Slashdot Items Tagged "data"

Date / Time Story
Monday December 05, 2016 @03:44PM Millions In US Still Living Life In Internet Slow Lane
Monday December 05, 2016 @10:05AM New Google Trusted Contacts Service Shares User Location In Real Time
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @10:27AM China Pilots a System That Rates Citizens on 'Social Credit Score' To Determine Eligibility For Jobs, Travel
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @09:32AM The UK Is About to Legalize Mass Surveillance [Update]
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @07:48PM ESA: European Mars Lander Crash Caused By 1-Second Glitch
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @01:55PM Trump To Scrap NASA Climate Research In Crackdown On 'Politicized Science'
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @08:44PM Google Will Tell You How Crowded Places Are In Real Time
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:32PM Google Search Results Have Liberal Bias, Study Finds
Monday November 21, 2016 @11:47PM 'ClickClickClick' Site Reveals How Much Browsers Know About Your Online Behavior
Friday November 18, 2016 @01:56PM LinkedIn-Russia: US Says Concerned Over Decision to Block Professional Networking Site
Thursday November 17, 2016 @11:20AM Facebook Stops Collecting WhatsApp User Data in Europe After Government Pressure
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @10:14AM Smaller ISPs Have Happier Customers, UK Based Study Says
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @05:12PM Comcast Takes $70 Gigabit Offer Away From Cities Near Chicago
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @04:50PM Cryptsetup Vulnerability Grants Root Shell Access On Some Linux Systems
Thursday November 10, 2016 @09:18PM Spotify Is Writing Massive Amounts of Junk Data To Storage Drives
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @11:04AM Tim Berners-Lee Warns of Danger of Chaos in Unprotected Public Data
Saturday October 29, 2016 @10:43AM Is Microsoft Mainstreaming Machine Learning?
Saturday October 29, 2016 @07:57AM US Bank Regulator Notifies Congress of Major Data Security Breach
Friday October 28, 2016 @06:33PM NASA's New Horizons Spacecraft Sends Back Last Bit of Data From 2015 Pluto Flyby
Monday October 24, 2016 @04:23PM Alibaba Founder To Chinese Government: Use Big Data To Stop Criminals
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:40PM Electronic Surveillance Up 500% In DC Area Since 2011, Almost All Sealed Cases
Friday October 21, 2016 @11:33PM Google Has Quietly Dropped Ban On Personally Identifiable Web Tracking
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
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:02PM WikiLeaks: Ecuador Cut Off Assange's Internet Access
Monday October 17, 2016 @11:08AM UK Security Agencies Unlawfully Collected Data For 17 Years, Court Rules
Saturday October 15, 2016 @01:35PM The Slashdot Interview With Security Expert Mikko Hypponen: 'Backupception'
Saturday October 15, 2016 @06:53AM Verizon Is Now Selling Unlimited Data In 30-Minute Increments
Friday October 14, 2016 @03:29PM Yahoo Dodges Questions On Hacking, Verizon Deal By Canceling Earnings Call
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:53PM Evernote Confirms a Serious Bug Caused Data Loss For Some Mac Users
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @06:34PM Doctors Perform Better Than Internet Or App-Based Symptoms Checkers, Says Study
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @03:39PM Senator Wants Nationwide, All-Mail Voting To Counter Election Hacks
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @09:02PM Baby Boomers Don't Have a Stronger Work Ethic Than Later Generations, Says Study
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:37PM Viewers Only Watch 10% of Pay-TV Channels: Nielsen
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @03:31PM How a Video Game About Sheep Exposes the FBI's Broken FOIA System
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @12:08PM Facebook, Instagram, Twitter Block Tool For Cops To Surveil You On Social Media
