Slashdot Items Tagged "software"

Date / Time Story
Monday December 11, 2017 @05:49PM Microsoft Releases Free Preview of Its Quantum Development Kit
Monday December 11, 2017 @05:04PM AI-Assisted Fake Porn Is Here and We're All Screwed
Monday December 11, 2017 @04:56PM Apple Buys Shazam To Boost Apple Music
Monday December 11, 2017 @12:59PM Google Releases Tool To Help iPhone Hackers
Sunday December 10, 2017 @04:57PM Top iOS Apps of 2017: Bitmoji Beats Snapchat, YouTube, and Facebook Messenger
Friday December 08, 2017 @05:20PM Apple Is Reportedly Buying Shazam For Nearly Half a Billion Dollars
Friday December 08, 2017 @05:00PM Zero-Day iOS HomeKit Vulnerability Allowed Remote Access To Smart Accessories Including Locks
Friday December 08, 2017 @03:57PM 'Process Doppelganging' Attack Bypasses Most Security Products, Works On All Windows Versions
Friday December 08, 2017 @03:49PM Elon Musk Says Tesla Is Building Dedicated Chips For Autopilot
Friday December 08, 2017 @03:35PM Chrome 63 Offers Even More Protection From Malicious Sites, Using Even More Memory
Friday December 08, 2017 @03:25PM Google Puts Android Accessibility Crackdown On Hold
Thursday December 07, 2017 @04:32PM Android 8.0 Oreo For Android Wear Released
Thursday December 07, 2017 @03:55PM Apple Has Ruined Its Podcasts App
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @04:06PM Google's DeepMind AI Becomes a Superhuman Chess Player In a Few Hours
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @12:30AM Google Wants Progressive Web Apps To Replace Chrome Apps
Monday December 04, 2017 @04:48PM PayPal Says 1.6 Million Customer Details Stolen In Breach At Canadian Subsidiary
Saturday December 02, 2017 @07:23PM 'App Truthers' Question the Accuracy of the Domino's Pizza Tracker
Friday December 01, 2017 @04:34PM Two Technologists Create Black Metal Album Using An AI
Friday December 01, 2017 @04:00PM Blockchains Are Poised To End the Password Era
Thursday November 30, 2017 @05:30PM System76 Will Disable Intel Management Engine On Its Linux Laptops
Thursday November 30, 2017 @05:15PM Australian Man Uses Snack Bags As Faraday Cage To Block Tracking By Employer
Thursday November 30, 2017 @04:32PM Google Bans Apps From Displaying Lock Screen Ads
Thursday November 30, 2017 @04:24PM CNN Visualizes Climate Change-Driven Arctic Melt With 360-Degree VR Video
Thursday November 30, 2017 @10:56AM Google Launches App That Can Help You Track and Conserve Mobile Data
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @08:19PM Amazon Will Let Alexa Developers Use Voice Recognition To Personalize Apps
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @08:03PM AI Goes Bilingual -- Without a Dictionary
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @07:08PM Three Quarters of Android Apps Track Users With Third Party Tools, Says Study
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @05:39PM A Supreme Court Case This Week Could Change US Digital Privacy Standards
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @04:48PM Tesla Owners Are Mining Bitcoins With Free Power From Charging Stations
Monday November 27, 2017 @09:03PM Microsoft Office Now Available On All Chromebooks
Monday November 27, 2017 @08:58PM Destiny 2 Misrepresented XP Gains To Its Players Until the Developers Got Caught
Monday November 27, 2017 @06:02PM The Pixel 2's Dormant 'Visual Core' Chip Gets Activated In Latest Android Developer Preview
Monday November 27, 2017 @04:24PM iPhone Users Complain About the Word 'It' Autocorrecting To 'I.T' On iOS 11 and Later
Monday November 27, 2017 @04:10PM Facebook Rolls Out AI To Detect Suicidal Posts Before They're Reported
Monday November 27, 2017 @04:04PM Pokemon Go Led To Increase In Traffic Deaths and Accidents, Says Study
Monday November 27, 2017 @03:50PM Plex's DVR Can Now Automatically Remove Commercials For You
Monday November 27, 2017 @01:40PM Two Major Cydia Hosts Shut Down as Jailbreaking Fades in Popularity
Friday November 24, 2017 @08:29PM Legislators Take Aim At Star Wars Battlefront II, EA Over 'Gambling In Games'
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @03:56PM Samsung's Galaxy S9 Will Appear At CES In January, Says Report
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @03:50PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Your Greatest Successes and Weaknesses With Wine (Software)?
