Slashdot Items Tagged "windows"

Date / Time Story
Monday December 05, 2016 @05:41PM Windows 10 'Home Hub' Is Microsoft's Response To Amazon Echo and Google Home
Monday December 05, 2016 @04:53PM Google Preparing 'Invisible ReCAPTCHA' System For No User Interaction
Monday December 05, 2016 @12:34AM How Microsoft Lost In Court Over Windows 10 Upgrades
Sunday December 04, 2016 @07:06PM Does Windows 10's Data Collection Trade Privacy For Microsoft's Security?
Thursday December 01, 2016 @01:38PM Microsoft Says Summer's Windows 10 Upgrade Fit For Business
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @03:57PM No Man's Sky's Steam Page Didn't Mislead Gamers, Rules UK Ad Watchdog
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @03:21PM Wielding Their Windows Phones, Microsoft Shareholders Grill CEO Satya Nadella On Device Strategy
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @12:56PM PC Market Shows Signs of Recovery
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @12:54PM Holding Shift + F10 During Windows 10 Updates Opens Root CLI, Bypasses BitLocker
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @12:13AM Holding Shift + F10 During Windows 10 Updates Opens Root CLI, Bypasses BitLocker
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @11:17AM Boot Camp Might Damage Speakers on 2016 MacBook Pro
Monday November 28, 2016 @12:53PM Microsoft Exec Urges Linux Developers To Try Windows 10
Friday November 25, 2016 @05:28PM Microsoft Is Working On a New Design Language For Windows 10 Codenamed Project NEON
Friday November 25, 2016 @12:29PM Microsoft Shares Windows 10 Telemetry Data With Third Parties
Friday November 25, 2016 @12:08PM VLC Media Player Previews 360-degree Video Support
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @08:42PM Security Researchers Can Turn Headphones Into Microphones
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @03:36PM Microsoft Solitaire Collection From Windows 10 Now Available For Android and iOS
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @12:33AM Fedora 25 Now Available -- Makes It Easier To Switch From Windows 10 Or Mac
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:46PM 4K Netflix Arrives On Windows 10, But Only Via Microsoft's Edge Browser
Monday November 21, 2016 @02:19PM Microsoft's x86 on ARM64 Emulation: A Windows 10 Redstone 3 Fall 2017 Feature
Friday November 18, 2016 @07:07PM Slashdot Asks: Which Windows Laptop Could Replace a MacBook Pro?
Friday November 18, 2016 @02:52PM Windows 10 Informs Chrome and Firefox Users That Edge is 'Safer'
Friday November 18, 2016 @09:46AM Microsoft Replaces Command Prompt with PowerShell in Latest Windows 10 Build
Monday November 14, 2016 @10:31AM SteamVR To Get Linux and Mac OSX Support Within 'a Few Months'
Monday November 14, 2016 @02:21AM Microsoft Says Windows 10 Version 1607 is The Most Secure Windows Ever
Friday November 11, 2016 @08:49AM Kaspersky Lab Files Complaint Against Microsoft for Giving Unfair Advantage To Windows Defender
Friday November 11, 2016 @01:39AM Pro Video Editor Says MacBook Pro Beats Out Superior Spec'd Windows Machines In Real-World
Thursday November 10, 2016 @09:18PM Spotify Is Writing Massive Amounts of Junk Data To Storage Drives
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @04:02PM Open Source Pioneer Munich Debates Report That Suggests Abandoning Linux for Windows 10
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @02:13PM Microsoft is Adding a Virtual Trackpad To Windows 10
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @12:10AM After Protest, Lenovo Releases BIOS For Loading Linux on Yoga 900, IdeaPad 710S
Monday November 07, 2016 @01:57PM Nvidia Adds Telemetry To Latest Drivers
Sunday November 06, 2016 @12:41PM Windows 10's Store Locks 'Call of Duty' Purchasers Into Windows-10-Only Battles
Friday November 04, 2016 @09:50PM Here We Go Again: Microsoft's Popping Up Ads From the Windows 10 Toolbar
Thursday November 03, 2016 @09:01PM Windows 7 and 8.1 Are Gaining More New Users Than Windows 10
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:58PM Ukraine's Military Wants To Use the HoloLens For Its Tanks
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:52PM Windows 10 Updates To Get Much Smaller To Download Thanks To The Unified Update Platform
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:49PM Windows 10 Updates Are About To Get a Lot Smaller To Download as Microsoft Switches To Differential Patching
