Slashdot Items Tagged "windows"

Date / Time Story
Friday June 23, 2017 @05:26PM 32TB of Windows 10 Internal Builds, Core Source Code Leak Online
Friday June 23, 2017 @03:43PM WikiLeaks Doc Dump Reveals CIA Tools For Hacking Air-Gapped PCs
Friday June 23, 2017 @01:27PM Microsoft Claims 'No Known Ransomware' Runs on Windows 10 S. Researcher Says 'Hold My Beer'
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
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @04:32PM How Hollywood Got Hacked: Studio at Center of Netflix Leak Breaks Silence
Sunday June 18, 2017 @01:04AM Microsoft Will Disable WannaCry Attack Vector SMBv1 Starting This Fall
Thursday June 15, 2017 @11:30AM Green Party Leaders Don't Want Windows In Munich
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @11:40PM NSA Links WannaCry To North Korea
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
Friday June 09, 2017 @04:01PM Why Does Microsoft Still Offer a 32-bit OS?
Friday June 09, 2017 @01:18PM Tim Cook Takes Swipe at Windows During MIT Commencement
Friday June 09, 2017 @10:01AM Skype Retires Older Apps for Windows, Linux
Friday June 09, 2017 @12:06AM Intel Fires Warning Shot At Qualcomm and Microsoft Over Windows 10 ARM Emulation
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:48PM WannaCry Exploit Could Infect Windows 10
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @11:25AM Google Releases Chrome 59
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 @12:39AM Chinese 'Fireball' Malware Infects Nearly 250 Million Computers Worldwide
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:09PM Microsoft Accidentally Released Internal Windows 10 Development Builds
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @05:23PM Qualcomm, Microsoft Announce Snapdragon 835 PCs With Gigabit LTE
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @12:36AM Windows XP Computers Were Mostly Immune To WannaCry
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @02:19PM Microsoft's Looking To Reboot Mobile with New Software and Hardware: Sources
Monday May 29, 2017 @12:13PM PC Market Could Return To Growth in 2019
Sunday May 28, 2017 @01:40AM Security Analyst Concludes Windows 10 Enterprise 'Tracks Too Much'
Friday May 26, 2017 @03:08PM In a Throwback To the '90s, NTFS Bug Lets Anyone Hang Or Crash Windows 7, 8.1
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
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @12:39PM Chinese Giant Huawei Gets Serious About PC Business, Announces Plans For Global Expansion
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
Saturday May 20, 2017 @01:33AM Stealing Windows Credentials Using Google Chrome
Friday May 19, 2017 @03:31PM Linux Distros Won't Run On Microsoft's Education-Focused Windows 10 S OS
Friday May 19, 2017 @03:16PM Almost All WannaCry Victims Were Running Windows 7
Friday May 19, 2017 @02:41PM French Researchers Find Last-ditch Cure To Unlock WannaCry Files
Friday May 19, 2017 @02:11PM CIA Co-Developed 'Athena' Windows Malware With US Cyber Security Company, WikiLeaks Reveals
Thursday May 18, 2017 @11:39PM ReactOS 0.4.5 Released
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 @11:59AM Group Linked To NSA Spy Leaks Threatens Sale of New Tech Secrets
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @12:36AM 'Don't Tell People To Turn Off Windows Update, Just Don't'
Monday May 15, 2017 @03:39AM Slashdot Asks: In the Wake Of Ransomware Attacks, Should Tech Companies Change Policies To Support Older OSs Indefinitely?
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 @06:40PM 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 @12:34AM Windows 10 On ARM Will Support x86 Apps From Outside the Store
Friday May 12, 2017 @12:29AM New Windows Look and Feel, Neon, Is Officially the 'Microsoft Fluent Design System'
Thursday May 11, 2017 @06:21PM Why Doesn't Harvard Want To Talk About Its Mystery Microsoft Azure Project?
Thursday May 11, 2017 @12:57PM Apple is Bringing iTunes To the Windows Store
Thursday May 11, 2017 @12:01PM Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, the Next Major Update To Desktop OS
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @05:18PM Azure Goes Database Crazy With One New NoSQL, Two New SQL Services
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @01:17PM Windows 10 Now On 500 Million Devices, Up By 200 Million in a Year
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 @04:28PM Google Researchers Find Wormable 'Crazy Bad' Windows Exploit
Sunday May 07, 2017 @07:10AM Ask Slashdot: Is ReactOS A Serious Alternative To Windows?
Friday May 05, 2017 @11:15AM Microsoft Tests a Secured Edge Browser For Business
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 @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'
Friday April 28, 2017 @11:47PM Some Of The Pentagon's Critical Infrastructure Still Runs Windows 95 And 98
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
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @01:37PM Antivirus Webroot Deletes Windows Files, Causes Serious Problems For Users
Monday April 24, 2017 @05:14PM NSA's DoublePulsar Kernel Exploit a 'Bloodbath'
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