Slashdot Items Tagged "internet"

Date / Time Story
Sunday June 17, 2018 @02:41AM Gmail Proves That Some People Hate Smart Suggestions
Sunday June 17, 2018 @02:28AM Diversity At Google Hasn't Changed Much Over the Last Year
Sunday June 17, 2018 @02:17AM Venmo Is Going All In On Mobile Payments
Friday June 15, 2018 @03:28PM Guy Robs Someone At Gunpoint For Domain Name, Gets 20 Years In Jail
Friday June 15, 2018 @03:12PM 17 Backdoored Images Downloaded 5 Million Times Removed From Docker Hub
Friday June 15, 2018 @11:55AM South Africans in Cape Town and Johannesburg Pay Much More For Internet Usage Than New Yorkers
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @03:05PM 'Netflix and Alphabet Will Need To Become ISPs, Fast'
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @02:37PM Turkey Bans Periscope
Tuesday June 12, 2018 @09:04PM Facebook May Ban Bad Businesses From Advertising
Tuesday June 12, 2018 @08:59PM The Internet Is Finally Going To Be Bigger Than TV Worldwide
Tuesday June 12, 2018 @03:24PM Internet Luminaries Urge EU To Kill Off Automated Copyright Filter Proposal
Monday June 11, 2018 @04:33PM Tanzania Orders All Unregistered Bloggers To Take Down Their Sites
Monday June 11, 2018 @12:50PM Next Year, People Will Spend More Time Online Than They Will Watching TV. That's a First.
Sunday June 10, 2018 @05:13PM Digital IDs Needed To End 'Mob Rule' Online, Says UK's Security Minister
Friday June 08, 2018 @11:54PM Facebook Gave Some Developers Access To Users' Friends After Policy Changed
Friday June 08, 2018 @07:03PM Vint Cert Warns IPv4 Users: 'Time To Get With the Program'
Friday June 08, 2018 @04:24PM Senator Makes Amtrak Hire Ticket Agents Because 30 Percent of His State Lacks Internet
Friday June 08, 2018 @01:44PM Copyright Law Could Put End To Net Memes
Friday June 08, 2018 @10:15AM Google's Free Wifi is Becoming a Way of Life in India
Friday June 08, 2018 @09:56AM How E-commerce With Drone Delivery is Taking Flight in China
Thursday June 07, 2018 @04:59PM 'Pirates' Tend To Be the Biggest Buyers of Legal Content, Study Shows
Thursday June 07, 2018 @01:31PM US Says Internet Use Rises as More Low Income People Go Online; Tablets Surpass Desktops In Popularity
Wednesday June 06, 2018 @06:24PM My Line Lets Colombians Call Google Assistant
Wednesday June 06, 2018 @05:02PM Microsoft Adds Post-Quantum Cryptography To an OpenVPN Fork
Tuesday June 05, 2018 @05:43PM Washington Sues Facebook, Google For Failure To Disclose Political Ad Spending
Tuesday June 05, 2018 @05:30PM 70 Long-Lost Japanese Video Games Discovered In a 67GB Folder of ROMs On a Private Forum
Tuesday June 05, 2018 @03:39PM Flight-Sim Maker Threatens Legal Action Over Reddit Posts Discussing DRM
Monday June 04, 2018 @08:44PM Apple Jams Facebook's Web-Tracking Tools
Monday June 04, 2018 @01:57AM Facebook Gave Device Makers Deep Access To Data On Users and Friends
Sunday June 03, 2018 @02:26AM Microsoft Sticks With Controversial 'GVFS' Name Despite Backlash
Sunday June 03, 2018 @01:41AM Snapchat's CEO On Facebook's Long History of Copying His Company's Products
Saturday June 02, 2018 @03:04PM CSS Is Now So Overpowered It Can Deanonymize Facebook Users
Saturday June 02, 2018 @02:56AM German Spy Agency Can Keep Tabs On Internet Hubs, Federal Court Rules
Friday June 01, 2018 @06:14PM YouTube's Top Creators Are Burning Out and Breaking Down En Masse
Friday June 01, 2018 @04:34PM Microsoft Is Talking About Acquiring GitHub, Says Report
Friday June 01, 2018 @12:40PM Facebook Is Killing Off Trending As It Tries To Revamp Newsfeed
Friday June 01, 2018 @01:10AM Ticketfly Temporarily Shuts Down To Investigate 'Cyber Incident'
Friday June 01, 2018 @12:48AM Now Even Russian Lawmakers Want a Piece of Mark Zuckerberg
