Slashdot Items Tagged "upgrades"

Date / Time Story
Thursday November 26, 2015 @02:20PM Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Will Ship With Linux Kernel 4.4 LTS
Thursday November 26, 2015 @08:55AM AMD's 'Crimson' Driver Software Released
Thursday November 26, 2015 @08:10AM AMD's Crimson Radeon Driver For Linux Barely Changes Anything
Monday November 16, 2015 @07:27AM Intel Flagship Core i7-6950X Broadwell-E To Offer 10-Cores, 20-Threads, 25MB L3
Sunday November 15, 2015 @10:13PM Linux 4.4 Kernel To Bring Raspberry Pi Graphics Driver, Open-Channel SSD Support
Friday November 13, 2015 @06:11PM Microsoft Rolls Out Major Fall Update To Windows 10
Thursday November 12, 2015 @10:53AM Qualcomm Unveils Snapdragon 820 With Adreno 530 Graphics For Mobile Devices
Thursday November 12, 2015 @10:22AM Bluetooth 2016 Roadmap Brings Fourfold Range Increase and Mesh Networking
Thursday November 05, 2015 @08:17AM OpenSUSE Leap 42.1 Released
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @12:27PM Firefox 42 Arrives With Tracking Protection, Tab Audio Indicators
Sunday November 01, 2015 @08:30PM Linux 4.3 Released As Stable; Improves On Open-Source Graphics, SMP Performance
Friday October 30, 2015 @08:27PM Atom 1.1 Is Out, With Lots of Graphic Improvements
Friday October 30, 2015 @05:20PM Motorola Unveils Droid Turbo 2, Claims Shatterproof Display, 48 Hour Battery
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @07:11AM Official, Customized Raspberry Pi Versions Coming Soon
Friday October 23, 2015 @04:45PM Hands-On With the Fairphone 2 Modular Android Smartphone
Friday October 23, 2015 @04:19PM Ubuntu 15.10 'Wily Werewolf' Released
Thursday October 22, 2015 @05:14PM Samsung 950 Pro Brings NVMe To M.2, Over 2.5GB/s
Thursday October 22, 2015 @08:04AM Google Makes Full-Disk Encryption Mandatory For Some Android 6.0 Devices
Thursday October 22, 2015 @07:07AM Samsung Demos PCIe NVMe SSD At 5.6 GB Per Second, 1 Million IOPS
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:36AM Software Update Adds Autonomous Driving To Tesla's Bag of Tricks
Thursday October 15, 2015 @04:31PM China's Flash Consumption Grows To 30%; 8TB SSDs Are Coming
Thursday October 15, 2015 @01:00PM Intel's Core i5 6500 Shines As a $199 Skylake Processor, Works With Linux
Thursday October 15, 2015 @09:14AM Pushing the Limits of Network Traffic With Open Source
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @10:42AM NetBSD 7.0 Released
Thursday October 08, 2015 @06:12PM Barnes & Noble Has Been Quietly Refreshing Its Nook Hardware
Thursday October 08, 2015 @01:31PM Larry Wall Unveils Perl 6.0.0
Thursday October 08, 2015 @11:28AM Why Is RAM Suddenly So Cheap? It Might Be Windows
Thursday October 08, 2015 @09:20AM Microsoft Claims 110M Devices Now Run Windows 10
Thursday October 08, 2015 @09:17AM Google's Effort To Speed Up the Mobile Web
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @10:27AM From Microsoft, HoloLens VR Dev Kit, New Phones, Continuum
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @08:33AM Software Defined Smart Battery Arrays Extend Laptop Life
Friday October 02, 2015 @06:43PM Motorola Marketed the Moto E 2015 On Promise of Updates, Stops After 219 Days
Friday October 02, 2015 @06:42PM Ask Slashdot: Is the Gap Between Data Access Speeds Widening Or Narrowing?
