The Windows 8.1 Preview build is soon to be unleashed. And with it we should be getting our hands on a test version of the upcoming Internet Explorer 11 later this week. But according to some new leaked documents, along with several improvements, the latest version of Microsoft’s web browser is also expected to...

It was not so long ago that Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft’s in-house browser was at the forefront of latest web technologies. In short, it was driving innovation with each new version. And while newer versions of IE are still perfectly capable, they have been overtaken by rivals when it comes to integration of these...

There are juggernauts and there are behemoths. And then there is Windows 7. The beloved operating system finds itself firmly on nearly half the computers in the world. It is reasonable, then to expect some fireworks when an application like Internet Explorer 10 is introduced to the user base of Windows 7. And this is...

Statistics often have a funny, polarizing side to them, particularly if the data sample is limited. This practically is the case with web browser usage statistics, which frequently provide conflicting numbers. Tallying web browser usage is, after all, a massive task with a huge number of variables involved. Its stands...

Oh no, the dreaded security certificate issue popped up its ugly head once again! This time the victim is the Bing search engine that got blocked by web browsers over the weekend that essentially prevents users from accessing the website through the HTTPS protocol. As of this writing, users that want to access the...

The two classic browser versions from Microsoft are soon set to sail into the west. Over the past few months, Redmond made its intentions of retiring Internet Explorer 6 very clear. The software titan recently launched a countdown website for IE 6. Regardless of the company’s efforts, both Internet Explorer 6 and 7...

Early this morning Microsoft announced a new batch of updates (for Windows and Internet Explorer, among other products) that are set for release next week. These are part of the company’s monthly Patch Tuesday cycle. As is usually the case, the software titan has not provided details or specifics other than listing...

Microsoft has, in the past few months, spared some very active promotion for Internet Explorer. But the browser itself has had a bit of a tough time at the top with Google Chrome, latest statistics show. Different sources show different numbers, but this much is certain that Google Chrome is IE’s biggest competitor in...

Well, well, well. Who would have thought Google, of all the technology companies in the world, would be such a tattletale — particularly with a corporate motto like Do No Evil. The biggest news these past few days has been the $731 million fine levied on Microsoft by European Union for its (accidentally) absent...

Microsoft is getting ready to release the final version of its flagship browser, Internet Explorer 10, for Windows 7. The browser is currently only available for Windows 8. Inside sources revealed to The Register that Microsoft’s Internet Explorer division is planning to release the new browser at the end of February...