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Gillmor Gang: Kaleidoscope Eyes

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The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Kevin Marks, John Taschek, and Steve Gillmor — picture themselves in a boat on a river, as the first wave of Google Glass hits the network, aka Scoble’s forehead. @scobleizer promises to never take off this thing, and even the hyperbole doesn’t refute...
Gillmor Gang: Kaleidoscope Eyes

Bitcoin ‘Is a Better Form of Money Than We Have Right Now,’ Pro Trader Says

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They can't stop Bitcoining. (Getty Images) Betabeat noticed back in August that professional Wall Street traders were taking an interest in Bitcoin. Even though the Bitcoin market is valued lower than in the past, and volatility (read: easy opportunities to flip coins and make fast money) has also flattened out,...
Bitcoin ‘Is a Better Form of Money Than We Have Right Now,’ Pro Trader Says

What's Next for Facebook's Flagging Stock? Perhaps Investors Will Finally Get Real.

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As everyone with a pulse knows, Facebook shares took another dive Friday to reach the lowest level yet since its ignominious public offering in May. Shares closed at $18.06, down 5.4 percent, which is half of its happier $38 IPO price. Actually, more than half with a 52.3 percent...
What's Next for Facebook's Flagging Stock? Perhaps Investors Will Finally Get Real.
Apple Shares Fall 10% In After-Hours Trading, Biggest Drop In 1578 Days
9flats, The European Airbnb Competitor, Now Accepting Bitcoin Payments
WALL STREET ANALYST: Hackers Are Attacking Bitcoin So They Can Scoop It Up For Lower Prices
Why Facebook's stock is struggling despite phenomenal revenue growth

REPORT: Infamous Bitcoin Marketplace SilkRoad Is On The Verge Of Collapse Abd Suffering Massive Hyperdeflation

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One of the best things that Bitcoin has going for it is that there are places online where it's used exclusively. The infamous site SilkRoad is a marketplace for drugs and other illegal wares, where Bitcoin is the currency of choice. Izabella Kaminska points to a report from Willard Foxton...
REPORT: Infamous Bitcoin Marketplace SilkRoad Is On The Verge Of Collapse Abd Suffering Massive Hyperdeflation

Morgan Stanley Mutual Fund Investors Won't Be Happy About This

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Morgan Stanley has taken a lot of heat for its handling of the Facebook IPO.  Ever since the company went public three months ago, the stock has fallen 48 percent. Obviously, Facebook investors are furious. But some people probably don't even realize they're invested in Facebook because they are indirectly...
Morgan Stanley Mutual Fund Investors Won't Be Happy About This

Harvard Researcher Uses Social Media To Predict Stock Market Volume

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Social media sentiment can predict flutuations in stock market volume as much as six to seven days ahead of time, according to a Harvard Business School doctoral candidate who has been studying the impact social media has on equities. That could become a valuable tool for hedge funds and investment...
Harvard Researcher Uses Social Media To Predict Stock Market Volume

Zynga Investors Plan to Sell Stock in Near Future

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Investors in Zynga plan to sell stock in the near future, just three months after its December initial public offering, breaking a 165-day lockup early in an attempt to reduce future volatility of the social gaming company's stock price, according to a person familiar with the plans....
Zynga Investors Plan to Sell Stock in Near Future

Apple Shares Drop Below $400, Representing A 16-Month Low

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Apple shares (NASDAQ:AAPL) are currently trading down at $398.11, 6.6 percent below yesterday’s closing price of $426.24. It represents a stark downturn for the stock as well as a 16-month low. Earnings could be to blame as they are coming soon and investors are not sure what to expect. Overall,...
Apple Shares Drop Below $400, Representing A 16-Month Low

APPLE STOCK CRASHES -- BIZARRE MOVE LEADS TO MARKET HALT (AAPL)

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Apple shares where halted due to volatility. The stock crashed down to $542.80 before trading was stopped. Apparently it was Please follow SAI on Twitter and Facebook.Join the conversation about this story »See Also:CHART OF THE DAY: Android And iOS Activations Are Bigger In China Than The U.S.The Best...
APPLE STOCK CRASHES -- BIZARRE MOVE LEADS TO MARKET HALT (AAPL)
Heyzap adds option to pay game developers with Bitcoin

Well, Whaddya Know -- RIM's Subscriber Base Isn't in Decline

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After a brutal, unceasing beating that has dragged it to nine-year lows, Research In Motion’s stock price is on the rise again. On Tuesday, RIM shares, which had been sunk deep in the mud for a while now, closed up 5 percent at $6.60. The reason? A rare bit of...
Well, Whaddya Know -- RIM's Subscriber Base Isn't in Decline

