Slashdot Items Tagged "business"

Date / Time Story
Monday March 19, 2018 @07:55PM New York Power Companies Can Now Charge Bitcoin Miners More
Monday March 19, 2018 @07:27PM Facebook Security Chief Said To Leave After Clashes Over Disinformation
Monday March 19, 2018 @05:35PM Sierra Leone Government Denies the Role of Blockchain In Its Recent Election
Monday March 19, 2018 @04:52PM Ask Slashdot: Should You Tell Your Coworkers How Much You Make?
Monday March 19, 2018 @04:50PM Facebook Hires Firm To Conduct Forensic Audit of Cambridge Analytica Data
Monday March 19, 2018 @02:33PM Twitter Will Ban Most Cryptocurrency-Related Ads
Monday March 19, 2018 @12:18PM FedEx Embraces More Robots Without Firing Humans
Monday March 19, 2018 @11:30AM The Struggle to Build a Massive 'Biobank' of Patient Data
Sunday March 18, 2018 @05:53PM Mapping Apps Like Waze, Google Maps, and Apple Maps May Make Traffic Conditions Worse in Some Areas, New Research Suggests
Sunday March 18, 2018 @12:51PM YouTube Kids Has Videos on How Reptilians Rule the World, Moon Landing Was Fake
Sunday March 18, 2018 @04:00AM The Road to Deep Decarbonization
Friday March 16, 2018 @02:10PM Amazon Is Hiring More Developers For Alexa Than Google Is Hiring For Everything
Friday March 16, 2018 @12:57PM 'They'll Squash You Like a Bug': How Silicon Valley Keeps a Lid on Leakers
Friday March 16, 2018 @12:21PM Yet Again, Google Tricked Into Serving Scam Amazon Ads
Friday March 16, 2018 @07:19AM US Utilities Have Finally Realized Electric Cars May Save Them
Thursday March 15, 2018 @06:24PM The 600+ Companies PayPal Shares Your Data With
Thursday March 15, 2018 @04:46PM Walmart Whistleblower Claims Cheating In Race With Amazon
Thursday March 15, 2018 @02:29PM Bitcoin's Highly Anticipated 'Lightning Network' Goes Live
Thursday March 15, 2018 @12:39PM Largest US Radio Company iHeartMedia Files For Bankruptcy
Thursday March 15, 2018 @12:04PM Digg Reader To Shut Down This Month -- Latest RSS Service To Bite the Dust
Thursday March 15, 2018 @10:41AM Can AMD Vulnerabilities Be Used To Game the Stock Market?
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @09:56PM Tesla Employees Say Automaker Is Churning Out a High Volume of Flawed Parts
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @07:07PM Toys R Us To Close All 800 of Its US Stores
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @05:06PM Jewelry Site Leaks Personal Details, Plaintext Passwords of 1.3 Million Users
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:42PM Air Pollution is Bad For Productivity, Even in Office Jobs
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:21PM How Amazon Became Corporate America's Nightmare
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @03:02PM Former Equifax CIO Charged With Insider Trading
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @10:07AM Google Will Ban All Cryptocurrency-related Advertising
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:29PM How Your Returns Are Used Against You At Best Buy, Other Retailers
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:16PM Amazon Recalls 260,000 Portable Power Banks For Fire Hazard
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @03:53PM 'Women At Microsoft Are Sexualized By Their Male Managers,' Lawsuit Alleges
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @01:56PM A Startup is Pitching a Mind-Uploading Service That is '100 Percent Fatal'
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @12:27AM Lyft Says Its Revenue Is Growing Nearly 3x Faster Than Uber's
Monday March 12, 2018 @06:54PM Trump Issues Order To Block Broadcom's Takeover of Qualcomm
Monday March 12, 2018 @04:22PM Apple Seems OK With Currency Miners In the Mac App Store
Monday March 12, 2018 @04:02PM Comcast 'Blocks' an Encrypted Email Service: Yet Another Reminder Why Net Neutrality Matters
Monday March 12, 2018 @03:51PM Apple Must Explain Why It Doesn't Want You To Fix Your Own iPhone, California Lawmaker Says
Monday March 12, 2018 @02:20PM Coming Soon to a Front Porch Near You: Package Delivery Via Drone
Monday March 12, 2018 @10:39AM Amazon's Alexa Is Coming To an Office Near You
Monday March 12, 2018 @09:59AM Intel Fights For Its Future
Monday March 12, 2018 @08:14AM Inside the Booming Black Market For Spotify Playlists
Sunday March 11, 2018 @10:04PM SXSW: No 'Hot Apps' Anymore But Still a Launchpad For Some Startups
Saturday March 10, 2018 @02:15AM Elon Musk Changes 'Boring Company' Vision To Reward Cyclists and Pedestrians
Friday March 09, 2018 @11:57PM Flippy the Robot is Already Taking an 'Extended Break'
