Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

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Saturday October 22, 2016 @10:26PM Amazon May Handle 30% Of All US Retail Sales
Saturday October 22, 2016 @08:20PM American 'Vigilante Hacker' Defaces Russian Ministry's Website
Saturday October 22, 2016 @02:59PM Journalist Cleared of Riot Charges in South Dakota
Saturday October 22, 2016 @12:17AM Should Journalists Ignore Some Leaked Emails?
Friday October 21, 2016 @09:45PM 'Anonymous' Hacker Indicted As His Hunger Strike Continues
Friday October 21, 2016 @09:06PM WikiLeaks To Its Supporters: 'Stop Taking Down the US Internet, You Proved Your Point'
Friday October 21, 2016 @06:34PM Facebook Employees Tried To Remove Trump Posts As Hate Speech
Friday October 21, 2016 @05:09PM AI Platform Assesses Trump's and Clinton's Emotional Intelligence
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:05PM Prosecutors Say NSA Contractor Could Flee To Foreign Power
Thursday October 20, 2016 @08:20PM Target Passes Walmart As Top US Corporate Installer of Solar Power
Thursday October 20, 2016 @06:55PM Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Thinks Space Can Be the New Internet
Thursday October 20, 2016 @05:30PM First New US Nuclear Reactor In 20 Years Goes Live
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:27PM US Army 'Will Have More Robot Soldiers Than Humans' By 2025, Says Former British Spy
Thursday October 20, 2016 @03:26PM Prosecutors Say Contractor Stole 50 Terabytes of NSA Data
Thursday October 20, 2016 @11:15AM China Overtakes the US in iOS App Store Revenue
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @05:13PM Czechs Arrest Russian Hacker Wanted By FBI
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @03:35PM LeEco Who? Chinese Tech Giant Tries Its Luck In the US With 'More Products Than You've Ever Seen'
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @11:37AM T-Mobile Fined $48 Million By FCC For Mischaracterizing 'Unlimited' Plan and Throttling Users' Data
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @04:15PM Half of American Adults Are In a Face-Recognition Database
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @03:59PM Clinton Campaign Considered Bill Gates, Tim Cook For Vice President
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @11:44AM Samsung is Setting Up Note 7 Exchange Booths at Airports Around the World
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @11:06AM Americans Work 25% More Than Europeans, Study Finds
Monday October 17, 2016 @06:51PM Project Include Drops Y Combinator As Peter Thiel Pledges $1.25 Million To Trump
Monday October 17, 2016 @05:52PM It's Entirely Reasonable For Police To Swipe a Suspicious Gift Card, Says Court
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:40PM Hackers Steal Credit Card Data From Visitors of US Senate GOP Committee Website
Sunday October 16, 2016 @07:44PM Report: Russian Hackers Phished The DNC And Clinton Campaign Using Fake Gmail Forms
Sunday October 16, 2016 @01:28AM Transcripts of Clinton's Wall Street Talks Released in New Wikileaks Dump
Saturday October 15, 2016 @10:54PM Accused British 'Flash Crash' Stock Trader To Be Extradited To The US
Saturday October 15, 2016 @09:08PM China Has Now Eclipsed The US in AI Research
Saturday October 15, 2016 @09:07PM CIA Prepping For Possible Cyber Strike Against Russia
Saturday October 15, 2016 @02:38AM Google Reveals It Received Secret FBI Subpoena
Friday October 14, 2016 @09:13PM Netflix Is 12x As Popular As Its Streaming Competitors Among Younger Viewers, Says Survey
Friday October 14, 2016 @06:51PM Top Democrats Request FBI Investigation of Trump Campaign Ties To Russia Over Hacking
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:33PM California City Converts Its Street Lights Into A High-Speed IoT Backbone
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:20PM Hackers Hit 6,000 Sites On Active 18-Month Carding Spree
Thursday October 13, 2016 @08:44PM Ken Bone May Have Violated FTC Guidelines With Uber Tweet
Thursday October 13, 2016 @07:44PM Google News Introduces Fact Check Feature -- Just In Time For the US Election
