Slashdot Items Tagged "windows"

Date / Time Story
Monday October 23, 2017 @02:43PM Windows 10's 'Controlled Folder Access' Anti-Ransomware Feature Is Now Live
Friday October 20, 2017 @04:16PM Google Says 64 Percent of Chrome Traffic On Android Now Protected With HTTPS, 75 Percent On Mac, 66 Percent On Windows
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @04:32PM Microsoft Teases Multi-Day Battery Life For Upcoming ARM-Powered Windows Devices
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @02:35PM Microsoft Begins Rolling Out Windows 10 Fall Creators Update
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @09:27AM Microsoft Surface Book 2 Puts Desktop Brains in a Laptop Body
Monday October 16, 2017 @05:19PM Microsoft's Fall Update With Redesigned Xbox Dashboard Is Now Available To All
Sunday October 15, 2017 @07:44PM Munich Plans New Vote on Dumping Linux For Windows 10
Friday October 13, 2017 @04:42PM Dutch Privacy Regulator Says Windows 10 Breaks the Law
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @04:31PM How Does Microsoft Avoid Being the Next IBM?
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @01:28PM Microsoft May Have Price Increases in Store For Windows 10 Pro Workstation, Win 10 Downgrade Customers
Monday October 09, 2017 @03:27PM Windows 10 Update Removes Windows Media Player
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @07:28PM Mozilla To End All Firefox Support For XP, Vista In June 2018
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @10:17AM HP's Spectre x360 13 Promises Up To 16 Hours of Battery Life in a Faster, Cooler Design
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @07:25PM According To Star Trek: Discovery, Starfleet Still Runs Microsoft Windows
Monday October 02, 2017 @04:10PM Microsoft Shutters Groove Music, Will Move Users To Spotify
Sunday October 01, 2017 @03:06PM New 'Illusion Gap' Attack Bypasses Windows Defender Scans
Thursday September 28, 2017 @07:09AM New "Illusion Gap" Attack Bypasses Windows Defender Scans
Sunday September 24, 2017 @05:32PM Richard Stallman vs. Canonical's CEO: 'Will Microsoft Love Linux to Death?'
Thursday September 21, 2017 @07:03PM Why You Shouldn't Imitate Bill Gates If You Want To Be Rich
Thursday September 21, 2017 @04:39PM Ford Is Using Microsoft's HoloLens To Design Cars In Augmented Reality
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @07:03PM Bill Gates Says He's Sorry About Control-Alt-Delete
Saturday September 16, 2017 @01:08AM HP Users Complain About 10-Minute Login Lag During 'Win 10 Update'
Saturday September 16, 2017 @12:01AM 'Bashware' Attacks Exploit Windows 10's Subsystem for Linux
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @04:30PM BlueBorne Vulnerabilities Impact Over 5 Billion Bluetooth-Enabled Devices
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @12:35AM ShadowBrokers Releases NSA UNITEDRAKE Manual That Targets Windows Machines
Saturday September 09, 2017 @07:28PM Ask Slashdot: What Can You Do With An Old Windows Phone?
Friday September 08, 2017 @01:10PM Bug In Windows Kernel Could Prevent Security Software From Identifying Malware
Thursday September 07, 2017 @10:21AM Bug in Windows Kernel Could Prevent Security Software From Identifying Malware
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @04:11PM Chrome 61 Arrives With JavaScript Modules, WebUSB Support
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:25PM Microsoft Extends Free Windows 10 S-To-Pro Upgrade Deadline
Friday September 01, 2017 @12:28PM Windows 10 Fall Creators Update to Arrive October 17
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @10:02AM Amazon's Alexa and Microsoft's Cortana Are Going To Work Together
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @12:30AM New York City Cops Will Replace Their 36,000 Windows Phones With iPhones
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @04:46PM Microsoft .NET Core 2.0 For Linux Released; Redhat Will Bundle Microsoft's .NET
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @02:31PM Microsoft Will Never Again Sneakily Force Windows Downloads on Users
Thursday August 17, 2017 @01:48PM In Defense of the Popular Framework Electron
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @12:53PM We're Not Walking Away From Continuum, Says HP
Friday August 11, 2017 @07:03PM Russian Group That Hacked DNC Used NSA Attack Code In Attack On Hotels
Thursday August 10, 2017 @09:59AM Kaspersky Drops Antitrust Complaint After Microsoft Promises To Make Changes To Windows 10
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @05:13PM Microsoft Dumps Notorious Chinese Secure Certificate Vendor
Saturday August 05, 2017 @07:06PM The NSA Intercepted Microsoft's Windows Bug Reports
Friday August 04, 2017 @03:12PM Microsoft Will Not Patch SMBLoris Vulnerability
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @04:53PM Microsoft Is Updating the Windows Console Colors For the First Time In 20 Years
