Slashdot Items Tagged "usa"

Date / Time Story
Saturday March 25, 2017 @04:24PM Comcast Launches New 24/7 Workplace Surveillance Service
Saturday March 25, 2017 @03:17PM 'Why The US Senate's Vote To Throw Out ISP Privacy Laws Isn't All Bad'
Saturday March 25, 2017 @02:43PM Uber Halts Self-Driving Car Tests in Arizona After Friday Night Collision
Saturday March 25, 2017 @01:29PM After Healthcare Defeat, Can The Trump Administration Fix America's H-1B Visa Program?
Friday March 24, 2017 @06:00PM Canada's Largest School Board Ends All New US Trips For Students
Friday March 24, 2017 @10:24AM Americans' Shift To The Suburbs Sped Up Last Year
Thursday March 23, 2017 @09:40PM US Ordered 'Mandatory Social Media Check' For Visa Applicants Who Visited ISIS Territory
Thursday March 23, 2017 @04:01PM Feds: We're Pulling Data From 100 Phones Seized During Trump Inauguration
Thursday March 23, 2017 @02:37PM 71 Percent of Android Phones On Major US Carriers Have Out of Date Security Patches
Thursday March 23, 2017 @01:37PM Senate Votes To Kill FCC's Broadband Privacy Rules
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @05:15PM 17,000 AT&T Workers Go On Strike In California and Nevada
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @04:38PM A Lithuanian Phisher Tricked Two Big US Tech Companies Into Wiring Him $100 Million
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @03:57PM 'Dig Once' Bill Could Bring Fiber Internet To Much of the US
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @10:38AM Patents Are A Big Part Of Why We Can't Own Nice Things
Monday March 20, 2017 @07:22PM Most Teens Who Abuse Opioids First Got Them From a Doctor
Monday March 20, 2017 @05:53PM Ask Slashdot: How Does One Freely Use Bitcoin In the Land of the Free?
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:30PM 'Sorry, I've Forgotten My Decryption Password' is Contempt Of Court, Pal - US Appeal Judges
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:28PM Royal Jordanian Airlines Bans Use of Electronics After US Voices Security 'Concerns'
Monday March 20, 2017 @11:15AM Happiness is on the Wane in the US, UN Global Report Finds
Monday March 20, 2017 @09:33AM In 18 Years, A College Degree Could Cost About $500,000
Monday March 20, 2017 @12:00AM Indiana Considers Prohibiting Cities From Banning Airbnb
Sunday March 19, 2017 @05:43PM America's Most Affordable Cities For Tech Workers: Seattle, Austin, and Pittsburgh
Sunday March 19, 2017 @03:09PM NY Bill Would Require Removal of Inaccurate, Irrelevant Or Excessive Statements
Sunday March 19, 2017 @02:34PM Your Hotel Room Photos Could Help Catch Sex Traffickers
Saturday March 18, 2017 @07:12PM CBS Reports 'Suspicious' Cell Phone Tower Activity In Washington DC
Saturday March 18, 2017 @06:34PM The US Army Finally Gets The World's Largest Laser Weapon System
Friday March 17, 2017 @08:47PM US Lawmakers Propose Minimum Seat Sizes For Airlines
Friday March 17, 2017 @02:45PM IBM To Hire 2,000 More Veterans, Expand Tech Training Schools
Friday March 17, 2017 @12:16AM Physicist Declassifies Rescued Nuclear Test Films
Thursday March 16, 2017 @07:04PM US Federal Budget Proposal Cuts Science Funding
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @06:28PM America May Miss Out On the Next Industrial Revolution
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @06:00PM NSA, DOE Say China's Supercomputing Advances Put US At Risk
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @02:29PM If American Robots Had Their Own Economy, It'd Be Bigger Than Switzerland
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @01:22PM Millions of Records Leaked From Huge US Corporate Database
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @01:21AM Hacking Victim Can't Sue Foreign Government For Hacking Him On US Soil, Says Court
Monday March 13, 2017 @04:32PM Lloyds To 'Offshore' 2,000 Jobs In IBM Data Center Outsourcing Deal
Sunday March 12, 2017 @09:16AM Proof Daylight Saving Time Is Dumb, Dangerous, and Costly
Saturday March 11, 2017 @11:58PM How The FBI Used Geek Squad To Increase Secret Public Surveillance
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:53PM IEEE-USA Criticizes Failure To Reform The H-!B Program
Friday March 10, 2017 @08:28PM Will Montana Become America's Third State To Ditch Daylight Savings Time?
