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

Dec 23rd 2020

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Windows Weekly's Best of 2020

Hosted by Leo Laporte
A look back at Windows Weekly's best moments.
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Category: News

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, becoming the Head of Windows and Hardware.
  •  Some cracked Surface Laptop 3 screens result in another "gate" — Crackgate.
  •  Mary Jo and Paul share the highlights of Microsoft Build 2020.
  •  Microsoft decides to shutter the streaming platform Mixer.
  •  Rumors suggest Microsoft may be interested in purchasing TikTok — and the president wants a cut of the profits.
  •  Leo reviews Microsoft's Surface Duo.
  •  Microsoft buys Bethesda.
  •  Microsoft Chief Marketing Officer, Chris Capossela, shares his hidden gems of the year and answers questions from Mary Jo, Paul, and Leo.

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