Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

Date / Time Story
Sunday November 19, 2017 @08:30PM Net Neutrality is Essentially Unassailable, Argues Billionaire Barry Diller
Saturday November 18, 2017 @06:40PM Apple Is Served A Search Warrant To Unlock Texas Church Gunman's iPhone
Saturday November 18, 2017 @06:06PM 46% of Americans Now Have High Blood Pressure
Saturday November 18, 2017 @12:43AM EFF Beats 'Stupid' Patent Troll In Court
Friday November 17, 2017 @05:30PM The House's Tax Bill Levies a Tax On Graduate Student Tuition Waivers
Friday November 17, 2017 @04:56PM Massive US Military Social Media Spying Archive Left Wide Open In AWS S3 Buckets
Friday November 17, 2017 @09:45AM Why is this Company Tracking Where You Are on Thanksgiving?
Thursday November 16, 2017 @04:21PM FCC Repeals Decades-Old Rules Blocking Broadcast Media Mergers
Thursday November 16, 2017 @03:45PM Federal Extreme Vetting Plan Castigated By Tech Experts
Thursday November 16, 2017 @01:31PM Phone Companies Get New Tools To Block Spam Calls
Thursday November 16, 2017 @11:11AM Internal Kaspersky Investigation Says NSA Worker's Computer Was Infested with Malware
Thursday November 16, 2017 @09:05AM Foreign Students Have Begun To Shun the United States
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @04:16PM FCC Plans December Vote To Kill Net Neutrality Rules
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @04:08PM TechShop Announces Chapter 7 Bankruptcy; Closes All Locations
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @03:56PM Companies Wake Up To the Problem of Bullies At Work
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @03:03PM Russia Posts Video Game Screenshot As 'Irrefutable Proof' of US Helping IS
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @01:09PM Technology Invading Nearly All US Jobs, Even Lower Skilled, Study Finds
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @07:11PM Boeing 757 Testing Shows Airplanes Vulnerable To Hacking, DHS Says
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @05:46PM Why Google Should Be Afraid of a Missouri Republican's Google Probe
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @05:23PM All 500 of the World's Top 500 Supercomputers Are Running Linux
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @04:28PM FDA Approves Digital Pill That Tracks If Patients Have Ingested Their Medication
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @04:20PM Pentagon To Make a Big Push Toward Open-Source Software Next Year
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @02:18PM About 15 Percent of US Agencies Detected Kaspersky Software on Networks
Monday November 13, 2017 @07:07PM Study Finds SpaceX Investment Saved NASA Hundreds of Millions
Monday November 13, 2017 @04:35PM China Overtakes US In Latest Top 500 Supercomputer List
Monday November 13, 2017 @01:45PM Verizon, AT&T Announce Plans To Build and Share Hundreds of New Cell Towers
Sunday November 12, 2017 @03:44PM North Korean Hackers Are Targeting US Defense Contractors
Sunday November 12, 2017 @12:14AM Bill Gates Just Bought 25,000 Acres in the Arizona Desert
Saturday November 11, 2017 @06:20PM Lockheed Martin To Build High-Energy Airborne Laser For Fighter Planes
Saturday November 11, 2017 @12:44AM The Computer Scientist Who Prefers Voting With Paper
Saturday November 11, 2017 @12:39AM H1-B Administrators Are Challenging An Unusually Large Number of Applications
Friday November 10, 2017 @04:32PM Following Equifax Breach, CEO Doesn't Know If Data Is Encrypted
Thursday November 09, 2017 @06:05PM DOJ: Strong Encryption That We Don't Have Access To Is 'Unreasonable'
Thursday November 09, 2017 @03:59PM Monopoly Critics Decry 'Amazon Amendment'
Thursday November 09, 2017 @03:49PM WikiLeaks Starts Releasing Source Code For Alleged CIA Spying Tools
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @07:32PM America's 'Retail Apocalypse' Is Really Just Beginning
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @02:38PM Justice Department Tells Time Warner It Must Sell CNN Or DirecTV To Approve Its AT&T Merger
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @02:16PM Nearly a Third of Millennials Say They'd Rather Own Bitcoin Than Stocks
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @02:05PM Nearly Half of Colorado Counties Have Rejected a Comcast-Backed Law Restricting City-Run Internet
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @01:44PM China Spreads Propaganda to U.S. on Facebook, a Platform it Bans at Home
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @04:21PM The US Is Now the Only Country In the World To Reject the Paris Climate Deal
Monday November 06, 2017 @05:42PM Florida Attempts the Largest Hydraulic Restoration Project In the World To Save the Everglades
Monday November 06, 2017 @05:20PM Should Private Companies Be Allowed To Hit Back At Hackers?
