Slashdot Items Tagged "stats"

Date / Time Story
Sunday June 17, 2018 @10:41PM Gaming Companies Remove Analytics App After Massive User Outcry
Friday June 08, 2018 @06:30PM Survey: JavaScript is the Most-Used Language, But Java is the Most Popular
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:20AM Uber Challenges Study Suggesting Its Drivers Earn $3.37 Per Hour
Thursday February 22, 2018 @05:30PM Nearly Half of Parents Worry Their Child Is Addicted To Mobile Devices, Study Finds
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @07:40PM Facebook Hired a Full-Time Pollster To Monitor Zuckerberg's Approval Ratings
Monday January 15, 2018 @02:03AM Which JavaScript Framework is the Most Popular?
Friday January 12, 2018 @09:17PM Stack Overflow Stats Reveal 'the Brutal Lifecycle of JavaScript Frameworks'
Sunday January 07, 2018 @03:41PM C Programming Language 'Has Completed a Comeback'
Thursday January 04, 2018 @07:30PM The Most Productive Days and Times In 2017
Sunday December 31, 2017 @06:30PM Apple's iPhones Were the Best-Selling Tech Product of 2017
Saturday December 30, 2017 @01:03AM Slashdot's 10 Most-Visited Stories of 2017
Friday December 29, 2017 @09:57PM Movie Ticket Sales Hit A 22-Year Low in 2017
Monday December 25, 2017 @03:22PM The Majority of Americans Prefer To Be Greeted With 'Merry Christmas' Over 'Happy Holidays', a Poll Finds
Saturday December 23, 2017 @08:30PM Researchers Ask: Are People Better Off Than 50 Years Ago?
Sunday December 17, 2017 @06:53PM Google Reveals the Most-Trending Searches of 2017
Saturday December 16, 2017 @06:32PM Do More People Use Firefox Than Edge and IE Combined?
Saturday December 16, 2017 @12:14AM 'State of JavaScript' Survey Results: Good News for React and TypeScript
Sunday November 05, 2017 @04:02PM No, the Linux Desktop Hasn't Jumped in Popularity
Saturday November 04, 2017 @12:15PM 9.6% of Facebook's Users 'May Be Fakes'
Sunday October 08, 2017 @07:24PM Carbon-Emitting Soil Could Speed Global Warming, Warns 26-Year Study
Saturday October 07, 2017 @01:50PM Does Online Crowdfunding Actually Reward Innovation?
Friday September 15, 2017 @11:26PM Sedentary Lifestyle Study Called 'A Raging Dumpster Fire'
Friday September 15, 2017 @10:00PM More Millennials Would Give Up Voting Than Texting
Saturday September 09, 2017 @12:58AM Is Python Really the Fastest-Growing Programming Language?
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @05:01PM App Developers Should Charge More If They Want People To Buy Subscriptions, Suggests Report
Sunday July 30, 2017 @06:34PM HackerRank Tries To Calculate Which US States Have The Best Developers
Sunday July 30, 2017 @02:36PM Should The Government Fix Slow Internet Access?
Sunday July 30, 2017 @02:14AM Unpaid Internships Lead To Lower-Paying Jobs, Study Finds
Saturday July 29, 2017 @05:24PM Do Kill Switches Deter Cellphone Theft?
Saturday July 22, 2017 @06:50PM IEEE Spectrum Declares Python The #1 Programming Language
Saturday July 15, 2017 @01:26AM Open Source Contributions More Important Than Tabs Vs Spaces For Salary
Friday July 14, 2017 @10:33PM EternalBlue Vulnerability Scanner Finds Exposed Hosts Worldwide
Friday July 14, 2017 @08:37PM In America, Most Republicans Think Colleges Are Bad for the Country
Saturday July 01, 2017 @07:11PM While Chrome Dominates, Microsoft Edge Struggles To Attract New Users
Saturday July 01, 2017 @02:40PM Is Ruby's Decline In Popularity Permanent?
Friday June 23, 2017 @09:58PM Phoronix Announces '2017 Linux Laptop Survey'
Sunday June 11, 2017 @01:32PM Real Estate Firm Identifies America's 'Top 25 Tech Cities'
Saturday June 03, 2017 @07:07PM New Threat To Traditional Sports Leagues: Millennials Prefer Watching eSports
Sunday May 28, 2017 @12:49PM Are There More Developers Than We Think?
