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  • A Very Detailed Look At Organovo [View article]
    But you are saying they have a product to sell, but at the end try to cover the fact they don't. Fact is, others are doing the same thing and there will be competing products by companies that are already known to the big pharma companies in the space.
    But if I play along with you, what is the income they can expect from sales if they get 100% of the liver assay market? Or did you not read the whole article to get to that part?
    Nov 19 11:35 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • A Very Detailed Look At Organovo [View article]
    How exactly are their prospects any different from the other companies listed? They can't do the same thing? You guys speak like ONVO has some sort of exclusive right to every organ in the body or any of the other possibilities you list, and no-one else does. Ridiculous.
    Nov 19 10:55 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Organovo: Love The Technology, Like The Company, But Wait To Buy The Stock [View article]
    They said the same thing about stem cells 15 years ago.
    Nov 16 11:28 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • One Small Step For BBM, One Giant Leap For BlackBerry [View article]
    :( HATE my WP8/920
    Nov 16 10:36 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • NQ Mobile's Games Apparently Removed From Apple's App Store [View article]
    I hold no stake in this, but in the article that just came out on yahoo, one of the games "dragon's Summon" is one of the ios games pulled. Shows that they have the opposite relationship for this title:

    "GUANGZHOU, China, May 28, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- China Mobile Games and Entertainment Group Limited ("CMGE" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:CMGE), a leading mobile game company in China, today began closed beta testing for its newest social puzzle and card game 'Dragon's Summon.' The game is jointly operated and published by CMGE and FL Mobile. CMGE is the sole operator and publisher for the Android-version of 'Dragon's Summon,' while FL Mobile is responsible for the iOS version. The game was unveiled in front of an audience of over a hundred participants at a press conference held in Beijing on May 28, 2013."

    I also find it odd that a supposedly huge game like Gods and Dragons that is so popular in China has only 157 "likes" on it's facebook page vs 645,695 likes for a game like Clash of Clans. COC of course destroys the income of GAD, but 157?
    Oct 29 12:39 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Deer Hunter 2014 Rakes In Almost $1 Million A Day For Glu Mobile [View article]
    You should try both to see how they achieve prying money from players hands. To compare clash to deer hunter as something similar just because both are games, is absurd. DH will never have the staying power of a game that would literally take years to 'upgrade' everything without paying to speed the process up. There are better comparisons historically to a similar style of game.
    p.s., clash has hit $2.4 million per day.
    Oct 18 10:08 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Precious Metals Outlook: Platinum, Palladium Prices Rosy For 2014 [View article]
    What would be a good play in the Palladium sector looking to 2014?
    Oct 4 05:50 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple $700: Don't Get Burned Again [View article]
    Like a watch? Yaaawn.. Like Samsung's tv's that links to tablets and phones (only about a year old)? To call him a 'young guy' must make you an 'old guy'? If so you must surely remember appl in the 80's/90's and how well their model worked before MS threw them a life line.
    Aug 20 10:27 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia Set To Make Investors Very Happy [View article]
    Thomas,.. "need"? Plenty good enough right now. Went into best buy, no more Nokia, no more windows phones. Can anyone in US confirm if same thing there?
    Aug 20 10:08 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Alberta Oilsands Inc - A Potential Cash Windfall That Could Change The Company [View article]
    Hah.. another blast form the past. Ya they sounded like they really had something going. I actually drove up close to their area in northern saskatchewan when I was checking out another companies land near Carrot River. I never did get that far but I remember the areal photo's of their project looked like they were very far along, had a massive camp built and airstrip..etc.. wonder whatever happened to them or the site?
    Jul 31 11:01 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Alberta Oilsands Inc - A Potential Cash Windfall That Could Change The Company [View article]
    Look at Cenovus or any of the larer ones.. many SAGD projects going. A smaller one I have been following is stp.to that has started production.
    Jul 31 10:53 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Alberta Oilsands Inc - A Potential Cash Windfall That Could Change The Company [View article]
    Funny to see this name pop up on SA. If you had gone back further, the chart would have been far worse and actually resembles a pump and dump. Was in this 5 years back around $1.00. I think I broke even after a massive drop and never looked back on it.
    Jul 31 10:52 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Uralkali Stuns The Potash Market: The New Era Begins [View article]
    It will be interesting to see how it plays out. It doesn't make much sense to force the price per ton down 25%, then raise capacity 30% and hope to make more than previously. Especially considering the fact all other producers will ramp production as well and would pressure prices further. If the move is to gain market share, the end game should still be to eventually raise prices.
    Jul 31 10:09 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • ZERO Has Strong Technology And An Achieveable Business Plan [View article]
    Mike.. FAR too much to list here on this company. 15 years, 7 failed products prior to this, 80 million + dollars blown, and $69,000 made while the insiders pay themselves millions in salaries and stock options. Go to their website. Ask yourself this - if you were in the industry and interested in this.. where is there any information or even a person to contact? Look at ANY other legitimate oilfield or pipeline parts company website and look at the spec sheets and downloads for everything.. then go back to the STWA website. Sure looks great if you were an unsophisticated investor thought right? Trans Canada want to talk to the IR guy which is the only point of contact there???

