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Proposed Regulation Could Keep 3D-printed Gun Blueprints Offline For Good 166 comments
Researchers Study "Harbingers of Failure," Consumers Who Habitually Pick Losers 200 comments
Chinese Zoo Animals Monitored For Earthquake Prediction 25 comments
Greece Rejects EU Terms 1065 comments
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Theresa May Named UK's Internet Villain of the Year 57 comments
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In Response to Open Letter, France Rejects Asylum For Julian Assange 144 comments
FBI Wants Pirate Bay Logs For Criminal Investigation Into Copyright Trolls 83 comments
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Firefox 39 Released, Bringing Security Improvements and Social Sharing 161 comments
Aussie ISP Bakes In Geo-dodging For Netflix, Hulu 40 comments
AMAgeddon: Reddit Mods Are Locking Up the Site's Most Popular Pages In Protest 375 comments
MasterCard To Approve Online Payments Using Your Selfies 75 comments
Naval Research Interested In Bringing 3D Printing To Large Scale For Ships 43 comments
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UK Government Illegally Spied On Amnesty International 108 comments
Microsoft Research Open Sources WorldWide Telescope 18 comments
Cameron Asserts UK Gov't Will Leave No "Safe Space" For Private Communications 256 comments
Watching People Code Is Becoming an (Even Bigger) Thing 134 comments
North America Runs Out of IPv4 Addresses 296 comments
TracFone Finally Agrees To Allow Phone Unlocking 85 comments
Federal Wiretaps Down Slightly, Encryption Impact Decreases 24 comments
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Microsoft To Launch Minecraft Education Portal For Teachers 56 comments
Pew Survey Documents Gaps Between Public and Scientists 278 comments
NASA To Waste $150 Million On SLS Engine That Will Be Used Once 139 comments
Scientist Union's Talks Stall Over Pay 80 comments
Struggling University of Phoenix Lays Off 900 132 comments
Analysis: Iran's Nuclear Program Has Been an Astronomical Waste 394 comments
UK's National Computer Museum Looks For Help Repairing BBC Micros 66 comments
Surveillance Court: NSA Can Resume Bulk Surveillance 161 comments
Quebec Government May Force ISPs To Block Gambling Websites 60 comments
Apple Loses Ebook Price Fixing Appeal, Must Pay $450 Million 97 comments
Ask Slashdot: What To Do With Empty Toner Cartridges? 189 comments
What If You Could See Asteroids In the Night Sky? 54 comments
Interviews: Brian Krebs Answers Your Questions 33 comments
UK Researchers Find IPv6-Related Data Leaks In 11 of 14 VPN Providers 65 comments
First Fedora Image For the MIPS Available For Testing 28 comments
How Computer Science Education Got Practical (Again) 153 comments
Asteroid Day On June 30 Aims To Raise Awareness of Collision Risks 76 comments
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Bill Gates Investing $2 Billion In Renewables 288 comments
How Television Is Fighting Off the Internet 194 comments
Greek Financial Crisis Is an Opportunity For Bitcoin 358 comments
The Underfunded, Disorganized Plan To Save Earth From the Next Giant Asteroid 88 comments
AP CS Test Takers and Pass Rates Up, Half of Kids Don't Get Sparse Arrays At All 128 comments
BBC Curates The "Right To Be Forgotten" Links That Google Can't 146 comments
Genetic Rescue Efforts Could Help Coral Shrug Off Warmer Oceans 144 comments
Weather Promising for Sunday Morning SpaceX Launch 49 comments
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Philanthropy For Hackers 27 comments
Protesters Block Effort To Restart Work On Controversial Hawaii Telescope 305 comments
Supreme Court Ruling Supports Same-Sex Marriage 1083 comments
France Could Offer Asylum To Assange, Snowden 213 comments
Controversial Trial of Genetically Modified Wheat Ends In Disappointment 188 comments
Students Win Prize For Color-Changing Condoms That Detect STDs 171 comments
DARPA Is Already Working On Designer Organisms To Terraform Mars 136 comments
Supreme Court Upholds Key Obamacare Subsidies 591 comments
Google, Apple, and Others Remove Content Related To the Confederate Flag 818 comments
New Google and CMU Moonshot: the 'Teacherless Classroom' 89 comments
