Firefox reaches 50 million downloads mark!

Posted on Friday, April 29 2005 @ 22:34 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
The free opensource Firefox browser has hit the 50,000,000 downloads mark this morning at 8:58 AM PST!
Thanks to the hundreds of you who have regaled us with your heartwarming and often hilarious tales of spreading Firefox. We're featuring some of the best in the right column, and those members are taking home one of 50 limited edition coins celebrating this milestone, along with other goodies.

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Thomas De Maesschalck

Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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by Anonymous on Saturday, April 30 2005 @ 14:46 CEST
Firefox is simply the best web browser. Years ahead of Internet Explorer. Congratulations and a big thanks to all who are working on it so we can use it.

Re: Firefox reaches 50 million downloads mark!
by Anonymous on Saturday, April 30 2005 @ 19:32 CEST
It is now less than 24 hours after and there has already been an additional 300 000 downloads