Slashdot Items Tagged "people"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @01:35PM In Costly Bay Area, Even Six-Figure Salaries Are Considered 'Low Income'
Monday April 24, 2017 @02:58PM Ontario Launches Universal Basic Income Pilot
Friday April 21, 2017 @02:37PM Ocean Currents Are Sweeping Billions of Tiny Plastic Bits to the Arctic
Thursday April 20, 2017 @07:57AM Discovery May Help Decipher Ancient Inca String Code
Thursday April 20, 2017 @07:22AM The Biggest Time Suck at the Office Might Be Your Computer
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @11:59AM Despite Well Known Risks, Survey Finds Most People Use Smartphones While Driving
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:58PM For the First Time On Record, Human-Caused Climate Change Has Rerouted an Entire River
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:46PM How the Six-Hour Workday Actually Saves Money
Monday April 10, 2017 @10:26AM If Humble People Make the Best Leaders, Why Do We Fall for Charismatic Narcissists?
Monday April 10, 2017 @09:54AM Sleep Is the New Status Symbol
Thursday April 06, 2017 @01:43PM Amazon Looks to Hire 30,000 Part-Time Employees in US
Thursday April 06, 2017 @01:05PM Employee Burnout Is a Problem with the Company, Not the Person
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:14PM People Think Smart Home Tech is Too Expensive
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @09:51AM Teenagers Think Google is Cool, Study By Google Finds
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:12AM Fear of Robots Taking Jobs in the Short Term is Overblown, Says General Electric CEO
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:07PM More Than Ever, Employees Want a Say in How Their Companies Are Run
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @09:57AM 'Brainstorming Doesn't Work'
Friday March 24, 2017 @10:44AM App That Lets People Make Personalized Emojis Is the Fastest Growing App In Past Two Years
Friday March 24, 2017 @10:24AM Americans' Shift To The Suburbs Sped Up Last Year
Thursday March 23, 2017 @10:50AM Let There Be Light: Germans Switch on 'Largest Artificial Sun'
Thursday March 23, 2017 @09:16AM The Gig Economy Celebrates Working Yourself to Death
Monday March 20, 2017 @12:16PM Boston Public Schools Map Switch Aims To Amend 500 Years of Distortion
Monday March 20, 2017 @11:15AM Happiness is on the Wane in the US, UN Global Report Finds
Friday March 17, 2017 @01:39PM What If You Could Eat Chicken Without Killing a Chicken?
Thursday March 16, 2017 @12:36PM The Last Days of Club Penguin
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @03:11PM 58% of High-Performance Employees Say They Need More Quiet Work Spaces
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @11:04AM Many Smartphone Owners Don't Take Steps To Secure Their Devices
Monday March 13, 2017 @03:18PM It's About Time Astronauts Got Healthcare For Life
Thursday March 09, 2017 @04:35PM Seattle Tech Engineers Are More Loyal Than Those in San Francisco, Data Shows
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @09:59AM IT Executives Believe Service Management Is Key To Digital Transformation
Monday March 06, 2017 @11:45AM Pollution Responsible For a Quarter of Deaths of Young Children, Says WHO
Monday February 27, 2017 @03:07PM Scraping By On Six Figures? Tech Workers Feel Poor in Silicon Valley's Wealth Bubble
Monday February 27, 2017 @11:05AM Supersmart Robots Will Outnumber Humans Within 30 Years, Says SoftBank CEO
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:31AM Most Scientists 'Can't Replicate Studies By Their Peers'
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @02:21PM Thrilling Discovery of Seven Earth-Sized Planets Orbiting Nearby Star
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @03:58PM Health Apps Could Be Doing More Harm Than Good, Warn Scientists
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @03:30PM Computer Glasses Claim To Protect Eyesight Are Selling Like Hotcakes, But They Probably Aren't Useful
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @10:24AM China's Millennials Are Hustling For Part-Time Gigs Instead of Traditional Jobs
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:35PM Ending Emails With Certain Variation Of Thank You Vastly Improves Response Rate, Study Finds
Monday February 13, 2017 @01:50PM Nobody Is Moving, Especially Millennials
Friday February 10, 2017 @09:37AM How Tech Ate the Media and Our Minds
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @03:24PM Intel To Invest $7 Billion in Factory in Arizona, Employ 3,000 People
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @01:50PM Slashdot Asks: Your Favorite Podcasts? And Why?
