Slashdot Items Tagged "software"

Date / Time Story
Friday April 20, 2018 @09:56PM AMD Wants To Hear From GPU Resellers and Partners Bullied By Nvidia
Friday April 20, 2018 @08:39PM New iPhone SE Could Launch In May With Touch ID and A10 Fusion, Without 3.5mm Headphone Jack
Friday April 20, 2018 @07:58PM AI Will Wipe Out Half the Banking Jobs In a Decade, Experts Say
Friday April 20, 2018 @05:31PM Engineers Are Leaving America For Canada
Friday April 20, 2018 @04:35PM Facebook Starts Its Facial Recognition Push To Europeans
Thursday April 19, 2018 @11:42PM Google Is 'Pausing' Work On Allo In Favor 'Chat,' An RCS-Based Messaging Standard
Thursday April 19, 2018 @11:10PM ZTE Exports Ban May Mean No Google Apps, a Death Sentence For Its Smartphones
Thursday April 19, 2018 @06:12PM LA Councilman Asks City Attorney To 'Review Possible Legal Action' Against Waze
Thursday April 19, 2018 @04:27PM New Alexa Blueprints Let Users Make Custom Skills Without Knowing Any Code
Thursday April 19, 2018 @03:03PM FDA Wants Medical Devices To Have Mandatory Built-In Update Mechanisms
Thursday April 19, 2018 @12:27AM Scientists Create Robots That Can Assemble IKEA Furniture For You
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @08:01PM German ICO Savedroid Pulls Exit Scam After Raising $50 Million
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @04:58PM Facebook To Design Its Own Processors For Hardware Devices, AI Software, and Servers
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @04:45PM Autonomous Boats Will Be On the Market Sooner Than Self-Driving Cars
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @12:10AM Chrome 66 Arrives With Autoplaying Content Blocked By Default
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @04:46PM Selling Full Autonomy Before It's Ready Could Backfire For Tesla
Monday April 16, 2018 @07:44PM Microsoft Built Its Own Custom Linux Kernel For Its New IoT Service
Monday April 16, 2018 @04:59PM ReactOS 0.4.8 Released
Sunday April 15, 2018 @08:11AM Microsoft Windows 10 Gains Linux/WSL Console Copy and Paste Functionality
Friday April 13, 2018 @07:32PM YouTube Is Littered With Mass-Produced Videos Made By Automated Bots
Friday April 13, 2018 @05:15PM Google Works Out a Fascinating, Slightly Scary Way For AI To Isolate Voices In a Crowd
Friday April 13, 2018 @04:55PM Google Appears To Be Testing iPhone X-Style Gesture Navigation In Android P
Friday April 13, 2018 @11:57AM Telegram is Riddled With Tens of Thousands of Piracy Channels; Apple and Google Have Ignored Requests From Creators To Take Action
Thursday April 12, 2018 @04:50PM Firefox 11.0 For iOS Arrives With Tracking Protection On By Default
Thursday April 12, 2018 @10:05AM Apple Starts Alerting Users That It Will End 32-Bit App Support On the Mac
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @07:59PM FDA Approves AI-Powered Software To Detect Diabetic Retinopathy
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @07:47PM New Navigation App 'Live Roads' Promises 1.5m-Accuracy With Standard Cellphone Hardware
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @07:18PM Google's Phone App Is Getting the Power To Send Spam Calls Straight To Voicemail
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @06:46PM Tesla Issues Strongest Statement Yet Blaming Driver For Deadly Autopilot Crash
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @06:01PM 'Fuchsia Is Not Linux': Google Publishes Documentation Explaining Their New OS
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @04:19PM Instagram Will Soon Let You Download a Copy of Your Data
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @01:02AM Steam Spy Announces It's Shutting Down, Blames Valve's New Privacy Settings
Monday April 09, 2018 @06:41PM How Much VR User Data Is Oculus Giving To Facebook?
Monday April 09, 2018 @06:14PM Recent iOS Update Kills Functionality On iPhone 8s Repaired With Aftermarket Screens
Monday April 09, 2018 @03:52PM Microsoft Open-Sources Original File Manager From the 1990s So It Can Run On Windows 10
Sunday April 08, 2018 @07:44PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Stream/Capture Video?
Saturday April 07, 2018 @08:33PM Is Microsoft Trying To Make Windows 10 Mail Worse?
