Slashdot Items Tagged "software"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @07:11PM Adobe Flash Responsible For Six of the Top 10 Bugs Used By Exploit Kits In 2016
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @04:07PM Nintendo Offers Up To $20,000 To Hack the 3DS
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @02:28PM T-Mobile's 'Digits' Solution Lets You Use One Phone Number Across All Your Devices
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @02:18PM Google, HTC, Oculus, Samsung, Sony Join Forces To Create Global VR Association
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @06:24PM New Stegano Exploit Kit Hides Malvertising Code In Banner Pixels
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @05:32PM Apple Launches Single Sign-On Service To Make Logging Into TV Apps Less Time-Consuming
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @04:45PM Microsoft Researchers Offer Predictions For AI, Deep Learning
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @04:27PM Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Makes Game For Third Annual Hour of Code
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @04:17PM Scientists Develop Robotic Hand For People With Quadriplegia
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @03:58PM Apple Says Air Exposure Is Causing iPhone 6s Battery Problems
Monday December 05, 2016 @09:07PM YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Microsoft Will Create 'Hash' Database To Remove Extremist Content
Monday December 05, 2016 @08:58PM Facebook Begins Asking Users To Rate Articles' Use of 'Misleading Language'
Monday December 05, 2016 @06:21PM Google Is Rolling Out Android 7.1.1
Monday December 05, 2016 @05:41PM Windows 10 'Home Hub' Is Microsoft's Response To Amazon Echo and Google Home
Saturday December 03, 2016 @12:05PM Chrome 55 Now Blocks Flash, Uses HTML5 By Default
Friday December 02, 2016 @04:09PM Mercedes Unveils Digital Headlights That Project Street Signs, Markings Onto the Road Ahead
Friday December 02, 2016 @03:48PM Reuters Built An Algorithm That Can Identify Real News On Twitter
Friday December 02, 2016 @02:29AM Erich Bloch, Who Helped Develop IBM Mainframe, Dies At 91
Thursday December 01, 2016 @10:54PM Multiple Vulnerabilities In AirDroid Opens At Least 10 Million Android Users To MITM Attacks, Hijackings
Thursday December 01, 2016 @06:34PM Russian Supply Rocket Malfunctions, Breaks Up Over Siberia En Route To ISS
Thursday December 01, 2016 @05:42PM Apple Will Use Drones To Improve the Quality of Apple Maps
Thursday December 01, 2016 @05:32PM French Man Sentenced To Two Years In Prison For Visiting Pro-ISIS Websites
Thursday December 01, 2016 @04:35PM 'Fatal' Flaws Found in Medical Implant Software
Thursday December 01, 2016 @04:30PM Earthquake-Sensing Mobile App 'MyShake' Detects Over 200 Earthquakes Large and Small
Thursday December 01, 2016 @03:48PM Cyanogen Inc and CyanogenMod Creator Steve Kondik Part Ways
Thursday December 01, 2016 @03:34PM Bitcoin Exchange Ordered To Give IRS Years of Data On Millions of Users
Thursday December 01, 2016 @01:36AM Fitbit Is Buying Smartwatch Maker Pebble For Around $40 Million, Says Report
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @07:18PM British Film Institute To Digitize 100,000 Old TV Shows Before They Disappear
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @03:57PM No Man's Sky's Steam Page Didn't Mislead Gamers, Rules UK Ad Watchdog
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @06:49PM Holding Shift + F10 During Windows 10 Updates Opens Root CLI, Bypasses BitLocker
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @05:42PM Muni System Hacker Hit Others By Scanning For Year-Old Java Vulnerability
