Slashdot Items Tagged "politics"

Date / Time Story
Thursday July 28, 2016 @10:18AM E-Cigarettes Emit Toxic Vapors, Says Study
Thursday July 28, 2016 @01:34AM Tech Takes Its K-12 CS Education and Immigration Crisis To the DNC
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @12:27PM Trump Calls For Russia To Cyber-Invade the United States To Find Clinton's 'Missing' Emails
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @05:42PM EU Plans To Create Database Of Bitcoin Users With Identities & Wallet Addres
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @02:00PM 'DNC Hacker' Unmasked: He Really Works for Russia, Researchers Say
Monday July 25, 2016 @03:49PM Facebook Admits Blocking WikiLeaks' DNC Email Links, But Won't Say Why
Sunday July 24, 2016 @04:54PM Clinton Campaign: Russia Leaked Emails to Help Trump
Saturday July 23, 2016 @09:07PM Star Trek's 50th Anniversary Celebrated at Comic-Con
Saturday July 23, 2016 @06:00PM Homeland Security Border Agents Can Seize Your Phone
Saturday July 23, 2016 @06:31AM Maximizing Economic Output With Linear Programming...and Communism
Friday July 22, 2016 @08:43PM Hillary Clinton Chooses Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine As Running Mate
Friday July 22, 2016 @01:13PM 'The Hillary Leaks' - Wikileaks Releases 19,252 Previously Unseen DNC Emails
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @09:39PM China Bans Ad Blocking
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @09:39PM BlackBerry CEO 'Disturbed' By Apple's Hard Line On Encryption
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @09:39PM Saudi Arabia Revives 15-Year-Old Ban On 'Zionism-Promoting' Pokemon
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @11:37PM WikiLeaks Releases 300K Turkey Government Emails In Response To Erdogan's Post-Coup Purges
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @04:41PM Library of Congress Hit With a Denial-Of-Service Attack
Monday July 18, 2016 @06:27PM BuzzFeed and Washington Post To Use Robots For RNC Coverage
Monday July 18, 2016 @06:11PM RNC Is Preparing For Cyberattacks
Monday July 18, 2016 @12:03AM The Case Against a Universal Basic Income
Sunday July 17, 2016 @06:16PM Cities Struggling To Crack Down On Airbnb Renters
Sunday July 17, 2016 @05:29PM U.S. Curtails Federal Election Observers
Sunday July 17, 2016 @02:22PM Did Armenia Censor Facebook?
Sunday July 17, 2016 @03:35AM Energy Prices Skyrocket in South Australia
Saturday July 16, 2016 @11:18PM New Study Shows Why Big Pharma Hates Medical Marijuana
Saturday July 16, 2016 @11:54AM Paypal Founder Peter Thiel To Speak At Trump's Republican Convention
Saturday July 16, 2016 @10:22AM Russia Is Building a Nuclear Space Bomber
Saturday July 16, 2016 @01:53AM Jill Stein Pledges To Pardon Snowden and Appoint Him To Her Cabinet
Friday July 15, 2016 @11:53PM Newt Gingrich Says Visiting An ISIS Or Al Qaeda Website Should Be A Felony
Friday July 15, 2016 @05:11PM Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube Blocked In Turkey During Reported Coup Attempt
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:21PM UK Gov Says New Home Sec Will Have Powers To Ban End-to-end Encryption
Thursday July 14, 2016 @09:14PM How President Jimmy Carter Saved The Space Shuttle
Thursday July 14, 2016 @08:26PM Google Hit By New Round Of Antitrust Charges In Europe
Thursday July 14, 2016 @08:03PM In Privacy Victory, Microsoft Wins Appeal Over Foreign Data Warrant
Thursday July 14, 2016 @08:02PM Donald Trump To Announce Mike Pence As Vice-Presidential Running Mate
Thursday July 14, 2016 @08:00PM 145 Tech Leaders Say 'Trump Would Be A Disaster For Innovation'
Thursday July 14, 2016 @08:00PM Google's New Emoji Aimed At Promoting Gender Equality Are Coming
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @10:50PM 'Fourth Amendment Caucus' Aims To Fight Government Surveillance
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @08:16PM Theresa May Becomes UK's 'Spy Queen' and New Prime Minister
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @01:48PM Guccifer 2.0 Drops New Documents
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @11:19PM How Technology Disrupted the Truth
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @10:44PM VPN Provider Removes Russian Presence After Servers Seized
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @01:10PM Clinton: It's 'Heartbreaking' When IT Workers Must Train H-1B Replacements
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @12:40PM Bernie Sanders Endorses Hillary Clinton
Monday July 11, 2016 @11:47PM Google To Train 2 Million Indian Android Developers
Monday July 11, 2016 @09:28PM Facebook Sued for $1 Billion for Alleged Use of Medium for Terror
Monday July 11, 2016 @09:27PM Can Tech Workers Skip The Olympics As Easily As Athletes?
