Slashdot Items Tagged "software"

Date / Time Story
Thursday March 30, 2017 @03:30PM IBM Technology Creates Smart Wingman For Self-Driving Cars
Thursday March 30, 2017 @08:48AM Will VPNs Protect Your Privacy? It's Complicated
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @09:13PM Verizon To Force 'AppFlash' Spyware On Android Phones
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @05:16PM 'Samsung Dex' Is a Galaxy S8 Dock That Turns Your Phone Into a Desktop
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:18PM About 90% of Smart TVs Vulnerable To Remote Hacking Via Rogue TV Signals
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @02:51AM Oracle Hires Global Specialists To Explore Feasibility of Buying Accenture
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @06:07PM The Galaxy S8 Will Be Samsung's Biggest Test Ever
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:45PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Lies Programmers Tell Themselves?
Monday March 27, 2017 @09:42PM GameStop To Close At Least 150 Stores Due To Poor Q4 Sales
Monday March 27, 2017 @07:15PM New AI Algorithm Beats Even the World's Worst Traffic
Monday March 27, 2017 @05:32PM Facial Recognition Database Used By FBI Is Out of Control, House Committee Hears
Monday March 27, 2017 @05:15PM Prominent Drupal, PHP Developer Kicked From the Drupal Project Over Unconventional Sex Life
Monday March 27, 2017 @04:42PM Ask Slashdot: What's the Best Working Environment For a Developer?
Saturday March 25, 2017 @01:32AM Indiana's Inmates Could Soon Have Access To Tablets
Friday March 24, 2017 @07:35PM Venezuelan Developers Are Using Bitcoin, Rare Pepe Trading Cards To Fight Against a Dismal Economy
Friday March 24, 2017 @04:39PM FedEx Will Pay You $5 To Install Flash
Friday March 24, 2017 @02:13PM The Days of Google Talk Are Over
Friday March 24, 2017 @11:11AM Blinking Cursor Devours CPU Cycles in Visual Studio Code Editor
Friday March 24, 2017 @10:44AM App That Lets People Make Personalized Emojis Is the Fastest Growing App In Past Two Years
Thursday March 23, 2017 @05:52PM Apple Explores Using An iPhone, iPad To Power a Laptop
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @10:20PM Researchers Develop App That Accurately Determines Sperm Quality
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @05:39PM LastPass Bugs Allow Malicious Websites to Steal Passwords
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @04:21PM Hackers Claim Access To 300 Million iCloud Accounts, Demand $75,000 From Apple To Delete the Cache of Data
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @04:05PM GNOME 3.24 Released
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @01:35AM Why American Farmers Are Hacking Their Tractors With Ukrainian Firmware
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @07:30PM Microsoft's Edge Was Most Hacked Browser At Pwn2Own 2017, While Chrome Remained Unhackable
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @06:56PM Satellite Navigation 'Switches Off' Parts of Brain Used For Navigation, Study Finds
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @05:57PM Walmart Unveils 'Store No. 8' Tech Incubator In Silicon Valley
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @05:37PM Google Wants To Create Promotions That Aren't Ads For Its Voice-Controlled Assistant
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @04:41PM Burglars Can Easily Make Google Nest Security Cameras Stop Recording
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @04:31PM Wells Fargo: All ATMs Will Take Phone Codes, Not Just Cards
Monday March 20, 2017 @08:49PM Samsung Announces Bixby, Its New Digital Assistant Launching With the Galaxy S8
Monday March 20, 2017 @07:32PM New Technology Combines Lip Motion and Passwords For User Authentication
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:00PM Google Maps Lets You Record Your Parking Location, Time Left At the Meter
Monday March 20, 2017 @09:39AM Windows 10 Will Download Some Updates Even Over a Metered Connection
Monday March 20, 2017 @01:54AM Canonical Helps Launch A Snap Store For The Orange Pi Community
Sunday March 19, 2017 @02:34PM Your Hotel Room Photos Could Help Catch Sex Traffickers
Friday March 17, 2017 @09:48PM Southwest Airlines Is Doing Away With Pneumatic Tubes, Paper Tickets
Friday March 17, 2017 @08:03PM Ask Slashdot: Best Virtual Reality Headsets?