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @03:18PM Apple Scientists Disclose Self-Driving Car Research
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @10:25AM Stop Using Excel, Finance Chiefs Tell Staffs
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @06:12PM Ask Slashdot: How Are So Many Security Vulnerabilities Possible?
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @05:55PM How a Wi-Fi Pineapple Can Steal Your Data (And How To Protect Yourself From It)
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @05:15PM Microsoft Confirms Surface Book 2 Can't Stay Charged During Gaming Sessions
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @04:21PM Sacramento Regional Transit Systems Hit By Hacker
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @04:09PM New Windows Search Interface Borrows Heavily From MacOS
Monday November 20, 2017 @05:35PM Over 400 of the World's Most Popular Websites Record Your Every Keystroke
Monday November 20, 2017 @04:17PM iMac Pro Will Have An A10 Fusion Coprocessor For 'Hey, Siri' Support and More Secure Booting, Says Report
Monday November 20, 2017 @04:10PM Google Is Working On Fuchsia OS Support For Apple's Swift Programming Language
Monday November 20, 2017 @03:46PM Uber Expands Driverless-Car Push With Deal For 24,000 Volvos
Monday November 20, 2017 @03:36PM An Ethereum Startup Just Vanished After People Invested $374K
Monday November 20, 2017 @12:59PM Deep Learning Is Eating Software
Friday November 17, 2017 @06:37PM 'Robots Are Not Taking Over,' Says Head of UN Body of Autonomous Weapons
Friday November 17, 2017 @04:19PM Microsoft and GitHub Team Up To Take Git Virtual File System To MacOS, Linux
Friday November 17, 2017 @03:07PM Windows 8 and Later Fail To Properly Apply ASLR
Friday November 17, 2017 @02:48PM Windows 8 and Later Fail to Properly Apply ASLR
Friday November 17, 2017 @01:10PM Proprietary Software is the Driver of Unprecedented Surveillance: Richard Stallman
Friday November 17, 2017 @10:04AM iOS 11 'Is Still Just Buggy as Hell'
Friday November 17, 2017 @04:09AM Tesla Unveils 500-Mile Range Semi Truck, 620-Mile Range Roadster 2.0
Thursday November 16, 2017 @08:05PM Stanford Trains AI To Diagnose Pneumonia Better Than a Radiologist In Just Two Months
Thursday November 16, 2017 @07:37PM Bluetooth Hack Affects 20 Million Amazon Echo, Google Home Devices
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @08:25PM Consumers Are Holding Off On Buying Smart-Home Gadgets Due To Security, Privacy Fears
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @04:45PM Slashdot Asks: Have You Switched To Firefox 57?
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @03:03PM Russia Posts Video Game Screenshot As 'Irrefutable Proof' of US Helping IS
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @05:23PM All 500 of the World's Top 500 Supercomputers Are Running Linux
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @04:48PM Apple Is Back To Being the World's Top Wearable Maker
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @04:20PM Pentagon To Make a Big Push Toward Open-Source Software Next Year
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @03:43PM Investigation Finds Security Flaws In 'Connected' Toys
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @11:32AM The Strange Art of Writing Release Notes
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @10:52AM Fedora 27 Released
Monday November 13, 2017 @06:38PM All Major Browsers Now Support WebAssembly
Monday November 13, 2017 @06:25PM Uber Drivers In Lagos Are Using a Fake GPS App To Inflate Rider Fares
Monday November 13, 2017 @06:19PM Ask Slashdot: Which Software/Devices Are Unusable Without Connecting to the Internet?
Monday November 13, 2017 @04:20PM Google To Kill a Bunch of Useful Android Apps That Rely On Accessibility Services
Friday November 10, 2017 @05:55PM Paradise Papers Expose Canadian Scalper's Multimillion-Dollar StubHub Scheme
Friday November 10, 2017 @05:43PM Sex Toy Company Admits To Recording Users' Remote Sex Sessions, Calls It a 'Minor Bug'
Friday November 10, 2017 @05:35PM Some iPhone X Displays Plagued By Mysterious 'Green Line of Death'
Friday November 10, 2017 @04:32PM Following Equifax Breach, CEO Doesn't Know If Data Is Encrypted
Thursday November 09, 2017 @05:57PM Ask Slashdot: What Should A Mac User Know Before Buying a Windows Laptop?
