Slashdot Items Tagged "politics"

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Saturday December 03, 2016 @02:32PM Drupal Event Apologizes For Giving Out Copies Of Playboy
Friday December 02, 2016 @05:13PM China Is Censoring People's Chats Without Them Even Knowing About It
Friday December 02, 2016 @05:13PM Russia Says Foreign Spies Plan Cyber Attack On Banking System
Friday December 02, 2016 @05:13PM Facebook Commits Millions to Help Silicon Valley's Have-Nots
Friday December 02, 2016 @05:13PM Climate Change Will Stir 'Unimaginable' Refugee Crisis, Says Military
Thursday December 01, 2016 @09:30PM French Man Sentenced To Two Years In Prison For Visiting Pro-ISIS Websites
Thursday December 01, 2016 @04:11PM Destructive Hacks Strike Saudi Arabia, Posing Challenge to Trump
Thursday December 01, 2016 @12:15PM Mozilla Puts New Money To Use Fighting For 'Internet Health'
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 @03:38PM FBI To Gain Expanded Hacking Powers as Senate Effort To Block Fails
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @01:55PM The Internet Archive Is Building a Canadian Copy To Protect Itself From Trump
Monday November 28, 2016 @10:39PM Great Barrier Reef Has Worst Coral Die-Off Ever, Report Finds
Sunday November 27, 2016 @07:53PM Online Pranksters Mock Trump's $149 Christmas Ornament, Rename Trump Tower on Google Maps
Saturday November 26, 2016 @11:34PM Will Trump Protect America's IT Workers From H-1B Visa Abuses?
Saturday November 26, 2016 @12:49AM Lawrence Lessig Calls For The Electoral College to Choose Clinton Over Trump
Friday November 25, 2016 @11:45PM Russian Propaganda Effort Helped Spread 'Fake News' During Election, Experts Say
Friday November 25, 2016 @11:42PM 6 Major Countries Have Recently Announced Plans To Phase-Out All Coal-Fired Power Plants
Friday November 25, 2016 @10:25PM Advertising Company AppNexus Bans Breitbart News Over Hate Speech
Friday November 25, 2016 @06:10PM Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn Had 'Forbidden' Internet Connection At the Pentagon, Says Report
Friday November 25, 2016 @02:03PM Green Party Calls For Recount, Wants To Push For Open-Source Voting Machines
Friday November 25, 2016 @12:49AM Slashdot Asks: Will Farming Be Fully Automated in the Future?
Thursday November 24, 2016 @12:08PM Russian Hacker Conspiracy Theory is Weak, But the Case For Paper Ballots is Strong
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @04:00PM Trump Says He's Going To 'Get Apple To Build a Big Plant In the United States'
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @02:09PM Snowden Can Be Asked To Testify In Person In Germany NSA Probe
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @01:55PM Trump To Scrap NASA Climate Research In Crackdown On 'Politicized Science'
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @10:14AM Clinton Urged To Challenge Election Results Due To Possible Hacking [Update]
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @11:57PM American Computer Scientists Grace Hopper, Margaret Hamilton Receive Presidential Medals of Freedom
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @06:25PM Trump Admits 'Some Connectivity' Between Climate Change and Human Activity
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:32PM Google Search Results Have Liberal Bias, Study Finds
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @10:25AM Sea Ice In Arctic and Antarctic Is At Record Low Levels This Year
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @09:33AM Trump: I'll Ditch TPP Trade Deal on Day One of My Presidency
Monday November 21, 2016 @05:55PM Trump Names Two Opponents of Net Neutrality To Oversee FCC Transition Team
Monday November 21, 2016 @05:25PM US Sets Plan To Build Two Exascale Supercomputers
Sunday November 20, 2016 @12:52AM Snopes.com Editor on Fake News: Social Media Is Not the Problem
Saturday November 19, 2016 @10:21PM Feeding Seaweed To Cows Eliminates Methane Emissions
Saturday November 19, 2016 @04:49PM Dutch Science Academy Plans A Women-Only Election
Saturday November 19, 2016 @02:51PM Mark Zuckerberg Announces Facebook Will Fight Fake News -- Next To An Ad With Fake News
Saturday November 19, 2016 @12:43AM Should Domain-Name Registrations Require A Verifiable Real Name?
