Slashdot Items Tagged "windows"

Date / Time Story
Saturday April 22, 2017 @10:00PM Microsoft Will Block Desktop 'Office' Apps From 'Office 365' Services In 2020
Saturday April 22, 2017 @02:13AM Leaked Document Sheds Light On Microsoft's Chromebook Rival
Saturday April 22, 2017 @02:10AM Microsoft Improves Gmail Experience For Windows 10 Insiders, But There Are Privacy Concerns
Friday April 21, 2017 @12:15PM Developer Publishes Patch To Enable Windows 7 and 8.1 Updates On New Hardware
Friday April 21, 2017 @01:30AM File System Improvements To the Windows Subsystem for Linux
Thursday April 20, 2017 @01:58PM Microsoft Says It Will Release Two Feature Updates Per Year For Windows 10, Office
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:18PM User-Made Patch Lets Owners of Next-Gen CPUs Install Updates On Windows 7 & 8.1
Monday April 17, 2017 @08:49AM Microsoft's Rumored CloudBook Could Be Your Next Cheap Computer
Friday April 14, 2017 @04:53PM Microsoft Confirms Only a Handful of Windows Phones Will Receive Windows 10 Creators Update
Friday April 14, 2017 @04:17PM NSA-Leaking Shadow Brokers Just Dumped Its Most Damaging Release Yet
Friday April 14, 2017 @01:18PM Microsoft Experimenting Tabs Experience On File Explorer, Other Apps On Windows 10
Friday April 14, 2017 @08:28AM Shadow Brokers Release New Batch of Files Containing Windows and SWIFT Exploits
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:21PM New Processors Are Now Blocked From Receiving Updates On Old Windows
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @07:33PM Microsoft Kills Off Security Bulletins
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @11:16AM Microsoft Ends Support For Windows Vista; Begins To Roll Out Windows 10 Creators Update
Sunday April 09, 2017 @05:42PM Microsoft Claims Windows 10 Saves Enterprises 28% More Than They Claimed Last Year
Saturday April 08, 2017 @01:30AM 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
Friday April 07, 2017 @03:46PM Microsoft Formally Bans Emulators On Xbox, Windows 10 Download Shops
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @05:45PM The Windows 10 Creators Update Is Now Available
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @05:28PM You Can Install Windows 10 Creators Update Starting Today
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @02:35PM Microsoft Finally Reveals What Data Windows 10 Really Collects
Monday April 03, 2017 @02:43PM Netflix Now Lets You Download Videos Onto Your PC
Monday April 03, 2017 @01:47PM Android Overtakes Windows as the Internet's Most Used Operating System
Monday April 03, 2017 @11:11AM GitHub Repository Owners Targeted By Data-Stealing Malware
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:09AM USB Canary Sends An SMS When Someone Tinkers With Your USB Ports
Friday March 31, 2017 @03:11PM Windows 10 Mobile Needs To Be Put Out of Its Misery
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @05:16PM 'Samsung Dex' Is a Galaxy S8 Dock That Turns Your Phone Into a Desktop
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @09:49AM Slashdot Asks: Windows 10 Creators Update Goes Live On April 11, Will You Upgrade?
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @12:23AM 10 Million Insiders Test And Use Windows 10 Every Day, Says Microsoft
Sunday March 26, 2017 @08:15PM Class Action Lawsuit Launched Over Forced Windows 10 Upgrades
Sunday March 26, 2017 @05:49PM Microsoft Sued Over Windows 10 Upgrade Causing "Data Loss"
Saturday March 25, 2017 @02:32AM Microsoft Delivers Secure China-Only Cut of Windows 10
Saturday March 25, 2017 @01:29AM A 21st-Century Version Of OS/2 Warp May Be Released Soon
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @02:21PM A 21st Century Version Of OS/2 Warp Appears To Be About To Be Released
Monday March 20, 2017 @02:52PM Popular Open-Source Audio Editor Audacity Adds Windows 10 Support, More Improvements
Monday March 20, 2017 @02:23PM Windows 10 Will Download Some Updates Even Over a Metered Connection
Saturday March 18, 2017 @07:33AM Windows 10 UAC Bypass Uses Backup and Restore Utility
Friday March 17, 2017 @01:32AM Microsoft Locks Ryzen, Kaby Lake Users Out of Updates On Windows 7, 8.1
Thursday March 16, 2017 @07:27PM Windows 10 UAC Bypass Uses Backup and Restore Utility
Thursday March 16, 2017 @10:30AM Microsoft To End Support For Windows Vista In Less Than a Month
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @01:54PM Canonical Preps Security Lifeboat, Yells: Ubuntu 12.04 Hold-Outs, Get In
Monday March 13, 2017 @07:24AM Windows 10 Is Just 'A Vehicle For Advertisements', Argues Tech Columnist
Saturday March 11, 2017 @01:09AM Microsoft Admits Mistake, Pulls Problematic Windows 10 Driver
Friday March 10, 2017 @09:42PM Munich's IT Lead: 'No Compelling Reason' To Switch Back To Windows From Linux
Thursday March 09, 2017 @02:01PM Microsoft Is Spamming Windows 10 File Explorer With Ads For OneDrive Storage
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @02:40PM Windows Server on ARM Is Finally Happening, And It Should Worry Intel
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @10:05AM Firefox 52 Is The Last Version of Firefox For Windows XP and Vista
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @04:51PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Best Protect Client Files From Wireless Hacking?
