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Thursday August 28, 2014 @03:37PM Canada Tops List of Most Science-Literate Countries
Thursday August 28, 2014 @10:32AM Anita Sarkeesian, Creator of "Tropes vs. Women," Driven From Home By Trolls
Sunday August 24, 2014 @01:12PM ACM Blames the PC For Driving Women Away From Computer Science
Sunday August 24, 2014 @12:31AM Among Gamers, Adult Women Vastly Outnumber Teenage Boys
Saturday August 23, 2014 @09:24AM It's Dumb To Tell Kids They're Smart
Tuesday August 19, 2014 @09:18AM News Aggregator Fark Adds Misogyny Ban
Friday August 15, 2014 @06:59PM Web Trolls Winning As Incivility Increases
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @12:20PM Ancient Skulls Show Civilization Rose As Testosterone Fell
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @08:23AM When Beliefs and Facts Collide
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @08:31AM Google, Detroit Split On Autonomous Cars
Monday June 23, 2014 @07:43PM Emotional Contagion Spread Through Facebook
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @11:39AM The FBI's Jargon List: Internet Acronyms Galore
Saturday June 14, 2014 @11:33AM Ask Slashdot: Resolving the Clash Between Art and Technology In Music?
Monday June 09, 2014 @03:56PM Is the Maker Movement Making It Cool For Kids To Be Nerds?
Thursday May 29, 2014 @10:20AM Belief In Evolution Doesn't Measure Science Literacy
Tuesday May 27, 2014 @09:12AM Chelsea Clinton At NCWIT: More PE, Less Zuckerberg
Sunday May 25, 2014 @01:33PM Ph.Ds From MIT, Berkeley, and a Few Others Dominate Top School's CS Faculties
Friday May 23, 2014 @05:03PM Google Overtakes Apple As the World's Most Valuable Brand
Thursday May 15, 2014 @02:20PM You've Got Male: Amazon's Growth Impacting Seattle Dating Scene
Tuesday May 13, 2014 @08:03AM Nintendo Apologizes For Not Allowing Same-Sex Relationships In Life Sim Game
Monday May 12, 2014 @10:35AM Brazilian Kids Learning English By Video Chatting With Elderly Americans
Sunday May 04, 2014 @02:48PM Ask Slashdot: Joining a Startup As an Older Programmer?
Thursday April 17, 2014 @02:37AM GoPro Project Claims Technology Is Making People Lose Empathy For Homeless
Tuesday April 15, 2014 @09:51AM How Amazon Keeps Cutting AWS Prices: Cheapskate Culture
Sunday April 06, 2014 @01:07AM How the Internet Is Taking Away America's Religion
Monday March 17, 2014 @12:21AM UK Government Wants "Unsavory" Web Content To Be Removed
Monday March 17, 2014 @12:18AM Prominent GitHub Engineer Julie Ann Horvath Quits Citing Harrassment
Sunday March 09, 2014 @10:59AM The NSA Has an Advice Columnist
Sunday February 23, 2014 @12:28PM "Microsoft Killed My Pappy"
Saturday February 22, 2014 @04:41PM All In All, Kids Just Another Brick In the Data Wall
Tuesday February 18, 2014 @10:07AM Psychologists: Internet Trolls Are Narcissistic, Psychopathic, and Sadistic
Friday February 14, 2014 @07:04PM Computer Geeks As Loners? Data Says Otherwise
Friday January 31, 2014 @08:22PM When Cars Go Driverless, What Happens To the Honking?
