Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

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Thursday November 26, 2015 @05:53PM Greenwald: Why the CIA Is Smearing Edward Snowden After Paris Attacks
Monday November 23, 2015 @05:52PM With $160 Billion Merger, Pfizer Moves To Ireland and Dodges Taxes
Monday November 23, 2015 @10:50AM Nearly 35,000 Comment On New Federal STEM OPT Extension Rule
Sunday November 22, 2015 @09:12AM Whistleblowers: How NSA Created the 'Largest Failure' In Its History
Sunday November 22, 2015 @08:50AM US and China Setting Up "Space Hotline"
Saturday November 21, 2015 @07:48AM Ex-CIA Director Says Snowden Should Be 'Hanged' For Paris Attacks
Friday November 20, 2015 @06:57PM Donald Trump Obliquely Backs a Federal Database To Track Muslims
Friday November 20, 2015 @07:39AM FDA Signs Off On Genetically Modified Salmon Without Labeling
Thursday November 19, 2015 @12:37PM Chicago Sends More Than 100,000 "Bogus" Camera-Based Speeding Tickets
Wednesday November 18, 2015 @02:27PM Facebook Can Block Content Without Explanation, Says US Court
Wednesday November 18, 2015 @01:14PM How Cisco Is Trying To Prove It Can Keep NSA Spies Out of Its Gear
Monday November 16, 2015 @09:26PM US Navy Is Planning To Launch a Squadron of Underwater Drones By 2020
Monday November 16, 2015 @02:41AM Democrat Drops MN State House Run After Tweeting 'ISIS Isn't Necessarily Evil'
Sunday November 15, 2015 @02:10PM Spaghetti Strainer Helmet Driver's License Photo Approved On Religious Grounds
Saturday November 14, 2015 @02:05PM Ask Slashdot: Undervalued, Livable American Tech Towns?
Friday November 13, 2015 @08:39AM Justice Officials Fear Nation's Biggest Wiretap Operation May Not Be Legal
Thursday November 12, 2015 @02:57PM Ask Slashdot: How To Determine If One Is On a Watchlist?
Thursday November 12, 2015 @09:26AM Prison Hack Shows Attorney-Client Privilege Violation
Thursday November 12, 2015 @08:45AM Tor Project Claims FBI Paid University Researchers $1m To Unmask Tor Users
Wednesday November 11, 2015 @03:04PM Classified Report On the CIA's Secret Prisons Is Caught In Limbo
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @01:46PM 2016 Presidential Candidate Security Investigation
Monday November 09, 2015 @03:36PM US Judge Rules Against NSA In Phone Spying Case
Monday November 09, 2015 @12:48PM US Spends $1bn Over a Decade Trying To Digitize Immigration Forms, Just 1 Is Online
Sunday November 08, 2015 @03:30PM Rural Mississippi: The Land That the Internet Era Forgot
Friday November 06, 2015 @06:27PM Federal Prison System Wants Anti-Drone Technology
Thursday November 05, 2015 @10:27PM Senators Attempting To Remove Robocall Loophole
Monday November 02, 2015 @10:09PM Larry Lessig Ends Presidential Campaign, Citing Unfair Debate Rules
Monday November 02, 2015 @02:04PM Virginia Radio Station Broadcasting Chinese Propaganda
Monday November 02, 2015 @06:08AM Feds Have a Plan For Catastrophic Solar Flares
Monday November 02, 2015 @12:58AM US Law Can't Keep Up With Technology -- and Why That's a Good Thing
Sunday November 01, 2015 @11:00AM Real-World Roadblocks To Implementing CISA
Sunday November 01, 2015 @09:08AM EU Parliament: Citizens' Rights Still Endangered By Mass Surveillance
Saturday October 31, 2015 @09:41AM US Tech Giants Increasingly Partner With Military-Connected Chinese Companies
Thursday October 29, 2015 @07:20PM Meet the Drone Registration Task Force
Thursday October 29, 2015 @04:23PM Chinese Hackers Targeted Insurer To Learn About US Healthcare
Thursday October 29, 2015 @02:24PM Non-Binding Resolution: EU States Should Protect Snowden
Thursday October 29, 2015 @11:34AM Pentagon Picks Northrop Grumman For Next Gen Bomber
Wednesday October 28, 2015 @03:22PM Are Car Dealers a Business Worth Keeping?
