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

Nov 17th 2021

Windows Weekly 751

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Windows 10 21H2, Edge bloat, Halo Infinite Multiplayer Beta
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Category: News

Windows 10 21H2, Edge bloat, Halo Infinite Multiplayer Beta

  •  With the rollout of 21H2, Microsoft moves Windows 10 to annual updates

Windows 11

  •  Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 22504 
  •  New Windows 11 Media Player App Appears for Insiders

Windows on ARM

  • Microsoft Will Not Bring x64 Emulation to Windows 10 on ARM
  • You Can Now Buy the Snapdragon WOA Mini PC

Microsoft Edge

  •  Microsoft to Block Windows 11 Browser Workarounds
  •  Microsoft Continues to Bog Down Edge with Unnecessary Bloat


  •  Microsoft's Windows App SDK 1.0 is available. Will it undo Microsoft's past mistakes?


  •  Surprise! Halo Infinite Multiplayer Beta is for Everyone, Available Now
  •  Xbox Cloud Gaming Comes to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One
  •  Microsoft Adds Over 70 Games to Xbox Backward Compatibility
  •  Microsoft Announces More Game Pass Titles for November
  •  Microsoft Store on Xbox Now Highlights Game Accessibility Features
  •  Xbox Design Lab Adds New Customization Options
  •  Microsoft Releases November Xbox Update

Tips and picks

  • Tip of the week: Watch our Microsoft Ignite recap with Stephen Rose
  •  App pick of the week: Firefox Relay
  •  App pick of the week: 1Password
  •  Enterprise pick of the week: Big Microsoft cloud reorg today
  •  Enterprise pick of the week: Microsoft Managed Desktop Plan 1
  •  Beer pick of the week: Founders KBS Espresso

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