Slashdot Items Tagged "uk"

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Friday August 26, 2016 @04:18PM British Companies Are Selling Advanced Spy Tech To Authoritarian Regimes
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @10:18PM China To UK: 'Golden' Ties At Crucial Juncture Over Nuclear Delay
Monday August 08, 2016 @05:53PM UK Copyright Extension On Designed Objects Is 'Direct Assault' On 3D Printing
Saturday August 06, 2016 @11:18AM Myths Persist About Running Public Wi-Fi in the UK
Saturday August 06, 2016 @12:34AM BBC To Deploy Detection Vans To Snoop On Internet Users
Friday August 05, 2016 @03:00PM Challenge Over UK Bulk Hacking Powers Taken To European Court of Human Rights
Monday August 01, 2016 @12:37AM British Newspaper Fooled By Online Harry Potter/Pokemon Go Hoax
Sunday July 31, 2016 @09:06PM Britain's Scientists Are 'Freaking Out' Over Brexit
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @04:51PM Amazon Debuts a Dedicated Shop For Kickstarter Products
Monday July 25, 2016 @08:02PM Amazon Partners With UK Government To Test Drone Deliveries
Sunday July 24, 2016 @03:56PM Yahoo Ordered to Show How It Recovered 'Deleted' Emails
Saturday July 23, 2016 @08:10PM UK Cybersecurity Executives Plead Guilty To Hacking A Rival Firm
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:10PM MasterCard Is Buying the Core of the British Payments Infrastructure
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @03:18PM UK 'Emergency' Bulk Data Slurp Permissible In Pursuit Of 'Serious Crime'
Saturday July 16, 2016 @12:41PM Robotic Exoskeletons May Become Skintight Suits
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:30PM Cybercrime Overtakes Traditional Crime In UK, Says Report
Friday July 15, 2016 @11:20AM Sir Tim Berners-Lee Makes a Last-Minute Plea To Save Net Neutrality in Europe
Friday July 15, 2016 @10:38AM UK Gov Says New Home Sec Will Have Powers To Ban End-to-end Encryption
Thursday July 14, 2016 @07:28PM Theresa May Reshuffles Cabinet, Warns Amazon and Google of Power Shift
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @08:16PM Theresa May Becomes UK's 'Spy Queen' and New Prime Minister
Saturday July 09, 2016 @03:49PM Carrying A Gun-Shaped iPhone 'Makes It Much Less Likely You'll Catch Your Plane'
Saturday July 09, 2016 @11:44AM Brexit: Government Rejects Petition Signed By 4.1 Million Calling For Second EU Referendum
Saturday July 09, 2016 @06:22AM Wannabe Prime Minister Andrea Leadsom Thinks Websites Should Be Rated Like Films
Friday July 08, 2016 @11:56PM UK Proposes Mandatory Age Verification For Porn Sites
Thursday July 07, 2016 @03:19PM UK ISP Sky Is About To Start Censoring the Web For All of Its Customers
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:19PM UK Bill Introduces 10 Year Prison Sentence for Online Pirates
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @03:42AM UK Police Accessed Civilian Data For Fun and Profit, Says Report
Sunday July 03, 2016 @04:48AM Rolling Drone Delivery Robots Have Arrived
Saturday July 02, 2016 @11:40PM UN Council: Seriously, Nations, Stop Switching Off the Internet!
Saturday July 02, 2016 @06:05PM Will Brexit Hurt International Cyber-Security?
