Slashdot Items Tagged "technology"

Date / Time Story
Friday December 15, 2017 @05:47PM Don't Keep Cellphones Next To Your Body, California Health Department Warns
Friday December 15, 2017 @04:21PM Google Is Shutting Down Project Tango
Friday December 15, 2017 @02:53PM NVIDIA Titan V Benchmarks Show Volta GPU Compute, Mining and Gaming Strength
Friday December 15, 2017 @06:45AM Contact Lens Startup Hubble Sold Lenses With a Fake Prescription From a Made-up Doctor
Thursday December 14, 2017 @05:12PM A Cryptocurrency Without a Blockchain Has Been Built To Outperform Bitcoin
Thursday December 14, 2017 @03:29PM Amazon Will Resume Selling Apple TV, Google's Chromecast
Thursday December 14, 2017 @11:16AM Internet Traffic To Major Tech Firms Mysteriously Rerouted To Russia
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @06:53PM Solar Power and Batteries Are Encroaching On Natural Gas In Energy Production
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @06:42PM Trump Administration Calls For Government IT To Adopt Cloud Services
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @04:44PM Robots Are Being Used To Shoo Away Homeless People In San Francisco
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @04:21PM Google To Open AI Center In China Despite Search Ban
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @02:47PM Maker of Sneaky Mac Adware Sends Security Researcher Cease-and-Desist Letters
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @08:37PM What Does Artificial Intelligence Actually Mean?
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @08:01PM The Silicon Valley Paradox: One In Four People Are At Risk of Hunger
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @05:06PM Twitter Officially Launches 'Threads,' a New Feature For Easily Posting Tweetstorms
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @04:58PM Former Uber Employees Have Gone Into Debt To Hang Onto Shares They Can't Sell
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @02:21PM Tech Support Scammers Invade Spotify Forums To Rank in Search Engines
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @10:59AM Inside Faraday Future's Financial House of Cards
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @09:00AM Apple's Alleged Throttling of Older iPhones With Degraded Batteries Causes Controversy
Monday December 11, 2017 @07:03PM Ask Slashdot: Biggest IT Management Mistakes?
Monday December 11, 2017 @06:59PM Ask Slashdot: What Is Your View On UFO Sightings?
Monday December 11, 2017 @05:49PM Microsoft Releases Free Preview of Its Quantum Development Kit
Monday December 11, 2017 @05:04PM AI-Assisted Fake Porn Is Here and We're All Screwed
Monday December 11, 2017 @04:56PM Apple Buys Shazam To Boost Apple Music
Monday December 11, 2017 @02:51PM The First Women in Tech Didn't Leave -- Men Pushed Them Out
Monday December 11, 2017 @12:59PM Google Releases Tool To Help iPhone Hackers
Monday December 11, 2017 @06:45AM Fired Tech Workers Turn To Chatbots for Counseling
Saturday December 09, 2017 @09:59PM Ask Slashdot: Are There Any Good Smartwatches Or Fitness Trackers?
Friday December 08, 2017 @05:48PM Toyota's New Power Plant Will Create Clean Energy From Manure
Friday December 08, 2017 @05:42PM Sexual Harassment In Tech Is As Old As the Computer Age
Friday December 08, 2017 @05:20PM Apple Is Reportedly Buying Shazam For Nearly Half a Billion Dollars
Friday December 08, 2017 @05:00PM Zero-Day iOS HomeKit Vulnerability Allowed Remote Access To Smart Accessories Including Locks
Friday December 08, 2017 @04:52PM People Who Can't Remember Their Bitcoin Passwords Are Really Freaking Out Now
Friday December 08, 2017 @04:32PM Insurers Are Rewarding Tesla Owners For Using Autopilot
Friday December 08, 2017 @03:57PM 'Process Doppelganging' Attack Bypasses Most Security Products, Works On All Windows Versions
Friday December 08, 2017 @03:49PM Elon Musk Says Tesla Is Building Dedicated Chips For Autopilot
Friday December 08, 2017 @03:25PM Google Puts Android Accessibility Crackdown On Hold
Friday December 08, 2017 @08:25AM About 40 Percent of Bitcoin Is Held By 1,000 Users. If a Few of Them Want To Sell, That Could Tank Values
