Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

Date / Time Story
Monday July 25, 2016 @07:19AM Microsoft Can't Shield User Data From Government, Says Government
Sunday July 24, 2016 @06:33PM New Illinois Law Limits Police Use Of Cellphone-Tracking Stingray
Saturday July 23, 2016 @10:06PM 7-Eleven Just Used a Drone To Deliver Slurpees and a Chicken Sandwich
Saturday July 23, 2016 @06:03PM Homeland Security Border Agents Can Seize Your Phone
Friday July 22, 2016 @08:43PM Hillary Clinton Chooses Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine As Running Mate
Friday July 22, 2016 @07:23PM CRISPR: Chinese Scientists To Pioneer Gene-Editing Trial On Humans
Friday July 22, 2016 @05:18PM Issa Bill Would Kill A Big H-1B Loophole
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:32PM Edward Snowden At Comic-Con: 'I Live a Surprisingly Free Life'
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:04PM Apple: Pokemon Go Sets Record For Most Downloads In Its First Week
Thursday July 21, 2016 @07:00PM Texas Man Who Acted As Russian Agent Gets 10 Years' Prison
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:41PM Apple To Make $3 Billion From Pokemon Go
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:06PM 'The Wolf of Wall Street' Movie Was Financed With Stolen Money, Says DOJ
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @08:18PM Feds Seize KickassTorrents Domains and Arrest Owner In Poland
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @06:53PM BlackBerry CEO 'Disturbed' By Apple's Hard Line On Encryption
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:54PM EPA's Gasoline Efficiency Tests Provide No Valid Information At All
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:38PM China Bans Ad Blocking
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @04:15PM Verizon Begins Charging a Fee Just to Use an Older Router
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @03:57PM US Navy Faces $600M Lawsuit For Allegedly Pirating 3D VR Software
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @04:41PM Library of Congress Hit With a Denial-Of-Service Attack
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @01:46PM Army Special Operations Command Ditching Android For iPhone, Says Report
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @01:19PM Volkswagen Sued For Violating State Environmental Statutes With Dieselgate
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @08:03AM Google: Government Requests For User Data Hit All-Time High In Second Half Of 2015
Monday July 18, 2016 @09:57PM Taiwan Building Lunar Lander For NASA Moon-Mining Mission
Monday July 18, 2016 @06:27PM BuzzFeed and Washington Post To Use Robots For RNC Coverage
Monday July 18, 2016 @05:03PM Hacking Group 'OurMine' Claims Credit For Attack On Pokemon Go Servers
Monday July 18, 2016 @04:37PM RNC Is Preparing For Cyberattacks
Sunday July 17, 2016 @06:58PM The Case Against a Universal Basic Income
Sunday July 17, 2016 @06:16PM Cities Struggling To Crack Down On Airbnb Renters
Sunday July 17, 2016 @05:29PM U.S. Curtails Federal Election Observers
Saturday July 16, 2016 @10:24PM Is The DOJ Using Obsolete Software To Subvert FOIA Requests?
Saturday July 16, 2016 @11:56AM Paypal Founder Peter Thiel To Speak At Trump's Republican Convention
Saturday July 16, 2016 @01:53AM Jill Stein Pledges To Pardon Snowden and Appoint Him To Her Cabinet
Saturday July 16, 2016 @01:41AM Russia Is Building a Nuclear Space Bomber
Friday July 15, 2016 @10:25PM Patriot Act Expansion Fails In The House
Friday July 15, 2016 @06:43PM Newt Gingrich Says Visiting An ISIS Or Al Qaeda Website Should Be A Felony
Friday July 15, 2016 @05:11PM Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube Blocked In Turkey During Reported Coup Attempt
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:39PM Do You Have A Living Doppelgänger?
