Slashdot Items Tagged "software"

Date / Time Story
Monday July 25, 2016 @11:49PM Feds To Deploy Anti-Drone Software Near Wildfires
Monday July 25, 2016 @07:43PM Apple's Electric Car Project To Be Led By Bob Mansfield
Monday July 25, 2016 @04:26PM MIT Developed A Movie Screen That Brings Glasses-Free 3D To All Seats
Monday July 25, 2016 @03:49PM Facebook Admits Blocking WikiLeaks' DNC Email Links, But Won't Say Why
Saturday July 23, 2016 @05:05AM Tinder Scam Promises Account Verification, But Actually Sells Porn
Saturday July 23, 2016 @04:11AM Sega Announces Two New Sonic Games That Seek To Recapture The Glory Days
Friday July 22, 2016 @08:21PM Cyanogen Inc. Reportedly Fires OS Development Arm, Switches To Apps
Friday July 22, 2016 @06:52PM Auto Industry Publishes Its First Set of Cybersecurity Best Practices
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:32PM Edward Snowden At Comic-Con: 'I Live a Surprisingly Free Life'
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:04PM Apple: Pokemon Go Sets Record For Most Downloads In Its First Week
Friday July 22, 2016 @02:10AM NVIDIA Drops Surprise Unveiling of Pascal-Based GeForce GTX Titan X
Thursday July 21, 2016 @07:46PM Spotify Is Now Selling Your Information To Advertisers
Thursday July 21, 2016 @07:20PM Man Builds $1.5 Million Star Trek-Themed Home Theater
Thursday July 21, 2016 @05:58PM Tesla's Autopilot Mode Reportedly Saves Pedestrian's Life
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:49PM Police 3D-Printed A Murder Victim's Finger To Unlock His Phone
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:41PM Apple To Make $3 Billion From Pokemon Go
Thursday July 21, 2016 @03:20PM Google Gets Rid Of App Launcher In Chrome 52, Browser's Mac Client Gets Material Design
Thursday July 21, 2016 @12:22AM Tesla's 'Master Plan, Part Deux' Includes Trucks, Buses and Ride-Sharing
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @07:14PM Saudi Arabia Revives 15-Year-Old Ban On 'Zionism-Promoting' Pokemon
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @06:53PM BlackBerry CEO 'Disturbed' By Apple's Hard Line On Encryption
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:38PM China Bans Ad Blocking
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @03:57PM US Navy Faces $600M Lawsuit For Allegedly Pirating 3D VR Software
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @02:07PM Android Nougat Won't Boot If Your Phone's Software Is Corrupt Or Has Malware
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @11:28AM Facebook Messenger Hits 1B Monthly Active Users, Accounts For 10 Percent Of All VoIP Calls
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @11:37PM WikiLeaks Releases 300K Turkey Government Emails In Response To Erdogan's Post-Coup Purges
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @09:15PM Amazon Isn't Saying If Echo Has Been Wiretapped
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @07:48PM Technology Is Making Doctors Feel Like Glorified Data Entry Clerks
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @06:49PM Amazon Patents Way To Turn Lampposts, Church Steeples Into Drone Perches
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @05:34PM MIT's Ori Robotic Modular Furniture Is Designed To Make Small Places Feel More Roomy
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @04:41PM Library of Congress Hit With a Denial-Of-Service Attack
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @04:26PM Safari Browser May Soon Be Just As Fast As Chrome With WebP Integration
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @04:09PM Pokemon Go Doubles Nintendo's Stock Price
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @02:37PM A Google Maps Glitch Turned This Korean Fishing Town Into a 'Pokemon Go' Haven
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @10:15AM Farmers Demand Right To Fix Their Own Dang Tractors
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @02:04AM Facebook's Android App Can Now Save Offline Videos
Monday July 18, 2016 @07:15PM Netflix Stock Price Tanks As Customers Quit Over Higher Prices
Monday July 18, 2016 @06:27PM BuzzFeed and Washington Post To Use Robots For RNC Coverage
Monday July 18, 2016 @05:52PM Ex Cardinal's Scouting Director Chris Correa Sentenced To 46 Months For Hacking Astros' Computer System
Monday July 18, 2016 @05:31PM Researcher Finds Way To Steal Cash From Google, Instagram, and Microsoft Through The Phone
Monday July 18, 2016 @05:03PM Hacking Group 'OurMine' Claims Credit For Attack On Pokemon Go Servers
Monday July 18, 2016 @04:37PM RNC Is Preparing For Cyberattacks
Monday July 18, 2016 @04:15PM Microsoft Stream Is a New Video Service For Businesses
Monday July 18, 2016 @03:31PM Apple Begins Rolling Out iTunes Match With Audio Fingerprint to Apple Music Subscribers
Monday July 18, 2016 @12:08AM Slashdot Asks: What's Your Computer Set-Up Look Like?
