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Windows Weekly 174: Living The Wifestyle

September 19, 2010
Running time: 1:46:25

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I talk Windows Phone with special guest Brandon Watson, and find time to also discuss the Internet Explorer 9 beta, Microsoft and Russia, Halo: Reach, and Bing.

Internet Explorer 9 Feature of the Week: Pinned Web Sites

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Looking for alternatives to the Apple i-ecosystem

Software Pick of the Week: Internet Explorer 9 Beta

Software Pick of the Week #2: Windows Phone 7 developer tools

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Windows Weekly 173: The Fiddly Bits

September 12, 2010
Running time: 1:19:41

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss whether Windows users should abandon Apple's openly antagonistic products, rumors of an international Zune services launch, Google instant search, Microsoft vs. Botnet, Mark Hurd's messy move to Oracle, and more.

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: View Available Networks

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: More fun with keyboard shortcuts

Software Pick of the Week: VLC Media Player - Ideal replacement for QuickTime Player

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Windows Weekly 172: Board Up The Windows

September 4, 2010
Running time: 1:24:26

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss Windows Phone 7 RTM, the return of the Windows 7 Family Pack, Apple's meh music event, a new Xbox 360 controller and an Xbox Live price hike, the Amazon Kindle 3, and Windows Live Mesh.

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Windows Explorer

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Remove the Windows Features You Don't Need

Software Pick of the Week: iTunes 10 - It's crap, but you probably need it

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Windows Weekly 171: Fort Sloth

August 29, 2010
Running time: 1:43:32

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss Paul's completion of Windows Phone 7 Secrets, Windows Phone Marketplace and developer tools news, an SBS "Aurora" and WHS "Vail" update, Hotmail support for Exchange ActiveSync (EAS), Yahoo Search transitioning to Bing, Internet Explorer 9's UI revealed, a promising first update to Office Web Apps, Halo: Reach pirated and a look at Paul's upcoming Xbox 360 games purchases, a second look at Intel/McAfee, and whether Microsoft really is late to the tablet game.

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Parental Controls and Family Safety

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Use Wireless Hosted Networking to Share An Internet Connection Wirelessly

Software Pick of the Week: Similarity - Compares music files on your PC and looks for duplicates. Why is it special? Because it doesn't just compare meta-data or file names, it actually compares the contents of the files. Thanks to Andrew Simek for the tip!

Software Pick of the Week #2: Scrim - A way to hide your email address from spammers and scammer. Thanks to David Sherman for the tip!

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Windows Weekly 170: The Little Dicky Mouse

August 21, 2010
Running time: 1:21:41

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss Xbox Live games on Windows Phone 7, new SBS "Aurora" and WHS "Vail" preview releases, Steve Ballmer the overachiever, and why Microsoft's Arc Touch Mouse is no Tragic Macpad.

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Sticky Notes

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Master Libraries

Software Pick of the Week: Bing Dynamic Theme - Thanks to Joseph Clark and Lubo? Valenta for the tip!

Software Pick of the Week #2: Windows Live Essentials 2011 Beta Refresh

Software Pick of the Week #3: Windows Small Business Server "Aurora" Release Candidate

Software Pick of the Week #4: Windows Home Server "Vail" Public Preview Refresh

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Windows Weekly 169: Riding The Bear

August 14, 2010
Running time: 1:19:51

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss news stories that didn't make the cut this week, Windows Phone's cloud sync requirements, the Dell Streak mini-tablet, Mark Hurd's abrupt exit from HP, Google and Verizon vs. the world, and Netflix's $1 billion content deal.

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Start Menu

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Prevent Windows Update from Automatically Rebooting Your PC

Software Pick of the Week: Bing Maps 3D (Requires IE)

Software Pick of the Week #2: GooReader - Thanks to Daniel Aguilar for the tip!

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Windows Weekly 168: The Halo Effect

August 7, 2010
Running time: 1:13:50

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Tom Merritt and I discuss Paul's completion (sort of) of "Windows Phone Secrets," IE 9's final platform preview and pending public beta, Microsoft's out of band fix for the shortcut vulnerability, some news out of Microsoft's annual Financial Analysts Meeting, Mac Office 2011 due in October, Android whomping on iPhone, and more.

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Display Improvements

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: God Mode

Software Pick of the Week: Microsoft Bend - Zune-inspired text editor - Thanks to Daniel Aguillar for the tip!

