In the IEBlog, the team developing IE9 talked a bit about what they’ve been working on. What it boils down to is feature parity.
If you haven’t been keeping score, here’s the last few versions:
There are a few interesting items to take from this:
It’s very nice to see Microsoft finally playing in the same arena as everyone else. They’re even pushing the envelope a bit. It’s too early to tell yet but graphics performance might end up better on IE 9 then on the competition. And that would be nice change of pace.