Slashdot Items Tagged "culture"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @08:32AM 'Bird Scooters Are Ruining Venice'
Tuesday May 15, 2018 @04:51PM In a Poll, 43% of Millennials in 36 Countries Say They Plan To Leave Their Jobs Within Two Years
Tuesday May 15, 2018 @04:25PM A Quarter of Americans Spend All Day Inside, Survey Finds
Tuesday May 15, 2018 @03:54PM Facebook Deleted 583 Million Fake Accounts in the First Three Months of 2018
Tuesday May 15, 2018 @03:06PM Smarter People Don't Have Better Passwords, Study Finds
Wednesday May 09, 2018 @11:26AM One of the Worst Jobs in America: Responding To Irate Tweets From New York City Subway Riders
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @05:24PM In Banking, 70% of Front-Office Jobs Will Be Dislocated By AI
Thursday April 05, 2018 @09:25AM Despite Having Unprecedented Access To Technology, Generation Z Is Already Bored
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @04:04PM Most Tech Workers Would Ignore a Call From Their Boss Outside Work Hours
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @03:49PM AI is Rapidly Changing the Types and Location of the Best-Paying Jobs
Thursday March 22, 2018 @04:11PM Researchers Finally Solve Mystery of 'Alien' Skeleton
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @12:27PM Facebook is Building a Real Community in California To Test Whether People Love Tech Companies Enough To Live in Them
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:42PM Air Pollution is Bad For Productivity, Even in Office Jobs
Monday March 05, 2018 @03:47PM Remote Work is Going To Keep Increasing, Study Says
Sunday February 25, 2018 @12:45AM Putting Civilization in a Box For Space Means Choosing Our Legacy
Saturday February 24, 2018 @11:48PM As Cape Town Runs Out of Water, Here's a Look at Parts of Mexico City That Have Been Without Water For a Year
Friday February 23, 2018 @03:00PM From 1999 To 2016, America Lost 11.4 Million People From the Workforce
Saturday February 17, 2018 @05:16PM Silicon Valley Singles Are Giving Up On the Algorithms of Love
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @03:35PM Even Apple and Google Engineers Can't Really Afford To Live Near Their Offices
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @02:41PM Countries that Are Most Highly Invested in Automation
Monday February 12, 2018 @03:22PM Unknown Language Discovered in Malaysia
Sunday February 11, 2018 @04:40PM Where Old, Unreadable Documents Go to Be Understood
Thursday February 08, 2018 @01:34PM Salaries For Workers in Technology Roles, Including Software Engineers and Product Managers, Peak Around Age 45
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @05:24PM Chinese Companies Hunt for AI Talent at American Conference
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @02:06PM 'Humans Not Invited' Is a CAPTCHA Test That Welcomes Bots, Filters Out Humans
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @02:53PM Japan Wants To Increase Acceptance of Technology That Could Help Fill the Gap in the Nursing Workforce
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @09:19AM A Look at How Indian Women Have Persevered Through Several Obstacles To Contribute to the Open Source Community
Monday February 05, 2018 @11:09AM New Digital Technology Can, in Some Circumstances, Make Businesses Less Productive
Friday February 02, 2018 @01:54PM Working From Home: What if You Never Saw Your Colleagues in Person Again?
