Slashdot Items Tagged "business"

Date / Time Story
Friday July 29, 2016 @05:22PM World's Largest Solar Power Plant Planned For Chernobyl Nuclear Wasteland
Friday July 29, 2016 @04:49PM A Look Inside Tesla's $5 Billion Gigafactory
Friday July 29, 2016 @04:06PM SwiftKey Bug Leaked Email Addresses, Phone Numbers To Strangers
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:27PM Amazon Reaches New High Of 268,900 Employees -- Skyrocketing 47% In Just One Year
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:15PM Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Becomes World's Third Richest Person
Thursday July 28, 2016 @09:32PM Ask Slashdot: How Transparent Should Companies Be When Operational Technology Failures Happen?
Thursday July 28, 2016 @07:14PM Apple's Rigid Negotiating Tactics Cost Us 'Skinny Bundles' For Apple TV, Says Report
Thursday July 28, 2016 @06:54PM Dark Patterns Across the Web Are Designed To Trick You
Thursday July 28, 2016 @05:42PM Microsoft To Lay Off Another 2,850 People In the Next 12 Months
Thursday July 28, 2016 @05:06PM Samsung Beat Apple In Smartphone Shipments, Profit Surges To 2-Year High
Thursday July 28, 2016 @10:43AM Oracle To Buy Cloud-Software Provider NetSuite For $9.3 Billion
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @10:10PM Tor Project Confirms Sexual Misconduct By Developer Jacob Appelbaum
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @08:13PM Tesla and Autopilot Supplier Mobileye Split Up After Fatal Crash
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @04:51PM Amazon Debuts a Dedicated Shop For Kickstarter Products
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @04:01PM Comcast Excited To Have Lost 4,000 TV Subscribers This Spring
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @12:17AM Nintendo NX Is a Portable Console With Detachable Controllers, Says Report
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @11:43PM Florida Regulators OK Plan To Increase Toxins In Water
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @06:33PM Tesla Model S In Fatal Autopilot Crash Was Going 74 MPH In a 65 Zone, NTSB Says
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @06:03PM Highest-Paid CEOs Run Worst-Performing Companies, Research Finds
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @05:43PM Apple Q3 Earnings: iPhone Sales Continue To Slide, But Apple Beats Estimates
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @05:23PM AR Helmet Startup Skully Has Crashed and Burned
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @04:16PM Harrison Ford Could Have Died In Star Wars Set Incident, Court Hears
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @08:17AM Apple's Electric Car Project To Be Led By Bob Mansfield
Monday July 25, 2016 @07:33AM Once Valued at $125B, Yahoo's Web Assets To Be Sold To Verizon For $4.83B, Companies Confirm
Saturday July 23, 2016 @10:06PM 7-Eleven Just Used a Drone To Deliver Slurpees and a Chicken Sandwich
Saturday July 23, 2016 @08:10PM UK Cybersecurity Executives Plead Guilty To Hacking A Rival Firm
Saturday July 23, 2016 @03:43PM Turn Your Android Phone Into a Laptop For $99 With the Superbook
Saturday July 23, 2016 @02:38PM Do We Need The Moto Z Smartphones' New Add-On Modules?
