Google, Inc. Is About to Get Its Answer to Apple, Inc.'s Watch Edition
5/24/2015, 12:50 pm from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
Apple Watch Edition. Source Apple Apple wasn't the first company to release a smartwatch, but it was the first to offer a luxury model. Google 's hardware partners had released... Read >>
Wait, the FCC Thinks Comcast and Big Cable Have Enough Competition?
5/24/2015, 12:45 pm from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
Under Chairman Tom Wheeler, the Federal Communications Commission has been fairly serious about encouraging competition. The federal agency made it clear that it would not support a merger between Sprint and T Mobile because... Read >>
Is Intel Corporation Going to Power the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2?
5/24/2015, 12:25 pm from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
Phone Arena points out that an Intel powered Samsung tablet, referred to as "samsung CHOPIN LTE" has popped up in the Geekbench 3 database. The tablet, running a 64 bit build of Google 's... Read >>
Set Phasers to Stun: U.S. Army Channels Star Trek for Future Ray Gun
5/24/2015, 12:13 pm from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
Standard issue M4A1 carbine soon available in ray gun configuration? Photo source U.S. Air Force . For nearly five decades, the venerable M16 rifle (and its M4 carbine... Read >>
Will Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Crush Amazon.com, Inc.'s Prime Service?
5/24/2015, 12:05 pm from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
It's no secret that the rise of e commerce giant Amazon has been disruptive to brick and mortar chains like Wal Mart . Amazon's Price Check app turned those stores into big showrooms, and its... Read >>
TrueCar Inc. Sued Again; Is It Playing by the Rules?
5/24/2015, 12:03 pm from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
For every innovative product, service, or company there is always a downside the people or businesses being disrupted lose significant business. Sometimes that means mom and pop stores close, sometimes it means companies are... Read >>
Social Media Investment Opportunites for the Long Term
5/24/2015, 11:45 am from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
Social media has been a transient field. For many years, today's winners were tomorrow's out of business failures. MySpace, Friendster, Classmates.com, Orkut, Digg, and so many more either flamed out brilliantly or still exist... Read >>
Hypothetically, Here's What Might Happen to Marijuana Prices if it Were Legalized
5/24/2015, 11:41 am from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
Source Flickr user Paul Evans. Over the last two decades marijuana has practically been an unstoppable force. Since 1995, 23 states have legalized marijuana for medicinal purposes, while four states... Read >>
AT&T's DIRECTV Merger Signals International Growth Focus
5/24/2015, 11:40 am from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
Source AT&T Although most reports point to a hospitable reception for a proposed merger between AT&T and DIRECTV , it appears the companies are continuing their charm offensive. On Wednesday, the... Read >>
Why Facebook's Instagram Isn't Scared of Google's New Photo Service
5/24/2015, 11:21 am from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
Back in March, Google stated that it would unbundle Google+ Photos and Streams into stand alone products, casting doubts on the future of its struggling social network. According to a recent report from Bloomberg ,... Read >>