Slashdot Items Tagged "software"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @04:42AM Microsoft Confirms It's Not Killing Off Paint After Outpouring of Support
Monday July 24, 2017 @06:34PM iOS 11 Will Prevent Your iPhone From Automatically Connecting To Unreliable Wi-Fi Networks
Monday July 24, 2017 @06:17PM Global Network of Labs Will Test Security of Medical Devices
Monday July 24, 2017 @09:51AM Microsoft Paint To Be Killed Off After 32 Years
Sunday July 23, 2017 @12:50PM Disastrous 'Pokemon Go' Event Leads To Mass Refunds
Thursday July 20, 2017 @05:39PM Sony Using Copyright Requests To Remove Leaked PS4 SDK From the Web
Thursday July 20, 2017 @05:28PM Ubuntu 16.10 Reaches End of Life
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @06:45PM Dadbot: How a Son Made a Chatbot of His Dying Dad
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @05:34PM Researchers Have Figured Out How To Fake News Video With AI
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @04:13PM Samsung's 'Bixby' Voice Assistant Finally Launches In US
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @10:38AM Avast Now Owns CCleaner After Acquiring Piriform
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @07:02PM Android Backdoor 'GhostCtrl' Can Silently Record Your Audio, Video and More
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @06:22PM Michigan Will Build 25 Self-Driving Trolleys In 2017
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @05:35PM Some OnePlus 5s Are Reportedly Rebooting After Dialing 911
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @04:39PM Flaw In IoT Security Cameras Leaves Millions of Devices Open To Hackers
Monday July 17, 2017 @08:03PM Exploit Derived From EternalSynergy Upgraded To Target Newer Windows Versions
Monday July 17, 2017 @05:26PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Developer Secrets That Could Sink Your Business?
Monday July 17, 2017 @05:06PM Facial Recognition Could Be Coming To Police Body Cameras
Monday July 17, 2017 @04:54PM Windows 10 Creators Upgrade Cuts Support For Some Intel PCs Early
Monday July 17, 2017 @04:09PM Man Blames Tesla Autopilot System For Rollover Crash, Then Recants
Monday July 17, 2017 @12:40PM 'Windows 10 Is Failing Us'
Monday July 17, 2017 @10:02AM Amazon May Unveil Its Own Messaging App
Sunday July 16, 2017 @09:04PM Microsoft Yanks Three Bad Patches Of Their Last Outlook Patch
Sunday July 16, 2017 @08:26PM Ask Slashdot: What Are The Lesser-Known Roles Of The IT Department?
Saturday July 15, 2017 @10:04PM Ask Slashdot: What Software (Or Hardware) Glitch Makes You Angry?
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @05:04PM Amazon May Give Developers Your Private Alexa Transcripts
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @04:35PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Read Code?
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @05:57PM We Need To Reboot the Culture of View Source
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @04:55PM 24 Cores and the Mouse Won't Move: Engineer Diagnoses Windows 10 Bug
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @04:47PM Kaspersky Lab Has Been Working With Russian Intelligence
Monday July 10, 2017 @04:02PM Ubuntu Is Now Available On the Windows Store
Monday July 10, 2017 @03:41PM The Oculus Rift Still Isn't Selling, In a Worrying Sign For VR
Monday July 10, 2017 @01:44PM Nokia 'Regrets' Withings Health App Backlash
Monday July 10, 2017 @10:06AM Microsoft Will Sell Office, Windows as a Bundle
Thursday July 06, 2017 @04:12PM 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
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @07:41PM Google May Face Another Record EU Fine, This Time Over Android
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @07:27PM OpenBSD Will Get Unique Kernels On Each Reboot
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @05:48PM Linux Is Not As Safe As You Think
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @05:28PM Petya Ransomware Authors Demand $250,000 In First Public Statement Since Attack
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @05:19PM Slashdot Asks: Your Favorite Ride-Sharing App?
