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

Apr 3rd 2019

Windows Weekly 615

You Had Me At Alcatraz

Updates, eBooks, Hardware and Visual Studio
Records live every Wednesday at 2:00pm Eastern / 11:00am Pacific / 18:00 UTC.
Category: News

News of the Week

  • As of late last week, Windows 10 1809 (the October 2018 update) is now ready for broad deployment, MS says.
  • Microsoft drops eBooks from Microsoft Store and Edge Without Warning.
  • Surface Book 2 is 1.5 years old and it just got a new configuration and it's complicated.
  • HoloLens is being used by the Royal Canadian Navy.
  • Visual Studio 2019, Visual Studio 2019 for Max and VS Live Share are all now available.

Tips and picks

  • Tip/app pick of the week: Time for some games
  • Tip/app pick of the week #2: It's past time to abandon Groove
  • Enterprise pick of the week: Putting the 'open' in ODI (Open Data Initiative)
  • Codename pick of the week: Cayman
  • Beer pick of the week: Founders KBS 2019

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.