These are the things I've written that are tagged "ie9"

The Windows Blog

Great news from Microsoft: In its HTML5 support, IE9 will support playback of H.264 video as well as VP8 video when the user has installed a VP8 codec on Windows. In the post the Author, Dean Hachamovitch, reiterates the company line regarding HTML5: “we’re all in,” but this is not a surprising development at all. […]

Second IE9 Platform Preview

Microsoft seems to be running with HTML5 in a real way, and that is really great news for people who make websites. It’s got a not-great ACID3 score, right now, but it’s nice to know they actually give a shit. For once.

IE 9 Will Support HTML5 Video With H.264 Only

A shame, but I can’t say I’m particularly surprised. Firefox may have to join the H.264 bandwagon or get left behind. I like the idea of Vorbis, but if I’m authoring video I’m thinking it’s not worth my time right now.

Jeffrey Zeldman on Microsoft’s “Enforced Bragging”

I’m not challenging the quality of the hardware and software improvements; I’m pointing out the enforced bragging, which is mandated from on high, and which flies in the face of the humble stance other high-level divisions in Microsoft would like to enforce in the wake of the company’s European drubbing and the dents Apple and […]

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