Slashdot Items Tagged "themedia"

Date / Time Story
Sunday October 08, 2017 @03:00PM CNN Skeptical of Elon Musk's 'Big Promises'
Sunday September 24, 2017 @06:36PM Google AMP Flaw Exploited By Russian Hackers Targeting Journalists
Friday September 22, 2017 @09:56PM Governments Turn Tables By Suing Public Records Requesters
Friday September 08, 2017 @09:59PM SciFi Author (and Byte Columnist) Jerry Pournelle Has Died
Friday September 01, 2017 @10:31PM Police Allegedly Arrest UK News Photographer For Standing In A Field
Sunday August 27, 2017 @06:56PM Columnist Mocks The Case Against Cord-Cutting As 'Too Many Choices'
Sunday August 27, 2017 @12:38AM Streaming Glitches Delay Massively Hyped Mayweather-McGregor Boxing Match
Sunday August 13, 2017 @02:03PM Bitcoin Just Surged Past $4,000. TechCrunch Explains Why
Saturday August 12, 2017 @08:50PM 28 Years Later, Pioneering Tech Magazine 'Mondo 2000' Relaunches Online
Sunday July 30, 2017 @01:05PM CNET Pranked By Web Site's Fake 'All Out War' Hack During DEFCON
Saturday July 08, 2017 @03:39PM Google Funds A Team Of Robot Journalists
Sunday May 28, 2017 @09:28PM Walt Mossberg's Last Column Calls For Privacy and Security Laws
Sunday May 28, 2017 @11:31AM Seven Science Journals Have A Dog On Their Editorial Board
Friday May 19, 2017 @06:41PM Aftermath From The Net Neutrality Vote: A Mass Movement To Protect The Open Internet?
Sunday May 14, 2017 @05:31PM Streaming Services Will Pay Writers More Under New Writers Guild Pact
Sunday April 02, 2017 @09:18PM Will Streaming Media Lead To A Massive Writer's Strike?
Monday March 13, 2017 @12:33AM Tim Berners-Lee Warns About the Web's Three Biggest Threats
Sunday March 12, 2017 @04:31PM Nick Denton Predicts 'The Good Internet' Will Rise Again
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:26PM Police Allegedly Threaten A UK Photographer With Seizure Of All His Computers
Saturday March 04, 2017 @03:47PM Facebook Begins Marking 'Fake News' As 'Disputed'
Saturday February 18, 2017 @02:46PM Techdirt Asks Judge To Dismiss Another Lawsuit By That Guy Who Didn't Invent Email
Sunday February 12, 2017 @12:53AM Trend Micro's Own Cybersecurity Blog Gets Hacked
Monday February 06, 2017 @01:47AM The Brief, Bumbling Tech Careers of Lady Gaga, Alicia Keys, and Will.i.am
Sunday February 05, 2017 @09:01PM A Super Bowl Koan: Does The NFL Wish It Were A Tech Company?
Sunday January 29, 2017 @09:35PM Running For Congress, Brianna Wu Criticizes The FBI's GamerGate Report
Saturday January 28, 2017 @03:19AM CNET Editor Rails Against Non-Consensual Windows Updates
Saturday December 31, 2016 @01:31AM Germany Considers Fining Facebook $522,000 Per Fake News Item
Saturday December 31, 2016 @01:20AM Pull Requests Are Accepted At About The Same Rate, Regardless of Gender
Saturday December 10, 2016 @10:40PM David Pogue Calls Out 18 Sites For Failing His Space-Bar Scrolling Test
Saturday December 03, 2016 @08:50PM Are We Seeing Propaganda About Russian Propaganda?
Saturday December 03, 2016 @06:57PM The US Government Funds A War On Online Fake News
Saturday December 03, 2016 @03:32PM Drupal Event Apologizes For Giving Out Copies Of Playboy
Sunday November 27, 2016 @02:46AM Crowdsourced Volunteers Search For Solutions To Fake News
Saturday November 26, 2016 @01:06PM False Porn-on-CNN Report Shows How Quickly Fake News Spreads
Saturday November 26, 2016 @03:28AM Science Journals Caught Publishing Fake Research For Cash
Sunday November 20, 2016 @01:52AM Snopes.com Editor on Fake News: Social Media Is Not the Problem
Saturday November 19, 2016 @02:34PM Mark Zuckerberg Announces Facebook Will Fight Fake News -- Next To An Ad With Fake News
Sunday November 06, 2016 @10:02PM Gawker Pays $750,000 To That Guy Who Didn't Invent Email
Sunday October 30, 2016 @05:21PM 'Armies' of Twitter Bots Bolster Both The Trump And Clinton Campaigns
Sunday October 23, 2016 @06:41PM More NFL Players Attack Microsoft's $400M Surface Deal With The NFL
Sunday October 23, 2016 @01:22PM AT&T Buys Time Warner For $85B. Is The Mass Media Consolidating?
