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Alibaba increases IPO price range to between $66 and $68 per share from $60 to $66 per share.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Alibaba now plans to raise up to $25.03 billion in its upcoming IPO, making what was expected to be the biggest stock market debut even bigger....

Purchase of 'Minecraft' maker could help boost Microsoft's mobile reach
NEW YORK (AP) -- Microsoft's decision to spend $2.5 billion for the creator of the hit game "Minecraft" could help the Xbox maker grab attention on mobile phones, a new priority for the company....

Apple says it had record 4 million iPhone orders on first day, exceeds supply
NEW YORK (AP) -- Apple had more than 4 million advance orders of its new, larger iPhones in the first 24 hours, exceeding its initial supply, the company said Monday....

Apple releases special tool to delete free U2 album from iTunes after complaints
NEW YORK (AP) -- Some iPhone users are not happy that U2's new album, "Songs of Innocence," was automatically added to their iTunes music library, free of charge. In response, Apple has released a special tool that lets people remove the album from their collections....

Kim Dotcom's party may earn New Zealand Parliament seats, but little threat to prime minister
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) -- At a recent political rally in Wellington, indicted Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom jokingly asked members of New Zealand's spy agency to raise their hands....

Broadway comes kicking and screaming into the 21st century, thanks in part to one man
NEW YORK (AP) -- When John Travolta shocked theater fans by mangling the pronunciation of Idina Menzel's name at the Oscars, one person saw a gift in the slip - Damian Bazadona....

Police hoax that targeted celebrities spreads to gamers seeking retaliation against opponents
DENVER (AP) -- The calls to 911 raised an instant alarm: One caller said he shot his co-workers at a Colorado video game company and had hostages. Another in Florida said her father was drunk, wielding a machine gun and threatening their family....

'SheTaxi' app seeks female drivers for women; concerns include safety and religion
NEW YORK (AP) -- Sometimes a woman can be hard to find - if you're looking for one behind the wheel of a taxi in New York City....

Danish TDC to buy Norway's Get for $2.2 billion to become region's top entertainment company
HELSINKI (AP) -- Danish TDC telecom group says it plans to acquire Norway's leading cable TV company Get AS, in a deal valued at 13.8 billion kroner ($2.2 billion)....

Chinese city creates cellphone sidewalk lane, inspired by Washington experiment
BEIJING (AP) -- Taking a cue from an American TV program, the Chinese city of Chongqing has created a smartphone sidewalk lane, offering a path for those too engrossed in messaging and tweeting to watch where they're going....

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Alibaba increases IPO price range to between $66 and $68 per share from $60 to $66 per share.

Apple releases special tool to delete free U2 album from iTunes after complaints

'SheTaxi' app seeks female drivers for women; concerns include safety and religion

Police hoax that targeted celebrities spreads to gamers seeking retaliation against opponents

Purchase of 'Minecraft' maker could help boost Microsoft's mobile reach

Massachusetts court tosses lawsuit to block Tesla Motors from selling cars directly to buyers

Apple says it had record 4 million iPhone orders on first day, exceeds supply

Chinese city creates cellphone sidewalk lane, inspired by Washington experiment

Broadway comes kicking and screaming into the 21st century, thanks in part to one man

Kim Dotcom's party may earn New Zealand Parliament seats, but little threat to prime minister

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