Monday July 11, 2016 @07:38PM Congress Is Trying To Expand The Patriot Act
Sunday July 10, 2016 @06:02PM EFF Delivers 210,000 Signatures Opposing Trans-Pacific Partnership
Sunday July 10, 2016 @04:07PM Uber Investor Suggests Addressing Police Killings With an App
Sunday July 10, 2016 @11:20AM Is A Rational Nation Ruled By Science A Terrible Idea?
Saturday July 09, 2016 @08:59PM US Terrorist Conviction Appealed Over Use of NSA Data
Saturday July 09, 2016 @05:06PM Brexit: Government Rejects Petition Signed By 4.1 Million Calling For Second EU Referendum
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:08AM Putin Gives Federal Security Agents Two Weeks To Produce 'Encryption Keys' For The Internet
Thursday July 07, 2016 @06:01PM FBI Director: Guccifer Admitted He Lied About Hacking Hillary Clinton's Email
Thursday July 07, 2016 @01:23PM Facebook Decides Which Killings We're Allowed to See
Thursday July 07, 2016 @10:54AM Russian Leader Putin Signs Controversial 'Big Brother' Law
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @09:15PM DOJ Will Not File Charges Against Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @06:08PM Password Sharing Is a Federal Crime, Appeals Court Rules
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @06:07PM UK Bill Introduces 10 Year Prison Sentence for Online Pirates
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:39PM Entire Federal Government Exempt From Robocall Laws, FCC Rules
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @07:40PM Theranos Faces Congressional Inquiry Over Faulty Blood Tests
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @09:36AM Historic Route 66 To Feature Solar Road Technology
Monday July 04, 2016 @06:55PM Bulgaria Got a Law Requiring Open Source
Monday July 04, 2016 @06:55PM New Cars Are Too Expensive For The Typical Family, Says Study
Monday July 04, 2016 @12:49PM China Bans the Use Of Social Media As a News Source
Sunday July 03, 2016 @11:42PM The Fight To Save the Australian Digital Archive Trove
Sunday July 03, 2016 @11:26PM America Expands Its Freedom of Information Act
Sunday July 03, 2016 @02:10PM Israel Accuses Facebook Of Aiding Terrorists and Hampering Police Investigations
Saturday July 02, 2016 @06:05PM Will Brexit Hurt International Cyber-Security?
Saturday July 02, 2016 @02:48PM Landlords, ISPs Team Up To Rip Off Tenants On Broadband
Saturday July 02, 2016 @09:47AM Stop Bashing GMO Food, Say 109 Nobel Laureates
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:22AM Why Did The Stars Wars and Star Trek Worlds Turn Out So Differently?
