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Old 09-09-2007, 11:52 PM   #1
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Default Firefox breaks 400 million downloads

In less than three years, Mozilla's Firefox has amassed 400 million downloads. The whole shift towards using the Firefox web browser was sparked in November 2004 by a Spread Firefox campaign in which tens of thousands of users spawned 25 million downloads. The buttons and banners placed on websites took only a year to grab 100 million downloads, and a year later 200 million.

http://www.downloadsquad.com/2007/09...ion-downloads/

This is quite an impressive feat. Popularity is growing constantly, so 500 million will happen in no time.
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Old 09-10-2007, 09:00 AM   #2
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I wasn't happy about it, but I bought Windows 3.1 so I could run Netscape.
Those were the days. Never liked IE, so when Firefox came out, I was very happy. Now I'm a Opera user.
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Sadly, I was an IE user all the way up until Firefox 0.3 first came out. I always tried Netscape and other browsers, but none grabbed me. I didn't particularly enjoy IE, but it was all I felt like using. The day I first installed Firefox was a good one. I felt like I was invincible against spyware, haha.
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I use to IE until a couple years back, when a buddy told me about Firefox, and oh man do I love it.
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Opera is stated to be the safest, but FF has the most addons. I think that's what draws alot of us to FF. Have yet to try IE7.
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