Saturday October 08, 2016 @07:59AM Machine Logic: Our Lives Are Ruled By Big Tech's 'Decisions By Data'
Thursday October 06, 2016 @07:04PM Comcast Rolls Out Nationwide 1TB Data Cap
Thursday October 06, 2016 @06:29PM FCC Proposal: Internet Providers Must Ask To Share Your Data
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @09:02AM BuzzFeed Hacked By OurMine As Group Accuses Site of Publishing 'Fake News'
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @04:44PM Encryption App Signal Wins Fight Against FBI Subpoena and Gag Order
Thursday September 29, 2016 @04:18PM The Yahoo Hackers Weren't State-Sponsored, Security Firm Says
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @03:52PM Verizon Technician Is Accused of Selling Customers' Call Records and Location Data To Private Investigator
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @09:52AM Why Data Is the New Coal
Monday September 26, 2016 @03:49PM ISP To FCC: Using The Internet Is Like Eating Oreos
Monday September 26, 2016 @09:41AM HERE, Automakers Team Up To Share Data On Traffic Conditions
Saturday September 24, 2016 @11:08PM California Launches Mandatory Data Collection For Police Use-of-Force
Friday September 23, 2016 @06:30PM 40 Percent of Organizations Store Admin Passwords In Word Documents, Says Survey
Thursday September 22, 2016 @03:33PM Verizon Says It Knows You Don't Need Unlimited Data
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @07:46PM None of Your Pixelated or Blurred Information Will Stay Safe On The Internet
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @05:42PM A Teenage Hacker Figured Out How To Get Free Data On His Phone
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @05:38PM Stanford Engineers Propose A Technology To Break The Net Neutrality Deadlock
Saturday September 10, 2016 @07:28PM Malware Infects 70% of Seagate Central NAS Drives, Earns $86,400
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @04:46PM T-Mobile To Boost Its LTE Speeds To 400 Mbps
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @12:43AM 'Catastrophic' DDoS Attack Hits Linode Servers Over Labor Day Weekend
Monday September 05, 2016 @10:28AM Japan Goes Public With Brexit Demands, Says Data Flow Deals Must Be Protected
Monday September 05, 2016 @09:01AM Brazzers Porn Site's Forum Hacked, Exposes Data Of 800,000 Users
Saturday September 03, 2016 @01:50AM Facebook Engineers Crash Data Centers In Real-World Stress Test
Friday September 02, 2016 @04:43PM Verizon Now Offers 'Unlimited' Data On All Plans, Without $5 Fee
Friday September 02, 2016 @04:13PM Clinton's First Email Server Was a Power Mac Tower
Thursday September 01, 2016 @04:29PM Niantic Responds To Senate Inquiry Into Pokemon Go Privacy
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @03:15PM FBI Director Says Prolific Default Encryption Hurting Government Spying Efforts
Monday August 29, 2016 @03:19PM US Appeals Court Dismisses AT&T Data Throttling Lawsuit
Monday August 29, 2016 @02:32PM T-Mobile is Making Its 'Unlimited' Data Plan Even More Confusing
Sunday August 28, 2016 @03:16PM Ask Slashdot: What's The Best Way To Backup Large Amounts Of Personal Data?
Thursday August 25, 2016 @03:16PM Princeton Researchers Announce Open Source 25-Core Processor
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @02:44PM WikiLeaks Published Rape Victims' Names, Credit Cards, Medical Data
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:33PM Comcast Rolls Out $70-Per-Month Gigabit Internet Service In Chicago
Friday August 19, 2016 @02:16PM EFF Accuses T-Mobile of Violating Net Neutrality With Throttled Video
Friday August 19, 2016 @11:45AM Malware Infected All Eddie Bauer Stores In US, Canada
Thursday August 18, 2016 @06:10PM Satellite Images Can Map Poverty
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @03:02PM AT&T Is Boosting Data Plans, Dropping Overage Fees
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @08:04AM LinkedIn Sues 100 Individuals For Scraping User Data From the Site
Monday August 15, 2016 @06:06PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Bad Programming Ideas That Work?
Saturday August 13, 2016 @06:59PM Should Cloud Vendors Decrypt Data For The Government?