Monday February 06, 2017 @06:36PM 'We Need Robots To Take Our Jobs,' Veteran Tech Reporter John Markoff Explains Why
Friday February 03, 2017 @08:19PM Misophonia: Scientists Crack Why Eating Sounds Can Make People Angry
Friday February 03, 2017 @01:52PM The Purpose of Sleep? To Forget, Scientists Say
Friday February 03, 2017 @10:50AM 'To Live Your Best Life, Do Mathematics'
Friday February 03, 2017 @10:06AM False News, Absurd Reality Present Challenges For Satirists
Thursday January 26, 2017 @01:04PM The Doomsday Clock Is Reset: Closest To Midnight Since The 1950s
Monday January 23, 2017 @11:31AM When Their Shifts End, Uber Drivers Set Up Camp in Parking Lots Across the US
Thursday January 19, 2017 @01:44PM Some Colleges Have More Students From the Top 1 Percent Than the Bottom 60
Monday January 16, 2017 @10:28AM Deutsche Bank Switches Off Text Messaging
Friday January 13, 2017 @10:57AM Half the Work People Do Can Be Automated, Says McKinsey
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:16PM New Research Suggests the Appendix Has a Purpose After All
Friday January 06, 2017 @11:22AM Apple Cuts Tim Cook's Pay After 2016 Performance Falls Short
Monday January 02, 2017 @08:16PM China Smog: Millions Start New Year Shrouded By Health Alerts and Travel Chaos
Friday December 30, 2016 @12:59PM Checking Email as Soon as You Wake up Could be Ruining Your Day
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @02:02PM Facebook's Safety Check Activated For Fake Bangkok Bombing
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @09:17AM Humans Marrying Robots? Experts Say It's Really Coming
Monday December 26, 2016 @02:51PM The Project To Revive Abandoned Wikipedia Pages Has Been Abandoned
Friday December 23, 2016 @02:49PM Ebola Vaccine Gives 100 Percent Protection, Could Be Readily Available By 2018
Monday December 12, 2016 @04:49PM Reddit CEO Steve Huffman: I Screwed Up and I Want Reddit To Trust Me Again
Monday December 12, 2016 @11:57AM If You Get Rich, You Won't Quit Working For Long
Friday December 09, 2016 @04:15PM Uber Is Treating Its Drivers As Sweated Labor, Says Report
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @02:42PM Information Overload No Problem For Most Americans: Survey
Friday December 02, 2016 @03:37PM Climate Change Will Stir 'Unimaginable' Refugee Crisis, Says Military
Friday November 18, 2016 @11:32AM Terminally Ill Teen Won Historic Ruling To Preserve Body
Thursday November 17, 2016 @12:42PM Stephen Hawking: We Might Have 1,000 Years Left on Earth
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @09:54AM US President Barack Obama Criticizes Facebook of Spreading Fake Stories
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:41PM India's New Delhi Now Most Polluted City on Earth, Air Quality Well Beyond 'Hazardous' Level
Friday November 04, 2016 @10:16AM Paris Climate Change Agreement Enters Into Force
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:25PM Let Researchers Try New Paths
Thursday October 27, 2016 @10:04AM World Wildlife Falls By 58% in 40 years
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @03:28PM Noisy Coworkers And Other Sounds Are Top Distraction in Workplace, Study Says
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @11:28AM In China, Some Apple Users Opt For iPhone Makeover Rather Than Buy New
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @06:52AM Global CO2 Concentration Passes Threshold of 400 ppm -- and That's Bad for the Climate
Monday October 24, 2016 @05:05PM Study Finds Little Lies Lead To Bigger Ones
Saturday October 15, 2016 @09:08PM When Mercedes-Benz Starts Selling Self-Driving Cars, It Will Prioritize Driver's Safety Over Pedestrian's
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:01PM Billionaire Tech Investors Support Divisive Plan To Ban San Francisco's Homeless Camps
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:09PM Inventor of C Dennis Ritchie Honored With Second Death
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:23AM Author Says Going Offline For 24 Hours a Week Has Significantly Improved His Health, Sanity and Happiness
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @09:50AM More Gig Economy Workers Can Now Get Paid On Demand
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @04:09PM It's Not Just Wells Fargo - How Sales Targets Can Encourage Wrongdoing
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @10:41AM Samsung, LG Sued Over US Employee Recruiting Policies
