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  1. Samsung Will Not Give Up On Its Tizen OS

    July 2, 2015
    Samsung (NASDAQOTH: SSNLF) has an operating system which it runs on some smartphones, smart TVs, and smartwatches. Known ...
  2. Why Yahoo's Core Business is Negatively Valued

    July 2, 2015
    Due to its steadily declining sales, Yahoo has been categorized as a relic of the past.
  3. What's Worth More: Walmart or Facebook?

    June 29, 2015
    Which company is worth more, Walmart or Facebook? The answer may come as a surprise.
  4. Who Are the Brains Behind Facebook?

    June 29, 2015
    These are the top people making Facebook what it is today.
  5. Apple’s New Business: Bonds

    June 26, 2015
    Apple and Oracle are using their massive cash piles to buy up corporate debt. With bond markets looking increasingly rickety, ...
  6. Samsung and Google: A Beautiful Friendship?

    June 25, 2015
    Google and Samsung have more than a hardware/software relationship. These two technology giants have collaborated time and ...
  7. eSports Are Now Being Analyzed On Wall Street

    June 24, 2015
    Whether or not investors actually believe the field is a sport, "eSports" have gained enough global attention for the debate ...
  8. How Smartphones Are Changing Advertising & Marketing

    June 23, 2015
    Smartphones have connected us so much that the speed and relevance of ad and marketing campaigns have become increasingly ...
  9. When Will Google Get Its Mojo Back?

    June 22, 2015
    Google stock could play catch-up in coming years.
  10. Watch for These Stocks to Breakout Soon

    June 22, 2015
    Four stocks close to breaking out of chart patterns, with anticipated entry points and profit targets.
  11. Kicking and Streaming: Apple and the Battle for Streaming Music

    June 19, 2015
    Spotify, Apple, Youtube and Tidal are facing off for control of a vast market. What factors will determine who emerges as ...
  12. Can Microsoft Apps Compete With Android & Apple?

    June 19, 2015
    Microsoft's answer to the smartphone crazy is the Windows Phone. The obvious problem with Windows Phones in an ever-connected ...
  13. Top Reasons to Invest in Google

    June 18, 2015
    There's three main reasons Google stands to succeed for years to come.
  14. Is Baidu a Real Threat to Google?

    June 17, 2015
    Learn why the Google of China - Baidu - has the potential to eat a modest slice of Google's market share.
  15. Strategies To Trade The Nasdaq Index

    June 11, 2015
    The Nasdaq is by far the best-known technology index in the world, and there are plenty of strategies to trade on the Nasdaq ...
  16. How Google Maps Makes Money

    June 11, 2015
    Find out how Google Maps generates revenue through subtle techniques that many users may not even be aware of.
  17. How Is Google Regulated In The US?

    June 11, 2015
    Learn why Google has been the target of an anti-trust investigation by the Federal Trade Commission as well as a civil penalty ...
  18. Google Is Now Richer Than Over 100 Countries

    June 11, 2015
    Find out where Google ranks among the wealthiest nations of the world and which countries report GDP figures below the tech ...
  19. The Economics Of Solar Power

    June 11, 2015
    Even with the massive strides made in technological innovation, sustainable energy has failed to usurp traditional fossil ...
  20. Salesforce Buyout

    June 11, 2015
    It’s been over a month now since buyout rumors first began to circulate after sources revealed that Salesforce, the biggest ...
  21. Bye, Mad Men: How the Net Is Changing Advertising

    June 10, 2015
    The Internet and digital media are changing the way companies advertise and market themselves. More targeted, varied and ...
  22. 13 Facts You Didn't Know About Google

    June 4, 2015
    Find out more about Google Incorporated, 13 facts some people may not know about Google, including the history of and technologies ...
  23. Pros & Cons Of Waze

    June 4, 2015
    While Google Maps is still the king of maps, for many of the 50 million Waze users, it’s Waze or nothing.
  24. Facebook: Google's Only Real Competitor

    June 3, 2015
    Learn why Google's only real competitor on the Web is not a search engine at all; rather, it is another well-known Internet ...
  25. 10 Reasons Google Is One Of The Best Employers

    June 3, 2015
    Find out more about Google Incorporated and reasons why Google was named to Fortune magazine's list of the best companies ...
  26. Is Google Becoming A Monopoly?

