Slashdot Items Tagged "jobs"

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Friday February 23, 2018 @02:00PM From 1999 To 2016, America Lost 11.4 Million People From the Workforce
Thursday February 22, 2018 @09:09PM 'Automating Jobs Is How Society Makes Progress'
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @07:49PM Former Google Employee Files Lawsuit Alleging the Company Fired Him Over Pro-Diversity Posts
Sunday February 18, 2018 @10:53PM IBM Sues Microsoft's New Chief Diversity Officer To Protect Diversity Trade Secrets
Sunday February 18, 2018 @12:35PM AI Can Be Our Friend, Says Bill Gates
Friday February 16, 2018 @04:56PM The Slow Demise of Barnes & Noble
Thursday February 15, 2018 @07:50PM Microsoft Launches LinkedIn-Powered Resume Assistant For Office 365 Subscribers
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @04:58PM Trump Administration Wants To Fire 248 Forecasters At the National Weather Service
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @01:41PM Countries that Are Most Highly Invested in Automation
Monday February 12, 2018 @05:09PM Amazon Is Cutting Hundreds of Corporate Jobs
Saturday February 10, 2018 @04:14PM Why Hiring the 'Best' People Produces the Least Creative Results
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @06:19PM Foxconn Unit To Cut Over 10,000 Jobs As Robotics Take Over
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @04:24PM Chinese Companies Hunt for AI Talent at American Conference
Monday February 05, 2018 @10:28PM US Startups Don't Want To Go Public Anymore
Friday February 02, 2018 @09:45PM Uber Study Says Self-Driving Trucks Will Result In More Truck Drivers, Not Less
Friday February 02, 2018 @11:33AM Nearly Three-Quarters of Adults in US Believe AI Will Eliminate More Jobs Than It Will Create -- and They Want Companies To Pay For the Retraining
Monday January 29, 2018 @03:32PM Automation To Take 1 in 3 Jobs in UK's Northern Centres, Report Finds
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @11:57AM The Rise Of The Contract Workforce
Monday January 22, 2018 @12:19PM 'Reskilling Revolution Needed for the Millions of Jobs at Risk Due To Technological Disruption'
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @10:19AM Google Starts Certificate Program To Fill Empty IT Jobs
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @09:53AM Now Hiring For a Fascinating New Kind of Job That Only a Human Can Do: Babysit a Robot
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @07:02PM Jack In the Box CEO Says 'It Just Makes Sense' To Replace Workers With Robots
Friday December 29, 2017 @03:09PM AT&T Sheds Thousands of Employees After Touting GOP Tax Plan, Giving Out Bonuses
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @04:25PM 56,000 Layoffs and Counting: India's IT Bloodbath This Year May Just Be the Start
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @06:30PM Dozens of Companies Are Using Facebook To Exclude Older Workers From Job Ads
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @04:21PM Google To Open AI Center In China Despite Search Ban
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @08:37PM What Does Artificial Intelligence Actually Mean?
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @08:01PM The Silicon Valley Paradox: One In Four People Are At Risk of Hunger
Thursday December 07, 2017 @08:31PM GE Cuts 12,000 Jobs In Response To Falling Demand For Fossil Fuel Energy
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @04:28PM Tencent Says There Are Only 300,000 AI Engineers Worldwide, But Millions Are Needed
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @05:34PM 375 Million Jobs May Be Automated By 2030, Study Suggests
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @04:05PM Microsoft: We're Razing Our Redmond Campus To Build a Mini City
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @01:09PM Technology Invading Nearly All US Jobs, Even Lower Skilled, Study Finds
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @02:56PM Without Humans, Artificial Intelligence Is Still Pretty Stupid
Thursday November 09, 2017 @10:56AM Philippine Outsourcing Industry Braces For AI
Friday October 27, 2017 @04:09PM Wall Street's Research Jobs Are the Most Likely To Be Upended By AI
Thursday October 26, 2017 @02:58PM Many Junior Scientists Need To Take a Hard Look at Their Job Prospects
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @03:36PM Ask Slashdot: Where Do Old Programmers Go?
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @01:44AM Tech Giants Are Paying Huge Salaries For Scarce AI Talent
Friday October 20, 2017 @07:46PM Tech Companies To Lobby For Immigrant 'Dreamers' To Remain In US
Thursday October 19, 2017 @03:28PM Almost Half of Tech Workers Worry About Losing Their Jobs Because of Ageism, Says Survey
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @04:16PM Bankers Publicly Embracing Robots Are Privately Fearing Job Cuts
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @01:14PM Tesla Employees Detail How They Were Fired, Claim Dismissals Were Not Performance Related
Friday October 13, 2017 @09:07AM Does the Rise of AI Precede the End of Code?
