Slashdot Items Tagged "internet"

Date / Time Story
Sunday May 28, 2017 @04:08PM New Privacy Vulnerability In IOT Devices: Traffic Rate Metadata
Saturday May 27, 2017 @07:54PM Opera Slows Its Development On The iOS Platform
Friday May 26, 2017 @09:03PM Investigation Demanded Over Fake FCC Comments Submitted By Dead People
Friday May 26, 2017 @04:12PM Comcast Customer Satisfaction Drops 6% After TV Price Hikes, ACSI Says
Friday May 26, 2017 @12:34PM Major US Tech Firms Press Congress For Internet Surveillance Reforms
Friday May 26, 2017 @05:45AM Former Mozilla CTO: 'Chrome Won'
Thursday May 25, 2017 @06:02PM More Than Half of Streaming Users In US Are Sharing Their Passwords, Says Report
Thursday May 25, 2017 @05:07PM Instagram Ranked Worst For Young People's Mental Health
Thursday May 25, 2017 @04:52PM T-Mobile's 'Digits' Program Revamps the Phone Number
Thursday May 25, 2017 @04:19PM Firefox Marketing Head Expresses Concerns Over Google's Apparent 'Only Be On Chrome' Push
Thursday May 25, 2017 @03:31PM Malvertising Campaign Finds a Way Around Ad Blockers
Thursday May 25, 2017 @03:11PM 83 Percent Of Security Staff Waste Time Fixing Other IT Problems
Thursday May 25, 2017 @02:58PM It's Time For Academics To Take Back Control Of Research Journals
Thursday May 25, 2017 @11:47AM And Now, a Brief Definition of the Web
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @09:34PM How Facebook Flouts Holocaust Denial Laws Except Where It Fears Being Sued
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @04:45PM Manchester Attack Could Lead To Internet Crackdown
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @04:06PM Airbnb Is Running Its Own Internal University To Teach Data Science
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @05:07PM Google Following Your Offline Credit Card Spending To Tell Advertisers If Their Ads Work
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @03:13PM Ask Slashdot: ISPs That Respect Your Online Privacy?
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @02:32PM Comcast Proves Need For Net Neutrality By Trying To Censor Advocacy Website
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:03PM Java Creator James Gosling Joins Amazon Web Services
Monday May 22, 2017 @05:51PM Ethereum Could Be Worth More Than Bitcoin Very Soon
Monday May 22, 2017 @12:28PM Facebook Flooded With 'Sextortion' and Revenge Porn, Files Reveal
Monday May 22, 2017 @10:29AM Hackers Hit Russian Bank Customers, Planned International Cyber Raids
Sunday May 21, 2017 @04:04PM Vint Cerf Reflects On The Last 60 Years
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:42PM UK Conservatives Pledge To Create Government-Controlled Internet
Friday May 19, 2017 @03:48PM Federal Agents Used a Stingray To Track an Immigrant's Phone
Friday May 19, 2017 @11:31AM A Tip for Apple in China: Your Hunger for Revenue May Cost You
Friday May 19, 2017 @09:17AM French Researchers Find Last-ditch Cure To Unlock WannaCry Files
Friday May 19, 2017 @07:00AM 2B Pages On Web Now Use Google's AMP, Pages Now Load Twice As Fast
Thursday May 18, 2017 @08:22PM Hacker Steals 17 Million Zomato Users' Data, Briefly Puts It On Dark Web
Thursday May 18, 2017 @04:11PM Google To Launch a Jobs Search Engine In the US
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:59PM Firefox 55: Flash Will Become 'Ask To Activate' For Everyone
Thursday May 18, 2017 @12:35PM Net Neutrality Goes Down in Flames as FCC Votes To Kill Title II Rules
Thursday May 18, 2017 @10:10AM EU Fines Facebook $122 Million Over Misleading Information On WhatsApp Deal
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @04:34PM The Republican Push To Repeal Net Neutrality Will Get Underway This Week
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @12:59PM Google's Balloons Connect Flood-hit Peru
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @06:35PM Our Obsession With Trailers Is Making Movies Worse
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @04:42PM European Privacy Regulators Take Coordinated Action Against Facebook
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @09:57AM Breach at DocuSign Led To Targeted Email Malware Campaign
Monday May 15, 2017 @05:54PM WannaCry Ransomware Shares Code With North Korean Malware, Says Researchers
Monday May 15, 2017 @04:54PM Access Codes For United Cockpit Doors Accidentally Posted Online
Monday May 15, 2017 @04:02PM Should You Leave Google Chrome For the Opera Browser?
