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Episode #68 - Browser (Not Bowser) Wars!
« on: September 27, 2010, 08:23:49 PM »
We have just posted up Episode #68 of Weekly Tech Update.  Below are the show notes and more.
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Google Chrome is Overtaking Firefox Among Power Users 3:00
It seems that Google Chrome is taking over the Enthusiast market.  Although I still prefer one browser solution like Firefox, I have installed IE9 Beta as well as Chrome and I still like Firefox better.  I’m going to use both IE and Chrome all week though.

Internet Explorer 9 Beta hits 2 Million Downloads in Two Days 10:20
The download numbers on IE9 Beta are pretty impressive.  I’ve actually downloaded it by the time I’ve posted these show notes and I’m honestly pretty happy with it.  Make sure you try out both and see which one you prefer.

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RIM Readies Its Answer to the iPad 15:30
RIM looks like they are trying to jump into the very crowded Tablet market with their Blackbook.  I don’t think it will make huge waves, but for loyal Blackberry users, it might still do very well in the business crowd.  Like the Cisco Cius that is supposed to arrive later this year.

Sony Ericsson is Ditching Symbian 19:37
Nokia is all about Symbian.  A lot of other companies have used the rock-solid Symbian OS in the past, but they are running to something flashier.  Although I love Android, I still love the stability that Symbian delivers.

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