Slashdot Items Tagged "internet"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @01:45PM Netflix Just Announced a User Focused Security Application
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @12:59PM GlobalSign Supports Billions of Device Identities In an Effort To Secure the IoT
Monday February 20, 2017 @09:20PM How is The New York Times Really Doing?
Monday February 20, 2017 @09:49AM The Death of the Click
Saturday February 18, 2017 @04:26PM Software Goes Through Beta Testing. Should Online College Courses?
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:46PM Techdirt Asks Judge To Dismiss Another Lawsuit By That Guy Who Didn't Invent Email
Saturday February 18, 2017 @12:54PM PewDiePie Calls Out the 'Old-School Media' For Spiteful Dishonesty
Friday February 17, 2017 @10:01PM Congressman Calls For Probe Into Trump's Unsecured Android Phone
Friday February 17, 2017 @06:41PM Mozilla Thunderbird Finally Makes Its Way Back Into Debian's Repos
Friday February 17, 2017 @01:38PM Malta IT Law Association says new Law is Threat to Internet Freedom in Malta
Friday February 17, 2017 @11:35AM Mozilla Will Deprecate XUL Add-ons Before the End of 2017
Friday February 17, 2017 @10:58AM Breakthrough in Alphabet's Balloon-Based Internet Project Means It Might Actually Wor
Thursday February 16, 2017 @03:56PM Swedish Court Rules: 'Block the Pirate Bay For Next 3 Years'
Thursday February 16, 2017 @02:02PM CloudFlare Puts Pirate Sites on New IP Addresses, Avoids Cogent Blockade
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:49PM JavaScript Attack Breaks ASLR On 22 CPU Architectures
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @06:49PM Apple Will Fight 'Right To Repair' Legislation
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @06:23PM Is IoT a Reason To Learn C?
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @06:06PM How Algorithms May Affect You
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @05:40PM Facebook To Autoplay Videos With Sound On By Default
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @04:17PM Disney, YouTube Cut Ties With PewDiePie, Top YouTube Submitter, Over Anti-Semitic Videos
Monday February 13, 2017 @08:42PM US National Weather Service Suffered 'Catastrophic' Outage; Website Stopped Sending Forecasts, Warnings
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:47PM Playboy Is Featuring Naked Women Again -- After Dropping Nudity a Year Ago Due To the Internet
Monday February 13, 2017 @03:26PM Chrome's Sandbox Feature Infringes On Three Patents So Google Must Now Pay $20 Million
Monday February 13, 2017 @03:19PM Ransomware Insurance Is Coming
Sunday February 12, 2017 @09:15PM 34 'Highly Toxic Users' Wrote 9% of the Personal Attacks On Wikipedia
Sunday February 12, 2017 @07:10AM Wikipedia Comments Destroyed by a Few Highly Toxic Users
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:55AM Twitter Announces (More) Hate-Speech Fighting Tools (Again)
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:38AM PayPal's 'Policy Update' Includes Price Hikes
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:01AM Spammer Faces Decades In Prison For Sending More Than 1 Million Spam Emails
Saturday February 11, 2017 @01:21AM TeraHertz Transmitter Can Push 100Gbps+ Wireless Speeds Via a Single Channel
Friday February 10, 2017 @05:34PM Senators Push Trump Administration For Clarity On Privacy Act Exclusions
Friday February 10, 2017 @03:37PM The Man Who Broke Ticketmaster
Friday February 10, 2017 @09:43AM Internet Backbone Provider Cogent Blocks Pirate Bay and Other 'Pirate' Sites
Friday February 10, 2017 @07:55AM Most of the Web Really Sucks If You Have a Slow Connection
Thursday February 09, 2017 @08:10PM Attacks On WordPress Sites Intensify As Hackers Deface Over 1.5 Million Pages
Thursday February 09, 2017 @12:09PM Tor's Ooniprobe, Now Available On Android and iOS, Helps People Track Internet Censorship
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @05:05PM Wikipedia Bans Daily Mail As 'Unreliable' Source
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @03:55PM Police Arrest Five Men For Selling Kodi Boxes 'Fully Loaded' With Illegal Streaming Apps
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @03:44PM Comcast Should Stop Claiming It Has 'Fastest Internet,' Ad Board Rules
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @01:25PM Why Has Cameroon Blocked the Internet?
