Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

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Friday September 30, 2016 @07:12PM New US 'Secret' Clearance Unit Hires Firm Linked To 2014 Hacks
Friday September 30, 2016 @06:56PM New California Law Allows Test of Autonomous Shuttle With No Driver
Friday September 30, 2016 @05:02PM Feds Go After Mylan For Scamming Medicaid Out of Millions On EpiPen Pricing
Friday September 30, 2016 @03:58PM Researchers Ask Federal Court To Unseal Years of Surveillance Records
Thursday September 29, 2016 @07:14PM The Americas Are Now Officially 'Measles-Free'
Thursday September 29, 2016 @04:37PM FCC Votes To Upgrade Emergency Smartphone Alerts
Thursday September 29, 2016 @04:20PM Four States Sue To Stop Internet Transition
Thursday September 29, 2016 @01:17AM Comey Denies Clinton Email 'Reddit' Cover-Up
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @05:33PM US Believes Hackers Are Shielded By Russia To Hide Its Role In Cyberintrusions: WSJ
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @01:14AM Vladimir Putin Is Replacing Microsoft Programs With Domestic Software
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @04:06PM Microsoft Partners With Bank of America On Blockchain Trade Finance
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @12:50PM Yahoo's Delay in Reporting Hack 'Unacceptable', Say Senators
Monday September 26, 2016 @08:15PM Study: Earth Is At Its Warmest In 120,000 Years
Monday September 26, 2016 @07:30PM Trump Takes On 'Crooked Hillary' With Snapchat Geofilter
Monday September 26, 2016 @06:45PM US Department of Labor Is Suing Peter Thiel's Startup 'Palantir' For Discriminating Against Asians
Saturday September 24, 2016 @09:15PM How ITT Tech Screwed Students and Made Millions
Saturday September 24, 2016 @06:50PM Kentucky's Shotgun 'Drone Slayer' Gets Sued Again
Saturday September 24, 2016 @01:12PM US Panel Extends Nuclear Power Tax Credit
Saturday September 24, 2016 @12:47AM Senators Accuse Russia Of Disrupting US Election
Saturday September 24, 2016 @12:25AM U.S. Funds Challenges To North Korea's 'Information Shield'
Friday September 23, 2016 @07:40PM Hacker Who Aided ISIS Gets 20 Years In Prison
Friday September 23, 2016 @05:24PM UPS Is Starting To Test Drone Deliveries In the US
Friday September 23, 2016 @04:23PM You're Paying 40% More For TV Than You Were 5 Years Ago
Friday September 23, 2016 @11:22AM Probe Of Leaked US NSA Hacking Tools Examines Operative's Mistake
Thursday September 22, 2016 @08:51PM Senate Panel Authorizes Money For Mission To Mars
Thursday September 22, 2016 @06:19PM Tesla Sues Michigan Over Sales Ban
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:33PM Verizon Says It Knows You Don't Need Unlimited Data
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:04PM Hacker Leaks Michelle Obama's Passport
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @07:31PM Appeals Court Decision Kills North Carolina Town's Gigabit Internet
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @06:41PM Trump Opposes Plan For US To Hand Over Internet Oversight To a Global Governance
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @05:00PM With 3D Printer Gun Files, National Security Interest Trumps Free Speech, Court Rules
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @03:43PM 'Corporate Troll' Wins $3 Million Verdict Against Apple For Ring-Silencing Patent
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @08:31PM Wildfire at Vandenberg Air Force Base Threatens ULA, SpaceX Launches
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @02:38PM AT&T Is Phasing Out the U-Verse Video, Broadband Brand
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @10:42AM Comcast Will Launch a Wireless Service Next Year
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @09:50AM More Gig Economy Workers Can Now Get Paid On Demand
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @01:40AM US Regulators Issue Comprehensive Policy On Self-Driving Cars
Monday September 19, 2016 @10:25PM Federal Judge Rules Bitcoin Is Money In Case Tied To JPMorgan Hack
Monday September 19, 2016 @06:39PM Computer Specialist Who Deleted Clinton Emails May Have Asked Reddit For Tips
