Dr. C. Scott Ananian (cananian) wrote,
Dr. C. Scott Ananian
cananian

Random thought of the day #1: Mozilla is a pain in the butt. It's an uber-cool open-source super-browser that can do everything but wash dishes for you --- but it just *can't* seem to get stable. Release 0.8.1 was pretty decent as far as useability goes, but now 0.9 has all sorts of annoying regressions. It's much faster, though --- someone seems to have traded performance for stability. Is it too much to want both?
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