October 2 event preview: we can't stop speculating
- It's not just hardware, and it's not just Surface: Event will highlight services and experiences too.
- Also: 15-inch Surface Laptop rumored
- Also: This time, the event will be streamed
- Related: Microsoft patents dual-screen device
- Walking Cat finds a reference to "Project S" (we think it's a Surface device)
- Related: Save the date for Microsoft Build 2020!
- More events: OnePlus next week, Huawei soon, Amazon on Sept. 25, Google in mid-October. Plus Ignite in November.
- Calendar.help to launch soon as Scheduler
- Microsoft Exchange 2010 gets a support reprieve
- Here comes .NET Core 3.0. Launches at a virtual conference next week. What comes next? MJF: .NET Core 4.0?
- Flutter 1.9 Adds Support for macOS Catalina and iOS 13 - and sets the stage for web apps
- Gears 5 off to a record start, Microsoft claims
- COD: Modern Warfare Beta Test Comes to Xbox One (and COD: Mobile is coming October 1!)
- We got more Game Pass games (for console)
Tips and picks
- App pick of the week: Amazon Music HD
- App pick of the week 2: Pocket Casts
- App pick of the week 3: Dark Reader
- Rumor of the week: OneDrive is coming to Linux
- Codename pick of the week: Saturn
- Beer pick of the week: Founders Sumatra Mountain Brown
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- Microsoft's October 2 event will be about more than just new Surface devices
- Surface Laptop 3 Will Reportedly Have a 15-inch Variant
- Microsoft to Live-Stream Surface Event
- Microsoft Patent Details Hinge Design for Dual-Screen Surface Device
- Microsoft Announces Build 2020 Dates
- Microsoft pushes back end of support for Exchange Server 2010 by nine months
- Microsoft is working to make meeting-scheduling more simple and seamless with its Calendar.help bot
- .NET Core 3.0 Hits Release Candidate Phase
- Flutter 1.9 Adds Support for macOS Catalina and iOS 13
- Gears 5 Off to a Record Start, Microsoft Says
- COD: Modern Warfare Beta Test Comes to Xbox One
- These Are the New Games Coming to Xbox Game Pass for Console
- Amazon Music HD Offers Lossless Quality
- Pocket Casts is Now Free on Mobile
- Dark Reader
- How can we improve the OneDrive experience on Windows?
- Founders Sumatra Mountain Brown