Slashdot Items Tagged "uk"

Date / Time Story
Friday December 08, 2017 @04:32PM Insurers Are Rewarding Tesla Owners For Using Autopilot
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @06:37PM 'Watershed' Medical Trial Proves Type 2 Diabetes Can Be Reversed
Friday December 01, 2017 @07:10PM Electric Cars Are Already Cheaper To Own and Run Than Petrol Or Diesel, Says Study
Thursday November 30, 2017 @08:38AM Google Faces Lawsuit For Gathering Personal Data From Millions of iPhone Users
Monday November 27, 2017 @05:46PM Tom Baker Returns To Finish Shelved Doctor Who Episodes Penned By Douglas Adams
Monday November 27, 2017 @03:19PM Computer Science GCSE in Disarray After Tasks Leaked Online
Friday November 24, 2017 @06:08PM Living In Nuclear Disaster Fallout Zone Would Be No Worse Than Living In London, Research Suggests
Friday November 24, 2017 @04:57PM Pornhub Owner May Become the UK's Gatekeeper of Online Porn
Thursday November 23, 2017 @08:58PM Broadband Firms in UK Must Ditch 'Misleading' Speed Ads
Friday November 10, 2017 @12:23PM Uber Drivers Have Rights on Wages and Time Off, UK Panel Rules
Sunday October 29, 2017 @03:32PM Heathrow Airport Security Files Found on USB Stick In The Street
Friday October 27, 2017 @05:57AM UK's NHS Could Have Avoided WannaCry Hack With 'Basic IT Security', Says Report
Monday October 23, 2017 @04:42PM Stephen Hawking's Thesis Crashes Cambridge Site After It's Posted Online
Thursday October 19, 2017 @01:17PM Doctors To Breathalyse Smokers Before Allowing Them NHS Surgery
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @03:00PM Equifax Breach Included 10 Million US Driving Licenses
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @04:40PM Equifax Increases Number of Britons Affected By Data Breach To 700,000
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @12:11PM UK Government Could Imprison People For Looking At Terrorist Content
Sunday October 01, 2017 @09:03PM Will London Monetize Wifi Tracking Data From Its Tube Passengers?
Saturday September 30, 2017 @03:45PM Britain Opens Its First Subsidy-Free Solar Power Farm
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @02:41AM Vacuum Company Dyson To Build 'Radically Different' Electric Car
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @03:48PM Computer Science Degrees Aren't Returning On Investment For Coders, Research Finds
Monday September 18, 2017 @04:40PM Diesel Cars Contribute To 5,000 Premature Deaths a Year In Europe, Says Study
Friday September 15, 2017 @03:47PM Equifax Says Almost 400,000 Britons Hit In Data Breach
Thursday September 14, 2017 @03:00PM Hyperloop One Reveals 10 Strongest Potential Hyperloop Routes In the World
Sunday September 10, 2017 @12:12AM Should British Hacker Lauri Love Be Tried In America?
Monday September 04, 2017 @03:16PM 80% of UK Government IT Projects Suffer Delays Due To Tax Clampdown
Monday September 04, 2017 @01:16PM After Public Outcry From Customers, Britain's Biggest Bank HSBC Heads Off Complaints Over Small Business Account Closures
Saturday September 02, 2017 @10:46AM Police Allegedly Arrest UK News Photographer For Standing In A Field
Sunday August 27, 2017 @09:04AM A Platoon Of Networked Self-Driving Trucks Will Be Tested in the UK
Monday August 21, 2017 @03:20PM Energy Firm Slapped With $65,000 Fine For Making 1.5 Million Nuisance Calls
Monday August 21, 2017 @09:58AM UK.gov To Treat Online Abuse as Seriously as Hate Crime in Real Life
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @04:14PM Deadly Drug-Resistant Fungus Sparks Outbreaks In UK
Saturday August 12, 2017 @10:12PM Amateur Drone Lands On British Air Carrier, Wired Reviews Anti-Drone Technology
Friday August 11, 2017 @06:18PM Canonical Needs Your Help Transitioning Ubuntu Linux From Unity To GNOME
Thursday August 10, 2017 @05:43PM Why Amazon's UK Tax Bill Has Dropped 50%
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @04:22PM UK Wants To Criminalize Re-Identification of Anonymized User Data
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @10:39AM Brits Look at Google and Facebook Every 210 Seconds, Says Survey
Monday August 07, 2017 @02:32PM London is Using Optical Illusions To Make Cars Slow Down
Thursday August 03, 2017 @05:40PM Google Now Permits Android Apps That Facilitate Gambling With Real Money
Thursday August 03, 2017 @01:37PM UK Security Researcher Who Stopped WannaCry Outbreak Arrested in US
