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There are a lot of topics in the realm of the internet and computers which can spark heated debates between computer techs. I like to call them “Ford vs. Chevy arguments” because, in the south at least, there are lots of guys who like one and despise the other. Web browsers are no different. There are staunch supporters of Firefox, Safari and Chrome. The one opinion that most techs agree upon is that Internet Explorer is the pits.
I really hate to disparage anyone about their technology choices, and for years I’ve told people to use what they know. If you like your browser and it works like you think it should, then stick with what you know and like. To some extent I still agree with this advice, but… C’mon, you knew there was going to be a “but” …but, with all the problems I’ve seen my customers have with Internet Explorer, and with the recent developments which sparked Microsoft to release a security patch (even for it’s now dead XP operating system) I am starting to change my tune.
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