Slashdot Items Tagged "technology"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @05:15PM 17,000 AT&T Workers Go On Strike In California and Nevada
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @04:38PM A Lithuanian Phisher Tricked Two Big US Tech Companies Into Wiring Him $100 Million
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @04:23PM Nintendo Is Repairing Left Joy-Cons With ... a Piece of Foam?
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @03:10PM Ebay Asks Users To Downgrade Security
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @11:04AM Performance Bugs, 'the Dark Matter of Programming Bugs', Are Out There Lurking and Unseen
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @06:56PM Satellite Navigation 'Switches Off' Parts of Brain Used For Navigation, Study Finds
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @05:57PM Walmart Unveils 'Store No. 8' Tech Incubator In Silicon Valley
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @05:37PM Google Wants To Create Promotions That Aren't Ads For Its Voice-Controlled Assistant
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @05:11PM Spider Venom Might Protect Us From Deadly Strokes
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @04:35PM Who's Liable For Decisions AI and Robotics Make?
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @04:31PM Wells Fargo: All ATMs Will Take Phone Codes, Not Just Cards
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @03:34PM AMD Confirms It's Issuing a Fix To Stop New Ryzen Processors From Crashing Desktops
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @03:08PM Microsoft Outlook, Skype, OneDrive Hit By Another Authentication Issue
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @12:24PM Twitter Suspended Hundreds of Thousands of Accounts Amid 'Violent Extremism'
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @12:09PM IBM, Remote-Work Pioneer, is Calling Thousands Of Employees Back To the Office
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @11:48AM UK Flight Ban On Devices To Be Announced
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @11:47AM Norway Plans to Build the World's First Ship Tunnel
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @01:04AM John Goodenough's Colleagues Are Skeptical of His New Battery Technology
Monday March 20, 2017 @07:32PM New Technology Combines Lip Motion and Passwords For User Authentication
Monday March 20, 2017 @05:53PM Ask Slashdot: How Does One Freely Use Bitcoin In the Land of the Free?
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:28PM Royal Jordanian Airlines Bans Use of Electronics After US Voices Security 'Concerns'
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:00PM Google Maps Lets You Record Your Parking Location, Time Left At the Meter
Monday March 20, 2017 @03:48PM Intel Unveils Optane SSD DC P4800X Drive That Can Act As Cache Or Storage
Monday March 20, 2017 @10:53AM Apple's Next Big Thing: Augmented Reality
Monday March 20, 2017 @10:24AM Ebay: Yes, Speedy Shipping Really Is a Thing With Us
Sunday March 19, 2017 @01:07PM The First Practical Use For Quantum Computers: Chemistry
Friday March 17, 2017 @09:48PM Southwest Airlines Is Doing Away With Pneumatic Tubes, Paper Tickets
Friday March 17, 2017 @08:03PM Ask Slashdot: Best Virtual Reality Headsets?
Friday March 17, 2017 @06:34PM Scientists Sent a Rocket To Mars For Less Than It Cost To Make 'The Martian'
Friday March 17, 2017 @06:00PM Insurance Startup Uses Behavioral Science To Keep Customers Honest
Friday March 17, 2017 @04:44PM Tesla Discontinuing Model S With 60 KWh Battery
Friday March 17, 2017 @04:32PM Raspberry Pi Becomes Third Best-Selling General Purpose Computer of All Time, Beating Commodore 64
Friday March 17, 2017 @04:20PM YouTube To Discontinue Video Annotations Because They Never Worked On Mobile
Friday March 17, 2017 @03:16PM Uber Nowhere Close to Having a Fully Autonomous Vehicle, Its Self-Driving Cars Need a Lot of Human Help
Friday March 17, 2017 @02:53PM Movie Theaters Haven't Innovated Beyond Popcorn, Says Netflix CEO
Friday March 17, 2017 @02:45PM IBM To Hire 2,000 More Veterans, Expand Tech Training Schools
Friday March 17, 2017 @12:38PM Miniature Lab Begins Science Experiments in Outer Space
Friday March 17, 2017 @11:11AM Elderly 'Hit by Line Rental Charges'
Friday March 17, 2017 @01:00AM Ask Slashdot: What Is Your Horrible IT Boss Story?
