Slashdot Items Tagged "jobs"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @05:59PM Blue Origin To Build Its BE-4 Rocket Engine In Alabama, Creating Hundreds of Jobs
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @11:57AM Short of IT Workers At Home, Israeli Startups Recruit Elsewhere
Monday June 26, 2017 @10:00PM Amazon Robots Poised To Revamp How Whole Foods Runs Warehouses
Monday June 26, 2017 @11:49AM The High-Tech Jobs That Created India's Gilded Generation Are Disappearing
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:05PM Google Launches Its AI-Powered Jobs Search Engine
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:16PM Former CenturyLink Employee Accuses Company of Running a Wells Fargo-Like Scheme
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @05:02PM Konami Reportedly Blacklisting Ex-Employees Across Japanese Video Game Industry
Friday June 09, 2017 @03:54PM Ask Slashdot: What Types of Jobs Are Opening Up In the New Field of AI?
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @07:13PM Verizon Expected To Cut Up To 1,000 Yahoo, AOL Jobs After Acquisition
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:58PM 'Our Streets Are Made For People': San Francisco Mulls Ban On Delivery Robots
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @07:29PM Renewable Energy Powers Jobs For Almost 10 Million People
Monday May 22, 2017 @11:03PM LeEco Said To Lay Off Over 80 Percent of US Workforce
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:37PM Self-Driving Cars Could Cost America's Professional Drivers Up To 25,000 Jobs a Month
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:23PM Robots Could Wipe Out Another 6 Million Retail Jobs
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:03PM Uber Threatens To Fire Engineer Accused of Stealing Trade Secrets From Waymo
Thursday May 18, 2017 @04:11PM Google To Launch a Jobs Search Engine In the US
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @03:20PM Google Will Soon Add Job Listings To Search Results
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @03:04PM Big Banks Will Fall First To AI, China's Most Famous VC Predicts
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @01:38PM US Law Allows Low H-1B Wages; Just Look At Apple
Monday May 15, 2017 @04:43PM Microsoft Job Posting Hints At VR MMO
Monday May 15, 2017 @03:41PM A Lowe's Hardware Store Is Trialling Exoskeletons To Give Workers a Helping Hand
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @04:35PM IT Worker Who Trained H-1B-Visa-Holding Replacement Aims For Congress
Friday May 05, 2017 @07:39PM The Parts of America Most Susceptible To Automation
Friday May 05, 2017 @08:57AM April Jobs Report: 211,000 Jobs Added, Unemployment At 4.4 Percent
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @09:03PM Apple Pledges $1 Billion Toward Creating Manufacturing Jobs In US
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @03:58PM San Francisco Politician Jane Kim Is Exploring a Tax On Robots
Friday April 28, 2017 @05:41PM Washington State Orchard Owners Look To Robots As Labor Shortage Worsens
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @02:50PM Most Millennials Have an Unrealistic View of Their Retirement Prospects, Analysts Say
Monday April 24, 2017 @10:22AM Billionaire Jack Ma Says CEOs Could Be Robots in 30 Years, Warns of Decades of 'Pain' From AI
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @11:57PM No, Millennials Aren't a Bunch of Job-Hopping Flakes
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @12:41AM Trump To Overhaul H-1B Visa Program To Encourage Hiring Americans
Monday April 17, 2017 @06:19PM Chinese Warehouse Cut Labor Costs In Half With a Fleet of Tiny Robots
Friday April 14, 2017 @10:29AM Google Is Working On a Tool For Managing Job Applicants
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:32PM More Americans Now Work Full-Time From Home Than Walk and Bike To Office Jobs
Monday April 10, 2017 @07:31PM McDonald's Is Now Accepting Snapchats As Job Applications
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:28PM Walt Mossberg Is Retiring
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:14PM RightHand Robotics Automates a New Type of Warehouse Work: Recognizing, Picking Up Items From Boxes
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:44AM Employers Added Just 98,000 Jobs in March Below Expectations of 180,000
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @11:55PM Why More Tech Companies Are Hiring People Without Degrees
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @06:32PM GM Hooking 30,000 Robots To Internet To Keep Factories Humming
Monday April 03, 2017 @09:42PM Companies Start Implanting Microchips Into Workers' Bodies
Monday April 03, 2017 @05:16PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Deal With a Terrible Tech Manager?
