Slashdot Items Tagged "technology"

Date / Time Story
Friday April 21, 2017 @08:16PM 107 Cancer Papers Retracted Due To Peer Review Fraud
Friday April 21, 2017 @05:35PM All-Electric 'Flying Car' Takes Its First Test Flight In Germany
Friday April 21, 2017 @05:16PM Light Sail Propulsion Could Reach Sirius Sooner Than Alpha Centauri
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:59PM Apple Hires Top Google Satellite Executives For New Hardware Team
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:42PM Samsung Will Fix the Galaxy S8 Red Tint Issue With a Software Update
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:29PM DOJ: Russian 'Superhacker' Gets 27 Years In Prison
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:08PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Explain 'Don't Improve My Software Syndrome' Or DIMSS?
Friday April 21, 2017 @10:00AM Inside Elon Musk's New Company Neuralink Which Aims To Fight Brain Conditions And Help Humanity Survive in the Age of AI
Thursday April 20, 2017 @11:16PM CEO of Silicon Valley's $400 Juicer Promises Refunds After Hand-Squeezing Demonstration
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:23PM Neuroscientists Offer a Reality Check On Facebook's 'Typing By Brain' Project
Thursday April 20, 2017 @04:15PM Apple Forces Recyclers To Shred All iPhones and MacBooks
Thursday April 20, 2017 @02:31PM Tesla Recalls 53,000 Model S, Model X Cars For Stuck Parking Brakes
Thursday April 20, 2017 @02:20PM Google Home Now Recognizes Specific Users' Voices, Gains Support For Multiple Accounts
Thursday April 20, 2017 @08:47AM CC'ing the Boss on Email Makes Employees Feel Less Trusted, Study Finds
Thursday April 20, 2017 @08:08AM 95% Engineers in India Unfit For Software Development Jobs: Report
Thursday April 20, 2017 @07:22AM The Biggest Time Suck at the Office Might Be Your Computer
Thursday April 20, 2017 @06:31AM Mastercard is Building Fingerprint Scanners Directly Into Its Cards
Thursday April 20, 2017 @02:13AM China To Question Apple About Live-Streaming Apps On App Store That Violate Internet Regulations
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:58PM Navy, Marines Prohibit Sharing Nude Photos In Wake of a Facebook Scandal
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:24PM Toyota Unveils Plan For Hydrogen Powered Semi Truck
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:04PM States Are Moving To Cut College Costs By Introducing Open-Source Textbooks
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @05:44PM Tesla Settles Lawsuit Against Former Autopilot Program Director Accused of Stealing Info, Engineers
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @04:51PM First Evidence For Higher State of Consciousness Found
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @04:15PM Pirate Bay Founder Launches Anonymous Domain Registration Service
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @04:10PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Good Books On Inventing, Innovating and Doing R&D?
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @03:04PM Facebook is Working On a Way To Let You Type With Your Brain
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @01:52PM Ubuntu Is Switching to Wayland
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @12:49PM TED Wants To Remind Us That Ideas -- Not Politicians -- Shape the Future
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @09:58AM Facebook Owns Four Out of the Five Most Downloaded Apps Worldwide
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @01:33AM Scientists Invent Ultrasonic Dryer That Uses Sound To Dry Your Clothes
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @01:21AM Baidu Announces New Open Platform To Help Speed Up Development of Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @10:05PM Broadband Expansion Could Trigger Dangerous Surge In Space Junk
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @09:06PM The Slashdot Interview With Lithium-Ion Battery Inventor John B. Goodenough
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @06:43PM StarCraft Is Now Free, Nearly 20 Years After Its Release
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @06:03PM Physicists Detect Whiff of New Particle At the Large Hadron Collider
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @05:32PM Boeing To Lay Off Hundreds of Engineers Amid Sales Slowdown
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @05:06PM How Tilt Went From Hot $375 Million Startup To Fire Sale
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:52PM Microsoft's Cool Quantum Computing Plan Embraces Cryogenic Memory
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:42PM Malaysia Air Is First Airline To Track Fleet With Satellites
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:18PM User-Made Patch Lets Owners of Next-Gen CPUs Install Updates On Windows 7 & 8.1