Thursday March 16, 2017 @09:21PM Google Releases Open Source 'Guetzli' JPEG Encoder
Thursday March 16, 2017 @07:43PM Sony Patent Could Let You Wirelessly Charge Your Phone From Another Device
Thursday March 16, 2017 @06:08PM Class-Action Lawsuit Targets LG Over Legendary G4, V10 Bootloop Issues
Thursday March 16, 2017 @05:36PM Unproven Stem Cell Treatments Blind 3 Women
Thursday March 16, 2017 @05:17PM Math Teacher Solves Adobe Semaphore Puzzle
Thursday March 16, 2017 @05:03PM Google Home Gets 'Beauty & The Beast' Promo But Google Says It's Not an Ad
Thursday March 16, 2017 @04:47PM Microsoft Locks Ryzen, Kaby Lake Users Out of Updates On Windows 7, 8.1
Thursday March 16, 2017 @04:25PM Ray Kurzweil On How We'll End Up Merging With Our Technology
Thursday March 16, 2017 @04:10PM That Laptop-Bricking USB Stick Just Got Even More Dangerous
Thursday March 16, 2017 @04:02PM 20,000 Worldclass University Lectures Made Illegal, So We Irrevocably Mirrored Them
Thursday March 16, 2017 @03:13PM BMW Says Self-Driving Car To Be Level 5 Capable In Five Years
Thursday March 16, 2017 @12:36PM The Last Days of Club Penguin
Thursday March 16, 2017 @12:25PM Swatch Takes on Google, Apple With Watch Operating System
Thursday March 16, 2017 @10:01AM Tesla To Raise Over $1.15 Billion To Help Offset Risk For Model 3 Production
Thursday March 16, 2017 @01:24AM Psychopathic CEOs Are Rife In Silicon Valley, Experts Say
Thursday March 16, 2017 @01:01AM AMD Announces Ryzen 5 Processors With 4 and 6-Core Chips Starting At $169
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @06:28PM America May Miss Out On the Next Industrial Revolution
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @04:18PM Inside a Phishing Gang That Targets Victims of iPhone Theft
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @01:21AM Hacking Victim Can't Sue Foreign Government For Hacking Him On US Soil, Says Court
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @09:07PM Researchers Convert Biomass To Hydrogen Using Sunlight
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @08:45PM West African Village Weighs Using Genetically Modified Mosquitoes In Malaria Fight
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @07:33PM Kickstarter Campaign Aims To Add a Full Android Device To the Back of Your iPhone
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @07:13PM Most People Would Give Lab-Grown Meat a Try, New Survey Reveals
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @06:44PM Uber Is Using In-App Podcasts To Dissuade Seattle Drivers From Unionizing
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @05:25PM You Can Now Send, Request Money In Gmail On Android
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @04:55PM Chrome 57 Limits Background Tabs Usage To 1% Per CPU Core
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @04:30PM Vibrator Maker To Pay Millions Over Claims It Secretly Tracked Use
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @11:31AM Questions Linger After ISP Blocks TeamViewer Over Fraud Fears
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @11:08AM Why Samsung Ditched On-Screen Fingerprint Scanning For Galaxy S8
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @11:05AM Australia Copyright Safe Harbour Provision Backed By Prime Minister
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @10:48AM This Is How the Number 3.14 Got the Name 'Pi'
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @10:23AM FBI Says It Can't Release iPhone Hacking Tool Because It Might Still Be Useful
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @12:01AM Work-Life Balance: Cryptographer Fired By BAE Systems For Taking Care of Dying Wife
Monday March 13, 2017 @09:09PM A Rogue Robot Is Blamed For a Human Colleague's Gruesome Death
Monday March 13, 2017 @05:49PM Laptop SSD Capacity To Remain Flat As NAND Flash Dearth Causes Prices To Rise
Monday March 13, 2017 @05:38PM Facebook and Instagram Ban Developers From Using Data For Surveillance
Monday March 13, 2017 @05:12PM Microsoft's Project Scorpio Will Pack Internal PSU, 4K Game DVR Capture
Monday March 13, 2017 @04:54PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Solve the Instant Messaging Problem?
Monday March 13, 2017 @04:46PM Online Job Sites May Block Older Workers
Monday March 13, 2017 @04:32PM Lloyds To 'Offshore' 2,000 Jobs In IBM Data Center Outsourcing Deal
Monday March 13, 2017 @03:51PM Boaty McBoatface To Go On Its First Antarctic Mission
Monday March 13, 2017 @09:44AM Why Is the Vatican at a Tech Conference?
