News Burst: Sun may hire Netscape workers Summary: Today could be the day when hundreds of Netscape Communications workers lose their jobs and then get rehired by Sun Microsystems. By Richard Barry | March 24, 1999 -- 17:35 GMT (09:35 PST) American tabloid USA Today is reporting that Sun will start a new e-commerce division, an outgrowth of Netscape's merger with America Online. Full story to follow. Topic: Networking Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.