Sunday September 18, 2016 @04:23PM Assange Agrees to US Prison If Obama Pardons Chelsea Manning
Sunday September 18, 2016 @03:34PM Uber Accused of Cashing In On Bomb Explosion By Jacking Rates
Sunday September 18, 2016 @12:24PM Oregon Settles $6 Billion Lawsuit Over Oracle's Botched Healthcare Website
Sunday September 18, 2016 @01:48AM Vanity Fair Blames The Failure of Theranos On Silicon Valley
Saturday September 17, 2016 @07:10PM The Ham Radio Parity Act Unanimously Passed By US House
Saturday September 17, 2016 @06:04PM Code.org Disses Wolfram Language, Touts Apple's Swift Playgrounds
Saturday September 17, 2016 @01:10AM Air Force Grounds $400 Billion F-35s Because of 'Peeling and Crumbling' Insulation
Saturday September 17, 2016 @12:34AM How The FBI Might've Opened the San Bernardino Shooter's iPhone 5c
Friday September 16, 2016 @10:31PM The US Government Is Building A 'Drone Dragnet' For Battlefields
Friday September 16, 2016 @07:54PM Alleged Hacker Lauri Love To Be Extradited To US
Friday September 16, 2016 @05:16PM Laurene Jobs Awards $10M To Pet Charter School Network of Zuckerberg, Gates
Friday September 16, 2016 @01:17PM AP, Vice, USA Today Sue FBI For Info On Phone Hack of San Bernardino Shooter
Thursday September 15, 2016 @08:26PM Religion In US 'Worth More Than Google and Apple Combined'
Thursday September 15, 2016 @07:28PM House Committee: Edward Snowden's Leaks Did 'Tremendous Damage'
Thursday September 15, 2016 @06:37PM Samsung Formally Recalls The Galaxy Note 7
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:34PM FBI Agent Posing As Journalist To Deliver Malware To Suspect Was Fine, Says DOJ
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @05:43PM Colin Powell's Private Email Account Has Been Hacked
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @04:51PM Bank of America Analysts Say There's A 50% Chance We Live In The Matrix
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @01:56AM Robots Will Eliminate 6% of All US Jobs By 2021, Says Report
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @06:19PM Edward Snowden Makes 'Moral' Case For Presidential Pardon
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @05:37PM New York Fines Viacom, Mattel and Hasbro For Tracking Kids Online
Monday September 12, 2016 @08:57PM Microsoft To Kill The Lumia Brand In Favor of a New Surface Phone, Says Report
Monday September 12, 2016 @07:34PM Yelp Is Not Liable For Negative Rating 'Stars' On Website, Says Appeals Court
Monday September 12, 2016 @05:50PM ACLU Is Launching A Campaign To Convince President Obama To Pardon Edward Snowden
Monday September 12, 2016 @04:16PM Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Explodes In New York, Burns Six-Year-Old Boy
Sunday September 11, 2016 @11:49PM Amazon Will Open 100 Retail Stores
Sunday September 11, 2016 @05:27PM US Goverment Employees Targetted By New 'GovRAT' Malware
Sunday September 11, 2016 @08:41AM Steve Wozniak May Swap His Tesla For A Chevy Bolt
Saturday September 10, 2016 @07:39PM Arrests Made After Group Hacks CIA Director's AOL Account
Friday September 09, 2016 @09:18PM Senator Urges Colleagues to Prevent Expansion of Government Hacking
Friday September 09, 2016 @05:45PM CPSC: Stop Using The Samsung Galaxy Note 7
Friday September 09, 2016 @02:23AM North Korea Conducts Fifth Nuclear Test -- The Largest One Yet
Thursday September 08, 2016 @05:48PM Researcher Gets 20 Days In Prison For Hacking State Websites As Political Stunt
Thursday September 08, 2016 @05:09PM White House Names Retired Air Force General As First Cyber Security Chief
Thursday September 08, 2016 @04:50PM Israeli DDoS Provider 'vDOS' Earned $600,000 In Two Years
Thursday September 08, 2016 @03:55PM Dell To Cut At Least 2,000 Jobs After EMC Acquisition
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @05:00PM Cuba Is Blocking Text Messages That Contain Words Like 'Democracy'
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @04:44PM FAA May Ban Galaxy Note 7 On Flights Due To Exploding Batteries
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @07:46PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Anonymous Ways To Pay For Goods and Services?
