IE9 turns Facebook into a Windows 7 application

Did you know that you can now turn Facebook into a Windows application? Using Internet Explorer 9, you can drag&drop any url to the Taskbar…and the site will become automatically a Windows application! The chrome of IE will adapt to the Facebook logo, you will be able to quickly jump to specific part of the…


Building High Resolution Favicons in HTML5 and IE9

One of my favorite features of IE9 is the possibility to turn any web site into a Windows application and “pin” it to the Windows 7 Taskbar. To make it beautiful, you can also build high resolution fav icons (e.g. 64×64 pixels). How? Some folk at Avarice just sent me a screenshot of a very…