Slashdot Items Tagged "regulation"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @02:14PM Replacement Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phone Catches Fire on Southwest Plane
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @01:40AM US Regulators Issue Comprehensive Policy On Self-Driving Cars
Monday August 29, 2016 @04:54PM FAA Expects 600,000 Commercial Drones In The Air Within A Year
Thursday August 25, 2016 @05:12PM FCC Proposes 5G Cybersecurity Requirements, Asks For Industry Advice
Monday August 01, 2016 @02:55PM FCC Requires TP-Link To Support Open Source Router Firmware
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @02:41PM UK proposes mandatory age verification for commercial porn sites
Thursday June 30, 2016 @05:07PM US Regulators Investigating Tesla Over Use of 'Autopilot' Mode Linked To Fatal Crash
Thursday June 30, 2016 @01:22AM US Efforts To Regulate Encryption Have Been Flawed, Government Report Finds
Monday June 13, 2016 @10:27AM Walgreens Cuts Ties With Blood-Test Startup Theranos
Thursday June 09, 2016 @03:53PM A Solution To the Security Guidelines Proposed By FCC For Home Routers
Friday May 20, 2016 @11:07PM Scientists Say Nuclear Fuel Pools Pose Safety, Health Risks
Friday May 13, 2016 @12:36PM Linksys WRT Routers Won't Block Open Source Firmware, Despite FCC Rules
Thursday May 05, 2016 @04:10PM FDA To Regulate E-Cigarettes Like Tobacco
Monday March 28, 2016 @09:59AM Zero-Rating Harms Poor People, Public Interest Groups Tell FCC
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:18PM UK Man Faces Prison For Circumventing UK's Pirate Site Blockade
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:53PM D.C. Regulators Approve Exelon's $7 Billion Takeover Of Pepco
Monday March 21, 2016 @08:49AM Australia Promises To Remove Tax On Bitcoin, Support FinTech Innovation
Friday March 18, 2016 @10:13PM FTC Warns Android App Developers About Use of Audio-Tracking Code
Thursday March 17, 2016 @09:57AM FCC Set To Approve Charter, Time Warner Cable Merger
Monday March 14, 2016 @12:56PM Google, Facebook, WhatsApp and Others To Beef Up Encryption
Monday March 14, 2016 @10:33AM China Criticizes Subsidized Ride-Hailing Apps As Anti-Competitive
Monday March 14, 2016 @09:52AM The Case Against Ratifying the Trans Pacific Partnership
Saturday March 12, 2016 @01:29PM TP-Link Blocks Open Source Router Firmware To Comply With FCC Rules
Saturday March 12, 2016 @01:29PM Wi-Fi Hotspot Blocking Persists Despite FCC Crackdown
Friday March 11, 2016 @08:47PM FDA Approves Indego Exoskeleton For Clinical And Personal Use
Friday March 11, 2016 @02:24PM Russian Bitcoin Issuers Will Risk 7 Years In Prison
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @12:02PM Home Depot Will Pay Up To $19.5 Million For Massive 2014 Data Breach
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @04:10PM FTC Demands Info From PCI Auditors On Breached Companies' Compliance
Monday March 07, 2016 @10:26PM Forget "Bottom-up" Reporting of Emissions; Try an Atmospheric Monitoring System
Saturday March 05, 2016 @07:26PM Record-Breaking 11000ft Flight Sparks Criticism In Pilot Community
Friday March 04, 2016 @03:57PM NRC Engineers Urge Shutdown of Nuclear Plants If Design Flaw Not Fixed
Friday March 04, 2016 @12:25PM Drupal Creator Floats an "FDA For Data and Algorithms"
Friday March 04, 2016 @11:37AM Government To Bring Forward Law To Close BBC 'iPlayer Loophole'
Friday March 04, 2016 @09:42AM Google Building a 100kW Transmitter at Spaceport America
Thursday March 03, 2016 @09:38PM CRTC Enforced $25/mo Cable TV Is Now Available To Canadians, But With Caveats
Thursday March 03, 2016 @01:44AM Facebook Hit By German Antitrust Probe Over User Data
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @01:10PM FCC Complaints For the 2016 Primary Debates
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @12:05PM ISIS Supporters Abandon U.S. Encryption Tools As Apple-FBI Fight Rages
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:12PM Google Self-Driving Car Might Have Caused First Crash In Autonomous Mode
Friday February 26, 2016 @08:55PM Former Disney IT Worker's Complaint To Congress: How Can You Allow This?
