Slashdot Items Tagged "uk"

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Saturday June 16, 2018 @04:20PM Prosecution of UK News Photographer Collapses After Recording Disproves Police Testimony
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @02:46PM Britain's Dixons Carphone Discovers Data Breach Affecting 5.9 Million Payment Cards
Tuesday June 12, 2018 @05:09PM UK Watchdog Issues $334K Fine For Yahoo's 2014 Data Breach
Sunday June 10, 2018 @05:13PM Digital IDs Needed To End 'Mob Rule' Online, Says UK's Security Minister
Thursday June 07, 2018 @04:59PM 'Pirates' Tend To Be the Biggest Buyers of Legal Content, Study Shows
Thursday June 07, 2018 @05:38AM UK Bank TSB Admits 1,300 Accounts Hit By Fraud Amid IT Meltdown
Monday May 28, 2018 @10:09PM London Launches World's First Contactless Payment Scheme For Street Performers
Sunday May 27, 2018 @07:31PM End of the Landline: BT Aims To Move All UK Customers To VoIP by 2025
Thursday May 24, 2018 @12:18AM Facebook Asks British Users To Submit Their Nudes as Protection Against Revenge Porn
Wednesday May 23, 2018 @12:43PM UK Military Fears Robots Learning War From Video Games
Monday May 21, 2018 @04:59PM Most GDPR Emails Unnecessary and Some Illegal, Say Experts
Monday May 21, 2018 @12:23PM Google Sued For 'Clandestine Tracking' of 4.4 Million UK iPhone Users' Browsing Data
Friday May 18, 2018 @09:04PM FM Radio Faces UK Government Switch-Off As Digital Listening Passes 50 Percent Milestone
Tuesday May 15, 2018 @07:26PM Ecuador Spent $5 Million Protecting and Spying On Julian Assange, Says Report
Friday May 11, 2018 @07:04AM London Plans To Ban Junk Food Advertising On Public Transport
Monday May 07, 2018 @04:47PM UK Police Say 92 Percent False Positive Facial Recognition Is No Big Deal
Saturday May 05, 2018 @05:56PM UK Car Industry On Alert Over Reports Some Hybrids Face a Ban
Tuesday May 01, 2018 @11:25AM UK Officials Will Summon Mark Zuckerberg To Testify if He Won't Do So Voluntarily
Saturday April 28, 2018 @12:34PM Tesla Driver Banned From Driving For 18 Months For Sitting in Passenger Seat
Sunday April 22, 2018 @03:06AM UK Teen Who Hacked CIA Director Sentenced To 2 Years In Prison
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @04:26PM Amazon Employee Explains the Poor Working Conditions of An Amazon Warehouse
Monday April 16, 2018 @12:59PM State-Sponsored Russian Hackers Actively Seeking To Hijack Essential Internet Hardware, US and UK Intelligence Agencies Say
Friday April 13, 2018 @09:59AM Google Loses 'Right To Be Forgotten' Case
Thursday April 05, 2018 @03:50PM UK, Australia Investigating Facebook Amid Cambridge Analytica Data Scandal
Friday March 30, 2018 @12:07AM European Commission Says It Will Cancel All 300,000 UK-Owned .EU Domains
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @01:22PM Cities Worldwide Spent Over $3 Billion Last Year To Peep On You
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @01:44PM Zuckerberg Refuses UK Parliament Summons Over Facebook Data Misuse, Agrees To Testify Before Congress
Saturday March 24, 2018 @05:48PM UK High Court 'Perma-Bans' Efforts to Extradite Lauri Love to the US
Friday March 23, 2018 @08:17PM British Scientists Develop Wearable MRI Scanner
Friday March 23, 2018 @06:31PM Britain's Plan To Build a 2,000 Foot Aircraft Carrier Almost Entirely From Ice
Thursday March 22, 2018 @11:15AM UK Launches Task Force To Scrutinize Cryptocurrency Risks and Benefits
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @05:19PM Patients Regain Sight After Groundbreaking Trial
Saturday March 17, 2018 @06:18PM Did Cambridge Analytica Harvest 50 Million Facebook Profiles?
