Slashdot Items Tagged "internet"

Date / Time Story
Monday March 19, 2018 @08:04PM Google Makes Push To Turn Product Searches Into Cash
Monday March 19, 2018 @07:27PM Facebook Security Chief Said To Leave After Clashes Over Disinformation
Monday March 19, 2018 @04:50PM Facebook Hires Firm To Conduct Forensic Audit of Cambridge Analytica Data
Sunday March 18, 2018 @05:24PM About a Quarter of US Adults Say They Are 'Almost Constantly' Online
Sunday March 18, 2018 @03:54AM Say Goodbye To the Information Age: It's All About Reputation Now
Saturday March 17, 2018 @08:46PM Ask Slashdot: How Can I Prove My ISP Slows Certain Traffic?
Saturday March 17, 2018 @05:28PM How An Open Source Plugin Tamed a Chaotic Comments Section With A Simple Quiz
Friday March 16, 2018 @11:06PM Facebook Suspends Donald Trump's Data Operations Team For Misusing People's Personal Information
Friday March 16, 2018 @02:52PM Entire Broadband Industry Will Help FCC Defend Net Neutrality Repeal
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:34PM Facebook Says It is Sorry For Suggesting Child Sex Videos in Search
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:16PM Tumblr Has a Massive Creepshots Problem
Thursday March 15, 2018 @07:05PM EU Wants To Require Platforms To Filter Uploaded Content (Including Code)
Thursday March 15, 2018 @06:05PM Bali Plans To Switch Off Internet Services For 24 Hours For New Year 'Quiet Reflection'
Thursday March 15, 2018 @05:57PM Verizon Will Fix Broadband Networks, Landlines To Resolve Investigation
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @05:06PM Jewelry Site Leaks Personal Details, Plaintext Passwords of 1.3 Million Users
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:39PM Sri Lanka Accuses Facebook of Failing To Control Hate Speech That Contributed To Deadly Riots
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:04PM Reddit Is Bringing Promoted Posts To Its Mobile Apps
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @03:57PM Wikipedia Had No Idea YouTube Was Going To Use It To Fact-Check Conspiracy Theories
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @07:34PM YouTube Will Add Information From Wikipedia To Videos About Conspiracies
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:39PM Mozilla Working On In-Page Popup Blocker For Firefox
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @01:05PM Reddit and the Struggle To Detoxify the Internet
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @12:23PM Firefox 59, 'By Far the Biggest Update Since Firefox 1.0', Arrives With Faster Page Loads and Improved Private Browsing
Monday March 12, 2018 @04:02PM Comcast 'Blocks' an Encrypted Email Service: Yet Another Reminder Why Net Neutrality Matters
Saturday March 10, 2018 @01:21AM Massive DDOS Attacks Are Now Targeting Google, Amazon, and the NRA
Friday March 09, 2018 @08:04PM Reddit Admits Russian Trolls Got Into Website During 2016 Election
Friday March 09, 2018 @05:04PM YouTube Is Full of Easy-To-Find Neo-Nazi Propaganda
Friday March 09, 2018 @04:51PM FCC's Ajit Pai is Surrounded By a 'Set of People With a Very Traditional Mindset', Says Sir Tim Berners-Lee
Thursday March 08, 2018 @07:01PM Fake News Spreads Faster Than True News On Twitter -- Thanks To People, Not Bots
Thursday March 08, 2018 @06:44PM Trump Promises Copyright Crackdown As DoJ Takes Aim At Streaming Pirates
Thursday March 08, 2018 @03:10PM Can the Most Contentious Piece of the Web Form the Basis of a New Standard? Inside Google's Plan To Make the Whole Web as Fast as AMP
Thursday March 08, 2018 @01:48AM Amazon Launches a Low-Cost Version of Prime For Medicaid Recipients
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @05:12PM Snap Is Laying Off Around 100 Engineers
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @10:43PM Chrome 65 Arrives With Material Design Extensions Page, New Developer Features
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @04:20PM Google Is Selling Off Zagat
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @11:18AM The Slow Death of the Internet Cookie
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @10:40AM WordPress Now Powers 30% of Websites
