Mary Jo Foley is back from her epic trip to Asia and her, Leo Laporte and I discuss Microsoft’s evolving business model, Microsoft’s Android device deals, a ton of Windows 10 and Windows 10 Mobile news, tidbits from WinHEC, and some great updates for developers.
Running time: 1:48:51
Tip of the week: Keep Xbox Music playlists offline on Windows Phone 8.1
Software pick of the week: Windows 10 build 10041
Codename pick (also an enterprise pick) No. 1: Tuva
Windows Server 2016 Nano Server is codenamed Tuva, say the tipsters.
Codename pick No. 2 of the week: Milkyway
Microsoft’s plan to try to convince mobile operators/OEMs that faster updates for Windows Phone are a good thing
Beer pick of the week: Pizza Boy Brewing Eternal Sunshine
This is both a tribute to last week’s guest, Dr. Pizza (who, I hear, did a TEA pick of the week), plus to spring. Spring is a great time for this lemony/citrusy sour from Erie, PA
Audible pick of the week: Becoming Steve Jobs
Becoming Steve Jobs by Brent Schlender and Rick Tetzeli, narrated by: George Newbern.
Not clear we need yet another book about Steve Jobs. But here it is.