Slashdot Items Tagged "blimey"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @11:47PM Britain's Dixons Carphone Discovers Data Breach Affecting 5.9 Million Payment Cards
Monday May 21, 2018 @01:32PM Google Sued For 'Clandestine Tracking' of 4.4 Million UK iPhone Users' Browsing Data
Monday May 07, 2018 @10:11PM UK Police Say 92 Percent False Positive Facial Recognition Is No Big Deal
Tuesday May 01, 2018 @11:53AM UK Officials Will Summon Mark Zuckerberg To Testify if He Won't Do So Voluntarily
Monday April 30, 2018 @12:29PM Movements of Pedestrians and Vehicles in Inner-city Liverpool To Be Captured by Cameras and Smartphones To Help Local Council Map Potential Tweaks To Streets
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @03:11PM Zuckerberg Refuses UK Parliament Summons Over Facebook Data Misuse, Agrees To Testify Before Congress
Sunday March 25, 2018 @12:50PM UK High Court 'Perma-Bans' Efforts to Extradite Lauri Love to the US
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @08:31PM Judges Say the UK's Digital Surveillance Program Snooper's Charter Is Illegal
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @08:18AM UK Hospitals Can Now Store Confidential Patient Records In the Public Cloud
Thursday December 28, 2017 @05:48PM UK Enjoyed 'Greenest Year For Electricity Ever' in 2017
Saturday December 23, 2017 @04:50PM UK Police's Porn-Spotting AI Keeps Mistaking Desert Pics for Nudes
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @02:47PM The UK Decides 10 Mbps Broadband Should Be a Legal Right
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @07:04PM Is American English Going To Take Over British English Completely?
Friday September 22, 2017 @12:46PM London Has Decided To Ban Uber
Friday September 15, 2017 @07:08PM Equifax Says Almost 400,000 Britons Hit In Data Breach
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @10:15AM After Public Outcry From Customers, Britain's Biggest Bank HSBC Heads Off Complaints Over Small Business Account Closures
Monday July 31, 2017 @02:39PM Free Movement of EU Citizens To Britain Will End in 2019
Thursday June 29, 2017 @04:35PM 'Microsoft' Scam Callers Arrested After Years of Terrorising the Technically Challenged
Thursday June 29, 2017 @12:23PM London Metropolitan Police's 18,000 Windows XP PCs Is a Disaster Waiting To Happen
Friday June 23, 2017 @11:01AM BBC Technical Glitch Leaves TV Presenter In Silence
Saturday June 10, 2017 @09:56PM British PM Seeks Ban On Encryption After Terror Attack
Friday June 09, 2017 @11:22AM Theresa May Loses Overall Majority In UK Parliament
Friday June 02, 2017 @10:01AM Google Unveils Design For 1 Million Squarefoot London Headquarters
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @11:51AM UK Tech Visas Quadruple After Applications Soar
Monday May 15, 2017 @12:45PM UK Group Fights Arrest Over Refusing To Surrender Passwords At The Border
Sunday May 14, 2017 @08:39AM Did The UK Police Hire Foreigners To Hack Hundreds of Activists?
Friday May 05, 2017 @02:02PM Leaked Document Reveals UK Plans For Wider Internet Surveillance
Thursday April 27, 2017 @10:31AM British Cops Will Scan Every Fan's Face At the Champions League Final
Thursday April 06, 2017 @07:01PM London Police Ink Shadowy Deal With Industry On Website Takedowns
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @01:36PM 'No Turning Back' on Brexit as Article 50 Triggered
Saturday March 11, 2017 @03:44PM Police Allegedly Threaten A UK Photographer With Seizure Of All His Computers
Thursday February 16, 2017 @10:13AM Lost Winston Churchill Essay Reveals His Thoughts On Alien Life
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @06:33PM EU's Highest Court Delivers Blow To UK Snooper's Charter
Sunday December 11, 2016 @02:57PM Does The 'Snoopers Charter' Also Enshrine Lying In Court?
