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Microsoft uses Vine video to tease Internet Explorer 11 WebGL support

Microsoft teases WebGL support for Internet Explorer 11 through Vine video

By: Trace Hagan from May 22, 2013 @ 17:05 CDT

We can expect Microsoft to include WebGL support in Internet Explorer 11. Microsoft teased that the new web technology would be supported through a Vine video released earlier today. Internet Explorer is expected to release alongside the upcoming Windows 8.1 update that will make its first public debut in June alongside Microsoft's BUILD conference.

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WebGL allows web browsers to display 3D graphics, which is becoming increasingly important as Google pushes for Chrome OS and more and more software is becoming web-based. Opera, Chrome, Safari, and Firefox all currently offer some support for WebGL. Epic Citadel, a tech demo, was recently released that demonstrates just what WebGL is capable of.

NEWS SOURCES:theverge.com