Slashdot Items Tagged "jobs"

Date / Time Story
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:53PM Yik Yak Lays Off 60 Percent of Employees As Growth Collapses
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @09:19AM China Chases Silicon Valley Talent Who Are Worried About Trump Presidency
Monday December 05, 2016 @01:33PM Interns At Tech Companies Are Better Paid Than Most American Workers
Monday December 05, 2016 @11:19AM Many CEOs Believe Technology Will Make People Largely Irrelevant
Friday December 02, 2016 @05:32PM Stephen Hawking: Automation and AI Is Going To Decimate Middle Class Jobs
Friday December 02, 2016 @08:59AM US Economy Added 178,000 Jobs in November; Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.6 Percent
Monday November 28, 2016 @10:36AM Fearing Tighter US Visa Regime, Indian IT Firms Rush To Hire
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:17PM AOL To Cut 500 Workers To Narrow Focus On Mobile, Video
Thursday November 17, 2016 @11:35AM Apple Explores Making iPhones in the US, Finds 'the Cost Will More Than Double': Nikkei
Monday November 07, 2016 @06:19PM Facebook Threatens LinkedIn With Job Opening Features
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:35PM Facebook Users Sue Over Alleged Racial Discrimination In Housing, Job Ads
Thursday October 27, 2016 @09:12AM Twitter Is Cutting 9% of Its Global Workforce
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @02:28PM Noisy Coworkers And Other Sounds Are Top Distraction in Workplace, Study Says
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @08:21PM Google Fiber Pauses Operations, CEO Leaves, and About 9 Percent of Staff Is Being Let Go
Monday October 24, 2016 @08:34PM Twitter Plans To Cut About 300 Jobs As Soon As This Week: Bloomberg
Friday October 21, 2016 @05:34PM Facebook Employees Tried To Remove Trump Posts As Hate Speech
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @07:57PM HP Plans To Cut Up To 4,000 Jobs Over Next 3 Years Amid PC Slump
Monday October 17, 2016 @03:36PM Slashdot Asks: Do We Need To Plan For a Future Without Jobs And Should We Resort To Universal Basic Income?
Friday October 14, 2016 @11:17AM In Samsung's Town in Vietnam, Workers Confident of Riding Out Note 7 Storm
Friday September 23, 2016 @09:43PM The Verge's Deputy Editor Chris Ziegler Was Secretly Working For Apple For Two Months
Friday September 16, 2016 @04:16PM Laurene Jobs Awards $10M To Pet Charter School Network of Zuckerberg, Gates
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:09PM It's Not Just Wells Fargo - How Sales Targets Can Encourage Wrongdoing
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @07:14AM Robots Will Eliminate 6% of All US Jobs By 2021, Says Report
Thursday September 08, 2016 @12:42AM Uber Drivers Are Subject To Individual Arbitration, Says Court
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @06:45PM University of California Hires India-Based IT Outsourcer, Lays Off Tech Workers
Friday September 02, 2016 @09:18PM Walmart Is Cutting 7,000 Jobs Due To Automation
Monday August 29, 2016 @03:54PM FAA Expects 600,000 Commercial Drones In The Air Within A Year
Thursday July 28, 2016 @04:42PM Microsoft To Lay Off Another 2,850 People In the Next 12 Months
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @04:10PM How The Internet Helps Sex Workers Keep Customers Honest
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @06:48PM Technology Is Making Doctors Feel Like Glorified Data Entry Clerks
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:36AM Tech Workers Think Silicon Valley and Startups Are Losing Their Luster
Saturday July 09, 2016 @10:34AM Tech Job Postings Are Down 40% On Popular Job Boards
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @12:14PM Uber Hires a Robot To Patrol Its Parking Lot and It's Way Cheaper Than a Security Guard
Thursday June 30, 2016 @03:35PM Women Interviewing For Tech Jobs Actually Did Worse When Their Voices Were Masked As Men's
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @11:54PM LeBron James Used A Steve Jobs Speech To Motivate The Cavs To Victory
Friday June 17, 2016 @02:06PM Robots In Amazon's Warehouses Are Already Making a Huge Difference