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Windows Weekly 167: Childlike Wonder

July 31, 2010
Running time: 1:16:39

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Tom Merritt and I discuss Microsoft's record quarterly revenues, Windows Phone's best features and worst omissions, the return of the Slate PC, cheaper new Kindles, Microsoft's security tie-up with Adobe, and the proposed Google/Yahoo deal in Japan. We also held a live listener Q & A.

Software Pick of the Week: Steam - now with over 600 games for under $10

Software Pick of the Week #2: Google Chrome Canary Builds

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Windows Weekly 166: Revenge Of The White Icons

July 24, 2010
Running time: 1:42:26

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss the Windows Phone technical preview in some detail, a zero-day Windows shortcut vulnerability, Xbox 360 Kinect pricing and bundles, and a new low-end Xbox 360 console.

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Windows Live Essentials 2011

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Use the Reliability Monitor to Find What's Wrong with Your PC

Software Pick of the Week: Microsoft Security Essentials 2 beta

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Windows Weekly 165: I've Said Too Much

July 17, 2010
Running time: 1:12:19

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss a ton of new Windows Phone news, Windows 7 Service Pack 1 Beta, Small Business Server "Aurora," Windows InTune Beta 2, Intel's record revenues and PC sales growth, and Apple's iPhone 4 apocalypse.

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Windows Recovery Environment and Startup Repair

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Get a Free Power Efficiency Report for Your PC

Software Pick of the Week: Oracle VM VirtualBox 3.2.6

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Windows Weekly 164: But I Digress

July 10, 2010
Running time: 1:51:34

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss the Windows 7 Family Pack comeback, a new round of Microsoft layoffs, the unexpected success of Xbox Live, Windows InTune, an update on "Windows Phone Secrets," ripping audio CDs, and Paul's "new" iPhone 3GS.

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Internet Explorer 8

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Restore Windows 7 Without the Crapware

Software Pick of the Week: Mozilla Firefox 4 Beta 1 and Microsoft Web Matrix

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Audible book of the week:
Comedy on Audible


I Rant, Therefore I Am
New Rules
I Am America...
America (The Audiobook)
The Areas of My Expertise
I Drink for a Reason

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Windows Weekly 163: The Legacy Problem

July 3, 2010
Running time: 1:44:12

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss Paul's road trip to Durango, Colorado, a first Windows 8 sneak peek, reality vs. perception with regards to the supposed decline of Microsoft, the death of KIN, IE's usage share reversal, Hulu subscriptions, and the iPhone 4 release (good and bad).

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Windows Troubleshooting

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Save Time and Money with Windows Anytime Upgrade

Software Pick of the Week: Mozilla Firefox 4 "Minefield" preview

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Windows Weekly 162: Geeks Who Love Too Much

June 26, 2010
Running time: 1:27:01

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss Windows 7 selling 150 million units, the Windows Live Essentials public beta, the Bing Spring 2010 updates, whether power users can switch from Gmail to Hotmail, Paul's decision to skip the iPhone 4, Paul's kids and in-game app purchases, and a Boston-Colorado road trip.

Software Pick of the Week: Windows Live Essentials Beta

Software Pick of the Week #2: Soluto Beta

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Windows Weekly 161: Paul's Perihelion

June 19, 2010
Running time: 1:07:19

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss Microsoft's E3 2010 announcements around the new Xbox 360 console, Kinect, continued Zune integration, and upcoming game titles, Paul's belief that Kinect an integral part of Windows 8, the Office 2010 consumer launch, sync vs. backup, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Hardware Support: Device Stage, Devices and Printers, location-aware printing, sensor and location platform, improved power management, and Windows Troubleshooting integration

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Save Even More Money with a TechNet Standard Subscription

Software Pick of the Week: Metro Twit - The ultimate Windows Twitter client?

Software Pick of the Week #2: iTunes 9.2 - Now with iOS 4 and iPhone 4 support

Software Pick of the Week #3: Flash Player 10.1 - Run, don't walk, to get this upgrade

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Windows Weekly 160: Hot Fix Roll Ups

June 12, 2010
Running time: 1:26:43

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss TechEd 2010 in New Orleans, some new Windows Phone 7 news, Office Web Apps are live, Apple's iPhone 4 announcement, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: User Account Control

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Personalize the Taskbar

Software Pick of the Week: Apple Safari 5

Software Pick of the Week #2: Google Chrome 5

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Windows Weekly 159: Gypsy Stole My iPhone

June 5, 2010

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss Paul's iPhone getting stolen by a Romanian gypsy, the next Windows Live Essentials, AT&T's new tiered pricing structure, Microsoft's confusing plan for mobile devices, the Microsoft executive exodus, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Tablet PC and Windows Touch

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Get Free TV Content with Media Center

Software Pick of the Week: Google Picasa 3.6

Software Pick of the Week #2: RAMMap v1.0 - Thanks to Ed Bott for the tip!

