Slashdot Items Tagged "hardware"

Date / Time Story
Saturday April 29, 2017 @05:14PM Microsoft's Surface Revenue Drops By $285M (26%)
Friday April 28, 2017 @06:45PM Computer Pioneer Harry Huskey Dies At Age 101
Friday April 28, 2017 @05:41PM Washington State Orchard Owners Look To Robots As Labor Shortage Worsens
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:48PM Apple, Tesla Ask California To Change Its Proposed Policies On Self-Driving Car Testing
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:26PM MIT Creates 3D-Printing Robot That Can Construct a Home Off-Grid In 14 Hours
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:20PM Amazon's Alexa Can Now Whisper, Bleep Out Swear Words, and Change Its Pitch
Friday April 28, 2017 @09:57AM Nintendo Announces 2DS XL
Thursday April 27, 2017 @08:13PM Apple Patent Hints At Wirelessly Charging Your iPhone Via Wi-Fi Routers
Thursday April 27, 2017 @05:06PM Backdoor Could Allow Company To Shut Down 70% of All Bitcoin Mining Operations
Thursday April 27, 2017 @03:39PM Google Loses Top Hardware Executive
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @12:00PM Amazon Wants To Put a Camera and Microphone in Your Bedroom
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @08:06PM US ISP Goes Down As Two Malware Families Go To War Over Its Modems
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @04:10PM Murdered Woman's Fitbit Nails Cheating Husband
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @02:26AM BrickerBot, the Permanent Denial-of-Service Botnet, Is Back With a Vengeance
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @02:17AM Intel Launches Optane Memory That Makes Standard Hard Drives Perform Like SSDs
Monday April 24, 2017 @07:31PM In Preparation For Model 3, Tesla Plans To Double the Size of Its Supercharger Network This Year
Saturday April 22, 2017 @11:25PM Linux PC Maker System76 Plans To Design And Manufacture Its Own Hardware
Friday April 21, 2017 @05:57PM Developer of BrickerBot Malware Claims He Destroyed Over Two Million Devices
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:59PM Apple Hires Top Google Satellite Executives For New Hardware Team
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:42PM Samsung Will Fix the Galaxy S8 Red Tint Issue With a Software Update
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:24PM Theranos Used Shell Company To Secretly Buy Outside Lab Equipment, Says Report
Friday April 21, 2017 @12:49PM Leaked Document Sheds Light On Microsoft's Chromebook Rival
Friday April 21, 2017 @12:15PM Developer Publishes Patch To Enable Windows 7 and 8.1 Updates On New Hardware
Thursday April 20, 2017 @11:16PM CEO of Silicon Valley's $400 Juicer Promises Refunds After Hand-Squeezing Demonstration
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:53PM Ambient Light Sensors Can Be Used To Steal Browser Data
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:23PM Neuroscientists Offer a Reality Check On Facebook's 'Typing By Brain' Project
Thursday April 20, 2017 @04:15PM Apple Forces Recyclers To Shred All iPhones and MacBooks
Thursday April 20, 2017 @02:31PM Tesla Recalls 53,000 Model S, Model X Cars For Stuck Parking Brakes
Thursday April 20, 2017 @02:20PM Google Home Now Recognizes Specific Users' Voices, Gains Support For Multiple Accounts
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @01:21AM Baidu Announces New Open Platform To Help Speed Up Development of Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @06:12PM Benchmarks Show Galaxy S8 With Snapdragon 835 Is a Much Faster Android Handset
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:52PM Microsoft's Cool Quantum Computing Plan Embraces Cryogenic Memory
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:42PM Malaysia Air Is First Airline To Track Fleet With Satellites
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:18PM User-Made Patch Lets Owners of Next-Gen CPUs Install Updates On Windows 7 & 8.1
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:12PM User-Made Patch Lets Owners of Next-Gen CPUs Install Updates on Windows 7 &
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @01:56PM Apple To Launch Three New iPhones This Year: Bloomberg
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @12:42PM AMD Launches Higher Performance Radeon RX 580 and RX 570 Polaris Graphics Cards
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @12:02PM Despite Well Known Risks, Survey Finds Most People Use Smartphones While Driving
Monday April 17, 2017 @06:50PM New Approach To Virtual Reality Shocks You Into Believing Walls Are Real
Monday April 17, 2017 @06:19PM Chinese Warehouse Cut Labor Costs In Half With a Fleet of Tiny Robots
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:42PM Samsung Blocks Ability To Remap Galaxy S8's Bixby Button
Monday April 17, 2017 @08:49AM Microsoft's Rumored CloudBook Could Be Your Next Cheap Computer
Sunday April 16, 2017 @04:42PM Geek Builds His Own NES Classic With A Raspberry Pi
Saturday April 15, 2017 @01:51AM G.SKILL Hits 4500MHz With All-New Trident Z DDR4-4333MHz 16GB Memory Kit
Saturday April 15, 2017 @01:46AM Ask Slashdot: What Was Your First Home Computer?
