Computerworld - https://www.computerworld.com/article/3199425/web-browsers/top-web-browsers-2018-microsoft-scratches-out-gains-as-analytics-vendor-expels-bots.html#tk.rss_all
Microsoft’s browsers have scratched out user share gains in three of the last five months, halting what late last year looked like a death spiral.
Less than half of the half-a-percentage point increase since November has come from Edge, the Windows 10 browser Microsoft has bet on for the foreseeable future.
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According to data published Tuesday by California-based analytics vendor Net Applications, Microsoft’s Edge and Internet Explorer (IE) combined to account for 16.8% of the browser market during April. The one-tenth of a point increase over March was near the browsers’ five-month average.