Slashdot Items Tagged "web"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @04:45PM The Petya Ransomware Is Starting To Look Like a Cyberattack in Disguise
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @02:45PM More Than 40 ISPs Across the Country Tell Chairman Pai to Not Repeal Network Neutrality
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @10:05AM Microsoft's Telemetry Shows Petya Infections in 65 Countries Around the World
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:40PM Hacker Behind Massive Ransomware Outbreak Can't Get Emails From Victims Who Paid
Monday June 26, 2017 @03:58PM Social Media Giants Step Up Joint Fight Against Extremist Content
Monday June 26, 2017 @10:19AM 'Why I Decided To Disable AMP On My Site'
Monday June 26, 2017 @09:43AM Google Chrome Bests Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Opera In Independent Battery Life Tests
Friday June 23, 2017 @02:16PM YouTube Claims 1.5 Billion Monthly Users
Friday June 23, 2017 @12:46PM If You Can Decentralize the Internet, Mozilla Has $2 Million For You
Friday June 23, 2017 @10:34AM Google Will Now Hide Personal Medical Records From Search Results
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @11:18AM If It Uses Electricity, It Will Connect To the Internet: F-Secure's CRO
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @11:27AM Cisco Subdomain Private Key Found in Embedded Executable
Monday June 19, 2017 @02:36PM Fidget Spinners Are Over
Thursday June 15, 2017 @03:07PM Netflix Changes Course, Says It Will 'Never Outgrow' Fight For Net Neutrality
Thursday June 15, 2017 @01:25PM Pirate Bay Is Infringing Copyright, European Court of Justice Rules
Thursday June 15, 2017 @11:11AM Vivaldi 1.10 Released
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @01:20PM Firefox 54 Arrives With Multi-Process Support For All Users
Sunday June 11, 2017 @10:55PM Researchers Have Found a Way To Root Out Identity Thieves By Analyzing Their Mouse Movements With AI
Sunday June 11, 2017 @10:26PM The Internet Of Things Is Becoming More Difficult To Escape
Sunday June 11, 2017 @10:00PM Opioid Dealers Embrace the Dark Web To Send Deadly Drugs by Mail
Thursday June 08, 2017 @02:32PM Theresa May Says UK Will 'Tear Up' Human Rights Laws If Needed For Terror Fight
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @03:58PM Apple Announces Support For WebRTC in Safari 11
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @03:19PM Americans From Both Political Parties Overwhelmingly Support Net Neutrality, Poll Shows
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @03:59PM Slashdot Asks: Is Trump's Blocking of Some Twitter Users Unconstitutional?
Thursday June 01, 2017 @02:17PM OneLogin Says Breach Exposed Ability To Decrypt Customer Data
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @02:41PM Ethiopia Turns Off Internet Nationwide as Students Sit Exams
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @01:43PM Netflix CEO Says Net Neutrality Is 'Not Our Primary Battle'
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @01:37PM Top Defense Contractor Left Sensitive Pentagon Files on Amazon Server With No Password
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @01:19PM Mary Meeker's 2017 Internet Trends Report
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:51PM European Union Will Fund Public Wifi
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 @04:52PM T-Mobile's 'Digits' Program Revamps the Phone Number
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
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 @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
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 @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 @12:59PM Google's Balloons Connect Flood-hit Peru
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @09:57AM Breach at DocuSign Led To Targeted Email Malware Campaign
Monday May 15, 2017 @07:42AM How Australia Bungled Its $36 Billion High-Speed Internet Rollout
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 @02:03PM NYU Accidentally Exposed Military Code-breaking Computer Project To Entire Internet
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
Friday May 05, 2017 @02:50PM Seattle Restored ISP Privacy Rules in the First Local Blow To Trump's Rollback
Friday May 05, 2017 @11:15AM Microsoft Tests a Secured Edge Browser For Business
Thursday May 04, 2017 @04:08PM Cloudflare Helps Serve Up Hate Online: Report
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 @01:30AM Google To Auto-Migrate Some Users To 64-bit Chrome
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
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 @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