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @12:36AM 'Real People' Don't Need End-To-End Encryption In Their Messaging Apps, UK Home Secretary Says
Monday July 31, 2017 @12:17PM Free Movement of EU Citizens To Britain Will End in 2019
Sunday July 30, 2017 @01:14AM Unpaid Internships Lead To Lower-Paying Jobs, Study Finds
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @11:40AM New Diesel and Petrol Vehicles To Be Banned From 2040 In UK
Sunday July 23, 2017 @01:39PM UK To Require Drone Registration And Safety Exams
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @10:08AM Hacks 'Probably Compromised' UK Industry
Monday July 17, 2017 @01:00PM Porn Websites in UK Ordered To Introduce Age Checks From Next Year
Sunday July 16, 2017 @01:22PM Doctor Who's 13th Time Lord Announced: Actress Jodie Whittaker
Saturday July 15, 2017 @04:40PM UK Wifi Provider Tricks Customers Into Agreeing To Clean Sewers
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @04:35PM Radio Station Hijacked Eight Times In the Past Month To Play 'I'm a Wanker' Song
Saturday July 08, 2017 @02:39PM Google Funds A Team Of Robot Journalists
Monday July 03, 2017 @10:34AM Google's DeepMind and UK Hospitals Made Illegal Deal For Health Data, Says Watchdog
Friday June 30, 2017 @01:14PM Ends, Means, and Antitrust
Friday June 30, 2017 @07:00AM Sony Suspends Thousands Of PlayStation Network Accounts in UK, Allegedly Because Of Issue With PayPal
Friday June 30, 2017 @06:45AM Raspberry Pi Wins UK's Top Engineering Award
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @05:00PM London Metropolitan Police's 18,000 Windows XP PCs Is a Disaster Waiting To Happen
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @09:38PM Britain's Newest Warship Runs Windows XP, Raising Cyber Attack Fears
Saturday June 24, 2017 @12:36PM UK Parliament Emails Closed After 'Sustained And Determined' Cyber-Attack
Thursday June 22, 2017 @11:31AM Fallen Tech Star Imagination Technologies Up For Sale After Apple Row Bites
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @05:46PM Top UK Supermarket Laser Prints Labels On Avocados To Reduce Waste
Monday June 19, 2017 @10:49AM Microsoft, Accenture Team Up On Blockchain-based Digital ID Network
Thursday June 15, 2017 @09:22AM EU Mobile Roaming Charges Scrapped
Saturday June 10, 2017 @12:11AM British PM Seeks Ban On Encryption After Terror Attack
Friday June 09, 2017 @01:12AM Theresa May Loses Overall Majority In UK Parliament
Thursday June 08, 2017 @05:09PM EU Seeks New Powers To Obtain Data 'Directly' From Tech Firms
Thursday June 08, 2017 @03:25PM US Ranks 28th In the World In Average Wireless Broadband Speeds
Thursday June 08, 2017 @01:43PM It's Been So Windy in Europe That Electricity Prices Have Turned Negative
Thursday June 08, 2017 @01:32PM Theresa May Says UK Will 'Tear Up' Human Rights Laws If Needed For Terror Fight
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @05:36PM Hyperloop One Reveals Its Plans For Connecting Europe
Sunday June 04, 2017 @08:44AM After London Attack, PM Calls For Internet Regulation To Fight Terrorists
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:42PM Google Unveils Design For 1 Million Squarefoot London Headquarters
Monday May 29, 2017 @02:24AM UK Tech Visas Quadruple After Applications Soar
Saturday May 27, 2017 @02:43PM IT Crash Causes British Airways To Cancel All Flights
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @03:45PM Manchester Attack Could Lead To Internet Crackdown
Friday May 19, 2017 @03:55PM Sweden Drops Julian Assange Rape Investigation
Friday May 19, 2017 @03:42PM UK Conservatives Pledge To Create Government-Controlled Internet
Friday May 19, 2017 @03:17PM London City First In UK To Get Remote Air Traffic Control
Friday May 19, 2017 @12:35PM 'Without Action on Antibiotics, Medicine Will Return To the Dark Ages'
Thursday May 18, 2017 @02:54PM A Quarter of IT Pros Find Their Job Very Stressful
Thursday May 18, 2017 @08:41AM US and EU Reject Expanding Laptop Ban To Flights From Europe
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @09:23AM Region-Locked Content Drives UK Users To Try a VPN
Monday May 15, 2017 @12:59AM UK Group Fights Arrest Over Refusing To Surrender Passwords At The Border
Saturday May 13, 2017 @05:26PM British PM Candidate Promises Social Media Crackdown
Saturday May 13, 2017 @03:37PM Did The UK Police Hire Foreigners To Hack Hundreds of Activists?
