Slashdot Items Tagged "government"

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Friday March 16, 2018 @02:52PM Entire Broadband Industry Will Help FCC Defend Net Neutrality Repeal
Friday March 16, 2018 @02:05PM China To Bar People With Bad 'Social Credit' From Planes, Trains
Thursday March 15, 2018 @02:59PM US Says Russia Hacked Energy Grid, Punishes 19 for Meddling
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:54PM New Bill In Congress Would Bypass the Fourth Amendment, Hand Your Data To Police
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:39PM Sri Lanka Accuses Facebook of Failing To Control Hate Speech That Contributed To Deadly Riots
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @01:05PM SEC Charges Theranos, CEO Elizabeth Holmes With 'Massive Fraud'
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @09:43AM Trump's Pick for New CIA Director Is Career Spymaster
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @12:41AM US Navy Under Fire In Mass Software Piracy Lawsuit
Monday March 12, 2018 @06:54PM Trump Issues Order To Block Broadcom's Takeover of Qualcomm
Monday March 12, 2018 @04:34PM 'Slingshot' Malware That Hid For Six Years Spread Through Routers
Sunday March 11, 2018 @01:54PM EPA's Science Advisory Board Has Not Met in 6 Months
Sunday March 11, 2018 @04:20AM Feds Bust CEO Allegedly Selling Custom BlackBerry Phones To Sinaloa Drug Cartel
Saturday March 10, 2018 @09:46PM Are The Alternatives Even Worse Than Daylight Saving Time?
Saturday March 10, 2018 @08:28PM Chinese Police Begin Tracking Citizens With Face-Recognizing Smart Glasses
Saturday March 10, 2018 @02:42AM Lawmakers Continue Fighting For Net Neutrality in the US Senate, Courts, and States
Friday March 09, 2018 @08:04PM Reddit Admits Russian Trolls Got Into Website During 2016 Election
Friday March 09, 2018 @06:32PM FCC Accuses Stealthy Startup of Launching Rogue Satellites
Thursday March 08, 2018 @08:38PM Florida Lawmakers Approve Year-Round Daylight Saving Time
Thursday March 08, 2018 @06:44PM Trump Promises Copyright Crackdown As DoJ Takes Aim At Streaming Pirates
Thursday March 08, 2018 @05:42PM Bay Area Cities Consider Rideshare Tax On Uber, Lyft
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @07:34PM California Becomes 18th State To Consider Right To Repair Legislation
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @04:31PM FBI Again Calls For Magical Solution To Break Into Encrypted Phones
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @12:36PM Leaked Files Show How the NSA Tracks Other Countries' Hackers
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @05:47AM Sri Lanka Blocks Facebook, Instagram To Prevent Spread of Hate Speech
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @07:35PM US Calls Broadcom's Bid For Qualcomm a National Security Risk
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @05:08PM FBI Paid Geek Squad Repair Staff As Informants
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @11:37AM Google Is Helping the Pentagon Build AI for Drones
Monday March 05, 2018 @05:29PM Rhode Island Bill Would Impose Fee For Accessing Online Porn
Monday March 05, 2018 @05:23PM Six Tech Companies Filing Net Neutrality Lawsuit
Monday March 05, 2018 @03:12PM Microsoft To Offer Governments Local Version of Azure Cloud Service
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:00AM Australia Considers Making It Illegal For ISPs To Advertise Inflated Speeds
Thursday March 01, 2018 @01:17PM SEC Reportedly Subpoenas Companies and Advisers Over ICOs
Wednesday February 28, 2018 @08:59PM Germany Says Government Network Was Breached
Wednesday February 28, 2018 @02:08PM US Response 'Hasn't Changed The Calculus' Of Russian Interference, NSA Chief Says
Wednesday February 28, 2018 @11:44AM China Bans Letter N From Internet as Xi Jinping Extends Grip on Power
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @08:54PM China Censors Social Media Responses To Proposal To Abolish Presidential Terms
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @08:36PM US House Passes Bill To Penalize Websites For Sex Trafficking
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @05:48PM Net Neutrality Repeal Will Get a Senate Vote In the Spring, Democrats Say
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @03:29PM Supreme Court Wrestles With Microsoft Data Privacy Fight
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @02:42PM China To Crack Down on Cryptocurrency Trading Loophole