Sunday December 04, 2016 @03:26PM For The UK's 'Snoopers' Charter', Politicians Voted Themselves An Exemption
Saturday December 03, 2016 @01:44PM Encryption Backdoor Sneaks Into UK Law
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @06:39PM The UK Is About to Legalize Mass Surveillance [Update]
Sunday November 20, 2016 @05:14PM London's Mayor Wants Volkswagen To Pay $3 Million In Lost Tolls
Thursday November 17, 2016 @06:56PM Britain Has Passed the 'Most Extreme Surveillance Law Ever Passed in a Democracy'
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:07PM British Retail Tesco Bank: 20,000 Customers Lose Money
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @04:53PM UK Government Vows To Sink $2.3 Billion Into New Cybersecurity Plan
Sunday October 23, 2016 @07:18PM A British Supercomputer Can Predict Winter Weather a Year In Advance
Monday October 17, 2016 @02:55PM UK Police Begins Deployment of 22,000 Police Body Cameras
Monday October 10, 2016 @12:50PM Is Britain Secretly Funding Its Nuclear Submarine Program?
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:21PM GCHQ Planning UK-Wide DNS Firewall
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:20PM 10 Years in Prison For Online Pirates a Step Closer in the UK
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @07:40PM Bar In UK Uses Faraday Cage To Block Mobile Phone Signals
Sunday July 24, 2016 @03:02PM UK Cybersecurity Executives Plead Guilty To Hacking A Rival Firm
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @05:39PM UK Snooper's Charter, AKA The Investigatory Powers Bill, Passes Through Commons
Friday June 03, 2016 @03:20PM UK Gov't Creating Secret Mega Database On Citizens Without Informing Parliament
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @10:49AM British Hacker Love Wins Court Battle Over Encryption Keys
Friday April 29, 2016 @08:37PM GCHQ Has Disclosed Over 20 Vulnerabilities This Year
Friday April 22, 2016 @04:56PM UK Intel Agencies Have Been Spying on Millions of People 'Of No Security Interest' Since 1990s
Friday April 22, 2016 @04:51PM Drone Believed To Have Hit British Airways Flight 'May Have Been a Plastic Bag'
Thursday April 07, 2016 @12:18PM Snowden Ridicules David Cameron For Defending 'Private' Matter of Panama Papers Leak
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @10:29PM UK Snooper's Charter To Extend Police Access To Phone and Internet Data
Sunday December 20, 2015 @10:51AM UK Police Busts Karaoke 'Gang' For Sharing Songs You Can't Buy
Wednesday December 16, 2015 @02:24PM BIg Brother has been alive and well in the UK for the last 15 years, it seems.
Saturday December 12, 2015 @01:45PM UK Citizens May Soon Need License To Photograph Stuff They Already Own
Wednesday December 09, 2015 @01:52PM UK's National Crime Agency Publishes Crazy Cyber-Crime Warning Signs
Friday November 27, 2015 @11:25AM UK Prisons To Crack Down On Inmate Internet and Mobile Phone Use
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @12:37PM UK Gov't Can Demand Backdoors, Give Prison Sentences For Disclosing Them
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @03:30AM The UK Will Police the Dark Web With a New Task Force
Friday November 06, 2015 @09:57AM MI5 'Secretly Collected Phone Data' For Decade
Thursday November 05, 2015 @11:54AM Controversial New UK Internet Powers Bill Makes No Mention of VPNs
Thursday November 05, 2015 @11:53AM BBC Lets Viewers Buy Shows and Episodes Permanently, But No 'Extras'
Monday November 02, 2015 @02:23PM UK to ban "unbreakable" encryption
Friday October 30, 2015 @10:28AM UK Plans To Allow Warrantless Searches of Internet History
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @08:39PM British Engineers Create Sonic Tractor Beam
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @08:23PM Tattling Kettles Help Researchers Crack WiFi Networks In London
Monday October 12, 2015 @09:29PM British Police Stop 24/7 Monitoring of Julian Assange At Ecuadorian Embassy
Friday September 25, 2015 @07:18PM GCHQ tried to track Web visits of "every visible user on Internet"
Monday July 20, 2015 @04:04PM UK Government Releases Rules To Get Self-Driving Cars Onto Public Roads
Saturday July 18, 2015 @05:56PM UK Government Proposes 10-Year Copyright Infringement Jail Term
