Top web browsers 2018: Firefox sits on slippery slope, Chrome grows even bigger

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Mozilla’s Firefox landed on a slippery slope last month and may face a slow demise as users desert the browser for Google’s Chrome.

According to California-based analytics vendor Net Applications, Firefox lost a quarter of a percentage point of user share in May, ending the month at 9.9%. It was the first time Firefox has fallen below the 10% marker since November 2016.

[ Further reading: What’s in the latest Chrome update? ]

Net Applications calculates user share by detecting the agent strings of the browsers people use to visit its clients’ websites. It then tallies the visitor sessions – which are effectively

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