Slashdot Items Tagged "humor"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @03:10PM The SEC Created Its Own Scammy ICO To Teach Investors a Lesson
Friday May 04, 2018 @04:50PM HTC Teases Its Next Flagship Smartphone. Too Bad, the Photo Shows Parts of an iPhone 6.
Saturday April 07, 2018 @03:51PM Programmer Unveils OpenGL Bindings for Bash
Sunday April 01, 2018 @11:09AM April Fool's Day Roundup
Monday February 19, 2018 @12:44PM Man, Seeking New Copy of Windows 7 After Forced Windows 10 Upgrade, Sues Microsoft
Saturday February 10, 2018 @08:05PM There Are Ajit Pai 'Verizon Puppet' Jokes That the FCC Doesn't Want You To Read
Friday February 02, 2018 @06:51PM Bicyclist Protests Net Neutrality By Slowing Traffic Outside the FCC Building
Friday January 26, 2018 @04:24AM Admiral Charges Hotmail Users More For Car Insurance
Friday January 12, 2018 @01:53PM Apparently, People Say 'Thank You' To Self-Driving Pizza Delivery Vehicles
Thursday January 11, 2018 @11:25AM Bitcoin Conference Stops Accepting BTC Due To High Fees
Friday December 29, 2017 @03:57PM Trump's Website Is Coded With a Broken Server Error Message That Blames Obama
Sunday December 17, 2017 @10:04PM Ask Slashdot: What's The Worst IT-Related Joke You've Ever Heard?
Sunday December 17, 2017 @07:33PM Ask Slashdot: What Are The Worst Computer Or IT Related Jokes You Have Heard?
Saturday December 16, 2017 @05:40PM Predictive Keyboard Tries To Write a New Harry Potter Chapter
Sunday December 03, 2017 @10:23PM Elon Musk Trolls the Media With a Clip From 'Spaceballs'
Sunday October 08, 2017 @02:41AM Parody 'Subgenius' Religion Wants to Crowdfund An Alien-Contacting Beacon
Saturday September 16, 2017 @02:34PM 2017 'Ig Nobel' Prizes Recognize Funny Research On Cats, Crocodiles, and Cheese
Saturday August 12, 2017 @06:42PM 'I'm a Teapot' Error Code Saved From Extinction By Public Outcry
Thursday July 20, 2017 @05:18PM Swedish Rail Firm Approves Trainy McTrainface As Name Following Online Poll
Monday July 10, 2017 @10:24AM Umbrella-sharing Startup Loses Nearly All of Its 300,000 Umbrellas In a Matter of Weeks
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @09:03PM Texting On the Move Makes You Walk Weird, Study Finds
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:21PM BBC Technical Glitch Leaves TV Presenter In Silence
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @10:03AM Marissa Mayer, Yahoo's Ex-CEO, Says She's Looking 'Forward To Using Gmail Again'
Friday June 09, 2017 @01:18PM Tim Cook Takes Swipe at Windows During MIT Commencement
Sunday May 28, 2017 @11:31AM Seven Science Journals Have A Dog On Their Editorial Board
Monday April 03, 2017 @09:09AM 'Grammar Vigilante' Secretly Corrects Bristol Street Signs
Sunday April 02, 2017 @10:48AM Ask Slashdot: Seen Any Good April Fool's Pranks Today?
Saturday April 01, 2017 @07:35PM EFF Issues April Fool's Day Newsletter
Friday March 31, 2017 @08:57PM Steve Wozniak's Biographer Pranked By Woz's Mom?
