Slashdot Items Tagged "microsoft"

Date / Time Story
Friday June 15, 2018 @07:47PM Inside the Private Event Where Microsoft, Google, Salesforce and Other Rivals Share Security Secrets
Friday June 15, 2018 @06:38PM Microsoft Program Manager Mistakenly Tweets Office 365 Will Be Rewritten in JavaScript
Friday June 15, 2018 @02:44PM Some Prominent Tech Companies Are Paying Big Money To Kill a California Privacy Initiative
Thursday June 14, 2018 @06:45PM Windows 10 is Adding SwiftKey, Laying the Groundwork For Dual-Screen Tablets
Thursday June 14, 2018 @06:38AM Microsoft is Working on Technology That Would Eliminate Cashiers and Checkout Lines From Stores, Says Report
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @01:17PM Microsoft To Give Office 365, Apps a Makeover
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @11:32AM A Vulnerability in Cortana, Now Patched, Allowed Attacker To Access a Locked Computer, Change Its Password
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @10:17AM Microsoft Explains How it Decides Whether a Vulnerability Will Be Patched Swiftly or Left For a Version Update
Tuesday June 12, 2018 @03:24PM Carmel, Libra, and Andromeda Are the Next Wave of Surface Devices: Report
Tuesday June 12, 2018 @11:48AM Microsoft's Next-Gen Xbox Will Arrive in 2020: Report
Tuesday June 12, 2018 @12:34AM Canada's 'Random' Immigration Lottery Uses Microsoft Excel, Which Isn't Actually Random
Monday June 11, 2018 @08:30AM Microsoft To Stop Offering Support For Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Old Surface Devices in Forums
Sunday June 10, 2018 @06:57PM Microsoft is Working on its Own Game Streaming, Netflix-Like Service
Sunday June 10, 2018 @05:42PM Microsoft Acquires Four Gaming Studios, Including Ninja Theory, As It Looks To Bolster First-Party Catalog
Sunday June 10, 2018 @04:19PM How Microsoft's Windows Red Team Keeps PCs Safe
Saturday June 09, 2018 @01:02AM Linux Foundation Celebrates Microsoft's GitHub Acquisition
Thursday June 07, 2018 @04:51PM Internal Microsoft Poll Shows Employees Are Less Satisfied With Pay
Wednesday June 06, 2018 @09:08AM Microsoft Adds Post-Quantum Cryptography To an OpenVPN Fork
Wednesday June 06, 2018 @09:07AM Microsoft Sinks Data Centre Off Orkney To Test Energy Efficiency
Wednesday June 06, 2018 @09:07AM Microsoft Adds Post-Quantum Cryptography to an OpenVPN Fork
Wednesday June 06, 2018 @09:02AM Microsoft Addresses Pressure From Developer Community, Promises To Rename GVFS
Monday June 04, 2018 @09:46AM Microsoft Is Said to Have Agreed to Acquire Coding Site GitHub
Monday June 04, 2018 @09:14AM Microsoft Acquires GitHub For $7.5B
Monday June 04, 2018 @05:35AM Microsoft's Interest In Buying GitHub Draws Backlash From Developers
Sunday June 03, 2018 @07:55PM American Tech Giants Are Making Life Tough For Startups
Sunday June 03, 2018 @03:19PM Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant Are Coming To Xbox One
Sunday June 03, 2018 @02:26AM Microsoft Sticks With Controversial 'GVFS' Name Despite Backlash
Friday June 01, 2018 @04:34PM Microsoft Is Talking About Acquiring GitHub, Says Report
Friday June 01, 2018 @12:05AM Dell is Reportedly Working on a Dual-Screen Windows ARM Device
Thursday May 31, 2018 @12:09PM Microsoft and Apple Helped Build New Braille Display Standard
Thursday May 31, 2018 @01:28AM Microsoft Is Now More Valuable Than Alphabet
Thursday May 31, 2018 @12:34AM Windows Server 2016 Has an Update Problem, Users Say
Wednesday May 30, 2018 @05:09PM Windows 10 Pro Is a Dead End For the Enterprise, Gartner Says
Tuesday May 29, 2018 @06:10PM HoloLens Can Act As Eyes For Blind Users and Guide Them With Audio Prompts, New Research Shows
Friday May 25, 2018 @08:25PM Microsoft Wins A Big Cloud Deal With America's Intelligence Community
Friday May 25, 2018 @09:20AM Microsoft Explains Why Windows Defender Isn't Ranked Higher in New Antivirus Tests
Wednesday May 23, 2018 @02:24PM Microsoft Also Has An AI Bot That Makes Phone Calls To Humans
Tuesday May 22, 2018 @01:08PM The Whole World is Now a Computer, Says Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella
Tuesday May 22, 2018 @08:18AM Microsoft To Block Flash In Office 365 Starting January 2019
