Slashdot Items Tagged "microsoft"

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Friday October 20, 2017 @09:55AM Microsoft's Market Value Hits a Dot-Com Era Milestone: $600 Billion
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @04:32PM Microsoft Teases Multi-Day Battery Life For Upcoming ARM-Powered Windows Devices
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @02:35PM Microsoft Begins Rolling Out Windows 10 Fall Creators Update
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @01:29PM Microsoft Surface Book 2 Puts Desktop Brains in a Laptop Body
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @10:43AM Microsoft Responded Quietly After Detecting Secret Database Hack in 2013
Monday October 16, 2017 @05:19PM Microsoft's Fall Update With Redesigned Xbox Dashboard Is Now Available To All
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:21PM Kaspersky Lab Finds Flash Vulnerability Through Microsoft Word
Monday October 16, 2017 @12:06PM Microsoft Has Already Fixed the Wi-Fi Attack Vulnerability; Android Will Be Patched Within Weeks
Monday October 16, 2017 @10:48AM US Supreme Court To Decide Microsoft Email Privacy Dispute
Monday October 16, 2017 @10:46AM Voice Assistants Will Be Difficult To Fire
Saturday October 14, 2017 @09:07PM Microsoft Edge Beats Chrome and Firefox in Malware-Blocking Tests
Saturday October 14, 2017 @12:14AM Dutch Privacy Regulator Says Windows 10 Breaks the Law
Friday October 13, 2017 @08:43PM Microsoft Employees Can Now Work In Treehouses
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @10:51AM Despite Sanctions, Russian Organisations Acquire Microsoft Software
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @01:28PM Microsoft May Have Price Increases in Store For Windows 10 Pro Workstation, Win 10 Downgrade Customers
Monday October 09, 2017 @08:57PM PSA: Microsoft Is Using Cortana To Read Your Private Skype Conversations
Monday October 09, 2017 @09:59AM Microsoft Exec Says Windows 10 Mobile is No Longer a 'Focus'
Monday October 09, 2017 @12:43AM Microsoft Develops New Programming Language For Quantum Computers
Sunday October 08, 2017 @08:56PM Microsoft 'Was Sick', CEO Satya Nadella Says In New Book
Friday October 06, 2017 @07:30PM Browsers Will Store Credit Card Details Similar To How They Save Passwords
Friday October 06, 2017 @04:53PM A Small But Growing Group Of Silicon Valley Heretics Are Disconnecting Themselves From the Internet
Thursday October 05, 2017 @01:22PM Microsoft Brings Edge To Android and IOS
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @07:28PM Mozilla To End All Firefox Support For XP, Vista In June 2018
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @07:25PM According To Star Trek: Discovery, Starfleet Still Runs Microsoft Windows
Monday October 02, 2017 @04:10PM Microsoft Shutters Groove Music, Will Move Users To Spotify
Sunday October 01, 2017 @03:06PM New 'Illusion Gap' Attack Bypasses Windows Defender Scans
Sunday October 01, 2017 @02:53PM Microsoft Explains Why Edge Has So Few Extensions
Saturday September 30, 2017 @02:20PM Bill Gates Has An Android Phone. Has Microsoft Changed?
Saturday September 30, 2017 @12:53AM Microsoft Releases 'Next Generation' Preview of Skype For Linux
Thursday September 28, 2017 @07:09AM New "Illusion Gap" Attack Bypasses Windows Defender Scans
Monday September 25, 2017 @02:40PM Apple Replaces Bing With Google as Search Engine For Siri and Spotlight
Monday September 25, 2017 @11:05AM Microsoft Connects LinkedIn and Office 365 Via Profile Cards, Starting To Capitalize on $26B Deal
Monday September 25, 2017 @10:02AM Microsoft Teams is Replacing Skype for Business To Put More Pressure on Slack
Saturday September 23, 2017 @03:35PM Microsoft and Facebook Just Built a 4,000-Mile Cable Across the Pacfic Ocean
Friday September 22, 2017 @08:55PM Microsoft and Canonical Make Custom Linux Kernel
Thursday September 21, 2017 @07:03PM Why You Shouldn't Imitate Bill Gates If You Want To Be Rich
Thursday September 21, 2017 @04:39PM Ford Is Using Microsoft's HoloLens To Design Cars In Augmented Reality
Thursday September 21, 2017 @02:27PM Corporations Just Quietly Changed How the Web Works
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @07:03PM Bill Gates Says He's Sorry About Control-Alt-Delete
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @12:34AM Microsoft Confirms Outlook Issues
Saturday September 16, 2017 @07:35PM Will Linux Innovation Be Driven By Microsoft?
