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07.25.11
Judge tells Oracle to rethink $2.6 billion claim against Google
07.25.11

Judge tells Oracle to rethink $2.6 billion claim against Google

The war between Google and Oracle is far from over, but the big G keeps racking up tiny victories...

By T. O'Brien,   07.25.11
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01.21.11
Android source code, Java, and copyright infringement: what's going on?
01.21.11

Android source code, Java, and copyright infringement: what's going on?

So it's been a fun day of armchair code forensics and legal analysis on the web after Florian Muell...

By Nilay Patel,   01.21.11
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01.09.11
The GPL, the App Store, and you
01.09.11

The GPL, the App Store, and you

My colleague Chris wrote a post about the popular video playback client VLC being pulled from the Ap...

By R. Gaywood,   01.09.11
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01.08.11
Apple pulls VLC from the iTunes store
01.08.11

Apple pulls VLC from the iTunes store

Looks like VLC's role as champion of open-source legal rights is no more -- rather than lawyer up,...

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11.01.10
VLC for iPhone and iPad may disappear thanks to GPL complaints -- go get it now
11.01.10

VLC for iPhone and iPad may disappear thanks to GPL complaints -- go get it now

There's always been tension between Apple's tight control of the iOS App Store and the DRM-free lic...

By Nilay Patel,   11.01.10
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10.31.10
Grab your iOS version of VLC now... it may be gone soon
10.31.10

Grab your iOS version of VLC now... it may be gone soon

Based on the latest comments from VLC media player lead developer Rémi Denis-Courmont, it see...

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10.05.10
Google responds to Oracle's Android patent lawsuit, we break it down
10.05.10

Google responds to Oracle's Android patent lawsuit, we break it down

It's been just over a month and a half since Oracle first sued Google for infringing various Java-r...

By Nilay Patel,   10.05.10
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06.10.10
Mozilla bundles WebM support into nightly Firefox builds
06.10.10

Mozilla bundles WebM support into nightly Firefox builds

Google's new web video standard seems to be gathering a bit of momentum, as today Firefox is follow...

By Vlad Savov,   06.10.10
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04.14.10
Fahy vs Linden Lab: No case to answer?
04.14.10

Fahy vs Linden Lab: No case to answer?

Last week, on Thursday 8 April, Corey Fahy in Philadelphia filed a lawsuit against Linden Lab and mo...

By Tateru Nino,   04.14.10
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