Slashdot Items Tagged "software"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @02:44AM Tech Giants Are Paying Huge Salaries For Scarce AI Talent
Monday October 23, 2017 @06:09PM Why Xbox One Backward Compatibility Took So Long
Friday October 20, 2017 @05:00PM Software Developer Creates Personal Cryptocurrency
Friday October 20, 2017 @04:35PM Tim Cook Confirms the Mac Mini Isn't Dead
Thursday October 19, 2017 @07:11PM Could VR Field Trips Replace the Real Thing?
Thursday October 19, 2017 @05:05PM Denuvo's DRM Now Being Cracked Within Hours of Release
Thursday October 19, 2017 @04:53PM How Google's Pixel 2 'Now Playing' Song Identification Works
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @03:53PM DeepMind's Go-Playing AI Doesn't Need Human Help To Beat Us Anymore
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @06:59PM EA Shuts Down Visceral Games, Shifting Development On Its Star Wars Game
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @05:29PM Android Oreo Helps Google's Pixel 2 Smartphones Outperform Other Android Flagships
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @05:12PM Google Maps Ditches Walking Calorie Counter After Backlash
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @04:51PM Netflix, Amazon, Movie Studios Sue Over TickBox Streaming Device
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @02:48PM Companies Overlook Risks in Open Source Software, Survey Finds
Monday October 16, 2017 @09:13PM Essential Is Getting Sued For Allegedly Stealing Wireless Connector Technology
Monday October 16, 2017 @05:56PM Google Photos Now Recognizes Your Pets
Monday October 16, 2017 @05:36PM Every Patch For 'KRACK' Wi-Fi Vulnerability Available Right Now
Monday October 16, 2017 @05:19PM Microsoft's Fall Update With Redesigned Xbox Dashboard Is Now Available To All
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:56PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Hard Truths IT Must Learn To Accept?
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:38PM Apple To Appeal Five-Year-Long Patent Battle After $439.7 Million Loss
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:21PM Kaspersky Lab Finds Flash Vulnerability Through Microsoft Word
Saturday October 14, 2017 @12:52PM Over 500 Million PCs Are Secretly Mining Cryptocurrency, Researchers Reveal
Saturday October 14, 2017 @11:49AM How Open Source Software Helps The Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Friday October 13, 2017 @07:01PM Russia Reportedly Used Pokemon Go In an Effort To Inflame Racial Tensions
Friday October 13, 2017 @06:01PM Latest iOS Update Shows Apple Can Use Software To Break Phones Repaired By Independent Shops
Friday October 13, 2017 @05:23PM Samsung Electronics CEO Resigns Over 'Unprecedented Crisis'
Friday October 13, 2017 @05:13PM Apple To Ditch Touch ID Altogether For All of Next Year's iPhones
Friday October 13, 2017 @04:42PM Dutch Privacy Regulator Says Windows 10 Breaks the Law
Thursday October 12, 2017 @05:48PM Google Is Really Good At Design
Thursday October 12, 2017 @04:22PM Alphabet's Waymo Demanded $1 Billion In Settlement Talks With Uber
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:43PM Is the Chromebook the New Android Tablet?
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:22PM PornHub Uses Computer Vision To ID Actors, Acts In Its Videos
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @06:07PM OxygenOS Telemetry Lets OnePlus Tie Phones To Individual Users
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @05:57PM Symantec CEO: Source Code Reviews Pose Unacceptable Risk
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @04:34PM KDE Plasma 5.11 Released
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @04:31PM How Does Microsoft Avoid Being the Next IBM?