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @01:25PM New Zealand Schools Find Less Structure Improves Children's Behavior
Saturday January 25, 2014 @10:07PM VC Likens Google Bus Backlash To Nazi Rampage
Tuesday January 14, 2014 @11:59AM Man Shot To Death For Texting During Movie
Monday January 06, 2014 @04:51PM Emacs Needs To Move To GitHub, Says ESR
Tuesday December 31, 2013 @12:10PM Public Domain Day 2014
Tuesday December 31, 2013 @11:25AM The Rise of Hoax News
Saturday December 28, 2013 @12:17PM Website Checkout Glitches: Two Very Different Corporate Responses
Friday December 27, 2013 @08:27PM France's 'Culture Tax' Could Hit YouTube and Facebook
Thursday December 26, 2013 @03:34PM How Ya Gonna Get 'Em Down On the UNIX Farm?
Thursday December 26, 2013 @09:10AM Netflix: Non-'A' Players Unworthy of Jobs
Sunday December 22, 2013 @03:22PM Is Computer Science Education Racist and Sexist?
Sunday December 22, 2013 @04:32AM Ask Slashdot: Working With Others, As a Schizophrenic Developer?
Friday December 20, 2013 @11:02PM Protesters Block Apple and Google Buses In California
Friday December 20, 2013 @06:57PM Neglect Causes Massive Loss of 'Irreplaceable' Research Data
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @09:43AM First Hard Evidence for the Process of Cat Domestication
Sunday December 15, 2013 @12:35AM Census Bureau: Majority of Affluent Counties In Northeast US
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @09:12AM Study: People Are Biased Against Creative Thinking
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @09:05AM Physicist Peter Higgs: No University Would Employ Me Today
Friday December 06, 2013 @10:40PM Diet Drugs Work: Why Won't Doctors Prescribe Them?
Thursday December 05, 2013 @02:47PM Ask Slashdot: Why So Hard Landing Interviews In Seattle Versus SoCal?
Tuesday November 26, 2013 @11:11AM Why Scott Adams Wished Death On His Dad
Monday November 25, 2013 @01:59AM Book review: Digital Outcasts
Monday November 25, 2013 @01:57AM San Quentin Inmates Learn Technology From Silicon Valley Pros
Friday November 15, 2013 @07:22PM Woman Facing $3,500 Fine For Posting Online Review
Tuesday November 12, 2013 @12:04PM Ask Slashdot: Communication Skills For Programmers?
Friday November 01, 2013 @09:47PM A Plan To Fix Daylight Savings Time By Creating Two National Time Zones
Friday November 01, 2013 @04:40PM 20-Somethings Think It's OK To Text and Answer Calls In Business Meetings
Thursday October 31, 2013 @09:54AM Does Software Need a Siskel and Ebert?
Tuesday October 29, 2013 @08:01AM Web Literacy Standard Announced By Mozilla
Thursday October 24, 2013 @11:15AM What If the "Sharing Economy" Organized a Strike, and Nobody Came?
Thursday October 24, 2013 @07:38AM Wikipedia's Participation Problem
Sunday October 20, 2013 @05:55PM Are We Socially Ready For Wearable Computing?
Sunday October 20, 2013 @08:59AM Building an Opt-In Society
Saturday October 12, 2013 @10:54AM Read Better Books To Be a Better Person
Wednesday October 09, 2013 @12:32PM HP CEO Meg Whitman To Employees: No More Telecommuting For You
Tuesday October 08, 2013 @11:30AM Digital Revolution Will Kill Jobs, Inflame Social Unrest, Says Gartner
Thursday October 03, 2013 @08:00AM Researchers Show How Easy It Is To Manipulate Online Opinions
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @07:41AM Everything You Needed To Know About the Internet In May, 1994
Thursday September 26, 2013 @08:07AM The Most WTF-y Programming Languages
Sunday September 22, 2013 @05:34PM Learning To Code: Are We Having Fun Yet?
Thursday September 12, 2013 @12:11PM Social Media Is a New Vector For Mass Psychogenic Illness
Saturday September 07, 2013 @06:31PM 400 Million Chinese Cannot Speak Mandarin
Saturday September 07, 2013 @01:32PM Could Technology Create Modern-Day 'Leper Colonies'?
