Slashdot Items Tagged "finance"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @05:21PM Banks Adopting Blockchain 'Dramatically Faster' Than Expected
Friday September 23, 2016 @10:52PM Accenture Patents a Blockchain-Editing Tool
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @11:35AM SWIFT Discloses More Cyber Thefts, Pressures Banks On Security
Friday August 12, 2016 @10:38AM Creator of Chatbot that Beat 160K Parking Fines Now Tackling Homelessness
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @09:13PM NASA's 'Journey To Mars' Initiative Might Be Delayed Due To Government Audit
Saturday July 30, 2016 @04:22AM The Chip Card Transition In the US Has Been a Disaster
Monday July 25, 2016 @03:19PM Millennials Are Obsessed With Side Hustles Because 'They're All' They've Got
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:10PM MasterCard Is Buying the Core of the British Payments Infrastructure
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @04:37PM Programming Bug Costs Citigroup $7M After Legit Transactions Mistaken For Test Data For 15 Years
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:40PM Seagate Fires 6,500, Or 14% of Workforce, Stock Soars
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @07:13PM UK Police Accessed Civilian Data For Fun and Profit, Says Report
Monday July 04, 2016 @10:41AM Tech Overtakes Finance Among Top Global Companies
Friday July 01, 2016 @05:43PM Senate Staffers Will No Longer Be Issued BlackBerry Devices
Thursday June 23, 2016 @08:48PM BlackBerry Remains Committed To Smartphone Business, Despite $670M Net Loss In Last Three Months
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @09:57AM Microsoft Launches NFC Payments For Windows 10 Phones
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @06:26PM DNC Hacker Releases Trump Opposition File
Monday May 30, 2016 @03:26PM Bitcoin Price Jumps 21% Over 4 Days, Reaching a 21-Month High
Thursday May 26, 2016 @06:12PM Anonymous Hackers Turned Stock Analysts Are Targeting US, Chinese Corporations
Thursday May 26, 2016 @06:00PM Anonymous Hackers Turned Stock Analysts Are Targeting US & Chinese Corporati
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @04:25PM Google France Being Raided For Unpaid Taxes
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @08:19PM Copyright Trolls Rightscorp Are Teetering On The Verge Of Bankruptcy
Friday April 22, 2016 @07:06PM US Suicide Rate Surges To Highest Level In Almost Three Decades, Says Report
Sunday April 03, 2016 @04:28PM Panama Papers: Data Leak Exposes Massive Official Corruption
Saturday March 26, 2016 @09:15AM Starboard Launches Proxy Fight To Remove Entire Yahoo Board
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:48PM 'Flash Crash' Trader Navinder Sarao Faces US Extradition
Monday March 21, 2016 @08:49AM Australia Promises To Remove Tax On Bitcoin, Support FinTech Innovation
Saturday March 19, 2016 @12:59AM Security Researcher Goes Missing After Investigating Bangladesh Bank Cyber-Heist
Friday March 18, 2016 @08:20PM Is $699 Too Much For a 13.3-inch Android E-ink Reader?
Thursday March 17, 2016 @09:57AM FCC Set To Approve Charter, Time Warner Cable Merger
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @09:58AM RBS Cuts Hundreds of Jobs As FCA Approves 'Robo-Advisers'
Monday March 14, 2016 @10:33AM China Criticizes Subsidized Ride-Hailing Apps As Anti-Competitive
Sunday March 13, 2016 @12:04PM Hackers Steal Bank's Crypto Credentials, But Are Foiled By Their Own Typo
Friday March 11, 2016 @01:04PM GM Buys Driverless Software Startup Cruise Automation
Thursday March 10, 2016 @02:02PM Bank of England Looks Into 'Centralized' Bitcoin Alternative, RSCoin
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @04:10PM FTC Demands Info From PCI Auditors On Breached Companies' Compliance
Saturday March 05, 2016 @12:12AM Paperless Statements Not Always Best Choice, Says New Report
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @12:36PM Japan Considers Treating Bitcoin As Conventional Currency
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @10:23PM To Secure ATM Transactions: Ditch the Card
