Final version of Internet Explorer 9 is now available!

Go grab it at http://www.beautyoftheweb.com/. Enjoy the fastest IE ever, with industry-leading JavaScript speed, full hardware acceleration, and HTML 5 support. Then there’s pinned sites, which allows your favorite websites to provide quick shortcuts to frequently-visited pages, like Amazon does in the snapshot below: Or my personal favorite: And if you’re ready to go toe-to-toe…

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Events This Week – December 14th, 2010

Here are the events listed in Community Megaphone for the next week (or so) for the Mid-Atlantic area, as well as webcasts of interest…this list includes events imported from the UGSS event calendar, and all events entered in Community Megaphone are also automatically synced to the UGSS event calendar: HRNUG: December 2010 Meeting Tuesday, December…

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Events This Week – December 6th, 2010

Here are the events listed in Community Megaphone for the next week (or so) for the Mid-Atlantic area, as well as webcasts of interest…this list includes events imported from the UGSS event calendar, and all events entered in Community Megaphone are also automatically synced to the UGSS event calendar: RockNug Release 4.6 Wednesday, December 08,…

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New DevNugget: Pinned Sites in Internet Explorer 9

I’ve published a new DevNugget screencast on Channel 9, and linked below. In it, I demonstrate how I quickly added some flair to my Community Megaphone site to help it light up on IE9 on Windows 7. By adding a few <meta> tags, I provide users with shortcuts to some of the best parts of…

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Internet Explorer 9 Beta Released!

http://www.beautyoftheweb.com/ I’m at a team meeting this week, but I’ll be posting more thoughts and perhaps some demo videos once I’m back. For now, go get it! CAVEAT: Unlike the platform preview, which installed side-by-side with IE 8, the IE 9 beta will replace IE 8 when you install it, so if you’re not comfortable…

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Internet Explorer 9 Platform Preview 4 Now Available

If you haven’t had a chance to try Internet Explorer 9, as a developer, you’re missing out on some great stuff. The fourth platform preview for Internet Explorer 9 is now available, and while it’s not intended as a replacement for your current browser (in fact, it installs side-by-side with previous versions of Internet Explorer),…

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MIX10 Wrap-up By David Isbitski

I’d love to post a thorough, informative, and thoughtful summary of my experience at MIX10 (which was a ton of fun, and was probably the most information-packed MIX in the 3 years I’ve attended), but my fellow DE, David Isbitski, has done such a wonderful job summarizing that I’m just going to point you to…

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MIX10 Day 2 Keynote Liveblog

Going to try the liveblogging thing again…on wifi this time, so hopefully it holds up…stay tuned! 11:03am – and duct tape…the hardware is a prototype that’s literally stuck together with duct tape…which is awesome. 11:00am – the keynote comes full circle with the Project Gustav / Wacom hardware-software combo, as a demonstration of the potential…

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