Slashdot Items Tagged "work"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @05:24PM In Banking, 70% of Front-Office Jobs Will Be Dislocated By AI
Friday May 04, 2018 @07:23PM The Rise of the Pointless Job
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @05:14PM Ask Slashdot: What Should I Study?
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @04:04PM Most Tech Workers Would Ignore a Call From Their Boss Outside Work Hours
Friday March 23, 2018 @06:44PM New York Councilman Proposes Bill That Would Grant NYC Workers 'Right To Disconnect'
Thursday March 22, 2018 @05:52PM South Korea To Shut Off Computers Past 19:00 Hours To Stop People Working Late
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:42PM Air Pollution is Bad For Productivity, Even in Office Jobs
Monday March 05, 2018 @03:47PM Remote Work is Going To Keep Increasing, Study Says
Saturday February 17, 2018 @05:16PM Silicon Valley Singles Are Giving Up On the Algorithms of Love
Thursday February 15, 2018 @08:50PM Microsoft Launches LinkedIn-Powered Resume Assistant For Office 365 Subscribers
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @03:35PM Even Apple and Google Engineers Can't Really Afford To Live Near Their Offices
Saturday February 10, 2018 @05:14PM Why Hiring the 'Best' People Produces the Least Creative Results
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @02:53PM Japan Wants To Increase Acceptance of Technology That Could Help Fill the Gap in the Nursing Workforce
Monday February 05, 2018 @11:09AM New Digital Technology Can, in Some Circumstances, Make Businesses Less Productive
Friday February 02, 2018 @01:54PM Working From Home: What if You Never Saw Your Colleagues in Person Again?
Friday February 02, 2018 @12:33PM Nearly Three-Quarters of Adults in US Believe AI Will Eliminate More Jobs Than It Will Create -- and They Want Companies To Pay For the Retraining
Monday January 29, 2018 @05:30PM Inside Amazon's Mini Rainforest Work Space Spheres
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @12:57PM The Rise Of The Contract Workforce
Friday January 05, 2018 @04:09PM Ford is Giving Its Factory Workers Robot Exo-suits To Ease To Burden of Building Cars
Friday January 05, 2018 @03:40PM Arbitrary Deadlines Are the Enemy of Creativity, According to Harvard Research
Thursday January 04, 2018 @07:30PM The Most Productive Days and Times In 2017
Monday January 01, 2018 @02:07PM 2018 Is the Last Year of America's Public Domain Drought
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @11:05AM 'Productivity Is Dangerous'
Friday December 08, 2017 @09:12PM The Compelling Case For Working Less
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @12:11AM The Compelling Case For Working Less
Thursday November 30, 2017 @06:15PM Australian Man Uses Snack Bags As Faraday Cage To Block Tracking By Employer
Monday November 27, 2017 @05:33PM White House Weighs Personal Mobile Phone Ban For Staff
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @05:33PM Uber Fined $8.9 Million In Colorado For Allowing Drivers With Felonies, Motor Violations To Work
Thursday November 16, 2017 @10:41AM 37% of Netflix Subscribers Say They Binge-Watch While at Work
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @09:44PM The Brutal Fight To Mine Your Data and Sell It To Your Boss
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @04:56PM Companies Wake Up To the Problem of Bullies At Work
Friday November 03, 2017 @07:06AM Ask Slashdot: Why Do We Still Commute?
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @02:24PM A Japanese Company Is Giving Nonsmokers Longer Vacations
Monday October 09, 2017 @05:23PM Equifax Made Salary, Work History Available To Anyone With Your SSN and DOB
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @04:39PM Expert Says You're Deluding Yourself If You Think You're Productive On Six Hours of Sleep
Friday September 01, 2017 @04:34PM Tesla Faces Labor Board Complaint Alleging Interference With Unionization
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @06:04PM Google May Be In Trouble For Firing James Damore
Monday August 07, 2017 @10:04AM Inside the World of Silicon Valley's 'Coasters' -- the Millionaire Engineers Who Get Paid Gobs of Money and Barely Work
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @05:43PM Tesla Factory Workers Pushing For a Union Send Letter of Requests To Company's Board Members
Monday July 31, 2017 @01:58PM Apple is About To Do Something Their Programmers Definitely Don't Want
Monday July 24, 2017 @01:17PM Unemployment in the UK is Now So Low It's in Danger of Exposing the Lie Used To Create the Numbers
Thursday July 20, 2017 @11:01AM Say Goodbye To Spain's Glorious Three-Hour Lunch Break
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @04:13PM US Increases Number of H-2B Visas By 15,000
Monday July 17, 2017 @06:22PM Long Working Days Can Cause Heart Problems, Study Says
Friday July 14, 2017 @10:03AM Work From Home People Earn More, Quit Less, and Are Happier Than Their Office-bound Counterparts
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @02:51PM Tesla Factory Reportedly Described As a 'Predator Zone' By Female Employees
Monday July 03, 2017 @02:34PM Ask Slashdot: Is Logging Long Hours a Recipe For Burnout or the Only Way To Get Ahead?