Monday July 31, 2017 @05:05PM Microsoft's Windows Phone Keyboard For the iPhone Is Dead
Monday July 31, 2017 @03:19PM Microsoft Won't Patch 20-Yr-Old SMBv1 Vulnerability (You Should Just Turn the Service Off)
Saturday July 29, 2017 @01:48AM Microsoft's 'Windows Subsystem For Linux' Finally Leaves Beta
Thursday July 27, 2017 @04:23PM FreeBSD 11.1 Released
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @02:39PM Microsoft Launches Windows Bug Bounty Program With Rewards Ranging From $500 To $250,000
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @04:42AM Microsoft Confirms It's Not Killing Off Paint After Outpouring of Support
Monday July 24, 2017 @09:51AM Microsoft Paint To Be Killed Off After 32 Years
Thursday July 20, 2017 @10:52AM Windows 10 Will Cut Off Devices With Older CPUs
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @10:38AM Avast Now Owns CCleaner After Acquiring Piriform
Monday July 17, 2017 @08:03PM Exploit Derived From EternalSynergy Upgraded To Target Newer Windows Versions
Monday July 17, 2017 @05:31PM Exploit Derived From EternalSynergy Upgraded to Target Newer Windows Versions
Monday July 17, 2017 @04:54PM Windows 10 Creators Upgrade Cuts Support For Some Intel PCs Early
Monday July 17, 2017 @12:40PM 'Windows 10 Is Failing Us'
Monday July 17, 2017 @11:26AM Media Player Classic Home Cinema (MPC-HC) for Windows Pushes What Could Be Its Last Update
Sunday July 16, 2017 @09:04PM Microsoft Yanks Three Bad Patches Of Their Last Outlook Patch
Sunday July 16, 2017 @12:06PM Ask Slashdot: What Software (Or Hardware) Glitch Makes You Angry?
Friday July 14, 2017 @01:59AM PC Shipments Hit the Lowest Level In a Decade
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @12:31AM 24 Cores and the Mouse Won't Move: Engineer Diagnoses Windows 10 Bug
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @10:12AM Ubuntu Has Arrived in the Windows Store
Monday July 10, 2017 @04:02PM Ubuntu Is Now Available On the Windows Store
Monday July 10, 2017 @10:06AM Microsoft Will Sell Office, Windows as a Bundle
Saturday July 08, 2017 @04:52PM Microsoft's Last 'Bug Bash' Before Windows 10 Fall Creators Update
Friday July 07, 2017 @12:34AM OneDrive Has Stopped Working On Non-NTFS Drives
Thursday July 06, 2017 @06:04PM WikiLeaks Unveils CIA Implants That Steal SSH Credentials From Windows, Linux PCs
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @07:27PM OpenBSD Will Get Unique Kernels On Each Reboot
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @05:48PM Linux Is Not As Safe As You Think
Friday June 30, 2017 @01:17PM India Presses Microsoft For Windows Discount in Wake of Cyber Attacks
Friday June 30, 2017 @08:25AM France Drops Windows 10 Privacy Case After Microsoft Changes Telemetry Settings
Thursday June 29, 2017 @09:45AM Windows 10 Will Soon Protect Files and Folders From Ransomware
Thursday June 29, 2017 @09:28AM The Biggest Windows 10 Shop? Microsoft Partner Accenture
Thursday June 29, 2017 @12:35AM London Metropolitan Police's 18,000 Windows XP PCs Is a Disaster Waiting To Happen
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @07:27PM WikiLeaks Dump Reveals CIA Malware For Tracking Windows Devices Via WiFi Networks
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @12:33AM Britain's Newest Warship Runs Windows XP, Raising Cyber Attack Fears
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:23PM Microsoft Bringing EMET Back As a Built-In Part of Windows 10
Monday June 26, 2017 @09:43AM Google Chrome Bests Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Opera In Independent Battery Life Tests
Friday June 23, 2017 @05:26PM 32TB of Windows 10 Internal Builds, Core Source Code Leak Online
Friday June 23, 2017 @03:43PM WikiLeaks Doc Dump Reveals CIA Tools For Hacking Air-Gapped PCs
Friday June 23, 2017 @01:27PM Microsoft Claims 'No Known Ransomware' Runs on Windows 10 S. Researcher Says 'Hold My Beer'
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:00PM Fireball Browser Hijack Impact Revised After Microsoft Analysis
Thursday June 22, 2017 @12:16AM Microsoft Admits Disabling Anti-Virus Software For Windows 10 Users
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @04:32PM How Hollywood Got Hacked: Studio at Center of Netflix Leak Breaks Silence
Sunday June 18, 2017 @01:04AM Microsoft Will Disable WannaCry Attack Vector SMBv1 Starting This Fall
Thursday June 15, 2017 @11:30AM Green Party Leaders Don't Want Windows In Munich
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @11:40PM NSA Links WannaCry To North Korea
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @01:28PM Oil Changes, Safety Recalls, and Software Patches
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @05:23PM Microsoft to Disable SMBv1 (WannaCry Attack Vector) Starting This Fall
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @01:36PM Microsoft Warns of 'Destructive Cyberattacks', Issues New Windows XP Patches
Friday June 09, 2017 @04:01PM Why Does Microsoft Still Offer a 32-bit OS?
