Slashdot Items Tagged "web"

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Thursday March 30, 2017 @02:21PM Streaming Services Generated More Than 50% of All US Music Industry Revenue in 2016
Thursday March 30, 2017 @09:31AM Safe Harbor Cost the US Music Industry Up To $1B in Lost Royalties Per Year, Study Finds
Thursday March 30, 2017 @09:22AM Christopher Nolan and Sofia Coppola Urge Fans To Watch Films in Cinemas, Not On Netflix
Thursday March 30, 2017 @08:30AM Trolling Will Get Worse Before it Gets Better, Study Says
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @01:17PM Activist Starts a Campaign To Buy and Publish Browsing Histories of Politicians Who Passed Anti-Privacy Law
Monday March 27, 2017 @11:01AM Microsoft Yanks Docs.com Search After Complaints of Exposed Sensitive Files
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
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
Thursday March 16, 2017 @11:04AM Slashdot Asks: Is the Internet Killing Old and New Art Forms or Helping Them Grow?
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @11:31AM Questions Linger After ISP Blocks TeamViewer Over Fraud Fears
Monday March 13, 2017 @01:13PM 'We Didn't Lose Control Of Our Personal Data -- It Was Stolen From Us By People Farmers'
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
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
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
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @01:46PM Spotify Is Testing a Lossless Subscription Tier For $15 to $20 Per Month
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'
Thursday February 23, 2017 @09:16AM Google Releases an AI Tool For Publishers To Spot and Weed Out Toxic Comments
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
Friday February 17, 2017 @12:35PM Mozilla Will Deprecate XUL Add-ons Before the End of 2017
Thursday February 16, 2017 @03:02PM CloudFlare Puts Pirate Sites on New IP Addresses, Avoids Cogent Blockade
Friday February 10, 2017 @02:41PM Apple Fails To Remove 'Deleted' Safari Web Browser Histories From iCloud
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 @01:09PM Tor's Ooniprobe, Now Available On Android and iOS, Helps People Track Internet Censorship
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
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
Monday January 30, 2017 @12:41PM Sony Warns It Will Take $1 Billion Writedown, Blames Slowing DVD Sales
Thursday January 26, 2017 @09:38AM 'The Future of Advertising is Fewer, Better Ads'
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @09:59AM Chrome To Introduce Timer To Throttle Background Pages
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @10:17AM Vivaldi CEO: Stop Your Anti-Competitive Practices With Edge, Microsoft!
Monday January 23, 2017 @04:24PM AT&T Offering Day Pass For International Travelers
Friday January 20, 2017 @02:23PM Despite Glitches, AT&T's DirecTV Now Hits 200,000 Subscribers in Its First Month
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 @10:15AM Microsoft Plans To Add an Ebook Store To Windows 10
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @01:36PM Safari Users Unable to Play Newer 4K Video On YouTube in Native Resolution
Thursday January 12, 2017 @01:57PM Cassettes Are Back, and Booming
Thursday January 12, 2017 @11:00AM Amazon Launches Anime Channel for $5 Per Month, Its First Branded Subscription Channel
Thursday January 12, 2017 @10:41AM Opera Neon Turns Your Web Browser Into a Mini Desktop
Thursday January 12, 2017 @10:17AM Apple Planning To Make Original TV Shows and Movies as Hardware Sales Soften
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @02:32PM Google is Killing Its Solar-Powered Internet Drone Program
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @02:01PM Streaming TV is Beginning To Look a Lot Like Cable
Monday January 09, 2017 @10:20AM Streaming Now Officially the Number One Way We Listen to Music in America
Thursday January 05, 2017 @01:31PM Verizon Executive Says Company Unsure About Yahoo Deal
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @09:42AM Google Really, Really Wants To Bring India's Small Businesses Online
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @11:41AM Dish's New AirTV Set-Top Box Does Over-the-Air and 4K Streaming
Friday December 30, 2016 @01:56PM Has the Internet Killed Curly Quotes?
Friday December 30, 2016 @09:12AM Governments Shut Down the Internet More Than 50 Times in 2016
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @11:43AM Frequent Flyer Points Put at Risk By Website Flaws
Monday December 26, 2016 @10:07PM The Farmer Who Built Her Own Broadband
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @11:01AM Slashdot Asks: Why Are Browsers So Slow?