Friday March 17, 2017 @07:14AM Lack of Oxford Comma Could Cost Maine Company Millions in Overtime Dispute
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @02:00PM HP Is Advertising Its Real, Modern Printers on This Fake, Awkward '80s Computer Show
Saturday February 18, 2017 @10:20PM Web Comic 'Pokey The Penguin' Celebrates Its 19th Anniversary
Thursday February 09, 2017 @02:20PM Overeager Investors Seeking Snap Buy Snap Interactive Instead
Friday February 03, 2017 @10:06AM False News, Absurd Reality Present Challenges For Satirists
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @11:04AM Japan To End Tourists' Toilet Trouble With Standardised Buttons
Friday December 30, 2016 @03:39PM Sonos Alarms Are Waking Users a Day Early
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @04:33PM China Tells Trump Climate Change Isn't a Hoax it Invented
Saturday November 12, 2016 @07:32PM German Police Mock 'Not Very Clever' ATM Robbers
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @04:03PM The FBI Spent Two Years Investigating An Online Cult That Didn't Exist
Thursday October 13, 2016 @11:39AM English Man Spends 11 Hours Trying To Make Cup of Tea With Wi-Fi Kettle
Monday October 10, 2016 @04:33PM Google Hires Joke Writers From Pixar and The Onion To Make Assistant More Personable
Sunday September 25, 2016 @01:01AM The Ig Nobel Awards Celebrate Their 26th First Annual Awards Ceremony
Thursday September 15, 2016 @09:53PM 28 Years A Smeghead: Red Dwarf Is Coming Back
Monday September 05, 2016 @02:49PM Sony's Signature Walkman and Headphones Are $5,500 of Ridiculous
Sunday September 04, 2016 @02:16PM John McAfee Tried to Trick Reporters Into Thinking He Hacked WhatsApp
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @04:46PM Suicide Squad Fans Petition To Shut Down Rotten Tomatoes Over Negative Reviews
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @04:10PM TOS Agreements Require Giving Up First Born -- and Users Gladly Consent
Sunday July 10, 2016 @12:02PM Assembly Code That Took America to the Moon Now Published On GitHub
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:15PM UK Police Accessed Civilian Data For Fun and Profit, Says Report
Saturday July 02, 2016 @01:11PM Red Hat Exec Marries A Couple At Red Hat Summit
Friday June 17, 2016 @04:39PM It's Happening: A Robot Escaped a Lab In Russia and Made a Dash For Freedom
Thursday June 09, 2016 @05:57PM Movie Written By Algorithm Turns Out To Be Hilarious and Intense
Saturday May 28, 2016 @11:23AM The NSA's Delightfully D&D-inspired Guide To the Internet
Saturday May 21, 2016 @02:44PM Fake Facebook Event Draws Police, Spawns New Meme
Monday May 16, 2016 @02:43PM Jail Sentence For Popular YouTube Pranksters
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @04:11PM Guy Who Didn't Invent Email Sues Gawker For Pointing Out He Didn't Invent Email
Friday May 06, 2016 @04:51PM 'Boaty McBoatface' Polar Ship Named After Attenborough Despite Less Votes
Thursday May 05, 2016 @03:06PM Cops Deploy StingRay Anti-Terror Tech Against $50 Chicken-Wing Thief
Thursday April 28, 2016 @11:09AM Microsoft's Windows 10 Upgrade Screen Interrupts Meteorologist's Live Forecast
Friday April 22, 2016 @11:05AM Drone Believed To Have Hit British Airways Flight 'May Have Been a Plastic Bag'
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @09:46AM BT Funnels All Customers' Sent Emails Into One Guy's Inbox
Friday April 15, 2016 @12:29PM AMC Drops 'Texting Friendly' Theaters Idea
Thursday April 14, 2016 @02:17PM Phone-Friendly Movie Theaters For Millennials Could Be Reality Soon
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @02:49PM Sprint Quickly Pulls Video Ad Calling T-Mobile 'Ghetto'
Saturday April 09, 2016 @12:15PM The FBI Director Puts Tape Over His Webcam
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @02:43PM A Lot of People Carelessly Plug In Random USB Drives Into Their Computers
Monday April 04, 2016 @11:41AM Australian Man Uses 1TB of Mobile Data in a Single Day
Friday April 01, 2016 @09:43AM No Joke. April Fools' Day Has Been Banned In China
Friday April 01, 2016 @04:10AM Gmail's Mic Drop April Fool Backfires Horribly Costing People Their Jobs
Monday March 21, 2016 @07:33PM MuckRock Launches March Madness -- For FOIA
