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Microsoft is now adding new features to Google Chrome – Source CNET Computer News

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Earlier this month, Microsoft released the first Chromium-based version of Edge for download.

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Google’s Chrome browser will work a little differently when it’s time to move tabs around thanks to software Microsoft has contributed to the Chromium project that now underlies both companies’ browsers. It’s an illustration of the power of open-source software — and of the increasing influence of Google’s browser technology on the web overall.

The change this month, flagged on Reddit on Saturday and spotted by the Verge, governs an Edge feature that lets people transfer a group of browser tabs from one browser window to another. Google liked the idea and it’s now headed to Chrome, too.


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