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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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Splunk Back in Favor After Earnings and Analyst Calls

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) reported its third-quarter results Thursday after the market close as $0.02 in earnings per share and $116.0 million in revenue. That was against Thomson Reuters consensus ...
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Is Twitter Insider Selling Holding Back Its Recovery?

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) has not been recovering with the rest of the bull market stocks since the sell-off ended in mid-October. It could be earnings and continued valuation concerns ...
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The Key Component That Will Drive These 3 Top Social Media Stocks

One thing that has become very obvious to anybody with a computer, smartphone or, soon, wearables is the increased presence of the ubiquitous social media. It is seemingly everywhere, and ...
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After Hasbro and SoftBank, the DreamWorks Valuation Conundrum

Talks of a potential acquisition of DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. (NASDAQ: DWA) by Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) seem to have fallen through. This appears to be trend for DreamWorks. It ...
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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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Pay TV Continues to Bleed Subscribers

The 13 largest pay-TV providers in the United States lost a total of about 150,000 subscribers in the third quarter of 2014, compared with a loss of about 25,000 in ...
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Key Insider Buy Driving Pandora Shares

Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE: P) is a stock that has not exactly been known for much insider buying. In fact, insiders have sold close to $100 million worth of stock ...
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Movie Fans Get ‘Dumb and Dumber To’ This Weekend

The tally on last week’s box office receipts did not end up with the projected winner at the top of the ranking. Viacom Inc.’s (NASDAQ: VIAB) Paramount studio was supposed ...
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Twitter Scores Junk Rating From Standard & Poor’s

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) has a new sort of analyst rating -- it is now rated "Junk" by Standard & Poor's. Before you hit the panic button again, keep in ...
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Will DreamWorks Really Be Acquired by Hasbro?

Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) is reportedly in talks with DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. (NASDAQ: DWA) for a potential buyout. The deal would consist of Hasbro paying a mix of cash ...
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Netflix Releases High-Definition Product for iPhone

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) fired another shot in the premium online video battles. It will take advantage of the tremendous adoption of the new Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6 ...
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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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How Can Twitter Forecast 2020 Results?

In one of the most audacious recent acts of any large public company, Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) forecast numbers for 2020. A great deal can happen in six years, so ...
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Nielsen Weighs in on Taylor Swift-Streaming Music Dispute

In a recent study by media research firm The Nielsen Co., the company seeks an answer to the question, “What is the impact on fans of not having music available ...
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