Thursday, December 18, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Your Next Car Could Have Android Inside
North Korea Linked To Recent Sony Hacking
Sony Global Education Established
CEA and Japan Audio Society to Jointly Promote Hi-Res Audio
Intel, IBM Follow Different Strategies On 14nm FinFET
Toshiba Announces 6TB Enterprise Capacity HDD Models
WebOS 2.0 Smart TV Platfom To Debut At CES
ICANN Targeted in Phishing Attack
Active Discussions
Windows xp
Will there be any trade in scheme for the coming PSP Go?
Hello, Glad to be Aboard!!!
Best optical drive for ripping CD's? My LG 4163B is mediocre.
Hi All!
cdrw trouble
CDR for car Sat Nav
DVD/DL for Optiarc 7191S at 8X
 Home > News > General Computing > Firefox...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, March 05, 2009
Firefox 3 Gains Ground on Microsoft Internet Explorer in Internet Browser Wars


Mozilla Firefox 3 overtook Microsoft?s Internet Explorer 6 for the first time in February in the Internet browser wars according to monthly data from StatCounter Global Stats.

Internet Explorer 7 continues to lead globally with 41% market share. However, Firefox 3 is now in second place with 24% replacing IE 6.

"Since its launch less than a year ago, Firefox 3 has attained nearly one quarter of the global market," commented Aodhan Cullen, CEO and founder, StatCounter. "IE 7 is consistently holding about 40% of the global market but IE 6 has fallen from 28% in July last to 22% in February this year." The growth in usage of Firefox 3 can be partly attributed to users upgrading to the new version ? Firefox 2 market share has fallen from 16% to 3% in the period.

Microsoft?s combined IE 7 and IE 6 market share has fallen from 68% in July last year to 63% now. IE 8 has gained a toehold in the market of just over 1%. Firefox 3 and 2 has grown from 25% in July last to 27% in February ?09. "The overall trend is what is interesting here," added Aodhan Cullen.

The StatCounter analysis is based on four billion pageloads per month.


Previous
Next
Taiwanese Government to Establish New DRAM Company        All News        Integrated Graphics Chip Market to Disappear by 2012
Taiwanese Government to Establish New DRAM Company     General Computing News      IBM and SAP Demonstrate New Cloud Technology: Real-Time Application Mobility

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Nvidia Offers Two SHIELD Bundles For Black Friday
Alienware Alpha PC Gaming Console Now Shipping
Firefox To Set Yahoo As Default Search Engine
Nvidia SHIELD Tablet Gets Android Lollipop, Valve Bundle, GRID Game Streaming
Firefox Anniversary Edition Adds More Privacy Features
Firefox OS To Expand To Africa
Alienware To Release New New Area 51 Gaming Desktop, Graphics Amp
Globalfoundries Invests In MRAM Maker Everspin
Internet Explorer 11 Toolkit Allows Enterprise Admins "Spy" On Their Employees
Glonbalfoundries Buy IBM's Micorelectronics Business
Mozilla Hello Offers Voice and Video Calls Through The Browser
Firefox To Offer Free H.264 Codec Plugin

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .