Slashdot Items Tagged "uk"

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Sunday November 29, 2015 @10:58AM Canadian, UK Law Professors Condemn Space Mining Provisions of Commercial Space Act
Saturday November 28, 2015 @10:18AM Parts of Falcon 9 Launcher Wash Ashore In England
Friday November 27, 2015 @11:56PM Celebrating ARM's 25th Anniversary With the Visual ARM1
Friday November 27, 2015 @07:24AM UK Prisons To Crack Down On Inmate Internet and Mobile Phone Use
Thursday November 26, 2015 @11:17PM London's Deputy Mayor On Ditching Diesel
Thursday November 26, 2015 @12:15PM Richard Dawkins Opposes UK Cinemas Censoring Church's Advert Before Star Wars
Thursday November 26, 2015 @10:51AM Scientists Produce Graphene 100 Times Cheaper Than Ever Before
Thursday November 26, 2015 @10:33AM Pressure From Uber Forces London Taxis To Finally Accept Cards
Monday November 23, 2015 @10:55PM BBC World Service To Provide Radio For North Korea and Eritrea
Friday November 20, 2015 @12:17PM UK's Gigaclear Launches 5 Gbps Fiber Broadband Service
Monday November 16, 2015 @06:36PM UK PM Wants To Speed Up Controversial Internet Bill After Paris Attacks
Friday November 13, 2015 @08:32AM Broadband Bills Will Have To Increase To Pay For Snooper's Charter, MPs Warned
Friday November 13, 2015 @01:17AM Bank of England's Andy Haldane Warns Smart Machines Could Take 15M UK Jobs
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @10:59AM The UK Will Police the Dark Web With a New Task Force
Monday November 09, 2015 @08:54PM UK Gov't Can Demand Backdoors, Give Prison Sentences For Disclosing Them
Sunday November 08, 2015 @03:44PM British Spaceplane Skylon Could Revolutionize Space Travel
Friday November 06, 2015 @06:33PM TalkTalk Hack: 4% of Customers' Data Accessed In Cyber Security Breach
Thursday November 05, 2015 @09:49AM BBC Lets Viewers Buy Shows and Episodes Permanently, But No 'Extras'
Wednesday November 04, 2015 @06:26PM Controversial New UK Internet Powers Bill Makes No Mention of VPNs
Monday November 02, 2015 @10:33PM App To Hold Police Instantly Accountable In Stop and Search
Monday November 02, 2015 @09:56PM Internet Firms To Be Banned From Offering Unbreakable Encryption Under New UK Laws
Monday November 02, 2015 @12:59AM Celebrate the 200th Birthday of George Boole With Logic
Saturday October 31, 2015 @06:09PM UK Police Make Third Arrest Over TalkTalk Cyber Attack
Saturday October 31, 2015 @02:15PM Cambridge Researchers Present Lithium-Air Battery Breakthrough
Wednesday October 28, 2015 @08:53PM $600k Fine Over Data Center Death
Wednesday October 28, 2015 @08:32PM UK Government Says App Developers Won't Be Forced To Implement Backdoors
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @11:44AM Tattling Kettles Help Researchers Crack WiFi Networks In London
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @08:38AM UK's Largest Online Pharmacy Sold Patients' Personal Data To Fraudsters
Saturday October 17, 2015 @11:46AM BBC Begins Blocking VPN Access To iPlayer
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:23AM UK MPs Hold Emergency Debate After Court Makes It Legal For GCHQ To Spy On Them
Wednesday October 14, 2015 @07:43PM Big Data Attempts To Find Meaning In 40 Years of UK Political Debate
Wednesday October 14, 2015 @04:30PM FBI and Join UK Against Forces Against Spread of Dridex Banking Malware
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @09:40AM How Analog Tide Predictors Changed Human History
Monday October 12, 2015 @05:08PM British Police Stop 24/7 Monitoring of Julian Assange At Ecuadorian Embassy
Monday October 05, 2015 @10:07PM London Mayor Boris Johnson Condemns Random Uber Pick-Ups
Sunday October 04, 2015 @03:54AM 'Legacy' London Car Hire Companies Lawyer Up Against Uber
Thursday October 01, 2015 @12:02PM UK Gamers Can Now Get Their Money Back For Publishers' Broken Promises
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @04:19PM Former Cisco CEO: China, India, UK Will Lead US In Tech Race Without Action
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @07:53AM John Harrison: Inventor and Longitude Hero
Monday September 28, 2015 @10:07AM Tardis Wars: The BBC Strikes Back
Friday September 25, 2015 @06:49PM GCHQ Tried To Track Web Visits of "Every Visible User On Internet"
Thursday September 24, 2015 @07:13AM Does IoT Data Need Special Regulation?
