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Jury Deliberates Copyright Phase Of Oracle-Google Case
2012-05-02 04:09:50

Image Credit: Photos.com --- Attorneys for Oracle and Google wrapped up their closing statements on Monday in the copyright phase of a high-profile trial over Google´s Android operating system. It is now up to a jury to decide whether Google infringed upon Oracle´s Java copyrights when the company developed its Android mobile operating system, the most popular smartphone software platform in the world. Oracle attorney Michael Jacobs told the jury that Google´s...

2011-11-16 08:00:00

Full Spectrum Software, a life sciences consultancy and developer of software for medical devices has released a new software report on remote user interfaces for medical devices and laboratory instruments. This software architecture provides robust, secure connectivity to remote users of instruments and diagnostic equipment on desktop as well as iPad, Android and other mobile platforms. Southborough, MA (PRWEB) November 16, 2011 Full Spectrum Software has been developing remotely...

2011-07-09 00:00:29

Interchain, a product company focused towards In-Vehicle hardware and software products is proud to launch a customized Android platform for In-Dash and Rear Seat Entertainment applications. Interchain has spent over 2 years in the development of the customized hardware and software platform christened "GWVectra" which is now ready for OEM adoption.The GWVectra concept, was showcased earlier in CeBit 2010 where it received tremendous response. After that the company had spent almost 12 months...

2011-07-07 07:15:00

A patent licensing deal between Microsoft and Wistron, a Taiwanese contract manufacturer of Android devices, has been made, according to a press release from Microsoft. The software giant has a wide range of patents used in Google Inc.'s Android operating system. The deal "provides broad coverage under Microsoft's patent portfolio for Wistron's tablets, mobile phone, e-readers and other consumer devices running the Android or Chrome platform." No details of from the agreement have been...

2011-06-01 08:35:01

Beijing, June 1, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - According to the recent research of Xpshou.com, tablet PCs equipped with Intel's Android will be listed at the middle of this year and next year you will see the new combination of Windows and the ARM. It is easy to see that the terminal equipment market will start to change from next year. The market share of Wintel's platform will decrease from nearly 50 percent of last year to 30 percent or less in 2014.Xpshou.com reports that the combination of...

2011-05-19 09:00:00

GOLD RIVER, Calif., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Synergex, provider of technology solutions, today announced its 35th anniversary. Its flagship product, Synergy/DE, is used by greater than 800,000 users at more than 50,000 licensed sites around the world to develop business solutions that improve operations and increase profitability. 35 years ago, Synergex (originally known as DISC) created DBL, a portable, multi-platform superset of the original DIBOL language. Over the years, they...

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'