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Thunderbird 78.2.2 released with a number fixes and one new feature

Thunderbird 78.2.2 released with a number fixes and one new feature

Thunderbird 78.2.2 is now available for download. Version 78.2.2 will be offered as an update package to the Thunderbird 78 branch. There is no corresponding update package for version 68, so you cannot get Thunderbird 78.2.1 automatically installed over Thunderbird 68 or older releases.

PowerToys 0.22 includes new Mute Conference tool, version 0.21.1 released with bugfixes

PowerToys 0.22 includes new Mute Conference tool, version 0.21.1 released with bugfixes

Microsoft has released two new PowerToys versions. PowerToys 0.21.1 is now available in the stable branch of the app suite, and resolves a bunch of various issues in tools included in the suite. PowerToys 0.22 is a new preview release. It is notable for a new tool, Video Conference Mute. The new tool will mute not your audio and video with a single keystroke.

Thunderbird 78.2.1 released with OpenPGP enabled by default

Thunderbird 78.2.1 released with OpenPGP enabled by default

Thunderbird 78.2.1 is now available for download. Version 78.2.1 is available exclusively to the branch of Thunderbird 78. There is no corresponding update package for version 68, so you cannot get Thunderbird 78.2.1 automatically installed over Thunderbird 68. The release is notable for OpenPGP enabled by default.

Windows Terminal Preview 1.3 Released

Windows Terminal Preview 1.3 Released

The team behind the Windows Terminal has announced a new preview release of the app. The new features of this preview version 1.3 include the command palette, an advanced tab switcher, a tab color per a profile, and much more.

Thunderbird 78.2.0 released with a number of fixes

Thunderbird 78.2.0 released with a number of fixes

Shortly after Thunderbird 78, the devs released a number of minor updates for this excellent mail app. Version 78.2 is available exclusively to the branch of Thunderbird 78. There is no corresponding update package for version 68, so you cannot get Thunderbird 78.2 automatically installed over Thunderbird 68.

PowerShell 7.1 Preview is now available in the Microsoft Store

PowerShell 7.1 Preview is now available in the Microsoft Store

Recently, Microsoft released PowerShell 7.1 Preview 6 to the public, allowing interested users to test new features of the upcoming platform.  The company today published it to the Microsoft Store. This means that you will be able to automatically update PowerShell to its actual version.

Remote Desktop Store app gets a massive update

Remote Desktop Store app gets a massive update

In addition to the classic Remote Desktop app (mstsc.exe), Windows 10 includes a modern app, simply called 'Microsoft Remote App'. It is a UWP app that receives updates from the Microsoft Store.. Microsoft has issued a new app version to Insiders with a ton of new features and improvements, including light and dark mode support, ARM64 support, and much more.

Telegram has got video call support

Telegram has got video call support

The Telegram messenger has finally received the ability to make video calls. The alpha version of the feature is now available on Android, and is advertised as an encrypted secure connection between participants.