Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @05:47PM More Than 750 American Communities Have Built Their Own Internet Networks
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @05:41PM The US Drops Out of the Top 10 In Innovation Ranking
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @04:43PM Tesla Model S Plows Into a Fire Truck While Using Autopilot
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @11:57AM The Rise Of The Contract Workforce
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @08:08AM Tesla Owner Attempts Autopilot Defense During DUI Stop
Monday January 22, 2018 @05:51PM Trump Administration Approves Tariffs of 30 Percent On Imported Solar Panels
Monday January 22, 2018 @03:47PM Montana Becomes First State To Implement Net Neutrality After FCC Repeal
Monday January 22, 2018 @03:09PM China, Unhampered by Rules, Races Ahead in Gene-Editing Trials
Monday January 22, 2018 @12:19PM 'Reskilling Revolution Needed for the Millions of Jobs at Risk Due To Technological Disruption'
Monday January 22, 2018 @11:23AM Google's $20 Million Race To the Moon Will End With No Winner -- and Google is OK With That
Monday January 22, 2018 @09:32AM Facebook Says It Can't Guarantee Social Media is Good For Democracy
Sunday January 21, 2018 @03:52PM Microsoft Fights Search Warrants for Overseas Emails in the Supreme Court
Sunday January 21, 2018 @11:53AM iPhone X Purchase Leads To Police, Battering Ram, and Handcuffs
Saturday January 20, 2018 @10:07PM Apple and Google Are Rerouting Their Employee Buses as Attacks Resume
Saturday January 20, 2018 @03:26AM 'New California' Movement Wants To Create a 51st State
Saturday January 20, 2018 @12:50AM Twitter Says It Exposed Nearly 700,000 People To Russian Propaganda During Election
Saturday January 20, 2018 @12:38AM What a Government Shutdown Will Mean For NASA and SpaceX
Friday January 19, 2018 @06:35PM Ajit Pai's FCC Can't Admit Broadband Competition Is a Problem
Friday January 19, 2018 @05:10PM Trump Signs Surveillance Extension Into Law
Friday January 19, 2018 @04:59PM How To Tame the Tech Titans
Thursday January 18, 2018 @05:17PM Amazon Picks 20 Finalists For 'HQ2' Second Headquarters Location
Thursday January 18, 2018 @04:48PM US Tests Nuclear Power System To Sustain Astronauts On Mars
Thursday January 18, 2018 @01:39PM Senate Passes Bill Renewing NSA's Internet Surveillance Program
Thursday January 18, 2018 @09:09AM US Doctors Plan To Treat Cancer Patients Using CRISPR
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @09:27PM Tim Cook Says Power Management Feature In Older iPhones Will Be Able To Be Turned Off In Future Update
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @06:09PM Software 'No More Accurate Than Untrained Humans' At Predicting Recidivism
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @05:57PM Amazon Won't Say If It Hands Your Echo Data To the Government
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @04:57PM LAPD Is Not Using the Electric BMWs It Announced In 2016
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @01:17PM Apple Says It Will 'Contribute' $350 Billion in the US Economy Over the Next 5 Years
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @07:53PM America's Fastest Spy Plane May Be Back -- And Hypersonic
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @07:34PM Lawsuit Filed By 22 State Attorneys General Seeks To Block Net Neutrality Repeal
Monday January 15, 2018 @11:32PM Democrats Are Just One Vote Shy of Restoring Net Neutrality
Monday January 15, 2018 @04:54PM 'Very High Level of Confidence' Russia Used Kaspersky Software For Devastating NSA Leaks
Sunday January 14, 2018 @10:56PM California Will Close Its Last Nuclear Power Plant
Saturday January 13, 2018 @08:26PM Chelsea Manning Files to Run for U.S. Senate in Maryland
Saturday January 13, 2018 @08:14PM Fake 'Inbound Missile' Alert Sent To Every Cellphone in Hawaii
Friday January 12, 2018 @07:34PM Many US States Propose Their Own Laws Protecting Net Neutrality
Friday January 12, 2018 @07:04PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Use Computers To Make Elections Better?
