The web has been getting a makeover this month with the introduction of Internet Explorer 9, Google Instant and a new Twitter.

Richard Waters covered the beta introduction of IE9 and the launch of Google Instant and @Tim – Tim Bradshaw – had some thoughts on the new Twitter website. All of these developments are wrapped up and reviewed in this week’s Personal Technology column in the FT’s Business Life section Read more

Microsoft says the average person spends half of his or her time on a PC looking at a Web browser. So it’s nice to be able to report that the latest version of Internet Explorer promises to bring some notable improvements to the everyday grind of Web viewing.

As we reported on Wednesday, even Google, while hell bent on winning more
users over to its rival Chrome browser, takes its hat off to IE9 (while promising to match it soon.) Read more