Slashdot Items Tagged "uk"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @10:38PM Britain's Newest Warship Runs Windows XP, Raising Cyber Attack Fears
Saturday June 24, 2017 @01:36PM UK Parliament Emails Closed After 'Sustained And Determined' Cyber-Attack
Thursday June 22, 2017 @12:31PM Fallen Tech Star Imagination Technologies Up For Sale After Apple Row Bites
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @06:46PM Top UK Supermarket Laser Prints Labels On Avocados To Reduce Waste
Monday June 19, 2017 @11:49AM Microsoft, Accenture Team Up On Blockchain-based Digital ID Network
Thursday June 15, 2017 @10:22AM EU Mobile Roaming Charges Scrapped
Saturday June 10, 2017 @01:11AM British PM Seeks Ban On Encryption After Terror Attack
Friday June 09, 2017 @02:12AM Theresa May Loses Overall Majority In UK Parliament
Thursday June 08, 2017 @06:09PM EU Seeks New Powers To Obtain Data 'Directly' From Tech Firms
Thursday June 08, 2017 @04:25PM US Ranks 28th In the World In Average Wireless Broadband Speeds
Thursday June 08, 2017 @02:43PM It's Been So Windy in Europe That Electricity Prices Have Turned Negative
Thursday June 08, 2017 @02:32PM Theresa May Says UK Will 'Tear Up' Human Rights Laws If Needed For Terror Fight
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @06:36PM Hyperloop One Reveals Its Plans For Connecting Europe
Sunday June 04, 2017 @09:44AM After London Attack, PM Calls For Internet Regulation To Fight Terrorists
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:42PM Google Unveils Design For 1 Million Squarefoot London Headquarters
Monday May 29, 2017 @03:24AM UK Tech Visas Quadruple After Applications Soar
Saturday May 27, 2017 @03:43PM IT Crash Causes British Airways To Cancel All Flights
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @04:45PM Manchester Attack Could Lead To Internet Crackdown
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:55PM Sweden Drops Julian Assange Rape Investigation
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:42PM UK Conservatives Pledge To Create Government-Controlled Internet
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:17PM London City First In UK To Get Remote Air Traffic Control
Friday May 19, 2017 @01:35PM 'Without Action on Antibiotics, Medicine Will Return To the Dark Ages'
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:54PM A Quarter of IT Pros Find Their Job Very Stressful
Thursday May 18, 2017 @09:41AM US and EU Reject Expanding Laptop Ban To Flights From Europe
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @10:23AM Region-Locked Content Drives UK Users To Try a VPN
Monday May 15, 2017 @01:59AM UK Group Fights Arrest Over Refusing To Surrender Passwords At The Border
Saturday May 13, 2017 @06:26PM British PM Candidate Promises Social Media Crackdown
Saturday May 13, 2017 @04:37PM Did The UK Police Hire Foreigners To Hack Hundreds of Activists?
Friday May 12, 2017 @11:59AM Cyberattack Hits England's National Health Service With Ransom Demands
Friday May 12, 2017 @09:26AM Nuisance Call Firm Keurboom Hit With Record Fine
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @07:50PM Call Center Operator and His Cousin Steal $645,000 From UK Water Supplier
Monday May 08, 2017 @08:38AM Support For a Universal Basic Income Is Inching Up In Europe
Monday May 08, 2017 @03:58AM Did A Billionaire Harvest Big Data From Facebook To 'Hijack' Democracy?