    In 2009 Cecil Kyte was stating (and you can find this interview on TWST online) that the company would be profitable in 2010 on the Elektra. Yet not a SINGLE one sold.. how is that? How can this guy be SO WRONG? This used to be the companies flagship prduct then, yet it has slowly and quietly been dropped from any mention on the website or NR's.. How could such a product with so great a potential just be dropped with not a single sale? Is it incompetence or something else? Don't CEO's have some sort of fiduciary duty to shareholders or does the OTCBB play by other rules?

    Go to the 'investors' page on the STWA website. Check out the history of NR's and start from the earliest. Check out all the NR's of massive contracts for all these products over the last 15 years.. yet never is a SINGLE one sold.. how is that? Check out the NR on the LG Partners deal for the AOT.. try and find ANY info on this company.. anything.. anywhere.. With the China NR's.. try and find info on any of those companies. This is simple DD stuff.

    So why do they continue blowing 10's of millions on these products? In the same year Cecil was claiming the Elektra would make the company profitable, a professor of combustion and propulsion was asked to comment on all of this..
    http://bit.ly/1bRIfdH~ogulder/Z_Energy&...

    The comments of the shoddy testing methods is a common theme with this company. But the writeup tears EVERYTHING apart.

    Here is his resume:
    http://utias.utoronto.ca~ogulder/GulderCV_June...

    He is presently funded by Rolls Royce and Pratt and Whitney among others so I take it he knows what he is talking about. Why didn't this company stop a decade ago with this ridiculous device (ZEFs/Elektra)? Pretty simple answer to me.

    http://bit.ly/1bRIfdM

    Is another article.. what do these guys say about the testing methods? One doesn't even bother to comment of the 3 asked. Again.. why do you think this company would continue on with this stuff with so many peers tearing it apart? What motivation might they have to ignore all these people and just continue on with a device that they cannot possibly think will work? After all these failures, how is the AOT any different?

    My friend at Trans Canada had never heard of them, and to be honest didn't even seem remotely interested in knowing about them. He simply said "if something like this worked, we would have had it a long time ago". And as far as the authors comments of the massive use of heating of pipelines, when I contacted the PRCI to ask about the DOE testing STWA did, he actually laughed when I brought up the possibility of savings in a heated line.. He thought I was joking that a line like that actually existed. When I mentioned this article and that he had a legitimate link, the PRCI stated that he had NEVER heard of a line being heated like that in his life. I cannot deny the links, but you can look up who the PRCI are. Read the other seeking alpha article that this one is a response to. It lays out quite a bit that really cannot and has never been countered.
    Jul 25 02:25 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia Is Neither HERE Nor There [View article]
    Their other divisions will not stay profitable long as dogs like this will leave bad tastes in peoples mouths and they will avoid all things Nokia.
    A 'big' reason I got 920 was nav and offline maps. Aside from a myriad of other issues with the 920, I have had the nav:

    - start out, show route, then simply make the route the highway I was on, into infinity with the position arrow shown sideways on road. Had to reboot phone which rarely gets done because phone turns on when you plug in to charge so there isn't really a time you can normally turn it off.
    - start out, show route, but think the next point to warn of was a random point a km or two up a 1000 km highway trip.. With no turns on it. It showed highway as a long dashed line basically. Had to reboot phone.
    - Bluetooth is pathetic on phone. Voice guidance on nav fine, but if you have Bluetooth hands free on in vehicle and phone links, voice guidance no longer works.
    - nav sucks so much power, even plugged in phone cannot charge and is often dead an hour after you get to location and unplug.

    In short, I looked forward to nav on 920 more than any other phone as it is quite often necessary for my work. After this 920, I will not only avoid all Nokia products, but nav specifically if they are involved with it. Eventually the bungling will catch up either directly or halo.
    Jul 18 09:45 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
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