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Alibaba IPO Investors Come Third in Jack Ma’s Vision

Alibaba IPO Investors Come Third in Jack Ma’s Vision

China’s richest man wants investors inAlibaba Group Holding Ltd. to know where they stand in its initial public offering — and that may not be where they imagine. “Customers first, employees second, and shareholders third,” Chairman Jack Ma wrote in a letter in Alibaba’s IPO ...

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Discoverly Is The Social Networking Tool That Makes Work Intros Easier (And Creepier)

Discoverly Is The Social Networking Tool That Makes Work Intros Easier (And Creepier)

I’m looking at the Facebook page of a well-known angel investor in Silicon Valley, staring at a little icon silhouette of a person next to his profile picture. It’s faded out and grey, meaning he’s eluded the networking efforts of ...

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Get Cracking on Learning Computer Code

Get Cracking on Learning Computer Code

Knowing how to write computer code has probably never been more valuable. The barriers to learning code are low and keep getting lower — you just need a little patience and a dose of ambition. Some smartphone apps do a ...

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Building Your Own Business Website? 4 Mistakes to Avoid

Building Your Own Business Website? 4 Mistakes to Avoid

Do-it-yourself website-building platforms have made high-quality websites much more affordable for small businesses. But being able to create your own website without any formal Web design training means that you may overlook some key elements that a professional designer would ...

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Alibaba Acquires UCWeb, Maker Of China’s Most Popular Mobile Browser

Alibaba Acquires UCWeb, Maker Of China’s Most Popular Mobile Browser

Alibaba, already an investor in UCWeb, will buy all remaining shares of the web browser and search company. The two firms announced the merger, one of the most significant among Chinese Internet companies to date, earlier today. UCWeb will join UC ...

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7 Ways to Upgrade Mom for Mother’s Day

7 Ways to Upgrade Mom for Mother’s Day

Every mom’s life can be made a little easier this Mother’s Day with a tech upgrade from her loving family. These seven products will help Mom get work done on the road or in the house, stay connected to those ...

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Internet Explorer Security Bug: How to Protect Yourself

Internet Explorer Security Bug: How to Protect Yourself

Microsoft over the weekend admitted to a huge vulnerability in Internet Explorer that allow hackers to set up malicious websites in order to gain complete access to visitors’ PC, provided they visited the page with a IE (version 6 and up). From there, ...

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Launching apps all day? You might be a ‘mobile addict’

Launching apps all day? You might be a ‘mobile addict’

Mobile addicts are multiplying at an alarming rate, as an increasing number of teens, college students and middle-age parents fall victim to the problem. A “mobile addict” is defined as a user that launches apps more than 60 times a ...

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5 Unique Mobile Apps for Your Business

5 Unique Mobile Apps for Your Business

As many business owners have discovered in recent years, mobile technology has dramatically changed and, in many ways, improved the way they work. Whether they enhance productivity, schedule meetings or simply keep you organized, apps specifically designed for business can ...

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On Cyber Monday, here’s how to not get cyber screwed

On Cyber Monday, here’s how to not get cyber screwed

‘Tis the season for getting monster deals online.  But just because Cyber Monday lacks the threat of being trampled to death by a hoard of penny pinchers doesn’t mean you’re safe. Scammers, hackers, and swindlers of all types are lurking ...

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