Internet data analytics company statcounter have reported that Chrome has leapfrogged Firefox to be the second most popular web browser in the world. If one is to beleive the report, Chrome’s growth rate is staggering and is well on course to beat IE for the top spot.
Chrome gained an extra 21% market share over the year while IE dropped around 16%. Firefox’s new fast development cycle does not seem to take them ahead in popularity. It dropped in popularity by around 7% as well. Opera and Safari remain out of the picture in the race to be the most popular web browser.
Here is the worldwide browser usage statistics over the past one year:
But who did not foresee this? Kindof expected, right?