Microsoft has bundled Windows 8 (and Windows RT) with several apps, but one area where Redmond seems to have frisked a bit is podcasts. Enter third-party developers to the rescue! PODCASTS! is one of the more popular apps in this category offering users the ability to browse, search, stream (and listen!) to countless...

Check out the latest episode of the Windows Weekly podcast where Mary Jo Foley, Tom Merritt, and Paul Thurrott discuss Microsoft’s purchase of Skype and what it means to the various application versions. In addition, they discuss Microsoft and Hadoop, Microsoft’s Windows Phone chief’s tough words for iPhone and Android,...

It’s a slow Sunday but I thought you guys would like this one. It’s Paul Thurrott’s webcast called Windows Weekly where he and a bunch of friends opine about the events of the week. This week, Leo, Mary Jo and Paul discuss HP’s blockbuster decision to kill webOS and sell/spin off its dominant PC business. They also...