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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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Palo Alto Networks, Other Cybersecurity Stocks, Get Boost After JPMorgan Breach

By Dana Blankenhorn

Growth leader Palo Alto Networks faces new competition in next generation firewalls as the industry seeks a more integrated approach to fighting threats.

12:02PM 10/03/14

The Oracle Battle Against Real Cloud Continues in Post-Ellison Era

By Dana Blankenhorn

Real clouds use commodity hardware and software. But Oracle was built on a proprietary database, and it is dancing into the cloud era with that software as its base.

11:45AM 10/02/14

Prudential Taking New Bets on How Long Baby-Boom Pensioners Will Live

By Dana Blankenhorn

The life insurer is offering 'single group annuity' contracts for companies that want to lessen or remove their pension obligations.

12:13PM 10/01/14

With Purchase of Move, News Corp. Puts Focus on the Internet

By Dana Blankenhorn

News Corp. buying the owner of Realtor.com, which has been losing online market share to Zillow.

12:25PM 09/30/14

Encana Purchase of Athlon Shows Strength of Oil, Weakness of Gas

By Dana Blankenhorn

Texas oil assets remain strong as Canadian gas producer Encana buys into the Permian Basin play.

10:54AM 09/29/14

5 Semiconductor Stocks Delivering Big Shareholder Profits Now

By Dana Blankenhorn

Semiconductor stocks are rising thanks to consolidation and optimism over the Internet of Things. Here's how to play this sector.

11:52AM 09/26/14

Walmart's Latest Move Into Banking May Be More Successful This Time

By Dana Blankenhorn

Walmart's stock has moved higher since Wednesday's announcement that it will begin offering low-cost checking accounts under the name GoBank.

01:09PM 09/25/14

Citizens Bank's IPO Closes Up 7% After Disappointing Opening

By Dana Blankenhorn

The initial public offering for Citizens Bank was described Wednesday as the 'anti-Alibaba.' But after a weak start, the stock closed up over 7% for the day.

04:28PM 09/24/14

AT&T Wants What Comcast Has and It's Not Broadband Wires

By Dana Blankenhorn

A bundle of Amazon Prime and HBO may appeal to female buyers of Internet access, so AT&T is eager to acquire more content to keep pace with Comcast.

01:42PM 09/23/14

Why the Rockefellers May Be Right in Ditching Energy Stocks

By Dana Blankenhorn

Oil prices remain under pressure despite rising international tensions. Could the Rockefeller Brothers' decision to get out fossil fuels make economic sense?

11:27AM 09/22/14

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