Monday February 26, 2018 @05:56PM Coinbase: We Will Send Data On 13,000 Users To IRS
Monday February 26, 2018 @03:09PM Israel-Based Vendor Cellebrite Can Unlock Every iPhone, including the Current-Gen iPhone X, That's On the Market: Forbes
Monday February 26, 2018 @01:31PM FCC Will Auction 5G-ready 3.7-4.2GHz and mmWave Spectrum
Monday February 26, 2018 @12:39PM We Will Regulate Bitcoin if Risks Are Not Tackled, EU Finance Head Says
Sunday February 25, 2018 @02:04AM Trump Administration Cracks Down On H-1B Visa Abuse
Saturday February 24, 2018 @03:39PM New Tech Industry Lobbying Group Argues 'Right to Repair' Laws Endanger Consumers
Friday February 23, 2018 @09:18PM NRA Gives Ajit Pai 'Courage Award' and Gun For 'Saving the Internet'
Friday February 23, 2018 @01:18PM Supreme Court Declines To Broaden Whistleblower Protections
Friday February 23, 2018 @11:15AM Intel Did Not Tell US Cyber Officials About Chip Flaws Until Made Public
Thursday February 22, 2018 @07:02PM 23 Attorneys General Refile Challenge To FCC Net Neutrality Repeal
Thursday February 22, 2018 @05:09PM President Trump: 'We Have To Do Something' About Violent Video Games, Movies
Thursday February 22, 2018 @04:09PM Taiwan To Ban Plastic Straws, Cups and Shopping Bags By 2030
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @04:52PM Instead of Slowing Down Innovation To Protect Few People, Policymakers Should Focus On Helping Displaced Workers Transition Into New Jobs, ITIF Suggests
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @04:11PM Poland's Central Bank Accused of Paying YouTubers To Make Videos That Attack the Legitimacy of Cryptocurrencies
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @10:14PM FCC To Officially Rescind Net Neutrality Rules On Thursday
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @06:32PM Judge Rules AT&T Can't See Trump White House Communications About Time Warner Merger
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @10:02AM Facebook VP of Ads Criticised For Tweeting that Russian-bought Ads Had Not Been Designed to Sway the US Election
Monday February 19, 2018 @03:35PM Vietnam's Internet is in Trouble
Sunday February 18, 2018 @11:37AM US's Greatest Vulnerability is Ignoring the Cyber Threats From Our Adversaries, Foreign Policy Expert Says
Friday February 16, 2018 @06:56PM Labor Board Says Google Could Fire James Damore For Anti-Diversity Memo
Friday February 16, 2018 @05:32PM Judge Won't Let FCC's Net Neutrality Repeal Stop Lawsuit Alleging Charter Throttled Netflix
Friday February 16, 2018 @02:52PM Facebook Must Stop Tracking Belgian Users, Court Rules
Friday February 16, 2018 @10:00AM Two Years After FBI vs Apple, Encryption Debate Remains
Thursday February 15, 2018 @11:15AM UK Blames Russia For Cyber Attack, Says Won't Tolerate Disruption
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @05:20PM FBI, CIA, and NSA: Don't Use Huawei Phones
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @11:22AM Kaspersky Lab Sues Over Second Federal Ban
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @05:58PM Trump Administration Wants To Fire 248 Forecasters At the National Weather Service
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @05:06PM Trump's Infrastructure Plan Has No Dedicated Money For Broadband
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @01:29PM Bill Gates: Tech Companies Inviting Government Intervention
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @12:11PM US Senators Voice Concern Over Chinese Access To Intellectual Property
Monday February 12, 2018 @09:01PM Comcast Sues Vermont Over Conditions On New License Requiring the Company To Expand Its Network
Monday February 12, 2018 @07:01PM Trump's New Infrastructure Plan Calls For Selling Off Two Airports
Monday February 12, 2018 @06:45PM Daylight Saving Time Isn't Worth It, European Parliament Members Say
Monday February 12, 2018 @01:51PM The Trump Administration is Moving To Privatize the International Space Station: Report
Sunday February 11, 2018 @11:43AM Facebook 'Likes' Are a Powerful Tool For Authoritarian Rulers, Court Petition Says
Saturday February 10, 2018 @08:05PM There Are Ajit Pai 'Verizon Puppet' Jokes That the FCC Doesn't Want You To Read
Saturday February 10, 2018 @06:21AM US Transportation Department Calls For 'Summit' On Autonomous Cars
Saturday February 10, 2018 @05:58AM Budget Deal Has Tax Credit Extensions For Nuclear, Fuel Cells, Carbon Capture
