Slashdot Items Tagged "technology"

Date / Time Story
Saturday March 17, 2018 @12:00AM Amazon Alexa's 'Brief Mode' Makes the Digital Assistant Way Less Chatty
Friday March 16, 2018 @11:23PM Ford's Badly Needed Plan To Catch Up On Hybrid, Electric Cars
Friday March 16, 2018 @02:20PM Sierra Leone Records World's First Blockchain-Powered Election
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:45PM Facial Scanning Now Arriving At US Airports
Friday March 16, 2018 @10:46AM Ask Slashdot: Are There Any USB-C Wireless Video Solutions?
Friday March 16, 2018 @09:38AM Ask Slashdot: Are There Any USB-C Wireless Video Solutions?
Thursday March 15, 2018 @05:47PM Android Wear Needs More Than a New Name To Fight Apple Watch
Thursday March 15, 2018 @04:46PM Walmart Whistleblower Claims Cheating In Race With Amazon
Thursday March 15, 2018 @12:56AM Samsung Will Begin Offering Same-Day Repairs On Galaxy Phones This Week
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:32PM Scientists Create a Way For People With Amputations To Feel Their Prosthetics
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:04PM Reddit Is Bringing Promoted Posts To Its Mobile Apps
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @01:23PM Microsoft Announces Breakthrough In Chinese-To-English Machine Translation
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:29PM How Your Returns Are Used Against You At Best Buy, Other Retailers
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:16PM Amazon Recalls 260,000 Portable Power Banks For Fire Hazard
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @12:41AM US Navy Under Fire In Mass Software Piracy Lawsuit
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @12:13AM Apple Is Letting Companies Make 3.5mm To Lightning Cables Now
Monday March 12, 2018 @06:46PM Google To Reveal 'World's Highest Resolution OLED-On-Glass Display' For VR Headsets
Monday March 12, 2018 @04:34PM 'Slingshot' Malware That Hid For Six Years Spread Through Routers
Monday March 12, 2018 @04:22PM Apple Seems OK With Currency Miners In the Mac App Store
Monday March 12, 2018 @11:24AM Dial P for Privacy: The Phone Booth Is Back
Sunday March 11, 2018 @08:07PM Netflix's Secrets to Success: Six Cell Towers, Dubbing and More
Sunday March 11, 2018 @03:02PM Elon Musk: SpaceX's Mars Rocket Could Fly Short Flights By Next Year
Sunday March 11, 2018 @01:54PM EPA's Science Advisory Board Has Not Met in 6 Months
Sunday March 11, 2018 @04:25AM Report Says Radioactive Monitors Failed at Nuclear Plant
Sunday March 11, 2018 @04:20AM Feds Bust CEO Allegedly Selling Custom BlackBerry Phones To Sinaloa Drug Cartel
Friday March 09, 2018 @07:12PM MIT Plans To Build Nuclear Fusion Plant By 2033
Friday March 09, 2018 @07:05PM Lenovo Lays Off a Chunk of Its Motorola Smartphone Team
Friday March 09, 2018 @06:46PM California Bullet Train Costs Soar To $77.3 Billion, Will Take 5 Years Longer To Complete
Friday March 09, 2018 @06:32PM FCC Accuses Stealthy Startup of Launching Rogue Satellites
Friday March 09, 2018 @05:27PM 'Flippy,' the Fast Food Robot, Turned Off For Being Too Slow
Friday March 09, 2018 @05:27PM Apple Files Patent For a Crumb-Resistant MacBook Keyboard
Friday March 09, 2018 @05:19PM Android Beats iOS In Smartphone Loyalty, Study Finds
Friday March 09, 2018 @04:04PM China's Alibaba is Investing Huge Sums in AI Research and Resources -- and It Is Building Tools To Challenge Google and Amazon
Thursday March 08, 2018 @06:53PM Intel Launches Mainstream Optane SSD 800P Series Based On 3D Xpoint Memory
Thursday March 08, 2018 @05:53PM 'Personal Drone' Crash Causes 335-Acre Wildfire In Coconino National Forest
Thursday March 08, 2018 @04:49PM Slack Is Shutting Down Its IRC Gateway
Thursday March 08, 2018 @04:36PM Comcast's Protected Browsing Is Blocking PayPal, Steam and TorrentFreak, Customers Say
Thursday March 08, 2018 @01:19PM Why Humans Learn Faster Than AI
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @07:55PM Most Americans Think AI Will Destroy Other People's Jobs, Not Theirs
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @07:48PM Oculus Rift Headsets Are Offline Following a Software Error
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @07:34PM California Becomes 18th State To Consider Right To Repair Legislation
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @05:12PM Snap Is Laying Off Around 100 Engineers
