Slashdot Items Tagged "communications"

Date / Time Story
Thursday July 27, 2017 @11:37AM More Than One Billion People Use Facebook's WhatsApp Service Every Day
Thursday July 27, 2017 @04:51AM FCC Is Not Complying With Freedom of Information Act Requests, Alleges Lawsuit
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @03:20PM SEC Rules That ICO Tokens Are Securities
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @02:32PM Google Is Testing Autoplay Videos Directly In Search Results
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @05:07PM AT&T Loses Record Number of Traditional TV Subscribers In Q2, Drops 156,000 DirecTV Satellite Customers
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @02:01PM House Panel Wants Google, Facebook, AT&T CEOs To Testify On Internet Rules
Monday July 24, 2017 @06:34PM iOS 11 Will Prevent Your iPhone From Automatically Connecting To Unreliable Wi-Fi Networks
Monday July 24, 2017 @05:24PM Ask Slashdot: Best Option For a Touring Band With Mobile Data?
Sunday July 23, 2017 @12:50PM Disastrous 'Pokemon Go' Event Leads To Mass Refunds
Friday July 21, 2017 @11:18PM Ask Slashdot: Someone Else Is Using My Email Address
Friday July 21, 2017 @10:44PM Verizon Accused of Throttling Netflix and YouTube, Admits To 'Video Optimization'
Thursday July 20, 2017 @05:47PM AlphaBay Owner Used Email Address For Both AlphaBay and LinkedIn Profile.
Thursday July 20, 2017 @04:28PM Authorities Take Down Hansa Dark Web Market, Confirm AlphaBay Takedown
Thursday July 20, 2017 @04:23PM YouTube Will Now Redirect Searches For Extremist Videos To Anti-Terrorist Playlists
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @06:45PM Dadbot: How a Son Made a Chatbot of His Dying Dad
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @05:34PM Researchers Have Figured Out How To Fake News Video With AI
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @04:50PM Ethereum Co-Founder Says Cryptocurrencies Are 'a Ticking Time Bomb'
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @04:43PM EFF: Large ISPs Lying To Californians To Kill New Privacy Law
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @04:26PM Facebook Is Looking Into Allowing Paywall For Selected Media Stories
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @04:00PM Telecom Lobbyists Downplayed 'Theoretical' Security Flaws in Mobile Data Backbone
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @03:17PM Why is Comcast Using Self-driving Cars To Justify Abolishing Net Neutrality?
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @05:24PM FCC Refuses To Release Text of More Than 40,000 Net Neutrality Complaints
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @04:39PM Flaw In IoT Security Cameras Leaves Millions of Devices Open To Hackers
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @04:19PM Ask Slashdot: Is Password Masking On Its Way Out?
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @02:33PM Mesh Networking Comes To Bluetooth, Which Could Set Off a New Wave of Smart Buildings
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @12:38PM China's Censors Can Now Erase Images Mid-Transmission
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @04:19AM Google Fiber Is Losing Its Second CEO in Less Than a Year
Monday July 17, 2017 @04:44PM Comcast Says Should Be Able To Create Internet Fast Lanes For Self-Driving Cars
Monday July 17, 2017 @03:25PM US Appeals Court Upholds Nondisclosure Rules For Surveillance Orders
Monday July 17, 2017 @10:02AM Amazon May Unveil Its Own Messaging App
Sunday July 16, 2017 @08:26PM Ask Slashdot: What Are The Lesser-Known Roles Of The IT Department?
Friday July 14, 2017 @10:16AM Australia To Compel Technology Firms To Provide Access To Encrypted Missives
Thursday July 13, 2017 @04:00PM Ask Slashdot: Why Do So Many of You Think Carrying Cash Is 'Dangerous'?