Thursday November 09, 2017 @04:21PM Google Working To Remove MINIX-Based ME From Intel Platforms
Thursday November 09, 2017 @03:54PM Self-Driving Shuttle Involved In Crash Two Hours After Debut
Thursday November 09, 2017 @09:51AM Windows 10's Version of AirDrop Lets You Quickly Share Files Between PCs
Thursday November 09, 2017 @09:50AM NASA: We're Not Building Flying Taxi Software For Uber
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @07:15PM Intel Recruits AMD RTG Exec Raja Koduri To Head New Visual Computing Group
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @03:21PM Chrome Update Kills Annoying Redirects and Trick-To-Click Popups
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @02:28PM Logitech To Shut Down 'Service and Support' For Harmony Link Devices In 2018
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @01:22AM iOS 11 Passes 50 Percent Adoption In Under 2 Months
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @06:33PM A Huge Redesign Is Coming To Snapchat
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @05:31PM Israeli Company Sues Apple Over Dual-Lens Cameras In iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8 Plus
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @02:44PM Apache OpenOffice: We're OK With Not Being Super Cool
Monday November 06, 2017 @08:17PM Toyota Is Uneasy About the Handoff Between Automated Systems and Drivers
Monday November 06, 2017 @06:15PM Microsoft Releases Standards For Highly Secure Windows 10 Devices
Monday November 06, 2017 @05:56PM iPhone X Has the 'Most Innovative and High Performance' Smartphone Display Ever Tested
Monday November 06, 2017 @04:52PM Apple Wins $120 Million From Samsung In Slide-To-Unlock Patent Battle
Saturday November 04, 2017 @06:02PM Fake WhatsApp App Downloaded 1 Million Times
Friday November 03, 2017 @06:34PM Audacity 2.2.0 Released
Friday November 03, 2017 @10:20AM Some Google Pixel 2 XL Units Shipped Without an Operating System
Thursday November 02, 2017 @05:04PM Eric Schmidt and Bob Work: Our AI 'Sputnik Moment' Is Now
Thursday November 02, 2017 @04:51PM Apple Crushes Expectations, Sees Record Holiday Quarter
Thursday November 02, 2017 @04:34PM Hilton Paid a $700K Fine For 2015 Breach; Under GDPR, It Would Be $420 Million
Thursday November 02, 2017 @03:00PM The Fourth US Navy Collision of the Year Was Ultimately Caused By UI Confusion
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @10:50AM Android Oreo Bug Sends Thousands of Phones Into Infinite Boot Loops
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @06:08PM NVIDIA-Powered Neural Network Produces Freakishly Natural Fake Human Photos
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @05:05PM MIT Researchers Trained AI To Write Horror Stories Based On 140,000 Reddit Posts
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @03:18PM Apple Uses Machine Learning To Chronicle All the Bra Pics On Your iPhone
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @03:10PM New VibWrite System Uses Finger Vibrations To Authenticate Users
Monday October 30, 2017 @06:56PM Algorithm Can Identify Suicidal People Using Brain Scans
Monday October 30, 2017 @04:20PM BlackBerry CEO Promises To Try To Break Customers' Encryption If the US Government Asks Him To
Monday October 30, 2017 @03:10PM Indiana Is Purging Voters Using Software That's 99 Percent Inaccurate, Lawsuit Alleges
Friday October 27, 2017 @07:23PM Samsung Made a Bitcoin Mining Rig Out of 40 Old Galaxy S5s
Friday October 27, 2017 @03:53PM Everything New In the Android 8.1 Oreo Developer Preview
Friday October 27, 2017 @03:41PM Time To Move on from DevOps and Continuous Delivery, Says Google Advocate
Thursday October 26, 2017 @07:44PM Google Addresses Pixel 2 XL Display Issues, Pixel 2 Clicking Sounds With Software Updates
Thursday October 26, 2017 @05:22PM Microsoft Is Working On a Foldable Device With a Focus On Pen and Digital Ink
Thursday October 26, 2017 @04:54PM Critical Flaws In Maritime Communications System Could Endanger Entire Ships
Thursday October 26, 2017 @03:55PM Walmart Tests Shelf-Scanning Robots In Over 50 Stores
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @10:25PM Linux Mint Is Killing the KDE Edition
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @07:02PM Roku Wants To Start Streaming To Third-Party Devices
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @06:34PM Google's Sentiment Analyzer Thinks Being Gay Is Bad
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @03:36PM Ask Slashdot: Where Do Old Programmers Go?
