Slashdot Items Tagged "uk"

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Friday December 02, 2016 @11:33AM Law enforcement goes low tech against encryption
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @12:54PM Backdoor encryption sneaks into UK law
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @03:42AM UK Police Accessed Civilian Data For Fun and Profit, Says Report
Sunday June 26, 2016 @11:20AM Brexit Will Have a Disastrous Effect: Tech Companies Will Feel the Pain
Saturday March 26, 2016 @10:00AM Jason Bradbury Believes Coding Lessons In Schools Are a Waste of Time
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:48PM 'Flash Crash' Trader Navinder Sarao Faces US Extradition
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:18PM UK Man Faces Prison For Circumventing UK's Pirate Site Blockade
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @02:31AM One Million School Children To Get Free BBC Micro:bit Computers
Sunday March 20, 2016 @07:20PM Autism Associated With Shorter Lifespan, According To UK Charity Study
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @09:58AM RBS Cuts Hundreds of Jobs As FCA Approves 'Robo-Advisers'
Friday March 11, 2016 @10:28AM Stephen Hawking and 150 Royal Society Scientists: Brexit Disaster For UK
Thursday March 10, 2016 @02:02PM Bank of England Looks Into 'Centralized' Bitcoin Alternative, RSCoin
Monday March 07, 2016 @01:22PM Sweeping Changes At Microsoft Studios Kill Lionhead Studios and Fable
Friday March 04, 2016 @11:37AM Government To Bring Forward Law To Close BBC 'iPlayer Loophole'
Thursday March 03, 2016 @10:36AM 'Moth Eye' Graphene Breakthrough Could Create Indoor Solar Cells
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @12:51PM UK Gov't Launches Anti-Adblocking Initiative, Compares It To Piracy
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @11:13AM UK Snooper's Charter To Extend Police Access To Phone and Internet Data
Saturday February 27, 2016 @10:21AM Raspberry Pi 3 Brings Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
Thursday February 25, 2016 @08:12PM Google DeepMind Applies AI To Healthcare With NHS Partnership
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @03:34PM France Seeking $1.76 Billion In Back Taxes From Google
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @11:19AM Thanks To Encryption, UK Efforts To Block Torrent Sites Are Pointless
Monday February 22, 2016 @01:58PM A 19-Year-Old Made A Free Robot Lawyer That Has Appealed $3M In Parking Tickets
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @07:43PM UK Company Riversimple Plans a Fuel-Sipping Hydrogen Car
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @11:17AM End of an Era As Pioneering BBC3 Becomes an Online-Only Station
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @03:58AM UK Gov't Launches Public Consultation On Porn-Site Age Checks
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @03:46AM Australian Foreign Affairs Says UN Assange Ruling Not Binding
Monday February 15, 2016 @01:31PM 'The Room Had Started To Smell. Really Quite Bad': Stephen Fry Exits Twitter
Saturday February 13, 2016 @01:05AM BT Announces Free Service To Screen Nuisance Callers
Friday February 12, 2016 @10:11PM Ransomware Hits UK Website, Defaces Homepage
Friday February 12, 2016 @02:54PM UK GHCQ Is Allowed To Hack
Friday February 12, 2016 @12:50PM UK GHCQ is allowed to hack
Friday February 12, 2016 @10:11AM UCL Scientists Push 1.125Tbps Through a Single Coherent Optical Receiver
Friday February 12, 2016 @04:30AM Google Settles Decade-Long Tax Dispute In UK
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:45AM Are Roads Safer With No Central White Lines?
Friday February 05, 2016 @10:57AM UK Wants Authority To Serve Warrants In U.S.