Monday April 03, 2017 @04:15PM Google X Worked An Older Employee Until He Was Hospitalized, Then Laid Him Off
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:09AM Rogue System Administrator Faces 10 Years In Prison For Shutting Down Servers, Deleting Core Files On the Day He Was Fired
Monday March 27, 2017 @09:42PM GameStop To Close At Least 150 Stores Due To Poor Q4 Sales
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @12:01AM Work-Life Balance: Cryptographer Fired By BAE Systems For Taking Care of Dying Wife
Monday March 13, 2017 @04:46PM Online Job Sites May Block Older Workers
Monday March 13, 2017 @04:32PM Lloyds To 'Offshore' 2,000 Jobs In IBM Data Center Outsourcing Deal
Thursday March 09, 2017 @04:35PM Seattle Tech Engineers Are More Loyal Than Those in San Francisco, Data Shows
Monday March 06, 2017 @10:52AM Uber's Silicon Valley Employees May Be Looking to Jump Ship
Thursday March 02, 2017 @11:34AM Fed Up Indian IT Professionals Want To Be Able To Leave Their Jobs Sooner
Thursday March 02, 2017 @11:00AM 'Robots Won't Just Take Our Jobs -- They'll Make the Rich Even Richer'
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @03:08PM New Zealand Will Give You a Free Trip If You Agree To a Job Interview
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @06:04PM Why Your Boss Will Crush Your Innovative Ideas
Friday February 24, 2017 @02:26PM Boeing and Airbus Can't Make Enough Airplanes To Keep Up With Demand
Thursday February 23, 2017 @02:40AM Microsoft Research Developing An AI To Put Coders Out of a Job
Friday February 17, 2017 @05:08PM Bill Gates: The Robot That Takes Your Job Should Pay Taxes
Friday February 17, 2017 @04:38PM EU Moves To Bring In AI Laws, But Rejects Robot Tax Proposal
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:24PM Utilities Vote To Close Largest Coal Plant In Western US
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @11:17AM H-1Bs Reduced Computer Programmer Employment By Up To 11%, Study Finds
Monday February 13, 2017 @01:50PM Bay Area Tech Job Growth Has Rapidly Decelerated
Thursday February 09, 2017 @10:34PM Tesla Employee Calls For Unionization, Musk Says That's 'Morally Outrageous'
Thursday February 09, 2017 @08:08PM eBay Founder Pledges $500,000 To Test Universal Basic Income Program In Kenya
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @03:24PM Intel To Invest $7 Billion in Factory in Arizona, Employ 3,000 People
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @04:56PM There Are Now Twice As Many Solar Jobs As Coal Jobs In the US
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @07:05AM IBM Promised Domestic Jobs, But is Firing Thousands of US Workers and Moving Some Jobs Overseas
Monday January 23, 2017 @04:05PM Foxconn Considers $7 Billion Screen Factory In US, Which Could Create Up To 50,000 Jobs
Monday January 23, 2017 @11:05AM Oracle Lays Off More Than 1,000 Employees
Saturday January 21, 2017 @02:13AM Microsoft To Lay Off 700 Employees Next Week, Report Says
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @04:14PM Tesla Is Investing $350 Million In Its Gigafactory, Hiring Hundreds of Workers
Friday January 13, 2017 @06:50PM Millennials Earn 20 Percent Less Than Boomers Did At Same Stage of Life
Thursday January 12, 2017 @03:31PM Amazon To Add 100,000 Full-Time US Jobs in Next 18 Months
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:44PM Microsoft Anti-Porn Workers Sue Over PTSD
Friday January 06, 2017 @06:17PM Theranos Is Laying Off 155 People, About 41 Percent Of Its Workforce
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @09:43PM Department of Labor Sues Google Over Compensation Data
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @07:20PM Medium Cuts Staff By One-Third, Shuts Down New York and DC Offices
