Slashdot Items Tagged "microsoft"

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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
Friday February 17, 2017 @05:08PM Bill Gates: The Robot That Takes Your Job Should Pay Taxes
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @04:34PM Microsoft Delays February Patch Tuesday Indefinitely
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @01:56PM Microsoft Calls For 'Digital Geneva Convention'
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @12:22PM Microsoft's 'Forza' Video Game Francise Tops $1 Billion in Sales
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @11:49AM Microsoft Launches Outlook.com Premium Email Service, Costs $20 Per Year
Monday February 13, 2017 @07:06PM Microsoft's Open-Source Graph Engine Takes On Neo4j
Sunday February 12, 2017 @02:29AM The City Of Munich Now Wants To Abandon Linux And Switch Back to Windows
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:53AM Microsoft Allowed To Sue US Government Over Email Surveillance
Friday February 10, 2017 @01:27AM 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
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @01:30PM Microsoft Now Offers Patent Troll Defense For Azure Customers
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @02:13PM Microsoft Debuts Customizable Speech-To-Text Tech, Releases Some Cognitive Services Tools To Developers
Monday February 06, 2017 @08:16PM US House Passes Bill Requiring Warrants To Search Old Emails
Monday February 06, 2017 @07:19AM 97 Tech Companies Including Apple, Google, Microsoft Call Travel Ban Unlawful In Rare Coordinated Legal Action
Monday February 06, 2017 @01:47AM The Brief, Bumbling Tech Careers of Lady Gaga, Alicia Keys, and Will.i.am
Sunday February 05, 2017 @01:02AM Google, Unlike Microsoft, Must Turn Over Foreign Emails, Rules Judge
Saturday February 04, 2017 @04:32AM Microsoft Is Disabling Older Versions of Skype For Mac and Windows On March 1
Saturday February 04, 2017 @02:03AM First Screenshots of Microsoft's Windows 10 Cloud OS Leak Online
Saturday February 04, 2017 @01:59AM Zero-Day Windows Security Flaw Can Crash Systems, Cause BSODs
Friday February 03, 2017 @02:50PM Microsoft Introduces GVFS (Git Virtual File System)
Friday February 03, 2017 @02:00AM Nvidia Stops Promotional Game Resales By Tying Codes To Hardware
Friday February 03, 2017 @01:44AM Microsoft Gives Windows Device Makers Their 2017 Marching Orders
Thursday February 02, 2017 @03:22PM Microsoft Seeks Trump Order Exemption for Workers With Visas
Thursday February 02, 2017 @10:35AM Google Vows To Build Leading Cloud For Enterprise Windows, Swiping at Microsoft's Core Business
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'
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @09:26AM LibreOffice 5.3 Released, Touted As 'One of the Most Feature-Rich Releases' Ever
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @01:58PM Microsoft Sells $17 Billion in Second Bond Deal in Six Months
Monday January 30, 2017 @01:23PM Microsoft's Coming Windows 10 Cloud Release May Have Nothing To Do With the Cloud
Monday January 30, 2017 @01:31AM Microsoft Reports New Subscribers For Office 365 Plunged 62%
Sunday January 29, 2017 @09:59AM CNET Editor Rails Against Non-Consensual Windows Updates
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 @01:50PM Microsoft's Market Value Tops $500 Billion Again After 17 Years
Friday January 27, 2017 @10:33AM Microsoft Says It Is Winning Its New War Against Macs
Friday January 27, 2017 @08:53AM Microsoft Admits Sales of 'Expensive' HoloLens 'Not Huge', Says More Versions Are Planned
Friday January 27, 2017 @02:30AM Microsoft Reportedly Working On a 'Lightweight Version of Windows' Known As 'Cloud Shell'
Thursday January 26, 2017 @08:31AM Apple Set To Join Amazon, Google, Facebook in AI Research Group
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @06:21PM Vivaldi CEO: Stop Your Anti-Competitive Practices With Edge, Microsoft!
