Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

Date / Time Story
Thursday May 25, 2017 @06:17PM US Senator Introduces the First Bill To Give Gig Workers Benefits
Thursday May 25, 2017 @06:02PM More Than Half of Streaming Users In US Are Sharing Their Passwords, Says Report
Thursday May 25, 2017 @05:00PM Chinese Company Offers Free Training For US Coal Miners To Become Wind Farmers
Thursday May 25, 2017 @10:35AM US Intelligence Community Has Lost Credibility Due To Leaks
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @11:47AM US International Tourism Market Share Is Falling Under Trump
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @09:42PM DEFCON Conference To Target Voting Machines
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @07:13PM Wikimedia Is Clear To Sue the NSA Over Its Use of Warrantless Surveillance Tools
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @03:13PM Ask Slashdot: ISPs That Respect Your Online Privacy?
Monday May 22, 2017 @11:03PM LeEco Said To Lay Off Over 80 Percent of US Workforce
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:38PM Outage Knocks Out All Major Phone Providers On the East Coast
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:09PM Baking Soda Shortage Has Hospitals Frantic, Delaying Treatments and Surgeries
Monday May 22, 2017 @11:40AM The Supreme Court Is Cracking Down on Patent Trolls
Sunday May 21, 2017 @06:42PM Why The US Government Open Sources Its Code
Saturday May 20, 2017 @09:53PM Texas Legislature Clears Road For Uber and Lyft To Return To Austin
Saturday May 20, 2017 @05:36PM New Evidence of a Decline In Electricity Use By U.S. Households
Friday May 19, 2017 @09:20PM Is Russia Conducting A Social Media War On America?
Friday May 19, 2017 @06:41PM Aftermath From The Net Neutrality Vote: A Mass Movement To Protect The Open Internet?
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:10PM About 37,000 AT&T Workers Go On Three-Day Strike
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:55PM Sweden Drops Julian Assange Rape Investigation
Friday May 19, 2017 @03:48PM Federal Agents Used a Stingray To Track an Immigrant's Phone
Friday May 19, 2017 @02:29PM Americans No Longer Have To Register Non-Commercial Drones With the FAA
Friday May 19, 2017 @09:49AM IBM is Telling Remote Workers To Get Back in the Office Or Leave
Friday May 19, 2017 @08:00AM America's Cars Are Suddenly Getting Faster and More Efficient
Thursday May 18, 2017 @04:11PM Google To Launch a Jobs Search Engine In the US
Thursday May 18, 2017 @12:35PM Net Neutrality Goes Down in Flames as FCC Votes To Kill Title II Rules
Thursday May 18, 2017 @12:20PM More Than 35,000 AT&T Workers Threaten Weekend Strike
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @06:46PM Justice Department Appoints Former FBI Director Robert Mueller As Special Counsel For Russia Investigation
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @11:19AM Chinese State Media Says US Should Take Some Blame For Cyberattack
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @10:31AM Many Nations Pin Climate Hopes On China, India As Hopes For Trump Fade
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @09:15PM Chelsea Manning Set To Be Released From Prison, 28 Years Early
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @06:00PM The Tech Sector Is Leaving the Rest of the US Economy In Its Dust
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @03:23PM Ford To Cut North America, Asia Salaried Workers By 10 Percent
Monday May 15, 2017 @10:50PM WikiLeaks Dump Reveals CIA Malware That Can Sabotage User Software
Monday May 15, 2017 @03:15PM Judge's Order Bars Uber Engineer From LiDAR Work, Demands Returns of Stolen Files
Monday May 15, 2017 @01:44PM 'U Can't Talk to Ur Professor Like This'
Monday May 15, 2017 @09:12AM The Reign of the $100 Graphing Calculator Required By Every US Math Class Is Finally Ending
Monday May 15, 2017 @07:57AM Google Owns the Classroom
Sunday May 14, 2017 @09:37PM Microsoft Blasts Spy Agencies For Leaked Exploits Used By WanaDecrypt0r
Sunday May 14, 2017 @07:06PM FCC Suspends Net Neutrality Comments, As Chairman Pai Mocks 'Mean Tweets'
Saturday May 13, 2017 @12:06AM 'Accidental Hero' Finds Kill Switch To Stop Spread of Ransomware Cyberattack
Friday May 12, 2017 @11:36PM FSF Supports Today's Boston March Against DRM In HTML5
Friday May 12, 2017 @11:15PM The Woman Who Saved Manhattan From a Freeway Running Through It
Friday May 12, 2017 @05:03PM Cable Lobby Survey Backfires; Most Americans Support Net Neutrality
Friday May 12, 2017 @02:15PM Gorilla Glass Maker Corning Gets $200 Million From Apple's US Manufacturing Investment Fund
Friday May 12, 2017 @12:36PM Blocked From US Tech Investing, China Goes To Israel Instead
Thursday May 11, 2017 @06:21PM Why Doesn't Harvard Want To Talk About Its Mystery Microsoft Azure Project?
