Reuters/CNN: Google to Back Microsoft Browser Foe?

“The Firefox browser is looking for allies in its quest to
challenge Microsoft’s dominant Internet Explorer and Web users are
buzzing about a potential link-up with search company Google.

“Foundation’s Firefox software, which officially launches on
Nov. 9, has already been downloaded by millions attracted by the
promise of innovative features like tabbed browsing–opening
multiple Web sites within a single desktop window–and fewer
attacks by hackers and virus writers.