PIE 1.0 beta 1 released

CSS3 PIE version 1.0 beta 1 has been officially released!

Prior to this point, PIE has been developed and tested under the radar, with very few people aware of its existence. With this, the first public beta release, I am confident saying it is ready for widespread use. I would like to thank the private alpha testers who provided valuable feedback over the past couple months and helped get it in shape for public release. Thanks guys, and you are now finally free to shout out to the world about PIE!

Along with this public beta release comes the brand spanking new css3pie.com website complete with documentation, a demos section, info about user/community support, and a slick design (implemented using CSS3 and PIE, of course) courtesy of my wonderful wife Julie. Don’t you just love that logo?

PIE aims to bring CSS3 decoration features into the mainstream, years ahead of schedule, by implementing seamless rendering in Internet Explorer 6-8. By releasing this beta, we hope to get lots of people using it and providing feedback so we can continue to improve and make it a standard tool in the Web development arsenal. Please spread the word!

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  1. Dan Gayle

    AWESOME!

    July 12, 2010 5:39 pm

  2. Leon Lloyd

    OMG! This looks amazing, looking forward to testing it out.
    Great work!

    July 12, 2010 5:56 pm

  3. Miron

    Very buggy so far in my testing.

    July 13, 2010 10:47 pm

  4. Jason Johnston

    Thanks for the feedback. There’s a reason it’s a first beta release! Please help us out and file bug reports for things you find, so we can improve it. Cheers!

    July 13, 2010 10:48 pm

  5. Faren

    I’ve just a quick play around using IE Tester and so far its working really well considering its a beta release.

    Will let you know if I come across anything.

    July 14, 2010 2:20 pm

  6. Anything Graphic

    Sweet! I am looking forward to impliment this into my new website redesign, as it utilizes a lot of CSS3 techniques like rounded corners, web-kit transitions, and so on…

    July 15, 2010 1:05 am

  7. Marc

    Great project ! Many bugs, but working already fine for a beta.

    July 25, 2010 7:04 am

  8. Galen Gidman

    Hey, I just wanted to say how excited I am about this. I’m definitely going to be using this in future projects. You’ve done the web a service—thank-you.

    July 28, 2010 3:08 am

  9. Kathlene Personius

    I gotta bookmark this website it seems very beneficial very helpful

    February 6, 2011 3:26 am

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