Slashdot Items Tagged "microsoft"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @12:03PM Microsoft Blames Layoffs For Drop In Female Employees
Saturday November 21, 2015 @01:10AM Happy 30th Birthday, Windows!
Thursday November 19, 2015 @10:15AM Microsoft To Provide New Encryption Algorithm For the Healthcare Sector
Wednesday November 18, 2015 @12:33AM Microsoft Invests $1 Billion In 'Holistic' Security Strategy
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @12:52PM Microsoft's Plan To Port Android Apps To Windows Proves Too Complex
Monday November 16, 2015 @07:24AM Microsoft Kills Off Zune Music Service
Sunday November 15, 2015 @12:29PM Police Body Cameras Come With Pre-Installed Malware
Saturday November 14, 2015 @03:21AM Microsoft Open Sources Its Machine Learning Toolkit
Thursday November 12, 2015 @01:04AM Apple CEO Tim Cook: "Microsoft Surface Book Tries Too Hard To Do Too Much"
Thursday November 05, 2015 @06:32PM Microsoft Follows Mozilla In Considering Early Ban On SHA-1 Certificates
Thursday November 05, 2015 @12:29AM Latest EMET Bypass Targets WoW64 Windows Subsystem
Wednesday November 04, 2015 @01:05PM Red Hat and Microsoft Partner On Azure
Friday October 30, 2015 @12:19AM Batman Demands 12GB RAM For Windows 10
Thursday October 29, 2015 @07:28PM Apple Usurps Oracle As the Biggest Threat To PC Security
Thursday October 29, 2015 @12:22AM MySQL Servers Hijacked With Malware To Perform DDoS Attacks
Monday October 26, 2015 @01:00PM InFocus's New Kangaroo: a Screenless $99 Windows 10 Portable PC
Thursday October 22, 2015 @10:00AM Microsoft To Pay Up To $15K For Bugs In Two Visual Studio Tools
Wednesday October 21, 2015 @11:31PM Microsoft Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book Reviews
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @11:29PM Microsoft Publishes OpenSSH For Windows Code
Sunday October 18, 2015 @02:25PM Deja Vu: Microsoft's 2015 Surface Book Ad and Apple's 2014 'Your Verse' iPad Ad
Saturday October 17, 2015 @11:44PM Google Drops Desktop Voice Search In Chrome
Saturday October 17, 2015 @11:44PM Browser Tests Show Edge Fastest, But Weak On Standards
Thursday October 15, 2015 @05:32PM Windows 10 Upgrades Are Being Forced On Some Users
Wednesday October 14, 2015 @11:27PM FBI and Join UK Against Forces Against Spread of Dridex Banking Malware
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:07PM New Flash Vulnerability Being Exploited In the Wild
Sunday October 11, 2015 @11:30PM Kaspersky Fixes Bug That Allowed Attackers To Block Windows Update & Others
Wednesday October 07, 2015 @11:41PM Researchers Unable To Replicate Findings of Published Economics Studies
Wednesday October 07, 2015 @11:40PM Microsoft Claims 110M Devices Now Run Windows 10
Wednesday October 07, 2015 @09:40PM Microsoft and Tesla Build Adaptable, Long-life Battery That Predicts Usage
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @11:20PM Why Is RAM Suddenly So Cheap? It Might Be Windows
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @11:19PM Windows Phone Store Increasingly Targeted With Fake Mobile Apps
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @12:06PM International Exploit Kit Angler Thwarted By Cisco Security Team
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @12:04PM From Microsoft, HoloLens VR Dev Kit, New Phones, Continuum
Monday October 05, 2015 @11:32PM CodeWeavers To Release CrossOver For Android To Run Windows Programs
Monday October 05, 2015 @05:31PM Software Defined Smart Battery Arrays Extend Laptop Life
Saturday October 03, 2015 @01:06AM Office 2016 Proving Unstable With Apple's El Capitan
Friday October 02, 2015 @02:15PM Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 Is Shipping
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @11:30PM 500 Million Users At Risk of Compromise Via Unpatched WinRAR Bug
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @11:27PM Nerves Rattled By Highly Suspicious Windows Update Delivered Worldwide
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @08:14PM Google and Microsoft Agree To Stand Down In Patent Wars
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @11:37PM Newly Found TrueCrypt Flaw Allows Full System Compromise
Monday September 28, 2015 @11:29PM Ditch Linux For Windows 10 On Your Raspberry Pi With Microsoft's IoT Kit
Sunday September 27, 2015 @12:15PM Ask Slashdot: Make Windows Update Install Only Security Updates Automatically?