Friday May 05, 2017 @11:15AM Digital Economy Act: Illegal Kodi Streams Could Now Land Users In Prison For 10 Years
Friday May 05, 2017 @10:11AM Leaked Document Reveals UK Plans For Wider Internet Surveillance
Monday May 01, 2017 @03:09AM DRM Will Be Gone By 2025, Predicts Cory Doctorow
Saturday April 29, 2017 @12:17PM Encrypted WhatsApp Message Recovered From Westminster Terrorist's Phone
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @04:52PM British Cops Will Scan Every Fan's Face At the Champions League Final
Friday April 21, 2017 @11:11PM WikiLeaks Releases New CIA Secret: Tapping Microphones On Some Samsung TVs
Friday April 21, 2017 @05:47PM Britain Set For First Coal-Free Day Since Industrial Revolution
Friday April 14, 2017 @11:26AM Virgin Media Starts Turning Customer Routers Into Public Wi-Fi Hotspots
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @03:33PM Web Inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee Slams UK and US Net Plans
Monday April 03, 2017 @09:35AM Drone Complaints Soar in the UK
Thursday March 30, 2017 @12:59PM Britain Wants Tech Firms to Tackle Extremism
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @11:55AM 'No Turning Back' on Brexit as Article 50 Triggered
Monday March 27, 2017 @10:00AM Laptop Ban on Planes Came After Plot To Put Explosives in iPad
Sunday March 26, 2017 @04:10PM London Terrorist Used WhatsApp, UK Calls For Backdoors
Sunday March 26, 2017 @02:28PM 17-Year-Old Corrects NASA Mistake In Data From The ISS
Saturday March 25, 2017 @09:43PM US Workers Face A Higher Risk Of Being Replaced By Robots
Saturday March 25, 2017 @05:39PM UK Broadband Customers Set To Receive Millions In Compensation For Bad Service
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @11:48AM UK Flight Ban On Devices To Be Announced
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @10:42AM Google To Revamp Policies, Hire Staff After UK Ad Scandal
Friday March 17, 2017 @09:52PM Researchers Build An AI That's Better At Reading Lips Than Humans
Friday March 17, 2017 @11:11AM Elderly 'Hit by Line Rental Charges'
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @11:31AM Questions Linger After ISP Blocks TeamViewer Over Fraud Fears
Monday March 13, 2017 @03:37PM Google Wants To Use AI To Cut the UK's Electric Bill By 10 Percent
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:26PM Police Allegedly Threaten A UK Photographer With Seizure Of All His Computers
Thursday March 09, 2017 @06:31PM EU Court Sets Limit On 'Right To Be Forgotten' In Company Registers
Friday March 03, 2017 @09:43PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Handle A Bogus Copyright Infringement Notice?
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @06:07PM UK: New Drivers Caught Using a Phone Will Lose Their License
Saturday February 25, 2017 @05:55PM UK Police Arrest Suspect Behind Mirai Malware Attacks On Deutsche Telekom
Thursday February 23, 2017 @06:20PM Self-Driving Cars Should Be Liable For Accidents, Not the Passengers: UK Government
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:57PM 'We Won't Block Pirate Bay,' Swedish Telecoms Giant Says
Monday February 20, 2017 @10:28AM Google and Microsoft To Crackdown On Piracy Sites In Search Results
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @03:38PM Lost Winston Churchill Essay Reveals His Thoughts On Alien Life
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @08:25PM Police Arrest Five Men For Selling Kodi Boxes 'Fully Loaded' With Illegal Streaming Apps
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @04:01PM Iris Scans and Fingerprints Could Be Your Ticket On British Rail
Friday January 27, 2017 @11:49PM iPhone 7 Ousts Samsung Galaxy Note 4 As 'Device of Choice' For UK Defense Officials
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @04:30PM UK 'Pirates' Get 20-Day Grace Period After Each Warning
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @07:16AM Microsoft May Halt the Expansion of a UK Datacenter Due To Brexit
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @08:06PM Apple Increases App Store Prices By 25% Following Brexit Vote
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @10:05AM Apple App Store Prices Rise in UK, India and Turkey
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @09:02AM Regulators Criticize Banks For Lending Uber $1.15 Billion
Saturday January 07, 2017 @05:40PM Bitcoin Was 2016's Best-Performing Currency
Thursday January 05, 2017 @04:35PM Uber Drivers Deemed To Be Employees By Swiss Insurance Provider
Monday December 26, 2016 @10:07PM The Farmer Who Built Her Own Broadband
Sunday December 25, 2016 @07:36PM After Brexit, More Than 100 Firms May Move To Ireland
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @03:28PM Nokia Sues Apple, Claims Patent Infringement in iPhone and Other Devices
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @10:44AM EU's Highest Court Delivers Blow To UK Snooper's Charter
Sunday December 18, 2016 @05:43PM The FBI Is Arresting People Who Rent DDoS Botnets
Saturday December 17, 2016 @12:51PM Londoners Tests A Self-Driving Beer Tap And An AI-Assisted Brewery
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @12:09PM Uber Appeals Against Ruling that Its UK Drivers Are Workers
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @12:06PM Amazon Delivered Its First Customer Package By Drone
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @10:46PM UK 4G Coverage Worse Than In Romania and Peru, Watchdog Finds
Saturday December 10, 2016 @07:40PM Does The 'Snoopers Charter' Also Enshrine Lying In Court?
