Slashdot Items Tagged "workplace"

Date / Time Story
Thursday February 04, 2016 @10:22AM Survey: Average Successful Hack Nets Less Than $15,000
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @04:41PM Former DoE Employee Ensnared By Secret-Selling Sting Pleads Guilty
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @09:25AM Yahoo To Fire Another 15% As Mayer Attempts To Hang On
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @06:41PM How Uber Profits Even When Its Drivers Aren't Earning Money
Monday February 01, 2016 @04:06PM Former Yahoo Employee Challenges the Legality of Yahoo's Ranking System
Monday February 01, 2016 @11:28AM Let's Tear Down a Kiva Bot!
Saturday January 30, 2016 @11:48PM Apple: Losing Out On Talent and In Need of a Killer New Device
Thursday January 28, 2016 @05:26PM A Customer-Driven Business Model For Twitter
Wednesday January 27, 2016 @11:09AM Ask Slashdot: How To Work On Source Code Without Having the Source Code?
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @10:18AM Tech Salaries Had Biggest Year-Over-Year Leap In 2015
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @08:09AM Disney IT Workers Allege Conspiracy In Layoffs, File Lawsuits
Saturday January 23, 2016 @05:34PM Senior Citizens Hit the Road For Uber
Thursday January 21, 2016 @12:49PM Code Reviews vs. Pair Programming
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @11:01AM India Telecom Regulator Pooh-Poohs Facebook's Orchestrated Lobbying Campaign
Thursday January 14, 2016 @05:50PM Open Salaries: the Good, the Bad and the Awkward
Thursday January 14, 2016 @09:36AM EU Companies Can Monitor Employees' Private Conversations While At Work
Saturday January 09, 2016 @10:09PM Why Do Americans Work So Much?
Thursday January 07, 2016 @08:45AM Always-Listening IoT Devices Raise Security Policy Questions For the Workplace
Wednesday January 06, 2016 @03:29PM IBM Union Calls It Quits
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @10:32AM Tech Segments Facing Turbulence In 2016
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @08:49AM Reluctance To Go Mobile Inhibiting Innovation In Financial Services
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @08:46AM Dutch City To Experiment With Paying Citizens a "Basic Income"
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @12:07PM US Bureau of Labor Statistics: Programmer Jobs Will Decline 8%
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @11:22AM Seattle Passes First Uber Drivers' Union Into Law
Sunday December 13, 2015 @09:25PM Google Hosts Special Demo Day For Female Entrepreneurs
Friday December 11, 2015 @08:15PM No More QA: Yahoo's Tech Leaders Say Engineers Are Better Off Coding With No Net
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @09:55AM IT Worker Fired After Massive Georgia Data Breach Speaks Out
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @09:43AM The Hidden Costs of Going Freelance
Monday November 30, 2015 @09:58AM How Technology Is Increasing the Number of Jobs We Have
Sunday November 29, 2015 @06:36PM Contractors or Not, Seattle Uber Drivers Might Get Collective Bargaining
Sunday November 29, 2015 @02:36PM Facebook Expands Parental Leave Policy For All Employees Globally
Sunday November 29, 2015 @01:05PM Ethics: A Good Reason To Sit Further Away From Your Boss
Saturday November 28, 2015 @11:13AM Air Force Hires Civilian Drone Pilots For Combat Patrols
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @12:03PM Microsoft Blames Layoffs For Drop In Female Employees
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @07:57AM Disney IT Workers Prepare To Sue Over Foreign Replacements
Thursday November 19, 2015 @12:59PM Survey: Tech Pros Ignoring Work-Life Balance Is a Myth
Saturday November 14, 2015 @02:05PM Ask Slashdot: Undervalued, Livable American Tech Towns?
