Slashdot Items Tagged "microsoft"

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Monday October 12, 2015 @12:30AM Kaspersky Fixes Bug That Allowed Attackers To Block Windows Update & Others
Thursday October 08, 2015 @12:41AM Researchers Unable To Replicate Findings of Published Economics Studies
Thursday October 08, 2015 @12:40AM Microsoft Claims 110M Devices Now Run Windows 10
Wednesday October 07, 2015 @10:40PM Microsoft and Tesla Build Adaptable, Long-life Battery That Predicts Usage
Wednesday October 07, 2015 @12:20AM Why Is RAM Suddenly So Cheap? It Might Be Windows
Wednesday October 07, 2015 @12:19AM Windows Phone Store Increasingly Targeted With Fake Mobile Apps
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @01:06PM International Exploit Kit Angler Thwarted By Cisco Security Team
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @01:04PM From Microsoft, HoloLens VR Dev Kit, New Phones, Continuum
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @12:32AM CodeWeavers To Release CrossOver For Android To Run Windows Programs
Monday October 05, 2015 @06:31PM Software Defined Smart Battery Arrays Extend Laptop Life
Saturday October 03, 2015 @02:06AM Office 2016 Proving Unstable With Apple's El Capitan
Friday October 02, 2015 @03:15PM Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 Is Shipping
Thursday October 01, 2015 @12:30AM 500 Million Users At Risk of Compromise Via Unpatched WinRAR Bug
Thursday October 01, 2015 @12:27AM Nerves Rattled By Highly Suspicious Windows Update Delivered Worldwide
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @09:14PM Google and Microsoft Agree To Stand Down In Patent Wars
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @12:37AM Newly Found TrueCrypt Flaw Allows Full System Compromise
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @12:29AM Ditch Linux For Windows 10 On Your Raspberry Pi With Microsoft's IoT Kit
Sunday September 27, 2015 @01:15PM Ask Slashdot: Make Windows Update Install Only Security Updates Automatically?
Sunday September 27, 2015 @01:23AM Recalc Or Die: Excel 1.0 Developers Celebrate Their Baby's 30th Birthday
Saturday September 26, 2015 @12:53PM How To Clean the Cruft Left By a Windows 10 Upgrade
Thursday September 24, 2015 @01:11PM Fable Legends DX12 Benchmark Stressing High End GPUs
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @12:34AM Lenovo Collects Usage Data On ThinkPad, ThinkCentre and ThinkStation PCs
Monday September 21, 2015 @12:36AM Skype For Microsoft Edge Will Work From the Browser, No Plug-Ins Required
Sunday September 20, 2015 @01:06PM Microsoft and Others Mean Stiff Competition For Apple iPad Pro
Friday September 18, 2015 @12:43AM Microsoft's Satya Nadella Shown Up By Confused Cortana Assistant
Thursday September 17, 2015 @02:19PM What's In Your Hand? This Malware Knows
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @10:49PM Microsoft Backports Start Menu To Windows RT
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @01:34PM When Does Software Start Becoming Malware?
Monday September 14, 2015 @11:40PM Microsoft Signs Renewed Cybersecurity Agreement With NATO
Sunday September 13, 2015 @06:07PM Microsoft Resurrects the Title of President
Friday September 11, 2015 @06:07PM Benchmark Battle, September 2015: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Thursday September 10, 2015 @02:15PM Microsoft Is Downloading Windows 10 Without Asking
Thursday September 10, 2015 @12:34AM Microsoft, Dell Aim To Sell Surfaces To Businesses
Wednesday September 09, 2015 @03:02PM Microsoft Announces VP9 Support For Edge
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @02:32PM Ask Slashdot: What Windows-Only Apps Would You Most Like To See On Linux?
Monday September 07, 2015 @11:51PM Xbox One Launch Woes Were Preventable, Next Console Likely Digital Download Only
Monday September 07, 2015 @11:51PM Windows Telemetry Rolls Out
Monday September 07, 2015 @09:18PM Law Professor: Tech Companies Are Our Best Hope At Resisting Surveillance
Sunday September 06, 2015 @01:49PM Microsoft Killing Off Nokia's Windows Phone Apps
Thursday September 03, 2015 @12:41PM FTC: Machinima Took Secret Cash To Shill Xbox One
Wednesday September 02, 2015 @01:29PM Shifu Banking Trojan Has an Antivirus Feature To Keep Other Malware At Bay
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @01:49PM Windows 10 Grabs 5.21% Market Share, Passing Windows Vista and Windows 8
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @01:02AM The Long Reach of Windows 95
Sunday August 30, 2015 @06:44PM NSF Makes It Rain: $722K Award To Evaluate Microsoft-Backed TEALS
Sunday August 30, 2015 @12:58AM Abusing Symbolic Links Like It's 1999
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 @09:53PM Critical Internet Explorer 11 Vulnerability Identified After Hacking Team Breach
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @05:20PM Microsoft Finally Kills Windows XP Antivirus
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
Wednesday July 08, 2015 @10:05AM Microsoft To Cut 7,800 More Jobs, Mostly Hardware People
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 @11:15PM The US Navy's Warfare Systems Command Just Paid Millions to Stay on Windows XP
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
Thursday April 23, 2015 @12:35PM iTunes Stops Working For Windows XP Users
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