Friday April 14, 2017 @06:58PM Scientists Win $2.6 Million For Star Trek Tricorder Device
Friday April 14, 2017 @06:45PM Children As Young As 13 Attending 'Smartphone Rehab' As Concerns Grow Over Screen Time
Friday April 14, 2017 @06:35PM US Navy Bans Vaping On Ships
Friday April 14, 2017 @05:57PM FriendELEC Releases $40 NanoPi K2 Board That Competes With ODROID-C2, Raspberry Pi 3
Friday April 14, 2017 @05:46PM Zelda: Breath of the Wild Is Now the Fastest-Selling Nintendo Launch Title of All Time
Friday April 14, 2017 @01:34AM Apple May Invest Billions of Dollars In Toshiba's Memory Chip Business
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:52PM Researchers Develop Master Fingerprints That Can Break Into Smartphones
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:21PM New Processors Are Now Blocked From Receiving Updates On Old Windows
Thursday April 13, 2017 @03:59PM Former Sysadmin Accused of Planting 'Time Bomb' In Company's Database
Thursday April 13, 2017 @03:50PM Nintendo Discontinues the NES Classic Edition - IGN
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @07:52PM Neuroscientists Weigh In On Elon Musk's Mysterious 'Neural Lace' Company
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @04:54PM Samsung Is Delaying the 'Voice' Part of Its New Bixby Voice Assistant
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @04:39PM Air Force Converts F-16 Jets Into Wingman Drones
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @04:30PM The Dark Secret At the Heart of AI
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @09:55AM Are Chromebooks Responsible For PC Market Growth?
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @11:28PM Investigation Finds Inmates Built Computers, Hid Them In Prison Ceiling
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @06:56PM Scientists Prove Your Phone's PIN Can Be Stolen Using Its Gyroscope Data
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @06:34PM Firefox To Let Users Control Memory Usage
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @10:13AM Fitbit's New Smartwatch Has Been Plagued By Production Mishaps
Monday April 10, 2017 @04:36PM 'Drawable' Electronic Circuit Technology Creates Radical Possibilities For Flexible Gadgets
Sunday April 09, 2017 @07:49PM Celebrating '21 Things We Miss About Old Computers'
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:14PM RightHand Robotics Automates a New Type of Warehouse Work: Recognizing, Picking Up Items From Boxes
Friday April 07, 2017 @04:08PM Microsoft's Surface Pro 5 Said To Move To Intel Kaby Lake Processors
Friday April 07, 2017 @03:50PM WikiLeaks Reveals Grasshopper, the CIA's Windows Hacking Tool
Thursday April 06, 2017 @03:07PM New Destructive Malware Intentionally Bricks IoT Devices
Thursday April 06, 2017 @11:58AM Nvidia Titan Xp Introduced as 'the World's Most Powerful Graphics Card'
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @04:53PM Canada's RCMP National Police Force Reveals Use of Secretive Cellphone Surveillance Technology
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @03:59PM Taser Offers Free Body Cameras To All US Police
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @03:19PM Google's Custom Machine Learning Chips Are 15-30x Faster Than GPUs and CPUs
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @09:16PM How the IBM 1403 Printer Hammered Out 1,100 Lines Per Minute
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @09:04PM 'Arctic World Archive' Will Keep the World's Data Safe In an Arctic Mineshaft
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:41PM Security Researcher Says Samsung's Tizen OS Is The Worst Code He's Ever Seen
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:27PM Gigabyte Firmware Bugs Allow the Installation of BIOS/UEFI Ransomware
