Slashdot Items Tagged "workplace"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @12:03PM Microsoft Blames Layoffs For Drop In Female Employees
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @07:57AM Disney IT Workers Prepare To Sue Over Foreign Replacements
Thursday November 19, 2015 @12:59PM Survey: Tech Pros Ignoring Work-Life Balance Is a Myth
Saturday November 14, 2015 @02:05PM Ask Slashdot: Undervalued, Livable American Tech Towns?
Friday November 13, 2015 @10:47AM Bank of England's Andy Haldane Warns Smart Machines Could Take 15M UK Jobs
Thursday November 12, 2015 @09:00AM Fury and Fear In Ohio As IT Jobs Go To India
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @08:12AM The Dawn of the Robotic Chef
Thursday November 05, 2015 @04:31PM Amazon Warns Employees About 'Million Mask March' On Seattle HQ Today
Thursday November 05, 2015 @11:18AM The $6,000 Computer Desk That Lets You Lie Down While You Work
Wednesday November 04, 2015 @11:03AM Why the Snowden Situation Shows 'Protected Disclosure' Is Critical
Thursday October 29, 2015 @08:03AM $600k Fine Over Data Center Death
Thursday October 29, 2015 @07:44AM Tech Unemployment Rising In Some Categories
Wednesday October 28, 2015 @10:31AM $70k Salaries Didn't 'Backfire'; Gravity Payments' Profits Have Doubled
Monday October 26, 2015 @08:00AM Ask Slashdot: Open Tools For Logbooks and Note-taking?
Friday October 23, 2015 @04:05PM In Turnabout, SunTrust Removes Contentious Severance Clause
Thursday October 22, 2015 @01:20PM Ask Slashdot: Worthwhile Security Training Courses?
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @12:05PM The Google Employee Who Opted For a Truck Over Bay Area Rents
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @07:43AM Bank's Severance Deal Requires IT Workers To Be Available For Two Years
Friday October 16, 2015 @05:38PM More Tech, STEM Workers Voluntarily Quitting Their Jobs
Thursday October 15, 2015 @01:18PM Ask Slashdot: Is it Practical To Replace C With Rust?
Thursday October 15, 2015 @09:33AM Orange County Developer To Install Tesla Batteries In Two Dozen Buildings
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @08:41AM LogMeIn To Acquire LastPass For $125 Million
Thursday October 08, 2015 @01:07PM 'First, Let's Get Rid of All the Bosses' -- the Zappos Management Experiment
Friday October 02, 2015 @06:17PM Volkswagen Diesel Scandal Logistics Imply Sizable Conspiracy
Friday October 02, 2015 @05:30PM American IT Workers Increasingly Alleging Discrimination
Thursday October 01, 2015 @02:03PM 30 Years a Sysadmin
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @08:02AM (Over-)Measuring the Working Man
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @07:55AM How Amazon's Robots Move Everything Around
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @12:03PM VW Fiasco Puts Ethics In Engineering Under the Spotlight, CEO Steps Down
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @07:31AM Groupon Is Closing Operations In 7 Countries, Laying Off 1,100
Monday September 21, 2015 @11:48AM Ask Slashdot: Herding Cats, Aging Systems?
Sunday September 20, 2015 @09:31PM Veteran FBI Employee Accused of Trying To Beat Polygraph, Suspended Without Pay
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @09:40PM HP To Jettison Up To 30,000 Jobs As Part of Spinoff
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @07:54AM Hire a Developer, Watch Them Work In Real-Time
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @07:36AM EU Court: Commuting to Customer Sites Counts as Work
Friday September 11, 2015 @10:49AM California Overturns Uber's Appeal: Its Drivers Are Employees, Not Contractors
Friday September 11, 2015 @09:15AM Chinese Tech Companies Hire 'Cheerleaders' To Motivate Programmers
Friday September 11, 2015 @07:19AM Ellen Pao Drops Appeal of Gender Discrimination Suit
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
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @11:41AM Software Is Hiring, But Manufacturing Is Bleeding
Thursday August 27, 2015 @04:40PM Google May Try To Recruit You For a Job Based On Your Search Queries
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @01:42PM Ask Slashdot: Technical Resources For Non-Technical Disciplines?