NHS To Give Volunteers "Synthetic Blood" Made In a Laboratory Within Two Years 57 comments
New Zealand ISPs Back Down On Anti-Geoblocking Support 50 comments
France, Up In Arms Over NSA Spying, Passes New Surveillance Law 80 comments
NVIDIA Begins Supplying Open-Source Register Header Files 77 comments
The Vicious Circle That Is Sending Rents Spiraling Higher 939 comments
The Open Container Project and What It Means 54 comments
US Military To Develop Star Wars-Style Hoverbikes With British company 108 comments
"Invite-Only" Ubuntu Mobile-Powered Meizu UX4 Goes On Sale 51 comments
Judge Orders Dutch Government To Finally Take Action On Climate Promises 242 comments
Elon Musk Probably Won't Be the First Martian 169 comments
Learn-to-Code Program For 10,000 Low-Income Girls 473 comments
WikiLeaks: NSA Eavesdropped On the Last Three French Presidents 136 comments
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The Presidential Candidate With a Plan To Run the US On 100% Clean Energy 308 comments
US Securities and Exchange Commission Hunting Insider Trading Hackers 20 comments
The 2015 Open Source Summer Reading List 31 comments
New Snowden Leaks Show NSA Attacked Anti-Virus Software 98 comments
YouTube Algorithm Can Decide Your Channel URL Now Belongs To Someone Else 272 comments
Recycling Is Dying 371 comments
DOJ Vs. Google: How Google Fights On Behalf of Its Users 78 comments
The US Navy's Warfare Systems Command Just Paid Millions To Stay On Windows XP 192 comments
Ask Slashdot: Making Donations Count 268 comments
Controversial GCHQ Unit Engaged In Domestic Law Enforcement, Online Propaganda 83 comments
Swedish Investigators Attempt Assange Interview; Wikileaks Makes Major Release 154 comments
Docker and CoreOS Join Together For Open Container Project At Linux Foundation 48 comments
Apple To Pay Musicians For Free Streams, After All 134 comments
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3D Printing Might Save the Rhinoceros 163 comments
WikiLeaks' Latest: An Even More Massive Trove of Sony Documents 100 comments
Lawrence Krauss On the Pope's Encyclical: Not Even Close? 305 comments
Ask Slashdot: Best Setups For Navigating a Programming-Focused MOOC? 39 comments
Security Oversights and Complacency Set the Stage For Killers' Escape 80 comments
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Open Source Hardware Pioneer Ladyada Interviews the New MakerBot CEO 38 comments
Microsoft Funds First US-Based Chinese Research University Degree Program 27 comments
Amazon Is Only Going To Pay Authors When Each Page Is Read 172 comments
Kim Jong Un Claims To Have Cured AIDS, Ebola and Cancer 162 comments
School Lunch Program Scans Student Thumbprints For 'Tracking Purposes' 141 comments
Study: Sixth Extinction Event Is Underway 294 comments
Schneier: China and Russia Almost Definitely Have the Snowden Docs 157 comments
Turning Neural Networks Upside Down Produces Psychedelic Visuals 75 comments
IMAX Tries To Censor Ars Technica Over SteamVR Comparison 190 comments
UK's Legalization of CD Ripping Is Unlawful, Court Rules 301 comments
Editing DNA For Fame and Fortune 62 comments
Twitter To Introduce Curated Information Stream 37 comments
Privately Owned Armored Trucks Raise Eyebrows After Dallas Attack 609 comments
Google Launches YouTube Newswire To Verify Eyewitness Videos 22 comments
Jimmy Wales: London Is Better For Tech Than "Dreadful" Silicon Valley 410 comments
FCC Votes To Subsidize Broadband Connections For Low-Income Households 283 comments
Big-Data Animal Tracking As an Eye On Life and Planet 28 comments
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LibreOffice Now Available On Apple's Mac App Store 132 comments
Shuttleworth Loses $20m Battle With S. African Reserve Bank Over Expatriated Funds 117 comments
Encryption Would Not Have Protected Secret Federal Data, Says DHS 142 comments
Canadian Government Servers Compromised By Anonymous 79 comments
British Government Instituted 3-Month Deletion Policy, Apparently To Evade FOIA 86 comments
Reasons To Use Mono For Linux Development 355 comments
Russian Official Calls For "International Investigation" of the Apollo Program 307 comments
UrtheCast Releases Its First Commercial Videos of Earth 45 comments