Thursday December 07, 2017 @08:36PM Almost All Bronze Age Artifacts Were Made From Meteorite Iron
Thursday December 07, 2017 @04:32PM Android 8.0 Oreo For Android Wear Released
Thursday December 07, 2017 @03:53PM Tesla Could Be Hogging Batteries and Causing a Global Shortage, Says Report
Thursday December 07, 2017 @01:02PM Amazon Opens Registration For .BOT Domain Name
Thursday December 07, 2017 @01:04AM Airlines Restrict 'Smart Luggage' Over Fire Hazards Posed By Batteries
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @06:11PM Judge Dismisses Lawsuit That Claims Google Paid Female Employees Less Than Male Colleagues
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @04:54PM AMD Quietly Made Some Radeon RX 560 Graphics Cards Worse
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @04:27PM EU Urges Internet Companies To Do More To Remove Extremist Content
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @04:11PM Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Boosts CPU and GPU Performance, Delivers 4K HDR Capture, 3x Faster AI Processing
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @04:06PM Google's DeepMind AI Becomes a Superhuman Chess Player In a Few Hours
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @04:01PM Inside Baidu's Bid To Lead the AI Revolution
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @06:32PM US Says It Doesn't Need a Court Order To Ask Tech Companies To Build Encryption Backdoors
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @04:28PM Tencent Says There Are Only 300,000 AI Engineers Worldwide, But Millions Are Needed
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @11:47AM Contributors To Prominent Publications Have Taken Payments in Exchange For Positive Coverage
Monday December 04, 2017 @05:59PM Amazon Finally Launches In Australia
Monday December 04, 2017 @04:48PM PayPal Says 1.6 Million Customer Details Stolen In Breach At Canadian Subsidiary
Friday December 01, 2017 @09:14PM GM Says It Will Put Fleets of Self-Driving Cars In Cities In 2019
Friday December 01, 2017 @06:40PM Volunteers Around the World Build Surveillance-Free Cellular Network Called 'Sopranica'
Friday December 01, 2017 @06:03PM Tesla Proves To Be Too Pricey For Germany, Loses Tax Subsidies
Friday December 01, 2017 @04:42PM Every iPhone X Is Not Created Equal
Friday December 01, 2017 @04:34PM Two Technologists Create Black Metal Album Using An AI
Friday December 01, 2017 @04:23PM Controversial Study Claims 'Smartphone Addiction' Alters the Brain
Friday December 01, 2017 @04:00PM Blockchains Are Poised To End the Password Era
Friday December 01, 2017 @03:34PM Homeland Security Claims DJI Drones Are Spying For China
Friday December 01, 2017 @03:17PM Was Your Name Stolen To Support Killing Net Neutrality?
Thursday November 30, 2017 @08:28PM SpaceX's First Falcon Heavy Launch Will Now Take Place In 2018
Thursday November 30, 2017 @05:15PM Australian Man Uses Snack Bags As Faraday Cage To Block Tracking By Employer
Thursday November 30, 2017 @05:03PM Russia Says It Will Ignore Any UN Ban of Killer Robots
Thursday November 30, 2017 @04:24PM CNN Visualizes Climate Change-Driven Arctic Melt With 360-Degree VR Video
Thursday November 30, 2017 @03:16PM Facebook Judge Frowns on Bid To Toss Biometric Face Print Suit
Thursday November 30, 2017 @03:06PM Cryptocurrencies Aren't 'Crypto'
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @06:44PM Physicists Made An Unprecedented 53 Qubit Quantum Simulator
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @05:34PM 375 Million Jobs May Be Automated By 2030, Study Suggests
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @04:05PM Microsoft: We're Razing Our Redmond Campus To Build a Mini City
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @02:31PM FCC Chairman Keeps Up Assault on Social Media
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @01:48PM Sensitive Personal Information of 246,000 DHS Employees Found on Home Computer
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @08:33PM Samsung Develops 'Graphene Ball' Battery With 5x Faster Charging Speed
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @08:19PM Amazon Will Let Alexa Developers Use Voice Recognition To Personalize Apps
