Slashdot Items Tagged "microsoft"

Date / Time Story
Saturday July 30, 2016 @06:50PM Famed Security Researcher 'Mudge' Creates New Algorithm For Measuring Code Security
Friday July 29, 2016 @04:20PM Court Ruling Shows The Internet Does Have Borders After All
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:15PM Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Becomes World's Third Richest Person
Friday July 29, 2016 @02:13PM Slashdot Asks: Free Upgrade To Windows 10 Ends Today: What's Your Thought On This?
Friday July 29, 2016 @12:21AM Microsoft To Lay Off Another 2,850 People In the Next 12 Months
Thursday July 28, 2016 @03:23PM Microsoft Faces Two New Lawsuits Over Aggressive Windows 10 Upgrade Tactics
Thursday July 28, 2016 @01:59PM Microsoft To Disable Policies In Windows 10 Pro With Anniversary Update
Thursday July 28, 2016 @01:34AM Tech Takes Its K-12 CS Education and Immigration Crisis To the DNC
Thursday July 28, 2016 @12:10AM Office 365 Gets New Word, PowerPoint and Outlook Features
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @01:14PM You Can't Turn Off Cortana In the Windows 10 Anniversary Update
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @10:18AM Steam On Windows 10 Will Get 'Progressively Worse': Gears of War Developer
Monday July 25, 2016 @11:03AM Windows 10 Anniversary Update: the Best New Features
Monday July 25, 2016 @09:35AM Microsoft Cuts Xbox One Price To $249 - Would You Buy or Recommend One?
Monday July 25, 2016 @07:19AM Microsoft Can't Shield User Data From Government, Says Government
Sunday July 24, 2016 @03:06PM Programming Language Gurus Converge on 'Curry On' Conference
Sunday July 24, 2016 @01:39AM Salesforce CEO Told LinkedIn He Would Have Paid Much More Than Microsoft
Saturday July 23, 2016 @02:03PM 'High-Risk Vulnerabilities' In Oracle File-Processing SDKs Affect Major Third-Party Products
Saturday July 23, 2016 @12:50AM Cyanogen Inc. Reportedly Fires OS Development Arm, Switches To Apps
Friday July 22, 2016 @06:52PM Auto Industry Publishes Its First Set of Cybersecurity Best Practices
Friday July 22, 2016 @11:42AM Sony Is the Only Remaining Obstacle To PS4-Xbox Cross-Play
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:19PM Microsoft's Surface Hub Is a 'Hit', Demand Outstrips Supply
Thursday July 21, 2016 @01:09PM Microsoft Responds To Allegations That Windows 10 Collects 'Excessive Personal Data'
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @03:19PM France: Windows 10 Collects 'Excessive Personal Data', Issues Microsoft With Formal Warning
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @10:46AM Skype Finalizes Its Move To the Cloud; To Kill Older Clients -- Remains Tight Lipped About Privacy
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @12:27AM Windows 10 Warns Chrome and Firefox Users About Battery Drain, Recommends Switching To Edge
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @04:26PM Safari Browser May Soon Be Just As Fast As Chrome With WebP Integration
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @04:22PM Google and Bing Have No Obligation To Censor Searches For Torrents
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @01:28AM Marissa Mayer Says Yahoo Continues To Make Solid Progress, Earnings Report Says Otherwise
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @12:50AM Microsoft Stream Is a New Video Service For Businesses
Monday July 18, 2016 @05:31PM Researcher Finds Way To Steal Cash From Google, Instagram, and Microsoft Through The Phone
Monday July 18, 2016 @04:37PM RNC Is Preparing For Cyberattacks
Monday July 18, 2016 @02:43PM Slashdot Asks: Do You Install Preview Version Of An OS On Your Primary Device?
Monday July 18, 2016 @11:47AM Microsoft's New Xbox One S Will Go On Sale On August 2 -- Will You Buy One?
