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Half of All Americans Watched a Video From Google in October

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) remains by far the Internet’s largest search engine and its various websites, including YouTube, attract the largest audience for viewing online video. In the month of ...
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Is Netflix the Real Target of Amazon’s Ad-Supported Video?

For those consumers who don’t want or need to pay $99 a year for Amazon.com Inc.’s (NASDAQ: AMZN) Prime free two-day shipping, streaming video and whatever-else-the company-can-think-of service, the company ...
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Mobile Devices Now Get More Consumer Attention Than TV

The amount of time an average American spends in front of a TV set totals two hours and 48 minutes a day, unchanged over the past nine months. In the ...
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Companies Spending the Most on R&D

For the third consecutive year, the company spending the most on research and development (R&D) was Germany’s Volkswagen. The automaker’s 2014 R&D spending will total $13.5 billion, just ahead of ...
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4K Ultra HD Streaming: Coming Soon to a TV Near You

DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV) on Friday became the first so-called multichannel video programming distributor (MVPD) to deliver 4K ultra-high definition (UHD) video on-demand directly to its customers who own a Samsung ...
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YouTube Releases Paid Music Product

Investors have asked how Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) will make money on YouTube since it bought the company for $1.65 billion in October 2006. YouTube is by far the largest ...
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Microsoft Gives Away Mobile Office Apps

On Thursday morning, Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) announced the following: An update to its mobile Office app for the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPad A new release of Office apps ...
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Samsung Picks Up Share From Apple in U.S. Smartphone Market

For the three-month period ending in September, Samsung Electronics gained 0.4% of market share in the U.S. smartphone market, for a total share of 29%. The Korean electronics giant still ...
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Amazon Adds Unlimited Photo Storage to Prime

In keeping with Amazon.com Inc.’s (NASDAQ: AMZN) strategy of driving more traffic to its various offerings, the company said Tuesday morning that Amazon Prime’s U.S. customers will now be get ...
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Samsung Galaxy Note Edge to Hit US on November 14

Samsung, as usual, will try to take customers from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL). When the two are not battling over patents in court, each actually releases products that should be ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Dendreon, Facebook, Google, Home Depot, Twitter, WisdomTree and More

Stocks were indicated to be marginally lower on Monday, but not so much that the direction of the day looked certain. What we saw in October, even during the sell-off ...
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Facebook, Amazon and the Harm of Increased Spending

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) shares fell about 10% after it announced earnings and forecast a losing fourth quarter. Wall Street said founder Jeff Bezos was once again on a spending ...
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Sports Sites Rising Among Top Digital Media Properties

Digital media research firm comScore has released its ranking of the top 50 U.S. digital media properties for September, and the multi-platform list is topped by Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG). ...
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Video Viewing on Mobile Devices Skyrockets

In the second quarter of this year 26.6% of more than 38 billion online video views were started on a tablet or smartphone. For the past 12 months that’s an ...
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Recent Market Weakness Has Put 4 Top Technology Stocks On Sale

After four straight down weeks in the market, the longest such streak since 2011, investors are starting to feel that maybe some of the worst damage is over, at least ...
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