We have Chrome and Firefox.
I don't think we ever did have a 3rd browser did we?
A software engineer in the Google Chrome team has spoken about inconsistency in feature support across different web browsers, promising a "more compatible 2021". In a recent post, Google’s Stephen McGruer referred to a couple of Mozilla developer surveys, including the Developer Needs Assessment, out late last year, which …
Google, like Microsoft before it, has its own requirements from the browser and thus its own development agenda.
It has shown it cares little for standards unless supporting these enhances itself in someway. Its main aim is domininate and control or destroy any opposition.
However there some that are not rolling over and dying and some that have become the spy in the camp. An enemy within.
KarlKarl, there 300 browsers, but only 5 engines of any signifcance
Gecko (Mozilla), Blink (Chromium), Webkit (Safari, a fork of KHTML), Trident (IE) and EdgeHTML (MS edge)
Trident and EdgeHTML have effectively ceased development, which leaves three.
Satan and Beelzebub are going hand in hand. I'm not quite sure I'm reassured by this turn of events.
Meanwhile, Borkzilla's latest update installs Edge as default browser even if you had Chrome before. I wonder how long it's going to take Google to tap Borkzilla on the shoulder and say "knock it off" ?
Not one of the computers I've seen that have received the ChEdge update have had the default set to Edge, all have remained as previously set.
(unlike Music and Videos, which Groove and Film & TV regularly like to 'steal')
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