Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

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Saturday October 21, 2017 @02:32AM NYT Op-Ed Argues Amazon 'Took Seattle's Soul'
Saturday October 21, 2017 @01:51AM Code School Fined $375K Over Employment Claims and Licensing Issues
Friday October 20, 2017 @08:46PM Tech Companies To Lobby For Immigrant 'Dreamers' To Remain In US
Friday October 20, 2017 @05:16PM The US Government Keeps Spectacularly Underestimating Solar Energy Installation
Thursday October 19, 2017 @05:10PM Senators Announce New Bill That Would Regulate Online Political Ads
Thursday October 19, 2017 @01:30PM Amazon Battles Google for Renewable Energy Crown
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @04:51PM CNN Gets a First-Of-Its-Kind Waiver To Fly Drones Over Crowds
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @07:41PM Tribal 'Sovereign Immunity' Patent Protection Could Be Outlawed
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @07:31PM SpaceX's Reusable Rockets Win US Air Force General's Endorsement
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @05:57PM Russian Troll Factory Paid US Activists To Fund Protests During Election
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @05:44PM 'Significant' Number of Equifax Victims Already Had Info Stolen, Says IRS
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @10:59AM Smartphones Are Killing Americans, But Nobody's Counting
Monday October 16, 2017 @03:36PM EPA Says Higher Radiation Levels Pose 'No Harmful Health Effect'
Monday October 16, 2017 @02:15PM Leave It To the Heat to Dull Autumn's Glory
Monday October 16, 2017 @10:48AM US Supreme Court To Decide Microsoft Email Privacy Dispute
Sunday October 15, 2017 @05:19PM Pentagon Turns To High-Speed Traders To Fortify Markets Against Cyberattack
Sunday October 15, 2017 @04:21PM Pizza Hut Leaks Credit Card Info On 60,000 Customers
Saturday October 14, 2017 @06:04PM In a Cashless World, You'd Better Pray the Power Never Goes Out
Saturday October 14, 2017 @11:49AM How Open Source Software Helps The Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Friday October 13, 2017 @02:44PM Why China is Winning the Clean Energy Race
Friday October 13, 2017 @04:54AM Recordings of the Sounds Heard In the Cuban US Embassy Attacks Released
Thursday October 12, 2017 @04:03PM US Weapons Data Stolen During Raid of Australian Defense Contractor's Computers
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @08:29PM SpaceX Successfully Landed the 12th Falcon 9 Rocket of 2017
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @05:34PM Google Will Hit 100 Percent Renewable Energy This Year
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @05:27PM US Government Has 'No Right To Rummage' Through Anti-Trump Protest Website Logs, Says Judge
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @12:41PM California DMV Changes Rules To Allow Testing and Use of Fully Autonomous Vehicles
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @08:09PM Justice Department To Be More Aggressive In Seeking Encrypted Data From Tech Companies
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @05:57PM Symantec CEO: Source Code Reviews Pose Unacceptable Risk
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @02:35PM T-Mobile Website Allowed Hackers to Access Your Account Data With Just Your Phone Number
Monday October 09, 2017 @05:05PM EPA Announces Repeal of Major Obama-Era Carbon Emissions Rule
Monday October 09, 2017 @10:40AM How Comcast is Shortchanging Customers In Vermont
Sunday October 08, 2017 @01:15AM YouTube Alters Algorithm To Promote News, Penalize Vegas Shooting Conspiracy Theories
Saturday October 07, 2017 @04:06PM Alphabet's Balloons Will Bring Cellphone Service To Puerto Rico
Friday October 06, 2017 @07:14PM Massive 70-Mile-Wide Butterfly Swarm Shows Up On Denver Radar System
Friday October 06, 2017 @04:19PM Sprint, T-Mobile Could Announce a Merger By Month's End
Friday October 06, 2017 @04:03PM Regulate Facebook Like AIM
Friday October 06, 2017 @09:59AM US Jobs Dropped By 33,000 In September, Likely Due To Storms