Saturday September 16, 2017 @12:01AM 'Bashware' Attacks Exploit Windows 10's Subsystem for Linux
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @03:31PM Windows 10 Will Soon Give Users More Control Over App Permissions
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @04:22PM Researchers Catch Microsoft Zero-Day Used To Install Government Spyware
Saturday September 09, 2017 @07:29PM Ask Slashdot: What Can You Do With An Old Windows Phone?
Friday September 08, 2017 @01:10PM Bug In Windows Kernel Could Prevent Security Software From Identifying Malware
Thursday September 07, 2017 @10:21AM Bug in Windows Kernel Could Prevent Security Software From Identifying Malware
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @12:33AM Microsoft Extends Free Windows 10 S-To-Pro Upgrade Deadline
Friday September 01, 2017 @12:27PM Windows 10 Fall Creators Update to Arrive October 17
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @10:02AM Amazon's Alexa and Microsoft's Cortana Are Going To Work Together
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @08:55AM Microsoft's Open Invitation To Valve, Nintendo and Others To Join Xbox One and PC Crossplay
Sunday August 27, 2017 @01:34AM Microsoft Claims PowerShell Now More Secure
Friday August 25, 2017 @04:45PM The Xbox One Is Now an Ex-Box
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @04:46PM Microsoft .NET Core 2.0 For Linux Released; Redhat Will Bundle Microsoft's .NET
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @02:31PM Microsoft Will Never Again Sneakily Force Windows Downloads on Users
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @04:58PM Sony Blocks Yet Another Game From Cross-Console Play With Xbox One
Monday August 21, 2017 @03:56PM Microsoft Outlines the Upgrade Procedures For Xbox One X
Monday August 21, 2017 @09:43AM The Windows App Store is Full of Pirate Streaming Apps
Monday August 21, 2017 @12:20AM Microsoft Speech Recognition Now As Accurate As Professional Transcribers
Sunday August 20, 2017 @02:00AM Microsoft Avoids Washington State Taxes, Gives Nevada Schoolkid A Surface Laptop
Friday August 18, 2017 @01:22PM Bing is 'Bigger Than You Think', Says Microsoft
Thursday August 17, 2017 @12:36AM The Docx Games: Three Days At the Microsoft Office World Championship
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @12:52PM We're Not Walking Away From Continuum, Says HP
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @08:56AM Gates Makes Largest Donation Since 2000 With $4.6 Billion Pledge
Monday August 14, 2017 @06:39PM Judge Says LinkedIn Cannot Block Startup From Public Profile Data
Monday August 14, 2017 @01:42PM Microsoft Blamed Intel For Its Own Bad Surface Drivers
Sunday August 13, 2017 @02:49PM Deserialization Issues Also Affect .NET, Not Just Java
Saturday August 12, 2017 @04:20PM Elon Musk + AI + Microsoft = Awesome Dota 2 Player
Friday August 11, 2017 @12:21PM Microsoft Dismisses Consumer Reports' Surface Complaints, But Doesn't Offer Much Evidence
Thursday August 10, 2017 @09:59AM Kaspersky Drops Antitrust Complaint After Microsoft Promises To Make Changes To Windows 10
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @05:13PM Microsoft Dumps Notorious Chinese Secure Certificate Vendor
Monday August 07, 2017 @10:04AM Inside the World of Silicon Valley's 'Coasters' -- the Millionaire Engineers Who Get Paid Gobs of Money and Barely Work
Sunday August 06, 2017 @05:49PM High School Students Compete In 'Microsoft Office Championship'
Saturday August 05, 2017 @07:06PM The NSA Intercepted Microsoft's Windows Bug Reports
Saturday August 05, 2017 @02:26PM Microsoft and PayPal Add 'Send Money' Feature To Skype
Saturday August 05, 2017 @02:22PM Microsoft and PayPal Add 'Send Money' Feature To Skype
Friday August 04, 2017 @10:37PM Is Microsoft Hustling Us With 'White Spaces'?