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @11:49AM Apple Seeks To Position Metal as Part of New 3D Graphics Standard For Web
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @06:23PM The Metropolitan Museum of Art Makes 375,000 Images Available For Free
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @05:22PM 72% of 'Anonymous' Browsing History Can Be Attached To the Real User
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @04:11PM World of Warcraft Gold Can Now Be Used To Buy Other Blizzard Games
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @10:00AM Movie Industry Wants Irish ISPs To Block Pirate Movie Streaming Portals
Monday February 06, 2017 @11:25PM Dozens of Popular iOS Apps Vulnerable To Intercept of TLS-Protected Data
Monday February 06, 2017 @01:42AM DRM Company Denuvo Forgets To Secure Its Server, Leaks Two Years Of Emails
Sunday February 05, 2017 @02:37PM Anonymous Takes Down 10,613 Dark Web Portals
Saturday February 04, 2017 @11:31PM Massive Study Links IP Addresses Per Capita To GDP
Saturday February 04, 2017 @02:19PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Deal With Aggressive Forum Users?
Friday February 03, 2017 @05:58PM IMDb Is Shutting Down Its Long-Running, Popular Message Boards After 16 Years
Friday February 03, 2017 @05:40PM FCC Rescinds Claim That AT&T, Verizon Violated Net Neutrality
Thursday February 02, 2017 @04:25PM Reddit Bans Far-Right Groups Altright and Alternativeright
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:16PM New York Sues Charter Over Slow Internet Speeds
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @04:23PM 2.5 Million Xbox and PlayStation Gamers' Details Have Been Leaked From Piracy Forums
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @07:50AM HTTPS Adoption Has Reached the Tipping Point
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @06:59AM EU Announces Deal To End All Wireless Roaming Charges
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @01:49AM Facebook Changes Feed To Promote Posts That Aren't Fake, Sensational, Or Spam
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @01:40AM GitLab.com Melts Down After Wrong Directory Deleted, Backups Fail
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @03:45PM Secret Rules Make It Pretty Easy For the FBI To Spy On Journalists
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @03:00PM Roku Owners: Comcast Is About To Sell You Cable TV Without the Cable Box
Monday January 30, 2017 @05:13PM Woman Built House From the Ground Up Using Nothing But YouTube Tutorials
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:09PM Former Fed Employee Fined $5,000 For Installing Bitcoin Software On Server
Monday January 30, 2017 @03:58PM Google Quietly Makes 'Optional' Web DRM Mandatory In Chrome
Monday January 30, 2017 @03:39PM Google Removes Plugin Controls From Chrome, Reports Claim
Monday January 30, 2017 @11:41AM Sony Warns It Will Take $1 Billion Writedown, Blames Slowing DVD Sales
Sunday January 29, 2017 @08:35PM Running For Congress, Brianna Wu Criticizes The FBI's GamerGate Report
Sunday January 29, 2017 @04:23PM Google Earnings Reveal $3.6 Billion Lost On 'Moonshots' In 2016
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:11PM Mark Zuckerberg Drops Lawsuits To Force Hundreds of Hawaiians To Sell Him Land
Friday January 27, 2017 @04:53PM Apple Is Moving Its Entire International iTunes Business To Ireland
Thursday January 26, 2017 @03:49PM Customer Feedback Surveys Could Be Considered Harmful
Thursday January 26, 2017 @03:17PM Facebook Dumps Personalized 'Trending Topics' After Backlash
Thursday January 26, 2017 @02:09PM Chrome Now Reloads Pages 28% Faster
Thursday January 26, 2017 @12:17PM New Zealand To Bring Ultrafast Internet To 85 Percent Of Population
Thursday January 26, 2017 @08:38AM 'The Future of Advertising is Fewer, Better Ads'
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @06:08PM Gmail Will Soon Block JavaScript File Attachments
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @05:38PM Dropbox Kept Files Around For Years Due To 'Delete' Bug
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @04:44PM Google Bans 200 Publishers From Its Ad Network
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @04:05PM Trump's FCC Chairman Pick Ajit Pai Vows To Close Broadband 'Digital Divide'
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @08:59AM Chrome To Introduce Timer To Throttle Background Pages
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @05:01PM Researchers Discover Massive Networks of Fake Twitter Accounts
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @01:46PM Firefox 51 Arrives With HTTP Warning, WebGL 2 and FLAC Support
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @09:17AM Vivaldi CEO: Stop Your Anti-Competitive Practices With Edge, Microsoft!
