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Yelp Earnings and Guidance Take a Reality Check

Yelp, Inc. (NASDAQ: YELP) reported its third-quarter earnings Wednesday after the market closed as $0.05 in earnings per share and $102.5 million in revenue against Thomson Reuters consensus estimates of ...
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Will Mobile Sports Apps Team Up to Threaten Pay TV?

American football fans are nearly 13-times more likely to be users of sports app than other mobile device users. By itself that is not such a startling number, but it ...
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LiveDeal CEO Creates Leveraged Move of Sorts

LiveDeal Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVE) saw its shares take a handy jump in trading Tuesday following the vote of confidence that its chief executive gave the company. Jon Isaac, CEO of ...
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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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Why Twitter Dropped 9% in One Day

There was the tech sell-off late last week, and there was the Twitter Inc. (NASDAQ: TWTR) sell-off, which was much more extreme. Twitter fell 9% in one day. The stock ...
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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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Disney and Turner Make Slam Dunk With NBA Deal

The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced Monday that it will not only continue its partnerships with Turner Broadcasting System of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) and with Walt Disney Co. ...
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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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Twitter Capital Raise Verdict: Upsized and Dirt Cheap

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) has had an incredible week. On top of scoring multiple analyst upgrades, Twitter raised much more than expected in its convertible debt offering -- to the ...
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Do CEOs Use Social Media?

Some pretty high-profile CEOs have jumped on the social media train, but most are only occasional users of LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter or other tools. The pace of adoption is picking ...
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The Fresh Driving Forces Behind Twitter Stock Gains

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) posted a solid premarket gain on Tuesday morning, and the stock gapped up over $50 on the open. This is the first time the stock has ...
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King Digital Finally Gets Candy Crush Live in China

King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE: KING) is taking Candy Crush to China. The mobile games maker announced early on Friday that a localized version of Candy Crush Saga is now ...
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Google Easily the Top U.S. Web Property

Digital media research firm comScore Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) has released its ranking of the top 50 U.S. web properties for July and the list is topped, once again, by the ...
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Fresh Ukraine-Russia Tensions and Fighting Dominate Markets Friday (Update-Final)

This was almost looking like a great week for the stock market, but geopolitical news interrupted this positive trend late on Friday morning and markets took a sharp turn for ...
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King Gets Its Candy Crushed With Earnings – Poor Guidance

King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE: KING) was a hot social gaming company IPO, but now the company is giving back a large portion of its share price after the company's ...
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