Saturday March 12, 2016 @01:10AM Leaked Islamic State Documents Identify Thousands of Jihadis
Thursday February 18, 2016 @08:58PM John McAfee Offers To Decrypt San Bernardino iPhone For the FBI and Save America
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @11:17AM End of an Era As Pioneering BBC3 Becomes an Online-Only Station
Monday February 15, 2016 @01:31PM 'The Room Had Started To Smell. Really Quite Bad': Stephen Fry Exits Twitter
Thursday February 11, 2016 @02:16PM Why Sarcasm Is Such a Problem In Artificial Intelligence
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @05:42PM AWS Terms of Service Offer a Break If Zombie Apocalypse Occurs
Friday February 05, 2016 @12:21PM A Bot That Drives Robocallers Insane
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @10:19AM John Cleese Warns Campus Political Correctness Leading Towards 1984
Saturday January 30, 2016 @05:56PM A Legal Name Change Puts 'None of the Above' On Canadian Ballot
Thursday December 24, 2015 @06:31PM Pirate Bay Cofounder Utterly Bankrupts the Music Industry
Monday December 21, 2015 @02:42PM Programmers Share 188 Computer-Generated Novels On GitHub
Thursday September 24, 2015 @02:25PM 1000-key Emoji Keyboard Is As Crazy As It Sounds
Thursday September 10, 2015 @10:42AM An Algorithm To Stop Joke Plagiarists
Saturday May 30, 2015 @12:35PM Let's Take This Open Floor Plan To the Next Level
Saturday April 11, 2015 @07:23PM LG Split Screen Software Compromises System Security
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @12:41PM New Site Mocks Bad Artwork On Ebook Covers
Thursday February 05, 2015 @07:54PM Washington May Count CS As Foreign Language For College Admission
Tuesday February 03, 2015 @10:21AM Science's Biggest Failure: Everything About Diet and Fitness
Sunday January 25, 2015 @10:37AM Americans Support Mandatory Labeling of Food That Contains DNA
Monday December 29, 2014 @01:55PM Neil DeGrasse Tyson Explains His Christmas Tweet
Monday December 15, 2014 @12:56PM Eric Schmidt: To Avoid NSA Spying, Keep Your Data In Google's Services
Monday December 15, 2014 @12:56PM Sony Pictures Leak Reveals Quashed Plan To Upload Phony Torrents
Thursday December 11, 2014 @10:05AM A Paper By Maggie Simpson and Edna Krabappel Was Accepted By Two Journals
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @08:11AM "Dance Your Ph.D." Finalists Announced
Sunday October 19, 2014 @11:47AM Ask Slashdot: Good Hosting Service For a Parody Site?
Thursday September 18, 2014 @02:38PM The 2014 Ig Nobel Prizes Will Be Awarded Tonight
Thursday September 18, 2014 @08:22AM IOCCC 2014 Now In Progress
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @11:39AM The FBI's Jargon List: Internet Acronyms Galore
Friday May 30, 2014 @06:48PM Linus Torvalds Reads Your Mean Tweets
Monday May 19, 2014 @03:26PM Linux Sucks (Video)
Thursday April 24, 2014 @08:15AM Band Releases Album As Linux Kernel Module
Wednesday January 29, 2014 @12:55PM Journal of Cosmology Contributor Sues NASA To Investigate Mars "Donut"
Sunday January 19, 2014 @07:05PM Blowing Up a Pointless Job Interview
Tuesday January 14, 2014 @09:41AM Programmer Debunks Source Code Shown In Movies and TV Shows
Saturday December 14, 2013 @12:18PM GitHub Takes Down Satirical 'C Plus Equality' Language
Monday December 02, 2013 @08:31PM The Ultimate Anti-Action Online Game: Waiting In Line 3D
Tuesday November 19, 2013 @12:52PM And Now For Something Completely Different: Monty Python Reunion Planned
Friday November 08, 2013 @08:30PM "Dance Your PhD" Finalists Announced
Sunday October 20, 2013 @10:15PM NSA App Ideas To Popularize Spying and Big Data
Monday September 30, 2013 @09:02PM Swiss War Game Envisages Invasion By Bankrupt French
Tuesday September 24, 2013 @12:19PM Horse_ebooks Is Human After All
Monday September 23, 2013 @11:49PM Romanian Science Journal Punked By Serbian Academics
Thursday September 19, 2013 @09:20AM Visionary Nintendo President Yamauchi Dies
Wednesday September 11, 2013 @09:23AM Are the NIST Standard Elliptic Curves Back-doored?
Tuesday September 10, 2013 @10:34AM British TV Show 'Blackout' Triggers Online LOLs
Tuesday September 10, 2013 @08:38AM John McAfee Triggers the Ultimate False Positive
Sunday September 08, 2013 @12:28PM Time For X-No-Wiretap HTTP Header?