Monday October 26, 2015 @11:57AM Is Buying Cuban Software Legal In the US? The Answer is Hazy
Monday October 26, 2015 @11:56AM How Nukes Were Almost Launched From Okinawa During Cuban Missile Crisis
Sunday October 25, 2015 @09:19AM The Army Bug Bounty Program: a Critical Need In Defense
Friday October 23, 2015 @04:40PM Affordable Care Act Exchanges Fail To Detect Counterfeit Documentation
Thursday October 22, 2015 @04:58PM Sen. Ron Wyden Explains the Fight Ahead Over CISA
Thursday October 22, 2015 @01:41PM Makers Compete To Produce US Army's Next Official Handgun
Thursday October 22, 2015 @12:23PM FCC Passes Landmark Reform of 'Egregious' Prison Phone Charges
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @11:10AM Irish Data Protection Commissioner Ordered To Investigate Facebook Data
Monday October 19, 2015 @03:17PM Former Governor On Holding the Department of Energy Accountable In Idaho
Sunday October 18, 2015 @08:13PM Space-Time: Scott Kelly Breaks Time-Aloft Record For US Astronauts
Saturday October 17, 2015 @11:45AM NBC News Reports US Will Require Registration For Consumer Drones
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:19PM House of Representatives Proposal Aims To Regulate Car Privacy
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:29AM FCC's WiFi Rule-Making: Making It Fair For Both Open Source and Proprietary
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:18AM Documents Expose the Inner Workings of Obama's Drone Wars
Wednesday October 14, 2015 @04:30PM FBI and Join UK Against Forces Against Spread of Dridex Banking Malware
Wednesday October 14, 2015 @02:02PM The United States and Israel Sign Space Cooperation Agreement
Wednesday October 14, 2015 @11:29AM How Putin Tried To Control the Internet
Monday October 12, 2015 @05:24PM NASA Chief Says Ban On Chinese Partnerships Is Temporary
Monday October 12, 2015 @12:03PM Bernie Sanders Comes Out Against CISA
Monday October 12, 2015 @10:24AM Electoral System That Lessig Hopes To Reform Is Keeping Him Out of the Debate
Sunday October 11, 2015 @08:45PM Obama Backs Away From Law To Access Encrypted Information
Sunday October 11, 2015 @11:02AM 2016 Election Cycle Led By Billionaire Donors
Sunday October 11, 2015 @07:15AM Another Drone Crashes Near White House
Thursday October 08, 2015 @11:31AM Volkswagen Boss Blames Software Engineers For Scandal
Wednesday October 07, 2015 @08:48PM NSF Awards $74.5 Million To Support Interdisciplinary Cybersecurity Research
Wednesday October 07, 2015 @12:12PM Jimmy Wales and Former NSA Chief Ridicule Government Plans To Ban Encryption
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @07:17AM EU Court of Justice Declares US-EU Data Transfer Pact Invalid
Sunday October 04, 2015 @10:30PM 4 Calif. Students Arrested For Alleged Mass-Killing Plot
Saturday October 03, 2015 @09:47AM US Bombs Hit Doctors Without Borders Hospital
Saturday October 03, 2015 @08:28AM DHS Detains Mayor of Stockton, CA, Forces Him To Hand Over His Passwords
Friday October 02, 2015 @12:43AM China Beats US In Early Cuban Internet Infrastructure Investment
Thursday October 01, 2015 @05:43PM The FAA Has Missed Its Congressionally Mandated Deadline To Regulate Drones
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @04:28PM South Korean Citizen IDs Vulnerable, Based On US Model
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @04:19PM Former Cisco CEO: China, India, UK Will Lead US In Tech Race Without Action
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @03:43PM Legal Loophole Offers Volkswagen Criminal Immunity
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @02:05PM FBI and DEA Under Review For Misuse of NSA Mass Surveillance Data
Monday September 28, 2015 @11:13PM Raytheon Wins US Civilian Cyber Contract Worth $1 Billion
Monday September 28, 2015 @12:14PM Europe Agrees To Agree With Everyone Except US What 5G Should Be
Monday September 28, 2015 @09:49AM Phone Passwords Protected By 5th Amendment, Says Federal Court
Sunday September 27, 2015 @07:20AM Analysis: China-US Hacking Accord Is Tall On Rhetoric, Short On Substance
Saturday September 26, 2015 @03:14PM Don't Worry, That Blimp Isn't Watching You Much
Friday September 25, 2015 @03:07PM Nuclear Energy: The Good News and the Bad News In the EPA Clean Energy Plan
