Slashdot Items Tagged "software"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday June 19, 2018 @01:44AM Kickstarter Bets On 'Wired' Arduino-Compatible IoT Platform
Monday June 18, 2018 @08:52PM Senate Votes To Reinstate ZTE Ban That's Nearly Shut Down the Company
Monday June 18, 2018 @08:08PM iOS 12 Will Automatically Share Your iPhone Location With 911 Centers
Monday June 18, 2018 @08:00PM The Supreme Court Will Decide If Apple's App Store Is a Monopoly
Monday June 18, 2018 @04:20PM Google Maps Removes Uber Integration
Monday June 18, 2018 @04:16PM The 'World's Worst' Smart Padlock Is Even Worse Than Previously Thought
Sunday June 17, 2018 @10:41PM Gaming Companies Remove Analytics App After Massive User Outcry
Sunday June 17, 2018 @03:42PM New Commercial Amiga 500 Game Released
Sunday June 17, 2018 @02:51AM Popular Mac Developer Slams Apple For 'Sad State of Macintosh Hardware'
Sunday June 17, 2018 @02:41AM Gmail Proves That Some People Hate Smart Suggestions
Sunday June 17, 2018 @02:17AM Venmo Is Going All In On Mobile Payments
Sunday June 17, 2018 @12:51AM Machine Figures Out Rubik's Cube Without Human Assistance
Friday June 15, 2018 @03:12PM 17 Backdoored Images Downloaded 5 Million Times Removed From Docker Hub
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @03:58PM Uber Seeks Patent For AI That Determines Whether Passengers Are Drunk
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @03:34PM MIT's AI Uses Radio Signals To See People Through Walls
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @02:18PM Spanish Soccer League App In Google Play Wants To Use Phone Mics To Enforce Copyrights
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @01:17PM Microsoft To Give Office 365, Office.com Apps a Makeover
Tuesday June 12, 2018 @06:46PM Apple Tries To Stop Developers Sharing Data On Users' Friends
Tuesday June 12, 2018 @04:59PM Google Brings Offline Neural Machine Translations For 59 Languages To Its Translate App
Tuesday June 12, 2018 @04:06PM KDE Plasma 5.13 Released
Tuesday June 12, 2018 @02:20PM Google Disables Inline Installation For Chrome Extensions
Monday June 11, 2018 @06:20PM Tesla's Autopilot To Get 'Full Self-Driving Feature' In August
Monday June 11, 2018 @05:02PM Apple's App Store Officially Bans Cryptocurrency Mining
Friday June 08, 2018 @04:13PM Ubisoft CEO: Cloud Gaming Will Replace Consoles After the Next Generation
Friday June 08, 2018 @11:54AM Cisco Removes Backdoor Account, Fourth Incident in the Last Four Months
Friday June 08, 2018 @10:40AM Oath is Killing Off Yahoo Messenger on July 17
Thursday June 07, 2018 @11:36PM Should Apple Let Competitors Use FaceTime?
Thursday June 07, 2018 @05:18PM Can An 'OS For Electricity' Double the Efficiency of the Grid?
Thursday June 07, 2018 @04:20PM Google Promises Its AI Will Not Be Used For Weapons
Thursday June 07, 2018 @02:04AM Google Launches Android P Beta 2 With Final APIs
Tuesday June 05, 2018 @05:44PM tvOS 12 Brings Dolby Atmos Support, Zero Sign-In, and TV App Improvements
Tuesday June 05, 2018 @05:36PM Google's Lens AI Camera Is Now a Standalone App
Tuesday June 05, 2018 @04:46PM Zip Slip Vulnerability Affects Thousands of Projects
Tuesday June 05, 2018 @03:39PM Flight-Sim Maker Threatens Legal Action Over Reddit Posts Discussing DRM
Tuesday June 05, 2018 @03:19PM PC Software Piracy Decreases Worldwide, But Remains Rampant
Monday June 04, 2018 @08:44PM Apple Jams Facebook's Web-Tracking Tools
Monday June 04, 2018 @05:31PM Apple CarPlay Will Now Support Third-Party Navigation and Mapping Apps
Monday June 04, 2018 @05:18PM watchOS 5 Brings Automatic Workout Detection, Walkie-Talkie Mode, Podcast App To Apple Watch
Monday June 04, 2018 @03:57PM Apple Brings iOS Apps Into Mac, But Won't Merge Platforms
Monday June 04, 2018 @11:04AM Car Makers Used Software To Raise Spare Parts Prices
