Slashdot Items Tagged "communications"

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Saturday August 27, 2016 @03:39AM Cybercriminals Select Insiders To Attack Telecom Providers
Saturday August 27, 2016 @01:27AM HAARP Holds Open House To Dispel Rumors Of Mind Control
Friday August 26, 2016 @09:25PM Juno Probe To Get First Up-Close Look At Jupiter On Saturday
Friday August 26, 2016 @05:54PM Twitter Is Working On Anti-Harassment Keyword Filtering Tool, Says Report
Friday August 26, 2016 @04:47PM Spotify Is Burying Tracks From Musicians Who Give Exclusives To Apple and Tidal
Friday August 26, 2016 @04:18PM British Companies Are Selling Advanced Spy Tech To Authoritarian Regimes
Friday August 26, 2016 @04:00PM Sprint Charging 'Unlimited' Users $20 More for Unthrottled Video
Thursday August 25, 2016 @07:17PM Linus on Linux's 25th Birthday
Thursday August 25, 2016 @06:26PM US Unveils Charges Against KickassTorrents, Names Two More Defendants
Thursday August 25, 2016 @05:34PM PSA: PlayStation Network Gets Two-Step Verification
Thursday August 25, 2016 @05:12PM FCC Proposes 5G Cybersecurity Requirements, Asks For Industry Advice
Thursday August 25, 2016 @04:03PM Google Fiber To Cut Staff In Half After User Totals Disappoint, Says Report
Thursday August 25, 2016 @03:52PM ISP Lobbyists Pushing Telecom Act Rewrite
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @07:03PM YouTube Plans To Bring Photos, Polls, and Text To Its Video Service
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @04:13PM MIT Scientists Develop New Wi-Fi That's 330% Faster
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @11:40PM Facebook Is Testing Autoplaying Video With Sound
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @08:29PM NASA Reconnects With 'Lost' STEREO-B Satellite
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:49PM Sony Tries To Remove News Articles About PlayStation 4 Slim Leak From The Internet
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @05:37PM Google Search Removes 'Mobile-Friendly' Label, Will Tackle Interstitials Next
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @05:13PM Ashley Madison Security Protocols Violated Canada, Austrialia Privacy Laws
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:45AM Cable Companies Urge Judges To Kill 'Net Neutrality' Rules
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:42AM T-Mobile Brings Back Unlimited Data For All
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @02:02AM US Customs and Border Protection Wants To Know Who You Are On Twitter
Monday August 22, 2016 @08:02PM North Korea Unveils Netflix-Like Streaming Service Called 'Manbang'
Monday August 22, 2016 @07:06PM BHU's 'Tiger Will Power' Wi-Fi Router May Be The Most Insecure Router Ever Made
Monday August 22, 2016 @04:34PM FBI Finds 14,900 More Documents From Hillary Clinton's Email Server
Monday August 22, 2016 @04:10PM AT&T Says LTE Can Still Offer Speeds Up To 1 Gbps
Monday August 22, 2016 @02:20PM Comcast Says There's 6 Million Unhappy DSL Users Left To Target
Saturday August 20, 2016 @05:24PM Has WikiLeaks Morphed Into A Malware Hub?
