Tales from the Browser wars: Mozilla stomps Internet Explorer

The IE crew in front of the truck. Internet Explorer 4 just got released
The IE crew in front of the Netscape building. Package delivered

They gathered people to help, and they tipped over the IE logo so that it was lying on its back, spraypainted “Netscape Now” on the side facing the street…and then carried over our 7-foot-tall statue of Mozilla (Netscape’s Godzillaoid mascot) and stood it up on top of the IE logo.

The next day: Mozilla stomps IE. Image taken from snafu.de
The current market share back then. Netscape 72%. Microsoft 18%.

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