Monday June 04, 2018 @09:46AM Microsoft Is Said to Have Agreed to Acquire Coding Site GitHub
Sunday June 03, 2018 @08:48PM Programmer Creates Bee Counter Using a Raspberry Pi
Sunday June 03, 2018 @07:55PM American Tech Giants Are Making Life Tough For Startups
Sunday June 03, 2018 @04:29PM Dolby Looking To Monopolize Consumer Audio By Restricting Its Codec
Sunday June 03, 2018 @03:26PM Uber Facing Ban In Turkey After Erdogan Backs Taxis
Sunday June 03, 2018 @03:19PM Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant Are Coming To Xbox One
Sunday June 03, 2018 @02:20AM Meet Norman, the Psychopathic AI
Sunday June 03, 2018 @01:41AM Snapchat's CEO On Facebook's Long History of Copying His Company's Products
Friday June 01, 2018 @05:14PM Apple Is Reportedly Eyeing the Ad Business
Friday June 01, 2018 @04:02PM Emacs 26.1 Released With New Features
Friday June 01, 2018 @01:24AM Leaked Emails Show Google Expected Military Drone AI Work To Grow Exponentially
Thursday May 31, 2018 @09:26PM DeepMind Used YouTube Videos To Train Game-Beating Atari Bot
Thursday May 31, 2018 @04:59PM Google's In-House Incubator Made a Waze-Like App For the New York City Subway
Thursday May 31, 2018 @02:15PM Samsung Won't Be Forced To Update Old Smartphones
Thursday May 31, 2018 @01:36AM Google Promises Ethical Principles To Guide Development of Military AI
Wednesday May 30, 2018 @08:50PM Face Recognition Is Now Being Used In Schools
Wednesday May 30, 2018 @07:02PM AI Better Than Dermatologists At Detecting Skin Cancer, Study Finds
Wednesday May 30, 2018 @06:47PM Hacker Gets Super NES Games Running On Unmodified NES
Wednesday May 30, 2018 @05:09PM Windows 10 Pro Is a Dead End For the Enterprise, Gartner Says
Tuesday May 29, 2018 @11:49PM Sonic and Ultrasonic Attacks Damage Hard Drives and Crash OSes
Tuesday May 29, 2018 @11:33PM Game Livestreaming Explodes, But Women Are Less Likely To Be Paid Than Men
Tuesday May 29, 2018 @06:10PM HoloLens Can Act As Eyes For Blind Users and Guide Them With Audio Prompts, New Research Shows
Tuesday May 29, 2018 @05:43PM Russia Demands Apple Remove Telegram From Russian App Store
Friday May 25, 2018 @07:39PM How Canada Ended Up As An AI Superpower
Friday May 25, 2018 @06:54PM Eric Schmidt Says Elon Musk Is 'Exactly Wrong' About AI
Friday May 25, 2018 @06:17PM FBI Tells Router Users To Reboot Now To Kill Malware Infecting 500,000 Devices
Friday May 25, 2018 @04:45PM Apple Will Report Government Requests To Remove Apps From the App Store
Friday May 25, 2018 @04:34PM A Middle-Aged Writer's Quest To Start Learning To Code For the First Time
Friday May 25, 2018 @03:18AM Apple Blocks Steam's Plan To Extend Its Video Games To iPhones
Thursday May 24, 2018 @08:06PM Facebook Accused of Conducting Mass Surveillance Through Its Apps
Thursday May 24, 2018 @04:13PM Some Low-Cost Android Phones Shipped With Malware Built In
Thursday May 24, 2018 @11:02AM Pornhub Launches VPNhub, Its Own Virtual Private Network App
Wednesday May 23, 2018 @01:36AM Microsoft Also Has An AI Bot That Makes Phone Calls To Humans
Tuesday May 22, 2018 @09:14PM FBI Repeatedly Overstated Encryption Threat Figures To Congress, Public
Tuesday May 22, 2018 @05:44PM Razer Slims Down Blade, Debuts MacOS-Compatible eGPU Enclosure
Tuesday May 22, 2018 @01:27PM The Percentage of Open Source Code in Proprietary Apps is Rising
Monday May 21, 2018 @05:40PM Google and Microsoft Disclose New CPU Flaw, and the Fix Can Slow Machines Down
Sunday May 20, 2018 @04:21PM New Toronto Declaration Calls On Algorithms To Respect Human Rights
Sunday May 20, 2018 @03:16PM 'TeenSafe' Phone Monitoring App Leaked Thousands of User Passwords
Saturday May 19, 2018 @11:29PM Tesla Releases Some of Its Software To Comply With Open-Source Licenses
Saturday May 19, 2018 @07:48PM Popular 'Gboard' Keyboard App Has Had a Broken Spell Checker For Months
Friday May 18, 2018 @08:15PM In Virtual Reality, How Much Body Do You Need?
