15th September 2010, 18:08 #1
Internet Explorer 9 Beta Drops. It’s Lean, Fast and Modern
Microsoft will release the first beta version of its new Internet Explorer web browser Wednesday morning.
Internet Explorer 9 Beta will be made available for download shortly after it is announced at a launch event in San Francisco, around 10:00am Pacific time. We’ll post a download link for Windows Vista and Windows 7 users as soon as we have one.
The final version of IE9 is still some months off — Microsoft wouldn’t commit to a definite time frame for the browser’s release when we asked. But we’ve spent a few days in IE9 Beta’s company, and so far, it has proven to be a thoroughly modern machine. The world’s most-used browser is getting a new look, much expanded support for HTML5 and other 21st century web technologies, and a big speed boost.
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