Friday August 19, 2016 @04:33PM Comcast Rolls Out $70-Per-Month Gigabit Internet Service In Chicago
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:16PM EFF Accuses T-Mobile of Violating Net Neutrality With Throttled Video
Friday August 19, 2016 @01:02PM AT&T, Apple, Google To Work On 'Robocall' Crackdown
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:16AM US Air Force Wants To Plasma Bomb The Sky To Improve Radio Communication
Thursday August 18, 2016 @07:51PM RealDoll CEO Aims To Make Its Sex Dolls Love You Back Via AI App
Thursday August 18, 2016 @06:31PM 'Smart' Electrical Socket Leaks Your Email Address, Can Launch DDoS Attacks
Thursday August 18, 2016 @05:29PM Airbus Details Plan To Build Flying Taxis
Thursday August 18, 2016 @01:07PM 'Only Voice Memos Can Save Us From the Scourge of Email'
Thursday August 18, 2016 @01:57AM WSJ: Facebook's Point System Fails To Close Diversity Gap
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @09:48PM World's Largest Aircraft Completes Its First Flight
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @06:11PM Mozilla To Add Screenshot Sharing Feature To Firefox Test Pilot Program
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @05:57PM People Ignore Software Security Warnings Up To 90% of the Time, Says Study
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @05:15PM Cisco Reports Fourth-Quarter 2016 Earnings
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @04:30PM Transfer of Internet Governance Will Go Ahead On Oct. 1
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @04:02PM AT&T Is Boosting Data Plans, Dropping Overage Fees
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @11:56PM Cisco Systems To Lay Off About 14,000 Employees, Representing 20% of Global Workforce
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @07:45PM Univision To Buy Gawker Media For $135 Million
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @06:35PM Malware That Fakes Bank Login Screens Found In Google Ads
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @05:18PM FCC Complaint: Baltimore Police Breaking Law With Use of Stingray Phone Trackers
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @04:50PM Snowden Speculates Leak of NSA Spying Tools Is Tied To Russian DNC Hack
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @03:45PM Cable Expands Broadband Domination as AT&T and Verizon Lose Customers
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @09:12AM Google Duo Video Chat App Arrives On iOS and Android With End-to-end Encryption
Monday August 15, 2016 @11:35PM China Launches World's First Quantum Communications Satellite
Monday August 15, 2016 @07:45PM Former CEO of Angry Birds-Maker Rovio Hired To Revive Nokia's Phone Business
Monday August 15, 2016 @05:42PM DNC Creates 'Cybersecurity Board' Without Any Cybersecurity Experts
Monday August 15, 2016 @04:47PM Tim Cook: Privacy Is Worth Protecting
Monday August 15, 2016 @01:16PM Google Fiber Is Changing Its Strategy as Costs Grow
Monday August 15, 2016 @11:23AM EU Plans To Extend Some Telecom Rules To Web-Based Providers
Sunday August 14, 2016 @11:31PM Ask Slashdot: Are There Secure Alternatives To Skype?
Friday August 12, 2016 @08:04PM Hacker Publishes Cell Phone Numbers of House Democrats
Friday August 12, 2016 @07:47PM LinkedIn Suffers Huge Bot Attack That Steals Members' Personal Data
Friday August 12, 2016 @05:43PM DDoSCoin: New Crypto-Currency Rewards Users For Participating In DDoS Attacks
Friday August 12, 2016 @04:38PM Google Play Store Drops Google+ Integration
Thursday August 11, 2016 @10:50PM Facebook Rolls Out Code To Nullify Adblock Plus' Workaround
Thursday August 11, 2016 @08:13PM Cracking The Code On Trump Tweets
Thursday August 11, 2016 @07:43PM Twitter CEO Dick Costolo Secretly Censored Abusive Responses To President Obama, Says Report
Thursday August 11, 2016 @07:17PM Tor Promises Not To Build Backdoors Into Its Services
Thursday August 11, 2016 @01:10PM This Is What the World's Spies Used Instead of MSN Messenger
Thursday August 11, 2016 @11:15AM Next Generation of Wireless -- 5G -- Is All Hype
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @09:24PM Assange Implies Murdered DNC Staffer Was WikiLeaks' Source
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @09:22PM Man Becomes 'Accidental Millionaire' After Jet.com's Sale To Walmart
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @07:33PM Twitter Is Not Legally Responsible For The Rise of ISIS, Rules California District Court
