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God help us: Internet Explorer 6 Lives On

Nov 04, 2010, 12:05 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)

[ Thanks to sjvn for this link. ]

"Please, please, just let Internet Explorer 6 die. It was an awful browser even in its day, 2001. The only reason it became popular was that Microsoft got away with illegally beating Netscape into the ground. Unfortunately, many corporate developers created crude, IE 6-specific Web applications that we're stuck with to this very day. And, now thanks to Browsium's UniBrows, we may be stuck with for many more years to come.

"UniBrows will let users run IE6 within IE8. Yes, that's right; people will be able to keep running IE 6 for years to come."

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