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What Firefox really needs

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Firefox has been lying to you. They keep increasing their version numbers... but nothing is happening. The main selling point for Firefox 3 is "it's fast... just like we used to be". Here's a table:



Marketing hypeActual versionFirefox 0.9Firefox 0.9Firefox 1Firefox 1Firefox 1.5Firefox 1.1Firefox 2.0Firefox 1.2Firefox 3.0Firefox 0.9Firefox 4.0Firefox 2.0 (hopefully)



Firefox is not worthy of going past the 1.x version until there is innovation. I submit that this is the feature that will mark the beginning of the 2.0 browser era:


EDIT:

You can vote on https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=471370

Are you Looking for a Rhino Thimble?

Are you Looking for a Rhino Thimble?

This was one of the original eBay magazine advertisements.

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This is one of those blog posts where I searched Google for something random, and I was disgusted by how utterly incomplete the Internet is... then I use the keyword in my blog as a way to make a permanent documentation of history.

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Munich and Prague

Here are the photos from my trip to Munich and Prague:

http://camera.phor.net/cameralife/folders/2008/2008-03%20Eurotrip

If you like any of them, please use the star button, or post a comment on the photos.