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:22PM NSA Chief: Nation-State Made 'Conscious Effort' To Sway US Presidential Election
Thursday November 17, 2016 @12:37PM Britain Has Passed the 'Most Extreme Surveillance Law Ever Passed in a Democracy'
Thursday November 17, 2016 @11:43AM James Clapper, US Director of National Intelligence, Has Resigned
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @11:14PM Steve Bannon Suggests Having Too Many Asian Tech CEOs Undermines 'Civic Society'
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @07:52PM FCC Abides By GOP Request To Stop What It's Doing, Deletes Everything From Meeting Agenda
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 @03:33PM China Tells Trump Climate Change Isn't a Hoax it Invented
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @09:02AM The Internet Association, Whose Members Include Amazon, Facebook and Google, Writes Open Letter To Donald Trump
Monday November 14, 2016 @11:18PM US Internet Firms Ask Trump To Support Encryption, Ease Regulations
Monday November 14, 2016 @03:56PM Google Surfaces Fake News About Election Results
Monday November 14, 2016 @07:40AM China Threatens To Cut Sales of iPhones and US Cars if 'Naive' Trump Pursues Trade War
Monday November 14, 2016 @03:36AM Are Tesla Crashes Balanced Out By The Lives That They Save?
Monday November 14, 2016 @03:32AM Another Study Finds Earth's CO2 Emissions Have Flattened Over The Last Three Years
Sunday November 13, 2016 @09:27PM Is Technology A Bigger Story Than Donald Trump?
Sunday November 13, 2016 @03:02AM Children Can Now Sue The US Government Over Climate Change
Saturday November 12, 2016 @08:39PM Will Trump's Presidency Bring More Surveillance To The US?
Saturday November 12, 2016 @12:56AM Earth's Plants Are Countering Some of the Effects of Climate Change
Friday November 11, 2016 @07:05PM WikiLeaks Calls for Pardons From President Obama -- Or President Trump
Friday November 11, 2016 @05:50PM Peter Thiel Is Joining Donald Trump's Transition Team
Friday November 11, 2016 @01:12AM How President Trump Could Destroy Net Neutrality
Friday November 11, 2016 @01:11AM Trump Picks Top Climate Skeptic To Lead EPA Transition
Friday November 11, 2016 @01:11AM Drinking a Can of Sugary Soda Every Day Can Boost a Person's Risk For Prediabetes, Study Finds
Thursday November 10, 2016 @02:59PM Russian Hackers Launch Targeted Cyberattacks Hours After Trump's Win
Thursday November 10, 2016 @12:47PM Facebook on its Fake News Problem: 'There's So Much More We Need To Do'
Thursday November 10, 2016 @10:50AM Silicon Valley Investors Call For California To Secede From the US After Trump Win
Thursday November 10, 2016 @09:57AM Russia Says it Was in Touch With Trump Campaign During Election
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:04PM Donald Trump Won Because of Facebook
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @04:14PM Slashdot Asks: Should The US Abolish The Electoral College?
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @10:37AM Automakers, Dependent on Mexico, Face a Rougher Road with Trump
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @08:23AM Bitcoin Boosted by Safe-Haven Demand After Trump Victory
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @08:14AM What the Trump Win Means For Tech and Science
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @03:16AM Donald Trump Wins US Presidency
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @05:03PM 4chan May Have Brought Down Pro-Clinton Phone Lines Before Election Day
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @02:46PM Ask Slashdot: Should Web Browsers Have 'Fact Checking' Capability Built-In?