Thursday February 04, 2016 @01:55AM Julian Assange May Surrender To British Police On Friday
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @11:56PM Journalist Claims Secret US Flight 'To Capture Snowden' Overflew Scottish Airspace
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @05:55PM Morgan, Maker of Classic Handmade Sports Cars, Is Going Electric
Monday February 01, 2016 @05:42PM Jaguar Land Rover To Test Autonomous Cars In 'Living Lab'
Monday February 01, 2016 @02:16PM U.K. Researcher Receives Permission To Edit Genes In Human Embryos
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @01:38PM Filmmaker Forces Censors To Watch 10-Hour Movie of Paint Drying
Saturday January 23, 2016 @02:33AM Google Agrees To Pay 130M UK Pounds (~ $185M) In Back Taxes
Monday January 11, 2016 @09:07AM UK Cuts Men's Recommended Weekly Alcohol To 14 Units
Saturday January 09, 2016 @11:28AM WW2 Hero Who Captured Enigma For Allies Has Died
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:32AM Astronaut Tim Peake Calls the Wrong Number From Space
Monday December 21, 2015 @04:31PM UK Police Busts Karaoke 'Gang' For Sharing Songs You Can't Buy
Friday December 18, 2015 @09:12AM 'Hybrid' Logic Gate For Quantum Computers Demonstrated
Thursday December 17, 2015 @11:12AM EE Recalls All Power Bar Chargers Over Fire Safety Risk
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @10:27AM 21-Year-Old British Man Arrested In Connection With VTech Hack
Saturday December 12, 2015 @01:15PM UK Citizens May Soon Need License To Photograph Stuff They Already Own
Thursday December 10, 2015 @01:20PM Chubb To Offer UK 'Troll Insurance' Policy
Thursday December 03, 2015 @12:06PM 15,000 Hoverboards Seized As Unsafe In United Kingdom
Thursday December 03, 2015 @10:42AM Cellphones Really Are Not As Good As They Were 10 Years Ago At Making Calls
Monday November 30, 2015 @08:44AM Parts of Falcon 9 Launcher Wash Ashore In England
Sunday November 29, 2015 @11:58AM Canadian, UK Law Professors Condemn Space Mining Provisions of Commercial Space Act
Saturday November 28, 2015 @12:56AM Celebrating ARM's 25th Anniversary With the Visual ARM1
Thursday November 26, 2015 @01:15PM Richard Dawkins Opposes UK Cinemas Censoring Church's Advert Before Star Wars
Thursday November 26, 2015 @11:51AM Scientists Produce Graphene 100 Times Cheaper Than Ever Before
Thursday November 26, 2015 @11:33AM Pressure From Uber Forces London Taxis To Finally Accept Cards
Friday November 20, 2015 @01:17PM UK's Gigaclear Launches 5 Gbps Fiber Broadband Service
Friday November 13, 2015 @09:32AM Broadband Bills Will Have To Increase To Pay For Snooper's Charter, MPs Warned
Friday November 13, 2015 @02:17AM Bank of England's Andy Haldane Warns Smart Machines Could Take 15M UK Jobs
Friday November 06, 2015 @07:33PM TalkTalk Hack: 4% of Customers' Data Accessed In Cyber Security Breach
Thursday November 05, 2015 @10:49AM BBC Lets Viewers Buy Shows and Episodes Permanently, But No 'Extras'
Monday November 02, 2015 @01:59AM Celebrate the 200th Birthday of George Boole With Logic
Saturday October 31, 2015 @07:09PM UK Police Make Third Arrest Over TalkTalk Cyber Attack
Saturday October 31, 2015 @03:15PM Cambridge Researchers Present Lithium-Air Battery Breakthrough
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @12:44PM Tattling Kettles Help Researchers Crack WiFi Networks In London
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @09:38AM UK's Largest Online Pharmacy Sold Patients' Personal Data To Fraudsters
Saturday October 17, 2015 @12:46PM BBC Begins Blocking VPN Access To iPlayer
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @10:40AM How Analog Tide Predictors Changed Human History
Sunday October 04, 2015 @04:54AM 'Legacy' London Car Hire Companies Lawyer Up Against Uber
Thursday October 01, 2015 @01:02PM UK Gamers Can Now Get Their Money Back For Publishers' Broken Promises
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @08:53AM John Harrison: Inventor and Longitude Hero
Monday September 28, 2015 @11:07AM Tardis Wars: The BBC Strikes Back
Friday September 25, 2015 @07:49PM GCHQ Tried To Track Web Visits of "Every Visible User On Internet"
Thursday September 24, 2015 @08:13AM Does IoT Data Need Special Regulation?