Friday February 09, 2018 @05:38PM Major Websites Are Planning a 'Day of Action' To Block Repeal of Net Neutrality
Thursday February 08, 2018 @06:58PM Arizona Introduces Bill That Would Allow Residents To Pay Taxes In Bitcoin
Thursday February 08, 2018 @05:27PM Detroit Quietly Bans Airbnb
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @05:54PM FDA Declares Popular Alt-Medicine Kratom an Opioid
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @12:18PM Meet the Tiny Startup That Sells IPhone and Android Zero Days To Governments
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @11:50PM Senate Cryptocurrency Hearing Strikes a Cautiously Optimistic Tone
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @07:40PM Facebook Hired a Full-Time Pollster To Monitor Zuckerberg's Approval Ratings
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @06:24PM Fake News Sharing In US Is a Rightwing Thing, Says Oxford Study
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @05:54PM FCC Report Claims Broken Broadband Market Has Been Fixed By Killing Net Neutrality
Monday February 05, 2018 @11:13PM Senator Warns YouTube Algorithm May Be Open To Manipulation By 'Bad Actors'
Monday February 05, 2018 @05:49PM New Jersey Governor Signs Net Neutrality Order
Monday February 05, 2018 @01:00AM Former Google/Facebook/Mozilla Employees Will Fight Addictive Technologies
Saturday February 03, 2018 @04:12PM Wells Fargo Hit With 'Unprecedented' Punishment Over Fake Accounts
Friday February 02, 2018 @10:33PM Hawaii Missile Alert Worker Fired, Will Sue State for Defamation
Friday February 02, 2018 @08:43PM Investigators Crack DB Cooper Code, Identify Suspect With Possible CIA Connections
Friday February 02, 2018 @07:31PM India Rejects Cryptocurrency, But It Isn't Giving Up On Blockchain
Friday February 02, 2018 @06:51PM Bicyclist Protests Net Neutrality By Slowing Traffic Outside the FCC Building
Friday February 02, 2018 @03:49PM YouTube Will Put Disclaimers On State-Funded Broadcasts To Fight Propaganda
Friday February 02, 2018 @02:08PM GOP Memo Criticizing FBI Surveillance is Released
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @06:05PM White House Seeks 72 Percent Cut To Clean Energy Research
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @05:17PM Ford Patents Driverless Police Car That Ambushes Lawbreakers Using AI
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @05:05PM Tesla Pushes Even More States To Upend Auto Dealer-Friendly Laws
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @10:04AM Apple: We Would Never Degrade the iPhone Experience To Get Users To Buy New Phones
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @09:17PM US Regulators To Subpoena Crypto Exchange Bitfinex, Tether
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @05:24PM Verizon Drops Plans To Sell Huawei Phones Due To US Government Pressure
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @04:04PM US Government Investigates Apple Over iPhone Battery Slowdowns
Monday January 29, 2018 @05:16PM Pentagon Reviews GPS Policies After Fitness Trackers Reveal Locations
Monday January 29, 2018 @01:20AM Intel Told Chinese Firms of Meltdown Flaws Before the US Government
Sunday January 28, 2018 @10:24PM Trump Team Considers Nationalizing America's 5G Network
Sunday January 28, 2018 @02:27PM Russian Trolls Created Facebook Events Seen By More Than 300,000 Users
Sunday January 28, 2018 @01:29AM Dutch Intelligence Agents Watched Russia Hack the DNC
Saturday January 27, 2018 @09:51PM A Single Line of Computer Code Put Thousands of Innocent Turks in Jail
Saturday January 27, 2018 @09:03PM WikiLeaks' Julian Assange Asks UK Judge to Drop His Arrest Warrant
Saturday January 27, 2018 @05:22PM Uber CEO Urges 'Portable Benefits' for Gig Economy Workers
Friday January 26, 2018 @11:47PM A 15-Year-Old Convinced Verizon He Was the Head of the CIA
Friday January 26, 2018 @07:28PM Robert Mueller's Team Reportedly Interviewed Facebook Staff As Part of Russia Probe
Friday January 26, 2018 @05:18PM Montana To FCC: You Can't Stop Us From Protecting Net Neutrality
Friday January 26, 2018 @05:11PM ICE Is About To Start Tracking License Plates Across the US
Friday January 26, 2018 @01:05PM Facebook Should Be 'Regulated Like Cigarette Industry', Salesforce CEO Says
Friday January 26, 2018 @11:14AM Washington Bill Makes It Illegal To Sell Gadgets Without Replaceable Batteries
Thursday January 25, 2018 @05:10PM The Legislative Fight Over Loot Boxes Expands To Washington State
