Slashdot Items Tagged "os"

Date / Time Story
Friday January 13, 2017 @03:05AM Open Source Codec Encodes Voice Into Only 700 Bits Per Second
Monday March 28, 2016 @08:04AM Ubuntu Tablet Now Available For Pre-Order
Saturday March 26, 2016 @10:25PM Linux 4.6 Brings NVIDIA GTX 900 Support, OrangeFS, Better Power Management
Friday March 25, 2016 @10:10AM Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Final Beta Released
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:39PM Google Opens Access To Its Speech Recognition API, Going Head To Head With Nuance
Monday March 21, 2016 @09:15AM Rust-Based Redox OS Devs Slam Linux, Unix, GPL
Sunday March 20, 2016 @11:21PM Meet UbuntuBSD, UNIX For Human Beings
Thursday March 17, 2016 @06:55PM Microsoft Finally Rolls Out Windows 10 Mobile To Older Phones
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @07:48PM Within 6 Years, Most Vehicles Will Allow OTA Software Updates
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @06:46PM Reports: NVIDIA Launching a Distro of Its Own
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @11:22AM Microsoft Denies Rogue Windows 10 Upgrades, Says Users Remain Fully In Control
Monday March 14, 2016 @02:05AM Linux Kernel 4.5 Officially Released
Sunday March 13, 2016 @07:24PM Linux Kernel 2.6.32 LTS Has Reached End of Life
Friday March 11, 2016 @11:03PM Qubes OS 3.1 Has Been Released
Sunday March 06, 2016 @01:12AM Amazon Backpedals On Encryption, But Fire "Still Sucks"
Saturday March 05, 2016 @02:02PM Another Windows 10 Update Causing Problems
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:33PM BMW To Compete With Google To Build Software For Self-Driving Cars
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:28PM Mozilla Jumps On IoT Bandwagon
Thursday March 03, 2016 @03:06PM Windows RT Could Make a Comeback
Thursday March 03, 2016 @12:35AM Guix Gets Grafts: Timely Delivery of Security Updates
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:20AM Microsoft Unhappy With Beta Testers, Demands Answers
Saturday February 27, 2016 @12:35AM Ubuntu 15.10 Kernel Regression That Broke Graphics Displays In VMWare Patched
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @11:47PM Microsoft Telemetry Collection, Explained
Monday February 22, 2016 @11:35PM Ask Slashdot: Good Technical Guide To Windows 10?
Friday February 19, 2016 @11:18PM Linux 4.3 Reached End of Life; Users Need To Move To Linux 4.4
Thursday February 18, 2016 @08:42PM PVS-Studio Analyzer Spots 40 Bugs In the FreeBSD Kernel
Thursday February 18, 2016 @11:22AM Meet Linux's Little Brother Zephyr, a Tiny Open Source IoT RTOS
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @10:23AM ReactOS 0.4 Brings Open Source Windows Closer To Reality
Friday February 12, 2016 @01:30AM Internet Archive Brings Classic Windows 3.1 Apps To Your Browser
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @01:31PM Putin's Internet Czar Wants To Ban Windows On Government PCs
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @02:17PM Raspberry Pi's Raspbian OS Finally Ships With Open-Source OpenGL Support
Friday February 05, 2016 @02:46PM The Performance of Ubuntu Linux Over the Past 10 Years
Friday February 05, 2016 @01:20PM CFQ In Linux Gets BFQ Characteristics
Thursday February 04, 2016 @05:25PM CoreOS Launches Rkt 1.0
Thursday February 04, 2016 @12:57PM Canonical Reveals the BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Tablet
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @01:19PM Windows 10 Passes Windows XP In Market Share
Monday February 01, 2016 @11:56PM Windows 10 Now a 'Recommended Update' For Windows 7 and 8.1 Users
Sunday January 31, 2016 @12:12PM GNU Hurd Begins Supporting Sound, Still Working On 64-bit & USB Support
Sunday January 31, 2016 @12:24AM Linux Kernel 2.6.32 LTS Reaches End of Life In February 2016
