Slashdot Items Tagged "uk"

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Saturday December 03, 2016 @03:34PM UK Health Secretary Urges Social Media Companies To Block Cyberbullying And Underaged Sexting
Saturday December 03, 2016 @11:36AM Encryption Backdoor Sneaks Into UK Law
Friday December 02, 2016 @10:33AM Law enforcement goes low tech against encryption
Friday December 02, 2016 @10:15AM UK Homes Lose Internet Access After Cyber-Attack
Thursday December 01, 2016 @12:42PM UK ISPs To Start Sending 'Piracy Alerts' Soon
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @07:18PM British Film Institute To Digitize 100,000 Old TV Shows Before They Disappear
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @03:57PM No Man's Sky's Steam Page Didn't Mislead Gamers, Rules UK Ad Watchdog
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @11:54AM Backdoor encryption sneaks into UK law
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @09:32AM The UK Is About to Legalize Mass Surveillance [Update]
Monday November 28, 2016 @05:53PM Scientists Turn Nuclear Waste Into Diamond Batteries
Sunday November 27, 2016 @11:30PM 48 Organizations Now Have Access To Every Brit's Browsing Hstory
Saturday November 26, 2016 @05:06PM Black Friday Protest Sites Included An Amazon Warehouse
Friday November 25, 2016 @07:05AM Police in UK Warn About Dating Apps After Serial Killer Conviction
Friday November 25, 2016 @07:01AM UK Revises Safe Flying Drone Code
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @09:34AM UK Plans To Censor Online Videos Of 'Non-Conventional' Sex Acts
Sunday November 20, 2016 @01:07PM London's Mayor Wants Volkswagen To Pay $3 Million In Lost Tolls
Friday November 18, 2016 @12:40PM Data Breach at Three Mobile, Customer Details of Millions Exposed
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:34PM German Minister: Facebook Should Be Treated Like a Media Company Rather Than a Technology Platform
Thursday November 17, 2016 @11:04AM Britain Has Passed the 'Most Extreme Surveillance Law Ever Passed in a Democracy'
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @07:04PM Royal Navy Giving Up Anti-Ship Missiles, Will Rely On Cannons For Naval Combat
Monday November 14, 2016 @09:23AM The NHS's 1.2 Million Employees Are Trapped in a 'Reply-All' Email Thread
Friday November 11, 2016 @02:11PM UK Bookstores Found Selling Banned US Bomb-Making Handbooks
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @10:38AM Teachers 'Unwittingly' Spying On School Children With Surveillance Software
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:29PM UK Privacy Watchdog Says Facebook Agrees To Suspend Using WhatsApp Users' Data
Friday November 04, 2016 @03:12PM Self-Drive Delivery Van Can Be 'Built in Four Hours'
Thursday November 03, 2016 @10:08AM UK Government Wants Prisons Geoblocked By Drone Manufacturers
Thursday November 03, 2016 @07:38AM UK's Brexit Cannot Pass Without Parliament Approval
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @03:02PM Computer Virus Attack Forces Hospitals To Cancel Operations, Shut Down Systems
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @11:17AM UK Auto Insurer Will Use Facebook Data To Set Premium
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @08:59AM UK Government Vows To Sink $2.3 Billion Into New Cybersecurity Plan
Monday October 31, 2016 @06:21PM Uber Drivers Are Company Employees Not Self-Employed Contractors, Rules British Court
Friday October 28, 2016 @03:46PM Uber Loses Right To Classify UK Drivers as Self-Employed
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @08:36PM Russia Unveils 'Satan 2' Missile Powerful Enough To 'Wipe Out UK, France Or Texas'
Saturday October 22, 2016 @10:10PM A British Supercomputer Can Predict Winter Weather a Year In Advance
Friday October 21, 2016 @10:46AM UK Government Proposes Minimum 10Mbps Broadband For Poor
Thursday October 20, 2016 @03:27PM US Army 'Will Have More Robot Soldiers Than Humans' By 2025, Says Former British Spy
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:30PM BBC Micro Bit Mini-Computer To Expand Internationally With New Hardware
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @10:06AM Americans Work 25% More Than Europeans, Study Finds
Monday October 17, 2016 @12:30PM Russia Today: NatWest To Close Russian Channel's UK Bank Accounts
Monday October 17, 2016 @11:08AM UK Security Agencies Unlawfully Collected Data For 17 Years, Court Rules
Monday October 17, 2016 @10:38AM UK Police Begins Deployment of 22,000 Police Body Cameras
Monday October 17, 2016 @09:31AM London Insists on English Requirement For Private Hire Drivers
Saturday October 15, 2016 @09:54PM Accused British 'Flash Crash' Stock Trader To Be Extradited To The US
Monday October 10, 2016 @05:03PM UK Is Banning Apple Watch From Cabinet Meetings Over Russian Hacking Fears
Monday October 10, 2016 @12:03PM Is Britain Secretly Funding Its Nuclear Submarine Program?