Thursday October 05, 2017 @05:43PM Vice President Pence Vows US Astronauts Will Return To the Moon
Thursday October 05, 2017 @05:37PM Three-Quarters of All Honey On Earth Has Pesticides In It
Thursday October 05, 2017 @05:13PM Tesla Still On Top In US Electric Vehicle Sales, GM Close Behind
Thursday October 05, 2017 @04:34PM Nearly 4 Million People In US Still Subscribe To Netflix DVDs By Mail
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @05:14PM Facebook Fought Rules That Could Have Exposed Fake Russian Ads
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @04:23PM US Congress Investigates Patent 'Gifts' That Evade Inter Partes Review
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @03:50PM US Senate Panel Approves Self-Driving Car Legislation
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @07:46PM IRS Awards $7 Million Fraud Prevention Contract To Equifax
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @05:34PM Judge Recommends ISP, Search Engine Blocking of Sci-Hub In the US
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @05:02PM Breast Cancer Deaths Drop Nearly 40 Percent In the US
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @04:56PM Fully Driverless Cars Could Be Months Away
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @04:46PM US Studying Ways To End Use of Social Security Numbers For ID
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @02:35PM Judge Recommends ISP and Search Engine Blocking of Sci-Hub in the US
Monday October 02, 2017 @07:19PM North Korea Gets Second Route To Internet Via Russia Link
Monday October 02, 2017 @05:27PM Equifax Says 2.5 Million More Americans May Be Affected By Hack
Monday October 02, 2017 @04:49PM Nobel Prize For Medicine Awarded For Insights Into Internal Biological Clock
Monday October 02, 2017 @04:00PM Supreme Court Won't Hear Kim Dotcom's Civil Forfeiture Case
Monday October 02, 2017 @11:26AM Navy Returns to Compasses and Pencils To Help Avoid Collisions at Sea
Monday October 02, 2017 @07:59AM Las Vegas Shooting Leaves at Least 50 Dead, More Than 200 Wounded
Saturday September 30, 2017 @06:12PM US Prisons Have a Cellphone Smuggling Problem
Saturday September 30, 2017 @04:07PM Squabble With Contractor Delayed Equifax's Response To Data Breach
Saturday September 30, 2017 @11:18AM US Consumer Groups Warn 'Robot Car Bill' Threatens Safety
Friday September 29, 2017 @11:04PM Google Investigates Facebook's Russian Political Operatives, Will Address Congressmen
Friday September 29, 2017 @10:40PM Steve Wozniak: Net Neutrality Rollback 'Will End the Internet As We Know It'
Friday September 29, 2017 @04:19PM US Slashing Embassy Staff In Cuba Because of Apparent Sonic 'Attacks'
Thursday September 28, 2017 @07:48PM IBM Now Has More Employees In India Than In the US
Thursday September 28, 2017 @04:16PM Air Force Gives 10-Year-Old Orbiting Satellite To Ham Radio Operators
Thursday September 28, 2017 @03:40PM More Than Half of American Workers Can't Sue Their Employer
Thursday September 28, 2017 @12:02AM Homeland Security Plans To Collect Immigrants' Social Media Information
Tuesday September 26, 2017 @12:13AM NSA Targeted 106,000 Foreigners In Spy Program Up For Renewal
Monday September 25, 2017 @07:35PM Red Cross Asks For 50 Ham Radio Operators To Fly To Puerto Rico
Sunday September 24, 2017 @09:36PM 'Banned Books Week' Recognizes 2016's Most-Censored Books (and Comic Books)
Sunday September 24, 2017 @07:27PM Chicago School Official: US IT Jobs Offshored Because 'We Weren't Making Our Own' Coders
Sunday September 24, 2017 @03:33PM Civilian Drone Crashes Into a US Army Helicopter
Saturday September 23, 2017 @09:39PM Equifax Hit With 'Dozens' of Lawsuits from Shareholders and Consumers -- Plus a Possible Class Action
Friday September 22, 2017 @09:56PM Governments Turn Tables By Suing Public Records Requesters
Friday September 22, 2017 @08:57PM Inside Amazon's Warehouses: Thousands of Senior Citizens and the Occasional Robot Mishap
Friday September 22, 2017 @03:49PM Court Rules That Imported Solar Panels Are Bad For US Manufacturing