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Windows Weekly 158: Bringing Sexy Back To Enterprise

May 29, 2010

I was on vacation this week, so Ed Bott and Mary Jo Foley join Leo in the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast and discuss Steve Ballmer not appearing at WWDC, Microsoft's mobile efforts, J Allard and Robbie Bach leaving Microsoft, Windows 7 and tablets, VP8 video in IE 9, market cap, and much more...

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Personalize Your Desktop with Wallpaper and Aero Themes

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Windows Weekly 157: Next of KIN

May 22, 2010

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss Paul's secret trip to Redmond, the new Hotmail and whether Paul can switch, Office Live Workspace users moving to Office Web Apps, smart phone Q1 2010 sales figures, and much more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Windows Experience Index

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Use SkyDrive with Windows Explorer (Part 2) - Thanks to Vernon Vincent and Andrew Nurse for the tip!

Software Pick of the Week: Aqua Snap - Thanks to Victor Sacco for the tip!

Software Pick of the Week #2: Tiny Spell - Thanks to Dan Gardner for the tip!

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Windows Weekly 156: Phoenix Lights

May 15, 2010

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss Paul's completion of 10th Prestige in Modern Warfare 2, Paul's trip to Redmond, an update to the copy/paste issues, Office 2010 launches in New York, Office vs. Google Docs, Intel says we're selling over 1 million PCs a day now, Android outselling the iPhone in the US, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Windows Gadgets

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Access the Taskbar with Keyboard Shortcuts

Software Pick of the Week: Yahoo Widgets and Google Desktop as possible Windows Gadgets alternatives

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Windows Weekly 155: The Delphi 3 Superbible

May 8, 2010

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss the Microsoft Kin release, a number of issues around Office 2010, the Internet Explorer 9 Platform Preview 2 release, Microsoft's take on the Flash debate, a possible copy/paste bug in Windows, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Windows XP Mode and Windows Virtual PC

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Create Fun Panoramic Photos ... For Free

Software Pick of the Week: 7 Sidebar - Thanks to Eric Michaud for the tip

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Windows Weekly 154: Are You Glistening?

May 1, 2010

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss HP's blockbuster purchase of Palm, Windows Home Server "Vail," a preview of Windows Live Wave 4, Windows Embedded 7, Microsoft going after Android hardware makers, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Windows Media Player

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Use SkyDrive with Windows Explorer

Software Pick of the Week: Picaboo X

Software Pick of the Week #2: Windows Phone 7 Developer Tools CTP refresh

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Windows Weekly 153: You're Made of Corn

April 24, 2010

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss the final release of Office 2010, Docs for Facebook, Windows Live Wave 4, Microsoft's WNBA advertising, two Microsoft controversies, the case of the missing iPhone 4G, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Action Center

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Find Your Way in Explorer with Breadcrumbs - Thanks to Paul Minshall for the tip

Software Pick of the Week: Microsoft FixIt Center Beta

Software Pick of the Week #2: Microsoft Touch Pack for Windows 7

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Windows Weekly 152: Tool-Free Zone

April 17, 2010

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss the newly-moderated SuperSite Blog, a PC sales surge, a Windows 7 Service Pack 1 leak, the Microsoft KIN launch, Google Docs vs. Microsoft Office, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: ReadyBoost

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: PC-to-PC Sync

Software Pick of the Week: Graphic.ly - Comic book software for Adobe AIR (and soon a native Windows 7 client)

Software Pick of the Week #2: Visual Studio 2010 Express Editions

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Windows Weekly 151: Paul's Tent Pole

April 10, 2010

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss next week's Microsoft Pink launch event, Windows Mobile's real-world usage share, IE 9 momentum, the Zune HD 4.5 firmware update out in the wild, iPad sales falling short of expectations, initial thoughts on the updates in iPhone OS 4, and a healthy debate about whether the iPad is a game changer. (It isn't.) It's a two-hour Windows Weekly blockbuster!

