Slashdot Items Tagged "internet"

Date / Time Story
Monday October 16, 2017 @08:54PM Mobile Phone Companies Appear To Be Selling Your Location To Almost Anyone
Monday October 16, 2017 @05:46PM Netflix Adds 5.3 Million Subs In Q3, Beating Forecasts
Monday October 16, 2017 @02:58PM Google Chrome for Windows Gets Basic Antivirus Features
Saturday October 14, 2017 @06:40PM Not Just Equifax. Rival Site Transunion Served Malware Too -- and 1,000 More Sites
Saturday October 14, 2017 @12:52PM Over 500 Million PCs Are Secretly Mining Cryptocurrency, Researchers Reveal
Saturday October 14, 2017 @12:19AM Cord-Cutters Drive Cable TV Subscribers to a 17-Year Low
Friday October 13, 2017 @07:01PM Russia Reportedly Used Pokemon Go In an Effort To Inflame Racial Tensions
Thursday October 12, 2017 @03:11PM 'Maybe Wikipedia Readers Shouldn't Need Science Degrees To Digest Articles About Basic Topics'
Thursday October 12, 2017 @01:23PM Hollywood Studios Join Disney To Launch Movies Anywhere Digital Locker Service
Thursday October 12, 2017 @11:21AM Equifax Website Hacked Again, this Time To Redirect To Fake Flash Update
Thursday October 12, 2017 @10:04AM How Facebook Outs Sex Workers
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @05:27PM US Government Has 'No Right To Rummage' Through Anti-Trump Protest Website Logs, Says Judge
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:30PM FCC's Claim That One ISP Counts As 'Competition' Faces Scrutiny In Court
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:22PM PornHub Uses Computer Vision To ID Actors, Acts In Its Videos
Monday October 09, 2017 @08:57PM PSA: Microsoft Is Using Cortana To Read Your Private Skype Conversations
Monday October 09, 2017 @05:23PM Equifax Made Salary, Work History Available To Anyone With Your SSN and DOB
Monday October 09, 2017 @04:48PM Hulu Lowers Prices After Netflix Raises Theirs
Monday October 09, 2017 @04:22PM Google Uncovers Russia-Bought Ads On YouTube, Gmail and Other Platforms
Friday October 06, 2017 @10:02PM Java Coders Are Getting Bad Security Advice From Stack Overflow
Friday October 06, 2017 @08:36PM Publishers Take ResearchGate To Court, Seek Removal of Millions of Papers
Friday October 06, 2017 @07:56PM Disqus Confirms Over 17.5 Million Email Addresses Were Stolen In 2012 Hack of Its Comments Tool
Friday October 06, 2017 @07:30PM Browsers Will Store Credit Card Details Similar To How They Save Passwords
Friday October 06, 2017 @04:34PM Facebook Removed References To Russia From Fake-News Report
Friday October 06, 2017 @04:19PM 'Our Addiction To Links is Making Good Journalism Harder To Read'
Friday October 06, 2017 @04:03PM Regulate Facebook Like AIM
Thursday October 05, 2017 @07:01PM Amazon Is Testing Its Own Delivery Service To Rival FedEx, UPS
Thursday October 05, 2017 @04:34PM Nearly 4 Million People In US Still Subscribe To Netflix DVDs By Mail
Thursday October 05, 2017 @12:15PM Cloudflare Ditches Sites That Use Coinhive Mining "malware"
Thursday October 05, 2017 @11:07AM Microsoft Brings Edge To Android and IOS
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @07:28PM Mozilla To End All Firefox Support For XP, Vista In June 2018
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @05:14PM Facebook Fought Rules That Could Have Exposed Fake Russian Ads
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @05:46PM More Than 80 Percent of All Net Neutrality Comments Were Sent By Bots, Researchers Say
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @05:34PM Judge Recommends ISP, Search Engine Blocking of Sci-Hub In the US
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @02:37PM Google Chrome Will Block Tab-Under Behavior
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @11:02AM North Korea Gets Second Route To Internet Via Russia Link
Monday October 02, 2017 @06:43PM Ex-Verizon Lawyer Ajit Pai Confirmed To Second Term As FCC Chair
Monday October 02, 2017 @05:28PM Equifax Says 2.5 Million More Americans May Be Affected By Hack
Monday October 02, 2017 @04:42PM T-Mobile Won't Stop Claiming Its Network Is Faster Than Verizon's
Monday October 02, 2017 @04:10PM Microsoft Shutters Groove Music, Will Move Users To Spotify
Sunday October 01, 2017 @10:54PM How Cisco Fixed An Undocumented SSH Support Tunnel In Umbrella
Sunday October 01, 2017 @02:32PM ICANN Delays KSK Rollover Because of Lazy ISPs, Technical Faults
Saturday September 30, 2017 @06:24PM ICANN Delays KSK Rollover Because of Lazy ISPs, Technical Faults
Saturday September 30, 2017 @01:02PM Why Google's Gmail Phishing Warnings Give False Positives
Friday September 29, 2017 @10:40PM Steve Wozniak: Net Neutrality Rollback 'Will End the Internet As We Know It'
