Slashdot Items Tagged "internet"

Date / Time Story
Monday March 27, 2017 @11:01AM Microsoft Yanks Docs.com Search After Complaints of Exposed Sensitive Files
Saturday March 25, 2017 @05:39PM UK Broadband Customers Set To Receive Millions In Compensation For Bad Service
Saturday March 25, 2017 @03:13PM 'Why The US Senate's Vote To Throw Out ISP Privacy Laws Isn't All Bad'
Friday March 24, 2017 @07:35PM Venezuelan Developers Are Using Bitcoin, Rare Pepe Trading Cards To Fight Against a Dismal Economy
Friday March 24, 2017 @04:29PM Judge: eBay Can't Be Sued Over Seller Accused of Patent Infringement
Thursday March 23, 2017 @06:14PM Google Reducing Trust In Symantec Certificates Following Numerous Slip-Ups
Thursday March 23, 2017 @05:04PM YouTube Loses Major Advertisers Over Offensive Videos
Thursday March 23, 2017 @04:28PM SixXS IPv6 Tunnel Provider Is Shutting Down
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @07:10PM LastPass Bugs Allow Malicious Websites To Steal Passwords
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @05:31PM W3C Erects DRM As Web Standard
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @03:57PM 'Dig Once' Bill Could Bring Fiber Internet To Much of the US
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @11:25AM Cord-Cutting Isn't Nearly as Significant as Cable Providers Make It Out To Be
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @11:15AM Google Contemplating Removing Chrome 'Close Other Tabs' and 'Close Tabs to the Right' Options
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @01:49AM Reddit To Transform Into a Social Network With New Profile Pages
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @01:35AM Why American Farmers Are Hacking Their Tractors With Ukrainian Firmware
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @07:30PM Microsoft's Edge Was Most Hacked Browser At Pwn2Own 2017, While Chrome Remained Unhackable
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @04:35PM Google Cancels Some Fiber Internet Installations in Kansas City
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @03:08PM Microsoft Outlook, Skype, OneDrive Hit By Another Authentication Issue
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:21PM After Years Waiting For Google Fiber, KC Residents Get Cancellation Emails
Sunday March 19, 2017 @03:09PM NY Bill Would Require Removal of Inaccurate, Irrelevant Or Excessive Statements
Saturday March 18, 2017 @01:24AM Bruce Schneier Calls for IoT Legislation, Argues The Internet Is Becoming One Giant Robot
Friday March 17, 2017 @11:23PM Could We Eliminate Spam With DMARC?
Friday March 17, 2017 @04:20PM YouTube To Discontinue Video Annotations Because They Never Worked On Mobile
Friday March 17, 2017 @03:53PM Netflix Replacing Star Ratings With Thumbs Up and Thumbs Down
Friday March 17, 2017 @12:44PM Firefox Goes PulseAudio Only, Leaves ALSA Users With No Sound
Thursday March 16, 2017 @09:21PM Google Releases Open Source 'Guetzli' JPEG Encoder
Thursday March 16, 2017 @11:04AM Slashdot Asks: Is the Internet Killing Old and New Art Forms or Helping Them Grow?
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @04:09PM Court Orders ISP To Hand Identities Behind 5,300 IP Addresses To Copyright Trolls
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @05:25PM You Can Now Send, Request Money In Gmail On Android
Monday March 13, 2017 @07:59PM NYC Sues Verizon For Breaking Promise To Make FiOS Available To All Residents
Monday March 13, 2017 @05:38PM Facebook and Instagram Ban Developers From Using Data For Surveillance
Monday March 13, 2017 @04:46PM Online Job Sites May Block Older Workers
Monday March 13, 2017 @01:13PM 'We Didn't Lose Control Of Our Personal Data -- It Was Stolen From Us By People Farmers'
Monday March 13, 2017 @12:33AM Tim Berners-Lee Warns About the Web's Three Biggest Threats
Saturday March 11, 2017 @04:05PM How Seven Movie Studios Forced A Pirated Movie Site Offline
Saturday March 11, 2017 @12:27PM Will WebAssembly Replace JavaScript?