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @06:13PM Google Releases Info On 2.4 Million 'Right To Be Forgotten' Requests
Sunday February 18, 2018 @01:44PM Give Workers 10,000 Pound To Survive Automation, British Top Think Tank Suggests
Friday February 16, 2018 @06:32PM Phishing Attack Scores Credentials For More Than 50,000 Snapchat Users
Thursday February 15, 2018 @11:15AM UK Blames Russia For Cyber Attack, Says Won't Tolerate Disruption
Monday February 05, 2018 @01:00PM Lauri Love Ruling 'Sets Precedent' For Trying Hacking Suspects in UK
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @10:34AM Judges Say the UK's Digital Surveillance Program Snooper's Charter Is Illegal
Monday January 29, 2018 @04:32PM Automation To Take 1 in 3 Jobs in UK's Northern Centres, Report Finds
Monday January 29, 2018 @12:55PM One in 50 of Us is Face Blind -- and Many Don't Even Realize
Saturday January 27, 2018 @09:03PM WikiLeaks' Julian Assange Asks UK Judge to Drop His Arrest Warrant
Thursday January 25, 2018 @11:12AM Admiral Charges Hotmail Users More For Car Insurance
Thursday January 25, 2018 @11:06AM UK PM Seeks 'Safe and Ethical' Artificial Intelligence
Monday January 22, 2018 @04:59PM UK Hospitals Can Now Store Confidential Patient Records In the Public Cloud
Sunday January 21, 2018 @08:31PM Facebook Reopens Probe Into Russian Involvement in Brexit
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @02:02PM Uber Says UK Drivers Will Take Mandatory Breaks
Friday January 12, 2018 @01:00AM Ecuador Grants Citizenship To WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @06:25PM UK Backs Off From Banning Reidentification Research
Sunday January 07, 2018 @03:36PM Porn age-checks risk pushing children to dark web, officials warn
Monday January 01, 2018 @03:11PM UK 'Faces Build-up of Plastic Waste'
Friday December 29, 2017 @05:58PM Dutch Utility Plans Massive Wind Farm Island In North Sea
Thursday December 28, 2017 @02:42PM UK Enjoyed 'Greenest Year For Electricity Ever' in 2017
Monday December 25, 2017 @05:53PM UK Companies Facing Cyber Security Staff Shortage
Saturday December 23, 2017 @12:44AM UK Police's Porn-Spotting AI Keeps Mistaking Desert Pics for Nudes
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @12:29PM The UK Decides 10 Mbps Broadband Should Be a Legal Right
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @06:08PM Russia-Linked Twitter Accounts 'Tried To Divide UK' After Terrorist Attacks
Friday December 08, 2017 @05:32PM Insurers Are Rewarding Tesla Owners For Using Autopilot
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @07:37PM 'Watershed' Medical Trial Proves Type 2 Diabetes Can Be Reversed
Friday December 01, 2017 @08:10PM Electric Cars Are Already Cheaper To Own and Run Than Petrol Or Diesel, Says Study
Thursday November 30, 2017 @09:38AM Google Faces Lawsuit For Gathering Personal Data From Millions of iPhone Users
Monday November 27, 2017 @06:46PM Tom Baker Returns To Finish Shelved Doctor Who Episodes Penned By Douglas Adams
Monday November 27, 2017 @04:19PM Computer Science GCSE in Disarray After Tasks Leaked Online
Friday November 24, 2017 @07:08PM Living In Nuclear Disaster Fallout Zone Would Be No Worse Than Living In London, Research Suggests
Friday November 24, 2017 @05:57PM Pornhub Owner May Become the UK's Gatekeeper of Online Porn
Thursday November 23, 2017 @09:58PM Broadband Firms in UK Must Ditch 'Misleading' Speed Ads
Friday November 10, 2017 @01:23PM Uber Drivers Have Rights on Wages and Time Off, UK Panel Rules
Sunday October 29, 2017 @04:32PM Heathrow Airport Security Files Found on USB Stick In The Street
Friday October 27, 2017 @06:57AM UK's NHS Could Have Avoided WannaCry Hack With 'Basic IT Security', Says Report
Monday October 23, 2017 @05:42PM Stephen Hawking's Thesis Crashes Cambridge Site After It's Posted Online
Thursday October 19, 2017 @02:17PM Doctors To Breathalyse Smokers Before Allowing Them NHS Surgery
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:00PM Equifax Breach Included 10 Million US Driving Licenses
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @05:40PM Equifax Increases Number of Britons Affected By Data Breach To 700,000
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @01:11PM UK Government Could Imprison People For Looking At Terrorist Content
Sunday October 01, 2017 @10:03PM Will London Monetize Wifi Tracking Data From Its Tube Passengers?