Sunday July 17, 2016 @03:21PM The Freeware Hall of Fame Enters Its 20th Year
Saturday July 16, 2016 @01:42AM Leak Shows PlayStation 4 Neo Is Expected To Have Twice The Graphics Horsepower
Friday July 15, 2016 @08:15PM Google Decided To Nix Its Oculus Rift Competitor
Friday July 15, 2016 @07:27PM Elon Musk: Autopilot Feature Was Disabled In Pennsylvania Crash
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:39PM Do You Have A Living Doppelgänger?
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:30PM Cybercrime Overtakes Traditional Crime In UK, Says Report
Friday July 15, 2016 @12:44PM Microsoft: Windows 10 Won't Hit 1 Billion Devices By Mid-2018
Friday July 15, 2016 @09:53AM It Took Nearly Three Hours For France's Terror Alert App To Respond To Nice Attack
Friday July 15, 2016 @02:04AM Null Island: The Land of Lousy Directional Data
Thursday July 14, 2016 @07:44PM A Smaller Version of Raspberry Pi 3 Is Coming Soon
Thursday July 14, 2016 @06:17PM Emirati Man Gets 3-Month Prison Sentence Over Instagram Insult
Thursday July 14, 2016 @05:55PM NVIDIA's Releases Its First VR Game, Along With An Interactive Screenshot Tool 'Ansel'
Thursday July 14, 2016 @04:49PM CleanSpace CO Sensor Runs On Freevolt RF Harvesting
Thursday July 14, 2016 @04:31PM Google's New Emoji Aimed At Promoting Gender Equality Are Coming
Thursday July 14, 2016 @04:11PM 145 Tech Leaders Say 'Trump Would Be A Disaster For Innovation'
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @10:50PM 'Fourth Amendment Caucus' Aims To Fight Government Surveillance
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @10:33PM Apple Launching Reality TV Show Called 'Planet of the Apps'
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @09:05PM Windows Malware Poses As Ransomware, Just Deletes Victims' Files
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @08:34PM Tor Project Installs New Board of Directors After Jacob Appelbaum Controversy
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @07:08PM Ex-Google Engineer Launches Blockchain-Based System For Banks
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @06:46PM Microsoft: Only Microsoft Edge Will Play Netflix Content At 1080p On Your PC
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:53PM Ask Slashdot: Why Don't Graphics Cards For VR Use Real-Time Motion Compensation?
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:27PM Parents Upset After Their Boy Was 'Knocked Down and Run Over' By A Security Robot
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:01PM Pokemon Go Becomes Biggest Mobile Game In US History
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @01:13PM 90% Of Software Developers Work Outside Silicon Valley
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @12:11AM US Judge Throws Out Cell Phone 'Stingray' Evidence For The First Time
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @07:30PM Mozilla Will Ship Its First Rust Component In Firefox 48
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @07:07PM Vulnerability Exploitable Via Printer Protocols Affects All Windows Versions
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @06:37PM Sega Saturn's DRM Cracked Almost 23 Years After Launch
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @05:55PM VPN Provider Removes Russian Presence After Servers Seized
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @05:29PM FBI Has Collected 430,000 Iris Scans In 'Pilot Program'
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @04:07PM NBC Universal Patents a Way To Detect BitTorrent Pirates In Real-Time
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @11:35AM Microsoft Announces Surface as a Service, Windows 10 Enterprise E3 for $7 Per User Per Month
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @07:23AM Pokemon Go Was Never Able To Read Your Email
Monday July 11, 2016 @07:52PM Google To Train 2 Million Indian Android Developers
Monday July 11, 2016 @07:06PM Third Tesla Crashes Amid Report of SEC Investigation
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:40PM Seagate Fires 6,500, Or 14% of Workforce, Stock Soars
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:29PM PSA: Pokemon Go Has Full Access To Your Google Account Data
Monday July 11, 2016 @04:42PM Netflix Is The Least-Cancelled of All Major Streaming Services, Says Study
Monday July 11, 2016 @04:41PM MIT Says Their Anonymity Network Is More Secure Than Tor
Sunday July 10, 2016 @04:07PM Uber Investor Suggests Addressing Police Killings With an App
Friday July 08, 2016 @08:34PM Nintendo Stock Price Up 9% After Pokemon Go Launch
Friday July 08, 2016 @06:42PM Researchers Develop A Way To Stop Ransomware By Watching The Filesystem
Friday July 08, 2016 @05:35PM Mesa 12.0 Released With OpenGL 4.3 Support, Intel Vulkan and More
Friday July 08, 2016 @05:00PM Ask Slashdot: Should You Upgrade To Windows 10 For Accessibility Features?
