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Windows Weekly (Audio)

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A weekly look at all things Microsoft, including Windows, Office, Xbox, and more, from two of the foremost Windows watchers in the world, Paul Thurrott of Thurrott.com and Mary Jo Foley of All About Microsoft. Records live every Wednesday at 2:00pm Eastern / 11:00am Pacific / 18:00 UTC.

WW 782: A Hazy Shade of Winders - Windows Defender, Microsoft Viva, GitHub Copilot
Jun 22 2022
WW 782: A Hazy Shade of Winders - Windows Defender, Microsoft Viva, GitHub Copilot
Windows Defender, Microsoft Viva, GitHub Copilot WindowsNew Windows 11 Insider Build Brings OneDrive InformationMicrosoft Gets Ready to Roll Out Search Highlights on Windows 11Xiaomi Launches its First Windows on ARM 2-in-1 PC Microsoft 365 & CloudMicrosoft launches Defender for Individuals for Microsoft 365 Personal and Family subscribersMicrosoft's Viva Sales: A new companion app that works with many CRM systems (not only Microsoft's)Microsoft to curtail some of its facial recognition capabilities in the name of 'Responsible AI'From Nvidia to IKEA: Here's who's joining the Metaverse Standards Forum DevGitHub Copilot, Microsoft's AI pair-programming service, is generally availableThe Directions on Microsoft Briefing | Directions on Microsoft XboxXbox Cloud Gaming to Get Mouse and Keyboard Support on PCMicrosoft Warns About Supply Shortages for Xbox ControllersFar Cry 5 is Coming Soon to Xbox Game PassMicrosoft's Xbox App on PC Adds a Performance Indicator Tips and PicksTip of the week: Learn about the new features in Windows 11 22H2App pick of the week: Reading appsEnterprise pick 1 of the week: Microsoft's Secured Core comes to IoT devicesEnterprise pick 2 of the week: Don't be fooled: Patch Tuesday isn't going awayBeer pick of the week: Torch & Crown Rainbows Everywhere Hosts: Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley, and Paul Thurrott Download or subscribe to this show at Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at Check out Paul's blog at thurrott.com Check out Mary Jo's blog at AllAboutMicrosoft.com The Windows Weekly theme music is courtesy of Carl Franklin. Sponsors:hackerrank.com/WWnewrelic.com/windowsgo.acronis.com/ww
WW 781: The Balloon Store - Changes to Windows 11 22H2, Microsoft's Gaming Announcements, Farewell IE11
Jun 15 2022
WW 781: The Balloon Store - Changes to Windows 11 22H2, Microsoft's Gaming Announcements, Farewell IE11
Changes to Windows 11 22H2, Microsoft's Gaming Announcements, Farewell IE11 Windows 11 File Explorer Tabs Are Now Available for Beta Channel Testers Microsoft Finalizes Windows 11 Version 22H2 More Windows Announcing Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 25136 | Windows Insider Blog Windows 11 Insider Build 25140 is Here with More Bug Fixes Hands-On with Visual Studio 2022 17.3 Preview 2 on Arm June 15: It's the end of the Internet Explorer era Saying Goodbye to Internet Explorer Report: PC Sales to Fall Over 8 Percent in 2022 Microsoft & Gaming Microsoft to allow Xbox Cloud Gaming users to bring their own games later this yearMicrosoft Edge is Getting New Gaming Features Xbox Design Lab Comes to More Markets with New Options Xbox Game Pass Will Add Demos of Upcoming Games Next Year Xbox Cloud Gaming Will Soon Let You Play the Games you Own Xbox Cloud Gaming Comes to 2022 Samsung Smart TVs This Month Microsoft Shows Over 30 Games Coming to Xbox in the Next 12 Months This is Why Apple Blocks Xbox Cloud Gaming Activision Announces Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II Microsoft 365Report: Microsoft Has Started Testing Casual Games in TeamsMicrosoft is adding echo cancellation and anti-interruption features to Teams Outlook Mobile is Getting an Algorithmic Newsfeed Tips and PicksTip of the week: Save big on games App pick of the week: Firefox Enterprise pick of the week: Windows Admin Center comes to the Azure portal Codename pick of the week: Gibraltar Beer pick of the week: Wild East Brewing Alfresco Cucumber Hosts: Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley, and Paul Thurrott Download or subscribe to this show at Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at Check out Paul's blog at thurrott.com Check out Mary Jo's blog at AllAboutMicrosoft.com The Windows Weekly theme music is courtesy of Carl Franklin. Sponsors:CDW.com/IntelClientdrinktrade.com/windowskolide.com/ww
