Slashdot Items Tagged "technology"

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Thursday June 29, 2017 @08:42AM 'Microsoft' Scam Callers Arrested After Years of Terrorising the Technically Challenged
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @07:53PM How Silicon Valley Pushed Coding Into American Classrooms
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @07:27PM WikiLeaks Dump Reveals CIA Malware For Tracking Windows Devices Via WiFi Networks
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @04:52PM US Imposes Stricter Security Screenings At Foreign Airports, But Won't Expand Laptop Ban Yet
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @04:37PM Equal Rights Center Sues Uber For Denying Equal Access To People Who Use Wheelchairs
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @02:04PM A New Kind of Tech Job Emphasizes Skills, Not a College Degree
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @10:05AM Microsoft's Telemetry Shows Petya Infections in 65 Countries Around the World
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @05:59PM Blue Origin To Build Its BE-4 Rocket Engine In Alabama, Creating Hundreds of Jobs
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @05:45PM World's First Floating Windfarm To Take Shape Off Coast of Scotland
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @05:34PM Vegan Mayonnaise Company Starts Growing Its Own Meat In Labs, Says It Will Get To Stores First
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:50PM Police Use Lyft As 'Trojan Horse' To Capture Suspect In Murder of Tech CEO
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:38PM NVIDIA To Launch Graphics Cards Specifically Designed For Digital Currency Mining
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:02PM August Solar Eclipse Could Disrupt Roads and Cellular Networks
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @01:59PM Volvo's Driverless Cars 'Confused' by Kangaroos
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @01:18PM China's All-Seeing Surveillance State Is Reading Its Citizens' Faces
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @11:57AM Short of IT Workers At Home, Israeli Startups Recruit Elsewhere
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @11:16AM The New iPad Pro Review
Monday June 26, 2017 @10:00PM Amazon Robots Poised To Revamp How Whole Foods Runs Warehouses
Monday June 26, 2017 @05:42PM New Study Explains Why Trump's 'Sad' Tweets Are So Effective
Monday June 26, 2017 @05:05PM 'Infarm' Startup Wants To Put a Farm In Every Grocery Store
Monday June 26, 2017 @04:31PM 'I'm Suing New York City To Loosen Verizon's Iron Grip'
Monday June 26, 2017 @04:13PM Fake Online Stores Reveal Gamblers' Shadow Banking System
Monday June 26, 2017 @04:07PM Physicists Have Created the Brightest Light Ever Recorded
Monday June 26, 2017 @01:09PM Google Replaces Gchat With Hangouts Today
Friday June 23, 2017 @09:50PM Obama Authorized a Secret Cyber Operation Against Russia, Says Report
Friday June 23, 2017 @08:40PM Sci-Hub Ordered To Pay $15 Million In Piracy Damages
Friday June 23, 2017 @08:32PM Western Tech Firms Bow To Russian Demands To Share Cyber Secrets
Friday June 23, 2017 @04:45PM 6 Female Founders Accuse VC Justin Caldbeck of Making Unwanted Advances
Friday June 23, 2017 @04:08PM SpaceX Successfully Launches and Lands a Used Rocket For the Second Time
Friday June 23, 2017 @03:57PM Texting While Driving Now Legal In Colorado -- In Some Cases
Friday June 23, 2017 @03:49PM IT Services Company Wipro Forces 600 Employees To Work In Bed Bug Infested Office
Friday June 23, 2017 @01:48PM Under Pressure, Western Tech Firms Including Cisco and IBM Bow To Russian Demands To Share Cyber Secrets
Friday June 23, 2017 @10:42AM Chinese Government Fabricates Social Media Posts for Strategic Distraction, not Engaged Argument
Thursday June 22, 2017 @11:30PM Trump Plans To Dismantle Obama-Era 'Startup Visa'
Thursday June 22, 2017 @08:15PM Netflix Launches New 'Interactive Shows' That Let Viewers Dictate the Story
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:48PM Wireless and Drone Execs Praised President Trump as He Pledged To Cut Down Regulations
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:40PM The US Government Wants To Permanently Legalize the Right To Repair
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:10PM Alphabet Says Uber Knew About Stolen Self-Driving Car Files
Thursday June 22, 2017 @03:53PM Lawsuit Accuses Comcast of Cutting Competitor's Wires To Put It Out of Business
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @08:30PM Domestic Appliances Guzzle Far More Energy Than Advertised, Says EU Survey
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @08:18PM Verizon Is Killing Tumblr's Fight For Net Neutrality
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @06:07PM Curiosity Rover Decides, By Itself, What To Investigate On Mars
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @05:27PM eBay Will Now Price Match Amazon, Walmart and Others On Over 50,000 Items
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @05:16PM Remember When You Called Someone and Heard a Song?