Monday January 23, 2017 @06:09PM Yahoo Sale To Verizon Delayed After Hack Disclosures
Monday January 23, 2017 @03:24PM AT&T Offering Day Pass For International Travelers
Sunday January 22, 2017 @03:48PM Mozilla Releases New Open Source 'Internet Health Report'
Sunday January 22, 2017 @02:40PM The 32-Bit Dog Ate 16 Million Kids' CS Homework
Sunday January 22, 2017 @02:00AM Army Bug Bounty Researcher Compromises US Defense Department's Internal Network
Saturday January 21, 2017 @04:59PM The SHA-1 End Times Have Arrived
Friday January 20, 2017 @07:00PM CBS, Paramount Settle Lawsuit Over 'Star Trek' Fan Film
Friday January 20, 2017 @05:49PM Jay Z's Tidal Music Streaming Service Is Fraudulently Inflating Subscriber Numbers, Report Says
Friday January 20, 2017 @01:23PM Despite Glitches, AT&T's DirecTV Now Hits 200,000 Subscribers in Its First Month
Friday January 20, 2017 @02:02AM Facebook Has a Team That Handles Mark Zuckerberg's Page
Thursday January 19, 2017 @03:35PM Netflix Calls Out HBO For Not Letting Subscribers Binge On New Shows
Thursday January 19, 2017 @01:31PM 5G Internet is the 'Beginning of the Fourth Industrial Revolution'
Thursday January 19, 2017 @12:06PM ProtonMail Adds Tor Onion Site To Fight Risk Of State Censorship
Thursday January 19, 2017 @07:57AM Netflix's Subscriber Boom Shows the World is Accepting Internet TV
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @01:24PM Mozilla's New Logo Reminds Us that It Is, In Fact, a Web Firm
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @12:27AM Dutch Developer Added Backdoor To Websites He Built, Phished Over 20,000 Users
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @03:25PM Verizon Looking To Buy Comcast or Charter, Says Report
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @01:03PM Windows 10 Privacy Changes Appease Watchdogs, But Still No Data 'Off-Switch'
Saturday January 14, 2017 @07:15PM Thousands Of Cubans Now Have Internet Access
Friday January 13, 2017 @04:15PM Facebook No Longer Clearly Labels Edited Posts
Friday January 13, 2017 @03:26PM Trump's Cyber Security Advisor Rudy Giuliani Runs Ancient, Utterly Hackable Website
Friday January 13, 2017 @01:36PM Virginia 'Broadband Deployment Act' Would Kill Municipal Broadband Deployment
Friday January 13, 2017 @12:05AM Nintendo Switch Will Launch On March 3rd For $299, Won't Feature Region-Locking Software
Thursday January 12, 2017 @03:46PM Fingerprinting Methods Identify Users Across Different Browsers On the Same PC
Thursday January 12, 2017 @12:57PM Cassettes Are Back, and Booming
Thursday January 12, 2017 @09:41AM Opera Neon Turns Your Web Browser Into a Mini Desktop
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @05:15PM Buggy Domain Validation Forces GoDaddy To Revoke SSL Certificates
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @03:44PM Microsoft Anti-Porn Workers Sue Over PTSD
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @01:32PM Google is Killing Its Solar-Powered Internet Drone Program
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @01:01PM Streaming TV is Beginning To Look a Lot Like Cable
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @09:45PM Monopoly May Replace Iconic Pieces With Emoji Faces and Hashtags
Monday January 09, 2017 @07:45PM The End of Yahoo: Marissa Mayer To Resign; Yahoo To Change Its Name To Altaba
Monday January 09, 2017 @04:14PM Verizon Purges Unlimited Data Customers, Targets Those Using 200GB
Monday January 09, 2017 @12:21AM Browser Autofill Profiles Can Be Abused For Phishing Attacks
Friday January 06, 2017 @04:24PM WikiLeaks Threatens To Publish Twitter Users' Personal Info
Thursday January 05, 2017 @05:04PM Obama Administration Releases Searchable Archive of Social Media Posts
Thursday January 05, 2017 @04:59PM Ultrasound Tracking Could Be Used To Deanonymize Tor Users
Thursday January 05, 2017 @12:31PM Verizon Executive Says Company Unsure About Yahoo Deal
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @04:12PM Koolova Ransomware Decrypts For Free If You Read Two Articles About Ransomware
Friday December 30, 2016 @09:14PM Creepy Site Claims To Reveal Torrenting Histories
Friday December 30, 2016 @08:29PM 2016 Saw A Massive Increase In Encrypted Web Traffic
Friday December 30, 2016 @12:56PM Has the Internet Killed Curly Quotes?