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @05:05PM Facebook Is Bringing Games Like Pac-Man, Space Invaders To Messenger and Your News Feed
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @04:10PM Google Successfully Uses Machine Learning To Detect Diabetic Retinopathy
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @03:17PM Microsoft Brings Collaborative Editing To PowerPoint On Desktop
Monday November 28, 2016 @08:10PM CNN Acquires Social-Video Startup Beme, Co-Founded By YouTube Star Casey Neistat
Monday November 28, 2016 @04:50PM AT&T Unveils DirecTV Now Streaming TV Service With Over 100 Channels
Monday November 28, 2016 @10:36AM Fearing Tighter US Visa Regime, Indian IT Firms Rush To Hire
Friday November 25, 2016 @10:40PM Apple Is Working With LG On Next-Gen 3D Camera For 2017 iPhone, Says Report
Friday November 25, 2016 @08:24PM Russian Propaganda Effort Helped Spread 'Fake News' During Election, Experts Say
Friday November 25, 2016 @07:13PM Consumer Reports: Tesla's Model X Is 'Fast and Flawed'
Friday November 25, 2016 @05:28PM Microsoft Is Working On a New Design Language For Windows 10 Codenamed Project NEON
Friday November 25, 2016 @02:46PM Locky Ransomware Uses Decoy Image Files To Ambush Facebook, LinkedIn Accounts
Friday November 25, 2016 @02:03PM Green Party Calls For Recount, Wants To Push For Open-Source Voting Machines
Friday November 25, 2016 @12:08PM VLC Media Player Previews 360-degree Video Support
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @08:42PM Security Researchers Can Turn Headphones Into Microphones
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @07:48PM ESA: European Mars Lander Crash Caused By 1-Second Glitch
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @06:38PM Nearly 40% of Americans Would Give Up Sex For Better Online Security, Survey Finds
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @03:36PM Microsoft Solitaire Collection From Windows 10 Now Available For Android and iOS
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @02:42PM Google's AI Translation Tool Creates Its Own Secret Language
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @08:44PM Google Will Tell You How Crowded Places Are In Real Time
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:55PM Malicious Video Link Can Cause Any iOS Device To Freeze
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:09PM Tor-Enabled Smartphone Is Antidote To Google 'Hostility' Over Android, Says Developer
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @04:46PM Surveillance Firm 'Geofeedia' Cuts Half of Staff After Losing Access To Twitter, Facebook
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @04:32PM Hacker Explains How He Hacked Into Tel Aviv's Public Wi-Fi Network In Three Days
Monday November 21, 2016 @09:29PM Slashdot Asks: Are You Ashamed of Your Code?
Monday November 21, 2016 @05:25PM US Sets Plan To Build Two Exascale Supercomputers
Monday November 21, 2016 @04:20PM Panasonic Invests $60 Million In World's First Laundry-Folding Robot
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:46PM 4K Netflix Arrives On Windows 10, But Only Via Microsoft's Edge Browser
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:24PM Instagram Launches Disappearing Live Video and Messages
Saturday November 19, 2016 @03:11PM cURL Author Is Getting Tech Support Emails From Car Owners
Saturday November 19, 2016 @01:23AM The Next iPhone Will Feature An OLED Display, Says Bloomberg
Saturday November 19, 2016 @01:19AM Barnes & Noble Announces A New $50 Android Tablet
Friday November 18, 2016 @07:27PM Intel Lays Roadmap For 100-Fold AI Performance Boost With Nervana and Knights
Friday November 18, 2016 @07:07PM Slashdot Asks: Which Windows Laptop Could Replace a MacBook Pro?
