Slashdot Items Tagged "standards"

Date / Time Story
Monday March 28, 2016 @07:58PM Why BART Is Falling Apart
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @12:13AM Apache PDFBox Hits 2.0
Sunday March 20, 2016 @07:03PM Ask Slashdot: Is It Time To Shrink the Ethernet Connector?
Friday March 18, 2016 @11:35PM What Lies Beneath: The First Transatlantic Communications Cables
Monday March 14, 2016 @02:50PM Ask Slashdot: Alternatives To "Atomic" Clocks?
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @09:49AM Google Docs Can Now Export EPUB
Monday March 07, 2016 @04:08PM Valve Announces New Portal Content For Virtual Reality
Friday March 04, 2016 @05:08PM Open Compute Hardware Makes Its Way Into Colo Data Centers
Friday March 04, 2016 @03:57PM NRC Engineers Urge Shutdown of Nuclear Plants If Design Flaw Not Fixed
Thursday March 03, 2016 @10:33AM Dell Bringing Thunderbolt 3 USB-C Support To Linux
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @11:50PM Incident Raises Concerns About a More Formal Spec For Bitcoin
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @08:54PM New DisplayPort 1.4 Standard Can Drive 8K Monitors Over A USB Type-C Cable
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @11:15AM ITU Give Consent To New 40Gbps Fiber-to-the-Home Broadband Standard
Monday February 29, 2016 @01:11PM Next-Gen Ultra HD Blu-Ray Discs Probably Won't Be Cracked For A While
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:32AM Valve's SteamOS Now Supports Vulkan, The Cross-Platform Alternative To DirectX 12
Friday February 26, 2016 @05:03PM 90% of All SSL VPNs Use Insecure Or Outdated Encryption
Friday February 26, 2016 @09:46AM Google Proposes New Hard Drive Format For Data Centers
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @12:36PM Japan Considers Treating Bitcoin As Conventional Currency
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @02:17AM Big Test Coming Up For Kilogram Redefinition
Monday February 22, 2016 @10:17AM Feds Say There Isn't A Single Safe 'Hoverboard'
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @02:40PM New Energy Efficiency Standards Take Effect This Week In the US
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @06:15PM First Steps Towards Network Transparency For Wayland
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:45AM Are Roads Safer With No Central White Lines?
Monday February 08, 2016 @02:09PM Talos Secure Workstation Is Free-Software Centric — and $3100 [Updated]
Friday February 05, 2016 @06:41PM Some Reversible USB-C Cables/Adapters Could Cause Irreversible Damage
Friday January 29, 2016 @04:56PM In Memoriam: VGA
Friday January 29, 2016 @03:44PM Jailbreak Turns Cheap Walkie-Talkie Into DMR Police Scanner
Thursday January 28, 2016 @10:46AM Why the Calorie Is Broken
Monday January 25, 2016 @08:09AM The Clock Is Ticking For the US To Relinquish Control of ICANN
Thursday January 21, 2016 @12:00PM How OpenGL Graphics Card Performance Has Evolved Over 10 Years
Friday January 15, 2016 @10:16PM BBC Confirms 50% Bitrate Savings For H.265/HEVC Vs H.264/AVC
Saturday January 09, 2016 @11:32PM After Two Fixes, OAuth Standard Deemed Secure
Friday January 08, 2016 @07:06PM After Years of Serving X11, X.Org Stands To Lose Its One-Letter Domain
Thursday January 07, 2016 @11:36AM Four Elements Added To Periodic Table
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:47AM Sensors Designed For Prosthetic Hands Could Lead To New Textile Standards
Sunday December 27, 2015 @05:36PM Switzerland Moves Toward a Universal Phone Charger Standard
Monday December 21, 2015 @05:24PM Facebook Replaces Flash With HTML5 For Videos
Monday December 21, 2015 @03:44PM AdBlock Plus Updates Acceptable Ads Policy
Monday December 21, 2015 @02:07PM Swedish Researchers Break 'Unbreakable' Quantum Cryptography
Monday December 21, 2015 @01:31PM HTTP Error Code 451 Approved For Censored Web Pages
Friday December 18, 2015 @07:32PM Khronos Delays Vulkan Graphics API To 2016 Release
Thursday December 17, 2015 @11:26AM Geneticists Push For Databases Over Journals As Main Source of Information
Thursday December 10, 2015 @02:51PM NHTSA Toughens Crash Test Rating Standards
