New Firefox Beta

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    Testing the new Firefox 4.0 Beta 6.... It's awesome thus far. Much faster than previous versions (never thought this was possible) and uses less processor resources. Really slick, runs Java much better too.

    Thus far I am quite pleased, been running it for a couple of days. Only issue is, hardly any of the themes or add-ons are compatible with it yet.

    Anyone else playing with this?

    Link for downloading it is here:

    Firefox 4 Beta
     
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    add ons fuck up browsers released that aren't really stable.

    normal people: stay away from it. between windows and
     
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    How would you know what a normal person does?
     
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    I didn't really want to participate in the reporting, I figure they're going to have FF4 as a stable release soon enough.
     
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    Fortunately, adblock still works just fine with FF4. That's really the only add-on I wouldn't want to browse without.
     
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    Yeah. It aint bad. I run Vector/Slackware in "testing"
    I'm posting from it now. It's as good as the version in Mint and much better than Ubuntu.
    Mozilla has always been on top of their game.
    Chrome is a bit better but I aint into CIA whoring.
    "Posted from Iceweasel"
     
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    You do not have to participate, just install it.
     
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    I'm happy with my current version of FF see no reason to "upgrade"
     
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    You will in October.
     

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