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Which Browser Engine Powers Your Web Browsing, And Why Does It Matter?

When you choose a web browser, you’re also choosing a browser engine and a rendering engine ” sometimes these two terms are used separately and sometimes to mean the same thing. Technically, the rendering engine renders pages and the browser engine handles comms between the rendering engine and the browser…

The Last Vestige Of Internet Explorer Dies Today

The Last Vestige Of Internet Explorer Dies Today

Microsoft has been teasing big changes to Microsoft Edge for nearly a year. Two years ago, the company announced that Edge would move to rely on the same Chromium code base as Google’s Chrome. Then came alphas, and betas, and even a build for macOS that I quite liked. The…

You Can Check Out A Beta Of The Chromium-Based Microsoft Edge Right Now

You Can Check Out A Beta Of The Chromium-Based Microsoft Edge Right Now

Wednesday, Microsoft is releasing a stable beta of the new Chromium-based version of Edge, its first-party browser intended to rival Chrome, Firefox and Safari. Developer and Canary builds of the browser have been available for months, but we’re told this beta is a more a polished version intended for wider…