Friday June 09, 2017 @01:18PM Tim Cook Takes Swipe at Windows During MIT Commencement
Friday June 09, 2017 @10:01AM Skype Retires Older Apps for Windows, Linux
Friday June 09, 2017 @12:06AM Intel Fires Warning Shot At Qualcomm and Microsoft Over Windows 10 ARM Emulation
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:48PM WannaCry Exploit Could Infect Windows 10
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @11:25AM Google Releases Chrome 59
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @10:44AM Kaspersky Files Antitrust Complaint Against Microsoft Over Disabling Its Antivirus Software
Monday June 05, 2017 @01:30PM Microsoft Leak Reveals New Windows 10 Workstation Edition For Power Users
Saturday June 03, 2017 @12:39AM Chinese 'Fireball' Malware Infects Nearly 250 Million Computers Worldwide
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:09PM Microsoft Accidentally Released Internal Windows 10 Development Builds
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @05:23PM Qualcomm, Microsoft Announce Snapdragon 835 PCs With Gigabit LTE
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @12:36AM Windows XP Computers Were Mostly Immune To WannaCry
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @02:19PM Microsoft's Looking To Reboot Mobile with New Software and Hardware: Sources
Monday May 29, 2017 @12:13PM PC Market Could Return To Growth in 2019
Sunday May 28, 2017 @01:40AM Security Analyst Concludes Windows 10 Enterprise 'Tracks Too Much'
Friday May 26, 2017 @03:08PM In a Throwback To the '90s, NTFS Bug Lets Anyone Hang Or Crash Windows 7, 8.1
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @05:36PM Windows Switch To Git Almost Complete: 8,500 Commits and 1,760 Builds Each Day
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @03:58PM Intel Drops Thunderbolt 3 Royalty, Adds CPU Integration and Works Closely With Microsoft
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @01:23PM Microsoft To Launch Its Netflix-Style Game Pass On June 1; Live Gold Subscribers Get Early Access
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @12:39PM Chinese Giant Huawei Gets Serious About PC Business, Announces Plans For Global Expansion
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @10:05AM Microsoft's New Surface Pro Features Faster Intel Kaby Lake Processor, 13.5 Hours of Battery Life
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @09:52AM Microsoft Announces 'Windows 10 China Government Edition', Lets Country Use Its Own Encryption
Saturday May 20, 2017 @01:33AM Stealing Windows Credentials Using Google Chrome
Friday May 19, 2017 @03:31PM Linux Distros Won't Run On Microsoft's Education-Focused Windows 10 S OS
Friday May 19, 2017 @03:16PM Almost All WannaCry Victims Were Running Windows 7
Friday May 19, 2017 @02:41PM French Researchers Find Last-ditch Cure To Unlock WannaCry Files
Friday May 19, 2017 @02:11PM CIA Co-Developed 'Athena' Windows Malware With US Cyber Security Company, WikiLeaks Reveals
Thursday May 18, 2017 @11:39PM ReactOS 0.4.5 Released
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:47PM Windows XP PCs Infected By WannaCry Can Be Decrypted Without Paying Ransom
Thursday May 18, 2017 @01:57PM 'WannaCry Makes an Easy Case For Linux'
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @11:59AM Group Linked To NSA Spy Leaks Threatens Sale of New Tech Secrets
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @12:36AM 'Don't Tell People To Turn Off Windows Update, Just Don't'
Monday May 15, 2017 @03:39AM Slashdot Asks: In the Wake Of Ransomware Attacks, Should Tech Companies Change Policies To Support Older OSs Indefinitely?
