Slashdot Items Tagged "microsoft"

Date / Time Story
Monday February 19, 2018 @10:50AM Man, Seeking New Copy of Windows 7 After Forced Windows 10 Upgrade, Sues Microsoft
Sunday February 18, 2018 @10:53PM IBM Sues Microsoft's New Chief Diversity Officer To Protect Diversity Trade Secrets
Sunday February 18, 2018 @12:57PM 'Microsoft Should Scrap Bing and Call it Microsoft Search'
Saturday February 17, 2018 @01:54PM LinkedIn Users Will Soon Know What Jobs Pay Before Applying for Them
Saturday February 17, 2018 @10:59AM Pirates Crack Microsoft's UWP Protection, Five Layers of DRM Defeated
Friday February 16, 2018 @01:51PM Google Exposes How Malicious Sites Can Exploit Microsoft Edge
Friday February 16, 2018 @01:30AM Windows 10 Compatibility Issues Forcing US Air Force To Scrap a Significant Number of Computers
Friday February 16, 2018 @01:26AM Electronics-Recycling Innovator Faces Prison For Extending Computers' Lives
Thursday February 15, 2018 @12:20PM Hey Microsoft, Stop Installing Apps On My PC Without Asking
Thursday February 15, 2018 @12:54AM Windows 10 Is Adding an Ultimate Performance Mode For Pros
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @09:45AM Microsoft: We're Developing Blockchain ID System Starting With Our Authenticator App
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @12:36AM Skype Can't Fix a Nasty Security Bug Without a Massive Code Rewrite
Saturday February 10, 2018 @02:03AM 51 Percent of Financial Services Companies Believe Existing Tech is Holding Them Back
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @05:44PM Windows 10 Will Soon Get Progressive Web Apps To Boost the Microsoft Store
Sunday February 04, 2018 @03:16PM Why Windows Vista Ended Up Being a Mess
Friday February 02, 2018 @07:10PM Microsoft Office 2019 Will Only Work on Windows 10
Friday February 02, 2018 @11:58AM Surface Pro 4 Owners Are Putting Their Tablets in Freezers To Fix Screen Flickering Issues
Thursday February 01, 2018 @02:00PM Windows Defender Will Soon Start Removing Applications With Coercive Messaging: Cleaners and Optimizers Put on Notice
Thursday February 01, 2018 @11:44AM Microsoft Releases Skype As a Snap For Linux
Thursday February 01, 2018 @11:08AM Surpassing Windows 7's Market Share For the First Time, Windows 10 Now the Most Popular Desktop OS From Microsoft
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @11:20PM Microsoft's Cloud Bet Continues To Pay Off In Latest Earnings
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @09:22AM LibreOffice 6.0 Released: Features Superior Microsoft Office Interoperability, OpenPGP Support
Sunday January 28, 2018 @04:03PM Microsoft Issues Windows Out-of-Band Update That Disables Spectre Mitigations
Sunday January 28, 2018 @03:25PM Microsoft Issues Windows Out-of-Band Update That Disables Spectre Mitigations
Thursday January 25, 2018 @10:12AM Admiral Charges Hotmail Users More For Car Insurance
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @03:03PM Windows 10 Will Soon Let Users Track the Data Microsoft Collects
Monday January 22, 2018 @11:11AM Microsoft Unveils Windows 10 S Laptops Starting at $189 and New Office 365 Tools for Students
Sunday January 21, 2018 @03:52PM Microsoft Fights Search Warrants for Overseas Emails in the Supreme Court
Thursday January 18, 2018 @02:05PM Microsoft Resumes Meltdown and Spectre Updates for AMD Devices
Thursday January 18, 2018 @11:39AM Microsoft Tries To Write the Book On AI
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @06:31PM Microsoft Puts Minecraft Boss In Charge of Xbox Games
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @01:53PM Now Meltdown Patches Are Making Industrial Control Systems Lurch
Monday January 15, 2018 @09:55AM AI Beats Humans at Reading Comprehension
Sunday January 14, 2018 @11:15PM City of Barcelona Dumps Windows For Linux and Open Source Software
Thursday January 11, 2018 @01:48PM Microsoft Partners with Signal to Bring End-To-End Encryption to Skype
Thursday January 11, 2018 @01:22PM Subscriptions With Automated Recurring Billing Come To Windows 10
Thursday January 11, 2018 @01:16PM Intel Says Chip-Security Fixes Leave PCs No More Than 10% Slower
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @04:19PM Microsoft: We're Not Giving Up On Cortana (Even In Home Automation)
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @02:26PM Microsoft Announces First Mobile Carriers To Support Always Connected PCs