Saturday July 18, 2015 @09:30AM Data Store and Spying Laws Found Illegal By EU Court
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @01:13PM Man Arrested After Charging iPhone On London Overground Train
Saturday July 11, 2015 @01:40PM Amnesty International Seeks Explanation For 'Absolutely Shocking' Surveillance
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @11:42PM UK May Send More People Into Space
Thursday July 02, 2015 @09:05PM Cameron Asserts UK Gov't Will Leave No "Safe Space" For Private Communications
Thursday July 02, 2015 @08:47PM UK Government Illegally Spied On Amnesty International
Monday June 22, 2015 @11:11PM Controversial GCHQ Unit Engaged In Domestic Law Enforcement, Online Propaganda
Thursday June 11, 2015 @11:04AM Fake Mobile Phone Towers Found To Be "Actively Listening In" On Calls In UK
Thursday May 21, 2015 @08:25AM Secret Files Reveal UK Police Feared That Trekkies Could Turn On Society
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @01:36PM UK Criminals Use Drones To Case Burglary Prospects
Sunday May 17, 2015 @06:56PM GCHQ Officials Given Immunity From Hacking Charges
Friday May 15, 2015 @08:41PM Intelligence officers given immunity from hacking laws, tribunal told
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @01:50PM UK Police Chief: Some Tech Companies Are 'Friendly To Terrorists'
Monday April 20, 2015 @03:45PM Assange Talk Spurs UK Judges To Boycott Legal Conference
Wednesday April 01, 2015 @02:58PM UK forces Microsoft to adopt Open document standards
Wednesday April 01, 2015 @10:34AM UK IP Chief Wants ISPs To Police Piracy Proactively
Wednesday April 01, 2015 @10:26AM Man-Shaped Robots Harass Britain Once Again
Thursday March 26, 2015 @01:11PM UK Setting Itself Up To Be More Friendly To Bitcoin Startups
Sunday March 22, 2015 @07:24PM UK Government Admits Intelligence Services Allowed To Break Into Any System
Thursday March 19, 2015 @10:36AM UK's GCHQ Admits To Using Vulnerabilities To Hack Target Systems
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @12:25PM UK Chancellor Confirms Introduction of 'Google Tax'
Monday March 16, 2015 @04:47PM GCHQ Builds a Raspberry Pi Super Computer Cluster
Monday March 16, 2015 @10:37AM Why There Is No Such Thing as 'Proper English'
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @12:46PM UK ISPs Quietly Block Sites That List Pirate Bay Proxies
Monday March 09, 2015 @10:28PM Scotland Yard Chief: Put CCTV In Every Home To Help Solve Crimes
Saturday January 31, 2015 @07:46PM UK Sets Up Internet-Savvy Army Unit
Monday January 26, 2015 @12:41PM Omand Warns of "Ethically Worse" Spying If Unbreakable Encryption Is Allowed
Monday January 19, 2015 @12:26PM GCHQ intercepted emails from The New York Times, Reuters, BBC, and others
Sunday January 18, 2015 @01:53PM Winston Churchill's Scientists
Friday January 16, 2015 @12:09PM US/UK Will Stage 'Cyber-Attack War Games' As Pressure Against Encryption Mounts
Friday January 16, 2015 @12:07PM Lost Beagle2 Probe Found 'Intact' On Mars
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @01:16PM UK Computing Teachers Concerned That Pupils Know More Than Them
Friday January 09, 2015 @10:47AM MI5 Chief Seeks New Powers After Paris Magazine Attack
Thursday January 08, 2015 @02:18PM UK Government Department Still Runs VME Operating System Installed In 1974
Monday December 29, 2014 @08:09PM Apple Pay For the UK
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @12:04PM BT, Sky, and Virgin Enforce UK Porn Blocks By Hijacking Browsers
Monday December 22, 2014 @01:10PM GCHQ Warns It Is Losing Track of Serious Criminals
Monday December 15, 2014 @03:14PM Amazon UK Glitch Sells Thousands of Products For a Penny
Sunday December 14, 2014 @12:30PM Proposed Theme Park Would Put BBC Shows On Display
Saturday December 06, 2014 @12:26PM GCHQ Does Not Breach Human Rights, Judges Rule
Thursday December 04, 2014 @11:26AM UK Completes 250km of Undersea Broadband Rollouts
Wednesday December 03, 2014 @10:49AM UK Announces 'Google Tax'
Sunday November 30, 2014 @08:51PM U.K. Police Force "Accidentally" Admits It Spied on Journalists
Wednesday November 26, 2014 @11:13AM New Snowden Docs Show GCHQ Paid Telcos For Cable Taps
