Slashdot Items Tagged "web"

Date / Time Story
Friday April 20, 2018 @12:51PM The 'Terms and Conditions' Reckoning Is Coming
Thursday April 19, 2018 @03:46PM Millions of Chrome Users Have Installed Malware Posing as Ad Blockers
Thursday April 19, 2018 @11:21AM 4.9% of Websites Use Flash, Down From 28.5% in 2011
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @09:56AM Russia Admits To Blocking Millions of IP Addresses
Friday April 13, 2018 @10:42AM Google Chrome To Boost User Privacy by Improving Cookies Handling Procedure
Thursday April 12, 2018 @09:58AM 'A Fresh, Clean Look.' Gmail Is About To Get a Makeover
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @02:08PM Firefox Follows Chrome and Blocks the Loading of Most FTP Resources
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @09:57AM Biometric and App Logins Will Soon Be Pushed Across the Web
Monday April 09, 2018 @06:21PM China Removes Four News Apps From Smartphone Stores To Tighten Control
Monday April 09, 2018 @04:41PM Don't Give Away Historic Details About Yourself
Monday April 09, 2018 @12:49PM A Broken Undersea Cable Knocked Mauritania Offline For Two Days, Affected Another Five Nations
Thursday April 05, 2018 @02:07PM Online Gaming Could Be Stalled by Net Neutrality Repeal, ESA Tells Court
Thursday March 29, 2018 @05:00PM European Commission Says It Will Cancel All 300,000 UK-Owned .EU Domains
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @03:34PM Forget Millennials, the Internet's Most Wanted Users Are Older -- and Poorer
Monday March 26, 2018 @02:53PM IETF Approves TLS 1.3 As Internet Standard
Monday March 26, 2018 @11:31AM Megaupload Founder Kim Dotcom Wins Battle in Ongoing Fight Against US Extradition
Monday March 26, 2018 @10:09AM One Percent of Reddit Users Cause 75 Percent of the Drama
Friday March 23, 2018 @04:05PM KeepVid Scraps YouTube-ripping Function in Favour of Legal Approach
Thursday March 22, 2018 @02:58PM Online Piracy Is More Popular Than Ever, Research Suggests
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @04:31PM Senate Passes Controversial Online Sex Trafficking Bill
Sunday March 18, 2018 @05:24PM About a Quarter of US Adults Say They Are 'Almost Constantly' Online
Sunday March 18, 2018 @03:54AM Say Goodbye To the Information Age: It's All About Reputation Now
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:34PM Facebook Says It is Sorry For Suggesting Child Sex Videos in Search
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:16PM Tumblr Has a Massive Creepshots Problem
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @01:05PM Reddit and the Struggle To Detoxify the Internet
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @12:23PM Firefox 59, 'By Far the Biggest Update Since Firefox 1.0', Arrives With Faster Page Loads and Improved Private Browsing
Monday March 12, 2018 @04:02PM Comcast 'Blocks' an Encrypted Email Service: Yet Another Reminder Why Net Neutrality Matters
Friday March 09, 2018 @04:51PM FCC's Ajit Pai is Surrounded By a 'Set of People With a Very Traditional Mindset', Says Sir Tim Berners-Lee
Thursday March 08, 2018 @03:10PM Can the Most Contentious Piece of the Web Form the Basis of a New Standard? Inside Google's Plan To Make the Whole Web as Fast as AMP
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @10:40AM WordPress Now Powers 30% of Websites
Thursday March 01, 2018 @02:25PM EU Warns Tech Giants To Remove Terror Content in 1 Hour -- or Else
Monday February 26, 2018 @02:53PM Mozilla Removes Individual Cookie Management in Firefox 60