Thursday May 11, 2017 @05:10PM Verizon Outbids AT&T For Nationwide 5G Wireless Spectrum
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @07:58PM Amazon To Build Homeless Shelter In Its New Seattle Headquarters
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @04:37PM New York Begins Taking Applications For Self-Driving Car Tests
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @04:02PM 'Google Is As Close To a Natural Monopoly As the Bell System Was In 1956'
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @03:57PM US To Ban Laptops in All Cabins of Flights From Europe
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @12:27PM A Bot Is Flooding the FCC's Website With Fake Anti-net Neutrality Comments
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @05:52PM Trump Fires FBI Director James Comey
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @04:24PM Why Do Gas Station Prices Constantly Change? Blame the Algorithm
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @04:13PM Tunnel Collapses At Nuclear Facility Once Called 'An Underground Chernobyl Waiting To Happen'
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @03:27PM Officials Fear Russia Could Try To Target United States Through Kaspersky AV
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:38PM US Life Expectancy Can Vary By 20 Years Depending On Where You Live
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:18PM FCC Says It Was Victim of Cyberattack After John Oliver Show
Monday May 08, 2017 @03:47PM Comcast and Charter Agree Not To Compete Against Each Other In Wireless
Monday May 08, 2017 @11:06AM John Oliver Gets Fired Up Over Net Neutrality, Causes FCC's Site To Temporarily Crash
Monday May 08, 2017 @10:22AM Unmanned US Air Force Space Plane Lands After Secret, Two-Year Mission
Monday May 08, 2017 @03:58AM Did A Billionaire Harvest Big Data From Facebook To 'Hijack' Democracy?
Sunday May 07, 2017 @08:47PM Oracle And Cisco Both Support The FCC's Rollback Of Net Neutrality
Sunday May 07, 2017 @06:01PM WikiLeaks Reveals A CIA LAN-Attacking Tool From 'Vault 7'
Saturday May 06, 2017 @09:26PM Social Media Giants Sued For Helping ISIS
Saturday May 06, 2017 @08:00PM The FBI Defends Deploying Malware From A Tor Child Porn Site
Friday May 05, 2017 @07:39PM The Parts of America Most Susceptible To Automation
Friday May 05, 2017 @06:02PM US To Seek Social Media Details From Certain Visa Applicants
Friday May 05, 2017 @02:50PM Seattle Restored ISP Privacy Rules in the First Local Blow To Trump's Rollback
Friday May 05, 2017 @02:09AM Justice Department Opens Criminal Probe Into Uber
Thursday May 04, 2017 @05:39PM California Seeks To Tax Rocket Launches, Which Are Already Taxed
Thursday May 04, 2017 @03:55PM Billboards Target Lawmakers Who Voted To Let ISPs Sell User Information
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @09:03PM Apple Pledges $1 Billion Toward Creating Manufacturing Jobs In US
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @06:00PM Qualcomm Is Seeking US Import Ban For iPhones
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @01:04PM Interns at Facebook, Google Out-Earn the Average American
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @08:18PM NSA Collected Americans' Phone Records Despite Law Change, Says Report
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @05:50PM Trump Administration Rolls Back Obama-Era Nutrition Standards For School Lunches
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @10:37AM T-Mobile Says It Will Launch Nationwide 5G Network In Three Years
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @09:23AM India's Infosys To Hire 10,000 American Workers After Trump Criticism
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @08:51AM Carbon Intensity is Falling in Industrial, Electric Power Sectors
Monday May 01, 2017 @05:19PM Apple Has a Record $250 Billion In Cash, 90% of It Is Banked Overseas
Monday May 01, 2017 @03:44PM US Adults Will Spend More Than Half the Day Consuming Media, Study Says
Saturday April 29, 2017 @03:16AM EPA Website Removes Climate Science Site From Public View After Two Decades