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:34PM Researchers Discover Over 100 Tor Nodes Designed To Spy On Hidden Services
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:15PM YouTube Looking To Launch Online TV Service Next Year With ESPN, ABC, and CBS
Friday July 08, 2016 @12:25PM Researchers Add Software Bugs To Reduce the Number of Software Bugs
Friday July 08, 2016 @10:05AM Antivirus Software Is 'Increasingly Useless' and May Make Your Computer Less Safe
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:08AM Putin Gives Federal Security Agents Two Weeks To Produce 'Encryption Keys' For The Internet
Thursday July 07, 2016 @04:56AM Avast Acquires AVG For $1.3 Billion To Create Security Software Giant
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @08:56PM Google Is Working On Two Android Wear Smartwatches, Says Report
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @07:21PM Second Tesla Autopilot Crash Under Review By US Regulators
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:32PM Hackers Can Use Smart Watch Movements To Reveal A Wearer's ATM PIN
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @03:56PM Walmart Now Lets You Pay With Phone At All 4,600 US Stores Via Walmart Pay
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @02:47PM Student Makes 'Shazam For Fonts', a Gadget That Detects Fonts and Captures Colors
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @01:53PM Snapchat Introduces Memories: a Searchable, Shareable Archive of Your Snaps
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:02AM 'New Way of Stealing Cars': Hacking Them With A Laptop
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @08:19PM KDE Plasma 5.7 Released
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @06:30PM Japan Says Yes To Mirrorless Cars
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:57PM Man Builds Giant Homemade Computer To Play Tetris
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:38PM Tesla Autopilot 2.0 Is Coming This Year, Source Confirms
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:15PM UK Police Accessed Civilian Data For Fun and Profit, Says Report
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
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @03:22PM Skype Meetings Is Microsoft's New Free Video Conferencing Tool For Small Businesses
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @02:38PM Linux Letting Go: 32-bit Builds On the Way Out
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @11:05AM MRI Software Bugs Could Upend Years Of Research
Monday July 04, 2016 @07:50PM Microsoft Xbox Project Scorpio Puts Out 6 TFLOPs On Par With Current Gaming PCs
Monday July 04, 2016 @06:26PM Google Cast Is Now Baked Into Chrome, No Extension Needed
Monday July 04, 2016 @05:06PM Why Tech Support Is (Purposely) Unbearable
Monday July 04, 2016 @04:58PM New Cars Are Too Expensive For The Typical Family, Says Study
Monday July 04, 2016 @04:42PM Bulgaria Got a Law Requiring Open Source
Monday July 04, 2016 @04:38PM Google Offers Free 4-Month Play Music Trial Subscription For July 4th
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:19AM Amazon's Alexa Virtual Assistant Can Now Order Millions of Prime Products For You
Friday July 01, 2016 @11:44PM Facebook Messenger Now Has 11,000 Bots
Friday July 01, 2016 @07:37PM Security Researcher Publishes How-To Guide To Crack Android Full Disk Encryption
Friday July 01, 2016 @06:55PM Slackware 14.2 Released, Still Systemd-Free
Friday July 01, 2016 @05:43PM Senate Staffers Will No Longer Be Issued BlackBerry Devices
Friday July 01, 2016 @05:16PM Microsoft Will Be Largest Infrastructure As A Service Vendor By 2019, Says Morgan Stanley Survey
Friday July 01, 2016 @04:56PM Man Who Teaches People How To Repair Their MacBooks Alludes To Apple Lawsuit
Friday July 01, 2016 @04:29PM Frontier Teams With AT&T To Block Google Fiber Access To Utility Poles
Friday July 01, 2016 @03:25PM Microsoft Prepares One Final, Full-Screen Get Windows 10 Nag
Friday July 01, 2016 @12:34PM Mozilla Releases First Build of Servo, Its Next-Generation Browser Engine
Friday July 01, 2016 @11:55AM Slashdot Asks: What's Your Preferred Note-Taking App?
