Slashdot Items Tagged "apps"

Date / Time Story
Monday December 05, 2016 @10:05AM New Google Trusted Contacts Service Shares User Location In Real Time
Thursday December 01, 2016 @10:54PM Multiple Vulnerabilities In AirDroid Opens At Least 10 Million Android Users To MITM Attacks, Hijackings
Thursday December 01, 2016 @05:42PM Apple Will Use Drones To Improve the Quality of Apple Maps
Thursday December 01, 2016 @04:30PM Earthquake-Sensing Mobile App 'MyShake' Detects Over 200 Earthquakes Large and Small
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @03:17PM Microsoft Brings Collaborative Editing To PowerPoint On Desktop
Monday November 28, 2016 @08:10PM CNN Acquires Social-Video Startup Beme, Co-Founded By YouTube Star Casey Neistat
Monday November 28, 2016 @09:24AM The Mac App Store Is Full of Scams
Friday November 25, 2016 @12:08PM VLC Media Player Previews 360-degree Video Support
Friday November 25, 2016 @07:05AM Police in UK Warn About Dating Apps After Serial Killer Conviction
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @04:50PM Telegram Launches Telegraph, An Anonymous Blogging Platform
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:09PM Tor-Enabled Smartphone Is Antidote To Google 'Hostility' Over Android, Says Developer
Monday November 21, 2016 @12:38PM Microsoft's x86 on ARM64 Emulation: A Windows 10 Redstone 3 Fall 2017 Feature
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:06PM New Chrome Extension Automatically Negotiates With Comcast For Rate Discounts
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @09:32AM WhatsApp, Used By Over One Billion People, Gets Video Calling Feature
Monday November 14, 2016 @05:51PM Shazam Keeps Your Mac's Microphone Always On, Even When You Turn It Off
Monday November 14, 2016 @02:53PM Internet Freedom Wanes As Governments Target Messaging, Social Apps
Monday November 14, 2016 @10:47AM Samsung Really, Really Wants Developers To Build Tizen Apps
Thursday November 10, 2016 @09:18PM Spotify Is Writing Massive Amounts of Junk Data To Storage Drives
Thursday November 10, 2016 @03:52PM Instagram Brings Mentions, Links, and Boomerang To Stories
Thursday November 10, 2016 @11:26AM Just in Time for Daydream, YouTube Launches Its Standalone VR App
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @09:44AM Twitter May Save Vine by Selling it
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:18PM Uber, Lyft, Zipcar Offer Free Or Discounted Rides To Polls On Election Day
Monday November 07, 2016 @04:33PM Gmail's iPhone App Now Has 'Undo Send' and Faster Search
Friday November 04, 2016 @05:45PM Turkey Doubles Down On Censorship With Block On VPNs, Tor
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @05:02PM LastPass On Mobile Is Now Free
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @05:56PM Google Security Engineer Claims Android Is Now As Secure As the iPhone
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @09:23AM Opera Max Turns To Nagware, Now Prompts Users To Re-enable It Every 12 Hours
Thursday October 27, 2016 @03:33PM Apple Debuts New 'TV' Guide and Watchlist App For Apple TV, iPhone and iPad
Thursday October 27, 2016 @01:55PM Twitter is Shutting Down Its Video App Vine
Thursday October 27, 2016 @12:29AM WhatsApp Is Rolling Out Video Calls On Its Android App
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @06:59PM Delta Now Lets You Track Your Baggage In Real-Time
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:50PM Benchmark Battle October 2016: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:30PM Apple Has Created 'Detailed Mockups' of iMessage For Android
Saturday October 22, 2016 @12:16PM Governor Cuomo Bans Airbnb From Listing Short-Term Rentals In New York
Thursday October 20, 2016 @10:15AM China Overtakes the US in iOS App Store Revenue
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @08:28PM Chrome For Android Gets Its Own Canary Channel
Thursday October 13, 2016 @06:33PM Facebook Now Lets You Use Google Cast or AirPlay To Stream Video On Your TV
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:53PM Evernote Confirms a Serious Bug Caused Data Loss For Some Mac Users
