Slashdot Items Tagged "internet"

Date / Time Story
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
Thursday December 08, 2016 @05:46PM US Presidential Election Was Most 'Talked About' Topic In 2016, Says Facebook
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:53PM Yik Yak Lays Off 60 Percent of Employees As Growth Collapses
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:40PM Watchdog Group Claims Smart Toys Are Spying On Kids
Thursday December 08, 2016 @03:25PM Audi Cars Now Talk To Stop Lights In Vegas
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @01:42PM Information Overload No Problem For Most Americans: Survey
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @06:24PM New Stegano Exploit Kit Hides Malvertising Code In Banner Pixels
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @05:32PM Apple Launches Single Sign-On Service To Make Logging Into TV Apps Less Time-Consuming
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @03:29PM T-Mobile CFO: Less Regulation, Repeal of Net Neutrality By Trump Would Be 'Positive For My Industry'
Monday December 05, 2016 @09:07PM YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Microsoft Will Create 'Hash' Database To Remove Extremist Content
Monday December 05, 2016 @08:58PM Facebook Begins Asking Users To Rate Articles' Use of 'Misleading Language'
Monday December 05, 2016 @06:42PM Fake News Prompts Gunman To 'Self-Investigate' Pizza Parlor
Monday December 05, 2016 @05:41PM Windows 10 'Home Hub' Is Microsoft's Response To Amazon Echo and Google Home
Monday December 05, 2016 @04:53PM Google Preparing 'Invisible ReCAPTCHA' System For No User Interaction
Monday December 05, 2016 @03:44PM Millions In US Still Living Life In Internet Slow Lane
Monday December 05, 2016 @09:40AM Opera Developer Comes With Address Bar Speculative Prerenderer Feature
Saturday December 03, 2016 @11:35PM For The UK's 'Snoopers' Charter', Politicians Voted Themselves An Exemption
Saturday December 03, 2016 @12:05PM Chrome 55 Now Blocks Flash, Uses HTML5 By Default
Saturday December 03, 2016 @02:41AM It Will Soon Be Illegal To Punish US Customers Who Criticize Businesses Online
Friday December 02, 2016 @03:01PM Lawyer Sues 20-Year-Old Student Who Gave a Bad Yelp Review, Loses Badly
Friday December 02, 2016 @10:15AM UK Homes Lose Internet Access After Cyber-Attack
Thursday December 01, 2016 @06:21PM International Authorities Take Down Massive 'Avalanche' Botnet, Sinkhole Over 800,000 Domains
Thursday December 01, 2016 @05:32PM French Man Sentenced To Two Years In Prison For Visiting Pro-ISIS Websites
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @07:46PM ULA Unveils Website That Lets You Price Out a Rocket 'Like Building a Car'
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @06:50PM Twitters Says It Will Ban Trump If He Breaks Hate-Speech Rules
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:56PM Firefox Zero-Day Can Be Used To Unmask Tor Browser Users
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:43PM Trump Appoints Third Net Neutrality Critic To FCC Advisory Team
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:28PM Reddit To Crack Down On Abuse By Punishing Hundreds of 'Toxic Users'
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:09PM Seagate Introduces External Hard Drive That Automatically Backs Up To Amazon's Cloud
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @05:05PM Facebook Is Bringing Games Like Pac-Man, Space Invaders To Messenger and Your News Feed
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @04:27PM It Will Soon Be Illegal To Punish Customers Who Criticize Businesses Online
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @09:32AM The UK Is About to Legalize Mass Surveillance [Update]
Monday November 28, 2016 @08:10PM CNN Acquires Social-Video Startup Beme, Co-Founded By YouTube Star Casey Neistat
Monday November 28, 2016 @04:50PM AT&T Unveils DirecTV Now Streaming TV Service With Over 100 Channels
Monday November 28, 2016 @04:24PM EU's Law Enforcement Agency Closes 4,500 Websites Peddling Fake Brands
Sunday November 27, 2016 @11:30PM 48 Organizations Now Have Access To Every Brit's Browsing Hstory
Sunday November 27, 2016 @05:30PM You Can Now Rent A Mirai Botnet Of 400,000 Bots
Sunday November 27, 2016 @01:46AM Crowdsourced Volunteers Search For Solutions To Fake News
Saturday November 26, 2016 @01:33PM Delete Yourself From Many Internet Sites By Pressing This Button
Friday November 25, 2016 @10:25PM Advertising Company AppNexus Bans Breitbart News Over Hate Speech
Friday November 25, 2016 @06:10PM Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn Had 'Forbidden' Internet Connection At the Pentagon, Says Report
Friday November 25, 2016 @02:46PM Locky Ransomware Uses Decoy Image Files To Ambush Facebook, LinkedIn Accounts
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @06:38PM Nearly 40% of Americans Would Give Up Sex For Better Online Security, Survey Finds
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @04:50PM Telegram Launches Telegraph, An Anonymous Blogging Platform
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @02:42PM Google's AI Translation Tool Creates Its Own Secret Language
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @09:54AM Opera Browser Asked to Blacklist Pirate Sites in 'Turbo Mode'
