October 24, 2002

Online banks, retailers shut out Linux, Opera, Konqueror fans

"Scottish Power discriminatory policies against minority computing users (it's yet to give us a response on this beyond saying it is looking into the issue) illustrate a wider problem of commercial Web sites failing to allow users of perfectly capable alternative browsers from using their online facilities.

A useful site which documents support for online banking for Konqueror users amply illustrates this point, and show how many financial institutions worldwide are making life difficult for potential customers."

Link: The Register

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