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @04:55PM The Future of 'Fab Lab' Fabrication
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @04:51PM Samsung's New TVs Are Almost Invisible
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @04:40PM Android P Drops Support For Nexus Phones, Pixel Tablet
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @01:26PM Time To Bring Back the Software User Conference
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @05:44AM Mercedes' Futuristic Headlights Shine Warning Symbols On the Road
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @07:47PM Modders Get Intel's Coffee Lake CPUs To Run On Incompatible Motherboards
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @07:19PM Uber Self-Driving Trucks Are Now Moving Cargo For Uber Freight Customers
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @04:32PM Google Lens Is Coming To All Android Phones Running Google Photos
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @12:40PM Silicon Valley Is Over, Says Silicon Valley
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @01:10AM Flippy the Robot Takes Over Burger Duties At California Restaurant
Monday March 05, 2018 @06:10PM Apple Is Reportedly Making Its Own High-End Noise-Cancelling Headphones
Monday March 05, 2018 @05:56PM Google Unveils 72-Qubit Quantum Computer With Low Error Rates
Monday March 05, 2018 @05:23PM Six Tech Companies Filing Net Neutrality Lawsuit
Sunday March 04, 2018 @03:45PM Bad iPhone Notches Are Happening To Good Android Phones
Sunday March 04, 2018 @03:37PM Google Fiber Is a Faint Echo of the Disruption We Were Promised
Sunday March 04, 2018 @03:23PM Ask Slashdot: Best To-Do/Task List Software?
Sunday March 04, 2018 @02:54PM Levi Strauss Replaces Human Sanding With Automated Lasers
Sunday March 04, 2018 @02:45PM GitHub Survived the Biggest DDoS Attack Ever Recorded
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:23AM Apple To Release a Cheaper MacBook Air Later This Year
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:09AM YouTube Hiring For Some Positions Excluded White and Asian Men, Lawsuit Says
Saturday March 03, 2018 @11:52PM Amazon's Jeff Bezos Called Out On Counterfeit Products Problem
Wednesday February 28, 2018 @02:50PM AI Will Create New Jobs But Skills Must Shift, Say Tech Giants
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @08:45PM IBM's Watson Is Going To Space
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @06:53PM Amazon Buys Smart Doorbell Maker Ring For a Reported $1 Billion
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @06:48PM New Apple Patent Imagines an OLED Screen As a Keyboard For MacBooks
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @05:37PM Bill Gates: Cryptocurrency Is 'Rare Technology That Has Caused Deaths In a Fairly Direct Way'
Monday February 26, 2018 @11:57PM Children Struggle To Hold Pencils Due To Too Much Tech, Doctors Say
Monday February 26, 2018 @05:38PM Microsoft Starts Selling Lumia Windows Phones Again
Monday February 26, 2018 @04:47PM Pop-Up Cameras Could Soon Be a Mobile Trend
Monday February 26, 2018 @04:28PM Tesla Model 3 Torn Down, Hacked and Set On a Dynamometer, Exposing Unusual Tech Details
Monday February 26, 2018 @10:53AM Studies Are Increasingly Clear: Uber, Lyft Congest Cities
Monday February 26, 2018 @12:52AM Samsung Announces the Galaxy S9 With a Dual Aperture Camera, AR Emojis
Monday February 26, 2018 @12:41AM The American Midwest Is Quickly Becoming a Blue-Collar Version of Silicon Valley
Sunday February 25, 2018 @02:33AM Tesla Deploys Over 300 Powerwalls To Give Hawaiian School Kids AC
Sunday February 25, 2018 @02:15AM Worldwide Smartphone Shipments Down For First Time Ever
Sunday February 25, 2018 @02:04AM Trump Administration Cracks Down On H-1B Visa Abuse
Sunday February 25, 2018 @01:47AM 'Memtransistor' Brings World Closer To Brain-Like Computing
Sunday February 25, 2018 @01:25AM Automated Cars Are Not Able To Use the Automated Car Wash
Sunday February 25, 2018 @12:02AM Researchers From MIT and Harvard University Present a Paper Describing a New System, Dubbed Veil, That Makes Private Browsing More Private
Friday February 23, 2018 @10:14PM Japanese Scientists Invent Floating 'Firefly' Light
Friday February 23, 2018 @09:09PM Ask Slashdot: Software To Visualize, Manage Homeowner's Association Projects?
