Windows Weekly with Leo Laporte and Paul Thurrott

Nov 9th 2022

Windows Weekly 802

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"Hey, Github!" voice coding, KB5019980 update, Control Freak
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Category: News
"Hey, Github!" voice coding, KB5019980 update, Control Freak
 
Windows 11
  • Why Windows 11 usage is down so low and what Microsoft could do to fix that
  • Microsoft ships the “November update for Windows 11 22H2
  • A different Search button on the Taskbar
  • New Beta channel build adds* three new features
 
Microsoft 365
  • Zoom launches Mail and Calendar beta to take on Google Workspaces and M365
  • Microsoft moves to kill custom domains in Outlook.com … again
  • Microsoft brings certificate-based authentication for AAD to mobile
  • Google One VPN arrives on Windows and Mac
 
Still more earnings
  • Lenovo reports first drop in revenues in 2.5 years
  • Qualcomm misses expectations too … and promises that 2024 will be the year for WOA
 
Dev
  • Microsoft issues .NET 7
  • GitHub announces new features for devs and the enterprise
 
Xbox
  • Winter has come for Halo Infinite
  • EU to take a longer look a Activision Blizzard acquisition
  • Microsoft may make your Xbox more efficient
  • Nintendo lowers Switch sales forecast, but it’s still doing great
  • Steam comes to more Chromebooks in beta 
  • Netflix is working on a Gears of War movie and animated TV series
 
Tips & Picks
  • Tip of the week: A new industry book to read
  • App pick of the week: Keepa

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