Saturday July 23, 2016 @01:44PM Salesforce CEO Told LinkedIn He Would Have Paid Much More Than Microsoft
Saturday July 23, 2016 @01:28PM Google Tests Ads That Load Faster and Use Less Power
Friday July 22, 2016 @08:21PM Cyanogen Inc. Reportedly Fires OS Development Arm, Switches To Apps
Friday July 22, 2016 @05:45PM VW Has Emissions-Cheating Fix Ready, Says Report
Friday July 22, 2016 @05:18PM Issa Bill Would Kill A Big H-1B Loophole
Friday July 22, 2016 @05:01PM Comcast To Offer Pay-As-You-Go TV, Broadband Service
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:10PM MasterCard Is Buying the Core of the British Payments Infrastructure
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:04PM Apple: Pokemon Go Sets Record For Most Downloads In Its First Week
Friday July 22, 2016 @03:55PM Google Fiber Reminds People It's a 'Real Business'
Friday July 22, 2016 @09:51AM Verizon Nears Deal to Acquire Yahoo
Friday July 22, 2016 @02:43AM Scientists Find Chemical-Free Way To Extend Milk's Shelf Life For Up To 3 Weeks
Thursday July 21, 2016 @07:46PM Spotify Is Now Selling Your Information To Advertisers
Thursday July 21, 2016 @07:00PM Texas Man Who Acted As Russian Agent Gets 10 Years' Prison
Thursday July 21, 2016 @06:33PM McDonald's 'Make Burger History' Site Hijacked With Offensive Burger Ideas
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:49PM Amazon Wants To Sell You Everything, Including Student Loans
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:41PM Apple To Make $3 Billion From Pokemon Go
Thursday July 21, 2016 @10:02AM Amazon Loses Huge Footwear Company Because Of Fake Products, a Problem It Denies Is Happening
Thursday July 21, 2016 @12:22AM Tesla's 'Master Plan, Part Deux' Includes Trucks, Buses and Ride-Sharing
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @06:53PM BlackBerry CEO 'Disturbed' By Apple's Hard Line On Encryption
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:38PM China Bans Ad Blocking
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:10PM How The Internet Helps Sex Workers Keep Customers Honest
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @04:15PM Verizon Begins Charging a Fee Just to Use an Older Router
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @09:15PM Amazon Isn't Saying If Echo Has Been Wiretapped
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @07:48PM Technology Is Making Doctors Feel Like Glorified Data Entry Clerks
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @04:09PM Pokemon Go Doubles Nintendo's Stock Price
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @12:34PM Volkswagen Sued For Violating State Environmental Statutes With Dieselgate
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @01:28AM Marissa Mayer Says Yahoo Continues To Make Solid Progress, Earnings Report Says Otherwise
Monday July 18, 2016 @07:15PM Netflix Stock Price Tanks As Customers Quit Over Higher Prices
Monday July 18, 2016 @05:52PM Ex Cardinal's Scouting Director Chris Correa Sentenced To 46 Months For Hacking Astros' Computer System
Monday July 18, 2016 @05:31PM Researcher Finds Way To Steal Cash From Google, Instagram, and Microsoft Through The Phone
Monday July 18, 2016 @04:37PM RNC Is Preparing For Cyberattacks
Monday July 18, 2016 @10:08AM Chinese Consortium's $1.24B Bid To Acquire Opera Software Fails, $600M Deal Agreed Instead
Monday July 18, 2016 @09:41AM SoftBank To Buy British Chip Designer ARM For $32 Billion
Sunday July 17, 2016 @06:16PM Cities Struggling To Crack Down On Airbnb Renters
Sunday July 17, 2016 @12:37PM Coursera Relaunches Classic Computer Science Courses
Saturday July 16, 2016 @05:35PM Juniper OS Flaw Allowed Forged Certificates
Saturday July 16, 2016 @04:59PM First Open Source-Based Database Completes U.S. Security Review
Saturday July 16, 2016 @02:25PM Bird-Shaped Drone Symbolizes New Forms Of Covert Surveillance To Come
Saturday July 16, 2016 @10:16AM Microsoft Store Offers Free Laptop If They Can't Upgrade Your PC To Windows 10
Friday July 15, 2016 @11:01PM AT&T Open Sources Its SDN Framework To The Linux Foundation
Friday July 15, 2016 @08:15PM Google Decided To Nix Its Oculus Rift Competitor
Friday July 15, 2016 @07:27PM Elon Musk: Autopilot Feature Was Disabled In Pennsylvania Crash
Friday July 15, 2016 @05:53PM Slashdot Asks: Would You Eat Lab-Grown Meat?
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:30PM Cybercrime Overtakes Traditional Crime In UK, Says Report
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:12PM Samsung In Talks With BYD To Buy Stake In Electric-Car Maker
Thursday July 14, 2016 @07:28PM Theresa May Reshuffles Cabinet, Warns Amazon and Google of Power Shift
Thursday July 14, 2016 @04:11PM 145 Tech Leaders Say 'Trump Would Be A Disaster For Innovation'
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @10:50PM 'Fourth Amendment Caucus' Aims To Fight Government Surveillance
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @10:33PM Apple Launching Reality TV Show Called 'Planet of the Apps'
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @08:34PM Tor Project Installs New Board of Directors After Jacob Appelbaum Controversy
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @07:08PM Ex-Google Engineer Launches Blockchain-Based System For Banks
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @04:23PM Google Gets Land For Its Futuristic Headquarters, Thanks To LinkedIn Deal
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @01:48PM Guccifer 2.0 Drops New Documents
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @07:07PM Vulnerability Exploitable Via Printer Protocols Affects All Windows Versions
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @05:55PM VPN Provider Removes Russian Presence After Servers Seized
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @04:07PM NBC Universal Patents a Way To Detect BitTorrent Pirates In Real-Time
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @01:23AM Warner Bros. Settles FTC Charge For Not Disclosing Payments To YouTubers For Positive Reviews
Monday July 11, 2016 @07:06PM Third Tesla Crashes Amid Report of SEC Investigation
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:40PM Seagate Fires 6,500, Or 14% of Workforce, Stock Soars
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:09PM Can Tech Workers Skip The Olympics As Easily As Athletes?
