The Legacy of the Netscape Browser - Mail Call

By Jim Rapoza  |  Posted 2008-01-03 Print this article Print
The Legacy of the Netscape Browser - Mail Call
While most early adopters of the Netscape suite chose it because of the browser, the Mail component quickly became one of the most popular free e-mail clients. E-mail may be moving to a Web-based platform, but many users still appreciate the free Thunderb
The announcement that the Netscape Web browser's life was coming to an end brought few tears. This is mainly because very few people still use it. But while the browser itself is heading off into the sunset, it has left quite a legacy. Here are some of th
Jim Rapoza, Chief Technology Analyst, eWEEK.For nearly fifteen years, Jim Rapoza has evaluated products and technologies in almost every technology category for eWEEK. Mr RapozaÔÇÖs current technology focus is on all categories of emerging information technology though he continues to focus on core technology areas that include: content management systems, portal applications, Web publishing tools and security. Mr. Rapoza has coordinated several evaluations at enterprise organizations, including USA Today and The Prudential, to measure the capability of products and services under real-world conditions and against real-world criteria. Jim Rapoza's award-winning weekly column, Tech Directions, delves into all areas of technologies and the challenges of managing and deploying technology today.

Submit a Comment

Loading Comments...
Manage your Newsletters: Login   Register My Newsletters

Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date
Rocket Fuel