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O3b Launches Four More Satellites To Bring Internet To 'Other 3 Billion' 7 comments
Lyft's New York Launch Halted By Restraining Order 27 comments
"Internet's Own Boy" Briefly Knocked Off YouTube With Bogus DMCA Claim 52 comments
Chinese State Media Declares iPhone a Threat To National Security 70 comments
What Happens When Gaming Auteurs Try To Go It Alone? 44 comments
FCC Approves Plan To Spend $5B Over Next Five Years On School Wi-Fi 33 comments
First Release of LibreSSL Portable Is Available 50 comments
DARPA Successfully Demonstrates Self-Guiding Bullets 106 comments
A Peek Inside D-Wave's Quantum Computing Hardware 23 comments
Medal The First Person Ever To Die In a Tesla Is a Guy Who Stole One 297 comments
Medal William Binney: NSA Records and Stores 80% of All US Audio Calls 192 comments
Gameover ZeuS Re-Emerges As Fast-Fluxing Botnet 38 comments
Arecibo Radio Telescope Confirms Extra-galactic Fast Radio Pulses 83 comments
Medal Ask Slashdot: Unattended Maintenance Windows? 225 comments
Amazon Seeks US Exemption To Test Delivery Drones 140 comments
Insurance Claims Reveal Hidden Electronic Damage From Geomagnetic Storms 63 comments
Child Thought To Be Cured of HIV Relapses, Tests Positive Again 115 comments
Google's Experimental Newsroom Avoids Negative Headlines 104 comments
Asteroid Mining Bill Introduced In Congress To Protect Private Property Rights 157 comments
Aereo Embraces Ruling, Tries To Re-Classify Itself As Cable Company 131 comments
Hair-Raising Technique Detects Drugs, Explosives On Human Body 150 comments
Google, Dropbox, and Others Forge Patent "Arms Control Pact" 71 comments
Peer Review Ring Broken - 60 Articles Retracted 163 comments
FTC Files Suit Against Amazon For In-App Purchases 47 comments
SpaceX Wins FAA Permission To Build a Spaceport In Texas 79 comments
Hints of Life's Start Found In a Giant Virus 135 comments
Senator Al Franken Accuses AT&T of "Skirting" Net Neutrality Rules 80 comments
The Oatmeal Convinces Elon Musk To Donate $1 Million To Tesla Museum 74 comments
Medal Medal Ode To Sound Blaster: Are Discrete Audio Cards Still Worth the Investment? 449 comments
On the Significance of Google's New Cardboard (Video) 30 comments
Medal After NSA Spying Flap, Germany Asks CIA Station Chief to Depart 204 comments
How Google Map Hackers Can Destroy a Business 128 comments
Medal Police Recording Confirms NYPD Flew At a Drone and Never Feared Crashing 290 comments
Today In Year-based Computer Errors: Draft Notices Sent To Men Born In the 1800s 197 comments
Microsoft Settles With No-IP After Malware Takedown 83 comments
Apple Gets Its First Batch of iPhone Chips From TSMC 43 comments
Hacking a Tesla Model S Could Net $10,000 Prize 76 comments
Maldives Denies Russian Claims That Secret Service Kidnapped a Politician's Son 93 comments
Prof. Andy Tanenbaum Retires From Vrije University 127 comments
UK Gov't Plans To Push "Emergency" Surveillance Laws 144 comments
Mathematicians Solve the Topological Mystery Behind the "Brazuca" Soccer Ball 143 comments
India's National Informatics Centre Forged Google SSL Certificates 107 comments
IBM To Invest $3 Billion For Semiconductor Research 66 comments
Judge Shoots Down "Bitcoin Isn't Money" Argument In Silk Road Trial 128 comments
Single European Copyright Title On the Horizon 93 comments
Ask Slashdot: Best Dedicated Low Power Embedded Dev System Choice? 177 comments
The Lovelace Test Is Better Than the Turing Test At Detecting AI 277 comments
The Future of Wearables: Standalone, Unobtrusive, and Everywhere 56 comments