Monday February 22, 2016 @12:19PM MasterCard Rolls Out 'Selfie' Verification For Mobile Payments
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @12:20PM Uber Losing $1 Billion a Year In China
Monday February 15, 2016 @09:42AM Goldman Sachs: VR and AR "Will Be The Next Generation Computing Platform" Worth $80 Billion By 2025
Thursday February 11, 2016 @06:52PM Google Settles Decade-Long Tax Dispute In UK
Thursday February 11, 2016 @01:18PM The Way VCs Think About Open Source: Mostly Wrong
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @01:29PM Identity Thieves Obtain 100,000 Electronic Filing PINs From IRS System
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @10:15AM Chinese Tech Group Offers To Buy Opera; Board Endorses
Friday February 05, 2016 @04:06PM Financial Advisers Disrupted By AI
Thursday February 04, 2016 @09:44AM Cisco To Acquire IoT Company Jasper For $1.4 Billion
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @10:25AM Yahoo To Fire Another 15% As Mayer Attempts To Hang On
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @09:51AM Microsoft To Acquire SwiftKey Predictive Keyboard Technology Company For $250M
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @07:25PM Magic Leap Raises $794 Million To Accelerate Adoption of Secretive AR Tech
Friday January 29, 2016 @05:45PM Xerox Splits Into Two Companies, Icahn Not Behind Move
Thursday January 28, 2016 @11:26AM Tim Cook: What's Good For the US Dollar Is Bad For Apple
Thursday January 28, 2016 @09:54AM A Crowdfunding Site To Help Pay Patients' Medical Bills
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @09:18AM San Francisco's Yellow Cab Files For Bankruptcy
Monday January 25, 2016 @03:09AM SaxoBank Predicts Universal Basic Income For Europe
Sunday January 24, 2016 @06:51PM Ransomware Hits Three Indian Banks, Causes Millions in Damages
Friday January 15, 2016 @10:08PM Cryptsy Bitcoin Trader Robbed, Blames Backdoor In the Code of a Wallet
Saturday January 09, 2016 @11:15AM GM Dumps $500 Million Into Lyft
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:04AM Indiegogo Launches a Crowdsourcing Business For Big Businesses
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @09:49AM Reluctance To Go Mobile Inhibiting Innovation In Financial Services
Monday December 21, 2015 @07:25AM Lazy Banks Push Back Implementation Date for Better Encryption
Thursday December 17, 2015 @11:20AM IBM and Linux Foundation To Create Blockchain For Major Financial Institutions
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @09:50AM Hedge Fund Manager Criticizes Yahoo for Wasting $3 Billion On Poor Acquisitions
Saturday December 12, 2015 @02:29PM MST3K Breaks Kickstarter Record
Friday December 11, 2015 @07:10PM Dow Chemical and DuPont Plan Huge Merger Followed By a Split
Thursday December 03, 2015 @11:39AM After Demanding $3 Million Ransom, Hacker Dumps Massive Customer Financial Data
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @01:41PM DHS Offering Free Vulnerability Scans, Penetration Tests
Sunday November 29, 2015 @04:54PM Purdue Experiments With Income-Contingent Student Loans
Thursday October 29, 2015 @05:23PM Chinese Hackers Targeted Insurer To Learn About US Healthcare
Friday October 23, 2015 @05:40PM Affordable Care Act Exchanges Fail To Detect Counterfeit Documentation
Thursday October 22, 2015 @08:19AM EU Rules Bitcoin Is a Currency, Exchanges Are VAT-Exempt
Sunday October 18, 2015 @06:28PM Disruptive Bloodwork Startup May Offer Mostly Vaporware
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @09:41AM LogMeIn To Acquire LastPass For $125 Million
Thursday October 08, 2015 @10:09AM Dell, EMC Said To Be In Merger Talks
Sunday October 04, 2015 @11:23AM When Fraud Detection Shuts Down Credit Cards Inappropriately
Friday October 02, 2015 @01:43AM China Beats US In Early Cuban Internet Infrastructure Investment
Friday September 11, 2015 @08:19AM Ellen Pao Drops Appeal of Gender Discrimination Suit
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @12:33PM Citi Report: Slowing Global Warming Could Save Tens of Trillions of Dollars
Sunday August 09, 2015 @09:09AM Tesla Suffering Cash Flow Issues; Every Model S Means a $4,000 Loss
