Slashdot Items Tagged "internet"

Date / Time Story
Sunday April 23, 2017 @06:38PM Is Social Media Making Us Hate Each Other?
Sunday April 23, 2017 @12:48PM America's Most-Hated ISP Is Now Hated By Fewer People
Saturday April 22, 2017 @08:27PM Should Archive.org Ignore Robots.txt Directives And Cache Everything?
Saturday April 22, 2017 @05:07PM Verizon.net 'Gets Out Of The Email Business'
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:59PM Apple Hires Top Google Satellite Executives For New Hardware Team
Friday April 21, 2017 @03:57PM Microsoft Improves Gmail Experience For Windows 10 Insiders, But There Are Privacy Concerns
Friday April 21, 2017 @03:53PM LinkedIn Apologizes For Trying To Connect Everyone In Real Life
Friday April 21, 2017 @12:23PM Red Hat Suffers Massive Data Center Network Outage
Friday April 21, 2017 @10:33AM Trump's FCC Votes To Allow Broadband Rate Hikes Will Deprive More Public Schools From Getting Internet Access
Thursday April 20, 2017 @11:16PM CEO of Silicon Valley's $400 Juicer Promises Refunds After Hand-Squeezing Demonstration
Thursday April 20, 2017 @10:59PM US Prepares Charges To Seek Arrest of WikiLeaks' Julian Assange
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:53PM Ambient Light Sensors Can Be Used To Steal Browser Data
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:04PM Canada Rules To Uphold Net Neutrality
Thursday April 20, 2017 @02:12PM FCC Takes First Step Toward Allowing More Broadcast TV Mergers
Thursday April 20, 2017 @09:16AM MIT No Longer Owns 18.0.0.0/8
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
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @02:25PM Newest Firefox Browser Bashes Crashes
Monday April 17, 2017 @08:40PM Netflix Nears 100 Million Subscribers
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:02PM Trump Administration Kills Open.Gov, Will Not Release White House Visitor Logs
Monday April 17, 2017 @10:42AM Hollywood Is Losing the Battle Against Online Trolls
Monday April 17, 2017 @09:29AM Chrome 59 To Address Punycode Phishing Attack
Saturday April 15, 2017 @02:22PM RIP, Robert Taylor, The Innovator Who Shaped Modern Computing
Friday April 14, 2017 @02:40PM Google Kills Off Octane JavaScript Benchmark Due To 'Diminishing Returns and Over-Optimization'
Friday April 14, 2017 @11:26AM Virgin Media Starts Turning Customer Routers Into Public Wi-Fi Hotspots
Friday April 14, 2017 @02:45AM Cloudflare Doesn't Want To Become the 'Piracy Police'
Thursday April 13, 2017 @07:11PM Roku-Enabled TVs Will Soon 'Listen' To Programs You're Watching To Suggest Streaming Content
Thursday April 13, 2017 @10:24AM Pirate Bay Founder: 'I Have Given Up'
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @11:57PM West Point Researchers Demonstrate Passive Netflix Traffic Analysis Attack
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @06:25PM VPN Providers Report Huge Increase In Downloads, Usage Since Privacy Rules Were Repealed
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @01:50PM Microsoft Edge Beats Chrome By Over Three Hours In New Battery Usage Test
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @12:55PM Silicon Valley Kicks Off Fight On Net Neutrality
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 @06:34PM Firefox To Let Users Control Memory Usage
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @06:09PM Chrome Now Uses Scroll Anchoring To Prevent Those Annoying Page Jumps
Monday April 10, 2017 @05:29PM DMCA 'Safe Harbor' Up In the Air For Online Sites That Use Moderators
Monday April 10, 2017 @05:08PM Americans Support Letting Cities Build Their Own Broadband Networks, Pew Finds
Sunday April 09, 2017 @07:49PM Celebrating '21 Things We Miss About Old Computers'
Sunday April 09, 2017 @03:13PM Bitcoin Exchange Sues Wells Fargo Over Massive Wire Transfer Suspension
Sunday April 09, 2017 @01:15AM Server Snafu Exposes Ask.com User Search Queries Via Internal Status Page
Saturday April 08, 2017 @10:09PM Die-Hard Sysops Are Resurrecting BBS's From The 1980s
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:01PM Over 90% of College Students Today Regularly Use Netflix, But Only 34% Are Actually Paying For Their Own Account
Friday April 07, 2017 @12:41AM FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Plans Fast-Track Repeal of Net Neutrality
Thursday April 06, 2017 @06:49PM Facebook To Use Photo-Matching To Block Repeat 'Revenge Porn'
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:27PM Twitter Sues US Government Over Attempt To Unmask Anti-Trump Account
