Is Firefox Headed Towards A Massive Decline? Its Co-Founder Thinks So
May 19, 2010, 18:33 (1 Talkback[s])
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"Quora is a great place to find answers about products from
prominent people involved with them. It's also a great place for
those prominent people to disagree, publicly. That's what's
happening right now in a thread about the future of Firefox.
"Someone posted the following question to Quora recently: Will
Firefox have double-digit market share in 3 to 5 years?
Straightforward enough. Yes, says (outgoing) Mozilla CEO John
Lilly. No, says Firefox co-founder Blake Ross. So far, Ross is
winning the argument, according to the votes from Quora users.
"Here's what Ross had to say:
"I'm pretty skeptical. I think the Mozilla Organization has
gradually reverted back to its old ways of being too timid, passive
and consensus-driven to release breakthrough products quickly."