From Tom’s Blog
Trader Joe’s keeps its business partners out of the spotlight; both sides have incentives for keeping mum about re-branded products. But if you try things around the store, you’ll probably find a few that, um… strongly remind you of big-name favorites.
THE DEBATE RAGES ON: Why the blazingly fast new Galaxy Note 4 is simply light years ahead of Apple’s iPhone
From the London Daily Mail:
Sadly for Apple, the school bully, Samsung, has swaggered up and walked off with its lunch money without even making an effort.
Next to the Galaxy Note 4, iPhone 6 Plus looks like a bodged-together mess.
Samsung has been making huge phones for years – greeted at first with ridicule, then grudging acceptance, before finally being granted the ultimate accolade of Apple producing its own knock-off.
But the 6 Plus really isn’t fit to shine Galaxy Note 4’s boots.
The car dashboard is being transformed and it’s taking AM-FM radio with it.
Just as it did newspapers and broadcast television, the Internet revolution is roiling the local broadcast landscape that has long held a monopoly on the car radio.
There’s an extra-hot room in hell reserved for Tom Leykis.
It’s the perfect place for a guy who makes his worldly living by spewing out drivel with the appeal of fresh excrement.
Two US food and drink titans have posted sharply lower profits for the July-to-September quarter.
McDonald’s saw earnings fall 30%, while Coca-Cola’s fell 14%, with both citing lower US sales as key reasons.