Windows Weekly 491: Sticky Notes Insight

Posted on November 10, 2016 by Paul Thurrott in Podcasts, Windows Weekly with 0 Comments

In this episode of Windows Weekly, Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley and I discuss Steve Ballmer’s explanation of his iPhone comments, Windows 10 news, tons of mobile news, plus Skype and Xbox.

Running time: 1:41:01

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Tips and picks

Tip of the week: Want an iPhone? Buy a refurbished model and save big

You can save a lot of money by buying refurbished, thanks to a new offering at Apple’s online store.

Plus: First free online OneNote conference aims to engage a global audience

App pick of the week: Call of Duty Infinite Warfare with Modern Warfare Remastered

This is the video game deal of the decade. You get five games, Infinite Warfare single player, IW multiplayer, MWR single player, MWR multiplayer and an awesome new Zombies mode.

AppRaisin mobile app pick of the week: COD: Infinite Warfare is even available in the Windows Store (with Modern Warfare, too)

Enterprise pick of the week: EMET gets an updated end of support date

Microsoft’s Windows Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit (EMET)will no longer be supported after July 2018. MS says those relying on it should upgrade to Windows 10.

Bonus pick (for SMB users): Two Office 365 SMB plans are adding back Access database

One more enterprise pick (in place of the codename this week): SharePoint Server Feature Pack 1

SharePoint on-premises users rejoice. The first of your first promised feature packs is here.

Beer pick of the week: It’s a good week for something strong. (and something from the Netherlands)

La Trappe Quad: Sweet yet bitter. Banana, almond flavors. Tasty and hopefully something we’ll get to drink on tap next week.

Next week Windows Weekly is LIVE from The Netherlands!

Next week: Windows Weekly will be live from Wortell near Amsterdam. Please join us at 6pm local time for a meet-up and 8 pm for the show!



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