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @07:34AM Ask Slashdot: New Employee System Access Tracking?
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
Friday August 21, 2015 @05:22PM 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
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:32AM Debate Over Amazon Working Conditions Goes Back Years
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @07:26AM "Father Time" Gets Another Year At NTP From Linux Foundation
Friday August 14, 2015 @09:54PM Federal Judge Calls BS On Homeland Security's 2008 STEM 'Emergency'
Thursday August 13, 2015 @03:46PM Nintendo Fires Employee For Speaking About Job On a Podcast
Thursday August 13, 2015 @09:31AM Facebook Intern Gets Preemptive Ax For Exposing Security Flaw
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @07:06PM Starting Now At Netflix: Unlimited Maternity and Paternity Leave
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @05:58PM Id Software Founds a New Office In Germany
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @07:33AM Researchers: The Thermostat In Your Office May Be Sexist
Saturday August 01, 2015 @02:07AM Silicon Valley's Big Lie
Saturday July 25, 2015 @03:05PM HP R&D Starts Enforcing a Business Casual Dress Code
Saturday July 25, 2015 @08:15AM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Store a Half-Petabyte of Data? (And Back It Up?)
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @08:46AM Woman Recruited By Google Four Times and Rejected Now Joins Age Discrimination Suit
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @10:55AM Ask Slashdot: Do You Use a Smartphone At Work, Contrary to Policy?
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:18PM Silicon Valley Still Wrestling With Diversity Issues
Monday July 20, 2015 @08:37PM IT Workers Training Their Foreign Replacements 'Troubling,' Says White House
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @10:45AM Hillary Clinton Takes Aim At 'Gig Economy'
Sunday July 12, 2015 @06:45PM J.J. Abrams On "Star Wars" Cast's Racial and Sexual Diversity
Sunday July 12, 2015 @01:06PM Ask Slashdot: Giving Users Extra-Firewall Access For Sites Normally Blocked?
Sunday July 12, 2015 @11:00AM Uber Class-Action Case May Hinge On What the Drivers Want
Saturday July 11, 2015 @05:55PM Is the Amazon-Led Economic Boom Wrecking Seattle?
Friday July 10, 2015 @05:35PM Ellen Pao Leaves Reddit; Site Founder Steve Huffman Makes a Triumphant Return
Friday July 10, 2015 @01:36PM The Uber Economy Needs a New Category of Worker
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:01AM Study: Women Less Likely To Be Shown Ads For High-paid Jobs On Google
Thursday July 09, 2015 @06:37AM Harry Shearer Returns To the Simpsons
Thursday July 09, 2015 @06:36AM Most Doctors Work While Sick, Despite Knowing It's Bad For Patients
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @07:36AM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Find Jobs That Offer Working From Home?
Saturday July 04, 2015 @09:53AM Ask Slashdot: How Much Did Your Biggest Tech Mistake Cost?
Thursday July 02, 2015 @01:51PM Volkswagen Factory Worker Killed By a Robot
Thursday July 02, 2015 @08:09AM Scientist Union's Talks Stall Over Pay
Sunday June 28, 2015 @12:06AM FB Reveals Woeful Diversity Numbers
Saturday June 27, 2015 @10:26AM Are We Too Quick To Act On Social Media Outrage?
Friday June 26, 2015 @09:28AM Average Duration of Hiring Process For Software Engineers: 35 Days
Friday June 26, 2015 @09:26AM Foxconn CEO Backpedals On Planned Robot Takeover
Sunday June 21, 2015 @10:01PM (Your Job) Is a Video Game
Thursday June 18, 2015 @08:13AM Elop and Others Leaving Microsoft, Myerson Taking Bigger Role
Thursday June 18, 2015 @07:02AM After Uproar, Disney Cancels Tech Worker Layoffs
Thursday June 18, 2015 @07:01AM Uber Drivers Are Employees, Not Contractors, Says California Labor Commission
Monday June 15, 2015 @06:08AM The Danger of Picking a Major Based On Where the Jobs Are
Saturday June 13, 2015 @11:06AM Tech Jobs and Apple: Every Bit As "Fun" As Pleasure Island?
