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Eric Bleeker

Eric Bleeker


Eric started at The Motley Fool in 2008 working in the Tech & Telecom sector. Today, he's the General Manager of You can follow him on Twitter to stay up to date with his tech industry analysis.

Recent articles

Equinox IPO: Can It Be a Fitness Star?

Will Equinox ride the reopening trade?


An Investor's Guide to AI

Our analysts talk about what investors should know about artificial intelligence, machine and deep learning, and a few names for your watch list.

VR Finally Moves From “Virtual” to “Reality”

There are some surprising industries that will feel the initial impact of this trailblazing technology.

Will Virtual Reality Finally Deliver for Investors?

After years of tantalizing teasing, virtual reality products from Facebook, HTC, and Sony are finally hitting the market. Will the technology see broad acceptance, or just a niche market?


Looking to the Past to Predict an Oil-Free Future

How a craze around bat droppings in the mid-1800s could predict the end of oil today

Virtual Reality for Investors: Looking Beyond Gaming

Yes, the $14 billion gaming market will be huge for VR. But there’s plenty of potential in other industries, including healthcare, real estate, and entertainment.

It's Finally Here: Virtual Reality in Your Home

The Oculus Rift and HTC Vive Pre are now available for purchase. Your life may never be the same.

Best of the Rest at CES 2016 Includes Drones and Virtual Reality

Drones, virtual reality, and robots are all part of a bigger artificial intelligence trend that will create huge value in the years to come.

CES Wrap-up: Apple Inc. and Autos Impressed the Crowd in 2016

Even though the Cupertino giant never attends the trade show, its presence was felt everywhere. Also, the automotive sector was hot as the industry continues to move into the age of self-driving cars.

Buffett Calls This "a Real Threat," but Is He Really Worried?

When self-driving cars lead to a (largely) accident-free society, will car insurers go out of business? As usual, Warren Buffett has something up his sleeve.

Amazon’s Earnings Surprise While Google Flops

Industry Focus reviews an eventful week in tech, looking at the winners and losers among major players Amazon, Facebook, and Google.'s Kindle Unlimited Is Ready for Prime Time (but Not Prime)

The "Netflix for books" is's latest move to corner the market.

Rupert Murdoch Joins the Cable Television "Game of Thrones"

If 21st Century Fox takes over Time Warner, it will be the largest media deal in a decade.

Google's Next Big Thing: YouTube vs. Google Play

Google Play is finally an income generator equal to YouTube.

Microsoft Corporation Embraces Its Underdog Status

The Windows giant is making changes in its business culture, but is it too late?

Tech Giants IBM and Apple, Inc. Tie the Knot

IBM's enterprise solutions and Apple's hardware could be a match made in computer heaven.

What are the Key App Trends for Google and Apple Investors?

We dissect the recent App Annie and IDC report about the future of app monetization.

Intel Corporation Continues Soaring, No Thanks to Mobile

Data-center income was up 40%, which helped Intel fight through massive losses in mobile.

Samsung Wants to Control Your Home

Samsung is reportedly buying the home-automation company SmartThings for around $200 million.

The Newest Hit in Mobile Gaming: Kim Kardashian

The hit mobile game "Kim Kardashian: Hollywood" is the glue for Glu Mobile.