Saturday September 30, 2017 @04:45PM Britain Opens Its First Subsidy-Free Solar Power Farm
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @03:41AM Vacuum Company Dyson To Build 'Radically Different' Electric Car
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:48PM Computer Science Degrees Aren't Returning On Investment For Coders, Research Finds
Monday September 18, 2017 @05:40PM Diesel Cars Contribute To 5,000 Premature Deaths a Year In Europe, Says Study
Friday September 15, 2017 @04:47PM Equifax Says Almost 400,000 Britons Hit In Data Breach
Thursday September 14, 2017 @04:00PM Hyperloop One Reveals 10 Strongest Potential Hyperloop Routes In the World
Sunday September 10, 2017 @01:12AM Should British Hacker Lauri Love Be Tried In America?
Monday September 04, 2017 @04:16PM 80% of UK Government IT Projects Suffer Delays Due To Tax Clampdown
Monday September 04, 2017 @02:16PM After Public Outcry From Customers, Britain's Biggest Bank HSBC Heads Off Complaints Over Small Business Account Closures
Saturday September 02, 2017 @11:46AM Police Allegedly Arrest UK News Photographer For Standing In A Field
Sunday August 27, 2017 @10:04AM A Platoon Of Networked Self-Driving Trucks Will Be Tested in the UK
Monday August 21, 2017 @04:20PM Energy Firm Slapped With $65,000 Fine For Making 1.5 Million Nuisance Calls
Monday August 21, 2017 @10:58AM UK.gov To Treat Online Abuse as Seriously as Hate Crime in Real Life
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @05:14PM Deadly Drug-Resistant Fungus Sparks Outbreaks In UK
Saturday August 12, 2017 @11:12PM Amateur Drone Lands On British Air Carrier, Wired Reviews Anti-Drone Technology
Friday August 11, 2017 @07:18PM Canonical Needs Your Help Transitioning Ubuntu Linux From Unity To GNOME
Thursday August 10, 2017 @06:43PM Why Amazon's UK Tax Bill Has Dropped 50%
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @05:22PM UK Wants To Criminalize Re-Identification of Anonymized User Data
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @11:39AM Brits Look at Google and Facebook Every 210 Seconds, Says Survey
Monday August 07, 2017 @03:32PM London is Using Optical Illusions To Make Cars Slow Down
Thursday August 03, 2017 @06:40PM Google Now Permits Android Apps That Facilitate Gambling With Real Money
Thursday August 03, 2017 @02:37PM UK Security Researcher Who Stopped WannaCry Outbreak Arrested in US
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @01:36AM 'Real People' Don't Need End-To-End Encryption In Their Messaging Apps, UK Home Secretary Says
Monday July 31, 2017 @01:17PM Free Movement of EU Citizens To Britain Will End in 2019
Sunday July 30, 2017 @02:14AM Unpaid Internships Lead To Lower-Paying Jobs, Study Finds
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @12:40PM New Diesel and Petrol Vehicles To Be Banned From 2040 In UK
Sunday July 23, 2017 @02:39PM UK To Require Drone Registration And Safety Exams
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @11:08AM Hacks 'Probably Compromised' UK Industry
Monday July 17, 2017 @02:00PM Porn Websites in UK Ordered To Introduce Age Checks From Next Year
Sunday July 16, 2017 @02:22PM Doctor Who's 13th Time Lord Announced: Actress Jodie Whittaker
Saturday July 15, 2017 @05:40PM UK Wifi Provider Tricks Customers Into Agreeing To Clean Sewers
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @05:35PM Radio Station Hijacked Eight Times In the Past Month To Play 'I'm a Wanker' Song
Saturday July 08, 2017 @03:39PM Google Funds A Team Of Robot Journalists
Monday July 03, 2017 @11:34AM Google's DeepMind and UK Hospitals Made Illegal Deal For Health Data, Says Watchdog
Friday June 30, 2017 @02:14PM Ends, Means, and Antitrust
