Robert Martin (RSS)
InvestorPlace Writer

Robert Martin is a blogger who covers consumer and financial news with a nod to the stock market. He enjoys writing about business and making money doing it.

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Recent Articles

AAPL: 10 Things You Missed About Apple Stock

Jan. 20, 2015, 10:27 am EDT – In case you haven’t had your ear to the ground of late, here’s the most important Apple stock chatter that's been circling so far in 2015. More 

The 5 Best Smartphones We’re Looking Forward to in 2015

Jan. 15, 2015, 11:49 am EDT – The best smartphones of 2014 are expected to get even better in 2015 and be joined by newcomers like Google’s Project Ara More 

AMZN Mobile Shopping Growth Is Why It Needs Another Fire Phone

Jan. 13, 2015, 2:32 pm EDT – AMZN needs a Fire Phone 2 to combat mobile growth and Google’s online shopping ambitions, despite the hit to Amazon stock from the original More 

CES 2015: 5 Big-Name Companies Betting on the Internet of Things

Jan. 9, 2015, 10:35 am EDT – These companies are all making serious investments and significant innovations in the Internet of Things. More 

Investment Conference Hosts Top Minds in the Market

Jan. 7, 2015, 11:42 am EDT – The world’s largest student investment conferences will take place in Detroit this March, featuring a number of prestigious speakers on stocks and the market. The Engage 2015 International Investment Education Symposium will be held March 26-27, 2015, at the newly renovated Cobo Center in Detroit, Michigan. Engage 2015 will be hosted by Wayne State University in... More 

Xbox One and PS4 Holiday Hack: The Risk of Relying on Online Gaming

Dec. 31, 2014, 1:09 pm EDT – Xbox One and PS4 were knocked offline at Christmas, showing Xbox Live and PSN are the new game consoles’ weakest links More 

Microsoft Stock 2014 Timeline — MSFT Powering Into the New Year

Dec. 31, 2014, 6:01 am EDT – Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) enjoyed a strong year in 2014 thanks to a new CEO, new products, an acquisition, cost-cutting and strong earnings reports. More 

AAPL Stock 2014 Timeline — Apple Can’t Be Stopped

Dec. 30, 2014, 1:27 pm EDT – We look back at the biggest drivers of Apple stock throughout 2014, including the electric 7-for-1 AAPL stock split. More 

HP Takes on Chromebooks With a $200 PC

Dec. 23, 2014, 12:05 pm EDT – Windows notebook sales are threatened by Chromebooks so Microsoft is pushing cheap laptops, such as the $200 HP Stream 11, as an alternative. More 

Hadoop Goes Public: 5 Things to Know About the Hortonworks IPO

Dec. 18, 2014, 10:40 am EDT – Last week, a strong Hortonworks IPO turned heads on Wall Street. Here's what you need to know about the newly public Hadoop vendor. More