Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

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Monday April 23, 2018 @07:15PM Cow Could Soon Be Largest Land Mammal Left Due To Human Activity, Says Study
Monday April 23, 2018 @05:07PM US Government Weighing Sanctions Against Kaspersky Lab
Monday April 23, 2018 @04:19PM Netflix, Amazon, and Major Studios Try To Shut Down $20-Per-Month TV Service
Monday April 23, 2018 @03:35PM New Attack Group Orangeworm Targets Healthcare Sector in US, Asia, and Europe: Symantec
Sunday April 22, 2018 @02:58PM Net Neutrality Is Over Monday, But Experts Say ISPs Will Wait To Screw Us
Sunday April 22, 2018 @01:54AM White House Reportedly Exploring Wartime Rule To Help Coal, Nuclear
Saturday April 21, 2018 @12:34PM Many Amazon Warehouse Workers are on Food Stamps
Saturday April 21, 2018 @12:50AM Senate Confirms Climate Denier With No Scientific Credentials To Head NASA
Friday April 20, 2018 @07:19PM North Korean Leader Says He Will Suspend Arms Tests, Shut Nuclear Test Site
Friday April 20, 2018 @05:31PM Engineers Are Leaving America For Canada
Friday April 20, 2018 @04:50PM Government Accidentally Releases Documents On 'Psycho-Electric' Weapons
Friday April 20, 2018 @04:41PM AT&T, Verizon Under US Investigation For Collusion To Lock In Customers
Friday April 20, 2018 @03:15PM Palantir Knows Everything About You
Friday April 20, 2018 @02:28PM No One Knows How Long the US Coastline Is
Friday April 20, 2018 @01:04PM Democratic Party Files Suit Alleging Russia, the Trump Campaign, and WikiLeaks Conspired To Disrupt the 2016 Election
Thursday April 19, 2018 @11:10PM ZTE Exports Ban May Mean No Google Apps, a Death Sentence For Its Smartphones
Thursday April 19, 2018 @06:12PM LA Councilman Asks City Attorney To 'Review Possible Legal Action' Against Waze
Thursday April 19, 2018 @03:03PM FDA Wants Medical Devices To Have Mandatory Built-In Update Mechanisms
Thursday April 19, 2018 @01:36PM The Higher Your Salary, the More Time Your Employer Will Pay You Not To Work
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @03:46PM 100 Top Colleges Vow To Enroll More Low-Income Students
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @01:05PM A Florida Man Has been Accused of Making 97 Million Robocalls
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @11:59PM Huawei To Back Off US Market Amid Rising Tensions
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @09:49PM Southwest Airlines Engine Failure Results In First Fatality On US Airline In 9 Years
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @06:17PM Former FCC Broadband Panel Chair Arrested For Fraud
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @06:12PM FDA Approves First Contact Lenses That Turn Dark In Bright Sunlight
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @05:57PM Facebook Admits To Tracking Users, Non-Users Off-Site
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @05:24PM IRS 'Direct Pay' Option Not Working on Tax Day
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @05:14PM Online Tax Filers Will Get Extension After IRS Payment Website Outage
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @05:04PM Amazon Shelves Plan To Sell Prescription Drugs
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @04:53PM New York's Attorney General Is Investigating Bitcoin Exchanges
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @12:05PM What It's Like To Live in America Without Broadband Internet
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @10:39AM Cybersecurity Tech Accord: More Than 30 Tech Firms Pledge Not to Assist Governments in Cyberattacks
Monday April 16, 2018 @09:04PM Facebook Must Face Class-Action Lawsuit Over Facial Recognition, Says Judge
Monday April 16, 2018 @08:54PM Supreme Court Set To Hear Landmark Online Sales Tax Case
Monday April 16, 2018 @06:55PM Planet Fitness Evacuated After WiFi Network Named 'Remote Detonator' Causes Scare
Monday April 16, 2018 @06:54PM T-Mobile To Pay $40 Million Over False Ring Tones on Rural US Calls
Monday April 16, 2018 @05:14PM New Child Protection Nonprofit Strikes Back At Sex-Negative Approach of FOSTA-SESTA
Monday April 16, 2018 @04:37PM California Bill Would Restore, Strengthen Net Neutrality Protections