Friday February 23, 2018 @04:40PM Facebook's Mandatory Anti-Malware Scan Is Invasive and Lacks Transparency
Friday February 23, 2018 @01:05PM More Than 40% of Global Log-in Attempts Are Malicious
Friday February 23, 2018 @10:03AM Samsung Rescues Data-Saving Privacy App Opera Max and Relaunches it as Samsung Max
Monday February 19, 2018 @05:06PM Chrome 64 Now Trims Messy Links When You Share Them
Monday February 19, 2018 @03:35PM Vietnam's Internet is in Trouble
Monday February 19, 2018 @03:23PM Flight Sim Company Embeds Malware To Steal Pirates' Passwords
Sunday February 18, 2018 @02:14PM The Wikipedia Zero Program Will End This Year
Sunday February 18, 2018 @01:57PM 'Microsoft Should Scrap Bing and Call it Microsoft Search'
Saturday February 17, 2018 @04:26AM FreeBSD's New Code of Conduct
Friday February 16, 2018 @02:52PM Facebook Must Stop Tracking Belgian Users, Court Rules
Friday February 16, 2018 @10:42AM Google Exposes How Malicious Sites Can Exploit Microsoft Edge
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @09:50AM Google's Chrome Ad Blocking Arrives Tomorrow
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @03:45PM Google Launches AMP For Email To Bring Web-like Actionable Content To Gmail
Friday February 09, 2018 @07:43PM Android Messages May Soon Let You Text From the Web
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @10:51AM Scammers Use Download Bombs To Freeze Chrome Browsers on Shady Sites
Monday February 05, 2018 @03:44PM Cloudflare Terminates Service To Sci-Hub Domain Names
Friday February 02, 2018 @11:06AM Firefox 59 Will Stop Websites Snooping on Where You've Just Been
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @02:00PM Google Chrome To Feature Built-In Image Lazy Loading
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @12:49PM California Senate Defies FCC, Approves Net Neutrality Law
Thursday January 25, 2018 @01:17PM Chrome 64 Released With Stronger Popup Blocker, Spectre Mitigations
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @03:30PM Net Neutrality Comment Fraud Will Be Investigated By Government
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @11:00AM Firefox 58 Gets Graphics Speed Boost, Web App Abilities
Monday January 22, 2018 @08:23AM Facebook VP Says Company Won't Use Experts To Fix Fake News Because It is Worried About Criticism
Friday January 19, 2018 @04:12PM Linking Is Not Copyright Infringement, Boing Boing and EFF Tell Court
Friday January 19, 2018 @01:05AM Apple Is Blocking an App That Detects Net Neutrality Violations
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @02:08PM Mozilla Restricts All New Firefox Features To HTTPS Only
Monday January 15, 2018 @04:20PM Mozilla Tests Firefox 'Tab Warming'
Monday January 15, 2018 @10:09AM The Tech Failings of Hawaii's Missile Alert
Thursday January 11, 2018 @01:24PM House Passes Bill To Renew NSA Internet Spying Tool
Thursday January 11, 2018 @12:07PM Top US Government Computers Linked to Revenge-Porn Site
Thursday January 11, 2018 @11:31AM The Invented Language That Found a Second Life Online
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @01:28PM Yelp Accused Of Hiding Positive Reviews For Non-Advertiser
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @03:24PM 'The Web is Not Google, and Should Not be Just Google': Developers Express Concerns About AMP
Friday January 05, 2018 @04:40PM Ex-NSA Hacker Is Building an AI To Find Hate and Far-Right Symbols on Twitter and Facebook
Friday January 05, 2018 @02:12PM What Happens When States Have Their Own Net Neutrality Rules?
