Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

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Thursday March 22, 2018 @06:24PM FCC's New 5G Rules Favor Fast Setup Over Federal Reviews
Thursday March 22, 2018 @04:40PM Atlanta City Government Systems Down Due To Ransomware Attack
Thursday March 22, 2018 @03:33PM Trump Announces $60 Billion Tariff on Chinese High-Tech and Other Goods
Thursday March 22, 2018 @09:56AM Cutting 'Old Heads' at IBM
Thursday March 22, 2018 @12:29AM US Spending Bill Contains CLOUD Act, a Win For Tech and Law Enforcement
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @10:42PM Best Buy Stops Selling Huawei Smartphones
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @06:23PM YouTube Bans Firearms Demo Videos, Entering the Gun Control Debate
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @05:12PM Russia Secretly Helped Venezuela Launch a Cryptocurrency To Evade US Sanctions
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @05:03PM AT&T Suffers Another Blow In Court Over Throttling of 'Unlimited' Data
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @04:31PM Senate Passes Controversial Online Sex Trafficking Bill
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @12:27PM Facebook is Building a Real Community in California To Test Whether People Love Tech Companies Enough To Live in Them
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @10:30PM Chinese Companies Are Buying Up Cash-Strapped US Colleges
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @06:15PM SpaceX Indicates It Will Manufacture the BFR Rocket In Los Angeles
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @04:40PM There Are Still 100,000 Pay Phones In the US
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @04:21PM Amazon Considers Buying Some Toys R Us Stores
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @02:47PM African Manufacturing Jobs Could be Threatened by US Based Robots, Report Says
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @10:20AM FTC Probing Facebook For Use of Personal Data: Bloomberg
Monday March 19, 2018 @06:08PM Lead Exposure Kills Hundreds of Thousands of Adults Every Year in the US, Study Finds
Monday March 19, 2018 @05:16PM Ajit Pai Celebrates After Court Strikes Down Obama-Era Robocall Rule
Monday March 19, 2018 @04:26PM Trump Bans Venezuela's New National Cryptocurrency
Monday March 19, 2018 @03:55PM Entrepreneur Andrew Yang, a Big Supporter Of Universal Basic Income, is Running For President
Monday March 19, 2018 @03:27PM Facebook Under Pressure as EU, US Urge Probes of Data Practices
Monday March 19, 2018 @12:18PM FedEx Embraces More Robots Without Firing Humans
Monday March 19, 2018 @11:30AM The Struggle to Build a Massive 'Biobank' of Patient Data
Sunday March 18, 2018 @05:24PM About a Quarter of US Adults Say They Are 'Almost Constantly' Online
Saturday March 17, 2018 @06:18PM Did Cambridge Analytica Harvest 50 Million Facebook Profiles?
Saturday March 17, 2018 @03:07PM DIY Explosives Experimenter Blows Self Up, Contaminates Building
Saturday March 17, 2018 @02:51AM North Carolina Police Obtained Warrants Demanding All Google Users Near Four Crime Scenes
Friday March 16, 2018 @11:41PM The Ordinary Engineering Behind the Horrifying Florida Bridge Collapse
Friday March 16, 2018 @03:05PM Hacker Adrian Lamo Dies At 37
Friday March 16, 2018 @02:52PM Entire Broadband Industry Will Help FCC Defend Net Neutrality Repeal
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:45PM Facial Scanning Now Arriving At US Airports
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:27PM Plattsburgh, New York Passed the First Bitcoin Mining Ban In the US
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:01PM For the First Time, a US City Has Banned Cryptocurrency Mining
Friday March 16, 2018 @10:40AM Chinese Hackers Hit US Firms Linked To South China Sea Dispute
Friday March 16, 2018 @07:19AM US Utilities Have Finally Realized Electric Cars May Save Them
Thursday March 15, 2018 @05:57PM Verizon Will Fix Broadband Networks, Landlines To Resolve Investigation
Thursday March 15, 2018 @02:59PM US Says Russia Hacked Energy Grid, Punishes 19 for Meddling
Thursday March 15, 2018 @12:39PM Largest US Radio Company iHeartMedia Files For Bankruptcy
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @07:07PM Toys R Us To Close All 800 of Its US Stores
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:54PM New Bill In Congress Would Bypass the Fourth Amendment, Hand Your Data To Police