Friday November 18, 2016 @03:39PM Antivirus Firm Kaspersky Launches Its Own Hackproof OS, Based On Microkernel
Thursday November 17, 2016 @05:04PM iOS Devices Failed More Often Than Android Units During Q3, Says Report
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:06PM New Chrome Extension Automatically Negotiates With Comcast For Rate Discounts
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:48PM Mozilla Launches Firefox Focus, a Stripped-Down Private Browser For iOS
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:34PM German Minister: Facebook Should Be Treated Like a Media Company Rather Than a Technology Platform
Thursday November 17, 2016 @09:29AM Tesla 'Easter Egg' Makes the World's Fastest Car Even Faster
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @07:52PM FCC Abides By GOP Request To Stop What It's Doing, Deletes Everything From Meeting Agenda
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @06:49PM A $5 Tool Called PoisonTap Can Hack Your Locked Computer In One Minute
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @06:02PM Google Launches Earth VR For Free On HTC Vive
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @03:46PM Office Depot Allegedly Diagnosing Computers With Nonexistent Viruses To Meet Sales Goals
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @06:54PM Snapchat Files For IPO
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @09:59AM US Navy Denies Pirating Software on 550K Computers, Says It Had Bought Licenses For 38 Machines
Monday November 14, 2016 @09:06PM Apple Considering Expansion Into Wearable Glasses, Says Report
Monday November 14, 2016 @07:06PM Google To Prohibit Fake News Websites From Using Its Ad-Selling Software
Monday November 14, 2016 @06:37PM Chemical Traces On Your Phone Reveal Your Lifestyle, Scientists Say
Monday November 14, 2016 @06:24PM VW Admits Audi Automatic Transmission Software Can Change Test Behavior
Monday November 14, 2016 @06:05PM Samsung Patent Describes Holographic TV Technology
Monday November 14, 2016 @05:51PM Shazam Keeps Your Mac's Microphone Always On, Even When You Turn It Off
Monday November 14, 2016 @05:04PM US Finalizes Rules That Require Quiet Hyrbid and Electric Cars To Make Noise At Low Speeds
Monday November 14, 2016 @04:28PM New MacBook Pro's Dedicated AMD Graphics Chips Are 'Significantly' Faster and Support Dual 5K Displays
Sunday November 13, 2016 @06:50PM More Code In Movies: Nmap Meets Snowden
Saturday November 12, 2016 @01:26PM 1 Billion Mobile Apps Exposed To Account Hijacking Through OAuth 2.0 Flaw
Friday November 11, 2016 @10:21PM HTC Vive Goes Wireless
Friday November 11, 2016 @09:35PM A Computer Program Has Ranked the Most Influential Brain Scientists of the Modern Era
Friday November 11, 2016 @06:11PM Robot Solves Rubik's Cube In Less Than a Second
Friday November 11, 2016 @05:37PM A USB Stick Can Show HIV Test Results In Under 30 Minutes
Friday November 11, 2016 @05:23PM Researchers Set To Work On Malware-Detecting CPUs
Thursday November 10, 2016 @09:18PM Spotify Is Writing Massive Amounts of Junk Data To Storage Drives
Thursday November 10, 2016 @06:40PM Pro Video Editor Says MacBook Pro Beats Out Superior Spec'd Windows Machines In Real-World
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:27PM Dungeons & Dragons Inducted Into Toy Hall of Fame
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:18PM How President Trump Could Destroy Net Neutrality
Thursday November 10, 2016 @03:52PM Instagram Brings Mentions, Links, and Boomerang To Stories
Thursday November 10, 2016 @03:39PM Google Says There Are Now 2 Billion Active Chrome Installs
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @10:46PM Google 'Strongly' Recommends Against Third-Party Fast Charging Technology On Android
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @07:49PM iOS WebView Bug Can Force iPhones To Make Calls While UI Freezes
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @07:39PM Increased Smartphone Screen-Time Is Associated With Lower Sleep Quality, Says Study
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @06:15PM Silicon Valley Investors Call For California To Secede From the US After Trump Win
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:49PM Fake Fingerprint Stickers Let You Access a Protected Phone While Wearing Gloves
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:29PM New MacBook Pro Has Already Outsold All Other Laptops This Year
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @04:42PM Google Safe Browsing Adds 'Repeat Offender' Category
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @02:41PM IBM's Project Intu brings Watson's Capabilities To Any Device
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @12:35AM Google Is Making Android Auto Available In Any Car
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @07:41PM Researchers Hack Philips Hue Smart Bulbs Using a Drone
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @06:20PM Alphabet's 'Project Wing' Drone Service Nixes Starbucks Partnership
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @05:11PM Ubuntu Budgie Is Now An Official Ubuntu Flavor