Thursday July 13, 2017 @10:25AM Comcast, Verizon, and AT&T Want Congress To Make a Net Neutrality Law Because They Will Write It
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @05:35PM Radio Station Hijacked Eight Times In the Past Month To Play 'I'm a Wanker' Song
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @09:45AM Tech Giants Rally Today in Support of Net Neutrality
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @07:05PM Students Are Better Off Without a Laptop In the Classroom
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @05:57PM We Need To Reboot the Culture of View Source
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @05:51PM 41 Percent of Adults In the US Have Been Harassed Online, Says Pew Study
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @04:07PM EFF's Latest Privacy Report Criticizes Amazon and WhatsApp Over Policies That 'Fall Short'
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @04:04PM Twitter Users Blocked By Trump Sue, Claim @realDonaldTrump Is Public Forum
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @03:10PM AT&T Pretends To Love Net Neutrality, Joins Tomorrow's Protest With A Straight Face
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @09:45AM Microsoft Pledges To Bring Better Broadband To Two Million Rural Americans in the Next Five Years
Monday July 10, 2017 @05:58PM Newspapers To Bid For Antitrust Exemption To Tackle Google and Facebook
Monday July 10, 2017 @04:33PM Ask Slashdot: Is There a Way To Experience the Chinese Internet From Outside?
Monday July 10, 2017 @03:27PM British Judge Uses Personal Email To Send Details of Sensitive Court Case
Friday July 07, 2017 @10:56PM Google and Facebook Give Net Neutrality Campaign a Boost
Thursday July 06, 2017 @05:41PM Space Data Lawsuit Has Alphabet's Project Loon In Jeopardy
Thursday July 06, 2017 @05:16PM RED Launches a $1,200 Smartphone With a 'Hydrogen Holographic Display'
Thursday July 06, 2017 @04:37PM YouTube Stars Defend Net Neutrality In Open Letter To the FCC
Thursday July 06, 2017 @03:31PM Skype Users Slam Microsoft's Attempt To Infuse App With Social Media Magic
Thursday July 06, 2017 @02:42PM New Attack Can Now Decrypt Satellite Phone Calls in 'Real Time'
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @07:41PM Google May Face Another Record EU Fine, This Time Over Android
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @05:28PM Petya Ransomware Authors Demand $250,000 In First Public Statement Since Attack
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @03:59PM Cox Expands Home Internet Data Caps, While CenturyLink Abandons Them
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @03:49PM CNN Warns It May Expose An Anonymous Critic If He Ever Again Publishes Bad Content
Monday July 03, 2017 @08:30PM 65 Percent of Major US Banks Have Failed Web Security Testing, Says Report
Monday July 03, 2017 @06:11PM Forced Arbitration Isn't 'Forced' Because No One Has To Buy Service, Says AT&T
Monday July 03, 2017 @04:11PM Now Any Florida Resident Can Challenge What Is Taught In Public Florida Schools
Monday July 03, 2017 @03:57PM Germany's Federal Cartel Office Claims Facebook 'Extorts' Personal Data From Users
Sunday July 02, 2017 @05:26PM The US Considers A Remote Identification System For Drones
Saturday July 01, 2017 @05:22PM Rocket Lab Inaugurates The Era Of Even Cheaper Rocket Launches
Friday June 30, 2017 @07:45PM NSA 'Traffic Shaping' Can Divert US Internet Traffic For Easier Monitoring
Friday June 30, 2017 @04:24PM With a Single Wiretap Order, US Authorities Listened In on 3.3 Million Phone Calls
Thursday June 29, 2017 @06:28PM Zillow Drops Complaint Against Blogger After Backlash Over Copyright Claim
Thursday June 29, 2017 @04:58PM Opinion: Google Unleashes Terrible New Update For Google News Upon the Net
Thursday June 29, 2017 @04:06PM Trump Picks Republican To Fill Empty Commissioner Seat At FCC
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @04:06PM Facebook's Secret Censorship Rules Protect White Men From Hate Speech But Not Black Children
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @02:45PM More Than 40 ISPs Across the Country Tell Chairman Pai to Not Repeal Network Neutrality
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @06:11PM Petya Ransomware Outbreak Originated In Ukraine Via Tainted Accounting Software
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @05:09PM Comcast and Charter In Talks With Sprint To Offer Wireless Service
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:02PM August Solar Eclipse Could Disrupt Roads and Cellular Networks
Monday June 26, 2017 @06:12PM Google Home Is 6 Times More Likely To Answer Your Question Than Amazon Alexa
Monday June 26, 2017 @05:42PM New Study Explains Why Trump's 'Sad' Tweets Are So Effective
Monday June 26, 2017 @04:31PM 'I'm Suing New York City To Loosen Verizon's Iron Grip'
Monday June 26, 2017 @04:13PM Fake Online Stores Reveal Gamblers' Shadow Banking System