Saturday April 07, 2018 @08:14PM 'Big Brother' In India Requires Fingerprint Scans For Food, Phones, Finances
Saturday April 07, 2018 @08:05PM Ask Slashdot: Do You Miss Windows Phone?
Friday April 06, 2018 @07:29PM Number of Apps In App Store Declined For the First Time Last Year
Friday April 06, 2018 @04:37PM Best Buy Warns of Data Breach
Thursday April 05, 2018 @05:03PM EFF: Google Should Not Help the US Military Build Unaccountable AI Systems
Thursday April 05, 2018 @04:50PM Microsoft Will Bring 64-Bit App Support To ARM-Based PCs In May
Thursday April 05, 2018 @04:12PM There's Growing Evidence Tesla's Autopilot Handles Lane Dividers Poorly
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @06:49PM Microsoft Touts Breakthrough In Making Chatbots More Conversational
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @05:55PM Facebook Is Changing the Way It Stores Call, Text History
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @04:45PM Facebook's Privacy Fixes Have Broken Tinder
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @02:15AM Latest macOS Update Disables DisplayLink, Rendering Thousands of Monitors Dead
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @06:50PM Facebook CEO Says Not Planning To Extend European Privacy Law Globally
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @06:39PM Apple Hires Google's AI Chief
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @06:24PM Swedes Turn Against Cashlessness
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @05:17PM Facebook Blames a 'Bug' For Not Deleting Your Seemingly Deleted Videos
Monday April 02, 2018 @08:36PM Valve Removes Steam Machines From Its Home Page
Monday April 02, 2018 @08:09PM Instagram Suddenly Chokes Off Developers As Facebook Chases Privacy
Monday April 02, 2018 @07:26PM Panerabread.com Leaks Millions of Customers Records
Monday April 02, 2018 @06:43PM Military Documents Reveal How the US Army Plans To Deploy AI In Future Wars
Monday April 02, 2018 @05:38PM Gay Dating App Grindr Is Letting Other Companies See User HIV Status, Location Data
Monday April 02, 2018 @03:54PM OpenBSD 6.3 Released
Sunday April 01, 2018 @05:05PM Software Bug Behind Biggest Telephony Outage In US History
Saturday March 31, 2018 @07:51PM Software Bug Behind Biggest Telephony Outage in US History
Saturday March 31, 2018 @01:20AM Tesla Says Autopilot Was Engaged During Fatal Model X Crash
Saturday March 31, 2018 @01:10AM Google Is Shutting Down Its Goo.gl URL Shortening Service
Friday March 30, 2018 @09:11PM AI Predicts Your Lifespan Using Activity Tracking Apps
Friday March 30, 2018 @09:00PM Adobe Is Helping Some 60 Companies Track People Across Devices
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @07:24PM Verizon Plans To Launch a Palm Smartphone Later This Year
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @07:02PM New Deep-Learning Software Knows How To Make Desired Organic Molecules
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @05:00PM VR Researchers Manipulate Human Visual System To Create An Infinite Corridor In a Fixed Space
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @04:21PM Microsoft To Ban 'Offensive Language' From Skype, Xbox, Office and Other Services
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @03:59PM Google Launches More Realistic Text-To-Speech Service Powered By DeepMind's AI
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @10:10AM Software Glitch Robs Formula 1 World Champ of Season's First Win
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @12:17AM Jaywalkers Under Surveillance In China Will Soon Be Punished Via Text Messages
Monday March 26, 2018 @07:22PM Facebook Acknowledges It Has Been Keeping Records of Android Users' Calls, Texts
Monday March 26, 2018 @06:21PM Google Starts Blocking 'Uncertified' Android Devices From Logging In
Monday March 26, 2018 @05:26PM Few Countries Will Benefit From the AI Revolution
Sunday March 25, 2018 @10:38PM State Department Seemingly Buys $15,000 iPhone Cracking Tech GrayKey
Sunday March 25, 2018 @02:50PM Ask Slashdot: Can FOSS Help In the Fight Against Climate Change?