Friday April 28, 2017 @11:47PM Some Of The Pentagon's Critical Infrastructure Still Runs Windows 95 And 98
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:57PM Trump Order Helps Offshore Drilling, Stops Marine Sanctuary Expansion
Friday April 28, 2017 @02:51PM NSA Halts Collection of Americans' Emails About Foreign Targets
Thursday April 27, 2017 @08:59AM US Space Firms Tell Washington: China Will Take Over the Moon if You're Not Careful
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @04:13PM FCC Announces Plan To Reverse Title II Net Neutrality
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @12:58AM Five Years Later, Legal Megaupload Data Is Still Trapped On Dead Servers
Monday April 24, 2017 @07:31PM In Preparation For Model 3, Tesla Plans To Double the Size of Its Supercharger Network This Year
Monday April 24, 2017 @07:16PM Uber Gets Sued Over Alleged 'Hell' Program To Track Lyft Drivers
Sunday April 23, 2017 @12:48PM America's Most-Hated ISP Is Now Hated By Fewer People
Friday April 21, 2017 @11:11PM WikiLeaks Releases New CIA Secret: Tapping Microphones On Some Samsung TVs
Friday April 21, 2017 @07:17PM CIA, FBI Launch Manhunt For WikiLeaks Source
Thursday April 20, 2017 @10:59PM US Prepares Charges To Seek Arrest of WikiLeaks' Julian Assange
Thursday April 20, 2017 @01:22PM President Trump Misses 90-Day Deadline To Appoint a Cybersecurity Team After Alleged Russian Hacking
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:58PM Navy, Marines Prohibit Sharing Nude Photos In Wake of a Facebook Scandal
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:04PM States Are Moving To Cut College Costs By Introducing Open-Source Textbooks
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @09:57AM Steve Ballmer's New Project: Find Out How the Government Spends Your Money
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @12:41AM Trump To Overhaul H-1B Visa Program To Encourage Hiring Americans
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:02PM Trump Administration Kills Open.Gov, Will Not Release White House Visitor Logs
Sunday April 16, 2017 @07:03PM Maryland Awards 21 Grants To Prepare 'Open Source' Textbooks
Saturday April 15, 2017 @04:18PM GOP Congressman Defending Privacy Vote: 'Nobody's Got To Use The Internet'
Friday April 14, 2017 @06:35PM US Navy Bans Vaping On Ships
Friday April 14, 2017 @10:29AM Google Is Working On a Tool For Managing Job Applicants
Friday April 14, 2017 @01:47AM Microsoft Says US Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Requests More Than Doubled
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:32PM More Americans Now Work Full-Time From Home Than Walk and Bike To Office Jobs
Thursday April 13, 2017 @02:00PM T-Mobile Spends $8 Billion as Big Winner of FCC Auction
Thursday April 13, 2017 @10:52AM Uber's 'Hell' Program Tracked and Targeted Lyft Drivers
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @11:12PM The Surprising Rise of China As IP Powerhouse
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @08:01PM Portland Commits To 100 Percent Renewable Energy By 2050
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @04:39PM Air Force Converts F-16 Jets Into Wingman Drones
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @10:59AM We Tracked Every Dollar 235 US Households Spent for a Year, and Found Widespread Financial Vulnerability
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @05:52PM US Dismantles Forensic Science Commission
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @09:46AM Google Schools US Government About Gender Pay Gap
Monday April 10, 2017 @05:08PM Americans Support Letting Cities Build Their Own Broadband Networks, Pew Finds
Monday April 10, 2017 @01:40PM Russian Arrested in Spain 'Over US Election Hacking'
Sunday April 09, 2017 @11:40PM American Farmers Are Still Fighting Tractor Software Locks
Saturday April 08, 2017 @11:02PM US Hacker Sets Off 156 Sirens At Midnight
Saturday April 08, 2017 @06:07PM Hyperloop One Announces 11 Possible US Routes, Completes Vegas Test Track
Saturday April 08, 2017 @12:48AM IRS Warns Tax Info Leaked By US Financial Aid Site
Friday April 07, 2017 @10:20PM Should The FBI Have Arrested 'The Hacker Who Hacked No One'?
