CNET News: AOL to Release New Version of Netscape
May 28, 2004, 14:30 (5 Talkback[s])
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"America Online said Thursday that it plans to release a new
version of its Netscape Web browser this summer, though the effort
does not appear to signal a return to major browser development
work for the company.
"An AOL representative said that the new software will be based
on Mozilla 1.7 code developed by Netscape's open-source offshoot.
She described it as a relatively minor upgrade that will include a
few security patches, but leave the interface mostly unchanged.
'This is not a huge step forward,' she said..."