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Amazon Echo: The World’s Smartest Assistant

Think Amazon (AMZN) is just the world’s largest online retailer? Think again. As technology advances, so does Amazon’s reach in the sector – to the point where it now competes with some of the largest companies in the world in a variety of fields. For example… In Amazon Web Services, it has a mammoth cloud-computing...

What to Expect From the Apple Watch Launch

It just booked the world’s biggest quarterly profit in history – an incredible $18 billion… It just became the world’s first $700-billion company… Its stock was (finally) just added to the world’s most famous stock index – the Dow Jones. But as if Apple (AAPL) hasn’t accomplished enough already this year, it’s about to make...

Get Ready to Rock Out to Some “Beats” in 2015

File this one under: “Bound to Happen.” According to the Financial Times, Apple (AAPL) is preparing an iOS update that will push its new Beats streaming music service to iPhones and iPads in the New Year. If you remember, Apple forked out $3 billion in May to buy Beats Electronics from hip hop artist, Dr....

How to Profit From Pandora’s Slide

If you like train wrecks, you’re gonna love today’s article… You see, since I started profiling companies using my C.H.A.O.S. tech stock screener, I’ve mainly focused on ones with strong upside potential. Like Immersion (IMMR), up 20% since May 10, and Ambarella (AMBA), up 19% since May 24. As the name suggests, the goal is...

Inside the Last Moments of Steve Jobs

When Steve Jobs was alive, he dreamed of creating an “integrated television set that’s completely easy to use. It would be seamlessly synched with all your devices and with iCloud. It will have the simplest user interface you could imagine.” What’s more, he declared, “I finally cracked it.” Then he passed away. But his dream...

Innovation Or Imitation? Why Google Just Misfired

“Every story I read about Google is kind of ‘us versus some other company’ or some stupid thing, and I just don’t find that very interesting. We should be building things that don’t exist.” That’s the world according to Google (GOOG) CEO, Larry Page. He made the comments on Wednesday in his keynote speech at...

Why Downloads Are Dying: How Technology is Changing the Music Industry (Part 1)

Today’s modern technology isn’t just changing lives, it’s also changing people’s entire philosophies and popular culture. For example, it’s spawned a distinct difference between the younger generation and “the rest of us”: Younger folks aren’t as hung up on owning what comedian George Carlin famously dismissed as “stuff.” From Zipcar, to Netflix (NFLX), to owning...