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @05:29PM UK Has Fastest Mobile Internet While US Lags Behind, Says Report
Sunday June 26, 2016 @06:47PM Religious Hacker Defaces 111 Escort Sites
Sunday June 26, 2016 @11:20AM Brexit Will Have a Disastrous Effect: Tech Companies Will Feel the Pain
Saturday June 25, 2016 @12:33PM Web Petition For 2nd EU Referendum Draws Huge Interest
Saturday June 25, 2016 @12:32PM UK Tech Sector Reacts To Brexit: Some Anticipate Slow Down, Some Contemplate Relocation
Friday June 24, 2016 @01:23PM In the Aftermath Of Brexit, Brits Google About Irish Passport, Meaning Of EU, and Why it All Happened
Friday June 24, 2016 @05:35AM BBC: UK Votes To Leave The European Union
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @08:41PM Australian 'Bitcoin Founder' Quietly Bidding For Patent Empire
Friday June 17, 2016 @12:21PM Non-US Encryption Is 'Theoretical', Claims CIA Chief In Backdoor Debate
Thursday June 09, 2016 @11:24PM British Startup Strip Mines Renters' Private Social Media For Landlords
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @05:22PM UK Snooper's Charter, AKA The Investigatory Powers Bill, Passes Through Commons
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @04:35PM Report: People Are Spending Much Less Time On Social Media
Monday June 06, 2016 @11:17AM Why UK's Government Digital Service Decided To Ditch Apps
Friday June 03, 2016 @07:23PM UK Risks Over-Blocking Content Online, Warns Human Rights Watchdog
Friday June 03, 2016 @12:41PM UK Gov't Creating Secret Mega Database On Citizens Without Informing Parliament
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @11:48AM BBC Micro:Bit Learn-To-Code Device Up For Public Pre-Order In UK
Monday May 30, 2016 @05:04PM Stephen Hawking Calls Trump A 'Demagogue' Who Appeals 'To The Lowest Common Denominator'
Sunday May 29, 2016 @11:31PM WWII Code-Breaker Dies At Age 95
Sunday May 29, 2016 @12:27PM Mugger Arrested After Victim Spots Him On Facebook's 'People You May Know'
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @05:02PM Elderly Use More Secure Passwords Than Millennials, Says Report
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @03:32PM British Hacker Love Wins Court Battle Over Encryption Keys
Friday May 06, 2016 @04:51PM 'Boaty McBoatface' Polar Ship Named After Attenborough Despite Less Votes
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @12:24PM Taking a 'Gap Year' Before College Is a British Tradition That's Becoming a Big Trend In The US
Sunday April 24, 2016 @01:05PM British Astronaut Competes in London Marathon from ISS
Friday April 22, 2016 @04:38PM Apple Should Pay More Tax, Says Co-Founder Wozniak
Friday April 22, 2016 @11:05AM Drone Believed To Have Hit British Airways Flight 'May Have Been a Plastic Bag'
Friday April 22, 2016 @09:21AM UK Intel Agencies Have Been Spying on Millions of People 'Of No Security Interest' Since 1990s
Sunday April 17, 2016 @07:50PM Jet Strikes Drone Near Heathrow Airport
Friday April 15, 2016 @10:08AM Phorm, the Deep Packet Inspection Ad-Injector Company, Ceases Trading
Thursday April 14, 2016 @04:05PM Whistleblowers Fear Prosecution Under New European Trade Secrets Law
Saturday April 09, 2016 @07:00PM Childbirth Charity Hack Leaks 15,000 Expectant Parents Data
Friday April 08, 2016 @04:22PM NASA: Global Warming Is Now Changing How Earth Wobbles
Thursday April 07, 2016 @07:49PM Fallout 4 Wins Best Game At Bafta Awards
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @08:35PM Christie's Set To Auction Space Rocks For Out Of This World Prices
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @04:14PM Snowden Ridicules David Cameron For Defending 'Private' Matter of Panama Papers Leak
Sunday April 03, 2016 @10:20AM The Spread of Ignorance
Saturday April 02, 2016 @04:40PM Amateur Scientist Builds Thermite Grenade Cannon
Saturday March 26, 2016 @06:43PM Researchers Prove Shakespeare's Skull Probably Isn't In His Grave
Saturday March 26, 2016 @10:00AM Jason Bradbury Believes Coding Lessons In Schools Are a Waste of Time
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:48PM 'Flash Crash' Trader Navinder Sarao Faces US Extradition
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:18PM UK Man Faces Prison For Circumventing UK's Pirate Site Blockade
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @02:31AM One Million School Children To Get Free BBC Micro:bit Computers
Sunday March 20, 2016 @07:20PM Autism Associated With Shorter Lifespan, According To UK Charity Study
Friday March 18, 2016 @02:36PM Bank of England Teams With New UK Cybersecurity Body
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @09:58AM RBS Cuts Hundreds of Jobs As FCA Approves 'Robo-Advisers'
Friday March 11, 2016 @10:28AM Stephen Hawking and 150 Royal Society Scientists: Brexit Disaster For UK
