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Dotted Lines: An “honest” Internet Explorer 9 commercial
WorldWideInterweb sure doesn’t think much of Internet Explorer 9’s claim that it delivers “a more beautiful web.”
Every evening, the Daily Dot delivers a selection of links worth clicking from around the Web, along with the day’s must-see image or video. We call it Dotted Lines.
- A tech support scammer “calling from Windows” meets his match in Ars Technica’s Nate Anderson.
- Webshots, that site we used to share photos before Flickr and Facebook, is shutting down later this year. Get your old pics out now!
- How did the Pirate Bay’s founders evade Swedish law enforcement for four years?
- A porn site is looking for a breast cancer charity to donate to, after being turned down by the Komen Foundation.
- Korean pop star PSY’s father owns a semiconductor company, and business has been booming since Gangnam Style became the next big thing.
Above: WorldWideInterweb delivers an “honest” commercial for Internet Explorer 9. (Disclaimer: Footage may not actually be of Internet Explorer 9.)
Jay Hathaway is a former senior writer who specialized in internet memes and weird online culture. He previously served as the Daily Dot’s news editor, was a staff writer at Gawker, and edited the classic websites Urlesque and Download Squad. His work has also appeared on nymag.com, suicidegirls.com, and the Morning News.