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @11:49AM EU Parliament Calls For Longer Lifetime For Products
Monday July 03, 2017 @04:16PM Apple Tests 3-D Face Scanning To Unlock Next iPhone: Bloomberg
Thursday June 29, 2017 @06:42PM Artificially Intelligent Painters Invent New Styles of Art
Thursday June 29, 2017 @05:41PM Google Photos 3.0 Released, Bringing Smarter Sharing, Suggestions and Shared Libraries
Thursday June 29, 2017 @04:32PM System76 Unveils Its Own Ubuntu-Based Linux Distribution Called 'Pop!_OS'
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @07:53PM How Silicon Valley Pushed Coding Into American Classrooms
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @07:27PM WikiLeaks Dump Reveals CIA Malware For Tracking Windows Devices Via WiFi Networks
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @06:00PM London Metropolitan Police's 18,000 Windows XP PCs Is a Disaster Waiting To Happen
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @10:38PM Britain's Newest Warship Runs Windows XP, Raising Cyber Attack Fears
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @06:11PM Petya Ransomware Outbreak Originated In Ukraine Via Tainted Accounting Software
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:50PM Police Use Lyft As 'Trojan Horse' To Capture Suspect In Murder of Tech CEO
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:23PM Microsoft Bringing EMET Back As a Built-In Part of Windows 10
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @03:59PM The App Economy Will Be Worth $6 Trillion in Five Years
Monday June 26, 2017 @06:12PM Google Home Is 6 Times More Likely To Answer Your Question Than Amazon Alexa
Monday June 26, 2017 @05:05PM 'Infarm' Startup Wants To Put a Farm In Every Grocery Store
Friday June 23, 2017 @09:50PM Obama Authorized a Secret Cyber Operation Against Russia, Says Report
Friday June 23, 2017 @08:32PM Western Tech Firms Bow To Russian Demands To Share Cyber Secrets
Friday June 23, 2017 @03:43PM WikiLeaks Doc Dump Reveals CIA Tools For Hacking Air-Gapped PCs
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:40PM The US Government Wants To Permanently Legalize the Right To Repair
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @06:17PM Microsoft Admits Disabling Anti-Virus Software For Windows 10 Users
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @06:07PM Curiosity Rover Decides, By Itself, What To Investigate On Mars
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @05:15PM Ask Slashdot: Best Way To Isolate a Network And Allow Data Transfer?
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @05:07PM NSA Opens GitHub Account, Lists 32 Projects Developed By the Agency
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @02:00PM Snapchat's New Snap Map Lets You Share Your Location With Friends
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:35PM Opus 1.2 Released
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:05PM Google Launches Its AI-Powered Jobs Search Engine
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:36PM Uber Finally Adds a Tipping Option To Its App
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:17PM Driver Killed In a Tesla Crash Using Autopilot Ignored At Least 7 Safety Warnings
Monday June 19, 2017 @06:16PM The Behind-the-Scenes Changes Found In MacOS High Sierra
Monday June 19, 2017 @05:15PM Microsoft Now Lets Surface Laptop Owners Revert Back To Windows 10 S
Sunday June 18, 2017 @03:06PM Community Ports 'Visual Studio Code' To Chromebooks, Raspberry Pi
Saturday June 17, 2017 @11:15AM Announcing 'build', Auto-Configuration In 1000 Lines Of Makefile
Saturday June 17, 2017 @12:58AM What Happens When Software Companies Are Liable For Security Vulnerabilities?