Thursday May 31, 2018 @08:48PM America's Teens Are Choosing YouTube Over Facebook
Thursday May 31, 2018 @05:26PM AT&T Wants To Settle With FTC To Avoid Unlimited Data Throttling Lawsuit
Thursday May 31, 2018 @09:27AM ProtonMail Launches Free ProtonVPN Service For Macs
Wednesday May 30, 2018 @04:47PM Reddit Surpasses Facebook To Become the Third Most Visited Site in the US: Alexa
Wednesday May 30, 2018 @04:47PM California Senate Votes To Restore Net Neutrality
Wednesday May 30, 2018 @01:20PM Mary Meeker's 2018 Internet Trends Report
Wednesday May 30, 2018 @10:40AM Google Chrome 67 Released for Windows, Mac, and Linux
Tuesday May 29, 2018 @07:02PM Imgur Launches Video
Tuesday May 29, 2018 @05:07PM Canadian Hacker Sentenced To 5 Years For Yahoo Security Breach
Tuesday May 29, 2018 @04:38PM People Are Using Venmo To Spy On Cheating Spouses
Tuesday May 29, 2018 @03:02AM Papua New Guinea Bans Facebook For a Month To Root Out 'Fake Users'
Monday May 28, 2018 @02:33PM Google's Chrome Web Store Spammed With Dodgy 'Pirate' Movie Links
Monday May 28, 2018 @09:22AM India's Hotstar Sets New Benchmark With Streaming Record, Draws Over 10M Concurrent Viewers To a Cricket Match
Friday May 25, 2018 @06:01PM All Major ISPs Have Declined In Customer Satisfaction, Says Study
Friday May 25, 2018 @03:43PM Edge Beats Chrome in Battery Test, Says Microsoft
Thursday May 24, 2018 @08:06PM Facebook Accused of Conducting Mass Surveillance Through Its Apps
Thursday May 24, 2018 @05:03PM Vevo To Shut Down Site, Giving In To YouTube Empire
Thursday May 24, 2018 @04:45PM StumbleUpon Is Shutting Down After 16 Years of Service
Thursday May 24, 2018 @04:32PM YouTube Is Messing With the Order of Videos In Some User Feeds
Tuesday May 22, 2018 @05:23PM Google Launches YouTube Music Service With Creepy AI To Predict Listening Habits
Tuesday May 22, 2018 @04:34PM European Lawmakers Asked Mark Zuckerberg Why They Shouldn't Break Up Facebook
Tuesday May 22, 2018 @02:00PM The Wayback Machine is Deleting Evidence of Malware Sold To Stalkers
Monday May 21, 2018 @11:44PM Trump Ignores 'Inconvenient' Security Rules To Keep Tweeting On His iPhone, Says Report
Monday May 21, 2018 @08:16PM Comcast Website Bug Leaks Xfinity Customer Data
Monday May 21, 2018 @04:56PM FCC is Hurting Consumers To Help Corporations, Mignon Clyburn Says On Exit
Monday May 21, 2018 @04:23PM Tesla Model 3 Falls Short of Consumer Reports Recommendation
Friday May 18, 2018 @03:19PM Alleged Owners of Mugshots.com Have Been Arrested For Extortion
Thursday May 17, 2018 @07:25PM 'Yanny vs. Laurel' Reveals Flaws In How We Listen To Audio
Thursday May 17, 2018 @03:41AM YouTube Unveils New Streaming Service 'YouTube Music,' Rebrands YouTube Red
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @05:24PM Twitter Will Start Hiding Tweets That 'Detract From the Conversation'
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @04:36PM Google Fixes Issue That Broke Millions of Web-Based Games in Chrome
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @04:25PM Google Chrome No Longer Breaks Web Games, But the Fix Won't Last
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @03:53PM Senate Votes To Save Net Neutrality
Tuesday May 15, 2018 @04:55PM YouTube Might Finally Get An Incognito Mode
Tuesday May 15, 2018 @04:11PM Comcast Charges $90 Install Fee At Homes That Already Have Comcast Installed
Tuesday May 15, 2018 @10:03AM The Rise of Free Urban Internet
Monday May 14, 2018 @08:54PM Intel's First 10nm Cannon Lake CPU Sees the Light of Day
Monday May 14, 2018 @08:39PM Facebook Faulted By Judge For 'Troubling Theme' In Privacy Case
Monday May 14, 2018 @06:46PM Slashdot Asks: Which Is Your Favorite Email Client?
