Mozilla and Samsung working on new browser engine.

It looks like the Mozilla foundation and Samsung are going to be working on a new browser engine to “take advantage of tomorrow’s faster, multi-core, heterogeneous computing architectures” To this end, they will be using the Rust Programming language to do so rather than C++. By using Rust they believe that they can fix a lot of the security issues that are inherent when using C++. The new rendering engine will be called “Servo”.
My take is that another good rendering engine is a good thing. More choice is always better, so long that Servo follows HTML & CSS specifications. I really doubt web designers want to worry about having to design for another rendering engine.

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