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Valdes or Hart: Whom should Liverpool pursue as Mignolet competitor?

Valdes or Hart: Whom should Liverpool pursue as Mignolet competitor? – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Liverpool’s tough start to the Premier League season has seen them concede 8 goals in 5 games. The Reds have only managed to win twice … Continue reading

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Totem, an indie Oculus Rift competitor, promises better virtual reality — but needs money

There was a chorus of skepticism back in March when a Montreal-based startup announced its Oculus Rift competitor Totem, a virtual reality headset that features a camera over each eye. The startup, Vrvana, had little to show for its work … Continue reading

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InterMune Is Set To Outperform Its Main Competitor

By Tiran Rothman: InterMune’s (ITMN) sole product pirfenidone (brand name Esbriet) is an orally active, small molecule drug currently seeking approval from the FDA for the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, a progressive and fatal lung disease. Esbriet is already … Continue reading

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Samsung and Intel find 36 more companies to back Tizen, their Android competitor

Open source Linux-based operating system Tizen is now in partnership with 36 companies including eBay, Konami, McAfee, Panasonic, and The Weather Channel. The operating system is risen from the ashes of Intel and Nokia's MeeGo, and bolstered by Samsung, which folded its … Continue reading

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Medivation’s Competitor Was Just Acquired, But It’s Not As Bad As It Sounds

ByPropThink: By Ivan Deryugin Shares of Medivation (MDVN) fell sharply on Monday, June 17, closing down over 6% on news that Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) has acquired Aragon Pharmaceuticals for $ 1 billion ($ 650 million upfront with $ 350 … Continue reading

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EZchip: Bullish Case Continues To Myopically Overlook Competitor Comments, Production Delays, And Stock-Based Compensation Expense

By Kerrisdale Capital Management: Over the past few weeks, we’ve shared our EZchip Semiconductor (EZCH) investment opinion in a pair of articles, outlining our belief that EZCH’s $ 717m market capitalization, 8.0x 2013E revenue multiple, and 32.7x 2013E GAAP P/E … Continue reading

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Africa told to view China as competitor

Reflecting the shifting views of a number of senior African officials, the Nigerian central bank chief says continent is ’opening itself up to a new form of imperialism’ Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Workday competitor SilkRoad selects banks for IPO: sources

(Reuters) – Human resources software company SilkRoad has selected JPMorgan Chase & Co and Piper Jaffray Cos to lead an initial public offering later this year, according to two sources with knowledge of the matter. The Chicago-based company is hoping … Continue reading

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Netflix competitor Redbox Instant to reportedly offer video streaming for just $6 per month

Verizon (VZ) and Coinstar (CSTR) earlier this year announced a joint video streaming service to compete with Netflix (NFLX) and Amazon (AMZN). The service, which is called Redbox Instant by Verizon, is now in its testing phase and is set to become available by the end of … Continue reading

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