Slashdot Items Tagged "app"

Date / Time Story
Sunday February 11, 2018 @11:19AM Sandboxed Mac Apps Can Record Screen Any Time Without You Knowing
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @11:08AM Contraceptive App Natural Cycles Blamed For String of Unwanted Pregnancies
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @10:56AM The 'App' You Can't Trash: How SIP is Broken in Apple's High Sierra OS
Thursday December 07, 2017 @03:55PM Apple Has Ruined Its Podcasts App
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @12:27PM A Popular Virtual Keyboard App Leaks 31 Million Users' Personal Data
Thursday November 30, 2017 @10:56AM Google Launches App That Can Help You Track and Conserve Mobile Data
Monday September 11, 2017 @11:03PM Equifax's App Has Disappeared From Apple's App Store and Google Play
Thursday August 31, 2017 @01:44PM Billionaire Brothers Want to Build a Cheaper Rival to Slack
Monday August 28, 2017 @12:14PM Hit App Sarahah Quietly Uploads Your Address Book
Thursday August 24, 2017 @02:17PM These Are the 10 Most Popular Mobile Apps in America
Thursday August 03, 2017 @02:43PM Google's Message To Developers: Fix Your App's Performance Issues Else See Them Demoted On Play Store
Thursday July 27, 2017 @10:37AM More Than One Billion People Use Facebook's WhatsApp Service Every Day
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @09:02AM Donald Trump Says US Military Will Not Allow Transgender People To Serve
Monday July 24, 2017 @11:06AM Uber Takes Inspiration From Its Indian Rival, Plans To Introduce an Infotainment System in Its Cars In the Country
Monday July 17, 2017 @10:26AM Media Player Classic Home Cinema (MPC-HC) for Windows Pushes What Could Be Its Last Update
Monday July 17, 2017 @09:02AM Amazon May Unveil Its Own Messaging App
Saturday July 15, 2017 @12:56AM Apple's Pitch To Indian Developers: Think Local, Stay Up To Date, and Aim For Design Awards
Monday July 10, 2017 @12:44PM Nokia 'Regrets' Withings Health App Backlash
Thursday July 06, 2017 @02:31PM Skype Users Slam Microsoft's Attempt To Infuse App With Social Media Magic
Thursday July 06, 2017 @09:42AM 'In the Knowledge Economy, We Need a Netflix of Education'
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @02:59PM The App Economy Will Be Worth $6 Trillion in Five Years
Friday June 16, 2017 @11:49AM The Size of iPhone's Top Apps Has Increased by 1,000% in Four Years
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @02:52PM Samsung Left Millions Vulnerable To Hackers Because It Forgot To Renew a Domain
Friday June 09, 2017 @01:17PM Pepe Is Banned From the Apple App Store
Friday June 09, 2017 @09:01AM Skype Retires Older Apps for Windows, Linux
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @12:02PM Apple's 'Planet of the Apps' Reality Show Is 'Bland, Tepid, Barely Competent Knock-off of 'Shark Tank'
Monday June 05, 2017 @07:38AM Moving On From Fire Phone Turmoil, Amazon Plans New Android Smartphones: Report
Thursday June 01, 2017 @12:27PM Skype Announces Big Makeover Focused on Messaging and Social Sharing, But Will That Drive Its Popularity?