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @06:34PM Doctors Perform Better Than Internet Or App-Based Symptoms Checkers, Says Study
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:10PM Pokemon Go Could Add 2.83 Million Years To Users' Lives, Says Study
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @03:45PM US Military Is Looking At Blockchain Technology To Secure Nuclear Weapons
Friday October 07, 2016 @08:01PM Microsoft Is Redesigning the Paint App For Windows 10
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @10:03PM BadKernel Vulnerability Affects One In 16 Android Smartphones
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @04:44PM Encryption App Signal Wins Fight Against FBI Subpoena and Gag Order
Monday October 03, 2016 @04:37PM The Microsoft Band Is Dead
Monday October 03, 2016 @08:05AM Facebook Releases Messenger Lite For People On Slower Networks and With Old and Basic Android Phones
Friday September 30, 2016 @05:17PM Facebook 'Messenger Day' Is the Chat App's New Snapchat Stories Clone
Thursday September 29, 2016 @05:54PM Google Rebrands 'Apps for Work' To 'G Suite,' Adds New Features
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @11:59PM The UK's Largest Sperm Bank Is Now An App
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @06:07PM Aetna To Provide Apple Watch To 50,000 Employees, Subsidize Cost For Customers
Monday September 26, 2016 @06:55PM Windows 10 Will Soon Run Edge In a Virtual Machine To Keep You Safe
Thursday September 22, 2016 @07:41PM Google Play Starts Bringing Android Apps To Chromebooks
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @09:50AM Google Backs Off On Previously Announced Allo Privacy Feature
Monday September 19, 2016 @03:50PM Google Launches 'Google Trips' Personalized Travel Planner
Friday September 16, 2016 @02:19PM Half Of US Smartphone Users Download Zero Apps Per Month
Thursday September 15, 2016 @04:57PM Over 500K People Have Installed a Pokemon Go-Related App That Roots and Hijacks Android Devices
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @03:30PM Pokemon Go's Paying Population Drops By 79% -- Still Most Profitable Mobile App In The US
Monday September 12, 2016 @11:15PM Instagram Rolls Out 'Keyword Moderation Tool' That Will Filter Out Offensive Comments
Thursday September 08, 2016 @07:30PM Amazon Launches Updated Fire HD 8 Tablet Now With Alexa Voice Services
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @11:09AM Snapchat Cuts Local Stories Curators in Strategy Shift for Live
Monday September 05, 2016 @09:12AM Apps Are Devouring the Open Web
Thursday September 01, 2016 @10:50PM PC-BSD Follows a Rolling Release Model, Gets Renamed To TrueOS
Thursday September 01, 2016 @02:48PM Apple To Remove Abandoned Apps From The App Store
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @02:28PM Google Search For Android Now Finds Info Hidden Inside Apps
Monday August 29, 2016 @05:35PM C Programming Language Hits a 15-Year Low On The TIOBE Index
Friday August 26, 2016 @03:47PM Spotify Is Burying Tracks From Musicians Who Give Exclusives To Apple and Tidal
Friday August 26, 2016 @02:54PM Hillary Clinton Used BleachBit To Wipe Emails
Friday August 26, 2016 @09:05AM Facebook's WhatsApp Data Gambit Faces Federal Privacy Complaint
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @06:03PM YouTube Plans To Bring Photos, Polls, and Text To Its Video Service
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @01:31AM Opera Brings Its Free VPN Service To Android
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @12:10AM Microsoft Buys AI-Powered Scheduling App Genee
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:14PM Pinterest Acquires Instapaper
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @05:40AM Verizon Offered To Install Marketers' Apps Directly On Subscribers' Phones
Friday August 19, 2016 @02:36PM Google Will Kill Chrome Apps For Windows, Mac, and Linux In Early 2018
Friday August 12, 2016 @03:38PM Google Play Store Drops Google+ Integration