Monday March 13, 2017 @09:28AM Commentary On How To Make Novice Programmers More Professional
Monday March 13, 2017 @08:37AM Typo In IP Address Led To an Innocent Father's Arrest For Paedophilia
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:02PM California Says Autonomous Cars Don't Need Human Drivers
Friday March 10, 2017 @09:43PM Filmmakers Take Dutch State To Court Over Lost Piracy Revenue
Friday March 10, 2017 @06:55PM 3D-Printed House Constructed On-Site In One Day
Friday March 10, 2017 @06:40PM Scientists Create 'Designer Yeast' In Major Step Toward Synthetic Life
Friday March 10, 2017 @05:40PM US Army Unveils 3D-Printed Grenade Launcher Called RAMBO
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:48PM Message For AMD: Open PSP Will Improve Security, Hinder Intel
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:24PM MAC Address Randomization Flaws Leave Android and iOS Phones Open To Tracking
Friday March 10, 2017 @03:12PM Pennsylvania Sues IBM Over Jobless Claims System Upgrade
Friday March 10, 2017 @02:36PM Africa Gets Its Own Web Address
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:21AM U.S. Jobs, Pay Show Solid Gains in Trump's First Full Month
Friday March 10, 2017 @09:44AM Slashdot Asks: Are Password Rules Bullshit?
Thursday March 09, 2017 @11:28PM Apache Servers Under Attack Through Easily Exploitable Struts 2 Flaw
Thursday March 09, 2017 @08:44PM NVIDIA Lifts Veil On GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Performance Reviews, Which Show Faster Speeds Than Titan X
Thursday March 09, 2017 @08:35PM Google's reCAPTCHA Turns 'Invisible,' Will Separate Bots From People Without Challenges
Thursday March 09, 2017 @06:12PM Nearly 200,000 Wi-Fi Cameras Are Open To Hacking
Thursday March 09, 2017 @05:56PM Project Scorpio Next-Generation Xbox Gaming Console Debuts In Microsoft Store
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @09:58PM Microsoft Is Spamming Windows 10 File Explorer With Ads For OneDrive Storage
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @07:17PM Quantum Computer Learns To 'See' Trees
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @06:57PM IBM Researchers Prove It Is Possible To Store Data In a Single Atom
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @06:37PM Tesla's New Solar Energy Station On Kauai Will Power Hawaii At Night
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @04:14PM Norway Says Half of New Cars Now Electric Or Hybrid
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @04:09PM Apple Says It's Already Fixed Many WikiLeaks Security Issues
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @10:54AM Tech's Ruling Class Casts a Big Shadow
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @10:46AM Hyperloop Firm Eyes Indonesia For Ultra-Fast Transport System
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @10:21AM Big Tech Lobbying Is On the Verge of Killing Right To Repair Legislation In Minnesota
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @09:59AM IT Executives Believe Service Management Is Key To Digital Transformation
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @11:34PM Airbus Reveals a Modular, Self-Piloting Flying Car Concept
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @07:00PM How To Close the Gender Pay Gap By 2044
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @06:53PM AMD Offers Full Details and Performance of Zen-Based Naples Server Platform
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @05:24PM WikiLeaks CIA Files: The 6 Biggest Spying Secrets Revealed By the Release of 'Vault 7'
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @04:07PM RadioShack Is Preparing to File For Bankruptcy Again
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @03:52PM China's ZTE Pleads Guilty, Will Pay $1.19 Billion For Violating US Trade Sanctions
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @10:47AM Chatbot that Overturned 160,000 Parking Fines Now Helping Refugees Claim Asylum
Monday March 06, 2017 @10:02PM New Sponge Can Soak Up and Release Spilled Oil Hundreds of Times
Monday March 06, 2017 @09:45PM Amazon Shares Data With Arkansas Prosecutor In Murder Case
Monday March 06, 2017 @07:06PM Poachers Are Trying To Hack Animal Tracking Systems
Monday March 06, 2017 @06:46PM Nintendo Switch Owners Complain About Dead Pixels, Nintendo Says They're 'Normal'
Monday March 06, 2017 @05:52PM NASA Proposes a Magnetic Shield To Protect Mars' Atmosphere
Monday March 06, 2017 @04:24PM Ask Slashdot: Best File System For the Ages?
