Slashdot Items Tagged "internet"

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Thursday December 08, 2016 @06:58PM Transportation Department Proposes Allowing In-Flight Phone Calls
Thursday December 08, 2016 @05:46PM US Presidential Election Was Most 'Talked About' Topic In 2016, Says Facebook
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:53PM Yik Yak Lays Off 60 Percent of Employees As Growth Collapses
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:40PM Watchdog Group Claims Smart Toys Are Spying On Kids
Thursday December 08, 2016 @03:25PM Audi Cars Now Talk To Stop Lights In Vegas
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @01:42PM Information Overload No Problem For Most Americans: Survey
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @06:24PM New Stegano Exploit Kit Hides Malvertising Code In Banner Pixels
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @05:32PM Apple Launches Single Sign-On Service To Make Logging Into TV Apps Less Time-Consuming
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @03:29PM T-Mobile CFO: Less Regulation, Repeal of Net Neutrality By Trump Would Be 'Positive For My Industry'
Monday December 05, 2016 @09:07PM YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Microsoft Will Create 'Hash' Database To Remove Extremist Content
Monday December 05, 2016 @08:58PM Facebook Begins Asking Users To Rate Articles' Use of 'Misleading Language'
Monday December 05, 2016 @06:42PM Fake News Prompts Gunman To 'Self-Investigate' Pizza Parlor
Monday December 05, 2016 @05:41PM Windows 10 'Home Hub' Is Microsoft's Response To Amazon Echo and Google Home
Monday December 05, 2016 @04:53PM Google Preparing 'Invisible ReCAPTCHA' System For No User Interaction
Monday December 05, 2016 @03:44PM Millions In US Still Living Life In Internet Slow Lane
Monday December 05, 2016 @09:40AM Opera Developer Comes With Address Bar Speculative Prerenderer Feature
Saturday December 03, 2016 @11:35PM For The UK's 'Snoopers' Charter', Politicians Voted Themselves An Exemption
Saturday December 03, 2016 @12:05PM Chrome 55 Now Blocks Flash, Uses HTML5 By Default
Saturday December 03, 2016 @02:41AM It Will Soon Be Illegal To Punish US Customers Who Criticize Businesses Online
Friday December 02, 2016 @03:01PM Lawyer Sues 20-Year-Old Student Who Gave a Bad Yelp Review, Loses Badly
Friday December 02, 2016 @10:15AM UK Homes Lose Internet Access After Cyber-Attack
Thursday December 01, 2016 @06:21PM International Authorities Take Down Massive 'Avalanche' Botnet, Sinkhole Over 800,000 Domains
Thursday December 01, 2016 @05:32PM French Man Sentenced To Two Years In Prison For Visiting Pro-ISIS Websites
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @07:46PM ULA Unveils Website That Lets You Price Out a Rocket 'Like Building a Car'
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @06:50PM Twitters Says It Will Ban Trump If He Breaks Hate-Speech Rules
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:56PM Firefox Zero-Day Can Be Used To Unmask Tor Browser Users
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:43PM Trump Appoints Third Net Neutrality Critic To FCC Advisory Team
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:28PM Reddit To Crack Down On Abuse By Punishing Hundreds of 'Toxic Users'
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:09PM Seagate Introduces External Hard Drive That Automatically Backs Up To Amazon's Cloud
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @05:05PM Facebook Is Bringing Games Like Pac-Man, Space Invaders To Messenger and Your News Feed
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @04:27PM It Will Soon Be Illegal To Punish Customers Who Criticize Businesses Online
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @09:32AM The UK Is About to Legalize Mass Surveillance [Update]
Monday November 28, 2016 @08:10PM CNN Acquires Social-Video Startup Beme, Co-Founded By YouTube Star Casey Neistat
Monday November 28, 2016 @04:50PM AT&T Unveils DirecTV Now Streaming TV Service With Over 100 Channels
Monday November 28, 2016 @04:24PM EU's Law Enforcement Agency Closes 4,500 Websites Peddling Fake Brands