Friday September 25, 2015 @01:23PM Tank Hack Ensured Farmland Didn't Thwart the Invasion of Europe
Friday September 25, 2015 @01:13PM The US and China Agree Not To Conduct Economic Espionage In Cyberspace
Friday September 25, 2015 @10:46AM Speaker of the House Boehner Announces Resignation
Friday September 25, 2015 @10:35AM Car Industry "Buried Report Showing US Car Safety Flaws Over Fears For TTIP Deal"
Friday September 25, 2015 @07:05AM America Runs Out of IPv4 Internet Addresses
Thursday September 24, 2015 @05:29PM EU May Forbid the Transfer of Personal Data To the US
Thursday September 24, 2015 @05:23PM Obama Administration Explored Ways To Bypass Smartphone Encryption
Thursday September 24, 2015 @03:53PM US Rank Drops To 55th In 4G LTE Speeds
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @11:53AM OPM Says 5.6 million Fingerprints Stolen In Cyberattack
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @04:44PM US Restarts Hunt For Gravitational Waves With Advanced LIGO
Monday September 21, 2015 @12:48PM George W Bush Made Retroactive NSA 'Fix' After Hospital Room Showdown
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @05:43PM Chinese Compiling "Facebook" of US Government Employees
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @03:36PM Obama Invites Texas Teen To White House After "Bomb" Clock Incident At School
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @09:35AM NYU Study: America's Voting Machines Are Rapidly Aging Out
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @07:50AM How To Find Out If GCHQ and the NSA Spied On You, and How To Complain
Monday September 14, 2015 @10:28PM Law Professor: Genetic Engineering Is (Probably) Protected By the First Amendment
Monday September 14, 2015 @04:43PM Man Receives a Prosthetic Hand That Allows Him To Feel
Monday September 14, 2015 @11:43AM Sen. Ron Wyden Says CISA Data Collection Could Put Americans At Risk
Monday September 14, 2015 @06:10AM University Employees Suspended Due To Guest Worker Scandal
Sunday September 13, 2015 @02:44PM Sharebeast, the Largest US-based Filesharing Service, Has Its Domain Seized
Thursday September 10, 2015 @04:38PM US Defense Secretary Mulls Rapid Grants For Tech Companies
Thursday September 10, 2015 @02:50PM John McAfee On Why He's Running For President
Wednesday September 09, 2015 @06:31PM US-Appointed Egg Lobby Paid Food Blogs and Targeted Chef To Crush Vegan Startup
Wednesday September 09, 2015 @04:10PM Researcher: The US Owes the World $4 Trillion For Trashing the Climate
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @11:47AM Apple To FBI: Encryption Rules Out Handing Over iMessage Data In Real Time
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @07:34AM Larry Lessig Reaches Funding Goal and Is Running For President
Thursday September 03, 2015 @08:55AM Police Body Camera Business All About the Video Evidence Storage
Wednesday September 02, 2015 @08:32PM Government Still Hasn't Notified Individuals Whose Personal Data Was Hacked
Monday August 31, 2015 @10:40PM US Weighs Sanctioning Russia As Well As China In Cyber Attacks
Monday August 31, 2015 @12:11AM "McKinley" Since 1917, Alaska's Highest Peak Is Redesignated "Denali"
Sunday August 30, 2015 @09:17PM Assange Says Harrods Assisting Metro Police in 'Round-the-Clock Vigil'
Sunday August 30, 2015 @08:19PM F-35 To Face Off Against A-10 In CAS Test
Sunday August 30, 2015 @07:31AM Chris Christie Proposes Tracking Immigrants the Way FedEx Tracks Packages
Thursday August 27, 2015 @01:38PM Docs: Responding To Katrina, FBI Made Cell Phone Surveillance Its Priority
Thursday August 27, 2015 @12:23PM Kansas Secretary of State Blocks Release of Voting Machine Tapes
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:37AM North Dakota Legalizes "Less Than Lethal" Weapon-Equipped Police Drones
Monday August 24, 2015 @04:20PM Calls For Funding NASA Commercial Crew Grow
Monday August 24, 2015 @02:39PM Court: FTC Can Punish Companies With Sloppy Cybersecurity
Monday August 24, 2015 @05:16AM Mostly Theater? Taking Aim At White House 'We the People' Petitions
Friday August 21, 2015 @10:25PM Two US Marines Foil Terrorist Attack On Train In France
Friday August 21, 2015 @05:24PM Do You Have a Right To Use Electrical Weapons?
