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Message 1285418 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 9:14:13 UTC

Here

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19636382
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Message 1285419 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 9:20:05 UTC

I just read that in the Stern. Guess I will be using FF for a week.
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Message 1285453 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 11:11:46 UTC

I always use Google Chrome. At work too.
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Message 1285461 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 12:08:37 UTC


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Message 1285484 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 13:34:45 UTC

I use IE8 and FF 64 bit Aurora. No probs here.

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Message 1285489 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 13:58:19 UTC - in response to Message 1285484.

I use IE8 and FF 64 bit Aurora. No probs here.


The only Aurora in FF that I've seen is 32 bit, FF 64 bit is still Nightly and the only good one is 12.0a1...
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Message 1285492 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 14:07:01 UTC

I'm using version 17.0.a2(2012-09-18)

You have to have registered to be on their update channel to get the latest version. It is 64 bit.

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Message 1285504 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 14:54:00 UTC - in response to Message 1285492.

I'm using version 17.0.a2(2012-09-18)

You have to have registered to be on their update channel to get the latest version. It is 64 bit.

Do You get the Dialog Box for Bookmarks or is it still MIA?
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Message 1285547 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 17:18:57 UTC - in response to Message 1285461.



I think Google Chrome is the most simple browser to use, not too complicated...
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Message 1285550 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 17:21:16 UTC - in response to Message 1285547.



I think Google Chrome is the most simple browser to use, not too complicated...

Yes and despite the massive TV advert campaign over here at the moment for IE9, I'm sticking with Chrome.
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Message 1285554 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 17:26:10 UTC - in response to Message 1285550.



I think Google Chrome is the most simple browser to use, not too complicated...

Yes and despite the massive TV advert campaign over here at the moment for IE9, I'm sticking with Chrome.



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Message 1285556 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 17:32:24 UTC

FF Aurora is still being developed and I am a beta tester. You take it as you find it, but it works for me. Stick to IE8 until they iron out the bugs.

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Message 1285561 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 17:40:08 UTC
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Still using Seamonkey 2.12.1 with it's built in email client.
And FF 15.0.1 for my Utopia minicities visiting.

Only problem I have noticed is since the last update on both, memory leakage has become a bit worse. I have to close down and relaunch both or memory usage just keeps going up and up until things start to crawl.

Only time I ever use Exploder is when loading Windows from scratch and it's the only browser there to get started with.
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Message 1285562 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 17:40:30 UTC

I'll stick to FF 12.0a1 Nightly as it works the best to My eyes, as I see nothing better about newer versions, only defects unfixed and walled off versions that night work better...
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Message 1285596 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 18:52:19 UTC - in response to Message 1285484.

I use IE8 and FF 64 bit Aurora. No probs here.


Thread title is only partially correct. All IE versions from 6 to 9 are affected. IE8 is vulnerable.
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Message 1285625 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 20:11:20 UTC - in response to Message 1285547.



I think Google Chrome is the most simple browser to use, not too complicated...


Simple yes.
But a lot of leaks.

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Message 1285631 - Posted: 19 Sep 2012, 20:28:18 UTC - in response to Message 1285625.



I think Google Chrome is the most simple browser to use, not too complicated...


Simple yes.
But a lot of leaks.


Agreed. And I have run into malware specifically designed and targeted to Chrome, but I still use it as my everyday browser.

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Message 1285775 - Posted: 20 Sep 2012, 10:32:20 UTC - in response to Message 1285631.



I think Google Chrome is the most simple browser to use, not too complicated...


Simple yes.
But a lot of leaks.


Agreed. And I have run into malware specifically designed and targeted to Chrome, but I still use it as my everyday browser.


I've never experienced problems with it. And I did with IE!
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Message 1285826 - Posted: 20 Sep 2012, 15:02:00 UTC - in response to Message 1285775.



I think Google Chrome is the most simple browser to use, not too complicated...


Simple yes.
But a lot of leaks.


Agreed. And I have run into malware specifically designed and targeted to Chrome, but I still use it as my everyday browser.


I've never experienced problems with it. And I did with IE!


Just because you didn't experience it, doesn't mean it didn't happen! ;-)


I've experienced issues with every major browser (IE, Firefox, Chrome, Opera). I choose to remain with Chrome because of it's speed and adherence to web standards.

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Message 1285912 - Posted: 20 Sep 2012, 17:28:21 UTC

1 vote for FF here.
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