Slashdot Items Tagged "internet"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @11:49AM To Save Net Neutrality, We Must Build Our Own Internet
Monday November 20, 2017 @05:35PM Over 400 of the World's Most Popular Websites Record Your Every Keystroke
Monday November 20, 2017 @12:13PM Another Tor Browser Feature Makes It Into Firefox: First-Party Isolation
Monday November 20, 2017 @10:12AM Stock Music Artists Aren't Always Happy About How Their Music Is Used
Sunday November 19, 2017 @08:30PM Net Neutrality is Essentially Unassailable, Argues Billionaire Barry Diller
Friday November 17, 2017 @05:57PM Verizon: No 4G-Level Data Caps For 5G Home Service
Friday November 17, 2017 @02:39PM Tim Berners-Lee on the Future of the Web: 'The System is Failing'
Thursday November 16, 2017 @07:46PM Google Will Stop Letting Sites Use AMP Format To Bait and Switch Readers
Thursday November 16, 2017 @07:21PM Detroit's Marginalized Communities Are Building Their Own Internet
Thursday November 16, 2017 @04:49PM Report Claims That 18 Nation's Elections Were Impacted By Social Engineering Last Year
Thursday November 16, 2017 @04:06PM Jack Dorsey Responds To Serial Killer Who Found His Victims Through Suicidal Twitter Posts
Thursday November 16, 2017 @03:56PM New EU Consumer Protection Law Contains a Vague Website Blocking Clause
Thursday November 16, 2017 @03:34PM Firefox Will Block Navigational Data URIs as Part of an Anti-Phishing Feature
Thursday November 16, 2017 @01:25PM Amazon Key Flaw Could Let Rogue Deliverymen Disable Your Camera
Thursday November 16, 2017 @10:13AM China Cyber Watchdog Rejects Censorship Critics, Says Internet Must Be 'Orderly'
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @08:44PM The Brutal Fight To Mine Your Data and Sell It To Your Boss
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @08:25PM Consumers Are Holding Off On Buying Smart-Home Gadgets Due To Security, Privacy Fears
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @07:50PM Twitter Bans, Removes Verified Status of White Supremacists
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @04:58PM Walmart Is Raising Prices Online To Increase In-Store Traffic
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @04:45PM Slashdot Asks: Have You Switched To Firefox 57?
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @04:16PM FCC Plans December Vote To Kill Net Neutrality Rules
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @07:01PM Google Returns As Default Search Engine In Firefox
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @04:53PM Yelp Ordered To Identify User Accused of Defaming a Tax Preparer
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @12:59PM Ads May Soon Stalk You on TV Like They Do on Your Facebook Feed
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @12:22PM CompuServe's Forums Are Closing On December 15
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @09:37AM Firefox Quantum Arrives With Faster Browser Engine, Major Visual Overhaul
Monday November 13, 2017 @06:52PM Bitcoin Gold, the Latest Bitcoin Fork, Explained
Monday November 13, 2017 @06:38PM All Major Browsers Now Support WebAssembly
Monday November 13, 2017 @06:19PM Ask Slashdot: Which Software/Devices Are Unusable Without Connecting to the Internet?
Monday November 13, 2017 @04:05PM Amazon Is Making a 'Lord of the Rings' Prequel Series
Monday November 13, 2017 @03:04PM Firefox 57 Brings Better Sandboxing on Linux
Friday November 10, 2017 @05:55PM Paradise Papers Expose Canadian Scalper's Multimillion-Dollar StubHub Scheme
Thursday November 09, 2017 @08:12PM Alphabet's Project Loon Delivers Internet To 100,000 People In Puerto Rico
Thursday November 09, 2017 @03:59PM Monopoly Critics Decry 'Amazon Amendment'
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @07:32PM America's 'Retail Apocalypse' Is Really Just Beginning
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @03:21PM Chrome Update Kills Annoying Redirects and Trick-To-Click Popups
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @02:05PM Nearly Half of Colorado Counties Have Rejected a Comcast-Backed Law Restricting City-Run Internet
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @07:39PM Google To Add Restaurant Wait Times To Google Search, Maps
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @04:29PM Twitter Officially Expands Its Character Count To 280 Starting Today
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @02:27PM How Cloudflare Uses Lava Lamps To Encrypt the Internet
Monday November 06, 2017 @06:11PM US Court Grants ISPs and Search Engine Blockade of Sci-Hub
Monday November 06, 2017 @05:06PM Twitter Exploit Let Two Pranksters Post 30,000-Character Tweet
Monday November 06, 2017 @03:26PM Popular Firefox Bookmark Syncing Add-On Starts Losing... Bookmarks
Monday November 06, 2017 @02:54PM Comcast's Xfinity Internet Service Is Down Across the US [Update]
Sunday November 05, 2017 @01:45PM Mozilla Might Distrust Dutch Government Certs Over 'False Keys'
Saturday November 04, 2017 @08:13PM Ask Slashdot: Should I Allow A 'Smart TV' To Connect To The Internet?
