The 3rd release of the Internet Explorer 9 Platform Preview arrived . The new version brings long-awaited support for HTML5 and elements, 2D graphics using the element, and support for embedded fonts using the WOFF standard.
Microsoft today released the Windows Internet Explorer Platform Preview to the public. The release is meant to demonstrate the capabilities of Internet Explorer 9 to Web developers while at the same time providing feedback to the IE9 team.
The new features give a healthy boost to Internet Explorer 9′s score on the infamous Acid 3 test; it leaps from 68 in Platform Preview 2 to a rather more respectable 83. Though still some way behind the market leaders, the third preview does fill out most of the major gaps, making it a much more rounded release