Sunday July 10, 2016 @06:02PM EFF Delivers 210,000 Signatures Opposing Trans-Pacific Partnership
Sunday July 10, 2016 @04:36PM Telecoms Promise 5G Networks If EU Cripples Net Neutrality
Sunday July 10, 2016 @12:59PM Hostess Saves Twinkies By Automating, Fires 94% Of Their Workforce
Saturday July 09, 2016 @10:34PM Pokemon Go Leads to Reckless Driving, Injuries, and A Corpse
Saturday July 09, 2016 @11:21AM Amazon's Chinese Counterfeit Problem Is Getting Worse
Saturday July 09, 2016 @08:45AM Ashley Madison Admits It Lured Customers With 70,000 Fake 'Fembots'
Saturday July 09, 2016 @02:38AM Bitcoin 'Miners' Face Fight For Survival As New Supply Halves
Friday July 08, 2016 @08:34PM Nintendo Stock Price Up 9% After Pokemon Go Launch
Friday July 08, 2016 @03:18PM Amazon Wants People to Pay for Podcasts
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:31AM Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes Banned From Owning a Lab
Thursday July 07, 2016 @06:48PM IRS Is Suing Facebook Over Asset Transfers In Ireland
Thursday July 07, 2016 @05:34PM Ask Slashdot: Is It Ever OK To Quit Without Giving Notice?
Thursday July 07, 2016 @04:50PM Wendy's Says More Than 1,000 Restaurants Affected By Hack
Thursday July 07, 2016 @01:13PM Smartphones Lift Samsung To Best Profit In Over Two Years
Thursday July 07, 2016 @04:56AM Avast Acquires AVG For $1.3 Billion To Create Security Software Giant
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @08:56PM Google Is Working On Two Android Wear Smartwatches, Says Report
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @07:21PM Second Tesla Autopilot Crash Under Review By US Regulators
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:54PM European Union's First Cybersecurity Law Gets Green Light
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:07PM Microsoft Targets The iMac With New All-In-One Surface PCs, Reports Say
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:39PM Entire Federal Government Exempt From Robocall Laws, FCC Rules
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @03:56PM Walmart Now Lets You Pay With Phone At All 4,600 US Stores Via Walmart Pay
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @07:40PM Theranos Faces Congressional Inquiry Over Faulty Blood Tests
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @06:57PM Hyperloop One Says It Can Connect Helsinki To Stockholm In Under 30 Minutes
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:38PM Tesla Autopilot 2.0 Is Coming This Year, Source Confirms
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @04:31PM Apple To Encourage Organ Donation With Health App
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @03:53PM BlackBerry's 'Classic' Smartphone Is About to Disappear
Monday July 04, 2016 @06:10PM SolarCity Pushing Industry To 40% Increase In Useful Lifetime of Solar Power Installations
Monday July 04, 2016 @05:06PM Why Tech Support Is (Purposely) Unbearable
Sunday July 03, 2016 @05:11PM Uber Plans To Start Monitoring Their Drivers' Behavior
Sunday July 03, 2016 @02:43PM That Digital Music Service You Love Is a Terrible Business
Sunday July 03, 2016 @01:31PM A New Corporate AI Can Read Your Emails - and Your Mind
Sunday July 03, 2016 @04:48AM Rolling Drone Delivery Robots Have Arrived
Sunday July 03, 2016 @01:04AM Self-Driving Tesla Owners Share Videos of Reckless Driving
