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Microsoft will launch its Chromium-based Edge web browser on 15 January
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Microsoft will launch its Chromium-based Edge web browser on 15 January

The company has launched a release candidate of the Edge browser that can be downloaded right away.

Microsoft has revealed a new logo for its Chromium-based Edge web browser
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Microsoft has revealed a new logo for its Chromium-based Edge web browser

The new icon is a fresh take compared to the previous Microsoft Internet Explorer logo.

Microsoft's mobile Edge browser will now alert you when you consume fake news
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Microsoft's mobile Edge browser will now alert you when you consume fake news

Microsoft mobile Edge browser now includes NewsGuard extension to issue fake news warnings.

Microsoft Edge is moving to Google's Chromium engine and is also coming to macOS
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Microsoft Edge is moving to Google's Chromium engine and is also coming to macOS

Edge has been struggling to make an impact for a while now, so this may be a good move by Microsoft.

Microsoft lists parental controls on Windows 10 to keep kids safe from cyber-bullying
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Microsoft lists parental controls on Windows 10 to keep kids safe from cyber-bullying

According to Microsoft's "Digital Civility Index", it has been observed that 64 percent Indian youth are at risk to online cyberbullying and harassment.

Microsoft to reward users in the US for using its Edge browser
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Microsoft to reward users in the US for using its Edge browser

In an effort to make people switch to Microsoft Edge, the company will now pay you to use the browser, which the company claims can last longer than its Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Opera counterparts.

AdBlock and AdBlock Plus extensions now available on Microsoft Edge browser
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AdBlock and AdBlock Plus extensions now available on Microsoft Edge browser

Microsoft has added the popular AdBlock and AdBlock Plus extensions, which block advertisements on webpages, on its Edge browser on the Windows 10 Insider Preview. These extensions are available on the Windows Store.

Build 2015: Goodbye Internet Explorer; Microsoft Edge will be new browser on all Windows 10 devices
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Build 2015: Goodbye Internet Explorer; Microsoft Edge will be new browser on all Windows 10 devices

So far known as Project Spartan, the new browser will be called Microsoft Edge. The idea behind naming it as Edge is the fact that the new rendering engine that Microsoft is using for the Windows 10 browser is called EdgeHTML.