Google Visits Hit 242 Million in May

Out of a total audience of 256.1 million unique U.S. Internet users, fully 95% (242.4 million) visited a property owned by Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) in May. That is an ...
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New Tech Gets Into Media Business, Crushing Old Media

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) has started a new citizen journalism enterprise that will help undereducated writers to do a better job covering the news of the world. Twitter Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Does Google Need All of Its Products?

On June 4, Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO) decided to cut a number of products in an effort to focus on “search, communications and digital content.” Yahoo! Maps represents one of ...
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What Will Derek Jeter Do With $9.5 Million?

According to several press reports, Derek Jeter's The Players' Tribune raised $9.5 million, on the way to what he hopes will be a total of $15 million. The problem he ...
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Yahoo Makes Daring NFL Exclusive Live Streaming Game Effort

America's pastimes might officially be mom, baseball and apple pie, but don't dare tell that to sports fans in the fall and winter on most Saturdays and Sundays. Generally speaking, ...
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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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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ambarella, eBay, Rite Aid, TiVo, Yahoo, Valero, Virtu and More

Stocks were looking for a slightly positive opening on Wednesday, an effort to unseat recent market weakness. The one trend that is now nearly four years old is that investors ...
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AOL-Verizon May Tempt Possible Buyers for Yahoo!

Now that AOL Inc. (NYSE: AOL) is being acquired by Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ), the big question on Wall Street, Main Street and Cyber-Street has to be what this ...
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Yahoo!-ABC News Leads Online Digital News Visits, as Mobile Rules

Three trends stand out in the new Pew Research Center Journalism & Media Study. One is that consumption of news has moved more and more toward mobile devices. Another is that Yahoo! ...
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Yahoo $2 Billion Buyback Is Larger Than It Seems

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO) is looking to return even more money to its shareholders. After announcing a $2 billion stock buyback, and considering that the largest part of this company's market value is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, EMC, GameStop, Novavax, Tesla, Yahoo and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Friday morning after a choppy week. The one thing we have seen for about three years now is that investors have lined up in ...
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Nearly Half of All Americans Watched a Google Video in February

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) is by far the Internet’s largest search engine and its various websites, including YouTube, continue to attract the largest audience for viewing online video on a ...
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Phablet Devices Post Fastest Mobile Device Growth

Between January 2014 and January 2015, usage of mobile devices like the iPhone 6 Plus from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and the Samsung Galaxy Note -- so-called phablets -- has ...
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Post-IPO Low at Alibaba Could Signal Worse to Come

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) priced its September initial public offering (IPO) at $68, and the massively oversubscribed shares rocketed out of the gate on the first day of ...
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Is Alibaba Headed Back to the IPO Price or Lower as Lock-Up Expirations Near?

In what was the biggest and most highly anticipated initial public offering since Facebook went public, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) was Wall Street's shining piece of business last September. ...
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