Friday February 26, 2016 @10:52AM AT&T Sues Louisville Over Google Fiber
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @11:54PM Drones Under 2kg May Be Set Free Under Forthcoming FAA Rules
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @12:38PM FTC Forces Asus To Improve Router Security
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @12:36PM Japan Considers Treating Bitcoin As Conventional Currency
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @08:32PM Facebook Will Still Back Despite Indian Gov't Disdain For Free Basics
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @11:04AM Indoor LTE Wireless: Not To Be Overlooked At Mobile World Congress
Monday February 22, 2016 @12:35PM Israel Thwarts Attempt To Smuggle Commercial Drones Into Gaza
Monday February 22, 2016 @10:18AM US Asks VW For Electric Cars
Monday February 22, 2016 @10:17AM Feds Say There Isn't A Single Safe 'Hoverboard'
Monday February 22, 2016 @09:36AM Pirated App Store Client For iOS Found On Apple's App Store
Thursday February 18, 2016 @05:17PM Authorities Arrest Activists Instead of Those Responsible For CA Gas Leak
Thursday February 18, 2016 @10:23AM TP-Link Begins Lockdown of Firmware In Response To FCC
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @03:41PM Camless Internal Combustion and the Digital Age
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @02:40PM New Energy Efficiency Standards Take Effect This Week In the US
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @03:58AM UK Gov't Launches Public Consultation On Porn-Site Age Checks
Monday February 15, 2016 @05:22PM UK Pilots' Union Calls For Laser Pointers To Be Classed As Offensive Weapons
Monday February 15, 2016 @11:27AM City of Austin Locked In Regulations Battle With Uber, Lyft
Friday February 12, 2016 @11:47AM Austrian Minister Calls For a Constitutional Right To Pay In Cash
Thursday February 11, 2016 @12:15AM France Launches Second Salvo Against Facebook
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @06:38PM FAA Eases Drone Restrictions Around Washington, DC
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @01:29PM Identity Thieves Obtain 100,000 Electronic Filing PINs From IRS System
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @11:45AM NHTSA Gives Green Light To Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @11:45PM French Gov't Gives Facebook 3 Months To Stop Tracking Non-User Browsers
Monday February 08, 2016 @10:08AM India Blocks Facebook's Free Basics Internet Service
Saturday February 06, 2016 @03:58PM Ask Slashdot: Time To Get Into Crypto-currency? If So, Which?
Thursday February 04, 2016 @03:41PM All 12 Member Countries Sign Off On the TPP
Thursday February 04, 2016 @02:50AM Senators Blast Comcast, Other Cable Firms For "Unfair Billing Practices"
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @04:00PM Ethics Panel Endorses Mitochondrial Therapy, But Says Start With Male Embryos
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @06:04PM EU Proposes End of Anonymity For Bitcoin and Prepaid Card Users
Monday February 01, 2016 @02:16PM U.K. Researcher Receives Permission To Edit Genes In Human Embryos
Friday January 29, 2016 @07:48PM Cable Lobby Steams Up Over FCC Set-Top Box Competition Plan
Friday January 29, 2016 @04:12PM T-Mobile's Binge On Violates Net Neutrality, Says Stanford Report
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @09:25AM German Court: "Sharing" Your Amazon Purchases Is Spamming
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @09:22AM US Regulators Find Serious Deficiencies At Theranos Lab
