Microsoft Episodes

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Microsoft Security

Mon. 04/15 - Don't Ignore Those Office Updates!

April 15, 2019

You really need to run those Office updates, rumors of chaos at HQ Trivia, further details on Apple Arcade and Apple News+, and hands on with the Galaxy Fold. Sponsors: Links: Hackers C…


Wed. 03/27 - Microsoft Puts the Kibosh on April Fools' Jokes

March 27, 2019

The pioneers of modern AI win the Turing Award, Apple still hasn’t fixed its keyboard problem, India shot down a satellite in space and Microsoft puts the kibosh on April Fools’ jokes. The words to search for in Google podc…

Microsoft AI Regulation

Fri. 12/07 - Microsoft Calls for Regulation of AI

Dec. 7, 2018

Microsoft calls for regulation of facial recognition AI, the Crypto market crash is starting to claim casualties, Reddit is quietly doing very well, thank you very much, and the Weekend Longreads suggestions.Sponsors:Metalab…


Tue. 12/04 - Microsoft To Replace Edge with a Chromium Browser

Dec. 4, 2018

Another day, another data breach, this time Quora, Microsoft might be replacing the Edge web browser, and maybe even replacing Windows, a review of some low-end smartphones and why 4k streaming and data caps are on a collisi…


Mon. 09/24 - Office 2019 Is Here

Sept. 24, 2018

Office 2019 is here, SiriusXM acquires Pandora, the Chrome browser login controversy, more missed revenue numbers in digital media and Eric Schmidt says there could someday be the regular internet and a separate, Chinese int…

Microsoft Amazon

Wed. 8/15 - Alexa and Cortana, BFFs

Aug. 15, 2018

Today, Twitter takes action on Alex Jones, a new Intel chip vulnerability, Alexa and Cortana play nice together, consolidation in podcasting and a “rest and vest” for the ages. Stories from: @AnneMarieSteele, @dseetharaman T…


Thursday, Mar. 29, 2018 - The Big Microsoft Re-Org

March 29, 2018

A big re-org at Microsoft, Facebook cuts out third party ad data, iOS 11.3 is out, Trump tweets his “concerns” about Amazon, Atlanta is digitally held hostage and Ripple donates to charity. Tweets from: @tomwarren, @caro_mil…