Slashdot Items Tagged "apps"

Date / Time Story
Saturday October 22, 2016 @01:16PM Governor Cuomo Bans Airbnb From Listing Short-Term Rentals In New York
Thursday October 20, 2016 @11:15AM China Overtakes the US in iOS App Store Revenue
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @09:28PM Chrome For Android Gets Its Own Canary Channel
Thursday October 13, 2016 @07:33PM Facebook Now Lets You Use Google Cast or AirPlay To Stream Video On Your TV
Thursday October 13, 2016 @04:53PM Evernote Confirms a Serious Bug Caused Data Loss For Some Mac Users
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @07:34PM Doctors Perform Better Than Internet Or App-Based Symptoms Checkers, Says Study
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:10PM Pokemon Go Could Add 2.83 Million Years To Users' Lives, Says Study
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:45PM US Military Is Looking At Blockchain Technology To Secure Nuclear Weapons
Friday October 07, 2016 @09:01PM Microsoft Is Redesigning the Paint App For Windows 10
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @11:03PM BadKernel Vulnerability Affects One In 16 Android Smartphones
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @05:44PM Encryption App Signal Wins Fight Against FBI Subpoena and Gag Order
Monday October 03, 2016 @05:37PM The Microsoft Band Is Dead
Monday October 03, 2016 @09:05AM Facebook Releases Messenger Lite For People On Slower Networks and With Old and Basic Android Phones
Friday September 30, 2016 @06:17PM Facebook 'Messenger Day' Is the Chat App's New Snapchat Stories Clone
Thursday September 29, 2016 @06:54PM Google Rebrands 'Apps for Work' To 'G Suite,' Adds New Features
Thursday September 29, 2016 @12:59AM The UK's Largest Sperm Bank Is Now An App
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @07:07PM Aetna To Provide Apple Watch To 50,000 Employees, Subsidize Cost For Customers
Monday September 26, 2016 @07:55PM Windows 10 Will Soon Run Edge In a Virtual Machine To Keep You Safe
Thursday September 22, 2016 @08:41PM Google Play Starts Bringing Android Apps To Chromebooks
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @10:50AM Google Backs Off On Previously Announced Allo Privacy Feature
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:50PM Google Launches 'Google Trips' Personalized Travel Planner
Friday September 16, 2016 @03:19PM Half Of US Smartphone Users Download Zero Apps Per Month
Thursday September 15, 2016 @05:57PM Over 500K People Have Installed a Pokemon Go-Related App That Roots and Hijacks Android Devices
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @04:30PM Pokemon Go's Paying Population Drops By 79% -- Still Most Profitable Mobile App In The US
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @12:15AM Instagram Rolls Out 'Keyword Moderation Tool' That Will Filter Out Offensive Comments
Thursday September 08, 2016 @08:30PM Amazon Launches Updated Fire HD 8 Tablet Now With Alexa Voice Services
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @12:09PM Snapchat Cuts Local Stories Curators in Strategy Shift for Live
Monday September 05, 2016 @10:12AM Apps Are Devouring the Open Web
Thursday September 01, 2016 @11:50PM PC-BSD Follows a Rolling Release Model, Gets Renamed To TrueOS
Thursday September 01, 2016 @03:48PM Apple To Remove Abandoned Apps From The App Store
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @03:28PM Google Search For Android Now Finds Info Hidden Inside Apps
Monday August 29, 2016 @06:35PM C Programming Language Hits a 15-Year Low On The TIOBE Index
Friday August 26, 2016 @04:47PM Spotify Is Burying Tracks From Musicians Who Give Exclusives To Apple and Tidal
Friday August 26, 2016 @03:54PM Hillary Clinton Used BleachBit To Wipe Emails
Friday August 26, 2016 @10:05AM Facebook's WhatsApp Data Gambit Faces Federal Privacy Complaint
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @07:03PM YouTube Plans To Bring Photos, Polls, and Text To Its Video Service
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @02:31AM Opera Brings Its Free VPN Service To Android
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @01:10AM Microsoft Buys AI-Powered Scheduling App Genee
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @07:14PM Pinterest Acquires Instapaper
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:40AM Verizon Offered To Install Marketers' Apps Directly On Subscribers' Phones
