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Medal For Under $1,000, Mobile Ads Can Track Your Location 18 comments
US Government Warns Of 'Ongoing' Hacks Targeting Nuclear and Power Industries 39 comments
NYT Op-Ed Argues Amazon 'Took Seattle's Soul' 123 comments
Amazon Patents Drones That Recharge Electric Vehicles 38 comments
See Giant Robots Fight. US vs Japan Match On YouTube 38 comments
YouTube Suspends Account of Popular Chinese Dissident 99 comments
2 Million IoT Devices Enslaved By Fast-Growing BotNet 55 comments
Data Science Meets Sports Gambling: How Researchers Beat the Bookies 57 comments
Google Offers $1,000 Bounties For Hacking Dropbox, Tinder, Snapchat, and Others 33 comments
Medal Why Are We Still Using Passwords? 157 comments
Code Bootcamp Fined $375K Over Employment Claims and Licensing Issues 43 comments
Friendlier GPL-Enforcement Permission Proposed By Linux Kernel Developers 66 comments
Medal Tech Companies To Lobby For Immigrant 'Dreamers' To Remain In US 235 comments
Medal Tim Cook Confirms the Mac Mini Isn't Dead 161 comments
The US Government Keeps Spectacularly Underestimating Solar Energy Installation 127 comments
Body Camera Study Shows No Effect On Police Use of Force Or Citizen Complaints 125 comments
Software Developer Creates Personal Cryptocurrency 95 comments
Elon Musk Begins Digging a Hyperloop Tunnel In Maryland 127 comments
Vungle CEO Arrested For Child Rape and Attempted Murder 111 comments
Google Says 64 Percent of Chrome Traffic On Android Now Protected With HTTPS, 75 Percent On Mac, 66 Percent On Windows 88 comments
Arkansas Will Pay Up To $1,000 Cash To Kids Who Pass AP Computer Science A Exam 101 comments
Body Camera Giant Wants Police To Collect Your Videos Too 58 comments
Medal Twitter Plans To End Revenge Porn Next Week, Hate Speech In Two 255 comments
The AI That Has Nothing to Learn From Humans 94 comments
Consumer Reports Refuses To Recommend Microsoft Surface Book 2 106 comments
Student Expelled After Using Hardware Keylogger to Hack School, Change Grades 133 comments
Medal Laptops Could Be Banned From Checked Bags on Planes Due To Fire Risk 169 comments
Smartwatches For Kids Are a Total Privacy Nightmare 35 comments
Japan's SoftBank Says It Could Invest as Much As $880 Billion in Tech 39 comments
Medal MasterCard Has Finally Realized That Signatures Are Obsolete and Stupid 321 comments
Bitcoin Nears $6,000 For the First Time 111 comments
Microsoft's Market Value Hits a Dot-Com Era Milestone: $600 Billion 95 comments
On the Google Book Scanning Project and the Library We Will Never See 149 comments
Tesla Hit With Another Lawsuit, This Time Alleging Anti-LGBT Harassment 157 comments
First Mass-Produced Electric Truck Unveiled 119 comments
Blue Origin Successfully Test Fires Game-Changing BE-4 Rocket Engine 95 comments
Facebook Security Chief Says Its Corporate Network Is Run 'Like a College Campus' 83 comments
Could VR Field Trips Replace the Real Thing? 96 comments
Senators Announce New Bill That Would Regulate Online Political Ads 210 comments
Denuvo's DRM Now Being Cracked Within Hours of Release 111 comments
Verizon Loses 18,000 Pay TV Subscribers, Signals Delay For Live TV Streaming Service 42 comments
How Google's Pixel 2 'Now Playing' Song Identification Works 125 comments
Amazon Spends $350K On Seattle Mayor's Race 62 comments
Apple Watch's LTE Suspended In China Possibly Due To Government Security Concerns 18 comments
Almost Half of Tech Workers Worry About Losing Their Jobs Because of Ageism, Says Survey 274 comments
Alphabet Invests $1 Billion In Lyft 14 comments
Consumer Reports Expects Tesla's Model 3 To Have 'Average Reliability' 63 comments
