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Sunday March 01, 2015 @01:59PM 20-Year-Old Military Weather Satellite Explodes In Orbit
Thursday February 26, 2015 @09:30AM It's Official: NSA Spying Is Hurting the US Tech Economy
Wednesday February 25, 2015 @03:34PM US Govt and Private Sector Developing "Precrime" System Against Cyber-Attacks
Monday February 23, 2015 @10:17AM NSA, GHCQ Implicated In SIM Encryption Hack
Monday February 23, 2015 @10:17AM Al-Shabaab Video Threat Means Heightened Security at Mall of America
Saturday February 21, 2015 @07:02AM The Best, and Worst, Places To Drive Your Electric Car
Friday February 20, 2015 @05:21PM US State Department Can't Get Rid of Email Hackers
Friday February 20, 2015 @07:21AM US To Monitor Air Quality In India and Other Countries
Thursday February 19, 2015 @06:54PM When It Comes To Spy Gear, Many Police Ignore Public Records Laws
Thursday February 19, 2015 @05:30PM How NSA Spies Stole the Keys To the Encryption Castle
Thursday February 19, 2015 @03:59PM Fedcoin Rising?
Wednesday February 18, 2015 @06:31PM Google: FBI's Plan To Expand Hacking Power a "Monumental" Constitutional Threat
Wednesday February 18, 2015 @12:52PM Government, Military and Private Sector Fighting Over Next-Gen Cyber-Warriors
Monday February 16, 2015 @04:56PM New Map Shows USA's Quietest Places
Sunday February 15, 2015 @05:02PM Cubans Allowed To Export Software and Software Services To the US
Sunday February 15, 2015 @02:01PM How Big Telecom Tried To Kill Net Neutrality Before It Was Even a Concept
Sunday February 15, 2015 @10:36AM US Military Working On 3D Printing Exact Replicas of Bones & Limbs
Friday February 13, 2015 @07:12AM Starting This Week, Wireless Carriers Must Unlock Your Phone
Thursday February 12, 2015 @05:27PM FBI Can't Find Its Drone Privacy Reports
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @10:23AM Jeb Bush Publishes Thousands of Citizens' Email Addresses
Monday February 09, 2015 @11:09AM Report: Automakers Fail To Fully Protect Against Hacking
Monday February 09, 2015 @01:31AM Will Elementary School Teachers Take the Rap For Tech's Diversity Problem?
Sunday February 08, 2015 @05:55PM Silk Road Drug Dealer Pleads Guilty After Federal Sting
Saturday February 07, 2015 @07:48PM DARPA's ALASA Could Pave Way For Cheaper, Faster Satellite Launches
Saturday February 07, 2015 @05:01PM Swatting 19-Year-Old Arrested in Las Vegas
Saturday February 07, 2015 @10:39AM Utah Cyberattacks, Up To 300 Million Per Day, May Be Aimed At NSA Facility
Friday February 06, 2015 @06:42PM TurboTax Halts E-filing of State Tax Returns Because of Potential Fraud
Thursday February 05, 2015 @09:42AM Some Hackers Unknowingly Gathering Intel For the NSA
Wednesday February 04, 2015 @05:44PM DOT Warns of Dystopian Future For Transportation
Wednesday February 04, 2015 @02:51PM Dept. of Justice Blesses IEEE Rules On Injunctions and Reasonability
Wednesday February 04, 2015 @01:15PM Canada, Japan Cave On Copyright Term Extension In TPP
Tuesday February 03, 2015 @11:57AM FBI Put Hactivist Jeremy Hammond On a Terrorist Watchlist
Tuesday February 03, 2015 @03:02AM Big Telecoms Strangling Municipal Broadband, FCC Intervention May Provide Relief
Monday February 02, 2015 @03:57PM Obama's 2016 NASA Budget Status Quo, Funds Europa Mission
Sunday February 01, 2015 @04:17PM DEA Planned To Monitor Cars Parked At Gun Shows Using License Plate Readers
Sunday February 01, 2015 @11:12AM Obama Proposes One-Time Tax On $2 Trillion US Companies Hold Overseas
Sunday February 01, 2015 @11:05AM Nuclear Safety Push To Be Softened After US Objections
Sunday February 01, 2015 @10:39AM DARPA-Funded Robots Learning To Cook By Watching YouTube Videos
Sunday February 01, 2015 @09:15AM The NFL Wants You To Think These Things Are Illegal
Friday January 30, 2015 @07:43AM Ask Slashdot: When and How Did Europe Leapfrog the US For Internet Access?
