Category: Business

Twitter Reacts To Walt Disney Company Buys the Star Wars Franchise from George Lucas For 4 Billion

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What is The Latest Facebook Stock Price Quote?

Today, May 18 2012,  marks the beginning of a new Facebook era. The maturation process of Facebook has evolved quite nicely up to this point, but it’s now time to graduate from the kiddie pool so to speak.  What was once a quickly functioning start up company which ran out of several structures including a Harvard dorm room, crammed rental home and a small second story office space has now become a colossal social network with over 900,000,000 users (9oo million)  and with sights set

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Follow Facebook IPO Stock Price Trading Tweets and Hashtags on Twitter

Facebook is now a publicly traded company listed on the NASDAQ exchange under the FB symbol. With one of the biggest technology stocks finally being listed and traded you can follow all the latest news regarding the IPO stock price and daily stock moves and quotes on Twitter. Below you will find some of the best financial stock news Twitter accounts and various popular Facebook stock hashtags already linked. Click on a link and see what is being tweeted in real time as Facebook hits the open

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How and Where Can I Buy Facebook Stock?

With Facebook’s IPO looming just days away the average person including myself had been recently wondering if it was even remotely possible to get in on the ground floor of this company and purchase this stock when it is set to begin trading on the NASDAQ on May 18th, 2012. Most of the big underwriters have strict limits and minimal account requirements that must be met in order to place a buy order during the IPO phase.  And this amount could be in the hundreds of thousands of

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Occupy Wall Street Movement Spreads By Twitter, Tweets and Hashtags

The world is starting to take notice of the Occupy Wall Street movement here in the United States. What started off as a small field of resilient, disenchanted protesters is growing exponentially by the day. If you’re new to the Occupy Wall Street phenomenon or are familiar with it here are some interesting Twitter accounts and hashtags to follow the latest news and tweets as the Occupy Wall Street movement spreads around the world. @OccupyWallSt: the official Twitter account of Occupy

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5 Twitter Accounts Tweeting About Spot Gold Prices, Bullion, Coins and Investments

With the recent S&P’s downgrade of U.S. credit from triple A (AAA) status to double A plus (AA+) battered stocks in global markets and U.S. stock futures generally on a downward trend people are once again finding refuge and safety in gold. People are tweeting “should I invest in gold now?” Early Monday spot gold is at an all time high of  US $1689 an ounce. Gold hitting this high has become a trending topic on Twitter as investors may be jumping to this preferred safe

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5 Must Follow Financial Business News Twitter Accounts

Standard and Poor’s historic U.S. credit downgrade from triple A to double A plus status is already shaking up markets around the globe. This is a first ever downgrade in credit for the United States. Why did the S&P downgrade U.S. credit? S&P specifically cited fiscal irresponsibility in Congress and a practically unchanged debt to GDP trajectory forecast as the reasons behind the rating. With people’s finances, investments and the overall future outlook of the economy

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Phone Hacking News of The World Twitter Hashtags and Tweets

So the story goes like this. Rubert Murdoch of News Corporation owns the popular tabloid newspaper News of The World. It seems journalists working for the paper had mastered the unethical practice of hacking into phone calls and voicemails. The improper practice dates way back to 2006 when a few journalists hacked voicemail messages intended for the Royal Family. Journalists for the paper didn’t stop there. They are alleged to have hacked into voicemails of the London Bombing

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A Twitter's Guide to the NBA Lockout

Well, the NBA lockout is here and by the way people are talking on sports shows across the country NBA fans might need to dig in for the long haul. This means there will be lots of talking back and forth between owners, players, NBA management, executives and legal teams. League players and NBA fans everywhere must surely be frustrated and will no doubt be turning somewhere to vent. And where would you expect all these vent tweets to take place? You guessed it, Twitter. With this in mind I

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Banking and Credit Card Customer Service Twitter Guide

____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ Recently, banking and credit card companies have been tweeting excellent customer service on Twitter. They’ve been doing this daily and doing it quite successfully. The problem is that not many people have chosen this from of communication over traditional methods like using your old fashion cell phone. Using Twitter can be more convenient, faster and easier than the traditional phone customer service. Many people think Twitter is just a

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Tool and Home Improvement Companies Using Twitter To Tweet

Summer is here and its time to fix things around the house  so you might be looking for the right tool to do the job. Twitter might not be one of the first places that come to mind when searching  for tool information but it can be surprisingly helpful resource.  Tool companies and home improvement businesses tweet about everything tools including product information and news, product reviews, answering questions on home improvement projects, giveaways, discounts, and tool articles or

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5 Feeds That Tweet About Twitter And Your Online Business

If your thinking about integrating Twitter into your business plan your not alone. There are literally thousands and thousands of articles on the internet that can tell you how to optimize Twitter to maximize its potential in gaining customers and growing your business. Following Twitter feeds related to this topic is an easy and no-hassle way to find information and links to daily articles and tips on using Twitter for your business. These tweets can give you a steady daily diet of advice

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5 Brokerage Firms Tweeting On Twitter

Morgan Stanley Smith Barney brokerage firm are taking to Twitter by storm by allowing their financial advisors to market themselves, their products and communicate with their clients via tweets and tweeting. Several hundred advisors will start tweeting in June with anticipation that mostly all their advisors will be using some form of social media to reach their clients and grow their business. Morgan Stanley Smith Barney-follow the news about when they will start tweeting at their company

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