The lower bound has been improved to cn^{4/3}.

J. Pach and G. Toth: Monochromatic empty triangles in two-colored point sets, in: Geometry, Games, Graphs and Education: the Joe Malkevitch Festschrift (S. Garfunkel, R. Nath, eds.), COMAP, Bedford, MA, 2008, 195--198.

## The lower bound has been improved

The lower bound has been improved to

cn^{4/3}.J. Pach and G. Toth: Monochromatic empty triangles in two-colored point sets, in: Geometry, Games, Graphs and Education: the Joe Malkevitch Festschrift (S. Garfunkel, R. Nath, eds.), COMAP, Bedford, MA, 2008, 195--198.