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Windows 7: Something good coming to IE


08 Dec 2010   #1

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Something good coming to IE

"Microsoft plans to give users of its new internet browser the ability to stop certain sites from gathering information from users, as the company looks to head off federal online privacy legislation."
See more at:- Microsoft boosts browser privacy | IT PRO

If true it may just be worth yet another look at IE.....


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08 Dec 2010   #2

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit Build 7600 / Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP3
 
 

Wow! That surely can meke me migrate to IE as my default browser... I hope they add addons also, like firefox does...

See ya!!!!
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08 Dec 2010   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by FerchogtX View Post
Wow! That surely can meke me migrate to IE as my default browser... I hope they add addons also, like firefox does...

See ya!!!!
IE has addons for years
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08 Dec 2010   #4

Windows 8 Pro x64
 
 

Hmm. Until IE separates each tab into separate processes as Chrome does, and make it less prone to have toolbars installed with almost everything you download, I think I'll stick with Chrome. Google can collect my information for all I care anyway. I have nothing to hide
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08 Dec 2010   #5

Windows 7 (32-Bits)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Gornot View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by FerchogtX View Post
Wow! That surely can meke me migrate to IE as my default browser... I hope they add addons also, like firefox does...

See ya!!!!
IE has addons for years
Yeah, IE has addons but not like Firefox...
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08 Dec 2010   #6

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Windows i7 920 View Post
Hmm. Until IE separates each tab into separate processes as Chrome does, and make it less prone to have toolbars installed with almost everything you download, I think I'll stick with Chrome. Google can collect my information for all I care anyway. I have nothing to hide
Haven't you heard? Chrome is the 'toolbar' that gets installed with almost with everything these days...





(exacerbation used for LOL purposes only)
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08 Dec 2010   #7

Windows 8.1 Pro (x64)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Windows i7 920 View Post
Hmm. Until IE separates each tab into separate processes as Chrome does...
IE already does that. In fact IE was the first browser todo just that. Even to use the process isolatetion (sandbox) to further secure it. Second, Microsoft has no control over if Product X wants to install Toolbar Y.
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08 Dec 2010   #8

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Just uncheck the box for the toolbar during installation.
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08 Dec 2010   #9

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

This feature won't make me move to IE 9. I could find an add-on for Firefox that does just that, I'm sure. But, I don't really care if they track what I'm doing, I have nothing to hide. :P
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11 Dec 2010   #10

Win 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

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Google can collect my information for all I care anyway. I have nothing to hide
The I have nothing to hide syndrome. Lovely.

As I have always said,,
"Just cause you have nothing to hide, does not mean you should submit to an invasion of privacy."

I'm just sayin'.

I think if implemented fully and correctly, this IE thing is an incredibly good thing.
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