Sunday March 25, 2018 @02:53AM Steve Jobs Tried To Warn Mark Zuckerberg About Privacy In 2010
Sunday March 25, 2018 @01:52AM Waymo CEO Expresses Confidence Its Cars Wouldn't Have Killed Elaine Herzberg
Sunday March 25, 2018 @01:38AM Justice Department Revives Push To Mandate a Way To Unlock Phones
Sunday March 25, 2018 @01:28AM Justice Department Revives Push To Mandate a Way To Unlock Phones
Sunday March 25, 2018 @01:06AM Facebook Scraped Call, Text Message Data For Years From Android Phones
Friday March 23, 2018 @07:04PM Spotify Says 2 Million Users Hacked Apps To Suppress Ads On Its Free Service
Friday March 23, 2018 @06:52PM Apple To Unveil a Cheaper iPad Next Week At Its Educational Event
Friday March 23, 2018 @04:17PM Some Galaxy S9/S9+ Units Have Large Dead Zones On the Touchscreen
Thursday March 22, 2018 @06:11PM KeepVid Site No Longer Allows Users To 'Keep' Videos
Thursday March 22, 2018 @05:44PM Experts Say Video of Uber's Self-Driving Car Killing a Pedestrian Suggests Its Technology May Have Failed
Thursday March 22, 2018 @05:14PM Instagram Will Show More Recent Posts Due To Algorithm Backlash
Thursday March 22, 2018 @04:40PM Atlanta City Government Systems Down Due To Ransomware Attack
Thursday March 22, 2018 @03:59PM New R2D2 Technique Protects Files Against Wiper Malware, Secure Delete Apps
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @07:00PM Google Is Buying Innovative Camera Startup Lytro For $40 Million
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @06:02PM Ask Slashdot: Were Developments In Technology More Exciting 30 Years Ago?
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @08:11PM WhatsApp Co-Founder Tells Everyone To Delete Facebook, Further Fueling the #DeleteFacebook Movement
Monday March 19, 2018 @07:38PM AI Can Diagnose Prostate Cancer As Well As a Pathologist
Monday March 19, 2018 @05:24PM Magic Leap Lifts the Curtains (A Little)
Sunday March 18, 2018 @04:00AM The Road to Deep Decarbonization
Saturday March 17, 2018 @12:39AM Vim Beats Emacs in 'Linux Journal' Reader Survey
Saturday March 17, 2018 @12:00AM Amazon Alexa's 'Brief Mode' Makes the Digital Assistant Way Less Chatty
Friday March 16, 2018 @11:06PM Facebook Suspends Donald Trump's Data Operations Team For Misusing People's Personal Information
Friday March 16, 2018 @02:34PM Microsoft Wants To Force Windows 10 Mail Users To Use Edge For Email Links
Friday March 16, 2018 @02:10PM Amazon Is Hiring More Developers For Alexa Than Google Is Hiring For Everything
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:45PM Facial Scanning Now Arriving At US Airports
Thursday March 15, 2018 @07:05PM EU Wants To Require Platforms To Filter Uploaded Content (Including Code)
Thursday March 15, 2018 @05:47PM Android Wear Needs More Than a New Name To Fight Apple Watch
Thursday March 15, 2018 @12:04PM Digg Reader To Shut Down This Month -- Latest RSS Service To Bite the Dust
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:04PM Reddit Is Bringing Promoted Posts To Its Mobile Apps
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @01:23PM Microsoft Announces Breakthrough In Chinese-To-English Machine Translation
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @03:38PM A Chatbot Can Now Offer You Protection Against Volatile Airline Prices
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @12:41AM US Navy Under Fire In Mass Software Piracy Lawsuit
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @12:27AM Lyft Says Its Revenue Is Growing Nearly 3x Faster Than Uber's
Monday March 12, 2018 @07:08PM ACLU Sues TSA Over Electronic Device Searches
Monday March 12, 2018 @04:34PM 'Slingshot' Malware That Hid For Six Years Spread Through Routers
Monday March 12, 2018 @04:22PM Apple Seems OK With Currency Miners In the Mac App Store
Friday March 09, 2018 @05:19PM Android Beats iOS In Smartphone Loyalty, Study Finds
Friday March 09, 2018 @05:04PM YouTube Is Full of Easy-To-Find Neo-Nazi Propaganda
Friday March 09, 2018 @12:09PM Windows 10's Next Update Will Be Called 'Spring Creators Update'
Thursday March 08, 2018 @06:20PM Windows 10 Is Finally Adding Tabs To File Explorer
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @07:55PM Most Americans Think AI Will Destroy Other People's Jobs, Not Theirs
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @07:48PM Oculus Rift Headsets Are Offline Following a Software Error
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @04:40PM Android P Drops Support For Nexus Phones, Pixel Tablet
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @01:26PM Time To Bring Back the Software User Conference
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @10:51AM Microsoft Confirms Windows 10 'S Mode'
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @04:32PM Google Lens Is Coming To All Android Phones Running Google Photos
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @03:18PM Leaked Apple Email Hints at the Possible End of iTunes: Report
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
Monday March 05, 2018 @10:52AM Windows Phone 8.1 Users Are Having Trouble Downloading Apps From the Store
Sunday March 04, 2018 @03:23PM Ask Slashdot: Best To-Do/Task List Software?
