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What will get the talking heads talking in 2014 -- the big deals, the inescapable trends, the newsmakers? Our well-studied predictions for the year ahead.

Twitter will close below its IPO price

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In the coming year the Blue Bird of Chattiness falls to earth -- as do the valuations of other social-media giants. (For more, see "Tech's Smart Money Will Exit.")

Odds: 56%

- Last updated January 03 2014 12:30 PM ET
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