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Friday's Daily Blog Watch

Google's earnings, checking out health care, and eBay charm.

Editor's note: Every morning, James Altucher presents the most timely, topical posts from the Web's best business blogs.

Mark Cuban, Dallas Mavericks owner and entrepreneur extraordinaire, wonders what

Apple

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will do in the face of the new

GooTube competition

in the media world.

Bloggingstocks lists the ways in which

eBay

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charmed the Street

with the power of three.

Controlled Greed believes that

GM

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CEO

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Rick Wagnoner

is the comeback kid of the year.

Crossing Wall Street reminds us that it was just

19 years ago

yesterday.

Rising Dividend Investing believes the

health care sector

is hitting new highs, and is quite bullish overall.

ValueBlogger

likes

the Second Curve Capital holding mega-collection agency

Encore

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. Second Curve is a hedge fund that focuses on specialty finance companies. Here are its

top holdings

.

Brett Steenbarger asks what happens to the market after lots of stocks

hit 52-week highs

.

And Ticker Sense looks at what typically happens when the

Dow

crosses a multiple of 1000

.

CNet

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responds to the accusation that it is

bleeding traffic

.

Paul Kedrosky is keeping a keen eye on

Mary Meeker's question length

on the

Google

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conference call.

Paid Content provides a nice summary of

Google's earnings

.

Although the Dow is hitting all-time highs, it still has plenty of dogs: here are Dow stocks that have

greater than 3% dividends

.

MicroPersuasion speculates that Metacafe might be the

heir to YouTube

.

And speaking of Metacafe:

magic

.

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