Slashdot Items Tagged "applications"

Date / Time Story
Monday June 18, 2018 @08:00PM The Supreme Court Will Decide If Apple's App Store Is a Monopoly
Sunday June 17, 2018 @10:41PM Gaming Companies Remove Analytics App After Massive User Outcry
Sunday June 17, 2018 @02:17AM Venmo Is Going All In On Mobile Payments
Friday June 15, 2018 @03:12PM 17 Backdoored Images Downloaded 5 Million Times Removed From Docker Hub
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @03:58PM Uber Seeks Patent For AI That Determines Whether Passengers Are Drunk
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @02:18PM Spanish Soccer League App In Google Play Wants To Use Phone Mics To Enforce Copyrights
Tuesday June 12, 2018 @04:59PM Google Brings Offline Neural Machine Translations For 59 Languages To Its Translate App
Friday May 25, 2018 @04:45PM Apple Will Report Government Requests To Remove Apps From the App Store
Thursday May 24, 2018 @08:06PM Facebook Accused of Conducting Mass Surveillance Through Its Apps
Saturday May 19, 2018 @07:48PM Popular 'Gboard' Keyboard App Has Had a Broken Spell Checker For Months
Friday May 18, 2018 @07:32PM RedDawn Android Malware Is Harvesting Personal Data of North Korean Defectors
Thursday May 17, 2018 @06:32PM With Steam Link App, Your Smartphone Can Be An Imperfect Gaming Monitor
Tuesday May 15, 2018 @04:55PM YouTube Might Finally Get An Incognito Mode
Wednesday May 09, 2018 @06:08PM Apple Cracking Down On Apps That Send Location Data To Third Parties
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @06:06PM A Smart Doorbell Company Is Working With Cops To Report 'Suspicious' People, Activities
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @05:06PM You Can Now Run Linux Apps On Chrome OS
Thursday April 26, 2018 @05:35PM iTunes Now Available From the Microsoft Store For Windows 10
Thursday April 19, 2018 @06:12PM LA Councilman Asks City Attorney To 'Review Possible Legal Action' Against Waze
Saturday April 07, 2018 @08:33PM Is Microsoft Trying To Make Windows 10 Mail Worse?
Friday April 06, 2018 @07:29PM Number of Apps In App Store Declined For the First Time Last Year
Thursday April 05, 2018 @04:50PM Microsoft Will Bring 64-Bit App Support To ARM-Based PCs In May
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @04:45PM Facebook's Privacy Fixes Have Broken Tinder
Monday April 02, 2018 @05:38PM Gay Dating App Grindr Is Letting Other Companies See User HIV Status, Location Data
Thursday March 29, 2018 @05:34PM US To Seek Social Media Details From All Visa Applicants
Monday March 26, 2018 @06:21PM Google Starts Blocking 'Uncertified' Android Devices From Logging In
Friday March 23, 2018 @07:04PM Spotify Says 2 Million Users Hacked Apps To Suppress Ads On Its Free Service
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @12:05AM MoviePass CEO Proudly Says App Tracks Your Location Before, After Movies
Monday March 05, 2018 @07:31PM Spotify Is Cracking Down On Users Pirating Premium-Like Service
Friday February 23, 2018 @10:14PM Japanese Scientists Invent Floating 'Firefly' Light
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @10:20PM Flixster Video Shuts Down
Friday February 16, 2018 @05:40PM Apple Says That All New Apps Must Support the iPhone X Screen
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @08:58PM Kaspersky Says Telegram Flaw Used For Cryptocurrency Mining
Saturday February 10, 2018 @03:25PM Researchers Are Developing An Algorithm That Makes Smartphones Child-Proof
Thursday February 08, 2018 @05:27PM Detroit Quietly Bans Airbnb
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @06:26PM Tinder Must Stop Charging Its Older Users More For 'Plus' Features, Court Rules
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @05:47PM Google Play Removed 700,000 Bad Apps In 2017, 70 Percent More Than In 2016
