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Just a small historical revision - Netscape was losing a point of market share per month in mid 1997 - even before IE4 came out, because of Microsoft enforcing IE as the OEM browser on most desktop PCs

Right, Win95 bundling. How could I forget?

I cited some market share links from wikipedia elsewhere in this thread, and TechnicalBonobo set me straight on monopoly vs. (let's say) dominant competitor or market leader (whatever that term is).

The point for Dart (vs. JS) is that Google doesn't have 80% or even 50% share.

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