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Top Analysts Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Canada Goose, Exelon, Red Hat, Snap, ViaSat, Zebra Technologies and More

With the Dow and the S&P 500 down yet again yesterday, and March looking to come in as the worst month for the markets since January of 2016, investors have started to think that the Trump trade and rally may be getting a little long in the tooth. 867 more words


Did Amazon Get a Good Deal for Souq.com?

When word leaked out last week that Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) would purchase Middle Eastern e-commerce firm Souq.com for less than $1 billion, the Reuters report referred to the deal as Amazon’s acquisition of a “cheap, curious trinket.” The Financial Times had estimated a purchase price of $650 million to $750 million, and a later estimate cited at Fortune put Amazon’s offer at a paltry $580 million. 335 more words


Apple Pay 'Growing Nicely' Says Analyst

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) released its Apple Pay program for retail stores and in-app sales in the fall of 2014. Last fall the company added for mobile and desktop browser payments. 280 more words


See how old Amazon’s AI thinks you are

See how old $AMZN’s AI thinks you are
http://www.theVerge.com/2017/2/10/14582192/amazon-ai-rekognition-age-guess-software Free via image Rekognition platform, in the dev toolkit part of @AWScloud

“Amazon’s latest artificial intelligence tool is a piece of image recognition software that can learn to guess a human’s age. 66 more words


Satisfaction With Smartphones Nearly Equal Between Apple, Samsung

The more consumers use a smartphone to operate connected home services like smart appliances and thermostats, the better they like their smartphones. The highest ratings were reported by consumers who also have a voice-activated device such as the Echo from Amazon.com Inc. 369 more words


How Much Would You Pay to Stream a New, First-Run Movie?

Movie studios and theater owners are talking about shortening the between a movie’s first theatrical release and the first day the movie may be streamed. The gap between the so-called “release window,” when theaters have exclusive rights to exhibit a film, is typically around a year, but the time until the movie makes it to a streaming service may be another year. 291 more words


Will Tronc Vice Chairman Offer $18 a Share?

There is speculation by the Los Angeles edition of the American Business Journal that Tronc Inc. (NASDAQ: TRNC) Vice Chairman Patrick Soon-Shiong may make a bid for the entire company. 288 more words