Monday July 18, 2016 @11:08AM Hacker Uses Premium Rate Calls To Steal From Instagram, Google, Microsoft
Monday July 18, 2016 @01:52AM How (And Why) FreeDOS Keeps DOS Alive
Sunday July 17, 2016 @12:39AM Microsoft 'Patch' Blocks Linux Installs On Locked-Down Windows RT Computers
Saturday July 16, 2016 @10:16AM Microsoft Store Offers Free Laptop If They Can't Upgrade Your PC To Windows 10
Friday July 15, 2016 @12:44PM Microsoft: Windows 10 Won't Hit 1 Billion Devices By Mid-2018
Thursday July 14, 2016 @07:44PM A Smaller Version of Raspberry Pi 3 Is Coming Soon
Thursday July 14, 2016 @04:13PM Google Hit By New Round Of Antitrust Charges In Europe
Thursday July 14, 2016 @02:36PM Windows Malware Poses As Ransomware, Just Deletes Victims' Files
Thursday July 14, 2016 @11:47AM In Privacy Victory, Microsoft Wins Appeal Over Foreign Data Warrant
Thursday July 14, 2016 @10:02AM Microsoft To Begin Reducing Your Free OneDrive Cloud Storage Starting Today
Thursday July 14, 2016 @01:39AM Microsoft: Only Microsoft Edge Will Play Netflix Content At 1080p On Your PC
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @04:23PM Google Gets Land For Its Futuristic Headquarters, Thanks To LinkedIn Deal
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @10:40AM Microsoft Finally Releases New Skype App For Linux
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @12:19AM Vulnerability Exploitable Via Printer Protocols Affects All Windows Versions
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @07:30PM Mozilla Will Ship Its First Rust Component In Firefox 48
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @06:10PM Vulnerability Exploitable via Printer Protocols Affects All Windows Versions
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @01:47PM Microsoft Announces Surface as a Service, Windows 10 Enterprise E3 for $7 Per User Per Month
Saturday July 09, 2016 @01:26AM Researchers Develop A Way To Stop Ransomware By Watching The Filesystem
Friday July 08, 2016 @07:13PM Ask Slashdot: Should You Upgrade To Windows 10 For Accessibility Features?
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:09PM The Great Tablet Gold Rush Is Over
Friday July 08, 2016 @12:22PM Free Upgrade To Windows 10 Mobile Will Continue Past July 29
Thursday July 07, 2016 @04:06PM UW, Microsoft Successfully Encoded 200MB of Data Onto Synthetic DNA Molecules
Thursday July 07, 2016 @10:05AM Microsoft's Nadella Reshapes Top Management as Turner Leaves
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:07PM Microsoft Targets The iMac With New All-In-One Surface PCs, Reports Say
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @12:32AM Skype Meetings Is Microsoft's New Free Video Conferencing Tool For Small Businesses
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @01:22PM Microsoft Xbox Project Scorpio Puts Out 6 TFLOPs On Par With Current Gaming PCs
Monday July 04, 2016 @10:41AM Tech Overtakes Finance Among Top Global Companies
Saturday July 02, 2016 @02:06PM Linux Grabs More Than 2% of Desktop Market Share
Friday July 01, 2016 @05:16PM Microsoft Will Be Largest Infrastructure As A Service Vendor By 2019, Says Morgan Stanley Survey
Friday July 01, 2016 @03:25PM Microsoft Prepares One Final, Full-Screen Get Windows 10 Nag
Friday July 01, 2016 @01:14AM Microsoft President Brad Smith: Computer Science Is Space Race of Today
Friday July 01, 2016 @12:33AM 'UpgradeSubscription.exe' File In Preview Build Hints At Windows 10 Subscriptions
Thursday June 30, 2016 @05:07PM Dell Stops Selling Android Tablets
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @01:47PM Microsoft Kills Windows 10's Messaging Everywhere Texts, To Bolster Skype
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @12:17PM Windows 10 Anniversary Update To Roll Out On August 2
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @12:16PM Satya Nadella Explores How Humans and AI Can Work Together To Solve Society's Greatest Challenges
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @11:14AM Microsoft Is Giving Students a Free Xbox One With Surface Pro 4 Purchases
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @05:04PM RIP Xbox Fitness: Users Will Soon Lose Access To Workout Videos They Bought
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @12:38PM Microsoft To Make Saying No To Windows 10 Update Easier
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @11:59AM How Sony, Microsoft, and Other Gadget Makers Violate Federal Warranty Law
Monday June 27, 2016 @01:07PM .NET Core 1.0 Released, Now Officially Supported By Red Hat
Monday June 27, 2016 @12:55PM Woman Wins $10,000 Lawsuit Against Microsoft Over Windows 10 Upgrades