Friday February 02, 2018 @12:33PM 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
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @12:57PM The Rise Of The Contract Workforce
Monday January 22, 2018 @03:34PM Corporate Cultural Issues Hold Back Secure Software Development
Friday January 19, 2018 @06:57PM Google CEO Sundar Pichai Says He Does Not Regret Firing James Damore
Friday January 19, 2018 @10:07AM Why Airports Rename Runways When the Magnetic Poles Move
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @07:23PM Hackers Seem Close To Publicly Unlocking the Nintendo Switch
Monday January 15, 2018 @09:24PM Google's Museum App Finds Your Fine Art Doppelganger
Saturday January 13, 2018 @12:48AM Interviewing the Interviewer
Friday January 12, 2018 @01:53PM Apparently, People Say 'Thank You' To Self-Driving Pizza Delivery Vehicles
Friday January 05, 2018 @03:40PM Arbitrary Deadlines Are the Enemy of Creativity, According to Harvard Research
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @03:09PM LinuxJournal, Which Ceased Publication Last Month Citing Poor Financial Condition, Secures Fresh Fund From Readers To Resume Operation
Monday January 01, 2018 @10:29PM Want to Be Happy? Think Like an Old Person
Monday January 01, 2018 @02:07PM 2018 Is the Last Year of America's Public Domain Drought
Thursday December 28, 2017 @03:46PM Leaving the House Linked To Longevity in Older Adults
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @02:14PM That '70s Show: the Conference That Predicted the Future of Work
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @11:04AM The Link Between Polygamy and War
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @09:58AM China's Shanghai Sets Population at 25 Million To Avoid 'Big City Disease'
Friday December 22, 2017 @03:06PM Number of Births in Japan To Hit Record Low in 2017
Friday December 22, 2017 @11:38AM Faced With Rising Temperatures, People May Seek Asylum
Thursday December 21, 2017 @12:21PM Ask Slashdot: When Is the Right Time To Discuss Retirement With Your Employer?
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @06:30PM The People Who Read Your Airline Tweets
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @11:05AM 'Productivity Is Dangerous'
Friday December 15, 2017 @11:27PM Here's the Letter Alleging Uber Spied on Individuals For Competitive Intelligence
Friday December 15, 2017 @05:13PM Facebook Admits that Some Social Media Use Can Be Harmful
Thursday December 14, 2017 @06:45AM Almost 100 Million People a Year 'Forced To Choose Between Food and Healthcare'
Thursday December 14, 2017 @03:33AM FCC's Own Chief Technology Officer Warned About Net Neutrality Repeal
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @01:56PM Why Is Anime Obsessed With Power Lines?
Monday December 11, 2017 @07:45AM Fired Tech Workers Turn To Chatbots for Counseling
Friday December 08, 2017 @09:12PM The Compelling Case For Working Less
Friday December 08, 2017 @03:47PM The Neon Glow of Tokyo Modified Car Culture
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @05:07PM AI Can Beat Humans Only One Game At a Time
Monday December 04, 2017 @12:38PM People Have Spent Over $1M Buying Virtual Cats on the Ethereum Blockchain
Friday November 24, 2017 @05:34PM How Coral Researchers Are Coping With the Death of Reefs
Friday November 24, 2017 @11:25AM More Young People Are Becoming Farmers
Friday November 17, 2017 @02:54PM A Hacker 'Hero' Has Been Banned From Cyber Conferences After Decades Of Inappropriate Behavior
Friday November 17, 2017 @10:00AM Silicon Valley Thinks It Invented Roommates. They Call It 'Co-living'
Thursday November 16, 2017 @02:44PM Apology After Japanese Train Departs 20 Seconds Early
Thursday November 16, 2017 @10:41AM 37% of Netflix Subscribers Say They Binge-Watch While at Work
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @04:56PM Companies Wake Up To the Problem of Bullies At Work
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @12:38PM What Did 17th Century Food Taste Like?
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @10:56AM Is American English Going To Take Over British English Completely?
Friday November 03, 2017 @07:06AM Ask Slashdot: Why Do We Still Commute?
