Getting Rid of IE6: Check.

Check your score at http://www.ie6countdown.com Time to move on…

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ASP.Net Controls for IE8 released!

I’m happy to announce we just released a Web Application Toolkit for Internet Explorer 8! The goal of this Web Application Toolkit is to leverage the new features in Internet Explorer 8 (Web Slices, Accelerators and Visual Search Providers) to extend the reach of your Web site and services also to those users that are…

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Most Secure Browser: Internet Explorer 8

NSS Labs, a trusted advisor to the information security community, released today two new Web Browser Security Reports: Malware Report Phishing Report They’ve been testing intensively the latest browsers (Apple Safari 4, Google Chrome 2, Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, Mozilla Firefox 3* and Opera 10 Beta)** to compare their security models and APIs. Note that…

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How to detect IE8 using JavaScript (Client side)

A question I’ve been asked recently is  “How can I detect IE8 using JavaScript?”. There are several ways to accomplish this task, and each one will have his pros and cons. In this post I will show the best practices to detect IE8 on real world scenarios. If you have any feedback or you would…

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IE8 RC1 Download Available

Internet Explorer 8 Release Candidate 1 is finally available! In order to get started with all the news, I suggest you to: Download and Try it! Read the official IE Team announcement Go to the updated portal at http://msdn.com/ie for tons of developer content In particular I recommend those pages: Building Web Slices, Accelerators, Search…

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MIX 09 Special Offer Discount

It’s the holiday season – time for family and friends, good cheer, and PRESENTS!  Plus, we also understand that budgets are tight these days, so in the spirit of the holiday season, we’re offering discount MIX09 conference passes at $795 USD (that’s over 40% off the full price) to the first 200 people to register. …

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Security Update for Internet Explorer 7

Following a recent security alert (KB960714), we’ve just released a security hotfix. If you are using Internet Explorer 6 or 7, you can get the update through Windows Update. IE (as any other software in the world ) had a few security issues in his lifecycle. Interestingly enough IE seems to be one of the…

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