Monday April 16, 2018 @03:22PM Why New York City Stopped Building Subways
Monday April 16, 2018 @02:47PM Demand For Batteries Is Shrinking, Yet Prices Keep On Going and Going ... Up
Monday April 16, 2018 @12:59PM State-Sponsored Russian Hackers Actively Seeking To Hijack Essential Internet Hardware, US and UK Intelligence Agencies Say
Monday April 16, 2018 @11:26AM US Bans American Companies From Selling To Chinese Electronics Maker ZTE
Sunday April 15, 2018 @01:09PM Former FBI Director James Comey Reveals How Apple and Google's Encryption Efforts Drove Him 'Crazy'
Sunday April 15, 2018 @10:55AM Pentagon Reports 2000% Increase in Russia Trolls Since Friday
Saturday April 14, 2018 @02:01AM Investor Tim Draper Pushes Ballot Measure Splitting California Into 3 States
Friday April 13, 2018 @10:44PM Jailed Kansas 'Swat' Perpetrator Sneaks Online, Threatens More 'Swats'
Friday April 13, 2018 @10:26PM Kansas 'Swat' Perpetrator Charged; Faces 11 More Years in Prison
Friday April 13, 2018 @09:17PM NASA May Fly Humans On the Less Powerful Version of Its Deep-Space Rocket
Friday April 13, 2018 @05:24PM The Long, Slow Demise of Credit Card Signatures Starts Today
Friday April 13, 2018 @02:49PM Trade War Or Not, China is Closing the Gap on US in Technology IP Race
Friday April 13, 2018 @01:47AM Trump Orders Audit of Postal Service After Suggesting Amazon Is To Blame For Their Troubles
Thursday April 12, 2018 @07:31PM Nearly 1 In 10 Americans Have Deleted Their Facebook Account Over Privacy Concerns, Survey Claims
Thursday April 12, 2018 @06:44PM Uber Drivers Are Independent Contractors, Not Employees, Judge Rules
Thursday April 12, 2018 @05:53PM Trump Proposes Rejoining Trans-Pacific Partnership
Thursday April 12, 2018 @05:28PM NTSB Boots Tesla From Investigation Into Fatal Autopilot Crash
Thursday April 12, 2018 @04:33PM Uber's 2016 Breach Affected More Than 20 Million US Users
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @07:59PM FDA Approves AI-Powered Software To Detect Diabetic Retinopathy
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @03:41PM How Will Automation Affect Different US Cities?
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @02:49PM The US Military Desperately Wants To Weaponize AI
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @01:05PM Trump Signs Law Weakening Shield For Online Services
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @08:01PM Apple Must Pay Patent Troll More Than $500 Million In iMessage Case
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @04:56PM Democratic Senators Propose 'Privacy Bill of Rights' To Prevent Websites From Sharing Or Selling Sensitive Info Without Opt-In Consent
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @04:36PM Twitter Says It Will Comply With Honest Ads Act To Combat Russia Social Media Meddling
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @03:26PM Emergency Alert Systems Used Across the US Can Be Easily Hijacked
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @12:26PM Linux Computer Maker System76 To Move Manufacturing To the US
Monday April 09, 2018 @11:17PM Oregon Becomes Second State To Pass a Net Neutrality Law
Monday April 09, 2018 @10:21PM Backpage Founders Charged With Money Laundering, Aiding Prostitution
Monday April 09, 2018 @04:57PM All Apple Operations Now Run Off 100 Percent Renewable Energy
Monday April 09, 2018 @04:39PM 'Erotic Review' Blocks US Internet Users To Prepare For Government Crackdown
Monday April 09, 2018 @01:49PM Tech Group Urges US To Recruit Allies To Take on China, Not Tariffs
Monday April 09, 2018 @10:04AM FDA Worried Drug Was Risky; Now Reports of Deaths Spark Concern
Sunday April 08, 2018 @08:00PM Electronics Surplus Shop 'WeirdStuff Warehouse' Is Closing
Sunday April 08, 2018 @07:36PM Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower Says Data From 87 Million Users Could Be Stored In Russia
Saturday April 07, 2018 @07:33PM California May Soon Allow Passengers In Driverless Cars
Saturday April 07, 2018 @07:26PM Facebook Donated To 46 of 55 Members On Committee That Will Question Zuckerberg
Friday April 06, 2018 @06:57PM Apple Tells the EPA Why Cutting the Clean Power Plan Is a Bad Move
