CanadaComputes.com: Waiting for Communicator 5.0Dec 02, 1999, 20:32 (11 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tom Venetis)
[ Thanks to Alan W. Irwin for this link. ]
"Users and analysts say Netscape Communications must release a compelling Web browser product soon or it will lose out to its rival, Microsoft Internet Explorer, if it has not already done so...."
"Their future is shaky and unless they can really put out a quality product, a true gem that stands the test of time, they will lose out to Microsoft," says Don Eglinski, a long-time user of Netscape's browser in Edmonton."
"According to Saito, the delays have more to do with decisions that were made by the Mozilla.org team and Netscape coders working on the browser than with the merger of America Online (AOL) and Netscape, or problems with the company's open source strategy, as some analysts have suggested."