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  • 4 Reasons Nokia Shares Will Stop Falling [View article]
    Nokia $4.00 next week.
    Apr 8, 2013. 05:58 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • New York City will become the first metropolis in the U.S. to ban cigarette displays if legislation proposed by Mayor Bloomberg passes. The measure would be a dramatic change from the high-profile positioning of tobacco products near checkout counters at retail outlets and would follow up on other aggressive anti-smoking laws in the Big Apple. [View news story]
    The Big Apple has one big pain in the butt as its mayor.
    Mar 18, 2013. 01:01 PM | 8 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Windows 8 (MSFT) only made up 2.67% of PC Web traffic in February, per Net Applications. That's up modestly from 2.36% in January, and is the latest datapoint suggesting a slow adoption rate for Microsoft's latest OS. Windows 7 and XP accounted for 83.5% of Web traffic between them. (previous[View news story]
    Running 5 computers with Windows 8, Windows 7, XP as well as Vista. Windows XP for me is the best operating system out of all.
    Vista is the worst of them all.
    Mar 1, 2013. 07:34 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia (NOK) and a slew of academic/business partners have received a 10-year, €1B ($1.36B) EU grant to research and commercialize graphene, an ultra-thin structure said to have "a breaking strength 300 times greater than steel," and which could potentially have a variety of electronics applications. A Nokia R&D exec compares graphene's importance to that of silicon and cheap iron. Hyperbole? We should have a better idea within a decade. [View news story]
    Nokia, Innovations with value.
    Jan 31, 2013. 06:54 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Why Nokia Remains A Strong Buy Despite Different Analyst Opinions [View article]
    Urban, looking forward to your future articles, great job.
    Jan 29, 2013. 09:30 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • A judge in the Hostess bankruptcy approves a $1.8M payment in bonuses for Hostess Brands executives. The bigger issue: After the formalities of the bankruptcy case peel away, a potential goldmine of well-known brands could spur a bidding war. The word from one of the company's bankers in courtroom testimony was that calls have been coming in "fast and furious" and a stalking horse bid could be in place by mid-January. [View news story]
    It pays to go bankrupt.
    Nov 29, 2012. 03:43 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • A123 Systems (AONE) received a $946,830 grant payment from the government on the day it filed for Chapter 11 last month. The money, which was was part of $115.8M in funds that the electric-car battery producer has received, will add fuel to criticism about the government's support of green-energy programs. What won't help is that a court has approved bonuses of up to $4.2M for 10 employees who have stayed on while A123's assets are sold. [View news story]
    Socialists are never embarrassed.
    Nov 18, 2012. 08:45 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • A123 Systems (AONE) received a $946,830 grant payment from the government on the day it filed for Chapter 11 last month. The money, which was was part of $115.8M in funds that the electric-car battery producer has received, will add fuel to criticism about the government's support of green-energy programs. What won't help is that a court has approved bonuses of up to $4.2M for 10 employees who have stayed on while A123's assets are sold. [View news story]
    The tax payer gets ripped off again, our government at work.
    Nov 18, 2012. 01:36 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Is Apple Delicious At $500? [View article]
    No worst than yours.
    Nov 17, 2012. 09:28 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Vivus Inc: This Hedge Fund Just Went Activist [View article]
    Sorry but I just don't see VVUS going any where.
    Nov 17, 2012. 03:39 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Vringo Stock Can Only Go Up From Here [View article]
    Yes indeed VRNG can only go up from here. Wish all holding the best of luck.
    Nov 17, 2012. 03:35 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Did Apple Bottom Friday? [View article]
    It's a buy at $475.00
    Nov 17, 2012. 02:39 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Is Apple Delicious At $500? [View article]
    $475.00 sounds good I will wait to buy.
    Nov 17, 2012. 02:36 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Margin compression at Apple (AAPL) is long-term strategy, not a sign the company is losing its competitive edge, writes Kopin Tan in a bullish front-page Barron's article giving the iPhone maker the nod in its battles with Samsung (SSNLF.PK). "Samsung is running ads spoofing the cult of Apple. Samsung knows what it's like to have an image problem." [View news story]
    Samsung great ads great phone.
    Nov 17, 2012. 01:59 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • A high-profile group of nine Democratic and nine Republican senators urges Pres. Obama to quickly issue a permit for the northern leg of the Keystone pipeline (TRP +1.8%), citing the need to create jobs and to reduce oil imports from the Middle East. The senators' letter comes just ahead of a protest against the pipeline planned for the White House on Sunday. [View news story]
    They actually think Obama is going to do something for the good of the country,
    Nov 16, 2012. 02:58 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
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