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:12PM Samsung In Talks With BYD To Buy Stake In Electric-Car Maker
Friday July 15, 2016 @01:55PM White House Pledges $400M To Back Speedier 5G Wireless Networks
Friday July 15, 2016 @01:32PM Comcast Expands $10 Low-Income Internet Plan
Thursday July 14, 2016 @09:14PM How President Jimmy Carter Saved The Space Shuttle
Thursday July 14, 2016 @04:20PM T-Mobile Gives Customers Free Pokemon Go Data
Thursday July 14, 2016 @04:11PM 145 Tech Leaders Say 'Trump Would Be A Disaster For Innovation'
Thursday July 14, 2016 @01:55PM Donald Trump To Announce Mike Pence As Vice-Presidential Running Mate
Thursday July 14, 2016 @11:47AM In Privacy Victory, Microsoft Wins Appeal Over Foreign Data Warrant
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @10:50PM 'Fourth Amendment Caucus' Aims To Fight Government Surveillance
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:01PM Pokemon Go Becomes Biggest Mobile Game In US History
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @03:23PM China Hacked US Banking Regulator From 2010 Until 2013 - and US Officials Covered It Up: Report
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @01:13PM 90% Of Software Developers Work Outside Silicon Valley
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @12:11AM US Judge Throws Out Cell Phone 'Stingray' Evidence For The First Time
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @11:57PM FBI Closes D.B. Cooper Investigation After 45 Years
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @06:11PM Leaky Database Leaves Oklahoma Police, Bank Vulnerable To Intruders
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @05:29PM FBI Has Collected 430,000 Iris Scans In 'Pilot Program'
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @12:40PM Bernie Sanders Endorses Hillary Clinton
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @07:53AM PC Shipments Return To Growth In the US
Monday July 11, 2016 @07:38PM Congress Is Trying To Expand The Patriot Act
Sunday July 10, 2016 @10:47PM A Medical Mystery of the Best Kind: Major Diseases Are In Decline
Sunday July 10, 2016 @08:35PM Kentucky Anonymous Member Indicted Three Years After FBI Raid
Sunday July 10, 2016 @06:02PM EFF Delivers 210,000 Signatures Opposing Trans-Pacific Partnership
Sunday July 10, 2016 @02:37PM Insect-Devouring Bats Now Welcomed in New York
Sunday July 10, 2016 @02:06PM Hostess Saves Twinkies By Automating, Fires 94% Of Their Workforce
Saturday July 09, 2016 @02:38AM Bitcoin 'Miners' Face Fight For Survival As New Supply Halves
Thursday July 07, 2016 @06:48PM IRS Is Suing Facebook Over Asset Transfers In Ireland
Thursday July 07, 2016 @06:01PM FBI Director: Guccifer Admitted He Lied About Hacking Hillary Clinton's Email
Thursday July 07, 2016 @04:50PM Wendy's Says More Than 1,000 Restaurants Affected By Hack
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @07:21PM Second Tesla Autopilot Crash Under Review By US Regulators
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @06:28PM DOJ Will Not File Charges Against Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:10PM Password Sharing Is a Federal Crime, Appeals Court Rules
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @03:56PM Walmart Now Lets You Pay With Phone At All 4,600 US Stores Via Walmart Pay
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @11:44AM More Than 500,000 Hoverboards Recalled Because of Fire Hazards
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @07:40PM Theranos Faces Congressional Inquiry Over Faulty Blood Tests
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @04:31PM Apple To Encourage Organ Donation With Health App
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @09:50AM Verizon To Hike Prices On Plans But Offer More Data
Monday July 04, 2016 @05:46PM Japan's First VR Porn Festival Shut Down Due To Unprecedented Popularity
Monday July 04, 2016 @04:58PM New Cars Are Too Expensive For The Typical Family, Says Study
Monday July 04, 2016 @10:41AM Tech Overtakes Finance Among Top Global Companies
Sunday July 03, 2016 @11:26PM America Expands Its Freedom of Information Act
Sunday July 03, 2016 @09:00PM New York Falls and Seattle Rises on 'America's Top Tech Cities' List
Sunday July 03, 2016 @06:04PM Interview With An 'NSA Hacker' Published By The Intercept
Saturday July 02, 2016 @04:05PM Amazon Gobbles Downtown Seattle, Builds Biospheres
Saturday July 02, 2016 @10:12AM Aaron Swartz Ebook's DRM Has Been Cracked
