Slashdot Items Tagged "google"

Date / Time Story
Friday July 14, 2017 @11:38AM Google to Replace SMS One-Time Codes With Mobile Prompts in 2FA Procedure
Thursday July 13, 2017 @05:41PM Popular Chrome Extension Sold to New Dev Who Immediately Turns It Into Adware
Friday June 02, 2017 @06:03PM Google plans to clean up the web with Chrome ad blocker next year
Monday May 29, 2017 @05:34PM Google Chrome Bug Lets Sites Record Audio & Video Without a Visual Indicator
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:30PM Google Researchers Find Wormable 'Crazy Bad' Windows Exploit
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @11:57AM Microsoft Edge Beats Chrome by Over Three Hours in New Battery Usage Test
Monday April 10, 2017 @05:24PM Thousands of Fake Google Maps Listings Redirect Users to Fraudulent Sites
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:32PM Researchers Troll Google Video AI with Images of Audi Cars and Spaghetti
Thursday March 30, 2017 @08:39AM Google Plans to Alter JavaScript Popups After Abuse from Tech Support Scammers
Thursday March 23, 2017 @05:08PM Google Reducing Trust in Symantec Certificates Following Numerous Slip-Ups
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @06:59AM Google to Remove Chrome "Close Other Tabs" & "Close Tabs to the Right" Optio
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @04:06PM Chrome 57 Limits Background Tabs Usage to 1% per CPU Core
Friday March 10, 2017 @06:50PM Android Devices Can Be Hacked via New Headphones Attack
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @04:38PM Researcher Breaks reCAPTCHA Using Google's Speech Recognition API
Sunday February 26, 2017 @10:18AM Google Goes Public with Unpatched Microsoft Edge and IE Vulnerability
Sunday February 19, 2017 @09:35AM Google Discloses Windows Bug After Microsoft Delays Patch Tuesday
Monday February 13, 2017 @03:14PM Chrome's Sandbox Feature Infringes on Three Patents So Google Must Now Pay $20M
Thursday February 09, 2017 @07:48PM Attacks on WordPress Sites Intensify as Hackers Deface Over 1.5 Million Pages
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:47PM Chrome Kills Ability to Disable Plugins, Hides HTTPS Info in Dev Tools
Monday January 02, 2017 @08:49AM Android Was 2016's Most Vulnerable Product, Oracle the
Sunday January 01, 2017 @07:04AM Google Fixes User Tracking Issue in Pixel Smartphones
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @05:50AM Android Ransomware Infects Smart TV, LG Refuses to Help
Saturday December 03, 2016 @12:00PM Chrome 55 Now Blocks Flash, Uses HTML5 by Default
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @10:48AM Subsecond hot reload for Android with Flutter
Thursday October 27, 2016 @10:18PM How Google Almost Killed ProtonMail
Saturday September 17, 2016 @02:17PM Google Creates New Algorithm for Handling Web Traffic Congestion
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @05:09PM Google Is Testing Its Own Internet Speed Test In Search Results
Thursday May 19, 2016 @06:14PM If You Clicked Anything Online, Google Probably Knows About It
Friday May 13, 2016 @05:49PM Google Devs Planing Flash's Demise With New "HTML5 by Default" Chrome Setting
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @07:20PM Sneaky Android Malware Makes Its Way on the Google Play Store, Again
Monday April 25, 2016 @04:39AM Chrome OS Hidden Feature Reveals Upcoming Support for Android Apps
Monday April 11, 2016 @08:53AM Google Developers Create API for Direct USB Access via Web Pages
Saturday April 09, 2016 @06:44AM Android Malware Discovered in 100 Apps on Google Play Store
Thursday April 07, 2016 @09:13AM Google reCAPTCHA Cracked in New Automated Attack
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @08:22AM Tech Firms Have An Obsession With 'Female' Digital Servants
Monday April 04, 2016 @01:30PM Chrome Extension Caught Hijacking Users' Browsers
Friday April 01, 2016 @03:21PM Google Accused of "Cooking" Search Results and Charging MSFT Too Much
Sunday March 27, 2016 @10:14PM Redbox Plans To Launch New Streaming Service 'Redbox Digital'
Friday March 25, 2016 @03:53PM Wrecking Crew Demolishes Wrong Housing Duplex Following Google Maps Error
Friday March 25, 2016 @10:01AM Chromium Being Ported To VC++, Scrubbed of Compiler Bugs
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:39PM Google Opens Access To Its Speech Recognition API, Going Head To Head With Nuance
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:50AM Unofficial Answers: Why Does YouTube Seem So Biased?
