Groupon (GRPN ) made headlines Tuesday after (IBM ) announced a $167 million lawsuit for violation of four of its e-commerce IPs. The tech giant claims that while Amazon (AMZN ) , Facebook (FB ) , and Google (GOOGL ) each pay between $20 million and $50 million for use of these technologies,
Local smartphone brands Oppo and Vivo have taken the Chinese smartphone market by storm in the past few years. During 2016, both brands — subsidiaries of BBK Electronics — surpassed Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone in terms of unit sales in China.
Last week, Oppo and Vivo founder Duan Yongping talked about how Oppo and Vivo took the China sales crown from Apple. “Apple....More>>>
San Francisco, CA, based Investment company Boltwood Capital Management buys iShares Core S&P Small-Cap, Allergan PLC, AmerisourceBergen, Abbott Laboratories, Schwab US Aggregate Bond, Philip Morris International, SPDR DJ Wilshire Global Real Estate, Moody’soration, PACCAR, Fortune Brands Home & Security, sells St Jude Medical, McKesson, Merck, Conduent, Bioverativ during the 3-months....More>>>
It is the golden rule of mutual fund picking: If youre a do-it-yourself investor, avoid load funds, which charge commissions of up to 5.75% every time you buy shares. But were going to break that rule, sort of. Thats because many discount brokers, such as Fidelity and Charles Schwab, let you buy load funds without paying a sales charge.
I don’t know if the bull market in bonds is over or not, and nor do I care. I’m not in the business of playing Captain Prediction. I trade the markets that are in front of me, using my data-dependent 3G investing framework, explains Landon Whaley, editor of The Whaley Report.
As we begin 2017, all three gravities — fundamental, quantitative, and behavioral — are....More>>>
Diana Containerships Inc (NASDAQ: DCIX) shares dipped 25.4 percent to $0.280. Diana Containerships disclosed a 1-for-7 reverse stock split. Yield10 Bioscience Inc (NASDAQ: YTEN) shares tumbled 18.8 percent to $4.18. Yield10 Biosciences priced its $2.3 million direct offering at $4.00 per share. DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) shares fell 17.3 percent to $1.05. DryShips reported a 1 year contract....More>>>
Reviews for Samsung’s latest, greatest, and hopefully non-exploding Galaxy S8 are starting to hit the web, and there’s universal praise among the tech press. After years of shamelessly copying Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) designs (and getting sued for it), Samsung has truly come up with an innovative and unique design that looks....More>>>
The fourth quarter of 2016 was the first quarter since the second quarter of 2014 that Macau’s gaming market grew at all. And the signs of life have given new hope to gaming investors with exposure to the world’s biggest gaming market.
But Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) may not have had as strong a quarter as competitors like Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL) and Wynn....More>>>
In theory, the Internet of Things should allow patients and providers to take unprecedented control of health care. In practice, it is shaping up to be a security nightmare.
Earlier this month, Johnson & Johnson notified 114,000 patients of a security hole in its Animas One Touch Ping connected insulin pump. Although the company claims attacks are unlikely, the flaw could....More>>>