Slashdot Items Tagged "software"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @01:42AM Google Releases Open Source File Sharing Project 'Upspin' On GitHub
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @07:09PM Valve's Gabe Newell Says Only 30 SteamVR Apps Have Made $250,000+
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @06:50PM College Senior Turns His Honda Civic Into a Self-Driving Car Using Free Hardware, Software
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @04:36PM Wyden To Introduce Bill To Prohibit Warrantless Phone Searches At Border
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @03:39PM PHP Becomes First Programming Language To Add 'Modern' Cryptography Library In Its Core
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @03:20PM UPS Develops 'Rolling Warehouse' System In Which Drones Are Launched From Atop Trucks
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @09:41AM Microsoft Confirms Another 2017 Update After Windows 10 Creators Update
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @09:32AM TransferWise Launches International Money Transfers Via Facebook
Friday February 17, 2017 @07:32PM Researchers Discover Security Problems Under the Hood of Automobile Apps
Friday February 17, 2017 @06:41PM Mozilla Thunderbird Finally Makes Its Way Back Into Debian's Repos
Friday February 17, 2017 @12:03PM Accenture To Create 15,000 Jobs In US
Thursday February 16, 2017 @10:39PM 99.6 Percent of New Smartphones Run Android or iOS
Thursday February 16, 2017 @03:31PM FCC Chairman Wants It To Be Easier To Listen To Free FM Radio On Your Smartphone
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @11:49PM Apple's iPhone 8 To Replace Touch ID Home Button With 'Function Area'
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:14PM MariaDB Fixes Business Source License, Releases MaxScale 2.1
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:49PM JavaScript Attack Breaks ASLR On 22 CPU Architectures
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @06:23PM Is IoT a Reason To Learn C?
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @06:06PM How Algorithms May Affect You
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @05:40PM Facebook To Autoplay Videos With Sound On By Default
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @03:53PM AI Software Juggles Probabilities To Learn From Less Data
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @03:44PM University DDoSed By Its Own IoT Devices
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @03:09PM New Office Sensors Know When You Leave Your Desk
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @09:28AM Skype Gets A New Competitor: Amazon Announces Chime
Monday February 13, 2017 @06:06PM Microsoft's Open-Source Graph Engine Takes On Neo4j
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:26PM Engineers On Google's Self-Driving Car Project Were Paid So Much That They Quit
Sunday February 12, 2017 @11:04PM LinuxQuestions Users Choose Their Favorite Distro: Slackware
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:01AM Spammer Faces Decades In Prison For Sending More Than 1 Million Spam Emails
Friday February 10, 2017 @09:18PM Nanorods Emit and Detect Light, Could Lead To Displays That Communicate Via Li-Fi
Friday February 10, 2017 @04:46PM Valve Is Shutting Down Steam's Greenlight Community Voting System
Thursday February 09, 2017 @05:47PM Republicans Are Reportedly Using a Self-Destructing Message App To Avoid Leaks
Thursday February 09, 2017 @04:21PM Arby's Probes Possible Data Breach Affecting 355,000 Credit Cards
Thursday February 09, 2017 @02:59PM Microsoft Teases Windows 10's Upcoming 'Project Neon' Design Language
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @07:06PM Linux Kernel 3.18 Reaches End of Life
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @06:35PM Android Wear 2.0 Is An Evolutionary Update To Google's Smartwatch OS
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @04:07PM Facebook Is Closing 200 of Its 500 VR Demo Stations At Best Buy Stores Across US
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @03:55PM Police Arrest Five Men For Selling Kodi Boxes 'Fully Loaded' With Illegal Streaming Apps
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @03:22PM Programmer Develops Phone Bot To Target Windows Support Scammers
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @05:05PM Goldman Sachs Automated Trading Replaces 600 Traders With 200 Engineers
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @04:11PM World of Warcraft Gold Can Now Be Used To Buy Other Blizzard Games
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @03:43PM Google Brain Creates Technology That Can Zoom In, Enhance Pixelated Images
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @03:01PM Iris Scans and Fingerprints Could Be Your Ticket On British Rail
Monday February 06, 2017 @11:25PM Dozens of Popular iOS Apps Vulnerable To Intercept of TLS-Protected Data
Monday February 06, 2017 @04:18PM French Politician Uses Hologram To Hold Meetings In Two Cities At the Same Time
Monday February 06, 2017 @03:25PM Overwatch Director Speaks Out Against Console Mouse/keyboard Adapters
Monday February 06, 2017 @01:42AM DRM Company Denuvo Forgets To Secure Its Server, Leaks Two Years Of Emails
Saturday February 04, 2017 @03:32AM Microsoft Is Disabling Older Versions of Skype For Mac and Windows On March 1
Friday February 03, 2017 @05:13PM First Screenshots of Microsoft's Windows 10 Cloud OS Leak Online
Friday February 03, 2017 @04:18PM Zero-Day Windows Security Flaw Can Crash Systems, Cause BSODs
Friday February 03, 2017 @03:59PM Google To Force Basic HTML Gmail On Older Chrome Versions
Friday February 03, 2017 @03:48PM Nintendo Halts Wii U Production In Anticipation of Switch Launch
Friday February 03, 2017 @03:41PM Google Will Reportedly Remove Google Now Launcher From Play Store
Friday February 03, 2017 @03:24PM Lawsuit Claims Apple Forced Users To iOS 7 By Breaking FaceTime
Thursday February 02, 2017 @05:51PM Mexican Surgeon Uses VR Headset To Distract Patients During Surgery