Friday January 12, 2018 @04:00PM Americans Still Deeply Skeptical About Driverless Cars, Says Poll
Friday January 12, 2018 @03:47PM US Supreme Court Will Revisit Ruling On Collecting Internet Sales Tax
Thursday January 11, 2018 @05:26PM FCC Undoing Rules That Make It Easier For Small ISPs To Compete With Big Telecom
Thursday January 11, 2018 @03:27PM Dropbox Files Confidentially For IPO
Thursday January 11, 2018 @11:07AM Top US Government Computers Linked to Revenge-Porn Site
Thursday January 11, 2018 @09:38AM More Colleges Than Ever Have Test-Optional Admissions Policies
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @07:42PM Senior Citizens Will Lead the Self-Driving Revolution
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @07:11PM FBI Calls Apple 'Jerks' and 'Evil Geniuses' For Making iPhone Cracks Difficult
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @04:08PM FCC Plan To Lower Broadband Standards Is Met With 'Mobile Only Challenge'
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @11:22AM North Carolina Congressional Map Ruled Unconstitutionally Gerrymandered
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @08:04PM Congress Is About To Vote On Expanding the Warrantless Surveillance of Americans
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @07:53PM Rumors Swirl That Secret Zuma Satellite Launched By SpaceX Was Lost
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @07:27PM AT&T and Comcast Finalize Court Victory Over Nashville and Google Fiber
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @05:17PM Senate Bill to Block Net Neutrality Repeal Now Has 40 Co-Sponsors
Monday January 08, 2018 @08:35PM Trump Pushes To Expand High-Speed Internet In Rural America
Monday January 08, 2018 @05:38PM US Disaster Costs Shatter Records In 2017, the Third-Warmest Year On Record
Monday January 08, 2018 @04:10PM Senate Will Force Vote On Overturning Net Neutrality Repeal
Saturday January 06, 2018 @03:20PM Kansas 'Swat' Perpetrator Had Already Been To Prison For Fake Bomb Threats
Friday January 05, 2018 @05:20PM New US Customs Guidelines Limit Copying Files and Searching Cloud Data
Friday January 05, 2018 @05:02PM Why Twitter Hasn't Banned President Trump
Thursday January 04, 2018 @07:16PM The FCC Is Preparing To Weaken the Definition of Broadband
Thursday January 04, 2018 @05:51PM SpaceX's Latest Advantage? Blowing Up Its Own Rocket, Automatically
Thursday January 04, 2018 @04:46PM White House Bans Use of Personal Devices From West Wing
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @08:04PM Ajit Pai Backs Out of Planned CES 2018 Appearance
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @05:34PM Why Most Electric Cars Are Leased, Not Owned
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @05:21PM After Beating Cable Lobby, Colorado City Moves Ahead With Muni Broadband
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @08:43AM Energy Department Permanently Closes Damaged Hanford Nuclear Reservation Tank
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @01:37AM NSA's Top Talent is Leaving Because of Low Pay, Slumping Morale and Unpopular Reorganization
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @07:14PM The FCC Is Still Tweaking Its Net Neutrality Repeal
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @04:43PM US Calls On Iran To Unblock Social Media Sites Amid Protests
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @04:19PM New Bill Could Finally Get Rid of Paperless Voting Machines
Monday January 01, 2018 @01:07PM 2018 Is the Last Year of America's Public Domain Drought
Monday January 01, 2018 @08:23AM Efforts Grow To Help Students Evaluate What They See Online
Sunday December 31, 2017 @01:12PM Dental Floss May Have No Medical Benefits, Says AP Report
Friday December 29, 2017 @03:46PM How Climate Change Deniers Rise To the Top in Google Searches
Friday December 29, 2017 @03:36PM Trump Wants Postal Service To Charge 'Much More' For Amazon Shipments
Friday December 29, 2017 @09:39AM Two Romanians Charged With Hacking Washington DC Police Surveillance Cameras Days Before Trump's Inauguration
Thursday December 28, 2017 @04:15PM Windows 10 Visits To US Government Sites Surpass Windows 7 For the First Time
Thursday December 28, 2017 @03:25PM There's No Evidence Comcast's New 'Network Investment' Is Because of Net Neutrality Repeal or Tax Cuts
Thursday December 28, 2017 @03:23PM How Pirates Of The Caribbean Hijacked America's Metric System
Thursday December 28, 2017 @08:53AM Mark Zuckerberg's Real Campaign: Save Facebook
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @05:26PM Empirical Research Reveals Three Big Problems With How Patents Are Vetted
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @05:06PM FBI Software For Analyzing Fingerprints Contains Russian-Made Code, Whistleblowers Say
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @04:40PM Russia Is Accusing the US of 'Direct Interference' In Its Elections
