Slashdot Items Tagged "os"

Date / Time Story
Saturday May 27, 2017 @12:54AM Alpine Linux 3.6.0 Released
Friday May 26, 2017 @05:06PM A New Amiga Arrives On the Scene -- the A-EON Amiga X5000
Thursday May 25, 2017 @04:42PM Devuan Jessie 1.0 Officially Released
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @09:52AM Microsoft Announces 'Windows 10 China Government Edition', Lets Country Use Its Own Encryption
Monday May 22, 2017 @01:25AM Linux 4.10 Kernel Reaches End of Life
Saturday May 20, 2017 @06:52PM Endless OS Now Ships With Steam And Slack FlatPak Applications
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 @01:00PM New OS/2 Warp Operating System 'ArcaOS' 5.0 Released
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'
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @05:34PM Google Home Gets Notifications, Hands-Free Calling, a TV Interface and More
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @04:39PM Android Now Supports the Kotlin Programming Language
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @01:15PM Google's Android Now Powers More Than 2 Billion Devices
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @04:33PM HTC Launches 'U11' Squeezable Smartphone With Snapdragon 835 CPU, No Headphone Jack
Monday May 15, 2017 @10:50PM WikiLeaks Dump Reveals CIA Malware That Can Sabotage User Software
Monday May 15, 2017 @04:02PM Should You Leave Google Chrome For the Opera Browser?
Monday May 15, 2017 @03:39AM Slashdot Asks: In the Wake Of Ransomware Attacks, Should Tech Companies Change Policies To Support Older OSs Indefinitely?
Saturday May 13, 2017 @12:55AM Google's 'Project Treble' Could Lead To Faster Android Updates
Thursday May 11, 2017 @06:21PM Why Doesn't Harvard Want To Talk About Its Mystery Microsoft Azure Project?
Thursday May 11, 2017 @04:56PM Windows 10 On ARM Will Support x86 Apps From Outside the Store
Thursday May 11, 2017 @04:10PM New Windows Look and Feel, Neon, Is Officially the 'Microsoft Fluent Design System'
Thursday May 11, 2017 @12:01PM Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, the Next Major Update To Desktop OS
Thursday May 11, 2017 @11:35AM Ubuntu Arrives in the Windows Store, Suse and Fedora Are Coming To the Windows Subsystem For Linux
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @01:17PM Windows 10 Now On 500 Million Devices, Up By 200 Million in a Year
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @08:40AM Opinion: Even if You Hate the Idea, Windows Users Should Want Windows 10 S To Succeed
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @12:12AM Mac Users Installing Popular DVD Ripper Get Nasty Backdoor Instead
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:28PM Google Researchers Find Wormable 'Crazy Bad' Windows Exploit
Monday May 08, 2017 @03:10PM Google's Upcoming 'Fuchsia' Smartphone OS Dumps Linux, Has a Wild New UI
Sunday May 07, 2017 @03:10AM Ask Slashdot: Is ReactOS A Serious Alternative To Windows?
Saturday May 06, 2017 @06:43PM Debian 8.8 Released
Friday May 05, 2017 @10:37PM Amazon Leak Exposes Echo AI Device With Touch Display and FireOS
Thursday May 04, 2017 @01:03PM 'This Isn't AI'
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @05:06PM Court Rules In 'Sextortion' Case That Phone PINs Are Not Protected By Fifth Amendment
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 @10:00AM Microsoft Unveils Windows 10 S, an Education Edition Limited To Windows Store Apps
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @09:19AM Linux Mint 18.2 Ubuntu-based OS is Named 'Sonya'
Monday May 01, 2017 @03:57PM Modern 'Hackintoshes' Show That Apple Should Probably Just Build a Mac Tower
Monday May 01, 2017 @10:52AM UEFI Secure Boot Booted From Debian 9 'Stretch'
Monday May 01, 2017 @01:34AM Linux Kernel 4.11 Officially Released
Friday April 28, 2017 @07:43PM Open Ports Create Backdoors In Millions of Smartphones
Thursday April 27, 2017 @04:38PM Should Banks Let Ancient Programming Language COBOL Die?
