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Zynga Shares Sink 12% After Renegotiated Partnership With Facebook Makes It Just A Regular Developer

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You might think Zynga’s newfound flexibility from the end of its exclusivity agreements with Facebook would encourage investors. Instead, $ZNGA is down 12.21% after-hours, likely because it’s lost its special relationship with the social network. Now it can launch games elsewhere and use non-Facebook payments and ads on Zynga.com, but it...
Zynga Shares Sink 12% After Renegotiated Partnership With Facebook Makes It Just A Regular Developer

Google hands in average earnings as CEO Page talks up future

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Google’s results came in near expectations on Wednesday with core revenues of $11 billion and earnings per share of $11.58. The numbers, which don’t include the company’s Motorola division, also showed a slight decline in Google’s “cost-per-click” revenues which is a key barometer of the company’s advertising business. Google share...
Google hands in average earnings as CEO Page talks up future

Microsoft Posts Mixed Q2 Earnings: $21.46B Revenue Misses Expectations, $0.76 EPS Exceeds Estimates

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Microsoft announced today its financial results for the second fiscal quarter of 2013, and it was an overall strong showing for the company. The Redmond, Washington-based software giant posted revenue of $21.46 billion and net income of $6.38 billion, with earnings per share of 77 cents. That’s largely in line...
Microsoft Posts Mixed Q2 Earnings: $21.46B Revenue Misses Expectations, $0.76 EPS Exceeds Estimates

Apple become most valuable firm of all time - but Facebook shares hit new low

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Tech firm valued at more than $619bn after shares hit high of $664.75 in morning trading, topping Microsoft's 1999 recordApple has become the most valuable company of all time - surpassing a record set by Mircrosoft in 1999.Shares in the tech giant hit a high of $664.75 in Monday morning...
Apple become most valuable firm of all time - but Facebook shares hit new low

Facebook Share Price Slides Still Further, Betting Against Its Future Prospects

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News updates all day from your Fast Company editors.Trading in stock options for Facebook began yesterday, but instead of being a positive move for the social network it created a very negative moment in Facebook's timeline because the share price continued its downward spiral from last week and the price...
Facebook Share Price Slides Still Further, Betting Against Its Future Prospects

Yahoo's Tumblr takover is a bold roll of the dice

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CEO Marissa Meyer risks blowing the blogging platform's cool - but the deal could rejuvenate the tech giant's ad businessDespite the breadth and diversity of life online, there are relatively few opportunities to make the kind of acquisitions that make the industry stop and take stock. Yahoo's $1.1bn deal to...
Yahoo's Tumblr takover is a bold roll of the dice

Reid Hoffman: Groupon Made Multiple Missteps in its IP0

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At the PandoMonthly fireside chat tonight between Sarah Lacy and Reid Hoffman, Hoffman, who was an early investor in Groupon, shared his thought’s on the company’s initial public offering. As a bit of a history lesson for those that have forgotten, Groupon’s IPO was very messy. Upon entering the quiet...
Reid Hoffman: Groupon Made Multiple Missteps in its IP0

That $1B for Instagram? It's 23M Shares of Facebook + $300M in Cash (and a $200M Termination Fee)

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Here is a relevant and juicy new detail buried deep in the new S-1 document Facebook just filed: In April 2012, we entered into an agreement to acquire Instagram, Inc., which has built a mobile phone-based photo-sharing service, for approximately 23 million shares of our common stock and $300 million...
That $1B for Instagram? It's 23M Shares of Facebook + $300M in Cash (and a $200M Termination Fee)

Note that DOW jones is stock-price weighted as opposed to Market cap weighted (like S&P 500). As a result, apple would have more than 20x the weight compared to a $30 stock. This fact is grossly inflating apple's hypothetical effect on the index.

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That's fair, though Nash technically proposed that the Dow should have added Apple in mid-2009. Apple's share price then was just under $150/share. That's well below IBM's current price and close to Caterpillar's....
Note that DOW jones is stock-price weighted as opposed to Market cap weighted (like S&P 500). As a result, apple would have more than 20x the weight compared to a $30 stock. This fact is grossly inflating apple's hypothetical effect on the index.

Troubled Sharp opens $350 million voluntary redundancy initiative

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These are tough times at Sharp and the company is out to retain every yen that it can. Now the financially troubled Japanese firm has revealed it has set aside close to $350 million (27 billion yen) to offer its staff voluntary redundancy packages. Earlier this month the company announced...
Troubled Sharp opens $350 million voluntary redundancy initiative

Apple value falls below $400bn, as Warren Buffett says 'ignore critics'

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Tech company's stock price hit all-time high in September with $705.07 per share, but stocks now at 52-week lowApple's value fell below $400bn for the first time in a year on Monday, as the prominent investor Warren Buffett said the company should ignore its critics and stick to running its...
Apple value falls below $400bn, as Warren Buffett says 'ignore critics'
Trulia is raising $150M to 'boost cash reserves' for acquisitions

FTC issues approval for Facebook-Instagram deal to move forward

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The Federal Trade Commission announced today that it has closed its investigation of the Facebook-Instagram acquisition without taking any action, which will allow the deal to move forward. The commission was unanimous in its decision to end investigation into whether the deal violated antitrust laws. The FTC regularly looks into...
FTC issues approval for Facebook-Instagram deal to move forward

Digital Content: Amazon Isn't Really in the Netflix Business

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Image: methodshop.comNetflix stock has been on a tear today, up more than 11% to almost $74 as the markets readied to close. The bump, even as the Nasdaq traded every so slightly down, was based primarily on what amounts to a “buy” rating from Morgan Stanley’s Scott Devitt. The gist...
Digital Content: Amazon Isn't Really in the Netflix Business