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @08:54AM US President Barack Obama Criticizes Facebook of Spreading Fake Stories
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:18PM Uber, Lyft, Zipcar Offer Free Or Discounted Rides To Polls On Election Day
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:49PM Google Will Display Election Results As Soon As Polls Close
Monday November 07, 2016 @02:21PM Edward Snowden Kills Team Trump's Conspiracy Theory By Explaining How The FBI Can Quickly Comb Through Email
Monday November 07, 2016 @09:40AM Wikipedia's Not as Biased as You Might Think, Say Harvard Researchers
Sunday November 06, 2016 @10:01PM Security Firm Shows How To Hack a US Voting Machine
Sunday November 06, 2016 @08:14AM Security Firm Shows How to Hack a US Voting Machine
Saturday November 05, 2016 @09:44PM Secret Service, DHS Scramble To Secure America's Election
Friday November 04, 2016 @06:08PM Teenagers In Macedonia Launch Fake Pro-Trump Sites To Earn Money
Friday November 04, 2016 @05:12PM Why a Theoretical Physicist Wants All State Bills To Be Online Before Final Vote
Friday November 04, 2016 @04:53PM The DNC Has Told FBI It Found Evidence Its Headquarters Was Bugged
Thursday November 03, 2016 @05:18PM Judge Refuses To Block New York 'Ballot Selfie' Law
Thursday November 03, 2016 @07:38AM UK's Brexit Cannot Pass Without Parliament Approval
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @06:12PM Newly Published WikiLeaks Emails Show Clinton Campaign Communicated With State Department
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @03:55PM Trump Organization Owns More Than 3,600 Domain Names, Many of Which Bash Trump
Monday October 31, 2016 @08:09PM Computer Scientists Believe a Trump Server Was Communicating With a Russian Bank
Monday October 31, 2016 @07:03PM Google's Schmidt Drew Up Draft Plan For Clinton In 2014
Monday October 31, 2016 @11:19AM NASA Scientists Suggest We've Been Underestimating Sea Level Rise
Sunday October 30, 2016 @05:00PM Pirate Party Gains Seats In Iceland's Election
Sunday October 30, 2016 @04:21PM 'Armies' of Twitter Bots Bolster Both The Trump And Clinton Campaigns
Saturday October 29, 2016 @08:16PM Payback? Russia Gets Hacked, Revealing Putin Aide's Secrets
Friday October 28, 2016 @01:29PM FBI Probes Newly Discovered Hillary Clinton Emails and Reopens Investigation
Friday October 28, 2016 @12:14PM Lawsuit Seeks To Block New York Ban On 'Ballot Selfies'
Friday October 28, 2016 @12:14PM Climate Change Rate To Turn Southern Spain To Desert By 2100, Report Warns
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @01:04AM Latest WikiLeaks Reveal Suggests Facebook Is Too Close For Comfort With Clinton
Monday October 24, 2016 @02:40PM Climate Change Could Cross Key Threshold in a Decade, Scientists Say
Saturday October 22, 2016 @01:07PM John McAfee Thinks North Korea Hacked Dyn, and Iran Hacked the DNC
Friday October 21, 2016 @11:17PM Should Journalists Ignore Some Leaked Emails?
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:45PM 'Anonymous' Hacker Indicted As His Hunger Strike Continues
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:09PM AI Platform Assesses Trump's and Clinton's Emotional Intelligence
Thursday October 20, 2016 @03:11PM How Hackers Broke Into John Podesta and Colin Powell's Gmail Accounts
Thursday October 20, 2016 @06:11AM Hillary Clinton's Campaign Creates Way To Make Money From Donald Trump's Tweets
Thursday October 20, 2016 @06:10AM Stanford Researchers Release Virtual-Reality Simulation That Transports Users To Ocean of the Future
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:50PM Mark Zuckerberg Defends Peter Thiel's Trump Ties In Internal Memo
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:11PM Donald Trump Running Insecure Email Servers
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
Sunday October 16, 2016 @06:44PM Report: Russian Hackers Phished The DNC And Clinton Campaign Using Fake Gmail Forms
Sunday October 16, 2016 @12:28AM Transcripts of Clinton's Wall Street Talks Released in New Wikileaks Dump
