Slashdot Items Tagged "stats"

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Friday December 15, 2017 @11:14PM 'State of JavaScript' Survey Results: Good News for React and TypeScript
Sunday November 05, 2017 @03:02PM No, the Linux Desktop Hasn't Jumped in Popularity
Saturday November 04, 2017 @11:15AM 9.6% of Facebook's Users 'May Be Fakes'
Sunday October 08, 2017 @06:24PM Carbon-Emitting Soil Could Speed Global Warming, Warns 26-Year Study
Saturday October 07, 2017 @12:50PM Does Online Crowdfunding Actually Reward Innovation?
Friday September 15, 2017 @10:26PM Sedentary Lifestyle Study Called 'A Raging Dumpster Fire'
Friday September 15, 2017 @09:00PM More Millennials Would Give Up Voting Than Texting
Friday September 08, 2017 @11:58PM Is Python Really the Fastest-Growing Programming Language?
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @04:01PM App Developers Should Charge More If They Want People To Buy Subscriptions, Suggests Report
Sunday July 30, 2017 @05:34PM HackerRank Tries To Calculate Which US States Have The Best Developers
Sunday July 30, 2017 @01:36PM Should The Government Fix Slow Internet Access?
Sunday July 30, 2017 @01:14AM Unpaid Internships Lead To Lower-Paying Jobs, Study Finds
Saturday July 29, 2017 @04:24PM Do Kill Switches Deter Cellphone Theft?
Saturday July 22, 2017 @05:50PM IEEE Spectrum Declares Python The #1 Programming Language
Saturday July 15, 2017 @12:26AM Open Source Contributions More Important Than Tabs Vs Spaces For Salary
Friday July 14, 2017 @09:33PM EternalBlue Vulnerability Scanner Finds Exposed Hosts Worldwide
Friday July 14, 2017 @07:37PM In America, Most Republicans Think Colleges Are Bad for the Country
Saturday July 01, 2017 @06:11PM While Chrome Dominates, Microsoft Edge Struggles To Attract New Users
Saturday July 01, 2017 @01:40PM Is Ruby's Decline In Popularity Permanent?
Friday June 23, 2017 @08:58PM Phoronix Announces '2017 Linux Laptop Survey'
Sunday June 11, 2017 @12:32PM Real Estate Firm Identifies America's 'Top 25 Tech Cities'
Saturday June 03, 2017 @06:07PM New Threat To Traditional Sports Leagues: Millennials Prefer Watching eSports
Sunday May 28, 2017 @11:49AM Are There More Developers Than We Think?
Saturday May 20, 2017 @04:36PM New Evidence of a Decline In Electricity Use By U.S. Households
Saturday May 06, 2017 @09:06PM Swarm AI Spectacularly Fails To Predict Kentucky Derby Winners A Second Time
Saturday April 29, 2017 @07:28PM As Print Surges, Ebook Sales Plunge Nearly 20%
Saturday April 22, 2017 @10:39PM Flawed Online Tutorials Led To Vulnerabilities In Software
Friday April 21, 2017 @11:51PM Stack Overflow Reveals Which Programming Languages Are Most Used At Night
Saturday April 15, 2017 @10:15PM Researchers Determine What Makes Software Developers Unhappy
Saturday April 15, 2017 @06:47PM 88% Of Medical 'Second Opinions' Give A Different Diagnosis - And So Do Some AI
Sunday April 02, 2017 @11:16PM Salary-Comparing Survey Identifies Top-Paid Developers, Discovers North America Pays Better
Friday March 24, 2017 @09:02PM Stack Overflow Reveals Results From 'Largest Developer Survey Ever Conducted'
Sunday March 19, 2017 @04:43PM America's Most Affordable Cities For Tech Workers: Seattle, Austin, and Pittsburgh
Saturday March 18, 2017 @03:38PM RedMonk Identifies 2017's Most Popular Languages: JavaScript, Java, And Python
Saturday March 04, 2017 @11:47PM Streaming TV Sites Now Have More Subscribers Than Cable TV
Sunday February 26, 2017 @05:47AM 94% of Microsoft Vulnerabilities Can Be Mitigated By Turning Off Admin Rights
Sunday February 12, 2017 @11:04PM LinuxQuestions Users Choose Their Favorite Distro: Slackware
Sunday February 12, 2017 @09:15PM 34 'Highly Toxic Users' Wrote 9% of the Personal Attacks On Wikipedia
Saturday February 11, 2017 @01:41PM GitHub Commits Reveal The Top 'Weekend Programming' Languages
Sunday February 05, 2017 @01:23AM Which US Cities Have The Worst Malware Infection Rates?