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @12:02PM Piracy Notices Can Mess With Your Thermostat, ISP Warns
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @09:36AM Obama Warns Against Irresponsible Social Media Use
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @03:44PM The Library of Congress Will Stop Archiving Every Public Tweet On January 1st
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @01:00PM Net Neutrality Complaints Rise Amid FCC Repeal
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @10:19AM Cash Might Be King, but They Don't Care
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @09:31AM Cities With Uber Have Lower Rates Of Ambulance Usage
Monday December 25, 2017 @02:22PM The Majority of Americans Prefer To Be Greeted With 'Merry Christmas' Over 'Happy Holidays', a Poll Finds
Monday December 25, 2017 @01:07PM UFO Existence 'Proven Beyond Reasonable Doubt', Says Former Head of Pentagon Alien Program
Saturday December 23, 2017 @09:22PM Project Maven Brings AI To the Fight Against ISIS
Saturday December 23, 2017 @06:01PM Russian Submarines are 'Prowling Around' Undersea Internet Cables
Friday December 22, 2017 @10:16PM Republican's 'Net Neutrality' Proposal Called 'Bait and Switch'
Friday December 22, 2017 @10:14PM Can the FCC's 'Net Neutrality' Decision Be Overturned in Congress?
Friday December 22, 2017 @04:21PM Airlines With the Best In-Flight Wi-Fi
Friday December 22, 2017 @02:40PM Comcast May Have Enrolled Thousands in a Near-Worthless Protection Program Without Their Consent
Thursday December 21, 2017 @05:50PM California Poised To Hit 50 Percent Renewable Target a Full Decade Ahead of Schedule
Thursday December 21, 2017 @03:35PM FCC Hits Sinclair With $13 Million Fine Over Ads
Thursday December 21, 2017 @11:16AM Facial Scans at US Airports Violate Americans' Privacy, Report Says
Thursday December 21, 2017 @10:24AM A Federal Ban On Making Lethal Viruses Is Lifted
Thursday December 21, 2017 @09:35AM Wearables Still Slow To Catch On in the United States
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @06:26PM FDA Approves First-Ever Gene Therapy For Inherited Form of Blindness
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @08:16PM Republican Lawmaker Introduces Net Neutrality Legislation
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @04:49PM The White House Is Temporarily Shutting Down Its Petition Website
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @04:35PM Your Phone May Send You 'Blue Alerts' To Warn You When Local Police Are In Danger
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @10:19AM Microsoft Backs Bill To Give Harassment Cases Their Day in Court, Waives Its Own Arbitration Clauses
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @05:15AM US Says North Korea 'Directly Responsible' For WannaCry Ransomware Attack
Monday December 18, 2017 @08:00PM Internal FCC Report Shows Republican Net Neutrality Narrative Is False
Monday December 18, 2017 @04:54PM CDC Director Says No Words Are Actually Banned At the CDC
Monday December 18, 2017 @03:43PM 'There Will Be a [Senate] Vote' To Reinstate Net Neutrality, Schumer Says
Monday December 18, 2017 @01:44PM Kaspersky Lab Sues Trump Administration Over Software Ban
Sunday December 17, 2017 @09:52PM America's 'Rent Crisis' May Be Ending
Sunday December 17, 2017 @07:49PM Ajit Pai Taunts Net Neutrality Critics. Mark Hamill Taunts Ajit Pai
Sunday December 17, 2017 @06:28PM Power Outage Strands Thousands at US Airport. 600 Flights Cancelled
Saturday December 16, 2017 @09:38PM Trump Administration Prohibits CDC Policy Analysts From Using the Words 'Science-Based'
Saturday December 16, 2017 @06:05PM The US Military Admits It Spent $22 Million Investigating UFOs
Friday December 15, 2017 @03:48PM Coinbase Wants Wall Street To Resolve Its Bitcoin Trust Issues
Friday December 15, 2017 @03:26PM ISPs Won't Promise To Treat All Traffic Equally After Net Neutrality
Friday December 15, 2017 @12:35PM China's Top Phone Makers Huawei and Xiaomi In Talks With Carriers To Expand To US Market
Thursday December 14, 2017 @09:09PM CIA Captured Putin's 'Specific Instructions' To Hack the 2016 Election, Says Report
Thursday December 14, 2017 @05:35PM DOJ Confirms Uber Is Being Investigated For Criminal Behavior
Thursday December 14, 2017 @04:39PM Lawmakers Are Fighting For Net Neutrality
Thursday December 14, 2017 @01:49PM The Trump Administration Just Voted To Repeal the US Government's Net Neutrality Rules
Thursday December 14, 2017 @02:33AM FCC's Own Chief Technology Officer Warned About Net Neutrality Repeal
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @06:53PM Solar Power and Batteries Are Encroaching On Natural Gas In Energy Production
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @06:42PM Trump Administration Calls For Government IT To Adopt Cloud Services
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @06:26PM T-Mobile Is Becoming a Cable Company
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @08:37PM What Does Artificial Intelligence Actually Mean?