Monday October 10, 2016 @08:08AM UK's Chief Troll Hunter Targets Doxxing, Virtual Mobbing, and Nasty Images
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @11:59PM The UK's Largest Sperm Bank Is Now An App
Monday September 26, 2016 @10:16AM UK's Top Police Warn That Modding Games May Turn Kids into Hackers
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:22PM UK Standards Body Issues Official Guidance On Robot Ethics
Saturday September 17, 2016 @11:36PM Microsoft Will Close Its Skype Office in London, Nearly 400 Jobs To Be Impacted
Friday September 16, 2016 @06:54PM Alleged Hacker Lauri Love To Be Extradited To US
Thursday September 15, 2016 @08:53PM 28 Years A Smeghead: Red Dwarf Is Coming Back
Sunday September 11, 2016 @08:03AM EU Finance Ministers Line Up Behind $21B Tax Ruling Against Apple
Sunday September 11, 2016 @02:07AM DNA Confirms Cause of 1665 London's Great Plague
Saturday September 10, 2016 @06:39PM Arrests Made After Group Hacks CIA Director's AOL Account
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @04:23PM New Snowden Leaks Reveal More About NSA Satellite Eavesdropping
Monday September 05, 2016 @05:15PM SoftBank Completes $31 Billion Acquisition of ARM
Monday September 05, 2016 @12:31PM Japan Goes Public With Brexit Demands, Says Data Flow Deals Must Be Protected
Friday August 26, 2016 @03:18PM British Companies Are Selling Advanced Spy Tech To Authoritarian Regimes
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @09:18PM China To UK: 'Golden' Ties At Crucial Juncture Over Nuclear Delay
Monday August 08, 2016 @04:53PM UK Copyright Extension On Designed Objects Is 'Direct Assault' On 3D Printing
Saturday August 06, 2016 @10:18AM Myths Persist About Running Public Wi-Fi in the UK
Friday August 05, 2016 @11:34PM BBC To Deploy Detection Vans To Snoop On Internet Users
Friday August 05, 2016 @02:00PM Challenge Over UK Bulk Hacking Powers Taken To European Court of Human Rights
Sunday July 31, 2016 @11:37PM British Newspaper Fooled By Online Harry Potter/Pokemon Go Hoax
Sunday July 31, 2016 @08:06PM Britain's Scientists Are 'Freaking Out' Over Brexit
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @03:51PM Amazon Debuts a Dedicated Shop For Kickstarter Products
Monday July 25, 2016 @07:02PM Amazon Partners With UK Government To Test Drone Deliveries
Sunday July 24, 2016 @02:56PM Yahoo Ordered to Show How It Recovered 'Deleted' Emails
Saturday July 23, 2016 @07:10PM UK Cybersecurity Executives Plead Guilty To Hacking A Rival Firm
Friday July 22, 2016 @03:10PM MasterCard Is Buying the Core of the British Payments Infrastructure
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @02:18PM UK 'Emergency' Bulk Data Slurp Permissible In Pursuit Of 'Serious Crime'
Saturday July 16, 2016 @11:41AM Robotic Exoskeletons May Become Skintight Suits
Friday July 15, 2016 @03:30PM Cybercrime Overtakes Traditional Crime In UK, Says Report
Friday July 15, 2016 @10:20AM Sir Tim Berners-Lee Makes a Last-Minute Plea To Save Net Neutrality in Europe
Friday July 15, 2016 @09:38AM UK Gov Says New Home Sec Will Have Powers To Ban End-to-end Encryption
Thursday July 14, 2016 @06:28PM Theresa May Reshuffles Cabinet, Warns Amazon and Google of Power Shift
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @07:16PM Theresa May Becomes UK's 'Spy Queen' and New Prime Minister
Saturday July 09, 2016 @02:49PM Carrying A Gun-Shaped iPhone 'Makes It Much Less Likely You'll Catch Your Plane'
Saturday July 09, 2016 @10:44AM Brexit: Government Rejects Petition Signed By 4.1 Million Calling For Second EU Referendum
Saturday July 09, 2016 @05:22AM Wannabe Prime Minister Andrea Leadsom Thinks Websites Should Be Rated Like Films
Friday July 08, 2016 @10:56PM UK Proposes Mandatory Age Verification For Porn Sites
Thursday July 07, 2016 @02:19PM UK ISP Sky Is About To Start Censoring the Web For All of Its Customers
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @03:19PM UK Bill Introduces 10 Year Prison Sentence for Online Pirates
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @02:42AM UK Police Accessed Civilian Data For Fun and Profit, Says Report
Sunday July 03, 2016 @03:48AM Rolling Drone Delivery Robots Have Arrived
Saturday July 02, 2016 @10:40PM UN Council: Seriously, Nations, Stop Switching Off the Internet!