Monday March 06, 2017 @10:52AM Uber's Silicon Valley Employees May Be Looking to Jump Ship
Friday March 03, 2017 @09:56PM Curated Advertising Is Coming To Highway Billboards
Friday March 03, 2017 @07:55PM New Research Suggests Earth's Mantle Might Be Hotter Than Anyone Expected
Friday March 03, 2017 @06:38PM Snapchat Wanted $150K To Not Run NRA Ads On Gun Control Group Videos
Friday March 03, 2017 @06:26PM Bill Would Legalize Active Defense Against Hacks
Friday March 03, 2017 @06:22PM Ask Slashdot: Why Are There No Huge Leaps Forward In CPU/GPU Power?
Friday March 03, 2017 @05:31PM Researchers Create New Form of Matter
Friday March 03, 2017 @05:18PM Amazon Pledges To Cover 15 Massive Warehouse Rooftops With Solar Panels
Friday March 03, 2017 @04:54PM Elon Musk Agrees To Hold Contest For Fan-Made Tesla Ads, At the Urging of a 5th Grader
Friday March 03, 2017 @04:33PM Canadian DMCA In Action: Court Awards Massive Damages In Modchip Case
Friday March 03, 2017 @04:11PM California Government On the Dangers of Cellphones
Friday March 03, 2017 @12:54PM Why Typography Matters -- Especially At The Oscars
Friday March 03, 2017 @11:08AM Amazon Outage Cost S&P 500 Companies $150M
Friday March 03, 2017 @01:38AM GameStop Stock Price Tanks After Microsoft Announces New Digital-Gaming Service
Friday March 03, 2017 @12:46AM Mike Pence Used His AOL Email For Indiana State Business -- and It Got Hacked
Thursday March 02, 2017 @07:44PM NASA Releases 2017-2018 Catalog of Software For Free
Thursday March 02, 2017 @07:33PM Uber Says It Will Apply For Self-Driving Permit In California
Thursday March 02, 2017 @07:16PM Li-Ion Battery Inventor Creates Breakthrough Solid-State Battery, Holds 3X Charge
Thursday March 02, 2017 @06:49PM AMD Ryzen 7 Series Processor Reviews Go Live, Zen Looks Strong Vs Intel
Thursday March 02, 2017 @05:13PM Virginia Becomes First State To Legalize Delivery Robots
Thursday March 02, 2017 @05:00PM Researchers Store Computer OS, Short Movie On DNA
Thursday March 02, 2017 @04:37PM The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review By Ars Technica
Thursday March 02, 2017 @04:19PM Scientists Have Found a Way To Rapidly Thaw Cryopreserved Tissue Without Damage
Thursday March 02, 2017 @03:30PM AI Scientists Gather to Plot Doomsday Scenarios
Thursday March 02, 2017 @11:34AM Fed Up Indian IT Professionals Want To Be Able To Leave Their Jobs Sooner
Thursday March 02, 2017 @11:16AM Skin deep? Robots To Wear Real Human Tissue
Thursday March 02, 2017 @11:06AM Chevrolet To Offer Unlimited Data Plan With Cars
Thursday March 02, 2017 @11:00AM 'Robots Won't Just Take Our Jobs -- They'll Make the Rich Even Richer'
Thursday March 02, 2017 @10:45AM Google Increases Gmail Attachment Limit To 50MB For Recipients
Thursday March 02, 2017 @10:39AM Laid-Off IT Workers Worry US Is Losing Tech Jobs To Outsourcing
Thursday March 02, 2017 @02:23AM Sorry, Apple, the Headphone Jack Isn't Going Anywhere
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @09:49PM Can Technology Prevent Cops From Forgetting To Turn On Their Body Cameras?
