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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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The PC market is reviving, and so is Intel

The world's biggest chipmaker ended 2014 on solid footing thanks in part to its reinvigorated PC business. However, Intel's mobile division remains a huge drag.

By January 15, 2015

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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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Alibaba launching effort to woo US retailers

The Chinese e-commerce giant's new Alipay ePass platform is designed to ease logistics for US-based companies that want to sell their wares directly to buyers in China.

By January 16, 2015

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Silicon Valley's big acquisition mantra: Buy it, leave it alone

As tech giants try to figure out their place in the future, they're giving more autonomy to founders of companies they've swallowed up.

By January 24, 2015

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Netflix CEO sees plenty of room to coexist with HBO online

Reed Hastings says that "it's definitely not a zero-sum game" when it comes to online streaming-video services.

By January 20, 2015

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What's next for Facebook?

The past year was full of announcements of advanced ads and mobile apps, as well as blockbuster acquisitions. Where's it all going?

By January 2, 2015

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Smartphones and tablets lying low ahead of CES 2015

There should be no shortage of tablets and smartphones at the annual Las Vegas show, though not the blockbusters of yesterday.

By December 11, 2014