Friday January 26, 2018 @08:13PM OnePlus Is Again Sending User Data To a Chinese Company Without User Consent
Thursday January 25, 2018 @07:41PM Apple Prepares MacOS Users For Discontinuation of 32-Bit App Support
Thursday January 25, 2018 @05:33PM CNN Shutters Casey Neistat's Video Company Beme, Which It Bought 14 Months Ago For $25 Million
Friday January 12, 2018 @05:10PM Snapchat's Big Redesign Bashed In 83 Percent of User Reviews
Friday January 12, 2018 @04:12PM Google Pulls 60 Apps From Play Store After Malware Exposes Kids To Porn
Thursday January 11, 2018 @05:24PM Hackers Could Blow Up Factories Using Smartphone Apps
Thursday December 28, 2017 @10:43PM Kodi 18 'Leia' 64-Bit For Windows Is Finally Ready To Replace the 32-bit Version
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @09:08PM WeChat To Become China's Official Electronic ID System
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @04:38PM PSA: Spotify Now Available As a Snap For Linux
Monday December 18, 2017 @07:57PM WhatsApp Ordered To Stop Sharing User Data With Facebook
Monday December 11, 2017 @05:56PM Apple Buys Shazam To Boost Apple Music
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @01:30AM Google Wants Progressive Web Apps To Replace Chrome Apps
Thursday November 30, 2017 @05:32PM Google Bans Apps From Displaying Lock Screen Ads
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @09:19PM Amazon Will Let Alexa Developers Use Voice Recognition To Personalize Apps
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @08:08PM Three Quarters of Android Apps Track Users With Third Party Tools, Says Study
Monday November 20, 2017 @07:24PM Trump Administration Tightens Scrutiny of Skilled Worker Visa Applicants
Monday November 13, 2017 @07:25PM Uber Drivers In Lagos Are Using a Fake GPS App To Inflate Rider Fares
Monday November 13, 2017 @05:20PM Google To Kill a Bunch of Useful Android Apps That Rely On Accessibility Services
Friday November 10, 2017 @06:43PM Sex Toy Company Admits To Recording Users' Remote Sex Sessions, Calls It a 'Minor Bug'
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @07:33PM A Huge Redesign Is Coming To Snapchat
Monday September 18, 2017 @04:07PM Samsung Finally Lets You Disable the Bixby Button Without a Third-Party App
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @07:04PM Messaging-App Kik's Big Bet On Digital Coin Offering
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @06:00PM Uber Says It'll Stop Tracking Riders After They're Dropped Off
Thursday August 24, 2017 @06:45PM Ask Slashdot: Best Non-Smart TV Sets?
Monday August 21, 2017 @06:29PM Facebook Makes Safety Check a Permanent Feature
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @05:29PM 'Surkus' App Pays Users To Line Up Outside New Restaurants
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @05:01PM App Developers Should Charge More If They Want People To Buy Subscriptions, Suggests Report
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @04:10PM Disney Sued For Allegedly Spying On Children Through 42 Gaming Apps
Monday August 07, 2017 @03:09PM YouTube Adds Mobile Chat, Because Google Doesn't Have Enough Messaging Apps
Thursday August 03, 2017 @06:40PM Google Now Permits Android Apps That Facilitate Gambling With Real Money
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @09:31PM Are App Sizes Out of Control?
Monday July 31, 2017 @05:05PM Microsoft's Windows Phone Keyboard For the iPhone Is Dead
Thursday July 27, 2017 @05:06PM YouTube Red and Google Play Music Will Merge To Create a New Service
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @04:59PM China Forces Muslim Minority To Install Spyware On Their Phones
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @05:19PM Slashdot Asks: Your Favorite Ride-Sharing App?
