Microsoft confirms Edge switch to Chromium, Windows 7, 8 and macOS support

Microsoft confirmed earlier rumors that it will be rebuilding
Edge on the Chromium platform. It will also be bringing the
browsers to more platforms, including Windows 7, 8 and macOS. The
Microsoft Edge browser currently runs on the EdgeHTML engine. The
new variant, codenamed Anaheim, will be rebuilt on the Chromium
platform and use the Blink rendering engine and V8 JavaScript
engine. Chromium is an open source browser platform developed by
Google and is the basis of Google’s own Chrome as well as Opera.
This makes Chromium and its Blink engine the most popular on the
web due to Chrome’s…

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Microsoft confirms Edge switch to Chromium, Windows 7, 8 and macOS support