Friday November 13, 2015 @10:47AM Bank of England's Andy Haldane Warns Smart Machines Could Take 15M UK Jobs
Thursday November 12, 2015 @09:00AM Fury and Fear In Ohio As IT Jobs Go To India
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @08:12AM The Dawn of the Robotic Chef
Thursday November 05, 2015 @04:31PM Amazon Warns Employees About 'Million Mask March' On Seattle HQ Today
Thursday November 05, 2015 @11:18AM The $6,000 Computer Desk That Lets You Lie Down While You Work
Wednesday November 04, 2015 @11:03AM Why the Snowden Situation Shows 'Protected Disclosure' Is Critical
Thursday October 29, 2015 @08:03AM $600k Fine Over Data Center Death
Thursday October 29, 2015 @07:44AM Tech Unemployment Rising In Some Categories
Wednesday October 28, 2015 @10:31AM $70k Salaries Didn't 'Backfire'; Gravity Payments' Profits Have Doubled
Monday October 26, 2015 @08:00AM Ask Slashdot: Open Tools For Logbooks and Note-taking?
Friday October 23, 2015 @04:05PM In Turnabout, SunTrust Removes Contentious Severance Clause
Thursday October 22, 2015 @01:20PM Ask Slashdot: Worthwhile Security Training Courses?
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @12:05PM The Google Employee Who Opted For a Truck Over Bay Area Rents
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @07:43AM Bank's Severance Deal Requires IT Workers To Be Available For Two Years
Friday October 16, 2015 @05:38PM More Tech, STEM Workers Voluntarily Quitting Their Jobs
Thursday October 15, 2015 @01:18PM Ask Slashdot: Is it Practical To Replace C With Rust?
Thursday October 15, 2015 @09:33AM Orange County Developer To Install Tesla Batteries In Two Dozen Buildings
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @08:41AM LogMeIn To Acquire LastPass For $125 Million
Thursday October 08, 2015 @01:07PM 'First, Let's Get Rid of All the Bosses' -- the Zappos Management Experiment
Friday October 02, 2015 @06:17PM Volkswagen Diesel Scandal Logistics Imply Sizable Conspiracy
Friday October 02, 2015 @05:30PM American IT Workers Increasingly Alleging Discrimination
Thursday October 01, 2015 @02:03PM 30 Years a Sysadmin
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @08:02AM (Over-)Measuring the Working Man
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @07:55AM How Amazon's Robots Move Everything Around
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @12:03PM VW Fiasco Puts Ethics In Engineering Under the Spotlight, CEO Steps Down
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @07:31AM Groupon Is Closing Operations In 7 Countries, Laying Off 1,100
Monday September 21, 2015 @11:48AM Ask Slashdot: Herding Cats, Aging Systems?
Sunday September 20, 2015 @09:31PM Veteran FBI Employee Accused of Trying To Beat Polygraph, Suspended Without Pay
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @09:40PM HP To Jettison Up To 30,000 Jobs As Part of Spinoff
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @07:54AM Hire a Developer, Watch Them Work In Real-Time
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @07:36AM EU Court: Commuting to Customer Sites Counts as Work
Friday September 11, 2015 @10:49AM California Overturns Uber's Appeal: Its Drivers Are Employees, Not Contractors
Friday September 11, 2015 @09:15AM Chinese Tech Companies Hire 'Cheerleaders' To Motivate Programmers
Friday September 11, 2015 @07:19AM Ellen Pao Drops Appeal of Gender Discrimination Suit
Thursday September 10, 2015 @01:08PM Do Tech Firms Really Want Liberal Arts Majors?
Thursday September 10, 2015 @08:59AM Survey: More Women Are Going Into Programming
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @11:41AM Software Is Hiring, But Manufacturing Is Bleeding
Thursday August 27, 2015 @04:40PM Google May Try To Recruit You For a Job Based On Your Search Queries
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @01:42PM Ask Slashdot: Technical Resources For Non-Technical Disciplines?
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @07:34AM Ask Slashdot: New Employee System Access Tracking?