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @05:03PM 4chan May Have Brought Down Pro-Clinton Phone Lines Before Election Day
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:18PM Uber, Lyft, Zipcar Offer Free Or Discounted Rides To Polls On Election Day
Monday November 07, 2016 @04:33PM Gmail's iPhone App Now Has 'Undo Send' and Faster Search
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:49PM Google Will Display Election Results As Soon As Polls Close
Saturday November 05, 2016 @10:05PM User Forks FileZilla FTP Client After Getting Hacked
Friday November 04, 2016 @11:56PM Face Electrodes Let You Taste and Chew In Virtual Reality
Friday November 04, 2016 @10:51PM New Software Remembers Everything Your Computer Has Ever Displayed
Friday November 04, 2016 @07:14PM Blizzard Launches A Professional Sports League For 'Overwatch'
Friday November 04, 2016 @06:58PM Google's DeepMind AI Plans To Take On StarCraft II
Friday November 04, 2016 @06:17PM Intel Wants To Replace Fireworks With Drones
Friday November 04, 2016 @09:35AM Here We Go Again: Microsoft's Popping Up Ads From the Windows 10 Toolbar
Thursday November 03, 2016 @11:57PM Adobe Is Working On 'Photoshop For Audio' That Will Let You Add Words Someone Never Said
Thursday November 03, 2016 @09:01PM Windows 7 and 8.1 Are Gaining More New Users Than Windows 10
Thursday November 03, 2016 @06:26PM The Secretive $4.5 Billion Startup 'Magic Leap' Is Gearing Up To Release A Consumer Version of Its Tech
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:58PM Ukraine's Military Wants To Use the HoloLens For Its Tanks
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:52PM Windows 10 Updates To Get Much Smaller To Download Thanks To The Unified Update Platform
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @05:58PM Nearly 9 Out of 10 Smartphones Shipped Run On Android
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @05:02PM LastPass On Mobile Is Now Free
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @04:29PM Facebook Deletes Music Piracy Groups Following Complaints
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @03:21PM Chipmaker Broadcom To Buy Network Gear Maker Brocade For $5.5 Billion
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @09:44AM LastPass Makes Password Management Free Across All Of Your PCs, Tablets and Smartphones
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @12:04AM Interviews: Ask American Author and Entrepreneur Seth Godin a Question
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @11:35PM Facebook Officially Announces Gameroom, Its PC Steam Competitor
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @05:56PM Google Security Engineer Claims Android Is Now As Secure As the iPhone
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @05:05PM New, More-Powerful IoT Botnet Infects 3,500 Devices In 5 Days
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @03:07PM Montreal Police Monitored iPhone of La Presse Journalist Patrick Lagace
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @11:25AM Microsoft Stops Selling Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 To Computer Makers
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @09:23AM Opera Max Turns To Nagware, Now Prompts Users To Re-enable It Every 12 Hours
Monday October 31, 2016 @07:03PM Google's Schmidt Drew Up Draft Plan For Clinton In 2014
Monday October 31, 2016 @03:14PM Foxconn Testing Wireless Charging For iPhone 8
Friday October 28, 2016 @09:43PM Archive.org Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:43PM Why Apple and Microsoft Are Using Last Year's Skylake Processors In Their New Computers
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:14PM Amazon Launches Prime In China
Friday October 28, 2016 @03:10PM New MacBook Pros Max Out At 16GB RAM Due To Battery Life Concerns
Thursday October 27, 2016 @03:33PM Apple Debuts New 'TV' Guide and Watchlist App For Apple TV, iPhone and iPad
Thursday October 27, 2016 @12:29AM WhatsApp Is Rolling Out Video Calls On Its Android App
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @06:59PM Delta Now Lets You Track Your Baggage In Real-Time
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @04:24PM 176 Original Emojis Join Van Gogh and Picasso At Museum of Modern Art
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @10:22AM Microsoft Unveils Windows 10 Creators Update, Coming in Early 2017
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @09:42AM Microsoft Announces Paint 3D, the Biggest Update Ever To the Classic App
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @06:19PM Scientists Create AI Program That Can Predict Human Rights Trials With 79 Percent Accuracy
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @05:36PM Apple's Annual Sales Fall For First Time Since 2001
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @04:17PM Yahoo Scanning Order Unlikely To Be Made Public: Reuters
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:50PM Benchmark Battle October 2016: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:30PM Apple Has Created 'Detailed Mockups' of iMessage For Android
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:01PM The Phone Hackers At Cellebrite Have Had Their Firmware Leaked Online