Friday March 10, 2017 @09:43PM Filmmakers Take Dutch State To Court Over Lost Piracy Revenue
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:17PM Blogger Wins Libel Damages Over Columnist's Tweets
Friday March 10, 2017 @02:36PM Africa Gets Its Own Web Address
Friday March 10, 2017 @09:28AM Google Launches Official Gmail Add-On Program
Friday March 10, 2017 @09:21AM Chrome 57 Arrives With CSS Grid Layout and API Improvements
Thursday March 09, 2017 @08:35PM Google's reCAPTCHA Turns 'Invisible,' Will Separate Bots From People Without Challenges
Thursday March 09, 2017 @06:31PM EU Court Sets Limit On 'Right To Be Forgotten' In Company Registers
Thursday March 09, 2017 @06:12PM Nearly 200,000 Wi-Fi Cameras Are Open To Hacking
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @05:02PM Ask Slashdot: Should You Use Password Managers?
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @04:32PM GOP Senators' New Bill Would Let ISPs Sell Your Web Browsing Data
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @10:05AM Firefox 52 Is The Last Version of Firefox For Windows XP and Vista
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @01:20AM Google AMP Is Rolling Out For 1 Billion People In Asia-Pacific Region
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @01:11AM The Dark Web Has Shrunk By 85%
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @05:57PM Developer Proclaims Death of Cyberfox Web Browser
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @05:24PM WikiLeaks CIA Files: The 6 Biggest Spying Secrets Revealed By the Release of 'Vault 7'
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @12:00PM Microsoft Says It Is Working On Fix After Users Report Skype, Outlook, Xbox Live Outages
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @09:03AM For the First Time, More US Households Have Netflix Than a DVR
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @07:12AM The Dark Web Has Shrunk by 85%
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @02:06AM Mozilla Firefox 52 Released As ESR Branch, Will Receive Security Updates Until 2018
Monday March 06, 2017 @04:37PM Sprint 'Betting Big On Trump,' Could Merge With T-Mobile Or Comcast
Monday March 06, 2017 @04:24PM Ask Slashdot: Best File System For the Ages?
Monday March 06, 2017 @04:06PM University of California, Berkeley, To Delete Publicly Available Educational Content
Sunday March 05, 2017 @07:45PM FBI Dismisses Child Porn Case Rather Than Reveal Their Tor Browser Exploit
Sunday March 05, 2017 @12:47AM Streaming TV Sites Now Have More Subscribers Than Cable TV
Saturday March 04, 2017 @10:05PM After 19 Years, DMOZ Will Close, Announces AOL
Friday March 03, 2017 @09:43PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Handle A Bogus Copyright Infringement Notice?
Friday March 03, 2017 @08:02PM Google Open Sources Encrypted Email Extension For Chrome
Friday March 03, 2017 @07:08PM Free Software Foundation Challenges Tim Berners-Lee On DRM
Friday March 03, 2017 @06:38PM Snapchat Wanted $150K To Not Run NRA Ads On Gun Control Group Videos
Friday March 03, 2017 @12:46AM Mike Pence Used His AOL Email For Indiana State Business -- and It Got Hacked
Thursday March 02, 2017 @04:46PM One Bitcoin Is Now Worth More Than One Ounce of Gold
Thursday March 02, 2017 @03:30PM AI Scientists Gather to Plot Doomsday Scenarios
Thursday March 02, 2017 @02:45PM An Incorrect Command Entered By Employee Triggered Disruptions To S3 Storage Service, Knocking Down Dozens of Websites, Amazon Says
Thursday March 02, 2017 @10:17AM A Norwegian Website Is Making Readers Pass a Quiz Before Commenting
Thursday March 02, 2017 @10:00AM Netflix Uses AI in Its New Codec To Compress Video Scene By Scene
Thursday March 02, 2017 @02:30AM Google Chrome Users On Apple MacOS Get Enhanced Safe Browsing Protection
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @09:26PM Yahoo Says Forged Cookie Attack Accessed About 32 Million Accounts
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @07:49PM Marissa Mayer Is Giving Yahoo Employees Her Annual Bonus To Make Up For Massive Hacks
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:45PM Researcher Breaks ReCAPTCHA Using Google's Speech Recognition API
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:30PM IBM Gets a Patent On 'Out-of-Office' Email Messages -- In 2017
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:04PM White House Supports Renewal of Spy Law Without Reforms
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @01:46PM Spotify Is Testing a Lossless Subscription Tier For $15 to $20 Per Month
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @06:44PM Severe SQL Injection Flaw Discovered In WordPress Plugin With Over 1 Million Installs
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:41PM YouTube Unveils YouTube TV, Its Live TV Streaming Service
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @02:54PM Amazon's Cloud Service Has Outage, Disrupting Sites
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @01:34PM FCC Chairman Calls Net Neutrality a 'Mistake'
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @01:17AM One Billion Hours of YouTube Are Watched Every Day
Monday February 27, 2017 @04:38PM Mozilla Acquires Pocket and Its More Than 10 Million Users
Saturday February 25, 2017 @04:11PM Ask Slashdot: How Are You Responding To Cloudbleed?
