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No Longer a Dream: Silicon Valley Takes On the Flying Car 9 comments
Medal Billionaire Jack Ma Says CEOs Could Be Robots in 30 Years, Warns of Decades of 'Pain' From AI 53 comments
Amazon Launches Marketplace For Digital Subscriptions 4 comments 'Heartbroken' After Being Caught Selling User Data To Uber 45 comments
Aurora Enthusiasts Discover A Strange New Light In The Sky And Named It Steve 40 comments
Medal Richard Stallman Interviewed By Bryan Lunduke 101 comments
Medal Wall Street IT Engineer Hacks Employer To See If He'll Be Fired 122 comments
Medal Ask Slashdot: Do You Like Functional Programming? 276 comments
Scientists Consider 'Cloud Brightening' To Preserve Australia's Great Barrier Reef 79 comments
Medal Is Social Media Making Us Hate Each Other? 218 comments
Uber Tried To Hide Its Secret IPhone Fingerprinting From Apple 104 comments
Companies Are Paying Millions For White Hat Hacking 42 comments
Startup Still Working On 'Immortal Avatars' That Will Live Forever 82 comments
America's Most-Hated ISP Is Now Hated By Fewer People 85 comments
Flawed Online Tutorials Led To Vulnerabilities In Software 82 comments
'Detergent' Hydroxl Molecules May Affect Methane Levels In The Atmosphere 60 comments
Pioneering Researchers Track Sudden Learning 'Epiphanies' 29 comments
CIA, FBI Launch Manhunt For WikiLeaks Source 185 comments
Medal Medal Slashdot Asks: What Was Your First Programming Language? 569 comments
Should Ignore Robots.txt Directives And Cache Everything? 165 comments
Linux PC Maker System76 Plans To Design And Manufacture Its Own Hardware 98 comments
Microsoft Will Block Desktop 'Office' Apps From 'Office 365' Services In 2020 204 comments
Medal Can Geoengineering Drones Fight Global Warming? 253 comments
Steve Case On How To Get Funded Outside Tech Corridors 35 comments 'Gets Out Of The Email Business' 70 comments
Anbox Can Run Android Apps Natively On Linux (In A Container) 64 comments
Waymo Is Using Grand Theft Auto V To Help Teach Its Self-Driving Cars 55 comments
Medal Systemd-Free Devuan Announces Its First Stable Release Candidate 'Jessie' 1.0.0 318 comments
Stack Overflow Reveals Which Programming Languages Are Most Used At Night 94 comments
Medal Can Parents Sue If Their Kid Is Born With the 'Wrong' DNA? 244 comments
Microsoft Will Support Python In SQL Server 2017 90 comments
WikiLeaks Releases New CIA Secret: Tapping Microphones On Some Samsung TVs 100 comments
107 Cancer Papers Retracted Due To Peer Review Fraud 129 comments
Light Sail Propulsion Could Reach Sirius Sooner Than Alpha Centauri 166 comments
EFF Says Google Chromebooks Are Still Spying On Students 83 comments
Britain Set For First Coal-Free Day Since Industrial Revolution 204 comments
All-Electric 'Flying Car' Takes Its First Test Flight In Germany 165 comments
Developer of BrickerBot Malware Claims He Destroyed Over Two Million Devices 87 comments
Cycling To Work Can Cut Cancer and Heart Disease 213 comments
Apple Hires Top Google Satellite Executives For New Hardware Team 12 comments
Medal Medal Ask Slashdot: How Do You Explain 'Don't Improve My Software Syndrome' Or DIMSS? 373 comments
Samsung Will Fix the Galaxy S8 Red Tint Issue With a Software Update 31 comments
DOJ: Russian 'Superhacker' Gets 27 Years In Prison 50 comments
Theranos Used Shell Company To Secretly Buy Outside Lab Equipment, Says Report 40 comments
Microsoft Improves Gmail Experience For Windows 10 Insiders, But There Are Privacy Concerns 68 comments
Teenage Hackers Motivated By Morality Not Money, Study Finds 73 comments
LinkedIn Apologizes For Trying To Connect Everyone In Real Life 71 comments
Court Rules Fan Subtitles On TV and Movies Are Illegal 137 comments
Ocean Currents Are Sweeping Billions of Tiny Plastic Bits to the Arctic 49 comments
Red Hat Suffers Massive Data Center Network Outage 84 comments