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @10:53PM In Major Cloud Expansion, Google To Open 12 More Data Centers
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @07:26PM Google Will Kill Its Chrome App Launcher For Windows, Mac, and Linux In July
Monday March 21, 2016 @07:55AM Google, Microsoft, Yahoo Join Forces to Create New Encrypted Email Protocol
Friday March 18, 2016 @10:13PM FTC Warns Android App Developers About Use of Audio-Tracking Code
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @12:23AM Tavis Ormandy Criticizes Meaningless Antivirus Excellence Awards
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @11:04AM Hack Chromebook In Guest Mode, Win $100,000
Saturday March 12, 2016 @11:20AM Alpha Go Takes the Match, 3-0
Thursday March 10, 2016 @09:06PM Federal Judge Admits Existence Of NSA's PRISM Program
Thursday March 10, 2016 @05:20AM No More Public Access To Google PageRank Scores
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @07:34PM No More Public Access to Google PageRank Scores
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @09:47AM Google's AlphaGo Beats Lee Se-dol In the First Match
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @09:49AM Google Docs Can Now Export EPUB
Monday March 07, 2016 @10:29AM Google Challenge Results In Astoundingly Efficient Inverters
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:27PM BMW To Compete With Google To Build Software For Self-Driving Cars
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:26PM Server Snafu Makes Microsoft Beg For CA Audit Data From Its Partners
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @04:47PM Israeli Troops Who Relied On Waze Blundered Into Deadly Palestinian Firefight
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @01:29AM Google-Backed SSD Endurance Research Shows MLC Flash As Reliable As SLC
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @01:02AM Censorware Failure: Kiddle's "Child-Safe" Search Engine
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:12PM Google Self-Driving Car Might Have Caused First Crash In Autonomous Mode
Friday February 26, 2016 @10:52AM AT&T Sues Louisville Over Google Fiber
Friday February 26, 2016 @09:46AM Google Proposes New Hard Drive Format For Data Centers
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:22PM Google DeepMind Applies AI To Healthcare With NHS Partnership
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:03PM Google Is Lighting Up Dark Fiber All Over the Country
Thursday February 25, 2016 @09:40AM Google Releases Project Shield To Fight Against DDoS Attacks
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @09:24PM France Seeking $1.76 Billion In Back Taxes From Google
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @07:34PM Google, Yahoo Cry About Ad-Blocking
Monday February 22, 2016 @10:32AM What Happens When Google Doc Credentials Are Leaked On the Dark Web?
Thursday February 18, 2016 @12:29PM Google Submits Patent Application For Online Voting
Thursday February 18, 2016 @04:30AM Edward Snowden Calls For Google To Side With Apple On Encryption Debate
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @05:25PM New Google Data Shows Dangers of Third-Party App Stores
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @02:31PM Critical Glibc Vulnerability Threatens Nearly All Linux Machines
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @01:24PM Red Hat, Google Disclose Severe Glibc DNS Vulnerability; Patched But Widespread
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @12:33PM What Gmail's New TLS Icon Really Means: Email Encryption Is Still Broken
Monday February 15, 2016 @10:16PM At X, Failure Is Not an Option: It's a Feature (Astro Teller's 2016 TED Talk)
Friday February 12, 2016 @06:44PM Google Is Shutting Down Picasa In Favor of Photos
Friday February 12, 2016 @12:23PM Google Brain Researchers Make Significant Progress On Language Modeling
Friday February 12, 2016 @04:30AM Google Settles Decade-Long Tax Dispute In UK
Thursday February 11, 2016 @09:55AM Google Expands 'Right To Be Forgotten' To All Global Search Results
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @11:45AM NHTSA Gives Green Light To Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @03:07PM Google Display Ads Going All-HTML, Will Ban Flash In 2017
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @12:13PM Adblock Fast Returns To Google Play a Week After Being Pulled
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:37AM Google Working On Wireless Charging For Self-Driving Cars
Sunday February 07, 2016 @06:51PM Report: Google Will Go In Big For VR Hardware This Year
Thursday February 04, 2016 @11:06AM Google Targets Fake "Download" and "Play" Buttons
Monday February 01, 2016 @11:23PM Google To Take 'Apple-Like' Control Over Nexus Phones
Friday January 29, 2016 @05:00PM Ask Slashdot: Why Are Major Companies Exiting the Spam Filtering Business?
