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Again, the average user is not going to search for extensions to speed up their browser...

What does the computer illiterate crowd have to do with which browser is faster? What's faster, is faster, no matter how much you try to ignore facts.
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Knew there would be some one crying about how hard it is to click a button to install an extension... lachen.gif Seriously?
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What does the computer illiterate crowd have to do with which browser is faster? What's faster, is faster, no matter how much you try to ignore facts.

It does make sense though. I think it should be faster out of the box and not need tweaked, hacked, and add ons added on.
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I just prefer Chrome over FF and IE. I don't know why...Firefox feels limiting and not as fast...IE just sucks in general. Makes me feel like I'm back on Web TV. I find it just a boring pain and chore to use. It's like the stone-age.

 

The coolest thing about FF is the Persona Profile Rotator and the News Ticker on the bottom, but those can give me crashing issues and just aren't worth the hassle. Also, I've lost all my tabs on FF several times even though it's set to save them. Never once on Chrome.


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It does make sense though. I think it should be faster out of the box and not need tweaked, hacked, and add ons added on.

It's just a simple add-on. The same case with installing noscript on both browsers. Works better on Firefox and has more options. Does it matter that noscript isn't installed by default? No. One browser is faster and gives you more customization features. It is, what it is.
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Personally, I was once a chrome user but for many reasons that could fill up this page, I now am back to firefox!
If it has become the top browser, the internet is in a sad shape! IMO of course!

Same here. Firefox FTW!
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Firefox>Chrome>IE9>Safari

Sorry, but I prefer my Swiss Army Knife of a browser. I cant live without all its tweaks!
    
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I stopped using Firefox after it kept crashing constantly. I used Chrome when it first came out, then liked the new updates on Firefox, but couldn't stand using it after it literally crashed at least 2-3 times a day. I reinstalled plenty of times too. Love Chrome, and I don't remember it ever crashing once.
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w0o Safari FTW!!!.. /sarcasm..I like chrome and just disable the tracking stuff and use opt outs for w/e else..glad to see i.e. falling.
    
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The only complaint I have with Chrome is that when you have dozens of tabs open it starts to bog down. Firefox is generally slower, but handles 50+ tabs easily.
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chrome ftw baby!
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