Saturday October 15, 2016 @08:07PM CIA Prepping For Possible Cyber Strike Against Russia
Saturday October 15, 2016 @10:30AM Top Democrats Request FBI Investigation of Trump Campaign Ties To Russia Over Hacking
Thursday October 13, 2016 @07:44PM Ken Bone May Have Violated FTC Guidelines With Uber Tweet
Thursday October 13, 2016 @06:44PM Google News Introduces Fact Check Feature -- Just In Time For the US Election
Thursday October 13, 2016 @04:25PM President Obama Orders Government To Plan For 'Space Weather'
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:25PM 4Chan Hackers Claim To Have Remotely Wiped John Podesta's iPhone and iPad
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @03:39PM Senator Wants Nationwide, All-Mail Voting To Counter Election Hacks
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @09:39PM Toyota Raises Concerns About California Self-Driving Oversight, Calls It 'Preposterous'
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:51PM White House Vows 'Proportional' Response For Russian DNC Hack
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @09:13AM WikiLeaks Publishes Cryptic UFO Emails Sent To Clinton Campaign From Former Blink 182 Singer
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @12:29AM Climate Change Doubled the Size of Forest Fires In Western US, Says Study
Monday October 10, 2016 @05:03PM UK Is Banning Apple Watch From Cabinet Meetings Over Russian Hacking Fears
Monday October 10, 2016 @03:01PM WikiLeaks Posts 2,000 More Emails From John Podesta
Monday October 10, 2016 @08:56AM Milo Yiannopoulos Wants To Buy 4Chan, Promises Free Speech Haven
Monday October 10, 2016 @07:22AM Melinda Gates Was Encouraged To Use an Apple and BASIC. Her Daughters Were Not.
Monday October 10, 2016 @07:18AM Clinton Responds To WikiLeaks During Debate, And Blames Russian Hackers
Monday October 10, 2016 @12:43AM Dilbert Creator Scott Adams Endorses Gary Johnson For President
Sunday October 09, 2016 @05:02PM Sean Parker Contributes $9 Million As States Push To Legalize Marijuana
Sunday October 09, 2016 @04:29PM More Software Engineers Over Age 40 May Join a Lawsuit Against Google
Sunday October 09, 2016 @04:29PM Are Tech Firms Liable For What Their Users Post?
Sunday October 09, 2016 @04:28PM Dropbox, Google Drive, GitHub and Microsoft OneDrive Cloud Services Blocked In Turkey
Sunday October 09, 2016 @04:28PM Germany Calls For a Ban On Combustion Engine Cars By 2030
Saturday October 08, 2016 @07:20PM One U.S. Election-System Vendor Is Using Developers in Serbia
Saturday October 08, 2016 @05:02PM Can We Really Stop Climate Change By 'Capturing' Carbon?
Saturday October 08, 2016 @03:22PM WikiLeaks Releases Paid Clinton Speech Excerpts, And Threatens To Expose Google
Friday October 07, 2016 @03:05PM US Intel Officially Blames the Russian Government For Hacking DNC
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @09:14AM Yahoo Secretly Scanned Customer Emails For US Intelligence
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @09:12AM Apple, Google, Microsoft: We Have No Government Email Scanning Program Like Yahoo's
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @09:12AM 'Great Pacific Garbage Patch' Far Bigger Than Imagined, Aerial Survey Shows
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @10:40PM Indonesia Wants To Criminalize Memes
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @03:55PM Guccifer 2.0 Dumps a Bunch of Clinton Foundation Donor Data
Monday October 03, 2016 @05:59PM FBI Agreed To Destroy Laptops of Clinton Aides With Immunity Deal, Sources Say
Sunday October 02, 2016 @08:14PM WikiLeaks' Big Tuesday Announcement Will Now Take Place Via Video
Saturday October 01, 2016 @10:30PM Online Journalists Launch An Onslaught Against Donald Trump
Saturday October 01, 2016 @03:04PM Pennsylvania's Voting Machines Are Running Windows XP
Saturday October 01, 2016 @05:50AM Feds Go After Mylan For Scamming Medicaid Out of Millions On EpiPen Pricing
Saturday October 01, 2016 @12:21AM Federal Prosecutors Actually Prosecute H1-B Fraud
