The Storyful blog has a useful post on browsers: “the one internet tool that newsrooms use probably more often than any other”.
And Gavin Sheridan, Storyful’s innovation director, has a message for users of Internet Explorer 6.
These days, using IE6 in your newsroom isn’t just bad practice, it’s a professional hazard.
The post talks through the pros and cons of Firefox and Chrome. Read it in full at this link.
Storyful, a social media news agency, has great expertise in using internet research tools in newsgathering.
Related: Here’s our list of 10 incredibly useful browser extensions for journalists and 10 free apps in the Chrome web store that journalists should know about.
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