Slashdot Items Tagged "communications"

Date / Time Story
Monday January 16, 2017 @09:28AM Deutsche Bank Switches Off Text Messaging
Friday January 13, 2017 @04:15PM Facebook No Longer Clearly Labels Edited Posts
Friday January 13, 2017 @03:37PM Open Source Codec Encodes Voice Into Only 700 Bits Per Second
Friday January 13, 2017 @03:26PM Trump's Cyber Security Advisor Rudy Giuliani Runs Ancient, Utterly Hackable Website
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 @03:46PM Fingerprinting Methods Identify Users Across Different Browsers On the Same PC
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
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @10:14PM New FCC Report Says AT&T and Verizon Zero-Rating Violates Net Neutrality
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @05:15PM Buggy Domain Validation Forces GoDaddy To Revoke SSL Certificates
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:19PM Comcast Remains America's Most-Hated Company, Survey Finds
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @03:44PM Microsoft Anti-Porn Workers Sue Over PTSD
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @03:31PM JetBlue Giving All Passengers Free In-Flight 'Fly-Fi' High-Speed Wi-Fi
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @09:45PM Monopoly May Replace Iconic Pieces With Emoji Faces and Hashtags
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @03:59PM AT&T Imposes Another $5 Rate Hike On Grandfathered Unlimited Data Plans
Monday January 09, 2017 @07:45PM The End of Yahoo: Marissa Mayer To Resign; Yahoo To Change Its Name To Altaba
Monday January 09, 2017 @04:14PM Verizon Purges Unlimited Data Customers, Targets Those Using 200GB
Friday January 06, 2017 @04:24PM WikiLeaks Threatens To Publish Twitter Users' Personal Info
Friday January 06, 2017 @03:16PM T-Mobile Eliminates Cheaper Postpaid Plans, Sells 'Unlimited Data' Only
Friday January 06, 2017 @03:14PM AT&T and Time Warner Still Trying To Sidestep FCC Scrutiny of Merger
Thursday January 05, 2017 @09:59PM Norway To Become First Country To Switch Off FM Radio
Thursday January 05, 2017 @05:04PM Obama Administration Releases Searchable Archive of Social Media Posts
Thursday January 05, 2017 @04:59PM Ultrasound Tracking Could Be Used To Deanonymize Tor Users
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @03:33PM Astronomers Pinpoint Location of Mysterious Cosmic Radio Bursts
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @10:36AM AT&T Plans 5G Network Trial for DirecTV Customers
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @06:11PM Qualcomm Details Snapdragon 835 Processor
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @04:12PM Koolova Ransomware Decrypts For Free If You Read Two Articles About Ransomware
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @03:34PM Norton Announces Core, a Smart Router To Protect Domestic IoT Devices
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @03:14PM Linksys Latest Company To Unveil a Wi-Fi Mesh System
Sunday January 01, 2017 @04:26PM Work Emails After Hours Finally Banned in France
Saturday December 31, 2016 @11:35PM Verizon and AT&T Prepare to Bring 5G To (Select) Markets In 2017
Thursday December 29, 2016 @05:12PM Facebook Developing Copyright ID System To Stem Music Rights Infringement
Thursday December 29, 2016 @04:38PM Facebook Buys Data From Third-Party Brokers To Fill In User Profiles
Thursday December 29, 2016 @04:11PM Republicans Propose Bill To Impose Fines For Live-Streaming From House Floor
Thursday December 29, 2016 @03:34PM Amazon Patents Floating Airship Warehouse For Its Delivery Drones
Thursday December 29, 2016 @10:13AM 8,000 New US Jobs? Trump Takes Credit For Sprint, Startup Decisions
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @06:23PM Czech Republic Sets Up Counter-Terrorism Unit To Counter Fake News Threat
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @03:40PM North Korea's Android Tablet Takes a Screenshot Every Time You Open an App
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @08:20PM FDA Releases New Cybersecurity Guidelines For Medical Devices
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @04:27PM Millions of Websites Vulnerable Due To Security Bug In Popular PHP Script
