Windows Weekly 147

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Windows Weekly
Episode 147

Contents

Topics

  • Hands on with Windows Phone 7
    • I'm at the Microsoft campus this week. This is what I saw today...
  • Windows 7 SP1 still on track for Q4 2010
    • Not sure why this is a story, but others seem to be getting this wrong
  • Microsoft's silly cross platform gaming move
    • One game, one platform, across Xbox, Windows, Windows Phone
    • Maybe
  • Microsoft cancels Windows Essential Business Server
    • Is SBS Next?
    • This is really a pro-cloud move when you think about it
  • Office 2010 Tech Guarantee goes live
    • And yes, you can get it with the Ultimate Steal offer
  • Microsoft fixes browser ballot
    • And no, that doesn't mean Sleepnir is out
  • OnLive gaming service goes live this June
    • $14.95 a month (The first 25,000 qualified people to register on the OnLive Game Service will have their first 3 months’ service fee waived.)

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Aero Peek

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: F11

  • The F11 key has long been a secret "full screen" shortcut for IE. But it works for Windows Explorer as well.
  • Thanks to Hernan Heyman for the tip.

Tip of the Week

  • Add a Bookmarks button to Chrome
    • The tip involves going into Chrome's Properties and adding "--bookmark-menu" (no quotes) to the end of the Target.
  • Thanks to Sterling for the tip.

Software Pick of the Week

Notable Quotes

Significant Products

  • Link URL and optional brief description

Sponsors

Audible

Picks

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Blink by Malcolm Gladwell (UNABRIDGED)
Narrated by Malcolm Gladwell

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Production Information

  • Edited by: Tony
  • Notes: no tease recorded.
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