Monday May 14, 2018 @05:17PM Encrypted Email Has a Major, Divisive Flaw
Monday May 14, 2018 @05:07PM Researchers Reportedly Exposed Facebook Quiz Data On 3 Million Users
Monday May 14, 2018 @02:41PM Chrome Tests Picture-in-Picture API To Show Floating Video Popups Outside the Browser
Monday May 14, 2018 @01:29PM Top-Level Domain .App Is Now Open For General Registration
Monday May 14, 2018 @10:00AM Wi-Fi Alliance's Wi-Fi EasyMesh Certification Aims To Standardize Mesh Networks
Sunday May 13, 2018 @04:30AM Last Stop For Wikipedia's Feuding Editors -- Online High Court
Friday May 11, 2018 @10:12PM Russian Fake News Ecosystem Targets Syrian Human Rights Workers
Friday May 11, 2018 @04:23PM YouTube Rolls Out New Tools To Help You Stop Watching
Thursday May 10, 2018 @10:34AM FCC Says Net Neutrality Rules Will End On June 11
Wednesday May 09, 2018 @04:58PM Jay-Z's Tidal Accused of Faking Kanye West, Beyonce Streaming Numbers
Wednesday May 09, 2018 @04:15PM In Blocking Autoplay Videos, Chrome Is Breaking Many Web-Based Games
Wednesday May 09, 2018 @03:32PM Firefox Moves Browsers Into Post-Password Future With WebAuthn Tech
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @04:23PM Gmail's 'Smart Compose' Feature Will Write Emails For You
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @01:17AM Nintendo Switch Online Service Will Launch With 20 NES Games, Cloud Saves, More
Monday May 07, 2018 @06:19PM Google Will Ban Bail-Bond Ads
Sunday May 06, 2018 @02:06PM Facebook Survey Suggests Continuing US Loyalty After Cambridge Analytica Data Scandal
Saturday May 05, 2018 @06:32PM If Fortnite Were a Website, It Would Rival Reddit and Amazon
Saturday May 05, 2018 @06:13PM Placing Election Ads On Google Will Require a Government ID
Saturday May 05, 2018 @05:33PM Telegram's Billion-Dollar ICO Has Become a Mess
Friday May 04, 2018 @04:46PM 'Follow-Up To Vine' Gets Delayed For 'Indefinite Amount of Time'
Friday May 04, 2018 @12:36PM Cyberattack Crashes Tennessee County's Website on Election Night
Thursday May 03, 2018 @06:45PM Google Says Chrome Blocks 'About Half' of Unwanted Autoplays
Thursday May 03, 2018 @04:17PM Twitter Says Glitch Exposed 'Substantial' Number of Users' Passwords In Plain Text
Thursday May 03, 2018 @01:03PM Facebook May Have Secret Plans To Build a Satellite-Based Internet
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @11:33AM Facebook's Free Walled-Garden Internet Program Ended Quietly in Myanmar, Several Other Places Last Year
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @01:50AM Scammers Are Using Google Maps To Skirt Link-Shortener Crackdown, Redirect Users To Dodgy Websites
Tuesday May 01, 2018 @05:06PM Some YouTube Stars Are Being Paid To Sell Academic Cheating
Tuesday May 01, 2018 @04:35PM Amazon Tells Signal's Creators To Stop Using Anti-Censorship Tool
Tuesday May 01, 2018 @12:41PM Facebook Unveils Privacy Tool 'Clear History'
Tuesday May 01, 2018 @10:48AM Starting Today, Google Chrome Will Show Warnings for Non-Logged SSL Certificates
Monday April 30, 2018 @08:27PM YouTube Is Removing Some Nootropics Channels
Monday April 30, 2018 @06:43PM Amazon Web Services Starts Blocking Domain-Fronting
Monday April 30, 2018 @04:47PM Senate Democrats Plan To Force Vote On Net Neutrality
Monday April 30, 2018 @03:40PM Comcast Won't Give New Speed Boost To Internet Users Who Don't Buy TV Service
Monday April 30, 2018 @03:05PM On This Day 25 Years Ago, the Web Became Public Domain
Monday April 30, 2018 @02:24PM 'Red Alert' Protest For Net Neutrality Starts May 9
Sunday April 29, 2018 @11:51AM Man Sues Nation For Allegedly Seizing France.com, a Domain He Has Owned For Over 20 Years
Friday April 27, 2018 @10:38PM 100 US Mayors Sign Pledge To Defend Net Neutrality Against Crooked ISPs
Friday April 27, 2018 @09:15PM Will GDPR Kill WHOIS?