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:36PM Google Will Kill Chrome Apps For Windows, Mac, and Linux In Early 2018
Friday August 12, 2016 @04:38PM Google Play Store Drops Google+ Integration
Thursday August 11, 2016 @12:19PM France Says Fight Against Messaging Encryption Needs Worldwide Initiative
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @03:28PM IFTTT Enables 3rd-Party Devs To Integrate the Service Into their Products
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @06:29PM Annoying 'Open PDF In Edge' Default Option Puts Windows 10 Users At Risk
Monday August 08, 2016 @06:32PM Hacker Uses Fake Boarding Pass App To Get Into Fancy Airline Lounges
Monday August 08, 2016 @04:19PM Iran Bans Pokemon Go Over 'Security Concerns'
Friday August 05, 2016 @07:20PM Waze's New Safety Feature Reminds Drivers Not To Forget Their Child In the Car
Thursday August 04, 2016 @04:36PM Olympic Committee Prohibits Streaming Apps, Vines and GIFs From Its Events
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @06:29PM Pennsylvania To Apply 6% 'Netflix Tax'
Friday July 29, 2016 @04:06PM SwiftKey Bug Leaked Email Addresses, Phone Numbers To Strangers
Thursday July 28, 2016 @04:02PM Google Launches Docs and Sheets Add-ons For Android
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @04:40PM One Billion iPhones Have Been Sold, Apple Says
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @01:14PM You Can't Turn Off Cortana In the Windows 10 Anniversary Update
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @11:52AM Google Play Rolls Out Family Sharing
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @08:46PM Subscribers Pay 61 Cents Per Hour of Cable, But Only 20 Cents Per Hour of Netflix
Friday July 22, 2016 @08:21PM Cyanogen Inc. Reportedly Fires OS Development Arm, Switches To Apps
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:04PM Apple: Pokemon Go Sets Record For Most Downloads In Its First Week
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:41PM Apple To Make $3 Billion From Pokemon Go
Friday July 15, 2016 @02:04AM Null Island: The Land of Lousy Directional Data
Thursday July 14, 2016 @07:59AM Apple Launching Reality TV Show Called 'Planet of the Apps'
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:01PM Pokemon Go Becomes Biggest Mobile Game In US History
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @12:00PM Google Will Let You Share Movies, Apps, and Music You Buy With Up To Six People
Monday July 11, 2016 @07:52PM Google To Train 2 Million Indian Android Developers
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:29PM PSA: Pokemon Go Has Full Access To Your Google Account Data
Friday July 01, 2016 @11:55AM Slashdot Asks: What's Your Preferred Note-Taking App?
Thursday June 30, 2016 @08:59PM Facebook To Shred 'Paper' News-Reading App On July 29th
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @01:56PM China Tells App Developers To Increase User Monitoring
Friday June 24, 2016 @06:38PM New Apps Let Women Obtain Birth Control Without Visiting a Doctor
Friday June 24, 2016 @10:19AM 'Godless' Apps, Some Found In Google Play, Root 90% Of Android Phones
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @02:57PM Advertiser That Tracked Around 100M Phone Users Without Consent Pays $950,000
Monday June 20, 2016 @06:31PM Russian Bill Requires Encryption Backdoors In All Messenger Apps
Saturday June 18, 2016 @12:07AM Microsoft Tests New Tool To Remove OEM Crapware
Friday June 17, 2016 @04:25PM Apple Explains Why iMessage Isn't Coming To Android
Friday June 17, 2016 @04:13PM Domino's Ends Free Pizza Promo With T-Mobile Due To High Demand
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @03:56PM Facebook Adds SMS Support To Messenger
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @02:17PM Adios Apt and Yum? Ubuntu's Snap Apps Are Coming To Distros Everywhere
Monday June 13, 2016 @05:06PM Instagram Competitor Storehouse Is Shutting Down
Monday June 13, 2016 @04:40PM Apple's Stock iOS Apps Land On App Store, Hints That It Could Allow People To Get Rid Of Them
Thursday June 09, 2016 @01:58PM Google's Nearby Feature Recommends Apps and Websites Based On Your Location
Thursday June 09, 2016 @03:18AM Google Matches Apple's Plan To Give Developers A Bigger Cut of The Revenue
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @05:45PM Slashdot Asks: Is the App Boom Over?
