Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

Date / Time Story
Friday April 21, 2017 @11:11PM WikiLeaks Releases New CIA Secret: Tapping Microphones On Some Samsung TVs
Friday April 21, 2017 @07:17PM CIA, FBI Launch Manhunt For WikiLeaks Source
Thursday April 20, 2017 @10:59PM US Prepares Charges To Seek Arrest of WikiLeaks' Julian Assange
Thursday April 20, 2017 @01:22PM President Trump Misses 90-Day Deadline To Appoint a Cybersecurity Team After Alleged Russian Hacking
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:58PM Navy, Marines Prohibit Sharing Nude Photos In Wake of a Facebook Scandal
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:04PM States Are Moving To Cut College Costs By Introducing Open-Source Textbooks
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @09:57AM Steve Ballmer's New Project: Find Out How the Government Spends Your Money
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @12:41AM Trump To Overhaul H-1B Visa Program To Encourage Hiring Americans
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:02PM Trump Administration Kills Open.Gov, Will Not Release White House Visitor Logs
Sunday April 16, 2017 @07:03PM Maryland Awards 21 Grants To Prepare 'Open Source' Textbooks
Saturday April 15, 2017 @04:18PM GOP Congressman Defending Privacy Vote: 'Nobody's Got To Use The Internet'
Friday April 14, 2017 @06:35PM US Navy Bans Vaping On Ships
Friday April 14, 2017 @10:29AM Google Is Working On a Tool For Managing Job Applicants
Friday April 14, 2017 @01:47AM Microsoft Says US Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Requests More Than Doubled
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:32PM More Americans Now Work Full-Time From Home Than Walk and Bike To Office Jobs
Thursday April 13, 2017 @02:00PM T-Mobile Spends $8 Billion as Big Winner of FCC Auction
Thursday April 13, 2017 @10:52AM Uber's 'Hell' Program Tracked and Targeted Lyft Drivers
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @11:12PM The Surprising Rise of China As IP Powerhouse
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @08:01PM Portland Commits To 100 Percent Renewable Energy By 2050
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @04:39PM Air Force Converts F-16 Jets Into Wingman Drones
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @10:59AM We Tracked Every Dollar 235 US Households Spent for a Year, and Found Widespread Financial Vulnerability
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @05:52PM US Dismantles Forensic Science Commission
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @09:46AM Google Schools US Government About Gender Pay Gap
Monday April 10, 2017 @05:08PM Americans Support Letting Cities Build Their Own Broadband Networks, Pew Finds
Monday April 10, 2017 @01:40PM Russian Arrested in Spain 'Over US Election Hacking'
Sunday April 09, 2017 @11:40PM American Farmers Are Still Fighting Tractor Software Locks
Saturday April 08, 2017 @11:02PM US Hacker Sets Off 156 Sirens At Midnight
Saturday April 08, 2017 @06:07PM Hyperloop One Announces 11 Possible US Routes, Completes Vegas Test Track
Saturday April 08, 2017 @12:48AM IRS Warns Tax Info Leaked By US Financial Aid Site
Friday April 07, 2017 @10:20PM Should The FBI Have Arrested 'The Hacker Who Hacked No One'?