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @08:03PM AI Goes Bilingual -- Without a Dictionary
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @07:27PM 'Break Up Google and Facebook If You Ever Want Innovation Again'
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @05:39PM A Supreme Court Case This Week Could Change US Digital Privacy Standards
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @04:48PM Tesla Owners Are Mining Bitcoins With Free Power From Charging Stations
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @04:35PM MacOS High Sierra Bug Allows Login As Root With No Password
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @03:36PM 'You Had to Be There': As Technologies Change Ever Faster, the Knowledge of Obsolete Things Becomes Ever Sweeter
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @09:08AM Firms Team Up On Hybrid Electric Plane Technology
Monday November 27, 2017 @06:02PM The Pixel 2's Dormant 'Visual Core' Chip Gets Activated In Latest Android Developer Preview
Monday November 27, 2017 @05:56PM Scientists Have Built Robot Muscles That Can Lift 1,000 Times Their Own Weight
Monday November 27, 2017 @01:40PM Two Major Cydia Hosts Shut Down as Jailbreaking Fades in Popularity
Monday November 27, 2017 @01:01PM Justices Ponder Need For Warrant For Cellphone Tower Data
Monday November 27, 2017 @10:17AM Nearly 4 Million Bitcoins Lost Forever, New Study Says
Friday November 24, 2017 @06:28PM First AMD Ryzen Mobile Laptop Tested Shows Strong Zen-Vega Performance
Friday November 24, 2017 @06:20PM Tesla Completes World's Largest Battery Project In Half the Time Promised
Friday November 24, 2017 @05:28PM More Than a Million Pro-Repeal Net Neutrality Comments Were Likely Faked
Friday November 24, 2017 @09:16AM Thank You, Phish Fans, For Caring About Net Neutrality
Friday November 24, 2017 @08:58AM Brands Pull YouTube Ads Over Images of Children
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @03:56PM Samsung's Galaxy S9 Will Appear At CES In January, Says Report
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @03:18PM Apple Scientists Disclose Self-Driving Car Research
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @06:12PM Ask Slashdot: How Are So Many Security Vulnerabilities Possible?
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @05:41PM HP Enterprise CEO Meg Whitman To Step Down
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @05:32PM Uber Concealed Cyberattack That Exposed 57 Million People's Data
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @05:15PM Microsoft Confirms Surface Book 2 Can't Stay Charged During Gaming Sessions
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @09:46AM Skype Vanishes From App Stores in China
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @09:35AM Intel: We've Found Severe Bugs in Secretive Management Engine, Affecting Millions
Monday November 20, 2017 @05:43PM UCLA Researchers Use Solar To Create and Store Hydrogen
Monday November 20, 2017 @04:17PM iMac Pro Will Have An A10 Fusion Coprocessor For 'Hey, Siri' Support and More Secure Booting, Says Report
Monday November 20, 2017 @04:01PM Why Hackers Reuse Malware
Monday November 20, 2017 @03:46PM Uber Expands Driverless-Car Push With Deal For 24,000 Volvos
Monday November 20, 2017 @02:12PM Dark Side of Gig Economy: Some Instacart Workers Go On Strike Over Pay That Can Be as Low as $1 Per Hour
Monday November 20, 2017 @12:59PM Deep Learning Is Eating Software
Monday November 20, 2017 @08:14AM We Can't Trust Facebook To Regulate Itself, Says Former Operations Manager
Monday November 20, 2017 @07:51AM Intel Planning To End Legacy BIOS Support By 2020, Report Says
Sunday November 19, 2017 @06:27PM What They Don't Tell You About Climate Change
Sunday November 19, 2017 @04:49PM What They Don't Tell You About Climate Change
Friday November 17, 2017 @06:37PM 'Robots Are Not Taking Over,' Says Head of UN Body of Autonomous Weapons
Friday November 17, 2017 @06:07PM A Stable Plasma Ring Has Been Created In Open Air For the First Time Ever
