Slashdot Items Tagged "internet"

Date / Time Story
Friday October 21, 2016 @09:05AM Several Sites Including Twitter, Spotify, PayPal, SoundCloud Suffering Outage -- Dyn DNS Under DDoS Attack
Friday October 21, 2016 @09:00AM AT&T Considers Buying Time Warner
Friday October 21, 2016 @12:10AM Nurses In Australia Face Punishment For Promoting Anti-Vaccination Messages Via Social Media
Thursday October 20, 2016 @11:47PM Facebook Bans Animated Breast Cancer Awareness Video Showing Circle-Shaped Breasts
Thursday October 20, 2016 @06:55PM Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Thinks Space Can Be the New Internet
Thursday October 20, 2016 @05:16PM KickassTorrents Lawyer: 'Torrent Sites Do Not Violate Criminal Copyright Laws'
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:22PM Hotspot Vigilantes Are Trying to Beam the Internet To Julian Assange
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:11PM How Hackers Broke Into John Podesta and Colin Powell's Gmail Accounts
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @07:18PM Hillary Clinton's Campaign Creates Way To Make Money From Donald Trump's Tweets
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @05:00PM Google To Launch Streaming TV Service In Early 2017
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:38PM Mark Zuckerberg Defends Peter Thiel's Trump Ties In Internal Memo
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @09:46PM Ecuador Acknowledges Limiting Julian Assange's Web Access
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @06:48PM 'Cultlike' Devotion: Apple Once Refused To Join Open Compute Project, So Their Entire Networking Team Quit
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @05:03PM Plaintiffs From Seven States Sue Comcast For Misleading, Hidden Fees
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @10:43AM Say Hello To Branded Internet Addresses
Monday October 17, 2016 @07:20PM Anti-Defamation League and Pepe the Frog's Creator Are Teaming Up To Save Pepe From Hate-Symbol Status
Monday October 17, 2016 @05:02PM WikiLeaks: Ecuador Cut Off Assange's Internet Access
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:40PM Hackers Steal Credit Card Data From Visitors of US Senate GOP Committee Website
Monday October 17, 2016 @11:14AM Assange Internet Link Cut By State Actor, Claims Wikileaks
Saturday October 15, 2016 @07:53AM Verizon Is Now Selling Unlimited Data In 30-Minute Increments
Friday October 14, 2016 @09:13PM Netflix Is 12x As Popular As Its Streaming Competitors Among Younger Viewers, Says Survey
Friday October 14, 2016 @06:51PM Top Democrats Request FBI Investigation of Trump Campaign Ties To Russia Over Hacking
Friday October 14, 2016 @06:03PM Non-Cable Internet Providers Offer Faster Speeds To the Wealthy
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:33PM California City Converts Its Street Lights Into A High-Speed IoT Backbone
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:20PM Hackers Hit 6,000 Sites On Active 18-Month Carding Spree
Friday October 14, 2016 @04:55PM Shadow Warrior 2 Developers Say DRM Is a Waste of Time
Friday October 14, 2016 @12:42AM DHS Warns of Mirai Botnet Threat To Cellular Modems
Thursday October 13, 2016 @07:44PM Google News Introduces Fact Check Feature -- Just In Time For the US Election
Thursday October 13, 2016 @07:33PM Facebook Now Lets You Use Google Cast or AirPlay To Stream Video On Your TV
Thursday October 13, 2016 @07:06PM Google Creates AI Program That Uses Reasoning To Navigate the London Tube
Thursday October 13, 2016 @04:25PM 4Chan Hackers Claim To Have Remotely Wiped John Podesta's iPhone and iPad
Thursday October 13, 2016 @11:46AM Beijing Said Facebook and Google Are Welcome Back To China as Long as They 'Respect China's Laws'
Thursday October 13, 2016 @11:07AM Dutch Net Neutrality Law Goes Too Far Say Critics
Thursday October 13, 2016 @01:10AM Chrome 54 Arrives With YouTube Flash Embed Rewriting To HTML5
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @07:34PM Doctors Perform Better Than Internet Or App-Based Symptoms Checkers, Says Study
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @06:06PM Yahoo Patents Smart Billboard That Would Deliver Targeted Ads To Passersby or Motorists
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:11PM Netflix Now Only Has 31 Movies From IMDB's Top 250 List
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @01:14PM Google and Facebook Are Building the Fastest Trans-Pacific Cable Yet
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @11:56AM Wells Fargo Employee Informed the Bank of Fake Customer Accounts in 2006
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:45PM US Military Is Looking At Blockchain Technology To Secure Nuclear Weapons
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:31PM How a Video Game About Sheep Exposes the FBI's Broken FOIA System
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @03:54PM Sprint To Provide 1 Million Students With Free Internet, Mobile Devices