Saturday January 30, 2016 @02:31PM Project Neon Will Bring Users Up-to-Date KDE Packages
Friday January 29, 2016 @12:39PM Microsoft's Windows Phone Platform Is Dead
Thursday January 28, 2016 @03:24PM FreeBSD-Powered Firewall Distro OPNsense 16.1 Released
Sunday January 24, 2016 @09:29AM Linux 4.5 Adds Raspberry Pi 2 Support, AMD GPU Re-Clocking, Intel Kaby Lake
Tuesday January 12, 2016 @01:24PM Intel's Clear Linux Distribution Offers Fast Out-Of-The-Box Performance
Sunday January 10, 2016 @10:23PM Linux Kernel 4.4 LTS Officially Released
Sunday December 27, 2015 @08:56PM Microsoft CMO Confirms Development of 'Spiritual Equivalent' of Surface Phone
Thursday December 24, 2015 @10:52AM Ubuntu User Count Pegged At Over One Billion
Thursday December 17, 2015 @02:53PM VLC Launches On Chrome OS Thanks To Android Port
Thursday December 17, 2015 @11:14AM Ubuntu 16.04 Will Not Send Local Searches Over the Web By Default
Friday December 04, 2015 @07:51PM DragonFlyBSD 4.4 Switches To the Gold Linker By Default
Thursday November 26, 2015 @03:20PM Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Will Ship With Linux Kernel 4.4 LTS
Friday November 20, 2015 @07:07PM Happy 30th Birthday, Windows!
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @01:52PM Microsoft's Plan To Port Android Apps To Windows Proves Too Complex
Sunday November 15, 2015 @11:13PM Linux 4.4 Kernel To Bring Raspberry Pi Graphics Driver, Open-Channel SSD Support
Friday November 13, 2015 @07:11PM Microsoft Rolls Out Major Fall Update To Windows 10
Thursday November 05, 2015 @09:17AM OpenSUSE Leap 42.1 Released
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @02:08PM Andrew Tanenbaum Announces MINIXcon
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @01:51PM The Return of OS/2 Warp Set For 2016
Sunday November 01, 2015 @09:30PM Linux 4.3 Released As Stable; Improves On Open-Source Graphics, SMP Performance
Sunday November 01, 2015 @02:53PM GNU Hurd 0.7 and GNU Mach 1.6 Released
Sunday November 01, 2015 @09:33AM GNU Hurd 0.7 and GNU Mach 1.6 Released
Friday October 30, 2015 @06:26PM Twitch Viewers Will Try To Collaboratively Install Arch Linux
Friday October 23, 2015 @05:19PM Ubuntu 15.10 'Wily Werewolf' Released
Sunday October 18, 2015 @12:17PM Celebrating 20 Years of OpenBSD With Release 5.8
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:42AM Debian Dropping Linux Standard Base
Friday October 09, 2015 @04:57PM NetBSD 7.0 Released
Friday October 09, 2015 @03:52PM Debian dropping Linux Standard Base
Thursday October 08, 2015 @10:20AM Microsoft Claims 110M Devices Now Run Windows 10
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @12:03PM Matthew Garrett Forks the Linux Kernel
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @11:27AM From Microsoft, HoloLens VR Dev Kit, New Phones, Continuum
Sunday October 04, 2015 @05:06PM OpenIndiana Hipster 2015.10: Keeping an Open-Source Solaris Going
Friday September 18, 2015 @11:08AM Cuba's Ubuntu Linux-Based Open Source Linux OS to Get Facelift
Sunday September 13, 2015 @02:07PM Linux 4.3 Bringing Stable Intel Skylake Support, Reworked NVIDIA Driver
Thursday September 10, 2015 @10:08AM Microsoft Is Downloading Windows 10 Without Asking
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @12:07PM Windows 10 Grabs 5.21% Market Share, Passing Windows Vista and Windows 8
Sunday August 30, 2015 @03:49PM Linux Kernel 4.2 Released
Sunday August 30, 2015 @01:50AM A FreeBSD "Spork" With Touches of NeXT and OS X: NeXTBSD
Thursday August 27, 2015 @09:13AM Contiki 3.0 Released, Retains Support For Apple II, C64
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:40AM Since-Pulled Cyanogen Update For Oneplus Changes Default Home Page To Bing
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @09:33AM Happy Birthday, Linux! An OS At 24
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @07:42AM Linux Turns 24, Happy Birthday!