Saturday May 20, 2017 @05:36PM New Evidence of a Decline In Electricity Use By U.S. Households
Saturday May 06, 2017 @10:06PM Swarm AI Spectacularly Fails To Predict Kentucky Derby Winners A Second Time
Saturday April 29, 2017 @08:28PM As Print Surges, Ebook Sales Plunge Nearly 20%
Saturday April 22, 2017 @11:39PM Flawed Online Tutorials Led To Vulnerabilities In Software
Saturday April 22, 2017 @12:51AM Stack Overflow Reveals Which Programming Languages Are Most Used At Night
Saturday April 15, 2017 @11:15PM Researchers Determine What Makes Software Developers Unhappy
Saturday April 15, 2017 @07:47PM 88% Of Medical 'Second Opinions' Give A Different Diagnosis - And So Do Some AI
Monday April 03, 2017 @12:16AM Salary-Comparing Survey Identifies Top-Paid Developers, Discovers North America Pays Better
Friday March 24, 2017 @10:02PM Stack Overflow Reveals Results From 'Largest Developer Survey Ever Conducted'
Sunday March 19, 2017 @05:43PM America's Most Affordable Cities For Tech Workers: Seattle, Austin, and Pittsburgh
Saturday March 18, 2017 @04:38PM RedMonk Identifies 2017's Most Popular Languages: JavaScript, Java, And Python
Sunday March 05, 2017 @12:47AM Streaming TV Sites Now Have More Subscribers Than Cable TV
Sunday February 26, 2017 @06:47AM 94% of Microsoft Vulnerabilities Can Be Mitigated By Turning Off Admin Rights
Monday February 13, 2017 @12:04AM LinuxQuestions Users Choose Their Favorite Distro: Slackware
Sunday February 12, 2017 @10:15PM 34 'Highly Toxic Users' Wrote 9% of the Personal Attacks On Wikipedia
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:41PM GitHub Commits Reveal The Top 'Weekend Programming' Languages
Sunday February 05, 2017 @02:23AM Which US Cities Have The Worst Malware Infection Rates?
Sunday February 05, 2017 @12:31AM Massive Study Links IP Addresses Per Capita To GDP
Saturday February 04, 2017 @03:11AM Kaspersky Lab Promises New Backup Tool To Help Unhappy Social Media Users Quit
Saturday February 04, 2017 @01:49AM Peter Thiel Thinks There's Not Enough Sex In Silicon Valley
Saturday January 28, 2017 @01:42AM Solar Energy Now Employs More Americans Than Oil, Coal and Gas Combined
Sunday January 22, 2017 @04:48PM Mozilla Releases New Open Source 'Internet Health Report'
Saturday January 21, 2017 @02:03AM Newest Tesla Autopilot Data Shows A 40% Drop in Crashes
Friday January 13, 2017 @10:22PM Node.js's npm Is Now The Largest Package Registry in the World
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @05:19PM Comcast Remains America's Most-Hated Company, Survey Finds
Sunday January 08, 2017 @02:11AM Apple Could Finally Sell More Devices Than Microsoft In 2017
Sunday January 08, 2017 @01:04AM Is The C Programming Language Declining In Popularity?
Saturday January 07, 2017 @05:40PM Bitcoin Was 2016's Best-Performing Currency
Friday January 06, 2017 @11:48PM Apple's Share of PC Users Drops To A Five-Year Low
Sunday January 01, 2017 @08:18PM Wikipedia Announces Their Most Viewed Articles Of 2016
Saturday December 31, 2016 @05:56PM Google and Facebook Dominate The List of 2016's Top Ten Apps
Friday December 30, 2016 @08:35PM Slashdot's 10 Most-Visited Stories of 2016
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @09:06PM Apple Tops Holiday Sales With 44 Percent of All New Device Activations
Sunday December 18, 2016 @06:55PM Ubuntu Survey Discovers 'Consumers Are Terrible' About Updating Their IoT Devices
Saturday December 10, 2016 @07:14PM Analysts Tout 'State of The Developer' Survey By Awarding RPG Characters
Sunday November 27, 2016 @07:41PM Julian Assange Could Be Time's 'Person Of The Year', And Is Also Still Not Dead
Saturday November 12, 2016 @11:38PM Microsoft Survey Shows Negative Online Interactions Affect People In Real Life
Saturday October 22, 2016 @10:26PM Amazon May Handle 30% Of All US Retail Sales
Sunday October 16, 2016 @06:26PM Google's Go Language Surges In Popularity
Friday October 07, 2016 @07:41PM Baidu's Voice Recognition Software Is More Accurate Than Typing
Sunday October 02, 2016 @06:33PM iPhone 7 Finishes Last In New Test of Battery Life
Saturday October 01, 2016 @07:36PM Scientists Identify Another Source of Dangerous Greenhouse Gases: Reservoirs
Sunday September 25, 2016 @11:18PM Which Programming Language Is Most Popular - The Final Answer?
