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Linux.com: The Twisted Pair: Netscape and Linux

Aug 03, 1999, 18:06 (15 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Michie)

Thanks to Marc Gallagher for this link.

"It's world domination fast. Linux is poised to decimate the software industry in one instant master stroke. Right? Wrong. In this piece, I'm going to examine how this attitude in part lead to the downfall of a software company that is familiar to all of us. They were young, they were hip, they were the new darlings of the press, and some of them got rich along the way. Yup, they were quite a sensation... they even revolutionized the Internet. Where are they now? Oh, they were recently acquired by America Online. Ouch.

"Yes, I am referring to Netscape Communications."

Complete story.