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Google, Microsoft, Oracle et al. Gang Up on Amazon for $10Bn Pentagon Prize

Google, Microsoft, Oracle et al. Gang Up on Amazon for $10Bn Pentagon Prize | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/07/01/google-microsoft-oracle-et-al-gang-up-on-amazon-for-10bn-pentagon-prize/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: This story reminds me of why you don’t need to have a cover for the bucket … Continue reading

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Google to invest $550 million into China’s JD.com

Google to invest $550 million into China’s JD.com https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/18/google-to-invest-550-million-into-chinas-jd-com.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Google, as Amazon, disengaged in both vertical & horizontal integration,  becoming ubiquitous…

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Amazon Whole Foods effect on Google Shopping

Amazon Whole Foods effect on Google Shopping https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/17/amazon-whole-foods-effect-on-google-shopping.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Look for a face off between Amazon and Google in addition to actions by Walmart, Target, & Kroger to increase effectiveness in their competition…

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Softbank, Google join $1.9 billion investment in China truck-hailing firm

Softbank, Google join $1.9 billion investment in China truck-hailing firm https://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-truck/softbank-google-join-1-9-billion-investment-in-china-truck-hailing-firm-idUSKBN1HV0ON?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff Geoff Comments: Big money from Apple/Google going into China trucking…

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Google is bleeding cash trying to take on Amazon in the smart home

Google is bleeding cash trying to take on Amazon in the smart home – The Verge https://www.theverge.com/2018/4/23/17272748/alphabet-google-q1-2018-earnings-nest-smart-home-amazon-competition Re-posted from The Verge. Geoff Geoff Comments: It is a vicious battle…

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Amazon is threatening Google’s ad space monopoly, WPP CEO Martin Sorrell says

Amazon is threatening Google’s ad space monopoly, WPP CEO Martin Sorrell says https://www.cnbc.com/2018/01/23/amazon-is-threatening-googles-ad-space-monopoly-wpp-ceo-martin-sorrell-says.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Google must feel Amazon coming on strong…

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Net Neutrality – The End Of Google’s Biggest Subsidy

Net Neutrality – The End Of Google’s Biggest Subsidy | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-12-16/net-neutrality-%E2%80%93-end-googles-biggest-subsidy Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Google doesn’t need a subsidy, especially not with our money…

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Google reports record number of government data requests:CHARTS

Google reports record number of government data requests:CHARTS – Business Insider http://www.businessinsider.com/google-reports-record-number-of-government-data-requests-chart-2017-9?utm_source=feedburner&amp%3Butm_medium=referral&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+businessinsider+%28Business+Insider%29&utm_content=FeedBurner+user+view Re-posted from Business Insider. Geoff Geoff Comments: We’ve got to do something to tame the Government snoops…

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Google’s Alphabet downgraded as FANG stocks extend slide

Google’s Alphabet downgraded as FANG stocks extend slide – MarketWatch http://www.marketwatch.com/story/googles-alphabet-downgraded-amid-fang-stocks-selloff-2017-06-15?siteid=rss&rss=1 Re-posted from Market Watch. Geoff Geoff Comments: And this isn’t the real problem, the entire equities market is warped, fundamentals and projections are becoming less and less meaningful, the … Continue reading

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This chart makes Apple, Facebook and Alphabet look like one-trick ponies

This chart makes Apple, Facebook and Alphabet look like one-trick ponies – MarketWatch http://www.marketwatch.com/story/the-chart-that-makes-the-biggest-names-in-technology-look-like-one-trick-ponies-2017-05-15?siteid=rss&rss=1 Re-posted from Market Watch. Geoff

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