Monday September 21, 2015 @07:33AM UK Man Gets Britain's First-Ever Conviction For Illegal Drone Use
Monday September 21, 2015 @01:37AM 'Rose' Wins 2015 Loebner Contest, But Big Prize Remains Unclaimed
Saturday September 19, 2015 @09:36AM UK Govt's Expensive Mobile Coverage Project Builds Just 8 Masts In 4 Years
Saturday September 19, 2015 @09:31AM UK Researcher Applies For Permission To Edit Embryo Genomes
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @08:50AM How To Find Out If GCHQ and the NSA Spied On You, and How To Complain
Thursday September 10, 2015 @04:18PM FireEye Tries to Bury Keynote Reporting That It Ran Apache As Root On Security Servers
Thursday September 10, 2015 @04:02PM New UK Security Guidelines: Password Re-Use OK, Frequent Changing a Waste
Monday August 31, 2015 @06:45AM Assange Says Harrods Assisting Metro Police in 'Round-the-Clock Vigil'
Sunday August 30, 2015 @04:45PM Neurologist and Author Oliver Sacks Dead at 82
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @12:42PM Virgin Media To Base a Public Wi-Fi Net On Paying Customers' Routers
Sunday August 23, 2015 @03:51PM In Germany, a Message-in-a-Bottle Found 108 Years After Its Release
Thursday August 20, 2015 @09:06AM New Rules Say UK Video Bloggers Must Be Clearer About Paid Endorsements
Friday August 14, 2015 @08:43PM London Deploys Cycle Superhighways Despite "Old Men In Limos"
Thursday August 13, 2015 @02:53PM 'Banned' Article About Faulty Immobilizer Chip Published After Two Years
Thursday August 13, 2015 @12:57PM The UK's War On Porn: Turning ISPs Into Parents
Thursday August 13, 2015 @10:00AM Time Runs Out On Sweden's Sexual Assault Charges Against Julian Assange
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @07:35AM Scotland To Ban GM Crops
Sunday August 09, 2015 @10:12PM 2.4 Million Customer's Records Stolen From Carphone Warehouse
Thursday August 06, 2015 @11:59AM U.K. Government Seeking To End Reliance On Oracle
Thursday July 30, 2015 @11:00AM Britain Shuts Off 750,000 Streetlights With No Impact On Crime Or Crashes
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:28PM UK Government Proposes 10-Year Copyright Infringement Jail Term
Sunday July 12, 2015 @02:36PM ISRO Launches Record 5 UK Satellites, Part of a Long String of Successes
Sunday July 12, 2015 @11:15AM Snoopers' Charter Could Mean Trouble For UK Users of Encryption-Capable Apps
Saturday July 11, 2015 @10:38PM Twitter Yanks Ads UK Activists Say Could Trigger Seizures
Friday July 10, 2015 @10:03PM Amnesty International Seeks Explanation For 'Absolutely Shocking' Surveillance
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @08:36AM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Find Jobs That Offer Working From Home?
Friday July 03, 2015 @07:44AM Cameron Asserts UK Gov't Will Leave No "Safe Space" For Private Communications
Thursday July 02, 2015 @04:55PM UK Government Illegally Spied On Amnesty International
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @09:56AM UK Researchers Find IPv6-Related Data Leaks In 11 of 14 VPN Providers
Sunday June 28, 2015 @04:07PM BBC Curates The "Right To Be Forgotten" Links That Google Can't
Monday June 15, 2015 @03:46AM Police Scanning Every Face At UK Download Festival
Sunday June 14, 2015 @12:41AM Report: Russia and China Crack Encrypted Snowden Files
Saturday May 30, 2015 @09:36AM Microscopic Underwater Sonic Screwdriver Successfully Tested
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @10:35PM High Court Orders UK ISPs To Block EBook Sites
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @08:23AM British Politicians Delete Negative Wikipedia Descriptions Before Election
Saturday May 23, 2015 @01:29AM Bank of England Accidentally E-mails Top-Secret "Brexit" Plan To the Guardian
Thursday May 21, 2015 @12:25PM Take Two Sues BBC Over Drama About GTA Development
Thursday May 14, 2015 @01:39PM Rediscovered Lucas-Commissioned Short "Black Angel" Released On YouTube
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @12:23PM MuckRock FOIA Request Releases Christopher Hitchens' FBI Files
Sunday May 10, 2015 @08:06PM British Pilots: Poll Data Says Public Wants Strict Rules For Drones
Saturday May 02, 2015 @12:51AM The Pioneer Who Invented the Weather Forecast
Thursday April 30, 2015 @08:52AM The Sun Newspaper Launches Anonymous Tor-Based WikiLeaks-Style SecureDrop
Friday April 24, 2015 @11:15PM Pirate Bay Blockade Censors CloudFlare Customers
Sunday April 19, 2015 @09:11PM Assange Talk Spurs UK Judges To Boycott Legal Conference
Saturday April 18, 2015 @11:07AM Turing Manuscript Sells For $1 Million
Saturday April 04, 2015 @04:07PM UK's Tories Promise To Enact Age Limits For Viewing Online Porn
Saturday March 28, 2015 @05:18PM UK Licensing Site Requires MSIE Emulation, But Won't Work With MSIE
Thursday March 26, 2015 @10:57AM Jeremy Clarkson Dismissed From Top Gear
Thursday March 26, 2015 @10:30AM Facebook Sued For Alleged Theft of Data Center Design
Thursday March 19, 2015 @12:21AM UK's GCHQ Admits To Using Vulnerabilities To Hack Target Systems
Friday March 13, 2015 @10:26PM UK Police and PRS Shut Down Karaoke Torrent Site
Thursday March 12, 2015 @08:31AM BBC Returns To Making Computers For Schools
Sunday March 08, 2015 @09:04AM UK Gov't Asks: Is 10 Years In Jail the Answer To Online Pirates?
