Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 25th Dec 2005 21:58 UTC
Internet & Networking "Fifteen years ago, the Web browser was invented on Christmas day. We look at the history of the browser, talk to its creator, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, and ponder how the software increasingly provokes users to define their own ways of consuming information online." Berners-Lee: "A lot of people really want to have an arrangement to provide them with the software that is maintained, and to pay for that support. So, there's a place for the commercial software makers. But the open-source community is absolutely essential for the development of the Web. That's very important to maintain a healthy community."
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browsers of old
by Hayabusa on Tue 27th Dec 2005 00:28 UTC
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Ahh the good old days. I can remember when Mosaic was THE browser. Then along came Netscape with the Pulsing N and blew mosiac out of the water. good times. Browsers have come a LONG way since the beginning.

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