Study: Why the Moon's Far Side Looks So Different 79 comments
Homestar Runner To Return Soon 57 comments
A Brief History of Patenting the Wheel: What Goes Around Comes Around 36 comments
Dubai's Climate-Controlled Dome City Is a Dystopia Waiting To Happen 264 comments
The Video Game That Maps the Galaxy 26 comments
The Pentagon's $399 Billion Plane To Nowhere 351 comments
Will Google's Dart Language Replace Javascript? (Video) 177 comments
Cosmic Mystery Solved By Super-sized Supernova Dust 16 comments
Gamestop's Ludicrous Idea: Require Preorders To Unlock Custom Game Content 86 comments
UK Computing Student Jailed After Failing To Hand Over Crypto Keys 336 comments
Medal Blueprints For Taming the Climate Crisis 374 comments
Tor Project Sued Over a Revenge Porn Business That Used Its Service 309 comments
A Brain Implant For Synthetic Memory 83 comments
Interviews: Ask Juan Gilbert About Human-Centered Computing 30 comments
Meet the Muslim-American Leaders the FBI and NSA Have Been Spying On 218 comments
Alcatel-Lucent's XG-FAST Pushes 10,000Mbps Over Copper Phone Lines 147 comments
DHS Mistakenly Releases 840 Pages of Critical Infrastructure Documents 50 comments
Physicists Spot Potential Source of 'Oh-My-God' Particles 144 comments
Medal Medal Normal Humans Effectively Excluded From Developing Software 574 comments
Medal Climate Change Skeptic Group Must Pay Damages To UVA, Michael Mann 401 comments
Buzz Aldrin Pressures Obama For New Space Exploration Initiative 77 comments
How Japan Lost Track of 640kg of Plutonium 102 comments
Dwarf Fortress Gets Biggest Update In Years 138 comments
The Billionaire Mathematician 90 comments
Plasma 5 Release Candidate Announced 47 comments
Avast Buys 20 Used Phones, Recovers 40,000 Deleted Photos 226 comments
Watch Dogs Graphics and Gameplay: PC Vs. Xbox One, With Surprising Results 207 comments
'Rosetta Flash' Attack Leverages JSONP Callbacks To Steal Credentials 68 comments
A Box of Forgotten Smallpox Vials Was Just Found In an FDA Closet 118 comments
US Tech Firms Recruiting High Schoolers (And Younger) 253 comments
Another Dementia Test Oversold 24 comments
BlackBerry's Innovation: Square-Screened Smartphones 138 comments
Tired of Playing Cyber Cop, Microsoft Looks For Partners In Crime Fighting 111 comments
All Web Developers Should Have Access to a Device Lab (Video) 58 comments
Medal Medal Python Bumps Off Java As Top Learning Language 411 comments
Medal Wireless Contraception 301 comments
Radical Dual Tilting Blade Helicopter Design Targets Speeds of Over 270mph 103 comments
Medal Here Comes the Panopticon: Insurance Companies 349 comments
Mapping a Monster Volcano 105 comments
Oculus VR Announces Its First Oculus Connect In Los Angeles 1 comments
Indie Game Developers Talk About Why They Struck Out On Their Own 49 comments
Thousands of Leaked KGB Files Are Now Open To the Public 95 comments
Coddled, Surveilled, and Monetized: How Modern Houses Can Watch You 150 comments
The World's Best Living Programmers 279 comments
US Arrests Son of Russian MP In Maldives For Hacking 175 comments
Australian Police Use Telcos For Cell "Tower Dump" of All Connected Users' Data 60 comments
Blue Shield Leaks 18,000 Doctors' Social Security Numbers 74 comments
CentOS Linux Version 7 Released On x86_64 120 comments
Rob Pardo Says Farewell To Blizzard 93 comments
Microsoft Kills Off MapPoint and Streets and Trips In Favor of Bing Maps 174 comments
Medal Medal Foxconn Replacing Workers With Robots 526 comments
Intelligent Thimble Could Replace the Mouse In 3D Virtual Reality Worlds 65 comments