Friday August 04, 2017 @03:12PM Microsoft Will Not Patch SMBLoris Vulnerability
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @04:53PM Microsoft Is Updating the Windows Console Colors For the First Time In 20 Years
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @01:37AM Microsoft Targets Google and Apple in Schools With 'Surface Plus' Hardware Subscription Program
Monday July 31, 2017 @05:05PM Microsoft's Windows Phone Keyboard For the iPhone Is Dead
Monday July 31, 2017 @03:19PM Microsoft Won't Patch 20-Yr-Old SMBv1 Vulnerability (You Should Just Turn the Service Off)
Monday July 31, 2017 @10:33AM LinkedIn Says It's Illegal To Scrape Its Website Without Permission
Sunday July 30, 2017 @01:45PM Microsoft Further Pledges Linux Loyalty, Joins Cloud Native Computing Foundation
Saturday July 29, 2017 @01:48AM Microsoft's 'Windows Subsystem For Linux' Finally Leaves Beta
Friday July 28, 2017 @10:25AM Calibri Font Plays Its Role: Pakistan Now Sans Sharif as Prime Minister is Disqualified
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @03:56PM Tech Leaders Speak Out Against Trump Ban on Transgender Troops
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @02:39PM Microsoft Launches Windows Bug Bounty Program With Rewards Ranging From $500 To $250,000
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @05:38PM Upcoming USB 3.2 Specification Will Double Data Rates Using Existing Cables
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @04:42AM Microsoft Confirms It's Not Killing Off Paint After Outpouring of Support
Monday July 24, 2017 @09:58AM Quest for AI Leadership Pushes Microsoft Further Into Chip Development
Monday July 24, 2017 @09:51AM Microsoft Paint To Be Killed Off After 32 Years
Sunday July 23, 2017 @12:13AM Microsoft Launches A Counterattack Against Russia's 'Fancy Bear' Hackers
Friday July 21, 2017 @09:55AM For the First Time, Microsoft Got More Revenue From Office 365 Subscriptions Than From Traditional Office Software Licensing
Thursday July 20, 2017 @10:52AM Windows 10 Will Cut Off Devices With Older CPUs
Thursday July 20, 2017 @09:05AM Apple, Google and Microsoft Are Hoarding $464 Billion In Cash
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @02:40PM Microsoft's Wilsonville Jobs Are Going To China, Underscoring Travails of Domestic Tech Manufacturing
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @10:37AM Windows 10 Creators Upgrade Cuts Support For Some Intel PCs Early
Monday July 17, 2017 @08:03PM Exploit Derived From EternalSynergy Upgraded To Target Newer Windows Versions
Monday July 17, 2017 @03:25PM US Appeals Court Upholds Nondisclosure Rules For Surveillance Orders
Sunday July 16, 2017 @09:04PM Microsoft Yanks Three Bad Patches Of Their Last Outlook Patch
Saturday July 15, 2017 @04:43PM Microsoft 'Cuts The Cord' With A Local Power Utility To Pursue Greener Energy
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @12:38AM Microsoft's Default Font Is at the Center Of a Government Corruption Case
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @12:31AM 24 Cores and the Mouse Won't Move: Engineer Diagnoses Windows 10 Bug
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @12:39PM Windows Phone Dies Today
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @10:12AM Ubuntu Has Arrived in the Windows Store
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @09:45AM Microsoft Pledges To Bring Better Broadband To Two Million Rural Americans in the Next Five Years
Monday July 10, 2017 @04:02PM Ubuntu Is Now Available On the Windows Store
Monday July 10, 2017 @01:39PM Microsoft To Offer Local Version of Azure Cloud Service
Monday July 10, 2017 @10:06AM Microsoft Will Sell Office, Windows as a Bundle
Saturday July 08, 2017 @04:52PM Microsoft's Last 'Bug Bash' Before Windows 10 Fall Creators Update
Friday July 07, 2017 @11:49PM Microsoft Makes 'Visual Studio Code Extension for Arduino' Open Source
Friday July 07, 2017 @12:34AM OneDrive Has Stopped Working On Non-NTFS Drives
Thursday July 06, 2017 @03:31PM Skype Users Slam Microsoft's Attempt To Infuse App With Social Media Magic
Thursday July 06, 2017 @01:27PM Microsoft Plans Up To 3,000 Job Cuts In a Sales Staff Overhaul To Fuel Cloud Growth
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @05:48PM Linux Is Not As Safe As You Think
Monday July 03, 2017 @02:54PM Microsoft Is Laying off 'Thousands' of Staff in a Major Global Sales Reorganization
Saturday July 01, 2017 @07:11PM While Chrome Dominates, Microsoft Edge Struggles To Attract New Users
Friday June 30, 2017 @01:17PM India Presses Microsoft For Windows Discount in Wake of Cyber Attacks
