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Your Parent Or Kid Moved In: Are You Covered? http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157551/your-parent-or-kid-moved-are-you-covered A record 57 million Americans now live in multigenerational family households — double the number in 1980, according to a new Pew Research Center study. And I bet many of them have the wrong...]]> News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:44:07 +0000 forbes 157551 at http://www.autoballa.com Pandora Looks to Challenge Terrestrial Radio's Dominance in Cars http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157550/pandora-looks-challenge-terrestrial-radios-dominance-cars Pandora Media is one of the largest Internet radio providers in the U.S. with more than 75 million active users. While the company’s active user count has increased at a robust pace historically, it...]]> News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:42:07 +0000 forbes 157550 at http://www.autoballa.com Are General Manager Salaries About To Skyrocket? Will There Be A Front Office Salary Cap? http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157548/are-general-manager-salaries-about-skyrocket-will-there-be-front-office-salary-cap
It’s January 2026. New York Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner gets out of his driverless car and triumphantly marches before the gathered press to introduce his prized new free agent. It’s a record-...]]>
News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:24:12 +0000 forbes 157548 at http://www.autoballa.com Are General Manager Salaries About To Skyrocket? Will There Be A Front Office Salary Cap? forbes
Volkswagen AG New Coverage: Trefis Price Estimate at $51 http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157501/volkswagen-ag-new-coverage-trefis-price-estimate-51 Volkswagen AG is the second largest automaker in the world behind Toyota and slightly ahead of GM, selling 9.72 million vehicles globally in 2013. Established in 1937, Volkswagen AG, along with its...]]> News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:54:07 +0000 forbes 157501 at http://www.autoballa.com Ford Plans to Tap Africa, Middle East Market http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157356/ford-plans-tap-africa-middle-east-market Ford Motors has outlined an aggressive plan to accelerate the activities of its newest business unit, the Middle East and Africa. Leveraging its One Ford Global Portfolio, the company will launch at...]]> News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:52:07 +0000 forbes 157356 at http://www.autoballa.com Arizona Execution: Botched, or Predictable? http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157328/arizona-execution-botched-or-predictable
My Facebook stream was alight last evening in the wake of Arizona’s two-hour execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood at the Arizona Prison Complex in Florence. Wood was sentenced to execution by lethal...]]>
News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:32:08 +0000 forbes 157328 at http://www.autoballa.com Arizona Execution: Botched, or Predictable? forbes
GM Profit Plunges On Recall Costs; $400 Million Set Aside For Victims http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157327/gm-profit-plunges-recall-costs-400-million-set-aside-victims General Motors'  net profit in the second quarter was all but wiped out by the cost of recall-related repairs as the automaker sought to put the financial impact of a devastating safety issue behind...]]> News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:30:08 +0000 forbes 157327 at http://www.autoballa.com 'Angry Birds Transformers' Trailer Shows Toys In Action http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157326/angry-birds-transformers-trailer-shows-toys-action
Having had information about the toy robots and cars for Angry Birds Transformers I have been looking forward to seeing what the game looks like in practice. Today we got a step closer as Rovio...]]>
News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:28:12 +0000 forbes 157326 at http://www.autoballa.com 'Angry Birds Transformers' Trailer Shows Toys In Action forbes
The Rise And Fall Of NASCAR At Indy http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157289/rise-and-fall-nascar-indy
This weekend is the latest running of NASCAR’s Brickyard 400 (officially the Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 at the Brickyard powered by BigMachineRecords.com) at the Indianapolis...]]>
News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:22:07 +0000 forbes 157289 at http://www.autoballa.com The Rise And Fall Of NASCAR At Indy forbes
Tim Cook Just Made The Case For A Low-Priced iPhone http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157211/tim-cook-just-made-case-low-priced-iphone
During Apple’s earnings call yesterday, CEO Tim Cook was asked a seemingly harmless question about the impact of trade-in programs on iPhone sales. Cook’s wide-ranging response was that he felt trade...]]>
News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 03:18:09 +0000 forbes 157211 at http://www.autoballa.com Tim Cook Just Made The Case For A Low-Priced iPhone forbes
A Tech Company With An Auto Focus http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157210/tech-company-auto-focus
When three guys from an accounting firm in Pune came up with the idea of offering IT services back in the late 1980s, they were entering uncharted territory. Personal computers were still getting...]]>
News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 03:14:06 +0000 forbes 157210 at http://www.autoballa.com A Tech Company With An Auto Focus forbes
HSBCVoice: What's Driving Mexico's Growth? http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157128/hsbcvoice-whats-driving-mexicos-growth
By Daniel Broderick Mexico’s increasing purchasing power, as well as key reforms passed by recently elected President Enrique Peña Nieto, have contributed to what economic experts at HSBC say may...]]>
News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:28:09 +0000 forbes 157128 at http://www.autoballa.com HSBCVoice: What's Driving Mexico's Growth? forbes
