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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Thom. This is probably the dumbest thing I've read from you. You don't even justify how it would ".earned Microsoft some good karma"

Together with the "you should've said Miller entered the contest with an exploit in hand instead of coming up with one in a few seconds" this is the second time people here are asking me to explain the bloody obvious.


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