Saturday July 02, 2016 @05:05PM Will Brexit Hurt International Cyber-Security?
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @04:29PM UK Has Fastest Mobile Internet While US Lags Behind, Says Report
Sunday June 26, 2016 @05:47PM Religious Hacker Defaces 111 Escort Sites
Sunday June 26, 2016 @10:20AM Brexit Will Have a Disastrous Effect: Tech Companies Will Feel the Pain
Saturday June 25, 2016 @11:33AM Web Petition For 2nd EU Referendum Draws Huge Interest
Saturday June 25, 2016 @11:32AM UK Tech Sector Reacts To Brexit: Some Anticipate Slow Down, Some Contemplate Relocation
Friday June 24, 2016 @12:23PM In the Aftermath Of Brexit, Brits Google About Irish Passport, Meaning Of EU, and Why it All Happened
Friday June 24, 2016 @04:35AM BBC: UK Votes To Leave The European Union
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @07:41PM Australian 'Bitcoin Founder' Quietly Bidding For Patent Empire
Friday June 17, 2016 @11:21AM Non-US Encryption Is 'Theoretical', Claims CIA Chief In Backdoor Debate
Thursday June 09, 2016 @10:24PM British Startup Strip Mines Renters' Private Social Media For Landlords
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @04:22PM UK Snooper's Charter, AKA The Investigatory Powers Bill, Passes Through Commons
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @03:35PM Report: People Are Spending Much Less Time On Social Media
Monday June 06, 2016 @10:17AM Why UK's Government Digital Service Decided To Ditch Apps
Friday June 03, 2016 @06:23PM UK Risks Over-Blocking Content Online, Warns Human Rights Watchdog
Friday June 03, 2016 @11:41AM UK Gov't Creating Secret Mega Database On Citizens Without Informing Parliament
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @10:48AM BBC Micro:Bit Learn-To-Code Device Up For Public Pre-Order In UK
Monday May 30, 2016 @04:04PM Stephen Hawking Calls Trump A 'Demagogue' Who Appeals 'To The Lowest Common Denominator'
Sunday May 29, 2016 @10:31PM WWII Code-Breaker Dies At Age 95
Sunday May 29, 2016 @11:27AM Mugger Arrested After Victim Spots Him On Facebook's 'People You May Know'
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @04:02PM Elderly Use More Secure Passwords Than Millennials, Says Report
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @02:32PM British Hacker Love Wins Court Battle Over Encryption Keys
Friday May 06, 2016 @03:51PM 'Boaty McBoatface' Polar Ship Named After Attenborough Despite Less Votes
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @11:24AM Taking a 'Gap Year' Before College Is a British Tradition That's Becoming a Big Trend In The US
Sunday April 24, 2016 @12:05PM British Astronaut Competes in London Marathon from ISS
Friday April 22, 2016 @03:38PM Apple Should Pay More Tax, Says Co-Founder Wozniak
Friday April 22, 2016 @10:05AM Drone Believed To Have Hit British Airways Flight 'May Have Been a Plastic Bag'
Friday April 22, 2016 @08:21AM UK Intel Agencies Have Been Spying on Millions of People 'Of No Security Interest' Since 1990s
Sunday April 17, 2016 @06:50PM Jet Strikes Drone Near Heathrow Airport
Friday April 15, 2016 @09:08AM Phorm, the Deep Packet Inspection Ad-Injector Company, Ceases Trading
Thursday April 14, 2016 @03:05PM Whistleblowers Fear Prosecution Under New European Trade Secrets Law
Saturday April 09, 2016 @06:00PM Childbirth Charity Hack Leaks 15,000 Expectant Parents Data
Friday April 08, 2016 @03:22PM NASA: Global Warming Is Now Changing How Earth Wobbles
Thursday April 07, 2016 @06:49PM Fallout 4 Wins Best Game At Bafta Awards
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @07:35PM Christie's Set To Auction Space Rocks For Out Of This World Prices
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @03:14PM Snowden Ridicules David Cameron For Defending 'Private' Matter of Panama Papers Leak
Sunday April 03, 2016 @09:20AM The Spread of Ignorance