Google Dominates Autonomous Cars Influence as Auto Makers Lag Behind http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157126/google-dominates-autonomous-cars-influence-auto-makers-lag-behind
Self-driving cars are not yet on dealer lots, but the space is heating up and it’s being led by tech companies while traditional automakers make efforts to catch-up. A new Appinions’ Influence study...]]>
News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:52:06 +0000 forbes 157126 at http://www.autoballa.com Google Dominates Autonomous Cars Influence as Auto Makers Lag Behind forbes
Vision Without Execution Is Just Hallucination http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157120/vision-without-execution-just-hallucination
The title of this blog post is actually the favorite saying of serial entrepreneur, Steve Adams (thanks, Steve), and one of his heroes, Thomas Edison. A great vision is the table stakes for building...]]>
News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:02:05 +0000 forbes 157120 at http://www.autoballa.com Vision Without Execution Is Just Hallucination forbes
Interesting GM Put And Call Options For March 2015 http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157119/interesting-gm-put-and-call-options-march-2015
Investors in General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) saw new options begin trading this week, for the March 2015 expiration. One of the key data points that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to...]]>
News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:00:12 +0000 forbes 157119 at http://www.autoballa.com Interesting GM Put And Call Options For March 2015 forbes
Moses Was Wrong. Avoid Sprawl. Infill Cities (And Teams). http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157118/moses-was-wrong-avoid-sprawl-infill-cities-and-teams
Social and business communities thrive in close proximity. Yet, as Robert Caro explained long ago in The Power Broker, Robert Moses had a bias to build things like parkways and bridges that enabled...]]>
News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:58:09 +0000 forbes 157118 at http://www.autoballa.com Moses Was Wrong. Avoid Sprawl. Infill Cities (And Teams). forbes
What Marketers Can Learn From Airbnb's Attempt To Rebrand http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157029/what-marketers-can-learn-airbnbs-attempt-rebrand
Marketers don’t cut people open, design cars that can crash, handle hazardous waste or fly into war zones. Relatively speaking, it’s a low-stakes profession. The job is varied and fast-paced, pays...]]>
News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 04:08:07 +0000 forbes 157029 at http://www.autoballa.com What Marketers Can Learn From Airbnb's Attempt To Rebrand forbes
Convertible Owners Have More Bucks And Brains Than Other Drivers, Survey Says http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157025/convertible-owners-have-more-bucks-and-brains-other-drivers-survey-says
Most Popular Convertibles In The U.S. In what might be a case of twisted logic, data suggests it takes an above-average income and education to drive what, by all measures, is one of the least...]]>
News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:18:06 +0000 forbes 157025 at http://www.autoballa.com Convertible Owners Have More Bucks And Brains Than Other Drivers, Survey Says forbes
Wine Tourism Mega Hit: Just Add Music http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157024/wine-tourism-mega-hit-just-add-music BAROLO, Italy –Let’s start with some numbers. 750. That’s about the everyday population of the comune of Barolo, the wine mecca of the Piedmont region that produces the red wines widely regarded as...]]> News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:16:09 +0000 forbes 157024 at http://www.autoballa.com Diesels, Despite Competition,Will Still Lead Fuel Frugality March - Audi http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157023/diesels-despite-competitionwill-still-lead-fuel-frugality-march-audi
MALMO, Sweden – Diesel engines are under attack on many fronts, but Audi still believes they have a solid future and will even lead the way in saving fuel for a while yet. Ever-tightening clean-air...]]>
News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:14:05 +0000 forbes 157023 at http://www.autoballa.com Diesels, Despite Competition,Will Still Lead Fuel Frugality March - Audi forbes
Tesla Motors Idles California Plant To Prepare For Model X Production http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/157022/tesla-motors-idles-california-plant-prepare-model-x-production
Tesla Motors is halting production at its assembly plant in Fremont, California to prepare for the rollout of its electric crossover vehicles, known as the Model X. Tesla will also enhance its...]]>
News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:12:06 +0000 forbes 157022 at http://www.autoballa.com Tesla Motors Idles California Plant To Prepare For Model X Production forbes
China Auto Update: 2014 First Half http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/156941/china-auto-update-2014-first-half
Despite a slowing economy, China’s auto industry sales were strong during the first six months of the year. Passenger car sales registered a double-digit increase of 11 percent to 9.6 million units...]]>
News Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:26:08 +0000 forbes 156941 at http://www.autoballa.com China Auto Update: 2014 First Half forbes
Earnings Preview: China Growth to Drive GM's Earnings http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/156937/earnings-preview-china-growth-drive-gms-earnings General Motors is scheduled to announce its Q2 FY14 earnings on July 24. In the first quarter, GM’s earnings were down on account of high expenses related to car recalls and unfavorable currency...]]> News Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:50:10 +0000 forbes 156937 at http://www.autoballa.com India Is High On Japan's Investment Radar http://www.autoballa.com/2014/07/156910/india-high-japans-investment-radar Japanese institutional investors have ranked India number one with regard to investment potential in comparison to key emerging markets, according to a recent report by Nomura, the Tokyo-based lender...]]> News Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:04:08 +0000 forbes 156910 at http://www.autoballa.com