Slashdot Items Tagged "microsoft"

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Saturday August 29, 2015 @08:35AM A Courtroom Victory For Microsoft In Cellphone-Related Patent Suit
Saturday August 29, 2015 @12:45AM Microsoft Builds Open-Source Browser Using HTML, JavaScript, and CSS
Thursday August 27, 2015 @02:02PM Since-Pulled Cyanogen Update For Oneplus Changes Default Home Page To Bing
Thursday August 27, 2015 @12:28AM How To Keep Microsoft's Nose Out of Your Personal Data In Windows 10
Wednesday August 26, 2015 @02:29PM Oakland Changes License Plate Reader Policy After Filling 80GB Hard Drive
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @01:48PM Microsoft Researchers Generate 3D Models From Ordinary Smartphones
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @09:20AM Skylake Has a Voice DSP and Listens To Your Commands
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @01:08AM A Breakdown of the Windows 10 Privacy Policy
Sunday August 23, 2015 @09:50AM Underground Piracy Sites Want To Block Windows 10 Users
Sunday August 23, 2015 @09:43AM Windows 95 Turns 20
Sunday August 23, 2015 @01:41AM COBOL Comes To Visual Studio 2015
Friday August 21, 2015 @06:22PM Amazon Work-Life Balance Defender: Prior Employer Nearly Killed Me and My Team
Friday August 21, 2015 @01:36PM City of Munich Struggling With Basic Linux Functionality
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @01:45PM Italian City To Dump OpenOffice For Microsoft After Four Years
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @12:12AM Microsoft Patches Remote Code Execution Hole for Internet Explorer
Monday August 17, 2015 @02:39PM Virginia Ditches 'America's Worst Voting Machines'
Friday August 14, 2015 @02:10PM Former Employees Accuse Kaspersky Lab of Faking Malware
Friday August 14, 2015 @02:07PM Windows 10 still 'phones home' with data in spite of privacy settings
Friday August 14, 2015 @02:06PM Former Employees Accuse Kaspersky Lab of Faking Malware
Friday August 14, 2015 @01:13PM How Microsoft Built, and Is Still Building, Windows 10
Wednesday August 12, 2015 @01:06PM Broken Windows 10 Update Causes Reboot Loops For Some Users
Wednesday August 12, 2015 @01:05PM Lenovo Installed Software On Laptops That Persisted After Complete Wipes
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @02:38PM Microsoft Releases Windows 10 IoT Core For Small, Embedded Devices
Monday August 10, 2015 @10:17PM Microsoft Creates an AI That Can Spot a Joke In a New Yorker Cartoon
Monday August 10, 2015 @08:07AM Cortana Can Now Replace Google Now On Android Devices
Sunday August 09, 2015 @02:02PM Windows 10 RSAT, Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 3 Coming This Month
Sunday August 09, 2015 @07:21AM Windows 10's Privacy Policy: the New Normal?
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @08:25PM Compiling to JavaScript: TypeScript vs. Haxe
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @12:08PM Behind the Microsoft Write-Off of Nokia
Monday August 03, 2015 @01:30PM Microsoft Creates a Quantum Computer-Proof Version of TLS Encryption Protocol
Saturday August 01, 2015 @12:39PM Microsoft Taps PBS To Advance Its National Talent Strategy With 'Code Trip'
Saturday August 01, 2015 @11:17AM Windows 10 Upgrade Strategies, Pitfalls and Fixes As MSFT Servers Are Hit Hard
Friday July 31, 2015 @11:35AM The Weird History of the Microsoft Windows Start Button
Friday July 31, 2015 @11:23AM Mozilla CEO: Windows 10 Strips User Choice For Browsers and Other Software
Thursday July 30, 2015 @01:03PM Windows 10 App For Xbox One Could Render Steam Machines Useless
Thursday July 30, 2015 @10:45AM A Naysayer's Take On Windows 10: Potential Privacy Mess, and Worse
Thursday July 30, 2015 @01:40AM Microsoft Edge On Windows 10: the Browser That Will Finally Kill IE
Wednesday July 29, 2015 @03:12PM Windows 10 Launches
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @02:52PM .NET 4.6 Optimizer Bug Causes Methods To Get Wrong Parameters
