Slashdot Items Tagged "internet"

Date / Time Story
Thursday May 25, 2017 @03:31PM Malvertising Campaign Finds a Way Around Ad Blockers
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @09:25AM Web Inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee Slams UK and US Internet Plans
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @07:12AM The Dark Web Has Shrunk by 85%
Friday February 17, 2017 @02:38PM Malta IT Law Association says new Law is Threat to Internet Freedom in Malta
Sunday February 12, 2017 @08:10AM Wikipedia Comments Destroyed by a Few Highly Toxic Users
Monday October 03, 2016 @07:13PM CloudFlare Working On New System That Removes CAPTCHAs For Tor Users
Saturday September 17, 2016 @02:17PM Google Creates New Algorithm for Handling Web Traffic Congestion
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @05:16PM EU Exploring Idea of Using Government ID Cards as Mandatory Online Logins
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @07:24PM Iraq Shuts Down Internet in Entire Country to Prevent Exam Cheating
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @10:26AM This Unusual Botnet Targets Scientists, Engineers, and Academics
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @04:04AM Vivaldi 1.0 Is Here, the Browser's First Stable Release
Monday March 28, 2016 @09:59AM Zero-Rating Harms Poor People, Public Interest Groups Tell FCC
Sunday March 27, 2016 @10:14PM Redbox Plans To Launch New Streaming Service 'Redbox Digital'
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:39PM Google Opens Access To Its Speech Recognition API, Going Head To Head With Nuance
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:18PM UK Man Faces Prison For Circumventing UK's Pirate Site Blockade
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:50AM How One Dev Broke Node and Thousands of Projects In 11 Lines of JavaScript
Monday March 21, 2016 @01:53AM Unprecedented DDoS Attack At Swedish Government, Media Outlets
Sunday March 20, 2016 @05:26PM Infamous French Hacker Calls Internet a "Digital Shantytown"
Thursday March 17, 2016 @12:43AM Facebook's 'Closed Silos' Pose Challenges To Open Web
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @10:51AM Apple Files Final Response In San Bernardino iPhone Case
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @07:00PM DOJ Threatens To Seize iOS Source Code
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @09:01AM Verizon To Pay $1.35 Million Fine To Settle US Privacy Probe
Monday March 14, 2016 @09:52AM The Case Against Ratifying the Trans Pacific Partnership
Saturday March 12, 2016 @01:29PM Wi-Fi Hotspot Blocking Persists Despite FCC Crackdown
Saturday March 12, 2016 @03:14AM 600,000 TFTP Servers Can Be Abused For Reflection DDoS Attacks
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:31PM Research Establishes 13-Hour Gap Between Viral Misinformation and Correction
Thursday March 10, 2016 @09:06PM Federal Judge Admits Existence Of NSA's PRISM Program
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @11:21AM Email Inventor Ray Tomlinson Dies At 74
Monday March 07, 2016 @09:44AM MIT's Eyebrowse To Rank and Review Internet Sites, While Retaining Privacy
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:28PM Mozilla Jumps On IoT Bandwagon
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:27PM BMW To Compete With Google To Build Software For Self-Driving Cars
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:26PM Server Snafu Makes Microsoft Beg For CA Audit Data From Its Partners
Thursday March 03, 2016 @01:16AM iOS 9.3 Will Tell You If Your Employer Is Monitoring Your iPhone
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @02:04PM DoD Announces New Bug Bounty Program Called Hack the Pentagon
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @11:15AM ITU Give Consent To New 40Gbps Fiber-to-the-Home Broadband Standard
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @09:54AM New P2P Torrent Site 'Play' Has No Single Point of Failure
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @04:42PM Crypto Gurus Diffie, Hellman Win 2015 Turing Award
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @11:13AM UK Snooper's Charter To Extend Police Access To Phone and Internet Data
Monday February 29, 2016 @12:27PM Adblock Plus Comes (Somewhat) Clean About How Acceptable Ads Work
Monday February 29, 2016 @12:26PM Rubio, Cruz Try To Kill Neutrality On 1-Year Rule Anniversary