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @05:23PM New Snowden Leaks Reveal More About NSA Satellite Eavesdropping
Monday September 05, 2016 @07:14PM US Beekeepers Fear For Livelihoods As Anti-Zika Toxin Kills 2.5M Bees
Monday September 05, 2016 @06:42PM US Investigating Potential Covert Russian Plan To Disrupt November Elections
Sunday September 04, 2016 @03:14PM Amazon Suddenly Stops Selling Student Loans
Sunday September 04, 2016 @02:55PM Fugitive Arrested After Using 'Wanted' Poster As His Facebook Profile Pic
Sunday September 04, 2016 @02:14AM Google, Apple, Mozilla, and the EFF Support Microsoft's Fight Against Gag Orders
Saturday September 03, 2016 @06:35PM Apple May Bring Back Billions In Profits To The U.S.
Saturday September 03, 2016 @12:27PM Climate Deal: US and China Join Paris Climate Accords
Saturday September 03, 2016 @01:04AM Legendary 747 Designer Joe Sutter Dies Age 95
Friday September 02, 2016 @10:18PM Walmart Is Cutting 7,000 Jobs Due To Automation
Friday September 02, 2016 @09:46PM Feds Spend Nearly $500K To 'Combat Online Trolling'
Friday September 02, 2016 @04:51PM FDA Bans 19 Chemicals Used In Antibacterial Soaps
Friday September 02, 2016 @02:51PM FBI Releases Hillary Clinton Email Report
Friday September 02, 2016 @12:06AM The Unsettling Relationship Between Russia and Wikileaks
Thursday September 01, 2016 @05:29PM Niantic Responds To Senate Inquiry Into Pokemon Go Privacy
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @07:01PM Revived Lawsuit Says Twitter DMs Are Like Handing ISIS a Satellite Phone
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @04:04PM Study: 33% of Facebook Users Want Less News In Their Feed
Monday August 29, 2016 @07:14PM Judge Allows Kim Dotcom To Livestream Court Hearing
Monday August 29, 2016 @04:19PM US Appeals Court Dismisses AT&T Data Throttling Lawsuit
Monday August 29, 2016 @04:05PM 65-Year-Old Woman Shoots Down Drone Over Her Virginia Property With One Shot
Monday August 29, 2016 @03:41PM Verizon Switches On LTE Advanced In 461 Cities -- Is Your Phone Compatible?
Monday August 29, 2016 @03:32PM T-Mobile is Making Its 'Unlimited' Data Plan Even More Confusing
Monday August 29, 2016 @01:58PM FBI Says Foreign Hackers Breached State Election Systems
Monday August 29, 2016 @01:24AM Isolated NASA Team Ends Year-Long Mars Simulation In Hawaii
Sunday August 28, 2016 @03:06PM Welcome To 1986: Inside 'Halt And Catch Fire's' High-Tech Time Machine
Sunday August 28, 2016 @02:42PM 100 Arrested In New York Thanks To Better Face-Recognition Technology
Saturday August 27, 2016 @06:12PM 'Social Media ID, Please?' Proposed US Law Greeted With Anger
Saturday August 27, 2016 @05:25PM US Patients Battle EpiPen Prices And Regulations By Shopping Online
Saturday August 27, 2016 @01:27AM HAARP Holds Open House To Dispel Rumors Of Mind Control
Saturday August 27, 2016 @12:03AM White House Is Planning To Let More Foreign Entrepreneurs Work In the US
Friday August 26, 2016 @06:26PM Apple, Facebook, IBM, and Microsoft Sign White House Pledge For Equal Pay
Friday August 26, 2016 @03:59PM Sprint Charging 'Unlimited' Users $20 More for Unthrottled Video
Thursday August 25, 2016 @06:26PM US Unveils Charges Against KickassTorrents, Names Two More Defendants
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @08:17PM 'Legalist' Startup Automates The Lawsuit Strategy Peter Thiel Used To Bankrupt Gawker
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @05:32PM World's Largest Aircraft Crashes Its Second Flight
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @12:42PM Nuclear Waste Accident 2 Years Ago May Cost More Than $2 Billion To Clean Up
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @07:46PM US Trade Judge Clears Fitbit of Stealing Jawbone's Trade Secrets
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:01PM FBI Authorized Informants To Break The Law 22,800 Times In 4 Years
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:45AM Cable Companies Urge Judges To Kill 'Net Neutrality' Rules
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:42AM T-Mobile Brings Back Unlimited Data For All
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @02:02AM US Customs and Border Protection Wants To Know Who You Are On Twitter
Monday August 22, 2016 @08:22PM Samsung Plans To Sell Refurbished High-End Smartphones In 2017
Monday August 22, 2016 @07:31PM New Mexico Nuclear Accident Ranks Among the Costliest In US History
Monday August 22, 2016 @07:18PM Bill Gates's Net Worth Hits $90 Billion
Monday August 22, 2016 @02:20PM Comcast Says There's 6 Million Unhappy DSL Users Left To Target
Sunday August 21, 2016 @07:54PM Massachusetts Will Tax Ride-Sharing Companies To Subsidize Taxis
Sunday August 21, 2016 @02:50PM Will Internet Voting Endanger The Secret Ballot?