Saturday September 24, 2016 @12:05PM Poor Scientific Research Is Disproportionately Rewarded
Saturday September 24, 2016 @11:20AM Spam Hits Its Highest Level Since 2010
Saturday August 20, 2016 @12:06PM Every Month This Year Has Been the Hottest In Recorded History
Sunday August 14, 2016 @07:08PM New FreeBSD 11.0 Release Candidate Tested By Phoronix
Saturday August 06, 2016 @12:02PM Older Workers Are Better At Adapting To New Technology, Study Finds
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @04:36PM 8TB Drives Are Highly Reliable, Says Backblaze
Sunday July 31, 2016 @11:30AM C Isn't The Most Popular Programming Language, JavaScript Is
Friday July 29, 2016 @10:51PM Cisco Finds $34 Million Ransomware Industry
Friday July 29, 2016 @09:40PM Uber Doesn't Decrease Drunk Driving, Finds New Study
Sunday July 10, 2016 @10:47PM A Medical Mystery of the Best Kind: Major Diseases Are In Decline
Saturday July 09, 2016 @05:12PM TIOBE's Language-Popularity Index Sees A New Top 10 Language: Assembly
Sunday July 03, 2016 @09:00PM New York Falls and Seattle Rises on 'America's Top Tech Cities' List
Saturday July 02, 2016 @05:23PM Google Searches For 'VR Porn' Increase 10,000%
Saturday July 02, 2016 @02:04PM Linux Grabs More Than 2% of Desktop Market Share
Saturday June 25, 2016 @07:20PM 'Linux vs Windows' Challenge: Phoronix Tests Popular Games
Saturday June 25, 2016 @11:07AM Crypto Ransomware Attacks Have Jumped 500% In The Last Year
Sunday May 29, 2016 @02:45PM Study Indicates Americans Don't Trust AI
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @08:36PM Employers Struggle To Find Workers Who Can Pass A Drug Test
Sunday May 15, 2016 @06:03PM Will Self-Driving Cars Clog Our Highways?
Sunday May 01, 2016 @02:30PM Windows Desktop Market Share Drops Below 90%
Sunday April 24, 2016 @12:29PM How Big Data Creates False Confidence
Sunday April 24, 2016 @12:29AM 40% of Silicon Valley's Profits (But Not Sales) Came from Apple
Saturday March 26, 2016 @02:12PM IBM Researchers Propose Device To Dramatically Speed Up Neural-Net Learning
Sunday March 20, 2016 @07:20PM Autism Associated With Shorter Lifespan, According To UK Charity Study
Sunday March 20, 2016 @02:27PM Research Suggests 'CS For All' May Mean Lower Pay For All
Friday March 18, 2016 @07:10PM More Devs Now Use OS X Than Linux, Says Survey
Thursday March 17, 2016 @07:18PM Why Buses Need To Be More Dangerous
Sunday March 13, 2016 @04:14PM Study Finds 3 Laws Could Reduce Firearm Deaths By 90%
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @08:06PM This Was America's Warmest Winter On Record
Monday March 07, 2016 @03:58PM Fighting Food Poisoning In Las Vegas With Machine Learning
Monday March 07, 2016 @09:44AM MIT's Eyebrowse To Rank and Review Internet Sites, While Retaining Privacy
Friday March 04, 2016 @12:48PM Tracking Caucusgoers By Their Cell Phones
Thursday March 03, 2016 @04:56PM Hopkins Study Finds Popular Blood Pressure App Wildly Inaccurate
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @01:29AM Google-Backed SSD Endurance Research Shows MLC Flash As Reliable As SLC
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:31AM Are CEOs Overpaid? Not Compared With College Presidents
Thursday February 25, 2016 @11:11AM Many Surveys, About One In Five, May Contain Fraudulent Data
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @11:47PM Microsoft Telemetry Collection, Explained
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @09:51PM Rubio and Kasich Are Living Out a Classic Game Theory Dilemma
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @01:40PM In Progress: Fastest Sea Rise In At Least 2800 Years
