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Disney Interactive Scores a Hit in Latest Video Game Trend

BIZMOLOGY — After years of struggling to launch a major video game franchise, Disney Interactive has found a hit with its Infinity product. The game has enjoyed brisk sales since its launch […]

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Introducing New Content: Five More First Research Industry Profiles

BIZMOLOGY — Demand for companies that lend money to customers to finance automobile purchases is forecast to grow as car sales rise. Global auto sales are predicted to increase at an annual […]

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#WorldCup 2014 Big for Advertisers, Brands Seeking Global Reach

BIZMOLOGY — According to Fortune, more than 3.2 billion people are watching the 2014 FIFA World Cup, with advertisers spending an estimated $2.3 billion. For advertisers and brands seeking a […]

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Can econometrics be used to predict the 2014 FIFA World Cup winner?

BIZMOLOGY — Can econometrics — the branch of economics that uses mathematical methods to describe economic systems — predict the likely winner of the 2014 FIFA World Cup? That’s the […]

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Rising food costs impact restaurant supply chain strategies

BIZMOLOGY — In recent years brisket, bacon, and pork belly have gone from bit player extras to sought-after A-list celebrities with reality shows and t-shirts. But some diners are already […]

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Turner Broadcasting entices NCAA fans with live streaming

BIZMOLOGY — Video may have killed the radio star, but it’s live sporting events that could save cable TV. Case in point: Turner Broadcasting is using “March Madness Live,” a […]

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New Olympic events reflect freeskiing trend

BIZMOLOGY — You will be seeing brand new events during the Winter Olympics in Sochi this year. Freestyle halfpipe and slopestyle skiing are dangerous but exciting new snow sports that […]

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Check it out: Five new industry profiles on First Research

BIZMOLOGY — Electric vehicle sales doubled in the first half of 2013 and the growth is also driving another industry: electric utilities. Electric utilities benefit from higher demand since electric vehicles are […]

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Technology transforming the restaurant industry

BIZMOLOGY — More and more restaurant servers are carrying wireless devices to enter orders and close out tabs. But the day is rapidly approaching when restaurant guests cut out the […]

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Twitter’s data business might be its secret sauce

BIZMOLOGY — Twitter took advantage of new SEC rules to keep its IPO plans and its finances secret for as long as possible. After the big S-1 reveal last week, […]