January 11, 2001
A Yahoo! View From the U.K. Cisco's Note of Caution Biotech Talks Apple and the Queen Wintel Microsoft Judge's Gangsta Rap Metricom's Chief Speaks AOL Saved by Time Warner? The Latest and Greatest Rambus FAQ The Social Cost of Credit Cards Motley Fool Cures Insomnia!
You wouldn't have caught this U.K. economist buying into the so-called Internet Revolution. Until today, that is. "Yahoo! will be the biggest company in about 10 years' time. Can some out there please burst my bubble?"
John Chambers told analysts his company was "not immune" to the effects of an economic slowdown. But does the Cisco chief's note of caution count as a warning? Should investors be concerned?
When it comes to biotech, TMF Tom9 loves dropping names -- Gene Logic, ZymoGenetics, Compugen. He's recently talked with the heads of all three firms. Now he'd like your thoughts on who he should hang with next. Let him know on the Biotechnology board.
Fool rpguillory says Mac users and Apple are "shoving on the stern of the Queen Wintel -- vainly attempting to steer this 100,000-ton steamship toward Cupertino. But it's far too late. It's aimed at the iceberg and it's gonna hit."
The judge who ordered that Microsoft be split in two recently compared its top execs to "gangland killers." Can comments like these affect the outcome of the case? Should they? Thoughts and opinions welcomed -- no brass knuckles allowed.
The chairman and CEO of the high-speed wireless firm spoke this week at an industry schmoozefest. Fool smyers3 tuned in to the Web cast and shares his notes on the Metricom discussion board.
One year after the merger announcement, Fool Netscapegoat surveys the dot-com meltdown and asks if Time Warner's stability has helped AOL. "Could Time Warner, which once looked like an anchor dragging AOL down, now be the life buoy holding it up?"
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Fool twistinmelon considers the costs we all share as consumers due to the use of credit cards in virtually all circumstances. Food for thought on the Living Below Your Means discussion board.
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A Yahoo! View From the U.K.
Cisco's Note of Caution
Apple and the Queen Wintel
Microsoft Judge's Gangsta Rap
Metricom's Chief Speaks
AOL Saved by Time Warner?
The Latest and Greatest Rambus FAQ
The Social Cost of Credit Cards
Motley Fool Cures Insomnia!