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:35AM Computer Virus Attack Forces Hospitals To Cancel Operations, Shut Down Systems
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @12:14AM Microsoft Says Russia-Linked Hackers Are Exploiting Newly Discovered Flaw In Windows OS
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @11:35PM Facebook Officially Announces Gameroom, Its PC Steam Competitor
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @11:25AM Microsoft Stops Selling Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 To Computer Makers
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @01:03AM Google Discloses Exploited Windows Vulnerability 10 Days After Telling Microsoft
Thursday October 27, 2016 @12:29AM WhatsApp Is Rolling Out Video Calls On Its Android App
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @12:34PM Microsoft Unveils 28-inch Surface Studio All-In-One With Surface Dial Input
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @10:22AM Microsoft Unveils Windows 10 Creators Update, Coming in Early 2017
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:50PM Benchmark Battle October 2016: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Monday October 24, 2016 @05:32PM Rowhammer Attack Can Now Root Android Devices
Friday October 21, 2016 @12:07PM Macs End Up Costing 3 Times Less Than Windows PCs Because of Fewer Tech Support Expense, Says IBM's IT Guy
Thursday October 20, 2016 @05:15AM Donald Trump Running Insecure Email Servers
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @06:58PM Researchers Bypass ASLR Protection On Intel Haswell CPUs
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @11:30PM Patriots Coach Bill Belichick on Microsoft Surface: 'I Just Can't Take It Anymore'
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @10:14AM Windows is the Most Open Platform There is, Says Satya Nadella
Sunday October 16, 2016 @11:16PM There's Bugs In The Windows 10 Implementation of Bash
Friday October 14, 2016 @11:02AM It's Time For Laptop Companies To Switch To Precision Touchpad
Thursday October 13, 2016 @12:10AM Chrome 54 Arrives With YouTube Flash Embed Rewriting To HTML5
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:44PM PC Industry Is Now On a Two-Year Downslide
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @01:41PM 'StrongPity' Malware Infects Users Through Legitimate WinRAR and TrueCrypt Installers
Friday October 07, 2016 @08:01PM Microsoft Is Redesigning the Paint App For Windows 10
Friday October 07, 2016 @01:53PM Microsoft Likely To Launch All-in-One Surface At its October 26 Event
Thursday October 06, 2016 @11:58AM Microsoft Allows Users To Remove Some System Applications in Windows 10 Insider Preview 14936
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @10:10AM New Project Lets You Install Arch Linux In the Windows Subsystem For Linux
Monday October 03, 2016 @04:37PM The Microsoft Band Is Dead
Monday October 03, 2016 @02:08PM Ubuntu 16.04 Available in Latest Insider Update To Windows 10
Sunday October 02, 2016 @01:57AM Pennsylvania's Voting Machines Are Running Windows XP
Saturday October 01, 2016 @05:52PM Microsoft Could Bring Windows Hello To Android, iPhone
Friday September 30, 2016 @10:05PM Microsoft Bungles This Week's Windows 10 Anniversary Update
Thursday September 29, 2016 @03:49PM Microsoft Forms New AI Research Group Led By Harry Shum
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @12:14AM Vladimir Putin Is Replacing Microsoft Programs With Domestic Software
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @03:06PM Microsoft Partners With Bank of America On Blockchain Trade Finance
Monday September 26, 2016 @11:29PM Windows 10 Will Soon Run Edge In a Virtual Machine To Keep You Safe
Monday September 26, 2016 @12:23PM Windows 10 Now On 400 Million Active Devices, Says Microsoft
Sunday September 25, 2016 @12:04AM Tuesday Was Microsoft's Last Non-Cumulative Patch
Thursday September 22, 2016 @03:44PM TypeScript 2.0 Released
Thursday September 22, 2016 @05:05AM Microsoft Asked To Compensate After Windows 10 Update Bricked PCs
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @01:38PM Lenovo Denies Claims It Plotted With Microsoft To Block Linux Installs
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @04:11PM Microsoft Will 'Solve' Cancer Within The Next 10 Years By Treating It Like A Computer Virus, Says Company