Thursday June 29, 2017 @05:41PM Google Photos 3.0 Released, Bringing Smarter Sharing, Suggestions and Shared Libraries
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:50PM Police Use Lyft As 'Trojan Horse' To Capture Suspect In Murder of Tech CEO
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:36PM Uber Finally Adds a Tipping Option To Its App
Monday June 12, 2017 @06:16PM Report Reveals In-App Purchase Scams In the App Store
Friday June 09, 2017 @05:12PM App Store Now Requires Developers To Use Official API To Request App Ratings, Disallows Custom Prompts
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:14PM Airbnb Announces Its Plan To House 100,000 People In Need
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @01:38AM Apple To Phase Out 32-Bit Mac Apps Starting In January 2018
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @06:05PM Amazon Is Refunding Up To $70 Million In-App Purchases Made By Kids
Thursday May 25, 2017 @07:54PM Messenger App Kik Debuts Its Own Digital Currency
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @04:39PM Android Now Supports the Kotlin Programming Language
Friday May 12, 2017 @02:25PM Google Maps Now Uses Street View To Show You Exactly Where To Make Turns
Thursday May 11, 2017 @04:56PM Windows 10 On ARM Will Support x86 Apps From Outside the Store
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @06:06PM Zillow Faces Lawsuit Over 'Zestimate' Tool That Calculates a House's Worth
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @06:21PM Microsoft Is Bringing Office to the Windows Store
Friday April 28, 2017 @05:55PM Airbnb Gives In To Regulator's Demand To Test For Racial Discrimination By Hosts
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:58PM New York Plans To Force Uber To Add Tipping Option
Monday April 10, 2017 @07:31PM McDonald's Is Now Accepting Snapchats As Job Applications
Thursday April 06, 2017 @05:38PM Alcohol-Related Car Accidents Declined In New York After Introduction of Uber, Analysis Finds
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:41PM Security Researcher Says Samsung's Tizen OS Is The Worst Code He's Ever Seen
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:00PM IoT Garage Door Opener Maker Bricks Customer's Product After Bad Review
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @10:20PM Researchers Develop App That Accurately Determines Sperm Quality
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @04:05PM GNOME 3.24 Released
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @04:55PM Chrome 57 Limits Background Tabs Usage To 1% Per CPU Core
Thursday March 02, 2017 @07:44PM NASA Releases 2017-2018 Catalog of Software For Free
Thursday February 23, 2017 @04:14PM Cellebrite Can Now Unlock Apple iPhone 6, 6 Plus
Friday February 17, 2017 @08:32PM Researchers Discover Security Problems Under the Hood of Automobile Apps
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @07:23PM Is IoT a Reason To Learn C?
Friday February 10, 2017 @10:18PM Nanorods Emit and Detect Light, Could Lead To Displays That Communicate Via Li-Fi
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @12:25AM Dozens of Popular iOS Apps Vulnerable To Intercept of TLS-Protected Data
Friday February 03, 2017 @04:41PM Google Will Reportedly Remove Google Now Launcher From Play Store
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @04:16PM Tim Sweeney Dislikes Windows 10 Cloud Rumors, Calls OS 'Crush Steam Edition'
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @06:53PM Apple Sets a New Record For iPhone Sales
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @04:00PM Roku Owners: Comcast Is About To Sell You Cable TV Without the Cable Box
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:53PM Apple Is Moving Its Entire International iTunes Business To Ireland
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @08:20PM Wine 2.0 Released
Thursday January 19, 2017 @04:20PM Tech Firm Creates Trump Monitor For Stock Markets
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @08:06PM Apple Increases App Store Prices By 25% Following Brexit Vote
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @04:24PM Intel Acquires 15 Percent Stake In Mapping Firm HERE
Friday December 23, 2016 @06:57PM BitTorrent Live's 'Cable Killer' P2P Video App Finally Hits iOS
Thursday December 15, 2016 @04:38PM Super Mario Run Is Now Available
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @04:28PM India Just Flew Past Us In the Race To E-Cash
Monday December 12, 2016 @09:33PM Quest Diagnostics Says Personal Health Information of 34,000 Customers Hacked
