Microsoft will be killing off the browser that is a household name. We’ve all used it, whether we love it or hate it, we’ve used Internet Explorer at one time or another. – As a local radio DJ put it – even if we just use it to download other browsers. Internet Explorer, the bane of web developers the world over will be retiring. In its place… we don’t know just yet. So far it is being called Project Spartan, but Microsoft is still working on the final name.

Will the next web browser offering (the one that all our Windows operating systems will kindly install for us as a default) be a ground breaker? – Or will it be hit or miss like Microsoft’s OS offerings tend to be (Windows 200: great, XP: not so much, Vista: …Ok, Windows 8: not so much, 8.1: great… and so on)?

We will see.

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