Friday February 26, 2016 @02:16PM Tor Project Accuses CloudFlare of Mass Surveillance, Sabotaging Traffic
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:55PM How Ugandans Overturned an Election-Day Blackout of Social Media Apps
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:03PM Google Is Lighting Up Dark Fiber All Over the Country
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @08:32PM Facebook Will Still Back Internet.org Despite Indian Gov't Disdain For Free Basics
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @05:05PM Cross-Site Scripting Enabled On 1000 Major Sites
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @02:29PM Computer Engineer Wes Clark Dies at 88
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @11:19AM Thanks To Encryption, UK Efforts To Block Torrent Sites Are Pointless
Monday February 22, 2016 @11:15PM Telstra To Roll Out 1000Mbps 4G
Monday February 22, 2016 @06:50PM Why DevOps Is So Painful For Big Companies
Friday February 19, 2016 @05:19PM Even On eBay, Women Get Paid Less For Their Labor
Friday February 19, 2016 @04:09PM Opera Founder Opens Up About New Vivaldi Browser
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @05:25PM New Google Data Shows Dangers of Third-Party App Stores
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @11:31AM IETF's Tips for Network Admins on How to Avoid Draining Smartphone Batteries
Monday February 15, 2016 @10:16PM At X, Failure Is Not an Option: It's a Feature (Astro Teller's 2016 TED Talk)
Thursday February 11, 2016 @09:56PM Senate Passes Bill Making Internet Tax Ban Permanent
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @06:10PM Facebook Developing Radio Wave Mesh To Connect Offline Areas
Monday February 08, 2016 @07:50PM The Internet of Broken Things
Monday February 08, 2016 @04:59PM Anti-Piracy Group BREIN Demands Torrents Time Cease and Desist
Monday February 08, 2016 @10:08AM India Blocks Facebook's Free Basics Internet Service
Thursday February 04, 2016 @03:41PM All 12 Member Countries Sign Off On the TPP
Thursday February 04, 2016 @09:44AM Cisco To Acquire IoT Company Jasper For $1.4 Billion
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @07:06PM Link Rot Rx: 'Amber' Add-on For WordPress and Drupal
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @01:17AM How the Raspberry Pi Can Automatically Tweet Complaints About Your Slow Internet
Monday February 01, 2016 @12:07AM Big Satellite Systems, Simulated On Your Desktop
Saturday January 30, 2016 @02:25PM Sensitive Information Can Be Revealed From Tor Hidden Services On Apache
Friday January 29, 2016 @09:56PM Europe Now Has Its Own "Most Wanted Fugitives" Web Page
Friday January 29, 2016 @05:00PM Ask Slashdot: Why Are Major Companies Exiting the Spam Filtering Business?
Friday January 29, 2016 @04:15PM Google Will Soon Let You Know By Default When Websites Are Unencrypted
Friday January 29, 2016 @04:12PM T-Mobile's Binge On Violates Net Neutrality, Says Stanford Report
Friday January 29, 2016 @12:41PM Canadian Government Lobbies Europe To Pass CETA
Thursday January 28, 2016 @12:22PM 1 In 3 Home Routers Will Be Used As Public Wi-Fi Hotspots By 2017
Monday January 25, 2016 @08:09AM The Clock Is Ticking For the US To Relinquish Control of ICANN
Sunday January 24, 2016 @09:52AM Privacy Ombudsman Could Handle EU Complaints About US Surveillance
Saturday January 23, 2016 @10:56PM IoT Security Is So Bad, There's a Search Engine For Sleeping Kids
Friday January 22, 2016 @08:37PM Google Says It Killed 780 Million 'Bad Ads' In 2015
Friday January 22, 2016 @08:05PM Civil Construction Wipes Out Internet Connectivity Across Africa
Thursday January 21, 2016 @09:19AM Former Mozilla CEO Launches Security-Centric Browser Brave
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @10:07AM Netflix Executive Admits a VPN-Blocking Policy Might Be Impossible To Enforce
Friday January 15, 2016 @10:03PM Geoblocking, Licensing, and Piracy Make For Tough Choices at Netflix
Thursday January 14, 2016 @05:42PM Kentucky Bill Proposes Ban On Some Social Media Comments
Tuesday January 12, 2016 @06:19PM Verizon Accused of Helping Spammers by Routing Millions of Stolen IP Addresses
Saturday January 09, 2016 @11:32PM After Two Fixes, OAuth Standard Deemed Secure
Friday January 08, 2016 @07:06PM After Years of Serving X11, X.Org Stands To Lose Its One-Letter Domain
Thursday January 07, 2016 @06:43PM Cuba's Nationwide Sneakernet: a Model For Developing Nations?