Sunday May 14, 2017 @09:37PM Microsoft Blasts Spy Agencies For Leaked Exploits Used By WanaDecrypt0r
Saturday May 13, 2017 @06:43PM Researchers Find New Version Of WanaDecrypt0r Ransomware Without A Kill Switch
Saturday May 13, 2017 @06:40PM As World Reacts To WanaDecrypt0r, Microsoft Issues Patch For Old Windows Systems
Saturday May 13, 2017 @05:16AM Microsoft Issues Patch For Old WinXP/Server2003 to Protect Against WanaDecrypt0r
Friday May 12, 2017 @12:34AM Windows 10 On ARM Will Support x86 Apps From Outside the Store
Friday May 12, 2017 @12:29AM New Windows Look and Feel, Neon, Is Officially the 'Microsoft Fluent Design System'
Thursday May 11, 2017 @06:21PM Why Doesn't Harvard Want To Talk About Its Mystery Microsoft Azure Project?
Thursday May 11, 2017 @12:57PM Apple is Bringing iTunes To the Windows Store
Thursday May 11, 2017 @12:01PM Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, the Next Major Update To Desktop OS
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @05:18PM Azure Goes Database Crazy With One New NoSQL, Two New SQL Services
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @01:17PM Windows 10 Now On 500 Million Devices, Up By 200 Million in a Year
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @05:17PM Microsoft Thinks USB-C Isn't Ready For the Mainstream
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @03:48PM Microsoft Wants You To Care For Your Surface Like a 'Luxury' Handbag
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @02:39PM Microsoft Is Planning To Turn Windows 10 PCs Into Amazon Echo Competitors
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @02:36PM Opinion: Even if You Hate the Idea, Windows Users Should Want Windows 10 S To Succeed
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:28PM Google Researchers Find Wormable 'Crazy Bad' Windows Exploit
Sunday May 07, 2017 @07:10AM Ask Slashdot: Is ReactOS A Serious Alternative To Windows?
Friday May 05, 2017 @11:15AM Microsoft Tests a Secured Edge Browser For Business
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @01:12AM Surface Laptop Can Be Switched To Windows 10 Pro For Free Until 2018
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @11:16PM You Can't Change the Default Browser or Switch To Google Search In Windows 10 S
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @06:21PM Microsoft Is Bringing Office to the Windows Store
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @12:33AM Microsoft's Surface Laptop With Windows 10 S Leaks Ahead of New York Unveil
Sunday April 30, 2017 @05:22PM Neowin: Microsoft's Windows Phone Business 'Is Dead'
Friday April 28, 2017 @11:47PM Some Of The Pentagon's Critical Infrastructure Still Runs Windows 95 And 98
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @03:00PM Maybe Don't Manually Install Windows 10 Creators Update, Says Microsoft
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @03:00PM Windows is Bloated, Thanks to Adobe's Extensible Metadata Platform
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @01:37PM Antivirus Webroot Deletes Windows Files, Causes Serious Problems For Users
Monday April 24, 2017 @05:14PM NSA's DoublePulsar Kernel Exploit a 'Bloodbath'
Saturday April 22, 2017 @10:00PM Microsoft Will Block Desktop 'Office' Apps From 'Office 365' Services In 2020
Saturday April 22, 2017 @02:13AM Leaked Document Sheds Light On Microsoft's Chromebook Rival
Saturday April 22, 2017 @02:10AM Microsoft Improves Gmail Experience For Windows 10 Insiders, But There Are Privacy Concerns
Friday April 21, 2017 @12:15PM Developer Publishes Patch To Enable Windows 7 and 8.1 Updates On New Hardware
Friday April 21, 2017 @01:30AM File System Improvements To the Windows Subsystem for Linux
Thursday April 20, 2017 @01:58PM Microsoft Says It Will Release Two Feature Updates Per Year For Windows 10, Office
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:18PM User-Made Patch Lets Owners of Next-Gen CPUs Install Updates On Windows 7 & 8.1
Monday April 17, 2017 @08:49AM Microsoft's Rumored CloudBook Could Be Your Next Cheap Computer
Friday April 14, 2017 @04:53PM Microsoft Confirms Only a Handful of Windows Phones Will Receive Windows 10 Creators Update
Friday April 14, 2017 @04:17PM NSA-Leaking Shadow Brokers Just Dumped Its Most Damaging Release Yet
