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    Microsoft Edge for mobile released on iOS and Android

    Mobile browser syncs between your Windows 10 PC and mobile browser.
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    Re: Microsoft Edge for mobile released on iOS and Android

    Why waste resources developing for IOS/Android ?

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    Re: Microsoft Edge for mobile released on iOS and Android

    Quote Originally Posted by Wolfclaw View Post
    Why waste resources developing for IOS/Android ?
    I would assume that their intent is that it would encourage more people to use Edge as their main browser on the (Windows 10) PC. Plus they've finally given up on their own phone platform, so they need to keep themselves relevant on mobile as much as possible.

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    Re: Microsoft Edge for mobile released on iOS and Android

    Oh, I see where they're going with this. Soon, we'd have Windows 10 RT Edge OS.

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    Re: Microsoft Edge for mobile released on iOS and Android

    I can see the advantage syncing passwords. I sync passwords between Safari on my PCs and my IOS devices using keychain, so if users can sync between their Windows based PCs and IOS/android devices it would remove the need for a separate password manager.
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    Re: Microsoft Edge for mobile released on iOS and Android

    Quote Originally Posted by Wolfclaw View Post
    Why waste resources developing for IOS/Android ?
    I thought iOS used Bing for searches?

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    Re: Microsoft Edge for mobile released on iOS and Android

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    I thought iOS used Bing for searches?
    Safari for IOS offers four options more the search engine - Google, Yahoo, Bing, and DuckDuckGo
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    Re: Microsoft Edge for mobile released on iOS and Android

    Amazing to see all the MS apps on Android now, they really have given up on going it alone.

    They even have a MS downloader app with everything listed, including their launcher which is quite nice and lets you move seamlessly between Android and Windows.
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