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March 20, 2006 at 10:52 AM

From Mix06: Expect more frequent IE updates

LAS VEGAS — Internet Explorer 7 is just the beginning (see post below). Speaking at Microsoft’s new Mix06 Web development conference, Bill Gates said this morning that the company will be upgrading its browser more frequently, rather than syncing browser releases to new versions of Windows.

Gates and Dean Hachamovitch, IEr general manager, said it was a mistake to wait so long to refresh the browser.

“We messed up,” Hachamovitch said.

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