Sunday November 27, 2016 @11:30PM 48 Organizations Now Have Access To Every Brit's Browsing Hstory
Sunday November 27, 2016 @05:30PM You Can Now Rent A Mirai Botnet Of 400,000 Bots
Sunday November 27, 2016 @01:46AM Crowdsourced Volunteers Search For Solutions To Fake News
Saturday November 26, 2016 @01:33PM Delete Yourself From Many Internet Sites By Pressing This Button
Friday November 25, 2016 @10:25PM Advertising Company AppNexus Bans Breitbart News Over Hate Speech
Friday November 25, 2016 @06:10PM Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn Had 'Forbidden' Internet Connection At the Pentagon, Says Report
Friday November 25, 2016 @02:46PM Locky Ransomware Uses Decoy Image Files To Ambush Facebook, LinkedIn Accounts
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @06:38PM Nearly 40% of Americans Would Give Up Sex For Better Online Security, Survey Finds
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @04:50PM Telegram Launches Telegraph, An Anonymous Blogging Platform
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @02:42PM Google's AI Translation Tool Creates Its Own Secret Language
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @09:54AM Opera Browser Asked to Blacklist Pirate Sites in 'Turbo Mode'
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @09:34AM UK Plans To Censor Online Videos Of 'Non-Conventional' Sex Acts
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @08:33AM Tech Firms Seek To Frustrate Internet History Log Law
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @11:40PM WordPress Auto-Update Server Had Flaw Allowing Persistent Backdoors In Websites
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @08:44PM Google Will Tell You How Crowded Places Are In Real Time
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @06:39PM Facebook Said To Create Censorship Tool To Get Back Into China
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:32PM Google Search Results Have Liberal Bias, Study Finds
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @04:32PM Hacker Explains How He Hacked Into Tel Aviv's Public Wi-Fi Network In Three Days
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @09:33AM Trump: I'll Ditch TPP Trade Deal on Day One of My Presidency
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @08:42AM Facebook's Solar-Powered Drone Under Investigation After 'Accident'
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @08:05AM Almost Half the World Will be Online by End of 2016
Monday November 21, 2016 @11:47PM 'ClickClickClick' Site Reveals How Much Browsers Know About Your Online Behavior
Monday November 21, 2016 @05:55PM Trump Names Two Opponents of Net Neutrality To Oversee FCC Transition Team
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:46PM 4K Netflix Arrives On Windows 10, But Only Via Microsoft's Edge Browser
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:24PM Instagram Launches Disappearing Live Video and Messages
Monday November 21, 2016 @10:18AM Microsoft Partners With D-Link To Deliver Speedier Wi-Fi in Rural Regions
Sunday November 20, 2016 @06:23PM Ask Slashdot: Could A 'Smart Firewall' Protect IoT Devices?
Saturday November 19, 2016 @12:43AM Should Domain-Name Registrations Require A Verifiable Real Name?
Friday November 18, 2016 @05:58PM Major Cyberlocker EX.UA To Shut Down Amid Police Crackdown
Friday November 18, 2016 @05:07PM Amazon Now Sells Cars
Friday November 18, 2016 @04:46PM IRS Demands Identities of All US Coinbase Traders Over Three Year Period
Friday November 18, 2016 @04:32PM When a City Has Gigabit Internet, Prices For Slower Speed Tiers Drop: Study
Friday November 18, 2016 @03:27PM Internet of Things Set To Change the Face of Dementia Care
Friday November 18, 2016 @02:52PM Windows 10 Informs Chrome and Firefox Users That Edge is 'Safer'
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:35PM Music Torrent Site What.CD Has Been Shut Down
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:06PM New Chrome Extension Automatically Negotiates With Comcast For Rate Discounts
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:48PM Mozilla Launches Firefox Focus, a Stripped-Down Private Browser For iOS
