Slashdot Items Tagged "communications"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:55PM YouTube To Implement New Guidelines To Protect Minors From Disturbing Content
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:18PM Google Wipes 786 Pirate Sites From Search Results
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @03:33PM FCC Ignored Your Net Neutrality Comment, Unless You Made a 'Serious' Legal Argument
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @03:04PM Facebook To Show Users Which Russian Propaganda They Followed
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @05:55PM How a Wi-Fi Pineapple Can Steal Your Data (And How To Protect Yourself From It)
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @05:05PM FCC Will Also Order States To Scrap Plans For Their Own Net Neutrality Laws
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @11:49AM To Save Net Neutrality, We Must Build Our Own Internet
Monday November 20, 2017 @05:35PM Over 400 of the World's Most Popular Websites Record Your Every Keystroke
Sunday November 19, 2017 @08:30PM Net Neutrality is Essentially Unassailable, Argues Billionaire Barry Diller
Friday November 17, 2017 @05:57PM Verizon: No 4G-Level Data Caps For 5G Home Service
Friday November 17, 2017 @04:47PM FCC Approves Next-Gen ATSC 3.0 TV Standard
Thursday November 16, 2017 @07:21PM Detroit's Marginalized Communities Are Building Their Own Internet
Thursday November 16, 2017 @04:49PM Report Claims That 18 Nation's Elections Were Impacted By Social Engineering Last Year
Thursday November 16, 2017 @04:21PM FCC Repeals Decades-Old Rules Blocking Broadcast Media Mergers
Thursday November 16, 2017 @04:06PM Jack Dorsey Responds To Serial Killer Who Found His Victims Through Suicidal Twitter Posts
Thursday November 16, 2017 @03:56PM New EU Consumer Protection Law Contains a Vague Website Blocking Clause
Thursday November 16, 2017 @11:50AM Phone Companies Get New Tools To Block Spam Calls
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @08:25PM Consumers Are Holding Off On Buying Smart-Home Gadgets Due To Security, Privacy Fears
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @07:50PM Twitter Bans, Removes Verified Status of White Supremacists
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @04:45PM Slashdot Asks: Have You Switched To Firefox 57?
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @04:16PM FCC Plans December Vote To Kill Net Neutrality Rules
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @04:20PM Pentagon To Make a Big Push Toward Open-Source Software Next Year
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @03:43PM Investigation Finds Security Flaws In 'Connected' Toys
Monday November 13, 2017 @07:15PM Digital Technology Can Help Reinvent Basic Education In Africa
Monday November 13, 2017 @06:19PM Ask Slashdot: Which Software/Devices Are Unusable Without Connecting to the Internet?
Monday November 13, 2017 @01:45PM Verizon, AT&T Announce Plans To Build and Share Hundreds of New Cell Towers
Monday November 13, 2017 @12:52PM Payphones Still Make Millions of Dollars
Thursday November 09, 2017 @08:12PM Alphabet's Project Loon Delivers Internet To 100,000 People In Puerto Rico
Thursday November 09, 2017 @05:47PM YouTube Says It Will Crack Down On Bizarre Videos Targeting Children
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @03:21PM Chrome Update Kills Annoying Redirects and Trick-To-Click Popups
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @07:39PM Google To Add Restaurant Wait Times To Google Search, Maps
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @04:29PM Twitter Officially Expands Its Character Count To 280 Starting Today
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @02:27PM How Cloudflare Uses Lava Lamps To Encrypt the Internet
Monday November 06, 2017 @06:29PM Sleep Deprivation Disrupts Brain-Cell Communication, Study Finds
Monday November 06, 2017 @05:06PM Twitter Exploit Let Two Pranksters Post 30,000-Character Tweet
Monday November 06, 2017 @02:54PM Comcast's Xfinity Internet Service Is Down Across the US [Update]
Monday November 06, 2017 @11:01AM Afghanistan Clarifies It Will Not Block WhatsApp, Telegram
Sunday November 05, 2017 @04:22PM Failure of Sprint/T-Mobile Merger Means a Missed Chance To Save $30B
Friday November 03, 2017 @05:11PM Chelsea Manning Archivist Excludes Hacktivist Jailed By Carmen Ortiz From Aaron Swartz Day
Thursday November 02, 2017 @02:50PM Google Explains Tuesday's Drive, Docs Bug That Marked Some Files As Violating Terms of Service
Thursday November 02, 2017 @12:48AM The Mobile Internet Is the Internet
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @05:31PM Scientists Prove Emoticons Are Not Universally Understood
