Slashdot Items Tagged "finance"

Date / Time Story
Friday February 05, 2016 @03:06PM Financial Advisers Disrupted By AI
Thursday February 04, 2016 @08:44AM Cisco To Acquire IoT Company Jasper For $1.4 Billion
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @09:25AM Yahoo To Fire Another 15% As Mayer Attempts To Hang On
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @08:51AM Microsoft To Acquire SwiftKey Predictive Keyboard Technology Company For $250M
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @06:25PM Magic Leap Raises $794 Million To Accelerate Adoption of Secretive AR Tech
Friday January 29, 2016 @04:45PM Xerox Splits Into Two Companies, Icahn Not Behind Move
Thursday January 28, 2016 @10:26AM Tim Cook: What's Good For the US Dollar Is Bad For Apple
Thursday January 28, 2016 @08:54AM A Crowdfunding Site To Help Pay Patients' Medical Bills
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @08:18AM San Francisco's Yellow Cab Files For Bankruptcy
Monday January 25, 2016 @02:09AM SaxoBank Predicts Universal Basic Income For Europe
Sunday January 24, 2016 @05:51PM Ransomware Hits Three Indian Banks, Causes Millions in Damages
Friday January 15, 2016 @09:08PM Cryptsy Bitcoin Trader Robbed, Blames Backdoor In the Code of a Wallet
Saturday January 09, 2016 @10:15AM GM Dumps $500 Million Into Lyft
Thursday January 07, 2016 @08:04AM Indiegogo Launches a Crowdsourcing Business For Big Businesses
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @08:49AM Reluctance To Go Mobile Inhibiting Innovation In Financial Services
Monday December 21, 2015 @06:25AM Lazy Banks Push Back Implementation Date for Better Encryption
Thursday December 17, 2015 @10:20AM IBM and Linux Foundation To Create Blockchain For Major Financial Institutions
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @08:50AM Hedge Fund Manager Criticizes Yahoo for Wasting $3 Billion On Poor Acquisitions
Saturday December 12, 2015 @01:29PM MST3K Breaks Kickstarter Record
Friday December 11, 2015 @06:10PM Dow Chemical and DuPont Plan Huge Merger Followed By a Split
Thursday December 03, 2015 @10:39AM After Demanding $3 Million Ransom, Hacker Dumps Massive Customer Financial Data
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @12:41PM DHS Offering Free Vulnerability Scans, Penetration Tests
Sunday November 29, 2015 @03:54PM Purdue Experiments With Income-Contingent Student Loans
Thursday October 29, 2015 @04:23PM Chinese Hackers Targeted Insurer To Learn About US Healthcare
Friday October 23, 2015 @04:40PM Affordable Care Act Exchanges Fail To Detect Counterfeit Documentation
Thursday October 22, 2015 @07:19AM EU Rules Bitcoin Is a Currency, Exchanges Are VAT-Exempt
Sunday October 18, 2015 @05:28PM Disruptive Bloodwork Startup May Offer Mostly Vaporware
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @08:41AM LogMeIn To Acquire LastPass For $125 Million
Thursday October 08, 2015 @09:09AM Dell, EMC Said To Be In Merger Talks
Sunday October 04, 2015 @10:23AM When Fraud Detection Shuts Down Credit Cards Inappropriately
Friday October 02, 2015 @12:43AM China Beats US In Early Cuban Internet Infrastructure Investment
Friday September 11, 2015 @07:19AM Ellen Pao Drops Appeal of Gender Discrimination Suit
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @11:33AM Citi Report: Slowing Global Warming Could Save Tens of Trillions of Dollars
Sunday August 09, 2015 @08:09AM Tesla Suffering Cash Flow Issues; Every Model S Means a $4,000 Loss
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @11:08AM Behind the Microsoft Write-Off of Nokia
Saturday August 01, 2015 @02:07AM Silicon Valley's Big Lie
Thursday July 16, 2015 @05:39AM Twitter Stock Jumps Nearly 8 Percent After Fake Report
Thursday July 09, 2015 @10:08AM Microsoft Offers Washington a Bargain: More State Taxes, For More Education