Sunday September 27, 2015 @12:23AM Recalc Or Die: Excel 1.0 Developers Celebrate Their Baby's 30th Birthday
Saturday September 26, 2015 @11:53AM How To Clean the Cruft Left By a Windows 10 Upgrade
Thursday September 24, 2015 @12:11PM Fable Legends DX12 Benchmark Stressing High End GPUs
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @11:34PM Lenovo Collects Usage Data On ThinkPad, ThinkCentre and ThinkStation PCs
Sunday September 20, 2015 @11:36PM Skype For Microsoft Edge Will Work From the Browser, No Plug-Ins Required
Sunday September 20, 2015 @12:06PM Microsoft and Others Mean Stiff Competition For Apple iPad Pro
Thursday September 17, 2015 @11:43PM Microsoft's Satya Nadella Shown Up By Confused Cortana Assistant
Thursday September 17, 2015 @01:19PM What's In Your Hand? This Malware Knows
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @09:49PM Microsoft Backports Start Menu To Windows RT
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @12:34PM When Does Software Start Becoming Malware?
Monday September 14, 2015 @10:40PM Microsoft Signs Renewed Cybersecurity Agreement With NATO
Sunday September 13, 2015 @05:07PM Microsoft Resurrects the Title of President
Friday September 11, 2015 @05:07PM Benchmark Battle, September 2015: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Thursday September 10, 2015 @01:15PM Microsoft Is Downloading Windows 10 Without Asking
Wednesday September 09, 2015 @11:34PM Microsoft, Dell Aim To Sell Surfaces To Businesses
Wednesday September 09, 2015 @02:02PM Microsoft Announces VP9 Support For Edge
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @01:32PM Ask Slashdot: What Windows-Only Apps Would You Most Like To See On Linux?
Monday September 07, 2015 @10:51PM Xbox One Launch Woes Were Preventable, Next Console Likely Digital Download Only
Monday September 07, 2015 @10:51PM Windows Telemetry Rolls Out
Monday September 07, 2015 @08:18PM Law Professor: Tech Companies Are Our Best Hope At Resisting Surveillance
Sunday September 06, 2015 @12:49PM Microsoft Killing Off Nokia's Windows Phone Apps
Thursday September 03, 2015 @11:41AM FTC: Machinima Took Secret Cash To Shill Xbox One
Wednesday September 02, 2015 @12:29PM Shifu Banking Trojan Has an Antivirus Feature To Keep Other Malware At Bay
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @12:49PM Windows 10 Grabs 5.21% Market Share, Passing Windows Vista and Windows 8
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @12:02AM The Long Reach of Windows 95
Sunday August 30, 2015 @05:44PM NSF Makes It Rain: $722K Award To Evaluate Microsoft-Backed TEALS
Saturday August 29, 2015 @11:58PM Abusing Symbolic Links Like It's 1999
Saturday August 29, 2015 @07:35AM A Courtroom Victory For Microsoft In Cellphone-Related Patent Suit
Friday August 28, 2015 @11:45PM Microsoft Builds Open-Source Browser Using HTML, JavaScript, and CSS
Thursday August 27, 2015 @01:02PM Since-Pulled Cyanogen Update For Oneplus Changes Default Home Page To Bing
Wednesday August 26, 2015 @11:28PM How To Keep Microsoft's Nose Out of Your Personal Data In Windows 10
Wednesday August 26, 2015 @01:29PM Oakland Changes License Plate Reader Policy After Filling 80GB Hard Drive
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @12:48PM Microsoft Researchers Generate 3D Models From Ordinary Smartphones
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @08:20AM Skylake Has a Voice DSP and Listens To Your Commands
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @12:08AM A Breakdown of the Windows 10 Privacy Policy
Sunday August 23, 2015 @08:50AM Underground Piracy Sites Want To Block Windows 10 Users
Sunday August 23, 2015 @08:43AM Windows 95 Turns 20
Sunday August 23, 2015 @12:41AM COBOL Comes To Visual Studio 2015
Friday August 21, 2015 @05:22PM Amazon Work-Life Balance Defender: Prior Employer Nearly Killed Me and My Team
Friday August 21, 2015 @12:36PM City of Munich Struggling With Basic Linux Functionality
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @12:45PM Italian City To Dump OpenOffice For Microsoft After Four Years
