The stakes are high for Google (GOOG -0.8%) in Oracle's (ORCL -1.2%) patent suit, Doug McIntyre...

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The stakes are high for Google (GOOG -0.8%) in Oracle's (ORCL -1.2%) patent suit, Doug McIntyre writes. The suit could make it less likely that handset companies will use Android, and if successful, it could wreck the fortunes of firms like HTC and Motorola (MOT), which have already based the software of many of their models on Android.