Slashdot Items Tagged "software"

Date / Time Story
Thursday March 22, 2018 @03:59PM New R2D2 Technique Protects Files Against Wiper Malware, Secure Delete Apps
Sunday March 18, 2018 @04:00AM The Road to Deep Decarbonization
Saturday March 17, 2018 @12:39AM Vim Beats Emacs in 'Linux Journal' Reader Survey
Thursday March 15, 2018 @07:05PM EU Wants To Require Platforms To Filter Uploaded Content (Including Code)
Thursday March 15, 2018 @12:04PM Digg Reader To Shut Down This Month -- Latest RSS Service To Bite the Dust
Friday March 09, 2018 @12:09PM Windows 10's Next Update Will Be Called 'Spring Creators Update'
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @01:26PM Time To Bring Back the Software User Conference
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @10:51AM Microsoft Confirms Windows 10 'S Mode'
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @03:18PM Leaked Apple Email Hints at the Possible End of iTunes: Report
Monday March 05, 2018 @10:52AM Windows Phone 8.1 Users Are Having Trouble Downloading Apps From the Store
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @11:40AM Microsoft Updates Guideline on Windows Driver Security
Friday February 23, 2018 @10:35AM 'Nobody Cares Who Was First, and Nobody Cares Who Copied Who': Marco Arment on Defending Your App From Copies and Clones
Saturday February 17, 2018 @11:59AM Pirates Crack Microsoft's UWP Protection, Five Layers of DRM Defeated
Saturday February 17, 2018 @05:55AM Twitter Kills Its Mac App
Friday February 16, 2018 @03:49PM Ask Slashdot: Could Linux Ever Become Fully Compatible With Windows and Mac Software?
Friday February 16, 2018 @03:44PM Ask Slashdot: Could Linux Ever Become Fully Win/Mac Software Compatible?
Friday February 16, 2018 @11:38AM Atari Is Jumping on the Crypto Bandwagon
Thursday February 15, 2018 @02:57PM Gmail Go, a Lightweight Version of Google's Email App, Launched on Android
Thursday February 15, 2018 @12:22PM Snapchat Petition Attracts One Million Signatures
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @01:29PM Apple's Software 'Problem' and 'Fixing' It
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @12:52PM The Most Popular Linux Desktop Programs
Monday February 12, 2018 @11:21AM The Insane Amount of Backward Compatibility in Google Maps
Monday February 12, 2018 @10:03AM Google's Next Android Overhaul Will Embrace iPhone's 'Notch'
Monday February 12, 2018 @03:22AM 'Razer Doesn't Care About Linux'
Sunday February 11, 2018 @05:39PM How the First Open Source Software and Hardware Satellite UPSat Was Built
Sunday February 11, 2018 @12:19PM Sandboxed Mac Apps Can Record Screen Any Time Without You Knowing
Friday February 09, 2018 @11:18AM VLC 3.0 Adds Chromecast Support and More as the Best Free Media Player Gets Even Better
Sunday February 04, 2018 @01:27PM Finland Will Introduce a Mobile 'Driver's License' App
Saturday February 03, 2018 @01:34AM Rust Creator Graydon Hoare Says Current Software Development Practices Terrify Him
Thursday February 01, 2018 @03:21PM Microsoft Office 2019 Will Only Work on Windows 10
Thursday February 01, 2018 @12:44PM Microsoft Releases Skype As a Snap For Linux
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @01:20PM Apple Still Aims To Allow iPad Apps To Run on Macs This Year
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @10:22AM LibreOffice 6.0 Released: Features Superior Microsoft Office Interoperability, OpenPGP Support
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @09:08AM Apple is Postponing Release of New Features To iOS This Year To Focus on Reliability and Performance: Report
Sunday January 28, 2018 @04:34PM Malwarebytes Released Two Bad Web Protection Updates
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @12:30PM Apple Will Soon Let Users Turn Off its iPhone-slowing Software
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @09:12AM Dell and HP Advise All Their Customers To Not Install Spectre BIOS Updates
Monday January 22, 2018 @07:58PM Ask Slashdot: What Is Your View On Forced Subscription-Only Software?