Saturday April 02, 2016 @03:40PM Amateur Scientist Builds Thermite Grenade Cannon
Saturday March 26, 2016 @05:43PM Researchers Prove Shakespeare's Skull Probably Isn't In His Grave
Saturday March 26, 2016 @09:00AM Jason Bradbury Believes Coding Lessons In Schools Are a Waste of Time
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:48PM 'Flash Crash' Trader Navinder Sarao Faces US Extradition
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:18PM UK Man Faces Prison For Circumventing UK's Pirate Site Blockade
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @01:31AM One Million School Children To Get Free BBC Micro:bit Computers
Sunday March 20, 2016 @06:20PM Autism Associated With Shorter Lifespan, According To UK Charity Study
Friday March 18, 2016 @01:36PM Bank of England Teams With New UK Cybersecurity Body
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @08:58AM RBS Cuts Hundreds of Jobs As FCA Approves 'Robo-Advisers'
Friday March 11, 2016 @09:28AM Stephen Hawking and 150 Royal Society Scientists: Brexit Disaster For UK
Thursday March 10, 2016 @01:02PM Bank of England Looks Into 'Centralized' Bitcoin Alternative, RSCoin
Monday March 07, 2016 @12:22PM Sweeping Changes At Microsoft Studios Kill Lionhead Studios and Fable
Sunday March 06, 2016 @08:49PM High-Tech 'Bazooka' Fires a Net To Take Down Drones
Friday March 04, 2016 @10:37AM Government To Bring Forward Law To Close BBC 'iPlayer Loophole'
Thursday March 03, 2016 @09:36AM 'Moth Eye' Graphene Breakthrough Could Create Indoor Solar Cells
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @11:51AM UK Gov't Launches Anti-Adblocking Initiative, Compares It To Piracy
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @10:13AM UK Snooper's Charter To Extend Police Access To Phone and Internet Data
Saturday February 27, 2016 @02:57PM Scientists Plot Sea Levels Using GPS Satellites
Saturday February 27, 2016 @09:21AM Raspberry Pi 3 Brings Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
Thursday February 25, 2016 @07:12PM Google DeepMind Applies AI To Healthcare With NHS Partnership
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @02:34PM France Seeking $1.76 Billion In Back Taxes From Google
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @10:19AM Thanks To Encryption, UK Efforts To Block Torrent Sites Are Pointless
Monday February 22, 2016 @12:58PM A 19-Year-Old Made A Free Robot Lawyer That Has Appealed $3M In Parking Tickets
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @06:43PM UK Company Riversimple Plans a Fuel-Sipping Hydrogen Car
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @10:17AM End of an Era As Pioneering BBC3 Becomes an Online-Only Station
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @02:58AM UK Gov't Launches Public Consultation On Porn-Site Age Checks
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @02:46AM Australian Foreign Affairs Says UN Assange Ruling Not Binding
Monday February 15, 2016 @12:31PM 'The Room Had Started To Smell. Really Quite Bad': Stephen Fry Exits Twitter
Sunday February 14, 2016 @10:59AM UK Scientists Designing Cement To Safely Store Nuclear Waste For 100,000 Years
Saturday February 13, 2016 @12:05AM BT Announces Free Service To Screen Nuisance Callers
Friday February 12, 2016 @09:11PM Ransomware Hits UK Website, Defaces Homepage
Friday February 12, 2016 @01:54PM UK GHCQ Is Allowed To Hack
Friday February 12, 2016 @11:50AM UK GHCQ is allowed to hack
Friday February 12, 2016 @09:11AM UCL Scientists Push 1.125Tbps Through a Single Coherent Optical Receiver
Friday February 12, 2016 @03:30AM Google Settles Decade-Long Tax Dispute In UK
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @12:45AM Are Roads Safer With No Central White Lines?
Friday February 05, 2016 @09:57AM UK Wants Authority To Serve Warrants In U.S.