    June 3, 2015
    Learn about whether Google is becoming a monopoly. Monopolies are considered undesirable because they prevent competition ...
  27. Why Tesla's Battery Business Has It On The Right Path

    June 3, 2015
    Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) started as a scrappy startup. The company struggled for some time, nearly went bankrupt ...
  28. Why Zynga's Stock Should Be On Your Radar

    June 3, 2015
    Take a closer look at game developer, Zynga, and the reasons why the company's stock may be attractive to investors at the ...
  29. Google's Take On The Net Neutrality Controversy

    June 2, 2015
    Learn more about the public policy issue of net neutrality and specifically discover what the stance of Google is on this ...
  30. How Amazon Competes With Google

    June 2, 2015
    Learn why Amazon is considered Google's most direct competitor, and discover the various areas where the two companies are ...
  31. How Youtube Makes Money Off Videos

    May 30, 2015
    YouTube's revenue is growing even if the profits aren’t, and some growth is better than nothing.
  32. Apple's Critical Acquisition, Google-Tesla Merger Debunked And ...

    May 30, 2015
    The final full week of May closed with a surprise acquisition, unexpected rumors and hints of things to come from the world's ...
  33. Financial News Comparison: Bloomberg Vs. Reuters

    May 28, 2015
    Access to financial information has grown with the expansion of digital news. Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters lead the pack, ...
  34. The Pros & Cons Of Being A Trader On The West Coast

    May 27, 2015
    There are certain benefits and drawbacks that go with being a trader on the West Coast of North America.
  35. What's the difference between Google's GOOG and GOOGL stock tickers?

    May 26, 2015
    Learn the difference between Google's GOOG and GOOGL ticker symbols. Splitting shares into classes prevents management from ...
  36. Google Stock: A Tale of Two Share Classes

    May 22, 2015
    Google stock comes in two different flavors with different rights for shareholders.
  37. How are HBO, Amazon and Google working to overtake Netflix?

    May 22, 2015
    Learn who Netflix's primary competitors are, why these competitors just may beat Netflix with its own tactics and what Netflix ...
  38. Tech Startup Momentum Being Generated In Detroit

    May 21, 2015
    Rising from the ashes in the once proud auto-manufacturing City of Detroit is a rapidly emerging tech startup scene that ...
  39. How & Why Google Glass Failed

    May 21, 2015
    While Google Glass is off the market for now, the invention, which was a shot in the dark, never wanted to save the world ...
  40. The Top 6 Companies Owned By Google

    May 20, 2015
    Google owns an incredible number of companies. These are its top six acquisitions.
  41. How Apps Are Changing The World

    May 18, 2015
    Apps have allowed people to replace several pieces of tech with a single smartphone or tablet and have made the data from ...
  42. A Look Into The Digital Advertising Industry

    May 18, 2015
    Digital advertising has outgrown the internet.
  43. The Top 11 Companies Owned By Facebook

    May 18, 2015
    These 11 acquisitions show how big, and how rich, Facebook has become.
  44. The 10 Richest Women In Tech & Media

    May 18, 2015
    These 10 women are the wealthiest in tech and media.
  45. Waze Vs. Google Maps

    May 14, 2015
    Since the early 2000s, technology has been paving the way for the end of traditional maps, compasses, and other navigation ...
  46. How To Trade Real Stocks For Free

    May 7, 2015
    Online brokerages have significantly lowered the cost to invest, and some new brokers are challenging the status quo even ...
  47. Are These the Top 3 Value Stocks of 2015?

    May 4, 2015
    A look at three value plays for the long-term investor.
  48. How To Track Upcoming IPOs

    May 1, 2015
    Interested in investing through IPOs? Here is the list of free sources for information on upcoming IPOs.
  49. Why GoDaddy Stock Should Be On Your Radar

    May 1, 2015
    GoDaddy's recent IPO was a success and the company's market offers great potential, drawing investor interest.
  50. Who Spends More On The Military China Or The U.S.?

    April 30, 2015
    Long the military top dog in the Pacific and the world, the U.S. now faces rising pressure from China. How do the two countries' ...
  51. How India Makes Money

    April 30, 2015
    India currently has the ninth largest nominal GDP (and third largest in PPP) in the world.
  52. Can Tradier's Brokerage API Replace Traditional Brokers?

