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Fri Aug 19

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TMFTheDude published an article 3:49 PM

How Important Is Ad Revenue to Alphabet?

Don't get distracted by Alphabet's Other Bets segment. It still derives 99% of its sales from advertising, and that's by no means a bad thing.

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TMFTheDude published an article 9:38 AM

Snapchat's Move Into Search Was Only a Matter of Time

Though its exact application isn't clear at the moment, Snapchat's recent purchase of search app Vurb likely helps further its budding rivalry with the likes of Facebook, Alphabet, and others.

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TMFTheDude published an article 9:07 AM

Pinterest Moves Into Video Ads To Accelerate Revenue Growth

Pinterest's challenge to online advertising giants Facebook and Alphabet enters a new chapter with its coming rollout of video ads.

Wed Aug 17

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TMFTheDude published an article 12:27 PM

Apple Renews Its Machine Learning Push

With its purchase of artificial intelligence start-up Turi, Apple's ecosystem should receive a boost in a host of smaller, but important, ways.

Tue Aug 16

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TMFTheDude published an article 5:12 PM

Will This Be the First $1 Trillion Tech Company?

Though Apple and Alphabet both garner the bulk of tech investors' attention, one slightly-less-obvious candidate may enjoy the most bullish long-term growth outlook.

Thu Aug 11

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TMFTheDude published an article 1:11 PM

Possible Supplier for Apple's Project Titan Looks Cheap Today

As a potential Apple supplier, Magna International offers a compelling mix of value and growth for investors today.

Wed Aug 10

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TMFTheDude published an article 4:33 PM

Apple Inc's New TV Strategy Isn't As Underwhelming As You Think

With Apple's TV service reportedly on the shelf, the company's latest machinations still likely position it to push toward its longstanding over-the-top content service.

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TMFTheDude published an article 2:43 PM

Did Hulu Just Become a Potential "Netflix Killer"?

Once the apparent loser of the streaming wars, Hulu has recently moved to repaint itself as the best player to capitalize on the digitization of entertainment.

Mon Aug 8

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TMFTheDude published an article 3:02 PM

Wal-Mart Takes Aim at Amazon With Its $3 Billion Jet.com Acquisition

Despite a potentially rich price tag, Wal-Mart investors should cheer the move.

Sun Aug 7

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TMFTheDude published an article 4:41 PM

Samsung Gears Up for Apple's iPhone 7 With the Note 7

The South Korean electronics giant hopes to cushion its 2016 handset design leadership with another winning smartphone. How will Apple respond?

Sat Aug 6

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TMFTheDude published an article 10:21 AM

What Apple Music and Spotify Can Learn From the "Spotify Of China"

Tencent's QQ Music service achieves something that was once unimaginable in the streaming music business -- profitability!

Fri Aug 5

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TMFTheDude published an article 11:18 AM

Here's Why Time Warner's Hulu Investment Matters More Than You Might Think

With Time Warner on board, Hulu could finally become the first streaming service to truly give consumers everything they want.

Thu Aug 4

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TMFTheDude published an article 5:22 PM

What's Behind Verizon's $10 Billion Buying Spree?

As it transforms its business with a surprising series of acquisitions, how should investors think about the changes underway at the telecom giant?

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TMFTheDude published an article 4:47 PM

Facebook's Instagram Steals Snapchat's Defining Feature

The war for social media supremacy escalated this week with Facebook's prized image-sharing app taking a page from Snapchat's book.

Wed Aug 3

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TMFTheDude published an article 2:17 PM

Do Short-Term Headwinds Make Baidu Inc. a Buy?

Baidu's recent Q2 earnings reveal a company struggling to overcome near-term business pressures. Does that create an opportunity for contrarian investors today?

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TMFTheDude published an article 12:38 AM

1 Reason Amazon Will Dominate the Second Half

Amazon's competitive advantages continue to serve as a tailwind for its soaring stock price, as one piece of research recently demonstrated.

Mon Aug 1

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TMFTheDude published an article 5:43 PM

Facebook's Ambitious Growth Plans Finally Take Off

With Facebook and Alphabet both scrambling to invent new technologies to bring more people online, Project Aquila's first test flight marks an important milestone for the world's pre-eminent social media platform.

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TMFTheDude published an article 5:25 PM

Did Apple Kill Its Own TV Ambitions?

A new report sheds light on Apple's failed tactics as it pursued its long-coveted streaming service. However, investors should resist the temptation to attach undue meaning to this one event.

Fri Jul 29

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TMFTheDude published an article 4:26 PM

Apple Inc.'s Project Titan Gets a New Boss

But just how much difference can one make?

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TMFTheDude published an article 3:50 PM

We Aren't Even Close to "Peak Apple"

Even as Apple struggles to come to grips with its size and usher in a new era of growth, one analyst's negative Apple call totally misses the boat.

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