Slashdot Items Tagged "culture"

Date / Time Story
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
Thursday April 06, 2017 @01:43PM Amazon Looks to Hire 30,000 Part-Time Employees in US
Thursday April 06, 2017 @01:05PM Employee Burnout Is a Problem with the Company, Not the Person
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @03:13PM More Than a Hoodie: How We Talk About Developers
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @09:51AM Teenagers Think Google is Cool, Study By Google Finds
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:12AM Fear of Robots Taking Jobs in the Short Term is Overblown, Says General Electric CEO
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:07PM More Than Ever, Employees Want a Say in How Their Companies Are Run
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @02:23PM The Best and Worst Cities To Live in For Tech Workers, Based on Rent and Commute
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @09:57AM 'Brainstorming Doesn't Work'
Monday March 27, 2017 @04:03PM Elon Musk Launches Neuralink To Connect Brains With Computers
Friday March 24, 2017 @10:44AM App That Lets People Make Personalized Emojis Is the Fastest Growing App In Past Two Years
Friday March 24, 2017 @10:24AM Americans' Shift To The Suburbs Sped Up Last Year
Thursday March 23, 2017 @09:16AM The Gig Economy Celebrates Working Yourself to Death
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @11:04AM Performance Bugs, 'the Dark Matter of Programming Bugs', Are Out There Lurking and Unseen
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @11:19AM GitHub Now Lets Its Workers Keep the IP When They Use Company Resources For Personal Projects
Monday March 20, 2017 @12:16PM Boston Public Schools Map Switch Aims To Amend 500 Years of Distortion
Thursday March 16, 2017 @12:36PM The Last Days of Club Penguin
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @03:11PM 58% of High-Performance Employees Say They Need More Quiet Work Spaces
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @10:59AM 82% of Kids in 'Netflix Only' Homes Have No Idea What Commercials Are
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @10:48AM This Is How the Number 3.14 Got the Name 'Pi'
Monday March 13, 2017 @09:28AM Commentary On How To Make Novice Programmers More Professional
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:21AM U.S. Jobs, Pay Show Solid Gains in Trump's First Full Month
Thursday March 09, 2017 @04:35PM Seattle Tech Engineers Are More Loyal Than Those in San Francisco, Data Shows
Friday March 03, 2017 @12:54PM Why Typography Matters -- Especially At The Oscars
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @11:56AM Uber Says Thousands of London Drivers Threatened By English Language Test
Monday February 27, 2017 @03:07PM Scraping By On Six Figures? Tech Workers Feel Poor in Silicon Valley's Wealth Bubble
Monday February 27, 2017 @11:05AM Supersmart Robots Will Outnumber Humans Within 30 Years, Says SoftBank CEO
Friday February 24, 2017 @09:26AM Panasonic Wants Employees To Relax, Limits Work Days To 11 hours
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:52AM Inside Uber's Aggressive, Unrestrained Workplace Culture
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @03:30PM Computer Glasses Claim To Protect Eyesight Are Selling Like Hotcakes, But They Probably Aren't Useful
Friday February 10, 2017 @09:37AM How Tech Ate the Media and Our Minds
Thursday February 09, 2017 @04:53PM RSA: Ban On Booth Babes Has Been No Big Deal
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @01:50PM Slashdot Asks: Your Favorite Podcasts? And Why?
Friday February 03, 2017 @01:52PM The Purpose of Sleep? To Forget, Scientists Say
Friday February 03, 2017 @03:49AM Amazon Now Has More Than 341,000 Employees -- Added 110,000 People Last Year
Thursday January 19, 2017 @01:44PM Some Colleges Have More Students From the Top 1 Percent Than the Bottom 60
Thursday January 19, 2017 @07:49AM Sitting Too Much Ages You By 8 Years
Monday January 02, 2017 @08:16PM China Smog: Millions Start New Year Shrouded By Health Alerts and Travel Chaos
Monday December 12, 2016 @04:49PM Reddit CEO Steve Huffman: I Screwed Up and I Want Reddit To Trust Me Again
Monday December 12, 2016 @11:57AM If You Get Rich, You Won't Quit Working For Long
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @02:42PM Information Overload No Problem For Most Americans: Survey
Monday December 05, 2016 @02:33PM Interns At Tech Companies Are Better Paid Than Most American Workers
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @11:00AM Uber Drivers Demand Higher Pay in Nationwide Protest
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @10:25AM Amazon Worker Jumps Off Company Building After Email Note
Monday November 28, 2016 @11:36AM Fearing Tighter US Visa Regime, Indian IT Firms Rush To Hire
Thursday November 24, 2016 @08:24PM Amazon Makes Good On Its Promise To Delete 'Incentivized' Reviews
Monday November 21, 2016 @02:06PM Samsung and Panasonic Accused Over Supply Chain Labour Abuses in Malaysia
Monday November 21, 2016 @12:26PM 'Quit Social Media. Your Career May Depend on It.'