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @03:30PM Oracle Engineer Talks of ZFS File System Possibly Still Being Upstreamed On Linux
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @04:00PM Sony Reportedly Announcing New Robot Dog Next Month
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @03:56PM Legal Hack Back Lets You Go After Attackers In Your Network
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @01:44AM Tech Giants Are Paying Huge Salaries For Scarce AI Talent
Monday October 23, 2017 @05:09PM Why Xbox One Backward Compatibility Took So Long
Friday October 20, 2017 @04:00PM Software Developer Creates Personal Cryptocurrency
Friday October 20, 2017 @03:35PM Tim Cook Confirms the Mac Mini Isn't Dead
Thursday October 19, 2017 @06:11PM Could VR Field Trips Replace the Real Thing?
Thursday October 19, 2017 @04:05PM Denuvo's DRM Now Being Cracked Within Hours of Release
Thursday October 19, 2017 @03:53PM How Google's Pixel 2 'Now Playing' Song Identification Works
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @02:53PM DeepMind's Go-Playing AI Doesn't Need Human Help To Beat Us Anymore
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @05:59PM EA Shuts Down Visceral Games, Shifting Development On Its Star Wars Game
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @04:29PM Android Oreo Helps Google's Pixel 2 Smartphones Outperform Other Android Flagships
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @04:12PM Google Maps Ditches Walking Calorie Counter After Backlash
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @03:51PM Netflix, Amazon, Movie Studios Sue Over TickBox Streaming Device
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @01:48PM Companies Overlook Risks in Open Source Software, Survey Finds
Monday October 16, 2017 @08:13PM Essential Is Getting Sued For Allegedly Stealing Wireless Connector Technology
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:56PM Google Photos Now Recognizes Your Pets
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:36PM Every Patch For 'KRACK' Wi-Fi Vulnerability Available Right Now
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:19PM Microsoft's Fall Update With Redesigned Xbox Dashboard Is Now Available To All
Monday October 16, 2017 @03:56PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Hard Truths IT Must Learn To Accept?
Monday October 16, 2017 @03:38PM Apple To Appeal Five-Year-Long Patent Battle After $439.7 Million Loss
Monday October 16, 2017 @03:21PM Kaspersky Lab Finds Flash Vulnerability Through Microsoft Word
Saturday October 14, 2017 @11:52AM Over 500 Million PCs Are Secretly Mining Cryptocurrency, Researchers Reveal
Saturday October 14, 2017 @10:49AM How Open Source Software Helps The Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Friday October 13, 2017 @06:01PM Russia Reportedly Used Pokemon Go In an Effort To Inflame Racial Tensions
Friday October 13, 2017 @05:01PM Latest iOS Update Shows Apple Can Use Software To Break Phones Repaired By Independent Shops
Friday October 13, 2017 @04:23PM Samsung Electronics CEO Resigns Over 'Unprecedented Crisis'
Friday October 13, 2017 @04:13PM Apple To Ditch Touch ID Altogether For All of Next Year's iPhones
Friday October 13, 2017 @03:42PM Dutch Privacy Regulator Says Windows 10 Breaks the Law
Thursday October 12, 2017 @04:48PM Google Is Really Good At Design
Thursday October 12, 2017 @03:22PM Alphabet's Waymo Demanded $1 Billion In Settlement Talks With Uber
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @03:43PM Is the Chromebook the New Android Tablet?
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @03:22PM PornHub Uses Computer Vision To ID Actors, Acts In Its Videos
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @05:07PM OxygenOS Telemetry Lets OnePlus Tie Phones To Individual Users
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @04:57PM Symantec CEO: Source Code Reviews Pose Unacceptable Risk
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @03:34PM KDE Plasma 5.11 Released
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @03:31PM How Does Microsoft Avoid Being the Next IBM?
