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SF: Airbnb, Craigslist rentals need to ‘play by the rules' (Q&A)

The hometown of these peer-to-peer networks is cracking down on short-term rentals. CNET talks to the SF supervisor who is leading the charge against hosts who are breaking the law.

By Apr. 19, 2014

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Disney and Sony experiment with in-theater rentals

Microsoft gets serious about cloud computing, Google Mine may be a new "plus" feature, and South Korea experiments with in-theater rentals.

By Jun. 24, 2013

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Disney and Sony experiment with in-theater rentals

Microsoft gets serious about cloud computing, Google Mine may be a new "plus" feature, and South Korea experiments with in-theater rentals.

By Jun. 24, 2013

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Sky Store movie rentals open to all, also on YouView

The Sky Store online movie rental service is now open to non-subscribers, with new films such as Alpha Papa on offer for £3.49 a pop.

By Dec. 4, 2013

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MegaUpload's closure boosts movie rentals and sales

A new study shows that in the months following the takedown of Kim DotCom's cyberlocker, online movie revenue increased by 6 percent to 10 percent.

By Mar. 7, 2013

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Walt Disney, Sony Pictures test rentals of in-theater films

The companies allow customers in South Korea to rent films that are still playing in theaters, but it's unclear if the test will expand to other countries.

By Jun. 24, 2013

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Airbnb founder: Banning private rentals as silly as banning cars

Expect the will of the people to prevail when it comes to overpowering regulatory restrictions against renting out private lodgings, Airbnb Joe Gebbia argues.

By Jun. 5, 2013

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Amazon's got game (and textbook rentals)

Amazon's ever-growing empire now includes a game-development studio and rentable textbooks. Plus: the government's latest push for cell phone radiation warning labels.

By Aug. 7, 2012

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Amazon's got game (and textbook rentals)

Amazon's ever-growing empire now includes a game-development studio and rentable textbooks. Plus: the government's latest push for cell phone radiation warning labels.

By Aug. 7, 2012

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NPD: Cable dominates Web in VOD rentals

With the quality of Netflix's movie library in shabby shape, on-demand movie rentals could be an important category. So far, the cable and satellite providers are whipping Internet guys, says NPD.

By Sep. 24, 2012