Thursday July 09, 2015 @07:55AM China's Stock Crash: $3.5 Trillion Wiped Out, $2.6 Trillion Frozen
Friday June 12, 2015 @06:28PM Adam Nimoy "For the Love of Spock" Documentary On KickStarter
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @07:35AM US Tech Companies Expected To Lose More Than $35 Billion Over NSA Spying
Saturday May 30, 2015 @11:05PM How Elon Musk's Growing Empire is Fueled By Government Subsidies
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @08:34AM Charter Strikes $56B Deal For Time Warner Cable
Monday May 25, 2015 @10:46AM Greece Is Running Out of Money, Cannot Make June IMF Repayment
Thursday May 21, 2015 @09:55AM Pre-Orders Start For Neo900 Open Source Phone
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @08:21AM Stock Market Valuation Exceeds Its Components' Actual Value
Friday May 08, 2015 @06:49PM 28-Year-Old Businessman Accused of Stealing $1 Billion From Moldova
Thursday May 07, 2015 @06:56AM Report: Microsoft Considering Salesforce Acquisition
Thursday April 02, 2015 @12:36PM Tesla's April Fool's Joke Spoofs Market Algorithms
Friday March 13, 2015 @08:59PM Uber Rival Lyft Raises $530M, Will Beef Up IT
Thursday March 05, 2015 @08:36AM French Nuclear Industry In Turmoil As Manufacturer Buckles
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @10:06AM Under US Pressure, PayPal Stops Working With Mega
Monday March 02, 2015 @10:13PM How a Kickstarter Project Can Massively Exceed Its Funding Goals and Still Fail
Thursday February 26, 2015 @08:56PM Pebble Time Smartwatch Receives Overwhelming Support On Kickstarter
Sunday February 22, 2015 @09:53AM Will Greek Finance Minister Varoufakis Support Cryptocurrency In Greece?
Friday February 20, 2015 @07:27PM No Tech Bubble Here, Says CNN: "This Time It's Different."
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @10:36AM Another Bitcoin Exchange Fraud
Saturday January 31, 2015 @06:29PM Apple Posts $18B Quarterly Profit, the Highest By Any Company, Ever
Saturday January 24, 2015 @11:29AM Winklevoss Twins Plan Regulated Bitcoin Exchange
Saturday January 24, 2015 @12:32AM Made-In-Nigeria Smart Cards To Extend Financial Services To the Poor
Thursday January 15, 2015 @12:36PM Bitcoin Volatility Puts Miners Under Pressure
Thursday January 01, 2015 @05:00PM Fraud, Not Hackers, Took Most of Mt. Gox's Missing Bitcoins
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @08:52AM JP Morgan Breach Tied To Two-Factor Authentication Slip
Saturday December 13, 2014 @07:54PM The Shale Boom Won't Stop Climate Change; It Could Make It Worse
Thursday December 11, 2014 @05:33PM Bank Security Software EULA Allows Spying On Users
Friday December 05, 2014 @05:18PM Should IT Professionals Be Exempt From Overtime Regulations?
Friday November 07, 2014 @07:11PM Florida-Based Magic Leap Builds Its Team With Bay Area Hires
Thursday November 06, 2014 @08:16AM PC Cooling Specialist Zalman Goes Bankrupt Due To Fraud
Tuesday November 04, 2014 @08:44AM Some Virgin Galactic Customers Demand Money Back
Monday October 27, 2014 @12:14PM Steve Ballmer Gets Billion-Dollar Tax Write-Off For Being Basketball Baron
Saturday October 25, 2014 @02:05AM Ballmer Says Amazon Isn't a "Real Business"
Thursday October 23, 2014 @09:43PM Judge Says EA Battlefield 4 Execs Engaged In "Puffery," Not Fraud
Thursday October 23, 2014 @10:00AM Ello Formally Promises To Remain Ad-Free, Raises $5.5M
Saturday October 11, 2014 @07:48PM Mining Kickstarter Data Reveals How To Match Crowdfunding Projects To Investors
Saturday October 11, 2014 @04:47PM Ex-NSA Director Keith Alexander's Investments In Tech Firms: "No Conflict"
Thursday September 25, 2014 @11:20AM Miss a Payment? Your Car Stops Running
Monday September 22, 2014 @04:51PM Is Alibaba Comparable To a US Company?
