Daniel Graf had led Google Maps since 2012, leading the charge to bring the product to iOS.
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In the last nine years, Yahoo's investment in Alibaba is the only thing that's gone right.
Amazon wants to dominate a lot of different industries, from e-commerce to cloud services, and the company is now getting serious about video games.
Apple's latest iterations of its iPhone set a new record, the company said--to the tune of more than 4 million pre-orders.
The e-commerce giant won't be included in the biggest exchange-traded funds that normally would list a company like Alibaba.
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Though Alibaba is seeking a valuation of as much as $162.7 billion, one stock market pro thinks it could fetch up to $240 billion.
It's clear major retailers doubt Apple's entry into mobile payments, too, says PayPal exec Bill Ready.
Money manager Jeffery Gundlach thinks Apple has lost its luster, but investor Roger McNamee thinks it has more room to run.