In a move a lot less talked about than Mac to Intel, Borland announced that a future version of JBuilder will be based on Eclipse. This is good news both for Borland and Eclipse — Borland can focus its energies on building on JBuilder top of an IDE ecosystem, instead of trying to compete against one that’s free, and Eclipse gains that much more momentum. Every major tool vendor now supports Eclipse in some way, except Sun and Microsoft.

These last few blog entries have gotten quite technical; sorry to those not fluent in computergeekese.

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