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @11:38AM UK Scientists Claim 1Tbps Data Speed Via Experimental 5G Technology
Saturday February 07, 2015 @06:05PM Woman Suffers Significant Weight Gain After Fecal Transplant
Thursday February 05, 2015 @10:42AM Some Hackers Unknowingly Gathering Intel For the NSA
Saturday January 31, 2015 @01:02AM BT Unveils 1000Mbps Capable G.fast Broadband Rollout For the United Kingdom
Monday January 26, 2015 @04:48PM Omand Warns of "Ethically Worse" Spying If Unbreakable Encryption Is Allowed
Monday January 26, 2015 @12:28AM Google Handed To FBI 3 Wikileaks Staffers' Emails, Digital Data
Thursday January 22, 2015 @04:56PM TWEETHER Project Promises 10Gbps MmW 92-95GHz Based Wireless Broadband
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @09:33AM UK ISPs EE, Virgin and Vodafone Back Net Neutrality
Sunday January 18, 2015 @10:29AM Winston Churchill's Scientists
Friday January 16, 2015 @07:39PM UK Suspect Arrested In Connection With PSN/XBL 'Lizard Squad' Attacks
Friday January 16, 2015 @03:21PM Who's Responsible When Your Semi-Autonomous Shopping Bot Purchases Drugs Online?
Thursday January 15, 2015 @12:05PM Exoplanet Hunting NGTS Telescope Array Achieves First Light
Thursday January 15, 2015 @10:48AM First Crowdsourced, Open Data Address List Launches In the UK
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @01:09PM UK Computing Teachers Concerned That Pupils Know More Than Them
Monday January 12, 2015 @01:20AM Several European Countries Lay Groundwork For Heavier Internet Censorhip
Thursday January 01, 2015 @10:06AM UK Arrest Over Xbox Live and Playstation Network Outages
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @11:29AM BT, Sky, and Virgin Enforce UK Porn Blocks By Hijacking Browsers
Thursday December 18, 2014 @01:53AM Startup Helps You Build Your Very Own Picosatellite On a Budget
Monday December 15, 2014 @12:18PM Raspberry Pi In Space
Saturday December 13, 2014 @07:45PM Proposed Theme Park Would Put BBC Shows On Display
Friday December 05, 2014 @10:21PM GCHQ Does Not Breach Human Rights, Judges Rule
Thursday December 04, 2014 @09:51AM UK Completes 250km of Undersea Broadband Rollouts
Saturday November 29, 2014 @10:07AM In UK Study, Girls Best Boys At Making Computer Games
Friday November 28, 2014 @02:54AM Edsac Goes Live, At UK's National Museum of Computing
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @11:26AM Cameron Accuses Internet Companies Of Giving Terrorists Safe Haven
Sunday November 16, 2014 @11:37PM World's Youngest Microsoft Certificated Professional Is Five Years Old
Friday November 14, 2014 @03:37PM Cameron Says People Radicalized By Free Speech; UK ISPs Agree To Censor Button
Saturday November 01, 2014 @09:32AM World War II Tech eLoran Deployed As GPS Backup In the UK
Wednesday October 29, 2014 @10:29PM Secret Policy Allows GCHQ Bulk Access To NSA Data
Thursday October 23, 2014 @11:41AM U.K. Supermarkets Beta Test Full-Body 3D Scanners For Selfie Figurines
Thursday October 23, 2014 @08:35AM Proposed Penalty For UK Hackers Who "Damage National Security": Life
Monday October 20, 2014 @03:02PM Manga Images Depicting Children Lead to Conviction in UK
Sunday October 19, 2014 @07:13PM In UK, Internet Trolls Could Face Two Years In Jail
Sunday October 19, 2014 @02:55AM BBC Takes a Stand For the Public's Right To Remember Redacted Links
