Posts by Scott Low

PC, Tablet

Bringing cloud powered voices to Microsoft Edge Insiders

By Scott Low

Beginning with the most recent Dev and Canary channel releases, preview builds of Microsoft Edge now include support for 24 cloud powered text to speech voices across 21 different  One place where these will start to show up is in Read Aloud, a feature from the current… Read more

PC

Making the web smoother with independent rendering

By Bogdan Brinza, Matt Kotsenas and Scott Low

Independent rendering allows the browser to selectively offload graphics processing to an additional CPU thread, so they can be rendered with minimal impact to the user interface thread and the overall visible performance characteristics page, such as silk-smooth scrolling, responsive… Read more