Friday February 23, 2018 @01:18PM Supreme Court Declines To Broaden Whistleblower Protections
Friday February 23, 2018 @10:03AM Samsung Rescues Data-Saving Privacy App Opera Max and Relaunches it as Samsung Max
Thursday February 22, 2018 @06:01PM Study Finds Automatic Braking With Rearview Cameras, Sensors Can Cut Backup Crashes By 78 Percent
Thursday February 22, 2018 @05:30PM Nearly Half of Parents Worry Their Child Is Addicted To Mobile Devices, Study Finds
Thursday February 22, 2018 @05:21PM Elon Musk Steps Down From AI Safety Group To Avoid Conflict of Interest With Tesla
Thursday February 22, 2018 @12:39PM Amazon May Open Up To Six More Automated Stores This Year
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @06:57PM Boston Dynamics Is Teaching Its Robot Dog To Fight Back Against Humans
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @11:52AM 'Tech Companies Should Stop Pretending AI Won't Destroy Jobs'
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @10:15AM Lawsuits Threaten Infosec Research -- Just When We Need it Most
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @08:16AM The Car of the Future Will Sell Your Data
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @10:20PM Flixster Video Shuts Down
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @05:15PM Slashdot Asks: Which Smart Speaker Do You Prefer?
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @04:35PM Jeff Bezos Shares Video of 10,000-Year Clock Project
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @04:27PM The Swype Smartphone Keyboard Is Dead
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @04:10PM Uber CEO Sees Commercialization of Flying Taxis in 5-10 Years
Monday February 19, 2018 @04:46PM How UPS Delivers Faster Using $8 Headphones and Code That Decides When Dirty Trucks Get Cleaned
Sunday February 18, 2018 @11:53PM IBM Sues Microsoft's New Chief Diversity Officer To Protect Diversity Trade Secrets
Sunday February 18, 2018 @11:44PM Salon Magazine Mines Monero On Your Computer If You Use an Ad Blocker
Saturday February 17, 2018 @05:16PM Silicon Valley Singles Are Giving Up On the Algorithms of Love
Friday February 16, 2018 @07:57PM Distracted Driving: Everyone Hates It, But Most of Us Do It, Study Finds
Friday February 16, 2018 @05:40PM Apple Says That All New Apps Must Support the iPhone X Screen
Friday February 16, 2018 @05:32PM Judge Won't Let FCC's Net Neutrality Repeal Stop Lawsuit Alleging Charter Throttled Netflix
Thursday February 15, 2018 @08:27PM Electronics-Recycling Innovator Faces Prison For Extending Computers' Lives
Thursday February 15, 2018 @06:39PM Bloomberg Starts Tracking Tesla Model 3 Production
Thursday February 15, 2018 @05:29PM France's Telecom Regulator Thinks Net Neutrality Should Also Apply To Devices
Thursday February 15, 2018 @01:54AM Windows 10 Is Adding an Ultimate Performance Mode For Pros
Thursday February 15, 2018 @01:48AM Cryptocurrency Miners Are 'Limiting' the Search For Alien Life Now
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @06:01PM New Silicon Chip-Based Quantum Computer Passes Major Test
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @08:53PM Hospitals May Turn To Algorithms To Fight Fatal Infections
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @05:14PM Huawei Got People To Write Fake Reviews For An Unreleased Phone
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @03:49PM Porsche Is 3D Printing Hard-To-Find Parts For The 959 And Other Classics
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @01:29PM Bill Gates: Tech Companies Inviting Government Intervention
Monday February 12, 2018 @07:26PM Amazon Is Designing Custom AI Chips For Alexa
Monday February 12, 2018 @06:01PM Reddit Audiophiles Test HomePod, Say It Sounds Better Than $1,000 Speaker
Monday February 12, 2018 @10:40AM Why Paper Jams Persist
Sunday February 11, 2018 @06:55AM Facial Recognition Is Accurate, if You're a White Guy
Saturday February 10, 2018 @07:37PM Researchers Discover Efficient Way To Filter Salt, Metal Ions From Water
Saturday February 10, 2018 @04:43PM German Authorities Are Considering a Ban On Loot Boxes
Saturday February 10, 2018 @03:25PM Researchers Are Developing An Algorithm That Makes Smartphones Child-Proof
Saturday February 10, 2018 @06:21AM US Transportation Department Calls For 'Summit' On Autonomous Cars
Saturday February 10, 2018 @05:13AM Rejoice: Samsung's Next Flagship Smartphone Looks To Keep the Headphone Jack Alive
Friday February 09, 2018 @11:55PM Ask Slashdot: What Is Missing In Tech Today?
