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CBS chief says network could go all-Internet if Aereo wins

Les Moonves ratchets up the rhetoric around Aereo's Supreme Court case, building on past comments about moving programming to cable. CBS, he says now, could go "over the top."

By March 11, 2014

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Amazon ponies up for second CBS summer show, 'Extant'

Amazon and CBS are replicating their "Under the Dome" partnership for another TV series from Steven Spielberg, this time a space thriller starring Halle Berry called "Extant."

By January 8, 2014

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CBS CEO hints Amazon spent $9.1M for 'Under the Dome'

Les Moonves suggests Amazon paid $700,000 per episode to his broadcast network for the right to stream the Stephen King sci-fi drama four days after broadcast, a first-of-its-kind deal.

By December 10, 2013

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Twitter soars on Wall Street, avoiding Facebook's IPO woes

Though Twitter left millions of dollars on the table, its first-day closing price was up 73 percent, giving the social networking company an impressive market cap of $24.48 billion.

By November 7, 2013

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Why Twitter gets a pass -- even without a sign of profits

Public. Real-time. Conversational. Distributed. The staccato pitch has a very rich ring to investors.

By November 7, 2013

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Bethesda opens Australian office

ZeniMax Australia will oversee local sales, marketing and distribution for gaming titles from the publisher.

By October 2, 2013

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Amazon, CBS to put UK 'Under the Dome' on Lovefilm too

Starting next summer, Amazon's Lovefilm will be the only subscription-based service to stream the CBS sci-fi hit show in the UK.

By September 17, 2013

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Amazon keeps 'Under the Dome' under its umbrella

Its Prime Instant Video service again will exclusively stream episodes of the CBS summer sci-fi hit just four days after they air during its second season, as it did for the first.

By September 12, 2013

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CBS, TWC reach programming deal to end month-long blackout

Network programming is expected to resume on the cable giant's systems in New York, Los Angeles, and Dallas by 3 p.m. PT Monday.

By September 2, 2013

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CBS head calls Time Warner digital rights offer 'egregious'

Les Moonves, CEO of CBS, says Time Warner Cable is asking the broadcaster to either give it digital programming for free or inhibit licensing deals with the likes of Amazon.

By August 6, 2013