NEW YORK, September 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG), Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU), Equinix, Inc. (NASDAQ: EQIX), Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), and IAC/InterActiveCorp. (NASDAQ: IACI). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.
Google Inc. Research Report
On September 16, 2013, The New York Times blog reported that Google Inc. (Google) acquired Bump, a maker of apps for sharing photos and files, for a purchase price of c.$40 million. David Lieb, CEO and cofounder at Bump, through an official blog post on Bump's website said, "We're excited to announce that the Bump team is joining Google!" He added, "Bump and Flock will continue to work as they always have for now; stay tuned for future updates." As per the New York Times blog post, Bump has been known for reinventing itself several times, as a tool for exchanging business cards, then a social network and then a file-sharing service, and recently it has made a photo-sharing app called Flock. According to the release, Bump's latest versions had a characteristic that were sought after by Google: simplicity of design and function, despite complex algorithms. As per the report, Google's management commented, "The Bump team has demonstrated a strong ability to quickly build and develop products that users love, and we think they'll be a great fit at Google." The Full Research Report on Google Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/cec2_GOOG]
Baidu, Inc. Research Report
On September 4, 2013, Bloomberg reported that Baidu's online video platform, iQIYI has entered into a strategic alliance with TCL Multimedia Technology Holdings Limited (TCL Multimedia) to launch a cross-industry and innovative new product "TCL-iQIYI TV+" (TV+). According to the release, TV+ is custom-made for the Internet-savvy families in China, featuring a 5.9 mm ultra-narrow rim and an ultra-thin body of 29 mm in thickness. As per Bloomberg, Mr. Hao Yi, CEO of TCL Multimedia said, "With the cooperation with iQIYI and Baidu, we have become the first Chinese TV maker to have incorporated the Internet business model into the conventional TV business." The Full Research Report on Baidu, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/cd9e_BIDU]
Equinix, Inc. Research Report
On September 3, 2013, Equinix Inc. (Equinix) announced that INTERNET MULTIFEED CO. (MF), a high-quality Internet Exchange provider and operator of the Japan Network Access Point (JPNAP), has expanded the JPNAP peering exchange into Equinix's Tokyo-4 (TY4) International Business Exchange (IBX) data center, located in Otemachi, Tokyo. Kei Furuta, Managing Director, Equinix Japan K.K. said, "Japan is a critical strategic market and the expansion of JPNAP to TY4 further strengthens our network ecosystem in Japan. JPNAP's customers and significant traffic volume will help us to meet the growing demand for data center services in Japan, as well as provide customers with greater access to global network connectivity while streamlining internet delivery. We are pleased to expand our five-year relationship with JPNAP." The Full Research Report on Equinix, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/9fff_EQIX]
Zillow, Inc. Research Report
On September 11, 2013, Zillow, Inc. (Zillow) announced the availability of the full range of its real estate aggregate data and related indices to the customers of Moody's Analytics, a leading independent provider of economic forecasting. According to the Company, through its data delivery platform, DataBuffet, customers of Moody's Analytics can avail information, including the Zillow Home Value Index and Zillow Rent Index, first-of-their-kind indices designed to measure the true market values of all homes potentially for rent or sale, as well as Zillow negative equity data. Zillow's Chief Economist, Stan Humphries, said, "No other single real estate data source can match the footprint and depth of Zillow's sales and rental information. We're excited to have a new way to distribute this data, which has always been freely available on Zillow.com, and are very pleased to be working with Moody's Analytics to make it more broadly accessible." The Full Research Report on Zillow, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/5223_Z]
IAC/InterActiveCorp. Research Report
On September 12, 2013, IAC/InterActiveCorp.'s (IAC) operating businesses, Electus announced that its global distribution arm, Electus International, has acquired international rights to Years of Living Dangerously, premiering on SHOWTIME in April 2014. According to the Company, the multi-part docu-series event narrates the travel experiences of real people facing the crippling effects of climate change-related weather events, the politics of global warming and the efforts made to find solutions to the problem. Daniel Abbasi, an executive producers of the show, said, "In addition to our core coverage of the dramatic climate change story in the USA the "Years" team has crisscrossed the globe to uncover gripping stories. We couldn't be more pleased to partner with Electus' passionate and experienced team to extend our distribution reach to a truly global audience." The Company further informed that Electus International will sell the finished tape format in October at the 2014 MIPCOM conference. The Full Research Report on IAC/InterActiveCorp. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/c018_IACI]
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