Slashdot Items Tagged "communications"

Date / Time Story
Sunday October 23, 2016 @10:57PM A New Attack Allows Intercepting Or Blocking Of Every LTE Phone Call And Text
Saturday October 22, 2016 @12:33AM Google Has Quietly Dropped Ban On Personally Identifiable Web Tracking
Friday October 21, 2016 @09:29PM Cisco Develops System To Automatically Cut-Off Pirate Video Streams
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 @05:39PM Mirai and Bashlight Join Forces Against DNS Provider Dyn
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:14PM Russians Seek Answers To Central Moscow GPS Anomaly
Friday October 21, 2016 @03:49PM 43 Million Weebly and 22 Million Foursquare Accounts Stolen
Friday October 21, 2016 @09:00AM AT&T Considers Buying Time Warner
Friday October 21, 2016 @12:10AM Nurses In Australia Face Punishment For Promoting Anti-Vaccination Messages Via Social Media
Thursday October 20, 2016 @11:47PM Facebook Bans Animated Breast Cancer Awareness Video Showing Circle-Shaped Breasts
Thursday October 20, 2016 @07:59PM iPhone 7 Plus Qualcomm LTE Modem Significantly Outperforms Intel LTE Modem, Study Finds
Thursday October 20, 2016 @06:55PM Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Thinks Space Can Be the New Internet
Thursday October 20, 2016 @05:16PM KickassTorrents Lawyer: 'Torrent Sites Do Not Violate Criminal Copyright Laws'
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:11PM How Hackers Broke Into John Podesta and Colin Powell's Gmail Accounts
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @08:31PM All Tesla Vehicles Being Produced Now Have Full Self-Driving Hardware
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @07:18PM Hillary Clinton's Campaign Creates Way To Make Money From Donald Trump's Tweets
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @05:00PM Google To Launch Streaming TV Service In Early 2017
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:38PM Mark Zuckerberg Defends Peter Thiel's Trump Ties In Internal Memo
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 @06:48PM 'Cultlike' Devotion: Apple Once Refused To Join Open Compute Project, So Their Entire Networking Team Quit
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @05:22PM Samsung Hit With Class Action Lawsuit Over Exploding Galaxy Note 7
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @05:03PM Plaintiffs From Seven States Sue Comcast For Misleading, Hidden Fees
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @04:47PM Patriots Coach Bill Belichick on Microsoft Surface: 'I Just Can't Take It Anymore'
Monday October 17, 2016 @07:20PM Anti-Defamation League and Pepe the Frog's Creator Are Teaming Up To Save Pepe From Hate-Symbol Status
Monday October 17, 2016 @05:52PM It's Entirely Reasonable For Police To Swipe a Suspicious Gift Card, Says Court
Monday October 17, 2016 @05:02PM WikiLeaks: Ecuador Cut Off Assange's Internet Access
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:40PM Hackers Steal Credit Card Data From Visitors of US Senate GOP Committee Website
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:20PM Ethiopia's State of Emergency Makes Posting To Facebook a Crime
Monday October 17, 2016 @03:02PM FTC Says It May Be Unable To Regulate Comcast, Google, and Verizon
Saturday October 15, 2016 @07:53AM Verizon Is Now Selling Unlimited Data In 30-Minute Increments
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 @06:25PM Smartphones Are 'Contaminating' Family Life, Study Suggests
Friday October 14, 2016 @06:03PM Non-Cable Internet Providers Offer Faster Speeds To the Wealthy
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:20PM Hackers Hit 6,000 Sites On Active 18-Month Carding Spree
Friday October 14, 2016 @04:55PM Shadow Warrior 2 Developers Say DRM Is a Waste of Time
Friday October 14, 2016 @04:29PM Yahoo Dodges Questions On Hacking, Verizon Deal By Canceling Earnings Call
Friday October 14, 2016 @12:42AM DHS Warns of Mirai Botnet Threat To Cellular Modems
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 @07:06PM Google Creates AI Program That Uses Reasoning To Navigate the London Tube