Thursday October 13, 2016 @04:38PM Verizon Believes Yahoo Email Hacking 'Material,' Could Affect Deal
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:39PM Senator Wants Nationwide, All-Mail Voting To Counter Election Hacks
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @01:14PM Google and Facebook Are Building the Fastest Trans-Pacific Cable Yet
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @11:56AM Wells Fargo Employee Informed the Bank of Fake Customer Accounts in 2006
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @11:44AM Verizon, AT&T Made $600 Million in Overage Fees Alone in 2016
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @11:24AM White House: AI Holds the Potential To Be a Major Driver of Economic Growth and Social Progress
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @10:02PM Baby Boomers Don't Have a Stronger Work Ethic Than Later Generations, Says Study
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:51PM White House Vows 'Proportional' Response For Russian DNC Hack
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:10PM Pokemon Go Could Add 2.83 Million Years To Users' Lives, Says Study
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:45PM US Military Is Looking At Blockchain Technology To Secure Nuclear Weapons
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @03:54PM Sprint To Provide 1 Million Students With Free Internet, Mobile Devices
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @02:19PM Comcast Fined $2.3 Million by FCC For 'Negative Option Billing' Practices
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @11:48AM Amazon Eyes Its Own Convenience Stores In Addition To Drive-Up Grocery Sites
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @10:16AM Barack Obama: America Will Take the Giant Leap To Mars, To Send People There by the 2030s
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @01:05AM Dozens of Suspicious Court Cases Aim At Getting Web Pages Taken Down Or Deindexed
Monday October 10, 2016 @07:00PM Climate Change Doubled the Size of Forest Fires In Western US, Says Study
Monday October 10, 2016 @05:42PM Yahoo Disables Automatic Email Forwarding Feature, Making It Difficult For Users To Leave
Monday October 10, 2016 @01:43AM Dilbert Creator Scott Adams Endorses Gary Johnson For President
Monday October 10, 2016 @01:31AM Samsung Knew a Third Replacement Note 7 Caught Fire On Tuesday and Said Nothing
Sunday October 09, 2016 @11:53PM Clinton Responds To WikiLeaks During Debate, And Blames Russian Hackers
Sunday October 09, 2016 @11:24PM Samsung Halts Galaxy Note 7 Production Temporarily
Sunday October 09, 2016 @06:02PM Sean Parker Contributes $9 Million As States Push To Legalize Marijuana
Saturday October 08, 2016 @09:47PM Are Tech Firms Liable For What Their Users Post?
Saturday October 08, 2016 @08:20PM One U.S. Election-System Vendor Is Using Developers in Serbia
Saturday October 08, 2016 @04:22PM WikiLeaks Releases Paid Clinton Speech Excerpts, And Threatens To Expose Google
Saturday October 08, 2016 @01:24PM How Tech Companies Are Responding To Hurricane Matthew
Saturday October 08, 2016 @12:45AM MuckRock Identifies The Oldest US Government Computer Still in Use
Friday October 07, 2016 @11:49PM AT&T Considers Stopping All Samsung Note 7 Sales
Friday October 07, 2016 @08:29PM Feds Convinced Police To Use License Plate-Scanning Tech At Gun Shows
Friday October 07, 2016 @06:31PM Appeals Court Reinstates Apple's $120 Million Slide-To-Unlock Patent Win Over Samsung
Friday October 07, 2016 @06:13PM CIA 'Siren Servers' Can Predict Social Uprisings Several Days Before They Happen
Friday October 07, 2016 @05:38PM Law-Defying Transistor Smashes Industry 'Limit', Measures Just 1nm
Friday October 07, 2016 @04:05PM US Intel Officially Blames the Russian Government For Hacking DNC
Friday October 07, 2016 @02:10PM Yahoo's Government Email Scanner Was Not A Modified Spam Filter, But a Secret Hacking Tool: Motherboard
Friday October 07, 2016 @11:15AM Judge: Lawsuits Now Can Be Served Using Twitter
Friday October 07, 2016 @09:53AM Samsung Could Face Second Recall As US Probes Burnt Phone
Friday October 07, 2016 @07:08AM Fake Call Centers in India Scam Americans Of Millions