Sunday August 21, 2016 @12:25AM Chicago's Experiment In Predictive Policing Isn't Working
Saturday August 20, 2016 @06:40PM Want To Hunt Bank Robbers? There's an App For That, Says The FBI
Saturday August 20, 2016 @11:39AM How the H-1B Visa Program Impacts America's Tech Workers
Saturday August 20, 2016 @01:26AM Computer Science Professor Mocks The NSA's Buggy Code
Friday August 19, 2016 @04:17PM Marijuana Provides More Pain Relief For Men Than Woman, Says Study
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:16PM EFF Accuses T-Mobile of Violating Net Neutrality With Throttled Video
Friday August 19, 2016 @02:50PM China's Xiaomi Gearing Up For US Debut
Friday August 19, 2016 @09:47AM The NSA Leak Is Real, Snowden Documents Confirm
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:16AM US Air Force Wants To Plasma Bomb The Sky To Improve Radio Communication
Thursday August 18, 2016 @06:13PM How The US Will Likely Respond To Shadow Brokers Leak
Thursday August 18, 2016 @05:44PM America's First Offshore Wind Farm In Pictures
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @09:48PM World's Largest Aircraft Completes Its First Flight
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @04:30PM Transfer of Internet Governance Will Go Ahead On Oct. 1
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @04:07PM Maker of Web Monitoring Software Can Be Sued
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @05:18PM FCC Complaint: Baltimore Police Breaking Law With Use of Stingray Phone Trackers
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @04:50PM Snowden Speculates Leak of NSA Spying Tools Is Tied To Russian DNC Hack
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @03:44PM Cable Expands Broadband Domination as AT&T and Verizon Lose Customers
Monday August 15, 2016 @11:35PM China Launches World's First Quantum Communications Satellite
Monday August 15, 2016 @04:47PM Tim Cook: Privacy Is Worth Protecting
Monday August 15, 2016 @02:32PM Hackers Claim To Be Selling NSA Cyberweapons In Online Auction
Sunday August 14, 2016 @04:57PM Billionaire Launches Free Code College in California
Sunday August 14, 2016 @12:29PM Under Fire, US Social Security Site Changes Security Policy Again
Saturday August 13, 2016 @04:59PM America's NIST Seeks Public Comments on Cybersecurity and Cryptography
Saturday August 13, 2016 @01:07PM One Year in Jail For Abusive Silicon Valley CEO
Saturday August 13, 2016 @11:53AM Voting Machines Can Be Easily Compromised, Symantec Demonstrates
Friday August 12, 2016 @11:40PM How a 1967 Solar Storm Nearly Led To Nuclear War
Friday August 12, 2016 @10:22PM US Seizure of Kim Dotcom's Assets Will Stand, Says Appeals Court
Friday August 12, 2016 @06:38PM First US Offshore Wind Farm To Usher In New Era For Industry
Friday August 12, 2016 @12:12PM Rightscorp Threatens Every ISP in the United States
Thursday August 11, 2016 @07:17PM Tor Promises Not To Build Backdoors Into Its Services
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @03:48PM FCC Loses Court Battle To Let Cities Build their Own Broadband
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @12:41PM US Broadband: Still No ISP Choice For Many, Especially at Higher Speeds
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @07:50PM 6 Million Americans Exposed To High Levels of Chemicals In Drinking Water, Says Study
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @02:12PM Ad Board To Comcast: Stop Claiming You Have the 'Fastest Internet'
Monday August 08, 2016 @07:44PM Being Lazy Is a Sign of High Intelligence, Study Suggests
Monday August 08, 2016 @07:26PM White House Releases Federal Source Code Policy To Help Government Agencies Go Open Source
Monday August 08, 2016 @07:03PM Immigration Attorneys: Industry Pushes Foreign Labor, Claiming 'US Students Can't Hack It In Tech'
Monday August 08, 2016 @06:32PM Hacker Uses Fake Boarding Pass App To Get Into Fancy Airline Lounges
Monday August 08, 2016 @03:03PM AT&T Is Paying $7.75 Million in Refunds and Fines Over Sham Calls
Monday August 08, 2016 @02:13PM US Finds New Secret Software In VW Audi Engines, Says Report
Monday August 08, 2016 @12:20PM US To Auction $1.6 Million Worth of Bitcoin From Various Cases
Monday August 08, 2016 @08:51AM Delta Air Lines Grounded Around the World After Computer Outage
Sunday August 07, 2016 @06:11PM FBI Forced To Release 18 Hours of Spy Plane Footage
Sunday August 07, 2016 @02:14PM 32 States Offer Online Voting, But Experts Warn It Isn't Secure
Sunday August 07, 2016 @11:08AM Stem Cell Researchers Can Now Combine Animal and Human Embryos In The US
Saturday August 06, 2016 @07:45PM Ask Slashdot: What Should a Children's Computer Museum Look Like?
