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Bitcoin: Addressing The Controversy

Starting next Monday, I will be contributing a regular column on Bitcoin for Nasdaq.com. The series will consist of a look at the week ahead each Monday and other articles on an occasional basis...Read More >>


The Long-Term Drivers of Bitcoin

Last week, in an opening salvo into the Bitcoin trading world , I suggested that you may want to look at a long position in Bitcoin against the U.S. Dollar to take advantage of the weakness in...Read More >>


5 Reasons Why Facebook Wants You to Download its Messenger App

Facebook users on iOS and Android devices who wish to message their friends must now download the company's Messenger application. Naturally, this has created a lot of controversy and unhappy...Read More >>


Recent Bitcoin Weakness Creates An Opportunity

Bitcoin, it seems, has rediscovered its volatility. After a couple of months of consolidation spent hovering around the $600 level the crypto-currency has taken a dive in the last week or so,...Read More >>


The Market Basket Strike Really Matters

Something big's going on in the Boston retail landscape. Non unionized, company president loving workers have launched a weeks long strike. It has seriously shut down business as usual at The...Read More >>


Bitcoin: Getting Started In Trading

My intention in writing about Bitcoin in these pages each week is to make the subject as boring as possible. Not the articles, of course; I hope that they will be lively and entertaining, with...Read More >>


This Is Why Ninja Turtles Didn't Need to Be Great

Image source Nickelodeon Movies. If you've seen the reboot of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise, produced by action movie guru Michael Bay, you're far from alone. The aptly named...Read More >>


3 Things We Have Learned From Google (GOOG)

As strange as it may seem, today, August 19th 2014, marks the ten year anniversary of Google ( GOOG ; GOOGL )’s IPO. I say strange because I am sure that many, like me, have to be reminded...Read More >>


Forget The Obvious Resistance, Apple (AAPL) Is Set To Soar

Apple ( AAPL ) stock is in an interesting place. It doesn’t happen often, but just occasionally a chart point is so glaringly obvious, significant and frequently mentioned that, for a short time,...Read More >>


iPhone 6 and Other New Products Apple Could Unveil in Its "Very Busy Fall"

Another week of hyped Apple rumors has passed, and we're left with a handful of new reports to sift through. Among the most interesting was another claim about the launch time frame for Apple's...Read More >>