Friday October 07, 2016 @12:55AM Prominent Pro-Patent Judge Issues Opinion Declaring All Software Patents Bad
Thursday October 06, 2016 @11:55PM Verizon Wants $1 Billion Discount On Yahoo Deal After Reports of Hacking, Email Scanning
Thursday October 06, 2016 @08:33PM Kennedy Space Center Braces For Hurricane Matthew
Thursday October 06, 2016 @07:29PM FCC Proposal: Internet Providers Must Ask To Share Your Data
Thursday October 06, 2016 @05:04PM Two 19-Year-Olds Charged With Running Phone Harassment, Hack-For-Hire Sites
Thursday October 06, 2016 @12:07AM Yahoo Scan By US Fell Under Foreign Spy Law Expiring Next Year
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @07:51PM Apple CEO Tim Cook Remembers Steve Jobs On Fifth Anniversary of His Death
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @06:07PM Judge Allows Small Businesses To Sue Credit Card Giants For Forcing Them To Adopt Chip Readers
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @04:19PM Nokia Makes a Play For 5G With Purchase of US Startup Eta Devices
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @02:14PM Replacement Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phone Catches Fire on Southwest Plane
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @12:51PM NSA Contractor Arrested in Possible New Theft of Secrets
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @11:53AM Verizon Workers Can Now Be Fired If They Fix Copper Phone Lines
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @11:40PM Indonesia Wants To Criminalize Memes
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @06:52PM Apple, Google, Microsoft: We Have No Government Email Scanning Program Like Yahoo's
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @05:44PM Encryption App Signal Wins Fight Against FBI Subpoena and Gag Order
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @05:08PM Boeing CEO Vows To Beat Elon Musk To Mars
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @03:28PM Yahoo Secretly Scanned Customer Emails For US Intelligence
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @02:21PM Outage Knocks Out All Major Phone Providers On the East Coast
Monday October 03, 2016 @09:33AM Tim Cook Defends Apple's Approach To Security: 'Encryption is Inherently Great'
Sunday October 02, 2016 @09:14PM WikiLeaks' Big Tuesday Announcement Will Now Take Place Via Video
Sunday October 02, 2016 @05:32PM No One's Bidding on The Shadow Brokers' Stolen NSA Hacking Tools
Saturday October 01, 2016 @04:54PM Fake Cellphone Emergency Alerts About Zombies and Nuclear Attacks Predicted
Saturday October 01, 2016 @04:04PM Pennsylvania's Voting Machines Are Running Windows XP
Saturday October 01, 2016 @01:21AM Federal Prosecutors Actually Prosecute H1-B Fraud
Saturday October 01, 2016 @12:14AM Senator Questions The Declassification Policies of America's National Intelligence Office
Friday September 30, 2016 @09:48PM FAA Sued Over Federal Drone Registry
Friday September 30, 2016 @07:12PM New US 'Secret' Clearance Unit Hires Firm Linked To 2014 Hacks
Friday September 30, 2016 @06:56PM New California Law Allows Test of Autonomous Shuttle With No Driver
Friday September 30, 2016 @05:02PM Feds Go After Mylan For Scamming Medicaid Out of Millions On EpiPen Pricing
Friday September 30, 2016 @03:58PM Researchers Ask Federal Court To Unseal Years of Surveillance Records
Thursday September 29, 2016 @07:14PM The Americas Are Now Officially 'Measles-Free'
Thursday September 29, 2016 @04:37PM FCC Votes To Upgrade Emergency Smartphone Alerts
Thursday September 29, 2016 @04:20PM Four States Sue To Stop Internet Transition
Thursday September 29, 2016 @01:17AM Comey Denies Clinton Email 'Reddit' Cover-Up
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @05:33PM US Believes Hackers Are Shielded By Russia To Hide Its Role In Cyberintrusions: WSJ
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @01:14AM Vladimir Putin Is Replacing Microsoft Programs With Domestic Software
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @04:06PM Microsoft Partners With Bank of America On Blockchain Trade Finance
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @12:50PM Yahoo's Delay in Reporting Hack 'Unacceptable', Say Senators
