Which browser do you use

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Which browser do you use the most?

Internet Explorer
5
14%
Mozilla Firefox
16
46%
Google Chrome
9
26%
Opera
2
6%
Safari
1
3%
Other
2
6%
 
Total votes: 35

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Stiphan
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Which browser do you use

Post by Stiphan » Thu Nov 12, 2009 8:13 pm

The primary browser I used to use was Firefox but switched to Chrome which I find to be slick and fast.

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Perry
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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by Perry » Thu Nov 12, 2009 8:16 pm

I've used Firefox for years now, at first it was a nice change, now I'm just used to it and so I don't want to change!

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Ben
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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by Ben » Thu Nov 12, 2009 8:19 pm

IE8 - because it was there.
“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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piotr
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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by piotr » Thu Nov 12, 2009 8:57 pm

Image

Because I like animals :tongue:
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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by pink_trike » Thu Nov 12, 2009 9:44 pm

Both Firefox and Safari
Vision is Mind
Mind is Empty
Emptiness is Clear Light
Clear Light is Union
Union is Great Bliss

- Dawa Gyaltsen

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Bhikkhu Pesala
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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by Bhikkhu Pesala » Thu Nov 12, 2009 10:29 pm

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Opera, because it has built-in email, and is extremely easy to customise.

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uslic001
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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by uslic001 » Fri Nov 13, 2009 1:08 am

Switched from Firefox to Chrome 3 months ago and haven't looked back as Chrome is so much faster.

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Ben
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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by Ben » Fri Nov 13, 2009 1:37 am

Hi Bhante
Bhikkhu Pesala wrote:Typing Pāḷi
Thanks for your work in providing Pali font for Opera. Its worth converting to Opera!
metta

Ben
“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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BlackBird
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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by BlackBird » Fri Nov 13, 2009 1:45 am

Stefan wrote:The primary browser I used to use was Firefox but switched to Chrome which I find to be slick and fast.
Indeed, but thus far no RSS :(

Chrome primary, FF secondary.

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"For a disciple who has conviction in the Teacher's message & lives to penetrate it, what accords with the Dhamma is this:
'The Blessed One is the Teacher, I am a disciple. He is the one who knows, not I." - MN. 70 Kitagiri Sutta

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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by retrofuturist » Fri Nov 13, 2009 2:02 am

Chrome at home, IE at work.

I got onto Chrome early and love it. I don't like or want much schmanciness, so enjoy its streamlined stylings.

Metta,
Retro. :)
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Dugu
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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by Dugu » Fri Nov 13, 2009 4:42 am

I have tried both IE and Firefox... and Google Chrome so far is my favorite. It's simple and fast.

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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by Paññāsikhara » Fri Nov 13, 2009 4:59 am

I use "Iron", which is a customized cut down version of Chrome.
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Potato
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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by Potato » Sun Nov 22, 2009 12:46 am

Firefox running under Linux at home, Firefox running under Windows at work, and Opera Mini on my BlackBerry.

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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by Mawkish1983 » Sun Nov 22, 2009 7:28 am

Opera mini on my phone primarily, or Skyfire if someone posts a video in a thread (flash support on a mobile phone browser? Oh yes!). I rarely use a PC for the internet nowadays, but if for some reason I have to I use firefox just because it's there (linux, it's an old PC)

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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by appicchato » Sun Nov 22, 2009 3:44 pm

Paññāsikhara wrote:I use "Iron"...
:thumbsup:

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Annapurna
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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by Annapurna » Sun Nov 22, 2009 6:14 pm

Firefox and IE.

So Chrome is faster, you say...?

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Re: Which browser do you use

Post by jcsuperstar » Sun Nov 22, 2009 7:08 pm

so i switched to chrome after reading all this... i don't know if its better or not yet though, spell check however, is nice!!!!
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