Friday July 01, 2016 @01:14AM Microsoft President Brad Smith: Computer Science Is Space Race of Today
Friday July 01, 2016 @12:51AM Guccifer 2.0 Calls DNC Hack His "Personal Project," Mocks Security Firms
Thursday June 30, 2016 @12:40AM Tesla Admits Defeat, Quietly Settles Model X Lawsuit Over Usability Problems
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @09:07AM Clinton Tech Plan Reads Like Silicon Valley Wish List
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @12:34AM Airbnb Has Sued Its Hometown Of San Francisco
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @12:34AM China Tells App Developers To Increase User Monitoring
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @12:33AM Researchers Find Game-Changing Helium Reserve In Tanzania
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @12:31AM The Moral Dilemma of Driverless Cars: Save The Driver or Save The Crowd?
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @08:10AM US Customs Wants To Know Travelers' Social Media Account Names
Monday June 27, 2016 @04:17PM President Obama Should Pardon Edward Snowden Before Leaving Office
Monday June 27, 2016 @09:06AM As It Searches For Suspects, The FBI May Be Looking At You
Monday June 27, 2016 @09:05AM Wisconsin's Prison-Sentencing Algorithm Challenged in Court
Sunday June 26, 2016 @11:59PM Google and Facebook May Be Suppressing 'Extremist' Speech With Copyright Scanners
Sunday June 26, 2016 @02:51AM UK Tech Sector Reacts To Brexit: Some Anticipate Slow Down, Some Contemplate Relocation
Saturday June 25, 2016 @08:28PM Web Petition For 2nd EU Referendum Draws Huge Interest
Saturday June 25, 2016 @08:28PM Austin Is Conducting Sting Operations Against Ride-Sharing Drivers
Friday June 24, 2016 @06:38PM New Apps Let Women Obtain Birth Control Without Visiting a Doctor
Friday June 24, 2016 @05:35AM BBC: UK Votes To Leave The European Union
Thursday June 23, 2016 @09:06PM Federal Court: The Fourth Amendment Does Not Protect Your Home Computer
Thursday June 23, 2016 @09:04PM Clinton's Private Email Was Blocked By Spam Filters, So State IT Turned Them Off
Thursday June 23, 2016 @03:08PM Facebook Offers Political Bias Training In Wake Of Trending Controversy
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @10:33PM Europe's Robots To Become 'Electronic Persons' Under Draft Plan
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @10:32PM German Government Agrees To Ban Fracking Indefinitely
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @02:21PM Senate Rejects FBI Bid For Warrantless Access To Internet Browsing Histories
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @09:12AM Elon Musk's Tesla Plans To Acquire Elon Musk's SolarCity For $2.7B In Stock
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @09:11AM DNC Hacker Releases Clinton Foundation Documents
Monday June 20, 2016 @09:44PM New York Criminalizes the Use Of Ticket-Buying Bots
Monday June 20, 2016 @09:42PM New York Senate Passes Bill That Bans Short-Term Apartment Listings On Airbnb
Monday June 20, 2016 @09:41PM Russian Bill Requires Encryption Backdoors In All Messenger Apps
Monday June 20, 2016 @02:55PM High IQ Countries Have Less Software Piracy, Research Finds
Sunday June 19, 2016 @11:24PM Big Tech Squashes New York's 'Right To Repair' Bill
Sunday June 19, 2016 @04:38PM IBM Engineer Builds a Harry Potter Sorting Hat Using 'Watson' AI
Saturday June 18, 2016 @02:48PM Anonymous Attacks Anti-White Movements in South Africa and Zimbabwe
Saturday June 18, 2016 @02:31PM Political Party's Videoconference System Hacked, Allowed Spying On Demand
Friday June 17, 2016 @11:24PM The NSA Would Be Eliminated Under President Gary Johnson
Friday June 17, 2016 @08:20PM Thanks To Apple's Influence, You're Not Getting A Rifle Emoji
Friday June 17, 2016 @12:31AM Let's Drug Test The Rich Before Approving Tax Deductions, Says US Congresswoman
Thursday June 16, 2016 @06:51PM Volkswagen Bets Big On Electric Cars, Plans 30 Models By 2025
Thursday June 16, 2016 @06:49PM CO2 Levels Likely To Stay Above 400PPM For The Rest of Our Lives, Study Shows
Thursday June 16, 2016 @08:59AM Renewables Are Set To Overtake Gas and Coal By 2027
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @06:26PM DNC Hacker Releases Trump Opposition File
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @04:24PM Texas Traffic Signs Hacked With Anti-Trump and Anti-Hillary Messages
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @11:59AM Russian Government Hackers Penetrated DNC, Stole Opposition Research On Donald Trump
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @01:16AM Assange: Wikileaks Will Publish 'Enough Evidence' To Indict Hillary Clinton
Sunday June 12, 2016 @09:59PM Ask Slashdot: Can Technology Prevent Shootings?
