Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

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Saturday July 22, 2017 @03:47PM The US Army Wants Distributed Bot Swarms And An 'Internet of Battlefield Things'
Friday July 21, 2017 @10:44PM Verizon Accused of Throttling Netflix and YouTube, Admits To 'Video Optimization'
Friday July 21, 2017 @01:54PM Sean Spicer Resigns as White House Press Secretary After Objecting To Scaramucci Hire
Friday July 21, 2017 @01:23PM Lyft Launches a New Self-driving Division and Will Develop Its Own Autonomous Ride-hailing Technology
Friday July 21, 2017 @11:59AM Beijing Wants AI To Be Made In China By 2030
Thursday July 20, 2017 @04:28PM Authorities Take Down Hansa Dark Web Market, Confirm AlphaBay Takedown
Thursday July 20, 2017 @04:10PM FCC Says It Has No Documentation of Cyberattack That It Claims Happened
Thursday July 20, 2017 @12:38PM Elon Musk Says He Has a Green Light To Build a NY-Philly-Baltimore-DC Hyperloop
Thursday July 20, 2017 @11:07AM Russia Says in Talks With US To Create Cyber Security Working Group
Thursday July 20, 2017 @09:05AM Apple, Google and Microsoft Are Hoarding $464 Billion In Cash
Thursday July 20, 2017 @08:41AM US Ends Controversial Laptop Ban On Flights From Middle East
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @06:49PM US House Panel Approves Broad Proposal On Self-Driving Cars
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @05:11PM Navy Unveils First Active Laser Weapon In Persian Gulf
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @01:21PM Microsoft's Wilsonville Jobs Are Going To China, Underscoring Travails of Domestic Tech Manufacturing
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @06:01PM The Myth of Drug Expiration Dates
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @05:41PM Oregon Passes First Statewide Bicycle Tax In Nation
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @05:24PM FCC Refuses To Release Text of More Than 40,000 Net Neutrality Complaints
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @05:04PM Should We Ignore the South Carolina Election Hacking Story?
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @04:13PM US Increases Number of H-2B Visas By 15,000
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @03:57PM California Lawsuit Wants To Weaken Noncompetes
Monday July 17, 2017 @05:06PM Facial Recognition Could Be Coming To Police Body Cameras
Monday July 17, 2017 @04:19PM US To Create the Independent US Cyber Command, Split Off From NSA
Monday July 17, 2017 @04:01PM Here's Elon Musk's Plan To Power the US on Solar Energy
Sunday July 16, 2017 @07:43PM The Aurora Borealis May Be Visible Tonight In The Northern US
Sunday July 16, 2017 @06:37PM Y Combinator Announces Funding For UBI-Supporting Political Candidates
Sunday July 16, 2017 @02:18AM Is Homeland Security's Face-Scanning At Airports An Unreasonable Search?
Saturday July 15, 2017 @04:15PM WSJ Op-Ed: The Post Office Is Delivering Amazon's Packages Below Cost
Saturday July 15, 2017 @02:46PM White House Releases Sensitive Personal Info From Voters Concerned About Privacy
Saturday July 15, 2017 @02:16AM US Government Crackdown Threatens Kaspersky's American Dream
Friday July 14, 2017 @11:14PM Afghan Girls Robotics Team Allowed To Enter U.S. For Competition
Friday July 14, 2017 @08:37PM In America, Most Republicans Think Colleges Are Bad for the Country
Friday July 14, 2017 @07:18PM American ISPS Are Now Fighting State Broadband Privacy Proposals
Thursday July 13, 2017 @06:33PM Amazon Prime Is a Blessing and a Curse For Remote Towns
Thursday July 13, 2017 @05:42PM Insider Trader Arrested After He Googled 'Insider Trading,' Authorities Allege
Thursday July 13, 2017 @05:34PM Congress Seeks To Outlaw Cyber Intel Sharing With Russia
Thursday July 13, 2017 @05:23PM Border Patrol Says It's Barred From Searching Cloud Data On Phones
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @04:08PM 'World's First Robot Lawyer' Now Available In All 50 States
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @09:55AM Kaspersky Lab Says It Has Become Pawn in US-Russia Geopolitical Game
