Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

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Tuesday January 17, 2017 @07:05PM US Antitrust Agency Sues Qualcomm Over Patent Licensing
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @04:38PM President Obama Commutes Chelsea Manning's Sentence
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @02:07PM Uber Sues City of Seattle To Block Landmark Driver Union Ordinance
Monday January 16, 2017 @04:31PM AT&T Denies Refunds For DirecTV Now Customers, Despite the Service's Performance Issues
Monday January 16, 2017 @03:44PM China, Europe Drive Shift To Electric Cars as US Lags
Monday January 16, 2017 @09:51AM Flying Car Prototype Ready By End of 2017, Says Airbus CEO
Monday January 16, 2017 @09:35AM China Orders App Stores To Join Register
Sunday January 15, 2017 @01:35PM Driverless Electric Shuttle Deployed In Downtown Las Vegas
Saturday January 14, 2017 @03:56PM California's Bullet Train Hurtles Towards a Multibillion-Dollar Overrun
Saturday January 14, 2017 @03:38AM Petition With Over 1 Million Signatures Urges President Obama To Pardon Snowden
Friday January 13, 2017 @05:50PM Millennials Earn 20 Percent Less Than Boomers Did At Same Stage of Life
Friday January 13, 2017 @04:34PM SpaceX Accident Cost it Hundreds of Millions
Friday January 13, 2017 @04:28PM Congress Will Consider Proposal To Raise H-1B Minimum Wage To $100,000
Friday January 13, 2017 @01:36PM Virginia 'Broadband Deployment Act' Would Kill Municipal Broadband Deployment
Friday January 13, 2017 @12:05AM Nintendo Switch Will Launch On March 3rd For $299, Won't Feature Region-Locking Software
Thursday January 12, 2017 @09:27PM US Puts Bumblebee On the Endangered Species List For First Time
Thursday January 12, 2017 @05:31PM Rural Americans At Higher Risk From Five Leading Causes of Death: CDC
Thursday January 12, 2017 @05:19PM Tesla To Power Gigafactory With World's Largest Solar Rooftop Installation
Thursday January 12, 2017 @05:06PM Switzerland Agrees To Its Own New Data Sharing Pact With the US
Thursday January 12, 2017 @03:46PM Fingerprinting Methods Identify Users Across Different Browsers On the Same PC
Thursday January 12, 2017 @03:42PM Arizona Plans To Sue Theranos Over Faulty Blood Tests
Thursday January 12, 2017 @03:06PM Obama Changed Rules Regarding Raw Intelligence, Allowing NSA To Share Raw Data With US's Other 16 Intelligence Agencies
Thursday January 12, 2017 @02:48PM US EPA Accuses Fiat Chrysler of Excess Diesel Emissions
Thursday January 12, 2017 @02:31PM Amazon To Add 100,000 Full-Time US Jobs in Next 18 Months
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @05:51PM SpaceX Details Its Plans For Landing Three Falcon Heavy Boosters At Once
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:19PM Comcast Remains America's Most-Hated Company, Survey Finds
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @03:31PM JetBlue Giving All Passengers Free In-Flight 'Fly-Fi' High-Speed Wi-Fi
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @02:20PM Samsung Says Over 96% of Galaxy Note7 Phones Returned To Date
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @06:08PM Why You Shouldn't Trust Geek Squad
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @03:11PM Apple Patent Paves Way For iPhone With Full-Face Display, HUD Windows
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @02:51PM Volkswagen Closes In on $4.3 Billion US Settlement in Diesel Scandal
Monday January 09, 2017 @05:11PM 2016 Was Second Hottest Year For US In More Than 120 Years of Record Keeping
Monday January 09, 2017 @04:41PM US Military Seeks Biodegradable Bullets That Sprout Plants
Monday January 09, 2017 @04:26PM FBI Arrests Volkswagen Executive On Charges Related To Dieselgate
Monday January 09, 2017 @03:34PM Apple Plans 'High-Tech Manufacturing' of Data-Center Gear in Arizona
Monday January 09, 2017 @02:15PM Supreme Court Will Not Examine Tech Industry Legal Shield
Sunday January 08, 2017 @09:22PM What's Happening As The University of California Tries To Outsource IT Jobs To India
Saturday January 07, 2017 @05:34PM FBI Releases (Redacted) Documents About The San Bernardino iPhone Case
Saturday January 07, 2017 @02:45AM US Government Offers $25,000 Prize For Inventing A Way To Secure IoT Devices
Saturday January 07, 2017 @12:49AM How A Massive India Call Center Swindled 15,000 Americans
Friday January 06, 2017 @04:54PM US Releases Declassified Report On Russian Hacking, Concludes That Putin 'Developed a Clear Preference' For Trump
Friday January 06, 2017 @03:16PM T-Mobile Eliminates Cheaper Postpaid Plans, Sells 'Unlimited Data' Only
Friday January 06, 2017 @10:22AM Apple Cuts Tim Cook's Pay After 2016 Performance Falls Short
Friday January 06, 2017 @03:56AM Chicago Electronics Recycler Faked Tear-Downs, Sent Hazardous Waste To Overseas Landfills
