CmdrTaco from the no-you-are-the-more-badder-one dept.
GMGruman writes "Oracle's decision to shift focus from the Harmony Java open source project to OpenJDK seems innocuous enough — but InfoWorld's Josh Fruhlinger explains it's part of an effort to derail Google's mobile Android OS by gutting the open source project that Android has been driven by. IBM has signed on, apparently in return for getting the Java Community Process reactivated, leaving Google in a bind."
The tree of research must from time to time be refreshed with the blood
of bean counters.
-- Alan Kay