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @04:14PM Ford: We're Canceling $1.6 Billion Mexico Facility, Investing In Electric and US Plant
Friday December 30, 2016 @02:14PM Foxconn Boosting Automated Production in China
Thursday December 29, 2016 @11:13AM 8,000 New US Jobs? Trump Takes Credit For Sprint, Startup Decisions
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @11:02AM At Apple, Mac Is Getting Far Less Attention - How It Handled the New MacBook Pro Is a Living Proof
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @10:14PM IBM Promises To Hire 25,000 Americans As Tech Executives Set To Meet Trump
Monday December 12, 2016 @05:29PM Disney IT Workers, In Lawsuit, Claim Discrimination Against Americans
Thursday December 08, 2016 @05:53PM Yik Yak Lays Off 60 Percent of Employees As Growth Collapses
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @10:19AM China Chases Silicon Valley Talent Who Are Worried About Trump Presidency
Monday December 05, 2016 @02:33PM Interns At Tech Companies Are Better Paid Than Most American Workers
Monday December 05, 2016 @12:19PM Many CEOs Believe Technology Will Make People Largely Irrelevant
Friday December 02, 2016 @06:32PM Stephen Hawking: Automation and AI Is Going To Decimate Middle Class Jobs
Friday December 02, 2016 @09:59AM US Economy Added 178,000 Jobs in November; Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.6 Percent
Monday November 28, 2016 @11:36AM Fearing Tighter US Visa Regime, Indian IT Firms Rush To Hire
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:17PM AOL To Cut 500 Workers To Narrow Focus On Mobile, Video
Thursday November 17, 2016 @12:35PM Apple Explores Making iPhones in the US, Finds 'the Cost Will More Than Double': Nikkei
Monday November 07, 2016 @07:19PM Facebook Threatens LinkedIn With Job Opening Features
Monday November 07, 2016 @06:35PM Facebook Users Sue Over Alleged Racial Discrimination In Housing, Job Ads
Thursday October 27, 2016 @10:12AM Twitter Is Cutting 9% of Its Global Workforce
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @03:28PM Noisy Coworkers And Other Sounds Are Top Distraction in Workplace, Study Says
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @09:21PM Google Fiber Pauses Operations, CEO Leaves, and About 9 Percent of Staff Is Being Let Go
Monday October 24, 2016 @09:34PM Twitter Plans To Cut About 300 Jobs As Soon As This Week: Bloomberg
Friday October 21, 2016 @06:34PM Facebook Employees Tried To Remove Trump Posts As Hate Speech
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @08:57PM HP Plans To Cut Up To 4,000 Jobs Over Next 3 Years Amid PC Slump
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:36PM Slashdot Asks: Do We Need To Plan For a Future Without Jobs And Should We Resort To Universal Basic Income?
Friday October 14, 2016 @12:17PM In Samsung's Town in Vietnam, Workers Confident of Riding Out Note 7 Storm
Friday September 23, 2016 @10:43PM The Verge's Deputy Editor Chris Ziegler Was Secretly Working For Apple For Two Months
Friday September 16, 2016 @05:16PM Laurene Jobs Awards $10M To Pet Charter School Network of Zuckerberg, Gates
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @04:09PM It's Not Just Wells Fargo - How Sales Targets Can Encourage Wrongdoing
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @08:14AM Robots Will Eliminate 6% of All US Jobs By 2021, Says Report
Thursday September 08, 2016 @01:42AM Uber Drivers Are Subject To Individual Arbitration, Says Court
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @07:45PM University of California Hires India-Based IT Outsourcer, Lays Off Tech Workers
Monday September 05, 2016 @01:16AM Ask Slashdot: Would You Fire Your CEO?