Friday August 12, 2016 @06:47PM LinkedIn Suffers Huge Bot Attack That Steals Members' Personal Data
Thursday August 11, 2016 @07:13PM Cracking The Code On Trump Tweets
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @02:48PM Seagate Reveals 'World's Largest' 60TB SSD
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @06:10PM Australian Census Website Shut Down On Census Night After 4 DDoS Attacks
Friday August 05, 2016 @11:34PM BBC To Deploy Detection Vans To Snoop On Internet Users
Thursday August 04, 2016 @04:15PM Banner Health Alerts 3.7 Million Potential Victims of Hack
Thursday August 04, 2016 @10:55AM Australian Census Stirs Up Storm of Privacy Concerns
Thursday August 04, 2016 @10:00AM Japanese Olympic Champion Racks Up $5,000 Bill Playing Pokemon Go in Brazil
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @06:12PM Canada Wants To Keep Federal Data Within National Borders
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @03:36PM 8TB Drives Are Highly Reliable, Says Backblaze
Monday August 01, 2016 @08:10PM Hacker Selling Data For 200 Million Yahoo Users On The Dark Web
Monday August 01, 2016 @05:14PM Elizabeth Holmes Finally Releases Theranos Data, Including A 'miniLab'
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:20PM Court Ruling Shows The Internet Does Have Borders After All
Thursday July 28, 2016 @04:57PM North Korea Is Blackmailing Top South Korean Online Retailer For $2.66 Million
Thursday July 28, 2016 @04:38PM North Korea Is Blackmailing Top South Korean Online Retailer for $2.66M
Thursday July 21, 2016 @11:02AM Microsoft Responds To Allegations That Windows 10 Collects 'Excessive Personal Data'
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:53PM BlackBerry CEO 'Disturbed' By Apple's Hard Line On Encryption
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @04:38PM China Bans Ad Blocking
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @08:15PM Amazon Isn't Saying If Echo Has Been Wiretapped
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @07:10PM Facebook Pitches Laser Beams As The High-Speed Internet Of The Future
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @06:48PM Technology Is Making Doctors Feel Like Glorified Data Entry Clerks
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @02:18PM UK 'Emergency' Bulk Data Slurp Permissible In Pursuit Of 'Serious Crime'
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @07:03AM Google: Government Requests For User Data Hit All-Time High In Second Half Of 2015
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @01:04AM Facebook's Android App Can Now Save Offline Videos
Friday July 15, 2016 @01:04AM Null Island: The Land of Lousy Directional Data
Thursday July 14, 2016 @10:47AM In Privacy Victory, Microsoft Wins Appeal Over Foreign Data Warrant
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @09:50PM 'Fourth Amendment Caucus' Aims To Fight Government Surveillance
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @04:29PM FBI Has Collected 430,000 Iris Scans In 'Pilot Program'
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @12:59PM FBI Agent: Decrypting Data 'Fundamentally Alters' Evidence
Friday July 08, 2016 @11:48PM Researchers Find Over 6,000 Compromised Redis Installations
Thursday July 07, 2016 @03:06PM UW, Microsoft Successfully Encoded 200MB of Data Onto Synthetic DNA Molecules
Thursday July 07, 2016 @03:42AM Samsung Unveils World's First UFS Storage Cards, Could Replace MicroSD
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @04:15PM UK Police Accessed Civilian Data For Fun and Profit, Says Report
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @10:05AM MRI Software Bugs Could Upend Years Of Research
Sunday July 03, 2016 @10:42PM The Fight To Save the Australian Digital Archive Trove
Saturday July 02, 2016 @05:05PM Will Brexit Hurt International Cyber-Security?
Friday July 01, 2016 @03:30PM Frontier Teams With AT&T To Block Google Fiber Access To Utility Poles
Thursday June 30, 2016 @11:21PM Data Can Help Fix America's Overcrowded Jails, Says White House
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @10:40PM Congressman Wants Ransomware Attacks To Trigger Breach Notifications
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @09:55PM 2 Million-Person Terror Database Leaked Online
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @05:54PM Google's 'FASTER' 9000km, 60Tbps Transpacific Fiber Optics Cable Completed
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @10:21PM Study: 78% of Resold Drives Still Contain Readable Personal or Business Data
Monday June 27, 2016 @03:38PM Google's Satellite Map Gets a 700-Trillion-Pixel Makeover
Saturday June 25, 2016 @08:43AM Why Are Hackers Increasingly Targeting the Healthcare Industry?
Friday June 24, 2016 @03:04PM Apple Won't Collect Your Data For Its AI Services Unless You Let It
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:19PM Smartphone Users Are Paying For Their Own Surveillance
Sunday June 19, 2016 @12:34PM Slashdot Asks: Does Your Company Have A Breach Response Team?
