Slashdot Items Tagged "internet"

Date / Time Story
Monday February 08, 2016 @06:50PM The Internet of Broken Things
Monday February 08, 2016 @03:59PM Anti-Piracy Group BREIN Demands Torrents Time Cease and Desist
Monday February 08, 2016 @09:08AM India Blocks Facebook's Free Basics Internet Service
Thursday February 04, 2016 @02:41PM All 12 Member Countries Sign Off On the TPP
Thursday February 04, 2016 @08:44AM Cisco To Acquire IoT Company Jasper For $1.4 Billion
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @06:06PM Link Rot Rx: 'Amber' Add-on For WordPress and Drupal
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @12:17AM How the Raspberry Pi Can Automatically Tweet Complaints About Your Slow Internet
Sunday January 31, 2016 @11:07PM Big Satellite Systems, Simulated On Your Desktop
Saturday January 30, 2016 @01:25PM Sensitive Information Can Be Revealed From Tor Hidden Services On Apache
Friday January 29, 2016 @08:56PM Europe Now Has Its Own "Most Wanted Fugitives" Web Page
Friday January 29, 2016 @04:00PM Ask Slashdot: Why Are Major Companies Exiting the Spam Filtering Business?
Friday January 29, 2016 @03:15PM Google Will Soon Let You Know By Default When Websites Are Unencrypted
Friday January 29, 2016 @03:12PM T-Mobile's Binge On Violates Net Neutrality, Says Stanford Report
Friday January 29, 2016 @11:41AM Canadian Government Lobbies Europe To Pass CETA
Thursday January 28, 2016 @11:22AM 1 In 3 Home Routers Will Be Used As Public Wi-Fi Hotspots By 2017
Monday January 25, 2016 @07:09AM The Clock Is Ticking For the US To Relinquish Control of ICANN
Sunday January 24, 2016 @08:52AM Privacy Ombudsman Could Handle EU Complaints About US Surveillance
Saturday January 23, 2016 @09:56PM IoT Security Is So Bad, There's a Search Engine For Sleeping Kids
Friday January 22, 2016 @07:37PM Google Says It Killed 780 Million 'Bad Ads' In 2015
Friday January 22, 2016 @07:05PM Civil Construction Wipes Out Internet Connectivity Across Africa
Thursday January 21, 2016 @08:19AM Former Mozilla CEO Launches Security-Centric Browser Brave
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @09:07AM Netflix Executive Admits a VPN-Blocking Policy Might Be Impossible To Enforce
Friday January 15, 2016 @09:03PM Geoblocking, Licensing, and Piracy Make For Tough Choices at Netflix
Thursday January 14, 2016 @04:42PM Kentucky Bill Proposes Ban On Some Social Media Comments
Tuesday January 12, 2016 @05:19PM Verizon Accused of Helping Spammers by Routing Millions of Stolen IP Addresses
Saturday January 09, 2016 @10:32PM After Two Fixes, OAuth Standard Deemed Secure
Friday January 08, 2016 @06:06PM After Years of Serving X11, X.Org Stands To Lose Its One-Letter Domain
Thursday January 07, 2016 @05:43PM Cuba's Nationwide Sneakernet: a Model For Developing Nations?
Thursday January 07, 2016 @02:05PM Which do You Prefer: Mobile Web Apps or Mobile Websites? (Video)
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:38AM Malvertising Campaign Used a Free Certificate From Let's Encrypt
Sunday December 27, 2015 @01:06PM North Korea's Operating System Analyzed
Saturday December 26, 2015 @09:31PM Twitter Says It's Beating the Trolls
Saturday December 26, 2015 @09:47AM Vice: Internet Freedom Is Actively Dissolving In America
Thursday December 17, 2015 @03:09PM Comcast Typo Penalizes Wrong Customer For Data Usage
Thursday December 17, 2015 @11:38AM Why Won't T-Mobile Let Us Binge On All Of It?