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:29PM Google Accused of 'Extreme' Gender Pay Discrimination By US Labor Department
Friday April 07, 2017 @04:45PM Senate Confirms Neil Gorsuch To Supreme Court
Friday April 07, 2017 @02:09PM NYC Poised to Ban Firms From Asking Job Candidates About Pay
Friday April 07, 2017 @09:04AM The Cost of Drugs For Rare Diseases Is Threatening the US Health Care System
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:44AM Employers Added Just 98,000 Jobs in March Below Expectations of 180,000
Friday April 07, 2017 @12:41AM FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Plans Fast-Track Repeal of Net Neutrality
Friday April 07, 2017 @12:20AM US Strikes Syrian Base With Over 50 Tomahawk Missiles
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:27PM Twitter Sues US Government Over Attempt To Unmask Anti-Trump Account
Thursday April 06, 2017 @09:46AM Comcast Launches New Wireless Service, Xfinity Mobile
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @03:59PM Taser Offers Free Body Cameras To All US Police
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @01:11PM FCC's Ajit Pai Says Broadband Market Too Competitive For Strict Privacy Rules
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @12:33PM Bannon Loses National Security Council Role in Trump Shakeup
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:17PM 'Extreme Vetting' Would Require Visitors To US To Share Contacts, Passwords
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @03:33PM Web Inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee Slams UK and US Net Plans
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @01:53PM Bill Would Stop Warrantless Border Device Searches of US Citizens
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @10:05AM Student Loan Debt Has Nearly Tripled
Monday April 03, 2017 @05:22PM Bidding Website Rentberry May Be the Startup of Your Nightmares
Monday April 03, 2017 @01:44PM Computer Programmers May No Longer Be Eligible For H-1B Visas [Update]
Sunday April 02, 2017 @03:54PM The US May Finally See Widespread 'Super Wi-Fi' Deployment
Sunday April 02, 2017 @12:52PM This Year's H-1B Visa Applications Look A Lot Like Last Year's
Sunday April 02, 2017 @10:45AM Trump Extends Obama Executive Order On Cyberattacks
Sunday April 02, 2017 @12:50AM Manatee No Longer An Endangered Species
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:47PM Manatee No Longer An Endangered Species
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:29PM Connecticut May Become First US State To Allow Deadly Police Drones
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:56AM US College Grads See Slim-to-Nothing Wage Gains Since Recession
Friday March 31, 2017 @12:50AM Minnesota Senate Votes To Bar Selling ISP Data
Thursday March 30, 2017 @02:41PM Publish Georgia's State Laws, You'll Get Sued For Copyright and Lose
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @11:55PM Ivanka Trump To Take Coding Class With 5-Year-Old Daughter
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @06:03PM FCC To Halt Expansion of Broadband Subsidies For Poor People
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:19PM Bay Area Tech Executives Indicted For H-1B Visa Fraud
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @04:36PM China's ZTE Removed From US Trade Blacklist
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @04:19PM US Congress Votes To Shred ISP Privacy Rules
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @01:58PM Tesla Deal Boosts Chinese Presence in US Auto Tech
Monday March 27, 2017 @10:00AM Laptop Ban on Planes Came After Plot To Put Explosives in iPad
Saturday March 25, 2017 @09:43PM US Workers Face A Higher Risk Of Being Replaced By Robots
Saturday March 25, 2017 @04:24PM Comcast Launches New 24/7 Workplace Surveillance Service
Saturday March 25, 2017 @03:17PM 'Why The US Senate's Vote To Throw Out ISP Privacy Laws Isn't All Bad'
Saturday March 25, 2017 @02:43PM Uber Halts Self-Driving Car Tests in Arizona After Friday Night Collision
Saturday March 25, 2017 @01:29PM After Healthcare Defeat, Can The Trump Administration Fix America's H-1B Visa Program?
