Category: Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer 11 For Windows Phone 8.1 Features Revealed

By | February 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

Internet Explorer 11 For Windows Phone 8.1 Features RevealedStill has some catching up to do.

It looks like the upcoming version of IE11, which will be delivered later this year once Windows Phone 8.1 hits the streets, will finally deliver some of the basic features that users have been requesting for ages.

As suspected earlier, Internet Explorer 11Mobile will include a tab sync option as well as:
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January, 2014 Desktop Market Share: Google Chrome – Up; Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Opera – Down

By | February 11, 2014 | 1 Comment


Starting with Internet Explorer, Microsoft’s web browser continues to edge forward and has (again) increase its market share, this time from 57.91% to 58.21% (0.3 point increase).
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January, 2014 Mobile Market Share: Safari, Google Chrome, Opera Mini, Internet Explorer – Up; Android Browser – Down

By | February 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s time to kick things of with the very first market share report for the year 2014.

Starting with Safari, Apple’s web browser has managed to increase its market share by 0.14 point, from 54.82% to 54.96%.
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Battery Life: Internet Explorer 11 Vs. Google Chrome 32 Vs. Firefox 26 Vs. Opera 18

By | February 4, 2014 | 8 Comments

Battery Life: Internet Explorer 11 Vs. Google Chrome 32 Vs. Firefox 26 Vs. Opera 18Windows 8.1 is the OS.

When it comes to browser power consumption, it looks like Internet Explorer 11 is still the king of the hill.

According to the latest test done by guys at 7source, there is a staggering difference between the best (IE11) and the worst (Opera 18) web browsers. In fact, on your Toshiba Encore 8″ tablet, you could surf the web for as long as 8:52 hours or as little as 6:11 hours, depending on your software of choice.
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Play HTML5 Games On Your PS4 / Xbox One With A Controller

By | January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Play HTML5 Games On Your PS4 / Xbox One With A ControllerIE is no longer a requirement.

Now here’s something pretty awesome. Recently, Microsoft has created a new website called PlayBoxie, which allows PS4 and Xbox One owners to play various HTML5 games using a controller.

While PlayBoxie already includes a handful of games, the software giant is said to be contacting more game developers and asking them to include controller support.
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December, 2013 Desktop Market Share: Google Chrome – Up; Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Opera – Down

By | January 3, 2014 | 0 Comments


Happy New Year!

Kicking things of, Microsoft’s Internet Explorer saw its first decline in a long time, down from 58.36% to 57.91% (0.45 point decrease).
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November, 2013 Mobile Market Share: Android Browser, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer – Up; Safari, Opera Mini – Down

By | December 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Another month, another report.

Starting with Safari, Apple’s web browser has seen a small dip in its numbers, from 55.88% to 55.61% (0.27 point decrease).
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Joe Belfiore To Run Internet Explorer Team

By | November 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Joe Belfiore To Run Internet Explorer TeamIt looks like there are some changes inside the Internet Explorer team.

According to the latest IEBlog post, Joe Belfiore will be replacing Dean Hachamovitch, the vice president for Internet Explorer, who will be joining a new team inside Microsoft.

If you haven’t heard about Joe Belfiore before, he’s a Microsoft veteran (been there over 20 years) and has contributed a lot, for example: Joe created the Windows 95 start menu, taskbar, is responsible for the Windows Phone / IE3-IE4 user experience and more.
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South Korean Authorities: We Are Behind The Times With IE Laws

By | November 11, 2013 | 7 Comments

South Korean Authorities: We Are Behind The Times With IE LawsNot just IE laws.

If you haven’t heard already, there is a law in South Korea, which requires all people to use Internet Explorer when shopping.

The good news? First of all, if you live in South Korea and can access the Internet… Congratulations to you. Now, it appears that at least some of the authorities are aware of the situation and it might change in the coming future.

Feature Request: Add “Download Chrome” Button to IE

By | November 9, 2013 | 10 Comments

Feature Request: Add Now here’s something funny to kickstart your weekend. Recently, someone submitted a bug report / suggestion to the Internet Explorer team and it sounds like this:

For the upcoming release I would like to see a big button in the middle of the screen labelled “Download Chrome” which takes the user to the Google Chrome download home page and allow them to download Chrome and automatically uninstall IE in a practical and efficient manner.

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