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:29PM Google Accused of 'Extreme' Gender Pay Discrimination By US Labor Department
Friday April 07, 2017 @04:45PM Senate Confirms Neil Gorsuch To Supreme Court
Friday April 07, 2017 @02:09PM NYC Poised to Ban Firms From Asking Job Candidates About Pay
Friday April 07, 2017 @09:04AM The Cost of Drugs For Rare Diseases Is Threatening the US Health Care System
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:44AM Employers Added Just 98,000 Jobs in March Below Expectations of 180,000
Friday April 07, 2017 @12:41AM FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Plans Fast-Track Repeal of Net Neutrality
Friday April 07, 2017 @12:20AM US Strikes Syrian Base With Over 50 Tomahawk Missiles
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:27PM Twitter Sues US Government Over Attempt To Unmask Anti-Trump Account
Thursday April 06, 2017 @09:46AM Comcast Launches New Wireless Service, Xfinity Mobile
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @03:59PM Taser Offers Free Body Cameras To All US Police
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @01:11PM FCC's Ajit Pai Says Broadband Market Too Competitive For Strict Privacy Rules
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @12:33PM Bannon Loses National Security Council Role in Trump Shakeup
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:17PM 'Extreme Vetting' Would Require Visitors To US To Share Contacts, Passwords
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @03:33PM Web Inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee Slams UK and US Net Plans
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @01:53PM Bill Would Stop Warrantless Border Device Searches of US Citizens
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @10:05AM Student Loan Debt Has Nearly Tripled
Monday April 03, 2017 @05:22PM Bidding Website Rentberry May Be the Startup of Your Nightmares
Monday April 03, 2017 @01:44PM Computer Programmers May No Longer Be Eligible For H-1B Visas [Update]
Sunday April 02, 2017 @03:54PM The US May Finally See Widespread 'Super Wi-Fi' Deployment
Sunday April 02, 2017 @12:52PM This Year's H-1B Visa Applications Look A Lot Like Last Year's
Sunday April 02, 2017 @10:45AM Trump Extends Obama Executive Order On Cyberattacks
Sunday April 02, 2017 @12:50AM Manatee No Longer An Endangered Species
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:47PM Manatee No Longer An Endangered Species
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:29PM Connecticut May Become First US State To Allow Deadly Police Drones
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:56AM US College Grads See Slim-to-Nothing Wage Gains Since Recession
Friday March 31, 2017 @12:50AM Minnesota Senate Votes To Bar Selling ISP Data
Thursday March 30, 2017 @02:41PM Publish Georgia's State Laws, You'll Get Sued For Copyright and Lose
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @11:55PM Ivanka Trump To Take Coding Class With 5-Year-Old Daughter
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @06:03PM FCC To Halt Expansion of Broadband Subsidies For Poor People
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:19PM Bay Area Tech Executives Indicted For H-1B Visa Fraud
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @04:36PM China's ZTE Removed From US Trade Blacklist
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @04:19PM US Congress Votes To Shred ISP Privacy Rules
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @01:58PM Tesla Deal Boosts Chinese Presence in US Auto Tech
Monday March 27, 2017 @10:00AM Laptop Ban on Planes Came After Plot To Put Explosives in iPad
Saturday March 25, 2017 @09:43PM US Workers Face A Higher Risk Of Being Replaced By Robots
Saturday March 25, 2017 @04:24PM Comcast Launches New 24/7 Workplace Surveillance Service
Saturday March 25, 2017 @03:17PM 'Why The US Senate's Vote To Throw Out ISP Privacy Laws Isn't All Bad'
Saturday March 25, 2017 @02:43PM Uber Halts Self-Driving Car Tests in Arizona After Friday Night Collision
Saturday March 25, 2017 @01:29PM After Healthcare Defeat, Can The Trump Administration Fix America's H-1B Visa Program?
Friday March 24, 2017 @06:00PM Canada's Largest School Board Ends All New US Trips For Students
Friday March 24, 2017 @10:24AM Americans' Shift To The Suburbs Sped Up Last Year
Thursday March 23, 2017 @09:40PM US Ordered 'Mandatory Social Media Check' For Visa Applicants Who Visited ISIS Territory
Thursday March 23, 2017 @04:01PM Feds: We're Pulling Data From 100 Phones Seized During Trump Inauguration
Thursday March 23, 2017 @02:37PM 71 Percent of Android Phones On Major US Carriers Have Out of Date Security Patches
Thursday March 23, 2017 @01:37PM Senate Votes To Kill FCC's Broadband Privacy Rules
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @05:15PM 17,000 AT&T Workers Go On Strike In California and Nevada
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @04:38PM A Lithuanian Phisher Tricked Two Big US Tech Companies Into Wiring Him $100 Million
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @03:57PM 'Dig Once' Bill Could Bring Fiber Internet To Much of the US
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @10:38AM Patents Are A Big Part Of Why We Can't Own Nice Things
Monday March 20, 2017 @07:22PM Most Teens Who Abuse Opioids First Got Them From a Doctor
Monday March 20, 2017 @05:53PM Ask Slashdot: How Does One Freely Use Bitcoin In the Land of the Free?
