Archive of Stories for Last 7 days

Electric Bus Sets Record With 1,101-Mile Trip On a Single Charge 3 comments
Twitter Suspends 300,000 Accounts Tied To Terrorism In 2017 14 comments
Google, Bing, Yahoo Data Retention Doesn't Improve Search Quality, Study Claims 8 comments
Pepe the Frog's Creator Is Sending Takedown Notices To Far-Right Sites 96 comments
EFF Resigns From Web Consortium In Wake of EME DRM Standardization 69 comments
iOS 11 Released 52 comments
China Orders Bitcoin Exchanges In Capital City To Close 42 comments
You Might Use AI, But That Doesn't Mean You're an AI Company, Says a Founder of Google Brain 40 comments
What Comes After User-Friendly Design? 105 comments
Google's AI Boss Blasts Musk's Scare Tactics on Machine Takeover 94 comments
In a 'Plot Twist', Wikileaks Releases Documents It Claims Detail Russia Mass Surveillance Apparatus 108 comments
Medal Internet Is Having a Midlife Crisis 120 comments
Medal Cities Are Competing to Give Amazon the 'Mother of All Civic Giveaways' 212 comments
Stack Overflow Launches Salary Calculator For Developers 90 comments
Apple File System in macOS High Sierra Won't Work With Fusion Drives 105 comments
Sonos To Launch a Wireless Speaker That Would Support Multiple Voice Assistants 32 comments
Medal Developer Marco Arment Shares Thoughts On iPhone X's Notch 182 comments
Results of the Ubuntu Desktop Applications Survey 82 comments
Google Chrome Most Resilient Against Attacks, Researchers Find 98 comments
Why You Shouldn't Use Texts For Two-Factor Authentication 98 comments
Bacteria In Tumors Can Inactivate Common Chemotherapy Drugs, Study Suggests 36 comments
Ethereum Will Match Visa In Scale In a 'Couple of Years,' Says Founder 108 comments
T-Mobile To Increase Deprioritization Threshold To 50GB This Week 65 comments
Medal Diesel Cars Contribute To 5,000 Premature Deaths a Year In Europe, Says Study 202 comments
AI Just Made Guessing Your Password a Whole Lot Easier 129 comments
Jeweler Forged Judge's Signature To Force Google To Kill Negative Reviews 52 comments
Navy Plans To Use Xbox 360 Controllers For New Periscope Systems Aboard Its Submarines 111 comments
Equifax Suffered a Hack Almost Five Months Earlier Than the Date It Disclosed 89 comments
Slashdot Asks: Which IT Hiring Trends Are Hot, and Which Ones Are Going Cold? 182 comments
Samsung Finally Lets You Disable the Bixby Button Without a Third-Party App 54 comments
Equifax Stock Sales Are the Focus of US Criminal Probe 47 comments
Google Offers To Treat Rivals Equally Via Auction 28 comments
Medal Chrome To Force Domains Ending With Dev and Foo To HTTPS Via Preloaded HSTS 199 comments
HTML5 DRM Standard Is a Go 140 comments
Flush With Cash: Swiss Toilets Mysteriously Stuffed With 500-Euro Bills 183 comments
Microsoft Confirms Outlook Issues 41 comments
Meet the Font Detectives Who Ferret Out Fakery 72 comments
Google's New Payment App For India Transfers Money Via Ultrasound 37 comments
Apple Officially Bans Scammy Antivirus Apps From iOS App Store 51 comments
Medal Medal Ask Slashdot: What Would Happen If a Hyperloop Train Failed? 704 comments
Avast's CCleaner Free Windows Application Infected With Malware 152 comments
Americans Plan Massive 'Net Neutrality' Protest Next Week 109 comments
Illinois Tests A Blockchain-Based Birth Registry/ID System 142 comments
Medal Medal Can An Individual Still Resist The Spread of Technology? 373 comments
Kids Praised for Being Smart are More Likely to Cheat 165 comments
Typing By Brain Arrives: No Surgery Necessary 93 comments
There's a Logic To How Squirrels Bury Their Nuts 93 comments
Medal Linux Foundation President Used MacOS For Presentation at Open Source Summit 277 comments
Essential Phone Now Supported By All Four Major Carriers (Including Verizon) 53 comments
Idaho Wants To Establish America's First 'Dark Sky Preserve' 132 comments
'Bodega' CEO Apologizes, Insists They'll Create More Jobs 155 comments
Chinese Scientists Are Developing A Vaccine Against Cavities 117 comments
Trump's Officials Suggest Re-Negotiating The Paris Climate Accord 238 comments
'Bashware' Attacks Exploit Windows 10's Subsystem for Linux 79 comments
IBM Open Sources Their Own JVM/JDK As Eclipse OpenJ9 174 comments
Ask Slashdot: What's the Best Business Model for An Open Source Developer? 83 comments
New Book Argues Silicon Valley Will Lead Us to Our Doom 200 comments
Medal Will Linux Innovation Be Driven By Microsoft? 333 comments
Python's Official Repository Included 10 'Malicious' Typo-Squatting Modules 69 comments
Medal Is Online Advertising Worthless? 289 comments
Sedentary Lifestyle Study Called 'A Raging Dumpster Fire' 153 comments
NSA Launches 'Codebreaker Challenge' For Students: Stopping an Infrastructure Attack 53 comments
WordPress Ditches ReactJS Over Facebook's Patent Clause 72 comments
Medal Facebook Shares Details Of Russia-Bought Ads With US Investigators 232 comments
2017 'Ig Nobel' Prizes Recognize Funny Research On Cats, Crocodiles, and Cheese 20 comments
Security.txt Standard Proposed, Similar To Robots.txt 84 comments
Can The Pirate Bay Replace Ads With A Bitcoin Miner? 122 comments
Medal Medal More Millennials Would Give Up Voting Than Texting 343 comments
Scientists Explore A Light Bulb-Based Based 10Gbps Li-Fi/5G Home Network 12 comments
Equifax CSO 'Retires'. Known Bug Was Left Unpatched For Nearly Five Months 192 comments
Poor Diet Is a Factor In One In Five Deaths, Global Disease Study Reveals 110 comments
There Will Be 22 Million Cord Cutters By 2018, Says Report 113 comments
Elon Musk Releases Supercut of SpaceX Rocket Explosions 61 comments
Mystery of Sonic Weapon Attacks At US Embassy In Cuba Deepens 214 comments
Mind-Altering Cat Parasite Linked To a Whole Lot of Neurological Disorders 209 comments
Google Chrome Will No Longer Autoplay Content With Sound In January 2018 81 comments
Credit Karma To Launch Free ID Monitoring Following Equifax Hack 24 comments
Medal Medal PewDiePie Is Inexcusable But DMCA Takedowns Are Not the Way To Fight Him 502 comments
Warning: 'MetalKettle' Repository For Kodi Becomes Vulnerable After GitHub Takeover 28 comments
Equifax Says Almost 400,000 Britons Hit In Data Breach 45 comments
8,500 Verizon Customers Disconnected Because of 'Substantial' Data Use 105 comments
HP Users Complain About 10-Minute Login Lag During 'Win 10 Update' 105 comments
Artificial Intelligence Pioneer Says We Need To Start Over 173 comments
Medal Medal Equifax CEO Hired a Music Major as the Company's Chief Security Officer 428 comments
Medal South Park's Season Premier Sets Off Everyone's Amazon Echo 289 comments
Social Media Site Gab Sues Google For Antitrust Violations Following Ban From Play Store 164 comments
Google Allowed Advertisers To Target 'Jewish Parasite,' 'Black People Ruin Everything' 139 comments
The Father of Mobile Computing Is Not Impressed 144 comments
Many Machine Learning Studies Don't Actually Show Anything Meaningful, But They Spread Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt 97 comments
Canada's Challenge Is Keeping Techies, BlackBerry Inventor Says 160 comments
Cassini's Saturn Mission Goes Out In A Blaze Of Glory 74 comments
Bitcoin Plummets Below $3,000 on Rising China Worries 218 comments
Trump Blocks China-Backed Takeover of US Chip Maker 'Lattice Semi' 151 comments
First Ever Malvertising Campaign Uses JavaScript To Mine Cryptocurrencies In Your Browser 70 comments
Researchers Find Antidepressants Increase Risk of Death 125 comments
Facebook Enabled Advertisers To Reach 'Jew Haters' 253 comments
Wisconsin State Legislature Signs Off On $3 Billion Foxconn Incentive Package 158 comments
Spain Fines Facebook Over Tracking Users Without Consent 41 comments
KDE Plasma 5.11 Beta Released 59 comments
ISPs Claim a Privacy Law Would Weaken Online Security, Increase Pop-Ups 86 comments
Medal Apple's A11 Bionic Chip In iPhone 8 and iPhone X Smokes Android Handsets In Early Benchmarks 331 comments
PSA: Google Will Delete Your Android Backups If Your Device Is Inactive For Two Months 165 comments
Hyperloop One Reveals 10 Strongest Potential Hyperloop Routes In the World 141 comments
You Are Already Living Inside a Computer 82 comments
Bitcoin Exchange BTCChina Says To Stop Trading, Sparking Further Slide 70 comments
We're Eating Plastics From Our Own Dirty Laundry 170 comments
Google Hit With Gender Pay Discrimination Lawsuit 243 comments
Medal Medal Every Major Advertising Group Is Blasting Apple for Blocking Cookies in the Safari Browser 442 comments
Apple Explains Face ID On-stage Failure 189 comments
Cassini's Best Discoveries of Saturn and Its Moons 25 comments
Union Power Is Putting Pressure on Silicon Valley's Tech Giants 116 comments
Medal Medal Two Ex-Googlers Want To Make Bodegas And Mom-And-Pop Corner Stores Obsolete 340 comments
In a Highly Unusual Move, FTC Confirms It Is Investigating Equifax 117 comments
FTP Resources Will Be Marked Not Secure in Chrome Starting Later This Year 152 comments
Silicon Valley Bosses Are Globalists, Not Libertarians 307 comments
GNOME 3.26 Released 169 comments
Japan Trials Driverless Cars In Bid To Keep Rural Elderly On the Move 59 comments
Climate Change Could Wipe Out a Third of Parasite Species, Study Finds 238 comments
Target's Sales Floors Are Switching From Apple To Android Devices 115 comments
Backdoor Found In WordPress Plugin With More Than 200,000 Installations 84 comments
iPhone 8 and iPhone X Will Support Fast Charging, But Only If You Buy a New USB-C Charger 142 comments
Samsung Unveils New Electric Car Batteries For Up To 430 Miles of Range 90 comments
Ford Disguised a Man As a Car Seat To Research Self-Driving 84 comments
Apple's 'Shoddy' Beats Headphones Get Slammed In Lawsuit 188 comments
Medal Medal Study Finds That Banning Trolls Works, To Some Degree 340 comments
EU Set To Demand Internet Firms Act Faster To Remove Illegal Content 60 comments
Kaspersky Software Banned From US Government Systems Over Concerns About Russia 91 comments
Windows 10 Will Soon Give Users More Control Over App Permissions 76 comments
Equifax Had 'Admin' as Login and Password in Argentina 123 comments
Trump Administration Sued Over Phone Searches at US Borders 138 comments
Medal Ask Slashdot: What Are You Reading This Month? 310 comments
The Fake News Machine: Inside a Town Gearing Up for 2020 225 comments
$782,000 Over Asking For a House in Sunnyvale 266 comments
Medal Medal The iPhone Is Guaranteed To Last Only One Year, Apple Argues In Court 433 comments
Java EE Is Moving To the Eclipse Foundation 70 comments
Disney Is Lone Holdout From Apple's Plan to Sell 4K Movies for $20 148 comments
North Korea Is Dodging Sanctions With a Secret Bitcoin Stash 187 comments
French Company Plans To Heat Homes, Offices With AMD Ryzen Pro Processors 181 comments
At Least 1.65 Million Computers Are Mining Cryptocurrency For Hackers So Far This Year 37 comments
Medal Department of Energy Invests $50 Million To Improve Critical Energy Infrastructure Security 51 comments

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