Saturday June 18, 2016 @02:30PM The Geek Behind Google's Takeover of the Map
Thursday June 16, 2016 @03:35PM Google Accused of Stealing Balloon Network Tech Behind Project Loon
Thursday June 16, 2016 @01:36PM The Average Cost of a Data Breach Is Now $4 Million
Thursday June 16, 2016 @10:18AM Facebook Will Track What Physical Stores You Go Into
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @11:55PM Samsung Buys US Cloud Services Firm Joyent
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @05:26PM DNC Hacker Releases Trump Opposition File
Saturday June 11, 2016 @09:35AM Facebook Threatens To Delete Users' Photos If They Don't Install Moments app
Saturday June 11, 2016 @06:26AM DEA Wants Access To Medical Records Without Warrant
Friday June 10, 2016 @04:39PM Microsoft Analyzes Web Searches, Finds Clues For Early Cancer Detection
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @03:28PM Belgium Tops List Of Nations Most Vulnerable To Hacking
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @11:34AM Broadband CEOs Admit Usage Caps Are Nothing More Than A Toll On Uncompetitive Markets
Friday June 03, 2016 @09:50PM Frontier Has No Plans For Data Caps As They're Not Necessary, Says CEO
Friday June 03, 2016 @03:00PM Olympic Athletes To Sport Visa's New Payment Ring In Rio
Friday June 03, 2016 @10:58AM UK Gov't Creating Secret Mega Database On Citizens Without Informing Parliament
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @06:16PM Report: Average American Will Use 22GB of Mobile Data Per Month In 2021
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:52PM Yahoo Becomes First Company To Disclose FBI National Security Letters
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @04:04PM US Court Says No Warrant Needed For Cellphone Location Data
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @03:55PM Nearly 1 In 4 People Abandon Mobile Apps After Only One Use
Monday May 30, 2016 @05:54PM Microsoft Warns of ZCryptor Ransomware With Self-Propagation Features
Monday May 30, 2016 @05:41PM Computer Generates Largest Math Proof Ever At 200TB of Data
Monday May 30, 2016 @03:34PM Iran Forces Messaging Apps To Move Data To Iranian Servers
Friday May 27, 2016 @11:23PM Finnish Government Criticizes Microsoft For Job Cuts, 'Broken Promises'
Friday May 27, 2016 @05:17PM SpaceX Successfully Lands A Falcon 9 Rocket At Sea For The Third Time
Friday May 27, 2016 @03:47PM FBI Raids Dental Software Researcher Who Found Patient Records On Public Server
Friday May 27, 2016 @01:32AM Secret Text In Senate Bill Would Give FBI Warrantless Access To Email Records
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @09:57AM Facebook Could Be Eavesdropping On Your Phone Calls
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @10:21AM AT&T Begins Capping Broadband Users
Monday May 23, 2016 @04:57PM Researchers Set World Record Wireless Data Transmission Rate of 6 GB/Sec Over 37 KM
Monday May 23, 2016 @03:42PM Americans Used Nearly 10 Trillion Megabytes of Mobile Data Last Year
Thursday May 19, 2016 @06:02PM Google Is A Serial Tracker
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @07:36PM Employers Struggle To Find Workers Who Can Pass A Drug Test
Saturday May 14, 2016 @02:47PM Researchers Release Profile Data on 70,000 OkCupid Users Without Permission
Monday May 09, 2016 @02:57PM FTC Orders Apple, Google, Microsoft, BlackBerry, Samsung To Divulge Mobile Security Practices
Monday May 09, 2016 @02:45PM Opera Launches 'Free And Unlimited' VPN App For iOS
Monday May 09, 2016 @11:42AM Twitter Blocks Feds From Data Mining Service
Friday May 06, 2016 @05:17PM Panama Papers Source Breaks Silence Over 'Scale Of Injustices'
Friday May 06, 2016 @01:29PM Facebook's Newest Privacy Problem: 'Faceprint' Data
Thursday May 05, 2016 @07:48PM Netflix Enables Streaming Quality Control To Reign In Mobile Data Usage
Thursday May 05, 2016 @03:10PM FDA To Regulate E-Cigarettes Like Tobacco
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @05:16PM Microsoft Overhauls SharePoint To Compete With Slack In The Mobile Era
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @01:43AM IBM Gives Everyone Access To Its Five-Qubit Quantum Computer
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @03:20PM Uber Plans To Kill Surge Pricing With Machine Learning
Saturday April 30, 2016 @12:45AM Berkeley Researchers Examine Five Worst-Case Security Nightmares
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @09:25PM American Samoa Domain Registry Was Exposing Client Data Since the Mid-1990s
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @04:46PM Comcast Is Raising Its Data Caps From 300GB To 1TB
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @03:35PM Microsoft Buys Into DNA Data Storage
Friday April 22, 2016 @08:13PM CERN Releases 300TB of Large Hadron Collider Data Into Open Access
Friday April 22, 2016 @06:42PM Spy Chief Pressed For Number of Americans Ensnared In Data Espionage
Friday April 22, 2016 @02:52PM Spy Chief Pressed For Number Of Americans Ensnared In Data Espionage
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @10:01AM Can Switzerland Become a Safe Haven For the World's Data?