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @12:41AM Trump To Overhaul H-1B Visa Program To Encourage Hiring Americans
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @12:27AM Google Agrees To Open Android To Other Search Engines In Russia
Monday April 17, 2017 @08:40PM Netflix Nears 100 Million Subscribers
Monday April 17, 2017 @06:50PM New Approach To Virtual Reality Shocks You Into Believing Walls Are Real
Monday April 17, 2017 @06:19PM Chinese Warehouse Cut Labor Costs In Half With a Fleet of Tiny Robots
Monday April 17, 2017 @05:30PM AI Can Predict Heart Attacks More Accurately Than Doctors
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:58PM New York Plans To Force Uber To Add Tipping Option
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:42PM Samsung Blocks Ability To Remap Galaxy S8's Bixby Button
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:26PM Leaked Documents Reveal the Hotel Lobby's Aggressive Plan To Undermine Airbnb
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:11PM Cylance Accused of Distributing Fake Malware Samples To Customers To Close Deals
Monday April 17, 2017 @02:31PM Mozilla Kills Firefox Aurora Channel, Builds Will Move Directly From Nightly To Beta
Saturday April 15, 2017 @01:51AM G.SKILL Hits 4500MHz With All-New Trident Z DDR4-4333MHz 16GB Memory Kit
Friday April 14, 2017 @10:31PM Facebook Targets 30,000 Fake France Accounts Before Election
Friday April 14, 2017 @06:58PM Scientists Win $2.6 Million For Star Trek Tricorder Device
Friday April 14, 2017 @06:45PM Children As Young As 13 Attending 'Smartphone Rehab' As Concerns Grow Over Screen Time
Friday April 14, 2017 @06:35PM US Navy Bans Vaping On Ships
Friday April 14, 2017 @05:57PM FriendELEC Releases $40 NanoPi K2 Board That Competes With ODROID-C2, Raspberry Pi 3
Friday April 14, 2017 @05:11PM Burger King Won't Take a Hint; Alters TV Ad To Evade Google's Block
Friday April 14, 2017 @04:53PM Microsoft Confirms Only a Handful of Windows Phones Will Receive Windows 10 Creators Update
Friday April 14, 2017 @04:23PM The Great Japan Potato-Chip Crisis: Panic Buying, $12 Bags
Friday April 14, 2017 @03:48PM A New Survey Shows Consumers Are Not That Freaked Out By Tech
Friday April 14, 2017 @11:09AM YouTube Has a Secret 'Dark Mode'
Thursday April 13, 2017 @10:56PM Google Photos Can Now Stabilize All Your Shaky Phone Camera Videos
Thursday April 13, 2017 @09:42PM Drupal Developers Threaten To Quit Drupal Unless Larry Garfield Is Reinstated
Thursday April 13, 2017 @07:38PM New Solar-Powered Device Can Pull Water Straight From the Desert Air
Thursday April 13, 2017 @07:11PM Roku-Enabled TVs Will Soon 'Listen' To Programs You're Watching To Suggest Streaming Content
Thursday April 13, 2017 @06:04PM AI Programs Exhibit Racial and Gender Biases, Research Reveals
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:52PM Researchers Develop Master Fingerprints That Can Break Into Smartphones
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:39PM Apple Has a Secret Team Working On Non-Invasive Diabetes Sensors
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:32PM More Americans Now Work Full-Time From Home Than Walk and Bike To Office Jobs
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:21PM New Processors Are Now Blocked From Receiving Updates On Old Windows
Thursday April 13, 2017 @03:59PM Former Sysadmin Accused of Planting 'Time Bomb' In Company's Database
Thursday April 13, 2017 @03:46PM Nintendo Discontinues the NES Classic Edition
Thursday April 13, 2017 @02:33PM Tesla Will Reveal Its Electric Semi Truck in September
Thursday April 13, 2017 @01:12PM No More IP Addresses For Countries That Shut Down Internet Access
Thursday April 13, 2017 @12:09PM Instagram's Snapchat Clone Is Now More Popular Than Snapchat -- and It's Only 8 Months Old
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @11:12PM The Surprising Rise of China As IP Powerhouse
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @08:01PM Portland Commits To 100 Percent Renewable Energy By 2050
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @07:52PM Neuroscientists Weigh In On Elon Musk's Mysterious 'Neural Lace' Company
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @05:52PM Burger King Runs Ad Triggering Google Home Devices; Google Shuts It Down
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @04:39PM Air Force Converts F-16 Jets Into Wingman Drones
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @04:30PM The Dark Secret At the Heart of AI
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @04:15PM Broadcasters Put New Ad-Skipping Restrictions On YouTube TV
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @02:07PM Employees in the Dark About Data Retention Policy
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @11:14AM For Programmers, the Ultimate Office Perk is Avoiding the Office Entirely
