Tech

  1. Hacker Protection: Should You Have a Personal Cloud?

    With data breaches increasing, it's more important than ever to find the safest way to store your valuable files.
  2. Goldman, T. Rowe Price Target Average Investors With Robos

    Two more big financial institutions are planning on joining the robo-advisor ranks.
  3. Twitter Considers Paid Subscription Service (TWTR, FB)

    The troubled social media network is considering adding a paid membership option for business users in a bid to boost stagnant ...
  4. Wal-Mart’s Vudu App Can Now Make Digital Copies of DVDs (WMT)

    Vudu, a media group owned by Wal-Mart, now lets users convert DVDs and Blu-rays into digital formats for cloud storage.
  5. Research Firm: Chipotle Will 'Easily Beat' Q1 Sales Estimates (CMG)

    M Science, a data analysis firm, predicts that Chipotle will beat analysts' sales expectation for the first quarter.
  6. Cable TV Demand Sustained Thanks to Bundled Packages (CMCSA, TWX)

    Deloitte reported that bundled packages helped to keep cable TV demand steady in 2016, despite rising appetite to steam content. ...
  7. Apple Denies Claim That Its System Was Hacked (AAPL)

    An Apple spokesperson has clarified that hackers did not obtain information on 300 million accounts from Apple's system.
  8. 9 Ways to Protect Your Cell Phone From Identity Theft

    Thanks to lax phone security and sophisticated hackers, cell phones are the target for identity theft.
  9. Waymo Poaches eBay Exec as Head of Public Policy (GOOG, EBAY)

    The Alphabet subsidiary's move comes as the self-driving car industry picks up the pace.
  10. Opinion: Fintech Will Require Regulation

    A national charter to address responsibility and compliance among fintech innovators may bring much needed oversight.
  11. Is Bitcoin in Trouble? Price Drops as Investors Turn to Ether

    Bitcoin has dropped in price in the past week based on investor concern about the future of the digital currency.
  12. Protecting Financial Information From Hackers

    Two examples of how security measures protected clients' money from email hackers.
  13. Why and When Your Robo-Advisor Will Fail You

    Robo-advisors are not as capable as human advisors in handling market downturns and volatility.
  14. Can Bitcoin Hard Fork?

    A hard fork on the Bitcoin blockchain could happen. It's best to be prepared.
  15. Target Unveils Reimagined Store Concept (TGT)

    By 2019, Target plans to redesign 500 stores with two different entrances for two different types of shoppers.
  16. How Tech Makes Retirement Finances Easier

    Embracing the possibilities that tech has to offer could make navigating your finances in retirement easier.
  17. Microsoft, Adobe Team Up to Provide Businesses Joint Solutions (MSFT, ADBE)

    The computing giants combined their respective sales and marketing products to gain a competitive edge in the lucrative B2B ...
  18. Big Tech M&A Is Transforming the Auto Industry

    Tech companies are racing to secure a foothold in what could become a $70 billion market, Intel says.
  19. Wal-Mart Launches Tech Incubator, Promises More Acquisitions (WMT, AMZN)

    The launch of a technology investment arm forms part of the retail giant's plans to boost online sales and challenge Amazon. ...
  20. Jon Stein on Building Betterment

    As the CEO and founder of Betterment, Jon Stein has a vision for the future of digital financial advice.
  21. Quantifying the Growth Implied by Snap's Valuation (SNAP, FB)

    Based on an intrinsic valuation model, what is the growth rate implied by Snap's current price?
  22. Uber and Airbnb Also Won in Last Election Cycle

    The sharing economy earned decent business from the recent presidential campaign.
  23. IBM Launches Enterprise-Ready Blockchain Service (IBM, MSFT)

    The tech giant hopes to win over big businesses and beat competitors with the launch of its first commercial blockchain. ...
  24. Scandal-Ridden Uber Loses Its President and Key Engineer (TGT, GOOG)

    Things continue to spiral at Uber.
  25. 3 Reasons Why Advisors Need to Embrace Fintech

    Advisors can reap many benefits if they evolve and adapt to the fintech revolution.
  26. iPhone 7 Plus Goes Retro (AAPL)

