• Microsoft Roadmap Roundup

    Microsoft Roadmap Roundup

    A new year means a new season! With that, I publish every Sunday this short-form podcast with my weekly highlights from Microsoft’s Roadmap. Sometimes, it also covers features from the message center. Why still doing this podcast? After two seasons aka two years, I still do not like to watch or listen to 10-15 minute-long stuff about the roadmap. So, I continue my own version for like-minded people and of course, available in German & English Für die deutschsprachigen Leser und Leserinnen Da die Microsoft Roadmap nahezu täglich neues bietet, gibt es auch in der dritten Staffel jeden Sonntag eine

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  • Thank you Windows 7

    Thank you Windows 7

    The end of an era. It is finally here. The specific end of support day for Windows 7 is today, January 14, 2020. I think it is more than fair to take some time to think about these times and point out some of them. History Many of you might be aware, but Windows 7 was developed as part of the Windows NT-family and became globally available on October 22, 2009 only three years after Windows Vista. Roughly 1,000 developers worked on it. These were broadly divided into “core operating system” and “Windows client experience”, in turn organized into 25

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