WW 583: Trigger Hips Aug. 22, 2018

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Windows Weekly (Audio) * Major Snapdragon update! Remember that disappointing 850 benchmark? We have good news. And bad news. And then better news. * The Redstone 5 RTM vigil continues. Another new build with no new features (the fourth in a row). The third one added a new desktop icon for some reason. * Related: Sticky Notes in coming to mobile and getting some other new cross-platform features.• Related: One of Windows 10's nonsense features stopped working and no one noticed. * Related: Twitter for Windows 10 picks up Timeline and video upload support. * Microsoft 365 roadmap unveiled. I ...



  • Major Snapdragon update! Remember that disappointing 850 benchmark? We have good news. And bad news. And then better news.
    • The Redstone 5 RTM vigil continues. Another new build with no new features (the fourth in a row). The third one added a new desktop icon for some reason.
    • Related: Sticky Notes in coming to mobile and getting some other new cross-platform features.• Related: One of Windows 10's nonsense features stopped working and no one noticed.
    • Related: Twitter for Windows 10 picks up Timeline and video upload support.
    • Microsoft 365 roadmap unveiled. I love the smell of a roadmap in the morning.
    • Microsoft is killing Sway on iOS - what does this mean to the platform?
    • Skype picks up end-to-end encryption.
    • Microsoft launches Xbox Game Pass app on mobile.
    • PUBG is exiting Preview soon.
    • Minecraft: Education Edition is coming soon to the iPad. Tips and picks
    • Tip of the week: Enable the new Chrome UI today
    • App pick of the week: Parallels Toolbox
    • Enterprise pick of the week: Whatever happened to Office 365 late last week?
    • Codename pick of the week: Project Largo
    • Beer pick of the week: Evil Twin (and Hoof Hearted) collab: That's What Happens When You Let Dad Outta the House

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