Slashdot Items Tagged "humor"

Date / Time Story
Monday March 21, 2016 @07:33PM MuckRock Launches March Madness -- For FOIA
Saturday March 12, 2016 @01:10AM Leaked Islamic State Documents Identify Thousands of Jihadis
Thursday February 18, 2016 @08:58PM John McAfee Offers To Decrypt San Bernardino iPhone For the FBI and Save America
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @11:17AM End of an Era As Pioneering BBC3 Becomes an Online-Only Station
Monday February 15, 2016 @01:31PM 'The Room Had Started To Smell. Really Quite Bad': Stephen Fry Exits Twitter
Thursday February 11, 2016 @02:16PM Why Sarcasm Is Such a Problem In Artificial Intelligence
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @05:42PM AWS Terms of Service Offer a Break If Zombie Apocalypse Occurs
Friday February 05, 2016 @12:21PM A Bot That Drives Robocallers Insane
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @10:19AM John Cleese Warns Campus Political Correctness Leading Towards 1984
Saturday January 30, 2016 @05:56PM A Legal Name Change Puts 'None of the Above' On Canadian Ballot
Monday December 21, 2015 @02:42PM Programmers Share 188 Computer-Generated Novels On GitHub
Thursday September 24, 2015 @02:25PM 1000-key Emoji Keyboard Is As Crazy As It Sounds
Thursday September 10, 2015 @10:42AM An Algorithm To Stop Joke Plagiarists
Saturday May 30, 2015 @12:35PM Let's Take This Open Floor Plan To the Next Level
Saturday April 11, 2015 @07:23PM LG Split Screen Software Compromises System Security
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @12:41PM New Site Mocks Bad Artwork On Ebook Covers
Thursday February 05, 2015 @07:54PM Washington May Count CS As Foreign Language For College Admission
Tuesday February 03, 2015 @10:21AM Science's Biggest Failure: Everything About Diet and Fitness
Sunday January 25, 2015 @10:37AM Americans Support Mandatory Labeling of Food That Contains DNA
Monday December 29, 2014 @01:55PM Neil DeGrasse Tyson Explains His Christmas Tweet
Monday December 15, 2014 @12:56PM Eric Schmidt: To Avoid NSA Spying, Keep Your Data In Google's Services
Monday December 15, 2014 @12:56PM Sony Pictures Leak Reveals Quashed Plan To Upload Phony Torrents
Thursday December 11, 2014 @10:05AM A Paper By Maggie Simpson and Edna Krabappel Was Accepted By Two Journals
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @08:11AM "Dance Your Ph.D." Finalists Announced
Sunday October 19, 2014 @11:47AM Ask Slashdot: Good Hosting Service For a Parody Site?
Thursday September 18, 2014 @02:38PM The 2014 Ig Nobel Prizes Will Be Awarded Tonight
Thursday September 18, 2014 @08:22AM IOCCC 2014 Now In Progress
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @11:39AM The FBI's Jargon List: Internet Acronyms Galore
Friday May 30, 2014 @06:48PM Linus Torvalds Reads Your Mean Tweets
Monday May 19, 2014 @03:26PM Linux Sucks (Video)
Thursday April 24, 2014 @08:15AM Band Releases Album As Linux Kernel Module
Wednesday January 29, 2014 @12:55PM Journal of Cosmology Contributor Sues NASA To Investigate Mars "Donut"
Sunday January 19, 2014 @07:05PM Blowing Up a Pointless Job Interview
Tuesday January 14, 2014 @09:41AM Programmer Debunks Source Code Shown In Movies and TV Shows
Saturday December 14, 2013 @12:18PM GitHub Takes Down Satirical 'C Plus Equality' Language
Monday December 02, 2013 @08:31PM The Ultimate Anti-Action Online Game: Waiting In Line 3D
Tuesday November 19, 2013 @12:52PM And Now For Something Completely Different: Monty Python Reunion Planned
Friday November 08, 2013 @08:30PM "Dance Your PhD" Finalists Announced
Sunday October 20, 2013 @10:15PM NSA App Ideas To Popularize Spying and Big Data
Monday September 30, 2013 @09:02PM Swiss War Game Envisages Invasion By Bankrupt French
Tuesday September 24, 2013 @12:19PM Horse_ebooks Is Human After All
Monday September 23, 2013 @11:49PM Romanian Science Journal Punked By Serbian Academics
Thursday September 19, 2013 @09:20AM Visionary Nintendo President Yamauchi Dies
Wednesday September 11, 2013 @09:23AM Are the NIST Standard Elliptic Curves Back-doored?
