Firefox, MSFT

Firefox hitting 25 million downloads is getting lots of notice, but this is my favorite, from Scoble, Microsoft's leading blogger, who posted something of a pained congratulations note: "In just a few months your app has become one of the most used Windows applications in the world. My hat's…

FirefoxFirefox hitting 25 million downloads is getting lots of notice, but this is my favorite, from Scoble, Microsoft’s leading blogger, who posted something of a pained congratulations note:

“In just a few months your app has become one of the most used Windows applications in the world. My hat’s off to you!”

Note the use of “Windows application.” Winning by moving the goalposts, is what I think that’s called.

PS – You’ve probably heard, but Gates and MSFT are now promising a new rev of IE by Summer.

Author: John Battelle

A founder of NewCo (current CEO), sovrn (Chair), Federated Media, Web 2 Summit, The Industry Standard, Wired. Author, investor, board member (Acxiom, Sovrn, NewCo), bike rider, yoga practitioner.

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