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post #11 of 26
Safari is a train wreck.
post #12 of 26
Both are crap, Firefox (Pale Moon more so) ftw!
    
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Kinda want to see the movie, but i'm not going to install silverlight just to see it. This is the first time i've seen it needed for something, and i'm not going to use up resources for it since I can't anticipate seeing it needed again.
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Safari doesn't suck guys ( on iPhone that is )
Edited by redmustang - 6/9/10 at 5:15pm
post #15 of 26
in web design class, we are forced to work on the mac machines as they are "Superior" in photoshop/video editing (bs i know) but the point is the macs as installed with safari and only safari because of not being able to install chrome or firefox... i hate safari so much more than IE but i love chrome overall.
Safari kept slowing up the macs, and sometimes even freezes the mac. Its just not smooth and conformable to use (for me)

trying to say, safari should drop out of the internet browser race, same with IE lol

edit:.......IMO
    
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Safari doesn't suck guys ( on iPhone that is )
I know for a fact that Safari for Windows sucks ass. The OS X version is much better. (same goes for iTunes)
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I know for a fact that Safari for Windows sucks ass. The OS X version is much better. (same goes for iTunes)
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Seconded.
same here, it is very true...
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post #19 of 26
I ran the same test in Firefox 3.6.3 (no hardware acceleration) and never dropped below 33 FPS. Is hardware acceleration really necessary for a test like this? Shouldn't they be testing the new feature with something more graphically intensive?
post #20 of 26
AFAIK hardware acceleration has more benefits for mobiles and laptops, so if they had more graphically intensive tests they wouldn't work on them.

Ofc it helps desktops out as well, but we have pretty much smooth Internet browsing atm anyway.
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