Friday March 17, 2017 @06:07PM Windows 10 UAC Bypass Uses Backup and Restore Utility
Friday March 17, 2017 @06:00PM Insurance Startup Uses Behavioral Science To Keep Customers Honest
Friday March 17, 2017 @04:32PM Raspberry Pi Becomes Third Best-Selling General Purpose Computer of All Time, Beating Commodore 64
Friday March 17, 2017 @04:20PM YouTube To Discontinue Video Annotations Because They Never Worked On Mobile
Thursday March 16, 2017 @09:21PM Google Releases Open Source 'Guetzli' JPEG Encoder
Thursday March 16, 2017 @06:08PM Class-Action Lawsuit Targets LG Over Legendary G4, V10 Bootloop Issues
Thursday March 16, 2017 @05:17PM Math Teacher Solves Adobe Semaphore Puzzle
Thursday March 16, 2017 @04:47PM Microsoft Locks Ryzen, Kaby Lake Users Out of Updates On Windows 7, 8.1
Thursday March 16, 2017 @04:25PM Ray Kurzweil On How We'll End Up Merging With Our Technology
Thursday March 16, 2017 @12:25PM Swatch Takes on Google, Apple With Watch Operating System
Thursday March 16, 2017 @10:30AM Microsoft To End Support For Windows Vista In Less Than a Month
Thursday March 16, 2017 @01:36AM Ask Slashdot: How To Teach Generic Engineers Coding, Networking, and Computing?
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @06:00PM NSA, DOE Say China's Supercomputing Advances Put US At Risk
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @05:22PM GitLab Acquires Software Chat Startup Gitter, Will Open-Source the Code
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @05:14PM Dungeons and Dragons Goes Digital
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @04:33PM NetBSD 7.1 Released
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @04:18PM Inside a Phishing Gang That Targets Victims of iPhone Theft
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @04:09PM Court Orders ISP To Hand Identities Behind 5,300 IP Addresses To Copyright Trolls
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @01:21AM Hacking Victim Can't Sue Foreign Government For Hacking Him On US Soil, Says Court
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @07:33PM Kickstarter Campaign Aims To Add a Full Android Device To the Back of Your iPhone
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @06:44PM Uber Is Using In-App Podcasts To Dissuade Seattle Drivers From Unionizing
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @05:25PM You Can Now Send, Request Money In Gmail On Android
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @04:55PM Chrome 57 Limits Background Tabs Usage To 1% Per CPU Core
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @04:30PM Vibrator Maker To Pay Millions Over Claims It Secretly Tracked Use
Monday March 13, 2017 @08:39PM Nintendo Switch Ships With Unpatched 6-Month-Old WebKit Vulnerabilities
Monday March 13, 2017 @05:12PM Microsoft's Project Scorpio Will Pack Internal PSU, 4K Game DVR Capture
Monday March 13, 2017 @04:54PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Solve the Instant Messaging Problem?
Monday March 13, 2017 @04:46PM Online Job Sites May Block Older Workers
Sunday March 12, 2017 @03:32PM Notepad++ Update Fixes 'CIA Hacking' Issue
Saturday March 11, 2017 @01:30AM Malware Found Preinstalled On 38 Android Phones Used By 2 Companies
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:02PM California Says Autonomous Cars Don't Need Human Drivers
Friday March 10, 2017 @05:10PM Intel Security Releases Detection Tool For EFI Rootkits After CIA Leak
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:48PM Message For AMD: Open PSP Will Improve Security, Hinder Intel
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:24PM MAC Address Randomization Flaws Leave Android and iOS Phones Open To Tracking
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:02PM Oculus CTO John Carmack Is Suing ZeniMax For $22.5 Million
Friday March 10, 2017 @09:28AM Google Launches Official Gmail Add-On Program
Thursday March 09, 2017 @06:12PM Nearly 200,000 Wi-Fi Cameras Are Open To Hacking
Thursday March 09, 2017 @05:14PM PlayStation 4.5 Update Brings HDD Support, PS4 Pro 'Boost Mode'
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @09:58PM Microsoft Is Spamming Windows 10 File Explorer With Ads For OneDrive Storage
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @07:17PM Quantum Computer Learns To 'See' Trees
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @04:09PM Apple Says It's Already Fixed Many WikiLeaks Security Issues
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @11:34PM Airbus Reveals a Modular, Self-Piloting Flying Car Concept
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @06:53PM AMD Offers Full Details and Performance of Zen-Based Naples Server Platform
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @05:57PM Developer Proclaims Death of Cyberfox Web Browser
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @02:06AM Mozilla Firefox 52 Released As ESR Branch, Will Receive Security Updates Until 2018
Monday March 06, 2017 @09:45PM Amazon Shares Data With Arkansas Prosecutor In Murder Case
Monday March 06, 2017 @07:06PM Poachers Are Trying To Hack Animal Tracking Systems
Monday March 06, 2017 @04:52PM Waze and Other Traffic Dodging Apps Prompt Cities To Game the Algorithms
Monday March 06, 2017 @04:24PM Ask Slashdot: Best File System For the Ages?