After Months Of Waiting, Facebook Surges In Opening Moments As A Public Company

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From here on out, Facebook will not be measured by the number of registered users, the number of photos being uploaded every minute or the number of likes and comments left by its more than 900 million members. Facebook became a publicly traded company at 11:30 a.m. Eastern Friday, and...
After Months Of Waiting, Facebook Surges In Opening Moments As A Public Company
Tech IPO Activity Softens

Blogging Inside Social Apps: Monetizing Mobile Games on iOS and Android

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We’re at the San Francisco Design center, blogging Inside Network’s third annual Inside Social Apps conference. Kim-Mai Cutler leads a discussion on “Monetizing Mobile Games on iOS and Android,” joined by TinyCo’s co-founder Suleman Ali, Storm8′s CEO and co-founder Perry Tam,  Pocket Gems chief operating officer Ben Liu and Game Insight’s VP of Business Development Darya Trushkina. The following is...
Blogging Inside Social Apps: Monetizing Mobile Games on iOS and Android

Groupon's Andrew Mason: We Were 'Toughened Up' By Quiet Period (GRPN)

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Life hasn't changed much for Groupon CEO Andrew Mason since the company went public last year. "It's a lot like being a private company except I have to do this once a quarter. I have to do earnings calls." Mason was talking at the Goldman Sachs Technology conference in...
Groupon's Andrew Mason: We Were 'Toughened Up' By Quiet Period (GRPN)

Facebook stock falls back to $38 after jump at open

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This post has been updated. Facebook fell back to its initial public offering price of $38 around noon Friday, 30 minutes after opening for trading. The company, which spiked as much as 13 percent at the open, debuted in what was a highly anticipated stock offering on the Nasdaq....
Facebook stock falls back to $38 after jump at open

Bitcoin's rollercoaster ride is not slowing down

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More bumps in the road are probably in store for Bitcoin. The virtual currency has seen some massive swings in value over the last several weeks, but that volatility is not likely to end soon, its lead developer suggested on Saturday....
Bitcoin's rollercoaster ride is not slowing down

THE NEXT STOCK MARKET CRASH: Why Many Pros Think It Has Already Begun

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After coming within points of an all-time high, stocks have begun to stumble, and volatility appears to be returning to the markets. This has led some market pros to declare that an amazing four-year rally in stocks is over and that we're on the precipice of a new crash. And...
THE NEXT STOCK MARKET CRASH: Why Many Pros Think It Has Already Begun

Facebook Shares Sag as First IPO Lockup Ends

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Ken MurphyWith the expiration of the first in a series of lockups that had kept insiders from selling them off, some 271 million Facebook shares became eligible for sale Thursday. And though it’s not known if any of them have actually been sold off, their sudden availability is fast dragging...
Facebook Shares Sag as First IPO Lockup Ends

Apple’s lesson: Domestic cash is nimble, foreign cash is expensive

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If you haven’t heard Apple’s morning conference call on its cash situation, and what it intends to do to lower its size by rewarding investors while keeping a cushion, you need to. From finance and technology perspectives, it’s a critical listen. However, as I know that 20 minutes of arcane finance discussions...
Apple’s lesson: Domestic cash is nimble, foreign cash is expensive
Bitcoin Is Tanking Again
Digital signage biz RMG Networks goes public at $10 a share in reverse merger

Facebook Shares Dip Below $30 Again, As Graph Search Fails To Convince Investors

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Earlier today, Facebook unveiled its third pillar, graph search. While the announcement was highly anticipated, from the investors’ perspective, the unveiling didn’t live up to the hype as the stock (NASDAQ:FB) is currently down 3.23 percent at 29.95 –below $30 again. Over the past two weeks, investors have anticipated a...
Facebook Shares Dip Below $30 Again, As Graph Search Fails To Convince Investors
Motif raises $25M so you can invest in death, junk food, and pets

Microsoft to gain strength in mobile enterprise race, survey says

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Shocking developments in the mobile enterprise race show the market's incredible volatility, a new survey by Aberdeen Group says. The survey looked at mobile app deployment plans by platform--Apple iOS, Android, Windows 8/Windows Phone and BlackBerry--covering both tablets and phones. "The plans for mobile app deployment in 2013 were...
Microsoft to gain strength in mobile enterprise race, survey says
Apple Now Has $137.1 Billion In Cash, More Than HP's Annual Revenue And Vietnam's GDP
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