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @05:51PM 41 Percent of Adults In the US Have Been Harassed Online, Says Pew Study
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @05:08PM Amazon Prime Will Soon Be More Popular Than Cable TV
Monday July 10, 2017 @08:28PM Seattle City Council Unanimously Approves Income Tax For the Rich
Monday July 10, 2017 @05:58PM Newspapers To Bid For Antitrust Exemption To Tackle Google and Facebook
Monday July 10, 2017 @05:46PM Trump Proposes Joint 'Cyber Security Unit' With Russia, Then Quickly Backs Away From It
Monday July 10, 2017 @01:13PM Trump Administration Officially Delays 'Startup Visa' Rule
Sunday July 09, 2017 @11:18PM State Prison Officials Blame An Escape On Drones And Cellphones
Sunday July 09, 2017 @09:28PM World's Cheapest Energy Source Will Be Renewables Within Three Years
Sunday July 09, 2017 @07:15PM Google Home Ends A Domestic Dispute By Calling The Police
Sunday July 09, 2017 @04:18PM Congressmen Propose a New Military Branch: The 'US Space Corps'
Sunday July 09, 2017 @01:52AM Silicon Valley's Latest Desperate Housing Idea: On A Landfill
Sunday July 09, 2017 @01:05AM Group Files FCC Motion To Delay Net Neutrality Proceedings
Saturday July 08, 2017 @02:56AM Oregon Raises the Smoking Age
Saturday July 08, 2017 @01:22AM Facebook Envisions New Campus With Affordable Housing Units
Friday July 07, 2017 @09:05AM 222,000 Jobs Added To US Payrolls In June; Unemployment Rate Rises To 4.4 Percent
Friday July 07, 2017 @09:03AM Hackers Targeting US Nuclear Power Plants, Report Finds
Thursday July 06, 2017 @05:41PM Space Data Lawsuit Has Alphabet's Project Loon In Jeopardy
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @04:40PM Chicago To Make Future Plans a Graduation Requirement
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @09:53AM Afghan Girl Roboticists Denied US Visas
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @09:09PM US Government Seeks To Intervene in Apple's EU Tax Appeal
Monday July 03, 2017 @10:47PM Court Blocks EPA Effort To Suspend Obama-Era Methane Rule
Monday July 03, 2017 @06:52PM Researchers Build American Eels an 'Eelevator'
Monday July 03, 2017 @06:11PM Forced Arbitration Isn't 'Forced' Because No One Has To Buy Service, Says AT&T
Monday July 03, 2017 @04:11PM Now Any Florida Resident Can Challenge What Is Taught In Public Florida Schools
Monday July 03, 2017 @06:02AM US Lifts Laptop Restriction For Flights From Abu Dhabi
Monday July 03, 2017 @12:55AM Seattle Minimum Wage Study Has Serious Flaws
Sunday July 02, 2017 @07:33PM Should Kaspersky Lab Show Its Source Code To The US Government?
Sunday July 02, 2017 @05:26PM The US Considers A Remote Identification System For Drones
Saturday July 01, 2017 @02:01PM The White House Now Has Zero Science Advisors
Friday June 30, 2017 @07:45PM NSA 'Traffic Shaping' Can Divert US Internet Traffic For Easier Monitoring
Friday June 30, 2017 @06:53PM Uber, Airbnb Lead the Way as Sharing Economy Expands
Friday June 30, 2017 @05:08PM Investors Who Back VC Funds Are Worried About Valley Culture
Friday June 30, 2017 @04:24PM With a Single Wiretap Order, US Authorities Listened In on 3.3 Million Phone Calls
Friday June 30, 2017 @02:14PM Ends, Means, and Antitrust
Friday June 30, 2017 @06:30AM Despite Hacking Charges, US Tech Industry Fought To Keep Ties To Russia Spy Service
Thursday June 29, 2017 @06:35PM Tom Wheeler Defends Title II Rules, Accuses Pai of Helping Monopolists
Thursday June 29, 2017 @05:52PM There Is a Point At Which It Will Make Economical Sense To Defect From the Electrical Grid
Thursday June 29, 2017 @04:12PM $7.5 Billion Kemper Power Plant Suspends Coal Gasification
Thursday June 29, 2017 @04:06PM Trump Picks Republican To Fill Empty Commissioner Seat At FCC
Thursday June 29, 2017 @10:54AM Hacks Raise Fear Over NSA's Hold on Cyberweapons
Thursday June 29, 2017 @08:56AM US Senators Seek Military Ban on Kaspersky Lab Products Amid FBI Probe
Thursday June 29, 2017 @08:28AM Mozilla Employee Denied Entry To the United States
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @04:52PM US Imposes Stricter Security Screenings At Foreign Airports, But Won't Expand Laptop Ban Yet
