Slashdot Items Tagged "software"

Date / Time Story
Thursday August 27, 2015 @02:18PM Open Source, Collaborative Rich-Text, Web-Based Editor Almost Available
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @11:17AM KDE Plasma 5.4 Released
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @09:59AM KDE Plasma 5.4 Released
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @07:42AM Linux Turns 24, Happy Birthday!
Saturday August 22, 2015 @06:41PM Ask Slashdot: Maintaining Continuity In Your Creative Works?
Friday August 21, 2015 @07:34AM Google Releases Version 1.5 of Its Go Programming Language, Finally Ditches C
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @06:10PM KDE Applications 15.08.0 Released
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @01:50PM KDE Applications 15.08.0 Released
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @11:02AM The Agonizingly Slow Decline of Adobe's Flash Player
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @10:02AM Jason Scott of Textfiles.com Is Trying To Save a Huge Storage Room of Manuals
Monday August 17, 2015 @02:36PM Android M's Official Name Is Marshmallow
Friday August 14, 2015 @07:21PM How to Quash Firefox's Silent Requests
Thursday August 13, 2015 @01:02PM GitHub Desktop Launches To Replace Mac and Windows Apps
Wednesday August 12, 2015 @01:47PM The LibreOffice Story
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @12:13PM Oracle Exec: Stop Sending Vulnerability Reports
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @12:12PM Firefox 40 Arrives With Windows 10 Support, Expanded Malware Protection
Monday August 10, 2015 @06:12PM Pixar's Universal Scene Description To Be Open-Sourced
Sunday August 09, 2015 @02:02PM Windows 10 RSAT, Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 3 Coming This Month
Thursday August 06, 2015 @12:38PM Ask Slashdot: Patch Management For Offline Customer Systems?
Thursday August 06, 2015 @12:36PM India Adopts Comprehensive Open Source Policy
Thursday August 06, 2015 @11:59AM U.K. Government Seeking To End Reliance On Oracle
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @12:27PM Why Your Software Project Is Failing
Sunday July 26, 2015 @02:58PM Windows 10's Automatic Updates For NVidia Drivers Causing Trouble
Friday July 24, 2015 @08:43PM Tomb, a Successor To TrueCrypt For Linux Geeks
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @09:40AM Ex-Lottery Worker Convicted of Programming System To Win $14M
Monday July 20, 2015 @01:33PM Microsoft Officially Releases Visual Studio 2015 and .NET 4.6
Friday July 17, 2015 @06:04PM A Quick Leak, As Microsoft Tests the Waters For Cortana On Android
Friday July 17, 2015 @07:20AM Facebook Finally Ends XMPP Support For 3rd Party Chat
Friday July 17, 2015 @06:47AM Open Document Format 1.2 Published as ISO/IEC Standard
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @01:07PM The Free Software Foundation's statement on Canonical's updated licensing terms
Monday July 13, 2015 @05:07PM What the GNOME Desktop Gets Right and KDE Gets Wrong
Saturday July 11, 2015 @08:41PM Calculating the Truck-Factor of Popular Open Source Projects
Saturday July 11, 2015 @09:31AM Linux Foundation's Census Project Ranks Open Source Software At Risk
Saturday July 11, 2015 @09:15AM Linux Foundation's Census Project Ranks Software At Risk
Saturday July 11, 2015 @07:51AM Ask Slashdot: How Should Devs Deal With Trademark Trolls?
Thursday July 09, 2015 @03:19PM NVIDIA Shakes Its Flowing Mane With Life-Like HairWorks 1.1 Demo
Thursday July 09, 2015 @02:07PM French Government IT Directorate Supports ODF, Rejects OOXML
Thursday July 09, 2015 @11:02AM OpenSSL Patches Critical Certificate Forgery Bug
Thursday July 02, 2015 @03:58PM Microsoft Research Open Sources WorldWide Telescope
Monday June 29, 2015 @02:55PM Malwarebytes Offers Pirates Its Premium Antimalware Product For Free
Friday June 26, 2015 @01:32PM Ask Slashdot: User-Friendly, Version-Preserving File Sharing For Linux?
