That's right, Foxconn of Apple fame. Manufacturer of 40% of the world's electronics. Owner of a sweet late 1990's Internet brand - Cybercomm. No wait, Cybernet. Shoot, wrong, Cybermall. No, no, no Cybermart. Ahh, that's right. [more]
I love robots, the Asimovian science fiction kind, my Roomba and my copy of the Alan Parsons Project album I Robot. [more]
Two turtledoves, evil twins, peas in pods. We love stories based around yin and yang. I am johnny come lately to the Nokia / Research in Motion one. [more]
In addition to today's Verizon announcement and their great earnings, we now have Redbox acquiring the entertainment assets of NCR. See the Marketwire announcement for more for more. No mention of Blockbuster brand and kiosks directly, so it will be interesting to see how that is discussed on the earnings call tonight.
What do you all think about this new Coinstar Verizon deal? Long time coming, huh? Hereis the Bloomberg piece on it - http://bloom.bg/xbIi6O Why isn't this more warmly welcomed?Why isn't we getting short squeezy?What do you think the cost share will be?Will Coinstar contribute the email list, Verizon the technology? Some insight here - http://bit.ly/xfnHGQ - which probably indicates the big fear, content deals will cost. [more]