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @04:39PM South Korea Signs On To Build Full-Scale Hyperloop System
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @04:06PM Virgin Mobile Becomes World's First iPhone-Exclusive Carrier, Offers Year of Service For $1
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @10:32AM The Best And Worst ISPs According To Consumer Reports
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @06:56PM Trump Promises a Federal Technology Overhaul To Save $1 Trillion
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @06:46PM Top UK Supermarket Laser Prints Labels On Avocados To Reduce Waste
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:05PM Google Launches Its AI-Powered Jobs Search Engine
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:36PM Uber Finally Adds a Tipping Option To Its App
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:17PM Driver Killed In a Tesla Crash Using Autopilot Ignored At Least 7 Safety Warnings
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:02PM Amazon Web Services Quietly Forms a Mixed Reality Team, But What Is It Building?
Monday June 19, 2017 @06:16PM The Behind-the-Scenes Changes Found In MacOS High Sierra
Monday June 19, 2017 @04:45PM Cable Lobby Tries To Stop State Investigations Into Slow Broadband
Monday June 19, 2017 @04:37PM Steve Jobs Wanted the First iPhone To Have a Permanent Back Button Like Android
Monday June 19, 2017 @04:20PM Swiss Supercomputer Edges US Out of Top Spot
Monday June 19, 2017 @09:15AM As AI Explodes, Investors Pour Big Bucks Into Startups
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:37PM Microsoft's AI Is the First to Reach a Perfect Ms. Pac-Man Score
Friday June 16, 2017 @05:51PM Firm Responsible For Mirai-Infected Webcams Hires Software Firm To Make Its Products More Secure
Friday June 16, 2017 @04:46PM Coal Market Set To Collapse Worldwide By 2040 As Solar, Wind Dominate
Friday June 16, 2017 @04:01PM You Can't Open the Microsoft Surface Laptop Without Literally Destroying It
Thursday June 15, 2017 @07:04PM Six Companies Awarded $258 Million From US Government To Build Exascale Supercomputers
Thursday June 15, 2017 @04:34PM GTA V Flooded With Negative Reviews On Steam After OpenIV Modding Tool Shuts Down
Thursday June 15, 2017 @03:52PM Dubai Airport Will Use Biometric Scanning By 2020 To Replace Entry With Passport
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @11:54PM US Spy Satellite Buzzes ISS
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @06:53PM Wind, Solar Surpassed 10 Percent of US Electricity In March, Says EIA
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @06:38PM Facebook Built an AI System That Learned To Lie To Get What It Wants
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @05:13PM We Could Have Had Cellphones Four Decades Earlier
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @04:30PM The Next iPhone Will Have Wireless Charging, Says Apple Supplier
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @02:39PM Germany Plans To Fingerprint Children and Spy On Personal Messages
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @01:56PM Google Drive Will Soon Back Up Your Entire Computer
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @01:28PM Oil Changes, Safety Recalls, and Software Patches
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @12:01PM US Weighs Restricting Chinese Investment In Artificial Intelligence
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @10:03AM Marissa Mayer, Yahoo's Ex-CEO, Says She's Looking 'Forward To Using Gmail Again'
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @09:56AM Indian Scientists Are Experimenting With Drone Seed-bombing To Plant a Forest
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @09:31PM Roomba Inventor Launches 'Tertill', a Weed-Killing Robot For Your Garden
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @05:14PM HBO, Netflix, Other Hollywood Companies Join Forces To Fight Piracy
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @04:52PM Play Store Downloads Show Google Pixel Sales Limited To 1 Million Units
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @02:33PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some 'Best Practices' IT Should Avoid At All Costs?