Thursday August 11, 2016 @11:19AM France Says Fight Against Messaging Encryption Needs Worldwide Initiative
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @02:28PM IFTTT Enables 3rd-Party Devs To Integrate the Service Into their Products
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @05:29PM Annoying 'Open PDF In Edge' Default Option Puts Windows 10 Users At Risk
Monday August 08, 2016 @05:32PM Hacker Uses Fake Boarding Pass App To Get Into Fancy Airline Lounges
Monday August 08, 2016 @03:19PM Iran Bans Pokemon Go Over 'Security Concerns'
Friday August 05, 2016 @06:20PM Waze's New Safety Feature Reminds Drivers Not To Forget Their Child In the Car
Thursday August 04, 2016 @03:36PM Olympic Committee Prohibits Streaming Apps, Vines and GIFs From Its Events
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @05:29PM Pennsylvania To Apply 6% 'Netflix Tax'
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:06PM SwiftKey Bug Leaked Email Addresses, Phone Numbers To Strangers
Thursday July 28, 2016 @03:02PM Google Launches Docs and Sheets Add-ons For Android
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @03:40PM One Billion iPhones Have Been Sold, Apple Says
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @12:14PM You Can't Turn Off Cortana In the Windows 10 Anniversary Update
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @10:52AM Google Play Rolls Out Family Sharing
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @07:46PM Subscribers Pay 61 Cents Per Hour of Cable, But Only 20 Cents Per Hour of Netflix
Friday July 22, 2016 @07:21PM Cyanogen Inc. Reportedly Fires OS Development Arm, Switches To Apps
Friday July 22, 2016 @03:04PM Apple: Pokemon Go Sets Record For Most Downloads In Its First Week
Thursday July 21, 2016 @03:41PM Apple To Make $3 Billion From Pokemon Go
Friday July 15, 2016 @01:04AM Null Island: The Land of Lousy Directional Data
Thursday July 14, 2016 @06:59AM Apple Launching Reality TV Show Called 'Planet of the Apps'
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @04:01PM Pokemon Go Becomes Biggest Mobile Game In US History
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @11:00AM Google Will Let You Share Movies, Apps, and Music You Buy With Up To Six People
Monday July 11, 2016 @06:52PM Google To Train 2 Million Indian Android Developers
Monday July 11, 2016 @04:29PM PSA: Pokemon Go Has Full Access To Your Google Account Data
Friday July 01, 2016 @10:55AM Slashdot Asks: What's Your Preferred Note-Taking App?
Thursday June 30, 2016 @07:59PM Facebook To Shred 'Paper' News-Reading App On July 29th
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @12:56PM China Tells App Developers To Increase User Monitoring
Friday June 24, 2016 @05:38PM New Apps Let Women Obtain Birth Control Without Visiting a Doctor
Friday June 24, 2016 @09:19AM 'Godless' Apps, Some Found In Google Play, Root 90% Of Android Phones
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @01:57PM Advertiser That Tracked Around 100M Phone Users Without Consent Pays $950,000
Monday June 20, 2016 @05:31PM Russian Bill Requires Encryption Backdoors In All Messenger Apps
Friday June 17, 2016 @11:07PM Microsoft Tests New Tool To Remove OEM Crapware
Friday June 17, 2016 @03:25PM Apple Explains Why iMessage Isn't Coming To Android
Friday June 17, 2016 @03:13PM Domino's Ends Free Pizza Promo With T-Mobile Due To High Demand
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @02:56PM Facebook Adds SMS Support To Messenger
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @01:17PM Adios Apt and Yum? Ubuntu's Snap Apps Are Coming To Distros Everywhere
Monday June 13, 2016 @04:06PM Instagram Competitor Storehouse Is Shutting Down
Monday June 13, 2016 @03:40PM Apple's Stock iOS Apps Land On App Store, Hints That It Could Allow People To Get Rid Of Them
Thursday June 09, 2016 @12:58PM Google's Nearby Feature Recommends Apps and Websites Based On Your Location
Thursday June 09, 2016 @02:18AM Google Matches Apple's Plan To Give Developers A Bigger Cut of The Revenue
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @04:45PM Slashdot Asks: Is the App Boom Over?