Thursday January 29, 2015 @03:46PM US Air Force Selects Boeing 747-8 To Replace Air Force One
Thursday January 29, 2015 @08:06AM Why ATM Bombs May Be Coming Soon To the United States
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @11:46AM "Mammoth Snow Storm" Underwhelms
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @10:34AM White House Drone Incident Exposes Key Security Gap
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @10:29AM FCC Fines Verizon For Failing To Investigate Rural Phone Problems
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @08:39AM Researchers Tie Regin Malware To NSA, Five Eyes Intel Agencies
Monday January 26, 2015 @05:45PM Plan C: The Cold War Plan Which Would Have Brought the US Under Martial Law
Monday January 26, 2015 @07:56AM Secret Service Investigating Small Drone On White House Grounds
Sunday January 25, 2015 @11:28PM Google Handed To FBI 3 Wikileaks Staffers' Emails, Digital Data
Sunday January 25, 2015 @06:35PM Ed Felten: California Must Lead On Cybersecurity
Sunday January 25, 2015 @05:26PM SpaceX, US Air Force Settle Spy Sat Dispute
Sunday January 25, 2015 @01:05PM Fark's Drew Curtis Running For Governor of Kentucky
Saturday January 24, 2015 @09:50PM Doomsday Clock Moved Two Minutes Forward, To 23:57
Saturday January 24, 2015 @05:24PM Bomb Threats Via Twitter Partly Shut Down Atlanta's Hartsfield Airport
Saturday January 24, 2015 @09:29AM Government Recommends Cars With Smarter Brakes
Saturday January 24, 2015 @12:43AM By the Numbers: The Highest-Paying States For Tech Professionals
Friday January 23, 2015 @08:13PM Verizon About To End Construction of Its Fiber Network
Thursday January 22, 2015 @06:33PM Dish Network Violated Do-Not-Call 57 Million Times
Thursday January 22, 2015 @06:25PM Barrett Brown, Formerly of Anonymous, Sentenced To 63 Months
Thursday January 22, 2015 @05:04PM Senator Who Calls STEM Shortage a Hoax Appointed To Head Immigration
Thursday January 22, 2015 @10:54AM Blogger Who Revealed GOP Leader's KKK Ties Had Home Internet Lines Cut
Wednesday January 21, 2015 @11:17PM IRS Warns of Downtime Risk As Congress Makes Cuts
Wednesday January 21, 2015 @03:59PM US Senate Set To Vote On Whether Climate Change Is a Hoax
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @12:46PM Police Nation-Wide Use Wall-Penetrating Radars To Peer Into Homes
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @10:40AM FBI Seeks To Legally Hack You If You're Connected To TOR Or a VPN
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @09:23AM NJ Museum Revives TIROS Satellite Dish After 40 Years
Monday January 19, 2015 @12:14AM NSA Hack of N. Korea Convinced Obama NK Was Behind Sony Hack
Sunday January 18, 2015 @11:45PM State of the YOUnion: President Obama to Seek Advice from YouTube Stars
Sunday January 18, 2015 @11:12PM FDA Approves Implantable Vagus Nerve Disruptor For Weight Loss
Sunday January 18, 2015 @07:41PM President Obama Will Kibbitz With YouTube Stars
Sunday January 18, 2015 @03:02PM NSA Prepares For Future Techno-Battles By Plotting Network Takedowns
Sunday January 18, 2015 @02:41PM Republican Bill Aims To Thwart the FCC's Leaning Towards Title II
Sunday January 18, 2015 @10:59AM Cuba's Pending Tech Revolution
Sunday January 18, 2015 @12:57AM Feds Operated Yet Another Secret Metadata Database Until 2013
Wednesday January 14, 2015 @09:14PM Washington DC's Public Library Will Teach People How To Avoid the NSA
Wednesday January 14, 2015 @09:11PM US Government Lurked On Silk Road For Over a Year
Wednesday January 14, 2015 @05:45PM IEEE: New H-1B Bill Will "Help Destroy" US Tech Workforce
Wednesday January 14, 2015 @03:36PM NSA Official: Supporting Backdoored Random Number Generator Was "Regrettable"
Monday January 12, 2015 @12:59PM FBI Access To NSA Surveillance Data Expands In Recent Years
