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Meg Whitman – Pulling HP out of a nose dive

Meg Whitman – Pulling HP out of a nose dive

Aaron Holtzman November 22, 2011 0

Hewlett-Packard Co.  announced a massive drop in quarterly profits amid more than a year of harsh waters.  For this past fourth period ended Oct. 31, 2011, H-P’s revenue dropped 3% and net income plummeted 91%. Newly appointed

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Wikipedia fundraising gets a generous $500k from Brin Wojcicki Foundation

Wikipedia fundraising gets a generous $500k from Brin Wojcicki Foundation

Ken Hong November 18, 2011 0

Just two days after Wikipedia’s eighth annual fundraiser kicked off this past Wednesday, Google co-founder Sergey Brin and wife, Anne Wojcicki, co-founder of genetic testing company 23andMe donated half a million to Wikimedia Foundation.

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Yelp Announces IPO…Yet Another Company

Yelp Announces IPO…Yet Another Company

Aaron Holtzman November 18, 2011 0

In my article I wrote yesterday, Angie’s List was going public and I said Yelp was right around the corner.  However, I did not think it would be immediately the next day. Yesterday (Thursday),

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SOPA: Could This Be The End Of YouTube?

SOPA: Could This Be The End Of YouTube?

Michael Convente November 17, 2011 1

The debate in Congress over intellectual property – particularly patent law – has been picking up more and more media coverage lately. However, one area that has mostly flown under the radar until now

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IPO Craze, Angie’s List Goes Public and Yelp.com Gets Ready to Follow

IPO Craze, Angie’s List Goes Public and Yelp.com Gets Ready to Follow

Aaron Holtzman November 17, 2011 3

With the new tech craze that is gripping the market, two soon to be publicly traded websites are being tapped by investors, Angie’s List Inc. and Yelp Inc. On Wednesday, Angie’s List priced its

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Bare Bones Expenses for Orthopedic Surgeons: 3-D bone printing at 10% cost of traditional bone models

Bare Bones Expenses for Orthopedic Surgeons: 3-D bone printing at 10% cost of traditional bone models

Aaron Holtzman November 16, 2011 0

Before preparing for surgery, orthepedic surgeons often find it necessary to use a model of the patient’s bone in order to plan for the surgery.  These bone models are also used for practice surgeries

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Apple replaces Steve Jobs with Levinson as chairman, Adds Disney’s Iger to Board

Apple replaces Steve Jobs with Levinson as chairman, Adds Disney’s Iger to Board

Mo Choudhury November 15, 2011 0

Apple Inc has named  Arthur Levinson, a long-time board member, as a non-executive Chairman of the Board. Levinson is the chairman and former CEO of Genentech Inc. He had been an Apple board member since

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IBM Became a Buffet for Buffett

IBM Became a Buffet for Buffett

Aaron Holtzman November 15, 2011 0

Warren Buffett, billionaire investor of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., gobbled up $10.7 billion worth of shares from International Business Machines Corp.  This amounts to a 5.4% stake in IBM and the value has already increased

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Delayed release, but iTunes Match will make up the time

Delayed release, but iTunes Match will make up the time

Ken Hong November 15, 2011 0

The legacy of Steve Jobs continues as Apple announced on Monday, November 14th, 2011, iTunes Match. Jobs mentioned back in June that Apple was coming out with a service that would centralized users music

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Step Aside Optimus, Amazon Prime Is In the House

Step Aside Optimus, Amazon Prime Is In the House

Aaron Holtzman November 14, 2011 0

Amazon.com Inc. has been very successful in recent years as it has gone from a website that sold paperback books to an online mega mall that sells everything imaginable, as well as their own brand of

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