Tuesday May 22, 2018 @06:34AM Microsoft to Block Flash in Office 365 Starting January 2019
Monday May 21, 2018 @05:40PM Google and Microsoft Disclose New CPU Flaw, and the Fix Can Slow Machines Down
Monday May 21, 2018 @05:35PM US Treasury Secretary Calls For Google Monopoly Probe
Saturday May 19, 2018 @11:21PM Bill Gates Shares His Memories of Donald Trump
Friday May 18, 2018 @04:21PM Google Is Making An AR Headset With New Qualcomm Chips
Thursday May 17, 2018 @06:05PM Microsoft Announces Xbox Adaptive Controller For Players With Disabilities
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @02:43PM Rollout of Windows 10 April Update Halted For Devices With Intel and Toshiba SSDs
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @08:24AM Microsoft To Launch a Line of Lower-Cost Surface Tablets With 10-inch Displays By Second Half of 2018, Report Says
Tuesday May 15, 2018 @12:38PM Surface Hub 2 Coming in 2019, Looks Amazing
Saturday May 12, 2018 @07:24AM Microsoft To Replace Surface Pro 4 Tablets Affected By Screen Flickering
Friday May 11, 2018 @06:26PM Microsoft Turned Customers Against the Skype Brand
Friday May 11, 2018 @02:50AM Microsoft Works To Port Ubuntu To Windows ARM
Wednesday May 09, 2018 @01:29PM Multiple OS Vendors Release Security Patches After Misinterpreting Intel Docs
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @05:49PM Windows Notepad Finally Supports Unix, Mac OS Line Endings
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @11:22AM Microsoft Adds Support for JavaScript Functions in Excel
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @07:43AM Microsoft Hopes Money Will Entice More Developers
Monday May 07, 2018 @04:54PM Microsoft Is Moving Kinect to the Cloud
Monday May 07, 2018 @12:29PM Microsoft's New Mobile Strategy: Create Windows-like App 'Experiences' For Smartphones
Monday May 07, 2018 @11:59AM Microsoft Says 700M Devices Now Run Windows 10
Saturday May 05, 2018 @01:07PM Microsoft's 'Meltdown' Patch For Windows 10 Contains a Fatal Flaw
Friday May 04, 2018 @02:15AM Windows 10 Is Finally Getting An Improved Screenshot Tool
Thursday May 03, 2018 @01:35PM Ask Slashdot: Any Idiosyncrasies of the New Windows 10 April 2018 Update?
Thursday May 03, 2018 @11:30AM Unable to sign out from '' is not considered a security issue
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @06:48PM Hacktivists, Tech Giants Protest Georgia's 'Hack-Back' Bill
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @02:42PM Researcher Finds a Way to Bypass Meltdown Patches on Windows 10
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @01:07PM Google Chrome is Freezing Intermittently With the Windows 10 April 2018 Update, Users Say
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @12:31AM FTC Gives Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo 30 Days To Get Rid of Illegal Warranty-Void-if-Removed Stickers
Sunday April 29, 2018 @11:09AM Microsoft Attempts To Spin Its Role in Counterfeiting Case
Sunday April 29, 2018 @12:22AM Code Published for Triggering a BSOD on Windows Computers -- Even If They're Locked
Saturday April 28, 2018 @10:06AM PoC Code Published for Triggering an Instant BSOD on All Recent Windows Versions
Friday April 27, 2018 @10:36AM Windows 10 April 2018 Update is Coming On April 30
Thursday April 26, 2018 @05:35PM iTunes Now Available From the Microsoft Store For Windows 10
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @11:31AM Microsoft Plans Version of Windows 10 For Devices With Limited Storage
Tuesday April 24, 2018 @06:13PM Xbox One April Update Rolling Out With Low-Latency Mode, FreeSync, and 1440p Support; 120Hz Support Coming In May Update
Monday April 23, 2018 @06:20PM Microsoft Readies Windows 10 April Update With New Features and Enhancements
Monday April 23, 2018 @05:25PM Surface Phone Speculation Spurred By New Phone APIs In Windows
Monday April 23, 2018 @03:09PM Hacking a Satellite is Surprisingly Easy
Monday April 23, 2018 @10:40AM Microsoft Developers Hid a Secret Puzzle in Windows Backgrounds as They Knew Images Would Leak
Sunday April 22, 2018 @02:52PM Are Widescreen Laptops Dumb?