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @11:12PM Microsoft Patches Remote Code Execution Hole for Internet Explorer
Monday August 17, 2015 @01:39PM Virginia Ditches 'America's Worst Voting Machines'
Friday August 14, 2015 @01:10PM Former Employees Accuse Kaspersky Lab of Faking Malware
Friday August 14, 2015 @01:07PM Windows 10 still 'phones home' with data in spite of privacy settings
Friday August 14, 2015 @01:06PM Former Employees Accuse Kaspersky Lab of Faking Malware
Friday August 14, 2015 @12:13PM How Microsoft Built, and Is Still Building, Windows 10
Wednesday August 12, 2015 @12:06PM Broken Windows 10 Update Causes Reboot Loops For Some Users
Wednesday August 12, 2015 @12:05PM Lenovo Installed Software On Laptops That Persisted After Complete Wipes
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @01:38PM Microsoft Releases Windows 10 IoT Core For Small, Embedded Devices
Monday August 10, 2015 @09:17PM Microsoft Creates an AI That Can Spot a Joke In a New Yorker Cartoon
Monday August 10, 2015 @07:07AM Cortana Can Now Replace Google Now On Android Devices
Sunday August 09, 2015 @01:02PM Windows 10 RSAT, Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 3 Coming This Month
Sunday August 09, 2015 @06:21AM Windows 10's Privacy Policy: the New Normal?
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @07:25PM Compiling to JavaScript: TypeScript vs. Haxe
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @11:08AM Behind the Microsoft Write-Off of Nokia
Monday August 03, 2015 @12:30PM Microsoft Creates a Quantum Computer-Proof Version of TLS Encryption Protocol
Saturday August 01, 2015 @11:39AM Microsoft Taps PBS To Advance Its National Talent Strategy With 'Code Trip'
Saturday August 01, 2015 @10:17AM Windows 10 Upgrade Strategies, Pitfalls and Fixes As MSFT Servers Are Hit Hard
Friday July 31, 2015 @10:35AM The Weird History of the Microsoft Windows Start Button
Friday July 31, 2015 @10:23AM Mozilla CEO: Windows 10 Strips User Choice For Browsers and Other Software
Thursday July 30, 2015 @12:03PM Windows 10 App For Xbox One Could Render Steam Machines Useless
Thursday July 30, 2015 @09:45AM A Naysayer's Take On Windows 10: Potential Privacy Mess, and Worse
Thursday July 30, 2015 @12:40AM Microsoft Edge On Windows 10: the Browser That Will Finally Kill IE
Wednesday July 29, 2015 @02:12PM Windows 10 Launches
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @01:52PM .NET 4.6 Optimizer Bug Causes Methods To Get Wrong Parameters
Sunday July 26, 2015 @11:34PM Windows 10's Automatic Updates For NVidia Drivers Causing Trouble
Sunday July 26, 2015 @01:27PM Senate Passes 'No Microsoft National Talent Strategy Goal Left Behind Act'
Thursday July 23, 2015 @11:46AM Melinda Gates: Facebook Engineers Have Solved One of Education's Biggest Problem
Thursday July 23, 2015 @11:45AM Experiment: Installing Windows 10 On a 7-Year-Old Acer Aspire One
Thursday July 23, 2015 @07:52AM Experiment: Installing Windows 10 On a 7-Year-Old Acer Aspire One
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:27PM Game About Killing Poachers Vies For Top Prize In Microsoft Student Tech Contest
Monday July 20, 2015 @12:33PM Microsoft Officially Releases Visual Studio 2015 and .NET 4.6
Sunday July 19, 2015 @11:30PM Windows 10 Will Have Screen Recording Tool
Friday July 17, 2015 @05:04PM A Quick Leak, As Microsoft Tests the Waters For Cortana On Android
Friday July 17, 2015 @01:32PM Windows 10 Home Updates To Be Automatic and Mandatory
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @02:50PM Multiple Sources Confirm Windows 10 has Reached RTM
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @11:36AM Future Microsoft Devices Will Take Cues From the Surface Tablet
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @11:46AM For Microsoft, Windows 10 Charity Begins At Home
Monday July 13, 2015 @04:11PM Microsoft Temporarily Suspends Availability of Windows 10 Builds