Tuesday September 10, 2013 @10:34AM British TV Show 'Blackout' Triggers Online LOLs
Tuesday September 10, 2013 @08:38AM John McAfee Triggers the Ultimate False Positive
Sunday September 08, 2013 @12:28PM Time For X-No-Wiretap HTTP Header?
Wednesday September 04, 2013 @04:27PM Samsung Unveils Galaxy Gear Smartwatch
Tuesday September 03, 2013 @12:12PM Prankster Calls NSA To Restore Deleted E-mail
Thursday August 08, 2013 @03:29PM AI Is Funny - a Generative Joke Model
Sunday July 28, 2013 @06:27PM Signs Point To XKCD's Time Ending
Wednesday July 24, 2013 @02:26PM Fake "Speed Enforced By Drones" Signs On California Freeways
Monday July 22, 2013 @07:12PM 'Pink Mass' Has Made Westboro Baptist Church Founder's Mom Gay
Thursday July 18, 2013 @05:06PM PayPal Credits Man With $92 Quadrillion
Thursday July 04, 2013 @08:43AM Zynga Puts Random Stranger In Customer Support Role
Saturday June 29, 2013 @10:31AM Australian Air Force's Recruiting Puzzle Shown To Be Unsolvable
Thursday June 27, 2013 @03:31PM Kick-started Remake of Leisure Suit Larry Now On Sale
Friday June 07, 2013 @04:02PM Google Loves The Internship; Critics Not So Much
Thursday May 16, 2013 @12:09PM Irish Judge Orders 'The Internet' To Delete Video
Thursday May 09, 2013 @08:35AM Israeli Singer Publishes a Song In Hebrew — and Perl
Monday April 29, 2013 @11:25AM Online Hitchhiker's Guide Thriving
Sunday April 07, 2013 @07:21PM LucasArts Employees Hold Wake & Eulogy; Vader Still Roams
Friday March 29, 2013 @05:41PM Boston Cops Go Undercover Online To Crack Down on Concerts
Sunday March 24, 2013 @12:26AM IRS Spent $60,000 Producing Star Trek Parody
Thursday March 21, 2013 @02:23PM Gandalf/Magneto To Officiate At Picard/Professor X Wedding
Tuesday March 12, 2013 @08:35AM Indie Horror Film Shows What You Can Do (And Get) For Free
Tuesday March 12, 2013 @08:29AM Seattle Bar Owner Bans Google Glass, In Advance
Sunday March 10, 2013 @11:33PM NZ card payment terminals display HERP-DERP EFTPOS
Tuesday March 05, 2013 @09:34AM Shooting Yourself In the Foot, 21st Century Style
Monday March 04, 2013 @10:47PM Shooting Yourself In The Foot: 21st Century Style
Saturday February 16, 2013 @06:49PM UK Apple Shop Forced To Change Its Name
Sunday January 27, 2013 @06:51PM Press, Bloggers Fall For iPhone Cup Holder 'Joke'
Sunday January 20, 2013 @07:59PM Original Batmobile sells for US$4.2m
Monday January 07, 2013 @10:39AM Developer Divide: 19 Generations Of Computer Programmers
Saturday December 15, 2012 @01:56PM University of Chicago Receives Mystery Indiana Jones Package
Sunday December 02, 2012 @12:12AM Boring Conference Still Vows: We Will Not Rock You
Saturday December 01, 2012 @06:30PM North Korea Claims Archaeologists Have Found 'Unicorn Lair' In Pyongyang
Monday November 26, 2012 @02:19PM Tales From the Slashdot Help Desk: Reverse-Engineering Rob Malda (Video)
Thursday November 01, 2012 @08:26AM Physicist Explains Cthulhu's "Non-Euclidean Geometry"
Wednesday October 31, 2012 @09:02AM Army of IT Darkness: The 7 Scariest Monsters In Tech
Friday October 19, 2012 @07:59PM 21st IOCCC Source Code Released
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @12:09PM The space jump -- in Lego!