Thursday January 07, 2016 @03:05PM Which do You Prefer: Mobile Web Apps or Mobile Websites? (Video)
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:38AM Malvertising Campaign Used a Free Certificate From Let's Encrypt
Sunday December 27, 2015 @02:06PM North Korea's Operating System Analyzed
Saturday December 26, 2015 @10:31PM Twitter Says It's Beating the Trolls
Saturday December 26, 2015 @10:47AM Vice: Internet Freedom Is Actively Dissolving In America
Thursday December 17, 2015 @04:09PM Comcast Typo Penalizes Wrong Customer For Data Usage
Thursday December 17, 2015 @12:38PM Why Won't T-Mobile Let Us Binge On All Of It?
Sunday December 13, 2015 @07:22PM Why Governments Lie About Encryption Backdoors
Saturday December 12, 2015 @06:55PM Google Bans Symantec Root Certificates
Thursday December 10, 2015 @01:20PM Chubb To Offer UK 'Troll Insurance' Policy
Thursday December 10, 2015 @12:25PM France Will Not Ban Wi-Fi Or Tor, Prime Minister Says
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @10:51AM In Kazakhstan, the Internet Backdoors You
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @09:42AM Spotting And Culling Terrorist Groups On Social Media: Pipe Dream, or Possibility?
Saturday December 05, 2015 @02:40AM No More Security Fixes For Older OpenSSL Branches
Thursday December 03, 2015 @04:16PM Let's Encrypt Is Now In Public Beta
Monday November 30, 2015 @08:38AM Creator of Relay On BITNET, Predecessor of IRC, Dies
Friday November 27, 2015 @08:53PM Ask Slashdot: Is There a Bookmark Manager That Actually Manages Bookmarks?
Thursday November 26, 2015 @09:06AM Google Scours 1.2 Million URLs To Conform With EU's "Right To Be Forgotten" Law
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @01:53PM Judge Wipes Out Safe Harbor Provision In DMCA, Makes Cox Accomplice of Piracy
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @09:31AM Yahoo Denies Ad-blocking Users Access To Email
Friday November 20, 2015 @01:17PM UK's Gigaclear Launches 5 Gbps Fiber Broadband Service
Thursday November 19, 2015 @11:17AM New Anti-Piracy Law In Australia Already Being Abused
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @12:24PM Fire Takes Azerbaijan Offline
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @09:11AM Snowden Says It's Your Duty To Use an Ad Blocker (for Security)
Friday November 13, 2015 @09:32AM Broadband Bills Will Have To Increase To Pay For Snooper's Charter, MPs Warned
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @01:19PM The Dark Net Drug Market That Survived Ukraine's Civil War
Sunday November 01, 2015 @06:41PM How a Group of Rural Washington Neighbors Created Their Own Internet Service
Friday October 30, 2015 @08:18PM Cuba's Internet Routing Is Messed Up
Thursday October 29, 2015 @01:27PM Google Threatens Action Against Symantec After Botched Investigation
Thursday October 29, 2015 @11:54AM Google Fiber Goes Down During World Series, Credits KC 2 Days of Service
Monday October 26, 2015 @12:52PM NY To Probe Broadband Providers Over Internet Speeds
Saturday October 24, 2015 @05:33AM European ISPs Exaggerate Performance; US ISPs Slower But More Honest
Thursday October 22, 2015 @10:39AM Researchers Warn Computer Clocks Can Be Easily Scrambled Via NTP Flaws
Monday October 19, 2015 @04:31PM Feds Looking Into Reports CIA Director's Email Was Hacked
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @12:36PM Playboy Drops Nudity As Internet Fills Demand
Thursday October 08, 2015 @09:58AM IP Address May Associate Lyft CTO With Uber Data Breach
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @08:11AM NY Times Passes 1M Digital Subscribers
Sunday October 04, 2015 @01:48PM Ask Slashdot: Best Country For Secure Online Hosting?