Friday October 06, 2017 @01:21PM E-commerce Is Concentrating Jobs, Not Killing Them
Friday October 06, 2017 @08:59AM US Jobs Dropped By 33,000 In September, Likely Due To Storms
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @03:12PM Former Equifax CEO Blames Breach On One Individual Who Failed To Deploy Patch
Thursday September 28, 2017 @06:48PM IBM Now Has More Employees In India Than In the US
Monday September 18, 2017 @03:16PM Slashdot Asks: Which IT Hiring Trends Are Hot, and Which Ones Are Going Cold?
Thursday September 14, 2017 @04:12PM Wisconsin State Legislature Signs Off On $3 Billion Foxconn Incentive Package
Monday September 11, 2017 @04:46PM The New Corporate Recruitment Pool: Workers In Dead-End Jobs
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:05PM Only 13 Percent of Americans Are Scared Robots Will Take Their Jobs, Gallup Poll Shows
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @02:59PM Workers: Fear Not the Robot Apocalypse
Sunday September 03, 2017 @12:25AM Thousands of Job Applicants Citing Top Secret US Government Work Exposed In Amazon Server Data Breach
Friday September 01, 2017 @03:34PM Tesla Faces Labor Board Complaint Alleging Interference With Unionization
Thursday August 31, 2017 @03:29PM Postmates Lays Off All Its City Managers
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @04:52PM New T-Shirt Sewing Robot Can Make As Many Shirts Per Hour As 17 Factory Workers
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @10:00AM Facebook To Open New Office in Kendall Square, Adding Hundreds of Jobs
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @03:34PM Autonomous Forklift May Eat Up Warehouse Jobs
Thursday August 17, 2017 @08:43AM Ericsson Is Planning To Cut 25,000 Jobs in Brutal Response To Crisis, Report Says
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @11:00AM Higher Minimum Wages Bring Automation and Job Losses, Study Suggests
Thursday August 10, 2017 @04:55PM Wisconsin Won't Break Even On Foxconn Plant Deal For Over Two Decades
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @04:43PM Tesla Factory Workers Pushing For a Union Send Letter of Requests To Company's Board Members
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @03:02PM New Data On H-1B Visas Prove That IT Outsourcers Hire a Lot But Pay Very Little
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @02:35PM New Data On H-1B Visas Prove That IT Outsourcers Hire a Lot But Pay Very Little
Monday July 31, 2017 @03:09PM The US Is Becoming a Hot Spot For Outsourcing
Friday July 28, 2017 @09:00AM Flush Times For Hackers in Booming Cyber Security Job Market
Thursday July 27, 2017 @03:18PM German Court Rules Bosses Can't Use Keyboard-Tracking Software To Spy On Workers
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @03:23PM Trump Says Apple's Tim Cook Has Promised Him He'd Build Three US Factories: 'Big, Big, Big'
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @03:14PM India's Transport Minister Vows To Ban Self-Driving Cars To Save Jobs
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @02:55PM Tech Jobs Are Surging in Seattle, Declining in Silicon Valley
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @12:21PM Microsoft's Wilsonville Jobs Are Going To China, Underscoring Travails of Domestic Tech Manufacturing
Monday July 17, 2017 @05:22PM Long Working Days Can Cause Heart Problems, Study Says
Thursday July 13, 2017 @10:57AM Europe Says Employers Must Warn Job Applicants Before Checking Them Out on Social Media
Monday July 10, 2017 @07:28PM Seattle City Council Unanimously Approves Income Tax For the Rich
Friday July 07, 2017 @08:05AM 222,000 Jobs Added To US Payrolls In June; Unemployment Rate Rises To 4.4 Percent
Thursday July 06, 2017 @05:22PM SoundCloud Lays Off Nearly Half Its Staff, Closes Two Offices
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @03:40PM Chicago To Make Future Plans a Graduation Requirement
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @03:28PM Samsung Plans To Open $380 Million Home Appliance Plant In US, Creating Almost 1,000 Jobs
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @07:42PM Contractors Lose Jobs After Hacking CIA's In-House Vending Machines
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:59PM Blue Origin To Build Its BE-4 Rocket Engine In Alabama, Creating Hundreds of Jobs
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @10:57AM Short of IT Workers At Home, Israeli Startups Recruit Elsewhere
Monday June 26, 2017 @09:00PM Amazon Robots Poised To Revamp How Whole Foods Runs Warehouses
Monday June 26, 2017 @10:49AM The High-Tech Jobs That Created India's Gilded Generation Are Disappearing
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:05PM Google Launches Its AI-Powered Jobs Search Engine
Friday June 16, 2017 @05:16PM Former CenturyLink Employee Accuses Company of Running a Wells Fargo-Like Scheme
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @04:02PM Konami Reportedly Blacklisting Ex-Employees Across Japanese Video Game Industry
Friday June 09, 2017 @02:54PM Ask Slashdot: What Types of Jobs Are Opening Up In the New Field of AI?
