Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 13th Jul 2006 19:17 UTC
Mozilla & Gecko clones eWEEK Labs' tests show that Beta 1 of the open-source Firefox 2.0 includes some welcome new features, catches up a bit with capabilities found in other Web browsers and adds some nice security enhancements. However, while Firefox 2.0 is shaping up to be a good upgrade to Version 1.5 of the popular Web browser, it doesn't look like it will be the slam-dunk over the forthcoming Internet Explorer 7 that Firefox 1.5 has been to the current IE 6.x. For that matter, unless Firefox 2.0 and IE 7 improve greatly before their respective releases later in 2006, neither will come close to topping the quality of the already shipping Opera 9.
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Tom Janowitz
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2005-12-05

I'm also pretty sure that when they integrated IE into windows they did so out of love of mankind.

Irrelevant.


I find it absurd that you would suggest, it gives its browser away for free becuase it makes soo much money.

Where did I state this ? I only say, that money for them are elsewhere.


I suspect it plans on making money in much the way Firefox is doing so, through advertising.

The answer is in the very my post, which you quoted.

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