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @09:47AM New Snowden Leaks Show NSA Attacked Anti-Virus Software
Sunday June 21, 2015 @03:17PM The Unintended Consequences of Free Windows 10 For Everyone
Friday June 19, 2015 @08:31PM Unicode Consortium Releases Unicode 8.0.0
Thursday June 18, 2015 @12:23PM LibreOffice Now Available On Apple's Mac App Store
Friday June 12, 2015 @07:34PM Microsoft's Skype Drops Modern App In Favour of Old-Fashioned Win32 App
Thursday June 11, 2015 @03:23PM Missing Files Blamed For Deadly A400M Crash
Friday June 05, 2015 @06:10PM Ask Slashdot: Options After Google Chrome Discontinues NPAPI Support?
Thursday June 04, 2015 @11:55AM MediaGoblin 0.8.0 "A Gallery of Fine Creatures" Released
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @08:39AM Cinnamon 2.6: a Massive Update Loaded With Performance Improvements
Saturday May 30, 2015 @06:42PM Ask Slashdot: Best Test Case Manager Plugin For JIRA?
Friday May 29, 2015 @11:30AM Emulator Now Runs x86 Apps on All Raspberry Pi Models
Thursday May 28, 2015 @10:59PM DARPA Wants You To Verify Software Flaws By Playing Games
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @06:07PM Microsoft Edge To Support Dolby Audio
Friday May 22, 2015 @11:05PM Chrome For Android Is Now Almost Entirely Open Source
Thursday May 21, 2015 @10:11AM US Proposes Tighter Export Rules For Computer Security Tools
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @02:11PM Adblock Plus Launches Adblock Browser: a Fork of Firefox For Android
Thursday May 14, 2015 @10:47AM RTFM? How To Write a Manual Worth Reading
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @01:05PM Firefox 38 Arrives With DRM Required To Watch Netflix
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @11:12AM Open Source C++ ClanLib SDK Refreshed For 2015
Monday May 11, 2015 @07:58AM Ask Slashdot: How To Own the Rights To Software Developed At Work?
Thursday May 07, 2015 @08:41AM Export Ban Drives Cuba To Non-US Analytics Software To Boost Tourism
Sunday May 03, 2015 @10:48AM Chrome Passes 25% Market Share, IE and Firefox Slip
Friday May 01, 2015 @06:56PM Android and iOS App Porting Will Not Be Available At Windows 10 Launch
Thursday April 23, 2015 @11:59AM iTunes Stops Working For Windows XP Users
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @06:15PM Facebook's "Hello" Tells You Who's Calling Before You Pick Up
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @03:13PM GCC 5.1 Released
Sunday April 19, 2015 @07:32PM Computer Beats Humans At Arimaa
Sunday April 19, 2015 @01:26PM How Uber Surge Pricing Really Works
Friday April 17, 2015 @01:15PM Microsoft Open Technologies Is Closing: Good Or Bad News For Open Source?
Thursday April 16, 2015 @10:51AM KDE Plasma 5.3 Beta Brings Lot of Improvements
Thursday April 16, 2015 @10:19AM Google Sunsetting Old Version of Google Maps
Thursday April 16, 2015 @08:07AM MIT's Picture Language Lets Computers Recognize Faces Through Inference
Wednesday April 15, 2015 @05:56PM Nuclear Fusion Simulator Among Software Picked For US's Summit Supercomputer
Friday April 10, 2015 @10:48PM BitTorrent Launches Beta of Torrent-Based Browser Project Maelstrom
Thursday April 09, 2015 @05:30PM Virtual Desktop Makes Windows OS Oculus Rift-Capable
Thursday April 09, 2015 @04:43PM Google Is Too Slow At Clearing Junkware From the Chrome Extension Store
Thursday April 09, 2015 @10:50AM Why Some Developers Are Live-Streaming Their Coding Sessions
Thursday April 09, 2015 @10:07AM Netflix Algorithm Tells You When Your Best Employee Is About To Leave You
Monday April 06, 2015 @12:47PM Popular Android Package Uses Just XOR -- and That's Not the Worst Part
Sunday April 05, 2015 @10:10PM US NAVY Sonar/Lidar Editing Software Released To the World
Saturday April 04, 2015 @07:31PM Forking Away: OnePlus Introduces Android-Based OxygenOS
Saturday April 04, 2015 @06:34PM Is This the Death of the Easter Egg?
