Slashdot Items Tagged "communications"

Date / Time Story
Monday February 27, 2017 @10:20AM AT&T Undercuts Verizon, T-Mobile With New Unlimited Plan
Sunday February 26, 2017 @05:50PM Is Google's Comment Filtering Tool 'Vanishing' Legitimate Comments?
Friday February 24, 2017 @11:46PM How Cable Monopolies Hurt ISP Customers
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:19PM Cloudflare Leaks Sensitive User Data Across the Web
Thursday February 23, 2017 @04:14PM FCC Votes To Lift Net Neutrality Transparency Rules For Smaller Internet Providers
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @09:22PM Judge Blocks California Law Limiting Publication of Actor's Ages
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @05:58PM T-Mobile Promises Big LTE Boost From 5GHz Wi-Fi Frequencies
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @04:32PM Disney Develops Room With 'Ubiquitous Wireless' Charging
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @04:10PM Paralyzed Man Uses Brain Implant To Type Eight Words Per Minute
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @10:50AM Verizon To Begin 5G User Trials in 11 Markets by Middle of Year
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @01:42AM Google Releases Open Source File Sharing Project 'Upspin' On GitHub
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @06:50PM College Senior Turns His Honda Civic Into a Self-Driving Car Using Free Hardware, Software
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @04:57PM 'We Won't Block Pirate Bay,' Swedish Telecoms Giant Says
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @03:59PM Cellphones As a Fifth-Order Elaboration of Maxwell's Theory
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @09:11AM Gemalto Launches eSIM Technology for Windows 10 Devices
Saturday February 18, 2017 @05:42PM Alaska Gets 'Artificial Aurora' As HAARP Antenna Array Listens Again
Saturday February 18, 2017 @12:54PM PewDiePie Calls Out the 'Old-School Media' For Spiteful Dishonesty
Friday February 17, 2017 @10:01PM Congressman Calls For Probe Into Trump's Unsecured Android Phone
Friday February 17, 2017 @07:32PM Researchers Discover Security Problems Under the Hood of Automobile Apps
Friday February 17, 2017 @04:40PM SoftBank Is Willing To Cede Control of Sprint To Get T-Mobile Merger Done, Says Report
Friday February 17, 2017 @10:58AM Breakthrough in Alphabet's Balloon-Based Internet Project Means It Might Actually Wor
Thursday February 16, 2017 @05:41PM AT&T Is the Latest Carrier To Offer Unlimited Data For All Its Customers
Thursday February 16, 2017 @02:45PM Google Fiber Sheds Workers As It Looks to a Wireless Future
Thursday February 16, 2017 @02:19PM Tech Jobs Took a Big Hit Last Year
Thursday February 16, 2017 @12:38PM Sprint's New Unlimited Plan Adds HD Streaming, Four Lines For $90
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @02:07PM Voice Calls May Be Coming To the Amazon Echo and Google Home
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @06:23PM Is IoT a Reason To Learn C?
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @05:40PM Facebook To Autoplay Videos With Sound On By Default
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @04:17PM Disney, YouTube Cut Ties With PewDiePie, Top YouTube Submitter, Over Anti-Semitic Videos
Monday February 13, 2017 @08:42PM US National Weather Service Suffered 'Catastrophic' Outage; Website Stopped Sending Forecasts, Warnings
Monday February 13, 2017 @08:23PM T-Mobile Responds To Verizon By Improving Its Own Unlimited Data Plan
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:47PM Playboy Is Featuring Naked Women Again -- After Dropping Nudity a Year Ago Due To the Internet
Monday February 13, 2017 @03:19PM Ransomware Insurance Is Coming
Monday February 13, 2017 @02:23AM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Things That Every Hacker Once Knew?
