The Permeative Netscape Days
The Evolution of the Web
While this period in the late 1990s and early 2000s lead to huge technical leaps it also brought about significant technical fragmentation. Microsoft in particular were often cited as being slow to adopt the standards being driven by the various versions of ECMAScript. The ripples of this period of fragmentation continues to impact developers day to day, however, its impacts are lessening year on year.
The Battle for Control and Rebirth
The Take Over