Slashdot Items Tagged "business"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @07:09PM Valve's Gabe Newell Says Only 30 SteamVR Apps Have Made $250,000+
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:59PM Samsung To Sell Refurbished Galaxy Note 7 With a Smaller Battery, Says Report
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @04:57PM 'We Won't Block Pirate Bay,' Swedish Telecoms Giant Says
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @09:32AM TransferWise Launches International Money Transfers Via Facebook
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @09:24AM China's Millennials Are Hustling For Part-Time Gigs Instead of Traditional Jobs
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @08:54AM Verizon Revises Its Deal With Yahoo, Reduces Price Of Acquisition By $350M
Monday February 20, 2017 @08:35PM Apple Files 14-Point Appeal Against European Commission's $14 Billion Tax Edict
Monday February 20, 2017 @04:01PM Amazon Quietly Lowered Its Free Shipping Minimum to $35
Monday February 20, 2017 @01:53PM Of Course Facebook Is Putting a Snapchat Clone Inside WhatsApp
Monday February 20, 2017 @09:49AM The Death of the Click
Monday February 20, 2017 @09:09AM Former Engineer Says Uber Is a Nightmare of Sexism; CEO Orders Urgent Investigation
Sunday February 19, 2017 @04:13PM Some Recyclers Give Up On Recycling Old Monitors And TVs
Saturday February 18, 2017 @05:03PM Slashdot Asks: Are Remote Software Teams More Productive?
Saturday February 18, 2017 @12:37PM SAP License Fees Also Due For Indirect Users, Court Rules
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:31AM SAP License Fees Also Due For Indirect Users, Court Rules
Friday February 17, 2017 @07:43PM Thousands Of Disabled People Are Living In 'Virtual Utopias' In Second Life
Friday February 17, 2017 @05:02PM GM Plans To Build, Test Thousands of Self-Driving Bolts In 2018
Friday February 17, 2017 @04:40PM SoftBank Is Willing To Cede Control of Sprint To Get T-Mobile Merger Done, Says Report
Friday February 17, 2017 @03:12PM How Atari's Nolan Bushnell Pioneered the Tech Incubator In the 1980s
Friday February 17, 2017 @12:10PM HTC To Stop Making Budget Android Phones This Year
Friday February 17, 2017 @12:03PM Accenture To Create 15,000 Jobs In US
Friday February 17, 2017 @10:00AM No CEO: The Swedish Company Where Nobody Is In Charge
Friday February 17, 2017 @09:21AM BlackBerry Sued By Over 300 Former Employees
Thursday February 16, 2017 @10:39PM 99.6 Percent of New Smartphones Run Android or iOS
Thursday February 16, 2017 @08:17PM Samsung Chief Lee Arrested In Corruption Investigation
Thursday February 16, 2017 @06:11PM McDonald's Hires Project Ara Design Team To Reinvent the Drinking Straw
Thursday February 16, 2017 @05:41PM AT&T Is the Latest Carrier To Offer Unlimited Data For All Its Customers
Thursday February 16, 2017 @02:19PM Tech Jobs Took a Big Hit Last Year
Thursday February 16, 2017 @09:57AM Check Your Privacy Filters: Facebook Wants To Be the New LinkedIn
Thursday February 16, 2017 @08:59AM Elon Musk Is Really Boring
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:14PM MariaDB Fixes Business Source License, Releases MaxScale 2.1
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @03:14PM Yahoo Notifying Users of Malicious Account Activity as Verizon Deal Progresses
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @06:10AM Apple Explains Why Its R&D Spending Is On the Rise
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:56AM IT Decisions Makers and Executives Don't Agree On Cyber Security Responsibility
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:56AM Brazil Judge Rules Uber Drivers Are Employees, Deserve Benefits
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @06:49PM Apple Will Fight 'Right To Repair' Legislation
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @03:09PM New Office Sensors Know When You Leave Your Desk
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @12:15PM Delays, Confusion as Toshiba Reports $6 Billion Nuclear Hit and Slides To Loss
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @09:28AM Skype Gets A New Competitor: Amazon Announces Chime
Monday February 13, 2017 @08:23PM T-Mobile Responds To Verizon By Improving Its Own Unlimited Data Plan
Monday February 13, 2017 @05:10PM H-1Bs Reduced Computer Programmer Employment By Up To 11%, Study Finds