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @08:46PM Software Industry Has $1 Trillion Economic Impact In US
Thursday June 02, 2016 @04:04PM IT Layoffs At Insurance Firm Are A 'Never-Ending Funeral'
Thursday June 02, 2016 @12:20AM Bill Gates: AI Is The 'Holy Grail'
Friday May 27, 2016 @11:23PM Finnish Government Criticizes Microsoft For Job Cuts, 'Broken Promises'
Thursday May 26, 2016 @06:49PM Apple Not Allowed To Open Stores In India
Thursday May 26, 2016 @09:03AM Adidas To Sell Robot-Made Shoes In Germany
Friday May 20, 2016 @02:15PM Silicon Valley Tech Workforce Is Vastly Different From US, Say Feds
Friday May 13, 2016 @09:09AM Tech Layoffs More Than Double In Bay Area
Thursday May 05, 2016 @05:46PM As Robots Eat Our Jobs, Fed Should 'Drop the Money From Helicopters,' Says Bill Gross
Monday May 02, 2016 @10:39AM With AI Getting Better at Cognitive Abilities, Humans Will Have Even Fewer Jobs
Thursday April 28, 2016 @01:37PM Manufacturing Jobs On Decline Around the World
Thursday April 21, 2016 @01:53PM VC, Entrepreneur Says Basic Income Would Work Even If 90% People 'Smoked Pot' and Didn't Work
Thursday April 14, 2016 @11:50AM Jobless Claims In US Decline To Match Lowest Since 1973
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @02:25PM Cybercriminals Are Adopting Corporate Best Practices
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @12:25PM Twitter To Give All New Parents 20 Weeks of Paid Leave
Sunday April 03, 2016 @04:23PM Tech Jobs Are Replacing Tech Jobs in Silicon Valley
Friday April 01, 2016 @03:10AM Gmail's Mic Drop April Fool Backfires Horribly Costing People Their Jobs
Thursday March 31, 2016 @10:49AM California's $15-an-Hour Minimum Wage May Spur Automation
Saturday March 26, 2016 @07:01AM Uber Recruiting Engineers By Randomly Sending Coding Game To Play During Rides
Thursday March 24, 2016 @06:44PM Trump Gives Displaced IT Workers Attention, and He's Not Alone
Friday March 18, 2016 @07:12PM Laid-Off Abbott IT Workers Won't Have To Train Their Replacements
Friday March 18, 2016 @10:14AM Apple Employees, If Ordered To Unlock iPhone, Might Quit
Thursday March 17, 2016 @10:44AM Silicon Valley's Tech Employees Are Getting Nervous
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @11:51AM Former LulzSec Hacker Gets a Job As Security Adviser At Big UK Firm
Monday March 14, 2016 @02:10PM Hacker GhostShell Doxes Himself So He Could Get a Job In the Industry
Sunday March 13, 2016 @09:43AM Why Do We Work So Hard?
Thursday March 10, 2016 @09:00AM Reports Coming In Of Mass IBM Layoffs Underway In The US
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @11:07AM 1 in 3 Developers Fear AI Will Replace Them
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @01:25AM A New Reality For IT: the 18-Month Org Chart
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @11:45PM Amazon Job Posting Hints At New VR Platform
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @03:18PM Reason Excoriates Paper On "Glaciers, Gender, and Science"
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @10:24PM Security Talent Shortage Hits Cybercrime Groups, Too
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @12:45AM Laid-Off Disney IT Workers Decry Offshoring At Trump Rally
Monday February 29, 2016 @08:44AM Mercedes-Benz Swaps Robots For People On Assembly Lines
Saturday February 27, 2016 @04:15PM IBM Added 70,000 People To Its Ranks In 2015, And Lost That Many, Too
Friday February 26, 2016 @07:55PM Former Disney IT Worker's Complaint To Congress: How Can You Allow This?
Monday February 22, 2016 @08:34AM Yelp Employee Posts Open Letter About Cost Of Living And Low Wages, Gets Fired
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @03:06AM Why Some Cities Get All the Good Jobs
Monday February 15, 2016 @02:47PM Would You Bet Against Sex Robots? AI 'Could Leave Half Of World Unemployed'
Monday February 15, 2016 @10:43AM VC Firm Y Combinator Launches an Experiment In Universal Basic Income
Monday February 15, 2016 @10:27AM City of Austin Locked In Regulations Battle With Uber, Lyft
Saturday February 13, 2016 @11:30AM Hertz Is Pulling a Disney
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @10:57AM Australia Cuts 110 Climate Scientist Jobs: "The Science is Settled."