Saturday October 03, 2015 @06:12PM Selected Provisions: TPP, CETA, and TiSA Trade Agreements
Friday October 02, 2015 @01:43AM China Beats US In Early Cuban Internet Infrastructure Investment
Friday October 02, 2015 @01:41AM Peeple, the 'Yelp-For-People' App, Inspires Hilarious (And Righteous) Rage
Thursday October 01, 2015 @01:55PM We Asked Doc Searls: Do Ad Blockers Cause Cancer? (Video)
Thursday September 24, 2015 @04:53PM US Rank Drops To 55th In 4G LTE Speeds
Saturday September 19, 2015 @07:39PM The Economics of Drug Sales On the Dark Web
Saturday September 19, 2015 @07:13PM Symantec Subsidiary Thawte Issues Rogue Google Certificates
Saturday September 19, 2015 @09:33AM UrlHosted Experiment: Host Content Within the URL
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @08:49AM Ask Slashdot: Can Any Wireless Tech Challenge Fiber To the Home?
Sunday August 30, 2015 @10:21PM CenturyLink Takes $3B In Subsidies For Building Out Rural Broadband
Saturday August 29, 2015 @11:47PM Malaysia Blocking Websites Based On Political Content
Saturday August 29, 2015 @02:26PM Germany Wants Facebook To Obey Its Rules About Holocaust Denial
Friday August 28, 2015 @11:26AM Ubuntu Is the Dominant Cloud OS
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @12:42PM Virgin Media To Base a Public Wi-Fi Net On Paying Customers' Routers
Thursday August 20, 2015 @02:50PM Startup Builds Prototype For Floating Data Center
Friday August 14, 2015 @09:57PM Can Cuba Skip Cell Phone Connectivity?
Friday August 14, 2015 @08:35PM New Rules From the FCC Open Up New Access To Wi-Fi
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @11:15AM Internet's Deep Infrastructure Could Double As a Sensor Network For Earthquakes and More
Sunday August 09, 2015 @05:15PM Cuba Uses Big Data To Help Tourism, But Their Networks Lack Capacity
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @07:04PM How Boing Boing Handled an FBI Subpoena Over Its Tor Exit Node
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @08:50AM NTT, Japan's Largest Fixed Telecom Provider, Begins Phasing Out ADSL
Saturday August 01, 2015 @03:30PM Facebook's Slender 'Aquila' Drone To Provide Internet In Remote Areas
Saturday August 01, 2015 @03:15PM ARIN IPv4 Addresses Run Out Tomorrow
Friday July 31, 2015 @07:56AM Interviews: Kim Dotcom Answers Your Questions
Friday July 24, 2015 @11:33PM Gigabit Internet Access Now Supported By 84 US ISPs
Friday July 17, 2015 @06:50PM New Unicode Bug Discovered For Common Japanese Character "No"
Friday July 17, 2015 @06:25PM A Welcome Shift: Spam Now Constitutes Less Than Half of All Email
Thursday July 16, 2015 @08:33AM Google To Provide Free Internet For Public Housing Residents To All Fiber Markets
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @12:50PM Ask Slashdot: VPN Solution To Connect Mixed-Environment Households?
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @12:33PM As Cloud Growth Booms, Server Farms Get Super-Sized
Monday July 13, 2015 @07:40AM Undersea Cable Break Disrupts Life In Northern Mariana Islands
Saturday July 11, 2015 @09:15AM Linux Foundation's Census Project Ranks Software At Risk
Thursday July 09, 2015 @11:02AM OpenSSL Patches Critical Certificate Forgery Bug
Thursday July 02, 2015 @10:37AM North America Runs Out of IPv4 Addresses
Thursday July 02, 2015 @08:00AM San Francisco Fiber Optic Cable Cutter Strikes Again
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @12:10PM Interviews: Brian Krebs Answers Your Questions
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @10:59AM Cisco To Acquire OpenDNS
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @10:57AM RFC 7568 Deprecates SSLv3 As Insecure
Friday June 26, 2015 @08:35AM Study: Major ISPs Slowing Traffic Across the US
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @12:36PM SpaceX and OneWeb -- Same Goal, Different Technology and Strategy
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @08:53AM Australia Passes Site-Blocking Legislation
Monday June 22, 2015 @12:43PM Ask Slashdot: How Effective Is Your ISP's Spam Filter?