Monday March 05, 2018 @05:29PM Rhode Island Bill Would Impose Fee For Accessing Online Porn
Monday March 05, 2018 @05:23PM Six Tech Companies Filing Net Neutrality Lawsuit
Sunday March 04, 2018 @03:37PM Google Fiber Is a Faint Echo of the Disruption We Were Promised
Sunday March 04, 2018 @02:45PM GitHub Survived the Biggest DDoS Attack Ever Recorded
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:44AM Google's Slack Competitor 'Hangouts Chat' Comes Out of Beta
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:09AM YouTube Hiring For Some Positions Excluded White and Asian Men, Lawsuit Says
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:00AM Australia Considers Making It Illegal For ISPs To Advertise Inflated Speeds
Saturday March 03, 2018 @11:52PM Amazon's Jeff Bezos Called Out On Counterfeit Products Problem
Thursday March 01, 2018 @02:25PM EU Warns Tech Giants To Remove Terror Content in 1 Hour -- or Else
Thursday March 01, 2018 @04:43AM YouTube's New Moderators Mistakenly Pull Right-Wing Channels
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @08:54PM China Censors Social Media Responses To Proposal To Abolish Presidential Terms
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @08:36PM US House Passes Bill To Penalize Websites For Sex Trafficking
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @07:10PM Facebook Silently Enables Facial Recognition Abilities For Users Outside EU, Canada
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @06:13PM Google Releases Info On 2.4 Million 'Right To Be Forgotten' Requests
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @05:48PM Net Neutrality Repeal Will Get a Senate Vote In the Spring, Democrats Say
Monday February 26, 2018 @02:53PM Mozilla Removes Individual Cookie Management in Firefox 60
Monday February 26, 2018 @01:57PM Airbus, Delta, and Sprint Are on a Quest for In-Flight Wi-fi That Actually Works
Friday February 23, 2018 @09:18PM NRA Gives Ajit Pai 'Courage Award' and Gun For 'Saving the Internet'
Friday February 23, 2018 @06:18PM How a Fight Over Star Wars Download Codes Could Reshape Copyright Law
Friday February 23, 2018 @05:18PM 'Critical' T-Mobile Bug Allowed Hackers To Hijack Users' Accounts
Friday February 23, 2018 @04:40PM Facebook's Mandatory Anti-Malware Scan Is Invasive and Lacks Transparency
Friday February 23, 2018 @01:05PM More Than 40% of Global Log-in Attempts Are Malicious
Friday February 23, 2018 @10:03AM Samsung Rescues Data-Saving Privacy App Opera Max and Relaunches it as Samsung Max
Thursday February 22, 2018 @07:02PM 23 Attorneys General Refile Challenge To FCC Net Neutrality Repeal
Thursday February 22, 2018 @06:48PM The Los Angeles Times Website Is Unintentionally Serving a Cryptocurrency Mining Script
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @06:18PM Game Industry Pushes Back Against Efforts To Restore Gameplay Servers
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @05:25PM Snapchat Responds To Change.Org Petition Complaining About the App's Redesign
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @10:20PM Flixster Video Shuts Down
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @10:14PM FCC To Officially Rescind Net Neutrality Rules On Thursday
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @06:40PM Researchers Develop Online Game That Teaches Players How To Spread Misinformation
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @06:09PM Venezuela Launches Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency
Monday February 19, 2018 @05:06PM Chrome 64 Now Trims Messy Links When You Share Them
Monday February 19, 2018 @03:35PM Vietnam's Internet is in Trouble
Monday February 19, 2018 @03:23PM Flight Sim Company Embeds Malware To Steal Pirates' Passwords
Sunday February 18, 2018 @11:44PM Salon Magazine Mines Monero On Your Computer If You Use an Ad Blocker
Sunday February 18, 2018 @11:34PM Chrome Extension Brings 'View Image' Button Back
Sunday February 18, 2018 @02:14PM The Wikipedia Zero Program Will End This Year
Sunday February 18, 2018 @01:57PM 'Microsoft Should Scrap Bing and Call it Microsoft Search'
