Mozilla sets world record with first day Firefox 3 downloads

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Official word has come down from the Guinness World Records organization that Mozilla set a world record for the “largest number of software downloads in 24 hours” with Firefox 3.

From 18:16 UTC on June 17, 2008 to 18:16 UTC on June 18, 2008, 8,002,530 people downloaded Firefox 3!

Since its debut in 2004, Firefox is now used by over 180 million users in more than 230 countries.

Congratulations to the Mozilla team!

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