Friday November 03, 2017 @11:46PM A Third of the Internet Experienced DoS Attacks in the Last Two Years
Friday November 03, 2017 @06:34PM Old Movies, TV Shows Are Being Digitally Altered and It's Freaking Out the Mandela Effect Crowd
Friday November 03, 2017 @05:11PM Chelsea Manning Archivist Excludes Hacktivist Jailed By Carmen Ortiz From Aaron Swartz Day
Friday November 03, 2017 @12:10PM Australia Cockatoos Chew Billion-Dollar Broadband
Thursday November 02, 2017 @03:25PM Another Million Subscribers Cut the Pay TV Cord Last Quarter
Thursday November 02, 2017 @02:50PM Google Explains Tuesday's Drive, Docs Bug That Marked Some Files As Violating Terms of Service
Thursday November 02, 2017 @12:48AM The Mobile Internet Is the Internet
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @05:31PM Scientists Prove Emoticons Are Not Universally Understood
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @04:04PM AT&T Admits Defeat In Lawsuit It Filed To Stall Google Fiber
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @03:26PM CIA Releases 321GB of Bin Laden's Digital Library
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @06:21PM Russia's Anti-VPN Law Goes Into Effect
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @05:05PM MIT Researchers Trained AI To Write Horror Stories Based On 140,000 Reddit Posts
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @04:58PM Verizon Wants To Ban States From Protecting Your Privacy
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @03:25PM Vendor Tracks LinkedIn Profile Changes To Alert Client Employers
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @11:01AM Jimmy Wales' WikiTribune is Already Biased
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @01:23AM Microsoft Engineer Installs Google Chrome During Presentation After Edge Freezes
Monday October 30, 2017 @07:05PM Facebook Says 126 Million Americans May Have Seen Russia-Linked Political Posts
Monday October 30, 2017 @04:39PM A Surge of Sites and Apps Are Exhausting Your CPU To Mine Cryptocurrency
Monday October 30, 2017 @10:29AM The Meaning of AMP
Monday October 30, 2017 @08:55AM Google Denies Demoting the Pirate Bay In Some Countries
Sunday October 29, 2017 @01:45AM TechCrunch Argues Social Media News Feeds 'Need to Die'
Friday October 27, 2017 @04:20PM YouTube Is Fighting the 'Adpocalypse' With a Less Trigger-Happy Flagging System
Friday October 27, 2017 @04:00PM Comcast Tries To Derail Fort Collins Community Broadband
Friday October 27, 2017 @03:42PM EA Shuts Down Fan-Run Servers For Older Battlefield Games
Friday October 27, 2017 @03:07PM The New York Times Launches Tor Onion Service To Overcome Censorship, Ensure Privacy
Thursday October 26, 2017 @04:48PM Reddit Conducts Wide-Ranging Purge of Offensive Subreddits
Thursday October 26, 2017 @03:22PM Twitter Says It Overstated Monthly-User Figures For 3 Years
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @06:34PM Google's Sentiment Analyzer Thinks Being Gay Is Bad
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @04:01PM Justice Department Demands Five Twitter Users' Personal Info Over an Emoji
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @03:16PM Verizon Will Stop Throttling Video On Unlimited Plans If You Pay An Extra $10 Per Month
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @07:47PM DUHK Crypto Attack Recovers Encryption Keys, Exposes VPN Connections
Monday October 23, 2017 @04:42PM Stephen Hawking's Thesis Crashes Cambridge Site After It's Posted Online
Monday October 23, 2017 @04:28PM Snapchat Reportedly Stuck With 'Hundreds of Thousands' of Unsold Spectacles
Sunday October 22, 2017 @04:41PM Silicon Valley 'Divided Society and Made Everyone Raging Mad', Argues Newsweek
Saturday October 21, 2017 @01:26PM 2 Million IoT Devices Enslaved By Fast-Growing BotNet
Friday October 20, 2017 @02:58PM Body Camera Giant Wants Police To Collect Your Videos Too
Friday October 20, 2017 @02:52PM Twitter Plans To End Revenge Porn Next Week, Hate Speech In Two
Friday October 20, 2017 @03:36AM Facebook Security Chief Says Its Corporate Network Is Run 'Like a College Campus'
