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MSN web site inaccessible to competing browsers

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Sun, 28 Oct 2001 19:00:57 +0000 (GMT)
Message-Id: <200110281900.f9SJ0vG11519@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Itworld.com (written permission required for deep links++, so I can't
be more specific) has an article saying that MSN.COM was temporarily
inaccessible ("please upgrade" message) to older and non-Microsoft
browsers and will always be degraded to non-Microsoft browsers (although
they claim the degradation is a result of a failure to implement the
"latest standards for XHTML", which could be OK if the degradation
is graceful).

++ In other words they are not part of the web!
Received on Sunday, 28 October 2001 14:01:01 UTC

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