The Google AdSense Killer And 3 Other Ways Facebook Could Make A Lot More Money

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Tiny sidebar and news feed ads aren’t going to cut it. If Facebook wants to live up to a $100 billion valuation it will need bold new revenue streams. An offsite ad network, big glossy news feed ads, or and payments for physical goods are a few ways it could...
The Google AdSense Killer And 3 Other Ways Facebook Could Make A Lot More Money

iPhone Activations Drop 43% at AT&T, But Represent 60% of Total Postpaid Phone Sales

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AT&T today announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2012, revealing that it activated 4.3 million iPhones during the quarter. The number marks a substantial drop from the 7.6 million iPhones activated last quarter for the launch of the iPhone 4S, but still easily tops Verizon's 3.2 million...
iPhone Activations Drop 43% at AT&T, But Represent 60% of Total Postpaid Phone Sales

Guggenheim Architect To Design Facebook HQ's New 3,400-Employee Engineering Building

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Share price be damned, Facebook is expanding. It’s just announced that Guggenheim Museum architect Frank Gehry will design a 3,400 employee engineering office connected to its Menlo Park Headquarters by an underground tunnel. Engineers will hack away in one giant room, separated from the product and ads teams in the...
Guggenheim Architect To Design Facebook HQ's New 3,400-Employee Engineering Building

The Groupon deflation laid bare, and what it means for all tech IPOs

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Tonight, before the next financial week begins, I want to take a moment to stare at Groupon, and its marked recent decline. It’s important, as the tech IPO well could be quite poisoned if Groupon is about to suffer even greater losses. Facebook, for example, could experience public-market discomfort when it...
The Groupon deflation laid bare, and what it means for all tech IPOs

Sprint Seals Deal For 100% Ownership Of Clearwire, At $2.97 Per Share Or $2.2 Billion Total

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Sprint today announced that it has arranged an agreement with Clearwire to buy out the remainder of the smaller company for $2.2 billion, or $2.97 per share. The final price is at the top of the reported ceiling put on the total cost of the acquisition reportedly placed on the...
Sprint Seals Deal For 100% Ownership Of Clearwire, At $2.97 Per Share Or $2.2 Billion Total

Investors Cut Another Slice Out of Apple

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Friday was another down day for Apple shares — a brutal one, too. Anxious investors took the company for a trip to the woodshed, dragging its share price down another 2.5 percent, or $14.46, to close at $572.98. Apple shares have declined about 11 percent since hitting their all-time high...
Investors Cut Another Slice Out of Apple
The Stock Market Smiles On Facebook 'Home', With FB Share Price Up More Than 3% After Launch Event

Seven Questions for Dell Enterprise Head Marius Haas and Software Head John Swainson

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Though its share price doesn’t quite indicate it, Dell has been a company on the move lately. Long known primarily for its personal computer business, CEO Michael Dell has been leading a headlong charge to transform the company he started into the enterprise business. Years ago, Dell’s focus had been...
Seven Questions for Dell Enterprise Head Marius Haas and Software Head John Swainson

Facebook shares back up to $28; company to report Q4 earnings Jan. 30

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Facebook shares are up 5 percent today, closing at $28 on the first day of trading in 2013. The company also set the date for its 2012 fourth quarter earnings call: Jan. 30 at 2 p.m. Today’s share price is as high as it has been since Dec. 13. This...
Facebook shares back up to $28; company to report Q4 earnings Jan. 30

Hewlett-Packard Shares Hit 52-Week Low, Approach 2005 Levels

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On a day during which both major stock markets saw their values fall by about 2 percent, share of Hewlett-Packard doubled down, closing off more than 4 percent and setting a 52-week low in the process. HP shares closed today at $20.30, down 86 cents, or more than 4 percent....
Hewlett-Packard Shares Hit 52-Week Low, Approach 2005 Levels

The Plasticky BlackBerry Q5 Is Not The Mid-Tier Hero Handset BB10 Needs To Save It

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In some ways the Qwerty-packing Q5, with its throwback BlackBerry looks, is a far more important device for BlackBerry than its current flagship, the all-touch Z10. Or the premium-priced Qwerty-clad Q10. The mid-tier Q5 should be priced to shift — because that’s what BlackBerry needs to happen to start regaining the ground...
The Plasticky BlackBerry Q5 Is Not The Mid-Tier Hero Handset BB10 Needs To Save It
Athenahealth Acquires Maker Of Popular Mobile Health Apps For Doctors, Epocrates, For $293M

Czechs pull plug on 4G spectrum auction after carriers bid too much

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Radio spectrum auctions are generally supposed to be about assigning spectrum in the most efficient way, so that new mobile services run as well as possible. That said, they also make money for governments, and some see this as their primary purpose. Not so the Czech telecoms regulator, CTU, which...
Czechs pull plug on 4G spectrum auction after carriers bid too much

Dell Sheds $2 Billion in Retreat From PC Business

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Less than a decade has passed since Dell was the gold standard in PC sales. Eschewing retail stores in favor of a website where shoppers could customize their own laptops, Dell offered low-cost, well-designed computers and built a supply chain that was the envy of the industry. Today the company...
Dell Sheds $2 Billion in Retreat From PC Business

Morgan Stanley juices Apple targets. Base: $720. Bull: $960

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What was their "bull case" price target in January became their "base case" in March Click to enlarge. Source: Morgan Stanley It must have been an embarrassment for Morgan Stanley's Katy Huberty that her published 12-month price target for Apple (AAPL) -- set on January 25 -- was stuck at...
Morgan Stanley juices Apple targets. Base: $720. Bull: $960
As Facebook lockout ends, new millionaires struggle with new wealth
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