Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

Date / Time Story
Saturday June 24, 2017 @08:02PM How A Contractor Exploited A Vulnerability In The FCC Website
Saturday June 24, 2017 @02:03AM State Legislators Want Surveillance Cameras To Catch Uninsured Drivers
Friday June 23, 2017 @08:32PM Western Tech Firms Bow To Russian Demands To Share Cyber Secrets
Friday June 23, 2017 @03:57PM Texting While Driving Now Legal In Colorado -- In Some Cases
Thursday June 22, 2017 @11:30PM Trump Plans To Dismantle Obama-Era 'Startup Visa'
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:57PM McDonald's Hits All-Time High As Wall Street Cheers Replacement of Cashiers With Kiosks
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:40PM The US Government Wants To Permanently Legalize the Right To Repair
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:23PM FCC Proposes $120 Million Fine On Florida Robocall Scammer
Thursday June 22, 2017 @11:16AM 'Coal King' Is Suing John Oliver, Time Warner, and HBO
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @04:21PM Facial Recognition Is Coming To US Airports
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @03:56PM California May Restore Broadband Privacy Rules Killed By Congress and Trump
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @12:47PM Etsy Slashes Almost a Quarter Of Its Staff In Attempt To Refocus
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @10:32AM The Best And Worst ISPs According To Consumer Reports
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @06:56PM Trump Promises a Federal Technology Overhaul To Save $1 Trillion
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @02:40PM Tim Cook Told Trump Tech Employees Are 'Nervous' About Immigration
Monday June 19, 2017 @04:45PM Cable Lobby Tries To Stop State Investigations Into Slow Broadband
Monday June 19, 2017 @04:20PM Swiss Supercomputer Edges US Out of Top Spot
Monday June 19, 2017 @02:00PM Offensive Trademarks Must Be Allowed, Rules Supreme Court
Monday June 19, 2017 @11:20AM 198 Million Americans Hit By 'Largest Ever' Voter Records Leak
Monday June 19, 2017 @12:32AM E-Commerce's Biggest Obstacle May Be Slow Postal Services
Monday June 19, 2017 @12:15AM A Colorado Group Wants To Ban Smartphones For Kids
Sunday June 18, 2017 @04:27PM Google Fights Bay Area Housing Prices With Pre-Fab Housing
Sunday June 18, 2017 @01:29PM Louisville's Fiber Internet Expansion Opposed By Koch Brothers Group
Friday June 16, 2017 @10:39PM Pentagon Cyberweapons 'Disappointing' Against ISIS
Friday June 16, 2017 @07:42PM A New Website Plugin Will Track The US Congress's Browsing Habits
Friday June 16, 2017 @05:19PM Alleged KickassTorrents Owner Considers 'Voluntary Surrender' To the US
Friday June 16, 2017 @11:59AM Putin Claims Russia Proposed a Cyber War Treaty In 2015 But the Obama Admin Ignored Them
Thursday June 15, 2017 @07:04PM Six Companies Awarded $258 Million From US Government To Build Exascale Supercomputers
Thursday June 15, 2017 @02:35PM Book Flights This Summer While Fuel Costs Stay Cheap
Thursday June 15, 2017 @11:59AM US Intelligence Agencies Tried To Bribe Our Developers To Weaken Encryption, Says Telegram Founder
Thursday June 15, 2017 @07:36AM Apple CEO Tim Cook Shares His Experience Of Working With President Donald Trump
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @11:54PM US Spy Satellite Buzzes ISS
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @08:05PM US Internet Company Refused To Participate In NSA Surveillance, Documents Reveal
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @07:30PM Netflix Has More American Subscribers Than Cable TV
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @06:53PM Wind, Solar Surpassed 10 Percent of US Electricity In March, Says EIA
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @05:13PM We Could Have Had Cellphones Four Decades Earlier
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @04:21PM Federal Regulators Are Investigating Uber Over Privacy Violations
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @02:56PM More Than 80% of US Adults Get News On Their Phones