Monday April 24, 2017 @11:29AM Some of the Biggest Economies Aren't a Big User Of Social Media
Friday April 21, 2017 @03:57PM Microsoft Improves Gmail Experience For Windows 10 Insiders, But There Are Privacy Concerns
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 @09:16AM MIT No Longer Owns 18.0.0.0/8
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @02:25PM Newest Firefox Browser Bashes Crashes
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
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 @10:24AM Pirate Bay Founder: 'I Have Given Up'
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @08:30PM Scientists Capture First Image of Dark Matter Web
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 04, 2017 @03:33PM Web Inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee Slams UK and US Net Plans
Sunday April 02, 2017 @11:14AM Telcos Gear Up To Fight Facebook and Google Over How You Log Into Websites
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
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
Thursday March 30, 2017 @02:21PM Streaming Services Generated More Than 50% of All US Music Industry Revenue in 2016
Thursday March 30, 2017 @09:31AM Safe Harbor Cost the US Music Industry Up To $1B in Lost Royalties Per Year, Study Finds
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 @01:17PM Activist Starts a Campaign To Buy and Publish Browsing Histories of Politicians Who Passed Anti-Privacy Law
Monday March 27, 2017 @11:01AM Microsoft Yanks Docs.com Search After Complaints of Exposed Sensitive Files
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @11:25AM Cord-Cutting Isn't Nearly as Significant as Cable Providers Make It Out To Be
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @11:15AM Google Contemplating Removing Chrome 'Close Other Tabs' and 'Close Tabs to the Right' Options
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @04:35PM Google Cancels Some Fiber Internet Installations in Kansas City
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @03:08PM Microsoft Outlook, Skype, OneDrive Hit By Another Authentication Issue
Thursday March 16, 2017 @11:04AM Slashdot Asks: Is the Internet Killing Old and New Art Forms or Helping Them Grow?
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @11:31AM Questions Linger After ISP Blocks TeamViewer Over Fraud Fears
Monday March 13, 2017 @01:13PM 'We Didn't Lose Control Of Our Personal Data -- It Was Stolen From Us By People Farmers'
Friday March 10, 2017 @02:36PM Africa Gets Its Own Web Address
Friday March 10, 2017 @09:28AM Google Launches Official Gmail Add-On Program
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @12:00PM Microsoft Says It Is Working On Fix After Users Report Skype, Outlook, Xbox Live Outages
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @09:03AM For the First Time, More US Households Have Netflix Than a DVR
Thursday March 02, 2017 @03:30PM AI Scientists Gather to Plot Doomsday Scenarios
Thursday March 02, 2017 @02:45PM An Incorrect Command Entered By Employee Triggered Disruptions To S3 Storage Service, Knocking Down Dozens of Websites, Amazon Says
Thursday March 02, 2017 @10:17AM A Norwegian Website Is Making Readers Pass a Quiz Before Commenting
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @01:46PM Spotify Is Testing a Lossless Subscription Tier For $15 to $20 Per Month
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @02:54PM Amazon's Cloud Service Has Outage, Disrupting Sites
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @01:34PM FCC Chairman Calls Net Neutrality a 'Mistake'
Thursday February 23, 2017 @09:16AM Google Releases an AI Tool For Publishers To Spot and Weed Out Toxic Comments
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @02:45PM Netflix Just Announced a User Focused Security Application
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @01:59PM GlobalSign Supports Billions of Device Identities In an Effort To Secure the IoT
Monday February 20, 2017 @10:20PM How is The New York Times Really Doing?
Monday February 20, 2017 @10:49AM The Death of the Click
Friday February 17, 2017 @12:35PM Mozilla Will Deprecate XUL Add-ons Before the End of 2017
Thursday February 16, 2017 @03:02PM CloudFlare Puts Pirate Sites on New IP Addresses, Avoids Cogent Blockade
Friday February 10, 2017 @02:41PM Apple Fails To Remove 'Deleted' Safari Web Browser Histories From iCloud
Friday February 10, 2017 @10:43AM Internet Backbone Provider Cogent Blocks Pirate Bay and Other 'Pirate' Sites
Friday February 10, 2017 @08:55AM Most of the Web Really Sucks If You Have a Slow Connection
Thursday February 09, 2017 @01:09PM Tor's Ooniprobe, Now Available On Android and iOS, Helps People Track Internet Censorship
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @02:25PM Why Has Cameroon Blocked the Internet?