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:26PM Engineers On Google's Self-Driving Car Project Were Paid So Much That They Quit
Monday February 13, 2017 @03:19PM Ransomware Insurance Is Coming
Monday February 13, 2017 @12:14PM Story of Two Developers Who Are Reporting Growth in Revenue After Leaving Apple's App Store
Monday February 13, 2017 @07:33AM Bay Area Tech Job Growth Has Rapidly Decelerated
Monday February 13, 2017 @07:11AM Angry Birds Is the Most-Banned Mobile App By Businesses
Sunday February 12, 2017 @09:13PM Shamed In Super Bowl Ads, Verizon Introduces Unlimited Data Plans
Saturday February 11, 2017 @10:44PM Magic Leap CEO Defends His AR Company After Leaked Photo
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:55AM Twitter Announces (More) Hate-Speech Fighting Tools (Again)
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:38AM PayPal's 'Policy Update' Includes Price Hikes
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:04AM Ford Just Invested $1 Billion In Self-Driving Cars
Friday February 10, 2017 @04:28PM Lockheed Martin Screwup Delays Delivery of Air Force GPS Satellites
Friday February 10, 2017 @03:16PM Australia's Retailers Join the Local Giant Banks in Their Battle With Apple Pay
Friday February 10, 2017 @10:00AM How UPS Trucks Saved Millions of Dollars By Eliminating Left Turns
Thursday February 09, 2017 @09:34PM Tesla Employee Calls For Unionization, Musk Says That's 'Morally Outrageous'
Thursday February 09, 2017 @07:08PM eBay Founder Pledges $500,000 To Test Universal Basic Income Program In Kenya
Thursday February 09, 2017 @04:21PM Arby's Probes Possible Data Breach Affecting 355,000 Credit Cards
Thursday February 09, 2017 @03:43PM Maybe It's Time For Jack Dorsey To Pick a Company
Thursday February 09, 2017 @02:20PM Jeff Bezos Talks About Music Streaming, and His Political Ambitions
Thursday February 09, 2017 @11:05AM Overeager Investors Seeking Snap Buy Snap Interactive Instead
Thursday February 09, 2017 @10:53AM Human Resources Startup Zenefits Is Laying Off Almost Half Its Employees
Thursday February 09, 2017 @09:32AM Apple CEO Tim Cook Tackles Truth in the Digital Age
Thursday February 09, 2017 @12:39AM Verizon and T-Mobile Are In a Virtual Tie For the Best Network In the US
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @10:12PM Tesla To Start Pilot Production of Model 3 This Month
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @04:07PM Facebook Is Closing 200 of Its 500 VR Demo Stations At Best Buy Stores Across US
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @03:44PM Comcast Should Stop Claiming It Has 'Fastest Internet,' Ad Board Rules
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @02:24PM Intel To Invest $7 Billion in Factory in Arizona, Employ 3,000 People
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @12:27PM Samsung Factory Fire Caused By Faulty Batteries
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @10:54AM Story Of a Founder Who Burned Through $21M While His Social App Fling Crashed
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @11:32PM NYC Fines Airbnb Hosts For 'Illegal' Home Rentals
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @05:05PM Goldman Sachs Automated Trading Replaces 600 Traders With 200 Engineers
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @03:56PM There Are Now Twice As Many Solar Jobs As Coal Jobs In the US
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @08:55AM 'Fundraising Rounds Are Not Milestones'
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @08:19AM Facebook Shareholders Urge Company To Replace Mark Zuckerberg With 'Independent' Board Chair
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @08:05AM Intel's Atom C2000 Chips Are Bricking Products -- And It's Not Just Cisco Hit
Monday February 06, 2017 @07:16PM US House Passes Bill Requiring Warrants To Search Old Emails
Monday February 06, 2017 @05:36PM 'We Need Robots To Take Our Jobs,' Veteran Tech Reporter John Markoff Explains Why
Monday February 06, 2017 @04:02PM Western Digital Unveils First-Ever 512Gb 64-Layer 3D NAND Chip
Monday February 06, 2017 @03:18PM Uber Hires a Nasa Veteran Who Thinks We'll Start Seeing Flying Cars In Next Three Years
Monday February 06, 2017 @07:51AM China To Add More than 50 Million New Urban Jobs in 2016-2020
Monday February 06, 2017 @07:10AM The Leap Week: Did Apple Really Have a Record Quarter?
