Slashdot Items Tagged "technology"

Date / Time Story
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
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @09:30AM Many Employers Are Using Tools To Monitor Their Staff's Web-browsing Patterns, Keystrokes, Social Media Posts
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @05:41AM MINIX: Intel's Hidden In-chip Operating System
Monday November 06, 2017 @08:17PM Toyota Is Uneasy About the Handoff Between Automated Systems and Drivers
Monday November 06, 2017 @05:56PM iPhone X Has the 'Most Innovative and High Performance' Smartphone Display Ever Tested
Monday November 06, 2017 @10:16AM Arch-rivals Intel and AMD Team Up on PC Chips To Battle Nvidia
Monday November 06, 2017 @06:33AM The Disappearing American Grad Student
Friday November 03, 2017 @04:57PM Alphabet Loses Another Trade Secret Claim In Its Lawsuit Against Uber
Friday November 03, 2017 @03:39PM Four Automakers Team Up To Create an Electric Car Charging Network Across Europe
Friday November 03, 2017 @03:36PM iFixit's iPhone X Teardown Reveals Two Battery Cells, 'Unprecedented' Logic Board
Friday November 03, 2017 @03:03PM Shoppers More Likely To Return Items Bought Online Than in Store
Friday November 03, 2017 @02:53PM Broadcom Explores Buying Qualcomm
Friday November 03, 2017 @02:16PM Tech Companies Have a History of Giving Low-Level Employees High-Level Access
Friday November 03, 2017 @10:58AM Xbox One X is the Perfect Representation of the Tech Industry's Existential Crisis
Friday November 03, 2017 @05:56AM Twitter Employee Blamed For Deleting President Donald Trump's Account
Thursday November 02, 2017 @04:51PM Apple Crushes Expectations, Sees Record Holiday Quarter
Thursday November 02, 2017 @04:34PM Hilton Paid a $700K Fine For 2015 Breach; Under GDPR, It Would Be $420 Million
Thursday November 02, 2017 @03:00PM The Fourth US Navy Collision of the Year Was Ultimately Caused By UI Confusion
Thursday November 02, 2017 @02:05PM Trump Says Broadcom Is Moving Headquarters To US From Singapore
Thursday November 02, 2017 @07:24AM Bitcoin and Blockchain Are Among the Fastest-Growing Skills Online
Thursday November 02, 2017 @12:48AM The Mobile Internet Is the Internet
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @04:36PM Razer Unveils Gaming Smartphone With 120Hz UltraMotion Display, 8GB RAM and No Headphone Jack
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @04:12PM Tesla Posts Biggest Quarterly Loss, Slashes Production of Model X and Model S
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @01:24PM A Japanese Company Is Giving Nonsmokers Longer Vacations
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @01:13PM LastPass Reveals the Threats Posed By Passwords in the Workplace
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @12:58PM Student Charged By FBI For Hacking His Grades More Than 90 times
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @12:48PM CBS Sues Man For Copyright Over Screenshots of 59-year-old TV Show
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @11:23AM Rise of the Machines Must Be Monitored, Say Global Finance Regulators
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @08:08AM 'We Can't Compete': Universities Are Losing Their Best AI Scientists
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @03:18PM Apple Uses Machine Learning To Chronicle All the Bra Pics On Your iPhone
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @03:10PM New VibWrite System Uses Finger Vibrations To Authenticate Users
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @01:54PM Apple Limits Lengthy iPhone X Testing for Most Reviewers
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @01:39PM The Future of Work Might Not Be So Bleak
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @07:55AM HTTP 103 - An HTTP Status Code for Indicating Hints
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @12:06AM Three Women Suing Microsoft for Bias Want To Add 8,630 Peers
Monday October 30, 2017 @09:57PM Apple Is Designing iPhones, iPads That Would Drop Qualcomm Components
Monday October 30, 2017 @09:50PM Is the Optical Cable Dying?