Friday April 06, 2018 @04:55PM FBI Seizes Backpage.com, a Site Criticized For Sex-Related Ads
Friday April 06, 2018 @01:21PM Wage Growth Slows Across the Country
Thursday April 05, 2018 @10:46PM The Supreme Court Fight Over Microsoft's Foreign Servers Is Over
Thursday April 05, 2018 @08:08PM Coinbase Launches Early-Stage Venture Fund
Thursday April 05, 2018 @07:07PM The FCC Is Refusing To Release Emails About Ajit Pai's 'Harlem Shake' Video
Thursday April 05, 2018 @05:03PM EFF: Google Should Not Help the US Military Build Unaccountable AI Systems
Thursday April 05, 2018 @04:29PM Secret Service Warns of Chip Card Scheme
Thursday April 05, 2018 @12:30AM YouTube Will Increase Security At All Offices Worldwide Following Shooting
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @06:33PM One of Estonia's First 'e-Residents' Explains What It Means To Have Digital Citizenship
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @05:43PM Google Now Purchases More Renewable Energy Than It Consumes As a Company
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @04:09PM CenturyLink Fights Billing-Fraud Lawsuit By Claiming That It Has No Customers
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @09:56AM Outgoing White House Emails Not Protected by Verification System
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @01:59AM US' Proposed China Tariffs Would Target Robotics, Satellites
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @11:54PM YouTube Shooter 'Nasim Aghdam' Reportedly Had Website With Manifesto That Targeted YouTube For Censorship, Demonetization
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @06:50PM Facebook CEO Says Not Planning To Extend European Privacy Law Globally
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @03:02PM US Suspects Listening Devices in Washington
Monday April 02, 2018 @06:43PM Military Documents Reveal How the US Army Plans To Deploy AI In Future Wars
Monday April 02, 2018 @12:23PM Verizon Has Been the Fastest US Mobile Carrier in Last Six Months: Wirefly
Sunday April 01, 2018 @05:31PM Teenage Subway Aficionados Help With the Upkeep of Every One of New York City's 472 Subway Stations -- At Least on Wikipedia
Sunday April 01, 2018 @04:58PM Trump Says He Wants Skilled Migrants But Creates New Hurdles
Sunday April 01, 2018 @04:45PM Duolingo To Silicon Valley Workers: Move To Pittsburgh, Where You Can Actually Afford a Home
Sunday April 01, 2018 @01:27AM Atlanta Still Struggles To Recover From Ransomware Attack
Sunday April 01, 2018 @12:29AM Microsoft Email Privacy Case No Longer Needed, Says The US
Saturday March 31, 2018 @01:44AM Was The Florida Pedestrian Bridge Collapse Triggered By Post-Tensioning?
Saturday March 31, 2018 @01:20AM Tesla Says Autopilot Was Engaged During Fatal Model X Crash
Friday March 30, 2018 @05:17PM The Gig Economy Keeps Growing, But Worker Benefits Aren't
Friday March 30, 2018 @04:56PM Huawei Commits To Bringing Its Products To the US Despite Government Security Concerns
Friday March 30, 2018 @04:26PM Ajit Pai Faces Heat Over Proposal To Take Away Poor People's Broadband Plans
Thursday March 29, 2018 @10:07PM Scientists Explain the Sound of Knuckle Cracking
Thursday March 29, 2018 @08:16PM FCC Authorizes SpaceX's Ambitious Satellite Internet Plans
Thursday March 29, 2018 @05:34PM US To Seek Social Media Details From All Visa Applicants
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @07:14PM Boeing Hit By WannaCry Virus, Fears It Could Cripple Some Jet Production
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @06:48PM Amazon Takes Fresh Stab At $16 Billion Housekeeping Industry
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @05:10PM Apple Trains Chicago Teachers To Put Coding In More Classrooms
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @03:56AM Uber Will Not Re-Apply For Self-Driving Car Permit In California
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @01:59PM AT&T/Verizon Lobbyists To 'Aggressively' Sue States That Enact Net Neutrality
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @01:44PM Zuckerberg Refuses UK Parliament Summons Over Facebook Data Misuse, Agrees To Testify Before Congress
