Windows Weekly 130

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Windows Weekly
Episode 130


Topics

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
    • Let's be serious, this is the only thing happening this week
    • Never has a game so thoroughly lived up to the hype
    • However: There is some controversy around the single player campaign
    • Related: Microsoft bans up to 1 million players from Xbox Live for cheating
  • Windows 7 on a netbook
    • It's fine. But it's still a netbook
  • Windows Mobile 6.5
    • It does not suck as much as you've been led to believe
    • In fact, it's better than the iPhone in a few areas
    • It's not nearly as good most of the time. Let's not get crazy
  • Windows Live/Bing updates
    • Bing hits 2.0, gains Wolfram|Alpha data
    • Windows Live picks up new content partners - including YouTube

Tip of the Week

  • Get the latest Zune HD games
    • First, download a minor Zune HD firmware update (v4.3)
    • Then get access to 5 new games and one other app
    • Some of the games are 3D
    • Nothing major, but a nice bonus for Zune HD users

Software Pick of the Week

Notable Quotes

Significant Products

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Sponsors

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Audible

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Picks

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Under the Dome by Stephen King (UNABRIDGED)
Narrated by Raul Esparza

Other Sponsor

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Production Information

  • Edited by: Tony
  • Notes: Tease video is choppy due to loose connection on Camera 1.
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