Friday January 29, 2016 @04:15PM Google Will Soon Let You Know By Default When Websites Are Unencrypted
Friday January 29, 2016 @12:03PM Google Testing Project Loon: Concerns Are Without Factual Basis
Sunday January 24, 2016 @05:37PM Why I'm a Defender of YouTube
Saturday January 23, 2016 @06:30PM Google May Be Developing Consumer Virtual Reality Hardware
Saturday January 23, 2016 @10:11AM For Data Centers, Google Likes the Southeast
Saturday January 23, 2016 @02:33AM Google Agrees To Pay 130M UK Pounds (~ $185M) In Back Taxes
Friday January 22, 2016 @08:37PM Google Says It Killed 780 Million 'Bad Ads' In 2015
Thursday January 14, 2016 @09:47AM Nest Thermostat Bug Leaves Owners Without Heating
Sunday January 10, 2016 @04:36PM Google Claims a TOS Violation On RouteBuilder For Using the Map API
Monday December 28, 2015 @10:35PM AVG Forces Chrome Extension on Users, Extension is Woefully Insecure
Thursday December 24, 2015 @12:09PM Did Google and the Hour of Code Get "Left" and "Right" Wrong?
Thursday December 17, 2015 @02:53PM VLC Launches On Chrome OS Thanks To Android Port
Sunday December 13, 2015 @10:25PM Google Hosts Special Demo Day For Female Entrepreneurs
Sunday December 13, 2015 @08:55PM Untangling the Tale of Ada Lovelace
Saturday December 12, 2015 @06:55PM Google Bans Symantec Root Certificates
Friday December 04, 2015 @08:55AM Google Calls Out EFF Over Claims That It Snoops On Students With Chromebooks
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @01:52PM Google To Drop Chrome Support For 32-bit Linux
Sunday November 29, 2015 @09:37PM Israel Meets With Google and YouTube To Discuss Censoring Videos
Thursday November 26, 2015 @09:06AM Google Scours 1.2 Million URLs To Conform With EU's "Right To Be Forgotten" Law
Thursday November 19, 2015 @05:33PM YouTube Defending Select Videos Against DMCA Abuse
Thursday November 19, 2015 @09:32AM Manhattan DA Pressures Google and Apple To Kill Zero Knowledge Encryption
Thursday November 12, 2015 @02:49PM Google's New About Me Tool Is the Anti-Google+
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @02:06PM Open Source Anniversaries: 6 Years of Go, 11 of Firefox
Monday November 02, 2015 @02:50AM Could Go Community's Threat of Public Shaming, Lifetime Bans Make Go a No-Go?
