Slashdot Items Tagged "networking"

Date / Time Story
Friday June 23, 2017 @06:31PM The People GoFundMe Leaves Behind
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:46PM Mozilla Launches Privacy-Minded 'Firefox Focus' Browser For Android
Monday June 19, 2017 @03:54PM Supreme Court Rules Sex Offenders Can't Be Barred From Social Media
Friday June 16, 2017 @05:51PM Firm Responsible For Mirai-Infected Webcams Hires Software Firm To Make Its Products More Secure
Friday June 16, 2017 @04:35PM T-Mobile Rolling Out 600 MHz Low-Band Wireless
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @07:30PM Netflix Has More American Subscribers Than Cable TV
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @05:13PM We Could Have Had Cellphones Four Decades Earlier
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @02:17PM FCC Can't Cap the Cost of Cross-State Prison Phone Calls, Court Rules
Monday June 12, 2017 @07:59PM Someone Built a Tool To Get Congress' Browser History
Monday June 12, 2017 @04:35PM US Banks Launching Answer To Peer-To-Peer Payment App Venmo
Sunday June 11, 2017 @12:54AM Ex-Admin Deletes All Customer Data and Wipes Servers of Dutch Hosting Provider
Saturday June 10, 2017 @11:34AM Docker's LinuxKit Launches Kernel Security Efforts, Including Next-Generation VPN
Friday June 09, 2017 @05:21PM Pirate Bay Founder: We've Lost the Internet, It's All About Damage Control Now
Thursday June 08, 2017 @04:25PM US Ranks 28th In the World In Average Wireless Broadband Speeds
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:14PM Airbnb Announces Its Plan To House 100,000 People In Need
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:07PM Russian Malware Communicates Using Britney Spears's Instagram Account
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @06:18PM Malware Uses Router LEDs To Steal Data From Secure Networks
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:32PM Ask Slashdot: How Do News Organizations Keep Track of So Much Information?
Monday June 05, 2017 @07:15PM Wall Street Journal's Google Traffic Drops 44% After Pulling Out of First Click Free
Saturday June 03, 2017 @12:22AM Network Time Protocol Hardened To Protect Users From Spying, Increase Privacy
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:16PM YouTube Clarifies 'Hate Speech' Definition and Which Videos Won't Be Monetized
Friday June 02, 2017 @03:56PM Google Could Face a $9 Billion EU Fine For Rigging Search Results In Its Favor
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:32AM Democrats Ask FBI To Probe Reported FCC Cyberattack
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:39PM Silk Road Founder Loses Appeal and Will Serve Life
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:02PM Parents Have No Right To Dead Child's Facebook Account, German Court Rules
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @05:18PM AI Could Get Smarter By Copying the Neural Structure of a Rat Brain
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:40PM Experts Call For Preserving Copper, Pneumatic Systems As Hedge For Cyber Risk
Sunday May 28, 2017 @04:08PM New Privacy Vulnerability In IOT Devices: Traffic Rate Metadata
Friday May 26, 2017 @10:11PM Wormable Code-Execution Bug Lurked In Samba For 7 Years
Thursday May 25, 2017 @04:52PM T-Mobile's 'Digits' Program Revamps the Phone Number
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @09:34PM How Facebook Flouts Holocaust Denial Laws Except Where It Fears Being Sued
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @09:29PM Scientists Find Way To Photograph People Through Walls Using WiFi
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @05:57PM Republicans Want To Leave You Voicemail -- Without Ever Ringing Your Cellphone
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @05:07PM Google Following Your Offline Credit Card Spending To Tell Advertisers If Their Ads Work
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:03PM Java Creator James Gosling Joins Amazon Web Services
Saturday May 20, 2017 @06:06PM Netgear Adds Support For "Collecting Analytics Data" To Popular R7000 Router
Saturday May 20, 2017 @01:20AM The Working Dead: Which IT Jobs Are Bound For Extinction?