Saturday July 02, 2016 @04:05PM Amazon Gobbles Downtown Seattle, Builds Biospheres
Saturday July 02, 2016 @02:48PM Landlords, ISPs Team Up To Rip Off Tenants On Broadband
Saturday July 02, 2016 @01:53PM How Oracle's Business As Usual Is Threatening To Kill Java
Saturday July 02, 2016 @09:11AM Spain Runs Out of Workers With Almost 5 Million Unemployed
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:38AM Age-Discrimination Suit Against Google Seeks Class Action For Engineers
Friday July 01, 2016 @11:44PM Facebook Messenger Now Has 11,000 Bots
Friday July 01, 2016 @08:40PM DVD Player Found In Tesla Autopilot Crash, Says Florida Officials
Friday July 01, 2016 @05:16PM Microsoft Will Be Largest Infrastructure As A Service Vendor By 2019, Says Morgan Stanley Survey
Friday July 01, 2016 @04:56PM Man Who Teaches People How To Repair Their MacBooks Alludes To Apple Lawsuit
Friday July 01, 2016 @04:41PM HP Rolls Out Device-as-a-Service for PCs, Printers
Friday July 01, 2016 @04:29PM Frontier Teams With AT&T To Block Google Fiber Access To Utility Poles
Friday July 01, 2016 @04:05PM Security Researcher Gets Threats Over Amazon Review
Friday July 01, 2016 @01:14AM Microsoft President Brad Smith: Computer Science Is Space Race of Today
Friday July 01, 2016 @12:51AM Guccifer 2.0 Calls DNC Hack His "Personal Project," Mocks Security Firms
Friday July 01, 2016 @12:21AM Data Can Help Fix America's Overcrowded Jails, Says White House
Thursday June 30, 2016 @05:07PM US Regulators Investigating Tesla Over Use of 'Autopilot' Mode Linked To Fatal Crash
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @10:55PM 2 Million-Person Terror Database Leaked Online
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @07:25PM DMCA Notices Remove 8,268 Projects On Github In 2015
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @06:54PM Google's 'FASTER' 9000km, 60Tbps Transpacific Fiber Optics Cable Completed
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @06:32PM FCC Says TV Airwaves Being Sold For Wireless Use Are Worth $86.4 Billion
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @05:45PM Tesla Admits Defeat, Quietly Settles Model X Lawsuit Over Usability Problems
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @06:32AM Google Found Disastrous Symantec and Norton Vulnerabilities That Are 'As Bad As It Gets'
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @11:46PM Clinton Tech Plan Reads Like Silicon Valley Wish List
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @11:21PM Study: 78% of Resold Drives Still Contain Readable Personal or Business Data
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @07:42PM Volkswagen Agrees To Record $14.7B Settlement Over Emissions Cheating
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @03:24PM Here's How Pinterest Plans to Get You To Shop More
Monday June 27, 2016 @05:13PM Rolls-Royce Eyes Autonomous Ships, Expects Remote-Controlled Cargo Ships By 2020
Monday June 27, 2016 @05:00PM Cisco Seen As Trying To 'Slow Down Arista Anyway They Can' With Patent Lawsuits
Monday June 27, 2016 @11:59AM Sergey Brin: Don't Come To Silicon Valley To Start a Business
Sunday June 26, 2016 @06:47PM Religious Hacker Defaces 111 Escort Sites
Saturday June 25, 2016 @09:43AM Why Are Hackers Increasingly Targeting the Healthcare Industry?