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @09:20AM Uber's Short-lived Helicopter Service In Utah Grounded
Sunday January 24, 2016 @09:52AM Privacy Ombudsman Could Handle EU Complaints About US Surveillance
Sunday January 24, 2016 @12:27AM DOJ and 4 States Want $24 Billion In Fines From Dish Network For Telemarketing
Saturday January 23, 2016 @03:31PM Gambling State Says the Solar Gamble Is Over
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @12:01PM India Telecom Regulator Pooh-Poohs Facebook's Orchestrated Lobbying Campaign
Wednesday January 13, 2016 @12:15AM ATF Puts Up Surveillance Cameras Around Seattle ... To Catch Illegal Grease Dump
Tuesday January 12, 2016 @09:35AM French Conservatives Push Law To Ban Strong Encryption
Sunday January 10, 2016 @10:22AM FTC Fines Software Vendor Over False Data Encryption Claims
Thursday January 07, 2016 @04:58PM Open-Source Firmware For Your Toy Drone
Thursday January 07, 2016 @03:05PM German Carpenter's Testicluar Valve Could Mean An On/Off Switch For Sperm
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:48AM Drone Registration Is FAA's Way of Getting You To Read Their "EULA"
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:37AM Brazil's Biggest City Wants To Charge Fees For Uber Rides
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:36AM CFR China Expert: US Tech Firms Should Worry About Beijing's New Anti-Terror Law
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:28AM Zuckerberg Defends 'Free Basics' App With Comparison To Hospitals, Education
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @12:16PM Drone Ban Extends 30 Miles Around DC, Per FAA
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @09:49AM Reluctance To Go Mobile Inhibiting Innovation In Financial Services
Thursday December 24, 2015 @09:29AM Wyndham Settlement: No Fine, But More Power To the FTC
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @01:09PM Oracle Settles FTC Charges Regarding Deceptive Java Security Updates
Monday December 21, 2015 @02:43PM FAA Admits Names & Addresses In Drone Registry Will Be Publicly Available
Monday December 21, 2015 @02:22PM FAA Drone Rules May Already Be Outlawed By Congress
Thursday December 17, 2015 @06:51PM New WTO Trade Deal Will Exempt IT-Related Products From Import Tariffs
Thursday December 17, 2015 @03:32PM CA DMV Releases Draft Requirements For Autonomous Vehicles On Public Streets
Thursday December 17, 2015 @11:22AM EU Rules Would Ban Kids Under 16 From Social Media
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @12:22PM Seattle Passes First Uber Drivers' Union Into Law
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @09:40AM FAA: Small Drones Must Be Registered By February
Sunday December 13, 2015 @07:22PM Why Governments Lie About Encryption Backdoors
Saturday December 12, 2015 @03:31PM Paris Climate Deal Adopted
Friday December 11, 2015 @07:11PM Dow Chemical and DuPont Plan Huge Merger Followed By a Split
Thursday December 10, 2015 @02:52PM NHTSA Toughens Crash Test Rating Standards
Thursday December 10, 2015 @11:03AM Japan Defends Scientific Value of New Plan To Kill 333 Minke Whales
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @12:38PM First Ever EU Rules On Cybersecurity
Thursday December 03, 2015 @12:06PM 15,000 Hoverboards Seized As Unsafe In United Kingdom
Thursday December 03, 2015 @09:01AM Giant Telescope Project Stalled By Hawaiian Natives
Sunday November 29, 2015 @07:36PM Contractors or Not, Seattle Uber Drivers Might Get Collective Bargaining
Thursday November 26, 2015 @11:54AM Tesla's NOx Problem: Model X Delay Explained?
