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Windows Weekly 277: Hobbits

Microsoft’s Bradley Borrows joins us from New Zealand to discuss Paul’s trip and TechEd NZ appearance, some hands-on time with a Windows RT tablet and the world’s biggest multi-touch display, Mary Jo’s experiences at the Nokia Windows Phone 8 event in New York, Microsoft’s launch of Windows Server 2012, Bing’s new taste test experiment, and more!

Running time: 1:36:50 

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