Canada's 'Super Secret Spy Agency' Is Releasing a Malware-Fighting Tool To the Public 66 comments
Profile of William H. Alsup, a Judge Who Codes and Decides Tech's Biggest Cases 48 comments
Medal Medal Doctors To Breathalyse Smokers Before Allowing Them NHS Surgery 479 comments
Amazon Battles Google for Renewable Energy Crown 50 comments
Discovery of 50km Cave Raises Hopes For Human Colonisation of Moon 139 comments
Japanese Metal Manufacturer Faked Specifications To Hundreds of Companies 150 comments
Turning the Optical Fiber Network Into a Giant Earthquake Sensor 15 comments
Targeted Fuzzing Is Improving Linux Security, Linus Torvalds Says 62 comments
Google Engineers Explore Ways To Stop In-Browser Cryptocurrency Miners in Chrome 184 comments
EU: No Encryption Backdoors But, Let's Help Each Other Crack That Crypto 81 comments
Medal Medal New Law Bans California Employers From Asking Applicants Their Prior Salary 370 comments
Slashdot's 20th Anniversary: History of Slashdot 207 comments
Samsung To Let Proper Linux Distros Run on Galaxy Smartphones 223 comments
Ubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark Released 129 comments
Medal Dodging Russian Spies, Customers Are Ripping Out Kaspersky 351 comments
Bankers Publicly Embracing Robots Are Privately Fearing Job Cuts 180 comments
First Floating Wind Farm Delivers Electricity 81 comments
Amazon E-Book Buyers Receive Payment From Antitrust Lawsuit Settlement 42 comments
Flying Insects Have Been Disappearing Over the Past Few Decades, Study Shows 178 comments
Medal Intelligent People More At Risk of Mental Illness, Study Finds 273 comments
Ask Slashdot: What Are Ways To Get Companies To Actually Focus On Security? 158 comments
CNN Gets a First-Of-Its-Kind Waiver To Fly Drones Over Crowds 60 comments
Microsoft Teases Multi-Day Battery Life For Upcoming ARM-Powered Windows Devices 71 comments
Tesla Faces Lawsuit For Racial Harassment In Its Factories 149 comments
Activision Patents Pay-To-Win Matchmaker 133 comments
DeepMind's Go-Playing AI Doesn't Need Human Help To Beat Us Anymore 133 comments
Mozilla To Document Cross-Browser Web Dev Standards with Google, Microsoft, Samsung, and W3C 44 comments
Medal The Internet Is Ripe With In-Browser Miners and It's Getting Worse Each Day 355 comments
Medal Medal "Maybe It's a Piece of Dust" 521 comments
Amazon's Next Big Bet is Letting You Communicate Without a Smartphone, Says Alexa's Chief Scientist 144 comments
Chrome 62 Released With OpenType Variable Fonts, HTTP Warnings In Incognito Mode 79 comments
Tribal 'Sovereign Immunity' Patent Protection Could Be Outlawed 92 comments
Over 30,000 Published Studies Could Be Wrong Due To Contaminated Cells 106 comments
SpaceX's Reusable Rockets Win US Air Force General's Endorsement 70 comments
Peer Pressure Forced Whales and Dolphins To Evolve Big Brains Like Humans, Says Study 97 comments
Medal Medal Russian Troll Factory Paid US Activists To Fund Protests During Election 650 comments
EA Shuts Down Visceral Games, Shifting Development On Its Star Wars Game 75 comments
ZTE Launches Axon M, a Foldable, Dual-Screened Smartphone 61 comments
'Significant' Number of Equifax Victims Already Had Info Stolen, Says IRS 105 comments
Android Oreo Helps Google's Pixel 2 Smartphones Outperform Other Android Flagships 86 comments
Medal Medal Google Maps Ditches Walking Calorie Counter After Backlash 360 comments
Netflix, Amazon, Movie Studios Sue Over TickBox Streaming Device 131 comments
Intel Aims To Take on Nvidia With a Processor Specially Designed for AI 43 comments
Traditional PC Sales Continue To Slide 222 comments
