Slashdot Items Tagged "culture"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @01:42PM Information Overload No Problem For Most Americans: Survey
Monday December 05, 2016 @01:33PM Interns At Tech Companies Are Better Paid Than Most American Workers
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @10:00AM Uber Drivers Demand Higher Pay in Nationwide Protest
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @09:25AM Amazon Worker Jumps Off Company Building After Email Note
Monday November 28, 2016 @10:36AM Fearing Tighter US Visa Regime, Indian IT Firms Rush To Hire
Thursday November 24, 2016 @07:24PM Amazon Makes Good On Its Promise To Delete 'Incentivized' Reviews
Monday November 21, 2016 @01:06PM Samsung and Panasonic Accused Over Supply Chain Labour Abuses in Malaysia
Monday November 21, 2016 @11:26AM 'Quit Social Media. Your Career May Depend on It.'
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @10:13AM Samsung Takes Out Full-page Ads on WSJ, NYTimes, and WaPo To Apologize For Note 7 Defects
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @08:54AM US President Barack Obama Criticizes Facebook of Spreading Fake Stories
Monday November 07, 2016 @02:41PM India's New Delhi Now Most Polluted City on Earth, Air Quality Well Beyond 'Hazardous' Level
Thursday November 03, 2016 @08:05AM LinkedIn, Glassdoor Add Tools To Reveal Your Pay Potential
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @02:12PM Hulk Hogan Settles With Gawker For $31 Million
Friday October 28, 2016 @03:46PM Uber Loses Right To Classify UK Drivers as Self-Employed
Friday October 28, 2016 @03:25PM Let Researchers Try New Paths
Thursday October 27, 2016 @09:04AM World Wildlife Falls By 58% in 40 years
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @02:28PM Noisy Coworkers And Other Sounds Are Top Distraction in Workplace, Study Says
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @10:28AM In China, Some Apple Users Opt For iPhone Makeover Rather Than Buy New
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @05:52AM Global CO2 Concentration Passes Threshold of 400 ppm -- and That's Bad for the Climate
Thursday October 20, 2016 @02:06PM Elon Musk: Negative Media Coverage of Autonomous Vehicles Could be 'Killing people'
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @10:59AM LinkedIn Promises To Bring Order and Meaning To Your Useless Endorsements
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @08:46PM Ecuador Acknowledges Limiting Julian Assange's Web Access
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @10:06AM Americans Work 25% More Than Europeans, Study Finds
Monday October 17, 2016 @03:54PM Tomorrow's Wars Will Be Livestreamed
Monday October 17, 2016 @09:31AM London Insists on English Requirement For Private Hire Drivers
Saturday October 15, 2016 @06:01AM Silicon Valley Big Data Startup Palantir Responds To Labor Department's Discrimination Lawsuit
Friday October 14, 2016 @04:01PM Billionaire Tech Investors Support Divisive Plan To Ban San Francisco's Homeless Camps
Friday October 14, 2016 @11:58AM Images Show Further Damage To Great Barrier Reef, But Scientists Assure It's Not Dead
Friday October 14, 2016 @11:13AM 2016 Has Been an Ugly Year For Tech Layoffs, and It's Going To Get Worse, Says Analyst
Thursday October 13, 2016 @02:09PM Inventor of C Dennis Ritchie Honored With Second Death
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @10:34AM Most Businesses Haven't Inspected Cloud Services For Malware
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @10:24AM White House: AI Holds the Potential To Be a Major Driver of Economic Growth and Social Progress
Friday September 30, 2016 @10:23AM Author Says Going Offline For 24 Hours a Week Has Significantly Improved His Health, Sanity and Happiness
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @08:50AM More Gig Economy Workers Can Now Get Paid On Demand
Friday September 16, 2016 @10:55AM Autonomous Vehicles Won't Give Us Any More Free Time, Says Study
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:09PM It's Not Just Wells Fargo - How Sales Targets Can Encourage Wrongdoing
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @09:41AM Samsung, LG Sued Over US Employee Recruiting Policies
Monday September 12, 2016 @02:53PM Digital Wallets Have Yet To Catch On, JPMorgan Executive Says
Monday September 12, 2016 @10:32AM Apple's Response To Diversity Criticism: 'We Had a Canadian' Onstage at iPhone 7 Event
Friday September 09, 2016 @10:53AM Facebook Co-Founder Commits $20 Million To Help Defeat Trump
Thursday September 08, 2016 @10:51AM It's Official: You're Lost In a Directionless Universe