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @11:28PM Investigation Finds Inmates Built Computers, Hid Them In Prison Ceiling
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @06:56PM Scientists Prove Your Phone's PIN Can Be Stolen Using Its Gyroscope Data
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @06:09PM Chrome Now Uses Scroll Anchoring To Prevent Those Annoying Page Jumps
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @05:58PM Glowing Bacteria Detect Buried Landmines
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @05:02PM Alphabet Wants Its Lawsuit Against Uber To Play Out Publicly
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @04:41PM Twitter Allegedly Deleting Negative Tweets About United Airlines' Passenger Abuse
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @04:12PM Sir Tim Berners-Lee Lays Out Nightmare Scenario Where AI Runs the Financial World
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @04:05PM Google Ruins the Assistant's Shopping List, Turns It Into a Big Google Express Ad
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @03:30PM Facebook Has Reached Its Microsoft Bing Moment -- History Shows the Results Won't Be Pretty
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @02:29PM As Streaming Booms, Songs Are Getting Faster and Shorter
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @10:13AM Fitbit's New Smartwatch Has Been Plagued By Production Mishaps
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @12:36AM 25 Percent of US Driving Could Be Done By Self-Driving Cars By 2030, Study Finds
Monday April 10, 2017 @09:12PM Boeing Expects To Save Millions In Dreamliner Costs Using 3D-Printed Titanium Parts
Monday April 10, 2017 @07:59PM Scientists Identify Parts of Brain Involved In Dreaming
Monday April 10, 2017 @07:31PM McDonald's Is Now Accepting Snapchats As Job Applications
Monday April 10, 2017 @06:10PM Microsoft Acquires Container Platform Deis From Engine Yard
Monday April 10, 2017 @06:02PM Thousands of Fake Google Maps Listings Redirect Users To Fraudulent Sites
Monday April 10, 2017 @05:29PM DMCA 'Safe Harbor' Up In the Air For Online Sites That Use Moderators
Monday April 10, 2017 @04:36PM 'Drawable' Electronic Circuit Technology Creates Radical Possibilities For Flexible Gadgets
Monday April 10, 2017 @04:22PM Microsoft's Minecraft Set To Launch Its Own Currency
Monday April 10, 2017 @03:57PM FCC Kills Plan To Allow Mobile Phone Conversations On Flights
Sunday April 09, 2017 @12:32AM Electric Vertical Take-Off Aircraft Successfully Tested By DARPA
Friday April 07, 2017 @10:14PM Ransomware Asks For High Score Instead of Money
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:47PM Adidas Plans To Mass-Produce Its First 3D-Printed Shoe
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:29PM Google Accused of 'Extreme' Gender Pay Discrimination By US Labor Department
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:28PM Walt Mossberg Is Retiring
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:14PM RightHand Robotics Automates a New Type of Warehouse Work: Recognizing, Picking Up Items From Boxes
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:01PM Over 90% of College Students Today Regularly Use Netflix, But Only 34% Are Actually Paying For Their Own Account
Friday April 07, 2017 @04:45PM Senate Confirms Neil Gorsuch To Supreme Court
Friday April 07, 2017 @04:08PM Microsoft's Surface Pro 5 Said To Move To Intel Kaby Lake Processors
Friday April 07, 2017 @03:50PM WikiLeaks Reveals Grasshopper, the CIA's Windows Hacking Tool
Friday April 07, 2017 @01:34PM The iPhone 7 Has Arbitrary Software Locks That Prevent Repair
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:21AM Google Tackles Fake News With Global Fact-Checking Rollout
Friday April 07, 2017 @12:41AM FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Plans Fast-Track Repeal of Net Neutrality
Thursday April 06, 2017 @05:38PM Alcohol-Related Car Accidents Declined In New York After Introduction of Uber, Analysis Finds
Thursday April 06, 2017 @05:15PM Twitter Co-Founder Ev Williams Is Selling 30 Percent of His Stock For 'Personal' Reasons
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:06PM Uber Said To Use 'Sophisticated' Software To Defraud Drivers, Passengers
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @11:55PM Why More Tech Companies Are Hiring People Without Degrees
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @06:48PM Amazon Will Refund Millions of Unauthorized In-App Purchases Made By Kids
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @04:37PM Electric Car Ferries Enter Service In Norway
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @03:59PM Taser Offers Free Body Cameras To All US Police
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @11:10AM In Tech, Wage Gender Gap Worsens For Women Over Time, and It's Worst For Black Women
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @09:16PM How the IBM 1403 Printer Hammered Out 1,100 Lines Per Minute
