Forgot your password?

News Stories

Interviews: Ask Richard Stallman a Question 31 comments
Sprked Tries To Solve Valve's Paid Mods Scandal 13 comments
Maliciously Crafted MKV Video Files Can Be Used To Crash Android Phones 67 comments
Newfound Bacteria Expand Tree of Life 23 comments
US Military Stepping Up Use of Directed Energy Weapons 69 comments
MPEG LA Announces Call For DASH Patents 55 comments
UK Campaign Wants 18-Year-Olds To Be Able To Delete Embarrassing Online Past 225 comments
Advertising Companies Accused of Deliberately Slowing Page-load Times For Profit 305 comments
DHI Group Inc. Announces Plans to Sell Slashdot Media 524 comments
Two Years Later, White House Responds To 'Pardon Edward Snowden' Petition 546 comments
Why Your Software Project Is Failing 113 comments
Project IceStorm Passes Another Milestone: Building a CPU 104 comments
Computer Science Enrollments Match NASDAQ's Rises and Fall 67 comments
Google Is Dropping Its Google+ Requirement Across All Products Including YouTube 167 comments
Trillion-Dollar World Trade Deal Aims To Make IT Products Cheaper 96 comments
Clinton Promises 500 Million New Solar Panels 560 comments
Police Shut Down Anti-Violence Fundraiser Over Rapper's Hologram 295 comments
Fiat Chrysler Hit With Record $105 Million Fine Over Botched Recalls 82 comments
Smithsonian Increases Goal For Spacesuit Crowdfunding Effort 106 comments
Winklevoss Twins Get Closer To Launching Their Bitcoin Exchange 93 comments
Apple and Nike Settle FuelBand Lawsuit 13 comments
Modernizing the Copyright Office 49 comments
Plan To Run Anti-Google Smear Campaign Revealed In MPAA Emails 248 comments
Senate Passes 'No Microsoft National Talent Strategy Goal Left Behind Act' 132 comments
EU May Become a Single Digital Market of 500 Million People 132 comments
HEVC Advance Announces H.265 Royalty Rates, Raises Some Hackles 184 comments
Battle For Wesnoth Seeks New Developers 58 comments
KDE Community Announces Fully Open Source Plasma Mobile 44 comments
AMD Forces a LibreOffice Speed Boost With GPU Acceleration 143 comments
Georgia Lawmakers Sue Carl Malamud For Publishing Georgia Law 292 comments
YouTube Is Adding VR Video Support To Streaming Videos 22 comments
Ask Slashdot: Building an Open Source Community For a Proprietary Software Product? 85 comments
FCC Approves AT&T's DirecTV Purchase 100 comments
Firefox Will Soon Show You Which Tabs Are Making Noise, and Let You Mute Them 151 comments
Scientists Identify Sixth Taste: Fat 89 comments
Uber Faces $410 Million Canadian Class Action Suit 245 comments
NY Mayor Commits To Reduce Emissions 40% By 2030 80 comments
Google Staffers Share Salary Info With Each Other; Management Freaks 428 comments
Meet OpenDaylight Project Executive Director Neela Jacques (Video) 14 comments
"Breaking Bad" At the National Institute of Standards and Technology 98 comments
Open-Source Mesa 3D Library/Drivers Now Support OpenGL 4 30 comments
US Court: 'Pocket-Dialed' Calls Are Not Private 179 comments
Universal Pictures Wants To Remove Localhost and IMDB Pages From Google Results 188 comments
Melinda Gates: Facebook Engineers Have Solved One of Education's Biggest Problem 162 comments
19-Year-Old's Supercomputer Chip Startup Gets DARPA Contract, Funding 150 comments
Since Receiving Satellite Tags, Some Sharks Have Become Stars of Social Media 31 comments
Studies Find Genetic Signature of Native Australians In the Americas 97 comments
Ex-Lottery Worker Convicted of Programming System To Win $14M 217 comments
Fossil Fuels Are Messing With Carbon Dating 108 comments
Woman Recruited By Google Four Times and Rejected Now Joins Age Discrimination Suit 633 comments
On Being Pro-GPL 250 comments
Microsoft Edge Performance Evaluated 132 comments
Scientists Arm Cells With Tiny Lasers 35 comments
