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Violin Memory files for an IPO to raise $173 million.

Ooh. Facebook’s market value passed $100 billion yesterday.

Apple plans to launch its iPhone trade-in program in September.

The economic recovery hasn’t been so good for 95% of people.

Twelve quotes from comedians to help when your job makes you want to cry.

France is heading for the biggest economic train wreck in Europe.

Seriously, a startup mansion in Silicon Valley has bunk beds.

Serena Williams needed just an hour to beat Italy’s Francesca Schiavone at the U.S. Open

The Nasdaq OMX and NYSE Euronext can’t agree on what caused the outage.

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