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21/01/2016

Pensioning off Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer (known as IE) was Microsoft’s standard internet browser and has been included as part of Windows since 1995. It is currently on its 11th version and you almost certainly have used it at some point. Perhaps you’re even reading this using IE. Back in the late 90’s Netscape was the dominant browser, but Internet Explorer beat it in the first browser war (yes, very nerdy) and went on to enjoy around 95% market share in 2002/2003. Since then, its usage has decreased as other browsers such as Firefox and Chrome have come along to challenge, as well as other types of operating system which do not run IE (like Apple’s OSX) have become more popular. Microsoft have now retired Internet Explorer. As Web Developers we could not wait […]