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When Web sites and Web apps collide with IE 9: Questions and some answers

“People go to the Web for sites, not the browser, much as they go to their PC for apps, not Windows.”

Mary Jo Foley: That’s what Microsoft Corporate Vice President Dean Hachamovitch told attendees of Microsoft’s Internet Explorer (IE) 9 beta launch in San Francisco this week, where Microsoft made available for download a public Beta 1 of IE 9. Hachamovitch’s comment — and Microsoft’s showcasing of a number of big-name partners customizing their sites and apps for IE 9 — got me thinking about what happens when the line between apps and sites are not so clear-cut…

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