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SolarCity Moves Into Best Buy

Source: Business Balla | Mar 12 2014, 8:38am CDT | by Forbes

SolarCity Moves Into Best Buy
Best Buy, which sells everything from computers to cell phone plans to candy, now plans to peddle electricity. That is...
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This Man Vowed To Eat Nothing But Olive Garden For 49 Days

Sep 30 2014 1:43pm CDT | Source: Business Insider

One of the recipients of Olive Garden's Never Ending Pasta Pass wants to get his money's worth.  A blogger who goes by Vino has vowed to eat nothing but Olive Garden for 49 days, the duration of the $100 pasta pass.  We spoke to Vino, 26, who lives in Fargo, North Carolina, and works in scientific manufacturing. Vino, who declined to give his real name, is documenting the journey on his blog All Of Garden. So far, he's nine days into the challenge.  Bu ...
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Costco's Simple Strategy For Outperforming Wal-Mart And Target

Sep 30 2014 10:55am CDT | Source: Business Insider

Costco is consistently outperforming competitors like Wal-Mart and Target.  The warehouse discounter has reported quarter after quarter of great financial results. Meanwhile, Wal-Mart and Target are grappling with a lull in business.  Costco has a simple strategy for winning — concentrating on driving sales.  The company believes that if sales are good "everything else will take care of itself," Goldman Sachs ...
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Chromebooks are in trouble -- HP unveils $199 Windows laptop and low-cost tablets

Sep 29 2014 7:35pm CDT | Source: BetaNews

When I bought my first Chromebook, the 2012 Samsung model, I did it mostly for one reason -- price. I drove down to my local Best Buy and was blown away by how inexpensive it was; at $249 it looked like a MacBook Air and promised good battery life. Even though I knew the limitations of Chrome OS beforehand, I still handed over my money thinking I could find a place for it in my home. For the most part it was OK; I mean, it changed the way I thought about computing, but i ...
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Eric Schmidt's Take On The iPhone 6 Makes No Sense (AAPL)

Sep 24 2014 5:51pm CDT | Source: Business Insider

Google Chairman Eric Schmidt appeared on Bloomberg TV on Wednesday, where an anchor asked him about the "desire factor" around the iPhone 6, leading to heinously long lines outside Apple Stores last week (and this week, as well). His answer? "I'll tell you what I think," Schmidt said. "Samsung had these products a year ago," referring to Samsung's phablets that are around the s ...
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The iPhone 6 is a gift for Best Buy

Sep 22 2014 10:39am CDT | Source: Fortune

Best Buy could emerge as one of the biggest winners from booming iPhone 6 sales. ...
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Amazon deal for Best Buy or RadioShack? Pros debate

Sep 15 2014 1:57pm CDT | Source: CNBC

Should buy RadioShack or Best Buy? Bob Peck and Herb Greenberg ...
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You Need a Community, Not a Network

Sep 15 2014 11:00am CDT | Source: Harvard Business Review

The internet is great for spreading information and rallying crowds, but you can’t mobilize people to collaborate and create something of lasting value simply by connecting them via the web. To get serious results from a network, you need commitment and a continuity of relationships among the participants. To borrow language from the philosopher Avishai Margalit, the web is a “thin we” type of network. Participants tend to belong for indiv ...
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How To Get The Most Money For Your Old iPhone Before The New iPhone 6 Comes Out (AAPL)

Sep 10 2014 10:52am CDT | Source: Business Insider

Now that Apple has officially unveiled the iPhone 6, you may be wondering what to do with your aging iPhone 4s. Luckily, there are tons of retailers that allow you to trade in your old iPhone for cash and store credit. Here's a brief look at how deals from Best Buy, Gazelle, Amazon, and eBay compare.  How We Compared For the purposes of this article, all prices below apply to iPhones in "good" condition. This means that ...
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