Saturday September 26, 2015 @10:21AM How To Clean the Cruft Left By a Windows 10 Upgrade
Thursday September 24, 2015 @07:57AM Bjarne Stroustrup Announces the C++ Core Guidelines
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @07:49AM What's New In GNOME 3.18
Sunday September 20, 2015 @10:17AM Barbie Gets a Brain
Saturday September 19, 2015 @02:47PM Google Releases Open Source Plans For Cardboard V2 Virtual Reality Viewer
Thursday September 10, 2015 @09:08AM Microsoft Is Downloading Windows 10 Without Asking
Thursday September 10, 2015 @07:50AM AMD Radeon R9 Nano: 6 Inches Of High-Priced, High-Performance Graphics
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @09:56AM Mutt 1.5.24 Released
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @08:46AM LLVM 3.7 Delivers OpenMP 3.1 Support, ORC JIT API, New Optimizations
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @08:22AM Intel Launches Onslaught of Skylake CPUs For Laptops, Hybrids and Compute Stick
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @03:54PM Mozilla Project Working on Immersive Displays (Video)
Sunday August 30, 2015 @08:56PM Do We Need More Emojis?
Sunday August 30, 2015 @02:49PM Linux Kernel 4.2 Released
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:22AM AMD Unveils Radeon R9 Nano, Targets Mini ITX Gaming Systems With a New Fury
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:13AM Contiki 3.0 Released, Retains Support For Apple II, C64
Thursday August 27, 2015 @07:45AM Verizon Retrofits Vintage Legacy Vehicles With Smart Features
Thursday August 20, 2015 @04:32PM NVIDIA Launches $159 Mainstream Maxwell-Based GeForce GTX 950
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:31AM Revisiting How Much RAM Is Enough Today For Desktop Computing
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @10:40AM Intel Skylake Gen9 Series Graphics Architecture Unveiled
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @07:26AM DirectX 12 Performance Tested In Ashes of the Singularity
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @11:12AM Firefox 40 Arrives With Windows 10 Support, Expanded Malware Protection
Monday August 10, 2015 @07:11AM Windows 10, From a Linux User's Perspective
Sunday August 09, 2015 @01:02PM Windows 10 RSAT, Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 3 Coming This Month
Thursday August 06, 2015 @11:38AM Ask Slashdot: Patch Management For Offline Customer Systems?
Saturday August 01, 2015 @02:23PM Ask Slashdot: Can You Disable Windows 10's Privacy-Invading Features?
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:22PM 10 Years of Intel Processors Compared
Friday July 31, 2015 @05:53PM Windows 10 Upgrade Strategies, Pitfalls and Fixes As MSFT Servers Are Hit Hard
Thursday July 30, 2015 @09:45AM A Naysayer's Take On Windows 10: Potential Privacy Mess, and Worse
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @07:58AM OnePlus Announces OnePlus 2 'Flagship Killer' Android Phone With OxygenOS
Saturday July 25, 2015 @03:14PM AMD Starts Rolling Out New Linux Driver Model, But Many Issues Remain
Saturday July 25, 2015 @07:59AM AMD Forces a LibreOffice Speed Boost With GPU Acceleration
Friday July 24, 2015 @07:17PM The Android L Update For Nvidia Shield Portable Removes Features
Thursday July 23, 2015 @10:46AM Open-Source Mesa 3D Library/Drivers Now Support OpenGL 4
Saturday July 18, 2015 @06:28AM "Ludicrous Speed" For Tesla's Model S Means 0-60 MPH In 2.8 Seconds
Sunday July 12, 2015 @01:18PM Air-Cooled AMD Radeon R9 Fury Arrives For $100 Less With Fury X-Like Performance
Sunday July 12, 2015 @12:20PM Speed-Ups, Small Fixes Earn Good Marks From Ars For Mint 17.2
Thursday July 09, 2015 @10:02AM OpenSSL Patches Critical Certificate Forgery Bug
Monday June 29, 2015 @06:49AM Scientists Overcome One of the Biggest Limits In Fiber Optic Networks
Monday June 29, 2015 @12:28AM New Leaked Build Is Evidence That Windows 10 Will Be Ready By July 29
Saturday June 27, 2015 @12:23PM Ask Slashdot: Are Post-Install Windows Slowdowns Inevitable?
Thursday June 18, 2015 @08:02AM ECMAScript 6 Is Officially a JavaScript Standard
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @06:57AM Microsoft Announces Customizable Xbox Elite Wireless Controller
Friday June 12, 2015 @05:05PM Logitech Introduces G29, G920 Racing Wheels For PS3, PS4, Xbox One and PC
Friday June 05, 2015 @05:10PM Ask Slashdot: Options After Google Chrome Discontinues NPAPI Support?
