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Future blockbuster? Tetris to become 'epic sci-fi' movie

The classic falling-blocks video game is set to become a major motion picture taking place in a sci-fi universe.

By September 30, 2014

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Alibaba's blockbuster IPO: Why you should care about the Chinese giant

CNET breaks down Alibaba's sprawling e-commerce empire and explains why everyone's been talking about the Chinese company's initial public offering.

By September 19, 2014

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AT&T to acquire DirecTV for $48.5B in blockbuster deal

Acquisition creates a powerhouse for services in the home, allowing AT&T to pair its own wireless network with DirecTV's satellite TV service.

By May 18, 2014

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Blockbuster is back: 10 new stores to open this year

DVD rental chain Blockbuster is coming back, with new stores, its postal DVD service, and streaming options all on the cards.

By February 28, 2014

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Droid Turbo supercharges Verizon's franchise with 2-day battery

The smartphone, built by Motorola Mobility, will feature a battery that can last up to 48 hours and a Turbo Charger that can provide 8 hours of use on a 15-minute charge.

By October 28, 2014

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Blockbuster to call it quits in the UK

The move follows the decision by parent company Dish to shut down all company-owned stores in the United States.

By December 12, 2013

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Five ways Samsung can overhaul its ailing smartphone business

Profits tumbled a stunning 74 percent in Samsung's mobile business in the third quarter, and tough times may continue. Here's what Samsung can do to turn things around.

By October 31, 2014

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And the last Blockbuster movie ever rented is...

Company commemorates the auspicious occasion of its final film rental by capturing the moment for posterity.

By November 12, 2013

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How to rent movies now that Blockbuster is dead

Rest in peace, Blockbuster stores. Long live Redbox, libraries, streaming services, and other alternatives.

By November 7, 2013

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Blockbuster stores meet their end

Dish shutters 300 Blockbuster video stores and ends the DVDs-by-mail program, Amazon pushes bookstores to sell the Kindle, and Google creates a caller ID database for Android.

By November 6, 2013