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

Aug 22nd 2008

Windows Weekly 71

The Awesome Release

Zune abroad, Windows Mobile vs. iPhone, Vista stupidity, Windows 7, Olympics, and more.
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Category: News

Zune abroad, Windows Mobile vs. iPhone, Vista stupidity, Windows 7, Olympics, and more.

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Also: Donavon West's Sidebar gadget

Vista tip of the week:

  • Use Windows Live on the iPhone
  • Already deep integration on Windows Mobile of course (Hotmail, Contacts only)
  • Windows Contacts - via Windows Live Messenger
  • Hotmail - Using IzyMail (at $17.95/year)
  • Windows Live Calendar - still in a state of flux

Software of the Week: Edison

Software of the Week #2: CDBurner XP

Audible pick of the week: Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln(Abridged) By Doris Kearns Goodwin, Narrated by Richard Thomas. For a free audiobook, visit Audible.com/windows.

Check out Paul's blog at http://www.internet-nexus.com and the SuperSite for Windows http://winsupersite.com for more information.

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