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @11:25PM Computer Program Prevents 116-Year-Old Woman From Getting Pension
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @04:40PM Ask Slashdot: Are Accurate Software Development Time Predictions a Myth?
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @10:13AM Windows is Bloated, Thanks to Adobe's Extensible Metadata Platform
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @02:26AM BrickerBot, the Permanent Denial-of-Service Botnet, Is Back With a Vengeance
Monday April 24, 2017 @05:14PM NSA's DoublePulsar Kernel Exploit a 'Bloodbath'
Monday April 24, 2017 @12:33PM Linux 4.11 Delayed For a Week
Saturday April 22, 2017 @02:22PM Systemd-Free Devuan Announces Its First Stable Release Candidate 'Jessie' 1.0.0
Friday April 21, 2017 @11:32PM EFF Says Google Chromebooks Are Still Spying On Students
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:42PM Samsung Will Fix the Galaxy S8 Red Tint Issue With a Software Update
Friday April 21, 2017 @12:15PM Developer Publishes Patch To Enable Windows 7 and 8.1 Updates On New Hardware
Thursday April 20, 2017 @01:58PM Microsoft Says It Will Release Two Feature Updates Per Year For Windows 10, Office
Thursday April 20, 2017 @10:22AM File System Improvements To the Windows Subsystem for Linux
Thursday April 20, 2017 @02:13AM China To Question Apple About Live-Streaming Apps On App Store That Violate Internet Regulations
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @06:12PM Benchmarks Show Galaxy S8 With Snapdragon 835 Is a Much Faster Android Handset
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:18PM User-Made Patch Lets Owners of Next-Gen CPUs Install Updates On Windows 7 & 8.1
Friday April 14, 2017 @04:53PM Microsoft Confirms Only a Handful of Windows Phones Will Receive Windows 10 Creators Update
Thursday April 13, 2017 @10:56PM Google Photos Can Now Stabilize All Your Shaky Phone Camera Videos
Thursday April 13, 2017 @07:11PM Roku-Enabled TVs Will Soon 'Listen' To Programs You're Watching To Suggest Streaming Content
Thursday April 13, 2017 @03:59PM Former Sysadmin Accused of Planting 'Time Bomb' In Company's Database
Thursday April 13, 2017 @11:12AM Ubuntu 17.04 'Zesty Zapus', Featuring Unity, Now Available To Download
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @07:33PM Microsoft Kills Off Security Bulletins
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @04:54PM Samsung Is Delaying the 'Voice' Part of Its New Bixby Voice Assistant
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @06:09PM Chrome Now Uses Scroll Anchoring To Prevent Those Annoying Page Jumps
Sunday April 09, 2017 @10:26PM OpenELEC 8.0 Linux Distro Released For PC, Raspberry Pi, WeTek Hub
Sunday April 09, 2017 @05:42PM Microsoft Claims Windows 10 Saves Enterprises 28% More Than They Claimed Last Year
Friday April 07, 2017 @11:25PM After 25 Years, 'Lost' OS/2 2.0 Build 6.605 Finally Re-Discovered
Friday April 07, 2017 @03:50PM WikiLeaks Reveals Grasshopper, the CIA's Windows Hacking Tool
Friday April 07, 2017 @03:18PM GNOME Dev Schaller Assures Ubuntu Users the Move To Step Away From Unity Will Bring Consistency Across Linux Distros
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @06:48PM Amazon Will Refund Millions of Unauthorized In-App Purchases Made By Kids
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @05:45PM The Windows 10 Creators Update Is Now Available
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:41PM Security Researcher Says Samsung's Tizen OS Is The Worst Code He's Ever Seen
Monday April 03, 2017 @09:52AM Android Overtakes Windows as the Internet's Most Used Operating System
Sunday April 02, 2017 @10:50AM OS/2-Based 'Arcanos 5.0' Has Finally Been Releas -- Oh Wait, No It Wasn't. Never Mind.
Friday March 31, 2017 @07:15PM Microsoft Is Shutting Down CodePlex
Thursday March 30, 2017 @05:34AM Cisco Developing Standalone Networking OS, Report Says
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @09:13PM Verizon To Force 'AppFlash' Spyware On Android Phones
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?
