Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

eWeek: Mozilla Thrives in Comeback

Jul 27, 2004, 00:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jim Rapoza)

"When the Mozilla Foundation recently announced its one-year anniversary, I thought, 'Wait a minute! Hasn't Mozilla been around for many years?' I then realized that the anniversary referred not to the Mozilla browser but to when the browser was freed from its corporate entanglements with Netscape/AOL and the Mozilla Foundation itself was formed as an independent entity. As companies from Sun to even Microsoft think about open-sourcing some of their products, they would do well to remember Mozilla's history and learn from its successes and mistakes.

"Recent weeks have seen some major advancements for the Mozilla browser, as the latest security hole in Microsoft's aging Internet Explorer became the straw that broke the camel's back for many users..."

Complete Story

Related Stories: