Archive of Stories for Last 7 days

'Automating Jobs Is How Society Makes Progress' 0 comments
Major New Study Confirms Antidepressants Really Do Work 0 comments
Amateur Astronomer Spots Supernova Right As It Begins 0 comments
US Border Officials Haven't Properly Verified Visitor Passports For More Than a Decade Due To Improper Software 49 comments
Antarctica Is Losing Ice Faster Every Year 123 comments
The Los Angeles Times Website Is Unintentionally Serving a Cryptocurrency Mining Script 30 comments
Study Finds Automatic Braking With Rearview Cameras, Sensors Can Cut Backup Crashes By 78 Percent 64 comments
23 Attorneys General Refile Challenge To FCC Net Neutrality Repeal 28 comments
Nearly Half of Parents Worry Their Child Is Addicted To Mobile Devices, Study Finds 77 comments
Elon Musk Steps Down From AI Safety Group To Avoid Conflict of Interest With Tesla 23 comments
Medal Medal President Trump: 'We Have To Do Something' About Violent Video Games, Movies 533 comments
Medal Botched npm Update Crashes Linux Systems, Forces Users to Reinstall 178 comments
Taiwan To Ban Plastic Straws, Cups and Shopping Bags By 2030 92 comments
Venezuela Says Its Cryptocurrency Raised $735 Million -- But It's a Farce 73 comments
Disney Loses in Redbox Copyright Row 141 comments
Uber Will 'Invest Aggressively' In India And Southeast Asia, CEO Says 17 comments
Intel, Microsoft, Dell, HP and Lenovo Expect PCs With Fast 5G Wireless To Ship Next Year 48 comments
Amazon May Open Up To Six More Automated Stores This Year 82 comments
Medal Net Neutrality Rules Die on April 23 224 comments
Twitter Updates Developer Rules in the Wake of Bot Crackdown 65 comments
SpaceX Successfully Launches Falcon 9 Carrying Starlink Demo Satellites 50 comments
A Biohacker Regrets Publicly Injecting Himself With CRISPR 112 comments
Uber Launches 'Express Pool' To Get More Riders To Share Rides 62 comments
Bigelow Launching New Company To Sell Private Space Stations 53 comments
Amazon Is Developing a TV Series Based On Iain M. Banks' Sci-Fi Novel 'Consider Phlebas' 96 comments
Boston Dynamics Is Teaching Its Robot Dog To Fight Back Against Humans 143 comments
Medal Former Google Employee Files Lawsuit Alleging the Company Fired Him Over Pro-Diversity Posts 290 comments
Scientists Discover a New Way To Use DNA As a Storage Device 68 comments
Game Industry Pushes Back Against Efforts To Restore Gameplay Servers 212 comments
Apple In Talks To Buy Cobalt Directly From Miners 56 comments
100-Page Report Warns of the Many Dangers of AI 62 comments
New Lawsuit Accuses Tesla of Knowingly Selling Defective Vehicles 62 comments
Snapchat Responds To Change.Org Petition Complaining About the App's Redesign 36 comments
Instead of Slowing Down Innovation To Protect Few People, Policymakers Should Focus On Helping Displaced Workers Transition Into New Jobs, ITIF Suggests 151 comments
Poland's Central Bank Accused of Paying YouTubers To Make Videos That Attack the Legitimacy of Cryptocurrencies 74 comments
Matching DNA To a Diet Doesn't Work 69 comments
Intel Has a New Spectre and Meltdown Firmware Patch For You To Try Out 130 comments
uTorrent Client Affected by Some Pretty Severe Security Flaws 89 comments
Medal Medal Slashdot Asks: What Do People Misunderstand or Underappreciate About Apple? 447 comments
Apple CEO Tim Cook: 'I've Only Had Good Years' 83 comments
Medal 'Tech Companies Should Stop Pretending AI Won't Destroy Jobs' 331 comments
AI Experts Say Some Advances Should Be Kept Secret 112 comments
Lawsuits Threaten Infosec Research -- Just When We Need it Most 51 comments
The Car of the Future Will Sell Your Data 234 comments
FCC To Officially Rescind Net Neutrality Rules On Thursday 117 comments
Flixster Video Shuts Down 33 comments
Barbie Will Be Used To Teach Kids To Code 196 comments
Researchers Develop Online Game That Teaches Players How To Spread Misinformation 144 comments
Judge Rules AT&T Can't See Trump White House Communications About Time Warner Merger 84 comments
Samsung To Cut OLED Production Due To Poor iPhone X Sales 150 comments
Venezuela Launches Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency 175 comments
New Data Shows Netflix's Number of Movies Has Gone Down By Thousands of Titles Since 2010 115 comments
Slashdot Asks: Which Smart Speaker Do You Prefer? 231 comments
The Swype Smartphone Keyboard Is Dead 90 comments
Medal Jeff Bezos Shares Video of 10,000-Year Clock Project 269 comments
Uber CEO Sees Commercialization of Flying Taxis in 5-10 Years 84 comments
Samsung Starts Mass Producing an SSD With Monstrous 30.72TB Capacity 157 comments
FCC Orders a Brooklyn Man To Turn Off His Bitcoin Miner Because It Was Interfering With T-Mobile's Wireless Network 206 comments
Hackers Hijacked Tesla's Amazon Cloud Account To Mine Cryptocurrency 29 comments
Why Decentralization Matters 93 comments
Google Just Launched Another Answer To Apple Pay 135 comments
Mines Linked to Child Labor Are Thriving in Rush for Car Batteries 138 comments
Lawmakers Worry About Rise of Fake Video Technology 194 comments
Enthusiasts have Turned the Nintendo Switch into a Functional Linux Tablet 96 comments
