Xbox chief promises to bring ‘Minecraft’ to Windows Phone

Xbox chief promises to bring 'Minecraft' to Windows PhoneWith a simple “yes,” Microsoft's Xbox chief, Phil Spencer, has confirmed that Minecraft will be heading to Windows Phone. It's not a surprising move given Microsoft's recent acquisition of the popular title, but the software maker didn't promise to bring Minecraft to Windows Phone in its original announcement. Spencer's confirmation means Microsoft will likely be working on porting the game across once the deal is finalized, and it may even arrive for Surface RT and Windows RT users.

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Microsoft plays on iOS 8 issues by doubling free OneDrive space to 30GB

Apple released its iOS 8 update earlier this week, but a number of iPhone and iPad owners ran into problems with the amount of free storage required to install the latest operating system. Microsoft is taking advantage of these issues by doubling its free OneDrive storage to 30GB today. “We’ve been listening to the commentary about storage on the new iPhones released today and we wanted to get you more storage right away,” explains OneDrive program manager Douglas Pearce. “We think you’ll appreciate having more free storage while setting up your iPhone 6 or upgrading to iOS 8.”

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With Alibaba’s big debut, 10 things to know

Alibaba employees attend the opening bell ceremony during the company's IPO at the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, Sept. 19, 2014 in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)NEW YORK (AP) — China's e-commerce giant Alibaba began trading its shares Friday on the New York Stock Exchange. Here are ten things to know about Alibaba, and why its initial public offering made history:

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Google’s easing back on G+ sign-ups for new email accounts

Need to make a new Gmail account but don’t want to deal with creating a mandatory Google+ profile to go with it? Don’t sweat it, because Mountain View’s removed that requirement to join its ailing social network, and once again signing up for the…

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Astronauts getting 3-D printer at space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The 3-D printing boom is about to invade space.

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