- dotTech - http://dottech.org -
Microsoft says Internet Explorer 11 will be available for both Windows 7 and Windows 8
Posted By Enrique Manalang On June 27, 2013 @ 7:08 AM In Browsers,Windows | 4 Comments
Internet Explorer users that don’t plan on updating to Windows 8, or even the improved Windows 8.1 later this year can now rest easy — Microsoft has confirmed that Internet Explorer 11 will be making its way to Windows 7 as well.
IE 11 is being introduced along with Windows 8.1, and its packing some notable improvements. First off, Microsoft says they’ve built it to be faster, more responsive and more battery efficient. So that’s always good. But it’s also bringing along some new technologies like support for WebGL and SPDY3. Another neat thing is that sites that are pinned to the Start Screen will now be live and update with new information — but that’s a feature that doesn’t apply to Windows 7 users of course.
Still, if you like the sound of a faster and leaner Internet Explorer on Windows 7, it looks like you’ll be covered. Eventually anyway, since Microsoft isn’t giving any timeframe for when it’ll hit arrive.
[via Engadget ]
Article printed from dotTech: http://dottech.org
URL to article: http://dottech.org/113679/microsoft-says-internet-explorer-11-will-be-available-for-both-windows-7-and-windows-8/
URLs in this post:
 Image: http://dottech.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/ie11.png
 Engadget: http://www.engadget.com/2013/06/26/microsoft-internet-explorer-11/?utm_medium=feed&utm_source=feedly
© 2008-2012 dotTech.org | All content is the property of its rightful owner.