Toronto To Be Home To Google Parent's Biggest Smart City Project Yet 54 comments
Companies Overlook Risks in Open Source Software, Survey Finds 132 comments
Tesla Employees Detail How They Were Fired, Claim Dismissals Were Not Performance Related 249 comments
Microsoft Begins Rolling Out Windows 10 Fall Creators Update 118 comments
'Google Just Made Gmail the Most Secure Email Provider on the Planet' 197 comments
Medal Medal Smartphones Are Killing Americans, But Nobody's Counting 412 comments
Microsoft Responded Quietly After Detecting Secret Database Hack in 2013 46 comments
The Impossible Dream of USB-C 343 comments
Microsoft Surface Book 2 Puts Desktop Brains in a Laptop Body 141 comments
Mobile Phone Companies Appear To Be Selling Your Location To Almost Anyone 149 comments
Google Maps Now Lets You Explore Your Local Planets and Moons 53 comments
Essential Is Getting Sued For Allegedly Stealing Wireless Connector Technology 43 comments
Ophelia Became a Major Hurricane Where No Storm Had Before 179 comments
Google Photos Now Recognizes Your Pets 60 comments
Netflix Adds 5.3 Million Subs In Q3, Beating Forecasts 69 comments
Microsoft's Fall Update With Redesigned Xbox Dashboard Is Now Available To All 38 comments
Every Patch For 'KRACK' Wi-Fi Vulnerability Available Right Now 134 comments
Medal Medal Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Hard Truths IT Must Learn To Accept? 420 comments
Apple To Appeal Five-Year-Long Patent Battle After $439.7 Million Loss 69 comments
Kaspersky Lab Finds Flash Vulnerability Through Microsoft Word 50 comments
eBay Launches Authentication Service To Combat Counterfeit High-End Goods 70 comments
Medal EPA Says Higher Radiation Levels Pose 'No Harmful Health Effect' 295 comments
Google Chrome for Windows Gets Basic Antivirus Features 54 comments
Leave It To the Heat to Dull Autumn's Glory 140 comments
Millions of High-Security Crypto Keys Crippled by Newly Discovered Flaw 55 comments
Astronomers Strike Gravitational Gold In Colliding Neutron Stars 109 comments
Microsoft Has Already Fixed the Wi-Fi Attack Vulnerability; Android Will Be Patched Within Weeks 135 comments
Voice Assistants Will Be Difficult To Fire 181 comments
US Supreme Court To Decide Microsoft Email Privacy Dispute 69 comments
WPA2 Security Flaw Puts Almost Every Wi-Fi Device at Risk of Hijack, Eavesdropping 257 comments
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Blocks 322,000 Cheaters 184 comments
Medal Ask Slashdot: Should Users Uninstall Kaspersky's Antivirus Software? 308 comments
Medal Medal Munich Plans New Vote on Dumping Linux For Windows 10 412 comments
Nobel Prize Winner Argues Tech Companies Should Be Changing The World 152 comments
Medal Julian Assage Taunts US Government For Forcing Wikileaks To Invest In Bitcoin 195 comments
Dubai Police Get Hoverbikes 118 comments
Pentagon Turns To High-Speed Traders To Fortify Markets Against Cyberattack 78 comments
Pizza Hut Leaks Credit Card Info On 60,000 Customers 76 comments
Apple's Tim Cook Shares What He Learned From Steve Jobs 169 comments
China's Scientists Set New International Record -- For Faked Peer Reviews 74 comments
Elon Musk Teases Reddit With Bad Answers About BFR Rocket 100 comments
Scientists Selectively Trigger Suicide In Cancer Cells 47 comments
Unpatched Exploit Lets You Clone Key Fobs and Open Subaru Cars 60 comments
Medal Medal In a Cashless World, You'd Better Pray the Power Never Goes Out 452 comments
Microsoft Edge Beats Chrome and Firefox in Malware-Blocking Tests 126 comments
SUSE Shares Linux-Themed Music Video Parodies 28 comments

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