Monday August 24, 2015 @05:16AM Mostly Theater? Taking Aim At White House 'We the People' Petitions
Saturday August 22, 2015 @05:04PM Standardized Tests Blamed, Asian Students Ignored In Google-Gallup K-12 CS Study
Friday August 21, 2015 @05:22PM Amazon Work-Life Balance Defender: Prior Employer Nearly Killed Me and My Team
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:46AM Evidence That H-1B Holders Don't Replace US Workers
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:32AM Debate Over Amazon Working Conditions Goes Back Years
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @07:26AM "Father Time" Gets Another Year At NTP From Linux Foundation
Friday August 14, 2015 @09:54PM Federal Judge Calls BS On Homeland Security's 2008 STEM 'Emergency'
Thursday August 13, 2015 @03:46PM Nintendo Fires Employee For Speaking About Job On a Podcast
Thursday August 13, 2015 @09:31AM Facebook Intern Gets Preemptive Ax For Exposing Security Flaw
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @07:06PM Starting Now At Netflix: Unlimited Maternity and Paternity Leave
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @05:58PM Id Software Founds a New Office In Germany
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @07:33AM Researchers: The Thermostat In Your Office May Be Sexist
Saturday August 01, 2015 @02:07AM Silicon Valley's Big Lie
Saturday July 25, 2015 @03:05PM HP R&D Starts Enforcing a Business Casual Dress Code
Saturday July 25, 2015 @08:15AM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Store a Half-Petabyte of Data? (And Back It Up?)
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @08:46AM Woman Recruited By Google Four Times and Rejected Now Joins Age Discrimination Suit
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @10:55AM Ask Slashdot: Do You Use a Smartphone At Work, Contrary to Policy?
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:18PM Silicon Valley Still Wrestling With Diversity Issues
Monday July 20, 2015 @08:37PM IT Workers Training Their Foreign Replacements 'Troubling,' Says White House
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @10:45AM Hillary Clinton Takes Aim At 'Gig Economy'
Sunday July 12, 2015 @06:45PM J.J. Abrams On "Star Wars" Cast's Racial and Sexual Diversity
Sunday July 12, 2015 @01:06PM Ask Slashdot: Giving Users Extra-Firewall Access For Sites Normally Blocked?
Sunday July 12, 2015 @11:00AM Uber Class-Action Case May Hinge On What the Drivers Want
Saturday July 11, 2015 @05:55PM Is the Amazon-Led Economic Boom Wrecking Seattle?
Friday July 10, 2015 @05:35PM Ellen Pao Leaves Reddit; Site Founder Steve Huffman Makes a Triumphant Return
Friday July 10, 2015 @01:36PM The Uber Economy Needs a New Category of Worker
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:01AM Study: Women Less Likely To Be Shown Ads For High-paid Jobs On Google
Thursday July 09, 2015 @06:37AM Harry Shearer Returns To the Simpsons
Thursday July 09, 2015 @06:36AM Most Doctors Work While Sick, Despite Knowing It's Bad For Patients
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @07:36AM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Find Jobs That Offer Working From Home?
Saturday July 04, 2015 @09:53AM Ask Slashdot: How Much Did Your Biggest Tech Mistake Cost?
Thursday July 02, 2015 @01:51PM Volkswagen Factory Worker Killed By a Robot
Thursday July 02, 2015 @08:09AM Scientist Union's Talks Stall Over Pay
Sunday June 28, 2015 @12:06AM FB Reveals Woeful Diversity Numbers
Saturday June 27, 2015 @10:26AM Are We Too Quick To Act On Social Media Outrage?
Friday June 26, 2015 @09:28AM Average Duration of Hiring Process For Software Engineers: 35 Days
Friday June 26, 2015 @09:26AM Foxconn CEO Backpedals On Planned Robot Takeover
Sunday June 21, 2015 @10:01PM (Your Job) Is a Video Game
Thursday June 18, 2015 @08:13AM Elop and Others Leaving Microsoft, Myerson Taking Bigger Role
Thursday June 18, 2015 @07:02AM After Uproar, Disney Cancels Tech Worker Layoffs
Thursday June 18, 2015 @07:01AM Uber Drivers Are Employees, Not Contractors, Says California Labor Commission
Monday June 15, 2015 @06:08AM The Danger of Picking a Major Based On Where the Jobs Are
Saturday June 13, 2015 @11:06AM Tech Jobs and Apple: Every Bit As "Fun" As Pleasure Island?
