In an apparently unprecedented move, Netscape Communications will give away its Navigator browser, confirming rumors over the last several weeks. It also will give away the source code for the next generation of its Communicator suite--a move designed to strike at the heart of rival Microsoft's Web development strategy. This NEWS.COM special coverage analyzes the implications for Netscape and the industry.
Communicator to become freeware
lead story Netscape Communications says it will hand out its browser free and will give away the source code of the next generation of its Communicator suite.
A bold or desperate move?
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