Ipad Web browsers

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  1. hiranuk

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    Hi



    I just bought the new ipad last week. I am looking for a web browser that will allow me to zoom into the web page more than what safari will allow. I hve tried, chrome, firefox and a few other browsers but they all allow only a certain amount of zoom. I want to zoom in a lot more than what these browsers allow.



    Can anyone recommend a browser that will allow maximum zoom.



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  2. Jupiter7

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    You could always turn on Zoom in the Accessibility settings to get a greater magnification
     
  3. LannyC

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    I seem to recall reading that ALL iOS browsers are essentially Safari inside, with bric-a-brac added on top. I've tried many, and always return to Safari because it's faster and more reliable.
     
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    Also, Safari has a level of integration with iOS that no third party browser will ever have.
     
  5. Wing rider

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    I've also tried many other browsers including those like Chrome and Opera that can sync with their desktop/laptop versions and always end up back with Safari.
     
  6. Thomas1977

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    I personally believe that or thought to believe that Safari was and is the only way to surf the web or internet on the iPad.
     
  7. Wing rider

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    For all intents and purposes I suppose you're right. I use Firefox on my Ubuntu desktop but didn't like it that well on the iPad even with it's sync'ing feature and the same was true with Chrome/Chromium. With the other browsers there was always something I didn't like and I invariably ended up back with Safari. In the end, Safari is a fine browser which just works good.
     
  8. Thomas1977

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    I wonder why it's called safari. ?
     
  9. Wing rider

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    Cuz all the really cool names were already taken.:rolleyes:
     
  10. giradman

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    Some discussion HERE - check the blog post link by Ariya Hidayat - web browser names seem to encompass the concept of 'exploring' the world (or surfing) - a Safari is a 'search' or 'exploration' of Africa for animals; similarly, other browsers, such as Explorer or Navigator suggest a similar relationship; of course, there are others w/o that implication (e.g. Chrome) - Dave :)
     

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