http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/ie/forum/ie8-windows_xp/ when-will-microsoft-stop-supporting-ie8/ 75976c12-d344-4485-84c1-b319646da74c
"It will be supported on XP SP3 until extended support ends for that operating system which is April 2014. Similarly, it will be supported on Vista until extended support ends for that operating system in April 2017 (or unless and until they ship a new version of IE through a future OS service pack)."
They are also dropping IE from the product line. Likely a rewrite to make it a green-field project, drop all the compat overhead AND get themselves out from under the dark cloud they can't seem to escape.
Mar 18 2015, 8:35 pm