Thursday December 15, 2016 @12:02PM China Takes Action On Thousands Of Websites For 'Harmful', Obscene Content
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @04:20PM Flash Will Soon Be 'Click-To-Run' in Microsoft Edge
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @12:01PM Windows 10 Update Broke DHCP, Knocked Users Off the Internet
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @12:35PM Why China Can't Lure Tech Talent
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @02:42PM Information Overload No Problem For Most Americans: Survey
Monday December 05, 2016 @10:40AM Opera Developer Comes With Address Bar Speculative Prerenderer Feature
Friday December 02, 2016 @04:01PM Lawyer Sues 20-Year-Old Student Who Gave a Bad Yelp Review, Loses Badly
Friday December 02, 2016 @11:15AM UK Homes Lose Internet Access After Cyber-Attack
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @10:54AM Opera Browser Asked to Blacklist Pirate Sites in 'Turbo Mode'
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @10:34AM UK Plans To Censor Online Videos Of 'Non-Conventional' Sex Acts
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @09:33AM Tech Firms Seek To Frustrate Internet History Log Law
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @09:42AM Facebook's Solar-Powered Drone Under Investigation After 'Accident'
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @09:05AM Almost Half the World Will be Online by End of 2016
Monday November 21, 2016 @11:18AM Microsoft Partners With D-Link To Deliver Speedier Wi-Fi in Rural Regions
Friday November 18, 2016 @04:27PM Internet of Things Set To Change the Face of Dementia Care
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @04:40PM Mozilla Releases Firefox 50
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @10:02AM The Internet Association, Whose Members Include Amazon, Facebook and Google, Writes Open Letter To Donald Trump
Monday November 14, 2016 @11:20AM Samsung To Acquire Connected Car Firm Harman For $8 Billion
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:04PM Unsealed Court Docs Show FBI Used Malware Like 'A Grenade'
Friday November 04, 2016 @11:32AM More Than 50 Percent of All Pages In Chrome Are Loaded Over HTTPS Now
Thursday November 03, 2016 @03:14PM Mirai Botnet Attackers Are Trying To Knock Liberia Offline
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @03:25PM Another Internet Outage Takes Down Services in US and UK
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @12:04PM Tim Berners-Lee Warns of Danger of Chaos in Unprotected Public Data
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @02:40PM Mobile Browsing Just Overtook the Desktop For the First Time
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @02:33PM Firefox Disables Loophole that Allows Sites To Track Users Via Battery Status
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @11:49AM Despite Its Nefarious Reputation, New Report Finds Majority of Activity On Dark Web is Totally Legal and Mundane
Friday October 28, 2016 @01:20PM Mozilla Announces Quantum, a New Browser Engine For Firefox
Thursday October 27, 2016 @11:27AM Wikipedia Community and Internet Archive Partner To Fix One Million Broken Links on Wikipedia
Thursday October 27, 2016 @11:04AM Web Bluetooth Opens New Abusive Channels
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @10:12AM Intel Announces Atom E3900 Series - Goldmont for the Internet of Things
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @04:50PM Benchmark Battle October 2016: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Monday October 24, 2016 @01:16PM Internet is Becoming Unreadable Because of a Trend Towards Lighter, Thinner Fonts
Friday October 21, 2016 @03:51PM Amid Major Internet Outages, Affected Websites Have Lessons To Learn
Friday October 21, 2016 @11:46AM UK Government Proposes Minimum 10Mbps Broadband For Poor
Friday October 21, 2016 @09:05AM Several Sites Including Twitter, GitHub, Spotify, PayPal, NYTimes Suffering Outage -- Dyn DNS Under DDoS Attack [Update]
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:22PM Hotspot Vigilantes Are Trying to Beam the Internet To Julian Assange
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @09:46PM Ecuador Acknowledges Limiting Julian Assange's Web Access
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @10:43AM Say Hello To Branded Internet Addresses
Monday October 17, 2016 @11:14AM Assange Internet Link Cut By State Actor, Claims Wikileaks
Thursday October 13, 2016 @11:46AM Beijing Said Facebook and Google Are Welcome Back To China as Long as They 'Respect China's Laws'
Thursday October 13, 2016 @11:07AM Dutch Net Neutrality Law Goes Too Far Say Critics
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @01:14PM Google and Facebook Are Building the Fastest Trans-Pacific Cable Yet
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @10:29AM CloudFlare Working On New System That Removes CAPTCHAs For Tor Users
Monday October 03, 2016 @02:40PM In Canada's North, a Single Satellite Outage Means Losing Basic Services
Sunday October 02, 2016 @09:55AM As ICANN Gains Full Oversight Of Domain Name System, Some Wonder If It Means the US Has Given Away The Internet
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:24AM Chromification Continues: Firefox May Use Chrome's PDF and Flash Plugins
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:23AM Author Says Going Offline For 24 Hours a Week Has Significantly Improved His Health, Sanity and Happiness
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @04:44PM Cloudflare: We Can't Shut Down Pirate Sites
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @05:31PM W3C Set To Publish HTML 5.1, Work Already Started On HTML 5.2
Friday September 16, 2016 @03:43PM Web Security CEO Warns About Control Of Internet Falling Into Few Hands
Thursday September 15, 2016 @04:14PM Chrome and Firefox Block Pirate Bay Over 'Harmful Programs'
Thursday September 15, 2016 @01:02PM Microsoft Reproduces Google's Battery Life Test To Show Edge Beats Chrome
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @10:51AM New EU Rules Promise 100Mbps Broadband and Free Wi-Fi For All
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @11:47AM Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg On 'Napalm Girl' Photo: 'We Don't Always Get it Right'
Monday September 12, 2016 @02:04PM Netflix Pushes FCC To Crack Down On Data Caps
Friday September 09, 2016 @12:42PM Who Is Getting Left Behind In the Internet Revolution?