Saturday October 22, 2016 @02:59PM Journalist Cleared of Riot Charges in South Dakota
Saturday October 22, 2016 @12:17AM Should Journalists Ignore Some Leaked Emails?
Sunday October 09, 2016 @12:15AM Why Is Science Fiction Snubbed By Literary Awards?
Sunday August 21, 2016 @11:19PM Group Wants To Shut Down Tor For a Day On September 1
Sunday June 26, 2016 @04:44PM Is The Future Of Television Watching on Fast-Forward?
Saturday May 07, 2016 @11:54AM Ask Slashdot: Should I Expect Tracking When Subscribing To News Sites?
Saturday May 07, 2016 @11:22AM Hacker Magazine Phrack Returns After Four-year Hiatus
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:50AM Unofficial Answers: Why Does YouTube Seem So Biased?
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @02:31AM One Million School Children To Get Free BBC Micro:bit Computers
Sunday March 20, 2016 @05:26PM Infamous French Hacker Calls Internet a "Digital Shantytown"
Thursday March 17, 2016 @11:42PM Comcast Failed To Install Internet, Then Demanded $60,000 In Fees
Thursday March 17, 2016 @12:43AM Facebook's 'Closed Silos' Pose Challenges To Open Web
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @10:55AM Malvertising Campaign Hits MSN, NY Times, BBC, AOL
Monday March 14, 2016 @04:21PM Anonymous Declare 'Total War' On Donald Trump, Threaten To 'Dismantle His Campaign'
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:31PM Research Establishes 13-Hour Gap Between Viral Misinformation and Correction
Monday March 07, 2016 @04:08PM Valve Announces New Portal Content For Virtual Reality
Saturday March 05, 2016 @05:18PM Anonymous Hacks Donald Trump's Voicemail and Leaks the Messages
Thursday March 03, 2016 @09:38PM CRTC Enforced $25/mo Cable TV Is Now Available To Canadians, But With Caveats
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @01:10PM FCC Complaints For the 2016 Primary Debates
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @12:51PM UK Gov't Launches Anti-Adblocking Initiative, Compares It To Piracy
Friday February 26, 2016 @02:31PM How Donald Trump Uses Twitter As a Weapon of Fear
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @04:00PM Sci-Hub, a Site With Open and Pirated Scientific Papers
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @03:28PM Scribd To Change Its 'Unlimited' E-book Subscription Plan To Semi-Unlimited
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @11:17AM End of an Era As Pioneering BBC3 Becomes an Online-Only Station
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @12:48AM Why Stack Overflow Doesn't Care About Ad Blockers
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @11:25AM Wired To Block Ad-Blocking Users, Offer Subscription
Monday February 08, 2016 @04:27AM Adblock Plus Maker Seeks Deal With Ad Industry Players
Friday February 05, 2016 @10:04AM In Japan, a Battle Brewing Over the Right To Record 4k and 8k Broadcasts
Thursday February 04, 2016 @09:48PM Anti-Malware Maker Files Lawsuit Over Bad Review
Thursday February 04, 2016 @01:55AM Julian Assange May Surrender To British Police On Friday
Monday February 01, 2016 @02:51PM How To Build a TimesMachine
Monday February 01, 2016 @03:47AM Price Dispute Means 800k Customers Lose TV Channels In Sweden
Saturday January 30, 2016 @02:47PM Why Does Twitter Refuse To Shut Down Donald Trump?
Friday January 29, 2016 @05:44PM Arnnon Geshuri, Newest Wikimedia Trustee, Forced To Resign
Thursday January 28, 2016 @10:47PM Slashdot and SourceForge Sold, Now Under New Management
Thursday January 28, 2016 @07:09PM The Widely Reported ISIS Encrypted Messaging App Is Not Real
Saturday January 09, 2016 @08:36PM Forbes Asks Readers To Disable Adblock, Serves Up Malvertising
Thursday January 07, 2016 @06:43PM Cuba's Nationwide Sneakernet: a Model For Developing Nations?