Friday June 30, 2017 @06:39PM 'You're Doing Your Weekend Wrong'
Thursday June 29, 2017 @10:40AM Spanish Siesta Culture Lets Entrepreneur Turn Naps Into Gold
Friday June 23, 2017 @03:49PM IT Services Company Wipro Forces 600 Employees To Work In Bed Bug Infested Office
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:47PM Research Suggests Effects of Shift Work or Jet Lag On Our Body Clocks Can Be Reduced By Simply Changing Meal Times
Friday June 02, 2017 @03:19PM Hundreds of Walmart Employees Say They've Been Punished For Taking Sick Days
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:36PM Trump Administration Approves Tougher Visa Vetting, Including Social Media Checks
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @10:51AM Instagram CEO On Allegations That His App Has Copied Snapchat
Monday May 29, 2017 @12:41PM More Than Half of US Workers Didn't Use Up Their Time Off Last Year
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
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @02:26PM At Google, an Employee-Run Email List Tracks Harassment and Bias Complaints
Friday May 19, 2017 @09:49AM IBM is Telling Remote Workers To Get Back in the Office Or Leave
Thursday May 18, 2017 @04:11PM Google To Launch a Jobs Search Engine In the US
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:54PM A Quarter of IT Pros Find Their Job Very Stressful
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 April 28, 2017 @03:01PM IT Leaders Will Struggle To Meet Future Demands, Study Says
Friday April 28, 2017 @12:13PM Report Shows Another Diversity Challenge: Retaining Employees
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @09:46AM Suicide of an Uber Engineer: Widow Blames Job Stress
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
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @11:14AM For Programmers, the Ultimate Office Perk is Avoiding the Office Entirely
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
Monday April 03, 2017 @04:15PM Google X Worked An Older Employee Until He Was Hospitalized, Then Laid Him Off
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 @11:32AM Evidence That Robots Are Winning the Race for American Jobs
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @09:57AM 'Brainstorming Doesn't Work'
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 @11:15AM Happiness is on the Wane in the US, UN Global Report Finds
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @03:11PM 58% of High-Performance Employees Say They Need More Quiet Work Spaces
Thursday March 09, 2017 @04:35PM Seattle Tech Engineers Are More Loyal Than Those in San Francisco, Data Shows
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @09:59AM IT Executives Believe Service Management Is Key To Digital Transformation
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @11:56AM Uber Says Thousands of London Drivers Threatened By English Language Test
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
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:31AM Most Scientists 'Can't Replicate Studies By Their Peers'
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @03:30PM Computer Glasses Claim To Protect Eyesight Are Selling Like Hotcakes, But They Probably Aren't Useful
Monday February 20, 2017 @10:09AM Former Engineer Says Uber Is a Nightmare of Sexism; CEO Orders Urgent Investigation
Thursday February 09, 2017 @08:08PM eBay Founder Pledges $500,000 To Test Universal Basic Income Program In Kenya
Monday January 30, 2017 @06:13PM Woman Built House From the Ground Up Using Nothing But YouTube Tutorials
Monday January 23, 2017 @04:05PM Foxconn Considers $7 Billion Screen Factory In US, Which Could Create Up To 50,000 Jobs
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @04:00PM Labor Department Sues Oracle For Paying White Men More
Monday January 16, 2017 @10:28AM Deutsche Bank Switches Off Text Messaging
Friday January 13, 2017 @10:57AM Half the Work People Do Can Be Automated, Says McKinsey
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:44PM Microsoft Anti-Porn Workers Sue Over PTSD
Thursday December 29, 2016 @07:48PM Mining Companies Are Using Autonomous Trucks, Drills and Trains To Boost Efficiency, Reduce Employees
Saturday December 17, 2016 @04:19PM Does Amazon's Clickworker Platform Exploit Its Workers?
Friday December 09, 2016 @04:15PM Uber Is Treating Its Drivers As Sweated Labor, Says Report
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @10:25AM Amazon Worker Jumps Off Company Building After Email Note
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @04:02PM Microsoft Launches Office 365 in 10 New Markets, Eyes Expansion in Nearly 100 New Markets By Next Year
Monday November 21, 2016 @12:26PM 'Quit Social Media. Your Career May Depend on It.'
Friday November 18, 2016 @08:07PM Slashdot Asks: Which Windows Laptop Could Replace a MacBook Pro?
Friday November 18, 2016 @12:56PM Slashdot Asks: Is Paperless Office a Dream?
