NYT: Bitcoin Believers

While regulators debate the pros and cons of bitcoins, the rising real-world value of this digital currency inspires the question: What makes money, money?

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.

Christmas cheer? Watch these kids get a bike at Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin workers raised $182,000 for several Fort Worth area charities, and on Tuesday gave away more than 120 bikes during a holiday parade at the fighter jet plant.