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2008 Sun buys MySQL, Netscape closes and Yahoo! and Microsoft deal falls through

Source:  Rex Features

2008 Sun buys MySQL, Netscape closes and Yahoo! and Microsoft deal falls through

Sun decided to consolidate it’s market share this year by buying MySQL. Netscape the bastion of free internet, shut down for the last time, and Google Chrome rose from it’s burning embers. Yahoo! and Microsoft fail to decide on a deal for the same of Yahoo! to Microsoft.

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