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NewsThe Sad Tale of Play To and Windows 8 PinstaffTerrence Dorsey3-Feb-13 10:26 
NewsThe End of the Web, Search, and Computer as We Know It PinstaffTerrence Dorsey3-Feb-13 10:25 
NewsHelp us out here: What's the POINT of Microsoft Office 2013? PinstaffTerrence Dorsey3-Feb-13 10:25 
NewsChanging the terms of the violent video game debate PinstaffTerrence Dorsey3-Feb-13 10:25 
GeneralRe: Changing the terms of the violent video game debate PinmemberSimon Bridge3-Feb-13 12:15 
NewsViruses, Trojans, and worms, oh my: The basics on malware PinstaffTerrence Dorsey3-Feb-13 10:24 
NewsHow Yahoo got hacked through 3rd party code. PinmemberSoMad1-Feb-13 13:35 
NewsMicrosoft and the modern Web PinmemberKent Sharkey1-Feb-13 10:55 
Microsoft is trying again to help their target developers fix their sites. They have launched modern.ie[^] to provide tools and guidance.
 
One of the first benefits is a page scanner you can point at your site to get a nice report of known or possible issues with the site. For example, did you know a certain orange Web site is using jQuery 1.6.2? If you ran that site through the scanner you'd see that it's a possible issue, complete with guidance on what to do with that information.
 
They've also partnered with BrowserStack to give you three months worth of their browser testing service for free (regular USD19/month). This allows you to view your page(s) in a variety of browser/OS combinations (complete with add-ins for Chrome, Firefox and Visual Studio to make popping up those scans easier). Sadly, it looks like this requires a Facebook login.
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TTFN - Kent

GeneralRe: Microsoft and the modern Web PinmemberGeekforChrist1-Feb-13 16:13 
NewsTwitter gives Flight PinmemberKent Sharkey1-Feb-13 10:46 
News"Because your CSS is garbage" PinmemberKent Sharkey31-Jan-13 12:22 
NewsOracle Will Stop Providing Security Updates for Java 6 Next Month PinmemberKent Sharkey31-Jan-13 12:18 
GeneralRe: Oracle Will Stop Providing Security Updates for Java 6 Next Month PinmemberSimon Bridge3-Feb-13 15:45 
GeneralRe: Oracle Will Stop Providing Security Updates for Java 6 Next Month Pinmemberrb555-Feb-13 1:38 
GeneralRe: Oracle Will Stop Providing Security Updates for Java 6 Next Month PinmemberFlorin Jurcovici5-Feb-13 6:53 
NewsBuilding A Browser: The Google Chrome Comic Book PinstaffTerrence Dorsey31-Jan-13 11:15 
NewsWhat The Rails Security Issue Means To You PinstaffTerrence Dorsey31-Jan-13 11:15 
GeneralRe: What The Rails Security Issue Means To You PinprotectorAspDotNetDev31-Jan-13 11:42 
GeneralRe: What The Rails Security Issue Means To You PinmemberBrisingr Aerowing31-Jan-13 13:11 
GeneralRe: What The Rails Security Issue Means To You PinmemberDan Neely1-Feb-13 2:48 
NewsProportional Programming Fonts PinstaffTerrence Dorsey31-Jan-13 11:14 
GeneralRe: Proportional Programming Fonts PinmemberSuper Lloyd4-Feb-13 19:35 
NewsInteractive Guide to Blog Typography PinstaffTerrence Dorsey31-Jan-13 11:14 
NewsDirectX/XNA Phase Out Continues PinstaffTerrence Dorsey31-Jan-13 11:14 
GeneralRe: DirectX/XNA Phase Out Continues PinmemberClifford Nelson31-Jan-13 12:09 

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