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Internet Explorer 10 Preview available for Windows 7 users

IE 10 won't be a major upgrade over IE 9 for Windows 7 users

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IE10 for Windows 7 preview to debut Tuesday, reports say

Microsoft will release a preview of Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 on Tuesday, according to a report from a Chinese website, citing the company's head of IE marketing.

Privacy experts criticize moves to sidestep IE10's default Do Not Track settings

Apache, Yahoo overriding tracking settings -- off by default -- in Microsoft's new Internet Explorer browser

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Microsoft breaks silence, slates preview of Windows 7's IE10 for November

Microsoft today said it will ship a preview of Internet Explorer 10 (IE10) for Windows 7 next month, but would not commit to a timetable for a final release.

Microsoft speeds up IE10 Flash patching, matches Google

Adobe today issued a surprise update for Flash Player that patched 25 critical vulnerabilities in the ubiquitous media software.

Ad industry calls IE10's 'Do Not Track' setting 'unacceptable'

Many of the country's largest companies lashed out at Microsoft this week, claiming that its decision to turn on the "Do Not Track" privacy feature in Internet Explorer 10 would "harm consumers, hurt competition, and undermine American innovation."

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Firefox: back in the No. 2 seat once again

Meanwhile, a security researcher sounds the alarm about Internet Explorer's vulnerability to zero-day attacks.

Facebook to charge businesses to run targeted ads in Offers service

Industry analysts say the move is good news from the company, which has been tarnished since its troubled initial public offering in May.

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Facebook still a haven for criminals

Idiotic people who use the popular social networking service while committing crimes are rather common.

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Windows 8 makes 'Windows' make sense -- Analysis

The operating system isn't the PC-centric product it has been since its inception -- it is a multi-platform offering that goes farther than anything either Apple or Google has attempted.