Thursday January 04, 2018 @05:26PM Google Blocks Pirate Search Results Prophylactically
Thursday January 04, 2018 @12:45PM Opinion: Chrome is Turning Into the New Internet Explorer 6
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @02:46PM Amazon's YouTube Workaround on Fire TV Works Just Fine
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @01:20PM Windows 10's Edge vs Chrome: We're Faster and Win in Battery Face-off, Says Microsoft
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @05:43AM People Are Using PornHub To Stream 'Hamilton' and 'Zootopia'
Monday January 01, 2018 @10:56AM Germany Starts Enforcing Hate Speech Law
Monday January 01, 2018 @10:53AM Call For Tech Giants To Face Taxes Over Extremist Content
Friday December 29, 2017 @09:59AM Chrome Extension with 100,000 Users Caught Pushing Cryptocurrency Miner
Thursday December 28, 2017 @12:17PM Postcard From Pyongyang: The Airport Now Has Wi-Fi, Sort of
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @09:24PM Web Trackers Exploit Flaw In Browser Login Managers To Steal Usernames
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @01:02PM Piracy Notices Can Mess With Your Thermostat, ISP Warns
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @12:43PM Vietnam Deploys 10,000 Cyber Warriors to Fight 'Wrongful Views'
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @12:59AM Movie Theaters Were Already in Trouble. With Disney's Fox Deal, It's Double
Monday December 25, 2017 @09:22PM China Closes More Than 13,000 Websites in Past Three Years
Monday December 25, 2017 @11:01AM Opera 50 Web Browser Will Offer Anti-Bitcoin Cryptocurrency Mining Feature
Friday December 22, 2017 @12:18PM 'Username or Password is Incorrect' Security Defense is a Weak Practice
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @12:29PM The UK Decides 10 Mbps Broadband Should Be a Legal Right
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @04:56PM Chinese Backdoor Still Active on Many Android Devices
Friday December 15, 2017 @07:12AM Google Is Using Light Beam Tech To Connect Rural India To the Internet
Friday December 15, 2017 @01:44AM Motherboard and VICE Are Building a Community Internet Network
Thursday December 14, 2017 @02:49PM The Trump Administration Just Voted To Repeal the US Government's Net Neutrality Rules
Thursday December 14, 2017 @12:16PM Internet Traffic To Major Tech Firms Mysteriously Rerouted To Russia
Thursday December 14, 2017 @03:33AM FCC's Own Chief Technology Officer Warned About Net Neutrality Repeal
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @04:05PM The Environmental Cost of Internet Porn
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @09:54AM No Matter What Happens With Net Neutrality, an Open Internet Isn't Going Anywhere, Says Former FCC Chairman
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @09:08AM Net Neutrality Protests Move Online, Yet Big Tech Is Quiet
Monday December 11, 2017 @02:41PM Net Neutrality: 'Father Of Internet' Joins Tech Leaders in Condemning Repeal Plan
Thursday December 07, 2017 @02:49PM Google's Mobile Search Results Now Include Videos Of Celebrities Answering Your Questions
Thursday December 07, 2017 @02:02PM Amazon Opens Registration For .BOT Domain Name
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @05:27PM EU Urges Internet Companies To Do More To Remove Extremist Content
Monday December 04, 2017 @04:36PM Vidme To Shut Down On Dec 15th 2017
Monday December 04, 2017 @10:15AM From the Arctic's Melting Ice, an Unexpected Digital Hub
Friday December 01, 2017 @02:13PM Mozilla Revenue Jump Fuels Its Firefox Overhaul Plan
Friday December 01, 2017 @11:36AM Google Will Block Third-Party Software From Injecting Code Into Chrome
Thursday November 30, 2017 @01:22PM Wondering Why Your Internal .dev Web App Has Stopped Working?
Thursday November 30, 2017 @12:43PM Microsoft's Edge Browser Now Generally Available For iOS, Android
Thursday November 30, 2017 @10:11AM New Study Finds That Most Redditors Don't Actually Read the Articles They Vote On
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @02:13PM Amazon Launches Web Browser For Fire TV
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @08:49AM India's Telecom Regulator Backs Net Neutrality
Monday November 27, 2017 @04:07PM Reddit, Twitter, and 200 Others Say Ending Net Neutrality Could Ruin Cyber Monday
Monday November 27, 2017 @12:40PM Yahoo Groups Plagued by Downtime, Technical Issues for Almost a Week
Monday November 27, 2017 @09:14AM YouTube's Search Autofill Surfaced Disturbing Child Sex Results
Monday November 27, 2017 @04:21AM Tim Wu: Why the Courts Will Have to Save Net Neutrality
Friday November 24, 2017 @01:32PM There's Now a Dark Web Version of Wikipedia
Friday November 24, 2017 @10:16AM Thank You, Phish Fans, For Caring About Net Neutrality
Thursday November 23, 2017 @03:56PM Ajit Pai and the FCC Want It To Be Legal for Comcast To Block BitTorrent
Thursday November 23, 2017 @01:59PM Justin Trudeau Is 'Very Concerned' With FCC's Plan to Roll Back Net Neutrality
Thursday November 23, 2017 @10:51AM Firefox Will Warn Users When Visiting Sites That Suffered a Data Breach
Thursday November 23, 2017 @10:09AM Cloudflare Might Be Exploring a Way To Slow Down FCC Chairman Ajit Pai's Home Internet Speeds
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:03PM Net Neutrality Advocates Plan Protests For December 7 at Verizon Stores
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @08:44AM EU Agrees To End Country-Specific Limits For Online Retailers
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @12:49PM To Save Net Neutrality, We Must Build Our Own Internet