Sunday September 21, 2014 @07:52PM Vrvana's Totem HMD Puts a Camera Over Each Eye
Sunday September 21, 2014 @04:23PM Trouble In Branson-Land, As Would-Be Space Tourists Get Antsy Over Delays
Saturday September 20, 2014 @09:18PM Emails Cast Unflattering Light On Internal Politics of Rollout
Saturday September 20, 2014 @01:21PM Video Released, Crowdfunding Underway For Axiom Open Source Cinema Camera
Friday September 19, 2014 @09:35PM Why a Chinese Company Is the Biggest IPO Ever In the US
Wednesday September 17, 2014 @11:06AM Scotland's Independence Vote Could Shake Up Industry
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @07:37AM Funding Tech For Government, Instead of Tech For Industry
Friday September 12, 2014 @10:05AM Kickstarter's Problem: You Have To Make the Game Before You Ask For Money
Sunday August 24, 2014 @08:53AM Oregon Sues Oracle For "Abysmal" Healthcare Website
Friday June 27, 2014 @07:45PM Germany's Glut of Electricity Causing Prices To Plummet
Thursday June 12, 2014 @07:04AM Bloomberg Testing Productivity App For Oculus Rift
Thursday June 05, 2014 @02:45PM High Frequency Trading and Finance's Race To Irrelevance
Saturday May 31, 2014 @01:36PM New Federal Database Will Track Americans' Credit Ratings, Other Financial Info
Thursday May 01, 2014 @07:27AM Bloomberg's Trading Terminals Now Providing Bitcoin Pricing
Tuesday April 22, 2014 @08:07AM Netflix Plans To Raise Prices By "$1 or $2 a Month"
Saturday April 19, 2014 @10:43AM Russia Writes Off 90 Percent of North Korea Debt
Friday April 18, 2014 @07:46PM Investors Value Yahoo's Core Business At Less Than $0
Tuesday April 15, 2014 @09:50AM Slashdot Asks: How Do You Pay Your Taxes?
Tuesday April 15, 2014 @08:51AM How Amazon Keeps Cutting AWS Prices: Cheapskate Culture
Thursday April 10, 2014 @01:32PM Can the ObamaCare Enrollment Numbers Be Believed?
Tuesday April 08, 2014 @11:35AM Stem-Cell Research Funding Institute Is Shuttered
Tuesday April 08, 2014 @08:17AM Evidence Aside, FBI Says Russians Out To Steal Ideas From US Tech Firms
Thursday April 03, 2014 @12:43PM China Cracks Down On Bitcoin, Cuts Off Exchanges' Bank Access
Tuesday March 25, 2014 @09:17AM Big Data Breaches Give Credit Monitoring Services a Boost
Sunday March 23, 2014 @07:23PM Cryptocurrency Exchange Vircurex To Freeze Customer Accounts
Friday March 21, 2014 @07:56PM Linux May Succeed Windows XP As OS of Choice For ATMs
Thursday March 13, 2014 @08:22AM White House: Get ACA Insurance Coverage, Launch Start-Ups
Monday March 10, 2014 @04:05PM The Tangled Tale of Mt. Gox's Missing Millions
Monday March 10, 2014 @02:33AM Hackers Allege Mt. Gox Still Controls "Stolen" Bitcoins
Sunday March 09, 2014 @10:40PM Google Chairman on WhatsApp: $19 Bn For 50 People? Good For Them!
Thursday March 06, 2014 @08:05AM How Ireland Got Apple's $9 Billion Australian Profit
Saturday March 01, 2014 @12:36AM Tim Cook: If You Don't Like Our Energy Policies, Don't Buy Apple Stock
Friday February 28, 2014 @08:21PM MtGox Files For Bankruptcy Protection
Saturday February 22, 2014 @09:01AM Open Source Video Editor Pitivi Seeks Crowdfunding to Reach 1.0
Thursday February 20, 2014 @03:44PM WhatsApp: 2nd Biggest Tech Acquisition of All Time
Thursday February 20, 2014 @12:23PM Are Bankers Paid Too Much? Are Technology CEOs?
Sunday February 09, 2014 @09:21AM On the Practicalities of Counterfeit-Proof Physical Bitcoins
Saturday February 08, 2014 @01:54PM 25% of Charter Schools Owe Their Soul To the Walmart Store
Saturday February 08, 2014 @01:01AM Bitcoin Plunges After Mt. Gox Exchange Halts Trades
Friday January 10, 2014 @06:07PM The SEC Is About To Make Crowdfunding More Expensive
Saturday December 14, 2013 @01:58PM Investor Lawsuit Blames NSA For $12B Loss In IBM Value
Friday December 13, 2013 @06:11PM Oculus Raises $75 Million To Make VR Headset
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @07:27AM US Treasury Completes Bailout of General Motors
Friday December 06, 2013 @08:23PM About 25% of Applications Have Errors
Tuesday December 03, 2013 @11:19AM How Much Is Oracle To Blame For Healthcare IT Woes?
