Browsers War

As of 2008-2014: Google has unseated rival Microsoft as the leading browser maker in the U.S. for the first time:

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~Google unseats Microsoft as the U.S. browser powerhouse. By Gregg Keizer, Computerworld.

How this war began: 20 years ago …

June, 1996: Turn-point  in the Browser’s War

Month Netscape Navigator Microsoft Internet Explorer
May-96 83.2% 7.0%
Jun-96 78.2% 8.3%
July-96 72.6% 15.8%
Aug-96 62.7% 29.1%

~ Roads and Crossroads of the Internet History : Chapter #4 – Birth of Web, Browsers Wars …
 

 

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