Friday July 01, 2016 @01:14AM Microsoft President Brad Smith: Computer Science Is Space Race of Today
Friday July 01, 2016 @12:21AM Data Can Help Fix America's Overcrowded Jails, Says White House
Thursday June 30, 2016 @08:35PM 'Healing' Detected In Antarctic Ozone Hole, Says Study
Thursday June 30, 2016 @05:07PM US Regulators Investigating Tesla Over Use of 'Autopilot' Mode Linked To Fatal Crash
Thursday June 30, 2016 @01:22AM US Efforts To Regulate Encryption Have Been Flawed, Government Report Finds
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @11:40PM Congressman Wants Ransomware Attacks To Trigger Breach Notifications
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @07:25PM DMCA Notices Remove 8,268 Projects On Github In 2015
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @06:54PM Google's 'FASTER' 9000km, 60Tbps Transpacific Fiber Optics Cable Completed
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @06:32PM FCC Says TV Airwaves Being Sold For Wireless Use Are Worth $86.4 Billion
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @05:29PM UK Has Fastest Mobile Internet While US Lags Behind, Says Report
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @05:05PM ACLU Lawsuit Challenges Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @11:46PM Clinton Tech Plan Reads Like Silicon Valley Wish List
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @07:42PM Volkswagen Agrees To Record $14.7B Settlement Over Emissions Cheating
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @05:39PM Florida Man Sues Apple For $10+ Billion, Says He Invented iPhone Before Apple
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @02:39PM US Healthcare Records Offered For Sale Online
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @12:37AM AI Downs 'Top Gun' Pilot In Dogfights
Monday June 27, 2016 @08:05PM US Customs Wants To Know Travelers' Social Media Account Names
Monday June 27, 2016 @04:38PM Google's Satellite Map Gets a 700-Trillion-Pixel Makeover
Monday June 27, 2016 @04:17PM President Obama Should Pardon Edward Snowden Before Leaving Office
Sunday June 26, 2016 @09:47PM Wisconsin's Prison-Sentencing Algorithm Challenged in Court
Sunday June 26, 2016 @11:27AM IRS Gets Hacked Again, Forced To Scrap Their Entire PIN System
Saturday June 25, 2016 @09:01AM Austin Is Conducting Sting Operations Against Ride-Sharing Drivers
Friday June 24, 2016 @06:38PM New Apps Let Women Obtain Birth Control Without Visiting a Doctor
Friday June 24, 2016 @04:16PM Valve Faces Lawsuit Over Video Game Gambling
Thursday June 23, 2016 @06:38PM Clinton's Private Email Was Blocked By Spam Filters, So State IT Turned Them Off
Thursday June 23, 2016 @04:40PM Federal Court: The Fourth Amendment Does Not Protect Your Home Computer
Thursday June 23, 2016 @02:39AM Google Fiber To Acquire Gigabit Internet Provider Webpass
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @09:18PM India Launches Record 20 Satellites In Space Using A Single Rocket
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @06:47PM Sony Agrees To Pay Millions To Gamers To Settle PS3 Linux Debacle
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @06:17PM 154 Million Voter Records Exposed Due To Database Error
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @05:23PM C-SPAN Uses Periscope and Facebook Live To Broadcast The House Sit-In
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @02:21PM Senate Rejects FBI Bid For Warrantless Access To Internet Browsing Histories
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @07:44PM DNC Hacker Releases Clinton Foundation Documents
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @05:03PM Apple Starts To Shell Out $400 Million To Customers In eBook Settlement
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @11:58AM New FAA Rules Allow US Companies To Fly Drones Without a Pilot's License
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @01:43AM Invoking Orlando, Senate Republicans Set Up Vote To Expand FBI Spying
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @01:25AM Google To Offer Better Medical Advice When You Search Your Symptoms
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:48PM Bigger Isn't Better As Mega-Ships Get Too Big and Too Risky
Monday June 20, 2016 @03:02PM New York Criminalizes the Use Of Ticket-Buying Bots
Monday June 20, 2016 @02:36PM High IQ Countries Have Less Software Piracy, Research Finds
Saturday June 18, 2016 @12:06AM NASA Unveils Plans For Electric-Powered Plane
