"Unfortunately, the default position of the market is that Twitter will become the next Facebook which is why hopes and dreams get far ahead of what the reality can ever deliver."
— Richard Windsor, analyst at Edison Investment Research, Read More →
Can Facebook follow last quarter's blockbuster earnings report with a strong showing when it reports results this afternoon?
Expectations are high: Analysts surveyed by FactSet estimate profit of 40 cents a share on $3.12 billion in revenue. That compares with profit Read More →
How many new users are there in the Twittersphere? Inquiring minds want to know. Additional key things analysts and others will be watching this afternoon when Twitter reports its third-quarter results: Ad revenue. The outlook for the company's new products.
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Ah, the 1990s: The grunge music, the overabundance of flannel, the anonymous chat rooms you explored on your 28.8 dial-up modem. Facebook is reviving at least one of those blasts from the past with its new standalone chat Read More →
Google, Twitter and Yahoo have been busy, and they're doing it all for you, don't you know.
• First, there's Inbox from Google, an invitation-only-for-now email-management service. It helps filter, sift through, highlight key points, etc. It can also Read More →
Yahoo's embattled CEO Marissa Mayer is expected to lay out her strategy for reviving the Sunnyvale Internet giant and counter an unhappy investor during Tuesday's third-quarter earnings report.
Mayer is expected to provide more information about her acquisitions strategy and cost-cutting Read More →