Monday February 22, 2016 @09:04PM Drinking More Coffee May Undo Liver Damage From Booze
Monday February 22, 2016 @08:02PM Valve Releases SteamVR Perf Test To Measure Your PC
Friday February 19, 2016 @05:19PM Even On eBay, Women Get Paid Less For Their Labor
Friday February 19, 2016 @11:52AM IRS Warns Of 400% Flood In Phishing and Malware This Tax Year Alone
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @04:06AM Why Some Cities Get All the Good Jobs
Monday February 15, 2016 @07:38PM Last January Was the Hottest Global Temperature Anomaly In Recorded History
Monday February 15, 2016 @02:50PM Americans' Evolution Knowledge Isn't That Bad, If You Ask About Elephants
Thursday February 11, 2016 @03:33PM Interviews: Ask Author and Programmer Andy Nicholls About R
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @03:49PM Women Get Pull Requests Accepted More (Except When You Know They're Women)
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @10:41AM Skylake Breaks 7GHz In Intel Overclocking World Record
Monday February 08, 2016 @08:08PM GitHub Open Sources Their Internal Testing Tool
Sunday February 07, 2016 @10:28PM Video Gamers From the '90s Have Turned Out Mostly OK
Sunday February 07, 2016 @02:28AM Facebook Knocks "Six Degrees of Separation" Down a Few Notches
Friday February 05, 2016 @02:46PM The Performance of Ubuntu Linux Over the Past 10 Years
Thursday February 04, 2016 @11:22AM Survey: Average Successful Hack Nets Less Than $15,000
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @04:45PM Perfect Coin-Toss Record Broke 6 Clinton-Sanders Deadlocks In Iowa
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @01:19PM Windows 10 Passes Windows XP In Market Share
Monday February 01, 2016 @01:43PM Triple M.2 NVMe RAID-0 Testing Proves Latency Reductions
Thursday January 28, 2016 @09:38AM Math Says Conspiracies Are Prone To Unravel
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @11:18AM Tech Salaries Had Biggest Year-Over-Year Leap In 2015
Friday January 22, 2016 @08:37PM Google Says It Killed 780 Million 'Bad Ads' In 2015
Thursday January 21, 2016 @12:25PM Estimating Damages From the VW Emissions Scandal
Thursday January 21, 2016 @12:00PM Twins Study Finds No Evidence That Marijuana Lowers IQ In Teens
Thursday January 21, 2016 @09:20AM Nielsen Adds Facebook To Social TV Ratings
Thursday January 14, 2016 @04:32PM More People In Europe Are Dying Than Are Being Born
Monday January 11, 2016 @09:07AM UK Cuts Men's Recommended Weekly Alcohol To 14 Units
Thursday January 07, 2016 @03:27PM Java Named Top Programming Language of 2015
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @11:32AM Tech Segments Facing Turbulence In 2016
Saturday December 26, 2015 @12:48PM Star Wars Fans and Video Game Geeks 'More Likely To Be Narcissists,' Study Finds
Thursday December 24, 2015 @10:52AM Ubuntu User Count Pegged At Over One Billion
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @01:07PM US Bureau of Labor Statistics: Programmer Jobs Will Decline 8%
Monday December 21, 2015 @05:23PM Facebook, Google Top Year-End App List
Thursday December 17, 2015 @12:48PM Unity Benchmarks Browser WebGL Performance
Saturday December 12, 2015 @05:30PM Looking For Jupiter-Class Planets Indicates Solar Systems Like Ours Are Rare
Thursday December 10, 2015 @11:01AM $5 Raspberry Pi Zero Compared To Intel's NetBurst CPUs & Newer
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @11:29AM Choose a Better Train With Web Scraping
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @01:15PM Experimental Study of 29 Polyhedral Dice Using Rolling Machine, OpenCV Analysis
Saturday November 28, 2015 @03:02PM How Bad of a World Are We Really Living In Right Now?