Friday July 01, 2016 @12:51AM Guccifer 2.0 Calls DNC Hack His "Personal Project," Mocks Security Firms
Friday July 01, 2016 @12:21AM Data Can Help Fix America's Overcrowded Jails, Says White House
Thursday June 30, 2016 @08:59PM Facebook To Shred 'Paper' News-Reading App On July 29th
Thursday June 30, 2016 @08:06PM Apple In Talks To Buy Jay Z-Owned Tidal Streaming Service
Thursday June 30, 2016 @06:06PM 'UpgradeSubscription.exe' File In Preview Build Hints At Windows 10 Subscriptions
Thursday June 30, 2016 @05:41PM CBS/Paramount Sets Phasers To Kill On Star Trek Fan-Fiction With New Guidelines
Thursday June 30, 2016 @05:07PM US Regulators Investigating Tesla Over Use of 'Autopilot' Mode Linked To Fatal Crash
Thursday June 30, 2016 @04:08PM Netherlands Gets First Nationwide 'Internet of Things'
Thursday June 30, 2016 @03:55PM Ask Slashdot: What's Your Preferred Media Streaming Device?
Thursday June 30, 2016 @01:22AM US Efforts To Regulate Encryption Have Been Flawed, Government Report Finds
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @07:25PM DMCA Notices Remove 8,268 Projects On Github In 2015
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @05:29PM UK Has Fastest Mobile Internet While US Lags Behind, Says Report
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @01:47PM Microsoft Kills Windows 10's Messaging Everywhere Texts, To Bolster Skype
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @03:24AM Windows 10 Anniversary Update To Roll Out On August 2
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @11:21PM Study: 78% of Resold Drives Still Contain Readable Personal or Business Data
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @08:59PM Google Is Testing Its Own Internet Speed Test In Search Results
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @06:15PM The Moral Dilemma of Driverless Cars: Save The Driver or Save The Crowd?
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @05:04PM RIP Xbox Fitness: Users Will Soon Lose Access To Workout Videos They Bought
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @03:55PM Apple Patents a Way To Keep People From Filming At Concerts and Movie Theaters
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @12:38PM Microsoft To Make Saying No To Windows 10 Update Easier
Monday June 27, 2016 @08:05PM US Customs Wants To Know Travelers' Social Media Account Names
Monday June 27, 2016 @07:41PM Minecraft Movie To Compete With Avengers and Star Wars In 2019
Monday June 27, 2016 @07:13PM Tour de France To Use Thermal Cameras To Spot Cheats
Monday June 27, 2016 @05:57PM A Massive Botnet of CCTV Cameras Involved In Ferocious DDoS Attacks
Monday June 27, 2016 @05:13PM Rolls-Royce Eyes Autonomous Ships, Expects Remote-Controlled Cargo Ships By 2020
Monday June 27, 2016 @04:38PM Google's Satellite Map Gets a 700-Trillion-Pixel Makeover
Monday June 27, 2016 @03:50PM Google Launches 'Project Bloks' Toys To Teach Kids To Code
Sunday June 26, 2016 @09:47PM Wisconsin's Prison-Sentencing Algorithm Challenged in Court
Saturday June 25, 2016 @02:44PM Lenovo Warns Users To Upgrade Pre-Installed Tool With Severe Security Holes
Saturday June 25, 2016 @06:18AM Snowden Finally Identified As Target of Investigation That Ended Lavabit
Friday June 24, 2016 @06:38PM New Apps Let Women Obtain Birth Control Without Visiting a Doctor
Friday June 24, 2016 @06:17PM Scientists Force Computer To Binge On TV Shows and Predict What Humans Will Do
Friday June 24, 2016 @05:29PM You Could Be Paid To Post Snapchat Selfies With Products, Patent Filing Suggests
Friday June 24, 2016 @05:05PM Oculus Ditches DRM Hurdle, Allows HTC Vive Games On Rift Again