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @10:29AM Radeon Graphics Cards To Support HDR Displays and FreeSync Over HDMI In 2016
Thursday December 03, 2015 @10:42AM Cellphones Really Are Not As Good As They Were 10 Years Ago At Making Calls
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @10:09AM After Twenty Years of Flash, Adobe Kills the Name
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @09:17AM Companies Want To Insert Ads Into Unicode
Monday November 30, 2015 @08:34AM Pursuit of Slenderness May Mean No More Headphone Jack In iPhone 7
Saturday November 28, 2015 @04:05PM What USB Has Replaced (And What it Hasn't)
Friday November 20, 2015 @11:44PM You Can Look Forward To 8 More Years of Leap Second Problems
Thursday November 12, 2015 @11:22AM Bluetooth 2016 Roadmap Brings Fourfold Range Increase and Mesh Networking
Thursday November 05, 2015 @03:59PM Google Engineer Warns Against Perils of Buying Cheap, Third-Party USB-C Cables
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @01:47PM What Your Photos Know About You
Monday October 26, 2015 @09:42AM W3C Sets Up Web Payments Standards Group To Improve Check-Out Security
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:23AM Moscow State University Releases 10th HEVC Video Codec Comparison
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:42AM Debian Dropping Linux Standard Base
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @12:54PM Worries Mount Over Upcoming LTE-U Deployments Hurting Wi-Fi
Friday September 25, 2015 @06:26PM How the Car Industry Has Hidden Its Software Behind the DMCA
Thursday September 24, 2015 @11:37AM Fable Legends DX12 Benchmark Stressing High End GPUs
Thursday September 24, 2015 @08:57AM Bjarne Stroustrup Announces the C++ Core Guidelines
Thursday September 24, 2015 @08:13AM Does IoT Data Need Special Regulation?
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @10:12AM Nintendo Joins Khronos Group
Monday September 21, 2015 @10:48AM The Forgotten Tale of Cartrivision's 1972 VCR
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @08:52AM Broadband Users 'Need' At Least 10Mbps To Be Satisfied
Friday September 11, 2015 @09:53AM Microsoft Announces VP9 Support For Edge
Thursday September 10, 2015 @08:25AM Browser Makers To End RC4 Support In Early 2016
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @08:13AM Mozilla, Microsoft, Amazon, Google, and Others Form 'Alliance For Open Media'
Sunday August 30, 2015 @09:56PM Do We Need More Emojis?
Friday August 28, 2015 @06:28PM Ten Dropbox Engineers Build BSD-licensed, Lossless 'Pied Piper' Compression Algorithm
Thursday August 27, 2015 @02:18PM Open Source, Collaborative Rich-Text, Web-Based Editor Almost Available
Sunday August 23, 2015 @07:53PM Why Car Info Tech Is So Thoroughly At Risk
Friday August 21, 2015 @10:31PM Amazon To Stop Accepting Flash Ads
Friday August 21, 2015 @06:42PM Object Storage and POSIX Should Merge
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @12:10PM The Agonizingly Slow Decline of Adobe's Flash Player
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @06:29PM Data Center Standard Proposal Adds WEE To PUE
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @12:09PM U. Michigan Opens a Test City For Driverless Cars
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:39PM Open Document Format 1.2 Published As ISO/IEC Standard
Friday July 17, 2015 @06:50PM New Unicode Bug Discovered For Common Japanese Character "No"
Friday July 17, 2015 @07:20AM Facebook Finally Ends XMPP Support For 3rd Party Chat
Thursday July 16, 2015 @07:04AM Virtual Reality Tech and Openness
Thursday July 09, 2015 @02:07PM French Government IT Directorate Supports ODF, Rejects OOXML
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:40AM Open Compute Project Comes Under Fire
Saturday June 20, 2015 @02:29AM 5G Network Speed Defined As 20 Gbps By the International Telecommunication Union
Friday June 19, 2015 @08:31PM Unicode Consortium Releases Unicode 8.0.0
Thursday June 18, 2015 @09:02AM ECMAScript 6 Is Officially a JavaScript Standard
Monday June 15, 2015 @12:00AM A First: CubeSat-Style Probes To Accompany InSight Mars Lander
Friday June 05, 2015 @08:43PM How Ready Is IPv6 To Succeed IPv4?
