Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Chrome

+ - The real reason Firefox lost to Chrome: Firefox 4->

Submitted by edxwelch
edxwelch (600979) writes "In November last year Chrome overtook Firefox in market share for the first time. What people don’t realise is that the release of Firefox 4 caused a large part of the decline.
Firefox 4 was a major new release and came with a brand new Javascript engine and HTML5 parser. Unfortunately, these new features came with major memory leaks and performance bugs. The result was that if you used Firefox 4 for an extended period of time the browser would eventually become unresponsive, making it virtually unusable."

Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

The real reason Firefox lost to Chrome: Firefox 4

Comments Filter:

The only thing cheaper than hardware is talk.

Working...