Scrambling for every advantage in the browser battles, Microsoft
to bundle its Internet Explorer 2.0.1 for Macintosh with widely used email
software Eudora Light
Eudora, made by Qualcomm, is the
world's most popular email application with an estimated 10 million users
worldwide, according to Matrix Information Directory Services. The
"Light" version that will come bundled with Internet Explorer for the Mac is
the company distributes to help popularize its more robust commercial "Pro"
Microsoft has developed its own mail and news client
for Internet Explorer for Windows 95 and hopes to integrate it into the
upcoming version 3.0, due later this summer.
Despite the publicity surrounding Microsoft's current beta of Explorer 3.0 for
Windows, no plans have yet been released for a new Mac version of the browser.
The current release for Macintosh, complete with the Eudora Light bundle,
is available as a free download from Microsoft's
Explorer 3.0 posted sans