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WikiLeaks' Anonymous Leak Submission System Is Back After Nearly 5 Years 13 comments
Tesla's Household Battery: Costs, Prices, and Tradeoffs 149 comments
Facebook Wants to Skip the Off-Site Links, Host News Content Directly 37 comments
4.0 Earthquake Near Concord, California 107 comments
Empty Landscape Looms, If Large Herbivores Continue to Die Out 130 comments
How Silicon Valley Got That Way -- and Why It Will Continue To Rule 102 comments
Chrome Passes 25% Market Share, IE and Firefox Slip 202 comments
Statues of Assange, Snowden and Manning Go Up In Berlin 149 comments
Unable To Hack Into Grading System, Georgia Student Torches Computer Lab 221 comments
In Second Trial, Ex-Goldman Sachs Programmer Convicted of Code Theft 80 comments
NASA Gets Its Marching Orders: Look Up! Look Out! 173 comments
Free Comic Book Day Event Features Neil Gaiman, the Simpsons 33 comments
Inside the Military-Police Center That Spies On Baltimore's Rioters 184 comments
My High School CS Homework Is the Centerfold 571 comments
AT&T Bills Elderly Customer $24,298.93 For Landline Dial-Up Service 228 comments
The Pioneer Who Invented the Weather Forecast 33 comments
Seafloor Sensors Record Possible Eruption of Underwater Volcano 19 comments
Debian GNU/Hurd 2015 Released 51 comments
Climatologist Speaks On the Effects of Geoengineering 104 comments
American Psychological Association Hit With New Torture Allegations 81 comments
OpenBSD 5.7 Released 80 comments
Mozilla Begins To Move Towards HTTPS-Only Web 314 comments
NSA Reform Bill Backed By Both Parties Set To Pass House of Representatives 120 comments
How an Open Standard API Could Revolutionize Banking 72 comments
UK High Court Orders Block On Popcorn Time 89 comments
Once a Forgotten Child, OpenSSL's Future Now Looks Bright 75 comments
US Switches Air Traffic Control To New Computer System 160 comments
Obama Announces e-Book Scheme For Low-Income Communities 126 comments
FBI Slammed On Capitol Hill For "Stupid" Ideas About Encryption 172 comments
Second Ever Super-rare Pocket Shark Discovered 27 comments
Yes, You Can Blame Your Pointy-Haired Boss On the Peter Principle 209 comments
US Senate Targets Patent Trolls 56 comments
Bitcoin Is Disrupting the Argentine Economy 250 comments
New Study Suggests Flying Is Greener Than Driving 278 comments
White House Outsources K-12 CS Education To Infosys Charity 84 comments
Australia To Grade Written Essays In National Exam With Cognitive Computing 108 comments
Windows XP Support Deal Not Renewed By UK Government, Leaves PCs Open To Attack 136 comments
Ancient Megadrought Entombed Dodos In Poisonous Fecal Cocktail 55 comments
The United States Just Might Be Iran's Favorite New Nuclear Supplier 161 comments
Disney Replaces Longtime IT Staff With H-1B Workers 624 comments
Senate Advances "Secret Science" Bill, Sets Up Possible Showdown With President 348 comments
How One Tweet Wiped $8bn Off Twitter's Value 180 comments
Interviews: Ask Fark Founder Drew Curtis a Question 123 comments
Crowdfunded Android Console Ouya Reportedly Seeking Buyout 123 comments
Pope Attacked By Climate Change Skeptics 697 comments
When Enthusiasm For Free Software Turns Ugly 177 comments
The Power of Backroom Lobbying: How the Music Industry Got a Copyright Extension 109 comments
The Battle of 100 Freeciv AIs 38 comments
Ask Slashdot: How Should I Build a Maker Space For a Liberal Arts College? 167 comments
Why Crypto Backdoors Wouldn't Work 105 comments
Verizon Tells Customer He Needs 75Mbps For Smoother Netflix Video 170 comments