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @12:41AM Xbox One Adds New Achievement, Do Not Disturb Features In Previous Update
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @12:59PM Microsoft Details Performance Impact of Spectre and Meltdown Mitigations on Windows Systems
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @09:45AM Microsoft Pauses Rollout of Spectre and Meltdown Patches To AMD Systems
Monday January 08, 2018 @01:02PM Microsoft's Meltdown and Spectre patch is bricking some AMD PCs
Monday January 08, 2018 @09:23AM Microsoft Halts Bitcoin Transactions Because It's An 'Unstable Currency'
Monday January 08, 2018 @07:04AM Microsoft's Meltdown and Spectre Patch Is Bricking Some AMD PCs
Thursday January 04, 2018 @01:04PM Opinion: Chrome is Turning Into the New Internet Explorer 6
Thursday January 04, 2018 @12:36AM Microsoft Issues Rare Out-of-Band Emergency Windows Update For Processor Security Bugs
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @12:20PM Windows 10's Edge vs Chrome: We're Faster and Win in Battery Face-off, Says Microsoft
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @06:51AM Kinect Is Really Dead Now, Basically
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @11:10AM Big Tech and Democracy Need To Work Together, Microsoft Executives Say
Sunday December 31, 2017 @03:05PM Tech Bros Bought Sex Trafficking Victims Using Amazon and Microsoft Work Emails
Saturday December 30, 2017 @12:15PM Blockchain Brings Business Boom To IBM, Oracle, and Microsoft
Friday December 29, 2017 @06:59PM Kodi Media Player Arrives On the Xbox One
Friday December 29, 2017 @03:56PM How Hotmail Changed Microsoft (and Email) Forever
Friday December 29, 2017 @11:08AM Microsoft's Fall Creators Update Already on More Than Half of All Windows 10 PCs
Thursday December 28, 2017 @04:15PM Windows 10 Visits To US Government Sites Surpass Windows 7 For the First Time
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @08:43PM Carlsberg Turns To AI To Help Develop Beers
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @01:22PM Mozilla Patches Critical Bug in Thunderbird
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @12:39AM Beware: 'Digmine' Cryptocurrency Bot Is Spreading Via Facebook Messenger
Sunday December 24, 2017 @05:11PM More Unix Tools Coming To Windows 10
Thursday December 21, 2017 @08:42AM Windows 10 Facial Recognition Feature Can Be Bypassed with a Photo
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @04:18PM Microsoft Removes Google's Chrome Installer From the Windows Store
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @10:19AM Microsoft Backs Bill To Give Harassment Cases Their Day in Court, Waives Its Own Arbitration Clauses
Monday December 18, 2017 @09:14AM Microsoft Disables Word DDE Feature To Prevent Further Malware Attacks
Monday December 18, 2017 @08:03AM Microsoft Disables Word DDE Feature to Prevent Further Malware Attacks
Saturday December 16, 2017 @10:53PM Microsoft Releases a Preview of OpenSSH Client and Server For Windows 10
Saturday December 16, 2017 @10:29PM Windows 10 Bundled a Password Manager with a Security Flaw
Saturday December 16, 2017 @05:32PM Do More People Use Firefox Than Edge and IE Combined?
Friday December 15, 2017 @06:33AM Microsoft Considers Adding Python As an Official Scripting Language in Excel
Friday December 15, 2017 @06:18AM Microsoft Considers Adding Python as an Official Scripting Language to Excel
Thursday December 14, 2017 @01:29AM Microsoft Unveils Improved AI-powered Search Features for Bing
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @12:44AM Ask Slashdot: Biggest IT Management Mistakes?
Monday December 11, 2017 @05:49PM Microsoft Releases Free Preview of Its Quantum Development Kit
Saturday December 09, 2017 @09:11PM Microsoft's 'Malware Protection Engine' Had A Remote Code Execution Flaw
Saturday December 09, 2017 @02:48PM 'Process Doppelganging' Attack Bypasses Most Security Products, Works On All Windows Versions
Friday December 08, 2017 @05:31AM "Process Doppelgänging" Attack Works on All Windows Versions
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @02:40PM Microsoft Debuts Windows 10 on ARM; Asus and HP Unveil Laptops With 20-Hour Battery Life, Gigabit LTE
Sunday December 03, 2017 @07:00AM Is Open Source Innovation Now All About Vendor On-Ramps?