Friday May 18, 2018 @07:55PM New Spectre Attack Can Reveal Firmware Secrets
Friday May 18, 2018 @07:32PM RedDawn Android Malware Is Harvesting Personal Data of North Korean Defectors
Friday May 18, 2018 @07:06PM Google's Duplex AI Robot Will Warn That Calls Are Recorded
Friday May 18, 2018 @01:35PM Ask Slashdot: What's the Most Sophisticated Piece of Software Ever Written?
Thursday May 17, 2018 @06:32PM With Steam Link App, Your Smartphone Can Be An Imperfect Gaming Monitor
Thursday May 17, 2018 @06:05PM Microsoft Announces Xbox Adaptive Controller For Players With Disabilities
Thursday May 17, 2018 @05:11PM Cell Phone Tracking Firm Exposed Millions of Americans' Real-time Locations
Thursday May 17, 2018 @03:41AM YouTube Unveils New Streaming Service 'YouTube Music,' Rebrands YouTube Red
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @04:47PM Cops Will Soon ID You Via Your Roof Rack
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @04:25PM Google Chrome No Longer Breaks Web Games, But the Fix Won't Last
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @02:43PM Rollout of Windows 10 April Update Halted For Devices With Intel and Toshiba SSDs
Tuesday May 15, 2018 @04:55PM YouTube Might Finally Get An Incognito Mode
Monday May 14, 2018 @08:39PM Facebook Faulted By Judge For 'Troubling Theme' In Privacy Case
Monday May 14, 2018 @08:25PM Lenovo Teases a True All-Screen Smartphone With No Notch
Monday May 14, 2018 @06:46PM Slashdot Asks: Which Is Your Favorite Email Client?
Monday May 14, 2018 @04:29PM AMD Integrates Ryzen PRO and Radeon Vega Graphics In Next-Gen APUs
Saturday May 12, 2018 @05:40PM Malware Found In the Ubuntu Snap Store
Saturday May 12, 2018 @05:34PM AI Systems Should Debate Each Other To Prove Themselves, Says OpenAI
Saturday May 12, 2018 @02:43PM One Year After WannaCry, EternalBlue Exploit Is Bigger Than Ever
Friday May 11, 2018 @10:58PM Carnegie Mellon Launches Undergraduate Degree In AI
Friday May 11, 2018 @09:46PM Microsoft To Replace Surface Pro 4 Tablets Affected By Screen Flickering
Friday May 11, 2018 @06:26PM Microsoft Turned Customers Against the Skype Brand
Friday May 11, 2018 @02:57PM 'Father of GPS' Receives the IEEE Medal of Honor
Friday May 11, 2018 @02:45PM AI Trained To Navigate Develops Brain-Like Location Tracking
Thursday May 10, 2018 @08:09PM Should Calls From Google's 'Duplex' System Include Initial Warning Announcements?