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @12:46PM 10 Million Insiders Test And Use Windows 10 Every Day, Says Microsoft
Monday March 27, 2017 @05:15PM Prominent Drupal, PHP Developer Kicked From the Drupal Project Over Unconventional Sex Life
Monday March 27, 2017 @02:24PM Apple is Upgrading Millions of iOS Devices To a New Modern File System Today
Monday March 27, 2017 @01:05AM Ask Slashdot: What's The Easiest Linux Distro For A Newbie?
Saturday March 25, 2017 @01:29AM A 21st-Century Version Of OS/2 Warp May Be Released Soon
Friday March 24, 2017 @07:01PM Microsoft Delivers Secure China-Only Cut of Windows 10
Thursday March 23, 2017 @05:52PM Apple Explores Using An iPhone, iPad To Power a Laptop
Thursday March 23, 2017 @11:47AM WikiLeaks' New Dump Shows How The CIA Allegedly Hacked Macs and iPhones Almost a Decade Ago
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @04:21PM Hackers Claim Access To 300 Million iCloud Accounts, Demand $75,000 From Apple To Delete the Cache of Data
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @04:05PM GNOME 3.24 Released
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @07:30PM Microsoft's Edge Was Most Hacked Browser At Pwn2Own 2017, While Chrome Remained Unhackable
Monday March 20, 2017 @08:49PM Samsung Announces Bixby, Its New Digital Assistant Launching With the Galaxy S8
Monday March 20, 2017 @09:39AM Windows 10 Will Download Some Updates Even Over a Metered Connection
Friday March 17, 2017 @06:07PM Windows 10 UAC Bypass Uses Backup and Restore Utility
Thursday March 16, 2017 @06:08PM Class-Action Lawsuit Targets LG Over Legendary G4, V10 Bootloop Issues
Thursday March 16, 2017 @04:47PM Microsoft Locks Ryzen, Kaby Lake Users Out of Updates On Windows 7, 8.1
Thursday March 16, 2017 @10:30AM Microsoft To End Support For Windows Vista In Less Than a Month
Thursday March 16, 2017 @01:36AM Ask Slashdot: How To Teach Generic Engineers Coding, Networking, and Computing?
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @04:33PM NetBSD 7.1 Released
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @04:18PM Inside a Phishing Gang That Targets Victims of iPhone Theft
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @07:33PM Kickstarter Campaign Aims To Add a Full Android Device To the Back of Your iPhone
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @04:55PM Chrome 57 Limits Background Tabs Usage To 1% Per CPU Core
Monday March 13, 2017 @08:39PM Nintendo Switch Ships With Unpatched 6-Month-Old WebKit Vulnerabilities
Sunday March 12, 2017 @10:44PM Windows 10 Is Just 'A Vehicle For Advertisements', Argues Tech Columnist
Saturday March 11, 2017 @01:30AM Malware Found Preinstalled On 38 Android Phones Used By 2 Companies
Friday March 10, 2017 @05:10PM Intel Security Releases Detection Tool For EFI Rootkits After CIA Leak
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:24PM MAC Address Randomization Flaws Leave Android and iOS Phones Open To Tracking
Thursday March 09, 2017 @05:14PM PlayStation 4.5 Update Brings HDD Support, PS4 Pro 'Boost Mode'
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @09:58PM Microsoft Is Spamming Windows 10 File Explorer With Ads For OneDrive Storage
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @04:09PM Apple Says It's Already Fixed Many WikiLeaks Security Issues
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?
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @04:32PM Dell Doubles Down On High-End Ubuntu Linux Laptops
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @01:40PM Android is About To Eclipse Windows as the World's Most-Used Operating System
Thursday March 02, 2017 @07:44PM NASA Releases 2017-2018 Catalog of Software For Free
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @01:37PM Microsoft is Making It Easy To Stop Windows 10 Rebooting Your PC Randomly For Updates
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @01:53AM AOL Is Cutting Off Third-Party App Access To AIM
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:31PM Ask Slashdot: What Would Happen If All Software Ran On All Platforms?