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @06:13PM Verizon Expected To Cut Up To 1,000 Yahoo, AOL Jobs After Acquisition
Friday June 02, 2017 @03:58PM 'Our Streets Are Made For People': San Francisco Mulls Ban On Delivery Robots
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @06:29PM Renewable Energy Powers Jobs For Almost 10 Million People
Monday May 22, 2017 @10:03PM LeEco Said To Lay Off Over 80 Percent of US Workforce
Monday May 22, 2017 @03:37PM Self-Driving Cars Could Cost America's Professional Drivers Up To 25,000 Jobs a Month
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:23PM Robots Could Wipe Out Another 6 Million Retail Jobs
Friday May 19, 2017 @03:03PM Uber Threatens To Fire Engineer Accused of Stealing Trade Secrets From Waymo
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:11PM Google To Launch a Jobs Search Engine In the US
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @02:20PM Google Will Soon Add Job Listings To Search Results
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @02:04PM Big Banks Will Fall First To AI, China's Most Famous VC Predicts
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @12:38PM US Law Allows Low H-1B Wages; Just Look At Apple
Monday May 15, 2017 @03:43PM Microsoft Job Posting Hints At VR MMO
Monday May 15, 2017 @02:41PM A Lowe's Hardware Store Is Trialling Exoskeletons To Give Workers a Helping Hand
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @03:35PM IT Worker Who Trained H-1B-Visa-Holding Replacement Aims For Congress
Friday May 05, 2017 @06:39PM The Parts of America Most Susceptible To Automation
Friday May 05, 2017 @07:57AM April Jobs Report: 211,000 Jobs Added, Unemployment At 4.4 Percent
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @08:03PM Apple Pledges $1 Billion Toward Creating Manufacturing Jobs In US
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @02:58PM San Francisco Politician Jane Kim Is Exploring a Tax On Robots
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:41PM Washington State Orchard Owners Look To Robots As Labor Shortage Worsens
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @01:50PM Most Millennials Have an Unrealistic View of Their Retirement Prospects, Analysts Say
Monday April 24, 2017 @09:22AM Billionaire Jack Ma Says CEOs Could Be Robots in 30 Years, Warns of Decades of 'Pain' From AI
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @10:57PM No, Millennials Aren't a Bunch of Job-Hopping Flakes
Monday April 17, 2017 @11:41PM Trump To Overhaul H-1B Visa Program To Encourage Hiring Americans
Monday April 17, 2017 @05:19PM Chinese Warehouse Cut Labor Costs In Half With a Fleet of Tiny Robots
Friday April 14, 2017 @09:29AM Google Is Working On a Tool For Managing Job Applicants
Thursday April 13, 2017 @03:32PM More Americans Now Work Full-Time From Home Than Walk and Bike To Office Jobs
Monday April 10, 2017 @06:31PM McDonald's Is Now Accepting Snapchats As Job Applications
Friday April 07, 2017 @04:28PM Walt Mossberg Is Retiring
Friday April 07, 2017 @04:14PM RightHand Robotics Automates a New Type of Warehouse Work: Recognizing, Picking Up Items From Boxes
Friday April 07, 2017 @07:44AM Employers Added Just 98,000 Jobs in March Below Expectations of 180,000
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @10:55PM Why More Tech Companies Are Hiring People Without Degrees
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @05:32PM GM Hooking 30,000 Robots To Internet To Keep Factories Humming
Monday April 03, 2017 @08:42PM Companies Start Implanting Microchips Into Workers' Bodies
Monday April 03, 2017 @04:16PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Deal With a Terrible Tech Manager?
