Slashdot Items Tagged "microsoft"

Date / Time Story
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:00PM Fireball Browser Hijack Impact Revised After Microsoft Analysis
Thursday June 22, 2017 @12:16AM Microsoft Admits Disabling Anti-Virus Software For Windows 10 Users
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @12:40AM Microsoft Now Lets Surface Laptop Owners Revert Back To Windows 10 S
Monday June 19, 2017 @11:49AM Microsoft, Accenture Team Up On Blockchain-based Digital ID Network
Sunday June 18, 2017 @03:06PM Community Ports 'Visual Studio Code' To Chromebooks, Raspberry Pi
Sunday June 18, 2017 @01:04AM Microsoft Will Disable WannaCry Attack Vector SMBv1 Starting This Fall
Saturday June 17, 2017 @02:28AM You Can't Open the Microsoft Surface Laptop Without Literally Destroying It
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:37PM Microsoft's AI Is the First to Reach a Perfect Ms. Pac-Man Score
Thursday June 15, 2017 @11:30AM Green Party Leaders Don't Want Windows In Munich
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @03:39PM Robots Are Coming For Our Ms. Pac-Man High Scores
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @01:28PM Oil Changes, Safety Recalls, and Software Patches
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @05:23PM Microsoft to Disable SMBv1 (WannaCry Attack Vector) Starting This Fall
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @01:36PM Microsoft Warns of 'Destructive Cyberattacks', Issues New Windows XP Patches
Monday June 12, 2017 @03:06PM Microsoft Wins Xbox Class-Action Fight at US Supreme Court
Sunday June 11, 2017 @06:03PM Microsoft Unveils The Smallest Xbox Ever -- The Xbox One X
Saturday June 10, 2017 @02:06AM America's Five Biggest Tech Stocks Lost $97 Billion Friday
Saturday June 10, 2017 @01:04AM Why Does Microsoft Still Offer a 32-bit OS?
Saturday June 10, 2017 @01:01AM Microsoft To Shut Down Its Docs.com File-Sharing Site December 15
Friday June 09, 2017 @12:06AM Intel Fires Warning Shot At Qualcomm and Microsoft Over Windows 10 ARM Emulation
Thursday June 08, 2017 @02:49PM No Known Ransomware Works Against Windows 10 S, Says Microsoft
Thursday June 08, 2017 @01:54PM Malware Uses Obscure Intel CPU Feature To Steal Data and Avoid Firewalls
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @07:30PM Steve Ballmer Says Tech Firms Should Be As Accountable As NBA Teams
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:48PM WannaCry Exploit Could Infect Windows 10
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @10:44AM Kaspersky Files Antitrust Complaint Against Microsoft Over Disabling Its Antivirus Software
Monday June 05, 2017 @01:30PM Microsoft Leak Reveals New Windows 10 Workstation Edition For Power Users
Saturday June 03, 2017 @02:57PM Twitter Isn't Removing Enough Hate Speech, Complains The EU
Saturday June 03, 2017 @12:39AM Chinese 'Fireball' Malware Infects Nearly 250 Million Computers Worldwide
Friday June 02, 2017 @05:44PM Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Unveils World's Biggest Plane
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:09PM Microsoft Accidentally Released Internal Windows 10 Development Builds
Thursday June 01, 2017 @01:27PM Skype Announces Big Makeover Focused on Messaging and Social Sharing, But Will That Drive Its Popularity?
