Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 20th Jun 2008 23:18 UTC
Mozilla & Gecko clones I've seen superlative after superlative concerning the release of Firefox 3.0, and in all honesty, it is making my stomach ache. Yes, Firefox 3.0 is a great release. It has a slicker interface (the UI on Vista looks quite pretty) and the use of native widgets in Linux is a very, very welcome addition. On top of that, it actually delivers what I was craving for the most from my favourite Windows web browser: much improved performance. But does Firefox 3.0 change the web, or alter the way we use the intertubes?
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RE[4]: As a developer...
by tyrione on Mon 23rd Jun 2008 20:23 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: As a developer..."
tyrione
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2005-11-21

Although I've just gone over to Firefox because of this new release(from Opera), I must say that WebKit is really on the front og renderingengines.

That being said: Opera's engine is very good as well, but Opera is neither open source and doesen't intergrate very well with my GNOME-de.

Looking forward to WebKit-based Epiphany though! I think that could evolve into a real killer-app. ;)


I've been using epiphany, iceweasel and konqueror much more, plus since opera 9.5 has been released on amd64 it's allowed me to have one less use for the ia32 libs.

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