A browser which people who don't know better, or are too stubborn
that the Internet Explorer rendering engine 'Trident' renders
+80% of sites incorrectly due to very
poor standards compliance, and are scared to admit defeat, or believe Microsoft
is actually good
at producing closed source
applications, which no-one can see the source
Comes as part of Microsoft's flagship opersting system Windows
and by default is extremely unsecure, and will allow
any unsusuecting user
to download dialers and many other system integrity threatening applications.
IE is the reason why I can charge companies more for developing
websites so they work with
IE as well as with FireFox
and even the text
based 'lynx' browser.
During benchmark testing, Internet Explorer
takes longer to start on an AMD processor running at 1400Mhz, than popular open-source
has been optimized for use on systems running an AMD processor.