Slashdot Items Tagged "politics"

Date / Time Story
Friday January 20, 2017 @12:29PM Donald Trump Is Sworn In As the 45th US President
Friday January 20, 2017 @08:25AM Trump Trades in Android Phone For Secret Service-Approved Device
Thursday January 19, 2017 @09:05AM China Cancels Over 100 Coal-Fired Power Plants
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @10:54PM Earth Hit Record Hot Year in 2016: NASA
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @06:14PM Julian Assange Will Not Hand Himself In Because Chelsea Manning's Release Won't Happen Immediately, Lawyer Says
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @01:28PM CIA Releases 13M Pages of Declassified Documents Online
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @12:09PM Russia Extends Edward Snowden's Asylum To 2020, To Offer Citizenship Next Year
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @08:46AM China, Europe Drive Shift To Electric Cars as US Lags
Sunday January 15, 2017 @09:59AM Petition With Over 1 Million Signatures Urges President Obama To Pardon Snowden
Sunday January 15, 2017 @07:49AM Hamas 'Honey Trap' Dupes Israeli Soldiers
Sunday January 15, 2017 @07:48AM California's Bullet Train Hurtles Towards a Multibillion-Dollar Overrun
Friday January 13, 2017 @04:28PM Congress Will Consider Proposal To Raise H-1B Minimum Wage To $100,000
Friday January 13, 2017 @03:26PM Trump's Cyber Security Advisor Rudy Giuliani Runs Ancient, Utterly Hackable Website
Thursday January 12, 2017 @05:20PM Obama Changed Rules Regarding Raw Intelligence, Allowing NSA To Share Raw Data With US's Other 16 Intelligence Agencies
Monday January 09, 2017 @11:02PM 2016 Was Second Hottest Year For US In More Than 120 Years of Record Keeping
Sunday January 08, 2017 @09:22PM What's Happening As The University of California Tries To Outsource IT Jobs To India
Friday January 06, 2017 @04:54PM US Releases Declassified Report On Russian Hacking, Concludes That Putin 'Developed a Clear Preference' For Trump
Thursday January 05, 2017 @05:04PM Obama Administration Releases Searchable Archive of Social Media Posts
Thursday January 05, 2017 @01:51PM New Analysis Shows Lamar Smith's Accusations On Climate Data Are Wrong
Thursday January 05, 2017 @01:51PM Apple Removes NYTimes App in China, Shows How Far It Is Willing To Go To Please Local Authority
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @02:09PM Zuckerberg Could Run Facebook While Serving in Government Forever
Saturday December 31, 2016 @11:36AM Washington Post Retracts Story About Russian Hackers Penetrating US Electricity Grid
Saturday December 31, 2016 @04:04AM How Russia Recruited Elite Hackers For Its Cyberwar
Friday December 30, 2016 @10:00AM FBI and Homeland Security Detail Russian Hacking Campaign In New Report
Thursday December 29, 2016 @04:11PM Republicans Propose Bill To Impose Fines For Live-Streaming From House Floor
Thursday December 29, 2016 @12:52PM US Announces Response To Russian Election Hacking [Update]
Saturday December 24, 2016 @06:33PM US Court Demands Documents On AT&T/Police Collaboration
Friday December 23, 2016 @11:24PM GamerGate Critic Brianna Wu To Run For Congress
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @10:57AM White House: US Needs a Stronger Social Safety Net To Help Workers Displaced by Robots
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @10:56AM EU's Highest Court Delivers Blow To UK Snooper's Charter
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @01:32AM Solar Is Top Source of New Capacity On the US Grid In 2016
Monday December 19, 2016 @08:26PM Turkey Blocks Tor's Anonymity Network
Monday December 19, 2016 @08:26PM Next Big Thing From Elon Musk? It Could Be 'Boring'
Monday December 19, 2016 @08:26PM Finland Will Give Some Unemployed Citizens a Basic Income
Monday December 19, 2016 @08:24PM IBM Employees Protest Cooperation With Donald Trump
Monday December 19, 2016 @08:24PM South Carolina Bill Wants To Put Porn Blocks On New Computers
Monday December 19, 2016 @08:23PM Electoral College Elects Donald Trump As President
Sunday December 18, 2016 @12:37PM EFF Begins Investigating Surveillance Technology Rumors At Standing Rock
Sunday December 18, 2016 @12:06AM US Scientists Scramble To Protect Research On Climate Change
Friday December 16, 2016 @10:19PM President Obama Threatens Retaliatory Actions Against Russia Over Hacks
