Slashdot Items Tagged "news"

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Friday December 02, 2016 @03:48PM Reuters Built An Algorithm That Can Identify Real News On Twitter
Thursday December 01, 2016 @10:11AM Astronaut Buzz Aldrin is Being Emergency Evacuated From the South Pole
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @06:50PM Twitters Says It Will Ban Trump If He Breaks Hate-Speech Rules
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:43PM Trump Appoints Third Net Neutrality Critic To FCC Advisory Team
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @03:57PM No Man's Sky's Steam Page Didn't Mislead Gamers, Rules UK Ad Watchdog
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @05:05PM Facebook Is Bringing Games Like Pac-Man, Space Invaders To Messenger and Your News Feed
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @04:10PM Google Successfully Uses Machine Learning To Detect Diabetic Retinopathy
Monday November 28, 2016 @08:10PM CNN Acquires Social-Video Startup Beme, Co-Founded By YouTube Star Casey Neistat
Friday November 25, 2016 @10:25PM Advertising Company AppNexus Bans Breitbart News Over Hate Speech
Friday November 25, 2016 @08:24PM Russian Propaganda Effort Helped Spread 'Fake News' During Election, Experts Say
Friday November 25, 2016 @06:58PM 6 Major Countries Have Recently Announced Plans To Phase-Out All Coal-Fired Power Plants
Friday November 25, 2016 @06:10PM Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn Had 'Forbidden' Internet Connection At the Pentagon, Says Report
Thursday November 24, 2016 @10:06PM Right-Wing and Fake News Writers Are Now Going After Elon Musk
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @08:42PM Security Researchers Can Turn Headphones Into Microphones
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @04:50PM Telegram Launches Telegraph, An Anonymous Blogging Platform
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @02:42PM Google's AI Translation Tool Creates Its Own Secret Language
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:32PM Google Search Results Have Liberal Bias, Study Finds
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @10:00AM Study: Most Students Can't Spot Fake News
Monday November 21, 2016 @05:55PM Trump Names Two Opponents of Net Neutrality To Oversee FCC Transition Team
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:46PM 4K Netflix Arrives On Windows 10, But Only Via Microsoft's Edge Browser
Monday November 21, 2016 @01:44PM Google Plans To Remove 'In the News' Section From Its Desktop Search Following 'Fake News' Criticism
Friday November 18, 2016 @03:39PM Antivirus Firm Kaspersky Launches Its Own Hackproof OS, Based On Microkernel
Friday November 18, 2016 @01:16PM President Obama On Fake News Problem: 'We Won't Know What To Fight For'
Thursday November 17, 2016 @05:41PM France To Shut Down All Coal-Fired Power Plants By 2023
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:35PM Music Torrent Site What.CD Has Been Shut Down
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:34PM German Minister: Facebook Should Be Treated Like a Media Company Rather Than a Technology Platform
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @06:31PM Steve Bannon Suggests Having Too Many Asian Tech CEOs Undermines 'Civic Society'
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @04:42PM Facebook Users Interacted Most With Articles From Fox News, CNN and Breitbart In Month Leading Up To Nov 10
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @03:46PM Office Depot Allegedly Diagnosing Computers With Nonexistent Viruses To Meet Sales Goals
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @09:32AM Facebook Finds More Ad-Metric Errors, Vows Clarity About Fixes
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @04:36PM DJI Unveils Phantom 4 Pro and Inspire 2 Drones
Monday November 14, 2016 @07:06PM Google To Prohibit Fake News Websites From Using Its Ad-Selling Software
Monday November 14, 2016 @04:19PM Facebook Disputes Gizmodo Report, Says It Never Built and Withheld Any News Feed Changes Based on Their Political Impact
Monday November 14, 2016 @03:56PM Google Surfaces Fake News About Election Results
Monday November 14, 2016 @12:58PM Facebook's Fight Against Fake News Was Undercut by Fear of Conservative Backlash
Thursday November 10, 2016 @01:31PM Facebook on its Fake News Problem: 'There's So Much More We Need To Do'
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @07:39PM Increased Smartphone Screen-Time Is Associated With Lower Sleep Quality, Says Study
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:16PM Samsung's Latest Patent Is a Foldable Phone
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:04PM Donald Trump Won Because of Facebook
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @03:16AM Donald Trump Wins US Presidency
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @07:31PM New Theory of Gravity Might Explain Dark Matter
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @02:55PM CBC Threatens Podcast App Makers, Argues that RSS Readers Violate Copyright
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @02:46PM Ask Slashdot: Should Web Browsers Have 'Fact Checking' Capability Built-In?
