Slashdot Items Tagged "communications"

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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
Monday November 07, 2016 @04:33PM Gmail's iPhone App Now Has 'Undo Send' and Faster Search
Monday November 07, 2016 @04:04PM Unsealed Court Docs Show FBI Used Malware Like 'A Grenade'
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:49PM Google Will Display Election Results As Soon As Polls Close
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:29PM New Tesla Buyers Will Have To Pay To Use Superchargers
Monday November 07, 2016 @12:45PM DirecTV Now Leak Reveals Channels, Promotions of AT&T's Upcoming TV Service
Friday November 04, 2016 @05:45PM Turkey Doubles Down On Censorship With Block On VPNs, Tor
Friday November 04, 2016 @05:12PM Why a Theoretical Physicist Wants All State Bills To Be Online Before Final Vote
Friday November 04, 2016 @04:53PM The DNC Has Told FBI It Found Evidence Its Headquarters Was Bugged
Friday November 04, 2016 @04:31PM Munich Court To Try Facebook's Zuckerberg For Inciting Hatred
Friday November 04, 2016 @03:53PM Samsung Is Cutting the Note 7's Access To Mobile Networks In New Zealand
Friday November 04, 2016 @01:55PM Man Who Named His Wi-Fi SSID 'Daesh 21' Prosecuted Under French Anti-Terror Law
Thursday November 03, 2016 @05:18PM Judge Refuses To Block New York 'Ballot Selfie' Law
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @06:12PM Newly Published WikiLeaks Emails Show Clinton Campaign Communicated With State Department
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @04:29PM Facebook Deletes Music Piracy Groups Following Complaints
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @03:21PM Chipmaker Broadcom To Buy Network Gear Maker Brocade For $5.5 Billion
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @01:43PM On Wall Street, a High-Ranking Few Still Avoid Email
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @04:05PM Instagram's New Shoppable Photos Are a Glimpse At Its E-Commerce Future
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @03:55PM Trump Organization Owns More Than 3,600 Domain Names, Many of Which Bash Trump
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @03:17PM Google Joins Mozilla and Apple In Distrusting WoSign and StartCom Certificates
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @09:59AM The AT&T-Time Warner Merger Must Be Stopped
Monday October 31, 2016 @08:09PM Computer Scientists Believe a Trump Server Was Communicating With a Russian Bank
Monday October 31, 2016 @07:03PM Google's Schmidt Drew Up Draft Plan For Clinton In 2014
Monday October 31, 2016 @05:38PM Cable TV Price Increases Have Beaten Inflation Every Single Year For 20 Years
Monday October 31, 2016 @03:37PM AT&T Falsely Claimed Pro-Google Fiber Rule Is Invalid, FCC Says
Monday October 31, 2016 @10:54AM CenturyLink To Buy Level 3 For $34 Billion, Create a More Formidable Competitor To AT&T
Saturday October 29, 2016 @03:19PM Police Used Cell Tower Logs To Text 7,500 Possible Crime Witnesses
Saturday October 29, 2016 @02:00PM 'Robocall Strike Force' Proposal Could Stop Caller ID Spoofing
Friday October 28, 2016 @03:52PM City ISP Makes Broadband Free Because State Law Prohibits Selling Access
Friday October 28, 2016 @03:32PM Facebook Lets Advertisers Exclude Users By Race
Friday October 28, 2016 @12:58AM Pornhub Offers To Buy Vine Because 'Six Seconds Is More Than Enough'
Thursday October 27, 2016 @05:43PM Feds Charge 61 People In Indian-Based IRS Phone Scam Case
Thursday October 27, 2016 @04:35PM Lawsuit Seeks To Block New York Ban On 'Ballot Selfies'
Thursday October 27, 2016 @03:57PM A Radiologist Has the Fastest Home Internet In the US
Thursday October 27, 2016 @03:13PM FCC Imposes ISP Privacy Rules and Takes Aim At Mandatory Arbitration
Thursday October 27, 2016 @12:41AM Hotel CEO Openly Celebrates Higher Prices After Anti-Airbnb Law Passes
Thursday October 27, 2016 @12:29AM WhatsApp Is Rolling Out Video Calls On Its Android App
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @04:24PM 176 Original Emojis Join Van Gogh and Picasso At Museum of Modern Art
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @03:34PM Comcast Sues Nashville To Halt Rules That Give Google Fiber Faster Access To Utility Poles
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @03:09PM Dyn DNS DDoS Likely The Work of Script Kiddies, Says FlashPoint
