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JohnBoucher
05-04-2005, 08:08 PM
Can't surf fast enough? Chief Delphi a little slow? :D Try this? http://webaccelerator.google.com/

Newest tool from the Google labs. It seems to make a difference in Firefox and IE. For broadband only. If you don't mind that Google knows EVERYTHING about you, give it a try.
FYI Google already knows everything about you....:ahh:

Ian Curtis
05-04-2005, 08:38 PM
Google is now officially monopolizing the internet... And I'm loving every second of it. GO GOOGLE!

Leon Machado IV
05-04-2005, 08:40 PM
Yep, truly gotta love it :)

devicenull
05-05-2005, 03:21 PM
Except for this: http://news.zdnet.co.uk/internet/security/0,39020375,39197327,00.htm

Kyle
05-05-2005, 03:26 PM
Except for this: http://news.zdnet.co.uk/internet/security/0,39020375,39197327,00.htm


After reading that I am going to opt to not download that feature, I don't want someone to load CD and be signed in as me, or worse yet on my banks website.

Mike
05-05-2005, 04:06 PM
Am I the only one that finds it ironic that it's taking foreeever to load the page?

EDIT: Finally got it to load, downloaded it and it seems to be working.

You can add some sites to a block list, and it won't cache them. When the icon in your taskbar loads, right click on it and hit preferences. I'm thinking we should start a public list. To start it off:

paypal.com
chiefdelphi.com

Ryan M.
05-05-2005, 04:16 PM
Well... supposedly I saved 1.8 seconds when I viewed this thread after installing the accellerator. I don't know if that's true, because I've rarely seen CD take that long.

But I'll try it for a bit. :)

Ryan Dognaux
05-05-2005, 09:40 PM
I've read around, and apparently Google's Web Accelerator is not secure at all. Apparently, if people know what they're doing, they can view all your pages you have visitied using it because Google captures a catched version of your pages on their servers. Or something along those lines.

Anyways, I'm uninstalling it.

Alex Pelan
05-07-2005, 07:17 PM
At first, I was open to this, and I tried it out, and it saved me thirteen minutes. Then, it started blocking all google related sites. :confused: It was quickly uninstalled.

Cyberguy34000
05-07-2005, 07:22 PM
Ehh, I suppose it oculd work well on some systems, but the speed up has been marginal at best for me. Oh well.