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @01:19PM Uber CEO To Take Leave, Diminished Role After Workplace Scandals
Monday June 12, 2017 @06:45PM Hackers Can Spoof Phone Numbers, Track Users Via 4G VoLTE Mobile Technology
Monday June 12, 2017 @05:58PM Ask Slashdot: What Would Happen If You Were To Put a Computer Inside a Fridge?
Monday June 12, 2017 @04:35PM US Banks Launching Answer To Peer-To-Peer Payment App Venmo
Monday June 12, 2017 @04:09PM Logitech Reveals Mouse Mat That Is a Giant Wireless Charging Pad
Monday June 12, 2017 @03:53PM Why Ethereum Is Outpacing Bitcoin
Monday June 12, 2017 @03:29PM Wordpress Parent Automattic Is Closing Its San Francisco Office Because Its Employees Never Show Up
Friday June 09, 2017 @05:57PM Prosectors Say the Kansas Shooting of Garmin Engineers Was a Hate Crime
Friday June 09, 2017 @05:21PM Pirate Bay Founder: We've Lost the Internet, It's All About Damage Control Now
Friday June 09, 2017 @04:46PM DARPA Funds Development of New Type of Processor
Friday June 09, 2017 @04:32PM Japan To Launch Self-Navigating Cargo Ships 'By 2025'
Friday June 09, 2017 @04:01PM Why Does Microsoft Still Offer a 32-bit OS?
Friday June 09, 2017 @03:54PM Ask Slashdot: What Types of Jobs Are Opening Up In the New Field of AI?
Friday June 09, 2017 @03:22PM Microsoft To Shut Down Its Docs.com File-Sharing Site December 15
Friday June 09, 2017 @03:12PM More Than 40 Percent of Companies Now Offer a 'Summer Friday' Perk
Friday June 09, 2017 @02:17PM Pepe Is Banned From the Apple App Store
Friday June 09, 2017 @01:30PM The Hidden Ways That Architecture Affects How You Feel
Thursday June 08, 2017 @08:33PM AT&T Uses Forced Arbitration To Overcharge Customers, Senators Say
Thursday June 08, 2017 @08:09PM Uber's Self-Driving Unit Gets New Head of Hardware After Levandowski Firing
Thursday June 08, 2017 @06:09PM EU Seeks New Powers To Obtain Data 'Directly' From Tech Firms
Thursday June 08, 2017 @05:28PM Google Launches Android O Developer Preview 3 With Final APIs
Thursday June 08, 2017 @05:07PM Teardown of New iMac Reveals Upgradable Processors, RAM
Thursday June 08, 2017 @04:42PM Boeing Studies Planes Without Pilots, Plans Experiments Next Year
Thursday June 08, 2017 @03:33PM Amazon Kills Off Unlimited Cloud Storage Option For Amazon Drive
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @08:07PM Facebook Wants To Spy On People Using Their Phone's Camera and Analyze Facial Emotions
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @07:57PM SpaceX Will Launch Secretive X-37B Spaceplane's Next Mission
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @07:40PM Electric Vehicles Have Another Record Year, Reaching 2 Million Cars In 2016
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:07PM Russian Malware Communicates Using Britney Spears's Instagram Account
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @03:58PM Apple Announces Support For WebRTC in Safari 11
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @03:53PM TSA May Recommend Stowing Laptops In Cargo For US Domestic Flights
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @11:14AM Apple Makes iPhone Screen Fixes Easier as States Mull Repair Laws
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @01:38AM Apple To Phase Out 32-Bit Mac Apps Starting In January 2018
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @07:30PM Steve Ballmer Says Tech Firms Should Be As Accountable As NBA Teams
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @06:36PM Hyperloop One Reveals Its Plans For Connecting Europe
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @05:44PM Apple Adds Support For FLAC Lossless Audio In iOS 11
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @05:32PM Apple 'Error 53' Sting Operation Caught Staff Misleading Customers, Court Documents Allege
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:48PM Ubuntu Works With GNOME To Improve HiDPI Support On Linux Desktop
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:25PM Police In Oklahoma Have Cracked Hundreds of People's Cell Phones
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @03:59PM Slashdot Asks: Is Trump's Blocking of Some Twitter Users Unconstitutional?