Thursday May 18, 2017 @02:18AM Any Half-Decent Hacker Could Break Into Mar-a-Lago
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @04:34PM The Republican Push To Repeal Net Neutrality Will Get Underway This Week
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @04:42PM European Privacy Regulators Take Coordinated Action Against Facebook
Monday May 15, 2017 @04:54PM Access Codes For United Cockpit Doors Accidentally Posted Online
Monday May 15, 2017 @04:02PM Should You Leave Google Chrome For the Opera Browser?
Friday May 12, 2017 @10:54PM HBO's 'Silicon Valley' Joins The Push For A Decentralized Web
Friday May 12, 2017 @05:03PM Cable Lobby Survey Backfires; Most Americans Support Net Neutrality
Thursday May 11, 2017 @08:07PM Trump Signs Executive Order On Cybersecurity
Thursday May 11, 2017 @05:10PM Verizon Outbids AT&T For Nationwide 5G Wireless Spectrum
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @08:49PM FCC Should Prove DDoS Attacks Stopped Net Neutrality Comments
Monday May 08, 2017 @11:50PM Facebook Must Delete Hate Postings Worldwide, Rules Austrian Court
Monday May 08, 2017 @07:06PM ISPs Could Take Down Large Parts of Bitcoin Ecosystem If They Wanted To
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:18PM FCC Says It Was Victim of Cyberattack After John Oliver Show
Sunday May 07, 2017 @08:47PM Oracle And Cisco Both Support The FCC's Rollback Of Net Neutrality
Sunday May 07, 2017 @06:01PM WikiLeaks Reveals A CIA LAN-Attacking Tool From 'Vault 7'
Friday May 05, 2017 @06:02PM US To Seek Social Media Details From Certain Visa Applicants
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @05:35PM WhatsApp Users Are Reporting Outages Worldwide
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @04:31PM Gmail, Google Docs Users Hit By Massive Email Phishing Scam
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @01:05AM Senate Republicans Introduce Anti-Net Neutrality Legislation
Sunday April 30, 2017 @08:09PM A Sophisticated Grey Hat Vigilante Protects Insecure IoT Devices
Sunday April 30, 2017 @12:57AM Australia Wants ISPs To Protect Customers From Viruses
Saturday April 29, 2017 @05:34PM Ask Slashdot: Could We Build A Global Wireless Mesh Network?
Saturday April 29, 2017 @01:40AM Russian-Controlled Telecom Hijacks Traffic For Mastercard, Visa, And 22 Other Services
Saturday April 29, 2017 @01:18AM Stray WiFi Signals Could Let Spies See Inside Closed Rooms
Friday April 28, 2017 @10:29AM The Internet-of-Things is Maturing
Thursday April 27, 2017 @08:13PM Apple Patent Hints At Wirelessly Charging Your iPhone Via Wi-Fi Routers
Thursday April 27, 2017 @06:04PM AT&T To Roll Out 5G Network That's Not Actually 5G
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @08:06PM US ISP Goes Down As Two Malware Families Go To War Over Its Modems
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @04:58PM Slashdot Asks: Which Wireless Carrier Do You Prefer?
