Linked by Kroc Camen on Tue 24th Feb 2009 14:55 UTC
Apple Apple released the Safari 4 Beta today. Features: Tabs on top. "Top Sites" 'Speed Dial' feature. "Smart" address/search fields. HTML5 Canvas. HTML5 Audio/Video (though no Ogg). Acid 3. CSS Animation/Gradients/Masks/Reflection. CSS Web Fonts. New "Nitro" Javascript engine - "Up to 4 times faster than Firefox 3.1". 'Native' look and native font rendering on Windows Vista/XP. I can think of only one thing: "Now witness the firepower of this fully armed and operational battle station!"
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by Laurence on Tue 24th Feb 2009 16:40 UTC
Laurence
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2007-03-26

Leading the way with innovation.


I know all software giants need a degree of BS to get where they are, but I find the above quote a little offensive given half the features Apple have finally added have been in Opera, Firefox and even IE for years now.

But then I guess the headline: "Playing catch-up with the competition" doesn't earn as many downloads. ;)

Edited 2009-02-24 16:42 UTC

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