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  1. Your Bose Wireless Headphones May Be Spying On You

    A lawsuit claims not only are Bose headphones collecting personal information, but the company is selling the data to third ...
  2. 6 Interesting Facts From Netflix's Earnings (NFLX)

    The streaming service's shareholder letter and earnings call provide a glimpse into its future growth trajectory.
  3. Google May Add an Ad-Blocking Feature to Chrome (GOOG)

    The new tool, which could be announced in a couple of weeks, will reportedly block ads deemed unfit by industry trade body ...
  4. Alphabet's Verily Launches Study to Map "Average" Humans (GOOG)

    The test could help it earn revenue. Separately, the Alphabet company is also developing smaller glucose monitors.
  5. Alibaba’s Ant Financial Merges With helloPay

    Ant has reached an agreement to merge with and rebrand Lazada's helloPay payment platform.
  6. Amazon Wins Patent for On-Demand Clothes Manufacturing (AMZN)

    The Seattle-based company's system kicks in once a customer places an order.
  7. IBM Price Levels to Watch After Earnings (IBM)

    IBM sold off at harmonic resistance in February after a yearlong bounce and could test even lower levels following a surprisingly ...
  8. Verizon Names 3 Companies It's Open to Merging With (VZ, CMCSA)

    Verizon’s CEO revealed that he’s open to the idea of merging the mobile network carrier with several other companies.
  9. Silver Lake Raises $15B as It Bets on New Tech Deals

    Silver Lake raised $15 billion for its latest tech fund.
  10. Facebook Dives Into Augmented, Virtual Realities on Day 1 of F8 (FB, SNAP)

    The social network kicked off its two-day annual developer conference by introducing new augmented reality and virtual reality ...
  11. Self-Declared Bitcoin Creator Sees Company He Inspired Sold to Private Equity

    Craig Wright, who claims to have invented Bitcoin, has witnessed nChain Holdings, a company formulated on his research, as ...
  12. Why Is Amazon Interested in Plug Power? (AMZN, PLUG)

    Three reasons why the e-commerce behemoth is investing in fuel cell-operated forklifts.
  13. Microsoft Office Incorporates Blockchain Technology (MSFT)

    An add-in for the company's ubiquitous Office software package will make use of Stampery, a blockchain timestamping service.
  14. Smart Contracts

    Smart contracts are self-executing contracts with the terms of the contract between buyer and seller directly written into ...
  15. PayPal and Google Partner for Digital Wallet (PYPL, GOOG)

    A report suggests that the agreement may be a precursor for an acquisition later.
  16. The First-Ever Ethereum IRA is a Game-Changer

    With the launch of Ethereum IRA, investors can deploy funds in Ethereum for retirement purposes through a self-directed IRA. ...
  17. Google Acquires Nevada Land Near Tesla Factory (GOOG, TSLA)

    Google’s purchase of 1,210 acres of land close to Tesla’s battery factory has sparked speculation that its plans extend beyond ...
  18. Tesla Faces Worker Unrest in Germany (TSLA)

    Advanced Automation Group employees are dissatisfied with their pay and losing clients to focus on Model 3 production.
  19. Netflix Could Earn up to $1B from Merchandising: Analyst (NFLX, DIS)

    Netflix already has a couple of popular shows in its stable and could monetize them with consumer products.
  20. Uber's Revenues Multiply as Losses Balloon

    The San Francisco-based company continued its stratospheric growth at the expense of its balance sheet.
  21. Will Big Tech Lead a Mid-year Correction? (AAPL, FB)

    Big tech stocks could get targeted for aggressive selling pressure soon, in a natural expansion of the broad downturn that ...
  22. BJ's Wholesale Club Up For Sale, Amazon Interested

    The deal could allow Amazon to leverage BJ's warehouse capacity.
  23. Facebook’s F8 Conference: What to Expect? (FB, DPZ)

    Facebook is expected to reveal important updates on its artificial intelligence and hardware developments at this week’s ...
  24. Snapchat Is Being Boycotted in India (SNAP, FB)

    Allegations that Snap’s CEO dismissed India as "poor" has led to an onslaught of criticism on social media.
  25. States That Have the Most Telecommuting Jobs

    If you're wondering where all the telecommuting jobs are, a new study from FlexJobs has the answers.
  26. Creepy Spy Doll Banned In Germany, Still Sold In U.S.