Friday June 12, 2015 @06:20PM Ask Slashdot: What Asset Tracking Software Do You Recommend?
Thursday June 11, 2015 @01:20PM Nobel Prize-Winning Scientist Criticizes Role of Women In Labs
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @11:51AM Ask Slashdot: How To Turn an Email Stash Into Knowledge For My Successor?
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @10:29AM Stress Is Driving Developers From the Video Game Industry
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @09:34AM TSA Fails To Find Links To Terrorism of Airport Workers
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @08:32AM Ask Slashdot: Should We Expect Attacks When Windows 2003 Support Ends?
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @08:01AM On Managing Developers
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @08:00AM The Real Scars of Korean Gaming
Friday June 05, 2015 @05:10PM Ask Slashdot: Options After Google Chrome Discontinues NPAPI Support?
Monday June 01, 2015 @06:39AM Future of Employment: How Susceptible Are Jobs To Computerization?
Saturday May 30, 2015 @05:06PM Orange County Public Schools To Monitor Students On Social Media
Saturday May 30, 2015 @11:35AM Let's Take This Open Floor Plan To the Next Level
Saturday May 30, 2015 @11:02AM Ask Slashdot: Switching Careers From Software Engineering To Networking?
Friday May 29, 2015 @05:12PM Mandriva CEO: Employee Lawsuits Put Us Out of Business
Friday May 29, 2015 @04:43PM Professional Internet Troll Sues Her Former Employer
Thursday May 28, 2015 @10:41AM A Tool For Analyzing H-1B Visa Applications Reveals Tech Salary Secrets
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @05:01PM Global Business Leaders Say They Don't Know Enough About Technology To Succeed
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @08:05AM Apple Design Guru Jony Ive Named Chief Design Officer
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @08:00AM The Economic Consequences of Self-Driving Trucks
Friday May 15, 2015 @07:24AM A Plan On How To Stop Sexism In Science
Friday May 15, 2015 @06:28AM Ask Slashdot: Security Certification For an Old Grad?
Thursday May 14, 2015 @02:35PM Ask Slashdot: Career Advice For an Aging Perl Developer?
Thursday May 14, 2015 @01:29PM Harry Shearer Walks Away From "The Simpsons," and $14 Million
Thursday May 14, 2015 @11:12AM Is Agile Development a Failing Concept?
Monday May 11, 2015 @06:58AM Ask Slashdot: How To Own the Rights To Software Developed At Work?
Saturday May 09, 2015 @11:59PM To Laid-Off Southern California Edison Workers: Boo-Hoo
Friday May 08, 2015 @06:51PM A Visual Walk Through Amazon's Impact On One Seattle Neighborhood
Thursday May 07, 2015 @08:37AM Why Companies Should Hire Older Developers
Thursday May 07, 2015 @06:51AM LinkedIn Used To Create Database of 27,000 US Intelligence Personnel
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @10:38AM Uber Forced Out of Kansas
Sunday May 03, 2015 @11:06PM How Silicon Valley Got That Way -- and Why It Will Continue To Rule
Saturday May 02, 2015 @05:30PM CareerBuilder Cyberattack Delivers Malware Straight To Employers
Saturday May 02, 2015 @04:29PM Bernie Sanders, Presidential Candidate and H-1B Skeptic
Friday May 01, 2015 @06:05PM Want 30 Job Offers a Month? It's Not As Great As You Think
Thursday April 30, 2015 @07:35PM Yes, You Can Blame Your Pointy-Haired Boss On the Peter Principle
Thursday April 30, 2015 @08:20AM Windows XP Support Deal Not Renewed By UK Government, Leaves PCs Open To Attack
Thursday April 30, 2015 @07:51AM Robots Step Into the Backbreaking Agricultural Work That Immigrants Won't Do
Thursday April 30, 2015 @07:20AM Disney Replaces Longtime IT Staff With H-1B Workers
Monday April 27, 2015 @11:46AM Google Executive Dan Fredinburg Among Victims of Everest Avalanche
Monday April 27, 2015 @11:45AM The Future Deconstruction of the K-12 Teacher
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @05:18PM Yahoo Called Its Layoffs a "Remix." Don't Do That.
