Posts under IE category

Interactive Trek to Mt Everest basecamp from Internet Explorer

Have you ever been to trekking on Mount Everest or ever dreamt about the same? If yes, Microsoft has some good news for you. You can now have overwhelming trekking experience right on your computer system/tablet. Microsoft’s partnership with GlacierWorks […]

Internet Explorer 10 beats Chrome, Firefox, Opera at blocking malware

Yet another study has shown that Internet Explorer 10 beats its competitors when it comes to blocking malware. NSS Labs compared the built-in protection capabilities of Internet Explorer 10 with the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Opera browsers and concluded that […]

Microsoft Plans Fix For Vulnerability in Internet Explorer For Patch Tuesday

Microsoft provides the Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification Service to help the customers plan for effective use of security updates. In its pre-Patch Tuesday notification advisory, Microsoft states that the company is planning to release a fix for the entire bugs […]

Microsoft Fix it to mitigate Internet Explorer 8 vulnerability released

Microsoft has released a Fix It solution, that will allow users to automatically fix the security vulnerability found recently in Internet Explorer 8. Microsoft Security Advisory 2847140 stated: This is a remote code execution vulnerability. The vulnerability exists in the […]

IE10 for both Windows 8 Pro & RT will have Flash enabled by default 3/12

Good news for all Internet Explorer 10 users! Flash content viewed within the Modern UI version of Microsoft’s browser will now be automatically enabled! Microsoft will update Internet Explorer 10 to all Windows 8 users – including Windows 8 RT and […]

Exploretouch.ie, a new website from Microsoft, showcases Touch & HTML5

Microsoft has launched a new website Exploretouch.ie to showcase HTML5 & Touch. The site lets users use intuitive touch gestures to mix audio files to create an original sound track. The site features a sound track from Blake Lewis and […]

Microsoft releases update to fix Adobe Flash Player vulnerability in IE10

Microsoft has announced the availability of an update for Internet Explorer 10 Adobe Flash Player, supported on Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, and Windows RT. Recently, there were some vulnerability issues with Adobe Flash player that led to system crashes and […]

IE 10 trailing behind Chrome 23 and Firefox 17

The New Year doesn’t seem to bring good news at all for Microsoft. First, this morning Net application report suggested Windows Phones are still way behind Android and Apple’s iOS and now the website’s  preliminary data from December shows the […]

Experience Journey of MTV Roadies with Roadies Xplorer on IE

Hero Roadies is a youth-based reality television show on MTV India. In the past few years the popularity of the show has surged so much on T.V and online that Microsoft has launched a gaming version of the teleserial – RoadiesXplorer. […]

Microsoft pokes fun at Internet Explorer haters with new campaign

Of late, Microsoft has seemingly changed its marketing stance, starting from Windows 8 and Surface whose promo videos were highly appreciated by both critics and the consumers. Climbing another step in the same direction, Microsoft has now launched a new […]

Internet Explorer 10 Pre-release for Windows Server 2008 R2 is now available

After releasing Internet Explorer 10 Preview for Windows 7, Microsoft has released Internet Explorer 10 Pre-release for Windows Server 2008 R2 and it is now available for download from the Microsoft Download Center. Internet Explorer 10 for Windows Server 2008 […]

Windows 7 Gets Internet Explorer 10 – IE10 Preview Now Available!

Microsoft sometime ago announced it would be soon making Internet Explorer 10 available to those running Windows 7 machines. The company to some extent has stayed true to its word! The preview version of the Microsoft’s proprietary browser is now […]

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Internet Explorer is now available on the Xbox!

Xbox 360 users will now get the chance to surf the web. The Xbox team announced an update to the Xbox 360 Dashboard that marks the beginning of many new and exciting stuff, the most notable being the inclusion of the […]

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Internet Explorer is the best at blocking malware, reports yet another study

Public Perceptions can sometimes be truly divorced from reality! Yet another study, this time by NSS Labs, has found that Internet Explorer browser is the best, at blocking malware – blocking near-consistently around 95% of malware, as compared to Chrome […]

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Internet Explorer 10 beats Chrome in performance in Google’s RoboHornet test

Google yesterday released an open-source micro-benchmark test named as RoboHornet for evaluating the browser performance. In the performance test, Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 10 scored extremely well, but what was puzzling was Chrome’s own performance in the test. It was extremely bad and […]

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Atari and Internet Explorer bring to life, classic gaming at Atari Arcade

Atari has announced the release of 8 classic titles on the occasion of its 40th anniversary. The titles have been re-built from scratch specifically for HTML5 and touch controls and will be fully compatible on Tablets using multi-touch gestures and […]

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Pulse.me – News reimagined by Internet Explorer 10

Not long ago, a news reading application was released for iPhone, iPad and Android devices. It was named as Pulse. The award-winning application redefined the way people read news by introducing a brand new and immersive interface. The interface provided a beautiful […]

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Internet Explorer: The Browser You Loved To Hate

Microsoft has launched a new website The Browser You Loved To Hate. Note the past tense ‘loved’ – the presumption being, you no longer hate it now. You may have hated it earlier but if you have used Internet Explorer […]

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Internet Explorer Gallery gets a face-lift

You may be familiar with the Pin feature on Internet Explorer, which allows you to pin sites to your taskbar. Since this is a very useful and liked feature on Internet Explorer, developers are now pushing more amazing add-ons on the Internet […]

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Internet Explorer 6 usage drops below 1% in the U.S

Microsoft must be happy and consumers even happier for Internet Explorer 6 has reported less than 1% browser share in the U.S market. This surely is good news for Microsoft as it had started the IE6Countdown initiative to ensure users […]

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IE9 and Chrome increase usage share on Windows 7, Firefox declines

This year 2012 started off on a good note for Microsoft, in particular Internet Explorer 9. As it was being expected earlier, IE9 is on a roll, constantly increasing its worldwide user base on Windows 7. Presently, IE9 is used by […]

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IE users are dumb story: Bogus study from a bogus company!

A few days back we had reported about an amusing story, where a Canadian firm AptiQuant had carried out an online survey and reached the conclusion that Internet Explorer users are the dumbest; Opera users, the smartest. It now appears […]