News: Understanding Internet Explorer rendering behavior

  1. Rendering is one of the key influencers of the perceived performance in web applications. In order to optimize the rendering behaviour of a web application you have to first understand how rendering works in the browser. A detailed explanation can be found at: http://blog.dynatrace.com/2009/12/12/understanding-internet-explorer-rendering-behaviour/
  2. Funny timing... After Google's attacks in China: - an official German office has recently published a post asking German people not to use IE due to security reasons: https://www.bsi.bund.de/cln_165/ContentBSI/presse/Pressemitteilungen/Sicherheitsluecke_IE_150110.html (v6, 7 or 8) - a French office has done the same.