Sunday February 12, 2017 @09:13PM Shamed In Super Bowl Ads, Verizon Introduces Unlimited Data Plans
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:01AM Spammer Faces Decades In Prison For Sending More Than 1 Million Spam Emails
Saturday February 11, 2017 @01:21AM TeraHertz Transmitter Can Push 100Gbps+ Wireless Speeds Via a Single Channel
Friday February 10, 2017 @09:18PM Nanorods Emit and Detect Light, Could Lead To Displays That Communicate Via Li-Fi
Friday February 10, 2017 @09:46AM More Than 20,000 AT&T Workers Are Getting Ready To Protest Nationwide
Thursday February 09, 2017 @08:10PM Attacks On WordPress Sites Intensify As Hackers Deface Over 1.5 Million Pages
Thursday February 09, 2017 @05:47PM Republicans Are Reportedly Using a Self-Destructing Message App To Avoid Leaks
Thursday February 09, 2017 @04:21PM Arby's Probes Possible Data Breach Affecting 355,000 Credit Cards
Thursday February 09, 2017 @03:53PM RSA: Ban On Booth Babes Has Been No Big Deal
Thursday February 09, 2017 @12:39AM Verizon and T-Mobile Are In a Virtual Tie For the Best Network In the US
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @07:06PM Linux Kernel 3.18 Reaches End of Life
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @03:44PM Comcast Should Stop Claiming It Has 'Fastest Internet,' Ad Board Rules
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @11:32PM NYC Fines Airbnb Hosts For 'Illegal' Home Rentals
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @06:23PM The Metropolitan Museum of Art Makes 375,000 Images Available For Free
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @05:22PM 72% of 'Anonymous' Browsing History Can Be Attached To the Real User
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @03:43PM Google Brain Creates Technology That Can Zoom In, Enhance Pixelated Images
Monday February 06, 2017 @11:25PM Dozens of Popular iOS Apps Vulnerable To Intercept of TLS-Protected Data
Monday February 06, 2017 @07:31PM FBI Will Revert To Using Fax Machines, Snail Mail For FOIA Requests
Monday February 06, 2017 @01:35PM Vizio Settles With FTC, Will Pay $2.2 Million and Delete User Data
Monday February 06, 2017 @06:53AM 'The End Of The Level Playing Field'
Saturday February 04, 2017 @03:32AM Microsoft Is Disabling Older Versions of Skype For Mac and Windows On March 1
Friday February 03, 2017 @05:58PM IMDb Is Shutting Down Its Long-Running, Popular Message Boards After 16 Years
Friday February 03, 2017 @05:40PM FCC Rescinds Claim That AT&T, Verizon Violated Net Neutrality
Friday February 03, 2017 @04:18PM Zero-Day Windows Security Flaw Can Crash Systems, Cause BSODs
Friday February 03, 2017 @03:24PM Lawsuit Claims Apple Forced Users To iOS 7 By Breaking FaceTime
Friday February 03, 2017 @01:17PM LG Confirms 5K Mac Monitor Has Issue When Placed Near a Router, Says New Batch To Have Enhanced Shielding
Thursday February 02, 2017 @06:01PM Windows DRM-Protected Files Used To Decloak Tor Browser Users
Thursday February 02, 2017 @04:51PM Hackers Take Over Unsecured Radio Transmitters, Play Anti-Trump Song
Thursday February 02, 2017 @04:25PM Reddit Bans Far-Right Groups Altright and Alternativeright
Thursday February 02, 2017 @03:33PM Cisco Patches 'Prime Home' Flaw That Allowed Hackers To Reach Into People's Homes
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:16PM New York Sues Charter Over Slow Internet Speeds
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @04:49PM Computer Lets Fully Paralyzed Patients Speak For First Time
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @06:59AM EU Announces Deal To End All Wireless Roaming Charges
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @01:49AM Facebook Changes Feed To Promote Posts That Aren't Fake, Sensational, Or Spam
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @09:14PM NASA's Cassini Captures Photos of Saturn's Rings In Unprecedented Detail
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @06:37PM Tostitos' Breathalyzer Bags Can Detect If You're Drunk -- Then Call Uber
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @03:45PM Secret Rules Make It Pretty Easy For the FBI To Spy On Journalists
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @03:00PM Roku Owners: Comcast Is About To Sell You Cable TV Without the Cable Box
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @10:22AM Even Sprint Beat AT&T and Verizon in Customer Growth
Monday January 30, 2017 @05:41PM LG's UltraFine 5K Display Becomes Useless When It's Within Two Meters of a Router
Monday January 30, 2017 @05:13PM Woman Built House From the Ground Up Using Nothing But YouTube Tutorials