Friday September 22, 2017 @03:35PM Verizon Backtracks Slightly In Plan To Kick Customers Off Network
Friday September 22, 2017 @10:30AM T-Mobile, Sprint Close To Agreeing Deal Terms
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:48PM Distrustful US Allies Force Spy Agency To Back Down In Encryption Fight
Thursday September 21, 2017 @01:22PM Bitcoin Futures-Based ETF Likely To Be Approved in the US
Monday September 18, 2017 @05:51PM Ethereum Will Match Visa In Scale In a 'Couple of Years,' Says Founder
Monday September 18, 2017 @05:09PM Navy Plans To Use Xbox 360 Controllers For New Periscope Systems Aboard Its Submarines
Monday September 18, 2017 @04:24PM Equifax Stock Sales Are the Focus of US Criminal Probe
Sunday September 17, 2017 @08:13PM Illinois Tests A Blockchain-Based Birth Registry/ID System
Sunday September 17, 2017 @07:43PM Americans Plan Massive 'Net Neutrality' Protest Next Week
Sunday September 17, 2017 @03:25PM Idaho Wants To Establish America's First 'Dark Sky Preserve'
Sunday September 17, 2017 @12:57PM Trump's Officials Suggest Re-Negotiating The Paris Climate Accord
Saturday September 16, 2017 @12:08PM NSA Launches 'Codebreaker Challenge' For Students: Stopping an Infrastructure Attack
Saturday September 16, 2017 @11:33AM Equifax CEO Hired a Music Major as the Company's Chief Security Officer
Saturday September 16, 2017 @12:18AM Facebook Shares Details Of Russia-Bought Ads With US Investigators
Friday September 15, 2017 @10:00PM More Millennials Would Give Up Voting Than Texting
Friday September 15, 2017 @06:59PM There Will Be 22 Million Cord Cutters By 2018, Says Report
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:26PM Mystery of Sonic Weapon Attacks At US Embassy In Cuba Deepens
Friday September 15, 2017 @04:48PM Credit Karma To Launch Free ID Monitoring Following Equifax Hack
Friday September 15, 2017 @04:47PM Equifax Says Almost 400,000 Britons Hit In Data Breach
Friday September 15, 2017 @04:39PM 8,500 Verizon Customers Disconnected Because of 'Substantial' Data Use
Thursday September 14, 2017 @05:12PM Wisconsin State Legislature Signs Off On $3 Billion Foxconn Incentive Package
Thursday September 14, 2017 @04:47PM ISPs Claim a Privacy Law Would Weaken Online Security, Increase Pop-Ups
Thursday September 14, 2017 @04:00PM Hyperloop One Reveals 10 Strongest Potential Hyperloop Routes In the World
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @07:04PM Target's Sales Floors Are Switching From Apple To Android Devices
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @03:35PM Kaspersky Software Banned From US Government Systems Over Concerns About Russia
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @02:03PM Trump Administration Sued Over Phone Searches at US Borders
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @05:17PM Department of Energy Invests $50 Million To Improve Critical Energy Infrastructure Security
Monday September 11, 2017 @06:16PM Virginia Scraps Electronic Voting Machines Hackers Destroyed At DefCon
Monday September 11, 2017 @05:46PM The New Corporate Recruitment Pool: Workers In Dead-End Jobs
Sunday September 10, 2017 @11:26PM Government Officials Begin Investigating Equifax Breach
Sunday September 10, 2017 @03:05PM Equifax Breach Provokes Calls For Serious Data Protection Reforms
Sunday September 10, 2017 @01:12AM Should British Hacker Lauri Love Be Tried In America?
Saturday September 09, 2017 @09:41PM America's Data-Swamped Spy Agencies Pin Their Hopes On AI
Saturday September 09, 2017 @09:28PM TechCrunch: Equifax Hack-Checking Web Site Is Returning Random Results
Saturday September 09, 2017 @08:48PM Equifax Breach is Very Possibly the Worst Leak of Personal Info Ever
Saturday September 09, 2017 @05:36PM The Teen Malware Career Of Marcus Hutchins
Friday September 08, 2017 @05:34PM FDA Slams EpiPen Maker For Doing Nothing While Hundreds Failed, People Died
Friday September 08, 2017 @05:22PM El Nino's Absence Is Causing An Active Hurricane Season
Friday September 08, 2017 @04:26PM Ask Slashdot: What's a Practical Response To the Equifax Breach?
