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This Venture Capitalist Wants California to Split into Six States. Here's Why He's Right.

Tech investor Tim Draper has come under fire for his plans, but here's why this might be a great idea for everybody.

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Even China Can't Stop Bitcoin From Getting Big. Here's Why.

China's cracked down on Bitcoin, but this doesn't mean that we should rule it out yet.
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Ahead of the Brazil 2014 World Cup, Things Are Getting Out of Control

The return of violent mobs to Rio's most populated beaches is a sign of what's to come. And none of it's good.
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Twitter IPO Date is Something to Get Excited For, Even If Twitter's in the Red

Twitter is losing money left and right, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't invest in the company's hotly anticipated IPO.
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Was it the Lehman Brothers Crash? Here's What Really Caused the Great Recession

Over four years later, we're still missing the forest for the trees when it comes to the biggest financial meltdown since the great depression.

Online Classes are Risky — And That's a Good Thing

Slate writer Jonathan Rees criticizes the Massive Online Open Courses in his recent article, but ignores the positive side of the trend.

Technology Can Be Disruptive, So Why Can't Cities?

Innovation in governance is just like innovating anywhere else. These two new models show how it can be done.
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Bitcoin 2013: The Future of Payments (Liveblog)

Live coverage of Bitcoin 2013: The Future of Payments, held May 17th-19th in San Jose, California.
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Bitcoin 2013: Wrap up

Last post in my series on Bitcoin.
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Bitcoin 2013: So Much for Deflationary Hoarding

Deflation may not be the issue some Economists think it is.
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Bitcoin 2013: Day Two Update

Bitcoin 2013 Day Two Updates

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Bitcoin 2013: The Lightening Room Recap Pt 2

Recap of the 2nd half of the day in the Lightening room.
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Bitcoin 2013: The Lightening Room Recap Pt 1

First half of the day in the Lightening Room at Bitcoin 2013
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Bitcoin 2013: The Lightening Room Presentations

Lead up to the Lightening Room presentations at Bitcoin 2013.
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Bitcoin 2013: Winklevoss Twins Keynote Speech

Keynote speech from the Winlevoss twins.
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Bitcoin 2013: The Booths

Booths, booths, and more booths at Bitcoin 2013

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Bitcoin 2013: Registration

The Bitcoin 2013 conference gets started.
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Bitcoin Price 2013: How Bitcoin Can Be a Catalyst For Social Change

Bitcoin will change the world whether or not it replaces a single state currency.
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Bitcoin Price 2013: How Bitcoin Could Help the World's Poorest People

Despite Bitcoin's association with the developed world, its greatest contribution may be in offering a low cost alternative payment system to the world's struggling poor.
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Bitcoin Price 2013: Could Bitcoin Destroy Government Control Of Currency?

As Bitcoin gains wider acceptance, monetary officials will face increasing competition from digital currency and from the way in which Bitcoin tears down the barriers between financial markets.