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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
    CISA chief Chris Krebs disusses the future of the agency at Auburn University Aug. 22 2019

    Shared services and the future of CISA

    Chris Krebs, the head of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency at DHS, said that many federal agencies will be outsourcing cyber to a shared service provider in the future.

  • Telecom
    GSA Headquarters (Photo by Rena Schild/Shutterstock)

    GSA softens line on looming EIS due date

    Think of the September deadline for agencies to award contracts under the General Services Administration's $50-billion telecommunications contract as a "yellow light," said GSA's telecom services director.

  • Defense
    Shutterstock photo id 669226093 By Gorodenkoff

    IC looks to stand up a new enterprise IT program office

    The intelligence community wants to stand up a new program executive office to help develop new IT capabilities.

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