Slashdot Items Tagged "politics"

Date / Time Story
Monday March 19, 2018 @05:35PM Sierra Leone Government Denies the Role of Blockchain In Its Recent Election
Monday March 19, 2018 @04:26PM Trump Bans Venezuela's New National Cryptocurrency
Monday March 19, 2018 @03:55PM Entrepreneur Andrew Yang, a Big Supporter Of Universal Basic Income, is Running For President
Monday March 19, 2018 @03:27PM Facebook Under Pressure as EU, US Urge Probes of Data Practices
Saturday March 17, 2018 @06:18PM Did Cambridge Analytica Harvest 50 Million Facebook Profiles?
Friday March 16, 2018 @02:20PM Sierra Leone Records World's First Blockchain-Powered Election
Thursday March 15, 2018 @02:59PM US Says Russia Hacked Energy Grid, Punishes 19 for Meddling
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @02:53PM Facebook Quietly Hid Webpages Bragging of Ability to Influence Elections
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @01:56PM Reddit and the Struggle To Detoxify the Internet
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @09:43AM Trump's Pick for New CIA Director Is Career Spymaster
Saturday March 10, 2018 @04:48PM Reddit Admits Russian Trolls Got Into Website During 2016 Election
Saturday March 10, 2018 @04:45PM Lawmakers Continue Fighting For Net Neutrality in the US Senate, Courts, and States
Thursday March 08, 2018 @04:09PM What Airbnb Did To New York City
Thursday March 08, 2018 @04:06PM Scientists Prove That Truth is No Match For Fiction on Twitter
Thursday March 08, 2018 @11:26AM Trump's Meeting With The Video Game Industry To Talk Gun Violence Could Get Ugly
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @05:47AM Sri Lanka Blocks Facebook, Instagram To Prevent Spread of Hate Speech
Thursday March 01, 2018 @04:43AM YouTube's New Moderators Mistakenly Pull Right-Wing Channels
Wednesday February 28, 2018 @02:08PM US Response 'Hasn't Changed The Calculus' Of Russian Interference, NSA Chief Says
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @05:48PM Net Neutrality Repeal Will Get a Senate Vote In the Spring, Democrats Say
Sunday February 25, 2018 @09:22AM Russian Spies Hacked the Olympics and Tried To Make it Look Like North Korea Did it, US Officials Say
Sunday February 25, 2018 @12:01AM House Democrats' Counter-Memo Released, Alleging Major Factual Inaccuracies
Friday February 23, 2018 @04:29PM Manafort Left an Incriminating Paper Trail Because He Couldn't Figure Out How to Convert PDFs to Word Files
Thursday February 22, 2018 @05:09PM President Trump: 'We Have To Do Something' About Violent Video Games, Movies
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @10:02AM Facebook VP of Ads Criticised For Tweeting that Russian-bought Ads Had Not Been Designed to Sway the US Election
Sunday February 18, 2018 @03:40AM Facebook Plans To Use US Mail To Verify IDs of Election Ad Buyers
Friday February 16, 2018 @02:36PM US Charges Russian Social Media Trolls Over Election Tampering
Friday February 16, 2018 @10:00AM Two Years After FBI vs Apple, Encryption Debate Remains
Thursday February 15, 2018 @11:15AM UK Blames Russia For Cyber Attack, Says Won't Tolerate Disruption
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @05:58PM Trump Administration Wants To Fire 248 Forecasters At the National Weather Service
Monday February 12, 2018 @01:51PM The Trump Administration is Moving To Privatize the International Space Station: Report
Thursday February 08, 2018 @06:22PM 32 Senators Want To Know If US Regulators Halted Equifax Probe
Thursday February 08, 2018 @10:39AM Anti-China Bill Being Softened After US Companies Complain
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @07:04PM EFF Founder John Perry Barlow Has Died At Age 70
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @07:40PM Facebook Hired a Full-Time Pollster To Monitor Zuckerberg's Approval Ratings
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @06:24PM Fake News Sharing In US Is a Rightwing Thing, Says Oxford Study
Monday February 05, 2018 @12:01PM US Consumer Protection Official Puts Equifax Probe on Ice
