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Re: Windows 10

Post by Witness » Tue Oct 09, 2018 1:46 am

μ$oft killed my boot options, had to re-enable from scratch. :x

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Re: Windows 10

Post by Witness » Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:16 am

Could go in the "Ship of fail" thread:
Microsoft is building a Chromium-powered web browser that will replace Edge on Windows 10

Microsoft is throwing in the towel with Edge and is building a new web browser for Windows 10, this time powered by Chromium.

Microsoft's Edge web browser has seen little success since its debut on Windows 10 in 2015. Built from the ground up with a new rendering engine known as EdgeHTML, Microsoft Edge was designed to be fast, lightweight, and secure, but it launched with a plethora of issues that resulted in users rejecting it early on. Edge has since struggled to gain traction, thanks to its continued instability and lack of mindshare, from users and web developers.

Because of this, I'm told that Microsoft is throwing in the towel with EdgeHTML and is instead building a new web browser powered by Chromium, which uses a similar rendering engine first popularized by Google's Chrome browser known as Blink. Codenamed "Anaheim," this new browser for Windows 10 will replace Edge as the default browser on the platform, according to my sources, who wish to remain anonymous. It's unknown at this time if Anaheim will use the Edge brand or a new brand, or if the user interface (UI) between Edge and Anaheim is different. One thing is for sure, however; EdgeHTML in Windows 10's default browser is dead.
https://www.windowscentral.com/microsof ... windows-10

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Re: Windows 10

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:29 am

So basically, badge engineered Chrome that phones home to Redmond instead of Mountain View. :roll:
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