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Breaking Down the Recent Netflix News

It looks like investors aren’t going to stop punishing Netflix (Nasdaq: NFLX) anytime soon… Between the announcement of a new pricing structure in July… and its streaming movie partner, Starz, backing out of contract negotiations last month… Netflix shares have taken a 48% nosedive in short order. That’s likely what inspired Netflix’s CEO, Reed Hastings,...

A Diabetes Cure and “Fountain of Youth” in One Drug?

Researchers at the Joslin Diabetes Center may have just found the missing link in the quest to cure diabetes. It’s an enzyme called “Sirt3.” You see, while it’s already widely known that insulin resistance is an early warning sign of diabetes, until recently, scientists didn’t know what caused it. They do now… In a report...

Introducing the Printable Solar Panel…

Traditional ink-jet printers are becoming a lot more versatile these days… Scientists have actually given them the power to print in three dimensions – allowing us to create anything from prosthetic limbs to chocolate molds. There’s even one biotech company that’s discovered how to print an organ using your own stem cells as ink! Pretty...

Calling All Value Investors: Intel Shares Are About to Take Off

Back in June, our Chief Investment Strategist, Louis Basenese, discussed how mature blue-chip technology stocks are the cheapest they’ve been in over 25 years. And he mentioned that Intel (Nasdaq: INTC) was an especially solid value play. Well, the good news is that the stock is still trading around the same price today. So there’s...

Scientists Just Revolutionized the Battery… With a Jelly Recipe

Last month I discussed how MIT researchers had discovered a groundbreaking way to power your portable electronics. And how it could one day make the lithium-ion battery obsolete. Well, Researchers at the University of Leeds just discovered a breakthrough battery technology that should give lithium ions a fighting chance. And not only should their new...

Google’s Throwing its Android Partners a Patent Lifeline

When Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) made a bid to acquire Motorola (NYSE: MMI) last month, analysts were speculating that its relationship with the existing Android smartphone manufacturers would be in jeopardy. But it’s like I’ve said before, Google won’t shut out the companies that helped its Android OS swallow up some of Apple’s (Nasdaq: AAPL) marketshare....

Philips Just Secured a Top Spot in This $94 Billion Market

IMS research reports that incandescent bulbs currently represent half of the world’s lighting. The problem is, they’re a huge drain on our energy resources. And as a result, lighting consumes 25% of the world’s electricity. That’s why “America, Japan and the EU are close to phasing them out [and] other countries are set to do...

Don’t Buy into the Anti-Netflix Hype

Recall, on July 12 – the day before Netflix (Nasdaq: NFLX) shares reached a 2011 high – the company announced a price hike for some of its services.   Anticipating a massive subscriber exodus, investors sold off the stock, sinking shares 31% in just over a month. Well, the bears are back again. Last week, right when...

How Molecular “Scissors” Could Wipe Out HIV for Good

Last week I discussed a game-changing HIV treatment that causes the virus to self-destruct in the body. Well, another company just made an astonishing HIV breakthrough of its own. And scientists are closer than ever to wiping out the virus for good. It all started in 2007, when Dr. Gero Huetter performed a bone marrow...

The True Winner Behind AT&T’s Rocky Acquisition Efforts

Back in March, we explained how AT&T’s plan to acquire T-Mobile from Deutsche Telekom (PINK: DTEGY) threatened to hose consumers. Well, it looks like the Department of Justice agrees. Yesterday, the DOJ filed a complaint to block the takeover, stating that it violates antitrust law. Deputy Attorney General, James Cole, sums up the issue nicely:...