Friday September 29, 2017 @06:00PM Radical Leftists Built Their Own FOSS Alternative To Reddit After It Banned Them
Friday September 29, 2017 @04:42PM Department of Justice Demands Facebook Information From 'Anti-Administration Activists'
Friday September 29, 2017 @04:28PM South Korea Bans Initial Coin Offerings
Thursday September 28, 2017 @07:44PM EU Gives Ultimatum To Facebook and Twitter: Obey Us Or We'll Start Regulating
Thursday September 28, 2017 @05:58PM AT&T Seeks Supreme Court Review On Net Neutrality Rule
Thursday September 28, 2017 @05:42PM Twitter Suspends Hundreds of Accounts Linked To Russian Operatives
Thursday September 28, 2017 @12:02AM Homeland Security Plans To Collect Immigrants' Social Media Information
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @10:55PM Bell Canada Wants Pirate Websites Blocked For Canadians
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @10:45PM Internet Explorer Bug Leaks Whatever You Type In the Address Bar
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @03:35AM Russia Threatens To Shut Down Facebook Over Local Data Storage Laws
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @03:27AM Mozilla's 'Firefox Quantum' Browser Challenges Chrome In Speed
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @03:04AM Twitter Tests Doubling Character Limit For Tweets To 280
Monday September 25, 2017 @05:29PM Instagram Now Has 800 Million Monthly, 500 Million Daily Active Users
Monday September 25, 2017 @04:07PM China Blocks WhatsApp
Monday September 25, 2017 @03:43PM DDoS Attacks Will Now Be 'Something You Only Read About In The History Books', Says Cloudflare CEO
Monday September 25, 2017 @11:53AM Showtime Websites Are Mining Monero With Your CPU, Unclear If Hack Or Experiment
Sunday September 24, 2017 @06:36PM Google AMP Flaw Exploited By Russian Hackers Targeting Journalists
Saturday September 23, 2017 @06:22PM Spain's Crackdown on Catalonia Includes Internet Censorship
Friday September 22, 2017 @05:31PM Adobe Security Team Accidentally Posts Private PGP Key On Blog
Friday September 22, 2017 @04:36PM Google Experiment Tests Top 5 Browsers, Finds Safari Riddled With Security Bugs
Friday September 22, 2017 @03:38PM Move Over Connected Cows, the Internet of Bees Is Here
Thursday September 21, 2017 @04:21PM DC Court Rules Tracking Phones Without a Warrant Is Unconstitutional
Thursday September 21, 2017 @04:09PM EU Paid For Report That Said Piracy Isn't Harmful -- And Tried To Hide Findings
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:53PM Firefox For iOS Gets Tracking Protection, Firefox Focus For Android Gets Tabs
Thursday September 21, 2017 @02:27PM Corporations Just Quietly Changed How the Web Works
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @05:37PM Democrats Ask FEC To Create New Rules To Keep Foreign Influence Off Social Media Ads
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:58PM Amazon Customers Can Now Return Things For Free At Kohl's Or Whole Foods
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @06:01PM Popular Steam Extension 'Inventory Helper' Spies On Users, Says Report
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @05:20PM Twitter Suspends 300,000 Accounts Tied To Terrorism In 2017
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @04:53PM Google, Bing, Yahoo Data Retention Doesn't Improve Search Quality, Study Claims
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @04:30PM Pepe the Frog's Creator Is Sending Takedown Notices To Far-Right Sites
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @04:16PM EFF Resigns From Web Consortium In Wake of EME DRM Standardization
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @02:44PM Internet Is Having a Midlife Crisis
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @09:43AM Google Chrome Most Resilient Against Attacks, Researchers Find
Monday September 18, 2017 @05:32PM Jeweler Forged Judge's Signature To Force Google To Kill Negative Reviews
Monday September 18, 2017 @03:02PM Chrome To Force Domains Ending With Dev and Foo To HTTPS Via Preloaded HSTS
Monday September 18, 2017 @01:50PM HTML5 DRM Standard Is a Go
Sunday September 17, 2017 @07:43PM Americans Plan Massive 'Net Neutrality' Protest Next Week
Saturday September 16, 2017 @06:20PM Scientists Explore A Light Bulb-Based Based 10Gbps Li-Fi/5G Home Network
Saturday September 16, 2017 @11:41AM Security.txt Standard Proposed, Similar To Robots.txt
Saturday September 16, 2017 @09:03AM Security.txt Standard Proposed, Similar to Robots.txt
Friday September 15, 2017 @11:45PM Is Online Advertising Worthless?
