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Nice IPO, Alibaba: Now, can you crack the U.S.?

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Suffice to say, Alibaba had a pretty good welcome to Wall Street. Now the real work begins.

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Nice IPO, Alibaba: Now, can you crack the U.S.?

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Suffice to say, Alibaba had a pretty good welcome to Wall Street. Now the real work begins.

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New iPhones resold doubling original price tag in Hong Kong

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The launch of Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in Hong Kong becomes a resale farce as most of the first-day buyers decide to transfer their handsets for quick money.

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Alibaba prepares for imminent IPO at $68 per share

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Some analyst expectations simply won’t be met just given how high expectations have risen for what is being flaunted as the greatest tech IPO in history.

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Apple hiring law enforcement manager in China to handle ‘increasing’ demands for data

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The decision to hire a “head of law enforcement” comes in response to Apple moving to store some Chinese data to servers based on the country’s soil.

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Chinese online store sells ‘special’ pink iPhone 6

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A merchant on China’s e-commerce website Taobao.com claims to have pink and yellow versions of the latest iPhone 6, which official launch date in the Chinese market has yet to be announced.

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New iPhones to be a big hit in Hong Kong on Chinese demand

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The newly released sets of iPhones are tipped to become a big hit in Hong Kong after mainland consumers vow to compete for the reasonable price tag with the locals.

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Videos claiming to show off iPhone 6 appear in China

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A Chinese netizen posted pictures and video of the suspected next-generation iPhone on Sina Weibo on Saturday, showing off the features of the iOS 8 system, health app as well as the smooth screen unlocked through Touch ID.

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Alibaba IPO might top out at $66 per share with $147B valuation

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That estimate would put Alibaba’s value somewhere close to $147 billion, according to a new report.

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Chinese carriers post possible specs and names for iPhone 6

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China Telecom also posted an Apple-style-like advertisement, with detailed specifications of the next-generation smartphone.

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