Windows Weekly 138

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Windows Weekly
Episode 138

Contents

Topics

  • Lenovo Skylight netbook [1]
  • Lenovo IdeaPad U1 Hybrid [2]
  • Microsoft technologies coming to Kia and other cars [3]
  • Slate tablets are becoming very popular
    • HP, Dell, Lenovo all coming out with a "Slate" type tablet
  • Project Natal launching Holiday Season 2010 [4]
  • Steve Ballmer's Keynote [5]
    • Windows 7 momentum, no numbers though
    • Project Natal launch time frame
    • New version of Mediaroom, Microsoft's media center software for set top boxes [6]
    • More of a retrospective, not much about the future
  • Zune updates coming in the future
    • Smart DJ playlists
    • Possibly more applications
  • Noticing better battery life in the laptops
    • Newer processors having better price vs. performance ratio
  • Windows Home Server
    • No software announcements
    • Some new hardware, still recommends HP
    • Paul thinks a new version will come out this year based on newer version of Windows Server

Tip of the Week

Software Pick of the Week

  • Classic Shell - Get classic explorer and start menu in windows 7

Notable Quotes

Significant Products

  • Link URL and optional brief description

Sponsors

Audible

Picks

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Pirate Latitudes by Michael Crichton (UNABRIDGED)
Narrated by John Bedford Lloyd

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Production Information

  • Edited by: Tony
  • Notes:
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