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Windows 7: chrome and firefox

08 Mar 2013   #1

Win 7 home premium 32 bit
chrome and firefox

why do we have 2 different version of open source browsers, why cant they merge into one... what purpose does FF and chrome serves

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08 Mar 2013   #2
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ult. x64

Competition is good
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08 Mar 2013   #3

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600

Thats like asking why KFC and Mcdonalds dont merge because they both sell food. allegedly!
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08 Mar 2013   #4


Kentucky fried McNuggets
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08 Mar 2013   #5

Win 10 Pro 64

It is called competition. I would never use a Google Product to surf with. Maybe you should ask Google as Firefox has been around since it was named Phoenix. I still have that somewhere..
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08 Mar 2013   #6

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by z3r010 View Post
Kentucky fried McNuggets
KnFuggets, sounds like something the south park chef would serve

same thing with supermarkets
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08 Mar 2013   #7

windows 7 home 64bit

Its always good to have a choice
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08 Mar 2013   #8

Windows 7 Ultimate

As others have said. Competition. I live in the Google ecosystem. Everything just works great together. Syncing from browser to phone to G+ to searching the net with their search engine. Some don't like Chrome because it's very basic as far as customizations go (appearance that is as the extensions are catching up with FF as far as tools to better the browser). Firefox is very different. You can make it look like what you want. Both get the job done for their respected users.
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20 Mar 2013   #9
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1

In the same vein, why have Apple and Linux? We could have Lindowmac.
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20 Mar 2013   #10

Windows 10x64 Build 1709

Or even the Macdows, what a logo that would have!

chrome and firefox-macaw-2-377250.jpeg

stylized of course.......

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