Thursday November 02, 2017 @09:19AM Timber Towers Are On the Rise in France
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @02:24PM A Japanese Company Is Giving Nonsmokers Longer Vacations
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @05:16PM Tech Companies Pledge To Use Artificial Intelligence Responsibly
Friday October 13, 2017 @10:10AM Google Bombs Are Our New Normal
Friday October 06, 2017 @04:53PM A Small But Growing Group Of Silicon Valley Heretics Are Disconnecting Themselves From the Internet
Thursday September 14, 2017 @04:33PM You Are Already Living Inside a Computer
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @04:15PM Twitter is Just Randomly Deleting People's Lists -- and No One Knows Why
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @10:17AM IBM Pitched Its Watson Supercomputer as a Revolution in Cancer Care. It's Nowhere Close
Friday September 01, 2017 @03:06PM Petition Asks the Developers of Phoenix OS to Open Source the Kernel
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @11:19AM What We Get Wrong About Technology
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @11:00AM Facebook To Open New Office in Kendall Square, Adding Hundreds of Jobs
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @04:36PM Rural America Is Building Its Own Internet Because No One Else Will
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @03:05PM In Our Cynical Age, No One Fails Anymore -- Everybody 'Pivots'
Monday August 28, 2017 @02:17PM To Survive in Tough Times, Restaurants Turn to Data-Mining
Friday August 25, 2017 @03:57PM Modest Proposal To Companies: Let Your Customers Respond To Your Emails - Kill no-reply@
Friday August 25, 2017 @08:42AM Apple Is Pulling Apps By Iranian Developers From The App Store To Comply With US Sanctions
Thursday August 24, 2017 @04:34PM Many People Still Don't Want To Ride in Self-driving Cars, Survey Finds
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @01:19PM We Can't Stop Checking the News Either. Welcome to the New FOMO
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @10:29AM People Start Hating Their Jobs at Age 35, Study Says
Monday August 21, 2017 @01:56PM Driverless Cars Need a Lot More Than Software, Ford CTO Says
Friday August 18, 2017 @03:17PM Self-sufficient Eclipse Chasers Hit the Road To 'Totality'
Friday August 18, 2017 @10:04AM How Security Pros Look at Encryption Backdoors
Thursday August 17, 2017 @01:17PM A 2:15 Alarm, 2 Trains and a Bus Get Her To Work by 7 AM
Thursday August 17, 2017 @09:46AM Thai Activist Jailed For the Crime of Sharing an Article on Facebook
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @01:36PM Feeling Bad About Feeling Bad Can Make You Feel Worse
Monday August 14, 2017 @09:49AM Device That Revolutionized Timekeeping Receives an IEEE Milestone
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @01:21PM In Response To Anti-diversity Memo, YouTube CEO Says Sexism in Tech is 'Pervasive'
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @11:39AM Brits Look at Google and Facebook Every 210 Seconds, Says Survey
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @11:29AM Playing Action Video Games May Be Bad For Your Brain, Study Finds
Monday August 07, 2017 @01:13PM The No-GPS Road Trip
Monday August 07, 2017 @10:04AM Inside the World of Silicon Valley's 'Coasters' -- the Millionaire Engineers Who Get Paid Gobs of Money and Barely Work
Friday August 04, 2017 @12:19PM Why We Can't Have the Male Pill
Thursday August 03, 2017 @03:53PM Slashdot Asks: Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?
Thursday August 03, 2017 @10:53AM Thousands Show Up For Jobs at Amazon Warehouses in US Cities
Thursday August 03, 2017 @10:49AM Private Valuations Aren't Grounded in Reality, Study Finds
Monday July 31, 2017 @01:58PM Apple is About To Do Something Their Programmers Definitely Don't Want
Sunday July 30, 2017 @12:41PM CNET Warns 'Everything Looks Like A Hack' At DEFCON
Friday July 28, 2017 @01:07PM India is Betting On Compulsory Internships To Improve Its Unemployable Engineers
Friday July 28, 2017 @10:42AM Top Established and Emerging Tech Companies Prefer To Hire Highly Educated Candidates, Not Dropouts
Monday July 24, 2017 @02:39PM Push Notifications From Popular Apps Are Becoming Increasingly Useless And Annoying
Monday July 24, 2017 @01:17PM Unemployment in the UK is Now So Low It's in Danger of Exposing the Lie Used To Create the Numbers
Monday July 24, 2017 @12:43PM Pittsburgh Gets a Tech Makeover
Saturday July 22, 2017 @03:04AM For Seattle Women Called Alexa, Frustrating To Share Name With Amazon Device
Friday July 21, 2017 @11:06PM Millennials Only Have a 5 To 6 Second Attention Span For Ads
Thursday July 20, 2017 @11:01AM Say Goodbye To Spain's Glorious Three-Hour Lunch Break
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @03:57PM California Lawsuit Wants To Weaken Noncompetes
Friday July 14, 2017 @10:03AM Work From Home People Earn More, Quit Less, and Are Happier Than Their Office-bound Counterparts
Thursday July 13, 2017 @02:44PM Early 'Coding School' Dev Bootcamp Is Shutting Down
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @10:27AM Tech Boss Attacks 'Whiners' in Angry Email
Friday July 07, 2017 @04:06PM Ask Slashdot: Are We Living In the Golden Age of Bailing?
