Slashdot Items Tagged "business"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @05:07PM AT&T Loses Record Number of Traditional TV Subscribers In Q2, Drops 156,000 DirecTV Satellite Customers
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @04:29PM Cloudflare Wants to Eliminate 'Moot' Pirate Site Blocking Threat
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @04:23PM Trump Says Apple's Tim Cook Has Promised Him He'd Build Three US Factories: 'Big, Big, Big'
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @04:14PM India's Transport Minister Vows To Ban Self-Driving Cars To Save Jobs
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @03:55PM Tech Jobs Are Surging in Seattle, Declining in Silicon Valley
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @03:19PM Roomba's Next Big Step Is Selling Maps of Your Home to the Highest Bidder
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @10:56AM Intel Exits the Maker Movement
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @10:39AM Amazon Jacked Up Prime Day Prices, Misleading Consumers, Says Vendor
Monday July 24, 2017 @06:27PM German Automakers Formed a Secret Cartel In the '90s To Collude On Diesel Emissions, Says Report
Monday July 24, 2017 @04:57PM Democrats Propose New Competition Laws That Would 'Break Up Big Companies If They're Hurting Consumers'
Monday July 24, 2017 @04:03PM Wisconsin Company Will Let Employees Use Microchip Implants To Buy Snacks, Open Doors
Monday July 24, 2017 @03:29PM Fact-checking and Rumor-dispelling Site Snopes.com Held Hostage By vendor
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
Sunday July 23, 2017 @09:18PM How a VC-Funded Company Is Undermining the Open-Source Community
Sunday July 23, 2017 @08:32PM Amazon Report Predicts Pet Translation Devices By 2027
Sunday July 23, 2017 @06:51PM Company Gets 45,000 Bad Facebook Reviews After Teenaged Hacker's Unjust Arrest
Sunday July 23, 2017 @03:21PM Apple Sued By State Farm Over Alleged iPhone Fire
Sunday July 23, 2017 @12:50PM Disastrous 'Pokemon Go' Event Leads To Mass Refunds
Saturday July 22, 2017 @11:47PM SoundCloud Halts Volunteer Archiving Project
Saturday July 22, 2017 @07:36PM Are Nondisparagement Agreements Silencing Employee Complaints?
Saturday July 22, 2017 @09:13AM Nolan's Cinematic Vision in 'Dunkirk' is Hollywood's Best Defense Against Netflix
Friday July 21, 2017 @11:06PM Millennials Only Have a 5 To 6 Second Attention Span For Ads
Friday July 21, 2017 @10:44PM Verizon Accused of Throttling Netflix and YouTube, Admits To 'Video Optimization'
Friday July 21, 2017 @08:07PM Intel Accuses Qualcomm of Trying To Kill Mobile Chip Competition
Friday July 21, 2017 @02:39PM Google, Apple, Amazon Hit Record Lobbying Highs
Friday July 21, 2017 @11:59AM Beijing Wants AI To Be Made In China By 2030
Friday July 21, 2017 @09:55AM For the First Time, Microsoft Got More Revenue From Office 365 Subscriptions Than From Traditional Office Software Licensing
Thursday July 20, 2017 @05:52PM FTC Probing Allegations of Amazon's Deceptive Discounting
Thursday July 20, 2017 @05:07PM Judge Rules That Government Can Force Glassdoor To Unmask Anonymous Users Online
Thursday July 20, 2017 @05:00PM Apple Flies Top Privacy Executives Into Australia To Lobby Against Proposed Encryption Laws
Thursday July 20, 2017 @11:01AM Say Goodbye To Spain's Glorious Three-Hour Lunch Break
Thursday July 20, 2017 @10:52AM Windows 10 Will Cut Off Devices With Older CPUs
Thursday July 20, 2017 @09:18AM Google To Add 'News Feed' To Website and App
Thursday July 20, 2017 @09:05AM Apple, Google and Microsoft Are Hoarding $464 Billion In Cash
Thursday July 20, 2017 @08:46AM Intel Has Axed the Group Working on Fitness Trackers and Health Wearables
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @05:31PM Game of Thrones Pirates Being Monitored By HBO, Warnings On The Way
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @04:50PM Ethereum Co-Founder Says Cryptocurrencies Are 'a Ticking Time Bomb'
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @04:35PM SpaceX Pulls the Plug On Its Red Dragon Plans
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @04:26PM Facebook Is Looking Into Allowing Paywall For Selected Media Stories
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @03:17PM Why is Comcast Using Self-driving Cars To Justify Abolishing Net Neutrality?
