Internet Explorer 7, Firefox 2 in A Tale of Two Web Browsers

In the last two years, the web has gone through a truly vibrant period of innovation. We've seen advancements in file sharing, social networks and rich media presentation, as well as the proliferation of Ajax and full fledged applications that run within the browser.

Within the last week, two new browsers have been released, both of which hope to be your first choice for bringing all of that new web content to your desktop.

Firefox 2, the latest version of Mozilla's open-source browser, was released Tuesday -- less than two years since version 1 and about 11 months behind version 1.5. Microsoft's Internet Explorer 7, the first browser from the Redmond giant since IE6 arrived in October 2001, was released for Windows XP users Oct. 18. Wired News: A Tale of Two Web Browsers

Linked by shanmuga Thursday, 26th October 2006 11:32PM