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @04:28PM Samsung Plans To Open $380 Million Home Appliance Plant In US, Creating Almost 1,000 Jobs
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @02:45PM More Than 40 ISPs Across the Country Tell Chairman Pai to Not Repeal Network Neutrality
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @05:59PM Blue Origin To Build Its BE-4 Rocket Engine In Alabama, Creating Hundreds of Jobs
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @05:09PM Comcast and Charter In Talks With Sprint To Offer Wireless Service
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:50PM Lawmakers Want To Move Fast On Self-Driving Car Legislation
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @03:02PM Heritage Valley Health System Target Of Cyber Attack
Monday June 26, 2017 @04:13PM Fake Online Stores Reveal Gamblers' Shadow Banking System
Monday June 26, 2017 @03:59PM Judge Sentences Man To One Year In Prison For Hacking Smart Water Readers In Five US Cities
Monday June 26, 2017 @01:17PM Who Americans Spend Their Time With
Monday June 26, 2017 @11:49AM The High-Tech Jobs That Created India's Gilded Generation Are Disappearing
Monday June 26, 2017 @10:42AM Supreme Court Partially Revives Travel Ban, Will Hear Appeal
Sunday June 25, 2017 @08:45PM Ohio Government Websites Hacked With Pro-Islamic State Messages
Sunday June 25, 2017 @06:29PM Why So Many Top Hackers Come From Russia
Sunday June 25, 2017 @12:58PM 90 Cities Install A Covert Technology That Listens For Gunshots
Sunday June 25, 2017 @01:54AM Does US Have Right To Data On Overseas Servers? We're About To Find Out
Saturday June 24, 2017 @08:02PM How A Contractor Exploited A Vulnerability In The FCC Website
Saturday June 24, 2017 @02:03AM State Legislators Want Surveillance Cameras To Catch Uninsured Drivers
Friday June 23, 2017 @08:32PM Western Tech Firms Bow To Russian Demands To Share Cyber Secrets
Friday June 23, 2017 @03:57PM Texting While Driving Now Legal In Colorado -- In Some Cases
Thursday June 22, 2017 @11:30PM Trump Plans To Dismantle Obama-Era 'Startup Visa'
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:57PM McDonald's Hits All-Time High As Wall Street Cheers Replacement of Cashiers With Kiosks
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:40PM The US Government Wants To Permanently Legalize the Right To Repair
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:23PM FCC Proposes $120 Million Fine On Florida Robocall Scammer
Thursday June 22, 2017 @11:16AM 'Coal King' Is Suing John Oliver, Time Warner, and HBO
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @04:21PM Facial Recognition Is Coming To US Airports
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @03:56PM California May Restore Broadband Privacy Rules Killed By Congress and Trump
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @12:47PM Etsy Slashes Almost a Quarter Of Its Staff In Attempt To Refocus
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @10:32AM The Best And Worst ISPs According To Consumer Reports
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @06:56PM Trump Promises a Federal Technology Overhaul To Save $1 Trillion
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @02:40PM Tim Cook Told Trump Tech Employees Are 'Nervous' About Immigration
Monday June 19, 2017 @04:45PM Cable Lobby Tries To Stop State Investigations Into Slow Broadband
Monday June 19, 2017 @04:20PM Swiss Supercomputer Edges US Out of Top Spot
Monday June 19, 2017 @02:00PM Offensive Trademarks Must Be Allowed, Rules Supreme Court
Monday June 19, 2017 @11:20AM 198 Million Americans Hit By 'Largest Ever' Voter Records Leak
Monday June 19, 2017 @12:32AM E-Commerce's Biggest Obstacle May Be Slow Postal Services
Monday June 19, 2017 @12:15AM A Colorado Group Wants To Ban Smartphones For Kids
Sunday June 18, 2017 @04:27PM Google Fights Bay Area Housing Prices With Pre-Fab Housing
Sunday June 18, 2017 @01:29PM Louisville's Fiber Internet Expansion Opposed By Koch Brothers Group
Friday June 16, 2017 @10:39PM Pentagon Cyberweapons 'Disappointing' Against ISIS