Monday April 03, 2017 @03:15PM Google X Worked An Older Employee Until He Was Hospitalized, Then Laid Him Off
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:09PM Rogue System Administrator Faces 10 Years In Prison For Shutting Down Servers, Deleting Core Files On the Day He Was Fired
Monday March 27, 2017 @08:42PM GameStop To Close At Least 150 Stores Due To Poor Q4 Sales
Monday March 13, 2017 @11:01PM Work-Life Balance: Cryptographer Fired By BAE Systems For Taking Care of Dying Wife
Monday March 13, 2017 @03:46PM Online Job Sites May Block Older Workers
Monday March 13, 2017 @03:32PM Lloyds To 'Offshore' 2,000 Jobs In IBM Data Center Outsourcing Deal
Thursday March 09, 2017 @03:35PM Seattle Tech Engineers Are More Loyal Than Those in San Francisco, Data Shows
Monday March 06, 2017 @09:52AM Uber's Silicon Valley Employees May Be Looking to Jump Ship
Thursday March 02, 2017 @10:34AM Fed Up Indian IT Professionals Want To Be Able To Leave Their Jobs Sooner
Thursday March 02, 2017 @10:00AM 'Robots Won't Just Take Our Jobs -- They'll Make the Rich Even Richer'
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @02:08PM New Zealand Will Give You a Free Trip If You Agree To a Job Interview
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:04PM Why Your Boss Will Crush Your Innovative Ideas
Friday February 24, 2017 @01:26PM Boeing and Airbus Can't Make Enough Airplanes To Keep Up With Demand
Thursday February 23, 2017 @01:40AM Microsoft Research Developing An AI To Put Coders Out of a Job
Friday February 17, 2017 @04:08PM Bill Gates: The Robot That Takes Your Job Should Pay Taxes
Friday February 17, 2017 @03:38PM EU Moves To Bring In AI Laws, But Rejects Robot Tax Proposal
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @03:24PM Utilities Vote To Close Largest Coal Plant In Western US
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @10:17AM H-1Bs Reduced Computer Programmer Employment By Up To 11%, Study Finds
Monday February 13, 2017 @12:50PM Bay Area Tech Job Growth Has Rapidly Decelerated
Thursday February 09, 2017 @09:34PM Tesla Employee Calls For Unionization, Musk Says That's 'Morally Outrageous'
Thursday February 09, 2017 @07:08PM eBay Founder Pledges $500,000 To Test Universal Basic Income Program In Kenya
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @02:24PM Intel To Invest $7 Billion in Factory in Arizona, Employ 3,000 People
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @03:56PM There Are Now Twice As Many Solar Jobs As Coal Jobs In the US
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @06:05AM IBM Promised Domestic Jobs, But is Firing Thousands of US Workers and Moving Some Jobs Overseas
Monday January 23, 2017 @03:05PM Foxconn Considers $7 Billion Screen Factory In US, Which Could Create Up To 50,000 Jobs
Monday January 23, 2017 @10:05AM Oracle Lays Off More Than 1,000 Employees
Saturday January 21, 2017 @01:13AM Microsoft To Lay Off 700 Employees Next Week, Report Says
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @03:14PM Tesla Is Investing $350 Million In Its Gigafactory, Hiring Hundreds of Workers
Friday January 13, 2017 @05:50PM Millennials Earn 20 Percent Less Than Boomers Did At Same Stage of Life
Thursday January 12, 2017 @02:31PM Amazon To Add 100,000 Full-Time US Jobs in Next 18 Months
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @03:44PM Microsoft Anti-Porn Workers Sue Over PTSD
Friday January 06, 2017 @05:17PM Theranos Is Laying Off 155 People, About 41 Percent Of Its Workforce
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @08:43PM Department of Labor Sues Google Over Compensation Data
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @06:20PM Medium Cuts Staff By One-Third, Shuts Down New York and DC Offices
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @03:14PM Ford: We're Canceling $1.6 Billion Mexico Facility, Investing In Electric and US Plant
Friday December 30, 2016 @01:14PM Foxconn Boosting Automated Production in China
Thursday December 29, 2016 @10:13AM 8,000 New US Jobs? Trump Takes Credit For Sprint, Startup Decisions
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @10:02AM At Apple, Mac Is Getting Far Less Attention - How It Handled the New MacBook Pro Is a Living Proof
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @09:14PM IBM Promises To Hire 25,000 Americans As Tech Executives Set To Meet Trump
