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Analyst: T-Mobile USA might announce arrival of iPhone next week

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With T-Mobile COO Jim Alling hinting that the iPhone was too expensive at a recent conference in Barcelona, it seemed like the carrier was planning continuing with its bring your own iPhone strategy for its continually expanding iPhone compatible 4G network. However, today a note from Merrill Lynch analyst Scott Craig...
Analyst: T-Mobile USA might announce arrival of iPhone next week
Lenovo's profits climb 30% on strong PC shipments (but don't tell HP)

Has Intel crushed AMD?

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The scrappy chipmaker has plenty of life left - but mistakes have cost it dearly. AMD's manufacturing facility in Dresden isn't yet producing enough quad-core chips to boost the bottom line. Photo: Sven Doering/AMD If you'd like to beat up on Advanced Micro Devices CEO Hector Ruiz, now would appear...
Has Intel crushed AMD?

Contrarian alert: The downside of an Apple victory over Samsung

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Most Apple-Samsung patent trial watchers hold the same assumptions about potential outcomes: If Apple wins, the judgment will show current and future copycats the price to pay for imitating Apple products. If Samsung wins, it’s a license for anyone to develop and sell products that could be possibly confused for...
Contrarian alert: The downside of an Apple victory over Samsung

Sean Parker: Why'd Spotify Take So Long to Get Stateside? It Could Have Been Apple.

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Before Spotify finally hit the United States less than a year ago, streaming music proponents the world around lauded the company. But while the app was available in Europe and other countries since 2010, it took an extra two and a half years to get stateside. Popular knowledge assumed it...
Sean Parker: Why'd Spotify Take So Long to Get Stateside? It Could Have Been Apple.

LinkedIn crushes Q4 expectations with revenue of $303.6M, EPS of $0.35 as it passes 200 million users

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Today LinkedIn reported its fourth quarter financial performance, including revenue of $303.6 million, and earnings per share of $0.35. Analysts had expected revenue of $280 million, and earnings per share of $0.19. LinkedIn, down several points in regular trading, has soared following its smash. Its quarterly revenue was up 81%...
LinkedIn crushes Q4 expectations with revenue of $303.6M, EPS of $0.35 as it passes 200 million users

Now it is #facebook

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Adoption by Facebook makes hashtags a more potent marketing tool, argues Tim AndersonTwitter hashtags began in 2007, invented by open-standards evangelist Chris Messina, who was inspired by similar tags on Flickr and, before that ,channels on IRC (internet relay chat). Messina called them tag channels and the idea was to...
Now it is #facebook

Pandora buys FM radio station in a wily move to fight music companies

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You might think that the biggest threat to Pandora right now is the just-announced iRadio, but Apple's upcoming music service isn't nearly as dangerous to Pandora's bottom line as music companies are. Pandora has been caught in a long and protracted battle to ensure that it can continue to...
Pandora buys FM radio station in a wily move to fight music companies

Apple Loses iPhone Trademark Exclusivity In Brazil As Regulator Delivers Its Ruling

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Apple has officially lost exclusive rights over the use of the iPhone trademark in Brazil, according to the BBC. The news was telegraphed earlier via a leak that said Brazil’s regulatory body was planning to side with IGB Electronics S.A. in the case and revoke Apple’s exclusive ownership of the term “iPhone”...
Apple Loses iPhone Trademark Exclusivity In Brazil As Regulator Delivers Its Ruling
Verizon: Damn The Cable Cutters, Full Pay TV Ahead

Meet Microsoft, the world's best kept R&D secret

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As far as 99.9 percent of the world population is concerned, Microsoft is a stodgy, old-guard technology company. Its bottom line is fully leveraged against PC operating systems and business software--hardly the building blocks of a future-thinking portfolio, right? But scratch that cold, conservative, pedestrian surface, and you'll find a Microsoft...
Meet Microsoft, the world's best kept R&D secret

Microsoft Dynamics Tries To Ease Enterprise Customers Onto The Cloud

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The Next Web is having "a chuckle" at the expense of customers Microsoft is catering to with its enterprise resource planning products. And after spending an hour talking with Fred Studer, general manager of Microsoft Dynamics, and Microsoft Business Solutions Technical Fellow Mike Ehrenberg Thursday, we can say it's probably...
Microsoft Dynamics Tries To Ease Enterprise Customers Onto The Cloud

Going Beyond Pinterest: 500 Startups And Others Back Visual Advertising Platform Reachli

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Visual content marketing service Reachli (formerly Pinerly), has raised a seed round from 500 Startups, PNP Venture Capital, Zelkova Ventures (Early Klout, Fab investors), Philquo Ventures (Fab investor), GVA ventures, and angel investors including William Lohse (invested in Pinterest’s first round), Howard Love (CEO Lovetoknow.com), Saeed Amidi (Plug and Play founder), plus a few others from the...
Going Beyond Pinterest: 500 Startups And Others Back Visual Advertising Platform Reachli

Here Are The Charts Groupon Showed Wall Street Right Before Its Stock Tanked (GPRN)

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Groupon's stock is down 26% at the time of writing, less than a day after its Q2 2012 earnings call in which the company revealed a first-ever profit on the bottom line, improved operating income, and a 45% increase in revenues to $568 million. So why did Wall Street react...
Here Are The Charts Groupon Showed Wall Street Right Before Its Stock Tanked (GPRN)
Facebook’s ad business booming as advertisers clamor to pay more for less

Microsoft Earnings Come in on Target

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Microsoft has a lot riding on the success of its new Windows 8 operating system and Surface tablet, so the company’s financials for the second-quarter — the first period to reflect the October launch of those products — are the first real indicator of how its so-called “re-imagining of Windows...
Microsoft Earnings Come in on Target

Poll: Mark Zuckerberg’s hoodie, thumbs up or down?