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @04:32PM Dell Doubles Down On High-End Ubuntu Linux Laptops
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @01:40PM Android is About To Eclipse Windows as the World's Most-Used Operating System
Sunday March 05, 2017 @05:12PM Windows 10 Build 15048 Has a Windows Mixed Reality Demo You Can Try
Sunday March 05, 2017 @03:40PM Third-Party Vendor Issues Temporary Patch For Windows Vulnerability
Sunday March 05, 2017 @05:46AM Third-Party Vendor Issues Temporary Patch for Windows GDI Vulnerability
Sunday March 05, 2017 @01:39AM Third-Party Vendor Offers A Temporary Patch For Windows Vulnerability
Friday March 03, 2017 @11:26AM Apple Losing Out To Microsoft and Google in US Classrooms
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @01:37PM Microsoft is Making It Easy To Stop Windows 10 Rebooting Your PC Randomly For Updates
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @01:53AM AOL Is Cutting Off Third-Party App Access To AIM
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:31PM Ask Slashdot: What Would Happen If All Software Ran On All Platforms?
Monday February 27, 2017 @10:35AM Microsoft To Introduce a New Feature In Windows 10 Which Will Allow Users To Block Installation of Desktop Apps
Sunday February 26, 2017 @03:33PM 94% of Microsoft Vulnerabilities Can Be Mitigated By Turning Off Admin Rights
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @01:38PM EU Privacy Watchdogs Say Windows 10 Settings Still Raise Concerns
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @01:36PM Gemalto Launches eSIM Technology for Windows 10 Devices
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @01:36PM Microsoft Confirms Another 2017 Update After Windows 10 Creators Update
Monday February 20, 2017 @01:16AM Google Discloses An Unpatched Windows Bug (Again)
Sunday February 19, 2017 @08:53PM ZDNet: Linux 'Takes The World' While Windows Dominates The Desktop
Sunday February 19, 2017 @09:35AM Google Discloses Windows Bug After Microsoft Delays Patch Tuesday
Friday February 17, 2017 @05:08PM Bill Gates: The Robot That Takes Your Job Should Pay Taxes
Thursday February 16, 2017 @11:39PM 99.6 Percent of New Smartphones Run Android or iOS
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @04:34PM Microsoft Delays February Patch Tuesday Indefinitely
Monday February 13, 2017 @07:06PM Microsoft's Open-Source Graph Engine Takes On Neo4j
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:30PM The City Of Munich Now Wants To Abandon Linux And Switch Back to Windows
Thursday February 09, 2017 @03:59PM Microsoft Teases Windows 10's Upcoming 'Project Neon' Design Language
Thursday February 09, 2017 @03:25PM Cortana Now Reminds You To Do the Things You Promised in Emails
Thursday February 09, 2017 @09:28AM Developer Explains Why All Windows Drivers Are Dated June 21, 2006
Thursday February 09, 2017 @01:37AM Programmer Develops Phone Bot To Target Windows Support Scammers
Saturday February 04, 2017 @04:32AM Microsoft Is Disabling Older Versions of Skype For Mac and Windows On March 1
Saturday February 04, 2017 @01:59AM Zero-Day Windows Security Flaw Can Crash Systems, Cause BSODs
Friday February 03, 2017 @06:13PM First Screenshots of Microsoft's Windows 10 Cloud OS Leak Online
Friday February 03, 2017 @10:42AM Windows SMB Zero Day Won't be Fixed Until Patch Tuesday
Friday February 03, 2017 @01:40AM Ransomware Completely Shuts Down Ohio Town Government
Thursday February 02, 2017 @07:01PM Windows DRM-Protected Files Used To Decloak Tor Browser Users
Thursday February 02, 2017 @05:57PM Windows DRM-Protected Files Used to Decloak Tor Browser Users
Thursday February 02, 2017 @11:48AM Microsoft Gives Windows Device Makers Their 2017 Marching Orders
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @04:16PM Tim Sweeney Dislikes Windows 10 Cloud Rumors, Calls OS 'Crush Steam Edition'
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @01:48PM Google Chrome Engineer Says Windows Defender 'the Only Well Behaved Antivirus', Cites 'Tons of Empirical Data'
Monday January 30, 2017 @01:23PM Microsoft's Coming Windows 10 Cloud Release May Have Nothing To Do With the Cloud