Monday July 27, 2015 @12:34AM Windows 10's Automatic Updates For NVidia Drivers Causing Trouble
Sunday July 26, 2015 @02:27PM Senate Passes 'No Microsoft National Talent Strategy Goal Left Behind Act'
Thursday July 23, 2015 @12:46PM Melinda Gates: Facebook Engineers Have Solved One of Education's Biggest Problem
Thursday July 23, 2015 @12:45PM Experiment: Installing Windows 10 On a 7-Year-Old Acer Aspire One
Thursday July 23, 2015 @08:52AM Experiment: Installing Windows 10 On a 7-Year-Old Acer Aspire One
Monday July 20, 2015 @10:27PM Game About Killing Poachers Vies For Top Prize In Microsoft Student Tech Contest
Monday July 20, 2015 @01:33PM Microsoft Officially Releases Visual Studio 2015 and .NET 4.6
Monday July 20, 2015 @12:30AM Windows 10 Will Have Screen Recording Tool
Friday July 17, 2015 @06:04PM A Quick Leak, As Microsoft Tests the Waters For Cortana On Android
Friday July 17, 2015 @02:32PM Windows 10 Home Updates To Be Automatic and Mandatory
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @03:50PM Multiple Sources Confirm Windows 10 has Reached RTM
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @12:36PM Future Microsoft Devices Will Take Cues From the Surface Tablet
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @12:46PM For Microsoft, Windows 10 Charity Begins At Home
Monday July 13, 2015 @05:11PM Microsoft Temporarily Suspends Availability of Windows 10 Builds
Sunday July 12, 2015 @01:40AM Well-Played: Microsoft Parlays NSF Video 'Remake' Into National CS K-12 Crisis
Friday July 10, 2015 @05:32AM Hacker Group That Hit Twitter, Facebook, Apple and Microsoft Intensifies Attacks
Friday July 10, 2015 @01:21AM French Government IT Directorate Supports ODF, Rejects OOXML
Thursday July 09, 2015 @11:08AM Microsoft Offers Washington a Bargain: More State Taxes, For More Education
Wednesday July 08, 2015 @11:32PM Hacking Team Breach Leaks Zero-Days, Renews Fight To Regulate Cyberweapons
Wednesday July 08, 2015 @06:20PM Microsoft Thanked For Its "Significant Financial Donation" To OpenBSD Foundation
Wednesday July 08, 2015 @01:12PM Microsoft To Cut 7,800 More Jobs, Take $7.6 Billion Writedown On Nokia
Monday July 06, 2015 @12:46PM Chilling Effect of the Wassenaar Arrangement On Exploit Research
Monday July 06, 2015 @12:29PM First Windows 10 RTM candidate is build 10176
Monday July 06, 2015 @12:28PM First Windows 10 RTM Candidate Appears
Sunday July 05, 2015 @02:01AM Microsoft Edge, HTML5, and DRM
Thursday July 02, 2015 @03:58PM Microsoft Research Open Sources WorldWide Telescope
Thursday July 02, 2015 @12:29AM Windows 10 Shares Your Wi-Fi Password With Contacts
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @02:26PM Microsoft To Launch Minecraft Education Portal For Teachers
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @12:43PM People Are Obtaining Windows 7 Licenses For the Free Windows 10 Upgrade
Monday June 29, 2015 @01:28AM New Leaked Build Is Evidence That Windows 10 Will Be Ready By July 29
Sunday June 28, 2015 @01:42AM Ask Slashdot: Are Post-Install Windows Slowdowns Inevitable?
Saturday June 27, 2015 @10:27AM Samsung To Stop Blocking Automatic Windows Updates
Thursday June 25, 2015 @12:41AM Security Researcher Drops 15 Vulnerabilities for Windows and Adobe Reader
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @03:10PM Microsoft Brings Office To Android Smartphones For Free
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @12:30AM HP Researchers Disclose Details of Internet Explorer Zero Day
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @12:44AM The US Navy's Warfare Systems Command Just Paid Millions To Stay On Windows XP
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @12:37AM Cyberattack Grounds Planes In Poland
Monday June 22, 2015 @08:53PM Microsoft Attempts To Clarify the Windows 10 For Everyone Rumor
Monday June 22, 2015 @12:29AM The Unintended Consequences of Free Windows 10 For Everyone
Saturday June 20, 2015 @01:44AM The Tools Don't Get You the Job
Friday June 19, 2015 @12:30AM Is Microsoft's .NET Ecosystem On the Decline?