FCC To Fine AT&T $100M For Throttling Unlimited Data Customers 205 comments
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Privacy Advocates Leave In Protest Over U.S. Facial Recognition Code of Conduct 161 comments
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GitHub Seeks Funding At $2 Billion Valuation 80 comments
Sunday Times Issues DMCA Takedown Notice To the Intercept Over Snowden Article 125 comments
US Lawmakers Demand Federal Encryption Requirements After OPM Hack 91 comments
Amazon Pulls Kodi Media Player From App Store Over Piracy Claims 122 comments
Google Expands Security Rewards To Bugs In Android Devices 20 comments
FDA Bans Trans Fat 851 comments
Linus Torvalds Says Linux Can Move On Without Him 323 comments
Report: Aging Java Components To Blame For Massively Buggy Open-Source Software 130 comments
Apple Will Pay More To Streaming Music Producers Than Spotify -- But Not Yet 141 comments
Malware Attacks Give Criminals 1,425% Return On Investment 124 comments
Julian Assange To Be Interviewed In London After All 262 comments
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Restaurateur Loses Copyright Suit To BMI 389 comments
Open Source JavaScript Library Released For Accessibility Testing 21 comments
Journalist Burned Alive In India For Facebook Post Exposing Corruption 219 comments
Pirate Party Founder Rick Falkvinge Launches News Service 66 comments
Police Scanning Every Face At UK Download Festival 134 comments
Glen Greenwald: Don't Trust Anonymous Anti-Snowden Claims 222 comments
The Danger of Picking a Major Based On Where the Jobs Are 306 comments
Report: Russia and China Crack Encrypted Snowden Files 546 comments
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Germany Abandons Investigation Into NSA Spying on Chancellor Merkel 81 comments
As Drought Worsens, California Orders Record Water Cuts 599 comments
Ask Slashdot: How to Avoid The Worst of a Tech Bubble? 135 comments
Adam Nimoy "For the Love of Spock" Documentary On KickStarter 43 comments
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Dark Net's Top Selling Drug Dealer Is Making $1.5 Million This Year 132 comments
Trade Bill Fails In the House 413 comments
Google Announces YouTube Gaming 50 comments
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Congress Decides To Delay US-Launched Astronauts, Keep Using Russian Services 173 comments
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Turning a Nail Polish Disaster Into a Teachable Math Moment 126 comments
Face Recognition Tech Pushes Legal Boundaries 110 comments
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Starcoder Uses a Multiplayer Game to Teach Programming (Video # 1) 37 comments
PHP At 20: From Pet Project To Powerhouse 281 comments
Uber's Rise In China May Be Counterfeit 86 comments
WA Gov. Sides With Microsoft: Philanthropy-Funded K-12 CS Education Now the Law 166 comments
Actor Christopher Lee Has Died at 93 96 comments
Fake Mobile Phone Towers Found To Be "Actively Listening In" On Calls In UK 122 comments
Reddit Removes Communities To Address Harassment, Users Respond 474 comments
Whitehouse Mandates HTTPS For Government Sites and Services 111 comments
Why Our Brains Can't Process the Gravest Threats To Humanity 637 comments
Spotify Raises $526 Million As Apple Charges Into Streaming 72 comments
NASA Releases Massive Climate Change Data Set 310 comments
San Francisco Public Schools To Require Computer Science For Preschoolers 179 comments
US Tech Giants Ask Obama Not To Compromise Encryption 108 comments
Freedom of Information Requests Turn Up Creationist Materials In Schools 479 comments
Reactions To Apple's Plans To Open Source Swift 246 comments
Congress: We Didn't Know the FBI Was Creating a Small Surveillance 'Air Force' 106 comments
White House Asks FISA Court To Ignore 2nd Circuit's Decision On Bulk Surveillance 165 comments
David Revoy Makes Open Source Art With Open Source Tools (Video) 13 comments
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Mozilla Responds To Firefox User Backlash Over Pocket Integration 351 comments
HP Will Pay $100 Million To Settle Autonomy-Related Lawsuit 48 comments
Mozilla Plans To Build Virtual Reality APIs Into Firefox By the End of 2015 91 comments
US Tech Companies Expected To Lose More Than $35 Billion Over NSA Spying 236 comments
