Oracle seeks new trial in IP suit against SAP

FRAMINGHAM, MASS. - Oracle's plan to drag its legal fight against rival SAP's defunct TomorrowNow subsidiary through a second trial is not surprising, analysts said Tuesday.The company clearly wants to distract SAP by

Published on: February 8th, 2012 Jaikumar Vijayan

Technology News Gallery: Week of February 6, 2012

Our weekly roundup of worldwide technology news in pictures, courtesy of IDG News Services. This week: Facebook’s stock goes public, a robot-snake is born, Julian Assange has his day in court and more.Click

Published on: February 6th, 2012 IT World Canada

Technology News Gallery: Week of January 31, 2012

Our weekly roundup of worldwide technology news in pictures, courtesy of IDG News Services. This week: Megaupload is taken to court, Facebook files another lawsuit, Toshiba launches an e-reader, RIM finds itself a

Published on: January 31st, 2012 IT World Canada

Samsung wins in the Netherlands on tablet design

STOCKHOLM (01/24/2012) - The Court of Appeal in The Hague has ruled that the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is sufficiently different from Apple's European design patent that the tablet can remain on sale

Published on: January 24th, 2012 Mikael Ricknas

The date is set for Google vs. Oracle

In just a few short months, there could be a conclusion to Oracle Corp.’s lawsuit against Google Inc., which accuses the search giant of infringing Java patents in its Android mobile operating system.The suit

Published on: January 4th, 2012 jd speedy

Toronto firm sues Dell, LogMeIn for patent infringement

Toronto-based 01 Communique Laboratory Inc. has launched a patent infringement lawsuit Thursday against Dell Inc. and LogMeIn Inc. regarding a patent issued in 2005. The provider of remote access offerings like online meetings, remote

Published on: September 10th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Developers unhappy over Oracle Android suit

Oracle's lawsuit against Google over the Android mobile platform has upset some developers, even though the ultimate effect of the litigation remains to be seen."The group is very, very unhappy," with the lawsuit,

Published on: August 20th, 2010 Paul Krill

Java founder derides Oracle’s lawsuit against Google

Java founder James Gosling has weighed in on Oracle's lawsuit against Google over Android's use of Java, saying the unsurprising litigation was about ego, money, and power. In separate blog posts during the

Published on: August 16th, 2010 Paul Krill

Lawsuits over Google Wi-Fi sniffing pile on

Nearly three weeks after admitting that it had sniffed sensitive data from open wireless networks around the world, Google Inc. is now facing at least seven U.S. class-action lawsuits over its practice.The first

Published on: June 4th, 2010 Robert McMillan