KDE Plasma 5.3 Released 53 comments
US Successfully Tests Self-Steering Bullets 216 comments
University Overrules Professor Who Failed Entire Management Class 353 comments
Signs of Subsurface 'Alien' Life Found In Antarctica 106 comments
Feds Say It's Time To Cut Back On Fluoride In Drinking Water 314 comments
ATT, DirecTV Mega-Merger May Go Through 82 comments
How To Increase the Number of Female Engineers 634 comments
A Cheap, Ubiquitous Earthquake Warning System 100 comments
Valve Pulls the Plug On Paid Mods For Skyrim 239 comments
An Open Ranking of Wikipedia Pages 39 comments
Imagination To Release Open MIPS Design To Academia 63 comments
Supreme Court To Consider Data Aggregation Suit Against Spokeo 62 comments
The Sun Newspaper Launches Anonymous Tor-Based WikiLeaks-Style SecureDrop 64 comments
Pandora Paying Artists $0.0001 More Per Stream Than It Was Last Year 124 comments
The Future Deconstruction of the K-12 Teacher 352 comments
Officials Say Russian Hackers Read Obama's Unclassified Emails 109 comments
Google Executive Dan Fredinburg Among Victims of Everest Avalanche 164 comments
Seeing Buildings Shake With Software 21 comments
Woman Behind Pakistan's First Hackathon, Sabeen Mahmud, Shot Dead 493 comments
Declassified Report From 2009 Questions Effectiveness of NSA Spying 56 comments
Think Tanks: How a Bill [Gates Agenda] Becomes a Law 162 comments
Giant Survival Ball Will Help Explorer Survive a Year On an Iceberg 128 comments
7.8 Earthquake Rocks Nepal, Hundreds Dead 114 comments
Pirate Bay Blockade Censors CloudFlare Customers 160 comments
Buggy Win 95 Code Almost Wrecked Stuxnet Campaign 93 comments
Bees Prefer Nectar Laced With Neonicotinoids 104 comments
German Intelligence Helped NSA Spy On EU Politicians and Companies 80 comments
Amazon's Profits Are Floating On a Cloud (Computing) 83 comments
Pentagon Discloses Network Breach By Russian Hackers 63 comments
Ubuntu 15.04 Released, First Version To Feature systemd 487 comments
Comcast Officially Gives Up On TWC Merger 112 comments
Music Industry Argues Works Entering Public Domain Are Not In Public Interest 302 comments
Groupon Refuses To Pay Security Expert Who Found Serious XSS Site Bugs 148 comments
Yellowstone Supervolcano Even Bigger Than We Realized 152 comments
Bloomberg Report Suggests Comcast & Time Warner Merger Dead 99 comments
Drone Killed Hostages From U.S. and Italy, Drawing Obama Apology 334 comments
Africa E-Waste Dump Continues Hyperbole War 78 comments
Qt Creator 3.4.0 Released 20 comments
USGS: Oil and Gas Operations Could Trigger Large Earthquakes 171 comments
New Privacy Concerns About US Program That Can Track Snail Mail 66 comments
Except For Millennials, Most Americans Dislike Snowden 685 comments
Security Companies Accused of Exaggerating Iran's Cyberthreats Against the US 37 comments
House Bill Slashes Research Critical To Cybersecurity 198 comments
Yahoo Called Its Layoffs a "Remix." Don't Do That. 194 comments
GCC 5.1 Released 78 comments
McConnell Introduces Bill To Extend NSA Surveillance 209 comments
Virtual Reality Games Can Improve Memory Retention of Safety Instructions 36 comments
Intel 'Compute Stick' PC-Over-HDMI Dongle Launched, Tested 174 comments
Cheap Gas Fuels Switch From Electric Cars To SUVs 622 comments
The Great Canadian Copyright Giveaway: Copyright Extension For Sound Recordings 309 comments
German Court Rules Adblock Plus Is Legal 279 comments
UK Police Chief: Some Tech Companies Are 'Friendly To Terrorists' 230 comments
YouTube Going Dark On Older Devices 129 comments