Sunday December 13, 2015 @06:22PM Why Governments Lie About Encryption Backdoors
Saturday December 12, 2015 @05:55PM Google Bans Symantec Root Certificates
Thursday December 10, 2015 @12:20PM Chubb To Offer UK 'Troll Insurance' Policy
Thursday December 10, 2015 @11:25AM France Will Not Ban Wi-Fi Or Tor, Prime Minister Says
Thursday December 10, 2015 @10:12AM Ex-US State Dept. Worker Pleads Guilty To Extensive Sextortion Case
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @09:51AM In Kazakhstan, the Internet Backdoors You
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @08:42AM Spotting And Culling Terrorist Groups On Social Media: Pipe Dream, or Possibility?
Saturday December 05, 2015 @01:40AM No More Security Fixes For Older OpenSSL Branches
Thursday December 03, 2015 @03:16PM Let's Encrypt Is Now In Public Beta
Monday November 30, 2015 @07:38AM Creator of Relay On BITNET, Predecessor of IRC, Dies
Friday November 27, 2015 @07:53PM Ask Slashdot: Is There a Bookmark Manager That Actually Manages Bookmarks?
Thursday November 26, 2015 @08:06AM Google Scours 1.2 Million URLs To Conform With EU's "Right To Be Forgotten" Law
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @12:53PM Judge Wipes Out Safe Harbor Provision In DMCA, Makes Cox Accomplice of Piracy
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @08:31AM Yahoo Denies Ad-blocking Users Access To Email
Monday November 23, 2015 @10:24AM Stack Overflow and the Zeitgeist of Computer Programming
Friday November 20, 2015 @12:17PM UK's Gigaclear Launches 5 Gbps Fiber Broadband Service
Thursday November 19, 2015 @10:17AM New Anti-Piracy Law In Australia Already Being Abused
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @11:24AM Fire Takes Azerbaijan Offline
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @08:11AM Snowden Says It's Your Duty To Use an Ad Blocker (for Security)
Friday November 13, 2015 @08:32AM Broadband Bills Will Have To Increase To Pay For Snooper's Charter, MPs Warned
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @12:19PM The Dark Net Drug Market That Survived Ukraine's Civil War
Sunday November 01, 2015 @05:41PM How a Group of Rural Washington Neighbors Created Their Own Internet Service
Friday October 30, 2015 @07:18PM Cuba's Internet Routing Is Messed Up
Thursday October 29, 2015 @12:27PM Google Threatens Action Against Symantec After Botched Investigation
Thursday October 29, 2015 @10:54AM Google Fiber Goes Down During World Series, Credits KC 2 Days of Service
Monday October 26, 2015 @11:52AM NY To Probe Broadband Providers Over Internet Speeds
Saturday October 24, 2015 @04:33AM European ISPs Exaggerate Performance; US ISPs Slower But More Honest
Thursday October 22, 2015 @09:39AM Researchers Warn Computer Clocks Can Be Easily Scrambled Via NTP Flaws
Monday October 19, 2015 @03:31PM Feds Looking Into Reports CIA Director's Email Was Hacked
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:36AM Playboy Drops Nudity As Internet Fills Demand
Thursday October 08, 2015 @08:58AM IP Address May Associate Lyft CTO With Uber Data Breach
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @07:11AM NY Times Passes 1M Digital Subscribers
Sunday October 04, 2015 @12:48PM Ask Slashdot: Best Country For Secure Online Hosting?
Saturday October 03, 2015 @05:12PM Selected Provisions: TPP, CETA, and TiSA Trade Agreements
Friday October 02, 2015 @12:43AM China Beats US In Early Cuban Internet Infrastructure Investment
Friday October 02, 2015 @12:41AM Peeple, the 'Yelp-For-People' App, Inspires Hilarious (And Righteous) Rage
Thursday October 01, 2015 @12:55PM We Asked Doc Searls: Do Ad Blockers Cause Cancer? (Video)
Thursday September 24, 2015 @03:53PM US Rank Drops To 55th In 4G LTE Speeds
Saturday September 19, 2015 @06:39PM The Economics of Drug Sales On the Dark Web
Saturday September 19, 2015 @06:13PM Symantec Subsidiary Thawte Issues Rogue Google Certificates
Saturday September 19, 2015 @08:33AM UrlHosted Experiment: Host Content Within the URL
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @07:49AM Ask Slashdot: Can Any Wireless Tech Challenge Fiber To the Home?