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @08:21PM Google Fiber Pauses Operations, CEO Leaves, and About 9 Percent of Staff Is Being Let Go
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @04:17PM Yahoo Scanning Order Unlikely To Be Made Public: Reuters
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:50PM Benchmark Battle October 2016: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:30PM Apple Has Created 'Detailed Mockups' of iMessage For Android
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:01PM The Phone Hackers At Cellebrite Have Had Their Firmware Leaked Online
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @12:54PM AT&T Is Spying on Americans For Profit, New Documents Reveal
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @01:04AM Latest WikiLeaks Reveal Suggests Facebook Is Too Close For Comfort With Clinton
Monday October 24, 2016 @08:34PM Twitter Plans To Cut About 300 Jobs As Soon As This Week: Bloomberg
Monday October 24, 2016 @06:39PM Consumer Reports Ranks Tesla Model X Near Bottom For Reliability
Monday October 24, 2016 @05:56PM People Like Netflix's Original Content More Than Its Other Content: AllFlicks
Monday October 24, 2016 @04:05PM Study Finds Little Lies Lead To Bigger Ones
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:40PM Electronic Surveillance Up 500% In DC Area Since 2011, Almost All Sealed Cases
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:03PM New York Times Buys The Wirecutter For $30 Million
Sunday October 23, 2016 @09:57PM A New Attack Allows Intercepting Or Blocking Of Every LTE Phone Call And Text
Friday October 21, 2016 @11:33PM Google Has Quietly Dropped Ban On Personally Identifiable Web Tracking
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:29PM Cisco Develops System To Automatically Cut-Off Pirate Video Streams
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:06PM WikiLeaks To Its Supporters: 'Stop Taking Down the US Internet, You Proved Your Point'
Friday October 21, 2016 @05:34PM Facebook Employees Tried To Remove Trump Posts As Hate Speech
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:39PM Mirai and Bashlight Join Forces Against DNS Provider Dyn
Friday October 21, 2016 @03:14PM Russians Seek Answers To Central Moscow GPS Anomaly
Friday October 21, 2016 @02:49PM 43 Million Weebly and 22 Million Foursquare Accounts Stolen
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:00AM AT&T Considers Buying Time Warner
Thursday October 20, 2016 @11:10PM Nurses In Australia Face Punishment For Promoting Anti-Vaccination Messages Via Social Media
Thursday October 20, 2016 @10:47PM Facebook Bans Animated Breast Cancer Awareness Video Showing Circle-Shaped Breasts
Thursday October 20, 2016 @06:59PM iPhone 7 Plus Qualcomm LTE Modem Significantly Outperforms Intel LTE Modem, Study Finds
Thursday October 20, 2016 @05:55PM Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Thinks Space Can Be the New Internet
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:16PM KickassTorrents Lawyer: 'Torrent Sites Do Not Violate Criminal Copyright Laws'
Thursday October 20, 2016 @03:11PM How Hackers Broke Into John Podesta and Colin Powell's Gmail Accounts
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @07:31PM All Tesla Vehicles Being Produced Now Have Full Self-Driving Hardware
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @06:18PM Hillary Clinton's Campaign Creates Way To Make Money From Donald Trump's Tweets
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:00PM Google To Launch Streaming TV Service In Early 2017
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @03:38PM Mark Zuckerberg Defends Peter Thiel's Trump Ties In Internal Memo
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @10:37AM T-Mobile Fined $48 Million By FCC For Mischaracterizing 'Unlimited' Plan and Throttling Users' Data
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @05:48PM 'Cultlike' Devotion: Apple Once Refused To Join Open Compute Project, So Their Entire Networking Team Quit
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @04:22PM Samsung Hit With Class Action Lawsuit Over Exploding Galaxy Note 7
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @04:03PM Plaintiffs From Seven States Sue Comcast For Misleading, Hidden Fees
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @03:47PM Patriots Coach Bill Belichick on Microsoft Surface: 'I Just Can't Take It Anymore'
Monday October 17, 2016 @06:20PM Anti-Defamation League and Pepe the Frog's Creator Are Teaming Up To Save Pepe From Hate-Symbol Status
