Posts in Performance

PC, Tablet

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

PC, Tablet

Scrolling personality improvements in Microsoft Edge

By Microsoft Edge Team

Scrolling is one of the most common user interactions in a browser, and it’s central to how we experience the Whether you’re using a touchpad, touch screen, mouse wheel, keyboard, or scroll bars, you want your scrolling experience to be… Read more

Illustration of a character dressed as User Input, with mouse pointers for earrings, skipping the UI Thread line in a separate "VIP" line.
Mobile, PC, Tablet

Improving input responsiveness in Microsoft Edge

By Nolan Lawson, Todd Reifsteck and Rachel Nabors

As the web becomes more interactive, web pages are becoming increasingly reliant on JavaScript for core functionality, such as input, rendering, layout, and As more and more of this core functionality moves to the client side, it becomes imperative for… 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