Other Voices

Internet Ruling Puts Texas Small Businesses at Risk

The Supreme Court ruling on taxing internet purchases puts many Texas small businesses at risk. Now, any state government, and potentially some local jurisdictions, may require all out-of-state companies to collect and remit sales taxes on purchases by residents of their state. That will cause higher consumer prices and may force some internet-based businesses to close.


Does Facebook know you better than you do?

What makes you tick, who you know, where you go, even where you might end up. The information you share in your profile is a snippet of what Facebook and its partners really know about you. Kevin Roose, a technology columnist for The Times, explains.

Here’s what Arlington’s self-driving vans will look like

Self-driving cars are coming to Arlington Oct. 19, California company won a one-year contract to provide three self-driving vans that will make the rounds in the city's entertainment district.