Slashdot Items Tagged "windows"

Date / Time Story
Thursday October 08, 2015 @12:40AM Microsoft Claims 110M Devices Now Run Windows 10
Wednesday October 07, 2015 @12:20AM Why Is RAM Suddenly So Cheap? It Might Be Windows
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @01:06PM International Exploit Kit Angler Thwarted By Cisco Security Team
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @11:27AM From Microsoft, HoloLens VR Dev Kit, New Phones, Continuum
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @12:32AM CodeWeavers To Release CrossOver For Android To Run Windows Programs
Thursday October 01, 2015 @12:30AM 500 Million Users At Risk of Compromise Via Unpatched WinRAR Bug
Thursday October 01, 2015 @12:27AM Nerves Rattled By Highly Suspicious Windows Update Delivered Worldwide
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @12:37AM Newly Found TrueCrypt Flaw Allows Full System Compromise
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @12:29AM Ditch Linux For Windows 10 On Your Raspberry Pi With Microsoft's IoT Kit
Sunday September 27, 2015 @01:15PM Ask Slashdot: Make Windows Update Install Only Security Updates Automatically?
Saturday September 26, 2015 @12:53PM How To Clean the Cruft Left By a Windows 10 Upgrade
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @12:34AM Lenovo Collects Usage Data On ThinkPad, ThinkCentre and ThinkStation PCs
Monday September 21, 2015 @12:48PM Ask Slashdot: Herding Cats, Aging Systems?
Monday September 21, 2015 @12:36AM Skype For Microsoft Edge Will Work From the Browser, No Plug-Ins Required
Friday September 18, 2015 @12:43AM Microsoft's Satya Nadella Shown Up By Confused Cortana Assistant
Thursday September 17, 2015 @02:19PM What's In Your Hand? This Malware Knows
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @10:49PM Microsoft Backports Start Menu To Windows RT
Thursday September 10, 2015 @02:15PM Microsoft Is Downloading Windows 10 Without Asking
Thursday September 10, 2015 @12:34AM Microsoft, Dell Aim To Sell Surfaces To Businesses
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @02:32PM Ask Slashdot: What Windows-Only Apps Would You Most Like To See On Linux?
Monday September 07, 2015 @11:51PM Windows Telemetry Rolls Out
Wednesday September 02, 2015 @01:29PM Shifu Banking Trojan Has an Antivirus Feature To Keep Other Malware At Bay
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @01:49PM Windows 10 Grabs 5.21% Market Share, Passing Windows Vista and Windows 8
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @01:02AM The Long Reach of Windows 95
Sunday August 30, 2015 @12:58AM Abusing Symbolic Links Like It's 1999
Thursday August 27, 2015 @12:28AM How To Keep Microsoft's Nose Out of Your Personal Data In Windows 10
Wednesday August 26, 2015 @02:29PM Oakland Changes License Plate Reader Policy After Filling 80GB Hard Drive
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @01:08AM A Breakdown of the Windows 10 Privacy Policy
Sunday August 23, 2015 @09:50AM Underground Piracy Sites Want To Block Windows 10 Users
Sunday August 23, 2015 @09:43AM Windows 95 Turns 20
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:24AM Could the Best Windows 10 Laptop Be a Mac?
Monday August 17, 2015 @02:39PM Virginia Ditches 'America's Worst Voting Machines'
Friday August 14, 2015 @02:10PM Former Employees Accuse Kaspersky Lab of Faking Malware
Friday August 14, 2015 @02:07PM Windows 10 still 'phones home' with data in spite of privacy settings
Friday August 14, 2015 @02:06PM Former Employees Accuse Kaspersky Lab of Faking Malware
Friday August 14, 2015 @01:13PM How Microsoft Built, and Is Still Building, Windows 10
Wednesday August 12, 2015 @01:06PM Broken Windows 10 Update Causes Reboot Loops For Some Users
Wednesday August 12, 2015 @01:05PM Lenovo Installed Software On Laptops That Persisted After Complete Wipes
Monday August 10, 2015 @08:11AM Windows 10, From a Linux User's Perspective
Sunday August 09, 2015 @02:02PM Windows 10 RSAT, Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 3 Coming This Month
Sunday August 09, 2015 @07:21AM Windows 10's Privacy Policy: the New Normal?