Monday November 06, 2017 @04:52PM Apple Wins $120 Million From Samsung In Slide-To-Unlock Patent Battle
Monday November 06, 2017 @02:54PM Comcast's Xfinity Internet Service Is Down Across the US [Update]
Monday November 06, 2017 @06:33AM The Disappearing American Grad Student
Sunday November 05, 2017 @09:29PM The US Has Destroyed A Critical Sea Ice-Measuring Satellite
Sunday November 05, 2017 @04:22PM Failure of Sprint/T-Mobile Merger Means a Missed Chance To Save $30B
Saturday November 04, 2017 @05:03PM Many US States Consider Abandoning Daylight Savings Time
Friday November 03, 2017 @03:00PM Republican Tax Plan Kills Electric Vehicle Credit
Friday November 03, 2017 @01:34PM Google Wins Ruling to Block Global Censorship Order
Friday November 03, 2017 @10:41AM BMW Recalling One Million Vehicles in North America
Thursday November 02, 2017 @05:04PM Eric Schmidt and Bob Work: Our AI 'Sputnik Moment' Is Now
Thursday November 02, 2017 @03:13PM Department of Justice Considers Blocking AT&T Deal For Time Warner
Thursday November 02, 2017 @02:05PM Trump Says Broadcom Is Moving Headquarters To US From Singapore
Thursday November 02, 2017 @08:49AM Russia Hackers Had Targets Worldwide, Beyond US Election
Thursday November 02, 2017 @08:42AM Pirate TV Services Are Taking a Bite Out of Cable Company Revenue
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @03:26PM CIA Releases 321GB of Bin Laden's Digital Library
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @02:10PM Government Won't Pursue Talking Car Mandate
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @04:58PM Verizon Wants To Ban States From Protecting Your Privacy
Monday October 30, 2017 @07:05PM Facebook Says 126 Million Americans May Have Seen Russia-Linked Political Posts
Monday October 30, 2017 @04:20PM BlackBerry CEO Promises To Try To Break Customers' Encryption If the US Government Asks Him To
Monday October 30, 2017 @03:10PM Indiana Is Purging Voters Using Software That's 99 Percent Inaccurate, Lawsuit Alleges
Saturday October 28, 2017 @04:16PM America's F-35s Can't Fly 22% of the Time, Repair Facilities Six Years Behind Schedule
Friday October 27, 2017 @04:00PM Comcast Tries To Derail Fort Collins Community Broadband
Friday October 27, 2017 @02:49PM Kaspersky CEO Says Hack Claims Cutting US Cyber Security Sales
Friday October 27, 2017 @06:56AM India Overtakes the US To Become the World's Second Largest Smartphone Market
Thursday October 26, 2017 @04:14PM US Voting Server At Heart of Russian Hack Probe Mysteriously Wiped
Thursday October 26, 2017 @09:50AM San Francisco Just Took a Huge Step Toward Internet Utopia
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @07:55AM Kaspersky Admits To Reaping Hacking Tools From NSA Employee PC
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @07:40PM FCC Ends Decades-Old Rule Designed To Keep TV, Radio Under Local Control
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @05:05PM Oracle, Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook Blow Even More Cash on Lobbying
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @03:06PM Congress Opens Probe Into FBI's Handling of Clinton Email Investigation
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @11:40AM 42% of Americans Under 8 Have Their Own Tablet
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @09:01AM Microsoft To Drop Lawsuit After US Government Revises Data Request Rules
Monday October 23, 2017 @09:47PM Tech Firms Seek Washington's Prized Asset: Top-Secret Clearances
Monday October 23, 2017 @01:14PM FBI Couldn't Access Nearly 7,000 Devices Because of Encryption
Monday October 23, 2017 @09:06AM Kaspersky Lab To Open Software To Review, Says Nothing To Hide
Sunday October 22, 2017 @07:29PM US Preparing to Put Nuclear Bombers On 24-Hour Alert
Saturday October 21, 2017 @07:37PM US Government Warns Of 'Ongoing' Hacks Targeting Nuclear and Power Industries
Saturday October 21, 2017 @01:32AM NYT Op-Ed Argues Amazon 'Took Seattle's Soul'
Saturday October 21, 2017 @12:51AM Code Bootcamp Fined $375K Over Employment Claims and Licensing Issues
Friday October 20, 2017 @07:46PM Tech Companies To Lobby For Immigrant 'Dreamers' To Remain In US
