[LINK] Mozilla guns for Guinness world record with Firefox 3.0

Rick Welykochy rick at praxis.com.au
Tue Jun 17 14:13:42 AEST 2008

Rick Welykochy wrote:

>      Download Day - as Mozilla dubs it - will begin the minute
>      Firefox 3 is generally available and continue for 24 hours.
>      Ahead of this release, expected in mid-to-late June, Mozilla
>      has set up a website (spreadfirefox.com/worldrecord). This
>      encourages people to organise Download Day parties, to run
>      around collecting sign-up pledges at their university or
>      place of work, and to place Download Day buttons on their
>      websites.

Following up on the relatively obscure link in the above para ...

Firefox 3.0 is coming out tomorrow. The 18th here is the 17th in the USA,
which is global download day for the Firefox 3.0 launch.

Mozilla is attempting to win a Guiness Book of World Records entry
for the most downloads in one day.

So far, 1.4 million have pledged.

More here:


Ditch Internet Explorer and get Firefox :)


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