Posts Tagged ‘usage’

Thunderbird Usage is on the Rise

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

Given Mozilla’s recent announcement that they plan to end support for Thunderbird, this is sort of a surprise.

Thunderbird usage is on the rise according to latest usage information published by Mozilla on the official blog. The email client that celebrated its eleventh birthday on December 7 crossed the 10 million Active Daily Inquiries (ADI) mark for the first time on November 30, 2015.


Surprise – Windows 8’s Usage Share Jumped in August 2013

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013

Yes, Windows 8 usage did jump by a couple of percent, but that’s still about 25% behind both XP and Windows 7.

Usage share statistics provide us with information how well a certain product fares after it enters a market. This is true for new web browsers but also operating systems.

Microsoft released the Windows 8 operating system eleven months ago in October 2012. The operating system had a rough start, even with all the promotions the company had going at that time.