Thursday March 10, 2016 @02:02PM Bank of England Looks Into 'Centralized' Bitcoin Alternative, RSCoin
Monday March 07, 2016 @01:22PM Sweeping Changes At Microsoft Studios Kill Lionhead Studios and Fable
Sunday March 06, 2016 @09:49PM High-Tech 'Bazooka' Fires a Net To Take Down Drones
Friday March 04, 2016 @11:37AM Government To Bring Forward Law To Close BBC 'iPlayer Loophole'
Thursday March 03, 2016 @10:36AM 'Moth Eye' Graphene Breakthrough Could Create Indoor Solar Cells
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @12:51PM UK Gov't Launches Anti-Adblocking Initiative, Compares It To Piracy
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @11:13AM UK Snooper's Charter To Extend Police Access To Phone and Internet Data
Saturday February 27, 2016 @03:57PM Scientists Plot Sea Levels Using GPS Satellites
Saturday February 27, 2016 @10:21AM Raspberry Pi 3 Brings Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
Thursday February 25, 2016 @08:12PM Google DeepMind Applies AI To Healthcare With NHS Partnership
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @03:34PM France Seeking $1.76 Billion In Back Taxes From Google
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @11:19AM Thanks To Encryption, UK Efforts To Block Torrent Sites Are Pointless
Monday February 22, 2016 @01:58PM A 19-Year-Old Made A Free Robot Lawyer That Has Appealed $3M In Parking Tickets
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @07:43PM UK Company Riversimple Plans a Fuel-Sipping Hydrogen Car
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @11:17AM End of an Era As Pioneering BBC3 Becomes an Online-Only Station
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @03:58AM UK Gov't Launches Public Consultation On Porn-Site Age Checks
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @03:46AM Australian Foreign Affairs Says UN Assange Ruling Not Binding
Monday February 15, 2016 @01:31PM 'The Room Had Started To Smell. Really Quite Bad': Stephen Fry Exits Twitter
Sunday February 14, 2016 @11:59AM UK Scientists Designing Cement To Safely Store Nuclear Waste For 100,000 Years
Saturday February 13, 2016 @01:05AM BT Announces Free Service To Screen Nuisance Callers
Friday February 12, 2016 @10:11PM Ransomware Hits UK Website, Defaces Homepage
Friday February 12, 2016 @02:54PM UK GHCQ Is Allowed To Hack
Friday February 12, 2016 @12:50PM UK GHCQ is allowed to hack
Friday February 12, 2016 @10:11AM UCL Scientists Push 1.125Tbps Through a Single Coherent Optical Receiver
Friday February 12, 2016 @04:30AM Google Settles Decade-Long Tax Dispute In UK
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:45AM Are Roads Safer With No Central White Lines?
Friday February 05, 2016 @10:57AM UK Wants Authority To Serve Warrants In U.S.
Thursday February 04, 2016 @01:55AM Julian Assange May Surrender To British Police On Friday
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @11:56PM Journalist Claims Secret US Flight 'To Capture Snowden' Overflew Scottish Airspace
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @05:55PM Morgan, Maker of Classic Handmade Sports Cars, Is Going Electric
Monday February 01, 2016 @05:42PM Jaguar Land Rover To Test Autonomous Cars In 'Living Lab'
Monday February 01, 2016 @02:16PM U.K. Researcher Receives Permission To Edit Genes In Human Embryos
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @01:38PM Filmmaker Forces Censors To Watch 10-Hour Movie of Paint Drying
Saturday January 23, 2016 @02:33AM Google Agrees To Pay 130M UK Pounds (~ $185M) In Back Taxes
Monday January 11, 2016 @09:07AM UK Cuts Men's Recommended Weekly Alcohol To 14 Units
Saturday January 09, 2016 @11:28AM WW2 Hero Who Captured Enigma For Allies Has Died
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:32AM Astronaut Tim Peake Calls the Wrong Number From Space
Monday December 21, 2015 @04:31PM UK Police Busts Karaoke 'Gang' For Sharing Songs You Can't Buy
Friday December 18, 2015 @09:12AM 'Hybrid' Logic Gate For Quantum Computers Demonstrated
Thursday December 17, 2015 @11:12AM EE Recalls All Power Bar Chargers Over Fire Safety Risk
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @10:27AM 21-Year-Old British Man Arrested In Connection With VTech Hack
Saturday December 12, 2015 @01:15PM UK Citizens May Soon Need License To Photograph Stuff They Already Own
Thursday December 10, 2015 @01:20PM Chubb To Offer UK 'Troll Insurance' Policy
Thursday December 03, 2015 @12:06PM 15,000 Hoverboards Seized As Unsafe In United Kingdom
Thursday December 03, 2015 @10:42AM Cellphones Really Are Not As Good As They Were 10 Years Ago At Making Calls
Monday November 30, 2015 @08:44AM Parts of Falcon 9 Launcher Wash Ashore In England
Sunday November 29, 2015 @11:58AM Canadian, UK Law Professors Condemn Space Mining Provisions of Commercial Space Act
Saturday November 28, 2015 @12:56AM Celebrating ARM's 25th Anniversary With the Visual ARM1