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @03:19PM China Plans To Land Probes On Far Side of Moon, Mars By 2020
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @02:58PM T-Mobile Is Killing the Remaining Galaxy Note7 Units Today
Monday December 26, 2016 @09:07PM The Farmer Who Built Her Own Broadband
Saturday December 24, 2016 @12:32PM US Court Demands Documents On AT&T/Police Collaboration
Saturday December 24, 2016 @11:50AM US Congressional Committee Concludes Encryption Backdoors Won't Work
Friday December 23, 2016 @10:24PM Researchers Send Information Using a Single Particle of Light
Friday December 23, 2016 @05:57PM BitTorrent Live's 'Cable Killer' P2P Video App Finally Hits iOS
Friday December 23, 2016 @05:03PM Dutch Market Regulator Bans T-Mobile's 'Free' Streaming Music Service
Friday December 23, 2016 @04:38PM US Government Begins Asking Foreign Travelers About Social Media
Friday December 23, 2016 @04:24PM How Social Isolation Is Killing Us
Friday December 23, 2016 @03:52PM YouTube Views Are Down Across the Board, Analysis Says
Thursday December 22, 2016 @03:56PM Wikipedia Announces the Most Edited Articles of 2016
Thursday December 22, 2016 @03:40PM Congressional Report Claims Snowden In 'Contact With Russian Intelligence'
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @08:20PM Firefox Takes the Next Step Towards Rolling Out Multi-Process To Everyone
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @06:34PM NIST Asks Public For Help With Quantum-Proof Cryptography
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @06:11PM Hotbed of Cybercrime Activity Tracked Down To ISP In Region Where Russia Is Invading Ukraine
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @05:44PM Canada's CRTC Declares Broadband Internet Access a Basic Service
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 @12:40AM Crytek Closing Five Studios, Will Refocus On 'Premium IPs' and CryEngine
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @10:26PM Morgan Freeman To Voice Mark Zuckerberg's Jarvis
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @09:13PM Japan Successfully Launches Solid Fuel Rocket
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @07:31PM Using Multiple Social Networks May Lead To Depression and Anxiety, Says Study
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @05:52PM US Fails To Renegotiate Arms Control Rule For Hacking Tools
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @04:28PM AT&T Is Adding a Spam Filter For Phone Calls
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @03:49PM Russian Hackers Stole $5 Million Per Day From Advertisers With Bots and Fake Websites
Monday December 19, 2016 @05:17PM South Carolina Bill Wants To Put Porn Blocks On New Computers
Monday December 19, 2016 @04:02PM Facebook Messenger Launches 6-Screen Group Video Chat
Friday December 16, 2016 @10:46PM Germany Threatens To Fine Facebook Over Hate Speech
Friday December 16, 2016 @04:11PM Dropbox Kills Public Folders, Users Rebel
Friday December 16, 2016 @03:38PM YouTube Bans North Korea's State-Owned TV Channel
Friday December 16, 2016 @03:14PM AT&T, Verizon Tell FCC To Back Off On Net Neutrality Complaints
Friday December 16, 2016 @02:55PM T-Mobile Exempts AT&T's DirecTV Now Service From Data Caps
Thursday December 15, 2016 @04:10PM Businesses May No Longer Sue Customers Over Negative Reviews
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @06:42PM Newly Uncovered Site Suggests NSA Exploits For Direct Sale
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @03:03PM AT&T's DirecTV Now Plagued With Outages and Sports Blackouts
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @10:10PM Snowden: 'The Central Problem of the Future' Is Control of User Data
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @09:46PM UK 4G Coverage Worse Than In Romania and Peru, Watchdog Finds
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @06:58PM Microsoft Formally Introduces Zo, Its Latest AI-Powered Chatbot
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @06:29PM Google Publishes Eight National Security Letters
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @05:19PM A Typo Led To Podesta's Email Hack, Says Report
