Slashdot Items Tagged "software"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @09:42PM DEFCON Conference To Target Voting Machines
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @05:16PM Uber Plans Millions In Back Pay After Shorting NYC Drivers
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @04:01PM DJI Threatens To 'Brick' Its Copters Unless Owners Agree To Share Their Details
Monday May 22, 2017 @10:29AM Hackers Hit Russian Bank Customers, Planned International Cyber Raids
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:23PM Robots Could Wipe Out Another 6 Million Retail Jobs
Thursday May 18, 2017 @11:39PM ReactOS 0.4.5 Released
Thursday May 18, 2017 @04:22PM Google Launches Google Assistant On the iPhone
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:47PM Windows XP PCs Infected By WannaCry Can Be Decrypted Without Paying Ransom
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @06:10PM Amazon Refreshes Fire 7 and Fire HD 8 Tablets
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
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @11:26AM Software Is Eating the World, But AI Is Going To Eat Software, Nvidia CEO Says
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @10:45PM AMD Unveils 'EPYC' Server CPUs, Ryzen Mobile, Threadripper CPU and Radeon Vega Frontier Edition GPU
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @08:53PM Apple Receives Patents For Bezel-Free Display, Touch ID Button Embedded In Screen
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 @06:29PM ZeniMax Is Suing Samsung After Winning Its Case Against Oculus
Monday May 15, 2017 @04:02PM Should You Leave Google Chrome For the Opera Browser?
Monday May 15, 2017 @07:57AM Google Owns the Classroom
Saturday May 13, 2017 @03:03AM Wana Decryptor Ransomware Using NSA Exploit Leaked By Shadow Brokers To Spread Ransomware Worldwide
Saturday May 13, 2017 @12:55AM Google's 'Project Treble' Could Lead To Faster Android Updates
Friday May 12, 2017 @04:24PM China Is On Track To Fully Phase Out Cash
Friday May 12, 2017 @02:25PM Google Maps Now Uses Street View To Show You Exactly Where To Make Turns
Friday May 12, 2017 @01:06PM Fiat Chrysler Recalls 1.3 Million Ram Pickups For Fatal Software Problem
Thursday May 11, 2017 @06:21PM Why Doesn't Harvard Want To Talk About Its Mystery Microsoft Azure Project?
Thursday May 11, 2017 @05:43PM Apple Watch Can Detect An Abnormal Heart Rhythm With 97 Percent Accuracy, UCSF Study Says
Thursday May 11, 2017 @05:17PM Star Trek Bridge Crew Gets IBM Watson-Powered Voice Commands
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'
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @06:06PM Zillow Faces Lawsuit Over 'Zestimate' Tool That Calculates a House's Worth
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @05:52PM NVIDIA Unveils Tesla V100 AI Accelerator Powered By 5120 CUDA Core Volta GPU
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @05:18PM Azure Goes Database Crazy With One New NoSQL, Two New SQL Services
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @11:48PM The Intelligent Intersection Could Banish Traffic Lights Forever
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @07:32PM Apple Becomes First US Company To Top $800 Billion Value
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @05:17PM Microsoft Thinks USB-C Isn't Ready For the Mainstream
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @04:19PM Only 36 Percent of Indian Engineers Can Write Compilable Code, Says Study
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @12:21AM Chinese Startup Infervision Emerges From Stealth With An AI Tool For Diagnosing Lung Cancer
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @12:12AM Mac Users Installing Popular DVD Ripper Get Nasty Backdoor Instead
Monday May 08, 2017 @06:34PM Chrome For Android Now Lets You Save Web Pages For Reading Later
Monday May 08, 2017 @06:01PM Researchers Create Touchpads With a Can of Spray Paint
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:28PM Google Researchers Find Wormable 'Crazy Bad' Windows Exploit
Friday May 05, 2017 @10:37PM Amazon Leak Exposes Echo AI Device With Touch Display and FireOS
Friday May 05, 2017 @07:39PM The Parts of America Most Susceptible To Automation
Friday May 05, 2017 @05:50PM BlackBerry KeyOne Review By The Verge: Part Productivity, Part Nostalgia