Friday September 06, 2013 @06:39PM New Musopen Campaign Wants To "Set Chopin Free"
Thursday August 22, 2013 @04:20PM Concern Mounts Over Self-Driving Cars Taking Away Freedom
Tuesday August 20, 2013 @01:02PM Can There Be Open Source Music?
Thursday August 15, 2013 @05:28PM Ask Slashdot: When Is It OK To Not Give Notice?
Thursday August 08, 2013 @12:22PM Bill Gates Promotes Vaccine Projects, Swipes At Google
Thursday August 01, 2013 @02:02PM Turning Santa Cruz Into a Haven For Hackers, Makers & Startups
Thursday August 01, 2013 @09:24AM Ask Slashdot: Should More Math and Equations Be Used In the Popular Press?
Sunday July 28, 2013 @10:12AM Ask Slashdot: High-School Suitable Books On How Computers Affect Society?
Saturday July 27, 2013 @11:54PM Google Engineer Wins NSA Award, Then Says NSA Should Be Abolished
Tuesday July 16, 2013 @01:35PM Smartphones May Help Reduce Traffic In the Near Future
Tuesday July 16, 2013 @07:51AM Kernel Dev Tells Linus Torvalds To Stop Using Abusive Language
Sunday July 14, 2013 @06:19PM The Middle East Beats the West In Female Tech Founders
Tuesday July 09, 2013 @10:39AM Malcolm Gladwell On Culture and Airplane Crashes
Thursday July 04, 2013 @05:23PM How Old Is the Average Country?
Wednesday July 03, 2013 @08:06PM Ask Slashdot: Permanent Preservation of Human Knowledge?
Sunday June 30, 2013 @06:47PM The Average Movie Theater Has Hundreds of Screens
Saturday June 29, 2013 @12:43PM How Silicon Valley's Tech Reign Will End
Wednesday June 26, 2013 @09:33AM Why Engineering Freshmen Should Take Humanities Courses
Monday June 17, 2013 @06:33PM Trying To Learn a Foreign Language? Avoid Reminders of Home
Sunday June 02, 2013 @11:21PM Ask Slashdot: How To Start and Manage a University LUG?
Saturday June 01, 2013 @12:29AM Too Many Smart People Chasing Too Many Dumb Ideas?
Tuesday May 28, 2013 @09:33AM Google Glass: What's With All the Hate?
Thursday May 23, 2013 @08:41AM Teens, Social Media, and Privacy
Saturday May 18, 2013 @01:48AM Happy Culture Freedom Day!
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @12:37PM Dropcam CEO's Beef With Brogramming and Free Dinners
Thursday April 18, 2013 @12:28PM In Iceland, Tap Cellphones To Avoid Incest
Thursday April 11, 2013 @09:21AM Google's Idea of Productivity Is a Bad Fit For Many Other Workplaces
Friday April 05, 2013 @11:01PM Hatebase Tries To Scan For Precursors of Genocide In Language
Monday March 18, 2013 @01:12PM Should We Be Afraid of Google Glass?
Thursday February 21, 2013 @03:17AM US CEO Says French Workers Have Three-Hour Work Day
Sunday February 10, 2013 @03:37PM Should the Start of Chinese New Year Be a Federal Holiday?
Friday January 04, 2013 @07:00PM Why Girls Do Better At School
Thursday January 03, 2013 @02:59PM Ask Slashdot: How Can I Explain To a Coworker That He Writes Bad Code?
Tuesday January 01, 2013 @01:40PM USMA: Going the Extra Kilometer For Metrication
Friday December 28, 2012 @07:28PM What Turned VR Pioneer Jaron Lanier Against the Web
Monday December 24, 2012 @12:30AM World's Oldest Wooden Water Wells Discovered
Thursday December 13, 2012 @06:07PM China Quietly Unblocks Names of Its Leaders
Tuesday December 04, 2012 @01:40PM Congressional Committee Casts a Harsh Eye On Vaccination Science
Saturday December 01, 2012 @07:05PM Samsung Sets New Guidelines For Alcoholic Beverages
Thursday November 29, 2012 @02:29PM Why Facebook Is Stressing You Out
Tuesday November 13, 2012 @09:04AM Geomapping Racism With Twitter
Thursday November 08, 2012 @01:16PM Do Recreational Drugs Help Programmers?