Friday February 24, 2017 @06:32PM FCC To Halt Rule That Protects Your Private Data From Security Breaches
Thursday February 23, 2017 @11:19PM Cloudflare Leaks Sensitive User Data Across the Web
Thursday February 23, 2017 @05:14PM FCC Votes To Lift Net Neutrality Transparency Rules For Smaller Internet Providers
Thursday February 23, 2017 @05:06PM Study Reveals Bot-On-Bot Editing Wars Raging On Wikipedia's Pages
Thursday February 23, 2017 @04:25PM Website Builder Wix Acquires Art Community DeviantArt For $36 Million
Thursday February 23, 2017 @09:16AM Google Releases an AI Tool For Publishers To Spot and Weed Out Toxic Comments
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @10:22PM Judge Blocks California Law Limiting Publication of Actor's Ages
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @07:50PM College Senior Turns His Honda Civic Into a Self-Driving Car Using Free Hardware, Software
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:57PM 'We Won't Block Pirate Bay,' Swedish Telecoms Giant Says
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:36PM Wyden To Introduce Bill To Prohibit Warrantless Phone Searches At Border
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @02:45PM Netflix Just Announced a User Focused Security Application
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @01:59PM GlobalSign Supports Billions of Device Identities In an Effort To Secure the IoT
Monday February 20, 2017 @10:20PM How is The New York Times Really Doing?
Monday February 20, 2017 @10:49AM The Death of the Click
Saturday February 18, 2017 @05:26PM Software Goes Through Beta Testing. Should Online College Courses?
Saturday February 18, 2017 @02:46PM Techdirt Asks Judge To Dismiss Another Lawsuit By That Guy Who Didn't Invent Email
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:54PM PewDiePie Calls Out the 'Old-School Media' For Spiteful Dishonesty
Friday February 17, 2017 @11:01PM Congressman Calls For Probe Into Trump's Unsecured Android Phone
Friday February 17, 2017 @07:41PM Mozilla Thunderbird Finally Makes Its Way Back Into Debian's Repos
Friday February 17, 2017 @02:38PM Malta IT Law Association says new Law is Threat to Internet Freedom in Malta
Friday February 17, 2017 @12:35PM Mozilla Will Deprecate XUL Add-ons Before the End of 2017
Friday February 17, 2017 @11:58AM Breakthrough in Alphabet's Balloon-Based Internet Project Means It Might Actually Wor
Thursday February 16, 2017 @04:56PM Swedish Court Rules: 'Block the Pirate Bay For Next 3 Years'
Thursday February 16, 2017 @03:02PM CloudFlare Puts Pirate Sites on New IP Addresses, Avoids Cogent Blockade
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:49PM JavaScript Attack Breaks ASLR On 22 CPU Architectures
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @07:49PM Apple Will Fight 'Right To Repair' Legislation
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @07:23PM Is IoT a Reason To Learn C?
