Slashdot Items Tagged "economy"

Date / Time Story
Sunday April 15, 2018 @01:42PM How the Quakers Became Unlikely Economic Innovators by Inventing the Price Tag
Friday March 30, 2018 @05:17PM The Gig Economy Keeps Growing, But Worker Benefits Aren't
Monday March 26, 2018 @05:26PM Few Countries Will Benefit From the AI Revolution
Monday March 05, 2018 @07:57PM Europe Plans Special Tax For Google, Apple, Facebook, and Amazon
Monday February 26, 2018 @12:41AM The American Midwest Is Quickly Becoming a Blue-Collar Version of Silicon Valley
Monday February 05, 2018 @11:28PM US Startups Don't Want To Go Public Anymore
Monday February 05, 2018 @05:33PM Samsung Billionaire Gets Off Easy
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @12:28AM Why Tether's Collapse Would Be Bad For Cryptocurrencies
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @06:41PM The US Drops Out of the Top 10 In Innovation Ranking
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @12:57PM The Rise Of The Contract Workforce
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @10:27PM Tim Cook Says Power Management Feature In Older iPhones Will Be Able To Be Turned Off In Future Update
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @10:53AM Now Hiring For a Fascinating New Kind of Job That Only a Human Can Do: Babysit a Robot
Thursday January 11, 2018 @05:55PM South Korea Plans To Ban Cryptocurrency Trading
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @05:47PM Spotify Files To Go Public
Friday December 22, 2017 @07:50PM Lithuania Calls On EU To Stop Adjusting Clocks For Daylight Savings
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @09:01PM The Silicon Valley Paradox: One In Four People Are At Risk of Hunger
Friday December 08, 2017 @09:59AM November Jobs Report: Economy Adds 228,000 Jobs; Unemployment Steady
Friday December 08, 2017 @09:25AM About 40 Percent of Bitcoin Is Held By 1,000 Users. If a Few of Them Want To Sell, That Could Tank Values
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @01:12AM 'We Could Fund a Universal Basic Income With the Data We Give Away To Facebook and Google'
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @05:28PM Tencent Says There Are Only 300,000 AI Engineers Worldwide, But Millions Are Needed
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @08:32PM America's 'Retail Apocalypse' Is Really Just Beginning
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @01:33PM China Shuts Down Tens Of Thousands Of Factories In Widespread Pollution Crackdown
Friday October 20, 2017 @05:16PM The US Government Keeps Spectacularly Underestimating Solar Energy Installation
Thursday October 12, 2017 @05:20PM Driverless Cars Are Giving Engineers a Fuel Economy Headache
Thursday October 12, 2017 @02:26PM We're Too Wise For Robots To Take Our Jobs, Alibaba's Jack Ma Says
Monday September 18, 2017 @04:16PM Slashdot Asks: Which IT Hiring Trends Are Hot, and Which Ones Are Going Cold?
Thursday September 07, 2017 @12:34PM Amazon Tries To Snuff Out a Bunch of Kindle Publishing Scams
Friday September 01, 2017 @01:29PM US Employers Struggle To Match Workers With Open Jobs
Thursday August 17, 2017 @01:16PM A 2:15 Alarm, 2 Trains and a Bus Get Her To Work by 7 AM
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @03:21PM The Quitting Economy
Monday July 10, 2017 @02:27PM Tesla Sales in Hong Kong Dry Up After Gov't Drops Tax Break
Friday July 07, 2017 @09:05AM 222,000 Jobs Added To US Payrolls In June; Unemployment Rate Rises To 4.4 Percent
Thursday July 06, 2017 @10:42AM 'In the Knowledge Economy, We Need a Netflix of Education'
Monday July 03, 2017 @03:38PM Young Men Are Working Less. Some Economists Think It's Because They're Home Playing Video Games.