WW 780: Call of Jury Duty - Alex Kipman leaves Microsoft, Windows 11 gets updates, Microsoft unions
Jun 8 2022
WW 780: Call of Jury Duty - Alex Kipman leaves Microsoft, Windows 11 gets updates, Microsoft unions
Alex Kipman leaves Microsoft, Windows 11 gets updates, Microsoft unions Report: Toxicity Continues at Nadella's Microsoft HoloLens chief Kipman is out. So what's next for Microsoft's metaverse strategy? Microsoft is Leaving Russia Microsoft Will Respect Unionization Efforts from its Employees Windows 11 Microsoft begins rolling out Windows 11 22H2 to testers in the Release Preview channel Microsoft Releases Windows 11 Insider Build 25131 and ARM64 Microsoft Store Windows 11 Version 22H2 is Showing Up on Some Unsupported PCs Microsoft 365 Microsoft: Next version of Exchange Server not until 2025 Apple Revamps the iPad Multitasking Experience with iPadOS 16 DevMicrosoft Releases Windows App SDK 1.1 XboxMinecraft: Java & Bedrock Edition Launches on PC TodayE3 is Coming Back as a Physical and Digital Event Next Year Announcing Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II - Xbox Wire Tips and PicksTip of the week: Learn about the new features in Windows 11Tip of the week: Add Windows 11 visual style to Microsoft EdgeTip of the week: Transcribe any audio or video file with Word for WebEnterprise pick of the week: Windows Customer Connection ProgramEnterprise pick of the week: IE users — June 15 is the dayBeer pick of the week: Hudson Valley Demiurge sour IPA Hosts: Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley, and Paul Thurrott Download or subscribe to this show at Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at Check out Paul's blog at thurrott.com Check out Mary Jo's blog at AllAboutMicrosoft.com The Windows Weekly theme music is courtesy of Carl Franklin. Sponsors:plextrac.com/twitNuvei.comhover.com/twit
WW 779: Señor Once - Microsoft Entra, Win11 version 22H2, Surface Laptop Go 2
Jun 1 2022
WW 779: Señor Once - Microsoft Entra, Win11 version 22H2, Surface Laptop Go 2
Microsoft Entra, Win11 version 22H2, Surface Laptop Go 2Quick update on the Windows 11 version 22H2 rollout at Casa de ThurrottSpotify releases a native ARM version of its client on Windows 10/11PC maker earningsNew report suggests Microsoft's dirty tactics in Windows 11 are the reason for Edge usage gainsMicrosoft announces Entra, a new set of business identity services  Microsoft 365Microsoft drops three Microsoft 365-exclusive Excel features: Money, Wolfram Data Types, and partner exclusivesDuckDuckGo has a Microsoft problem. But I don't think it's as bad as many are making out SurfaceSurface Laptop Go 2 leaks and is now officially announcedSurface Laptop Studio finally gets a dynamic refresh rate feature XboxMicrosoft skips "Keystone" but is still working on a dongleNew Games for Gold for JuneNew Game Pass titles for the first half of JuneJune Xbox Update Makes Secret Achievements VisibleSony is going big on the PC Tips and picksApp pick of the week: CamoApp pick of the week #2: Vivaldi 5.3Enterprise pick of the week: WSL comes to Win Server 2022Codename pick of the week: ZumaBeer pick of the week: Brasserie Dieu du Ciel Rosee d'Hibiscus Hosts: Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley, and Paul Thurrott Download or subscribe to this show at Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at Check out Paul's blog at thurrott.com Check out Mary Jo's blog at AllAboutMicrosoft.com The Windows Weekly theme music is courtesy of Carl Franklin. Sponsors:UserWay.org/twitMelissa.com/twithackerrank.com/WW
WW 778: Undo Your Ink - Updates from Microsoft Build 2022
May 25 2022
WW 778: Undo Your Ink - Updates from Microsoft Build 2022