Friday March 10, 2017 @05:40PM US Army Unveils 3D-Printed Grenade Launcher Called RAMBO
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:21AM U.S. Jobs, Pay Show Solid Gains in Trump's First Full Month
Thursday March 09, 2017 @04:35PM Seattle Tech Engineers Are More Loyal Than Those in San Francisco, Data Shows
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @07:13PM Americans Are Having Less Sex Than 20 Years Ago, Study Finds
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @05:24PM WikiLeaks CIA Files: The 6 Biggest Spying Secrets Revealed By the Release of 'Vault 7'
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @03:52PM China's ZTE Pleads Guilty, Will Pay $1.19 Billion For Violating US Trade Sanctions
Monday March 06, 2017 @06:33PM US Wind Capacity Surpasses Hydro, Overall Generation To Follow
Monday March 06, 2017 @01:10AM The US Waged A Secret Cyber War Against North Korean Missiles
Sunday March 05, 2017 @01:07AM Local Police Departments Are Building Their Own DNA Databases
Saturday March 04, 2017 @05:23PM US Suspends 'Expedited' H-1B Visas
Friday March 03, 2017 @08:41PM FCC Chair Wants Carriers To Block Robocalls From Spoofed Numbers
Friday March 03, 2017 @05:18PM Amazon Pledges To Cover 15 Massive Warehouse Rooftops With Solar Panels
Thursday March 02, 2017 @07:33PM Uber Says It Will Apply For Self-Driving Permit In California
Thursday March 02, 2017 @05:13PM Virginia Becomes First State To Legalize Delivery Robots
Thursday March 02, 2017 @10:39AM Laid-Off IT Workers Worry US Is Losing Tech Jobs To Outsourcing
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:30PM IBM Gets a Patent On 'Out-of-Office' Email Messages -- In 2017
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @12:55PM Nobody Likes Uber Anymore, Recent Reviews and Ratings On App Store Suggest
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @10:43AM NSA Risks Talent Exodus Amid Morale Slump, Trump Fears
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @01:34PM FCC Chairman Calls Net Neutrality a 'Mistake'
Monday February 27, 2017 @11:20AM AT&T Undercuts Verizon, T-Mobile With New Unlimited Plan
Saturday February 25, 2017 @09:39PM The US Department Of Defense Announces An Open Source Code Repository
Saturday February 25, 2017 @07:01PM The Videogame Industry Is Fighting 'Right To Repair' Laws
Saturday February 25, 2017 @04:28PM Garmin Engineer Shot And Killed By Man Yelling 'Get Out Of My Country!'
Friday February 24, 2017 @02:19PM Americans Believe Robots Will Take Everyone Else's Job, But Theirs Will Be Safe, Study Says
Thursday February 23, 2017 @09:42PM Life Expectancy Set To Hit 90 In South Korea, Study Predicts
Thursday February 23, 2017 @05:14PM FCC Votes To Lift Net Neutrality Transparency Rules For Smaller Internet Providers
Thursday February 23, 2017 @03:33PM Social Media Are Driving Americans Insane
Thursday February 23, 2017 @11:04AM 'Social Media Needs A Travel Mode'
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @10:22PM Judge Blocks California Law Limiting Publication of Actor's Ages
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @06:58PM T-Mobile Promises Big LTE Boost From 5GHz Wi-Fi Frequencies
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @04:09PM Americans at Risk of Identity Theft as They File their Tax Returns
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @11:50AM Verizon To Begin 5G User Trials in 11 Markets by Middle of Year
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @11:46AM US Homeland Security Employees Locked Out of Computer Networks
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:14PM The Only Thing, Historically, That's Curbed Inequality: Catastrophe
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @04:20PM UPS Develops 'Rolling Warehouse' System In Which Drones Are Launched From Atop Trucks
Monday February 20, 2017 @02:21AM NASA Scientist Revive 10,000-Year-Old Microorganisms
Sunday February 19, 2017 @05:09PM Some Recyclers Give Up On Recycling Old Monitors And TVs
Saturday February 18, 2017 @06:42PM Alaska Gets 'Artificial Aurora' As HAARP Antenna Array Listens Again
Friday February 17, 2017 @05:40PM SoftBank Is Willing To Cede Control of Sprint To Get T-Mobile Merger Done, Says Report
Friday February 17, 2017 @01:03PM Accenture To Create 15,000 Jobs In US
Thursday February 16, 2017 @02:31PM EU Privacy Watchdogs Seek Assurances on US Data Transfer Pact
Thursday February 16, 2017 @01:38PM Sprint's New Unlimited Plan Adds HD Streaming, Four Lines For $90
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @07:11PM Bipartisan Bill Seeks Warrants For Police Use of 'Stingray' Cell Trackers
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:18PM Nearly 56,000 Bridges Called Structurally Deficient