    April 29, 2015
    Tradier, an up-and-coming brokerage firm that’s carving a niche for itself as the world’s “first brokerage API company,” ...
  53. The Story Behind Google's Success

    April 24, 2015
    An ongoing commitment to innovation and rapid iteration drives Google's ongoing success.
  54. What Are The Best Mobile Banking Apps?

    April 24, 2015
    As a society we expect to have 24/7 access to everything in our lives, our bank accounts included.
  55. The 3 Most influential Companies Of The Decade

    April 24, 2015
    These three companies may be the most influential of the decade.
  56. 2 Big Threats to Intel's Most Profitable Business

    April 15, 2015
    Chip giant Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) generates most of its revenue and profit from selling the processors that power PCs, and ...
  57. Equity Vs. Salary: What You Need To Know

    April 15, 2015
    Equity payments are common at startup companies. Equity offers potential for a big payout but is also much riskier than a ...
  58. The Top 5 YouTube Millionaires

    April 13, 2015
    Enterprising content creators have been able to use YouTube to rake in millions each year.
  59. How Mozilla Firefox And Google Chrome Make Money

    April 13, 2015
    Mozilla Firefox was once the most popular Internet browser available. Google Chrome now holds that title, but both browsers ...
  60. The Risk And Rewards Of Investing In Startups

    April 13, 2015
    Investing in startups is a very risky business but can reward investors greatly if and when they do pay off.
  61. How has Larry Page's vision for Google differed from that of ...

    April 10, 2015
    Learn how Larry Page's vision for Google has differed from that of Sergey Brin and what makes Page's vision different from ...
  62. Meerkat, Camio, and Periscope: Which Will Succeed?

    April 10, 2015
    As live streaming apps become more accessible, apps will succeed or fail based on their ability to acquire users, or differentiate ...
  63. Top 10 Biggest Mobile Apps Of 2015

    April 10, 2015
    The biggest mobile apps include games and social networking services.
  64. Use These ETFs to Trade Google

    April 10, 2015
    If you want exposure to Google with diversification, consider the following ETFs.
  65. How Tumblr Makes Money

    April 9, 2015
    Tumblr posted its first advertisements in May 2012 and subsequently earned $13 million in revenue. In May 2013, Yahoo (YHOO) ...
  66. The World's Top 10 Mobile Ad Companies

    April 8, 2015
    There is a plethora of mobile ad companies ready to help with your ads for a cut of your income. Here are 10 mobile ad companies ...
  67. How Is Cashback Profitable For Credit Card Companies?

    April 7, 2015
    Cashback rewards are not as beneficial to the consumer as they might initially seem.
  68. Analyzing Google's Balance Sheet

    April 5, 2015
    We take a look at Google's balance sheet to learn about the health of the company and how well it is run.
  69. Which Will Be the Better Bet: eBay or PayPal?

    April 3, 2015
    eBay hasn't spun-off PayPal justyet, but when that day comes (and thereafter), should you choose eBay or PayPal?
  70. Apple App Store

    April 2, 2015
    The Apple App Store is where customers can buy and download digital software and mobile apps.
  71. Apple iOS

    April 1, 2015
    Apple iOS stands for Apple iPhone Operating System. iOS is currently the operating system for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad ...
  72. Apple Pay

    April 1, 2015
    Apple Pay is a payment system, introduced by Apple in September 2014, in which users pay for products and services via NFC ...
  73. Watch Out For These Top Internet Scams

    April 1, 2015
    The Internet had make it easier than ever for scammers to trick people into giving away their money and personal information. ...
  74. Technology, The Biggest Threat For Big Banks

    April 1, 2015
    Technology is the biggest threat to the future of big banks as we know them.
  75. Want to Focus on Tech? Consider this ETF

    March 31, 2015
    QQQ has appreciated over 75% over the past three years. Is this trend likely to continue?
  76. What You Should Know About Net Neutrality

    March 30, 2015
    On February 26, 2015 the FCC voted that the internet is a public utility and will be held to the standards of net neutrality. ...
  77. Feed Your Appetite For Chipotle Stock with Options

    March 30, 2015
    Chipotle's stock may be out of the average person's price range, but options in-the-money call options offer a way to invest ...
  78. How Youtube Ad Revenue Works

    March 26, 2015
    Many people make money off of their YouTube videos through ad revenue, but just exactly how does Youtube Ad Revenue work? ...
  79. How did Larry Page amass his wealth?