Thursday June 04, 2015 @10:55AM MediaGoblin 0.8.0 "A Gallery of Fine Creatures" Released
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @11:31AM Intel Adopts USB-C Connector For 40Gbps Thunderbolt 3, Supports USB 3.1, DP 1.2
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @11:23AM Intel Releases Broadwell Desktop CPUs: Core i7-5775C and i5-5675C
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @10:30AM LG Arbitrarily Denying Android Lollipop Update To the G2 In Canada?
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @07:39AM Cinnamon 2.6: a Massive Update Loaded With Performance Improvements
Monday June 01, 2015 @06:40AM Windows 10 RTM In 6 Weeks
Sunday May 31, 2015 @05:13PM An Early Look At Android M's Multi-Window Mode For Tablets
Thursday May 28, 2015 @05:09PM New Freescale I.MX6 SoCs Include IoT-focused UltraLite
Thursday May 28, 2015 @02:54PM Android M Arrives In Q3: Native Fingerprint Support, Android Pay, 'Doze' Mode
Thursday May 28, 2015 @01:38PM Android M To Embrace USB Type-C and MIDI
Thursday May 28, 2015 @07:33AM Dell Precision M3800 Mobile Workstation Packs Thunderbolt 2, Quadro, IGZO2 Panel
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @11:45AM Hyundai Now Offers an Android Car, Even For Current Owners
Thursday May 21, 2015 @08:24AM Linux 4.0 Has a File-System Corruption Problem, RAID Users Warned
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @10:12AM Ask Slashdot: Best Way To Solve a Unique Networking Issue?
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @11:32AM AMD Details High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) DRAM, Pushes Over 100GB/s Per Stack
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @09:52AM Microwave Comms Betwen Population Centers Could Be Key To Easing Internet Bottlenecks
Friday May 15, 2015 @07:29PM How MMO Design Has Improved Bar Trivia
Friday May 15, 2015 @06:08PM A Look At GTA V PC Performance and Image Quality At 4K
Wednesday May 13, 2015 @08:57PM Intel NUC5i7RYH Broadwell Mini PC With Iris Pro Graphics Tested
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @12:05PM Firefox 38 Arrives With DRM Required To Watch Netflix
Saturday May 09, 2015 @01:59PM Samsung's SSD 840 Read Performance Degradation Explained
Thursday May 07, 2015 @07:15AM AMD Outlines Plans For Zen-Based Processors, First Due In 2016
Thursday April 30, 2015 @05:23PM LG G4 and Qualcomm's Snapdragon 808 Benchmarked
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @04:08PM KDE Plasma 5.3 Released
Thursday April 23, 2015 @07:20AM Why the Journey To IPv6 Is Still the Road Less Traveled
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @05:20PM GCC 5.1 Released
Sunday April 19, 2015 @03:28PM Chrome 43 Should Help Batten Down HTTPS Sites
Saturday April 18, 2015 @03:36PM Norway Will Switch Off FM Radio In 2017
Saturday April 18, 2015 @08:07AM Kingston HyperX Predator SSD Takes Gumstick M.2 PCIe Drives To 1.4GB/sec
Friday April 17, 2015 @12:56PM Chrome 42 Launches With Push Notifications
Thursday April 16, 2015 @09:51AM KDE Plasma 5.3 Beta Brings Lot of Improvements
Thursday April 16, 2015 @09:19AM Google Sunsetting Old Version of Google Maps
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @08:39AM Linux Getting Extensive x86 Assembly Code Refresh
Friday April 10, 2015 @06:32PM Google Lollipop Bricking Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 Devices
Friday April 10, 2015 @05:10PM GCC 5.0 To Support OpenMP 4.0, Intel Cilk Plus, C++14
Thursday April 09, 2015 @07:48AM Windows 10 Successor Codenamed 'Redstone,' Targeting 2016 Launch
Friday April 03, 2015 @05:46PM The Most Highly Voted Requests In Windows 10 Feedback Pool
Thursday April 02, 2015 @11:24AM Intel Launches SSD 750 Series Consumer NVMe PCI Express SSD At Under $1 Per GiB
Thursday April 02, 2015 @07:47AM Microsoft Announces Surface 3 Tablet
Thursday April 02, 2015 @07:33AM Firefox 37 Released
Thursday March 26, 2015 @08:34AM GNOME 3.16 Released
Monday March 16, 2015 @10:13AM Elon Musk Pledges To End "Range Anxiety" For Tesla Model S
Thursday March 12, 2015 @12:15PM Google's Pricey Pixel Gets USB-C and a Lower Price
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @09:40AM Does USB Type C Herald the End of Apple's Proprietary Connectors?
