IE8 Passes the ACID2 test!

Matt

Senior Member
#1


As a team, we’ve spent the last year heads down working hard on IE8. Last week, we achieved an important milestone that should interest web developers. IE8 now renders the “Acid2 Faceâ€ÂÂ￾ correctly in IE8 standards mode.
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While blog posts and links to videos are a good start, publicly available code is even better. We will have a lot more information available at sessions at MIX08 and will release a beta of IE8 in the first half of calendar 2008.
http://blogs.msdn.com/ie/archive/2007/12/19/internet-explorer-8-and-acid2-a-milestone.aspx

Time to rejoice! :tiphat: :toot:
 


#2
You know what I acctually like IE7... it is one of the simplest browsers out there. It's so much easyer to teach people how to use. I hope they keep the simplisty there in IE8.
 


#3
heh,firefox watch yourself...luckily i'm using Avant browser!
 


#4
There is a browser that I have never ever used. What do you like about it? Is there anything unusal about it?
 


#5
Well tab browsing is much simpler,it never opens up another window,there are updates every 2weeks...idon't know the difference between Ie and avant,because i didn't use IE since 5 months...
 


#6
Intresting. Have to try it out some time.
 


Matt

Senior Member
#7
Well, I never found firefox or opera hard to use. As for being simple, I think MS wants their stuff to be usable by all types of people.

Chaoswarrior: I also never heard of that browser, I'll check it out. ;)
 


#8
Matt said:
As for being simple, I think MS wants their stuff to be usable by all types of people.
Only thing Microsoft has made thats simple. :p
 


Matt

Senior Member
#9
Windows Vista seems pretty simple to me, and the Zune is extremely simple, simpler that the iPod and iTunes.
 


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