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You can now vote for your favorite products of 2004. This is your chance to be heard! Voting closes on February 3rd.

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View Poll Results: Browser of the Year
Firefox 1,581 77.12%
Mozilla 136 6.63%
Opera 93 4.54%
Konqueror 171 8.34%
lynx 3 0.15%
links/elinks 8 0.39%
Netscape 5 0.24%
Epiphany 23 1.12%
Dillo 3 0.15%
Galeon 27 1.32%
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Old 01-31-2005, 10:31 AM   #196
mas00d
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Firefox rules!!
 
Old 01-31-2005, 04:30 PM   #197
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I've already voted for Galeon having used it for five years or so and have fired up FireFox in the past to have a sqiz. I found saving images in Galeon very easy but a hassle in FireFox.
So upon reading the encouraging posts among this thread I decided to bung it on again. After a small amount of poking around I came to the enhacements pages on the net. Ahhh... this is where FireFox lives.
Now I can make it do what I want. It is good, um no, great!
Next year my vote may be different.
 
Old 02-01-2005, 03:10 AM   #198
teumima
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firefox
 
Old 02-01-2005, 03:36 AM   #199
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Firefox may or may not be the best browser, but in all honestly I have to vote for it because of what it has done in raising the profile of open-source software. And I do like to use it too.
 
Old 02-01-2005, 03:54 AM   #200
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browser

i *use* konqi, but this year ya gotta give it to firefox......
 
Old 02-01-2005, 04:07 AM   #201
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Absolutly... Firefox!
No contest...
 
Old 02-01-2005, 04:22 AM   #202
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Firefox...
 
Old 02-01-2005, 05:19 AM   #203
peter-dambier
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Konqueror

(and Mozilla for all the pages, that my outdated Konqueror cannot read, like Gopher pages, ...)
 
Old 02-01-2005, 05:40 AM   #204
aphextwin
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Firefox definately
 
Old 02-01-2005, 06:05 AM   #205
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Opera. Where the Firefox crew gets their ideas.
 
Old 02-01-2005, 06:08 AM   #206
isiro
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Opera
 
Old 02-01-2005, 06:18 AM   #207
ailantian
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firefox
galeon
mozilla
all are very good
 
Old 02-01-2005, 06:42 AM   #208
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Bleh firefox is teh sux!!!11 ju5t a 0p3ra riP0ff

0p3ra for l33t d00dz

 
Old 02-01-2005, 07:02 AM   #209
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FIREFOX all the way!! 1.0 would have to be or actually be the top of the line!
 
Old 02-01-2005, 07:10 AM   #210
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Quote:
Originally posted by bummer
Opera. Where the Firefox crew gets their ideas.
Yeah, I'll go with opera as well. Not firefox (Baaaaaah!)

regards

John

p.s. Ok firefox is good, but not the best, and yes I can see where they're getting their ideas as well!
 
  


 


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