Sunday August 23, 2015 @09:27AM Windows 95 Turns 20
Saturday August 22, 2015 @06:14PM Ubuntu Core Gets Support For Raspberry Pi 2 GPIO and I2C
Friday August 21, 2015 @04:17PM Meet Linux's Newest File-System: Bcachefs
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:23AM Linus Torvalds Isn't Looking 10 Years Ahead For Linux and That's OK
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @02:41PM Linus Torvalds Isn't Looking 10 years Ahead for Linux and That's OK
Monday August 10, 2015 @08:11AM Windows 10, From a Linux User's Perspective
Sunday August 09, 2015 @02:02PM Windows 10 RSAT, Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 3 Coming This Month
Thursday August 06, 2015 @09:51AM Israeli Security Company Builds "Unhackable" Version of Windows
Saturday August 01, 2015 @06:30PM Samsung Woos Developers As It Eyes Tizen Expansion Beyond Smartphones
Saturday August 01, 2015 @03:23PM Ask Slashdot: Can You Disable Windows 10's Privacy-Invading Features?
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:53PM Windows 10 Upgrade Strategies, Pitfalls and Fixes As MSFT Servers Are Hit Hard
Thursday July 30, 2015 @10:45AM A Naysayer's Take On Windows 10: Potential Privacy Mess, and Worse
Saturday July 25, 2015 @04:47PM HardenedBSD Completes Strong ASLR Implementation
Saturday July 25, 2015 @09:26AM KDE Community Announces Fully Open Source Plasma Mobile
Friday July 10, 2015 @06:31PM Lenovo Will Sell Ubuntu Laptops In India
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @10:00AM First Fedora Image For the MIPS Available For Testing
Monday June 29, 2015 @01:28AM New Leaked Build Is Evidence That Windows 10 Will Be Ready By July 29
Monday June 22, 2015 @08:45AM Linux 4.1 Kernel Released With EXT4 Encryption, Performance Improvements
Sunday June 21, 2015 @03:17PM The Unintended Consequences of Free Windows 10 For Everyone
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @12:30PM Linus Torvalds Says Linux Can Move On Without Him
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @11:24AM A Technical Look Inside TempleOS
Friday June 05, 2015 @07:46AM Linux Kernel 4.1 Will Be an LTS Release
Thursday June 04, 2015 @02:35PM Microsoft To Release Low-Cost Windows 10 With Bing Branding
Monday June 01, 2015 @07:40AM Windows 10 RTM In 6 Weeks
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @08:03AM Mozilla Drops $25 Smartphone Plans, Will Focus On Higher Quality Devices
Friday May 22, 2015 @11:09PM 25 Years Today - Windows 3.0
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @11:40AM First Smart TVs Powered By Firefox OS On Sale In Europe, Worldwide Soon
Monday May 11, 2015 @04:05AM Linux Mint Will Continue To Provide Both Systemd and Upstart
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @03:04PM Why Was Linux the Kernel That Succeeded?
Friday May 01, 2015 @07:01PM Debian GNU/Hurd 2015 Released
Friday May 01, 2015 @06:56PM Android and iOS App Porting Will Not Be Available At Windows 10 Launch
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @12:42PM China's Tencent Launches Smart Hardware OS To Rival Alibaba
Thursday April 16, 2015 @05:27PM GNU Hurd 0.6 Released
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @09:39AM Linux Getting Extensive x86 Assembly Code Refresh
Friday April 10, 2015 @07:32PM Google Lollipop Bricking Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 Devices
Saturday April 04, 2015 @07:31PM Forking Away: OnePlus Introduces Android-Based OxygenOS
Saturday April 04, 2015 @10:47AM Second Technical Preview of Windows Server 2016 Arriving This Spring
Monday March 30, 2015 @08:14AM Systemd Devs Fork Linux Kernel
Saturday March 21, 2015 @09:21PM For Boot Camp Users, New Macs Require Windows 8 Or Newer
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @04:41PM Microsoft Offers Pirates Amnesty and Free Windows 10 Upgrades
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @08:32AM Ask Slashdot: Choosing a Laptop To Support Physics Research?