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @04:54PM Online Drug Sales Triple After Silk Road Closure, Says Report
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @03:48PM FCC Loses Court Battle To Let Cities Build their Own Broadband
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @12:41PM US Broadband: Still No ISP Choice For Many, Especially at Higher Speeds
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @07:10PM Australian Census Website Shut Down On Census Night After 4 DDoS Attacks
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @06:29PM Annoying 'Open PDF In Edge' Default Option Puts Windows 10 Users At Risk
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @05:15PM Microsoft Disables RC4 In Internet Explorer 11 and Edge
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @05:01PM Google: Chrome 53 Will 'De-Emphasize Flash In Favor of HTML5' Next Month
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @04:06PM Suicide Squad Fan Suing Studio For 'False Advertising' Over Lack of Joker Scenes
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @02:12PM Ad Board To Comcast: Stop Claiming You Have the 'Fastest Internet'
Monday August 08, 2016 @06:08PM Google: Unwanted Software Is Worse Than Malware
Monday August 08, 2016 @05:53PM UK Copyright Extension On Designed Objects Is 'Direct Assault' On 3D Printing
Monday August 08, 2016 @03:03PM AT&T Is Paying $7.75 Million in Refunds and Fines Over Sham Calls
Sunday August 07, 2016 @06:11PM FBI Forced To Release 18 Hours of Spy Plane Footage
Saturday August 06, 2016 @09:40PM GhostMail Closes in September, Leaves Users Searching For Secure Email Alternatives
Saturday August 06, 2016 @09:01PM Stopping Trolls Is 'Now Life and Death For Twitter', Argues Backchannel
Saturday August 06, 2016 @11:18AM Myths Persist About Running Public Wi-Fi in the UK
Saturday August 06, 2016 @12:34AM BBC To Deploy Detection Vans To Snoop On Internet Users
Friday August 05, 2016 @05:54PM 1,000+ US Spies Are Protecting Rio Olympics, Says Report
Friday August 05, 2016 @10:09AM Robocalling Scourge May Not Be Unstoppable After All
Thursday August 04, 2016 @07:47PM North Korea Hopes To Plant Flag On The Moon Within 10 Years
Thursday August 04, 2016 @06:57PM Malware Linked To Government of Kazakhstan Targets Journalists, Political Activists and Lawyers, Says Report
Thursday August 04, 2016 @05:15PM Banner Health Alerts 3.7 Million Potential Victims of Hack
Thursday August 04, 2016 @04:36PM Olympic Committee Prohibits Streaming Apps, Vines and GIFs From Its Events
Thursday August 04, 2016 @02:16AM Average Broadband Speed in US Rises Above 50 Mbps For First Time
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @06:59PM Police Asked Facebook To Deactivate Woman's Account During Deadly Standoff
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @04:36PM Alphabet Will Begin Testing Project Wing Delivery Drones In the US
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @02:00PM Comcast Wants To Charge Broadband Users More For Privacy
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @07:38PM Bitcoin Exchange Bitfinex Says It Was Hacked, Roughly $60M Stolen
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @06:22PM Top DNC Staffers Leave Following WikiLeaks Email Scandal
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @04:13PM Japan Starts 8K TV Broadcasts In Time For Rio Olympics
Monday August 01, 2016 @09:10PM Hacker Selling Data For 200 Million Yahoo Users On The Dark Web
Monday August 01, 2016 @07:15PM Apple Replaces The Pistol Emoji With A Water Gun
Monday August 01, 2016 @06:47PM QRLJacking Attack Can Bypass Any QR Login System
Monday August 01, 2016 @04:27PM Gawker Founder Nick Denton Files For Bankruptcy
Monday August 01, 2016 @03:22PM Washington State Sues Comcast For $100M Over 'Pattern of Deceptive Practices'
Friday July 29, 2016 @10:28PM Bruce Schneier: Our Election Systems Must Be Secured If We Want To Stop Foreign Hackers
Friday July 29, 2016 @08:38PM Snowden Questions WikiLeaks' Methods of Releasing Leaks
Friday July 29, 2016 @04:20PM Court Ruling Shows The Internet Does Have Borders After All
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:44PM Judge Rules Political Robocalls Are Protected By First Amendment
Thursday July 28, 2016 @09:37PM UK Judge Calls For An Online Court Without Lawyers To Cut Costs
Thursday July 28, 2016 @09:32PM Ask Slashdot: How Transparent Should Companies Be When Operational Technology Failures Happen?