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @12:51AM Google Announces Android 5.1
Sunday March 08, 2015 @10:59PM Google Chrome Requires TSYNC Support Under Linux
Thursday March 05, 2015 @09:49AM Intel Reveals Unlocked, Socketed Broadwell and Core i7 NUC With Iris Graphics
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @09:30AM Khronos Group Announces Vulkan To Compete Against DirectX 12
Monday March 02, 2015 @09:18PM Xfce 4.12 Released
Wednesday February 25, 2015 @04:24PM Intel Updates NUC Mini PC Line With Broadwell-U, Tested and Benchmarked
Monday February 23, 2015 @12:35AM Linux Kernel Switching To Linux v4.0, Coming With Many New Addons
Saturday February 21, 2015 @09:09AM NVidia Puts the Kibosh On Overclocking of GTX 900M Series
Thursday February 19, 2015 @02:08PM HTTP/2 Finalized
Thursday February 12, 2015 @01:53PM Live Patching Now Available For Linux
Thursday February 12, 2015 @12:22PM Five Years After the Sun Merger, Oracle Says It's Fully Committed To SPARC
Friday February 06, 2015 @05:36PM Automakers Move Toward OTA Software Upgrades
Friday February 06, 2015 @05:31PM Kickstarted Firefox OS HDMI Dongle Delayed, DRM Support Being Added
Thursday February 05, 2015 @09:07AM Greg KH Favors Rolling Release Distros
Wednesday February 04, 2015 @09:52PM Google Quietly Unveils Android 5.1 Lollipop
Monday February 02, 2015 @01:54PM Perl 6 In Time For Next Christmas?
Saturday January 31, 2015 @04:48PM GeForce GTX 980 and 970 Cards From MSI, EVGA, and Zotac Reviewed
Friday January 30, 2015 @07:28PM Wi-Fi Issues Continue For OS X Users Despite Updates
Monday January 26, 2015 @03:50PM Windows 10: Charms Bar Removed, No Start Screen For Desktops
Sunday January 25, 2015 @09:40AM Ask Slashdot: GPU of Choice For OpenCL On Linux?
Saturday January 24, 2015 @05:29PM Surface RT Devices Won't Get Windows 10
Saturday January 24, 2015 @04:52PM OpenSSL 1.0.2 Released
Thursday January 22, 2015 @08:23AM Windows Server 2003 Reaches End of Life In July
Saturday December 27, 2014 @12:07PM First Airbus A350 XWB Delivered, Will Start Service in January
Thursday December 25, 2014 @10:18PM Linux 3.19 Kernel To Start 2015 With Many New Features
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @09:29AM Samsung Announces Production of 20nm Mobile LPDDR4, Faster Than Desktop DDR4
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @08:22AM NetworkManager 1.0 Released After Ten Years Development
Sunday December 14, 2014 @02:50PM Forbes Blasts Latests Windows 7 Patch as Malware
Thursday December 04, 2014 @10:46AM Windows 10 Adds Battery Saver Feature
Saturday November 29, 2014 @01:35PM Ask Slashdot: Making a 'Wife Friendly' Gaming PC?
