IE 10 won't be a major upgrade over IE 9 for Windows 7 users
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.
Apache, Yahoo overriding tracking settings -- off by default -- in Microsoft's new Internet Explorer browser
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.
Adobe today issued a surprise update for Flash Player that patched 25 critical vulnerabilities in the ubiquitous media software.
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."
Meanwhile, a security researcher sounds the alarm about Internet Explorer's vulnerability to zero-day attacks.
Industry analysts say the move is good news from the company, which has been tarnished since its troubled initial public offering in May.
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.