Friday November 17, 2017 @05:04PM NVIDIA Launches Modded Collector's Edition Star Wars Titan Xp Graphics Card
Friday November 17, 2017 @04:38PM Apple's HomePod Gets Delayed Until 2018
Friday November 17, 2017 @04:19PM Microsoft and GitHub Team Up To Take Git Virtual File System To MacOS, Linux
Friday November 17, 2017 @01:10PM Proprietary Software is the Driver of Unprecedented Surveillance: Richard Stallman
Friday November 17, 2017 @11:45AM Volkswagen To Spend Over $40 Billion on Electric and Self-Driving Cars
Friday November 17, 2017 @04:09AM Tesla Unveils 500-Mile Range Semi Truck, 620-Mile Range Roadster 2.0
Thursday November 16, 2017 @08:05PM Stanford Trains AI To Diagnose Pneumonia Better Than a Radiologist In Just Two Months
Thursday November 16, 2017 @07:37PM Bluetooth Hack Affects 20 Million Amazon Echo, Google Home Devices
Thursday November 16, 2017 @04:16PM China Builds World's Fastest Hypersonic Wind Tunnel To Simulate Flight At 27,000 MPH
Thursday November 16, 2017 @03:56PM New EU Consumer Protection Law Contains a Vague Website Blocking Clause
Thursday November 16, 2017 @10:13AM China Cyber Watchdog Rejects Censorship Critics, Says Internet Must Be 'Orderly'
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @08:44PM The Brutal Fight To Mine Your Data and Sell It To Your Boss
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @08:25PM Consumers Are Holding Off On Buying Smart-Home Gadgets Due To Security, Privacy Fears
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @07:27PM League of Legends Rank Predicts IQ, Study Finds
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @04:58PM Walmart Is Raising Prices Online To Increase In-Store Traffic
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @04:08PM TechShop Announces Chapter 7 Bankruptcy; Closes All Locations
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @03:06PM Hoverboards Recalled For Fire and Explosion Risks -- Again
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @03:03PM Russia Posts Video Game Screenshot As 'Irrefutable Proof' of US Helping IS
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @01:25PM US Scientists Try 1st Gene Editing in the Body
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @01:09PM Technology Invading Nearly All US Jobs, Even Lower Skilled, Study Finds
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @12:54PM Amazon Is Cutting Prices at Whole Foods Again
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @11:02AM Forbes '30 Under 30' Conference Website Exposed Attendees' Personal Information
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @05:23PM All 500 of the World's Top 500 Supercomputers Are Running Linux
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @04:53PM Yelp Ordered To Identify User Accused of Defaming a Tax Preparer
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @04:48PM Apple Is Back To Being the World's Top Wearable Maker
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @04:28PM FDA Approves Digital Pill That Tracks If Patients Have Ingested Their Medication
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @03:44PM Thirty Countries Use 'Armies of Opinion Shapers' To Manipulate Democracy
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @03:43PM Investigation Finds Security Flaws In 'Connected' Toys
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @02:56PM Without Humans, Artificial Intelligence Is Still Pretty Stupid
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @12:59PM Ads May Soon Stalk You on TV Like They Do on Your Facebook Feed
Monday November 13, 2017 @07:15PM Digital Technology Can Help Reinvent Basic Education In Africa
Monday November 13, 2017 @07:07PM Study Finds SpaceX Investment Saved NASA Hundreds of Millions
Monday November 13, 2017 @07:00PM Apple Could Launch Two New Full-Screen iPhones Next Year
Monday November 13, 2017 @06:52PM Bitcoin Gold, the Latest Bitcoin Fork, Explained
Monday November 13, 2017 @06:38PM All Major Browsers Now Support WebAssembly
Monday November 13, 2017 @06:25PM Uber Drivers In Lagos Are Using a Fake GPS App To Inflate Rider Fares
Monday November 13, 2017 @06:19PM Ask Slashdot: Which Software/Devices Are Unusable Without Connecting to the Internet?