Monday September 05, 2016 @09:12AM Apps Are Devouring the Open Web
Friday September 02, 2016 @09:38AM No, the Internet Has Not Killed the Printed Book - Most People Still Prefer Them
Friday September 02, 2016 @08:45AM Android Users More Honest and Humble Than iPhone Users, Study Says
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @03:06PM No Coding in Palo Alto? City Takes On Silicon Valley Growth
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @10:29AM Facebook Lets Users Prompt Danger Alert
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @10:08AM Not Using Smartphones Can Improve Productivity By 26%, Says Study
Monday August 29, 2016 @10:15AM Apple Is Making Life Terrible In Its Factories
Friday August 26, 2016 @02:14PM Amazon Is Testing a 30-Hour, 75% Salary Workweek
Friday August 26, 2016 @09:28AM Robot Babies Not Effective Birth Control, Australian Study Finds
Friday August 26, 2016 @09:09AM Second Confirmed Death In Japan Involving Pokemon Go
Thursday August 25, 2016 @10:01AM Driver Killed a Pedestrian in Japan While Playing Pokemon Go
Thursday August 25, 2016 @09:45AM Uber Loses At Least $1.2 Billion In First Half of 2016
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @02:42PM Apple Under Tim Cook: More Socially Responsible, Less Visionary
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @10:19AM Hey Google, Want To Fix Android Updates? Hit OEMs Where It Hurts
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @09:37AM Pokemon Go Daily Active Users, Downloads, Engagement Are Dropping
Friday August 19, 2016 @10:56PM Amazon To Experiment With Part-Time Tech Teams
Thursday August 18, 2016 @01:51PM When We're Happy, We Actively Sabotage Our Good Moods With Grim Tasks
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @02:56PM Intel's Joule is Its Most Powerful Dev Kit Yet
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @08:07AM Too Many New Smartphone Models Released Each Year: Survey
Thursday August 11, 2016 @04:42PM A Bit of Cash Can Keep Someone Off the Streets For 2 Years or More
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @09:42AM They Quite Literally Don't Make Games the Way They Used To
Monday August 08, 2016 @11:20AM US To Auction $1.6 Million Worth of Bitcoin From Various Cases
Friday August 05, 2016 @11:32AM BlackBerry Enters New Phase Of Patent Monetization, Sues Internet Telephony Firm Avaya
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @01:43PM Bar In UK Uses Faraday Cage To Block Mobile Phone Signals
Saturday July 30, 2016 @08:20PM Mr. Robot 'Plugs' uTorrent and Pirate Release Groups
Friday July 29, 2016 @02:27PM Amazon Reaches New High Of 268,900 Employees -- Skyrocketing 47% In Just One Year
Thursday July 28, 2016 @01:33PM Stiglitz Calls Apple's Profit Reporting In Ireland 'a Fraud'
Monday July 25, 2016 @02:19PM Millennials Are Obsessed With Side Hustles Because 'They're All' They've Got
Friday July 22, 2016 @01:32PM China Wants To Be a Top 10 Nation For Automation By Putting More Robots In Its Factories
Monday July 18, 2016 @11:23AM Millennials Set To Earn Less Than Generation X
Friday July 15, 2016 @02:33PM Facebook Makes Little Progress in Race and Gender Diversity
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @03:10PM TOS Agreements Require Giving Up First Born -- and Users Gladly Consent
Monday July 11, 2016 @12:13PM Hamilton Producer Jeffrey Seller: Live Theater Is the Antidote To Digital Overload
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:36AM Tech Workers Think Silicon Valley and Startups Are Losing Their Luster
Saturday July 09, 2016 @10:34AM Tech Job Postings Are Down 40% On Popular Job Boards
Saturday July 09, 2016 @10:21AM Amazon's Chinese Counterfeit Problem Is Getting Worse
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @09:33AM Millions of Chinese Stream Reality Shows Starring Themselves
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @12:14PM Uber Hires a Robot To Patrol Its Parking Lot and It's Way Cheaper Than a Security Guard
Monday July 04, 2016 @01:37PM What Air Conditioning Can Teach Us About Innovation and Laziness
Thursday June 30, 2016 @03:35PM Women Interviewing For Tech Jobs Actually Did Worse When Their Voices Were Masked As Men's
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @01:38PM Facebook Tweaks Its Newsfeed To Better Showcase Posts From Friends Instead Of Publishers
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @01:55AM Satya Nadella Explores How Humans and AI Can Work Together To Solve Society's Greatest Challenges
Monday June 27, 2016 @10:59AM Sergey Brin: Don't Come To Silicon Valley To Start a Business
Saturday June 25, 2016 @01:11PM Remember When You Could Call the Time?