Friday December 09, 2016 @05:18PM Bose Launches 'Hearphones' That Act Like Hearing Aids
Thursday December 08, 2016 @05:53PM Yik Yak Lays Off 60 Percent of Employees As Growth Collapses
Thursday December 01, 2016 @11:54PM Multiple Vulnerabilities In AirDroid Opens At Least 10 Million Android Users To MITM Attacks, Hijackings
Thursday December 01, 2016 @06:42PM Apple Will Use Drones To Improve the Quality of Apple Maps
Thursday December 01, 2016 @05:30PM Earthquake-Sensing Mobile App 'MyShake' Detects Over 200 Earthquakes Large and Small
Monday November 28, 2016 @09:10PM CNN Acquires Social-Video Startup Beme, Co-Founded By YouTube Star Casey Neistat
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @05:50PM Telegram Launches Telegraph, An Anonymous Blogging Platform
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @06:09PM Tor-Enabled Smartphone Is Antidote To Google 'Hostility' Over Android, Says Developer
Thursday November 17, 2016 @05:06PM New Chrome Extension Automatically Negotiates With Comcast For Rate Discounts
Monday November 14, 2016 @06:51PM Shazam Keeps Your Mac's Microphone Always On, Even When You Turn It Off
Thursday November 10, 2016 @10:18PM Spotify Is Writing Massive Amounts of Junk Data To Storage Drives
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:52PM Instagram Brings Mentions, Links, and Boomerang To Stories
Monday November 07, 2016 @07:19PM Facebook Threatens LinkedIn With Job Opening Features
Monday November 07, 2016 @06:18PM Uber, Lyft, Zipcar Offer Free Or Discounted Rides To Polls On Election Day
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:33PM Gmail's iPhone App Now Has 'Undo Send' and Faster Search
Friday November 04, 2016 @06:45PM Turkey Doubles Down On Censorship With Block On VPNs, Tor
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @06:02PM LastPass On Mobile Is Now Free
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @06:56PM Google Security Engineer Claims Android Is Now As Secure As the iPhone
Thursday October 27, 2016 @04:33PM Apple Debuts New 'TV' Guide and Watchlist App For Apple TV, iPhone and iPad
Thursday October 27, 2016 @01:29AM WhatsApp Is Rolling Out Video Calls On Its Android App
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @07:59PM Delta Now Lets You Track Your Baggage In Real-Time
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @04:50PM Benchmark Battle October 2016: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @04:30PM Apple Has Created 'Detailed Mockups' of iMessage For Android
Saturday October 22, 2016 @01:16PM Governor Cuomo Bans Airbnb From Listing Short-Term Rentals In New York
Thursday October 13, 2016 @04:53PM Evernote Confirms a Serious Bug Caused Data Loss For Some Mac Users
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @07:34PM Doctors Perform Better Than Internet Or App-Based Symptoms Checkers, Says Study
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:10PM Pokemon Go Could Add 2.83 Million Years To Users' Lives, Says Study
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:45PM US Military Is Looking At Blockchain Technology To Secure Nuclear Weapons
Friday October 07, 2016 @09:01PM Microsoft Is Redesigning the Paint App For Windows 10
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @05:44PM Encryption App Signal Wins Fight Against FBI Subpoena and Gag Order
Monday October 03, 2016 @05:37PM The Microsoft Band Is Dead
Friday September 30, 2016 @06:17PM Facebook 'Messenger Day' Is the Chat App's New Snapchat Stories Clone
Thursday September 29, 2016 @06:54PM Google Rebrands 'Apps for Work' To 'G Suite,' Adds New Features
Thursday September 29, 2016 @12:59AM The UK's Largest Sperm Bank Is Now An App
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @07:07PM Aetna To Provide Apple Watch To 50,000 Employees, Subsidize Cost For Customers
Monday September 26, 2016 @07:55PM Windows 10 Will Soon Run Edge In a Virtual Machine To Keep You Safe
Thursday September 22, 2016 @08:41PM Google Play Starts Bringing Android Apps To Chromebooks
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:50PM Google Launches 'Google Trips' Personalized Travel Planner
Thursday September 15, 2016 @05:57PM Over 500K People Have Installed a Pokemon Go-Related App That Roots and Hijacks Android Devices
Thursday September 08, 2016 @08:30PM Amazon Launches Updated Fire HD 8 Tablet Now With Alexa Voice Services
Thursday September 08, 2016 @06:28PM Airbnb Unveils Changes To Address Racial Discrimination
Friday September 02, 2016 @12:40AM Lawsuit Accuses Warriors' Mobile App of Eavesdropping On Fans -- Even When Not In Use