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @05:23PM Qualcomm, Microsoft Announce Snapdragon 835 PCs With Gigabit LTE
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @03:49PM Elon Musk Joins CEOs Calling For US To Stay in Paris Climate Deal
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @06:30PM Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, and Google Lobby Against Texas 'Bathroom' Bill
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @02:19PM Microsoft's Looking To Reboot Mobile with New Software and Hardware: Sources
Monday May 29, 2017 @11:20AM Get Real, Microsoft: If the New Surface Pro Is a Laptop, Bundle It With a Type Cover
Sunday May 28, 2017 @01:40AM Security Analyst Concludes Windows 10 Enterprise 'Tracks Too Much'
Saturday May 27, 2017 @10:43PM Even For Businesses, Chrome Is The Top Browser
Saturday May 27, 2017 @12:18AM Reid Hoffman, Bill Gates, Others Ante Up Another $30 Million To Change.org the World
Thursday May 25, 2017 @04:19PM Firefox Marketing Head Expresses Concerns Over Google's Apparent 'Only Be On Chrome' Push
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @05:36PM Windows Switch To Git Almost Complete: 8,500 Commits and 1,760 Builds Each Day
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @03:58PM Intel Drops Thunderbolt 3 Royalty, Adds CPU Integration and Works Closely With Microsoft
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @01:23PM Microsoft To Launch Its Netflix-Style Game Pass On June 1; Live Gold Subscribers Get Early Access
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @12:44PM Open19 Launches Open Hardware Project Targeting Edge Computing
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @10:05AM Microsoft's New Surface Pro Features Faster Intel Kaby Lake Processor, 13.5 Hours of Battery Life
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @09:52AM Microsoft Announces 'Windows 10 China Government Edition', Lets Country Use Its Own Encryption
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:57PM Microsoft Says a Chinese 'Gaming Service' Company Is Hacking Xbox Accounts
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:39PM Microsoft Wants To Use DNA For Cloud Data Storage
Saturday May 20, 2017 @04:16AM Almost All WannaCry Victims Were Running Windows 7
Friday May 19, 2017 @03:31PM Linux Distros Won't Run On Microsoft's Education-Focused Windows 10 S OS
Friday May 19, 2017 @02:11PM CIA Co-Developed 'Athena' Windows Malware With US Cyber Security Company, WikiLeaks Reveals
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:47PM Windows XP PCs Infected By WannaCry Can Be Decrypted Without Paying Ransom
Thursday May 18, 2017 @01:57PM 'WannaCry Makes an Easy Case For Linux'
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @06:00PM The Tech Sector Is Leaving the Rest of the US Economy In Its Dust
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @03:28PM Microsoft Commits $5 Million To 'Landmark' United Nations Technology Partnership
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @11:59AM Group Linked To NSA Spy Leaks Threatens Sale of New Tech Secrets
Monday May 15, 2017 @04:43PM Microsoft Job Posting Hints At VR MMO
Monday May 15, 2017 @03:39AM Slashdot Asks: In the Wake Of Ransomware Attacks, Should Tech Companies Change Policies To Support Older OSs Indefinitely?
Monday May 15, 2017 @12:59AM Microsoft Wants To Monitor Your Workplace With AI, Computer Vision and the Cloud
Sunday May 14, 2017 @09:37PM Microsoft Blasts Spy Agencies For Leaked Exploits Used By WanaDecrypt0r
Saturday May 13, 2017 @06:43PM Researchers Find New Version Of WanaDecrypt0r Ransomware Without A Kill Switch
Saturday May 13, 2017 @01:45PM As World Reacts To WanaDecrypt0r, Microsoft Issues Patch For Old Windows Systems
Saturday May 13, 2017 @05:16AM Microsoft Issues Patch For Old WinXP/Server2003 to Protect Against WanaDecrypt0r
Friday May 12, 2017 @08:34PM Microsoft Finally Bans SHA-1 Certificates In Its Browsers
Friday May 12, 2017 @01:47PM Microsoft Is Surprisingly Comfortable With Its New Place In a Mobile, Apple, and Android World
Friday May 12, 2017 @12:29AM New Windows Look and Feel, Neon, Is Officially the 'Microsoft Fluent Design System'
Friday May 12, 2017 @12:27AM Windows 10 On ARM Will Support x86 Apps From Outside the Store
Thursday May 11, 2017 @06:21PM Why Doesn't Harvard Want To Talk About Its Mystery Microsoft Azure Project?
