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Google to Report Crashes of Driverless Cars

Driverless cars can cause nausea in some, and boredom in other cases, but the main anxiety is whether, without a driver, they can really be safe. Based on some reports, they ...
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Can Google Make Fast Food Healthier?

When cooking at home, measuring the health value of a meal involves reading nutritional information printed on food packages or searching for food items online. When eating out, however, information ...
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This Is Why Microsoft Bought Skype

A little over four years ago, in May 2011, Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) purchased Internet communications company Skype. Microsoft paid approximately $8.5 million in cash for Skype from an investing ...
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Analyst Offers Top US Growth Stock Calls for This Week

With summer just around the corner, one thing is for sure. Investors may start to see volume slowing and the action could get a little mixed. While “sell in May ...
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Google Reports 21% of 2014 Tech Job Hires Were Women

Hoping to reverse the impression that Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) is a male-dominated culture, particularly among its tech ranks, the huge search company disclosed that 21% of its job additions ...
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Samsung Beats Apple in Customer Satisfaction Survey

The carefully followed American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) for cell phones recently reported that Samsung rates higher than Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), particularly in the smartphone category. Samsung cell phones ...
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New Google Products Fail to Impress Investors

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) introduced several promising new products this week, and a number of analysts recently have issued upbeat assessments of the company’s non-search businesses, but the stock has continued ...
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Google’s Game-Changing Announcement — and No, It’s Not Google Pay

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) is about to wrap up its I/O developer conference, and the company announced a blizzard of new products and features on Thursday. The most prominent is ...
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How Virtual Reality Will Change Everything: 3 Stocks to Buy Now

When the tech market crashed in 2000 after years of unabated growth and mind-boggling expansion, Wall Street naysayers said it was over. The reality is, it was just the beginning. ...
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Facebook Short Interest Collapses

Shares sold short in Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) dropped 17% in the two-week period that ended on May 15. The decrease was among the largest of any Nasdaq-traded company. Some ...
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Smartphone Sales Cooling Off as Chinese Growth Slows

Global smartphone sales are forecast to rise by 11.3% year-over-year in 2015, a nice clip but well below the 27.6% growth in sales during 2014. Sales in China are forecast ...
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Why This Analyst Sees YouTube as the Key to Google Growth

It might be hard to believe but Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) purchased YouTube for $1.65 billion nearly a decade ago. One analyst firm views the current value of YouTube at ...
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Apple Tops Brand Value List, IBM Loses Ground

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) tops every brand value list. The carefully followed annual BrandZ Top 100 Valuable Global Brands of 2015 is no exception. While most of the brands on this ...
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Huge Tech Stock Added to UBS Quality Growth at a Reasonable Price Portfolio

If there was ever a time for investors to be concerned about valuations, it might be now. With the market trading at over 18 times earnings, things are getting a ...
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Facebook Puts Instant Articles Into News Feed

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) has begun its anticipated program of including "Instant Articles" in its news feed. While some publishers believe the social network will seize their ability to reach ...
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