Dana Blankenhorn

Dana Blankenhorn

About Dana Blankenhorn

Dana Blankenhorn has been a financial journalist since 1978, a technology journalist since 1982, and an Internet journalist since 1985. He writes a Substack newsletter, Facing the Future, which covers technology, markets, and politics.

He has written a half-dozen technology books, several novels available at the Amazon Kindle store, and covered beats ranging from education to e-commerce, and from open source to renewable energy. He lives in Atlanta.

Recent Articles

Buy Exxon Mobil Stock While Still Great

Exxon Mobil pays a dividend of nearly 5% and sports a price to earnings ratio under 12, despite rising 49% in the last year.

What Can SoFi Investors Expect Now That the Fintech Owns a Bank?

SoFi is now free to close its acquisition of Golden Pacific, which will become SoFi Bank and let the company cut out the middleman on its loans and checking account offerings.

Cloudflare Stock Isn’t Great for Investors Looking to Profit Soon

Cloudflare expects to grow 43% when figures for 2021 are tallied, but the stock's value has fallen by half in just hte last two months.

Roblox Isn’t the Metaverse and May Be Best Left to the Kids

If Roblox is the metaverse, it's one marked by unpaid child labor, virtual branding and a very high price-to-sales ratio.

What’s Next for Twilio After Inflation Sent Pandemic Star Back to Earth

Twilio is already forgoing some growth in the name of narrower losses, and could turn a small profit in 2022, with 31% more revenue.