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For Microsoft, Google’s RoboHornet Benchmark Isn’t Real-World Enough, Launches Its Own Version

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http://techcrunch.com – Yesterday, Google launched the alpha version of RoboHornet, a new open source browser benchmark that, as Google engineer and project lead Alex Komoroske put it, is “a living, dynamic benchmark that aims to use the collective efforts of the web development community and ultimately get browser vendors to fix real-world performance pain points.” Microsoft’s IE 10 scores extremely well in this test. Nevertheless, the company’s engineers clearly believed that the test wasn’t “real-world” enough and today, Microsoft launched a new version of RoboHornet that expa (IT news)