    ColorWare's latest custom Apple product is styled like a Macintosh PC from 1984.
  27. NVIDIA Develops Driverless Trucks With PACCAR (NVDA, PCAR)

    The chipmaker has big plans to help develop driverless trucks and cars.
  28. Protect Your Small Business from Cybercrime

    Small business owners are a growing target for cyber-attacks; protect yourself and your clients.
  29. How to (Mostly) Prevent Twitter App Hacks (TWTR)

    The most recent large-scale Twitter account hack has prompted some users to take extra precautions.
  30. What is the One Job Automation Has Eliminated in the Past 60 Years?

    Automation might not be as bad as you think: In actuality it has eliminated just one occupation in 60 years.
  31. Hacking Into Symantec's Long-term Outlook (SYMC, FEYE)

    Symantec is trading less than 3-points from the 2004 all-time high, with that price level likely to trigger a reversal and ...
  32. Netflix Could Head Into Mid-year Swoon (NFLX)

    Netflix is testing the bull market and its all-time high while generating a bearish volume divergence that could yield a ...
  33. Startups: How Roblox Plans to Copy Microsoft's Minecraft

    Roblox just received $92 million to further compete with Microsoft's Minecraft video game.
  34. Martha Stewart Against Blue Apron (AMZN, TSN)

    Martha Stewart's recipes and Amazon's logistics could ruin Blue Apron's sauce.
  35. Acorns Grow Inc.

    Acorns allows users to round up purchases and automatically invest their spare change via an app.
  36. Merrill Lynch Sees 24% Upside In Wal-Mart (WMT)

    Merrill Lynch sees a sustainable 20 percent to 30 percent growth in WMT's e-commerce business, driven by strategic acquisitions ...
  37. Using Virtual Reality to Buy and Sell Your House

    High-end realtors have started to show luxury digs via virtual reality tours, which gives access to buyers all over the country. ...
  38. China Contemplates Easing Electric Car Quotas (TSLA, GM)

    Electric vehicle makers ask the Chinese government for more leeway after the withdrawal of subsidies caused sales to plummet.
  39. New York City sues Verizon (VZ)

    A lawsuit claims Verizon broke a promise made in 2008 to supply its fiber-optic cable network to every household in the city. ...
  40. The Importance of Client Journey Mapping

    Mapping an effective client journey helps engage clients and provides effective services.
  41. Wharton Ties with Harvard as Best Business School

    Stanford GSB drops two places, MIT Sloan moves up.
  42. Merrill Considers Alternatives to Fee-Only Model

    In the wake of the fiduciary rule, Merrill Lynch is dropping commission-based transactions from all of its retirement accounts, ...
  43. 2 AI Stocks Set to Break Out to New Highs (IBM, CRM)

    These two artificial intelligence stocks appear set to breakout to new highs.
  44. Hyperloop One Releases Images Of Test Track (TSLA)

    The startup promises to shorten the trip between Dubai and Abu Dhabi from over an hour to 12 minutes using vacuum tubes.
  45. SEC Denies Winklevoss Bid to Launch Bitcoin ETFs in Surprise Upset

    The Bitcoin world was stunned by the SEC's decision not to approve the Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF.
  46. Home Depot Pays Another $25M for 2014 Data Breach (HD)

    Home Depot has agreed to pay financial institutions a $25 million settlement for damages resulting from its 2014 data breach.
  47. Goldman Sachs: Investors Should Worry About Shack’s Traffic (SHAK)

    Goldman Sachs analysts have noted that traffic at Shake Shack's non-New York locations haven't been impressive.
  48. Time Crystal Discovery May Aid Quantum Computing (IBM, MSFT)

    Imagine Schrödinger's cat leaping over magical jump ropes.
  49. Researchers Testing Drones' Impact on Humans (AMZN, GOOGL)

    Researchers are crash-testing drones to keep you safe from tech run amok.
  50. UK Government Makes Push for Driverless Cars (NSANY)

    The British are changing transportation rules and insurance guidelines to bring driverless cars to their streets by 2020.
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