Monday September 26, 2016 @08:15PM Study: Earth Is At Its Warmest In 120,000 Years
Monday September 26, 2016 @07:30PM Trump Takes On 'Crooked Hillary' With Snapchat Geofilter
Monday September 26, 2016 @06:45PM US Department of Labor Is Suing Peter Thiel's Startup 'Palantir' For Discriminating Against Asians
Saturday September 24, 2016 @09:15PM How ITT Tech Screwed Students and Made Millions
Saturday September 24, 2016 @06:50PM Kentucky's Shotgun 'Drone Slayer' Gets Sued Again
Saturday September 24, 2016 @01:12PM US Panel Extends Nuclear Power Tax Credit
Saturday September 24, 2016 @12:47AM Senators Accuse Russia Of Disrupting US Election
Saturday September 24, 2016 @12:25AM U.S. Funds Challenges To North Korea's 'Information Shield'
Friday September 23, 2016 @07:40PM Hacker Who Aided ISIS Gets 20 Years In Prison
Friday September 23, 2016 @05:24PM UPS Is Starting To Test Drone Deliveries In the US
Friday September 23, 2016 @04:23PM You're Paying 40% More For TV Than You Were 5 Years Ago
Friday September 23, 2016 @11:22AM Probe Of Leaked US NSA Hacking Tools Examines Operative's Mistake
Thursday September 22, 2016 @08:51PM Senate Panel Authorizes Money For Mission To Mars
Thursday September 22, 2016 @06:19PM Tesla Sues Michigan Over Sales Ban
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:33PM Verizon Says It Knows You Don't Need Unlimited Data
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:04PM Hacker Leaks Michelle Obama's Passport
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 @05:00PM With 3D Printer Gun Files, National Security Interest Trumps Free Speech, Court Rules
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @03:43PM 'Corporate Troll' Wins $3 Million Verdict Against Apple For Ring-Silencing Patent
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @08:31PM Wildfire at Vandenberg Air Force Base Threatens ULA, SpaceX Launches
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
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @09:50AM More Gig Economy Workers Can Now Get Paid On Demand
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @01:40AM US Regulators Issue Comprehensive Policy On Self-Driving Cars
Monday September 19, 2016 @10:25PM Federal Judge Rules Bitcoin Is Money In Case Tied To JPMorgan Hack
Monday September 19, 2016 @06:39PM Computer Specialist Who Deleted Clinton Emails May Have Asked Reddit For Tips
Sunday September 18, 2016 @04:23PM Assange Agrees to US Prison If Obama Pardons Chelsea Manning
Sunday September 18, 2016 @03:34PM Uber Accused of Cashing In On Bomb Explosion By Jacking Rates
Sunday September 18, 2016 @12:24PM Oregon Settles $6 Billion Lawsuit Over Oracle's Botched Healthcare Website
Sunday September 18, 2016 @01:48AM Vanity Fair Blames The Failure of Theranos On Silicon Valley
Saturday September 17, 2016 @07:10PM The Ham Radio Parity Act Unanimously Passed By US House
Saturday September 17, 2016 @06:04PM Disses Wolfram Language, Touts Apple's Swift Playgrounds
Saturday September 17, 2016 @01:10AM Air Force Grounds $400 Billion F-35s Because of 'Peeling and Crumbling' Insulation
Saturday September 17, 2016 @12:34AM How The FBI Might've Opened the San Bernardino Shooter's iPhone 5c
Friday September 16, 2016 @10:31PM The US Government Is Building A 'Drone Dragnet' For Battlefields
Friday September 16, 2016 @07:54PM Alleged Hacker Lauri Love To Be Extradited To US
Friday September 16, 2016 @05:16PM Laurene Jobs Awards $10M To Pet Charter School Network of Zuckerberg, Gates
Friday September 16, 2016 @01:17PM AP, Vice, USA Today Sue FBI For Info On Phone Hack of San Bernardino Shooter
Thursday September 15, 2016 @08:26PM Religion In US 'Worth More Than Google and Apple Combined'
Thursday September 15, 2016 @07:28PM House Committee: Edward Snowden's Leaks Did 'Tremendous Damage'
Thursday September 15, 2016 @06:37PM Samsung Formally Recalls The Galaxy Note 7
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:34PM FBI Agent Posing As Journalist To Deliver Malware To Suspect Was Fine, Says DOJ
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @05:43PM Colin Powell's Private Email Account Has Been Hacked