Friday September 15, 2017 @06:59PM There Will Be 22 Million Cord Cutters By 2018, Says Report
Friday September 15, 2017 @06:32PM Google Chrome Will No Longer Autoplay Content With Sound In January 2018
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:21PM Warning: 'MetalKettle' Repository For Kodi Becomes Vulnerable After GitHub Takeover
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:13PM PewDiePie Is Inexcusable But DMCA Takedowns Are Not the Way To Fight Him
Friday September 15, 2017 @04:48PM Credit Karma To Launch Free ID Monitoring Following Equifax Hack
Thursday September 14, 2017 @08:17PM Facebook Enabled Advertisers To Reach 'Jew Haters'
Thursday September 14, 2017 @05:37PM First Ever Malvertising Campaign Uses JavaScript To Mine Cryptocurrencies In Your Browser
Thursday September 14, 2017 @05:04PM Spain Fines Facebook Over Tracking Users Without Consent
Thursday September 14, 2017 @04:47PM ISPs Claim a Privacy Law Would Weaken Online Security, Increase Pop-Ups
Thursday September 14, 2017 @03:41PM PSA: Google Will Delete Your Android Backups If Your Device Is Inactive For Two Months
Thursday September 14, 2017 @01:39PM Every Major Advertising Group Is Blasting Apple for Blocking Cookies in the Safari Browser
Thursday September 14, 2017 @09:19AM FTP Resources Will Be Marked Not Secure in Chrome Starting Later This Year
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @05:52PM Backdoor Found In WordPress Plugin With More Than 200,000 Installations
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @04:05PM Study Finds That Banning Trolls Works, To Some Degree
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @03:46PM EU Set To Demand Internet Firms Act Faster To Remove Illegal Content
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @08:23PM North Korea Is Dodging Sanctions With a Secret Bitcoin Stash
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @06:17PM At Least 1.65 Million Computers Are Mining Cryptocurrency For Hackers So Far This Year
Monday September 11, 2017 @06:50PM Google Publicly Releases Internal Developer Documentation Style Guide
Monday September 11, 2017 @06:31PM Amazon's Whole Foods Price Cuts Brought 25 Percent Jump In Shoppers
Monday September 11, 2017 @06:04PM Google Details Plan To Distrust Symantec Certificates
Monday September 11, 2017 @10:43AM I Downloaded an App. Suddenly, I was a Rescue Dispatcher.
Friday September 08, 2017 @07:30PM Firefox 57 Will Hide Search Bar and Use a Uni-Bar Approach, Like Chrome
Friday September 08, 2017 @04:26PM Ask Slashdot: What's a Practical Response To the Equifax Breach?
Friday September 08, 2017 @03:29PM Apple and Google Fix Browser Bug. Microsoft Does Not.
Thursday September 07, 2017 @05:12PM Facebook Finds a New Service To Copy: Tinder
Thursday September 07, 2017 @02:55PM AskSlashdot: How Do You See Your Life After Firefox 52 ESR?