Wednesday May 09, 2018 @06:08PM Apple Cracking Down On Apps That Send Location Data To Third Parties
Wednesday May 09, 2018 @04:35PM Google Announces 8x Faster TPU 3.0 For AI, Machine Learning
Wednesday May 09, 2018 @04:15PM In Blocking Autoplay Videos, Chrome Is Breaking Many Web-Based Games
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @06:06PM A Smart Doorbell Company Is Working With Cops To Report 'Suspicious' People, Activities
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @05:49PM Windows Notepad Finally Supports Unix, Mac OS Line Endings
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @05:06PM You Can Now Run Linux Apps On Chrome OS
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @04:57PM Google Assistant Will Call Businesses For You Via 'Duplex'
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @04:41PM Google Maps Is Getting AR Directions, Recommendation Features
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @04:23PM Gmail's 'Smart Compose' Feature Will Write Emails For You
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @03:50PM Google Details New Android P Features, Including iPhone X-Like Gesture Controls
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @03:35PM iOS 11.4 Disables Lightning Connector After 7 Days, Limiting Law Enforcement Access
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @01:12PM Ubuntu Considering an HTML5-Based OS Installer
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @01:17AM Nintendo Switch Online Service Will Launch With 20 NES Games, Cloud Saves, More
Monday May 07, 2018 @07:17PM Apple's iMac Turns 20 Years Old
Monday May 07, 2018 @07:00PM Edge Computing: Explained
Monday May 07, 2018 @05:45PM MIT Invented a Tool That Allows Driverless Cars To Navigate Rural Roads Without a Map
Monday May 07, 2018 @04:54PM Microsoft Is Moving Kinect to the Cloud
Monday May 07, 2018 @04:47PM UK Police Say 92 Percent False Positive Facial Recognition Is No Big Deal
Monday May 07, 2018 @02:34PM Uber Vehicle Saw But Ignored Woman It Struck, Report Says
Monday May 07, 2018 @12:22PM Google Says Android Things is Finally Ready For Smart Devices
Sunday May 06, 2018 @02:29PM Ticketmaster Hopes To Speed Up Event Access By Scanning Your Face
Saturday May 05, 2018 @05:19PM Devices Supporting Google Assistant Have More Than Tripled In Last Four Months
Saturday May 05, 2018 @05:07PM Chinese Government Is Behind a Decade of Hacks On Software Companies, Says Report
Friday May 04, 2018 @09:30PM Nvidia Shuts Down Its GeForce Partner Program, Citing Misinformation
Friday May 04, 2018 @06:45PM Sorry Elon Musk, There's No Clear Evidence Autopilot Saves Lives
Friday May 04, 2018 @05:40PM Gmail's 'Self-Destruct' Feature Will Probably Be Used To Illegally Destroy Government Records
Friday May 04, 2018 @04:56PM Abbott Addresses Life-Threatening Flaw In a Half-Million Pacemakers
Friday May 04, 2018 @02:15AM Windows 10 Is Finally Getting An Improved Screenshot Tool
Thursday May 03, 2018 @09:08PM China's Bungled Drone Display Breaks World Record
Thursday May 03, 2018 @06:45PM Google Says Chrome Blocks 'About Half' of Unwanted Autoplays
Thursday May 03, 2018 @05:06PM Google Releases Open Source Framework For Building 'Enclaved' Apps For Cloud
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @11:22PM Ask Slashdot: Any Idiosyncrasies of the New Windows 10 April 2018 Update?
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @06:48PM Hacktivists, Tech Giants Protest Georgia's 'Hack-Back' Bill
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @06:24PM Facebook's Open-Source Go Bot Can Now Beat Professional Players
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @05:42PM The Longest Straight Path You Could Travel On Water Without Hitting Land
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @05:25PM Google Is Building a Secret Social-Gaming Startup Called Arcade
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @05:14PM Ask Slashdot: What Should I Study?
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @04:12PM Mobile Gaming Cements Its Dominance, Takes Majority of Worldwide Sales
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @04:04PM North Korean Antivirus Software Uses Decade Old Pirated Scan Engine
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @02:30AM Facebook Brags That Messenger Has 300,000 Business Bots
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @02:13AM GitHub Accidentally Exposes Some Plaintext Passwords In Its Internal Logs
Monday April 30, 2018 @07:19PM The Smithsonian's New Tour Guide Is a Robot
Monday April 30, 2018 @06:33PM AI Is Being Used To Predict Gambling Behavior
Friday April 27, 2018 @10:33PM You Could Be Flirting On Dating Apps With Paid Impersonators
Friday April 27, 2018 @04:51PM Google Assistant Is Smarter Than Alexa, Study Finds
Friday April 27, 2018 @03:24PM Bookmark Syncing Service Xmarks Closes For Good On May 1
Thursday April 26, 2018 @07:52PM Parents Can Now Limit YouTube Kids To Human-Reviewed Channels and Recommendations
Thursday April 26, 2018 @05:35PM iTunes Now Available From the Microsoft Store For Windows 10
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @09:27PM Belgium Declares Video Game Loot Boxes Gambling and Therefore Illegal
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @09:04PM iOS 11.3.1 Fixes Bug Where Third-Party Screen Repairs Made iPhone 8 Touchscreens Stop Working
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @05:42PM Slashdot Asks: How Do You Like the New Gmail UI?
