Slashdot Items Tagged "communications"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @05:52PM Revealed: How One Amazon Kindle Scam Made Millions of Dollars
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @05:33PM FCC Official Asks Agency To Investigate Ban On Journalists' Wi-Fi Personal Hotspots At Debate
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @04:42PM OVH Hosting Suffers From Record 1Tbps DDoS Attack Driven By 150K Devices
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @04:26PM Google's New Translation Software Powered By Brainlike Artificial Intelligence
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @01:12AM YouTube-MP3 Ripping Site Sued By IFPI, RIAA and BPI
Monday September 26, 2016 @07:55PM Windows 10 Will Soon Run Edge In a Virtual Machine To Keep You Safe
Monday September 26, 2016 @07:30PM Trump Takes On 'Crooked Hillary' With Snapchat Geofilter
Monday September 26, 2016 @06:22PM Republicans Say Obama Administration Is Giving Away the Internet
Monday September 26, 2016 @04:49PM ISP To FCC: Using The Internet Is Like Eating Oreos
Friday September 23, 2016 @11:37PM Why the Silencing of KrebsOnSecurity Opens a Troubling Chapter For the Internet
Friday September 23, 2016 @10:43PM The Verge's Deputy Editor Chris Ziegler Was Secretly Working For Apple For Two Months
Friday September 23, 2016 @07:30PM 40 Percent of Organizations Store Admin Passwords In Word Documents, Says Survey
Friday September 23, 2016 @05:24PM UPS Is Starting To Test Drone Deliveries In the US
Friday September 23, 2016 @05:10PM VR Devs Pull Support For Oculus Rift Until Palmer Luckey Steps Down
Friday September 23, 2016 @03:45PM Judge Skewers Oracle Attorney For Revealing Google, Apple Trade Secrets
Friday September 23, 2016 @03:09PM Google To Introduce Google Wifi, Google Home and 4K Chromecast Ultra Devices On October 4th
Thursday September 22, 2016 @11:23PM Oculus Founder Palmer Luckey Is Secretly Funding Trump's Meme Machine
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:36PM Taiwan Asks Google To Blur Its Military Facilities In South China Sea
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:33PM Verizon Says It Knows You Don't Need Unlimited Data
Thursday September 22, 2016 @11:51AM Charter Fights FCC's Attempt To Uncover 'Hidden' Cable Modem Fees
Thursday September 22, 2016 @12:58AM Scientists Discover That Horses Can Use Symbols To Talk To Us
Thursday September 22, 2016 @12:35AM Oversight Orders Reddit To Preserve Deleted Posts In Clinton Investigation
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @07:31PM Appeals Court Decision Kills North Carolina Town's Gigabit Internet
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @06:41PM Trump Opposes Plan For US To Hand Over Internet Oversight To a Global Governance
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @05:31PM W3C Set To Publish HTML 5.1, Work Already Started On HTML 5.2
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @05:10PM Reddit Brings Down North Korea's Entire Internet
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @04:34PM Blizzard Is Getting Rid of the Battle.net Name
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @04:26PM Nokia Says It Can Deliver Internet 1,000x Faster Than Google Fiber
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @02:56AM Google Allo Messaging App Launches For iOS and Android
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @06:24PM MIT Scientists Use Radio Waves To Sense Human Emotions
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @06:02PM Quantum Teleportation Achieved Over 7km of Cable
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @05:11PM Microsoft Will 'Solve' Cancer Within The Next 10 Years By Treating It Like A Computer Virus, Says Company
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @03:40PM North Korea Has Just 28 Websites
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @02:38PM AT&T Is Phasing Out the U-Verse Video, Broadband Brand
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @10:42AM Comcast Will Launch a Wireless Service Next Year
Monday September 19, 2016 @10:25PM Federal Judge Rules Bitcoin Is Money In Case Tied To JPMorgan Hack
Monday September 19, 2016 @07:25PM AT&T and Comcast Helped Elected Official Write Plan To Stall Google Fiber
Monday September 19, 2016 @07:04PM Anonymous Hacker Explains His Attack On Boston Children's Hospital
Monday September 19, 2016 @06:39PM Computer Specialist Who Deleted Clinton Emails May Have Asked Reddit For Tips
Monday September 19, 2016 @05:22PM UK Standards Body Issues Official Guidance On Robot Ethics
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:50PM Google Launches 'Google Trips' Personalized Travel Planner
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:19PM Cable Lobby Tries To Make You Forget That It Represents Cable Companies
Saturday September 17, 2016 @07:10PM The Ham Radio Parity Act Unanimously Passed By US House
