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Google and Oracle CEOs meet for 6 hours, fail to settle lawsuit

The CEOs of Oracle and Google met in court for six hours on Friday but failed to reach a deal to end their massive copyright lawsuit over Google's use of Java in Android.

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Oracle wants $9.3B for Google’s use of Java in Android

Oracle is seeking as much as $9.3 billion in damages in a long-running copyright lawsuit against Google over its use of Java in Android, court filings show.

There IS such a thing as a little too much space

This team is upgrading an application server from Java 7 to 8 and converting configuration files from XML to text files. And -- surprise! -- some very-hard-to-find glitch now means the system won't start.

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Java gets micro services tools at last

Lightbend's Lagom framework helps Java developers create and manage microservices architectures

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JetBrains polishes Kotlin for JVM in advance of general release

The release candidate also features improved Java interoperability

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Oracle plans to kill an attacker's favorite: the Java browser plug-in

Next year, the Java browser plug-in, which is frequently the target of Web-based exploits, will be retired by Oracle.

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PayPal is the latest victim of Java deserialization bugs in Web apps

PayPal has fixed a serious vulnerability in its back-end management system that could have allowed attackers to execute arbitrary commands on the server and potentially install a backdoor.

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Oracle raises questions on open-source license for Android with OpenJDK

Oracle raised questions over whether a version of Android running OpenJDK code will get an open-source license.

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Oracle settles with the FTC over 'deceptive' Java security promises

Security issues have long bedeviled users of Oracle's Java SE, and the FTC's efforts to address the problem finally came to fruition.

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Red Hat pursuing Java-Node.js connection

Red Hat envisions a world in which the two environments co-exist, and the company wants to drive the integration

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Slow progress on modularization delays Java 9

In need of extra time to develop the modularization capability and Project Jigsaw, Oracle wants to push back Java 9's arrival from September 2016 to May 2017

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Open-source Java projects: Docker

Set up and deploy a Java application to Docker, then integrate a Docker container into your Maven build process for easier testing and automated production builds.

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Developers consider JSON, security proposals for Java EE 8

At JavaOne, Oracle reveals the numerous proposals under consideration for inclusion in Java EE 8, due in 2017

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Java 101 primer: Composition and inheritance

A quick guide to the composition technique in Java programming. Learn how to use composition to resolve the well-known problem with inheritance.

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Enterprise Java moves back into the spotlight this fall

The annual JavaOne conference, coming this October, will feature a big dose of Java EE content.

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Java at 20: Its successes, failures and future

Oracle's Java VP discusses J2EE, OpenJDK, security woes, and the long gap before Java 7

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Java at 20: JVM, Java's other big legacy

The virtual machine that runs Java is also the runtime for new languages -- some quite unlike Java

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Java at 20: Programming juggernaut rolls on

Java has joined C and C++ as a programming language that has stood the test of time

Java collections tutorial: Learn lists, maps and more

Learn how to use Java collections in this free PDF guide.

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