Thursday July 06, 2017 @12:40PM Microsoft Plans Up To 3,000 Job Cuts In a Sales Staff Overhaul To Fuel Cloud Growth
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @02:51PM Tesla Factory Reportedly Described As a 'Predator Zone' By Female Employees
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @02:11PM The XHamster Wikipedia Page Is Suddenly Immensely Popular, and No One Knows Why
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @12:44PM Hanoi Plan To Ban Motorbikes By 2030 To Combat Pollution
Monday July 03, 2017 @03:38PM Young Men Are Working Less. Some Economists Think It's Because They're Home Playing Video Games.
Monday July 03, 2017 @02:34PM Ask Slashdot: Is Logging Long Hours a Recipe For Burnout or the Only Way To Get Ahead?
Friday June 30, 2017 @06:39PM 'You're Doing Your Weekend Wrong'
Friday June 30, 2017 @05:32PM A Million Bottles a Minute: World's Plastic Binge 'As Dangerous as Climate Change'
Friday June 30, 2017 @05:08PM Investors Who Back VC Funds Are Worried About Valley Culture
Friday June 30, 2017 @09:22AM The Age of Distributed Truth
Thursday June 29, 2017 @10:40AM Spanish Siesta Culture Lets Entrepreneur Turn Naps Into Gold
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @03:59PM The App Economy Will Be Worth $6 Trillion in Five Years
Monday June 26, 2017 @01:17PM Who Americans Spend Their Time With
Thursday June 22, 2017 @01:54PM Facebook Has a New Mission: Bring the World Closer Together
Thursday June 22, 2017 @10:00AM With Her Blog Post About Toxic Bro-Culture at Uber, Susan Fowler Proved That One Person Can Make a Difference
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @04:07PM Even Telecom Workers Don't Want To Talk On the Phone
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:13PM 'Older Fathers Have Geekier Sons'
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @02:56PM More Than 80% of US Adults Get News On Their Phones
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @09:56AM Indian Scientists Are Experimenting With Drone Seed-bombing To Plant a Forest
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @01:19PM Uber CEO To Take Leave, Diminished Role After Workplace Scandals
Monday June 12, 2017 @12:19AM Artificial Intelligence Can Now Predict Suicide With Remarkable Accuracy
Sunday June 11, 2017 @10:26PM The Internet Of Things Is Becoming More Difficult To Escape
Sunday June 11, 2017 @10:15PM Trump-Style Tactics Finally Stopped Working For Uber
Sunday June 11, 2017 @10:00PM Opioid Dealers Embrace the Dark Web To Send Deadly Drugs by Mail
Friday June 09, 2017 @03:12PM More Than 40 Percent of Companies Now Offer a 'Summer Friday' Perk
Friday June 09, 2017 @01:30PM The Hidden Ways That Architecture Affects How You Feel
Friday June 09, 2017 @11:00AM CEO of Defunct Silicon Valley Startup Indicted For Allegedly Tricking Employees Into Working For Free
Thursday June 08, 2017 @02:32PM Theresa May Says UK Will 'Tear Up' Human Rights Laws If Needed For Terror Fight
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @07:15PM US Spy Chief Reverses Course, Will Not Say How Many Americans Caught in NSA Surveillance
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @03:59PM Slashdot Asks: Is Trump's Blocking of Some Twitter Users Unconstitutional?