Thursday June 18, 2015 @06:07PM E3 2015: A Lot of Nostalgia For Old Games
Wednesday June 17, 2015 @10:54PM Reasons To Use Mono For Linux Development
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @07:56AM Microsoft Announces Customizable Xbox Elite Wireless Controller
Monday June 15, 2015 @03:29PM Microsoft Announces Xbox One Backward Compatibility
Sunday June 14, 2015 @01:51AM Toshiba Introduces a Cortana Keyboard Button For Windows 10
Saturday June 13, 2015 @05:10PM Surface Pro 3 Handily Outperforms iPad Air 2 and Nexus 9
Saturday June 13, 2015 @10:31AM Sony and Microsoft's Failed Releases Since E3 2014
Saturday June 13, 2015 @12:23AM Toshiba introduces a Cortana keyboard button for Windows 10
Friday June 12, 2015 @07:34PM Microsoft's Skype Drops Modern App In Favour of Old-Fashioned Win32 App
Friday June 12, 2015 @07:54AM Microsoft Research Paper Considers Serving Web-ads From Localhost
Thursday June 11, 2015 @06:17PM Oculus Announces Partnership With Microsoft
Thursday June 11, 2015 @12:54PM Ask Toolbar Now Considered Malware By Microsoft
Thursday June 11, 2015 @12:53PM WA Gov. Sides With Microsoft: Philanthropy-Funded K-12 CS Education Now the Law
Wednesday June 10, 2015 @11:55PM Kaspersky Lab Reveals Cyberattack On Its Corporate Network
Wednesday June 10, 2015 @11:55PM Microsoft Manufacturing Surface Hub In the US
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @02:30PM Ask Slashdot: Should We Expect Attacks When Windows 2003 Support Ends?
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @12:54AM Report: Evidence of Healthcare Breaches Lurks On Infected Medical Devices
Monday June 08, 2015 @03:45PM Microsoft Will Help Iowa Caucuses Go High-Tech
Monday June 08, 2015 @12:22AM Microsoft Tries To Guess Relatives With "Twins or Not"
Saturday June 06, 2015 @02:41AM Microsoft Lets EU Governments Inspect Source Code For Security Issues
Thursday June 04, 2015 @02:35PM Microsoft To Release Low-Cost Windows 10 With Bing Branding
Thursday June 04, 2015 @01:04AM Features That Windows 10 Will Deprecate
Wednesday June 03, 2015 @09:41PM Microsoft Hasn't Given Up On the Non-Smart Phones It Inherited From Nokia
Wednesday June 03, 2015 @02:42PM Typing 'http://:' Into a Skype Message Trashes the Installation Beyond Repair
Monday June 01, 2015 @07:40AM Windows 10 RTM In 6 Weeks
Sunday May 31, 2015 @01:06PM MinGW and MSVCRT Conflict Causes Floating-Point Value Corruption
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @01:48PM Microsoft Edge To Support Dolby Audio
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @12:20AM Why PowerPoint Should Be Banned
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @12:47PM Attackers Use Email Spam To Infect Point-of-Sale Terminals
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @12:46PM Latest Vector To Attack Point-of-Sale Terminals: Email
Monday May 25, 2015 @12:39PM Microsoft Tries Another Icon Theme For Windows 10
Monday May 25, 2015 @01:06AM Microsoft Reportedly May Acquire BlackBerry
Saturday May 23, 2015 @02:21AM 25 Years today - Windows 3.0
Saturday May 23, 2015 @01:32AM 25 Years Today - Windows 3.0
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @01:36PM Learn About The Technology Education And Literacy in Schools Program (Video #2)
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @02:11PM Learn About The Technology Education And Literacy in Schools Program (Video)
Monday May 18, 2015 @11:17PM Microsoft To Teachers: Using Pens and Paper Not Fair To Students
Sunday May 17, 2015 @05:46PM Microsoft Study Finds Technology Hurting Attention Spans
Sunday May 17, 2015 @01:39PM How Windows 10 Performs On a 12-inch MacBook
Sunday May 17, 2015 @01:20PM How Windows 10 Performs On a 12-inch MacBook
Saturday May 16, 2015 @02:55PM Microsoft Confirms It Won't Offer Free Windows 10 Upgrades To Pirates
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @01:20PM Microsoft Is Confident In Security of Edge Browser
Monday May 11, 2015 @11:41PM Windows 10 the Last Version of Windows? Not So Fast.