Monday February 06, 2017 @06:53AM 'The End Of The Level Playing Field'
Monday February 06, 2017 @06:19AM 97 Tech Companies Including Apple, Google, Microsoft Call Travel Ban Unlawful In Rare Coordinated Legal Action
Sunday February 05, 2017 @05:42PM How Open Sourcing Made Apache Kafka A Dominant Streaming Platform
Sunday February 05, 2017 @02:43AM Report Finds PFAS Chemicals In One-Third of Fast Food Packaging
Saturday February 04, 2017 @02:11AM Kaspersky Lab Promises New Backup Tool To Help Unhappy Social Media Users Quit
Friday February 03, 2017 @11:38PM New Book Describes How AirBNB Influenced City Laws
Friday February 03, 2017 @05:40PM FCC Rescinds Claim That AT&T, Verizon Violated Net Neutrality
Friday February 03, 2017 @03:58PM Apple To Start Making iPhones In India, Says State Government
Friday February 03, 2017 @02:49AM Amazon Now Has More Than 341,000 Employees -- Added 110,000 People Last Year
Thursday February 02, 2017 @05:16PM Snapchat Files For a $3 Billion IPO
Thursday February 02, 2017 @03:33PM Cisco Patches 'Prime Home' Flaw That Allowed Hackers To Reach Into People's Homes
Thursday February 02, 2017 @02:51PM Firefox Fail: Layoffs Kill Mozilla's Push Beyond the Browser
Thursday February 02, 2017 @09:46AM Valve and Game Publishers Face EU Probe For Geo-Blocking; ASUS Faces Probe For Online Price-Fixing
Thursday February 02, 2017 @09:35AM Google Vows To Build Leading Cloud For Enterprise Windows, Swiping at Microsoft's Core Business
Thursday February 02, 2017 @08:50AM US Probes Panasonic Unit For Alleged Bribery Violations
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @08:35PM Amazon To Build $1.5 Billion Air Cargo Hub In Kentucky, Creating Around 2,000 New Jobs
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:33PM Apple Developing Custom ARM-Based Mac Chip That Would Lessen Intel Role
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:16PM New York Sues Charter Over Slow Internet Speeds
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @01:28PM Tesla Drops 'Motors' From Name As CEO Musk Looks Beyond Cars
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @08:07AM It's Time To Admit Apple Watch Is a Success
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @05:53PM Apple Sets a New Record For iPhone Sales
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @12:58PM Microsoft Sells $17 Billion in Second Bond Deal in Six Months
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @10:22AM Even Sprint Beat AT&T and Verizon in Customer Growth
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @10:19AM Indian IT Sector Warns Against US Visa Bill
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @09:44AM Tesla's Battery Revolution Just Reached Critical Mass
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @09:01AM 'It's Tricky': Apple Misses the Deadline To Pay $13.9 Bn To Ireland in Illegal Tax Benefit
Monday January 30, 2017 @08:20PM Razer Buys Nextbit
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:56PM FDA Confirms Toxicity of Homeopathic Baby Products; Maker Refuses To Recall
Monday January 30, 2017 @01:38PM Dropbox Finally Brings Its Google Docs Competitor Out of Beta
Monday January 30, 2017 @01:25PM Oracle Effectively Doubles Licence Fees To Run Its Stuff in AWS
Monday January 30, 2017 @10:00AM Fitness Wearable Maker Fitbit To Cut Six-Percent of Its Staff Following a Disappointing Q4
Monday January 30, 2017 @09:38AM Let Us Now Praise MacroMind Director
Monday January 30, 2017 @09:02AM Vinyl Record Production Gets a Much-Needed Tech Upgrade
Monday January 30, 2017 @01:46AM 'Second Life' Creators Develop A VR Social World Named 'Sansar'
Sunday January 29, 2017 @07:27PM Microsoft Reports New Subscribers For Office 365 Plunged 62%
Sunday January 29, 2017 @04:23PM Google Earnings Reveal $3.6 Billion Lost On 'Moonshots' In 2016
Sunday January 29, 2017 @02:58PM Toshiba Will Spin Off Some Of Its Memory Business
Saturday January 28, 2017 @10:33PM Ransomware Infects a Hotel's Key System
Saturday January 28, 2017 @02:55PM Server Runs Continuously For 24 Years
Saturday January 28, 2017 @12:44PM Medical Startup To Begin Testing At-Home Brain Zapping Devices
Saturday January 28, 2017 @02:45AM Ask Slashdot: Should You Tell Future Employers Your Salary History?