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @04:54PM AT&T Brings Fiber To Rich Areas While the Rest Are Stuck On DSL, Study Finds
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @10:38AM Gamers in Hawaii Can't Compete... Because of Latency
Monday April 24, 2017 @05:23PM Square Said To Acquire Team From Struggling Social App Yik Yak
Monday April 24, 2017 @04:48PM How Online Shopping Makes Suckers of Us All
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:04PM Canada Rules To Uphold Net Neutrality
Thursday April 20, 2017 @09:16AM MIT No Longer Owns 18.0.0.0/8
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:58PM Navy, Marines Prohibit Sharing Nude Photos In Wake of a Facebook Scandal
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @04:29PM Microsoft's Skype Is Most Used Messaging Service For Cyber Criminals, Study Finds
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @04:15PM Pirate Bay Founder Launches Anonymous Domain Registration Service
Friday April 14, 2017 @08:21PM Remote-Access Router Exploit Finally Revealed
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @06:25PM VPN Providers Report Huge Increase In Downloads, Usage Since Privacy Rules Were Repealed
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @11:45PM Tennessee Could Give Taxpayers America's Fastest Internet For Free, But It Gave Comcast and AT&T $45 Million Instead
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @11:28PM Investigation Finds Inmates Built Computers, Hid Them In Prison Ceiling
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @04:05PM Google Ruins the Assistant's Shopping List, Turns It Into a Big Google Express Ad
Monday April 10, 2017 @07:31PM McDonald's Is Now Accepting Snapchats As Job Applications
Monday April 10, 2017 @05:08PM Americans Support Letting Cities Build Their Own Broadband Networks, Pew Finds
Sunday April 09, 2017 @12:52AM Tunnelled IPv6 Attacks Bypass Network Intrusion Detection Systems
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @07:44PM Android Devices Can Be Fatally Hacked By Malicious Wi-Fi Networks
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:17PM 'Extreme Vetting' Would Require Visitors To US To Share Contacts, Passwords
Sunday April 02, 2017 @03:54PM The US May Finally See Widespread 'Super Wi-Fi' Deployment
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:09AM USB Canary Sends An SMS When Someone Tinkers With Your USB Ports
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:16AM Millions of Websites Affected By Unpatched Flaw in Microsoft IIS 6 Web Server
Thursday March 30, 2017 @03:47PM Comcast Launches Contract-Free Xfinity Prepaid Internet Service
Thursday March 30, 2017 @03:25PM AT&T Receives $6.5 Billion To Build Wireless Network For First Responders
Thursday March 30, 2017 @05:34AM Cisco Developing Standalone Networking OS, Report Says
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @06:03PM FCC To Halt Expansion of Broadband Subsidies For Poor People
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:18PM About 90% of Smart TVs Vulnerable To Remote Hacking Via Rogue TV Signals
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:29PM Google Launches New Website To Showcase Its Open Source Projects and Processes
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @03:57PM 'Dig Once' Bill Could Bring Fiber Internet To Much of the US
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @01:49AM Reddit To Transform Into a Social Network With New Profile Pages
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:21PM After Years Waiting For Google Fiber, KC Residents Get Cancellation Emails
Monday March 20, 2017 @03:15PM Hundreds of Cisco Switches Vulnerable To Flaw Found in WikiLeaks Files
Saturday March 18, 2017 @07:41PM Company's Former IT Admin Accused of Accessing Backdoor Account 700+ Times
Friday March 17, 2017 @08:22PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Implement Site-Wide File Encryption?
Friday March 17, 2017 @03:53PM Netflix Replacing Star Ratings With Thumbs Up and Thumbs Down
Thursday March 16, 2017 @01:36AM Ask Slashdot: How To Teach Generic Engineers Coding, Networking, and Computing?
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 @04:54PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Solve the Instant Messaging Problem?