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @09:04PM 'Arctic World Archive' Will Keep the World's Data Safe In an Arctic Mineshaft
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @06:59PM Scientists Invent Smartphone Screen Material That Can Repair Its Own Scratches
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @06:32PM GM Hooking 30,000 Robots To Internet To Keep Factories Humming
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:14PM People Think Smart Home Tech is Too Expensive
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:00PM IoT Garage Door Opener Maker Bricks Customer's Product After Bad Review
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @11:03AM Some Hackathon Hustlers Make Their Living From Corporate Coding Contests
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @10:45AM Why Intel Insists Rumors Of The Demise Of Moore's Law Are Greatly Exaggerated
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @12:11AM Nintendo Switch Consoles Are Reportedly Warping When Docked
Monday April 03, 2017 @09:42PM Companies Start Implanting Microchips Into Workers' Bodies
Monday April 03, 2017 @06:50PM Graphene-Based Sieve Turns Seawater Into Drinking Water
Monday April 03, 2017 @05:16PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Deal With a Terrible Tech Manager?
Monday April 03, 2017 @05:02PM FCC Limits Order On Charter Extending Broadband Service
Monday April 03, 2017 @04:39PM AIG Is Now Selling Cyber Insurance, But Only To High Net Worth Individuals
Monday April 03, 2017 @04:28PM An Unexpected Relationship Between Nuclear Power and Low Birth Weight
Monday April 03, 2017 @04:02PM Amazon Launches Amazon Cash, a Way To Shop Its Site Without a Bank Card
Monday April 03, 2017 @08:19AM Norway's Doomsday Vault Will Now Store and Protect the World's Data
Sunday April 02, 2017 @12:58AM HTC Introduces Eye-Tracking 'VR Ad Service'
Saturday April 01, 2017 @06:57PM Jetpack Entrepreneur Creates Iron Man-Style Human Flying Suit
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:11AM Next-Generation DDR5 RAM Will Double the Speed of DDR4 In 2018
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:09AM Rogue System Administrator Faces 10 Years In Prison For Shutting Down Servers, Deleting Core Files On the Day He Was Fired
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:09AM Study Shows Laptop Batteries Often Don't Last As Long As They Say
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:08AM Net Neutrality Is Trump's Next Target, Administration Says
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:29PM Connecticut May Become First US State To Allow Deadly Police Drones
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:19PM HTC Introduces Eye-Tracking 'VR Ad Service'
Friday March 31, 2017 @07:15PM Microsoft Is Shutting Down CodePlex
Friday March 31, 2017 @04:04PM Oculus Co-Founder and Rift Creator Palmer Luckey Leaves Facebook
Friday March 31, 2017 @01:28AM AMD Ryzen Game Patch Optimizations Show Significant Gains On Zen Architecture
Thursday March 30, 2017 @08:13PM Smartphones May Be To Blame For Unprecedented Spike In Pedestrian Deaths, Says Report
Thursday March 30, 2017 @07:44PM SpaceX Makes Aerospace History With Successful Launch, Landing of a Used Rocket
Thursday March 30, 2017 @03:30PM IBM Technology Creates Smart Wingman For Self-Driving Cars
Thursday March 30, 2017 @03:25PM AT&T Receives $6.5 Billion To Build Wireless Network For First Responders
Thursday March 30, 2017 @12:44PM Google Plans To Alter JavaScript Popups After Abuse From Tech Support Scammers
Thursday March 30, 2017 @09:31AM Safe Harbor Cost the US Music Industry Up To $1B in Lost Royalties Per Year, Study Finds
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @11:47PM UW Professor: The Information War Is Real, and We're Losing It
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @09:13PM Verizon To Force 'AppFlash' Spyware On Android Phones
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @06:08PM Jeff Bezos Is Now the World's Second Richest Person
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @06:03PM FCC To Halt Expansion of Broadband Subsidies For Poor People
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @05:51PM Westinghouse Files For Bankruptcy, In Blow To Nuclear Power
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:52PM Hobbyist Turns Nintendo 64 Console Into Nintendo Switch Dock
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:46PM Two Activists Who Secretly Recorded Planned Parenthood Face 15 Felony Charges
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:30PM Scientists Discover Way To Transmit Taste of Lemonade Over Internet
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:07PM More Than Ever, Employees Want a Say in How Their Companies Are Run
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @10:14AM What Killed Adobe Flash?