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @02:00PM Many Firms Are 'AI Washing' Claims of Intelligent Products
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @01:21PM Microsoft's Wilsonville Jobs Are Going To China, Underscoring Travails of Domestic Tech Manufacturing
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @10:50AM Intel's Big Bet On Baseball
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @10:38AM Avast Now Owns CCleaner After Acquiring Piriform
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @09:57AM iPhones Are Priced 'High in the Extreme' But They're Worth It, Says Apple Co-founder Wozniak
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @04:13PM US Increases Number of H-2B Visas By 15,000
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @03:57PM California Lawsuit Wants To Weaken Noncompetes
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @01:54PM Negative Free Cash Flow Will Be an Indicator of Enormous Success For Netflix, Says CEO
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @01:17PM Apple's Risky Balancing Act With the Next iPhone
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @10:54AM End of the Line For Remix OS as Jide Shifts Its Energy Towards the Enterprise
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @10:10AM Google Glass Makes an Official Return
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @04:19AM Google Fiber Is Losing Its Second CEO in Less Than a Year
Monday July 17, 2017 @06:46PM $12 Billion In Private Student Loan Debt May Be Wiped Away By Missing Paperwork
Monday July 17, 2017 @06:22PM Long Working Days Can Cause Heart Problems, Study Says
Monday July 17, 2017 @05:26PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Developer Secrets That Could Sink Your Business?
Monday July 17, 2017 @04:51PM Hacker Allegedly Steals $7.4 Million In Ethereum After Hijacking ICO
Monday July 17, 2017 @04:30PM Trademarks Shows Amazon Has Sights On Meal-Kits, 'Single Cow Burgers' and Other Fast Food Options
Monday July 17, 2017 @04:01PM Here's Elon Musk's Plan To Power the US on Solar Energy
Monday July 17, 2017 @01:33PM Chipmakers Nvidia, AMD Ride Cryptocurrency Wave -- For Now
Monday July 17, 2017 @12:03PM Atari Is Back In the Hardware Business, Unveils Ataribox
Monday July 17, 2017 @10:47AM HTC Keyboard Ads Likely an Error, But Damage is Already Done
Sunday July 16, 2017 @08:26PM Ask Slashdot: What Are The Lesser-Known Roles Of The IT Department?
Saturday July 15, 2017 @10:58PM Are America's Non-Compete Laws Too Strict?
Saturday July 15, 2017 @04:15PM WSJ Op-Ed: The Post Office Is Delivering Amazon's Packages Below Cost
Saturday July 15, 2017 @02:43AM EU Sides With RIAA, Says YouTube Underpays For Music Streaming
Saturday July 15, 2017 @02:30AM Ashley Madison Parent in $11.2 Million Settlement Over Data Breach
Friday July 14, 2017 @11:41PM Uber Backers Discuss Stock Sale to SoftBank, Others
Friday July 14, 2017 @10:51PM Amazon Web Services Drops Controversial Patent Clause From Standard User Agreement
Friday July 14, 2017 @10:39PM BetterWorks and CEO Sued By Ex-employee For Alleged Sexually Suggestive Assault
Friday July 14, 2017 @02:03PM Popular Chrome Extension Sold To New Dev Who Immediately Turns It Into Adware
Friday July 14, 2017 @01:34PM Dark Web Marketplace AlphaBay Shuts For Good After Police Raids
Friday July 14, 2017 @10:56AM Visa Considers Extending 'War on Cash' Business Incentives Outside US
Friday July 14, 2017 @10:52AM Netflix Shows Are All Worldwide Hits -- Until They're Not
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 @06:33PM Amazon Prime Is a Blessing and a Curse For Remote Towns
Thursday July 13, 2017 @05:52PM Automakers Are Asking China To Slow Down Electric Car Quotas
Thursday July 13, 2017 @05:42PM Insider Trader Arrested After He Googled 'Insider Trading,' Authorities Allege
Thursday July 13, 2017 @04:21PM Amazon Is Getting Too Big and the Government Is Talking About It
Thursday July 13, 2017 @04:08PM SoundCloud Has Enough Money To Survive Only 80 Days, Report Claims
Thursday July 13, 2017 @02:50PM PC Shipments Hit the Lowest Level In a Decade
Thursday July 13, 2017 @01:53PM Luxury Phone-maker Vertu Collapses
Thursday July 13, 2017 @01:11PM Swedish Security Company Boss Declared 'Bankrupt' After Identity Stolen
Thursday July 13, 2017 @11:57AM Europe Says Employers Must Warn Job Applicants Before Checking Them Out on Social Media
