Slashdot Items Tagged "household"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @02:32PM Elon Musk's Open Source OpenAI: We're Working On a Robot For Your Household Chores
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @06:13PM Comcast Provides Uncapped 1 Gb Service To 1 Customer -- of 22.4 Million
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @04:28AM US Projected To Lead the World In New Solar Installations This Year
Thursday March 10, 2016 @03:09PM Cisco Patches Serious Flaws In Cable Modems and Home Gateways
Friday March 04, 2016 @11:31PM Paperless Statements Not Always Best Choice, Says New Report
Friday March 04, 2016 @07:32PM Mozilla Jumps On IoT Bandwagon
Monday February 22, 2016 @10:25AM Ask Slashdot: Linux and the Home Recording Studio?
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @03:35PM Trane Takes 2 Years To Remove Hard-Coded Root Passwords From IoT Thermostat
Monday February 08, 2016 @06:50PM The Internet of Broken Things
Friday February 05, 2016 @09:04AM In Japan, a Battle Brewing Over the Right To Record 4k and 8k Broadcasts
Thursday January 28, 2016 @06:13PM Ask Slashdot: Economical Lego-Compatible 3-D Printer?
Thursday January 28, 2016 @11:22AM 1 In 3 Home Routers Will Be Used As Public Wi-Fi Hotspots By 2017
Friday January 15, 2016 @06:20PM Help Is On the Way In the War Against Noisy Leaf Blowers
Thursday January 14, 2016 @08:47AM Nest Thermostat Bug Leaves Owners Without Heating
Monday January 11, 2016 @01:32AM New WiFi HaLow Protocol May Bring Old Security Issues With It
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @09:55AM Another Internet Griswold's Controllable Christmas Lights
Sunday December 13, 2015 @02:02PM Ask Slashdot: Security Monitoring Company That Accepts VPN Video Feeds?
Saturday December 12, 2015 @10:13AM FTTH Coming To Lincoln, Nebraska
Friday December 11, 2015 @06:28PM Ask Slashdot: Cost Effective Way To Soundproof My Home?
Sunday November 29, 2015 @02:36PM Facebook Expands Parental Leave Policy For All Employees Globally
Friday November 20, 2015 @11:28PM 600,000 Arris Cable Modems Have 'Backdoors In Backdoors,' Researcher Claims
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @10:22AM Dorms For Grownups: a Solution For Lonely Millennials?
Sunday November 01, 2015 @05:41PM How a Group of Rural Washington Neighbors Created Their Own Internet Service
Thursday October 29, 2015 @08:10AM Ask Slashdot: An 'Ex Libris' For My Books In a Digital Age?
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @07:06AM Judge: Defendant 'Had a Right' To Shoot Down Drone
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @12:05PM The Google Employee Who Opted For a Truck Over Bay Area Rents
Sunday October 18, 2015 @07:05PM Ask Slashdot: Good Subscription-Based Solution For PC Tech Support?
Friday October 16, 2015 @05:28PM Ask Slashdot: Local Navigation Assistance For the Elderly?
Monday September 21, 2015 @11:43AM Robots' Next Big Job: Trash Pickup
Thursday September 17, 2015 @12:52PM D-Link Accidentally Publishes Private Code Signing Keys
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @07:53AM Broadband Users 'Need' At Least 10Mbps To Be Satisfied
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @07:12AM Bugs In Belkin Routers Allow DNS Spoofing, Credential Theft
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @07:49AM Ask Slashdot: Can Any Wireless Tech Challenge Fiber To the Home?
Sunday August 30, 2015 @09:21PM CenturyLink Takes $3B In Subsidies For Building Out Rural Broadband
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @11:42AM Virgin Media To Base a Public Wi-Fi Net On Paying Customers' Routers
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @08:24AM South Africans Revolutionize Concentrated Solar Power With Mini Heliostats
Sunday August 23, 2015 @11:09AM Ask Slashdot: Tips For Getting Into Model Railroading?
Saturday August 22, 2015 @05:24PM Why Google Wants To Sell You a Wi-Fi Router
Thursday August 13, 2015 @04:49PM Robotic Lawn Mower Gets Regulatory Approval
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @07:06PM Starting Now At Netflix: Unlimited Maternity and Paternity Leave
Friday July 24, 2015 @10:33PM Gigabit Internet Access Now Supported By 84 US ISPs
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @11:50AM Ask Slashdot: VPN Solution To Connect Mixed-Environment Households?
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @07:36AM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Find Jobs That Offer Working From Home?
