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Facebook More Valuable Than IBM

A great deal was made of the value of Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) as it crossed the $200 billion market cap level. As a sign of just how meaningful the ...
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Top AL Contenders by Average Ticket Price

The American League has been home to several of baseball’s most winningest teams this season. The Angels, who own a league-leading 88-55 record, have overthrown the Athletics for first place ...
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Is Sirius XM Higher Subscriber Guidance Enough?

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced on Tuesday that it has raised its 2014 guidance for net subscriber additions. After having originally projected subscriber gains of 1.25 million, the ...
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Mobile Devices Drive Growth in Video Viewing

The amount of time Americans spend consuming media content is growing, driven by growth in how much time viewers spend watching digital video. Time spent watching TV decreased slightly year-over-year ...
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When Will Meredith Spin Off Its Magazines?

Meredith Corp. (NYSE: MDP), known for its long history of publishing women's magazines, is one of the few media companies with a divide between its print properties and its television ...
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Analyst Picks Mobile Gaming Stocks That Could Double

Everywhere you go you see it. Pre-teens to young adults hunched over a smartphone furiously tapping away at the keypad, often with headphones on to add to the overall frantic ...
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Saints at Falcons Tickets Lead Most Expensive Week 1 Divisional Games

While all eyes in the football world will be on the Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers opening the season on Thursday night, most of the action will be taking ...
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The Fresh Driving Forces Behind Twitter Stock Gains

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) posted a solid premarket gain on Tuesday morning, and the stock gapped up over $50 on the open. This is the first time the stock has ...
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Disney Out of Blockbusters for 2014

The summer movie season ended on Labor Day, and we’ve now entered the fall season, which runs through the Thursday November 6. The summer champion was crowned over the final ...
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NFL Number 1 Social Sport in US

The National Football League (NFL) season officially begins Thursday with an opening matchup between the Green Bay Packers and last year’s Super Bowl champions, the Seattle Seahawks. In fact, the ...
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Football Season Arrives Early: Madden NFL 15 Has Arrived

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) is starting football season early this year. At least it is with its annual NFL video game release. The company has now officially launched Madden ...
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Disney’s ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Topped a Slow August Weekend

The top-grossing movie for the past weekend was not a newcomer, but no one expected that it would be. Walt Disney Co.’s (NYSE: DIS) “Guardians of the Galaxy” won the ...
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FCC Wants Answers — Now — From Comcast, Time Warner, Charter

Last Thursday the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) sent Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) requests for more information related to the proposed $45 billion merger ...
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Consumers Union Rips Comcast-Time Warner Merger

In a filing on Thursday with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Consumers Union (CU), the public policy and advocacy division of Consumer Reports, urged the commission to deny the proposed ...
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9-Year Delay Could Sink ‘Sin City’ Movie Sequel

In 2005, the original “Sin City” film opened to a weekend box office of $29.12 million. That movie’s sequel, “Sin City: A Dame to Kill For,” opens on 2,894 screens ...
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