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @12:01PM US Weighs Restricting Chinese Investment In Artificial Intelligence
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @11:10AM Congressman Steve Scalise Among 5 Shot at Baseball Field
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @09:08PM Google Searches Show That America Is Full of Racist and Selfish People
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @06:24PM 11 States Sue Trump Administration's Energy Department After Weeks of No Movement On Efficiency Standards
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @05:06PM Kim Dotcom Loses Latest Battle To Recover Seized Assets
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @09:29AM Russian Cyber Hacks On US Electoral System Far Wider Than Previously Known
Monday June 12, 2017 @04:35PM US Banks Launching Answer To Peer-To-Peer Payment App Venmo
Monday June 12, 2017 @04:25PM Wisconsin Speech Bill Might Allow Students To Challenge Science Professors
Monday June 12, 2017 @07:08AM Sharp To Americans: You Don't Want to Buy a Sharp-Brand TV
Sunday June 11, 2017 @10:15PM Trump-Style Tactics Finally Stopped Working For Uber
Sunday June 11, 2017 @09:51PM US Tech Companies Start To Become Copycats of Chinese Peers
Sunday June 11, 2017 @06:57PM Former FBI Director Predicts Russian Hackers Will Interfere With More Elections
Sunday June 11, 2017 @05:31PM US Government Task Force Urges Cash Incentives For Ditching Insecure Medical Devices
Sunday June 11, 2017 @01:32PM Real Estate Firm Identifies America's 'Top 25 Tech Cities'
Sunday June 11, 2017 @02:18AM Trump Announces US Withdrawal From Paris Climate Accord
Sunday June 11, 2017 @01:34AM Does Silicon Valley Need More Labor Unions?
Saturday June 10, 2017 @02:45PM Delays In Unlocking Cellphones Seized In Inauguration Day Protests?
Friday June 09, 2017 @05:57PM Prosectors Say the Kansas Shooting of Garmin Engineers Was a Hate Crime
Friday June 09, 2017 @04:46PM DARPA Funds Development of New Type of Processor
Friday June 09, 2017 @03:39PM Apple's New iPhones May Miss Out On Higher-Speed Data Links
Friday June 09, 2017 @11:00AM CEO of Defunct Silicon Valley Startup Indicted For Allegedly Tricking Employees Into Working For Free
Thursday June 08, 2017 @08:33PM AT&T Uses Forced Arbitration To Overcharge Customers, Senators Say
Thursday June 08, 2017 @04:25PM US Ranks 28th In the World In Average Wireless Broadband Speeds
Thursday June 08, 2017 @04:19PM What the Hell Is Happening To Cryptocurrency Valuations?
Thursday June 08, 2017 @02:09PM Former FBI Director Admitted He Was the Source Of At Least One Leak To the Press
Thursday June 08, 2017 @01:05PM Lowe's To Lay Off About 125 Workers, Move Jobs To India
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @07:57PM SpaceX Will Launch Secretive X-37B Spaceplane's Next Mission
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @07:15PM US Spy Chief Reverses Course, Will Not Say How Many Americans Caught in NSA Surveillance
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:36PM Facebook Unveils New Tools To Help Elected Officials Reach Constituents
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @03:19PM Americans From Both Political Parties Overwhelmingly Support Net Neutrality, Poll Shows
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @07:59AM Trump Nominates Lawyer To Lead FBI
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:35PM At $75,560, Housing a Prisoner in California Now Costs More Than a Year at Harvard
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @01:56PM Many Colleges Fail to Improve Critical-Thinking Skills: WSJ
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @01:26PM Before Silicon Valley, New Jersey Was Tech Capital
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @10:05AM Price-gouging Maker of EpiPen Literally Said That Critics Can Go Fuck Themselves
Monday June 05, 2017 @08:28PM DOJ Charges Federal Contractor With Leaking Classified Info To Media
Monday June 05, 2017 @06:36PM US Insurer Hikes Tesla Premiums Due To 'Higher-Than-Average' Claim Rates
Monday June 05, 2017 @05:11PM Top-Secret NSA Report Details Russian Hacking Effort Days Before 2016 Election