Friday May 05, 2017 @05:13PM 10 Percent of Harvard's Popular 'Introduction To Computer Science' Class Accused of Cheating
Friday May 05, 2017 @04:15PM Walmart Wants To Put Sensors On Everything So It Can Automatically Order You Stuff
Friday May 05, 2017 @04:07PM Cop Fakes Body Cam Footage, Prosecutors Drop Drug Charges
Friday May 05, 2017 @02:09AM Justice Department Opens Criminal Probe Into Uber
Thursday May 04, 2017 @06:57PM The World Video Game Hall of Fame 2017 Inductees
Thursday May 04, 2017 @04:08PM Google Releases DIY Open Source Raspberry Pi Voice Kit Hardware
Thursday May 04, 2017 @02:25PM User Expresses Privacy Concerns After Software Update Replaces Default Phone App
Thursday May 04, 2017 @01:03PM 'This Isn't AI'
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @06:12PM 'First Pirated Ultra HD Blu-Ray Disk' Appears Online
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @05:06PM Court Rules In 'Sextortion' Case That Phone PINs Are Not Protected By Fifth Amendment
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @03:58PM China Makes Quantum Leap In Developing Quantum Computer
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 @04:20PM Supercomputers Assist In Search For New, Better Cancer Drugs
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @03:41PM Apple AirPods Customers 'Satisfied' With the Product
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @09:23AM India's Infosys To Hire 10,000 American Workers After Trump Criticism
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @12:33AM Microsoft's Surface Laptop With Windows 10 S Leaks Ahead of New York Unveil
Monday May 01, 2017 @05:27PM Computer Scientists Have Created the Most Accurate Digital Model of a Human Face
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'
Sunday April 30, 2017 @02:49PM Massive Tinder Photo Scrape Has Users Upset
Saturday April 29, 2017 @06:21PM Developer Shares A Recoverable Container Format That's File System Agnostic
Friday April 28, 2017 @05:55PM Airbnb Gives In To Regulator's Demand To Test For Racial Discrimination By Hosts
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:48PM Apple, Tesla Ask California To Change Its Proposed Policies On Self-Driving Car Testing
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:20PM Amazon's Alexa Can Now Whisper, Bleep Out Swear Words, and Change Its Pitch
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:05PM WikiLeaks Reveals the 'Snowden Stopper': CIA Tool To Track Whistleblowers
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 @11:09PM LinkedIn Testing 1970's-Style No-CS-Degree-Required Software Apprenticeships
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @07:01PM Hacking Group Is Charging German Companies $275 For 'DDoS Tests'
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @04:40PM Ask Slashdot: Are Accurate Software Development Time Predictions a Myth?
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @02:39PM GE Fixing Bug in Software After Warning About Power Grid Hacks
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @10:13AM Windows is Bloated, Thanks to Adobe's Extensible Metadata Platform
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @12:58AM Five Years Later, Legal Megaupload Data Is Still Trapped On Dead Servers
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @08:06PM US ISP Goes Down As Two Malware Families Go To War Over Its Modems
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @05:09PM Facebook Shows Related Articles and Fact Checkers Before You Open Links
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @04:10PM Murdered Woman's Fitbit Nails Cheating Husband
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 @04:10PM Lyrebird Claims It Can Recreate Anyone's Voice Based On Just a 1 Minute Sample
Monday April 24, 2017 @03:38AM Richard Stallman Interviewed By Bryan Lunduke
Friday April 21, 2017 @11:32PM EFF Says Google Chromebooks Are Still Spying On Students
Friday April 21, 2017 @05:57PM Developer of BrickerBot Malware Claims He Destroyed Over Two Million Devices
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:42PM Samsung Will Fix the Galaxy S8 Red Tint Issue With a Software Update
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:29PM DOJ: Russian 'Superhacker' Gets 27 Years In Prison
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:08PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Explain 'Don't Improve My Software Syndrome' Or DIMSS?
