peHUB Second Opinion 2.10

Google, afflicted with “me-too-ism,” is unable to predict where technologies are going to lead society.

Kleiner Perkins is considering launching a fund focused on startups selling cloud services.

Want your email to get read? Here’s some words you should avoid (press, confirm, invite).

Why these online companies–Google, Amazon and eBay-are building bricks and mortar stores.

Beware the three Ps: Pinterest, Path and Privacy.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 89 points, its worst day this year.

Rumors flood twitter that Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s supreme leader, was assassinated or is on the run after a coup.

Do we feel bad? Barclays cuts bonuses at its investment bank by 32%.

The $25 bln mortgage settlement? Terms of the deal aren’t public because a legally binding deal hasn’t been inked yet.

DuPont finally puts its car paint business up for sale and the unit could fetch $4 bln.

iTunes customers are getting hacked and Apple is keeping a lid on it.

The white Macbook is officially dead. New Apple laptops are now aluminum.

This father actually shot his daughter’s computer after a disrespectful Facebook post.

Mitt Romney says he’s the only candidate who has never worked a day in Washington. He just a buyout king.