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Bitcoin and Tech Stocks: A 21st Century Tulipmania? – Barron’s

What’s striking is the role played by the biggest technology leaders, again reminiscent of the dot-com era. According to Bespoke Investment Group, Apple (AAPL), Facebook (FB), Amazon.com (AMZN), Microsoft (MSFT), and Alphabet (GOOGL) accounted for 4.6 of the 7.89 percentage-point gain this year in the S&P 500. Through Thursday, S&P data maven Howard Silverblatt calculated, […]

Venture Funds Flood Startups With Cash – WSJ

Venture Funds Flood Startups With Cash Investments in first quarter rose 37% from the previous period, to $14.5 billionInstacart employees fulfill orders for delivery at a Whole Foods store in Los Angeles. The company raised $400 million in the first quarter. Investors injected $14.5 billion into U.S. venture-backed startups in the first quarter, up 37% […]

Briefing.com: In Play – Apr 19 12:42:47

An inability to capitalize on the good earnings news is a function of several factors:Stretched valuations ahead of the reportsThe halting consideration that the broader market isnt advancing on good earnings newsGrowing concerns about the vitality of the U.S. economy, which has left participants reluctant to accept upbeat guidance at face valueThe heightened political uncertainty […]

5G Mobile Networks: The Next Big Battleground – IPWatchdog.com | Patents & Patent Law

The number of patents and key underlying technologies for 5G mobile networks will evolve significantly within next 5 years. However, early analysis shows that Qualcomm will still be the IP leader but may be not as dominant as in 4G-LTE. The device makers like Apple, Samsung, and Lenovo are also working on 5G IP development […]