Thursday April 20, 2017 @11:16PM CEO of Silicon Valley's $400 Juicer Promises Refunds After Hand-Squeezing Demonstration
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:53PM Ambient Light Sensors Can Be Used To Steal Browser Data
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:23PM Neuroscientists Offer a Reality Check On Facebook's 'Typing By Brain' Project
Thursday April 20, 2017 @04:28PM Plastc Swiped $9 Million From Backers, Now It Plans To File For Bankruptcy and Shut Down
Thursday April 20, 2017 @02:20PM Google Home Now Recognizes Specific Users' Voices, Gains Support For Multiple Accounts
Thursday April 20, 2017 @08:56AM Microsoft To Shut Down Wunderlist, an App It Acquired Two Years Ago, In Favor Of Homegrown App To-Do
Thursday April 20, 2017 @08:08AM 95% Engineers in India Unfit For Software Development Jobs: Report
Thursday April 20, 2017 @02:13AM China To Question Apple About Live-Streaming Apps On App Store That Violate Internet Regulations
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:58PM Navy, Marines Prohibit Sharing Nude Photos In Wake of a Facebook Scandal
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:04PM States Are Moving To Cut College Costs By Introducing Open-Source Textbooks
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @01:21AM Baidu Announces New Open Platform To Help Speed Up Development of Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @06:43PM StarCraft Is Now Free, Nearly 20 Years After Its Release
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @06:12PM Benchmarks Show Galaxy S8 With Snapdragon 835 Is a Much Faster Android Handset
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @05:06PM How Tilt Went From Hot $375 Million Startup To Fire Sale
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:18PM User-Made Patch Lets Owners of Next-Gen CPUs Install Updates On Windows 7 & 8.1
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @03:27PM Apple Makes iMovie, GarageBand, and iWork Apps for Mac and iOS Free for All Users
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @12:27AM Google Agrees To Open Android To Other Search Engines In Russia
Monday April 17, 2017 @06:50PM New Approach To Virtual Reality Shocks You Into Believing Walls Are Real
Monday April 17, 2017 @06:19PM Chinese Warehouse Cut Labor Costs In Half With a Fleet of Tiny Robots
Monday April 17, 2017 @05:30PM AI Can Predict Heart Attacks More Accurately Than Doctors
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:58PM New York Plans To Force Uber To Add Tipping Option
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:42PM Samsung Blocks Ability To Remap Galaxy S8's Bixby Button
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:26PM Leaked Documents Reveal the Hotel Lobby's Aggressive Plan To Undermine Airbnb
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:11PM Cylance Accused of Distributing Fake Malware Samples To Customers To Close Deals
Monday April 17, 2017 @10:30AM Internet Archive Adds Early Macintosh OS and App Emulators
Sunday April 16, 2017 @01:53PM Disruptive AI Bots Are Aleady Delivering Radical Leaps In Productivity
Saturday April 15, 2017 @12:03AM 'Pragmatic Programmer' Author Andy Hunt Loves Arduino, Hates JavaScript
Friday April 14, 2017 @06:58PM Scientists Win $2.6 Million For Star Trek Tricorder Device
Friday April 14, 2017 @05:46PM Zelda: Breath of the Wild Is Now the Fastest-Selling Nintendo Launch Title of All Time
Friday April 14, 2017 @05:11PM Burger King Won't Take a Hint; Alters TV Ad To Evade Google's Block
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 @09:42PM Drupal Developers Threaten To Quit Drupal Unless Larry Garfield Is Reinstated
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 @06:04PM AI Programs Exhibit Racial and Gender Biases, Research Reveals
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:52PM Researchers Develop Master Fingerprints That Can Break Into Smartphones
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:21PM New Processors Are Now Blocked From Receiving Updates On Old Windows
Thursday April 13, 2017 @03:59PM Former Sysadmin Accused of Planting 'Time Bomb' In Company's Database
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @07:52PM Neuroscientists Weigh In On Elon Musk's Mysterious 'Neural Lace' Company
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @07:33PM Microsoft Kills Off Security Bulletins
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @06:25PM VPN Providers Report Huge Increase In Downloads, Usage Since Privacy Rules Were Repealed
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @05:52PM Burger King Runs Ad Triggering Google Home Devices; Google Shuts It Down
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @04:54PM Samsung Is Delaying the 'Voice' Part of Its New Bixby Voice Assistant
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @04:39PM Air Force Converts F-16 Jets Into Wingman Drones
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @04:30PM The Dark Secret At the Heart of AI
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @06:56PM Scientists Prove Your Phone's PIN Can Be Stolen Using Its Gyroscope Data
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @06:34PM Firefox To Let Users Control Memory Usage
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @06:09PM Chrome Now Uses Scroll Anchoring To Prevent Those Annoying Page Jumps
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @05:02PM Alphabet Wants Its Lawsuit Against Uber To Play Out Publicly
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @04:05PM Google Ruins the Assistant's Shopping List, Turns It Into a Big Google Express Ad
Monday April 10, 2017 @07:31PM McDonald's Is Now Accepting Snapchats As Job Applications
Monday April 10, 2017 @06:02PM Thousands of Fake Google Maps Listings Redirect Users To Fraudulent Sites
Monday April 10, 2017 @04:22PM Microsoft's Minecraft Set To Launch Its Own Currency
Sunday April 09, 2017 @11:40PM American Farmers Are Still Fighting Tractor Software Locks
Sunday April 09, 2017 @04:37PM Ask Slashdot: How Should You Launch A Software Startup?
Friday April 07, 2017 @10:20PM Should The FBI Have Arrested 'The Hacker Who Hacked No One'?