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:24PM MAC Address Randomization Flaws Leave Android and iOS Phones Open To Tracking
Thursday March 09, 2017 @06:31PM EU Court Sets Limit On 'Right To Be Forgotten' In Company Registers
Thursday March 09, 2017 @04:46PM T-Mobile Raises Deprioritization Threshold To 30GB
Thursday March 09, 2017 @02:56AM FCC Investigating Coast-To-Coast 911 Outage For AT&T Wireless Users
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 @05:24PM WikiLeaks CIA Files: The 6 Biggest Spying Secrets Revealed By the Release of 'Vault 7'
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @02:06AM Mozilla Firefox 52 Released As ESR Branch, Will Receive Security Updates Until 2018
Monday March 06, 2017 @04:06PM University of California, Berkeley, To Delete Publicly Available Educational Content
Sunday March 05, 2017 @02:28PM Hidden Backdoor Discovered In Chinese IoT Devices
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 @05:30PM IBM Gets a Patent On 'Out-of-Office' Email Messages -- In 2017
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @07:32PM A New Video Shows Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Arguing With a Driver Over Fares
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:41PM YouTube Unveils YouTube TV, Its Live TV Streaming Service
Monday February 27, 2017 @05:11PM Battle of the Carriers: T-Mobile's New Promotion Offers Three Unlimited Data Lines For $100
Saturday February 25, 2017 @12:46AM How Cable Monopolies Hurt ISP Customers
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
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @06:58PM T-Mobile Promises Big LTE Boost From 5GHz Wi-Fi Frequencies
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @02:42AM Google Releases Open Source File Sharing Project 'Upspin' On GitHub
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:57PM 'We Won't Block Pirate Bay,' Swedish Telecoms Giant Says
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
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:43PM German Government Tells Parents: Destroy This WiFi-Connected Doll
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:26PM German Government Tells Parents: Destroy This WiFi-Connected Doll
Friday February 17, 2017 @11:01PM Congressman Calls For Probe Into Trump's Unsecured Android Phone
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @02:28PM Now Get Weather Alerts Even When Your Mobile Networks Are Down, Thanks To IBM's Mesh Networking
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @07:23PM Is IoT a Reason To Learn C?
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @05:17PM Disney, YouTube Cut Ties With PewDiePie, Top YouTube Submitter, Over Anti-Semitic Videos
Monday February 13, 2017 @09:23PM T-Mobile Responds To Verizon By Improving Its Own Unlimited Data Plan
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:19PM Ransomware Insurance Is Coming
Saturday February 11, 2017 @06:50PM College Network Attacked With Its Own Insecure IoT Devices
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:01AM Spammer Faces Decades In Prison For Sending More Than 1 Million Spam Emails
Thursday February 09, 2017 @06:47PM Republicans Are Reportedly Using a Self-Destructing Message App To Avoid Leaks
Thursday February 09, 2017 @05:21PM Arby's Probes Possible Data Breach Affecting 355,000 Credit Cards
Thursday February 09, 2017 @04:53PM RSA: Ban On Booth Babes Has Been No Big Deal
Thursday February 09, 2017 @01:39AM Verizon and T-Mobile Are In a Virtual Tie For the Best Network In the US
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @08:06PM Linux Kernel 3.18 Reaches End of Life
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @04:44PM Comcast Should Stop Claiming It Has 'Fastest Internet,' Ad Board Rules
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @06:22PM 72% of 'Anonymous' Browsing History Can Be Attached To the Real User
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @04:43PM Google Brain Creates Technology That Can Zoom In, Enhance Pixelated Images
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @03:21PM Apple's Ultra Accessory Connector Dashes Any Hopes of a USB-C iPhone
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @12:25AM Dozens of Popular iOS Apps Vulnerable To Intercept of TLS-Protected Data
Monday February 06, 2017 @08:31PM FBI Will Revert To Using Fax Machines, Snail Mail For FOIA Requests
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
Friday February 03, 2017 @04:24PM Lawsuit Claims Apple Forced Users To iOS 7 By Breaking FaceTime
Friday February 03, 2017 @02:17PM LG Confirms 5K Mac Monitor Has Issue When Placed Near a Router, Says New Batch To Have Enhanced Shielding
