I know this must have been blogged like crazy everywhere, and that there’s no one on earth who doesn’t know this already, but i thought i’d just piss you off and tell you again anyway 😛
Because of a lawsuit Microsoft lost, there will be some changes in the next version of IE.
In the future version of Internet Explorer, currently due out early next year, the browser will prompt visitors to confirm that they want to execute each active content item on a page (Flash, ActiveX, …etc. anything using the object/embed tags) which is a big pain in the neck (and a bunch of other places too, believe me).
However, there are several straightforward ways to update web pages so that the prompt no longer appears.
For more info: click here.