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Alibaba's Ma seen as titan of innovation

The first time Jack Ma used the Internet, in 1995, he searched for "beer" and "China" but found no results. Intrigued, he created a basic Web page for a Chinese translation service with a friend. Within hours, he received a handful of emails from around the world requesting information.

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