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:21PM How Amazon Became Corporate America's Nightmare
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @01:05PM SEC Charges Theranos, CEO Elizabeth Holmes With 'Massive Fraud'
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @10:28AM Demand For Programmers Hits Full Boil as US Job Market Simmers
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @05:23PM UFO Disclosure Group Releases Newest Navy F/A-18 Super Hornet UFO Encounter Video
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @05:15PM New York's Subway Is Slow Because They Slowed Down the Trains After A 1995 Accident
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:59PM Extreme Winter Weather In the US Linked To a Warming Arctic
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:29PM How Your Returns Are Used Against You At Best Buy, Other Retailers
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @09:43AM Trump's Pick for New CIA Director Is Career Spymaster
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @12:41AM US Navy Under Fire In Mass Software Piracy Lawsuit
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @12:27AM Lyft Says Its Revenue Is Growing Nearly 3x Faster Than Uber's
Monday March 12, 2018 @06:54PM Trump Issues Order To Block Broadcom's Takeover of Qualcomm
Monday March 12, 2018 @02:52PM Data Breach Victims Can Sue Yahoo in the United States, Federal Judge Rules
Monday March 12, 2018 @02:19PM Coming Soon to a Front Porch Near You: Package Delivery Via Drone
Saturday March 10, 2018 @09:46PM Are The Alternatives Even Worse Than Daylight Saving Time?
Saturday March 10, 2018 @04:50PM Kansas 'Swat' Perpetrator Is Now Also Wanted in Florida
Saturday March 10, 2018 @02:42AM Lawmakers Continue Fighting For Net Neutrality in the US Senate, Courts, and States
Friday March 09, 2018 @11:57PM Flippy the Robot is Already Taking an 'Extended Break'
Friday March 09, 2018 @08:04PM Reddit Admits Russian Trolls Got Into Website During 2016 Election
Friday March 09, 2018 @06:46PM California Bullet Train Costs Soar To $77.3 Billion, Will Take 5 Years Longer To Complete
Friday March 09, 2018 @06:32PM FCC Accuses Stealthy Startup of Launching Rogue Satellites
Friday March 09, 2018 @05:36PM Researchers Discover Colistin-Heteroresistant Germs In the US
Friday March 09, 2018 @04:04PM China's Alibaba is Investing Huge Sums in AI Research and Resources -- and It Is Building Tools To Challenge Google and Amazon
Thursday March 08, 2018 @08:48PM Researchers Provide Likely Explanation For the 'Sonic Weapon' Used At the US Embassy In Cuba
Thursday March 08, 2018 @08:38PM Florida Lawmakers Approve Year-Round Daylight Saving Time
Thursday March 08, 2018 @06:44PM Trump Promises Copyright Crackdown As DoJ Takes Aim At Streaming Pirates
Thursday March 08, 2018 @06:02PM Elon Musk Sides With Trump On Trade With China, Citing 25 Percent Import Duty On American Cars
Thursday March 08, 2018 @05:53PM 'Personal Drone' Crash Causes 335-Acre Wildfire In Coconino National Forest
Thursday March 08, 2018 @11:37AM What Airbnb Did To New York City
Thursday March 08, 2018 @11:26AM Trump's Meeting With The Video Game Industry To Talk Gun Violence Could Get Ugly
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @07:55PM Most Americans Think AI Will Destroy Other People's Jobs, Not Theirs
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @07:34PM California Becomes 18th State To Consider Right To Repair Legislation
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @04:31PM FBI Again Calls For Magical Solution To Break Into Encrypted Phones
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @02:52PM Bitcoin Dives After SEC Says Crypto Platforms Must Be Registered
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @12:36PM Leaked Files Show How the NSA Tracks Other Countries' Hackers
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @07:35PM US Calls Broadcom's Bid For Qualcomm a National Security Risk
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @12:40PM Silicon Valley Is Over, Says Silicon Valley
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @11:37AM Google Is Helping the Pentagon Build AI for Drones
Monday March 05, 2018 @05:29PM Rhode Island Bill Would Impose Fee For Accessing Online Porn
Monday March 05, 2018 @05:23PM Six Tech Companies Filing Net Neutrality Lawsuit
