Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

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Saturday August 27, 2016 @06:12PM 'Social Media ID, Please?' Proposed US Law Greeted With Anger
Saturday August 27, 2016 @05:25PM US Patients Battle EpiPen Prices And Regulations By Shopping Online
Saturday August 27, 2016 @01:27AM HAARP Holds Open House To Dispel Rumors Of Mind Control
Saturday August 27, 2016 @12:03AM White House Is Planning To Let More Foreign Entrepreneurs Work In the US
Friday August 26, 2016 @06:26PM Apple, Facebook, IBM, and Microsoft Sign White House Pledge For Equal Pay
Friday August 26, 2016 @03:59PM Sprint Charging 'Unlimited' Users $20 More for Unthrottled Video
Thursday August 25, 2016 @06:26PM US Unveils Charges Against KickassTorrents, Names Two More Defendants
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @08:17PM 'Legalist' Startup Automates The Lawsuit Strategy Peter Thiel Used To Bankrupt Gawker
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @05:32PM World's Largest Aircraft Crashes Its Second Flight
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @12:42PM Nuclear Waste Accident 2 Years Ago May Cost More Than $2 Billion To Clean Up
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @07:46PM US Trade Judge Clears Fitbit of Stealing Jawbone's Trade Secrets
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:01PM FBI Authorized Informants To Break The Law 22,800 Times In 4 Years
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:45AM Cable Companies Urge Judges To Kill 'Net Neutrality' Rules
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:42AM T-Mobile Brings Back Unlimited Data For All
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @02:02AM US Customs and Border Protection Wants To Know Who You Are On Twitter
Monday August 22, 2016 @08:22PM Samsung Plans To Sell Refurbished High-End Smartphones In 2017
Monday August 22, 2016 @07:31PM New Mexico Nuclear Accident Ranks Among the Costliest In US History
Monday August 22, 2016 @07:18PM Bill Gates's Net Worth Hits $90 Billion
Monday August 22, 2016 @02:20PM Comcast Says There's 6 Million Unhappy DSL Users Left To Target
Sunday August 21, 2016 @07:54PM Massachusetts Will Tax Ride-Sharing Companies To Subsidize Taxis
Sunday August 21, 2016 @02:50PM Will Internet Voting Endanger The Secret Ballot?
Sunday August 21, 2016 @12:25AM Chicago's Experiment In Predictive Policing Isn't Working
Saturday August 20, 2016 @06:40PM Want To Hunt Bank Robbers? There's an App For That, Says The FBI
Saturday August 20, 2016 @11:39AM How the H-1B Visa Program Impacts America's Tech Workers
Saturday August 20, 2016 @01:26AM Computer Science Professor Mocks The NSA's Buggy Code
Friday August 19, 2016 @04:17PM Marijuana Provides More Pain Relief For Men Than Woman, Says Study
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:16PM EFF Accuses T-Mobile of Violating Net Neutrality With Throttled Video
Friday August 19, 2016 @02:50PM China's Xiaomi Gearing Up For US Debut
Friday August 19, 2016 @09:47AM The NSA Leak Is Real, Snowden Documents Confirm
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:16AM US Air Force Wants To Plasma Bomb The Sky To Improve Radio Communication
Thursday August 18, 2016 @06:13PM How The US Will Likely Respond To Shadow Brokers Leak
Thursday August 18, 2016 @05:44PM America's First Offshore Wind Farm In Pictures
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @09:48PM World's Largest Aircraft Completes Its First Flight
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @04:30PM Transfer of Internet Governance Will Go Ahead On Oct. 1
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @04:07PM Maker of Web Monitoring Software Can Be Sued
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @05:18PM FCC Complaint: Baltimore Police Breaking Law With Use of Stingray Phone Trackers
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @04:50PM Snowden Speculates Leak of NSA Spying Tools Is Tied To Russian DNC Hack
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @03:44PM Cable Expands Broadband Domination as AT&T and Verizon Lose Customers
