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Internet Explorer is officially dead after 26 years

June 15th, 2022

It’s been the default browsing experience on Windows for 26 years. But now, Internet Explorer is officially dead. Starting on June 15, 2022, the classic Microsoft browser is no longer supported. The company announced its retirement back in 2021. However, Microsoft is now pushing users to move to Microsoft Edge, its newer, faster, Chromium-based browser.

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Microsoft Edge is getting a free VPN, but it has some limitations

May 2nd, 2022

Microsoft continues to add new security features to its Chromium-based browser. The latest addition is a Microsoft Edge VPN, which lets you protect your browsing for free. Virtual private networks, or VPNs, have become popular for online users, especially in recent years, so it isn’t all that surprising to see Microsoft adding one to Edge.

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Microsoft is finally ending support for Internet Explorer

May 20th, 2021

Nearly 26 years after starting its journey, Internet Explorer is finally done exploring. Microsoft announced this week that the Internet Explorer 11 desktop application will be retired and go out of support for certain versions of Windows 10 on June 15th, 2022. This will not affect the Long-Term Servicing Channel of Windows 10, but every …

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Microsoft Edge may be fast, but it has some glaring privacy issues

March 11th, 2020

Microsoft released a revamped Edge browser last month as it looks to take some users away from Google Chrome. Early benchmarks of Microsoft Edge found the new browser was quite impressive with respect to overall performance. A new security study, however, finds that Microsoft Edge may have some glaring privacy issues. Visit BGR’s homepage for …

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You can now ignore Microsoft Edge on iPad and Android tablets too

March 26th, 2018

Late last year, Microsoft released its Edge browser for iPhone and Android devices. It was supposed to take the desktop Edge experience that everyone knows and, uh, ignores, and bring the same convenience over to your mobile devices. But when it launched, the mobile Edge version was only set up to support smartphone-sized mobile devices, …

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The only way to stream 1080p Netflix is to use Microsoft Edge

July 14th, 2016

Microsoft Edge is too closely related with the train-wreck Internet Explorer to be taken seriously. But it’s actually not a bad alternative to Chrome, which uses so much battery life (and RAM) that it cripples most laptops. And as it turns out, there’s one really good reason to use Edge: it’s the only PC browser …