Monday March 05, 2018 @11:40AM China's Xiaomi Confirms It Will Enter US Smartphone Market By the End of This Year or Early Next Year
Sunday March 04, 2018 @02:43AM 2M Americans Lost Power After 'Bomb Cyclone'
Thursday March 01, 2018 @01:39PM Equifax Identifies Additional 2.4 Million Customers Hit By Data Breach
Thursday March 01, 2018 @01:17PM SEC Reportedly Subpoenas Companies and Advisers Over ICOs
Thursday March 01, 2018 @05:09AM Best Buy To Close All 250 of Its Smaller, Mobile Phone Stores
Wednesday February 28, 2018 @02:08PM US Response 'Hasn't Changed The Calculus' Of Russian Interference, NSA Chief Says
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @08:36PM US House Passes Bill To Penalize Websites For Sex Trafficking
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @05:48PM Net Neutrality Repeal Will Get a Senate Vote In the Spring, Democrats Say
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @03:29PM Supreme Court Wrestles With Microsoft Data Privacy Fight
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @01:34PM After Rising For 100 Years, Electricity Demand is Flat
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @12:20PM California Scraps Safety Driver Rules for Self-Driving Cars
Monday February 26, 2018 @05:56PM Coinbase: We Will Send Data On 13,000 Users To IRS
Monday February 26, 2018 @01:31PM FCC Will Auction 5G-ready 3.7-4.2GHz and mmWave Spectrum
Monday February 26, 2018 @12:41AM The American Midwest Is Quickly Becoming a Blue-Collar Version of Silicon Valley
Sunday February 25, 2018 @09:22AM Russian Spies Hacked the Olympics and Tried To Make it Look Like North Korea Did it, US Officials Say
Sunday February 25, 2018 @02:04AM Trump Administration Cracks Down On H-1B Visa Abuse
Sunday February 25, 2018 @12:01AM House Democrats' Counter-Memo Released, Alleging Major Factual Inaccuracies
Saturday February 24, 2018 @12:02PM Two More 'SWAT' Calls in California -- One Involving a 12-Year-Old Gamer
Friday February 23, 2018 @09:18PM NRA Gives Ajit Pai 'Courage Award' and Gun For 'Saving the Internet'
Friday February 23, 2018 @08:30PM Dropbox Files To Go Public
Friday February 23, 2018 @05:30PM The College Board Pushes To Make Computer Science a High School Graduation Requirement
Friday February 23, 2018 @03:00PM From 1999 To 2016, America Lost 11.4 Million People From the Workforce
Friday February 23, 2018 @01:18PM Supreme Court Declines To Broaden Whistleblower Protections
Friday February 23, 2018 @11:15AM Intel Did Not Tell US Cyber Officials About Chip Flaws Until Made Public
Thursday February 22, 2018 @10:09PM 'Automating Jobs Is How Society Makes Progress'
Thursday February 22, 2018 @07:02PM 23 Attorneys General Refile Challenge To FCC Net Neutrality Repeal
Thursday February 22, 2018 @05:36PM US Border Officials Haven't Properly Verified Visitor Passports For More Than a Decade Due To Improper Software
Thursday February 22, 2018 @05:09PM President Trump: 'We Have To Do Something' About Violent Video Games, Movies
Thursday February 22, 2018 @11:42AM Net Neutrality Rules Die on April 23
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @06:17PM Game Industry Pushes Back Against Efforts To Restore Gameplay Servers
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @11:53AM 'Tech Companies Should Stop Pretending AI Won't Destroy Jobs'
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @10:14PM FCC To Officially Rescind Net Neutrality Rules On Thursday
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @06:32PM Judge Rules AT&T Can't See Trump White House Communications About Time Warner Merger
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @06:09PM Venezuela Launches Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency
Sunday February 18, 2018 @11:37AM US's Greatest Vulnerability is Ignoring the Cyber Threats From Our Adversaries, Foreign Policy Expert Says
Sunday February 18, 2018 @11:06AM Occupational Licensing Blunts Competition and Boosts Inequality
Saturday February 17, 2018 @03:29PM How Does Chinese Tech Stack Up Against American Tech?
Friday February 16, 2018 @06:56PM Labor Board Says Google Could Fire James Damore For Anti-Diversity Memo
Friday February 16, 2018 @05:32PM Judge Won't Let FCC's Net Neutrality Repeal Stop Lawsuit Alleging Charter Throttled Netflix
Friday February 16, 2018 @02:36PM US Charges Russian Social Media Trolls Over Election Tampering
Friday February 16, 2018 @12:34PM Concussions Can Be Detected With New Blood Test Approved by FDA.