Friday March 09, 2018 @07:05PM Lenovo Lays Off a Chunk of Its Motorola Smartphone Team
Friday March 09, 2018 @06:32PM FCC Accuses Stealthy Startup of Launching Rogue Satellites
Friday March 09, 2018 @05:44PM Cable Industry Finally Fights Cord Cutting With Fewer Ads
Friday March 09, 2018 @05:27PM 'Flippy,' the Fast Food Robot, Turned Off For Being Too Slow
Friday March 09, 2018 @05:19PM Android Beats iOS In Smartphone Loyalty, Study Finds
Friday March 09, 2018 @10:46AM Half of Ransomware Victims Didn't Recover Their Data After Paying the Ransom
Thursday March 08, 2018 @05:42PM Bay Area Cities Consider Rideshare Tax On Uber, Lyft
Thursday March 08, 2018 @11:37AM What Airbnb Did To New York City
Thursday March 08, 2018 @10:35AM McAfee Acquires VPN Provider TunnelBear
Thursday March 08, 2018 @01:48AM Amazon Launches a Low-Cost Version of Prime For Medicaid Recipients
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @07:55PM Most Americans Think AI Will Destroy Other People's Jobs, Not Theirs
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @05:12PM Snap Is Laying Off Around 100 Engineers
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @02:52PM Bitcoin Dives After SEC Says Crypto Platforms Must Be Registered
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @07:19PM Uber Self-Driving Trucks Are Now Moving Cargo For Uber Freight Customers
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @06:54PM Coinbase Announces Cryptocurrency-Focused Index Fund
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @04:20PM Google Is Selling Off Zagat
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @04:00PM Researcher Admits Study That Claimed Uber Drivers Earn $3.37 An Hour Was Not Correct
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @03:07PM Uber Spent $10.7 Billion in Nine Years. Does It Have Enough to Show for It?
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @01:44PM Uber Booked Half the Theater For the Opening Night of a Play Inspired By the Scandals that Took Down Former CEO Travis Kalanick
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @12:40PM Silicon Valley Is Over, Says Silicon Valley
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @11:18AM The Slow Death of the Internet Cookie
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @01:10AM Flippy the Robot Takes Over Burger Duties At California Restaurant
Monday March 05, 2018 @07:57PM Europe Plans Special Tax For Google, Apple, Facebook, and Amazon
Monday March 05, 2018 @05:23PM Six Tech Companies Filing Net Neutrality Lawsuit
Monday March 05, 2018 @03:47PM Remote Work is Going To Keep Increasing, Study Says
Monday March 05, 2018 @09:47AM Tencent's WeChat Hits 1 Billion Milestone as Lunar New Year Boosts Monthly Active Users
Sunday March 04, 2018 @03:45PM Bad iPhone Notches Are Happening To Good Android Phones
Sunday March 04, 2018 @03:37PM Google Fiber Is a Faint Echo of the Disruption We Were Promised
Sunday March 04, 2018 @02:54PM Levi Strauss Replaces Human Sanding With Automated Lasers
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:54AM MIT Survey Finds Uber, Lyft Drivers Earn Less Than Minimum Wage
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:44AM Google's Slack Competitor 'Hangouts Chat' Comes Out of Beta
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:20AM Uber Challenges Study Suggesting Its Drivers Earn $3.37 Per Hour
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:09AM YouTube Hiring For Some Positions Excluded White and Asian Men, Lawsuit Says
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:03AM Amazon Will Soon Stop Selling Google's 'Nest' Smart Home Products
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:00AM Australia Considers Making It Illegal For ISPs To Advertise Inflated Speeds
Saturday March 03, 2018 @11:52PM Amazon's Jeff Bezos Called Out On Counterfeit Products Problem
Saturday March 03, 2018 @11:16PM Playboy Drops Its Copyright Case Against Boing Boing
Thursday March 01, 2018 @01:22PM Snap Said To Skip Bonuses, Combat Morale Slump After Rough Year
Thursday March 01, 2018 @01:17PM SEC Reportedly Subpoenas Companies and Advisers Over ICOs
Thursday March 01, 2018 @01:04PM Your Love of Your Old Smartphone Is a Problem for Apple and Samsung
Thursday March 01, 2018 @05:09AM Best Buy To Close All 250 of Its Smaller, Mobile Phone Stores
Thursday March 01, 2018 @04:49AM Even With Double the Subscribers, Spotify Says Apple Will Always Have an Edge Owning the App Store