Monday June 05, 2017 @05:02PM Trump Wants To Modernize Air Travel By Turning Over Control To the Big Airlines
Monday June 05, 2017 @04:18PM San Francisco Goes After Uber, Lyft For Data On City Trips, Driver Bonuses
Monday June 05, 2017 @11:16AM Silicon Valley Is Too Focused On Taking the Easy Path in Health Care
Monday June 05, 2017 @10:45AM Supreme Court Agrees To Decide Major Privacy Case On Cellphone Data
Sunday June 04, 2017 @05:54PM Putin Now Argues Russia Could've Been Framed For Election Meddling By The CIA
Sunday June 04, 2017 @02:05PM Congressman Proposes Organizations Should Be Allowed To 'Hack Back'
Saturday June 03, 2017 @01:29PM NASA Will Create Fake Red And Green Clouds Near Virginia
Friday June 02, 2017 @03:19PM Hundreds of Walmart Employees Say They've Been Punished For Taking Sick Days
Friday June 02, 2017 @02:05PM Walmart Is Turning Its Employees Into Delivery Drivers To Compete With Amazon
Friday June 02, 2017 @01:22PM After Bomb Threats, FCC Proposes Letting Police Unveil Anonymous Callers
Friday June 02, 2017 @12:29PM Trump Misunderstood MIT Climate Research, University Officials Say
Thursday June 01, 2017 @06:32PM 61 Mayors Commit To Adopt, Honor and Uphold Paris Climate Accord After US Pulls Out
Thursday June 01, 2017 @06:04PM A New Report Finds No Evidence That People Will Work Less Under a Universal Basic Income
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:36PM Trump Administration Approves Tougher Visa Vetting, Including Social Media Checks
Thursday June 01, 2017 @11:30AM Putin Hints At US Election Meddling By 'Patriotically Minded' Russians
Thursday June 01, 2017 @10:33AM The US Is the Biggest Carbon Polluter in History
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:49AM Hillary Clinton Rips 'Bankrupt' DNC Data Operation
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @03:49PM Elon Musk Joins CEOs Calling For US To Stay in Paris Climate Deal
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @08:13AM Trump Is Pulling US Out of Paris Climate Deal: Sources
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:51PM US Interceptor Missile Successfully Intercepts Test ICBM, Says Pentagon
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @01:01PM US Supreme Court Protects Consumers' Right To Refill Ink Cartridges In Precedent-Setting Lexmark vs Impression Case
Monday May 29, 2017 @12:41PM More Than Half of US Workers Didn't Use Up Their Time Off Last Year
Monday May 29, 2017 @11:29AM India Tech Giant Warns Trump's 'Radical Shift' to Hurt Industry
Monday May 29, 2017 @03:32AM Is China Outsmarting America in AI?
Monday May 29, 2017 @12:12AM US Senators Propose Bug Bounties For Hacking Homeland Security
Sunday May 28, 2017 @07:13PM Leaked 'Standing Rock' Documents Reveal Invasive Counterterrorism Measures
Saturday May 27, 2017 @12:33AM Hackers Have Targeted Both the Trump Organization And Democrat Election Data
Friday May 26, 2017 @11:48PM Accused of Underpaying Women, Google Says It's Too Expensive To Get Wage Data
Friday May 26, 2017 @06:48PM A Third of the Nation's Honeybee Colonies Died Last Year
Friday May 26, 2017 @01:29PM With Nothing Left To Sell, RadioShack Is Selling Itself To People
Friday May 26, 2017 @12:34PM Major US Tech Firms Press Congress For Internet Surveillance Reforms
Thursday May 25, 2017 @06:17PM US Senator Introduces the First Bill To Give Gig Workers Benefits
Thursday May 25, 2017 @06:02PM More Than Half of Streaming Users In US Are Sharing Their Passwords, Says Report
Thursday May 25, 2017 @05:00PM Chinese Company Offers Free Training For US Coal Miners To Become Wind Farmers
Thursday May 25, 2017 @10:35AM US Intelligence Community Has Lost Credibility Due To Leaks
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @11:47AM US International Tourism Market Share Is Falling Under Trump
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @09:42PM DEFCON Conference To Target Voting Machines
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @07:13PM Wikimedia Is Clear To Sue the NSA Over Its Use of Warrantless Surveillance Tools
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @03:13PM Ask Slashdot: ISPs That Respect Your Online Privacy?
