Microsoft celebrates IE6 death as Google downranks Chrome

Microsoft celebrates IE6 death as Google downranks Chrome (

IE6 dropped below 1% of usage, the United States joins Austria, Poland, Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Norway, which have already seen usage fall to very low levels. In the UK, IE6 usage remains at about 1.4%, although some countries have far higher usage levels. In China, for example, it remains at about 25%. According to data from measurement firm StatCounter, Google Chrome increased its market share from 15.6% in January 2011 to 27% by the end of the year. At the same time, Microsoft dropped from 46% to 38.6%. Firefox also fell, from 30.6% at the beginning of 2011 to 25.7% by December.(Continue reading at

My Two Cents: Goodbye IE6. However I use IE9, and I like it. I remember the days of IE6, It was the default browser shipped with Windows XP. We had a lot of security issues with IE6, oh I remember some all nighters based on that browser..Goodbye IE6 I will NOT miss you..

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