Thursday January 25, 2018 @03:38PM Tech Firms Let Russia Probe Software Widely Used by US Government
Thursday January 25, 2018 @01:52PM San Jose Mayor Quits FCC Advisory Committee, Says It is Dealing ISPs a 'Very Favorable Hand'
Thursday January 25, 2018 @12:01PM Senator Asks FBI Director To Justify His 'Ill-Informed' Policy Proposal For Encryption
Thursday January 25, 2018 @11:06AM UK PM Seeks 'Safe and Ethical' Artificial Intelligence
Thursday January 25, 2018 @12:55AM Trump Administration Wants To End NASA Funding For ISS By 2025
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @05:52PM Kim Dotcom Sues New Zealand For $6.8 Billion In Damages Over Erroneous Arrest
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @05:39PM New York Governor Signs Executive Order To Keep Net Neutrality Rules After FCC's Repeal
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @03:30PM Net Neutrality Comment Fraud Will Be Investigated By Government
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @11:55AM NSA Deletes 'Honesty' and 'Openness' From Core Values
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @12:42PM Ecuador is Fighting Crime Using Chinese Surveillance Technology
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @10:46AM Hawaii Governor Didn't Correct False Missile Alert Sooner Because He Didn't Know His Twitter Password
Monday January 22, 2018 @06:51PM Trump Administration Approves Tariffs of 30 Percent On Imported Solar Panels
Monday January 22, 2018 @04:47PM Montana Becomes First State To Implement Net Neutrality After FCC Repeal
Monday January 22, 2018 @04:09PM China, Unhampered by Rules, Races Ahead in Gene-Editing Trials
Sunday January 21, 2018 @08:31PM Facebook Reopens Probe Into Russian Involvement in Brexit
Sunday January 21, 2018 @04:52PM Microsoft Fights Search Warrants for Overseas Emails in the Supreme Court
Sunday January 21, 2018 @12:53PM iPhone X Purchase Leads To Police, Battering Ram, and Handcuffs
Saturday January 20, 2018 @04:26AM 'New California' Movement Wants To Create a 51st State
Saturday January 20, 2018 @01:38AM What a Government Shutdown Will Mean For NASA and SpaceX
Friday January 19, 2018 @07:35PM Ajit Pai's FCC Can't Admit Broadband Competition Is a Problem
Friday January 19, 2018 @06:10PM Trump Signs Surveillance Extension Into Law
Friday January 19, 2018 @05:59PM How To Tame the Tech Titans
Thursday January 18, 2018 @07:27PM Why People Dislike Really Smart Leaders
Thursday January 18, 2018 @02:39PM Senate Passes Bill Renewing NSA's Internet Surveillance Program
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @06:57PM Amazon Won't Say If It Hands Your Echo Data To the Government
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @05:57PM LAPD Is Not Using the Electric BMWs It Announced In 2016
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @01:27PM Turning Soybeans Into Diesel Fuel Is Costing Us Billions
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @08:53PM America's Fastest Spy Plane May Be Back -- And Hypersonic
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @08:34PM Lawsuit Filed By 22 State Attorneys General Seeks To Block Net Neutrality Repeal
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @05:21PM Bitcoin Plunges Below $12,000 To Six-Week Low Over Crackdown Fears
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @04:47PM France Says 'Au Revoir' to the Word 'Smartphone'
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @12:28PM US Lawmakers Urge AT&T To Cut Commercial Ties With Huawei and Oppose China Mobile Citing National Security Concerns
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @12:32AM Democrats Are Just One Vote Shy of Restoring Net Neutrality
Monday January 15, 2018 @12:47PM Cryptocurrency Traders in South Korea Face Fines For Virtual Accounts
Monday January 15, 2018 @11:32AM Why Uber Can Find You but 911 Can't
Monday January 15, 2018 @10:09AM The Tech Failings of Hawaii's Missile Alert
Monday January 15, 2018 @12:15AM City of Barcelona Dumps Windows For Linux and Open Source Software
Sunday January 14, 2018 @11:56PM California Will Close Its Last Nuclear Power Plant
Sunday January 14, 2018 @06:10PM How Millions of Iranians Are Evading Internet Censors
Saturday January 13, 2018 @09:26PM Chelsea Manning Files to Run for U.S. Senate in Maryland
Saturday January 13, 2018 @09:14PM Fake 'Inbound Missile' Alert Sent To Every Cellphone in Hawaii
Saturday January 13, 2018 @06:30AM Is Finland's Universal Basic Income Trial Too Good To Be True?