Thursday November 26, 2015 @01:15PM Richard Dawkins Opposes UK Cinemas Censoring Church's Advert Before Star Wars
Thursday November 26, 2015 @11:51AM Scientists Produce Graphene 100 Times Cheaper Than Ever Before
Thursday November 26, 2015 @11:33AM Pressure From Uber Forces London Taxis To Finally Accept Cards
Friday November 20, 2015 @01:17PM UK's Gigaclear Launches 5 Gbps Fiber Broadband Service
Friday November 13, 2015 @09:32AM Broadband Bills Will Have To Increase To Pay For Snooper's Charter, MPs Warned
Friday November 13, 2015 @02:17AM Bank of England's Andy Haldane Warns Smart Machines Could Take 15M UK Jobs
Friday November 06, 2015 @07:33PM TalkTalk Hack: 4% of Customers' Data Accessed In Cyber Security Breach
Thursday November 05, 2015 @10:49AM BBC Lets Viewers Buy Shows and Episodes Permanently, But No 'Extras'
Monday November 02, 2015 @01:59AM Celebrate the 200th Birthday of George Boole With Logic
Saturday October 31, 2015 @07:09PM UK Police Make Third Arrest Over TalkTalk Cyber Attack
Saturday October 31, 2015 @03:15PM Cambridge Researchers Present Lithium-Air Battery Breakthrough
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @12:44PM Tattling Kettles Help Researchers Crack WiFi Networks In London
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @11:57AM Internet-Connected Kettles Help Researchers Crack WiFi Networks Across London
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @09:38AM UK's Largest Online Pharmacy Sold Patients' Personal Data To Fraudsters
Saturday October 17, 2015 @12:46PM BBC Begins Blocking VPN Access To iPlayer
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @10:40AM How Analog Tide Predictors Changed Human History
Sunday October 04, 2015 @04:54AM 'Legacy' London Car Hire Companies Lawyer Up Against Uber
Thursday October 01, 2015 @01:02PM UK Gamers Can Now Get Their Money Back For Publishers' Broken Promises
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @08:53AM John Harrison: Inventor and Longitude Hero
Monday September 28, 2015 @11:07AM Tardis Wars: The BBC Strikes Back
Friday September 25, 2015 @07:49PM GCHQ Tried To Track Web Visits of "Every Visible User On Internet"
Thursday September 24, 2015 @08:13AM Does IoT Data Need Special Regulation?
Monday September 21, 2015 @07:33AM UK Man Gets Britain's First-Ever Conviction For Illegal Drone Use
Monday September 21, 2015 @01:37AM 'Rose' Wins 2015 Loebner Contest, But Big Prize Remains Unclaimed
Saturday September 19, 2015 @09:36AM UK Govt's Expensive Mobile Coverage Project Builds Just 8 Masts In 4 Years
Saturday September 19, 2015 @09:31AM UK Researcher Applies For Permission To Edit Embryo Genomes
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @08:50AM How To Find Out If GCHQ and the NSA Spied On You, and How To Complain
Thursday September 10, 2015 @04:18PM FireEye Tries to Bury Keynote Reporting That It Ran Apache As Root On Security Servers
Thursday September 10, 2015 @04:02PM New UK Security Guidelines: Password Re-Use OK, Frequent Changing a Waste
Sunday August 30, 2015 @04:45PM Neurologist and Author Oliver Sacks Dead at 82
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @12:42PM Virgin Media To Base a Public Wi-Fi Net On Paying Customers' Routers
Sunday August 23, 2015 @03:51PM In Germany, a Message-in-a-Bottle Found 108 Years After Its Release
Thursday August 20, 2015 @09:06AM New Rules Say UK Video Bloggers Must Be Clearer About Paid Endorsements
Friday August 14, 2015 @08:43PM London Deploys Cycle Superhighways Despite "Old Men In Limos"
Thursday August 13, 2015 @02:53PM 'Banned' Article About Faulty Immobilizer Chip Published After Two Years
Thursday August 13, 2015 @12:57PM The UK's War On Porn: Turning ISPs Into Parents
Thursday August 13, 2015 @10:00AM Time Runs Out On Sweden's Sexual Assault Charges Against Julian Assange
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @07:35AM Scotland To Ban GM Crops
Sunday August 09, 2015 @10:12PM 2.4 Million Customer's Records Stolen From Carphone Warehouse
Thursday August 06, 2015 @11:59AM U.K. Government Seeking To End Reliance On Oracle
Thursday July 30, 2015 @11:00AM Britain Shuts Off 750,000 Streetlights With No Impact On Crime Or Crashes
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:28PM UK Government Proposes 10-Year Copyright Infringement Jail Term
Sunday July 12, 2015 @02:36PM ISRO Launches Record 5 UK Satellites, Part of a Long String of Successes
Sunday July 12, 2015 @11:15AM Snoopers' Charter Could Mean Trouble For UK Users of Encryption-Capable Apps
Saturday July 11, 2015 @10:38PM Twitter Yanks Ads UK Activists Say Could Trigger Seizures
Friday July 10, 2015 @10:03PM Amnesty International Seeks Explanation For 'Absolutely Shocking' Surveillance
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @08:36AM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Find Jobs That Offer Working From Home?