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @03:18PM Microsoft Unveils $37 Nokia 216 Feature Phone
Thursday September 15, 2016 @05:55PM Microsoft Has More Open Source Contributors On GitHub Than Facebook and Google
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @01:41PM Desktop Apps Make Their Way Into the Windows Store
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @09:58AM Windows 10 Anniversary Update Rollout May Not Be Done Until Early November
Monday September 12, 2016 @07:57PM Microsoft To Kill The Lumia Brand In Favor of a New Surface Phone, Says Report
Friday September 09, 2016 @04:03PM Microsoft Is Bringing WebVR To Microsoft Edge On Windows 10
Thursday September 08, 2016 @12:30PM Microsoft To Launch At Least One Surface All-In-One PC Next Month
Thursday September 08, 2016 @09:02AM Raspberry Pi Passes 10M Sales Mark
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @03:48PM Modified USB Ethernet Adapter Can Steal Windows and Mac Credentials
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @03:45PM Modified USB Ethernet Adapter Can Steal Windows and Mac Credentials
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @12:28PM Sony Wins Battle Over Preinstalled Windows in Europe's Top Court
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @06:22PM Why Intel Kaby Lake and AMD Zen Will Only Be Optimized On Windows 10
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @06:16PM Google Uses Surface Books To Show Off Chrome Battery Improvements
Friday September 02, 2016 @11:29AM Microsoft To Add Flux Like Night Mode In Windows 10, Rendering 3rd-Party App's Existence Useless
Thursday September 01, 2016 @07:10PM New Intel and AMD Chips Will Only Support Windows 10
Thursday September 01, 2016 @03:01PM Microsoft Deprecating 'Obsolete' SmartScreen Spam Filters In Outlook and Exchange
Thursday September 01, 2016 @11:10AM Microsoft Fixes Windows 10 Anniversary Update Freezing Issues
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @03:57PM Lenovo's 'Yoga Book' Laptop Is So Thin It Needs A Touchscreen Keyboard
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @10:19AM Acer Unveils Slim Windows 10 Notebooks, Convertible Chromebook, Curved Screen Laptop
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @03:43PM PlayStation Now Streaming Service Available On Windows PCs
Sunday August 28, 2016 @05:31PM New Ransomware Poses As A Windows Update
Sunday August 28, 2016 @03:16PM Ask Slashdot: What's The Best Way To Backup Large Amounts Of Personal Data?
Saturday August 27, 2016 @12:24PM ReactOS 0.4.2 Released: Supports Linux Filesystems, .NET Applications, and Doom 3
Thursday August 25, 2016 @11:22PM Windows 10 Computers Crash When Amazon Kindles Are Plugged In
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @11:36PM Latest Windows 10 Update Breaks PowerShell
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @06:27AM ReactOS 0.4.2 Officially Released (with introduced dot.NET 2.0/4.0 support)
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @12:10AM Microsoft Buys AI-Powered Scheduling App Genee
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @07:04PM Microsoft Details Its 24-Core 'Holographic Processor' Used In HoloLens
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @01:48PM PlayStation 3 Games Are Coming To PC
Sunday August 21, 2016 @11:32PM Ask Slashdot: How Will You Handle Microsoft's New 'Cumulative' Windows Updates?
Saturday August 20, 2016 @02:50PM Microsoft Announces 'Cumulative' Updates Will Become Mandatory For Windows 7 and 8.1
Saturday August 20, 2016 @12:29AM Microsoft Has Broken Millions Of Webcams With Windows 10 Anniversary Update
Friday August 19, 2016 @02:36PM Google Will Kill Chrome Apps For Windows, Mac, and Linux In Early 2018
Thursday August 18, 2016 @11:16AM Microsoft PowerShell Goes Open Source and Lands On Linux and Mac
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @06:20PM Intel Unveils Project Alloy 'Merged Reality' Wireless Headset
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @03:15PM Windows UAC Bypass Permits Code Execution
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @12:57PM All Windows 10 PCs Will Support HoloLens Next Year
Monday August 15, 2016 @06:45PM Former CEO of Angry Birds-Maker Rovio Hired To Revive Nokia's Phone Business
Saturday August 13, 2016 @01:53PM Disable WPAD Now or Have Your Accounts Compromised, Researchers Warn
