Tag: Windows Personalization Gallery

Tuesday - May 17th, 2022

Observed Tech PODCAST Episode 68

Welcome to Episode 68 of the show. In this episode we cover a wide range of subjects including, but not limited to, Consumer Camp Orlando; HP Windows 8 Chat; Tweetro hitting Twitter’s 100K token limit and the spike of traffic we have seen on WindowsObserver.com since the weekend; Windows Phone 8 launch; getting lucky and purchasing a Nokia Lumia 920 at upgrade pricing after getting the Lumia 900 on day 1 earlier this year; podcasts on Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8; a family experiments by getting a Microsoft Surface instead of an iPad; Microsoft Surface surviving not one but two road rash drop tests; Skype and Messengers merger and new program updates on both Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8; taking a look at the app infrastructure as you decide what Windows Phone 8 hardware to buy; changes in the Windows Phone Store; lack of podcast support in Windows 8 and just a couple of podcast apps in the Windows Store; flash player updates now being delivered to Windows users on Patch Tuesday; Lenovo becomes biggest maker of portable PC and the post PC era lives on; student pricing on Microsoft software; Windows Personalization Gallery modern makeover; big name apps in the Windows Store; 4 million Windows 8 upgrades sold first weekend; Microsoft Office is coming to iOS and Android and the Xbox Surface gaming tablet is coming. Enjoy and as always thanks for listening!

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