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Re: Getting Fox News to work with Firefox



On Sun, 2007-01-21 at 16:55 -0800, David Boles wrote:
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> Christopher A. Williams wrote:
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> > I've written to all of them before - including Citibank (citicards was
> > mentioned in a separate answer on this thread). I got no response from
> > CNN or Fox.
> > 
> > Ironically, I was shopping for a credit card when I ran into Citibank's
> > website issues. I told them that I would not apply for a credit card
> > from them if their Website wouldn't support my choice of Web browser.
> > Their response: An on-line application form by e-mail pointing to their
> > website. Nice...!
> > 
> > I actually had one Website administrator (http://www.petharbor.com) tell
> > me that IE6 was the only "authorized" browser for viewing their site. I
> > told them that, as a site promoting a public service relied upon by city
> > governments, it was not their place to say which browsers were
> > "authorized". I got no further response. I also don't use them anymore -
> > I guess they have enough assistance from "authorized" browser running
> > people who don't mind frame based sites.
> > 
> > Even if it's only in a small way, I vote with my wallet when this stuff
> > happens. Capital One has a site that works just fine. So does American
> > Express. Citibank is not the only credit card company in town, and I
> > figure that if they won't listen to me about this when it comes to
> > customer service, they probably also won't listen to me about other
> > issues if they were to come up as well...
> > 
> > Anyone from Citibank care to comment??
> 
> 
> I am NOT from Citibank.
> 
> But you never said what was your preferred browser.

Wow! I re-read that a couple of times and you're right!! On Linux, I
tend to prefer Firefox. I'll use Konqueror as well when it suits what I
need or feel like a change.

Incidentally, none of the above sites worked very well for me using
Konqueror either. I have the Greasemonkey extension for Firefox working
with Fox News now. For some reason, Konqueror still isn't working with
Fox.

Cheers,

Chris

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