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:44AM Google's Slack Competitor 'Hangouts Chat' Comes Out of Beta
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @08:45PM IBM's Watson Is Going To Space
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @07:10PM Facebook Silently Enables Facial Recognition Abilities For Users Outside EU, Canada
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @11:40AM Microsoft Updates Guideline on Windows Driver Security
Monday February 26, 2018 @05:38PM Microsoft Starts Selling Lumia Windows Phones Again
Monday February 26, 2018 @04:37PM Apple To Suspend iTunes Store Support For 'Obsolete' First-Gen Apple TV
Monday February 26, 2018 @04:15PM Apple Confirms It Uses Google's Cloud For iCloud Services
Friday February 23, 2018 @09:09PM Ask Slashdot: Software To Visualize, Manage Homeowner's Association Projects?
Friday February 23, 2018 @06:18PM How a Fight Over Star Wars Download Codes Could Reshape Copyright Law
Friday February 23, 2018 @06:05PM Apple Devices At California Repair Center Keep Calling 911
Friday February 23, 2018 @05:30PM The College Board Pushes To Make Computer Science a High School Graduation Requirement
Friday February 23, 2018 @10:35AM 'Nobody Cares Who Was First, and Nobody Cares Who Copied Who': Marco Arment on Defending Your App From Copies and Clones
Thursday February 22, 2018 @06:01PM Study Finds Automatic Braking With Rearview Cameras, Sensors Can Cut Backup Crashes By 78 Percent
Thursday February 22, 2018 @05:36PM US Border Officials Haven't Properly Verified Visitor Passports For More Than a Decade Due To Improper Software
Thursday February 22, 2018 @05:21PM Elon Musk Steps Down From AI Safety Group To Avoid Conflict of Interest With Tesla
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @06:57PM Boston Dynamics Is Teaching Its Robot Dog To Fight Back Against Humans
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @06:18PM Game Industry Pushes Back Against Efforts To Restore Gameplay Servers
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @05:40PM 100-Page Report Warns of the Many Dangers of AI
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @10:20PM Flixster Video Shuts Down
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @05:28PM New Data Shows Netflix's Number of Movies Has Gone Down By Thousands of Titles Since 2010
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @05:15PM Slashdot Asks: Which Smart Speaker Do You Prefer?
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @04:27PM The Swype Smartphone Keyboard Is Dead
Sunday February 18, 2018 @11:34PM Chrome Extension Brings 'View Image' Button Back
Saturday February 17, 2018 @11:59AM Pirates Crack Microsoft's UWP Protection, Five Layers of DRM Defeated
Saturday February 17, 2018 @05:55AM Twitter Kills Its Mac App
Friday February 16, 2018 @06:16PM The Future of Free and Open-Source Maps
Friday February 16, 2018 @05:40PM Apple Says That All New Apps Must Support the iPhone X Screen
Friday February 16, 2018 @03:49PM Ask Slashdot: Could Linux Ever Become Fully Compatible With Windows and Mac Software?
Friday February 16, 2018 @03:44PM Ask Slashdot: Could Linux Ever Become Fully Win/Mac Software Compatible?
