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Boat crisis inflames Southeast Asia’s sectarian divisions – The Interpreter

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The Interpreter

Boat crisis inflames Southeast Asia's sectarian divisions
The Interpreter
Brunei adopted draconian hudud, the Islamic penal code. Aceh, in Indonesia's west, followed suit, reinforcing its Sharia ... Of primary concern is the UNESCO-listed temple of Borobudur in Java. Such an attack, which could be reminiscent of the 2013 ...

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Copyright on Computer Programs: Solicitor General Argues that APIs are … – Patently-O

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Copyright on Computer Programs: Solicitor General Argues that APIs are ...
Patently-O
When Google developed the API-toolkit for Android, it wanted to use Java-like functionality, but didn't want to pay the license fee. So, rather than copying the Java code, the company had its engineers re-code the functionality. Because copyright doesn ...
New flash – Oracle v. Google copyright caseLexology (registration)
The Friday Roast – when politicking interferes with API copyrightDiginomica
News Flash – Oracle v. Google Copyright CaseJD Supra (press release)

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Weaponizing code: America’s quest to control the exploit market – Engadget

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Weaponizing code: America's quest to control the exploit market
Engadget
When the US Bureau of Industry and Security published how it plans to implement the sections on hacking technologies in a global weapons trade pact called the Wassenaar Arrangement (WA) last week, it ignited an online firestorm of meltdowns, freakouts, ...

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20岁了!甲骨文携手全球用户为Java庆生 – IT168

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20岁了!甲骨文携手全球用户为Java庆生
IT168
【IT168评论】2015年,是甲骨文Java迎来了20周年华诞,(Java的生日是5月23日)到目前为止, 没有任何一个技术编程语言能够拥有这么长的“寿命”,相反,现在的Java越活越好,越来越受到开发编程者的青睐。如果从企业级的发展 ...

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Java at 20, Part 3: Q&A with JCP’s Patrick Curran – ADT Magazine (blog)

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Java at 20, Part 3: Q&A with JCP's Patrick Curran
ADT Magazine (blog)
He worked at Sun for 15 years before that, where, among other things, he led the Java Conformance Engineering team in Sun's Client Software Group. That group was responsible for developing Technology Compatibility Kits (TCKs) for Java SE and Java ME.

AirAsia profit lifts in Q1 – Herald Sun

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AirAsia profit lifts in Q1
Herald Sun
It is the carrier's first results following the crash of one of its planes in the Indonesian archipelago last December, with the loss of 162 lives. Flight QZ8501, operated by AirAsia's Jakarta-based affiliate, went down in the Java Sea en route to ...

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Executions fail to dent Jakarta’s drug war – Herald Sun

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Executions fail to dent Jakarta's drug war
Herald Sun
And last week, a guard in West Java was caught with 16 kilograms of methamphetamine and several hundred ecstasy pills he claims were not his but drugs he had seized from prisoners. Although there is no evidence the death penalty deters crime, President ...

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Oracle Rejoices As Supreme Court Is Advised Not To Review Google Java Suit – CRN

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Oracle Rejoices As Supreme Court Is Advised Not To Review Google Java Suit
CRN
Oracle sued Google in 2010 seeking damages of up to $1 billion, claiming that its use of Java in Android violated several Java patents, as well as copyrighted material related to the Java platform. Oracle acquired Java when it bought Sun Microsystems ...
Oracle v. Google: We're not screwed yetInfoWorld

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Good news for game devs: Android Studio 1.3 supports Android’s C/C++ NDK – Ars Technica (blog)

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Ars Technica (blog)

Good news for game devs: Android Studio 1.3 supports Android's C/C++ NDK
Ars Technica (blog)
Writing Android apps in Java has obvious advantages, portability chief among them. The Dalvik and ART runtime environments can compile that Java bytecode to run on any one of several processor architectures, so developers can write code once that will ...
Android Studio Gets C/C++ FunctionalityADT Magazine
The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Wednesday, May 27Techworld Australia

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甲骨文携手各界共庆Java 20周年 – IT168

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甲骨文携手各界共庆Java 20周年
IT168
【IT168信息化】可曾记得你用Java写的第一句话“Hello World”?你的第一本Java书籍的封面?你调试的第一个Java程序…?二十年不过弹指间,我年方弱冠,你风华正茂。跳跃的键盘上,代码在你的指间流淌,世界在你我眼前瞬息万 ...

