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Wonder how many have noticed ...

... the nifty little new favicon?

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Re: Wonder how many have noticed ...

OK, i'll bite ..... ?????

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I noticed!
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Re: Wonder how many have noticed ...

... so share already!!

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Re: Wonder how many have noticed ...

Haven't been here since yesterday afternoon, but it was the first thing I noticed this morning.

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favicon - the little thingy on the left end of the address bar. An icon that is linked to a website.

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Is there a way that I can turn it off? I don't think it happens on all browsers so maybe I'll switch. It's using additional bandwidth and the site is already a hog with the ads (which I understand are necessary, this scrolling icon is not).

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favicon - the little thingy on the left end of the address bar. An icon that is linked to a website.
ah that thing .... where did it come from .... bloody irritating if you ask me. O don't so much dislike the icon its the moving type in a really naff font that bugs me.

What is its purpose ?

Does it actually achive anything ?

Can I make it go away ?

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ah that thing .... where did it come from .... bloody irritating if you ask me. O don't so much dislike the icon its the moving type in a really naff font that bugs me.

What is its purpose ?

Does it actually achive anything ?

Can I make it go away ?
Aren't you supposed to have the answers?
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Try some boric acid Fuzzy.

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Full, is the spirit, that thinks not, of falling.
True, is the soul, that hesitates not, to give.
Alive, is the one, that believes, in love.
JCP


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