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Windows Weekly 374: Cover Your Ears Isabella

Windows Weekly 374: Cover Your Ears Isabella

The one where I call out Microsoft for a little bit of disinguenuous silliness

Braving a horrible Internet connection in Barcelona, I join Leo Laporte and Mary Jo Foley for the latest episode of Windows Weekly. We discuss Mary Jo's Imagine Cup experience, Windows 8.1 Update 2, new Threshold news, Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 and more Windows Phone news, Surface Pro 3, and China v. Microsoft.

Running time: 1:31:29

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