Monday August 15, 2016 @11:35PM China Launches World's First Quantum Communications Satellite
Monday August 15, 2016 @04:47PM Tim Cook: Privacy Is Worth Protecting
Monday August 15, 2016 @02:32PM Hackers Claim To Be Selling NSA Cyberweapons In Online Auction
Sunday August 14, 2016 @04:57PM Billionaire Launches Free Code College in California
Sunday August 14, 2016 @12:29PM Under Fire, US Social Security Site Changes Security Policy Again
Saturday August 13, 2016 @04:59PM America's NIST Seeks Public Comments on Cybersecurity and Cryptography
Saturday August 13, 2016 @01:07PM One Year in Jail For Abusive Silicon Valley CEO
Saturday August 13, 2016 @11:53AM Voting Machines Can Be Easily Compromised, Symantec Demonstrates
Friday August 12, 2016 @11:40PM How a 1967 Solar Storm Nearly Led To Nuclear War
Friday August 12, 2016 @10:22PM US Seizure of Kim Dotcom's Assets Will Stand, Says Appeals Court
Friday August 12, 2016 @06:38PM First US Offshore Wind Farm To Usher In New Era For Industry
Friday August 12, 2016 @12:12PM Rightscorp Threatens Every ISP in the United States
Thursday August 11, 2016 @07:17PM Tor Promises Not To Build Backdoors Into Its Services
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @03:48PM FCC Loses Court Battle To Let Cities Build their Own Broadband
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @12:41PM US Broadband: Still No ISP Choice For Many, Especially at Higher Speeds
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @07:50PM 6 Million Americans Exposed To High Levels of Chemicals In Drinking Water, Says Study
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @02:12PM Ad Board To Comcast: Stop Claiming You Have the 'Fastest Internet'
Monday August 08, 2016 @07:44PM Being Lazy Is a Sign of High Intelligence, Study Suggests
Monday August 08, 2016 @07:26PM White House Releases Federal Source Code Policy To Help Government Agencies Go Open Source
Monday August 08, 2016 @07:03PM Immigration Attorneys: Industry Pushes Foreign Labor, Claiming 'US Students Can't Hack It In Tech'
Monday August 08, 2016 @06:32PM Hacker Uses Fake Boarding Pass App To Get Into Fancy Airline Lounges
Monday August 08, 2016 @03:03PM AT&T Is Paying $7.75 Million in Refunds and Fines Over Sham Calls
Monday August 08, 2016 @02:13PM US Finds New Secret Software In VW Audi Engines, Says Report
Monday August 08, 2016 @12:20PM US To Auction $1.6 Million Worth of Bitcoin From Various Cases
Monday August 08, 2016 @08:51AM Delta Air Lines Grounded Around the World After Computer Outage
Sunday August 07, 2016 @06:11PM FBI Forced To Release 18 Hours of Spy Plane Footage
Sunday August 07, 2016 @02:14PM 32 States Offer Online Voting, But Experts Warn It Isn't Secure
Sunday August 07, 2016 @11:08AM Stem Cell Researchers Can Now Combine Animal and Human Embryos In The US
Saturday August 06, 2016 @07:45PM Ask Slashdot: What Should a Children's Computer Museum Look Like?
Saturday August 06, 2016 @07:17PM The New F-35 Is So Stealthy, It's Harder To Train Pilots
Saturday August 06, 2016 @06:45PM 'Mayhem' Wins $2M In DARPA's AI Hacking Contest, Draws EFF Scrutiny
Saturday August 06, 2016 @04:33PM Online Fame Distracts 9th-Grader Who Built That Clock Mistaken For A Bomb
Saturday August 06, 2016 @03:40PM Assange Says Wikileaks is 'Working On' Hacking Donald Trump's Tax Return
Saturday August 06, 2016 @01:03PM Mysterious, Ice-Buried Cold War Military Base May Be Unearthed By Climate Change
Saturday August 06, 2016 @12:36AM Luxury Liner SS United States Cannot Be Put Back In Service
Friday August 05, 2016 @10:40PM Florida District Considers Releasing GMO Mosquitos After Cayman Islands Experiment
Friday August 05, 2016 @05:54PM 1,000+ US Spies Are Protecting Rio Olympics, Says Report
Friday August 05, 2016 @01:21PM This Company Has Built a Profile On Every American Adult
Thursday August 04, 2016 @07:47PM North Korea Hopes To Plant Flag On The Moon Within 10 Years
Thursday August 04, 2016 @03:57PM Ask Slashdot: Should The DHS Designate Elections As Critical Infrastructure?