Thursday November 30, 2017 @12:49PM Microsoft's Edge Browser Now Generally Available For iOS, Android
Thursday November 30, 2017 @12:24AM Windows 10 Now on 600 Million Active Devices
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @04:05PM Microsoft: We're Razing Our Redmond Campus To Build a Mini City
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @01:22PM Microsoft Office Now Available On All Chromebooks
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @01:01PM Microsoft Sees the Future of Windows 10 as Sets, Ditching Windows For a Tabbed App Interface
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @02:13PM Stop Using Excel, Finance Chiefs Tell Staffs
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @05:15PM Microsoft Confirms Surface Book 2 Can't Stay Charged During Gaming Sessions
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @04:09PM New Windows Search Interface Borrows Heavily From MacOS
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @03:05PM Microsoft Offering Free Windows 10 Development Environment VM for a Limited Time
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @09:46AM Skype Vanishes From App Stores in China
Sunday November 19, 2017 @01:26PM Cringely: Amazon Is Starting To Act Like 'Bad Microsoft'
Saturday November 18, 2017 @05:00PM 'Lazy' Hackers Exploit Microsoft RDP To Install Ransomware
Saturday November 18, 2017 @04:23PM Microsoft Debuts Minecraft-Themed Coding Tutorial
Friday November 17, 2017 @04:19PM Microsoft and GitHub Team Up To Take Git Virtual File System To MacOS, Linux
Monday November 13, 2017 @06:38PM All Major Browsers Now Support WebAssembly
Monday November 13, 2017 @05:58PM All Major Browsers Now Support WebAssembly
Monday November 13, 2017 @12:14PM Munich Council: To Hell With Linux, We're Going Full Windows in 2020
Thursday November 09, 2017 @01:27PM Windows 10's Version of AirDrop Lets You Quickly Share Files Between PCs
Thursday November 09, 2017 @10:21AM Microsoft To Integrate 3rd-party Security Info Into Its Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection Service
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @10:50AM Farmers In India Are Using AI To Increase Crop Yields
Monday November 06, 2017 @06:15PM Microsoft Releases Standards For Highly Secure Windows 10 Devices
Monday November 06, 2017 @05:56PM Microsoft Releases Standards for Highly Secure Windows 10 Devices
Friday November 03, 2017 @03:05PM Microsoft Quietly Announces End of Last Free Windows 10 Upgrade Offer
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @11:53AM Fewer Than 1 in 100,000 New Surface Devices Go Wrong, Microsoft Says
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @12:04PM Microsoft Engineer Installs Google Chrome During Presentation After Edge Freezes
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @12:06AM Three Women Suing Microsoft for Bias Want To Add 8,630 Peers
Monday October 30, 2017 @12:24PM Microsoft is Killing Premium
Saturday October 28, 2017 @05:03AM NotPetya Outbreak Left Merck Short of HPV Vaccine Gardasil
Friday October 27, 2017 @08:22PM Bill Gates Is No Longer The World's Richest Person After Amazon Stock Surge
Thursday October 26, 2017 @05:22PM Microsoft Is Working On a Foldable Device With a Focus On Pen and Digital Ink
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @08:17AM Microsoft Has Stopped Manufacturing The Kinect
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @09:01AM Microsoft To Drop Lawsuit After US Government Revises Data Request Rules
Saturday October 21, 2017 @08:00PM Microsoft Chastises Google Over Chrome Security
Friday October 20, 2017 @12:50PM Consumer Reports Refuses To Recommend Microsoft Surface Book 2
Friday October 20, 2017 @08:55AM Microsoft's Market Value Hits a Dot-Com Era Milestone: $600 Billion
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @03:32PM Microsoft Teases Multi-Day Battery Life For Upcoming ARM-Powered Windows Devices
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @12:27PM The Internet Is Ripe With In-Browser Miners and It's Getting Worse Each Day
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @11:33PM Traditional PC Sales Continue To Slide
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @01:35PM Microsoft Begins Rolling Out Windows 10 Fall Creators Update
