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Will Apple's digital wallet kill the card swipe?

...security features ? could be the service that leads to widespread adoption of the digital wallet.Citi Investment Research analyst Mark May believes the sum total of mobile payments could grow from $1 billion in 2013 to $58.4 billion by 2017...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-13/will-apples-digital-wallet
Amazon to buy video game streaming service Twitch for $970 million

...our values and long-term vision."Google had been in talks to buy Twitch, but no deal materialized. Forrester Research analyst James McQuivey believes Google might have been a better fit for Twitch."Twitch will be a harder asset for Amazon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-25/amazon-buy-video-game-stre
Local housing agents foresee bright summer

...time finding a new home to purchase.After looking barely a month, Isaac Battle, who started a new job May 5 as a research analyst at Fort Gordon's Cyber Center of Excellence, expects to close on the home near Grovetown this upcoming week. His...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-05-23/local-housi
With pending Beats buy, Apple CEO Tim Cook makes break from managerial style of Steve Jobs

...five years ago, but it sure feels like the company is pregnant and we will soon know a lot more," says Forrester Research analyst Frank Gillett. "If a Beats acquisition is the biggest news of the year, then it will be a bust."Neither Apple...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-12/pending-beats-buy-apple-ce
More consider resale value when buying jeans, handbags

...at luxury stores. "I think luxury retailers are going to run a little scared," said Marshal Cohen, a market research analyst.But resale sites say they can help retailers because shoppers are more willing to spend if they know they can easily...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-09/more-consider-resale-value
Apple seeks to regain cool with $3 billion Beats buy

...will be a good fit for Apple, which makes most of its money selling hardware such as iPhones and iPads.Forrester Research analyst Frank Gillett says Apple would have been better off developing its own headphones in-house and expanding into music...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-28/apple-seeks-regain-cool-3-
Ford's Fields to replace Mulally as CEO July 1

...year. Mary Barra took over as CEO for Dan Akerson at General Motors in January.Fields joined Ford as a market research analyst in 1989 and quickly rose through the company's ranks. In 2000, he became the youngest CEO ever at a Japanese...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-01/fords-fields-replace-mulal
General Motors sales watched for effects of ignition switch recall

...in April, according to the J.D. Power data, with sales down 10 percent for the first five days.Buckingham Research analyst Joseph Amaturo said this confirms his view that Ford will lose market share due to a lack of new models. Through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-15/general-motors-sales-watch
NY judge sentences SAC Capital in $1.8 billion fraud deal

...charged criminally.The government brought the charges after concluding that numerous SAC portfolio managers and research analysts engaged in insider trading in at least 20 publicly traded stocks. It said the illicit trading was "substantial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-10/ny-judge-sentences-sac-cap
Paul Ronald Socha - Jessica Anne Rosonowski

...Rosonowski of Buffalo, N.Y. She is a graduate of Apex High School. Jessica is currently employed by Medcallrx as a Research Analyst. Mr. Socha is the grandson of Marjorie Socha and the late Nathaniel Socha of Greenacres, Fla., and the late...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=CE000171196780
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