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @05:44PM Trump Signs Law Forcing Drone Users To Register With Government
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @05:24PM Trump Signs Into Law US Government Ban on Kaspersky Lab Software
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @03:37PM SEC Shuts Down Munchee ICO
Monday December 11, 2017 @11:44PM 129 Million Americans Can Only Get Internet Service From Companies That Have Violated Net Neutrality
Monday December 11, 2017 @03:54PM President Trump Is Sending NASA Back To The Moon
Saturday December 09, 2017 @08:58PM Touting Government/Industry 'Partnership' on Security Practices, NIST Drafts Cybersecurity Framework Update
Saturday December 09, 2017 @07:37PM FCC Refuses Records For Investigation Into Fake Net Neutrality Comments
Saturday December 09, 2017 @12:45AM "The FCC Still Doesn't Know How the Internet Works"
Friday December 08, 2017 @11:01AM 'Face Reality! We Need Net Neutrality!' Crowd Chants Across the Country
Friday December 08, 2017 @08:59AM November Jobs Report: Economy Adds 228,000 Jobs; Unemployment Steady
Thursday December 07, 2017 @04:48PM The US Is Testing a Microwave Weapon To Stop North Korea's Missiles
Thursday December 07, 2017 @04:00PM Bank of America Wins Patent For Crypto Exchange System
Thursday December 07, 2017 @03:44PM Volkswagen Executive Sentenced To Maximum Prison Term For His Role In Dieselgate
Thursday December 07, 2017 @12:28PM Kaspersky To Close Washington Office But Expand Non-State Sales
Thursday December 07, 2017 @11:39AM San Francisco To Restrict Goods Delivery Robots
Thursday December 07, 2017 @09:00AM The Firestorm This Time: Why Los Angeles Is Burning
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @08:15PM FCC Chair Ajit Pai Falsely Claims Killing Net Neutrality Will Help Sick and Disabled People
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @05:42PM Victims of Mystery Attacks In Cuba Left With Anomalies In Brain Tissue
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @05:35PM Warrantless Surveillance Can Continue Even If Law Expires, Officials Say
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @10:29AM Facebook Tops List of Best Places To Work -- Again
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @12:12AM 'We Could Fund a Universal Basic Income With the Data We Give Away To Facebook and Google'
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @06:44PM Feds Shut Down Allegedly Fraudulent Cryptocurrency Offering
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @06:32PM US Says It Doesn't Need a Court Order To Ask Tech Companies To Build Encryption Backdoors
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @04:50PM 40 Percent of America Will Cut the Cord By 2030, New Report Predicts
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @12:54PM Trump Is Looking at Plans For a Global Network of Private Spies
Monday December 04, 2017 @04:26PM FCC Won't Delay Vote, Says Net Neutrality Supporters Are 'Desperate'
Monday December 04, 2017 @09:15AM From the Arctic's Melting Ice, an Unexpected Digital Hub
Saturday December 02, 2017 @05:34PM Valuable Republican Donor Database Breached -- By Other Republicans
Saturday December 02, 2017 @02:44AM Drone Pilot Arrested After Flying Over Two Stadiums, Dropping Leaflets
Friday December 01, 2017 @07:10PM Electric Cars Are Already Cheaper To Own and Run Than Petrol Or Diesel, Says Study
Friday December 01, 2017 @04:01PM Health Risks To Farmworkers Increase As Workforce Ages
Friday December 01, 2017 @03:17PM Was Your Name Stolen To Support Killing Net Neutrality?
