AOL to End Netscape's Security Updates
RENEE MONTAGNE, host:
Our last word in business is a eulogy to the world's first commercial Internet browser. Netscape Navigator helped popularize the Web. But as surfers switched to Internet Explorer, Netscape's market share dwindled. Its current owner, AOL, tried to keep the browser alive. But AOL has just announced that as of February 1st, 2008, it will no longer release security and other updates for Netscape Navigator, thus ending support.
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