Saturday June 25, 2016 @01:35AM Surface 3 Stocks Dwindling As Microsoft Plans System's Demise
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @09:57AM Microsoft Launches NFC Payments For Windows 10 Phones
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @01:54PM Microsoft: Nearly One In Three Azure Virtual Machines Now Are Running Linux
Monday June 20, 2016 @10:44AM Microsoft Says Edge Browser Is More Power-Efficient Than Chrome
Saturday June 18, 2016 @03:19PM Bill Gates' Donation of Thousands of Chickens Rejected by Bolivia
Saturday June 18, 2016 @12:07AM Microsoft Tests New Tool To Remove OEM Crapware
Thursday June 16, 2016 @07:07PM Microsoft Open-Sources 'Checked C,' A Safer C Version
Thursday June 16, 2016 @06:07PM Microsoft Open-Sources Checked C, a Safer Version of C
Thursday June 16, 2016 @03:58PM Microsoft is Working On Software For The Legal Marijuana Industry
Thursday June 16, 2016 @02:37PM BadTunnel Bug Hijacks Network Traffic, Affects All Windows Versions
Thursday June 16, 2016 @10:34AM Microsoft Boosts Its Chatbot Future By Acquiring Wand Labs
Thursday June 16, 2016 @12:55AM Samsung Buys US Cloud Services Firm Joyent
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @05:05PM BadTunnel Bug Hijacks Network Traffic, Affects All Windows Versions
Monday June 13, 2016 @11:18AM Microsoft Announces Xbox One S, Project Scorpio Gaming Consoles
Monday June 13, 2016 @09:07AM Microsoft Is Buying LinkedIn For $26.2 Billion
Sunday June 12, 2016 @12:56AM Google Announces Support of the Controversial TPP
Saturday June 11, 2016 @02:41PM Microsoft Mistakenly Sold Fallout 4 For Free On Xbox
Saturday June 11, 2016 @02:17AM How a Bad UI Decision From Microsoft Helped Macro Malware Make a Comeback
Friday June 10, 2016 @06:45PM How a Bad UI Decision from Microsoft Helped Macro Malware Make a Comeback
Friday June 10, 2016 @05:39PM Microsoft Analyzes Web Searches, Finds Clues For Early Cancer Detection
Friday June 10, 2016 @12:50PM Visual Studio 2015 C++ Compiler Secretly Inserts Telemetry Code Into Binaries
Friday June 10, 2016 @11:58AM Sony Confirms It's Making a 'High-End PlayStation 4' With 4K and Richer Graphics
Friday June 10, 2016 @02:10AM Microsoft Has Created Its Own FreeBSD
Thursday June 09, 2016 @08:41PM US Agency Lines Up Broad Support For ICANN Transition
Thursday June 09, 2016 @04:41PM Microsoft Makes Minecraft Education Edition Available To Schools
Thursday June 09, 2016 @04:24PM Parents Are Worried the Amazon Echo Is Conditioning Their Kids To Be Rude
Thursday June 09, 2016 @03:32AM Class action lawsuit against Microsoft for force upgrades to Windows 10
Thursday June 09, 2016 @12:32AM Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14361 Released
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @01:13PM Microsoft Isn't Adding a TV DVR Feature To Xbox One Anymore
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @02:29PM Drive-By Exploits Pushing Ransomware Now Able To Bypass Microsoft EMET
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @01:50PM Microsoft Could Turn Every PC Into an Xbox
Monday June 06, 2016 @03:15PM Xbox One Update Adds Cortana
Sunday June 05, 2016 @02:39AM Even In Remotest Africa, Windows 10 Nagware Ruins Your Day
Saturday June 04, 2016 @12:48PM EFF Petitioned To Investigate Windows 10 Upgrades
Saturday June 04, 2016 @11:18AM IBM Has Been Awarded An Average Of 24 Patents Per Day So Far In 2016
Saturday June 04, 2016 @10:29AM Microsoft Declines To Make a 64-Bit Visual Studio
Friday June 03, 2016 @07:40PM Microsoft Wants To Power Self-Driving Cars With Software, Not Build One
Friday June 03, 2016 @05:01PM Snapchat Secretly Acquires Seene, A Startup That Lets Mobile Users Make 3D Selfies
Friday June 03, 2016 @03:20PM Tech CEOs Declare This the Era of Artificial Intelligence
Friday June 03, 2016 @01:10AM Microsoft Removes the 'X' From Windows 10 Update Leaving No Way Out
Thursday June 02, 2016 @10:15PM Minecraft Tops 100 Million Sales
Thursday June 02, 2016 @01:20AM Bill Gates: AI Is The 'Holy Grail'
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @05:15PM Windows Zero-Day Affecting All OS Versions On Sale For $90,000
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @11:08AM Samsung: Don't install Windows 10
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @02:01AM Microsoft Sells 1,500 Patents To Xiaomi To Build 'Long-Term Partnership'
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @07:50PM Windows Zero-Day Affecting All OS Versions on Sale for $90,000
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @05:14PM Tech Giants Agree To Rid The Internet of Hate Speech
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @02:13PM Ask Slashdot: Would You Recommend Updating To Windows 10?