Wednesday February 28, 2018 @02:50PM AI Will Create New Jobs But Skills Must Shift, Say Tech Giants
Wednesday February 28, 2018 @12:44PM MPAA Wants Filmmakers To Pay Licenses, Not Rip Blu-rays
Wednesday February 28, 2018 @11:14AM Facebook Rolls Out Job Posts To Become the Blue-Collar LinkedIn
Wednesday February 28, 2018 @09:38AM Passengers Who Call Uber Instead Of An Ambulance Put Drivers At Risk
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @06:53PM Amazon Buys Smart Doorbell Maker Ring For a Reported $1 Billion
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @04:41PM ESRB Introducing 'In-Game Purchases' Label in Response To Loot Box Controversy
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @02:42PM China To Crack Down on Cryptocurrency Trading Loophole
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @12:06PM Relying on Renewables Alone Significantly Inflates the Cost of Overhauling Energy
Monday February 26, 2018 @06:03PM Volkswagen Settles Diesel Emissions Lawsuit Right Before Trial Set To Begin
Monday February 26, 2018 @05:56PM Coinbase: We Will Send Data On 13,000 Users To IRS
Monday February 26, 2018 @05:48PM 'Satoshi' Craig Wright Is Being Sued For $10 Billion For Stealing His Partner's Bitcoin
Monday February 26, 2018 @02:22PM Office 365 Growth Opportunity 'a Lot Bigger Than Anything We've Achieved', Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Says
Monday February 26, 2018 @01:57PM Airbus, Delta, and Sprint Are on a Quest for In-Flight Wi-fi That Actually Works
Monday February 26, 2018 @01:31PM FCC Will Auction 5G-ready 3.7-4.2GHz and mmWave Spectrum
Monday February 26, 2018 @12:39PM We Will Regulate Bitcoin if Risks Are Not Tackled, EU Finance Head Says
Monday February 26, 2018 @10:53AM Studies Are Increasingly Clear: Uber, Lyft Congest Cities
Monday February 26, 2018 @12:41AM The American Midwest Is Quickly Becoming a Blue-Collar Version of Silicon Valley
Sunday February 25, 2018 @02:04AM Trump Administration Cracks Down On H-1B Visa Abuse
Saturday February 24, 2018 @11:27PM Dropbox Shows How It Manages Costs By Deleting Inactive Accounts
Saturday February 24, 2018 @11:13PM Nearly Half of 2017's Cryptocurrencies Have Already Failed
Saturday February 24, 2018 @07:21PM Visa Claims Chip Cards Reduced Fraud By 70%
Saturday February 24, 2018 @05:24PM Is Cryptocurrency Threatening Earnings at Bank of America?
Friday February 23, 2018 @08:30PM Dropbox Files To Go Public
Friday February 23, 2018 @07:59PM Tesla Will Supply Free Charging Stations To Office Parking Lots
Friday February 23, 2018 @05:18PM 'Critical' T-Mobile Bug Allowed Hackers To Hijack Users' Accounts
Friday February 23, 2018 @03:08PM Airlines Won't Dare Use the Fastest Way to Board Planes
Friday February 23, 2018 @03:00PM From 1999 To 2016, America Lost 11.4 Million People From the Workforce
Friday February 23, 2018 @01:18PM Supreme Court Declines To Broaden Whistleblower Protections
Thursday February 22, 2018 @10:09PM 'Automating Jobs Is How Society Makes Progress'
Thursday February 22, 2018 @05:21PM Elon Musk Steps Down From AI Safety Group To Avoid Conflict of Interest With Tesla
Thursday February 22, 2018 @03:26PM Venezuela Says Its Cryptocurrency Raised $735 Million -- But It's a Farce
Thursday February 22, 2018 @02:49PM Disney Loses in Redbox Copyright Row
Thursday February 22, 2018 @02:48PM Disney Loses in Redbox Copyright Row
Thursday February 22, 2018 @02:06PM Uber Will 'Invest Aggressively' In India And Southeast Asia, CEO Says
Thursday February 22, 2018 @12:39PM Amazon May Open Up To Six More Automated Stores This Year
Thursday February 22, 2018 @12:15AM Uber Launches 'Express Pool' To Get More Riders To Share Rides
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @08:40PM Bigelow Launching New Company To Sell Private Space Stations
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @06:01PM Apple In Talks To Buy Cobalt Directly From Miners
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @05:46PM New Lawsuit Accuses Tesla of Knowingly Selling Defective Vehicles
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @04:52PM Instead of Slowing Down Innovation To Protect Few People, Policymakers Should Focus On Helping Displaced Workers Transition Into New Jobs, ITIF Suggests
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @04:11PM Poland's Central Bank Accused of Paying YouTubers To Make Videos That Attack the Legitimacy of Cryptocurrencies
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @12:58PM Slashdot Asks: What Do People Misunderstand or Underappreciate About Apple?
