Five reasons Android can fail
Jun 27, 2011, 01:20 (7 Talkback[s])
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Before jumping into why I think Android faces trouble
in the long run, let me mention one problem I
donâ€™t see as standing in
Androidâ€™s way: The Oracle lawsuits Yes, Oracle
claims that Google owes them billions in damages for using
unlicensed Java technology in Androidâ€™s core
Dalvik virtual machine.
"I follow patent lawsuits and hereâ€™s what
going to happen with this one. It will take years and millions of
dollars in legal fees, but eventually Google will either beat
Oracleâ€™s claims or pay them hefty licensing