Friday June 12, 2015 @06:20PM Ask Slashdot: What Asset Tracking Software Do You Recommend?
Thursday June 11, 2015 @01:20PM Nobel Prize-Winning Scientist Criticizes Role of Women In Labs
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @11:51AM Ask Slashdot: How To Turn an Email Stash Into Knowledge For My Successor?
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @10:29AM Stress Is Driving Developers From the Video Game Industry
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @09:34AM TSA Fails To Find Links To Terrorism of Airport Workers
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @08:32AM Ask Slashdot: Should We Expect Attacks When Windows 2003 Support Ends?
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @08:01AM On Managing Developers
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @08:00AM The Real Scars of Korean Gaming
Friday June 05, 2015 @05:10PM Ask Slashdot: Options After Google Chrome Discontinues NPAPI Support?
Monday June 01, 2015 @06:39AM Future of Employment: How Susceptible Are Jobs To Computerization?
Saturday May 30, 2015 @05:06PM Orange County Public Schools To Monitor Students On Social Media
Saturday May 30, 2015 @11:35AM Let's Take This Open Floor Plan To the Next Level
Saturday May 30, 2015 @11:02AM Ask Slashdot: Switching Careers From Software Engineering To Networking?
Friday May 29, 2015 @05:12PM Mandriva CEO: Employee Lawsuits Put Us Out of Business
Friday May 29, 2015 @04:43PM Professional Internet Troll Sues Her Former Employer
Thursday May 28, 2015 @10:41AM A Tool For Analyzing H-1B Visa Applications Reveals Tech Salary Secrets
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @05:01PM Global Business Leaders Say They Don't Know Enough About Technology To Succeed
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @08:05AM Apple Design Guru Jony Ive Named Chief Design Officer
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @08:00AM The Economic Consequences of Self-Driving Trucks
Friday May 15, 2015 @07:24AM A Plan On How To Stop Sexism In Science
Friday May 15, 2015 @06:28AM Ask Slashdot: Security Certification For an Old Grad?
Thursday May 14, 2015 @02:35PM Ask Slashdot: Career Advice For an Aging Perl Developer?
Thursday May 14, 2015 @01:29PM Harry Shearer Walks Away From "The Simpsons," and $14 Million
Thursday May 14, 2015 @11:12AM Is Agile Development a Failing Concept?
Monday May 11, 2015 @06:58AM Ask Slashdot: How To Own the Rights To Software Developed At Work?
Saturday May 09, 2015 @11:59PM FWD.us To Laid-Off Southern California Edison Workers: Boo-Hoo
Friday May 08, 2015 @06:51PM A Visual Walk Through Amazon's Impact On One Seattle Neighborhood
Thursday May 07, 2015 @08:37AM Why Companies Should Hire Older Developers
Thursday May 07, 2015 @06:51AM LinkedIn Used To Create Database of 27,000 US Intelligence Personnel
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @10:38AM Uber Forced Out of Kansas
Sunday May 03, 2015 @11:06PM How Silicon Valley Got That Way -- and Why It Will Continue To Rule
Saturday May 02, 2015 @05:30PM CareerBuilder Cyberattack Delivers Malware Straight To Employers
Saturday May 02, 2015 @04:29PM Bernie Sanders, Presidential Candidate and H-1B Skeptic
Friday May 01, 2015 @06:05PM Want 30 Job Offers a Month? It's Not As Great As You Think
Thursday April 30, 2015 @07:35PM Yes, You Can Blame Your Pointy-Haired Boss On the Peter Principle
Thursday April 30, 2015 @08:20AM Windows XP Support Deal Not Renewed By UK Government, Leaves PCs Open To Attack
Thursday April 30, 2015 @07:51AM Robots Step Into the Backbreaking Agricultural Work That Immigrants Won't Do
Thursday April 30, 2015 @07:20AM Disney Replaces Longtime IT Staff With H-1B Workers
Monday April 27, 2015 @11:46AM Google Executive Dan Fredinburg Among Victims of Everest Avalanche
Monday April 27, 2015 @11:45AM The Future Deconstruction of the K-12 Teacher
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @05:18PM Yahoo Called Its Layoffs a "Remix." Don't Do That.