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @10:20AM BBC Launches Machine-Translated Synthetic Voiceovers
Thursday December 17, 2015 @10:36AM Reddit Is Banning Users That Post Star Wars 7 Spoilers
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @01:01PM GunTV Aims To Premier 24-Hour Shopping Channel For Firearms
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @12:17PM Phishing Blast Uses Dropbox To Target Hong Kong Journalists
Sunday November 29, 2015 @09:37PM Israel Meets With Google and YouTube To Discuss Censoring Videos
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @01:53PM Judge Wipes Out Safe Harbor Provision In DMCA, Makes Cox Accomplice of Piracy
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @09:42AM Axel Springer Goes After iOS 9 Ad Blockers In New Legal Battlle
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @09:31AM BBC World Service To Provide Radio For North Korea and Eritrea
Friday November 20, 2015 @07:03PM Investigation Reveals How Easy It Is To Hijack a Science Journal Website
Thursday November 19, 2015 @06:49PM Reuters Bans RAW Photo Format
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @02:01PM NYT Quietly Pulls Article Blaming Encryption In Paris Attacks
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @01:55PM "Fallout 4" Release Raises Questions About Reviews of Buggy Games
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @01:32PM Muzzled Canadian Scientists Can Now Speak Freely With Public
Thursday November 05, 2015 @10:49AM BBC Lets Viewers Buy Shows and Episodes Permanently, But No 'Extras'
Saturday October 31, 2015 @04:21PM Ask Slashdot: Securing a Journalist's Laptop Against a Police Search?
Friday October 30, 2015 @06:04PM IMDb Hits 25
Saturday October 17, 2015 @12:46PM BBC Begins Blocking VPN Access To iPlayer
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @12:36PM Playboy Drops Nudity As Internet Fills Demand
Thursday October 08, 2015 @01:42PM Former Reuters Media Editor Found Guilty of Helping Anonymous Hack Into LA Times
Monday September 21, 2015 @10:48AM The Forgotten Tale of Cartrivision's 1972 VCR
Sunday September 20, 2015 @10:45AM Nintendo Nixes YouTube Videos of Super Mario Speedruns
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @08:34AM NASA Launching 4K TV Channel
Thursday September 10, 2015 @01:39PM Rupert Murdoch Buys National Geographic Magazine
Sunday August 30, 2015 @10:17PM Assange Says Harrods Assisting Metro Police in 'Round-the-Clock Vigil'
Sunday August 30, 2015 @10:36AM Lights, Camera, Experiment!
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @10:53AM CNN and CBC Sued For Pirating YouTube Video
Thursday August 13, 2015 @10:00AM Time Runs Out On Sweden's Sexual Assault Charges Against Julian Assange
Saturday August 01, 2015 @12:39PM Microsoft Taps PBS To Advance Its National Talent Strategy With 'Code Trip'
Saturday July 25, 2015 @09:49PM HEVC Advance Announces H.265 Royalty Rates, Raises Some Hackles
Friday July 24, 2015 @06:51PM YouTube Is Adding VR Video Support To Streaming Videos
Thursday July 23, 2015 @09:07AM Universal Pictures Wants To Remove Localhost and IMDB Pages From Google Results
Sunday July 12, 2015 @10:49AM Making FOIA-Requested Data Public: Too Much Transparency For Journalists?
Saturday July 11, 2015 @11:17PM The Guardian Looks At Hacking Team's Client List, Internal Communications
Friday July 10, 2015 @06:35PM Ellen Pao Leaves Reddit; Site Founder Steve Huffman Makes a Triumphant Return
Thursday July 09, 2015 @03:16PM Towards Public-Friendly Open Science: YouTube Alongside Journal Articles?