Friday June 30, 2017 @08:00AM Sony Suspends Thousands Of PlayStation Network Accounts in UK, Allegedly Because Of Issue With PayPal
Friday June 30, 2017 @07:45AM Raspberry Pi Wins UK's Top Engineering Award
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @06:00PM London Metropolitan Police's 18,000 Windows XP PCs Is a Disaster Waiting To Happen
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @10:38PM Britain's Newest Warship Runs Windows XP, Raising Cyber Attack Fears
Saturday June 24, 2017 @01:36PM UK Parliament Emails Closed After 'Sustained And Determined' Cyber-Attack
Thursday June 22, 2017 @12:31PM Fallen Tech Star Imagination Technologies Up For Sale After Apple Row Bites
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @06:46PM Top UK Supermarket Laser Prints Labels On Avocados To Reduce Waste
Monday June 19, 2017 @11:49AM Microsoft, Accenture Team Up On Blockchain-based Digital ID Network
Thursday June 15, 2017 @10:22AM EU Mobile Roaming Charges Scrapped
Saturday June 10, 2017 @01:11AM British PM Seeks Ban On Encryption After Terror Attack
Friday June 09, 2017 @02:12AM Theresa May Loses Overall Majority In UK Parliament
Thursday June 08, 2017 @06:09PM EU Seeks New Powers To Obtain Data 'Directly' From Tech Firms
Thursday June 08, 2017 @04:25PM US Ranks 28th In the World In Average Wireless Broadband Speeds
Thursday June 08, 2017 @02:43PM It's Been So Windy in Europe That Electricity Prices Have Turned Negative
Thursday June 08, 2017 @02:32PM Theresa May Says UK Will 'Tear Up' Human Rights Laws If Needed For Terror Fight
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @06:36PM Hyperloop One Reveals Its Plans For Connecting Europe
Sunday June 04, 2017 @09:44AM After London Attack, PM Calls For Internet Regulation To Fight Terrorists
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:42PM Google Unveils Design For 1 Million Squarefoot London Headquarters
Monday May 29, 2017 @03:24AM UK Tech Visas Quadruple After Applications Soar
Saturday May 27, 2017 @03:43PM IT Crash Causes British Airways To Cancel All Flights
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @04:45PM Manchester Attack Could Lead To Internet Crackdown
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:55PM Sweden Drops Julian Assange Rape Investigation
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:42PM UK Conservatives Pledge To Create Government-Controlled Internet
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:17PM London City First In UK To Get Remote Air Traffic Control
Friday May 19, 2017 @01:35PM 'Without Action on Antibiotics, Medicine Will Return To the Dark Ages'
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:54PM A Quarter of IT Pros Find Their Job Very Stressful
Thursday May 18, 2017 @09:41AM US and EU Reject Expanding Laptop Ban To Flights From Europe
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @10:23AM Region-Locked Content Drives UK Users To Try a VPN
Monday May 15, 2017 @01:59AM UK Group Fights Arrest Over Refusing To Surrender Passwords At The Border
Saturday May 13, 2017 @06:26PM British PM Candidate Promises Social Media Crackdown
Saturday May 13, 2017 @04:37PM Did The UK Police Hire Foreigners To Hack Hundreds of Activists?
Friday May 12, 2017 @11:59AM Cyberattack Hits England's National Health Service With Ransom Demands
Friday May 12, 2017 @09:26AM Nuisance Call Firm Keurboom Hit With Record Fine
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @07:50PM Call Center Operator and His Cousin Steal $645,000 From UK Water Supplier
Monday May 08, 2017 @08:38AM Support For a Universal Basic Income Is Inching Up In Europe
Monday May 08, 2017 @03:58AM Did A Billionaire Harvest Big Data From Facebook To 'Hijack' Democracy?
