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    Wednesday, August 25, 2004

    The Browser Wars - Round 2?

    As newer web browsers become more stable, more and more folks are making the switch from Internet Explorer to an alternative. Improvements (coupled with unrelenting security issues with IE) have spawned a community of internet users and developers focused on safer, more user-friendly browsers. The growth of this community has seemed to gain some serious momentum in the last few months.

    BrowseHappy is one example of of raising awareness about other options, including Firefox, Mozilla, Opera, and Safari. The opinions stated are nothing new. It's a touchy/feely approach to what the Web Standards Project has been doing for several years. Just a new spin with a few testimonials introducing the notion that choices exist beyond IE.

    My Spidey Sense is telling me that there will continue to be a shift in momentum in the coming months. I just wonder where it'll all lead...