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @01:05AM Dozens of Suspicious Court Cases Aim At Getting Web Pages Taken Down Or Deindexed
Monday October 10, 2016 @05:42PM Yahoo Disables Automatic Email Forwarding Feature, Making It Difficult For Users To Leave
Monday October 10, 2016 @05:20PM Cyanogen Gets a New CEO, Shifts Away From Selling a Full Mobile Operating System
Monday October 10, 2016 @04:53PM Facebook Launches 'Workplace' So You Can Use Facebook At Work For Work
Monday October 10, 2016 @04:01PM WikiLeaks Posts 2,000 More Emails From John Podesta
Monday October 10, 2016 @01:03PM Skype For Linux Adds 'Experimental' Video Calls, Disables Some Alpha Versions
Monday October 10, 2016 @09:56AM Milo Yiannopoulos Wants To Buy 4Chan, Promises Free Speech Haven
Monday October 10, 2016 @01:28AM Google Chrome 55 May Use Less Memory
Sunday October 09, 2016 @02:22PM Dropbox, Google Drive, GitHub and Microsoft OneDrive Cloud Services Blocked In Turkey
Friday October 07, 2016 @08:06PM MITRE Dangles $50,000 Prize For Spotting Rogue Internet of Things Devices
Friday October 07, 2016 @03:34PM Bruce Schneier: We Need To Save the Internet From the Internet of Things
Thursday October 06, 2016 @11:55PM Verizon Wants $1 Billion Discount On Yahoo Deal After Reports of Hacking, Email Scanning
Thursday October 06, 2016 @08:04PM Comcast Rolls Out Nationwide 1TB Data Cap
Thursday October 06, 2016 @07:29PM FCC Proposal: Internet Providers Must Ask To Share Your Data
Thursday October 06, 2016 @05:42PM New York To Test Facial Recognition Cameras At 'Crossing Points'
Thursday October 06, 2016 @05:28PM 12-Year-Old Boy Gets $100K Bill From Google After Confusing Adwords With Adsense
Thursday October 06, 2016 @05:04PM Two 19-Year-Olds Charged With Running Phone Harassment, Hack-For-Hire Sites
Thursday October 06, 2016 @12:45PM AT&T Gigabit Internet Coming To 11 More US Regions
Thursday October 06, 2016 @12:07AM Yahoo Scan By US Fell Under Foreign Spy Law Expiring Next Year
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @08:40PM Google Releases Open Source 'Cartographer'
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @08:31PM Netflix Partners With iPic To Release Its Original Movies In Theaters, NATO Urges To 'Tread Lightly'
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @06:08PM 53% of DDoS Attacks Result In Additional Compromise, Says Neustar
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @04:58PM Judge Allows Small Businesses To Sue Credit Card Giants For Forcing Them To Adopt Chip Readers
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @04:19PM Nokia Makes a Play For 5G With Purchase of US Startup Eta Devices
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @11:40PM Indonesia Wants To Criminalize Memes
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @11:03PM BadKernel Vulnerability Affects One In 16 Android Smartphones
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @06:52PM Apple, Google, Microsoft: We Have No Government Email Scanning Program Like Yahoo's
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @05:44PM Encryption App Signal Wins Fight Against FBI Subpoena and Gag Order
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @04:32PM Google Gets Serious About Home Automation: Unveils Google Home, Actions on Google and Google Wifi
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @03:28PM Yahoo Secretly Scanned Customer Emails For US Intelligence
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @10:29AM CloudFlare Working On New System That Removes CAPTCHAs For Tor Users
Monday October 03, 2016 @07:38PM 4chan Is Running Out of Money and Martin Shkreli Wants To Buy It
Monday October 03, 2016 @07:13PM CloudFlare Working On New System That Removes CAPTCHAs For Tor Users
Monday October 03, 2016 @06:46PM Google Fiber Is Now a Fiber and Wireless ISP
Monday October 03, 2016 @05:37PM The Microsoft Band Is Dead
Monday October 03, 2016 @04:59PM Researchers Develop System To Send Passwords, Keys Through Users' Bodies
Monday October 03, 2016 @04:21PM Amazon Bans Incentivized Reviews Tied To Free Or Discounted Products
Monday October 03, 2016 @02:40PM In Canada's North, a Single Satellite Outage Means Losing Basic Services
Monday October 03, 2016 @09:05AM Facebook Releases Messenger Lite For People On Slower Networks and With Old and Basic Android Phones
Sunday October 02, 2016 @09:55AM As ICANN Gains Full Oversight Of Domain Name System, Some Wonder If It Means the US Has Given Away The Internet
Saturday October 01, 2016 @01:49AM Yahoo Insiders Believe Hackers Could Have Stolen Over 1 Billion Accounts
Friday September 30, 2016 @07:12PM New US 'Secret' Clearance Unit Hires Firm Linked To 2014 Hacks
Friday September 30, 2016 @06:17PM Facebook 'Messenger Day' Is the Chat App's New Snapchat Stories Clone
Friday September 30, 2016 @04:53PM Slashdot Asks: Would You Spend 24 Hours Offline Every Week?