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @12:47PM Apple CEO Tim Cook: 'I've Only Had Good Years'
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @11:52AM 'Tech Companies Should Stop Pretending AI Won't Destroy Jobs'
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @11:22AM AI Experts Say Some Advances Should Be Kept Secret
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @10:15AM Lawsuits Threaten Infosec Research -- Just When We Need it Most
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @08:16AM The Car of the Future Will Sell Your Data
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @10:20PM Flixster Video Shuts Down
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @04:10PM Uber CEO Sees Commercialization of Flying Taxis in 5-10 Years
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @11:58AM Mines Linked to Child Labor Are Thriving in Rush for Car Batteries
Monday February 19, 2018 @04:46PM How UPS Delivers Faster Using $8 Headphones and Code That Decides When Dirty Trucks Get Cleaned
Sunday February 18, 2018 @11:53PM IBM Sues Microsoft's New Chief Diversity Officer To Protect Diversity Trade Secrets
Sunday February 18, 2018 @01:44PM Give Workers 10,000 Pound To Survive Automation, British Top Think Tank Suggests
Sunday February 18, 2018 @01:35PM AI Can Be Our Friend, Says Bill Gates
Sunday February 18, 2018 @11:50AM Contractors Pose Cyber Risk To Government Agencies
Sunday February 18, 2018 @11:06AM Occupational Licensing Blunts Competition and Boosts Inequality
Sunday February 18, 2018 @09:13AM We've Reached Peak Smartphone
Sunday February 18, 2018 @03:40AM Facebook Plans To Use US Mail To Verify IDs of Election Ad Buyers
Saturday February 17, 2018 @05:16PM Silicon Valley Singles Are Giving Up On the Algorithms of Love
Saturday February 17, 2018 @05:07PM Most Cities Would Welcome a Tech Billionaire, But Peter Thiel?
Saturday February 17, 2018 @02:54PM LinkedIn Users Will Soon Know What Jobs Pay Before Applying for Them
Friday February 16, 2018 @06:56PM Labor Board Says Google Could Fire James Damore For Anti-Diversity Memo
Friday February 16, 2018 @05:56PM The Slow Demise of Barnes & Noble
Friday February 16, 2018 @11:38AM Atari Is Jumping on the Crypto Bandwagon
Thursday February 15, 2018 @08:50PM Microsoft Launches LinkedIn-Powered Resume Assistant For Office 365 Subscribers
Thursday February 15, 2018 @07:42PM FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Is Under Investigation Over $3.9 Billion Media Deal
Thursday February 15, 2018 @05:26PM Uber CEO: We Could Be Profitable -- We Just Don't Want To Be
Thursday February 15, 2018 @04:10PM EFF Urges US Copyright Office To Reject Proactive 'Piracy' Filters
Thursday February 15, 2018 @03:34PM Coinbase is Erratically Overcharging Some Users and Emptying Their Bank Accounts
Thursday February 15, 2018 @01:20PM Hey Microsoft, Stop Installing Apps On My PC Without Asking
Thursday February 15, 2018 @12:22PM Snapchat Petition Attracts One Million Signatures
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @05:20PM FBI, CIA, and NSA: Don't Use Huawei Phones
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @05:04PM Valve Bans Developer After Employees Leave Fake User Reviews
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @03:35PM Even Apple and Google Engineers Can't Really Afford To Live Near Their Offices
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @12:05PM Messenger Kids Advocates Were Facebook-Funded
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @05:58PM Trump Administration Wants To Fire 248 Forecasters At the National Weather Service
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @03:49PM Porsche Is 3D Printing Hard-To-Find Parts For The 959 And Other Classics
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @03:10PM LoopX Startup Pulls ICO Exit Scam and Disappears with $4.5 Million
