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Old 03-15-2014, 06:06 PM   #1
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Mozilla kills Firefox browser for Windows 8 Metro

They claim small user base.

Mozilla kills Firefox browser for Windows 8 Metro | PCWorld
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Old 03-17-2014, 01:23 PM   #2
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Re: Mozilla kills Firefox browser for Windows 8 Metro

This sort of makes sense. People using Metro aren't likely to be Firefox users, so no sense wasting the development cycles.
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Old 03-18-2014, 10:40 PM   #3
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What is Metro 8?

Is it something I might want to use one day?




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Old 03-19-2014, 05:15 PM   #4
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Re: Mozilla kills Firefox browser for Windows 8 Metro

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What is Metro 8?

Is it something I might want to use one day?




Not likely.
It is the touch UI 'start screen' in Windows 8.
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