Windows Weekly 134

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Windows Weekly
Episode 134


Topics

  • Relax, Windows BitLocker is still secure
    • Yet another attempt to cast doubt on Microsoft security?
  • Can we still trust IE?
    • I want to use Microsoft's browser, but it's slow and security concerns remain
    • When will Microsoft simply kill ActiveX?
  • Windows 7 USB/DVD tool is back up, now with source code
    • Rafael: They didn't change the code at all, and it's a mess
  • Best tech gifts of the year
    • Amazon Kindle
    • Flip HD
    • Toshiba NB205 netbook (and others)
    • iTunes/Xbox Live/Microsoft Points gift cards
  • Some other games to consider this holiday season
    • Left 4 Dead 2
    • Assassin's Creed 2

Tip of the Week

  • Buy an Xbox 360 this holiday season, get some free games ... or answer the call of duty
    • The Xbox 360 Elite ($299) comes with LEGO Batman and PURE. There's also a Modern Warfare 2 Limited Edition Elite Console that costs $399 and includes a 250 GB hard drive, an exclusive design based on the game Modern Warfare 2, two wireless controllers (black), an Xbox 360 wired headset, an Ethernet cable, a composite AV cable, and a copy of the game Modern Warfare 2.

Software Pick of the Week

Notable Quotes

Significant Products

  • Link URL and optional brief description

Sponsors

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Picks

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Production Information

  • Edited by: Tony
  • Notes:
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