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @07:42PM Court Throws Out $533 Million Verdict Against Apple Over Data Storage Patent
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:45PM Researcher Breaks ReCAPTCHA Using Google's Speech Recognition API
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:30PM IBM Gets a Patent On 'Out-of-Office' Email Messages -- In 2017
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:14PM Software Engineer Detained At JFK, Given Test To Prove He's An Engineer
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @03:08PM New Zealand Will Give You a Free Trip If You Agree To a Job Interview
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @12:43PM Programmers Are Confessing Their Coding Sins To Protest a Broken Job Interview Process
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @10:43AM NSA Risks Talent Exodus Amid Morale Slump, Trump Fears
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @10:04AM Mobile Search Engine Baidu Goes Dark For Nearly 20 Minutes
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @12:29AM NVIDIA Unveils Its $700 Top of the Line GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Graphics Card
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @06:59PM Google Pulls the Plug On Its Pixel Laptops
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @06:44PM Severe SQL Injection Flaw Discovered In WordPress Plugin With Over 1 Million Installs
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @06:04PM Why Your Boss Will Crush Your Innovative Ideas
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:31PM Ask Slashdot: What Would Happen If All Software Ran On All Platforms?
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:13PM Moto, Huawei Are Replacing the Android Keys With a Touchpad
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @04:26PM Americans Have Fewer TVs On Average Than They Did In 2009
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @04:16PM Samsung Chief Charged With Bribery and Embezzlement
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @04:03PM Radio Is the Worst Place To Listen To Music, Says Jay Z
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @12:06PM Female Engineer Sues Tesla, Describing a Culture Of 'Pervasive Harassment'
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @01:17AM One Billion Hours of YouTube Are Watched Every Day
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @12:50AM Man Gets 30 Days In Jail For Drone Crash That Knocked Woman Unconscious
Monday February 27, 2017 @07:35PM Boston Dynamics Reveals Handle, A Robot That Is 6 Feet Tall, Lifts 100 Pounds, and Jumps Up To 4 Feet
Monday February 27, 2017 @05:42PM SpaceX Plans To Send Two People Around the Moon In 2018
Monday February 27, 2017 @05:34PM WHO Issues a List of 12 Most Worrying Drug-Resistant Bacteria
Monday February 27, 2017 @04:38PM Mozilla Acquires Pocket and Its More Than 10 Million Users
Monday February 27, 2017 @04:32PM LG Unveils G6 Android Nougat Smartphone With a Compact 5.7-Inch QHD+ 18:9 Display
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 @01:37PM Canada's Top Mountie Issues Blistering Memo On IT Failures
Monday February 27, 2017 @09:25AM Indian State Saves $45 Million As Schools Switch To Open Source Software
Friday February 24, 2017 @08:14PM Slashdot Asks: Are Curved TVs Worth It?
Friday February 24, 2017 @07:08PM ZeniMax Files Injunction To Stop Oculus From Selling VR Headsets
Friday February 24, 2017 @06:32PM FCC To Halt Rule That Protects Your Private Data From Security Breaches
Friday February 24, 2017 @05:07PM Fasting Diet 'Regenerates Diabetic Pancreas'
Friday February 24, 2017 @04:12PM Toshiba Plans To Ship a 1TB Flash Chip To Manufacturers This Spring
Friday February 24, 2017 @09:32AM Treasure Trove of Internal Apple Memos Discovered in Thrift Store
Friday February 24, 2017 @09:26AM Panasonic Wants Employees To Relax, Limits Work Days To 11 hours
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:03PM Alphabet's Waymo Sues Uber For Allegedly Stealing Self-Driving Secrets
Thursday February 23, 2017 @09:42PM Life Expectancy Set To Hit 90 In South Korea, Study Predicts
Thursday February 23, 2017 @06:20PM Self-Driving Cars Should Be Liable For Accidents, Not the Passengers: UK Government
Thursday February 23, 2017 @05:14PM FCC Votes To Lift Net Neutrality Transparency Rules For Smaller Internet Providers
Thursday February 23, 2017 @05:06PM Study Reveals Bot-On-Bot Editing Wars Raging On Wikipedia's Pages
Thursday February 23, 2017 @04:53PM Judge Rules Against Forced Fingerprinting
Thursday February 23, 2017 @04:41PM World's Only Sample of Metallic Hydrogen Has Been Lost
Thursday February 23, 2017 @04:25PM Website Builder Wix Acquires Art Community DeviantArt For $36 Million
Thursday February 23, 2017 @04:14PM Cellebrite Can Now Unlock Apple iPhone 6, 6 Plus
Thursday February 23, 2017 @03:20PM Tech Reporting Is More Negative Now Than in the Past
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:52AM Inside Uber's Aggressive, Unrestrained Workplace Culture