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Thread: Microsoft Announces IE8 Now Available

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    Default Microsoft Announces IE8 Now Available

    Microsoft Corp. announced the availability of Windows Internet Explorer 8, their new Web browser that promises big improvements.

    Read the story in full here...

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    I'll be sticking with Firefox, thank you very much.

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    Ive just downloaded and installed, doubt ill be using it anytime soon, lol, I like Firefox.

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    opera!! anyway. microsoft felt the pressure with the web standarts thing so they made ie8 more standarts oriented, which is good. but overall it will be overlooked by regular joe which will use the compatibility mode anyway, because he won't like how old webpages made for older ie look... so there goes that.

    other than that, ie still lags behind other browsers and is pretty much unneccessary at all...

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    Opera is the innovator I think, no question. But it's rather.....complicated....for a browser. The best things about FF though is the extensions and add-ons. You can do almost anything from inside the browser, it has SO MANY useful tools. IE, Opera, and Chrome just cannot compete there.

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