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:00PM IoT Garage Door Opener Maker Bricks Customer's Product After Bad Review
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @02:37PM Gigabyte Firmware Bugs Allow the Installation of BIOS/UEFI Ransomware
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @10:45AM Why Intel Insists Rumors Of The Demise Of Moore's Law Are Greatly Exaggerated
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @09:35AM The Mac Pro Is Getting a Major Do-Over
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @09:21AM Apple Will Ship A Pro iMac Later This Year, It Won't Feature Touchscreen
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @12:11AM Nintendo Switch Consoles Are Reportedly Warping When Docked
Monday April 03, 2017 @09:42PM Companies Start Implanting Microchips Into Workers' Bodies
Monday April 03, 2017 @08:09AM Apple To Develop Its Own GPU, UK Chip Designer Imagination Reveals In 'Bombshell' PR
Sunday April 02, 2017 @10:47AM Flatbed Scanners Used As Relay Point For Controlling Malware
Sunday April 02, 2017 @12:58AM HTC Introduces Eye-Tracking 'VR Ad Service'
Saturday April 01, 2017 @09:37AM Flatbed Scanners Used as Relay Point for Controlling Malware
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:11AM Next-Generation DDR5 RAM Will Double the Speed of DDR4 In 2018
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:09AM USB Canary Sends An SMS When Someone Tinkers With Your USB Ports
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:09AM Study Shows Laptop Batteries Often Don't Last As Long As They Say
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:19PM HTC Introduces Eye-Tracking 'VR Ad Service'
Friday March 31, 2017 @04:04PM Oculus Co-Founder and Rift Creator Palmer Luckey Leaves Facebook
Friday March 31, 2017 @02:29PM USB Canary Sends an SMS When Someone Tinkers with Your USB Ports
Friday March 31, 2017 @01:28AM AMD Ryzen Game Patch Optimizations Show Significant Gains On Zen Architecture
Thursday March 30, 2017 @08:13PM Smartphones May Be To Blame For Unprecedented Spike In Pedestrian Deaths, Says Report
Thursday March 30, 2017 @03:30PM IBM Technology Creates Smart Wingman For Self-Driving Cars
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @09:13PM Verizon To Force 'AppFlash' Spyware On Android Phones
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @05:16PM 'Samsung Dex' Is a Galaxy S8 Dock That Turns Your Phone Into a Desktop
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:52PM Hobbyist Turns Nintendo 64 Console Into Nintendo Switch Dock
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @11:24AM Samsung Launches Galaxy S8 Smartphone
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @10:43AM One in Five Mobile Phones Shipped Abroad Are Phoney
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @08:13PM Scientists Turn Mammalian Cells Into Complex Biocomputers
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @06:07PM The Galaxy S8 Will Be Samsung's Biggest Test Ever
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:45PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Lies Programmers Tell Themselves?
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @04:48PM Hong Kong Government Loses Laptops Containing Personal Data of 3.7 Million Voters
Monday March 27, 2017 @09:42PM GameStop To Close At Least 150 Stores Due To Poor Q4 Sales
Monday March 27, 2017 @07:15PM New AI Algorithm Beats Even the World's Worst Traffic
Monday March 27, 2017 @05:32PM Facial Recognition Database Used By FBI Is Out of Control, House Committee Hears
Monday March 27, 2017 @04:42PM Ask Slashdot: What's the Best Working Environment For a Developer?