Thursday January 05, 2017 @08:41PM White House Releases Strategy To Defend Against Killer Asteroids
Thursday January 05, 2017 @05:04PM Obama Administration Releases Searchable Archive of Social Media Posts
Thursday January 05, 2017 @03:42PM FTC Takes D-Link To Court Citing Lax Product Security, Privacy Perils
Thursday January 05, 2017 @12:31PM Verizon Executive Says Company Unsure About Yahoo Deal
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @08:43PM Department of Labor Sues Google Over Compensation Data
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @05:24PM Tesla Gigafactory Begins Production
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @02:09PM Zuckerberg Could Run Facebook While Serving in Government Forever
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @10:59AM New California Law Finally Makes Ransomware Illegal
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @10:36AM AT&T Plans 5G Network Trial for DirecTV Customers
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @05:15PM Ford: We're Canceling $1.6 Billion Mexico Facility, Investing In Electric and US Plant
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @08:56AM 3,000 Ride-Sharing Cars Could Replace Every Cab in New York City, MIT Study Says
Monday January 02, 2017 @03:08PM Legal Sparring Continues in Bitcoin User's Battle with IRS Tax Sweep
Saturday December 31, 2016 @10:33AM Washington Post Retracts Story About Russian Hackers Penetrating US Electricity Grid
Friday December 30, 2016 @09:37PM Russian Hackers Penetrated The US Electricity Grid, Say Officials
Friday December 30, 2016 @09:04AM Seattle Region Home To 10 of Nation's 30 Most Competitive Neighborhoods For House Hunters
Thursday December 29, 2016 @10:23PM FBI and Homeland Security Detail Russian Hacking Campaign In New Report
Thursday December 29, 2016 @04:11PM Republicans Propose Bill To Impose Fines For Live-Streaming From House Floor
Thursday December 29, 2016 @12:52PM US Announces Response To Russian Election Hacking [Update]
Thursday December 29, 2016 @10:13AM 8,000 New US Jobs? Trump Takes Credit For Sprint, Startup Decisions
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @08:18PM Florida Senator: No Permit Needed For Driverless Cars In Florida
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @07:19AM Chinese Traders Charged With Insider Trading on Hacked Information
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @06:56PM Amazon Patents System To Defend Drones Against Hackers, Jammers and Arrows
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @03:36PM Panasonic To Invest Over $256 Million In Tesla's US Plant For Solar Cells
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @02:58PM T-Mobile Is Killing the Remaining Galaxy Note7 Units Today
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @09:42AM The US Government is Loaning Millions of Dollars To Jumpstart Urban Farming
Saturday December 24, 2016 @11:49AM US Congressional Committee Concludes Encryption Backdoors Won't Work
Friday December 23, 2016 @11:24PM GamerGate Critic Brianna Wu To Run For Congress
Friday December 23, 2016 @04:38PM US Government Begins Asking Foreign Travelers About Social Media
Friday December 23, 2016 @02:55PM FBI Probes FDIC Hack Linked To China's Military: Reuters
Friday December 23, 2016 @01:10PM IBM On Track To Get More Than 7,000 US Patents In 2016
Friday December 23, 2016 @08:44AM US Government Targets Pirate Bay and Other 'Piracy Havens'
Friday December 23, 2016 @02:55AM Leaked Files Reveal Scope of Cellebrite's Smartphone-Cracking Technology
Thursday December 22, 2016 @03:40PM Congressional Report Claims Snowden In 'Contact With Russian Intelligence'
Thursday December 22, 2016 @09:04AM After Insisting For Years That Facebook Is Not a Media Company, Zuckerberg Says Just Not a 'Traditional' One
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @04:36PM Yahoo Email Scan Shows US Spy Push To Recast Constitutional Privacy
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @04:10PM A Ham Radio Software Company Has Been Blacklisting Users For Leaving Negative Reviews
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @03:50PM Obama Blocks Offshore Drilling In Atlantic, Arctic Areas
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @10:33AM Google Employee Sues For $3.8 Billion Over Confidentiality Policies
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @09:51AM Microsoft Wins $927 Million Pentagon Contract To Provide Technical Support
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @09:37AM Samsung Note 7 User Base Still Larger Than LG V20, OnePlus 3T Combined
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @12:26AM White House: US Needs a Stronger Social Safety Net To Help Workers Displaced by Robots
