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58.com Punishes Investors With Secondary Offering

When 58.com Inc. (NYSE: WUBA) launched its initial public offering (IPO) last October, shares rose by 50% on the first day of trading and have continued to rise pretty much ...
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Mobile Ad Spending Soars 75%

Spending on mobile advertising worldwide more than doubled in 2013 to $17.96 billion and 2014 growth is reckoned at 75% to a global total of $31.5 billion. The 2014 total ...
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Companies That Love March Madness the Most

March Madness has arrived for you college basketball fans. What is different about March Madness, versus the Daytona 500, the Indy 500, the Super Bowl, and other key sporting events, ...
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Annual Video Subscriber Totals Fall for the First Time Ever

By the end of 2013, the 13 largest pay TV providers had lost 105,000 video subscribers for the year. That marks the first year that pay TV posted an annual ...
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No Cable TV? No NCAA Final Four

If you do not have a pay TV subscription, do not count on watching most of the NCAA basketball tournament that gets underway Tuesday night. You will be unable to ...
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Pandora Chief Technology Officer Resigns

Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE: P) is having yet another management change. This time around it is in the chief technology officer (CTO) role. Pandora has reported that Tom Conrad is ...
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Sirius XM Gets Another Upgrade

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) is now no longer involved in a low-ball buyout attempt by John Malone and Liberty Media Corp. (NASDAQ: LMCA). Last Friday we saw Bank ...
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Why Facebook Was Downgraded

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: F) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Argus on Monday. The call is not all that bad on the surface, and Argus even maintained its a ...
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Los Angeles Sues Time Warner Cable

The Los Angeles Times reported over the weekend that the city of Los Angeles has filed a lawsuit against Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) for allegedly cheating on its ...
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Analyst Sees Sirius XM Worth $5 After No Merger

The Bank of America Merrill Lynch team, led by Jessica Reif Cohen, is reinstating Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) with a Buy rating on the heels of the new ...
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Facebook Begins Rollout of “Meaningful” Video Ads

While CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been offering the president his two cents on government spying, Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) announced Thursday that it has begun to roll out video ads ...
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New Sirius Deal Even Worse Than Old Sirius Deal

After markets closed on Thursday, Liberty Media Corp. (NASDAQ: LMCA) announced that the company plans to create two new tracking stock groups, Liberty Media Group and Liberty Broadband Group, to ...
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Should Apple iTunes Be Allowed to Get Exclusive New Releases From Major Artists?

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is a powerhouse in any segment it enters. The iPod revolutionized music, and iTunes gets somewhere around 80% of all music download sales in the United ...
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Is HBO GO “True Detective” Outage From Password Sharing?

There has been a bit of an uproar over an HBO GO outage during the season finale for the "True Detective" series. Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) operates the Home ...
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Cars.com Hangs Out the For Sale Sign

Automobile classified ad site Cars.com is reported to be out seeking a buyer at an asking price of around $3 billion. The site is owned by Classified Ventures, a consortium ...
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