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Safari gets Gears

Since its release in May last year, Gears has supported only Internet Explorer and Firefox browsers. With the addition of Safari into the Gears fold, it closes the loop of major browsers to support Gears

Google's Gears product has expanded its reach to the Safari browser.

It's the bit on the end of the user string that's the interesting part. Gears in Safari is go!

The announcement was made in a post to the Gears user group, with the warning that the software is likely to be buggy and most definitely is beta in nature.

Since its release in May last year, Gears has supported only Internet Explorer and Firefox browsers. With the addition of Safari into the Gears fold, it closes the loop of major browsers to support Gears. Opera announced support for Gears in May this year.

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