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“How Steve Jobs’ Mentor Turned a $5-Million Pipe Dream into a $340-Billion Reality”

This one may not be entirely loaded with secret stocks, since I suspect quite a few ardent Gumshoe readers have already figured out who they’re talking about as “Steve Jobs’ Mentor” … and therefore figured out which company they’re teasing … but, well, I’m still getting a lot of questions every day on this one, […]

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    My take on #AAPL: Steve Jobs WAS Apple. And, without him, they will be almost exclusively turning out sequels to their e...

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    Jeff Bezos was a pioneer in online retail and later expanded into consumer electronics and cloud computing -- all very b...

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    I would like to to see Jeff Brown and others pitch a new tech company, not regurgitate old ones. They're all the same. ...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    I'd really need to know what kind of cancer he's got if it's not pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma, and how the diagnosis...

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    Ben, we all love you but this is apparently fake news. He never said these words according to his sister and biograp...

  • SoGiAm

    Love Rules the Universe! Received the following from my friend Betty: A cousin posted this on facebook..something to t...

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    Is this it? Or will it be like - gold-and-silver-and-hard-assets-after-trumps-inauguration-2017? Either way sounds a gre...

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    Steve Jobs' College Mentor Was A Drug Dealer Turned Billionaire Mining Magnate http://www.businessinsider.com/steve-j...

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    There are stats which suggest that wealthier people eat out more often than poorer people do because they can easily spe...

  • Anamorph

    New article out on Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos; it's both a follow-up and the backstory to the fearless, take-no-priso...

  • arch1

    DR KSS Early on I was convinced that you were a good reader of persons and had a fine understanding of the condition of ...

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    Thanks for informing us about Steve Jobs destroying the world. I did NOT know that....

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    If one is to be conscionable with their stock picks, avoid AAPL. Steve Jobs is gone, thank heaven, as he destroyed the w...

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    According to RickRule, one of the biggest mining superstars alive today would be Robert Friedland. He is charismatic (a...

  • arch1

    In my view the market is presently saturated and unless $appl comes through with some unique breakthrough technology imp...

  • arch1

    Joe The paper is flawed on several levels and is a prime example of starting with a wrong premise,,,,, everything after ...

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    KSS: Ive no idea re HCV....I was gonna ask you the same question. I worked on his music from the earliest days. There's...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Off topic here, but wanted to commiserate with you re that lost article you are having to re-write. Been there, done tha...

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    Join the irregulars and you can read talk about Benitec for hours. I've read when Steve Jobs was diagnosed with pancrea...

  • Anamorph

    What a strange question! No, of course I have not met these people and don't see what that has to do with anything. ...

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    Currency faces...my guess is that he Feds have something up their sleeves and the discussion about whose faces are goi...

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    Thanks to Steve Jobs I'm the first Gummie to log in from 8 miles into hiking the NaPali Coast Trail on Kauai. Sorry you...

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    We are both very lucky, Om. I went to med school here and then left on a road trip for Sloan Kettering. I did like N...

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    ''Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Henry Ford’s, Sir Elton Johns, Travis Johnsons, Dr KSS’s.'' and everyone of them would sti...

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    Alan you are correct, the greater the freedom the greater the wealth. However your next statement, "for the winning few...

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    I am most definitely going to invest in this! How hard is to believe that this will sooner than later be something we'll...

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    Dr. KSS I'm disappointed in myself because when I first looked into Benitec, as soon as I saw "the reluctant CEO" bs I ...

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    Just a different perspective - These are things I cherish in life – health, family, wealth and knowledge in that order...

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    Hi. I have an iPhone 5S, I have a Pebble Smartwatch, and I'm a Google Glass Explorer. Google just announced their line ...

  • karmaswimswami

    SS: I most definitely did not state that Benitec's TT-034 trial is binary. It is not. I said that there are many possibl...

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    Not that it matters but Google Ventures and the late Steve Jobs backed this company. Not sure misleading is the right t...

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    FIRST!!!!!!!! Anytime ANY sales pitch includes making you wait, only to finish you off with an urgency to "give," you s...

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    A very nice discussion. Billions of $$ are spent on worthless stuff touted as wonderful. Could have placebo effect for...

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    I suppose there were world dominators in buggy whips and horse-drawn carriages. Once upon a time GM was a world dominato...

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    Steve Jobs had pancreatic cancer; no good inexpensive screen for that. Also pancreatic cancer does not produce symptoms ...

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    I was traveling when I read the original and now have caught up to the comments as well. I would like to add a few poin...

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    tell steve jobs and linda mac cartney...

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    Ha... it kills me to see this teaser. Don't throw tomatoes at me (or go ahead, if you must), but I make a living writing...

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    I live in Asia and I too see the decline in iPhone users while travelliing on the buses and subway. My friend's daughter...

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    The Osford Club teaser refers to Steve Jobs mentor Robert Friedland,CEO of Ivenhoe Mines.( IVN ) which has recently ch...

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    Yes it's former Ivanhoe, now called Turqouise Hill with main asset being the gold-copper mine in Oyu Tolgoi in Mongolia....

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    Question: Anything on this from Oxford Club that may have something to do with Mongolia as well. ************** How S...

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    Do we know anything about the following from the Oxford Club? How Steve Jobs’ Mentor Turned a $5-Million Pipe Dream ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Huh? There's a lot of non-Apple software available on Apple products -- and my understanding is that Yahoo's Widgets en...

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    What some might find surprising is that there is only one no-apple software used in Apple phones and computers......it i...

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    Let's not be irrational. Ultimately and alas, you're dead — you lose. Even sadder, Steve Jobs was famous for swipin...

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    As an elderly still-living survivor of several basal-cell skin cancers (fortunately none of them melanomas) that had t...

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    Travis, This is probably not news, but in the Isaacson Biography, Steve Jobs was building a boat with gorilla glass wal...

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    I think Steve Jobs was again seeing the future with Android the biggest threat to Apple. A Google/Intel combination vs A...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I don't think the comparison to AAPL is particularly apt, though Apple at $4 was pretty close to the 52-week lo...

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    With respect, and he would admit it himself, Steve Jobs was not "Management" material. Inspiration, genius, and relentl...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Wow, who would have ever thought that we'd see the day when Steve Jobs' passing would have less impact on Apple's stock ...

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    No, I didn't expect Apple to have huge news overnight -- nor did I expect the stock to remain essentially unchanged on t...

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    its my impression that they[zagg]was used as covers on app;e products steve jobs at his last meeting indicated that ZAGG...

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    IVAN has a long history of ups and downs, so I would not rush to buy it. Be patient and wait for the dip. I don't b...

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