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Re: Supply and Demand
In reply to Robert Waugh's message sent 11/24/97 2:32 PM:
>There is no way that you can liken Netscape's marketing strategy to
>Microsoft's predatory strategy. Netscape provides the browser for free to
>majority of individual consumers because our CEO thinks that it should be
>accessible technology. Microsoft provides their browser for free because
>their CEO thinks that everyone should pay a royalty to use technology.
I accept most of what you say, but allow me to pose the devil's advocate
question: Were there not several browsers on the market when Navigator
arrived on the scene, and didn't Netscape essentially drive them out?
Man will occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of the time
he will pick himself up and continue on.
-- Winston Churchill
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