Slashdot Items Tagged "windows"

Date / Time Story
Sunday February 19, 2017 @07:53PM ZDNet: Linux 'Takes The World' While Windows Dominates The Desktop
Sunday February 19, 2017 @05:31PM Google Discloses An Unpatched Windows Bug (Again)
Sunday February 19, 2017 @08:35AM Google Discloses Windows Bug After Microsoft Delays Patch Tuesday
Friday February 17, 2017 @04:08PM Bill Gates: The Robot That Takes Your Job Should Pay Taxes
Thursday February 16, 2017 @10:39PM 99.6 Percent of New Smartphones Run Android or iOS
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @03:34PM Microsoft Delays February Patch Tuesday Indefinitely
Monday February 13, 2017 @06:06PM Microsoft's Open-Source Graph Engine Takes On Neo4j
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:30PM The City Of Munich Now Wants To Abandon Linux And Switch Back to Windows
Thursday February 09, 2017 @02:59PM Microsoft Teases Windows 10's Upcoming 'Project Neon' Design Language
Thursday February 09, 2017 @02:25PM Cortana Now Reminds You To Do the Things You Promised in Emails
Thursday February 09, 2017 @08:28AM Developer Explains Why All Windows Drivers Are Dated June 21, 2006
Thursday February 09, 2017 @12:37AM Programmer Develops Phone Bot To Target Windows Support Scammers
Saturday February 04, 2017 @03:32AM Microsoft Is Disabling Older Versions of Skype For Mac and Windows On March 1
Saturday February 04, 2017 @12:59AM Zero-Day Windows Security Flaw Can Crash Systems, Cause BSODs
Friday February 03, 2017 @05:13PM First Screenshots of Microsoft's Windows 10 Cloud OS Leak Online
Friday February 03, 2017 @09:42AM Windows SMB Zero Day Won't be Fixed Until Patch Tuesday
Thursday February 02, 2017 @06:01PM Windows DRM-Protected Files Used To Decloak Tor Browser Users
Thursday February 02, 2017 @04:57PM Windows DRM-Protected Files Used to Decloak Tor Browser Users
Thursday February 02, 2017 @10:48AM Microsoft Gives Windows Device Makers Their 2017 Marching Orders
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @03:16PM Tim Sweeney Dislikes Windows 10 Cloud Rumors, Calls OS 'Crush Steam Edition'
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @12:48PM Google Chrome Engineer Says Windows Defender 'the Only Well Behaved Antivirus', Cites 'Tons of Empirical Data'
Monday January 30, 2017 @12:23PM Microsoft's Coming Windows 10 Cloud Release May Have Nothing To Do With the Cloud
Sunday January 29, 2017 @08:59AM CNET Editor Rails Against Non-Consensual Windows Updates
Saturday January 28, 2017 @01:07AM Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Says PC Market Is Finally Stabilizing
Friday January 27, 2017 @02:51PM You Don't Need an Antivirus (Except Microsoft's Built-in on Windows), Says Former Firefox Developer
Friday January 27, 2017 @01:42PM Ask Slashdot: A Point of Contention - Modern User Interfaces
Friday January 27, 2017 @09:33AM Microsoft Says It Is Winning Its New War Against Macs
Thursday January 26, 2017 @03:30PM Microsoft Reportedly Working On a 'Lightweight Version of Windows' Known As 'Cloud Shell'
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @03:13PM Samsung's Galaxy S8 Will Feature a Headphone Jack, Desktop Dock, 'Infinity Display' and More, Says In-Depth Report
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @12:12PM Mac Sales Declined Nearly 10 Percent Last Year
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @12:50AM Wine 2.0 Released
Saturday January 21, 2017 @01:29AM Microsoft Targets Chrome Users With Windows 10 Pop-up Ad
Saturday January 21, 2017 @01:13AM Microsoft To Lay Off 700 Employees Next Week, Report Says
Friday January 20, 2017 @08:10PM Pwn2Own 2017 Offers Big Bounties For Linux, Browser, and Apache Exploits
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @07:14PM Microsoft Adds Intel's Clear Linux Open-Source OS To Azure Market
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @09:15AM Microsoft Plans To Add an Ebook Store To Windows 10
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @12:47AM Windows 10 Privacy Changes Appease Watchdogs, But Still No Data 'Off-Switch'
Monday January 16, 2017 @03:26PM Microsoft Patent Hints At Foldable Tablet Design For Surface Phone
Monday January 16, 2017 @12:51PM Microsoft: Windows 7 Does Not Meet the Demands of Modern Technology; Recommends Windows 10
Monday January 16, 2017 @12:37AM Windows 10 Upgrade Bug Disabled Cntrl-C In Bash