Friday January 12, 2018 @08:58PM Will Facial Recognition in China Lead To Total Surveillance?
Friday January 12, 2018 @08:34PM Many US States Propose Their Own Laws Protecting Net Neutrality
Friday January 12, 2018 @08:04PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Use Computers To Make Elections Better?
Friday January 12, 2018 @04:47PM US Supreme Court Will Revisit Ruling On Collecting Internet Sales Tax
Friday January 12, 2018 @04:33PM Apple's China iCloud Data Migration Sweeps Up International User Accounts
Thursday January 11, 2018 @06:26PM FCC Undoing Rules That Make It Easier For Small ISPs To Compete With Big Telecom
Thursday January 11, 2018 @05:55PM South Korea Plans To Ban Cryptocurrency Trading
Thursday January 11, 2018 @01:24PM House Passes Bill To Renew NSA Internet Spying Tool
Thursday January 11, 2018 @12:50PM Uber Used Another Secret Software To Evade Police, Report Says
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @08:11PM FBI Calls Apple 'Jerks' and 'Evil Geniuses' For Making iPhone Cracks Difficult
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @05:08PM FCC Plan To Lower Broadband Standards Is Met With 'Mobile Only Challenge'
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @10:42AM Senator Wants Apple To Answer Questions on Slowing iPhones
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @09:04PM Congress Is About To Vote On Expanding the Warrantless Surveillance of Americans
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @08:27PM AT&T and Comcast Finalize Court Victory Over Nashville and Google Fiber
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @06:26PM UK Backs Off From Banning Reidentification Research
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @06:17PM Senate Bill to Block Net Neutrality Repeal Now Has 40 Co-Sponsors
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @11:56AM FBI Chief Calls Unbreakable Encryption 'Urgent Public Safety Issue'
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @11:18AM Snowden Joins Outcry Against World's Biggest Biometric Database
Monday January 08, 2018 @05:10PM Senate Will Force Vote On Overturning Net Neutrality Repeal
Monday January 08, 2018 @03:59PM After Iceland and Germany, Now France Declares War on the Gender Wage Gap
Sunday January 07, 2018 @09:29PM SpaceX Completes First Launch of 2018: Secretive 'Zuma' Spacecraft
Friday January 05, 2018 @06:20PM New US Customs Guidelines Limit Copying Files and Searching Cloud Data
Friday January 05, 2018 @06:02PM Why Twitter Hasn't Banned President Trump
Friday January 05, 2018 @03:00PM Leading Lobbying Group for Amazon, Facebook, Google and Other Tech Giants is Joining the Legal Battle To Restore Net Neutrality
Friday January 05, 2018 @02:12PM What Happens When States Have Their Own Net Neutrality Rules?
Thursday January 04, 2018 @08:16PM The FCC Is Preparing To Weaken the Definition of Broadband
Thursday January 04, 2018 @05:46PM White House Bans Use of Personal Devices From West Wing
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @09:04PM Ajit Pai Backs Out of Planned CES 2018 Appearance
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @06:21PM After Beating Cable Lobby, Colorado City Moves Ahead With Muni Broadband
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @08:14PM The FCC Is Still Tweaking Its Net Neutrality Repeal
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @05:43PM US Calls On Iran To Unblock Social Media Sites Amid Protests
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @05:19PM New Bill Could Finally Get Rid of Paperless Voting Machines
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @12:10PM Big Tech and Democracy Need To Work Together, Microsoft Executives Say
Sunday December 31, 2017 @10:22PM Congo Shuts Down Internet Services 'Indefinitely'
Sunday December 31, 2017 @02:12PM Dental Floss May Have No Medical Benefits, Says AP Report
Saturday December 30, 2017 @10:20PM Iran Cuts Internet Access and Threatens Telegram Following Mass Protests
Thursday December 28, 2017 @05:15PM Windows 10 Visits To US Government Sites Surpass Windows 7 For the First Time
Thursday December 28, 2017 @03:50PM People Who Know How the News Is Made Resist Conspiratorial Thinking
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @06:26PM Empirical Research Reveals Three Big Problems With How Patents Are Vetted