Friday September 16, 2016 @11:01PM iPhone 7 Home Button Now Requires Skin Contact To Work
Friday September 16, 2016 @07:33PM 'Government Abuse' of the Internet Makes Some People More Equal Than Others, Says Study
Friday September 16, 2016 @05:58PM 26% of Netflix Users May Cancel Cable TV This Year, Says Survey
Friday September 16, 2016 @05:31PM NYPD Says Talking About Its IMSI Catchers Would Make Them Vulnerable To Hacking
Friday September 16, 2016 @03:02PM Woman Faces $9,100 Verizon Bill For Data She Says She Didn't Use
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:34PM FBI Agent Posing As Journalist To Deliver Malware To Suspect Was Fine, Says DOJ
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:23PM Xiaomi Can Silently Install Any App On Your Android Phone Using A Backdoor
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:00PM FCC Republicans Refused To Give Congress Net Neutrality Documents
Thursday September 15, 2016 @01:25AM FBI Director James Comey: Cover Up Your Webcam
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @09:17PM Samsung Stops Airing Galaxy Note 7 Commercials, Preps Early Launch of Galaxy S8
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @08:46PM None of Your Pixelated or Blurred Information Will Stay Safe On The Internet
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @06:42PM A Teenage Hacker Figured Out How To Get Free Data On His Phone
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @05:26PM EU Commission Proposes Mandatory Piracy Filters For Online Services
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @04:08PM Hacker George Hotz Unveils $999 Self-Driving Add-On
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:45PM Google-Funded Free Wi-Fi Kiosks Are Scrapping Web Browsing Because Too Many People Were Using it For Porn
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:23PM NYC Threatens To Sue Verizon Over FiOS Shortfalls
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:13PM Google Is Offering $200K To Hack Android Phones Using Email and A Phone Number
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @10:51AM New EU Rules Promise 100Mbps Broadband and Free Wi-Fi For All
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @01:56AM Robots Will Eliminate 6% of All US Jobs By 2021, Says Report
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @10:57PM Guccifer 2.0 Releases More DNC Documents
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @07:23PM Amazon Adds Audiobooks and Podcasts To Prime Membership
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @06:38PM Stanford Engineers Propose A Technology To Break The Net Neutrality Deadlock
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @06:06PM YouTube Gets Its Own Social Network With Launch of YouTube Community
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @05:37PM New York Fines Viacom, Mattel and Hasbro For Tracking Kids Online
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @04:37PM ClixSense Suffers Massive Data Breach, 6.6 Million Users Compromised
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @04:30PM Pokemon Go's Paying Population Drops By 79% -- Still Most Profitable Mobile App In The US
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @12:39AM Twitter Will Extend Its 140 Character Limit On September 19th
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @12:15AM Instagram Rolls Out 'Keyword Moderation Tool' That Will Filter Out Offensive Comments
Monday September 12, 2016 @07:34PM Yelp Is Not Liable For Negative Rating 'Stars' On Website, Says Appeals Court
Monday September 12, 2016 @05:50PM ACLU Is Launching A Campaign To Convince President Obama To Pardon Edward Snowden
Monday September 12, 2016 @02:04PM Netflix Pushes FCC To Crack Down On Data Caps
Friday September 09, 2016 @05:45PM CPSC: Stop Using The Samsung Galaxy Note 7
Thursday September 08, 2016 @06:28PM Airbnb Unveils Changes To Address Racial Discrimination
Thursday September 08, 2016 @05:48PM Researcher Gets 20 Days In Prison For Hacking State Websites As Political Stunt
Thursday September 08, 2016 @05:21PM Wells Fargo Fires 5,300 Employees For Creating Millions of Phony Accounts
Thursday September 08, 2016 @04:02PM Linking Without Permission Violates Copyright, Rules EU Court
Thursday September 08, 2016 @02:36PM FCC Chief To Unveil Revised Plan To Eliminate Cable Boxes
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @07:28PM Apple Cites 'Courage' As Reason To Remove 3.5mm Headphone Jack
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @04:49PM Canadian Telecoms Will Try to Justify Their 'Ripoff' TV Plans Today
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @04:48PM Modified USB Ethernet Adapter Can Steal Windows and Mac Credentials
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @07:46PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Anonymous Ways To Pay For Goods and Services?