Friday June 30, 2017 @06:53PM Uber, Airbnb Lead the Way as Sharing Economy Expands
Thursday June 29, 2017 @05:52PM There Is a Point At Which It Will Make Economical Sense To Defect From the Electrical Grid
Monday June 26, 2017 @05:14PM China, Canada Vow Not To Conduct Cyberattacks On Private Sector
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @11:40AM Jack Ma: In 30 Years People Will Work Four Hours a Day and Maybe Four Days a Week
Monday June 19, 2017 @05:25PM Ethiopia's Coffee Is the Latest Victim of Climate Change
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @08:37AM Self-Driving Cars Will Boost the Job Market, Says Marc Andreessen
Friday May 26, 2017 @02:28PM The Gig Economy Workforce Will Double In Four Years
Thursday May 25, 2017 @06:17PM US Senator Introduces the First Bill To Give Gig Workers Benefits
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @07:29PM Renewable Energy Powers Jobs For Almost 10 Million People
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @06:00PM The Tech Sector Is Leaving the Rest of the US Economy In Its Dust
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @03:42PM All Fossil-Fuel Vehicles Will Vanish In 8 Years, Says Stanford Study
Friday May 05, 2017 @08:57AM April Jobs Report: 211,000 Jobs Added, Unemployment At 4.4 Percent
Thursday May 04, 2017 @08:56PM Digital Economy Act: Illegal Kodi Streams Could Now Land Users In Prison For 10 Years
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:49PM Uber Contract 'Gibberish', Says MP Investigating Gig Economy
Friday March 24, 2017 @07:35PM Venezuelan Developers Are Using Bitcoin, Rare Pepe Trading Cards To Fight Against a Dismal Economy
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @06:00PM NSA, DOE Say China's Supercomputing Advances Put US At Risk
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @02:29PM If American Robots Had Their Own Economy, It'd Be Bigger Than Switzerland
Thursday March 09, 2017 @05:39PM The Promise of Blockchain Is a World Without Middlemen
Thursday February 23, 2017 @09:42PM Life Expectancy Set To Hit 90 In South Korea, Study Predicts
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @02:55PM iPhone Owners in US Spent $40 Each on Apps in 2016
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @11:19AM Indian IT Sector Warns Against US Visa Bill
Monday January 23, 2017 @11:31AM When Their Shifts End, Uber Drivers Set Up Camp in Parking Lots Across the US
Friday December 30, 2016 @03:50PM Apple To Cut iPhone Production By 10%: Nikkei
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @05:49PM More Than One-Third of Schoolchildren Are Homeless In Shadow of Silicon Valley
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @10:46PM UK 4G Coverage Worse Than In Romania and Peru, Watchdog Finds
Friday December 09, 2016 @04:15PM Uber Is Treating Its Drivers As Sweated Labor, Says Report
Friday December 02, 2016 @04:22PM Stephen Hawking: Automation and AI Is Going To Decimate Middle Class Jobs
Friday December 02, 2016 @09:59AM US Economy Added 178,000 Jobs in November; Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.6 Percent
Thursday November 17, 2016 @12:35PM Apple Explores Making iPhones in the US, Finds 'the Cost Will More Than Double': Nikkei
Monday October 31, 2016 @07:21PM Uber Drivers Are Company Employees Not Self-Employed Contractors, Rules British Court
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:46PM Uber Loses Right To Classify UK Drivers as Self-Employed
Thursday October 27, 2016 @01:41AM Hotel CEO Openly Celebrates Higher Prices After Anti-Airbnb Law Passes
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @11:04AM London To Tech Startups: Please Don't Mind the Brexit Gap
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @09:50AM More Gig Economy Workers Can Now Get Paid On Demand
Thursday September 15, 2016 @08:26PM Religion In US 'Worth More Than Google and Apple Combined'
Monday July 25, 2016 @03:19PM Millennials Are Obsessed With Side Hustles Because 'They're All' They've Got
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:54PM EPA's Gasoline Efficiency Tests Provide No Valid Information At All
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:10PM How The Internet Helps Sex Workers Keep Customers Honest
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @06:57PM Hyperloop One Says It Can Connect Helsinki To Stockholm In Under 30 Minutes
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @06:30PM Japan Says Yes To Mirrorless Cars
