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

Jun 22nd 2022

Windows Weekly 782

A Hazy Shade of Winders

Windows Defender, Microsoft Viva, GitHub Copilot
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Category: News

Windows Defender, Microsoft Viva, GitHub Copilot

Windows

  • New Windows 11 Insider Build Brings OneDrive Information
  • Microsoft Gets Ready to Roll Out Search Highlights on Windows 11
  • Xiaomi Launches its First Windows on ARM 2-in-1 PC

Microsoft 365 & Cloud

  • Microsoft launches Defender for Individuals for Microsoft 365 Personal and Family subscribers
  • Microsoft's Viva Sales: A new companion app that works with many CRM systems (not only Microsoft's)
  • Microsoft to curtail some of its facial recognition capabilities in the name of 'Responsible AI'
  • From Nvidia to IKEA: Here's who's joining the Metaverse Standards Forum

Dev

  • GitHub Copilot, Microsoft's AI pair-programming service, is generally available
  • The Directions on Microsoft Briefing | Directions on Microsoft

Xbox

  • Xbox Cloud Gaming to Get Mouse and Keyboard Support on PC
  • Microsoft Warns About Supply Shortages for Xbox Controllers
  • Far Cry 5 is Coming Soon to Xbox Game Pass
  • Microsoft's Xbox App on PC Adds a Performance Indicator

Tips and Picks

  • Tip of the week: Learn about the new features in Windows 11 22H2
  • App pick of the week: Reading apps
  • Enterprise pick 1 of the week: Microsoft’s Secured Core comes to IoT devices
  • Enterprise pick 2 of the week: Don’t be fooled: Patch Tuesday isn’t going away
  • Beer pick of the week: Torch & Crown Rainbows Everywhere

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