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @07:42AM Robot Workers' Real Draw: Reducing Dependence on Human Workers
Saturday April 18, 2015 @07:57PM US Military To Recruit Civilian Cybersecurity Experts
Friday April 17, 2015 @07:47PM Columbia University Doctors Ask For Dr. Mehmet Oz's Dismissal
Friday April 17, 2015 @02:40PM MakerBot Lays Off 20 Percent of Its Employees
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 @10:49AM Cornell Study: For STEM Tenure Track, Women Twice As Likely To Be Hired As Men
Thursday April 09, 2015 @10:50AM Uber's Hiring Plans Show Outlines of Self-Driving Car Project
Thursday April 09, 2015 @09:07AM Netflix Algorithm Tells You When Your Best Employee Is About To Leave You
Thursday April 09, 2015 @07:09AM Reddit CEO Ellen Pao Bans Salary Negotiations To Equalize Pay For Men, Women
Saturday April 04, 2015 @05:34PM Is This the Death of the Easter Egg?
Friday April 03, 2015 @05:27PM Microsoft Celebrates 40th Anniversary
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @12:11PM Ask Slashdot: Dealing With User Resignation From an IT Perspective?
Saturday March 28, 2015 @01:03PM Ellen Pao Loses Silicon Valley Gender Bias Case Against Kleiner Perkins
Friday March 27, 2015 @06:05PM US Air Force Overstepped In SpaceX Certification
Friday March 27, 2015 @06:02PM Behind the Scenes At a Quantum Dot Factory
Friday March 27, 2015 @06:01PM Amazon Requires Non-Compete Agreements.. For Warehouse Workers
Thursday March 26, 2015 @09:57AM Jeremy Clarkson Dismissed From Top Gear
Tuesday March 24, 2015 @10:23AM A Bechdel Test For Programmers?
Tuesday March 24, 2015 @07:36AM Bring On the Boring Robots
Friday March 20, 2015 @06:17PM Hideo Kojima To Depart Konami; Metal Gear Franchise Changing Hands
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @07:55PM Lyft CEO: Self-Driving Cars Aren't the Future
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @02:28PM Stanford Study Credits Lack of Non-Competes For Silicon Valley's Success
Sunday March 15, 2015 @12:32AM Uber Sued Over Driver Data Breach, Adding To Legal Woes
Thursday March 12, 2015 @07:47AM Ask Slashdot: Issue Tracker For Non-Engineers?
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @12:51AM Obama Administration Claims There Are 545,000 IT Job Openings
Monday March 09, 2015 @12:34PM Do Tech Companies Ask For Way Too Much From Job Candidates?
Saturday March 07, 2015 @12:41PM Go R, Young Man
Friday March 06, 2015 @09:15PM Mozilla: Following In Sun's Faltering Footsteps?
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @01:47PM Ask Slashdot: Wireless Microphone For Stand-up Meetings?
Monday March 02, 2015 @09:12PM Games Workshop At 40: How They Brought D&D To Britain
Saturday February 28, 2015 @08:27AM Ask Slashdot: Whiteboard Substitutes For Distributed Teams?