Thursday June 01, 2017 @10:19AM App Store Earnings For Developers Exceed $70 Billion; App Downloads Up 70% YoY
Thursday May 25, 2017 @10:47AM And Now, a Brief Definition of the Web
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @02:10PM Apple Wants To Turn Community College Students Into App Developers
Monday May 22, 2017 @09:29AM Hackers Hit Russian Bank Customers, Planned International Cyber Raids
Monday May 15, 2017 @06:57AM Google Owns the Classroom
Thursday May 11, 2017 @02:18PM Amazon Is the 2nd Most Popular App Among Teens, Says Study
Thursday May 11, 2017 @11:57AM Apple is Bringing iTunes To the Windows Store
Sunday May 07, 2017 @02:09AM HandBrake Urges Mac Users To Verify Recent Download, Says Mirror Server Was Compromised
Friday May 05, 2017 @03:03PM More Than Half of People Believe Using Spyware To Snoop On Family Members Is Legal, Study Finds
Friday May 05, 2017 @09:58AM Global App Usage Still Rising, and Users in the US Spend 135 Minutes a Day in Them
Friday May 05, 2017 @07:49AM A New Instance of Android Malware is Discovered Every 10 Seconds, Say Researchers
Thursday May 04, 2017 @09:16AM Over 200 Android Apps Are Currently Using Ultrasonic Beacons To Track Users
Thursday April 27, 2017 @09:31AM Apple Wants To Turn Its Music App Into a One-Stop Shop For Pop Culture
Monday April 24, 2017 @02:20PM Apple Cuts Affiliate Commissions on Apps and In-App Purchases
Thursday April 20, 2017 @07:56AM Microsoft To Shut Down Wunderlist, an App It Acquired Two Years Ago, In Favor Of Homegrown App To-Do
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @08:58AM Facebook Owns Four Out of the Five Most Downloaded Apps Worldwide
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @02:27PM Apple Makes iMovie, GarageBand, and iWork Apps for Mac and iOS Free for All Users
Monday April 03, 2017 @01:43PM Netflix Now Lets You Download Videos Onto Your PC
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @02:55PM App Store Sales For Android To Overtake Apple's iOS, Research Firm Says
Friday March 24, 2017 @01:13PM The Days of Google Talk Are Over
Friday March 24, 2017 @10:11AM Blinking Cursor Devours CPU Cycles in Visual Studio Code Editor
Friday March 24, 2017 @09:44AM App That Lets People Make Personalized Emojis Is the Fastest Growing App In Past Two Years
Thursday March 09, 2017 @02:52PM Amazon Says It's Open To Pushing Content Through Cable Boxes
Friday March 03, 2017 @12:25PM An 81-Year-Old Woman Just Created Her Own iPhone App
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @11:55AM Nobody Likes Uber Anymore, Recent Reviews and Ratings On App Store Suggest
Thursday February 23, 2017 @09:57AM Microsoft Creates Skype Lite Especially For India
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @01:55PM iPhone Owners in US Spent $40 Each on Apps in 2016
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @02:58PM Health Apps Could Be Doing More Harm Than Good, Warn Scientists
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @09:28AM Skype Gets A New Competitor: Amazon Announces Chime
Monday February 13, 2017 @07:11AM Angry Birds Is the Most-Banned Mobile App By Businesses
Friday February 10, 2017 @02:43PM Google Might Be Gearing Up To Remove Millions of Play Store Apps Next Month
Friday February 03, 2017 @09:18AM Google Is Integrating Progressive Web Apps Deeper Into Android
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @03:19PM Google Starts Live Testing Instant Apps on Android
Monday January 23, 2017 @02:58PM Google Voice Receives First Update in Five Years
Monday January 23, 2017 @09:48AM Android Device's Pattern Lock Can Be Cracked Within Five Attempts, Researchers Show
Friday January 20, 2017 @08:50AM Viral Chinese Selfie App Meitu, Valued at Over $5 Billion, Phones Home With Personal Data
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @09:31AM Android Will Now Store Google Searches Offline and Deliver Them When You Get Signal
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @09:05AM Apple App Store Prices Rise in UK, India and Turkey
Monday January 16, 2017 @09:35AM China Orders App Stores To Join Register
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @10:07AM Instagram Stories Hits 150M Active Users, Adds Advertising To Instagram Stories
Thursday January 05, 2017 @09:42AM Apple App Store Developers Earned $20 Billion in 2016, Up 40 Percent Year Over Year
Friday December 30, 2016 @02:47PM Postal, the Legendarily Violent Video Game by Running With Scissors, Is Now Open Source