Friday December 01, 2017 @01:41PM Tesla Switches on Giant Battery To Shore Up Australia's Grid
Friday December 01, 2017 @12:50PM House Panel Advances Bill on Key Surveillance Measure
Thursday November 30, 2017 @06:34PM Democrat Senators Introduce National Data Breach Notification Law
Thursday November 30, 2017 @05:34PM Verizon Will Launch 5G Home Internet Access In 2018
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @07:04PM Coinbase Ordered To Report 14,355 Users To the IRS
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @05:08PM EPA Confirms Tesla's Model 3 Has a Range of 310 Miles
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @02:31PM FCC Chairman Keeps Up Assault on Social Media
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @05:39PM A Supreme Court Case This Week Could Change US Digital Privacy Standards
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @03:02PM FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Criticizes Companies That Oppose His Efforts To Repeal Net Neutrality Rules
Monday November 27, 2017 @04:33PM White House Weighs Personal Mobile Phone Ban For Staff
Monday November 27, 2017 @03:30PM Comcast Hints At Plan For Paid Fast Lanes After Net Neutrality Repeal
Monday November 27, 2017 @03:07PM Reddit, Twitter, and 200 Others Say Ending Net Neutrality Could Ruin Cyber Monday
Monday November 27, 2017 @02:46PM 'Complicit' Is The Word Of The Year In 2017, Dictionary.com Says
Monday November 27, 2017 @01:01PM Justices Ponder Need For Warrant For Cellphone Tower Data
Monday November 27, 2017 @03:21AM Tim Wu: Why the Courts Will Have to Save Net Neutrality
Sunday November 26, 2017 @07:59PM Petition Calls for Ouster of FCC Chairman Pai
Sunday November 26, 2017 @04:43PM Big Tobacco Loses 11-Year Fight, Forced To Broadcast 'Dangers of Smoking' Ads
Sunday November 26, 2017 @01:16PM FBI Failed To Notify 70+ US Officials Targeted By Russian Hackers
Saturday November 25, 2017 @10:34PM Taking The Profit Out Of Killing 'Net Neutrality'
Saturday November 25, 2017 @10:13PM Russia and The US Fight Over Who Gets To Extradite A Hacker
Saturday November 25, 2017 @08:55PM Patent Trolls Are Losing More. Will America's Supreme Court Change That?
Saturday November 25, 2017 @12:21PM Bloomberg Op-Ed: The Internet 'Already Lost Its Neutrality'
Friday November 24, 2017 @08:29PM Legislators Take Aim At Star Wars Battlefront II, EA Over 'Gambling In Games'
Friday November 24, 2017 @08:25PM Bipartisan US Election Group Issues Security Tips
Friday November 24, 2017 @05:37PM AT&T, Comcast Lawsuit Has Nullified a City's Broadband Competition Law
Friday November 24, 2017 @05:28PM More Than a Million Pro-Repeal Net Neutrality Comments Were Likely Faked
Friday November 24, 2017 @11:44AM A Third of Americans Still Buy and Rent Videos
Friday November 24, 2017 @10:25AM More Young People Are Becoming Farmers
Friday November 24, 2017 @09:16AM Thank You, Phish Fans, For Caring About Net Neutrality
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:47PM 'We Are Disappointed': Tech Companies Speak Up Against the FCC's Plan To Kill Net Neutrality
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:10PM Uber Is Under Investigation By Multiple States Over a 2016 Data Breach
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @03:33PM FCC Ignored Your Net Neutrality Comment, Unless You Made a 'Serious' Legal Argument
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @03:04PM Facebook To Show Users Which Russian Propaganda They Followed
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @01:44PM The Feds Are Officially Cracking Down on Basement Biohackers
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @01:35PM 'The Death of the MBA'
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @05:05PM FCC Will Also Order States To Scrap Plans For Their Own Net Neutrality Laws
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @04:43PM How the Sugar Industry Tried To Hide Health Effects of Its Product 50 Years Ago
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @02:10PM FCC Announces Plan To Repeal Net Neutrality
Monday November 20, 2017 @05:12PM US Sues To Block AT&T Purchase of Time Warner
Sunday November 19, 2017 @08:30PM Net Neutrality is Essentially Unassailable, Argues Billionaire Barry Diller