Monday May 11, 2015 @06:15PM Microsoft Invests In Undersea Cable Projects
Friday May 08, 2015 @08:25PM What Might Have Happened To Windows Media Center
Friday May 08, 2015 @01:59PM Future Holds Large Updates Instead of Stand-Alone Windows Releases
Thursday May 07, 2015 @07:33AM Microsoft Releases PowerShell DSC For Linux
Thursday May 07, 2015 @12:32AM Self-Destructing Virus Kills Off PCs
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @12:06PM Single Verizon IP Address Used For Hundreds of Windows 7 Activations
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @12:38AM Maritime Cybersecurity Firm: 37% of Microsoft Servers On Ships Are Vulnerable
Monday May 04, 2015 @12:40PM Microsoft Office 2016 Public Preview Released
Monday May 04, 2015 @12:31AM Microsoft's AI Judges Age From Snapshots, With Mixed Results
Sunday May 03, 2015 @01:05AM CareerBuilder Cyberattack Delivers Malware Straight To Employers
Saturday May 02, 2015 @03:45PM Microsoft Releases Visual Studio Code Preview For Linux, OS X, and Windows
Saturday May 02, 2015 @04:44AM Android and iOS App Porting Will Not Be Available At Windows 10 Launch
Friday May 01, 2015 @08:56PM Square Enix Witch Chapter Real-Time CG DX12 Demo Impresses At Microsoft BUILD
Friday May 01, 2015 @02:56AM Microsoft Integrates Autodesk's 3D Printing Platform Spark Into Windows 10
Thursday April 30, 2015 @11:02AM Microsoft Announces Windows Holographic Platform
Thursday April 30, 2015 @06:36AM Windows XP Support Deal Not Renewed By UK Government, Leaves PCs Open To Attack
Thursday April 30, 2015 @02:27AM Internet Explorer's Successor, Project Spartan, Is Called Microsoft Edge
Wednesday April 29, 2015 @03:15PM Windows 10 Can Run Reworked Android and iOS Apps
Sunday April 26, 2015 @12:50AM Think Tanks: How a Bill [Gates Agenda] Becomes a Law
Saturday April 25, 2015 @02:43PM Microsoft Increases Android Patent Licensing Reach
Saturday April 25, 2015 @12:25AM Microsoft, Chip Makers Working On Hardware DRM For Windows 10 PCs
Saturday April 25, 2015 @12:24AM Microsoft Opens Vulnerability Bounty Program For Spartan Browser
Saturday April 25, 2015 @12:24AM Buggy Win 95 Code Almost Wrecked Stuxnet Campaign
Monday April 20, 2015 @01:22PM Facebook Working To Weed Out Fake Likes
Saturday April 18, 2015 @12:38AM Microsoft Open Technologies is closing -- good or bad news for open source?
Saturday April 18, 2015 @12:18AM Microsoft Open Technologies Is Closing: Good Or Bad News For Open Source?
