Facebook is open sourcing a new security tool intended to help developers write apps that are more secure and efficient on Android.
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Java and Android IDE arrives with Java EE 7 support and improves from Android Studio collaboration.
An initialisation flaw within the Java Cryptography Architecture has been patched, but not before leaving Android vulnerable to attacks resulting in Bitcoin theft.
Marakana has offered courses about Android, Java, HTML5, Scala, Python, Hadoop, and jQuery, among other languages and platforms.
The company's updated mobile development toolkit allows coders to write once for both iOS and Android platforms, with iOS support coming through the use of a Java Virtual Machine.
The J2ObjC tool converts Android-friendly Java source code to Objective C, which is used to build iPhone and iPad apps. It can't be used as a shortcut to building iOS app user interfaces, though.
Oracle's case against Google over the adaptation of Java code for Android has been weakened after the presiding judge ruled that Google was free to adapt the API for its own purposes
Blame BYOD for the demise of the Android-powered Cius, Cisco says — but price, lack of vision and a failure to keep up with the consumerisation trend also played their part
In closing statements, Google's counsel reasserts that Google used Java APIs in a fair use manner for Android, transforming them into a full smartphone stack.
In rebuttal arguments, Oracle's lawyers have tried to convey that Google was lazy and taking the easy way out by using Java APIs when developing Android.
In rebuttal arguments, Oracle's lawyers try to convey that Google was lazy and taking the easy way out by using Java APIs when developing Android.
The decision of why Java and its APIs were used for the development Android continues to come under fire during the Oracle-Google trial.
As Google continues to present its side of the story in the copyright legal battle against Oracle, lawyers recalled Android chief Andy Rubin to the stand.
The founder and father of Android, Andy Rubin, was finally called to the stand in the Oracle v. Google trial to testify about licensing discussions regarding Java.
Oracle claims that Google appropriated the Java API fror Android and that money is due. That's not the way the law has worked in the past, nor how it should in the future
Larry Page's strongest argument in the Oracle v. Google case seems to be that he just didn't know anything about Java licenses when Android was being developed.
Google CEO Larry Page evades questioning from Oracle's legal team over how much knowledge he had in regards to discussions about Java licensing.
Google's defense team reiterates in opening statements that both the Java language and related APIs were free to use for Android.
Arguing that "Android is not a clean room implementation," Oracle said that Google copied Java code.
Both Google and Oracle's CEOs have been named as witnesses by Oracle in its lawsuit over patent and copyright infringement claims surrounding Java and Android.
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