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Edge Canary is now based on Chromium 79

Edge Canary is now based on Chromium 79

With a new build of Edge Canary, which is 79.0.278.0, Microsoft has made the switch to the newest Blink version included in Chromium 79.

Global Media Controls in Microsoft Edge Receive a Dismiss Button

Global Media Controls in Microsoft Edge Receive a Dismiss Button

As you may remember, Microsoft was working on the enhanced version of the 'Global Media Controls' feature for their newest Chromium-based Edge that allows controlling all active media sessions in the browser from a single flyout. Today's Canary build of Edge comes if a few improvements made to the Global Media Controls feature.

Microsoft Edge: New AutoPlay Blocking Options, Updated Tracking Prevention

Microsoft Edge: New AutoPlay Blocking Options, Updated Tracking Prevention

Microsoft continues its hard work on the Chromium-based Microsoft Edge browser. The latest Canary build of the browser features a couple of improvements. One of the is the update Tracking Prevention page in Settings. Also, there are new AutoPlay Blocking options which replicate the same feature of the classic Edge.

Turn Off News Feed on New Tab Page in Microsoft Edge

Turn Off News Feed on New Tab Page in Microsoft Edge

How to Turn Off News Feed on New Tab Page in Microsoft Edge Chromium

The latest Canary build of Microsoft Edge Chromium comes with a long awaited option to disable the news feed on the New Tab page. Starting in version 78.0.268.0, the news feed section on the new tab page supports three modes, and can be disabled completely.

Microsoft removes EPUB support from classic Edge, too

Microsoft removes EPUB support from classic Edge, too

A few days after announcing the discontinuation of EPUB support for their Chromium-based Edge browser, Microsoft is in the process of doing the same for the UWP version of the app. The bundled Edge app is losing EPUB support as well.