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Google Beats Oracle in $9 Billion Android Trial

A U.S. jury handed Google a major victory on Thursday in a long-running copyright battle with Oracle over Android software used to run most of the world's smartphones.

Reuters

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Larry Page Spars With Oracle Attorney at Android Trial

In a retrial at San Francisco federal court, Oracle Corp. has claimed Google's Android smartphone operating system violated its copyright on parts of Java, a development platform. Alphabet Inc.'s Google unit said it should be able to use Java without paying a fee under the fair-use provision of copyright law.

Reuters

· 2 min read

Google Calendar for Android Helps You 'Find a Time' for Meetings

Google wants to make the process of coordinating your next get together a little less painful.

Angela Moscaritolo

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Europe Charges Google With Abusing Android Market Dominance

Regulators allege that by requiring mobile phone manufacturers to pre-install Google Search and the Google Chrome browser, the U.S. company was denying consumers a wider choice.

Reuters

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Oracle, Google Fail to Settle Android Lawsuit Before Retrial

After a deadlocked jury in 2012, the companies failed to reach an agreement at a settlement conference last week.

Reuters

· 2 min read

James Trew

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The Creator of Android May Launch New Smartphone Company

Andy Rubin is considering a return to the mobile game.

Rob Price

· 2 min read

Instagram Is Piloting a Feature That Lets Users Toggle Among Multiple Accounts

Currently, users must sign out of and then back in to Instagram in order to switch between their work and personal accounts.

Geoff Weiss

· 1 min read

Why Mobile Payments Aren't Gaining Traction With Small Businesses

The adoption of mobile payment systems is nearly universal -- except on Main Street.

John Patrick Pullen

· 3 min read

Meet Google's New 'Pixel C' Tablet

The convertible tablet is reminiscent of the Chromebook Pixel, but uses Android as its operating system.

Emily Price

· 2 min read

Google Announces Two New Phones and Android 6.0 Marshmallow Availability

Google announced two new phones Tuesday, the Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X, along with availability details about the newest version of Android, codenamed Marshmallow.

Emily Price

· 3 min read