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @11:08AM Million More Devices Sharing Known Private Keys For HTTPS, SSH Admin
Monday September 05, 2016 @10:12AM Apps Are Devouring the Open Web
Friday August 26, 2016 @03:59PM Sprint Charging 'Unlimited' Users $20 More for Unthrottled Video
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @10:59AM Singapore To Cut Off Public Servants From the Internet
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @10:57AM Internaut Day Might Not Be the Web Anniversary You're Looking For
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @04:07PM Maker of Web Monitoring Software Can Be Sued
Monday August 15, 2016 @01:16PM Google Fiber Is Changing Its Strategy as Costs Grow
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @03:48PM FCC Loses Court Battle To Let Cities Build their Own Broadband
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @02:43PM Linux Bug Leaves USA Today, Other Top Sites Vulnerable To Serious Hijacking Attacks
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @05:01PM Internet Archive Posted 10,000 Browser-Playable Amiga Titles
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @03:39PM Chrome Is Nearly Ready To Talk To Your Bluetooth Devices
Friday August 05, 2016 @10:39AM Firefox Will Try To Show You Saved Archive Of a Page Instead Of 404 Error
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @09:23AM Frequent Password Changes Are the Enemy Of Security, FTC Technologist Says
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @12:18AM Interviews: Ask Ruby on Rails Creator David Heinemeier Hansson a Question
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @01:13PM Chrome 52 for Android Arrives With Smoother Video Playback, Faster Load Times, and Better Battery Life
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @12:46PM Firefox 48 Released With Multi-Process Support, Mandatory Add-On Signing
Monday August 01, 2016 @09:10PM Hacker Selling Data For 200 Million Yahoo Users On The Dark Web
Monday August 01, 2016 @02:49PM Google Says 97% Of Connections To YouTube Are Now Encrypted
Friday July 29, 2016 @12:09PM Ask Slashdot: Best Browser Extensions -- 2016 Edition
Thursday July 28, 2016 @02:56PM Tumblr To Introduce Ads Across All Blogs
Thursday July 21, 2016 @02:41PM Facebook Took Its Giant Internet Drone On Its First Test Flight
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @04:02PM Engineer Gets Tired Of Waiting For Telecom Companies To Wire His town -- So He Does It Himself
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @01:26PM Firefox To Block Non-Essential Flash Content In August 2016, Require Click-To-Activate In 2017
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @09:59AM BT Internet Outage Was Our Fault, Says Equinix
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @03:54PM Windows 10 Warns Chrome and Firefox Users About Battery Drain, Recommends Switching To Edge
Thursday July 07, 2016 @03:19PM UK ISP Sky Is About To Start Censoring the Web For All of Its Customers
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @02:34PM Mozilla Is Building Context Graph, a 'Recommender System For the Web'
Friday July 01, 2016 @05:16PM Microsoft Will Be Largest Infrastructure As A Service Vendor By 2019, Says Morgan Stanley Survey
Friday July 01, 2016 @12:34PM Mozilla Releases First Build of Servo, Its Next-Generation Browser Engine
Thursday June 30, 2016 @02:00PM Google Is Adding a VR Shell To Chrome To Let You Browse the Entire Web In VR
Thursday June 23, 2016 @03:46PM Comodo Attempting to Register 'Let's Encrypt' Trademarks, And That's Not Right
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @02:17PM Senate Rejects FBI Bid For Warrantless Access To Internet Browsing Histories
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @11:50AM Opera Denies Microsoft Edge Battery-Saving Claims
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @03:32PM Elon Musk's Open Source OpenAI: We're Working On a Robot For Your Household Chores
Monday June 20, 2016 @10:44AM Microsoft Says Edge Browser Is More Power-Efficient Than Chrome
Saturday June 18, 2016 @03:01PM Open and Rich Co-exist But Don't Mingle So Much
Friday June 17, 2016 @03:24PM Time Warner Cable Suspends Broadband Upgrades After Merger
Friday June 17, 2016 @10:24AM Experimental Firefox Feature Lets You Use Multiple Identities While Surfing the Web
