For a short time, anyone who buys an e-book from the Windows Store will get a $5 gift code. Hint: You don't want the book.
Recent Microsoft Edge Stories
This week, Microsoft provided an early peek at improvements it will bring to Edge in the Fall Creators Update.
Microsoft announced that it was improving the Cortana integration in its Edge web browser in the most recent version of Windows 10.
As you may know, I've predicted that Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) will supplant UWP apps on Windows 10. So what did Microsoft say---if anything---about PWAs at Build 2017?
A new report suggests that Microsoft will finally take the long-awaited step of updating its Edge web browser through Windows Store. But is this a case of too little, too late?
It's become a regular refrain: Microsoft releases a new version of Windows 10 that includes many improvements to Edge. But I still can't use this browser.
Like other modern web browsers, Microsoft Edge supports extensions that can be used to add functionality beyond that provided by its maker.
Microsoft has explained how it delivered Edge battery life improvements as part of the Windows 10 Creators Update, further distancing the browser from its competitors.
Microsoft Edge has proven too frustrating for most Windows 10 users, but this web browser retains one important advantage over the competition: Battery life.
Like other web browsers, Edge lets you download files from the web in a fairly straightforward way and then manage them right from the browser.
While Microsoft Edge does not let you pin frequently-accessed websites to the Windows 10 taskbar, you can at least pin them within the browser so they are always available.
In the Windows 10 Creators Update, Microsoft Edge lets you share a single tab, or a group of tabs, with others using a new Share interface.
With the Windows 10 Creators Update, Microsoft Edge picks up a new "Set these tabs aside" capability that helps you declutter the browser by managing open tabs.
With the Windows 10 Creators Update, Microsoft Edge improves its support for tab previews, which provide thumbnails of each open web page for quicker navigation.
Microsoft Edge now offers very basic support for website notifications, including integration with the Action Center in Windows 10.