Friday March 03, 2017 @11:50PM Microsoft Finally Releases A Beta Version of Skype For Linux
Friday March 03, 2017 @06:38PM Snapchat Wanted $150K To Not Run NRA Ads On Gun Control Group Videos
Friday March 03, 2017 @06:26PM Bill Would Legalize Active Defense Against Hacks
Thursday March 02, 2017 @07:44PM NASA Releases 2017-2018 Catalog of Software For Free
Thursday March 02, 2017 @04:46PM One Bitcoin Is Now Worth More Than One Ounce of Gold
Thursday March 02, 2017 @04:37PM The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review By Ars Technica
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @07:42PM Court Throws Out $533 Million Verdict Against Apple Over Data Storage Patent
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:45PM Researcher Breaks ReCAPTCHA Using Google's Speech Recognition API
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:14PM Software Engineer Detained At JFK, Given Test To Prove He's An Engineer
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @01:53AM AOL Is Cutting Off Third-Party App Access To AIM
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:41PM YouTube Unveils YouTube TV, Its Live TV Streaming Service
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:31PM Ask Slashdot: What Would Happen If All Software Ran On All Platforms?
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:13PM Moto, Huawei Are Replacing the Android Keys With a Touchpad
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @01:14PM Microsoft Is Killing Off Skype WiFi Service
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @01:17AM One Billion Hours of YouTube Are Watched Every Day
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @01:03AM CloudPets IoT Toys Leaked and Ransomed, Exposing Kids' Voice Messages
Monday February 27, 2017 @04:38PM Mozilla Acquires Pocket and Its More Than 10 Million Users
Monday February 27, 2017 @04:32PM LG Unveils G6 Android Nougat Smartphone With a Compact 5.7-Inch QHD+ 18:9 Display
Monday February 27, 2017 @10:35AM Microsoft To Introduce a New Feature In Windows 10 Which Will Allow Users To Block Installation of Desktop Apps
Monday February 27, 2017 @09:25AM Indian State Saves $45 Million As Schools Switch To Open Source Software
Saturday February 25, 2017 @09:13PM GitHub Invites Contributions To 'Open Source Guides'
Friday February 24, 2017 @05:00PM Arizona Bill Would Make Students In Grades 4-12 Participate Once In An Hour of Code
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:03PM Alphabet's Waymo Sues Uber For Allegedly Stealing Self-Driving Secrets
Thursday February 23, 2017 @06:20PM Self-Driving Cars Should Be Liable For Accidents, Not the Passengers: UK Government
Thursday February 23, 2017 @04:53PM Judge Rules Against Forced Fingerprinting
Thursday February 23, 2017 @04:32PM Valve Releases SteamVR For Linux
Thursday February 23, 2017 @04:14PM Cellebrite Can Now Unlock Apple iPhone 6, 6 Plus
Thursday February 23, 2017 @12:03PM Microsoft Research Developing An AI To Put Coders Out of a Job
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:57AM Microsoft Creates Skype Lite Especially For India
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @05:10PM Paralyzed Man Uses Brain Implant To Type Eight Words Per Minute
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @04:28PM Software Vendor Who Hid 'Supply Chain' Breach Outed
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @02:42AM Google Releases Open Source File Sharing Project 'Upspin' On GitHub
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @08:09PM Valve's Gabe Newell Says Only 30 SteamVR Apps Have Made $250,000+
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @07:50PM College Senior Turns His Honda Civic Into a Self-Driving Car Using Free Hardware, Software
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:36PM Wyden To Introduce Bill To Prohibit Warrantless Phone Searches At Border
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @04:39PM PHP Becomes First Programming Language To Add 'Modern' Cryptography Library In Its Core
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @04:20PM UPS Develops 'Rolling Warehouse' System In Which Drones Are Launched From Atop Trucks