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @05:10PM Intel Confirms Major Layoff: 12,000 Worldwide, 11 Percent of Workforce
Friday April 15, 2016 @03:29PM US Anti-Encryption Law Is So 'Braindead' It Will Outlaw File Compression
Sunday April 10, 2016 @08:59PM Syrian Government Hacked, 43GB of Data Spilled Online By Hacktivists
Friday April 08, 2016 @07:39PM Senator Al Franken Takes On Oculus Over VR Data Mining
Friday April 08, 2016 @04:38PM Infographic: Ubuntu Linux Is Everywhere
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @08:15PM Quanta LTE Router May Be Most Unsecure Router Ever Made
Monday April 04, 2016 @09:33PM China Censors Online Discussion About Panama Papers
Monday April 04, 2016 @07:09PM Toyota Teams With Microsoft On Connected Cars
Monday April 04, 2016 @04:17PM Turkish Citizenship Database Allegedly Leaked Online
Sunday April 03, 2016 @08:49PM Panama Papers Reveal $2 Billion Offshore Trail That Leads To Vladimir Putin
Sunday April 03, 2016 @04:39PM There Are Some Super Shady Things In Oculus Rift's Terms of Service
Friday April 01, 2016 @06:16PM Verizon Plans $20 Upgrade Fee Even If You Pay Full Price For a Phone
Friday April 01, 2016 @03:35PM US Won't Say How Many H-1B Workers Are Female
Thursday March 31, 2016 @06:09PM Bitcoin Could Consume As Much Electricity As Denmark By 2020
Thursday March 31, 2016 @05:41PM FCC Proposes New Restrictions On How Broadband Providers Share Data
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @06:35PM Feds Used 1789 Law To Force Apple, Google To Unlock Phones 63 Times
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @05:22AM Police Unlikely To Win Wider Access To Smartphones Despite FBI Success In San Bernardino Case
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @03:54PM Company Creates Gun That Looks Like a Cellphone
Monday March 28, 2016 @05:37PM FBI Unlocks iPhone Without Apple's Help In San Bernadino Case
Monday March 28, 2016 @03:15PM Dell Sells IT Services Unit For $3 Billion
Sunday March 27, 2016 @12:51PM University of Illinois Transmits Record 57Gbps Through Fiber Optic Lines
Friday March 25, 2016 @07:21PM Amazon's Raspberry Pi Guide Lets Coders Build An Echo
Friday March 25, 2016 @04:22PM Snapchat Reportedly Acquires Bitmoji Maker Bitstrips For $100 Million
Friday March 25, 2016 @03:34PM Petya Ransomware Uses DOS-Level Lock Screen, Prevents OS Boot Up
Friday March 25, 2016 @02:18PM 1.5 Million Verizon Customer Records Put Up For Sale
Thursday March 24, 2016 @07:16PM Microsoft and HP Enterprise Invest $73.5 Million In Mesosphere Startup
Thursday March 24, 2016 @03:10PM Guiding Eyes Moves To IBM Cloud To Continue Mission Of Serving The Blind
Thursday March 24, 2016 @01:24PM Starboard Launches Proxy Fight To Remove Entire Yahoo Board