Thursday May 11, 2017 @12:01PM Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, the Next Major Update To Desktop OS
Thursday May 11, 2017 @11:35AM Ubuntu Arrives in the Windows Store, Suse and Fedora Are Coming To the Windows Subsystem For Linux
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @05:18PM Azure Goes Database Crazy With One New NoSQL, Two New SQL Services
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @03:23PM Microsoft's Emma Watch Is a Game-Changer For People With Parkinson's
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @01:17PM Windows 10 Now On 500 Million Devices, Up By 200 Million in a Year
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @11:16AM Slashdot Asks: Which Tech Giant You Can't Live Without?
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @05:17PM Microsoft Thinks USB-C Isn't Ready For the Mainstream
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @03:48PM Microsoft Wants You To Care For Your Surface Like a 'Luxury' Handbag
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @02:39PM Microsoft Is Planning To Turn Windows 10 PCs Into Amazon Echo Competitors
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @02:36PM Opinion: Even if You Hate the Idea, Windows Users Should Want Windows 10 S To Succeed
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:30PM Google Researchers Find Wormable 'Crazy Bad' Windows Exploit
Monday May 08, 2017 @01:12AM Microsoft Patents Flagging Technology For 'Repeat Offenders' Of Pirated Content
Friday May 05, 2017 @02:04PM In Oracle's Cloud Pitch To Enterprises, an Echo of a Bygone Tech Era
Friday May 05, 2017 @11:15AM Microsoft Tests a Secured Edge Browser For Business
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @12:39PM Microsoft's Nadella Says Company Will Make More Phones, But They Won't Look Like Today's Devices
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @01:12AM Surface Laptop Can Be Switched To Windows 10 Pro For Free Until 2018
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @11:16PM You Can't Change the Default Browser or Switch To Google Search In Windows 10 S
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @06:21PM Microsoft Is Bringing Office to the Windows Store
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @11:19AM Microsoft Unveils the Surface Laptop, a Traditional Notebook That Is 'Better' Than MacBook Pro
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @10:00AM Microsoft Unveils Windows 10 S, an Education Edition Limited To Windows Store Apps
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @12:33AM Microsoft's Surface Laptop With Windows 10 S Leaks Ahead of New York Unveil
Sunday April 30, 2017 @05:22PM Neowin: Microsoft's Windows Phone Business 'Is Dead'
Sunday April 30, 2017 @01:04PM Microsoft And Apple Target Schools In War With Chromebook
Saturday April 29, 2017 @05:14PM Microsoft's Surface Revenue Drops By $285M (26%)
Friday April 28, 2017 @11:47PM Some Of The Pentagon's Critical Infrastructure Still Runs Windows 95 And 98
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:05PM WikiLeaks Reveals the 'Snowden Stopper': CIA Tool To Track Whistleblowers
Thursday April 27, 2017 @02:36PM Hackers Exploited Word Flaw For Months While Microsoft Investigated
Thursday April 27, 2017 @03:25AM Microsoft Co-founder Pledges $30 Million To House Seattle's Homeless
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @11:09PM LinkedIn Testing 1970's-Style No-CS-Degree-Required Software Apprenticeships
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @03:00PM Maybe Don't Manually Install Windows 10 Creators Update, Says Microsoft
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @03:00PM Windows is Bloated, Thanks to Adobe's Extensible Metadata Platform
Monday April 24, 2017 @02:12PM Microsoft's Nadella Banks On LinkedIn Data To Challenge Salesforce
Sunday April 23, 2017 @01:12AM 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 @02:12AM LinkedIn Apologizes For Trying To Connect Everyone In Real Life