Wednesday September 04, 2013 @04:27PM Samsung Unveils Galaxy Gear Smartwatch
Tuesday September 03, 2013 @12:12PM Prankster Calls NSA To Restore Deleted E-mail
Thursday August 08, 2013 @03:29PM AI Is Funny - a Generative Joke Model
Sunday July 28, 2013 @06:27PM Signs Point To XKCD's Time Ending
Wednesday July 24, 2013 @02:26PM Fake "Speed Enforced By Drones" Signs On California Freeways
Monday July 22, 2013 @07:12PM 'Pink Mass' Has Made Westboro Baptist Church Founder's Mom Gay
Thursday July 18, 2013 @05:06PM PayPal Credits Man With $92 Quadrillion
Thursday July 04, 2013 @08:43AM Zynga Puts Random Stranger In Customer Support Role
Saturday June 29, 2013 @10:31AM Australian Air Force's Recruiting Puzzle Shown To Be Unsolvable
Thursday June 27, 2013 @03:31PM Kick-started Remake of Leisure Suit Larry Now On Sale
Friday June 07, 2013 @04:02PM Google Loves The Internship; Critics Not So Much
Thursday May 16, 2013 @12:09PM Irish Judge Orders 'The Internet' To Delete Video
Thursday May 09, 2013 @08:35AM Israeli Singer Publishes a Song In Hebrew — and Perl
Monday April 29, 2013 @11:25AM Online Hitchhiker's Guide Thriving
Sunday April 07, 2013 @07:21PM LucasArts Employees Hold Wake & Eulogy; Vader Still Roams
Friday March 29, 2013 @05:41PM Boston Cops Go Undercover Online To Crack Down on Concerts
Sunday March 24, 2013 @12:26AM IRS Spent $60,000 Producing Star Trek Parody
Thursday March 21, 2013 @02:23PM Gandalf/Magneto To Officiate At Picard/Professor X Wedding
Tuesday March 12, 2013 @08:35AM Indie Horror Film Shows What You Can Do (And Get) For Free
Tuesday March 12, 2013 @08:29AM Seattle Bar Owner Bans Google Glass, In Advance
Sunday March 10, 2013 @11:33PM NZ card payment terminals display HERP-DERP EFTPOS
Tuesday March 05, 2013 @09:34AM Shooting Yourself In the Foot, 21st Century Style
Monday March 04, 2013 @10:47PM Shooting Yourself In The Foot: 21st Century Style
Saturday February 16, 2013 @06:49PM UK Apple Shop Forced To Change Its Name
Sunday January 27, 2013 @06:51PM Press, Bloggers Fall For iPhone Cup Holder 'Joke'
Sunday January 20, 2013 @07:59PM Original Batmobile sells for US$4.2m
Tuesday January 08, 2013 @03:12PM Microsoft R&D Burgled: Only Apple Products Stolen
Monday January 07, 2013 @10:39AM Developer Divide: 19 Generations Of Computer Programmers
Saturday December 15, 2012 @01:56PM University of Chicago Receives Mystery Indiana Jones Package
Sunday December 02, 2012 @12:12AM Boring Conference Still Vows: We Will Not Rock You
Saturday December 01, 2012 @06:30PM North Korea Claims Archaeologists Have Found 'Unicorn Lair' In Pyongyang
Monday November 26, 2012 @02:19PM Tales From the Slashdot Help Desk: Reverse-Engineering Rob Malda (Video)
Thursday November 01, 2012 @08:26AM Physicist Explains Cthulhu's "Non-Euclidean Geometry"
Wednesday October 31, 2012 @09:02AM Army of IT Darkness: The 7 Scariest Monsters In Tech
Friday October 19, 2012 @07:59PM 21st IOCCC Source Code Released
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @12:09PM The space jump -- in Lego!
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @10:56AM "Dance Your Ph.D." Winner Announced
Saturday September 29, 2012 @02:33AM Iran's News Agency Picks Up Onion Story
Wednesday September 26, 2012 @01:26AM Linux Forcibly Installed On Congressman's Computer In Act of Terrorism
Thursday September 20, 2012 @03:29AM Man Pays For Cross-Country Trip Using Bacon As Currency
Friday September 14, 2012 @09:15PM Google Glass: Future of Movies Or Monkey Cam 2.0?