Thursday April 19, 2018 @01:00PM Microsoft Has Run Out of Windows Phone Stock
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @02:42PM Microsoft Ports Edge Anti-Phishing Technology To Google Chrome
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @02:40PM Microsoft Drops OneNote From Office, Pushes Users To Windows 10 Version
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @01:23PM Microsoft Ports Edge Anti-Phishing Technology to Google Chrome
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @01:14PM One Laptop Per Child's $100 Laptop Was Going To Change the World -- Then it All Went Wrong
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @07:51AM Microsoft Delays Windows 10 Spring Creators Update Because of 'Higher Percentage of BSODs'
Monday April 16, 2018 @07:44PM Microsoft Built Its Own Custom Linux Kernel For Its New IoT Service
Monday April 16, 2018 @04:59PM ReactOS 0.4.8 Released
Sunday April 15, 2018 @08:12AM Microsoft Engineer Charged In Reveton Ransomware Case
Sunday April 15, 2018 @08:11AM Microsoft Windows 10 Gains Linux/WSL Console Copy and Paste Functionality
Sunday April 15, 2018 @07:56AM Microsoft Engineer Charged in Reveton Ransomware Case
Thursday April 12, 2018 @04:06PM Microsoft Discovers Blocking Bug and Delays the Release of Windows 10 Spring Creators Update
Thursday April 12, 2018 @01:12PM You Think Discovering a Computer Virus Is Hard? Try Naming One
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @01:58PM Microsoft Removes Antivirus Registry Key Check for All Windows Versions
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @09:57AM Biometric and App Logins Will Soon Be Pushed Across the Web
Monday April 09, 2018 @03:52PM Microsoft Open-Sources Original File Manager From the 1990s So It Can Run On Windows 10
Saturday April 07, 2018 @08:05PM Ask Slashdot: Do You Miss Windows Phone?
Friday April 06, 2018 @09:56PM Microsoft Open Source Tool Lets You 'Bring Your Own Linux' To Windows
Friday April 06, 2018 @12:34AM Microsoft Modifies Open-Source Code, Blows Hole In Windows Defender
Thursday April 05, 2018 @10:46PM The Supreme Court Fight Over Microsoft's Foreign Servers Is Over
Thursday April 05, 2018 @04:50PM Microsoft Will Bring 64-Bit App Support To ARM-Based PCs In May
Thursday April 05, 2018 @11:59AM Microsoft: We'll Help Customers Create Patents But We Get a License To Use Them
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @06:49PM Microsoft Touts Breakthrough In Making Chatbots More Conversational
Sunday April 01, 2018 @12:29AM Microsoft Email Privacy Case No Longer Needed, Says The US
Friday March 30, 2018 @04:56PM Microsoft Is 'Demoting' Windows for the Cloud, Says CNN
Friday March 30, 2018 @12:10PM Microsoft Issues Out-Of-Band Security Update To Patch a Meltdown Patch It Released Earlier This Year
Thursday March 29, 2018 @11:00AM Microsoft's Longtime Windows Boss Terry Myerson To Leave the Company Amid a Huge Executive Reorganization
Thursday March 29, 2018 @12:35AM Microsoft's Windows 7 Meltdown Fixes From January and February Made PCs More Insecure
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @08:43AM Meltdown Patch Opened Bigger Security Hole on Windows 7
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @04:47PM Microsoft Releases New Tool To Get More Distros on Windows
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @04:21PM Microsoft To Ban 'Offensive Language' From Skype, Xbox, Office and Other Services
Saturday March 24, 2018 @03:13AM One Startup is Using Phone Calls and Other Inexpensive Means To Save TB Patients
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @12:03PM Microsoft Says Windows 10 Spring Creators Update Will Install in 30 Minutes
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @12:27AM NVIDIA RTX Technology To Usher In Real-Time Ray Tracing Holy Grail of Gaming Graphics
Monday March 19, 2018 @01:20PM Microsoft Joins Group Working To 'Cure' Open-Source Licensing Issues
Monday March 19, 2018 @10:10AM Microsoft Brings Native HEIF Support to Windows 10
Saturday March 17, 2018 @07:54PM Are Google and Facebook Surveilling Their Own Employees?
