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Microsoft polishes up Chromium as EdgeHTML peers into the abyss

JohnFen Silver badge

Easy to see the downside

"It is hard to see much of a downside to Microsoft ditching EdgeHTML in favour of Chromium"

I know that the author was probably referring to the downside to Microsoft, but this has some big downsides to everyone else. It is increasing the web monoculture, it is entrenching Google's dominance, it is furthering Microsoft's intrusion into open source, etc.

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