This Week in IT

This Week in IT

Join Russell Smith, Editorial Director of, to take a look at the most important news for IT pros in the past week.


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This Week in IT Episodes

Microsoft Loop
Episode Mar 24, 2023

Microsoft Loop vs Notion

Microsoft Loop is here! Are you ready to take your productivity to the next level? With its new features and capabilities, Loop is set to change the way you work in Microsoft 365. In this video, I’ll take a closer look at what Loop has to offer and how it compares to Notion.

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Episode Mar 31, 2023

5 Reasons to Try Microsoft Teams 2.0 (Preview) Now

Are you using Microsoft Teams? Try the Microsoft Teams 2.0 preview and experience the future of team collaboration! This Week in IT, I’ll give you 5 reasons why you should try Microsoft Teams 2.0 today. From new features to improved performance, I’ll show you why Microsoft Teams 2.0 is a great collaboration tool for your...

Windows 11 2022 Update
Episode Apr 13, 2023

Windows Security Goes Native with LAPS

This Week in IT, Microsoft slips more new features into the April CU for Windows 11, including Windows Local Administrator Password Solution (LAPS), Iran is coming after hybrid cloud environments, the Outlook for Windows preview gets support for Gmail accounts, and much more.

Google on phone
Episode Apr 21, 2023

A.I. Wars – Google ‘In Panic’ over Samsung Threat to Make Bing Default Search

How much exactly does Google stand to lose if Samsung replaces it with Bing as the default search experience? Windows is set to get new A.I. smarts, and Microsoft is hoping to reduce reliance on Nvidia in the datacenter with its own Arm A.I. chips.

Microsoft Designer approved hero
Episode Apr 28, 2023

Microsoft Designer Public Preview, Windows LAPS Support for Azure AD, and More…

This Week in IT, Editorial Director Russell Smith looks at the new AI features in Microsoft Designer, which has just entered public preview. Plus, Microsoft is hoping to simplify security in Microsoft 365 with a new domain for apps and services, Windows Laps now gets support for Azure AD joined devices in public preview,...

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Episode May 19, 2023

Windows 11 ‘Moment 3’ Brings Important Quality of Life Updates

Windows 11 Moment 3 is just around the corner and I look at 3 of the most important changes. Plus, RHEL is getting AD domain auto join and Microsoft is scanning your password protected zip files. Transcript Windows 11 Moment 3 is just around the corner and I look at three of the most important...

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