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @03:19PM How a Few Yellow Dots Burned the Intercept's NSA Leaker
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @02:24PM More Than 20 Employees Fired at Uber in Sexual Harassment Investigation
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @01:26PM Before Silicon Valley, New Jersey Was Tech Capital
Monday June 05, 2017 @09:04PM Why Women Devs Are Hard To Recruit and Even Harder To Keep
Monday June 05, 2017 @06:59PM Dozens of Recent Clinical Trials May Contain Wrong or Falsified Data, Claims Study
Monday June 05, 2017 @06:29PM Cable TV 'Failing' As a Business, Cable Industry Lobbyist Says
Monday June 05, 2017 @05:30PM Apple Announces New 10.5-Inch iPad Pro With Narrower Side Bezels, 120Hz Refresh Rate Display
Monday June 05, 2017 @05:02PM Trump Wants To Modernize Air Travel By Turning Over Control To the Big Airlines
Monday June 05, 2017 @04:40PM Videotapes Are Becoming Unwatchable As Archivists Work To Save Them
Monday June 05, 2017 @04:35PM Apple's New iOS File Manager Coming This Fall As Part of iOS 11
Monday June 05, 2017 @11:58AM IBM Research Alliance Has Figured Out How To Make 5nm Chips
Friday June 02, 2017 @05:34PM 'Instantly Rechargeable' Battery Could Change the Future of Electric Cars
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:58PM 'Our Streets Are Made For People': San Francisco Mulls Ban On Delivery Robots
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:16PM Hollywood Sees Illegal Streaming Devices as 'Piracy 3.0'
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:09PM Microsoft Accidentally Released Internal Windows 10 Development Builds
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:00PM Scientists Decipher the Neural Code For Faces
Friday June 02, 2017 @03:19PM Hundreds of Walmart Employees Say They've Been Punished For Taking Sick Days
Friday June 02, 2017 @02:46PM Denmark Is Killing Tesla and Other Electric Cars
Friday June 02, 2017 @01:22PM After Bomb Threats, FCC Proposes Letting Police Unveil Anonymous Callers
Friday June 02, 2017 @12:29PM Trump Misunderstood MIT Climate Research, University Officials Say
Friday June 02, 2017 @11:25AM LG Joins NFC Payment Party With LG Pay
Friday June 02, 2017 @10:36AM Anti-Aging Start-Up Is Charging Thousands of Dollars for Teen Blood
Friday June 02, 2017 @09:53AM British Airways IT Outage Caused By Contractor Who Accidentally Switched off Power
Thursday June 01, 2017 @07:02PM Take-Two Acquires Kerbal Space Program
Thursday June 01, 2017 @06:55PM Intel Predicts a $7 Trillion Self-Driving Future Where Over a Million Lives Will Be Part of the 'Passenger Economy'
Thursday June 01, 2017 @06:17PM Tesla Fires Female Engineer Who Alleged Sexual Harassment
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:42PM Google Unveils Design For 1 Million Squarefoot London Headquarters
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:37PM Third Gravitational Wave Detected From Black-Hole Merger 3 Billion Light Years Away
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:26PM IBM Says Watson Health's AI Is Getting Really Good at Diagnosing Cancer
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:25PM Qualcomm Announces Quick Charge 4+ Standard That's 15 Percent Faster Than Quick Charge 4
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:04PM A NASA Spacecraft Will Head Straight For the Sun -- Farther Than Any Probe Before It
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:59PM Germany Detects Emissions Cheat Software In Audi Models
Thursday June 01, 2017 @12:37PM Your Face or Fingerprint Could Soon Replace Your Plane Ticket
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:32AM SpaceX To Refly a Dragon Cargo Spacecraft
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @08:16PM Oregon Man Fined For Writing 'I Am An Engineer' Temporarily Wins Right To Call Himself An 'Engineer'
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @06:05PM Amazon Is Refunding Up To $70 Million In-App Purchases Made By Kids
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @05:23PM Qualcomm, Microsoft Announce Snapdragon 835 PCs With Gigabit LTE
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @05:09PM EFF Sues FBI For Records About Paid Best Buy Geek Squad Informants
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:32PM Apple Is Manufacturing a Siri Speaker To Compete Against Google Home, Amazon Echo
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:18PM Technology Is Making the World More Unequal; Only Technology Can Fix This
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @03:04PM Bill Simmons Says ESPN Blew It By Not Embracing Tech
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @10:23AM Hollywood Is Fighting Billionaire Sean Parker's Plan To Let You Rent Movies Still in Theaters For $50
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @09:31AM British Airways Says IT Collapse Came After Servers Damaged By Power Problem
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @07:03PM Sony Ships Its Last Ever PlayStation 3 In Japan
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @06:49PM Conch Shells Inspire Next Generation Helmets, Body Armor
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @06:30PM Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, and Google Lobby Against Texas 'Bathroom' Bill
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @05:18PM AI Could Get Smarter By Copying the Neural Structure of a Rat Brain
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:51PM US Interceptor Missile Successfully Intercepts Test ICBM, Says Pentagon
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:40PM Experts Call For Preserving Copper, Pneumatic Systems As Hedge For Cyber Risk
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:14PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Choose a News Source?