Friday October 20, 2017 @04:16PM The US Government Keeps Spectacularly Underestimating Solar Energy Installation
Thursday October 19, 2017 @04:10PM Senators Announce New Bill That Would Regulate Online Political Ads
Thursday October 19, 2017 @12:30PM Amazon Battles Google for Renewable Energy Crown
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @03:51PM CNN Gets a First-Of-Its-Kind Waiver To Fly Drones Over Crowds
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @06:41PM Tribal 'Sovereign Immunity' Patent Protection Could Be Outlawed
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @06:31PM SpaceX's Reusable Rockets Win US Air Force General's Endorsement
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @04:57PM Russian Troll Factory Paid US Activists To Fund Protests During Election
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @04:44PM 'Significant' Number of Equifax Victims Already Had Info Stolen, Says IRS
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @09:59AM Smartphones Are Killing Americans, But Nobody's Counting
Monday October 16, 2017 @02:36PM EPA Says Higher Radiation Levels Pose 'No Harmful Health Effect'
Monday October 16, 2017 @01:15PM Leave It To the Heat to Dull Autumn's Glory
Monday October 16, 2017 @09:48AM US Supreme Court To Decide Microsoft Email Privacy Dispute
Sunday October 15, 2017 @04:19PM Pentagon Turns To High-Speed Traders To Fortify Markets Against Cyberattack
Sunday October 15, 2017 @03:21PM Pizza Hut Leaks Credit Card Info On 60,000 Customers
Saturday October 14, 2017 @05:04PM In a Cashless World, You'd Better Pray the Power Never Goes Out
Saturday October 14, 2017 @10:49AM How Open Source Software Helps The Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Friday October 13, 2017 @01:44PM Why China is Winning the Clean Energy Race
Friday October 13, 2017 @03:54AM Recordings of the Sounds Heard In the Cuban US Embassy Attacks Released
Thursday October 12, 2017 @03:03PM US Weapons Data Stolen During Raid of Australian Defense Contractor's Computers
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @07:29PM SpaceX Successfully Landed the 12th Falcon 9 Rocket of 2017
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:34PM Google Will Hit 100 Percent Renewable Energy This Year
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:27PM US Government Has 'No Right To Rummage' Through Anti-Trump Protest Website Logs, Says Judge
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @11:41AM California DMV Changes Rules To Allow Testing and Use of Fully Autonomous Vehicles
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @07:09PM Justice Department To Be More Aggressive In Seeking Encrypted Data From Tech Companies
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @04:57PM Symantec CEO: Source Code Reviews Pose Unacceptable Risk
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @01:35PM T-Mobile Website Allowed Hackers to Access Your Account Data With Just Your Phone Number
Monday October 09, 2017 @04:05PM EPA Announces Repeal of Major Obama-Era Carbon Emissions Rule
Monday October 09, 2017 @09:40AM How Comcast is Shortchanging Customers In Vermont
Sunday October 08, 2017 @12:15AM YouTube Alters Algorithm To Promote News, Penalize Vegas Shooting Conspiracy Theories
Saturday October 07, 2017 @03:06PM Alphabet's Balloons Will Bring Cellphone Service To Puerto Rico
Friday October 06, 2017 @06:14PM Massive 70-Mile-Wide Butterfly Swarm Shows Up On Denver Radar System
Friday October 06, 2017 @03:19PM Sprint, T-Mobile Could Announce a Merger By Month's End
Friday October 06, 2017 @03:03PM Regulate Facebook Like AIM
Friday October 06, 2017 @08:59AM US Jobs Dropped By 33,000 In September, Likely Due To Storms
Thursday October 05, 2017 @04:43PM Vice President Pence Vows US Astronauts Will Return To the Moon
Thursday October 05, 2017 @04:37PM Three-Quarters of All Honey On Earth Has Pesticides In It
Thursday October 05, 2017 @04:13PM Tesla Still On Top In US Electric Vehicle Sales, GM Close Behind
Thursday October 05, 2017 @03:34PM Nearly 4 Million People In US Still Subscribe To Netflix DVDs By Mail
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @04:14PM Facebook Fought Rules That Could Have Exposed Fake Russian Ads