Monday July 04, 2016 @06:10PM SolarCity Pushing Industry To 40% Increase In Useful Lifetime of Solar Power Installations
Saturday July 02, 2016 @09:11AM Spain Runs Out of Workers With Almost 5 Million Unemployed
Friday June 24, 2016 @07:07PM Robot Pizza Company 'Zume' Wants To Be 'Amazon of Food'
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:48PM Bigger Isn't Better As Mega-Ships Get Too Big and Too Risky
Monday May 30, 2016 @05:04PM Stephen Hawking Calls Trump A 'Demagogue' Who Appeals 'To The Lowest Common Denominator'
Friday May 20, 2016 @08:56PM Microsoft Finds Legal Path To Launch Minecraft In China
Friday May 20, 2016 @05:19PM AI Will Create 'Useless Class' Of Human, Predicts Bestselling Historian
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @08:36PM Employers Struggle To Find Workers Who Can Pass A Drug Test
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @06:35PM Connecting Everyone To Internet 'Would Add $6.7 Trillion To Global Economy'
Friday May 06, 2016 @04:53PM San Diego To Run 100 Percent On Renewable Energy By 2035
Friday April 29, 2016 @07:24PM US Steel Says China Is Using Cyber Stealth To Steal Its Secrets
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @03:55PM Half Of Americans Think Presidential Nominating System 'Rigged'
Friday April 22, 2016 @07:06PM US Suicide Rate Surges To Highest Level In Almost Three Decades, Says Report
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @06:46PM GE's Move To Boston Could Revive Local Tech Business Ambitions
Sunday April 03, 2016 @01:05PM Tesla May Need Cash To Deliver On the Model 3, Says Analysts
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @09:07AM The World's Largest Renewable Energy Developer Could Go Broke
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @04:05PM Preterm Births Linked To Air Pollution Cost Billions In The US
Monday March 21, 2016 @03:12PM Obama Lands In Cuba As First US President To Visit In Nearly A Century
Monday March 21, 2016 @02:08PM Millionaires: Raise Our Taxes To Address Poverty, Fix Roads
Friday March 18, 2016 @02:36PM Bank of England Teams With New UK Cybersecurity Body
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @04:06AM Why Some Cities Get All the Good Jobs
Saturday November 14, 2015 @03:05PM Ask Slashdot: Undervalued, Livable American Tech Towns?
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @07:05PM Using Math To Tune a Video Game's Economy
Monday March 04, 2013 @09:39PM Swiss Referendum Backs Executive Pay Curbs
Saturday October 06, 2012 @12:21PM Ad Group Says Internet Accounts For 5.1M US Jobs, 3.7% of GDP
Tuesday September 25, 2012 @01:04PM Beer Is Cheaper In the US Than Anywhere Else In the World
Monday September 17, 2012 @05:28PM Hardware Is Dead — At Least Most Expensive Hardware Is
Tuesday August 14, 2012 @10:08AM Ask Slashdot: What's the Best Place To Relocate?
Saturday July 07, 2012 @11:33PM IT Salaries and Hiring Are Up — But Just To 2008 Levels
Saturday June 23, 2012 @08:02PM U.S. Gas Prices Continue To Fall
Thursday June 21, 2012 @10:22AM Why Bad Jobs (or No Jobs) Happen To Good Workers
Thursday April 05, 2012 @10:01AM MIT Institute's Gloomy Prediction: 'Global Economic Collapse' By 2030
Tuesday March 20, 2012 @12:59PM Sweden Moving Towards Cashless Economy
Thursday November 10, 2011 @12:53PM With Troop Drawdown, IT Looks To Hire More Vets
Thursday September 08, 2011 @08:51AM British CS Majors Doing Badly In the Jobs Market
Monday July 18, 2011 @03:56PM Bill Clinton Says 'Paint Your Roofs White'
Sunday July 10, 2011 @02:57PM New IMF Head Says US Must Raise Debt Limit, or Face 'Nasty Consequences'
Tuesday March 22, 2011 @06:37PM UK ISPs Hatch Plan To Block the Pirate Bay and Other File Sharing Sites
Thursday January 27, 2011 @03:06PM Official — Economic Crash Not Computers' Fault
Saturday November 20, 2010 @11:25PM Estonian Economist Suggests Abandoning Cash
Wednesday August 11, 2010 @02:41AM Monkeys Exhibit the Same Economic Irrationality As Us
Thursday June 24, 2010 @12:47PM Flash Crash Analysis of May 6 Stock Market Plunge
Sunday May 23, 2010 @07:07AM Oil Arrives In Louisiana; Defense Booms Inadequate
Thursday April 08, 2010 @09:27AM Digital Economy Bill Passed In the UK
Monday March 22, 2010 @05:29AM House Passes Massive Medical Insurance Bill, 219-212
Friday March 19, 2010 @06:22PM Health Care Reform
Thursday December 10, 2009 @12:29AM Each American Consumed 34 Gigabytes Per Day In '08
Monday November 09, 2009 @06:17PM What Computer Science Can Teach Economics
Thursday January 29, 2009 @03:53PM Fannie Mae Worker Indicted For Malicious Script