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:30PM 'Sorry, I've Forgotten My Decryption Password' is Contempt Of Court, Pal - US Appeal Judges
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:28PM Royal Jordanian Airlines Bans Use of Electronics After US Voices Security 'Concerns'
Monday March 20, 2017 @11:15AM Happiness is on the Wane in the US, UN Global Report Finds
Monday March 20, 2017 @09:33AM In 18 Years, A College Degree Could Cost About $500,000
Monday March 20, 2017 @12:00AM Indiana Considers Prohibiting Cities From Banning Airbnb
Sunday March 19, 2017 @05:43PM America's Most Affordable Cities For Tech Workers: Seattle, Austin, and Pittsburgh
Sunday March 19, 2017 @03:09PM NY Bill Would Require Removal of Inaccurate, Irrelevant Or Excessive Statements
Sunday March 19, 2017 @02:34PM Your Hotel Room Photos Could Help Catch Sex Traffickers
Saturday March 18, 2017 @07:12PM CBS Reports 'Suspicious' Cell Phone Tower Activity In Washington DC
Saturday March 18, 2017 @06:34PM The US Army Finally Gets The World's Largest Laser Weapon System
Friday March 17, 2017 @08:47PM US Lawmakers Propose Minimum Seat Sizes For Airlines
Friday March 17, 2017 @02:45PM IBM To Hire 2,000 More Veterans, Expand Tech Training Schools
Friday March 17, 2017 @12:16AM Physicist Declassifies Rescued Nuclear Test Films
Thursday March 16, 2017 @07:04PM US Federal Budget Proposal Cuts Science Funding
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @06:28PM America May Miss Out On the Next Industrial Revolution
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @06:00PM NSA, DOE Say China's Supercomputing Advances Put US At Risk
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @02:29PM If American Robots Had Their Own Economy, It'd Be Bigger Than Switzerland
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @01:22PM Millions of Records Leaked From Huge US Corporate Database
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @01:21AM Hacking Victim Can't Sue Foreign Government For Hacking Him On US Soil, Says Court
Monday March 13, 2017 @04:32PM Lloyds To 'Offshore' 2,000 Jobs In IBM Data Center Outsourcing Deal
Sunday March 12, 2017 @09:16AM Proof Daylight Saving Time Is Dumb, Dangerous, and Costly
Saturday March 11, 2017 @11:58PM How The FBI Used Geek Squad To Increase Secret Public Surveillance
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:53PM IEEE-USA Criticizes Failure To Reform The H-!B Program
Friday March 10, 2017 @08:28PM Will Montana Become America's Third State To Ditch Daylight Savings Time?
Friday March 10, 2017 @05:40PM US Army Unveils 3D-Printed Grenade Launcher Called RAMBO
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:21AM U.S. Jobs, Pay Show Solid Gains in Trump's First Full Month
Thursday March 09, 2017 @04:35PM Seattle Tech Engineers Are More Loyal Than Those in San Francisco, Data Shows
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @07:13PM Americans Are Having Less Sex Than 20 Years Ago, Study Finds
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @05:24PM WikiLeaks CIA Files: The 6 Biggest Spying Secrets Revealed By the Release of 'Vault 7'
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @03:52PM China's ZTE Pleads Guilty, Will Pay $1.19 Billion For Violating US Trade Sanctions
Monday March 06, 2017 @06:33PM US Wind Capacity Surpasses Hydro, Overall Generation To Follow
Monday March 06, 2017 @01:10AM The US Waged A Secret Cyber War Against North Korean Missiles
Sunday March 05, 2017 @01:07AM Local Police Departments Are Building Their Own DNA Databases
Saturday March 04, 2017 @05:23PM US Suspends 'Expedited' H-1B Visas
Friday March 03, 2017 @08:41PM FCC Chair Wants Carriers To Block Robocalls From Spoofed Numbers
Friday March 03, 2017 @05:18PM Amazon Pledges To Cover 15 Massive Warehouse Rooftops With Solar Panels
Thursday March 02, 2017 @07:33PM Uber Says It Will Apply For Self-Driving Permit In California
Thursday March 02, 2017 @05:13PM Virginia Becomes First State To Legalize Delivery Robots
Thursday March 02, 2017 @10:39AM Laid-Off IT Workers Worry US Is Losing Tech Jobs To Outsourcing
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:30PM IBM Gets a Patent On 'Out-of-Office' Email Messages -- In 2017
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @12:55PM Nobody Likes Uber Anymore, Recent Reviews and Ratings On App Store Suggest
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @10:43AM NSA Risks Talent Exodus Amid Morale Slump, Trump Fears
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @01:34PM FCC Chairman Calls Net Neutrality a 'Mistake'
Monday February 27, 2017 @11:20AM AT&T Undercuts Verizon, T-Mobile With New Unlimited Plan
Saturday February 25, 2017 @09:39PM The US Department Of Defense Announces An Open Source Code Repository
Saturday February 25, 2017 @07:01PM The Videogame Industry Is Fighting 'Right To Repair' Laws
Saturday February 25, 2017 @04:28PM Garmin Engineer Shot And Killed By Man Yelling 'Get Out Of My Country!'
