How Rogue YouTube Employees Killed Internet Explorer 6

(Josh Centers) #1

Originally published at: https://tidbits.com/2019/05/06/how-rogue-youtube-employees-killed-internet-explorer-6/

Early YouTube employee Chris Zacharias has shared the story of how he and a rogue team of developers bypassed Google’s bureaucracy to put a stake through the heart of Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 6 Web browser.

(Glenn Fleishman) #2

Ha, I love this! Plus an unexpected quote from me!

(Adam Engst) #3

@jcenters gets big points for finding that old article—I’d totally forgotten about it.

(Jolin Warren) #4

That was a fascinating read, thanks for the link!