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @10:13AM Samsung Takes Out Full-page Ads on WSJ, NYTimes, and WaPo To Apologize For Note 7 Defects
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @08:54AM US President Barack Obama Criticizes Facebook of Spreading Fake Stories
Monday November 07, 2016 @06:19PM Facebook Threatens LinkedIn With Job Opening Features
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:35PM Facebook Users Sue Over Alleged Racial Discrimination In Housing, Job Ads
Monday November 07, 2016 @04:33PM Gmail's iPhone App Now Has 'Undo Send' and Faster Search
Monday November 07, 2016 @04:04PM Unsealed Court Docs Show FBI Used Malware Like 'A Grenade'
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:29PM New Tesla Buyers Will Have To Pay To Use Superchargers
Friday November 04, 2016 @06:17PM Intel Wants To Replace Fireworks With Drones
Friday November 04, 2016 @05:45PM Turkey Doubles Down On Censorship With Block On VPNs, Tor
Friday November 04, 2016 @03:45PM Apple Cuts USB-C Adapter Prices In Response To MacBook Pro Complaints
Friday November 04, 2016 @10:21AM China Internet Authority Formalizes Regulations For Live-Streaming Industry
Friday November 04, 2016 @07:39AM Windows 7 and 8.1 Are Gaining More New Users Than Windows 10
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @11:35PM Facebook Officially Announces Gameroom, Its PC Steam Competitor
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @03:17PM Google Joins Mozilla and Apple In Distrusting WoSign and StartCom Certificates
Monday October 31, 2016 @08:09PM Computer Scientists Believe a Trump Server Was Communicating With a Russian Bank
Monday October 31, 2016 @07:29PM People Who Use Facebook Live Longer, Study Finds
Monday October 31, 2016 @07:03PM Google's Schmidt Drew Up Draft Plan For Clinton In 2014
Monday October 31, 2016 @06:21PM Uber Drivers Are Company Employees Not Self-Employed Contractors, Rules British Court
Monday October 31, 2016 @05:58PM Physicists Induce Superconductivity In Non-Superconducting Materials
Monday October 31, 2016 @03:45PM NASA: We're Not Racing SpaceX To Mars
Saturday October 29, 2016 @07:57AM US Bank Regulator Notifies Congress of Major Data Security Breach
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:14PM Amazon Launches Prime In China
Friday October 28, 2016 @03:32PM Facebook Lets Advertisers Exclude Users By Race
Thursday October 27, 2016 @04:44PM Oracle Will Officially Appeal Its 'Fair Use' Loss Against Google
Thursday October 27, 2016 @02:53PM Climate Change Rate To Turn Southern Spain To Desert By 2100, Report Warns
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @07:48PM Rich People Pay Less Attention To Other People, Says Study
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @05:19PM Tesla Posts Second Profitable Quarter Ever
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @04:24PM 176 Original Emojis Join Van Gogh and Picasso At Museum of Modern Art
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @04:08PM How Vigilante Hackers Could Stop the Internet of Things Botnet
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @04:04PM Canadian Police Are Texting Potential Murder Witnesses
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @03:09PM Dyn DNS DDoS Likely The Work of Script Kiddies, Says FlashPoint
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @08:21PM Google Fiber Pauses Operations, CEO Leaves, and About 9 Percent of Staff Is Being Let Go
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @06:19PM Scientists Create AI Program That Can Predict Human Rights Trials With 79 Percent Accuracy
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @06:02PM Renewables Overtake Coal As World's Largest Source of Power Capacity
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @04:34PM Largest Auto-Scandal Settlement In US History: Judge Approves $15 Billion Volkswagen Settlement
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:30PM Apple Has Created 'Detailed Mockups' of iMessage For Android
Monday October 24, 2016 @05:56PM People Like Netflix's Original Content More Than Its Other Content: AllFlicks
Monday October 24, 2016 @05:32PM Rowhammer Attack Can Now Root Android Devices
Monday October 24, 2016 @04:23PM Alibaba Founder To Chinese Government: Use Big Data To Stop Criminals
Monday October 24, 2016 @04:05PM Study Finds Little Lies Lead To Bigger Ones