Monday October 09, 2017 @04:56PM Alphabet's Waymo and Intel Are Launching Public Campaigns To Build Trust In Self-Driving Cars
Monday October 09, 2017 @03:29PM OpenBSD 6.2 Released
Monday October 09, 2017 @08:59AM Microsoft Exec Says Windows 10 Mobile is No Longer a 'Focus'
Friday October 06, 2017 @06:10PM Apple Doesn't Deliberately Slow Down Older Devices According To Benchmark Analysis
Friday October 06, 2017 @05:28PM Browsers Will Store Credit Card Details Similar to How They Save Passwords
Thursday October 05, 2017 @03:41PM Uber's iOS App Had Secret Permissions That Allowed It to Copy Your Phone Screen, Researchers Say
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @06:36PM The Google Clips Camera Puts AI Behind the Lens
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @06:28PM Mozilla To End All Firefox Support For XP, Vista In June 2018
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @05:23PM Mattel's New Baby Monitor Uses AI To Soothe Babies and Lawmakers Aren't Happy About It
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @10:13AM Ask Slashdot: Share Your Security Review Tales
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @06:25PM According To Star Trek: Discovery, Starfleet Still Runs Microsoft Windows
Monday October 02, 2017 @09:04AM Code is Too Hard To Think About
Saturday September 30, 2017 @11:11AM Microsoft Explains Why Edge Has So Few Extensions
Friday September 29, 2017 @11:53PM Microsoft Releases 'Next Generation' Preview of Skype For Linux
Thursday September 28, 2017 @03:38PM Apple Recommends Children Under 13, Twins and Siblings Do Not Use Face ID On iPhone X
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @09:45PM Internet Explorer Bug Leaks Whatever You Type In the Address Bar
Monday September 25, 2017 @04:40PM Is Project Management Killing Good Products, Teams and Software?
Monday September 25, 2017 @03:49PM Tesla Model 3 Owners Share More Info On Model
Monday September 25, 2017 @11:32AM iOS 11 Is Causing Massive Battery Drain Problems
Saturday September 23, 2017 @07:08AM Info on CCleaner Infections Lost Due To Malware Server Running Out of Disk Space
Friday September 22, 2017 @08:20PM Apple's Swift 4.0 Includes A Compatibility Mode For 'The Majority' Of Swift 3.x Code
Friday September 22, 2017 @04:31PM Adobe Security Team Accidentally Posts Private PGP Key On Blog
Thursday September 21, 2017 @04:26PM A New Zealand Company Built An AI Baby That Plays the Piano
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:39PM Ford Is Using Microsoft's HoloLens To Design Cars In Augmented Reality
Thursday September 21, 2017 @02:53PM Firefox For iOS Gets Tracking Protection, Firefox Focus For Android Gets Tabs
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @06:03PM Bill Gates Says He's Sorry About Control-Alt-Delete
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @03:11PM Amazon Is Reportedly Working On Alexa-Enabled Smart Glasses
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @03:01PM iOS 11 Released
Monday September 18, 2017 @08:37PM AI Just Made Guessing Your Password a Whole Lot Easier
Monday September 18, 2017 @06:00PM Equifax Suffered a Hack Almost Five Months Earlier Than the Date It Disclosed
Monday September 18, 2017 @04:51PM Ethereum Will Match Visa In Scale In a 'Couple of Years,' Says Founder
Monday September 18, 2017 @04:09PM Navy Plans To Use Xbox 360 Controllers For New Periscope Systems Aboard Its Submarines
Monday September 18, 2017 @03:07PM Samsung Finally Lets You Disable the Bixby Button Without a Third-Party App
Saturday September 16, 2017 @04:41PM Ask Slashdot: What's the Best Business Model for An Open Source Developer?
Friday September 15, 2017 @09:00PM More Millennials Would Give Up Voting Than Texting
Thursday September 14, 2017 @03:39PM KDE Plasma 5.11 Beta Released
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @07:54PM GNOME 3.26 Released
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @02:29PM Windows 10 Will Soon Give Users More Control Over App Permissions
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @04:00PM Apple Is Releasing macOS High Sierra On September 25
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @03:39PM 'Operational Limitations' In Tesla Model S Played a 'Major Role' In Autopilot Crash, Says NTSB
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @03:30PM BlueBorne Vulnerabilities Impact Over 5 Billion Bluetooth-Enabled Devices