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Will Candy Crush Soda Saga on Facebook Generate Higher Revenues?

King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE: KING) announced on Monday that its Candy Crush Soda Saga has launched worldwide on Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB). This is the sister title to King's ...
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What Do Google’s 55,030 Employees Do?

Wall Street was disappointed by Google's third-quarter results. Most of the blame was placed on paid clicks, one of the company's most carefully watched metrics. A little less prominent in ...
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Brand Loyalty Leaders Chock Full of Techs

Of the top 100 product categories and brands in a new ranking of customer loyalty leaders, nearly half (45) are tech companies engaged in digital and social networks and products. ...
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Canadian Pacific and CSX: Another Mega Merger Easy to Fund

Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. (NYSE: CP) approached CSX Corp. (NYSE: CSX) about a merger or takeover, depending how a deal might be structured. According to Bloomberg, the U.S. company turned ...
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Should Apple Buy McDonald’s?

Carl Icahn continues to press Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) to use its $133 billion in cash to buy back its shares. Based on the company's market cap, it could retire ...
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Apple Brand Value Reaches $119 Billion

Despite some struggles, which may have ended with the release of the new iPhone 6, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has the most valuable brand in the world, according to the ...
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Samsung Picks Up Share in US Smartphone Market

For the three-month period ending in August, Samsung Electronics gained 1.1% of market share in the U.S. smartphone market for a total share of 28.9%. The Korean electronics giant still ...
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Analyst’s Top 5 Internet Stocks to Buy That May Beat Upcoming Earnings

The fact that the Internet has become a ubiquitous platform that practically everybody with a PC or a smartphone uses on a regular basis is hardly a newsflash. While there ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Key Stock Picks for the Fourth Quarter

With or without mid-term elections, the last quarter of 2014 and January of next year could be a bonanza for stock investors. In a new report out from Merrill Lynch, the ...
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Facebook Launches New Ad Platform — Atlas

Facebook Inc. (NYSE: FB) has had to go a long way to prove that marketing to social media users can match the targeting that search advertising, particularly by Google Inc. ...
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3 Companies That Will Dominate Digital Video on the Internet

Television advertising revenue is still growing, but very slowly. In fact, between 2009 and 2013, traditional TV advertising grew at just a 5% compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) in both ...
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Facebook Climbs in Ranking of Top 50 Web Properties

Digital media research firm comScore has released its ranking of the top 50 U.S. Web properties for August, and once again the list is topped by Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG). ...
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6 Stocks Portfolio Managers Are Selling to Fund New Alibaba Stakes

The upcoming Alibaba IPO is going to instantly create another instant mega-cap stock for portfolio managers to invest in. The problem that many of these portfolio managers will face is ...
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Top Stocks That Will See Huge Buying in S&P Index Quarterly Rebalancing

All stock market indexes rebalance on a quarterly basis, as price movement constantly upsets the actual percentage that is supposed to be allocated. With the S&P 500 being the most ...
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IPO Week Ahead: Alibaba Aims for Biggest U.S. IPO Ever

Now that it is finally here, the coming week’s initial public offering (IPO) for China’s Alibaba Group Holding Co. Inc. is anything but anti-climactic. Everyone expected the offering to be ...
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