Emails Show How Industry Lobbyists Basically Wrote The Trans-Pacific Partnership 226 comments
Prenda Gets Hit Hard With Contempt Sanctions For Lying To Court 75 comments
G7 Vows To Phase Out Fossil Fuels By 2100 298 comments
US Army Website Hacked By Syrian Electronic Army 116 comments
TSA Fails To Find Links To Terrorism of Airport Workers 166 comments
Combating Climate Risks With 3D Printing 85 comments
How American Students Can Get a University Degree For Free In Germany 528 comments
Self-Driving Cars To Transform Insurance and Other Industries 389 comments
Writer: "Why I Defaulted On My Student Loans" 1032 comments
Report: Internet Users Feel Powerless To Protect Their Privacy From Corporations 236 comments
Watch the US Navy Test Its Electromagnetic Jet Fighter Catapult 217 comments
Tesla Rewards Hackers With Bug Bounty 33 comments
Everyone Hates Harvard 348 comments
American Pharoah Overcomes Biology To Win Triple Crown 212 comments
Apple Music and the Terrible Return of DRM 260 comments
China Denies Responsibility For US Government Data Breach 144 comments
Ubuntu Software Center Criticized For Mixing Free and Non-Free Software 216 comments
Intel Skylake & Broxton Graphics Processors To Start Mandating Binary Blobs 193 comments
Librarians As the First Line of Privacy Defense 51 comments
Ask Slashdot: Options After Google Chrome Discontinues NPAPI Support? 208 comments
How the Red Cross Raised Half a Billion Dollars For Haiti and Built 6 Homes 235 comments
Linux World Domination Creates Shortage of Linux-Skilled Workers (2 Short Videos) 72 comments
US Bombs ISIS Command Center After Terrorist Posts Selfie Online 286 comments
How Does Musk's Government Funding Compare To Competitors? 216 comments
Edward Snowden: the World Says No To Surveillance 176 comments
SourceForge Responds To nmap Maintainer's Claims 172 comments
Technology Won't Fix America's Neediest Schools -- It Makes Bad Education Worse 150 comments
NOAA: Global Warming 'Pause' Never Happened 639 comments
Chrome Beta Now Automatically Pauses Less Important Flash Content 98 comments
EPA Says No Evidence That Fracking Has "Widespread" Impact On Drinking Water 266 comments
US Office of Personnel Management Hacked Again 73 comments
Bell Media President Says Canadians Are 'Stealing' US Netflix Content 408 comments
US Prosecutors Say Clearing Browser Data Can Be Obstruction of Justice 308 comments
Open Source Haxe/OpenFL Platform Will Support Home Game Consoles 20 comments
MediaGoblin 0.8.0 "A Gallery of Fine Creatures" Released 32 comments
NASA Drops $2.3M On Supersonic Aircraft Research 85 comments
Investors Ask How Much Google Spends On Lobbying 81 comments
Showtime Announces Subscription-Free Streaming Plan 84 comments
Senate Passes USA Freedom Act 294 comments
Microsoft To Support SSH In Windows and Contribute To OpenSSH 285 comments
Cable Companies Hate Cord-Cutting, but It's Not Going Away (Video) 160 comments
GameStop Swoops In To Buy ThinkGeek For $140 Million 93 comments
LG Arbitrarily Denying Android Lollipop Update To the G2 In Canada? 131 comments
Blackberry Defeats Typo In Court, Typo To Discontinue Sales of Keyboard 67 comments
Cinnamon 2.6: a Massive Update Loaded With Performance Improvements 155 comments
US Airport Screeners Missed 95% of Weapons, Explosives In Undercover Tests 357 comments
Cool Tool: The Nuclear Fuel Cycle Cost Calculator 169 comments
Scientists Discover Sawfish Escape Extinction Through "Virgin Births" 111 comments
Netflix Is Experimenting With Advertising 318 comments
Ransomware Creator Apologizes For "Sleeper" Attack, Releases Decryption Keys 45 comments
Khan Academy Seeks Patents On Learning Computer Programming, Social Programming 97 comments
Patriot Act Spy Powers To Expire As Rand Paul Blocks USA Freedom Act Vote 500 comments
China Unveils World's First Facial Recognition ATM 129 comments
Scientists Study Crime In Progress In a VR Simulated Environment 80 comments
Mystery Woman Recycles $200,000 Apple I Computer 143 comments
MinGW and MSVCRT Conflict Causes Floating-Point Value Corruption 98 comments
How Elon Musk's Growing Empire is Fueled By Government Subsidies 356 comments
The Patriot Act May Be Dead For Good 218 comments
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