Building a faster browser: Behind the scenes improvements in Microsoft Edge

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Have you ever experienced a web page that doesn't run as quickly as you'd like? The web moves at lightning speed, and so do we. In this session, you'll get a behind the scenes view of how the browser works, and what we've done to make it faster and more efficient than ever in EdgeHTML 16.

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    andy korn

    this is on the actual build, or with the new release/update October 17'th ?

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    toddreifste​ck

    Some of these improvements were in Edge 15, the Creator's Update from early 2017. Most are coming in Edge 16, the Fall Creator's Update, in late 2017.

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    Raymond Kenneth Petry

    ...somewhere back a few IE generations (11±) the Find-on-page crashed—like being filtered through the unrendered source and worse, filtered through the dynamic-html parse tree (it couldn't Find across a fork or unrendered break; Also could no longer Find long text)...

    Frankly, I'd wanted fancier Find, like, Find-first-then-second-thereafter-and-repeat...

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