Thursday August 06, 2015 @06:43PM Microsoft Open-Sources Windows Bridge For iOS
Thursday August 06, 2015 @09:51AM Israeli Security Company Builds "Unhackable" Version of Windows
Thursday August 06, 2015 @06:33AM Windows 10 Start Menu Wins IDSA Design Award
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @09:51AM Behind the Microsoft Write-Off of Nokia
Saturday August 01, 2015 @03:23PM Ask Slashdot: Can You Disable Windows 10's Privacy-Invading Features?
Saturday August 01, 2015 @02:03PM In Windows 10, Ad-Free Solitaire Will Cost You $10 -- Every Year
Saturday August 01, 2015 @11:17AM Windows 10 Upgrade Strategies, Pitfalls and Fixes As MSFT Servers Are Hit Hard
Friday July 31, 2015 @11:35AM The Weird History of the Microsoft Windows Start Button
Thursday July 30, 2015 @01:03PM Windows 10 App For Xbox One Could Render Steam Machines Useless
Thursday July 30, 2015 @10:45AM A Naysayer's Take On Windows 10: Potential Privacy Mess, and Worse
Thursday July 30, 2015 @01:40AM Microsoft Edge On Windows 10: the Browser That Will Finally Kill IE
Wednesday July 29, 2015 @03:12PM Windows 10 Launches
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @02:52PM .NET 4.6 Optimizer Bug Causes Methods To Get Wrong Parameters
Monday July 27, 2015 @12:34AM Windows 10's Automatic Updates For NVidia Drivers Causing Trouble
Thursday July 23, 2015 @12:45PM Experiment: Installing Windows 10 On a 7-Year-Old Acer Aspire One
Thursday July 23, 2015 @08:52AM Experiment: Installing Windows 10 On a 7-Year-Old Acer Aspire One
Monday July 20, 2015 @12:30AM Windows 10 Will Have Screen Recording Tool
Friday July 17, 2015 @02:32PM Windows 10 Home Updates To Be Automatic and Mandatory
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @09:16PM Multiple Sources Confirm Windows 10 has Reached RTM
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @12:46PM For Microsoft, Windows 10 Charity Begins At Home
Monday July 13, 2015 @05:11PM Microsoft Temporarily Suspends Availability of Windows 10 Builds
Wednesday July 08, 2015 @11:32PM Hacking Team Breach Leaks Zero-Days, Renews Fight To Regulate Cyberweapons
Monday July 06, 2015 @12:46PM Chilling Effect of the Wassenaar Arrangement On Exploit Research
Monday July 06, 2015 @12:29PM First Windows 10 RTM candidate is build 10176
Monday July 06, 2015 @12:28PM First Windows 10 RTM Candidate Appears
Thursday July 02, 2015 @12:29AM Windows 10 Shares Your Wi-Fi Password With Contacts
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @12:43PM People Are Obtaining Windows 7 Licenses For the Free Windows 10 Upgrade
Sunday June 28, 2015 @01:42AM Ask Slashdot: Are Post-Install Windows Slowdowns Inevitable?
Saturday June 27, 2015 @10:27AM Samsung To Stop Blocking Automatic Windows Updates
Friday June 26, 2015 @01:32PM Ask Slashdot: User-Friendly, Version-Preserving File Sharing For Linux?
Thursday June 25, 2015 @12:41AM Security Researcher Drops 15 Vulnerabilities for Windows and Adobe Reader
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @12:30AM HP Researchers Disclose Details of Internet Explorer Zero Day
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @08:25AM Ask Slashdot: Keeping Cloud Data Encrypted Without Cross-Platform Pain?
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @12:44AM The US Navy's Warfare Systems Command Just Paid Millions To Stay On Windows XP
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @12:37AM Cyberattack Grounds Planes In Poland
Monday June 22, 2015 @08:53PM Microsoft Attempts To Clarify the Windows 10 For Everyone Rumor
Monday June 22, 2015 @12:29AM The Unintended Consequences of Free Windows 10 For Everyone
Sunday June 14, 2015 @01:51AM Toshiba Introduces a Cortana Keyboard Button For Windows 10
Saturday June 13, 2015 @12:23AM Toshiba introduces a Cortana keyboard button for Windows 10
Friday June 12, 2015 @07:34PM Microsoft's Skype Drops Modern App In Favour of Old-Fashioned Win32 App
Friday June 12, 2015 @12:39AM Microsoft Research Paper Considers Serving Web-ads From Localhost
Thursday June 11, 2015 @12:54PM Ask Toolbar Now Considered Malware By Microsoft
Wednesday June 10, 2015 @11:56PM Kaspersky Lab Reveals Cyberattack On Its Corporate Network
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @02:30PM Ask Slashdot: Should We Expect Attacks When Windows 2003 Support Ends?