Sunday January 29, 2017 @09:59AM CNET Editor Rails Against Non-Consensual Windows Updates
Sunday January 29, 2017 @03:45AM Police Department Loses Years Worth of Evidence In Ransomware Incident
Saturday January 28, 2017 @02:07AM Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Says PC Market Is Finally Stabilizing
Friday January 27, 2017 @03:51PM You Don't Need an Antivirus (Except Microsoft's Built-in on Windows), Says Former Firefox Developer
Friday January 27, 2017 @02:42PM Ask Slashdot: A Point of Contention - Modern User Interfaces
Friday January 27, 2017 @10:33AM Microsoft Says It Is Winning Its New War Against Macs
Thursday January 26, 2017 @04:30PM Microsoft Reportedly Working On a 'Lightweight Version of Windows' Known As 'Cloud Shell'
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @04:13PM Samsung's Galaxy S8 Will Feature a Headphone Jack, Desktop Dock, 'Infinity Display' and More, Says In-Depth Report
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @01:12PM Mac Sales Declined Nearly 10 Percent Last Year
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @01:50AM Wine 2.0 Released
Monday January 23, 2017 @01:59AM 'IT Issue' Grounded All United Airlines Flights In The US
Saturday January 21, 2017 @02:29AM Microsoft Targets Chrome Users With Windows 10 Pop-up Ad
Saturday January 21, 2017 @02:13AM Microsoft To Lay Off 700 Employees Next Week, Report Says
Friday January 20, 2017 @09:10PM Pwn2Own 2017 Offers Big Bounties For Linux, Browser, and Apache Exploits
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @08:14PM Microsoft Adds Intel's Clear Linux Open-Source OS To Azure Market
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @10:15AM Microsoft Plans To Add an Ebook Store To Windows 10
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @01:47AM Windows 10 Privacy Changes Appease Watchdogs, But Still No Data 'Off-Switch'
Monday January 16, 2017 @04:26PM Microsoft Patent Hints At Foldable Tablet Design For Surface Phone
Monday January 16, 2017 @01:51PM Microsoft: Windows 7 Does Not Meet the Demands of Modern Technology; Recommends Windows 10
Monday January 16, 2017 @01:37AM Windows 10 Upgrade Bug Disabled Cntrl-C In Bash
Sunday January 15, 2017 @10:49PM Windows 10 Gets A New Linux: openSUSE
Friday January 13, 2017 @09:15AM Microsoft's New Windows 10 Game Mode Will Maximize Gaming Performance
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:21PM Windows 10 Will Soon Lock Your PC When You Step Away From It
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @06:43PM Microsoft To Enhance User Privacy Controls In Upcoming Windows 10 Update
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @04:11PM Apple Patent Paves Way For iPhone With Full-Face Display, HUD Windows
Monday January 09, 2017 @05:55PM Windows 10 Will Soon Let You Opt-Out of Automatic Driver Updates
Sunday January 08, 2017 @02:11AM Apple Could Finally Sell More Devices Than Microsoft In 2017
Friday January 06, 2017 @10:43AM Microsoft To Revamp Windows 10 UI With Upcoming 'Project Neon' Update, Leaked Images Show
Thursday January 05, 2017 @01:36PM Rumors of Cmd's Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @07:11PM Qualcomm Details Snapdragon 835 Processor
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @04:34PM Norton Announces Core, a Smart Router To Protect Domestic IoT Devices
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @04:05AM Specs of Qualcomm's First ARM Processor Capable of Running Windows 10 Leaks
Monday January 02, 2017 @04:23PM Windows 10 Gains 14% Desktop Market Share in 2016, Edge Continues to Struggle
Monday January 02, 2017 @03:30PM Dell Launches XPS 13 2-in-1 Laptop With Intel Kaby Lake Chip, Starts at $1,000
Saturday December 31, 2016 @01:45AM Microsoft Is No Longer Selling Any Lumia Windows Phones On Its US Store
Thursday December 29, 2016 @01:17PM Microsoft Tests New 'Green Screen of Death' On Latest Windows 10 Builds
Thursday December 29, 2016 @10:21AM Microsoft Tests New 'Green Screen of Death' on Latest Windows 10 Builds
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @04:58PM Ask Slashdot: Is Computing As Cool and Fun As It Once Was?
