What is Internet Explorer? - One of the Oldest Web Browser


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1. What is Internet Explorer?

Internet Explorer is the world's one of the oldest web browsers. Internet Explorer is used by almost all the people in the world who born in 20th century and who has used a computer. Internet Explorer is a Microsoft own product.

Internet Explorer was used in the Microsoft Operating system computers initially and then on Mac OS operating system computers too. Right after the launch of Mozilla Firefox and the Google Chrome and Apple Safari, Microsoft Internet Explorer got hit and the demand for Microsoft Internet Explorer came down.

Later due to performance lags and everything Internet Explorer was further declined. Then Microsoft discontinued Internet Explorer and introduced the Microsoft Edge which was developed by Microsoft to replace the Internet Explorer.

2. History

The initial developers of the Internet Explorer was Thomas Reardon and the initial release was launched on 16th August 1995. Then Microsoft contributed to the Internet Explorer.