Slashdot Items Tagged "software"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @07:14PM Microsoft Adds Intel's Clear Linux Open-Source OS To Azure Market
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @07:06PM Apple Increases App Store Prices By 25% Following Brexit Vote
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @04:19PM Malwarebytes Discovers 'First Mac Malware of 2017'
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @04:07PM Report: PS4 Is Selling Twice As Well As Xbox One
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @03:47PM College Fires IT Admin, Loses Access To Google Email, Successfully Sues IT Admin For $250K
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @09:48AM Thousands of Note 7 Phones Still in Use On Verizon, All Non-911 Calls To Be Rerouted To Customer Service
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @08:41PM Low-Cost Android One Phones Coming To The US, Says Report
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @05:08PM Google Maps Starts Showing Parking Availability For Some Users
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @04:57PM AI Can Predict When Patients Will Die From Heart Failure 'With 80% Accuracy'
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @03:53PM Blockchain Technology Could Save Banks $12 Billion a Year
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @03:46PM AT&T Shuts Down 2G Network, Ends Cellular Connectivity For Original iPhone
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @03:35PM Ambulances In Sweden Will Be Able To Hijack Car Radios During Emergencies
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @10:00AM Opera Presto Source Code Leaks Online
Monday January 16, 2017 @07:11PM Apple To Offer 32GB of Desktop RAM, Kaby Lake In Top-End 2017 MacBook Pro, Says Analyst
Monday January 16, 2017 @05:31PM Oculus Accused of Destroying Evidence, Zuckerberg To Testify In $2 Billion Lawsuit
Monday January 16, 2017 @03:26PM Microsoft Patent Hints At Foldable Tablet Design For Surface Phone
Saturday January 14, 2017 @06:40PM Ask Slashdot: What's The Best Place To Suggest New Open Source Software?
Friday January 13, 2017 @11:15PM Tor Onion Browser's Creator Explains Free Version For iOS
Friday January 13, 2017 @06:04PM Headphone Users Rejoice: Samsung Reportedly Not Killing the Galaxy S8's Headphone Jack
Friday January 13, 2017 @04:15PM Facebook No Longer Clearly Labels Edited Posts
Friday January 13, 2017 @03:37PM Open Source Codec Encodes Voice Into Only 700 Bits Per Second
Friday January 13, 2017 @03:26PM Trump's Cyber Security Advisor Rudy Giuliani Runs Ancient, Utterly Hackable Website
Friday January 13, 2017 @12:05AM Nintendo Switch Will Launch On March 3rd For $299, Won't Feature Region-Locking Software
Thursday January 12, 2017 @09:44PM Google's New Compression Tool Uses 75% Less Bandwidth Without Sacrificing Image Quality
Thursday January 12, 2017 @06:16PM Consumer Reports Now Recommends MacBook Pros
Thursday January 12, 2017 @04:04PM Study Shows Wearable Sensors Can Tell When You Are Getting Sick
Thursday January 12, 2017 @03:13PM Europe Calls For Mandatory 'Kill Switches' On Robots
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @10:08PM Japan Researchers Warn of Fingerprint Theft From 'Peace' Sign
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @05:36PM Implantable Cardiac Devices Could Be Vulnerable To Hackers, FDA Warns
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:08PM Latest Adobe Acrobat Reader Update Silently Installs Chrome Extension
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @03:21PM Windows 10 Will Soon Lock Your PC When You Step Away From It
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @06:08PM Why You Shouldn't Trust Geek Squad
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @03:11PM Apple Patent Paves Way For iPhone With Full-Face Display, HUD Windows
Monday January 09, 2017 @04:55PM Windows 10 Will Soon Let You Opt-Out of Automatic Driver Updates
Monday January 09, 2017 @04:26PM FBI Arrests Volkswagen Executive On Charges Related To Dieselgate
Sunday January 08, 2017 @01:22PM Richard Stallman Acknowledges Libreboot Is No Longer A Part of GNU
Friday January 06, 2017 @06:34PM Dell Unveils XPS 27 All-In-One With 10 Speaker Dual 50W Sound System
Friday January 06, 2017 @04:54PM US Releases Declassified Report On Russian Hacking, Concludes That Putin 'Developed a Clear Preference' For Trump
Friday January 06, 2017 @04:06PM Original iPhone Prototype With iPod Click Wheel Surfaces Online
Thursday January 05, 2017 @05:40PM Hands On With the First Open-Source Microcontroller
Thursday January 05, 2017 @03:57PM Ask Slashdot: Why Did 3D TVs and Stereoscopic 3D Television Broadcasting Fail?
