Send News. Want a reply? Read this. More in the FAQ.   News Forum - All Forums - Mobile - PDA - RSS Headlines  RSS Headlines   Twitter  Twitter
Customize
User Settings
Styles:
LAN Parties
Upcoming one-time events:

Regularly scheduled events

Morning Metaverse

View
3. Re: Morning Metaverse Dec 21, 2011, 14:57 Verno
 
They release a new version for each major feature roadmap they hit, I don't see what's so difficult to understand about it. It's a number, why does it bother you so much? Chrome has been doing it for years already. Previously Mozilla struggled to hit development targets and were falling far behind on features. This is exactly what they needed and it's let them hit feature parity with other browsers while improving on oft complained about things.

Before - Many features developed for significant revision, milestones constantly missed and dev targets late while features slip

After - One major feature for each major iteration instead of throwing the kitchen sink into each release, they are actually hitting release targets and bringing the browser back up to parity with competition

But blargghh that number bugs me rarrr! Pretend it's Firefox 3.0.9 or something, sheesh. The number doesn't matter in the slightest to the end user other than giving them something to identify, the update content does.
 
Avatar 51617
 
Playing: Fire Emblem, Diablo 3, Bravely Default
Watching: The Machine, After the Dark, Devils Due
Previous Post Next Post Reply Quote Edit Delete Report
 
    Date Subject Author
  1. Dec 21, 14:22 Re: Morning Metaverse avianflu
  2. Dec 21, 14:28  Re: Morning Metaverse nin
  11. Dec 22, 16:29  Re: Morning Metaverse Ant
>> 3. Dec 21, 14:57 Re: Morning Metaverse Verno
  4. Dec 21, 15:02  Re: Morning Metaverse Overon
  5. Dec 21, 15:31  Re: Morning Metaverse Halo
  6. Dec 21, 15:42   Re: Morning Metaverse Verno
  7. Dec 21, 16:40  Re: Morning Metaverse Bhruic
  8. Dec 21, 16:51   Re: Morning Metaverse Verno
  9. Dec 22, 08:40 Re: Morning Metaverse Shadowcat
  10. Dec 22, 09:33  Re: Morning Metaverse Verno
  12. Dec 24, 08:46   Re: Morning Metaverse Shadowcat


footer

.. .. ..

Blue's News logo