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http://store.steampowered.com/hwsurvey/

Firefox is used by 63% of Steam users while Chrome is only at 12%. (and rightly so imo, Chrome still needs some work to be on FF's level)
Skype is used by 42% of Steam users.
iTunes is used by 31% of Steam users :O
µTorrent is used by 30% of Steam users while other bit torrent clients are used by 5% or less.
TeamSpeak is used by 18% while Ventrilo is used by 17%.
Microsoft Office is used by 57% while OpenOffice is used by 15% (Libre Office>OpenOffice anyway, soo.. :/ )
GIMP and Paint.net both are used by 6% while Photoshop is used by 0%? O.o
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Cool stuff. I still lol at people who use
Chrome, because it's "teh fastest". FireFox is
epic because of its openness and because it's
hackable, thus allowing for epic stuff.

I can't say I'm surprised about the MS Office thing
though. Most people who use it are reluctant to using
or trying anything else - in my experience.

I would also have thought that Skype was more used.
Mm. Also, I think Photoshop is still more popular than
GIMP is. Proprietary software holds sway over people,
when it comes to choosing what software to use, I think.
At least to the people who aren't so much into it all
and thus might think of the like so GIMP as a bit "amateurish".
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interesting statistics there
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Firefox is the best thats it thats all
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I posted a opinion to all of those with a bit of Ventrillo hate and Firefox bein the best, but then i remembered, oh another one of that Searz-Threads, not worth my time :/
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The LZ wrote:

Cool stuff. I still lol at people who use
Chrome, because it's "teh fastest". FireFox is


I like Chrome, just had bunch of problems with Firefox. So I tried Opera, still not happy. But got in love with Chrome, runs smoother and faster for me at least....
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The LZ wrote:

I still lol at people who use
Chrome, because it's "teh fastest". FireFox is
epic because of its openness and because it's
hackable, thus allowing for epic stuff.

Chrome is good for those who want a good browsing experience right out of the box, but FF is good for that too.
FF is waaay superior in terms of customization.
FF is also supposedly faster in a recent test I saw, but at these levels I really don't care much about speed since both are very fast.

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I would also have thought that Skype was more used.

Well, I for one wouldn't mind abandoning it. Microsoft owns it ya know. It's no wonder it's slow and bloated as **** now.

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Mm. Also, I think Photoshop is still more popular than
GIMP is. Proprietary software holds sway over people,
when it comes to choosing what software to use, I think.
At least to the people who aren't so much into it all
and thus might think of the like so GIMP as a bit "amateurish".
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Yukimaru wrote:

I posted a opinion to all of those with a bit of Ventrillo hate and Firefox bein the best, but then i remembered, oh another one of that Searz-Threads, not worth my time :/

Would you mind rephrasing that?
Yer broken English makes it hard to understand :(

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Searz wrote:


Would you mind rephrasing that?
Yer broken English makes it hard to understand :(

I wrote a long long Text first.
In this text i said something about Ventrillo being sucky and Teamspeak superior so i dont understand that.
In this text i said someting about Firefox being superior and better.
But THEN i was like "oh well, its one of that searz-like threads" and deleted this post because i said to myself once to not post in that kind of threads.
U got me now?
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wtf happened to your avatar?
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