Saturday April 04, 2015 @12:43AM Rust 1.0 Enters Beta
Thursday April 02, 2015 @03:47PM Visual Studio 2015 Can Target Linux; Android Apps Anywhere Chrome Can Run
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @10:26AM License Details Hint MS Undecided On Suing Users of Its Open Source Net Runtime
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @12:14AM Why You Should Choose Boring Technology
Monday March 30, 2015 @08:10AM India Mandates Use of Open Source Software In Government
Monday March 30, 2015 @07:51AM India Mandates Use of Open Source Software in Government
Saturday March 28, 2015 @01:36AM New Screenshots Detail Spartan Web Browser For Windows 10 Smartphones
Thursday March 26, 2015 @03:36PM MIT Debuts Integer Overflow Debugger
Thursday March 26, 2015 @10:44AM Google Quietly Launches Data Saver Extension For Chrome
Tuesday March 24, 2015 @11:23AM A Bechdel Test For Programmers?
Saturday March 21, 2015 @06:15PM MRIs Show Our Brains Shutting Down When We See Security Prompts
Saturday March 21, 2015 @09:23AM South Korea Begins To Deprecate ActiveX
Thursday March 19, 2015 @03:30PM Why I Choose PostgreSQL Over MySQL/MariaDB
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @06:41PM Google, Developers Demo Impressive Gaming and VR Apps For Project Tango Tablet
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @07:49PM The GNU Manifesto Turns Thirty
Monday March 16, 2015 @08:41AM NASA Wants Your Help Hunting For Asteroids
Thursday March 12, 2015 @04:13PM Linux Might Need To Claim Only ACPI 2.0 Support For BIOS
Thursday March 12, 2015 @08:47AM Ask Slashdot: Issue Tracker For Non-Engineers?
Sunday March 08, 2015 @10:20PM Google Introduces Freon, a Replacement For X11 On Chrome OS
Thursday March 05, 2015 @02:45PM Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.1 and Atomic Host Hit General Availability
Monday March 02, 2015 @10:18PM Xfce 4.12 Released
Monday March 02, 2015 @03:10PM Unreal Engine 4 Is Now Free
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @11:09AM Ask Slashdot: Version Control For Non-Developers?
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @09:35AM Microsoft To Offer Azure Credits To Compete With IBM, AWS
Monday February 09, 2015 @01:53AM The Bizarre and Complex Story of a Failed Wikipedia Software Extension
Thursday February 05, 2015 @07:03PM GPG Programmer Werner Koch Is Running Out of Money
Thursday February 05, 2015 @04:30PM The Poem That Passed the Turing Test
Thursday February 05, 2015 @10:07AM Greg KH Favors Rolling Release Distros
Tuesday February 03, 2015 @09:31AM Mobile G-SYNC Confirmed and Tested With Leaked Driver
Sunday February 01, 2015 @09:17AM Lab Samples Database "JuliaBase" Published As Open Source
Friday January 30, 2015 @09:21PM How, and Why, Apple Overtook Microsoft
Friday January 30, 2015 @12:47PM VirtualBox Development At a Standstill
Thursday January 29, 2015 @07:05PM LibreOffice Gets a Streamlined Makeover With 4.4 Release
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @01:33PM Opera Founder Is Back, WIth a Feature-Heavy, Chromium-Based Browser
Saturday January 24, 2015 @08:21PM In Addition To Project Spartan, Windows 10 Will Include Internet Explorer
Saturday January 24, 2015 @05:52PM OpenSSL 1.0.2 Released
Saturday January 24, 2015 @12:26PM WhatsApp vs. WhatsApp Plus Fight Gets Ugly For Users
Thursday January 22, 2015 @02:22PM Fujitsu Psychology Tool Profiles Users At Risk of Cyberattacks
Thursday January 22, 2015 @11:05AM Blackberry CEO: Net Neutrality Means Mandating Cross-Platform Apps
Thursday January 22, 2015 @09:23AM Windows Server 2003 Reaches End of Life In July
Sunday January 18, 2015 @10:51PM With Community Help, Chrome Could Support Side Tabs Extension
Sunday January 18, 2015 @12:31AM The Free Educational Software GCompris Comes To Android
Friday January 16, 2015 @10:31PM Andy Wolber Explores Online Word Processors' ODF Support
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @05:59PM Firefox 35 Arrives With MP4 Playback On Mac, Android Download Manager Support
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @11:13AM How To Hijack Your Own Windows System With Bundled Downloads
Monday January 12, 2015 @02:31PM Legal developments show the importance of FOSS is growing
Friday January 09, 2015 @11:44AM Inside North Korea's Naenara Browser
Friday January 09, 2015 @09:51AM Microsoft Restricts Advanced Notification of Patch Tuesday Updates
Wednesday January 07, 2015 @10:38PM Is Kitkat Killing Lollipop Uptake?
