Slashdot Items Tagged "business"

Date / Time Story
Friday February 05, 2016 @03:06PM Financial Advisers Disrupted By AI
Thursday February 04, 2016 @01:37PM Facebook Celebrates Turning 12 Today
Thursday February 04, 2016 @08:44AM Cisco To Acquire IoT Company Jasper For $1.4 Billion
Thursday February 04, 2016 @01:50AM Senators Blast Comcast, Other Cable Firms For "Unfair Billing Practices"
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @12:34PM Elon Musk Cancels Stewart Alsop's Tesla Order Over Complaints About Launch Event
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @12:07PM Open Source Pioneer Michael Tiemann On the Myth of the Average
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @09:25AM Yahoo To Fire Another 15% As Mayer Attempts To Hang On
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @08:51AM Microsoft To Acquire SwiftKey Predictive Keyboard Technology Company For $250M
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @10:15PM Shopping Mall SMS Parking Notifications Could Be Used To Track Any Car
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @06:41PM How Uber Profits Even When Its Drivers Aren't Earning Money
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @06:25PM Magic Leap Raises $794 Million To Accelerate Adoption of Secretive AR Tech
Monday February 01, 2016 @11:15AM What Happened To Norse Corp.? Threat Intelligence Vendor Disappears
Monday February 01, 2016 @02:47AM Price Dispute Means 800k Customers Lose TV Channels In Sweden
Friday January 29, 2016 @04:45PM Xerox Splits Into Two Companies, Icahn Not Behind Move
Friday January 29, 2016 @04:00PM Ask Slashdot: Why Are Major Companies Exiting the Spam Filtering Business?
Thursday January 28, 2016 @09:47PM Slashdot and SourceForge Sold, Now Under New Management
Thursday January 28, 2016 @05:26PM A Customer-Driven Business Model For Twitter
Thursday January 28, 2016 @10:26AM Tim Cook: What's Good For the US Dollar Is Bad For Apple
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @08:22AM US Regulators Find Serious Deficiencies At Theranos Lab
Saturday January 23, 2016 @06:52PM China Likely Cut GHG Emissions In 2015
Saturday January 23, 2016 @01:33AM Google Agrees To Pay 130M UK Pounds (~ $185M) In Back Taxes
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @11:33AM Trump Says He'd Make Apple Build Computers In the US
Saturday January 09, 2016 @10:13PM Apple Purchases Software Company To Read Users' Expressions
Thursday January 07, 2016 @11:00AM Time Warner Cable Warns 320,000 Customers of Possible Compromise
Thursday January 07, 2016 @08:53AM Apple Settles a $348M Fine With Italian Authorities For Tax Evasion
Thursday January 07, 2016 @08:45AM Always-Listening IoT Devices Raise Security Policy Questions For the Workplace
Sunday December 27, 2015 @03:25PM Sweden's Cash-Free Future Looms -- and Not Everyone Is Happy About It
Sunday December 27, 2015 @09:52AM Kindle or Not, a Resurgence In Used Bookstores
Friday December 25, 2015 @07:59AM For a Missouri Cassette Tape Factory, Obsolesence is Just a 12-Letter Word
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @12:07PM US Bureau of Labor Statistics: Programmer Jobs Will Decline 8%
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @08:25AM Microsoft Buys Talko, Another Ray Ozzie Company
Monday December 21, 2015 @01:20PM Apple To Pay Ericsson Patent Royalties On iPhones and iPads
Thursday December 17, 2015 @05:00PM Landlords Want a Share of Renters' Airbnb Revenue
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @10:58AM Netflix To Re-Encode Entire 1 Petabyte Video Catalogue In 2016 To Save Bandwidth
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @08:36AM Oculus Founder Says Rift Can Match Valve's 'Room-Scale' VR
Sunday December 13, 2015 @01:36AM Cable Providers Still Have No Answer For Netflix As Cord-cutting Accelerates
Friday December 11, 2015 @08:44PM Microsoft Backs Down, Lets OneDrive Users Keep Their Free 15GB of Storage
Thursday December 10, 2015 @04:56PM "Happy Birthday To You" Set To Finally Reach the Public Domain
Thursday December 10, 2015 @12:20PM Chubb To Offer UK 'Troll Insurance' Policy
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @12:01PM GunTV Aims To Premier 24-Hour Shopping Channel For Firearms
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @11:38AM First Ever EU Rules On Cybersecurity
Monday December 07, 2015 @01:04PM NASA 'Moving On' From Low-Earth Orbit
Thursday December 03, 2015 @05:33PM Ask Slashdot: What Is the Best Way To Approach Big Companies With Your Product?