Friday April 27, 2018 @12:51PM US Keeps China, Puts Canada on IP Priority Watch List
Friday April 27, 2018 @01:10AM PSA: Amazon Will Increase Price of Prime To $119
Thursday April 26, 2018 @07:52PM Parents Can Now Limit YouTube Kids To Human-Reviewed Channels and Recommendations
Thursday April 26, 2018 @07:30PM Genealogy Websites Were Key To Big Break In Golden State Killer Case
Thursday April 26, 2018 @07:11PM Cord Cutting Caused By 74 Percent TV Price Hikes Since 2000, Says Report
Thursday April 26, 2018 @06:54PM Apple Discontinues Its AirPort Router Line
Thursday April 26, 2018 @04:37PM Facebook Inches Toward More Transparency and Accountability
Thursday April 26, 2018 @03:46PM Ski Lift In Austria Left Control Panel Open On the Internet
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @10:35PM A Well-Known Expert On Student Loans Is Not Real
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @05:42PM Slashdot Asks: How Do You Like the New Gmail UI?
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @05:24PM ESA Releases Largest Star Map Ever Online
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @05:00PM Medicare To Require Hospitals To Post Prices Online
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @02:47PM North Korea Linked To Global Hacking Operation Against Critical Infrastructure, Telecoms
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @12:02PM Europol Shuts Down World's Largest DDoS-for-Hire Service
Tuesday April 24, 2018 @10:49PM Instagram Launches 'Data Download' Tool To Let You Leave
Tuesday April 24, 2018 @05:48PM WhatsApp Raises Minimum Age In Europe To 16 Ahead of Data Law Change
Tuesday April 24, 2018 @04:23PM More Than 1 Million Kids Had Their Identities Stolen in 2017
Tuesday April 24, 2018 @02:31PM Facebook Has Hosted Stolen Identities and Social Security Numbers for Years
Monday April 23, 2018 @07:21PM Chinese Tech Companies Post Men-Only Job Listings, Report Finds
Monday April 23, 2018 @07:00PM YouTube Says Computers Helped It Pull Down Millions of Objectionable Videos Last Quarter
Monday April 23, 2018 @05:00PM Mosaic, the First HTML Browser That Could Display Images Alongside Text, Turns 25
Monday April 23, 2018 @04:36PM Facebook Sued Over Fake Ads
Sunday April 22, 2018 @02:58PM Net Neutrality Is Over Monday, But Experts Say ISPs Will Wait To Screw Us
Sunday April 22, 2018 @02:28PM Who Has More of Your Personal Data Than Facebook? Try Google
Sunday April 22, 2018 @02:10PM 'Drupalgeddon2' Touches Off Arms Race To Mass-Exploit Powerful Web Servers
Sunday April 22, 2018 @02:49AM Pornhub Hasn't Been Actively Enforcing Its Deepfake Ban
Saturday April 21, 2018 @03:55PM Former Reddit Executive Sees 'No Hope' For Reddit
Saturday April 21, 2018 @01:41PM Lycos Finally Discontinues Its Free Email Service
Friday April 20, 2018 @04:35PM Facebook Starts Its Facial Recognition Push To Europeans
Friday April 20, 2018 @12:51PM The 'Terms and Conditions' Reckoning Is Coming
Thursday April 19, 2018 @07:13PM Cloudflare: FOSTA Was a 'Very Bad Bill' That's Left the Internet's Infrastructure Hanging
Thursday April 19, 2018 @04:59PM LinkedIn's AutoFill Plugin Could Leak user Data, Secret Fix Failed
Thursday April 19, 2018 @04:41PM German Supreme Court Rules Ad Blockers Legal
Thursday April 19, 2018 @11:21AM 4.9% of Websites Use Flash, Down From 28.5% in 2011
Thursday April 19, 2018 @12:43AM Facebook To Put 1.5 Billion Users Out of Reach of New EU Privacy Law
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @07:48PM 'Login With Facebook' Data Hijacked By JavaScript Trackers
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @07:38PM Google Is Shuttering Domain Fronting, Creating a Big Problem For Anti-Censorship Tools
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @09:56AM Russia Admits To Blocking Millions of IP Addresses
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @12:10AM Chrome 66 Arrives With Autoplaying Content Blocked By Default
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @05:57PM Facebook Admits To Tracking Users, Non-Users Off-Site
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @05:14PM Online Tax Filers Will Get Extension After IRS Payment Website Outage
Monday April 16, 2018 @08:54PM Supreme Court Set To Hear Landmark Online Sales Tax Case
Monday April 16, 2018 @08:36PM 19-Year-Old Archivist Charged For Downloading Freedom-of-Information Releases
Monday April 16, 2018 @08:00PM MPAA Silently Shut Down Its Legal Movies Search Engine
Monday April 16, 2018 @06:58PM Comcast Is Bundling Netflix Into Cable Packages