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @04:04PM AT&T Admits Defeat In Lawsuit It Filed To Stall Google Fiber
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @03:26PM CIA Releases 321GB of Bin Laden's Digital Library
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @02:10PM Government Won't Pursue Talking Car Mandate
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @05:05PM MIT Researchers Trained AI To Write Horror Stories Based On 140,000 Reddit Posts
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @04:58PM Verizon Wants To Ban States From Protecting Your Privacy
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @03:25PM Vendor Tracks LinkedIn Profile Changes To Alert Client Employers
Monday October 30, 2017 @07:05PM Facebook Says 126 Million Americans May Have Seen Russia-Linked Political Posts
Monday October 30, 2017 @06:56PM Algorithm Can Identify Suicidal People Using Brain Scans
Monday October 30, 2017 @03:46PM SpaceX Lands the 13th Falcon 9 Rocket of the Year In Flames
Friday October 27, 2017 @04:20PM YouTube Is Fighting the 'Adpocalypse' With a Less Trigger-Happy Flagging System
Friday October 27, 2017 @03:42PM EA Shuts Down Fan-Run Servers For Older Battlefield Games
Friday October 27, 2017 @03:07PM The New York Times Launches Tor Onion Service To Overcome Censorship, Ensure Privacy
Thursday October 26, 2017 @04:54PM Critical Flaws In Maritime Communications System Could Endanger Entire Ships
Thursday October 26, 2017 @04:48PM Reddit Conducts Wide-Ranging Purge of Offensive Subreddits
Thursday October 26, 2017 @03:22PM Twitter Says It Overstated Monthly-User Figures For 3 Years
Thursday October 26, 2017 @09:50AM San Francisco Just Took a Huge Step Toward Internet Utopia
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @06:34PM Google's Sentiment Analyzer Thinks Being Gay Is Bad
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @04:09PM FCC To Loosen TV, Newspaper Ownership Rules
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @04:01PM Justice Department Demands Five Twitter Users' Personal Info Over an Emoji
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @03:16PM Verizon Will Stop Throttling Video On Unlimited Plans If You Pay An Extra $10 Per Month
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @07:47PM DUHK Crypto Attack Recovers Encryption Keys, Exposes VPN Connections
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @07:40PM FCC Ends Decades-Old Rule Designed To Keep TV, Radio Under Local Control
Monday October 23, 2017 @04:06PM Facebook Tests Removing Publishers From News Feed -- Unless They Pay
Friday October 20, 2017 @02:52PM Twitter Plans To End Revenge Porn Next Week, Hate Speech In Two
Friday October 20, 2017 @03:36AM Facebook Security Chief Says Its Corporate Network Is Run 'Like a College Campus'
Thursday October 19, 2017 @06:30PM Tesla Hit With Another Lawsuit, This Time Alleging Anti-LGBT Harassment
Thursday October 19, 2017 @03:36PM Apple Watch's LTE Suspended In China Possibly Due To Government Security Concerns
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @09:43AM Amazon's Next Big Bet is Letting You Communicate Without a Smartphone, Says Alexa's Chief Scientist
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @03:51PM Netflix, Amazon, Movie Studios Sue Over TickBox Streaming Device
Monday October 16, 2017 @07:54PM Mobile Phone Companies Appear To Be Selling Your Location To Almost Anyone
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:36PM Every Patch For 'KRACK' Wi-Fi Vulnerability Available Right Now
Monday October 16, 2017 @09:48AM US Supreme Court To Decide Microsoft Email Privacy Dispute
Monday October 16, 2017 @09:09AM WPA2 Security Flaw Puts Almost Every Wi-Fi Device at Risk of Hijack, Eavesdropping
Saturday October 14, 2017 @11:52AM Over 500 Million PCs Are Secretly Mining Cryptocurrency, Researchers Reveal
Friday October 13, 2017 @11:19PM Cord-Cutters Drive Cable TV Subscribers to a 17-Year Low
Friday October 13, 2017 @06:01PM Russia Reportedly Used Pokemon Go In an Effort To Inflame Racial Tensions
Friday October 13, 2017 @03:54AM Recordings of the Sounds Heard In the Cuban US Embassy Attacks Released
Thursday October 12, 2017 @03:58PM Google Permanently Disables Touch Function On All Home Minis Due To Privacy Concerns
Thursday October 12, 2017 @12:17PM Comcast Pressures Local Cable Firms to Curb Low-Cost TV Packages
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @03:30PM FCC's Claim That One ISP Counts As 'Competition' Faces Scrutiny In Court
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @01:35PM T-Mobile Website Allowed Hackers to Access Your Account Data With Just Your Phone Number
Monday October 09, 2017 @07:57PM PSA: Microsoft Is Using Cortana To Read Your Private Skype Conversations
