Posts in Experimental Platform Features

PC, Tablet

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

PC, Tablet

Bringing a modern WebView to your .NET WinForms and WPF Apps

By Kirupa Chinnathambi and Richard Murillo

One of the founding principles of Microsoft Edge is that it is evergreen, with automatic updates to Windows 10 continually refreshing both Microsoft Edge itself and web content throughout Windows However, until recently, WinForms and WPF apps didn’t have access… Read more

Screen capture showing Fluent Design in Microsoft Edge. The use of materials like Acrylic allows elements of the background to influence the color and texture of the browser frame.
Mobile, PC, Tablet

Microsoft Edge at Build 2017

By Kyle Pflug

Last week, Microsoft welcomed thousands of developers from around the world to Build 2017, where we shared our vision for the future of dozens of products and Build featured a number of exciting sessions for developers building sites and apps… Read more

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

Stereoscopic screen capture showing a VR scene of an astronaut exiting a base on Mars.
Mobile, PC, Tablet

Bringing WebVR to Microsoft Edge

By Frank Olivier

Today, we’re excited to announce that we’ve begun development on experimental WebVR support in Microsoft Edge! WebVR is the next frontier in web graphics, enabling developers to create a wide range of truly immersive experiences for a variety of Innovative… Read more