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

Mar 10th 2021

Windows Weekly 715

A Big Gulp of Bloodies

Exchangegate, UserVoicegate, Invokegate
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Category: News

Exchangegate, UserVoicegate, Invokegate

Controversies of the year of the week

  •  Exchangegate: Hackers Have Exploited at Least 30,000 Exchange Servers
  •  UserVoicegate: Microsoft is moving to its own alternatives to UserVoice for customer feedback
  •  Invokegate: Harman Kardon Removes Cortana from Invoke

Windows 10

  • Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 21332
  • Microsoft Edge Gets Vertical Tabs, More
  • Support Ends for Microsoft Edge Legacy
  • Microsoft to Move to a Single Edge codebase
  • Google is Speeding Up the Chrome Release Schedule
  • Chromebook Turns 10
  • Microsoft to Unveil New Webcam this Spring
  • Dark Mode, More Coming to OneDrive


  •  Microsoft Cleared in US and EU to Close Bethesda Acquisition
  •  The March Xbox Update is Rolling Out
  •  Forza Horizon 4 Available Now on Steam
  •  Xbox Starts Testing 'New' Edge for Xbox

Tips and picks

  •  Tip of the week: Be portable in all things
  • App pick of the week: Visual Studio Code
  •  Enterprise pick of the week: New deployment service for firmware, drivers
  •  Codename pick of the week: Spartan
  •  Beer pick of the week: Fifth Hammer Prickly Whiskers

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