Thursday February 15, 2018 @08:40PM Household Products Now Rival Cars As a Source of Air Pollution, Say Scientists
Thursday February 15, 2018 @04:10PM EFF Urges US Copyright Office To Reject Proactive 'Piracy' Filters
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @05:20PM FBI, CIA, and NSA: Don't Use Huawei Phones
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @08:53PM Hospitals May Turn To Algorithms To Fight Fatal Infections
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @08:28PM Seattle To Remove Controversial City Spying Network After Public Backlash
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @05:58PM Trump Administration Wants To Fire 248 Forecasters At the National Weather Service
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @05:14PM Huawei Got People To Write Fake Reviews For An Unreleased Phone
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @05:06PM Trump's Infrastructure Plan Has No Dedicated Money For Broadband
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @12:11PM US Senators Voice Concern Over Chinese Access To Intellectual Property
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @10:05AM In the Wake of Fake News, Several Universities Including MIT and Harvard Introduce New Course On Ethics and Regulation of AI
Monday February 12, 2018 @09:01PM Comcast Sues Vermont Over Conditions On New License Requiring the Company To Expand Its Network
Monday February 12, 2018 @07:01PM Trump's New Infrastructure Plan Calls For Selling Off Two Airports
Monday February 12, 2018 @06:21PM Facebook Lost Around 2.8 Million US Users Under 25 Last Year
Monday February 12, 2018 @06:09PM Amazon Is Cutting Hundreds of Corporate Jobs
Monday February 12, 2018 @01:51PM The Trump Administration is Moving To Privatize the International Space Station: Report
Sunday February 11, 2018 @06:26PM Cryptocurrency Classes Are Coming To Campus
Sunday February 11, 2018 @11:29AM Detroit Decides Against Banning Airbnb -- For Now
Saturday February 10, 2018 @08:14PM NSA Sent Coded Messages From Its Twitter To Communicate With Foreign Spies
Saturday February 10, 2018 @08:05PM There Are Ajit Pai 'Verizon Puppet' Jokes That the FCC Doesn't Want You To Read
Saturday February 10, 2018 @06:21AM US Transportation Department Calls For 'Summit' On Autonomous Cars
Saturday February 10, 2018 @05:58AM Budget Deal Has Tax Credit Extensions For Nuclear, Fuel Cells, Carbon Capture
Friday February 09, 2018 @07:09PM 'Sinking' Pacific Nation Tuvalu Is Actually Getting Bigger
Friday February 09, 2018 @05:38PM Major Websites Are Planning a 'Day of Action' To Block Repeal of Net Neutrality
Friday February 09, 2018 @05:23PM Amazon To Take On UPS, FedEx Via 'Shipping With Amazon'
Thursday February 08, 2018 @06:58PM Arizona Introduces Bill That Would Allow Residents To Pay Taxes In Bitcoin
Thursday February 08, 2018 @05:27PM Detroit Quietly Bans Airbnb
Thursday February 08, 2018 @10:39AM Anti-China Bill Being Softened After US Companies Complain
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @06:21PM US Suicides Spiked 10 Percent After Robin Williams's Death, Study Finds
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @05:54PM FDA Declares Popular Alt-Medicine Kratom an Opioid
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @02:51PM 36 Indicted in Global Cybercrime Ring That Stole $530M
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @07:40PM Facebook Hired a Full-Time Pollster To Monitor Zuckerberg's Approval Ratings
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @06:24PM Fake News Sharing In US Is a Rightwing Thing, Says Oxford Study
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @05:54PM FCC Report Claims Broken Broadband Market Has Been Fixed By Killing Net Neutrality
Monday February 05, 2018 @11:28PM US Startups Don't Want To Go Public Anymore
Monday February 05, 2018 @11:13PM Senator Warns YouTube Algorithm May Be Open To Manipulation By 'Bad Actors'
Monday February 05, 2018 @05:49PM New Jersey Governor Signs Net Neutrality Order
Monday February 05, 2018 @05:04PM Seattle Finds Facebook in Violation of City Campaign Finance Law
Monday February 05, 2018 @03:38PM US Regulators To Back More Oversight of Virtual Currencies
Monday February 05, 2018 @12:01PM US Consumer Protection Official Puts Equifax Probe on Ice
Friday February 02, 2018 @11:14PM Family of 'Swat' Victim Sues Kansas Police, Lawmakers Propose 40-Year Jail Terms