Friday September 02, 2016 @10:18PM Walmart Is Cutting 7,000 Jobs Due To Automation
Monday August 29, 2016 @04:54PM FAA Expects 600,000 Commercial Drones In The Air Within A Year
Saturday August 27, 2016 @03:39AM Cybercriminals Select Insiders To Attack Telecom Providers
Thursday July 28, 2016 @05:42PM Microsoft To Lay Off Another 2,850 People In the Next 12 Months
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:10PM How The Internet Helps Sex Workers Keep Customers Honest
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @07:48PM Technology Is Making Doctors Feel Like Glorified Data Entry Clerks
Sunday July 17, 2016 @06:56PM The Case Against a Universal Basic Income
Monday July 11, 2016 @06:36AM Tech Workers Think Silicon Valley and Startups Are Losing Their Luster
Sunday July 10, 2016 @12:59PM Hostess Saves Twinkies By Automating, Fires 94% Of Their Workforce
Saturday July 09, 2016 @11:34AM Tech Job Postings Are Down 40% On Popular Job Boards
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @01:14PM Uber Hires a Robot To Patrol Its Parking Lot and It's Way Cheaper Than a Security Guard
Thursday June 30, 2016 @04:35PM Women Interviewing For Tech Jobs Actually Did Worse When Their Voices Were Masked As Men's
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @12:54AM LeBron James Used A Steve Jobs Speech To Motivate The Cavs To Victory
Friday June 17, 2016 @03:06PM Robots In Amazon's Warehouses Are Already Making a Huge Difference
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @09:46PM Software Industry Has $1 Trillion Economic Impact In US
Thursday June 02, 2016 @05:04PM IT Layoffs At Insurance Firm Are A 'Never-Ending Funeral'
Thursday June 02, 2016 @01:20AM Bill Gates: AI Is The 'Holy Grail'
Saturday May 28, 2016 @12:23AM Finnish Government Criticizes Microsoft For Job Cuts, 'Broken Promises'
Thursday May 26, 2016 @07:49PM Apple Not Allowed To Open Stores In India
Thursday May 26, 2016 @10:03AM Adidas To Sell Robot-Made Shoes In Germany
Friday May 20, 2016 @03:15PM Silicon Valley Tech Workforce Is Vastly Different From US, Say Feds
Friday May 13, 2016 @10:09AM Tech Layoffs More Than Double In Bay Area
Thursday May 05, 2016 @06:46PM As Robots Eat Our Jobs, Fed Should 'Drop the Money From Helicopters,' Says Bill Gross
Monday May 02, 2016 @11:39AM With AI Getting Better at Cognitive Abilities, Humans Will Have Even Fewer Jobs
Thursday April 28, 2016 @02:37PM Manufacturing Jobs On Decline Around the World
Monday April 25, 2016 @01:22PM Slashdot Asks: Have You Experienced Ageism?
Thursday April 21, 2016 @02:53PM VC, Entrepreneur Says Basic Income Would Work Even If 90% People 'Smoked Pot' and Didn't Work
Thursday April 14, 2016 @12:50PM Jobless Claims In US Decline To Match Lowest Since 1973
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @03:25PM Cybercriminals Are Adopting Corporate Best Practices
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 @04:10AM Gmail's Mic Drop April Fool Backfires Horribly Costing People Their Jobs
Thursday March 31, 2016 @11:49AM California's $15-an-Hour Minimum Wage May Spur Automation
Saturday March 26, 2016 @08:01AM Uber Recruiting Engineers By Randomly Sending Coding Game To Play During Rides
Thursday March 24, 2016 @07:44PM Trump Gives Displaced IT Workers Attention, and He's Not Alone
Friday March 18, 2016 @08:12PM Laid-Off Abbott IT Workers Won't Have To Train Their Replacements
Friday March 18, 2016 @11:14AM Apple Employees, If Ordered To Unlock iPhone, Might Quit
Thursday March 17, 2016 @11:44AM Silicon Valley's Tech Employees Are Getting Nervous
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @12:51PM Former LulzSec Hacker Gets a Job As Security Adviser At Big UK Firm
Monday March 14, 2016 @03:10PM Hacker GhostShell Doxes Himself So He Could Get a Job In the Industry
Sunday March 13, 2016 @10:43AM Why Do We Work So Hard?
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:00AM Reports Coming In Of Mass IBM Layoffs Underway In The US
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @12:07PM 1 in 3 Developers Fear AI Will Replace Them
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @02:25AM A New Reality For IT: the 18-Month Org Chart
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @12:45AM Amazon Job Posting Hints At New VR Platform
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @04:18PM Reason Excoriates Paper On "Glaciers, Gender, and Science"
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @11:24PM Security Talent Shortage Hits Cybercrime Groups, Too
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @01:45AM Laid-Off Disney IT Workers Decry Offshoring At Trump Rally
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:44AM Mercedes-Benz Swaps Robots For People On Assembly Lines
Saturday February 27, 2016 @05:15PM IBM Added 70,000 People To Its Ranks In 2015, And Lost That Many, Too
Friday February 26, 2016 @08:55PM Former Disney IT Worker's Complaint To Congress: How Can You Allow This?