Saturday December 10, 2016 @03:15PM Struggling Workers Found Sleeping In Tents Behind Amazon's Warehouse
Friday December 09, 2016 @04:15PM Uber Is Treating Its Drivers As Sweated Labor, Says Report
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @05:41PM NSA, GCHQ Have Been Intercepting In-Flight Mobile Calls For Years
Sunday December 04, 2016 @12:35AM For The UK's 'Snoopers' Charter', Politicians Voted Themselves An Exemption
Saturday December 03, 2016 @04:34PM UK Health Secretary Urges Social Media Companies To Block Cyberbullying And Underaged Sexting
Saturday December 03, 2016 @12:36PM Encryption Backdoor Sneaks Into UK Law
Friday December 02, 2016 @11:33AM Law enforcement goes low tech against encryption
Friday December 02, 2016 @11:15AM UK Homes Lose Internet Access After Cyber-Attack
Thursday December 01, 2016 @01:42PM UK ISPs To Start Sending 'Piracy Alerts' Soon
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @08:18PM British Film Institute To Digitize 100,000 Old TV Shows Before They Disappear
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:57PM No Man's Sky's Steam Page Didn't Mislead Gamers, Rules UK Ad Watchdog
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @12:54PM Backdoor encryption sneaks into UK law
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @10:32AM The UK Is About to Legalize Mass Surveillance [Update]
Monday November 28, 2016 @06:53PM Scientists Turn Nuclear Waste Into Diamond Batteries
Monday November 28, 2016 @12:30AM 48 Organizations Now Have Access To Every Brit's Browsing Hstory
Saturday November 26, 2016 @06:06PM Black Friday Protest Sites Included An Amazon Warehouse
Friday November 25, 2016 @08:05AM Police in UK Warn About Dating Apps After Serial Killer Conviction
Friday November 25, 2016 @08:01AM UK Revises Safe Flying Drone Code
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @10:34AM UK Plans To Censor Online Videos Of 'Non-Conventional' Sex Acts
Sunday November 20, 2016 @02:07PM London's Mayor Wants Volkswagen To Pay $3 Million In Lost Tolls
Friday November 18, 2016 @01:40PM Data Breach at Three Mobile, Customer Details of Millions Exposed
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:34PM German Minister: Facebook Should Be Treated Like a Media Company Rather Than a Technology Platform
Thursday November 17, 2016 @12:04PM Britain Has Passed the 'Most Extreme Surveillance Law Ever Passed in a Democracy'
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @08:04PM Royal Navy Giving Up Anti-Ship Missiles, Will Rely On Cannons For Naval Combat
Monday November 14, 2016 @10:23AM The NHS's 1.2 Million Employees Are Trapped in a 'Reply-All' Email Thread
Friday November 11, 2016 @03:11PM UK Bookstores Found Selling Banned US Bomb-Making Handbooks
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @11:38AM Teachers 'Unwittingly' Spying On School Children With Surveillance Software
Monday November 07, 2016 @04:29PM UK Privacy Watchdog Says Facebook Agrees To Suspend Using WhatsApp Users' Data
Friday November 04, 2016 @04:12PM Self-Drive Delivery Van Can Be 'Built in Four Hours'
Thursday November 03, 2016 @11:08AM UK Government Wants Prisons Geoblocked By Drone Manufacturers
Thursday November 03, 2016 @08:38AM UK's Brexit Cannot Pass Without Parliament Approval
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @04:02PM Computer Virus Attack Forces Hospitals To Cancel Operations, Shut Down Systems
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @12:17PM UK Auto Insurer Will Use Facebook Data To Set Premium
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @09:59AM UK Government Vows To Sink $2.3 Billion Into New Cybersecurity Plan
Monday October 31, 2016 @07:21PM Uber Drivers Are Company Employees Not Self-Employed Contractors, Rules British Court
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:46PM Uber Loses Right To Classify UK Drivers as Self-Employed
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @09:36PM Russia Unveils 'Satan 2' Missile Powerful Enough To 'Wipe Out UK, France Or Texas'
Saturday October 22, 2016 @11:10PM A British Supercomputer Can Predict Winter Weather a Year In Advance
Friday October 21, 2016 @11:46AM UK Government Proposes Minimum 10Mbps Broadband For Poor
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:27PM US Army 'Will Have More Robot Soldiers Than Humans' By 2025, Says Former British Spy
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @05:30PM BBC Micro Bit Mini-Computer To Expand Internationally With New Hardware
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @11:06AM Americans Work 25% More Than Europeans, Study Finds
Monday October 17, 2016 @01:30PM Russia Today: NatWest To Close Russian Channel's UK Bank Accounts
Monday October 17, 2016 @12:08PM UK Security Agencies Unlawfully Collected Data For 17 Years, Court Rules
Monday October 17, 2016 @11:38AM UK Police Begins Deployment of 22,000 Police Body Cameras
Monday October 17, 2016 @10:31AM London Insists on English Requirement For Private Hire Drivers
Saturday October 15, 2016 @10:54PM Accused British 'Flash Crash' Stock Trader To Be Extradited To The US
Monday October 10, 2016 @06:03PM UK Is Banning Apple Watch From Cabinet Meetings Over Russian Hacking Fears
Monday October 10, 2016 @01:03PM Is Britain Secretly Funding Its Nuclear Submarine Program?