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @10:41AM Microsoft Confirms Another 2017 Update After Windows 10 Creators Update
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @10:32AM TransferWise Launches International Money Transfers Via Facebook
Friday February 17, 2017 @08:32PM Researchers Discover Security Problems Under the Hood of Automobile Apps
Friday February 17, 2017 @07:41PM Mozilla Thunderbird Finally Makes Its Way Back Into Debian's Repos
Friday February 17, 2017 @01:03PM Accenture To Create 15,000 Jobs In US
Thursday February 16, 2017 @11:39PM 99.6 Percent of New Smartphones Run Android or iOS
Thursday February 16, 2017 @04:31PM FCC Chairman Wants It To Be Easier To Listen To Free FM Radio On Your Smartphone
Thursday February 16, 2017 @12:49AM Apple's iPhone 8 To Replace Touch ID Home Button With 'Function Area'
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @06:14PM MariaDB Fixes Business Source License, Releases MaxScale 2.1
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:49PM JavaScript Attack Breaks ASLR On 22 CPU Architectures
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @07:23PM Is IoT a Reason To Learn C?
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @07:06PM How Algorithms May Affect You
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @06:40PM Facebook To Autoplay Videos With Sound On By Default
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @04:53PM AI Software Juggles Probabilities To Learn From Less Data
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @04:44PM University DDoSed By Its Own IoT Devices
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @04:09PM New Office Sensors Know When You Leave Your Desk
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @10:28AM Skype Gets A New Competitor: Amazon Announces Chime
Monday February 13, 2017 @07:06PM Microsoft's Open-Source Graph Engine Takes On Neo4j
Monday February 13, 2017 @05:26PM Engineers On Google's Self-Driving Car Project Were Paid So Much That They Quit
Monday February 13, 2017 @12:04AM LinuxQuestions Users Choose Their Favorite Distro: Slackware
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:01AM Spammer Faces Decades In Prison For Sending More Than 1 Million Spam Emails
Friday February 10, 2017 @10:18PM Nanorods Emit and Detect Light, Could Lead To Displays That Communicate Via Li-Fi
Friday February 10, 2017 @05:46PM Valve Is Shutting Down Steam's Greenlight Community Voting System
Thursday February 09, 2017 @06:47PM Republicans Are Reportedly Using a Self-Destructing Message App To Avoid Leaks
Thursday February 09, 2017 @05:21PM Arby's Probes Possible Data Breach Affecting 355,000 Credit Cards
Thursday February 09, 2017 @03:59PM Microsoft Teases Windows 10's Upcoming 'Project Neon' Design Language
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @08:06PM Linux Kernel 3.18 Reaches End of Life
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @07:35PM Android Wear 2.0 Is An Evolutionary Update To Google's Smartwatch OS
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @05:07PM Facebook Is Closing 200 of Its 500 VR Demo Stations At Best Buy Stores Across US
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @04:55PM Police Arrest Five Men For Selling Kodi Boxes 'Fully Loaded' With Illegal Streaming Apps
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @04:22PM Programmer Develops Phone Bot To Target Windows Support Scammers
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @06:05PM Goldman Sachs Automated Trading Replaces 600 Traders With 200 Engineers
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @05:11PM World of Warcraft Gold Can Now Be Used To Buy Other Blizzard Games
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @04:43PM Google Brain Creates Technology That Can Zoom In, Enhance Pixelated Images
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @04:01PM Iris Scans and Fingerprints Could Be Your Ticket On British Rail
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @12:25AM Dozens of Popular iOS Apps Vulnerable To Intercept of TLS-Protected Data