Saturday June 18, 2016 @12:02AM Those 100,000 Lost Air Force Files Have Been Found Again
Friday June 17, 2016 @11:24PM The NSA Would Be Eliminated Under President Gary Johnson
Friday June 17, 2016 @07:05PM Olli is a 3D Printed, IBM Watson-Powered, Self-Driving Minibus
Friday June 17, 2016 @05:25PM Watts Bar Unit 2 Is The First New US Nuclear Reactor In Decades
Friday June 17, 2016 @12:21PM Non-US Encryption Is 'Theoretical', Claims CIA Chief In Backdoor Debate
Friday June 17, 2016 @12:31AM Let's Drug Test The Rich Before Approving Tax Deductions, Says US Congresswoman
Thursday June 16, 2016 @07:54PM Citigroup Sues AT&T For Saying 'Thanks' To Customers
Thursday June 16, 2016 @04:35PM Google Accused of Stealing Balloon Network Tech Behind Project Loon
Thursday June 16, 2016 @03:58PM Microsoft is Working On Software For The Legal Marijuana Industry
Thursday June 16, 2016 @01:12AM Renewables Are Set To Overtake Gas and Coal By 2027
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @09:46PM Software Industry Has $1 Trillion Economic Impact In US
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @07:10PM FBI Can Access Hundreds of Millions of Face Recognition Photos
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @04:57PM FBI Says Utility Pole Surveillance Cam Locations Must Be Kept Secret
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @02:03PM US Company's China Employee Allegedly Stole Code To Help Local Government
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @07:13PM Air, Land, Sea, Cyber: NATO Adds Cyberspace To Operation Areas
Monday June 13, 2016 @04:55PM FBI Director Comey: 'Highly Confident' Orlando Shooter Radicalized Through Internet
Sunday June 12, 2016 @07:24PM How ISIS Finally Hacked the Arkansas Library Association
Sunday June 12, 2016 @01:25PM New York Thieves Wearing Apple Store T-Shirts Steal $16,000 In iPhones
Sunday June 12, 2016 @12:25AM Uber Banned in Germany and France, and Faces Lawsuits in Multiple States
Saturday June 11, 2016 @03:10PM Air Force Has Lost 100,000 Inspector General Records
Friday June 10, 2016 @10:19PM Google Announces Support of the Controversial TPP
Friday June 10, 2016 @07:05PM How a Bad UI Decision From Microsoft Helped Macro Malware Make a Comeback
Friday June 10, 2016 @05:25PM There's No Evidence That Google Is Manipulating Searches To Help Hillary Clinton
Thursday June 09, 2016 @08:41PM US Agency Lines Up Broad Support For ICANN Transition
Thursday June 09, 2016 @07:57PM Lenovo and Motorola Unveil PHAB2 Tango AR and Modular Moto Z Smartphones
Thursday June 09, 2016 @06:55PM Apple Creates Energy Company, Looks To Sell Excess Power Into The Grid
Thursday June 09, 2016 @03:00AM Four Newly Discovered Elements Receive Names
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @04:31PM Ted Cruz Proposes Bill To Keep US From Giving Up Internet Governance Role
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @04:28PM Belgium Tops List Of Nations Most Vulnerable To Hacking
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @03:06PM The Web's Creator Thinks We Need a New One That Governments Can't Control
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @02:29AM Julian Assange: Google is 'Directly Engaged' In Hillary Clinton's Campaign
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @07:33PM North Korea Restarts Plutonium Production For Nuclear Bombs
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @06:05PM Smartphone Sales Growth Will Drop To Single Digits In 2016, Says Gartner
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @04:35PM Report: People Are Spending Much Less Time On Social Media
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @04:05PM FAA Warns of GPS Outages This Month During Mysterious Tests On the West Coast
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @12:34PM Broadband CEOs Admit Usage Caps Are Nothing More Than A Toll On Uncompetitive Markets
Monday June 06, 2016 @05:50PM Biden Unveils Open-Access Database To Advance Cancer Research
Monday June 06, 2016 @04:10PM Supreme Court Rejects Google Appeal In Class Action Dispute From Advertisers
Monday June 06, 2016 @03:41PM T-Mobile Is Giving Customers Stock In the Company
Sunday June 05, 2016 @04:52PM NSA Releases New Snowden Documents
Saturday June 04, 2016 @12:23PM Judges Rule Raped Woman Can Sue 'Enabling' Web Site
Saturday June 04, 2016 @11:40AM CiCi's Pizza May Have Been Hacked
Friday June 03, 2016 @06:00PM Electric Bikes Won Over China. Is the US Next?