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @12:29PM Microsoft Surface Book 2 Puts Desktop Brains in a Laptop Body
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @09:43AM Microsoft Responded Quietly After Detecting Secret Database Hack in 2013
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:19PM Microsoft's Fall Update With Redesigned Xbox Dashboard Is Now Available To All
Monday October 16, 2017 @03:21PM Kaspersky Lab Finds Flash Vulnerability Through Microsoft Word
Monday October 16, 2017 @11:06AM Microsoft Has Already Fixed the Wi-Fi Attack Vulnerability; Android Will Be Patched Within Weeks
Monday October 16, 2017 @09:48AM US Supreme Court To Decide Microsoft Email Privacy Dispute
Monday October 16, 2017 @09:46AM Voice Assistants Will Be Difficult To Fire
Saturday October 14, 2017 @08:07PM Microsoft Edge Beats Chrome and Firefox in Malware-Blocking Tests
Friday October 13, 2017 @11:14PM Dutch Privacy Regulator Says Windows 10 Breaks the Law
Friday October 13, 2017 @11:13PM Over 500 Million PCs Are Secretly Mining Cryptocurrency, Researchers Reveal
Friday October 13, 2017 @07:43PM Microsoft Employees Can Now Work In Treehouses
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @09:51AM Despite Sanctions, Russian Organisations Acquire Microsoft Software
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @12:28PM Microsoft May Have Price Increases in Store For Windows 10 Pro Workstation, Win 10 Downgrade Customers
Monday October 09, 2017 @11:50PM Windows 10 Update Removes Windows Media Player
Monday October 09, 2017 @07:57PM PSA: Microsoft Is Using Cortana To Read Your Private Skype Conversations
Monday October 09, 2017 @08:59AM Microsoft Exec Says Windows 10 Mobile is No Longer a 'Focus'
Sunday October 08, 2017 @11:43PM Microsoft Develops New Programming Language For Quantum Computers
Sunday October 08, 2017 @07:56PM Microsoft 'Was Sick', CEO Satya Nadella Says In New Book
Friday October 06, 2017 @06:30PM Browsers Will Store Credit Card Details Similar To How They Save Passwords
Friday October 06, 2017 @03:53PM A Small But Growing Group Of Silicon Valley Heretics Are Disconnecting Themselves From the Internet
Thursday October 05, 2017 @12:22PM Microsoft Brings Edge To Android and IOS
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @06:28PM Mozilla To End All Firefox Support For XP, Vista In June 2018
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @06:25PM According To Star Trek: Discovery, Starfleet Still Runs Microsoft Windows
Monday October 02, 2017 @11:38PM Ask Slashdot: Which Businesses Will Go Away In the Next 10 Years?
Monday October 02, 2017 @03:10PM Microsoft Shutters Groove Music, Will Move Users To Spotify
Sunday October 01, 2017 @02:06PM New 'Illusion Gap' Attack Bypasses Windows Defender Scans
Sunday October 01, 2017 @01:53PM Microsoft Explains Why Edge Has So Few Extensions
Saturday September 30, 2017 @01:20PM Bill Gates Has An Android Phone. Has Microsoft Changed?
Friday September 29, 2017 @11:53PM Microsoft Releases 'Next Generation' Preview of Skype For Linux
Thursday September 28, 2017 @06:09AM New "Illusion Gap" Attack Bypasses Windows Defender Scans
Monday September 25, 2017 @01:40PM Apple Replaces Bing With Google as Search Engine For Siri and Spotlight
Monday September 25, 2017 @10:05AM Microsoft Connects LinkedIn and Office 365 Via Profile Cards, Starting To Capitalize on $26B Deal
Monday September 25, 2017 @09:02AM Microsoft Teams is Replacing Skype for Business To Put More Pressure on Slack
Sunday September 24, 2017 @11:31PM Richard Stallman vs. Canonical's CEO: 'Will Microsoft Love Linux to Death?'
Saturday September 23, 2017 @02:35PM Microsoft and Facebook Just Built a 4,000-Mile Cable Across the Pacfic Ocean
Friday September 22, 2017 @07:55PM Microsoft and Canonical Make Custom Linux Kernel
Thursday September 21, 2017 @06:03PM Why You Shouldn't Imitate Bill Gates If You Want To Be Rich
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:39PM Ford Is Using Microsoft's HoloLens To Design Cars In Augmented Reality
Thursday September 21, 2017 @01:27PM Corporations Just Quietly Changed How the Web Works
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @06:03PM Bill Gates Says He's Sorry About Control-Alt-Delete
Monday September 18, 2017 @11:34PM Microsoft Confirms Outlook Issues
Saturday September 16, 2017 @06:35PM Will Linux Innovation Be Driven By Microsoft?