Monday November 20, 2017 @11:12AM Stock Music Artists Aren't Always Happy About How Their Music Is Used
Friday November 17, 2017 @03:39PM Tim Berners-Lee on the Future of the Web: 'The System is Failing'
Thursday November 16, 2017 @08:46PM Google Will Stop Letting Sites Use AMP Format To Bait and Switch Readers
Thursday November 16, 2017 @04:34PM Firefox Will Block Navigational Data URIs as Part of an Anti-Phishing Feature
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @12:02PM Forbes '30 Under 30' Conference Website Exposed Attendees' Personal Information
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @01:22PM CompuServe's Forums Are Closing On December 15
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @11:18AM EA's 'Star Wars' PR Disaster Finally Pushed Gamers Into Open Revolt Against Loot Boxes
Monday November 13, 2017 @07:38PM All Major Browsers Now Support WebAssembly
Monday November 13, 2017 @03:11PM Not Every Article Needs a Picture
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @01:11PM Chrome Will Whack Website Bait-and-Switch Tactics
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @07:35AM 'How Chrome Broke the Web'
Monday November 06, 2017 @04:26PM Popular Firefox Bookmark Syncing Add-On Starts Losing... Bookmarks
Monday November 06, 2017 @03:54PM Comcast's Xfinity Internet Service Is Down Across the US [Update]
Friday November 03, 2017 @05:27PM TorMoil Vulnerability Leaks Real IP Address From Tor Browser Users; Security Update Released
Thursday November 02, 2017 @01:48AM The Mobile Internet Is the Internet
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @12:01PM Jimmy Wales' WikiTribune is Already Biased
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @08:55AM HTTP 103 - An HTTP Status Code for Indicating Hints
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @02:23AM Microsoft Engineer Installs Google Chrome During Presentation After Edge Freezes
Monday October 30, 2017 @05:39PM A Surge of Sites and Apps Are Exhausting Your CPU To Mine Cryptocurrency
Monday October 30, 2017 @11:29AM The Meaning of AMP
Monday October 30, 2017 @09:55AM Google Denies Demoting the Pirate Bay In Some Countries
Thursday October 19, 2017 @12:18PM Google Engineers Explore Ways To Stop In-Browser Cryptocurrency Miners in Chrome
Thursday October 19, 2017 @10:40AM EU: No Encryption Backdoors But, Let's Help Each Other Crack That Crypto
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @02:29PM Mozilla To Document Cross-Browser Web Dev Standards with Google, Microsoft, Samsung, and W3C
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @08:47AM Chrome 62 Released With OpenType Variable Fonts, HTTP Warnings In Incognito Mode
Monday October 16, 2017 @02:58PM Google Chrome for Windows Gets Basic Antivirus Features
Thursday October 12, 2017 @03:11PM 'Maybe Wikipedia Readers Shouldn't Need Science Degrees To Digest Articles About Basic Topics'
Thursday October 12, 2017 @01:23PM Hollywood Studios Join Disney To Launch Movies Anywhere Digital Locker Service
Thursday October 12, 2017 @12:01PM Legal Online Gambling Could Return To the US
Thursday October 12, 2017 @11:21AM Equifax Website Hacked Again, this Time To Redirect To Fake Flash Update
Thursday October 12, 2017 @10:04AM How Facebook Outs Sex Workers
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @03:29PM Pirate Bay is Mining Cryptocurrency Again, No Opt Out
Friday October 06, 2017 @04:19PM 'Our Addiction To Links is Making Good Journalism Harder To Read'
Thursday October 05, 2017 @12:15PM Cloudflare Ditches Sites That Use Coinhive Mining "malware"
Thursday October 05, 2017 @11:07AM Microsoft Brings Edge To Android and IOS
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @02:37PM Google Chrome Will Block Tab-Under Behavior
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @09:59AM Google and Facebook Failed Us
Monday October 02, 2017 @04:42PM T-Mobile Won't Stop Claiming Its Network Is Faster Than Verizon's
Monday September 25, 2017 @03:43PM DDoS Attacks Will Now Be 'Something You Only Read About In The History Books', Says Cloudflare CEO
Monday September 25, 2017 @11:53AM Showtime Websites Are Mining Monero With Your CPU, Unclear If Hack Or Experiment
Friday September 22, 2017 @03:38PM Move Over Connected Cows, the Internet of Bees Is Here
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @10:24AM Amazon 'Reviewing' Its Website After It Suggested Bomb-Making Items
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @04:16PM EFF Resigns From Web Consortium In Wake of EME DRM Standardization
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @02:44PM Internet Is Having a Midlife Crisis
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @09:43AM Google Chrome Most Resilient Against Attacks, Researchers Find
Monday September 18, 2017 @03:02PM Chrome To Force Domains Ending With Dev and Foo To HTTPS Via Preloaded HSTS
Monday September 18, 2017 @01:50PM HTML5 DRM Standard Is a Go
Friday September 15, 2017 @04:48PM Credit Karma To Launch Free ID Monitoring Following Equifax Hack
Thursday September 14, 2017 @09:19AM FTP Resources Will Be Marked Not Secure in Chrome Starting Later This Year
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @03:46PM EU Set To Demand Internet Firms Act Faster To Remove Illegal Content
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @06:17PM At Least 1.65 Million Computers Are Mining Cryptocurrency For Hackers So Far This Year
Monday September 11, 2017 @10:43AM I Downloaded an App. Suddenly, I was a Rescue Dispatcher.