Friday June 30, 2017 @08:25AM France Drops Windows 10 Privacy Case After Microsoft Changes Telemetry Settings
Thursday June 29, 2017 @09:45AM Windows 10 Will Soon Protect Files and Folders From Ransomware
Thursday June 29, 2017 @09:28AM The Biggest Windows 10 Shop? Microsoft Partner Accenture
Thursday June 29, 2017 @08:42AM 'Microsoft' Scam Callers Arrested After Years of Terrorising the Technically Challenged
Thursday June 29, 2017 @12:35AM London Metropolitan Police's 18,000 Windows XP PCs Is a Disaster Waiting To Happen
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @02:04PM A New Kind of Tech Job Emphasizes Skills, Not a College Degree
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @12:33AM Britain's Newest Warship Runs Windows XP, Raising Cyber Attack Fears
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:23PM Microsoft Bringing EMET Back As a Built-In Part of Windows 10
Monday June 26, 2017 @03:58PM Social Media Giants Step Up Joint Fight Against Extremist Content
Monday June 26, 2017 @02:54PM Google Chrome Bests Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Opera In Independent Battery Life Tests
Friday June 23, 2017 @05:26PM 32TB of Windows 10 Internal Builds, Core Source Code Leak Online
Friday June 23, 2017 @01:27PM Microsoft Claims 'No Known Ransomware' Runs on Windows 10 S. Researcher Says 'Hold My Beer'
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:00PM Fireball Browser Hijack Impact Revised After Microsoft Analysis
Thursday June 22, 2017 @12:16AM Microsoft Admits Disabling Anti-Virus Software For Windows 10 Users
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @12:40AM Microsoft Now Lets Surface Laptop Owners Revert Back To Windows 10 S
Monday June 19, 2017 @11:49AM Microsoft, Accenture Team Up On Blockchain-based Digital ID Network
Sunday June 18, 2017 @03:06PM Community Ports 'Visual Studio Code' To Chromebooks, Raspberry Pi
Sunday June 18, 2017 @01:04AM Microsoft Will Disable WannaCry Attack Vector SMBv1 Starting This Fall
Saturday June 17, 2017 @02:28AM You Can't Open the Microsoft Surface Laptop Without Literally Destroying It
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:37PM Microsoft's AI Is the First to Reach a Perfect Ms. Pac-Man Score
Thursday June 15, 2017 @11:30AM Green Party Leaders Don't Want Windows In Munich
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @03:39PM Robots Are Coming For Our Ms. Pac-Man High Scores
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @01:28PM Oil Changes, Safety Recalls, and Software Patches
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @05:23PM Microsoft to Disable SMBv1 (WannaCry Attack Vector) Starting This Fall
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @01:36PM Microsoft Warns of 'Destructive Cyberattacks', Issues New Windows XP Patches
Monday June 12, 2017 @03:06PM Microsoft Wins Xbox Class-Action Fight at US Supreme Court
Sunday June 11, 2017 @06:03PM Microsoft Unveils The Smallest Xbox Ever -- The Xbox One X
Saturday June 10, 2017 @02:06AM America's Five Biggest Tech Stocks Lost $97 Billion Friday
Saturday June 10, 2017 @01:04AM Why Does Microsoft Still Offer a 32-bit OS?
Saturday June 10, 2017 @01:01AM Microsoft To Shut Down Its Docs.com File-Sharing Site December 15
Friday June 09, 2017 @12:06AM Intel Fires Warning Shot At Qualcomm and Microsoft Over Windows 10 ARM Emulation
Thursday June 08, 2017 @02:49PM No Known Ransomware Works Against Windows 10 S, Says Microsoft
Thursday June 08, 2017 @01:54PM Malware Uses Obscure Intel CPU Feature To Steal Data and Avoid Firewalls
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @07:30PM Steve Ballmer Says Tech Firms Should Be As Accountable As NBA Teams
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:48PM WannaCry Exploit Could Infect Windows 10
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @10:44AM Kaspersky Files Antitrust Complaint Against Microsoft Over Disabling Its Antivirus Software
Monday June 05, 2017 @01:30PM Microsoft Leak Reveals New Windows 10 Workstation Edition For Power Users
Saturday June 03, 2017 @02:57PM Twitter Isn't Removing Enough Hate Speech, Complains The EU
Saturday June 03, 2017 @12:39AM Chinese 'Fireball' Malware Infects Nearly 250 Million Computers Worldwide
Friday June 02, 2017 @05:44PM Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Unveils World's Biggest Plane
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:09PM Microsoft Accidentally Released Internal Windows 10 Development Builds
Thursday June 01, 2017 @01:27PM Skype Announces Big Makeover Focused on Messaging and Social Sharing, But Will That Drive Its Popularity?
