Fyrdility

by Alexis Deveria

Posts Tagged ‘Internet Explorer’

IE8 beta 1 first impressions

Thursday, March 6th, 2008

Anyone who cares has heared that IE8 beta 1 has just been released, with quite a bit of documentation.

Mark “Tarquin” Wilton-Jones offers a pretty good overview of the changes. Many are good, and I’m especially happy with the Acid2 support and the decision to make the IE8 rendering mode the default. It is also important to note that there is still “much more” expected in beta 2.

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Sad day for web standards

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

Update: Less sad since IE7 mode is no longer the default mode

It is a sad day for web standards.

Winners: Microsoft and lazy web developers
Losers: Alternate browsers and forward-thinking web developers

Browser selection in Windows Installer

Wednesday, November 14th, 2007

As a result of Opera’s antitrust complaint against Microsoft, I started thinking about how Microsoft might allow a selection of web browsers for Windows.
Then, I made this mockup image:


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