Top resources on fixing IE issues and optimizing for a standards experience on Windows 8

With Windows 8 currently at the Consumer Preview stage for tech and devs alike, the next version of Internet Explorer is available in preview. Internet Explorer 10 brings 33 new HTML5 & CSS3 site-ready web standards and a noticeable change: One Browser: Two Experiences. To learn more about the browsing experiences in IE10 on Windows… Read more

HTML5 and IE workshop by the water, powered by Microsoft Webcafe – 25th August 2011 in Brussels

“An afternoon hands-on pre event on HTML5 Canvas and Internet Explorer 9” On August 25 we are organizing our next Microsoft Webcafe, an informal tech get-together after hours. Location this time is on the water: the Biouel Boat in Brussels. You can already register for the event on www.mswebcafe.be. This time however, before the actual… Read more

Last call to our free Next Generation UX event. Your chance to win an Arc Touch Mouse!

On June 28 we’re organizing an event around Next Generation User Experiences in Brussels Business Faculty.  It’s entirely free and every attendee gets a unique T-shirt!  Register today and join many other UX enthusiasts. During this event, you’ll get inspired by Microsoft’s vision and strategy for natural user interfaces – see what today’s and tomorrow’s… Read more

New buildmypinnedsite.com helps you implement IE9 pinning and instrumentation

buildmypinnedsite.com delivers you tools, content and code guidance to help you with implementing Internet Explorer 9 Site Pinning features. While you can already find quite some information on the matter on MSDN, this site goes an extra step and is totally worth a visit. What does the site buildpypinnedsite.com provide? The information is nicely structured… Read more

Dev:unplugged – participate in the global HTML5 contest and win!

When you read this, you know it’s good: “We believe that HTML5 and related technologies, in conjunction with faster and faster browsers, finally give developers the tools they need to create experiences that are just as vivid, interactive and high-fidelity as what you have come to expect from native applications without the need for plug-ins…. Read more

Internet Explorer 9 is here: a more beautiful Belgian web

Internet Explorer 9 RTW is now available for download. After a first preview at PDC 2009, a first Platform Preview at MIX 2010, a Beta in September 2010 and RC in February 2011: we’ve gone through a lot to bring a more beautiful web. Actions: Download Internet Explorer 9 RTW Read the official IE Engineering… Read more

Internet Explorer 9 RC – download, what’s new and get your sites ready

Dean Hachamovich has just announced availability of Internet Explorer 9 Release Candidate on the official IE team blog. As Dean blogs, we have received a lot of feedback from developer and end-users. We have listened and now with the RC, IE9 has made progress in the areas of performance, standards, user interface, safety and privacy…. Read more

Web Camp Belgium on 24 January with Scott Hanselman and James Senior: attend or watch online

Microsoft Web Camps are free events that allow you to learn and build on the Microsoft Web Platform. Good news: Web Camps are coming to Belgium! The Belgian Web Camp event on 24th of January 2011 is a full-day event where will hear from Microsoft experts on the latest components of the platform, including ASP.NET… Read more

Quick tip [link]: Enabling IE9 Beta UI features in Platform Preview 6

As I blogged earlier, Internet Explorer 9 Platform Preview 6 is out. As with previous editions, the Platform Preview does not give you any UI like you get with the beta. However, there is a ‘secret’ switch you can use to give the Platform Preview the same UI features as the Beta. Ars Technica has… Read more