Posts Tagged: ie7

Internet Explorer 7

Late yesterday afternoon, Microsoft released the final version of Internet Explorer 7 for Windows XP. I have updated my desktop and tablet, so I am now running the latest and greatest of the IE family. And I really do like IE7, I think it’s a great browser. Today the IE team announced that starting November… Reads more »

NewsGator Desktop Sync Beta

Today I started using a new aggregator for my web feeds. Well, sort of. I downloaded and installed the beta of NewsGator’s Desktop Sync, and now I can read all of my feeds inside IE7 RC1. It’s beautiful! Here’s the details on Desktop Sync: Desktop Sync is a system tray application that keeps your feeds,… Reads more »

Internet Explorer 7 RC1

Internet Explorer 7 Release Candidate 1 was released today by Microsoft. This is supposed to be the last test release before the final version of IE7 is made public, though more release candidates could be added depending on the feedback Microsoft recieves. I hope someone from Microsoft reads this post. I just installed the browser,… Reads more »

Internet Explorer 7 Beta 3 Released

Microsoft today released Beta 3 of Internet Explorer 7. The main changes are around the user interface, though there are also improvements to tabs, RSS feeds, and security. You’ll have to uninstall any previous versions of IE7 before installing the new beta. According to IE General Manager Dean Hachamovitch, this is the last beta version,… Reads more »

Windows Vista gets thumbs up from DOJ

It turns out that I’m not the only one who though Google’s whining about Internet Explorer 7 was dumb. The Justice Department has reviewed many parts of Windows Vista, including the new search box, and has found no problems: While criticizing Microsoft for its implementation of its existing antitrust accord, regulators appear satisfied with the… Reads more »

Browser Extensions

As I mentioned before, I have been testing Internet Explorer 7 Beta 2. As part of my testing, I have been using it almost exclusively. Turns out, some pages simply do not render in IE7! Sometimes this is because the rendering engine has changed so much, other times its because of crappy programming on the… Reads more »

IE7 Beta 2 Released

Microsoft has released the latest test version of the new Internet Explorer 7 browser, this one titled simply Beta 2 (what the heck was with that Preview anyway). From the official IE blog: We acted on a lot of the feedback and bug reports from the previous public releases. In particular, I feel good about… Reads more »