TR Community scoreboard for April 15, 2011 - Move to Chromium

In this weekly recap post and video accompaniment, you'll get a quick look at the top discussions and members on the TechRepublic forums.

In the most popular post of the week, Jason Hiner explains why Chromium is replacing Firefox as his primary web browser. Find out what other topics and members were the most active on the boards.

Top 5 discussion threads:

  1. Goodbye Firefox. Hello Chromium. (Jason Hiner)
  2. Consultants are pros, while corporate IT staff are minor leaguers (Erik Eckel)
  3. Poll: Is there a market for Windows 8 or is Microsoft playing with fire? (Mark Kaelin)
  4. Variable names should usually be descriptive (Chad Perrin)
  5. Poll: Does C++ 2011 renew your interest in native apps? (Justin James)
TR members with the most total posts on the forums

  1. AV . (64 posts)
  2. seanferd (55 posts)
  3. AnsuGisalas (54 posts)
  4. apotheon (50 posts)
  5. Neon Samurai (48 posts)
TR members with the most Votes Up in the Discussions forum

  1. AV . (49)
  2. apotheon (38)
  3. Neon Samurai (32)
  4. Tony Hopkinson and Spitfire_Sysop (31)
  5. Sterling Chip Camden (29)
TR members with the most Votes Up in the Q&A forum

  1. Who Am I Really (3)
  2. TheChas (2)
Top spam busters

  1. seanferd (17)
  2. Who Am I Really (5)
  3. PurpleSkys and SinisterSlay (3)
  4. PoppaTab (2)

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