Thursday October 19, 2017 @04:33PM Verizon Loses 18,000 Pay TV Subscribers, Signals Delay For Live TV Streaming Service
Thursday October 19, 2017 @04:10PM Senators Announce New Bill That Would Regulate Online Political Ads
Thursday October 19, 2017 @03:48PM Amazon Spends $350K On Seattle Mayor's Race
Thursday October 19, 2017 @11:18AM Google Engineers Explore Ways To Stop In-Browser Cryptocurrency Miners in Chrome
Thursday October 19, 2017 @09:40AM EU: No Encryption Backdoors But, Let's Help Each Other Crack That Crypto
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @01:29PM Mozilla To Document Cross-Browser Web Dev Standards with Google, Microsoft, Samsung, and W3C
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @04:57PM Russian Troll Factory Paid US Activists To Fund Protests During Election
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @03:51PM Netflix, Amazon, Movie Studios Sue Over TickBox Streaming Device
Monday October 16, 2017 @07:54PM Mobile Phone Companies Appear To Be Selling Your Location To Almost Anyone
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:46PM Netflix Adds 5.3 Million Subs In Q3, Beating Forecasts
Monday October 16, 2017 @01:58PM Google Chrome for Windows Gets Basic Antivirus Features
Saturday October 14, 2017 @05:40PM Not Just Equifax. Rival Site Transunion Served Malware Too -- and 1,000 More Sites
Saturday October 14, 2017 @11:52AM Over 500 Million PCs Are Secretly Mining Cryptocurrency, Researchers Reveal
Friday October 13, 2017 @11:19PM Cord-Cutters Drive Cable TV Subscribers to a 17-Year Low
Friday October 13, 2017 @06:01PM Russia Reportedly Used Pokemon Go In an Effort To Inflame Racial Tensions
Thursday October 12, 2017 @02:11PM 'Maybe Wikipedia Readers Shouldn't Need Science Degrees To Digest Articles About Basic Topics'
Thursday October 12, 2017 @12:23PM Hollywood Studios Join Disney To Launch Movies Anywhere Digital Locker Service
Thursday October 12, 2017 @10:21AM Equifax Website Hacked Again, this Time To Redirect To Fake Flash Update
Thursday October 12, 2017 @09:04AM How Facebook Outs Sex Workers
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 @03:30PM FCC's Claim That One ISP Counts As 'Competition' Faces Scrutiny In Court
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @03:22PM PornHub Uses Computer Vision To ID Actors, Acts In Its Videos
Monday October 09, 2017 @07:57PM PSA: Microsoft Is Using Cortana To Read Your Private Skype Conversations
Monday October 09, 2017 @04:23PM Equifax Made Salary, Work History Available To Anyone With Your SSN and DOB
Monday October 09, 2017 @03:48PM Hulu Lowers Prices After Netflix Raises Theirs
Monday October 09, 2017 @03:22PM Google Uncovers Russia-Bought Ads On YouTube, Gmail and Other Platforms
Friday October 06, 2017 @09:02PM Java Coders Are Getting Bad Security Advice From Stack Overflow
Friday October 06, 2017 @07:36PM Publishers Take ResearchGate To Court, Seek Removal of Millions of Papers
Friday October 06, 2017 @06:56PM Disqus Confirms Over 17.5 Million Email Addresses Were Stolen In 2012 Hack of Its Comments Tool
Friday October 06, 2017 @06:30PM Browsers Will Store Credit Card Details Similar To How They Save Passwords
Friday October 06, 2017 @03:34PM Facebook Removed References To Russia From Fake-News Report
Friday October 06, 2017 @03:19PM 'Our Addiction To Links is Making Good Journalism Harder To Read'
Friday October 06, 2017 @03:03PM Regulate Facebook Like AIM
Thursday October 05, 2017 @06:01PM Amazon Is Testing Its Own Delivery Service To Rival FedEx, UPS
Thursday October 05, 2017 @03:34PM Nearly 4 Million People In US Still Subscribe To Netflix DVDs By Mail
Thursday October 05, 2017 @11:15AM Cloudflare Ditches Sites That Use Coinhive Mining "malware"
Thursday October 05, 2017 @10:07AM Microsoft Brings Edge To Android and IOS
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @06:28PM Mozilla To End All Firefox Support For XP, Vista In June 2018
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @04:14PM Facebook Fought Rules That Could Have Exposed Fake Russian Ads
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @04:46PM More Than 80 Percent of All Net Neutrality Comments Were Sent By Bots, Researchers Say
