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The Supreme Court heard arguments in the Oracle vs. Google legal battle today, but experts say that it's hard to predict which way the tremendously important case will go

23 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Restaurant menus. Cracking safes. QWERTY keyboards. Justices toyed with all sorts of analogies on Wednesday as Google and Oracle took a complicated decade-long battle to the Supreme Court.
The case, which centers on Oracle's allegation that Google stole crucial parts of its code to build its Android system, has already been through three trials and two appeals over the last decade. The outcome has the potential to send shockwaves through the industry, redefining the rules around one of the most common building blocks in software development.
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