Thursday June 23, 2016 @02:08PM Facebook Offers Political Bias Training In Wake Of Trending Controversy
Thursday June 23, 2016 @08:54AM Leaked Docs Provide An Unprecedented Look At Income Of Uber Drivers
Monday June 20, 2016 @02:54PM Mark Zuckerberg Votes To Keep Peter Thiel On Facebook Board
Monday June 20, 2016 @02:02PM New York Criminalizes the Use Of Ticket-Buying Bots
Saturday June 18, 2016 @02:01PM Open and Rich Co-exist But Don't Mingle So Much
Friday June 17, 2016 @02:06PM Robots In Amazon's Warehouses Are Already Making a Huge Difference
Friday June 17, 2016 @01:20PM Thanks To Apple's Influence, You're Not Getting A Rifle Emoji
Thursday June 16, 2016 @12:10PM 38 Community Colleges Launch Entire Degree Programs With Open Educational Resources
Thursday June 16, 2016 @11:27AM Coursera Commits 'Cultural Vandalism' As Old Platform Shuts
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @02:58PM Pinterest Acquires Team Behind Fleksy; To Open Source Some Technology Designed For Blind
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @10:51AM Bill Guarantees 50% Salary For Workers Laid Off With Non-Compete
Friday June 10, 2016 @03:39PM Google's Algorithm Displays Racist Results Because the Society Is Racist
Friday June 10, 2016 @01:36PM Gawker Files For Bankruptcy After Hulk Hogan Lawsuit
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @05:37AM Singapore To Cut Off Internet Access For Government Workers From 2017
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @10:19AM Tech Firms Say FBI Wants Browsing History Without Warrant
Monday June 06, 2016 @12:24PM Nest's Time At Alphabet: A 'Virtually Unlimited Budget' With No Results
Sunday June 05, 2016 @02:00AM Working at Facebook Sounds Like Joining a Cult
Saturday June 04, 2016 @11:00AM World's Largest Shared-Workspace Startup WeWork Is Cutting About 7% of Staff
Friday June 03, 2016 @04:45PM FBI Developing Software To Track, Sort People By Their Tattoos
Thursday June 02, 2016 @01:42PM Startups Can't Explain What They Do Because They're Addicted To Meaningless Jargon
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:52PM Yahoo Becomes First Company To Disclose FBI National Security Letters
Thursday May 26, 2016 @09:03AM Adidas To Sell Robot-Made Shoes In Germany
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @03:06PM Former McDonald's USA CEO: $35K Robots Cheaper Than Hiring at $15 Per Hour
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @10:15AM Foxconn Cuts 60,000 Jobs, Replaces With Robots
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @09:27AM Microsoft Is Laying Off 1,850 to Streamline Its Smartphone Business
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @03:11PM American Scientists Working On Creating Chimeras: Half-Human, Half-Animal Embryos
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @09:48AM Apple, Microsoft and Google Hold 23% Of All US Corporate Cash Outside the Finance Sector
Monday May 23, 2016 @01:14PM Sorry, There's Nothing Magical About Breakfast
Saturday May 21, 2016 @11:46AM 'Eat, Sleep, Code, Repeat' Approach Is Such Bullshit
Friday May 20, 2016 @08:52AM China Fakes 488 Million Social Media Posts a Year To Deceive Its Citizens
Thursday May 19, 2016 @03:41PM Google Chrome To Disallow Backspace As a 'Back' Button
Thursday May 19, 2016 @03:13PM The Average Age For a Child Getting Their First Smartphone Is Now 10.3 Years
Thursday May 19, 2016 @11:43AM Robin Hood Hacker Donates $11,000 of Stolen Bitcoin to Help Fight ISIS
