Tuesday, December 26, 2006

Firefox 2.0 and backspace

Now here is an example of interesting search you can come across thanks to blogsearch. On my kubuntu install firefox 2.0 does not go back in history when you hit the backspace key. On my OS X box it does. I'm not sure how true the above article is, but it gives one explanation of why the backspace key doesn't work the same on Linux, and the politics behind it.

Mozilla and hypocrisy

Right, but what about the experiences that Mozilla chooses to default for users like switching to  Yahoo and making that the default upon ...