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @12:08PM Behind the Microsoft Write-Off of Nokia
Saturday August 01, 2015 @03:07AM Silicon Valley's Big Lie
Thursday July 16, 2015 @06:39AM Twitter Stock Jumps Nearly 8 Percent After Fake Report
Thursday July 09, 2015 @11:08AM Microsoft Offers Washington a Bargain: More State Taxes, For More Education
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:55AM China's Stock Crash: $3.5 Trillion Wiped Out, $2.6 Trillion Frozen
Friday June 12, 2015 @07:28PM Adam Nimoy "For the Love of Spock" Documentary On KickStarter
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @08:35AM US Tech Companies Expected To Lose More Than $35 Billion Over NSA Spying
Sunday May 31, 2015 @12:05AM How Elon Musk's Growing Empire is Fueled By Government Subsidies
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @09:34AM Charter Strikes $56B Deal For Time Warner Cable
Monday May 25, 2015 @11:46AM Greece Is Running Out of Money, Cannot Make June IMF Repayment
Thursday May 21, 2015 @10:55AM Pre-Orders Start For Neo900 Open Source Phone
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @09:21AM Stock Market Valuation Exceeds Its Components' Actual Value
Friday May 08, 2015 @07:49PM 28-Year-Old Businessman Accused of Stealing $1 Billion From Moldova
Thursday May 07, 2015 @07:56AM Report: Microsoft Considering Salesforce Acquisition
Thursday April 02, 2015 @01:36PM Tesla's April Fool's Joke Spoofs Market Algorithms
Friday March 13, 2015 @09:59PM Uber Rival Lyft Raises $530M, Will Beef Up IT
Thursday March 05, 2015 @09:36AM French Nuclear Industry In Turmoil As Manufacturer Buckles
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @11:06AM Under US Pressure, PayPal Stops Working With Mega
Monday March 02, 2015 @11:13PM How a Kickstarter Project Can Massively Exceed Its Funding Goals and Still Fail
Thursday February 26, 2015 @09:56PM Pebble Time Smartwatch Receives Overwhelming Support On Kickstarter
Sunday February 22, 2015 @10:53AM Will Greek Finance Minister Varoufakis Support Cryptocurrency In Greece?
Friday February 20, 2015 @08:27PM No Tech Bubble Here, Says CNN: "This Time It's Different."
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @11:36AM Another Bitcoin Exchange Fraud
Saturday January 31, 2015 @07:29PM Apple Posts $18B Quarterly Profit, the Highest By Any Company, Ever
Saturday January 24, 2015 @12:29PM Winklevoss Twins Plan Regulated Bitcoin Exchange
Saturday January 24, 2015 @01:32AM Made-In-Nigeria Smart Cards To Extend Financial Services To the Poor
Thursday January 15, 2015 @01:36PM Bitcoin Volatility Puts Miners Under Pressure
Thursday January 01, 2015 @06:00PM Fraud, Not Hackers, Took Most of Mt. Gox's Missing Bitcoins
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @09:52AM JP Morgan Breach Tied To Two-Factor Authentication Slip
Saturday December 13, 2014 @08:54PM The Shale Boom Won't Stop Climate Change; It Could Make It Worse
Thursday December 11, 2014 @06:33PM Bank Security Software EULA Allows Spying On Users
Friday December 05, 2014 @06:18PM Should IT Professionals Be Exempt From Overtime Regulations?
Friday November 07, 2014 @08:11PM Florida-Based Magic Leap Builds Its Team With Bay Area Hires
Thursday November 06, 2014 @09:16AM PC Cooling Specialist Zalman Goes Bankrupt Due To Fraud
Tuesday November 04, 2014 @09:44AM Some Virgin Galactic Customers Demand Money Back
Monday October 27, 2014 @01:14PM Steve Ballmer Gets Billion-Dollar Tax Write-Off For Being Basketball Baron
Saturday October 25, 2014 @03:05AM Ballmer Says Amazon Isn't a "Real Business"
Thursday October 23, 2014 @10:43PM Judge Says EA Battlefield 4 Execs Engaged In "Puffery," Not Fraud
Thursday October 23, 2014 @11:00AM Ello Formally Promises To Remain Ad-Free, Raises $5.5M
Saturday October 11, 2014 @08:48PM Mining Kickstarter Data Reveals How To Match Crowdfunding Projects To Investors
Saturday October 11, 2014 @05:47PM Ex-NSA Director Keith Alexander's Investments In Tech Firms: "No Conflict"
Thursday September 25, 2014 @12:20PM Miss a Payment? Your Car Stops Running
Monday September 22, 2014 @05:51PM Is Alibaba Comparable To a US Company?
