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Baidu releases its own web browser, looks a lot like a certain competitor's offering VRNews Jul 19th, 11, 12:07 PM #1




Just when you though China's penchant for providing its own domestic alternatives to various popular products and online services could not get any more interesting, out comes Baidu to further consolidate its position as the country's version of Google, and the latest piece of news seems to confirm that claim. Apparently, it seems that Baidu has decided that it cannot be China's "Google" if it does not have its own web browser, a flaw which the company has moved to remedy with the release of its own beta browser that looks a lot a certain competitor's offering...


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XiaoDongDong Jul 19th, 11, 01:02 PM #2
So baidu also created their own JS engines? or it is just another chrome rip off?
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lennardseah Jul 19th, 11, 01:35 PM #3
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So baidu also created their own JS engines? or it is just another chrome rip off?
chromium/webkit derivative with bigbrother plugins
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khaos83_2000 Jul 19th, 11, 05:23 PM #4
lol
imo, just a change of skin and some minor changes
i wont expect anything more for most of the time.
but to be fair, sometimes, we do have outstanding stuff coming for china.
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