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @02:51AM Oracle Hires Global Specialists To Explore Feasibility of Buying Accenture
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @06:07PM The Galaxy S8 Will Be Samsung's Biggest Test Ever
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:45PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Lies Programmers Tell Themselves?
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:19PM Bay Area Tech Executives Indicted For H-1B Visa Fraud
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:03PM DJI Proposes New Electronic 'License Plate' For Drones
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @04:48PM Hong Kong Government Loses Laptops Containing Personal Data of 3.7 Million Voters
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @04:36PM China's ZTE Removed From US Trade Blacklist
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @04:19PM US Congress Votes To Shred ISP Privacy Rules
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @02:23PM The Best and Worst Cities To Live in For Tech Workers, Based on Rent and Commute
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @01:58PM Tesla Deal Boosts Chinese Presence in US Auto Tech
Monday March 27, 2017 @09:42PM GameStop To Close At Least 150 Stores Due To Poor Q4 Sales
Monday March 27, 2017 @07:15PM New AI Algorithm Beats Even the World's Worst Traffic
Monday March 27, 2017 @07:00PM Facebook Launches 'Town Hall' For Contacting Government Reps, Adds Local Election Reminders
Monday March 27, 2017 @05:32PM Facial Recognition Database Used By FBI Is Out of Control, House Committee Hears
Monday March 27, 2017 @05:15PM Prominent Drupal, PHP Developer Kicked From the Drupal Project Over Unconventional Sex Life
Monday March 27, 2017 @04:42PM Ask Slashdot: What's the Best Working Environment For a Developer?
Monday March 27, 2017 @04:13PM Interviews: Ask Lithium-Ion Battery Inventor John Goodenough a Question
Monday March 27, 2017 @04:03PM Elon Musk Launches Neuralink To Connect Brains With Computers
Monday March 27, 2017 @11:47AM India's Silicon Valley Offers the Cheapest Engineers, But the Quality of Their Talent is Another Story
Sunday March 26, 2017 @02:05AM Terrifying Anti-Riot Vehicle Created To Quash Any Urban Disturbance
Saturday March 25, 2017 @01:32AM Indiana's Inmates Could Soon Have Access To Tablets
Saturday March 25, 2017 @12:23AM Scientists Name 11 New Cloud Types
Friday March 24, 2017 @07:12PM Supermassive Black Hole Rocketing Out of Distant Galaxy At 5 Million MPH
Friday March 24, 2017 @07:01PM Microsoft Delivers Secure China-Only Cut of Windows 10
Friday March 24, 2017 @06:30PM US Scientists Launch World's Biggest Solar Geoengineering Study
Friday March 24, 2017 @06:12PM 'Moore's Law' For Carbon Would Defeat Global Warming
Friday March 24, 2017 @05:03PM South Korea Finds Qualcomm Prevented Samsung From Selling Its Exynos Processors
Friday March 24, 2017 @04:39PM FedEx Will Pay You $5 To Install Flash
Friday March 24, 2017 @02:50PM How Noisy Is Your Neighborhood? Now There's A Map For That