These 8 men own more wealth than half the world combined

2017-01-16 11:55

The eight individuals who own as much as half of the rest of the planet are all men, and have largely made their fortunes in technology.

Oracle to buy cloud firm for $1.5bn

2013-12-22 16:10

Business software giant Oracle announced plans Friday to boost its cloud services with a $1.5bn acquisition of Responsys.

Apple blocks Java on Macs

2013-02-01 07:24

Mac computers have stopped running programs written using the Java programming language in their browsers, as Apple blocked it because of security problems.

Live your island dream

2012-07-03 07:46

You don't have to be a billionaire to buy your own island.

Google cleared in Oracle suit

2012-05-24 08:29

Google won a major victory as jurors sided with the internet giant in a high-stakes court battle over patents with business software titan Oracle.

Google chief defends Android in court

2012-04-19 12:45

Google co-founder Larry Page stuck to his guns in a San Francisco court, testifying that the web giant did nothing wrong when it built the Android platform.


Google rejected by US court in Java copying case

2015-06-29 16:05

The US Supreme Court let Oracle press accusations that Google developed its Android smartphone operating system by improperly copying the Java programming language.

Google taken to task over Android phones

2013-04-09 11:46

Google is in the firing line again after major firms, including Microsoft, complained to the European Commission over its Android-powered cellphone offerings.

Oracle CEO's island will be 'green lab'

2012-10-03 09:49

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison wants his recently acquired Hawaiian island to become a "little laboratory" for experimenting with more environmentally sound ways to live.

Google wins case against Oracle

2012-05-24 09:36

Google has won a major victory as jurors sided with the internet giant in a high-stakes court battle over patents with business software titan Oracle.

Jury deadlocked in Google, Oracle battle

2012-05-04 10:29

Jurors in a court battle between Google and Oracle have struggled to agree on whether the internet giant infringed software copyrights in Android software.

Google says Oracle sued after losing

2012-04-17 22:13

A Google lawyer has told a jury Oracle decided to sue over Android after failing in mobile software.

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