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @12:49PM Apple Seeks To Position Metal as Part of New 3D Graphics Standard For Web
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @08:50AM HTTPS Adoption Has Reached the Tipping Point
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @07:59AM EU Announces Deal To End All Wireless Roaming Charges
Monday January 30, 2017 @12:41PM Sony Warns It Will Take $1 Billion Writedown, Blames Slowing DVD Sales
Thursday January 26, 2017 @09:38AM 'The Future of Advertising is Fewer, Better Ads'
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @09:59AM Chrome To Introduce Timer To Throttle Background Pages
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @10:17AM Vivaldi CEO: Stop Your Anti-Competitive Practices With Edge, Microsoft!
Monday January 23, 2017 @04:24PM AT&T Offering Day Pass For International Travelers
Sunday January 22, 2017 @04:48PM Mozilla Releases New Open Source 'Internet Health Report'
Friday January 20, 2017 @02:23PM Despite Glitches, AT&T's DirecTV Now Hits 200,000 Subscribers in Its First Month
Thursday January 19, 2017 @02:31PM 5G Internet is the 'Beginning of the Fourth Industrial Revolution'
Thursday January 19, 2017 @01:06PM ProtonMail Adds Tor Onion Site To Fight Risk Of State Censorship
Thursday January 19, 2017 @08:57AM Netflix's Subscriber Boom Shows the World is Accepting Internet TV
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @02:24PM Mozilla's New Logo Reminds Us that It Is, In Fact, a Web Firm
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @10:15AM Microsoft Plans To Add an Ebook Store To Windows 10
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @01:36PM Safari Users Unable to Play Newer 4K Video On YouTube in Native Resolution
Thursday January 12, 2017 @01:57PM Cassettes Are Back, and Booming
Thursday January 12, 2017 @11:00AM Amazon Launches Anime Channel for $5 Per Month, Its First Branded Subscription Channel
Thursday January 12, 2017 @10:41AM Opera Neon Turns Your Web Browser Into a Mini Desktop
Thursday January 12, 2017 @10:17AM Apple Planning To Make Original TV Shows and Movies as Hardware Sales Soften
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @02:32PM Google is Killing Its Solar-Powered Internet Drone Program
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @02:01PM Streaming TV is Beginning To Look a Lot Like Cable
Monday January 09, 2017 @10:20AM Streaming Now Officially the Number One Way We Listen to Music in America
Thursday January 05, 2017 @01:31PM Verizon Executive Says Company Unsure About Yahoo Deal
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @09:42AM Google Really, Really Wants To Bring India's Small Businesses Online
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @11:41AM Dish's New AirTV Set-Top Box Does Over-the-Air and 4K Streaming
Friday December 30, 2016 @01:56PM Has the Internet Killed Curly Quotes?
Friday December 30, 2016 @09:12AM Governments Shut Down the Internet More Than 50 Times in 2016
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @11:43AM Frequent Flyer Points Put at Risk By Website Flaws
Monday December 26, 2016 @10:07PM The Farmer Who Built Her Own Broadband
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @11:01AM Slashdot Asks: Why Are Browsers So Slow?
