22 February 2015

prime minister david cameron officially announced that britain would vote on the fate of its relationship with the european union on June 23rd, 2016

23 june 2016

the united kingdom european union membership referendum, also known as the eu referendum and the brexit referendum, took place.

leave 51.9%

15 january 2019

pm theresa may loses mps’ vote on british exit deal by 432 votes to 202 – the biggest government defeat in history.

1423 days to do nothing, accomplish nothing
uk is scheduled to leave at 11pm uk time on Friday, 29 March 2019.

microsoft is rebuilding its edge browser on chrome

bringing it to the Mac, Windows 7 and Windows 8

Better battery life, performance, and security
Enjoy extended battery life when browsing unplugged and get to what you are looking for quickly. Microsoft Edge is the safe browser designed for Windows 10.
37% faster than Chrome
24% more battery life than Chrome

web ad giant google to block ad-blockers in chrome. for safety, apparently

appears when you try to install a rival web browser. “You already have Microsoft Edge – the safer, faster browser for Windows 10” says a prompt that appears when you run the Chrome or Firefox installers on the latest Windows 10 October 2018 Update.