Slashdot Items Tagged "internet"

Date / Time Story
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
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @05:17PM Facebook Blames a 'Bug' For Not Deleting Your Seemingly Deleted Videos
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @01:26PM Ask Slashdot: What Would Happen If Everything On the Internet Was DRM Protected?
Monday April 02, 2018 @08:36PM Valve Removes Steam Machines From Its Home Page
Monday April 02, 2018 @08:09PM Instagram Suddenly Chokes Off Developers As Facebook Chases Privacy
Monday April 02, 2018 @07:26PM Panerabread.com Leaks Millions of Customers Records
Monday April 02, 2018 @04:46PM Zuckerberg On Facebook's Role In Ethnic Cleansing In Myanmar: 'It's a Real Issue'
Saturday March 31, 2018 @01:10AM Google Is Shutting Down Its Goo.gl URL Shortening Service
Friday March 30, 2018 @04:26PM Ajit Pai Faces Heat Over Proposal To Take Away Poor People's Broadband Plans
Friday March 30, 2018 @02:56PM A Struggling Town Is Reviving Itself With... Geocaching
Thursday March 29, 2018 @08:17PM FCC Authorizes SpaceX's Ambitious Satellite Internet Plans
Thursday March 29, 2018 @08:10PM Top Facebook Executive Defended Data Collection In 2016 Memo, Warned That Facebook Could Get People Killed
Thursday March 29, 2018 @06:59PM Facebook Begins 'Fact-Checking' Photos, Videos
Thursday March 29, 2018 @06:41PM Instagram Reenables GIF Sharing After GIPHY Promises No More Racism
Thursday March 29, 2018 @05:54PM Comcast Supports Ban On Paid Prioritization, Except For 'Specialized Services'
Thursday March 29, 2018 @05:34PM US To Seek Social Media Details From All Visa Applicants
Thursday March 29, 2018 @05:25PM Google Removes 'Kodi' From Search Autocomplete In Anti-Piracy Effort
Thursday March 29, 2018 @04:59PM European Commission Says It Will Cancel All 300,000 UK-Owned .EU Domains
Thursday March 29, 2018 @01:19PM ACLU Urges Cities To Build Public Broadband To Protect Net Neutrality
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @01:09PM Ecuador Cutting Off WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange's Communications Outside London Embassy
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @04:10PM Nearly a Third of Tech Workers Are Ready To #DeleteFacebook
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @03:34PM Forget Millennials, the Internet's Most Wanted Users Are Older -- and Poorer
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @01:59PM AT&T/Verizon Lobbyists To 'Aggressively' Sue States That Enact Net Neutrality
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @10:53AM Mozilla Launches Facebook Container Add-on To Isolate Your Web Browsing Activity From Facebook
Monday March 26, 2018 @07:22PM Facebook Acknowledges It Has Been Keeping Records of Android Users' Calls, Texts
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
Sunday March 25, 2018 @02:39PM Tumblr Takes Down 84 Russia-Linked Accounts
Sunday March 25, 2018 @09:13AM IETF Approves TLS 1.3 as Internet Standard
Sunday March 25, 2018 @03:10AM Amazon Plans Blockbuster TV Series Based On Chinese Sci-Fi Trilogy 'The Three-Body Problem'
Sunday March 25, 2018 @02:53AM Steve Jobs Tried To Warn Mark Zuckerberg About Privacy In 2010
Sunday March 25, 2018 @02:14AM Sex Workers Say Porn On Google Drive Is Suddenly Disappearing
Saturday March 24, 2018 @12:09AM Tim Berners-Lee Urges Web Users: 'Care About Your Data'
Friday March 23, 2018 @06:44PM New York Councilman Proposes Bill That Would Grant NYC Workers 'Right To Disconnect'
Friday March 23, 2018 @06:23PM Facebook Gets Hit With Four Lawsuits Over Cambridge Analytica Scandal
Friday March 23, 2018 @05:10PM Firefox In 2018: We'll Tackle Bad Ads, Breach Alerts, Autoplay Video, Says Mozilla
Friday March 23, 2018 @04:05PM KeepVid Scraps YouTube-ripping Function in Favour of Legal Approach
Friday March 23, 2018 @04:05PM Craigslist Personals, Some Subreddits Disappear After FOSTA Passage
Thursday March 22, 2018 @08:26PM Man Starts 'Gunbook' Social Media Site After His Gun-Loving Friends Were Kicked Off Facebook
Thursday March 22, 2018 @06:24PM FCC's New 5G Rules Favor Fast Setup Over Federal Reviews
Thursday March 22, 2018 @06:11PM KeepVid Site No Longer Allows Users To 'Keep' Videos
Thursday March 22, 2018 @05:14PM Instagram Will Show More Recent Posts Due To Algorithm Backlash
Thursday March 22, 2018 @04:55PM Reddit Bans Subreddits Related To Selling Guns, Drugs, Sex, and More
Thursday March 22, 2018 @04:40PM Atlanta City Government Systems Down Due To Ransomware Attack
Thursday March 22, 2018 @02:58PM Online Piracy Is More Popular Than Ever, Research Suggests
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @11:11PM Mark Zuckerberg Apologizes For the Cambridge Analytica Scandal, Says He Isn't Opposed To Regulation
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @06:23PM YouTube Bans Firearms Demo Videos, Entering the Gun Control Debate
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @04:31PM Senate Passes Controversial Online Sex Trafficking Bill
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @08:11PM WhatsApp Co-Founder Tells Everyone To Delete Facebook, Further Fueling the #DeleteFacebook Movement
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @05:09PM Orbitz Says Legacy Travel Site Likely Hacked, Affecting 880,000 Credit Cards
Monday March 19, 2018 @08:04PM Google Makes Push To Turn Product Searches Into Cash
Monday March 19, 2018 @07:27PM Facebook Security Chief Said To Leave After Clashes Over Disinformation
Monday March 19, 2018 @04:50PM Facebook Hires Firm To Conduct Forensic Audit of Cambridge Analytica Data
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
Saturday March 17, 2018 @08:46PM Ask Slashdot: How Can I Prove My ISP Slows Certain Traffic?
Saturday March 17, 2018 @05:28PM How An Open Source Plugin Tamed a Chaotic Comments Section With A Simple Quiz