Tuesday September 04, 2012 @12:01PM Tropical Storm KIRK
Saturday September 01, 2012 @06:07PM Final Chapter of Pink Five To Be Released On January 2013
Wednesday August 22, 2012 @01:28PM A Lego Demo Video With No Socially Redeeming Value
Tuesday August 07, 2012 @12:10PM What If There Was a Microsoft Appreciation Day?
Wednesday July 25, 2012 @12:14PM Latest Netflix Earnings Report Mixed
Wednesday July 25, 2012 @10:10AM New Reality Series: Be the Next Microsoft Employee
Tuesday July 24, 2012 @01:16PM F-Secure Report: Another SCADA Attack in Iran — This Time With AC/DC
Monday July 23, 2012 @02:44AM The 21st IOCCC Has Been Announced
Thursday July 19, 2012 @11:11PM Microsoft Apologizes For Inserting Naughty Phrase Into Linux Kernel
Monday July 09, 2012 @02:39AM Fake On-Line Job Ad Riles Aussie CEO
Monday July 09, 2012 @01:43AM Samsung Blames Galaxy SIII Burn On "External Energy Source"
Wednesday June 13, 2012 @09:22AM Pro-ACTA Site Says 'Get the Facts'
Sunday June 10, 2012 @04:30AM 'Depraved' sex acts by penguins shocked polar explorer
Tuesday May 29, 2012 @07:55AM Researcher Runs IP Network Over Xylophones
Friday May 25, 2012 @11:33PM An Introduction to Objectivist-C
Sunday May 13, 2012 @02:27AM Researcher runs IP network over xylophones
Friday May 11, 2012 @01:04AM U. Chicago's Epic Scavenger Hunt Is Back For 2012
Monday May 07, 2012 @02:04PM True Tech Confessions
Saturday May 05, 2012 @08:45PM How Romanian Fortune Tellers Used Google To Fleece Victims
Tuesday May 01, 2012 @11:04AM Amusing Unix admin tools
Wednesday April 25, 2012 @11:19AM Travelling Salesman, Thriller Set In a World Where P=NP
Monday April 23, 2012 @06:45PM Company Accidentally Fires Entire Staff Via Email
Wednesday April 18, 2012 @12:37PM Man Protests TSA With Nudity
Monday April 09, 2012 @10:04AM Stupid Tech Support Tricks: IT Calls Of Shame
Thursday March 22, 2012 @05:40PM Dutch Artist Admits Faking Viral 'Human Bird Wing' Video
Wednesday March 14, 2012 @10:01AM Huge Triangle-shaped Spot Over the Sun
Wednesday March 14, 2012 @08:44AM Huge triangle-shaped spot over the sun
Thursday March 01, 2012 @09:17AM Iran's Cardboard Khomeini: Now Available As Malware
Tuesday February 21, 2012 @11:53AM Eternal Copyright: a Modest Proposal
Monday February 20, 2012 @12:24AM Heartland Institute Threatens To Sue Anyone Who Comments On Leaked Documents
Saturday January 28, 2012 @09:40AM Monty Python Crew To Reunite For Movie
Thursday January 26, 2012 @09:28AM The Web's Worst Privacy Policy
Monday December 26, 2011 @01:44PM Customers Gleefully Mock Best Buy's $1,095.99 HDMI
Saturday December 24, 2011 @08:13AM Face-Scanning Vending Machine Denies Children Access To Pudding
Sunday December 04, 2011 @05:38PM World's Fastest Cells Raced On Petri Dish
Thursday December 01, 2011 @03:32AM Fate Saves Workprint of Manos: The Hands of Fate
Thursday November 24, 2011 @12:37PM Lego Bible Too Racy For Sam's Club
Monday November 21, 2011 @01:58AM JavaScript JVM Runs Java
Saturday November 19, 2011 @10:05PM In the EU, Water Doesn't (Officially) Prevent Dehydration
Thursday November 10, 2011 @01:52PM How The Family Circus Confronted the Web
Tuesday November 08, 2011 @12:29PM Ask The Yes Men
Tuesday November 01, 2011 @02:46AM Who Did Halloween Better - Bing or Google?