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Dana Blankenhorn

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Dana Blankenhorn has been a business journalist since 1978, and a tech reporter since 1982. He has a B.A. from Rice University and an MS in Journalism from Northwestern University's Medill School.

His specialty has been getting to the future ahead of the crowd. He began covering the Internet in 1985, e-commerce in 1994, the Internet of Things in 2005, open source in 2005 and renewable energy in 2010. He has written for every medium from newspapers and magazines to Web sites, from books to blogs. He still seeks tomorrow from his Craftsman home in Atlanta.

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Lower Oil Prices Threaten the Alberta Oil Sands Players

By Dana Blankenhorn

Lower demand and shale oil threaten the economics of Canada's oil sands.

12:55PM 09/15/14

If Dollar General Succeeds in Family Dollar Takeover, Who Wins and Loses?

By Dana Blankenhorn

A drive around Atlanta to see the winners and losers if Dollar General succeeds in its takeover of Family Dollar brought some surprising answers.

02:17PM 09/12/14

Hewlett-Packard Reboots Its Cloud Strategy With Eucalyptus Deal

By Dana Blankenhorn

HP has the money to make acquisitions and is trying to bulk up in a fast-growing market.

12:13PM 09/12/14

Kroger Is Fast Becoming a Serious Challenger to Walmart

By Dana Blankenhorn

By operating under many different names, Kroger has become almost as big as Costco and has put in place a strategy Walmart is now copying.

11:39AM 09/11/14

When the Family Dollar Battle Ends, the Winner Will Be ... Walmart

By Dana Blankenhorn

Once the smoke clears on the Dollar General-Family Dollar battle, Walmart will be able to destroy the winner.

12:26PM 09/10/14

How Bad Is the Home Depot Breach, and What Will It Do to the Stock?

By Dana Blankenhorn

Home Depot admits that malware infected its point-of-sale systems but has yet to provide details on the extent of the problem.

10:37AM 09/09/14

Will Apple Catch Salesforce in the Wearable Software War?

By Dana Blankenhorn

Salesforce Wear lets developers connect wearables to clouds. Almost all major players, save Apple, have endorsed it. Can it become the Windows of wearables?

12:41PM 09/08/14

Why a Rackspace Sale to CenturyLink Would Make Sense

By Dana Blankenhorn

The price war in cloud computing may mean that only big companies with multiple sources of income will be able to survive.

12:11PM 09/08/14

Corporate Crowdfunding Works Even When You Don’t Need The Money

By Dana Blankenhorn

Crowdfunding isn’t always just about the money. It can also be about social engagement, about positioning, about reputation and about doing some good in the world.

09:39AM 09/08/14

Wind Energy Gets Profitable Gust -- A Mighty Wind Blows From the Developing World to Indiana

By Dana Blankenhorn

Windstream Technologies, which uses a sun-wind energy combination in its SolarMill, could be a model for the boons innovations can bring to American employment. But can it take off?

09:10AM 09/08/14

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