Thursday July 28, 2016 @07:14PM Apple's Rigid Negotiating Tactics Cost Us 'Skinny Bundles' For Apple TV, Says Report
Thursday July 28, 2016 @06:54PM Dark Patterns Across the Web Are Designed To Trick You
Thursday July 28, 2016 @05:57PM North Korea Is Blackmailing Top South Korean Online Retailer For $2.66 Million
Thursday July 28, 2016 @04:30PM Gary Johnson: I'd Consider Pardoning Snowden, Chelsea Manning
Thursday July 28, 2016 @12:43PM AT&T Violated Rule Requiring Low Prices For Schools, FCC Says
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @10:10PM Tor Project Confirms Sexual Misconduct By Developer Jacob Appelbaum
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @04:51PM Amazon Debuts a Dedicated Shop For Kickstarter Products
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @04:01PM Comcast Excited To Have Lost 4,000 TV Subscribers This Spring
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @03:40PM Rio Olympics Will Be First Sporting Event Watched By 'Eye In The Sky' Drone Cameras
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @06:33PM Tesla Model S In Fatal Autopilot Crash Was Going 74 MPH In a 65 Zone, NTSB Says
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @06:18PM EU Plans To Create Database of Bitcoin Users With Identities and Wallet Addresses
Monday July 25, 2016 @11:49PM Feds To Deploy Anti-Drone Software Near Wildfires
Monday July 25, 2016 @08:02PM Amazon Partners With UK Government To Test Drone Deliveries
Monday July 25, 2016 @07:03PM NIST Prepares To Ban SMS-Based Two-Factor Authentication
Monday July 25, 2016 @04:44PM Bitcoin Not Money, Rules Miami Judge In Dismissing Laundering Charges
Monday July 25, 2016 @03:49PM Facebook Admits Blocking WikiLeaks' DNC Email Links, But Won't Say Why
Monday July 25, 2016 @01:18PM Sprint CEO Hints at Price Hikes Ahead of iPhone 7
Saturday July 23, 2016 @02:38PM Do We Need The Moto Z Smartphones' New Add-On Modules?
Saturday July 23, 2016 @05:05AM Tinder Scam Promises Account Verification, But Actually Sells Porn
Friday July 22, 2016 @05:01PM Comcast To Offer Pay-As-You-Go TV, Broadband Service
Friday July 22, 2016 @03:18PM FCC Calls On Phone Companies To Offer Free Robocall Blocking
Thursday July 21, 2016 @06:33PM McDonald's 'Make Burger History' Site Hijacked With Offensive Burger Ideas
Thursday July 21, 2016 @12:55PM Verizon To Disconnect Unlimited Data Customers Who Use Over 100GB/Month
Thursday July 21, 2016 @12:22AM Tesla's 'Master Plan, Part Deux' Includes Trucks, Buses and Ride-Sharing
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @08:18PM Feds Seize KickassTorrents Domains and Arrest Owner In Poland
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:38PM China Bans Ad Blocking
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:10PM How The Internet Helps Sex Workers Keep Customers Honest
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @04:15PM Verizon Begins Charging a Fee Just to Use an Older Router
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @04:02PM Engineer Gets Tired Of Waiting For Telecom Companies To Wire His town -- So He Does It Himself
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @12:30PM Software Flaw Puts Mobile Phones and Networks At Risk Of Complete Takeover
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @11:28AM Facebook Messenger Hits 1B Monthly Active Users, Accounts For 10 Percent Of All VoIP Calls
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @11:37PM WikiLeaks Releases 300K Turkey Government Emails In Response To Erdogan's Post-Coup Purges
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @09:15PM Amazon Isn't Saying If Echo Has Been Wiretapped
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @08:10PM Facebook Pitches Laser Beams As The High-Speed Internet Of The Future
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @06:49PM Amazon Patents Way To Turn Lampposts, Church Steeples Into Drone Perches
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @04:41PM Library of Congress Hit With a Denial-Of-Service Attack
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @02:04AM Facebook's Android App Can Now Save Offline Videos
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @01:28AM Marissa Mayer Says Yahoo Continues To Make Solid Progress, Earnings Report Says Otherwise
Monday July 18, 2016 @09:57PM Taiwan Building Lunar Lander For NASA Moon-Mining Mission
Monday July 18, 2016 @07:15PM Netflix Stock Price Tanks As Customers Quit Over Higher Prices
Monday July 18, 2016 @06:27PM BuzzFeed and Washington Post To Use Robots For RNC Coverage
