Imagine my relief when I read this article - hopefully it means the next 2 years of my Uni course of learning Java won't be in vain.A US judge has ordered software giant Microsoft to include Sun Microsystem's Java programming language in its widely-used Windows operating system.
The order is to remain in force pending the final outcome of a lawsuit brought by Sun Microsystems against Microsoft.
Sun claims that the software giant tried to marginalise Java by making a recent version of Windows, used on 90% of the world's personal computers, incompatible with the programming language.
Full article here - http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/2602753.stm
Also in the article it mentions of 3 other competitors bringing cases against M$. Does anyone know who the others are?