Friday March 16, 2018 @02:34PM Microsoft Wants To Force Windows 10 Mail Users To Use Edge For Email Links
Thursday March 15, 2018 @11:54PM Microsoft Launches Bounty Program For Speculative Execution Side Channel Vulnerabilities
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @07:10PM Microsoft Removes Antivirus Registry Key Check for Windows 10 Users
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @01:23PM Microsoft Announces Breakthrough In Chinese-To-English Machine Translation
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @03:53PM 'Women At Microsoft Are Sexualized By Their Male Managers,' Lawsuit Alleges
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @11:11AM Microsoft Admits It Updated Some Windows 10 Computers To Newest Build Despite Users Telling It Not To Do That
Monday March 12, 2018 @03:29PM JavaScript Rules But Microsoft Programming Languages Are On the Rise
Friday March 09, 2018 @04:04PM China's Alibaba is Investing Huge Sums in AI Research and Resources -- and It Is Building Tools To Challenge Google and Amazon
Friday March 09, 2018 @12:09PM Windows 10's Next Update Will Be Called 'Spring Creators Update'
Thursday March 08, 2018 @06:20PM Windows 10 Is Finally Adding Tabs To File Explorer
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @03:57PM Next Big Windows Update Will Bring Hardware-Accelerated AI
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @02:34PM Researchers Bypassed Windows Password Locks With Cortana Voice Commands
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @11:09AM Ask Slashdot: Should We Worry Microsoft Will 'Embrace, Extend, and Extinguish' Linux?
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @10:51AM Microsoft Confirms Windows 10 'S Mode'
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @01:29AM Chrome On Windows Ditches Microsoft's Compiler, Now Uses Clang
Monday March 05, 2018 @03:12PM Microsoft To Offer Governments Local Version of Azure Cloud Service
Monday March 05, 2018 @10:52AM Windows Phone 8.1 Users Are Having Trouble Downloading Apps From the Store
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @03:29PM Supreme Court Wrestles With Microsoft Data Privacy Fight
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @11:40AM Microsoft Updates Guideline on Windows Driver Security
Monday February 26, 2018 @05:38PM Microsoft Starts Selling Lumia Windows Phones Again
Monday February 26, 2018 @04:15PM Apple Confirms It Uses Google's Cloud For iCloud Services
Monday February 26, 2018 @02:22PM Office 365 Growth Opportunity 'a Lot Bigger Than Anything We've Achieved', Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Says
Monday February 26, 2018 @01:50AM Hackers Are Selling Legitimate Code-signing Certificates To Evade Malware Detection
Friday February 23, 2018 @01:33PM US Border Officials Haven't Properly Verified Visitor Passports For More Than a Decade Due To Improper Software
Thursday February 22, 2018 @01:19PM Intel, Microsoft, Dell, HP and Lenovo Expect PCs With Fast 5G Wireless To Ship Next Year
Monday February 19, 2018 @11:50AM Man, Seeking New Copy of Windows 7 After Forced Windows 10 Upgrade, Sues Microsoft
Sunday February 18, 2018 @11:53PM IBM Sues Microsoft's New Chief Diversity Officer To Protect Diversity Trade Secrets
Sunday February 18, 2018 @01:57PM 'Microsoft Should Scrap Bing and Call it Microsoft Search'
Saturday February 17, 2018 @02:54PM LinkedIn Users Will Soon Know What Jobs Pay Before Applying for Them
Saturday February 17, 2018 @11:59AM Pirates Crack Microsoft's UWP Protection, Five Layers of DRM Defeated
Friday February 16, 2018 @02:51PM Google Exposes How Malicious Sites Can Exploit Microsoft Edge
Friday February 16, 2018 @02:30AM Windows 10 Compatibility Issues Forcing US Air Force To Scrap a Significant Number of Computers
Friday February 16, 2018 @02:26AM Electronics-Recycling Innovator Faces Prison For Extending Computers' Lives
Thursday February 15, 2018 @01:20PM Hey Microsoft, Stop Installing Apps On My PC Without Asking
Thursday February 15, 2018 @01:54AM Windows 10 Is Adding an Ultimate Performance Mode For Pros
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @10:45AM Microsoft: We're Developing Blockchain ID System Starting With Our Authenticator App
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @01:36AM Skype Can't Fix a Nasty Security Bug Without a Massive Code Rewrite
Saturday February 10, 2018 @03:03AM 51 Percent of Financial Services Companies Believe Existing Tech is Holding Them Back
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @06:44PM Windows 10 Will Soon Get Progressive Web Apps To Boost the Microsoft Store
Sunday February 04, 2018 @04:16PM Why Windows Vista Ended Up Being a Mess
Friday February 02, 2018 @08:10PM Microsoft Office 2019 Will Only Work on Windows 10
Friday February 02, 2018 @12:58PM Surface Pro 4 Owners Are Putting Their Tablets in Freezers To Fix Screen Flickering Issues
