I have been reading "The
World is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century" by Thomas L.
Friedman recently and was pleased to see mention of Firefox as an example of
open-source technology that is making the world flat (you'll have to read the
book to see what Friedman means). Firefox, in case you do not already know, is
the Internet browser that is slowly gaining market share from Microsoft's
Internet Explorer. Surpassing ten million downloads months ago, Firefox has
partnered with big names like Google to bring them even further into the
mainstream. While Firefox has sparked innovation on the Web with an intuitive
and simple user interface as well as an architecture that supports extensions to
the core browser, it has a long way to go to overtake Internet Explorer. So, you
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Post By Pete Prestipino - WSM Managing Editor
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