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @05:23PM Qualcomm, Microsoft Announce Snapdragon 835 PCs With Gigabit LTE
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @03:49PM Elon Musk Joins CEOs Calling For US To Stay in Paris Climate Deal
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @06:30PM Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, and Google Lobby Against Texas 'Bathroom' Bill
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @02:19PM Microsoft's Looking To Reboot Mobile with New Software and Hardware: Sources
Monday May 29, 2017 @11:20AM Get Real, Microsoft: If the New Surface Pro Is a Laptop, Bundle It With a Type Cover
Sunday May 28, 2017 @01:40AM Security Analyst Concludes Windows 10 Enterprise 'Tracks Too Much'
Saturday May 27, 2017 @10:43PM Even For Businesses, Chrome Is The Top Browser
Saturday May 27, 2017 @12:18AM Reid Hoffman, Bill Gates, Others Ante Up Another $30 Million To Change.org the World
Thursday May 25, 2017 @04:19PM Firefox Marketing Head Expresses Concerns Over Google's Apparent 'Only Be On Chrome' Push
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @05:36PM Windows Switch To Git Almost Complete: 8,500 Commits and 1,760 Builds Each Day
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @03:58PM Intel Drops Thunderbolt 3 Royalty, Adds CPU Integration and Works Closely With Microsoft
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @01:23PM Microsoft To Launch Its Netflix-Style Game Pass On June 1; Live Gold Subscribers Get Early Access
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @12:44PM Open19 Launches Open Hardware Project Targeting Edge Computing
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @10:05AM Microsoft's New Surface Pro Features Faster Intel Kaby Lake Processor, 13.5 Hours of Battery Life
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @09:52AM Microsoft Announces 'Windows 10 China Government Edition', Lets Country Use Its Own Encryption
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:57PM Microsoft Says a Chinese 'Gaming Service' Company Is Hacking Xbox Accounts
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:39PM Microsoft Wants To Use DNA For Cloud Data Storage
Saturday May 20, 2017 @04:16AM Almost All WannaCry Victims Were Running Windows 7
Friday May 19, 2017 @03:31PM Linux Distros Won't Run On Microsoft's Education-Focused Windows 10 S OS
Friday May 19, 2017 @02:11PM CIA Co-Developed 'Athena' Windows Malware With US Cyber Security Company, WikiLeaks Reveals
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:47PM Windows XP PCs Infected By WannaCry Can Be Decrypted Without Paying Ransom
Thursday May 18, 2017 @01:57PM 'WannaCry Makes an Easy Case For Linux'
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @06:00PM The Tech Sector Is Leaving the Rest of the US Economy In Its Dust
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @03:28PM Microsoft Commits $5 Million To 'Landmark' United Nations Technology Partnership
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @11:59AM Group Linked To NSA Spy Leaks Threatens Sale of New Tech Secrets
Monday May 15, 2017 @04:43PM Microsoft Job Posting Hints At VR MMO
Monday May 15, 2017 @03:39AM Slashdot Asks: In the Wake Of Ransomware Attacks, Should Tech Companies Change Policies To Support Older OSs Indefinitely?
Monday May 15, 2017 @12:59AM Microsoft Wants To Monitor Your Workplace With AI, Computer Vision and the Cloud
Sunday May 14, 2017 @09:37PM Microsoft Blasts Spy Agencies For Leaked Exploits Used By WanaDecrypt0r
Saturday May 13, 2017 @06:43PM Researchers Find New Version Of WanaDecrypt0r Ransomware Without A Kill Switch
Saturday May 13, 2017 @01:45PM As World Reacts To WanaDecrypt0r, Microsoft Issues Patch For Old Windows Systems
Saturday May 13, 2017 @05:16AM Microsoft Issues Patch For Old WinXP/Server2003 to Protect Against WanaDecrypt0r
Friday May 12, 2017 @08:34PM Microsoft Finally Bans SHA-1 Certificates In Its Browsers
Friday May 12, 2017 @01:47PM Microsoft Is Surprisingly Comfortable With Its New Place In a Mobile, Apple, and Android World
Friday May 12, 2017 @12:29AM New Windows Look and Feel, Neon, Is Officially the 'Microsoft Fluent Design System'
Friday May 12, 2017 @12:27AM Windows 10 On ARM Will Support x86 Apps From Outside the Store
Thursday May 11, 2017 @06:21PM Why Doesn't Harvard Want To Talk About Its Mystery Microsoft Azure Project?
Thursday May 11, 2017 @12:01PM Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, the Next Major Update To Desktop OS
Thursday May 11, 2017 @11:35AM Ubuntu Arrives in the Windows Store, Suse and Fedora Are Coming To the Windows Subsystem For Linux