Sunday August 30, 2015 @09:21PM CenturyLink Takes $3B In Subsidies For Building Out Rural Broadband
Saturday August 29, 2015 @10:47PM Malaysia Blocking Websites Based On Political Content
Saturday August 29, 2015 @01:26PM Germany Wants Facebook To Obey Its Rules About Holocaust Denial
Friday August 28, 2015 @10:26AM Ubuntu Is the Dominant Cloud OS
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @11:42AM Virgin Media To Base a Public Wi-Fi Net On Paying Customers' Routers
Thursday August 20, 2015 @01:50PM Startup Builds Prototype For Floating Data Center
Friday August 14, 2015 @08:57PM Can Cuba Skip Cell Phone Connectivity?
Friday August 14, 2015 @07:35PM New Rules From the FCC Open Up New Access To Wi-Fi
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @10:15AM Internet's Deep Infrastructure Could Double As a Sensor Network For Earthquakes and More
Sunday August 09, 2015 @04:15PM Cuba Uses Big Data To Help Tourism, But Their Networks Lack Capacity
Saturday August 08, 2015 @03:31PM Fourth Bangladeshi Blogger Murdered
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @06:04PM How Boing Boing Handled an FBI Subpoena Over Its Tor Exit Node
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @07:50AM NTT, Japan's Largest Fixed Telecom Provider, Begins Phasing Out ADSL
Saturday August 01, 2015 @02:30PM Facebook's Slender 'Aquila' Drone To Provide Internet In Remote Areas
Saturday August 01, 2015 @02:15PM ARIN IPv4 Addresses Run Out Tomorrow
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:56AM Interviews: Kim Dotcom Answers Your Questions
Friday July 24, 2015 @10:33PM Gigabit Internet Access Now Supported By 84 US ISPs
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @05:31PM As Nations Hack Each Other, Protecting Personal Information Must Become Priority
Friday July 17, 2015 @05:50PM New Unicode Bug Discovered For Common Japanese Character "No"
Friday July 17, 2015 @05:25PM A Welcome Shift: Spam Now Constitutes Less Than Half of All Email
Thursday July 16, 2015 @07:33AM Google To Provide Free Internet For Public Housing Residents To All Fiber Markets
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @08:48PM Anonymizing Wi-Fi Device Project Unexpectedly Halted
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @11:50AM Ask Slashdot: VPN Solution To Connect Mixed-Environment Households?
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @11:33AM As Cloud Growth Booms, Server Farms Get Super-Sized
Monday July 13, 2015 @06:40AM Undersea Cable Break Disrupts Life In Northern Mariana Islands
Saturday July 11, 2015 @08:15AM Linux Foundation's Census Project Ranks Software At Risk
Thursday July 09, 2015 @10:02AM OpenSSL Patches Critical Certificate Forgery Bug
Thursday July 02, 2015 @09:37AM North America Runs Out of IPv4 Addresses
Thursday July 02, 2015 @07:00AM San Francisco Fiber Optic Cable Cutter Strikes Again
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @04:35PM Soneone is Cutting Fiber Optic Cables in San Francisco
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @11:10AM Interviews: Brian Krebs Answers Your Questions
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @09:59AM Cisco To Acquire OpenDNS
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @09:57AM RFC 7568 Deprecates SSLv3 As Insecure
Friday June 26, 2015 @07:35AM Study: Major ISPs Slowing Traffic Across the US
Thursday June 25, 2015 @05:21PM Google Tests Code Repository Service
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @07:19PM Virtually Climb El Capitan With Google's First Vertical Street View
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @11:36AM SpaceX and OneWeb -- Same Goal, Different Technology and Strategy
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @07:53AM Australia Passes Site-Blocking Legislation
Monday June 22, 2015 @11:43AM Ask Slashdot: How Effective Is Your ISP's Spam Filter?
Saturday June 20, 2015 @01:29AM 5G Network Speed Defined As 20 Gbps By the International Telecommunication Union
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @07:44AM The Words That Indicate Malicious Domain URLs
Monday June 15, 2015 @05:49AM North Korea Blocks Data Access For Foreigners
Sunday June 14, 2015 @06:32PM ISP Breaking Net Neutrality? The FCC's Got a Complaint Form For That
Saturday June 13, 2015 @08:37AM France Claims Right To Censor Search Results Globally
Thursday June 11, 2015 @09:12AM Australian ISPs Will Be Forced To Block (Some) Pirate Websites
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @11:01AM US Army Website Hacked By Syrian Electronic Army
Friday June 05, 2015 @07:43PM How Ready Is IPv6 To Succeed IPv4?
