Tue, 08 Mar 2011 11:43:30 GMT | By Matt Farrington-Smith
9 reasons to upgrade to Internet Explorer 9

Windows XP users will lose out

Windows XP users will lose out (© Microsoft)
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XP users won't be able to appreciate websites built in HTML5 (HTML5 is the latest version of the hypertext markup language that websites are built from) and will lose out on cutting-edge web experiences.

HTML5 allows web developers to build richer, more immersive websites that challenge the modern browser. Fortunately Internet Explorer 9 has been built with HTML5 in mind - whereas websites previously relied on Flash to showcase nippy graphics and high-definition video experiences, HTML5 makes this possible without the need for external plugins.


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