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|Firefox||59.0.2||with the Java 1.8.0_131 JRE (Java Runtime Environment). No longer suppoorts Java Applets. Most widely supported next to IE. Many add-ins. Very fast rendering. Weak on table rendering. Best for printing. Fairly slow to start up. Often stalls on first page from a new site. Must hit reload. 9% market share. Firefox properly balances two-column layouts. None of the other browsers do. Firefox displays SSL certificates.|
|Google Chrome||53.0.2785.92||with the Java 1.8.0_131 JRE. Dropped support for Java Applets. Good for YouTube. Frequently automatically updated. Has no edit source button. Slow starting when it fiddles with a proxy. Poor downloading — it hides the fact it is doing so in the bottom left corner. Often downloads without you asking. Handles foreign language sites particularly well since it integrates with Google Translate by automatically translating. Best for interacting with Google. BrowserMark rates this as the fastest browser. Good for ecommerce. Can’t print white writing on a black background. 53% market share.|
|IE11||11.0.9600.17501||with the Java 1.8.0_131 JRE. Now works with Java Applets. Some websites will work with no other browser, though many work on everything but this eccentric browser. 10% market share.|
|SeaMonkey||2.49.2||with the Java 1.8.0_131 JRE. Similar to Firefox, with integrated Email. No longer supports Java Applets.|
|Safari||5.1.7||with the Java 1.8.0_131 JRE. For both Macs and PCs. No longer supports Java. Apple has dropped support for the PC version. Freezes. Simple and stripped down. 12% market share.|
|Opera||48.0.2685.52||with the Java 1.8.0_131 JRE. It no longer its own rendering engine, which was its main advantage. It uses Chrome. It no longer supports Java Applets.No longer lets you configure your own editor. No bookmarks. Implements SPDY for faster communication. In Turbo mode, caches pages in encrypted compressed form. 6% market share.|
|Edge||25.10586.0.0||with the Java 1.8.0_131 JRE. Stripped down browser without features. It does not support Java or any other plug-in.|
You may not use either of Oracle’s Java coffee cup logos, either the old style or the new orange style on your own projects or site. Sun reserve them for their exclusive use. There is a copy of the orange logo in C:\Program Files\java\jre1.8.0_131\\lib\resources.jar called JavaCup32.png but you may not use it in your applications.
Sun has 22 logos for customer use. Most require that your program pass a test suite. The Jump To Java logo, the Get Java logo and the Get Java Powered logo merely require that you use Java on your website. You still must get permission first though.
However, you may use Duke and variations freely without permission.
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