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Wired: Vaporware ’99: The ‘Winners’

The last year of the last decade before 2000 has come and
gone, but the Vaporware 1999 “winners” are still a dream to some,
and a nightmare to others.

“Thanks to your enthusiastic email contributions, we’ve compiled
the Bottom 10 list of products that, despite much hype and many
promises, have not yet come to pass….”

“3. Netscape’s Communicator 5.0: Netscape’s Communicator 5.0,
a.k.a. Mozilla, which was supposed to speed up surfing, didn’t
garner the most votes, but it definitely aroused the strongest
passions….”

Complete
Story