Friday May 12, 2017 @10:59AM Cyberattack Hits England's National Health Service With Ransom Demands
Friday May 12, 2017 @08:26AM Nuisance Call Firm Keurboom Hit With Record Fine
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @06:50PM Call Center Operator and His Cousin Steal $645,000 From UK Water Supplier
Monday May 08, 2017 @07:38AM Support For a Universal Basic Income Is Inching Up In Europe
Monday May 08, 2017 @02:58AM Did A Billionaire Harvest Big Data From Facebook To 'Hijack' Democracy?
Friday May 05, 2017 @10:15AM Digital Economy Act: Illegal Kodi Streams Could Now Land Users In Prison For 10 Years
Friday May 05, 2017 @09:11AM Leaked Document Reveals UK Plans For Wider Internet Surveillance
Monday May 01, 2017 @02:09AM DRM Will Be Gone By 2025, Predicts Cory Doctorow
Saturday April 29, 2017 @11:17AM Encrypted WhatsApp Message Recovered From Westminster Terrorist's Phone
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @03:52PM British Cops Will Scan Every Fan's Face At the Champions League Final
Friday April 21, 2017 @10:11PM WikiLeaks Releases New CIA Secret: Tapping Microphones On Some Samsung TVs
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:47PM Britain Set For First Coal-Free Day Since Industrial Revolution
Friday April 14, 2017 @10:26AM Virgin Media Starts Turning Customer Routers Into Public Wi-Fi Hotspots
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @02:33PM Web Inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee Slams UK and US Net Plans
Monday April 03, 2017 @08:35AM Drone Complaints Soar in the UK
Thursday March 30, 2017 @11:59AM Britain Wants Tech Firms to Tackle Extremism
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @10:55AM 'No Turning Back' on Brexit as Article 50 Triggered
Monday March 27, 2017 @09:00AM Laptop Ban on Planes Came After Plot To Put Explosives in iPad
Sunday March 26, 2017 @03:10PM London Terrorist Used WhatsApp, UK Calls For Backdoors
Sunday March 26, 2017 @01:28PM 17-Year-Old Corrects NASA Mistake In Data From The ISS
Saturday March 25, 2017 @08:43PM US Workers Face A Higher Risk Of Being Replaced By Robots
Saturday March 25, 2017 @04:39PM UK Broadband Customers Set To Receive Millions In Compensation For Bad Service
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @10:48AM UK Flight Ban On Devices To Be Announced
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @09:42AM Google To Revamp Policies, Hire Staff After UK Ad Scandal
Friday March 17, 2017 @08:52PM Researchers Build An AI That's Better At Reading Lips Than Humans
Friday March 17, 2017 @10:11AM Elderly 'Hit by Line Rental Charges'
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @10:31AM Questions Linger After ISP Blocks TeamViewer Over Fraud Fears
Monday March 13, 2017 @02:37PM Google Wants To Use AI To Cut the UK's Electric Bill By 10 Percent
Friday March 10, 2017 @09:26PM Police Allegedly Threaten A UK Photographer With Seizure Of All His Computers
Thursday March 09, 2017 @05:31PM EU Court Sets Limit On 'Right To Be Forgotten' In Company Registers
Friday March 03, 2017 @08:43PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Handle A Bogus Copyright Infringement Notice?