Thursday February 01, 2018 @03:00PM Windows Defender Will Soon Start Removing Applications With Coercive Messaging: Cleaners and Optimizers Put on Notice
Thursday February 01, 2018 @12:44PM Microsoft Releases Skype As a Snap For Linux
Thursday February 01, 2018 @12:08PM Surpassing Windows 7's Market Share For the First Time, Windows 10 Now the Most Popular Desktop OS From Microsoft
Thursday February 01, 2018 @12:20AM Microsoft's Cloud Bet Continues To Pay Off In Latest Earnings
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @10:22AM LibreOffice 6.0 Released: Features Superior Microsoft Office Interoperability, OpenPGP Support
Sunday January 28, 2018 @05:03PM Microsoft Issues Windows Out-of-Band Update That Disables Spectre Mitigations
Sunday January 28, 2018 @04:25PM Microsoft Issues Windows Out-of-Band Update That Disables Spectre Mitigations
Thursday January 25, 2018 @11:12AM Admiral Charges Hotmail Users More For Car Insurance
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @04:03PM Windows 10 Will Soon Let Users Track the Data Microsoft Collects
Monday January 22, 2018 @12:11PM Microsoft Unveils Windows 10 S Laptops Starting at $189 and New Office 365 Tools for Students
Sunday January 21, 2018 @04:52PM Microsoft Fights Search Warrants for Overseas Emails in the Supreme Court
Thursday January 18, 2018 @03:05PM Microsoft Resumes Meltdown and Spectre Updates for AMD Devices
Thursday January 18, 2018 @12:39PM Microsoft Tries To Write the Book On AI
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @07:31PM Microsoft Puts Minecraft Boss In Charge of Xbox Games
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @02:53PM Now Meltdown Patches Are Making Industrial Control Systems Lurch
Monday January 15, 2018 @10:55AM AI Beats Humans at Reading Comprehension
Monday January 15, 2018 @12:15AM City of Barcelona Dumps Windows For Linux and Open Source Software
Thursday January 11, 2018 @02:48PM Microsoft Partners with Signal to Bring End-To-End Encryption to Skype
Thursday January 11, 2018 @02:22PM Subscriptions With Automated Recurring Billing Come To Windows 10
Thursday January 11, 2018 @02:16PM Intel Says Chip-Security Fixes Leave PCs No More Than 10% Slower
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @05:19PM Microsoft: We're Not Giving Up On Cortana (Even In Home Automation)
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @03:26PM Microsoft Announces First Mobile Carriers To Support Always Connected PCs
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @01:41AM Xbox One Adds New Achievement, Do Not Disturb Features In Previous Update
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @01:59PM Microsoft Details Performance Impact of Spectre and Meltdown Mitigations on Windows Systems
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @10:45AM Microsoft Pauses Rollout of Spectre and Meltdown Patches To AMD Systems
Monday January 08, 2018 @02:02PM Microsoft's Meltdown and Spectre patch is bricking some AMD PCs
Monday January 08, 2018 @10:23AM Microsoft Halts Bitcoin Transactions Because It's An 'Unstable Currency'
Monday January 08, 2018 @08:04AM Microsoft's Meltdown and Spectre Patch Is Bricking Some AMD PCs
Thursday January 04, 2018 @02:04PM Opinion: Chrome is Turning Into the New Internet Explorer 6
Thursday January 04, 2018 @01:36AM Microsoft Issues Rare Out-of-Band Emergency Windows Update For Processor Security Bugs
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @01:20PM Windows 10's Edge vs Chrome: We're Faster and Win in Battery Face-off, Says Microsoft
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @07:51AM Kinect Is Really Dead Now, Basically
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @12:10PM Big Tech and Democracy Need To Work Together, Microsoft Executives Say
Sunday December 31, 2017 @04:05PM Tech Bros Bought Sex Trafficking Victims Using Amazon and Microsoft Work Emails
Saturday December 30, 2017 @01:15PM Blockchain Brings Business Boom To IBM, Oracle, and Microsoft
Friday December 29, 2017 @07:59PM Kodi Media Player Arrives On the Xbox One
Friday December 29, 2017 @04:56PM How Hotmail Changed Microsoft (and Email) Forever
Friday December 29, 2017 @12:08PM Microsoft's Fall Creators Update Already on More Than Half of All Windows 10 PCs
Thursday December 28, 2017 @05:15PM Windows 10 Visits To US Government Sites Surpass Windows 7 For the First Time
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @09:43PM Carlsberg Turns To AI To Help Develop Beers
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @02:22PM Mozilla Patches Critical Bug in Thunderbird
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @01:39AM Beware: 'Digmine' Cryptocurrency Bot Is Spreading Via Facebook Messenger
Sunday December 24, 2017 @06:11PM More Unix Tools Coming To Windows 10