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:37PM Microsoft's AI Is the First to Reach a Perfect Ms. Pac-Man Score
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:22PM You Can Hack Some Mazda Cars With a USB Flash Drive
Friday June 16, 2017 @04:12PM Samsung's Bixby Voice Assistant Is Finally Coming to the US -- But Only As a Preview
Friday June 16, 2017 @12:49PM The Size of iPhone's Top Apps Has Increased by 1,000% in Four Years
Thursday June 15, 2017 @04:34PM GTA V Flooded With Negative Reviews On Steam After OpenIV Modding Tool Shuts Down
Thursday June 15, 2017 @11:11AM Vivaldi 1.10 Released
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @06:38PM Facebook Built an AI System That Learned To Lie To Get What It Wants
Monday June 12, 2017 @06:16PM Report Reveals In-App Purchase Scams In the App Store
Monday June 12, 2017 @04:35PM US Banks Launching Answer To Peer-To-Peer Payment App Venmo
Saturday June 10, 2017 @01:34PM New iOS 11 Settings Will Stop Apps From Tracking Your Location
Friday June 09, 2017 @05:12PM App Store Now Requires Developers To Use Official API To Request App Ratings, Disallows Custom Prompts
Friday June 09, 2017 @04:46PM DARPA Funds Development of New Type of Processor
Friday June 09, 2017 @04:32PM Japan To Launch Self-Navigating Cargo Ships 'By 2025'
Friday June 09, 2017 @03:29PM Home Blood Pressure Monitors Are Wrong 70 Percent of the Time, Says Study
Friday June 09, 2017 @02:17PM Pepe Is Banned From the Apple App Store
Friday June 09, 2017 @10:01AM Skype Retires Older Apps for Windows, Linux
Thursday June 08, 2017 @08:25PM Ask Slashdot: What Is Your View On Sloot Compression?
Thursday June 08, 2017 @05:28PM Google Launches Android O Developer Preview 3 With Final APIs
Thursday June 08, 2017 @04:42PM Boeing Studies Planes Without Pilots, Plans Experiments Next Year
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @08:07PM Facebook Wants To Spy On People Using Their Phone's Camera and Analyze Facial Emotions
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:14PM Airbnb Announces Its Plan To House 100,000 People In Need
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @01:38AM Apple To Phase Out 32-Bit Mac Apps Starting In January 2018
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @05:44PM Apple Adds Support For FLAC Lossless Audio In iOS 11
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @05:32PM Apple 'Error 53' Sting Operation Caught Staff Misleading Customers, Court Documents Allege
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:32PM Ask Slashdot: How Do News Organizations Keep Track of So Much Information?
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:18PM Ask Slashdot: How Do News Organizations Keep Track Of So Much Information?
Monday June 05, 2017 @09:04PM Why Women Devs Are Hard To Recruit and Even Harder To Keep
Monday June 05, 2017 @04:52PM Apple Announces Native HEVC Support In MacOS High Sierra and iOS 11
Monday June 05, 2017 @04:35PM Apple's New iOS File Manager Coming This Fall As Part of iOS 11
Monday June 05, 2017 @02:32PM Apple Unveils What's Next For macOS Desktop OS: High Sierra
Monday June 05, 2017 @01:30PM Microsoft Leak Reveals New Windows 10 Workstation Edition For Power Users
Saturday June 03, 2017 @09:13PM When Sentencing Criminals, Should Judges Use Closed-Source Algorithms?
Friday June 02, 2017 @06:39PM CIA Malware Can Switch Clean Files With Malware When You Download Them Via SMB
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:09PM Microsoft Accidentally Released Internal Windows 10 Development Builds
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:59PM Germany Detects Emissions Cheat Software In Audi Models
Thursday June 01, 2017 @11:19AM App Store Earnings For Developers Exceed $70 Billion; App Downloads Up 70% YoY
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @06:05PM Amazon Is Refunding Up To $70 Million In-App Purchases Made By Kids
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:32PM Apple Is Manufacturing a Siri Speaker To Compete Against Google Home, Amazon Echo
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:18PM Technology Is Making the World More Unequal; Only Technology Can Fix This
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:24PM Google Chrome Bug Lets Sites Record Audio and Video Without a Visual Indicator