Saturday June 25, 2016 @09:13AM Axiom Plans A New Private-Sector Outpost in Space
Saturday June 25, 2016 @09:01AM Austin Is Conducting Sting Operations Against Ride-Sharing Drivers
Saturday June 25, 2016 @06:18AM Snowden Finally Identified As Target of Investigation That Ended Lavabit
Friday June 24, 2016 @07:07PM Robot Pizza Company 'Zume' Wants To Be 'Amazon of Food'
Friday June 24, 2016 @06:38PM New Apps Let Women Obtain Birth Control Without Visiting a Doctor
Friday June 24, 2016 @05:05PM Oculus Ditches DRM Hurdle, Allows HTC Vive Games On Rift Again
Friday June 24, 2016 @04:16PM Valve Faces Lawsuit Over Video Game Gambling
Friday June 24, 2016 @03:27PM Netflix to Soon Let Users Download Videos, Says Report
Friday June 24, 2016 @02:25PM Russia Lawmakers Pass Spying Law That Requires Encryption Backdoors, Call Surveillance
Friday June 24, 2016 @05:35AM BBC: UK Votes To Leave The European Union
Thursday June 23, 2016 @08:48PM BlackBerry Remains Committed To Smartphone Business, Despite $670M Net Loss In Last Three Months
Thursday June 23, 2016 @08:23PM Apple Discontinues Thunderbolt Display
Thursday June 23, 2016 @07:29PM Comcast Admits It Incorrectly Debited $1,775 From Account, Tells Customer To Sort It Out With Bank
Thursday June 23, 2016 @02:19PM Volkswagen To Pay $10.2 Billion In Emissions Lawsuit
Thursday June 23, 2016 @02:39AM Google Fiber To Acquire Gigabit Internet Provider Webpass
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @08:51PM Why Drones Could Save Door-To-Door Mail Delivery
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @06:17PM 154 Million Voter Records Exposed Due To Database Error
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @05:57PM KFC Introduces Meal Box That Doubles As A Smartphone Charger
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @03:59PM German Government Agrees To Ban Fracking Indefinitely
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @01:09AM Interview With A Craigslist Scammer
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @12:54AM LeBron James Used A Steve Jobs Speech To Motivate The Cavs To Victory
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @08:41PM Australian 'Bitcoin Founder' Quietly Bidding For Patent Empire
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @07:05PM Indie Dev TinyBuild Lost $450K To Fraudulent Sales Facilitated By G2A
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @06:15PM 3 Million Strong Botnet Grows Right Under Twitter's Nose
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @05:42PM Elon Musk's Tesla Plans To Acquire Elon Musk's SolarCity For $2.7B In Stock
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @05:03PM Apple Starts To Shell Out $400 Million To Customers In eBook Settlement
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @03:32PM Elon Musk's Open Source OpenAI: We're Working On a Robot For Your Household Chores
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @11:58AM New FAA Rules Allow US Companies To Fly Drones Without a Pilot's License
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @01:25AM Google To Offer Better Medical Advice When You Search Your Symptoms
Monday June 20, 2016 @06:31PM Russian Bill Requires Encryption Backdoors In All Messenger Apps
Monday June 20, 2016 @06:07PM New York Senate Passes Bill That Bans Short-Term Apartment Listings On Airbnb
Monday June 20, 2016 @05:19PM Smartphone Users Are Paying For Their Own Surveillance
Monday June 20, 2016 @05:00PM Red Hat Launches Ansible-Native Container Workflow Project
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:27PM Twitter Pays $150 Million For Magic Pony Technology
Monday June 20, 2016 @03:54PM Twitch Brings CFAA and Trademark Claim Against Bot Operators
Monday June 20, 2016 @03:02PM New York Criminalizes the Use Of Ticket-Buying Bots
Sunday June 19, 2016 @10:28PM Ask Slashdot: How Can You Manage Developers Distributed Across Multiple Projects?
Sunday June 19, 2016 @01:34PM Slashdot Asks: Does Your Company Have A Breach Response Team?
Saturday June 18, 2016 @09:42AM Businesses Lose $3.1 Billion to Email Scams, FBI Warns
Saturday June 18, 2016 @12:08AM Star Trek/Axanar Lawsuit Isn't Going Away Just Yet
Friday June 17, 2016 @07:05PM Olli is a 3D Printed, IBM Watson-Powered, Self-Driving Minibus
Friday June 17, 2016 @05:10PM Like Comcast, Google Fiber Now Forces Customers Into Arbitration
Friday June 17, 2016 @04:13PM Domino's Ends Free Pizza Promo With T-Mobile Due To High Demand
Friday June 17, 2016 @04:04PM Kickstarter Just Did Something Tech Startups Never Do: It Paid a Dividend
Friday June 17, 2016 @03:24PM Time Warner Cable Suspends Broadband Upgrades After Merger
Thursday June 16, 2016 @07:54PM Citigroup Sues AT&T For Saying 'Thanks' To Customers
Thursday June 16, 2016 @06:58PM Rolls-Royce Unveils First Driverless Car Complete With Silk 'Throne'
Thursday June 16, 2016 @04:35PM Google Accused of Stealing Balloon Network Tech Behind Project Loon