Friday February 24, 2017 @02:19PM Americans Believe Robots Will Take Everyone Else's Job, But Theirs Will Be Safe, Study Says
Thursday February 23, 2017 @09:42PM Life Expectancy Set To Hit 90 In South Korea, Study Predicts
Thursday February 23, 2017 @05:14PM FCC Votes To Lift Net Neutrality Transparency Rules For Smaller Internet Providers
Thursday February 23, 2017 @03:33PM Social Media Are Driving Americans Insane
Thursday February 23, 2017 @11:04AM 'Social Media Needs A Travel Mode'
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @10:22PM Judge Blocks California Law Limiting Publication of Actor's Ages
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @06:58PM T-Mobile Promises Big LTE Boost From 5GHz Wi-Fi Frequencies
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @04:09PM Americans at Risk of Identity Theft as They File their Tax Returns
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @11:50AM Verizon To Begin 5G User Trials in 11 Markets by Middle of Year
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @11:46AM US Homeland Security Employees Locked Out of Computer Networks
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:14PM The Only Thing, Historically, That's Curbed Inequality: Catastrophe
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @04:20PM UPS Develops 'Rolling Warehouse' System In Which Drones Are Launched From Atop Trucks
Monday February 20, 2017 @02:21AM NASA Scientist Revive 10,000-Year-Old Microorganisms
Sunday February 19, 2017 @05:09PM Some Recyclers Give Up On Recycling Old Monitors And TVs
Saturday February 18, 2017 @06:42PM Alaska Gets 'Artificial Aurora' As HAARP Antenna Array Listens Again
Friday February 17, 2017 @05:40PM SoftBank Is Willing To Cede Control of Sprint To Get T-Mobile Merger Done, Says Report
Friday February 17, 2017 @01:03PM Accenture To Create 15,000 Jobs In US
Thursday February 16, 2017 @02:31PM EU Privacy Watchdogs Seek Assurances on US Data Transfer Pact
Thursday February 16, 2017 @01:38PM Sprint's New Unlimited Plan Adds HD Streaming, Four Lines For $90
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @07:11PM Bipartisan Bill Seeks Warrants For Police Use of 'Stingray' Cell Trackers
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:18PM Nearly 56,000 Bridges Called Structurally Deficient
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:24PM Utilities Vote To Close Largest Coal Plant In Western US
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @01:08AM ISRO Makes History, Launches 104 Satellites With Single Rocket
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @01:07AM Michael Flynn Resigns As Trump's National Security Adviser
Monday February 13, 2017 @09:42PM US National Weather Service Suffered 'Catastrophic' Outage; Website Stopped Sending Forecasts, Warnings
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:44PM Banned Chemicals From 1970's Persist In Deepest Reaches of the Pacific Ocean, Study Shows
Monday February 13, 2017 @01:50PM Nobody Is Moving, Especially Millennials
Monday February 13, 2017 @08:33AM Bay Area Tech Job Growth Has Rapidly Decelerated
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:01AM Spammer Faces Decades In Prison For Sending More Than 1 Million Spam Emails
Saturday February 11, 2017 @01:18AM CS Professor Argues Silicon Valley Is Exploiting Both H-1B Visas And Workers
Friday February 10, 2017 @06:34PM Senators Push Trump Administration For Clarity On Privacy Act Exclusions
Friday February 10, 2017 @05:28PM Lockheed Martin Screwup Delays Delivery of Air Force GPS Satellites
Friday February 10, 2017 @04:48PM Former CIA Analyst Sues Defense Department To Vindicate NSA Whistleblowers
Friday February 10, 2017 @04:37PM The Man Who Broke Ticketmaster
Friday February 10, 2017 @03:01PM Microsoft Allowed To Sue US Government Over Email Surveillance
Friday February 10, 2017 @10:46AM More Than 20,000 AT&T Workers Are Getting Ready To Protest Nationwide