Saturday October 31, 2015 @08:38PM Amazon Follows Through: Drops Apple TV, Chromecast
Thursday October 29, 2015 @01:27PM Google Threatens Action Against Symantec After Botched Investigation
Thursday October 29, 2015 @11:54AM Google Fiber Goes Down During World Series, Credits KC 2 Days of Service
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @01:05PM The Google Employee Who Opted For a Truck Over Bay Area Rents
Sunday October 18, 2015 @12:44AM Google Drops Desktop Voice Search In Chrome
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @12:40PM Why Self-Driving Cars Should Never Be Fully Autonomous
Friday October 09, 2015 @07:18AM Google Helped Cause the Mysterious Increase In 911 Calls SF Asked It To Solve
Sunday October 04, 2015 @10:31PM Google Lets Advertisers Target By (Anonymized) Customer Data
Saturday October 03, 2015 @04:27PM Google As Alphabet Subsidiary Drops "Don't Be Evil"
Thursday October 01, 2015 @10:38AM Stagefright 2.0 Vulnerabilities Affect 1 Billion Android Devices
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @02:02PM Google Shows Off 2 New Nexus Phones, a New Pixel, and More
Saturday September 26, 2015 @10:38AM FTC Begins Investigating Google For Antitrust Violations Over "Home Screen Advantage"
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @08:23AM Google Launches Brotli, a New Open Source Compression Algorithm For the Web
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @12:22PM The Difficulty In Getting a Machine To Forget Anything
Saturday September 19, 2015 @07:13PM Symantec Subsidiary Thawte Issues Rogue Google Certificates
Saturday September 19, 2015 @03:47PM Google Releases Open Source Plans For Cardboard V2 Virtual Reality Viewer
Saturday August 29, 2015 @04:42PM Abusing Symbolic Links Like It's 1999
Thursday August 27, 2015 @05:40PM Google May Try To Recruit You For a Job Based On Your Search Queries
Sunday August 23, 2015 @10:49AM Google Relaxes Handset Makers' Requirements for "Must-Include" Android Apps
Saturday August 22, 2015 @06:24PM Why Google Wants To Sell You a Wi-Fi Router
Thursday August 20, 2015 @03:46PM Now Google Must Censor Search Results About "Right To Be Forgotten" Removals
Saturday August 15, 2015 @12:46AM Google Research Leads To Automated Real-Time Pedestrian Detection
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @08:39AM Severe Deserialization Vulnerabilities Found In Android, 3rd Party Android SDKs
Monday August 10, 2015 @08:07AM Cortana Can Now Replace Google Now On Android Devices
Sunday July 26, 2015 @11:41PM Google Will Block Access To Its Autocomplete API On August 10
Friday July 24, 2015 @06:51PM YouTube Is Adding VR Video Support To Streaming Videos
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @12:30PM Gmail Spam Filter Changes Bite Linus Torvalds
Thursday July 16, 2015 @08:33AM Google To Provide Free Internet For Public Housing Residents To All Fiber Markets
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @08:47AM Google To Reopen Maps To User Edits, With an Anti-Abuse Plan
Sunday July 12, 2015 @04:01PM Google Applies For Patents That Touch On Fundamental AI Concepts
Saturday July 11, 2015 @12:10AM Google Photos Uploading Your Pics, Even If You Don't Want It To
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:48AM Google's Driverless Cars Now Rolling In the Heart of Texas
Friday July 03, 2015 @08:03PM Japanese Court Orders Google To Delete Past Reports Of Man's Molestation Arrest
Thursday July 02, 2015 @04:50PM Google Hangouts and SMS Integration: A Mess, For Now
Monday June 29, 2015 @12:10AM Chromecast Update Bringing Grief For Many Users
Sunday June 28, 2015 @04:07PM BBC Curates The "Right To Be Forgotten" Links That Google Can't
Sunday June 28, 2015 @01:57PM WSJ Overstates the Case Of the Testy A.I.
Sunday June 28, 2015 @12:46PM Google Will Reduce Accidental Mobile Ad Clicks, With Mandatory Borders and More
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @09:53AM Google Takes Over NYC Free WiFi
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @08:17AM YouTube Algorithm Can Decide Your Channel URL Now Belongs To Someone Else
Thursday June 18, 2015 @08:27AM Ask Slashdot: Are There Any Search Engines Left That Don't Try To Think For Me?