Saturday June 11, 2016 @07:02PM Scientists In Iceland Turn CO2 Into Stone
Saturday June 11, 2016 @07:02PM Google Announces Support of the Controversial TPP
Saturday June 11, 2016 @07:01PM DEA Wants Access To Medical Records Without Warrant
Saturday June 11, 2016 @03:12PM NSA Couldn't Hack San Bernardino Shooter's iPhone; Now Working On Exploiting IoT
Friday June 10, 2016 @11:16PM Playing Politics With Agile Projects
Friday June 10, 2016 @05:25PM There's No Evidence That Google Is Manipulating Searches To Help Hillary Clinton
Thursday June 09, 2016 @04:27PM China Plans Massive Sea Lab 10,000 Feet Underwater In the South China Sea
Thursday June 09, 2016 @12:02PM BlackBerry Hands Over User Data To Help Police 'Kick Ass,' Insider Says
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @04:31PM Ted Cruz Proposes Bill To Keep US From Giving Up Internet Governance Role
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @03:06PM The Web's Creator Thinks We Need a New One That Governments Can't Control
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @02:29AM Julian Assange: Google is 'Directly Engaged' In Hillary Clinton's Campaign
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @11:19AM Tech Firms Say FBI Wants Browsing History Without Warrant
Monday June 06, 2016 @06:10PM BuzzFeed Ends $1.3M Advertising Deal With RNC Over Donald Trump
Sunday June 05, 2016 @07:43AM Bitcoin Sting Operation Nabs Egyptian Dentist
Sunday June 05, 2016 @07:43AM Universal Basic Income Programs Arrive
Saturday June 04, 2016 @11:16PM Slashdot Asks: How Did You Learn How To Code?
Saturday June 04, 2016 @11:12PM Norway Agrees On Banning New Sales Of Gas-Powered Cars By 2025: Report
Friday June 03, 2016 @05:45PM FBI Developing Software To Track, Sort People By Their Tattoos
Friday June 03, 2016 @02:15PM UK Gov't Creating Secret Mega Database On Citizens Without Informing Parliament
Friday June 03, 2016 @02:15PM North Korea Ballistic Missile Explodes On Launch Fourth Straight Time
Friday June 03, 2016 @01:20PM FBI Kept Demanding Email Records Despite DOJ Saying It Needed a Warrant
Friday June 03, 2016 @11:25AM It's Time To Ignore Petty Politics and Focus On 'Transformative' Tech: Eric Schmidt
Friday June 03, 2016 @11:24AM IT Layoffs At Insurance Firm Are A 'Never-Ending Funeral'
Thursday June 02, 2016 @01:21PM Chile Has So Much Solar Energy It's Giving It Away for Free
Thursday June 02, 2016 @09:48AM Twitter Ignites Censorship Debate After Removal Of Parody Putin Account
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @05:52PM Yahoo Becomes First Company To Disclose FBI National Security Letters
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @07:14AM Russian Online Trolls Resist The Light
Monday May 30, 2016 @09:03PM Eric Holder Says Snowden Performed 'Public Service'
Monday May 30, 2016 @09:03PM Iran Forces Messaging Apps To Move Data To Iranian Servers
Monday May 30, 2016 @09:02PM 'Huge Wake Up Call': Third of Central, Northern Great Barrier Reef Corals Dead
Monday May 30, 2016 @05:04PM Stephen Hawking Calls Trump A 'Demagogue' Who Appeals 'To The Lowest Common Denominator'
Monday May 30, 2016 @04:17PM Canada's Energy Superpower Status Threatened As World Shifts Off Fossil Fuel
Sunday May 29, 2016 @11:05PM John McAfee Denied Libertarian Party Nomination For President
Thursday May 26, 2016 @06:02PM Smartphone Surveillance Tech Used To Target Anti-Abortion Ads At Pregnant Women
