Slashdot Items Tagged "news"

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Thursday January 12, 2017 @09:27PM US Puts Bumblebee On the Endangered Species List For First Time
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @03:04PM Facebook's 'Journalism Project' Seeks To Strengthen Online News
Monday January 02, 2017 @02:04PM Washington Post Retracts Story About Russian Hackers Penetrating US Electricity Grid
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @06:23PM Czech Republic Sets Up Counter-Terrorism Unit To Counter Fake News Threat
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @03:05PM Iconic Star Wars Actress Carrie Fisher Dies at 60
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @01:02PM Facebook's Safety Check Activated For Fake Bangkok Bombing
Thursday December 22, 2016 @03:56PM Wikipedia Announces the Most Edited Articles of 2016
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @06:51PM Barnes & Noble's Latest Tablet Is Running Spyware From Shanghai
Friday December 16, 2016 @03:38PM YouTube Bans North Korea's State-Owned TV Channel
Friday December 09, 2016 @05:22PM Hillary Clinton Calls Fake News 'An Epidemic' With Real World Consequences
Thursday December 08, 2016 @07:22PM Google Now Lets Developers Write Apps For the Assistant On Google Home
Thursday December 08, 2016 @05:46PM US Presidential Election Was Most 'Talked About' Topic In 2016, Says Facebook
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @05:49PM Paris Makes All Public Transportation Free In Battle Against 'Worst Air Pollution For 10 Years'
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @01:12PM Google Is Removing 'In the News' Section From Desktop Search After Criticism
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @06:54PM Weather Channel To Breitbart: Stop Citing Us To Spread Climate Skepticism
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @05:15PM Former Samsung Engineers Build Smart Umbrella That Tells If It's Going To Rain
Monday December 05, 2016 @08:58PM Facebook Begins Asking Users To Rate Articles' Use of 'Misleading Language'
Monday December 05, 2016 @06:42PM Fake News Prompts Gunman To 'Self-Investigate' Pizza Parlor
Friday December 02, 2016 @07:16PM Nikola Motor Company Reveals Hydrogen Fuel Cell Truck With Range of 1,200 Miles
Friday December 02, 2016 @03:48PM Reuters Built An Algorithm That Can Identify Real News On Twitter
Thursday December 01, 2016 @10:11AM Astronaut Buzz Aldrin is Being Emergency Evacuated From the South Pole
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @06:50PM Twitters Says It Will Ban Trump If He Breaks Hate-Speech Rules
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:43PM Trump Appoints Third Net Neutrality Critic To FCC Advisory Team
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @03:57PM No Man's Sky's Steam Page Didn't Mislead Gamers, Rules UK Ad Watchdog
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @05:05PM Facebook Is Bringing Games Like Pac-Man, Space Invaders To Messenger and Your News Feed
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @04:10PM Google Successfully Uses Machine Learning To Detect Diabetic Retinopathy
Monday November 28, 2016 @08:10PM CNN Acquires Social-Video Startup Beme, Co-Founded By YouTube Star Casey Neistat
Friday November 25, 2016 @10:25PM Advertising Company AppNexus Bans Breitbart News Over Hate Speech
Friday November 25, 2016 @08:24PM Russian Propaganda Effort Helped Spread 'Fake News' During Election, Experts Say
Friday November 25, 2016 @06:58PM 6 Major Countries Have Recently Announced Plans To Phase-Out All Coal-Fired Power Plants
Friday November 25, 2016 @06:10PM Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn Had 'Forbidden' Internet Connection At the Pentagon, Says Report
Thursday November 24, 2016 @10:06PM Right-Wing and Fake News Writers Are Now Going After Elon Musk
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @08:42PM Security Researchers Can Turn Headphones Into Microphones
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @04:50PM Telegram Launches Telegraph, An Anonymous Blogging Platform
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @02:42PM Google's AI Translation Tool Creates Its Own Secret Language
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:32PM Google Search Results Have Liberal Bias, Study Finds
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @10:00AM Study: Most Students Can't Spot Fake News
Monday November 21, 2016 @05:55PM Trump Names Two Opponents of Net Neutrality To Oversee FCC Transition Team
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:46PM 4K Netflix Arrives On Windows 10, But Only Via Microsoft's Edge Browser
Monday November 21, 2016 @01:44PM Google Plans To Remove 'In the News' Section From Its Desktop Search Following 'Fake News' Criticism