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:24PM Utilities Vote To Close Largest Coal Plant In Western US
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @01:08AM ISRO Makes History, Launches 104 Satellites With Single Rocket
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @01:07AM Michael Flynn Resigns As Trump's National Security Adviser
Monday February 13, 2017 @09:42PM US National Weather Service Suffered 'Catastrophic' Outage; Website Stopped Sending Forecasts, Warnings
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:44PM Banned Chemicals From 1970's Persist In Deepest Reaches of the Pacific Ocean, Study Shows
Monday February 13, 2017 @01:50PM Nobody Is Moving, Especially Millennials
Monday February 13, 2017 @08:33AM Bay Area Tech Job Growth Has Rapidly Decelerated
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:01AM Spammer Faces Decades In Prison For Sending More Than 1 Million Spam Emails
Saturday February 11, 2017 @01:18AM CS Professor Argues Silicon Valley Is Exploiting Both H-1B Visas And Workers
Friday February 10, 2017 @06:34PM Senators Push Trump Administration For Clarity On Privacy Act Exclusions
Friday February 10, 2017 @05:28PM Lockheed Martin Screwup Delays Delivery of Air Force GPS Satellites
Friday February 10, 2017 @04:48PM Former CIA Analyst Sues Defense Department To Vindicate NSA Whistleblowers
Friday February 10, 2017 @04:37PM The Man Who Broke Ticketmaster
Friday February 10, 2017 @03:01PM Microsoft Allowed To Sue US Government Over Email Surveillance
Friday February 10, 2017 @10:46AM More Than 20,000 AT&T Workers Are Getting Ready To Protest Nationwide
Thursday February 09, 2017 @10:46AM NSA Contractor Indicted Over Mammoth Theft of Classified Data
Thursday February 09, 2017 @01:39AM Verizon and T-Mobile Are In a Virtual Tie For the Best Network In the US
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @05:07PM Facebook Is Closing 200 of Its 500 VR Demo Stations At Best Buy Stores Across US
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @03:24PM Intel To Invest $7 Billion in Factory in Arizona, Employ 3,000 People
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @11:09AM US Visitors May Have to Hand Over Social Media Passwords: DHS
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @04:56PM There Are Now Twice As Many Solar Jobs As Coal Jobs In the US
Monday February 06, 2017 @08:31PM FBI Will Revert To Using Fax Machines, Snail Mail For FOIA Requests
Monday February 06, 2017 @08:16PM US House Passes Bill Requiring Warrants To Search Old Emails
Monday February 06, 2017 @04:47PM US Navy Decommissions the First Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Monday February 06, 2017 @07:53AM 'The End Of The Level Playing Field'
Sunday February 05, 2017 @02:23AM Which US Cities Have The Worst Malware Infection Rates?
Sunday February 05, 2017 @01:02AM Google, Unlike Microsoft, Must Turn Over Foreign Emails, Rules Judge
Saturday February 04, 2017 @04:28AM Microsoft's H-1B Workers Cited In Motion That Successfully Blocked Trump's Travel Ban
Saturday February 04, 2017 @12:38AM New Book Describes How AirBNB Influenced City Laws
Friday February 03, 2017 @02:29PM Cutting H-1Bs Could Mean More Competition From China and India, Says GoDaddy CEO
Friday February 03, 2017 @10:06AM False News, Absurd Reality Present Challenges For Satirists
Friday February 03, 2017 @03:49AM Amazon Now Has More Than 341,000 Employees -- Added 110,000 People Last Year
Thursday February 02, 2017 @04:00PM Ransomware Completely Shuts Down Ohio Town Government
Thursday February 02, 2017 @03:22PM Microsoft Seeks Trump Order Exemption for Workers With Visas
Thursday February 02, 2017 @12:22PM The FAA Gave the First Ever Go-Ahead For a Drone To Fly at an Airport
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:11PM Airbus Is About To Build A Self-Flying Electric Robo-Taxi
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @04:45PM Secret Rules Make It Pretty Easy For the FBI To Spy On Journalists
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @11:22AM Even Sprint Beat AT&T and Verizon in Customer Growth
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @11:19AM Indian IT Sector Warns Against US Visa Bill
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @10:44AM Tesla's Battery Revolution Just Reached Critical Mass
Monday January 30, 2017 @05:09PM Former Fed Employee Fined $5,000 For Installing Bitcoin Software On Server
Sunday January 29, 2017 @06:45PM The US Border Patrol Is Checking Detainees' Facebook Profiles
Sunday January 29, 2017 @01:03AM ISPs Finally Abandon The Copyright Alert System
Sunday January 29, 2017 @12:39AM Trump's Executive Order Eliminates Privacy Act Protections For Foreigners
Saturday January 28, 2017 @10:48PM Who Hacked The Washington D.C. Police Surveillance Cameras?
