Netscape Communicator

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Netscape Communicator

An earlier suite of Web browsing and groupware tools from Netscape that were packaged as a bundle starting with Navigator 4.0. Communicator refers to any Netscape Navigator product with a version number less than 6.0. It included the Navigator browser, Netscape Messenger email client, Netscape Collabra threaded discussions, Netscape Composer HTML editor and Netscape Conference, which provided audio and videoconferencing, whiteboard, text chat and collaborative browsing. The Professional version added group calendaring and scheduling, remote administration and 3270 emulation. See Netscape Navigator, Netscape Netcaster and Mozilla.
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But the netcaster proved to be an influential voice in spooking regulators about the potential of Comcast-TW Cable to hamper the growing market for OTT services.
com signed a deal with Netscape Communications Corp to provide calendar services and event listings for its Contact section on its Netcaster portal.
As a division of Infoseek Corporation, CID was selected as a premier channel partner by Netscape with implementation of Industry Watch on the new Netcaster service in mid 1997.
Netscape will include an updated version of its Netcaster software, in beta testing at the time of this writing, in the new versions of its Communicator web suite.
In August, Netscape released its new Netcaster push component, which will "Webcast" more than 700 channels of information from such sources as USA Today, CNNfn and CBS SportsLine.
Officials for Mountain View-based Netscape announced Tuesday that the product, called Netcaster and previously planned for a summer release, will be available to consumers within the next 30 days.
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The netcaster has been making the festival rounds for acquisitions, and helping to seed projects early on with filmmakers.
Microsoft had complained that Disney had used its full logo, including mouse ears on a push channel on Netscape's rival Netcaster, contrary to its deal with Microsoft.
Netscape first released Communicator without the much-vaunted Netcaster.
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To wit: Netflix wasn't a player in original programming in 2009 when Disney scooped up Marvel; today the Mouse is in the midst of a rich deal to produce four original Marvel-branded series for the red-hot netcaster.