Monday October 09, 2017 @09:40AM How Comcast is Shortchanging Customers In Vermont
Friday October 06, 2017 @07:36PM Publishers Take ResearchGate To Court, Seek Removal of Millions of Papers
Friday October 06, 2017 @06:14PM Massive 70-Mile-Wide Butterfly Swarm Shows Up On Denver Radar System
Friday October 06, 2017 @03:53PM A Small But Growing Group Of Silicon Valley Heretics Are Disconnecting Themselves From the Internet
Friday October 06, 2017 @03:34PM Facebook Removed References To Russia From Fake-News Report
Friday October 06, 2017 @03:19PM Sprint, T-Mobile Could Announce a Merger By Month's End
Friday October 06, 2017 @01:59PM Hello, Mobile Operators? This is Your Age of Disruption Calling
Friday October 06, 2017 @11:49AM RIP AIM: AOL Instant Messenger Dies in December
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @04:14PM Facebook Fought Rules That Could Have Exposed Fake Russian Ads
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @03:54PM Google Pixel Buds Are Wireless Earbuds That Translate Conversations In Real Time
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @04:46PM More Than 80 Percent of All Net Neutrality Comments Were Sent By Bots, Researchers Say
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @04:34PM Judge Recommends ISP, Search Engine Blocking of Sci-Hub In the US
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @03:56PM Yahoo Triples Estimate of Breached Accounts To 3 Billion
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @01:35PM Judge Recommends ISP and Search Engine Blocking of Sci-Hub in the US
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @10:56AM Slack Locks Down Oracle Partnership Targeting Enterprises
Monday October 02, 2017 @06:19PM North Korea Gets Second Route To Internet Via Russia Link
Monday October 02, 2017 @05:43PM Ex-Verizon Lawyer Ajit Pai Confirmed To Second Term As FCC Chair
Friday September 29, 2017 @11:53PM Microsoft Releases 'Next Generation' Preview of Skype For Linux
Friday September 29, 2017 @05:00PM Radical Leftists Built Their Own FOSS Alternative To Reddit After It Banned Them
Friday September 29, 2017 @04:06PM FCC Silenced Puerto Rico Radio Station's Boosters In March 2017
Friday September 29, 2017 @03:42PM Department of Justice Demands Facebook Information From 'Anti-Administration Activists'
Friday September 29, 2017 @03:19PM US Slashing Embassy Staff In Cuba Because of Apparent Sonic 'Attacks'
Friday September 29, 2017 @01:07PM Internet Activists Urge Congress to Fire Trump's FCC Chief Ajit Pai
Thursday September 28, 2017 @06:44PM EU Gives Ultimatum To Facebook and Twitter: Obey Us Or We'll Start Regulating
Thursday September 28, 2017 @04:58PM AT&T Seeks Supreme Court Review On Net Neutrality Rule
Thursday September 28, 2017 @04:42PM Twitter Suspends Hundreds of Accounts Linked To Russian Operatives
Thursday September 28, 2017 @03:29PM FCC Chief Tells Apple To Turn on iPhone's FM Radio Chip
Thursday September 28, 2017 @03:16PM Air Force Gives 10-Year-Old Orbiting Satellite To Ham Radio Operators
Thursday September 28, 2017 @03:11PM Comcast's New 'Xfinity Instant TV' Streaming Service Charges $18 For What Antennas Offer For Free
Thursday September 28, 2017 @01:40PM Google Quietly Discontinues NFC Smart Unlock Without Explanation
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @11:02PM Homeland Security Plans To Collect Immigrants' Social Media Information
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @09:55PM Bell Canada Wants Pirate Websites Blocked For Canadians
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @09:45PM Internet Explorer Bug Leaks Whatever You Type In the Address Bar
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @02:35AM Russia Threatens To Shut Down Facebook Over Local Data Storage Laws
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @02:27AM Mozilla's 'Firefox Quantum' Browser Challenges Chrome In Speed
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @02:04AM Twitter Tests Doubling Character Limit For Tweets To 280
Monday September 25, 2017 @06:35PM Red Cross Asks For 50 Ham Radio Operators To Fly To Puerto Rico
Monday September 25, 2017 @06:16PM Russia Reportedly Bought Thousands of Facebook Ads Sought To Stress Racial Divisions
Monday September 25, 2017 @04:29PM Instagram Now Has 800 Million Monthly, 500 Million Daily Active Users
Monday September 25, 2017 @03:07PM China Blocks WhatsApp
Monday September 25, 2017 @09:02AM Microsoft Teams is Replacing Skype for Business To Put More Pressure on Slack
Saturday September 23, 2017 @02:38PM Microsoft and Facebook Just Built a 4,000-Mile Cable Across the Pacfic Ocean
Friday September 22, 2017 @04:22PM Would a T-Mobile-Sprint Merger Hurt Consumers?