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 @12:03AM PwC Sends Legal Threats To Researchers Who Found Critical Security Flaw
Monday December 12, 2016 @07:31PM Google, Cuba Sign Deal Allowing Faster Access To Company's Data
Monday December 12, 2016 @04:50PM EFF: The Music Industry Shouldn't Be Able To Cut Off Your Internet Access
Monday December 12, 2016 @04:02PM Xbox One Games Arrive On Oculus Rift With New Streaming App
Monday December 12, 2016 @03:42PM First Version of Sandboxed Tor Browser Available
Monday December 12, 2016 @03:29PM Comcast Raises Controversial 'Broadcast TV' and 'Sports' Fees $48 Per Year
Monday December 12, 2016 @10:21AM Latest Microsoft Skype Preview Adds Real-Time Voice Translation For Phone Calls
Friday December 09, 2016 @09:10PM US Think Tank Wants To Regulate The Design of IoT Devices For Security Purposes
Friday December 09, 2016 @07:40PM Silly Putty Makes For Super-Sensitive Sensors
Friday December 09, 2016 @06:41PM Researchers Point Out 'Theoretical' Security Flaws In AMD's Upcoming Zen CPU
Friday December 09, 2016 @05:22PM Hillary Clinton Calls Fake News 'An Epidemic' With Real World Consequences
Friday December 09, 2016 @05:06PM AirPods Delay Attributed To Apple Ensuring Both Earpieces Receive Audio At Same Time
Friday December 09, 2016 @04:18PM Bose Launches 'Hearphones' That Act Like Hearing Aids
Friday December 09, 2016 @03:39PM DHS Tried To Breach Our Firewall, Says Georgia's Secretary of State
Friday December 09, 2016 @03:08PM Google Is Testing User Ratings For Movies, TV Within Search Results
Friday December 09, 2016 @02:26PM US Flight Regulators Consider Whether To Allow Or Bar In-flight Wi-Fi Calls
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 @07:22PM Google Now Lets Developers Write Apps For the Assistant On Google Home
Thursday December 08, 2016 @06:58PM Transportation Department Proposes Allowing In-Flight Phone Calls
Thursday December 08, 2016 @05:46PM US Presidential Election Was Most 'Talked About' Topic In 2016, Says Facebook
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:53PM Yik Yak Lays Off 60 Percent of Employees As Growth Collapses
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:40PM Watchdog Group Claims Smart Toys Are Spying On Kids
Thursday December 08, 2016 @09:06AM Microsoft Wants To Enable Cellular PCs, But Will Carriers Bite?
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @01:55PM Bluetooth 5 Is Here
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @06:54PM Weather Channel To Breitbart: Stop Citing Us To Spread Climate Skepticism
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @05:32PM Apple Launches Single Sign-On Service To Make Logging Into TV Apps Less Time-Consuming
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @05:15PM Former Samsung Engineers Build Smart Umbrella That Tells If It's Going To Rain
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @03:29PM T-Mobile CFO: Less Regulation, Repeal of Net Neutrality By Trump Would Be 'Positive For My Industry'
Monday December 05, 2016 @09:07PM YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Microsoft Will Create 'Hash' Database To Remove Extremist Content
Monday December 05, 2016 @08:58PM Facebook Begins Asking Users To Rate Articles' Use of 'Misleading Language'
Monday December 05, 2016 @06:42PM Fake News Prompts Gunman To 'Self-Investigate' Pizza Parlor
Monday December 05, 2016 @05:41PM Windows 10 'Home Hub' Is Microsoft's Response To Amazon Echo and Google Home
Monday December 05, 2016 @04:53PM Google Preparing 'Invisible ReCAPTCHA' System For No User Interaction
Monday December 05, 2016 @03:44PM Millions In US Still Living Life In Internet Slow Lane
Sunday December 04, 2016 @12:49PM Virginia Police Spent $500K For An Ineffective Cellphone Surveillance System
Friday December 02, 2016 @03:48PM Reuters Built An Algorithm That Can Identify Real News On Twitter
Friday December 02, 2016 @02:52PM FCC Calls Out AT&T, Verizon For 'Zero Rating' Their Own Video Apps
Thursday December 01, 2016 @11:16PM China Is Censoring People's Chats Without Them Even Knowing About It
Thursday December 01, 2016 @06:21PM International Authorities Take Down Massive 'Avalanche' Botnet, Sinkhole Over 800,000 Domains
Thursday December 01, 2016 @05:32PM French Man Sentenced To Two Years In Prison For Visiting Pro-ISIS Websites