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @04:58PM Google's AI 'TensorFlow' Software Is Coming To iOS
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @04:34PM Report: People Are Spending Much Less Time On Social Media
Monday June 06, 2016 @06:27PM Weary Homeowners Wage War On Waze
Monday June 06, 2016 @11:47AM Uber Denies Access To Harvard Startup That Compared Ride-Hailing Prices
Monday June 06, 2016 @11:17AM Why UK's Government Digital Service Decided To Ditch Apps
Friday June 03, 2016 @07:40PM Microsoft Wants To Power Self-Driving Cars With Software, Not Build One
Friday June 03, 2016 @02:37PM Instagram's New Algorithm That Puts the Best Posts First Goes Live For All
Thursday June 02, 2016 @03:49PM How The FAA Shot Down 'Uber For Planes'
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:59PM Nearly 1 In 4 People Abandon Mobile Apps After Only One Use
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @12:13AM Microsoft Will Stop Spamming Android Users With Office Ads In The Notification Tray
Monday May 30, 2016 @08:12PM Microsoft Removes 260-Character Path Length Limit In Windows 10 Redstone
Monday May 30, 2016 @07:34PM ASUS Unveils $599 Home Robot 'Zenbo'
Monday May 30, 2016 @04:34PM Iran Forces Messaging Apps To Move Data To Iranian Servers
Saturday May 28, 2016 @12:09AM ForcePhone App Uses Ultrasonic Tone To Create Pressure-Sensitive Batphone
Friday May 27, 2016 @05:57PM Google Boosts Mobile Web Speed On Apple Devices With Accelerated Mobile Pages
Thursday May 26, 2016 @05:12PM Patent Troll VirnetX Wants To Ban FaceTime and iMessage, Increase Damages Award By $190M
Thursday May 26, 2016 @03:28PM Consumer Campaigners Read T&C Of Their Mobile Phone Apps To Prove a Point
Thursday May 26, 2016 @02:02AM American Schools Teaching Kids To Code All Wrong
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @04:04PM Google Built an Escape Room, Making People Use Its Apps To Get Out
Monday May 23, 2016 @03:58PM Google's 'Science Journal' App Turns Your Android Device Into A Laboratory
Friday May 20, 2016 @04:44PM Oculus No Longer Lets Customers Move Purchased Software To Non-Oculus Hardware
Thursday May 19, 2016 @04:41PM Google Chrome To Disallow Backspace As a 'Back' Button
Thursday May 19, 2016 @02:18AM Android Wear 2.0 Gets A Keyboard, Standalone Apps, Activity Recognition, New UI
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @11:47PM PornHub's 'Bangfit' Program Uses Sexy Exercise To Build Muscle
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @05:46PM Google Turns Firebase Into Its Unified Platform For Mobile Developers
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @04:04PM Snapchat Faces An Outcry Against 'Whitewashing' Filters
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @02:49PM Google Announces Allo, Duo, Stable Android N Preview, Instant Apps
Monday May 16, 2016 @06:31PM Microsoft To License Nokia Brand To Foxconn, Says Report
Monday May 16, 2016 @11:49AM Google Releases Spaces Group-Sharing App On Android, iOS, and Desktop
Thursday May 12, 2016 @06:29PM Google Launches 'Gboard' Keyboard For iOS, Featuring Built-In Google Search
Monday May 09, 2016 @03:57PM FTC Orders Apple, Google, Microsoft, BlackBerry, Samsung To Divulge Mobile Security Practices
Monday May 09, 2016 @03:44PM Opera Launches 'Free And Unlimited' VPN App For iOS
Friday May 06, 2016 @06:39PM Microsoft To End Nagging Windows 10 Upgrade Notifications In July
Thursday May 05, 2016 @08:25PM Finger-Tracking Tech Turns Your Arm Into A Touchpad
Thursday May 05, 2016 @05:34PM SAP Partners With Apple To Expand iOS In The Enterprise
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @06:16PM Microsoft Overhauls SharePoint To Compete With Slack In The Mobile Era
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @09:31AM Life's Too Short For Slow Computers
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @04:46PM Slashdot Asks: What Do You Think Is The Most Influential Gadget Of All Time?