Diet Sodas May Be Tied To Stroke, Dementia Risk 218 comments
Leaked Document Sheds Light On Microsoft's Chromebook Rival 91 comments
Medal Louisiana's Governor Declares State Of Emergency Over Disappearing Coastline 306 comments
In The First Months of Trump Era, Facebook And Apple Spent More On Lobbying Than They Ever Have 52 comments
Trump's FCC Votes To Allow Broadband Rate Hikes Will Deprive More Public Schools From Getting Internet Access 256 comments
Inside Elon Musk's New Company Neuralink Which Aims To Fight Brain Conditions And Help Humanity Survive in the Age of AI 63 comments
Medal Medal US Prepares Charges To Seek Arrest of WikiLeaks' Julian Assange 367 comments
Neuroscientists Offer a Reality Check On Facebook's 'Typing By Brain' Project 57 comments
CEO of Silicon Valley's $400 Juicer Promises Refunds After Hand-Squeezing Demonstration 146 comments
Ambient Light Sensors Can Be Used To Steal Browser Data 37 comments
Plastc Swiped $9 Million From Backers, Now It Plans To File For Bankruptcy and Shut Down 168 comments
Canada Rules To Uphold Net Neutrality 65 comments
Apple Forces Recyclers To Shred All iPhones and MacBooks 223 comments
Medal Subway Sues Canada Network Over Claim Its Chicken Is 50 Percent Soy 288 comments
Tesla Recalls 53,000 Model S, Model X Cars For Stuck Parking Brakes 106 comments
Google Home Now Recognizes Specific Users' Voices, Gains Support For Multiple Accounts 48 comments
FCC Takes First Step Toward Allowing More Broadcast TV Mergers 70 comments
Airbnb Fires Back, Accuses Hotel Industry Of Punishing the Middle-Class 106 comments
CC'ing the Boss on Email Makes Employees Feel Less Trusted, Study Finds 147 comments
China's First Cargo Spacecraft Launch a 'Crucial Step' To Space Station 20 comments
File System Improvements To the Windows Subsystem for Linux 108 comments
Amazon Cloud Chief Jabs Oracle: 'Customers Are Sick of It' 81 comments
Mastercard is Building Fingerprint Scanners Directly Into Its Cards 84 comments
Microsoft Says It Will Release Two Feature Updates Per Year For Windows 10, Office 60 comments
Medal President Trump Misses 90-Day Deadline To Appoint a Cybersecurity Team After Alleged Russian Hacking 331 comments
Discovery May Help Decipher Ancient Inca String Code 40 comments
Wikipedia's 'Ban' of 'The Daily Mail' Didn't Really Happen 70 comments
The Biggest Time Suck at the Office Might Be Your Computer 168 comments
MIT No Longer Owns 128 comments
Microsoft To Shut Down Wunderlist, an App It Acquired Two Years Ago, In Favor Of Homegrown App To-Do 58 comments
Physicists Observe 'Negative Mass' 117 comments
China To Question Apple About Live-Streaming Apps On App Store That Violate Internet Regulations 31 comments
Medal Medal 95% Engineers in India Unfit For Software Development Jobs: Report 437 comments
No, Millennials Aren't a Bunch of Job-Hopping Flakes 214 comments
Qualcomm Collected Partial iPhone Royalties Despite Legal Battle With Apple 14 comments
South Indian Frog Oozes Molecule That Inexplicably Decimates Flu Viruses 114 comments
States Are Moving To Cut College Costs By Introducing Open-Source Textbooks 123 comments
Medal First Evidence For Higher State of Consciousness Found 287 comments
Navy, Marines Prohibit Sharing Nude Photos In Wake of a Facebook Scandal 132 comments
Ask Slashdot: What Are Good Books On Inventing, Innovating and Doing R&D? 102 comments
Toyota Unveils Plan For Hydrogen Powered Semi Truck 152 comments
Tesla Settles Lawsuit Against Former Autopilot Program Director Accused of Stealing Info, Engineers 40 comments
Microsoft's Skype Is Most Used Messaging Service For Cyber Criminals, Study Finds 57 comments
Pirate Bay Founder Launches Anonymous Domain Registration Service 60 comments
Facebook is Working On a Way To Let You Type With Your Brain 97 comments
Newest Firefox Browser Bashes Crashes 133 comments
Ubuntu Is Switching to Wayland 226 comments
