Hello, everyone, and welcome back to OnPodcast: The OnMSFT.com Postcast. This is our podcast series featuring our contributing writers, Kareem Anderson and Arif Bacchus.
In this episode of the OnPodcast, Arif and Kareem have a very special guest, OnMSFT’s very own Cody Carson. The trio discusses the October 2020 Update, what’s new, what’s changed, and some of their favorite features.
Arif and Kareem also go over some Edge news, Xbox VR rumors, Microsoft partnering up for CES 2021, and so much more.
Segment 1: Cody Carson joins the OnPodcast crew to review the October 2020 Update (2:11-17:52)
In this first segment, we have a special guest, our own Cody Carson. Cody will introduce himself and review the Windows 10 October 2020 Update. Arif and Kareem will also go over what’s new, changed, and if this update is worth the download. Cody also answers some personal questions and gets into how he edits and writes scripts for his videos, and some of his favorite pastimes.
Segment 2: Microsoft becomes the technology partner of CES 2021 and Microsoft Offices re-opening in 2021 (17:52- 22:50)
In this segment, we talk about how Microsoft has become a technology partner of CES 2021. Kareem goes over the Microsoft tech that could be used at the event, as well as how it could change the annual tech extravaganza. Arif even has an interesting proposal for Microsoft, when it comes to VR.
Segment 3: Microsoft Edge on Linux and Chromium PWAs in the Microsoft Store (22:50-27:48)
In this third segment, Arif and Kareem go over some big news: Edge Dev is now on Linux! Arif talks about why the news is so big, and what it could mean for Microsoft fans looking to use Linux operating systems. Arif also touches on the news about Chromium PWAs in the Microsoft Store, too.
The Week Ahead (27:48-end)
The OnPodcast ends with its usual Week Ahead segment. Here, Arif and Kareem dive into a few topics. They get into Xbox VR rumors, an incoming Surface Laptop Go review, as well as a peek at a piece Arif is working on about Microsoft on Linux.