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:46AM Evidence That H-1B Holders Don't Replace US Workers
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @02:46PM Former Rep. Louis Stokes, the Man Who Saved the Space Station, Dies At Age 90
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @07:32AM US No-Fly List Uses 'Predictive Judgement' Instead of Hard Evidence
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @07:17AM AT&T Helped the NSA Spy On Internet Traffic
Monday August 17, 2015 @02:16PM How an Obscure Acronym Helped Link AT&T To NSA Spying
Monday August 17, 2015 @08:41AM Georgia Aquarium Battles Federal Government Over Belugas
Sunday August 16, 2015 @08:24PM F-35 Might Be Outperformed By Fourth-Generation Fighters
Thursday August 13, 2015 @09:00AM Time Runs Out On Sweden's Sexual Assault Charges Against Julian Assange
Wednesday August 12, 2015 @11:28AM The Fastest-Growing Tech State Is... Minnesota
Thursday August 06, 2015 @05:55PM Twilight of the Bomb
Thursday August 06, 2015 @02:24PM NBC Report: Russian Hackers Behind Attack On Pentagon Mail System
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @06:04PM How Boing Boing Handled an FBI Subpoena Over Its Tor Exit Node
Monday August 03, 2015 @05:35PM Obama Unveils Major Climate Change Proposal
Sunday August 02, 2015 @10:21PM China To Impose Export Control On High Tech Drones and Supercomputers
Sunday August 02, 2015 @01:31PM DoD Ditches Open Source Medical Records System In $4.3B Contract
Sunday August 02, 2015 @07:39AM Epic Mega Bridge To Connect America With Russia Gets Closer To Reality
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:56AM Interviews: Kim Dotcom Answers Your Questions
Thursday July 30, 2015 @07:35PM Germany Won't Prosecute NSA, But Bloggers
Thursday July 30, 2015 @07:08AM Clinton Promises 500 Million New Solar Panels
Wednesday July 29, 2015 @04:51PM Obama's New Executive Order Says the US Must Build an Exascale Supercomputer
Wednesday July 29, 2015 @11:45AM What Federal Employees Really Need To Worry About After the Chinese Hack
Wednesday July 29, 2015 @02:19AM US Military Stepping Up Use of Directed Energy Weapons
Monday July 27, 2015 @02:19PM Trillion-Dollar World Trade Deal Aims To Make IT Products Cheaper
Sunday July 26, 2015 @10:19PM Plan To Run Anti-Google Smear Campaign Revealed In MPAA Emails
Sunday July 26, 2015 @09:16PM Smithsonian Increases Goal For Spacesuit Crowdfunding Effort
Sunday July 26, 2015 @09:25AM Modernizing the Copyright Office
Sunday July 26, 2015 @07:16AM Senate Passes 'No Microsoft National Talent Strategy Goal Left Behind Act'
Friday July 24, 2015 @09:58PM Georgia Lawmakers Sue Carl Malamud For Publishing Georgia Law
Thursday July 23, 2015 @01:31PM "Breaking Bad" At the National Institute of Standards and Technology
Thursday July 23, 2015 @08:59AM US Court: 'Pocket-Dialed' Calls Are Not Private
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @05:02PM 19-Year-Old's Supercomputer Chip Startup Gets DARPA Contract, Funding
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @03:04PM Studies Find Genetic Signature of Native Australians In the Americas
Monday July 20, 2015 @02:32PM There Is No "Next Great Copyright Act", Remain Calm
Sunday July 19, 2015 @11:08PM New Molecular Transistor Can Control Single Electrons
Thursday July 16, 2015 @08:00PM 70th Anniversary of Trinity Test: Reflecting On the Bomb
Thursday July 16, 2015 @05:53AM Citizenfour Director Sues To Find Out Why She Was Detained Every Time She Flew
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @05:02PM US House Committee Approves Anti-GMO Labeling Law
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @11:55AM Iran Has Signed a Nuclear Accord
Monday July 13, 2015 @09:06PM Rich and American? Australia Wants You
Monday July 13, 2015 @02:44PM Ask Slashdot: If Public Transport Was Free, Would You Leave Your Car At Home?