Friday January 27, 2017 @11:54PM Avaya Explains Why They've Declared Bankruptcy
Friday January 27, 2017 @04:53PM Apple Is Moving Its Entire International iTunes Business To Ireland
Friday January 27, 2017 @03:48PM Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Says PC Market Is Finally Stabilizing
Friday January 27, 2017 @03:37PM Tesla CEO Elon Musk Joins President Trump's New Manufacturing Council
Friday January 27, 2017 @12:50PM Microsoft's Market Value Tops $500 Billion Again After 17 Years
Friday January 27, 2017 @12:44PM PayPal Has Been Talking With Amazon on Payments, CEO Says
Friday January 27, 2017 @09:33AM Microsoft Says It Is Winning Its New War Against Macs
Friday January 27, 2017 @08:44AM Stock Research Moves Past PDFs as Customers Demand More for Their Money
Friday January 27, 2017 @07:53AM Microsoft Admits Sales of 'Expensive' HoloLens 'Not Huge', Says More Versions Are Planned
Thursday January 26, 2017 @08:02AM Uber Was the Most-Expensed Service, With 6% of all Business Receipts in 2016
Thursday January 26, 2017 @05:18AM Facebook Hires Hugo Barra, Former Android VP and Public Face of Xiaomi, To Head Oculus
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @03:24PM Apple Expands Qualcomm Legal Spat To China
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @02:48PM More Than 8M People Own an Amazon Echo As Customer Awareness Increases 'Dramatically'
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @12:56PM Mark Zuckerberg 'Reconsidering' Lawsuits To Force Property Sales in Hawaii
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @11:56AM Should College Tuition Vary By Major, Based On the College's Costs For the Major?
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @08:01AM LG Continues To Bleed Money, Thanks To Smartphones
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @04:48PM Google Is Partnering With Raspberry Pi To Create AI
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @09:40AM Amazon Offers To Scrap Ebook Clauses To Settle EU Antitrust Probe
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @06:16AM Microsoft May Halt the Expansion of a UK Datacenter Due To Brexit
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @06:05AM IBM Promised Domestic Jobs, But is Firing Thousands of US Workers and Moving Some Jobs Overseas
Monday January 23, 2017 @11:06PM China Unseats US As Global Investment Leader In Financial Technology: Report
Monday January 23, 2017 @06:09PM Yahoo Sale To Verizon Delayed After Hack Disclosures
Monday January 23, 2017 @03:40PM Yahoo Faces SEC Probe Over Data Breaches
Monday January 23, 2017 @03:05PM Foxconn Considers $7 Billion Screen Factory In US, Which Could Create Up To 50,000 Jobs
Monday January 23, 2017 @10:31AM When Their Shifts End, Uber Drivers Set Up Camp in Parking Lots Across the US
Monday January 23, 2017 @10:05AM Oracle Lays Off More Than 1,000 Employees
Monday January 23, 2017 @09:18AM Sprint Purchases 33 Percent Stake in Tidal For $200 Million
Sunday January 22, 2017 @07:28PM Ask Slashdot: Should Commercial Software Prices Be Pegged To a Country's GDP?
