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You can now vote for your favorite products of 2013. This is your chance to be heard! Voting ends on February 4th.


View Poll Results: Browser of the Year
Chrome 102 13.88%
Chromium 67 9.12%
Conkeror 5 0.68%
Dillo 3 0.41%
dwb 2 0.27%
Epiphany 3 0.41%
Firefox 467 63.54%
Konqueror 8 1.09%
links/elinks 0 0%
Luakit 1 0.14%
lynx 6 0.82%
Midori 8 1.09%
Opera 28 3.81%
QupZilla 8 1.09%
rekonq 4 0.54%
SeaMonkey 22 2.99%
SlimBoat 0 0%
Uzbl 0 0%
w3m 1 0.14%
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Old 12-25-2013, 05:22 PM   #31
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For me, it used to be Chrome. I switched from Firefox to Chrome shortly after Chrome came out. However, recently I switched back to Firefox. The reason for this is because I use Synergy between both my laptops almost constantly. Chrome doesn't work well with Synergy on the server side, therefore I was forced to use Firefox. Firefox, however, is much better than it used to be I think. I have very little issues with it, aside from poor flash performance (thanks to Adobe for dropping Linux support). So, I still use Chrome when I want to watch Hulu as flash performs better in Chrome, from my experience.
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Fox for Freedom :-)

Occasionally during the hills of time I've use Add-ons, java or download mangers plus (now) VLC but for the most part the readme file in the flash-DL or this site: as e.g: has been working well; it's all about the change and Nightly now supports backwardly to 32-bit so happy new year.

P.s: HULU, games,,, any* work fine here...

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Old 12-26-2013, 12:45 PM   #34
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Originally Posted by astrogeek View Post
I chose Firefox almost reluctantly. But it is still the one I use even after looking at alternatives.
Same here.
Old 12-27-2013, 07:06 AM   #36
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I like Midori a little, and i use Opera occasionally too, but Firefox is #1, love it.
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Honestly, all browser sucked this year. Firefox was on top, just before their ESR 17 version.
Old 12-30-2013, 10:11 PM   #38
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Yesh. But we all know that firefox is going to win. LOL

Anyway, my vote is firefox like duh

On android I use Dolphin
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Cool Firefox!

Again, I gotta dance with who brung me! Ric
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The old command line staple still blazes past the graphical competition, who have become too focused on other things besides browsing and information extraction as of late.
Old 01-12-2014, 02:04 AM   #41
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Firefox definitly rocks. I also use Dillo from time to time. (Netsurf is also cool).
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I am using Firefox and Chrome equally, but I must vote for Chrome.
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I liked Opera mainly in my mobile, but it is the same chromiun for bad or for good.... so it is a living dead browser/


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