Thursday February 04, 2016 @12:55AM Julian Assange May Surrender To British Police On Friday
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @10:56PM Journalist Claims Secret US Flight 'To Capture Snowden' Overflew Scottish Airspace
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @04:55PM Morgan, Maker of Classic Handmade Sports Cars, Is Going Electric
Monday February 01, 2016 @04:42PM Jaguar Land Rover To Test Autonomous Cars In 'Living Lab'
Monday February 01, 2016 @01:16PM U.K. Researcher Receives Permission To Edit Genes In Human Embryos
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @12:38PM Filmmaker Forces Censors To Watch 10-Hour Movie of Paint Drying
Saturday January 23, 2016 @01:33AM Google Agrees To Pay 130M UK Pounds (~ $185M) In Back Taxes
Monday January 11, 2016 @08:07AM UK Cuts Men's Recommended Weekly Alcohol To 14 Units
Saturday January 09, 2016 @10:28AM WW2 Hero Who Captured Enigma For Allies Has Died
Thursday January 07, 2016 @08:32AM Astronaut Tim Peake Calls the Wrong Number From Space
Monday December 21, 2015 @03:31PM UK Police Busts Karaoke 'Gang' For Sharing Songs You Can't Buy
Friday December 18, 2015 @08:12AM 'Hybrid' Logic Gate For Quantum Computers Demonstrated
Thursday December 17, 2015 @10:12AM EE Recalls All Power Bar Chargers Over Fire Safety Risk
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @09:27AM 21-Year-Old British Man Arrested In Connection With VTech Hack
Saturday December 12, 2015 @12:15PM UK Citizens May Soon Need License To Photograph Stuff They Already Own
Thursday December 10, 2015 @12:20PM Chubb To Offer UK 'Troll Insurance' Policy
Thursday December 03, 2015 @11:06AM 15,000 Hoverboards Seized As Unsafe In United Kingdom
Thursday December 03, 2015 @09:42AM Cellphones Really Are Not As Good As They Were 10 Years Ago At Making Calls
Monday November 30, 2015 @07:44AM Parts of Falcon 9 Launcher Wash Ashore In England
Sunday November 29, 2015 @10:58AM Canadian, UK Law Professors Condemn Space Mining Provisions of Commercial Space Act
Friday November 27, 2015 @11:56PM Celebrating ARM's 25th Anniversary With the Visual ARM1
Thursday November 26, 2015 @12:15PM Richard Dawkins Opposes UK Cinemas Censoring Church's Advert Before Star Wars
Thursday November 26, 2015 @10:51AM Scientists Produce Graphene 100 Times Cheaper Than Ever Before
Thursday November 26, 2015 @10:33AM Pressure From Uber Forces London Taxis To Finally Accept Cards
Friday November 20, 2015 @12:17PM UK's Gigaclear Launches 5 Gbps Fiber Broadband Service
Friday November 13, 2015 @08:32AM Broadband Bills Will Have To Increase To Pay For Snooper's Charter, MPs Warned
Friday November 13, 2015 @01:17AM Bank of England's Andy Haldane Warns Smart Machines Could Take 15M UK Jobs
Friday November 06, 2015 @06:33PM TalkTalk Hack: 4% of Customers' Data Accessed In Cyber Security Breach
Thursday November 05, 2015 @09:49AM BBC Lets Viewers Buy Shows and Episodes Permanently, But No 'Extras'
Monday November 02, 2015 @12:59AM Celebrate the 200th Birthday of George Boole With Logic
Saturday October 31, 2015 @06:09PM UK Police Make Third Arrest Over TalkTalk Cyber Attack
Saturday October 31, 2015 @02:15PM Cambridge Researchers Present Lithium-Air Battery Breakthrough
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @11:44AM Tattling Kettles Help Researchers Crack WiFi Networks In London
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @10:57AM Internet-Connected Kettles Help Researchers Crack WiFi Networks Across London
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @08:38AM UK's Largest Online Pharmacy Sold Patients' Personal Data To Fraudsters
Saturday October 17, 2015 @11:46AM BBC Begins Blocking VPN Access To iPlayer
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @09:40AM How Analog Tide Predictors Changed Human History
Sunday October 04, 2015 @03:54AM 'Legacy' London Car Hire Companies Lawyer Up Against Uber
Thursday October 01, 2015 @12:02PM UK Gamers Can Now Get Their Money Back For Publishers' Broken Promises