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Comparing Firefox 2 and IE7 (part 2)

After my previous post turned into something of a mammoth essay, I decided to start afresh with my running commentary on the installation and first impressions of Firefox 2 for Windows.  Regular blog readers may remember that I reviewed the Mac version a few days ago, but the Windows version sits within a completely different operating system, and as such will undoubtedly operate differently, hence this separate review.(more…)

By Matthew, ago
Technology

Comparing Firefox 2 and IE7

For the first time in a while, I turned my PC on. Inspired by Phill's blog post about a bug he found in the recently released Internet Explorer 7, I decided it was about time I bit the bullet and downloaded IE7 for myself. And while I was at it, I thought I might as well download and install Firefox 2, which although not officially released is being made available for people to try before it actually goes public. This, then, is a running commentary on the installation and first impressions of both browsers, as used on my Windows XP Home SP2 computer. (more…)

By Matthew, ago