Saturday January 28, 2017 @01:42AM Solar Energy Now Employs More Americans Than Oil, Coal and Gas Combined
Friday January 27, 2017 @08:22PM Twitter Releases National Security Letters
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:53PM Apple Is Moving Its Entire International iTunes Business To Ireland
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:35PM US Intelligence Seeks a Universal Translator For Text Search In Any Language
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:20PM Today Marks 50th Anniversary of Fatal Apollo 1 Disaster
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:07PM New Data Shows 85% of Humans Live Under a Corrupt Government
Friday January 27, 2017 @04:37PM Tesla CEO Elon Musk Joins President Trump's New Manufacturing Council
Friday January 27, 2017 @04:10PM Apple Patents a Vaporizer
Friday January 27, 2017 @02:31PM Smart Baby-Trackers Mostly Unnecessary, Say US Doctors
Thursday January 26, 2017 @06:42PM Breach Notification Website LeakedSource Allegedly Raided By Feds
Thursday January 26, 2017 @05:53PM New York Approves Largest US Offshore Wind Farm Off Long Island
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @06:57PM Scientists Cure Mice of Diabetes Using Cells Grown Inside Rats
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @09:34AM HP Recalls Another 100,000 Laptop Batteries After Reports of Overheating and Damage
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @10:56PM George Orwell's '1984' Tops Amazon's Bestseller List
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @07:05AM IBM Promised Domestic Jobs, But is Firing Thousands of US Workers and Moving Some Jobs Overseas
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @12:06AM China Unseats US As Global Investment Leader In Financial Technology: Report
Monday January 23, 2017 @11:46PM Ask Slashdot: Can US Citizens Trust Government Data?
Monday January 23, 2017 @07:09PM Yahoo Sale To Verizon Delayed After Hack Disclosures
Monday January 23, 2017 @07:02PM Two-Thirds of Americans Give Priority To Developing Alternative Energy Over Fossil Fuels
Monday January 23, 2017 @04:54PM Ransomware Infects All St Louis Public Library Computers
Monday January 23, 2017 @04:24PM AT&T Offering Day Pass For International Travelers
Monday January 23, 2017 @04:05PM Foxconn Considers $7 Billion Screen Factory In US, Which Could Create Up To 50,000 Jobs
Monday January 23, 2017 @11:05AM Oracle Lays Off More Than 1,000 Employees
Monday January 23, 2017 @10:18AM Sprint Purchases 33 Percent Stake in Tidal For $200 Million
Monday January 23, 2017 @01:42AM Three States Propose DMCA-Countering 'Right To Repair' Laws
Sunday January 22, 2017 @03:00AM Army Bug Bounty Researcher Compromises US Defense Department's Internal Network
Sunday January 22, 2017 @02:17AM Is The Tech Industry Driving Families Out of San Francisco?
