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#1 Lorraine

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 05:25 PM

Wat browser is, in your opinion, the easiest, safest and best?

I've been using Firefox and I don't like it.

I don't like the way they changed Opera.

Don't want to use Chrome.

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 05:53 PM

I've been using chrome for a long time. Never had many issues with it.

What kind of safety concerns do you have?

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 06:16 PM

Firefox was great for a while but a lot of the features I liked became unsupported.  I mostly use an iPad with apples iOS

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 07:02 PM

I use chrome, it suits my needs. I like how files show up at the bottom of the page when you're downloading shit. You dig you honky mofos?

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 07:11 PM

Racist!!!

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 07:24 PM

I use Google Chrome.  It's the most reliable and easiest to navigate.

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 07:33 PM

Chrome.

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 08:18 PM

Here's an article that talks about some different browsers.  I'm like you- I avoid Chrome (and gmail) like the plague. (I know, I'm just kidding myself, blah blah blah but we all do what lets us sleep at night.  :P)  If Google wants to know all about me they have to ask Amazon, lol.  They are the ones that really know everything about me!  

I was going to say Safari but I am seeing that it just runs on Macs now.  Maybe something in this will help.

https://tiptopsecuri...re-web-browser/

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 08:49 PM

I use Chrome with quite a few plug-ins to increase security and stop ads. I've tried all the major ones and came back to Chrome.

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Posted 11 July 2017 - 07:18 AM

View Postblueschica, on 10 July 2017 - 08:18 PM, said:

Here's an article that talks about some different browsers.  I'm like you- I avoid Chrome (and gmail) like the plague. (I know, I'm just kidding myself, blah blah blah but we all do what lets us sleep at night.  :P)  If Google wants to know all about me they have to ask Amazon, lol.  They are the ones that really know everything about me!  

I was going to say Safari but I am seeing that it just runs on Macs now.  Maybe something in this will help.

https://tiptopsecuri...re-web-browser/

I avoid Chrome for the same reason.  If they want to find out about me, they will have to work at it a bit.  I'm not going to make it easier for them.

I'll take a look at the link later this morning when I am more wide awake.  :lol:

i don't know what they did to Opera but they ruined it.  I've been using Firefox, but it's too slow and I just don't care for it.

Windows is always trying to get me to use Chrome and, truthfully, it does look like it would be the most practical and easiest browser, but I remember from when it first came out reading articles warning people not to use it.

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Posted 11 July 2017 - 07:19 AM

View PostFordgalaxy, on 10 July 2017 - 08:49 PM, said:

I use Chrome with quite a few plug-ins to increase security and stop ads. I've tried all the major ones and came back to Chrome.

Which plug-ins do you use?

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Posted 11 July 2017 - 09:29 AM

View PostLorraine, on 11 July 2017 - 07:18 AM, said:

View Postblueschica, on 10 July 2017 - 08:18 PM, said:

Here's an article that talks about some different browsers.  I'm like you- I avoid Chrome (and gmail) like the plague. (I know, I'm just kidding myself, blah blah blah but we all do what lets us sleep at night.  :P)  If Google wants to know all about me they have to ask Amazon, lol.  They are the ones that really know everything about me!  

I was going to say Safari but I am seeing that it just runs on Macs now.  Maybe something in this will help.

https://tiptopsecuri...re-web-browser/

I avoid Chrome for the same reason.  If they want to find out about me, they will have to work at it a bit.  I'm not going to make it easier for them.

I'll take a look at the link later this morning when I am more wide awake.  :lol:

i don't know what they did to Opera but they ruined it.  I've been using Firefox, but it's too slow and I just don't care for it.

Windows is always trying to get me to use Chrome and, truthfully, it does look like it would be the most practical and easiest browser, but I remember from when it first came out reading articles warning people not to use it.
I use Chrome. The reality is your browsing is an open book for any browser.

