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Browser wars flare again

Hot on the heels of the new version of Internet Explorer comes version 2.0 of the open source Firefox browser. Like the new Explorer, Firefox gets an updated user interface and new anti-phishing powers. Also enhanced are searching, tabbed browsing and newsfeed management. Among the new features, most notable is the inline spell checker, which should greatly aid users in filling out forms, composing angry replies to blog posts, etc.

Posted by Joab Jackson on Oct 25, 2006 at 9:39 AM


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    OMB provides key guidance for TMF proposals amid surge in submissions

    Deputy Federal CIO Maria Roat details what makes for a winning Technology Modernization Fund proposal as agencies continue to submit major IT projects for potential funding.

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    Worries from a Democrat about the Biden administration and federal procurement

    Steve Kelman is concerned that the push for more spending with small disadvantaged businesses will detract from the goal of getting the best deal for agencies and taxpayers.

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