Friday June 24, 2016 @04:52PM Surface 3 Stocks Dwindling As Microsoft Plans System's Demise
Friday June 24, 2016 @04:16PM Valve Faces Lawsuit Over Video Game Gambling
Friday June 24, 2016 @03:27PM Netflix to Soon Let Users Download Videos, Says Report
Friday June 24, 2016 @02:25PM Russia Lawmakers Pass Spying Law That Requires Encryption Backdoors, Call Surveillance
Friday June 24, 2016 @01:39AM Study Finds Password Misuse In Hospitals Is 'Endemic'
Thursday June 23, 2016 @08:48PM BlackBerry Remains Committed To Smartphone Business, Despite $670M Net Loss In Last Three Months
Thursday June 23, 2016 @08:23PM Apple Discontinues Thunderbolt Display
Thursday June 23, 2016 @06:38PM Clinton's Private Email Was Blocked By Spam Filters, So State IT Turned Them Off
Thursday June 23, 2016 @05:11PM Internet Trolls Hack Popular YouTube Channel WatchMojo
Thursday June 23, 2016 @05:02PM SanDisk Made an iPhone Case With Built-In Storage
Thursday June 23, 2016 @04:40PM Federal Court: The Fourth Amendment Does Not Protect Your Home Computer
Thursday June 23, 2016 @04:10PM Boston Dynamics' SpotMini Is All Electric, Agile, and Has A Capable Face-Arm
Thursday June 23, 2016 @11:52AM Huawei Is Working On Its Own Mobile OS In Case Things Sour With Google
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @06:47PM Sony Agrees To Pay Millions To Gamers To Settle PS3 Linux Debacle
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @05:23PM C-SPAN Uses Periscope and Facebook Live To Broadcast The House Sit-In
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @04:48PM The New Censorship: 'How Did Google Become The Internet's Censor and Master Manipulator?'
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @11:50AM Opera Denies Microsoft Edge Battery-Saving Claims
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @01:09AM Interview With A Craigslist Scammer
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @06:15PM 3 Million Strong Botnet Grows Right Under Twitter's Nose
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @05:03PM Apple Starts To Shell Out $400 Million To Customers In eBook Settlement
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @04:32PM MSI and ASUS Accused of Sending Reviewers Overpowered Graphics Cards
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @04:14PM 74% of Netflix Subscribers Would Rather Cancel Their Subscription Than See Ads
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @03:32PM Elon Musk's Open Source OpenAI: We're Working On a Robot For Your Household Chores
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @01:54PM Microsoft: Nearly One In Three Azure Virtual Machines Now Are Running Linux
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @01:43AM Invoking Orlando, Senate Republicans Set Up Vote To Expand FBI Spying
Monday June 20, 2016 @06:31PM Russian Bill Requires Encryption Backdoors In All Messenger Apps
Monday June 20, 2016 @05:19PM Smartphone Users Are Paying For Their Own Surveillance
Monday June 20, 2016 @05:00PM Red Hat Launches Ansible-Native Container Workflow Project
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:50PM Citing Attack, GoToMyPC Resets All Passwords
Monday June 20, 2016 @02:36PM High IQ Countries Have Less Software Piracy, Research Finds
Monday June 20, 2016 @10:44AM Microsoft Says Edge Browser Is More Power-Efficient Than Chrome
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 @07:05PM Olli is a 3D Printed, IBM Watson-Powered, Self-Driving Minibus
Friday June 17, 2016 @06:43PM Hackers Find 138 Different Security Gaps In Pentagon Websites
Friday June 17, 2016 @04:25PM Apple Explains Why iMessage Isn't Coming To Android