Sunday January 15, 2017 @09:49PM Windows 10 Gets A New Linux: openSUSE
Friday January 13, 2017 @08:15AM Microsoft's New Windows 10 Game Mode Will Maximize Gaming Performance
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @03:21PM Windows 10 Will Soon Lock Your PC When You Step Away From It
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @05:43PM Microsoft To Enhance User Privacy Controls In Upcoming Windows 10 Update
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @03:11PM Apple Patent Paves Way For iPhone With Full-Face Display, HUD Windows
Monday January 09, 2017 @04:55PM Windows 10 Will Soon Let You Opt-Out of Automatic Driver Updates
Sunday January 08, 2017 @01:11AM Apple Could Finally Sell More Devices Than Microsoft In 2017
Friday January 06, 2017 @09:43AM Microsoft To Revamp Windows 10 UI With Upcoming 'Project Neon' Update, Leaked Images Show
Thursday January 05, 2017 @12:36PM Rumors of Cmd's Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @06:11PM Qualcomm Details Snapdragon 835 Processor
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @03:34PM Norton Announces Core, a Smart Router To Protect Domestic IoT Devices
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @03:05AM Specs of Qualcomm's First ARM Processor Capable of Running Windows 10 Leaks
Monday January 02, 2017 @03:23PM Windows 10 Gains 14% Desktop Market Share in 2016, Edge Continues to Struggle
Monday January 02, 2017 @02:30PM Dell Launches XPS 13 2-in-1 Laptop With Intel Kaby Lake Chip, Starts at $1,000
Saturday December 31, 2016 @12:45AM Microsoft Is No Longer Selling Any Lumia Windows Phones On Its US Store
Thursday December 29, 2016 @12:17PM Microsoft Tests New 'Green Screen of Death' On Latest Windows 10 Builds
Thursday December 29, 2016 @09:21AM Microsoft Tests New 'Green Screen of Death' on Latest Windows 10 Builds
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @03:58PM Ask Slashdot: Is Computing As Cool and Fun As It Once Was?
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @03:07PM Windows 10 Getting a Game Mode That Would Improve Game Performance - Report
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @07:06AM Lenovo Switches To Windows 10 Signature Edition Image For Its Future ThinkPad Laptops
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @03:45PM Overclocker Pushes Intel Core i7-7700K Past 7GHz Using Liquid Nitrogen
Monday December 26, 2016 @01:00PM Windows 10 For PCs Build 14997 Leaks Online
Friday December 23, 2016 @02:41PM Mozilla Will Support Firefox For XP and Vista Until At Least September 2017
Friday December 23, 2016 @12:57PM Microsoft Exec Admits They 'Went Too Far' With Aggressive Windows 10 Updates
Thursday December 22, 2016 @09:35AM Raspberry Pi's Linux-Based PIXEL Desktop Now Available For PC and Mac
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @08:20PM Firefox Takes the Next Step Towards Rolling Out Multi-Process To Everyone
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @09:51AM Microsoft Wins $927 Million Pentagon Contract To Provide Technical Support
Monday December 19, 2016 @02:43PM Adobe Releases Flash Player 24 For Linux Four Years After the Last Major Update
Monday December 19, 2016 @12:46PM Most Firefox Users Still Running Windows 7
Thursday December 15, 2016 @09:29PM Zero-Days Hitting Fedora and Ubuntu Open Desktops To a World of Hurt
Thursday December 15, 2016 @12:33AM Windows 10 Update Broke DHCP, Knocked Users Off the Internet
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @03:44PM Microsoft Xbox One and Windows 10 Getting Dolby Atmos Surround Sound
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @06:58PM Microsoft Formally Introduces Zo, Its Latest AI-Powered Chatbot
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @09:04AM Microsoft To Bring Cortana To IoT Devices With Screens Next Year
Monday December 12, 2016 @04:02PM Xbox One Games Arrive On Oculus Rift With New Streaming App
Monday December 12, 2016 @11:12AM Microsoft Will Soon Start Bundling Drivers With Windows Store Games
Saturday December 10, 2016 @02:26PM New Bug In Windows 10 Anniversary Update Brings Wi-Fi Disconnects
Thursday December 08, 2016 @01:50PM PowerShell Security Threats Greater Than Ever, Researchers Warn
Thursday December 08, 2016 @09:06AM Microsoft Wants To Enable Cellular PCs, But Will Carriers Bite?
