We knew it was coming. After Bruce Wayne returned from his travels through time, he had plans for Barbara Gordon, which coincided with the "Death of Oracle". Here is the result:
Batman Inc. #8
"Nightmares in Numberland"
Art by Scott Clark
Oracle becomes the defender of Internet 3.0
Interesting concept; not sure about the execution
An intriguing compromise for Batgirl lovers and Oracle lovers
What about Barbara Gordon lovers?
Would either side have been happy with this as a permanent change?
Will we see the Batgirl-Oracle hybrid in the DCnU?