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MSFT buys....Firefox!

Brinke Guthrie [PersonRank 10]

Monday, October 30, 2006
16 years ago3,093 views

David Hetfield [PersonRank 10]

16 years ago #

ive seen this site before..
but now it gives the following:

<<Site off-line
Lawsuit in progress...stay tuned and we'll be back in jiffy! – Steve Ballmer (Chief Executive) >>


David Hetfield [PersonRank 10]

16 years ago #

BTW, does it really belong to MS? after all it uses all the MS rights.. :/

Haochi [PersonRank 10]

16 years ago #

The logo is sweet. :D
Check the Google Cache here:
Wow, you can still download the installation files...!!

Mrrix32 [PersonRank 10]

16 years ago #

<<Wow, you can still download the installation files...!!>>
err, if you want IE7 then yes, you can. Although people wanting IE7 might want to visit

David Hetfield [PersonRank 10]

16 years ago #

they should buy the domain now :P

T [PersonRank 2]

16 years ago #

[Moved from "MS Firefox 2007" – Tony]

Microsoft(R) Firefox 2007 Professional
   The new award-winning browser from Microsoft is now faster, securer and quicker anything else on the market. Why use anything else?

   Enjoy a Better Web Experience
   MS Firefox 2007 delivers a dramatic boost in the download speeds of online pornography. By utilising a proprietary dynamic algorithm – anything that remotely resembles a tit or a boob will download up to 10 times faster. Fun at the speed of light!

   Stay Secure on the Web
   Firefox 2007's new TakeOver(TM) technology protects the Windows Kernel by automatically recognizing all McAfee and Symantec programs as viruses. Downloading has never been safer.

   Interactive Multimedia
   Microsoft's AKobe Phlash(TM) Plugin delivers awesome online interactive content; anything from music, videos to games. (Lawsuit from Adobe pending)

   Personalize Your Browser
   Choose from three excellent browsing styles! Minimized, Maximized and Fullscreen!

Download MS Firefox 2007
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The following bare minimums are essential for the optimum operation of MS Firefox 2007

A Credit Card

Microsoft(R) Windows(TM)/Vista Operating System

Microsoft(R) Mouse & Keyboard (Hyperlinks will NOT work without these)

Live(TM) Messenger (Required API to maintain dangerous CPU temperatures)

Microsoft(R) Office 2007 (Provides the ability to scroll webpages)

Quad Core Processor (For loading

Any SLI Configured Graphics Card > 512mb (TO Display High Definition GIF Images)

1024 MB of RAM (Compensation for Frequent Memory Leaks)

483MB Disk Space



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Any sites with the phrase: microsoft/windows/explorer/vista/bill sucks



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DPic [PersonRank 10]

16 years ago #

The site is back online now and the download just goes to IE7. :(this reminds me of the Microsoft iPod video

/pd [PersonRank 10]

16 years ago #

[ Moved from "MS-FF released ?" – Tony ;-)]

is this a MSFT's home brewed version of FF ??

/pd [PersonRank 10]

16 years ago #

Ok thanks for move Tony!! ..

"Proactively warns and helps protect you against potential or known fraudulent sites such as"..

   What is google doing about is statement?? can Goog's remove the site URL from the search indexes just becuase they (googs) were called "fraudulent" ?

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