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @04:07PM Windows 10 Getting a Game Mode That Would Improve Game Performance - Report
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @08:06AM Lenovo Switches To Windows 10 Signature Edition Image For Its Future ThinkPad Laptops
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @04:45PM Overclocker Pushes Intel Core i7-7700K Past 7GHz Using Liquid Nitrogen
Monday December 26, 2016 @02:00PM Windows 10 For PCs Build 14997 Leaks Online
Friday December 23, 2016 @03:41PM Mozilla Will Support Firefox For XP and Vista Until At Least September 2017
Friday December 23, 2016 @01:57PM Microsoft Exec Admits They 'Went Too Far' With Aggressive Windows 10 Updates
Thursday December 22, 2016 @10:35AM Raspberry Pi's Linux-Based PIXEL Desktop Now Available For PC and Mac
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @09:20PM Firefox Takes the Next Step Towards Rolling Out Multi-Process To Everyone
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @10:51AM Microsoft Wins $927 Million Pentagon Contract To Provide Technical Support
Monday December 19, 2016 @03:43PM Adobe Releases Flash Player 24 For Linux Four Years After the Last Major Update
Monday December 19, 2016 @01:46PM Most Firefox Users Still Running Windows 7
Thursday December 15, 2016 @10:29PM Zero-Days Hitting Fedora and Ubuntu Open Desktops To a World of Hurt
Thursday December 15, 2016 @01:33AM Windows 10 Update Broke DHCP, Knocked Users Off the Internet
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @04:44PM Microsoft Xbox One and Windows 10 Getting Dolby Atmos Surround Sound
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @07:58PM Microsoft Formally Introduces Zo, Its Latest AI-Powered Chatbot
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @10:04AM Microsoft To Bring Cortana To IoT Devices With Screens Next Year
Monday December 12, 2016 @05:02PM Xbox One Games Arrive On Oculus Rift With New Streaming App
Monday December 12, 2016 @12:12PM Microsoft Will Soon Start Bundling Drivers With Windows Store Games
Saturday December 10, 2016 @03:26PM New Bug In Windows 10 Anniversary Update Brings Wi-Fi Disconnects
Thursday December 08, 2016 @02:50PM PowerShell Security Threats Greater Than Ever, Researchers Warn
Thursday December 08, 2016 @10:06AM Microsoft Wants To Enable Cellular PCs, But Will Carriers Bite?
Thursday December 08, 2016 @02:10AM Microsoft and Qualcomm Collaborate To Bring Windows 10, x86 Emulation To Snapdragon Processors
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @02:13PM Microsoft Likely To See a Boost in Windows 10 Sales This New Year
Monday December 05, 2016 @06:41PM Windows 10 'Home Hub' Is Microsoft's Response To Amazon Echo and Google Home
Monday December 05, 2016 @05:53PM Google Preparing 'Invisible ReCAPTCHA' System For No User Interaction
Monday December 05, 2016 @01:34AM How Microsoft Lost In Court Over Windows 10 Upgrades
Sunday December 04, 2016 @08:06PM Does Windows 10's Data Collection Trade Privacy For Microsoft's Security?