Thursday September 07, 2017 @09:59PM SpaceX Rocket Launches X-37B Space Plane On Secret Mission, Aces Landing
Thursday September 07, 2017 @04:56PM Credit Reporting Firm Equifax Announces 'Cybersecurity Incident Impacting Approximately 143 Million US Consumers'
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @06:19PM Facebook Sold Ads To Russian-Linked Accounts During Election
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @04:20PM Plastic Fibers Found In 83 Percent of World's Tap Water, Study Reveals
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @04:11PM Facebook Essentially Has Been Telling Advertisers It Can Reach More People Than Actually Exist, Analyst Finds
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @04:03PM Hackers Have Penetrated Energy Grid, Symantec Warns
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @01:21PM House Passes Bill To Speed Deployment of Self-driving Cars
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @05:39PM Boston Red Sox Used Apple Watches To Steal Hand Signals From Yankees
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @12:00PM The Trump Administration Has Announced the End of DACA -- Unless Congress Can Act To Save It
Sunday September 03, 2017 @01:25AM Thousands of Job Applicants Citing Top Secret US Government Work Exposed In Amazon Server Data Breach
Sunday September 03, 2017 @01:07AM The Solar Eclipse of 2017 Destroyed Lots of Rental Camera Gear
Saturday September 02, 2017 @01:33PM Dozens Of Drones Surveil Houston For Damage After Hurricane Harvey
Friday September 01, 2017 @07:06PM US Cops Can't Keep License Plate Data Scans Secret Without Reason, Court Rules
Friday September 01, 2017 @01:29PM US Employers Struggle To Match Workers With Open Jobs
Thursday August 31, 2017 @06:57PM Comcast Sues Vermont To Avoid Building 550 Miles of New Cable Lines
Thursday August 31, 2017 @06:05PM Stanford Study Finds New Dads In US Are Older Than Ever
Thursday August 31, 2017 @04:05PM Apple Calls For FCC To Keep 'Strong, Enforceable' Net Neutrality Protections
Thursday August 31, 2017 @12:43PM How NASA Kept the ISS Flying While Harvey Hit Mission Control
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @05:42PM Kaspersky Lab Forces 'Patent Troll' To Pay Cash To End Case
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @03:12PM FDA Approves First Cell-Based Therapy For Cancer
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @09:14PM The IRS Decides Who To Audit By Data Mining Social Media
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @04:20PM One Day Left To Comment on the FCC's Plan To Kill Net Neutrality
Monday August 28, 2017 @11:28PM FDA Designates MDMA As 'Breakthrough Therapy' For PTSD
Monday August 28, 2017 @02:22PM Nintendo Faces Supply Issues Ahead of Holiday Season
Monday August 28, 2017 @12:39PM IP Lawyer Who Represented TiVo Is Trump's Pick As USPTO Chief
Monday August 28, 2017 @12:11AM As Prosecutors Submit Evidence, WannaCry Hero's Legal Fund Returns All Donations
Friday August 25, 2017 @06:08PM Selling Alterable Versions of Star Wars Is Still Infringement, Says Court
Friday August 25, 2017 @05:24PM Alaska's Permafrost Is Thawing
Friday August 25, 2017 @04:19PM New Zealand High Court Rules Operation Against Kim Dotcom Was Illegal
Friday August 25, 2017 @04:12PM VW Engineer Sentenced To 40-Month Prison Term In Diesel Case
Friday August 25, 2017 @10:44AM As Coding Boot Camps Close, the Field Faces a Reality Check
Friday August 25, 2017 @08:42AM Apple Is Pulling Apps By Iranian Developers From The App Store To Comply With US Sanctions
Thursday August 24, 2017 @07:18PM DC Judge Approves Government Warrant For Data From Anti-Trump Website
Thursday August 24, 2017 @04:56PM General Mills Loses Bid To Trademark Yellow Color On Cheerios Box
Thursday August 24, 2017 @04:42PM Apple To Build $1.3 Billion Iowa Data Center, Get $208 Million In Incentives
Thursday August 24, 2017 @03:17PM These Are the 10 Most Popular Mobile Apps in America
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @06:34PM IRS Now Has a Tool To Unmask Bitcoin Tax Evaders
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @06:07PM Roku Is the Top Streaming Device In the US and Still Growing, Report Finds
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @06:22PM Justice Department Walks Back Demand For Information On Anti-Trump Website
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @04:20PM Fourth US Navy Collision This Year Raises Suspicion of Cyber-Attacks
Sunday August 20, 2017 @07:28PM Alleged Yahoo Hacker Will Be Extradited To The US
Saturday August 19, 2017 @04:08PM Microsoft Avoids Washington State Taxes, Gives Nevada Schoolkid A Surface Laptop