Saturday April 22, 2017 @02:10AM Microsoft Improves Gmail Experience For Windows 10 Insiders, But There Are Privacy Concerns
Saturday April 22, 2017 @01:17AM Microsoft Will Support Python In SQL Server 2017
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 Microsoft Says It Will Release Two Feature Updates Per Year For Windows 10, Office
Friday April 21, 2017 @01:30AM File System Improvements To the Windows Subsystem for Linux
Thursday April 20, 2017 @08:56AM Microsoft To Shut Down Wunderlist, an App It Acquired Two Years Ago, In Favor Of Homegrown App To-Do
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @04:29PM Microsoft's Skype Is Most Used Messaging Service For Cyber Criminals, Study Finds
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:52PM Microsoft's Cool Quantum Computing Plan Embraces Cryogenic Memory
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 @01:07AM Microsoft Says Previous Windows Patches Fixed Newly Leaked NSA Exploits
Monday April 17, 2017 @02:55PM 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 @01:18PM Microsoft Experimenting Tabs Experience On File Explorer, Other Apps On Windows 10
Friday April 14, 2017 @10:29AM Google Is Working On a Tool For Managing Job Applicants
Friday April 14, 2017 @01:47AM Microsoft Says US Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Requests More Than Doubled
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:21PM New Processors Are Now Blocked From Receiving Updates On Old Windows
Thursday April 13, 2017 @12:39PM Microsoft To Offer Digital Refunds in Xbox and Windows Stores
Thursday April 13, 2017 @12:23AM Microsoft Edge Beats Chrome By Over Three Hours In New Battery Usage Test
Thursday April 13, 2017 @12:21AM Microsoft Kills Off Security Bulletins
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @02:56PM Are Chromebooks Responsible For PC Market Growth?
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @11:57AM Microsoft Edge Beats Chrome by Over Three Hours in New Battery Usage Test
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @03:30PM Facebook Has Reached Its Microsoft Bing Moment -- History Shows the Results Won't Be Pretty
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @11:16AM Microsoft Ends Support For Windows Vista; Begins To Roll Out Windows 10 Creators Update
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @10:48AM A Big Problem With AI: Even Its Creators Can't Explain How It Works
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @12:16AM Microsoft Acquires Container Platform Deis From Engine Yard
Monday April 10, 2017 @04:22PM Microsoft's Minecraft Set To Launch Its Own Currency
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 Formally Bans Emulators On Xbox, Windows 10 Download Shops
Saturday April 08, 2017 @01:29AM Microsoft's Surface Pro 5 Said To Move To Intel Kaby Lake Processors
Thursday April 06, 2017 @02:28PM Xbox Project Scorpio's Full Specs Revealed
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 @01:47PM Android Overtakes Windows as the Internet's Most Used Operating System
Friday March 31, 2017 @07:15PM Microsoft Is Shutting Down CodePlex
Friday March 31, 2017 @03:11PM Windows 10 Mobile Needs To Be Put Out of Its Misery
Friday March 31, 2017 @03:11PM Millions of Websites Affected By Unpatched Flaw in Microsoft IIS 6 Web Server
Friday March 31, 2017 @01:12AM Microsoft To Sell Customized Edition of Samsung Galaxy S8 Android Smartphones
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @05:16PM 'Samsung Dex' Is a Galaxy S8 Dock That Turns Your Phone Into a Desktop
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @03:11PM Xbox One's Faster, Simpler Interface is Now Available To Everyone
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
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @12:15AM Four Years Later, Xbox Exec Admits How Microsoft Screwed Up Disc Resale Plan
Monday March 27, 2017 @11:01AM Microsoft Yanks Docs.com Search After Complaints of Exposed Sensitive Files
Monday March 27, 2017 @12:45AM Is Microsoft Building A Foldable 'Surface' Phone?
