Firebird news topics

Firebird General
  Firebird, Fyracle and Vulcan   Firebird tools and Applications
  Reviews and comparisons   Opinions and discussion
  Markets and marketing   Ideas and editorials

Firebird Connectivity
  JayBird, JDBC and Java   ADO.NET, dotNET and C#
  ODBC drivers and tools   Delphi, Kylix and IBObjects
  PHP (language, FB-driver, apps)   OOo Base (and related)

Builds and supported platforms
  Windows   Linux
  All BSD flavours   Solaris (sparc and x86)
  Apple OS X      

Other databases
  Generic stories   IBM, DB2 and Informix
  Oracle (the company and the database)   PostgreSQL, Ingres (and family)
  MySQL (the company and the product)   SQLServer (including MSDE, Access)