Saturday February 17, 2018 @04:26AM FreeBSD's New Code of Conduct
Friday February 16, 2018 @08:38PM NBC Publishes 200,000 Tweets Tied To Russian Trolls
Friday February 16, 2018 @05:32PM Judge Won't Let FCC's Net Neutrality Repeal Stop Lawsuit Alleging Charter Throttled Netflix
Friday February 16, 2018 @03:14PM A Hacker Has Wiped a Spyware Company's Servers -- Again
Friday February 16, 2018 @02:52PM Facebook Must Stop Tracking Belgian Users, Court Rules
Friday February 16, 2018 @12:52AM Federal Judge Says Embedding a Tweet Can Be Copyright Infringement
Thursday February 15, 2018 @06:18PM Google To Kill Off 'View Image' Button In Search
Thursday February 15, 2018 @05:29PM France's Telecom Regulator Thinks Net Neutrality Should Also Apply To Devices
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @09:22PM SpaceX Hits Two Milestones In Plan For Low-Latency Satellite Broadband
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @07:51PM Tickbox Must Remove Pirate Streaming Add-ons From Sold Devices
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @07:32PM Facebook Is Spamming Users Via Their 2FA Phone Numbers
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @05:22AM AMP For Email Is a Terrible Idea
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @08:08PM New York Times CEO: Print Journalism Has Maybe Another 10 Years
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @05:38PM Google Is Adding Snapchat-Style Stories To Mobile Search Results
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @05:06PM Trump's Infrastructure Plan Has No Dedicated Money For Broadband
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @03:45PM Google Launches AMP For Email To Bring Web-like Actionable Content To Gmail
Monday February 12, 2018 @06:21PM Facebook Lost Around 2.8 Million US Users Under 25 Last Year
Monday February 12, 2018 @06:01PM Reddit Audiophiles Test HomePod, Say It Sounds Better Than $1,000 Speaker
Saturday February 10, 2018 @08:14PM NSA Sent Coded Messages From Its Twitter To Communicate With Foreign Spies
Saturday February 10, 2018 @07:56PM Is Social Media Causing Childhood Depression?
Friday February 09, 2018 @09:04PM YouTube Will Remove Ads, Downgrade Discoverability of Channels Posting Offensive Videos
Friday February 09, 2018 @07:43PM Android Messages May Soon Let You Text From the Web
Friday February 09, 2018 @07:03PM Hackers In Equifax Breach Accessed More Personal Information Than Previously Disclosed
Friday February 09, 2018 @06:42PM Should GitHub Allow Username Reuse?
Friday February 09, 2018 @06:01PM Apple Intern Reportedly Leaked iPhone Source Code
Friday February 09, 2018 @05:38PM Major Websites Are Planning a 'Day of Action' To Block Repeal of Net Neutrality
Thursday February 08, 2018 @07:32PM Facebook Is Testing a Dislike Button
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @07:04PM EFF Founder John Perry Barlow Has Died At Age 70
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @06:03PM Reddit Bans 'Deepfakes' AI Porn Communities
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @02:06PM 'Humans Not Invited' Is a CAPTCHA Test That Welcomes Bots, Filters Out Humans
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @10:51AM Scammers Use Download Bombs To Freeze Chrome Browsers on Shady Sites
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @09:12PM Pornhub Is Banning AI-Generated 'Deepfakes' Porn Videos
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @06:24PM Fake News Sharing In US Is a Rightwing Thing, Says Oxford Study
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @05:54PM FCC Report Claims Broken Broadband Market Has Been Fixed By Killing Net Neutrality
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @04:21PM A Flaw In Hotspot Shield Can Expose VPN Users, Locations
Monday February 05, 2018 @11:13PM Senator Warns YouTube Algorithm May Be Open To Manipulation By 'Bad Actors'
Monday February 05, 2018 @05:49PM New Jersey Governor Signs Net Neutrality Order
Monday February 05, 2018 @03:44PM Cloudflare Terminates Service To Sci-Hub Domain Names
Saturday February 03, 2018 @04:14AM WHATIS Going To Happen To WHOIS?
