Microsoft Edge Web Summit: new opportunities for Edge developers and users
During the event, Microsoft Edge Web Summit, which took place yesterday, the software giant has introduced a number of future innovations for Edge. By the way, the browser has already reached 150 million active users. New opportunities will become available in the summer with the release of Windows 10 Anniversary Update, but the insiders will get them a little earlier.
The browser will learn how to send web notifications in Action Center. Site developers will be able to use your custom icons and headings for such notifications.
Working with Edge on any machine using RemoteEdge:
The company is preparing function RemoteEdge that by streaming from the cloud will allow you to use Edge in another browser window. This function works on the basis of the Azure platform and is intended for web developers who use Linux or OS X. Also, Microsoft will release a new virtual machine images with Edge browser – again, so that developers could test their products on the new browser without having to install Windows 10.
The voice assistant will support widgets with interactive information and search of coupons and promotional codes on the pages.
Configuring news feeds and modules:
You will have the choice of s for feed on the main page. Also, you can set up the weather and sports scores.
The error report
For those who want to report bugs discovered in the process of using Edge, Microsoft launched a special website which allows you to not only send data but also to track the process of bug fixing.