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How technology advances are changing the economy and providing new opportunities in many industries.


New York’s damning report on crypto exchanges will be good for the industry

Purists won’t like it, but shining a light on the exchanges’ shady practices could trigger big-time growth.

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California wants to stop hackers from taking control of smart gadgets

A proposed state law would help bolster the security of internet-connected devices, but what’s really needed is federal action.

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Future robo-taxis could charge themselves and help balance the electric grid

Wireless startup WiTricity wants cars to power up without human help and feed utilities energy during peak demand.

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Don’t just ditch Facebook—start your own social-media site instead

There might be a better way of making social media a healthier place, from creating more user-friendly settings to setting up our own sites from scratch.

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