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Bitcoin’s Price Hits Another All-Time High, Approaches $3,000 USD

Back in March, Bitcoin officially became more valuable than gold. And now, after topping $2,000 USD for the very first time, the cryptocurrency has hit another all-time high. According to the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price...
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BlackBerry’s Fate Hanging on a Rim

If they get Google maps I may just purchase this phone.  Gotta have my Google maps.  The BlackBerry Z10's inherent map software looks really crummy.  (It may not be the best business decision for...
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The Solar Industry Is Creating Jobs 17 Times Faster Than the Rest of the...

The Solar Jobs field in the United States grew at a rate 17 times faster than the overall economy. This was part of a larger trend towards jobs in renewable energy and away from...
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Apple Stocks Fall after iPhone6 Event

For those of you under a rock, the Apple iPhone Event happened today, and though lots of things were announced, there were a number people, some of us at Ions included, that felt a...
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Lowe’s buying rival Rona for $3.2 billion 

Hardware superstore Lowes has agreed to purchase rival Rona for $3.2billion, creating one of the biggest home-improvement retailers in Canada. READ MORE // Yahoo Has Reportedly Been Sold to Verizon for $4.8 Billion USD Lowe's will pay...

Watch The Evolution of the Starbucks Logo.

Like products and stores, companies evolve, change and grow.  With the changing times, so to do their marketing strategies change and with those changes, even their little innocuous logos undergo updates and modernization.  In...
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Apple Is Selling More iPhone Plus Models Than Ever Before

Apple’s financial results from Q4 2016 reveal the iPhone 7 Plus has been selling more than any of the previous Plus models from before. Despite some initial reservations, the latest Plus model has proven...
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Google creates new company, Alphabet

If you thought Google was a behemoth of technical ingenuity and prowess, prepare to meet it's maker.  In a stunning announcement, Google has created a new company that will be the parent for Google...
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Microsoft acquires LinkedIn for $26.2 billion

Microsoft said Monday morning that it will acquire the social network LinkedIn for $26.2 billion, or $196 per share. That’s a nice premium over the company’s share price, which is currently floating around $131...
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Yahoo Has Reportedly Been Sold to Verizon for $4.8 Billion USD

According to an unknown source, come Monday morning Verizon has plans to announce its purchase of Yahoo ’s core assets for a pitiful $4.8 billion USD, considering that at the peak of its success,...