Microsoft is modernizing web controls in Chromium for Windows 10

Microsoft is modernizing web controls in Chromium for Windows 10

Microsoft has been collaborating closely with Google Chrome to work on modern form controls for Chromium-based browsers. As we spotted in the past few months, Microsoft has been looking into different ways to modernize form controls to update the design of basic UI elements like date picker. The ……

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Microsoft Releases the Last Microsoft Edge Dev 78 Build

Microsoft Releases the Last Microsoft Edge Dev 78 Build

Microsoft has released a new Microsoft Edge Dev build, and this is a notable update because it’s likely the last one for version 78. With this new update, Microsoft Edge reaches version 78.0.276.2 in the Dev channel, getting three new features and plenty of other fixes (the full changelog is embe……

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  • 5 months ago (09-18)
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Microsoft’s new fix for Chromium’s scrolling & CPU usage on Windows

Microsoft’s new fix for Chromium’s scrolling & CPU usage on Windows

Microsoft has been actively contributing to the open-source Chromium that has replaced EdgeHTML in Microsoft Edge. Microsoft plans to bring a lot of new capabilities and improvements to the open-source platform, and it will benefit all Chromium browsers including Chrome. Microsoft is also porting……

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  • 6 months ago (09-10)
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Microsoft adding drop shadows to Chromium popups on Windows 10

Microsoft adding drop shadows to Chromium popups on Windows 10

As part of its Fluent Design push, Microsoft has been adding a subtle drop shadow to many menus and core parts of Windows 10. Microsoft also plans to implement the drop shadow effect in Chromium for menus that have been created with HTML form controls. This would allow the company to further diffe……

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Microsoft adding DRM 4K streaming support to Chromium for Windows

Microsoft adding DRM 4K streaming support to Chromium for Windows

The classic Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 can play certain protected streaming content in UltraHD or 4K resolutions. Netflix offers Ultra HD streaming on Windows 10 with the old Microsoft Edge and its Microsoft Store app. Microsoft has already added experimental flags to Chromium-based Microsoft E……

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  • 6 months ago (09-02)
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Microsoft’s smooth scrolling for Chromium makes more progress

Microsoft’s smooth scrolling for Chromium makes more progress

Microsoft recently shipped the first beta version of its new Edge browser for Windows 10, Windows 7 and macOS. Microsoft Edge, which is built on Google’s open-source browser foundation ‘Chromium’, comes with several features and it is also expected to receive scrolling improvements in a future upd……

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Microsoft adding a new privacy API to Chromium (Chrome and Edge)

Microsoft adding a new privacy API to Chromium (Chrome and Edge)

On the privacy front, Microsoft is working on another new feature so users don’t have to compromise between privacy projects and embedded content will continue to function correctly. Last year Apple added a new privacy API called ‘Storage Access’ to its Safari browser that influences how third-pa……

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  • 6 months ago (08-23)
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Microsoft brings PDF features and more to Chromium on Windows

Microsoft brings PDF features and more to Chromium on Windows

Microsoft recently recreated Edge browser on Chromium-platform to offer better interoperability, including cross-platform support and faster updates. Microsoft is working on a number of new features and improvements for Chromium which should benefit Edge, Chrome and other browsers built on this o……

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  • 7 months ago (08-03)
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Microsoft could improve Chromium touchpad scrolling on Windows 10

Microsoft could improve Chromium touchpad scrolling on Windows 10

In a new proposal, Microsoft has shared a solution to improve Chromium’s touchpad-based scrolling. Microsoft wants to bring Windows 10’s touch-initiated fling animation to fix the slow movements when scrolling using two-fingers touchpad gesture. The bug post ‘Fling curve on Windows should match E……

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  • 7 months ago (07-28)
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Managing History in Chromium Microsoft Edge

Managing History in Chromium Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Edge is migrating to the Chromium engine, and the testing builds that are already up for grabs on Windows and macOS provide us with an early glimpse into how the final browser will look and work like when it reaches the final development stage. Because they are both based on Chromium, M……

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Setting Up Site Permissions in Chromium Microsoft Edge

Setting Up Site Permissions in Chromium Microsoft Edge

Like the other Chromium-based browsers, Microsoft Edge provides users with a rich set of controls to configure key settings about the way the application interacts with websites. And one of them concerns site permissions, which allow you to decide the access level of every website that you load i……

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Microsoft is adding a nifty feature to Edge, Chromium on Windows 10

Microsoft is adding a nifty feature to Edge, Chromium on Windows 10

Microsoft has recently started working on a new feature for the open-source Chromium project that would benefit various browsers, including new Edge and Google Chrome. As per a new commit, Microsoft wants to add a new feature to Chromium that would allow users to view password hidden under the as……

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