Saturday November 03, 2012 @10:07PM Why Coding At Fifty May Be Nifty
Tuesday October 30, 2012 @09:24AM Telling the Truth In Today's China
Monday October 29, 2012 @09:58PM Is Silicon Valley Morally Bankrupt and Toxic?
Monday October 29, 2012 @08:01PM Want a Security Pro? Get Politically Incorrect and Learn Geek Culture
Thursday October 25, 2012 @11:18AM Ask Slashdot: Rectifying Nerd Arrogance?
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @08:46AM Shut Up and Play Nice: How the Western World Is Limiting Free Speech
Thursday October 04, 2012 @11:09AM Pictures From an Exhibition: World Makerfaire 2012 NYC
Thursday September 27, 2012 @01:02PM What Should Start-Ups Do With the Brilliant Jerk?
Sunday September 23, 2012 @11:09AM Why Non-Coders Shouldn't Write Code
Monday September 17, 2012 @03:30PM The Perils of Developers Hooking Up
Thursday September 06, 2012 @08:21AM Social Robots May Gain Legal Rights, Says MIT Researcher
Tuesday August 28, 2012 @12:24PM Bill "The Science Guy" Nye Says Creationism Is Not Appropriate For Children
Friday August 24, 2012 @05:45PM Ask Slashdot: Explaining Role-Playing Games To the Uninitiated?
Saturday August 18, 2012 @02:53AM Genetically Engineering Babies a Moral Obligation, Says Ethicist
Tuesday August 14, 2012 @08:01AM First Mummies May Have Been Inspired by Field of Corpses
Sunday August 12, 2012 @06:00PM Is Sexual Harassment Part of Hacker Culture?
Sunday August 12, 2012 @02:07PM MSFT Reaches Out To Hackers: 'Do Epic $#!+'
Thursday August 09, 2012 @11:49AM Ask Slashdot: How Many of You Actually Use Math?
Tuesday August 07, 2012 @08:50AM Overconfidence May Be a Result of Social Politeness
Friday July 27, 2012 @08:30AM "Bomb Threat" Tweet Conviction Overturned By UK Appeals Court
Thursday July 26, 2012 @12:52PM Ask Slashdot: Preempting Sexual Harassment In the Workplace?
Thursday July 26, 2012 @08:26AM Should Journalists Embrace Jargon?
Tuesday July 24, 2012 @12:35PM San Francisco Poaching Tech Talent From Silicon Valley
Thursday July 19, 2012 @04:38PM Political Ideology Shapes How People Perceive Temperature
Tuesday July 17, 2012 @01:10PM Modest Proposal For Stopping Hackers: Get Them Girlfriends
Monday July 16, 2012 @02:48PM Even Silicon Valley's Prison Inmates Have Their Own Startup Incubator
Thursday July 12, 2012 @11:07AM What's Wrong With American Ninja Warrior?
Tuesday July 10, 2012 @12:35PM Trying to Untangle Anarchist Attacks On Scientists
Saturday July 07, 2012 @01:03AM Social Networks, Suicide and Statistics
Friday July 06, 2012 @12:15PM Dreaming of Digital Glory At Hacker Hostels
Tuesday June 26, 2012 @12:21PM Wikipedia As a "War Zone," Rather Than a Collaboration
Thursday June 21, 2012 @05:28PM Google Launches Endangered Languages Project
Thursday June 21, 2012 @04:34PM Fastest Growing US Export To China: Education
Wednesday June 20, 2012 @08:05AM U.S. Students Struggle With Reasoning Skills
Wednesday June 20, 2012 @08:03AM Women's Enrollment In Computer Science Correlates Negatively With Net Access
Sunday June 17, 2012 @12:25AM Did Neandertals Paint Early Cave Art?