Friday November 18, 2016 @03:39PM Antivirus Firm Kaspersky Launches Its Own Hackproof OS, Based On Microkernel
Friday November 18, 2016 @01:16PM President Obama On Fake News Problem: 'We Won't Know What To Fight For'
Thursday November 17, 2016 @05:41PM France To Shut Down All Coal-Fired Power Plants By 2023
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:35PM Music Torrent Site What.CD Has Been Shut Down
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:34PM German Minister: Facebook Should Be Treated Like a Media Company Rather Than a Technology Platform
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @06:31PM Steve Bannon Suggests Having Too Many Asian Tech CEOs Undermines 'Civic Society'
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @04:42PM Facebook Users Interacted Most With Articles From Fox News, CNN and Breitbart In Month Leading Up To Nov 10
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @03:46PM Office Depot Allegedly Diagnosing Computers With Nonexistent Viruses To Meet Sales Goals
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @09:32AM Facebook Finds More Ad-Metric Errors, Vows Clarity About Fixes
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @04:36PM DJI Unveils Phantom 4 Pro and Inspire 2 Drones
Monday November 14, 2016 @07:06PM Google To Prohibit Fake News Websites From Using Its Ad-Selling Software
Monday November 14, 2016 @04:19PM Facebook Disputes Gizmodo Report, Says It Never Built and Withheld Any News Feed Changes Based on Their Political Impact
Monday November 14, 2016 @03:56PM Google Surfaces Fake News About Election Results
Monday November 14, 2016 @12:58PM Facebook's Fight Against Fake News Was Undercut by Fear of Conservative Backlash
Thursday November 10, 2016 @01:31PM Facebook on its Fake News Problem: 'There's So Much More We Need To Do'
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @07:39PM Increased Smartphone Screen-Time Is Associated With Lower Sleep Quality, Says Study
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:16PM Samsung's Latest Patent Is a Foldable Phone
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:04PM Donald Trump Won Because of Facebook
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @03:16AM Donald Trump Wins US Presidency
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @07:31PM New Theory of Gravity Might Explain Dark Matter
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @02:55PM CBC Threatens Podcast App Makers, Argues that RSS Readers Violate Copyright
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @02:46PM Ask Slashdot: Should Web Browsers Have 'Fact Checking' Capability Built-In?
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @10:13AM Samsung Takes Out Full-page Ads on WSJ, NYTimes, and WaPo To Apologize For Note 7 Defects
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @08:54AM US President Barack Obama Criticizes Facebook of Spreading Fake Stories
Monday November 07, 2016 @06:19PM Facebook Threatens LinkedIn With Job Opening Features
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:35PM Facebook Users Sue Over Alleged Racial Discrimination In Housing, Job Ads
Monday November 07, 2016 @04:33PM Gmail's iPhone App Now Has 'Undo Send' and Faster Search
Monday November 07, 2016 @04:04PM Unsealed Court Docs Show FBI Used Malware Like 'A Grenade'
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:29PM New Tesla Buyers Will Have To Pay To Use Superchargers
Friday November 04, 2016 @06:17PM Intel Wants To Replace Fireworks With Drones
Friday November 04, 2016 @05:45PM Turkey Doubles Down On Censorship With Block On VPNs, Tor
Friday November 04, 2016 @03:45PM Apple Cuts USB-C Adapter Prices In Response To MacBook Pro Complaints
Friday November 04, 2016 @10:21AM China Internet Authority Formalizes Regulations For Live-Streaming Industry
Friday November 04, 2016 @07:39AM Windows 7 and 8.1 Are Gaining More New Users Than Windows 10
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @11:35PM Facebook Officially Announces Gameroom, Its PC Steam Competitor
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @03:17PM Google Joins Mozilla and Apple In Distrusting WoSign and StartCom Certificates
Monday October 31, 2016 @08:09PM Computer Scientists Believe a Trump Server Was Communicating With a Russian Bank
Monday October 31, 2016 @07:29PM People Who Use Facebook Live Longer, Study Finds
Monday October 31, 2016 @07:03PM Google's Schmidt Drew Up Draft Plan For Clinton In 2014
Monday October 31, 2016 @06:21PM Uber Drivers Are Company Employees Not Self-Employed Contractors, Rules British Court
Monday October 31, 2016 @05:58PM Physicists Induce Superconductivity In Non-Superconducting Materials
Monday October 31, 2016 @03:45PM NASA: We're Not Racing SpaceX To Mars
Saturday October 29, 2016 @07:57AM US Bank Regulator Notifies Congress of Major Data Security Breach