Friday April 29, 2016 @08:00PM Developer Installs Windows 95 On An Apple Watch
Friday April 29, 2016 @01:02PM Microsoft Flow -- An IFTTT Alternative -- Aims To Connect Your Online Apps
Thursday April 28, 2016 @07:12PM Microsoft Limits Cortana Search Box In Windows 10 To Bing and Edge Only
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @11:55AM Federal Judge Rules Amazon Must Refund Parents Duped By In-App Purchases
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @06:49PM Millions Of Waze Users Can Have Their Movements Tracked By Hackers
Monday April 25, 2016 @06:41PM Symantec: Cruz and Kasich Campaign Apps May Expose Sensitive Data
Monday April 25, 2016 @05:39PM Facebook Is Building A Standalone Camera App To Encourage Its 1.6 Billion Users To Share More
Monday April 25, 2016 @07:27AM Google Appears To Be Working On Bringing Android Apps to Chrome OS
Friday April 22, 2016 @06:18PM Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Build 14328 With Windows Ink, New UI
Friday April 22, 2016 @12:48AM Turns Out That Snaps Are Not Secure In Ubuntu With X11
Thursday April 21, 2016 @12:19PM Microsoft Translator App For Android Can Now Translate Text In a Photo
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @04:26PM Scientist Shrinks Arduino To Size Of An AA Battery
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @05:19PM Viber Update Brings End-To-End Encryption and Hidden Chats
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @04:16PM Cheaper Vizio 4K TVs With Built-in Google Cast Are Here
Sunday April 17, 2016 @03:15PM Google's Android N OS Will Support Pressure-Sensitive Screens
Friday April 15, 2016 @02:45PM Google Play Music To Add Podcast Support on April 18, Says Report
Friday April 15, 2016 @01:58PM Apple Considering Google-Like 'Paid Search' On App Store
Thursday April 14, 2016 @06:03PM GoPro Announces Third-Party Developer Program With Over 100 Partners
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @04:25PM Google Calendar Celebrates 10th Birthday With New Goals Feature
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @08:13PM Facebook's Account Kit Login System Works Via Phone Numbers, No Passwords Needed
Monday April 11, 2016 @05:21PM Cellebrite Is Developing Roadside Police 'Textalyzer' Device
Thursday April 07, 2016 @01:52PM Facebook Messenger Hits 900M Monthly Active Users; To Get Snapchat-Like Features
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @10:45PM Reddit Launches New Block Tools To Help Temper Harassment
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @09:43PM Chat App Kik Beats Facebook To Launching a Bot Store
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @06:20PM Magic Kinder Android App Lets Strangers Send Images, Videos To Your Kids
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @03:46PM New Website Lets Anyone Spy on Tinder Users
Monday April 04, 2016 @07:49PM Tech Firms Have An Obsession With 'Female' Digital Servants
Monday April 04, 2016 @06:27PM TSA Paid $1.4 Million For Randomizer App That Chooses Left Or Right
Monday April 04, 2016 @04:53PM Taliban App's Publication Points To Holes In Google's App Review Process
Monday April 04, 2016 @11:57AM BlackBerry Makes Privacy and Control Subscription in BBM Free
Saturday April 02, 2016 @04:21PM Mozilla Co-Founder's Ad-blocking Brave Browser Will Pay You Bitcoin To See Ads
Friday April 01, 2016 @05:51PM Windows 10 Anniversary Update Will Bring Android Notifications To Your PC
Friday April 01, 2016 @04:11AM Reddit Deletes Surveillance 'Warrant Canary' In Transparency Report
Thursday March 31, 2016 @02:47PM Apple Releases iOS 9.3.1 With Fix For Unresponsive Links
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @08:13PM Microsoft Extends Its Windows Hello Login Security Features To Apps and the Web
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @06:12PM Skype is Getting Cortana and Crazy Bot Messaging
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @05:08PM Microsoft Launches HoloLens Emulator, No Headset Required
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @04:45PM AT&T Looks To Sell Cyanogen-Powered ZTE Phone To Snub Google
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @04:08PM Microsoft Unlocks the Ability To Turn Xbox One Consoles Into 'Development Kits'
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @02:03PM Microsoft Launches Bot Framework To Let Developers Build Their Own Chatbots
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @01:28PM Apple's New Safari Technology Preview Browser Is Aimed At Web Developers
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @11:06AM Clicking on Links in iOS 9.3 Can Crash Your iPhone and iPad
Monday March 28, 2016 @03:47PM Volvo Wants You To Ditch Car Keys For Its New Smartphone App
Monday March 28, 2016 @11:43AM Security Flaw In Truecaller Android App Exposes Data of Millions of Users
Sunday March 27, 2016 @11:44AM iPhone 7s May Sport Curved Glass and AMOLED Display
Friday March 25, 2016 @08:21PM Amazon's Raspberry Pi Guide Lets Coders Build An Echo
Friday March 25, 2016 @07:37PM Apple's Night Shift May Have Zero Effect On Sleep
Friday March 25, 2016 @05:22PM Snapchat Reportedly Acquires Bitmoji Maker Bitstrips For $100 Million
Friday March 25, 2016 @02:40PM Gmail's Encryption Warning Spurs 25% Increase In Encrypted Inbound Emails
Friday March 25, 2016 @10:54AM Google's $149 Nik Photo Editing Suite Goes Free
Thursday March 24, 2016 @02:54PM Slashdot Asks: Should NPR Stop Promoting Its Own Podcasts and NPR One App On Air?