Thursday February 09, 2017 @10:46AM NSA Contractor Indicted Over Mammoth Theft of Classified Data
Thursday February 09, 2017 @01:39AM Verizon and T-Mobile Are In a Virtual Tie For the Best Network In the US
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @05:07PM Facebook Is Closing 200 of Its 500 VR Demo Stations At Best Buy Stores Across US
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @03:24PM Intel To Invest $7 Billion in Factory in Arizona, Employ 3,000 People
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @11:09AM US Visitors May Have to Hand Over Social Media Passwords: DHS
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @04:56PM There Are Now Twice As Many Solar Jobs As Coal Jobs In the US
Monday February 06, 2017 @08:31PM FBI Will Revert To Using Fax Machines, Snail Mail For FOIA Requests
Monday February 06, 2017 @08:16PM US House Passes Bill Requiring Warrants To Search Old Emails
Monday February 06, 2017 @04:47PM US Navy Decommissions the First Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Monday February 06, 2017 @07:53AM 'The End Of The Level Playing Field'
Sunday February 05, 2017 @02:23AM Which US Cities Have The Worst Malware Infection Rates?
Sunday February 05, 2017 @01:02AM Google, Unlike Microsoft, Must Turn Over Foreign Emails, Rules Judge
Saturday February 04, 2017 @04:28AM Microsoft's H-1B Workers Cited In Motion That Successfully Blocked Trump's Travel Ban
Saturday February 04, 2017 @12:38AM New Book Describes How AirBNB Influenced City Laws
Friday February 03, 2017 @02:29PM Cutting H-1Bs Could Mean More Competition From China and India, Says GoDaddy CEO
Friday February 03, 2017 @10:06AM False News, Absurd Reality Present Challenges For Satirists
Friday February 03, 2017 @03:49AM Amazon Now Has More Than 341,000 Employees -- Added 110,000 People Last Year
Thursday February 02, 2017 @04:00PM Ransomware Completely Shuts Down Ohio Town Government
Thursday February 02, 2017 @03:22PM Microsoft Seeks Trump Order Exemption for Workers With Visas
Thursday February 02, 2017 @12:22PM The FAA Gave the First Ever Go-Ahead For a Drone To Fly at an Airport
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:11PM Airbus Is About To Build A Self-Flying Electric Robo-Taxi
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @04:45PM Secret Rules Make It Pretty Easy For the FBI To Spy On Journalists
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @11:22AM Even Sprint Beat AT&T and Verizon in Customer Growth
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @11:19AM Indian IT Sector Warns Against US Visa Bill
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @10:44AM Tesla's Battery Revolution Just Reached Critical Mass
Monday January 30, 2017 @05:09PM Former Fed Employee Fined $5,000 For Installing Bitcoin Software On Server
Sunday January 29, 2017 @06:45PM The US Border Patrol Is Checking Detainees' Facebook Profiles
Sunday January 29, 2017 @01:03AM ISPs Finally Abandon The Copyright Alert System
Sunday January 29, 2017 @12:39AM Trump's Executive Order Eliminates Privacy Act Protections For Foreigners
Saturday January 28, 2017 @10:48PM Who Hacked The Washington D.C. Police Surveillance Cameras?
Saturday January 28, 2017 @01:42AM Solar Energy Now Employs More Americans Than Oil, Coal and Gas Combined
Friday January 27, 2017 @08:22PM Twitter Releases National Security Letters
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:53PM Apple Is Moving Its Entire International iTunes Business To Ireland
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:35PM US Intelligence Seeks a Universal Translator For Text Search In Any Language
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:20PM Today Marks 50th Anniversary of Fatal Apollo 1 Disaster
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:07PM New Data Shows 85% of Humans Live Under a Corrupt Government