Topic: Internet Explorer

Microsoft Names Its New Browser 'Edge,' and the U2 Jokes Are Already Flowing

Early reactions to Internet Explorer's successor

Last month Microsoft confirmed rumors that it would kill its long-standing default browser, Internet Explorer, and replace it with a better product dubbed "Project Spartan." Well, today at its Build…

Microsoft Creates a Surprisingly Amusing Game to Help Wean Us Off Windows XP

Evade IE6 icons and the dreaded Clippy

With millions of Windows XP users clinging desperately to the reliable but officially obsolete operating system, Microsoft has created a surprisingly fun new game to nudge us all into the…

Anime Ass-Kicker Is the (Unofficial) Face of Internet Explorer 11

Why not bring Inori Aizawa to the U.S.?

She is the futuristic, robot-fighting anime personification of Internet Explorer. And her name is Inori Aizawa. Designed by Collateral Damage Studios for an Asian anime event, Inori stars in a…

Top 10 Commercials of the Week: Jan. 18-25

Nike counts on Kobe, Barclays counts your pennies, and you can count on the Guinness clock

This week, Starbucks shows some love for the most hated day of the week, Dean Winters brings more mayhem for Allstate, and Internet Explorer—like many of us—is nostalgic for the…

Microsoft's Internet Explorer Panders to Children of the '90s

'You grew up. So did we'

Children of the '90s, do you remember all the awesome things from your youth? Was Internet Explorer one of them? No? That's OK. It was there amid the slap bracelets…