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CSS Sprites and IE/Win Flicker Issue

The front page of Digg have an article today about Using Sprites with CSS pointing to an article on Informit, What are CSS Sprites?

Have a look at the original article [by Dave Shea] published on A List Apart, CSS Sprites: Image Slicing’s Kiss of Death.

Well, the problem is that this technique suffer from the IE/Win Flicker which happens when background images are hovered. A better rollover technique is explained at SimpleBitsFlicker-Free