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Chromium Latest Snapshots FTW. Firefox is just too clunky these days. Made the switch to Chromium (Chrome dev without most of Google's lame branding) and never looked back
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IE9 is not number 1, IE in total is (5, 6, 7, 8 and 9).

And really I just love all the IE hate here.

IE is still ahead for many reasons. Yes it comes pre installed. Many businesses and schools require it, and for the majority of users, it works.

I put Opera on my wifes computer, she just did not like it. No reason given besides that, she uses IE9 and it does all she needs.
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Didnt see this coming
    
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Originally Posted by SchmoSalt View Post

Now hackers will focus on attacking Chrome users more instead of Firefox users. Good for me as I am running Pale Moon. biggrin.gif

Chrome is pretty damn secure. I think Google's offer of $20,000 to the first who finds a hole in it still hasn't been earned.

Edit: http://www.geeky-gadgets.com/google-offers-20000-prize-for-chrome-hack-03-02-2011/
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I've only read 2 pages of comments so far, but usually when there's a thread about Firefox vs Chrome there are tons of people defending chrome saying that it's the best (and some of them bashing Firefox) with only a few people defending Firefox (and some bashing Chrome).

What happened? Are u guys hipsters and love Firefox now because Chrome is more popular? -.-
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Originally Posted by ressurrectin View Post

I've only read 2 pages of comments so far, but usually when there's a thread about Firefox vs Chrome there are tons of people defending chrome saying that it's the best (and some of them bashing Firefox) with only a few people defending Firefox (and some bashing Chrome).
What happened? Are u guys hipsters and love Firefox now because Chrome is more popular? -.-

Chrome is absolutely terrible with memory management. 10 tabs in Chrome uses the same amount of RAM as 50 tabs in Firefox. Do your research.
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Chrome is absolutely terrible with memory management. 10 tabs in Chrome uses the same amount of RAM as 50 tabs in Firefox. Do your research.

Yeah hey buddy, I use Firefox exclusively. I'm not a fan of Chrome.
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i absolutely love waterfox its sleek looking and the performance is awesome along with add-ons
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Chrome still cannot block video ads. That is one reason why I don't use Chrome more.
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Firefox 8 is full of bugs, some sites don't even render properly at all, and YouTube looks all messed up with it at the moment, channel avatars look all stretched out for some reason which looks strange. Using Chrome at the moment.

Stopped using IE few years back, IE6 was the worst, IE7 and forward does not appeal to me with the stupid looking GUI design.
    
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