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @07:16PM Google Uses Surface Books To Show Off Chrome Battery Improvements
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @06:53PM Apple To Unveil 'AirPods' That Use Custom Bluetooth Chip
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @05:46PM T-Mobile To Boost Its LTE Speeds To 400 Mbps
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @05:23PM New Snowden Leaks Reveal More About NSA Satellite Eavesdropping
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @05:04PM Yelp Launches Public Bug Bounty Program
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @03:29PM Microsoft Working On Skype Teams, Its Slack Competitor
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @01:43AM 'Catastrophic' DDoS Attack Hits Linode Servers Over Labor Day Weekend
Monday September 05, 2016 @05:56PM Satellite Owner Says SpaceX Owes $50 Million Or Free Flight
Monday September 05, 2016 @04:52PM Adobe Resurrects Flash Player On Linux
Monday September 05, 2016 @04:05PM IFA 2016 Award Winners
Saturday September 03, 2016 @02:50AM Facebook Engineers Crash Data Centers In Real-World Stress Test
Friday September 02, 2016 @09:46PM Feds Spend Nearly $500K To 'Combat Online Trolling'
Friday September 02, 2016 @05:43PM Verizon Now Offers 'Unlimited' Data On All Plans, Without $5 Fee
Friday September 02, 2016 @04:14PM Police Seize Two 'Perfect Privacy' VPN Servers
Friday September 02, 2016 @12:40AM Lawsuit Accuses Warriors' Mobile App of Eavesdropping On Fans -- Even When Not In Use
Thursday September 01, 2016 @04:01PM Microsoft Deprecating 'Obsolete' SmartScreen Spam Filters In Outlook and Exchange
Thursday September 01, 2016 @10:11AM India's Richest Man Launches 4G LTE Network, Offers Unlimited Free Voice Calls
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @08:49PM Staff Breach At OneLogin Exposes Password Storage Feature
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @08:04PM Tiny Particle Blows Hole In European Satellite's Solar Panel
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @07:36PM One of Europe's Biggest Companies Loses 40 Million Euros In Online Scam
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @05:50PM Samsung Unveils Gear S3 Classic and Frontier Smartwatches Powered By Tizen
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @07:01PM Revived Lawsuit Says Twitter DMs Are Like Handing ISIS a Satellite Phone
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @06:42PM Researchers Map Locations of 4,669 Servers In Netflix's Content Delivery Network
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @04:53PM Google Login Bug Allows Credential Theft
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @04:28PM Google Integrates Cast Into Chrome, No Extension Required
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @04:04PM Study: 33% of Facebook Users Want Less News In Their Feed
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @02:23AM Grumpy Cat Wants $600K From 'Pirating' Coffee Maker
Monday August 29, 2016 @04:19PM US Appeals Court Dismisses AT&T Data Throttling Lawsuit
Monday August 29, 2016 @03:41PM Verizon Switches On LTE Advanced In 461 Cities -- Is Your Phone Compatible?
Monday August 29, 2016 @03:32PM T-Mobile is Making Its 'Unlimited' Data Plan Even More Confusing
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