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Business News Weekly ─ September 10, 2018

Business News Weekly ─ September 10, 2018 Apple may not the biggest for long. Amazon became the second with a market cap of $1 trillion, but it fell back during the week. Amazon beefs its fleet of vans. It's ordering 20,000 vans from Mercedes-Benz. "Colleges offer...

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Business News Weekly — September 3, 2018

Business News Weekly — September 3, 2018  Amazon isn't paying it electric bills, from an article in Bloomberg Magazine. The company is passing on infrastructure development and other cost to residents in at least two states.  Amazon is fast moving to get a marketing...

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Business News Weekly — August 27, 2018

Business News Weekly — August 27, 2018 Even the big and stumble. IBM spent billions of dollars on its computer Watson on the cure for cancer, but the diagnosis for Watson's gloomy.   "Some suppliers worry about Tesla" — from an article in the Wall Street Journal. This...

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Business News Weekly — August 20, 2018

Business News Weekly — August 20, 2018 "India aims to curb US tech giants" —  from an article in the Wall Street Journal. India has 390 Internet users and exceeds the US 285 million. At the same time China has 733 million people using the Internet. You can see why a...

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Business News Weekly — August 13, 2018

Business News Weekly — August 13, 2018  I've always felt the stock market with its ups and downs is controlled by the big guys. This is really emphasized recently when Tesla headed by CEO/Founder Musk made headlines by making a couple announcements- the results:...

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Business News Weekly — August 6, 2018

Business News Weekly — August 6, 2018 Apple got a lot of favorable press this past week. Apple delivered his best ever revenue in what is typically its weakest quarter. Although units ship went down the average price Apple is close to $1000. The average price is 15%...

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Business News Weekly — July 30, 2018

Business News Weekly — July 30, 2018  "Facebook Loses $119 Billion in One Day" — from the Wall Street Journal. Facebook Inc. suffered the biggest ever one-day loss in market value for a U.S. listed company, based on the company warning about slow growth. Mark...

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Business News Weekly — July 23 2018

Business News Weekly — July 23 2018 EU slaps $5 billion fine on Google. a record amount, as faulted for abusing its cloud in the market.  Google's operating system Android dominates the global market of the almost 1.5 billion devices shipped and Android has 1.25...

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Business News Weekly — July 16, 2018

Business News Weekly — July 16, 2018 Uber is riding the scooter bandwagon. The ride-hailing giant just announced its investment in Lime, one of the two leading dockless scooter and bike rental companies, as part of a $335M round led by Google's venture-capital arm....

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Business News Weekly — July 9, 2018

Business News Weekly — July 9, 2018 Interesting enough, these day’s interns are getting paid. After my working with some universities and entrepreneur programs I really think this is good and bad, because there are a lot of students willing to work as interns for free...

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Business News Weekly — July 2, 2018

Business News Weekly — July 2, 2018  Amazon strikes again, shaking up the Pharmacy business, by buying an on line pharmacy. While CVS pharmacy introduces five dollars’ prescription deliveries in partnership with the U.S. Postal Service  Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and...

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Business News Weekly — June 25, 2018

Business News Weekly — June 25, 2018  The Supreme Court has now approved that states can charge taxes on retail sales that crossed the state line. This is one step to help brick-and-mortar companies get a little closer competitively to online companies like Amazon....

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Business News Weekly — June 18, 2018

Business News Weekly — June 18, 2018  I keep marveling at some of the startups in their ability to raise money. Here's one for you a gentleman named Sai son Lee has raised $8 million in series A funding for evaluation at 33 million, what does he have, a cure for...

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Business News Weekly — June 11, 2018

Business News Weekly — June 11, 2018 Here we go again with the annual crazy report to meet Warren Buffett for a lunch meeting an anonymous person bid $3.3 million. This is done each year and actually Warren Buffett has raised $25 million for charities. Once again none...

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Business News Weekly — June 4, 2018

Business News Weekly — June 4, 2018 "Bezos outlines space ambitions" — from an article in the Wall Street Journal. How great it is to have billions of dollars to help fulfill your dream.  "Losers in the worker–visa lottery" — from an article in the Wall Street...

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Business News Weekly — May 28, 2018

Business News Weekly — May 28, 2018 Uber revenue grows 70%, and now they can make preparation for an IPO. 70% to $2.59 billion is quite a bit more impressive than younger startups, from an article in the Wall Street Journal.  "Alphabet, Facebook down pay for software...

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Business News Weekly — May 21, 2018

Business News Weekly — May 21, 2018 Small stocks speed past large caps. Not all IPOs are roaring successes. For example, AXA Equitable Holdings Inc. price is well below expectations, but at the same time they did raise $2.75 billion. When you buy something with your...

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Business News Weekly — May 14, 2018

Business News Weekly — May 14, 2018 High tech stocks really helped this past week and gave the market an overall gain. Buffett help stocks to jump by boosting Apple. Remember when Buffett built his empire by avoiding all the high tech stocks, but now he has a pretty...

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