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @05:00PM Medicare To Require Hospitals To Post Prices Online
Tuesday April 24, 2018 @10:49PM Instagram Launches 'Data Download' Tool To Let You Leave
Tuesday April 24, 2018 @06:13PM Xbox One April Update Rolling Out With Low-Latency Mode, FreeSync, and 1440p Support; 120Hz Support Coming In May Update
Monday April 23, 2018 @07:00PM YouTube Says Computers Helped It Pull Down Millions of Objectionable Videos Last Quarter
Monday April 23, 2018 @06:20PM Microsoft Readies Windows 10 April Update With New Features and Enhancements
Monday April 23, 2018 @06:12PM The 'Unpatchable' Exploit That Makes Every Current Nintendo Switch Hackable
Monday April 23, 2018 @05:25PM Surface Phone Speculation Spurred By New Phone APIs In Windows
Monday April 23, 2018 @05:00PM Mosaic, the First HTML Browser That Could Display Images Alongside Text, Turns 25
Monday April 23, 2018 @04:28PM Algorithm Automatically Spots 'Face Swaps' In Videos
Sunday April 22, 2018 @02:52PM Are Widescreen Laptops Dumb?
Sunday April 22, 2018 @02:33AM Google's AR Microscope Quickly Highlights Cancer Cells
Sunday April 22, 2018 @02:22AM Dutch Study Finds Some Video Game Loot Boxes Broke the Law
Sunday April 22, 2018 @02:05AM Apple Open Sources FoundationDB
Sunday April 22, 2018 @12:58AM Your Next Job Interview Could Be With a Racist Bot
Friday April 20, 2018 @09:56PM AMD Wants To Hear From GPU Resellers and Partners Bullied By Nvidia
Friday April 20, 2018 @08:39PM New iPhone SE Could Launch In May With Touch ID and A10 Fusion, Without 3.5mm Headphone Jack
Friday April 20, 2018 @07:58PM AI Will Wipe Out Half the Banking Jobs In a Decade, Experts Say
Friday April 20, 2018 @05:31PM Engineers Are Leaving America For Canada
Friday April 20, 2018 @04:35PM Facebook Starts Its Facial Recognition Push To Europeans
Thursday April 19, 2018 @11:42PM Google Is 'Pausing' Work On Allo In Favor 'Chat,' An RCS-Based Messaging Standard
Thursday April 19, 2018 @11:10PM ZTE Exports Ban May Mean No Google Apps, a Death Sentence For Its Smartphones
Thursday April 19, 2018 @06:12PM LA Councilman Asks City Attorney To 'Review Possible Legal Action' Against Waze
Thursday April 19, 2018 @04:27PM New Alexa Blueprints Let Users Make Custom Skills Without Knowing Any Code
Thursday April 19, 2018 @03:03PM FDA Wants Medical Devices To Have Mandatory Built-In Update Mechanisms
Thursday April 19, 2018 @12:27AM Scientists Create Robots That Can Assemble IKEA Furniture For You
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @08:01PM German ICO Savedroid Pulls Exit Scam After Raising $50 Million
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @04:58PM Facebook To Design Its Own Processors For Hardware Devices, AI Software, and Servers
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @04:45PM Autonomous Boats Will Be On the Market Sooner Than Self-Driving Cars
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @12:10AM Chrome 66 Arrives With Autoplaying Content Blocked By Default
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @04:46PM Selling Full Autonomy Before It's Ready Could Backfire For Tesla
Monday April 16, 2018 @07:44PM Microsoft Built Its Own Custom Linux Kernel For Its New IoT Service
Monday April 16, 2018 @04:59PM ReactOS 0.4.8 Released
Sunday April 15, 2018 @08:11AM Microsoft Windows 10 Gains Linux/WSL Console Copy and Paste Functionality
Friday April 13, 2018 @07:32PM YouTube Is Littered With Mass-Produced Videos Made By Automated Bots
Friday April 13, 2018 @05:15PM Google Works Out a Fascinating, Slightly Scary Way For AI To Isolate Voices In a Crowd
Friday April 13, 2018 @04:55PM Google Appears To Be Testing iPhone X-Style Gesture Navigation In Android P
Friday April 13, 2018 @11:57AM Telegram is Riddled With Tens of Thousands of Piracy Channels; Apple and Google Have Ignored Requests From Creators To Take Action
Thursday April 12, 2018 @04:50PM Firefox 11.0 For iOS Arrives With Tracking Protection On By Default
Thursday April 12, 2018 @10:05AM Apple Starts Alerting Users That It Will End 32-Bit App Support On the Mac
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @07:59PM FDA Approves AI-Powered Software To Detect Diabetic Retinopathy
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @07:47PM New Navigation App 'Live Roads' Promises 1.5m-Accuracy With Standard Cellphone Hardware
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @07:18PM Google's Phone App Is Getting the Power To Send Spam Calls Straight To Voicemail