Having your voice heard at the Federal Communications Commission could soon cost you hundreds of dollars, according to congressional Democrats Tuesday who oppose a looming rule change by the nation’s top telecom and cable regulator. But that may not be the case after all, a review of the FCC proposal shows. From a report: At […]
In a note to early testers for its Windows software for PCs, Microsoft says it’s making the change to ensure security.
Saturday’s tweet from Julian Assange says it all: “My deepest thanks to the US government, Senator McCain and Senator Lieberman for pushing Visa, MasterCard, PayPal, AmEx, Moneybookers, et al, into erecting an illegal banking blockade against @WikiLeaks starting in 2010. It caused us to invest in Bitcoin — with > 50000% return.” Assange’s tweet was […]
The executive director of Repair.org says Apple has “decided to be nicer to consumers in order to stop them from demanding their right to repair,” according to Motherboard. Slashdot reader Jason Koebler shared this article: It’s increasingly looking like Apple can no longer ignore the repair insurgency that’s been brewing: The right to repair movement […]
Twitter chief Jack Dorsey today apologized for what he says were technical problems causing some Twitter users to involuntarily follow the @POTUS account as it was handed over to Donald Trump. As Sarah Perez reported here yesterday, Twitter users were bewildered as to why they were forced to follow the Trump @POTUS account, and many […]
Journalists must shut off their personal hotspots and pay up for an essential tool. The post Debate Organizers Are Forcing Press to Pay $200 for Wi-Fi appeared first on WIRED.
We asked vendors about it and they dodged the question Tech vendors don’t want to admit it but CIOs will need to return to their spending plan spreadsheets: hardware is going to get more expensive post-Brexit as sterling slides against the US dollar.…
Gunung Egon’s increasing unrest is prompting evacuations, while volcanoes in Mexico and Russia continue to erupt. The post Volcanic Unrest in Indonesia Is Forcing Evacuations appeared first on WIRED.
That's especially the case, the letter says, when it comes to "advanced nuclear power systems with complete fuel recycling" — a technology intended to help minimize one of the chief problems with nuclear power (the waste). (For a technical paper from …