Friday August 12, 2016 @11:54PM No Man's Sky Launches On Steam and GOG and It's Off To A Rocky Start
Friday August 12, 2016 @03:40PM Microsoft Starts Testing Windows 10's Next Major Update
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @05:37PM Microsoft Accidentally Provides Example of Dangers of Encryption 'Back Doors'
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @01:06PM Researchers Crack Microsoft Feature, Say Encryption Backdoors Similarly Crackable
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @03:14AM Annoying 'Open PDF In Edge' Default Option Puts Windows 10 Users At Risk
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @04:15PM Microsoft Disables RC4 In Internet Explorer 11 and Edge
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @04:13PM Annoying "Open PDF in Edge" Default Option Puts Windows 10 Users at Risk
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @02:39PM Chrome Is Nearly Ready To Talk To Your Bluetooth Devices
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @12:05PM London's Metropolitan Police Still Running 27,000 Windows XP Desktops
Monday August 08, 2016 @02:44PM Linux Kernel 4.8 Adds Microsoft Surface 3 Support
Sunday August 07, 2016 @07:02PM Linux on Windows Exposes a New Attack Surface
Sunday August 07, 2016 @03:41PM Microsoft Researchers Reveal Remote Encryption-Bypassing 'Evil Butler' Exploit
Saturday August 06, 2016 @05:02PM Ask Slashdot: Share Your Experiences With Windows 10
Saturday August 06, 2016 @11:02AM Remote Evil Butler Attack Threatens Windows Computers
Saturday August 06, 2016 @12:24AM Microsoft To Release Two Major Windows 10 Updates Next Year
Thursday August 04, 2016 @08:31AM Apple Should Stop Selling Four-Year-Old Computers
Thursday August 04, 2016 @12:43AM Microsoft, Google, Apple Could Be Requested To Actively Block Pirated Downloads, Says Report
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @03:22PM LibreOffice 5.2 Officially Released
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @04:13PM Microsoft's HoloLens Is Now On Sale To Anyone In The US Or Canada
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @12:44PM Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Anniversary Update
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @11:33AM PSA: Windows 10 Is Still Free For Those Who Use Assistive Technologies
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @11:32AM One Year Later: Windows 10 Now Runs On Over 21% of All Desktops
Monday August 01, 2016 @12:20AM All Windows 10 Kernel Mode Drivers Must Be Digitally Signed By Microsoft
Sunday July 31, 2016 @10:01AM Microsoft Brings ChakraCore to Linux and OS X
Friday July 29, 2016 @01:13PM Slashdot Asks: Free Upgrade To Windows 10 Ends Today: What's Your Thought On This?
Thursday July 28, 2016 @04:42PM Microsoft To Lay Off Another 2,850 People In the Next 12 Months
Thursday July 28, 2016 @02:23PM Microsoft Faces Two New Lawsuits Over Aggressive Windows 10 Upgrade Tactics
Thursday July 28, 2016 @12:59PM Microsoft To Disable Policies In Windows 10 Pro With Anniversary Update
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @04:17PM Office 365 Gets New Word, PowerPoint and Outlook Features
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @12:26PM Xiaomi Launches Mi Notebook Air Windows 10 Laptop Featuring 1080p Display, Starts at $520
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @12:14PM You Can't Turn Off Cortana In the Windows 10 Anniversary Update
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @09:18AM Steam On Windows 10 Will Get 'Progressively Worse': Gears of War Developer
Monday July 25, 2016 @10:03AM Windows 10 Anniversary Update: the Best New Features
Thursday July 21, 2016 @03:19PM Microsoft's Surface Hub Is a 'Hit', Demand Outstrips Supply
Thursday July 21, 2016 @02:20PM Google Gets Rid Of App Launcher In Chrome 52, Browser's Mac Client Gets Material Design
Thursday July 21, 2016 @12:09PM Microsoft Responds To Allegations That Windows 10 Collects 'Excessive Personal Data'
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @02:19PM France: Windows 10 Collects 'Excessive Personal Data', Issues Microsoft With Formal Warning
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @11:27PM Windows 10 Warns Chrome and Firefox Users About Battery Drain, Recommends Switching To Edge
Monday July 18, 2016 @01:43PM Slashdot Asks: Do You Install Preview Version Of An OS On Your Primary Device?
