Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

Date / Time Story
Saturday May 27, 2017 @12:33AM Hackers Have Targeted Both the Trump Organization And Democrat Election Data
Friday May 26, 2017 @01:29PM With Nothing Left To Sell, RadioShack Is Selling Itself To People
Friday May 26, 2017 @12:34PM Major US Tech Firms Press Congress For Internet Surveillance Reforms
Thursday May 25, 2017 @10:35AM US Intelligence Community Has Lost Credibility Due To Leaks
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @11:47AM US International Tourism Market Share Is Falling Under Trump
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @03:13PM Ask Slashdot: ISPs That Respect Your Online Privacy?
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:38PM Outage Knocks Out All Major Phone Providers On the East Coast
Monday May 22, 2017 @11:40AM The Supreme Court Is Cracking Down on Patent Trolls
Sunday May 21, 2017 @06:42PM Why The US Government Open Sources Its Code
Saturday May 20, 2017 @09:53PM Texas Legislature Clears Road For Uber and Lyft To Return To Austin
Saturday May 20, 2017 @05:36PM New Evidence of a Decline In Electricity Use By U.S. Households
Friday May 19, 2017 @09:20PM Is Russia Conducting A Social Media War On America?
Friday May 19, 2017 @06:41PM Aftermath From The Net Neutrality Vote: A Mass Movement To Protect The Open Internet?
Friday May 19, 2017 @03:48PM Federal Agents Used a Stingray To Track an Immigrant's Phone
Friday May 19, 2017 @02:29PM Americans No Longer Have To Register Non-Commercial Drones With the FAA
Friday May 19, 2017 @09:49AM IBM is Telling Remote Workers To Get Back in the Office Or Leave
Friday May 19, 2017 @08:00AM America's Cars Are Suddenly Getting Faster and More Efficient
Thursday May 18, 2017 @12:35PM Net Neutrality Goes Down in Flames as FCC Votes To Kill Title II Rules
Thursday May 18, 2017 @12:20PM More Than 35,000 AT&T Workers Threaten Weekend Strike
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @11:19AM Chinese State Media Says US Should Take Some Blame For Cyberattack
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @10:31AM Many Nations Pin Climate Hopes On China, India As Hopes For Trump Fade
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @03:23PM Ford To Cut North America, Asia Salaried Workers By 10 Percent
Monday May 15, 2017 @01:44PM 'U Can't Talk to Ur Professor Like This'
Monday May 15, 2017 @09:12AM The Reign of the $100 Graphing Calculator Required By Every US Math Class Is Finally Ending
Monday May 15, 2017 @07:57AM Google Owns the Classroom
Sunday May 14, 2017 @09:37PM Microsoft Blasts Spy Agencies For Leaked Exploits Used By WanaDecrypt0r
Sunday May 14, 2017 @07:06PM FCC Suspends Net Neutrality Comments, As Chairman Pai Mocks 'Mean Tweets'
Saturday May 13, 2017 @12:06AM 'Accidental Hero' Finds Kill Switch To Stop Spread of Ransomware Cyberattack
Friday May 12, 2017 @11:36PM FSF Supports Today's Boston March Against DRM In HTML5
Friday May 12, 2017 @11:15PM The Woman Who Saved Manhattan From a Freeway Running Through It
Friday May 12, 2017 @12:36PM Blocked From US Tech Investing, China Goes To Israel Instead
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @04:37PM New York Begins Taking Applications For Self-Driving Car Tests
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @03:57PM US To Ban Laptops in All Cabins of Flights From Europe
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @12:27PM A Bot Is Flooding the FCC's Website With Fake Anti-net Neutrality Comments
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @04:24PM Why Do Gas Station Prices Constantly Change? Blame the Algorithm
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @03:27PM Officials Fear Russia Could Try To Target United States Through Kaspersky AV
Monday May 08, 2017 @11:06AM John Oliver Gets Fired Up Over Net Neutrality, Causes FCC's Site To Temporarily Crash
Monday May 08, 2017 @10:22AM Unmanned US Air Force Space Plane Lands After Secret, Two-Year Mission
Monday May 08, 2017 @03:58AM Did A Billionaire Harvest Big Data From Facebook To 'Hijack' Democracy?
