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2015 Nobel Peace Prize Awarded To Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet 9 comments
Medal Iran-Based Hacking Crew Uses Fake LinkedIn Profiles In Espionage Attacks 18 comments
Medal World's First 5G Field Trial Delivers Speeds of 3.6Gbps Using Sub-6GHz 26 comments
Medal Amazon To Offer Sneakernet Services: Data Upload By Mail 45 comments
Barnes & Noble Has Been Quietly Refreshing Its Nook Hardware 16 comments
Google Helped Cause the Mysterious Increase In 911 Calls SF Asked It To Solve 105 comments
Mozilla Sets Out Its Proposed Principles For Content Blocking 203 comments
SIgn Of the Times: Calif. Privacy Protections Signed Into Law 31 comments
Dell Brings 4K InfinityEdge Display To XPS 15 Line, GeForce GPU, Under 4 Pounds 71 comments
Man Behind Week-Long Bitcoin Attacks Reveals Himself 63 comments
Complex Living Brain Simulation Replicates Sensory Rat Behaviour 31 comments
How Analog Tide Predictors Changed Human History 28 comments
Medal In Midst of a Tech Boom, Seattle Tries To Keep Its Soul 311 comments
University of Cape Town Team Breaks World Water Rocketry Record 34 comments
Medal Medal Volkswagen Boss Blames Software Engineers For Scandal 419 comments
Former Reuters Media Editor Found Guilty of Helping Anonymous Hack Into LA Times 36 comments
'Voices From Chernobyl' Author Svetlana Alexievich Wins Lit Nobel 45 comments
Volvo Will Accept Liability For Self-Driving Car Crashes 194 comments
Not All iPhone 6s Processors Are Created Equal 239 comments
MIT Master's Program To Use MOOCs As 'Admissions Test' 106 comments
Enlightenment Mysteriously Drops Wayland Support 110 comments
ESR On Why the FCC Shouldn't Lock Down Device Firmware 134 comments
IP Address May Associate Lyft CTO With Uber Data Breach 91 comments
Dell, EMC Said To Be In Merger Talks 93 comments
What Happened To the Martian Ocean and Magnetic Field? 129 comments
NSF Awards $74.5 Million To Support Interdisciplinary Cybersecurity Research 8 comments
How To Make Messages Easy For an Alien Race To Understand 169 comments
The Ford Edge: Exploring High-tech Driving Aids In My New Robot Friend 0 comments
Medal A Remarkable Number of People Think 'The Martian' Is Based On a True Story 341 comments
Google's Effort To Speed Up the Mobile Web 90 comments
Microsoft Claims 110M Devices Now Run Windows 10 161 comments
Rookie Dongle Warns Parents When Their Kids Are Driving Too Fast 153 comments
Ask Slashdot: Where Can I Find "Nuts and Bolts" Info On Cookies & Tracking Mechanisms? 81 comments
Researchers Unable To Replicate Findings of Published Economics Studies 204 comments
Wealth of Personal Data Found On Used Electronics Purchased Online 67 comments
Prison Debate Team Beats Harvard's National Title Winners 190 comments
Marijuana Growers Need Software, Too (Video) 84 comments
Wearable Ring Sports Tiny Trackpad 0 comments
Yale Makes Available Online 170,000 Photographs From WWII Period 49 comments
Jimmy Wales and Former NSA Chief Ridicule Government Plans To Ban Encryption 175 comments
Privately Funded Lunar Mission Set a Launch Date For 2017 50 comments
Making Your Graphing Calculator a Musical Instrument 54 comments
Medal 'First, Let's Get Rid of All the Bosses' -- the Zappos Management Experiment 316 comments
eSports Now a Part of College Athletics 110 comments
Danish Bank Leaves Server In Debug Mode, Exposes Sensitive Data In JS Comments 41 comments
Europe Code Week 2015: Cocktails At Microsoft, 'Ode To Code' Robot Dancing 15 comments
Medal Medal Wind Power Now Cheapest Energy In UK and Germany; No Subsidies Needed 406 comments