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @01:44PM Microsoft, Facebook, YouTube and Others Agree To Remove Hate Speech Across the EU
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @10:09AM Microsoft Warns of ZCryptor Ransomware With Self-Propagation Features
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @06:37AM Microsoft Will Stop Spamming Android Users With Office Ads In The Notification Tray
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @12:58AM Microsoft Removes 260-Character Path Length Limit In Windows 10 Redstone
Monday May 30, 2016 @05:45PM Microsoft Warns of ZCryptor Ransomware with Self-Propagation Features
Monday May 30, 2016 @12:21AM Massive Backlash Building Over Windows 10 Upgrades
Saturday May 28, 2016 @03:45PM Apple CEO Tim Cook: I'd Require All Children To Start Coding In 4th Grade
Saturday May 28, 2016 @12:34PM Finnish Government Criticizes Microsoft For Job Cuts, 'Broken Promises'
Friday May 27, 2016 @12:36PM Microsoft's Get Windows 10 App, KB 3035583, Reappears
Thursday May 26, 2016 @01:51PM Microsoft and Facebook Building Underwater Transatlantic 'MAREA' Data Cable
Thursday May 26, 2016 @12:37AM Microsoft Backtracks On 'Nasty Trick' Upgrade To Windows 10
Thursday May 26, 2016 @12:31AM Microsoft May Ban Your Favorite Password
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @04:54PM US Military Uses 8-Inch Floppy Disks To Coordinate Nuclear Force Operations
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @12:43PM Microsoft Is Laying Off 1,850 to Streamline Its Smartphone Business
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @12:41PM Smaller Xbox One Coming This Year, More Powerful Xbox One In 2017, Says Report
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @12:10AM Microsoft Awards Grants To Deliver Affordable Internet Access
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @01:39PM Windows 10 Upgrade Activates By Clicking Red X Close Button In Prompt Message
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @10:48AM Apple, Microsoft and Google Hold 23% Of All US Corporate Cash Outside the Finance Sector
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @12:39AM Windows Phone Market Share Sinks Below 1 Percent
Monday May 23, 2016 @06:46AM Avoiding BlackBerry's Fate: How Apple Could End Up In a Similar Position
Monday May 23, 2016 @12:33AM Microsoft Urged to Open Source Classic Visual Basic
Saturday May 21, 2016 @09:05AM Terrorists No Longer Welcome On OneDrive, Outlook, Xbox Live
Saturday May 21, 2016 @08:41AM Ask Slashdot: Can You Have A Smart Home That's Not 'In The Cloud'?
Saturday May 21, 2016 @12:55AM Microsoft Finds Legal Path To Launch Minecraft In China
Friday May 20, 2016 @07:09PM A Third Of Cash Is Held By 5 US Tech Companies
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @12:52PM Nokia Announces Return To Smartphone, Tablet Markets
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @12:37AM Microsoft Releases Big 'Convenience Rollup' Update For Windows 7
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @12:27AM Firefox Tops Microsoft Browser Market Share For First Time
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @12:09PM Microsoft Needs To Fix Skype
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @09:47AM Apple, Microsoft and Other US Tech Companies Undergoing 'Security Reviews' in China
Monday May 16, 2016 @06:31PM Microsoft To License Nokia Brand To Foxconn, Says Report
Monday May 16, 2016 @04:13PM One Million Dormant Xbox Live Gamertags Can Be Yours Starting Wednesday
Monday May 16, 2016 @11:26AM Microsoft Adding More Ads To Windows 10 Start Menu
Monday May 16, 2016 @01:26AM Microsoft Auto-Scheduling Windows 10 Updates
Sunday May 15, 2016 @12:17AM Amazon and Microsoft Directors Charged in Prostitution Sting
Saturday May 14, 2016 @09:50PM Microsoft Kills Its Game-Building Platform Spark
Friday May 13, 2016 @03:23PM Bing Bans 'Computer Support' Ads From Its Network
Thursday May 12, 2016 @05:06PM Opera Adds Power-Saving Mode, Offers 'Up To 50 Percent' Longer Battery Life