Sunday September 21, 2014 @08:52PM Vrvana's Totem HMD Puts a Camera Over Each Eye
Sunday September 21, 2014 @05:23PM Trouble In Branson-Land, As Would-Be Space Tourists Get Antsy Over Delays
Saturday September 20, 2014 @10:18PM Emails Cast Unflattering Light On Internal Politics of Healthcare.gov Rollout
Saturday September 20, 2014 @02:21PM Video Released, Crowdfunding Underway For Axiom Open Source Cinema Camera
Friday September 19, 2014 @10:35PM Why a Chinese Company Is the Biggest IPO Ever In the US
Wednesday September 17, 2014 @12:06PM Scotland's Independence Vote Could Shake Up Industry
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @08:37AM Funding Tech For Government, Instead of Tech For Industry
Friday September 12, 2014 @11:05AM Kickstarter's Problem: You Have To Make the Game Before You Ask For Money
Sunday August 24, 2014 @09:53AM Oregon Sues Oracle For "Abysmal" Healthcare Website
Friday June 27, 2014 @08:45PM Germany's Glut of Electricity Causing Prices To Plummet
Thursday June 12, 2014 @08:04AM Bloomberg Testing Productivity App For Oculus Rift
Thursday June 05, 2014 @03:45PM High Frequency Trading and Finance's Race To Irrelevance
Saturday May 31, 2014 @02:36PM New Federal Database Will Track Americans' Credit Ratings, Other Financial Info
Thursday May 01, 2014 @08:27AM Bloomberg's Trading Terminals Now Providing Bitcoin Pricing
Tuesday April 22, 2014 @09:07AM Netflix Plans To Raise Prices By "$1 or $2 a Month"
Saturday April 19, 2014 @11:43AM Russia Writes Off 90 Percent of North Korea Debt
Friday April 18, 2014 @08:46PM Investors Value Yahoo's Core Business At Less Than $0
Tuesday April 15, 2014 @10:50AM Slashdot Asks: How Do You Pay Your Taxes?
Tuesday April 15, 2014 @09:51AM How Amazon Keeps Cutting AWS Prices: Cheapskate Culture
Thursday April 10, 2014 @02:32PM Can the ObamaCare Enrollment Numbers Be Believed?
Tuesday April 08, 2014 @12:35PM Stem-Cell Research Funding Institute Is Shuttered
Tuesday April 08, 2014 @09:17AM Evidence Aside, FBI Says Russians Out To Steal Ideas From US Tech Firms
Thursday April 03, 2014 @01:43PM China Cracks Down On Bitcoin, Cuts Off Exchanges' Bank Access
Tuesday March 25, 2014 @10:17AM Big Data Breaches Give Credit Monitoring Services a Boost
Sunday March 23, 2014 @08:23PM Cryptocurrency Exchange Vircurex To Freeze Customer Accounts
Friday March 21, 2014 @08:56PM Linux May Succeed Windows XP As OS of Choice For ATMs
Thursday March 13, 2014 @09:22AM White House: Get ACA Insurance Coverage, Launch Start-Ups
Monday March 10, 2014 @05:05PM The Tangled Tale of Mt. Gox's Missing Millions
Monday March 10, 2014 @03:33AM Hackers Allege Mt. Gox Still Controls "Stolen" Bitcoins
Sunday March 09, 2014 @11:40PM Google Chairman on WhatsApp: $19 Bn For 50 People? Good For Them!
Thursday March 06, 2014 @09:05AM How Ireland Got Apple's $9 Billion Australian Profit
Saturday March 01, 2014 @01:36AM Tim Cook: If You Don't Like Our Energy Policies, Don't Buy Apple Stock
Friday February 28, 2014 @09:21PM MtGox Files For Bankruptcy Protection
Saturday February 22, 2014 @10:01AM Open Source Video Editor Pitivi Seeks Crowdfunding to Reach 1.0
Thursday February 20, 2014 @04:44PM WhatsApp: 2nd Biggest Tech Acquisition of All Time
Thursday February 20, 2014 @01:23PM Are Bankers Paid Too Much? Are Technology CEOs?
