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Chinese e-tailer Alibaba prices IPO at $68, raising $21.8B

In the largest initial public offering in US history, Alibaba raises funds to fuel its global ambitions.

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison steps down

Oracle's fiery frontman hands over the reins to Mark Hurd and Safra Catz as the company another shaky quarter.

iPhone 6 goes on sale around globe

Doors are opening at Apple stores worldwide as Friday begins and the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus go on sale.

Verizon, Motorola to unveil fast-charging Droid in October
Galaxy Note 4 preorders start Friday
Apple, U2 secretly work on new way to buy music
Dear Sony, don't get out of smartphones yet

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Microsoft cuts 2,100 employees worldwide

As part of a second wave of cuts announced in July, Microsoft is laying off 2,100 employees worldwide on September 18.

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Apple's Tim Cook: Innovation 'alive and well' at company

After introducing the new iPhone 6 and Apple Watch last week, Apple's chief executive speaks with Businessweek about how the company has changed in his three years at the helm.

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iOS 8 crosses 14 percent adoption rate

Following its official launch Wednesday, Apple's new mobile OS has already shot up the ranks, according to mobile analytics firm Mixpanel.

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Motorola's Moto X (2014) is a premium, customizable winner

In addition to its Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor, 1080p display, and 13-megapixel camera, Motorola's second-gen Moto X features custom design options that now include leather backings.

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iOS 8's advanced photo-editing tools

Put a finishing touch on your iOS photos with Apple's new editing tools.

7 minutes agoTech Industryby

Ellison retrospective: An original straight out of central casting

Oracle's founder, who stepped down Thursday as CEO, has cut a bella figura as he carved out a unique -- and sometimes controversial -- personna as a titan of tech.

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Are Uber's gratuity fees misleading? Judge says yes

A US judge rules the ride-sharing service must face a lawsuit in which a passenger alleges the company pockets a "substantial portion" of the tips meant to go to drivers.

17 minutes agoAppleby

Voice dictation is now done in real time on iOS 8

Previously, you had to tap a button before iOS would transcribe your voice to text.

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Pixite's Photo Kit takes advantage of iOS 8 app bundles

Software developer Pixite is known for its stylized photography apps, and a new app bundle gets you the whole collection for 20 percent off.

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The Timex Ironman One GPS+ smartwatch lets you leave the phone behind

With built in GPS and 3G connectivity, you can send messages and track your location without toting your smartphone.

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How to use widgets on iOS 8

Widgets are one of the many attractive new features of iOS 8; perhaps one of the most attractive.

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Apple iPhone 6 goes on sale around the world

Doors are opening at Apple stores worldwide as Friday begins and the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus go on sale.

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The 404 Show 1,553: Google location history freak out, $200 Kindle Voyage too much? (podcast)

Today we freak ourselves out over Google's location history map, decide $200 is way too much to spend on a Kindle Voyage and make an effort to start throwing more stuff out.

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The 404 Show 1,553: Google location history freak out, $200 Kindle Voyage too much?

Today we freak ourselves out over Google's location history map, decide $200 is way too much to spend on a Kindle Voyage and make an effort to start throwing more stuff out.

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Small-screen swan song: Why owners of earlier iPhones won't regret the iPhone 6

Living with the iPhone 6, part 1: In our first post-review check-in, Scott returns to his faithful iPhone 5S after living with the larger screen of the iPhone 6 -- and finds that you can't go home again.

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