YouTube Issuing "Report Cards" On Carriers' Streaming Speeds 110 comments
KDE Releases Frameworks 5 87 comments
ESA Shows Off Quadcopter Landing Concept For Mars Rovers 104 comments
Researchers Develop New Way To Steal Passwords Using Google Glass 116 comments
Ancient Bird With Largest Wingspan Yet Discovered 54 comments
DC Entertainment Won't Allow Superman Logo On Murdered Child's Memorial Statue 245 comments
Uber Is Now Cheaper Than a New York City Taxi 139 comments
Tractor Beam Created Using Water Waves 71 comments
Book Review: Data-Driven Security: Analysis, Visualization and Dashboards 24 comments
IBM Tries To Forecast and Control Beijing's Air Pollution 63 comments
Medal Medal Airbus Patents Windowless Cockpit That Would Increase Pilots' Field of View 464 comments
Interview: Edward Stone Talks About JPL and Space Exploration 57 comments
Netflix Is Looking To Pay Someone To Watch Netflix All Day 85 comments
Android Wear Is Here 129 comments
The AI Boss That Deploys Hong Kong's Subway Engineers 159 comments
New Zealand ISP's Anti-Geoblocking Service Makes Waves 153 comments
Medal Medal TSA Prohibits Taking Discharged Electronic Devices Onto Planes 683 comments
How the NEPTUNE Project Wired the Ocean 46 comments
Free Wi-Fi Supplier, Gowex, Files For Bankruptcy 39 comments
Medal Medal Police Using Dogs To Sniff Out Computer Memory 415 comments
FDA: We Can't Scale To Regulate Mobile Health Apps 123 comments
Medal No Shortage In Tech Workers, Advocacy Groups Say 401 comments
Oculus Suspends Oculus Rift Dev Kit Sales In China 131 comments
Cassini's Space Odyssey To Saturn 45 comments
Consciousness On-Off Switch Discovered Deep In Brain 284 comments
A Tour of One of the World's Only Underwater Labs With Fabien Cousteau 30 comments
15-Year-Old Developing a 3D Printer 10x Faster Than Anything On the Market 202 comments
Study: Whales Are Ecosystem "Engineers" 63 comments
Newly Spotted Frozen World Orbits In a Binary Star System 34 comments
New Snowden Leak: of 160000 Intercepted Messages, Only 10% From Official Targets 201 comments
Medal Medal When Beliefs and Facts Collide 700 comments
Study: Global Warming Solvable If Fossil Fuel Subsidies Given To Clean Energy 374 comments
Are Tethers the Answer To the Safety Issues of Follow-Me Drone Technology? 88 comments
New Single Board Computer Lets You Swap Out the CPU and Memory 122 comments
Medal Medal By 2045 'The Top Species Will No Longer Be Humans,' and That Could Be a Problem 553 comments
Two Earth-Like Exoplanets Don't Actually Exist 102 comments
Industrial Control System Firms In Dragonfly Attack Identified 24 comments
Medal The View From Inside A Fireworks Show 200 comments
3D Printed PiGRRL - Raspberry Pi Gameboy 49 comments
Rightscorp Pushing ISPs To Disconnect Repeat Infringers 92 comments
IEEE Spectrum Ranks the Top Programming Languages 192 comments
Amazon Fighting FTC Over In-App Purchases Fine 136 comments
Algorithm-Generated Articles Won't Kill the Journalism Star 29 comments
Medal Ask Slashdot: How Often Should You Change Jobs? 281 comments
Gov't Censorship Pushing Users To More Private Messaging In China 47 comments
Autonomous Trucking 142 comments
Oklahoma's Earthquakes Linked To Fracking 154 comments
NASA Approves Production of Most Powerful Rocket Ever 146 comments
Google Reader: One Year Later 132 comments
What Came First, Black Holes Or Galaxies? 76 comments
In Düsseldorf, A Robot Valet Will Park Your Car 120 comments
Medal New Russian Law To Forbid Storing Russians' Data Outside the Country 204 comments

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