Monday February 08, 2016 @04:57PM Sen. Blumenthal Demands Lifting of IT 'Gag' Order
Thursday February 04, 2016 @10:22AM Survey: Average Successful Hack Nets Less Than $15,000
Monday February 01, 2016 @04:06PM Former Yahoo Employee Challenges the Legality of Yahoo's Ranking System
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @10:18AM Tech Salaries Had Biggest Year-Over-Year Leap In 2015
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @08:09AM Disney IT Workers Allege Conspiracy In Layoffs, File Lawsuits
Saturday January 23, 2016 @05:34PM Senior Citizens Hit the Road For Uber
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @11:01AM India Telecom Regulator Pooh-Poohs Facebook's Orchestrated Lobbying Campaign
Wednesday January 06, 2016 @03:30PM IBM Union Calls It Quits
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @10:32AM Tech Segments Facing Turbulence In 2016
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @12:07PM US Bureau of Labor Statistics: Programmer Jobs Will Decline 8%
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @09:43AM The Hidden Costs of Going Freelance
Monday November 30, 2015 @09:58AM How Technology Is Increasing the Number of Jobs We Have
Sunday November 29, 2015 @06:36PM Contractors or Not, Seattle Uber Drivers Might Get Collective Bargaining
Sunday November 29, 2015 @02:36PM Facebook Expands Parental Leave Policy For All Employees Globally
Saturday November 28, 2015 @11:13AM Air Force Hires Civilian Drone Pilots For Combat Patrols
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
Friday October 23, 2015 @04:05PM In Turnabout, SunTrust Removes Contentious Severance Clause
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @07:44AM 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
Friday October 02, 2015 @05:48PM How Steve Jobs Outsmarted Carly Fiorina
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @07:55AM How Amazon's Robots Move Everything Around
Friday September 25, 2015 @08:31PM Meet the Michael Jordan of Sport Coding
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @07:31AM Groupon Is Closing Operations In 7 Countries, Laying Off 1,100
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @09:40PM HP To Jettison Up To 30,000 Jobs As Part of Spinoff
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @11:41AM Software Is Hiring, But Manufacturing Is Bleeding
Sunday August 30, 2015 @07:31AM Chris Christie Proposes Tracking Immigrants the Way FedEx Tracks Packages
Thursday August 27, 2015 @04:40PM Google May Try To Recruit You For a Job Based On Your Search Queries
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:09AM Finland Considers Minimum Income To Reform Welfare System
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
Friday August 14, 2015 @09:54PM Federal Judge Calls BS On Homeland Security's 2008 STEM 'Emergency'
Thursday August 13, 2015 @09:31AM Facebook Intern Gets Preemptive Ax For Exposing Security Flaw
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 @11:01AM Uber Class-Action Case May Hinge On What the Drivers Want
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:01AM Study: Women Less Likely To Be Shown Ads For High-paid Jobs On Google
Thursday July 02, 2015 @08:09AM Scientist Union's Talks Stall Over Pay
Sunday June 28, 2015 @12:06AM FB Reveals Woeful Diversity Numbers
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 @07:02AM After Uproar, Disney Cancels Tech Worker Layoffs
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?
Saturday June 13, 2015 @10:26AM Ask Slashdot: How to Avoid The Worst of a Tech Bubble?
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @08:01AM On Managing Developers
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @08:00AM The Real Scars of Korean Gaming
Monday June 01, 2015 @06:39AM Future of Employment: How Susceptible Are Jobs To Computerization?
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?
Thursday May 21, 2015 @10:11AM In 1984, Jobs and Wozniak Talk About Apple's Earliest Days
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @08:00AM The Economic Consequences of Self-Driving Trucks
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
Monday May 11, 2015 @06:58AM Ask Slashdot: How To Own the Rights To Software Developed At Work?