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:16PM New Destructive Malware Intentionally Bricks IoT Devices
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @04:13PM YouTube Launches 'YouTube TV' In Select Markets
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @01:11PM FCC's Ajit Pai Says Broadband Market Too Competitive For Strict Privacy Rules
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @12:20AM Spotify Premium Users Will Get Some Albums Two Weeks Before Free Users
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @05:03PM Former Snapchat Employee Presses To Unseal Allegedly Doctored Usage Statistics
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:00PM IoT Garage Door Opener Maker Bricks Customer's Product After Bad Review
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @03:33PM Web Inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee Slams UK and US Net Plans
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @09:25AM Web Inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee Slams UK and US Internet Plans
Monday April 03, 2017 @06:20PM Verizon Is Rebranding Yahoo, AOL As 'Oath'
Monday April 03, 2017 @05:02PM FCC Limits Order On Charter Extending Broadband Service
Monday April 03, 2017 @04:02PM Amazon Launches Amazon Cash, a Way To Shop Its Site Without a Bank Card
Sunday April 02, 2017 @03:54PM The US May Finally See Widespread 'Super Wi-Fi' Deployment
Sunday April 02, 2017 @11:14AM Telcos Gear Up To Fight Facebook and Google Over How You Log Into Websites
Sunday April 02, 2017 @10:50AM There's A New New JavaScript Framework
Sunday April 02, 2017 @12:48AM FSF Activists Want You To Call Tim Berners-Lee About DRM
Saturday April 01, 2017 @03:23PM FSF Activists Want You To Call Tim Berners-Lee About DRM
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:12AM ESPN Has Seen the Future of TV and They're Not Really Into It
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:12AM Verizon, AT&T, Comcast Say They Will Not Sell Customer Browsing Histories
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:08AM Net Neutrality Is Trump's Next Target, Administration Says
Friday March 31, 2017 @08:57PM Steve Wozniak's Biographer Pranked By Woz's Mom?
Friday March 31, 2017 @07:52PM Amazon and Walmart Are In An All-Out Price War That Is Terrifying Big Brands
Friday March 31, 2017 @12:13PM Twitter Is Ditching the Egg
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:16AM Millions of Websites Affected By Unpatched Flaw in Microsoft IIS 6 Web Server
Friday March 31, 2017 @12:50AM Minnesota Senate Votes To Bar Selling ISP Data
Thursday March 30, 2017 @03:47PM Comcast Launches Contract-Free Xfinity Prepaid Internet Service
Thursday March 30, 2017 @02:52PM Twitter Will No Longer Count Usernames Against a Tweet's 140-Character Limit
Thursday March 30, 2017 @02:41PM Publish Georgia's State Laws, You'll Get Sued For Copyright and Lose
Thursday March 30, 2017 @02:21PM Streaming Services Generated More Than 50% of All US Music Industry Revenue in 2016
Thursday March 30, 2017 @09:22AM 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 @11:47PM UW Professor: The Information War Is Real, and We're Losing It
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @06:08PM Jeff Bezos Is Now the World's Second Richest Person
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @06:03PM FCC To Halt Expansion of Broadband Subsidies For Poor People
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:46PM Two Activists Who Secretly Recorded Planned Parenthood Face 15 Felony Charges
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:30PM Scientists Discover Way To Transmit Taste of Lemonade Over Internet
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:18PM About 90% of Smart TVs Vulnerable To Remote Hacking Via Rogue TV Signals
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @01:17PM Activist Starts a Campaign To Buy and Publish Browsing Histories of Politicians Who Passed Anti-Privacy Law
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @08:02PM NASA Launches Massive Digital Library For Space Video, Photos and Audio
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:29PM Google Launches New Website To Showcase Its Open Source Projects and Processes
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @04:19PM US Congress Votes To Shred ISP Privacy Rules
Monday March 27, 2017 @07:00PM Facebook Launches 'Town Hall' For Contacting Government Reps, Adds Local Election Reminders
Monday March 27, 2017 @11:01AM Microsoft Yanks Docs.com Search After Complaints of Exposed Sensitive Files