Thursday March 12, 2015 @04:40PM Linux Might Need To Claim Only ACPI 2.0 Support For BIOS
Sunday March 08, 2015 @10:20PM Google Introduces Freon, a Replacement For X11 On Chrome OS
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @11:11AM Why We Should Stop Hiding File-Name Extensions
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @12:22AM Jolla Partners With SSH To Create Sailfish Secure
Monday February 23, 2015 @01:35AM Linux Kernel Switching To Linux v4.0, Coming With Many New Addons
Saturday February 21, 2015 @02:17PM Apple Will Let Users Test iOS Beta Versions For the First Time
Thursday February 19, 2015 @02:30PM Microsoft's First Azure Hosted Service Is Powered By Linux
Thursday February 12, 2015 @02:53PM Live Patching Now Available For Linux
Saturday February 07, 2015 @08:34PM The First Ubuntu Phone Is Here, With Underwhelming Hardware
Friday February 06, 2015 @06:37PM Automakers Move Toward OTA Software Upgrades
Friday February 06, 2015 @06:31PM Kickstarted Firefox OS HDMI Dongle Delayed, DRM Support Being Added
Thursday February 05, 2015 @10:07AM Greg KH Favors Rolling Release Distros
Friday January 30, 2015 @09:21PM How, and Why, Apple Overtook Microsoft
Friday January 30, 2015 @08:28PM Wi-Fi Issues Continue For OS X Users Despite Updates
Monday January 26, 2015 @04:50PM Windows 10: Charms Bar Removed, No Start Screen For Desktops
Sunday January 25, 2015 @04:56PM DirectX 12 Lies Dormant Within Microsoft's Recent Windows 10 Update
Saturday January 24, 2015 @06:29PM Surface RT Devices Won't Get Windows 10
Friday January 23, 2015 @07:26PM Google Just Made It Easier To Run Linux On Your Chromebook
Thursday January 22, 2015 @10:19AM User Plea Means EISA Support Not Removed From Linux
Thursday January 22, 2015 @09:23AM Windows Server 2003 Reaches End of Life In July
Sunday January 18, 2015 @01:47AM Why Run Linux On Macs?
Thursday January 15, 2015 @11:47AM Ask Slashdot: Migrating a Router From Linux To *BSD?
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @10:39AM Microsoft Ends Mainstream Support For Windows 7
Friday January 09, 2015 @09:57AM Ask Slashdot: Linux Distro For Hybrid Laptop?
Thursday December 25, 2014 @11:18PM Linux 3.19 Kernel To Start 2015 With Many New Features
Sunday December 14, 2014 @03:50PM Forbes Blasts Latests Windows 7 Patch as Malware
Friday December 12, 2014 @09:20PM Ask Slashdot: Best Software To Revive PocketPCs With Windows Mobile 5-6?
Friday November 21, 2014 @07:35PM Windows Kernel Version Bumped To 10.0
Thursday November 20, 2014 @02:05PM Ask Slashdot: Workaday Software For BSD On the Desktop?