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 @02:46PM Anti-Virus Vendors Scramble To Patch Hijacking Exploit Involving Microsoft Tool
Thursday March 23, 2017 @03:53PM Microsoft's OneDrive Web App Crippled With Performance Issues On Linux and Chrome OS
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @01:27AM Microsoft's Edge Was Most Hacked Browser At Pwn2Own 2017, While Chrome Remained Unhackable
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @03:49PM Microsoft Outlook, Skype, OneDrive Hit By Another Authentication Issue
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @12:18PM Microsoft Just Showed Off Exactly What Salesforce Was Worried About
Monday March 20, 2017 @02:23PM Windows 10 Will Download Some Updates Even Over a Metered Connection
Sunday March 19, 2017 @04:29PM WikiLeaks Won't Tell Tech Companies How To Patch CIA Zero-Days Until Demands Are Met
Saturday March 18, 2017 @09:26PM Edge, VMWare, Safari, And Ubuntu Linux Hacked at Pwn2Own 2017
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 @10:30AM Microsoft To End Support For Windows Vista In Less Than a Month
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @08:41AM Apple, Amazon, and Microsoft Are Helping Google Fight an Order To Hand Over Foreign Emails
Monday March 13, 2017 @05:12PM Microsoft's Project Scorpio Will Pack Internal PSU, 4K Game DVR Capture
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
Saturday March 11, 2017 @12:31AM Microsoft Continues Porting Visual C++ To Linux
Saturday March 11, 2017 @12:18AM Microsoft Continues Porting Visual C++ To Linux
Thursday March 09, 2017 @06:31PM EU Court Sets Limit On 'Right To Be Forgotten' In Company Registers
Thursday March 09, 2017 @05:56PM Project Scorpio Next-Generation Xbox Gaming Console Debuts In Microsoft Store
Thursday March 09, 2017 @02:01PM Microsoft Is Spamming Windows 10 File Explorer With Ads For OneDrive Storage
Thursday March 09, 2017 @01:23AM Tech's Ruling Class Casts a Big Shadow
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @02:40PM Windows Server on ARM Is Finally Happening, And It Should Worry Intel
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @09:39AM Microsoft Is Closing the Social Network You Forgot It Ever Launched
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @01:37AM Microsoft Releases Visual Studio 2017
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @12:00PM Microsoft Says It Is Working On Fix After Users Report Skype, Outlook, Xbox Live Outages
Monday March 06, 2017 @01:19AM Microsoft Browser Usage Drops 50% As Chrome Soars
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
Saturday March 04, 2017 @01:53PM Microsoft Finally Releases A Beta Version of Skype For Linux
Friday March 03, 2017 @11:26AM Apple Losing Out To Microsoft and Google in US Classrooms
Friday March 03, 2017 @01:38AM GameStop Stock Price Tanks After Microsoft Announces New Digital-Gaming Service
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @01:37PM Microsoft is Making It Easy To Stop Windows 10 Rebooting Your PC Randomly For Updates
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @01:14PM Microsoft Is Killing Off Skype WiFi Service
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @11:42AM Microsoft Announces Xbox Game Pass, Netflix-Style Gaming For the Xbox One
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
Monday February 27, 2017 @03:00AM Google Discloses Yet Another New Unpatched Microsoft Vulnerability In Edge/IE
Sunday February 26, 2017 @03:33PM 94% of Microsoft Vulnerabilities Can Be Mitigated By Turning Off Admin Rights
Sunday February 26, 2017 @10:18AM Google Goes Public with Unpatched Microsoft Edge and IE Vulnerability
Sunday February 26, 2017 @02:29AM The Videogame Industry Is Fighting 'Right To Repair' Laws
Saturday February 25, 2017 @03:48PM Severe IE 11 Bug Allows 'Persistent JavaScript' Attacks
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:57AM Microsoft Creates Skype Lite Especially For India
Thursday February 23, 2017 @02:40AM Microsoft Research Developing An AI To Put Coders Out of a Job
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @01:38PM EU Privacy Watchdogs Say Windows 10 Settings Still Raise Concerns
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @01:36PM Microsoft Confirms Another 2017 Update After Windows 10 Creators Update
Monday February 20, 2017 @10:41AM Microsoft Has Cancelled the Second-Gen HoloLens, Working on Third-Gen For 2019 Launch
Monday February 20, 2017 @10:28AM Google and Microsoft To Crackdown On Piracy Sites In Search Results
Monday February 20, 2017 @01:16AM Google Discloses An Unpatched Windows Bug (Again)
Sunday February 19, 2017 @09:35AM Google Discloses Windows Bug After Microsoft Delays Patch Tuesday