peHUB Second Opinion 11.29

James Altucher gives us key takeaway of Sara Blakely, the founder of Spanx, being worth a billion.

Andrew Mason is staying as Groupon’s CEO for now.

Oh no! House Speaker John Boehner says no “substantive progress” made on fiscal cliff talks.

Hostess has the okay to give top execs bonuses totaling up to $1.8 mln.

Apple will start selling unlocked iPhone 5 models starting tonight.

YouTube’s investing of $100 mln in original content is nothing compared to what Time Warner spends.

T-Mobile USA may get the iPhone next week.

Sharp is talking about selling a stake to Dell and Intel.

Cisco does another deal with buy of Cariden Technologies for $141 mln.

The White House has come out against the STEM Jobs Act of 2012.

LivingSocial is cutting 400 jobs.

Starbuck’s most expensive coffee costs $7 for a 16-ounce cup.

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