Friday February 09, 2018 @09:04PM Ask Slashdot: What Is Missing In Tech Today?
Friday February 09, 2018 @05:23PM Amazon To Take On UPS, FedEx Via 'Shipping With Amazon'
Friday February 09, 2018 @03:32PM 51 Percent of Financial Services Companies Believe Existing Tech is Holding Them Back
Friday February 09, 2018 @10:02AM YouTube Suspends Ads on Logan Paul's Channels After 'Recent Pattern' of Behavior in Videos
Friday February 09, 2018 @02:21AM Elon Musk Explains Why SpaceX Prefers Clusters of Small Engines
Thursday February 08, 2018 @06:58PM Arizona Introduces Bill That Would Allow Residents To Pay Taxes In Bitcoin
Thursday February 08, 2018 @03:38PM Apple Says the Leaked iPhone Source Code is Outdated
Thursday February 08, 2018 @01:34PM Salaries For Workers in Technology Roles, Including Software Engineers and Product Managers, Peak Around Age 45
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @07:19PM Foxconn Unit To Cut Over 10,000 Jobs As Robotics Take Over
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @06:58PM Nest Is Done As a Standalone Alphabet Company, Merges With Google
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @05:24PM Chinese Companies Hunt for AI Talent at American Conference
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @01:06PM Before They Can Drive a Taxi, London's Cabbies Have To Commit the City To Memory in a Rigorous Test Called the Knowledge
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @11:50PM Senate Cryptocurrency Hearing Strikes a Cautiously Optimistic Tone
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @07:23PM What Apple's Battery Health 'Fix' Looks Like
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @06:07PM Apple Homepod Review: Locked In
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @05:54PM FCC Report Claims Broken Broadband Market Has Been Fixed By Killing Net Neutrality
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @05:06PM SpaceX Successfully Lands Two Falcon Heavy Boosters Simultaneously After Rocket Launch [Update]
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @04:38PM Female Uber Drivers Get Paid Less Than Men, Says Study
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @04:21PM A Flaw In Hotspot Shield Can Expose VPN Users, Locations
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @03:27PM False Tsunami Warning Sent To the East Coast, Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean
Monday February 05, 2018 @11:28PM US Startups Don't Want To Go Public Anymore
Monday February 05, 2018 @08:23PM What We Learned From Day 1 of the Uber and Alphabet Trial
Monday February 05, 2018 @05:42PM Android Oreo Passes 1 Percent Adoption After 5 Months, Nougat Finally Takes First Place
Monday February 05, 2018 @05:33PM Samsung Billionaire Gets Off Easy
Monday February 05, 2018 @05:21PM Google Enables Pixel Visual Core For Better Instagram, Snapchat, and WhatsApp Photos
Monday February 05, 2018 @11:09AM New Digital Technology Can, in Some Circumstances, Make Businesses Less Productive
Friday February 02, 2018 @10:45PM Uber Study Says Self-Driving Trucks Will Result In More Truck Drivers, Not Less
Friday February 02, 2018 @09:50PM NIH Study Links Cellphone Radiation To Cancer In Male Rats
Friday February 02, 2018 @07:05PM Cloudflare Is Liable For Pirate Sites and Has No Safe Harbor, Publisher Says
Friday February 02, 2018 @05:19PM Tesla Will Sell Solar Panels, Powerwalls At Home Depot
Friday February 02, 2018 @04:33PM Chrome OS Is Almost Ready To Replace Android On Tablets
Friday February 02, 2018 @03:39PM Microsoft Is Now Selling a Surface Laptop With An Intel Core m3 Processor For $799
Friday February 02, 2018 @01:03AM LG Settles Bootloop Lawsuit With $425 Cash Or a $700 Rebate Toward a New LG Phone
Thursday February 01, 2018 @05:41PM Ask Slashdot: Which Tech Company Do You Respect Most?