Monday May 22, 2017 @11:03PM LeEco Said To Lay Off Over 80 Percent of US Workforce
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:38PM Outage Knocks Out All Major Phone Providers On the East Coast
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:09PM Baking Soda Shortage Has Hospitals Frantic, Delaying Treatments and Surgeries
Monday May 22, 2017 @11:40AM The Supreme Court Is Cracking Down on Patent Trolls
Sunday May 21, 2017 @06:42PM Why The US Government Open Sources Its Code
Saturday May 20, 2017 @09:53PM Texas Legislature Clears Road For Uber and Lyft To Return To Austin
Saturday May 20, 2017 @05:36PM New Evidence of a Decline In Electricity Use By U.S. Households
Friday May 19, 2017 @09:20PM Is Russia Conducting A Social Media War On America?
Friday May 19, 2017 @06:41PM Aftermath From The Net Neutrality Vote: A Mass Movement To Protect The Open Internet?
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:10PM About 37,000 AT&T Workers Go On Three-Day Strike
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:55PM Sweden Drops Julian Assange Rape Investigation
Friday May 19, 2017 @03:48PM Federal Agents Used a Stingray To Track an Immigrant's Phone
Friday May 19, 2017 @02:29PM Americans No Longer Have To Register Non-Commercial Drones With the FAA
Friday May 19, 2017 @09:49AM IBM is Telling Remote Workers To Get Back in the Office Or Leave
Friday May 19, 2017 @08:00AM America's Cars Are Suddenly Getting Faster and More Efficient
Thursday May 18, 2017 @04:11PM Google To Launch a Jobs Search Engine In the US
Thursday May 18, 2017 @12:35PM Net Neutrality Goes Down in Flames as FCC Votes To Kill Title II Rules
Thursday May 18, 2017 @12:20PM More Than 35,000 AT&T Workers Threaten Weekend Strike
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @06:46PM Justice Department Appoints Former FBI Director Robert Mueller As Special Counsel For Russia Investigation
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @11:19AM Chinese State Media Says US Should Take Some Blame For Cyberattack
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @10:31AM Many Nations Pin Climate Hopes On China, India As Hopes For Trump Fade
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @09:15PM Chelsea Manning Set To Be Released From Prison, 28 Years Early
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @06:00PM The Tech Sector Is Leaving the Rest of the US Economy In Its Dust
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @03:23PM Ford To Cut North America, Asia Salaried Workers By 10 Percent
Monday May 15, 2017 @10:50PM WikiLeaks Dump Reveals CIA Malware That Can Sabotage User Software
Monday May 15, 2017 @03:15PM Judge's Order Bars Uber Engineer From LiDAR Work, Demands Returns of Stolen Files
Monday May 15, 2017 @01:44PM 'U Can't Talk to Ur Professor Like This'
Monday May 15, 2017 @09:12AM The Reign of the $100 Graphing Calculator Required By Every US Math Class Is Finally Ending
Monday May 15, 2017 @07:57AM Google Owns the Classroom
Sunday May 14, 2017 @09:37PM Microsoft Blasts Spy Agencies For Leaked Exploits Used By WanaDecrypt0r
Sunday May 14, 2017 @07:06PM FCC Suspends Net Neutrality Comments, As Chairman Pai Mocks 'Mean Tweets'
Saturday May 13, 2017 @12:06AM 'Accidental Hero' Finds Kill Switch To Stop Spread of Ransomware Cyberattack
Friday May 12, 2017 @11:36PM FSF Supports Today's Boston March Against DRM In HTML5
Friday May 12, 2017 @11:15PM The Woman Who Saved Manhattan From a Freeway Running Through It
Friday May 12, 2017 @05:03PM Cable Lobby Survey Backfires; Most Americans Support Net Neutrality
Friday May 12, 2017 @02:15PM Gorilla Glass Maker Corning Gets $200 Million From Apple's US Manufacturing Investment Fund
Friday May 12, 2017 @12:36PM Blocked From US Tech Investing, China Goes To Israel Instead
Thursday May 11, 2017 @06:21PM Why Doesn't Harvard Want To Talk About Its Mystery Microsoft Azure Project?