Thursday June 04, 2015 @01:40PM Presidential Candidate Lincoln Chaffee Proposes That US Go Metric
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @12:31PM Intel Adopts USB-C Connector For 40Gbps Thunderbolt 3, Supports USB 3.1, DP 1.2
Thursday May 28, 2015 @10:52AM How Tesla Batteries Will Force Home Wiring To Go Low Voltage
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @06:07PM Microsoft Edge To Support Dolby Audio
Thursday May 14, 2015 @08:49AM Wireless Charging Tech Adopted By Ford, Chrysler, and Toyota Goes Open Source
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @09:33AM Feds Say It's Time To Cut Back On Fluoride In Drinking Water
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @08:43AM The Engineer's Lament -- Prioritizing Car Safety Issues
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @12:24PM OSGeo Foundation Up In Arms Over ESRI LAS Lock-In Plans
Monday April 20, 2015 @10:00AM Google To Propose QUIC As IETF Standard
Friday April 10, 2015 @06:11PM Google Rolls Out VP9 Encoding For YouTube
Thursday April 09, 2015 @12:04PM Bell Labs Fighting To Get More Bandwidth Out of Copper
Thursday April 02, 2015 @08:49AM UK Forces Microsoft To Adopt Open Document Standards
Friday March 20, 2015 @07:07PM Internet of Things Endangered By Inaccurate Network Time, Says NIST
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @10:17AM 3D Audio Standard Released
Friday March 13, 2015 @07:23PM Why Apple Won't Adopt a Wireless Charging Standard
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @10:40AM Does USB Type C Herald the End of Apple's Proprietary Connectors?
Thursday March 05, 2015 @02:37PM Valve Developed an Open-Source Intel Vulkan GPU Driver For Linux
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @10:30AM Khronos Group Announces Vulkan To Compete Against DirectX 12
Friday February 20, 2015 @07:36PM VESA Embedded DisplayPort 1.4a Paves Way For 8K Displays, Longer Battery Life
Friday February 20, 2015 @07:30PM Samsung Takes On Apple Pay By Acquiring Mobile Wallet Startup LoopPay
Thursday February 19, 2015 @03:07PM HTTP/2 Finalized
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @02:07AM Google Chrome Will Adopt HTTP/2 In the Coming Weeks, Drop SPDY Support
Sunday February 08, 2015 @02:35PM Replacing the Turing Test
Sunday January 25, 2015 @07:40PM Verizon, Cable Lobby Oppose Spec-Bump For Broadband Definition
Saturday January 24, 2015 @02:29PM UHD Spec Stomps on Current Blu-ray Spec, But Will Consumers Notice?
Thursday January 22, 2015 @04:56PM TWEETHER Project Promises 10Gbps MmW 92-95GHz Based Wireless Broadband
Friday January 16, 2015 @10:31PM Andy Wolber Explores Online Word Processors' ODF Support
Monday January 12, 2015 @01:10AM Chrome For OS X Catches Up With Safari's Emoji Support
Friday January 09, 2015 @09:02AM HTTP/2 - the IETF Is Phoning It In
Thursday December 18, 2014 @02:50AM ODF Support In Google Drive
Thursday December 11, 2014 @09:55AM Bellard Creates New Image Format To Replace JPEG
Saturday November 15, 2014 @10:42AM New Trial Brings Skype to (Some) Browsers
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @10:29AM It's Official: HTML5 Is a W3C Standard
Monday October 27, 2014 @11:17AM What Will It Take To Make Automated Vehicles Legal In the US?
