eWeek Predicts Mozilla will Challenge Internet Explorer

Monday July 28th, 2003

In his latest opinion piece for eWeek, Jim Rapoza tackles a favourite topic of tech columnists recently: are the Browser Wars coming back? Rapoza thinks that they are and says Microsoft's recent decision to only provide enhancements to Internet Explorer via Windows upgrades could leave an opening for alternative browsers. Mozilla, Rapoza argues, is well-placed to take advantage of this opportunity with its up-to-date and innovative technology.

#25 Well Mosaic is dead ...

by johann_p

Tuesday July 29th, 2003 2:49 PM

You are replying to this message

but I do not see any innovation in Mozilla that would make it an IE killer (or even an Opera, Konqueror killer). It is just a another browser - personally I like the portability, that it is free, standards conformance (though sometimes overdone), and some technical details like XUL. But there is nothing that I can do with Mozilla that I cannot do with other browsers/email clients, sometimes better.