Monday January 22, 2018 @03:34PM Corporate Cultural Issues Hold Back Secure Software Development
Monday January 22, 2018 @11:09AM Yale Privacy Lab and Exodus Privacy's F-Droid Android App Store is a Replacement for Google Play That Features Only FOSS Apps That Don't Do Any Tracking
Thursday January 18, 2018 @01:07PM Slack Now Available As a Snap For Linux
Monday January 15, 2018 @04:20PM Mozilla Tests Firefox 'Tab Warming'
Saturday January 13, 2018 @05:45AM Japanese Console Market Grows For the First Time In 11 Years
Thursday January 11, 2018 @02:22PM Subscriptions With Automated Recurring Billing Come To Windows 10
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @04:10PM Dell's Mobile Connect Application Will Allow Users To Easily Mirror Their Smartphone on PC; To Come Pre-installed On Company's Future PCs
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @11:56AM The 'App' You Can't Trash: How SIP is Broken in Apple's High Sierra OS
Thursday December 28, 2017 @03:40PM Chrome OS Will Finally Run Android Apps in the Background
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @11:53AM Thunderbird Will Phase Out Legacy Add-Ons, Will Support WebExtensions
Monday December 25, 2017 @11:01AM Opera 50 Web Browser Will Offer Anti-Bitcoin Cryptocurrency Mining Feature
Friday December 22, 2017 @04:01AM Opera 50 to Include Cryptojacking Protection
Thursday December 21, 2017 @04:55PM Slashdot Asks: Should Tech Companies End the One-Year Software Update Cycle?
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @11:42AM Apple Plans Combined iPhone, iPad and Mac Apps To Create One User Experience
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @12:16PM Apple Seems To Have Forgotten About the Whole 'It Just Works' Thing
Monday December 18, 2017 @01:50PM 'The Year That Software Bugs Ate the World'
Monday December 18, 2017 @10:53AM Opera Software Changes Name To Otello Corporation
Monday December 11, 2017 @01:59PM Google Releases Tool To Help iPhone Hackers
Sunday December 10, 2017 @05:57PM Top iOS Apps of 2017: Bitmoji Beats Snapchat, YouTube, and Facebook Messenger
Thursday December 07, 2017 @04:55PM Apple Has Ruined Its Podcasts App
Saturday December 02, 2017 @08:23PM 'App Truthers' Question the Accuracy of the Domino's Pizza Tracker
Thursday November 30, 2017 @11:56AM Google Launches App That Can Help You Track and Conserve Mobile Data
Monday November 27, 2017 @02:40PM Two Major Cydia Hosts Shut Down as Jailbreaking Fades in Popularity
Friday November 24, 2017 @09:29PM Legislators Take Aim At Star Wars Battlefront II, EA Over 'Gambling In Games'
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @11:25AM Stop Using Excel, Finance Chiefs Tell Staffs
Monday November 20, 2017 @01:59PM Deep Learning Is Eating Software
Friday November 17, 2017 @04:07PM Windows 8 and Later Fail To Properly Apply ASLR
Friday November 17, 2017 @03:48PM Windows 8 and Later Fail to Properly Apply ASLR
Friday November 17, 2017 @02:10PM Proprietary Software is the Driver of Unprecedented Surveillance: Richard Stallman
Friday November 17, 2017 @11:04AM iOS 11 'Is Still Just Buggy as Hell'
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @04:03PM Russia Posts Video Game Screenshot As 'Irrefutable Proof' of US Helping IS
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @12:32PM The Strange Art of Writing Release Notes
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @11:52AM Fedora 27 Released
Thursday November 09, 2017 @10:51AM Windows 10's Version of AirDrop Lets You Quickly Share Files Between PCs
Thursday November 09, 2017 @10:50AM NASA: We're Not Building Flying Taxi Software For Uber
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @03:44PM Apache OpenOffice: We're OK With Not Being Super Cool
Saturday November 04, 2017 @07:02PM Fake WhatsApp App Downloaded 1 Million Times
Friday November 03, 2017 @07:34PM Audacity 2.2.0 Released
Friday November 03, 2017 @11:20AM Some Google Pixel 2 XL Units Shipped Without an Operating System
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @11:50AM Android Oreo Bug Sends Thousands of Phones Into Infinite Boot Loops
Friday October 27, 2017 @04:41PM Time To Move on from DevOps and Continuous Delivery, Says Google Advocate
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @02:48PM Companies Overlook Risks in Open Source Software, Survey Finds
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
Monday October 09, 2017 @09:59AM Microsoft Exec Says Windows 10 Mobile is No Longer a 'Focus'
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 @11:13AM Ask Slashdot: Share Your Security Review Tales
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
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
Monday September 18, 2017 @09:37PM AI Just Made Guessing Your Password a Whole Lot Easier
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
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @03:29PM Windows 10 Will Soon Give Users More Control Over App Permissions
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @12:03AM Equifax's App Has Disappeared From Apple's App Store and Google Play
Sunday September 10, 2017 @04:24PM How Proprietary Software Lets Companies Cheat
Saturday September 09, 2017 @03:30PM Kodi Is Fighting Trademark Trolls
Thursday September 07, 2017 @01:11PM Software To Capture Votes in Upcoming National Election is Insecure
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
Thursday August 31, 2017 @02:44PM Billionaire Brothers Want to Build a Cheaper Rival to Slack
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 @02:47PM Software Is Eating the Auto Industry
Friday August 25, 2017 @11:50AM Why Are There So Many Knobs in Audio Software?
