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Tim Boreham

Hey Google! Which ASX small caps are exposed to the unfolding home automation boom? The answer is the minnows Buddy Technologies (BUD, 5.4c) and Quantify Technology Holdings (QFY, 0.8c), although we caution that both have disappointed in the past. For the Adelaide-based 'cloud' minnow Buddy - previously Buddy Platform - now... Show More

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Amit Lodha

I have just returned from Fidelity’s annual bespoke Silicon Valley bus tour, where the team has spent time with 26 companies and their top management. Despite all the market noise around the recent NASDAQ sell-off, this trip has provided confirmation that the pace of innovation coming out of this part... Show More

Alex Cowie

When we asked you to suggest a stock tip in our 2018 Livewire reader survey, there were a few names that came up regularly. Drawing from the database of 2617 responses, here are the 10 stocks that readers tipped the most, with exclusive insights from our contributors for each one.... Show More

AMP Capital

Dr Bernard Meyerson, IBM’s chief innovation officer, was in the room in 2011 when his company’s powerful artificial intelligence (AI) computer, Watson, famously won Jeopardy, defeating the game show’s two most successful contestants. “There was an incredible euphoria. Watching the system do that was mind blowing” Meyerson said in a... Show More

CB Insights reports there are now 196 private companies around the world valued at $1B+. This year, 21 companies have joined the global unicorn club. Collectively, these companies are worth approximately $678B. Combined, they have raised approximately $142B. The largest share of the world’s unicorns (17%) are in e-commerce and/or... Show More