As we reported the release date for Internet Explorer 9 is getting closer. You can now download the Internet Explorer 9 beta. Don’t care? Well, the Internet Explorer 9 might be the fastest browser at the moment, but there are many other reasons to give the IE9 a try.
IE9 Beta Screenshot:
The list of changes is so long! The Internet Explorer 9 is a HUGE step into the right direction. This will literally change the web as we know it and will make the web faster, more beautiful and more secure.
- Hardware acceleration
- Full HTML5/CSS3 Support
- Windows 7 Integration (Jumplists, Aero, ..)
Very responsive websites
Thanks to CSS3 WebFonts we will soon see websites with all kinds of different fonts. It basically allows websites to include an URL to any font, so that the entire website may use that font to display text. Yup, people will start using Comic-Sans for their pages again! Oh noes!
Windows 7 integration
Download IE9 Beta
You can download the IE9 Beta from http://www.beautyoftheweb.com/
Keep in mind, you should download the 64-bit edition if you are on Windows 7 64-bit. If you don’t know which Windows version you have, click here before you download IE9.
Also, make sure to download it from beautyoftheweb.com, which is Microsoft’s official download site for the beta.