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Netscape Releases 6.1

Wednesday August 8th, 2001

Netscape today released Netscape 6.1, which comes off the 0.9.2 branch. Visit the download page at Netscape for the build. Mozilla builds matching 6.1 are available in the July 27 0.9.2 nightly directories.


#57 Re: Re: C-Net review

by ksheka

Thursday August 9th, 2001 8:31 AM

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I when to the CNET review, and was planning to write to the editor on how he was heavily pro-MSFT in his review. When I read the review, though, I thought it was pretty fair.

For those that didn't read it, here is the last line (Copied without permission):

Too little too late? While we're impressed by Netscape 6.1's performance improvements, Netscape 6 should have run this well nine months ago. In the interim, Internet Explorer has only increased its share of the Internet surfing populace--according to BrowserWatch , more than 87 percent. If you're completely satisfied with IE, we see no compelling reason for you to switch browsers, but if you're even a little curious about finding a full-featured alternative to IE, Netscape 6.1 is finally worth a try.