    March 26, 2015
    Learn how Larry Page made his fortune by turning a college project into what would become one of the most recognizable companies ...
  80. WhatsApp: The Best Facebook Purchase Ever?

    March 25, 2015
    WhatsApp is Facebook's largest acquisition to date. What makes it worth the major price tag?
  81. China's Silicon Valley: Zhongguancun

    March 25, 2015
    Just like in the US, several of China's leading tech companies are headquartered in one spot. China's Silicon Valley is Zhongguancun, ...
  82. Taboola: How "Content You May Like" Makes Money

    March 25, 2015
    Taboola's tagline, “content you may like,” conveys a lot about its business philosophy.
  83. What's Next For Alibaba?

    March 25, 2015
    Alibaba excited Wall Street its September IPO on the New York Stock Exchange. Seven months later, the e-commerce giant is ...
  84. Emerging Startup Cities Of 2015

    March 25, 2015
    While Silicon Valley and New York have been the birthplace of several well-known startups, other U.S. cities are making names ...
  85. Facebook Money Transfer: Transforming E-Commerce

    March 24, 2015
    Facebook's payment service holds huge prospects for Facebook’s business. Here’s how it works, and how it will impact e-commerce ...
  86. How Safe Is Venmo And Why Is It Free?

    March 24, 2015
    Venmo is a digital wallet that allows users to send money with ease. Millions use the service, but is it actually safe?
  87. What has Larry Page's involvement in Google been?

    March 23, 2015
    Learn the timeline of co-founder Larry Page's involvement with his company, Google Inc. and how his participation shifted ...
  88. Why did Larry Page pay himself a salary of only $1 a year at ...

    March 23, 2015
    Learn possible reasons for Google co-founder Larry Page's continued acceptance of an annual salary of only $1 as chief executive ...
  89. The Future Of Mobile Banking

    March 20, 2015
    Typically slow to react to technological change, retail banks are finally recognizing the benefits it provides to consumers ...
  90. Industries That Will Disappear Soon

    March 20, 2015
    As new technologies are introduced, new industries and jobs are created. However, which older industries and their profits ...
  91. Self-Driving Cars Could Change The Auto Industry

    March 13, 2015
    Driverless cars have piqued human interest for centuries. A true driverless car, however, has remained elusive until recently.
  92. Are These the 10 Best Internet Stocks of 2015?

    March 13, 2015
    These internet companies vary in size, but they all offer future potential.
  93. Internet Stocks: Still More Room to Run?

    March 13, 2015
    The Nasdaq may be flirting with highs it last saw 15 years ago, but a new dotcom bust isn't in the cards. The sector is making ...
  94. Shrinking Short Interest In Social Media Stocks

    March 12, 2015
    Short sellers seemed to lose interest in most of the leading social media companies based in the United States between the ...
  95. What are examples of popular companies in the Internet sector?

    March 11, 2015
    Discover which Internet companies are the most popular among investors in this high potential growth area of the technology ...
  96. The $27.5 Million Difference 'Hidden Yields' Could Have On Your ...

    March 11, 2015
    When NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) announced the takeover of Freescale Semiconductor (NYSE:FSL) at the beginning of the ...
  97. Why The Calendar Should Dictate Your Trading Strategy

    March 10, 2015
    A classic Twilight Zone episode entitled "A Most Unusual Camera" posed an interesting question. If you could take pictures ...
  98. How I'm Protecting Myself From A Nasdaq Bubble

    March 10, 2015
    All the talk lately is about the much belated return to 5,000 on the Nasdaq, a level not achieved since just prior to the ...
  99. My Secret To Profiting From The Next Market Crash

    March 9, 2015
    I was fortunate to have begun my career during the dot-com boom. It taught me how to successfully navigate a market during ...
  100. Why Euro Growth Could Trigger A U.S. Budget Crisis

    March 8, 2015
    At this point in President Obama's first term, the world looked very different. The still-anemic economy made it hard to ...
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