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @07:06PM How Algorithms May Affect You
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @06:40PM Facebook To Autoplay Videos With Sound On By Default
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @05:17PM Disney, YouTube Cut Ties With PewDiePie, Top YouTube Submitter, Over Anti-Semitic Videos
Monday February 13, 2017 @09:42PM US National Weather Service Suffered 'Catastrophic' Outage; Website Stopped Sending Forecasts, Warnings
Monday February 13, 2017 @05:47PM Playboy Is Featuring Naked Women Again -- After Dropping Nudity a Year Ago Due To the Internet
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:26PM Chrome's Sandbox Feature Infringes On Three Patents So Google Must Now Pay $20 Million
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:19PM Ransomware Insurance Is Coming
Sunday February 12, 2017 @10:15PM 34 'Highly Toxic Users' Wrote 9% of the Personal Attacks On Wikipedia
Sunday February 12, 2017 @08:10AM Wikipedia Comments Destroyed by a Few Highly Toxic Users
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:55AM Twitter Announces (More) Hate-Speech Fighting Tools (Again)
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:38AM PayPal's 'Policy Update' Includes Price Hikes
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:01AM Spammer Faces Decades In Prison For Sending More Than 1 Million Spam Emails
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:21AM TeraHertz Transmitter Can Push 100Gbps+ Wireless Speeds Via a Single Channel
Friday February 10, 2017 @06:34PM Senators Push Trump Administration For Clarity On Privacy Act Exclusions
Friday February 10, 2017 @04:37PM The Man Who Broke Ticketmaster
Friday February 10, 2017 @10:43AM Internet Backbone Provider Cogent Blocks Pirate Bay and Other 'Pirate' Sites
Friday February 10, 2017 @08:55AM Most of the Web Really Sucks If You Have a Slow Connection
Thursday February 09, 2017 @09:10PM Attacks On WordPress Sites Intensify As Hackers Deface Over 1.5 Million Pages
Thursday February 09, 2017 @01:09PM Tor's Ooniprobe, Now Available On Android and iOS, Helps People Track Internet Censorship
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @06:05PM Wikipedia Bans Daily Mail As 'Unreliable' Source
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @04:55PM Police Arrest Five Men For Selling Kodi Boxes 'Fully Loaded' With Illegal Streaming Apps
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @04:44PM Comcast Should Stop Claiming It Has 'Fastest Internet,' Ad Board Rules
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @02:25PM Why Has Cameroon Blocked the Internet?
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @12:49PM Apple Seeks To Position Metal as Part of New 3D Graphics Standard For Web
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @07:23PM The Metropolitan Museum of Art Makes 375,000 Images Available For Free
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @06:22PM 72% of 'Anonymous' Browsing History Can Be Attached To the Real User
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @05:11PM World of Warcraft Gold Can Now Be Used To Buy Other Blizzard Games
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @11:00AM Movie Industry Wants Irish ISPs To Block Pirate Movie Streaming Portals
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @12:25AM Dozens of Popular iOS Apps Vulnerable To Intercept of TLS-Protected Data
Monday February 06, 2017 @02:42AM DRM Company Denuvo Forgets To Secure Its Server, Leaks Two Years Of Emails
Sunday February 05, 2017 @03:37PM Anonymous Takes Down 10,613 Dark Web Portals
Sunday February 05, 2017 @12:31AM Massive Study Links IP Addresses Per Capita To GDP
Saturday February 04, 2017 @03:19PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Deal With Aggressive Forum Users?
Friday February 03, 2017 @06:58PM IMDb Is Shutting Down Its Long-Running, Popular Message Boards After 16 Years
Friday February 03, 2017 @06:40PM FCC Rescinds Claim That AT&T, Verizon Violated Net Neutrality
Thursday February 02, 2017 @05:25PM Reddit Bans Far-Right Groups Altright and Alternativeright
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @06:16PM New York Sues Charter Over Slow Internet Speeds
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:23PM 2.5 Million Xbox and PlayStation Gamers' Details Have Been Leaked From Piracy Forums
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @08:50AM HTTPS Adoption Has Reached the Tipping Point
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @07:59AM EU Announces Deal To End All Wireless Roaming Charges
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @02:49AM Facebook Changes Feed To Promote Posts That Aren't Fake, Sensational, Or Spam
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @02:40AM GitLab.com Melts Down After Wrong Directory Deleted, Backups Fail
