In Microsoft Edge Dev and Canary builds, Microsoft has begun testing ink enhancements that the company claims reduced latency by 240%. This means that Edge users can now draw quickly and smoothly in the browser. To give the changes a try, you need the latest versions of Microsoft Edge Dev and Windows 11 Insider Preview.
Microsoft has done this significant improvement with creating a special top-level Ink API. In its blog, the company details how to get started using this API in existing web applications.
Microsoft cuts Edge inking latency by 240%
Green color shows how much the latency has improved compared to the old implementation.
Some technical details:
It is important to note that Microsoft "returns" this change back to the Chromium project. This means that improvements to handwriting will come to other browsers that use Chromium.
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