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Java at 20: Accolades, Suits and Controversies – CIO India

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Java at 20: Accolades, Suits and Controversies
CIO India
In 2003, Scott McNealy demonstrated Sun's Java Card technology that enabled a user to access a computing session securely from a remote server. By 2004, Java technology was present in almost 550 million desktops. At the time, almost 75 percent of ...

Oracle vs. Google: US-Regierung unterstützt Oracle im Urheberrechtsschutz … – Heise Newsticker

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Heise Newsticker

Oracle vs. Google: US-Regierung unterstützt Oracle im Urheberrechtsschutz ...
Heise Newsticker
Donald Verrilli, Generalstaatsanwalt der Vereinigten Staaten, ist der Ansicht, dass die Verhandlungen über Googles mögliche Schadenersatzzahlungen an Oracle über die Verwendung von Java-Code im mobilen Betriebssystem Android keine Sache sei, ...

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White House backs Oracle in Google code fight – iT News

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White House backs Oracle in Google code fight
iT News
The Obama administration has sided against Google and said the United States Supreme Court should not hear the the company's appeal in a long-running case against Oracle over fees for the use of Java code. The case hinges on how much copyright ...
White House backs Oracle over Google in Java disputeIT PRO
US sides with Oracle in Java copyright dispute with GoogleITworld
White House sides with Oracle, tells Supreme Court APIs are copyrightableArs Technica (blog)

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If Oracle Wins, Can Your Business Freely Use APIs? – CMSWire

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If Oracle Wins, Can Your Business Freely Use APIs?
CMSWire
The circumstances are just too unique: Android apps are actually a form of Java, which was developed by Sun Microsystems. A decade ago, Google wanted to build a smartphone operating system and needed a language interpreter. Rather than reinvent the ...
Let Oracle own API's, Justice Dept tells top court in surprise filingFortune
Google faces new hurdle in Oracle copyright fightMarketWatch
Justice Dept urges US Supreme Court not to hear Google's appeal against ...9 to 5 Google
Yahoo Finance UK
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Twenty Years of Java and Beyond – ProgrammableWeb

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Twenty Years of Java and Beyond
ProgrammableWeb
Java began as an internal project at Sun Microsystems in the early 1990s. The company wanted to create a language for programming next-generation television sets and remote controls. But by the mid-1990s, it was already clear that the online revolution ...

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White House backs Oracle over Google in Java dispute – IT PRO

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White House backs Oracle over Google in Java dispute
IT PRO
The White House believes Google owes Oracle damages over the use of Java code in the Android mobile operating system. Oracle is demanding $1 billion (£652 million) in damages over Google's use of Java to build the open source OS, maintaining that the ...
White House backs Oracle in Google code fightiT News
US sides with Oracle in Java copyright dispute with GooglePCWorld

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More than Java set to open on Main Street in June – Baltimore Sun

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More than Java set to open on Main Street in June
Baltimore Sun
According to Fields, Main Street is attracting more viable businesses with staying power than Laurel has had in years; and More Than Java Cafe fits right in. "We are thoroughly excited about their presence on Main Street," she said. "They have ...

US sides with Oracle in Java copyright dispute with Google – Computerworld New Zealand

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Computerworld New Zealand

US sides with Oracle in Java copyright dispute with Google
Computerworld New Zealand
The administration of President Barack Obama sided with Oracle in a dispute with Google on whether APIs, the specifications that let programs communicate with each other, are copyrightable. Nothing about the API (application programming interface) code ...
DOJ: Supreme Court Should Stand Down in Google-Oracle AppealThe Recorder

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Let Oracle own API’s, Justice Dept tells top court in surprise filing – Fortune

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Let Oracle own API's, Justice Dept tells top court in surprise filing
Fortune
Java is a programming language that was developed by Oracle's predecessor, Sun Microsystems, and is widely used by software developers. Google, backed by tech trade groups and law professors, do not dispute that computer code can be copyrighted.

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Java at 20 Years, Part 2: Still Top Dog After all these Years – ADT Magazine (blog)

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ADT Magazine (blog)

Java at 20 Years, Part 2: Still Top Dog After all these Years
ADT Magazine (blog)
I touched base with the ever insightful Wayne Citrin, CTO of JNBridge, who argued that the most significant change in Java was the shift in emphasis to the server-side after Sun realized that the original client-side emphasis (set-top boxes, applets in ...

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