All eyes were on the U.S. District Court in Oakland, Calif. this week as Oracle (ORCL) continued its quest to wring significant software-theft related damages out of SAP (SAP)
Politics and technology both made the headlines this week as a result of President Obama's trip to Asia. Speaking in Mumbai on Monday, the president announced that the U.S. will be lifting controls on high-tech exports to India, a move which could potentially boost Silicon Valley. Tech experts were also digesting the recent midterm election results this week and looking forward to 2011, with net neutrality, China and alternative trade all looming large on the horizon. Tech's Week Ahead Tech earnings season is wrapping, but there are still a few heavyweights left to report. Tune into TheStreet Thursday, when Dell (DELL) will (hopefully) announce how sales of its first smartphones are faring. Small business bellwether and financial software provider Intuit (INTU) also reports. --Written by James Rogers in New York. >To follow the writer on Twitter, go to http://twitter.com/jamesjrogers. >To submit a news tip, send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.