Slashdot Items Tagged "software"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:18PM Ask Slashdot: How Do News Organizations Keep Track Of So Much Information?
Thursday February 23, 2017 @12:03PM Microsoft Research Developing An AI To Put Coders Out of a Job
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @09:53AM LibreOffice 5.3 Officially Released
Monday January 23, 2017 @02:28PM Google Seeks Dev Feedback for Putting AI on Raspberry Pi
Friday April 01, 2016 @03:21PM Patch For The Witcher 2 Removes DRM Shortly After Release
Sunday March 27, 2016 @02:04AM Sony Fixes Flubbed Dash Download
Saturday March 26, 2016 @10:25PM Linux 4.6 Brings NVIDIA GTX 900 Support, OrangeFS, Better Power Management
Saturday March 26, 2016 @09:06AM Patent That Cost Microsoft Millions Gets Invalidated
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:39PM Google Opens Access To Its Speech Recognition API, Going Head To Head With Nuance
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:50AM How One Dev Broke Node and Thousands of Projects In 11 Lines of JavaScript
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @11:27PM After Decades of Abuse, Microsoft Adds an Anti-Macro-Malware Feature To Office
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @07:26PM Google Will Kill Its Chrome App Launcher For Windows, Mac, and Linux In July
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @10:49AM Wine Makes It Possible To Run Vulkan Windows Programs On Linux
Monday March 21, 2016 @09:26AM iMessage Bug Allows Attackers to Decrypt Photos and Videos
Monday March 21, 2016 @09:15AM Rust-Based Redox OS Devs Slam Linux, Unix, GPL
Monday March 21, 2016 @08:32AM Toonz Software, Used By Studio Ghibli and 'Futurama', Goes Free and Open Source
Sunday March 20, 2016 @11:51AM Snowden: What Happened In 2013 Couldn't Have Happened Without Free Software
Friday March 18, 2016 @10:47AM NY Bill Would Provide Tax Credit For Open Source Contributors
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @11:29PM Sony Outage Disables DASH Devices, No ETA On a Fix
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @10:55AM Malvertising Campaign Hits MSN, NY Times, BBC, AOL
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @10:51AM Apple Files Final Response In San Bernardino iPhone Case
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @07:00PM DOJ Threatens To Seize iOS Source Code
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @09:42AM Mozilla's New Servo Browser Will Hit Alpha In June 2016
Monday March 14, 2016 @08:46AM Obama Administration Supports Recycling Code and Open Source
Sunday March 13, 2016 @07:24PM Linux Kernel 2.6.32 LTS Has Reached End of Life
Sunday March 13, 2016 @04:20PM Valve Is Bringing Steam's Game Library Into VR With Desktop Theater Mode
Sunday March 13, 2016 @12:22PM Sorry, Indie Devs -- Pop Apps Are the Future of App Store
Sunday March 13, 2016 @09:46AM GNU Project Introduces Gneural Network AI Package
Saturday March 12, 2016 @03:05AM Critical Bug In Libotr Opens Users of ChatSecure, Adium, Pidgin To Compromise
Friday March 11, 2016 @10:37PM 2 Years Later, Java Security Still Broken By Faulty Oracle Patch
Friday March 11, 2016 @03:12PM Apple Might Be Forced to Hand Over iOS Source Code to the FBI
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:36PM A California Jury Finds Copyright Infringement In an Interface
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:26PM Apple Announces 'Let Us Loop You In' Event For March 21st
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:24PM Software Bug in F-35 Radar Causes Mid-Flight System Reboot
Thursday March 10, 2016 @05:17PM Apple Executive Confirms: Manually Quitting Apps Doesn't Improve Battery Life
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:24AM Opera Introduces Native Adblocking, 45% Faster Than Chrome With Adblock Plus
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @11:34PM Microsoft To Court: Make Comcast Give Us Windows-Pirating Subscriber's Info
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @08:33PM ScummVM, Update With a Bang
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @08:27PM 1 in 3 Developers Fear AI Will Replace Them
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @09:49AM Google Docs Can Now Export EPUB
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:36PM Wayland Isn't Ready For the Fedora 24 Desktop
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:28PM Mozilla Jumps On IoT Bandwagon
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:27PM BMW To Compete With Google To Build Software For Self-Driving Cars
Friday March 04, 2016 @01:50PM EFF On Why FBI Can't Force Apple To Sign Code
Friday March 04, 2016 @09:34AM MAME Released Under OSI-Compliant, FSF-Approved License
Friday March 04, 2016 @01:07AM Bitcoin's Nightmare Scenario Has Come To Pass
Thursday March 03, 2016 @04:56PM Hopkins Study Finds Popular Blood Pressure App Wildly Inaccurate
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @08:58PM Windows' Built-In PDF Reader Exposes Edge Browser To Hacking
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @10:29AM Mars Rover Code Used For Cyber-Espionage Malware
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @09:54AM New P2P Torrent Site 'Play' Has No Single Point of Failure
Sunday February 28, 2016 @10:13AM 42 Best Free Linux Graphics Software
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:27PM Ask Slashdot: What To Do With Shelved OSS Project Fixes?