Build 2022 Updates! 'Project Volterra': Microsoft is building an Arm dev kit on the Snapdragon compute platform Microsoft is making virtual developer workstations available in the cloud via Dev Box Build 2022: Microsoft Opens Windows 11 Widgets to Third-party Developers The Microsoft Intelligent Data Platform: Bringing together databases, analytics and governance Build 2022: Microsoft Announces Power Platform Advances Microsoft Teams and Power Platform to get more collaboration, AI-assisted additions Build 2022: .NET MAUI is Now Generally Available Build 2022: Microsoft Highlights Windows 11 Microsoft Store Momentum Microsoft: Here are the new features coming to OneNote on Windows Windows 11Microsoft Finalizes Windows 11 Version 22H2New Windows 11 Build Heads to the Release Preview Channel Microsoft Releases Windows 11 Insider Build 25126 Windows 11 Subsystem for Android Gets a Big Update Quality, Quality, Quality (Premium) XboxXbox Outsold PS5 in Japan for the First Time in this Console Gen Microsoft Launches "Simply Next Gen" Ad Campaign for Xbox Series S Tips and PicksTip of the week: Get Windows 11 version 22H2 nowApp pick of the week: YouTube Enterprise pick of the week: Keep up with Microsoft Linux Codename pick of the week: Black Rock Beer pick of the week: Bell's Oberon Ale Hosts: Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley, and Paul Thurrott Download or subscribe to this show at Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at Check out Paul's blog at thurrott.com Check out Mary Jo's blog at AllAboutMicrosoft.com The Windows Weekly theme music is courtesy of Carl Franklin. Sponsors:itpro.tv/windows use code WW30tanium.com/twitCDW.com/IntelClient
WW 777: Halo Infinitus - One Outlook, Microsoft's VPN, Windows 11 Broad Deployment
May 18 2022
WW 777: Halo Infinitus - One Outlook, Microsoft's VPN, Windows 11 Broad Deployment
One Outlook, Microsoft's VPN, Windows 11 Broad Deployment One OutlookMicrosoft starts rolling out new 'One Outlook' Windows email client to testersQuick Hands-On: Outlook (Pre-Release) Microsoft 365Microsoft Teams Lands on the Windows 10/11 Microsoft StoreMicrosoft Announces Secure Network for Edge Windows 11 Windows 11 known issues and notifications | Microsoft Docs Microsoft Corporate Microsoft to Adjust Employee CompensationMicrosoft Channel Chief Rodney Clark departs Microsoft goes public with planned changes to undo restrictive cloud licensing policies in Europe Xbox Microsoft Imagines System Giving Disc-less Consoles Access to Physical Games Jurassic World Evolution 2, More Coming to Xbox Game Pass in May Bethesda's Starfield and Redfall Have Been Delayed to 2023 Sony Reveals Games Included With its New PlayStation Plus Plans Tips and PicksTip of the week: Go back in time with Google MapsApp pick of the week: Alternative browsers, againVivaldi & Brave Enterprise pick of the week: Microsoft's eval center is broken. Here's a workaround\ Codename picks of the week: Delridge and Quinault Beer pick of the week: Talea Haba Haba Splash Hosts: Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley, and Paul Thurrott Download or subscribe to this show at Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at Check out Paul's blog at thurrott.com Check out Mary Jo's blog at AllAboutMicrosoft.com The Windows Weekly theme music is courtesy of Carl Franklin. Sponsors:kolide.com/wwgo.acronis.com/wwdrinktrade.com/windows
WW 776: The Outlook's Oblique - FIDO, Microsoft Build 2022, Power Pages
May 11 2022
WW 776: The Outlook's Oblique - FIDO, Microsoft Build 2022, Power Pages
FIDO, Microsoft Build 2022, Power PagesMicrosoft starts testing 'Suggested Actions' in new Windows 11 test build Microsoft Issues New Windows Insider Preview Build to Dev and Beta Apple, Google, and Microsoft to Work Together on Passwordless Logins Microsoft Releases Physical Copies of Windows 11 Windows 11 is Getting a "New" Sound Recorder App Microsoft 365 & IT Microsoft readies its latest 'industrial metaverse' pitch Microsoft's new Outlook email client is live (at least for now) Quick Hands-On: Outlook (Pre-Release) Microsoft to rechristen Power Apps portals as 'Power Pages' Hardware Microsoft Unveils New Adaptive Accessories Coming This Fall Microsoft, Volkswagen are working to enable HoloLens headsets to be used in vehicles Intel Adds a New Member to the 12th Gen Core Processor Family AMD Launches New Chipsets for Chromebooks Dev Microsoft's Build 2022 Session Catalog is Now Available Microsoft Announces New .NET Milestones Google Announces Flutter 3.0 XboxReport: Microsoft Still Plans Xbox Streaming DeviceSony Has Sold 19.3 Million PlayStation 5 ConsolesNintendo Sold 23 Million Switch Consoles