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iPhone 6 goes on sale around globe

Doors open at Apple stores across the globe as the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus hit the shelves.

After Alibaba IPO, renewed talk of Yahoo as acquisition target

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Using its new top-shelf graphics processing unit, Nvidia tackles one of the most persistent conspiracy theories in American history.

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Compact, comfy Samsung Galaxy Avant (pictures)

The small, 4.5-inch phone is easy to maneuver in one hand and has a softly textured backing that's good for grip.

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