Saturday June 20, 2015 @02:29AM 5G Network Speed Defined As 20 Gbps By the International Telecommunication Union
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @08:44AM The Words That Indicate Malicious Domain URLs
Monday June 15, 2015 @06:49AM North Korea Blocks Data Access For Foreigners
Sunday June 14, 2015 @07:32PM ISP Breaking Net Neutrality? The FCC's Got a Complaint Form For That
Saturday June 13, 2015 @09:37AM France Claims Right To Censor Search Results Globally
Thursday June 11, 2015 @10:12AM Australian ISPs Will Be Forced To Block (Some) Pirate Websites
Friday June 05, 2015 @08:43PM How Ready Is IPv6 To Succeed IPv4?
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @02:28PM Cable Companies Hate Cord-Cutting, but It's Not Going Away (Video)
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @01:34PM Professional Russian Trolling Exposed
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @09:34AM Charter Strikes $56B Deal For Time Warner Cable
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @10:52AM Microwave Comms Betwen Population Centers Could Be Key To Easing Internet Bottlenecks
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @08:43AM Swedish Court Orders Seizure of Pirate Bay Domains
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @08:32AM Closing This Summer: Verizon To Scoop Up AOL For $4.4 Billion
Monday May 11, 2015 @04:01AM Australia: Your Digital Games (and Movies!) Could Be About to Jump In Price
Monday May 11, 2015 @12:04AM FCC Tosses Petition Challenging Its New Internet Regulations
Thursday May 07, 2015 @01:23AM LinkedIn Used To Create Database of 27,000 US Intelligence Personnel
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @03:16PM Europe Vows To Get Rid of Geo-Blocking
Sunday May 03, 2015 @10:48AM Chrome Passes 25% Market Share, IE and Firefox Slip
Friday April 24, 2015 @11:15PM Pirate Bay Blockade Censors CloudFlare Customers
Monday April 20, 2015 @10:00AM Google To Propose QUIC As IETF Standard
Sunday April 19, 2015 @04:28PM Chrome 43 Should Help Batten Down HTTPS Sites
Saturday April 18, 2015 @04:32PM Ask Slashdot: What Features Would You Like In a Search Engine?
Saturday April 18, 2015 @02:33AM Twitter Moves Non-US Accounts To Ireland, and Away From the NSA
Friday April 17, 2015 @10:19PM Google Ready To Unleash Thousands of Balloons In Project Loon
Friday April 10, 2015 @10:48PM BitTorrent Launches Beta of Torrent-Based Browser Project Maelstrom
Thursday April 09, 2015 @01:12PM Reason: How To Break the Internet (in a Bad Way)
Monday April 06, 2015 @12:57PM 'Revenge Porn' Operator Gets 18 Years In Prison
Sunday April 05, 2015 @07:23PM Outside Beijing, a Military-style Bootcamp For "Internet Addiction"
Saturday April 04, 2015 @04:07PM UK's Tories Promise To Enact Age Limits For Viewing Online Porn
Friday April 03, 2015 @09:39PM Sen. Feinstein Says Anarchist Cookbook Should Be "Removed From the Internet"
Thursday April 02, 2015 @05:27PM Comcast Planning 2Gbps Service, Starting With Atlanta
Thursday April 02, 2015 @11:33AM As Trade Restrictions Crumble, Airbnb Offers Rooms In Cuba
Thursday April 02, 2015 @10:33AM EFF: Wider Use of HTTPS Could Have Prevented Attack Against GitHub
Thursday April 02, 2015 @08:31AM Chinese Certificate Authority CNNIC Is Dropped From Google Products
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @10:48AM EU Commission Divided Over Nation-Specific Content Blocking
Friday March 27, 2015 @08:14PM UK Licensing Site Requires MSIE Emulation, But Won't Work With MSIE