Friday December 30, 2016 @02:39PM Sonos Alarms Are Waking Users a Day Early
Thursday December 29, 2016 @02:14PM Google Mobile Search Shows Recipe Suggestions When You Look For Food
Thursday December 29, 2016 @01:37PM Nintendo's Super Mario Run For Android is Coming Soon
Monday December 26, 2016 @08:09AM Uber Says App Doesn't Keep Track of Location; iOS Maps Extension to Blame
Friday December 23, 2016 @03:37PM Nintendo Plans To Release 2 or 3 Mobile Games a Year After Super Mario Run's Success
Thursday December 22, 2016 @11:39AM Apple Delays App Store Security Deadline For Developers
Thursday December 22, 2016 @11:37AM Encrypted Messaging App Signal Uses Google To Bypass Censorship
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @10:10AM Nintendo's Mobile Mario Game Sets Download Record But Pricing Proves Sticking Point
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @01:53PM Egypt Has Blocked Encrypted Messaging App Signal
Friday December 16, 2016 @08:41AM Evernote Reverses Course On Opt-out Privacy Policy That Would've Exposed Users' Content To Employees
Thursday December 15, 2016 @10:52AM Instagram Has Doubled Its Monthly Active User Base in Two Years
Thursday December 15, 2016 @10:37AM Twitter Built a Messaging App But Never Released It
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @02:10PM Starting Next Year, Evernote Employees Could Access Your Unencrypted Notes
Monday December 12, 2016 @10:21AM Latest Microsoft Skype Preview Adds Real-Time Voice Translation For Phone Calls
Friday December 09, 2016 @03:15PM Uber Is Treating Its Drivers As Sweated Labor, Says Report
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @09:07AM Google Further Shrinks the Size of Android App Updates
Monday December 05, 2016 @10:05AM New Google Trusted Contacts Service Shares User Location In Real Time
Friday November 25, 2016 @12:08PM VLC Media Player Previews 360-degree Video Support
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @09:32AM WhatsApp, Used By Over One Billion People, Gets Video Calling Feature
Monday November 14, 2016 @10:47AM Samsung Really, Really Wants Developers To Build Tizen Apps
Thursday November 10, 2016 @09:18PM Spotify Is Writing Massive Amounts of Junk Data To Storage Drives
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @09:44AM Twitter May Save Vine by Selling it
Monday November 07, 2016 @10:51AM Fake Shopping Apps Are Invading the iPhone
Thursday November 03, 2016 @09:05AM Google Moves To Upgrade App Store, Aims To Help Developers Bolster Revenue
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @09:44AM LastPass Makes Password Management Free Across All Of Your PCs, Tablets and Smartphones
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @09:23AM Opera Max Turns To Nagware, Now Prompts Users To Re-enable It Every 12 Hours
Thursday October 27, 2016 @01:55PM Twitter is Shutting Down Its Video App Vine
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @09:42AM Microsoft Announces Paint 3D, the Biggest Update Ever To the Classic App
Thursday October 06, 2016 @03:04PM Apple Has Removed Dash from the App Store
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @10:47AM Amazon Piles On the Prime Benefits With New 'Prime Reading' Perk
Monday October 03, 2016 @08:05AM Facebook Releases Messenger Lite For People On Slower Networks and With Old and Basic Android Phones
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @11:59PM The UK's Largest Sperm Bank Is Now An App
Friday September 16, 2016 @02:19PM Half Of US Smartphone Users Download Zero Apps Per Month
Thursday September 15, 2016 @11:51AM Pandora Has Announced Its $5 Subscription Service
Monday September 12, 2016 @09:14AM Microsoft Fixes Bugs in Skype for Linux
Monday September 05, 2016 @01:40PM Chrome For Windows To Get Battery Performance Boost
Monday September 05, 2016 @09:12AM Apps Are Devouring the Open Web
Thursday September 01, 2016 @11:40PM Lawsuit Accuses Warriors' Mobile App of Eavesdropping On Fans -- Even When Not In Use
Thursday August 25, 2016 @09:11AM WhatsApp To Share Some Data With Facebook
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @01:31AM Opera Brings Its Free VPN Service To Android
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:14PM Pinterest Acquires Instapaper
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @09:37AM Pokemon Go Daily Active Users, Downloads, Engagement Are Dropping
