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Tuesday's Daily Blog Watch

Exploring Intuitive Surgical, trick or treat for Baidu, and who is the average YouTuber.

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

Warren Buffett has updated his holdings with one new consumer play and an addition to an older investment. Here are

Buffett's updated holdings

.

Bloggingstocks shows us what

Microsoft

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has been doing

with its cash

.

Yale University is the top performing college pension fund, averaging about 20% per year. Here are its

top stock holdings

.

I can't even remember when the

S&P

last declined

TheStreet Recommends

1%.

Will

Baidu's

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earnings

be a trick or a treat later today?

One Guy's Investments

looks at

robot company

Intuitive Surgical

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.

Super entrepreneur Guy Kawasaki has a

great review

of an interesting new book.

Interesting initimate account of the

Google

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-YouTube

deal

from Mark Cuban.

Mashable crunches the numbers and determines what the

average YouTube user

looks like.

HipMojo figures out what

Wikipedia.org would be worth

as a private company. This analysis is interesting to see how one could value a Web site right now.

I believe this analysis is way too conservative (I would multiply by four times), but it's interesting.

Powershares is riding the private equity boom by launching an ETF, Listed Private Equity Portfolio

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, which allows people to invest in an index of publicly traded private equity firms. Here are the

stocks

in the ETF.

InvestorTrip selects

Corning

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as the

stock pick of the week

. (I found this post via the

Festival of Stocks

.)

Crossing Wall Street, with a very simple graphic, disputes the idea that

this rally is irrational

.

Jealous: I can't believe what

cameras.com

just sold for.

Can

Yahoo!

(YHOO)

be bought

by Microsoft?

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