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @04:51PM Bank of America Analysts Say There's A 50% Chance We Live In The Matrix
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @01:56AM Robots Will Eliminate 6% of All US Jobs By 2021, Says Report
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @06:19PM Edward Snowden Makes 'Moral' Case For Presidential Pardon
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @05:37PM New York Fines Viacom, Mattel and Hasbro For Tracking Kids Online
Monday September 12, 2016 @08:57PM Microsoft To Kill The Lumia Brand In Favor of a New Surface Phone, Says Report
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 @04:16PM Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Explodes In New York, Burns Six-Year-Old Boy
Sunday September 11, 2016 @11:49PM Amazon Will Open 100 Retail Stores
Sunday September 11, 2016 @05:27PM US Goverment Employees Targetted By New 'GovRAT' Malware
Sunday September 11, 2016 @08:41AM Steve Wozniak May Swap His Tesla For A Chevy Bolt
Saturday September 10, 2016 @07:39PM Arrests Made After Group Hacks CIA Director's AOL Account
Friday September 09, 2016 @09:18PM Senator Urges Colleagues to Prevent Expansion of Government Hacking
Friday September 09, 2016 @05:45PM CPSC: Stop Using The Samsung Galaxy Note 7
Friday September 09, 2016 @02:23AM North Korea Conducts Fifth Nuclear Test -- The Largest One Yet
Thursday September 08, 2016 @05:48PM Researcher Gets 20 Days In Prison For Hacking State Websites As Political Stunt
Thursday September 08, 2016 @05:09PM White House Names Retired Air Force General As First Cyber Security Chief
Thursday September 08, 2016 @04:50PM Israeli DDoS Provider 'vDOS' Earned $600,000 In Two Years
Thursday September 08, 2016 @03:55PM Dell To Cut At Least 2,000 Jobs After EMC Acquisition
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @05:00PM Cuba Is Blocking Text Messages That Contain Words Like 'Democracy'
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @04:44PM FAA May Ban Galaxy Note 7 On Flights Due To Exploding Batteries
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @07:46PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Anonymous Ways To Pay For Goods and Services?
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @05:23PM New Snowden Leaks Reveal More About NSA Satellite Eavesdropping
Monday September 05, 2016 @07:14PM US Beekeepers Fear For Livelihoods As Anti-Zika Toxin Kills 2.5M Bees
Monday September 05, 2016 @06:42PM US Investigating Potential Covert Russian Plan To Disrupt November Elections
Sunday September 04, 2016 @03:14PM Amazon Suddenly Stops Selling Student Loans
Sunday September 04, 2016 @02:55PM Fugitive Arrested After Using 'Wanted' Poster As His Facebook Profile Pic
Sunday September 04, 2016 @02:14AM Google, Apple, Mozilla, and the EFF Support Microsoft's Fight Against Gag Orders
Saturday September 03, 2016 @06:35PM Apple May Bring Back Billions In Profits To The U.S.
Saturday September 03, 2016 @12:27PM Climate Deal: US and China Join Paris Climate Accords
Saturday September 03, 2016 @01:04AM Legendary 747 Designer Joe Sutter Dies Age 95
Friday September 02, 2016 @10:18PM Walmart Is Cutting 7,000 Jobs Due To Automation
Friday September 02, 2016 @09:46PM Feds Spend Nearly $500K To 'Combat Online Trolling'
Friday September 02, 2016 @04:51PM FDA Bans 19 Chemicals Used In Antibacterial Soaps
Friday September 02, 2016 @02:51PM FBI Releases Hillary Clinton Email Report
Friday September 02, 2016 @12:06AM The Unsettling Relationship Between Russia and Wikileaks
Thursday September 01, 2016 @05:29PM Niantic Responds To Senate Inquiry Into Pokemon Go Privacy
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @07:01PM Revived Lawsuit Says Twitter DMs Are Like Handing ISIS a Satellite Phone
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @04:04PM Study: 33% of Facebook Users Want Less News In Their Feed
Monday August 29, 2016 @07:14PM Judge Allows Kim Dotcom To Livestream Court Hearing
Monday August 29, 2016 @04:19PM US Appeals Court Dismisses AT&T Data Throttling Lawsuit
Monday August 29, 2016 @04:05PM 65-Year-Old Woman Shoots Down Drone Over Her Virginia Property With One Shot
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