DigitalOutbox Episode 374

Chris and Ian discuss Zoom, NHSx, Surface and Xbox Series X



Magic Leap reportedly slashes 1,000 jobs and steps away from consumer plans
Messenger Rooms are Facebook’s answer to Zoom and Houseparty for the pandemic
Google is making Meet free for everyone
NHS rejects Apple-Google coronavirus app plan
Apple and Google release first seed of COVID-19 exposure notification API for contact tracing app developers
PewDiePie signs exclusive live-streaming deal with YouTube
Facebook’s ‘supreme court’ members announced
Virgin Media and O2 join forces to take on BT
Don’t expect to see Windows 10X dual-screen devices this year
Microsoft’s new Surface Go 2 has a bigger display and better Intel processor
Microsoft announces Surface Headphones 2 with improved battery life
The Surface Earbuds get a new $199 price ahead of May 12th release date
Microsoft launches Surface Book 3 with new Nvidia GPU options, up to 32GB of RAM, and faster SSDs
GitHub gets a built-in IDE with Codespaces, discussion forums and more
Xbox Game Pass subscriptions hit 10 million
Microsoft reveals Xbox Series X boot screen, confirms July event for Halo Infinite and more
Every Xbox Series X game announced by Microsoft today