Posted by: Anonymous
on June 21, 2008 07:38 PM
I've been using Opera for years. I've always had Firefox/Seamonkey installed as well and I keep coming back because Opera is simply better.
For those of you still hung up on the "open-source/free" issue. Let me put these two points to you:
- If open-source is so good, how come it didn't produce the clearly better browser (in terms of functionality)?
- Do most browser users care that they can modify the source code? As far as most are concerned whether it's a company doing the modification, or some band of unknown strangers, it matters not. Primarily because most users ARE NOT PROGRAMMERS. You're free to modify and fix your car. How many people do that?
Get over it, Opera is a great browser (I personally think it's the best) and it is more cross-platform than Firefox. I wouldn't care if it was "free" or made by Microsoft.