Will Windows 7 decide browser wars?

With the browser battle being waged in the EC courtroom, the arrival of Windows 7 on the horizon and Firefox pushing for a quarter of the global market, it's certainly interesting times for the way in which people access the internet.

The European Commission has brought an antitrust case against Microsoft, claiming that the company's 'tying of Internet Explorer to the Windows operating system harms competition between web browsers, undermines product innovation and ultimately reduces consumer choice'.

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GWAVE3537d ago

Windows 7 will only help decide the outcome of the browser wars if Windows 7 ends up mattering. I don't care how many features (read: rip-offs) Microsoft adds to Windows 7. If it isn't adopted by the majority of PC users, it isn't going to affect anything.

Personally, I love free and/or open-source programs. Google and Linux and Mozilla are changing the face of personal computers whether Microsoft likes it or not.