Thursday December 08, 2016 @01:10AM Microsoft and Qualcomm Collaborate To Bring Windows 10, x86 Emulation To Snapdragon Processors
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @01:13PM Microsoft Likely To See a Boost in Windows 10 Sales This New Year
Monday December 05, 2016 @05:41PM Windows 10 'Home Hub' Is Microsoft's Response To Amazon Echo and Google Home
Monday December 05, 2016 @04:53PM Google Preparing 'Invisible ReCAPTCHA' System For No User Interaction
Monday December 05, 2016 @12:34AM How Microsoft Lost In Court Over Windows 10 Upgrades
Sunday December 04, 2016 @07:06PM Does Windows 10's Data Collection Trade Privacy For Microsoft's Security?
Thursday December 01, 2016 @01:38PM Microsoft Says Summer's Windows 10 Upgrade Fit For Business
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @03:57PM No Man's Sky's Steam Page Didn't Mislead Gamers, Rules UK Ad Watchdog
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @03:21PM Wielding Their Windows Phones, Microsoft Shareholders Grill CEO Satya Nadella On Device Strategy
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @12:56PM PC Market Shows Signs of Recovery
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @12:54PM Holding Shift + F10 During Windows 10 Updates Opens Root CLI, Bypasses BitLocker
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @12:13AM Holding Shift + F10 During Windows 10 Updates Opens Root CLI, Bypasses BitLocker
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @11:17AM Boot Camp Might Damage Speakers on 2016 MacBook Pro
Monday November 28, 2016 @12:53PM Microsoft Exec Urges Linux Developers To Try Windows 10
Friday November 25, 2016 @05:28PM Microsoft Is Working On a New Design Language For Windows 10 Codenamed Project NEON
Friday November 25, 2016 @12:29PM Microsoft Shares Windows 10 Telemetry Data With Third Parties
Friday November 25, 2016 @12:08PM VLC Media Player Previews 360-degree Video Support
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @08:42PM Security Researchers Can Turn Headphones Into Microphones
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @03:36PM Microsoft Solitaire Collection From Windows 10 Now Available For Android and iOS
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @12:33AM Fedora 25 Now Available -- Makes It Easier To Switch From Windows 10 Or Mac
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:46PM 4K Netflix Arrives On Windows 10, But Only Via Microsoft's Edge Browser
Monday November 21, 2016 @02:19PM Microsoft's x86 on ARM64 Emulation: A Windows 10 Redstone 3 Fall 2017 Feature
Friday November 18, 2016 @07:07PM Slashdot Asks: Which Windows Laptop Could Replace a MacBook Pro?
Friday November 18, 2016 @02:52PM Windows 10 Informs Chrome and Firefox Users That Edge is 'Safer'
Friday November 18, 2016 @09:46AM Microsoft Replaces Command Prompt with PowerShell in Latest Windows 10 Build
Monday November 14, 2016 @10:31AM SteamVR To Get Linux and Mac OSX Support Within 'a Few Months'
Monday November 14, 2016 @02:21AM Microsoft Says Windows 10 Version 1607 is The Most Secure Windows Ever
Friday November 11, 2016 @08:49AM Kaspersky Lab Files Complaint Against Microsoft for Giving Unfair Advantage To Windows Defender
Friday November 11, 2016 @01:39AM Pro Video Editor Says MacBook Pro Beats Out Superior Spec'd Windows Machines In Real-World
Thursday November 10, 2016 @09:18PM Spotify Is Writing Massive Amounts of Junk Data To Storage Drives
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @04:02PM Open Source Pioneer Munich Debates Report That Suggests Abandoning Linux for Windows 10
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @02:13PM Microsoft is Adding a Virtual Trackpad To Windows 10
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @12:10AM After Protest, Lenovo Releases BIOS For Loading Linux on Yoga 900, IdeaPad 710S
Monday November 07, 2016 @01:57PM Nvidia Adds Telemetry To Latest Drivers
Sunday November 06, 2016 @12:41PM Windows 10's Store Locks 'Call of Duty' Purchasers Into Windows-10-Only Battles
Friday November 04, 2016 @09:50PM Here We Go Again: Microsoft's Popping Up Ads From the Windows 10 Toolbar
Thursday November 03, 2016 @09:01PM Windows 7 and 8.1 Are Gaining More New Users Than Windows 10
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:58PM Ukraine's Military Wants To Use the HoloLens For Its Tanks
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:52PM Windows 10 Updates To Get Much Smaller To Download Thanks To The Unified Update Platform
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:49PM Windows 10 Updates Are About To Get a Lot Smaller To Download as Microsoft Switches To Differential Patching
