Posts in Behind the Scenes

October 4, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Node-ChakraCore update from Node.js Interactive 2017

By Arunesh Chandra

Earlier this year, we shared an update on some key milestones achieved for Node-ChakraCore like cross-platform support, community participation for N-API, Node-ChakraCore on iOS and Today, as enthusiasts from all over the world gather in Vancouver, Canada for Interactive, we'd… Read more

Circular tree map showing "DOM Tree" at the center, surrounded by "JS Binding," "Editing," "Spellcheck," "Events," and "Attributes."
April 19, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Modernizing the DOM tree in Microsoft Edge

By Microsoft Edge Team

The DOM is the foundation of the web platform programming model, and its design and performance impacts the rest of the browser However, its history and evolution is far from a simple Over the past three years, we've embarked on… Read more

Surface Books instrumented for direct power measurement, running a looping browser test in a performance lab.
April 14, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Better battery life with Microsoft Edge

By Brandon Heenan

There’s a good chance you’ve noticed that Microsoft Edge and other popular browsers have recently been focused on improving battery We've been paying particular attention to this with Windows 10, and the response has been Windows users spend more than… Read more

March 23, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Strengthening the Microsoft Edge Sandbox

By Crispin Cowan

In a recent post, we outlined the layered strategy that the Microsoft Edge security team employs to protect you from vulnerabilities that could be used to compromise your device or personal In particular, we showed how Microsoft Edge is leveraging… Read more

October 31, 2016 Mobile, PC, Tablet

A peek into the WebAssembly Browser Preview

By Limin Zhu

Following the introduction of , we have been working with other browser vendors including Mozilla, Google, Apple, along with the rest of the WebAssembly community group, to push the performance boundary of the web with WebAssembly is a new, portable,… Read more

August 30, 2016 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Building in 10k: Content and Strategy

By Aaron Gustafson

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of posts from the team that built the 10k Apart contest page, exploring the process of building for interoperability, accessibility, and progressive enhancement in less than When Jeffrey Zeldman first approached… Read more