Friday November 14, 2014 @10:10PM Cameron Says People Radicalized By Free Speech; UK ISPs Agree To Censor Button
Thursday October 30, 2014 @10:01AM Secret Policy Allows GCHQ Bulk Access To NSA Data
Thursday October 23, 2014 @09:37AM Proposed Penalty For UK Hackers Who "Damage National Security": Life
Sunday October 19, 2014 @01:30PM BBC Takes a Stand For the Public's Right To Remember Redacted Links
Tuesday October 07, 2014 @10:47AM Brits Must Trade Digital Freedoms For Safety, Says Crime Agency Boss
Thursday September 18, 2014 @09:55AM London's Crime Hot Spots Predicted Using Mobile Phone Data
Sunday September 14, 2014 @04:11PM School Installs Biometric Fingerprint System For Cafeteria
Friday September 12, 2014 @02:16PM UK Ham Radio Reg Plans To Drop 15 min Callsign Interval and Allow Encryption
Saturday August 16, 2014 @10:51PM Leaked Documents: GCHQ Made Port-Scanning Entire Countries a Standard Spy Tool
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @12:58PM Wikipedia Gets Critical Reception from UK Press at Wikimania 2014
Monday August 04, 2014 @03:14AM UK Spy Agency Certifies Master's Degrees In Cyber Security
Thursday July 31, 2014 @04:01PM UK Government Report Recommends Ending Online Anonymity
Wednesday July 30, 2014 @12:41PM UK To Allow Driverless Cars By January
Wednesday July 23, 2014 @12:12PM UK Cabinet Office Adopts ODF As Exclusive Standard For Sharable Documents
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @12:12PM For Now, UK Online Pirates Will Get 4 Warnings -- And That's It
Monday July 14, 2014 @09:00PM Hacking Online Polls and Other Ways British Spies Seek To Control the Internet
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @12:14PM Seven ISPs Take Legal Action Against GCHQ
Thursday June 26, 2014 @11:53AM MP Says 'Failed' Piracy Warnings Should Escalate To Fines & Jail
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @10:23PM Google and Facebook Can Be Legally Intercepted, Says UK Spy Boss
Friday June 13, 2014 @02:25PM British Army turns to Oculus Rift to take the sting out of battlefield trauma
Wednesday May 14, 2014 @12:44PM British government willing to block EU net neutrality deal
Friday May 09, 2014 @12:36PM London Black Cabs Threaten Chaos To Stop Uber
Friday May 09, 2014 @12:31PM UK ISPs To Send Non-Threatening Letters To Pirates
Thursday April 10, 2014 @06:07PM London's Public Bike Data Can Tell Everyone Where You've Been
Thursday March 20, 2014 @12:28PM UK To Create Alan Turing Institute
Sunday March 16, 2014 @12:55PM UK government wants "unsavoury" web content to be removed
Sunday March 09, 2014 @03:01PM School Tricks Pupils Into Installing a Root CA
Saturday March 01, 2014 @02:46PM Scottish Independence Campaign Battles Over BBC Weather Forecast
Friday February 21, 2014 @05:31PM Microsoft Circles the Wagons To Defeat ODF In the UK
Sunday February 09, 2014 @04:54PM Non-Coders as the Face of the Learn-to-Code Movements
Saturday February 08, 2014 @05:23PM UK Police Will Have Backdoor Access To Health Records
Saturday February 08, 2014 @05:10PM Snowden Docs Show UK's Digital Spies Using Viruses, Honey Traps
Friday February 07, 2014 @12:30PM UK police will have backdoor access to health records
Wednesday January 22, 2014 @06:08PM Great Firewall of UK Blocks Game Patch Because of Substring Matches
Tuesday January 21, 2014 @02:13PM BT and Alcatel-Lucent Record Real-World Fibre Optic Speed of 1.4Tbps In the UK
Thursday January 16, 2014 @01:05PM Man Jailed For Refusing To Reveal USB Password
Friday January 10, 2014 @01:51PM It's Official: Registrars cannot hold domains hostage without a court order
Sunday January 05, 2014 @05:14PM UK Company Successfully Claims Ownership of "Pinterest" Trademark
Friday January 03, 2014 @03:07PM The UK's Internet Porn Filter and Fighting Censorship Creep
Tuesday December 31, 2013 @03:02AM UK Introduces Warrantless Detention
Saturday December 14, 2013 @12:15PM UK Men Arrested For Anti-Semitic Tweets After Football Game
Saturday December 14, 2013 @12:09AM Some Londoners Cut Off As Failed Copper Thieves Take Fiber
Sunday December 08, 2013 @01:26PM Air Traffic Control "Telephone Glitch" Delays Hundreds of UK Flights
Thursday December 05, 2013 @11:19AM Cryptography to be export-controlled again, now under Wassenaar Arrangement?