Thursday August 04, 2016 @02:16AM Average Broadband Speed in US Rises Above 50 Mbps For First Time
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @09:26PM Moon Express Gets FAA Approval For Lunar Mission In 2017
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @04:36PM Alphabet Will Begin Testing Project Wing Delivery Drones In the US
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @02:06AM US Air Force Declares F-35A Ready For Combat
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @08:04PM Dental Floss May Have No Medical Benefits, Says AP Report
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @05:34PM Judge Rules FBI Violated Fourth Amendment By Recording 200+ Hours of Audio At A Courthouse
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @05:13PM Microsoft's HoloLens Is Now On Sale To Anyone In The US Or Canada
Monday August 01, 2016 @01:57PM New York Governor Bars Sex Offenders From Playing Pokemon Go
Saturday July 30, 2016 @07:12PM America Uses Stealthy Submarines To Hack Other Countries' Systems
Saturday July 30, 2016 @06:50PM Famed Security Researcher 'Mudge' Creates New Algorithm For Measuring Code Security
Saturday July 30, 2016 @02:26PM Google Wi-Fi Kiosks in New York Promise No Privacy, 'Can Collect Anything'
Saturday July 30, 2016 @04:22AM The Chip Card Transition In the US Has Been a Disaster
Friday July 29, 2016 @08:38PM Snowden Questions WikiLeaks' Methods of Releasing Leaks
Friday July 29, 2016 @05:22PM World's Largest Solar Power Plant Planned For Chernobyl Nuclear Wasteland
Friday July 29, 2016 @04:20PM Court Ruling Shows The Internet Does Have Borders After All
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:44PM Judge Rules Political Robocalls Are Protected By First Amendment
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:30PM US Military Using $600K 'Drone Buggies' To Patrol Camps In Africa
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:15PM Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Becomes World's Third Richest Person
Friday July 29, 2016 @10:01AM FBI Probes Hacking of Democratic Congressional Group
Thursday July 28, 2016 @05:42PM Microsoft To Lay Off Another 2,850 People In the Next 12 Months
Thursday July 28, 2016 @12:43PM AT&T Violated Rule Requiring Low Prices For Schools, FCC Says
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @04:51PM Amazon Debuts a Dedicated Shop For Kickstarter Products
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @03:40PM Rio Olympics Will Be First Sporting Event Watched By 'Eye In The Sky' Drone Cameras
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @12:27PM Trump Calls For Russia To Cyber-Invade the United States To Find Clinton's 'Missing' Emails
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @11:43PM Florida Regulators OK Plan To Increase Toxins In Water
Monday July 25, 2016 @11:49PM Feds To Deploy Anti-Drone Software Near Wildfires
Monday July 25, 2016 @08:02PM Amazon Partners With UK Government To Test Drone Deliveries
Monday July 25, 2016 @07:03PM NIST Prepares To Ban SMS-Based Two-Factor Authentication
Monday July 25, 2016 @05:26PM China Releases Test Footage of Ballistic Missile Defense System
Monday July 25, 2016 @01:18PM Sprint CEO Hints at Price Hikes Ahead of iPhone 7
Monday July 25, 2016 @07:19AM Microsoft Can't Shield User Data From Government, Says Government
Sunday July 24, 2016 @06:33PM New Illinois Law Limits Police Use Of Cellphone-Tracking Stingray
Saturday July 23, 2016 @10:06PM 7-Eleven Just Used a Drone To Deliver Slurpees and a Chicken Sandwich
Saturday July 23, 2016 @06:03PM Homeland Security Border Agents Can Seize Your Phone
Friday July 22, 2016 @08:43PM Hillary Clinton Chooses Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine As Running Mate
Friday July 22, 2016 @07:23PM CRISPR: Chinese Scientists To Pioneer Gene-Editing Trial On Humans
Friday July 22, 2016 @05:18PM Issa Bill Would Kill A Big H-1B Loophole
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:32PM Edward Snowden At Comic-Con: 'I Live a Surprisingly Free Life'
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:04PM Apple: Pokemon Go Sets Record For Most Downloads In Its First Week
Thursday July 21, 2016 @07:00PM Texas Man Who Acted As Russian Agent Gets 10 Years' Prison