Friday June 16, 2017 @07:42PM A New Website Plugin Will Track The US Congress's Browsing Habits
Friday June 16, 2017 @05:19PM Alleged KickassTorrents Owner Considers 'Voluntary Surrender' To the US
Friday June 16, 2017 @11:59AM Putin Claims Russia Proposed a Cyber War Treaty In 2015 But the Obama Admin Ignored Them
Thursday June 15, 2017 @07:04PM Six Companies Awarded $258 Million From US Government To Build Exascale Supercomputers
Thursday June 15, 2017 @02:35PM Book Flights This Summer While Fuel Costs Stay Cheap
Thursday June 15, 2017 @11:59AM US Intelligence Agencies Tried To Bribe Our Developers To Weaken Encryption, Says Telegram Founder
Thursday June 15, 2017 @07:36AM Apple CEO Tim Cook Shares His Experience Of Working With President Donald Trump
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @11:54PM US Spy Satellite Buzzes ISS
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @08:05PM US Internet Company Refused To Participate In NSA Surveillance, Documents Reveal
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @07:30PM Netflix Has More American Subscribers Than Cable TV
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @06:53PM Wind, Solar Surpassed 10 Percent of US Electricity In March, Says EIA
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @05:13PM We Could Have Had Cellphones Four Decades Earlier
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @04:21PM Federal Regulators Are Investigating Uber Over Privacy Violations
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @02:56PM More Than 80% of US Adults Get News On Their Phones
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @12:01PM US Weighs Restricting Chinese Investment In Artificial Intelligence
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @11:10AM Congressman Steve Scalise Among 5 Shot at Baseball Field
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @09:08PM Google Searches Show That America Is Full of Racist and Selfish People
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @06:24PM 11 States Sue Trump Administration's Energy Department After Weeks of No Movement On Efficiency Standards
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @05:06PM Kim Dotcom Loses Latest Battle To Recover Seized Assets
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @09:29AM Russian Cyber Hacks On US Electoral System Far Wider Than Previously Known
Monday June 12, 2017 @04:35PM US Banks Launching Answer To Peer-To-Peer Payment App Venmo
Monday June 12, 2017 @04:25PM Wisconsin Speech Bill Might Allow Students To Challenge Science Professors
Monday June 12, 2017 @07:08AM Sharp To Americans: You Don't Want to Buy a Sharp-Brand TV
Sunday June 11, 2017 @10:15PM Trump-Style Tactics Finally Stopped Working For Uber
Sunday June 11, 2017 @09:51PM US Tech Companies Start To Become Copycats of Chinese Peers
Sunday June 11, 2017 @06:57PM Former FBI Director Predicts Russian Hackers Will Interfere With More Elections
Sunday June 11, 2017 @05:31PM US Government Task Force Urges Cash Incentives For Ditching Insecure Medical Devices
Sunday June 11, 2017 @01:32PM Real Estate Firm Identifies America's 'Top 25 Tech Cities'
Sunday June 11, 2017 @02:18AM Trump Announces US Withdrawal From Paris Climate Accord
Sunday June 11, 2017 @01:34AM Does Silicon Valley Need More Labor Unions?
Saturday June 10, 2017 @02:45PM Delays In Unlocking Cellphones Seized In Inauguration Day Protests?
Friday June 09, 2017 @05:57PM Prosectors Say the Kansas Shooting of Garmin Engineers Was a Hate Crime
Friday June 09, 2017 @04:46PM DARPA Funds Development of New Type of Processor
Friday June 09, 2017 @03:39PM Apple's New iPhones May Miss Out On Higher-Speed Data Links
Friday June 09, 2017 @11:00AM CEO of Defunct Silicon Valley Startup Indicted For Allegedly Tricking Employees Into Working For Free
Thursday June 08, 2017 @08:33PM AT&T Uses Forced Arbitration To Overcharge Customers, Senators Say
Thursday June 08, 2017 @04:25PM US Ranks 28th In the World In Average Wireless Broadband Speeds
Thursday June 08, 2017 @04:19PM What the Hell Is Happening To Cryptocurrency Valuations?
