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Friday - February 26th, 2021

Observed Tech PODCAST Episode 304 #OTP

We are still wiping the sleep out of our eyes after we lost an hour overnight thanks to Daylight Savings Time here across much of the United States. Among the news this week we learned that Windows 10 officially crossed the 800 million device threshold, we had another week full of Windows Insider builds for both Fast and Skip Ahead Rings, plus we saw some leaks around Microsoft Edge on Chromium. Of course, the show is littered with headlines around app updates, services, security, social media, Xbox, gaming and a promise for a new privacy focus from Facebook. I catch you up on my latest space news and talk about a scary podcast extortion scam that is happening to some podcasters.

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Observed Tech PODCAST Episode 160 #OTP

Welcome to Episode 160 of the Observed Tech PODCAST. In this weeks show the news around Windows 10 continues including some details about the next mobile/phone release for Windows Insiders. In addition there are several Microsoft related items such as IE’s and Project Spartan’s role in Windows 10, partnering with Adobe for the Microsoft web platform, the continued discussion around non-genuine Windows users and clarity finally on what we should call programs from the Windows Store. Microsoft also provided some clarity this week on where they draw the line concerning mobile versus professional when it comes to Office, freemium’s role with Microsoft product and services including them being installed by default on multiple Android handsets in the future. As always there are of course plenty of other news items that get discussed in this episode so come on in and take part in the discussion. Until next time enjoy the show and thanks for listening.

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