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Sony warns of income drop as demand for disc-based media evaporates

The Japanese tech giant has offered a revised earnings statement, blaming a costly exit from the PC business and diminishing demand for disc-based media.

By May 1, 2014

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Vimeo relaunches On Demand pay-for-play platform

The updated site introduces a storefront and collections of films to make it easier for viewers to find -- and pay filmmakers directly -- for videos that interest them.

By March 10, 2014

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Verizon to buy EdgeCast to meet demand for online media

With the approval of both company boards, the deal is expected to close early next year.

By December 9, 2013

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Apple TV adds CNBC, Fox Now

Apple's set-top box continues to add more channels as it works to gain customers against Roku and others.

By July 29, 2014

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Rhapsody hits 2 million paid members

The pioneer in subscription streaming music hits a subscriber milestone six weeks after teaming up with T-Mobile on a discounted service, a model Rhapsody will move to France.

By July 28, 2014

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Chromecast at Year 1: Why it's more than just an impulse buy (Q&A)

For the first birthday of Google's streaming-media stick, the exec behind the dirt-cheap dongle discusses its back story, year one, and the path ahead.

By July 29, 2014

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Dear piracy apologists: Downloading unreleased films is not cool

Commentary: Even in the age of Spotify and Netflix, the movie-going experience remains largely intact. Not because of greed, but because filmmaking has no good alternative.

By July 29, 2014

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Netflix Q2 profit surges as it surpasses 50M subscribers

Netflix's rapid adoption both at home and abroad means another quarter with gangbusters profit growth, but the costs of its grandiose plans to get even bigger crimped it a bit.

By July 21, 2014

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Google's Chromecast: Holding market share, losing viewers

Google's $35 streaming-video TV dongle is holding its market position but usage is dropping, according to data from Parks Associates.

By June 10, 2014

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Portuguese media outlets demand Google pay for links, news leads

The latest example of a trend sweeping the Continent: Make the company pay for the right to use links, story snippets in Google News.

By March 27, 2013