Windows Weekly with Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley, and Paul Thurrott

Jan 23rd 2019

Windows Weekly 605

Paul's Power Apps Onesie

Microsoft Quits on Cortana, Phone
Records live every Wednesday at 2:00pm Eastern / 11:00am Pacific / 19:00 UTC.
Category: News
  • 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 BETT
  • Windows 10 enters its final phase of deployment. What does that mean?
  • What's going on with Windows Server 1903/19H1? A few incremental features have been announced. Is there more?
  • Yet another Cumulative Update for 1809 went out this week (fourth Tues of the month)
  • Bug bash for Win 10 19H1 starts today
  • Support is ending for the last versions of Win 10 Mobile in December 2019
  • Microsoft pledges $500 million to help improve affordable housing in Redmond area. But isn't this a problem of its own making?
  • The Power Platform: One of Microsoft's biggest bets for 2019 and beyond

Tips and picks

  • Tip of the week: Finding news you can trust
  • App pick of the week: Microsoft To-Do
  • Enterprise pick of the week: Microsoft Customer Agreement
  • Enterprise pick No. 2 of the week: Dynamics 365 April '19 update
  • Beer pick of the week: Sierra Nevada Resilience

Download or subscribe to this show at

Check out Paul's blog at

Check out Mary Jo's blog at

The Windows Weekly theme music is courtesy of Carl Franklin.