Friday December 30, 2016 @08:12AM Governments Shut Down the Internet More Than 50 Times in 2016
Thursday December 29, 2016 @07:56PM Wisconsin's Department of Natural Resources Site No Longer Says Humans Cause Climate Change
Thursday December 29, 2016 @06:30PM Seattle Man Accused of Using Social Media To Set Up Fake Porn Agency
Thursday December 29, 2016 @05:12PM Facebook Developing Copyright ID System To Stem Music Rights Infringement
Thursday December 29, 2016 @04:38PM Facebook Buys Data From Third-Party Brokers To Fill In User Profiles
Thursday December 29, 2016 @04:11PM Republicans Propose Bill To Impose Fines For Live-Streaming From House Floor
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @06:23PM Czech Republic Sets Up Counter-Terrorism Unit To Counter Fake News Threat
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @04:29PM Nevada Website Bug Leaks Thousands of Medical Marijuana Dispensary Applications
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @03:58PM Ask Slashdot: Is Computing As Cool and Fun As It Once Was?
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @03:53PM Destructive KillDisk Malware Turns Into Ransomware
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @10:43AM Frequent Flyer Points Put at Risk By Website Flaws
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @08:20PM FDA Releases New Cybersecurity Guidelines For Medical Devices
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @06:20PM Uber Launches 'Uber Freight' Website To Prepare the World For Autonomous Delivery Trucks
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @04:27PM Millions of Websites Vulnerable Due To Security Bug In Popular PHP Script
Monday December 26, 2016 @09:07PM The Farmer Who Built Her Own Broadband
Friday December 23, 2016 @05:57PM BitTorrent Live's 'Cable Killer' P2P Video App Finally Hits iOS
Friday December 23, 2016 @04:38PM US Government Begins Asking Foreign Travelers About Social Media
Friday December 23, 2016 @04:24PM How Social Isolation Is Killing Us
Friday December 23, 2016 @03:52PM YouTube Views Are Down Across the Board, Analysis Says
Friday December 23, 2016 @02:41PM Mozilla Will Support Firefox For XP and Vista Until At Least September 2017
Thursday December 22, 2016 @03:56PM Wikipedia Announces the Most Edited Articles of 2016
Thursday December 22, 2016 @01:07PM Google's Free Wi-Fi in India Now Live in 100 Railway Stations; 15,000 New Users Connect to Web Everyday
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @08:20PM Firefox Takes the Next Step Towards Rolling Out Multi-Process To Everyone
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @06:11PM Hotbed of Cybercrime Activity Tracked Down To ISP In Region Where Russia Is Invading Ukraine
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @05:44PM Canada's CRTC Declares Broadband Internet Access a Basic Service
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @04:36PM Yahoo Email Scan Shows US Spy Push To Recast Constitutional Privacy
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @04:10PM A Ham Radio Software Company Has Been Blacklisting Users For Leaving Negative Reviews
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @03:24PM White Hat Security Group Hacks Marvel Twitter Accounts
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @10:01AM Slashdot Asks: Why Are Browsers So Slow?
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @07:31PM Using Multiple Social Networks May Lead To Depression and Anxiety, Says Study
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @03:49PM Russian Hackers Stole $5 Million Per Day From Advertisers With Bots and Fake Websites
Monday December 19, 2016 @06:05PM Mark Zuckerberg Demos Jarvis, His Own Home AI Assistant
Monday December 19, 2016 @05:17PM South Carolina Bill Wants To Put Porn Blocks On New Computers
Monday December 19, 2016 @04:20PM Google Releases Tool To Find Common Crypto Bugs
Monday December 19, 2016 @04:02PM Facebook Messenger Launches 6-Screen Group Video Chat
Monday December 19, 2016 @10:20AM Most Firefox Users Still Running Windows 7
Sunday December 18, 2016 @05:27PM The Linux Foundation Offers 50% Discounts On Training
Saturday December 17, 2016 @10:01PM Are Remote Offices Becoming The New Normal?
