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Google Buys Hot Enterprise Android Startup Divide (GOOG)

May. 19, 2014, 3:10 pm EDT – Google announced today that it bought Divide, a company that makes a popular app that lets you securely access corporate documents and email from your phone. More 

PFE – Here’s Why Pfizer Trading Stopped Friday

May. 17, 2014, 6:10 am EDT – A big announcement halted trading in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) on Friday, but it wasn't the one that many financial minds expected to hear. More 

Gene Munster Calls Apple’s $3.2B Purchase of Beats an ‘Acquihire’ (AAPL)

May. 10, 2014, 7:01 am EDT – Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster has a new note out on Apple buying Beat saying that AAPL's main target was to bring Beats' Jimmy Iovine under the fold. More 

It’s Official: The Biggest Private Equity Deal Ever Has Gone Bust

Apr. 29, 2014, 9:44 am EDT – The biggest private equity deal in history has been put out of its misery, and Energy Future Holdings has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. More 

15 Apps For Your iPhone Better Than The Ones Apple Made

Apr. 23, 2014, 12:15 pm EDT – Your iPhone comes with a bunch of standard apps right out of the box. But since the App Store launched, developers have found ways to improve on the basics. Here are 15 examples... More 

7 Questions Zuckerberg Must Answer On FB’s Earnings Call

Apr. 23, 2014, 9:05 am EDT – It has been a huge quarter for Facebook, but a number of questions about FB's future remain. Here are 7 for Mark Zuckerberg to answer on FB's earnings call More 

LinkedIn Milestone as LNKD Hits 300 Million Members

Apr. 20, 2014, 9:00 am EDT – LinkedIn hit a major milestone, with 300 million members, and is looking to continue its growth through major mobile initiatives. Here's why it could work. More 

4 Reasons Why Amazon Should Acquire Sears

Apr. 18, 2014, 9:36 am EDT – Amazon's business is thriving, while Sears is flailing. But if Amazon acquired Sears, both retailers could stand to benefit, and here are 4 reasons why More 

Proof That Netflix Is Destroying Cable TV

Apr. 18, 2014, 9:04 am EDT – A report from consumer data company Experian suggests online video content services like Netflix are pulling people away from cable television...so what's the future of cable? More 

What If Google Is Actually *Weak* In Search? (GOOG)

Apr. 18, 2014, 8:08 am EDT – Google's latest earnings report scared a lot of investors, and perhaps rightly so. Is it possible Google has lost its market-leading mojo? Let's take a look... More