Mary Jo Foley

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Mary Jo Foley has covered the tech industry for 30 years for a variety of publications, including ZDNet, eWeek and Baseline. She is the author of Microsoft 2.0: How Microsoft plans to stay relevant in the post-Gates era (John Wiley & Sons, 2008). She also is the cohost of the "Windows Weekly" podcast on the TWiT network. Got a tip? Send her an email with your rants, rumors, tips and tattles. Confidentiality guaranteed.

Freelance journalist/blogger Mary Jo Foley has nothing to disclose. WYSIWYG (what you see is what you get). I do not own Microsoft stock or stock in any of its partners or competitors. I have no business ventures that are sponsored by Microsoft or any of its partners or competitors.

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IBM, Google quietly supporting OOXML?

IBM, Google quietly supporting OOXML?

In spite of their public opposition to Microsoft's attempt to get the ISO standardization nod for its Office Open XML (OOXML) document format, IBM and Google quietly are supporting OOXML. That's according to two blog postings from the end of last week by Microsoft execs involved in the OOXML vs. Open Document Format (ODF) standards battle.

January 20, 2008 by

IBM rolls out upgrade to DB2

IBM rolls out upgrade to DB2

The database wars are waging on, as IBM rolled out an updated version of its DB2 Universal Database. The new version, due to ship on June 8, will run across a variety of operating systems, including Linux, Windows, AIX and OS/2.

May 13, 2001 by

IBM advances Web services strategy

IBM advances Web services strategy

The company is shipping its new WebSphere application server--fortified with support for leading Web services protocols and standards--that it plans to provide free to developers.

March 14, 2001 by

Linux: Do you believe?

Linux: Do you believe?

Are you open source developers afraid of the growing influence that IBM, Intel, Hewlett Packard and other established companies are having over open source?

February 1, 2001 by

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