Friday September 22, 2017 @02:35PM Verizon Backtracks Slightly In Plan To Kick Customers Off Network
Friday September 22, 2017 @09:30AM T-Mobile, Sprint Close To Agreeing Deal Terms
Thursday September 21, 2017 @04:49PM 'Dear Apple, The iPhone X and Face ID Are Orwellian and Creepy'
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:55PM Most Powerful Cosmic Rays Come From Galaxies Far, Far Away
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:21PM DC Court Rules Tracking Phones Without a Warrant Is Unconstitutional
Thursday September 21, 2017 @02:48PM Distrustful US Allies Force Spy Agency To Back Down In Encryption Fight
Thursday September 21, 2017 @12:44PM Judge Kills FTC Lawsuit Against D-Link for Flimsy Security
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:37PM Democrats Ask FEC To Create New Rules To Keep Foreign Influence Off Social Media Ads
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @02:42PM Hurricane Maria Knocks Out Power To Entire Island of Puerto Rico
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @04:20PM Twitter Suspends 300,000 Accounts Tied To Terrorism In 2017
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @03:53PM Google, Bing, Yahoo Data Retention Doesn't Improve Search Quality, Study Claims
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @03:30PM Pepe the Frog's Creator Is Sending Takedown Notices To Far-Right Sites
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @03:16PM EFF Resigns From Web Consortium In Wake of EME DRM Standardization
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @02:57PM China Orders Bitcoin Exchanges In Capital City To Close
Monday September 18, 2017 @10:22PM T-Mobile To Increase Deprioritization Threshold To 50GB This Week
Monday September 18, 2017 @04:32PM Jeweler Forged Judge's Signature To Force Google To Kill Negative Reviews
Monday September 18, 2017 @03:39PM Why You Shouldn't Use Texts For Two-Factor Authentication
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:59PM There Will Be 22 Million Cord Cutters By 2018, Says Report
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:32PM Google Chrome Will No Longer Autoplay Content With Sound In January 2018
Friday September 15, 2017 @04:21PM Warning: 'MetalKettle' Repository For Kodi Becomes Vulnerable After GitHub Takeover
Friday September 15, 2017 @04:13PM PewDiePie Is Inexcusable But DMCA Takedowns Are Not the Way To Fight Him
Friday September 15, 2017 @03:39PM 8,500 Verizon Customers Disconnected Because of 'Substantial' Data Use
Thursday September 14, 2017 @07:17PM Facebook Enabled Advertisers To Reach 'Jew Haters'
Thursday September 14, 2017 @04:37PM First Ever Malvertising Campaign Uses JavaScript To Mine Cryptocurrencies In Your Browser
Thursday September 14, 2017 @04:04PM Spain Fines Facebook Over Tracking Users Without Consent
Thursday September 14, 2017 @03:47PM ISPs Claim a Privacy Law Would Weaken Online Security, Increase Pop-Ups
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @04:52PM Backdoor Found In WordPress Plugin With More Than 200,000 Installations
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @03:17PM Apple's 'Shoddy' Beats Headphones Get Slammed In Lawsuit
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @03:05PM Study Finds That Banning Trolls Works, To Some Degree
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @07:23PM North Korea Is Dodging Sanctions With a Secret Bitcoin Stash
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @03:30PM BlueBorne Vulnerabilities Impact Over 5 Billion Bluetooth-Enabled Devices
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @12:46PM The New Apple Watch Series 3 Has Cellular Built-In
Monday September 11, 2017 @11:36PM The Only Safe Email is Text-Only Email
Monday September 11, 2017 @05:31PM Amazon's Whole Foods Price Cuts Brought 25 Percent Jump In Shoppers
Monday September 11, 2017 @09:43AM I Downloaded an App. Suddenly, I was a Rescue Dispatcher.