Monday June 26, 2017 @01:09PM Google Replaces Gchat With Hangouts Today
Saturday June 24, 2017 @08:02PM How A Contractor Exploited A Vulnerability In The FCC Website
Friday June 23, 2017 @07:32PM FCC Grants OneWeb Approval To Launch Over 700 Satellites For 'Space Internet'
Friday June 23, 2017 @06:31PM The People GoFundMe Leaves Behind
Friday June 23, 2017 @03:57PM Texting While Driving Now Legal In Colorado -- In Some Cases
Friday June 23, 2017 @03:43PM WikiLeaks Doc Dump Reveals CIA Tools For Hacking Air-Gapped PCs
Thursday June 22, 2017 @08:35PM ESA Approves Gravitational-Wave Hunting Spacecraft For 2034
Thursday June 22, 2017 @08:15PM Netflix Launches New 'Interactive Shows' That Let Viewers Dictate the Story
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:48PM Wireless and Drone Execs Praised President Trump as He Pledged To Cut Down Regulations
Thursday June 22, 2017 @03:53PM Lawsuit Accuses Comcast of Cutting Competitor's Wires To Put It Out of Business
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @05:27PM eBay Will Now Price Match Amazon, Walmart and Others On Over 50,000 Items
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @05:16PM Remember When You Called Someone and Heard a Song?
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @05:15PM Ask Slashdot: Best Way To Isolate a Network And Allow Data Transfer?
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @05:07PM NSA Opens GitHub Account, Lists 32 Projects Developed By the Agency
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @04:07PM Even Telecom Workers Don't Want To Talk On the Phone
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @04:06PM Virgin Mobile Becomes World's First iPhone-Exclusive Carrier, Offers Year of Service For $1
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @02:00PM Snapchat's New Snap Map Lets You Share Your Location With Friends
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @10:32AM The Best And Worst ISPs According To Consumer Reports
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:05PM Google Launches Its AI-Powered Jobs Search Engine
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:46PM Mozilla Launches Privacy-Minded 'Firefox Focus' Browser For Android
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:36PM Uber Finally Adds a Tipping Option To Its App
Monday June 19, 2017 @04:09PM Equipment Already In Space Can Be Adapted For Extremely Secure Data Encryption
Monday June 19, 2017 @03:54PM Supreme Court Rules Sex Offenders Can't Be Barred From Social Media
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:28PM Chinese Satellite Breaks Distance Record For Quantum-Key Exchange
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:16PM Former CenturyLink Employee Accuses Company of Running a Wells Fargo-Like Scheme
Friday June 16, 2017 @05:51PM Firm Responsible For Mirai-Infected Webcams Hires Software Firm To Make Its Products More Secure
Friday June 16, 2017 @05:19PM Alleged KickassTorrents Owner Considers 'Voluntary Surrender' To the US
Friday June 16, 2017 @04:35PM T-Mobile Rolling Out 600 MHz Low-Band Wireless
Thursday June 15, 2017 @10:32PM Amazon Granted a Patent That Prevents In-Store Shoppers From Online Price Checking
Thursday June 15, 2017 @06:14PM CIA Created 'CherryBlossom' Toolkit For Hacking Hundreds of Routers Models
Thursday June 15, 2017 @04:09PM Japan Passes Controversial 'Anti-Conspiracy' Bill
Thursday June 15, 2017 @11:21AM CRTC Bans Locked Phones and Carrier Unlocking Fees
Thursday June 15, 2017 @09:46AM EU Mobile Roaming Charges Scrapped
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @11:54PM US Spy Satellite Buzzes ISS
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @08:05PM US Internet Company Refused To Participate In NSA Surveillance, Documents Reveal
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @07:30PM Netflix Has More American Subscribers Than Cable TV
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @06:38PM Facebook Built an AI System That Learned To Lie To Get What It Wants
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @05:13PM We Could Have Had Cellphones Four Decades Earlier
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @09:08PM Google Searches Show That America Is Full of Racist and Selfish People
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @05:51PM A 12-Month Campaign of Fake News To Influence Elections Costs $400K, Says Report
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @04:52PM Play Store Downloads Show Google Pixel Sales Limited To 1 Million Units
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @02:17PM FCC Can't Cap the Cost of Cross-State Prison Phone Calls, Court Rules
Monday June 12, 2017 @07:59PM Someone Built a Tool To Get Congress' Browser History
Monday June 12, 2017 @06:45PM Hackers Can Spoof Phone Numbers, Track Users Via 4G VoLTE Mobile Technology
Monday June 12, 2017 @06:38PM Man Sentenced to Death For Blasphemous Facebook Comments In Pakistan
Monday June 12, 2017 @04:35PM US Banks Launching Answer To Peer-To-Peer Payment App Venmo
