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Cyberattacks — and Cybersecurity — Take the National Stage

Posted September 22, 2016 at 1:00 AM EST


Government-level cyberconflicts are increasingly out in the open; the rest of us should be very afraid.


The Financial Transaction Tax that Won’t Die

Posted August 22, 2016 at 3:00 PM EST


In a year of political surprises, a tax that is anathema to Wall Street could be gaining popular appeal.


Cyber Defense Goes on the Offensive

Posted June 28, 2016 at 12:00 PM EST


Should U.S. companies go on the attack to protect their cyber interests? Current law limits how far they can go.


Putting Money on Predictive Betting

Posted May 16, 2016 at 1:00 AM EST


Believers in the wisdom of crowds are overcoming resistance to a controversial but insightful form of gambling.


Fintech’s New Friends in High Places

Posted April 18, 2016 at 4:00 PM EST


Most regulators have been accommodative of financial innovation, but some are more than mere bystanders.


Welcome to the Insecurity of Things

Posted March 21, 2016 at 3:00 PM EST


The rapid spread of intelligent devices connected by the Internet of Things poses the ultimate cybersecurity challenge.


Apple and the Battle over the Backdoor

Posted February 24, 2016 at 6:00 AM EST


The Apple–U.S. government confrontation over digital privacy in the San Bernardino mass shooting is neither the first nor the last of its kind — and isn’t an ideal test case.


Fintech and the Fear of Froth

Posted January 21, 2016 at 1:00 AM EST


Deconstructing the recent financial technology boom raises intriguing questions about the sustainability of the innovation cycle.