Monday October 30, 2017 @06:56PM Algorithm Can Identify Suicidal People Using Brain Scans
Monday October 30, 2017 @03:36PM Seagate's New 'SkyHawk AI' Disk Drive Is Just a Slightly Higher Speced Version of Its Predecessor
Monday October 30, 2017 @03:15PM GameStop Is Launching An Unlimited Used Game Rental Subscription, Says Report
Monday October 30, 2017 @07:45AM Firefox To Get a Better Password Manager
Friday October 27, 2017 @07:23PM Samsung Made a Bitcoin Mining Rig Out of 40 Old Galaxy S5s
Friday October 27, 2017 @07:17PM SpaceX Eyes 19 Launches In 2017
Friday October 27, 2017 @03:53PM Everything New In the Android 8.1 Oreo Developer Preview
Friday October 27, 2017 @03:28PM PSA: Apple's iPhone X Screen Repair Will Cost You $279
Friday October 27, 2017 @03:12PM Alphabet's Waymo Will Test Self-Driving Cars In Snowy Detroit
Friday October 27, 2017 @01:32PM British Company Adds the Word 'Blockchain' to Its Name, Sees Its Shares Surge 394%
Friday October 27, 2017 @05:52AM Amazon Tops 540K Employees After Swallowing Whole Foods in $13.7B Deal
Thursday October 26, 2017 @07:44PM Google Addresses Pixel 2 XL Display Issues, Pixel 2 Clicking Sounds With Software Updates
Thursday October 26, 2017 @05:22PM Microsoft Is Working On a Foldable Device With a Focus On Pen and Digital Ink
Thursday October 26, 2017 @04:54PM Critical Flaws In Maritime Communications System Could Endanger Entire Ships
Thursday October 26, 2017 @03:55PM Walmart Tests Shelf-Scanning Robots In Over 50 Stores
Thursday October 26, 2017 @03:40PM Tesla Hit With Labor Complaint On Behalf of Fired Factory Workers
Thursday October 26, 2017 @09:50AM San Francisco Just Took a Huge Step Toward Internet Utopia
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @10:18PM Uber Faces Engineers' Lawsuit Alleging Gender, Race Bias
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @06:42PM Tesla Turns Power Back On At Children's Hospital In Puerto Rico
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @03:20PM Electric Cars Emit 50 Percent Less Greenhouse Gas Than Diesel, Study Finds
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @03:16PM Verizon Will Stop Throttling Video On Unlimited Plans If You Pay An Extra $10 Per Month
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @01:13PM Amazon Key Puts Deliveries -- And Delivery People -- In Your Home
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @12:24PM Honolulu Now Fines People Up To $99 For Texting While Crossing Road
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @09:45PM Why We Must Fight For the Right To Repair Our Electronics
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @05:39PM New York State Bans E-Cigarettes Everywhere Traditional Cigarettes Are Prohibited
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @05:05PM Oracle, Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook Blow Even More Cash on Lobbying
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @05:03PM Some Pixel 2 Users Are Complaining About A High-Pitched Whine and Clicking Noises
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @04:16PM Tech Companies Pledge To Use Artificial Intelligence Responsibly
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @04:00PM Sony Reportedly Announcing New Robot Dog Next Month
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @11:01AM Bitcoin Pioneer Says New Coin To Work on Many Blockchains
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @09:08AM WeWork Employees Caught Spying on Competition
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @09:01AM Microsoft To Drop Lawsuit After US Government Revises Data Request Rules
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @01:44AM Tech Giants Are Paying Huge Salaries For Scarce AI Talent
Monday October 23, 2017 @05:21PM Star Trek: Discovery Is Returning For a Second Season
Monday October 23, 2017 @05:09PM Why Xbox One Backward Compatibility Took So Long
Monday October 23, 2017 @04:28PM Snapchat Reportedly Stuck With 'Hundreds of Thousands' of Unsold Spectacles
Monday October 23, 2017 @03:54PM Apple, Samsung Face New iPhone Damages Trial
