Windows Weekly with Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley, and Paul Thurrott

Jun 30th 2021

Windows Weekly 731

Gravity of Chill

A rough week for Windows 11
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Category: News

A rough week for Windows 11

Windows 11 Outrage

  • TPM Outrage
  • Microsoft May Change the Windows 11 Minimum System Requirements
  • Microsoft to require Microsoft Account and network connection to set up Windows 11 Home

Windows 11 in Perspective

  • Windows 11 is the New XP 
  • Windows 11 to move to just one feature update per year

Windows 11 is now available for testing

  • Microsoft rolls out first test build of Windows 11
  • Windows 11: What's coming in the revamped Microsoft Store
  • Microsoft to integrate Chat from Teams into Windows 11's taskbar
  • Windows 11 Build 22000.51 Screenshot Gallery
  • Microsoft is Bringing Dynamic Refresh Rate Support to Windows 11
  • Microsoft: Here comes the Windows Subsystem for Android

Microsoft Office updates

  • Microsoft rolls out visually updated Office preview, plus native 64-bit Office for Arm
  • Microsoft Announces Native 64-Bit Office for ARM
  • Microsoft Announces ARM64EC

Windows on ARM

  • The Second Coming of Windows on ARM (Premium)


  • Xbox Cloud Gaming Comes to Windows, Apple Devices
  • Microsoft Brings Designed for Xbox Mobile Accessories to iPhone
  • Doom Eternal is Now Optimized for Xbox Series X|S
  • Microsoft Unveils the Games with Gold titles for July 2021

Tips & Picks

  • Tip of the week: Paul Thurrott will be covering Windows 11 in-depth
  • App pick of the week: WhyNotWin11
  • Developer pick of the week: GitHub Copilot
  • Enterprise pick of the week: Microsoft's 5G support in Azure gets a boost
  • Beer pick of the week: Grimm Gravity of Chill

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