Power Up Internet Explorer with Three Shells
Subject:   Perhaps
Date:   2004-03-24 15:14:12
From:   threedaysdwn
Response to: why bother

Perhaps because Firefox doesn't support real-world web standards, has a laughable (and headache-inducing, with the default config file) rendering engine, and thus fails to render a great many web pages correctly?

Sure, Firefox is slowly copying many of the features long offered by Avant (as is everyone else... including Safari and Konqueror)... things like tabbing, pop-up and ad blocking, etc.

But Firefox doesn't even do those things well. It's pop-up blocker is worthless.

Unless Mozilla/Firefox cleans up its act, most users will continue to use the best browsers for their platform... IE (or a variant like Avant) on Windows, Safari on the Mac, and Konqueror on most anything else.

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    2004-06-30 11:22:37  Zach [View]

  2. Perhaps
    2004-03-24 15:31:33  voodootikigod [View]

    • Perhaps
      2005-06-04 08:13:12  Zach [View]

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