Boarding Pass Barcodes Can Reveal Personal Data, Future Flights 64 comments
The Mutant Genes Behind the Black Death 130 comments
2015 Nobel Prize In Chemistry Awarded To 3 For DNA Repair 20 comments
Endocannabinoids Contribute To Runner's High 112 comments
Medal FAA Proposes $1.9 Million Fine For Unauthorized Drone Use 227 comments
All Malibu Media Subpoenas In Eastern District NY Put On Hold 66 comments
Windows Phone Store Increasingly Targeted With Fake Mobile Apps 90 comments
Researchers Create 'Habitability Index' For Exoplanets 52 comments
DARPA Jolts the Nervous System With Electricity, Lasers, Sound Waves, and Magnets 34 comments
Why Is RAM Suddenly So Cheap? It Might Be Windows 208 comments
Medal Medal Getting More Women Coders Into Open Source 685 comments
Larry Wall Unveils Perl 6.0.0 161 comments
Ubuntu Plans To Make ZFS File-System Support Standard On Linux 267 comments
Verizon Is Merging Its Cellphone Tracking Supercookie with AOL's Ad Tracking Network 99 comments
Robohon Robot Doubles As Smartphone 0 comments
Medal Medal Porsche Chooses Apple Over Google Because Google Wants Too Much Data 415 comments
Scandal Erupts In Unregulated Online World of Fantasy Sports 173 comments
Team Constructs Silicon 2-qubit Gate, Enabling Construction of Quantum Computers 92 comments
Cold Fusion Rears Ugly Head With Claims of Deuterium-Powered Homes 186 comments
Worries Mount Over Upcoming LTE-U Deployments Hurting Wi-Fi 170 comments
Medal Medal Matthew Garrett Forks the Linux Kernel 682 comments
From Microsoft, HoloLens VR Dev Kit, New Phones, Continuum 87 comments
International Exploit Kit Angler Thwarted By Cisco Security Team 36 comments
NY Times Passes 1M Digital Subscribers 92 comments
Neutrino 'Flip' Discovery Earns Nobel For Japanese, Canadian Researchers 58 comments
EU Court of Justice Declares US-EU Data Transfer Pact Invalid 202 comments
Software Defined Smart Battery Arrays Extend Laptop Life 42 comments
Disproving the Mythical Man-Month With DevOps 281 comments
EFF Joins Nameless Coalition and Demands Facebook Kills Its Real Names Policy 232 comments
London Mayor Boris Johnson Condemns Random Uber Pick-Ups 215 comments
Space Travel For the 1%: Virgin Galactic's $250,000 Tickets Haunt New Mexico Town 233 comments
What Effect Will VW's Scandal Have On Robocars? 104 comments
Study Finds Humans Are Worse Than Radiation For Chernobyl Animals 139 comments
DNA Vaccine Sterilizes Mice, Could Lead To One-Shot Birth Control For Cats, Dogs 153 comments
Medal What Non-Geeks Hate About the Big Bang Theory 390 comments
Ask Slashdot: What Is Your Most Awesome Hardware Hack? 249 comments
Medal Medal Linux Kernel Dev Sarah Sharp Quits, Citing 'Brutal' Communications Style 920 comments
CodeWeavers To Release CrossOver For Android To Run Windows Programs 66 comments
On-Chip Liquid Cooling Permits Smaller Devices With No Heatsinks Or Fans 45 comments
Twitter Shuts Down JSON API and Names New CEO 103 comments
Sensor Network Makes Life Easier For Japan's Aging Rice Farmers 91 comments
Review: The Martian 240 comments
Nissan Creates the Ultimate Distracted Driving Machine 140 comments
B612 Foundation Loses Partnership With NASA; Asteroids Not a Significant Risk 182 comments
Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal Is Reached 278 comments
Advertising Malware Affects Non-Jailbroken iOS Devices 69 comments
Medal Majority of EU Nations Seek Opt-Out From Growing GM Crops 325 comments
Sex, Drugs, and Transportation: How Politicians Tried To Keep Uber Out of Vegas 135 comments
3 Scientists Share Nobel For Parastic Disease Breakthroughs 36 comments
An Ice House Design Concept For Mars Bets Long On Liquid Water 63 comments