Friday December 16, 2016 @10:24AM World Energy Hits a Turning Point: Solar That's Cheaper Than Wind
Thursday December 15, 2016 @04:38PM White House Supports Claim Putin Directed US Election Hack
Thursday December 15, 2016 @01:53PM Facebook Is Clamping Down On Fake News, Partners With Fact Checkers To Flag Stories
Thursday December 15, 2016 @11:10AM Twitter Cut Out of Trump Tech Meeting Over Failed Emoji Deal, Says Report
Thursday December 15, 2016 @07:37AM Donald Trump To Tech Leaders: 'No Formal Chain Of Command' Here
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @09:53PM India Just Flew Past Us In the Race To E-Cash
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @09:46PM California To Adopt First US Energy-Saving Rules For Computers
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @10:22AM Elon Musk and Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Will Advise Trump On Business Issues
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @09:14PM IBM Promises To Hire 25,000 Americans As Tech Executives Set To Meet Trump
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @01:48PM Energy Department Refuses To Give Trump Team Names of People Who Worked On Climate Change
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @11:23AM Disney IT Workers, In Lawsuit, Claim Discrimination Against Americans
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @11:23AM Fossil Fuel Divestment Has Doubled In the Last 15 Months
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @11:23AM Rapid Rise In Methane Emissions In 10 Years Surprises Scientists
Sunday December 11, 2016 @05:58PM Twitter Reinstates White Nationalist Leader's Account
Friday December 09, 2016 @03:39PM DHS Tried To Breach Our Firewall, Says Georgia's Secretary of State
Friday December 09, 2016 @12:03PM President Obama Orders Review of Cyber Attacks On 2016 Election
Friday December 09, 2016 @09:38AM White House Voices Concerns About China Cyber Law
Thursday December 08, 2016 @05:46PM US Presidential Election Was Most 'Talked About' Topic In 2016, Says Facebook
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @09:00AM Bitcoin Could Rise By 165% To $2,000 in 2017 Driven by Trump's 'Spending Binge' and Dollar Rally
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @06:54PM Weather Channel To Breitbart: Stop Citing Us To Spread Climate Skepticism
Monday December 05, 2016 @08:37PM White House Silence Seems To Confirm $4 Billion 'Computer Science For All' K-12 Initiative Is No More
Monday December 05, 2016 @05:04PM President Obama's $4.2 Billion 'Computer Science For All' K-12 Initiative Pronounced Dead
Saturday December 03, 2016 @07:50PM Are We Seeing Propaganda About Russian Propaganda?
Saturday December 03, 2016 @05:57PM The US Government Funds A War On Online Fake News
Saturday December 03, 2016 @02:32PM Drupal Event Apologizes For Giving Out Copies Of Playboy
Friday December 02, 2016 @05:13PM China Is Censoring People's Chats Without Them Even Knowing About It
Friday December 02, 2016 @05:13PM Russia Says Foreign Spies Plan Cyber Attack On Banking System
Friday December 02, 2016 @05:13PM Facebook Commits Millions to Help Silicon Valley's Have-Nots
Friday December 02, 2016 @05:13PM Climate Change Will Stir 'Unimaginable' Refugee Crisis, Says Military
Thursday December 01, 2016 @09:30PM French Man Sentenced To Two Years In Prison For Visiting Pro-ISIS Websites
Thursday December 01, 2016 @04:11PM Destructive Hacks Strike Saudi Arabia, Posing Challenge to Trump
Thursday December 01, 2016 @12:15PM Mozilla Puts New Money To Use Fighting For 'Internet Health'
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @06:50PM Twitters Says It Will Ban Trump If He Breaks Hate-Speech Rules
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:43PM Trump Appoints Third Net Neutrality Critic To FCC Advisory Team
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @03:38PM FBI To Gain Expanded Hacking Powers as Senate Effort To Block Fails
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @01:55PM The Internet Archive Is Building a Canadian Copy To Protect Itself From Trump
Monday November 28, 2016 @10:39PM Great Barrier Reef Has Worst Coral Die-Off Ever, Report Finds
Sunday November 27, 2016 @07:53PM Online Pranksters Mock Trump's $149 Christmas Ornament, Rename Trump Tower on Google Maps
Saturday November 26, 2016 @11:34PM Will Trump Protect America's IT Workers From H-1B Visa Abuses?