Sunday January 11, 2015 @06:01PM US Lawmakers Push For a Permanent Ban On Internet Access Taxes
Thursday January 08, 2015 @09:15PM Obama Proposes 2 Years of Free Community College
Wednesday January 07, 2015 @09:44PM FBI: North Korean Hackers "Got Sloppy", Leaked IP Addresses
Wednesday January 07, 2015 @09:34PM White House Responds To Petition To Fire Aaron Swartz's Prosecutor
Wednesday January 07, 2015 @06:13PM What's Wrong With the Manhattan Project National Park
Wednesday January 07, 2015 @01:25PM Bill Would Ban Paid Prioritization By ISPs
Tuesday January 06, 2015 @10:07AM Space Policy Guru John Logsdon Has Good News and Bad News On NASA Funding
Monday January 05, 2015 @03:35PM FCC Revamps Customer Complaint System
Wednesday December 31, 2014 @04:24PM When FISA Court Rejects a Surveillance Request, the FBI Issues a NSL Instead
Wednesday December 31, 2014 @03:40PM WikiLeaks Claims Employee's Google Mail, Metadata Seized By US Government
Wednesday December 31, 2014 @01:09PM US Army Could Waive Combat Training For Hackers
Monday December 29, 2014 @04:21PM The NSA Uses the Same Chat Protocol As Hackers
Sunday December 28, 2014 @03:54PM Snowden Documents Show How Well NSA Codebreakers Can Pry
Saturday December 27, 2014 @05:09PM White House Touts Obama's 1-Liner as 2014 Tech Highlight
Saturday December 27, 2014 @09:44AM N. Korea Blames US For Internet Outage, Compares Obama to "a Monkey"
Saturday December 27, 2014 @09:33AM Newest Stealth Fighter's Ground Attack Sensors 10 Years Behind Older Jets'
Friday December 26, 2014 @09:23PM Boston Elementary, Middle Schools To Get a Longer Day
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @11:03PM DARPA Wants Help Building a Drone That Flies Like a Hawk
Monday December 22, 2014 @03:24PM North Korean Internet Is Down
Sunday December 21, 2014 @08:26AM US Seeks China's Help Against North Korean Cyberattacks
Wednesday December 17, 2014 @09:49PM US Links North Korea To Sony Hacking
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @12:11PM Microsoft Gets Industry Support Against US Search Of Data In Ireland
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @10:22AM Federal Court Nixes Weeks of Warrantless Video Surveillance
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @10:20AM Skype Unveils Preview of Live English-To-Spanish Translator
Monday December 15, 2014 @07:43AM Eric Schmidt: To Avoid NSA Spying, Keep Your Data In Google's Services
Saturday December 13, 2014 @07:43PM Judge Rules Drug Maker Cannot Halt Sales of Alzheimer's Medicine
Saturday December 13, 2014 @05:29PM California's Hydrogen Highway Adds Another Station
Friday December 12, 2014 @08:16PM Attorney General Won't Force New York Times Reporter To Reveal Source
Thursday December 11, 2014 @06:19PM Are the TSA's New Electronic Device Screenings Necessary?
Thursday December 11, 2014 @04:28PM Congress Passes Bill Allowing Warrantless Forfeiture of Private Communications
Thursday December 11, 2014 @09:04AM US Navy Authorizes Use of Laser In Combat
Thursday December 11, 2014 @08:14AM Report: Big Issues Remain Before Drones Can Safely Access National Airspace
Wednesday December 10, 2014 @05:31PM NASA Gets 2% Boost To Science Budget
Monday December 08, 2014 @03:16PM FISA Court Extends Section 215 Bulk Surveillance For 90 Days
Monday December 08, 2014 @09:16AM Economist: US Congress Should Hack Digital Millennium Copyright Act
Sunday December 07, 2014 @03:16PM New Mexico Levies $54M Against Energy Dept. For Violations At Nuclear Repository
Thursday December 04, 2014 @01:23PM How the NSA Is Spying On Everyone: More Revelations
Wednesday December 03, 2014 @04:15PM What Canada Can Teach the US About Net Neutrality
Tuesday December 02, 2014 @12:35PM 18th Century Law Dredged Up To Force Decryption of Devices
Monday December 01, 2014 @05:35PM Cyber Ring Stole Secrets For Gaming US Stock Market
Monday December 01, 2014 @11:35AM How the FCC CIO Plans To Modernize 207 Legacy IT Systems
