tedster - 6:53 pm on Nov 13, 2006 (gmt 0) NY Times article [nytimes.com]
OK, it's a small mention -- but still very nice to see such mainstream acknowledgement.
Mr. Wilton-Jones had "had enough of these unfounded arguments" and decided to test the browsers. His results are somewhat complicated because he tested on various operating systems and didn't provide an overall fastest browser. Instead, he rated them on various criteria like how quickly they started up or downloaded images. But for Windows, his tests show that various iterations of Opera were fastest on each of the tests.
NY Times article [nytimes.com]