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @05:52PM US Fails To Renegotiate Arms Control Rule For Hacking Tools
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @02:38PM Twitter Will Hand Over Data On the User Who Sent a Seizure-Inducing Tweet To a Journalist
Monday December 19, 2016 @08:04PM Solar Is Top Source of New Capacity On the US Grid In 2016
Monday December 19, 2016 @06:49PM Electoral College Elects Donald Trump As President
Monday December 19, 2016 @02:51PM IBM Employees Protest Cooperation With Donald Trump
Monday December 19, 2016 @02:22PM House Committee Urges Congress To Pass Stingray Surveillance Legislation
Sunday December 18, 2016 @09:15PM A Century of Surveillance: An Interactive Timeline Of FBI Investigations
Sunday December 18, 2016 @04:43PM The FBI Is Arresting People Who Rent DDoS Botnets
Sunday December 18, 2016 @12:43AM Are Psychiatric Medications Hurting More Patients Than They Help?
Sunday December 18, 2016 @12:06AM US Scientists Scramble To Protect Research On Climate Change
Saturday December 17, 2016 @11:23PM EFF Begins Investigating Surveillance Technology Rumors At Standing Rock
Saturday December 17, 2016 @12:26PM China Says It Will Return the Underwater Drone It Seized From the US
Saturday December 17, 2016 @12:43AM U.S. Proposes Car-To-Car Data Sharing Standards
Friday December 16, 2016 @10:19PM President Obama Threatens Retaliatory Actions Against Russia Over Hacks
Friday December 16, 2016 @03:38PM YouTube Bans North Korea's State-Owned TV Channel
Friday December 16, 2016 @03:30PM Pentagon: Chinese Ship Captures US Underwater Drone Fom Sea
Friday December 16, 2016 @03:25PM Election Assistance Commission Hacked Using SQL Injection
Thursday December 15, 2016 @05:13PM GM Expands Testing, Production of Self-Driving Cars In Michigan
Thursday December 15, 2016 @04:38PM White House Supports Claim Putin Directed US Election Hack
Thursday December 15, 2016 @01:53PM Facebook Is Clamping Down On Fake News, Partners With Fact Checkers To Flag Stories
Thursday December 15, 2016 @01:11PM Verizon Explores Lower Price or Even Exit From Yahoo Deal
Thursday December 15, 2016 @07:37AM Donald Trump To Tech Leaders: 'No Formal Chain Of Command' Here
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @08:26PM Twitter Cut Out of Trump Tech Meeting Over Failed Emoji Deal, Says Report
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @04:56PM Most Businesses Pay Ransomware Demands, IBM Finds
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @11:05AM Amazon Delivered Its First Customer Package By Drone
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @10:49AM California To Adopt First US Energy-Saving Rules For Computers
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @10:22AM Elon Musk and Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Will Advise Trump On Business Issues
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @09:46PM UK 4G Coverage Worse Than In Romania and Peru, Watchdog Finds
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @09:33PM First Offshore Wind Farm In US Waters Delivers Power To Rhode Island
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @09:14PM IBM Promises To Hire 25,000 Americans As Tech Executives Set To Meet Trump
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @03:58PM Bill Gates: Trump's Messaging Strategy Reminds Me of JFK
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @03:29PM Feds Unveil Rule Requiring Cars To 'Talk' To Each Other
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @01:48PM Energy Department Refuses To Give Trump Team Names of People Who Worked On Climate Change
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @11:35AM Why China Can't Lure Tech Talent
Monday December 12, 2016 @07:31PM Google, Cuba Sign Deal Allowing Faster Access To Company's Data
Monday December 12, 2016 @02:01PM American Express Will Give All Parents 20 Weeks Of Paid Leave
Friday December 09, 2016 @10:15PM The DEA Has Been Secretly Paying Transport Employees To Search Travelers' Bags
Friday December 09, 2016 @09:10PM US Think Tank Wants To Regulate The Design of IoT Devices For Security Purposes
Friday December 09, 2016 @08:31PM Inside the NYPD's Attempt To Build Community Trust Through Twitter
Friday December 09, 2016 @04:37PM Radiation From Fukushima Disaster Reaches Oregon Coast
Friday December 09, 2016 @03:39PM DHS Tried To Breach Our Firewall, Says Georgia's Secretary of State
Friday December 09, 2016 @01:37PM Verizon Says It Will Not Push Samsung's Update That Disables Galaxy Note7 Because Of User Inconvenience
Friday December 09, 2016 @12:03PM President Obama Orders Review of Cyber Attacks On 2016 Election
Friday December 09, 2016 @09:38AM White House Voices Concerns About China Cyber Law