If Chrome can tell me where to find better pornsites, then I consider that a bonus. :P

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Posted 11 July 2017 - 12:04 PM

View PostHemiBeers, on 11 July 2017 - 09:29 AM, said:

View PostLorraine, on 11 July 2017 - 07:18 AM, said:

View Postblueschica, on 10 July 2017 - 08:18 PM, said:

Here's an article that talks about some different browsers.  I'm like you- I avoid Chrome (and gmail) like the plague. (I know, I'm just kidding myself, blah blah blah but we all do what lets us sleep at night.  :P)  If Google wants to know all about me they have to ask Amazon, lol.  They are the ones that really know everything about me!  

I was going to say Safari but I am seeing that it just runs on Macs now.  Maybe something in this will help.

https://tiptopsecuri...re-web-browser/

I avoid Chrome for the same reason.  If they want to find out about me, they will have to work at it a bit.  I'm not going to make it easier for them.

I'll take a look at the link later this morning when I am more wide awake.  :lol:

i don't know what they did to Opera but they ruined it.  I've been using Firefox, but it's too slow and I just don't care for it.

Windows is always trying to get me to use Chrome and, truthfully, it does look like it would be the most practical and easiest browser, but I remember from when it first came out reading articles warning people not to use it.
I use Chrome. The reality is your browsing is an open book for any browser.

If Chrome can tell me where to find better pornsites, then I consider that a bonus. :P

:lol: :lol: :lol:

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Posted 11 July 2017 - 12:19 PM

Been using Chrome for years. It's the fastest most reliable browser I've ever had. Firefox is fair but bulky. Safari has too many glitches. IE isn't even worth mentioning.

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Posted 11 July 2017 - 01:20 PM

Chrome for me...it's possible to set it so data mining is minimised, but as others have said, all browsers do this to an extent.

I refuse to use any Apple software as I hate the way they try to lock you into their shitty products..my wife uses an ipad but I hate it.

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Posted 11 July 2017 - 01:42 PM

View PostLorraine, on 10 July 2017 - 05:25 PM, said:

Wat browser is, in your opinion, the easiest, safest and best?

I've been using Firefox and I don't like it.

I don't like the way they changed Opera.

Don't want to use Chrome.

Oh dear me ... :lol:  ... that should be "what" not "wat".  :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Posted 11 July 2017 - 01:44 PM

View PostFridge, on 11 July 2017 - 01:20 PM, said:

Chrome for me...it's possible to set it so data mining is minimised, but as others have said, all browsers do this to an extent.

I refuse to use any Apple software as I hate the way they try to lock you into their shitty products..my wife uses an ipad but I hate it.

I would do that too - set Chrome so the data mining is minimized - but I don't know how to do that.

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Posted 11 July 2017 - 02:08 PM

View PostLorraine, on 11 July 2017 - 01:44 PM, said:

View PostFridge, on 11 July 2017 - 01:20 PM, said:

Chrome for me...it's possible to set it so data mining is minimised, but as others have said, all browsers do this to an extent.

I refuse to use any Apple software as I hate the way they try to lock you into their shitty products..my wife uses an ipad but I hate it.

I would do that too - set Chrome so the data mining is minimized - but I don't know how to do that.

The best way is just not to sign in to chrome/google etc when prompted.

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Posted 11 July 2017 - 03:37 PM

View PostLorraine, on 10 July 2017 - 05:25 PM, said:

Wat browser is, in your opinion, the easiest, safest and best?

I've been using Firefox and I don't like it.

I don't like the way they changed Opera.

Don't want to use Chrome.

Uh...Chrome...

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Posted 11 July 2017 - 06:59 PM

View PostLorraine, on 11 July 2017 - 07:19 AM, said:

View PostFordgalaxy, on 10 July 2017 - 08:49 PM, said:

I use Chrome with quite a few plug-ins to increase security and stop ads. I've tried all the major ones and came back to Chrome.

Which plug-ins do you use?

I use Do Not Disturb which does stuff like block data mining. I also have AdBlock Plus, DuckDuckGo which is a search engine that doesn't track your searches, and HTTPS Everywhere.




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