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:40PM Electronic Surveillance Up 500% In DC Area Since 2011, Almost All Sealed Cases
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:30PM Apple Releases iOS 10.1 With New Portrait Mode For iPhone 7 Plus
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:03PM New York Times Buys The Wirecutter For $30 Million
Monday October 24, 2016 @02:45PM Harvard Researchers Print World's First Heart-On-A-Chip
Saturday October 22, 2016 @12:16PM Governor Cuomo Bans Airbnb From Listing Short-Term Rentals In New York
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:29PM Cisco Develops System To Automatically Cut-Off Pirate Video Streams
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:06PM WikiLeaks To Its Supporters: 'Stop Taking Down the US Internet, You Proved Your Point'
Friday October 21, 2016 @05:34PM Facebook Employees Tried To Remove Trump Posts As Hate Speech
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:56PM Chemical-Releasing Bike Lock Causes Vomiting To Deter Thieves
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:39PM Mirai and Bashlight Join Forces Against DNS Provider Dyn
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:09PM AI Platform Assesses Trump's and Clinton's Emotional Intelligence
Friday October 21, 2016 @03:14PM Russians Seek Answers To Central Moscow GPS Anomaly
Friday October 21, 2016 @03:05PM Prosecutors Say NSA Contractor Could Flee To Foreign Power
Friday October 21, 2016 @02:49PM 43 Million Weebly and 22 Million Foursquare Accounts Stolen
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:00AM AT&T Considers Buying Time Warner
Thursday October 20, 2016 @11:10PM Nurses In Australia Face Punishment For Promoting Anti-Vaccination Messages Via Social Media
Thursday October 20, 2016 @10:47PM Facebook Bans Animated Breast Cancer Awareness Video Showing Circle-Shaped Breasts
Thursday October 20, 2016 @07:20PM Target Passes Walmart As Top US Corporate Installer of Solar Power
Thursday October 20, 2016 @05:55PM Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Thinks Space Can Be the New Internet
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:50PM Higher-End Smartphones Make You Happier, Says JD Power Study
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:30PM First New US Nuclear Reactor In 20 Years Goes Live
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:01PM Mark Cerny, Chief PlayStation Architect, Explains the PS4 Pro
Thursday October 20, 2016 @03:27PM US Army 'Will Have More Robot Soldiers Than Humans' By 2025, Says Former British Spy
Thursday October 20, 2016 @03:11PM How Hackers Broke Into John Podesta and Colin Powell's Gmail Accounts
Thursday October 20, 2016 @09:57AM Stanford Researchers Release Virtual-Reality Simulation That Transports Users To Ocean of the Future
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @11:50PM Nintendo NX Will Be Officially Revealed Tomorrow
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @07:31PM All Tesla Vehicles Being Produced Now Have Full Self-Driving Hardware
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @06:58PM Researchers Bypass ASLR Protection On Intel Haswell CPUs
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @06:18PM Hillary Clinton's Campaign Creates Way To Make Money From Donald Trump's Tweets
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:38PM 32GB iPhone 7 Has 8 Times Slower Storage Performance Than 128GB Model
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:30PM BBC Micro Bit Mini-Computer To Expand Internationally With New Hardware
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:13PM Czechs Arrest Russian Hacker Wanted By FBI
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:00PM Google To Launch Streaming TV Service In Early 2017
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @03:38PM Mark Zuckerberg Defends Peter Thiel's Trump Ties In Internal Memo
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @03:38PM Apple Rumored To Remove Old-School USB Ports On Next MacBook Pro
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @06:00PM CIA-Backed Surveillance Tool 'Geofeedia' Was Marketed To Public Schools
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @05:48PM 'Cultlike' Devotion: Apple Once Refused To Join Open Compute Project, So Their Entire Networking Team Quit
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @05:27PM Why Your Devices Are Probably Eroding Your Productivity