Medal Facebook VP of Ads Criticised For Tweeting that Russian-bought Ads Had Not Been Designed to Sway the US Election 263 comments
Medal Medal Marvel Cinematic Universe Has a CGI Problem 393 comments
Apple Updates All of Its Operating Systems To Fix App-crashing Bug 70 comments
Sony May Launch an AI-powered Taxi Hailing System 32 comments
Ocean-wide Sensor Array Provides New Look at Global Ocean Current 73 comments
Chrome 64 Now Trims Messy Links When You Share Them 87 comments
Microsoft Finally Documents the Limitations of Windows 10 on ARM 121 comments
How UPS Delivers Faster Using $8 Headphones and Code That Decides When Dirty Trucks Get Cleaned 109 comments
Vietnam's Internet is in Trouble 121 comments
Medal Flight Sim Company Embeds Malware To Steal Pirates' Passwords 223 comments
Virgin Hyperloop One is Coming To India 88 comments
Microsoft Stops Pushing Notifications To Windows 7 and 8 Phones 64 comments
Mitsubishi Electric Believes Its AI-enhanced Camera Systems Will Make Mirrors on Cars Obsolete 167 comments
Medal Man, Seeking New Copy of Windows 7 After Forced Windows 10 Upgrade, Sues Microsoft 356 comments
Humanity's Biggest Machines Will Be Built in Space 146 comments
Scientists Grow Sheep Embryos Containing Human Cells 50 comments
IBM Sues Microsoft's New Chief Diversity Officer To Protect Diversity Trade Secrets 197 comments
Medal Salon Magazine Mines Monero On Your Computer If You Use an Ad Blocker 313 comments
Chrome Extension Brings 'View Image' Button Back 80 comments
Google Trains AI To Write Wikipedia Articles 59 comments
Sweden Considers Six Years in Jail For Online Pirates 194 comments
The Wikipedia Zero Program Will End This Year 75 comments
Medal Medal Occupational Licensing Blunts Competition and Boosts Inequality 369 comments
'Microsoft Should Scrap Bing and Call it Microsoft Search' 205 comments
AI Can Be Our Friend, Says Bill Gates 71 comments
Tokyo To Build 350m Tower Made of Wood 108 comments
Give Workers 10,000 Pound To Survive Automation, British Top Think Tank Suggests 199 comments
Contractors Pose Cyber Risk To Government Agencies 78 comments
Medal Medal Who Killed The Junior Developer? 383 comments
US's Greatest Vulnerability is Ignoring the Cyber Threats From Our Adversaries, Foreign Policy Expert Says 102 comments
New AI Model Fills in Blank Spots in Photos 52 comments
Medal We've Reached Peak Smartphone 220 comments
Facebook Plans To Use US Mail To Verify IDs of Election Ad Buyers 122 comments
Google is Making it Easier For 911 To Find You in an Emergency 49 comments
Silicon Valley Singles Are Giving Up On the Algorithms of Love 242 comments
Deep Neural Networks for Bot Detection 39 comments
Facebook Admits SMS Notifications Sent Using Two-Factor Number Was Caused by Bug 50 comments
Medal Most Cities Would Welcome a Tech Billionaire, But Peter Thiel? 281 comments
How Does Chinese Tech Stack Up Against American Tech? 173 comments
LinkedIn Users Will Soon Know What Jobs Pay Before Applying for Them 62 comments
YouTube Red is Having an Identity Crisis 42 comments
Medal Medal Learning To Program Is Getting Harder 403 comments
New Scanning Technique Reveals Secrets Behind Great Paintings 26 comments
Pirates Crack Microsoft's UWP Protection, Five Layers of DRM Defeated 133 comments
Medal Medal FreeBSD's New Code of Conduct 850 comments
Twitter Kills Its Mac App 52 comments
NBC Publishes 200,000 Tweets Tied To Russian Trolls 269 comments
73 Percent of Fish In the Northwestern Atlantic Have Microplastics In Their Guts 86 comments
Would You Fear Alien Life or Welcome It? 224 comments
Distracted Driving: Everyone Hates It, But Most of Us Do It, Study Finds 139 comments
Coffee Beans Are Good For Birds, Fancy Brew Or Not 32 comments
Phishing Attack Scores Credentials For More Than 50,000 Snapchat Users 11 comments
The Future of Free and Open-Source Maps 56 comments
The Slow Demise of Barnes & Noble 121 comments
Medal Medal Labor Board Says Google Could Fire James Damore For Anti-Diversity Memo 598 comments
Apple Says That All New Apps Must Support the iPhone X Screen 80 comments
Judge Won't Let FCC's Net Neutrality Repeal Stop Lawsuit Alleging Charter Throttled Netflix 33 comments
Scientists Are Failing To Replicate AI Studies 89 comments
Facebook Must Stop Tracking Belgian Users, Court Rules 83 comments
Medal Ask Slashdot: Could Linux Ever Become Fully Compatible With Windows and Mac Software? 355 comments
A Hacker Has Wiped a Spyware Company's Servers -- Again 63 comments
Medal Medal US Charges Russian Social Media Trolls Over Election Tampering 502 comments
Apple's New Spaceship Campus Has One Flaw -- and It Hurts 216 comments
Intel Hit With More Than 30 Lawsuits Over Security Flaws 99 comments
Concussions Can Be Detected With New Blood Test Approved by FDA. 21 comments
Atari Is Jumping on the Crypto Bandwagon 67 comments
AI is Being Used To Raise Better Pigs in China 48 comments
Google Exposes How Malicious Sites Can Exploit Microsoft Edge 51 comments
Two Years After FBI vs Apple, Encryption Debate Remains 175 comments

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