Tuesday December 03, 2013 @11:47AM RF Safe-Stop shuts down car engines with radio pulse
Friday November 29, 2013 @12:47PM Rivals can legally create copycat software says UK Court
Wednesday November 13, 2013 @06:48PM Britain's Conservatives Scrub Speeches from the Internet
Wednesday November 13, 2013 @02:25PM Britain's Conservative Party Attempt to Remove Speeches From Internet
Monday November 11, 2013 @01:01PM British Intelligence Responds To Slashdot About Man-in-Middle Attack
Sunday November 10, 2013 @09:19PM GCHQ Created Spoofed LinkedIn and Slashdot Sites To Serve Malware
Thursday November 07, 2013 @12:02PM Want a petabyte of mobile data? That'll be £8m, please
Thursday November 07, 2013 @11:57AM Edward Snowden Leaks Could Help Paedophiles Escape Police, Says UK Government
Sunday November 03, 2013 @05:45PM RAF Pilots Blinded At 1000 Mph By Helmet Technical Glitch
Tuesday October 29, 2013 @12:09PM UK Prime Minister Threatens To Block Further Snowden Revelations
Monday October 28, 2013 @08:05PM UK prime minister threatens to block further Snowden revelations
Friday October 18, 2013 @12:11PM British NHS May Soon No Longer Offer Free Care
Tuesday October 15, 2013 @12:06PM British Police Foil Alleged Mall Massacre Copycat Plot
Tuesday October 08, 2013 @12:13PM Milestone: The Millionth UK-Made Raspberry Pi
Monday October 07, 2013 @06:02PM UK Minister: British Cabinet Was Told Nothing About GCHQ/NSA Spying Programs
Monday September 30, 2013 @11:15PM Hackers, Gamers and Tech Workers: The UK Needs You For a New Cyber Army
Friday September 20, 2013 @10:24AM RSA devs - Do NOT USE RSA as it may have been backdoored by the NSA
Wednesday September 18, 2013 @11:44AM Abandoned UK National Health Service IT System Has Cost $16bn... So Far
Thursday September 12, 2013 @10:48AM UK Gov't Outlines Plans To Privatize Royal Mail
Tuesday September 10, 2013 @12:04PM British TV Show 'Blackout' Triggers Online LOLs
Wednesday September 04, 2013 @03:59PM FOI Request reveals UK Houses of Parliament workers' passion for adult content
Friday August 23, 2013 @12:18AM Report: Britain Has a Secret Middle East Web Surveillance Base
Friday August 02, 2013 @01:17PM New Doctor Who Actor To Be Revealed This Sunday
Thursday August 01, 2013 @01:02PM In UK, Google Glass To Be Banned While Driving
Wednesday July 31, 2013 @12:57PM Microsoft Will Have to Rename SkyDrive, BSkyB Wins Legal Battle
Sunday July 28, 2013 @07:36PM English High Court bans scientific paper
Saturday July 20, 2013 @10:05PM Alan Turing Likely To Be Given Posthumous Pardon
Saturday July 20, 2013 @10:04PM MI5 Hiring Industrial Espionage IT Support Staff
Sunday July 14, 2013 @04:40PM NHS Fined After Computer Holding Patient Records Found On eBay
Friday July 12, 2013 @03:21PM NHS Fined After Computer Holding Paitent Records Found On eBay
Tuesday July 09, 2013 @02:11PM Computer Failure Disrupts British Air Traffic Control Systems
Friday July 05, 2013 @12:22PM BBC Gives Up On 3-D Television Programming
Thursday June 27, 2013 @03:51PM Meet PRISM's English Little Brother: Socmint
Monday June 17, 2013 @09:56AM Revealed: How the UK Spied On Its G20 Allies At London Summits
Tuesday March 19, 2013 @01:23PM UK Bloggers Could Face Libel Fines Unless Registered As Press
Saturday March 16, 2013 @04:04PM UK Government Mandates 'Preference' For Open Source
Friday January 25, 2013 @05:09PM Secret UK Uranium Components Plant Closed Over Safety Fears
Tuesday December 25, 2012 @09:06PM UK Court Invalidates Motorola Message Syncing Patents