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:52PM It's Entirely Reasonable For Police To Swipe a Suspicious Gift Card, Says Court
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:02PM WikiLeaks: Ecuador Cut Off Assange's Internet Access
Monday October 17, 2016 @03:40PM Hackers Steal Credit Card Data From Visitors of US Senate GOP Committee Website
Monday October 17, 2016 @03:20PM Ethiopia's State of Emergency Makes Posting To Facebook a Crime
Monday October 17, 2016 @02:02PM FTC Says It May Be Unable To Regulate Comcast, Google, and Verizon
Saturday October 15, 2016 @06:53AM Verizon Is Now Selling Unlimited Data In 30-Minute Increments
Friday October 14, 2016 @08:13PM Netflix Is 12x As Popular As Its Streaming Competitors Among Younger Viewers, Says Survey
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:51PM Top Democrats Request FBI Investigation of Trump Campaign Ties To Russia Over Hacking
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:25PM Smartphones Are 'Contaminating' Family Life, Study Suggests
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:03PM Non-Cable Internet Providers Offer Faster Speeds To the Wealthy
Friday October 14, 2016 @04:20PM Hackers Hit 6,000 Sites On Active 18-Month Carding Spree
Friday October 14, 2016 @03:55PM Shadow Warrior 2 Developers Say DRM Is a Waste of Time
Friday October 14, 2016 @03:29PM Yahoo Dodges Questions On Hacking, Verizon Deal By Canceling Earnings Call
Thursday October 13, 2016 @11:42PM DHS Warns of Mirai Botnet Threat To Cellular Modems
Thursday October 13, 2016 @07:44PM Ken Bone May Have Violated FTC Guidelines With Uber Tweet
Thursday October 13, 2016 @06:44PM Google News Introduces Fact Check Feature -- Just In Time For the US Election
Thursday October 13, 2016 @06:06PM Google Creates AI Program That Uses Reasoning To Navigate the London Tube
Thursday October 13, 2016 @05:47PM Samsung Will Credit You $100 If You Exchange Your Note 7 For Another Samsung Phone
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:25PM 4Chan Hackers Claim To Have Remotely Wiped John Podesta's iPhone and iPad
Thursday October 13, 2016 @12:10AM Chrome 54 Arrives With YouTube Flash Embed Rewriting To HTML5
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @06:34PM Doctors Perform Better Than Internet Or App-Based Symptoms Checkers, Says Study
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @05:06PM Yahoo Patents Smart Billboard That Would Deliver Targeted Ads To Passersby or Motorists
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @03:39PM Senator Wants Nationwide, All-Mail Voting To Counter Election Hacks
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @10:44AM Verizon, AT&T Made $600 Million in Overage Fees Alone in 2016
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:37PM Viewers Only Watch 10% of Pay-TV Channels: Nielsen
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @02:54PM Sprint To Provide 1 Million Students With Free Internet, Mobile Devices
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @01:21PM Comcast Fined $2.3 Million by FCC For 'Negative Option Billing' Practices
Monday October 10, 2016 @04:42PM Yahoo Disables Automatic Email Forwarding Feature, Making It Difficult For Users To Leave
Monday October 10, 2016 @04:20PM Cyanogen Gets a New CEO, Shifts Away From Selling a Full Mobile Operating System
Monday October 10, 2016 @03:53PM Facebook Launches 'Workplace' So You Can Use Facebook At Work For Work
Monday October 10, 2016 @03:33PM Google Hires Joke Writers From Pixar and The Onion To Make Assistant More Personable
Monday October 10, 2016 @12:03PM Skype For Linux Adds 'Experimental' Video Calls, Disables Some Alpha Versions
Saturday October 08, 2016 @08:13PM When Her Best Friend Died, She Rebuilt Him Using Artificial Intelligence
Friday October 07, 2016 @10:49PM AT&T Considers Stopping All Samsung Note 7 Sales
Friday October 07, 2016 @06:12PM Baltimore Police Took 1 Million Surveillance Photos of City
Thursday October 06, 2016 @10:55PM Verizon Wants $1 Billion Discount On Yahoo Deal After Reports of Hacking, Email Scanning
Thursday October 06, 2016 @07:04PM Comcast Rolls Out Nationwide 1TB Data Cap
Thursday October 06, 2016 @06:48PM Apes Can Guess What Others Are Thinking -- Just Like Humans, Study Finds
Thursday October 06, 2016 @06:29PM FCC Proposal: Internet Providers Must Ask To Share Your Data
Thursday October 06, 2016 @04:42PM New York To Test Facial Recognition Cameras At 'Crossing Points'