Friday March 24, 2017 @06:00PM Canada's Largest School Board Ends All New US Trips For Students
Friday March 24, 2017 @10:24AM Americans' Shift To The Suburbs Sped Up Last Year
Thursday March 23, 2017 @09:40PM US Ordered 'Mandatory Social Media Check' For Visa Applicants Who Visited ISIS Territory
Thursday March 23, 2017 @04:01PM Feds: We're Pulling Data From 100 Phones Seized During Trump Inauguration
Thursday March 23, 2017 @02:37PM 71 Percent of Android Phones On Major US Carriers Have Out of Date Security Patches
Thursday March 23, 2017 @01:37PM Senate Votes To Kill FCC's Broadband Privacy Rules
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @05:15PM 17,000 AT&T Workers Go On Strike In California and Nevada
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @04:38PM A Lithuanian Phisher Tricked Two Big US Tech Companies Into Wiring Him $100 Million
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @03:57PM 'Dig Once' Bill Could Bring Fiber Internet To Much of the US
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @10:38AM Patents Are A Big Part Of Why We Can't Own Nice Things
Monday March 20, 2017 @07:22PM Most Teens Who Abuse Opioids First Got Them From a Doctor
Monday March 20, 2017 @05:53PM Ask Slashdot: How Does One Freely Use Bitcoin In the Land of the Free?
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:30PM 'Sorry, I've Forgotten My Decryption Password' is Contempt Of Court, Pal - US Appeal Judges
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:28PM Royal Jordanian Airlines Bans Use of Electronics After US Voices Security 'Concerns'
Monday March 20, 2017 @11:15AM Happiness is on the Wane in the US, UN Global Report Finds
Monday March 20, 2017 @09:33AM In 18 Years, A College Degree Could Cost About $500,000
Monday March 20, 2017 @12:00AM Indiana Considers Prohibiting Cities From Banning Airbnb
Sunday March 19, 2017 @05:43PM America's Most Affordable Cities For Tech Workers: Seattle, Austin, and Pittsburgh
Sunday March 19, 2017 @03:09PM NY Bill Would Require Removal of Inaccurate, Irrelevant Or Excessive Statements
Sunday March 19, 2017 @02:34PM Your Hotel Room Photos Could Help Catch Sex Traffickers
Saturday March 18, 2017 @07:12PM CBS Reports 'Suspicious' Cell Phone Tower Activity In Washington DC
Saturday March 18, 2017 @06:34PM The US Army Finally Gets The World's Largest Laser Weapon System
Friday March 17, 2017 @08:47PM US Lawmakers Propose Minimum Seat Sizes For Airlines
Friday March 17, 2017 @02:45PM IBM To Hire 2,000 More Veterans, Expand Tech Training Schools
Friday March 17, 2017 @12:16AM Physicist Declassifies Rescued Nuclear Test Films
Thursday March 16, 2017 @07:04PM US Federal Budget Proposal Cuts Science Funding
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @06:28PM America May Miss Out On the Next Industrial Revolution
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @06:00PM NSA, DOE Say China's Supercomputing Advances Put US At Risk
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @02:29PM If American Robots Had Their Own Economy, It'd Be Bigger Than Switzerland
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @01:22PM Millions of Records Leaked From Huge US Corporate Database
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @01:21AM Hacking Victim Can't Sue Foreign Government For Hacking Him On US Soil, Says Court
Monday March 13, 2017 @04:32PM Lloyds To 'Offshore' 2,000 Jobs In IBM Data Center Outsourcing Deal
Sunday March 12, 2017 @09:16AM Proof Daylight Saving Time Is Dumb, Dangerous, and Costly
Saturday March 11, 2017 @11:58PM How The FBI Used Geek Squad To Increase Secret Public Surveillance
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:53PM IEEE-USA Criticizes Failure To Reform The H-!B Program
Friday March 10, 2017 @08:28PM Will Montana Become America's Third State To Ditch Daylight Savings Time?
Friday March 10, 2017 @05:40PM US Army Unveils 3D-Printed Grenade Launcher Called RAMBO
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:21AM U.S. Jobs, Pay Show Solid Gains in Trump's First Full Month
Thursday March 09, 2017 @04:35PM Seattle Tech Engineers Are More Loyal Than Those in San Francisco, Data Shows