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As Internet shares break down, investors see value in old tech

Traders work on floor of New York Stock Exchange

Intel, Oracle, Microsoft and Cisco, known as the four horsemen during the late 1990s technology boom due to their strong performance and leading market share, have all rallied since the beginning of March even as many other tech companies' stocks have been crushed. These legacy tech names have emerged as an alternative for those who ...

HP says Oracle violated contract, seeks billions

Attendees walk down branded steps at the 29th Oracle OpenWorld in San Francisco

SAN JOSE, California (Reuters) - Oracle Corp violated a clear contract with Hewlett-Packard Co when it decided it would no longer make new versions of its database software compatible with HP's Itanium-based servers, a lawyer for HP said in court. The two technology companies faced off on Monday for opening statements in a bitter lawsuit ...

Oracle sues Lodsys to squash its patents, deals in ironic reversals of fortune

Oracle sues Lodsys to squash its patents, deals in selfcontradiction

Lodsys has been facing an increasing backlash ever since it began suing left and right to scrape money from developers over patents, including countering lawsuits from some heavy hitters. Its stiffest opposition might have just lined up in the form of Oracle, however. The database behemoth is hoping to render four of Lodsys' ...

Summary of decisions in Oracle case against Google

A federal judge in San Francisco has handed Oracle another setback in its case against Google. Oracle Corp. had accused Google Inc. of stealing Oracle's Java programming language to build Google's Android software for mobile devices.From http://news.yahoo.com/summary-decisions-oracle-case-against-google-230449262--finance.html