Thursday July 13, 2017 @10:25AM Comcast, Verizon, and AT&T Want Congress To Make a Net Neutrality Law Because They Will Write It
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @05:56PM 3 ISPs Have Spent $572 Million To Kill Net Neutrality Since 2008
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @05:11PM Private Company Plans To Bring Moon Rocks Back To Earth In Three Years
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @04:41PM Google Spared $1.3 Billion Tax Bill With Victory In French Court
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @04:20PM Hyperloop One Conducts First Full Systems Test But Only Traveled 70MPH
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @02:53PM Net Neutrality is Not a Pirates' Fight Anymore
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @10:16AM Symantec Explores Selling Web Certificates Business
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @09:45AM Tech Giants Rally Today in Support of Net Neutrality
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @05:29PM Western Digital Gets US Court Order To Access Toshiba Databases, Chip Samples
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @05:08PM Amazon Prime Will Soon Be More Popular Than Cable TV
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @04:47PM Kaspersky Lab Has Been Working With Russian Intelligence
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @04:35PM Google Has Been Paying Academic Researchers Who Write Favorable Papers: Report
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @04:07PM EFF's Latest Privacy Report Criticizes Amazon and WhatsApp Over Policies That 'Fall Short'
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @03:10PM AT&T Pretends To Love Net Neutrality, Joins Tomorrow's Protest With A Straight Face
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @02:57PM Facebook Messenger Globally Tests Injecting Display Ads Into Inbox
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @12:39PM Windows Phone Dies Today
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @10:27AM Tech Boss Attacks 'Whiners' in Angry Email
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @10:22AM Ebay 'Millionaire' Sellers in Germany and UK Grow 50 Percent in Four Years
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @09:45AM Microsoft Pledges To Bring Better Broadband To Two Million Rural Americans in the Next Five Years
Monday July 10, 2017 @08:28PM Seattle City Council Unanimously Approves Income Tax For the Rich
Monday July 10, 2017 @05:58PM Newspapers To Bid For Antitrust Exemption To Tackle Google and Facebook
Monday July 10, 2017 @05:29PM Only 100 Companies Are Responsible For 71 Percent of Global Emissions, Says Study
Monday July 10, 2017 @04:25PM Spotify Denies Allegations It's Putting Fake Artists On Popular Playlists To Cut Costs
Monday July 10, 2017 @03:41PM The Oculus Rift Still Isn't Selling, In a Worrying Sign For VR
Monday July 10, 2017 @02:27PM Tesla Sales in Hong Kong Dry Up After Gov't Drops Tax Break
Monday July 10, 2017 @02:10PM At Least $1.48 Billion in VC Funding Has Gone Up in Smoke This Year as the List of Dead Startups Grows
Monday July 10, 2017 @01:52PM Company Accused of Selling User Data Shuts Down After $104 Million Settlement
Monday July 10, 2017 @01:39PM Microsoft To Offer Local Version of Azure Cloud Service
Monday July 10, 2017 @10:45AM Benchmarking Utility Shows AMD Ryzen Rapidly Stealing Market Share From Intel
Monday July 10, 2017 @10:36AM On-Demand Audio Streaming Hits Record High, Is Up 62.4% Over Last Year
Monday July 10, 2017 @10:24AM Umbrella-sharing Startup Loses Nearly All of Its 300,000 Umbrellas In a Matter of Weeks
Monday July 10, 2017 @10:08AM Microsoft Will Sell Office, Windows as a Bundle
Sunday July 09, 2017 @08:18PM EU Prepares 'Right To Repair' Legislation To Fight Short Product Lifespans
Sunday July 09, 2017 @05:20PM Former Oculus Exec Predicts Telepathy Within 10 Years
Saturday July 08, 2017 @07:09PM Waymo Drops All But One Patent Claim Against Uber
Saturday July 08, 2017 @01:22AM Facebook Envisions New Campus With Affordable Housing Units
Friday July 07, 2017 @09:47PM Tim Berners-Lee Approves Web DRM, But W3C Members Have Two Weeks To Appeal
Friday July 07, 2017 @05:20PM Amazon Threatened To Kill Its Whole Foods Deal if the Grocer Started a Bidding War
Friday July 07, 2017 @09:05AM 222,000 Jobs Added To US Payrolls In June; Unemployment Rate Rises To 4.4 Percent
Friday July 07, 2017 @08:20AM A Year After 'Pokemon Go', Where Are the Augmented-Reality Hits?
