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IBM, Microsoft, a medley of others sing support for Google against Oracle in Supremes' Java API copyright case

Mage Silver badge
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Book Titles

Book Titles can't be copyrighted.

Surely APIs are a little like titles, except might take parameters or return a result.

I've no love for Google, but it seems obvious after almost 65 years of high level software (Wasn't Fortran 1956?) that long ago it was decided that source of the implementation is copyright but the "Titles" (API) can't be.

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