From the IE Blog:
we’ve also rebuilt the <select> element as a windowless control.
I noticed this first via Web Standards Project Buzz, where Lloydi rightly hopes they’ve fixed IE‘s myriad other
As evidenced by my IE Bug Wiki participation, IE
SELECT bugs demo, and IE bug solutions, this means a lot to me.
There’s a ton of other great news from the IE team there, including Page Zoom, tabs, integrated search, and Quick Tabs. It sounds awesome — don’t miss it!