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As Facebook prepares for what promises to be a landmark IPO for the tech industry, the attention of Wall Street this week focused on one of the company’s signature features — Mark Zuckerberg’s hoodie. Yes, the attire of the Facebook CEO seemed to generate as much attention as the...
Poll: Mark Zuckerberg’s hoodie, thumbs up or down?

New report says video ads are soaring -- but only 5% are on mobile

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New ad industry figures claim the number of online video ads shown in the last quarter of 2012 grew an eye-popping 52 percent compared to the previous three months. This stat shows that TV dollars may be shifting to the web in force; this could also come as good news...
New report says video ads are soaring -- but only 5% are on mobile

THE END OF WORKING FROM HOME: Best Buy Kills Flexible Work Program

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Marissa Mayer's decision to end Yahoo's remote work program has ignited a debate about the benefits and pitfalls of letting people work from home. Now, Best Buy, another struggling giant, is following suit.  The Star Tribune reports that the company announced Monday that they were ending their Results Only Work...
THE END OF WORKING FROM HOME: Best Buy Kills Flexible Work Program

REVIEW: Logitech's Ultrathin Keyboard Cover For iPad Mini (AAPL, LOGI)

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Typing on the iPad's software keyboard for more than a paragraph or two gets intolerable pretty quickly, and the problem's only worse on an iPad Mini for operating in much tighter quarters. Logitech offers a solution to this, however. For $99, you can snap up its Ultrathin Keyboard Cover for...
REVIEW: Logitech's Ultrathin Keyboard Cover For iPad Mini (AAPL, LOGI)
Panasonic reports $10.2 billion loss for 2012, plasma TV sales fall more than 40 percent

Is Amazon.com a silent titan of the online ad industry?

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When discussing web advertising, Google and Facebook come to mind easily. But given new estimates, Amazon may be rising to join their ranks. According to a report released today by eMarketer, Amazon earned almost $610 million last year in ad revenue, and that number is expected to keep rising over...
Is Amazon.com a silent titan of the online ad industry?

RT @MilesForrest Former PayPal manager speaks out http://bit.ly/9P6PDW Bottom line: Don't use PayPal anymore

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RT @MilesForrest Former PayPal manager speaks out http://bit.ly/9P6PDW Bottom line: Don't use PayPal anymore

Breaking down Apple's $1 billion courtroom victory over Samsung

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With a 20-page verdict form and 100 pages of instructions to explain it, many figured it would take longer for the jury to render a decision. But, the tech trial of the century has concluded, with Apple scoring a not-quite-flawless victory over its rival Samsung. While the company didn't...
Breaking down Apple's $1 billion courtroom victory over Samsung

Here's Some Good News For Facebook's Mauled Shareholders -- Analysts Aren't Hallucinating Anymore

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If you're a Facebook shareholder who has lost half their money since the May IPO, here's some good news for you: Wall Street has finally sobered up about Facebook's prospects. Specifically, in the wake of Facebook customer Zynga's latest collapse, Wall Street has finally realized that its expectations for the...
Here's Some Good News For Facebook's Mauled Shareholders -- Analysts Aren't Hallucinating Anymore

NBC Reruns On Netflix Boost Comcast's Bottom Line

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Netflix is trying its hand at producing new TV shows, like Lillyhammer. But it is spending the vast majority of its ballooning content budget buying old stuff. A good reminder of that comes from today’s Comcast earnings report, where the cable giant notes that its NBC broadcast unit posted a...
NBC Reruns On Netflix Boost Comcast's Bottom Line

Here's How Facebook Is Going To Rake It In With Mobile Ads For Games And Apps (FB)

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Facebook is prepping new ads that will target mobile users based on the apps they have—and haven't—installed on their smartphones, the Wall Street Journal reports. But the Journal has made up a privacy scare story based on a fundamental misunderstanding of how Facebook apps and ads work. Also, it could...
Here's How Facebook Is Going To Rake It In With Mobile Ads For Games And Apps (FB)

MAKE NO MISTAKE: Apple's Future Depends On The iPhone 5

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Make no mistake: The iPhone 5 also has more riding on it than pretty much any product in history. Good or bad, the iPhone will define Apple's financial performance and reputation for at least the next couple of years. If the iPhone 5 blows people away, Apple will be set...
MAKE NO MISTAKE: Apple's Future Depends On The iPhone 5

BILLIONAIRE J.K. ROWLING: Here's Why I Didn't Leave The UK Even Though We Have High Taxes

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One of the main talking points of those who argue that we need to cut taxes for rich people is that rich people will leave the country if we don't. Why will rich people leave? Because unlike all the irresponsible deadbeats who don't pay much in taxes, the story goes,...
BILLIONAIRE J.K. ROWLING: Here's Why I Didn't Leave The UK Even Though We Have High Taxes

What affect will Apple's choice of Bing for Siri in iOS 7 have on Google?

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Microsoft must be pretty happy with Apple’s decision to include Bing as the default search engine powered web results in Apple’s revamped Siri application heading to iOS 7 this fall. However, what does this all mean for Google? It could very well signal Apple’s increasing desire to cut its...
What affect will Apple's choice of Bing for Siri in iOS 7 have on Google?
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