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Dell Trouble: Giving Out Xboxs

If you are a student you can buy a Dell (NASDAQ: DELL) PC and get a free Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) XBox. The Dell PC can cost as little as $699. ...
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Sporty Cars, SUVs Top List of New Cars Owners Keep the Longest

Sporty cars and sport utility vehicles (SUVs) populate the list of new cars that owners keep the longest before selling, according to a new study by iSeeCars.com. Toyota models occupy ...
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From Porsche, a Chance to Try New Cars Over and Over for Just $3,000 a Month

A monthly car payment of $3,000 applies to vehicles that cost well over $150,000. Porsche will let customers drive most of its vehicles, and replace them regularly, as part of ...
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10 Cars That US Drivers Keep Longest

The average age of a light-duty vehicle (passenger car, pickup or sport utility vehicle) currently traveling U.S. roads and highways is 11.6 years, exactly three years longer than the average in 1997. ...
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Porsche’s $200,000 Sedan

Porsche has decided to test how much people will pay for a luxury car with the launch of its Panamera Turbo S Executive.  Porsche management has given it a base price ...
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Honda, Porsche Win Car Brand Awards

Automakers will be reporting March sales throughout the morning Tuesday, and the analysts at Kelley Blue Book (KBB) have issued their 2015 Brand Image award winners to coincide with those ...
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Will Fires Harm Tesla’s Top Owner-Satisfaction Rating?

Out of 350,000 owner satisfaction surveys compiled by Consumer Reports magazine for its annual owner-satisfaction study, about 600 were completed by owners of the Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) Model ...
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Paris Auto Show Coverage Overlooks Industry Troubles

The Paris Auto Show had its usual large number of new model introductions, along with dozens and dozens of displays of cars and light trucks already on sale around the world. Products ...
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What’s Important in the Financial World (9/28/2012)

Paris Auto Show The Paris Auto Show had its usual large number of new model introductions, along with dozens and dozens of displays of cars and light trucks already on sale around ...
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Coinstar’s Higher Guidance Raises Focus On Netflix (CSTR, NFLX)

Coinstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSTR) is raising its first quarter and annual earnings and revenue guidance.  The news is going to be particularly important for Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) because of ...
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Coinstar Ventures With Verizon Against Netflix (CSTR, NFLX, VZ)

Coinstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSTR) is surging this morning on news that it will get to compete even more with Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX).  The operator of box DVD rentals has ...
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Redbox’s Net Envy: Apps (CSTR, NFLX)

Some things never change.  When companies can't get a message across, sometimes they just say the same over and over.  This morning came an announcement from Coinstar Inc. (NASDAQ: CSTR) ...
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The Rich Flex Their Muscles

America's upper class has begun to return to the free spending ways that characterized their behavior prior to the recession. This may be because the percentage of people unemployed among ...
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Microsoft (MSFT) Xbox Failure Rate As High As 16%

According to a report in The Inquirer, the failure rate of Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) Xboxs is running at about 16%. One retailer put the number as high as 33%.Most industry ...
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Sandisk’s (SNDK) Harebrained New Product

Sandisk (SNDK) has its own solution for moving content from the PC to the TV. Companies from Intel (INTC) to Microsoft (MSFT) have been working on this problems for years. ...
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