Thursday September 01, 2016 @11:50PM PC-BSD Follows a Rolling Release Model, Gets Renamed To TrueOS
Thursday September 01, 2016 @03:48PM Apple To Remove Abandoned Apps From The App Store
Friday August 26, 2016 @04:47PM Spotify Is Burying Tracks From Musicians Who Give Exclusives To Apple and Tidal
Friday August 26, 2016 @03:54PM Hillary Clinton Used BleachBit To Wipe Emails
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @07:03PM YouTube Plans To Bring Photos, Polls, and Text To Its Video Service
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @01:10AM Microsoft Buys AI-Powered Scheduling App Genee
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @07:14PM Pinterest Acquires Instapaper
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:36PM Google Will Kill Chrome Apps For Windows, Mac, and Linux In Early 2018
Thursday August 18, 2016 @07:51PM RealDoll CEO Aims To Make Its Sex Dolls Love You Back Via AI App
Friday August 12, 2016 @04:38PM Google Play Store Drops Google+ Integration
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @06:29PM Annoying 'Open PDF In Edge' Default Option Puts Windows 10 Users At Risk
Monday August 08, 2016 @06:32PM Hacker Uses Fake Boarding Pass App To Get Into Fancy Airline Lounges
Monday August 08, 2016 @04:19PM Iran Bans Pokemon Go Over 'Security Concerns'
Friday August 05, 2016 @07:20PM Waze's New Safety Feature Reminds Drivers Not To Forget Their Child In the Car
Thursday August 04, 2016 @04:36PM Olympic Committee Prohibits Streaming Apps, Vines and GIFs From Its Events
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @06:29PM Pennsylvania To Apply 6% 'Netflix Tax'
Friday July 29, 2016 @04:06PM SwiftKey Bug Leaked Email Addresses, Phone Numbers To Strangers
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @08:46PM Subscribers Pay 61 Cents Per Hour of Cable, But Only 20 Cents Per Hour of Netflix
Monday July 25, 2016 @06:49PM Vine's Source Code Was Accidentally Made Public For Five Minutes
Friday July 22, 2016 @08:21PM Cyanogen Inc. Reportedly Fires OS Development Arm, Switches To Apps
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:04PM Apple: Pokemon Go Sets Record For Most Downloads In Its First Week
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:41PM Apple To Make $3 Billion From Pokemon Go
Thursday July 21, 2016 @12:22AM Tesla's 'Master Plan, Part Deux' Includes Trucks, Buses and Ride-Sharing
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:38PM China Bans Ad Blocking
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @05:34PM MIT's Ori Robotic Modular Furniture Is Designed To Make Small Places Feel More Roomy
Friday July 15, 2016 @02:04AM Null Island: The Land of Lousy Directional Data
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @10:33PM Apple Launching Reality TV Show Called 'Planet of the Apps'
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:01PM Pokemon Go Becomes Biggest Mobile Game In US History
Monday July 11, 2016 @07:52PM Google To Train 2 Million Indian Android Developers
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:29PM PSA: Pokemon Go Has Full Access To Your Google Account Data
Friday July 08, 2016 @08:34PM Nintendo Stock Price Up 9% After Pokemon Go Launch
Thursday July 07, 2016 @04:56AM Avast Acquires AVG For $1.3 Billion To Create Security Software Giant
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:02AM 'New Way of Stealing Cars': Hacking Them With A Laptop
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:05PM 73% of Subscribers Would Download Netflix Content, Says Survey
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @04:31PM Apple To Encourage Organ Donation With Health App
Thursday June 30, 2016 @08:59PM Facebook To Shred 'Paper' News-Reading App On July 29th
Monday June 27, 2016 @05:13PM Rolls-Royce Eyes Autonomous Ships, Expects Remote-Controlled Cargo Ships By 2020
Friday June 24, 2016 @06:38PM New Apps Let Women Obtain Birth Control Without Visiting a Doctor
Thursday June 23, 2016 @05:02PM SanDisk Made an iPhone Case With Built-In Storage
Monday June 20, 2016 @06:31PM Russian Bill Requires Encryption Backdoors In All Messenger Apps
Monday June 20, 2016 @05:00PM Red Hat Launches Ansible-Native Container Workflow Project
Saturday June 18, 2016 @03:30PM The Geek Behind Google's Takeover of the Map
Saturday June 18, 2016 @11:50AM Fedora QA Lead Pans Canonical 'Propaganda' On Snap Apps
Saturday June 18, 2016 @12:07AM Microsoft Tests New Tool To Remove OEM Crapware
Friday June 17, 2016 @04:25PM Apple Explains Why iMessage Isn't Coming To Android