Sunday May 07, 2017 @08:47PM Oracle And Cisco Both Support The FCC's Rollback Of Net Neutrality
Sunday May 07, 2017 @06:01PM WikiLeaks Reveals A CIA LAN-Attacking Tool From 'Vault 7'
Saturday May 06, 2017 @09:26PM Social Media Giants Sued For Helping ISIS
Saturday May 06, 2017 @08:00PM The FBI Defends Deploying Malware From A Tor Child Porn Site
Friday May 05, 2017 @07:39PM The Parts of America Most Susceptible To Automation
Friday May 05, 2017 @02:50PM Seattle Restored ISP Privacy Rules in the First Local Blow To Trump's Rollback
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @01:04PM Interns at Facebook, Google Out-Earn the Average American
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @10:37AM T-Mobile Says It Will Launch Nationwide 5G Network In Three Years
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @09:23AM India's Infosys To Hire 10,000 American Workers After Trump Criticism
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @08:51AM Carbon Intensity is Falling in Industrial, Electric Power Sectors
Monday May 01, 2017 @03:44PM US Adults Will Spend More Than Half the Day Consuming Media, Study Says
Saturday April 29, 2017 @03:16AM EPA Website Removes Climate Science Site From Public View After Two Decades
Friday April 28, 2017 @11:47PM Some Of The Pentagon's Critical Infrastructure Still Runs Windows 95 And 98
Friday April 28, 2017 @02:51PM NSA Halts Collection of Americans' Emails About Foreign Targets
Thursday April 27, 2017 @08:59AM US Space Firms Tell Washington: China Will Take Over the Moon if You're Not Careful
Sunday April 23, 2017 @12:48PM America's Most-Hated ISP Is Now Hated By Fewer People
Friday April 21, 2017 @11:11PM WikiLeaks Releases New CIA Secret: Tapping Microphones On Some Samsung TVs
Friday April 21, 2017 @07:17PM CIA, FBI Launch Manhunt For WikiLeaks Source
Thursday April 20, 2017 @01:22PM President Trump Misses 90-Day Deadline To Appoint a Cybersecurity Team After Alleged Russian Hacking
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @09:57AM Steve Ballmer's New Project: Find Out How the Government Spends Your Money
Sunday April 16, 2017 @07:03PM Maryland Awards 21 Grants To Prepare 'Open Source' Textbooks
Saturday April 15, 2017 @04:18PM GOP Congressman Defending Privacy Vote: 'Nobody's Got To Use The Internet'
Friday April 14, 2017 @10:29AM Google Is Working On a Tool For Managing Job Applicants
Friday April 14, 2017 @01:47AM Microsoft Says US Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Requests More Than Doubled
Thursday April 13, 2017 @02:00PM T-Mobile Spends $8 Billion as Big Winner of FCC Auction
Thursday April 13, 2017 @10:52AM Uber's 'Hell' Program Tracked and Targeted Lyft Drivers
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @10:59AM We Tracked Every Dollar 235 US Households Spent for a Year, and Found Widespread Financial Vulnerability
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @09:46AM Google Schools US Government About Gender Pay Gap
Monday April 10, 2017 @01:40PM Russian Arrested in Spain 'Over US Election Hacking'
Sunday April 09, 2017 @11:40PM American Farmers Are Still Fighting Tractor Software Locks
Saturday April 08, 2017 @11:02PM US Hacker Sets Off 156 Sirens At Midnight
Saturday April 08, 2017 @06:07PM Hyperloop One Announces 11 Possible US Routes, Completes Vegas Test Track
Saturday April 08, 2017 @12:48AM IRS Warns Tax Info Leaked By US Financial Aid Site
Friday April 07, 2017 @10:20PM Should The FBI Have Arrested 'The Hacker Who Hacked No One'?