Monday October 09, 2017 @05:56PM Alphabet's Waymo and Intel Are Launching Public Campaigns To Build Trust In Self-Driving Cars
Monday October 09, 2017 @04:29PM OpenBSD 6.2 Released
Monday October 09, 2017 @09:59AM Microsoft Exec Says Windows 10 Mobile is No Longer a 'Focus'
Friday October 06, 2017 @07:10PM Apple Doesn't Deliberately Slow Down Older Devices According To Benchmark Analysis
Friday October 06, 2017 @06:28PM Browsers Will Store Credit Card Details Similar to How They Save Passwords
Thursday October 05, 2017 @04:41PM Uber's iOS App Had Secret Permissions That Allowed It to Copy Your Phone Screen, Researchers Say
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @07:36PM The Google Clips Camera Puts AI Behind the Lens
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @07:28PM Mozilla To End All Firefox Support For XP, Vista In June 2018
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @06:23PM Mattel's New Baby Monitor Uses AI To Soothe Babies and Lawmakers Aren't Happy About It
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @11:13AM Ask Slashdot: Share Your Security Review Tales
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @07:25PM According To Star Trek: Discovery, Starfleet Still Runs Microsoft Windows
Monday October 02, 2017 @10:04AM Code is Too Hard To Think About
Saturday September 30, 2017 @12:11PM Microsoft Explains Why Edge Has So Few Extensions
Saturday September 30, 2017 @12:53AM Microsoft Releases 'Next Generation' Preview of Skype For Linux
Thursday September 28, 2017 @04:38PM Apple Recommends Children Under 13, Twins and Siblings Do Not Use Face ID On iPhone X
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @10:45PM Internet Explorer Bug Leaks Whatever You Type In the Address Bar
Monday September 25, 2017 @05:40PM Is Project Management Killing Good Products, Teams and Software?
Monday September 25, 2017 @04:49PM Tesla Model 3 Owners Share More Info On Model
Monday September 25, 2017 @12:32PM iOS 11 Is Causing Massive Battery Drain Problems
Saturday September 23, 2017 @08:08AM Info on CCleaner Infections Lost Due To Malware Server Running Out of Disk Space
Friday September 22, 2017 @09:20PM Apple's Swift 4.0 Includes A Compatibility Mode For 'The Majority' Of Swift 3.x Code
Friday September 22, 2017 @05:31PM Adobe Security Team Accidentally Posts Private PGP Key On Blog
Thursday September 21, 2017 @05:26PM A New Zealand Company Built An AI Baby That Plays the Piano
Thursday September 21, 2017 @04:39PM Ford Is Using Microsoft's HoloLens To Design Cars In Augmented Reality
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:53PM Firefox For iOS Gets Tracking Protection, Firefox Focus For Android Gets Tabs
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @07:03PM Bill Gates Says He's Sorry About Control-Alt-Delete
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:11PM Amazon Is Reportedly Working On Alexa-Enabled Smart Glasses
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @04:01PM iOS 11 Released
Monday September 18, 2017 @09:37PM AI Just Made Guessing Your Password a Whole Lot Easier
Monday September 18, 2017 @07:00PM Equifax Suffered a Hack Almost Five Months Earlier Than the Date It Disclosed
Monday September 18, 2017 @05:51PM Ethereum Will Match Visa In Scale In a 'Couple of Years,' Says Founder
Monday September 18, 2017 @05:09PM Navy Plans To Use Xbox 360 Controllers For New Periscope Systems Aboard Its Submarines
Monday September 18, 2017 @04:07PM Samsung Finally Lets You Disable the Bixby Button Without a Third-Party App
Saturday September 16, 2017 @05:41PM Ask Slashdot: What's the Best Business Model for An Open Source Developer?