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:07PM UK: New Drivers Caught Using a Phone Will Lose Their License
Saturday February 25, 2017 @04:55PM UK Police Arrest Suspect Behind Mirai Malware Attacks On Deutsche Telekom
Thursday February 23, 2017 @05:20PM Self-Driving Cars Should Be Liable For Accidents, Not the Passengers: UK Government
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @04:57PM 'We Won't Block Pirate Bay,' Swedish Telecoms Giant Says
Monday February 20, 2017 @09:28AM Google and Microsoft To Crackdown On Piracy Sites In Search Results
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @02:38PM Lost Winston Churchill Essay Reveals His Thoughts On Alien Life
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @07:25PM Police Arrest Five Men For Selling Kodi Boxes 'Fully Loaded' With Illegal Streaming Apps
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @03:01PM Iris Scans and Fingerprints Could Be Your Ticket On British Rail
Friday January 27, 2017 @10:49PM iPhone 7 Ousts Samsung Galaxy Note 4 As 'Device of Choice' For UK Defense Officials
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @03:30PM UK 'Pirates' Get 20-Day Grace Period After Each Warning
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @06:16AM Microsoft May Halt the Expansion of a UK Datacenter Due To Brexit
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @07:06PM Apple Increases App Store Prices By 25% Following Brexit Vote
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @09:05AM Apple App Store Prices Rise in UK, India and Turkey
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @08:02AM Regulators Criticize Banks For Lending Uber $1.15 Billion
Saturday January 07, 2017 @04:40PM Bitcoin Was 2016's Best-Performing Currency
Thursday January 05, 2017 @03:35PM Uber Drivers Deemed To Be Employees By Swiss Insurance Provider
Monday December 26, 2016 @09:07PM The Farmer Who Built Her Own Broadband
Sunday December 25, 2016 @06:36PM After Brexit, More Than 100 Firms May Move To Ireland
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @02:28PM Nokia Sues Apple, Claims Patent Infringement in iPhone and Other Devices
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @09:44AM EU's Highest Court Delivers Blow To UK Snooper's Charter
Sunday December 18, 2016 @04:43PM The FBI Is Arresting People Who Rent DDoS Botnets
Saturday December 17, 2016 @11:51AM Londoners Tests A Self-Driving Beer Tap And An AI-Assisted Brewery
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @11:09AM Uber Appeals Against Ruling that Its UK Drivers Are Workers
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @11:06AM Amazon Delivered Its First Customer Package By Drone
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @09:46PM UK 4G Coverage Worse Than In Romania and Peru, Watchdog Finds
Saturday December 10, 2016 @06:40PM Does The 'Snoopers Charter' Also Enshrine Lying In Court?
Saturday December 10, 2016 @02:15PM Struggling Workers Found Sleeping In Tents Behind Amazon's Warehouse
Friday December 09, 2016 @03:15PM Uber Is Treating Its Drivers As Sweated Labor, Says Report
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @04:41PM NSA, GCHQ Have Been Intercepting In-Flight Mobile Calls For Years
Saturday December 03, 2016 @11:35PM For The UK's 'Snoopers' Charter', Politicians Voted Themselves An Exemption
Saturday December 03, 2016 @03:34PM UK Health Secretary Urges Social Media Companies To Block Cyberbullying And Underaged Sexting
Saturday December 03, 2016 @11:36AM Encryption Backdoor Sneaks Into UK Law
Friday December 02, 2016 @10:33AM Law enforcement goes low tech against encryption
Friday December 02, 2016 @10:15AM UK Homes Lose Internet Access After Cyber-Attack
Thursday December 01, 2016 @12:42PM UK ISPs To Start Sending 'Piracy Alerts' Soon
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @07:18PM British Film Institute To Digitize 100,000 Old TV Shows Before They Disappear
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @03:57PM No Man's Sky's Steam Page Didn't Mislead Gamers, Rules UK Ad Watchdog
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @11:54AM Backdoor encryption sneaks into UK law
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @09:32AM The UK Is About to Legalize Mass Surveillance [Update]
Monday November 28, 2016 @05:53PM Scientists Turn Nuclear Waste Into Diamond Batteries
Sunday November 27, 2016 @11:30PM 48 Organizations Now Have Access To Every Brit's Browsing Hstory
Saturday November 26, 2016 @05:06PM Black Friday Protest Sites Included An Amazon Warehouse