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @11:37AM New GitHub Upgrades Respond To Recent Complaints
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @08:51PM Multimedia Powerhouse FFmpeg Hits 3.0
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @09:35AM German Police Allowed To Use Its Own "Federal Trojan"
Monday February 22, 2016 @11:25AM Ask Slashdot: Linux and the Home Recording Studio?
Monday February 22, 2016 @09:36AM Pirated App Store Client For iOS Found On Apple's App Store
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @01:23PM Auschwitz Museum Releases Software To Rewrite Holocaust Nomenclature
Monday February 15, 2016 @07:53PM Iranian App Helps Users Avoid Morality Police
Monday February 15, 2016 @05:38PM Kotlin 1.0 Released
Monday February 15, 2016 @09:21AM NVIDIA Begins Providing Open-Source 3D Driver Support For GeForce GTX 900 Series
Friday February 12, 2016 @08:12PM LinkedIn Is Open Sourcing Their Testing Frameworks
Friday February 12, 2016 @01:30AM Internet Archive Brings Classic Windows 3.1 Apps To Your Browser
Thursday February 11, 2016 @11:04PM Pwn2Own 2016 Won't Attack Firefox (Because It's Too Easy)
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @06:09PM LibreOffice 5.1 Officially Released
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @02:31PM DjangoCon 2016 To Be Held In Philadelphia In July
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @12:48AM Why Stack Overflow Doesn't Care About Ad Blockers
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @04:36PM Uborne Children's Books Release For Free Computer Books From the '80s
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:27PM Amazon Launches Free Game Engine Lumberyard
Monday February 08, 2016 @04:01PM GitHub Open Sources Their Internal Testing Tool
Monday February 08, 2016 @03:03PM Researcher Finds Tens of Software Products Vulnerable To Simple Bug
Sunday February 07, 2016 @12:38PM Firefox Adopts a 6-8 Week Variable Release Schedule
Saturday February 06, 2016 @06:36PM Windows 10 Gets Core Console Host Enhancements
Friday February 05, 2016 @01:20PM CFQ In Linux Gets BFQ Characteristics
Thursday February 04, 2016 @09:48PM Anti-Malware Maker Files Lawsuit Over Bad Review
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @04:34PM Torrents Time Lets Anyone Launch Their Own Web Version of Popcorn Time
Monday February 01, 2016 @12:07AM Big Satellite Systems, Simulated On Your Desktop
Sunday January 31, 2016 @12:12PM GNU Hurd Begins Supporting Sound, Still Working On 64-bit & USB Support
Sunday January 31, 2016 @12:24AM Linux Kernel 2.6.32 LTS Reaches End of Life In February 2016
Saturday January 30, 2016 @12:57AM iOS App Update Technique Puts Users At Risk
Thursday January 28, 2016 @07:33PM Attackers Use Microsoft Office To Push BlackEnergy Malware
Sunday January 24, 2016 @09:29AM Linux 4.5 Adds Raspberry Pi 2 Support, AMD GPU Re-Clocking, Intel Kaby Lake
Saturday January 23, 2016 @05:27PM Software Hall of Fame Member Ed Yourdon Dies
Thursday January 21, 2016 @11:09AM Can Author Obfuscation Trump Forensic Linguistics?
Thursday January 21, 2016 @09:19AM Former Mozilla CEO Launches Security-Centric Browser Brave
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @11:45AM Hunting Malware With GPUs and FPGAs
Sunday January 10, 2016 @11:51PM PostgreSQL 9.5 Does UPSERT Right
Sunday January 10, 2016 @10:23PM Linux Kernel 4.4 LTS Officially Released
Sunday January 10, 2016 @04:36PM Google Claims a TOS Violation On RouteBuilder For Using the Map API
Sunday January 10, 2016 @10:22AM FTC Fines Software Vendor Over False Data Encryption Claims
Saturday January 09, 2016 @02:51PM The FSF Is 30 Years Old; Where Should They Go From Here?
Thursday January 07, 2016 @01:44PM PostgreSQL 9.5 Released
Saturday December 26, 2015 @03:54PM APT Speed For Incremental Updates Gets a Massive Performance Boost
Monday December 21, 2015 @01:27PM Software-Defined Vehicles Will Dominate At CES
Friday December 18, 2015 @01:28PM Replacement For Mozilla Thunderbird?
Thursday December 17, 2015 @02:53PM VLC Launches On Chrome OS Thanks To Android Port
Thursday December 10, 2015 @02:53PM AVG, McAfee, Kaspersky Antiviruses All Had a Common Bug
Thursday December 10, 2015 @09:49AM WordPress 4.4 Arrives
Thursday December 10, 2015 @08:49AM Microsoft Open Sources and Forks Windows Live Writer Into Open Live Writer
Saturday December 05, 2015 @02:40AM No More Security Fixes For Older OpenSSL Branches
Thursday December 03, 2015 @03:25PM Why To Choose PostgreSQL Over MySQL, MariaDB
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @02:28PM Mozilla May Separate Itself From Thunderbird Email Client
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @01:52PM Google To Drop Chrome Support For 32-bit Linux
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @10:58AM Enlightenment E20 Released With Full Wayland Support
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @10:09AM After Twenty Years of Flash, Adobe Kills the Name
Friday November 27, 2015 @08:53PM Ask Slashdot: Is There a Bookmark Manager That Actually Manages Bookmarks?
