Linked by David Adams on Tue 7th Jan 2003 18:05 UTC
Apple Steve Jobs just announced in his Macworld Keynote that Apple is releasing its own browser, called Safari. Its claim to fame is extremely fast performance on the Mac. The Mac platform has struggled from sluggish browser performance with IE (the old default browser). Update: According to Jobs, Safari is open source and based on khtml. It only runs on Mac OS X and will be available for download today.
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not bad....
by scott on Tue 7th Jan 2003 21:37 UTC

Well I've been playing with Safari (sorry BAD name) and its not bad at all, but I'm not sure its a great leap forward from Chimera, its faster loading and a little faster, but not so much that I'll ditch Chimera from my HD just yet. Fonts seem better (mostly) but I've noticed some graphics that don't seem to render as well, but hey its a beta so whadda ya want. Dunno if I would not just have prefered Apple to help Chimera get to a 1.0 release. Suppose this way they have full control.

But as a step away from reliance on MS, its a good one, now all Apple need to do is to fund/assist with a native version of openoffice and they can sleep better at night, I wonder if the X11 they have released is an effort to increase the ease of use of openoffice (among other apps of course).