Monday March 27, 2017 @01:24PM With Optane Memory, Intel Claims To Make Hard Drives Faster Than SSDs
Monday March 27, 2017 @10:29AM Galaxy Note 7 Is Not Dead, Samsung Says It Will Sell Refurbished Units
Saturday March 25, 2017 @01:32AM Indiana's Inmates Could Soon Have Access To Tablets
Friday March 24, 2017 @05:03PM South Korea Finds Qualcomm Prevented Samsung From Selling Its Exynos Processors
Thursday March 23, 2017 @09:10PM Red-Light Camera Grace Period Goes From 0.1 To 0.3 Seconds, Chicago To Lose $17 Million
Thursday March 23, 2017 @05:52PM Apple Explores Using An iPhone, iPad To Power a Laptop
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @05:57PM Walmart Unveils 'Store No. 8' Tech Incubator In Silicon Valley
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @05:37PM Google Wants To Create Promotions That Aren't Ads For Its Voice-Controlled Assistant
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @04:41PM Burglars Can Easily Make Google Nest Security Cameras Stop Recording
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @04:31PM Wells Fargo: All ATMs Will Take Phone Codes, Not Just Cards
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @03:34PM AMD Confirms It's Issuing a Fix To Stop New Ryzen Processors From Crashing Desktops
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @11:48AM UK Flight Ban On Devices To Be Announced
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @10:00AM Apple iPad is a Faster, Cheaper iPad Air 2
Monday March 20, 2017 @08:49PM Samsung Announces Bixby, Its New Digital Assistant Launching With the Galaxy S8
Monday March 20, 2017 @07:32PM New Technology Combines Lip Motion and Passwords For User Authentication
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:28PM Royal Jordanian Airlines Bans Use of Electronics After US Voices Security 'Concerns'
Monday March 20, 2017 @03:48PM Intel Unveils Optane SSD DC P4800X Drive That Can Act As Cache Or Storage
Monday March 20, 2017 @11:31AM Qualcomm's New Processor Brings 4G To Feature Phones As Company Eyes Growth in Developing Markets
Monday March 20, 2017 @01:54AM Canonical Helps Launch A Snap Store For The Orange Pi Community
Sunday March 19, 2017 @01:07PM The First Practical Use For Quantum Computers: Chemistry
Friday March 17, 2017 @09:48PM Southwest Airlines Is Doing Away With Pneumatic Tubes, Paper Tickets
Friday March 17, 2017 @08:03PM Ask Slashdot: Best Virtual Reality Headsets?
Friday March 17, 2017 @04:32PM Raspberry Pi Becomes Third Best-Selling General Purpose Computer of All Time, Beating Commodore 64
Thursday March 16, 2017 @07:43PM Sony Patent Could Let You Wirelessly Charge Your Phone From Another Device
Thursday March 16, 2017 @04:25PM Ray Kurzweil On How We'll End Up Merging With Our Technology
Thursday March 16, 2017 @04:10PM That Laptop-Bricking USB Stick Just Got Even More Dangerous
Thursday March 16, 2017 @12:25PM Swatch Takes on Google, Apple With Watch Operating System
Thursday March 16, 2017 @10:30AM Microsoft To End Support For Windows Vista In Less Than a Month
Thursday March 16, 2017 @01:36AM Ask Slashdot: How To Teach Generic Engineers Coding, Networking, and Computing?
Thursday March 16, 2017 @01:01AM AMD Announces Ryzen 5 Processors With 4 and 6-Core Chips Starting At $169
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @06:28PM America May Miss Out On the Next Industrial Revolution
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @06:00PM NSA, DOE Say China's Supercomputing Advances Put US At Risk
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @04:18PM Inside a Phishing Gang That Targets Victims of iPhone Theft
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @07:33PM Kickstarter Campaign Aims To Add a Full Android Device To the Back of Your iPhone
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @04:55PM Chrome 57 Limits Background Tabs Usage To 1% Per CPU Core
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @04:30PM Vibrator Maker To Pay Millions Over Claims It Secretly Tracked Use
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @04:06PM Chrome 57 Limits Background Tabs Usage to 1% per CPU Core
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @11:08AM Why Samsung Ditched On-Screen Fingerprint Scanning For Galaxy S8
Monday March 13, 2017 @09:09PM A Rogue Robot Is Blamed For a Human Colleague's Gruesome Death
Monday March 13, 2017 @08:39PM Nintendo Switch Ships With Unpatched 6-Month-Old WebKit Vulnerabilities
Monday March 13, 2017 @05:49PM Laptop SSD Capacity To Remain Flat As NAND Flash Dearth Causes Prices To Rise
Monday March 13, 2017 @05:12PM Microsoft's Project Scorpio Will Pack Internal PSU, 4K Game DVR Capture
Monday March 13, 2017 @04:05PM PlayStation Now Will Bring PS4 Games to your PC
Sunday March 12, 2017 @05:40PM Can Crowdfunding Bring Back The Netbook?
