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Tim Beyers

Tim Beyers has been a Fool since the late 1990s and a contributor to Fool.com since 2003. As a professional freelancer, he's written thousands of articles for not only the Fool but also AOL DailyFinance, Fast Company, Entrepreneur, Writer's Digest, and 5280 Magazine, among others. At Fool.com, he covers disruptive ideas in technology and entertainment, though you'll most often find him writing and talking about the business of comics. Tim also contributes stock ideas to David Gardner's market-beating newsletter service, Motley Fool Rule Breakers, and helps manage a winning portfolio at Motley Fool Supernova, where he's a contributor to the Odyssey 1 mission. Find him online at timbeyers.me or send email to tbeyers@fool.com. For more insights, follow Tim on Google+ and Twitter.

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The Business of Sci-Fi: Can Comcast Turn Syfy Into the Next AMC?

NBCUniversal’s genre channel signs edgy new dramas as fan favorites “Being Human” and “Warehouse 13” come to an end.

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1 Way Jeff Bezos Is Like Warren Buffett -- And Why That’s Good News for Comic Book Shops

Three Fools talk about Amazon’s deal for comiXology, and why Bezos’ hands-off approach should put fans, comic book shop owners, and investors at ease.

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The Marvel and DC Effect: Indie Comic Book Movies Are on the Rise

As Walt Disney and Time Warner spend hundreds of millions on comic book movie adaptations, smaller studios acquire independent, creator-owned properties.

Fri Apr 18

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Why Fox Might Not See an Immediate Payoff From ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’

Amid a new trailer for “X-Men: Days of Future Past,” three Fools take to the Internet to assess the business prospects for Fox’s mutant franchise.

Thu Apr 17

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Does the Gnip Deal Make Twitter Inc. Stock a Buy?

Three Fools take to the Internet to assess whether more data means more gains or Twitter Inc. stock.

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Twitter Drinks From the Firehose as We Moneyball the Market for Comic Book Movies

Three Fools take to the air to tell you how to profit from the rising influence of geek culture.

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Will Smarter Wi-Fi Boost Qualcomm Inc. Stock?

A new approach to delivering wireless could triple speeds. But it’ll take mass adoption before investors see gains in Qualcomm stock.

Wed Apr 16

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Google Needs More Than Search to Make Android TV a Winner

A better interface won't mean much if Google’s Android TV bet doesn't also include big infrastructure investments.

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For Twitter Inc., the Advertising Binge Has Barely Started

A new strategy promises to test as many as 15 ad formats for those who don’t normally use the microblogger for marketing.

Tue Apr 15

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What Happens to Disney’s Business if Comic Book Movies and TV Become More Like the Comics?

Three Fools take to the Internet to discuss the long-term implications of Marvel’s building of a cross-media, in-continuity universe.

Mon Apr 14

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Between Toys, Video Games, and ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier,’ Disney Stock Offers Near-Infin

Three Fools take to the air to tell you how to profit from the rising influence of geek culture.

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Did ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ Just Doom ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ To Box Office Failure?

Three Fools debate whether a huge box office for Marvel’s latest epic creates unreasonable expectations for the unknown “Guardians of the Galaxy.”

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3 Questions About AMC’s Business Heading Into Mad Men’s Final Season

Will we ever see a show like this again? And will it matter to AMC if we don’t? Our analysts weigh in as the final season of “Mad Men” begins.

Sat Apr 12

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What Activision Blizzard, Inc. Has to Fear From Captain America and the Avengers

Three Fools take to the Internet to talk about Marvel characters joining "Disney Infinity," and what it means Activision Blizzard. Inc.'s "Skylanders."

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Rebooting the Spider-Man Movie Franchise Is Looking Like a Smart Move for Sony’s Business

As much as comic book fans tend to bemoan reboots, by the numbers, the Spider-Man movie universe could bring Sony huge profits.

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Will Amazon.com, Inc. Be Your New Comic Book Shop?

Months after creating its own comics imprint, Amazon.com, Inc. buys comiXology in a bid to be your digital comic book shop.

Fri Apr 11

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How Delta Is Helping Lift Microsoft Stock

A plan to bring phablets onto flights shows the potential for Windows devices, and could help boost Microsoft stock.

Thu Apr 10

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Amazon.com, Inc. Acquires ComiXology: 4 Big Questions Answered

Another innovator gets taken out of IPO contention as Amazon acquires ComiXology for an undisclosed sum.

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CBS Corporation Names Stephen Colbert to Succeed David Letterman as Host of "The Late Show"

No date set. Transition to occur when Letterman “retires from the broadcast.”

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