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @04:32PM Report: Apple To Unveil New Macs At An October 27th Event In Cupertino
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @04:22PM Samsung Hit With Class Action Lawsuit Over Exploding Galaxy Note 7
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @04:03PM Plaintiffs From Seven States Sue Comcast For Misleading, Hidden Fees
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @03:47PM Patriots Coach Bill Belichick on Microsoft Surface: 'I Just Can't Take It Anymore'
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @03:15PM Half of American Adults Are In a Face-Recognition Database
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @02:59PM Clinton Campaign Considered Bill Gates, Tim Cook For Vice President
Monday October 17, 2016 @10:50PM Orbital ATK Returns To Flight With Successful Antares Launch To Space Station
Monday October 17, 2016 @09:59PM 1 In 2 Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Owners To Switch To iPhone 7, Says Analyst
Monday October 17, 2016 @06:26PM Razer Acquires THX, the Audio Pioneer That George Lucas Started
Monday October 17, 2016 @06:20PM Anti-Defamation League and Pepe the Frog's Creator Are Teaming Up To Save Pepe From Hate-Symbol Status
Monday October 17, 2016 @05:51PM Project Include Drops Y Combinator As Peter Thiel Pledges $1.25 Million To Trump
Monday October 17, 2016 @05:27PM The Linux Foundation Helps Launch the JS Foundation
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:21PM Venus May Have Been the First Habitable Planet In Our Solar System, Study Suggests
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:02PM WikiLeaks: Ecuador Cut Off Assange's Internet Access
Monday October 17, 2016 @03:40PM Hackers Steal Credit Card Data From Visitors of US Senate GOP Committee Website
Monday October 17, 2016 @03:20PM Ethiopia's State of Emergency Makes Posting To Facebook a Crime
Monday October 17, 2016 @02:59PM Samsung Announces 10nm SoC In Mass-Production
Saturday October 15, 2016 @06:53AM Verizon Is Now Selling Unlimited Data In 30-Minute Increments
Saturday October 15, 2016 @01:26AM NASA Has No Plans To Buy More Soyuz Seats
Friday October 14, 2016 @08:13PM Netflix Is 12x As Popular As Its Streaming Competitors Among Younger Viewers, Says Survey
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:51PM Top Democrats Request FBI Investigation of Trump Campaign Ties To Russia Over Hacking
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:03PM Non-Cable Internet Providers Offer Faster Speeds To the Wealthy
Friday October 14, 2016 @04:20PM Hackers Hit 6,000 Sites On Active 18-Month Carding Spree
Friday October 14, 2016 @03:42PM Android Trojan Asks Victims To Submit a Selfie Holding Their ID Card
Friday October 14, 2016 @03:29PM Yahoo Dodges Questions On Hacking, Verizon Deal By Canceling Earnings Call
Thursday October 13, 2016 @06:44PM Google News Introduces Fact Check Feature -- Just In Time For the US Election
Thursday October 13, 2016 @06:33PM Facebook Now Lets You Use Google Cast or AirPlay To Stream Video On Your TV
Thursday October 13, 2016 @05:47PM Samsung Will Credit You $100 If You Exchange Your Note 7 For Another Samsung Phone
Thursday October 13, 2016 @04:40PM HP Plans To Cut Up To 4,000 Jobs Over Next 3 Years Amid PC Slump
Thursday October 13, 2016 @04:25PM President Obama Orders Government To Plan For 'Space Weather'
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:59PM Android Devices That Contain Foxconn Firmware May Have a Secret Backdoor
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:53PM Evernote Confirms a Serious Bug Caused Data Loss For Some Mac Users
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:09PM You Can Now Claim Your Cash In the PS3 'Other PS3' Settlement
Thursday October 13, 2016 @12:24AM Apple MacBook Refresh Could Bring E-Ink Enabled Keyboard
Thursday October 13, 2016 @12:10AM Chrome 54 Arrives With YouTube Flash Embed Rewriting To HTML5
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @06:59PM Scientists Unveil Plans For First Space Nation 'Asgardia,' Open Citizenship Applications
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:50PM ISIS Is Using Exploding Consumer Drones To Kill Enemy Fighters
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:23PM Ford's Buggy Infotainment System Referred To By Engineers As 'Polished Turd' and 'Unsaleable'
