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    Today, we’re excited to reveal more details on how we’re partnering with the North American Aerospace Defense Command (“NORAD”) to create their most immersive Santa Tracker web site yet! A holiday staple for more than 50 years, NORAD Tracks Santa allows millions of people every year to watch Santa’s...
  • Blog Post: Internet Explorer 11 Release Preview Now Available for Windows 7 Customers

    Today, we’re excited to announce that Internet Explorer 11 Release Preview is now available for our customers using Windows 7! Building on IE10 , Internet Explorer 11 is faster and advances the web platform on the hundreds of millions of devices running Windows 7, bringing standards like WebGL coupled...
  • Blog Post: The Companion Web: The Internet And How We Use It Is Evolving

    We’re at a tipping point with connected devices. Every day, 3.6 million mobile devices and tablets are activated worldwide. That’s over five times more than the number of babies born each day ! Because so many of these devices can access the internet, we’re incredibly excited to share...
  • Blog Post: Celebrate your freedom to listen with Internet Explorer and Nokia Music

    One of the best things about celebrating the 4 th of July is spending time with your friends and family. Barbecuing, lighting off some fireworks - the only thing that’s missing is some good music! But what do you do when the host of your party tries to ruin your celebration of all things America with...
  • Blog Post: Internet Explorer 10 is the Most Energy Efficient Browser on Windows 8

    On World Environment Day , we are proud to announce that Internet Explorer continues to be the most energy-efficient browser on Windows 8 , according to the Center for Sustainable Energy Systems at Fraunhofer USA. When compared to Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer uses up to 18% less...
  • Blog Post: Building Internet Explorer 10: a Browser that is Perfect for Touch

    When you consider that browsing the web remains one of the most popular activities on a tablet , it’s surprising the experience isn’t better. People should expect more from the browsing experience on a tablet. Browsing speed has been important to web users, but with the emergence of new form...
  • Blog Post: Internet Explorer Brings New Web Experience to the Living Room with Xbox and DailyBurn

    On the Internet Explorer team we love the web, and we’re always looking for ways to make it better. Today we’re excited to announce our partnership with DailyBurn.com , which lets you make the most of the browser on your phone, tablet and IE for Xbox 360. DailyBurn allows users to sync their...
  • Blog Post: Celebrating the Best of the Web with the Help of our Great Partners!

    On the IE team, we are humbled to have worked with a variety of partners to create beautiful, immersive experiences on the web like Atari , Contre Jour , Project Prometheus , Pulse , and viral videos like Child of the 90s . This year some of these efforts have been recognized for innovative work through...
  • Blog Post: Internet Explorer Partners with The Hunger Games to Spark a Catching Fire Revolution on the Web

    With the second film in the blockbuster The Hunger Games franchise, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire , set for release November 22, Internet Explorer has teamed up with Lionsgate to bring you The Hunger Games Explorer – the go-to destination and hub online for fans to get all the latest on The Hunger...
  • Blog Post: Bringing Touch Video Editing to the Web with Vyclone and Internet Explorer

    Today we are excited to announce a new web experience with social video editing start-up, Vyclone . Vyclone has a very popular mobile app that allows users to co-create, sync, and edit multiple views of a single shared moment – like a concert, sporting event, or birthday. With the new Vyclone web...
  • Blog Post: Internet Explorer 10 now available for more than 700M Windows customers

    Today we are excited to announce the availability of IE10 for Windows 7, bringing the most modern and high performing version of IE to over 700M Windows customers. IE10 delivers a 20% increase in real-world site performance over IE9 making IE10 the fastest modern browser on the market according to third...
  • Blog Post: Hold Your Own Heist: Robert Kirkman's Thief of Thieves Now Interactive Online through IE10

    A message from the Internet Explorer Developer Relations team… Today we’re excited to announce the online debut of Thief of Thieves: Experience , an interactive online game based on the comic book series from Robert Kirkman and Skybound, his imprint at Image Comics. The site is a showcase of the new...
  • Blog Post: Continued Growth for IE9 on Windows 7 in January

