MIcrosoft has started releasing Microsoft Edge Chromium as an update for Windows 10. The package is now available via Windows Update, reaching users of Windows 10 version 1803, 1809, 1903, 1909, and 2004.
With recent updates, Microsoft Edgehas got a new Password Monitor feature. It reminds of the same feature of Firefox, which is intended to check if the passwords you use are weak or already compromised.
Microsoft today released a new Dev build of the Edge browser to Insiders. By reaching version 85.0.531.1 the browser features preloading of certain webpages for faster searches and browsing. There are also improvements and fixes included in this release.
Microsoft is working with Google in the Chromium project to add the Windows Spellchecker API to Chromium-based browsers, including Chrome and Edge. The browsers will be able to use it on Windows 8.1 and above.
Microsoft today released a new Dev build of Microsoft Edge. By issuing version 84.0.522.5 to the Dev channel, Microsoft has noted that it can be the last Edge release built on top of Chromium 84. The next release should use Chromium 85.
How to Play Surf Game in Microsoft Edge 83 Stable
With release of Microsoft Edge 83 in the stable branch, Microsoft has made the hidden built-in game available to everyone. Previously, the game was only available in Canary, Dev and Beta preview versions of the browser.
How to Enable PWA Integration with Windows Shell in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft is working to integrate Progressive Web Apps (PWA) with Windows. Edge already allows installing them as regular apps with desktop shortcuts. A new change in Edge Canary provides a deeper integration of web apps by adding them to the 'Uninstall an app' list in Settings, and showing extra options for them, similar to Store apps.
Microsoft Edge has got a set of links to Office apps and Microsoft 365 web services on the New Tab page. There is an app launcher button that opens a new flyout with a set of links to web apps.
How to Translate Pages in Immersive Reader in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft has updated the Immersive Reader feature in the Edge browser with an ability to translate pages into your native language before reading them. Here's how to enable this feature.
Microsoft has revealed new information regarding the rollout procedure of stable Edge builds. Starting with version 83, the company will use 'progressive rollouts' by performing gradual rollouts of major updates to Microsoft Edge Stable channel over a span of few days.