Billionaire Netscape founder Jim Clark is back with a new, self-funded startup

Jim Clark just can’t quit starting companies. The billionaire cofounder of Silicon Graphics, Netscape, myCFO, Healtheon, and Shutterfly, moved to Florida roughly 16 years ago to dive into the Mi

Jonathan Abrams from Nuzzel on mobile applications

It’s become a tech truism that the future is here, just not evenly distributed. But we often lose sight of just how unevenly distributed. We are reaching the point of a mobile computer in every hand

The Year Is 1996. Apple Instructs Its Employees How To Use The Netscape Browser.

Eli Goldberg emails us. He writes: <blockquote>"If you're ever having a slow news day, you might be able to do something funny with this. It's the instructions I received in summer 1996 when sta

The Smartphone Salad Days Are Over

<a HREF="">Horace Dediu</a> notes that Nokia and RIM are on a precipitous decline and that it is now, in short, a two horse race:

(Founder Stories) FlipBoard's Mike McCue: The Builder

<img src="" /> Before <a href="">Mike McCue </a>discovered how to flip

How We All Missed Web 2.0's "Netscape Moment"

<img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-290927" title="here" src="" alt="" width="300" height="189" /></a>(Editor's note: This is the t

Inside the DNA of the Facebook Mafia

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Today is Netscape Navigator's last day; Pour one out for our homie

[photopress:netscape_1 .jpg,full,center] It’s a sad day for the Internet, as today marks the final day of Netscape Navigator, the first mass market graphical Webrowser and the precursor to our f

YouPorn, We're Coming Up Behind You

Now that I have your attention, Compete has released a list of the fastest-growing (and fastest-declining) sites of 2007. Some of the fastest growers include Veoh, LinkedIn, Reddit, StumbleUpon, Six A

Powerful Support For Flock. Wait, Nevermind.

When Netscape announced they were shuttering their iconic Internet browser last month, they recommended to users that they consider moving over to Firefox: “We recommend that you download Mozill

A Sad Milestone: AOL To Discontinue Netscape Browser Development

Please observe a moment of silence for the Netscape browser. Netscape Navigator, the browser that launched the commercial Internet in October 1994, will die on February 1, 2008. AOL, which acquired Ne

2007 In Numbers: The Year AOL Killed Netscape's Traffic

Social voting remained a popular past time in 2007 with sites such as Digg more than tripling their audience, but some sites fared better than others according to data from comScore. One name with a l

Netscape Was Better As A Digg Clone: Viewers

Traffic on AOL’s Netscape portal has plummeted since the site dumped its social news voting model and reverted to a new portal, at least according to Alexa. Unfortunately the comScore figures fo

Propeller Will Be The New Netscape Digg Clone

AOL has announced that Propeller .com will be the new home for the Netscape social media experiment. What was once considered a possible Digg-killer is now relegated to the backwaters of AOL. In a sta

Netscape Digg Clone Is Kaput

We’ve known about it for weeks (despite Netscape’s claims that our post was innacurate), but now it’s confirmed: AOL has announced the end of Netscape as a social news portal. In a s

Update On It's Done, Possibly Moving To Big AOL Layoffs Coming.

We’ve gotten an update on the controversial post we wrote earlier this month on the possible shutdown of the fourteen-month-old old Digg-clone Netscape. Too many AOL execs have had their eye on

AOL May Kill Their Netscape Digg Clone

AOL is considering killing off the “Digg Clone” social news site that they launched a little over a year ago at Netscape .com, and redirecting traffic to the Netscape portal instead. One s

PC World's 50 Best Tech Products Of All Time

Incredibly awesome magazine PC World has come out with a Top 50 Best Tech Products of All Time list and boy is it full of nostalgia. Classics include 3dfx Voodoo3 at #16, the Motorola StarTAC at #8, T

Toward a Better Digg

Digg revolutionized social news when it launched in 2004. Since then, it has become the undisputed champ of news link ranking sites. They just recently crossed the million mark. And their influence go

MyNetscape to Launch Today: More Ajaxy Muck

MyNetscape (which is down as of 3 am PST) officially relaunches today as a customizable Ajax homepage for it’s users. The Netscape blog has details. Like Netvibes, Pageflakes, GoogleIG, MyYahoo,
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