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View Poll Results: What Internet Browser do you use?
IE7 7 4.43%
IE8 7 4.43%
FireFox 110 69.62%
Safari 11 6.96%
Opera 5 3.16%
Chrome 10 6.33%
Other (Specify) 8 5.06%
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Old June 10 2009, 04:24 AM   #91
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Re: What Internet Browser Do You Use?

new Beta build of FF version 3.5 out, calling it a "Preview" now
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Old June 10 2009, 05:13 AM   #92
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My Mac OS downloaded the Safari 4 update today (I thought I had the Safari 4 update already, but it was just 3.23). I tried it out and it is VERY fast. However, it's still lacking in features compared to Firefox, and I'm not talking about extensions. It's ad handling capabilities are below even the basic setup of Firefox, and while it looks good, it's still a bit clunky in some respects.

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Same here. I gave it a shot, but two minutes of looking at the stuff that Greasemonkey and other extensions block out for me sent me running back to my Firefox.
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Old June 11 2009, 07:32 AM   #93
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Safari, even on a Mac, is slow as molasses to me.
Normally, I'd agree, but they've done something to Safari 4.

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Same here. I gave it a shot, but two minutes of looking at the stuff that Greasemonkey and other extensions block out for me sent me running back to my Firefox.
Yeah. It still feels too clunky to be my default browser. Backup? Sure, but that's it.

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Old June 12 2009, 04:38 PM   #94
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Now I know why we all use Firefox!

If browsers were women...
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Old June 12 2009, 04:43 PM   #95
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Firefox.

But at work Im stuck with IE
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