Monday January 05, 2015 @11:59AM Tumblr Co-Founder: Apple's Software Is In a Nosedive
Sunday January 04, 2015 @06:38PM Better Learning Through Expensive Software? One Principal Thinks Not
Saturday December 27, 2014 @06:34PM Phoronix Lauds AMD's Open Source Radeon Driver Progress For 2014
Thursday December 25, 2014 @11:18PM Linux 3.19 Kernel To Start 2015 With Many New Features
Sunday December 14, 2014 @04:33PM Ask Slashdot: Best Software For Image Organization?
Sunday December 14, 2014 @01:34AM OpenMotics Offers Open Source (and Open Hardware) Home Automation
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @01:21PM Microsoft's New Windows Monetization Methods Could Mean 'Subscriptions'
Thursday December 04, 2014 @09:24AM Chinese CEO Says "Free" Is the Right Price For Mobile Software
Thursday November 27, 2014 @09:47AM Windows 10 To Feature Native Support For MKV and FLAC
Friday November 21, 2014 @10:13PM Startup Assembly Banks On Paid, Open-Source Style Development
Thursday November 20, 2014 @02:44PM Apple Swaps "Get" Button For "Free" To Avoid Confusion Over In-App Purchases
Thursday November 20, 2014 @02:05PM Ask Slashdot: Workaday Software For BSD On the Desktop?
Wednesday November 19, 2014 @05:59PM The Software Big Oil's PR Firm Uses To "Convert Average Citizens"
Sunday November 16, 2014 @06:42PM Ars Dissects Android's Problems With Big Screens -- Including In Lollipop
Saturday November 15, 2014 @10:42AM New Trial Brings Skype to (Some) Browsers
Friday November 14, 2014 @05:59PM FreeBSD 10.1 Released
Wednesday November 12, 2014 @12:51PM Linux, Java, Python Top List of Skills Employers Want for Cloud Build-Outs
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @01:49PM Multi-Process Comes To Firefox Nightly, 64-bit Firefox For Windows 'Soon'
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @01:30AM Pitivi Video Editor Surpasses 50% Crowdfunding Goal, Releases Version 0.94
Thursday November 06, 2014 @06:45PM Microsoft Makes Office Mobile Editing Free As in Freemium
Sunday November 02, 2014 @11:16AM Denuvo DRM Challenges Game Crackers
Saturday November 01, 2014 @03:22PM OpenBSD 5.6 Released
Saturday November 01, 2014 @11:38AM Kubuntu 15.04 Will Be Based On KDE5
Friday October 31, 2014 @10:05PM Tao3D: a New Open-Source Programming Language For Real-Time 3D Animations
Thursday October 30, 2014 @12:14PM Slashdot Asks: Appropriate Place For Free / Open Source Software Artifacts?
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @11:24AM Xerox Alto Source Code Released To Public
Tuesday October 21, 2014 @09:02AM Ask Slashdot: Event Sign-Up Software Options For a Non-Profit?
