Although at first it was a little surprising, the truth is that if this movement is analyzed by these Redmond carefully, there is all the logic, as there is no doubt that the success that was originally expected from integrated browser in Windows 10, edgeThis is not the expectation, far from it. Actually, at the moment, this suggestion to move around the Internet is around 5% penetration, and that, as we say, is integrated by default in desktop operating system the most used in the world.
That's why Microsoft decided to do without it engine own and rely on this undisputed industry leader, chromiumIt is true that at that time there are several alternatives of this type that are similarly based on chromium, but it is expected that thanks to the experience of Microsoft, your suggestion will bring something new to Google 's users Chrome and its & quot; derivatives & quot ;.
Clearly, from the point of view of both Microsoft and Microsoft Google, this is a step forward, because on the one hand this is an opportunity for Redmond to develop a browser that convinces consumers as well as giant demand, is another win of your project.
Not everyone is so optimistic about the new Microsoft browser
However, in this software sector, there has been a third disagreement over several years, which several months ago attempted to grow with the improvements introduced in its software, we talked about Mozilla with Firefox, That's why, at this point, this move the software giant will do seriously damages both its own Mozilla, like its millions usersas they have already hinted publicly.
From his point of view, the adoption of the Chromium engine from Microsoft Edge, will do nothing more than strengthening the leadership position and Google's monopoly in this respect, which can be very damaging to others. And, of course, this directly affects your suggestion, Firefox and its users, as it is possible that web developers stop worrying about the other alternatives that are out of "The universe of chromium".
And this is that for a long time Mozilla has been trying to offer an alternative to that presented by Google, with a proposal more focused on privacy, all this, they say, for the good of Internet health, so this step taken by Microsoft will not assume a step back in it objectives,