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @03:54PM Windows XP Computers Were Mostly Immune To WannaCry
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @03:43PM Uber Fires Executive Accused of Stealing Google's Self-Driving Car Secrets
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @02:19PM Microsoft's Looking To Reboot Mobile with New Software and Hardware: Sources
Sunday May 28, 2017 @05:22PM Malicious Apps Brought Ad-Clicking 'Judy' Malware To Millions Of Android Phones
Saturday May 27, 2017 @07:50PM Opera Says Their iOS Updates Are Still Coming - Just Slowly
Friday May 26, 2017 @06:21PM After 10 Years FileZilla Adds Support for Master Password That Encrypts Logins
Friday May 26, 2017 @06:18PM Facebook Bans Sale of Piracy-Enabling Set-Top Boxes
Friday May 26, 2017 @05:06PM A New Amiga Arrives On the Scene -- the A-EON Amiga X5000
Friday May 26, 2017 @04:39PM Apple Is Working On a Dedicated Chip To Power AI On Devices
Thursday May 25, 2017 @07:54PM Messenger App Kik Debuts Its Own Digital Currency
Thursday May 25, 2017 @04:52PM T-Mobile's 'Digits' Program Revamps the Phone Number
Thursday May 25, 2017 @04:42PM Devuan Jessie 1.0 Officially Released
Thursday May 25, 2017 @11:47AM And Now, a Brief Definition of the Web
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 @05:03PM Vermont DMV Caught Using Illegal Facial Recognition Program
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @04:28PM Robot Police Officer Goes On Duty In Dubai
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @09:42PM DEFCON Conference To Target Voting Machines
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @05:16PM Uber Plans Millions In Back Pay After Shorting NYC Drivers
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @04:01PM DJI Threatens To 'Brick' Its Copters Unless Owners Agree To Share Their Details
Monday May 22, 2017 @10:29AM Hackers Hit Russian Bank Customers, Planned International Cyber Raids
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:23PM Robots Could Wipe Out Another 6 Million Retail Jobs
Thursday May 18, 2017 @11:39PM ReactOS 0.4.5 Released
Thursday May 18, 2017 @04:22PM Google Launches Google Assistant On the iPhone
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:47PM Windows XP PCs Infected By WannaCry Can Be Decrypted Without Paying Ransom
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @06:10PM Amazon Refreshes Fire 7 and Fire HD 8 Tablets
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @05:34PM Google Home Gets Notifications, Hands-Free Calling, a TV Interface and More
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @04:39PM Android Now Supports the Kotlin Programming Language
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @01:15PM Google's Android Now Powers More Than 2 Billion Devices
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @11:26AM Software Is Eating the World, But AI Is Going To Eat Software, Nvidia CEO Says
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @10:45PM AMD Unveils 'EPYC' Server CPUs, Ryzen Mobile, Threadripper CPU and Radeon Vega Frontier Edition GPU
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @08:53PM Apple Receives Patents For Bezel-Free Display, Touch ID Button Embedded In Screen
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @04:33PM HTC Launches 'U11' Squeezable Smartphone With Snapdragon 835 CPU, No Headphone Jack
Monday May 15, 2017 @10:50PM WikiLeaks Dump Reveals CIA Malware That Can Sabotage User Software
Monday May 15, 2017 @06:29PM ZeniMax Is Suing Samsung After Winning Its Case Against Oculus
Monday May 15, 2017 @04:02PM Should You Leave Google Chrome For the Opera Browser?
Monday May 15, 2017 @07:57AM Google Owns the Classroom
Saturday May 13, 2017 @03:03AM Wana Decryptor Ransomware Using NSA Exploit Leaked By Shadow Brokers To Spread Ransomware Worldwide
Saturday May 13, 2017 @12:55AM Google's 'Project Treble' Could Lead To Faster Android Updates
Friday May 12, 2017 @04:24PM China Is On Track To Fully Phase Out Cash
Friday May 12, 2017 @02:25PM Google Maps Now Uses Street View To Show You Exactly Where To Make Turns
Friday May 12, 2017 @01:06PM Fiat Chrysler Recalls 1.3 Million Ram Pickups For Fatal Software Problem
Thursday May 11, 2017 @06:21PM Why Doesn't Harvard Want To Talk About Its Mystery Microsoft Azure Project?
