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Wed Jun 22

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TMFTheDude published an article 11:55 AM

Improving Its Ad Business Won’t Be Enough for Spotify

As it attempts to outrun the growth of competitors such as Apple, Pandora, and Amazon, Spotify needs to look beyond fixing its advertising issues.

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TMFTheDude published an article 11:02 AM

An Apple iPhone Super Cycle In 2017?

Though rumors increasingly suggest the upcoming iPhone 7 will resemble the iPhone 6s, much better days may be one device cycle away.

Tue Jun 21

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TMFTheDude published an article 10:41 PM

The 5G Wireless Revolution Just Started With This Move

In a recent speech, the FCC chairman probably kickstarted the 5G movement, but it will be some time before AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, or Sprint brings the service to consumers.

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Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) will Outperform the S&P 500
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TMFTheDude published an article 10:27 AM

Apple Inc. Catches a Much-Needed Break in India

India's decision to drop a key provision opens the door for Apple to enter the Indian smartphone growth market, but it won't fix all the company's problems.

Thu Jun 16

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TMFTheDude published an article 5:12 PM

As It Turns Cash Flow Positive, A Dropbox IPO Isn’t Imminent

With its destiny largely in its own hands, Dropbox would do well to focus on competing with Apple, Box, Microsoft, Google, and Amazon in the booming cloud storage market, instead of focusing on an IPO.

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TMFTheDude published an article 4:47 PM

Will Spotify Have an IPO in 2016?

With Apple, Amazon, Pandora, and more hot on its trail, one recent hire signals Spotify may have accelerated its IPO plans.

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TMFTheDude published an article 3:03 PM

Amazon to Launch Prime Streaming Music Service

Launching its own music app should give Amazon a leading music and streaming service to compete with the likes of Apple, Spotify, Pandora, and Alphabet.

Tue Jun 14

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TMFTheDude published an article 4:37 PM

This Incredible Chart Is Just One Piece of Snapchat's Growth Potential

As Snapchat focuses on revenue growth ahead of an eventual IPO, new research helps better explain Snapchat’s threat to Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.

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TMFTheDude published an article 3:18 PM

Is Microsoft Inc. Overpaying for LinkedIn?

The struggling B2B social network could make a lot of money for Microsoft and could bolster Microsoft products.

Fri Jun 10

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TMFTheDude published an article 7:51 PM

Should Dropbox Really Be Worth More Than Box Inc.?

With a valuation several times higher than rival Box and mounting competition from Apple, Amazon, and Alphabet, Dropbox’s $10 billion valuation doesn’t appear to hold water.

Thu Jun 9

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TMFTheDude published an article 7:50 PM

Microsoft's Cortana Comes to the Xbox

As the battle for the living room intensifies, Microsoft is positioning its artificial intelligence virtual assistant to challenge those of Amazon, Alphabet, and Apple.

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TMFTheDude published an article 7:37 PM

Is Pinterest Really Worth More Than Twitter?

As Pinterest seeks to establish itself as a genuine social media challenger to Facebook and Twitter, can its $11 billion valuation hold water?

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TMFTheDude published an article 2:22 PM

How Does Spotify Make Money?

With an IPO for the streaming music service inevitable in the next couple of years -- and with competition increasing -- investors are rightly wondering how it generates its revenues, and if it can earn a profit.

Wed Jun 8

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TMFTheDude published an article 12:51 PM

A Snapchat IPO in 2017?

Thanks to its $20 billion valuation, a Snapchat IPO is all but assured. However, Snapchat will need to focus on monetization and profitability before it can achieve a successful public offering.

Thu Jun 2

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TMFTheDude published an article 1:16 PM

How Does Jet Make Money?

With ambitious goals to take on Amazon, expect e-commerce unicorn Jet to prioritize user and revenue growth over profits for the considerable future.

Wed Jun 1

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TMFTheDude published an article 5:01 PM

How Does Snapchat Make Money?

As a Snapchat IPO looms in the horizon, the vanishing video startup has shifted its efforts to monetization and revenue growth.

Tue May 31

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TMFTheDude published an article 6:41 PM

How Does Dropbox Make Money?

With its private-market stock price reportedly sinking, the pressure is on for Dropbox to stave off the likes of Apple, Alphabet, Microsoft, and others.

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TMFTheDude published an article 12:17 PM

How Does Pinterest Make Money?

As Pinterest shifts its focus toward sales growth and monetization, the social media unicorn hopes to eventually challenge the likes of Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter with its unique business model.

Tue May 24

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TMFTheDude published an article 5:24 PM

Should Snapchat Really Be Worth More Than Twitter?

When it comes to tech companies, valuation is often in the eye of the beholder, as Twitter and Snapchat's current values illustrate.

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