in the Past Year Tips and Picks Tip of the week: Read "After Steve" App pick of the week: Fortnite Enterprise pick of the week: Replacing the Store for Business and Store for EDU Codename pick of the week: Haven Beer pick of the week: Lowercase Brewing Mexican Lager Hosts: Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley, and Paul Thurrott Download or subscribe to this show at Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at Check out Paul's blog at thurrott.com Check out Mary Jo's blog at AllAboutMicrosoft.com The Windows Weekly theme music is courtesy of Carl Franklin. Sponsors:Nuvei.comcloud.jumpcloud.com/windowsnewrelic.com/windows
WW 775: Shuffleboard at 3 - Edge VPN, Office Web Apps, .NET MAUI, Tech Earnings
May 4 2022
WW 775: Shuffleboard at 3 - Edge VPN, Office Web Apps, .NET MAUI, Tech Earnings
Edge VPN, Office Web Apps, .NET MAUI, Tech Earnings Windows 11 Inside story — How we made the Start Care About Windows? Do Not Watch This Video Windows 11Microsoft's latest Windows 11 test build adds new group policies, drops SMB1 enablement by default Microsoft Edge Starts Testing Built-in VPN Powered by Cloudflare Desktop Browser Market Share Worldwide | Statcounter Global Stats Microsoft Edge Version 101 is Now Available Microsoft 365 Microsoft 365 Web Apps Gain Support For Seamless Account Switching Dev .NET MAUI Hits RC2, Adds Tizen SupportGitHub to Require 2FA by the End of 2023 More earningsIntel Earnings Beat Estimates, Arrive with a Warning AMD Reports Record Quarterly Revenue Qualcomm Reports Record Revenues Apple Delivers Another Blockbuster Quarter Amazon Revenues Hit $116.4 Billion in Q1 XboxHalo Infinite's Season 2 Launches Today on Xbox and PC Microsoft Announces First Xbox Game Pass Titles for May Microsoft Reveals New Games with Gold for May Microsoft Releases the May Xbox Update Microsoft Launches Deep Pink Xbox Wireless Controller Microsoft Announces Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase on June 12 Embracer Group Acquires Square Enix Western Studios and their IPs Tips and Picks Tip of the week: Programming Windows series is almost done App pick of the week: Mozilla Firefox Cocktail pick of the week: The Agua Fresca Hosts: Leo Laporte and Paul Thurrott Download or subscribe to this show at Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at Check out Paul's blog at thurrott.com Check out Mary Jo's blog at AllAboutMicrosoft.com The Windows Weekly theme music is courtesy of Carl Franklin. Sponsors:CDW.com/IntelClientMelissa.com/twitcanary.tools/twit - use code: TWIT
WW 774: Into the Cloud... Bucket - Learnings from Microsoft's Q3 Earnings Call
Apr 27 2022
WW 774: Into the Cloud... Bucket - Learnings from Microsoft's Q3 Earnings Call
Learnings from Microsoft's Q3 Earnings CallMicrosoft: Cloud revenue at $23.4 billion in Q3, up 32 percentAnalysis: Microsoft Post-Earnings Conference Call (Premium)Microsoft: Windows PC has 'never been more relevant'Analysis: Microsoft Post-Earnings Conference Call (Premium)Google/Alphabet Revenues Were Up 23 Percent in Q1 WindowsAdDuplex: Windows 11's Market Share Continues to Stagnate in AprilWindows 11 Auto HDR Feature Gets an Intensity SliderMicrosoft Offers Insights from its Internal Windows 11 Upgrade Microsoft TeamsMicrosoft's Teams app is coming to the Microsoft StoreMicrosoft Teams Adds Beta Support for Apple Silicon Macs HardwareU.S. Army Could Waste $22 Billion on HoloLens Build & DevMicrosoft Opens Registrations for its Virtual Build 2022 Conference XboxXbox Beat US Sales Records in March 2022Report: Sony is Also Exploring Ads in Free-to-play Games Tips and PicksApp pick of the week: ClipchampTip of the week: Find assets for YouTubeEnterprise pick of the week: Your M365 apps are moving to the Monthly ChannelBuzzword pick of the week: Lots of buzzy buzzwords on that earnings callBeer pick of the week: New England Brewing G-Bot Hosts: Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley, and Paul Thurrott Download or subscribe to this show at Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at Check out Paul's blog at thurrott.com Check out Mary Jo's blog at AllAboutMicrosoft.com The Windows Weekly theme music is courtesy of Carl Franklin. Sponsors:tanium.com/twititpro.tv/windows use code WW30plextrac.com/twit