Sunday July 12, 2015 @02:13PM Barney Frank Defends Political Hypocrisy, Game Theory Explains It
Sunday July 12, 2015 @09:49AM Making FOIA-Requested Data Public: Too Much Transparency For Journalists?
Saturday July 11, 2015 @05:55PM Is the Amazon-Led Economic Boom Wrecking Seattle?
Friday July 10, 2015 @06:26AM More Than 22 Million People's Data Compromised By OPM Hack
Wednesday July 08, 2015 @10:47PM DARPA's $4M Cyber-Threat Clash Down To Seven Challengers
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @10:44AM Crypto Experts Blast Gov't Backdoors For Encryption
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @09:12AM Eric Holder Says DoJ Could Strike Deal With Snowden; Current AG Takes Hard Line
Monday July 06, 2015 @04:58PM Prototype Wave Energy Device Passes Grid-Connected Pilot Test
Monday July 06, 2015 @11:59AM Japanese and US Piloted Robots To Brawl For National Pride
Friday July 03, 2015 @09:40PM Wired Cautions Would-Be Drone Photogs on the 4th
Friday July 03, 2015 @09:21PM In Response to Open Letter, France Rejects Asylum For Julian Assange
Friday July 03, 2015 @05:17PM FBI Wants Pirate Bay Logs For Criminal Investigation Into Copyright Trolls
Thursday July 02, 2015 @05:30PM Naval Research Interested In Bringing 3D Printing To Large Scale For Ships
Thursday July 02, 2015 @09:37AM North America Runs Out of IPv4 Addresses
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @08:38PM TracFone Finally Agrees To Allow Phone Unlocking
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @04:27PM Federal Wiretaps Down Slightly, Encryption Impact Decreases
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @04:24PM How the Next US Nuclear Accident Might Happen
Friday June 26, 2015 @11:07AM Supreme Court Ruling Supports Same-Sex Marriage
Friday June 26, 2015 @07:41AM France Could Offer Asylum To Assange, Snowden
Thursday June 25, 2015 @04:46PM DARPA Is Already Working On Designer Organisms To Terraform Mars
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @06:59PM France, Up In Arms Over NSA Spying, Passes New Surveillance Law
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @11:51AM US Military To Develop Star Wars-Style Hoverbikes With British company
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @08:47AM New Snowden Leaks Show NSA Attacked Anti-Virus Software
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @07:30AM The US Navy's Warfare Systems Command Just Paid Millions To Stay On Windows XP
Monday June 22, 2015 @08:03PM DOJ Vs. Google: How Google Fights On Behalf of Its Users
Friday June 19, 2015 @05:52PM Schneier: China and Russia Almost Definitely Have the Snowden Docs
Friday June 19, 2015 @06:44AM Encryption Would Not Have Protected Secret Federal Data, Says DHS
Friday June 19, 2015 @06:18AM Privately Owned Armored Trucks Raise Eyebrows After Dallas Attack
Thursday June 18, 2015 @08:18PM Jimmy Wales: London Is Better For Tech Than "Dreadful" Silicon Valley
Thursday June 18, 2015 @04:41PM FCC Votes To Subsidize Broadband Connections For Low-Income Households
Wednesday June 17, 2015 @04:54PM Russian Official Calls For "International Investigation" of the Apollo Program
Wednesday June 17, 2015 @02:41PM Is Surespot the Latest Crypto War Victim?
Wednesday June 17, 2015 @02:31PM Privacy Advocates Leave In Protest Over U.S. Facial Recognition Code of Conduct
Monday June 15, 2015 @05:03PM CDC: Americans Getting Heavier, Average Woman Weighs As Much As 1960s Man
Saturday June 13, 2015 @11:41PM Report: Russia and China Crack Encrypted Snowden Files
Saturday June 13, 2015 @02:47PM 75% of Russia's Satellite Electronics Come From US
Saturday June 13, 2015 @02:05PM Germany Abandons Investigation Into NSA Spying on Chancellor Merkel
Friday June 12, 2015 @05:10PM SF86 Data Captured In OPM Hack
Wednesday June 10, 2015 @04:57PM Whitehouse Mandates HTTPS For Government Sites and Services