Thursday November 26, 2015 @11:33AM Pressure From Uber Forces London Taxis To Finally Accept Cards
Thursday November 26, 2015 @09:06AM Google Scours 1.2 Million URLs To Conform With EU's "Right To Be Forgotten" Law
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @10:49AM FDA Signs Off On Genetically Modified Salmon Without Labeling
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @08:57AM Disney IT Workers Prepare To Sue Over Foreign Replacements
Saturday November 21, 2015 @12:54AM FTC Amends Telemarketing Rule To Ban Payment Methods Used By Scammers
Thursday November 19, 2015 @09:32AM Manhattan DA Pressures Google and Apple To Kill Zero Knowledge Encryption
Sunday November 15, 2015 @04:08PM Why Free Services From Telecoms Can Be a Problem On the Internet
Sunday November 15, 2015 @01:25PM FCC Clarifies: It's Legal To Hack Your Router
Friday November 13, 2015 @07:06PM UK May Blacklist Homeopathy
Friday November 13, 2015 @07:05PM Laser Strikes On Aircraft Increasing In Frequency
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @10:18AM In Ireland, All RC and Drones Over 1kg To Be Registered
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @09:21AM The Neuroscientist Who Tested a Brain Implant On Himself
Saturday November 07, 2015 @02:35AM Controversial Company Offers a New Way To Make a Baby
Friday November 06, 2015 @07:47PM New vs. Old: a Comparison of 23andMe's Health Reports and the Raw Data
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @09:12AM FCC Fines Another Large Firm For Blocking WiFi
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @08:56AM EPA Finds More VW Cheating Software, Including In a Porsche
Monday November 02, 2015 @01:58AM US Law Can't Keep Up With Technology -- and Why That's a Good Thing
Saturday October 31, 2015 @08:38PM Amazon Follows Through: Drops Apple TV, Chromecast
Thursday October 29, 2015 @09:03AM $600k Fine Over Data Center Death
Monday October 26, 2015 @12:52PM NY To Probe Broadband Providers Over Internet Speeds
Monday October 26, 2015 @08:38AM Drug Firm Offers $1 Version of $750 Daraprim Pill
Thursday October 22, 2015 @09:39AM Not Just Paris: Community Activists Target Data Centers
Thursday October 22, 2015 @09:05AM Noise Protests Close Paris Data Center
Thursday October 22, 2015 @08:09AM Nurses Use Makerspace To Invent Custom Health Care Solutions
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @10:18AM Why Aren't There Better Cybersecurity Regulations For Medical Devices?
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:29PM Sprint Will Start Throttling Customers Who Exceed 23GB Monthly
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:22PM Getting Over Getting Over Uber: Tim O'Reilly Does the Math
Saturday October 17, 2015 @12:45PM NBC News Reports US Will Require Registration For Consumer Drones
Friday October 16, 2015 @07:19PM House of Representatives Proposal Aims To Regulate Car Privacy
Thursday October 15, 2015 @12:20PM Why Cybersecurity Experts Want Open Source Routers
Thursday October 08, 2015 @02:21PM Scandal Erupts In Unregulated Online World of Fantasy Sports
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @08:17AM EU Court of Justice Declares US-EU Data Transfer Pact Invalid
Sunday October 04, 2015 @04:54AM 'Legacy' London Car Hire Companies Lawyer Up Against Uber
Saturday October 03, 2015 @06:27PM The Decline of 'Big Soda': Is Drinking Soda the New Smoking?
Friday October 02, 2015 @07:17PM Volkswagen Diesel Scandal Logistics Imply Sizable Conspiracy
Thursday October 01, 2015 @01:02PM UK Gamers Can Now Get Their Money Back For Publishers' Broken Promises
Thursday October 01, 2015 @11:30AM Xiaomi Investigated For Using Superlatives In Advertising, Now Illegal In China
Thursday October 01, 2015 @09:57AM Legal Loophole Offers Volkswagen Criminal Immunity
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @11:07AM Rogue Biohacking Is Not a Problem
Saturday September 26, 2015 @05:26PM EPA To Overhaul Emissions Testing In the Wake of VW Cheating
Friday September 25, 2015 @06:51PM Car Industry "Buried Report Showing US Car Safety Flaws Over Fears For TTIP Deal"
Friday September 25, 2015 @06:26PM How the Car Industry Has Hidden Its Software Behind the DMCA
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @01:03PM VW Fiasco Puts Ethics In Engineering Under the Spotlight, CEO Steps Down
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @09:27AM Legislation Requiring Tech Industry To Report Terrorist Activity Dropped
Monday September 21, 2015 @07:33AM UK Man Gets Britain's First-Ever Conviction For Illegal Drone Use