Saturday June 13, 2015 @09:37AM France Claims Right To Censor Search Results Globally
Thursday June 11, 2015 @02:06PM Google launches Sidewalk Labs to develop Smart Cities Tech, taps Bloomberg Exec
Friday June 05, 2015 @06:24PM Chrome Beta Now Automatically Pauses Less Important Flash Content
Thursday June 04, 2015 @03:47PM Dealing with Google's 'Mobilegeddon' Algorithm Changes (Video)
Saturday May 30, 2015 @06:24PM Google Calendar Ends SMS Notifications
Saturday May 30, 2015 @11:39AM Google Chrome Tops 1 Billion Users
Saturday May 30, 2015 @10:38AM NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV Reviewed: Gaming and Possibly the Ultimate 4K Streamer
Saturday May 30, 2015 @01:54AM Google Photos Launches With Unlimited Storage, Completely Separate From Google+
Thursday May 28, 2015 @02:38PM Android M To Embrace USB Type-C and MIDI
Thursday May 28, 2015 @11:41AM A Tool For Analyzing H-1B Visa Applications Reveals Tech Salary Secrets
Thursday May 28, 2015 @09:06AM The Tricky Road Ahead For Android Gets Even Trickier
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @06:50PM Inside Google's Loon and Wing
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @06:44PM Inside Google's Loon and Wing
Saturday May 23, 2015 @12:18AM Cute Or Creepy? Google's Plan For a Sci-Fi Teddy Bear
Friday May 22, 2015 @11:05PM Chrome For Android Is Now Almost Entirely Open Source
Saturday May 16, 2015 @07:38AM European Telecoms May Block Mobile Ads, Spelling Trouble For Google
Monday May 11, 2015 @07:55AM How To Set Up a Pirate EBook Store In Google Play Books
Sunday May 03, 2015 @10:48AM Chrome Passes 25% Market Share, IE and Firefox Slip
Saturday May 02, 2015 @03:47PM Researcher Bypasses Google Password Alert For Second Time
Monday April 27, 2015 @12:53PM Google Executive Dan Fredinburg Among Victims of Everest Avalanche
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @09:57AM 'Mobilegeddon': Google To Punish Mobile-Hostile Sites Starting Today
Monday April 20, 2015 @10:00AM Google To Propose QUIC As IETF Standard
Sunday April 19, 2015 @04:28PM Chrome 43 Should Help Batten Down HTTPS Sites
Friday April 17, 2015 @10:19PM Google Ready To Unleash Thousands of Balloons In Project Loon
Thursday April 16, 2015 @10:19AM Google Sunsetting Old Version of Google Maps
Friday April 10, 2015 @07:32PM Google Lollipop Bricking Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 Devices
Thursday April 09, 2015 @04:43PM Google Is Too Slow At Clearing Junkware From the Chrome Extension Store
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @08:38AM Consumer Groups Bemoan Google's "Deceptive" Ads for Kids In FTC Complaint
Monday April 06, 2015 @07:15AM Google In Talks To Create International Roaming Network
Saturday April 04, 2015 @07:31PM Forking Away: OnePlus Introduces Android-Based OxygenOS
Thursday April 02, 2015 @03:47PM Visual Studio 2015 Can Target Linux; Android Apps Anywhere Chrome Can Run
Thursday April 02, 2015 @01:08PM Google 'Makes People Think They Are Smarter Than They Are'
Thursday April 02, 2015 @08:31AM Chinese Certificate Authority CNNIC Is Dropped From Google Products
Thursday March 26, 2015 @01:45PM German Auto Firms Face Roadblock In Testing Driverless Car Software
Thursday March 26, 2015 @10:44AM Google Quietly Launches Data Saver Extension For Chrome
Saturday March 21, 2015 @06:12PM Ebola-Proof Tablet Developed By Google Set For Deployment In Sierra Leone
Thursday March 19, 2015 @01:08PM Google: Our New System For Recognizing Faces Is the Best
Thursday March 19, 2015 @12:15AM Apple May Start Accepting Android Phones As Trade-Ins
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @09:05PM Google 'Experts' To Screen Android Apps For Banned Content
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @07:55PM How To Make Moonshots
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @06:41PM Google, Developers Demo Impressive Gaming and VR Apps For Project Tango Tablet
Friday March 13, 2015 @08:17PM FAA Says Ad-Bearing YouTube Drone Videos Constitute "Commercial Use"
Thursday March 12, 2015 @04:55PM Google Code Disables New Project Creation, Will Shut Down On January 25, 2016
Thursday March 12, 2015 @01:15PM Google's Pricey Pixel Gets USB-C and a Lower Price
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @10:30AM TSYNC Not a Hard Requirement For Google Chrome After All
Monday March 09, 2015 @06:51PM Google Announces Android 5.1
Sunday March 08, 2015 @11:59PM Google Chrome Requires TSYNC Support Under Linux