Thursday May 26, 2016 @05:39PM Scott Walker Rents Out Email and Donor Lists To Pay Campaign Debt
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @08:07PM State Dept. IT Staff Told To Keep Quiet About Clinton's Server
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @12:32AM Facebook Is Tweaking Trending Topics To Counter Charges of Bias
Monday May 23, 2016 @07:49PM Hacker Phineas Fisher is Trying To Start a 'Hack Back' Political Movement
Sunday May 22, 2016 @11:29PM How the Pentagon Punished NSA Whistleblowers
Friday May 20, 2016 @11:32PM India Records Its Hottest Day Ever As Temperature Hits 51C (123.8F)
Friday May 20, 2016 @04:35PM Judge Orders 'Intentionally Deceptive' DOJ Lawyers To Take Remedial Ethics Class
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @04:34PM Spy Chief: Foreign Hackers May Be Targeting Presidential Candidates
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @12:35AM Genetically Modified Crops Are Safe, Report Says
Monday May 16, 2016 @07:40PM Fake Hacker Found Guilty Following Gutsy Mitt Romney Extortion Scheme
Monday May 16, 2016 @07:01PM Fake Hacker Found Guilty Following Gutsy Mitt Romney Extortion Scheme
Monday May 16, 2016 @05:12PM The Intercept Releases First Batch Of New Docs Leaked By Snowden
Monday May 16, 2016 @05:00PM CIA Watchdog 'Mistakenly' Destroyed Its Only Copy Of A Senate Torture Report
Monday May 16, 2016 @04:09PM Iran Is Arresting Models Who Pose Without Headscarves On Instagram
Sunday May 15, 2016 @01:23PM Anonymous Begins Teaching Hacktivism on IRC
Friday May 13, 2016 @06:13PM Linksys WRT Routers Won't Block Open Source Firmware, Despite FCC Rules
Friday May 13, 2016 @06:07PM Ontario Parents Refusing To Vaccinate Their Children Could Be Forced to Take Science Class
Friday May 13, 2016 @02:28AM Where Does America's E-Waste End Up? GPS Tracker Tells All
Thursday May 12, 2016 @10:06PM Mark Zuckerberg: 'No Evidence' Facebook Staff Suppressed Stories With Conservative Viewpoints
Thursday May 12, 2016 @08:52PM Wendy's Plans To Automate 6,000 Restaurants With Self-Service Ordering Kiosks
Thursday May 12, 2016 @01:47PM Internal Docs Show Human Intervention at Almost Every Stage Of Facebook's News Operation
Thursday May 12, 2016 @03:49AM Renewables Fastest-Growing Energy Sources, Feds Say
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @08:10PM FBI Has Sights On Larger Battle Over Encryption After Apple Feud
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @07:38PM AAA Study: Blood THC Levels After Smoking Pot Are Useless In Defining 'Too High To Drive'
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @06:12PM Harvard Scientist: Rio Olympics Could Spark 'Full Blown Global Health Disaster'
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @07:51PM Sue Googe Uses Google's Font To Run For US Congress
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @05:37PM Billionaire Tech Investor Peter Thiel To Back Trump As GOP Presidential Candidate
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @01:37PM 'Technology Will Replace the Need For Big Government'
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @01:22PM Senate GOP Launches Inquiry Into Facebook's News Curation
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @12:49PM Panama Papers Affair Widens As Database Goes Online
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @12:49PM Five Solomon Islands Disappear Into The Pacific Ocean As A Result Of Climate Change