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WW 720: FLoC Blockers - Microsoft buys Nuance, new Surface devices, Patch Tuesday

Hinzugefügt: 14. April 2021

Microsoft buys Nuance, new Surface devices, Patch Tuesday
The nuances of Microsoft's $19.7b Nuance acquisition
Microsoft makes its second-largest acquisition with Nuance for $19.7...

WW 719: Project Sous Vide - OpenJDK, Paint in the Windows Store, Azure outages, Azure immersion cooling

Hinzugefügt: 8. April 2021

OpenJDK, Paint in the Windows Store, Azure outages, Azure immersion cooling
Microsoft rolls out a preview of OpenJDK
mikMicrosoft rolls out its OpenJDK preview release
Sun vs. Microsoft battle...

WW 719: Project Sous Vide - OpenJDK, Paint in the Windows Store, Azure outages, Azure immersion cooling

Hinzugefügt: 8. April 2021

OpenJDK, Paint in the Windows Store, Azure outages, Azure immersion cooling
Microsoft rolls out a preview of OpenJDK
Microsoft rolls out its OpenJDK preview release
Sun vs. Microsoft battle over...

WW 718: If Only Nana Knew - Discord acquisition, Project Reunion, Cortana mobile.

Hinzugefügt: 1. April 2021

Discord acquisition, Project Reunion, Cortana mobile.
LinkedIn
Microsoft's push to join the 'creators' bandwagon now extends to LinkedIn

Discord
Report: Microsoft in "Exclusive" Talks with...

WW 717: Grovial Culture - Microsoft might buy Discord, Intel's U.S.-based fabs, Xbox Live renamed

Hinzugefügt: 24. März 2021

Microsoft might buy Discord, Intel's U.S.-based fabs, Xbox Live renamed.
Corporate
Microsoft to Soft Open its Headquarters on March 29
Microsoft to partially reopen its Redmond campus March 29...

WW 716: Draining the Slides - Intel's "Go PC" campaign and its response to Apple Silicon

Hinzugefügt: 17. März 2021

Intel's "Go PC" campaign and its response to Apple Silicon
You're a PC. I'm a PC. We are all PCs.
Justin Long is No Longer a Mac in New Intel Ads
Intel Releases 11th-Generation Core Desktop...

WW 715: A Big Gulp of Bloodies - Exchangegate, UserVoicegate, Invokegate

Hinzugefügt: 11. März 2021

Exchangegate, UserVoicegate, Invokegate
Controversies of the year of the week
Exchangegate: Hackers Have Exploited at Least 30,000 Exchange Servers
UserVoicegate: Microsoft is moving to its own...

WW 714: A Licensable Moment - Recapping Microsoft's 2021 Ignite announcements.

Hinzugefügt: 3. März 2021

Recapping Microsoft's 2021 Ignite announcements.
Microsoft Ignite 2021
Paul Thurrott's Short Takes: Microsoft Ignite 2021 Special Edition
Microsoft shows off its Mesh mixed-reality collaboration...

WW 713: Pot-Bellied Mastodons - Updating Windows, Microsoft Ignite, and Power Fx

Hinzugefügt: 24. Februar 2021

Updating Windows, Microsoft Ignite, and Power Fx
Microsoft Office
Microsoft announces two new Office updates for 2021:
Office LTSC
Office 2021 for commercial and consumer customers

Windows 10...

WW 712: Paul's Mood Board - Windows 10 21H1, Intel vs. Apple, Microsoft may buy Pinterest

Hinzugefügt: 18. Februar 2021

Windows 10 21H1, Intel vs. Apple, Microsoft may buy Pinterest
Windows 10
Microsoft finally confirms Windows 10 version 21H1, stating that it will be a minor cumulative update like 2004 and...

WW 711: A Double-Edged Fork - Legacy Edge, Microsoft Viva, Minecraft Dungeons

Hinzugefügt: 11. Februar 2021

Windows 10
Microsoft details its legacy Edge browser phase-out strategy
Windows 10 Version 2004 is Finally Reliable Enough for Everyone

Microsoft 365
Microsoft outlines plans for Viva, an...

WW 710: Tab Hygiene - Comparing Microsoft earnings to other big tech companies

Hinzugefügt: 3. Februar 2021

Comparing Microsoft earnings to other big tech companies
Windows 10
Microsoft Edge picks up a better roadmap for future features
Windows 10 "in cloud" configurations are now available

Microsoft...

WW 709: Master of Soft Numbers - Microsoft Q2 Earnings Report

Hinzugefügt: 27. Januar 2021

Microsoft Q2 Earnings Report
Microsoft reported a net income of $15.5 billion on revenues of $43.1 billion for the quarter ending December 31, 2020.
Pre-COVID spending levels are coming back,...

WW 708: Ninja Ant in Candyland - Combing through the Windows 10X leak

Hinzugefügt: 20. Januar 2021

Combing through the Windows 10X leak
Windows 10X leaks
Windows 10X: Microsoft's 'cloud-powered' Chrome OS competitor inches closer
Paul Thurrott explores Windows 10X: Setup, Desktop and Start,...

WW 707: One Telemetry at a Time - Thoughts on CES 2021

Hinzugefügt: 13. Januar 2021

CES 2021
There isn't really TOO much excitement, but major announcements from both Intel and AMD will impact the PC industry in 2021.
New PCs, as expected, nothing truly unique.
Intel CEO Swan to...

WW 706: Carpe Per Diem - Hackers Viewed MS Source Code, Azure Modular Datacenters, Xbox Shortages

Hinzugefügt: 6. Januar 2021

SolarWinds hackers viewed MS source code, 21H1 and the future of Windows 10, and Xbox Series X|S shortages.
The future of Windows 10 (and lack of information): Microsoft tests 'news and interests'...

WW 705: Married With Windows - What you can expect from Microsoft in 2021

Hinzugefügt: 30. Dezember 2020

Microsoft news from the past two weeks
Microsoft is designing its own ARM chips
Windows 10 version 20H2 is already on 13.6 percent of Windows 10 PCs
Google and Facebook colluded on online...

WW 704: Windows Weekly's Best of 2020 - A look back at Windows Weekly's best moments.

Hinzugefügt: 23. Dezember 2020

The best of Windows Weekly from 2020:
Microsoft sort of ends support for Windows 7. The company released a "final" update for Windows 7 in early January.
Microsoft's Panos Panay gets a promotion,...

WW 703: A Capossela Christmas - Microsoft's Chris Capossela shares his hidden gems!

Hinzugefügt: 16. Dezember 2020

Microsoft CMO Chris Capossela
Chris has some hidden gems, and we have some questions.

Windows 10
Microsoft brings x64 emulation to Windows 10 on ARM (in Insider)
Paul tested it

Microsoft...

WW 702: It's a Cat-Eat-Dog World - Cats vs. Dogs, Android on Windows, Halo Infinite

Hinzugefügt: 10. Dezember 2020

Cats vs. Dogs, Android on Windows, Halo Infinite
Microsoft's holiday 2020 ad is an affront to cat lovers and will not stand
Microsoft's Holiday Commercial is for the Dogs

Windows 10
So why...