Monday May 15, 2017 @07:42AM How Australia Bungled Its $36 Billion High-Speed Internet Rollout
Sunday May 14, 2017 @07:06PM FCC Suspends Net Neutrality Comments, As Chairman Pai Mocks 'Mean Tweets'
Friday May 12, 2017 @10:54PM HBO's 'Silicon Valley' Joins The Push For A Decentralized Web
Friday May 12, 2017 @05:03PM Cable Lobby Survey Backfires; Most Americans Support Net Neutrality
Friday May 12, 2017 @01:19PM T-Mobile No Longer Offering 'Free Data For Life' Offer For New Tablets
Friday May 12, 2017 @10:24AM The Failed Experiment of the Digital Album Booklet
Friday May 12, 2017 @09:34AM Going After Netflix, Cannes Bans Streaming-Only Movies From Competition Slots
Thursday May 11, 2017 @08:07PM Trump Signs Executive Order On Cybersecurity
Thursday May 11, 2017 @05:10PM Verizon Outbids AT&T For Nationwide 5G Wireless Spectrum
Thursday May 11, 2017 @04:36PM German Publishers' Lawsuit Against Google May Backfire
Thursday May 11, 2017 @02:03PM NYU Accidentally Exposed Military Code-breaking Computer Project To Entire Internet
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @08:24PM New IoT Malware Targets 100,000 IP Cameras Via Known Flaw
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @06:06PM Zillow Faces Lawsuit Over 'Zestimate' Tool That Calculates a House's Worth
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @04:26PM Facebook Downranks News Feed Links To Crappy Sites Smothered In Ads
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @08:56AM Opera Rethinks What a Browser In 2017 Should Do: Adds Quick Access To WhatsApp, Telegram, Messenger in v45
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @08:49PM FCC Should Prove DDoS Attacks Stopped Net Neutrality Comments
Monday May 08, 2017 @11:50PM Facebook Must Delete Hate Postings Worldwide, Rules Austrian Court
Monday May 08, 2017 @07:06PM ISPs Could Take Down Large Parts of Bitcoin Ecosystem If They Wanted To
Monday May 08, 2017 @06:34PM Chrome For Android Now Lets You Save Web Pages For Reading Later
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:18PM FCC Says It Was Victim of Cyberattack After John Oliver Show
Monday May 08, 2017 @03:28PM Pepe the Frog Is Dead
Monday May 08, 2017 @12:17PM Inside Germany's Plan To Kill Online Registrations
Monday May 08, 2017 @11:14AM Internet Giants Like Apple and Google 'Abuse Their Privileged Position', Says Spotify CEO
Monday May 08, 2017 @11:06AM John Oliver Gets Fired Up Over Net Neutrality, Causes FCC's Site To Temporarily Crash
Sunday May 07, 2017 @08:47PM Oracle And Cisco Both Support The FCC's Rollback Of Net Neutrality
Saturday May 06, 2017 @09:00PM A New Use For Browser Fingerprints: Defeating Spoofing
Saturday May 06, 2017 @01:27PM After 19 Years CMU Discontinues Cyrus IMAP In Favor Of Microsoft Exchange And Gmail
Saturday May 06, 2017 @01:27AM New Shodan Tool Tracks Down Botnet Command-And-Control Servers
Friday May 05, 2017 @07:33PM 39 Years Ago The World's First Spam Was Sent
Friday May 05, 2017 @06:02PM US To Seek Social Media Details From Certain Visa Applicants
Friday May 05, 2017 @02:50PM Seattle Restored ISP Privacy Rules in the First Local Blow To Trump's Rollback
Thursday May 04, 2017 @08:56PM Digital Economy Act: Illegal Kodi Streams Could Now Land Users In Prison For 10 Years
Thursday May 04, 2017 @05:08PM Google Was Warned About This Week's Mass Phishing Email Attack Six Years Ago
Thursday May 04, 2017 @04:16PM Cord-Cutting Spikes Fivefold In Cable TV's Worst Quarter Ever
