Original Link: http://www.zdnet.com/a-close-look-at-how-oracle-installs-deceptive-software-with-java-updates-7000010038/

Ed Bott:

Congratulations, Oracle.

Java is the new king of foistware, displacing Adobe and Skype from the top of the heap.

Currently, Oracle only does this with their Java installers for Windows, but there’s really nothing stopping them from doing it with their Mac OS X installers eventually…

Well, nothing aside from Java’s eventual slide into oblivion as a desktop technology that is…