Thursday March 24, 2016 @02:04PM USB Trojan Hides In Portable Applications, Targets Air-Gapped Systems
Thursday March 24, 2016 @12:44PM Sony Is Bringing PlayStation Games To iOS and Android Devices
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:39PM Google Opens Access To Its Speech Recognition API, Going Head To Head With Nuance
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @04:14PM GNOME 3.20 Officially Released
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @02:19PM Red Hat Becomes First $2 Billion Open-Source Company
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @03:30PM 9.7-Inch iPad Pro Is Apple's Last Chance To Save the iPad Line
Monday March 21, 2016 @02:28PM Apple Unveils Smaller iPhone SE, Starting At $399
Friday March 18, 2016 @10:13PM FTC Warns Android App Developers About Use of Audio-Tracking Code
Friday March 18, 2016 @04:12PM NSA Suggested Clinton Use A $4,750 Windows CE PDA
Thursday March 17, 2016 @05:23PM Facebook's Messenger Bot Store Could Be Most Important Launch Since App Store
Thursday March 17, 2016 @04:44PM Nike's Self-Lacing Shoes Will Go On Sale This Year
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @04:27PM CyanogenMod 13.0 Release 1 Released
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @01:48PM Once Pro-Microsoft, Here Maps Drops Support For Windows 10, Windows Phone
Sunday March 13, 2016 @12:22PM Sorry, Indie Devs -- Pop Apps Are the Future of App Store
Saturday March 12, 2016 @05:03PM Children To Parents: 'Don't Post About Me On Facebook Without Asking Me'
Friday March 11, 2016 @08:01PM An Inside Look At How Netflix Builds Code
Friday March 11, 2016 @06:22PM HPE's Haven OnDemand Offers 'Machine Learning As a Service'
Thursday March 10, 2016 @05:17PM Apple Executive Confirms: Manually Quitting Apps Doesn't Improve Battery Life
Thursday March 10, 2016 @01:56PM 9 Open Source Alternatives To Picasa
Monday March 07, 2016 @08:13PM 4chan Founder Chris Poole Will Try To Fix Social At Google
Thursday March 03, 2016 @06:09PM IBM Sues Groupon Over 1990s Patents Related To Prodigy
Monday February 22, 2016 @10:27AM Windows 10 Forced Update Resets Default Apps To Microsoft Products
Monday February 22, 2016 @09:36AM Pirated App Store Client For iOS Found On Apple's App Store
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @12:13PM Adblock Fast Returns To Google Play a Week After Being Pulled
Monday February 08, 2016 @05:14PM Instagram Launches Account Switching On iOS and Android
Saturday January 30, 2016 @12:57AM iOS App Update Technique Puts Users At Risk
Monday October 26, 2015 @12:57PM Is Buying Cuban Software Legal In the US? The Answer is Hazy
Sunday August 23, 2015 @10:49AM Google Relaxes Handset Makers' Requirements for "Must-Include" Android Apps
Friday May 01, 2015 @06:56PM Android and iOS App Porting Will Not Be Available At Windows 10 Launch