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @04:34PM Judge Recommends ISP, Search Engine Blocking of Sci-Hub In the US
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @01:37PM Google Chrome Will Block Tab-Under Behavior
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @10:02AM North Korea Gets Second Route To Internet Via Russia Link
Monday October 02, 2017 @05:43PM Ex-Verizon Lawyer Ajit Pai Confirmed To Second Term As FCC Chair
Monday October 02, 2017 @04:28PM Equifax Says 2.5 Million More Americans May Be Affected By Hack
Monday October 02, 2017 @03:42PM T-Mobile Won't Stop Claiming Its Network Is Faster Than Verizon's
Monday October 02, 2017 @03:10PM Microsoft Shutters Groove Music, Will Move Users To Spotify
Sunday October 01, 2017 @09:54PM How Cisco Fixed An Undocumented SSH Support Tunnel In Umbrella
Sunday October 01, 2017 @01:32PM ICANN Delays KSK Rollover Because of Lazy ISPs, Technical Faults
Saturday September 30, 2017 @05:24PM ICANN Delays KSK Rollover Because of Lazy ISPs, Technical Faults
Saturday September 30, 2017 @12:02PM Why Google's Gmail Phishing Warnings Give False Positives
Friday September 29, 2017 @09:40PM Steve Wozniak: Net Neutrality Rollback 'Will End the Internet As We Know It'
Friday September 29, 2017 @05:00PM Radical Leftists Built Their Own FOSS Alternative To Reddit After It Banned Them
Friday September 29, 2017 @03:42PM Department of Justice Demands Facebook Information From 'Anti-Administration Activists'
Friday September 29, 2017 @03:28PM South Korea Bans Initial Coin Offerings
Thursday September 28, 2017 @06:44PM EU Gives Ultimatum To Facebook and Twitter: Obey Us Or We'll Start Regulating
Thursday September 28, 2017 @04:58PM AT&T Seeks Supreme Court Review On Net Neutrality Rule
Thursday September 28, 2017 @04:42PM Twitter Suspends Hundreds of Accounts Linked To Russian Operatives
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @11:02PM Homeland Security Plans To Collect Immigrants' Social Media Information
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @09:55PM Bell Canada Wants Pirate Websites Blocked For Canadians
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @09:45PM Internet Explorer Bug Leaks Whatever You Type In the Address Bar
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @02:35AM Russia Threatens To Shut Down Facebook Over Local Data Storage Laws
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @02:27AM Mozilla's 'Firefox Quantum' Browser Challenges Chrome In Speed
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @02:04AM Twitter Tests Doubling Character Limit For Tweets To 280
Monday September 25, 2017 @04:29PM Instagram Now Has 800 Million Monthly, 500 Million Daily Active Users
Monday September 25, 2017 @03:07PM China Blocks WhatsApp
Monday September 25, 2017 @02:43PM DDoS Attacks Will Now Be 'Something You Only Read About In The History Books', Says Cloudflare CEO
Monday September 25, 2017 @10:53AM Showtime Websites Are Mining Monero With Your CPU, Unclear If Hack Or Experiment
Sunday September 24, 2017 @05:36PM Google AMP Flaw Exploited By Russian Hackers Targeting Journalists
Saturday September 23, 2017 @05:22PM Spain's Crackdown on Catalonia Includes Internet Censorship
Friday September 22, 2017 @04:31PM Adobe Security Team Accidentally Posts Private PGP Key On Blog
Friday September 22, 2017 @03:36PM Google Experiment Tests Top 5 Browsers, Finds Safari Riddled With Security Bugs
Friday September 22, 2017 @02:38PM Move Over Connected Cows, the Internet of Bees Is Here
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:21PM DC Court Rules Tracking Phones Without a Warrant Is Unconstitutional
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:09PM EU Paid For Report That Said Piracy Isn't Harmful -- And Tried To Hide Findings
Thursday September 21, 2017 @02:53PM Firefox For iOS Gets Tracking Protection, Firefox Focus For Android Gets Tabs
Thursday September 21, 2017 @01:27PM Corporations Just Quietly Changed How the Web Works
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:37PM Democrats Ask FEC To Create New Rules To Keep Foreign Influence Off Social Media Ads