Monday October 10, 2016 @09:08AM UK's Chief Troll Hunter Targets Doxxing, Virtual Mobbing, and Nasty Images
Thursday September 29, 2016 @12:59AM The UK's Largest Sperm Bank Is Now An App
Monday September 26, 2016 @11:16AM UK's Top Police Warn That Modding Games May Turn Kids into Hackers
Monday September 19, 2016 @05:22PM UK Standards Body Issues Official Guidance On Robot Ethics
Sunday September 18, 2016 @12:36AM Microsoft Will Close Its Skype Office in London, Nearly 400 Jobs To Be Impacted
Friday September 16, 2016 @07:54PM Alleged Hacker Lauri Love To Be Extradited To US
Thursday September 15, 2016 @09:53PM 28 Years A Smeghead: Red Dwarf Is Coming Back
Sunday September 11, 2016 @09:03AM EU Finance Ministers Line Up Behind $21B Tax Ruling Against Apple
Sunday September 11, 2016 @03:07AM DNA Confirms Cause of 1665 London's Great Plague
Saturday September 10, 2016 @07:39PM Arrests Made After Group Hacks CIA Director's AOL Account
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @05:23PM New Snowden Leaks Reveal More About NSA Satellite Eavesdropping
Monday September 05, 2016 @06:15PM SoftBank Completes $31 Billion Acquisition of ARM
Monday September 05, 2016 @01:31PM Japan Goes Public With Brexit Demands, Says Data Flow Deals Must Be Protected
Friday August 26, 2016 @04:18PM British Companies Are Selling Advanced Spy Tech To Authoritarian Regimes
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @10:18PM China To UK: 'Golden' Ties At Crucial Juncture Over Nuclear Delay
Monday August 08, 2016 @05:53PM UK Copyright Extension On Designed Objects Is 'Direct Assault' On 3D Printing
Saturday August 06, 2016 @11:18AM Myths Persist About Running Public Wi-Fi in the UK
Saturday August 06, 2016 @12:34AM BBC To Deploy Detection Vans To Snoop On Internet Users
Friday August 05, 2016 @03:00PM Challenge Over UK Bulk Hacking Powers Taken To European Court of Human Rights
Monday August 01, 2016 @12:37AM British Newspaper Fooled By Online Harry Potter/Pokemon Go Hoax
Sunday July 31, 2016 @09:06PM Britain's Scientists Are 'Freaking Out' Over Brexit
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @04:51PM Amazon Debuts a Dedicated Shop For Kickstarter Products
Monday July 25, 2016 @08:02PM Amazon Partners With UK Government To Test Drone Deliveries
Sunday July 24, 2016 @03:56PM Yahoo Ordered to Show How It Recovered 'Deleted' Emails
Saturday July 23, 2016 @08:10PM UK Cybersecurity Executives Plead Guilty To Hacking A Rival Firm
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:10PM MasterCard Is Buying the Core of the British Payments Infrastructure
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @03:18PM UK 'Emergency' Bulk Data Slurp Permissible In Pursuit Of 'Serious Crime'
Saturday July 16, 2016 @12:41PM Robotic Exoskeletons May Become Skintight Suits
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:30PM Cybercrime Overtakes Traditional Crime In UK, Says Report
Friday July 15, 2016 @11:20AM Sir Tim Berners-Lee Makes a Last-Minute Plea To Save Net Neutrality in Europe
Friday July 15, 2016 @10:38AM UK Gov Says New Home Sec Will Have Powers To Ban End-to-end Encryption
Thursday July 14, 2016 @07:28PM Theresa May Reshuffles Cabinet, Warns Amazon and Google of Power Shift
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @08:16PM Theresa May Becomes UK's 'Spy Queen' and New Prime Minister
Saturday July 09, 2016 @03:49PM Carrying A Gun-Shaped iPhone 'Makes It Much Less Likely You'll Catch Your Plane'
