No. It wasn't.
So that was indeed the joke.
It isn't an editorial stance: That was how George Osborne presented it this week, as a way to help make up for the government's inability to meet its deficit reduction goals.
Ah, facts. Such versatile things they are.
Microsoft at its peak would have crushed Apple
Please do not try and rewrite history: IE debuted alongside Windows 95, as I wrote. In August 1995.
It did not debut "in" Windows 95, which is what you're saying. But IE also did not debut...