Friday September 30, 2016 @04:15PM Newsweek Website Attacked After Report On Trump, Cuban Embargo
Friday September 30, 2016 @03:58PM Researchers Ask Federal Court To Unseal Years of Surveillance Records
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:24AM Chromification Continues: Firefox May Use Chrome's PDF and Flash Plugins
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 @08:06PM The Psychological Reasons Behind Risky Password Practices
Thursday September 29, 2016 @06:54PM Google Rebrands 'Apps for Work' To 'G Suite,' Adds New Features
Thursday September 29, 2016 @05:18PM The Yahoo Hackers Weren't State-Sponsored, Security Firm Says
Thursday September 29, 2016 @04:37PM FCC Votes To Upgrade Emergency Smartphone Alerts
Thursday September 29, 2016 @04:20PM Four States Sue To Stop Internet Transition
Thursday September 29, 2016 @01:17AM Comey Denies Clinton Email 'Reddit' Cover-Up
Thursday September 29, 2016 @12:59AM The UK's Largest Sperm Bank Is Now An App
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @05:57PM Facebook, Amazon, Google, IBM, and Microsoft Come Together To Create Historic Partnership On AI
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @05:33PM US Believes Hackers Are Shielded By Russia To Hide Its Role In Cyberintrusions: WSJ
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @04:44PM Cloudflare: We Can't Shut Down Pirate Sites
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @04:11PM HP To Issue 'Optional Firmware Update' Allowing 3rd-Party Ink
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @01:14AM Vladimir Putin Is Replacing Microsoft Programs With Domestic Software
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @07:43PM Anti-Defamation League Declares Pepe the Frog a Hate Symbol
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @07:36PM FBI Investigating Possible Hack of Democratic Party Staffer Cell Phones
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @05:52PM Revealed: How One Amazon Kindle Scam Made Millions of Dollars
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @05:33PM FCC Official Asks Agency To Investigate Ban On Journalists' Wi-Fi Personal Hotspots At Debate
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @04:42PM OVH Hosting Suffers From Record 1Tbps DDoS Attack Driven By 150K Devices
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @04:26PM Google's New Translation Software Powered By Brainlike Artificial Intelligence
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @01:06AM YouTube-MP3 Ripping Site Sued By IFPI, RIAA and BPI
Monday September 26, 2016 @07:55PM Windows 10 Will Soon Run Edge In a Virtual Machine To Keep You Safe
Monday September 26, 2016 @07:30PM Trump Takes On 'Crooked Hillary' With Snapchat Geofilter
Monday September 26, 2016 @06:22PM Republicans Say Obama Administration Is Giving Away the Internet
Monday September 26, 2016 @04:49PM ISP To FCC: Using The Internet Is Like Eating Oreos
Monday September 26, 2016 @01:03AM Boot Linux (or OpenBSD Or Oberon Or FreeDOS) In Your Browser
Monday September 26, 2016 @12:38AM Ask Slashdot: Is My IoT Device Part of a Botnet?