Friday February 02, 2018 @02:08PM GOP Memo Criticizing FBI Surveillance is Released
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @06:05PM White House Seeks 72 Percent Cut To Clean Energy Research
Monday January 29, 2018 @12:05PM FCC Chairman Slams Trump Team's Proposal To Nationalize 5G
Sunday January 28, 2018 @04:25PM Dutch Intelligence Agents Watched Russia Hack the DNC
Sunday January 28, 2018 @04:24PM Giant Tesla Battery In Australia Earns A Million Bucks In a Few Days
Sunday January 28, 2018 @02:27PM Russian Trolls Created Facebook Events Seen By More Than 300,000 Users
Thursday January 25, 2018 @03:38PM Tech Firms Let Russia Probe Software Widely Used by US Government
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @02:10PM Tax Change Aims to Lure Intellectual Property Back to the US
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @12:42PM Ecuador is Fighting Crime Using Chinese Surveillance Technology
Friday January 19, 2018 @06:10PM Trump Signs Surveillance Extension Into Law
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @05:41PM Facebook Is a 'Living, Breathing Crime Scene,' Says Former Tech Insider
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @02:17PM Apple Says It Will 'Contribute' $350 Billion in the US Economy Over the Next 5 Years
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @01:27PM Turning Soybeans Into Diesel Fuel Is Costing Us Billions
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @12:28PM US Lawmakers Urge AT&T To Cut Commercial Ties With Huawei and Oppose China Mobile Citing National Security Concerns
Friday January 12, 2018 @08:04PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Use Computers To Make Elections Better?
Friday January 12, 2018 @01:00AM Ecuador Grants Citizenship To WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange
Thursday January 11, 2018 @12:07PM Top US Government Computers Linked to Revenge-Porn Site
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @12:22PM North Carolina Congressional Map Ruled Unconstitutionally Gerrymandered
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @09:04PM Congress Is About To Vote On Expanding the Warrantless Surveillance of Americans
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @06:26PM UK Backs Off From Banning Reidentification Research
Monday January 08, 2018 @09:35PM Trump Pushes To Expand High-Speed Internet In Rural America
Friday January 05, 2018 @06:02PM Why Twitter Hasn't Banned President Trump
Friday January 05, 2018 @03:00PM Leading Lobbying Group for Amazon, Facebook, Google and Other Tech Giants is Joining the Legal Battle To Restore Net Neutrality
Friday January 05, 2018 @02:12PM What Happens When States Have Their Own Net Neutrality Rules?
Thursday January 04, 2018 @11:18PM France's President Macron Wants To Block Websites During Elections To Fight 'Fake News'
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @09:04PM Ajit Pai Backs Out of Planned CES 2018 Appearance
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @02:37AM NSA's Top Talent is Leaving Because of Low Pay, Slumping Morale and Unpopular Reorganization
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @08:14PM The FCC Is Still Tweaking Its Net Neutrality Repeal
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @05:19PM New Bill Could Finally Get Rid of Paperless Voting Machines
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @12:10PM Big Tech and Democracy Need To Work Together, Microsoft Executives Say
Monday January 01, 2018 @11:49AM How Do You Vote? 50 Million Google Images Give a Clue
Friday December 29, 2017 @04:36PM Trump Wants Postal Service To Charge 'Much More' For Amazon Shipments
Friday December 29, 2017 @03:57PM Trump's Website Is Coded With a Broken Server Error Message That Blames Obama
Friday December 29, 2017 @10:39AM Two Romanians Charged With Hacking Washington DC Police Surveillance Cameras Days Before Trump's Inauguration
Friday December 29, 2017 @02:25AM UK Enjoyed 'Greenest Year For Electricity Ever' in 2017
