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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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Renewed talk of Yahoo as acquisition target after Alibaba IPO

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