Tech & Telecom
Tech & Telecom
Microsoft, also known as the house of Gates, easily triumphed over Oracle. Also Steve Jobs and Apple took a healthy bite out of EMC.
Meanwhile in live tournament play Google came back from behind to win over Cisco. Intel played an impressive game but just couldn’t match the mojo of Hewlett-Packard.
Health & Home
A spin-off gave Altria more than enough momentum to take down Wal-Mart. Despite being the real thing, Coca-Cola couldn’t pull through and lost to Procter & Gamble.
And there’s “no more tears” for Johnson & Johnson. The baby shampoo powerhouse easily racked up more points than Merck.
Meanwhile in live tournament play Bob Iger’s creative juices led Disney to victory over Pepsi.
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