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @03:39PM Senator Wants Nationwide, All-Mail Voting To Counter Election Hacks
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @03:26PM Star Wars Production Company Fined Almost $2 Million For Harrison Ford's Injury
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @03:11PM Netflix Now Only Has 31 Movies From IMDB's Top 250 List
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @09:02PM Baby Boomers Don't Have a Stronger Work Ethic Than Later Generations, Says Study
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @06:57PM Samsung Ships Flameproof Boxes For Note 7 Returns
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:44PM PC Industry Is Now On a Two-Year Downslide
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:51PM White House Vows 'Proportional' Response For Russian DNC Hack
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:37PM Viewers Only Watch 10% of Pay-TV Channels: Nielsen
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:10PM Pokemon Go Could Add 2.83 Million Years To Users' Lives, Says Study
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:01PM NASA To Allow Private Companies To Hook Up Modules To ISS
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @03:31PM How a Video Game About Sheep Exposes the FBI's Broken FOIA System
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @02:54PM Sprint To Provide 1 Million Students With Free Internet, Mobile Devices
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:53AM WikiLeaks Publishes Cryptic UFO Emails Sent To Clinton Campaign From Former Blink 182 Singer
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @12:22AM 'Space Brain': Mars Explorers May Risk Neural Damage, Study Finds
Monday October 10, 2016 @06:54PM Samsung Orders the Global Shutdown of Both Sales and Exchanges of Galaxy Note 7
Monday October 10, 2016 @06:00PM Climate Change Doubled the Size of Forest Fires In Western US, Says Study
Monday October 10, 2016 @04:42PM Yahoo Disables Automatic Email Forwarding Feature, Making It Difficult For Users To Leave
Monday October 10, 2016 @04:20PM Cyanogen Gets a New CEO, Shifts Away From Selling a Full Mobile Operating System
Monday October 10, 2016 @03:53PM Facebook Launches 'Workplace' So You Can Use Facebook At Work For Work
Monday October 10, 2016 @03:01PM WikiLeaks Posts 2,000 More Emails From John Podesta
Saturday October 08, 2016 @12:24PM How Tech Companies Are Responding To Hurricane Matthew
Friday October 07, 2016 @10:49PM AT&T Considers Stopping All Samsung Note 7 Sales
Friday October 07, 2016 @08:41PM Teens' Penchant For Risk-Taking May Help Them Learn Faster, Says Study
Friday October 07, 2016 @08:01PM Microsoft Is Redesigning the Paint App For Windows 10
Friday October 07, 2016 @06:50PM Poland Builds a Solar-Powered Bike Path That Glows Blue At Night
Friday October 07, 2016 @05:13PM CIA 'Siren Servers' Can Predict Social Uprisings Several Days Before They Happen
Friday October 07, 2016 @04:38PM Law-Defying Transistor Smashes Industry 'Limit', Measures Just 1nm
Friday October 07, 2016 @03:48PM Sharp Unveils 27-inch 8K 120Hz IGZO Monitor With HDR
Friday October 07, 2016 @03:27PM FBI Looks Into Unlocking Minnesota Mall Stabber's iPhone
Friday October 07, 2016 @03:05PM US Intel Officially Blames the Russian Government For Hacking DNC
Thursday October 06, 2016 @11:55PM Prominent Pro-Patent Judge Issues Opinion Declaring All Software Patents Bad
Thursday October 06, 2016 @10:55PM Verizon Wants $1 Billion Discount On Yahoo Deal After Reports of Hacking, Email Scanning
Thursday October 06, 2016 @07:33PM Kennedy Space Center Braces For Hurricane Matthew
Thursday October 06, 2016 @07:04PM Comcast Rolls Out Nationwide 1TB Data Cap
Thursday October 06, 2016 @06:48PM Apes Can Guess What Others Are Thinking -- Just Like Humans, Study Finds
Thursday October 06, 2016 @06:29PM FCC Proposal: Internet Providers Must Ask To Share Your Data
Thursday October 06, 2016 @04:42PM New York To Test Facial Recognition Cameras At 'Crossing Points'
Thursday October 06, 2016 @04:28PM 12-Year-Old Boy Gets $100K Bill From Google After Confusing Adwords With Adsense
Thursday October 06, 2016 @04:04PM Two 19-Year-Olds Charged With Running Phone Harassment, Hack-For-Hire Sites
Thursday October 06, 2016 @03:44PM Upcoming Blade Runner Sequel Gets a Title: Blade Runner 2049
Thursday October 06, 2016 @03:20PM Zuckerberg Teases An 'Affordable' Standalone Oculus VR Headset