February 26, 2002

Is Microsoft stifling Java?

Author: JT Smith

NewsFactor Network writes "Recent visitors to Sun's Web site were greeted by a large graphic that said "XPerience This! New Java plug-in for Windows brings your browser back to the leading edge." That graphic is the result of a long, drawn-out battle between Sun and Microsoft that led to Microsoft's abandonment of Java support in its Internet Explorer browser. Windows users now must turn to Sun for third-party software to make them first-class citizens on the Web."

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