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @10:48AM H-1B Visas Proving Lucrative For Engineers, Dev Leads
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @08:47AM Attention, Rockstar Developers: Get a Talent Agent
Friday February 20, 2015 @08:42PM The Robots That Will Put Coders Out of Work
Friday February 20, 2015 @07:03PM A123 Sues Apple For Poaching Employees
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @10:09AM Ask Slashdot: Version Control For Non-Developers?
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @09:41AM What To Do After Robots Take Your Job
Thursday February 12, 2015 @04:40PM Low Vaccination Rates At Silicon Valley Daycare Facilities
Thursday February 05, 2015 @10:06AM Massive Layoff Underway At IBM
Saturday January 24, 2015 @12:43AM By the Numbers: The Highest-Paying States For Tech Professionals
Thursday January 22, 2015 @05:04PM Senator Who Calls STEM Shortage a Hoax Appointed To Head Immigration
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @08:27AM Regular Exercise Not Enough To Make Up For Sitting All Day
Sunday January 18, 2015 @09:49PM Why Some Teams Are Smarter Than Others
Saturday January 17, 2015 @06:03PM Lies, Damn Lies, and Tech Diversity Statistics
Saturday January 17, 2015 @09:24AM Linus On Diversity and Niceness In Open Source
Sunday December 28, 2014 @09:51PM Norse Security IDs 6, Including Ex-Employee, As Sony Hack Perpetrators
Friday December 26, 2014 @05:17PM Paul Graham: Let the Other 95% of Great Programmers In
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @11:54AM Touring a Carnival Cruise Simulator: 210 Degrees of GeForce-Powered Projection
Monday December 15, 2014 @11:56AM SpaceX Set To Create 300 New US Jobs and Expand Facilities
Monday December 15, 2014 @11:17AM Job Postings Offer Clues to Future of Google Fiber
Saturday December 13, 2014 @03:42PM Canada Waives Own Rules, Helps Microsoft Avoid US Visa Problems
Friday December 05, 2014 @05:35PM Why Elon Musk's Batteries Frighten Electric Companies
Friday December 05, 2014 @05:18PM Should IT Professionals Be Exempt From Overtime Regulations?
Thursday December 04, 2014 @05:13PM Ask Slashdot: Convincing My Company To Stop Using Passwords?
Sunday November 30, 2014 @10:46AM Ask Slashdot: IT Career Path After 35?
Thursday November 13, 2014 @11:44AM US Postal Service Suspends Telecommuting Following Massive Breach
Thursday November 13, 2014 @11:13AM Your Incompetent Boss Is Making You Unhappy
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @11:13AM Black IT Pros On (Lack Of) Racial Diversity In Tech
Friday November 07, 2014 @07:11PM Florida-Based Magic Leap Builds Its Team With Bay Area Hires
Tuesday November 04, 2014 @10:56AM Tech Recruiters Defend 'Blacklists,' Lack of Feedback, Screening Techniques
Monday November 03, 2014 @03:10AM Amazon Releases (Not Many) Details On Its Workforce Demographics
Thursday October 30, 2014 @01:16PM Labor Department To Destroy H-1B Records
Thursday October 30, 2014 @11:50AM Tim Cook: "I'm Proud To Be Gay"
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @01:16PM Microsoft,, Oracle Latest To Be Sued Over No-Poach Deal
Monday October 20, 2014 @10:56AM Developers, IT Still Racking Up (Mostly) High Salaries
Saturday October 18, 2014 @10:02PM Be True To Your CS School: LinkedIn Ranks US Schools For Job-Seeking Programmers
Friday October 17, 2014 @07:21PM NSA CTO Patrick Dowd Moonlighting For Private Security Firm
Thursday October 16, 2014 @06:39AM Facebook and Apple Now Pay For Female Employees To Freeze Their Eggs
Sunday October 12, 2014 @07:51AM The Cult of Elon Musk Shines With Steve Jobs' Aura
Friday October 10, 2014 @05:48PM FBI Says It Will Hire No One Who Lies About Illegal Downloading
Thursday October 09, 2014 @07:21AM Outsourced Tech Jobs Are Increasingly Being Automated