Friday June 03, 2016 @05:01PM Snapchat Secretly Acquires Seene, A Startup That Lets Mobile Users Make 3D Selfies
Friday June 03, 2016 @04:28PM Wheelchair-Bound Stroke Victim Walks Again After 'Unprecedented' Stem Cell Trial At Stanford
Friday June 03, 2016 @01:20PM FBI Kept Demanding Email Records Despite DOJ Saying It Needed a Warrant
Thursday June 02, 2016 @04:30PM At Least 33 US Cities Used Water Testing 'Cheats' Over Lead Concerns
Thursday June 02, 2016 @03:49PM How The FAA Shot Down 'Uber For Planes'
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @07:54PM US Death Rate Rises, Health Officials Aren't Sure Why
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @07:16PM Report: Average American Will Use 22GB of Mobile Data Per Month In 2021
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @05:23PM NASA Satellite Finds 39 Unreported Sources of Toxic Air Pollution
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @09:49PM Internet, Web Enjoy One Final Day As Proper Nouns
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @05:53PM Apartment In US Asks Tenants To 'Like' Facebook Page Or Face Action
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @05:04PM US Court Says No Warrant Needed For Cellphone Location Data
Monday May 30, 2016 @05:04PM Stephen Hawking Calls Trump A 'Demagogue' Who Appeals 'To The Lowest Common Denominator'
Monday May 30, 2016 @04:09PM Eric Holder Says Snowden Performed 'Public Service'
Sunday May 29, 2016 @11:05PM John McAfee Denied Libertarian Party Nomination For President
Saturday May 28, 2016 @08:58PM Is Denver The Next High-Tech Center?
Saturday May 28, 2016 @09:20AM Department of Homeland Security Still Uses COBOL
Friday May 27, 2016 @11:30PM EFF Warns of Harsher CFAA
Friday May 27, 2016 @09:27PM FDA Approves First Implant Treatment For Opioid Addiction
Friday May 27, 2016 @08:50PM Feinstein-Burr Encryption Legislation Is Dead In The Water
Friday May 27, 2016 @05:35PM Qualcomm To Manufacture Custom Chips For Chinese Market
Friday May 27, 2016 @05:17PM Possible Cellphone Link To Cancer Found In Rat Study
Thursday May 26, 2016 @07:49PM Apple Not Allowed To Open Stores In India
Thursday May 26, 2016 @06:32PM Antibiotic-Resistant E Coli Reaches The US For The First Time
Thursday May 26, 2016 @06:12PM Anonymous Hackers Turned Stock Analysts Are Targeting US, Chinese Corporations
Thursday May 26, 2016 @01:31PM Comcast Users Must Now Pay $50 Per Month Extra To Avoid Caps
Thursday May 26, 2016 @02:02AM American Schools Teaching Kids To Code All Wrong
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @06:37PM FCC Formalizes Massive Fines For Selling, Using Cell-Phone Jammers
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @05:42PM State Dept. IT Staff Told To Keep Quiet About Clinton's Server
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @04:54PM US Military Uses 8-Inch Floppy Disks To Coordinate Nuclear Force Operations
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @04:06PM Former McDonald's USA CEO: $35K Robots Cheaper Than Hiring at $15 Per Hour
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @07:06PM TSA Replaces Security Chief As Tension Grows At Airports
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @06:57PM Toyota Forms 'Strategic Partnership' With Uber
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @05:02PM Elderly Use More Secure Passwords Than Millennials, Says Report
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @11:21AM AT&T Begins Capping Broadband Users
Monday May 23, 2016 @05:24PM FBI Wants Biometric Database Hidden From Privacy Act