Friday February 02, 2018 @07:05PM Cloudflare Is Liable For Pirate Sites and Has No Safe Harbor, Publisher Says
Friday February 02, 2018 @06:51PM Bicyclist Protests Net Neutrality By Slowing Traffic Outside the FCC Building
Friday February 02, 2018 @03:49PM YouTube Will Put Disclaimers On State-Funded Broadcasts To Fight Propaganda
Friday February 02, 2018 @11:06AM Firefox 59 Will Stop Websites Snooping on Where You've Just Been
Friday February 02, 2018 @01:40AM DuckDuckGo CEO: 'Google and Facebook Are Watching Our Every Move Online. It's Time To Make Them Stop'
Thursday February 01, 2018 @06:00PM How DIY Rebels Are Working To Replace Tech Giants
Thursday February 01, 2018 @12:29AM Twitter Notifies 1.4 Million Users of Interaction With Russian Accounts
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @06:47PM Google Fiber's Wireless Internet Service Is Leaving Boston
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @02:00PM Google Chrome To Feature Built-In Image Lazy Loading
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @04:11PM Facebook Is Banning Cryptocurrency, ICO Ads
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @12:49PM California Senate Defies FCC, Approves Net Neutrality Law
Monday January 29, 2018 @06:15PM Facebook Will Prioritize Local Stories In Your News Feed
Friday January 26, 2018 @07:58PM Crooks Created 28 Fake Ad Agencies To Disguise Massive Malvertising Campaign
Friday January 26, 2018 @07:28PM Robert Mueller's Team Reportedly Interviewed Facebook Staff As Part of Russia Probe
Friday January 26, 2018 @05:18PM Montana To FCC: You Can't Stop Us From Protecting Net Neutrality
Friday January 26, 2018 @05:04PM Walmart Teams Up With Kobo To Sell EBooks and Audiobooks
Thursday January 25, 2018 @07:59PM Burger King Makes the Case For Net Neutrality
Thursday January 25, 2018 @06:21PM PSA: Google Chrome Now Lets You Permanently Mute Websites That Autoplay Videos
Thursday January 25, 2018 @01:17PM Chrome 64 Released With Stronger Popup Blocker, Spectre Mitigations
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @05:39PM New York Governor Signs Executive Order To Keep Net Neutrality Rules After FCC's Repeal
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @05:31PM 'Memes Have Rights Too': Grumpy Cat Wins $710,000 In Copyright Lawsuit
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @03:30PM Net Neutrality Comment Fraud Will Be Investigated By Government
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @06:47PM More Than 750 American Communities Have Built Their Own Internet Networks
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @11:00AM Firefox 58 Gets Graphics Speed Boost, Web App Abilities
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @01:25AM You Spend Nearly a Whole Day Each Week On the Internet
Monday January 22, 2018 @07:36PM Google Just Broke Amazon's Workaround For YouTube On Fire TV
Monday January 22, 2018 @05:33PM Android Can Now Tell You How Fast Wi-Fi Networks Are Before You Join Them
Monday January 22, 2018 @05:21PM Rupert Murdoch Pushes Facebook To Pay For News To Guarantee Quality
Monday January 22, 2018 @04:47PM Montana Becomes First State To Implement Net Neutrality After FCC Repeal
Monday January 22, 2018 @08:23AM Facebook VP Says Company Won't Use Experts To Fix Fake News Because It is Worried About Criticism
Saturday January 20, 2018 @01:50AM Twitter Says It Exposed Nearly 700,000 People To Russian Propaganda During Election
Friday January 19, 2018 @07:35PM Ajit Pai's FCC Can't Admit Broadband Competition Is a Problem
Friday January 19, 2018 @05:47PM Facebook Will Now Ask Users To Rank News Organizations They Trust
Friday January 19, 2018 @04:12PM Linking Is Not Copyright Infringement, Boing Boing and EFF Tell Court
Friday January 19, 2018 @01:05AM Apple Is Blocking an App That Detects Net Neutrality Violations
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @05:41PM Facebook Is a 'Living, Breathing Crime Scene,' Says Former Tech Insider
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @02:08PM Mozilla Restricts All New Firefox Features To HTTPS Only
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @08:34PM Lawsuit Filed By 22 State Attorneys General Seeks To Block Net Neutrality Repeal
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @06:32PM Google Home and Chromecast Could Be Overloading Your Home Wi-Fi
Monday January 15, 2018 @05:33PM City-Owned Internet Services Offer Cheaper and More Transparent Pricing, Says Harvard Study
Monday January 15, 2018 @04:20PM Mozilla Tests Firefox 'Tab Warming'
Monday January 15, 2018 @10:09AM The Tech Failings of Hawaii's Missile Alert
Sunday January 14, 2018 @06:10PM How Millions of Iranians Are Evading Internet Censors
Friday January 12, 2018 @08:34PM Many US States Propose Their Own Laws Protecting Net Neutrality
Friday January 12, 2018 @05:10PM Snapchat's Big Redesign Bashed In 83 Percent of User Reviews
Friday January 12, 2018 @04:47PM US Supreme Court Will Revisit Ruling On Collecting Internet Sales Tax
Thursday January 11, 2018 @06:26PM FCC Undoing Rules That Make It Easier For Small ISPs To Compete With Big Telecom
Thursday January 11, 2018 @05:06PM Circuit City Is Coming Back
Thursday January 11, 2018 @01:24PM House Passes Bill To Renew NSA Internet Spying Tool
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @08:03PM Violating a Website's Terms of Service Is Not a Crime, Federal Court Rules
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @05:08PM FCC Plan To Lower Broadband Standards Is Met With 'Mobile Only Challenge'
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @08:27PM AT&T and Comcast Finalize Court Victory Over Nashville and Google Fiber
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @06:17PM Senate Bill to Block Net Neutrality Repeal Now Has 40 Co-Sponsors
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @03:24PM 'The Web is Not Google, and Should Not be Just Google': Developers Express Concerns About AMP
Monday January 08, 2018 @09:58PM Nvidia's GeForce Now Windows App Transforms Your Cheap Laptop Into a Gaming PC
Monday January 08, 2018 @09:35PM Trump Pushes To Expand High-Speed Internet In Rural America
Monday January 08, 2018 @05:42PM Western Digital 'My Cloud' Devices Have a Hardcoded Backdoor
Monday January 08, 2018 @05:10PM Senate Will Force Vote On Overturning Net Neutrality Repeal
Sunday January 07, 2018 @10:49PM Can Mesh Networks Save a Dying Web?