Saturday August 06, 2016 @07:17PM The New F-35 Is So Stealthy, It's Harder To Train Pilots
Saturday August 06, 2016 @06:45PM 'Mayhem' Wins $2M In DARPA's AI Hacking Contest, Draws EFF Scrutiny
Saturday August 06, 2016 @04:33PM Online Fame Distracts 9th-Grader Who Built That Clock Mistaken For A Bomb
Saturday August 06, 2016 @03:40PM Assange Says Wikileaks is 'Working On' Hacking Donald Trump's Tax Return
Saturday August 06, 2016 @01:03PM Mysterious, Ice-Buried Cold War Military Base May Be Unearthed By Climate Change
Saturday August 06, 2016 @12:36AM Luxury Liner SS United States Cannot Be Put Back In Service
Friday August 05, 2016 @10:40PM Florida District Considers Releasing GMO Mosquitos After Cayman Islands Experiment
Friday August 05, 2016 @05:54PM 1,000+ US Spies Are Protecting Rio Olympics, Says Report
Friday August 05, 2016 @01:21PM This Company Has Built a Profile On Every American Adult
Thursday August 04, 2016 @07:47PM North Korea Hopes To Plant Flag On The Moon Within 10 Years
Thursday August 04, 2016 @03:57PM Ask Slashdot: Should The DHS Designate Elections As Critical Infrastructure?
Thursday August 04, 2016 @02:16AM Average Broadband Speed in US Rises Above 50 Mbps For First Time
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @09:26PM Moon Express Gets FAA Approval For Lunar Mission In 2017
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @04:36PM Alphabet Will Begin Testing Project Wing Delivery Drones In the US
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @02:06AM US Air Force Declares F-35A Ready For Combat
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @08:04PM Dental Floss May Have No Medical Benefits, Says AP Report
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @05:34PM Judge Rules FBI Violated Fourth Amendment By Recording 200+ Hours of Audio At A Courthouse
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @05:13PM Microsoft's HoloLens Is Now On Sale To Anyone In The US Or Canada
Monday August 01, 2016 @01:57PM New York Governor Bars Sex Offenders From Playing Pokemon Go
Saturday July 30, 2016 @07:12PM America Uses Stealthy Submarines To Hack Other Countries' Systems
Saturday July 30, 2016 @06:50PM Famed Security Researcher 'Mudge' Creates New Algorithm For Measuring Code Security
Saturday July 30, 2016 @02:26PM Google Wi-Fi Kiosks in New York Promise No Privacy, 'Can Collect Anything'
Saturday July 30, 2016 @04:22AM The Chip Card Transition In the US Has Been a Disaster
Friday July 29, 2016 @08:38PM Snowden Questions WikiLeaks' Methods of Releasing Leaks
Friday July 29, 2016 @05:22PM World's Largest Solar Power Plant Planned For Chernobyl Nuclear Wasteland
Friday July 29, 2016 @04:20PM Court Ruling Shows The Internet Does Have Borders After All
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:44PM Judge Rules Political Robocalls Are Protected By First Amendment
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:30PM US Military Using $600K 'Drone Buggies' To Patrol Camps In Africa
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:15PM Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Becomes World's Third Richest Person