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @12:22PM FBI Had No Way To Access Locked iPhone After Terror Attack, Watchdog Finds
Monday March 26, 2018 @08:11PM Wind and Solar Can Power Most of the United States, Says Study
Monday March 26, 2018 @07:34PM Elon Musk Says Boring Company Will Sell 'Lego-Like' Kits of Excavated Rock
Monday March 26, 2018 @05:26PM Few Countries Will Benefit From the AI Revolution
Monday March 26, 2018 @05:22PM ICE Uses Facebook Data To Find and Track Immigrants, Internal Emails Show
Monday March 26, 2018 @04:30PM Confirmation of a US Government Probe Pushes Facebook's Market Loss To $90 Billion
Monday March 26, 2018 @10:41AM Americans Less Likely To Trust Facebook than Rivals on Personal Data
Sunday March 25, 2018 @10:38PM State Department Seemingly Buys $15,000 iPhone Cracking Tech GrayKey
Sunday March 25, 2018 @01:38AM Justice Department Revives Push To Mandate a Way To Unlock Phones
Sunday March 25, 2018 @01:28AM Justice Department Revives Push To Mandate a Way To Unlock Phones
Friday March 23, 2018 @06:44PM New York Councilman Proposes Bill That Would Grant NYC Workers 'Right To Disconnect'
Friday March 23, 2018 @04:15PM FCC Chief Cites Concerns on Spy Threats From Chinese Telecoms Firms
Friday March 23, 2018 @04:05PM Craigslist Personals, Some Subreddits Disappear After FOSTA Passage
Friday March 23, 2018 @11:29AM US Charges Iranians For Global Cyber Attacks on Behalf of Tehran
Thursday March 22, 2018 @06:24PM FCC's New 5G Rules Favor Fast Setup Over Federal Reviews
Thursday March 22, 2018 @04:40PM Atlanta City Government Systems Down Due To Ransomware Attack
Thursday March 22, 2018 @03:33PM Trump Announces $60 Billion Tariff on Chinese High-Tech and Other Goods
Thursday March 22, 2018 @09:56AM Cutting 'Old Heads' at IBM
Thursday March 22, 2018 @12:29AM US Spending Bill Contains CLOUD Act, a Win For Tech and Law Enforcement
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @10:42PM Best Buy Stops Selling Huawei Smartphones
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @06:23PM YouTube Bans Firearms Demo Videos, Entering the Gun Control Debate
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @05:12PM Russia Secretly Helped Venezuela Launch a Cryptocurrency To Evade US Sanctions
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @05:03PM AT&T Suffers Another Blow In Court Over Throttling of 'Unlimited' Data
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @04:31PM Senate Passes Controversial Online Sex Trafficking Bill
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @12:27PM Facebook is Building a Real Community in California To Test Whether People Love Tech Companies Enough To Live in Them
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @10:30PM Chinese Companies Are Buying Up Cash-Strapped US Colleges
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @06:15PM SpaceX Indicates It Will Manufacture the BFR Rocket In Los Angeles
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @04:40PM There Are Still 100,000 Pay Phones In the US
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @04:21PM Amazon Considers Buying Some Toys R Us Stores
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @02:47PM African Manufacturing Jobs Could be Threatened by US Based Robots, Report Says
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @10:20AM FTC Probing Facebook For Use of Personal Data: Bloomberg
Monday March 19, 2018 @06:08PM Lead Exposure Kills Hundreds of Thousands of Adults Every Year in the US, Study Finds
Monday March 19, 2018 @05:16PM Ajit Pai Celebrates After Court Strikes Down Obama-Era Robocall Rule
Monday March 19, 2018 @04:26PM Trump Bans Venezuela's New National Cryptocurrency
Monday March 19, 2018 @03:55PM Entrepreneur Andrew Yang, a Big Supporter Of Universal Basic Income, is Running For President
Monday March 19, 2018 @03:27PM Facebook Under Pressure as EU, US Urge Probes of Data Practices
Monday March 19, 2018 @12:18PM FedEx Embraces More Robots Without Firing Humans
Monday March 19, 2018 @11:30AM The Struggle to Build a Massive 'Biobank' of Patient Data
Sunday March 18, 2018 @05:24PM About a Quarter of US Adults Say They Are 'Almost Constantly' Online
Saturday March 17, 2018 @06:18PM Did Cambridge Analytica Harvest 50 Million Facebook Profiles?
