Australian Police Raid Home of Man Said to Be Likely Creator of Bitcoin
The police said the raid was for a tax investigation, and a spokesman denied any connection to the Bitcoin reports.
Americans Attracted to ISIS Find an ‘Echo Chamber’ on Social Media
As the White House takes on the challenge of the Islamic State, it is focusing on the online community of sympathizers in the United States, who...
New York Looks Into ‘Speculative’ Ticket Resellers
The attorney general sent letters to StubHub and other resale sites regarding high-priced listings of concert tickets even before they go on sale....
Europe Plans to Ease Copyright Rules on Using Digital Content
The proposals, part of a push toward a so-called digital single market, also include a review of online content aggregation by major sites like...
Yahoo Is Said to Abandon Plan to Spin Off Alibaba Stake
The company will consider other options, including a possible sale of its core Internet operations, a person briefed on the matter said....
Bits Blog: Why Donald Trump’s Call to ‘Close Up’ the Internet Is Science Fiction
Donald Trump suggested asking Bill Gates, the Microsoft co-founder, for help in shutting down the Internet in some areas. But the worldwide...
Bill Gates Takes On Climate Change With Nudges and a Powerful Rolodex
Mr. Gates, acting as an envoy between the worlds of business and policy, has pressed global leaders and tech billionaires to team up on clean...
Chinese Consortium Makes Rival Bid for Fairchild Semiconductor
The group’s $2.5 billion offer tops a deal with ON Semiconductor and may ignite a bidding war.
Apple Executive Seeks a Touch of Chic at Retail Stores
The retail executive, Angela Ahrendts, says that the Phantom, a non-Apple wireless speaker which starts at $1,990, will receive prominent display...
Bits Daily Report: Tech Companies Pressured on Terrorist Content
Hillary Clinton on Sunday was the latest political figure to urge tech companies to get tougher about what terrorists are posting on their...
Tech Tip: How to See What Windows 10 Just Installed
Microsoft gives you a way to see what Windows Update has downloaded and installed on your PC.
Qualcomm is Accused of Violating Antitrust Rules in Europe
The authorities said the chip maker had abused its dominant market position in the region by offering financial incentives to smartphone and tablet...