Sunday May 10, 2015 @01:40PM FWD.us 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 @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 @11:45AM The Future Deconstruction of the K-12 Teacher
Saturday April 18, 2015 @07:57PM US Military To Recruit Civilian Cybersecurity Experts
Friday April 17, 2015 @02:40PM MakerBot Lays Off 20 Percent of Its Employees
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
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
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @12:51AM Obama Administration Claims There Are 545,000 IT Job Openings
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 @07:03PM A123 Sues Apple For Poaching Employees
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @09:41AM What To Do After Robots Take Your Job
Monday February 02, 2015 @12:58PM What Happens When the "Sharing Economy" Meets Higher Education
Saturday January 24, 2015 @12:43AM By the Numbers: The Highest-Paying States For Tech Professionals
Friday December 26, 2014 @05:17PM Paul Graham: Let the Other 95% of Great Programmers In
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 November 07, 2014 @07:11PM Florida-Based Magic Leap Builds Its Team With Bay Area Hires
Monday November 03, 2014 @03:10AM Amazon Releases (Not Many) Details On Its Workforce Demographics
Monday October 20, 2014 @10:56AM Developers, IT Still Racking Up (Mostly) High Salaries
Friday October 17, 2014 @08:08PM Cisco Exec: Turnover In Engineering No Problem
Friday October 17, 2014 @07:21PM NSA CTO Patrick Dowd Moonlighting For Private Security Firm
Friday October 17, 2014 @05:26PM The One App You Need On Your Resume If You Want a Job At Google
Thursday September 25, 2014 @07:48AM Microsoft On US Immigration: It's Our Way Or the Canadian Highway
Tuesday September 23, 2014 @11:53AM Ask Slashdot: Finding a Job After Completing Computer Science Ph.D?
Wednesday September 17, 2014 @11:06AM Scotland's Independence Vote Could Shake Up Industry
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @11:50AM Ask Slashdot: Any Place For Liberal Arts Degrees In Tech?
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @10:02AM Unpopular Programming Languages That Are Still Lucrative
Saturday September 06, 2014 @07:20PM Silicon Valley Fights Order To Pay Bigger Settlement In Tech Talent Hiring Case
Saturday September 06, 2014 @01:13AM IT Job Hiring Slumps
Thursday August 14, 2014 @07:22AM Cisco To Slash Up To 6,000 Jobs -- 8% of Its Workforce -- In "Reorganization"
Friday August 08, 2014 @07:14PM Judge Rejects $324.5 Million Settlement For Tech Workers, Argues For More
Friday August 08, 2014 @02:31PM The ESports Athletes Who Tried To Switch Games
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @11:22AM US Senator Blasts Microsoft's H-1B Push As It Lays 18,000 Off Workers
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @07:18AM No Shortage In Tech Workers, Advocacy Groups Say
Sunday June 29, 2014 @03:02PM RAND Study: Looser Civil Service Rules Would Ease Cybersecurity Shortage
Monday June 09, 2014 @02:32PM Skilled Manual Labor Critical To US STEM Dominance
Saturday May 31, 2014 @11:37AM HR Chief: Google Sexual, Racial Diversity "Not Where We Want to Be"
Sunday May 25, 2014 @12:33PM Ph.Ds From MIT, Berkeley, and a Few Others Dominate Top School's CS Faculties
Friday May 23, 2014 @05:34PM HP Makes More Money, Cuts 16,000 Jobs
Friday May 23, 2014 @05:22PM On MetaFilter Being Penalized By Google
Wednesday May 21, 2014 @09:58AM Jono Bacon Leaves Canonical For XPRIZE
Thursday May 15, 2014 @07:49AM US College Students Still Aren't All That Interested In Computer Science
Tuesday May 13, 2014 @10:47AM Ask Slashdot: Minimum Programming Competence In Order To Get a Job?
Sunday May 04, 2014 @01:48PM Ask Slashdot: Joining a Startup As an Older Programmer?
Saturday May 03, 2014 @08:14AM Steve Jobs Defied Convention, and Perhaps the Law
Thursday April 24, 2014 @07:54AM 'The Door Problem' of Game Design
Tuesday April 22, 2014 @11:22AM Tech People Making $100k a Year On the Rise, Again
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @12:46PM Computer Science Enrollments Rocketed Last Year, Up 22%