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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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  • Cybersecurity
    Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Lora Ratliff)

    Mayorkas announces cyber 'sprints' on ransomware, ICS, workforce

    The Homeland Security secretary announced a series of focused efforts to address issues around ransomware, critical infrastructure and the agency's workforce that will all be launched in the coming weeks.

  • IT Modernization
    Blue Signage and logo of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

    VA plans 'strategic review' of $16B software program

    New Veterans Affairs chief Denis McDonough announced a "strategic review" of the agency's Electronic Health Record Modernization program of up to 12 weeks.

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