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @11:22AM Mercedes-Benz Copies Tesla, Plans To Offer Home Energy Storage
Thursday May 28, 2015 @09:52AM How Tesla Batteries Will Force Home Wiring To Go Low Voltage
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @11:37AM Exploit Kit Delivers Pharming Attacks Against SOHO Routers
Monday May 11, 2015 @10:32PM California Gets Past the Yuck Factor With "Toilet To Tap" Water Recycling
Friday May 08, 2015 @06:51PM A Visual Walk Through Amazon's Impact On One Seattle Neighborhood
Sunday May 03, 2015 @07:11PM Tesla's Household Battery: Costs, Prices, and Tradeoffs
Thursday April 30, 2015 @09:01AM Verizon Tells Customer He Needs 75Mbps For Smoother Netflix Video
Sunday April 19, 2015 @10:10AM Utilities Battle Homeowners Over Solar Power
Sunday April 12, 2015 @11:37PM Ask Slashdot: Best Medium For Storing Data To Survive a Fire (or Other Disaster)
Thursday April 09, 2015 @03:46PM Ask Slashdot: How To Introduce a 7-Year-Old To Programming?
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @10:25AM Research Finds Shoddy Security On Connected Home Gateways
Thursday April 02, 2015 @04:27PM Comcast Planning 2Gbps Service, Starting With Atlanta
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @05:16PM Ask Slashdot: Building a Home Media Center/Small Server In a Crawlspace?
Thursday March 05, 2015 @04:53PM Ask Slashdot: Should I Let My Kids Become American Citizens?
Monday March 02, 2015 @09:13PM Pharming Attack Targets Home Router DNS Settings
Saturday February 21, 2015 @08:50PM Ask Slashdot: Parental Content Control For Free OSs?
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @10:12AM Flaw In Netgear Wi-Fi Routers Exposes Admin Password, WLAN Details
Thursday January 29, 2015 @07:00PM Goodbye, Alek's Internet-Controlled Christmas Lights for Celiac Research
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @10:20AM Ask Slashdot: Best Medium For Personal Archive?
Friday January 09, 2015 @11:13AM Ask Slashdot: Options For Cheap Home Automation?
Friday January 09, 2015 @08:49AM Asus Wireless Routers Can Be Exploited By Anyone Inside the Network
Monday December 29, 2014 @01:21PM Ask Slashdot: Best Wireless LED Light Setup for 2015?
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @09:13PM US Internet Offers 10Gbps Fiber In Minneapolis
Monday December 15, 2014 @11:17AM Job Postings Offer Clues to Future of Google Fiber
Sunday December 14, 2014 @03:33PM Ask Slashdot: Best Software For Image Organization?
Sunday December 14, 2014 @12:34AM OpenMotics Offers Open Source (and Open Hardware) Home Automation
Thursday December 11, 2014 @02:48PM Keurig 2.0 Genuine K-Cup Spoofing Vulnerability
Friday December 05, 2014 @05:35PM Why Elon Musk's Batteries Frighten Electric Companies
Saturday November 29, 2014 @01:35PM Ask Slashdot: Making a 'Wife Friendly' Gaming PC?
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @11:31AM Germans Can Get Free Heating From the Cloud
Wednesday November 05, 2014 @12:26PM What People Want From Smart Homes
Saturday November 01, 2014 @01:18PM Free Broadband For NYC Public Housing?
Thursday October 09, 2014 @07:33AM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Build a Home Network To Fully Utilize Google Fiber?
Thursday September 25, 2014 @07:17AM Seattle Passes Laws To Keep Residents From Wasting Food
Thursday September 25, 2014 @07:15AM New Long-Range RFID Technology Helps Robots Find Household Objects
Friday September 19, 2014 @05:09PM The Minecraft Parent
Friday September 12, 2014 @10:53AM Ask Slashdot: Advice On Building a Firewall With VPN Capabilities?
Friday August 22, 2014 @06:38PM New EU Rules Will Limit Vacuum Cleaners To 1600W
Friday August 22, 2014 @04:30PM Broadband Subscribers Eclipsing Cable TV Subscribers
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @10:12AM Coddled, Surveilled, and Monetized: How Modern Houses Can Watch You
Thursday July 03, 2014 @03:01PM California Property Tax Exemptions For Solar Energy Systems Extended To 2025
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @09:07AM Google Buys Home Automation Company Nest
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @07:57AM Is Insteon Better than X10 for Home Automation?
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @01:11AM Where To Start With DIY Home Security?
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @01:08AM How To Build an Open Source House?
Saturday June 14, 2014 @05:23PM The Nightmare On Connected Home Street
Friday May 16, 2014 @07:25AM Ask Slashdot: Anti-Theft Products For the Over-Equipped Household?
Saturday May 03, 2014 @01:11PM Ask Slashdot: Which VHS Player To Buy?
Thursday May 01, 2014 @07:29AM Ask Slashdot: How To Back Up Physical Data?