Monday September 21, 2015 @06:33AM UK Man Gets Britain's First-Ever Conviction For Illegal Drone Use
Monday September 21, 2015 @12:37AM 'Rose' Wins 2015 Loebner Contest, But Big Prize Remains Unclaimed
Saturday September 19, 2015 @08:36AM UK Govt's Expensive Mobile Coverage Project Builds Just 8 Masts In 4 Years
Saturday September 19, 2015 @08:31AM UK Researcher Applies For Permission To Edit Embryo Genomes
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @07:50AM How To Find Out If GCHQ and the NSA Spied On You, and How To Complain
Monday September 14, 2015 @04:36PM UK Labour Party's Support For Homeopathy Grows
Thursday September 10, 2015 @03:18PM FireEye Tries to Bury Keynote Reporting That It Ran Apache As Root On Security Servers
Thursday September 10, 2015 @03:02PM New UK Security Guidelines: Password Re-Use OK, Frequent Changing a Waste
Wednesday September 09, 2015 @06:44PM UK Researchers Developing Influenza-Resistant Birds
Monday September 07, 2015 @10:26PM Huge Ritual Arena Discovered Near Stonehenge
Wednesday September 02, 2015 @08:38PM UK Health Clinic Accidentally Publishes HIV Status of 800 Patients
Monday August 31, 2015 @07:13PM Six UK Teens Arrested For Being "Customers" of Lizard Squad's DDoS Service
Sunday August 30, 2015 @03:45PM Neurologist and Author Oliver Sacks Dead at 82
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @11:42AM Virgin Media To Base a Public Wi-Fi Net On Paying Customers' Routers
Monday August 24, 2015 @09:55PM Met Office Loses BBC Weather Forecasting Contract
Sunday August 23, 2015 @02:51PM In Germany, a Message-in-a-Bottle Found 108 Years After Its Release
Thursday August 20, 2015 @09:53PM UK Government Signs New Deal With Oracle
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:06AM New Rules Say UK Video Bloggers Must Be Clearer About Paid Endorsements
Sunday August 16, 2015 @04:16PM Legal Scholars Warn Against 10 Year Prison For Online Pirates
Friday August 14, 2015 @07:43PM London Deploys Cycle Superhighways Despite "Old Men In Limos"
Thursday August 13, 2015 @07:25PM England To Test "Electric Motorways"
Thursday August 13, 2015 @01:53PM 'Banned' Article About Faulty Immobilizer Chip Published After Two Years
Thursday August 13, 2015 @11:57AM The UK's War On Porn: Turning ISPs Into Parents
Thursday August 13, 2015 @09:00AM Time Runs Out On Sweden's Sexual Assault Charges Against Julian Assange
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @06:35AM Scotland To Ban GM Crops
Monday August 10, 2015 @01:59PM Google, Facebook and Twitter To Block "Hash Lists" of Child Abuse
Sunday August 09, 2015 @09:12PM 2.4 Million Customer's Records Stolen From Carphone Warehouse
Thursday August 06, 2015 @10:59AM U.K. Government Seeking To End Reliance On Oracle
Thursday July 30, 2015 @07:49PM Cameron Tells Pornography Websites To Block Access By Children Or Face Closure
Thursday July 30, 2015 @07:35PM Germany Won't Prosecute NSA, But Bloggers
Thursday July 30, 2015 @10:00AM Britain Shuts Off 750,000 Streetlights With No Impact On Crime Or Crashes
Monday July 20, 2015 @08:28PM UK Government Proposes 10-Year Copyright Infringement Jail Term
Monday July 20, 2015 @11:45AM UK Government Releases Rules To Get Self-Driving Cars Onto Public Roads
Sunday July 19, 2015 @07:06AM UK Pilots Want Lithium Battery Powered Devices In the Cabin
Monday July 13, 2015 @08:56PM Man Arrested After Charging iPhone On London Overground Train
Sunday July 12, 2015 @01:36PM ISRO Launches Record 5 UK Satellites, Part of a Long String of Successes
Sunday July 12, 2015 @10:15AM Snoopers' Charter Could Mean Trouble For UK Users of Encryption-Capable Apps
Saturday July 11, 2015 @09:38PM Twitter Yanks Ads UK Activists Say Could Trigger Seizures
Friday July 10, 2015 @09:03PM Amnesty International Seeks Explanation For 'Absolutely Shocking' Surveillance
Thursday July 09, 2015 @10:15PM UK Privacy Advocate Caspar Bowden Dies
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @07:36AM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Find Jobs That Offer Working From Home?