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @04:45PM Secret Rules Make It Pretty Easy For the FBI To Spy On Journalists
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @04:00PM Roku Owners: Comcast Is About To Sell You Cable TV Without the Cable Box
Monday January 30, 2017 @06:13PM Woman Built House From the Ground Up Using Nothing But YouTube Tutorials
Monday January 30, 2017 @05:09PM Former Fed Employee Fined $5,000 For Installing Bitcoin Software On Server
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:58PM Google Quietly Makes 'Optional' Web DRM Mandatory In Chrome
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:39PM Google Removes Plugin Controls From Chrome, Reports Claim
Monday January 30, 2017 @12:41PM Sony Warns It Will Take $1 Billion Writedown, Blames Slowing DVD Sales
Sunday January 29, 2017 @09:35PM Running For Congress, Brianna Wu Criticizes The FBI's GamerGate Report
Sunday January 29, 2017 @05:23PM Google Earnings Reveal $3.6 Billion Lost On 'Moonshots' In 2016
Friday January 27, 2017 @06:11PM Mark Zuckerberg Drops Lawsuits To Force Hundreds of Hawaiians To Sell Him Land
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:53PM Apple Is Moving Its Entire International iTunes Business To Ireland
Thursday January 26, 2017 @04:49PM Customer Feedback Surveys Could Be Considered Harmful
Thursday January 26, 2017 @04:17PM Facebook Dumps Personalized 'Trending Topics' After Backlash
Thursday January 26, 2017 @03:09PM Chrome Now Reloads Pages 28% Faster
Thursday January 26, 2017 @01:17PM New Zealand To Bring Ultrafast Internet To 85 Percent Of Population
Thursday January 26, 2017 @09:38AM 'The Future of Advertising is Fewer, Better Ads'
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @07:08PM Gmail Will Soon Block JavaScript File Attachments
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @06:38PM Dropbox Kept Files Around For Years Due To 'Delete' Bug
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @05:44PM Google Bans 200 Publishers From Its Ad Network
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @05:05PM Trump's FCC Chairman Pick Ajit Pai Vows To Close Broadband 'Digital Divide'
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @09:59AM Chrome To Introduce Timer To Throttle Background Pages
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @06:01PM Researchers Discover Massive Networks of Fake Twitter Accounts
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @02:46PM Firefox 51 Arrives With HTTP Warning, WebGL 2 and FLAC Support
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @10:17AM Vivaldi CEO: Stop Your Anti-Competitive Practices With Edge, Microsoft!
Monday January 23, 2017 @07:09PM Yahoo Sale To Verizon Delayed After Hack Disclosures
Monday January 23, 2017 @04:24PM AT&T Offering Day Pass For International Travelers
Sunday January 22, 2017 @04:48PM Mozilla Releases New Open Source 'Internet Health Report'
Sunday January 22, 2017 @03:40PM The 32-Bit Dog Ate 16 Million Kids' CS Homework
Sunday January 22, 2017 @03:00AM Army Bug Bounty Researcher Compromises US Defense Department's Internal Network
Saturday January 21, 2017 @05:59PM The SHA-1 End Times Have Arrived
Friday January 20, 2017 @08:00PM CBS, Paramount Settle Lawsuit Over 'Star Trek' Fan Film
Friday January 20, 2017 @06:49PM Jay Z's Tidal Music Streaming Service Is Fraudulently Inflating Subscriber Numbers, Report Says
Friday January 20, 2017 @02:23PM Despite Glitches, AT&T's DirecTV Now Hits 200,000 Subscribers in Its First Month
Friday January 20, 2017 @03:02AM Facebook Has a Team That Handles Mark Zuckerberg's Page
Thursday January 19, 2017 @04:35PM Netflix Calls Out HBO For Not Letting Subscribers Binge On New Shows
Thursday January 19, 2017 @02:31PM 5G Internet is the 'Beginning of the Fourth Industrial Revolution'
Thursday January 19, 2017 @01:06PM ProtonMail Adds Tor Onion Site To Fight Risk Of State Censorship
Thursday January 19, 2017 @08:57AM Netflix's Subscriber Boom Shows the World is Accepting Internet TV
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @02:24PM Mozilla's New Logo Reminds Us that It Is, In Fact, a Web Firm
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @01:27AM Dutch Developer Added Backdoor To Websites He Built, Phished Over 20,000 Users
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @04:25PM Verizon Looking To Buy Comcast or Charter, Says Report
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @02:03PM Windows 10 Privacy Changes Appease Watchdogs, But Still No Data 'Off-Switch'
Saturday January 14, 2017 @08:15PM Thousands Of Cubans Now Have Internet Access
Friday January 13, 2017 @05:15PM Facebook No Longer Clearly Labels Edited Posts
Friday January 13, 2017 @04:26PM Trump's Cyber Security Advisor Rudy Giuliani Runs Ancient, Utterly Hackable Website
Friday January 13, 2017 @02:36PM Virginia 'Broadband Deployment Act' Would Kill Municipal Broadband Deployment