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @03:58PM Amazon Customers Can Now Return Things For Free At Kohl's Or Whole Foods
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @05:01PM Popular Steam Extension 'Inventory Helper' Spies On Users, Says Report
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @04:20PM Twitter Suspends 300,000 Accounts Tied To Terrorism In 2017
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @03:53PM Google, Bing, Yahoo Data Retention Doesn't Improve Search Quality, Study Claims
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @03:30PM Pepe the Frog's Creator Is Sending Takedown Notices To Far-Right Sites
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @03:16PM EFF Resigns From Web Consortium In Wake of EME DRM Standardization
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @01:44PM Internet Is Having a Midlife Crisis
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @08:43AM Google Chrome Most Resilient Against Attacks, Researchers Find
Monday September 18, 2017 @04:32PM Jeweler Forged Judge's Signature To Force Google To Kill Negative Reviews
Monday September 18, 2017 @02:02PM Chrome To Force Domains Ending With Dev and Foo To HTTPS Via Preloaded HSTS
Monday September 18, 2017 @12:50PM HTML5 DRM Standard Is a Go
Sunday September 17, 2017 @06:43PM Americans Plan Massive 'Net Neutrality' Protest Next Week
Saturday September 16, 2017 @05:20PM Scientists Explore A Light Bulb-Based Based 10Gbps Li-Fi/5G Home Network
Saturday September 16, 2017 @10:41AM Security.txt Standard Proposed, Similar To Robots.txt
Saturday September 16, 2017 @08:03AM Security.txt Standard Proposed, Similar to Robots.txt
Friday September 15, 2017 @10:45PM Is Online Advertising Worthless?
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:59PM There Will Be 22 Million Cord Cutters By 2018, Says Report
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:32PM Google Chrome Will No Longer Autoplay Content With Sound In January 2018
Friday September 15, 2017 @04:21PM Warning: 'MetalKettle' Repository For Kodi Becomes Vulnerable After GitHub Takeover
Friday September 15, 2017 @04:13PM PewDiePie Is Inexcusable But DMCA Takedowns Are Not the Way To Fight Him
Friday September 15, 2017 @03:48PM Credit Karma To Launch Free ID Monitoring Following Equifax Hack
Thursday September 14, 2017 @07:17PM Facebook Enabled Advertisers To Reach 'Jew Haters'
Thursday September 14, 2017 @04:37PM First Ever Malvertising Campaign Uses JavaScript To Mine Cryptocurrencies In Your Browser
Thursday September 14, 2017 @04:04PM Spain Fines Facebook Over Tracking Users Without Consent
Thursday September 14, 2017 @03:47PM ISPs Claim a Privacy Law Would Weaken Online Security, Increase Pop-Ups
Thursday September 14, 2017 @02:41PM PSA: Google Will Delete Your Android Backups If Your Device Is Inactive For Two Months
Thursday September 14, 2017 @12:39PM Every Major Advertising Group Is Blasting Apple for Blocking Cookies in the Safari Browser
Thursday September 14, 2017 @08:19AM FTP Resources Will Be Marked Not Secure in Chrome Starting Later This Year
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @04:52PM Backdoor Found In WordPress Plugin With More Than 200,000 Installations
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @03:05PM Study Finds That Banning Trolls Works, To Some Degree
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @02:46PM EU Set To Demand Internet Firms Act Faster To Remove Illegal Content
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @07:23PM North Korea Is Dodging Sanctions With a Secret Bitcoin Stash
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @05:17PM At Least 1.65 Million Computers Are Mining Cryptocurrency For Hackers So Far This Year
Monday September 11, 2017 @05:50PM Google Publicly Releases Internal Developer Documentation Style Guide
Monday September 11, 2017 @05:31PM Amazon's Whole Foods Price Cuts Brought 25 Percent Jump In Shoppers
Monday September 11, 2017 @05:04PM Google Details Plan To Distrust Symantec Certificates
Monday September 11, 2017 @09:43AM I Downloaded an App. Suddenly, I was a Rescue Dispatcher.
Friday September 08, 2017 @06:30PM Firefox 57 Will Hide Search Bar and Use a Uni-Bar Approach, Like Chrome