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Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) Shining Under Marissa Mayer! Acquires Cooliris

November 25, 2014 – 7:21 am | Comments Off
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer It’s the season to shine for Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) after many years of decline. Yahoo is making some interesting and strategic acquisitions that are powering its revenue growth. The acquisition of San Francisco-based Coolris follows the recent acquisition of BrightRoll for $640 million. Yahoo Acquisitions The big acquisitions by Yahoo are strategic and only two of those have happened under Read more [...]

Four Reasons Why Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) Is On The Right Track

November 24, 2014 – 6:16 am | Comments Off
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Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) investors face the challenge of deciphering the business prospects of a company in a business — online streaming — that did not exist just a few years back.

Netflix practically created the business of online streaming. It was at the right place at the right time. Netflix has benefited from the convergence of a range of technologies that enable its business model to Read more [...]

Will Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Wither Without Partnerships?

November 24, 2014 – 5:00 am | Comments Off
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The Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) story has been built around many partnerships such as those with Panasonic and Toyota.

Tesla has had different collaborations including battery supply agreements and big automakers buying a stake in Tesla stock. These relationships have changed over the years.
Tesla Is Not A Lone Ranger
Tesla has had a relationship with Japanese auto giant and world’s largest Read more [...]

Why Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) is Better Off As An Independent Company

November 21, 2014 – 9:25 am | Comments Off
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Even as the debate around net neutrality regulation swirls, there is a view that Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) may be a takeover target.

However, it makes more sense for Netflix to remain an independent company.
Netflix’s Finances
According to its most recent quarterly results, those for 3Q2014, Netflix is growing as usual with 3Q2014 revenue of $1.22 billion and FY2014 revenue expected to cross Read more [...]

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO)’s Improbable Comeback

November 21, 2014 – 8:36 am | Comments Off
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So the Improbable comeback of Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) continues as it announces a partnership with Firefox where it will become Firefox’s default search engine.

Yahoo’s comeback consists of this and other recent pieces of good news. All these have together pushed Yahoo’s stock price up 29% in the past one month and 37.7% in the past three months.
Yahoo Joins Forces With Firefox
Yahoo had Read more [...]

Tech News: Microsoft Azure Outage, Amazon.com, Inc. Promise, and Intel Chip Merger

November 21, 2014 – 7:33 am | Comments Off

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) are respectively number one and two in the cloud computing market while Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) continues to be the largest chipmaker in the world.
Greening of Data Centers — The Amazon Story
As the demand for data storage grows exponentially, more and more giant data centers are being built by everyone including Amazon, Read more [...]

Top 3 Challenges for Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA)

November 21, 2014 – 6:58 am | Comments Off
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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) is shouldering a lot of expectations on its still-young shoulders. It is seeking to revolutionize the automobile business and prove that all-electric cars can work. However, it’s still a company that is on track to make about 30,000 cars in total this year going up to about 50,000 next year. That’s much less than luxury cars sold by the likes of Mercedes, BMW, or Read more [...]