Friday February 16, 2018 @11:38AM Atari Is Jumping on the Crypto Bandwagon
Thursday February 15, 2018 @08:50PM Microsoft Launches LinkedIn-Powered Resume Assistant For Office 365 Subscribers
Thursday February 15, 2018 @08:27PM Electronics-Recycling Innovator Faces Prison For Extending Computers' Lives
Thursday February 15, 2018 @05:41PM 119,000 Passports, Photo IDs of FedEx Customers Found On Unsecured Amazon Server
Thursday February 15, 2018 @02:57PM Gmail Go, a Lightweight Version of Google's Email App, Launched on Android
Thursday February 15, 2018 @12:22PM Snapchat Petition Attracts One Million Signatures
Thursday February 15, 2018 @01:54AM Windows 10 Is Adding an Ultimate Performance Mode For Pros
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @01:29PM Apple's Software 'Problem' and 'Fixing' It
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @08:58PM Kaspersky Says Telegram Flaw Used For Cryptocurrency Mining
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @08:53PM Hospitals May Turn To Algorithms To Fight Fatal Infections
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @12:52PM The Most Popular Linux Desktop Programs
Monday February 12, 2018 @07:26PM Amazon Is Designing Custom AI Chips For Alexa
Monday February 12, 2018 @07:19PM Skype Can't Fix a Nasty Security Bug Without a Massive Code Rewrite
Monday February 12, 2018 @06:01PM Reddit Audiophiles Test HomePod, Say It Sounds Better Than $1,000 Speaker
Monday February 12, 2018 @11:21AM The Insane Amount of Backward Compatibility in Google Maps
Monday February 12, 2018 @10:03AM Google's Next Android Overhaul Will Embrace iPhone's 'Notch'
Monday February 12, 2018 @03:22AM 'Razer Doesn't Care About Linux'
Sunday February 11, 2018 @05:39PM How the First Open Source Software and Hardware Satellite UPSat Was Built
Sunday February 11, 2018 @12:19PM Sandboxed Mac Apps Can Record Screen Any Time Without You Knowing
Saturday February 10, 2018 @04:43PM German Authorities Are Considering a Ban On Loot Boxes
Saturday February 10, 2018 @03:25PM Researchers Are Developing An Algorithm That Makes Smartphones Child-Proof
Saturday February 10, 2018 @05:44AM Hackers Manage To Run Linux On a Nintendo Switch
Friday February 09, 2018 @11:55PM Ask Slashdot: What Is Missing In Tech Today?
Friday February 09, 2018 @11:18AM VLC 3.0 Adds Chromecast Support and More as the Best Free Media Player Gets Even Better
Friday February 09, 2018 @02:21AM Elon Musk Explains Why SpaceX Prefers Clusters of Small Engines
Thursday February 08, 2018 @09:38PM Researchers Create Simulation Of a Simple Worm's Neural Network
Thursday February 08, 2018 @05:27PM Detroit Quietly Bans Airbnb
Thursday February 08, 2018 @01:42AM Police In China Are Scanning Travelers With Facial Recognition Glasses
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @09:02PM Key iPhone Source Code Gets Posted On GitHub
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @07:29PM Samsung and Roku Smart TVs Vulnerable To Hacking, Consumer Reports Finds
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @06:58PM Nest Is Done As a Standalone Alphabet Company, Merges With Google
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @06:44PM Windows 10 Will Soon Get Progressive Web Apps To Boost the Microsoft Store
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @07:23PM What Apple's Battery Health 'Fix' Looks Like
Monday February 05, 2018 @11:13PM Senator Warns YouTube Algorithm May Be Open To Manipulation By 'Bad Actors'
Monday February 05, 2018 @05:21PM Google Enables Pixel Visual Core For Better Instagram, Snapchat, and WhatsApp Photos
Sunday February 04, 2018 @01:27PM Finland Will Introduce a Mobile 'Driver's License' App
Saturday February 03, 2018 @01:34AM Rust Creator Graydon Hoare Says Current Software Development Practices Terrify Him
Friday February 02, 2018 @04:33PM Chrome OS Is Almost Ready To Replace Android On Tablets
Thursday February 01, 2018 @05:09PM Equifax Releases Credit Locking App That Doesn't Work
Thursday February 01, 2018 @03:21PM Microsoft Office 2019 Will Only Work on Windows 10
Thursday February 01, 2018 @12:44PM Microsoft Releases Skype As a Snap For Linux
Thursday February 01, 2018 @12:20AM Microsoft's Cloud Bet Continues To Pay Off In Latest Earnings
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @06:26PM Tinder Must Stop Charging Its Older Users More For 'Plus' Features, Court Rules
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @01:20PM Apple Still Aims To Allow iPad Apps To Run on Macs This Year