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:17PM AOL To Cut 500 Workers To Narrow Focus On Mobile, Video
Thursday November 17, 2016 @11:11AM LinkedIn Blocked By Russian Government
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @08:01PM SpaceX Files FCC Application For Internet Access Network With 4,425 Satellites
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @06:49PM A $5 Tool Called PoisonTap Can Hack Your Locked Computer In One Minute
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @04:34PM Police Raid Pirate Site, Seize 60 Servers Following MPAA Complaint
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @10:14AM Smaller ISPs Have Happier Customers, UK Based Study Says
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @05:12PM Comcast Takes $70 Gigabit Offer Away From Cities Near Chicago
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @03:40PM Mozilla Releases Firefox 50
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @09:02AM The Internet Association, Whose Members Include Amazon, Facebook and Google, Writes Open Letter To Donald Trump
Monday November 14, 2016 @11:18PM US Internet Firms Ask Trump To Support Encryption, Ease Regulations
Monday November 14, 2016 @07:06PM Google To Prohibit Fake News Websites From Using Its Ad-Selling Software
Monday November 14, 2016 @04:46PM Charter Customer Sues Over Hidden Fees, Claims 'Massive Billing Fraud'
Monday November 14, 2016 @03:56PM Google Surfaces Fake News About Election Results
Monday November 14, 2016 @02:53PM Internet Freedom Wanes As Governments Target Messaging, Social Apps
Saturday November 12, 2016 @10:38PM Microsoft Survey Shows Negative Online Interactions Affect People In Real Life
Saturday November 12, 2016 @02:45PM Ethernet Consortia Wants To Unlock a More Time-Sensitive Network
Saturday November 12, 2016 @02:40PM Ethernet Consortia Wants To Unlock a More Time-Sensitive Network
Saturday November 12, 2016 @02:18PM OWASP ModSecurity Core Rule Set Version 3.0 Released
Friday November 11, 2016 @11:15PM Re-Discovering The 'Lost Civilization' of Dial-Up BBS's
Friday November 11, 2016 @10:21PM HTC Vive Goes Wireless
Friday November 11, 2016 @08:35PM 'Lurking Malice' Study Finds Malware Hiding In The Cloud
Friday November 11, 2016 @06:36PM Facebook Bug Tells Users They Are Dead
Friday November 11, 2016 @04:38PM FBI Operated 23 Tor-Hidden Child Porn Sites, Deployed Malware From Them
Friday November 11, 2016 @04:25PM IMDb Sues California To Overturn Law Forcing Them To Remove Actors' Ages
Friday November 11, 2016 @02:11PM UK Bookstores Found Selling Banned US Bomb-Making Handbooks
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:53PM Browser Use On Mobile Devices Exceeds PC Browsing Worldwide: StatCounter
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:18PM How President Trump Could Destroy Net Neutrality
Thursday November 10, 2016 @03:52PM Instagram Brings Mentions, Links, and Boomerang To Stories
Thursday November 10, 2016 @03:39PM Google Says There Are Now 2 Billion Active Chrome Installs
Thursday November 10, 2016 @11:09AM Facebook Achieves 20Gbps Data Rate Over MMW Radio Spectrum
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:04PM Donald Trump Won Because of Facebook
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @04:42PM Google Safe Browsing Adds 'Repeat Offender' Category
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @09:05PM Apple Now Sells Refurbished iPhones
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @05:03PM 4chan May Have Brought Down Pro-Clinton Phone Lines Before Election Day
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
Monday November 07, 2016 @04:33PM Gmail's iPhone App Now Has 'Undo Send' and Faster Search
Monday November 07, 2016 @04:04PM Unsealed Court Docs Show FBI Used Malware Like 'A Grenade'
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:49PM Google Will Display Election Results As Soon As Polls Close
Sunday November 06, 2016 @02:31PM Chrome Now Accounts For 55% of All Web Browsing
Saturday November 05, 2016 @10:05PM User Forks FileZilla FTP Client After Getting Hacked
Saturday November 05, 2016 @02:15PM Ask Slashdot: What's the Best Way to Browse the Web Anonymously?
