Microsoft Edge is a
cross-platform In computing Computing is any goal-oriented activity requiring, benefiting from, or creating computing machinery. It includes the study and experimentation of algorithmic processes and development of both computer hardware , hardware and soft ...
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web browser
created and developed by
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. It was first released for
Windows 10 Windows 10 is a major release of the Windows NT Windows NT is a proprietary {{Short pages monitor and Firefox and Edge have very similar share globally, switch places for second and third rank depending on the day. For example, in March 2020, Edge ranked the second with market share of 7.59%, overtaking Firefox, which had 7.19% of market share.


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Official website for preview builds of Chromium-based Microsoft Edge
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