Forbes: Internet Explorer Vs. Firefox
Oct 04, 2004, 16:00 (10 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Penelope Patsuris)
"The world of Web browsing has reached a tipping point.
Microsoft's Internet Explorer browser has been and remains the de
facto standard for Internet users. But for the first time since the
late '90s, when Redmond quashed Netscape, Microsoft has some real
"Alternative browsers have been around for years, including
Netscape, which was long ago absorbed by the Time Warner
conglomerate. The popular open source browser Mozilla is based on
Netscape, a program called Opera has a following, and Apple
Computer has its own browser, dubbed Safari..."
Complete Story [Editor's Note: I recommend clicking on the
little slideshow of IE vs. FF data. I particularly found the patch
stats very telling. -BKP]