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @01:03PM Microsoft Blames Layoffs For Drop In Female Employees
Sunday November 15, 2015 @11:36AM GPS Always Overestimates Distances
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @09:19AM WordPress Now Powers 25% of the Web
Friday November 06, 2015 @07:47PM New vs. Old: a Comparison of 23andMe's Health Reports and the Raw Data
Friday November 06, 2015 @07:38PM Canada Reinstates Mandatory Census, To Delight of Social Scientists
Thursday October 29, 2015 @08:44AM Tech Unemployment Rising In Some Categories
Thursday October 22, 2015 @08:07AM Samsung Demos PCIe NVMe SSD At 5.6 GB Per Second, 1 Million IOPS
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:13PM Space-Time: Scott Kelly Breaks Time-Aloft Record For US Astronauts
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:38PM More Tech, STEM Workers Voluntarily Quitting Their Jobs
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:38AM Study Finds Higher Rates of Premature Birth Near Fracking Sites
Thursday October 08, 2015 @10:20AM Microsoft Claims 110M Devices Now Run Windows 10
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @09:34AM B612 Foundation Loses Partnership With NASA; Asteroids Not a Significant Risk
Friday October 02, 2015 @07:42PM Ask Slashdot: Is the Gap Between Data Access Speeds Widening Or Narrowing?
Thursday October 01, 2015 @09:59AM Linux Foundation Puts the Cost of Replacing Its Open Source Projects At $5 Billion
Thursday October 01, 2015 @09:58AM Houston's Gifted Education Program Biased Against Blacks and Latinos
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @09:02AM (Over-)Measuring the Working Man
Monday September 28, 2015 @12:25PM iPhone 6s's A9 Processor Racks Up Impressive Benchmarks
Monday September 28, 2015 @11:10AM Selfies Kill More People Than Shark Attacks
Saturday September 26, 2015 @02:08AM Fukushima: 1,600 Dead From Evacuation Stress
Thursday September 24, 2015 @12:53PM An AI Hunts the Wild Animals Carrying Ebola
Thursday September 24, 2015 @11:37AM Fable Legends DX12 Benchmark Stressing High End GPUs
Thursday September 17, 2015 @08:46AM Researcher Trying To Teach Computer What Women He's Attracted To
Friday September 11, 2015 @10:22AM In Survey of American Universities, MIT Scores Worst In Cybersecurity
Thursday September 10, 2015 @02:08PM Do Tech Firms Really Want Liberal Arts Majors?
Thursday September 10, 2015 @09:59AM Survey: More Women Are Going Into Programming
Thursday September 10, 2015 @09:38AM Congressional Testimony: A Surprising Consensus On Climate
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @12:07PM Windows 10 Grabs 5.21% Market Share, Passing Windows Vista and Windows 8
Thursday August 27, 2015 @01:23PM Kansas Secretary of State Blocks Release of Voting Machine Tapes
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:30AM Scientific Papers With Shorter Titles Get More Citations
Monday August 24, 2015 @06:16AM Mostly Theater? Taking Aim At White House 'We the People' Petitions
Saturday August 22, 2015 @06:04PM Standardized Tests Blamed, Asian Students Ignored In Google-Gallup K-12 CS Study
Saturday August 22, 2015 @01:33PM Mobile Phone Data Can Track the Spread of Infectious Diseases
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:37AM Georgia Aquarium Battles Federal Government Over Belugas
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:16AM XKCD Author's New Unpublished Book Becomes Scientific Best-Seller
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @08:07AM Uber Lowers Drunk Driving Arrests In San Francisco Dramatically
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @06:29PM Data Center Standard Proposal Adds WEE To PUE
Saturday August 01, 2015 @03:15PM ARIN IPv4 Addresses Run Out Tomorrow
Friday July 31, 2015 @07:22PM 10 Years of Intel Processors Compared
Thursday July 30, 2015 @09:58AM On Linux, $550 Radeon R9 Fury Competes With $200~350 NVIDIA GPUs
Friday July 24, 2015 @11:34PM Gigabit Internet Access Now Supported By 84 US ISPs
Monday July 20, 2015 @10:17PM Silicon Valley Still Wrestling With Diversity Issues