Friday May 05, 2017 @11:15AM Digital Economy Act: Illegal Kodi Streams Could Now Land Users In Prison For 10 Years
Friday May 05, 2017 @10:11AM Leaked Document Reveals UK Plans For Wider Internet Surveillance
Monday May 01, 2017 @03:09AM DRM Will Be Gone By 2025, Predicts Cory Doctorow
Saturday April 29, 2017 @12:17PM Encrypted WhatsApp Message Recovered From Westminster Terrorist's Phone
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @04:52PM British Cops Will Scan Every Fan's Face At the Champions League Final
Friday April 21, 2017 @11:11PM WikiLeaks Releases New CIA Secret: Tapping Microphones On Some Samsung TVs
Friday April 21, 2017 @05:47PM Britain Set For First Coal-Free Day Since Industrial Revolution
Friday April 14, 2017 @11:26AM Virgin Media Starts Turning Customer Routers Into Public Wi-Fi Hotspots
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @03:33PM Web Inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee Slams UK and US Net Plans
Monday April 03, 2017 @09:35AM Drone Complaints Soar in the UK
Thursday March 30, 2017 @12:59PM Britain Wants Tech Firms to Tackle Extremism
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @11:55AM 'No Turning Back' on Brexit as Article 50 Triggered
Monday March 27, 2017 @10:00AM Laptop Ban on Planes Came After Plot To Put Explosives in iPad
Sunday March 26, 2017 @04:10PM London Terrorist Used WhatsApp, UK Calls For Backdoors
Sunday March 26, 2017 @02:28PM 17-Year-Old Corrects NASA Mistake In Data From The ISS
Saturday March 25, 2017 @09:43PM US Workers Face A Higher Risk Of Being Replaced By Robots
Saturday March 25, 2017 @05:39PM UK Broadband Customers Set To Receive Millions In Compensation For Bad Service
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @11:48AM UK Flight Ban On Devices To Be Announced
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @10:42AM Google To Revamp Policies, Hire Staff After UK Ad Scandal
Friday March 17, 2017 @09:52PM Researchers Build An AI That's Better At Reading Lips Than Humans
Friday March 17, 2017 @11:11AM Elderly 'Hit by Line Rental Charges'
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @11:31AM Questions Linger After ISP Blocks TeamViewer Over Fraud Fears
Monday March 13, 2017 @03:37PM Google Wants To Use AI To Cut the UK's Electric Bill By 10 Percent
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:26PM Police Allegedly Threaten A UK Photographer With Seizure Of All His Computers
Thursday March 09, 2017 @06:31PM EU Court Sets Limit On 'Right To Be Forgotten' In Company Registers
Friday March 03, 2017 @09:43PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Handle A Bogus Copyright Infringement Notice?
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @06:07PM UK: New Drivers Caught Using a Phone Will Lose Their License
Saturday February 25, 2017 @05:55PM UK Police Arrest Suspect Behind Mirai Malware Attacks On Deutsche Telekom
Thursday February 23, 2017 @06:20PM Self-Driving Cars Should Be Liable For Accidents, Not the Passengers: UK Government
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:57PM 'We Won't Block Pirate Bay,' Swedish Telecoms Giant Says
Monday February 20, 2017 @10:28AM Google and Microsoft To Crackdown On Piracy Sites In Search Results
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @03:38PM Lost Winston Churchill Essay Reveals His Thoughts On Alien Life
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @08:25PM Police Arrest Five Men For Selling Kodi Boxes 'Fully Loaded' With Illegal Streaming Apps
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @04:01PM Iris Scans and Fingerprints Could Be Your Ticket On British Rail
Friday January 27, 2017 @11:49PM iPhone 7 Ousts Samsung Galaxy Note 4 As 'Device of Choice' For UK Defense Officials
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @04:30PM UK 'Pirates' Get 20-Day Grace Period After Each Warning
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @07:16AM Microsoft May Halt the Expansion of a UK Datacenter Due To Brexit
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @08:06PM Apple Increases App Store Prices By 25% Following Brexit Vote
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @10:05AM Apple App Store Prices Rise in UK, India and Turkey
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @09:02AM Regulators Criticize Banks For Lending Uber $1.15 Billion
Saturday January 07, 2017 @05:40PM Bitcoin Was 2016's Best-Performing Currency
Thursday January 05, 2017 @04:35PM Uber Drivers Deemed To Be Employees By Swiss Insurance Provider
Monday December 26, 2016 @10:07PM The Farmer Who Built Her Own Broadband
Sunday December 25, 2016 @07:36PM After Brexit, More Than 100 Firms May Move To Ireland
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @03:28PM Nokia Sues Apple, Claims Patent Infringement in iPhone and Other Devices
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @10:44AM EU's Highest Court Delivers Blow To UK Snooper's Charter
Sunday December 18, 2016 @05:43PM The FBI Is Arresting People Who Rent DDoS Botnets
Saturday December 17, 2016 @12:51PM Londoners Tests A Self-Driving Beer Tap And An AI-Assisted Brewery
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @12:09PM Uber Appeals Against Ruling that Its UK Drivers Are Workers
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @12:06PM Amazon Delivered Its First Customer Package By Drone
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @10:46PM UK 4G Coverage Worse Than In Romania and Peru, Watchdog Finds
Saturday December 10, 2016 @07:40PM Does The 'Snoopers Charter' Also Enshrine Lying In Court?
Saturday December 10, 2016 @03:15PM Struggling Workers Found Sleeping In Tents Behind Amazon's Warehouse
Friday December 09, 2016 @04:15PM Uber Is Treating Its Drivers As Sweated Labor, Says Report