IE7 For XP Beta 2: Has Firefox Met Its Match?


Next year at this time, if you find yourself using and liking Internet Explorer 7, thank the volunteers at the Mozilla project. The release of Mozilla Firefox 1.0 roughly 18 months ago marked the beginning of a steady downhill slide for Internet Explorer the open source browser has been taking increasingly bigger bites out of IE's market share (and mindshare) ever since.

After a series of solid and reliable updates, Firefox is, by most objective measures and in nearly every category, a better browser than Internet Explorer 6.InformationWeek | Internet Explorer 7 Beta 2 Review | IE7 For XP Beta 2: Has Firefox Met Its Match? | April 26, 2006

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