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @10:56AM "Dance Your Ph.D." Winner Announced
Saturday September 29, 2012 @02:33AM Iran's News Agency Picks Up Onion Story
Wednesday September 26, 2012 @01:26AM Linux Forcibly Installed On Congressman's Computer In Act of Terrorism
Thursday September 20, 2012 @03:29AM Man Pays For Cross-Country Trip Using Bacon As Currency
Friday September 14, 2012 @09:15PM Google Glass: Future of Movies Or Monkey Cam 2.0?
Tuesday September 04, 2012 @12:01PM Tropical Storm KIRK
Saturday September 01, 2012 @06:07PM Final Chapter of Pink Five To Be Released On January 2013
Wednesday August 22, 2012 @01:28PM A Lego Demo Video With No Socially Redeeming Value
Tuesday August 07, 2012 @12:10PM What If There Was a Microsoft Appreciation Day?
Wednesday July 25, 2012 @12:14PM Latest Netflix Earnings Report Mixed
Wednesday July 25, 2012 @10:10AM New Reality Series: Be the Next Microsoft Employee
Tuesday July 24, 2012 @01:16PM F-Secure Report: Another SCADA Attack in Iran — This Time With AC/DC
Monday July 23, 2012 @02:44AM The 21st IOCCC Has Been Announced
Thursday July 19, 2012 @11:11PM Microsoft Apologizes For Inserting Naughty Phrase Into Linux Kernel
Monday July 09, 2012 @02:39AM Fake On-Line Job Ad Riles Aussie CEO
Monday July 09, 2012 @01:43AM Samsung Blames Galaxy SIII Burn On "External Energy Source"
Wednesday June 13, 2012 @09:22AM Pro-ACTA Site Says 'Get the Facts'
Sunday June 10, 2012 @04:30AM 'Depraved' sex acts by penguins shocked polar explorer
Tuesday May 29, 2012 @07:55AM Researcher Runs IP Network Over Xylophones
Friday May 25, 2012 @11:33PM An Introduction to Objectivist-C
Sunday May 13, 2012 @02:27AM Researcher runs IP network over xylophones
Friday May 11, 2012 @01:04AM U. Chicago's Epic Scavenger Hunt Is Back For 2012
Monday May 07, 2012 @02:04PM True Tech Confessions
Saturday May 05, 2012 @08:45PM How Romanian Fortune Tellers Used Google To Fleece Victims
Tuesday May 01, 2012 @11:04AM Amusing Unix admin tools
Wednesday April 25, 2012 @11:19AM Travelling Salesman, Thriller Set In a World Where P=NP
Monday April 23, 2012 @06:45PM Company Accidentally Fires Entire Staff Via Email
Wednesday April 18, 2012 @12:37PM Man Protests TSA With Nudity
Monday April 09, 2012 @10:04AM Stupid Tech Support Tricks: IT Calls Of Shame
Thursday March 22, 2012 @05:40PM Dutch Artist Admits Faking Viral 'Human Bird Wing' Video
Wednesday March 14, 2012 @10:01AM Huge Triangle-shaped Spot Over the Sun
Wednesday March 14, 2012 @08:44AM Huge triangle-shaped spot over the sun
Thursday March 01, 2012 @09:17AM Iran's Cardboard Khomeini: Now Available As Malware
Tuesday February 21, 2012 @11:53AM Eternal Copyright: a Modest Proposal
Monday February 20, 2012 @12:24AM Heartland Institute Threatens To Sue Anyone Who Comments On Leaked Documents
Saturday January 28, 2012 @09:40AM Monty Python Crew To Reunite For Movie
Thursday January 26, 2012 @09:28AM The Web's Worst Privacy Policy
Monday December 26, 2011 @01:44PM Customers Gleefully Mock Best Buy's $1,095.99 HDMI
Saturday December 24, 2011 @08:13AM Face-Scanning Vending Machine Denies Children Access To Pudding
Sunday December 04, 2011 @05:38PM World's Fastest Cells Raced On Petri Dish
Thursday December 01, 2011 @03:32AM Fate Saves Workprint of Manos: The Hands of Fate
Thursday November 24, 2011 @12:37PM Lego Bible Too Racy For Sam's Club
Monday November 21, 2011 @01:58AM JavaScript JVM Runs Java
Saturday November 19, 2011 @10:05PM In the EU, Water Doesn't (Officially) Prevent Dehydration
Thursday November 10, 2011 @01:52PM How The Family Circus Confronted the Web
Tuesday November 08, 2011 @12:29PM Ask The Yes Men
Tuesday November 01, 2011 @02:46AM Who Did Halloween Better - Bing or Google?