Saturday July 09, 2016 @11:44AM Brexit: Government Rejects Petition Signed By 4.1 Million Calling For Second EU Referendum
Saturday July 09, 2016 @06:22AM Wannabe Prime Minister Andrea Leadsom Thinks Websites Should Be Rated Like Films
Friday July 08, 2016 @11:56PM UK Proposes Mandatory Age Verification For Porn Sites
Thursday July 07, 2016 @03:19PM UK ISP Sky Is About To Start Censoring the Web For All of Its Customers
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:19PM UK Bill Introduces 10 Year Prison Sentence for Online Pirates
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @03:42AM UK Police Accessed Civilian Data For Fun and Profit, Says Report
Sunday July 03, 2016 @04:48AM Rolling Drone Delivery Robots Have Arrived
Saturday July 02, 2016 @11:40PM UN Council: Seriously, Nations, Stop Switching Off the Internet!
Saturday July 02, 2016 @06:05PM Will Brexit Hurt International Cyber-Security?
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @05:29PM UK Has Fastest Mobile Internet While US Lags Behind, Says Report
Sunday June 26, 2016 @06:47PM Religious Hacker Defaces 111 Escort Sites
Sunday June 26, 2016 @11:20AM Brexit Will Have a Disastrous Effect: Tech Companies Will Feel the Pain
Saturday June 25, 2016 @12:33PM Web Petition For 2nd EU Referendum Draws Huge Interest
Saturday June 25, 2016 @12:32PM UK Tech Sector Reacts To Brexit: Some Anticipate Slow Down, Some Contemplate Relocation
Friday June 24, 2016 @01:23PM In the Aftermath Of Brexit, Brits Google About Irish Passport, Meaning Of EU, and Why it All Happened
Friday June 24, 2016 @05:35AM BBC: UK Votes To Leave The European Union
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @08:41PM Australian 'Bitcoin Founder' Quietly Bidding For Patent Empire
Friday June 17, 2016 @12:21PM Non-US Encryption Is 'Theoretical', Claims CIA Chief In Backdoor Debate
Thursday June 09, 2016 @11:24PM British Startup Strip Mines Renters' Private Social Media For Landlords
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @05:22PM UK Snooper's Charter, AKA The Investigatory Powers Bill, Passes Through Commons
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @04:35PM Report: People Are Spending Much Less Time On Social Media
Monday June 06, 2016 @11:17AM Why UK's Government Digital Service Decided To Ditch Apps
Friday June 03, 2016 @07:23PM UK Risks Over-Blocking Content Online, Warns Human Rights Watchdog
Friday June 03, 2016 @12:41PM UK Gov't Creating Secret Mega Database On Citizens Without Informing Parliament
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @11:48AM BBC Micro:Bit Learn-To-Code Device Up For Public Pre-Order In UK
Monday May 30, 2016 @05:04PM Stephen Hawking Calls Trump A 'Demagogue' Who Appeals 'To The Lowest Common Denominator'
Sunday May 29, 2016 @11:31PM WWII Code-Breaker Dies At Age 95
Sunday May 29, 2016 @12:27PM Mugger Arrested After Victim Spots Him On Facebook's 'People You May Know'
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @05:02PM Elderly Use More Secure Passwords Than Millennials, Says Report
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @03:32PM British Hacker Love Wins Court Battle Over Encryption Keys
Friday May 06, 2016 @04:51PM 'Boaty McBoatface' Polar Ship Named After Attenborough Despite Less Votes
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @12:24PM Taking a 'Gap Year' Before College Is a British Tradition That's Becoming a Big Trend In The US