Monday December 01, 2014 @08:15AM Google, National Parks Partner To Let Girls Program White House Xmas Tree Lights
Sunday November 30, 2014 @12:03PM Supreme Court To Decide Whether Rap Lyric Threats Are Free Speech
Saturday November 29, 2014 @10:43PM Kim Dotcom Faces Jail At Bail Hearing
Friday November 28, 2014 @02:17AM Mathematicians Study Effects of Gerrymandering On 2012 Election
Friday November 28, 2014 @01:51AM Wikipedia's "Complicated" Relationship With Net Neutrality
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @10:38AM Kim Dotcom Regrets Not Taking Copyright Law and MPAA "More Seriously"
Monday November 24, 2014 @05:03PM Regin Malware In EU Attack Linked To US and British Intelligence Agencies
Monday November 24, 2014 @03:01PM DHS Set To Destroy "Einstein" Surveillance Records
Monday November 24, 2014 @12:54PM LinkedIn Study: US Attracting Fewer Educated, Highly Skilled Migrants
Sunday November 23, 2014 @08:10PM Bidding In Government Auction of Airwaves Reaches $34 Billion
Sunday November 23, 2014 @12:14PM Blame America For Everything You Hate About "Internet Culture"
Thursday November 20, 2014 @08:55PM Congress Suggests Moat, Electronic Fence To Protect White House
Thursday November 20, 2014 @07:16PM Greenwald Advises Market-Based Solution To Mass Surveillance
Thursday November 20, 2014 @08:44AM US Gov't Seeks To Keep Megaupload Assets Because Kim Dotcom Is a Fugitive
Wednesday November 19, 2014 @09:56PM US Intelligence Unit Launches $50k Speech Recognition Competition
Wednesday November 19, 2014 @01:01PM Number of Coders In Congress To Triple (From One To Three)
Tuesday November 18, 2014 @08:47AM Court Rules Google's Search Results Qualify As Free Speech
Monday November 17, 2014 @06:26PM State Department Joins NOAA, USPS In Club of Hacked Federal Agencies
Monday November 17, 2014 @06:15PM Can the US Actually Cultivate Local Competition in Broadband?
Monday November 17, 2014 @12:53PM What the US Can Learn From Canada's Internet Policy
Saturday November 15, 2014 @08:28PM Machine Learning Used To Predict Military Suicides
Saturday November 15, 2014 @07:06PM US DOE Sets Sights On 300 Petaflop Supercomputer
Friday November 14, 2014 @10:04PM Comcast Kisses-Up To Obama, Publicly Agrees On Net Neutrality
Friday November 14, 2014 @09:44PM The Downside to Low Gas Prices
Friday November 14, 2014 @06:42PM FCC Says Net Neutrality Decision Delay Is About Courts, Not Politics
Friday November 14, 2014 @08:14AM Education Chief Should Know About PLATO and the History of Online CS Education
Thursday November 13, 2014 @10:56PM Department of Justice Harvests Cell Phone Data Using Planes
Thursday November 13, 2014 @02:09PM No, You Can't Seize Country TLDs, US Court Rules
Wednesday November 12, 2014 @10:41PM Senate May Vote On NSA Reform As Soon As Next Week
Wednesday November 12, 2014 @04:41PM US Weather System and Satellite Network Hacked
Wednesday November 12, 2014 @01:37PM Google's Lease of NASA Airfield Criticized By Consumer Group
Wednesday November 12, 2014 @01:05PM Hacker Builds a Dark Net Version of the FBI Tip Form
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @12:44PM Fukushima Radiation Nears California Coast, Judged Harmless
Monday November 10, 2014 @05:21PM US Postal Service Hacked, 500k+ Employees and Public Data Breached
Monday November 10, 2014 @03:39PM The Disgruntled Guys Who Babysit Our Aging Nuclear Missiles
Monday November 10, 2014 @11:18AM President Obama Backs Regulation of Broadband As a Utility
Monday November 10, 2014 @10:07AM Report: Federal Workers, Contractors Behind Half of Government Cyber Breaches
Sunday November 09, 2014 @02:13PM Berlin's Digital Exiles: Where Tech Activists Go To Escape the NSA
Sunday November 09, 2014 @09:07AM The Military's Latest Enemy: Climate Change
Sunday November 09, 2014 @08:07AM Judge Says Public Has a Right To Know About FBI's Facial Recognition Database