Monday October 20, 2014 @05:07PM Help ESR Stamp Out CVS and SVN In Our Lifetime
Sunday October 19, 2014 @06:02PM Gigabit Cellular Networks Could Happen, With 24GHz Spectrum
Tuesday October 14, 2014 @10:26AM Will New European Commission Leaders Welcome Open Source and Open Standards?
Wednesday October 01, 2014 @02:30PM David Cameron Says Brits Should Be Taught Imperial Measures
Tuesday September 30, 2014 @09:19AM Robotic Taster Will Judge 'Real Thai Food'
Friday September 19, 2014 @08:41PM Data Archiving Standards Need To Be Future-Proofed
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @08:44AM Industry-Based ToDo Alliance Wants To Guide FOSS Development
Friday September 05, 2014 @07:49AM UCLA, CIsco & More Launch Consortium To Replace TCP/IP
Wednesday September 03, 2014 @10:11AM Can ISO 29119 Software Testing "Standard" Really Be a Standard?
Saturday August 30, 2014 @06:58AM Google Introduces HTML 5.1 Tag To Chrome
Tuesday August 19, 2014 @10:28AM C++14 Is Set In Stone
Wednesday August 13, 2014 @01:36PM Reversible Type-C USB Connector Ready For Production
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @10:10PM Gmail Recognizes Addresses Containing Non-Latin Characters
Thursday July 03, 2014 @04:03PM WebODF: JavaScript Open Document Format Editor Deemed Stable
Thursday July 03, 2014 @09:36AM Microsoft Backs Open Source For the Internet of Things
Saturday June 28, 2014 @08:14AM Is K-12 CS Education the Next Common Core?
Friday June 27, 2014 @08:01PM YouTube Introduces 60fps Video Support
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @04:52PM Evidence of a Correction To the Speed of Light
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @08:57AM Is Insteon Better than X10 for Home Automation?
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @10:55AM Huawei, Vodafone Test Out Hybrid System That Combines LTE and GSM
Monday June 16, 2014 @09:38PM EU, South Korea Collaborate On Superfast 5G Standards
Monday June 16, 2014 @12:09AM BMW, Mazda Keen To Meet With Tesla About Charging Technology
Saturday June 14, 2014 @06:39PM Transforming the Web Into a Transparent 'HTTPA' Database
Thursday June 12, 2014 @05:05PM Starbuck's Wireless Charging Stations Won't Work With Most Devices
Monday June 09, 2014 @03:04PM Musk Will Open Up Tesla Supercharger Patents To Spur Development
Saturday May 31, 2014 @11:21AM Huawei Successfully Tests New 802.11ax WiFi Standard At 10.53Gbps
Friday May 30, 2014 @07:27PM Terran Computational Calendar Introduces Minimonths, Year Bases, and Datemods
Thursday May 15, 2014 @08:14AM Can Thunderbolt Survive USB SuperSpeed+?
Monday May 12, 2014 @04:33PM Virgin Galactic Passengers May Just Miss Going into Space
Thursday May 08, 2014 @09:18AM US Military Drones Migrating To Linux
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @08:49AM Sony Warns Demand For Blu-Ray Diminishing Faster Than Expected
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @08:26AM Did the Ignition Key Just Die?
Friday April 25, 2014 @09:12AM Verizon and New Jersey Agree 4G Service Equivalent to Broadband Internet
Tuesday April 22, 2014 @12:39PM David Auerbach Explains the Inside Baseball of MSN Messenger vs. AIM
Thursday April 17, 2014 @10:21AM Apache OpenOffice Reaches 100 Million Downloads. Now What?