Saturday February 04, 2017 @11:31PM Massive Study Links IP Addresses Per Capita To GDP
Saturday February 04, 2017 @02:11AM Kaspersky Lab Promises New Backup Tool To Help Unhappy Social Media Users Quit
Saturday February 04, 2017 @12:49AM Peter Thiel Thinks There's Not Enough Sex In Silicon Valley
Saturday January 28, 2017 @12:42AM Solar Energy Now Employs More Americans Than Oil, Coal and Gas Combined
Sunday January 22, 2017 @03:48PM Mozilla Releases New Open Source 'Internet Health Report'
Saturday January 21, 2017 @01:03AM Newest Tesla Autopilot Data Shows A 40% Drop in Crashes
Friday January 13, 2017 @09:22PM Node.js's npm Is Now The Largest Package Registry in the World
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:19PM Comcast Remains America's Most-Hated Company, Survey Finds
Sunday January 08, 2017 @01:11AM Apple Could Finally Sell More Devices Than Microsoft In 2017
Sunday January 08, 2017 @12:04AM Is The C Programming Language Declining In Popularity?
Saturday January 07, 2017 @04:40PM Bitcoin Was 2016's Best-Performing Currency
Friday January 06, 2017 @10:48PM Apple's Share of PC Users Drops To A Five-Year Low
Sunday January 01, 2017 @07:18PM Wikipedia Announces Their Most Viewed Articles Of 2016
Saturday December 31, 2016 @04:56PM Google and Facebook Dominate The List of 2016's Top Ten Apps
Friday December 30, 2016 @07:35PM Slashdot's 10 Most-Visited Stories of 2016
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @08:06PM Apple Tops Holiday Sales With 44 Percent of All New Device Activations
Sunday December 18, 2016 @05:55PM Ubuntu Survey Discovers 'Consumers Are Terrible' About Updating Their IoT Devices
Saturday December 10, 2016 @06:14PM Analysts Tout 'State of The Developer' Survey By Awarding RPG Characters
Sunday November 27, 2016 @06:41PM Julian Assange Could Be Time's 'Person Of The Year', And Is Also Still Not Dead
Saturday November 12, 2016 @10:38PM Microsoft Survey Shows Negative Online Interactions Affect People In Real Life
Saturday October 22, 2016 @09:26PM Amazon May Handle 30% Of All US Retail Sales
Sunday October 16, 2016 @05:26PM Google's Go Language Surges In Popularity
Friday October 07, 2016 @06:41PM Baidu's Voice Recognition Software Is More Accurate Than Typing
Sunday October 02, 2016 @05:33PM iPhone 7 Finishes Last In New Test of Battery Life
Saturday October 01, 2016 @06:36PM Scientists Identify Another Source of Dangerous Greenhouse Gases: Reservoirs
Sunday September 25, 2016 @10:18PM Which Programming Language Is Most Popular - The Final Answer?
