Mozilla Firefox 2 Listed as Finalist on Webware 100
Saturday May 26th, 2007
FoxyBetty writes: "Firefox 2 is a finalist on the Webware 100 list! Now it's up to voters to pick the winners. Webware is a site where computer users can learn about new and useful Web applications. The Webware 100 will serve as a guide of new and innovative Web applications.
"You can vote for your favorites here: www.webware.com/100. Voting closes June 11 and winners will be announced June 18. Anyone can vote, so help us get the word out to other Web users!"
FoxyBetty appears to work for A&R Edelman, the Mozilla Corporation's public relations agency.
#1 AllPeers also participating
Saturday May 26th, 2007 7:38 PM
AllPeers, a Firefox extension is also participating in the Data category. It's also worth noting that no registration is required and it takes a matter of seconds to cast your vote.
#2 Re: AllPeers also participating
Thursday May 31st, 2007 6:54 AM
But with no registration required, can there be any value at all in the result? Internet polls are unreliable at the best of times, but when they verify an email address it at least means people have to make a little effort to submit multiple votes.
#3 Open To Spaming
Sunday June 3rd, 2007 9:16 PM
If you clear you cookies you can vote again and again. Even better use a program to automate it and not accept any cookies. Bingo, we have a winner
I bet someone will do it.
Tuesday July 17th, 2007 11:06 AM
Here are the results (http://www.webware.com/8301-1_109-9728770-2.html), with Firefox sweeping 50 % of the votes in its category. But as pointed out above, it's not easy to know what this means....