Dankline

Daniel B. Kline

Daniel B. Kline is an accomplished writer and editor who has worked for the Microsoft Windows 8 Finance app and The Boston Globe, where he wrote for the paper and ran the Boston.com business desk. He also made regular appearances on Radio BDC and hosted the Boston.com live blog during the Boston Marathon bombing coverage. His latest book "Worst Ideas Ever" (Skyhorse) can be purchased at bookstores everywhere. In addition to his financial writing, Kline wrote a syndicated opinion column that appeared in hundreds of newspapers. He lives in Connecticut with his wife, Celine, son, Joshua, and cats Caroline and Cookiepuss.

Dankline’s Activity

Yesterday

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 2:23 PM

Is This Microsoft Xbox One Price Cut a Last Chance to Save the Game Console?

Microsoft has announced bold new price cuts for its struggling gaming system.

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 12:29 PM

3 Things Comcast May Not Want You to Know

The cable company has raised its bottom line through a number of methods it likely does not want to share with the public.

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 9:07 AM

Is Amazon a Real Company? Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Doesn't Think So

Ballmer gives harsh criticism. Bezos isn't discouraged by the latest quarter at Amazon.

Mon Oct 27

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 11:32 AM

Star Wars vs Marvel: Which Will Prove to Be a Better $4 Billion Investment for Disney?

Both franchises are potentially huge, but will one mean more than other to the company's bottom line?

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 10:39 AM

3 Reasons Coca-Cola Can Turn It Around

The company has struggled with falling sales for its soda lines, but its CEO seems to have it on the right path.

Sat Oct 25

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 6:07 PM

McDonald's Ads Completely Miss the Point

The company is answering questions about its food. Will it win back customers?

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 9:00 AM

Verizon Found A Sneaky New Way To Make Cell Phone Customers Pay More

The company changed the terms of one of its most popular deals in a very quiet fashion.

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 8:38 AM

Can Microsoft Take Music Sales From Apple?

The company has launched a clever new app that may help it get its foot in the door with customers.

Thu Oct 23

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 3:48 PM

Target's Bold Holiday Pricing Strategy May Make You Dump Amazon

The offer is at the core of the company's aggressive effort to rebuild its business.

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 1:59 PM

3 Things Working Against Keurig 2.0 Brewers

Keurig Green Mountain has released the successor to its popular K-Cup brewers and it has reasons to be concerned.

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 12:55 PM

Sprint vs. T-Mobile: Who Is Winning the Most Customers?

John Legere may have created the blueprint that's allowing Sprint to become a bigger rival.

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 11:07 AM

3 Reasons a Microsoft Watch Is Destined to Fail

The company is reportedly going to enter the wearables market in the coming weeks.

Wed Oct 22

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 7:32 PM

Cable Bill Too High but Not Ready to Cut the Cord? Here's What Some People Are Doing.

Cord-shaving involves dropping down to the cheapest and most basic channel package offered.

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 9:41 AM

This City Is Taking a Stand Against Comcast's Customer Service. Will It Matter?

One New England city's government does not want the cable provider, but it mat not have a choice.

Tue Oct 21

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 10:50 AM

2 Ways Wal-Mart Is Gearing Up to Take on Amazon

The retail giant is looking to invest heavily in taking on the online sales leader.

Mon Oct 20

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 3:19 PM

How Big Will The Harry Potter Fantastic Beasts Spinoffs Be For Warner Bros?

The movies are based on a book that's not a novel where the boy wizard does not appear.

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 11:54 AM

Has T-Mobile's John Legere Nailed Best Buy's Big Problem?

The outspoken CEO could not resist slamming the retailer even though it sells his company's phones.

Fri Oct 17

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 5:44 PM

2 Reasons Why CBS All Access Will Flop

The new service is attempting to sell content that is mostly free anyway to an audience largely not interested in its shows.

Thu Oct 16

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 3:12 PM

Which 5 States Are Charging an Arm and a Leg For Cigarettes?

The price of being a smoker keeps going up and a pack now costs more than $5 in all 50 states.

NL

Article

Dankline published an article 9:42 AM

Why 'Captain America 3' Has A Shot At Being The Biggest Movie Of All Time

Marvel's films have grown steadily more popular and the addition of Robert Downey Jr. plus a legendary story could make this sequel the most successful one yet.

Show More Activity ...

CAPS Stats & Trivia

CAPS Player Rating < 20
Player Rank 0 out of 75056
Score 0.00
Score Change Today 0
Accuracy 0.00%
Active Picks 0
Total Picks 0
Best Pick ( 0)
Worst Pick ( 0)
Average Score per Pick 0.00
Charms Earned 0
Highest Rated Favorite No Favorites Selected
Go to Dankline’s CAPS page

Boards Stats & Trivia

Board Posts 0
Recs Received 0
People who have rec'd these posts 0
Recs to Posts Ratio (last 30 days) N/A
Threads Started 0
Threads Started Percentage 0.00 %
Most Frequent Board N/A
Very First Post N/A
Percentage of Posts Rec'd 100.00 %
Show Dankline’s 10 Latest Posts