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There have been a lot of news/rumors about

Google

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potentially buying

YouTube

for $1.6 billion. Two excellent posts about this:

Compete

analyzes the traffic metrics of both sites and concludes Google Video is no match for YouTube

.

Charlene Li at Forrester gives her reasons

why Google would want to buy YouTube

.

And, as an aside, if you can't find something on Google,

try this

.

TheStreet Recommends

On "Mad Money" Thursday, Cramer stated what he thinks

are the best and worst companies in the tech sector right now

.

Modern Graham looks at

this week's list of the 15 stocks it believes are trading at the highest discount to intrinsic value

.

OK, if we all work together,

we can get this $1 million from Netflix

. I'm on the case.

Kirk Kerkorian

is not happy about GM

.

This surprised me:

Most MySpace users are over 35

.

24/7 Wall Street is out with the worrisome reality that

Microsoft Vista might be more delayed than people think

.

CXO Advisory demonstrates

that serial entrepreneurs do better than first-time entrepreneurs

.

On Monday, start-up company

Zecco

launches ZERO commission stock trading. 24-7 Wall Street

looks at the implications

on

E*Trade

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,

Ameritrade

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and

Schwab

( SCH)

Traders Insights pays some visits

to Target, Old Navy and the Gap

.

The Average Joe loves

Suntech Power

.

Wow, this

is kind of cool

.

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