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Qualcomm to manufacture Kindle in UK

According to Electronista.com, Amazon is almost ready to set a UK release date for the Kindle.  “Manufacturing responsibilities for a UK Kindle are said to be going to Qualcomm, who is also allegedly responsible for finding a regional cellular...

Picks up 11.6% in Q2

The Jubak’s Picks, my 12-18 month portfolio, returned 11.6% in the second quarter of 2009. Not shabby for a portfolio almost 50% in cash when the period began. When stocks are plunging, holding cash limits your losses. When stocks are rallying—and the 40% gain on the...

Books on China

Want to understand China? (And what investor doesn’t these days?) Start with these two books. First, China Shakes the World by James Kynge, the former China bureau chief for the Financial Times. Second, China’s Trapped Transition: The Limits of Developmental Autocracy...