TiVo's Latest Offering Detects and Skips Ads, Adds 4K Capability 85 comments
Google Lets Advertisers Target By (Anonymized) Customer Data 58 comments
Medal Medal 4 Calif. Students Arrested For Alleged Mass-Killing Plot 447 comments
Daimler Tests a Self-Driving Truck On the Autobahn 126 comments
Japan Display Squeezes 8K Resolution Into 17-inch LCD, Cracks 510 PPI At 120Hz 178 comments
Desktop Turing-Welchman Bombe Build 69 comments
OpenIndiana Hipster 2015.10: Keeping an Open-Source Solaris Going 149 comments
This is not F1 (or NASCAR): High-End Hybrids Race In Texas 28 comments
Medal Chrome AdBlock Joining Acceptable Ads Program (And Sold To Anonymous Company) 344 comments
Ask Slashdot: Best Country For Secure Online Hosting? 112 comments
Medal When Fraud Detection Shuts Down Credit Cards Inappropriately 345 comments
Stolen Patreon User Data Dumped On Internet 161 comments
Vostochny Launch Building Built To the Wrong Size 102 comments
Hour of Code Kicks Off In Chile With Dog Poop-Themed CS Tutorial 49 comments
Legionnaires' Bacteria Reemerges In Previously Disinfected Cooling Towers 118 comments
'Legacy' London Car Hire Companies Lawyer Up Against Uber 239 comments
Michigan Mammoth May Have Been Butchered By Humans 41 comments
Apollo-Era Photos Now Up at NASA's Flickr Account, In High-Res 93 comments
Inside the Spaceflight of 'The Martian' 121 comments
Medal Medal The Decline of 'Big Soda': Is Drinking Soda the New Smoking? 570 comments
Selected Provisions: TPP, CETA, and TiSA Trade Agreements 43 comments
Google As Alphabet Subsidiary Drops "Don't Be Evil" 247 comments
Soon-to-Be US Ed Chief Was Almost FB CEO's Ed Chief 30 comments
Cape Verde Boulders Indicate Massive Tsunami 73,000 Years Ago 54 comments
F-35 Ejection Seat Fears Ground Lightweight Pilots 179 comments
Medal Medal US Bombs Hit Doctors Without Borders Hospital 397 comments
Artists Create a 1000-Year GIF Loop 105 comments
Medal DHS Detains Mayor of Stockton, CA, Forces Him To Hand Over His Passwords 396 comments
Volkswagen Diesel Scandal Logistics Imply Sizable Conspiracy 153 comments
Some Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus Smartphones Mysteriously Powering Down 54 comments
Samsung Decides Not To Patch Kernel Vulnerabilities In Some S4 Smartphones 137 comments
A Broke Fan Owes $5,400 For Pokemon-Themed Party Posters 211 comments
Ask Slashdot: Is the Gap Between Data Access Speeds Widening Or Narrowing? 91 comments
Medal How Steve Jobs Outsmarted Carly Fiorina 326 comments
Office 2016 Proving Unstable With Apple's El Capitan 137 comments
Motorola Marketed the Moto E 2015 On Promise of Updates, Stops After 219 Days 123 comments
SolarCity Says It Has Produced the World's Highest Efficiency Solar Panel 182 comments
Sprint To Begin Layoffs, Cut $2.5 Billion In Expenses 55 comments
Vigilante Malware Protects Routers Against Other Security Threats 79 comments
$50 Fire Tablet With High-capacity SDXC Slot Doesn't See E-books On the SD Card 145 comments
This Machine Produces the Largest Humanmade Waves In the World 64 comments
EPA Gave Volkswagen a Free Pass On Emissions Ten Years Ago Due To Lack of Budget 203 comments
Moon Express Signs Launch Contract For Possible First Private Lunar Landing 73 comments
DARPA Is Looking For Analog Approaches To Cyber Monitoring 41 comments
Medal FLIF: Free Lossless Image Format 309 comments
NASA Targets Venus, Asteroids With Potential Missions 47 comments
Medal American IT Workers Increasingly Alleging Discrimination 349 comments
GitHub's Next Move: Turn Everybody Into a Programmer 145 comments

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