Friday April 07, 2017 @02:09PM NYC Poised to Ban Firms From Asking Job Candidates About Pay
Friday April 07, 2017 @09:04AM The Cost of Drugs For Rare Diseases Is Threatening the US Health Care System
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:44AM Employers Added Just 98,000 Jobs in March Below Expectations of 180,000
Thursday April 06, 2017 @09:46AM Comcast Launches New Wireless Service, Xfinity Mobile
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @01:11PM FCC's Ajit Pai Says Broadband Market Too Competitive For Strict Privacy Rules
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @12:33PM Bannon Loses National Security Council Role in Trump Shakeup
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @03:33PM Web Inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee Slams UK and US Net Plans
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @01:53PM Bill Would Stop Warrantless Border Device Searches of US Citizens
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @10:05AM Student Loan Debt Has Nearly Tripled
Monday April 03, 2017 @05:22PM Bidding Website Rentberry May Be the Startup of Your Nightmares
Monday April 03, 2017 @01:44PM Computer Programmers May No Longer Be Eligible For H-1B Visas [Update]
Sunday April 02, 2017 @03:54PM The US May Finally See Widespread 'Super Wi-Fi' Deployment
Sunday April 02, 2017 @12:52PM This Year's H-1B Visa Applications Look A Lot Like Last Year's
Sunday April 02, 2017 @10:45AM Trump Extends Obama Executive Order On Cyberattacks
Sunday April 02, 2017 @12:50AM Manatee No Longer An Endangered Species
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:47PM Manatee No Longer An Endangered Species
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:29PM Connecticut May Become First US State To Allow Deadly Police Drones
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:56AM US College Grads See Slim-to-Nothing Wage Gains Since Recession
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @04:36PM China's ZTE Removed From US Trade Blacklist
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @01:58PM Tesla Deal Boosts Chinese Presence in US Auto Tech
Monday March 27, 2017 @10:00AM Laptop Ban on Planes Came After Plot To Put Explosives in iPad
Saturday March 25, 2017 @09:43PM US Workers Face A Higher Risk Of Being Replaced By Robots
Saturday March 25, 2017 @04:24PM Comcast Launches New 24/7 Workplace Surveillance Service
Saturday March 25, 2017 @03:17PM 'Why The US Senate's Vote To Throw Out ISP Privacy Laws Isn't All Bad'
Saturday March 25, 2017 @02:43PM Uber Halts Self-Driving Car Tests in Arizona After Friday Night Collision
Saturday March 25, 2017 @01:29PM After Healthcare Defeat, Can The Trump Administration Fix America's H-1B Visa Program?
Friday March 24, 2017 @10:24AM Americans' Shift To The Suburbs Sped Up Last Year
Thursday March 23, 2017 @02:37PM 71 Percent of Android Phones On Major US Carriers Have Out of Date Security Patches
Thursday March 23, 2017 @01:37PM Senate Votes To Kill FCC's Broadband Privacy Rules
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @10:38AM Patents Are A Big Part Of Why We Can't Own Nice Things
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:30PM 'Sorry, I've Forgotten My Decryption Password' is Contempt Of Court, Pal - US Appeal Judges
Monday March 20, 2017 @11:15AM Happiness is on the Wane in the US, UN Global Report Finds
Monday March 20, 2017 @09:33AM In 18 Years, A College Degree Could Cost About $500,000
Monday March 20, 2017 @12:00AM Indiana Considers Prohibiting Cities From Banning Airbnb
Sunday March 19, 2017 @05:43PM America's Most Affordable Cities For Tech Workers: Seattle, Austin, and Pittsburgh
Sunday March 19, 2017 @03:09PM NY Bill Would Require Removal of Inaccurate, Irrelevant Or Excessive Statements
Sunday March 19, 2017 @02:34PM Your Hotel Room Photos Could Help Catch Sex Traffickers
Saturday March 18, 2017 @07:12PM CBS Reports 'Suspicious' Cell Phone Tower Activity In Washington DC
Saturday March 18, 2017 @06:34PM The US Army Finally Gets The World's Largest Laser Weapon System
Friday March 17, 2017 @08:47PM US Lawmakers Propose Minimum Seat Sizes For Airlines
Friday March 17, 2017 @02:45PM IBM To Hire 2,000 More Veterans, Expand Tech Training Schools
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @02:29PM If American Robots Had Their Own Economy, It'd Be Bigger Than Switzerland
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @01:22PM Millions of Records Leaked From Huge US Corporate Database
Sunday March 12, 2017 @09:16AM Proof Daylight Saving Time Is Dumb, Dangerous, and Costly
Saturday March 11, 2017 @11:58PM How The FBI Used Geek Squad To Increase Secret Public Surveillance
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:53PM IEEE-USA Criticizes Failure To Reform The H-!B Program
Friday March 10, 2017 @08:28PM Will Montana Become America's Third State To Ditch Daylight Savings Time?