Sunday February 09, 2014 @10:21AM On the Practicalities of Counterfeit-Proof Physical Bitcoins
Saturday February 08, 2014 @02:54PM 25% of Charter Schools Owe Their Soul To the Walmart Store
Saturday February 08, 2014 @02:01AM Bitcoin Plunges After Mt. Gox Exchange Halts Trades
Friday January 10, 2014 @07:07PM The SEC Is About To Make Crowdfunding More Expensive
Saturday December 14, 2013 @02:58PM Investor Lawsuit Blames NSA For $12B Loss In IBM Value
Friday December 13, 2013 @07:11PM Oculus Raises $75 Million To Make VR Headset
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @08:27AM US Treasury Completes Bailout of General Motors
Friday December 06, 2013 @09:23PM About 25% of HealthCare.gov Applications Have Errors
Tuesday December 03, 2013 @12:19PM How Much Is Oracle To Blame For Healthcare IT Woes?
Saturday November 30, 2013 @11:22PM How Microwave Transmission Is Linking Financial Centers At Near-Light Speed
Saturday November 30, 2013 @08:23PM Officials Say HealthCare.gov Site Now Performing Well
Friday November 29, 2013 @06:55PM Computer Model Reveals Escape Plan From Poverty's Vicious Circle
Sunday November 24, 2013 @09:48AM Should the US Copy Switzerland and Consider a 'Maximum Wage' Ratio?
Thursday November 21, 2013 @09:49AM Cyprus University Accepts Bitcoin For Tuition Fee Payments
Tuesday November 19, 2013 @10:29AM Nokia Shareholders Approve Sale To Microsoft
Tuesday November 19, 2013 @09:36AM Why Not Fund SETI With a Lottery Bond?
Saturday November 16, 2013 @08:46PM Yearly FreeBSD Foundation Fundraising Campaign Is On
Tuesday November 12, 2013 @09:39AM How 3 Young Coders Built a Better Portal To HealthCare.gov
Thursday November 07, 2013 @11:04AM Healthcare.gov Official Resigns, Website Still a Disaster
Thursday November 07, 2013 @10:27AM As IPO Nears, Do Twitter's Active User Claims Add Up?
Saturday November 02, 2013 @04:15PM HealthCare.gov: What Went Wrong?
Tuesday October 15, 2013 @10:49AM Buried In the Healthcare.gov Source: "No Expectation of Privacy"
Sunday October 13, 2013 @07:25PM Oil Traders Misread Tweet, Oil Prices Spike
Thursday October 10, 2013 @05:35PM PengPod Crowdfunding a Tablet Made With OS-Switching In Mind
Thursday October 10, 2013 @12:08PM Will Cloud Services One Day Be Traded Just Like Stocks and Bonds?
Thursday October 10, 2013 @09:02AM Cost of Healthcare.gov: $634 Million — So Far
Tuesday October 08, 2013 @09:41AM Alcatel-Lucent To Cut 10,000 Workers, Calls It "Shift Plan"
Thursday September 26, 2013 @11:34AM Undiscovered Country of HFT: FPGA JIT Ethernet Packet Assembly
Thursday September 26, 2013 @09:59AM Gaming Legends Discuss Using Kickstarter For Their Next Projects
Sunday September 22, 2013 @10:24PM Crowdfunding Platform For Drupal Development Launches
Friday September 13, 2013 @07:37PM Sci-Fi Author Timothy Zahn Is Creating a Video Game
Thursday September 12, 2013 @11:41AM Michael Dell To Buy Dell Inc.
Thursday September 12, 2013 @08:28AM UK Gov't Outlines Plans To Privatize Royal Mail
Tuesday September 10, 2013 @08:17AM Icahn Abandons Bid To Prevent Dell From Going Private
Friday September 06, 2013 @06:39PM New Musopen Campaign Wants To "Set Chopin Free"
Friday September 06, 2013 @08:37AM PayPal Freezes MailPile's Account
Thursday August 22, 2013 @01:33PM NASDAQ Trading Halted Due To "Technical Issue"
Thursday August 22, 2013 @10:35AM Ubuntu Edge Draws Nearly $13M, But Falls Short of Indiegogo Goal
Friday August 16, 2013 @08:26PM Ubuntu Edge Now Most-Backed Crowdfunding Campaign Ever
Sunday August 11, 2013 @09:29AM New Animated PNG Creation Tools Intend To Bring APNG Into Mainstream Use
Thursday August 08, 2013 @06:43AM Finance Firm Bloomberg Goes In For $80,000 On Ubuntu Edge Project
Saturday July 13, 2013 @11:13PM Hulu Not For Sale, Time Warner May Join