Why Apple Might Not Use Qualcomm's Super-Fast Modem

Why Apple Might Not Use Qualcomm's Super-Fast Modem
Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) is well known for building the world’s best cellular modems. The company’s competence in modem technology has helped it become the largest merchant vendor of mobile applications processors in the world and, for many years, the exclusive supplier of stand-alone cellular modems into Apple ‘s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone line. On Feb. 14, Qualcomm announced that it has... Read More

What Is a Virtual Power Plant, and Why Is Elon Musk Building One?

What Is a Virtual Power Plant, and Why Is Elon Musk Building One?
Advancements in next-generation energy technologies can make for a confusing landscape where it can be difficult to distinguish valid potential from overblown hype. But given the fact that wind and solar are now cost-competitive with fossil fuels, and energy storage costs are coming down dramatically, it’s reasonable to forecast that the current series of innovations will upend the energy industry... Read More

A Landmark Marijuana Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Jeff Sessions and the DEA

A Landmark Marijuana Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Jeff Sessions and the DEA
There are few industries with a faster growth rate at the moment than legal marijuana. In a 2017 report from Marijuana Business Daily titled “Marijuana Business Factbook 2017,” it was forecast that U.S. legal cannabis sales would increase by a whopping 45% in 2018. Much of this growth probably stems from California’s legalization of recreational weed in November 2016, and... Read More

Your Simple Guide to Gaming Stocks

Your Simple Guide to Gaming Stocks
Gambling is an integral part of the history of humanity, and today’s massive casino resorts are just the latest incarnation of an institution that dates back millennia into the past. The modern casino industry refers to the gambling that its patrons do through slot machines, table games, and sports books as “gaming,” thus bringing about the concept of gaming stocks.... Read More

NVIDIA’s Earnings Report Reveals a Worrying Problem

NVIDIA’s Earnings Report Reveals a Worrying Problem
The NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) juggernaut continues to outperform as the graphics card specialist topped Wall Street expectations once again with a terrific showing in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2018. The company reported a steep rise in its revenue and earnings, thanks mainly to a massive year-over-year jump in its data center and gaming businesses. What’s more, NVIDIA expects stronger growth... Read More