Saturday March 25, 2017 @05:39PM UK Broadband Customers Set To Receive Millions In Compensation For Bad Service
Saturday March 25, 2017 @03:13PM 'Why The US Senate's Vote To Throw Out ISP Privacy Laws Isn't All Bad'
Friday March 24, 2017 @07:35PM Venezuelan Developers Are Using Bitcoin, Rare Pepe Trading Cards To Fight Against a Dismal Economy
Friday March 24, 2017 @04:29PM Judge: eBay Can't Be Sued Over Seller Accused of Patent Infringement
Thursday March 23, 2017 @06:14PM Google Reducing Trust In Symantec Certificates Following Numerous Slip-Ups
Thursday March 23, 2017 @05:04PM YouTube Loses Major Advertisers Over Offensive Videos
Thursday March 23, 2017 @04:28PM SixXS IPv6 Tunnel Provider Is Shutting Down
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @07:10PM LastPass Bugs Allow Malicious Websites To Steal Passwords
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @05:31PM W3C Erects DRM As Web Standard
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @03:57PM 'Dig Once' Bill Could Bring Fiber Internet To Much of the US
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
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @01:49AM Reddit To Transform Into a Social Network With New Profile Pages
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @01:35AM Why American Farmers Are Hacking Their Tractors With Ukrainian Firmware
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @07:30PM Microsoft's Edge Was Most Hacked Browser At Pwn2Own 2017, While Chrome Remained Unhackable
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
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:21PM After Years Waiting For Google Fiber, KC Residents Get Cancellation Emails
Sunday March 19, 2017 @03:09PM NY Bill Would Require Removal of Inaccurate, Irrelevant Or Excessive Statements
Saturday March 18, 2017 @01:24AM Bruce Schneier Calls for IoT Legislation, Argues The Internet Is Becoming One Giant Robot
Friday March 17, 2017 @11:23PM Could We Eliminate Spam With DMARC?
Friday March 17, 2017 @04:20PM YouTube To Discontinue Video Annotations Because They Never Worked On Mobile
Friday March 17, 2017 @03:53PM Netflix Replacing Star Ratings With Thumbs Up and Thumbs Down
Friday March 17, 2017 @12:44PM Firefox Goes PulseAudio Only, Leaves ALSA Users With No Sound
Thursday March 16, 2017 @09:21PM Google Releases Open Source 'Guetzli' JPEG Encoder
Thursday March 16, 2017 @11:04AM Slashdot Asks: Is the Internet Killing Old and New Art Forms or Helping Them Grow?
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 @04:46PM Online Job Sites May Block Older Workers
Monday March 13, 2017 @01:13PM 'We Didn't Lose Control Of Our Personal Data -- It Was Stolen From Us By People Farmers'
Monday March 13, 2017 @12:33AM Tim Berners-Lee Warns About the Web's Three Biggest Threats
Saturday March 11, 2017 @04:05PM How Seven Movie Studios Forced A Pirated Movie Site Offline
Saturday March 11, 2017 @12:27PM Will WebAssembly Replace JavaScript?
Friday March 10, 2017 @09:43PM Filmmakers Take Dutch State To Court Over Lost Piracy Revenue
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:17PM Blogger Wins Libel Damages Over Columnist's Tweets
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
Friday March 10, 2017 @09:21AM Chrome 57 Arrives With CSS Grid Layout and API Improvements
Thursday March 09, 2017 @08:35PM Google's reCAPTCHA Turns 'Invisible,' Will Separate Bots From People Without Challenges
Thursday March 09, 2017 @06:31PM EU Court Sets Limit On 'Right To Be Forgotten' In Company Registers
Thursday March 09, 2017 @06:12PM Nearly 200,000 Wi-Fi Cameras Are Open To Hacking
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @05:02PM Ask Slashdot: Should You Use Password Managers?
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @04:32PM GOP Senators' New Bill Would Let ISPs Sell Your Web Browsing Data
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @10:05AM Firefox 52 Is The Last Version of Firefox For Windows XP and Vista
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 @05:57PM Developer Proclaims Death of Cyberfox Web Browser
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 @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
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @07:12AM The Dark Web Has Shrunk by 85%
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @02:06AM Mozilla Firefox 52 Released As ESR Branch, Will Receive Security Updates Until 2018
Monday March 06, 2017 @04:37PM Sprint 'Betting Big On Trump,' Could Merge With T-Mobile Or Comcast
Monday March 06, 2017 @04:24PM Ask Slashdot: Best File System For the Ages?
