Microsoft Considers(ed) Rebranding Internet Explorer

By | August 19, 2014 | 2 Comments


Microsoft Considers(ed) Rebranding Internet ExplorerUltron is the name.

In case you’ve missed Microsoft’s IE team AMA (ask me anything) on reddit (with over 8000 comments), then here is at least one interesting fact from the page.

According to comments, the software giant is considered renaming Internet Explorer to Ultron but the lawyers said no. Then they added:
“It’s been suggested internally; I remember a particularly long email thread where numerous people were passionately debating it. Plenty of ideas get kicked around about how we can separate ourselves from negative perceptions that no longer reflect our product today.”

In case you are hungry for more details, head over to the following page and check it out.


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  • Mehran

    Tomato, tomate, what is the difference?

  • http://imgup.hu/ Greg Karz

    “that no longer reflect our product today”? newer versions are ok. But a lot of people are still using old, problematic versions.