Sunday July 12, 2015 @12:40AM Well-Played: Microsoft Parlays NSF Video 'Remake' Into National CS K-12 Crisis
Friday July 10, 2015 @04:32AM Hacker Group That Hit Twitter, Facebook, Apple and Microsoft Intensifies Attacks
Friday July 10, 2015 @12:21AM French Government IT Directorate Supports ODF, Rejects OOXML
Thursday July 09, 2015 @10:08AM Microsoft Offers Washington a Bargain: More State Taxes, For More Education
Wednesday July 08, 2015 @10:32PM Hacking Team Breach Leaks Zero-Days, Renews Fight To Regulate Cyberweapons
Wednesday July 08, 2015 @05:20PM Microsoft Thanked For Its "Significant Financial Donation" To OpenBSD Foundation
Wednesday July 08, 2015 @12:12PM Microsoft To Cut 7,800 More Jobs, Take $7.6 Billion Writedown On Nokia
Monday July 06, 2015 @11:46AM Chilling Effect of the Wassenaar Arrangement On Exploit Research
Monday July 06, 2015 @11:29AM First Windows 10 RTM candidate is build 10176
Monday July 06, 2015 @11:28AM First Windows 10 RTM Candidate Appears
Sunday July 05, 2015 @01:01AM Microsoft Edge, HTML5, and DRM
Thursday July 02, 2015 @02:58PM Microsoft Research Open Sources WorldWide Telescope
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @11:29PM Windows 10 Shares Your Wi-Fi Password With Contacts
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @01:26PM Microsoft To Launch Minecraft Education Portal For Teachers
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @11:43AM People Are Obtaining Windows 7 Licenses For the Free Windows 10 Upgrade
Monday June 29, 2015 @12:28AM New Leaked Build Is Evidence That Windows 10 Will Be Ready By July 29
Sunday June 28, 2015 @12:42AM Ask Slashdot: Are Post-Install Windows Slowdowns Inevitable?
Saturday June 27, 2015 @09:27AM Samsung To Stop Blocking Automatic Windows Updates
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @11:41PM Security Researcher Drops 15 Vulnerabilities for Windows and Adobe Reader
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @02:10PM Microsoft Brings Office To Android Smartphones For Free
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @11:30PM HP Researchers Disclose Details of Internet Explorer Zero Day
Monday June 22, 2015 @11:44PM The US Navy's Warfare Systems Command Just Paid Millions To Stay On Windows XP
Monday June 22, 2015 @11:37PM Cyberattack Grounds Planes In Poland
Monday June 22, 2015 @07:53PM Microsoft Attempts To Clarify the Windows 10 For Everyone Rumor
Sunday June 21, 2015 @11:29PM The Unintended Consequences of Free Windows 10 For Everyone
Saturday June 20, 2015 @12:44AM The Tools Don't Get You the Job
Thursday June 18, 2015 @11:30PM Is Microsoft's .NET Ecosystem On the Decline?
Thursday June 18, 2015 @05:07PM E3 2015: A Lot of Nostalgia For Old Games
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @06:56AM Microsoft Announces Customizable Xbox Elite Wireless Controller
Monday June 15, 2015 @02:29PM Microsoft Announces Xbox One Backward Compatibility
Sunday June 14, 2015 @12:51AM Toshiba Introduces a Cortana Keyboard Button For Windows 10
Saturday June 13, 2015 @04:10PM Surface Pro 3 Handily Outperforms iPad Air 2 and Nexus 9
Saturday June 13, 2015 @09:31AM Sony and Microsoft's Failed Releases Since E3 2014
Friday June 12, 2015 @11:23PM Toshiba introduces a Cortana keyboard button for Windows 10
Friday June 12, 2015 @06:34PM Microsoft's Skype Drops Modern App In Favour of Old-Fashioned Win32 App
Friday June 12, 2015 @06:54AM Microsoft Research Paper Considers Serving Web-ads From Localhost
Thursday June 11, 2015 @05:17PM Oculus Announces Partnership With Microsoft
Thursday June 11, 2015 @11:54AM Ask Toolbar Now Considered Malware By Microsoft
Thursday June 11, 2015 @11:53AM WA Gov. Sides With Microsoft: Philanthropy-Funded K-12 CS Education Now the Law
Wednesday June 10, 2015 @10:55PM Kaspersky Lab Reveals Cyberattack On Its Corporate Network
Wednesday June 10, 2015 @10:55PM Microsoft Manufacturing Surface Hub In the US
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @01:30PM Ask Slashdot: Should We Expect Attacks When Windows 2003 Support Ends?