Monday October 20, 2014 @05:37PM GNU Emacs 24.4 Released Today
Monday October 20, 2014 @05:07PM Help ESR Stamp Out CVS and SVN In Our Lifetime
Friday October 17, 2014 @06:43PM How Whisper Tracks Users Who Don't Share Their Location
Thursday October 16, 2014 @07:37AM Mozilla Teams Up With Humble Bundle To Offer Eight Plugin-Free Games
Wednesday October 15, 2014 @07:29AM KDE Releases Plasma 5.1
Sunday October 12, 2014 @10:02PM WhatsApp's Next Version To Include VoIP Calls and Recording
Saturday October 11, 2014 @07:57PM More Details On The 3rd-Party Apps That Led to Snapchat Leaks
Thursday October 02, 2014 @02:27PM End of an Era: After a 30 Year Run, IBM Drops Support For Lotus 1-2-3
Tuesday September 30, 2014 @10:35AM Adobe Photoshop Is Coming To Linux, Through Chromebooks
Friday September 26, 2014 @11:39PM Free Software Foundation issues response to inquiry about Shellshock bug
Friday September 26, 2014 @08:04PM OpenMandriva Lx 2014.1 Released
Friday September 26, 2014 @06:32PM OpenMandriva Lx 2014.1 Released
Thursday September 25, 2014 @02:24AM Dropbox and Google Want To Make Open Source Security Tools Easy To Use
Tuesday September 23, 2014 @12:10PM jQuery.com Compromised To Serve Malware
Sunday September 21, 2014 @10:27AM Fork of Systemd Leads To Lightweight Uselessd
Saturday September 20, 2014 @03:25AM KDE's UI To Bend Toward Simplicity
Friday September 19, 2014 @10:50PM Android Apps Now Unofficially Able To Run On Any Major Desktop OS
Thursday September 18, 2014 @01:04PM Alice Is Killing Trolls But Patent Lawyers Will Strike Back
Thursday September 18, 2014 @12:17PM An Open Source Pitfall? Mozilla Labs Closed, Quietly
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @12:50PM New Release of MINIX 3 For x86 and ARM Is NetBSD Compatible
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @10:27AM Browser To Facilitate Text Browsing In Emergencies
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @08:44AM Industry-Based ToDo Alliance Wants To Guide FOSS Development
Sunday September 14, 2014 @01:31PM KDevelop 4.7.0 Released
Saturday September 13, 2014 @04:46PM KDevelop 4.7.0 Released
Saturday September 13, 2014 @06:53AM City of Turin To Switch From Windows To Linux and Save 6M Euros
Friday September 12, 2014 @02:50PM Software patents are crumbling, thanks to the Supreme Court
Friday September 12, 2014 @11:05AM Windows tax shot down in Italy
Friday September 12, 2014 @10:59AM Windows Tax Shot Down In Italy
Friday September 12, 2014 @09:33AM Italy: High Court shoots down Windows tax
Thursday September 11, 2014 @04:39PM City of Turin to Switch from Windows to Linux and Save €6M
Sunday September 07, 2014 @11:59AM Stallman Does Slides -- and Brevity -- For TEDx
Friday September 05, 2014 @06:12PM Ask Slashdot: Remote Server Support and Monitoring Solution?
Wednesday September 03, 2014 @10:11AM Can ISO 29119 Software Testing "Standard" Really Be a Standard?
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @12:39PM Ask Slashdot: the State of Free Video Editing Tools?
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @09:35AM Apple Reveals the Most Common Reasons That It Rejects Apps
Monday September 01, 2014 @05:27PM Raspberry Pi Gets a Brand New Browser
Thursday August 28, 2014 @01:32PM PHP 5.6.0 Released
Thursday August 28, 2014 @11:14AM Mozilla Rolls Out Sponsored Tiles To Firefox Nightly's New Tab Page
Wednesday August 27, 2014 @09:28AM Chromium 37 Launches With Major Security Fixes, 64-bit Windows Support
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @03:21PM MediaGoblin 0.7.0 "Time Traveler's Delight" Released
Sunday August 24, 2014 @03:22PM Munich Council Say Talk of LiMux Demise Is Greatly Exaggerated