Monday October 31, 2011 @10:26PM Are Power Users Too Cool For Ubuntu Unity?
Sunday October 09, 2011 @06:52PM A Few Million Monkeys Finish Recreating Shakespeare's Works
Friday September 30, 2011 @09:54AM Exploding Toilet Injures Two Government Workers
Thursday September 08, 2011 @09:39AM $5M In Torrented Files Presented As Art
Saturday August 20, 2011 @07:06AM A Decade of Haiku OS
Saturday August 13, 2011 @03:54PM Tinfoil Hats Amplify Signals
Friday August 12, 2011 @12:43AM Researchers Make Graphene From Girl Scout Cookies
Sunday July 24, 2011 @05:35PM Suggesting Innovative Uses For Retired Space Shuttles
Monday July 04, 2011 @12:05PM America: Like It Or Unfriend It
Tuesday June 14, 2011 @01:22PM China Launches First Willing Manned Mission Into Space
Friday June 10, 2011 @10:30AM Dozens of Tech Bigwigs Friend Facebook Spambot
Friday June 10, 2011 @02:50AM The Science of Lightsabers, Solved
Sunday June 05, 2011 @08:25PM Pranksters Post Giant Windows Logo On Hamburg Apple Store
Thursday June 02, 2011 @08:27AM School Super Asks Governor To Make His School District a Prison
Saturday May 21, 2011 @06:45AM Ask Slashdot: What To Do When the Rapture Comes?
Monday May 09, 2011 @10:15AM Dirty IT Jobs: Partners in Slime
Friday May 06, 2011 @07:21PM Gitionary: the git party game
Tuesday May 03, 2011 @06:46AM Reviews of Osama's hideout on google maps
Saturday April 30, 2011 @10:45PM Forging a Head: The Upside of Scientific Hoaxes
Tuesday March 29, 2011 @09:05PM WP7 Predicted To Beat iPhone By 2015
Wednesday March 16, 2011 @08:38AM Facebook Kills Mark Zuckerberg Action Figure
Thursday March 10, 2011 @10:43PM US Lawyers Target Swedish Pirate, and His Unicorn
Friday March 04, 2011 @11:42AM Jobs' at iPad demo a mark of desperation?