Thursday June 16, 2016 @12:55AM Samsung Buys US Cloud Services Firm Joyent
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @01:15PM Safari 10 In macOS Sierra Deactivates Flash, Silverlight and Other Plug-Ins by Default
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @11:05AM Tom Wheeler Defeats the Broadband Industry: Net Neutrality Wins In Court
Monday June 13, 2016 @06:11PM New Device Sold On The Dark Web Can Clone Up To 15 Contactless Cards Per Second
Friday June 10, 2016 @06:31PM Facebook Now Lets Users Comment With a Video
Friday June 10, 2016 @03:17PM Yahoo Bidders Can't Even Agree On What They're Buying
Friday June 10, 2016 @01:03PM Bluetooth 5 With 2x More Range and 4x Better Speed Coming Next Week
Thursday June 09, 2016 @06:23PM Sir Tim Berners-Lee: Internet Has Become 'World's Largest Surveillance Network'
Thursday June 09, 2016 @01:58PM Google's Nearby Feature Recommends Apps and Websites Based On Your Location
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @04:28PM Belgium Tops List Of Nations Most Vulnerable To Hacking
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @03:06PM The Web's Creator Thinks We Need a New One That Governments Can't Control
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @12:35PM Firefox Finally Confirms 'Largest Change Ever' Featuring Electrolysis In v48
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @11:50AM Google To Deprecate SSLv3, RC4 in Gmail IMAP/POP Clients
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @06:37AM Singapore To Cut Off Internet Access For Government Workers From 2017
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @06:48PM Internet, Web Enjoy One Final Day As Proper Nouns
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @12:43PM Tor Browser 6.0: Ditches SHA-1 Support, Uses DuckDuckGo For Default Search Results
Saturday May 28, 2016 @09:21AM 62% Americans Get News On Social Media
Friday May 27, 2016 @05:57PM Google Boosts Mobile Web Speed On Apple Devices With Accelerated Mobile Pages
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @01:40PM Genius' Web Annotations Undermined Web Security
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @11:20AM Netflix Launches Fast.com To Show How Fast Your Internet Connection Really Is
Thursday May 12, 2016 @05:06PM Opera Adds Power-Saving Mode, Offers 'Up To 50 Percent' Longer Battery Life
Friday May 06, 2016 @11:16AM Huge Number Of Sites Imperiled By Critical Image-Processing Vulnerability
Monday May 02, 2016 @12:42PM Chrome Overtakes Internet Explorer For Most Popular Desktop Browser
Monday April 18, 2016 @08:19AM UK Hosting Provider 123-Reg Accidentally Deletes Customer Sites
Friday April 15, 2016 @06:45PM MIT Bug Finder Uncovers Flaws In Web Apps In 64 Seconds
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @04:25PM The Future of Firefox is Chrome
Monday April 11, 2016 @07:12PM Google Developers Create API For Direct USB Access Via Web Pages
Saturday April 09, 2016 @01:58PM Popular Firefox Add-Ons Open Millions To New Attack
Friday April 08, 2016 @03:28PM WordPress.com Enables HTTPS Encryption For All Websites
Friday April 08, 2016 @01:03PM Dark Web Mapping Reveals That Half of the Content Is Legal
Friday April 08, 2016 @06:47AM Microsoft Edge Will Start Automatically Pausing Less Important Flash Content
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @08:08PM Outdated and Vulnerable WordPress, Drupal Versions Contributed To Panama Papers Breach
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @05:41PM Facebook Rolls Out Major Live Video Update
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @02:18PM Cyber Commander Says It's 'Not Realistic' To Shut Down Internet
Monday April 04, 2016 @07:42PM Government-Funded Free WiFi Project Isn't Providing Much WiFi
Friday April 01, 2016 @02:59PM North Korea Officially Blocks Facebook, Twitter and YouTube
Thursday March 31, 2016 @09:21PM PHP, Python and Google Go Fail To Detect Revoked TLS Certificates
Thursday March 31, 2016 @07:43PM Microsoft Denies Edge Is Getting A Native Ad Blocker
Thursday March 31, 2016 @05:35PM California Bill AB 2867 Proposed To Allow You To Cancel Comcast With 'Click Of The Mouse'
Thursday March 31, 2016 @04:46PM AT&T Caps Are A Giant Con And An Attack On Cord-Cutters
Thursday March 31, 2016 @07:34AM CloudFlare Wants Tor To Change Or Risk CAPTCHA Blockades