Saturday November 26, 2016 @12:49AM Lawrence Lessig Calls For The Electoral College to Choose Clinton Over Trump
Friday November 25, 2016 @11:45PM Russian Propaganda Effort Helped Spread 'Fake News' During Election, Experts Say
Friday November 25, 2016 @11:42PM 6 Major Countries Have Recently Announced Plans To Phase-Out All Coal-Fired Power Plants
Friday November 25, 2016 @10:25PM Advertising Company AppNexus Bans Breitbart News Over Hate Speech
Friday November 25, 2016 @06:10PM Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn Had 'Forbidden' Internet Connection At the Pentagon, Says Report
Friday November 25, 2016 @02:03PM Green Party Calls For Recount, Wants To Push For Open-Source Voting Machines
Friday November 25, 2016 @12:49AM Slashdot Asks: Will Farming Be Fully Automated in the Future?
Thursday November 24, 2016 @12:08PM Russian Hacker Conspiracy Theory is Weak, But the Case For Paper Ballots is Strong
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @04:00PM Trump Says He's Going To 'Get Apple To Build a Big Plant In the United States'
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @02:09PM Snowden Can Be Asked To Testify In Person In Germany NSA Probe
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @01:55PM Trump To Scrap NASA Climate Research In Crackdown On 'Politicized Science'
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @10:14AM Clinton Urged To Challenge Election Results Due To Possible Hacking [Update]
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @11:57PM American Computer Scientists Grace Hopper, Margaret Hamilton Receive Presidential Medals of Freedom
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @06:25PM Trump Admits 'Some Connectivity' Between Climate Change and Human Activity
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:32PM Google Search Results Have Liberal Bias, Study Finds
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @10:25AM Sea Ice In Arctic and Antarctic Is At Record Low Levels This Year
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @09:33AM Trump: I'll Ditch TPP Trade Deal on Day One of My Presidency
Monday November 21, 2016 @05:55PM Trump Names Two Opponents of Net Neutrality To Oversee FCC Transition Team
Monday November 21, 2016 @05:25PM US Sets Plan To Build Two Exascale Supercomputers
Sunday November 20, 2016 @12:52AM Editor on Fake News: Social Media Is Not the Problem
Saturday November 19, 2016 @10:21PM Feeding Seaweed To Cows Eliminates Methane Emissions
Saturday November 19, 2016 @04:49PM Dutch Science Academy Plans A Women-Only Election
Saturday November 19, 2016 @02:51PM Mark Zuckerberg Announces Facebook Will Fight Fake News -- Next To An Ad With Fake News
Saturday November 19, 2016 @12:43AM Should Domain-Name Registrations Require A Verifiable Real Name?
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:22PM NSA Chief: Nation-State Made 'Conscious Effort' To Sway US Presidential Election
Thursday November 17, 2016 @12:37PM Britain Has Passed the 'Most Extreme Surveillance Law Ever Passed in a Democracy'
Thursday November 17, 2016 @11:43AM James Clapper, US Director of National Intelligence, Has Resigned
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @11:14PM Steve Bannon Suggests Having Too Many Asian Tech CEOs Undermines 'Civic Society'
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @07:52PM FCC Abides By GOP Request To Stop What It's Doing, Deletes Everything From Meeting Agenda
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @04:42PM Facebook Users Interacted Most With Articles From Fox News, CNN and Breitbart In Month Leading Up To Nov 10
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @03:33PM China Tells Trump Climate Change Isn't a Hoax it Invented
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @09:02AM The Internet Association, Whose Members Include Amazon, Facebook and Google, Writes Open Letter To Donald Trump
Monday November 14, 2016 @11:18PM US Internet Firms Ask Trump To Support Encryption, Ease Regulations
Monday November 14, 2016 @03:56PM Google Surfaces Fake News About Election Results
Monday November 14, 2016 @07:40AM China Threatens To Cut Sales of iPhones and US Cars if 'Naive' Trump Pursues Trade War
Monday November 14, 2016 @03:36AM Are Tesla Crashes Balanced Out By The Lives That They Save?
Monday November 14, 2016 @03:32AM Another Study Finds Earth's CO2 Emissions Have Flattened Over The Last Three Years
Sunday November 13, 2016 @09:27PM Is Technology A Bigger Story Than Donald Trump?
Sunday November 13, 2016 @03:02AM Children Can Now Sue The US Government Over Climate Change
Saturday November 12, 2016 @08:39PM Will Trump's Presidency Bring More Surveillance To The US?
