And now for some good news from Redmond, so straight from a News.com article here it is:
Reversing a longstanding Microsoft policy, Bill Gates said Tuesday that the company will ship an update to its browser separately from the next version of Windows.
A beta, or test, version of Internet Explorer 7 will debut this summer, Microsoft’s chairman and chief software architect said in a keynote address at the RSA Conference 2005 here.
Let’s hope they jump on the CSS and PNG bandwagon. Maybe even tabbed browsing too, but one can only hope.