Monday July 06, 2015 @02:42PM More Supermassive Black Holes Than We Thought!
Friday July 03, 2015 @06:44AM Cameron Asserts UK Gov't Will Leave No "Safe Space" For Private Communications
Thursday July 02, 2015 @03:55PM UK Government Illegally Spied On Amnesty International
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @08:56AM UK Researchers Find IPv6-Related Data Leaks In 11 of 14 VPN Providers
Sunday June 28, 2015 @03:07PM BBC Curates The "Right To Be Forgotten" Links That Google Can't
Thursday June 25, 2015 @07:41PM Controversial Trial of Genetically Modified Wheat Ends In Disappointment
Thursday June 25, 2015 @07:21PM Students Win Prize For Color-Changing Condoms That Detect STDs
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @10:17PM NHS To Give Volunteers "Synthetic Blood" Made In a Laboratory Within Two Years
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @11:51AM US Military To Develop Star Wars-Style Hoverbikes With British company
Monday June 22, 2015 @03:29PM Controversial GCHQ Unit Engaged In Domestic Law Enforcement, Online Propaganda
Monday June 22, 2015 @11:44AM Swedish Investigators Attempt Assange Interview; Wikileaks Makes Major Release
Friday June 19, 2015 @11:41AM Jimmy Wales: London Is Better For Tech Than "Dreadful" Silicon Valley
Wednesday June 17, 2015 @08:55PM British Government Instituted 3-Month Deletion Policy, Apparently To Evade FOIA
Monday June 15, 2015 @05:12PM Julian Assange To Be Interviewed In London After All
Monday June 15, 2015 @02:46AM Police Scanning Every Face At UK Download Festival
Saturday June 13, 2015 @11:41PM Report: Russia and China Crack Encrypted Snowden Files
Wednesday June 10, 2015 @06:30PM Fake Mobile Phone Towers Found To Be "Actively Listening In" On Calls In UK
Saturday May 30, 2015 @08:36AM Microscopic Underwater Sonic Screwdriver Successfully Tested
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @09:35PM High Court Orders UK ISPs To Block EBook Sites
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @07:23AM British Politicians Delete Negative Wikipedia Descriptions Before Election
Monday May 25, 2015 @04:34PM Leaked Document Shows Europe Would Fight UK Plans To Block Porn
Saturday May 23, 2015 @12:29AM Bank of England Accidentally E-mails Top-Secret "Brexit" Plan To the Guardian
Thursday May 21, 2015 @11:25AM Take Two Sues BBC Over Drama About GTA Development
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @08:39PM Secret Files Reveal UK Police Feared That Trekkies Could Turn On Society
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @11:27AM UK Criminals Use Drones To Case Burglary Prospects
Monday May 18, 2015 @03:38PM Using Satellites To Monitor Bridge Safety
Thursday May 14, 2015 @12:39PM Rediscovered Lucas-Commissioned Short "Black Angel" Released On YouTube
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @11:23AM MuckRock FOIA Request Releases Christopher Hitchens' FBI Files
Monday May 11, 2015 @05:15PM Microsoft Invests In Undersea Cable Projects
Sunday May 10, 2015 @07:06PM British Pilots: Poll Data Says Public Wants Strict Rules For Drones
Friday May 01, 2015 @11:51PM The Pioneer Who Invented the Weather Forecast
Thursday April 30, 2015 @10:32PM UK High Court Orders Block On Popcorn Time
Thursday April 30, 2015 @09:07PM How an Open Standard API Could Revolutionize Banking
Thursday April 30, 2015 @07:52AM The Sun Newspaper Launches Anonymous Tor-Based WikiLeaks-Style SecureDrop
Wednesday April 29, 2015 @08:56PM Windows XP Support Deal Not Renewed By UK Government, Leaves PCs Open To Attack
