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

May 4th 2022

Windows Weekly 775

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Edge VPN, Office Web Apps, .NET MAUI, Tech Earnings
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Category: News

Edge VPN, Office Web Apps, .NET MAUI, Tech Earnings

Windows 11 Inside story — How we made the Start


Windows 11

  • Microsoft's latest Windows 11 test build adds new group policies, drops SMB1 enablement by default
  •  Microsoft Edge Starts Testing Built-in VPN Powered by Cloudflare
  •  Desktop Browser Market Share Worldwide | Statcounter Global Stats
  •  Microsoft Edge Version 101 is Now Available


Microsoft 365

  •  Microsoft 365 Web Apps Gain Support For Seamless Account Switching


Dev

  •  .NET MAUI Hits RC2, Adds Tizen Support
  • GitHub to Require 2FA by the End of 2023


More earnings

  • Intel Earnings Beat Estimates, Arrive with a Warning
  •  AMD Reports Record Quarterly Revenue
  •  Qualcomm Reports Record Revenues
  •  Apple Delivers Another Blockbuster Quarter
  •  Amazon Revenues Hit $116.4 Billion in Q1


Xbox

  • Halo Infinite's Season 2 Launches Today on Xbox and PC
  •  Microsoft Announces First Xbox Game Pass Titles for May
  •  Microsoft Reveals New Games with Gold for May
  •  Microsoft Releases the May Xbox Update
  •  Microsoft Launches Deep Pink Xbox Wireless Controller
  •  Microsoft Announces Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase on June 12
  •  Embracer Group Acquires Square Enix Western Studios and their IPs


Tips and Picks

  •  Tip of the week: Programming Windows series is almost done
  •  App pick of the week: Mozilla Firefox
  •  Cocktail pick of the week: The Agua Fresca

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