For those still sitting on the fence whether to try out Internet Explorer 9, with the release of Internet Explorer 9 RC, now is the time to really see the capabilities and improvements of IE9 over IE8. After installing IE9, you should go to the IE Test Drive site and the Beauty of the Web site to try out the full capabilities of what IE9 can offer you.
Download it here: Internet Explorer 9 RC
The new IE9 focuses on real world web performance, with the following key improvements and additional features helping to deliver the best web experience on Windows 7:
Greater ease of use
With a simplified user interface and cleaner, more site-centric user experience, notifications and browser functions take up less space to make room for website content. Tools like Pinned Sites, JumpLists and the new One Box also make it easy to access the things you love.
More robust security and privacy technologies
With Tracking Protection to help limit communication of private information with certain websites, ActiveX Filtering, and the first download manager with integrated SmartScreen malware protection, the browsing experience is safer on IE9 than ever before.