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:09PM Former Fed Employee Fined $5,000 For Installing Bitcoin Software On Server
Friday January 27, 2017 @10:49PM iPhone 7 Ousts Samsung Galaxy Note 4 As 'Device of Choice' For UK Defense Officials
Friday January 27, 2017 @07:15PM USB-C Power Meter Helps You Spot Counterfeit Accessories Before They Fry Your Gadgets
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:11PM Mark Zuckerberg Drops Lawsuits To Force Hundreds of Hawaiians To Sell Him Land
Friday January 27, 2017 @04:53PM Apple Is Moving Its Entire International iTunes Business To Ireland
Friday January 27, 2017 @04:35PM US Intelligence Seeks a Universal Translator For Text Search In Any Language
Thursday January 26, 2017 @05:42PM Breach Notification Website LeakedSource Allegedly Raided By Feds
Thursday January 26, 2017 @03:49PM Customer Feedback Surveys Could Be Considered Harmful
Thursday January 26, 2017 @03:17PM Facebook Dumps Personalized 'Trending Topics' After Backlash
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @06:08PM Gmail Will Soon Block JavaScript File Attachments
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @05:38PM Dropbox Kept Files Around For Years Due To 'Delete' Bug
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @04:44PM Google Bans 200 Publishers From Its Ad Network
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @04:05PM Trump's FCC Chairman Pick Ajit Pai Vows To Close Broadband 'Digital Divide'
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @07:11PM Amazon Updates Echo, Echo Dot To Let You Address It As 'Computer'
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @05:01PM Researchers Discover Massive Networks of Fake Twitter Accounts
Monday January 23, 2017 @06:09PM Yahoo Sale To Verizon Delayed After Hack Disclosures
Monday January 23, 2017 @05:07PM Apple Investigating Issue With AirPods Randomly Disconnecting During Calls
Monday January 23, 2017 @03:24PM AT&T Offering Day Pass For International Travelers
Monday January 23, 2017 @02:58PM Google Voice Receives First Update in Five Years
Monday January 23, 2017 @09:18AM Sprint Purchases 33 Percent Stake in Tidal For $200 Million
Friday January 20, 2017 @09:37PM FTC Dismantles Two Huge Robocall Organizations
Friday January 20, 2017 @07:00PM CBS, Paramount Settle Lawsuit Over 'Star Trek' Fan Film
Friday January 20, 2017 @06:33PM Second Time In 9 Months: AT&T Raises Phone Activation Fee $5, Now Charges $25
Friday January 20, 2017 @05:49PM Jay Z's Tidal Music Streaming Service Is Fraudulently Inflating Subscriber Numbers, Report Says
Friday January 20, 2017 @03:13PM Elite Scientists Have Told the Pentagon That AI Won't Threaten Humanity
Friday January 20, 2017 @01:23PM Despite Glitches, AT&T's DirecTV Now Hits 200,000 Subscribers in Its First Month
Friday January 20, 2017 @02:02AM Facebook Has a Team That Handles Mark Zuckerberg's Page
Thursday January 19, 2017 @03:35PM Netflix Calls Out HBO For Not Letting Subscribers Binge On New Shows
Thursday January 19, 2017 @01:31PM 5G Internet is the 'Beginning of the Fourth Industrial Revolution'
Thursday January 19, 2017 @12:06PM ProtonMail Adds Tor Onion Site To Fight Risk Of State Censorship
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @12:27AM Dutch Developer Added Backdoor To Websites He Built, Phished Over 20,000 Users
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @03:46PM AT&T Shuts Down 2G Network, Ends Cellular Connectivity For Original iPhone
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @03:35PM Ambulances In Sweden Will Be Able To Hijack Car Radios During Emergencies
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @03:25PM Verizon Looking To Buy Comcast or Charter, Says Report
Monday January 16, 2017 @06:45PM Study Finds Link Between Profanity and Honesty
Monday January 16, 2017 @06:10PM Amazon Seeks FCC Permission To Run Wireless Tests In Washington State
Monday January 16, 2017 @04:31PM AT&T Denies Refunds For DirecTV Now Customers, Despite the Service's Performance Issues
Monday January 16, 2017 @09:28AM Deutsche Bank Switches Off Text Messaging
Friday January 13, 2017 @04:15PM Facebook No Longer Clearly Labels Edited Posts
Friday January 13, 2017 @03:37PM Open Source Codec Encodes Voice Into Only 700 Bits Per Second
Friday January 13, 2017 @03:26PM Trump's Cyber Security Advisor Rudy Giuliani Runs Ancient, Utterly Hackable Website
Friday January 13, 2017 @12:05AM Nintendo Switch Will Launch On March 3rd For $299, Won't Feature Region-Locking Software
Thursday January 12, 2017 @03:46PM Fingerprinting Methods Identify Users Across Different Browsers On the Same PC