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @09:34AM UK Plans To Censor Online Videos Of 'Non-Conventional' Sex Acts
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @08:33AM Tech Firms Seek To Frustrate Internet History Log Law
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @11:40PM WordPress Auto-Update Server Had Flaw Allowing Persistent Backdoors In Websites
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @08:44PM Google Will Tell You How Crowded Places Are In Real Time
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @06:39PM Facebook Said To Create Censorship Tool To Get Back Into China
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:32PM Google Search Results Have Liberal Bias, Study Finds
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @04:32PM Hacker Explains How He Hacked Into Tel Aviv's Public Wi-Fi Network In Three Days
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @09:33AM Trump: I'll Ditch TPP Trade Deal on Day One of My Presidency
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @08:42AM Facebook's Solar-Powered Drone Under Investigation After 'Accident'
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @08:05AM Almost Half the World Will be Online by End of 2016
Monday November 21, 2016 @11:47PM 'ClickClickClick' Site Reveals How Much Browsers Know About Your Online Behavior
Monday November 21, 2016 @05:55PM Trump Names Two Opponents of Net Neutrality To Oversee FCC Transition Team
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:46PM 4K Netflix Arrives On Windows 10, But Only Via Microsoft's Edge Browser
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:24PM Instagram Launches Disappearing Live Video and Messages
Monday November 21, 2016 @10:18AM Microsoft Partners With D-Link To Deliver Speedier Wi-Fi in Rural Regions
Sunday November 20, 2016 @06:23PM Ask Slashdot: Could A 'Smart Firewall' Protect IoT Devices?
Saturday November 19, 2016 @12:43AM Should Domain-Name Registrations Require A Verifiable Real Name?
Friday November 18, 2016 @05:58PM Major Cyberlocker EX.UA To Shut Down Amid Police Crackdown
Friday November 18, 2016 @05:07PM Amazon Now Sells Cars
Friday November 18, 2016 @04:46PM IRS Demands Identities of All US Coinbase Traders Over Three Year Period
Friday November 18, 2016 @04:32PM When a City Has Gigabit Internet, Prices For Slower Speed Tiers Drop: Study
Friday November 18, 2016 @03:27PM Internet of Things Set To Change the Face of Dementia Care
Friday November 18, 2016 @02:52PM Windows 10 Informs Chrome and Firefox Users That Edge is 'Safer'
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:35PM Music Torrent Site What.CD Has Been Shut Down
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:06PM New Chrome Extension Automatically Negotiates With Comcast For Rate Discounts
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:48PM Mozilla Launches Firefox Focus, a Stripped-Down Private Browser For iOS
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:17PM AOL To Cut 500 Workers To Narrow Focus On Mobile, Video
Thursday November 17, 2016 @11:11AM LinkedIn Blocked By Russian Government
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @08:01PM SpaceX Files FCC Application For Internet Access Network With 4,425 Satellites
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @06:49PM A $5 Tool Called PoisonTap Can Hack Your Locked Computer In One Minute
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @04:34PM Police Raid Pirate Site, Seize 60 Servers Following MPAA Complaint
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @10:14AM Smaller ISPs Have Happier Customers, UK Based Study Says
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @05:12PM Comcast Takes $70 Gigabit Offer Away From Cities Near Chicago
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @03:40PM Mozilla Releases Firefox 50
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @09:02AM The Internet Association, Whose Members Include Amazon, Facebook and Google, Writes Open Letter To Donald Trump
Monday November 14, 2016 @11:18PM US Internet Firms Ask Trump To Support Encryption, Ease Regulations
Monday November 14, 2016 @07:06PM Google To Prohibit Fake News Websites From Using Its Ad-Selling Software
Monday November 14, 2016 @04:46PM Charter Customer Sues Over Hidden Fees, Claims 'Massive Billing Fraud'
Monday November 14, 2016 @03:56PM Google Surfaces Fake News About Election Results
Monday November 14, 2016 @02:53PM Internet Freedom Wanes As Governments Target Messaging, Social Apps
Saturday November 12, 2016 @10:38PM Microsoft Survey Shows Negative Online Interactions Affect People In Real Life
Saturday November 12, 2016 @02:45PM Ethernet Consortia Wants To Unlock a More Time-Sensitive Network
Saturday November 12, 2016 @02:40PM Ethernet Consortia Wants To Unlock a More Time-Sensitive Network
Saturday November 12, 2016 @02:18PM OWASP ModSecurity Core Rule Set Version 3.0 Released
Friday November 11, 2016 @11:15PM Re-Discovering The 'Lost Civilization' of Dial-Up BBS's
Friday November 11, 2016 @10:21PM HTC Vive Goes Wireless
Friday November 11, 2016 @08:35PM 'Lurking Malice' Study Finds Malware Hiding In The Cloud
Friday November 11, 2016 @06:36PM Facebook Bug Tells Users They Are Dead