Networking Library Bug Breaks HTTPS In ~1,500 iOS Apps 73 comments
Futures Trader Arrested For Causing 2010 'Flash Crash' 309 comments
'Aaron's Law' Introduced To Curb Overzealous Prosecutions For Computer Crimes 206 comments
OSGeo Foundation Up In Arms Over ESRI LAS Lock-In Plans 35 comments
Copyright For Sale: What the Sony Docs Say About MPAA Buying Political Influence 163 comments
The Logistics of an eSports Tournament 48 comments
USPS Shortlists 'HorseFly' Octocopter Drone Delivery Service 67 comments
AMD Publishes New 'AMDGPU' Linux Graphics Driver 88 comments
George Lucas Building Low-Income Housing Next Door To Millionaires 540 comments
Elon Musk Bailed Out of $6bn Google Takeover To Save Tesla From 2013 Bankruptcy 118 comments
Comcast and TWC Will Negotiate With Officials To Save Their Merger 101 comments
ISS Could Be Fitted With Lasers To Shoot Down Space Junk 167 comments
William Shatner Proposes $30 Billion Water Pipeline To California 678 comments
Assange Talk Spurs UK Judges To Boycott Legal Conference 191 comments
Pull-Top Can Tabs, At 50, Reach Historic Archaeological Status 120 comments
How Publishing Upstart Mendeley Weathered Revolt and Became Part of the Paywall 81 comments
Oklahoma Says It Will Now Use Nitrogen Gas As Its Backup Method of Execution 591 comments
If Earth Never Had Life, Continents Would Be Smaller 64 comments
Utilities Battle Homeowners Over Solar Power 533 comments
DIA Polygraph Countermeasure Case Files Leaked 114 comments
US Military To Recruit Civilian Cybersecurity Experts 67 comments
Joseph Goebbels' Estate Sues Publisher Over Diary Excerpt Royalties 301 comments
Norway Will Switch Off FM Radio In 2017 293 comments
Ask Slashdot: What Features Would You Like In a Search Engine? 276 comments
The Upsides of a Surveillance Society 254 comments
Resistance To Antibiotics Found In Isolated Amazonian Tribe 53 comments
Hacked Sony Emails Reveal That Sony Had Pirated Books About Hacking 59 comments
Twitter Moves Non-US Accounts To Ireland, and Away From the NSA 153 comments
Drought and Desertification: How Robots Might Help 124 comments
Gyrocopter Pilot Appears In Court; Judge Bans Him From D.C. 271 comments
Microsoft Open Technologies Is Closing: Good Or Bad News For Open Source? 110 comments
Scientists Locate Sunken, Radioactive Aircraft Carrier Off California Coast 193 comments
FBI Accuses Researcher of Hacking Plane, Seizes Equipment 270 comments
Breakthrough In Artificial Photosynthesis Captures CO2 In Acetate 128 comments
LAUSD OKs Girls-Only STEM School, Plans Boys-Only English Language Arts School 599 comments
UK Company Wants To Deliver Parcels Through Underground Tunnels 117 comments
Google Helps Homeless Street Vendors Get Paid By Cashless Consumers 142 comments
GNU Hurd 0.6 Released 229 comments
Cyanogen Partners With Microsoft To Replace Google Apps 179 comments
LA Schools Seeking Refund Over Botched iPad Plan 325 comments
2K, Australia's Last AAA Studio, Closes Its Doors 170 comments
KDE Plasma 5.3 Beta Brings Lot of Improvements 64 comments
Seattle CEO Cuts $1 Million Salary To $70K, Raises Employee Salaries 482 comments
Can Online Reporting System Help Prevent Sexual Assaults On Campus? 234 comments
How Many Hoaxes Are On Wikipedia? No One Knows 186 comments
Nuclear Fusion Simulator Among Software Picked For US's Summit Supercomputer 57 comments
Gyro-Copter Lands On West Lawn of US Capitol, Pilot Arrested 327 comments
Chinese Ninebot Buys US Rival Segway 134 comments
MIT Celebrates 10 Years of SCIgen Bogus CompSci Paper Generator With New Tool 13 comments
NVIDIA's New GPUs Are Very Open-Source Unfriendly 309 comments