Thursday December 01, 2016 @02:38PM Microsoft Says Summer's Windows 10 Upgrade Fit For Business
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:57PM No Man's Sky's Steam Page Didn't Mislead Gamers, Rules UK Ad Watchdog
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:21PM Wielding Their Windows Phones, Microsoft Shareholders Grill CEO Satya Nadella On Device Strategy
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @01:56PM PC Market Shows Signs of Recovery
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @01:54PM Holding Shift + F10 During Windows 10 Updates Opens Root CLI, Bypasses BitLocker
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @01:13AM Holding Shift + F10 During Windows 10 Updates Opens Root CLI, Bypasses BitLocker
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @12:17PM Boot Camp Might Damage Speakers on 2016 MacBook Pro
Monday November 28, 2016 @01:53PM Microsoft Exec Urges Linux Developers To Try Windows 10
Friday November 25, 2016 @06:28PM Microsoft Is Working On a New Design Language For Windows 10 Codenamed Project NEON
Friday November 25, 2016 @01:29PM Microsoft Shares Windows 10 Telemetry Data With Third Parties
Friday November 25, 2016 @01:08PM VLC Media Player Previews 360-degree Video Support
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @09:42PM Security Researchers Can Turn Headphones Into Microphones
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @04:36PM Microsoft Solitaire Collection From Windows 10 Now Available For Android and iOS
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @01:33AM Fedora 25 Now Available -- Makes It Easier To Switch From Windows 10 Or Mac
Monday November 21, 2016 @04:46PM 4K Netflix Arrives On Windows 10, But Only Via Microsoft's Edge Browser
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:19PM Microsoft's x86 on ARM64 Emulation: A Windows 10 Redstone 3 Fall 2017 Feature
Friday November 18, 2016 @08:07PM Slashdot Asks: Which Windows Laptop Could Replace a MacBook Pro?
Friday November 18, 2016 @03:52PM Windows 10 Informs Chrome and Firefox Users That Edge is 'Safer'
Friday November 18, 2016 @10:46AM Microsoft Replaces Command Prompt with PowerShell in Latest Windows 10 Build
Monday November 14, 2016 @11:31AM SteamVR To Get Linux and Mac OSX Support Within 'a Few Months'
Monday November 14, 2016 @03:21AM Microsoft Says Windows 10 Version 1607 is The Most Secure Windows Ever
Friday November 11, 2016 @09:49AM Kaspersky Lab Files Complaint Against Microsoft for Giving Unfair Advantage To Windows Defender
Friday November 11, 2016 @02:39AM Pro Video Editor Says MacBook Pro Beats Out Superior Spec'd Windows Machines In Real-World
Thursday November 10, 2016 @10:18PM Spotify Is Writing Massive Amounts of Junk Data To Storage Drives
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:02PM Open Source Pioneer Munich Debates Report That Suggests Abandoning Linux for Windows 10
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @03:13PM Microsoft is Adding a Virtual Trackpad To Windows 10
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @01:10AM After Protest, Lenovo Releases BIOS For Loading Linux on Yoga 900, IdeaPad 710S
Monday November 07, 2016 @02:57PM Nvidia Adds Telemetry To Latest Drivers
Sunday November 06, 2016 @01:41PM Windows 10's Store Locks 'Call of Duty' Purchasers Into Windows-10-Only Battles
Friday November 04, 2016 @10:50PM Here We Go Again: Microsoft's Popping Up Ads From the Windows 10 Toolbar
Thursday November 03, 2016 @10:01PM Windows 7 and 8.1 Are Gaining More New Users Than Windows 10
Thursday November 03, 2016 @03:58PM Ukraine's Military Wants To Use the HoloLens For Its Tanks
Thursday November 03, 2016 @03:52PM Windows 10 Updates To Get Much Smaller To Download Thanks To The Unified Update Platform
Thursday November 03, 2016 @03:49PM Windows 10 Updates Are About To Get a Lot Smaller To Download as Microsoft Switches To Differential Patching
Thursday November 03, 2016 @03:35AM Computer Virus Attack Forces Hospitals To Cancel Operations, Shut Down Systems
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @01:14AM Microsoft Says Russia-Linked Hackers Are Exploiting Newly Discovered Flaw In Windows OS
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @12:35AM Facebook Officially Announces Gameroom, Its PC Steam Competitor
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @12:25PM Microsoft Stops Selling Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 To Computer Makers
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @02:03AM Google Discloses Exploited Windows Vulnerability 10 Days After Telling Microsoft
Thursday October 27, 2016 @01:29AM WhatsApp Is Rolling Out Video Calls On Its Android App
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @01:34PM Microsoft Unveils 28-inch Surface Studio All-In-One With Surface Dial Input
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @11:22AM Microsoft Unveils Windows 10 Creators Update, Coming in Early 2017
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @04:50PM Benchmark Battle October 2016: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Monday October 24, 2016 @06:32PM Rowhammer Attack Can Now Root Android Devices
Friday October 21, 2016 @01:07PM 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 @06:15AM Donald Trump Running Insecure Email Servers
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @07:58PM Researchers Bypass ASLR Protection On Intel Haswell CPUs
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @12:30AM Patriots Coach Bill Belichick on Microsoft Surface: 'I Just Can't Take It Anymore'