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @02:41PM Countries that Are Most Highly Invested in Automation
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @02:07PM 'Troll' Loses Cloudflare Lawsuit, Has Weaponized Patent Invalidated
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @01:29PM Bill Gates: Tech Companies Inviting Government Intervention
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @11:20AM YouTube CEO: Facebook Should 'Get Back To Baby Pictures'
Monday February 12, 2018 @07:26PM Amazon Is Designing Custom AI Chips For Alexa
Monday February 12, 2018 @06:09PM Amazon Is Cutting Hundreds of Corporate Jobs
Monday February 12, 2018 @01:51PM The Trump Administration is Moving To Privatize the International Space Station: Report
Monday February 12, 2018 @12:40PM Verizon is Locking Its Phones Down To Combat Theft
Monday February 12, 2018 @05:51AM Energy Riches Fuel Bitcoin Craze For Speculation-shy Iceland
Sunday February 11, 2018 @05:20PM Searching For Lithium Deposits With Satellites
Sunday February 11, 2018 @04:47PM Hackers Hijack Government Websites To Mine Crypto-Cash
Sunday February 11, 2018 @04:40PM Where Old, Unreadable Documents Go to Be Understood
Sunday February 11, 2018 @03:05PM How Delivery Apps May Put Your Favorite Restaurant Out of Business
Sunday February 11, 2018 @02:00PM Chinese Phone Maker Xiaomi Deletes a Public MIUI vs Android One Twitter Poll After Voting Didn't Go Its Way
Sunday February 11, 2018 @11:43AM Facebook 'Likes' Are a Powerful Tool For Authoritarian Rulers, Court Petition Says
Sunday February 11, 2018 @11:29AM Detroit Decides Against Banning Airbnb -- For Now
Saturday February 10, 2018 @05:14PM Why Hiring the 'Best' People Produces the Least Creative Results
Friday February 09, 2018 @08:51PM Maine Dairy Company Settles Lawsuit Over Oxford Comma
Friday February 09, 2018 @08:05PM Mayfair Games Shuts Down After 36 Years of Board Games
Friday February 09, 2018 @06:01PM Apple Intern Reportedly Leaked iPhone Source Code
Friday February 09, 2018 @05:38PM Major Websites Are Planning a 'Day of Action' To Block Repeal of Net Neutrality
Friday February 09, 2018 @05:23PM Amazon To Take On UPS, FedEx Via 'Shipping With Amazon'
Friday February 09, 2018 @03:32PM 51 Percent of Financial Services Companies Believe Existing Tech is Holding Them Back
Friday February 09, 2018 @02:45PM Viacom To Launch Its Own Streaming Service this Year
Friday February 09, 2018 @12:31PM Uber Settles Dispute With Alphabet's Self-driving Car Unit
Friday February 09, 2018 @11:59AM Nvidia Will Focus on Gaming Because Cryptocurrencies Are 'Volatile'
Friday February 09, 2018 @10:02AM YouTube Suspends Ads on Logan Paul's Channels After 'Recent Pattern' of Behavior in Videos
Thursday February 08, 2018 @05:50PM Google's Parent Company Alphabet Is Buying Chelsea Market For $2 Billion
Thursday February 08, 2018 @05:27PM Detroit Quietly Bans Airbnb
Thursday February 08, 2018 @04:32PM Bitcoin Won't Be the Dark Web's Top Cryptocurrency For Long
Thursday February 08, 2018 @01:34PM Salaries For Workers in Technology Roles, Including Software Engineers and Product Managers, Peak Around Age 45
Thursday February 08, 2018 @10:39AM Anti-China Bill Being Softened After US Companies Complain
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @07:19PM Foxconn Unit To Cut Over 10,000 Jobs As Robotics Take Over
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @06:58PM Nest Is Done As a Standalone Alphabet Company, Merges With Google
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @05:14PM Bowing To Popularity, Apple Stores In China Accept Alipay
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @05:06PM SpaceX Successfully Lands Two Falcon Heavy Boosters Simultaneously After Rocket Launch [Update]