Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 24th Mar 2009 23:26 UTC, submitted by inkslinger
Internet Explorer Recently, Microsoft released Internet Explorer 8, which boasted much better standards compliance than previous iterations of the browser. While it passed the Acid2 test, IE8 failed miserably in the Acid3 test, and many people criticised Microsoft for it. Microsoft Australia's Nick Hodge has stated that Microsoft purposefully decided not to support Acid3, because the test tests against draft standards.
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RE[2]: He should be...
by lemur2 on Wed 25th Mar 2009 00:59 UTC in reply to "RE: He should be..."
lemur2
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2007-02-17

"Do what the others do...
The others being WebKit, Opera, and Gecko? Who have about a .9% broswer market share combine? Firefox 3 isn't supporting Acid 3. "

Firefox 3.1 scores 94 out of 100 for Acid 3 compliance.

IE8 scores only 20.

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