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Amazon, Warner Home Video in standoff over 'Lego' preorders

Web giant stops taking advanced orders for some upcoming films in a possible attempt to increase its margins on sales.

By June 11, 2014

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Amazon acknowledges contract standoff with Hachette

Internet retail giant admits restricting sales of the publisher's titles but calls it a justified negotiating approach.

By May 27, 2014

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Dish blinks in Hopper standoff with Disney -- or is it a wink?

The DVR that auto-skips broadcast ads has been deflecting networks' attacks in the courtroom, but Disney succeeds at the contract bargaining table instead -- by giving Dish landmark Internet content rights.

By March 3, 2014

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Online options raise stakes in CBS, Time Warner standoff

With a blackout of CBS' channels, the TV broadcaster and the cable giant are locked in a showdown consumers have seen before. But this time online options like Aereo are shifting the leverage in the fight.

By August 4, 2013

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Google's top five standoffs--from Apple to Yahoo

As the Web search giant grows, it's accumulating a growing legion of enemies, from governments to rivals to onetime friends.

By May 27, 2011

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Intel and Nvidia headed for licensing standoff

A rumored licensing disagreement between Intel and Nvidia appears to be true, and it could have implications for high-end gaming PCs.

By May 30, 2008

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Source code standoff in breathalyzer case

Minnesota officials haven't met a court-imposed deadline for turning over the source code to a breath-test device, which could lead to dropped DUI charges.

By September 4, 2007

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SoundSquare standoff: Monome vs. Tenori-On

Two futuristic music interfaces--the Tenori-On and the Monome--are in a race to capture the hearts of electronic musicians.

By August 23, 2007

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Tech car standoff

This Friday marks the last chance to place your vote for the CNET Tech Car of the Year.

By January 2, 2007

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Amazon to Hachette: Lower e-book prices to $9.99 to end dispute

The e-commerce company has made the book publisher a public offer: accept $9.99 e-book prices, and Amazon won't ask for more of each sale.

By July 29, 2014