Saturday August 19, 2017 @01:16AM US State Department Suffers Worldwide Email Outage
Saturday August 19, 2017 @12:46AM FBI Warns US Private Sector To Cut Ties With Kaspersky
Friday August 18, 2017 @06:25PM Wisconsin Lawmakers Vote To Pay Foxconn $3 Billion To Get New Factory
Friday August 18, 2017 @04:52PM US Military To Create Separate Unified Cyber Warfare Command
Friday August 18, 2017 @01:12PM Trump Adviser Steve Bannon is Leaving White House Post
Thursday August 17, 2017 @04:59PM The Health Benefits of Wind and Solar Exceed the Cost of All Subsidies
Thursday August 17, 2017 @04:28PM Ukraine Hacker Cooperating With FBI In Russia Probe, Says Report
Thursday August 17, 2017 @01:17PM A 2:15 Alarm, 2 Trains and a Bus Get Her To Work by 7 AM
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @05:14PM Deadly Drug-Resistant Fungus Sparks Outbreaks In UK
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @03:11PM After Losing Support, Trump's Business and Manufacturing Councils Are Shutting Down
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @06:55PM WordPress Bans Fascist Website Linked To Charlottesville Killer
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @05:07PM Amazon Adds 'Instant Pickup Points' In US Brick-And-Mortar Push
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @06:38AM Intel CEO Exits President Trump's Manufacturing Council
Monday August 14, 2017 @06:39PM Judge Says LinkedIn Cannot Block Startup From Public Profile Data
Monday August 14, 2017 @05:34PM Trump Can Block People On Twitter If He Wants, Administration Says
Monday August 14, 2017 @04:24PM US Army Walks Back Decision To Ban DJI Drones Ever So Slightly
Monday August 14, 2017 @11:49AM Researcher Who Stopped WannaCry Pleads Not Guilty to Creating Banking Malware
Friday August 11, 2017 @06:04PM Uber and Lyft May Cause Lower Car Ownership In Big Cities, Says Report
Friday August 11, 2017 @05:16PM FBI Says Islamic State Used eBay, PayPal To Channel Money To the US
Friday August 11, 2017 @05:04PM Silicon Valley Billionaire Fails To Prevent Access To Public Beach
Friday August 11, 2017 @04:40PM Military Tech Could Be Amazon's Secret To Cheap, Non-Refrigerated Food
Friday August 11, 2017 @04:24PM James Damore Explains Why He Was Fired By Google
Friday August 11, 2017 @04:10PM FCC Extends Net Neutrality Comment Period By Two Weeks
Thursday August 10, 2017 @06:18PM Hearing Loss of US Diplomats In Cuba Is Blamed On Covert Device
Thursday August 10, 2017 @06:14PM US Product Safety Commission Warns That Some Fidget Spinners Explode
Thursday August 10, 2017 @05:55PM Wisconsin Won't Break Even On Foxconn Plant Deal For Over Two Decades
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @04:38PM Americans Are Dying Younger, Saving Corporations Billions
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @04:02PM Maybe Americans Don't Need Fast Home Internet Service, FCC Suggests
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @05:47PM Leaked Federal Climate Report Finds Link Between Climate Change, Human Activity
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @04:35PM The Man Who Wrote the Password Rules Regrets Doing So
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @04:20PM North Korea Now Making Missile-Ready Nuclear Weapons, US Analysts Say
Monday August 07, 2017 @05:12PM 'Podcasting Patent' Is Totally Dead, Appeals Court Rules
Monday August 07, 2017 @04:35PM First Evidence That Social Bots Play a Major Role In Spreading Fake News
Monday August 07, 2017 @04:18PM Pilotless Planes Could Save Airlines $35 Billion Per Year, But Passengers Aren't Willing To Fly In Them Yet
Monday August 07, 2017 @03:46PM Data Cap Analysis Found Almost 200 ISPs Imposing Data Limits in the US
Sunday August 06, 2017 @09:46PM Net Neutrality Rollback Faces New Criticism From US Congress -- And 16 Million Comments
Sunday August 06, 2017 @07:19PM A US Spy Plane Has Been Flying Circles Over Seattle For Days
Saturday August 05, 2017 @07:06PM The NSA Intercepted Microsoft's Windows Bug Reports
Friday August 04, 2017 @06:51PM MegaBots Is Finally Going To Take On Japan In the World's First Giant Robot Duel
Friday August 04, 2017 @06:22PM FBI Tracked 'Fake News' Believed To Be From Russia On Election Day
Friday August 04, 2017 @05:10PM Supreme Court Moves Toward Digital With Online Court Filings
Friday August 04, 2017 @04:46PM Apple Owns $52.6 Billion In US Treasury Securities, More Than Mexico, Turkey or Norway
Friday August 04, 2017 @04:36PM US Army Calls Halt On Use of Chinese-Made Drones By DJI
Friday August 04, 2017 @04:21PM Silicon Valley Says Trump Plan To Reduce Immigration Will Hurt Economy