Sunday September 20, 2015 @05:36PM Volkswagen Could Face $18 Billion Fine Over Emission-Cheating Software
Saturday September 19, 2015 @09:31AM UK Researcher Applies For Permission To Edit Embryo Genomes
Friday September 11, 2015 @11:49AM California Overturns Uber's Appeal: Its Drivers Are Employees, Not Contractors
Thursday September 10, 2015 @10:05AM New FCC Rules Could Ban WiFi Router Firmware Modification
Thursday September 10, 2015 @09:38AM Congressional Testimony: A Surprising Consensus On Climate
Saturday August 29, 2015 @02:26PM Germany Wants Facebook To Obey Its Rules About Holocaust Denial
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:43AM "Sensationalized Cruelty": FCC Complaints Regarding Game of Thrones
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:11AM Countries Gaming Carbon Offsets May Have Dramatically Increased Emissions
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @09:21AM Court: FTC Can Punish Companies With Sloppy Cybersecurity
Sunday August 23, 2015 @11:38PM Judge Orders State Dept, FBI To Expand Clinton Email Server Probe
Thursday August 20, 2015 @03:46PM Now Google Must Censor Search Results About "Right To Be Forgotten" Removals
Thursday August 20, 2015 @09:06AM New Rules Say UK Video Bloggers Must Be Clearer About Paid Endorsements
Friday August 14, 2015 @08:35PM New Rules From the FCC Open Up New Access To Wi-Fi
Thursday August 13, 2015 @05:49PM Robotic Lawn Mower Gets Regulatory Approval
Thursday August 13, 2015 @12:57PM The UK's War On Porn: Turning ISPs Into Parents
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @11:34AM Uber Drivers Arrested By Undercover Cops In Hong Kong
Sunday August 09, 2015 @01:41PM Finnish Police: If You See Uber Car, Call 911
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @09:06AM India Blocks Over 800 Adult Websites
Saturday August 01, 2015 @10:33AM ISPs Claim Title II Regulations Don't Apply To the Internet Because "Computers"
Saturday July 25, 2015 @10:34PM EU May Become a Single Digital Market of 500 Million People
Friday July 24, 2015 @10:08PM Uber Faces $410 Million Canadian Class Action Suit
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @09:42AM FTC Accuses LifeLock of False Advertising Again
Monday July 20, 2015 @10:24PM Bitcoin Exempt From VAT Says European Court of Justice
Monday July 20, 2015 @10:03PM UK Pilots Want Lithium Battery Powered Devices In the Cabin
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @11:45AM Hillary Clinton Takes Aim At 'Gig Economy'
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @11:02AM Cell Phone Radiation Emission Tests Assume Use of Belt Clip
Sunday July 12, 2015 @09:36AM FTC Officials Looking Into Apple's Streaming Business Model, Say Sources
Friday July 10, 2015 @04:10PM The Uber Economy Needs a New Category of Worker
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:55AM China's Stock Crash: $3.5 Trillion Wiped Out, $2.6 Trillion Frozen
Friday July 03, 2015 @10:40PM Wired Cautions Would-Be Drone Photogs on the 4th
Monday June 29, 2015 @07:36AM How Uber Takes Over a City
Saturday June 27, 2015 @12:06PM 79% of Airbnb Listings In Barcelona Are Illegal
Friday June 26, 2015 @08:47AM ICANN Seeks Comment On Limiting Anonymized Domain Registration
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @08:53AM Australia Passes Site-Blocking Legislation
Sunday June 21, 2015 @07:12PM Is the End of Government Acceptance of Homeopathy In Sight?
Sunday June 21, 2015 @08:28AM In 6 Months, Australia Bans More Than 240 Games
Sunday June 14, 2015 @07:32PM ISP Breaking Net Neutrality? The FCC's Got a Complaint Form For That
Friday May 29, 2015 @06:12PM Mandriva CEO: Employee Lawsuits Put Us Out of Business
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @09:34AM Charter Strikes $56B Deal For Time Warner Cable
Friday May 22, 2015 @07:55PM California Votes To Ban Microbeads
Thursday May 21, 2015 @10:11AM US Proposes Tighter Export Rules For Computer Security Tools
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @11:56AM FTC Recommends Conditions For Sale of RadioShack Customer Data
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @09:33AM Battle To Regulate Ridesharing Moves Through States
Saturday May 16, 2015 @07:43AM House Science Committee Approves Changes To Space Law
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @08:24AM Philippines Gives Uber Its First Legal Framework To Operate In Asia
Monday May 11, 2015 @04:01AM Australia: Your Digital Games (and Movies!) Could Be About to Jump In Price