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @07:42AM Robot Workers' Real Draw: Reducing Dependence on Human Workers
Saturday April 18, 2015 @07:57PM US Military To Recruit Civilian Cybersecurity Experts
Friday April 17, 2015 @07:47PM Columbia University Doctors Ask For Dr. Mehmet Oz's Dismissal
Friday April 17, 2015 @02:40PM MakerBot Lays Off 20 Percent of Its Employees
Thursday April 16, 2015 @10:26AM IT Worker's Lawsuit Accuses Tata of Discrimination
Thursday April 16, 2015 @09:10AM Seattle CEO Cuts $1 Million Salary To $70K, Raises Employee Salaries
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @10:49AM Cornell Study: For STEM Tenure Track, Women Twice As Likely To Be Hired As Men
Thursday April 09, 2015 @10:50AM Uber's Hiring Plans Show Outlines of Self-Driving Car Project
Thursday April 09, 2015 @09:07AM Netflix Algorithm Tells You When Your Best Employee Is About To Leave You
Thursday April 09, 2015 @07:09AM Reddit CEO Ellen Pao Bans Salary Negotiations To Equalize Pay For Men, Women
Saturday April 04, 2015 @05:34PM Is This the Death of the Easter Egg?
Friday April 03, 2015 @05:27PM Microsoft Celebrates 40th Anniversary
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @12:11PM Ask Slashdot: Dealing With User Resignation From an IT Perspective?
Saturday March 28, 2015 @01:03PM Ellen Pao Loses Silicon Valley Gender Bias Case Against Kleiner Perkins
Friday March 27, 2015 @06:05PM US Air Force Overstepped In SpaceX Certification
Friday March 27, 2015 @06:02PM Behind the Scenes At a Quantum Dot Factory
Friday March 27, 2015 @06:01PM Amazon Requires Non-Compete Agreements.. For Warehouse Workers
Thursday March 26, 2015 @09:57AM Jeremy Clarkson Dismissed From Top Gear
Tuesday March 24, 2015 @10:23AM A Bechdel Test For Programmers?
Tuesday March 24, 2015 @07:36AM Bring On the Boring Robots
Friday March 20, 2015 @06:17PM Hideo Kojima To Depart Konami; Metal Gear Franchise Changing Hands
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @07:55PM Lyft CEO: Self-Driving Cars Aren't the Future
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @02:28PM Stanford Study Credits Lack of Non-Competes For Silicon Valley's Success
Sunday March 15, 2015 @12:32AM Uber Sued Over Driver Data Breach, Adding To Legal Woes
Thursday March 12, 2015 @07:47AM Ask Slashdot: Issue Tracker For Non-Engineers?
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @12:51AM Obama Administration Claims There Are 545,000 IT Job Openings
Monday March 09, 2015 @12:34PM Do Tech Companies Ask For Way Too Much From Job Candidates?
Saturday March 07, 2015 @12:41PM Go R, Young Man
Friday March 06, 2015 @09:15PM Mozilla: Following In Sun's Faltering Footsteps?
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @01:47PM Ask Slashdot: Wireless Microphone For Stand-up Meetings?
Monday March 02, 2015 @09:12PM Games Workshop At 40: How They Brought D&D To Britain
Saturday February 28, 2015 @08:27AM Ask Slashdot: Whiteboard Substitutes For Distributed Teams?
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @10:48AM H-1B Visas Proving Lucrative For Engineers, Dev Leads
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @08:47AM Attention, Rockstar Developers: Get a Talent Agent
Friday February 20, 2015 @08:42PM The Robots That Will Put Coders Out of Work
Friday February 20, 2015 @07:03PM A123 Sues Apple For Poaching Employees
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @10:09AM Ask Slashdot: Version Control For Non-Developers?
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @09:41AM What To Do After Robots Take Your Job
Thursday February 12, 2015 @04:40PM Low Vaccination Rates At Silicon Valley Daycare Facilities