Thursday October 13, 2016 @06:47PM Samsung Will Credit You $100 If You Exchange Your Note 7 For Another Samsung Phone
Thursday October 13, 2016 @04:25PM 4Chan Hackers Claim To Have Remotely Wiped John Podesta's iPhone and iPad
Thursday October 13, 2016 @01:10AM Chrome 54 Arrives With YouTube Flash Embed Rewriting To HTML5
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @07:34PM Doctors Perform Better Than Internet Or App-Based Symptoms Checkers, Says Study
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @06:06PM Yahoo Patents Smart Billboard That Would Deliver Targeted Ads To Passersby or Motorists
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:39PM Senator Wants Nationwide, All-Mail Voting To Counter Election Hacks
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @11:44AM Verizon, AT&T Made $600 Million in Overage Fees Alone in 2016
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:37PM Viewers Only Watch 10% of Pay-TV Channels: Nielsen
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @03:54PM Sprint To Provide 1 Million Students With Free Internet, Mobile Devices
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @02:21PM Comcast Fined $2.3 Million by FCC For 'Negative Option Billing' Practices
Monday October 10, 2016 @05:42PM Yahoo Disables Automatic Email Forwarding Feature, Making It Difficult For Users To Leave
Monday October 10, 2016 @05:20PM Cyanogen Gets a New CEO, Shifts Away From Selling a Full Mobile Operating System
Monday October 10, 2016 @04:53PM Facebook Launches 'Workplace' So You Can Use Facebook At Work For Work
Monday October 10, 2016 @04:33PM Google Hires Joke Writers From Pixar and The Onion To Make Assistant More Personable
Monday October 10, 2016 @01:03PM Skype For Linux Adds 'Experimental' Video Calls, Disables Some Alpha Versions
Saturday October 08, 2016 @09:13PM When Her Best Friend Died, She Rebuilt Him Using Artificial Intelligence
Friday October 07, 2016 @11:49PM AT&T Considers Stopping All Samsung Note 7 Sales
Friday October 07, 2016 @07:12PM Baltimore Police Took 1 Million Surveillance Photos of City
Thursday October 06, 2016 @11:55PM Verizon Wants $1 Billion Discount On Yahoo Deal After Reports of Hacking, Email Scanning
Thursday October 06, 2016 @08:04PM Comcast Rolls Out Nationwide 1TB Data Cap
Thursday October 06, 2016 @07:48PM Apes Can Guess What Others Are Thinking -- Just Like Humans, Study Finds
Thursday October 06, 2016 @07:29PM FCC Proposal: Internet Providers Must Ask To Share Your Data
Thursday October 06, 2016 @05:42PM New York To Test Facial Recognition Cameras At 'Crossing Points'
Thursday October 06, 2016 @05:28PM 12-Year-Old Boy Gets $100K Bill From Google After Confusing Adwords With Adsense
Thursday October 06, 2016 @05:04PM Two 19-Year-Olds Charged With Running Phone Harassment, Hack-For-Hire Sites
Thursday October 06, 2016 @12:45PM AT&T Gigabit Internet Coming To 11 More US Regions
Thursday October 06, 2016 @12:07AM Yahoo Scan By US Fell Under Foreign Spy Law Expiring Next Year
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @08:31PM Netflix Partners With iPic To Release Its Original Movies In Theaters, NATO Urges To 'Tread Lightly'
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @06:08PM 53% of DDoS Attacks Result In Additional Compromise, Says Neustar
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @04:58PM 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 @04:08PM Blue Origin Lands Rocket During Launch Escape Test
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 @11:03PM BadKernel Vulnerability Affects One In 16 Android Smartphones
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 @04:32PM Google Gets Serious About Home Automation: Unveils Google Home, Actions on Google and Google Wifi
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 @07:38PM 4chan Is Running Out of Money and Martin Shkreli Wants To Buy It
Monday October 03, 2016 @06:46PM Google Fiber Is Now a Fiber and Wireless ISP
Monday October 03, 2016 @04:59PM Researchers Develop System To Send Passwords, Keys Through Users' Bodies
Monday October 03, 2016 @04:42PM FBI Agreed To Destroy Laptops of Clinton Aides With Immunity Deal, Sources Say