Saturday March 17, 2018 @03:07PM DIY Explosives Experimenter Blows Self Up, Contaminates Building
Saturday March 17, 2018 @02:51AM North Carolina Police Obtained Warrants Demanding All Google Users Near Four Crime Scenes
Friday March 16, 2018 @11:41PM The Ordinary Engineering Behind the Horrifying Florida Bridge Collapse
Friday March 16, 2018 @03:05PM Hacker Adrian Lamo Dies At 37
Friday March 16, 2018 @02:52PM Entire Broadband Industry Will Help FCC Defend Net Neutrality Repeal
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:45PM Facial Scanning Now Arriving At US Airports
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:27PM Plattsburgh, New York Passed the First Bitcoin Mining Ban In the US
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:01PM For the First Time, a US City Has Banned Cryptocurrency Mining
Friday March 16, 2018 @10:40AM Chinese Hackers Hit US Firms Linked To South China Sea Dispute
Friday March 16, 2018 @07:19AM US Utilities Have Finally Realized Electric Cars May Save Them
Thursday March 15, 2018 @05:57PM Verizon Will Fix Broadband Networks, Landlines To Resolve Investigation
Thursday March 15, 2018 @02:59PM US Says Russia Hacked Energy Grid, Punishes 19 for Meddling
Thursday March 15, 2018 @12:39PM Largest US Radio Company iHeartMedia Files For Bankruptcy
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @07:07PM Toys R Us To Close All 800 of Its US Stores
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:54PM New Bill In Congress Would Bypass the Fourth Amendment, Hand Your Data To Police
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:21PM How Amazon Became Corporate America's Nightmare
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @01:05PM SEC Charges Theranos, CEO Elizabeth Holmes With 'Massive Fraud'
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @10:28AM Demand For Programmers Hits Full Boil as US Job Market Simmers
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @05:23PM UFO Disclosure Group Releases Newest Navy F/A-18 Super Hornet UFO Encounter Video
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @05:15PM New York's Subway Is Slow Because They Slowed Down the Trains After A 1995 Accident
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:59PM Extreme Winter Weather In the US Linked To a Warming Arctic
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:29PM How Your Returns Are Used Against You At Best Buy, Other Retailers
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @09:43AM Trump's Pick for New CIA Director Is Career Spymaster
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @12:41AM US Navy Under Fire In Mass Software Piracy Lawsuit
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @12:27AM Lyft Says Its Revenue Is Growing Nearly 3x Faster Than Uber's
Monday March 12, 2018 @06:54PM Trump Issues Order To Block Broadcom's Takeover of Qualcomm
Monday March 12, 2018 @02:52PM Data Breach Victims Can Sue Yahoo in the United States, Federal Judge Rules
Monday March 12, 2018 @02:19PM Coming Soon to a Front Porch Near You: Package Delivery Via Drone
Saturday March 10, 2018 @09:46PM Are The Alternatives Even Worse Than Daylight Saving Time?
Saturday March 10, 2018 @04:50PM Kansas 'Swat' Perpetrator Is Now Also Wanted in Florida
Saturday March 10, 2018 @02:42AM Lawmakers Continue Fighting For Net Neutrality in the US Senate, Courts, and States
Friday March 09, 2018 @11:57PM Flippy the Robot is Already Taking an 'Extended Break'
Friday March 09, 2018 @08:04PM Reddit Admits Russian Trolls Got Into Website During 2016 Election
Friday March 09, 2018 @06:46PM California Bullet Train Costs Soar To $77.3 Billion, Will Take 5 Years Longer To Complete
Friday March 09, 2018 @06:32PM FCC Accuses Stealthy Startup of Launching Rogue Satellites
Friday March 09, 2018 @05:36PM Researchers Discover Colistin-Heteroresistant Germs In the US
Friday March 09, 2018 @04:04PM China's Alibaba is Investing Huge Sums in AI Research and Resources -- and It Is Building Tools To Challenge Google and Amazon
Thursday March 08, 2018 @08:48PM Researchers Provide Likely Explanation For the 'Sonic Weapon' Used At the US Embassy In Cuba
Thursday March 08, 2018 @08:38PM Florida Lawmakers Approve Year-Round Daylight Saving Time
Thursday March 08, 2018 @06:44PM Trump Promises Copyright Crackdown As DoJ Takes Aim At Streaming Pirates
Thursday March 08, 2018 @06:02PM Elon Musk Sides With Trump On Trade With China, Citing 25 Percent Import Duty On American Cars
Thursday March 08, 2018 @05:53PM 'Personal Drone' Crash Causes 335-Acre Wildfire In Coconino National Forest
Thursday March 08, 2018 @11:37AM What Airbnb Did To New York City
Thursday March 08, 2018 @11:26AM Trump's Meeting With The Video Game Industry To Talk Gun Violence Could Get Ugly
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @07:55PM Most Americans Think AI Will Destroy Other People's Jobs, Not Theirs
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @07:34PM California Becomes 18th State To Consider Right To Repair Legislation
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @04:31PM FBI Again Calls For Magical Solution To Break Into Encrypted Phones