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:35AM Computer Virus Attack Forces Hospitals To Cancel Operations, Shut Down Systems
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @12:14AM Microsoft Says Russia-Linked Hackers Are Exploiting Newly Discovered Flaw In Windows OS
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @11:35PM Facebook Officially Announces Gameroom, Its PC Steam Competitor
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @11:25AM Microsoft Stops Selling Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 To Computer Makers
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @01:03AM Google Discloses Exploited Windows Vulnerability 10 Days After Telling Microsoft
Thursday October 27, 2016 @12:29AM WhatsApp Is Rolling Out Video Calls On Its Android App
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @12:34PM Microsoft Unveils 28-inch Surface Studio All-In-One With Surface Dial Input
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @10:22AM Microsoft Unveils Windows 10 Creators Update, Coming in Early 2017
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:50PM Benchmark Battle October 2016: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Monday October 24, 2016 @05:32PM Rowhammer Attack Can Now Root Android Devices
Friday October 21, 2016 @12:07PM Macs End Up Costing 3 Times Less Than Windows PCs Because of Fewer Tech Support Expense, Says IBM's IT Guy
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @06:58PM Researchers Bypass ASLR Protection On Intel Haswell CPUs
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @11:30PM Patriots Coach Bill Belichick on Microsoft Surface: 'I Just Can't Take It Anymore'
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @10:14AM Windows is the Most Open Platform There is, Says Satya Nadella
Sunday October 16, 2016 @11:16PM There's Bugs In The Windows 10 Implementation of Bash
Friday October 14, 2016 @11:02AM It's Time For Laptop Companies To Switch To Precision Touchpad
Thursday October 13, 2016 @12:10AM Chrome 54 Arrives With YouTube Flash Embed Rewriting To HTML5
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:44PM PC Industry Is Now On a Two-Year Downslide
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @01:41PM 'StrongPity' Malware Infects Users Through Legitimate WinRAR and TrueCrypt Installers
Friday October 07, 2016 @08:01PM Microsoft Is Redesigning the Paint App For Windows 10
Friday October 07, 2016 @01:53PM Microsoft Likely To Launch All-in-One Surface At its October 26 Event
Thursday October 06, 2016 @11:58AM Microsoft Allows Users To Remove Some System Applications in Windows 10 Insider Preview 14936
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @10:10AM New Project Lets You Install Arch Linux In the Windows Subsystem For Linux
Monday October 03, 2016 @04:37PM The Microsoft Band Is Dead
Monday October 03, 2016 @02:08PM Ubuntu 16.04 Available in Latest Insider Update To Windows 10
Sunday October 02, 2016 @01:57AM Pennsylvania's Voting Machines Are Running Windows XP
Saturday October 01, 2016 @05:52PM Microsoft Could Bring Windows Hello To Android, iPhone
Friday September 30, 2016 @10:05PM Microsoft Bungles This Week's Windows 10 Anniversary Update
Thursday September 29, 2016 @03:49PM Microsoft Forms New AI Research Group Led By Harry Shum
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @12:14AM Vladimir Putin Is Replacing Microsoft Programs With Domestic Software
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @03:06PM Microsoft Partners With Bank of America On Blockchain Trade Finance
Monday September 26, 2016 @11:29PM Windows 10 Will Soon Run Edge In a Virtual Machine To Keep You Safe
Monday September 26, 2016 @12:23PM Windows 10 Now On 400 Million Active Devices, Says Microsoft
Sunday September 25, 2016 @12:04AM Tuesday Was Microsoft's Last Non-Cumulative Patch
Thursday September 22, 2016 @03:44PM TypeScript 2.0 Released
Thursday September 22, 2016 @05:05AM Microsoft Asked To Compensate After Windows 10 Update Bricked PCs
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @01:38PM Lenovo Denies Claims It Plotted With Microsoft To Block Linux Installs
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @04:11PM Microsoft Will 'Solve' Cancer Within The Next 10 Years By Treating It Like A Computer Virus, Says Company
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @03:18PM Microsoft Unveils $37 Nokia 216 Feature Phone
Thursday September 15, 2016 @05:55PM Microsoft Has More Open Source Contributors On GitHub Than Facebook and Google