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @03:21PM Court Denies US Government Appeal in Microsoft's Overseas Email Case
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @07:16AM Microsoft May Halt the Expansion of a UK Datacenter Due To Brexit
Saturday January 21, 2017 @01:45PM Microsoft To Lay Off 700 Employees Next Week, Report Says
Thursday January 19, 2017 @02:43PM Microsoft is Bringing Cortana To Android Lock Screen
Thursday January 19, 2017 @01:35AM Report: PS4 Is Selling Twice As Well As Xbox One
Thursday January 19, 2017 @01:26AM 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
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 @10:02AM Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Warns Against 'Hubris' Amid AI Growth
Monday January 16, 2017 @01:41AM Microsoft's Security Bulletins Will End In February
Monday January 16, 2017 @01:37AM Windows 10 Upgrade Bug Disabled Cntrl-C In Bash
Friday January 13, 2017 @01:55PM Microsoft's New Windows 10 Game Mode Will Maximize Gaming Performance
Thursday January 12, 2017 @01:38AM Windows 10 Will Soon Lock Your PC When You Step Away From It
Thursday January 12, 2017 @01:38AM Microsoft Anti-Porn Workers Sue Over PTSD
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @06:43PM Microsoft To Enhance User Privacy Controls In Upcoming Windows 10 Update
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @01:31AM Windows 10 Will Soon Let You Opt-Out of Automatic Driver Updates
Monday January 09, 2017 @04:55PM Ask Slashdot: What Is the Best Way To Thank Users For Reporting Security Issues?
Monday January 09, 2017 @09:45AM Russia Demands LinkedIn App Takedown, Apple and Google Comply
Monday January 09, 2017 @12:05AM Apple Could Finally Sell More Devices Than Microsoft In 2017
Monday January 09, 2017 @12:05AM Nokia Finally Returns To The Smartphone Market (In China)
Saturday January 07, 2017 @02:04AM Microsoft Formally Shuts Down Its TechRewards Program
Friday January 06, 2017 @03:43PM Microsoft Plans Big Reorganization Of Partner and Services Groups Starting Feb 1
Thursday January 05, 2017 @01:35PM Rumors of Cmd's Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated
Thursday January 05, 2017 @01:09PM Minecraft Has Now Sold Over 25 Million Copies on PC and Mac
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @05:36PM 'Forza Horizon 3' Update Accidentally Published Unencrypted Build of the Game
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
Saturday December 31, 2016 @01:32PM Microsoft Patent Suggests HoloLens Could Keep Track of Your Small Items
Saturday December 31, 2016 @01:45AM Microsoft Is No Longer Selling Any Lumia Windows Phones On Its US Store
Friday December 30, 2016 @01:02PM Microsoft Foresees AR Tracking Your Keys, Milk, Entire Life
Thursday December 29, 2016 @11:23PM FBI and Homeland Security Detail Russian Hacking Campaign In New Report
Thursday December 29, 2016 @10:21AM Microsoft Tests New 'Green Screen of Death' on Latest Windows 10 Builds
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @01:58AM Microsoft Could Be First Tech Company To Reach Trillion-Dollar Market Value: Analyst
Monday December 26, 2016 @02:00PM Windows 10 For PCs Build 14997 Leaks Online
Sunday December 25, 2016 @03:22PM FreeDOS 1.2 Is Finally Released
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
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @10:51AM Microsoft Wins $927 Million Pentagon Contract To Provide Technical Support
Monday December 19, 2016 @01:39AM Is Microsoft 'Reaping the Rewards' From Open-Sourcing Its .NET Core?
Sunday December 18, 2016 @03:24PM LinkedIn Warns 9.5 Million Lynda Users About Database Breach
Thursday December 15, 2016 @04:02PM Microsoft Taps Here and TomTom To Expand Into Connected Data
Thursday December 15, 2016 @01:31AM Microsoft Xbox One and Windows 10 Getting Dolby Atmos Surround Sound
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @04:20PM Flash Will Soon Be 'Click-To-Run' in Microsoft Edge
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @01:29AM Microsoft Formally Introduces Zo, Its Latest AI-Powered Chatbot
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @04:58PM Bill Gates: Trump's Messaging Strategy Reminds Me of JFK
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 @03:02PM Linus Torvalds Explodes at Red Hat Developer
Monday December 12, 2016 @12:12PM Microsoft Will Soon Start Bundling Drivers With Windows Store Games
Monday December 12, 2016 @11:21AM Latest Microsoft Skype Preview Adds Real-Time Voice Translation For Phone Calls
Monday December 12, 2016 @10:44AM Microsoft Says More People Are Switching From Macs To Surface Than Ever Before
Saturday December 10, 2016 @03:26PM New Bug In Windows 10 Anniversary Update Brings Wi-Fi Disconnects
Friday December 09, 2016 @01:23AM PowerShell Security Threats Greater Than Ever, Researchers Warn