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @03:04PM Snapchat Faces An Outcry Against 'Whitewashing' Filters
Monday May 16, 2016 @09:55AM Tesla Uses Cheap Foreign Labor In Silicon Valley, Says Report
Friday May 13, 2016 @02:59PM China's Tech Work Culture Is So Intense People Sleep and Bathe In Their Offices
Friday May 13, 2016 @10:51AM France's After Work Email Ban Is 1 Step Closer To Reality
Friday May 13, 2016 @09:09AM Tech Layoffs More Than Double In Bay Area
Thursday May 12, 2016 @04:07PM Breathalyzer That Detects Lung Cancer Early From a Single Breath Wins $100K Entrepreneurship Competition
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @02:38PM Scientists Found 74 Genetic Variants Linked To Education Level
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @12:31PM 'I Know How To Program, But I Don't Know What To Program'
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @11:59AM NASA Releases 56 Patents Into the Public Domain For Commercial Use
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @12:37PM 'Technology Will Replace the Need For Big Government'
Monday May 09, 2016 @02:57PM Uganda, Where a Book Can Cost a Month's Salary
Friday May 06, 2016 @02:51PM Scientists Reveal How We Can Forget On Purpose
Thursday May 05, 2016 @12:57PM NY Approves New Digital Currency For Winklevoss Bitcoin Exchange
Thursday May 05, 2016 @11:41AM Snapchat Sued For Facilitating 107 MPH Car Crash
Thursday May 05, 2016 @11:13AM Sci-Hub Faces Millions Of Dollars In Damages, Elsevier Complaint Shuts Down Domain
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @10:41AM Half Of Teens Think They're Addicted To Their Smartphones
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @02:03PM Should You Pay Sales Tax on Internet Purchases? South Dakota Law Could Be The Test
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @11:24AM Taking a 'Gap Year' Before College Is a British Tradition That's Becoming a Big Trend In The US
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @08:40AM 'I'll Make Their Life Miserable': Tech CEO Bullies Low-income Vendors By His Home
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @08:15AM Lab-Grown Meat Is In Your Future, and It May Be Healthier Than the Real Stuff
Monday May 02, 2016 @10:39AM With AI Getting Better at Cognitive Abilities, Humans Will Have Even Fewer Jobs
Sunday May 01, 2016 @11:08AM CV of Failures: Princeton Professor Publishes Resume of His Career Lows
Saturday April 30, 2016 @02:34PM The Future of Shopping: Trapping You in a Club You Didn't Know You Joined
Friday April 29, 2016 @08:53PM Bison To Become First National Mammal Of The US
Friday April 29, 2016 @03:14PM One US Oil Field a Key Culprit In Global Ethane Gas Increase
Friday April 29, 2016 @11:12AM Freshly Minted Unicorns Now a Rare Sighting In Silicon Valley
Thursday April 28, 2016 @01:37PM Manufacturing Jobs On Decline Around the World
Thursday April 28, 2016 @10:41AM Steam Computer Gaming Network Now Accepting Bitcoin
Monday April 25, 2016 @02:26PM Does More Carbon Dioxide Mean Increased Crop Water Productivity?
Saturday April 23, 2016 @03:46PM Greece's Former Finance Minister Explains Why A Universal Basic Income Could Save Us
Saturday April 23, 2016 @11:31AM Chinese Conglomerate LeEco Wants To Give Away Its 'Tesla Killer' Electric Supercar For Free
Saturday April 23, 2016 @09:47AM Slashdot Asks: Does It Matter That We've Reached Peak Smartphone?