Thursday May 04, 2017 @04:08PM Cloudflare Helps Serve Up Hate Online: Report
Thursday May 04, 2017 @03:55PM Billboards Target Lawmakers Who Voted To Let ISPs Sell User Information
Thursday May 04, 2017 @11:23AM SpaceX Plans To Send the First of Its 4,425 Super-Fast Internet Satellites Into Space in 2019
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @05:35PM WhatsApp Users Are Reporting Outages Worldwide
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @04:31PM Gmail, Google Docs Users Hit By Massive Email Phishing Scam
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @03:47PM Hulu Launches Its Live TV Streaming Service
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @05:13PM Etsy Announces Its CEO Is Stepping Down; Plans To Cut 8% of Workforce
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @01:05AM Senate Republicans Introduce Anti-Net Neutrality Legislation
Monday May 01, 2017 @03:44PM US Adults Will Spend More Than Half the Day Consuming Media, Study Says
Monday May 01, 2017 @02:31PM US Appeals Court Won't Rehear 'Net Neutrality' Challenge
Sunday April 30, 2017 @03:15PM Developer Hacks Together Object-Oriented HTML
Sunday April 30, 2017 @02:49PM Massive Tinder Photo Scrape Has Users Upset
Sunday April 30, 2017 @12:57AM Australia Wants ISPs To Protect Customers From Viruses
Saturday April 29, 2017 @01:40AM Russian-Controlled Telecom Hijacks Traffic For Mastercard, Visa, And 22 Other Services
Friday April 28, 2017 @08:34PM Breakthrough in Alphabet's Balloon-Based Internet Project Means It Might Actually Work
Friday April 28, 2017 @08:14PM How To Delete Your Data From Google's 'My Activity'
Friday April 28, 2017 @11:33AM An Open Letter on DRM To the Inventor of the Web, From the Inventor of Net Neutrality
Friday April 28, 2017 @10:29AM The Internet-of-Things is Maturing
Thursday April 27, 2017 @06:04PM AT&T To Roll Out 5G Network That's Not Actually 5G
Thursday April 27, 2017 @04:41PM Kill Net Neutrality and You'll Kill Us, Say 800 US Startups
Thursday April 27, 2017 @03:30PM Chrome Will Start Marking HTTP Sites In Incognito Mode As Non-Secure In October
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @04:28PM Pirate Site Blockades Violate Free Speech, Mexico's Supreme Court Rules
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @04:13PM FCC Announces Plan To Reverse Title II Net Neutrality
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @12:58AM Five Years Later, Legal Megaupload Data Is Still Trapped On Dead Servers
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @08:06PM US ISP Goes Down As Two Malware Families Go To War Over Its Modems
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @05:09PM Facebook Shows Related Articles and Fact Checkers Before You Open Links
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @04:54PM AT&T Brings Fiber To Rich Areas While the Rest Are Stuck On DSL, Study Finds
Monday April 24, 2017 @07:16PM Uber Gets Sued Over Alleged 'Hell' Program To Track Lyft Drivers
Monday April 24, 2017 @04:48PM How Online Shopping Makes Suckers of Us All
Monday April 24, 2017 @04:27PM Verizon's $70 Gigabit Internet Is Half the Price of Older 750Mbps Tier
Monday April 24, 2017 @11:29AM Some of the Biggest Economies Aren't a Big User Of Social Media
Monday April 24, 2017 @11:11AM The Linux Foundation Launches IoT-focused Open Source EdgeX Foundry
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