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @01:28PM Cable Companies Hate Cord-Cutting, but It's Not Going Away (Video)
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @12:34PM Professional Russian Trolling Exposed
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @08:34AM Charter Strikes $56B Deal For Time Warner Cable
Sunday May 24, 2015 @05:18PM Firefox's Optional Tracking Protection Reduces Load Time For News Sites By 44%
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @05:55PM 'Logjam' Vulnerability Threatens Encrypted Connections
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @09:52AM Microwave Comms Betwen Population Centers Could Be Key To Easing Internet Bottlenecks
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @07:43AM Swedish Court Orders Seizure of Pirate Bay Domains
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @07:32AM Closing This Summer: Verizon To Scoop Up AOL For $4.4 Billion
Monday May 11, 2015 @03:01AM Australia: Your Digital Games (and Movies!) Could Be About to Jump In Price
Sunday May 10, 2015 @11:04PM FCC Tosses Petition Challenging Its New Internet Regulations
Thursday May 07, 2015 @12:23AM LinkedIn Used To Create Database of 27,000 US Intelligence Personnel
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @02:16PM Europe Vows To Get Rid of Geo-Blocking
Monday May 04, 2015 @05:24PM Internet Customers Surpass Cable Subscribers at Comcast
Sunday May 03, 2015 @09:48AM Chrome Passes 25% Market Share, IE and Firefox Slip
Friday April 24, 2015 @10:15PM Pirate Bay Blockade Censors CloudFlare Customers
Monday April 20, 2015 @02:44PM New Dark Web Market Is Selling Zero-Day Exploits
Monday April 20, 2015 @09:00AM Google To Propose QUIC As IETF Standard
Sunday April 19, 2015 @03:28PM Chrome 43 Should Help Batten Down HTTPS Sites
Saturday April 18, 2015 @03:32PM Ask Slashdot: What Features Would You Like In a Search Engine?
Saturday April 18, 2015 @01:33AM Twitter Moves Non-US Accounts To Ireland, and Away From the NSA
Friday April 17, 2015 @09:19PM Google Ready To Unleash Thousands of Balloons In Project Loon
Friday April 10, 2015 @09:48PM BitTorrent Launches Beta of Torrent-Based Browser Project Maelstrom
Thursday April 09, 2015 @12:12PM Reason: How To Break the Internet (in a Bad Way)
Monday April 06, 2015 @11:57AM 'Revenge Porn' Operator Gets 18 Years In Prison
Sunday April 05, 2015 @06:23PM Outside Beijing, a Military-style Bootcamp For "Internet Addiction"
Saturday April 04, 2015 @03:07PM UK's Tories Promise To Enact Age Limits For Viewing Online Porn
Friday April 03, 2015 @08:39PM Sen. Feinstein Says Anarchist Cookbook Should Be "Removed From the Internet"
Thursday April 02, 2015 @04:27PM Comcast Planning 2Gbps Service, Starting With Atlanta
Thursday April 02, 2015 @10:33AM As Trade Restrictions Crumble, Airbnb Offers Rooms In Cuba
Thursday April 02, 2015 @09:33AM EFF: Wider Use of HTTPS Could Have Prevented Attack Against GitHub
Thursday April 02, 2015 @07:31AM Chinese Certificate Authority CNNIC Is Dropped From Google Products
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @09:48AM EU Commission Divided Over Nation-Specific Content Blocking
Friday March 27, 2015 @07:14PM UK Licensing Site Requires MSIE Emulation, But Won't Work With MSIE
Tuesday March 24, 2015 @10:58AM Ask Slashdot: What Happened To Semantic Publishing?