Monday February 22, 2016 @09:34AM Yelp Employee Posts Open Letter About Cost Of Living And Low Wages, Gets Fired
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @04:06AM Why Some Cities Get All the Good Jobs
Monday February 15, 2016 @03:47PM Would You Bet Against Sex Robots? AI 'Could Leave Half Of World Unemployed'
Monday February 15, 2016 @11:43AM VC Firm Y Combinator Launches an Experiment In Universal Basic Income
Monday February 15, 2016 @11:27AM City of Austin Locked In Regulations Battle With Uber, Lyft
Saturday February 13, 2016 @12:30PM Hertz Is Pulling a Disney
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @11:57AM Australia Cuts 110 Climate Scientist Jobs: "The Science is Settled."
Monday February 08, 2016 @05:57PM Sen. Blumenthal Demands Lifting of IT 'Gag' Order
Thursday February 04, 2016 @11:22AM Survey: Average Successful Hack Nets Less Than $15,000
Monday February 01, 2016 @05:06PM Former Yahoo Employee Challenges the Legality of Yahoo's Ranking System
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @11:18AM Tech Salaries Had Biggest Year-Over-Year Leap In 2015
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @09:09AM Disney IT Workers Allege Conspiracy In Layoffs, File Lawsuits
Saturday January 23, 2016 @06:34PM Senior Citizens Hit the Road For Uber
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @12:01PM India Telecom Regulator Pooh-Poohs Facebook's Orchestrated Lobbying Campaign
Wednesday January 06, 2016 @04:30PM IBM Union Calls It Quits
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @11:32AM Tech Segments Facing Turbulence In 2016
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @01:07PM US Bureau of Labor Statistics: Programmer Jobs Will Decline 8%
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @10:43AM The Hidden Costs of Going Freelance
Monday November 30, 2015 @10:58AM How Technology Is Increasing the Number of Jobs We Have
Sunday November 29, 2015 @07:36PM Contractors or Not, Seattle Uber Drivers Might Get Collective Bargaining
Sunday November 29, 2015 @03:36PM Facebook Expands Parental Leave Policy For All Employees Globally
Saturday November 28, 2015 @12:13PM Air Force Hires Civilian Drone Pilots For Combat Patrols
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @08:57AM Disney IT Workers Prepare To Sue Over Foreign Replacements
Thursday November 19, 2015 @01:59PM Survey: Tech Pros Ignoring Work-Life Balance Is a Myth
Saturday November 14, 2015 @03:05PM Ask Slashdot: Undervalued, Livable American Tech Towns?
Friday November 13, 2015 @11:47AM Bank of England's Andy Haldane Warns Smart Machines Could Take 15M UK Jobs
Friday October 23, 2015 @05:05PM In Turnabout, SunTrust Removes Contentious Severance Clause
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @08:44AM Bank's Severance Deal Requires IT Workers To Be Available For Two Years
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:38PM More Tech, STEM Workers Voluntarily Quitting Their Jobs
Friday October 02, 2015 @06:48PM How Steve Jobs Outsmarted Carly Fiorina
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @08:55AM How Amazon's Robots Move Everything Around
Friday September 25, 2015 @09:31PM Meet the Michael Jordan of Sport Coding
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @08:31AM Groupon Is Closing Operations In 7 Countries, Laying Off 1,100
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @10:40PM HP To Jettison Up To 30,000 Jobs As Part of Spinoff
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @12:41PM Software Is Hiring, But Manufacturing Is Bleeding
Sunday August 30, 2015 @08:31AM Chris Christie Proposes Tracking Immigrants the Way FedEx Tracks Packages
Thursday August 27, 2015 @05:40PM Google May Try To Recruit You For a Job Based On Your Search Queries
Thursday August 20, 2015 @09:09AM Finland Considers Minimum Income To Reform Welfare System
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:46AM Evidence That H-1B Holders Don't Replace US Workers
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:32AM Debate Over Amazon Working Conditions Goes Back Years
Friday August 14, 2015 @10:54PM Federal Judge Calls BS On Homeland Security's 2008 STEM 'Emergency'