Friday April 22, 2016 @12:45PM Amazon Won't Sell Non-Prime Members Certain Popular Movies and Video Games
Friday April 22, 2016 @09:21AM Microsoft, Google Agree To Stop Complaining To Regulators About Each Other
Thursday April 21, 2016 @01:53PM VC, Entrepreneur Says Basic Income Would Work Even If 90% People 'Smoked Pot' and Didn't Work
Thursday April 21, 2016 @11:19AM Microsoft Translator App For Android Can Now Translate Text In a Photo
Thursday April 21, 2016 @10:25AM Google's Ray Kurzweil Wants To Live Forever, and He Thinks It Includes Nanobots
Thursday April 21, 2016 @10:13AM Global Warming Has Made the Weather Better For Most In US -- For Now
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @08:11AM Europe Is Going After Google For Anti-Competitive Behavior With Android
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @12:41PM Solar Is Now Cheaper Than Coal, Says India Energy Minister
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @09:45AM Kindle Unlimited Scammers Gaming the System At the Expense of Real Authors
Monday April 18, 2016 @02:22PM IT Employees At EmblemHealth Fight To Save Jobs
Monday April 18, 2016 @11:20AM Silicon Valley's Legendary 'Coach' Bill Campbell Has Died
Saturday April 16, 2016 @11:46AM That Man Who 'Deleted His Entire Company' With a Line of Code? It Was a Hoax
Friday April 15, 2016 @11:29AM AMC Drops 'Texting Friendly' Theaters Idea
Friday April 15, 2016 @11:09AM After 150 Years, the American Productivity Miracle Is 'Over'
Thursday April 14, 2016 @01:17PM Phone-Friendly Movie Theaters For Millennials Could Be Reality Soon
Thursday April 14, 2016 @11:50AM Jobless Claims In US Decline To Match Lowest Since 1973
Thursday April 14, 2016 @10:42AM Man Deletes His Entire Company With One Line of Bad Code
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @01:25PM Replacing Butter With Vegetable Oils Doesn't Decrease Risk of Heart Disease, Says Study
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @11:39AM Obama Is Forgiving the Student Loans of Nearly 400,000 Permanently Disabled People
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @02:25PM Cybercriminals Are Adopting Corporate Best Practices
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @09:00AM Medium, Twitter Founder on Media: We Put Junk Food In Front Of Them and They Eat It
Monday April 11, 2016 @01:04PM Life Expectancy Study: It's Not Just What You Make, It's Where You Live
Monday April 11, 2016 @10:14AM Top Tech Firms Urged To Step Up Online Abuse Fightback
Monday April 11, 2016 @07:30AM Music Streaming Service Exclusives Make Pirating Tempting Again
Monday April 11, 2016 @05:10AM Tiger Numbers Rise For First Time In a Century
Sunday April 10, 2016 @11:54AM Top US Undergraduate Computer Science Programs Skip Cybersecurity Classes
Friday April 08, 2016 @01:08PM Opinion: DevOps Is Dead
Friday April 08, 2016 @12:03PM Dark Web Mapping Reveals That Half of the Content Is Legal
Friday April 08, 2016 @10:45AM Newspapers Try To Stop Ad-blocking Browser Brave From 'Stealing Content'
Friday April 08, 2016 @10:15AM Facebook Users Are Sharing Less and It's a Big Problem
Friday April 08, 2016 @09:38AM The Next Hot Job in Silicon Valley Is For Poets
Thursday April 07, 2016 @12:16PM Government's Fake University Trap Results in 21 Visa Fraud Arrests
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @01:09PM Google Reveals Own Security Regime Policy Trusts No Network, Ever
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @12:25PM Twitter To Give All New Parents 20 Weeks of Paid Leave
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @10:57AM Countries That Use Tor Most Are Either Highly Repressive or Highly Liberal
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @10:04AM Open Source Vulnerability Database Shuts Down
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @09:31AM HackingTeam's Global Export License Revoked
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @01:18PM Cyber Commander Says It's 'Not Realistic' To Shut Down Internet
Monday April 04, 2016 @02:05PM Half of Scotland's Energy Consumption Came From Renewables Last Year
Monday April 04, 2016 @01:16PM People Often Deride Game Changing Technology as 'a Toy'
Monday April 04, 2016 @10:19AM US Govt Commits To Publish Publicly Financed Software Under FOSS
Monday April 04, 2016 @09:38AM The White House Finally Got Color Printers
Saturday April 02, 2016 @12:34PM UK Pharma Giant GSK Won't Patent Its Drugs in Poorer Countries
Saturday April 02, 2016 @09:07AM On Cybersecurity, Execs Are Burying Their Heads In the Sand
Friday April 01, 2016 @05:34PM Futuristic Suit Lets You Feel What It's Like To Be An Old Man
Friday April 01, 2016 @08:43AM No Joke. April Fools' Day Has Been Banned In China
Thursday March 31, 2016 @12:53PM Zaha Hadid, Groundbreaking Architect, Dies at 65
Thursday March 31, 2016 @11:45AM Study Says People Who Continually Point Out Typos Are 'Jerks'
Thursday March 31, 2016 @10:49AM California's $15-an-Hour Minimum Wage May Spur Automation
Thursday March 31, 2016 @10:07AM Netflix's Original Content Library Is Growing By 185% Each Year