Friday January 20, 2017 @10:11PM Sony Is Weighing a Sale of Film, TV Business
Friday January 20, 2017 @06:46PM The Mind-Reading Gadget For Dogs That Got Funded, But Didn't Get Built
Friday January 20, 2017 @06:33PM Second Time In 9 Months: AT&T Raises Phone Activation Fee $5, Now Charges $25
Friday January 20, 2017 @04:44PM Uber Hires Former Google Search Chief Amit Singhal As SVP of Engineering
Friday January 20, 2017 @04:06PM Apple Sues Qualcomm For Roughly $1 Billion Over Royalties
Friday January 20, 2017 @11:40AM Amazon Launches Virtual 'Dash' Buttons For One-Click Buying From the Homepage
Friday January 20, 2017 @11:26AM Uber Will Pay $20 Million For Exaggerating Drivers' Earnings
Thursday January 19, 2017 @03:20PM Tech Firm Creates Trump Monitor For Stock Markets
Thursday January 19, 2017 @03:11PM Zuckerberg Sues Hundreds of Hawaiians To Force Property Sales To Him
Thursday January 19, 2017 @02:41PM Amazon Patent Hints at Self-Driving Car Plans
Thursday January 19, 2017 @07:57AM Netflix's Subscriber Boom Shows the World is Accepting Internet TV
Thursday January 19, 2017 @07:35AM Amazon, Apple To End Audiobook Exclusivity: EU
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @03:14PM Tesla Is Investing $350 Million In Its Gigafactory, Hiring Hundreds of Workers
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @03:00PM Labor Department Sues Oracle For Paying White Men More
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @02:30PM Twitter Just Sold Its Developer Platform To Google
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @07:05PM US Antitrust Agency Sues Qualcomm Over Patent Licensing
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @03:53PM Blockchain Technology Could Save Banks $12 Billion a Year
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @03:35PM Ambulances In Sweden Will Be Able To Hijack Car Radios During Emergencies
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @03:25PM Verizon Looking To Buy Comcast or Charter, Says Report
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @01:31PM Toshiba Might Spin Off Its Semiconductor Business
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @12:15PM Facebook's Price Tag For Oculus Actually $3 Billion, Zuckerberg Reveals in Court
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @09:39AM Worldwide App Downloads Grew 15% and Revenue Soared 40% in 2016
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @09:05AM Apple App Store Prices Rise in UK, India and Turkey
Monday January 16, 2017 @07:11PM Apple To Offer 32GB of Desktop RAM, Kaby Lake In Top-End 2017 MacBook Pro, Says Analyst
Monday January 16, 2017 @05:31PM Oculus Accused of Destroying Evidence, Zuckerberg To Testify In $2 Billion Lawsuit
Monday January 16, 2017 @04:31PM AT&T Denies Refunds For DirecTV Now Customers, Despite the Service's Performance Issues
Monday January 16, 2017 @03:06PM South Korea Prosecutors Seek Arrest of Samsung Chief Jay Y Lee For Bribery
Friday January 13, 2017 @08:35PM Moon Express Raises $20 Million In Series B-1, Fully Funds Trip To The Moon
Friday January 13, 2017 @06:41PM Someone Is Trying to Sell Those Stolen Three-Screen Razer Laptops in China
Friday January 13, 2017 @06:22PM Head of Sony Entertainment, Michael Lynton, To Step Down
Friday January 13, 2017 @05:24PM Drone Maker Lily Robotics Faked Promotional Video, Gets Sued For False Advertising and Misleading Business Practices
Friday January 13, 2017 @04:34PM SpaceX Accident Cost it Hundreds of Millions
Friday January 13, 2017 @10:06AM eBay To Combat Counterfeiters With Professional Authenticators That Inspect High-End Goods
Friday January 13, 2017 @12:05AM Nintendo Switch Will Launch On March 3rd For $299, Won't Feature Region-Locking Software
Thursday January 12, 2017 @05:19PM Tesla To Power Gigafactory With World's Largest Solar Rooftop Installation
Thursday January 12, 2017 @05:06PM Switzerland Agrees To Its Own New Data Sharing Pact With the US
Thursday January 12, 2017 @02:31PM Amazon To Add 100,000 Full-Time US Jobs in Next 18 Months
Thursday January 12, 2017 @09:51AM The Flying Lily Camera Drone is Dead, Buyers Will Be Refunded
Thursday January 12, 2017 @08:31AM Amazon Just Got Slapped With a $1 Million Fine For Misleading Pricing
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @05:51PM SpaceX Details Its Plans For Landing Three Falcon Heavy Boosters At Once
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:19PM Comcast Remains America's Most-Hated Company, Survey Finds
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @03:54PM Amazon Now Gives Away 5,000 Bananas a Day
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @02:59PM Bitcoin Slides as China's Central Bank Launches Checks On Exchanges
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @07:35PM Sonos CEO John MacFarlene Steps Down From the Company He Helped Found
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @06:08PM Why You Shouldn't Trust Geek Squad
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @05:39PM LinkedIn's and eBay's Founders Are Donating $20 Million To Protect Us From AI
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @03:59PM AT&T Imposes Another $5 Rate Hike On Grandfathered Unlimited Data Plans
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @02:51PM Volkswagen Closes In on $4.3 Billion US Settlement in Diesel Scandal
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @09:49AM Wikimedia Foundation Nabs $3 Million Grant To Improve Accessibility of Free Commons' Content
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @09:28AM Fitbit Buys Vector, Romanian Startup's Existing Smartwatches Won't Receive Software Updates Anymore