Sunday November 16, 2014 @06:42PM Ars Dissects Android's Problems With Big Screens -- Including In Lollipop
Friday November 14, 2014 @10:25PM Microsoft Aims To Offer Windows 10 Upgrades For All Windows Phone 8 Lumias
Friday November 14, 2014 @05:59PM FreeBSD 10.1 Released
Thursday November 13, 2014 @11:34AM Android 5.0 'Lollipop' vs. iOS 8: More Similar Than Ever
Thursday November 06, 2014 @02:37PM OpenSUSE 13.2 Released
Sunday November 02, 2014 @04:56PM Windows 8 and 8.1 Pass 15% Market Share, Windows XP Drops Below 20% Mark
Saturday November 01, 2014 @03:22PM OpenBSD 5.6 Released
Saturday November 01, 2014 @11:38AM Kubuntu 15.04 Will Be Based On KDE5
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @11:51AM OEM Windows 7 License Sales End This Friday
Monday October 27, 2014 @07:05PM Raging debate over systemd exposes the two factions tugging at modern-day Linux
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @02:52PM The Classic Control Panel In Windows May Be Gone
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @11:24AM Xerox Alto Source Code Released To Public
Monday October 20, 2014 @03:44PM Debian's Systemd Adoption Inspires Threat of Fork
Monday October 20, 2014 @02:14PM More Eye Candy Coming To Windows 10
Monday October 20, 2014 @09:56AM Ubuntu Turns 10
Sunday October 19, 2014 @08:03PM If You're Connected, Apple Collects Your Data
Saturday October 11, 2014 @10:33AM Windows Users, Get Ready For a Bigger-Than-Usual Patch Tuesday
Thursday October 09, 2014 @08:29AM Systemd Adding Its Own Console To Linux Systems
Friday October 03, 2014 @06:59PM Possible Reason Behind Version Hop to Windows 10: Compatibility
Thursday October 02, 2014 @01:24PM Lost Opportunity? Windows 10 Has the Same Minimum PC Requirements As Vista
Thursday October 02, 2014 @07:40AM Will Windows 10 Finally Address OS Decay?
Wednesday October 01, 2014 @02:05PM Microsoft Announces Windows 10
Tuesday September 30, 2014 @09:50AM Microsoft's Asimov System To Monitor Users' Machines In Real Time
Friday September 26, 2014 @08:04PM OpenMandriva Lx 2014.1 Released
Friday September 26, 2014 @06:32PM OpenMandriva Lx 2014.1 Released
Tuesday September 23, 2014 @10:27AM Fedora 21 Alpha Released
Sunday September 21, 2014 @10:27AM Fork of Systemd Leads To Lightweight Uselessd
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @12:50PM New Release of MINIX 3 For x86 and ARM Is NetBSD Compatible
Saturday September 13, 2014 @10:00AM Linux distro to vampire XP install?
Saturday September 13, 2014 @06:53AM City of Turin To Switch From Windows To Linux and Save 6M Euros
Thursday September 11, 2014 @02:56PM The State of ZFS on Linux - ClusterHQ
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @10:06AM New Windows Coming In Late September -- But Which One?
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @08:06AM Linux 3.17-rc2 Release Marks 23 Years of the Linux Kernel
Sunday August 24, 2014 @03:22PM Munich Council Say Talk of LiMux Demise Is Greatly Exaggerated
Sunday August 24, 2014 @10:22AM A New Homegrown OS For China Could Arrive By October
Wednesday August 20, 2014 @01:08PM Linus Torvalds Want to Dominate the Desktop
Monday August 18, 2014 @02:33PM Linux Kernel Git Repositories Add 2-Factor Authentication
Thursday July 31, 2014 @03:37PM HP Gives OpenVMS New Life and Path To X86 Port
Tuesday July 29, 2014 @04:01PM seL4 Verified Microkernel Now Open Source
Tuesday July 29, 2014 @10:06AM Samsung Delays Tizen Phone Launch
Sunday July 27, 2014 @06:03PM Valencia Linux School Distro Saves 36 Million Euro
Friday July 25, 2014 @10:01PM Microsoft's CEO Says He Wants to Unify Windows
Thursday July 24, 2014 @03:21PM Mac OS X Yosemite Beta Opens
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @12:05PM Exodus Intelligence Details Zero-Day Vulnerabilities In Tails OS
Wednesday July 16, 2014 @09:55AM KDE Releases Plasma 5
Wednesday July 16, 2014 @03:41AM KDE Releases Plasma 5
Thursday July 10, 2014 @10:44AM Prof. Andy Tanenbaum Retires From Vrije University
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @07:50AM CentOS Linux Version 7 Released On x86_64
Sunday July 06, 2014 @09:01AM Operating System U Aims For The Year of Linux Desktop