Thursday December 08, 2016 @08:23PM Samsung May Permanently Disable Galaxy Note 7 Phones In The US As Soon As Next Week
Thursday December 08, 2016 @05:46PM US Presidential Election Was Most 'Talked About' Topic In 2016, Says Facebook
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:15PM John Glenn, First American To Orbit The Earth, Dies At 95
Thursday December 08, 2016 @03:42PM US Life Expectancy Declines For the First Time Since 1993
Thursday December 08, 2016 @03:01PM Every US Taxpayer Has Effectively Paid Apple At Least $6 in Recent Years
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @10:08PM Cesarean Births Could Be Affecting Human Evolution, Study Says
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @04:41PM NSA, GCHQ Have Been Intercepting In-Flight Mobile Calls For Years
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @09:00AM Bitcoin Could Rise By 165% To $2,000 in 2017 Driven by Trump's 'Spending Binge' and Dollar Rally
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @09:58AM Supreme Court Considers When US Patent Violations Are 'Induced' Abroad
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @09:19AM China Chases Silicon Valley Talent Who Are Worried About Trump Presidency
Monday December 05, 2016 @05:59PM California State Senator Introduces Bill That Would Mandate Reporting of 'Superbug' Infections, Deaths
Monday December 05, 2016 @03:44PM Millions In US Still Living Life In Internet Slow Lane
Sunday December 04, 2016 @04:31PM 70 Laptops Got Left Behind At An Airport Security Checkpoint In One Month
Sunday December 04, 2016 @01:31PM Sysadmin Gets Two Years In Prison For Sabotaging ISP
Sunday December 04, 2016 @12:49PM Virginia Police Spent $500K For An Ineffective Cellphone Surveillance System
Saturday December 03, 2016 @05:57PM The US Government Funds A War On Online Fake News
Saturday December 03, 2016 @02:46AM It Will Soon Be Illegal To Punish US Customers Who Criticize Businesses Online
Friday December 02, 2016 @08:21PM Of 8 Tech Companies, Only Twitter Says It Would Refuse To Help Build Muslim Registry For Trump
Friday December 02, 2016 @02:52PM FCC Calls Out AT&T, Verizon For 'Zero Rating' Their Own Video Apps
Friday December 02, 2016 @01:37PM Facebook Commits Millions to Help Silicon Valley's Have-Nots
Friday December 02, 2016 @08:59AM US Economy Added 178,000 Jobs in November; Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.6 Percent
Thursday December 01, 2016 @06:21PM International Authorities Take Down Massive 'Avalanche' Botnet, Sinkhole Over 800,000 Domains
Thursday December 01, 2016 @04:11PM Destructive Hacks Strike Saudi Arabia, Posing Challenge to Trump
Thursday December 01, 2016 @03:34PM Bitcoin Exchange Ordered To Give IRS Years of Data On Millions of Users
Thursday December 01, 2016 @12:15PM Mozilla Puts New Money To Use Fighting For 'Internet Health'
Thursday December 01, 2016 @01:44AM FDA Approves Large Clinical Trial For Ecstasy As Relief For PTSD Patients
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:28PM Reddit To Crack Down On Abuse By Punishing Hundreds of 'Toxic Users'
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @02:35PM FBI To Gain Expanded Hacking Powers as Senate Effort To Block Fails
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @01:56PM Trump Will Get Power To Send Unblockable Mass Text Messages To All Americans
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @07:38PM San Francisco's 58-Story Millennium Tower Seen Sinking From Space
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @05:42PM Muni System Hacker Hit Others By Scanning For Year-Old Java Vulnerability
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @04:27PM It Will Soon Be Illegal To Punish Customers Who Criticize Businesses Online
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @01:55PM The Internet Archive Is Building a Canadian Copy To Protect Itself From Trump
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @10:08AM Russia Falls Behind In Annual Space Launches For First Time Ever
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @09:17AM This Cyber Monday Was the Biggest Online Shopping Day, Ever
Monday November 28, 2016 @04:24PM EU's Law Enforcement Agency Closes 4,500 Websites Peddling Fake Brands
Monday November 28, 2016 @04:14PM EPA Increases Amount of Renewable Fuel To Be Blended Into Gasoline
Monday November 28, 2016 @03:51PM 'DroneGun' Can Take Down Aircraft From Over 1.2 Miles Away
Sunday November 27, 2016 @07:53PM Online Pranksters Mock Trump's $149 Christmas Ornament, Rename Trump Tower on Google Maps
Sunday November 27, 2016 @04:33PM Self-Driving Trucks Begin Real-World Tests on Ohio's Highways
Sunday November 27, 2016 @01:19PM Ransomware Compromises San Francisco's Mass Transit System
Saturday November 26, 2016 @11:34PM Will Trump Protect America's IT Workers From H-1B Visa Abuses?