Friday September 30, 2016 @03:15PM Newsweek Website Attacked After Report On Trump, Cuban Embargo
Friday September 30, 2016 @06:59AM The Americas Are Now Officially 'Measles-Free'
Thursday September 29, 2016 @10:22PM Oscar Winners, Sports Stars and Bill Gates Are Building Lavish Bunkers
Thursday September 29, 2016 @03:20PM Four States Sue To Stop Internet Transition
Thursday September 29, 2016 @12:17AM Comey Denies Clinton Email 'Reddit' Cover-Up
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @04:33PM US Believes Hackers Are Shielded By Russia To Hide Its Role In Cyberintrusions: WSJ
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @12:07AM Anti-Defamation League Declares Pepe the Frog a Hate Symbol
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @06:36PM FBI Investigating Possible Hack of Democratic Party Staffer Cell Phones
Monday September 26, 2016 @09:45PM Study: Earth Is At Its Warmest In 120,000 Years
Monday September 26, 2016 @06:30PM Trump Takes On 'Crooked Hillary' With Snapchat Geofilter
Monday September 26, 2016 @05:22PM Republicans Say Obama Administration Is Giving Away the Internet
Monday September 26, 2016 @07:29AM Amazon Pursues More Renewable Energy, Following Google, Apple, And Facebook
Sunday September 25, 2016 @02:30PM Scientists Study How Non-Scientists Deny Climate Change
Saturday September 24, 2016 @12:12PM US Panel Extends Nuclear Power Tax Credit
Friday September 23, 2016 @11:47PM Senators Accuse Russia Of Disrupting US Election
Friday September 23, 2016 @07:28PM VR Devs Pull Support For Oculus Rift Until Palmer Luckey Steps Down
Thursday September 22, 2016 @10:23PM Oculus Founder Palmer Luckey Is Secretly Funding Trump's Meme Machine
Thursday September 22, 2016 @07:51PM Senate Panel Authorizes Money For Mission To Mars
Thursday September 22, 2016 @03:36PM Taiwan Asks Google To Blur Its Military Facilities In South China Sea
Thursday September 22, 2016 @03:04PM Hacker Leaks Michelle Obama's Passport
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @11:35PM Oversight Orders Reddit To Preserve Deleted Posts In Clinton Investigation
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @05:41PM Trump Opposes Plan For US To Hand Over Internet Oversight To a Global Governance
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @12:01AM North Korea Has Just 28 Websites
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @10:26AM Hackers Offer a DIY Alternative To The $600 EpiPen
Monday September 19, 2016 @10:45PM NASA: Arctic Sea Ice 2nd-Lowest On Record
Monday September 19, 2016 @05:39PM Computer Specialist Who Deleted Clinton Emails May Have Asked Reddit For Tips
Sunday September 18, 2016 @04:33PM Robot Handcuffed and Arrested At Moscow Rally
Sunday September 18, 2016 @03:23PM Assange Agrees to US Prison If Obama Pardons Chelsea Manning
Sunday September 18, 2016 @12:41PM Oregon Settles $6 Billion Lawsuit Over Oracle's Botched Healthcare Website
Saturday September 17, 2016 @08:52PM Ask Slashdot: Why Aren't Techies Improving The World?
Thursday September 15, 2016 @02:00PM FCC Republicans Refused To Give Congress Net Neutrality Documents
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @04:43PM Colin Powell's Private Email Account Has Been Hacked
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @09:57PM Guccifer 2.0 Releases More DNC Documents
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @08:31PM World Anti-Doping Agency Says It Was Hacked By Russia
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @05:38PM Stanford Engineers Propose A Technology To Break The Net Neutrality Deadlock
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @05:19PM Edward Snowden Makes 'Moral' Case For Presidential Pardon
Sunday September 11, 2016 @05:09PM Are Governments Denying Internet Access To Their Political Opponents?
Friday September 09, 2016 @10:08PM Facebook Features 9/11 Conspiracy Theory as 'Trending'
Friday September 09, 2016 @10:53AM Facebook Co-Founder Commits $20 Million To Help Defeat Trump
Friday September 09, 2016 @01:41AM AAPS Doctors Run Survey On Hillary Clinton's Health