Monday August 22, 2016 @12:13PM Samsung Reminds Us That You Can't Make People Use an App They Don't Want
Thursday August 18, 2016 @06:51PM RealDoll CEO Aims To Make Its Sex Dolls Love You Back Via AI App
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @08:12AM Google Duo Video Chat App Arrives On iOS and Android With End-to-end Encryption
Saturday August 13, 2016 @04:01PM Skype For Windows Phone Will Stop Working in 2017
Thursday August 11, 2016 @11:19AM France Says Fight Against Messaging Encryption Needs Worldwide Initiative
Monday August 08, 2016 @05:32PM Hacker Uses Fake Boarding Pass App To Get Into Fancy Airline Lounges
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @12:23PM LinkedIn Moves Into Video, Starting With Quora-Style Q&A From Influencers
Monday August 01, 2016 @10:11AM Microsoft's SwiftKey Suspends Sync After Keyboard Leaks Strangers' Contact Details
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @03:40PM One Billion iPhones Have Been Sold, Apple Says
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @10:28AM Facebook Messenger Hits 1B Monthly Active Users, Accounts For 10 Percent Of All VoIP Calls
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @09:46AM Skype Finalizes Its Move To the Cloud; To Kill Older Clients -- Remains Tight Lipped About Privacy
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @01:37PM A Google Maps Glitch Turned This Korean Fishing Town Into a 'Pokemon Go' Haven
Monday July 18, 2016 @03:15PM Microsoft Stream Is a New Video Service For Businesses
Friday July 15, 2016 @08:53AM It Took Nearly Three Hours For France's Terror Alert App To Respond To Nice Attack
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @11:00AM Google Will Let You Share Movies, Apps, and Music You Buy With Up To Six People
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @09:40AM Microsoft Finally Releases New Skype App For Linux
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @06:23AM Pokemon Go Was Never Able To Read Your Email
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @12:53PM Snapchat Introduces Memories: a Searchable, Shareable Archive of Your Snaps
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:02AM 'New Way of Stealing Cars': Hacking Them With A Laptop
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @03:31PM Apple To Encourage Organ Donation With Health App
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @02:22PM Skype Meetings Is Microsoft's New Free Video Conferencing Tool For Small Businesses
Friday July 01, 2016 @10:55AM Slashdot Asks: What's Your Preferred Note-Taking App?
Thursday June 30, 2016 @07:59PM Facebook To Shred 'Paper' News-Reading App On July 29th
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @12:47PM Microsoft Kills Windows 10's Messaging Everywhere Texts, To Bolster Skype
Friday June 24, 2016 @05:38PM New Apps Let Women Obtain Birth Control Without Visiting a Doctor
Friday June 24, 2016 @02:27PM Netflix to Soon Let Users Download Videos, Says Report
Thursday June 23, 2016 @04:02PM SanDisk Made an iPhone Case With Built-In Storage
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @01:57PM Advertiser That Tracked Around 100M Phone Users Without Consent Pays $950,000
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @10:21AM Instagram Hits 500 Million Users
Thursday June 16, 2016 @09:34AM Microsoft Boosts Its Chatbot Future By Acquiring Wand Labs
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @02:58PM Pinterest Acquires Team Behind Fleksy; To Open Source Some Technology Designed For Blind
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @02:56PM Facebook Adds SMS Support To Messenger
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @12:19PM Developer Accuses Apple Of Stealing His Breathe App
Monday June 13, 2016 @04:06PM Instagram Competitor Storehouse Is Shutting Down
Monday June 13, 2016 @03:40PM Apple's Stock iOS Apps Land On App Store, Hints That It Could Allow People To Get Rid Of Them
Monday June 13, 2016 @08:37AM Legacy Yahoo Messenger App Being Retired
Saturday June 11, 2016 @09:35AM Facebook Threatens To Delete Users' Photos If They Don't Install Moments app
Friday June 10, 2016 @03:54PM Amazon To Launch Streaming Music Service In Late Summer Or Early Fall: Report
Thursday June 09, 2016 @12:02PM Tinder Bans Most Teens
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @03:00PM Slashdot Asks: Is the App Boom Over?