Friday September 08, 2017 @03:26PM Ask Slashdot: What's a Practical Response To the Equifax Breach?
Thursday September 07, 2017 @04:12PM Facebook Finds a New Service To Copy: Tinder
Thursday September 07, 2017 @03:46PM Disney Is Pulling Star Wars and Marvel Films From Netflix
Thursday September 07, 2017 @10:05AM Like Netflix? T-Mobile Is Giving it Away For Free
Thursday September 07, 2017 @08:56AM Speed Report Finds T-Mobile and Xfinity Providing Fastest Mobile and Broadband Internet in US
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @05:19PM Facebook Sold Ads To Russian-Linked Accounts During Election
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @04:57PM Google Fiber Cuts Kansas City Resident's Internet Access Over 12 Cent Dispute
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @03:11PM Chrome 61 Arrives With JavaScript Modules, WebUSB Support
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:39PM Boston Red Sox Used Apple Watches To Steal Hand Signals From Yankees
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:16PM Sci-Hub Faces $4.8 Million Piracy Damages and ISP Blocking
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:05PM Only 13 Percent of Americans Are Scared Robots Will Take Their Jobs, Gallup Poll Shows
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @03:59PM Verizon Up Offers Rewards in Exchange For Customers' Personal Information
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @03:36PM Over 28 Million Records Stolen In Breach of Latin American Social Network Taringa
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @09:25AM European Court Rules Companies Must Tell Employees of Email Checks
Sunday September 03, 2017 @01:01AM Some Instagram Employees Sell Verification For Thousands of Dollars
Saturday September 02, 2017 @11:41PM AT&T Uverse Modems Found To Have Several Serious Security Vulnerabilities
Friday September 01, 2017 @05:47PM Astronomers Detect 15 Atypical Signals From Distant Galaxy
Friday September 01, 2017 @05:36PM Germany Unveils World's Most Powerful X-Ray Laser
Friday September 01, 2017 @05:30PM Slashdot Asks: How Do You Navigate Your Smartphone?
Friday September 01, 2017 @03:18PM New Qualcomm Auto Chipset Advances Vehicle-To-Everything Communications
Friday September 01, 2017 @02:17PM Millions of Time Warner Cable Customer Records Exposed in Third-Party Data Leak
Thursday August 31, 2017 @05:57PM Comcast Sues Vermont To Avoid Building 550 Miles of New Cable Lines
Thursday August 31, 2017 @03:05PM Apple Calls For FCC To Keep 'Strong, Enforceable' Net Neutrality Protections
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @06:04PM Messaging-App Kik's Big Bet On Digital Coin Offering
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @01:45PM Kansas City Was First To Embrace Google Fiber, Now Its Broadband Future Is 'TBD'
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @03:36PM Rural America Is Building Its Own Internet Because No One Else Will
Monday August 28, 2017 @09:41PM Mayweather-McGregor Streaming Glitches Prompt Lawsuit Against Showtime
Monday August 28, 2017 @01:08PM Facebook Pages Spreading Fake News Won't Be Able To Buy Ads
Friday August 25, 2017 @02:57PM Modest Proposal To Companies: Let Your Customers Respond To Your Emails - Kill no-reply@
Thursday August 24, 2017 @05:22PM AT&T's Slow 1.5Mbps Internet In Poor Neighborhoods Sparks Complaint To FCC
Thursday August 24, 2017 @05:03PM Fake Messages Rigged With Malware Are Spreading Via Facebook Messenger
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:29PM Elon Musk Posts First Photo of SpaceX's New Spacesuit
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:21PM Engineers Discover How To Make Antennas For Wireless Communication 100x Smaller Than Their Current Size
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @04:42PM Chrome Adds Warning For Extensions That Take Over Your Proxy Settings
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @04:11PM Google Invites Users To 'Check If You're Clinically Depressed'
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @05:39PM Mozilla Testing an Opt-Out System For Firefox Telemetry Collection
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @05:22PM Justice Department Walks Back Demand For Information On Anti-Trump Website
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @04:22PM Medium Will Now Pay Writers Based On How Many 'Claps' They Get