Thursday December 03, 2015 @02:55PM Why Legal Experts Are Up In Arms Over a Trade-Secrets Bill Microsoft Loves
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @01:28PM Mozilla May Separate Itself From Thunderbird Email Client
Sunday November 29, 2015 @11:19PM VW Officials Knew Since Last Year of Misleading Fuel Economy Claims
Sunday November 29, 2015 @01:05PM Ethics: A Good Reason To Sit Further Away From Your Boss
Thursday November 26, 2015 @12:32PM Why Car Salesmen Don't Want To Sell Electric Cars
Thursday November 26, 2015 @10:33AM Pressure From Uber Forces London Taxis To Finally Accept Cards
Friday November 20, 2015 @04:40PM Meet Mårten Mickos, Serial Open Source CEO (Video)
Thursday November 19, 2015 @12:59PM Survey: Tech Pros Ignoring Work-Life Balance Is a Myth
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @11:31AM Being Effective and Having Fun at Your Company's Trade Show Booth (video)
Monday November 16, 2015 @07:39AM Beats Music To Shut Down November 30
Sunday November 15, 2015 @03:08PM Why Free Services From Telecoms Can Be a Problem On the Internet
Friday November 13, 2015 @06:52PM BadBarcode Attack Forces Host System To Carry Out Commands
Friday November 13, 2015 @01:17AM Bank of England's Andy Haldane Warns Smart Machines Could Take 15M UK Jobs
Thursday November 12, 2015 @02:46PM How Rocket League Brought Psyonix Back From the Brink
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @08:17AM Ask Slashdot: Open Source Back-Up Tool For Business?
Monday November 02, 2015 @01:54AM How GoDaddy's Quest For Respect Led To an Improbable Partnership With MIT
Sunday November 01, 2015 @04:36PM HP Is Now Two Companies. How Did It Get Here?
Saturday October 31, 2015 @09:41AM US Tech Giants Increasingly Partner With Military-Connected Chinese Companies
Thursday October 29, 2015 @07:44AM Tech Unemployment Rising In Some Categories
Wednesday October 28, 2015 @10:46AM Are Car Dealers a Business Worth Keeping?
Monday October 26, 2015 @11:52AM NY To Probe Broadband Providers Over Internet Speeds
Friday October 23, 2015 @07:42PM Full Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Intellectual Property Chapter Analyzed
Friday October 23, 2015 @04:55PM RIP: Prolific Amazon Customer Reviewer Harriet Klausner (1952-2015)
Sunday October 18, 2015 @08:17PM The Box That Built the Modern World
Sunday October 18, 2015 @08:16PM Amazon Lawsuit Aims To Kill Fake Reviews
Sunday October 18, 2015 @05:28PM Disruptive Bloodwork Startup May Offer Mostly Vaporware
Saturday October 17, 2015 @12:31AM Data Centers Coming To a City Near You
Friday October 16, 2015 @05:38PM More Tech, STEM Workers Voluntarily Quitting Their Jobs
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:38AM Beware of Oracle's Licensing 'Traps,' Law Firm Warns
Thursday October 15, 2015 @09:16AM Apple Loses Patent Suit To University of Wisconsin, Faces Huge Damages
Thursday October 15, 2015 @09:15AM Tesla: Journalists Trespassed At Gigafactory, Assaulted Employees
Sunday October 04, 2015 @02:18PM Chrome AdBlock Joining Acceptable Ads Program (And Sold To Anonymous Company)
Sunday October 04, 2015 @10:23AM When Fraud Detection Shuts Down Credit Cards Inappropriately
Saturday October 03, 2015 @03:27PM Google As Alphabet Subsidiary Drops "Don't Be Evil"
Friday October 02, 2015 @06:17PM Volkswagen Diesel Scandal Logistics Imply Sizable Conspiracy
Friday October 02, 2015 @05:48PM How Steve Jobs Outsmarted Carly Fiorina
Thursday October 01, 2015 @10:30AM Xiaomi Investigated For Using Superlatives In Advertising, Now Illegal In China
Thursday October 01, 2015 @06:50AM Will 'Chip and Pin' Credit Card Technology Really Increase Security? (Video)
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @01:02PM Why Kickstarter Became a Public Benefit Corporation (Video)
Monday September 28, 2015 @07:43AM Ask Slashdot: Building a Software QA Framework?