Saturday November 30, 2013 @10:22PM How Microwave Transmission Is Linking Financial Centers At Near-Light Speed
Saturday November 30, 2013 @07:23PM Officials Say Site Now Performing Well
Friday November 29, 2013 @05:55PM Computer Model Reveals Escape Plan From Poverty's Vicious Circle
Sunday November 24, 2013 @08:48AM Should the US Copy Switzerland and Consider a 'Maximum Wage' Ratio?
Thursday November 21, 2013 @08:49AM Cyprus University Accepts Bitcoin For Tuition Fee Payments
Tuesday November 19, 2013 @09:29AM Nokia Shareholders Approve Sale To Microsoft
Tuesday November 19, 2013 @08:36AM Why Not Fund SETI With a Lottery Bond?
Saturday November 16, 2013 @07:46PM Yearly FreeBSD Foundation Fundraising Campaign Is On
Tuesday November 12, 2013 @08:39AM How 3 Young Coders Built a Better Portal To
Thursday November 07, 2013 @10:04AM Official Resigns, Website Still a Disaster
Thursday November 07, 2013 @09:27AM As IPO Nears, Do Twitter's Active User Claims Add Up?
Saturday November 02, 2013 @03:15PM What Went Wrong?
Tuesday October 15, 2013 @09:49AM Buried In the Source: "No Expectation of Privacy"
Sunday October 13, 2013 @06:25PM Oil Traders Misread Tweet, Oil Prices Spike
Thursday October 10, 2013 @04:35PM PengPod Crowdfunding a Tablet Made With OS-Switching In Mind
Thursday October 10, 2013 @11:08AM Will Cloud Services One Day Be Traded Just Like Stocks and Bonds?
Thursday October 10, 2013 @08:02AM Cost of $634 Million — So Far
Tuesday October 08, 2013 @08:41AM Alcatel-Lucent To Cut 10,000 Workers, Calls It "Shift Plan"
Thursday September 26, 2013 @10:34AM Undiscovered Country of HFT: FPGA JIT Ethernet Packet Assembly
Thursday September 26, 2013 @08:59AM Gaming Legends Discuss Using Kickstarter For Their Next Projects
Sunday September 22, 2013 @09:24PM Crowdfunding Platform For Drupal Development Launches
Friday September 13, 2013 @06:37PM Sci-Fi Author Timothy Zahn Is Creating a Video Game
Thursday September 12, 2013 @10:41AM Michael Dell To Buy Dell Inc.
Thursday September 12, 2013 @07:28AM UK Gov't Outlines Plans To Privatize Royal Mail
Tuesday September 10, 2013 @07:17AM Icahn Abandons Bid To Prevent Dell From Going Private
Friday September 06, 2013 @05:39PM New Musopen Campaign Wants To "Set Chopin Free"
Friday September 06, 2013 @07:37AM PayPal Freezes MailPile's Account
Thursday August 22, 2013 @12:33PM NASDAQ Trading Halted Due To "Technical Issue"
Thursday August 22, 2013 @09:35AM Ubuntu Edge Draws Nearly $13M, But Falls Short of Indiegogo Goal
Friday August 16, 2013 @07:26PM Ubuntu Edge Now Most-Backed Crowdfunding Campaign Ever
Sunday August 11, 2013 @08:29AM New Animated PNG Creation Tools Intend To Bring APNG Into Mainstream Use
Thursday August 08, 2013 @05:43AM Finance Firm Bloomberg Goes In For $80,000 On Ubuntu Edge Project
Saturday July 13, 2013 @10:13PM Hulu Not For Sale, Time Warner May Join
Tuesday July 09, 2013 @10:08AM Linux-Based Smartpen Heads For Kickstarter
Tuesday July 09, 2013 @08:34AM Computer Trading and Dark Pools
Tuesday July 09, 2013 @07:04AM Flattr Adds Support For Funding In Bitcoin
Wednesday July 03, 2013 @07:12PM Obamacare Employer Mandate Delayed Until After Congressional Elections
Thursday June 27, 2013 @02:31PM Kick-started Remake of Leisure Suit Larry Now On Sale
Tuesday June 25, 2013 @07:17AM California Sends a Cease and Desist Order To the Bitcoin Foundation