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @01:41PM Desktop Apps Make Their Way Into the Windows Store
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @09:58AM Windows 10 Anniversary Update Rollout May Not Be Done Until Early November
Monday September 12, 2016 @07:57PM Microsoft To Kill The Lumia Brand In Favor of a New Surface Phone, Says Report
Friday September 09, 2016 @04:03PM Microsoft Is Bringing WebVR To Microsoft Edge On Windows 10
Thursday September 08, 2016 @12:30PM Microsoft To Launch At Least One Surface All-In-One PC Next Month
Thursday September 08, 2016 @09:02AM Raspberry Pi Passes 10M Sales Mark
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @03:48PM Modified USB Ethernet Adapter Can Steal Windows and Mac Credentials
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @03:45PM Modified USB Ethernet Adapter Can Steal Windows and Mac Credentials
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @12:28PM Sony Wins Battle Over Preinstalled Windows in Europe's Top Court
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @06:22PM Why Intel Kaby Lake and AMD Zen Will Only Be Optimized On Windows 10
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @06:16PM Google Uses Surface Books To Show Off Chrome Battery Improvements
Friday September 02, 2016 @11:29AM Microsoft To Add Flux Like Night Mode In Windows 10, Rendering 3rd-Party App's Existence Useless
Thursday September 01, 2016 @07:10PM New Intel and AMD Chips Will Only Support Windows 10
Thursday September 01, 2016 @03:01PM Microsoft Deprecating 'Obsolete' SmartScreen Spam Filters In Outlook and Exchange
Thursday September 01, 2016 @11:10AM Microsoft Fixes Windows 10 Anniversary Update Freezing Issues
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @03:57PM Lenovo's 'Yoga Book' Laptop Is So Thin It Needs A Touchscreen Keyboard
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @10:19AM Acer Unveils Slim Windows 10 Notebooks, Convertible Chromebook, Curved Screen Laptop
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @03:43PM PlayStation Now Streaming Service Available On Windows PCs
Sunday August 28, 2016 @05:31PM New Ransomware Poses As A Windows Update
Sunday August 28, 2016 @03:16PM Ask Slashdot: What's The Best Way To Backup Large Amounts Of Personal Data?
Saturday August 27, 2016 @12:24PM ReactOS 0.4.2 Released: Supports Linux Filesystems, .NET Applications, and Doom 3
Thursday August 25, 2016 @11:22PM Windows 10 Computers Crash When Amazon Kindles Are Plugged In
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @11:36PM Latest Windows 10 Update Breaks PowerShell
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @06:27AM ReactOS 0.4.2 Officially Released (with introduced dot.NET 2.0/4.0 support)
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @12:10AM Microsoft Buys AI-Powered Scheduling App Genee
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @07:04PM Microsoft Details Its 24-Core 'Holographic Processor' Used In HoloLens
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @01:48PM PlayStation 3 Games Are Coming To PC
Sunday August 21, 2016 @11:32PM Ask Slashdot: How Will You Handle Microsoft's New 'Cumulative' Windows Updates?
Saturday August 20, 2016 @02:50PM Microsoft Announces 'Cumulative' Updates Will Become Mandatory For Windows 7 and 8.1
Saturday August 20, 2016 @12:29AM Microsoft Has Broken Millions Of Webcams With Windows 10 Anniversary Update
Friday August 19, 2016 @02:36PM Google Will Kill Chrome Apps For Windows, Mac, and Linux In Early 2018
Thursday August 18, 2016 @11:16AM Microsoft PowerShell Goes Open Source and Lands On Linux and Mac
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @06:20PM Intel Unveils Project Alloy 'Merged Reality' Wireless Headset
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @03:15PM Windows UAC Bypass Permits Code Execution
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @12:57PM All Windows 10 PCs Will Support HoloLens Next Year
Monday August 15, 2016 @06:45PM Former CEO of Angry Birds-Maker Rovio Hired To Revive Nokia's Phone Business
Saturday August 13, 2016 @01:53PM Disable WPAD Now or Have Your Accounts Compromised, Researchers Warn
Friday August 12, 2016 @11:54PM No Man's Sky Launches On Steam and GOG and It's Off To A Rocky Start
Friday August 12, 2016 @03:40PM Microsoft Starts Testing Windows 10's Next Major Update
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @05:37PM Microsoft Accidentally Provides Example of Dangers of Encryption 'Back Doors'
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @01:06PM Researchers Crack Microsoft Feature, Say Encryption Backdoors Similarly Crackable