Friday November 04, 2016 @06:50PM Aaron Swartz Remembered With Annual Hackathon In San Francisco
Friday November 04, 2016 @06:08PM Teenagers In Macedonia Launch Fake Pro-Trump Sites To Earn Money
Friday November 04, 2016 @05:45PM Turkey Doubles Down On Censorship With Block On VPNs, Tor
Friday November 04, 2016 @05:12PM Why a Theoretical Physicist Wants All State Bills To Be Online Before Final Vote
Friday November 04, 2016 @04:31PM Munich Court To Try Facebook's Zuckerberg For Inciting Hatred
Friday November 04, 2016 @02:54PM The FBI Spent Two Years Investigating An Online Cult That Didn't Exist
Friday November 04, 2016 @10:32AM More Than 50 Percent of All Pages In Chrome Are Loaded Over HTTPS Now
Thursday November 03, 2016 @05:18PM Judge Refuses To Block New York 'Ballot Selfie' Law
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:14PM Mirai Botnet Attackers Are Trying To Knock Liberia Offline
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @04:29PM Facebook Deletes Music Piracy Groups Following Complaints
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @03:21PM Chipmaker Broadcom To Buy Network Gear Maker Brocade For $5.5 Billion
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @02:25PM Another Internet Outage Takes Down Services in US and UK
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @11:04AM Tim Berners-Lee Warns of Danger of Chaos in Unprotected Public Data
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @07:00PM National Geographic Releases Alarming Climate Change Movie 'Before the Flood' On YouTube
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @05:05PM New, More-Powerful IoT Botnet Infects 3,500 Devices In 5 Days
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @04:05PM Instagram's New Shoppable Photos Are a Glimpse At Its E-Commerce Future
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @03:55PM Trump Organization Owns More Than 3,600 Domain Names, Many of Which Bash Trump
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @03:17PM Google Joins Mozilla and Apple In Distrusting WoSign and StartCom Certificates
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @03:07PM Montreal Police Monitored iPhone of La Presse Journalist Patrick Lagace
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @01:40PM Mobile Browsing Just Overtook the Desktop For the First Time
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @10:49AM Despite Its Nefarious Reputation, New Report Finds Majority of Activity On Dark Web is Totally Legal and Mundane
Monday October 31, 2016 @05:38PM Cable TV Price Increases Have Beaten Inflation Every Single Year For 20 Years
Monday October 31, 2016 @03:37PM AT&T Falsely Claimed Pro-Google Fiber Rule Is Invalid, FCC Says
Sunday October 30, 2016 @05:28PM Wordpress Founder Accuses Wix Of Stealing Code
Saturday October 29, 2016 @08:40AM AT&T Service Outages Hit The Midwest Friday
Friday October 28, 2016 @09:43PM Archive.org Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:14PM Amazon Launches Prime In China
Friday October 28, 2016 @03:52PM City ISP Makes Broadband Free Because State Law Prohibits Selling Access
Friday October 28, 2016 @03:32PM Facebook Lets Advertisers Exclude Users By Race
Friday October 28, 2016 @12:58AM Pornhub Offers To Buy Vine Because 'Six Seconds Is More Than Enough'
Thursday October 27, 2016 @04:35PM Lawsuit Seeks To Block New York Ban On 'Ballot Selfies'
Thursday October 27, 2016 @03:57PM A Radiologist Has the Fastest Home Internet In the US
Thursday October 27, 2016 @03:13PM FCC Imposes ISP Privacy Rules and Takes Aim At Mandatory Arbitration
Thursday October 27, 2016 @10:27AM Wikipedia Community and Internet Archive Partner To Fix One Million Broken Links on Wikipedia
Thursday October 27, 2016 @12:41AM Hotel CEO Openly Celebrates Higher Prices After Anti-Airbnb Law Passes
Thursday October 27, 2016 @12:29AM WhatsApp Is Rolling Out Video Calls On Its Android App
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @04:08PM How Vigilante Hackers Could Stop the Internet of Things Botnet
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @03:34PM Comcast Sues Nashville To Halt Rules That Give Google Fiber Faster Access To Utility Poles
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @03:09PM Dyn DNS DDoS Likely The Work of Script Kiddies, Says FlashPoint
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @09:12AM Intel Announces Atom E3900 Series - Goldmont for the Internet of Things
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @08:21PM Google Fiber Pauses Operations, CEO Leaves, and About 9 Percent of Staff Is Being Let Go
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @06:19PM Scientists Create AI Program That Can Predict Human Rights Trials With 79 Percent Accuracy
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @04:17PM Yahoo Scanning Order Unlikely To Be Made Public: Reuters
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:50PM Benchmark Battle October 2016: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:30PM Apple Has Created 'Detailed Mockups' of iMessage For Android
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:01PM The Phone Hackers At Cellebrite Have Had Their Firmware Leaked Online
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @01:04AM Latest WikiLeaks Reveal Suggests Facebook Is Too Close For Comfort With Clinton
Monday October 24, 2016 @08:34PM Twitter Plans To Cut About 300 Jobs As Soon As This Week: Bloomberg
Monday October 24, 2016 @05:56PM People Like Netflix's Original Content More Than Its Other Content: AllFlicks
Monday October 24, 2016 @04:23PM Alibaba Founder To Chinese Government: Use Big Data To Stop Criminals
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:40PM Electronic Surveillance Up 500% In DC Area Since 2011, Almost All Sealed Cases
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:03PM New York Times Buys The Wirecutter For $30 Million
Sunday October 23, 2016 @11:18PM Slashdot Asks: How Can We Prevent Packet-Flooding DDOS Attacks?