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:41PM Apple To Make $3 Billion From Pokemon Go
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:06PM 'The Wolf of Wall Street' Movie Was Financed With Stolen Money, Says DOJ
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @08:18PM Feds Seize KickassTorrents Domains and Arrest Owner In Poland
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @06:53PM BlackBerry CEO 'Disturbed' By Apple's Hard Line On Encryption
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:54PM EPA's Gasoline Efficiency Tests Provide No Valid Information At All
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:38PM China Bans Ad Blocking
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @04:15PM Verizon Begins Charging a Fee Just to Use an Older Router
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @03:57PM US Navy Faces $600M Lawsuit For Allegedly Pirating 3D VR Software
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @04:41PM Library of Congress Hit With a Denial-Of-Service Attack
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @01:46PM Army Special Operations Command Ditching Android For iPhone, Says Report
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @01:19PM Volkswagen Sued For Violating State Environmental Statutes With Dieselgate
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @08:03AM Google: Government Requests For User Data Hit All-Time High In Second Half Of 2015
Monday July 18, 2016 @09:57PM Taiwan Building Lunar Lander For NASA Moon-Mining Mission
Monday July 18, 2016 @06:27PM BuzzFeed and Washington Post To Use Robots For RNC Coverage
Monday July 18, 2016 @05:03PM Hacking Group 'OurMine' Claims Credit For Attack On Pokemon Go Servers
Monday July 18, 2016 @04:37PM RNC Is Preparing For Cyberattacks
Sunday July 17, 2016 @06:58PM The Case Against a Universal Basic Income
Sunday July 17, 2016 @06:16PM Cities Struggling To Crack Down On Airbnb Renters
Sunday July 17, 2016 @05:29PM U.S. Curtails Federal Election Observers
Saturday July 16, 2016 @10:24PM Is The DOJ Using Obsolete Software To Subvert FOIA Requests?
Saturday July 16, 2016 @11:56AM Paypal Founder Peter Thiel To Speak At Trump's Republican Convention
Saturday July 16, 2016 @01:53AM Jill Stein Pledges To Pardon Snowden and Appoint Him To Her Cabinet
Saturday July 16, 2016 @01:41AM Russia Is Building a Nuclear Space Bomber
Friday July 15, 2016 @10:25PM Patriot Act Expansion Fails In The House
Friday July 15, 2016 @06:43PM Newt Gingrich Says Visiting An ISIS Or Al Qaeda Website Should Be A Felony
Friday July 15, 2016 @05:11PM Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube Blocked In Turkey During Reported Coup Attempt
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:39PM Do You Have A Living Doppelgänger?
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:12PM Samsung In Talks With BYD To Buy Stake In Electric-Car Maker
Friday July 15, 2016 @01:55PM White House Pledges $400M To Back Speedier 5G Wireless Networks
Friday July 15, 2016 @01:32PM Comcast Expands $10 Low-Income Internet Plan
Thursday July 14, 2016 @09:14PM How President Jimmy Carter Saved The Space Shuttle
Thursday July 14, 2016 @04:20PM T-Mobile Gives Customers Free Pokemon Go Data
Thursday July 14, 2016 @04:11PM 145 Tech Leaders Say 'Trump Would Be A Disaster For Innovation'
Thursday July 14, 2016 @01:55PM Donald Trump To Announce Mike Pence As Vice-Presidential Running Mate
Thursday July 14, 2016 @11:47AM In Privacy Victory, Microsoft Wins Appeal Over Foreign Data Warrant
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @10:50PM 'Fourth Amendment Caucus' Aims To Fight Government Surveillance
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:01PM Pokemon Go Becomes Biggest Mobile Game In US History
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @03:23PM China Hacked US Banking Regulator From 2010 Until 2013 - and US Officials Covered It Up: Report
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @01:13PM 90% Of Software Developers Work Outside Silicon Valley
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @12:11AM US Judge Throws Out Cell Phone 'Stingray' Evidence For The First Time
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @11:57PM FBI Closes D.B. Cooper Investigation After 45 Years
