WW 648: All-You-Can-Eat Breadsticks Nov. 20, 2019

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Windows Weekly (Audio) Windows 10 20H1 ... is this really it? * Microsoft keeps releasing new Windows 10 versions 20H1 with no new features or minor features at best. Is this all we're getting? * Let's revisit what actually is in 20H1 so far Teams * Microsoft says it has 20 million daily active users on Teams * Not so fast, Slack says: We have higher engagement More Microsoft * Amazon officially challenges Microsoft's JEDI contract * Microsoft partners with ... Salesforce?! * Microsoft confirms shutdown of Cortana on mobile * Facebook says it is making Visual Studio Code its …



Windows 10 20H1 ... is this really it?

  • Microsoft keeps releasing new Windows 10 versions 20H1 with no new features or minor features at best. Is this all we're getting?
  • Let's revisit what actually is in 20H1 so far

Teams

  • Microsoft says it has 20 million daily active users on Teams
  • Not so fast, Slack says: We have higher engagement

More Microsoft

  • Amazon officially challenges Microsoft's JEDI contract
  • Microsoft partners with ... Salesforce?!
  • Microsoft confirms shutdown of Cortana on mobile
  • Facebook says it is making Visual Studio Code its default dev environment

Xbox

  • Google Stadia stumbles drunkenly out of the gate - At least they added 10 more games for launch - This thing is DOA because Project xCloud already supports 50 games
  • Google Assistant comes to Xbox One ... is Windows 10 next?
  • Microsoft improves Mixer for Streamers

Tips and picks

  • Tip of the week: You need to know about the changes Microsoft made to Windows 10 Setup this year
  • Related: The Windows 10 1909 ISO is now available
  • App pick of the week: Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020
  • Enterprise pick of the week: Azure shuts the Front Door
  • Codename pick of the week: Project Turing (revisited)
  • Beer pick of the week: Offshoot Beer Co.'s Pawz

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