Saturday October 22, 2016 @11:09PM Dyn Executive Responds To Friday's DDOS Attack
Saturday October 22, 2016 @07:20PM American 'Vigilante Hacker' Defaces Russian Ministry's Website
Friday October 21, 2016 @11:33PM Google Has Quietly Dropped Ban On Personally Identifiable Web Tracking
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:29PM Cisco Develops System To Automatically Cut-Off Pirate Video Streams
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:06PM WikiLeaks To Its Supporters: 'Stop Taking Down the US Internet, You Proved Your Point'
Friday October 21, 2016 @05:34PM Facebook Employees Tried To Remove Trump Posts As Hate Speech
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:39PM Mirai and Bashlight Join Forces Against DNS Provider Dyn
Friday October 21, 2016 @03:14PM Russians Seek Answers To Central Moscow GPS Anomaly
Friday October 21, 2016 @02:51PM Amid Major Internet Outages, Affected Websites Have Lessons To Learn
Friday October 21, 2016 @02:49PM 43 Million Weebly and 22 Million Foursquare Accounts Stolen
Friday October 21, 2016 @10:46AM UK Government Proposes Minimum 10Mbps Broadband For Poor
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:05AM Several Sites Including Twitter, GitHub, Spotify, PayPal, NYTimes Suffering Outage -- Dyn DNS Under DDoS Attack [Update]
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:00AM AT&T Considers Buying Time Warner
Thursday October 20, 2016 @11:10PM Nurses In Australia Face Punishment For Promoting Anti-Vaccination Messages Via Social Media
Thursday October 20, 2016 @10:47PM Facebook Bans Animated Breast Cancer Awareness Video Showing Circle-Shaped Breasts
Thursday October 20, 2016 @05:55PM Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Thinks Space Can Be the New Internet
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:16PM KickassTorrents Lawyer: 'Torrent Sites Do Not Violate Criminal Copyright Laws'
Thursday October 20, 2016 @03:22PM Hotspot Vigilantes Are Trying to Beam the Internet To Julian Assange
Thursday October 20, 2016 @03:11PM How Hackers Broke Into John Podesta and Colin Powell's Gmail Accounts
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @06:18PM Hillary Clinton's Campaign Creates Way To Make Money From Donald Trump's Tweets
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:00PM Google To Launch Streaming TV Service In Early 2017
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @03:38PM Mark Zuckerberg Defends Peter Thiel's Trump Ties In Internal Memo
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @08:46PM Ecuador Acknowledges Limiting Julian Assange's Web Access
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @05:48PM 'Cultlike' Devotion: Apple Once Refused To Join Open Compute Project, So Their Entire Networking Team Quit
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @04:03PM Plaintiffs From Seven States Sue Comcast For Misleading, Hidden Fees
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @09:43AM Say Hello To Branded Internet Addresses
Monday October 17, 2016 @06:20PM Anti-Defamation League and Pepe the Frog's Creator Are Teaming Up To Save Pepe From Hate-Symbol Status
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:02PM WikiLeaks: Ecuador Cut Off Assange's Internet Access
Monday October 17, 2016 @03:40PM Hackers Steal Credit Card Data From Visitors of US Senate GOP Committee Website
Monday October 17, 2016 @10:14AM Assange Internet Link Cut By State Actor, Claims Wikileaks
Saturday October 15, 2016 @06:53AM Verizon Is Now Selling Unlimited Data In 30-Minute Increments
Friday October 14, 2016 @08:13PM Netflix Is 12x As Popular As Its Streaming Competitors Among Younger Viewers, Says Survey
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:51PM Top Democrats Request FBI Investigation of Trump Campaign Ties To Russia Over Hacking