TED Wants To Remind Us That Ideas -- Not Politicians -- Shape the Future 262 comments
Nintendo To Launch SNES Mini This Year, Reports Eurogamer 92 comments
Medal Medal Silicon Valley's $400 Juicer May Be Feeling the Squeeze 349 comments
The Slashdot Interview With Lithium-Ion Battery Inventor John B. Goodenough 102 comments
Bose Headphones Secretly Collected User Data, Lawsuit Reveals 230 comments
Facebook Owns Four Out of the Five Most Downloaded Apps Worldwide 54 comments
Baidu Announces New Open Platform To Help Speed Up Development of Self-Driving Cars 27 comments
Medal Medal Scientists Invent Ultrasonic Dryer That Uses Sound To Dry Your Clothes 435 comments
Broadband Expansion Could Trigger Dangerous Surge In Space Junk 129 comments
Physicists Detect Whiff of New Particle At the Large Hadron Collider 175 comments
How Tilt Went From Hot $375 Million Startup To Fire Sale 167 comments
Researchers Discover New Species of Giant Spider 51 comments
Benchmarks Show Galaxy S8 With Snapdragon 835 Is a Much Faster Android Handset 79 comments
StarCraft Is Now Free, Nearly 20 Years After Its Release 237 comments
Boeing To Lay Off Hundreds of Engineers Amid Sales Slowdown 120 comments
Microsoft's Cool Quantum Computing Plan Embraces Cryogenic Memory 39 comments
Salt Makes You Hungry, Not Thirsty, Study Says 78 comments
User-Made Patch Lets Owners of Next-Gen CPUs Install Updates On Windows 7 & 8.1 218 comments
Malaysia Air Is First Airline to Track Fleet With Satellites 70 comments
Apple Makes iMovie, GarageBand, and iWork Apps for Mac and iOS Free for All Users 65 comments
Facebook Adds a Login Shortcut To Other Android Apps 38 comments
Apple To Launch Three New iPhones This Year: Bloomberg 96 comments
Facebook Launches Augmented Reality Camera Effects Developer Platform 9 comments
AMD Launches Higher Performance Radeon RX 580 and RX 570 Polaris Graphics Cards 93 comments
Medal Medal Despite Well Known Risks, Survey Finds Most People Use Smartphones While Driving 343 comments
Google Earth Gets a New Home On the Web 46 comments
Google's Featured Snippets Are Damaging To Small Businesses that Depend On Search Traffic 144 comments
Medal Steve Ballmer's New Project: Find Out How the Government Spends Your Money 249 comments
Medal Medal Trump To Overhaul H-1B Visa Program To Encourage Hiring Americans 619 comments
Google Agrees To Open Android To Other Search Engines In Russia 64 comments
Netflix Nears 100 Million Subscribers 46 comments
AI Can Predict Heart Attacks More Accurately Than Doctors 48 comments
New Approach To Virtual Reality Shocks You Into Believing Walls Are Real 59 comments
Chinese Warehouse Cut Labor Costs In Half With a Fleet of Tiny Robots 127 comments
Dingo Wins The World's Most Interesting Genome Competition 14 comments
Medal For the First Time On Record, Human-Caused Climate Change Has Rerouted an Entire River 240 comments
New York Plans To Force Uber To Add Tipping Option 140 comments
Samsung Blocks Ability To Remap Galaxy S8's Bixby Button 119 comments
How the Six-Hour Workday Actually Saves Money 177 comments
Leaked Documents Reveal the Hotel Lobby's Aggressive Plan To Undermine Airbnb 122 comments
Cylance Accused of Distributing Fake Malware Samples To Customers To Close Deals 32 comments
Medal Trump Administration Kills Open.Gov, Will Not Release White House Visitor Logs 268 comments
Microsoft Says Previous Windows Patches Fixed Newly Leaked NSA Exploits 48 comments
Mozilla Kills Firefox Aurora Channel, Builds Will Move Directly From Nightly To Beta 49 comments
Medal Medal Hollywood Is Losing the Battle Against Online Trolls 478 comments
Internet Archive Adds Early Macintosh OS and App Emulators 66 comments
Intel Discontinues the Intel Developer Forum; IDF17 Cancelled 36 comments
The Woman Whose Phone 'Misdiagnosed HIV' 166 comments

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