IE8 is available from today,  I have been running it for quite sometime in both Vista and Windows 7 and loving it. 

Enough of that for now though,  when you have 10 mins free,  pop along to http://www.microsoft.com/windows/internet-explorer/nethistory/#fbid:cdOi6BnV9bB and watch the hilarious video on the brief history of the internet including the classic ‘Hamster Dance’