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coinstar

Article

Verizon teams up with Redbox to offer video streaming service

Carrier is getting into the video streaming business through a new partnership with Coinstar, the company that owns the Redbox video rental kiosk business.

By February 6, 2012

Article

ecoATM kiosk scans used gadget, pays owner

The maker of the ecoATM, an electronics take-back and recycling kiosk, raises money from Coinstar and others to launch in more retail locations.

By February 16, 2011

Article

Redbox quarterly performance disappoints

Coinstar says it will post lower-than-expected earnings for the fourth quarter. Analyst Michael Pachter called the quarter "a hiccup attributable to overly aggressive guidance."

By January 14, 2011

Video

Netflix gets competition with Verizon-Redbox deal

Watch out, Netflix. A new competitor will soon be entering the movie-streaming business. Verizon has announced it will team up with Coinstar, the parent of DVD rental company Redbox. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the details of the partnership and why Netflix needs to worry.

February 6, 2012

Article

Redbox Instant video streaming said to launch in December

Leaked details reveal that Verizon's service, which aims to compete with Netflix, could get introduced in a couple weeks and cost as little as $6 per month.

By November 29, 2012

Article

Redbox hits 1.5 billion DVD, Blu-ray rentals

The company says that it's also bringing video game rentals to 5,000 more kiosks around the U.S.

By July 29, 2011

Article

Home video numbers are up, but little reward for Netflix

Hollywood is a long way from returning to the days when consumers were paying $30 for a DVD and spending $4 to rent a single title. Still, digital revenue is showing some positive signs.

By July 30, 2012

Article

Redbox Instant's full launch won't be until spring 2013

The video streaming and DVD rental service aiming to compete with Netflix won't be commercially available until next year, however its public beta should be ready within the next month.

By December 4, 2012

Article

Redbox, like Netflix, agrees to sales-only window

Video rental kiosk operator follows video rental site in creating a 28-day period in which it won't rent new Warner Bros. releases. Deal is designed to help the studio boost DVD sales.

By February 16, 2010

Review

Quirky Porkfolio

Novelty factor aside, at less than $50, the kid-friendly Porkfolio feels like a justifiable splurge -- and a good gift, too.

September 5, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating September 5, 2014