Microsoft goes to regulate its release cycles for Microsoft Edge for Chrome
Microsoft regulates its release cycles for Microsoft Edge to match the every four-week release cadence for Chrome that Google announced last week.
"As contributors to the Chromium project, we glance forward to the new 4-week major release cycle cadence that Google announced to assist deliver that innovation to our customers even faster," Microsoft said during a blog post on Friday.
The change will enter effect with Edge 94, which is targeted for a September release. Google has committed to creating the switch with Chrome in Q3 with Chrome 94 but hasn't given a selected month as Microsoft has.
Like Google, Microsoft is additionally offering enterprises the choice of extended-release cycle enterprise customers. Thereon Extended Stable schedule, there'll be a replacement release every eight weeks. However, a four-week cadence is going to be the default, Microsoft says.
Edge isn't the sole Chromium-based browser making the switch to a four-week release cycle; Brave told The Verge on March 5th that it also plans to match the new schedule.