Monday June 08, 2015 @11:54PM Report: Evidence of Healthcare Breaches Lurks On Infected Medical Devices
Monday June 08, 2015 @02:45PM Microsoft Will Help Iowa Caucuses Go High-Tech
Sunday June 07, 2015 @11:22PM Microsoft Tries To Guess Relatives With "Twins or Not"
Saturday June 06, 2015 @01:41AM Microsoft Lets EU Governments Inspect Source Code For Security Issues
Thursday June 04, 2015 @01:35PM Microsoft To Release Low-Cost Windows 10 With Bing Branding
Thursday June 04, 2015 @12:04AM Features That Windows 10 Will Deprecate
Wednesday June 03, 2015 @08:41PM Microsoft Hasn't Given Up On the Non-Smart Phones It Inherited From Nokia
Wednesday June 03, 2015 @01:42PM Typing 'http://:' Into a Skype Message Trashes the Installation Beyond Repair
Monday June 01, 2015 @06:40AM Windows 10 RTM In 6 Weeks
Sunday May 31, 2015 @12:06PM MinGW and MSVCRT Conflict Causes Floating-Point Value Corruption
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @12:48PM Microsoft Edge To Support Dolby Audio
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @11:20PM Why PowerPoint Should Be Banned
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @11:47AM Attackers Use Email Spam To Infect Point-of-Sale Terminals
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @11:46AM Latest Vector To Attack Point-of-Sale Terminals: Email
Monday May 25, 2015 @11:39AM Microsoft Tries Another Icon Theme For Windows 10
Monday May 25, 2015 @12:06AM Microsoft Reportedly May Acquire BlackBerry
Saturday May 23, 2015 @01:21AM 25 Years today - Windows 3.0
Saturday May 23, 2015 @12:32AM 25 Years Today - Windows 3.0
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @12:36PM Learn About The Technology Education And Literacy in Schools Program (Video #2)
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @01:11PM Learn About The Technology Education And Literacy in Schools Program (Video)
Monday May 18, 2015 @10:17PM Microsoft To Teachers: Using Pens and Paper Not Fair To Students
Sunday May 17, 2015 @04:46PM Microsoft Study Finds Technology Hurting Attention Spans
Sunday May 17, 2015 @12:39PM How Windows 10 Performs On a 12-inch MacBook
Sunday May 17, 2015 @12:20PM How Windows 10 Performs On a 12-inch MacBook
Saturday May 16, 2015 @01:55PM Microsoft Confirms It Won't Offer Free Windows 10 Upgrades To Pirates
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @12:20PM Microsoft Is Confident In Security of Edge Browser
Monday May 11, 2015 @10:41PM Windows 10 the Last Version of Windows? Not So Fast.
Monday May 11, 2015 @05:15PM Microsoft Invests In Undersea Cable Projects
Friday May 08, 2015 @07:25PM What Might Have Happened To Windows Media Center
Friday May 08, 2015 @12:59PM Future Holds Large Updates Instead of Stand-Alone Windows Releases
Thursday May 07, 2015 @06:33AM Microsoft Releases PowerShell DSC For Linux
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @11:32PM Self-Destructing Virus Kills Off PCs
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @11:06AM Single Verizon IP Address Used For Hundreds of Windows 7 Activations
Monday May 04, 2015 @11:38PM Maritime Cybersecurity Firm: 37% of Microsoft Servers On Ships Are Vulnerable
Monday May 04, 2015 @11:40AM Microsoft Office 2016 Public Preview Released