Monday September 12, 2016 @11:32AM Apple's Response To Diversity Criticism: 'We Had a Canadian' Onstage at iPhone 7 Event
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @09:59AM Toxic Air Pollution Particles Found In Human Brains
Friday September 02, 2016 @10:31AM Stanford's New Alcohol Policy Isn't Based On Much Research
Friday September 02, 2016 @09:45AM Android Users More Honest and Humble Than iPhone Users, Study Says
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @11:29AM Facebook Lets Users Prompt Danger Alert
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @11:08AM Not Using Smartphones Can Improve Productivity By 26%, Says Study
Monday August 29, 2016 @11:15AM Apple Is Making Life Terrible In Its Factories
Friday August 26, 2016 @10:28AM Robot Babies Not Effective Birth Control, Australian Study Finds
Friday August 26, 2016 @10:09AM Second Confirmed Death In Japan Involving Pokemon Go
Thursday August 18, 2016 @02:51PM When We're Happy, We Actively Sabotage Our Good Moods With Grim Tasks
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @09:07AM Too Many New Smartphone Models Released Each Year: Survey
Thursday August 11, 2016 @05:42PM A Bit of Cash Can Keep Someone Off the Streets For 2 Years or More
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @02:43PM Bar In UK Uses Faraday Cage To Block Mobile Phone Signals
Friday July 22, 2016 @02:32PM China Wants To Be a Top 10 Nation For Automation By Putting More Robots In Its Factories
Friday July 15, 2016 @03:33PM Facebook Makes Little Progress in Race and Gender Diversity
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @04:10PM TOS Agreements Require Giving Up First Born -- and Users Gladly Consent
Monday July 11, 2016 @01:13PM Hamilton Producer Jeffrey Seller: Live Theater Is the Antidote To Digital Overload
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @10:33AM Millions of Chinese Stream Reality Shows Starring Themselves
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @02:38PM Facebook Tweaks Its Newsfeed To Better Showcase Posts From Friends Instead Of Publishers
Saturday June 25, 2016 @02:11PM Remember When You Could Call the Time?
Thursday June 23, 2016 @03:08PM Facebook Offers Political Bias Training In Wake Of Trending Controversy
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @02:44AM Social Media Overtakes Television As Young People's Main Source of News, Says Report
Monday June 13, 2016 @06:26PM First SpaceX Missions To Mars: 'Dangerous and Probably People Will Die'
Friday June 10, 2016 @04:39PM Google's Algorithm Displays Racist Results Because the Society Is Racist
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @10:42AM Wikipedia Editor Says Site's Toxic Community Has Him Contemplating Suicide
Friday May 06, 2016 @03:51PM Scientists Reveal How We Can Forget On Purpose
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @11:41AM Half Of Teens Think They're Addicted To Their Smartphones
Friday April 29, 2016 @04:14PM One US Oil Field a Key Culprit In Global Ethane Gas Increase
Saturday April 23, 2016 @10:47AM Slashdot Asks: Does It Matter That We've Reached Peak Smartphone?
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @10:00AM Medium, Twitter Founder on Media: We Put Junk Food In Front Of Them and They Eat It
Monday April 11, 2016 @10:56PM Genetic Studies Prove Cuckolded Fathers Are Rare In Human Populations
Friday April 08, 2016 @04:54PM Clinton Campaign Chair: 'The American People Can Handle The Truth' On UFOs
Friday April 08, 2016 @11:15AM Facebook Users Are Sharing Less and It's a Big Problem
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @11:57AM Countries That Use Tor Most Are Either Highly Repressive or Highly Liberal
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @09:28PM People Feel Weird About Touching Robot Butts, Researchers Find
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @02:18PM Cyber Commander Says It's 'Not Realistic' To Shut Down Internet
Monday April 04, 2016 @03:05PM Half of Scotland's Energy Consumption Came From Renewables Last Year
Monday April 04, 2016 @02:16PM People Often Deride Game Changing Technology as 'a Toy'
Thursday March 31, 2016 @10:51PM More People On Earth Now Obese Than Underweight, Says Study
Thursday March 31, 2016 @12:45PM Study Says People Who Continually Point Out Typos Are 'Jerks'
Tuesday September 07, 2010 @08:32AM Behind the Scenes and Inside Workings of a CERT
Tuesday June 27, 2006 @12:46AM The 10 Tech People Who Don't Matter