Firefox is on a Roll

I was just over at the Firefox Homepage, checking out the new features of PR 1.0. The good folks over there are setting some pretty impressive goals, and I’m going to do my part to help ’em out.

They are trying to get 1,000,000 downloads in 10 days. So far, after 2 days there have already been 500,000! That’s more than halfway there! So, it’s time to do your part.

It’s time to start seeing the web the way it is supposed to be. It’s time to start not having to worry about pop-ups, pop-unders, spyware and crazy activeX scripts. It’s time to start tabbed browsing. Oh yea, built in RSS reader now too.

Fast, free and secure. Even if you are using XP and got the SP2 update, Firefox is still better. As a bonus, it doesn’t take 2 hours to download and install. Even if you are using Firefox now, you are still going to want to cruise over there and download the PR.

Published by Don

Lead bottle washer at, host at and tech guru for the MotoringFile family of sites.

Join the Conversation


  1. Not being a user of the google bar extension, I wasn’t affected. The webdev tool bar still works, and that’s the one that matter to me the most! Don’t worry, the extensions are being fixed, even as I type this.

  2. I am a big fan of FireFox. I don’t understand how they’re able to put out an awesome browser for free (or what benefit they get from it) but I don’t even use IE anymore. Also, it doesn’t help that–like two dogs fighting over one piece of meat–IE stopped working on my computer once I installed Windows 2000. (You know there’s a problem when your company’s own software hates each other.)

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

To create code blocks or other preformatted text, indent by four spaces:

    This will be displayed in a monospaced font. The first four 
    spaces will be stripped off, but all other whitespace
    will be preserved.
    Markdown is turned off in code blocks:
     [This is not a link](

To create not a block, but an inline code span, use backticks:

Here is some inline `code`.

For more help see

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.