Saturday September 24, 2016 @11:05AM Poor Scientific Research Is Disproportionately Rewarded
Saturday September 24, 2016 @10:20AM Spam Hits Its Highest Level Since 2010
Saturday August 20, 2016 @11:06AM Every Month This Year Has Been the Hottest In Recorded History
Sunday August 14, 2016 @06:08PM New FreeBSD 11.0 Release Candidate Tested By Phoronix
Saturday August 06, 2016 @11:02AM Older Workers Are Better At Adapting To New Technology, Study Finds
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @03:36PM 8TB Drives Are Highly Reliable, Says Backblaze
Sunday July 31, 2016 @10:30AM C Isn't The Most Popular Programming Language, JavaScript Is
Friday July 29, 2016 @09:51PM Cisco Finds $34 Million Ransomware Industry
Friday July 29, 2016 @08:40PM Uber Doesn't Decrease Drunk Driving, Finds New Study
Sunday July 10, 2016 @09:47PM A Medical Mystery of the Best Kind: Major Diseases Are In Decline
Saturday July 09, 2016 @04:12PM TIOBE's Language-Popularity Index Sees A New Top 10 Language: Assembly
Sunday July 03, 2016 @08:00PM New York Falls and Seattle Rises on 'America's Top Tech Cities' List
Saturday July 02, 2016 @04:23PM Google Searches For 'VR Porn' Increase 10,000%
Saturday July 02, 2016 @01:04PM Linux Grabs More Than 2% of Desktop Market Share
Saturday June 25, 2016 @06:20PM 'Linux vs Windows' Challenge: Phoronix Tests Popular Games
Saturday June 25, 2016 @10:07AM Crypto Ransomware Attacks Have Jumped 500% In The Last Year
Sunday May 29, 2016 @01:45PM Study Indicates Americans Don't Trust AI
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @07:36PM Employers Struggle To Find Workers Who Can Pass A Drug Test
Sunday May 15, 2016 @05:03PM Will Self-Driving Cars Clog Our Highways?
Sunday May 01, 2016 @01:30PM Windows Desktop Market Share Drops Below 90%
Sunday April 24, 2016 @11:29AM How Big Data Creates False Confidence
Saturday April 23, 2016 @11:29PM 40% of Silicon Valley's Profits (But Not Sales) Came from Apple
Saturday March 26, 2016 @01:12PM IBM Researchers Propose Device To Dramatically Speed Up Neural-Net Learning
Sunday March 20, 2016 @06:20PM Autism Associated With Shorter Lifespan, According To UK Charity Study
Sunday March 20, 2016 @01:27PM Research Suggests 'CS For All' May Mean Lower Pay For All
Friday March 18, 2016 @06:10PM More Devs Now Use OS X Than Linux, Says Survey
Thursday March 17, 2016 @06:18PM Why Buses Need To Be More Dangerous
Sunday March 13, 2016 @03:14PM Study Finds 3 Laws Could Reduce Firearm Deaths By 90%
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @07:06PM This Was America's Warmest Winter On Record
Monday March 07, 2016 @02:58PM Fighting Food Poisoning In Las Vegas With Machine Learning
Monday March 07, 2016 @08:44AM MIT's Eyebrowse To Rank and Review Internet Sites, While Retaining Privacy
Friday March 04, 2016 @11:48AM Tracking Caucusgoers By Their Cell Phones
Thursday March 03, 2016 @03:56PM Hopkins Study Finds Popular Blood Pressure App Wildly Inaccurate
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @12:29AM Google-Backed SSD Endurance Research Shows MLC Flash As Reliable As SLC
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:31AM Are CEOs Overpaid? Not Compared With College Presidents
Thursday February 25, 2016 @10:11AM Many Surveys, About One In Five, May Contain Fraudulent Data
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @10:47PM Microsoft Telemetry Collection, Explained
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @08:51PM Rubio and Kasich Are Living Out a Classic Game Theory Dilemma
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @12:40PM In Progress: Fastest Sea Rise In At Least 2800 Years
Monday February 22, 2016 @08:04PM Drinking More Coffee May Undo Liver Damage From Booze
Monday February 22, 2016 @07:02PM Valve Releases SteamVR Perf Test To Measure Your PC
Friday February 19, 2016 @04:19PM Even On eBay, Women Get Paid Less For Their Labor
Friday February 19, 2016 @10:52AM IRS Warns Of 400% Flood In Phishing and Malware This Tax Year Alone
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @03:06AM Why Some Cities Get All the Good Jobs
Monday February 15, 2016 @06:38PM Last January Was the Hottest Global Temperature Anomaly In Recorded History
Monday February 15, 2016 @01:50PM Americans' Evolution Knowledge Isn't That Bad, If You Ask About Elephants
