Google Services to Stop Supporting IE8 on Nov. 15th, 2012
Google made the announcement last week on its Apps Blog as part of its on-going commitment to keep products up to date. Google firmly believes older products introduce more security flaws, and newer browsers provide the best user experience.
“We support the latest version of Google Chrome, as well as the current and prior major release of Firefox, Internet Explorer and Safari on a rolling basis. Each time a new version of one of these browsers is released, we begin supporting the update and stop supporting the third-oldest version,”” Google mentioned in the post
Microsoft announced that Internet Explorer 10 (IE10) will be introduced on Oct. 26. Google will therefore stop support for IE8 on Nov. 15, according to their blog post. IE8 users can expect to see a notice telling them to upgrade to a newer version after that date. Users of TOAST.net’s residential email system, as well as Google Apps for Business, Education, and Government will be affected. Continue reading “Internet Explorer 8’s Last Hurrah?”