Thursday January 12, 2017 @03:06PM Obama Changed Rules Regarding Raw Intelligence, Allowing NSA To Share Raw Data With US's Other 16 Intelligence Agencies
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @10:14PM New FCC Report Says AT&T and Verizon Zero-Rating Violates Net Neutrality
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @05:15PM Buggy Domain Validation Forces GoDaddy To Revoke SSL Certificates
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:19PM Comcast Remains America's Most-Hated Company, Survey Finds
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @03:44PM Microsoft Anti-Porn Workers Sue Over PTSD
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @03:31PM JetBlue Giving All Passengers Free In-Flight 'Fly-Fi' High-Speed Wi-Fi
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @09:45PM Monopoly May Replace Iconic Pieces With Emoji Faces and Hashtags
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @03:59PM AT&T Imposes Another $5 Rate Hike On Grandfathered Unlimited Data Plans
Monday January 09, 2017 @07:45PM The End of Yahoo: Marissa Mayer To Resign; Yahoo To Change Its Name To Altaba
Monday January 09, 2017 @04:14PM Verizon Purges Unlimited Data Customers, Targets Those Using 200GB
Friday January 06, 2017 @04:24PM WikiLeaks Threatens To Publish Twitter Users' Personal Info
Friday January 06, 2017 @03:16PM T-Mobile Eliminates Cheaper Postpaid Plans, Sells 'Unlimited Data' Only
Friday January 06, 2017 @03:14PM AT&T and Time Warner Still Trying To Sidestep FCC Scrutiny of Merger
Thursday January 05, 2017 @09:59PM Norway To Become First Country To Switch Off FM Radio
Thursday January 05, 2017 @05:04PM Obama Administration Releases Searchable Archive of Social Media Posts
Thursday January 05, 2017 @04:59PM Ultrasound Tracking Could Be Used To Deanonymize Tor Users
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @03:33PM Astronomers Pinpoint Location of Mysterious Cosmic Radio Bursts
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @10:36AM AT&T Plans 5G Network Trial for DirecTV Customers
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @06:11PM Qualcomm Details Snapdragon 835 Processor
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @04:12PM Koolova Ransomware Decrypts For Free If You Read Two Articles About Ransomware
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @03:34PM Norton Announces Core, a Smart Router To Protect Domestic IoT Devices
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @03:14PM Linksys Latest Company To Unveil a Wi-Fi Mesh System
Sunday January 01, 2017 @04:26PM Work Emails After Hours Finally Banned in France
Saturday December 31, 2016 @11:35PM Verizon and AT&T Prepare to Bring 5G To (Select) Markets In 2017
Thursday December 29, 2016 @05:12PM Facebook Developing Copyright ID System To Stem Music Rights Infringement
Thursday December 29, 2016 @04:38PM Facebook Buys Data From Third-Party Brokers To Fill In User Profiles
Thursday December 29, 2016 @04:11PM Republicans Propose Bill To Impose Fines For Live-Streaming From House Floor
Thursday December 29, 2016 @03:34PM Amazon Patents Floating Airship Warehouse For Its Delivery Drones
Thursday December 29, 2016 @10:13AM 8,000 New US Jobs? Trump Takes Credit For Sprint, Startup Decisions
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @06:23PM Czech Republic Sets Up Counter-Terrorism Unit To Counter Fake News Threat
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @03:40PM North Korea's Android Tablet Takes a Screenshot Every Time You Open an App
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @08:20PM FDA Releases New Cybersecurity Guidelines For Medical Devices
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @04:27PM Millions of Websites Vulnerable Due To Security Bug In Popular PHP Script
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @03:19PM China Plans To Land Probes On Far Side of Moon, Mars By 2020
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @02:58PM T-Mobile Is Killing the Remaining Galaxy Note7 Units Today
Monday December 26, 2016 @09:07PM The Farmer Who Built Her Own Broadband
Saturday December 24, 2016 @12:32PM US Court Demands Documents On AT&T/Police Collaboration
Saturday December 24, 2016 @11:50AM US Congressional Committee Concludes Encryption Backdoors Won't Work
Friday December 23, 2016 @10:24PM Researchers Send Information Using a Single Particle of Light
Friday December 23, 2016 @05:57PM BitTorrent Live's 'Cable Killer' P2P Video App Finally Hits iOS
