Kogan.com Charging Customers Using Internet Explorer an Additional 6.8% Tax

Kogan.com Charging Customers Using Internet Explorer an Additional 6.8% Tax

As of June 13, 2012,¬†Australian¬†electronics retailer Kogan.com is charging customers using Internet Explorer 7 or lower an additional 6.8% on their purchases. IE7 was released in 2006, which makes the browser six years old… The Internet has changed a lot in the past six years and Internet Explorer doesn’t support those new technologies. Things like HTML 5, CSS 3, and advanced PHP and JavaScript coding will not run properly in IE7. This means that web designers either have to ignore that it doesn’t work or place special lines of code that produce an entirely different effect for Internet Explorer users. (more…)