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:13PM Moto, Huawei Are Replacing the Android Keys With a Touchpad
Monday February 27, 2017 @04:32PM LG Unveils G6 Android Nougat Smartphone With a Compact 5.7-Inch QHD+ 18:9 Display
Monday February 27, 2017 @10:35AM Microsoft To Introduce a New Feature In Windows 10 Which Will Allow Users To Block Installation of Desktop Apps
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @10:41AM Microsoft Confirms Another 2017 Update After Windows 10 Creators Update
Friday February 17, 2017 @07:40PM Mozilla Thunderbird Finally Makes Its Way Back Into Debian's Repos
Thursday February 16, 2017 @11:39PM 99.6 Percent of New Smartphones Run Android or iOS
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @06:14PM MariaDB Fixes Business Source License, Releases MaxScale 2.1
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:49PM JavaScript Attack Breaks ASLR On 22 CPU Architectures
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @06:35AM China's Huawei Catching Up With Apple, Samsung Smartphone Sales
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @06:23AM Google's Not-so-secret New OS
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @04:34PM Microsoft Delays February Patch Tuesday Indefinitely
Thursday February 09, 2017 @03:59PM Microsoft Teases Windows 10's Upcoming 'Project Neon' Design Language
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @08:06PM Linux Kernel 3.18 Reaches End of Life
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @07:35PM Android Wear 2.0 Is An Evolutionary Update To Google's Smartwatch OS
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @12:25AM Dozens of Popular iOS Apps Vulnerable To Intercept of TLS-Protected Data
Saturday February 04, 2017 @01:22AM OPNsense 17.1 Released, Based On FreeBSD 11
Friday February 03, 2017 @06:13PM First Screenshots of Microsoft's Windows 10 Cloud OS Leak Online
Friday February 03, 2017 @05:18PM Zero-Day Windows Security Flaw Can Crash Systems, Cause BSODs
Friday February 03, 2017 @04:24PM Lawsuit Claims Apple Forced Users To iOS 7 By Breaking FaceTime
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @04:16PM Tim Sweeney Dislikes Windows 10 Cloud Rumors, Calls OS 'Crush Steam Edition'
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @04:20PM KDE Plasma 5.9 Released
Friday January 27, 2017 @11:36PM Remote Attackers Can Force Samsung Galaxy Devices Into Never-Ending Reboot Loop
Friday January 27, 2017 @04:48PM Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Says PC Market Is Finally Stabilizing
Thursday January 26, 2017 @11:58PM A Lack of Alternatives To Qualcomm Is Hurting the Ecosystem
Thursday January 26, 2017 @04:30PM Microsoft Reportedly Working On a 'Lightweight Version of Windows' Known As 'Cloud Shell'
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @07:54AM Apple is Bringing Night Shift Mode To Its Desktop OS
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @08:20PM Wine 2.0 Released
Sunday January 22, 2017 @06:49PM Do Android Users Still Use Custom Roms?
Thursday January 19, 2017 @07:13PM Oracle Scraps Plans For Solaris 12
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @08:14PM Microsoft Adds Intel's Clear Linux Open-Source OS To Azure Market
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @05:19PM Malwarebytes Discovers 'First Mac Malware of 2017'
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @04:47PM College Fires IT Admin, Loses Access To Google Email, Successfully Sues IT Admin For $250K
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @09:41PM Low-Cost Android One Phones Coming To The US, Says Report
Sunday January 15, 2017 @10:49PM Windows 10 Gets A New Linux: openSUSE
Sunday January 15, 2017 @10:30PM Windows 10 Upgrade Bug Disabled Cntrl-C In Bash
Saturday January 14, 2017 @09:44PM Debian 8.7 Released
Friday January 13, 2017 @03:05AM Open Source Codec Encodes Voice Into Only 700 Bits Per Second
Thursday January 12, 2017 @07:16PM Consumer Reports Now Recommends MacBook Pros
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:21PM Windows 10 Will Soon Lock Your PC When You Step Away From It