Sunday September 25, 2016 @07:03PM What Vint Cerf Would Do Differently
Sunday September 25, 2016 @12:38PM Krebs Is Back Online Thanks To Google's Project Shield
Sunday September 25, 2016 @12:08AM California Launches Mandatory Data Collection For Police Use-of-Force
Saturday September 24, 2016 @02:05PM Cisco Blamed A Router Bug On 'Cosmic Radiation'
Saturday September 24, 2016 @11:20AM Spam Hits Its Highest Level Since 2010
Saturday September 24, 2016 @12:25AM U.S. Funds Challenges To North Korea's 'Information Shield'
Friday September 23, 2016 @11:37PM Why the Silencing of KrebsOnSecurity Opens a Troubling Chapter For the Internet
Friday September 23, 2016 @10:43PM The Verge's Deputy Editor Chris Ziegler Was Secretly Working For Apple For Two Months
Friday September 23, 2016 @07:30PM 40 Percent of Organizations Store Admin Passwords In Word Documents, Says Survey
Friday September 23, 2016 @05:10PM VR Devs Pull Support For Oculus Rift Until Palmer Luckey Steps Down
Friday September 23, 2016 @03:45PM Judge Skewers Oracle Attorney For Revealing Google, Apple Trade Secrets
Friday September 23, 2016 @03:09PM Google To Introduce Google Wifi, Google Home and 4K Chromecast Ultra Devices On October 4th
Thursday September 22, 2016 @11:23PM Oculus Founder Palmer Luckey Is Secretly Funding Trump's Meme Machine
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:44PM TypeScript 2.0 Released
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:36PM Taiwan Asks Google To Blur Its Military Facilities In South China Sea
Thursday September 22, 2016 @12:35AM Oversight Orders Reddit To Preserve Deleted Posts In Clinton Investigation
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @07:31PM Appeals Court Decision Kills North Carolina Town's Gigabit Internet
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @06:41PM Trump Opposes Plan For US To Hand Over Internet Oversight To a Global Governance
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @05:31PM W3C Set To Publish HTML 5.1, Work Already Started On HTML 5.2
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @05:10PM Reddit Brings Down North Korea's Entire Internet
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @04:34PM Blizzard Is Getting Rid of the Name
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @04:26PM Nokia Says It Can Deliver Internet 1,000x Faster Than Google Fiber
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @02:56AM Google Allo Messaging App Launches For iOS and Android
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @04:18PM Microsoft Unveils $37 Nokia 216 Feature Phone
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @03:40PM North Korea Has Just 28 Websites
Monday September 19, 2016 @07:25PM AT&T and Comcast Helped Elected Official Write Plan To Stall Google Fiber
Monday September 19, 2016 @07:04PM Anonymous Hacker Explains His Attack On Boston Children's Hospital
Monday September 19, 2016 @06:39PM Computer Specialist Who Deleted Clinton Emails May Have Asked Reddit For Tips
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:50PM Google Launches 'Google Trips' Personalized Travel Planner
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:19PM Cable Lobby Tries To Make You Forget That It Represents Cable Companies
Monday September 19, 2016 @01:06AM GoDaddy Proposes New DNS Configuration Standard
Saturday September 17, 2016 @09:52PM Ask Slashdot: Why Aren't Techies Improving The World?