Monday March 23, 2015 @09:59AM Stallman joins Internet, talks net neutrality, patents and more
Friday March 20, 2015 @07:13PM ISPs Worry About FCC's 'Future Conduct' Policing
Thursday March 19, 2015 @09:48AM Why the USA is stuck at the gates of a telecommuting revolution
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @12:42PM France Will Block Web Sites That Promote Terrorism
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @07:46AM This App Lets You Piggyback Facebook's Free Internet To Access Any Site
Monday March 16, 2015 @09:22AM Cuba Approves First Public Wi-Fi Hub In Havana
Thursday March 12, 2015 @09:04PM FCC Posts Its 400-Page Net Neutrality Order
Thursday March 12, 2015 @02:28PM OpenSSL To Undergo Massive Security Audit
Thursday March 05, 2015 @10:04AM Schneier: Either Everyone Is Cyber-secure Or No One Is
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @09:15AM Linux and multiple internet uplinks: a new tool
Friday February 27, 2015 @08:52PM Google Taking Over New TLDs
Friday February 27, 2015 @07:23PM Google Reverses Stance, Allows Porn On Blogger After Backlash
Sunday February 22, 2015 @06:54PM Inside the Business of Online Reputation Spin
Sunday February 22, 2015 @11:33AM Iran Allows VPNs To Make Millions In Profit
Saturday February 21, 2015 @08:50PM Ask Slashdot: Parental Content Control For Free OSs?
Friday February 20, 2015 @06:29PM Australian ISPs To Introduce '3-Strike' Style Anti-piracy Scheme
Friday February 20, 2015 @06:27PM What Your Online Comments Say About You
Saturday February 14, 2015 @11:34AM The revolution wasn't televised: The early days of YouTube
Friday February 13, 2015 @09:48PM 'Google Search On Steroids' Brings Dark Web To Light
Saturday February 07, 2015 @05:44PM Sites Featuring "Terrorism" Or "Child Pornography" To Be Blocked In France
Saturday February 07, 2015 @03:38PM The Man Squatting On Millions of Dollars Worth of Domain Names
Saturday February 07, 2015 @03:02PM Utah Cyberattacks, Up To 300 Million Per Day, May Be Aimed At NSA Facility
Saturday February 07, 2015 @02:56PM NYPD Creates Fake Social Media Profiles To Track Loud Parties, Underage Drinking
Thursday February 05, 2015 @09:04AM Twitter CEO: "We Suck" At Dealing With Trolls, Vows To Kick Them Out
Wednesday February 04, 2015 @11:44AM New Fiber Optic Signal Processing Technique Doubles Communication Distance
Sunday February 01, 2015 @01:34PM Google Security Reward Program Gets New Characteristics
Saturday January 31, 2015 @12:02AM BT Unveils 1000Mbps Capable G.fast Broadband Rollout For the United Kingdom
Friday January 30, 2015 @07:47AM FCC Officially Approves Change In the Definition of Broadband
Friday January 30, 2015 @07:44AM Mozilla Dusts Off Old Servers, Lights Up Tor Relays
Friday January 30, 2015 @07:43AM Ask Slashdot: When and How Did Europe Leapfrog the US For Internet Access?
Thursday January 29, 2015 @06:56PM 'Never Miss Another Delivery' - if You Have a TrackPIN (Video)
Sunday January 25, 2015 @06:40PM Verizon, Cable Lobby Oppose Spec-Bump For Broadband Definition
Saturday January 24, 2015 @07:21PM In Addition To Project Spartan, Windows 10 Will Include Internet Explorer
Saturday January 24, 2015 @04:52PM OpenSSL 1.0.2 Released
Thursday January 22, 2015 @10:05AM Blackberry CEO: Net Neutrality Means Mandating Cross-Platform Apps
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @08:33AM UK ISPs EE, Virgin and Vodafone Back Net Neutrality
Monday January 19, 2015 @11:21AM New Collaborative Project Wants to Systematize Complex Problem Solving Online
Monday January 19, 2015 @12:14AM NSA Hack of N. Korea Convinced Obama NK Was Behind Sony Hack
Sunday January 18, 2015 @04:28PM Elon Musk's Proposed Internet-by-Satellite System Could Link With Mars Colonies
Sunday January 18, 2015 @02:41PM Republican Bill Aims To Thwart the FCC's Leaning Towards Title II
Sunday January 18, 2015 @10:59AM Cuba's Pending Tech Revolution
Friday January 16, 2015 @02:21PM Who's Responsible When Your Semi-Autonomous Shopping Bot Purchases Drugs Online?