Friday September 15, 2017 @11:01PM 'Bashware' Attacks Exploit Windows 10's Subsystem for Linux
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @02:31PM Windows 10 Will Soon Give Users More Control Over App Permissions
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @03:22PM Researchers Catch Microsoft Zero-Day Used To Install Government Spyware
Saturday September 09, 2017 @06:29PM Ask Slashdot: What Can You Do With An Old Windows Phone?
Friday September 08, 2017 @12:10PM Bug In Windows Kernel Could Prevent Security Software From Identifying Malware
Thursday September 07, 2017 @09:21AM Bug in Windows Kernel Could Prevent Security Software From Identifying Malware
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @11:33PM Microsoft Extends Free Windows 10 S-To-Pro Upgrade Deadline
Friday September 01, 2017 @11:27AM Windows 10 Fall Creators Update to Arrive October 17
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @09:02AM Amazon's Alexa and Microsoft's Cortana Are Going To Work Together
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @07:55AM Microsoft's Open Invitation To Valve, Nintendo and Others To Join Xbox One and PC Crossplay
Sunday August 27, 2017 @12:34AM Microsoft Claims PowerShell Now More Secure
Friday August 25, 2017 @03:45PM The Xbox One Is Now an Ex-Box
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @03:46PM Microsoft .NET Core 2.0 For Linux Released; Redhat Will Bundle Microsoft's .NET
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @01:31PM Microsoft Will Never Again Sneakily Force Windows Downloads on Users
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @03:58PM Sony Blocks Yet Another Game From Cross-Console Play With Xbox One
Monday August 21, 2017 @02:56PM Microsoft Outlines the Upgrade Procedures For Xbox One X
Monday August 21, 2017 @08:43AM The Windows App Store is Full of Pirate Streaming Apps
Sunday August 20, 2017 @11:20PM Microsoft Speech Recognition Now As Accurate As Professional Transcribers
Sunday August 20, 2017 @01:00AM Microsoft Avoids Washington State Taxes, Gives Nevada Schoolkid A Surface Laptop
Friday August 18, 2017 @12:22PM Bing is 'Bigger Than You Think', Says Microsoft
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @11:36PM The Docx Games: Three Days At the Microsoft Office World Championship
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @11:52AM We're Not Walking Away From Continuum, Says HP
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @07:56AM Gates Makes Largest Donation Since 2000 With $4.6 Billion Pledge
Monday August 14, 2017 @05:39PM Judge Says LinkedIn Cannot Block Startup From Public Profile Data
Monday August 14, 2017 @12:42PM Microsoft Blamed Intel For Its Own Bad Surface Drivers
Sunday August 13, 2017 @01:49PM Deserialization Issues Also Affect .NET, Not Just Java
Saturday August 12, 2017 @03:20PM Elon Musk + AI + Microsoft = Awesome Dota 2 Player
Friday August 11, 2017 @11:21AM Microsoft Dismisses Consumer Reports' Surface Complaints, But Doesn't Offer Much Evidence
Thursday August 10, 2017 @08:59AM Kaspersky Drops Antitrust Complaint After Microsoft Promises To Make Changes To Windows 10
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @04:13PM Microsoft Dumps Notorious Chinese Secure Certificate Vendor
Monday August 07, 2017 @09:04AM Inside the World of Silicon Valley's 'Coasters' -- the Millionaire Engineers Who Get Paid Gobs of Money and Barely Work
Sunday August 06, 2017 @04:49PM High School Students Compete In 'Microsoft Office Championship'
Saturday August 05, 2017 @06:06PM The NSA Intercepted Microsoft's Windows Bug Reports
Saturday August 05, 2017 @01:26PM Microsoft and PayPal Add 'Send Money' Feature To Skype
Saturday August 05, 2017 @01:22PM Microsoft and PayPal Add 'Send Money' Feature To Skype
Friday August 04, 2017 @09:37PM Is Microsoft Hustling Us With 'White Spaces'?
Friday August 04, 2017 @02:12PM Microsoft Will Not Patch SMBLoris Vulnerability
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @03:53PM Microsoft Is Updating the Windows Console Colors For the First Time In 20 Years
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @12:37AM Microsoft Targets Google and Apple in Schools With 'Surface Plus' Hardware Subscription Program
Monday July 31, 2017 @04:05PM Microsoft's Windows Phone Keyboard For the iPhone Is Dead
Monday July 31, 2017 @02:19PM Microsoft Won't Patch 20-Yr-Old SMBv1 Vulnerability (You Should Just Turn the Service Off)