CanSat Helps Students Make & Launch Sub-Orbital 'Satellites' (Video) 22 comments
A Month With a Ubuntu Phone 118 comments
California Legislation May Allow First Responders To Take Out Drones 368 comments
Toshiba CEO, 8 Others, Resign Over $1.2 Billion Accounting Cover-Up 85 comments
Game About Killing Poachers Vies For Top Prize In Microsoft Student Tech Contest 176 comments
Smithsonian Using Kickstart Campaign To Save Armstrong's Moon Suit 229 comments
NASA Funded Study States People Could Be On the Moon By 2021 For $10 Billion 246 comments
There Is No "Next Great Copyright Act", Remain Calm 93 comments
Why Certifications Are Necessary (Even If Aggravating To Earn) 213 comments
UK Government Releases Rules To Get Self-Driving Cars Onto Public Roads 157 comments
Report: US Military Is Wasting Millions On Satellite Comms 154 comments
Affair Site Hackers Threaten Release of All User Data Unless It Closes 446 comments
New Molecular Transistor Can Control Single Electrons 46 comments
US Wins Math Olympiad For First Time In 21 Years 280 comments
Internet Dating Scams Target Older American Women 176 comments
Bitcoin Exempt From VAT Says European Court of Justice 72 comments
Apple Patents Bank Account Balance Snooping Tech 133 comments
UK Pilots Want Lithium Battery Powered Devices In the Cabin 69 comments
Silicon Valley Still Wrestling With Diversity Issues 398 comments
Despite Triage, US Federal Cybersecurity Still Lags Behind 36 comments
A Note On Thursday's Downtime 75 comments
IT Workers Training Their Foreign Replacements 'Troubling,' Says White House 305 comments
Haiku OS Will Get New Service Manager 93 comments
Antineutrino Detectors Could Be Key To Monitoring Iran's Nuclear Program 79 comments
UK Government Proposes 10-Year Copyright Infringement Jail Term 267 comments
Microsoft Uses US Women's Soccer Team To Explain Why It Doesn't Hire More Women 212 comments
Data Store and Spying Laws Found Illegal By EU Court 64 comments
Most Comprehensive Study Yet On Environmental Impact of Electric Vehicles 188 comments
Renderman Gets Blender Integration 31 comments
2014 Was Earth's Warmest Year On Record 384 comments
Interviews: Ask Dr. Temple Grandin About Animals and Autism 131 comments
Cashless Adoption Growing In Europe 294 comments
Facebook Acquires Israel's Pebbles Interfaces For Reported $60 Million 11 comments
70th Anniversary of Trinity Test: Reflecting On the Bomb 60 comments
Larry Wall On Perl 6, Language Design, and Getting Kids To Code 133 comments
The Free Software Foundation's Statement On Canonical's Updated Licensing Terms 75 comments
NSA Releases Open Source Security Tool For Linux 105 comments
Italian Court Throws Out TripAdvisor Fine Over Bad Reviews 37 comments
US House Committee Approves Anti-GMO Labeling Law 446 comments
Citizenfour Director Sues To Find Out Why She Was Detained Every Time She Flew 334 comments
Mini Ice Age: Nothing To Worry About 195 comments
Virtual Reality Tech and Openness 25 comments
What Will Happen When Cascadia Subduction Zone Slips 265 comments
As Big Data Plateaus, Data Science Education Grows 41 comments
Twitter Stock Jumps Nearly 8 Percent After Fake Report 92 comments
America's Technical Debt 165 comments
Iran Has Signed a Nuclear Accord 459 comments
New Default: Mozilla Temporarily Disables Flash In Firefox 199 comments
Google To Reopen Maps To User Edits, With an Anti-Abuse Plan 28 comments
For Microsoft, Windows 10 Charity Begins At Home 74 comments
Rich and American? Australia Wants You 337 comments
Man Arrested After Charging iPhone On London Overground Train 674 comments
CIA Shares Julia Child's Shark Repellent Recipe 41 comments
Ask Slashdot: If Public Transport Was Free, Would You Leave Your Car At Home? 654 comments
How the Biggest, Most Expensive Oil Spill In History Changed Almost Nothing 195 comments