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Problem Steps Recorder

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Save Money on Multiple Windows 7 Copies with TechNet

Software Pick of the Week: iTunes Export - Move iTunes playlists to Zune and Windows Media Player

Software Pick of the Week #2: 3RVX - Replicate the Mac OS X volume overlay in Windows. Thanks to Daniel Namahoe for the tip.

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Windows Weekly 150: There's A Badge For That

April 3, 2010

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss the Windows Phone Secrets book and blog, Windows 7 adoption trends, a Modern Warfare 2 map pack disaster, Zune HD 64 coming April 12, why Microsoft Office is so special, and, of course, the iPad.

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Scenic Ribbon

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Smarter File Copying

Software Pick of the Week: FixWin

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Windows Weekly 149: Ask The Beavers

March 27, 2010

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss why Google is (still) evil in the wake of its exit from China, Mozilla drops "support" for Windows Phones, Microsoft announcing (but not releasing) Bing updates, the HTC HD2, the battle of the eBooks, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Windows Backup

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Using Aero Snaps with Multi-Monitor ... And Other Keyboard Shortcuts

Software Pick of the Week: Microsoft Image Composite Editor - Thanks to Matt Reeves!
Software Pick of the Week: RichCopy 4.0 - Thanks Dwayne Bullock and Joe Brady!
Software Pick of the Week: TeraCopy - Thanks to Robert Cepek for the tip!

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Windows Weekly 148: He's Got A Gun!

March 20, 2010

In the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, Leo and I discuss MIX'10, three mis-reported Windows Phone non-events, IE 9 and the weird anti-Microsoft backlash, SP1 for Windows 7/Server 2008 R2, a Windows Virtual PC and XP Mode update, Tim Bray vs. Apple, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Aero Themes

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Checkbox Select: Tablet PC-style multi-select ... On any PC - Thanks to Rudy Raab for the tip!

Software Pick of the Week: IE 9 Platform Preview
Software Pick of the Week: Windows XP Mode and Windows Virtual PC for Windows 7
Software Pick of the Week: Windows Phone 7 developer tools (free)

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Windows Weekly 147: Now More Random

March 13, 2010

Leo and I discuss the amazing success of Windows 7, Microsoft's controversial initiative to make the Internet safer for everyone, the Office 2010 Technology Guarantee, Google fatigue, Apple's lawsuit against HTC, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Aero Peek

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: F11 for full-screen mode

Tip of the Week: Add a Bookmarks button to Chrome: Go 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: Windows 7 Taskbar Thumbnail Customizer - Thanks to Daniel Smith for the tip.

Software Pick of the Week: ZoneAlarm DataLock, a $20 BitLocker alternative - Thanks to Mark Murphy for the tip.

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Windows Weekly 146: Google Fatigue

March 6, 2010

Leo and I discuss the amazing success of Windows 7, Microsoft's controversial initiative to make the Internet safer for everyone, the Office 2010 Technology Guarantee, Google fatigue, Apple's lawsuit against HTC, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: BitLocker To Go

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Computer Management

Tip of the Week: Fix PDF Thumbnails and Previews in Windows 7 x64 - Thanks to Jim Clarke for the tip.

Software Pick of the Week: Turbo Risk 2.0 wireless sync for Android - Thanks to Nathan Scarbrough for the tip.

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Windows Weekly 145: The Browser Ballot

February 27, 2010

Leo and I discuss Microsoft's innovative new Metro UI and what it means for non-phone devices, the Microsoft/Yahoo deal moves forward, the browser ballot screen is finalized for the EU, the WATU update goes live, Microsoft shuts down a major Botnet, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Aero Snaps

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: They Don't Call Them "Essentials" For Nothing

Software Pick of the Week: TuneSync wireless sync for Android - Thanks to Brian Rex for the tip.

Software Pick of the Week #2: SDExplorer - Thanks to Phil Worthington for the tip.

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Windows Weekly 144: I Have Really Big Spreadsheet Needs

February 20, 2010

Leo and I discuss Windows 7 Phone Series, Outlook integration with social networking services, Google Buzz, a small Hotmail outage with big privacy concerns, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Windows Anytime Upgrade

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Customize Pinned Taskbar Shortcuts

Paul's software pick of the week: Paragon Partition Manager 2010 Free Edition - Thanks to Raymond Eri for the tip.

