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Reducing distractions with quiet notification requests

By Microsoft Edge Team

Earlier this year, we met with users to understand how they felt about permissioned web features, such as requests to send notifications or access the camera or The individuals we spoke with made it clear they find notification requests bothersome… Read more

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Multitasking improvements in Windows 10 and Microsoft Edge

By William Devereux

Web browsing doesn’t happen in isolation, and users frequently multitask between their web browser and other apps using the Taskbar and Alt + Traditionally, these surfaces have been almost exclusively focused on apps, forcing users to take additional steps to… Read more

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Introducing the Storage Access API

By Microsoft Edge Team

Today, we’re excited to announce the “first-look” rollout of the Storage Access API in our Canary and Dev For developers, this API allows them to determine whether their access to browser-based storage is restricted by a user’s privacy settings and… Read more

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Improving Memory Usage in Microsoft Edge

By Kim Denny

Our goal on the Microsoft Edge team is to deliver the best performing browser possible on Windows and other When a browser uses too much memory, it can slow down the whole system; memory, in general, is a critical resource… Read more

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Introducing an improved spellcheck experience in Microsoft Edge

By Bo Cupp and Grisha Lyukshin

Beginning with Microsoft Edge 83, we’ve introduced a new spellcheck experience for Windows users, powered by Windows The feature is supported on Windows and Previously, on Windows, Microsoft Edge and other Chromium browsers used open-source proofing tools for spell Moving… Read more