Which browser is best in Windows 8 on a Surface Pro? Day 15 of the 30 Days with Surface Pro series sets out to try and answer that question. To be honest, there is no “right” answer to that question. Each of the browsers has pros and cons, and the decision about which is “best” is largely subjective, and a matter...

The Web browser is a very important element of any platform or device. For Day 15 of the 30 Days with Surface Pro series, I spent some time examining Internet Explorer, and exploring the other browser options for Windows 8 on a Surface Pro. I use a variety of browsers on a regular basis. I have traditionally...

With such dynamic and ever changing numbers, the browser market share statistics are never a dull sight. Case in point the figures for February 2013, which saw Microsoft Internet Explorer post some impressive advances, at the expense of others, particularly Google Chrome. Internet Explorer actually passed the...

You may recall Microsoft launched a very special version of its MSN portal a couple of days before the launch of Windows 8. The website donned a design that was clearly inspired by Redmond’s latest operating system that brought it in line with Windows 8. But there were several improvements under the hood that...

It used to be that Apple took home all the honors for “coolness” with its ads.  But I really like this new one from Microsoft for IE 10.  It works really well, showing an Apple geek who tries really hard to find reasons not to like IE 10 and finally runs out of reasons. He gives grudging respect at the...

It used to be that Apple took home all the honors for “coolness” with its ads.  But I really like this new one from Microsoft for IE 10.  It works really well, showing an Apple geek who tries really hard to find reasons not to like IE 10 and finally runs out of reasons. He gives grudging respect at the...

Earlier this month Microsoft revealed that it would have a special MSN page up and running exclusively for Windows 8 devices. The good news is that the page is actually up sooner than they said it would be. The page is live but remember it only works with Windows 8, or rather it requires Internet Explorer 10...

Microsoft on Wednesday unveiled the second test version of its next Web browser, Internet Explorer 10. This will be the stock browser to ship with the highly anticipated Windows 8 operating system, expected next year, and today’s release is actually the same IE engine used in Microsoft’s first demo of Windows...