Magic For This Election Season

We are proud to announce that Microsoft has teamed up with CNN to help people learn and get more involved this election season, on the run-up to the 2016 Presidential race. Through this partnership with Microsoft, CNN has launched a significantly upgraded version of the “Magic Wall” used by CNN’s Chief National Correspondent, John King…. Read more

Bringing the World’s Treasures to the Web

At Internet Explorer, we’ve long understood that the web is a unique window to the world, something that creates unseen connections and provides access to data on unprecedented levels. And that’s why we launched our Rethink campaign, to encourage everyone to rethink what the web can be, and to push it forward in their own… Read more

Catan Anytime sprouts out of preview!

Today, Catan Anytime comes out of preview to deliver a new and free online version based on the beloved board game The Settlers of Catan. Catan Anytime is the entirely new web version that is modern, easy to play, designed for touch – and available on any device. Our development journey with the creators of… Read more

Sheep for wheat, anyone? Internet Explorer releases preview of new social Catan web experience for free play

Today, we’re excited to release the preview of Catan Anytime – the entirely new social version of the beloved board game The Settlers of Catan. Play is completely free and available on any device with a modern browser. We hope Catan fans will appreciate its simplicity – Catan Anytime is fast, fluid and designed for… Read more

Sugoi! Explore the Anime world of Gargantia in 3D with Internet Explorer and Production I.G

Today, we are excited to announce that we are partnering with Japanese anime studio Production I.G to launch Gargantia: Sky Courier – a brand new game experience that’s fast, beautiful, and perfect for touch with the modern web. The game is based on one of Japan’s top anime franchises, Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet. Fans… Read more

Keep Internet Explorer Up-To-Date For More Secure Web Browsing

The latest version of Internet Explorer is faster, more secure, and has better web standards support than older versions. For Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 users, upgrading to Internet Explorer 11 has significant benefits—and enabling automatic updating ensures that users will always be up-to-date. This is important, because two-thirds of all desktop computers are still… Read more

GOOOAAALLL!!! ESPN and Internet Explorer Team Up to Bring You Closer to the World Cup with ESPN FC World Cup Essentials

We’re excited to announce that we are working with ESPN to bring the ESPN FC World Cup Essentials sports hub to the web. Today’s launch is the latest installment in the Rethink IE initiative showcasing what’s possible on the web with innovative experiences – it works wells across all modern browsers and devices but it’s… Read more

The new – Discovering music has never been easier on the Web.

Last month at //BUILD/, we launched 22tracks – a completely new, touch-first music discovery experience – to showcase how Internet Explorer 11 adapts naturally across phone, laptop, tablets, and large-screen alike. Today we’re bringing this conceptual experience to all music fans that visit on the Web across browsers and devices. We’ve also added XBOX… Read more

Ahoy Matey! Internet Explorer and Ubisoft Launch Assassin’s Creed Pirates for the Web

Today, we’re excited to announce a new partnership with Ubisoft to launch the first ever Assassin’s Creed title on the modern web with HTML5, 3D WebGL graphics, and JavaScript. The Assassin’s Creed Pirates web-based experience is available today for free play in five languages worldwide. New gameplay based on the popular iOS Assassin’s Creed Pirates… Read more