Eric Jhonsa

Eric Jhonsa is TheStreet's technology columnist. He previously handled Seeking Alpha's tech news coverage, and before that was a writer for The Motley Fool.

Eric has a B.A. in Economics from Columbia University. He can be reached at eric.jhonsa@thestreet.com.

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Facebook's Latest Purchase Is One More Bet on a Futuristic Computing Interface

Facebook's Latest Purchase Is One More Bet on a Futuristic Computing Interface

After seeing Apple and Google dominate mobile operating systems, Mark Zuckerberg's firm wants to have a bigger role in how next-gen computing platforms evolve.

Consumers Win as Google Play Pass and Apple Arcade Roll Out

Consumers Win as Google Play Pass and Apple Arcade Roll Out

Google and Apple are both launching cheap subscription services that provide access to a large library of mobile apps that lack ads and in-app purchases.

Netflix's Stock Still Has Some Risks, but It's Becoming More Intriguing

Netflix's Stock Still Has Some Risks, but It's Becoming More Intriguing

The streaming giant's shares aren't as richly valued as they were for much of 2018 and early 2019. And while risks exist, some recent worries look a little overblown.

Apple Arcade Feels a Bit Like Streaming Services in Their Early Days

Apple Arcade Feels a Bit Like Streaming Services in Their Early Days

Apple's game-subscription service doesn't have many big-budget titles for now. But it's priced aggressively, has some quality titles and comes without ads or in-game purchases.

Cloud Data Center Construction Boom Is Good News for Chip and Hardware Suppliers

Cloud Data Center Construction Boom Is Good News for Chip and Hardware Suppliers

As cloud giants digest some of their past investments in hardware and chips, they're still investing heavily in growing their data center capacity. That's ultimately a positive for data center REITs and chip suppliers with cloud exposure.

Walmart's Online Grocery Momentum Looks Poised to Continue

Walmart's Online Grocery Momentum Looks Poised to Continue

While Amazon remains quite dominant in traditional e-commerce, Walmart is seeing good traction in the part of its e-commerce business that can leverage its bricks-and-mortar empire.

Cisco's Reported Buyout Offer for Datadog Drives Home Its Software Ambitions

Cisco's Reported Buyout Offer for Datadog Drives Home Its Software Ambitions

The networking giant was reportedly willing to pay much more than $7 billion for infrastructure and app monitoring software firm Datadog, which delivered a strong IPO on Thursday.

Facebook's Hardware Efforts Are Intriguing, But Face Plenty of Competition

Facebook's Hardware Efforts Are Intriguing, But Face Plenty of Competition

The social media giant is ramping up its hardware efforts.

Why Roku Is Unlikely to Be Badly Stung By Comcast's Latest Move

Why Roku Is Unlikely to Be Badly Stung By Comcast's Latest Move

Roku's shares have fallen sharply in response to Comcast's decision to provide a free set-top to Internet-only customers. But the impact of this move on Roku's account growth will probably be limited.

Cheaper Software Firms Are Starting to Draw More Buyout and Activist Interest

Cheaper Software Firms Are Starting to Draw More Buyout and Activist Interest

Software firms trading well below their 52-week highs are increasingly proving to be popular M&A and activist targets. Here's a look at some other names that could potentially draw interest.