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Firefox vs. Safari: Toolbars

Posted on April 7, 2009 at 04:52 UTC, filed under the category Commentary. Tags: browsers, Firefox, mac os x, safari,

I cannot commit to a web browser. I like Firefox because I think it provides options (via extensions) and the awesome bar is, in fact, awesome. Safari however provides better platform aesthetic and WebKit is a faster rendering engine.

But besides that, I noticed recently that Firefox feels a little “cramped” after using Safari 4 beta. And this is the reason why:

Firefox vs. Safari Toolbars

I’m amazed at what 24 pixels can do.


Comment by Dalai-Lama on 2009-04-23 16:40:26 +0000

tabs …

Comment by Robert on 2009-04-24 12:00:26 +0000

In Safari 4, the tabs are integrated into the title bar, which is why it is smaller.