    Two seemingly innocent talking toys can eavesdrop on your family and could be prime targets for hackers.
  27. Tesla's Model 3 To Be Unveiled In July (TSLA, GM)

    The unveiling will provide Tesla enthusiasts a first glimpse at its technical details, features, and pricing.
  28. T-Mobile Wins Big in FCC Spectrum Auction (TMUS, DISH)

    Dish Network and Comcast are the other winners in today's spectrum auction.
  29. Amazon Releases Alexa Development Kit (AMZN, GOOG)

    The kit enbales hardware manufacturers to integrate Alexa into their devices.
  30. Tesla Gaining Ground in Used Car Markets (TSLA, GM)

    The electric car maker's used Model S vehicles sell faster and at a higher premium compared with other luxury car models.
  31. 4 Takeaways From Bezos' Annual Letter (AMZN, AAPL)

    The Amazon CEO's annual shareholder letter contains nuggets of wisdom about building companies and always remaining in Day ...
  32. Dumb Home: Burger King Pwned Google Home

    Burger King ad maniputlates Google Home, pranksters have a field day.
  33. Wal-Mart to Eliminate Corporate Positions (WMT)

    Retail giant Wal-Mart has announced that it intends to eliminate some corporate positions this month, a move aimed at a better ...
  34. Amazon's Top Earner Is Not CEO Jeff Bezos (AMZN)

    The Seattle-based company revealed that Andrew Jassy, head of Amazon’s Web Services division, was its highest paid executive ...
  35. Why Amazon Mulled and Decided Against Buying Whole Foods (AMZN, WFM)

    A purchase would have given the Seattle company a physical presence in the grocery business. But it decided against the purchase ...
  36. Snap Lets Advertisers Track User Shopping Habits (SNAP, WEN)

    The new Snap to Store tool promises to help advertisers better understand the effectiveness of their marketing strategies. ...
  37. TradeStation's Evolution into Online Broker Dealer

    TradeStation's John Bartleman on expanding from research to customized trading tools to serve its global users.
  38. YouTube TV DVRs Will Have Non-Skippable Ads (GOOG, CMCSA)

    On-demand versions of popular shows from YouTube TV will force viewers to watch ads.
  39. Uber's PR Chief Whetstone Quits Amid Crisis

    Rachel Whetstone, who heads up Uber's communications and public policy, is leaving the ride-hailing firm amid the ongoing ...
  40. PC Market Grows for the First Time Since Q1 2012 (HPQ, AAPL)

    IDC says that PC shipments grew for the first time in five years last quarter, boosted by healthy demand for more compact ...
  41. Tesla Will Announce New Board Members 'Fairly Soon' (TSLA, F)

    A group of influential pension funds urged the electric car maker to appoint two new directors, claiming that the current ...
  42. How the Fidelity Go Robo-Advisor Will Compare

    Fidelity Investments recently announced that it will be launching its own robo-advisor service later this year, Fidelity ...
  43. Pros and Cons of Robo-Advisor Personal Capital

    A look at the pros and cons of robo-advisor Personal Capital's robust platform.
  44. RetailMeNot Sells for Massive 50% Premium (SALE)

    RetailMeNot will be acquired by Harland Clarke Holdings for $630 million, or $11.30 per share.
  45. Are Chip Stocks Topping Out? (NVDA, INTC)

    PHLX Semiconductor Index has reached long-term Elliot Wave targets, raising odds the multi-year uptrend is coming to an end. ...
  46. What's the Best Robo-Advisor?

    Which robo-advisor is right for you? There are many factors to consider, including the breadth of services, ease of use and ...
  47. Deloitte's Cunning Bitcoin and Blockchain Plan

    Deloitte is gradually incorporating Bitcoin into real-world transactions at its Toronto office.
  48. Microsoft Buys Deis to Compete With Google, Amazon (MSFT, AMZN)

    Microsoft’s acquisition of startup Deis and its container technologies is meant to help it catch up with Amazon Web Services.
  49. What Teens Want: Nike, Amazon and Rolex, Says Piper Jaffray

    Teens love their iPhones, but Under Armour and The Gap are cool no more.
  50. Amazon And Netflix Up Spending Stakes In India War (AMZN, NFLX)

    According to reports, both companies have set aside more than $300 million to acquire content there and are “aggressively ...
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