Friday October 20, 2017 @07:46PM Tech Companies To Lobby For Immigrant 'Dreamers' To Remain In US
Friday October 20, 2017 @07:04PM Vungle CEO Arrested For Child Rape and Attempted Murder
Friday October 20, 2017 @04:16PM The US Government Keeps Spectacularly Underestimating Solar Energy Installation
Friday October 20, 2017 @04:08PM Body Camera Study Shows No Effect On Police Use of Force Or Citizen Complaints
Friday October 20, 2017 @04:00PM Software Developer Creates Personal Cryptocurrency
Friday October 20, 2017 @03:35PM Tim Cook Confirms the Mac Mini Isn't Dead
Friday October 20, 2017 @03:07PM Arkansas Will Pay Up To $1,000 Cash To Kids Who Pass AP Computer Science A Exam
Friday October 20, 2017 @02:14PM The AI That Has Nothing to Learn From Humans
Friday October 20, 2017 @12:50PM Consumer Reports Refuses To Recommend Microsoft Surface Book 2
Friday October 20, 2017 @03:33AM First Mass-Produced Electric Truck Unveiled
Thursday October 19, 2017 @06:19PM Blue Origin Successfully Test Fires Game-Changing BE-4 Rocket Engine
Thursday October 19, 2017 @06:11PM Could VR Field Trips Replace the Real Thing?
Thursday October 19, 2017 @04:23PM Alphabet Invests $1 Billion In Lyft
Thursday October 19, 2017 @03:53PM How Google's Pixel 2 'Now Playing' Song Identification Works
Thursday October 19, 2017 @03:36PM Apple Watch's LTE Suspended In China Possibly Due To Government Security Concerns
Thursday October 19, 2017 @03:28PM Almost Half of Tech Workers Worry About Losing Their Jobs Because of Ageism, Says Survey
Thursday October 19, 2017 @12:30PM Amazon Battles Google for Renewable Energy Crown
Thursday October 19, 2017 @09:40AM EU: No Encryption Backdoors But, Let's Help Each Other Crack That Crypto
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @04:16PM Bankers Publicly Embracing Robots Are Privately Fearing Job Cuts
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @04:02PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Ways To Get Companies To Actually Focus On Security?
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @03:32PM Microsoft Teases Multi-Day Battery Life For Upcoming ARM-Powered Windows Devices
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @02:53PM DeepMind's Go-Playing AI Doesn't Need Human Help To Beat Us Anymore
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @11:17AM The Internet Is Ripe With In-Browser Miners and It's Getting Worse Each Day
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @04:48PM ZTE Launches Axon M, a Foldable, Dual-Screened Smartphone
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @04:29PM Android Oreo Helps Google's Pixel 2 Smartphones Outperform Other Android Flagships
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @04:12PM Google Maps Ditches Walking Calorie Counter After Backlash
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @09:59AM Smartphones Are Killing Americans, But Nobody's Counting
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @09:21AM The Impossible Dream of USB-C
Monday October 16, 2017 @08:13PM Essential Is Getting Sued For Allegedly Stealing Wireless Connector Technology
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:36PM Every Patch For 'KRACK' Wi-Fi Vulnerability Available Right Now
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:19PM Microsoft's Fall Update With Redesigned Xbox Dashboard Is Now Available To All
Monday October 16, 2017 @03:38PM Apple To Appeal Five-Year-Long Patent Battle After $439.7 Million Loss
Friday October 13, 2017 @05:55PM Microwave Tech Could Produce 40TB Hard Drives In the Near Future
Friday October 13, 2017 @05:01PM Latest iOS Update Shows Apple Can Use Software To Break Phones Repaired By Independent Shops
Friday October 13, 2017 @04:23PM Samsung Electronics CEO Resigns Over 'Unprecedented Crisis'
Friday October 13, 2017 @04:19PM Steve Wozniak Announces Tech Education Platform 'Woz U'
Friday October 13, 2017 @04:13PM Apple To Ditch Touch ID Altogether For All of Next Year's iPhones
Friday October 13, 2017 @02:16PM Woz Wants To Retrain You For a Career in Tech