Imo, java is in a quagmire, not only in the language spec, but now
this. Whether or not google are infringing, it just means that anyone
interested in java tech and innovation will be paying oracle for the
It just seems to me that all of these kind of developments kill
inspiration in java and help other truly open platforms, like e.g.
haxe as a compiler and node.js as a platform.
So, yes, I think they should too :) I suspect the first move will be
Node.js on the google app engine - especially as it's based on their