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According to a senior technical account manager at Microsoft New Zealand, the next beta of Internet Explorer 8 will be available to the public sometime in the third quarter of this year.



According to Nick MacKechnie, a senior technical account manager at Microsoft New Zealand, we can expect the next beta of Internet Explorer 8 to arrive in the third quarter of this year. And unlike the current test version, which is marked as a "developer preview," this version will be a public beta targeted at all consumers.
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im a firefox guy but i use them both interchangeably if issues arise with one. improvements are always welcome!
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This is going to be even better than Firefox 3!

OCN really should introduce a 'Sarchasm' BB code tag
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I totally didn't like the IE8 i tried.. I prefer IE7 to all... It just fits perfectly
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I totally didn't like the IE8 i tried.. I prefer IE7 to all... It just fits perfectly
IE7 is a worthless browser like the variants before it. It cannot render. If you use it, you are effectively slapping every web developer in the face.

IE8 might actually render according to standards, if it does, it's a step forward. I hate the idea of a 'do-it-properly-tag', when it should be the default method, but it'd still be a step forward.
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i tried IE8 to same didnt like it
plus it kept crashing on embeded videos

plus it comes with a button which i think is like works as IE7 but it does not work, its like the Turbo button on old P2 comps
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