Thursday May 11, 2017 @05:43PM Apple Watch Can Detect An Abnormal Heart Rhythm With 97 Percent Accuracy, UCSF Study Says
Thursday May 11, 2017 @05:17PM Star Trek Bridge Crew Gets IBM Watson-Powered Voice Commands
Thursday May 11, 2017 @04:56PM Windows 10 On ARM Will Support x86 Apps From Outside the Store
Thursday May 11, 2017 @04:10PM New Windows Look and Feel, Neon, Is Officially the 'Microsoft Fluent Design System'
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @06:06PM Zillow Faces Lawsuit Over 'Zestimate' Tool That Calculates a House's Worth
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @05:52PM NVIDIA Unveils Tesla V100 AI Accelerator Powered By 5120 CUDA Core Volta GPU
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @05:18PM Azure Goes Database Crazy With One New NoSQL, Two New SQL Services
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @11:48PM The Intelligent Intersection Could Banish Traffic Lights Forever
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @07:32PM Apple Becomes First US Company To Top $800 Billion Value
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @05:17PM Microsoft Thinks USB-C Isn't Ready For the Mainstream
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @04:19PM Only 36 Percent of Indian Engineers Can Write Compilable Code, Says Study
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @12:21AM Chinese Startup Infervision Emerges From Stealth With An AI Tool For Diagnosing Lung Cancer
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @12:12AM Mac Users Installing Popular DVD Ripper Get Nasty Backdoor Instead
Monday May 08, 2017 @06:34PM Chrome For Android Now Lets You Save Web Pages For Reading Later
Monday May 08, 2017 @06:01PM Researchers Create Touchpads With a Can of Spray Paint
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:28PM Google Researchers Find Wormable 'Crazy Bad' Windows Exploit
Friday May 05, 2017 @10:37PM Amazon Leak Exposes Echo AI Device With Touch Display and FireOS
Friday May 05, 2017 @07:39PM The Parts of America Most Susceptible To Automation
Friday May 05, 2017 @05:50PM BlackBerry KeyOne Review By The Verge: Part Productivity, Part Nostalgia
Friday May 05, 2017 @05:13PM 10 Percent of Harvard's Popular 'Introduction To Computer Science' Class Accused of Cheating
Friday May 05, 2017 @04:15PM Walmart Wants To Put Sensors On Everything So It Can Automatically Order You Stuff
Friday May 05, 2017 @04:07PM Cop Fakes Body Cam Footage, Prosecutors Drop Drug Charges
Friday May 05, 2017 @02:09AM Justice Department Opens Criminal Probe Into Uber
Thursday May 04, 2017 @06:57PM The World Video Game Hall of Fame 2017 Inductees
Thursday May 04, 2017 @04:08PM Google Releases DIY Open Source Raspberry Pi Voice Kit Hardware
Thursday May 04, 2017 @02:25PM User Expresses Privacy Concerns After Software Update Replaces Default Phone App
Thursday May 04, 2017 @01:03PM 'This Isn't AI'
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @06:12PM 'First Pirated Ultra HD Blu-Ray Disk' Appears Online
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @05:06PM Court Rules In 'Sextortion' Case That Phone PINs Are Not Protected By Fifth Amendment
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @03:58PM China Makes Quantum Leap In Developing Quantum Computer
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @01:12AM Surface Laptop Can Be Switched To Windows 10 Pro For Free Until 2018
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @11:16PM You Can't Change the Default Browser or Switch To Google Search In Windows 10 S
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @06:21PM Microsoft Is Bringing Office to the Windows Store
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @04:20PM Supercomputers Assist In Search For New, Better Cancer Drugs
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @03:41PM Apple AirPods Customers 'Satisfied' With the Product
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @09:23AM India's Infosys To Hire 10,000 American Workers After Trump Criticism
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @12:33AM Microsoft's Surface Laptop With Windows 10 S Leaks Ahead of New York Unveil
Monday May 01, 2017 @05:27PM Computer Scientists Have Created the Most Accurate Digital Model of a Human Face
Monday May 01, 2017 @03:57PM Modern 'Hackintoshes' Show That Apple Should Probably Just Build a Mac Tower
Monday May 01, 2017 @10:52AM UEFI Secure Boot Booted From Debian 9 'Stretch'
Sunday April 30, 2017 @02:49PM Massive Tinder Photo Scrape Has Users Upset
Saturday April 29, 2017 @06:21PM Developer Shares A Recoverable Container Format That's File System Agnostic
Friday April 28, 2017 @05:55PM Airbnb Gives In To Regulator's Demand To Test For Racial Discrimination By Hosts
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:48PM Apple, Tesla Ask California To Change Its Proposed Policies On Self-Driving Car Testing