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @02:24PM More Than 20 Employees Fired at Uber in Sexual Harassment Investigation
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @01:26PM Before Silicon Valley, New Jersey Was Tech Capital
Monday June 05, 2017 @04:18PM San Francisco Goes After Uber, Lyft For Data On City Trips, Driver Bonuses
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:26PM Airbnb Hosts More Likely To Reject Guests With Disabilities, Study Finds
Friday June 02, 2017 @03:19PM Hundreds of Walmart Employees Say They've Been Punished For Taking Sick Days
Friday June 02, 2017 @02:46PM Denmark Is Killing Tesla and Other Electric Cars
Friday June 02, 2017 @02:05PM Walmart Is Turning Its Employees Into Delivery Drivers To Compete With Amazon
Friday June 02, 2017 @11:58AM EU Commissioner Says No to Bill Gates' Robot Tax Idea
Friday June 02, 2017 @10:36AM Anti-Aging Start-Up Is Charging Thousands of Dollars for Teen Blood
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:36PM Trump Administration Approves Tougher Visa Vetting, Including Social Media Checks
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @02:41PM Ethiopia Turns Off Internet Nationwide as Students Sit Exams
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:51PM European Union Will Fund Public Wifi
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @12:08PM For Video Soundtracks, Computers Are the New Composers
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @10:51AM Instagram CEO On Allegations That His App Has Copied Snapchat
Monday May 29, 2017 @10:41AM British Airways CEO Won't Resign, Says Outsourcing Not To Blame For IT Failure
Monday May 29, 2017 @10:04AM India's Ethical Hackers Rewarded Abroad, Ignored at Home
Friday May 26, 2017 @02:53PM 80% of Millennials Say They Want To Buy a Home -- But Most Have Less Than $1,000
Friday May 26, 2017 @02:28PM The Gig Economy Workforce Will Double In Four Years
Thursday May 25, 2017 @03:11PM 83 Percent Of Security Staff Waste Time Fixing Other IT Problems
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @01:49PM Imzy, the Kinder and Gentler Reddit By Ex Employee, Is Shutting Down
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @02:26PM At Google, an Employee-Run Email List Tracks Harassment and Bias Complaints
Monday May 22, 2017 @03:22PM How Fonts Are Fueling the Culture Wars
Monday May 22, 2017 @01:28PM Mark Zuckerberg Is Working On a Way To Connect You To People You 'Should' Know
Monday May 22, 2017 @11:11AM 'Science Must Clean Up Its Act'
Friday May 19, 2017 @09:49AM IBM is Telling Remote Workers To Get Back in the Office Or Leave
Friday May 19, 2017 @09:36AM Facebook and Twitter 'Harm Young People's Mental Health'
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:54PM A Quarter of IT Pros Find Their Job Very Stressful
Thursday May 18, 2017 @02:02PM Families Will Spend More Than a Third of Summer Staring At Screens
Thursday May 18, 2017 @12:20PM More Than 35,000 AT&T Workers Threaten Weekend Strike
Monday May 15, 2017 @01:44PM 'U Can't Talk to Ur Professor Like This'
Thursday May 11, 2017 @03:46PM 'The Traditional Lecture Is Dead'
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @11:58AM Draft Horses Are Helping Upgrade Cell Towers In Wisconsin
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @09:23AM Ask Slashdot: How To Improve At Work When You're Not Getting Feedback?
Monday May 08, 2017 @10:30AM IBM: Remote Working Is Great! (For Everyone Except Us)
Monday May 08, 2017 @10:17AM Your Boss Is Not More Stressed Out Than You, Science Says
Friday May 05, 2017 @08:57AM April Jobs Report: 211,000 Jobs Added, Unemployment At 4.4 Percent
Thursday May 04, 2017 @11:49AM Managers Should Start Texting Job Candidates, Says Study
Monday May 01, 2017 @04:33PM China is Recruiting 20,000 People To Write Its Own Wikipedia
Monday May 01, 2017 @10:28AM 'There's No Good Way To Kill a Bad Idea'
Friday April 28, 2017 @12:13PM Report Shows Another Diversity Challenge: Retaining Employees
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @02:50PM Most Millennials Have an Unrealistic View of Their Retirement Prospects, Analysts Say
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @09:46AM Suicide of an Uber Engineer: Widow Blames Job Stress
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @01:35PM In Costly Bay Area, Even Six-Figure Salaries Are Considered 'Low Income'
Thursday April 20, 2017 @08:47AM CC'ing the Boss on Email Makes Employees Feel Less Trusted, Study Finds
Thursday April 20, 2017 @07:22AM The Biggest Time Suck at the Office Might Be Your Computer
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:46PM How the Six-Hour Workday Actually Saves Money
Friday April 14, 2017 @04:23PM The Great Japan Potato-Chip Crisis: Panic Buying, $12 Bags
Monday April 10, 2017 @10:26AM If Humble People Make the Best Leaders, Why Do We Fall for Charismatic Narcissists?
Monday April 10, 2017 @09:54AM Sleep Is the New Status Symbol