Friday April 14, 2017 @01:18PM Microsoft Experimenting Tabs Experience On File Explorer, Other Apps On Windows 10
Friday April 14, 2017 @08:28AM Shadow Brokers Release New Batch of Files Containing Windows and SWIFT Exploits
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:21PM New Processors Are Now Blocked From Receiving Updates On Old Windows
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @07:33PM Microsoft Kills Off Security Bulletins
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @11:16AM Microsoft Ends Support For Windows Vista; Begins To Roll Out Windows 10 Creators Update
Sunday April 09, 2017 @05:42PM Microsoft Claims Windows 10 Saves Enterprises 28% More Than They Claimed Last Year
Saturday April 08, 2017 @01:30AM Microsoft's Surface Pro 5 Said To Move To Intel Kaby Lake Processors
Friday April 07, 2017 @03:50PM WikiLeaks Reveals Grasshopper, the CIA's Windows Hacking Tool
Friday April 07, 2017 @03:46PM Microsoft Formally Bans Emulators On Xbox, Windows 10 Download Shops
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @05:45PM The Windows 10 Creators Update Is Now Available
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @05:28PM You Can Install Windows 10 Creators Update Starting Today
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @02:35PM Microsoft Finally Reveals What Data Windows 10 Really Collects
Monday April 03, 2017 @02:43PM Netflix Now Lets You Download Videos Onto Your PC
Monday April 03, 2017 @01:47PM Android Overtakes Windows as the Internet's Most Used Operating System
Monday April 03, 2017 @11:11AM GitHub Repository Owners Targeted By Data-Stealing Malware
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:09AM USB Canary Sends An SMS When Someone Tinkers With Your USB Ports
Friday March 31, 2017 @03:11PM Windows 10 Mobile Needs To Be Put Out of Its Misery
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @05:16PM 'Samsung Dex' Is a Galaxy S8 Dock That Turns Your Phone Into a Desktop
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @09:49AM Slashdot Asks: Windows 10 Creators Update Goes Live On April 11, Will You Upgrade?
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @12:23AM 10 Million Insiders Test And Use Windows 10 Every Day, Says Microsoft
Sunday March 26, 2017 @08:15PM Class Action Lawsuit Launched Over Forced Windows 10 Upgrades
Sunday March 26, 2017 @05:49PM Microsoft Sued Over Windows 10 Upgrade Causing "Data Loss"
Saturday March 25, 2017 @02:32AM Microsoft Delivers Secure China-Only Cut of Windows 10
Saturday March 25, 2017 @01:29AM A 21st-Century Version Of OS/2 Warp May Be Released Soon
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @02:21PM A 21st Century Version Of OS/2 Warp Appears To Be About To Be Released
Monday March 20, 2017 @02:52PM Popular Open-Source Audio Editor Audacity Adds Windows 10 Support, More Improvements
Monday March 20, 2017 @02:23PM Windows 10 Will Download Some Updates Even Over a Metered Connection
Saturday March 18, 2017 @07:33AM Windows 10 UAC Bypass Uses Backup and Restore Utility
Friday March 17, 2017 @01:32AM Microsoft Locks Ryzen, Kaby Lake Users Out of Updates On Windows 7, 8.1
Thursday March 16, 2017 @07:27PM Windows 10 UAC Bypass Uses Backup and Restore Utility
Thursday March 16, 2017 @10:30AM Microsoft To End Support For Windows Vista In Less Than a Month
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @01:54PM Canonical Preps Security Lifeboat, Yells: Ubuntu 12.04 Hold-Outs, Get In
Monday March 13, 2017 @07:24AM Windows 10 Is Just 'A Vehicle For Advertisements', Argues Tech Columnist
Saturday March 11, 2017 @01:09AM Microsoft Admits Mistake, Pulls Problematic Windows 10 Driver
Friday March 10, 2017 @09:42PM Munich's IT Lead: 'No Compelling Reason' To Switch Back To Windows From Linux
Thursday March 09, 2017 @02:01PM Microsoft Is Spamming Windows 10 File Explorer With Ads For OneDrive Storage
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @02:40PM Windows Server on ARM Is Finally Happening, And It Should Worry Intel
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @10:05AM Firefox 52 Is The Last Version of Firefox For Windows XP and Vista
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @04:51PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Best Protect Client Files From Wireless Hacking?