Mike Knell wrote:
> Almost corrected. My recollection is that Netscape (the web browser, not
> the company) was always freely downloadable for personal and educational
> use, but any commercial use required payment. Free beer if you were a
> person, but not if you were a company. Unconditional free beer only
> appeared after IE forced them into it.
In fact the fact that IE 3.0 was actually "more free" than Netscape 3.0
was a major part of the reason a lot of ISPs distributed a customised
version of the Microsoft Browser as their Internet software package.
And the fact that it was probably the better browser didn't do IE any
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