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @12:54AM Report: Evidence of Healthcare Breaches Lurks On Infected Medical Devices
Friday June 05, 2015 @07:18PM Typing 'http://:' Into a Skype Message Trashes the Installation Beyond Repair
Thursday June 04, 2015 @02:35PM Microsoft To Release Low-Cost Windows 10 With Bing Branding
Thursday June 04, 2015 @01:04AM Features That Windows 10 Will Deprecate
Monday June 01, 2015 @12:28AM Windows 10 RTM In 6 Weeks
Sunday May 31, 2015 @01:07PM MinGW and MSVCRT Conflict Causes Floating-Point Value Corruption
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @12:47PM Attackers Use Email Spam To Infect Point-of-Sale Terminals
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @12:46PM Latest Vector To Attack Point-of-Sale Terminals: Email
Monday May 25, 2015 @12:39PM Microsoft Tries Another Icon Theme For Windows 10
Saturday May 23, 2015 @02:21AM 25 Years today - Windows 3.0
Saturday May 23, 2015 @01:32AM 25 Years Today - Windows 3.0
Sunday May 17, 2015 @01:39PM How Windows 10 Performs On a 12-inch MacBook
Sunday May 17, 2015 @01:20PM How Windows 10 Performs On a 12-inch MacBook
Saturday May 16, 2015 @02:56PM Microsoft Confirms It Won't Offer Free Windows 10 Upgrades To Pirates
Monday May 11, 2015 @11:41PM Windows 10 the Last Version of Windows? Not So Fast.
Friday May 08, 2015 @08:25PM What Might Have Happened To Windows Media Center
Friday May 08, 2015 @07:00PM Fastest 4.5 Watt Core M 5Y71 In Asus T300 Chi Competitive With Full Core i5 CPUs
Friday May 08, 2015 @01:59PM Future Holds Large Updates Instead of Stand-Alone Windows Releases
Thursday May 07, 2015 @12:32AM Self-Destructing Virus Kills Off PCs
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @12:06PM Single Verizon IP Address Used For Hundreds of Windows 7 Activations
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @12:38AM Maritime Cybersecurity Firm: 37% of Microsoft Servers On Ships Are Vulnerable
Sunday May 03, 2015 @01:05AM CareerBuilder Cyberattack Delivers Malware Straight To Employers
Saturday May 02, 2015 @03:45PM Microsoft Releases Visual Studio Code Preview For Linux, OS X, and Windows
Saturday May 02, 2015 @04:44AM Android and iOS App Porting Will Not Be Available At Windows 10 Launch
Friday May 01, 2015 @02:56AM Microsoft Integrates Autodesk's 3D Printing Platform Spark Into Windows 10
Thursday April 30, 2015 @11:02AM Microsoft Announces Windows Holographic Platform
Thursday April 30, 2015 @08:27AM Internet Explorer's Successor, Project Spartan, Is Called Microsoft Edge
Thursday April 30, 2015 @06:36AM Windows XP Support Deal Not Renewed By UK Government, Leaves PCs Open To Attack
Saturday April 25, 2015 @12:26AM Microsoft, Chip Makers Working On Hardware DRM For Windows 10 PCs
Saturday April 25, 2015 @12:24AM Microsoft Opens Vulnerability Bounty Program For Spartan Browser
Saturday April 25, 2015 @12:24AM Buggy Win 95 Code Almost Wrecked Stuxnet Campaign
Thursday April 23, 2015 @01:10PM iTunes Stops Working For Windows XP Users
Thursday April 16, 2015 @12:33AM Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Found In Windows HTTP Stack
Sunday April 12, 2015 @07:25AM LG Split Screen Software Compromises System Security
Saturday April 11, 2015 @01:42AM Intel's Core M Performance Is Erratic Between Devices
Thursday April 09, 2015 @05:30PM Virtual Desktop Makes Windows OS Oculus Rift-Capable
Wednesday April 08, 2015 @09:04PM Microsoft Creates a Docker-Like Container For Windows
Sunday April 05, 2015 @12:00AM Second Technical Preview of Windows Server 2016 Arriving This Spring
Saturday April 04, 2015 @01:13AM The Most Highly Voted Requests In Windows 10 Feedback Pool
Friday April 03, 2015 @06:27PM Microsoft Celebrates 40th Anniversary