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @05:32PM Asus Unveils ZenFone AR With Google's Daydream and Tango Support, Coming In Q2
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @04:02PM Samsung Claims Its New QLED TVs Are Better Than OLED TVs
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @03:22PM Google's AlphaGo AI Secretively Won More Than 50 Straight Games Against World's Top Go Players
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @06:28PM Scientists Turn Memory Chips Into Processors To Speed Up Computing Tasks
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @06:11PM Qualcomm Details Snapdragon 835 Processor
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @05:13PM Tesla Delivered Over 76,000 Vehicles In 2016, Falling Slightly Short of Goal
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @03:34PM Norton Announces Core, a Smart Router To Protect Domestic IoT Devices
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @03:24PM Intel Acquires 15 Percent Stake In Mapping Firm HERE
Monday January 02, 2017 @08:34AM Tesla Rolling Out Autopilot Software Updates to 1,000 Cars
Saturday December 31, 2016 @04:56PM Google and Facebook Dominate The List of 2016's Top Ten Apps
Friday December 30, 2016 @09:04PM Microsoft Patent Suggests HoloLens Could Keep Track of Your Small Items
Friday December 30, 2016 @05:02PM Smart Electricity Meters Can Be Dangerously Insecure, Warns Expert
Friday December 30, 2016 @03:57PM Ask Slashdot: Why Are Some Great Games Panned and Some Inferior Games Praised?
Thursday December 29, 2016 @06:48PM Mining Companies Are Using Autonomous Trucks, Drills and Trains To Boost Efficiency, Reduce Employees
Thursday December 29, 2016 @05:12PM Facebook Developing Copyright ID System To Stem Music Rights Infringement
Thursday December 29, 2016 @04:24PM Toshiba Is 'Burning Cash At An Alarming Rate'
Thursday December 29, 2016 @03:34PM Amazon Patents Floating Airship Warehouse For Its Delivery Drones
Thursday December 29, 2016 @09:39AM Microsoft Tests New 'Green Screen of Death' On Latest Windows 10 Builds
Thursday December 29, 2016 @08:48AM Amazon's Digital Day is Like Cyber Monday But For Downloads
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @06:48PM Some Google Pixel Devices Are Shutting Down At 30% Battery
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @03:58PM Ask Slashdot: Is Computing As Cool and Fun As It Once Was?
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @08:20PM FDA Releases New Cybersecurity Guidelines For Medical Devices
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @08:06PM Apple Tops Holiday Sales With 44 Percent of All New Device Activations
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @06:56PM Amazon Patents System To Defend Drones Against Hackers, Jammers and Arrows
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @05:59PM Avatar-Style Manned Robot Takes First Steps In South Korea
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @04:27PM Millions of Websites Vulnerable Due To Security Bug In Popular PHP Script
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @03:24PM Fitbit Drops Lawsuit Against Jawbone
Monday December 26, 2016 @12:59PM HandBrake 1.0.0 Released After 13 Years Of Development
Monday December 26, 2016 @08:01AM Windows 10 For PCs Build 14997 Leaks Online
Friday December 23, 2016 @07:37PM U2F Security Keys May Be the World's Best Hope Against Account Takeovers
Friday December 23, 2016 @07:21PM GM Partners With Boston Startup WiTricity To Develop Wireless Charging Technology
Friday December 23, 2016 @06:55PM World's Largest Hedge Fund To Replace Managers With Artificial Intelligence
Friday December 23, 2016 @05:57PM BitTorrent Live's 'Cable Killer' P2P Video App Finally Hits iOS
Friday December 23, 2016 @05:03PM Dutch Market Regulator Bans T-Mobile's 'Free' Streaming Music Service
Friday December 23, 2016 @02:41PM Mozilla Will Support Firefox For XP and Vista Until At Least September 2017
Friday December 23, 2016 @08:15AM Microsoft Exec Admits They 'Went Too Far' With Aggressive Windows 10 Updates
Friday December 23, 2016 @08:05AM Steam Fined $3 Million For Refusing Refunds
Friday December 23, 2016 @02:55AM Leaked Files Reveal Scope of Cellebrite's Smartphone-Cracking Technology
Thursday December 22, 2016 @06:34PM Uber Pulls Self-Driving Cars From San Francisco, Sends Them To Arizona
Thursday December 22, 2016 @06:04PM 2016 MacBook Pro Fails To Receive a Recommendation From Consumer Reports
Thursday December 22, 2016 @04:09PM Tesla Updates Autopilot To Make It Follow the Speed Limit On Roads
Thursday December 22, 2016 @03:16PM Pokemon Go Arrives On the Apple Watch
Thursday December 22, 2016 @11:37AM Encrypted Messaging App Signal Uses Google To Bypass Censorship
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @08:31PM Worldwide Gaming Market Hits $91 Billion In 2016, Says Report
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @08:20PM Firefox Takes the Next Step Towards Rolling Out Multi-Process To Everyone
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @04:36PM Yahoo Email Scan Shows US Spy Push To Recast Constitutional Privacy
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @04:10PM A Ham Radio Software Company Has Been Blacklisting Users For Leaving Negative Reviews