Monday March 06, 2017 @04:06PM University of California, Berkeley, To Delete Publicly Available Educational Content
Sunday March 05, 2017 @07:45PM FBI Dismisses Child Porn Case Rather Than Reveal Their Tor Browser Exploit
Sunday March 05, 2017 @12:47AM Streaming TV Sites Now Have More Subscribers Than Cable TV
Saturday March 04, 2017 @10:05PM After 19 Years, DMOZ Will Close, Announces AOL
Friday March 03, 2017 @09:43PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Handle A Bogus Copyright Infringement Notice?
Friday March 03, 2017 @08:02PM Google Open Sources Encrypted Email Extension For Chrome
Friday March 03, 2017 @07:08PM Free Software Foundation Challenges Tim Berners-Lee On DRM
Friday March 03, 2017 @06:38PM Snapchat Wanted $150K To Not Run NRA Ads On Gun Control Group Videos
Friday March 03, 2017 @12:46AM Mike Pence Used His AOL Email For Indiana State Business -- and It Got Hacked
Thursday March 02, 2017 @04:46PM One Bitcoin Is Now Worth More Than One Ounce of Gold
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
Thursday March 02, 2017 @10:00AM Netflix Uses AI in Its New Codec To Compress Video Scene By Scene
Thursday March 02, 2017 @02:30AM Google Chrome Users On Apple MacOS Get Enhanced Safe Browsing Protection
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @09:26PM Yahoo Says Forged Cookie Attack Accessed About 32 Million Accounts
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 @05:45PM Researcher Breaks ReCAPTCHA Using Google's Speech Recognition API
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:30PM IBM Gets a Patent On 'Out-of-Office' Email Messages -- In 2017
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:04PM White House Supports Renewal of Spy Law Without Reforms
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @01:46PM Spotify Is Testing a Lossless Subscription Tier For $15 to $20 Per Month
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @06:44PM Severe SQL Injection Flaw Discovered In WordPress Plugin With Over 1 Million Installs
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:41PM YouTube Unveils YouTube TV, Its Live TV Streaming Service
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'
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @01:17AM One Billion Hours of YouTube Are Watched Every Day
Monday February 27, 2017 @04:38PM Mozilla Acquires Pocket and Its More Than 10 Million Users
Saturday February 25, 2017 @04:11PM Ask Slashdot: How Are You Responding To Cloudbleed?
Friday February 24, 2017 @06:32PM FCC To Halt Rule That Protects Your Private Data From Security Breaches
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
Thursday February 23, 2017 @05:06PM Study Reveals Bot-On-Bot Editing Wars Raging On Wikipedia's Pages
Thursday February 23, 2017 @04:25PM Website Builder Wix Acquires Art Community DeviantArt For $36 Million
Thursday February 23, 2017 @09:16AM Google Releases an AI Tool For Publishers To Spot and Weed Out Toxic Comments
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @10:22PM Judge Blocks California Law Limiting Publication of Actor's Ages
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @07:50PM College Senior Turns His Honda Civic Into a Self-Driving Car Using Free Hardware, Software
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:57PM 'We Won't Block Pirate Bay,' Swedish Telecoms Giant Says
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:36PM Wyden To Introduce Bill To Prohibit Warrantless Phone Searches At Border
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
Saturday February 18, 2017 @05:26PM Software Goes Through Beta Testing. Should Online College Courses?
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
Friday February 17, 2017 @11:01PM Congressman Calls For Probe Into Trump's Unsecured Android Phone
Friday February 17, 2017 @07:41PM Mozilla Thunderbird Finally Makes Its Way Back Into Debian's Repos
Friday February 17, 2017 @02:38PM Malta IT Law Association says new Law is Threat to Internet Freedom in Malta
Friday February 17, 2017 @12:35PM Mozilla Will Deprecate XUL Add-ons Before the End of 2017
Friday February 17, 2017 @11:58AM Breakthrough in Alphabet's Balloon-Based Internet Project Means It Might Actually Wor
Thursday February 16, 2017 @04:56PM Swedish Court Rules: 'Block the Pirate Bay For Next 3 Years'
Thursday February 16, 2017 @03:02PM CloudFlare Puts Pirate Sites on New IP Addresses, Avoids Cogent Blockade
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:49PM JavaScript Attack Breaks ASLR On 22 CPU Architectures
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @07:49PM Apple Will Fight 'Right To Repair' Legislation
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @07:23PM Is IoT a Reason To Learn C?
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @07:06PM How Algorithms May Affect You