A first look at the Windows 8 Developer Preview

IE 10 on the Windows 8 desktop

The trick and the one thing every critic of Windows 8 needs to remember, is that you don't have to use the Metro Interface. If you switch to the normal Windows Desktop you get Internet Explorer 10 with all the typical features.

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Mark W. Kaelin has been writing and editing stories about the IT industry, gadgets, finance, accounting, and tech-life for more than 25 years. Most recently, he has been a regular contributor to,, and TechRepublic.

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