Sunday August 20, 2017 @12:38AM What Happened To Winamp?
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 @11:54AM Opera Kills Off Its Free Data-Saving App, Opera Max
Thursday August 10, 2017 @10:22AM T-Mobile To Launch Its Own Branded Budget Smartphone
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 @10:13AM Lenovo Switches To Stock Android For All Future Smartphones
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
Monday July 24, 2017 @09:51AM Microsoft Paint To Be Killed Off After 32 Years
Sunday July 23, 2017 @12:50PM Disastrous 'Pokemon Go' Event Leads To Mass Refunds
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @10:38AM Avast Now Owns CCleaner After Acquiring Piriform
Monday July 17, 2017 @12:40PM 'Windows 10 Is Failing Us'
Monday July 17, 2017 @10:02AM Amazon May Unveil Its Own Messaging App
Sunday July 16, 2017 @09:04PM Microsoft Yanks Three Bad Patches Of Their Last Outlook Patch
Sunday July 16, 2017 @08:26PM Ask Slashdot: What Are The Lesser-Known Roles Of The IT Department?
Saturday July 15, 2017 @10:04PM Ask Slashdot: What Software (Or Hardware) Glitch Makes You Angry?
Monday July 10, 2017 @01:44PM Nokia 'Regrets' Withings Health App Backlash
Monday July 10, 2017 @10:06AM Microsoft Will Sell Office, Windows as a Bundle
Thursday July 06, 2017 @03:31PM Skype Users Slam Microsoft's Attempt To Infuse App With Social Media Magic
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @11:49AM EU Parliament Calls For Longer Lifetime For Products
Monday July 03, 2017 @04:16PM Apple Tests 3-D Face Scanning To Unlock Next iPhone: Bloomberg
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @10:38PM Britain's Newest Warship Runs Windows XP, Raising Cyber Attack Fears
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @03:59PM The App Economy Will Be Worth $6 Trillion in Five Years
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @02:00PM Snapchat's New Snap Map Lets You Share Your Location With Friends
Sunday June 18, 2017 @03:06PM Community Ports 'Visual Studio Code' To Chromebooks, Raspberry Pi
Saturday June 17, 2017 @11:15AM Announcing 'build', Auto-Configuration In 1000 Lines Of Makefile
Saturday June 17, 2017 @12:58AM What Happens When Software Companies Are Liable For Security Vulnerabilities?
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:37PM Microsoft's AI Is the First to Reach a Perfect Ms. Pac-Man Score
Friday June 16, 2017 @12:49PM The Size of iPhone's Top Apps Has Increased by 1,000% in Four Years
Thursday June 15, 2017 @11:11AM Vivaldi 1.10 Released
Saturday June 10, 2017 @01:34PM New iOS 11 Settings Will Stop Apps From Tracking Your Location
Friday June 09, 2017 @02:17PM Pepe Is Banned From the Apple App Store
Friday June 09, 2017 @10:01AM Skype Retires Older Apps for Windows, Linux
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:18PM Ask Slashdot: How Do News Organizations Keep Track Of So Much Information?
Monday June 05, 2017 @02:32PM Apple Unveils What's Next For macOS Desktop OS: High Sierra
Monday June 05, 2017 @01:30PM Microsoft Leak Reveals New Windows 10 Workstation Edition For Power Users
Saturday June 03, 2017 @09:13PM When Sentencing Criminals, Should Judges Use Closed-Source Algorithms?