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:21AM U.S. Jobs, Pay Show Solid Gains in Trump's First Full Month
Thursday March 09, 2017 @04:35PM Seattle Tech Engineers Are More Loyal Than Those in San Francisco, Data Shows
Monday March 06, 2017 @01:10AM The US Waged A Secret Cyber War Against North Korean Missiles
Sunday March 05, 2017 @01:07AM Local Police Departments Are Building Their Own DNA Databases
Saturday March 04, 2017 @05:23PM US Suspends 'Expedited' H-1B Visas
Thursday March 02, 2017 @10:39AM Laid-Off IT Workers Worry US Is Losing Tech Jobs To Outsourcing
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @12:55PM Nobody Likes Uber Anymore, Recent Reviews and Ratings On App Store Suggest
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @10:43AM NSA Risks Talent Exodus Amid Morale Slump, Trump Fears
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @01:34PM FCC Chairman Calls Net Neutrality a 'Mistake'
Monday February 27, 2017 @11:20AM AT&T Undercuts Verizon, T-Mobile With New Unlimited Plan
Saturday February 25, 2017 @09:39PM The US Department Of Defense Announces An Open Source Code Repository
Saturday February 25, 2017 @07:01PM The Videogame Industry Is Fighting 'Right To Repair' Laws
Saturday February 25, 2017 @04:28PM Garmin Engineer Shot And Killed By Man Yelling 'Get Out Of My Country!'
Friday February 24, 2017 @02:19PM Americans Believe Robots Will Take Everyone Else's Job, But Theirs Will Be Safe, Study Says
Thursday February 23, 2017 @03:33PM Social Media Are Driving Americans Insane
Thursday February 23, 2017 @11:04AM 'Social Media Needs A Travel Mode'
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @04:09PM Americans at Risk of Identity Theft as They File their Tax Returns
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @11:50AM Verizon To Begin 5G User Trials in 11 Markets by Middle of Year
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @11:46AM US Homeland Security Employees Locked Out of Computer Networks
Monday February 20, 2017 @02:21AM NASA Scientist Revive 10,000-Year-Old Microorganisms
Sunday February 19, 2017 @05:09PM Some Recyclers Give Up On Recycling Old Monitors And TVs
Saturday February 18, 2017 @06:42PM Alaska Gets 'Artificial Aurora' As HAARP Antenna Array Listens Again
Friday February 17, 2017 @01:03PM Accenture To Create 15,000 Jobs In US
Thursday February 16, 2017 @02:31PM EU Privacy Watchdogs Seek Assurances on US Data Transfer Pact
Thursday February 16, 2017 @01:38PM Sprint's New Unlimited Plan Adds HD Streaming, Four Lines For $90
Monday February 13, 2017 @01:50PM Nobody Is Moving, Especially Millennials
Monday February 13, 2017 @08:33AM Bay Area Tech Job Growth Has Rapidly Decelerated
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:01AM Spammer Faces Decades In Prison For Sending More Than 1 Million Spam Emails
Saturday February 11, 2017 @01:18AM CS Professor Argues Silicon Valley Is Exploiting Both H-1B Visas And Workers
Friday February 10, 2017 @03:01PM Microsoft Allowed To Sue US Government Over Email Surveillance
Friday February 10, 2017 @10:46AM More Than 20,000 AT&T Workers Are Getting Ready To Protest Nationwide
Thursday February 09, 2017 @10:46AM NSA Contractor Indicted Over Mammoth Theft of Classified Data
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @03:24PM Intel To Invest $7 Billion in Factory in Arizona, Employ 3,000 People
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @11:09AM US Visitors May Have to Hand Over Social Media Passwords: DHS
Monday February 06, 2017 @07:53AM 'The End Of The Level Playing Field'
Sunday February 05, 2017 @02:23AM Which US Cities Have The Worst Malware Infection Rates?