Friday November 25, 2016 @07:05AM Police in UK Warn About Dating Apps After Serial Killer Conviction
Friday November 25, 2016 @07:01AM UK Revises Safe Flying Drone Code
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @09:34AM UK Plans To Censor Online Videos Of 'Non-Conventional' Sex Acts
Sunday November 20, 2016 @01:07PM London's Mayor Wants Volkswagen To Pay $3 Million In Lost Tolls
Friday November 18, 2016 @12:40PM Data Breach at Three Mobile, Customer Details of Millions Exposed
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:34PM German Minister: Facebook Should Be Treated Like a Media Company Rather Than a Technology Platform
Thursday November 17, 2016 @11:04AM Britain Has Passed the 'Most Extreme Surveillance Law Ever Passed in a Democracy'
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @07:04PM Royal Navy Giving Up Anti-Ship Missiles, Will Rely On Cannons For Naval Combat
Monday November 14, 2016 @09:23AM The NHS's 1.2 Million Employees Are Trapped in a 'Reply-All' Email Thread
Friday November 11, 2016 @02:11PM UK Bookstores Found Selling Banned US Bomb-Making Handbooks
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @10:38AM Teachers 'Unwittingly' Spying On School Children With Surveillance Software
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:29PM UK Privacy Watchdog Says Facebook Agrees To Suspend Using WhatsApp Users' Data
Friday November 04, 2016 @03:12PM Self-Drive Delivery Van Can Be 'Built in Four Hours'
Thursday November 03, 2016 @10:08AM UK Government Wants Prisons Geoblocked By Drone Manufacturers
Thursday November 03, 2016 @07:38AM UK's Brexit Cannot Pass Without Parliament Approval
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @03:02PM Computer Virus Attack Forces Hospitals To Cancel Operations, Shut Down Systems
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @11:17AM UK Auto Insurer Will Use Facebook Data To Set Premium
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @08:59AM UK Government Vows To Sink $2.3 Billion Into New Cybersecurity Plan
Monday October 31, 2016 @06:21PM Uber Drivers Are Company Employees Not Self-Employed Contractors, Rules British Court
Friday October 28, 2016 @03:46PM Uber Loses Right To Classify UK Drivers as Self-Employed
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @08:36PM Russia Unveils 'Satan 2' Missile Powerful Enough To 'Wipe Out UK, France Or Texas'
Saturday October 22, 2016 @10:10PM A British Supercomputer Can Predict Winter Weather a Year In Advance
Friday October 21, 2016 @10:46AM UK Government Proposes Minimum 10Mbps Broadband For Poor
Thursday October 20, 2016 @03:27PM US Army 'Will Have More Robot Soldiers Than Humans' By 2025, Says Former British Spy
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:30PM BBC Micro Bit Mini-Computer To Expand Internationally With New Hardware
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @10:06AM Americans Work 25% More Than Europeans, Study Finds
Monday October 17, 2016 @12:30PM Russia Today: NatWest To Close Russian Channel's UK Bank Accounts
Monday October 17, 2016 @11:08AM UK Security Agencies Unlawfully Collected Data For 17 Years, Court Rules
Monday October 17, 2016 @10:38AM UK Police Begins Deployment of 22,000 Police Body Cameras
Monday October 17, 2016 @09:31AM London Insists on English Requirement For Private Hire Drivers
Saturday October 15, 2016 @09:54PM Accused British 'Flash Crash' Stock Trader To Be Extradited To The US
Monday October 10, 2016 @05:03PM UK Is Banning Apple Watch From Cabinet Meetings Over Russian Hacking Fears
Monday October 10, 2016 @12:03PM Is Britain Secretly Funding Its Nuclear Submarine Program?
Monday October 10, 2016 @08:08AM UK's Chief Troll Hunter Targets Doxxing, Virtual Mobbing, and Nasty Images
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @11:59PM The UK's Largest Sperm Bank Is Now An App
Monday September 26, 2016 @10:16AM UK's Top Police Warn That Modding Games May Turn Kids into Hackers
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:22PM UK Standards Body Issues Official Guidance On Robot Ethics
Saturday September 17, 2016 @11:36PM Microsoft Will Close Its Skype Office in London, Nearly 400 Jobs To Be Impacted
Friday September 16, 2016 @06:54PM Alleged Hacker Lauri Love To Be Extradited To US
Thursday September 15, 2016 @08:53PM 28 Years A Smeghead: Red Dwarf Is Coming Back
Sunday September 11, 2016 @08:03AM EU Finance Ministers Line Up Behind $21B Tax Ruling Against Apple
Sunday September 11, 2016 @02:07AM DNA Confirms Cause of 1665 London's Great Plague
Saturday September 10, 2016 @06:39PM Arrests Made After Group Hacks CIA Director's AOL Account