Thursday September 24, 2015 @07:13AM Does IoT Data Need Special Regulation?
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @12:03PM VW Fiasco Puts Ethics In Engineering Under the Spotlight, CEO Steps Down
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @07:28AM Coke Discloses Millions in Grants for Health Research and Programs
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @07:18AM What Hurricane Sandy Taught IT About Disaster Preparedness
Sunday September 20, 2015 @03:36AM How Wind and Politics Pushed the Price of Texas Electricity Below Zero
Saturday September 19, 2015 @06:39PM The Economics of Drug Sales On the Dark Web
Thursday September 17, 2015 @02:47PM Intel Kills a Top-of-the-Line Processor
Friday September 11, 2015 @09:15AM Chinese Tech Companies Hire 'Cheerleaders' To Motivate Programmers
Friday September 11, 2015 @07:22AM Report: Google Will Return To China
Thursday September 10, 2015 @01:08PM Do Tech Firms Really Want Liberal Arts Majors?
Thursday September 10, 2015 @12:19PM Rupert Murdoch Buys National Geographic Magazine
Friday September 04, 2015 @03:02PM Brady Forrest Talks About Building a Hardware Startup (Video)
Sunday August 30, 2015 @09:21PM CenturyLink Takes $3B In Subsidies For Building Out Rural Broadband
Friday August 28, 2015 @07:56PM Kenya's iHub Creates Accelerator Program For Tech-Hardware Entrepreneurs
Thursday August 27, 2015 @02:39PM Former Apple CEO Creates an iPhone Competitor
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @01:42PM Ask Slashdot: Technical Resources For Non-Technical Disciplines?
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @12:15PM Life With the Dash Button: Good Design For Amazon, Bad For Everyone Else
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @09:45AM Next Texas Energy Boom: Solar
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @07:34AM Ask Slashdot: New Employee System Access Tracking?
Sunday August 23, 2015 @11:25AM Not All Uber Drivers Like Surge Pricing, Either
Friday August 21, 2015 @05:23PM Amazon Work-Life Balance Defender: Prior Employer Nearly Killed Me and My Team
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:46AM Evidence That H-1B Holders Don't Replace US Workers
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @07:28AM Trump Targets the Abuse of H-1B Visas
Monday August 10, 2015 @03:32AM Chinese Tech Companies Building Factories In India
Sunday August 09, 2015 @08:09AM Tesla Suffering Cash Flow Issues; Every Model S Means a $4,000 Loss
Friday August 07, 2015 @03:18AM I've Been Laid Off ...
Friday August 07, 2015 @03:15AM I've Been Laid Off ...
