Larry Ellison acknowledged Oracle’s interest in diversifying beyond its main business of database software while testifying Tuesday on the second day of a trial pitting two high-tech bellwethers.
Oracle intends to rely heavily on Google’s own internal emails to prove Google’s top executives knew they were stealing a popular piece of technology to build the Android software that now powers more than 300 million smartphones and tablet computers.
Menlo Park has been reviewing bids for a major housing development across from the new Facebook headquarters, a city official said.
Facebook is moving its headquarters out of Palo Alto to the former campus of Sun Microsystems in Menlo Park.
Oracle Corp. has agreed to pay $46 million to settle a lawsuit over alleged kickbacks to win government work.
Oracle Corp.’s net income swelled 20 percent in the latest quarter as the world’s biggest maker of database software prospered from freer technology spending by corporations.