Tuesday June 05, 2012 @01:08PM Finding the Downside In San Francisco's Tech Boom
Saturday June 02, 2012 @01:21PM Geezers Pick Stronger Passwords Than Young'uns
Friday June 01, 2012 @07:45AM IEEE Spectrum Digs Into the Future of Money
Thursday May 31, 2012 @10:10AM Another Afghan School Poisoned — 160 Girls Hospitalized
Wednesday May 30, 2012 @02:56PM The Poor Waste More Time On Digital Entertainment
Friday May 18, 2012 @06:58PM Geeks In the Public Forum?
Thursday May 10, 2012 @10:29AM Why Forbes Says Immigrants Make Better Entrepreneurs
Thursday April 26, 2012 @07:56AM Study Suggests the Number-Line Concept Is Not Intuitive
Thursday April 19, 2012 @08:09AM The Digital Differences In Americans
Thursday April 12, 2012 @04:04PM The Dead Past: the Biggest Threat To Privacy Is Us
Saturday March 31, 2012 @06:13PM A 'Radical Manifesto' For Computer Teaching In English Schools
Thursday March 29, 2012 @09:55AM Conservatives' Trust In Science Has Fallen Dramatically Since Mid-1970s
Thursday March 01, 2012 @11:34AM The Specter of Gasoline At $5 a Gallon
Thursday February 23, 2012 @12:06PM Interrupted Sleep Might Be the Best Kind
Tuesday January 24, 2012 @09:24AM Outgoing CRTC Head Says Technology Is Eroding Canadian Culture
Sunday January 01, 2012 @11:23AM What Could Have Been In the Public Domain Today, But Isn't
Tuesday November 22, 2011 @09:25AM How Technology Is Shaping Language
Thursday September 08, 2011 @09:39AM $5M In Torrented Files Presented As Art
Monday July 11, 2011 @06:19PM Technology and Moral Panic
Saturday January 29, 2011 @07:50PM Model Says Religiosity Gene Will Dominate Society
Tuesday November 30, 2010 @01:14PM Inside the Labs At HP, Microsoft and IBM
Saturday November 20, 2010 @11:25PM Estonian Economist Suggests Abandoning Cash
Tuesday November 02, 2010 @01:28PM How Much Math Do We Really Need?
Friday August 27, 2010 @01:12AM Wired Youths In China & Japan Forget Character Forms
Wednesday August 25, 2010 @09:06AM Digital Devices Deprive Brain of Needed Downtime
Tuesday August 24, 2010 @05:46PM Google Wave and the Difficulty of Radical Change
Monday August 23, 2010 @09:27PM Justice Department Seeks Ebonics Experts
Wednesday August 18, 2010 @10:21AM How the Internet Is Changing Language
Monday August 09, 2010 @11:53AM Some LA Coffee Shops Are Taking Wi-Fi Off the Menu
Sunday August 08, 2010 @05:39PM The 'Net Generation' Isn't
Friday August 06, 2010 @10:24AM 'Old School' Arcade Still Popular In NYC
Wednesday August 04, 2010 @01:01PM Sentence Spacing — 1 Space or 2?
Friday July 30, 2010 @03:35PM What's Wrong With the American University System
Monday July 26, 2010 @05:36AM The Puzzle of Japanese Web Design
Thursday June 03, 2010 @02:20PM Why Are Indian Kids So Good At Spelling?
Monday May 10, 2010 @12:31AM Obama Calls Today's Ubiquitous Gadgets and Information "a Distraction"
Thursday May 06, 2010 @11:25AM First Non-Latin TLDs Go Online Today
Wednesday April 28, 2010 @01:20PM Apple Bans Online Sales In Japan
Thursday February 25, 2010 @07:41AM Beliefs Conform To Cultural Identities

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