EU welcomes 'Browser Choice Screen for Europe'

European Commission welcome Microsoft’s rollout of a “browser choice screen” for Windows PC users in Europe who’ve Internet Explorer as their default browser. “Giving consumers the possibility to switch or try a browser other than that included in Windows will bring more competition and innovation in this important area to the benefit of European internet […]

European Commission welcome Microsoft’s rollout of a “browser choice screen” for Windows PC users in Europe who’ve Internet Explorer as their default browser. “Giving consumers the possibility to switch or try a browser other than that included in Windows will bring more competition and innovation in this important area to the benefit of European internet users,” said Commissioner Joaquin Almunia. “The choice screen presents a list of leading browsers and enables users to install and set any of the browsers as their default. The browers are presented in random order.”

More info: EU Statement