CNET Opines on Apple's Choice of KHTML

Tuesday January 14th, 2003

CNET has an article about Apple's choice of KHTML over Gecko for its Safari browser. Featuring a variety of quotes from many high profile figures, the article goes as far as to call the decision a "snub" — a claim that Apple's spokesperson refuses to corroborate.

Update! Mike Shaver isn't too happy about being quoted out of context and Chris Blizzard also has some choice words about the article. MozillaZine founder Chris Nelson isn't quite so subtle. There's also a discussion at Slashdot.

#42 XUL, maybe

by jgraham

Wednesday January 15th, 2003 1:52 AM

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I really must learn to change the titles on my messages.

XUL is pretty much a Mozilla only thing, I agree. On the other hand XBL may eventually become standardised, and is really useful for doing a large class of things (I believe IE has something simmilar in concept to XBL...). Of course David Hyatt invented XBL, so...