Book Review: Cloud Computing Design Patterns 33 comments
European Agreement Sets Up Third Greek Bailout 485 comments
What the GNOME Desktop Gets Right and KDE Gets Wrong 267 comments
University of Toronto: Anti-vaccine Homeopathy Course Is Fine 273 comments
CSTA: Google Surveying Educators On Unconscious Biases of Students, Parents 173 comments
Barney Frank Defends Political Hypocrisy, Game Theory Explains It 191 comments
ISRO Launches Record 5 UK Satellites, Part of a Long String of Successes 33 comments
Speed-Ups, Small Fixes Earn Good Marks From Ars For Mint 17.2 69 comments
Uber Class-Action Case May Hinge On What the Drivers Want 88 comments
Snoopers' Charter Could Mean Trouble For UK Users of Encryption-Capable Apps 174 comments
Making FOIA-Requested Data Public: Too Much Transparency For Journalists? 139 comments
The Guardian Looks At Hacking Team's Client List, Internal Communications 35 comments
Twitter Yanks Ads UK Activists Say Could Trigger Seizures 63 comments
Calculating the Truck-Factor of Popular Open Source Projects 79 comments
Is the Amazon-Led Economic Boom Wrecking Seattle? 410 comments
Double-Dynamo Model Predicts 60% Fall In Solar Output In The 2030s 249 comments
Well-Played: Microsoft Parlays NSF Video 'Remake' Into National CS K-12 Crisis 69 comments
Lenovo Will Sell Ubuntu Laptops In India 77 comments
A 'Star Trek' Economic System May Be Closer Than You Think 503 comments
Linux Foundation's Census Project Ranks Open Source Software At Risk 47 comments
Amnesty International Seeks Explanation For 'Absolutely Shocking' Surveillance 112 comments
The College Majors Most Likely To Marry Each Other 90 comments
Ellen Pao Leaves Reddit; Site Founder Steve Huffman Makes a Triumphant Return 467 comments
The Rise of the New Crypto War 91 comments
MetaMorph Helps non-Engineers Design Circuits (Video) 21 comments
SpaceX Rocket Failure Cost NASA $110 Million 204 comments
13% of CompSci Grads Have Starting Salaries Over $100K 264 comments
Vancouver Area Teen Sentenced To 16 Months For Swatting 331 comments
Bumblebees Being Crushed By Climate Change 225 comments
Iowa Makes a Bold Admission: We Need Fewer Roads 285 comments
UK Privacy Advocate Caspar Bowden Dies 16 comments
Are Certifications Worth the Time and Money? 296 comments
More Than 22 Million People's Data Compromised By OPM Hack 67 comments
Towards Public-Friendly Open Science: YouTube Alongside Journal Articles? 77 comments
French Government IT Directorate Supports ODF, Rejects OOXML 75 comments
Microsoft Offers Washington a Bargain: More State Taxes, For More Education 161 comments
OpenSSL Patches Critical Certificate Forgery Bug 45 comments
DARPA's $4M Cyber-Threat Clash Down To Seven Challengers 23 comments
Microsoft Thanked For Its "Significant Financial Donation" To OpenBSD Foundation 265 comments
Open Compute Project Comes Under Fire 86 comments
Judge Tosses Jury's $533M Patent Verdict Against Apple, Orders New Trial 55 comments
Catastrophic Chinese Floods Triggered By Air Pollution 59 comments
Glitches: United Airlines Grounds All Flights, NYSE Suspends Trading 190 comments
Ask Slashdot: Which Expert Bloggers Do You Read? 203 comments
Microsoft To Cut 7,800 More Jobs, Take $7.6 Billion Writedown On Nokia 249 comments
Time Warner Cable Owes $229,500 To Woman It Would Not Stop Calling 215 comments
China's Stock Crash: $3.5 Trillion Wiped Out, $2.6 Trillion Frozen 364 comments
Harry Shearer Returns To the Simpsons 100 comments
Jolla Spins Off Hardware Business 44 comments
UK May Send More People Into Space 87 comments
BBC Reveals Its New Microcomputer Design 97 comments
A Real-Time Map of All the Objects In Earth's Orbit 41 comments
Crypto Experts Blast Gov't Backdoors For Encryption 102 comments
