I landed on this article and it sounded pretty amusing to me. Why? Because when it was written, Apple was planning it’s dominance on the Web, as it seems. But here’s the point: something inexistent 4 years ago has the largest market share in the World today. It would not have been possible if it wasn’t for open standards and continuous push towards creating something better and, of course, Google.
You can check out the graph yourself here: http://gs.statcounter.com/#browser-ww-monthly-200807-201205
I bet nobody saw it coming.