Monday June 12, 2017 @03:49PM 'COVFEFE Act' Would Make Social Media a Presidential Record
Monday June 12, 2017 @03:40PM Researchers Reveal Malware Designed To 'Power Down' Electric Grid
Friday June 09, 2017 @07:40PM Younger Millennials Don't Know What Networks Are Responsible For TV Shows, Unless It's Netflix
Friday June 09, 2017 @05:21PM Pirate Bay Founder: We've Lost the Internet, It's All About Damage Control Now
Friday June 09, 2017 @03:39PM Apple's New iPhones May Miss Out On Higher-Speed Data Links
Thursday June 08, 2017 @04:25PM US Ranks 28th In the World In Average Wireless Broadband Speeds
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @08:07PM Facebook Wants To Spy On People Using Their Phone's Camera and Analyze Facial Emotions
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:54PM The Public Is Growing Tired of Trump's Tweets, Says Voter Survey
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:36PM Facebook Unveils New Tools To Help Elected Officials Reach Constituents
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:07PM Russian Malware Communicates Using Britney Spears's Instagram Account
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @07:18PM Apple 'Error 53' Sting Operation Caught Staff Misleading Customers, Court Documents Allege
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @06:18PM Malware Uses Router LEDs To Steal Data From Secure Networks
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:38PM GPU and Motherboard OEMs Readying Components Optimized For Cryptocurrency Mining
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:32PM Ask Slashdot: How Do News Organizations Keep Track of So Much Information?
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:25PM Police In Oklahoma Have Cracked Hundreds of People's Cell Phones
Monday June 05, 2017 @08:28PM DOJ Charges Federal Contractor With Leaking Classified Info To Media
Monday June 05, 2017 @07:15PM Wall Street Journal's Google Traffic Drops 44% After Pulling Out of First Click Free
Monday June 05, 2017 @06:29PM Cable TV 'Failing' As a Business, Cable Industry Lobbyist Says
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:44PM FCC Seeks To Increase ISP Competition In Apartment Buildings
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:16PM YouTube Clarifies 'Hate Speech' Definition and Which Videos Won't Be Monetized
Friday June 02, 2017 @03:56PM Google Could Face a $9 Billion EU Fine For Rigging Search Results In Its Favor
Friday June 02, 2017 @01:22PM After Bomb Threats, FCC Proposes Letting Police Unveil Anonymous Callers
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:32AM Democrats Ask FBI To Probe Reported FCC Cyberattack
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @05:23PM Qualcomm, Microsoft Announce Snapdragon 835 PCs With Gigabit LTE
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:39PM Silk Road Founder Loses Appeal and Will Serve Life
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:32PM Apple Is Manufacturing a Siri Speaker To Compete Against Google Home, Amazon Echo
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:02PM Parents Have No Right To Dead Child's Facebook Account, German Court Rules
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @05:18PM AI Could Get Smarter By Copying the Neural Structure of a Rat Brain
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:40PM Experts Call For Preserving Copper, Pneumatic Systems As Hedge For Cyber Risk
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:24PM Google Chrome Bug Lets Sites Record Audio and Video Without a Visual Indicator
Friday May 26, 2017 @09:03PM Investigation Demanded Over Fake FCC Comments Submitted By Dead People
Thursday May 25, 2017 @07:54PM Messenger App Kik Debuts Its Own Digital Currency
Thursday May 25, 2017 @06:02PM More Than Half of Streaming Users In US Are Sharing Their Passwords, Says Report
Thursday May 25, 2017 @05:19PM Facebook's Instant Articles Platform To Support Google AMP, Apple News
Thursday May 25, 2017 @05:07PM Instagram Ranked Worst For Young People's Mental Health
Thursday May 25, 2017 @04:52PM T-Mobile's 'Digits' Program Revamps the Phone Number
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @09:34PM How Facebook Flouts Holocaust Denial Laws Except Where It Fears Being Sued
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @09:29PM Scientists Find Way To Photograph People Through Walls Using WiFi
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @05:57PM Republicans Want To Leave You Voicemail -- Without Ever Ringing Your Cellphone
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @05:46PM FCC Won't Punish Stephen Colbert For Controversial Trump Insult
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @05:07PM Google Following Your Offline Credit Card Spending To Tell Advertisers If Their Ads Work
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @03:13PM Ask Slashdot: ISPs That Respect Your Online Privacy?
