A year ago WordPress discontinued support for Internet Explorer 6. Even Microsoft is counting down to IE6′s extinction! If you try to log in to your Dashboard using IE6, it will be broken and you’ll see a red alert box that provides a link you can use to upgrade your browser version.
According to StatCounter, IE7 users comprise 1.5 per cent of total Web browser users worldwide as of May 2012.
Electronics entrepreneur Ruslan Kogan, Australia’s richest person under the age of 30, won’t be wasting money on catering the outdated IE7 browser.
Online electronics retailer Kogan is no stranger to novel pricing approaches, but this one takes the cake: from now on, anyone who visits the Kogan site using IE7 will be charged an additional 6.8% “IE7 tax” — 0.1% for each month since the browser was released — on any purchases. via Kogan Imposing Tax On Shoppers Who Use IE7 | Lifehacker Australia.