Monday October 13, 2014 @10:04AM Raspberry Pi Sales Approach 4 Million
Thursday October 02, 2014 @08:59AM UK Copyright Reforms Legalize Back-Ups, Protect Parody
Tuesday September 30, 2014 @12:56PM Web Magna Carta: WWW Inventor Calls For 'Online Bill of Rights'
Thursday September 25, 2014 @02:21AM UK's National Health Service Moves To NoSQL Running On an Open-Source Stack
Sunday September 14, 2014 @03:00PM School Installs Biometric Fingerprint System For Cafeteria
Thursday September 11, 2014 @08:03PM UK Ham Radio Reg Plans To Drop 15 min Callsign Interval and Allow Encryption
Sunday September 07, 2014 @10:06AM New DNA Analysis On Old Blood Pegs Aaron Kosminski As Jack the Ripper
Friday August 29, 2014 @06:48PM Watch UK Inventor Colin Furze Survive a Fireworks Blast In a Metal Suit
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @06:38PM UK Prisons Ministry Fined For Lack of Encryption At Prisons
Saturday August 23, 2014 @10:49AM BBC and FACT Shut Down Doctor Who Fansite
Tuesday August 19, 2014 @09:00AM WikiLeaks' Assange Hopes To Exit London Embassy "Soon"
Saturday August 16, 2014 @08:07AM Leaked Documents: GCHQ Made Port-Scanning Entire Countries a Standard Spy Tool
Friday August 15, 2014 @06:20PM Project Aims To Build a Fully Open SoC and Dev Board
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @10:54AM Wikipedia Gets Critical Reception from UK Press at Wikimania 2014
Monday August 11, 2014 @08:58PM Patents That Kill
Friday August 01, 2014 @09:49PM Driverless Buses Ruled Out For London, For Now
Friday August 01, 2014 @06:48PM DNA Project 'to Make UK World Genetic Research Leader'
Friday August 01, 2014 @03:12AM UK Government Report Recommends Ending Online Anonymity
Thursday July 31, 2014 @10:35PM Unesco Probing Star Wars Filming In Ireland
Tuesday July 29, 2014 @08:26AM London Police Placing Anti-Piracy Warning Ads On Illegal Sites
Thursday July 24, 2014 @09:21AM U.K. Cabinet Office Adopts ODF as Exclusive Standard for Sharable Documents
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @01:49PM UK Users Overwhelmingly Spurn Broadband Filters
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @12:32PM People Who Claim To Worry About Climate Change Don't Cut Energy Use
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @08:43AM For Now, UK Online Pirates Will Get 4 Warnings -- And That's It
Friday July 18, 2014 @06:36PM UK Government Faces Lawsuit Over Emergency Surveillance Bill
Sunday July 13, 2014 @12:21AM Nano-Pixels Hold Potential For Screens Far Denser Than Today's Best
Thursday July 10, 2014 @09:29AM UK Gov't Plans To Push "Emergency" Surveillance Laws
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @12:46PM Seven ISPs Take Legal Action Against GCHQ
Sunday June 29, 2014 @03:55PM EDSAC Diagrams Rediscovered
Saturday June 28, 2014 @10:39PM Intelligent Autonomous Flying Robots Learn and Map Environment As They Fly
Thursday June 26, 2014 @11:03AM MP Says 'Failed' Piracy Warnings Should Escalate To Fines & Jail
Wednesday June 18, 2014 @12:09PM Restored Bletchly Park Opens
Monday June 16, 2014 @09:27PM Balloon and Duct Tape Deliver Great Space Photos
Sunday June 15, 2014 @04:25AM British Army Turns To Oculus Rift To Take the Sting Out of Battlefield Trauma
Saturday June 14, 2014 @09:41AM Nominet Compromising UK WHOIS Privacy, Wants To See Gov't-Issued ID
Thursday June 12, 2014 @08:36AM Human Blood Substitute Could Help Meet Donor Blood Shortfall