Saturday November 12, 2016 @12:56AM Earth's Plants Are Countering Some of the Effects of Climate Change
Friday November 11, 2016 @07:05PM WikiLeaks Calls for Pardons From President Obama -- Or President Trump
Friday November 11, 2016 @05:50PM Peter Thiel Is Joining Donald Trump's Transition Team
Friday November 11, 2016 @01:12AM How President Trump Could Destroy Net Neutrality
Friday November 11, 2016 @01:11AM Trump Picks Top Climate Skeptic To Lead EPA Transition
Friday November 11, 2016 @01:11AM Drinking a Can of Sugary Soda Every Day Can Boost a Person's Risk For Prediabetes, Study Finds
Thursday November 10, 2016 @02:59PM Russian Hackers Launch Targeted Cyberattacks Hours After Trump's Win
Thursday November 10, 2016 @12:47PM Facebook on its Fake News Problem: 'There's So Much More We Need To Do'
Thursday November 10, 2016 @10:50AM Silicon Valley Investors Call For California To Secede From the US After Trump Win
Thursday November 10, 2016 @09:57AM Russia Says it Was in Touch With Trump Campaign During Election
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:04PM Donald Trump Won Because of Facebook
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @04:14PM Slashdot Asks: Should The US Abolish The Electoral College?
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @10:37AM Automakers, Dependent on Mexico, Face a Rougher Road with Trump
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @08:23AM Bitcoin Boosted by Safe-Haven Demand After Trump Victory
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @08:14AM What the Trump Win Means For Tech and Science
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @03:16AM Donald Trump Wins US Presidency
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @05:03PM 4chan May Have Brought Down Pro-Clinton Phone Lines Before Election Day
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @02:46PM Ask Slashdot: Should Web Browsers Have 'Fact Checking' Capability Built-In?
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @08:54AM US President Barack Obama Criticizes Facebook of Spreading Fake Stories
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:18PM Uber, Lyft, Zipcar Offer Free Or Discounted Rides To Polls On Election Day
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:49PM Google Will Display Election Results As Soon As Polls Close
Monday November 07, 2016 @02:21PM Edward Snowden Kills Team Trump's Conspiracy Theory By Explaining How The FBI Can Quickly Comb Through Email
Monday November 07, 2016 @09:40AM Wikipedia's Not as Biased as You Might Think, Say Harvard Researchers
Sunday November 06, 2016 @10:01PM Security Firm Shows How To Hack a US Voting Machine
Sunday November 06, 2016 @08:14AM Security Firm Shows How to Hack a US Voting Machine
Saturday November 05, 2016 @09:44PM Secret Service, DHS Scramble To Secure America's Election
Friday November 04, 2016 @06:08PM Teenagers In Macedonia Launch Fake Pro-Trump Sites To Earn Money
Friday November 04, 2016 @05:12PM Why a Theoretical Physicist Wants All State Bills To Be Online Before Final Vote
Friday November 04, 2016 @04:53PM The DNC Has Told FBI It Found Evidence Its Headquarters Was Bugged
Thursday November 03, 2016 @05:18PM Judge Refuses To Block New York 'Ballot Selfie' Law
Thursday November 03, 2016 @07:38AM UK's Brexit Cannot Pass Without Parliament Approval
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @06:12PM Newly Published WikiLeaks Emails Show Clinton Campaign Communicated With State Department
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @03:55PM Trump Organization Owns More Than 3,600 Domain Names, Many of Which Bash Trump
Monday October 31, 2016 @08:09PM Computer Scientists Believe a Trump Server Was Communicating With a Russian Bank
Monday October 31, 2016 @07:03PM Google's Schmidt Drew Up Draft Plan For Clinton In 2014
Monday October 31, 2016 @11:19AM NASA Scientists Suggest We've Been Underestimating Sea Level Rise
Sunday October 30, 2016 @05:00PM Pirate Party Gains Seats In Iceland's Election
Sunday October 30, 2016 @04:21PM 'Armies' of Twitter Bots Bolster Both The Trump And Clinton Campaigns
Saturday October 29, 2016 @08:16PM Payback? Russia Gets Hacked, Revealing Putin Aide's Secrets
Friday October 28, 2016 @01:29PM FBI Probes Newly Discovered Hillary Clinton Emails and Reopens Investigation
Friday October 28, 2016 @12:14PM Lawsuit Seeks To Block New York Ban On 'Ballot Selfies'
Friday October 28, 2016 @12:14PM Climate Change Rate To Turn Southern Spain To Desert By 2100, Report Warns