Thinking About Microsoft’s Aggressive New Edge Rollout (Premium)


Microsoft can’t get rid of the “legacy” version of its Edge browser quickly enough. It’s like it never happened.

As Mehedi reportedly earlier today, Microsoft will automatically push the new Chromium-based Edge web browser to all Windows 10 users on January 15. That the new Edge browser will not be feature-complete on that date---among other things, it can’t sync installed extensions---is disappointing. And one might wonder what the rush is, though it must be related to the end of support for Windows 7.

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