Friday July 07, 2017 @06:41AM Stream-ripping Is 'Fastest Growing' Music Piracy
Friday July 07, 2017 @06:37AM Once Valued at $3.2B, Wearable Company Jawbone Shuts Down, CEO Launches New Startup: Report
Friday July 07, 2017 @06:18AM Elon Musk Promises World's Biggest Lithium Ion Battery To Australia
Friday July 07, 2017 @06:09AM Qualcomm Seeks To Ban Imports And Sales of Apple iPhones in New Lawsuit
Friday July 07, 2017 @05:12AM Reality Bytes: A Highflying Tech Entrepreneur Crashes Back To Earth
Thursday July 06, 2017 @06:55PM White House Could Use AT&T/Time Warner Deal As 'Leverage' Against CNN
Thursday July 06, 2017 @06:22PM SoundCloud Lays Off Nearly Half Its Staff, Closes Two Offices
Thursday July 06, 2017 @05:41PM Space Data Lawsuit Has Alphabet's Project Loon In Jeopardy
Thursday July 06, 2017 @04:48PM Tesla Model S Fails To Get Top IIHS Crash Rating
Thursday July 06, 2017 @09:58AM Canada's Play For Immigrant Tech Talent
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @05:19PM Slashdot Asks: Your Favorite Ride-Sharing App?
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @04:40PM Chicago To Make Future Plans a Graduation Requirement
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @03:59PM Cox Expands Home Internet Data Caps, While CenturyLink Abandons Them
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @02:51PM Tesla Factory Reportedly Described As a 'Predator Zone' By Female Employees
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @11:49AM EU Parliament Calls For Longer Lifetime For Products
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @09:49AM Chinese Court Seizes Millions in Assets of LeEco Founder as Conglomerate's Troubles Grow
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @09:09PM US Government Seeks To Intervene in Apple's EU Tax Appeal
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @08:22PM Broadcom Gets Green Light From Feds To Buy San Jose's Brocade For $5.9 billion
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @11:55AM Amazon and eBay Images Broken By Photobucket's 'Ransom Demand'
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @10:04AM Data Glitch Sets Tech Company Stock Prices At $123.47
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @09:14AM Intel To Cut IoT Jobs
Monday July 03, 2017 @08:30PM 65 Percent of Major US Banks Have Failed Web Security Testing, Says Report
Monday July 03, 2017 @05:39PM Kanye West Is Leaving Tidal Because the Company Owes Him Money
Monday July 03, 2017 @03:24PM Yelp's Six-Year Grudge Against Google
Monday July 03, 2017 @03:07PM Tesla Says Its Model 3 Car Will Go On Sale On Friday
Monday July 03, 2017 @02:34PM Ask Slashdot: Is Logging Long Hours a Recipe For Burnout or the Only Way To Get Ahead?