Sunday July 17, 2016 @02:21PM The Freeware Hall of Fame Enters Its 20th Year
Saturday July 16, 2016 @11:39PM Microsoft 'Patch' Blocks Linux Installs On Locked-Down Windows RT Computers
Saturday July 16, 2016 @09:16AM Microsoft Store Offers Free Laptop If They Can't Upgrade Your PC To Windows 10
Friday July 15, 2016 @11:44AM Microsoft: Windows 10 Won't Hit 1 Billion Devices By Mid-2018
Thursday July 14, 2016 @06:44PM A Smaller Version of Raspberry Pi 3 Is Coming Soon
Thursday July 14, 2016 @01:36PM Windows Malware Poses As Ransomware, Just Deletes Victims' Files
Thursday July 14, 2016 @12:39AM Microsoft: Only Microsoft Edge Will Play Netflix Content At 1080p On Your PC
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @11:19PM Vulnerability Exploitable Via Printer Protocols Affects All Windows Versions
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @05:11PM Vulnerability Exploitable via Printer Protocols Affects All Windows Versions
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @06:53AM PC Shipments Return To Growth In the US
Sunday July 10, 2016 @01:21PM Ubuntu's Unity desktop environment can run in Windows
Saturday July 09, 2016 @06:54AM Researchers Develop A Way To Stop Ransomware By Watching The Filesystem
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:00PM Ask Slashdot: Should You Upgrade To Windows 10 For Accessibility Features?
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:07PM Microsoft Targets The iMac With New All-In-One Surface PCs, Reports Say
Monday July 04, 2016 @06:50PM Microsoft Xbox Project Scorpio Puts Out 6 TFLOPs On Par With Current Gaming PCs
Saturday July 02, 2016 @01:04PM Linux Grabs More Than 2% of Desktop Market Share
Friday July 01, 2016 @02:25PM Microsoft Prepares One Final, Full-Screen Get Windows 10 Nag
Thursday June 30, 2016 @11:34PM 'UpgradeSubscription.exe' File In Preview Build Hints At Windows 10 Subscriptions
Thursday June 30, 2016 @02:58PM Dell Stops Selling Android Tablets
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @11:17AM Windows 10 Anniversary Update To Roll Out On August 2
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @11:38AM Microsoft To Make Saying No To Windows 10 Update Easier
Monday June 27, 2016 @12:07PM .NET Core 1.0 Released, Now Officially Supported By Red Hat
Monday June 27, 2016 @11:55AM Woman Wins $10,000 Lawsuit Against Microsoft Over Windows 10 Upgrades
Sunday June 26, 2016 @01:59AM Lenovo Warns Users To Upgrade Pre-Installed Tool With Severe Security Holes
Saturday June 25, 2016 @06:20PM 'Linux vs Windows' Challenge: Phoronix Tests Popular Games
Saturday June 25, 2016 @04:55AM NASCAR Team Pays Ransomware Fee To Recover Files Worth $2 Million
Friday June 24, 2016 @03:52PM Surface 3 Stocks Dwindling As Microsoft Plans System's Demise
Friday June 17, 2016 @11:07PM Microsoft Tests New Tool To Remove OEM Crapware
Thursday June 16, 2016 @06:07PM Microsoft Open-Sources 'Checked C,' A Safer C Version
Thursday June 16, 2016 @01:37PM BadTunnel Bug Hijacks Network Traffic, Affects All Windows Versions
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @04:05PM BadTunnel Bug Hijacks Network Traffic, Affects All Windows Versions
Friday June 10, 2016 @06:05PM How a Bad UI Decision From Microsoft Helped Macro Malware Make a Comeback
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @04:49PM Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14361 Released
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @03:55PM Firefox 47 Arrives With Synced Tabs Sidebar, Better YouTube Playback
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @01:30PM Drive-By Exploits Pushing Ransomware Now Able To Bypass Microsoft EMET
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @12:50PM Microsoft Could Turn Every PC Into an Xbox
Sunday June 05, 2016 @01:39AM Even In Remotest Africa, Windows 10 Nagware Ruins Your Day
Saturday June 04, 2016 @11:48AM EFF Petitioned To Investigate Windows 10 Upgrades
Friday June 03, 2016 @06:40PM Microsoft Wants To Power Self-Driving Cars With Software, Not Build One
Friday June 03, 2016 @12:10AM Microsoft Removes the 'X' From Windows 10 Update Leaving No Way Out
Thursday June 02, 2016 @01:39PM Top Windows OEM Lenovo Urges Customers To Uninstall Accelerator Application
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @07:00PM Windows Zero-Day Affecting All OS Versions On Sale For $90,000
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @10:08AM Samsung: Don't install Windows 10
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @10:25PM Microsoft Sells 1,500 Patents To Xiaomi To Build 'Long-Term Partnership'
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @06:50PM Windows Zero-Day Affecting All OS Versions on Sale for $90,000