New Edge extension makes Private Browsing for ‘surprise birthday presents’ easier
From time to time when browsing the internet you may come across a link you wish to open without leaving a permanent record on your PC, for example when buying a surprise birthday present for your wife. Currently, in Edge, you hav...
Looks like Microsoft is getting ready to loosen its grip on Edge
The Edge browser, the default in Windows 10, is not the most popular browser in the world, having less than 5% market share. Given the challenge associated with low market share, such as having developers ignore the browser as a p...
Windows 10 Mobile finally gets a browser with extensions
Microsoft’s Edge might not feature extensions for the dozens of mobile users, but that hasn’t stopped enterprising third party developers from making use of it. C?c C?c Browser for Windows phone is one such third part...
Enhancer for YouTube extension beings a better YouTube experience to Edge users
Maxime RF has brought their Enhancer for YouTube extension to the Windows Store for Microsoft Edge. The plugin allows Edge users to customise their YouTube experience with the ability to skip video ads, disable auto-playback (me...
Turns out you don’t have to use Edge to get the best battery life on your laptop (video)
Microsoft Edge is a pretty good browser, but in general, this is not good enough to convince the majority of Windows users to switch, given that the competition, in general, appears so much better, and also better supported with f...
Windows 10 Build 16215 brings a long-missed feature back to Edge
Windows 10 Build 16215 has brought some significant improvements to Microsoft Edge, bringing back a much loved feature. Edge users can now once again pin websites to the task bar if they select “Pin this page to the taskbar” f...
Edge to get snappier, prettier in the Fall Creators Update
Microsoft’s Edge browser is not exactly setting the world on fire, with a market share in the low single digits. At Build 2017 Microsoft announced the improvements they intend to bring to the browser to make it more competit...
Microsoft browser share begins to plateau with the release of the Creators Update
by Greg Jordan
Microsoft has been very busy this year, with the release of the insanely expensive Surface Laptop and its new Windows 10 S OS, the recently revealed Cortana Invoke speaker, the Windows 10 Home Hub, and more. In the midst of all o...
Google’s Project Zero at it again with “crazy bad” Windows vulnerability
It looks like Microsoft is getting ready to be hammered once again by Google, with Tavis Ormandy, a security researcher at Google, tweeting that Windows has a “crazy bad” vulnerability which can be executed automatical...
Life with Microsoft Edge: How to make use of Edge’s nifty research features
Earlier this week, Microsoft launched Windows 10 S – a Streamlined version of Windows 10 Pro which focuses on squeezing battery life and performance out of devices ranging from the most modest of PCs to the highest specced m...