Thursday February 11, 2016 @02:33PM Interviews: Ask Author and Programmer Andy Nicholls About R
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @02:49PM Women Get Pull Requests Accepted More (Except When You Know They're Women)
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @09:41AM Skylake Breaks 7GHz In Intel Overclocking World Record
Monday February 08, 2016 @07:08PM GitHub Open Sources Their Internal Testing Tool
Sunday February 07, 2016 @09:28PM Video Gamers From the '90s Have Turned Out Mostly OK
Sunday February 07, 2016 @01:28AM Facebook Knocks "Six Degrees of Separation" Down a Few Notches
Friday February 05, 2016 @01:46PM The Performance of Ubuntu Linux Over the Past 10 Years
Thursday February 04, 2016 @10:22AM Survey: Average Successful Hack Nets Less Than $15,000
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @03:45PM Perfect Coin-Toss Record Broke 6 Clinton-Sanders Deadlocks In Iowa
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @12:19PM Windows 10 Passes Windows XP In Market Share
Monday February 01, 2016 @12:43PM Triple M.2 NVMe RAID-0 Testing Proves Latency Reductions
Thursday January 28, 2016 @08:38AM Math Says Conspiracies Are Prone To Unravel
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @10:18AM Tech Salaries Had Biggest Year-Over-Year Leap In 2015
Friday January 22, 2016 @07:37PM Google Says It Killed 780 Million 'Bad Ads' In 2015
Thursday January 21, 2016 @11:25AM Estimating Damages From the VW Emissions Scandal
Thursday January 21, 2016 @11:00AM Twins Study Finds No Evidence That Marijuana Lowers IQ In Teens
Thursday January 21, 2016 @08:20AM Nielsen Adds Facebook To Social TV Ratings
Thursday January 14, 2016 @03:32PM More People In Europe Are Dying Than Are Being Born
Monday January 11, 2016 @08:07AM UK Cuts Men's Recommended Weekly Alcohol To 14 Units
Thursday January 07, 2016 @02:27PM Java Named Top Programming Language of 2015
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @10:32AM Tech Segments Facing Turbulence In 2016
Saturday December 26, 2015 @11:48AM Star Wars Fans and Video Game Geeks 'More Likely To Be Narcissists,' Study Finds
Thursday December 24, 2015 @09:52AM Ubuntu User Count Pegged At Over One Billion
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @12:07PM US Bureau of Labor Statistics: Programmer Jobs Will Decline 8%
Monday December 21, 2015 @04:23PM Facebook, Google Top Year-End App List
Thursday December 17, 2015 @11:48AM Unity Benchmarks Browser WebGL Performance
Saturday December 12, 2015 @04:30PM Looking For Jupiter-Class Planets Indicates Solar Systems Like Ours Are Rare
Thursday December 10, 2015 @10:01AM $5 Raspberry Pi Zero Compared To Intel's NetBurst CPUs & Newer
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @10:29AM Choose a Better Train With Web Scraping
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @12:15PM Experimental Study of 29 Polyhedral Dice Using Rolling Machine, OpenCV Analysis
Saturday November 28, 2015 @02:02PM How Bad of a World Are We Really Living In Right Now?
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @12:03PM Microsoft Blames Layoffs For Drop In Female Employees
Sunday November 15, 2015 @10:36AM GPS Always Overestimates Distances
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @08:19AM WordPress Now Powers 25% of the Web
Friday November 06, 2015 @06:47PM New vs. Old: a Comparison of 23andMe's Health Reports and the Raw Data
Friday November 06, 2015 @06:38PM Canada Reinstates Mandatory Census, To Delight of Social Scientists
Thursday October 29, 2015 @07:44AM Tech Unemployment Rising In Some Categories
Thursday October 22, 2015 @07:07AM Samsung Demos PCIe NVMe SSD At 5.6 GB Per Second, 1 Million IOPS
Sunday October 18, 2015 @08:13PM Space-Time: Scott Kelly Breaks Time-Aloft Record For US Astronauts
Friday October 16, 2015 @05:38PM More Tech, STEM Workers Voluntarily Quitting Their Jobs
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @10:38AM Study Finds Higher Rates of Premature Birth Near Fracking Sites
Thursday October 08, 2015 @09:20AM Microsoft Claims 110M Devices Now Run Windows 10
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @08:34AM B612 Foundation Loses Partnership With NASA; Asteroids Not a Significant Risk
Friday October 02, 2015 @06:42PM Ask Slashdot: Is the Gap Between Data Access Speeds Widening Or Narrowing?