Monday October 03, 2016 @04:21PM Amazon Bans Incentivized Reviews Tied To Free Or Discounted Products
Monday October 03, 2016 @02:40PM In Canada's North, a Single Satellite Outage Means Losing Basic Services
Sunday October 02, 2016 @09:55AM As ICANN Gains Full Oversight Of Domain Name System, Some Wonder If It Means the US Has Given Away The Internet
Saturday October 01, 2016 @04:54PM Fake Cellphone Emergency Alerts About Zombies and Nuclear Attacks Predicted
Saturday October 01, 2016 @02:19AM Implication of Sabotage Adds Intrigue To SpaceX Investigation
Saturday October 01, 2016 @01:49AM Yahoo Insiders Believe Hackers Could Have Stolen Over 1 Billion Accounts
Friday September 30, 2016 @07:12PM New US 'Secret' Clearance Unit Hires Firm Linked To 2014 Hacks
Friday September 30, 2016 @06:17PM Facebook 'Messenger Day' Is the Chat App's New Snapchat Stories Clone
Friday September 30, 2016 @04:53PM Slashdot Asks: Would You Spend 24 Hours Offline Every Week?
Friday September 30, 2016 @04:15PM Newsweek Website Attacked After Report On Trump, Cuban Embargo
Friday September 30, 2016 @03:58PM Researchers Ask Federal Court To Unseal Years of Surveillance Records
Friday September 30, 2016 @10:29AM AT&T To End Targeted Ads Program, Give All Users Lowest Available Price
Thursday September 29, 2016 @08:06PM The Psychological Reasons Behind Risky Password Practices
Thursday September 29, 2016 @06:54PM Google Rebrands 'Apps for Work' To 'G Suite,' Adds New Features
Thursday September 29, 2016 @05:18PM The Yahoo Hackers Weren't State-Sponsored, Security Firm Says
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 @12:04PM FCC Delays Cable TV Apps Vote, Needs Time To Work Out Licensing
Thursday September 29, 2016 @01:17AM Comey Denies Clinton Email 'Reddit' Cover-Up
Thursday September 29, 2016 @12:59AM The UK's Largest Sperm Bank Is Now An App
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @07:21PM Commodore C64 Survives Over 25 Years Balancing Drive Shafts In Auto Repair Shop
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @05:57PM Facebook, Amazon, Google, IBM, and Microsoft Come Together To Create Historic Partnership On AI
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @05:33PM US Believes Hackers Are Shielded By Russia To Hide Its Role In Cyberintrusions: WSJ
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @04:52PM Verizon Technician Is Accused of Selling Customers' Call Records and Location Data To Private Investigator
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @04:11PM HP To Issue 'Optional Firmware Update' Allowing 3rd-Party Ink
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @08:08PM DJI Unveils the Mavic Pro, a Foldable and Ultra-Portable Camera Drone
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @07:43PM Anti-Defamation League Declares Pepe the Frog a Hate Symbol
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @07:36PM FBI Investigating Possible Hack of Democratic Party Staffer Cell Phones
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @05:52PM Revealed: How One Amazon Kindle Scam Made Millions of Dollars
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @05:33PM FCC Official Asks Agency To Investigate Ban On Journalists' Wi-Fi Personal Hotspots At Debate
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @04:42PM OVH Hosting Suffers From Record 1Tbps DDoS Attack Driven By 150K Devices
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @04:26PM Google's New Translation Software Powered By Brainlike Artificial Intelligence
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @01:12AM YouTube-MP3 Ripping Site Sued By IFPI, RIAA and BPI
Monday September 26, 2016 @07:55PM Windows 10 Will Soon Run Edge In a Virtual Machine To Keep You Safe
Monday September 26, 2016 @07:30PM Trump Takes On 'Crooked Hillary' With Snapchat Geofilter
Monday September 26, 2016 @06:22PM Republicans Say Obama Administration Is Giving Away the Internet
Monday September 26, 2016 @04:49PM ISP To FCC: Using The Internet Is Like Eating Oreos
Friday September 23, 2016 @11:37PM Why the Silencing of KrebsOnSecurity Opens a Troubling Chapter For the Internet