Thursday September 07, 2017 @01:11PM Software To Capture Votes in Upcoming National Election is Insecure
Thursday September 07, 2017 @09:56AM Speed Report Finds T-Mobile and Xfinity Providing Fastest Mobile and Broadband Internet in US
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @06:19PM Facebook Sold Ads To Russian-Linked Accounts During Election
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @05:57PM Google Fiber Cuts Kansas City Resident's Internet Access Over 12 Cent Dispute
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @04:11PM Chrome 61 Arrives With JavaScript Modules, WebUSB Support
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @12:16PM EU Presidency Calls For Massive Internet Filtering, Leaked Document Shows
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @05:16PM Sci-Hub Faces $4.8 Million Piracy Damages and ISP Blocking
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:36PM Over 28 Million Records Stolen In Breach of Latin American Social Network Taringa
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:17PM Two-Thirds of Tech Workers Now Use a VPN, Survey Finds
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @10:41AM Chinese Man Jailed For Helping Net Users Evade State Blocks
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @10:25AM European Court Rules Companies Must Tell Employees of Email Checks
Sunday September 03, 2017 @02:01AM Some Instagram Employees Sell Verification For Thousands of Dollars
Saturday September 02, 2017 @05:24PM Hacking Group 'OurMine' Temporarily Redirected WikiLeaks DNS Service
Friday September 01, 2017 @04:52PM Nearly 3,000 Bitcoin Miners Exposed Online Via Telnet Ports, Without Passwords
Thursday August 31, 2017 @06:57PM Comcast Sues Vermont To Avoid Building 550 Miles of New Cable Lines
Thursday August 31, 2017 @04:43PM A Canadian University Gave $11 Million To a Scammer
Thursday August 31, 2017 @03:44PM The FCC Website Lets You Upload Malware Using Its Own Public API Key
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @02:45PM Kansas City Was First To Embrace Google Fiber, Now Its Broadband Future Is 'TBD'
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @09:00PM Massive New Spambot Ensnares 711,000,000 Email Addresses
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @04:36PM Rural America Is Building Its Own Internet Because No One Else Will
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @04:20PM One Day Left To Comment on the FCC's Plan To Kill Net Neutrality
Monday August 28, 2017 @11:40PM Popular YouTube Artist Uses AI To Record New Album
Monday August 28, 2017 @02:12PM A Year After Mirai: DVR Torture Chamber Test Shows Two Minutes Between Exploits
Monday August 28, 2017 @01:25PM How the NSA Identified Satoshi Nakamoto
Monday August 28, 2017 @11:15AM Google Takes Blame For Internet Disruption Across Japan
Sunday August 27, 2017 @09:28PM China Orders Internet Comments Linked To Real Identities
Sunday August 27, 2017 @02:33PM People Are Complete Suckers For Online Reviews
Friday August 25, 2017 @09:55PM China Plans To Launch the World's First 'Unhackable' Quantum Communication Network
Friday August 25, 2017 @04:36PM Germany, in a First, Shuts Down Left-Wing Extremist Website
Friday August 25, 2017 @04:19PM New Zealand High Court Rules Operation Against Kim Dotcom Was Illegal
Friday August 25, 2017 @02:15PM Why We Need To Decentralize The Web
Friday August 25, 2017 @01:31PM Chrome Will Soon Let You Permanently Mute Websites
Thursday August 24, 2017 @07:18PM DC Judge Approves Government Warrant For Data From Anti-Trump Website
Thursday August 24, 2017 @06:22PM AT&T's Slow 1.5Mbps Internet In Poor Neighborhoods Sparks Complaint To FCC
Thursday August 24, 2017 @05:47PM Ask Slashdot: How Much of Your Online Browsing Can Advertisers See?
Thursday August 24, 2017 @05:00PM A User Archived Nearly 2 Million Gigabytes of Porn to Test Amazon's 'Unlimited' Cloud Storage
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:42PM Chrome Adds Warning For Extensions That Take Over Your Proxy Settings
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:25PM Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Will Add Subscriptions For News Stories
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:11PM Google Invites Users To 'Check If You're Clinically Depressed'
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @04:04PM Wading Through AccuWeather's Response
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @03:10PM Google Unveils a New, Cheaper Networking Option For Cloud Customers: the Public Internet
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @09:58AM Wal-Mart To Enter Voice-Shopping Market Via Google Platform
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @09:49AM How a Tax Inspector Used Google Search To Locate the Founder of SilkRoad
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @09:10PM Verizon To Start Throttling All Smartphone Videos To 480p or 720p
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @06:39PM Mozilla Testing an Opt-Out System For Firefox Telemetry Collection
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @06:22PM Justice Department Walks Back Demand For Information On Anti-Trump Website
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @05:22PM Medium Will Now Pay Writers Based On How Many 'Claps' They Get
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @12:47PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Cloud Backup Solutions That You Recommend?