Thursday February 02, 2017 @04:33PM Cisco Patches 'Prime Home' Flaw That Allowed Hackers To Reach Into People's Homes
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @06:16PM New York Sues Charter Over Slow Internet Speeds
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @04:00PM Roku Owners: Comcast Is About To Sell You Cable TV Without the Cable Box
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @10:26AM Netgear Exploit Found in 31 Models Lets Hackers Turn Your Router Into a Botnet
Monday January 30, 2017 @06:41PM LG's UltraFine 5K Display Becomes Useless When It's Within Two Meters of a Router
Monday January 30, 2017 @05:09PM Former Fed Employee Fined $5,000 For Installing Bitcoin Software On Server
Saturday January 28, 2017 @12:54AM Avaya Explains Why They've Declared Bankruptcy
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:53PM Apple Is Moving Its Entire International iTunes Business To Ireland
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:35PM US Intelligence Seeks a Universal Translator For Text Search In Any Language
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
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @07:08PM Gmail Will Soon Block JavaScript File Attachments
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'
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @08:11PM Amazon Updates Echo, Echo Dot To Let You Address It As 'Computer'
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @06:01PM Researchers Discover Massive Networks of Fake Twitter Accounts
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @04:49PM Netflix Will Now Let Android Users Download Content Onto SD Storage
Monday January 23, 2017 @07:09PM Yahoo Sale To Verizon Delayed After Hack Disclosures
Sunday January 22, 2017 @03:00AM Army Bug Bounty Researcher Compromises US Defense Department's Internal Network
Saturday January 21, 2017 @04:11PM Geek Avenges Stolen Laptop By Remotely Accessing Thief's Facebook Account
Friday January 20, 2017 @07:33PM Second Time In 9 Months: AT&T Raises Phone Activation Fee $5, Now Charges $25
Friday January 20, 2017 @06:49PM Jay Z's Tidal Music Streaming Service Is Fraudulently Inflating Subscriber Numbers, Report Says
Friday January 20, 2017 @03:02AM Facebook Has a Team That Handles Mark Zuckerberg's Page
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @01:27AM Dutch Developer Added Backdoor To Websites He Built, Phished Over 20,000 Users
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @04:46PM AT&T Shuts Down 2G Network, Ends Cellular Connectivity For Original iPhone
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @04:25PM Verizon Looking To Buy Comcast or Charter, Says Report
Monday January 16, 2017 @07:10PM Amazon Seeks FCC Permission To Run Wireless Tests In Washington State
Monday January 16, 2017 @04:11PM Raspberry Pi Upgrades Compute Module With 10 Times the CPU Performance
Friday January 13, 2017 @05:15PM Facebook No Longer Clearly Labels Edited Posts
Friday January 13, 2017 @04:37PM Open Source Codec Encodes Voice Into Only 700 Bits Per Second
Friday January 13, 2017 @04:26PM Trump's Cyber Security Advisor Rudy Giuliani Runs Ancient, Utterly Hackable Website
Thursday January 12, 2017 @04:46PM Fingerprinting Methods Identify Users Across Different Browsers On the Same PC
Thursday January 12, 2017 @04:06PM Obama Changed Rules Regarding Raw Intelligence, Allowing NSA To Share Raw Data With US's Other 16 Intelligence Agencies
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @06:15PM Buggy Domain Validation Forces GoDaddy To Revoke SSL Certificates
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @05:19PM Comcast Remains America's Most-Hated Company, Survey Finds
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:31PM JetBlue Giving All Passengers Free In-Flight 'Fly-Fi' High-Speed Wi-Fi
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @04:59PM AT&T Imposes Another $5 Rate Hike On Grandfathered Unlimited Data Plans
Monday January 09, 2017 @08:45PM The End of Yahoo: Marissa Mayer To Resign; Yahoo To Change Its Name To Altaba
Monday January 09, 2017 @05:14PM Verizon Purges Unlimited Data Customers, Targets Those Using 200GB
Saturday January 07, 2017 @03:45AM US Government Offers $25,000 Prize For Inventing A Way To Secure IoT Devices
Friday January 06, 2017 @05:24PM WikiLeaks Threatens To Publish Twitter Users' Personal Info
Friday January 06, 2017 @04:16PM T-Mobile Eliminates Cheaper Postpaid Plans, Sells 'Unlimited Data' Only
Thursday January 05, 2017 @10:59PM Norway To Become First Country To Switch Off FM Radio
Thursday January 05, 2017 @06:04PM Obama Administration Releases Searchable Archive of Social Media Posts
Thursday January 05, 2017 @05:59PM Ultrasound Tracking Could Be Used To Deanonymize Tor Users