I have been a happy Edge user for a few years, but more recently the experience is degrading for me. Microsoft dumped a few useful features like the good epub reader that used to be built in. And it keeps altering settings while pretending to make my browsing experience better. One recent example is how they quietly disabled the DuckDuckGo extension I had previously installed. What does it do? It changes the default search engine to DuckDuckGo.
This is what I want to see when I search for something:
This is what Microsoft wants to show me instead:
I also fought very hard against Microsoft to make this my opening page in Edge:
I like a clean desk, a clean desktop, and I need focus. Continue to distract me, and I will dump Edge for this reason alone.