Is Microsoft Attacking Sun or Protecting Consumers?

by Thor Olavsrud

The beta version of the software titan's new Windows XP operating system doesn't have out-of-the-box support for Java and has tightened security settings to block applets.

July 18, 2001 -- In a move that has Java developers up in arms, Microsoft Corp. decided not to ship a Java Virtual Machine for the cross-platform Java language in the recent beta version -- Release Candidate 1 (RC 1) -- of its new Windows XP opera
This article was originally published on Thursday Jul 19th 2001
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