Monday November 07, 2016 @07:19PM Facebook Threatens LinkedIn With Job Opening Features
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:46PM Uber Loses Right To Classify UK Drivers as Self-Employed
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:03PM Linux Marketshare is Above 2-Percent For Third Month in a Row
Friday October 28, 2016 @10:44AM Seoul Considers Messaging Ban After Work Hours
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @03:28PM Noisy Coworkers And Other Sounds Are Top Distraction in Workplace, Study Says
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @11:44AM Samsung is Setting Up Note 7 Exchange Booths at Airports Around the World
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @11:06AM Americans Work 25% More Than Europeans, Study Finds
Monday October 17, 2016 @10:31AM London Insists on English Requirement For Private Hire Drivers
Friday October 14, 2016 @12:17PM In Samsung's Town in Vietnam, Workers Confident of Riding Out Note 7 Storm
Thursday October 13, 2016 @11:23AM Amazon To Hire 20% More Holiday Workers To Meet Growing Demand
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @10:02PM Baby Boomers Don't Have a Stronger Work Ethic Than Later Generations, Says Study
Monday October 10, 2016 @04:53PM Facebook Launches 'Workplace' So You Can Use Facebook At Work For Work
Friday October 07, 2016 @01:25PM Sony To Return Image Sensors To Full Capacity On Smartphone Pickup
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:23AM Author Says Going Offline For 24 Hours a Week Has Significantly Improved His Health, Sanity and Happiness
Thursday September 29, 2016 @06:54PM Google Rebrands 'Apps for Work' To 'G Suite,' Adds New Features
Thursday September 29, 2016 @10:43AM Facebook at Work To Report For Duty Next Month
Monday September 05, 2016 @01:16AM Ask Slashdot: Would You Fire Your CEO?
Monday August 29, 2016 @11:15AM Apple Is Making Life Terrible In Its Factories
Saturday August 27, 2016 @12:03AM White House Is Planning To Let More Foreign Entrepreneurs Work In the US
Friday August 26, 2016 @03:14PM Amazon Is Testing a 30-Hour, 75% Salary Workweek
Monday July 25, 2016 @03:19PM Millennials Are Obsessed With Side Hustles Because 'They're All' They've Got
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:09PM Can Tech Workers Skip The Olympics As Easily As Athletes?
Thursday July 07, 2016 @05:34PM Ask Slashdot: Is It Ever OK To Quit Without Giving Notice?
Monday June 13, 2016 @04:21PM Programmer Automates His Job For 6 Years, Gets Fired, Realizes He Has Forgotten How To Code
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @06:37AM Singapore To Cut Off Internet Access For Government Workers From 2017
Saturday June 04, 2016 @12:00PM World's Largest Shared-Workspace Startup WeWork Is Cutting About 7% of Staff
Saturday May 28, 2016 @10:23PM Ruby on Rails Creator Supports After-Work Email Bans
Thursday May 26, 2016 @10:03AM Adidas To Sell Robot-Made Shoes In Germany
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @04:06PM Former McDonald's USA CEO: $35K Robots Cheaper Than Hiring at $15 Per Hour
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @11:15AM Foxconn Cuts 60,000 Jobs, Replaces With Robots
Friday May 13, 2016 @03:59PM China's Tech Work Culture Is So Intense People Sleep and Bathe In Their Offices
Friday May 13, 2016 @11:51AM France's After Work Email Ban Is 1 Step Closer To Reality
Friday April 15, 2016 @12:09PM After 150 Years, the American Productivity Miracle Is 'Over'
Monday April 11, 2016 @04:52PM Microsoft Improves Efforts To Offer Equal Pay For Equal Work To Its Employees
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @01:25PM Twitter To Give All New Parents 20 Weeks of Paid Leave
Sunday April 03, 2016 @05:23PM Tech Jobs Are Replacing Tech Jobs in Silicon Valley
Friday April 01, 2016 @04:35PM US Won't Say How Many H-1B Workers Are Female
Sunday March 20, 2016 @02:50PM Facebook Exec Explains Why Technical Skills Aren't Enough To Be a Great Engineer
Friday March 18, 2016 @12:40PM Standing Desks May Not Be Healthier Than Sitting All Day, Say Scientists
Sunday March 13, 2016 @10:43AM Why Do We Work So Hard?
Monday January 25, 2016 @03:09AM SaxoBank Predicts Universal Basic Income For Europe
Saturday January 09, 2016 @11:09PM Why Do Americans Work So Much?
Friday August 21, 2015 @06:23PM Amazon Work-Life Balance Defender: Prior Employer Nearly Killed Me and My Team
Thursday August 20, 2015 @09:09AM Finland Considers Minimum Income To Reform Welfare System
Thursday January 01, 2015 @09:45AM The Open Office Is Destroying the Workplace
Sunday September 30, 2012 @03:05PM Ask Slashdot: Best Incentives For IT Workers?
Tuesday September 04, 2012 @12:19PM Ask Slashdot: Dealing With Disabilities In the Workplace?
Saturday August 25, 2012 @09:54AM Would You Open Your Home To a Hacker – For Free?
Tuesday March 20, 2012 @08:53AM Ask Slashdot: What Are Your Tips For Working From Home?
Friday July 15, 2011 @07:40AM IT Night Shift Workers: Fat and Undersexed
Thursday April 29, 2010 @10:04PM HotelChatter's Annual Hotel Wi-Fi Report 2010
Friday November 13, 2009 @06:11PM Software Piracy At the Workplace?