Have windows lost the Edge?

Get it? Because Edge is there new browser! And it's market share is low! Get it? No? Ahem, anyway..

Incase you haven't heard. Microsoft Edge is Microsofts flagship new browser. It's only available on Windows 10. According to Stat counter, Microsoft Edge peaked at around 20% market share of windows 10 users, which has since dropped down to around 14% Ouch. I haven't personally gotten round to upgrading to windows 10 yet, so unfortunately  I can't give my feedback. But fear not! As we people in tech who have tried it! Here's what they have to say.

Nik Spijkerman -  I tried it for about 5 minutes. The internet without plugins like adblocker is not an enjoyable place.

That does sound pretty damning, but it'll be interesting to see if the market share picks up once more and more third party plugins become compatible, or is it a case of too little too soon?

 wonder if the lack of 3rd party plugins available, such as the like of an ad-blocker has anything todo with this?

 

 Stat Counter, a site that tracks which browsers people use across the web, shows that Edge peaked at approximately 20% usage among Windows 10 users at the end of July, before dropping down to 14% by the end of August

Read more: http://uk.businessinsider.com/microsoft-edge-marketshare-2015-9#ixzz3l47qOT5a