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @12:40PM Popular Weather App AccuWeather Caught Sending User Location Data, Even When Location Sharing is Off
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @12:33PM Code42 Says Crashplan Backup Service Will Discontinue All Personal Backup Plans
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @11:49AM Sonos Says Users Must Accept New Privacy Policy Or Devices May Cease To Function
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @11:21AM Two-Factor Authentication Fail: Identity Thieves Hijack Cellphone Accounts to Go After Virtual Currency
Monday August 21, 2017 @04:26PM Disney Will Price Streaming Service At $5 Per Month, Analyst Says
Monday August 21, 2017 @02:20PM Cord-Cutting Still Doesn't Beat the Cable Bundle
Monday August 21, 2017 @12:43PM Supreme Court Asked To Nullify the Google Trademark
Monday August 21, 2017 @10:58AM UK.gov To Treat Online Abuse as Seriously as Hate Crime in Real Life
Sunday August 20, 2017 @06:22PM 50,000 Users Test New Anti-Censorship Tool TapDance
Saturday August 19, 2017 @06:13PM Google Warns Webmasters About Insecure HTTP Web Forms
Friday August 18, 2017 @06:31PM Google and ProPublica Team Up To Build a National Hate Crime Database
Friday August 18, 2017 @04:21PM Google Explains Why It Banned the App For Gab, a Right-Wing Twitter Rival
Friday August 18, 2017 @02:30PM Info on 1.8M Chicago Voters Was Publicly Accessible, But Now Removed From Cloud Service
Thursday August 17, 2017 @05:31PM Video Is Coming To Reddit
Thursday August 17, 2017 @04:49PM Facebook Downranks Video Clickbait and Fake Play Buttons
Thursday August 17, 2017 @04:13PM Judge Dismisses AT&T's Attempt To Stall Google Fiber Construction In Louisville
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @06:17PM Cloudflare is the One Tech Company Still Sticking By Neo-Nazi Websites
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @06:02PM Cloudflare Stops Supporting Neo-Nazi Site The Daily Stormer
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @04:56PM Roku Gets Tough On Pirate Channels, Warns Users
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @04:15PM The Tesler 2 Binary Options Robot Scam
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @04:03PM YouTube Has An Illegal TV Streaming Problem
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @06:55PM WordPress Bans Fascist Website Linked To Charlottesville Killer
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @04:31PM Neo-Nazi Site The Daily Stormer Moves To Dark Web After Shutdown
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @03:09PM No Cash For Hate, Say Mainstream Crowdfunding Firms
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @09:03AM 64-bit Firefox is the New Default on 64-bit Windows
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @06:27AM Mozilla Will Kill Legacy Firefox Add-Ons in Exactly Three Months
Monday August 14, 2017 @09:33PM Google Pays Apple $3 Billion Per Year To Remain On the iPhone, Analyst Says
Monday August 14, 2017 @09:16PM In Less Than Five Years, 45 Billion Cameras Will Be Watching Us
Monday August 14, 2017 @07:25PM Justice Department Demands 1.3 Million IP Addresses Related To Anti-Trump Website
Monday August 14, 2017 @05:34PM Trump Can Block People On Twitter If He Wants, Administration Says
Monday August 14, 2017 @02:30PM Google Cancels Domain Registration For Neo-Nazi Website Daily Stormer
Monday August 14, 2017 @02:21PM I Bought a Book About the Internet From 1994 and None of the Links Worked
Monday August 14, 2017 @09:44AM GoDaddy Expels Neo-Nazi Site Over Article On Charlottesville Victim
Saturday August 12, 2017 @08:50PM 28 Years Later, Pioneering Tech Magazine 'Mondo 2000' Relaunches Online
Saturday August 12, 2017 @06:42PM 'I'm a Teapot' Error Code Saved From Extinction By Public Outcry
Friday August 11, 2017 @05:21PM Netflix Discussing Keeping Streaming Rights To Disney's Marvel, Star Wars Films
Friday August 11, 2017 @04:53PM SoundCloud Saved By $170 Million Emergency Funding As CEO Steps Aside
Friday August 11, 2017 @04:10PM FCC Extends Net Neutrality Comment Period By Two Weeks
Friday August 11, 2017 @08:34AM Safari Should Display Favicons in Its Tabs
Thursday August 10, 2017 @04:31PM Password Power Rankings: a Look At the Practices of 40+ Popular Websites