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View Poll Results: Internet Browsers - what do you use?
Internet Explorer 110 16.03%
Netscape 4 0.58%
Mozilla Firefox 353 51.46%
Opera 61 8.89%
Apple Safari 22 3.21%
The new kid on the block, Chrome from Google 119 17.35%
Any other?? Please specify 17 2.48%
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Old 30th November 2010, 17:49   #601
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I'm on IE7 on my office laptop (most of the time I have to be on it, and plenty of office software like SAP doesn't run on any other browser. How Cheap!).
Omy home PC I run Chrome but get to use it very li'l.
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I run IE8 on my laptop and it works like a charm all the time. No problems whatsoever. Have always been a fan of tab style browsing and i just love it
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Safari it is! The new feature on Safari 5 called 'Reader' lets you to read an article without any other contents other than the article. Neat. I'm a fan of that and now I'm institutionalized
Other things for which I stick to Safari are 'Top sites' and the 'Cover flow' kind of history & bookmarks navigation, like the one in iTunes. To top it all, the beautiful fonts. After all, Jobs is the man
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Your IQ vs. your browser choice:-

Internet Explorer Users Are Kinda Stupid, Study Suggests | PCWorld

Regret if you aint on FF / Chrome
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Apparently, IQ tests are kinda stupid too!
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Old 1st August 2011, 22:25   #606
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The IE9 is really too good. I use it and Aurora 7.0 interchangeably (Aurora for forums, IE9 for others).
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Apparently, IQ tests are kinda stupid too!
I accept that, but those who are still using IE only are in the stone ages esp. IE6 users.
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I accept that, but those who are still using IE only are in the stone ages esp. IE6 users.
sometimes u have no choice. On my office laptop I cannot upgrade from IE7 And there are still some sites that dont function as well on other browsers as on IE!
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I have a crazy thing with my bank internet banking, where I have to fire up Windows, but still use Firefox (I think its java versions) but can't remember the last time I was forced to use ie. Oh, there's a Singapore hotel booking that won't work Firefox/Ubuntu, but does FF/XP
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I use Firefox or Chrome. Wherever a secure login is involved like bank sites, I use firefox and for others chrome. I have'nt used IE much. There are many sites which runs only on IE due to Javascript issues. We have an ERP application which runs on all browsers, but to keeping it compatible with all browsers is a pain especially when users start downloading the new version before even it passes the beta stage. Every new version of any browser, something in Javascript is bound to break.
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Thad, which bank is insisting on IE only internet banking?

Recently, my secondary bank (Canara Bank) is insisting on IE only with some kind of client SSL certificate, and I have stopped depositing money into that account, after getting no response from their support on how their SSL key will work on GNU/Linux.

I am on active look out for a bank to maintain my second a/c ("redundancy", as the sysadmins call it), and want to avoid such banks.
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I was using FF for few years. Once i tried Chrome never switched back. However sometimes i miss cool gadgets i was used to on FF.

Use IE9 for site which works only on IE. Its pretty cool as well due to its acceleration support.

Its a pretty healthy war going between browsers to establish supremacy. Ultimately users will reap the benefits.
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Thad, which bank is insisting on IE only internet banking?
Axis. Not IE only, it works fine in Firefox, but not FF under Ubuntu, only FF under Windows. I think it is a java version problem. The use java for the one-time-passkey generator.

I have XP in a Virtual Machine (much quicker than two reboots) and use that for online payments.
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You can always install IE Tab in Firefox and just 'Switch Rendering Engine' to go into IE, and then revert. Some sites do not open daughter windows correctly, so this is what I do.
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Safari it is! The new feature on Safari 5 called 'Reader' lets you to read an article without any other contents other than the article. Neat. I'm a fan of that and now I'm institutionalized
Other things for which I stick to Safari are 'Top sites' and the 'Cover flow' kind of history & bookmarks navigation, like the one in iTunes. To top it all, the beautiful fonts. After all, Jobs is the man
These are all copied from Opera. Just saying .
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