from the new-and-improved,-now-with-larger-numbers dept.
scdeimos writes "Mozilla has announced the release of Thunderbird 5.0b1, the first in their new rapid release cycles. According to the Thunderbird Beta FAQ, Thunderbird 4 was skipped, as the program's version is now tied to the underlying Gecko engine."
The tree of research must from time to time be refreshed with the blood
of bean counters.
-- Alan Kay