Internet Explorer 9 has come out of Beta and is has been officially released today. You download Microsoft’s latest browser here. Microsoft claims that this browser is the fastest out there and is about to revolutionize the way we view the Web.
I’ve been testing it for over about 6 months and I would have to agree that it’s as fast a browser as I’ve seen. The cleaner interface really makes a difference as well creating more space for content and removing clutter.
Will IE9 pull me away from Google Chrome? Mozilla Firefox has been becoming bogged down as of late and IE9 is quickly becoming my backup browser when I’m on a Windows PC (Not Available on the Mac and Microsoft hasn’t made IE for the Mac since IE4). If you’ve tried it, let us know what you think of it in the comments below.
The following video celebrates a year in the making of IE 9 and what developers are saying about it.
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