Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Thursday August 11, 2011

Google: Microsoft Revealed Our Secret Source Code

According to this article, Google's lawyers have accused Microsoft of revealing "highly confidential" Android source code to an expert witness that will testify in the company's ITC case against Motorola.

The expert accessed the source code as part of Microsoft’s ITC case against Motorola, which alleges that some Android-powered Motorola phones violate Microsoft patents. Microsoft’s ITC case against Motorola is one of several "proxy battles" against Android-powered phones. Microsoft wants to use patents to collect royalties on every Android-powered handset, and has reached settlements in some cases, including with HTC.