Mosaic Communications Corporation was founded by Marc Andreessen and Jim Clark on 4th April 1994. They later change the name of the company to Netscape Communications Corporation. Marc Andreessen is known for creating the multi-platform web browser, Mosaic, generally credited for popularising the World Wide Web.
The open source distribution system, Cydia, which can be installed on jailbroken iPhones is named after the codling moth, Cydia pomonella, whose larvae eat the apple fruit upon hatching. [more...]