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @01:03PM Microsoft Considered Giving Away Original Xbox
Saturday March 21, 2015 @09:21PM For Boot Camp Users, New Macs Require Windows 8 Or Newer
Saturday March 21, 2015 @09:23AM South Korea Begins To Deprecate ActiveX
Thursday March 19, 2015 @06:29PM Microsoft Says Free Windows 10 Upgrades For Pirates Will Be Unsupported
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @04:48PM Microsoft Blacklists Fake Finnish Certificate
Monday March 16, 2015 @01:28AM Windows 10 Enables Switching Between Desktop and Tablet Modes
Sunday March 15, 2015 @08:38AM Microsoft Has Received 1 Million Pieces of Feedback For Windows 10
Thursday March 12, 2015 @04:13PM Linux Might Need To Claim Only ACPI 2.0 Support For BIOS
Monday March 09, 2015 @01:34PM Listen To a Microsoft Support Scam As It Happened
Sunday March 08, 2015 @03:47PM Lenovo Still Shipping Laptops With Superfish
Saturday March 07, 2015 @02:13AM uTorrent Quietly Installs Cryptocurrency Miner
Thursday March 05, 2015 @10:12PM Microsoft Closes Gap Between Windows 10 and Xbox One With "Crossplay" Plans
Thursday March 05, 2015 @10:58AM Microsoft Convinced That Windows 10 Will Be Its Smartphone Breakthrough
Wednesday March 04, 2015 @02:10PM US Air Traffic Control System Is Riddled With Vulnerabilities
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @02:50PM Why We Should Stop Hiding File-Name Extensions
Saturday February 28, 2015 @04:09AM Lenovo Saying Goodbye To Bloatware
Thursday February 26, 2015 @02:10PM Users Decry New Icon Look In Windows 10
Thursday February 26, 2015 @03:07AM 3 Million Strong RAMNIT Botnet Taken Down
Monday February 23, 2015 @01:29AM SSL-busting code that threatened Lenovo users found in a dozen more apps
Monday February 23, 2015 @01:26AM Ars: SSL-Busting Code That Threatened Lenovo Users Found In a Dozen More Apps
Saturday February 21, 2015 @03:46PM Homeland Security Urges Lenovo Customers To Remove Superfish
Saturday February 21, 2015 @08:27AM US State Department Can't Get Rid of Email Hackers
Friday February 20, 2015 @08:44AM Superfish Security Certificate Password Cracked, Creating New Attack Vector
Thursday February 19, 2015 @02:26PM Jamie Oliver's Website Serving Malware
Thursday February 12, 2015 @10:08AM Microsoft Fixes Critical Remotely Exploitable Windows Root-Level Design Bug
Monday February 09, 2015 @11:18AM Microsoft Trademarks "Windows 365"
Monday February 02, 2015 @02:50PM Microsoft Announces Windows For Raspberry Pi 2
Monday February 02, 2015 @01:31AM Users as guinea pigs for Windows 10
Wednesday January 28, 2015 @01:42AM Latest Windows 10 Preview Build Brings Unexpectedly Large Number of Enhancements
Wednesday January 28, 2015 @01:39AM Mayor of city that threw out Microsoft told to end attacks on Linux
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @01:33AM Windows 10: Charms Bar Removed, No Start Screen For Desktops
Monday January 26, 2015 @02:02PM Windows 10: Charms Bar Removed, No Start Screen for Desktops
Monday January 26, 2015 @01:33AM DirectX 12 Lies Dormant Within Microsoft's Recent Windows 10 Update
Monday January 26, 2015 @01:30AM DirectX 12 Lies Dormant Within Microsoft's Recent Windows 10 Update
Sunday January 25, 2015 @03:54AM In Addition To Project Spartan, Windows 10 Will Include Internet Explorer
Friday January 23, 2015 @08:28AM Microsoft Announces Office 2016 and Office For Windows 10 Coming Later This Year
Friday January 23, 2015 @01:41AM Adobe Patches One Flash Zero Day, Another Still Unfixed
Wednesday January 21, 2015 @10:42PM Microsoft Reveals Windows 10 Will Be a Free Upgrade
Monday January 19, 2015 @11:45AM Windows 10: Can Microsoft Get It Right This Time?
