Austin, Texas – Microsoft (NASD: MSFT) on Tuesday announced the release
of its Internet Explorer 9 browser. New features include a "Jump List"
that provides immediate access to services like eBay and Pandora, and the
ability to "pin" websites to IE 9 taskbars. To promote the features,
partners including Slacker, Groupon and Hulu are offering freebies to users who
pin their sites to their taskbars or utilize a Jump List.