Tuesday June 18, 2013 @11:26AM HFT Nothing To Worry About (at Least In Australia)
Friday June 14, 2013 @11:00PM Don't Panic, But We've Passed Peak Apple (and Google, and Facebook)
Tuesday June 11, 2013 @10:44AM Demo Europe Hits Russia — and Start-ups Have To Beg
Saturday June 08, 2013 @07:46AM Google Glass Banned At Google Shareholder Meeting
Saturday June 01, 2013 @09:22AM UDOO Looks To Combine Best of Raspberry Pi, Arduino
Thursday May 30, 2013 @01:24PM Slashdot Killed My Kickstarter Campaign
Thursday May 30, 2013 @12:46AM Nasdaq Fined $10M Over Facebook IPO Failures
Friday May 24, 2013 @11:01PM European Commission Launches $12 Billion Chip Support Campaign
Thursday May 23, 2013 @04:02PM Bitcoin's Success With Investors Alienates Earliest Adopters
Wednesday May 22, 2013 @05:52PM Tesla Motors Repays $465M Government Loan 9 Years Early
Sunday May 19, 2013 @12:10PM Yahoo Board Approves a $1.1B Pricetag For Tumblr
Saturday May 18, 2013 @12:00PM After Kickstarter Record, Pebble Smartwatch Lands $15M From VCs
Monday May 13, 2013 @10:45AM Rival Dell Buyout Plans Duke It Out
Friday May 10, 2013 @09:58PM Bloomberg Reporters Caught Spying On Terminal Users
Tuesday April 30, 2013 @08:48AM Pinball: a Resurgence In Retro Gaming From an Unlikely Place
Monday April 22, 2013 @10:12AM Is Anonymous Going Mainstream Following Website Funding?
Sunday April 21, 2013 @10:42PM Microsoft CFO Quits
Saturday April 20, 2013 @07:42AM Blackstone Drops Dell Bid, Cites Declining PC Market
Friday April 19, 2013 @05:17PM Drug Site Silk Road Says It Will Survive Bitcoin's Volatility
Thursday April 18, 2013 @09:34AM U.S. Offshore Wind Farm Receives $2 Billion From Japanese Banks
Thursday April 18, 2013 @07:56AM Bitfloor Indefinitely Suspends Bitcoin Trading
Tuesday April 16, 2013 @11:54AM Trader Pleads Guilty To Illegal Purchase of Nearly $1B In Apple Stock
Tuesday April 16, 2013 @11:05AM OpenShot Close To Funding Final Stretch Goal: Video Editing Server
Thursday April 11, 2013 @07:25AM Crowdfunding Open Source Software Enhancements and Bug Fixes
Friday March 29, 2013 @09:21PM Microsoft Makes Millions Renting Campus Space to Vendors
Friday March 29, 2013 @10:28AM Lawsuit Could Expose Whether Top VC Firms Are Actually Good Investments
Thursday March 28, 2013 @07:20AM 33,000 Customers Leaving BlackBerry Every single Day
Tuesday March 26, 2013 @10:52PM Has Kickstarter Peaked?
Tuesday March 26, 2013 @11:51AM Do Big-Money Acquisitions Mean We're In a Tech Bubble?
Monday March 25, 2013 @10:07AM Dell Confirms and Details Rival Bids From Blackstone and Icahn
Friday March 22, 2013 @01:58PM Video Editor OpenShot Wants To Kickstart Windows, OS X Versions
Monday March 18, 2013 @02:26PM How To Bet Money On Your Future Success
Thursday March 14, 2013 @12:59PM UK Serious Fraud Office Probes Autonomy With ... Autonomy!
Monday March 04, 2013 @08:39PM Swiss Referendum Backs Executive Pay Curbs
Thursday February 14, 2013 @03:27PM RIM Co-Founder Drops His Stock
Tuesday February 12, 2013 @08:33AM Everything You Know About Password-Stealing Is Wrong
Sunday February 10, 2013 @02:41AM Eric Schmidt To Sell Up To 42% of Stake In Google
Tuesday February 05, 2013 @10:27AM Dell Going Private In $24.4 Billion Agreement
Friday January 25, 2013 @05:55AM Microsoft Fails To Notice The Death Of The PC, Posts Record Revenue