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @06:11PM Leaky Database Leaves Oklahoma Police, Bank Vulnerable To Intruders
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @05:29PM FBI Has Collected 430,000 Iris Scans In 'Pilot Program'
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @12:40PM Bernie Sanders Endorses Hillary Clinton
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @07:53AM PC Shipments Return To Growth In the US
Monday July 11, 2016 @07:38PM Congress Is Trying To Expand The Patriot Act
Sunday July 10, 2016 @10:47PM A Medical Mystery of the Best Kind: Major Diseases Are In Decline
Sunday July 10, 2016 @08:35PM Kentucky Anonymous Member Indicted Three Years After FBI Raid
Sunday July 10, 2016 @06:02PM EFF Delivers 210,000 Signatures Opposing Trans-Pacific Partnership
Sunday July 10, 2016 @02:37PM Insect-Devouring Bats Now Welcomed in New York
Sunday July 10, 2016 @02:06PM Hostess Saves Twinkies By Automating, Fires 94% Of Their Workforce
Saturday July 09, 2016 @02:38AM Bitcoin 'Miners' Face Fight For Survival As New Supply Halves
Thursday July 07, 2016 @06:48PM IRS Is Suing Facebook Over Asset Transfers In Ireland
Thursday July 07, 2016 @06:01PM FBI Director: Guccifer Admitted He Lied About Hacking Hillary Clinton's Email
Thursday July 07, 2016 @04:50PM Wendy's Says More Than 1,000 Restaurants Affected By Hack
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @07:21PM Second Tesla Autopilot Crash Under Review By US Regulators
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @06:28PM DOJ Will Not File Charges Against Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:10PM Password Sharing Is a Federal Crime, Appeals Court Rules
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @03:56PM Walmart Now Lets You Pay With Phone At All 4,600 US Stores Via Walmart Pay
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @11:44AM More Than 500,000 Hoverboards Recalled Because of Fire Hazards
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @07:40PM Theranos Faces Congressional Inquiry Over Faulty Blood Tests
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @04:31PM Apple To Encourage Organ Donation With Health App
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @09:50AM Verizon To Hike Prices On Plans But Offer More Data
Monday July 04, 2016 @05:46PM Japan's First VR Porn Festival Shut Down Due To Unprecedented Popularity
Monday July 04, 2016 @04:58PM New Cars Are Too Expensive For The Typical Family, Says Study
Monday July 04, 2016 @10:41AM Tech Overtakes Finance Among Top Global Companies
Sunday July 03, 2016 @11:26PM America Expands Its Freedom of Information Act
Sunday July 03, 2016 @09:00PM New York Falls and Seattle Rises on 'America's Top Tech Cities' List
Sunday July 03, 2016 @06:04PM Interview With An 'NSA Hacker' Published By The Intercept
Saturday July 02, 2016 @04:05PM Amazon Gobbles Downtown Seattle, Builds Biospheres
Saturday July 02, 2016 @10:12AM Aaron Swartz Ebook's DRM Has Been Cracked
Friday July 01, 2016 @01:14AM Microsoft President Brad Smith: Computer Science Is Space Race of Today
Friday July 01, 2016 @12:21AM Data Can Help Fix America's Overcrowded Jails, Says White House
Thursday June 30, 2016 @08:35PM 'Healing' Detected In Antarctic Ozone Hole, Says Study
Thursday June 30, 2016 @05:07PM US Regulators Investigating Tesla Over Use of 'Autopilot' Mode Linked To Fatal Crash
Thursday June 30, 2016 @01:22AM US Efforts To Regulate Encryption Have Been Flawed, Government Report Finds
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @11:40PM Congressman Wants Ransomware Attacks To Trigger Breach Notifications
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @07:25PM DMCA Notices Remove 8,268 Projects On Github In 2015
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @06:54PM Google's 'FASTER' 9000km, 60Tbps Transpacific Fiber Optics Cable Completed
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @06:32PM FCC Says TV Airwaves Being Sold For Wireless Use Are Worth $86.4 Billion
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @05:29PM UK Has Fastest Mobile Internet While US Lags Behind, Says Report
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @05:05PM ACLU Lawsuit Challenges Computer Fraud and Abuse Act