Microsoft releases its Google Chrome-ized Edge browser for testing

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Microsoft releases test versions of its Edge browser built on Chromium, the open-source underpinnings of Google’s Chrome.


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Microsoft, having given up on its own core browser technology, has released test versions of its Edge browser built instead on the same foundations as Google’s Chrome.

“In these first builds we are very much focused on the fundamentals and have not yet included a wide range of feature and language support that will come later,” said Joe Belfiore, Microsoft’s corporate vice president for Windows, in a blog post Monday. “You’ll start to see differences from the current Microsoft Edge including subtle design finishes, support for a broader selection of extensions and the ability to manage your sign-in profile.”

For years, Microsoft had tried to reclaim some of its browser…

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