Monday November 13, 2017 @04:35PM China Overtakes US In Latest Top 500 Supercomputer List
Monday November 13, 2017 @04:20PM Google To Kill a Bunch of Useful Android Apps That Rely On Accessibility Services
Monday November 13, 2017 @03:44PM Google Subpoenaed Over Data Privacy, Antitrust in Missouri
Monday November 13, 2017 @01:45PM Verizon, AT&T Announce Plans To Build and Share Hundreds of New Cell Towers
Monday November 13, 2017 @12:52PM Payphones Still Make Millions of Dollars
Monday November 13, 2017 @12:14PM Munich Council: To Hell With Linux, We're Going Full Windows in 2020
Monday November 13, 2017 @11:45AM Huddle's 'Highly Secure' Work Tool Exposed KPMG And BBC Files
Monday November 13, 2017 @10:22AM Bill Gates Pledges $100 Million To Find an Alzheimer's Cure, His First Commitment To a Non-communicable Disease
Monday November 13, 2017 @09:37AM Qualcomm Board of Directors Unanimously Rejects Broadcom's Unsolicited Proposal
Monday November 13, 2017 @09:04AM Hackers Say They've Broken Face ID a Week After iPhone X Release
Saturday November 11, 2017 @12:44AM The Computer Scientist Who Prefers Voting With Paper
Friday November 10, 2017 @07:33PM Ford Pilots a New Exoskeleton To Lessen Worker Fatigue
Friday November 10, 2017 @05:55PM Paradise Papers Expose Canadian Scalper's Multimillion-Dollar StubHub Scheme
Friday November 10, 2017 @05:35PM Some iPhone X Displays Plagued By Mysterious 'Green Line of Death'
Friday November 10, 2017 @05:19PM China Says Foreign Firms Won't Be Forced To Turn Over Technology
Friday November 10, 2017 @04:56PM EA Buys Out a Game Studio After Shutting Another One Down 3 Weeks Ago
Friday November 10, 2017 @02:39PM Here Comes the World's Biggest Shopping Spree -- Again
Friday November 10, 2017 @08:30AM After Outrage, Logitech Gives Free Upgrade To Owners of Soon To Be Obsolete Device
Friday November 10, 2017 @06:06AM How AV Can Open You To Attacks That Otherwise Wouldn't Be Possible
Thursday November 09, 2017 @06:05PM DOJ: Strong Encryption That We Don't Have Access To Is 'Unreasonable'
Thursday November 09, 2017 @05:57PM Ask Slashdot: What Should A Mac User Know Before Buying a Windows Laptop?
Thursday November 09, 2017 @04:21PM Google Working To Remove MINIX-Based ME From Intel Platforms
Thursday November 09, 2017 @03:54PM Self-Driving Shuttle Involved In Crash Two Hours After Debut
Thursday November 09, 2017 @03:28PM Google Says Hackers Steal Almost 250,000 Logins Each Week
Thursday November 09, 2017 @02:34PM iPhone X Costs Apple $370 in Materials: IHS Markit
Thursday November 09, 2017 @11:30AM Sean Parker Unloads on Facebook 'Exploiting' Human Psychology
Thursday November 09, 2017 @10:56AM Philippine Outsourcing Industry Braces For AI
Thursday November 09, 2017 @09:51AM Windows 10's Version of AirDrop Lets You Quickly Share Files Between PCs
Thursday November 09, 2017 @09:50AM NASA: We're Not Building Flying Taxi Software For Uber
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @07:15PM Intel Recruits AMD RTG Exec Raja Koduri To Head New Visual Computing Group
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @04:32PM Scientists Save Child's Life By Growing Him New Skin
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @03:15PM SpaceX Rocket Engine Explodes During Test
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @02:28PM Logitech To Shut Down 'Service and Support' For Harmony Link Devices In 2018
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @12:30PM Linux Has a USB Driver Security Problem
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @12:24PM Apple Plans To Start Selling Its AR Headset By 2020, Bloomberg Says
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @11:03AM NASA Is Working With Uber on Its Flying Taxi Project
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @10:57AM Former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Apologizes For Data Breach, Blames Russians
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @09:39AM Raja Koduri, AMD's Radeon Tech Group Leader, Resigns
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @06:35AM 'How Chrome Broke the Web'
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @06:20AM Nearly All of Wikipedia Is Written By Just 1 Percent of Its Editors
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @01:22AM iOS 11 Passes 50 Percent Adoption In Under 2 Months
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @05:31PM Israeli Company Sues Apple Over Dual-Lens Cameras In iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8 Plus
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @05:15PM New Technology Should Be Neither Feared Nor Trusted
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @01:51PM Alphabet Is Finally Taking the Driver Out of Some of Its Driverless Cars
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @01:25PM Facebook To Fight Revenge Porn by Letting Potential Victims Upload Nudes in Advance
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @01:15PM Andrew Ng Wants a New 'New Deal' To Combat Job Automation
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @12:57PM Hawking: AI Could Be 'Worst Event in the History of Our Civilization'
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @11:57AM Someone 'Accidentally' Locked Away $300M Worth of Other People's Ethereum Funds
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @11:35AM How Facebook Figures Out Everyone You've Ever Met
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @10:20AM The Crisis in Local News