Windows 8.1 users will find it easier to touch their way around the Web courtesy of some enhancements in Internet Explorer 11.
In a blog post published late Wednesday, Microsoft promoted several of the new touch-friendly features found in IE11, the default browser installed in the Windows 8.1 Preview.
As always, tapping on a link opens it. But in IE11, holding your finger down on a link triggers the hover command, which conjures up the command bar at the bottom of the screen. From the bar, you can quickly open the link in a new tab, open it … Read more