Monday June 06, 2016 @10:47AM Uber Denies Access To Harvard Startup That Compared Ride-Hailing Prices
Friday June 03, 2016 @01:37PM Instagram's New Algorithm That Puts the Best Posts First Goes Live For All
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @03:04PM Snapchat Faces An Outcry Against 'Whitewashing' Filters
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @11:09AM Microsoft Needs To Fix Skype
Monday May 16, 2016 @10:49AM Google Releases Spaces Group-Sharing App On Android, iOS, and Desktop
Friday May 13, 2016 @01:22PM Fitness App Runkeeper Secretly Tracks Users At All Times, Sends Data to Advertisers
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @07:52AM WhatsApp Now Has a Desktop App, Available on Windows, OS X
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @05:48AM Italian Military To Save Up To 29 Million Euro By Migrating To LibreOffice
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @01:16PM Latest Update to ES File Explorer Android App Brings Adware To Your Lockscreen
Monday May 09, 2016 @02:44PM Opera Launches 'Free And Unlimited' VPN App For iOS
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @10:55AM Federal Judge Rules Amazon Must Refund Parents Duped By In-App Purchases
Monday April 25, 2016 @12:36PM US Wants Its Own Secure and Self-Destructing Messaging App -- And It's Willing to Pay
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @04:49PM Comcast To Allow TV Customers To Ditch Set-Top Box
Monday April 18, 2016 @06:18PM Smart Mattress With Lover Detection System Will Track Your Partner's Infidelities
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @12:13PM WhatsApp Enables End-To-End Encryption For All Forms of Communications By Default
Monday April 04, 2016 @06:49PM Tech Firms Have An Obsession With 'Female' Digital Servants
Monday April 04, 2016 @05:27PM TSA Paid $1.4 Million For Randomizer App That Chooses Left Or Right
Monday April 04, 2016 @03:53PM Taliban App's Publication Points To Holes In Google's App Review Process
Thursday March 31, 2016 @02:56PM Skype For Linux: Dead? Or Just Resting?
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @01:03PM Microsoft Launches Bot Framework To Let Developers Build Their Own Chatbots
Monday March 28, 2016 @10:43AM Security Flaw In Truecaller Android App Exposes Data of Millions of Users
Friday March 25, 2016 @07:21PM Amazon's Raspberry Pi Guide Lets Coders Build An Echo
Friday March 25, 2016 @04:22PM Snapchat Reportedly Acquires Bitmoji Maker Bitstrips For $100 Million
Thursday March 24, 2016 @01:54PM Slashdot Asks: Should NPR Stop Promoting Its Own Podcasts and NPR One App On Air?
Sunday March 13, 2016 @11:22AM Sorry, Indie Devs -- Pop Apps Are the Future of App Store
Friday March 11, 2016 @05:51PM Skype Co-Founder Launches End-To-End Encrypted 'Wire' App
Thursday March 10, 2016 @12:56PM 9 Open Source Alternatives To Picasa
Sunday March 06, 2016 @04:28PM Transmission BitTorrent App Contained Malware
Saturday March 05, 2016 @08:50PM A Phone App Helps Day Laborers Attack Wage Theft
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @05:30PM Google Is Testing Voice-Activated Payment App, Hands Free
Friday October 02, 2015 @12:41AM Peeple, the 'Yelp-For-People' App, Inspires Hilarious (And Righteous) Rage
Thursday May 08, 2014 @04:39PM Take a Picture: Snapchat Settles With FTC Over "Dissapearing" Claims
Friday March 22, 2013 @06:45AM Apple Yanks "Sweatshop Themed" Game From App Store
Saturday March 10, 2012 @02:43PM Apple To Add 3600 Jobs At New $304 Million Campus In Austin
Saturday April 30, 2011 @08:56AM Developers: MS Hopes To Lure iOS Apps With API Mapping Tool
Tuesday April 12, 2011 @03:31PM Windows 8 App Store Screenshots
Sunday April 03, 2011 @11:42AM Pirated Android App Shames Freeloaders
Thursday March 24, 2011 @05:54PM Google Won't Pull Checkpoint Evasion App
Tuesday March 15, 2011 @03:54PM Time Warner Cable Launches iPad App With Live TV
Tuesday March 15, 2011 @01:00PM Apple Handcuffs Web Apps On iPhone Home Screen
Thursday February 03, 2011 @12:21PM Pirated App Sold On Mac App Store
Friday January 07, 2011 @09:54AM Mac App Store Apps Already Hacked
Sunday May 23, 2010 @06:17AM New iConji Language For the Symbol-Minded Texter
Monday May 17, 2010 @12:33PM Palm App Catalog Glitch Locks Out WebOS Users
Wednesday September 30, 2009 @03:53PM Google Wants to Map Indoors, Too