Monday October 24, 2016 @06:39PM Consumer Reports Ranks Tesla Model X Near Bottom For Reliability
Monday October 24, 2016 @05:32PM Rowhammer Attack Can Now Root Android Devices
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:42PM Seth's Blog: Hardware is Sexy, But It's Software that Matters
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:40PM Electronic Surveillance Up 500% In DC Area Since 2011, Almost All Sealed Cases
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:30PM Apple Releases iOS 10.1 With New Portrait Mode For iPhone 7 Plus
Monday October 24, 2016 @02:45PM Harvard Researchers Print World's First Heart-On-A-Chip
Saturday October 22, 2016 @12:16PM Governor Cuomo Bans Airbnb From Listing Short-Term Rentals In New York
Saturday October 22, 2016 @11:04AM Rust Implements An IDE Protocol From Red Hat's Collaboration With Microsoft and Codenvy
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:29PM Cisco Develops System To Automatically Cut-Off Pirate Video Streams
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:39PM Mirai and Bashlight Join Forces Against DNS Provider Dyn
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:09PM AI Platform Assesses Trump's and Clinton's Emotional Intelligence
Friday October 21, 2016 @03:05PM Prosecutors Say NSA Contractor Could Flee To Foreign Power
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:01PM Mark Cerny, Chief PlayStation Architect, Explains the PS4 Pro
Thursday October 20, 2016 @03:11PM How Hackers Broke Into John Podesta and Colin Powell's Gmail Accounts
Thursday October 20, 2016 @09:57AM Stanford Researchers Release Virtual-Reality Simulation That Transports Users To Ocean of the Future
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @11:50PM Nintendo NX Will Be Officially Revealed Tomorrow
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @11:30PM Samsung Forced YouTube To Pull GTA 5 Mod Video Because It Showed Galaxy Note 7 As Bomb
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @07:31PM All Tesla Vehicles Being Produced Now Have Full Self-Driving Hardware
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @06:58PM Researchers Bypass ASLR Protection On Intel Haswell CPUs
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @06:18PM Hillary Clinton's Campaign Creates Way To Make Money From Donald Trump's Tweets
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:38PM 32GB iPhone 7 Has 8 Times Slower Storage Performance Than 128GB Model
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:30PM BBC Micro Bit Mini-Computer To Expand Internationally With New Hardware
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @03:38PM Apple Rumored To Remove Old-School USB Ports On Next MacBook Pro
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @08:28PM Chrome For Android Gets Its Own Canary Channel
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @06:00PM CIA-Backed Surveillance Tool 'Geofeedia' Was Marketed To Public Schools
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @04:33PM Report: Apple To Unveil New Macs At An October 27th Event In Cupertino
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @03:47PM Patriots Coach Bill Belichick on Microsoft Surface: 'I Just Can't Take It Anymore'
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @03:15PM Half of American Adults Are In a Face-Recognition Database
Monday October 17, 2016 @06:26PM Razer Acquires THX, the Audio Pioneer That George Lucas Started
Monday October 17, 2016 @05:27PM The Linux Foundation Helps Launch the JS Foundation
Friday October 14, 2016 @03:42PM Android Trojan Asks Victims To Submit a Selfie Holding Their ID Card
Friday October 14, 2016 @12:01AM KDE Turns 20, Happy Birthday!
Thursday October 13, 2016 @11:42PM DHS Warns of Mirai Botnet Threat To Cellular Modems
Thursday October 13, 2016 @06:44PM Google News Introduces Fact Check Feature -- Just In Time For the US Election
Thursday October 13, 2016 @06:33PM Facebook Now Lets You Use Google Cast or AirPlay To Stream Video On Your TV
Thursday October 13, 2016 @06:06PM Google Creates AI Program That Uses Reasoning To Navigate the London Tube
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:59PM Android Devices That Contain Foxconn Firmware May Have a Secret Backdoor
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:53PM Evernote Confirms a Serious Bug Caused Data Loss For Some Mac Users
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:09PM You Can Now Claim Your Cash In the PS3 'Other PS3' Settlement
Thursday October 13, 2016 @12:10AM Chrome 54 Arrives With YouTube Flash Embed Rewriting To HTML5
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @05:06PM Yahoo Patents Smart Billboard That Would Deliver Targeted Ads To Passersby or Motorists
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:23PM Ford's Buggy Infotainment System Referred To By Engineers As 'Polished Turd' and 'Unsaleable'
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @03:11PM Netflix Now Only Has 31 Movies From IMDB's Top 250 List
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:44PM PC Industry Is Now On a Two-Year Downslide
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:51PM White House Vows 'Proportional' Response For Russian DNC Hack