Friday July 03, 2015 @07:44AM Cameron Asserts UK Gov't Will Leave No "Safe Space" For Private Communications
Thursday July 02, 2015 @04:55PM UK Government Illegally Spied On Amnesty International
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @09:56AM UK Researchers Find IPv6-Related Data Leaks In 11 of 14 VPN Providers
Sunday June 28, 2015 @04:07PM BBC Curates The "Right To Be Forgotten" Links That Google Can't
Friday June 19, 2015 @12:41PM Jimmy Wales: London Is Better For Tech Than "Dreadful" Silicon Valley
Monday June 15, 2015 @03:46AM Police Scanning Every Face At UK Download Festival
Sunday June 14, 2015 @12:41AM Report: Russia and China Crack Encrypted Snowden Files
Saturday May 30, 2015 @09:36AM Microscopic Underwater Sonic Screwdriver Successfully Tested
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @10:35PM High Court Orders UK ISPs To Block EBook Sites
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @08:23AM British Politicians Delete Negative Wikipedia Descriptions Before Election
Saturday May 23, 2015 @01:29AM Bank of England Accidentally E-mails Top-Secret "Brexit" Plan To the Guardian
Thursday May 21, 2015 @12:25PM Take Two Sues BBC Over Drama About GTA Development
Thursday May 14, 2015 @01:39PM Rediscovered Lucas-Commissioned Short "Black Angel" Released On YouTube
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @12:23PM MuckRock FOIA Request Releases Christopher Hitchens' FBI Files
Sunday May 10, 2015 @08:06PM British Pilots: Poll Data Says Public Wants Strict Rules For Drones
Saturday May 02, 2015 @12:51AM The Pioneer Who Invented the Weather Forecast
Thursday April 30, 2015 @08:52AM The Sun Newspaper Launches Anonymous Tor-Based WikiLeaks-Style SecureDrop
Friday April 24, 2015 @11:15PM Pirate Bay Blockade Censors CloudFlare Customers
Sunday April 19, 2015 @09:11PM Assange Talk Spurs UK Judges To Boycott Legal Conference
Saturday April 18, 2015 @11:07AM Turing Manuscript Sells For $1 Million
Saturday April 04, 2015 @04:07PM UK's Tories Promise To Enact Age Limits For Viewing Online Porn
Saturday March 28, 2015 @05:18PM UK Licensing Site Requires MSIE Emulation, But Won't Work With MSIE
Thursday March 26, 2015 @10:57AM Jeremy Clarkson Dismissed From Top Gear
Thursday March 26, 2015 @10:30AM Facebook Sued For Alleged Theft of Data Center Design
Thursday March 19, 2015 @12:21AM UK's GCHQ Admits To Using Vulnerabilities To Hack Target Systems
Friday March 13, 2015 @10:26PM UK Police and PRS Shut Down Karaoke Torrent Site
Thursday March 12, 2015 @08:31AM BBC Returns To Making Computers For Schools
Sunday March 08, 2015 @09:04AM UK Gov't Asks: Is 10 Years In Jail the Answer To Online Pirates?
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @11:38AM UK Scientists Claim 1Tbps Data Speed Via Experimental 5G Technology