Thursday December 15, 2016 @12:02PM China Takes Action On Thousands Of Websites For 'Harmful', Obscene Content
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @04:20PM Flash Will Soon Be 'Click-To-Run' in Microsoft Edge
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @12:01PM Windows 10 Update Broke DHCP, Knocked Users Off the Internet
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @12:35PM Why China Can't Lure Tech Talent
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @02:42PM Information Overload No Problem For Most Americans: Survey
Monday December 05, 2016 @10:40AM Opera Developer Comes With Address Bar Speculative Prerenderer Feature
Friday December 02, 2016 @04:01PM Lawyer Sues 20-Year-Old Student Who Gave a Bad Yelp Review, Loses Badly
Friday December 02, 2016 @11:15AM UK Homes Lose Internet Access After Cyber-Attack
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @10:54AM Opera Browser Asked to Blacklist Pirate Sites in 'Turbo Mode'
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @10:34AM UK Plans To Censor Online Videos Of 'Non-Conventional' Sex Acts
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @09:33AM Tech Firms Seek To Frustrate Internet History Log Law
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @09:42AM Facebook's Solar-Powered Drone Under Investigation After 'Accident'
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @09:05AM Almost Half the World Will be Online by End of 2016
Monday November 21, 2016 @11:18AM Microsoft Partners With D-Link To Deliver Speedier Wi-Fi in Rural Regions
Friday November 18, 2016 @04:27PM Internet of Things Set To Change the Face of Dementia Care
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @04:40PM Mozilla Releases Firefox 50
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @10:02AM The Internet Association, Whose Members Include Amazon, Facebook and Google, Writes Open Letter To Donald Trump
Monday November 14, 2016 @11:20AM Samsung To Acquire Connected Car Firm Harman For $8 Billion
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:04PM Unsealed Court Docs Show FBI Used Malware Like 'A Grenade'
Friday November 04, 2016 @11:32AM More Than 50 Percent of All Pages In Chrome Are Loaded Over HTTPS Now
Thursday November 03, 2016 @03:14PM Mirai Botnet Attackers Are Trying To Knock Liberia Offline
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @03:25PM Another Internet Outage Takes Down Services in US and UK
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @12:04PM Tim Berners-Lee Warns of Danger of Chaos in Unprotected Public Data
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @02:40PM Mobile Browsing Just Overtook the Desktop For the First Time
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @02:33PM Firefox Disables Loophole that Allows Sites To Track Users Via Battery Status
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @11:49AM Despite Its Nefarious Reputation, New Report Finds Majority of Activity On Dark Web is Totally Legal and Mundane
Friday October 28, 2016 @01:20PM Mozilla Announces Quantum, a New Browser Engine For Firefox
Thursday October 27, 2016 @11:27AM Wikipedia Community and Internet Archive Partner To Fix One Million Broken Links on Wikipedia
Thursday October 27, 2016 @11:04AM Web Bluetooth Opens New Abusive Channels
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @10:12AM Intel Announces Atom E3900 Series - Goldmont for the Internet of Things
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @04:50PM Benchmark Battle October 2016: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Monday October 24, 2016 @01:16PM Internet is Becoming Unreadable Because of a Trend Towards Lighter, Thinner Fonts
Friday October 21, 2016 @03:51PM Amid Major Internet Outages, Affected Websites Have Lessons To Learn
Friday October 21, 2016 @11:46AM UK Government Proposes Minimum 10Mbps Broadband For Poor
Friday October 21, 2016 @09:05AM Several Sites Including Twitter, GitHub, Spotify, PayPal, NYTimes Suffering Outage -- Dyn DNS Under DDoS Attack [Update]
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:22PM Hotspot Vigilantes Are Trying to Beam the Internet To Julian Assange
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @09:46PM Ecuador Acknowledges Limiting Julian Assange's Web Access
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @10:43AM Say Hello To Branded Internet Addresses
Monday October 17, 2016 @11:14AM Assange Internet Link Cut By State Actor, Claims Wikileaks
Thursday October 13, 2016 @11:46AM Beijing Said Facebook and Google Are Welcome Back To China as Long as They 'Respect China's Laws'
Thursday October 13, 2016 @11:07AM Dutch Net Neutrality Law Goes Too Far Say Critics
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @01:14PM Google and Facebook Are Building the Fastest Trans-Pacific Cable Yet
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @10:29AM CloudFlare Working On New System That Removes CAPTCHAs For Tor Users
Monday October 03, 2016 @02:40PM In Canada's North, a Single Satellite Outage Means Losing Basic Services
Sunday October 02, 2016 @09:55AM As ICANN Gains Full Oversight Of Domain Name System, Some Wonder If It Means the US Has Given Away The Internet
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:24AM Chromification Continues: Firefox May Use Chrome's PDF and Flash Plugins
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:23AM Author Says Going Offline For 24 Hours a Week Has Significantly Improved His Health, Sanity and Happiness