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Steve Jobs’ Appearance At WWDC Fails To Rally Apple Stock (NSDA: AAPL)

Shares of Apple (NSDQ: AAPL) tumbled on Tuesday as CEO Steve Jobs appearance at the company’s Worldwide Developer Conference failed to rally the stock. Tuesday’s decline continued a late sell-off that began yesterday during the midst of the conference, shares finished lower $6 or 1.8 percent to $132.08. Jobs took a leave from his current […]
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General Motors (NYSE: GM), Ford (NYSE: F) May Auto Sales Hold Up Better Than Foreign Competitors

The major automakers released U.S auto sales results for the month of May on Wednesday.  As expected, they all posted a decline as widespread parts shortages due to the Japanese earthquake on Mar 11 caused inventory shortages for dealers. However, General Motors (NYSE: GM) and Ford (NYSE: F) held up much better than their foreign […]
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Apple (AAPL) Sets Guinness Records

The 2011 Guinness Book of World Records Gaming Edition has confirmed what most gamers already know- Apple is a serious contender in the world of gaming. As stated recently on Apple Insider, “Apple’s success with the iPhone 4 and the App Store has earned the company several impressive records in the 2011 Gamer’s Edition of […]
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Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) Sets World Records

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) has made the news yet again. To the delight of Apple fans around the world the company is receiving lots of recognition for making it into the Guinness Book of World Records. Fans should be excited to know that they didn’t receive just one recognition, but several. Rewards went out for the […]
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New Movies Coming To Netflix (NFLX)

A new multi-year agreement with Miramax will increase the number of movies in the Watch Instantly category by several hundred titles. According to the press release, this is the first time a digital subscription service will have access to Miramax titles. For U.S. Netflix subscribers, this will add to the number of movies which can […]
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YouTube (NASDAQ: GOOG) Competes with Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX)

Google’s (NASDAQ: GOOG) YouTube is attempting to take on Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) by streaming full-length movies through collaborations with Hollywood movie studios like Sony Corp., Warner Brothers, Universal Pictures and Lionsgate. About 3,000 movies will be offered on Youtube, available for rent by United States viewers, at about $3.99 each. YouTube is most known for […]
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Facebook Revealed as Instigator of Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) PR Attack

A publicity stunt had been revealed that outs Facebook as the chief instigator in a campaign to smear Google (NASDAQ: GOOG). USA Today reported that Sheryl Sandberg, a veteran executive hired from Google and now COO of Facebook gave the green light to launch an ad campaign against Google. The Daily Beast broke the story […]
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Apple Involved in Yet Another Location-Information Legal Battle

The United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico is the latest to file a lawsuit against the technology company, Apple (NASDAQ: APPL). The lawsuit alleges that Apple transmitted phone users locations to third-party advertisers which constituted fraud and unfair trade practices. This lawsuit also names The Weather Channel and Pandora Media as […]
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Lawsuit Filed Against Apple(NASDAQ: AAPL) Google, Adobe, Intel, Pixar, Lucasfilm and Intuit

A former employee of Lucasfilm claims executives from top performing technology companies like Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL), Google (NASDAQ: GOOG), Adobe, Intel, Pixar, Lucasfilm and Intuit agreed not to hire employees from one another’s businesses; and to put a limit on the salaries of individuals working for them. The lawsuit is seeking class action status, filed […]
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Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) Sues College Bookstores in Response to Complaint that Amazon Textbook Ads are Misleading

When the National Association of College Stores Inc., a group of over 3,000 college bookstores, complained that Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) was misleading customers with their textbook ads – Amazon responded by filing a federal court lawsuit. In February, NACS wrote to Amazon and explained they were troubled by the lower prices Amazon was advertising on […]
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Customers of JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM), Citigroup (NYSE: C), Capital One (NYSE: COF), and US Bancorp (NYSE: USB) May Have E-Mail Addresses Hacked

Customers of some of the nation’s largest companies, including many of the nation’s largest banks, may begin to receive a flood of unwelcome mail due to a security breach at a national third-party email fulfillment company. JPMorgan Chase (JPM), Citigroup Inc. (C), US Bancorp (USB) were among the companies that were reporting that some of […]
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American Tower Down 8.5% On AT&T’s Purchase Of T-Mobile

    Shares of American Tower (NYSE:AMT), along with other U.S. tower building telecom companies, fell on Monday, as AT&T’s $39 billion deal to buy T-Mobile USA raised concerns that telecom consolidation will reduce the demand for infrastructure.In the past, when two U.S. wireless companies merged, there has not been an immediate impact on cell […]
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When Surety Bonds and Banking Intersect

This is a guest post by Kevin Kaiser of SuretyBonds.com, a nationwide surety bond provider. The agency’s Surety Bond Education Program reaches out to professionals in a number of industries who have an invested interest in surety bonds. When it comes to purchasing or investing in some sort of bond, consumers usually begin their search […]
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Mint.com Scam: What Is The Most Reported Mint.com Scam?

With any new business, consumers need to be wary of the business practices of the company and learn as much as they can about the company before doing business with them.  Many companies have complaints leveled against them by disappointed customers and Mint.com is no exception.  The most common Mint.com scam reported is not a […]
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US job market expected to improve slowly but surely

This is a guest post by Neil R. Williams, a financial consultant. He helps and consultants people on financial issues such as their debt problems, credit repair, debt settlement, bankruptcy filing and so. Besides, he writes articles on finance topics and have them published across the web The global financial crisis that the US is […]
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