Monday February 06, 2017 @05:18PM French Politician Uses Hologram To Hold Meetings In Two Cities At the Same Time
Monday February 06, 2017 @04:25PM Overwatch Director Speaks Out Against Console Mouse/keyboard Adapters
Monday February 06, 2017 @02:42AM DRM Company Denuvo Forgets To Secure Its Server, Leaks Two Years Of Emails
Saturday February 04, 2017 @04:32AM Microsoft Is Disabling Older Versions of Skype For Mac and Windows On March 1
Friday February 03, 2017 @06:13PM First Screenshots of Microsoft's Windows 10 Cloud OS Leak Online
Friday February 03, 2017 @05:18PM Zero-Day Windows Security Flaw Can Crash Systems, Cause BSODs
Friday February 03, 2017 @04:59PM Google To Force Basic HTML Gmail On Older Chrome Versions
Friday February 03, 2017 @04:48PM Nintendo Halts Wii U Production In Anticipation of Switch Launch
Friday February 03, 2017 @04:41PM Google Will Reportedly Remove Google Now Launcher From Play Store
Friday February 03, 2017 @04:24PM Lawsuit Claims Apple Forced Users To iOS 7 By Breaking FaceTime
Thursday February 02, 2017 @06:51PM Mexican Surgeon Uses VR Headset To Distract Patients During Surgery
Thursday February 02, 2017 @06:16PM Snapchat Files For a $3 Billion IPO
Thursday February 02, 2017 @04:33PM Cisco Patches 'Prime Home' Flaw That Allowed Hackers To Reach Into People's Homes
Thursday February 02, 2017 @04:17PM The Netherlands Opts For Manual Vote-Count Amid Cyberattack Fears
Thursday February 02, 2017 @04:00PM Ransomware Completely Shuts Down Ohio Town Government
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:49PM Computer Lets Fully Paralyzed Patients Speak For First Time
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:10PM Jury Orders Oculus To Pay $500 Million In ZeniMax Lawsuit
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @04:16PM Tim Sweeney Dislikes Windows 10 Cloud Rumors, Calls OS 'Crush Steam Edition'
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @09:53AM LibreOffice 5.3 Officially Released
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @09:34AM Google Chrome Engineer Says Windows Defender 'the Only Well Behaved Antivirus', Cites 'Tons of Empirical Data'
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @02:49AM Facebook Changes Feed To Promote Posts That Aren't Fake, Sensational, Or Spam
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @06:53PM Apple Sets a New Record For iPhone Sales
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @06:08PM AI Decisively Defeats Four Pro Poker Players In 'Brains Vs AI' Tournament
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @05:17PM Touch Bar MacBook Pros Are Being Banned From Bar Exams Over Predictive Text
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @04:20PM KDE Plasma 5.9 Released
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @04:00PM Roku Owners: Comcast Is About To Sell You Cable TV Without the Cable Box
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @11:19AM Indian IT Sector Warns Against US Visa Bill
Monday January 30, 2017 @09:20PM Razer Buys Nextbit
Monday January 30, 2017 @05:13PM 'Father of Pac-Man,' Masaya Nakamura, Dies At Age 91
Monday January 30, 2017 @05:09PM Former Fed Employee Fined $5,000 For Installing Bitcoin Software On Server
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:58PM Google Quietly Makes 'Optional' Web DRM Mandatory In Chrome
Monday January 30, 2017 @10:38AM Let Us Now Praise MacroMind Director
Sunday January 29, 2017 @08:27PM Microsoft Reports New Subscribers For Office 365 Plunged 62%
Friday January 27, 2017 @11:49PM iPhone 7 Ousts Samsung Galaxy Note 4 As 'Device of Choice' For UK Defense Officials
Friday January 27, 2017 @11:36PM Remote Attackers Can Force Samsung Galaxy Devices Into Never-Ending Reboot Loop
Friday January 27, 2017 @08:15PM USB-C Power Meter Helps You Spot Counterfeit Accessories Before They Fry Your Gadgets
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:53PM Apple Is Moving Its Entire International iTunes Business To Ireland
Friday January 27, 2017 @04:48PM Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Says PC Market Is Finally Stabilizing
Friday January 27, 2017 @01:27PM Adobe Is Killing Contribute, Director, and Shockwave