Saturday March 11, 2017 @12:58PM New 'USG' Firewalls Protect USB Drives From Malicious Attacks
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:02PM California Says Autonomous Cars Don't Need Human Drivers
Friday March 10, 2017 @05:10PM Intel Security Releases Detection Tool For EFI Rootkits After CIA Leak
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:48PM Message For AMD: Open PSP Will Improve Security, Hinder Intel
Thursday March 09, 2017 @08:44PM NVIDIA Lifts Veil On GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Performance Reviews, Which Show Faster Speeds Than Titan X
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @07:17PM Quantum Computer Learns To 'See' Trees
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @04:09PM Apple Says It's Already Fixed Many WikiLeaks Security Issues
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @02:40PM Windows Server on ARM Is Finally Happening, And It Should Worry Intel
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @11:34PM Airbus Reveals a Modular, Self-Piloting Flying Car Concept
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @06:53PM AMD Offers Full Details and Performance of Zen-Based Naples Server Platform
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @04:32PM Dell Doubles Down On High-End Ubuntu Linux Laptops
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @04:07PM RadioShack Is Preparing to File For Bankruptcy Again
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @03:52PM China's ZTE Pleads Guilty, Will Pay $1.19 Billion For Violating US Trade Sanctions
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @01:40PM Android is About To Eclipse Windows as the World's Most-Used Operating System
Monday March 06, 2017 @09:45PM Amazon Shares Data With Arkansas Prosecutor In Murder Case
Monday March 06, 2017 @07:06PM Poachers Are Trying To Hack Animal Tracking Systems
Monday March 06, 2017 @06:46PM Nintendo Switch Owners Complain About Dead Pixels, Nintendo Says They're 'Normal'
Monday March 06, 2017 @04:24PM Ask Slashdot: Best File System For the Ages?
Monday March 06, 2017 @10:20AM IBM Will Sell 50-Qubit Universal Quantum Computer In the Next Few Years
Sunday March 05, 2017 @08:50PM Litebook Launches A $249 Linux Laptop
Friday March 03, 2017 @06:26PM Bill Would Legalize Active Defense Against Hacks
Friday March 03, 2017 @06:22PM Ask Slashdot: Why Are There No Huge Leaps Forward In CPU/GPU Power?
Friday March 03, 2017 @03:11PM Razer Wants To Build the Best Linux Laptop, And It Needs Your Help
Friday March 03, 2017 @11:26AM Apple Losing Out To Microsoft and Google in US Classrooms
Thursday March 02, 2017 @07:16PM Li-Ion Battery Inventor Creates Breakthrough Solid-State Battery, Holds 3X Charge
Thursday March 02, 2017 @06:49PM AMD Ryzen 7 Series Processor Reviews Go Live, Zen Looks Strong Vs Intel
Thursday March 02, 2017 @05:13PM Virginia Becomes First State To Legalize Delivery Robots
Thursday March 02, 2017 @04:37PM The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review By Ars Technica
Thursday March 02, 2017 @02:23AM Sorry, Apple, the Headphone Jack Isn't Going Anywhere
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @09:49PM Can Technology Prevent Cops From Forgetting To Turn On Their Body Cameras?
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:24PM Oculus Cuts Price On Rift Goggles and Touch Controllers
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @12:29AM NVIDIA Unveils Its $700 Top of the Line GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Graphics Card
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @06:59PM Google Pulls the Plug On Its Pixel Laptops
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:31PM Ask Slashdot: What Would Happen If All Software Ran On All Platforms?
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:13PM Moto, Huawei Are Replacing the Android Keys With a Touchpad
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @04:26PM Americans Have Fewer TVs On Average Than They Did In 2009
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @11:52AM BlackBerry Returns With 3 Possible New Phones in 2017, But Do You Care?
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @10:26AM Raspberry Pi Zero W is a $10 Computer With Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @01:03AM CloudPets IoT Toys Leaked and Ransomed, Exposing Kids' Voice Messages
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @12:50AM Man Gets 30 Days In Jail For Drone Crash That Knocked Woman Unconscious
Monday February 27, 2017 @07:35PM Boston Dynamics Reveals Handle, A Robot That Is 6 Feet Tall, Lifts 100 Pounds, and Jumps Up To 4 Feet
Monday February 27, 2017 @04:32PM LG Unveils G6 Android Nougat Smartphone With a Compact 5.7-Inch QHD+ 18:9 Display
Monday February 27, 2017 @10:24AM Sony Launches Phone With World's First 4K HDR Screen; Nokia Brings Back the 3310 Handset
Monday February 27, 2017 @10:11AM Intel Reacts To AMD Ryzen Apparently Cutting Prices On Core i7 And i5 Processors
Friday February 24, 2017 @08:15PM Slashdot Asks: Are Curved TVs Worth It?