Saturday November 26, 2016 @12:49AM Lawrence Lessig Calls For The Electoral College to Choose Clinton Over Trump
Friday November 25, 2016 @08:24PM Russian Propaganda Effort Helped Spread 'Fake News' During Election, Experts Say
Friday November 25, 2016 @06:36PM An Underground Ice Deposit On Mars Is Bigger Than New Mexico
Friday November 25, 2016 @06:10PM Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn Had 'Forbidden' Internet Connection At the Pentagon, Says Report
Friday November 25, 2016 @02:03PM Green Party Calls For Recount, Wants To Push For Open-Source Voting Machines
Friday November 25, 2016 @01:30PM Edward Snowden Loses Norway Safe Passage Case
Thursday November 24, 2016 @12:08PM Russian Hacker Conspiracy Theory is Weak, But the Case For Paper Ballots is Strong
Thursday November 24, 2016 @09:25AM Personal Data For More Than 130,000 Sailors Hacked: U.S. Navy
Thursday November 24, 2016 @09:03AM Google Sends State-Sponsored Hack Warnings To Journalists and Professors
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @04:00PM Trump Says He's Going To 'Get Apple To Build a Big Plant In the United States'
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @02:22PM China Breaks Patent Application Record
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @02:09PM Snowden Can Be Asked To Testify In Person In Germany NSA Probe
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @01:55PM Trump To Scrap NASA Climate Research In Crackdown On 'Politicized Science'
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @10:14AM Clinton Urged To Challenge Election Results Due To Possible Hacking [Update]
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @11:57PM American Computer Scientists Grace Hopper, Margaret Hamilton Receive Presidential Medals of Freedom
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @08:56PM US Navy's High-Tech Ship Loses Power In Panama Canal
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @06:25PM Trump Admits 'Some Connectivity' Between Climate Change and Human Activity
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @04:46PM Surveillance Firm 'Geofeedia' Cuts Half of Staff After Losing Access To Twitter, Facebook
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @02:20PM Facebook's Latest Experiment: Helping You Find Free Wi-Fi Hotspots
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @09:33AM Trump: I'll Ditch TPP Trade Deal on Day One of My Presidency
Monday November 21, 2016 @07:29PM US Dementia Rates Drop 24%, New Study Finds
Monday November 21, 2016 @05:25PM US Sets Plan To Build Two Exascale Supercomputers
Monday November 21, 2016 @01:16PM President Obama Says He Can't Pardon Snowden
Sunday November 20, 2016 @05:25PM One Third of California's Trees Are Dead
Saturday November 19, 2016 @12:21AM Privacy Group Sues The FBI, Demanding Details About Biometric Database Sharing
Friday November 18, 2016 @08:07PM New York's District Attorney: Roll Back Apple's iPhone Encryption
Friday November 18, 2016 @05:07PM Amazon Now Sells Cars
Friday November 18, 2016 @04:46PM IRS Demands Identities of All US Coinbase Traders Over Three Year Period
Friday November 18, 2016 @04:32PM When a City Has Gigabit Internet, Prices For Slower Speed Tiers Drop: Study