Saturday November 08, 2014 @07:36AM Americans Rejoice At Lower Gas Prices
Monday November 03, 2014 @09:23AM Amazon Releases (Not Many) Details On Its Workforce Demographics
Monday November 03, 2014 @09:23AM SpaceShipTwo's Rocket Engine Did Not Cause Fatal Crash
Monday November 03, 2014 @08:05AM Chinese Hackers Mess With Texas By Attacking Fracking Firms
Sunday November 02, 2014 @06:15PM US Midterm Elections Discussion
Saturday November 01, 2014 @11:08AM Facebook Wants You To Vote Tuesday
Thursday October 30, 2014 @08:06PM Statisticians Study Who Was Helped Most By Obamacare
Thursday October 30, 2014 @09:07AM New Crash Test Dummies Reflect Rising American Bodyweight
Thursday October 30, 2014 @08:47AM Cutting the Cord? Time Warner Loses 184,000 TV Subscribers In One Quarter
Wednesday October 29, 2014 @09:31PM Labor Department To Destroy H-1B Records
Wednesday October 29, 2014 @09:29PM Secret Policy Allows GCHQ Bulk Access To NSA Data
Wednesday October 29, 2014 @07:38PM MIT Professor Advocates Ending Asteroid Redirect Mission To Fund Asteroid Survey
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @12:59PM FTC Sues AT&T For Throttling 'Unlimited' Data Plan Customers Up To 90%
Monday October 27, 2014 @10:17AM What Will It Take To Make Automated Vehicles Legal In the US?
Sunday October 26, 2014 @07:13PM US Army May Relax Physical Requirements To Recruit Cyber Warriors
Sunday October 26, 2014 @04:47PM Pentagon Builds Units To Transport Ebola Patients
Saturday October 18, 2014 @10:02PM Be True To Your CS School: LinkedIn Ranks US Schools For Job-Seeking Programmers
Friday October 17, 2014 @07:21PM NSA CTO Patrick Dowd Moonlighting For Private Security Firm
Thursday October 16, 2014 @04:02PM White House Wants Ideas For "Bootstrapping a Solar System Civilization"
Thursday October 16, 2014 @02:15PM FBI Director Continues His Campaign Against Encryption
Thursday October 16, 2014 @11:47AM FBI Warns Industry of Chinese Cyber Campaign
Wednesday October 15, 2014 @09:30PM How an FBI Informant Led the Hack of British Tabloid "The Sun"
Wednesday October 15, 2014 @05:49PM Journalists Route Around White House Press Office
Wednesday October 15, 2014 @03:55PM Commerce Secretary: US Wants Multi-Stakeholder Process To Preserve Internet
Wednesday October 15, 2014 @12:06PM Pentagon Reportedly Hushed Up Chemical Weapons Finds In Iraq
Tuesday October 14, 2014 @10:06AM Navy Tests Unpowered Exoskeleton
Sunday October 12, 2014 @09:08AM Texas Health Worker Tests Positive For Ebola
Saturday October 11, 2014 @04:47PM Ex-NSA Director Keith Alexander's Investments In Tech Firms: "No Conflict"
Saturday October 11, 2014 @08:18AM Core Secrets: NSA Saboteurs In China and Germany
Friday October 10, 2014 @08:41PM NSA To Scientists: We Won't Tell You What We've Told You; That's Classified
Friday October 10, 2014 @05:48PM FBI Says It Will Hire No One Who Lies About Illegal Downloading
Thursday October 09, 2014 @08:00AM Eric Schmidt: Anxiety Over US Spying Will "Break the Internet"
Wednesday October 08, 2014 @04:20PM US Remains Top Country For Global Workers
Wednesday October 08, 2014 @04:16PM Ross Ulbricht's Lawyer Says FBI's Hack of Silk Road Was "Criminal"
Monday October 06, 2014 @02:57PM Former Department of Defense Chief Expects "30 Year War"
Sunday October 05, 2014 @05:21PM Why the FCC Will Probably Ignore the Public On Network Neutrality
Sunday October 05, 2014 @11:14AM DARPA Delving Into the Black Art of Super Secure Software Obfuscation
Sunday October 05, 2014 @11:11AM FCC Puts Comcast and Time Warner Merger On Hold
Sunday October 05, 2014 @07:18AM Obama Names National Medal of Science, Technology & Innovation Winners
Thursday October 02, 2014 @08:22PM Conservative Groups Accuse FCC of Helping Net Neutrality Advocates File Comments

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