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @03:54PM Windows XP Computers Were Mostly Immune To WannaCry
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @03:43PM Uber Fires Executive Accused of Stealing Google's Self-Driving Car Secrets
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @11:51AM As Computer Coding Classes Swell, So Does Cheating
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @09:49AM Hotels Now See Online Travel Sites as Rivals
Monday May 29, 2017 @12:41PM More Than Half of US Workers Didn't Use Up Their Time Off Last Year
Monday May 29, 2017 @11:58AM China To Implement Cyber Security Law From Thursday
Monday May 29, 2017 @11:29AM India Tech Giant Warns Trump's 'Radical Shift' to Hurt Industry
Monday May 29, 2017 @11:10AM Asus Goes Big On Slim Laptops at Computex
Monday May 29, 2017 @10:41AM British Airways CEO Won't Resign, Says Outsourcing Not To Blame For IT Failure
Monday May 29, 2017 @10:04AM India's Ethical Hackers Rewarded Abroad, Ignored at Home
Monday May 29, 2017 @08:22AM Apple Co-founder Thinks Apple Is Now Too Big a Company To Come Up With the Next Big Thing
Monday May 29, 2017 @03:32AM Is China Outsmarting America in AI?
Monday May 29, 2017 @03:24AM UK Tech Visas Quadruple After Applications Soar
Sunday May 28, 2017 @09:28PM Walt Mossberg's Last Column Calls For Privacy and Security Laws
Friday May 26, 2017 @06:36PM 10 Years Later: FileZilla Adds Support For Master Password That Encrypts Your Logins
Friday May 26, 2017 @06:18PM Facebook Bans Sale of Piracy-Enabling Set-Top Boxes
Friday May 26, 2017 @05:50PM UCF Research Could Bring 'Drastically' Higher Resolution To Your Phone and TV
Friday May 26, 2017 @05:06PM A New Amiga Arrives On the Scene -- the A-EON Amiga X5000
Friday May 26, 2017 @04:39PM Apple Is Working On a Dedicated Chip To Power AI On Devices
Friday May 26, 2017 @11:46AM In a Throwback To the '90s, NTFS Bug Lets Anyone Hang Or Crash Windows 7, 8.1
Friday May 26, 2017 @05:45AM Former Mozilla CTO: 'Chrome Won'
Thursday May 25, 2017 @07:54PM Messenger App Kik Debuts Its Own Digital Currency
Thursday May 25, 2017 @07:27PM Scientists Develop Technology That Burns Natural Gas With No CO2 Emissions
Thursday May 25, 2017 @06:27PM Amazon's Drive-Up Grocery Stores Are Now Open To the Public In Seattle
Thursday May 25, 2017 @05:19PM Facebook's Instant Articles Platform To Support Google AMP, Apple News
Thursday May 25, 2017 @05:00PM Chinese Company Offers Free Training For US Coal Miners To Become Wind Farmers
Thursday May 25, 2017 @04:08PM Proposed Active-Defense Bill Would Allow Destruction of Data, Use of Beacon Tech
Thursday May 25, 2017 @03:11PM 83 Percent Of Security Staff Waste Time Fixing Other IT Problems
Thursday May 25, 2017 @02:58PM It's Time For Academics To Take Back Control Of Research Journals
Thursday May 25, 2017 @02:13PM Apple's Jonathan Ive Says Immigration Vital For UK Firms
Thursday May 25, 2017 @11:22AM The Cable TV Industry Is Getting Even Less Popular