Eric Holder Says DoJ Could Strike Deal With Snowden; Current AG Takes Hard Line 194 comments
Even the "Idea Person" Should Learn How To Code 217 comments
Ask Slashdot: How Do You Find Jobs That Offer Working From Home? 318 comments
Mozilla's Plans For Firefox: More Partnerships, Better Add-ons, Faster Updates 208 comments
Prototype Wave Energy Device Passes Grid-Connected Pilot Test 51 comments
Philips Is Revolutionizing Urban Farming With New GrowWise Indoor Farm 279 comments
What Goes Into a Decision To Take Software From Proprietary To Open Source 45 comments
More Supermassive Black Holes Than We Thought! 92 comments
Japanese and US Piloted Robots To Brawl For National Pride 107 comments
Proposed Regulation Could Keep 3D-printed Gun Blueprints Offline For Good 423 comments
Researchers Study "Harbingers of Failure," Consumers Who Habitually Pick Losers 300 comments
Chinese Zoo Animals Monitored For Earthquake Prediction 29 comments
Greece Rejects EU Terms 1307 comments
Scientists Look For Patterns In North Carolina Shark Attacks 92 comments
Theresa May Named UK's Internet Villain of the Year 58 comments
Bitcoin Snafu Causes Miners To Generate Invalid Blocks 179 comments
Microsoft Edge, HTML5, and DRM 140 comments
Frank Herbert's Dune, 50 Years On 234 comments
Ask Slashdot: How Much Did Your Biggest Tech Mistake Cost? 377 comments
Wired Cautions Would-Be Drone Photogs on the 4th 72 comments
In Response to Open Letter, France Rejects Asylum For Julian Assange 146 comments
FBI Wants Pirate Bay Logs For Criminal Investigation Into Copyright Trolls 84 comments
Clang Plays Tetris -- Tetris As a C++ Template Metaprogram 68 comments
Leased LEDs and Energy Service Contracts can Cut Electric Bills (Video) 53 comments
Rumblefish Claims It Owns 'America the Beautiful' By United States Navy Band 97 comments
Firefox 39 Released, Bringing Security Improvements and Social Sharing 172 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 385 comments
MasterCard To Approve Online Payments Using Your Selfies 77 comments
Naval Research Interested In Bringing 3D Printing To Large Scale For Ships 44 comments
Can New Chicago Taxes On Netflix, Apple, Spotify Withstand Legal Challenges? 188 comments
UK Government Illegally Spied On Amnesty International 109 comments
Microsoft Research Open Sources WorldWide Telescope 18 comments
Cameron Asserts UK Gov't Will Leave No "Safe Space" For Private Communications 260 comments
Watching People Code Is Becoming an (Even Bigger) Thing 135 comments
North America Runs Out of IPv4 Addresses 307 comments
TracFone Finally Agrees To Allow Phone Unlocking 85 comments
Federal Wiretaps Down Slightly, Encryption Impact Decreases 24 comments
How the Next US Nuclear Accident Might Happen 128 comments
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 141 comments
Scientist Union's Talks Stall Over Pay 80 comments
Struggling University of Phoenix Lays Off 900 133 comments
Analysis: Iran's Nuclear Program Has Been an Astronomical Waste 409 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) 154 comments
Asteroid Day On June 30 Aims To Raise Awareness of Collision Risks 76 comments
Ask Slashdot: Choosing the Right Open Source License 171 comments
Bill Gates Investing $2 Billion In Renewables 292 comments
How Television Is Fighting Off the Internet 194 comments
Greek Financial Crisis Is an Opportunity For Bitcoin 359 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 167 comments
Weather Promising for Sunday Morning SpaceX Launch 49 comments
Drone Diverts Firefighting Planes, Incurring $10,000 Cost 268 comments
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 940 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
Who Owns Your Overtime? 381 comments
Page: 1 2 →

Brain damage is all in your head. -- Karl Lehenbauer


Forgot your password?