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Firefox 2 Comes Out Tuesday

If you watch as many Firefox RSS feeds as I do, you probably noticed about three dozen of them starting out with this same headline. Firefox 2 is coming out tomorrow! Finally all the folks that might have been holding out on downloading a release candidate can sink their teeth into the latest and greatest Mozilla offering.

In a quick Security Bits video, I think the guys over at Cnet have it summed up the best. Internet Explorer 7 is better than IE 6, but doesn’t beat Firefox.

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Internet Explorer 7 vs Firefox 2.0

The people at bit-tech.net give us yet another side by side comparison of the new Internet Explorer and Firefox 2.0. The entire article in question has a lot of interesting points, but the last paragraph left me a little shocked.

If IE7 is such a massive improvement, it’s hard to see what about the new Firefox really justifies the moniker ‘2.0’. It really seems like more of a 1.6 – there’s not a lot of difference here. The browser wars just got a lot more interesting…

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