Tip of the week: Save money on travel with new integrated services: Momondo and Fly.com

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Windows Weekly 143: Macworld Expo... Not

February 13, 2010

Leo and I discuss the Windows Activation Technologies Update for Windows 7, the Windows 7 battery life issue that wasn't, US smart phone market share, some expiring Windows versions, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Taskbar

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Search the Internet with Start Menu Search

Paul's software pick of the week: Visual Studio 2010 RC

Paul's software pick of the week #2: Speccy - Thanks to Brent Burzycki for the tip.

Tip of the week: Get "Windows 7 Secrets" for 47 percent off at Amazon for a limited time (US only, sorry)

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Windows Weekly 142: Snake In The Brass

February 6, 2010

Leo and I are joined by ZD blogger Mary Jo Foley fears of a post-Microsoft world. Also on tap: new Windows Home Server "Vail" details, (supposed) Windows 7 battery life issues, Microsoft's efforts to ensure Bing succeeds, the Windows 7 RC expiration, and more...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: HomeGroup

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Run Windows Live Messenger from the notification area

Paul's software pick of the week: EASEUS Partition Manager - Thanks to Patrick Robichaud for the tip.

Tip of the week: Zune HD price drop

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Windows Weekly 141: iPaul

January 30, 2010

Leo and I discuss Libraries, the Windows 7 feature of the week, a Windows Home Server "Vail" leak, a minor Zune update with major implications, Office 2010 system requirements, a correction to last week's mobile OS market share figures, and, yes, the iPad...

Windows 7 Feature of the Week: Libraries

Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Hide Unwanted Windows Updates

Paul's software pick of the week: EASEUS Todo Backup - Thanks to Matt Reeves for the tip.

Paul's software pick of the week #2: Chrome 4.0

Tip of the week: Access SkyDrive from Windows Explorer - If that doesn't work, try Gladinet or SkyDrive Explorer.

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Windows Weekly 140: It's Finger Friendly

January 23, 2010

Leo and I discuss a Bing policy change, an early IE patch, Windows Mobile 7 rumors, Apple supporting Windows 7 in Boot Camp, next week's Apple tablet event, and more...

Paul's software pick of the week: Mozilla Firefox 3.6

Tip of the week: Sync all of your address books with the cloud with Soocial - Thanks to Rob Truman for the tip.

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Windows Weekly 139: Big Trouble In Little Paul

January 16, 2010

Leo and I discuss big PC sales gains in the fourth quarter, a temporary Office outage, a new outlook for Windows Mobile, fallout over the Nexus One, Google and China, Mosspuppet and more...

Paul's software pick of the week: Simple AdBlock for IE - Thanks to Mainuddin Ahmad Jonas for the tip.

Tip of the week: Some New Year resolutions - things we can do better this year. 1. Backup. Early and often. Locally and offsite (ideally to the cloud). Consider syncing critical data (documents, music, etc.) between PCs as well (or instead, depending on your needs). 2. It's time to say goodbye to "www" in URLs (we already stopped using http://). As a heads-up, Chrome does a superior job of URL prediction when typing. 3. Modernize and simplify. Doing more with less is more relevant than ever. Don't just "upgrade" your system/infrastructure. Do the right thing.

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Windows Weekly 138: Live From CES 2010

January 9, 2010

Live from Las Vegas, it's the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast, where Leo and I discuss the 2010 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) right on the show floor...

Paul's software pick of the week: Classic Shell - Get the classic Explorer and/or Start Menu back in Windows 7. Thanks to Monte Christopher Jeu for the tip.

Tip of the week: Xbox Live subscription and MS Points for sale on Amazon.com - Thanks to Andrew Hutson for the tip.

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Windows Weekly 137: Stick A Fork In It. It's Done

January 2, 2010

Leo and I discuss a couple of SuperSite announcements, a look back at 2009, a look forward to 2010, Paul's favorite Audible book, tip, and software pick of 2009, and much more...

Paul's software pick of the week: Win7 Library Tool - This is genius: It lets you add NAS locations to your Windows 7 Libraries. Thanks to Lars-Eivind Bj?rtvedt for the tip.

Tip of the week: Create multiple Explorer shortcuts on the Windows 7 taskbar - Thanks to Keith Ropp for the tip.

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Paul's favorite software picks of 2009:
Microsoft Security Essentials and LastPass

Paul's favorite tips of 2009:
Clean Install Windows 7 with Upgrade Media
Save money online with Invisible Hand browser plug-in

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