Google has smartly skipped over buying some newly minted social companies in order to develop its own.
The daily-deals site beats expectations on profit but falls short on revenue.
Stocks slide after disappointing economic news from Japan and rumors of a new legal challenge in Germany over the ESM.
Sprint is upgraded to 'buy,' while Coca-Cola is downgraded to 'neutral.'
The tech giant is expected to release at least 2 major devices before the end of the year.
Japan reports weak growth, and Greece logs yet another quarter of contraction. Motorola Mobility will lay off 4,000 workers. Groupon posts earnings after the close.
The company will continue to pay a surviving partner for 10 years, a perk unheard of in the workplace.
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The company has made at least 4 acquisitions in the space, and few people have paid any attention.
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