May 18, 2015 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Using Chakra for Scripting Applications across Windows 10

By Microsoft Edge Team

In Windows 10, the Chakra JavaScript engine powers Microsoft Edge and Windows applications written in However with JavaScript’s increasing popularity in beyond-the-browser scenarios, developers have been requesting to host the Chakra engine outside the browser to enable JavaScript programmability in… Read more

May 11, 2015 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Microsoft Edge: Building a safer browser

By Microsoft Edge Team

With Microsoft Edge, we want to fundamentally improve security over existing browsers and enable users to confidently experience the web from We have designed Microsoft Edge to defend users from increasingly sophisticated and prevalent This post covers some of the… Read more

May 7, 2015 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Bringing Asm.js to Chakra and Microsoft Edge

By Microsoft Edge Team

A couple of months back, we announced that we had started development on Support for has been one of the top 10 most-requested items at the Microsoft Edge Developer Suggestion Box on UserVoice since we launched it in December Since… Read more