Category Archives: Netscape

Why I left…

… Fordham University in 2006: Jason Calacanis offered me the position of Managing Editor for Netscape.com. … Netscape in 2007: AOL had fired or lost all their great upper management and were being run by two people who didn’t know … Continue reading

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My take on AOL’s new logo — UPDATE

Wow. I mean, I thought the switch from Netscape to Propeller was a horrible mistake, but had hopes that with Armstrong coming in to steer the ship that things might turn around for AOL. But, yikes. Why would you destroy … Continue reading

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DiggBar: First signs of Digg losing relevance to the realtime crowd

Digg has bait-and-switched its entire userbase by first offering the DiggBar as a URL-shortening service, but now redirecting all DiggBar created links to the Digg URL for the story, rather than to the root story and the word on the … Continue reading

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Propeller.com

Netscape officially became Propeller.com today, and Netscape.com became Netscape.aol.com, a sad, skinned version of AOL that will most likely result in short term ad revenue gains, but in a long term continued downward spiral of traffic for the site. All … Continue reading

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Netscape a year later…

Ditto to what Jason said.

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Happy Anniversary, Netscape!

A year ago today, Jason, myself, Alex, Brian, Alexia, Randall, Ryan, Karina, Fabienne, Elliot, Dakota, Trey, Craig, Andy, and Christoph, along with some help from the Blogsmith developers, launched the beta of the New Netscape. A lot of us are … Continue reading

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Go download the new Netscape Browser NOW!

Navigator 9 Beta has been released – The Netscape Blog It’s got a side browser, a temporary link pad for links that you want to check later but don’t want to keep bookmarked forever, it’s Firefox, skinned nicely, and tweaked … Continue reading

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