Friday April 24, 2015 @10:15PM Pirate Bay Blockade Censors CloudFlare Customers
Sunday April 19, 2015 @08:11PM Assange Talk Spurs UK Judges To Boycott Legal Conference
Saturday April 18, 2015 @10:07AM Turing Manuscript Sells For $1 Million
Thursday April 16, 2015 @08:33PM UK Company Wants To Deliver Parcels Through Underground Tunnels
Saturday April 04, 2015 @03:07PM UK's Tories Promise To Enact Age Limits For Viewing Online Porn
Wednesday April 01, 2015 @09:27PM UK Forces Microsoft To Adopt Open Document Standards
Monday March 30, 2015 @10:20AM Europol Chief Warns About Computer Encryption
Saturday March 28, 2015 @04:18PM UK Licensing Site Requires MSIE Emulation, But Won't Work With MSIE
Thursday March 26, 2015 @07:35PM Ordnance Survey Releases Mapping Tools
Thursday March 26, 2015 @09:57AM Jeremy Clarkson Dismissed From Top Gear
Thursday March 26, 2015 @09:30AM Facebook Sued For Alleged Theft of Data Center Design
Wednesday March 25, 2015 @09:47PM Russian Official Proposes Road That Could Connect London To NYC
Wednesday March 25, 2015 @07:15PM UK Setting Itself Up To Be More Friendly To Bitcoin Startups
Sunday March 22, 2015 @12:53PM UK Government Admits Intelligence Services Allowed To Break Into Any System
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @11:21PM UK's GCHQ Admits To Using Vulnerabilities To Hack Target Systems
Monday March 16, 2015 @12:40PM GCHQ Builds a Raspberry Pi Super Computer Cluster
Friday March 13, 2015 @09:26PM UK Police and PRS Shut Down Karaoke Torrent Site
Thursday March 12, 2015 @07:31AM BBC Returns To Making Computers For Schools
Monday March 09, 2015 @02:10PM Scotland Yard Chief: Put CCTV In Every Home To Help Solve Crimes
Sunday March 08, 2015 @08:04AM UK Gov't Asks: Is 10 Years In Jail the Answer To Online Pirates?
Monday March 02, 2015 @12:05PM World's First Lagoon Power Plants Unveiled In UK
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @10:38AM UK Scientists Claim 1Tbps Data Speed Via Experimental 5G Technology
Monday February 23, 2015 @10:17AM NSA, GHCQ Implicated In SIM Encryption Hack
Thursday February 19, 2015 @07:17PM Scotland's Police Lose Data Because of Programmer's Error
Wednesday February 18, 2015 @12:52PM Government, Military and Private Sector Fighting Over Next-Gen Cyber-Warriors
Monday February 16, 2015 @07:39AM Online UK Courts Modelled On EBay To Settle Legal Disputes
Saturday February 07, 2015 @05:05PM Woman Suffers Significant Weight Gain After Fecal Transplant
Thursday February 05, 2015 @09:42AM Some Hackers Unknowingly Gathering Intel For the NSA
Sunday February 01, 2015 @09:15PM Google Avoids Fine In UK But Will Change Its Privacy Policies
Saturday January 31, 2015 @12:02AM BT Unveils 1000Mbps Capable Broadband Rollout For the United Kingdom
Friday January 30, 2015 @07:17AM UK Broadcaster Sky To Launch Mobile Service
Monday January 26, 2015 @03:48PM Omand Warns of "Ethically Worse" Spying If Unbreakable Encryption Is Allowed
Sunday January 25, 2015 @11:28PM Google Handed To FBI 3 Wikileaks Staffers' Emails, Digital Data
Thursday January 22, 2015 @03:56PM TWEETHER Project Promises 10Gbps MmW 92-95GHz Based Wireless Broadband
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @08:33AM UK ISPs EE, Virgin and Vodafone Back Net Neutrality
Sunday January 18, 2015 @09:29AM Winston Churchill's Scientists
Friday January 16, 2015 @06:39PM UK Suspect Arrested In Connection With PSN/XBL 'Lizard Squad' Attacks
Friday January 16, 2015 @02:21PM Who's Responsible When Your Semi-Autonomous Shopping Bot Purchases Drugs Online?