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @12:25PM Microsoft Removes Wi-Fi Sense Feature From Windows 10 Which Shared Your Wi-Fi Password
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @12:21AM Sales Of PCs, Laptops, Tablets Continue to Fall, Hit Lowest Point Since 2011
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @12:18AM Microsoft Unlocks Framerates For Smoother Gameplay On Windows 10
Monday May 09, 2016 @03:57PM FTC Orders Apple, Google, Microsoft, BlackBerry, Samsung To Divulge Mobile Security Practices
Monday May 09, 2016 @01:24PM Microsoft Hits $1 Trillion In Total Cumulative Revenue: Reports
Monday May 09, 2016 @12:10PM Creators Of Siri Demo Their Next AI Assistant Viv, It's Far More Open Platform
Monday May 09, 2016 @08:52AM Microsoft: Windows 10 Will Remain Free For People With Accessibility Needs
Sunday May 08, 2016 @04:26PM Microsoft Will Stop Supporting Windows Live Mail 2012
Saturday May 07, 2016 @10:18AM Amid Data Breach, Google, and Yahoo Claim 98% of Leaked Credentials Bogus
Saturday May 07, 2016 @12:27AM 'Recommended' Windows 7 Update Is Breaking PCs With ASUS Motherboards
Friday May 06, 2016 @08:24PM Microsoft Sees Over 10 Million Cyberattacks Per Day On Its Online Infrastructure
Friday May 06, 2016 @06:49PM Microsoft Sees Over 10 Million Cyberattacks per Day on Its Online Infrastructure
Friday May 06, 2016 @06:39PM Microsoft To End Nagging Windows 10 Upgrade Notifications In July
Friday May 06, 2016 @01:50AM Microsoft No Longer Allows Admins To Block Windows Store Access In Windows 10 Pro
Thursday May 05, 2016 @12:32PM Microsoft Overhauls SharePoint To Compete With Slack In The Mobile Era
Thursday May 05, 2016 @12:15PM Windows 10 Now Runs On 300M Active Devices; Upgrade To Cost $119 After July 29
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @12:50PM Windows 10 Updates Are Now Ruining Pro-Gaming Streams
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @11:01AM Millions of Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail Email Accounts Being Traded in Russian Underworld
Monday May 02, 2016 @12:42PM Chrome Overtakes Internet Explorer For Most Popular Desktop Browser
Monday May 02, 2016 @12:42PM 3 Years Ago, Microsoft Said Tech Should Fund K-12 CS Education. What Changed?
Monday May 02, 2016 @12:23AM Windows Desktop Market Share Drops Below 90%
Saturday April 30, 2016 @06:24PM Amazon Beats Microsoft In 'The Battle of Seattle'
Saturday April 30, 2016 @02:16AM Microsoft Flow -- An IFTTT Alternative -- Aims To Connect Your Online Apps
Friday April 29, 2016 @08:00PM Developer Installs Windows 95 On An Apple Watch
Thursday April 28, 2016 @07:12PM Microsoft Limits Cortana Search Box In Windows 10 To Bing and Edge Only
Thursday April 28, 2016 @03:06PM Microsoft's Windows 10 Upgrade Screen Interrupts Meteorologist's Live Forecast
Thursday April 28, 2016 @12:17PM Office 365 Flaw Allowed Anyone To Log In To Almost Any Business Account
Thursday April 28, 2016 @12:32AM Microsoft Buys Into DNA Data Storage
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @02:59PM Top Silicon Valley Execs and Others Urge Congress To Fund K-12 Computer Science Education
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @11:17AM Gmail For Android Gets Microsoft Exchange Support
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @11:05AM Over 7 Million Accounts for Minecraft Community Hacked
Sunday April 24, 2016 @04:47PM AIs vs Humans - Next Battle: Starcraft
Sunday April 24, 2016 @02:15AM Windows Phone Free-Fall May Force Microsoft To Push Harder On Windows 10
Friday April 22, 2016 @06:18PM Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Build 14328 With Windows Ink, New UI
Friday April 22, 2016 @01:11PM Core Windows Utility Can Be Used To Bypass Whitelisting
Friday April 22, 2016 @10:21AM Microsoft, Google Agree To Stop Complaining To Regulators About Each Other
Thursday April 21, 2016 @01:58PM Slashdot Asks: Is the Golden Era of Video-Game Console Sales Over?
Thursday April 21, 2016 @12:19PM Microsoft Translator App For Android Can Now Translate Text In a Photo
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @12:07PM Microsoft Stops Xbox 360 Production, Servers To Stay Online