1. According to Google’s own help document the addition of gaming to the service might not be that far away. But early adopters of Google+ hoping to escape the Hand of Zynga shouldn’t despair just yet, and here’s why. Game updates will have their own separate stream.
3. A U.S. judge rejected Oracle Corp’s (ORCL.O) claim for billions of dollars in damages from Google Inc (GOOG.O) for infringing on Java patents, a day after warning both sides they had taken unreasonable positions in a patent battle over the Android mobile system.
But the judge on Friday gave Oracle a chance to come up with new figures, after saying in a testy hearing the day before that both technology giants were “asking for the moon.”