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:14PM Amazon Launches Prime In China
Friday October 28, 2016 @03:32PM Facebook Lets Advertisers Exclude Users By Race
Thursday October 27, 2016 @04:44PM Oracle Will Officially Appeal Its 'Fair Use' Loss Against Google
Thursday October 27, 2016 @02:53PM Climate Change Rate To Turn Southern Spain To Desert By 2100, Report Warns
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @07:48PM Rich People Pay Less Attention To Other People, Says Study
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @05:19PM Tesla Posts Second Profitable Quarter Ever
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @04:24PM 176 Original Emojis Join Van Gogh and Picasso At Museum of Modern Art
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @04:08PM How Vigilante Hackers Could Stop the Internet of Things Botnet
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @04:04PM Canadian Police Are Texting Potential Murder Witnesses
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @03:09PM Dyn DNS DDoS Likely The Work of Script Kiddies, Says FlashPoint
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @08:21PM Google Fiber Pauses Operations, CEO Leaves, and About 9 Percent of Staff Is Being Let Go
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @06:19PM Scientists Create AI Program That Can Predict Human Rights Trials With 79 Percent Accuracy
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @06:02PM Renewables Overtake Coal As World's Largest Source of Power Capacity
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @04:34PM Largest Auto-Scandal Settlement In US History: Judge Approves $15 Billion Volkswagen Settlement
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:30PM Apple Has Created 'Detailed Mockups' of iMessage For Android
Monday October 24, 2016 @05:56PM People Like Netflix's Original Content More Than Its Other Content: AllFlicks
Monday October 24, 2016 @05:32PM Rowhammer Attack Can Now Root Android Devices
Monday October 24, 2016 @04:23PM Alibaba Founder To Chinese Government: Use Big Data To Stop Criminals
Monday October 24, 2016 @04:05PM Study Finds Little Lies Lead To Bigger Ones
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:40PM Electronic Surveillance Up 500% In DC Area Since 2011, Almost All Sealed Cases
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:30PM Apple Releases iOS 10.1 With New Portrait Mode For iPhone 7 Plus
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:03PM New York Times Buys The Wirecutter For $30 Million
Monday October 24, 2016 @02:45PM Harvard Researchers Print World's First Heart-On-A-Chip
Saturday October 22, 2016 @12:16PM Governor Cuomo Bans Airbnb From Listing Short-Term Rentals In New York
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:29PM Cisco Develops System To Automatically Cut-Off Pirate Video Streams
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:06PM WikiLeaks To Its Supporters: 'Stop Taking Down the US Internet, You Proved Your Point'
Friday October 21, 2016 @05:34PM Facebook Employees Tried To Remove Trump Posts As Hate Speech
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:56PM Chemical-Releasing Bike Lock Causes Vomiting To Deter Thieves
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:39PM Mirai and Bashlight Join Forces Against DNS Provider Dyn
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:09PM AI Platform Assesses Trump's and Clinton's Emotional Intelligence
Friday October 21, 2016 @03:14PM Russians Seek Answers To Central Moscow GPS Anomaly
Friday October 21, 2016 @03:05PM Prosecutors Say NSA Contractor Could Flee To Foreign Power
Friday October 21, 2016 @02:49PM 43 Million Weebly and 22 Million Foursquare Accounts Stolen
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:00AM AT&T Considers Buying Time Warner
Thursday October 20, 2016 @11:10PM Nurses In Australia Face Punishment For Promoting Anti-Vaccination Messages Via Social Media
Thursday October 20, 2016 @10:47PM Facebook Bans Animated Breast Cancer Awareness Video Showing Circle-Shaped Breasts
Thursday October 20, 2016 @07:20PM Target Passes Walmart As Top US Corporate Installer of Solar Power
Thursday October 20, 2016 @05:55PM Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Thinks Space Can Be the New Internet
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:50PM Higher-End Smartphones Make You Happier, Says JD Power Study
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:30PM First New US Nuclear Reactor In 20 Years Goes Live
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:01PM Mark Cerny, Chief PlayStation Architect, Explains the PS4 Pro
Thursday October 20, 2016 @03:27PM US Army 'Will Have More Robot Soldiers Than Humans' By 2025, Says Former British Spy
Thursday October 20, 2016 @03:11PM How Hackers Broke Into John Podesta and Colin Powell's Gmail Accounts