Thursday May 11, 2017 @05:10PM Verizon Outbids AT&T For Nationwide 5G Wireless Spectrum
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @07:58PM Amazon To Build Homeless Shelter In Its New Seattle Headquarters
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @04:37PM New York Begins Taking Applications For Self-Driving Car Tests
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @04:02PM 'Google Is As Close To a Natural Monopoly As the Bell System Was In 1956'
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @03:57PM US To Ban Laptops in All Cabins of Flights From Europe
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @12:27PM A Bot Is Flooding the FCC's Website With Fake Anti-net Neutrality Comments
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @05:52PM Trump Fires FBI Director James Comey
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @04:24PM Why Do Gas Station Prices Constantly Change? Blame the Algorithm
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @04:13PM Tunnel Collapses At Nuclear Facility Once Called 'An Underground Chernobyl Waiting To Happen'
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @03:27PM Officials Fear Russia Could Try To Target United States Through Kaspersky AV
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:38PM US Life Expectancy Can Vary By 20 Years Depending On Where You Live
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:18PM FCC Says It Was Victim of Cyberattack After John Oliver Show
Monday May 08, 2017 @03:47PM Comcast and Charter Agree Not To Compete Against Each Other In Wireless
Monday May 08, 2017 @11:06AM John Oliver Gets Fired Up Over Net Neutrality, Causes FCC's Site To Temporarily Crash
Monday May 08, 2017 @10:22AM Unmanned US Air Force Space Plane Lands After Secret, Two-Year Mission
Monday May 08, 2017 @03:58AM Did A Billionaire Harvest Big Data From Facebook To 'Hijack' Democracy?
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'
Saturday May 06, 2017 @09:26PM Social Media Giants Sued For Helping ISIS
Saturday May 06, 2017 @08:00PM The FBI Defends Deploying Malware From A Tor Child Porn Site
Friday May 05, 2017 @07:39PM The Parts of America Most Susceptible To Automation
Friday May 05, 2017 @06:02PM US To Seek Social Media Details From Certain Visa Applicants
Friday May 05, 2017 @02:50PM Seattle Restored ISP Privacy Rules in the First Local Blow To Trump's Rollback
Friday May 05, 2017 @02:09AM Justice Department Opens Criminal Probe Into Uber
Thursday May 04, 2017 @05:39PM California Seeks To Tax Rocket Launches, Which Are Already Taxed
Thursday May 04, 2017 @03:55PM Billboards Target Lawmakers Who Voted To Let ISPs Sell User Information
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @09:03PM Apple Pledges $1 Billion Toward Creating Manufacturing Jobs In US
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @06:00PM Qualcomm Is Seeking US Import Ban For iPhones
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @01:04PM Interns at Facebook, Google Out-Earn the Average American
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @08:18PM NSA Collected Americans' Phone Records Despite Law Change, Says Report
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @05:50PM Trump Administration Rolls Back Obama-Era Nutrition Standards For School Lunches
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @10:37AM T-Mobile Says It Will Launch Nationwide 5G Network In Three Years
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @09:23AM India's Infosys To Hire 10,000 American Workers After Trump Criticism
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @08:51AM Carbon Intensity is Falling in Industrial, Electric Power Sectors
Monday May 01, 2017 @05:19PM Apple Has a Record $250 Billion In Cash, 90% of It Is Banked Overseas
Monday May 01, 2017 @03:44PM US Adults Will Spend More Than Half the Day Consuming Media, Study Says
Saturday April 29, 2017 @03:16AM EPA Website Removes Climate Science Site From Public View After Two Decades
Friday April 28, 2017 @11:47PM Some Of The Pentagon's Critical Infrastructure Still Runs Windows 95 And 98
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:57PM Trump Order Helps Offshore Drilling, Stops Marine Sanctuary Expansion
Friday April 28, 2017 @02:51PM NSA Halts Collection of Americans' Emails About Foreign Targets
Thursday April 27, 2017 @08:59AM US Space Firms Tell Washington: China Will Take Over the Moon if You're Not Careful
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @04:13PM FCC Announces Plan To Reverse Title II Net Neutrality
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @12:58AM Five Years Later, Legal Megaupload Data Is Still Trapped On Dead Servers
Monday April 24, 2017 @07:31PM In Preparation For Model 3, Tesla Plans To Double the Size of Its Supercharger Network This Year
Monday April 24, 2017 @07:16PM Uber Gets Sued Over Alleged 'Hell' Program To Track Lyft Drivers
Sunday April 23, 2017 @12:48PM America's Most-Hated ISP Is Now Hated By Fewer People
Friday April 21, 2017 @11:11PM WikiLeaks Releases New CIA Secret: Tapping Microphones On Some Samsung TVs