Friday April 25, 2014 @09:32AM Google's Business Plan For Nest: Selling Your Data To Utility Companies
Saturday March 22, 2014 @09:41AM Don't Help Your Kids With Their Homework
Friday February 28, 2014 @10:22PM How I Cut My Time Warner Cable Bill By 33%
Thursday February 20, 2014 @08:27AM Routers Pose Biggest Security Threat To Home Networks
Tuesday February 18, 2014 @12:56PM Oops: Security Holes In Belkin Home Automation Gear
Saturday February 08, 2014 @01:50PM Ask Slashdot: Distributed Online Storage For Families?
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @12:21PM IBM's PC Junior Turns 30, Too
Friday January 24, 2014 @06:44PM Google Fiber Launches In Provo — and Here's What It Feels Like
Sunday January 19, 2014 @05:22PM Ask Slashdot: Configuring Development Environment On a Shared Workstation?
Friday January 17, 2014 @06:36PM Building an Open Source Nest
Friday January 03, 2014 @08:06PM Ask Slashdot: State of the Art In DIY Security Systems?
Sunday December 29, 2013 @09:30AM Ask Slashdot: Best Way To Implement Wave Protocol Self Hosted?
Saturday December 21, 2013 @05:02PM Ask Slashdot: Can Commercial Hardware Routers Be Trusted?
Friday December 20, 2013 @06:35PM Ask Slashdot: Do You Run a Copy-Cat Installation At Home?
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @01:00PM Surviving the Internet On Low Speed DSL
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @11:31AM Google Testing Smart Appliance, Would Compete With Nest Thermostat
Sunday December 15, 2013 @11:43AM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Secure Your Parents' PC?
Saturday November 16, 2013 @01:49PM Nathan Myhrvold's $500 Cookbook Now an $80 iPhone App
Saturday November 16, 2013 @09:22AM Arizona Approves Grid-Connection Fees For Solar Rooftops
Sunday November 03, 2013 @02:54PM Ask Slashdot: Simple Backups To a Neighbor?
Friday November 01, 2013 @03:42PM A Protocol For Home Automation
Tuesday October 15, 2013 @07:18AM Google Fiber Partially Reverses Server Ban
Saturday October 12, 2013 @07:54AM Ask Slashdot: Mitigating DoS Attacks On Home Network?
Saturday October 05, 2013 @10:48AM Ask Slashdot: Best Open Source Project For a Router/Wi-Fi Access Point?
Tuesday August 13, 2013 @12:11PM Illuminating Window-Less Houses With a Plastic Bottle
Tuesday July 30, 2013 @10:42AM What's Stopping Us From Eating Insects?
Tuesday July 23, 2013 @08:18AM Ask Slashdot: Setting Up Non-Obnoxious Outdoor Lighting?
Friday July 19, 2013 @05:07PM Small Town Builds Its Own Gigabyte Network; Cost To Citizens $57/month
Sunday July 14, 2013 @08:52AM Ask Slashdot: Video Streaming For the Elderly?
Sunday July 14, 2013 @08:50AM Ask Slashdot: Enterprise Level Network Devices For Home Use?
Thursday June 27, 2013 @07:21AM Industrious Dad Finds the Genetic Culprit To His Daughters Mysterious Disease
Wednesday June 26, 2013 @08:39AM Black Hat Talks To Outline Attacks On Home Automation Systems
Sunday May 19, 2013 @09:04PM Ask Slashdot: Wiring Home Furniture?
Friday April 26, 2013 @11:19AM $5 Sensor Turns LCD Monitors Into Touchscreens
Friday April 19, 2013 @07:05PM Localized (Visual) Programming Language For Kids?
Tuesday April 16, 2013 @07:43AM Sony Launches Internet Service Offering Twice the Speed of Google Fiber
Friday April 12, 2013 @09:16PM Google Fiber: Why Traditional ISPs Are Officially On Notice
Sunday April 07, 2013 @02:26PM Ask Slashdot: Open Source For Bill and Document Management?
Saturday April 06, 2013 @09:44AM Ask Slashdot: Linux Friendly Video Streaming?
Friday April 05, 2013 @07:41PM Google Invite Hints Fiber Project Expanding To Austin
Friday April 05, 2013 @06:59PM Microsoft Apologizes For Cavalier 'Always-Online' DRM Tweets
Thursday April 04, 2013 @02:13PM Ask Slashdot: Protecting Home Computers From Guests?
Friday March 15, 2013 @10:33PM Where Have All the Gadgets Gone?
Friday March 15, 2013 @08:54PM Smartest Light Bulbs Ever, Dumbest Idea Ever?
Friday March 01, 2013 @04:51PM Home Server On IPv6-only Internet Connection?
Saturday February 23, 2013 @02:42PM Ask Slashdot: How to Pimp My Android Tablet?
