1-Up On Wall Street: Apple Plays With Siri, Story Versus Spectacle in Video Games, and "Godzilla" Spooks Heisenberg

Three Fools take to the air to tell you how to profit from the rising influence of geek culture.

Mar 7, 2014 at 7:33PM

Will Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) CarPlay interface do for connected cars what Sync never could? Will critical acclaim for story-driven video games, such as Telltale's popular adaptation of The Walking Dead, change how Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI), Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA), and other studios see the market? And will Bryan Cranston's epic reaction in the new trailer for Godzilla drive moviegoers to the theaters this May? Ellen Bowman, Nathan Alderman, and Tim Beyers have these stories and more in this week's episode of 1-Up on Wall Street!

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Ellen Bowman and Nathan Alderman own shares of Apple. Tim Beyers owns shares of Apple and Time Warner. The Motley Fool recommends Activision Blizzard, Apple, Ford, and Take-Two Interactive. The Motley Fool owns shares of Activision Blizzard, Apple, Ford, and Microsoft. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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