Some interesting things coming from Microsoft, regarding the next version of Internet Explorer. Thanks to Jeffrey Joslin for this collection of links.
- First, we have this IE6 EOLAS Active-X overhaul issue, regarding a long-standing patent litigation that has resulted in Microsoft on the losing end.
- Then the IE7 CSS standards overhaul issue here on an MSDN blog posting
- Third party initial reaction
- More third party updated reaction now with less doomsday fears
Yet more reasons to leave Active X behind.