Monday July 03, 2017 @01:58PM Colombian Airline Wants To Make Passengers Stand
Monday July 03, 2017 @01:20PM Microsoft Is Laying off 'Thousands' of Staff in a Major Global Sales Reorganization
Monday July 03, 2017 @11:03AM Samsung Downsizes Workforce For First Time in 7 Years Amid Global Restructuring
Monday July 03, 2017 @12:55AM Seattle Minimum Wage Study Has Serious Flaws
Saturday July 01, 2017 @05:22PM Rocket Lab Inaugurates The Era Of Even Cheaper Rocket Launches
Saturday July 01, 2017 @12:15PM New Fidget Spinners Are Catching On Fire
Saturday July 01, 2017 @09:59AM 24 Women Allege Sexual Harassment By Investors, and Another VC Gets Demoted
Friday June 30, 2017 @06:53PM Uber, Airbnb Lead the Way as Sharing Economy Expands
Friday June 30, 2017 @06:28PM Nike Thought It Didn't Need Amazon -- Then the Ground Shifted
Friday June 30, 2017 @05:08PM Investors Who Back VC Funds Are Worried About Valley Culture
Friday June 30, 2017 @02:37PM Sony Will Start Pressing Vinyl Records After 28-Year Hiatus
Friday June 30, 2017 @02:14PM Ends, Means, and Antitrust
Friday June 30, 2017 @01:17PM India Presses Microsoft For Windows Discount in Wake of Cyber Attacks
Friday June 30, 2017 @11:05AM Vertu, Phone-Maker To the Rich, Says It's Broke
Friday June 30, 2017 @08:36AM AMD Launches Ryzen PRO CPUs: Enhanced Security, Longer Warranty, Better Quality
Friday June 30, 2017 @08:00AM Sony Suspends Thousands Of PlayStation Network Accounts in UK, Allegedly Because Of Issue With PayPal
Friday June 30, 2017 @07:50AM Facebook Inches Closer To Its Goal of Beaming Internet to World's Remotest Places
Friday June 30, 2017 @06:30AM Despite Hacking Charges, US Tech Industry Fought To Keep Ties To Russia Spy Service
Thursday June 29, 2017 @04:23PM Elon Musk's Boring Machine Completes the First Section of An LA Tunnel
Thursday June 29, 2017 @04:12PM $7.5 Billion Kemper Power Plant Suspends Coal Gasification
Thursday June 29, 2017 @04:00PM Uber Crosses 5 Billion Rides
Thursday June 29, 2017 @10:40AM Spanish Siesta Culture Lets Entrepreneur Turn Naps Into Gold
Thursday June 29, 2017 @09:58AM O'Reilly Media Has Stopped Retailing Books Directly On Its Ecommerce Store
Thursday June 29, 2017 @09:28AM The Biggest Windows 10 Shop? Microsoft Partner Accenture
Thursday June 29, 2017 @09:20AM Tumblr's Unclear Future Shows That There's No Money in Internet Culture
Thursday June 29, 2017 @08:38AM Facebook May Finally Have To Compromise Its User Experience In Order To Keep Growing
Thursday June 29, 2017 @07:34AM The iPhone Turns 10
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @04:37PM Equal Rights Center Sues Uber For Denying Equal Access To People Who Use Wheelchairs
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @04:28PM Samsung Plans To Open $380 Million Home Appliance Plant In US, Creating Almost 1,000 Jobs
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @04:00PM Seattle's $15 Minimum Wage May Be Hurting Workers, Report Finds
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @02:45PM More Than 40 ISPs Across the Country Tell Chairman Pai to Not Repeal Network Neutrality
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @02:04PM A New Kind of Tech Job Emphasizes Skills, Not a College Degree
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @12:39PM Toshiba Sues Western Digital For $1 Billion in Damages
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @11:40AM President Trump Attacks Amazon, Incorrectly Claiming That It Owns The Washington Post For Tax Purposes
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @11:13AM Former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Defends Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @08:42PM Contractors Lose Jobs After Hacking CIA's In-House Vending Machines
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @05:59PM Blue Origin To Build Its BE-4 Rocket Engine In Alabama, Creating Hundreds of Jobs
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @05:34PM Vegan Mayonnaise Company Starts Growing Its Own Meat In Labs, Says It Will Get To Stores First
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @05:09PM Comcast and Charter In Talks With Sprint To Offer Wireless Service
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @03:59PM The App Economy Will Be Worth $6 Trillion in Five Years
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @03:02PM Heritage Valley Health System Target Of Cyber Attack
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @02:33PM Facebook Crosses 2 Billion Monthly Users
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @12:35PM Samsung To Launch Refurbished Galaxy Note 7 in South Korea On July 7
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @11:57AM Short of IT Workers At Home, Israeli Startups Recruit Elsewhere
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @10:33AM Ukrainian Banks, Electricity Firm Hit by Fresh Cyber Attack; Reports Claim the Ransomware Is Quickly Spreading Across the World
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @10:03AM Google Slapped With $2.7 Billion By EU For Skewing Searches
Monday June 26, 2017 @10:00PM Amazon Robots Poised To Revamp How Whole Foods Runs Warehouses
Monday June 26, 2017 @08:37PM Zillow Threatens To Sue Blogger For Using Its Photos For Parody
Monday June 26, 2017 @02:23PM The Mere Presence of Your Smartphone Reduces Brain Power, Study Shows