Saturday November 12, 2016 @11:38PM Microsoft Survey Shows Negative Online Interactions Affect People In Real Life
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @11:13AM Samsung Takes Out Full-page Ads on WSJ, NYTimes, and WaPo To Apologize For Note 7 Defects
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @09:54AM US President Barack Obama Criticizes Facebook of Spreading Fake Stories
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:41PM India's New Delhi Now Most Polluted City on Earth, Air Quality Well Beyond 'Hazardous' Level
Thursday November 03, 2016 @09:05AM LinkedIn, Glassdoor Add Tools To Reveal Your Pay Potential
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @03:12PM Hulk Hogan Settles With Gawker For $31 Million
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:46PM Uber Loses Right To Classify UK Drivers as Self-Employed
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:25PM Let Researchers Try New Paths
Thursday October 27, 2016 @10:04AM World Wildlife Falls By 58% in 40 years
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @03:28PM Noisy Coworkers And Other Sounds Are Top Distraction in Workplace, Study Says
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @11:28AM In China, Some Apple Users Opt For iPhone Makeover Rather Than Buy New
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @06:52AM Global CO2 Concentration Passes Threshold of 400 ppm -- and That's Bad for the Climate
Thursday October 20, 2016 @03:06PM Elon Musk: Negative Media Coverage of Autonomous Vehicles Could be 'Killing people'
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @11:59AM LinkedIn Promises To Bring Order and Meaning To Your Useless Endorsements
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @09:46PM Ecuador Acknowledges Limiting Julian Assange's Web Access
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @11:06AM Americans Work 25% More Than Europeans, Study Finds
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:54PM Tomorrow's Wars Will Be Livestreamed
Monday October 17, 2016 @10:31AM London Insists on English Requirement For Private Hire Drivers
Saturday October 15, 2016 @07:01AM Silicon Valley Big Data Startup Palantir Responds To Labor Department's Discrimination Lawsuit
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:01PM Billionaire Tech Investors Support Divisive Plan To Ban San Francisco's Homeless Camps
Friday October 14, 2016 @12:58PM Images Show Further Damage To Great Barrier Reef, But Scientists Assure It's Not Dead
Friday October 14, 2016 @12:13PM 2016 Has Been an Ugly Year For Tech Layoffs, and It's Going To Get Worse, Says Analyst
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:09PM Inventor of C Dennis Ritchie Honored With Second Death
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @11:34AM Most Businesses Haven't Inspected Cloud Services For Malware
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @11:24AM White House: AI Holds the Potential To Be a Major Driver of Economic Growth and Social Progress
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:23AM Author Says Going Offline For 24 Hours a Week Has Significantly Improved His Health, Sanity and Happiness
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @09:50AM More Gig Economy Workers Can Now Get Paid On Demand
Friday September 16, 2016 @11:55AM Autonomous Vehicles Won't Give Us Any More Free Time, Says Study
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @04:09PM It's Not Just Wells Fargo - How Sales Targets Can Encourage Wrongdoing
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @10:41AM Samsung, LG Sued Over US Employee Recruiting Policies
Monday September 12, 2016 @03:53PM Digital Wallets Have Yet To Catch On, JPMorgan Executive Says
Monday September 12, 2016 @11:32AM Apple's Response To Diversity Criticism: 'We Had a Canadian' Onstage at iPhone 7 Event
Friday September 09, 2016 @11:53AM Facebook Co-Founder Commits $20 Million To Help Defeat Trump
Thursday September 08, 2016 @11:51AM It's Official: You're Lost In a Directionless Universe
Monday September 05, 2016 @10:12AM Apps Are Devouring the Open Web
Friday September 02, 2016 @10:38AM No, the Internet Has Not Killed the Printed Book - Most People Still Prefer Them
Friday September 02, 2016 @09:45AM Android Users More Honest and Humble Than iPhone Users, Study Says
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @04:06PM No Coding in Palo Alto? City Takes On Silicon Valley Growth
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @11:29AM Facebook Lets Users Prompt Danger Alert
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @11:08AM Not Using Smartphones Can Improve Productivity By 26%, Says Study