Thursday February 02, 2017 @05:16PM Snapchat Files For a $3 Billion IPO
Thursday February 02, 2017 @03:33PM Cisco Patches 'Prime Home' Flaw That Allowed Hackers To Reach Into People's Homes
Thursday February 02, 2017 @03:17PM The Netherlands Opts For Manual Vote-Count Amid Cyberattack Fears
Thursday February 02, 2017 @03:00PM Ransomware Completely Shuts Down Ohio Town Government
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @04:49PM Computer Lets Fully Paralyzed Patients Speak For First Time
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @04:10PM Jury Orders Oculus To Pay $500 Million In ZeniMax Lawsuit
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @03:16PM Tim Sweeney Dislikes Windows 10 Cloud Rumors, Calls OS 'Crush Steam Edition'
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @08:53AM LibreOffice 5.3 Officially Released
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @08:34AM Google Chrome Engineer Says Windows Defender 'the Only Well Behaved Antivirus', Cites 'Tons of Empirical Data'
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @01:49AM Facebook Changes Feed To Promote Posts That Aren't Fake, Sensational, Or Spam
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @05:53PM Apple Sets a New Record For iPhone Sales
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @05:08PM AI Decisively Defeats Four Pro Poker Players In 'Brains Vs AI' Tournament
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @04:17PM Touch Bar MacBook Pros Are Being Banned From Bar Exams Over Predictive Text
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @03:20PM KDE Plasma 5.9 Released
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @03:00PM Roku Owners: Comcast Is About To Sell You Cable TV Without the Cable Box
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @10:19AM Indian IT Sector Warns Against US Visa Bill
Monday January 30, 2017 @08:20PM Razer Buys Nextbit
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:13PM 'Father of Pac-Man,' Masaya Nakamura, Dies At Age 91
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:09PM Former Fed Employee Fined $5,000 For Installing Bitcoin Software On Server
Monday January 30, 2017 @03:58PM Google Quietly Makes 'Optional' Web DRM Mandatory In Chrome
Monday January 30, 2017 @09:38AM Let Us Now Praise MacroMind Director
Sunday January 29, 2017 @07:27PM Microsoft Reports New Subscribers For Office 365 Plunged 62%
Friday January 27, 2017 @10:49PM iPhone 7 Ousts Samsung Galaxy Note 4 As 'Device of Choice' For UK Defense Officials
Friday January 27, 2017 @10:36PM Remote Attackers Can Force Samsung Galaxy Devices Into Never-Ending Reboot Loop
Friday January 27, 2017 @07:15PM USB-C Power Meter Helps You Spot Counterfeit Accessories Before They Fry Your Gadgets
Friday January 27, 2017 @04:53PM Apple Is Moving Its Entire International iTunes Business To Ireland
Friday January 27, 2017 @03:48PM Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Says PC Market Is Finally Stabilizing
Friday January 27, 2017 @12:27PM Adobe Is Killing Contribute, Director, and Shockwave
Thursday January 26, 2017 @10:58PM A Lack of Alternatives To Qualcomm Is Hurting the Ecosystem
Thursday January 26, 2017 @10:44PM Software Engineers Are the Heroes of New Computer History Museum Exhibit
Thursday January 26, 2017 @06:41PM Google's Pixel 2 To Feature Improved Camera, CPU and Higher Price, Says Report
Thursday January 26, 2017 @05:11PM Tesla Sues Former Autopilot Executive For Allegedly Stealing Secrets, Poaching Coworkers
Thursday January 26, 2017 @03:30PM Microsoft Reportedly Working On a 'Lightweight Version of Windows' Known As 'Cloud Shell'
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @05:30PM Deep Learning Algorithm Diagnoses Skin Cancer As Well As Seasoned Dermatologists
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @03:13PM Samsung's Galaxy S8 Will Feature a Headphone Jack, Desktop Dock, 'Infinity Display' and More, Says In-Depth Report
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @07:20PM Wine 2.0 Released
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @07:11PM Amazon Updates Echo, Echo Dot To Let You Address It As 'Computer'
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @05:01PM Researchers Discover Massive Networks of Fake Twitter Accounts
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @04:48PM Google Is Partnering With Raspberry Pi To Create AI
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @03:49PM Netflix Will Now Let Android Users Download Content Onto SD Storage
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @03:11PM Apple Is Releasing a Find My AirPods Feature
Monday January 23, 2017 @10:54PM Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Acquires and Will Free Up Science Search Engine Meta
Monday January 23, 2017 @05:07PM Apple Investigating Issue With AirPods Randomly Disconnecting During Calls
Monday January 23, 2017 @03:54PM Ransomware Infects All St Louis Public Library Computers
Monday January 23, 2017 @03:24PM FBI Is Probing Sundance Cyberattack That Forced Box Office To Close
Monday January 23, 2017 @02:58PM Google Voice Receives First Update in Five Years
Monday January 23, 2017 @01:28PM Google Seeks Dev Feedback for Putting AI on Raspberry Pi
Monday January 23, 2017 @09:31AM Every Upcoming Chromebook Will Run Android Apps
Friday January 20, 2017 @11:24PM Google Pressured 90,000 Android Developers Over Insecure Apps
Friday January 20, 2017 @05:49PM Jay Z's Tidal Music Streaming Service Is Fraudulently Inflating Subscriber Numbers, Report Says
Friday January 20, 2017 @04:44PM Uber Hires Former Google Search Chief Amit Singhal As SVP of Engineering
Friday January 20, 2017 @03:13PM Elite Scientists Have Told the Pentagon That AI Won't Threaten Humanity
Thursday January 19, 2017 @06:13PM Oracle Scraps Plans For Solaris 12
Thursday January 19, 2017 @05:18PM 3D TV Is Dead
Thursday January 19, 2017 @03:35PM Netflix Calls Out HBO For Not Letting Subscribers Binge On New Shows
Thursday January 19, 2017 @03:20PM Tech Firm Creates Trump Monitor For Stock Markets
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