Think Firefox 3 is fast? Try Firefox Minefield

minefieldFrom Cnet.com

A colleague today showed me a cool, new browser that he’s been using to browse the web at blisteringly fast speeds. The browser? Minefield. The author of the code?

Mozilla

Yes, that same Mozilla that makes the Firefox browser.

Minefield is, in fact, a way to glimpse into the future of Firefox, as it’s a pre-release/alpha version of the Firefox browser.

After spending some time with Minefield, one thing is clear: the future of Firefox is fast. Lightning fast.

How fast? Some claim that it has the fastest javascript engine on the planet, which means it leaves Google’s Chrome browser in the dust. In my own unscientific tests, I’d say that this assertion is correct. Ars Technica pegs Minefield as 10 percent faster than Google’s Chrome.

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