Friday February 02, 2018 @10:33PM Hawaii Missile Alert Worker Fired, Will Sue State for Defamation
Friday February 02, 2018 @06:51PM Bicyclist Protests Net Neutrality By Slowing Traffic Outside the FCC Building
Friday February 02, 2018 @05:19PM Tesla Will Sell Solar Panels, Powerwalls At Home Depot
Thursday February 01, 2018 @05:19PM Apple Begins Selling Refurbished iPhone 7 and 7 Plus Models
Thursday February 01, 2018 @12:29AM Twitter Notifies 1.4 Million Users of Interaction With Russian Accounts
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @06:15PM Xerox Cedes Control To Fujifilm, Ending Its Independence
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @06:05PM White House Seeks 72 Percent Cut To Clean Energy Research
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @05:17PM Ford Patents Driverless Police Car That Ambushes Lawbreakers Using AI
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @05:05PM Tesla Pushes Even More States To Upend Auto Dealer-Friendly Laws
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @12:28AM Why Tether's Collapse Would Be Bad For Cryptocurrencies
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @09:17PM US Regulators To Subpoena Crypto Exchange Bitfinex, Tether
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @05:24PM Verizon Drops Plans To Sell Huawei Phones Due To US Government Pressure
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @04:04PM US Government Investigates Apple Over iPhone Battery Slowdowns
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @02:01PM False Hawaii Missile Alert Sent After Drill Recording Said 'This Is Not A Drill'
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @01:21PM New FCC Rules Will Require Wireless Companies To Deliver Emergency Alerts More Accurately
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @12:49PM California Senate Defies FCC, Approves Net Neutrality Law
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @11:04AM Drug Firms Shipped 20.8 Million Pain Pills To West Virginia Town of 2,900
Monday January 29, 2018 @06:46PM Americans Are Saving Energy Because Fewer People Go Outside
Monday January 29, 2018 @05:30PM Inside Amazon's Mini Rainforest Work Space Spheres
Monday January 29, 2018 @05:16PM Pentagon Reviews GPS Policies After Fitness Trackers Reveal Locations
Monday January 29, 2018 @12:05PM FCC Chairman Slams Trump Team's Proposal To Nationalize 5G
Monday January 29, 2018 @09:48AM First 'Jackpotting' Attacks Hit US ATMs
Monday January 29, 2018 @01:20AM Intel Told Chinese Firms of Meltdown Flaws Before the US Government
Sunday January 28, 2018 @10:24PM Trump Team Considers Nationalizing America's 5G Network
Sunday January 28, 2018 @01:29AM Dutch Intelligence Agents Watched Russia Hack the DNC
Friday January 26, 2018 @11:47PM A 15-Year-Old Convinced Verizon He Was the Head of the CIA
Friday January 26, 2018 @07:28PM Robert Mueller's Team Reportedly Interviewed Facebook Staff As Part of Russia Probe
Friday January 26, 2018 @05:18PM Montana To FCC: You Can't Stop Us From Protecting Net Neutrality
Friday January 26, 2018 @05:11PM ICE Is About To Start Tracking License Plates Across the US
Thursday January 25, 2018 @05:10PM The Legislative Fight Over Loot Boxes Expands To Washington State
Thursday January 25, 2018 @03:38PM Tech Firms Let Russia Probe Software Widely Used by US Government
Thursday January 25, 2018 @12:55AM Trump Administration Wants To End NASA Funding For ISS By 2025
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @05:52PM Kim Dotcom Sues New Zealand For $6.8 Billion In Damages Over Erroneous Arrest
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @05:39PM New York Governor Signs Executive Order To Keep Net Neutrality Rules After FCC's Repeal
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @04:10PM AT&T Calls For Net Neutrality Laws After Fighting To End FCC Rules
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @11:55AM NSA Deletes 'Honesty' and 'Openness' From Core Values
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @06:47PM More Than 750 American Communities Have Built Their Own Internet Networks
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @06:41PM The US Drops Out of the Top 10 In Innovation Ranking
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @05:43PM Tesla Model S Plows Into a Fire Truck While Using Autopilot