Friday September 15, 2017 @10:00PM More Millennials Would Give Up Voting Than Texting
Thursday September 14, 2017 @04:39PM KDE Plasma 5.11 Beta Released
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @08:54PM GNOME 3.26 Released
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @03:29PM Windows 10 Will Soon Give Users More Control Over App Permissions
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @05:00PM Apple Is Releasing macOS High Sierra On September 25
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @04:39PM 'Operational Limitations' In Tesla Model S Played a 'Major Role' In Autopilot Crash, Says NTSB
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @04:30PM BlueBorne Vulnerabilities Impact Over 5 Billion Bluetooth-Enabled Devices
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @04:22PM Researchers Catch Microsoft Zero-Day Used To Install Government Spyware
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @02:39PM Apple Announces iPhone X With Edge-To-Edge Display, Wireless Charging and No Home Button
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @03:04AM Chatbot Lets You Sue Equifax For Up To $25,000 Without a Lawyer
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @12:03AM Equifax's App Has Disappeared From Apple's App Store and Google Play
Monday September 11, 2017 @06:50PM Google Publicly Releases Internal Developer Documentation Style Guide
Monday September 11, 2017 @06:16PM Virginia Scraps Electronic Voting Machines Hackers Destroyed At DefCon
Monday September 11, 2017 @05:46PM The New Corporate Recruitment Pool: Workers In Dead-End Jobs
Monday September 11, 2017 @04:48PM Equifax Blames Open-Source Software For Its Record-Breaking Security Breach
Sunday September 10, 2017 @04:24PM How Proprietary Software Lets Companies Cheat
Saturday September 09, 2017 @03:30PM Kodi Is Fighting Trademark Trolls
Friday September 08, 2017 @05:08PM AI Can Detect Sexual Orientation Based On Person's Photo
Friday September 08, 2017 @04:31PM Best Buy Stops Selling Kaspersky Security Software
Friday September 08, 2017 @04:15PM Uber Faces FBI Probe Over Program Targeting Rival Lyft
Friday September 08, 2017 @04:09PM UN Aviation Agency To Call For Global Drone Registry
Thursday September 07, 2017 @07:16PM IBM To Invest $240 Million To Develop AI Research Lab With MIT
Thursday September 07, 2017 @06:30PM The Google Drive App For PC, Mac Is Being Shut Down In March
Thursday September 07, 2017 @06:25PM Bug In Windows Kernel Could Prevent Security Software From Identifying Malware
Thursday September 07, 2017 @01:11PM Software To Capture Votes in Upcoming National Election is Insecure
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @06:40PM Android Oreo Bug Eats Up Mobile Data Even When On Wi-Fi
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @04:52PM Google's Street View Cars Are Now Giant, Mobile 3D Scanners
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @04:27PM Android Oreo's Rollback Protection Will Block OS Downgrades
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @04:11PM Chrome 61 Arrives With JavaScript Modules, WebUSB Support
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @07:22PM TrustZone Downgrade Attack Opens Android Devices To Old Vulnerabilities
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:53PM A Critical Apache Struts Security Flaw Makes It 'Easy' To Hack Fortune 100 Firms
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:25PM Microsoft Extends Free Windows 10 S-To-Pro Upgrade Deadline
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @01:14PM Lenovo Won't Pay a Fine For Preinstalling Superfish Adware
Monday September 04, 2017 @05:24PM Oracle Staff Report Big Layoffs Across Solaris, SPARC Teams
Sunday September 03, 2017 @12:53PM With Android Oreo, Google Is Introducing Linux Kernel Requirements
Sunday September 03, 2017 @12:38PM ReactOS 0.4.6 Released
Sunday September 03, 2017 @12:21PM Is Apple Copying Palm's WebOS?
Sunday September 03, 2017 @12:41AM AT&T Uverse Modems Found To Have Several Serious Security Vulnerabilities
Friday September 01, 2017 @07:06PM US Cops Can't Keep License Plate Data Scans Secret Without Reason, Court Rules
Friday September 01, 2017 @06:30PM Slashdot Asks: How Do You Navigate Your Smartphone?
Thursday August 31, 2017 @04:29PM Postmates Lays Off All Its City Managers
Thursday August 31, 2017 @04:23PM LG Announces V30 Smartphone With 'FullVision' OLED Display, Dual Cameras
Thursday August 31, 2017 @02:44PM Billionaire Brothers Want to Build a Cheaper Rival to Slack
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @07:04PM Messaging-App Kik's Big Bet On Digital Coin Offering
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @06:57PM Palm Devices Are Coming In 2018 Without WebOS, Says Report
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @06:00PM Uber Says It'll Stop Tracking Riders After They're Dropped Off
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @03:23PM Google Assistant Coming Soon To More Speakers, Appliances and Other Devices
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @02:29PM Best Buy Will Now Send a Salesperson To Your House To Sell You Things
Monday August 28, 2017 @11:40PM Popular YouTube Artist Uses AI To Record New Album
Monday August 28, 2017 @02:29PM Tech Firms Team Up To Take Down 'WireX' Android DDoS Botnet
Monday August 28, 2017 @01:54PM New York City Cops Will Replace Their 36,000 Windows Phones With iPhones
Sunday August 27, 2017 @02:39AM A New Non-Money Oriented Crowdsourcing Platform Based On Code Contributions
Friday August 25, 2017 @05:53PM JavaScript Is Eating The World
Friday August 25, 2017 @04:56PM Waymo Built a Fake City In California To Test Self-Driving Cars
Friday August 25, 2017 @04:30PM Ask Slashdot: What Modern PC Games Would You Recommend For An Old School Gamer?