Thursday October 01, 2015 @08:59AM Linux Foundation Puts the Cost of Replacing Its Open Source Projects At $5 Billion
Thursday October 01, 2015 @08:58AM Houston's Gifted Education Program Biased Against Blacks and Latinos
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @08:02AM (Over-)Measuring the Working Man
Monday September 28, 2015 @11:25AM iPhone 6s's A9 Processor Racks Up Impressive Benchmarks
Monday September 28, 2015 @10:10AM Selfies Kill More People Than Shark Attacks
Saturday September 26, 2015 @01:08AM Fukushima: 1,600 Dead From Evacuation Stress
Thursday September 24, 2015 @11:53AM An AI Hunts the Wild Animals Carrying Ebola
Thursday September 24, 2015 @10:37AM Fable Legends DX12 Benchmark Stressing High End GPUs
Thursday September 17, 2015 @07:46AM Researcher Trying To Teach Computer What Women He's Attracted To
Friday September 11, 2015 @09:22AM In Survey of American Universities, MIT Scores Worst In Cybersecurity
Thursday September 10, 2015 @01:08PM Do Tech Firms Really Want Liberal Arts Majors?
Thursday September 10, 2015 @08:59AM Survey: More Women Are Going Into Programming
Thursday September 10, 2015 @08:38AM Congressional Testimony: A Surprising Consensus On Climate
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @11:07AM Windows 10 Grabs 5.21% Market Share, Passing Windows Vista and Windows 8
Thursday August 27, 2015 @12:23PM Kansas Secretary of State Blocks Release of Voting Machine Tapes
Thursday August 27, 2015 @07:30AM Scientific Papers With Shorter Titles Get More Citations
Monday August 24, 2015 @05:16AM Mostly Theater? Taking Aim At White House 'We the People' Petitions
Saturday August 22, 2015 @05:04PM Standardized Tests Blamed, Asian Students Ignored In Google-Gallup K-12 CS Study
Saturday August 22, 2015 @12:33PM Mobile Phone Data Can Track the Spread of Infectious Diseases
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:37AM Georgia Aquarium Battles Federal Government Over Belugas
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:16AM XKCD Author's New Unpublished Book Becomes Scientific Best-Seller
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @07:07AM Uber Lowers Drunk Driving Arrests In San Francisco Dramatically
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @05:29PM Data Center Standard Proposal Adds WEE To PUE
Saturday August 01, 2015 @02:15PM ARIN IPv4 Addresses Run Out Tomorrow
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:22PM 10 Years of Intel Processors Compared
Thursday July 30, 2015 @08:58AM On Linux, $550 Radeon R9 Fury Competes With $200~350 NVIDIA GPUs
Friday July 24, 2015 @10:34PM Gigabit Internet Access Now Supported By 84 US ISPs
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:17PM Silicon Valley Still Wrestling With Diversity Issues
Monday July 20, 2015 @08:31PM Study: Living Near Fracking Correlates With Increased Hospital Visits
Friday July 17, 2015 @05:32PM Most Comprehensive Study Yet On Environmental Impact of Electric Vehicles
Friday July 17, 2015 @05:25PM A Welcome Shift: Spam Now Constitutes Less Than Half of All Email
Sunday July 12, 2015 @03:07PM CSTA: Google Surveying Educators On Unconscious Biases of Students, Parents
Saturday July 11, 2015 @07:41PM Calculating the Truck-Factor of Popular Open Source Projects
Saturday July 11, 2015 @08:31AM Linux Foundation's Census Project Ranks Open Source Software At Risk
Friday July 10, 2015 @06:09PM The College Majors Most Likely To Marry Each Other
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:01AM Study: Women Less Likely To Be Shown Ads For High-paid Jobs On Google
Thursday July 09, 2015 @06:31AM Researchers Study "Harbingers of Failure," Consumers Who Habitually Pick Losers
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @07:54AM Scientists Look For Patterns In North Carolina Shark Attacks
Sunday June 28, 2015 @12:06AM FB Reveals Woeful Diversity Numbers
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @07:18AM When Will Your Hard Drive Fail?
Thursday June 18, 2015 @07:24AM 86.2 Million Phone Scam Calls Delivered Each Month In the US
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @07:44AM The Words That Indicate Malicious Domain URLs
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @03:39AM CDC: Average American Woman Now Weighs As Much As 1960s US Man
Saturday June 13, 2015 @04:10PM Surface Pro 3 Handily Outperforms iPad Air 2 and Nexus 9