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Catherine Hollander

Emerging Tech

New York Might Be First to Regulate Bitcoin

State regulator still positive on the virtual currency but warns it won't be allowed to develop in a vacuum.

CIO Briefing

How Is Bitcoin Taxed? The IRS Doesn't Know

Absent any guidelines, investors in the virtual currency will have to muddle through tax season.

Data

Crowdsourcing the Boston Marathon Bomber

Do online vigilantes help or hinder an investigation?

CIO Briefing

Super Bowl blackout could energize a debate on power grid

Improvements could resolve the issues that took out power during the game.

Cybersecurity

New report shows sweeping cyber-spying

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Cybersecurity

Senators seek 'gold standard' in cybersecurity

Alternative to better cybersecurity measures "could be a digital Pearl Harbor," oversight panel leaders write in op-ed.