Windows Weekly (MP3)

Windows Weekly (MP3)

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Paul Thurrott and Mary Jo Foley talk about Windows and all things Microsoft
608: The Admiral Ackbar Thesis
Feb 13 • 60 min
Latest Windows 10 19H1 build brings underlying gaming improvements, free game to play Paul’s top 5 new features in Windows 10 19H1 - inspired by last week’s big list, I made a smaller list.Microsoft to modify Office ProPlus by end of April in response to…
607: Software You Love From People You Trust
Feb 6 • 114 min
Happy 5th anniversary, Satya Nadella! Let’s talk about highs and lows during his tenure.Windows 7 patches, post end of support, may not be as pricey as you thought. Latest Windows 10 19H1 build adds Win32 apps to Mixed Reality Build 2019: We’re going back…
606: Living on the Edge
Jan 30 • 83 min
Time to revisit what’s likely to make it into Win 10 19H1 - It’s actually a bit more than you might think.Where are we at right now with new feature updates.1809 usage doubled, but it’s still on relatively few PCs.19H1/1903/April 2019 update is in bug…
605: Paul’s Power Apps Onesie
Jan 23 • 103 min
Cortana will soon just be a skill on Alexa and Google Assistant. Microsoft said it would not miss the next wave. Has it?Microsoft announces new software, services, and PC partner hardware for education at BETTWindows 10 enters its final phase of…
604: The Windows Caboose
Jan 16 • 119 min
Windows 7: The one-year support cutoff countdown beginsOne year from January 14, Microsoft will no longer support Windows 7 for free. (Only for pay). Is there any chance of an XP-like extension?Don’t expect a huge upgrade wave. But Microsoft has a way…
603: A Low Volume Jig
Jan 9 • 129 min
CES is this week: let’s not beat this to death. A lot of computers were announced, including a Surface Studio clone from Lenovo.It looks like Intel is serious about moving to 10nm this year, and Intel is talking up ‘Project Athena,’ its strategy for going…
602: Squeeze It Until it Squeaks
Jan 2 • 103 min
Our Predictions for Microsoft in 2019 Mary Jo Foley’s list Microsoft’s obsession with Chromebooks and ChromeOS continues (alongside its Chromium Edge work) More of a push to sell to “first-line workers.” This is where MS sees its untapped audience for…
601: The Year’s Best
Dec 26, 2018 • 117 min
We take a look back at the biggest and best Microsoft stories of 2018. Hosts: Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley, and Paul Thurrott Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/windows-weekly Check out Paul’s blog at thurrott.com Check out Mary…
600: Merry ChrisCapmas
Dec 19, 2018 • 145 min
Microsoft CMO Chris Capossela is back for his annual holiday appearance. Chris talks Microsoft’s biggest successes and failures of 2018, and we have some questions.Windows Sandbox might finally make Paul’s container dreams come true.Windows 10 version…
599: Inside Clippy
Dec 12, 2018 • 110 min
The rumors were true: Microsoft will move Edge to ChromiumRelated: Firefox is screwed, and it knows this. But it’s spreading FUD to make its caseWindows 10 19H1… New build brings improvements to Notepad for some reason (FOR SOME REASON??)The Snapdragon…