Friday July 03, 2015 @10:21PM In Response to Open Letter, France Rejects Asylum For Julian Assange
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @12:10PM Interviews: Brian Krebs Answers Your Questions
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @08:17AM YouTube Algorithm Can Decide Your Channel URL Now Belongs To Someone Else
Sunday June 21, 2015 @11:30PM WikiLeaks' Latest: An Even More Massive Trove of Sony Documents
Monday June 15, 2015 @06:46AM Glen Greenwald: Don't Trust Anonymous Anti-Snowden Claims
Thursday June 11, 2015 @08:10AM Reddit Removes Communities To Address Harassment, Users Respond
Friday June 05, 2015 @07:22PM Showtime Announces Subscription-Free Streaming Plan
Friday June 05, 2015 @07:37AM Bell Media President Says Canadians Are 'Stealing' US Netflix Content
Thursday May 28, 2015 @11:46AM How a Scientist Fooled Millions With Bizarre Chocolate Diet Claims
Saturday May 23, 2015 @01:29AM Bank of England Accidentally E-mails Top-Secret "Brexit" Plan To the Guardian
Friday May 22, 2015 @07:06PM WSJ Crowdsources Investigation of Hillary Clinton Emails
Thursday May 21, 2015 @04:45PM Student Photographer Threatened With Suspension For Sports Photos
Thursday May 21, 2015 @12:25PM Take Two Sues BBC Over Drama About GTA Development
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @09:59AM Editor-in-Chief of the Next Web: Adblockers Are Immoral
Thursday May 07, 2015 @09:26AM Counter-Strike Finally Gets the League It Deserves
Monday May 04, 2015 @12:37AM WikiLeaks' Anonymous Leak Submission System Is Back After Nearly 5 Years
Sunday May 03, 2015 @07:22PM Facebook Wants to Skip the Off-Site Links, Host News Content Directly
Sunday May 03, 2015 @09:49AM Statues of Assange, Snowden and Manning Go Up In Berlin
Thursday April 30, 2015 @08:52AM The Sun Newspaper Launches Anonymous Tor-Based WikiLeaks-Style SecureDrop
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @08:38AM ATT, DirecTV Mega-Merger May Go Through
Friday April 24, 2015 @10:50AM Comcast Officially Gives Up On TWC Merger
Thursday April 23, 2015 @12:58PM Africa E-Waste Dump Continues Hyperbole War
Thursday April 23, 2015 @08:30AM German Court Rules Adblock Plus Is Legal
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @10:43AM The Logistics of an eSports Tournament
Sunday April 19, 2015 @09:11PM Assange Talk Spurs UK Judges To Boycott Legal Conference
Saturday April 18, 2015 @08:21PM Joseph Goebbels' Estate Sues Publisher Over Diary Excerpt Royalties
Saturday April 18, 2015 @04:36PM Norway Will Switch Off FM Radio In 2017
Saturday April 18, 2015 @03:39PM The Upsides of a Surveillance Society
Friday April 10, 2015 @06:12PM Google Rolls Out VP9 Encoding For YouTube
Thursday April 09, 2015 @12:37PM French TV Network TV5Monde Targeted In 'Pro-ISIS' Cyberattack
Saturday April 04, 2015 @02:35PM Ask Slashdot: Options Beyond YouTube For An Indie Web Show?
Thursday March 26, 2015 @10:57AM Jeremy Clarkson Dismissed From Top Gear
Thursday March 26, 2015 @10:22AM NY Times: "All the News That Mark Zuckerberg Sees Fit To Print"?
Tuesday March 24, 2015 @11:58AM Ask Slashdot: What Happened To Semantic Publishing?