Sunday February 05, 2017 @01:02AM Google, Unlike Microsoft, Must Turn Over Foreign Emails, Rules Judge
Saturday February 04, 2017 @04:28AM Microsoft's H-1B Workers Cited In Motion That Successfully Blocked Trump's Travel Ban
Saturday February 04, 2017 @12:38AM New Book Describes How AirBNB Influenced City Laws
Friday February 03, 2017 @02:29PM Cutting H-1Bs Could Mean More Competition From China and India, Says GoDaddy CEO
Friday February 03, 2017 @10:06AM False News, Absurd Reality Present Challenges For Satirists
Friday February 03, 2017 @03:49AM Amazon Now Has More Than 341,000 Employees -- Added 110,000 People Last Year
Thursday February 02, 2017 @03:22PM Microsoft Seeks Trump Order Exemption for Workers With Visas
Thursday February 02, 2017 @12:22PM The FAA Gave the First Ever Go-Ahead For a Drone To Fly at an Airport
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:11PM Airbus Is About To Build A Self-Flying Electric Robo-Taxi
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @11:22AM Even Sprint Beat AT&T and Verizon in Customer Growth
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @11:19AM Indian IT Sector Warns Against US Visa Bill
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @10:44AM Tesla's Battery Revolution Just Reached Critical Mass
Sunday January 29, 2017 @06:45PM The US Border Patrol Is Checking Detainees' Facebook Profiles
Sunday January 29, 2017 @01:03AM ISPs Finally Abandon The Copyright Alert System
Sunday January 29, 2017 @12:39AM Trump's Executive Order Eliminates Privacy Act Protections For Foreigners
Saturday January 28, 2017 @10:48PM Who Hacked The Washington D.C. Police Surveillance Cameras?
Saturday January 28, 2017 @01:42AM Solar Energy Now Employs More Americans Than Oil, Coal and Gas Combined
Friday January 27, 2017 @04:10PM Apple Patents a Vaporizer
Friday January 27, 2017 @02:31PM Smart Baby-Trackers Mostly Unnecessary, Say US Doctors
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @09:34AM HP Recalls Another 100,000 Laptop Batteries After Reports of Overheating and Damage
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @07:05AM IBM Promised Domestic Jobs, But is Firing Thousands of US Workers and Moving Some Jobs Overseas
Monday January 23, 2017 @04:24PM AT&T Offering Day Pass For International Travelers
Monday January 23, 2017 @11:05AM Oracle Lays Off More Than 1,000 Employees
Monday January 23, 2017 @10:18AM Sprint Purchases 33 Percent Stake in Tidal For $200 Million
Monday January 23, 2017 @01:42AM Three States Propose DMCA-Countering 'Right To Repair' Laws
Sunday January 22, 2017 @03:00AM Army Bug Bounty Researcher Compromises US Defense Department's Internal Network
Sunday January 22, 2017 @02:17AM Is The Tech Industry Driving Families Out of San Francisco?
Saturday January 21, 2017 @07:30PM New Wyoming Bill Penalizes Utilities Using Renewable Energy
Friday January 20, 2017 @02:23PM Despite Glitches, AT&T's DirecTV Now Hits 200,000 Subscribers in Its First Month
Friday January 20, 2017 @01:29PM Donald Trump Is Sworn In As the 45th US President
Friday January 20, 2017 @12:26PM Uber Will Pay $20 Million For Exaggerating Drivers' Earnings
Thursday January 19, 2017 @03:47PM 32% of All US Adults Watch Pirated Content
Thursday January 19, 2017 @03:33PM Google Uses Search To Push Its Products: WSJ
Thursday January 19, 2017 @02:43PM Tesla Avoids Recall After Autopilot Crash Death
Thursday January 19, 2017 @01:44PM Some Colleges Have More Students From the Top 1 Percent Than the Bottom 60
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @01:09PM Russia Extends Edward Snowden's Asylum To 2020, To Offer Citizenship Next Year
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @03:07PM Uber Sues City of Seattle To Block Landmark Driver Union Ordinance
Monday January 16, 2017 @05:31PM AT&T Denies Refunds For DirecTV Now Customers, Despite the Service's Performance Issues
Monday January 16, 2017 @04:44PM China, Europe Drive Shift To Electric Cars as US Lags
Monday January 16, 2017 @10:51AM Flying Car Prototype Ready By End of 2017, Says Airbus CEO
Monday January 16, 2017 @10:35AM China Orders App Stores To Join Register
Sunday January 15, 2017 @02:35PM Driverless Electric Shuttle Deployed In Downtown Las Vegas
Saturday January 14, 2017 @04:56PM California's Bullet Train Hurtles Towards a Multibillion-Dollar Overrun
Friday January 13, 2017 @05:34PM SpaceX Accident Cost it Hundreds of Millions