Friday April 17, 2015 @01:53PM Exploit For Crashing Minecraft Servers Made Public
Thursday April 16, 2015 @11:11PM Microsoft's Role As Accuser In the Antitrust Suit Against Google
Thursday April 16, 2015 @12:33AM Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Found In Windows HTTP Stack
Wednesday April 15, 2015 @12:33AM How Mission Creep Killed a Gaming Studio
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @11:29AM Microsoft Starts Working On an LLVM-Based Compiler For .NET
Monday April 13, 2015 @03:56PM Windows Remains Vulnerable To Serious 18-Year-Old SMB Security Flaw
Sunday April 12, 2015 @04:28PM Microsoft and Miele Team Collaborate To Cook Up an IoT Revolution
Sunday April 12, 2015 @07:25AM LG Split Screen Software Compromises System Security
Sunday April 12, 2015 @02:32AM Microsoft Pushes For Public Education Funding While Avoiding State Taxes
Saturday April 11, 2015 @01:42AM Intel's Core M Performance Is Erratic Between Devices
Saturday April 11, 2015 @01:16AM Microsoft: Feds Are 'Rewriting' the Law To Obtain Emails Overseas
Thursday April 09, 2015 @12:40PM Microsoft Creates a Docker-Like Container For Windows
Thursday April 09, 2015 @01:03AM Patent Case Could Shift Power Balance In Tech Industry
Thursday April 09, 2015 @12:24AM Google, Apple and Microsoft Squirm As Global Tax Schemes Scrutinized
Monday April 06, 2015 @01:01AM Mono 4 Released, First Version To Adopt Microsoft Code
Monday April 06, 2015 @12:58AM Kinect For Windows Is Dead; Long Live Kinect For Windows Via USB
Sunday April 05, 2015 @12:00AM Second Technical Preview of Windows Server 2016 Arriving This Spring
Saturday April 04, 2015 @02:23PM Microsoft Celebrates 40th Anniversary
Saturday April 04, 2015 @01:13AM The Most Highly Voted Requests In Windows 10 Feedback Pool
Thursday April 02, 2015 @03:10PM Visual Studio 2015 Can Target Linux; Android Apps Anywhere Chrome Can Run
Wednesday April 01, 2015 @10:27PM UK Forces Microsoft To Adopt Open Document Standards
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @01:03PM Microsoft Considered Giving Away Original Xbox
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @10:26AM License Details Hint MS Undecided On Suing Users of Its Open Source Net Runtime
Saturday March 28, 2015 @01:36AM New Screenshots Detail Spartan Web Browser For Windows 10 Smartphones
Saturday March 21, 2015 @09:23AM South Korea Begins To Deprecate ActiveX
Thursday March 19, 2015 @06:29PM Microsoft Says Free Windows 10 Upgrades For Pirates Will Be Unsupported
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @04:48PM Microsoft Blacklists Fake Finnish Certificate
Monday March 16, 2015 @01:54PM Is Microsoft Trying to Become "King of Search" With Cortana Strategy?
Monday March 16, 2015 @01:28AM Windows 10 Enables Switching Between Desktop and Tablet Modes
Sunday March 15, 2015 @08:38AM Microsoft Has Received 1 Million Pieces of Feedback For Windows 10
Wednesday March 11, 2015 @03:49PM Google's Angular 2 Being Built With Microsoft's TypeScript
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @01:28AM Microsoft Asks US Court To Ban Kyocera's Android Phones
Sunday March 08, 2015 @03:47PM Lenovo Still Shipping Laptops With Superfish
Saturday March 07, 2015 @02:13AM uTorrent Quietly Installs Cryptocurrency Miner
Thursday March 05, 2015 @10:12PM Microsoft Closes Gap Between Windows 10 and Xbox One With "Crossplay" Plans
Thursday March 05, 2015 @10:58AM Microsoft Convinced That Windows 10 Will Be Its Smartphone Breakthrough
Wednesday March 04, 2015 @02:10PM US Air Traffic Control System Is Riddled With Vulnerabilities
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @02:50PM Why We Should Stop Hiding File-Name Extensions
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @11:55AM What Would Minecraft 2 Look Like Under Microsoft?
Saturday February 28, 2015 @10:21AM Why I'm Saying Goodbye to Apple, Google and Microsoft
Saturday February 28, 2015 @04:09AM Lenovo Saying Goodbye To Bloatware
Saturday February 28, 2015 @04:08AM Microsoft Finally Allows Customers To Legally Download Windows 7 ISOs
Friday February 27, 2015 @02:34AM Microsoft's Goals For Their New Web Rendering Engine
Thursday February 26, 2015 @02:10PM Users Decry New Icon Look In Windows 10
Thursday February 26, 2015 @03:07AM 3 Million Strong RAMNIT Botnet Taken Down
Monday February 23, 2015 @02:58PM Microsoft Translator Now Supports Yucatec Maya and Querétaro Otomi Language
Monday February 23, 2015 @01:29AM SSL-busting code that threatened Lenovo users found in a dozen more apps
Monday February 23, 2015 @01:26AM Ars: SSL-Busting Code That Threatened Lenovo Users Found In a Dozen More Apps
Saturday February 21, 2015 @03:46PM Homeland Security Urges Lenovo Customers To Remove Superfish
Saturday February 21, 2015 @08:27AM US State Department Can't Get Rid of Email Hackers
Friday February 20, 2015 @08:44AM Superfish Security Certificate Password Cracked, Creating New Attack Vector