Friday January 05, 2018 @06:08PM A Cryptocurrency Based On a Dog Meme Is Now Worth Over $1 Billion
Friday January 05, 2018 @06:02PM Why Twitter Hasn't Banned President Trump
Friday January 05, 2018 @05:40PM SoundCloud Refutes Decreasing Audio Quality, Cites Standard Testing
Friday January 05, 2018 @05:21PM Don't Pirate Or We'll Mess With Your Connected Thermostats, Warns East Coast ISP
Thursday January 04, 2018 @11:18PM France's President Macron Wants To Block Websites During Elections To Fight 'Fake News'
Thursday January 04, 2018 @08:16PM The FCC Is Preparing To Weaken the Definition of Broadband
Thursday January 04, 2018 @05:55PM How Do Americans Define Online Harassment?
Thursday January 04, 2018 @12:45PM Opinion: Chrome is Turning Into the New Internet Explorer 6
Thursday January 04, 2018 @02:39AM Asus Is Turning Its Old Routers Into Mesh Wi-Fi Networks
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @09:04PM Ajit Pai Backs Out of Planned CES 2018 Appearance
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @06:21PM After Beating Cable Lobby, Colorado City Moves Ahead With Muni Broadband
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @02:46PM Amazon's YouTube Workaround on Fire TV Works Just Fine
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @01:20PM Windows 10's Edge vs Chrome: We're Faster and Win in Battery Face-off, Says Microsoft
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @08:14PM The FCC Is Still Tweaking Its Net Neutrality Repeal
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @05:43PM US Calls On Iran To Unblock Social Media Sites Amid Protests
Sunday December 31, 2017 @10:22PM Congo Shuts Down Internet Services 'Indefinitely'
Sunday December 31, 2017 @05:39PM EFF Applauds 'Massive Change' to HTTPS
Saturday December 30, 2017 @03:34PM Germany Orders Amazon To Stop Taking Advantage of People Who Can't Spell 'Birkenstock'
Friday December 29, 2017 @07:59PM Kodi Media Player Arrives On the Xbox One
Friday December 29, 2017 @05:47PM Facebook's Uneven Enforcement of Hate Speech Rules Allows Vile Posts To Stay Up
Friday December 29, 2017 @05:36PM 300,000 Users Exposed In Data Leak
Friday December 29, 2017 @04:56PM How Hotmail Changed Microsoft (and Email) Forever
Friday December 29, 2017 @03:57PM Trump's Website Is Coded With a Broken Server Error Message That Blames Obama
Thursday December 28, 2017 @05:15PM Windows 10 Visits To US Government Sites Surpass Windows 7 For the First Time
Thursday December 28, 2017 @04:25PM There's No Evidence Comcast's New 'Network Investment' Is Because of Net Neutrality Repeal or Tax Cuts
Thursday December 28, 2017 @12:17PM Postcard From Pyongyang: The Airport Now Has Wi-Fi, Sort of
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @09:24PM Web Trackers Exploit Flaw In Browser Login Managers To Steal Usernames
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @01:02PM Piracy Notices Can Mess With Your Thermostat, ISP Warns