Tuesday February 12, 2013 @08:42AM Home Server Or VPS? One Family's Math
Friday February 01, 2013 @09:06PM Gabe Newell: Steam Box's Biggest Threat Isn't Consoles, It's Apple
Tuesday January 15, 2013 @08:25AM An Oven That Runs Android
Friday January 11, 2013 @09:29PM Timothy Lord Discovers the Good Night Lamp at CES (Video)
Friday January 04, 2013 @09:27PM Teens Drug Parents To Get Web Access
Friday January 04, 2013 @06:44PM Ask Slashdot: Keeping Your Media Library Safe From Kids?
Sunday December 30, 2012 @11:22AM Ask Slashdot: Easiest Way To Consolidate Household Media?
Thursday December 20, 2012 @11:45AM Ask Slashdot: Gifts For a 90-Year-Old, Tech-Savvy Dad?
Saturday December 15, 2012 @10:12PM Ask Slashdot: What To Tell Non-Tech Savvy Family About Malware?
Friday December 14, 2012 @06:24PM Seattle To Get Gigabit Fiber To the Home and Business
Friday November 16, 2012 @07:50PM Old Electric-Car Batteries Put Into Service For Home Energy Storage
Thursday November 15, 2012 @04:17PM Ask Slashdot: High-Tech Ways To Manage a Home Library?
Tuesday November 06, 2012 @01:05PM Ask Slashdot: Extreme Cable Management?
Saturday November 03, 2012 @06:51AM Building the Ultimate Safe House
Monday October 29, 2012 @08:48PM Ask Slashdot: Ideas For a Geek Remodel?
Tuesday October 09, 2012 @09:01AM Ask Slashdot: Video Monitors For Areas That Are Off the Grid?
Sunday September 30, 2012 @07:48AM Ask Slashdot: Hacking Urban Noise?
Saturday September 22, 2012 @06:02PM Australian Smart Meter Data Shared Far and Wide
Monday September 17, 2012 @12:54PM Roomba Celebrates 10 Years of Cleaning Up After You
Tuesday August 28, 2012 @08:52AM Ask Slashdot: Rescuing a PC That's Been Hit By Scammers?
Saturday August 25, 2012 @08:54AM Would You Open Your Home To a Hacker – For Free?
Wednesday August 22, 2012 @11:00PM Phony Laser Security System Proves Perception Is Reality
Tuesday August 21, 2012 @10:13AM Ask Slashdot: How can the tech savy individual secure his/her home?
Monday August 13, 2012 @12:00AM Ask Slashdot: Personal Tape Drive NAS?
Saturday July 07, 2012 @08:48AM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Securely Store Private Information For Posterity?
Friday July 06, 2012 @11:15AM Dreaming of Digital Glory At Hacker Hostels
Wednesday July 04, 2012 @01:42PM Slashdot Asks: Beating the Summer Heat?
Friday June 15, 2012 @05:37PM Ask Slashdot: Security Digests For the Home Network Admin?
Friday June 08, 2012 @07:12PM Intel To Launch TV Service With Facial Recognition By End of the Year
Tuesday May 15, 2012 @10:34AM Ask Slashdot: Skype Setup For Toddler's Room?
Saturday May 05, 2012 @02:56PM Ask Slashdot: All-In-One PC For Kitchen?
Tuesday May 01, 2012 @07:23AM Ask Slashdot: Building A Server Rack Into a New Home?
Thursday March 29, 2012 @04:05PM Ask Slashdot: Home Testing For Solar Roof Coverage?
Saturday March 10, 2012 @06:38PM Reinventing the Clapper With a Knock-Based Home Automation Controller
Thursday November 24, 2011 @10:38AM Smart Meters Wreaking Havoc With Home Electronics
Wednesday November 09, 2011 @11:24AM Gadget Allows You to Keep Bees In Your Apartment
Tuesday November 08, 2011 @12:36PM This Gadget Keeps Bees in Even the Smallest Apartm
Tuesday November 01, 2011 @11:30AM Ask Slashdot: How To Securely Share Passwords?
Thursday October 27, 2011 @11:24AM Ask Slashdot: How Are You Haunting Your House This Hallowe'en?
Friday August 05, 2011 @08:27PM The Mathematics of Lawn Mowing
Thursday August 04, 2011 @12:28PM Monitor Household Energy From Your Smartphone
Saturday July 09, 2011 @11:04AM Ask Slashdot: Living Without Internet At-Home Access?
Sunday May 01, 2011 @11:25AM Ask Slashdot: How Do You File Paper Documents At Home?
Thursday April 28, 2011 @03:18PM New Heat Pump Will Last 10,000 Years
Friday September 24, 2010 @05:16PM Real-Time Power Monitoring Options?
Monday September 06, 2010 @07:31AM The State of Household Robots
Saturday August 28, 2010 @10:10AM Persistent Home Videoconferencing Solution?