Friday August 25, 2017 @02:47PM Software Is Eating the Auto Industry
Friday August 25, 2017 @11:50AM Why Are There So Many Knobs in Audio Software?
Thursday August 24, 2017 @07:04PM Apple Is Planning a 4K Upgrade For Its TV Box
Thursday August 24, 2017 @06:58PM The CIA Built a Fake Software Update System To Spy On Intel Partners
Thursday August 24, 2017 @06:45PM Ask Slashdot: Best Non-Smart TV Sets?
Thursday August 24, 2017 @04:42PM Apple To Build $1.3 Billion Iowa Data Center, Get $208 Million In Incentives
Thursday August 24, 2017 @04:09PM Elon Musk Rolled Out Autopilot Despite Engineers' Safety Concerns, Says Report
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @07:01PM Google Pulls 500+ Backdoored Apps With Over 100 Million Downloads From Google Play
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @06:34PM IRS Now Has a Tool To Unmask Bitcoin Tax Evaders
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:42PM Chrome Adds Warning For Extensions That Take Over Your Proxy Settings
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @06:06PM Slashdot Asks: What Are Your Favorite Android Oreo Features?
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @05:08PM Iowa Computer Programmer Gets 25 Years For Lottery Scam
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @04:57PM Sony Blocks Yet Another Game From Cross-Console Play With Xbox One
Monday August 21, 2017 @06:29PM Facebook Makes Safety Check a Permanent Feature
Monday August 21, 2017 @06:23PM iPhone 8's 3D Face Scanner Will Work In 'Millionths of a Second'
Monday August 21, 2017 @04:46PM DJI Spark Owners Must Update Firmware By September, Or Their Machines Will Be Bricked
Monday August 21, 2017 @03:56PM Microsoft Outlines the Upgrade Procedures For Xbox One X
Monday August 21, 2017 @03:41PM Android O Is Now Officially Android Oreo
Sunday August 20, 2017 @12:38AM What Happened To Winamp?
Friday August 18, 2017 @06:16PM How Hackers Can Use Pop Songs To 'Watch' You
Friday August 18, 2017 @04:58PM Android O Is Officially Launching August 21
Friday August 18, 2017 @04:48PM Waymo Patent Shows Plans To Replace Steering Wheel, Pedals With Push Button
Friday August 18, 2017 @04:21PM Google Explains Why It Banned the App For Gab, a Right-Wing Twitter Rival
Friday August 18, 2017 @04:16PM The Verge's Essential Phone Review: An Arcane Artifact From an Unrealized Future
Thursday August 17, 2017 @06:21PM iOS 11 Has a Feature To Temporarily Disable Touch ID
Thursday August 17, 2017 @06:09PM Google Researchers Made An Algorithm To Delete Watermarks From Photos
Thursday August 17, 2017 @05:42PM PlayStation 4 Update 5.0 Officially Revealed
Thursday August 17, 2017 @05:10PM Motorola Patents a Display That Can Heal Its Own Cracked Screen With Heat
Thursday August 17, 2017 @04:36PM Hacker Claims To Have Decrypted Apple's Secure Enclave Processor Firmware
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @05:29PM 'Surkus' App Pays Users To Line Up Outside New Restaurants
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @04:19PM Essential Phone Will Ship Next Week, Shortly After Breaking $1 Billion Valuation
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @05:01PM App Developers Should Charge More If They Want People To Buy Subscriptions, Suggests Report
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @09:11AM We're Not Walking Away From Continuum, Says HP
Monday August 14, 2017 @09:33PM Google Pays Apple $3 Billion Per Year To Remain On the iPhone, Analyst Says
Monday August 14, 2017 @09:26PM Snap Sold Fewer Than 42K Spectacles, Down 35% In Q2
Monday August 14, 2017 @11:54AM Opera Kills Off Its Free Data-Saving App, Opera Max
Friday August 11, 2017 @07:03PM Russian Group That Hacked DNC Used NSA Attack Code In Attack On Hotels
Thursday August 10, 2017 @03:57PM Scientists Create DNA-Based Exploit of a Computer System
Thursday August 10, 2017 @10:22AM T-Mobile To Launch Its Own Branded Budget Smartphone
