Windows Weekly 125

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Windows Weekly
Episode 125


  • Windows 7 launch parties
    • I'm having one with Mary Jo Foley and Tom Warren in NYC and you are all invited
    • We're giving away our copies of Windows 7 Ultimate
    • And have you seen the hilarious Microsoft promo video for the Windows 7 parties?
  • Related: New Windows 7 ads strike the right note
  • Related: "The New Efficiency" is Microsoft's marketing mantra for Windows 7
  • Microsoft Security Essentials is out, excellent
    • Symantec fires back (of course)
  • A look at Microsoft's secret Tablet PC and smart phone projects
    • Courier tablet, Turtle and Pure smart phone prototypes
  • The holiday 2009 video game season begins
    • First up, Halo 3: ODST
  • Google Wave preview
    • I don't get it. :)

Tip of the Week

  • Use Libraries and Homegroup in Windows 7 - Heck, use 'em together
    • Libraries: A way to aggregate content together from the same PC. You can make your own
    • Homegroup: A way to easily share Libraries (and printers) between PCs in your home
  • Movie - OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies

Software Pick of the Week

  • Windows Live Movie Maker
    • Free for Windows Vista and 7 users
    • Excellent video editing
    • And yes, it can import from DV sources.
    • Output to HD, DVD, YouTube

Notable Quotes

Leo: "They're cackling like nut-people."

Significant Products

  • Link URL and optional brief description





Lucifer's Hammer by Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle
Narrated by Marc Vietor


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