Thursday December 01, 2016 @04:35PM 'Fatal' Flaws Found in Medical Implant Software
Thursday December 01, 2016 @12:42PM UK ISPs To Start Sending 'Piracy Alerts' Soon
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @07:46PM ULA Unveils Website That Lets You Price Out a Rocket 'Like Building a Car'
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @06:50PM Twitters Says It Will Ban Trump If He Breaks Hate-Speech Rules
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:56PM Firefox Zero-Day Can Be Used To Unmask Tor Browser Users
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:43PM Trump Appoints Third Net Neutrality Critic To FCC Advisory Team
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:28PM Reddit To Crack Down On Abuse By Punishing Hundreds of 'Toxic Users'
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @03:57PM No Man's Sky's Steam Page Didn't Mislead Gamers, Rules UK Ad Watchdog
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @05:42PM Muni System Hacker Hit Others By Scanning For Year-Old Java Vulnerability
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @05:05PM Facebook Is Bringing Games Like Pac-Man, Space Invaders To Messenger and Your News Feed
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @04:27PM It Will Soon Be Illegal To Punish Customers Who Criticize Businesses Online
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @09:32AM The UK Is About to Legalize Mass Surveillance [Update]
Monday November 28, 2016 @08:42PM NASA X-Ray Tech Could Enable Superfast Communication In Deep Space
Monday November 28, 2016 @08:10PM CNN Acquires Social-Video Startup Beme, Co-Founded By YouTube Star Casey Neistat
Monday November 28, 2016 @04:50PM AT&T Unveils DirecTV Now Streaming TV Service With Over 100 Channels
Monday November 28, 2016 @04:24PM EU's Law Enforcement Agency Closes 4,500 Websites Peddling Fake Brands
Sunday November 27, 2016 @08:49PM Newest Skype For Linux Enables SMS Text Messages From The Desktop
Friday November 25, 2016 @10:25PM Advertising Company AppNexus Bans Breitbart News Over Hate Speech
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 @05:28PM Microsoft Is Working On a New Design Language For Windows 10 Codenamed Project NEON
Friday November 25, 2016 @02:46PM Locky Ransomware Uses Decoy Image Files To Ambush Facebook, LinkedIn Accounts
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @06:38PM Nearly 40% of Americans Would Give Up Sex For Better Online Security, Survey Finds
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @04:50PM Telegram Launches Telegraph, An Anonymous Blogging Platform
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @02:42PM Google's AI Translation Tool Creates Its Own Secret Language
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @11:40PM WordPress Auto-Update Server Had Flaw Allowing Persistent Backdoors In Websites
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @08:44PM Google Will Tell You How Crowded Places Are In Real Time
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @06:39PM Facebook Said To Create Censorship Tool To Get Back Into China
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:32PM Google Search Results Have Liberal Bias, Study Finds
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:09PM Tor-Enabled Smartphone Is Antidote To Google 'Hostility' Over Android, Says Developer
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @04:32PM Hacker Explains How He Hacked Into Tel Aviv's Public Wi-Fi Network In Three Days
Monday November 21, 2016 @11:47PM 'ClickClickClick' Site Reveals How Much Browsers Know About Your Online Behavior
Monday November 21, 2016 @05:55PM Trump Names Two Opponents of Net Neutrality To Oversee FCC Transition Team
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:46PM 4K Netflix Arrives On Windows 10, But Only Via Microsoft's Edge Browser
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:24PM Instagram Launches Disappearing Live Video and Messages
Friday November 18, 2016 @07:27PM Intel Lays Roadmap For 100-Fold AI Performance Boost With Nervana and Knights
Friday November 18, 2016 @05:58PM Major Cyberlocker EX.UA To Shut Down Amid Police Crackdown
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