Monday August 29, 2016 @11:15AM Apple Is Making Life Terrible In Its Factories
Friday August 26, 2016 @03:14PM Amazon Is Testing a 30-Hour, 75% Salary Workweek
Friday August 26, 2016 @10:28AM Robot Babies Not Effective Birth Control, Australian Study Finds
Friday August 26, 2016 @10:09AM Second Confirmed Death In Japan Involving Pokemon Go
Thursday August 25, 2016 @11:01AM Driver Killed a Pedestrian in Japan While Playing Pokemon Go
Thursday August 25, 2016 @10:45AM Uber Loses At Least $1.2 Billion In First Half of 2016
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @03:42PM Apple Under Tim Cook: More Socially Responsible, Less Visionary
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @11:19AM Hey Google, Want To Fix Android Updates? Hit OEMs Where It Hurts
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @10:37AM Pokemon Go Daily Active Users, Downloads, Engagement Are Dropping
Friday August 19, 2016 @11:56PM Amazon To Experiment With Part-Time Tech Teams
Thursday August 18, 2016 @02:51PM When We're Happy, We Actively Sabotage Our Good Moods With Grim Tasks
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @03:56PM Intel's Joule is Its Most Powerful Dev Kit Yet
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @09:07AM Too Many New Smartphone Models Released Each Year: Survey
Thursday August 11, 2016 @05:42PM A Bit of Cash Can Keep Someone Off the Streets For 2 Years or More
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @10:42AM They Quite Literally Don't Make Games the Way They Used To
Monday August 08, 2016 @12:20PM US To Auction $1.6 Million Worth of Bitcoin From Various Cases
Saturday August 06, 2016 @02:54PM The World's First Web Site Celebrates 25 Years Online
Saturday August 06, 2016 @12:02PM Older Workers Are Better At Adapting To New Technology, Study Finds
Friday August 05, 2016 @12:32PM BlackBerry Enters New Phase Of Patent Monetization, Sues Internet Telephony Firm Avaya
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @02:43PM Bar In UK Uses Faraday Cage To Block Mobile Phone Signals
Saturday July 30, 2016 @09:20PM Mr. Robot 'Plugs' uTorrent and Pirate Release Groups
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:27PM Amazon Reaches New High Of 268,900 Employees -- Skyrocketing 47% In Just One Year
Thursday July 28, 2016 @02:33PM Stiglitz Calls Apple's Profit Reporting In Ireland 'a Fraud'
Monday July 25, 2016 @03:19PM Millennials Are Obsessed With Side Hustles Because 'They're All' They've Got
Friday July 22, 2016 @02:32PM China Wants To Be a Top 10 Nation For Automation By Putting More Robots In Its Factories
Monday July 18, 2016 @12:23PM Millennials Set To Earn Less Than Generation X
Sunday July 17, 2016 @06:56PM The Case Against a Universal Basic Income
Sunday July 17, 2016 @12:37PM Coursera Relaunches Classic Computer Science Courses
Friday July 15, 2016 @03:33PM Facebook Makes Little Progress in Race and Gender Diversity
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @04:10PM TOS Agreements Require Giving Up First Born -- and Users Gladly Consent
Monday July 11, 2016 @01:13PM Hamilton Producer Jeffrey Seller: Live Theater Is the Antidote To Digital Overload
Monday July 11, 2016 @06:36AM Tech Workers Think Silicon Valley and Startups Are Losing Their Luster
Saturday July 09, 2016 @11:34AM Tech Job Postings Are Down 40% On Popular Job Boards
Saturday July 09, 2016 @11:21AM Amazon's Chinese Counterfeit Problem Is Getting Worse
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @10:33AM Millions of Chinese Stream Reality Shows Starring Themselves
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @01:14PM Uber Hires a Robot To Patrol Its Parking Lot and It's Way Cheaper Than a Security Guard
Monday July 04, 2016 @02:37PM What Air Conditioning Can Teach Us About Innovation and Laziness
Sunday July 03, 2016 @04:48AM Rolling Drone Delivery Robots Have Arrived
Thursday June 30, 2016 @04:35PM Women Interviewing For Tech Jobs Actually Did Worse When Their Voices Were Masked As Men's
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @02:38PM Facebook Tweaks Its Newsfeed To Better Showcase Posts From Friends Instead Of Publishers
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @02:55AM Satya Nadella Explores How Humans and AI Can Work Together To Solve Society's Greatest Challenges
Monday June 27, 2016 @11:59AM Sergey Brin: Don't Come To Silicon Valley To Start a Business
Saturday June 25, 2016 @02:11PM Remember When You Could Call the Time?
Thursday June 23, 2016 @03:08PM Facebook Offers Political Bias Training In Wake Of Trending Controversy
Thursday June 23, 2016 @09:54AM Leaked Docs Provide An Unprecedented Look At Income Of Uber Drivers
Monday June 20, 2016 @03:54PM Mark Zuckerberg Votes To Keep Peter Thiel On Facebook Board