Friday September 08, 2017 @03:29PM Apple and Google Fix Browser Bug. Microsoft Does Not.
Thursday September 07, 2017 @02:55PM AskSlashdot: How Do You See Your Life After Firefox 52 ESR?
Thursday September 07, 2017 @11:13AM Google Drive Faces Outage, Users Report [Update]
Thursday September 07, 2017 @09:56AM Speed Report Finds T-Mobile and Xfinity Providing Fastest Mobile and Broadband Internet in US
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:17PM Two-Thirds of Tech Workers Now Use a VPN, Survey Finds
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @10:25AM European Court Rules Companies Must Tell Employees of Email Checks
Monday September 04, 2017 @04:31PM Creator of Opera Says Google Deliberately Undermined His New Vivaldi Web Browser
Thursday August 31, 2017 @03:44PM The FCC Website Lets You Upload Malware Using Its Own Public API Key
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @04:36PM Rural America Is Building Its Own Internet Because No One Else Will
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @10:41AM Publishers Are Making More Video -- Whether You Want It or Not
Monday August 28, 2017 @01:25PM How the NSA Identified Satoshi Nakamoto
Monday August 28, 2017 @11:15AM Google Takes Blame For Internet Disruption Across Japan
Friday August 25, 2017 @04:36PM Germany, in a First, Shuts Down Left-Wing Extremist Website
Friday August 25, 2017 @02:15PM Why We Need To Decentralize The Web
Friday August 25, 2017 @01:31PM Chrome Will Soon Let You Permanently Mute Websites
Thursday August 24, 2017 @05:00PM A User Archived Nearly 2 Million Gigabytes of Porn to Test Amazon's 'Unlimited' Cloud Storage
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @04:04PM Wading Through AccuWeather's Response
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @03:10PM Google Unveils a New, Cheaper Networking Option For Cloud Customers: the Public Internet
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @09:58AM Wal-Mart To Enter Voice-Shopping Market Via Google Platform
Monday August 21, 2017 @02:20PM Cord-Cutting Still Doesn't Beat the Cable Bundle
Monday August 21, 2017 @12:43PM Supreme Court Asked To Nullify the Google Trademark
Monday August 21, 2017 @10:58AM UK.gov To Treat Online Abuse as Seriously as Hate Crime in Real Life
Friday August 18, 2017 @02:30PM Info on 1.8M Chicago Voters Was Publicly Accessible, But Now Removed From Cloud Service
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @06:17PM Cloudflare is the One Tech Company Still Sticking By Neo-Nazi Websites
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @03:09PM No Cash For Hate, Say Mainstream Crowdfunding Firms
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @09:03AM 64-bit Firefox is the New Default on 64-bit Windows
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @06:27AM Mozilla Will Kill Legacy Firefox Add-Ons in Exactly Three Months
Monday August 14, 2017 @09:16PM In Less Than Five Years, 45 Billion Cameras Will Be Watching Us
Monday August 14, 2017 @02:30PM Google Cancels Domain Registration For Neo-Nazi Website Daily Stormer