Thursday January 15, 2015 @11:05AM Exoplanet Hunting NGTS Telescope Array Achieves First Light
Thursday January 15, 2015 @09:48AM First Crowdsourced, Open Data Address List Launches In the UK
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @12:09PM UK Computing Teachers Concerned That Pupils Know More Than Them
Monday January 12, 2015 @12:20AM Several European Countries Lay Groundwork For Heavier Internet Censorhip
Thursday January 08, 2015 @07:41PM MI5 Chief Seeks New Powers After Paris Magazine Attack
Sunday January 04, 2015 @01:37PM Professor: Young People Are "Lost Generation" Who Can No Longer Fix Gadgets
Thursday January 01, 2015 @09:06AM UK Arrest Over Xbox Live and Playstation Network Outages
Monday December 29, 2014 @04:36PM Apple Pay For the UK
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @01:21PM UK Man Arrested Over "Offensive" Tweet
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @10:29AM BT, Sky, and Virgin Enforce UK Porn Blocks By Hijacking Browsers
Monday December 22, 2014 @07:46AM GCHQ Warns It Is Losing Track of Serious Criminals
Thursday December 18, 2014 @12:53AM Startup Helps You Build Your Very Own Picosatellite On a Budget
Monday December 15, 2014 @11:18AM Raspberry Pi In Space
Monday December 15, 2014 @09:23AM Amazon UK Glitch Sells Thousands of Products For a Penny
Saturday December 13, 2014 @06:45PM Proposed Theme Park Would Put BBC Shows On Display
Sunday December 07, 2014 @07:16PM Heathrow Plane In Near Miss With Drone
Sunday December 07, 2014 @02:17AM British 'Porn Filter' Blocks Access To Chaos Computer Club
Friday December 05, 2014 @09:21PM GCHQ Does Not Breach Human Rights, Judges Rule
Thursday December 04, 2014 @08:51AM UK Completes 250km of Undersea Broadband Rollouts
Wednesday December 03, 2014 @08:17PM UK MP Says ISPs Must Take Responsibility For Movie Leaks, Sony Eyes North Korea
Monday December 01, 2014 @11:57AM UK Police To Publicly Shame Drunk Drivers On Twitter This Christmas
Saturday November 29, 2014 @09:07AM In UK Study, Girls Best Boys At Making Computer Games
Friday November 28, 2014 @01:54AM Edsac Goes Live, At UK's National Museum of Computing
Wednesday November 26, 2014 @07:32PM UK Announces Hybrid Work/Study Undergraduate Program To Fill Digital Gap
Wednesday November 26, 2014 @07:27PM BT Blocking Private Torrent Sites?
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @10:26AM Cameron Accuses Internet Companies Of Giving Terrorists Safe Haven
Monday November 24, 2014 @05:03PM Regin Malware In EU Attack Linked To US and British Intelligence Agencies
Sunday November 16, 2014 @10:37PM World's Youngest Microsoft Certificated Professional Is Five Years Old
Friday November 14, 2014 @02:37PM Cameron Says People Radicalized By Free Speech; UK ISPs Agree To Censor Button
Thursday November 06, 2014 @11:24PM British Spies Are Free To Target Lawyers and Journalists
Monday November 03, 2014 @10:43AM Scotland Builds Power Farms of the Future Under the Sea
Saturday November 01, 2014 @08:32AM World War II Tech eLoran Deployed As GPS Backup In the UK
Wednesday October 29, 2014 @09:29PM Secret Policy Allows GCHQ Bulk Access To NSA Data
Sunday October 26, 2014 @07:17AM Century Old Antarctic Expedition Notebook Found Underneath Ice
Thursday October 23, 2014 @09:35PM British Army Looking For Gamers For Their Smart-Tanks
Thursday October 23, 2014 @10:41AM U.K. Supermarkets Beta Test Full-Body 3D Scanners For Selfie Figurines
Thursday October 23, 2014 @07:35AM Proposed Penalty For UK Hackers Who "Damage National Security": Life
Monday October 20, 2014 @02:02PM Manga Images Depicting Children Lead to Conviction in UK
Sunday October 19, 2014 @06:13PM In UK, Internet Trolls Could Face Two Years In Jail
Sunday October 19, 2014 @01:55AM BBC Takes a Stand For the Public's Right To Remember Redacted Links
Wednesday October 15, 2014 @09:30PM How an FBI Informant Led the Hack of British Tabloid "The Sun"
Monday October 13, 2014 @09:04AM Raspberry Pi Sales Approach 4 Million
Thursday October 09, 2014 @09:27PM London Unveils New Driverless Subway Trains
Thursday October 02, 2014 @07:59AM UK Copyright Reforms Legalize Back-Ups, Protect Parody