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Firefox makes a lot of money off of its users using Google through its homepage.

I use FF 2.0, but only because I cannot use IE7. I find that IE7 is a better browser and I will use it over FF 2.0 / 3.0 when available.
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Its good to see that MS cant have a monopoly on everthing.
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Originally Posted by MGX1016 View Post
They should totally lose IE and go FF when installing windows FF should come pre-installed and if you have a google email account Google Browser Sync.
I have all favs, cookies, pass's etc... saves and it's awesome.
The only problem is that you really can't take IE out of windows :\\

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Originally Posted by pauldovi View Post
Firefox makes a lot of money off of its users using Google through its homepage.
That and by having google be the default search in the bar at in the top-right. Those two areas are where FF makes most of its money
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I prefer Firefox over IE, so I install it on every computer I touch.
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I prefer Firefox over IE, so I install it on every computer I touch.
Same. Everytime I reformat or something, the very VERY first thing I do after drivers is open IE ONCE to go download Firefox. Then proceed to delete all shortcuts leading to IE.
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Holy **** (excuse my language). I always use w3school's browser statistics as they are microsoft oriented (giving a good "bias" or w/e). Well anyway, I haven't looked at the thing for over a year... I remember when share was 15%.

We'll, it's 32.9%: http://www.w3schools.com/browsers/browsers_stats.asp
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Same. Everytime I reformat or something, the very VERY first thing I do after drivers is open IE ONCE to go download Firefox. Then proceed to delete all shortcuts leading to IE.
I did something like that at school. Installed FF on several comps with a flash drive but instead of deleting the IE shortcuts I made them redirect to the firefox.exe. The teachers werent happy
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Wohoo! Congratulations Mozilla!
Time to kick some Microsoft ass! Time to tum this world around! Time for revolution!!!!
*shoots gun into the air*
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Firefox makes a lot of money off of its users using Google through its homepage.

I use FF 2.0, but only because I cannot use IE7. I find that IE7 is a better browser and I will use it over FF 2.0 / 3.0 when available.
I agree actually. When IE6 was out I chose Fire Fox, but now I think IE7 is better then Firefox as well.
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I agree actually. When IE6 was out I chose Fire Fox, but now I think IE7 is better then Firefox as well.
Having corrupt windows registry over and over made me never go back to IE again. No matter how good IE is now, it could never compare to not having to worry about my window registry, having pop-ups every 15 minutes, having my homepage permanently reset,etc etc.
    
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