Microsoft revealed a glimpse of Internet Explorer 9 in a new Internet Explorer Platform preview, available for download over here. The new version of IE is looking pretty good,
At the MIX conference today, we demonstrated how the standard web patterns that developers already know and use broadly run better by taking advantage of PC hardware through IE9 on Windows. This blog post provides an overview of what we showed today, across performance, standards, hardware-accelerated HTML5 graphics, and the availability of the IE9 Platform Preview for developers.
More info about the new features in the IE9 Preview can be read at IEBlog.