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @03:23PM US Congress Investigates Patent 'Gifts' That Evade Inter Partes Review
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @02:50PM US Senate Panel Approves Self-Driving Car Legislation
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @06:46PM IRS Awards $7 Million Fraud Prevention Contract To Equifax
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @04:34PM Judge Recommends ISP, Search Engine Blocking of Sci-Hub In the US
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @04:02PM Breast Cancer Deaths Drop Nearly 40 Percent In the US
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @03:56PM Fully Driverless Cars Could Be Months Away
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @03:46PM US Studying Ways To End Use of Social Security Numbers For ID
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @01:35PM Judge Recommends ISP and Search Engine Blocking of Sci-Hub in the US
Monday October 02, 2017 @06:19PM North Korea Gets Second Route To Internet Via Russia Link
Monday October 02, 2017 @04:27PM Equifax Says 2.5 Million More Americans May Be Affected By Hack
Monday October 02, 2017 @03:49PM Nobel Prize For Medicine Awarded For Insights Into Internal Biological Clock
Monday October 02, 2017 @03:00PM Supreme Court Won't Hear Kim Dotcom's Civil Forfeiture Case
Monday October 02, 2017 @10:26AM Navy Returns to Compasses and Pencils To Help Avoid Collisions at Sea
Monday October 02, 2017 @06:59AM Las Vegas Shooting Leaves at Least 50 Dead, More Than 200 Wounded
Saturday September 30, 2017 @05:12PM US Prisons Have a Cellphone Smuggling Problem
Saturday September 30, 2017 @03:07PM Squabble With Contractor Delayed Equifax's Response To Data Breach
Saturday September 30, 2017 @10:18AM US Consumer Groups Warn 'Robot Car Bill' Threatens Safety
Friday September 29, 2017 @10:04PM Google Investigates Facebook's Russian Political Operatives, Will Address Congressmen
Friday September 29, 2017 @09:40PM Steve Wozniak: Net Neutrality Rollback 'Will End the Internet As We Know It'
Friday September 29, 2017 @03:19PM US Slashing Embassy Staff In Cuba Because of Apparent Sonic 'Attacks'
Thursday September 28, 2017 @06:48PM IBM Now Has More Employees In India Than In the US
Thursday September 28, 2017 @03:16PM Air Force Gives 10-Year-Old Orbiting Satellite To Ham Radio Operators
Thursday September 28, 2017 @02:40PM More Than Half of American Workers Can't Sue Their Employer
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @11:02PM Homeland Security Plans To Collect Immigrants' Social Media Information
Monday September 25, 2017 @11:13PM NSA Targeted 106,000 Foreigners In Spy Program Up For Renewal
Monday September 25, 2017 @06:35PM Red Cross Asks For 50 Ham Radio Operators To Fly To Puerto Rico
Sunday September 24, 2017 @08:36PM 'Banned Books Week' Recognizes 2016's Most-Censored Books (and Comic Books)
Sunday September 24, 2017 @06:27PM Chicago School Official: US IT Jobs Offshored Because 'We Weren't Making Our Own' Coders
Sunday September 24, 2017 @02:33PM Civilian Drone Crashes Into a US Army Helicopter
Saturday September 23, 2017 @08:39PM Equifax Hit With 'Dozens' of Lawsuits from Shareholders and Consumers -- Plus a Possible Class Action
Friday September 22, 2017 @08:56PM Governments Turn Tables By Suing Public Records Requesters
Friday September 22, 2017 @07:57PM Inside Amazon's Warehouses: Thousands of Senior Citizens and the Occasional Robot Mishap
Friday September 22, 2017 @02:49PM Court Rules That Imported Solar Panels Are Bad For US Manufacturing
Friday September 22, 2017 @02:35PM Verizon Backtracks Slightly In Plan To Kick Customers Off Network
Friday September 22, 2017 @09:30AM T-Mobile, Sprint Close To Agreeing Deal Terms
Thursday September 21, 2017 @02:48PM Distrustful US Allies Force Spy Agency To Back Down In Encryption Fight
Thursday September 21, 2017 @12:22PM Bitcoin Futures-Based ETF Likely To Be Approved in the US
Monday September 18, 2017 @04:51PM Ethereum Will Match Visa In Scale In a 'Couple of Years,' Says Founder
Monday September 18, 2017 @04:09PM Navy Plans To Use Xbox 360 Controllers For New Periscope Systems Aboard Its Submarines