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @03:58PM Google's AI 'TensorFlow' Software Is Coming To iOS
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @03:34PM Report: People Are Spending Much Less Time On Social Media
Monday June 06, 2016 @05:27PM Weary Homeowners Wage War On Waze
Monday June 06, 2016 @10:47AM Uber Denies Access To Harvard Startup That Compared Ride-Hailing Prices
Monday June 06, 2016 @10:17AM Why UK's Government Digital Service Decided To Ditch Apps
Friday June 03, 2016 @06:40PM Microsoft Wants To Power Self-Driving Cars With Software, Not Build One
Friday June 03, 2016 @01:37PM Instagram's New Algorithm That Puts the Best Posts First Goes Live For All
Thursday June 02, 2016 @02:49PM How The FAA Shot Down 'Uber For Planes'
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @03:59PM Nearly 1 In 4 People Abandon Mobile Apps After Only One Use
Monday May 30, 2016 @11:13PM Microsoft Will Stop Spamming Android Users With Office Ads In The Notification Tray
Monday May 30, 2016 @07:12PM Microsoft Removes 260-Character Path Length Limit In Windows 10 Redstone
Monday May 30, 2016 @06:34PM ASUS Unveils $599 Home Robot 'Zenbo'
Monday May 30, 2016 @03:34PM Iran Forces Messaging Apps To Move Data To Iranian Servers
Friday May 27, 2016 @11:09PM ForcePhone App Uses Ultrasonic Tone To Create Pressure-Sensitive Batphone
Friday May 27, 2016 @04:57PM Google Boosts Mobile Web Speed On Apple Devices With Accelerated Mobile Pages
Thursday May 26, 2016 @04:12PM Patent Troll VirnetX Wants To Ban FaceTime and iMessage, Increase Damages Award By $190M
Thursday May 26, 2016 @02:28PM Consumer Campaigners Read T&C Of Their Mobile Phone Apps To Prove a Point
Thursday May 26, 2016 @01:02AM American Schools Teaching Kids To Code All Wrong
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @03:04PM Google Built an Escape Room, Making People Use Its Apps To Get Out
Monday May 23, 2016 @02:58PM Google's 'Science Journal' App Turns Your Android Device Into A Laboratory
Friday May 20, 2016 @03:44PM Oculus No Longer Lets Customers Move Purchased Software To Non-Oculus Hardware
Thursday May 19, 2016 @03:41PM Google Chrome To Disallow Backspace As a 'Back' Button
Thursday May 19, 2016 @01:18AM Android Wear 2.0 Gets A Keyboard, Standalone Apps, Activity Recognition, New UI
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @10:47PM PornHub's 'Bangfit' Program Uses Sexy Exercise To Build Muscle
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @04:46PM Google Turns Firebase Into Its Unified Platform For Mobile Developers
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @03:04PM Snapchat Faces An Outcry Against 'Whitewashing' Filters
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @01:49PM Google Announces Allo, Duo, Stable Android N Preview, Instant Apps
Monday May 16, 2016 @05:31PM Microsoft To License Nokia Brand To Foxconn, Says Report
Monday May 16, 2016 @10:49AM Google Releases Spaces Group-Sharing App On Android, iOS, and Desktop
Thursday May 12, 2016 @05:29PM Google Launches 'Gboard' Keyboard For iOS, Featuring Built-In Google Search
Monday May 09, 2016 @02:57PM FTC Orders Apple, Google, Microsoft, BlackBerry, Samsung To Divulge Mobile Security Practices
Monday May 09, 2016 @02:44PM Opera Launches 'Free And Unlimited' VPN App For iOS
Friday May 06, 2016 @05:39PM Microsoft To End Nagging Windows 10 Upgrade Notifications In July
Thursday May 05, 2016 @07:25PM Finger-Tracking Tech Turns Your Arm Into A Touchpad
Thursday May 05, 2016 @04:34PM SAP Partners With Apple To Expand iOS In The Enterprise
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @05:16PM Microsoft Overhauls SharePoint To Compete With Slack In The Mobile Era
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @08:31AM Life's Too Short For Slow Computers
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @03:46PM Slashdot Asks: What Do You Think Is The Most Influential Gadget Of All Time?