Thursday November 26, 2015 @03:25PM Software Freedom Conservancy Asks For Supporters
Thursday November 12, 2015 @04:15PM Mozilla Plans To Remove Support For Firefox Complete Themes
Thursday November 12, 2015 @03:55PM Ask Slashdot: Automated Verification For Uploaded Files?
Thursday November 12, 2015 @01:49PM Paper Retracted After Anti-Immigrant Scientist Bans Use of His Software
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @02:32PM EPA Finds More VW Cheating Software, Including In a Porsche
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @01:27PM Firefox 42 Arrives With Tracking Protection, Tab Audio Indicators
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @10:10AM Vivaldi Hits Its First Beta
Sunday November 01, 2015 @09:33AM GNU Hurd 0.7 and GNU Mach 1.6 Released
Thursday October 29, 2015 @08:34AM Revisiting Why Johnny Can't Code: Have We "Made the Print Too Small"?
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @11:20AM Open Source Code Isn't a Warranty
Monday October 26, 2015 @12:57PM Is Buying Cuban Software Legal In the US? The Answer is Hazy
Monday October 26, 2015 @09:00AM Ask Slashdot: Open Tools For Logbooks and Note-taking?
Friday October 23, 2015 @08:42PM Full Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Intellectual Property Chapter Analyzed
Thursday October 22, 2015 @12:29PM Looking At the Hardware and Software of JAXA's Hayabusa-2
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:23AM Moscow State University Releases 10th HEVC Video Codec Comparison
Saturday October 17, 2015 @05:09PM Browser Tests Show Edge Fastest, But Weak On Standards
Friday October 16, 2015 @07:36AM Software Update Adds Autonomous Driving To Tesla's Bag of Tricks
Thursday October 08, 2015 @09:31AM Enlightenment Mysteriously Drops Wayland Support
Wednesday October 07, 2015 @03:11PM Marijuana Growers Need Software, Too (Video)
Monday October 05, 2015 @02:44PM Linux Foundation Takes Reins of FOSSology Open Source Licensing Tools
Friday October 02, 2015 @06:33PM Office 2016 Proving Unstable With Apple's El Capitan
Friday October 02, 2015 @03:15PM Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 Is Shipping
Thursday October 01, 2015 @01:02PM UK Gamers Can Now Get Their Money Back For Publishers' Broken Promises
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @02:08PM Linux Foundation puts the cost of replacing open source at $5 billion.
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @01:17PM Newly Found TrueCrypt Flaw Allows Full System Compromise
Monday September 28, 2015 @05:42PM LibreOffice turns 5
Monday September 28, 2015 @12:21PM LibreOffice Turns Five
Monday September 28, 2015 @09:09AM EFF: DMCA Hinders Exposing More Software Cheats Like Volkswagen's
Monday September 28, 2015 @08:43AM Ask Slashdot: Building a Software QA Framework?
Saturday September 26, 2015 @05:26PM EPA To Overhaul Emissions Testing In the Wake of VW Cheating
Saturday September 26, 2015 @01:39PM Recalc Or Die: Excel 1.0 Developers Celebrate Their Baby's 30th Birthday
Friday September 25, 2015 @06:26PM How the Car Industry Has Hidden Its Software Behind the DMCA
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @08:49AM What's New In GNOME 3.18
Friday September 18, 2015 @11:08AM Cuba's Ubuntu Linux-Based Open Source Linux OS to Get Facelift
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @09:41AM Italian Military To Switch To LibreOffice and ODF
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @09:36AM Italian military to switch to LibreOffice and ODF
Sunday September 13, 2015 @02:08PM Linux 4.3 Bringing Stable Intel Skylake Support, Reworked NVIDIA Driver
Thursday September 10, 2015 @04:51PM Ask Slashdot: Synchronizing Sound With Video, Using Open Source?
Thursday September 10, 2015 @10:42AM An Algorithm To Stop Joke Plagiarists
Thursday September 10, 2015 @10:08AM Microsoft Is Downloading Windows 10 Without Asking
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @11:01AM New Release of the Trinity Desktop Environment
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @10:56AM Mutt 1.5.24 Released
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @09:26AM Ask Slashdot: What Windows-Only Apps Would You Most Like To See On Linux?
Sunday August 30, 2015 @03:49PM Linux Kernel 4.2 Released
Saturday August 29, 2015 @10:18AM GNOME To Start Using Codenames
Saturday August 29, 2015 @01:49AM Arro Taxi App Arrives In NYC As 'Best Hope' Against Uber
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?
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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