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @12:40AM Crytek Closing Five Studios, Will Refocus On 'Premium IPs' and CryEngine
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @12:26AM White House: US Needs a Stronger Social Safety Net To Help Workers Displaced by Robots
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @10:26PM Morgan Freeman To Voice Mark Zuckerberg's Jarvis
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @07:31PM Using Multiple Social Networks May Lead To Depression and Anxiety, Says Study
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @06:51PM Barnes & Noble's Latest Tablet Is Running Spyware From Shanghai
Monday December 19, 2016 @06:31PM Alphabet's Waymo Reveals Its Self-Driving Chrysler Pacifica Minivans
Monday December 19, 2016 @06:05PM Mark Zuckerberg Demos Jarvis, His Own Home AI Assistant
Monday December 19, 2016 @05:17PM South Carolina Bill Wants To Put Porn Blocks On New Computers
Monday December 19, 2016 @04:20PM Google Releases Tool To Find Common Crypto Bugs
Monday December 19, 2016 @04:02PM Facebook Messenger Launches 6-Screen Group Video Chat
Monday December 19, 2016 @03:50PM Filmmaker Installed Security Software On a Decoy Phone To Spy On Smartphone Thieves
Monday December 19, 2016 @10:20AM Most Firefox Users Still Running Windows 7
Friday December 16, 2016 @03:53PM Google Joins the Open Source Cloud Foundry Foundation
Friday December 16, 2016 @08:41AM Evernote Reverses Course On Opt-out Privacy Policy That Would've Exposed Users' Content To Employees
Friday December 16, 2016 @12:25AM Twitter Blocks Government 'Spy Centers' From Accessing User Data
Thursday December 15, 2016 @09:29PM Zero-Days Hitting Fedora and Ubuntu Open Desktops To a World of Hurt
Thursday December 15, 2016 @06:04PM A $300 Device Can Steal Mac FileVault2 Passwords
Thursday December 15, 2016 @05:03PM Google May Prevent Samsung From Adding Viv AI Assistant To Galaxy S8
Thursday December 15, 2016 @03:51PM Verizon Changes Its Mind and Will Kill Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 on January 5th
Thursday December 15, 2016 @03:38PM Super Mario Run Is Now Available
Thursday December 15, 2016 @03:02PM Microsoft Taps Here and TomTom To Expand Into Connected Data
Thursday December 15, 2016 @02:29PM Fitbit Won't Kill Off Pebble Services At Least Until 2018
Thursday December 15, 2016 @10:37AM Twitter Built a Messaging App But Never Released It
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @05:36PM Yahoo Says Hackers Stole Information From Over 1 Billion Accounts
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @04:56PM Most Businesses Pay Ransomware Demands, IBM Finds
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @03:59PM Malvertising Campaign Infects Your Router Instead of Your Browser
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @03:28PM India Just Flew Past Us In the Race To E-Cash
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @11:01AM Windows 10 Update Broke DHCP, Knocked Users Off the Internet
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @07:06PM Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe Steps Down, Will Now Lead PC-Focused VR Team Within Facebook
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @05:19PM A Typo Led To Podesta's Email Hack, Says Report
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @03:58PM Bill Gates: Trump's Messaging Strategy Reminds Me of JFK
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @03:29PM Feds Unveil Rule Requiring Cars To 'Talk' To Each Other
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @01:15PM Android Things Is Google's New OS For Smart Devices
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @11:41AM Android Chief Squashes Rumors of Android Merging With Chrome OS
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @12:03AM PwC Sends Legal Threats To Researchers Who Found Critical Security Flaw
Monday December 12, 2016 @04:02PM Xbox One Games Arrive On Oculus Rift With New Streaming App
Monday December 12, 2016 @11:08AM Apple Introduces 'Report Junk' Option To Deal With iCloud Calendar Spam Invites
Friday December 09, 2016 @09:10PM US Think Tank Wants To Regulate The Design of IoT Devices For Security Purposes
Friday December 09, 2016 @06:41PM Researchers Point Out 'Theoretical' Security Flaws In AMD's Upcoming Zen CPU
Friday December 09, 2016 @04:18PM Bose Launches 'Hearphones' That Act Like Hearing Aids
Friday December 09, 2016 @01:37PM Verizon Says It Will Not Push Samsung's Update That Disables Galaxy Note7 Because Of User Inconvenience
Thursday December 08, 2016 @08:23PM Samsung May Permanently Disable Galaxy Note 7 Phones In The US As Soon As Next Week
Thursday December 08, 2016 @07:22PM Google Now Lets Developers Write Apps For the Assistant On Google Home
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:53PM Yik Yak Lays Off 60 Percent of Employees As Growth Collapses
Thursday December 08, 2016 @03:33PM Congress Passes BOTS Act To Ban Ticket-Buying Software
Thursday December 08, 2016 @01:10AM Microsoft and Qualcomm Collaborate To Bring Windows 10, x86 Emulation To Snapdragon Processors
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