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Business News Weekly ─ January 14, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ January 14, 2019 Amazon Takes Top Market – Cap Crown. Lately Microsoft as well as Amazon have been at the top, because Apple who was the leader for years has really slid down. Apple has fallen to number four, behind Amazon, Microsoft and...

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Business News Weekly ─ January 7, 2019

Business News Weekly ─ January 7, 2019  China is also having problems with their manufacturing output. It reduced the manufacturing for first time in several years. Automobile sales in China dropped causing foreign firms to idle some of their factories. I do believe...

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Business News Weekly ─ December 31, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ December 31, 2018 "Colleges widen gap-year opportunities" ─ from an article in the Wall Street Journal. This is new to me, where colleges are offering financial aid to entice admitted students to stay away for a year. Duke said it would begin...

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Business News Weekly ─ December 24, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ December 24, 2018 Elon Musk’s tunnel, the digging venture for his company, Boring, will be demonstrating his tunnel under Los Angeles in the coming week, tied in with a press conference. As reminder, he claims this is the future of...

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Business News Weekly ─ December 17, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ December 17, 2018 MICROSOFT haspassed APPLE with a capital value at $840 billion versus $811. GM unplugsbreakthrough electric vehicle. The VOLT was introduced in 2010, and less than 20,000were sold in this year. Actually, VOLT was number five...

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Business News Weekly ─ December 10, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ December 10, 2018 “Space X sets a satellite record” ─ from an article in the Wall Street Journal. It says a successful rocket launch Monday by Elon Musk’s Space X mark between those milestones for the company's drive to ease access for...

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Business News Weekly ─ December 3, 2018 

Business News Weekly ─ December 3, 2018  “These two online retailers are blowing Amazon out of the water” ─ from an article on CNBC. Etsy and Wayfair have each logged double-digit gains since the beginning of November. From an ad in Bloomberg Magazine, CME Group,...

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Business News Weekly ─ November 26, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ November 26, 2018 Tech stocks really hit hard. Just since their peak this summer, Google is down 21%, Apple down 22% and Amazon down 29%. Lower iPhone demand bites Apple suppliers. The lower than demand for Apple's new iPhone's has created...

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Business News Weekly ─ November 19, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ November 19, 2018 "Cash, promises won Amazon" ─ from an article in the Wall Street Journal. It goes on to say New York, Northern Virginia offered a combined $5.5 billion to secure head offices. "Amazon, Google face a battle for tech talent and,...

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Business News Weekly ─ November 12, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ November 12, 2018 “Amazon plans to pick two headquarter cities” ─ from an article in the Wall Street Journal. Apparently the tech giants will spread across a pair of locations, citing the need for more talent. At the same time Amazon battles for...

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Business News Weekly ─ November 5, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ November 5, 2018  "Apple lifts prices on MacBook Air, iPad Pro" ─ from an article in the Wall Street Journal. Both more expensive versions of the SMAC personal computers and a redesigned iPad. At the same time, the iPhone XR is the cheapest of...

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Business News Weekly ─ October 29, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ October 29, 2018 Tesla record profits ─ much to surprise the so called experts, it give Musk back some of the lost image this year. 2.8 million students online are getting their undergraduate degree. “Cheaper iPhone XR strikes the right number”...

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Business News Weekly ─ October 22, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ October 22, 2018 Harvard admissions on trial. The trial is related to Harvard admissions discriminating against Asian – American applicants and whether or not admission practices violated federal law. From Bloomberg magazine, Famous fans in...

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Business News Weekly ─ October 15, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ October 15, 2018 From zero to $1 billion in two years ─ from an article in the Wall Street Journal. Two Stanford dropouts formed the company, called Brex, it issues corporate credit cards to other emerging tech companies, embracing a sliver of...

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Business News Weekly ─ October 8, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ October 8, 2018 Uber Launches Scooter Service in Santa Monica. Uber is joining the rush into the electric scooter market today, and has launched its JUMP scooter service in Santa Monica, letting its Uber users reserve its scooters for a ride...

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Business News Weekly ─ October 1, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ October 1, 2018 Bezos startup scores and in contract. This will be providing engines for potential rivals next generation rocket. He is involved in his company space X, and I wonder running Amazon and their acquisitions, where does he find the...

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Business News Weekly ─ September 24, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ September 24, 2018 Dell must make the case that they can succeed where HP failed. Dell has to convince investors as the final push to go public. After the merger with EMC Corp., the revenue will be more than $90 billion. Dell personally: went...

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Business News Weekly ─ September 17, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ September 17, 2018 Well, Apple made their latest annual new product and apparently the investors like it, as Apple stock did quite well after the announcement. The average price for an Apple iPhone has increased from last year, so it's clear...

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