We're at Ignite in Orlando, Florida this week, and there's a lot going on!
Azure goes to the edge
- Microsoft's new hybrid 2.0 strategy includes other clouds
- Microsoft rebrands Flow to Power Automate, adds no-code virtual agents
- Related: Microsoft relents on Power Platform self-servicing purchase changes
Microsoft 365/Office 365
- Microsoft announces Project Cortex
- Microsoft puts Cortana in Outlook Mobile (and other mobile apps, plus a new male voice)
- Related: Microsoft is killing the standalone Cortana app on mobile(!)
- Microsoft Office app is going to Android and iOS
- Excel gets natural language queries
- Outlook gets a modern new look everywhere but Windows
- Teams heads to Linux, gets major features update
- The new Edge will be the only Edge starting January 15
- Microsoft reveals new Edge logo over the past weekend and then ships it in a new build
- Here's how to get it immediately if you're already using Edge
- Here's how Microsoft will refer to old Edge and new Edge
- Surface heads into businesses with a three-pronged strategy
- Related: New Surface PC experience updates - Paul - Mary Jo
- WinUI 3.0 goes into alpha preview
- New Windows 10 20H1 build adds a new feature, finally: It's called Quick Searches
- Skip Ahead Ring is going away
Tips and picks
- Tip of the week: Get ready for Black Friday!
- App pick of the week: OneNote 2016
- Enterprise pick of the week: Is the Azure cloud full?
- Enterprise pick No. 2 of the week: Microsoft Managed Rooms
- Beverage pick of the week: Writers' Tears Irish Whiskey
Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/windows-weekly
Check out Paul's blog at thurrott.com
Check out Mary Jo's blog at AllAboutMicrosoft.com
The Windows Weekly theme music is courtesy of Carl Franklin.