XML News from Friday, February 27, 2009

The Omni Group has released OmniWeb 5.9 as free beer. Omniweb is a Mac OS X web browser that supports the core parts of XML on the Web including XSLT and CSS. As a product, I suspect it was doomed: nice enough but fundamentally a niche browser on a niche platform. Good niche products can succeed. Niche squared rarely does.