Friday November 18, 2016 @02:27PM Apple's Chip Choices May Leave Some iPhone Users in Slow Lane
Friday November 18, 2016 @12:40PM Data Breach at Three Mobile, Customer Details of Millions Exposed
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:35PM Music Torrent Site What.CD Has Been Shut Down
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:06PM New Chrome Extension Automatically Negotiates With Comcast For Rate Discounts
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:48PM Mozilla Launches Firefox Focus, a Stripped-Down Private Browser For iOS
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:17PM AOL To Cut 500 Workers To Narrow Focus On Mobile, Video
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @08:01PM SpaceX Files FCC Application For Internet Access Network With 4,425 Satellites
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @06:49PM A $5 Tool Called PoisonTap Can Hack Your Locked Computer In One Minute
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @04:42PM Facebook Users Interacted Most With Articles From Fox News, CNN and Breitbart In Month Leading Up To Nov 10
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @04:34PM Police Raid Pirate Site, Seize 60 Servers Following MPAA Complaint
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @10:14AM Smaller ISPs Have Happier Customers, UK Based Study Says
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @05:33PM Cybersecurity CEO Gets Fired After Threatening To Kill Trump On Facebook
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @05:12PM Comcast Takes $70 Gigabit Offer Away From Cities Near Chicago
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @04:50PM Cryptsetup Vulnerability Grants Root Shell Access On Some Linux Systems
Monday November 14, 2016 @11:18PM US Internet Firms Ask Trump To Support Encryption, Ease Regulations
Monday November 14, 2016 @07:06PM Google To Prohibit Fake News Websites From Using Its Ad-Selling Software
Monday November 14, 2016 @05:51PM Shazam Keeps Your Mac's Microphone Always On, Even When You Turn It Off
Monday November 14, 2016 @03:56PM Google Surfaces Fake News About Election Results
Friday November 11, 2016 @11:15PM Re-Discovering The 'Lost Civilization' of Dial-Up BBS's
Friday November 11, 2016 @10:21PM HTC Vive Goes Wireless
Friday November 11, 2016 @09:53PM Atlas V Rocket Launches Sharp-Eyed Earth-Observing Satellite
Friday November 11, 2016 @06:36PM Facebook Bug Tells Users They Are Dead
Friday November 11, 2016 @04:38PM FBI Operated 23 Tor-Hidden Child Porn Sites, Deployed Malware From Them
Friday November 11, 2016 @12:50PM AT&T Will Offer a Lower-Quality Video Option But Without a Discount
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:53PM Browser Use On Mobile Devices Exceeds PC Browsing Worldwide: StatCounter
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:18PM How President Trump Could Destroy Net Neutrality
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:00PM China Launches World's First Pulsar Navigation Satellite
Thursday November 10, 2016 @03:52PM Instagram Brings Mentions, Links, and Boomerang To Stories
Thursday November 10, 2016 @11:09AM Facebook Achieves 20Gbps Data Rate Over MMW Radio Spectrum
Thursday November 10, 2016 @09:39AM Trump Victory Clouds Outlook for Time Warner-AT&T, Other Mergers
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:04PM Donald Trump Won Because of Facebook
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @04:42PM Google Safe Browsing Adds 'Repeat Offender' Category
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @10:52AM Telco CEO: Consumers Have 'Double Standards' Over Data Privacy
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @03:16AM Donald Trump Wins US Presidency
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @12:35AM Google Is Making Android Auto Available In Any Car
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @09:05PM Apple Now Sells Refurbished iPhones
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @05:03PM 4chan May Have Brought Down Pro-Clinton Phone Lines Before Election Day
Monday November 07, 2016 @06:19PM Facebook Threatens LinkedIn With Job Opening Features
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:35PM Facebook Users Sue Over Alleged Racial Discrimination In Housing, Job Ads