Friday April 29, 2016 @07:00PM Developer Installs Windows 95 On An Apple Watch
Friday April 29, 2016 @12:02PM Microsoft Flow -- An IFTTT Alternative -- Aims To Connect Your Online Apps
Thursday April 28, 2016 @06:12PM Microsoft Limits Cortana Search Box In Windows 10 To Bing and Edge Only
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @10:55AM Federal Judge Rules Amazon Must Refund Parents Duped By In-App Purchases
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @05:49PM Millions Of Waze Users Can Have Their Movements Tracked By Hackers
Monday April 25, 2016 @05:41PM Symantec: Cruz and Kasich Campaign Apps May Expose Sensitive Data
Monday April 25, 2016 @04:39PM Facebook Is Building A Standalone Camera App To Encourage Its 1.6 Billion Users To Share More
Monday April 25, 2016 @06:27AM Google Appears To Be Working On Bringing Android Apps to Chrome OS
Friday April 22, 2016 @05:18PM Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Build 14328 With Windows Ink, New UI
Thursday April 21, 2016 @11:48PM Turns Out That Snaps Are Not Secure In Ubuntu With X11
Thursday April 21, 2016 @11:19AM Microsoft Translator App For Android Can Now Translate Text In a Photo
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @03:26PM Scientist Shrinks Arduino To Size Of An AA Battery
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @04:19PM Viber Update Brings End-To-End Encryption and Hidden Chats
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @03:16PM Cheaper Vizio 4K TVs With Built-in Google Cast Are Here
Sunday April 17, 2016 @02:15PM Google's Android N OS Will Support Pressure-Sensitive Screens
Friday April 15, 2016 @01:45PM Google Play Music To Add Podcast Support on April 18, Says Report
Friday April 15, 2016 @12:58PM Apple Considering Google-Like 'Paid Search' On App Store
Thursday April 14, 2016 @05:03PM GoPro Announces Third-Party Developer Program With Over 100 Partners
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @03:25PM Google Calendar Celebrates 10th Birthday With New Goals Feature
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @07:13PM Facebook's Account Kit Login System Works Via Phone Numbers, No Passwords Needed
Monday April 11, 2016 @04:21PM Cellebrite Is Developing Roadside Police 'Textalyzer' Device
Thursday April 07, 2016 @12:52PM Facebook Messenger Hits 900M Monthly Active Users; To Get Snapchat-Like Features
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @09:45PM Reddit Launches New Block Tools To Help Temper Harassment
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @08:43PM Chat App Kik Beats Facebook To Launching a Bot Store
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @05:20PM Magic Kinder Android App Lets Strangers Send Images, Videos To Your Kids
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @02:46PM New Website Lets Anyone Spy on Tinder Users
Monday April 04, 2016 @06:49PM Tech Firms Have An Obsession With 'Female' Digital Servants
Monday April 04, 2016 @05:27PM TSA Paid $1.4 Million For Randomizer App That Chooses Left Or Right
Monday April 04, 2016 @03:53PM Taliban App's Publication Points To Holes In Google's App Review Process
Monday April 04, 2016 @10:57AM BlackBerry Makes Privacy and Control Subscription in BBM Free
Saturday April 02, 2016 @03:21PM Mozilla Co-Founder's Ad-blocking Brave Browser Will Pay You Bitcoin To See Ads
Friday April 01, 2016 @04:51PM Windows 10 Anniversary Update Will Bring Android Notifications To Your PC
Friday April 01, 2016 @03:11AM Reddit Deletes Surveillance 'Warrant Canary' In Transparency Report
Thursday March 31, 2016 @01:47PM Apple Releases iOS 9.3.1 With Fix For Unresponsive Links
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @07:13PM Microsoft Extends Its Windows Hello Login Security Features To Apps and the Web
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @05:12PM Skype is Getting Cortana and Crazy Bot Messaging
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @04:08PM Microsoft Launches HoloLens Emulator, No Headset Required
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @03:45PM AT&T Looks To Sell Cyanogen-Powered ZTE Phone To Snub Google
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @03:08PM Microsoft Unlocks the Ability To Turn Xbox One Consoles Into 'Development Kits'
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @01:03PM Microsoft Launches Bot Framework To Let Developers Build Their Own Chatbots
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @12:28PM Apple's New Safari Technology Preview Browser Is Aimed At Web Developers
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @10:06AM Clicking on Links in iOS 9.3 Can Crash Your iPhone and iPad
Monday March 28, 2016 @02:47PM Volvo Wants You To Ditch Car Keys For Its New Smartphone App
Monday March 28, 2016 @10:43AM Security Flaw In Truecaller Android App Exposes Data of Millions of Users
Sunday March 27, 2016 @10:44AM iPhone 7s May Sport Curved Glass and AMOLED Display
Friday March 25, 2016 @07:21PM Amazon's Raspberry Pi Guide Lets Coders Build An Echo
Friday March 25, 2016 @06:37PM Apple's Night Shift May Have Zero Effect On Sleep