Sunday April 06, 2014 @02:42PM EU Should Switch To ODF Standard, Says MEP
Thursday April 03, 2014 @09:26AM New MU-MIMO Standard Could Allow For Gigabit WiFi Throughput
Thursday April 03, 2014 @08:59AM USB Reversable Cable Images Emerge
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @09:47PM Google To Replace GTK+ With Its Own Aura In Chrome
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @09:38AM Snowden's NSA Leaks Gave IETF a Needed Security Wake-up Call
Sunday February 23, 2014 @11:28AM Most Alarming: IETF Draft Proposes "Trusted Proxy" In HTTP/2.0
Thursday February 06, 2014 @02:47PM The Standards Wars and the Sausage Factory
Tuesday February 04, 2014 @11:41AM Adobe's New Ebook DRM Will Leave Existing Users Out In the Cold Come July
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @09:35AM Microsoft Joins Open Compute Project, Will Share Server Designs
Friday January 17, 2014 @11:47PM Wikimedia Community Debates H.264 Support On Wikipedia Sites.
Friday January 17, 2014 @10:51PM Chrome Is the New C Runtime
Tuesday January 14, 2014 @02:35PM Ampere Could Be Redefined After Experiments Track Single Electrons Crossing Chip
Friday January 03, 2014 @07:49PM YouTube Goes 4K — and VP9 — At CES
Sunday December 29, 2013 @10:30AM Ask Slashdot: Best Way To Implement Wave Protocol Self Hosted?
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @01:32PM IETF To Change TLS Implementation In Applications
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @10:22AM Standardized Laptop Charger Approved By IEC
Thursday December 12, 2013 @02:13PM Munich Open Source Switch 'Completed Successfully'
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @12:33PM AllSeen Alliance Wants To Open-Source the 'Internet of Things'
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @08:46AM Firefox Gains Support for VP9 Video Codec
Friday December 06, 2013 @07:08PM Opus 1.1 Released
Thursday December 05, 2013 @11:41AM Tesla Would Be Proud: Wireless Charging For Electric Cars Gets Closer To Reality
Monday December 02, 2013 @10:57PM Final Days For Australia's Analog TV
Thursday November 21, 2013 @03:59PM NHTSA Tells Tesla To Stop Exaggerating Model S Safety Rating
Thursday November 14, 2013 @09:11AM HTTP 2.0 May Be SSL-Only
Friday November 08, 2013 @07:46PM Taking Google's QUIC For a Test Drive
Tuesday November 05, 2013 @09:59AM Why Internet Explorer Still Dominates South Korea.
Friday November 01, 2013 @09:47PM A Plan To Fix Daylight Savings Time By Creating Two National Time Zones
Friday November 01, 2013 @07:29PM A MathML Progress Report: More Light Than Shadow
Friday November 01, 2013 @04:42PM A Protocol For Home Automation
Tuesday October 29, 2013 @08:01AM Web Literacy Standard Announced By Mozilla
Friday October 25, 2013 @07:36AM 4K Ultra HD Likely To Repeat the Failure of 3D Television
Tuesday October 22, 2013 @08:14AM USB Implementers Forum Won't Play Nice With Open Hardware
Sunday October 20, 2013 @07:10PM Forrester Research Shows Steep Decline in Free Office Suite Stats
Sunday October 20, 2013 @02:55PM Ask Slashdot: Do You Use Markdown and Pandoc?
Wednesday October 16, 2013 @02:11PM Ethernet's 400-Gigabit Challenge Is a Good Problem To Have
Tuesday October 15, 2013 @09:23AM For Playstation 4 Owners, Bad News On USB, Bluetooth Headsets
Saturday October 12, 2013 @03:02PM Charlie Stross: Why Microsoft Word Must Die
Wednesday October 09, 2013 @12:27PM 802.11ac 'Gigabit Wi-Fi' Starts To Show Potential, Limits
Saturday October 05, 2013 @04:09PM MasterCard Joining Push For Fingerprint ID Standard
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @01:04PM Silent Circle Moving Away From NIST Cipher Suites After NSA Revelations
Thursday September 12, 2013 @05:22PM IETF Floats Draft PRISM-Proof Security Considerations
Thursday September 05, 2013 @10:02AM LGPL H.265 Codec Implementation Available; Encoding To Come Later
Wednesday September 04, 2013 @09:27AM HDMI 2.0 Officially Announced
Thursday August 22, 2013 @05:11PM For Overstated Claims, Gore, Tesla Upbraided By NWS, NHTSA Respectively