Saturday September 17, 2016 @02:17PM Google Creates New Algorithm for Handling Web Traffic Congestion
Friday September 16, 2016 @07:33PM 'Government Abuse' of the Internet Makes Some People More Equal Than Others, Says Study
Friday September 16, 2016 @05:58PM 26% of Netflix Users May Cancel Cable TV This Year, Says Survey
Friday September 16, 2016 @05:31PM NYPD Says Talking About Its IMSI Catchers Would Make Them Vulnerable To Hacking
Friday September 16, 2016 @03:43PM Web Security CEO Warns About Control Of Internet Falling Into Few Hands
Friday September 16, 2016 @12:40PM Right To Be Forgotten? Web Privacy Debate in Italy After Women's Suicide
Thursday September 15, 2016 @04:14PM Chrome and Firefox Block Pirate Bay Over 'Harmful Programs'
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:34PM FBI Agent Posing As Journalist To Deliver Malware To Suspect Was Fine, Says DOJ
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:00PM FCC Republicans Refused To Give Congress Net Neutrality Documents
Thursday September 15, 2016 @01:02PM Microsoft Reproduces Google's Battery Life Test To Show Edge Beats Chrome
Thursday September 15, 2016 @01:25AM FBI Director James Comey: Cover Up Your Webcam
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @08:46PM None of Your Pixelated or Blurred Information Will Stay Safe On The Internet
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @06:42PM A Teenage Hacker Figured Out How To Get Free Data On His Phone
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @05:26PM EU Commission Proposes Mandatory Piracy Filters For Online Services
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @04:09PM It's Not Just Wells Fargo - How Sales Targets Can Encourage Wrongdoing
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:23PM NYC Threatens To Sue Verizon Over FiOS Shortfalls
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:13PM Google Is Offering $200K To Hack Android Phones Using Email and A Phone Number
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @02:20PM Someone Is Learning How To Take Down the Internet, Warns Bruce Schneier
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @10:51AM New EU Rules Promise 100Mbps Broadband and Free Wi-Fi For All
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @01:56AM Robots Will Eliminate 6% of All US Jobs By 2021, Says Report
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @10:57PM Guccifer 2.0 Releases More DNC Documents
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @07:23PM Amazon Adds Audiobooks and Podcasts To Prime Membership
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @06:38PM Stanford Engineers Propose A Technology To Break The Net Neutrality Deadlock
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @06:06PM YouTube Gets Its Own Social Network With Launch of YouTube Community
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @05:37PM New York Fines Viacom, Mattel and Hasbro For Tracking Kids Online
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @04:37PM ClixSense Suffers Massive Data Breach, 6.6 Million Users Compromised
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @04:30PM Pokemon Go's Paying Population Drops By 79% -- Still Most Profitable Mobile App In The US
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @11:47AM Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg On 'Napalm Girl' Photo: 'We Don't Always Get it Right'
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @12:39AM Twitter Will Extend Its 140 Character Limit On September 19th
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @12:15AM Instagram Rolls Out 'Keyword Moderation Tool' That Will Filter Out Offensive Comments
Monday September 12, 2016 @07:34PM Yelp Is Not Liable For Negative Rating 'Stars' On Website, Says Appeals Court
Monday September 12, 2016 @04:28PM Facebook Is Collaborating With The Israeli Government To Determine What Should Be Censored
Monday September 12, 2016 @02:04PM Netflix Pushes FCC To Crack Down On Data Caps
Sunday September 11, 2016 @06:09PM Are Governments Denying Internet Access To Their Political Opponents?
Sunday September 11, 2016 @07:55AM IoT Devices With Default Telnet Passwords Used As Botnet
Friday September 09, 2016 @12:42PM Who Is Getting Left Behind In the Internet Revolution?
Thursday September 08, 2016 @08:30PM Amazon Launches Updated Fire HD 8 Tablet Now With Alexa Voice Services
Thursday September 08, 2016 @06:28PM Airbnb Unveils Changes To Address Racial Discrimination
Thursday September 08, 2016 @05:48PM Researcher Gets 20 Days In Prison For Hacking State Websites As Political Stunt
Thursday September 08, 2016 @05:21PM Wells Fargo Fires 5,300 Employees For Creating Millions of Phony Accounts
Thursday September 08, 2016 @04:02PM Linking Without Permission Violates Copyright, Rules EU Court
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @04:48PM Modified USB Ethernet Adapter Can Steal Windows and Mac Credentials
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @07:46PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Anonymous Ways To Pay For Goods and Services?
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @07:16PM Google Uses Surface Books To Show Off Chrome Battery Improvements
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @05:46PM T-Mobile To Boost Its LTE Speeds To 400 Mbps
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @05:23PM New Snowden Leaks Reveal More About NSA Satellite Eavesdropping
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @05:04PM Yelp Launches Public Bug Bounty Program
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @01:43AM 'Catastrophic' DDoS Attack Hits Linode Servers Over Labor Day Weekend
Monday September 05, 2016 @05:56PM Satellite Owner Says SpaceX Owes $50 Million Or Free Flight
Monday September 05, 2016 @04:52PM Adobe Resurrects Flash Player On Linux
Monday September 05, 2016 @04:05PM IFA 2016 Award Winners
Monday September 05, 2016 @10:12AM Apps Are Devouring the Open Web
Sunday September 04, 2016 @12:55AM Richard Stallman: Online Publishers Should Let Readers Pay Anonymously