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  1. Alibaba set to raise $21.8 billion in initial public offeringRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Dallas Morning News

    The Alibaba Group will raise nearly $21.8 billion in its initial stock sale, people briefed on the matter said Thursday, as investors flocked to buy a piece of the Internet juggernaut that is dominating China's e-commerce industry. The company priced its shares at $68 each, at the top end of an already raised range.

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  2. Alibaba's market valuation of US$167.6b puts it in the big leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Investors have been clamouring to get shares since top executives at Alibaba, including chairman Jack Ma Yun, kicked off the road show last week. Photo: Reuters At US$68 a share, Alibaba's market valuation of US$167.6 billion surpasses American corporate icons from Walt Disney to Boeing.

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  3. Report: Liberals Bash Hillary, Back Warren in Secret EmailsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Max

    Liberal activists are slamming Hillary Clinton in a members-only group on Google, with some calling for Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren to run for the White House in 2016 to teach the former secretary of State and mainstream Democrats a lesson. "The establishment Dems need to be punished, and the best way for that to happen is for Warren to beat Hillary in the primary on a populist message," Carl Gibson, a progressive activist and writer for Occupy.com, wrote in an email obtained by The Hill.

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  4. Google wants websites to work more like apps, even offlineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Engadget

    Google wants to get rid of frustrating 404 error pages and make websites still feel interactive even if you're not connected to the internet. So, the company has recently developed a new technology called "Service Workers," and Google software engineer Alex Russell talked about it at length during the O'Reilly Velocity conference in New York this week.

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  5. Android L's newest security feature: out-of-the-box encryptionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Engadget

    Apple isn't the only one that's making its software a lot more secure , and erm, fed-proof -- Google's upcoming Android platform will apparently be encrypted by default, according to The Washington Post . The publication didn't clarify whether it's Android's full-disk encryption, which Google first rolled out in 2011, but it did say that nobody can access the encrypted device , unless they know its four-digit pin.

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  6. The Aquila tablet scans our world in 3D to help build better virtual onesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Engadget

    Your tablet can fire off emails and help you rotate beautiful, Escherian worlds , but can it capture the world around you in glorious 3D? Probably not, but the newly revealed Aquila from Mantis Vision and Flextronics can. Most of its spec sheet reads like any other top-flight tablet's would -- it's got a 8-inch screen running at 1900 x 1200 and a punchy Snapdragon 801 chipset ticking away in there -- but the telltale dual image sensors 'round the back make it clear this isn't your average Android slate.

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  7. ET: HUL blitz cashes in on bhelpuri's in Pepsodent adsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Liyuan, Xi's wife and a popular singer and Chinese folklore artist, will interact with students of a school in New Delhi and teach them calligraphy. This mission is simply to test the organisation's ability to take something all the way up to Mars, keep it in good health during the journey.

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  8. Google wants to enrich offline browsingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CIO

    Someday soon, users may be able to interact with their favorite websites even when these sites aren't accessible, thanks to a new browser standard called Service Workers being developed by Google. With Service Workers, "We can make sure when you go to your site, it always feels responsive, that it is always there, even if it isn't up-to-date," explained Google software engineer Alex Russell at the O'Reilly Velocity conference , held this week in New York.

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  9. Google's Android One Initiative: The Impact On SamsungRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Through Android One, Google is looking to improve the user experience on low-priced smartphones, enticing customers in emerging markets to upgrade. The initiative could potentially compound Samsung's market share woes in emerging countries, where we expect much of the growth in the smartphone market to come from.

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  10. Editor's Picks #385Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Archinect School Blog

    Axonometric diagram of Stadthaus M1, courtesy of Barkow Leibinger The latest entry in the Showcase: series featured Barkow Leibinger 's Stadthaus M1 , located in the "sustainable model district" of Vauban in the already so-called "green city" of Freiburg. Plus, Nicholas Korody looked at Factory Berlin , a " start-up campus " hosted by Google, built on a site where " a section of the Berlin Wall...once housed a German Democratic Republic watchpost ".

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  11. Amazon Scoops Up .buy Top-Level Domain for $4.6MRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PC Magazine

    Amazon shelled out more than $4.59 million to get its hands on the .buy domain during a recent auction. Our minds are spinning with the possible creative uses Amazon might get out of its latest purchase- the entire top-level domain name .buy, which recently sold for a cool $4.59 million to the online retail giant.

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  12. Markets Live: Scotland decidesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Age

    Shares are poised to open higher after Wall St reached new highs overnight on US Fed optimism, with the Scottish independence results due today. Chinese internet giant Alibaba will debut with a market value of $US167.6 million on the New York Stock Exchange when it begins trading later today.

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  13. Almost Everyone Needs a Flu Shot: CDCRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WebMD

    Talk to health experts and other people like you in WebMD's Communities. It's a safe forum where you can create or participate in support groups and discussions about health topics that interest you.

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  14. Alex Brummer: Unlocking a Chinese puzzle as investors gear up for Alibaba flotationRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    First, a health warning. When it comes to tech stocks, this column has, on occasion, been hopelessly wrong - most notably when Google floated a decade ago.

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  15. Obama Administration Tackles Antibiotic ResistanceRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | WebMD

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  16. One Dose of Antidepressant Changes Brain Connections, Study SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WebMD

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  17. ET: Very bullish on India, says Mark MobiusRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Liyuan, Xi's wife and a popular singer and Chinese folklore artist, will interact with students of a school in New Delhi and teach them calligraphy. This mission is simply to test the organisation's ability to take something all the way up to Mars, keep it in good health during the journey.

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  18. BZ Media Opens Registration for Wearables TechCon 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday | Exhibitor Online

    BZ Media LLC announced that registration was open for Wearables TechCon, coming to Santa Clara, CA, March 9 11, 2015. The event will feature over 60 sessions for OEM builders, designers, and developers of Wearable computing technology and a large exhibit hall where attendees can investigate the leading edge of wearable technology firsthand.

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  19. News Corp Criticizes Google for 'Piracy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    In a letter to EU antitrust chief JoaquA n Almunia on Sept. 8-disclosed by the company Wednesday-News Corp Chief Executive Robert Thomson echoed other critics of Google's search functions, saying it "systematically diverts users away from relevant sites to its own related sites for commercial reasons."

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  20. Alibaba IPO: Yahoo's Marissa Mayer in the spotlight as Chinese giant goes publicRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Independent

    Yahoo owns a 22.5% stake in Alibaba after making $1bn investment- but IPO could be a make or break moment for Mayer When Alibaba, China's answer to eBay and Amazon, lists in New York tomorrow, it could be make or break for Yahoo boss Marissa Mayer. Alibaba's listing is set to be the biggest ever - valuing it at an estimated $160bin - and Yahoo plans to sell down its stake in the Chinese e-commerce giant from 22.5 per cent to 16.3 per cent as part of the float, raising up to $8 billiion.

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