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @02:32PM Comcast Proves Need For Net Neutrality By Trying To Censor Advocacy Website
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:38PM Outage Knocks Out All Major Phone Providers On the East Coast
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:37PM Sprint Wins $140M Verdict Against Time Warner Cable For Infringing VoIP Patents
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:03PM Java Creator James Gosling Joins Amazon Web Services
Monday May 22, 2017 @05:51PM Ethereum Could Be Worth More Than Bitcoin Very Soon
Sunday May 21, 2017 @02:55PM FCC Won't Release DDoS Logs, And Will Probably Honor Fake Comments
Sunday May 21, 2017 @01:39PM Soon You'll Be Able To Build Your Own 4G Network Over Wi-Fi Frequencies
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:10PM About 37,000 AT&T Workers Go On Three-Day Strike
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:42PM UK Conservatives Pledge To Create Government-Controlled Internet
Thursday May 18, 2017 @08:22PM Hacker Steals 17 Million Zomato Users' Data, Briefly Puts It On Dark Web
Thursday May 18, 2017 @06:32PM Researchers Create a T-Shirt That Monitors the Wearer's Breathing Rate In Real Time
Thursday May 18, 2017 @04:11PM Google To Launch a Jobs Search Engine In the US
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:59PM Firefox 55: Flash Will Become 'Ask To Activate' For Everyone
Thursday May 18, 2017 @12:35PM Net Neutrality Goes Down in Flames as FCC Votes To Kill Title II Rules
Thursday May 18, 2017 @12:20PM More Than 35,000 AT&T Workers Threaten Weekend Strike
Thursday May 18, 2017 @02:18AM Any Half-Decent Hacker Could Break Into Mar-a-Lago
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @06:02PM Comcast's New Wireless Service Goes Live For Current Xfinity Subscribers
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @04:34PM The Republican Push To Repeal Net Neutrality Will Get Underway This Week
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @12:59PM Google's Balloons Connect Flood-hit Peru
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @10:23AM Region-Locked Content Drives UK Users To Try a VPN
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @06:35PM Our Obsession With Trailers Is Making Movies Worse
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @05:18PM Twitter Co-Founder Biz Stone Is Returning to the Company
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @04:42PM European Privacy Regulators Take Coordinated Action Against Facebook
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @12:28PM 1.9 Million Bell Customer Email Addresses Stolen By 'Anonymous Hacker'
Monday May 15, 2017 @10:35PM SpaceX Launches Super-Heavy Satellite Atop Falcon 9 Rocket
Monday May 15, 2017 @04:02PM Should You Leave Google Chrome For the Opera Browser?
Monday May 15, 2017 @07:42AM How Australia Bungled Its $36 Billion High-Speed Internet Rollout
Sunday May 14, 2017 @07:06PM FCC Suspends Net Neutrality Comments, As Chairman Pai Mocks 'Mean Tweets'
Friday May 12, 2017 @05:03PM Cable Lobby Survey Backfires; Most Americans Support Net Neutrality
Friday May 12, 2017 @01:19PM T-Mobile No Longer Offering 'Free Data For Life' Offer For New Tablets
Friday May 12, 2017 @10:19AM Sprint Sues FCC For 'Capricious' Deregulation of Business Data Services
Friday May 12, 2017 @10:10AM Cyberattack Hits England's National Health Service With Ransom Demands
Friday May 12, 2017 @09:26AM Nuisance Call Firm Keurboom Hit With Record Fine
Thursday May 11, 2017 @08:07PM Trump Signs Executive Order On Cybersecurity
Thursday May 11, 2017 @05:10PM Verizon Outbids AT&T For Nationwide 5G Wireless Spectrum
Thursday May 11, 2017 @04:36PM German Publishers' Lawsuit Against Google May Backfire