'We the People' Petition To Revoke Scientology's Tax Exempt Status 700 comments
Nokia To Buy Alcatel-Lucent for $16.6 Billion 66 comments
World's Oldest Stone Tools Discovered In Kenya 89 comments
US Navy Researchers Get Drones To Swarm On Target 99 comments
Denver TSA Screeners Manipulated System In Order To Grope Men's Genitals 294 comments
The Makerspace Is the Next Open Source Frontier 46 comments
Chess Grandmaster Used iPhone To Cheat During Tournament 237 comments
Cornell Study: For STEM Tenure Track, Women Twice As Likely To Be Hired As Men 517 comments
Kludgey Electronic Health Records Are Becoming Fodder For Malpractice Suits 184 comments
First 26 Pages of Neal Stephenson's New Novel "Seveneves" Online 110 comments
Allegation: Lottery Official Hacked RNG To Score Winning Ticket 342 comments
Bolivia Demands Assange Apologize For Deliberately False Leaks To the US 161 comments
Can Civilization Reboot Without Fossil Fuels? 365 comments
US Dept. of Education Teams With Microsoft-Led On Teacher Diversity 148 comments
Legislation Would Force Radio Stations To Pay Royalties 218 comments
Linux Getting Extensive x86 Assembly Code Refresh 209 comments
Republicans Introduce a Bill To Overturn Net Neutrality 441 comments
Turing Manuscript Sells For $1 Million 44 comments
Book Review: Networking For System Administrators 33 comments
New York State Spent Millions On Program For Startups That Created 76 Jobs 238 comments
Report: Chinese Government Plans To Put 3D Printers In All Elementary Schools 99 comments
Hillary Clinton Declares 2016 Democratic Presidential Bid 676 comments
The NSA Wants Tech Companies To Give It "Front Door" Access To Encrypted Data 212 comments
Mystery "Warm Blob" In the Pacific Ocean Could Be Causing California's Drought 173 comments
Watch DARPA Artificial Intelligence Search For Crime On the "Dark Web" 35 comments
NIST Solicits Comments On Electronic Authentication Guideline 7 comments
California Looks To the Sea For a Drink of Water 332 comments
Microsoft Pushes For Public Education Funding While Avoiding State Taxes 173 comments
U.S. Gov't Grapples With Clash Between Privacy, Security 134 comments
MIT May Help Lead Bitcoin Standards Effort 67 comments
Cannabis Smoking Makes Students Less Likely To Pass University Courses 291 comments
Would-Be Bomber Arrested In Kansas; Planned Suicide Attack on Ft. Riley 297 comments
Massive Lincoln Archive Goes Live On 150th Anniversary of His Assassination 16 comments
The Myth of Going Off the Power Grid 281 comments
Microsoft: Feds Are 'Rewriting' the Law To Obtain Emails Overseas 100 comments
US Blocks Intel From Selling Xeon Chips To Chinese Supercomputer Projects 229 comments
Florida Teen Charged With Felony Hacking For Changing Desktop Wallpaper 629 comments
The DEA Disinformation Campaign To Hide Surveillance Techniques 46 comments
The Last Time Oceans Got This Acidic This Fast, 96% of Marine Life Went Extinct 417 comments
German Teenager Gets Job Offer By Trying To Use FOI For His Exam Papers 114 comments
America's Methane Mystery: NASA Set To Investigate Hotspot Over the 4 Corners 111 comments
Ten US Senators Seek Investigation Into the Replacement of US Tech Workers 407 comments
FAA Allows AIG To Use Drones For Insurance Inspections 53 comments
Ask Slashdot: How To Introduce a 7-Year-Old To Programming? 315 comments
Uber Finally Accepts Cash -- For Autorickshaws In Delhi 62 comments
FTC Creates Office Dedicated To "Algorithmic Transparency" 75 comments
Reason: How To Break the Internet (in a Bad Way) 489 comments
