Microsoft is cutting the price of Windows 8.1 by 70% for manufacturers of low-cost computers and tablets so that they can better compete against Google's Chromebooks and other low-cost rivals, Bloomberg reports.
Following a remarkable +29.6% run up for the S&P 500 last year, 2014 got off to a rocky start.
The index fell -3.6% in January and was down nearly -6% year-to-date as of February 3. There was clearly some worry in the air for the first time in a long time.
But then sentiment quickly turned 180 degrees.
China Mobile and Alcatel-Lucent demonstrate progress of mobile NFV development with voice and video demo via a cloud-based LTE network
Luis Martinez Amago, Swisscom president: "As a leader in supplying both fiber and copper broadband technologies, ALU is uniquely qualified to help Swisscom find the right balance between the two to meet their business objectives”
ALU is a buy according to:
** I Know First algorithmic system
** Citi group
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Jan. 1, 2014, 6:01 a.m. EST
Stock market’s blockbuster growth to ease in 2014
The year 2013 was a flashback to the market’s golden years; what’s next in 2014?