Thursday February 01, 2018 @05:19PM Apple Begins Selling Refurbished iPhone 7 and 7 Plus Models
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @07:02PM SpaceX Successfully Launches Satellite Into Orbit On a Used Falcon 9 Rocket
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @06:59PM NASA Poised To Topple a Planet-Finding Barrier
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @06:26PM Tinder Must Stop Charging Its Older Users More For 'Plus' Features, Court Rules
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @05:33PM GDC Rescinds Award For Atari Founder Nolan Bushnell After Criticisms of Sexually Inappropriate Behavior
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @05:17PM Ford Patents Driverless Police Car That Ambushes Lawbreakers Using AI
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @04:40PM Big Backing For 'Universal Stylus' Campaign
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @10:04AM Apple: We Would Never Degrade the iPhone Experience To Get Users To Buy New Phones
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @12:28AM Why Tether's Collapse Would Be Bad For Cryptocurrencies
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @10:49PM Mazda Says Its Next-Gen Gasoline Engine Will Run Cleaner Than An Electric Car
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @06:17PM Pocket-Sized DNA Reader Used To Scan Entire Human Genome Sequence
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @05:47PM Google Play Removed 700,000 Bad Apps In 2017, 70 Percent More Than In 2016
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @05:24PM Verizon Drops Plans To Sell Huawei Phones Due To US Government Pressure
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @04:04PM US Government Investigates Apple Over iPhone Battery Slowdowns
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @02:01PM False Hawaii Missile Alert Sent After Drill Recording Said 'This Is Not A Drill'
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @12:19AM MPEG Founder Says the MPEG Business Model Is Broken
Monday January 29, 2018 @06:57PM World's Second Largest Meat Processor Invests In Lab-Grown Meat Startup
Monday January 29, 2018 @06:46PM Americans Are Saving Energy Because Fewer People Go Outside
Monday January 29, 2018 @06:22PM Ethereum Startup Vanishes After Seemingly Making $11, Leaves Message: 'Penis'
Monday January 29, 2018 @05:42PM There May Not Be An iPhone SE 2 After All
Monday January 29, 2018 @05:30PM Inside Amazon's Mini Rainforest Work Space Spheres
Friday January 26, 2018 @09:35PM Tesla Employees Say Gigafactory Problems Are Worse Than Known
Friday January 26, 2018 @09:29PM Amateur Astronomer Discovers Long-Dead NASA Satellite Has Come Back To Life
Friday January 26, 2018 @07:34PM Facial Recognition Integrates With IFTTT
Friday January 26, 2018 @05:04PM Walmart Teams Up With Kobo To Sell EBooks and Audiobooks
Thursday January 25, 2018 @07:45PM China Is Quickly Switching From Pirating To Streaming
Thursday January 25, 2018 @07:41PM Apple Prepares MacOS Users For Discontinuation of 32-Bit App Support
Thursday January 25, 2018 @07:14PM Jack White Bans Cellphones At Concerts For '100% Human Experience'
Thursday January 25, 2018 @06:39PM Researchers Warn of Physics-Based Attacks On Sensors
Thursday January 25, 2018 @06:30PM Former Employees Say Lyft Staffers Spied On Passengers
Thursday January 25, 2018 @05:33PM CNN Shutters Casey Neistat's Video Company Beme, Which It Bought 14 Months Ago For $25 Million
Thursday January 25, 2018 @03:38PM Tech Firms Let Russia Probe Software Widely Used by US Government
Thursday January 25, 2018 @03:09PM The Doomsday Clock Just Ticked Closer To Midnight
Thursday January 25, 2018 @12:01PM Senator Asks FBI Director To Justify His 'Ill-Informed' Policy Proposal For Encryption
Thursday January 25, 2018 @11:12AM Admiral Charges Hotmail Users More For Car Insurance
Thursday January 25, 2018 @01:22AM Study Links Decline In Teenagers' Happiness To Smartphones
Thursday January 25, 2018 @01:06AM Scientists Develop Glucose-Tracking Smart Contact Lenses Comfortable Enough To Wear
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @08:15PM Fitbit Will End Support For Pebble Smartwatches In June
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @06:38PM Apple Adds Medical Records Feature For iPhone
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @05:23PM Two Twin Long-Tailed Macaque Monkeys Are the First Primates Cloned Using the Dolly Method
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @02:10PM Tax Change Aims to Lure Intellectual Property Back to the US