Friday September 23, 2016 @10:43PM The Verge's Deputy Editor Chris Ziegler Was Secretly Working For Apple For Two Months
Friday September 23, 2016 @07:30PM 40 Percent of Organizations Store Admin Passwords In Word Documents, Says Survey
Friday September 23, 2016 @05:24PM UPS Is Starting To Test Drone Deliveries In the US
Friday September 23, 2016 @05:10PM VR Devs Pull Support For Oculus Rift Until Palmer Luckey Steps Down
Friday September 23, 2016 @03:45PM Judge Skewers Oracle Attorney For Revealing Google, Apple Trade Secrets
Friday September 23, 2016 @03:09PM Google To Introduce Google Wifi, Google Home and 4K Chromecast Ultra Devices On October 4th
Thursday September 22, 2016 @11:23PM Oculus Founder Palmer Luckey Is Secretly Funding Trump's Meme Machine
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:36PM Taiwan Asks Google To Blur Its Military Facilities In South China Sea
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:33PM Verizon Says It Knows You Don't Need Unlimited Data
Thursday September 22, 2016 @11:51AM Charter Fights FCC's Attempt To Uncover 'Hidden' Cable Modem Fees
Thursday September 22, 2016 @12:58AM Scientists Discover That Horses Can Use Symbols To Talk To Us
Thursday September 22, 2016 @12:35AM Oversight Orders Reddit To Preserve Deleted Posts In Clinton Investigation
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 @05:31PM W3C Set To Publish HTML 5.1, Work Already Started On HTML 5.2
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @05:10PM Reddit Brings Down North Korea's Entire Internet
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @04:34PM Blizzard Is Getting Rid of the Name
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @04:26PM Nokia Says It Can Deliver Internet 1,000x Faster Than Google Fiber
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @02:56AM Google Allo Messaging App Launches For iOS and Android
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @06:24PM MIT Scientists Use Radio Waves To Sense Human Emotions
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @06:02PM Quantum Teleportation Achieved Over 7km of Cable
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @05:11PM Microsoft Will 'Solve' Cancer Within The Next 10 Years By Treating It Like A Computer Virus, Says Company
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @03:40PM North Korea Has Just 28 Websites
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
Monday September 19, 2016 @10:25PM Federal Judge Rules Bitcoin Is Money In Case Tied To JPMorgan Hack
Monday September 19, 2016 @07:25PM AT&T and Comcast Helped Elected Official Write Plan To Stall Google Fiber
Monday September 19, 2016 @07:04PM Anonymous Hacker Explains His Attack On Boston Children's Hospital
Monday September 19, 2016 @06:39PM Computer Specialist Who Deleted Clinton Emails May Have Asked Reddit For Tips
Monday September 19, 2016 @05:22PM UK Standards Body Issues Official Guidance On Robot Ethics
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:50PM Google Launches 'Google Trips' Personalized Travel Planner
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:19PM Cable Lobby Tries To Make You Forget That It Represents Cable Companies
Saturday September 17, 2016 @07:10PM The Ham Radio Parity Act Unanimously Passed By US House
Friday September 16, 2016 @11:01PM iPhone 7 Home Button Now Requires Skin Contact To Work
Friday September 16, 2016 @07:33PM 'Government Abuse' of the Internet Makes Some People More Equal Than Others, Says Study
Friday September 16, 2016 @05:58PM 26% of Netflix Users May Cancel Cable TV This Year, Says Survey
Friday September 16, 2016 @05:31PM NYPD Says Talking About Its IMSI Catchers Would Make Them Vulnerable To Hacking
Friday September 16, 2016 @03:02PM Woman Faces $9,100 Verizon Bill For Data She Says She Didn't Use
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:34PM FBI Agent Posing As Journalist To Deliver Malware To Suspect Was Fine, Says DOJ
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:23PM Xiaomi Can Silently Install Any App On Your Android Phone Using A Backdoor
