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The 20 Most Successful Superhero Movies of All Time

The superhero genre is one of the most successful in the movie industry's history. It has been dominated by a small number of franchises, which include Spider-Man, Batman, Captain America, ...
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LEGO Batman Movie Becomes Top Grossing Movie of 2017

"The LEGO Batman Movie" has legs. It moved into the top spot as the number one film based on domestic box office sales so far in 2017. Total sales were $151.2 billion ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Is Growing More Bullish on Video Games

Video games have always been the next step in interactive media, whether you want to play a game for a compelling story with thrilling cutscenes or you just want to ...
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Short Sellers Grow More Selective on Social Media Stocks

Social media has taken the world by storm, building virtual communities for anyone who has internet access and allowing people to connect and share across the globe. Many of these ...
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Which Big Media Properties Could Tronc and Gannett Buy?

Gannett Co. Inc. (NYSE: GCI) had trouble in an unsuccessful attempt to buy Tronc Inc. (NASDAQ: TRNC), another newspaper chain formerly called Tribune Publishing. Fresh off the M&A battle between ...
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Analyst Outlines Why Snapchat Has a Facebook Put for Potential Buyout

Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP) has had a pretty wild initial public offering. After some analysts and publications have discussed how overvalued the parent of Snapchat really is, one more analyst ...
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Stealing Video in Russia: People Say Not a Crime, Not a Problem

Pirating copyrighted material has been a thorn in the side of the music, movie and television production business for decades. When it became possible to make digital copies of these creations, ...
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Tronc Might Buy Us Weekly — The Street

The Street is reporting that Tronc Inc. (NASDAQ: TRNC), the former Tribune Company, may buy celebrity magazine Us Weekly from Wenner Media, the flagship of which is Rolling Stone. The ...
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Can Nintendo Switch Sales Keep Breaking Records?

Nintendo’s newest console just hit shelves this past weekend, and so far it is boasting an impressive launch. The Nintendo Switch, after just a few days of sales, is now ...
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More Netflix Subscriptions Than DVRs in US Homes

Americans do love their TVs. Among the 118 million or so U.S. households with a TV, the average number of TVs per household is about three. More than half of ...
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The 22 Newspapers That Matter Most to Wall Street

The national newspaper industry is dominated by three papers: The New York Times, USA Today and The Wall Street Journal, from New York Times Co., (NYSE: NYT), Gannett Co. Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Why Disliking Will Be the Next Big Trend on Facebook

Known for its iconic “thumbs up” or “Like” emoji, Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) is reportedly trying out a new feature with some users. In a world where most users on ...
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Is Snapchat’s Value of $30 Billion Irony or Paradox?

Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP) entered the market with a bang on Thursday. The company originally priced its initial public offering (IPO) at $17 per share, above the expected price range ...
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Snap Announces Pricing Details for Massive IPO

Snap announced late on Wednesday the pricing details that it expects for its initial public offering (IPO). The company now plans to price its 200 million shares (155 million from ...
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Is Viber the Next Snapchat?

Based on the valuation of Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP), the social network that has raised $3.4 billion in an initial public offering that values the company at $20 billion, management at ...
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