Linked by Eugenia Loli on Thu 17th Feb 2005 07:48 UTC, submitted by Swaroop C H
Mozilla & Gecko clones Its all over the blogosphere: 25,105,560 downloads in just 99 days! Even Scoble's congratulated the project: "In just a few months your app has become one of the most used Windows applications in the world. My hat's off to you!"
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RE: drsmithy
by browser downloads on Fri 18th Feb 2005 07:39 UTC

"Scarier that you've never visited Windows Update..."

Well, it's primarily a gaming system with win98, so I downloaded all the patches manually, and not from MS's site.

Any sites are in the hosts file for me...

Besides, it's on a dialup connection, firewalled, and scripting host, java, etc all turned off.

Never had a virus or spyware on this box, and I'm not excited about upgrading to MS's spyware OS anyway...