Read the account of how WoSign handed out the key to githib.
The incredible -- or just-precious -- part of it is that InfoWorld believes there is enough of any critical mass of programmers or software industry decision-makers who still frequent Slashdot to make this a worthwhile media buy for them.
Well, I'm both a programmer and a decision maker, and I really wonder about the motivation of someone who would pick Java for a new project. Oracle is beyond toxic.
I'm a certified Java Programmer (1.4) and really don't advertise it any more. Oracle's Java is dead to me.
"We shall reach greater and greater platitudes of achievement." -- Richard J. Daley