Monday December 12, 2016 @04:29PM Disney IT Workers, In Lawsuit, Claim Discrimination Against Americans
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:53PM Yik Yak Lays Off 60 Percent of Employees As Growth Collapses
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @09:19AM China Chases Silicon Valley Talent Who Are Worried About Trump Presidency
Monday December 05, 2016 @01:33PM Interns At Tech Companies Are Better Paid Than Most American Workers
Monday December 05, 2016 @11:19AM Many CEOs Believe Technology Will Make People Largely Irrelevant
Friday December 02, 2016 @05:32PM Stephen Hawking: Automation and AI Is Going To Decimate Middle Class Jobs
Friday December 02, 2016 @08:59AM US Economy Added 178,000 Jobs in November; Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.6 Percent
Monday November 28, 2016 @10:36AM Fearing Tighter US Visa Regime, Indian IT Firms Rush To Hire
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:17PM AOL To Cut 500 Workers To Narrow Focus On Mobile, Video
Thursday November 17, 2016 @11:35AM Apple Explores Making iPhones in the US, Finds 'the Cost Will More Than Double': Nikkei
Monday November 07, 2016 @06:19PM Facebook Threatens LinkedIn With Job Opening Features
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:35PM Facebook Users Sue Over Alleged Racial Discrimination In Housing, Job Ads
Thursday October 27, 2016 @09:12AM Twitter Is Cutting 9% of Its Global Workforce
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @02:28PM Noisy Coworkers And Other Sounds Are Top Distraction in Workplace, Study Says
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @08:21PM Google Fiber Pauses Operations, CEO Leaves, and About 9 Percent of Staff Is Being Let Go
Monday October 24, 2016 @08:34PM Twitter Plans To Cut About 300 Jobs As Soon As This Week: Bloomberg
Friday October 21, 2016 @05:34PM Facebook Employees Tried To Remove Trump Posts As Hate Speech
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @07:57PM HP Plans To Cut Up To 4,000 Jobs Over Next 3 Years Amid PC Slump
Monday October 17, 2016 @03:36PM Slashdot Asks: Do We Need To Plan For a Future Without Jobs And Should We Resort To Universal Basic Income?
Friday October 14, 2016 @11:17AM In Samsung's Town in Vietnam, Workers Confident of Riding Out Note 7 Storm
Friday September 23, 2016 @09:43PM The Verge's Deputy Editor Chris Ziegler Was Secretly Working For Apple For Two Months
Friday September 16, 2016 @04:16PM Laurene Jobs Awards $10M To Pet Charter School Network of Zuckerberg, Gates
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:09PM It's Not Just Wells Fargo - How Sales Targets Can Encourage Wrongdoing
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @07:14AM Robots Will Eliminate 6% of All US Jobs By 2021, Says Report
Thursday September 08, 2016 @12:42AM Uber Drivers Are Subject To Individual Arbitration, Says Court
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @06:45PM University of California Hires India-Based IT Outsourcer, Lays Off Tech Workers
Monday September 05, 2016 @12:16AM Ask Slashdot: Would You Fire Your CEO?
Friday September 02, 2016 @09:18PM Walmart Is Cutting 7,000 Jobs Due To Automation
Monday August 29, 2016 @03:54PM FAA Expects 600,000 Commercial Drones In The Air Within A Year
Saturday August 27, 2016 @02:39AM Cybercriminals Select Insiders To Attack Telecom Providers
Thursday July 28, 2016 @04:42PM Microsoft To Lay Off Another 2,850 People In the Next 12 Months
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @04:10PM How The Internet Helps Sex Workers Keep Customers Honest
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @06:48PM Technology Is Making Doctors Feel Like Glorified Data Entry Clerks
Sunday July 17, 2016 @05:56PM The Case Against a Universal Basic Income
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:36AM Tech Workers Think Silicon Valley and Startups Are Losing Their Luster
Sunday July 10, 2016 @11:59AM Hostess Saves Twinkies By Automating, Fires 94% Of Their Workforce
Saturday July 09, 2016 @10:34AM Tech Job Postings Are Down 40% On Popular Job Boards
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @12:14PM Uber Hires a Robot To Patrol Its Parking Lot and It's Way Cheaper Than a Security Guard
Thursday June 30, 2016 @03:35PM Women Interviewing For Tech Jobs Actually Did Worse When Their Voices Were Masked As Men's