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Microsoft is tackling anonymous anti-Internet Explorer commenters head-on this week. The software maker launched the latest browser you loved to hate video today, showcasing the latest part of its attempts to keep Internet Explorer relevant. The video sets the stage for a comment war with an anonymous IE hater who leaves comments on articles, replies to Facebook posts, and sends tweets to the IE Twitter account.

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So they admit IE sucks ?

If they think we forgot IE6 and IE7, they must be retarded.
Edited by Abs.exe - 11/29/12 at 11:16am
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Yea... I really don't think "IE sucks... less." is doing much for them LMAO.

I also really doubt that mocking the anti-IE userbase that prefers ANY other browser over IE is going to regain them.
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"IE implements HTML6"

Well yes, but badly.
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Yea... I really don't think "IE sucks... less." is doing much for them LMAO.
I also really doubt that mocking the anti-IE userbase that prefers ANY other browser over IE is going to regain them.

Exactly this. Why would you mock the people whose business you want?
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Karaoke you say? You win this round IE.
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So I guess this makes it ok that normal IE10 in Windows 8 wont' stop crashing, even if I open the metro vesion.
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"IE implements HTML6"
Well yes, but badly.

Proof?
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I loved the video. Absolutely hilarious. And they make a good point. IE9/10 really lessened the hate a lot. Over time I think forgiveness can come.

Though on the note of getting IE back in the game, it needs a better addon system. And Smartscreen needs to crack down so hard. Other than that, IE10 is fantastic.
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Proof?

I'm assuming they would have to get HTML5 on par first.
http://html5test.com/compare/browser/chrome23/ff16/ie10.html
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