Friday December 23, 2016 @05:03PM Dutch Market Regulator Bans T-Mobile's 'Free' Streaming Music Service
Friday December 23, 2016 @04:38PM US Government Begins Asking Foreign Travelers About Social Media
Friday December 23, 2016 @04:24PM How Social Isolation Is Killing Us
Friday December 23, 2016 @03:52PM YouTube Views Are Down Across the Board, Analysis Says
Thursday December 22, 2016 @03:56PM Wikipedia Announces the Most Edited Articles of 2016
Thursday December 22, 2016 @03:40PM Congressional Report Claims Snowden In 'Contact With Russian Intelligence'
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @08:20PM Firefox Takes the Next Step Towards Rolling Out Multi-Process To Everyone
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @06:34PM NIST Asks Public For Help With Quantum-Proof Cryptography
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @06:11PM Hotbed of Cybercrime Activity Tracked Down To ISP In Region Where Russia Is Invading Ukraine
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @05:44PM Canada's CRTC Declares Broadband Internet Access a Basic Service
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @04:36PM Yahoo Email Scan Shows US Spy Push To Recast Constitutional Privacy
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @04:10PM A Ham Radio Software Company Has Been Blacklisting Users For Leaving Negative Reviews
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @12:40AM Crytek Closing Five Studios, Will Refocus On 'Premium IPs' and CryEngine
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @10:26PM Morgan Freeman To Voice Mark Zuckerberg's Jarvis
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @09:13PM Japan Successfully Launches Solid Fuel Rocket
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @07:31PM Using Multiple Social Networks May Lead To Depression and Anxiety, Says Study
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @05:52PM US Fails To Renegotiate Arms Control Rule For Hacking Tools
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @04:28PM AT&T Is Adding a Spam Filter For Phone Calls
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @03:49PM Russian Hackers Stole $5 Million Per Day From Advertisers With Bots and Fake Websites
Monday December 19, 2016 @05:17PM South Carolina Bill Wants To Put Porn Blocks On New Computers
Monday December 19, 2016 @04:02PM Facebook Messenger Launches 6-Screen Group Video Chat
Friday December 16, 2016 @10:46PM Germany Threatens To Fine Facebook Over Hate Speech
Friday December 16, 2016 @04:11PM Dropbox Kills Public Folders, Users Rebel
Friday December 16, 2016 @03:38PM YouTube Bans North Korea's State-Owned TV Channel
Friday December 16, 2016 @03:14PM AT&T, Verizon Tell FCC To Back Off On Net Neutrality Complaints
Friday December 16, 2016 @02:55PM T-Mobile Exempts AT&T's DirecTV Now Service From Data Caps
Thursday December 15, 2016 @04:10PM Businesses May No Longer Sue Customers Over Negative Reviews
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @06:42PM Newly Uncovered Site Suggests NSA Exploits For Direct Sale
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @03:03PM AT&T's DirecTV Now Plagued With Outages and Sports Blackouts
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @10:10PM Snowden: 'The Central Problem of the Future' Is Control of User Data
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @09:46PM UK 4G Coverage Worse Than In Romania and Peru, Watchdog Finds
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @06:58PM Microsoft Formally Introduces Zo, Its Latest AI-Powered Chatbot
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @06:29PM Google Publishes Eight National Security Letters
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @05:19PM A Typo Led To Podesta's Email Hack, Says Report
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @03:58PM Bill Gates: Trump's Messaging Strategy Reminds Me of JFK
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @03:29PM Feds Unveil Rule Requiring Cars To 'Talk' To Each Other
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @12:03AM PwC Sends Legal Threats To Researchers Who Found Critical Security Flaw
Monday December 12, 2016 @07:31PM Google, Cuba Sign Deal Allowing Faster Access To Company's Data
Monday December 12, 2016 @04:50PM EFF: The Music Industry Shouldn't Be Able To Cut Off Your Internet Access
Monday December 12, 2016 @04:02PM Xbox One Games Arrive On Oculus Rift With New Streaming App
Monday December 12, 2016 @03:42PM First Version of Sandboxed Tor Browser Available
Monday December 12, 2016 @03:29PM Comcast Raises Controversial 'Broadcast TV' and 'Sports' Fees $48 Per Year