Sunday January 18, 2015 @03:01PM Ask Slashdot: Can I Trust Android Rooting Tools?
Friday January 16, 2015 @02:16PM Google Releases More Windows Bugs
Wednesday January 14, 2015 @04:28PM Tiny Fanless Mini-PC Runs Linux Or Windows On Quad-core AMD SoC
Wednesday January 14, 2015 @02:29PM Tiny Fanless Mini-PC Runs Linux or Windows on Quad-core AMD SoC
Wednesday January 14, 2015 @01:44AM How To Hijack Your Own Windows System With Bundled Downloads
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @10:39AM Microsoft Ends Mainstream Support For Windows 7
Monday January 12, 2015 @02:22PM Google Throws Microsoft Under Bus, Then Won't Patch Android Flaw
Friday January 09, 2015 @01:50PM Microsoft Restricts Advanced Notification of Patch Tuesday Updates
Friday January 09, 2015 @01:49PM Forget Stuxnet: Banking Trojans Attacking Power Plants
Friday January 09, 2015 @09:51AM Microsoft Restricts Advanced Notification of Patch Tuesday Updates
Monday January 05, 2015 @01:30AM Writer: How My Mom Got Hacked
Saturday January 03, 2015 @01:49PM AMD Catalyst Linux Driver Catching Up To and Beating Windows
Thursday January 01, 2015 @04:20AM Google Researcher Publishes Unpatched Windows 8.1 Security Vulnerability
Monday December 29, 2014 @03:50PM Microsoft Is Building a New Browser As Part of Its Windows 10 Push
Thursday December 25, 2014 @02:26AM Russian Hackers Stole Millions From Banks, ATMs
Sunday December 21, 2014 @02:35AM 65,000 Complaints Later, Microsoft Files Suit Against Tech Support Scammers
Saturday December 20, 2014 @08:02AM Hackers Used Nasty "SMB Worm" Attack Toolkit Against Sony
Friday December 19, 2014 @01:02PM New Zeus Variant Targets Users Of 150 Banks
Friday December 19, 2014 @01:40AM Critical Git Security Vulnerability Announced
Thursday December 18, 2014 @01:09AM Over 9,000 PCs In Australia Infected By TorrentLocker Ransomware
Monday December 15, 2014 @03:47PM Forbes Blasts Latests Windows 7 Patch as Malware
Friday December 12, 2014 @09:20PM Ask Slashdot: Best Software To Revive PocketPCs With Windows Mobile 5-6?
Thursday December 11, 2014 @01:31AM New Destover Malware Signed By Stolen Sony Certificate
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @01:21PM Microsoft's New Windows Monetization Methods Could Mean 'Subscriptions'
Thursday December 04, 2014 @11:46AM Windows 10 Adds Battery Saver Feature
Tuesday December 02, 2014 @03:33PM FBI: Wiper Malware Has Korean Language Packs, Hard Coded Targets
Thursday November 27, 2014 @03:02PM Windows 10 To Feature Native Support For MKV and FLAC
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @05:30AM Regin Malware In EU Attack Linked To US and British Intelligence Agencies
Monday November 24, 2014 @10:34AM Highly Advanced Backdoor Trojan Cased High-Profile Targets For Years
Friday November 21, 2014 @07:35PM Windows Kernel Version Bumped To 10.0
Tuesday November 18, 2014 @01:13PM Microsoft Releases Out-of-Band Security Patch For Windows
Sunday November 16, 2014 @12:19PM GTK+ Developers Call For Help To Finish Cross-Platform OpenGL Support
Saturday November 15, 2014 @08:05AM Microsoft Aims To Offer Windows 10 Upgrades For All Windows Phone 8 Lumias
Wednesday November 12, 2014 @01:41AM First Victims of the Stuxnet Worm Revealed
Wednesday November 12, 2014 @01:40AM Microsoft Patches OLE Zero-Day Vulnerability
Monday November 10, 2014 @02:43AM Book review: Countdown to Zero Day: Stuxnet and the Launch of the World's First