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:03PM Italy Bans Uber
Friday April 07, 2017 @04:08PM Microsoft's Surface Pro 5 Said To Move To Intel Kaby Lake Processors
Thursday April 06, 2017 @05:38PM Alcohol-Related Car Accidents Declined In New York After Introduction of Uber, Analysis Finds
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:06PM Uber Said To Use 'Sophisticated' Software To Defraud Drivers, Passengers
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
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @04:53PM Canada's RCMP National Police Force Reveals Use of Secretive Cellphone Surveillance Technology
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @06:32PM GM Hooking 30,000 Robots To Internet To Keep Factories Humming
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:41PM Security Researcher Says Samsung's Tizen OS Is The Worst Code He's Ever Seen
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:00PM IoT Garage Door Opener Maker Bricks Customer's Product After Bad Review
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @12:11AM Nintendo Switch Consoles Are Reportedly Warping When Docked
Sunday April 02, 2017 @05:51AM Tor Browser Will Feature More Rust Code
Sunday April 02, 2017 @12:58AM HTC Introduces Eye-Tracking 'VR Ad Service'
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:09AM USB Canary Sends An SMS When Someone Tinkers With Your USB Ports
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:19PM HTC Introduces Eye-Tracking 'VR Ad Service'
Friday March 31, 2017 @07:15PM Microsoft Is Shutting Down CodePlex
Friday March 31, 2017 @04:04PM Oculus Co-Founder and Rift Creator Palmer Luckey Leaves Facebook
Thursday March 30, 2017 @08:13PM Smartphones May Be To Blame For Unprecedented Spike In Pedestrian Deaths, Says Report
Thursday March 30, 2017 @03:30PM IBM Technology Creates Smart Wingman For Self-Driving Cars
Thursday March 30, 2017 @08:48AM Will VPNs Protect Your Privacy? It's Complicated
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 @04:18PM About 90% of Smart TVs Vulnerable To Remote Hacking Via Rogue TV Signals
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @02:51AM Oracle Hires Global Specialists To Explore Feasibility of Buying Accenture
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @06:07PM The Galaxy S8 Will Be Samsung's Biggest Test Ever
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:45PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Lies Programmers Tell Themselves?
Monday March 27, 2017 @09:42PM GameStop To Close At Least 150 Stores Due To Poor Q4 Sales
Monday March 27, 2017 @07:15PM New AI Algorithm Beats Even the World's Worst Traffic
Monday March 27, 2017 @05:32PM Facial Recognition Database Used By FBI Is Out of Control, House Committee Hears
Monday March 27, 2017 @05:15PM Prominent Drupal, PHP Developer Kicked From the Drupal Project Over Unconventional Sex Life
Monday March 27, 2017 @04:42PM Ask Slashdot: What's the Best Working Environment For a Developer?
Saturday March 25, 2017 @01:32AM Indiana's Inmates Could Soon Have Access To Tablets
Friday March 24, 2017 @07:35PM Venezuelan Developers Are Using Bitcoin, Rare Pepe Trading Cards To Fight Against a Dismal Economy
Friday March 24, 2017 @04:39PM FedEx Will Pay You $5 To Install Flash
Friday March 24, 2017 @02:13PM The Days of Google Talk Are Over
Friday March 24, 2017 @11:11AM Blinking Cursor Devours CPU Cycles in Visual Studio Code Editor
Friday March 24, 2017 @10:44AM App That Lets People Make Personalized Emojis Is the Fastest Growing App In Past Two Years
Thursday March 23, 2017 @05:52PM Apple Explores Using An iPhone, iPad To Power a Laptop
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @10:20PM Researchers Develop App That Accurately Determines Sperm Quality
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @05:39PM LastPass Bugs Allow Malicious Websites to Steal Passwords
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
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @01:35AM Why American Farmers Are Hacking Their Tractors With Ukrainian Firmware
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @07:30PM Microsoft's Edge Was Most Hacked Browser At Pwn2Own 2017, While Chrome Remained Unhackable
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @06:56PM Satellite Navigation 'Switches Off' Parts of Brain Used For Navigation, Study Finds
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @05:57PM Walmart Unveils 'Store No. 8' Tech Incubator In Silicon Valley
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @05:37PM Google Wants To Create Promotions That Aren't Ads For Its Voice-Controlled Assistant
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @04:41PM Burglars Can Easily Make Google Nest Security Cameras Stop Recording
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @04:31PM Wells Fargo: All ATMs Will Take Phone Codes, Not Just Cards
Monday March 20, 2017 @08:49PM Samsung Announces Bixby, Its New Digital Assistant Launching With the Galaxy S8
Monday March 20, 2017 @07:32PM New Technology Combines Lip Motion and Passwords For User Authentication
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:00PM Google Maps Lets You Record Your Parking Location, Time Left At the Meter