Thursday June 08, 2017 @02:09PM Former FBI Director Admitted He Was the Source Of At Least One Leak To the Press
Thursday June 08, 2017 @01:05PM Lowe's To Lay Off About 125 Workers, Move Jobs To India
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @07:57PM SpaceX Will Launch Secretive X-37B Spaceplane's Next Mission
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @07:15PM US Spy Chief Reverses Course, Will Not Say How Many Americans Caught in NSA Surveillance
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:36PM Facebook Unveils New Tools To Help Elected Officials Reach Constituents
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @03:19PM Americans From Both Political Parties Overwhelmingly Support Net Neutrality, Poll Shows
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @07:59AM Trump Nominates Lawyer To Lead FBI
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:35PM At $75,560, Housing a Prisoner in California Now Costs More Than a Year at Harvard
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @01:56PM Many Colleges Fail to Improve Critical-Thinking Skills: WSJ
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @01:26PM Before Silicon Valley, New Jersey Was Tech Capital
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @10:05AM Price-gouging Maker of EpiPen Literally Said That Critics Can Go Fuck Themselves
Monday June 05, 2017 @08:28PM DOJ Charges Federal Contractor With Leaking Classified Info To Media
Monday June 05, 2017 @06:36PM US Insurer Hikes Tesla Premiums Due To 'Higher-Than-Average' Claim Rates
Monday June 05, 2017 @05:11PM Top-Secret NSA Report Details Russian Hacking Effort Days Before 2016 Election
Monday June 05, 2017 @05:02PM Trump Wants To Modernize Air Travel By Turning Over Control To the Big Airlines
Monday June 05, 2017 @04:18PM San Francisco Goes After Uber, Lyft For Data On City Trips, Driver Bonuses
Monday June 05, 2017 @11:16AM Silicon Valley Is Too Focused On Taking the Easy Path in Health Care
Monday June 05, 2017 @10:45AM Supreme Court Agrees To Decide Major Privacy Case On Cellphone Data
Sunday June 04, 2017 @05:54PM Putin Now Argues Russia Could've Been Framed For Election Meddling By The CIA
Sunday June 04, 2017 @02:05PM Congressman Proposes Organizations Should Be Allowed To 'Hack Back'
Saturday June 03, 2017 @01:29PM NASA Will Create Fake Red And Green Clouds Near Virginia
Friday June 02, 2017 @03:19PM Hundreds of Walmart Employees Say They've Been Punished For Taking Sick Days
Friday June 02, 2017 @02:05PM Walmart Is Turning Its Employees Into Delivery Drivers To Compete With Amazon
Friday June 02, 2017 @01:22PM After Bomb Threats, FCC Proposes Letting Police Unveil Anonymous Callers
Friday June 02, 2017 @12:29PM Trump Misunderstood MIT Climate Research, University Officials Say
Thursday June 01, 2017 @06:32PM 61 Mayors Commit To Adopt, Honor and Uphold Paris Climate Accord After US Pulls Out
Thursday June 01, 2017 @06:04PM A New Report Finds No Evidence That People Will Work Less Under a Universal Basic Income
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:36PM Trump Administration Approves Tougher Visa Vetting, Including Social Media Checks
Thursday June 01, 2017 @11:30AM Putin Hints At US Election Meddling By 'Patriotically Minded' Russians
Thursday June 01, 2017 @10:33AM The US Is the Biggest Carbon Polluter in History
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:49AM Hillary Clinton Rips 'Bankrupt' DNC Data Operation
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @03:49PM Elon Musk Joins CEOs Calling For US To Stay in Paris Climate Deal
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @08:13AM Trump Is Pulling US Out of Paris Climate Deal: Sources
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:51PM US Interceptor Missile Successfully Intercepts Test ICBM, Says Pentagon
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @01:01PM US Supreme Court Protects Consumers' Right To Refill Ink Cartridges In Precedent-Setting Lexmark vs Impression Case
Monday May 29, 2017 @12:41PM More Than Half of US Workers Didn't Use Up Their Time Off Last Year
Monday May 29, 2017 @11:29AM India Tech Giant Warns Trump's 'Radical Shift' to Hurt Industry
Monday May 29, 2017 @03:32AM Is China Outsmarting America in AI?
Monday May 29, 2017 @12:12AM US Senators Propose Bug Bounties For Hacking Homeland Security
Sunday May 28, 2017 @07:13PM Leaked 'Standing Rock' Documents Reveal Invasive Counterterrorism Measures
Saturday May 27, 2017 @12:33AM Hackers Have Targeted Both the Trump Organization And Democrat Election Data
Friday May 26, 2017 @11:48PM Accused of Underpaying Women, Google Says It's Too Expensive To Get Wage Data