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @07:06PM Starting Now At Netflix: Unlimited Maternity and Paternity Leave
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @11:08AM Behind the Microsoft Write-Off of Nokia
Saturday August 01, 2015 @02:07AM Silicon Valley's Big Lie
Saturday July 25, 2015 @09:34PM EU May Become a Single Digital Market of 500 Million People
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @08:02AM Toshiba CEO, 8 Others, Resign Over $1.2 Billion Accounting Cover-Up
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @11:33AM As Cloud Growth Booms, Server Farms Get Super-Sized
Sunday July 12, 2015 @07:35PM Satoru Iwata, Head of Nintendo, Has Died At 55
Sunday July 12, 2015 @08:36AM FTC Officials Looking Into Apple's Streaming Business Model, Say Sources
Saturday July 11, 2015 @07:07PM Oracle Bullies Enterprise Clients Into Cloud Purchases, Consultant Claims
Thursday July 09, 2015 @10:08AM Microsoft Offers Washington a Bargain: More State Taxes, For More Education
Thursday July 09, 2015 @09:09AM Glitches: United Airlines Grounds All Flights, NYSE Suspends Trading
Thursday July 09, 2015 @07:55AM China's Stock Crash: $3.5 Trillion Wiped Out, $2.6 Trillion Frozen
Thursday July 09, 2015 @06:37AM Jolla Spins Off Hardware Business
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @12:54PM Siemens Sends Do-Not-Fly Order For Pipistrel's All-Electric Channel Crossing
Friday July 03, 2015 @01:13PM Leased LEDs and Energy Service Contracts can Cut Electric Bills (Video)
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @09:59AM Cisco To Acquire OpenDNS
Friday June 26, 2015 @11:31AM My United Airlines Website Hack Gets Snubbed
Friday June 26, 2015 @07:47AM ICANN Seeks Comment On Limiting Anonymized Domain Registration
Sunday June 21, 2015 @10:30PM WikiLeaks' Latest: An Even More Massive Trove of Sony Documents
Thursday June 18, 2015 @12:01PM Adblock Plus Can Now Be Rolled Out To Every Single Employee In a Company
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @08:48AM Apple Will Pay More To Streaming Music Producers Than Spotify -- But Not Yet
Sunday June 14, 2015 @10:15AM Santander To Track Customer Location Via Mobiles and Tablets
Friday June 12, 2015 @05:34PM Kaspersky Explains Why They Won't Say Who Hacked Them
Thursday June 11, 2015 @11:16AM Uber's Rise In China May Be Counterfeit
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @11:32AM HP Will Pay $100 Million To Settle Autonomy-Related Lawsuit
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @10:29AM Stress Is Driving Developers From the Video Game Industry
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @07:35AM US Tech Companies Expected To Lose More Than $35 Billion Over NSA Spying
Friday June 05, 2015 @06:37AM Bell Media President Says Canadians Are 'Stealing' US Netflix Content
Thursday June 04, 2015 @02:47PM Dealing with Google's 'Mobilegeddon' Algorithm Changes (Video)
Saturday May 30, 2015 @11:05PM How Elon Musk's Growing Empire is Fueled By Government Subsidies
Saturday May 30, 2015 @05:35PM Steve Albini: The Music Industry Is a Parasite -- and Copyright Is Dead
Saturday May 30, 2015 @11:35AM Let's Take This Open Floor Plan To the Next Level
Thursday May 28, 2015 @08:06AM The Tricky Road Ahead For Android Gets Even Trickier
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @11:37AM Exploit Kit Delivers Pharming Attacks Against SOHO Routers
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @11:00AM Hot Topic To Buy ThinkGeek Parent Company Geeknet
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @09:19AM Oculus Founder Hit With Lawsuit
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @08:34AM Charter Strikes $56B Deal For Time Warner Cable
Thursday May 21, 2015 @11:25AM Take Two Sues BBC Over Drama About GTA Development
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @08:33AM Battle To Regulate Ridesharing Moves Through States
Saturday May 16, 2015 @06:38AM European Telecoms May Block Mobile Ads, Spelling Trouble For Google
Friday May 15, 2015 @06:22PM Canadian Prime Minister To Music Lobby: Here's Your Copyright Term Extension
Thursday May 14, 2015 @08:10AM Uber Drivers In India Will Start Accepting Cash
Wednesday May 13, 2015 @06:11PM World's Rudest Robot Set To Simulate the Fury of Call Center Customers
Wednesday May 13, 2015 @02:56PM Is Big Data Leaving Hadoop Behind?
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @07:32AM Closing This Summer: Verizon To Scoop Up AOL For $4.4 Billion
Monday May 11, 2015 @06:55AM How To Set Up a Pirate EBook Store In Google Play Books
Monday May 11, 2015 @03:01AM Australia: Your Digital Games (and Movies!) Could Be About to Jump In Price
Sunday May 10, 2015 @04:36AM Enterprise SSDs, Powered Off, Potentially Lose Data In a Week
Saturday May 09, 2015 @11:59PM FWD.us To Laid-Off Southern California Edison Workers: Boo-Hoo
Saturday May 09, 2015 @03:36PM Ask Slashdot: Moving To an Offshore-Proof Career?