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @07:24PM Researchers Build True Random Number Generator From Carbon Nanotubes
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @05:34PM Blizzard and DeepMind Turn StarCraft II Into An AI Research Lab
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @04:10PM Disney Sued For Allegedly Spying On Children Through 42 Gaming Apps
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @05:29PM Disney To Pull Its Movies From Netflix and Start Its Own Streaming Service
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @05:19PM AI Factory Boss Will Tell Workers and Robots How To Work Together
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @05:13PM Microsoft Dumps Notorious Chinese Secure Certificate Vendor
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @04:45PM You Can Trick Self-Driving Cars By Defacing Street Signs
Monday August 07, 2017 @04:03PM Android 8.0's 'Streaming OS Updates' Will Work Even If Your Phone Is Full
Monday August 07, 2017 @03:33PM Google Grapples With Fallout After Employee Slams Diversity Efforts
Monday August 07, 2017 @03:09PM YouTube Adds Mobile Chat, Because Google Doesn't Have Enough Messaging Apps
Sunday August 06, 2017 @10:21PM Ask Slashdot: Are My Drone Apps Phoning Home?
Sunday August 06, 2017 @05:49PM High School Students Compete In 'Microsoft Office Championship'
Saturday August 05, 2017 @01:48PM Linux Kernel Hardeners Grsecurity Sue Open Source's Bruce Perens
Friday August 04, 2017 @10:05PM GNOME's Text Editor gedit 'No Longer Maintained', Needs New Developers
Friday August 04, 2017 @06:12PM BLU Claims Innocence, Gets Phones Reinstated On Amazon
Friday August 04, 2017 @05:43PM Apple Plans To Release a Cellular-Capable Watch To Break iPhone Ties
Friday August 04, 2017 @10:13AM Lenovo Switches To Stock Android For All Future Smartphones
Thursday August 03, 2017 @06:40PM Google Now Permits Android Apps That Facilitate Gambling With Real Money
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @04:36PM Uber Drivers Gang Up To Cause Surge Pricing, Research Says
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @04:28PM Cable Giants Step Up Piracy Battle By Interrogating Montreal Software Developer
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @09:42PM Facebook Is Working On a Video Chat Device
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @09:31PM Are App Sizes Out of Control?
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @04:46PM Google Says AI Better Than Humans At Scrubbing Extremist YouTube Content
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @03:48PM New iPhone To Have Tap to Wake, Attention Detection, and Virtual Home Button, Says Report
Monday July 31, 2017 @06:22PM Is the iPhone 'Years' Ahead of Android In Photography?
Monday July 31, 2017 @05:05PM Microsoft's Windows Phone Keyboard For the iPhone Is Dead
Monday July 31, 2017 @04:52PM Bluetooth Battery Level Indicators May Soon Be Coming To Android
Monday July 31, 2017 @04:09PM The US Is Becoming a Hot Spot For Outsourcing
Saturday July 29, 2017 @07:38PM Apple Pulls Anti-Censorship Apps from China's App Store
Saturday July 29, 2017 @04:20AM Ask Slashdot: Should Average Consumers Install More Than One Antivirus Program On Their System?
Saturday July 29, 2017 @03:27AM Stealthy Google Play Apps Recorded Calls and Stole Emails
Saturday July 29, 2017 @12:53AM The US Congress Is Investigating Government Use Of Kaspersky Software
Friday July 28, 2017 @10:25AM Calibri Font Plays Its Role: Pakistan Now Sans Sharif as Prime Minister is Disqualified
Thursday July 27, 2017 @05:06PM YouTube Red and Google Play Music Will Merge To Create a New Service
Thursday July 27, 2017 @04:23PM FreeBSD 11.1 Released
Thursday July 27, 2017 @04:18PM German Court Rules Bosses Can't Use Keyboard-Tracking Software To Spy On Workers
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @02:52PM Qualcomm Opens Its Mobile Chip Deep Learning Framework To All