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @06:43PM Microsoft To Enhance User Privacy Controls In Upcoming Windows 10 Update
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @04:11PM Apple Patent Paves Way For iPhone With Full-Face Display, HUD Windows
Monday January 09, 2017 @05:55PM Windows 10 Will Soon Let You Opt-Out of Automatic Driver Updates
Sunday January 08, 2017 @02:22PM Richard Stallman Acknowledges Libreboot Is No Longer A Part of GNU
Sunday January 08, 2017 @02:11AM Apple Could Finally Sell More Devices Than Microsoft In 2017
Saturday January 07, 2017 @12:25AM Linux.com Announces The Best Linux Distros for 2017
Friday January 06, 2017 @11:48PM Apple's Share of PC Users Drops To A Five-Year Low
Friday January 06, 2017 @05:06PM Original iPhone Prototype With iPod Click Wheel Surfaces Online
Friday January 06, 2017 @04:42PM Fake Malware-Filled Super Mario Run Apps Take Advantage of Android Absence
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @07:11PM Qualcomm Details Snapdragon 835 Processor
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @11:21AM Linus Torvalds Announces Ridiculously Small Second Linux 4.10 Release Candidate
Friday December 30, 2016 @10:04PM Microsoft Patent Suggests HoloLens Could Keep Track of Your Small Items
Friday December 30, 2016 @03:41PM Microsoft Is No Longer Selling Any Lumia Windows Phones On Its US Store
Thursday December 29, 2016 @03:55PM OpenELEC 7.0 Linux Distribution Now Available For PC and Raspberry Pi
Thursday December 29, 2016 @10:39AM Microsoft Tests New 'Green Screen of Death' On Latest Windows 10 Builds
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @04:40PM North Korea's Android Tablet Takes a Screenshot Every Time You Open an App
Monday December 26, 2016 @09:01AM Windows 10 For PCs Build 14997 Leaks Online
Sunday December 25, 2016 @03:22PM FreeDOS 1.2 Is Finally Released
Friday December 23, 2016 @09:15AM Microsoft Exec Admits They 'Went Too Far' With Aggressive Windows 10 Updates
Thursday December 22, 2016 @05:09PM Tesla Updates Autopilot To Make It Follow the Speed Limit On Roads
Thursday December 22, 2016 @04:16PM Pokemon Go Arrives On the Apple Watch
Thursday December 22, 2016 @10:35AM Raspberry Pi's Linux-Based PIXEL Desktop Now Available For PC and Mac
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @07:51PM Barnes & Noble's Latest Tablet Is Running Spyware From Shanghai
Monday December 19, 2016 @11:20AM Most Firefox Users Still Running Windows 7
Saturday December 17, 2016 @02:55AM GoboLinux 016 Released With Its Own Filesystem Virtualization Tool
Friday December 16, 2016 @02:06PM Linux Mint 18.1 'Serena' Is Here For Christmas
Thursday December 15, 2016 @07:04PM A $300 Device Can Steal Mac FileVault2 Passwords
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @02:15PM Android Things Is Google's New OS For Smart Devices
Monday December 12, 2016 @05:02PM Xbox One Games Arrive On Oculus Rift With New Streaming App
Monday December 12, 2016 @04:42PM First Version of Sandboxed Tor Browser Available
Sunday December 11, 2016 @04:56PM Linux Kernel 4.9 Officially Released
Saturday December 10, 2016 @03:57PM Fedora-based Linux Distro Korora (Version 25) Now Available For Download
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @09:55AM Microsoft Likely To See a Boost in Windows 10 Sales This New Year
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @10:38PM Doyodo RetroEngine Sigma Is a Linux-Powered Classic Video Game Emulation Console
Monday December 05, 2016 @07:21PM Google Is Rolling Out Android 7.1.1
Monday December 05, 2016 @06:41PM Windows 10 'Home Hub' Is Microsoft's Response To Amazon Echo and Google Home
Sunday December 04, 2016 @07:06PM Linux Mint 18.1 'Serena' BETA Ubuntu-based Operating System Now Available For Download
Sunday December 04, 2016 @06:35PM Canonical Sues Cloud Provider Over 'Unofficial' Ubuntu Images
Saturday December 03, 2016 @09:42PM Devuan's Systemd-Free Linux Hits Beta 2
Friday December 02, 2016 @10:09AM Taking a Stand Against Unofficial Ubuntu Images