Saturday May 09, 2015 @09:27AM Uber Wants To Buy Nokia's Mapping Services
Friday May 08, 2015 @07:12PM From Commune To Sharing Economy Startup
Thursday May 07, 2015 @08:26AM Counter-Strike Finally Gets the League It Deserves
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @10:38AM Uber Forced Out of Kansas
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @09:19AM Appeals Judge Calls Prenda an "Ingenious Crooked Extortionate Operation"
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @08:18AM Recent Paper Shows Fracking Chemicals In Drinking Water, Industry Attacks It
Monday May 04, 2015 @08:23PM SurveyMonkey's CEO Dies While Vacationing With Wife Sheryl Sandberg
Monday May 04, 2015 @06:43AM Uber Office Raided By Police In China, Accused of Running 'Illegal' Car Business
Sunday May 03, 2015 @11:06PM How Silicon Valley Got That Way -- and Why It Will Continue To Rule
Sunday May 03, 2015 @06:22PM Facebook Wants to Skip the Off-Site Links, Host News Content Directly
Sunday May 03, 2015 @01:33PM Tesla Adds Used Models To Its Inventory, For Online Purchase
Saturday May 02, 2015 @09:51AM AT&T Bills Elderly Customer $24,298.93 For Landline Dial-Up Service
Thursday April 30, 2015 @07:35PM Yes, You Can Blame Your Pointy-Haired Boss On the Peter Principle
Thursday April 30, 2015 @07:20AM Disney Replaces Longtime IT Staff With H-1B Workers
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @11:42AM China's Tencent Launches Smart Hardware OS To Rival Alibaba
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @07:38AM ATT, DirecTV Mega-Merger May Go Through
Monday April 27, 2015 @11:36AM Vizio, Destroyer of Patent Trolls
Monday April 27, 2015 @11:33AM Oculus Rift: 2015 Launch Unlikely, But Not Impossible
Thursday April 23, 2015 @03:47PM We'll Be the Last PC Company Standing, Acer CEO Says
Thursday April 23, 2015 @07:40AM POS Vendor Uses Same Short, Numeric Password Non-Stop Since 1990
Thursday April 23, 2015 @07:30AM Japan Looks To Distributed Control Theory To Manage Energy Market Deregulation
Monday April 20, 2015 @11:39AM IT Consultant Talks About 'Negotiating for Nerds' (Video)
Sunday April 19, 2015 @09:04PM How Publishing Upstart Mendeley Weathered Revolt and Became Part of the Paywall
Sunday April 19, 2015 @12:26PM How Uber Surge Pricing Really Works
Saturday April 18, 2015 @05:43PM DOJ Could Nix Comcast-Time Warner Merger
Saturday April 18, 2015 @01:33AM Twitter Moves Non-US Accounts To Ireland, and Away From the NSA
Friday April 17, 2015 @04:55PM Microsoft Pushes For Public Education Funding While Avoiding State Taxes
Thursday April 16, 2015 @11:47AM 2K, Australia's Last AAA Studio, Closes Its Doors
Thursday April 16, 2015 @10:26AM IT Worker's Lawsuit Accuses Tata of Discrimination
Thursday April 16, 2015 @09:10AM Seattle CEO Cuts $1 Million Salary To $70K, Raises Employee Salaries
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @12:30PM Kludgey Electronic Health Records Are Becoming Fodder For Malpractice Suits
Friday April 10, 2015 @09:31PM US Blocks Intel From Selling Xeon Chips To Chinese Supercomputer Projects
Friday April 10, 2015 @06:19AM Uber Finally Accepts Cash -- For Autorickshaws In Delhi
Thursday April 09, 2015 @11:30AM Google, Apple and Microsoft Squirm As Global Tax Schemes Scrutinized
Thursday April 09, 2015 @09:07AM Netflix Algorithm Tells You When Your Best Employee Is About To Leave You
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @07:38AM Consumer Groups Bemoan Google's "Deceptive" Ads for Kids In FTC Complaint
Sunday April 05, 2015 @12:50PM Swiss Launch of Apple Watch Hit By Patent Issue
Friday April 03, 2015 @05:27PM Microsoft Celebrates 40th Anniversary
Thursday April 02, 2015 @07:27AM Why More 'Star Wars' Actors Don't Become Stars
Monday March 30, 2015 @11:14PM Why You Should Choose Boring Technology