Thursday March 12, 2015 @08:31AM BBC Returns To Making Computers For Schools
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @08:40AM Gigaom Closes Shop
Friday March 06, 2015 @11:47PM NBC Thinks Connected Gloves and "Bullet Time" Can Make Boxing Cool
Friday March 06, 2015 @10:05PM Indian Gov't Wants Worldwide Ban On Rape Documentary, Including Online
Thursday March 05, 2015 @11:10AM A Critical Look At CSI: Cyber
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @10:34AM Google Knocks Explicit Adult Content On Blogger From Public View
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @09:21AM Pandora Pays Artists $0.001 Per Stream, Thinks This Is "Very Fair"
Thursday February 19, 2015 @09:28AM BitTorrent Announces Exclusive TV Shows
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @02:29PM The Revolution Wasn't Televised: the Early Days of YouTube
Sunday February 08, 2015 @08:17PM An Argument For Not Taking Down Horrific Videos
Saturday February 07, 2015 @10:25AM Canadian Climate Scientist Wins Defamation Suit Against National Post
Friday February 06, 2015 @07:27PM The Man Who Invented the Science Fiction Paperback
Friday February 06, 2015 @06:40PM MPAA Considers Major Changes After Sony Hack
Friday February 06, 2015 @09:27AM Apple Said To Be Working On a Pay TV Service
Monday January 26, 2015 @12:28AM Google Handed To FBI 3 Wikileaks Staffers' Emails, Digital Data
Sunday January 25, 2015 @02:05PM Fark's Drew Curtis Running For Governor of Kentucky
Thursday January 22, 2015 @11:55AM Blogger Who Revealed GOP Leader's KKK Ties Had Home Internet Lines Cut
Thursday January 22, 2015 @09:27AM Moot Retires From 4chan
Monday January 19, 2015 @02:20PM Amazon Plans To Release 12 Movies a Year In Theaters and On Prime
Sunday January 18, 2015 @08:41PM President Obama Will Kibbitz With YouTube Stars
Thursday January 15, 2015 @06:15PM An Open Letter To Everyone Tricked Into Fearing AI
Friday January 02, 2015 @09:47AM Box Office 2014: Moviegoing Hits Two-Decade Low
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @10:18PM Sony To Release the Interview Online Today; Apple Won't Play Ball
Sunday December 14, 2014 @04:20PM Spanish Media Group Wants Gov't Help To Keep Google News In Spain
Thursday December 11, 2014 @09:36AM Google News To Shut Down In Spain On December 16th
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @09:27AM How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love the Twitterbot
Friday December 05, 2014 @08:26PM Chinese Government Moves To Crack Down On Puns
Thursday November 27, 2014 @03:16PM Syrian Electronic Army Takes Credit For News Site Hacking
Friday November 21, 2014 @09:16PM Google Launches Service To Replace Web Ads With Subscriptions
Tuesday November 18, 2014 @12:36PM Crowdfunded Linux Voice Magazine Releases First Issue CC-BY-SA
Tuesday November 18, 2014 @11:23AM Uber Threatens To Do 'Opposition Research' On Journalists
Saturday November 15, 2014 @05:36PM Alleged Satellite Photo Says Ukraine Shootdown of MH17
Friday November 14, 2014 @02:46PM Sony To Take On Netflix With Playstation Vue
Thursday November 13, 2014 @05:50PM Assassin's Creed: Unity Launch Debacle Pulls Spotlight Onto Game Review Embargos
Sunday November 02, 2014 @08:43PM Ferguson No-Fly Zone Revealed As Anti-Media Tactic
Sunday November 02, 2014 @08:06PM Pianist Asks Washington Post To Remove Review Under "Right To Be Forgotten"
Saturday November 01, 2014 @08:34PM Video Raises Doubts About Attkisson's Claims of Malicious Hacking
Thursday October 30, 2014 @02:17PM A Mixed Review For CBS's "All Access" Online Video Streaming
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @08:11AM Ex-CBS Reporter Claims Government Agency Bugged Her Computer
Thursday October 23, 2014 @02:58PM German Publishers Capitulate, Let Google Post News Snippets
Sunday October 19, 2014 @02:55AM BBC Takes a Stand For the Public's Right To Remember Redacted Links
Friday October 17, 2014 @07:45AM Journalists Route Around White House Press Office
Saturday October 11, 2014 @04:08PM How Spurious Wikipedia Edits Can Attach a Name To a Scandal, 35 Years On
Thursday September 11, 2014 @04:10PM Microsoft Paid NFL $400 Million To Use Surface, But Announcers Call Them iPads
Sunday September 07, 2014 @09:58PM L.A. Times National Security Reporter Cleared Stories With CIA Before Publishing
Sunday August 24, 2014 @04:04PM News Corp Australia Doesn't Want You To Look Closely At Their Financials
Saturday August 23, 2014 @11:03PM The Making of the Making of Nihilumbra
Tuesday August 19, 2014 @09:00AM WikiLeaks' Assange Hopes To Exit London Embassy "Soon"
Friday August 15, 2014 @06:43PM Posting Soccer Goals On Vine Is Illegal, Say England's Premier League
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @10:54AM Wikipedia Gets Critical Reception from UK Press at Wikimania 2014
Friday August 08, 2014 @08:29PM NFL Fights To Save TV Blackout Rule Despite $9 Billion Revenue
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @04:24PM Big Bang Actors To Earn $1M Per Episode