Thursday June 01, 2017 @11:19AM App Store Earnings For Developers Exceed $70 Billion; App Downloads Up 70% YoY
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @02:19PM Microsoft's Looking To Reboot Mobile with New Software and Hardware: Sources
Sunday May 28, 2017 @05:22PM Malicious Apps Brought Ad-Clicking 'Judy' Malware To Millions Of Android Phones
Saturday May 27, 2017 @07:50PM Opera Says Their iOS Updates Are Still Coming - Just Slowly
Friday May 26, 2017 @06:21PM After 10 Years FileZilla Adds Support for Master Password That Encrypts Logins
Thursday May 25, 2017 @11:47AM And Now, a Brief Definition of the Web
Monday May 22, 2017 @10:29AM Hackers Hit Russian Bank Customers, Planned International Cyber Raids
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @01:15PM Google's Android Now Powers More Than 2 Billion Devices
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @11:26AM Software Is Eating the World, But AI Is Going To Eat Software, Nvidia CEO Says
Monday May 15, 2017 @07:57AM Google Owns the Classroom
Saturday May 13, 2017 @03:03AM Wana Decryptor Ransomware Using NSA Exploit Leaked By Shadow Brokers To Spread Ransomware Worldwide
Saturday May 13, 2017 @12:55AM Google's 'Project Treble' Could Lead To Faster Android Updates
Friday May 05, 2017 @07:39PM The Parts of America Most Susceptible To Automation
Thursday May 04, 2017 @02:25PM User Expresses Privacy Concerns After Software Update Replaces Default Phone App
Thursday May 04, 2017 @01:03PM 'This Isn't AI'
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @01:12AM Surface Laptop Can Be Switched To Windows 10 Pro For Free Until 2018
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @03:41PM Apple AirPods Customers 'Satisfied' With the Product
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @09:23AM India's Infosys To Hire 10,000 American Workers After Trump Criticism
Monday May 01, 2017 @10:52AM UEFI Secure Boot Booted From Debian 9 'Stretch'
Sunday April 30, 2017 @02:49PM Massive Tinder Photo Scrape Has Users Upset
Saturday April 29, 2017 @06:21PM Developer Shares A Recoverable Container Format That's File System Agnostic
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @02:39PM GE Fixing Bug in Software After Warning About Power Grid Hacks
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @10:13AM Windows is Bloated, Thanks to Adobe's Extensible Metadata Platform
Monday April 24, 2017 @03:38AM Richard Stallman Interviewed By Bryan Lunduke
Thursday April 20, 2017 @08:56AM Microsoft To Shut Down Wunderlist, an App It Acquired Two Years Ago, In Favor Of Homegrown App To-Do
Thursday April 20, 2017 @08:08AM 95% Engineers in India Unfit For Software Development Jobs: Report
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @03:27PM Apple Makes iMovie, GarageBand, and iWork Apps for Mac and iOS Free for All Users
Monday April 17, 2017 @10:30AM Internet Archive Adds Early Macintosh OS and App Emulators
Sunday April 16, 2017 @01:53PM Disruptive AI Bots Are Aleady Delivering Radical Leaps In Productivity
Saturday April 15, 2017 @12:03AM 'Pragmatic Programmer' Author Andy Hunt Loves Arduino, Hates JavaScript
Sunday April 09, 2017 @11:40PM American Farmers Are Still Fighting Tractor Software Locks
Sunday April 09, 2017 @04:37PM Ask Slashdot: How Should You Launch A Software Startup?
Friday April 07, 2017 @10:20PM Should The FBI Have Arrested 'The Hacker Who Hacked No One'?
Sunday April 02, 2017 @05:51AM Tor Browser Will Feature More Rust Code
Sunday April 02, 2017 @12:58AM HTC Introduces Eye-Tracking 'VR Ad Service'
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:09AM USB Canary Sends An SMS When Someone Tinkers With Your USB Ports
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:19PM HTC Introduces Eye-Tracking 'VR Ad Service'
Friday March 31, 2017 @07:15PM Microsoft Is Shutting Down CodePlex
Thursday March 30, 2017 @08:48AM Will VPNs Protect Your Privacy? It's Complicated
Saturday March 25, 2017 @01:32AM Indiana's Inmates Could Soon Have Access To Tablets
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
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @05:39PM LastPass Bugs Allow Malicious Websites to Steal Passwords
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
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