Monday April 16, 2018 @05:14PM New Child Protection Nonprofit Strikes Back At Sex-Negative Approach of FOSTA-SESTA
Monday April 16, 2018 @04:37PM California Bill Would Restore, Strengthen Net Neutrality Protections
Saturday April 14, 2018 @04:10PM 'An Apology for the Internet -- from the People Who Built It'
Friday April 13, 2018 @07:32PM YouTube Is Littered With Mass-Produced Videos Made By Automated Bots
Friday April 13, 2018 @10:42AM Google Chrome To Boost User Privacy by Improving Cookies Handling Procedure
Thursday April 12, 2018 @07:31PM Nearly 1 In 10 Americans Have Deleted Their Facebook Account Over Privacy Concerns, Survey Claims
Thursday April 12, 2018 @04:50PM Firefox 11.0 For iOS Arrives With Tracking Protection On By Default
Thursday April 12, 2018 @02:09AM Reddit Continues To Protect Racist Language In Favor of Free Speech
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @05:01PM The Personality Traits That Put You At Risk For Smartphone Addiction
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @12:50AM Zuckerberg: Facebook Doesn't Use Your Mic For Ad Targeting
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @07:54PM Facebook Data Collected By Quiz App Included Private Messages
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @05:56PM Zuckerberg Testimony: Facebook AI Will Curb Hate Speech In 5 To 10 Years
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @04:56PM Democratic Senators Propose 'Privacy Bill of Rights' To Prevent Websites From Sharing Or Selling Sensitive Info Without Opt-In Consent
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @04:36PM Twitter Says It Will Comply With Honest Ads Act To Combat Russia Social Media Meddling
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @02:08PM Firefox Follows Chrome and Blocks the Loading of Most FTP Resources
Monday April 09, 2018 @11:17PM Oregon Becomes Second State To Pass a Net Neutrality Law
Monday April 09, 2018 @10:21PM Backpage Founders Charged With Money Laundering, Aiding Prostitution
Monday April 09, 2018 @06:41PM How Much VR User Data Is Oculus Giving To Facebook?
Monday April 09, 2018 @06:21PM China Removes Four News Apps From Smartphone Stores To Tighten Control
Monday April 09, 2018 @04:39PM 'Erotic Review' Blocks US Internet Users To Prepare For Government Crackdown
Monday April 09, 2018 @04:18PM Steve Wozniak Drops Facebook: 'The Profits Are All Based On the User's Info'
Monday April 09, 2018 @12:49PM A Broken Undersea Cable Knocked Mauritania Offline For Two Days, Affected Another Five Nations
Sunday April 08, 2018 @08:00PM Electronics Surplus Shop 'WeirdStuff Warehouse' Is Closing
Sunday April 08, 2018 @07:44PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Stream/Capture Video?
Sunday April 08, 2018 @07:36PM Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower Says Data From 87 Million Users Could Be Stored In Russia
Saturday April 07, 2018 @08:52PM Tim Cook Says Ads That Follow You Online Are 'Creepy'
Saturday April 07, 2018 @08:24PM Berkeley Offers Its Data Science Course Online For Free
Friday April 06, 2018 @06:37PM Twitter Bans 270,000 Accounts For 'Promoting Terrorism'
Friday April 06, 2018 @05:30PM Google Seeks To Limit 'Right To Be Forgotten' By Claiming It's Journalistic
Friday April 06, 2018 @05:21PM Comcast, AT&T, Verizon Pose a Greater Surveillance Risk Than Facebook
Friday April 06, 2018 @04:55PM FBI Seizes Backpage.com, a Site Criticized For Sex-Related Ads
Thursday April 05, 2018 @02:07PM Online Gaming Could Be Stalled by Net Neutrality Repeal, ESA Tells Court
Thursday April 05, 2018 @12:20AM 1.1.1.1: Cloudflare's New DNS Attracting 'Gigabits Per Second' of Rubbish
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @06:33PM One of Estonia's First 'e-Residents' Explains What It Means To Have Digital Citizenship
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @04:45PM Facebook's Privacy Fixes Have Broken Tinder
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @04:28PM Ask Slashdot: What Does Your Data Mean To Google?
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @04:09PM CenturyLink Fights Billing-Fraud Lawsuit By Claiming That It Has No Customers
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @11:54PM YouTube Shooter 'Nasim Aghdam' Reportedly Had Website With Manifesto That Targeted YouTube For Censorship, Demonetization
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @06:50PM Facebook CEO Says Not Planning To Extend European Privacy Law Globally