    Last month, we talked about how IE9 had surpassed IE8 as the number one browser on Windows 7 worldwide.  This month that trend continues with IE9 growing worldwide on Windows 7.  New HTML5 experiences like Cut the Rope continue to show consumers what they can expect from a modern browser like...
  • Blog Post: Internet Explorer 9 Reaches 20% Usage Share Worldwide on Windows 7; Approaching 30% in the US

    This month we hit some pretty important milestones in the IE business. IE9 has now passed 20% usage share worldwide on Windows 7 as of the last day of August. In the US, IE9 closed out the month at 28% share on Windows 7. IE9 was built to take advantage of the unique capabilities of Windows 7 and it’s...
  • Blog Post: Internet Explorer 9: The Best Browser for Your Business

    Back when we launched IE9 in March, we blogged about why IE9 is the best browser for business customers . Great performance and a new user interface that seamlessly integrates with Windows 7 are great for business users, and robust security features and well-known and supported deployment and management...
  • Blog Post: IE9 with SmartScreen Leads Malware Protection Once Again

    While the web is a wonderful place, there are many dangers online that can put you and your computer at risk. Your browser is the first line of defense against attacks on the web, and it plays a critical role along with anti-virus and other security software to help keep you safe online. With Internet...
  • Blog Post: MIX11 Day 1 recap: Launching and Listening

    One down, two to go. Day 1 of MIX11 is in the books! And it was an exciting one for the Internet Explorer team. As you may have seen today , Dean Hachamovitch kicked off MIX11 by showcasing the power of Internet Explorer 9 and the native-feeling web applications it can drive on Windows 7. ( World’s Biggest...
  • Blog Post: W3Conf: Successful W3C Developer Conference

    As we mentioned last week, we had the opportunity to sponsor and participate in the first ever W3C HTML5 Developer Conference, W3Conf. Billed as “Practical Standards for Web Professionals” and focusing on “HTML5 and the Open Web Platform”, the conference provided two days of fantastic content and discussion...
  • Blog Post: IE9 Top Browser on Windows 7 and Other Highlights from 2011

    With New Year’s Eve fast approaching, we wanted to give an early look at what we expect the share numbers to look like as we close out 2011, as well as take a look back at some of the top moments for the IE team this year. Last month we predicted that IE9 was on a path to be the number one modern browser...
  • Blog Post: IE Comes to the Living Room with Xbox

    Today the Xbox team announced an update to the Xbox 360 dashboard that marks the beginning of some exciting stuff on the biggest screen in the house.  Internet Explorer has come to Xbox 360. Starting today Internet Explorer will begin being rolled out on Xbox LIVE and will be available to Xbox LIVE...
  • Blog Post: IE9 Share on Windows 7 Keeps Moving Along – Nearly 35% in the US

    On Friday, we mentioned that things were looking up for developers interested in building the latest set of web experiences for a modern browser like IE9. The good news for developers is that with IE9 at almost 35% share on Windows 7 in the US near the close of October - now 65% of all Windows 7 users...
  • Blog Post: Internet Explorer collaborates with musical artists The xx

    Over the past couple months, we’ve had pleasure of working on some amazing projects. Today, we’re excited to share with you one of our latest collaborations with musical artists The xx on their sophomore album release, titled Coexist. This is the only place you can listen to Coexist prior...
  • Blog Post: Internet Explorer 9 on Windows 7 Passes 30% Share in the US

    Internet Explorer 9 continues its growth this month as more and more people are switching to the latest version of IE. As of the end of September, IE9 now holds 31% share on Windows 7 in the US. Worldwide, IE9 is 22% of all usage share on Windows 7. Source: Net Applications , September 2011...
  • Blog Post: New Internet Explorer TV Spot in 2.5D

    If you caught the premiers of White Collar and Covert Affairs this week, you probably noticed we just released a new version of the Internet Explorer TV commercial celebrating the beauty of the web. This newest spot continues to feature the work of Keith Rivers , a Seattle-based filmmaker, and...
  • Blog Post: Nearly 50% of Windows 7 Users in the US Are Experiencing a More Beautiful Web with Internet Explorer 9

    March was a great month for the IE team.  We are thrilled with the response to our new television ad .  The Hunger Games Capitol Tour brought the silver screen to the web.  And, we even had a little fun looking back at just how far we have come with Internet Explorer. As March comes to...