Monday September 18, 2017 @03:24PM Equifax Stock Sales Are the Focus of US Criminal Probe
Sunday September 17, 2017 @07:13PM Illinois Tests A Blockchain-Based Birth Registry/ID System
Sunday September 17, 2017 @06:43PM Americans Plan Massive 'Net Neutrality' Protest Next Week
Sunday September 17, 2017 @02:25PM Idaho Wants To Establish America's First 'Dark Sky Preserve'
Sunday September 17, 2017 @11:57AM Trump's Officials Suggest Re-Negotiating The Paris Climate Accord
Saturday September 16, 2017 @11:08AM NSA Launches 'Codebreaker Challenge' For Students: Stopping an Infrastructure Attack
Saturday September 16, 2017 @10:33AM Equifax CEO Hired a Music Major as the Company's Chief Security Officer
Friday September 15, 2017 @11:18PM Facebook Shares Details Of Russia-Bought Ads With US Investigators
Friday September 15, 2017 @09:00PM More Millennials Would Give Up Voting Than Texting
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:59PM There Will Be 22 Million Cord Cutters By 2018, Says Report
Friday September 15, 2017 @04:26PM Mystery of Sonic Weapon Attacks At US Embassy In Cuba Deepens
Friday September 15, 2017 @03:48PM Credit Karma To Launch Free ID Monitoring Following Equifax Hack
Friday September 15, 2017 @03:47PM Equifax Says Almost 400,000 Britons Hit In Data Breach
Friday September 15, 2017 @03:39PM 8,500 Verizon Customers Disconnected Because of 'Substantial' Data Use
Thursday September 14, 2017 @04:12PM Wisconsin State Legislature Signs Off On $3 Billion Foxconn Incentive Package
Thursday September 14, 2017 @03:47PM ISPs Claim a Privacy Law Would Weaken Online Security, Increase Pop-Ups
Thursday September 14, 2017 @03:00PM Hyperloop One Reveals 10 Strongest Potential Hyperloop Routes In the World
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @06:04PM Target's Sales Floors Are Switching From Apple To Android Devices
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @02:35PM Kaspersky Software Banned From US Government Systems Over Concerns About Russia
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @01:03PM Trump Administration Sued Over Phone Searches at US Borders
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @04:17PM Department of Energy Invests $50 Million To Improve Critical Energy Infrastructure Security
Monday September 11, 2017 @05:16PM Virginia Scraps Electronic Voting Machines Hackers Destroyed At DefCon
Monday September 11, 2017 @04:46PM The New Corporate Recruitment Pool: Workers In Dead-End Jobs
Sunday September 10, 2017 @10:26PM Government Officials Begin Investigating Equifax Breach
Sunday September 10, 2017 @02:05PM Equifax Breach Provokes Calls For Serious Data Protection Reforms
Sunday September 10, 2017 @12:12AM Should British Hacker Lauri Love Be Tried In America?
Saturday September 09, 2017 @08:41PM America's Data-Swamped Spy Agencies Pin Their Hopes On AI
Saturday September 09, 2017 @08:28PM TechCrunch: Equifax Hack-Checking Web Site Is Returning Random Results
Saturday September 09, 2017 @07:48PM Equifax Breach is Very Possibly the Worst Leak of Personal Info Ever
Saturday September 09, 2017 @04:36PM The Teen Malware Career Of Marcus Hutchins
Friday September 08, 2017 @04:34PM FDA Slams EpiPen Maker For Doing Nothing While Hundreds Failed, People Died
Friday September 08, 2017 @04:22PM El Nino's Absence Is Causing An Active Hurricane Season
Friday September 08, 2017 @03:26PM Ask Slashdot: What's a Practical Response To the Equifax Breach?
Thursday September 07, 2017 @08:59PM SpaceX Rocket Launches X-37B Space Plane On Secret Mission, Aces Landing
Thursday September 07, 2017 @03:56PM Credit Reporting Firm Equifax Announces 'Cybersecurity Incident Impacting Approximately 143 Million US Consumers'
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @05:19PM Facebook Sold Ads To Russian-Linked Accounts During Election
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @03:20PM Plastic Fibers Found In 83 Percent of World's Tap Water, Study Reveals
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @03:11PM Facebook Essentially Has Been Telling Advertisers It Can Reach More People Than Actually Exist, Analyst Finds
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @03:03PM Hackers Have Penetrated Energy Grid, Symantec Warns