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Mozilla Winning Slashdot Browser Poll

Thursday April 3rd, 2003

Benman writes: "Over at Slashdot there is a poll about what browser you use. Except that this time, Mozilla is beating IE by 25%!" Like all good polls, it has a 'telnet to port 80' option.


#10 It isn't

by leafdigital

Friday April 4th, 2003 3:09 AM

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The thing is, Joe Public probably *does* realise they 'have a choice'. They just don't give a shit and the browser they've got works.

Basically the only chance of getting Joe Public to change browser is popup ads :) but even then good old Joe may prefer to sit and bear popup ads rather than risking installing new software which is probably going to break his computer just like last time and he'll have to phone up that irritating, superior cousin of his who knows something about computers and probably buy the guy dinner or something just to get it fixed, if it even is fixed, or if it isn't then he'll just have to buy a new computer and that's money that was going towards the new car and...

--sam