Thursday December 28, 2017 @03:50PM People Who Know How the News Is Made Resist Conspiratorial Thinking
Thursday December 28, 2017 @09:53AM Mark Zuckerberg's Real Campaign: Save Facebook
Thursday December 28, 2017 @07:58AM The Weaknesses of Paper Ballots Revealed By Close Virginia Race
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @10:36AM Obama Warns Against Irresponsible Social Media Use
Monday December 25, 2017 @03:57PM Russia's Putin Calls For Web Activities of Some Firms To Be Monitored
Monday December 25, 2017 @02:07PM UFO Existence 'Proven Beyond Reasonable Doubt', Says Former Head of Pentagon Alien Program
Thursday December 21, 2017 @04:33PM How Facebook's Political Unit Enables the Dark Art of Digital Propaganda
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @10:38AM New York City Moves To Create Accountability For Algorithms
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @06:16AM US Says North Korea 'Directly Responsible' For WannaCry Ransomware Attack
Monday December 18, 2017 @05:54PM CDC Director Says No Words Are Actually Banned At the CDC
Monday December 18, 2017 @04:43PM 'There Will Be a [Senate] Vote' To Reinstate Net Neutrality, Schumer Says
Monday December 18, 2017 @02:44PM Kaspersky Lab Sues Trump Administration Over Software Ban
Saturday December 16, 2017 @10:38PM Trump Administration Prohibits CDC Policy Analysts From Using the Words 'Science-Based'
Thursday December 14, 2017 @10:09PM CIA Captured Putin's 'Specific Instructions' To Hack the 2016 Election, Says Report
Thursday December 14, 2017 @02:49PM The Trump Administration Just Voted To Repeal the US Government's Net Neutrality Rules
Thursday December 14, 2017 @03:33AM FCC's Own Chief Technology Officer Warned About Net Neutrality Repeal
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @07:42PM Trump Administration Calls For Government IT To Adopt Cloud Services
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @12:01PM Russia-Linked Accounts Were Active on Facebook Ahead of Brexit
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @09:54AM No Matter What Happens With Net Neutrality, an Open Internet Isn't Going Anywhere, Says Former FCC Chairman
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @09:37PM What Does Artificial Intelligence Actually Mean?
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @06:24PM Trump Signs Into Law US Government Ban on Kaspersky Lab Software
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @02:41PM Paris Summit Finds New Money, Tech To Fight Climate Change
Monday December 11, 2017 @04:54PM President Trump Is Sending NASA Back To The Moon
Monday December 11, 2017 @01:13AM German Intelligence Warns of Increased Chinese Cyberspying
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @04:07PM Health Secretary Hits Out at Facebook's New App, Says 'Stay Away From My Kids'
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @01:54PM Trump Is Looking at Plans For a Global Network of Private Spies
Monday December 04, 2017 @05:26PM FCC Won't Delay Vote, Says Net Neutrality Supporters Are 'Desperate'
Saturday December 02, 2017 @06:34PM Valuable Republican Donor Database Breached -- By Other Republicans
Friday December 01, 2017 @11:55AM US 'Orchestrated' Russian Spies Scandal, Says Kaspersky Founder
Thursday November 30, 2017 @07:34PM Democrat Senators Introduce National Data Breach Notification Law
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @03:31PM FCC Chairman Keeps Up Assault on Social Media
Monday November 27, 2017 @03:46PM 'Complicit' Is The Word Of The Year In 2017, Says
Monday November 27, 2017 @01:20PM Google Seeks To Defuse Row With Russia Over Website Rankings
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:04PM Facebook To Show Users Which Russian Propaganda They Followed
Friday November 17, 2017 @04:11PM Y Combinator Cuts Ties With Peter Thiel After Ending Part-Time Partner Program
Thursday November 16, 2017 @05:49PM Report Claims That 18 Nation's Elections Were Impacted By Social Engineering Last Year