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Google Toolbar drops support for Firefox. Why now?

Jul 22, 2011, 22:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"Google has decided to drop support for Firefox for the Google Toolbar.

"No, that's not a bad thing at all. The toolbar is a relic of any older era. An era when Firefox Sync didn't exist, an era when the awesomebar wasn't truly aweseome.

Apparently however, Mozilla is seeing the Google Toolbar issue as being a potential barrier to adoption for Firefox 5.

"We know that a large amount of users are not taking update offers to 5+ due to Google Toolbar incompatibility," Mozilla said.

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