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:00PM FCC Republicans Refused To Give Congress Net Neutrality Documents
Thursday September 15, 2016 @01:25AM FBI Director James Comey: Cover Up Your Webcam
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @09:17PM Samsung Stops Airing Galaxy Note 7 Commercials, Preps Early Launch of Galaxy S8
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @08:46PM None of Your Pixelated or Blurred Information Will Stay Safe On The Internet
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @06:42PM A Teenage Hacker Figured Out How To Get Free Data On His Phone
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @05:26PM EU Commission Proposes Mandatory Piracy Filters For Online Services
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @04:08PM Hacker George Hotz Unveils $999 Self-Driving Add-On
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:45PM Google-Funded Free Wi-Fi Kiosks Are Scrapping Web Browsing Because Too Many People Were Using it For Porn
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:23PM NYC Threatens To Sue Verizon Over FiOS Shortfalls
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:13PM Google Is Offering $200K To Hack Android Phones Using Email and A Phone Number
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @10:51AM New EU Rules Promise 100Mbps Broadband and Free Wi-Fi For All
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @01:56AM Robots Will Eliminate 6% of All US Jobs By 2021, Says Report
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @10:57PM Guccifer 2.0 Releases More DNC Documents
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @07:23PM Amazon Adds Audiobooks and Podcasts To Prime Membership
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @06:38PM Stanford Engineers Propose A Technology To Break The Net Neutrality Deadlock
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @06:06PM YouTube Gets Its Own Social Network With Launch of YouTube Community
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @05:37PM New York Fines Viacom, Mattel and Hasbro For Tracking Kids Online
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @04:37PM ClixSense Suffers Massive Data Breach, 6.6 Million Users Compromised
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @04:30PM Pokemon Go's Paying Population Drops By 79% -- Still Most Profitable Mobile App In The US
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @12:39AM Twitter Will Extend Its 140 Character Limit On September 19th
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @12:15AM Instagram Rolls Out 'Keyword Moderation Tool' That Will Filter Out Offensive Comments
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 @02:04PM Netflix Pushes FCC To Crack Down On Data Caps
Friday September 09, 2016 @05:45PM CPSC: Stop Using The Samsung Galaxy Note 7
Thursday September 08, 2016 @06:28PM Airbnb Unveils Changes To Address Racial Discrimination
Thursday September 08, 2016 @05:48PM Researcher Gets 20 Days In Prison For Hacking State Websites As Political Stunt
Thursday September 08, 2016 @05:21PM Wells Fargo Fires 5,300 Employees For Creating Millions of Phony Accounts
Thursday September 08, 2016 @04:02PM Linking Without Permission Violates Copyright, Rules EU Court
Thursday September 08, 2016 @02:36PM FCC Chief To Unveil Revised Plan To Eliminate Cable Boxes
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @07:28PM Apple Cites 'Courage' As Reason To Remove 3.5mm Headphone Jack
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @04:49PM Canadian Telecoms Will Try to Justify Their 'Ripoff' TV Plans Today
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @04:48PM Modified USB Ethernet Adapter Can Steal Windows and Mac Credentials
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @07:46PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Anonymous Ways To Pay For Goods and Services?
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @07:16PM Google Uses Surface Books To Show Off Chrome Battery Improvements
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @06:53PM Apple To Unveil 'AirPods' That Use Custom Bluetooth Chip