Google Calendar, the Eolas Patch for IE, DReaMing on, JBoss and more...

Summary:This week on The Dan & David Show, Dan joins me by phone from an undisclosed location in the foothills of the Pacific Northwest and we talk about Red Hat's acquisition of JBoss and Microsoft's rollout of an automatic patch to Internet Explorer -- what I'm calling the "Eolas patch" -- that adds more friction to an IE-based Web experience  and that also puts a feather in Firefox's hat.   Also on the agenda was Sun's project DReaM and Google's new jack-of-all-trades Calendaring service.

This week on The Dan & David Show, Dan joins me by phone from an undisclosed location in the foothills of the Pacific Northwest and we talk about Red Hat's acquisition of JBoss and Microsoft's rollout of an automatic patch to Internet Explorer -- what I'm calling the "Eolas patch" -- that adds more friction to an IE-based Web experience  and that also puts a feather in Firefox's hat.   Also on the agenda was Sun's project DReaM and Google's new jack-of-all-trades Calendaring service. Can Google break the grip of Microsoft's thick calendaring solutions where others haven't?  This podcast can be delivered directly to your desktop or MP3 player if you're subscribed to our podcasts (See ZDNet’s podcasts: How to tune in). For more the topics covered during the show, search our blog.

Topics: Browser

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David Berlind was fomerly the executive editor of ZDNet. David holds a BBA in Computer Information Systems. Prior to becoming a tech journalist in 1991, David was an IT manager.

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