Saturday January 21, 2017 @07:30PM New Wyoming Bill Penalizes Utilities Using Renewable Energy
Friday January 20, 2017 @04:56PM New Senate Bill Would Give US Grads Preference In Receiving H-1B Visas
Friday January 20, 2017 @04:13PM Elite Scientists Have Told the Pentagon That AI Won't Threaten Humanity
Friday January 20, 2017 @02:23PM Despite Glitches, AT&T's DirecTV Now Hits 200,000 Subscribers in Its First Month
Friday January 20, 2017 @01:29PM Donald Trump Is Sworn In As the 45th US President
Friday January 20, 2017 @12:26PM Uber Will Pay $20 Million For Exaggerating Drivers' Earnings
Thursday January 19, 2017 @03:47PM 32% of All US Adults Watch Pirated Content
Thursday January 19, 2017 @03:33PM Google Uses Search To Push Its Products: WSJ
Thursday January 19, 2017 @02:43PM Tesla Avoids Recall After Autopilot Crash Death
Thursday January 19, 2017 @01:44PM Some Colleges Have More Students From the Top 1 Percent Than the Bottom 60
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @07:14PM Julian Assange Will Not Hand Himself In Because Chelsea Manning's Release Won't Happen Immediately, Lawyer Says
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @04:00PM Labor Department Sues Oracle For Paying White Men More
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @01:09PM Russia Extends Edward Snowden's Asylum To 2020, To Offer Citizenship Next Year
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @08:05PM US Antitrust Agency Sues Qualcomm Over Patent Licensing
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @05:38PM President Obama Commutes Chelsea Manning's Sentence
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @03:07PM Uber Sues City of Seattle To Block Landmark Driver Union Ordinance
Monday January 16, 2017 @05:31PM AT&T Denies Refunds For DirecTV Now Customers, Despite the Service's Performance Issues
Monday January 16, 2017 @04:44PM China, Europe Drive Shift To Electric Cars as US Lags
Monday January 16, 2017 @10:51AM Flying Car Prototype Ready By End of 2017, Says Airbus CEO
Monday January 16, 2017 @10:35AM China Orders App Stores To Join Register
Sunday January 15, 2017 @02:35PM Driverless Electric Shuttle Deployed In Downtown Las Vegas
Saturday January 14, 2017 @04:56PM California's Bullet Train Hurtles Towards a Multibillion-Dollar Overrun
Saturday January 14, 2017 @04:38AM Petition With Over 1 Million Signatures Urges President Obama To Pardon Snowden
Friday January 13, 2017 @06:50PM Millennials Earn 20 Percent Less Than Boomers Did At Same Stage of Life
Friday January 13, 2017 @05:34PM SpaceX Accident Cost it Hundreds of Millions
Friday January 13, 2017 @05:28PM Congress Will Consider Proposal To Raise H-1B Minimum Wage To $100,000
Friday January 13, 2017 @02:36PM Virginia 'Broadband Deployment Act' Would Kill Municipal Broadband Deployment
Friday January 13, 2017 @01:05AM Nintendo Switch Will Launch On March 3rd For $299, Won't Feature Region-Locking Software
Thursday January 12, 2017 @10:27PM US Puts Bumblebee On the Endangered Species List For First Time
Thursday January 12, 2017 @06:31PM Rural Americans At Higher Risk From Five Leading Causes of Death: CDC
Thursday January 12, 2017 @06:19PM Tesla To Power Gigafactory With World's Largest Solar Rooftop Installation
Thursday January 12, 2017 @06:06PM Switzerland Agrees To Its Own New Data Sharing Pact With the US
Thursday January 12, 2017 @04:46PM Fingerprinting Methods Identify Users Across Different Browsers On the Same PC
Thursday January 12, 2017 @04:42PM Arizona Plans To Sue Theranos Over Faulty Blood Tests
Thursday January 12, 2017 @04:06PM Obama Changed Rules Regarding Raw Intelligence, Allowing NSA To Share Raw Data With US's Other 16 Intelligence Agencies
Thursday January 12, 2017 @03:48PM US EPA Accuses Fiat Chrysler of Excess Diesel Emissions
Thursday January 12, 2017 @03:31PM Amazon To Add 100,000 Full-Time US Jobs in Next 18 Months
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @06:51PM SpaceX Details Its Plans For Landing Three Falcon Heavy Boosters At Once
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @05:19PM Comcast Remains America's Most-Hated Company, Survey Finds
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:31PM JetBlue Giving All Passengers Free In-Flight 'Fly-Fi' High-Speed Wi-Fi
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @03:20PM Samsung Says Over 96% of Galaxy Note7 Phones Returned To Date
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @07:08PM Why You Shouldn't Trust Geek Squad
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @04:11PM Apple Patent Paves Way For iPhone With Full-Face Display, HUD Windows
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @03:51PM Volkswagen Closes In on $4.3 Billion US Settlement in Diesel Scandal