Wednesday February 09, 2011 @06:04PM Sony Marketing Man Tweets PS3 Master Key
Saturday February 05, 2011 @10:41AM Designer Tweets Egyptian Riots Due to His New Line Coming Out
Saturday January 29, 2011 @01:34PM Beards of FOSS
Monday January 17, 2011 @06:40AM Stars Remain In Their Usual Places; People Panic
Sunday January 16, 2011 @08:33PM Play Kinect Boxing, get investigated by police
Saturday January 15, 2011 @02:34AM iPad + Macintosh Plus = Crazy Visualizer Helmet
Friday January 14, 2011 @07:25PM Bastardi's Wager
Thursday January 06, 2011 @07:22PM Virginia DMV Revokes World's Greatest License Plat
Saturday December 25, 2010 @01:47AM What Robots Do For Christmas
Sunday December 19, 2010 @08:01PM Nigerian Email Scam Victim Sues Bank, Loses Appeal
Saturday December 18, 2010 @11:36AM Exposing the Link Between Cell Phones and Fertility
Thursday December 09, 2010 @02:22PM Amazon Fake Products and Fake Reviews
Saturday December 04, 2010 @02:41PM Law and the Multiverse
Wednesday December 01, 2010 @02:47AM Apple Sues Steve Jobs Figurine Maker Over Likeness
Tuesday November 16, 2010 @04:47AM 2010 Geek IQ Test
Monday November 15, 2010 @11:08AM 2010 Geek IQ Test
Thursday November 11, 2010 @01:28PM Lizard Previously Unknown To Science Found On Vietnam Menu
Wednesday November 10, 2010 @03:56PM Nintendo Seeks To Trademarks "It's On Like Donkey Kong"
Friday November 05, 2010 @08:15PM Don't get naked while playing Xbox Kinect
Wednesday October 20, 2010 @09:48AM A 3D Lego Fabricator Made of Lego
Thursday October 14, 2010 @10:42PM Proving 0.999... Is Equal To 1
Saturday October 09, 2010 @10:23PM 10/10/10 — a Nice Day To Celebrate the Meaning of Life
Thursday September 30, 2010 @08:23PM 2010 Ig Nobel Winners Announced
Wednesday September 29, 2010 @11:42AM 100/1 Odds On 'First Contact' Within a Year
Wednesday September 29, 2010 @10:37AM Game Reviewers Face Odd Bribery From Publishers
Saturday September 25, 2010 @10:51PM Don't Cross the LHC Stream! (Maybe)
Friday September 24, 2010 @07:09PM The first Linux monument in history unveiled in Ru
Thursday September 23, 2010 @10:21PM Swedes Cast Write-In Votes for SQL Injection, Donald Duck
Tuesday September 21, 2010 @08:52PM Stewart and Colbert Plan Competing D.C. Rallies
Tuesday September 21, 2010 @02:33PM Hunters Shot Down Google Fiber
Thursday September 16, 2010 @01:11PM Race Pits Pigeons Against Poor UK Rural Broadband
Thursday September 09, 2010 @01:22PM The Real 'Stuff White People Like'
Friday September 03, 2010 @12:28PM Internet Petitions Stephen Colbert To Hold 'Restor
Thursday September 02, 2010 @01:24PM Facebook Post Juror Gets Fined, Removed, Assigned Homework
Tuesday August 31, 2010 @04:23PM Taiwan Tabloid Sensation Next Media Recreate News
Tuesday August 31, 2010 @03:02PM Taiwan Tabloid Sensation Next Media Recreate News
Tuesday August 31, 2010 @12:22PM Linux distro dissatisfaction trends plotted
Sunday August 29, 2010 @04:43PM Microsoft's Security Development Process Under CC License
Friday August 27, 2010 @10:56AM Developer Demands Pirate Bay Not Remove Torrent
Thursday August 19, 2010 @10:22PM Russian Scholar Warns Of US Climate Change Weapon
Wednesday August 18, 2010 @11:07PM Researchers Reprogram Voting Machine to Run Pacman
Sunday August 01, 2010 @08:24PM Mozilla Finds Flaw With Black Hat Video Stream
Wednesday July 21, 2010 @04:21PM Theif steals Iphone running real-time GPS
Saturday July 10, 2010 @07:22AM Microsoft Applies For Page-Turn Animation Patent
Saturday July 10, 2010 @02:17AM When Telemarketers Harass Telecoms Companies
Tuesday July 06, 2010 @12:29PM iPhone Vs. HTC Evo Gets Employee Suspended
Tuesday July 06, 2010 @09:59AM Survey Says To UK — Repeal Laws of Thermodynamics
Sunday July 04, 2010 @08:07PM BBC Web Slip-Up Insults Facebook Fans