Mozilla Tries Firefox Recipe with Thunderbird

[ Thanks to Peter Anderson for this
link. ]

“Mozilla wants to reproduce the Firefox Web browser’s success
with Thunderbird, its open-source e-mail software.

“In 2005, the Mozilla Foundation set up a corporation to run
elements of the Firefox Web browser operation. Now it’s doing the
same with Thunderbird, providing the as-yet-unnamed subsidiary with
$3 million and beginning plans to significantly expand its
programming staff, said Mozilla Chief Executive Mitchell

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