Saturday December 17, 2016 @03:19PM Does Amazon's Clickworker Platform Exploit Its Workers?
Saturday December 17, 2016 @02:25PM Massive Mirai Botnet Hides Its Control Servers On Tor
Friday December 16, 2016 @10:46PM Germany Threatens To Fine Facebook Over Hate Speech
Friday December 16, 2016 @04:11PM Dropbox Kills Public Folders, Users Rebel
Friday December 16, 2016 @03:38PM YouTube Bans North Korea's State-Owned TV Channel
Friday December 16, 2016 @03:14PM AT&T, Verizon Tell FCC To Back Off On Net Neutrality Complaints
Friday December 16, 2016 @02:55PM T-Mobile Exempts AT&T's DirecTV Now Service From Data Caps
Thursday December 15, 2016 @04:10PM Businesses May No Longer Sue Customers Over Negative Reviews
Thursday December 15, 2016 @11:02AM China Takes Action On Thousands Of Websites For 'Harmful', Obscene Content
Thursday December 15, 2016 @07:21AM Another One Bites the Dust: Cisco Discontinues Its $1B Cloud Initiative as AWS, Azure and Others Expand
Thursday December 15, 2016 @01:43AM The Pirate Bay, BitTorrent Websites To Be Blocked In Australia, Federal Court Rules
Thursday December 15, 2016 @12:33AM Windows 10 Update Broke DHCP, Knocked Users Off the Internet
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @06:42PM Newly Uncovered Site Suggests NSA Exploits For Direct Sale
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @05:36PM Yahoo Says Hackers Stole Information From Over 1 Billion Accounts
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @03:20PM Flash Will Soon Be 'Click-To-Run' in Microsoft Edge
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @03:03PM AT&T's DirecTV Now Plagued With Outages and Sports Blackouts
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @10:10PM Snowden: 'The Central Problem of the Future' Is Control of User Data
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @09:46PM UK 4G Coverage Worse Than In Romania and Peru, Watchdog Finds
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @06:29PM Google Publishes Eight National Security Letters
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @11:35AM Why China Can't Lure Tech Talent
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @12:03AM PwC Sends Legal Threats To Researchers Who Found Critical Security Flaw
Monday December 12, 2016 @08:33PM Quest Diagnostics Says Personal Health Information of 34,000 Customers Hacked
Monday December 12, 2016 @07:31PM Google, Cuba Sign Deal Allowing Faster Access To Company's Data
Monday December 12, 2016 @04:50PM EFF: The Music Industry Shouldn't Be Able To Cut Off Your Internet Access
Monday December 12, 2016 @04:02PM Xbox One Games Arrive On Oculus Rift With New Streaming App
Monday December 12, 2016 @03:42PM First Version of Sandboxed Tor Browser Available
Monday December 12, 2016 @03:29PM Comcast Raises Controversial 'Broadcast TV' and 'Sports' Fees $48 Per Year
Sunday December 11, 2016 @02:32PM Google Global Cache Is Coming to Cuba
Saturday December 10, 2016 @09:40PM David Pogue Calls Out 18 Sites For Failing His Space-Bar Scrolling Test
Saturday December 10, 2016 @06:40PM Does The 'Snoopers Charter' Also Enshrine Lying In Court?
Friday December 09, 2016 @11:28PM A 'Turkish Hacker' Is Giving Out Prizes For DDoS Attacks
Friday December 09, 2016 @09:10PM US Think Tank Wants To Regulate The Design of IoT Devices For Security Purposes
Friday December 09, 2016 @06:05PM Google Starts Using HTML5 By Default Instead of Flash For Some Chrome Users
Friday December 09, 2016 @05:22PM Hillary Clinton Calls Fake News 'An Epidemic' With Real World Consequences
Friday December 09, 2016 @03:08PM Google Is Testing User Ratings For Movies, TV Within Search Results
Thursday December 08, 2016 @07:22PM Google Now Lets Developers Write Apps For the Assistant On Google Home
Thursday December 08, 2016 @06:58PM Transportation Department Proposes Allowing In-Flight Phone Calls