French TV Network TV5Monde Targeted In 'Pro-ISIS' Cyberattack 71 comments
Senate Draft of No Child Left Behind Act Draft Makes CS a 'Core' Subject 216 comments
Did Natural Selection Make the Dutch the Tallest People On the Planet? 298 comments
Google To Offer Ad-Free YouTube - At a Price 358 comments
US Started Keeping Secret Records of International Telephone Calls In 1992 81 comments
Collision With Earth's "Little Sister" Created the Moon 83 comments
Reddit CEO Ellen Pao Bans Salary Negotiations To Equalize Pay For Men, Women 892 comments
AT&T Call Centers Sold Mobile Customer Information To Criminals 92 comments
Patent Case Could Shift Power Balance In Tech Industry 83 comments
Greenwald Criticizes Universities' Funding-Driven Collaboration With NSA 49 comments
Obama Says Climate Change Is Harming Americans' Health 304 comments
Google, Apple and Microsoft Squirm As Global Tax Schemes Scrutinized 312 comments
With H-1B Cap Hit, Zuckerberg and Ballmer-Led Groups Press For More Tech Visas 442 comments
Feds Boost Goal To 75k New Solar Power Workers By 2020 69 comments
The Cyberlearning Technologies Transforming Education 19 comments
Why CSI: Cyber Matters 141 comments
Privacy Commissioner of Canada Rules Bell's Targeted Ad Program Violates the Law 39 comments
TrueCrypt Alternatives Step Up Post-Cryptanalysis 83 comments
How Ubiquiti Networks Is Creatively Violating the GPL 225 comments
Getting Started Developing With OpenStreetMap Data 39 comments
"Brontosaurus" Name Resurrected Thanks To New Dino Family Tree 68 comments
Snowden Demystified: Can the Government See My Junk? 200 comments
Has the Bitcoin Foundation Run Out of Cash? 71 comments
Consumer Groups Bemoan Google's "Deceptive" Ads for Kids In FTC Complaint 92 comments
How the Pentagon Wasted $10 Billion On Military Projects 370 comments
Mozilla Rolls Back Firefox 37's Opportunistic Encryption Over Security Issue 42 comments
Google Rolls Out VP9 Encoding For YouTube 109 comments
GCC 5.0 To Support OpenMP 4.0, Intel Cilk Plus, C++14 57 comments
How Comcast Bankrolls Organizations That Support TWC Merger 59 comments
The Arrival of Man-Made Earthquakes 166 comments
Court Mulls Revealing Secret Government Plan To Cut Cell Phone Service 191 comments
Build Your Own Satellite For Less Than $30K 49 comments
The New Struggles Facing Open Source 146 comments
10 Years of Git: An Interview With Linus Torvalds 203 comments
Why Is the Internet Association Rewarding a Pro-NSA Net-Neutrality Opponent? 157 comments
Turkey Blocks Twitter, YouTube Access Over Image of Slain Prosecutor 66 comments
Hugo Awards Turn (Even More) Political 587 comments
Carly Fiorina Calls Apple's Tim Cook a 'Hypocrite' On Gay Rights 653 comments
US NAVY Sonar/Lidar Editing Software Released To the World 56 comments
Prosecutors Get an 'A' On Convictions of Atlanta Ed-Reform-Gone-Bad Test Cheats 201 comments
Slashdot Asks: What Will You (Or Your Kids) Learn This Summer? 81 comments
Mono 4 Released, First Version To Adopt Microsoft Code 223 comments
BioWare Announces Open-Source Orbit Project 61 comments
After Anti-Donation Executive Order, Bitcoin Donations For Snowden Jump 289 comments
Forking Away: OnePlus Introduces Android-Based OxygenOS 38 comments
W. Virginia Bans Direct Tesla Sales, With Urging of Car-Dealer Senate President 197 comments
UK's Tories Promise To Enact Age Limits For Viewing Online Porn 187 comments
Ask Slashdot: Options Beyond YouTube For An Indie Web Show? 60 comments
Stanford Turns To Pair Programming: 1 CS Education For the Price of 2? 121 comments
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