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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

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Update on Stable channel releases for Microsoft Edge

By Kyle Pflug

Updated 4/14/2020 - Microsoft Edge 81 is now available in the Stable Updated 3/31/2020 - Following the updated Chromium schedule, we are adjusting our schedule for upcoming Microsoft Edge releases and cancelling the version 82 Microsoft Edge 81 will release to Stable in early April,… Read more

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Improving DevTools accessibility in Microsoft Edge

By Rachel Simone Weil

More than ever, web developers are recognizing that the web must be accessible and inclusive in order to create great experiences for Nearly half of computer users in the US also use some form of assistive technology (AT). Users of… Read more