Monday November 17, 2014 @06:17PM Apple Disables Trim Support On 3rd Party SSDs In OS X
Sunday November 16, 2014 @05:42PM Ars Dissects Android's Problems With Big Screens -- Including In Lollipop
Friday November 14, 2014 @09:25PM Microsoft Aims To Offer Windows 10 Upgrades For All Windows Phone 8 Lumias
Friday November 14, 2014 @04:59PM FreeBSD 10.1 Released
Thursday November 13, 2014 @01:16PM Nvidia Shield Tablet Gets Android Lollipop Update, Half Life 2 EP1 and GRID
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @12:49PM Multi-Process Comes To Firefox Nightly, 64-bit Firefox For Windows 'Soon'
Monday November 10, 2014 @01:09PM Eben Upton Explains the Raspberry Pi Model A+'s Redesign
Thursday November 06, 2014 @08:16AM PC Cooling Specialist Zalman Goes Bankrupt Due To Fraud
Sunday November 02, 2014 @07:18PM YouTube Opens Up 60fps To Everyone
Saturday November 01, 2014 @02:22PM OpenBSD 5.6 Released
Saturday November 01, 2014 @10:38AM Kubuntu 15.04 Will Be Based On KDE5
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @10:51AM OEM Windows 7 License Sales End This Friday
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @07:27AM Alienware's Triangular Area-51 Re-Design With Tri-SLI GeForce GTX 980, Tested
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @07:10AM Microsoft Is Bringing WebRTC To Explorer, Eyes Plugin-Free Skype Calls
Thursday October 23, 2014 @02:46PM Ubuntu 14.10 Released With Ambitious Name, But Small Changes
Monday October 20, 2014 @04:37PM GNU Emacs 24.4 Released Today
Monday October 20, 2014 @01:14PM More Eye Candy Coming To Windows 10
Sunday October 19, 2014 @08:44AM iFixit Tears Apart Apple's Shiny New Retina iMac
Saturday October 18, 2014 @12:27PM Apple's Next Hit Could Be a Microsoft Surface Pro Clone
Friday October 17, 2014 @04:55PM Google Releases Android 5.0 Lollipop SDK and Nexus Preview Images
Monday October 13, 2014 @12:54AM Samsung's Wi-Fi Upgrades Promise Speeds Up to 4.6Gbps
Saturday October 11, 2014 @09:33AM Windows Users, Get Ready For a Bigger-Than-Usual Patch Tuesday
Thursday October 09, 2014 @02:28PM Ubisoft Claims CPU Specs a Limiting Factor In Assassin's Creed Unity On Consoles
Thursday October 09, 2014 @07:31AM Chrome 38 Released: New APIs and 159 Security Fixes
Friday October 03, 2014 @05:59PM Possible Reason Behind Version Hop to Windows 10: Compatibility
Thursday October 02, 2014 @12:24PM Lost Opportunity? Windows 10 Has the Same Minimum PC Requirements As Vista
Thursday October 02, 2014 @08:19AM Xen Cloud Fix Shows the Right Way To Patch Open-Source Flaws
Tuesday September 23, 2014 @09:27AM Fedora 21 Alpha Released
Tuesday September 23, 2014 @09:16AM Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Premieres On Linux, 2 Years After Windows
Saturday September 20, 2014 @06:25PM Ask Slashdot: Is iOS 8 a Pig?
Saturday September 20, 2014 @08:54AM NVIDIA Launches Maxwell-Based GeForce GTX 980 and GeForce GTX 970 GPUs
Saturday September 20, 2014 @08:32AM Why the iPhone 6 Has the Same Base Memory As the iPhone 5
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @11:50AM New Release of MINIX 3 For x86 and ARM Is NetBSD Compatible
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @08:21AM Early iPhone 6 Benchmark Results Show Only Modest Gains For A8
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @08:17AM Sapphire Glass Didn't Pass iPhone Drop Test According to Reports
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @08:02AM Chrome For Mac Drops 32-bit Build
Friday September 05, 2014 @06:49AM UCLA, CIsco & More Launch Consortium To Replace TCP/IP
Wednesday September 03, 2014 @06:52AM Firefox 32 Arrives With New HTTP Cache, Public Key Pinning Support
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @07:43AM AMD Releases New Tonga GPU, Lowers 8-core CPU To $229
Friday August 29, 2014 @05:24PM Google Introduces HTML 5.1 Tag To Chrome
Thursday August 28, 2014 @12:32PM PHP 5.6.0 Released
Wednesday August 27, 2014 @11:48AM Chromium 37 Launches With Major Security Fixes, 64-bit Windows Support
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @09:06AM New Windows Coming In Late September -- But Which One?
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @07:06AM Linux 3.17-rc2 Release Marks 23 Years of the Linux Kernel
Tuesday August 19, 2014 @09:28AM C++14 Is Set In Stone
Thursday August 14, 2014 @02:21PM Can Our Computers Continue To Get Smaller and More Powerful?
Wednesday August 13, 2014 @12:04PM Samsung Announces Galaxy Alpha Featuring Metal Frame and Rounded Corners
Sunday August 10, 2014 @01:35PM NVIDIA Tegra K1: First Mobile Chip With Hardware-Accelerated OpenCL
Friday August 08, 2014 @01:24PM Skype Reverses Decision To Drop OS X 10.5 Support, Retires Windows Phone 7 App