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  • David Jackson
    Scanning today's tech news: http://seekingalpha.com/n/0 $AMZN $AAPL $IBM $OSTK $EBAY $ADP $LIVE $TMUS $IMOS $GOGO
    Apr 10, 3:38 PM
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    • David Jackson: And once more: http://bit.ly/1geiiGN
      Apr 10, 4:38 PM
    • moseslarsen: $IBM floating nicely up from the $170s for me...
      Apr 11, 9:52 PM
      • David Jackson
        So much for $AAPL putting the customer first: http://seekingalpha.com/s/ps6aj
        Apr 8, 9:18 AM
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        • David Jackson: Marc, perhaps putting customers first normally leads to maximum shareholder value over time.
          Apr 9, 3:17 AM
        • Marc Gilbert: That is a valid point. I stand corrected.
          Apr 9, 9:50 AM
          • David Jackson
            Steve Jobs' stated goal: "Tie all of our products together, so we further lock customers into our ecosystem." $AAPL
            Apr 8, 9:10 AM
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            • 1980XLS: LOL
              Apr 9, 8:04 AM
            • Clayton Rulli: and lets alter the chargers so people have to buy new ones
              Apr 9, 8:13 AM
              • David Jackson
                Chris Dixon says $GOOG and $AAPL have too much control over mobile innovation and promotion, and charge a 30% tax on revenues.
                Apr 8, 7:15 AM
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                • David Jackson: "What if AOL or some other central gatekeeper had controlled the web...
                  Apr 8, 7:24 AM
                • David Jackson: ...and developers had to ask permission to create Google, Youtube, eBay, Paypal, Wikipedia, Twitter, Facebook, etc.?"
                  Apr 8, 7:27 AM
                  • David Jackson
                    Interesting video of interview with ex-head of marketing for $AAPL: http://bit.ly/1fcFkgJ
                    Mar 31, 1:42 AM
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                      • David Jackson
                        Steve Jobs' approach to marketing $AAPL http://bit.ly/OiDQba
                        Mar 29, 4:40 PM
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                        • Alcaraz Research: thanks. i worked for advertising companies before. jobs' view over marketing and branding runs counter to my education/experience
                          Mar 29, 11:05 PM
                          • David Jackson
                            Reading: CarPlay Has The Potential To Bring Long-Term Value To Apple $AAPL CarPlay Has The Potential To Bring Long-Term Value To Apple
                            Mar 7, 2:05 AM
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                              • David Jackson
                                Reading the $AAPL conference call transcript: http://seekingalpha.com/a/16923
                                Jan 28, 3:10 PM
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                                • Marc Gilbert: I was unaware of that until now. Thank you and keep up the great work!
                                  Jan 28, 3:54 PM
                                • heart&soul: What did I miss in this transcript David? Forward thinking 2nd qtr>
                                  Jan 28, 7:14 PM
                                  • David Jackson
                                    Reading: Wall Street Breakfast: Must-Know News http://seekingalpha.com/a/15tqp $AAPL $INTC $AXP $S $IBM $CHL $GM
                                    Jan 17, 9:32 AM
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                                      • David Jackson
                                        Reading: The Cost Of Google's Acquisition Of Motorola Continues To Mount $GOOG $AAPL http://seekingalpha.com/a/15pvt
                                        Jan 15, 4:54 PM
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                                          • David Jackson
                                            13 mobile expectations for 2014 - interesting re. $AAPL $GOOG $BBRY http://bit.ly/1lEmPkM
                                            Jan 3, 5:55 AM
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                                            • jamesingram32: thanks David. I like it so far. I love that this review has barely hidden angst that a 66, and 51 yr old can be on top of Tech!
                                              Jan 5, 12:50 PM
                                            • jamesingram32: This, surely, is a great thing, and to be expected, if we are now to live till 100?
                                              Jan 5, 12:50 PM
                                              • David Jackson
                                                Reading: Apple Screwed Up Big Time $AAPL $AMZN http://seekingalpha.com/a/158dj
                                                Jan 1, 6:01 PM
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                                                • David Jackson: My pleasure! Really enjoy your articles.
                                                  Jan 2, 1:30 AM
                                                • Ashraf Eassa: It's an honor, sir! :-)
                                                  Jan 2, 1:58 AM
                                                  • David Jackson
                                                    How long can $AAPL take 30% of app store sales before someone disrupts them? Nobody would have tolerated $MSFT taking 30% of software sales.
                                                    11/13/13
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                                                    • CoderDennis: But that's the same as the fact that Google didn't invent search. They were just so much better than what came before that they took over.
                                                      11/15/13
                                                    • David Jackson: Interesting perspective - thank you. BTW, try uploading an image - it makes your StockTalks stand out more: http://bit.ly/180P8t8
                                                      11/17/13
                                                      • David Jackson
                                                        Seeking Alpha's coverage of $AAPL's earnings was sent to 228,250 people in real-time yesterday: http://bit.ly/17seTPh
                                                        10/29/13
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                                                          • David Jackson
                                                            If you buy $AAPL, you get two things: (1) a highly profitable, slow-growth tech stock; (2) a $130BN money market fund.
                                                            10/29/13
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                                                            • Clayton Rulli: I'd love to know more about that $130 B
                                                              10/29/13
                                                            • David Jackson: Clayton, click on the link above: almost $147BN in cash and short term investments, and about $16BN in long term debt.
                                                              10/29/13
                                                              • David Jackson
                                                                What do the CEOs of $AMZN, $AAPL, $MSFT and $INTC have in common? This: http://bit.ly/HdfGeg
                                                                10/24/13
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                                                                  • David Jackson
                                                                    "Apple's keynote presentations were once the most exciting events in the tech industry. Now they feel repetitive and boring." $AAPL
                                                                    10/24/13
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                                                                    • David Jackson: I saw a tweet by someone who wrote: "I miss Steve Jobs." Is this a widely held view?
                                                                      10/24/13
                                                                    • Patent News: of course
                                                                      10/24/13
                                                                      • David Jackson
                                                                        Jeff Bezos: "Your margin is my opportunity". (1) $AAPL iPad pricing vs. $GOOG, $AMZN. (2) $MSFT Windows vs. $AAPL OS. Thoughts?
                                                                        10/23/13
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                                                                        • J Mintzmyer: $AMZN is all talk- they have no money to subsidize their products beyond the Kindle.
                                                                          10/23/13
                                                                        • David Jackson: Here's an interesting perspective on tablet pricing: http://bit.ly/1aLGDgo
                                                                          10/26/13
                                                                          • David Jackson
                                                                            The $AAPL iPad mini + Retina screen is 331g vs 308g for the regular mini. Does weight matter? Will this impact sales?
                                                                            10/23/13
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                                                                            • caligrowthresearch: Android tablets are mostly plastic toys...
                                                                              10/23/13
                                                                            • rdtuck02: ipad 3 was heavier than ipad 2 due to the retina display, and it sold fine. Don't see the 1/3 lb increase offsetting the better display.
                                                                              10/23/13
                                                                              • David Jackson
                                                                                The $AMZN Kindle Fire HDX got great reviews. Will this reduce $AAPL iPad mini holiday sales?
                                                                                10/15/13
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                                                                                • James A. Kostohryz: Factor in what this could do to AAPLs profit margins 3-5 years from now, and all of the sudden, the stock does not appear so cheap any more.
                                                                                  10/16/13
                                                                                • David Jackson: Reminds me of Jeff Bezos' statement: "Your margin is my opportunity".
                                                                                  10/16/13
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