Monday July 18, 2016 @05:52PM Ex Cardinal's Scouting Director Chris Correa Sentenced To 46 Months For Hacking Astros' Computer System
Monday July 18, 2016 @05:31PM Researcher Finds Way To Steal Cash From Google, Instagram, and Microsoft Through The Phone
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
Friday July 15, 2016 @07:27PM Elon Musk: Autopilot Feature Was Disabled In Pennsylvania Crash
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 @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
Friday July 15, 2016 @02:04AM Null Island: The Land of Lousy Directional Data
Thursday July 14, 2016 @07:28PM Theresa May Reshuffles Cabinet, Warns Amazon and Google of Power Shift
Thursday July 14, 2016 @06:17PM Emirati Man Gets 3-Month Prison Sentence Over Instagram Insult
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 @02:37PM FCC OKs Sweeping Spectrum Frontiers Rules To Open Up Nearly 11 GHz Of Spectrum
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @08:16PM Theresa May Becomes UK's 'Spy Queen' and New Prime Minister
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @06:46PM Microsoft: Only Microsoft Edge Will Play Netflix Content At 1080p On Your PC
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:01PM Pokemon Go Becomes Biggest Mobile Game In US History
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @04:23PM Google Gets Land For Its Futuristic Headquarters, Thanks To LinkedIn Deal
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @02:31PM AT&T Thinks Drones Can Fix Terrible Reception At Baseball Games, Music Concerts
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @07:30PM Mozilla Will Ship Its First Rust Component In Firefox 48
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @07:07PM Vulnerability Exploitable Via Printer Protocols Affects All Windows Versions
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @06:11PM Leaky Database Leaves Oklahoma Police, Bank Vulnerable To Intruders
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @05:55PM VPN Provider Removes Russian Presence After Servers Seized
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @04:07PM NBC Universal Patents a Way To Detect BitTorrent Pirates In Real-Time
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @01:23AM Warner Bros. Settles FTC Charge For Not Disclosing Payments To YouTubers For Positive Reviews
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:29PM PSA: Pokemon Go Has Full Access To Your Google Account Data
Monday July 11, 2016 @04:42PM Netflix Is The Least-Cancelled of All Major Streaming Services, Says Study
Monday July 11, 2016 @04:41PM MIT Says Their Anonymity Network Is More Secure Than Tor
Monday July 11, 2016 @03:15PM Verizon Completes Its Radio Specs for 5G, Pushing Its Agenda For Global Standard Down the Line
Saturday July 09, 2016 @06:22AM Wannabe Prime Minister Andrea Leadsom Thinks Websites Should Be Rated Like Films
Friday July 08, 2016 @05:09PM George Takei Opposes Gay Sulu In 'Star Trek Beyond'
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:34PM Researchers Discover Over 100 Tor Nodes Designed To Spy On Hidden Services
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:15PM YouTube Looking To Launch Online TV Service Next Year With ESPN, ABC, and CBS
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:08AM Putin Gives Federal Security Agents Two Weeks To Produce 'Encryption Keys' For The Internet
Thursday July 07, 2016 @06:58PM Debian Founder's 2015 Death Ruled A Suicide
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 @05:34PM Ask Slashdot: Is It Ever OK To Quit Without Giving Notice?
Thursday July 07, 2016 @04:22PM Baton Rouge Police Database Hacked In Retaliation For Killing of Alton Sterling
Thursday July 07, 2016 @04:56AM Avast Acquires AVG For $1.3 Billion To Create Security Software Giant
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @08:56PM Google Is Working On Two Android Wear Smartwatches, Says Report
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @06:28PM DOJ Will Not File Charges Against Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:54PM European Union's First Cybersecurity Law Gets Green Light
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:39PM Entire Federal Government Exempt From Robocall Laws, FCC Rules
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:10PM Password Sharing Is a Federal Crime, Appeals Court Rules
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:15PM UK Police Accessed Civilian Data For Fun and Profit, Says Report