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With Aereo, Supreme Court digs into copyright nuances

The justices grill both TV-streaming service Aereo and the broadcasters suing it to interpret what is public, what is private, and whether copies of the same thing are really different at all.

By April 22, 2014

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Radio Shack steps out of the '80s (just for Super Bowl)

Mary Lou Retton, Cliff from "Cheers" and Hulk Hogan are just a few long-gone stars brought out of cobwebs to sell Radio Shack.

By February 2, 2014

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Amazon's second wave of original pilots goes live

The latest batch includes hour-long dramas for the first time, and Amazon Studios will again crowdsource content decisions, picking the ones to make full series based on customer viewing data and reviews.

By February 6, 2014

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What is UPP? Or, why do TVs cost the same at every store?

Ever wonder why the TV you're considering costs the same in every store, and online? It's not a coincidence, it's UPP. Say goodbye to deal hunting.

By November 25, 2013

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Benchmark test Blu-ray helps you set up your TV like a boss

We go hands on with the second edition of the "Spears and Munsil HD Benchmark" test Blu-ray.

By May 20, 2013

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U.K. student strikes deal to avoid extradition in copyright case

Richard O'Dwyer of TV-Shack fame will not be extradited to the United States to face copyright infringement charges, and will pay compensation instead.

By November 28, 2012

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Digital entertainment in 2013: Five predictions

Here's some of what we think we'll be writing about during the next year, from Netflix's comeback to iRadio to Kim DotCom staying put in New Zealand.

By December 21, 2012

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Embedding copyright-infringing video is not a crime, court rules

Appeals judge Richard Posner says MyVidster, a social video bookmarking site sued by Flava Works, doesn't encourage swapping and thus doesn't embolden infringement.

By August 3, 2012

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U.K. Home Office won't block O'Dwyer extradition in copyright case

The British government department has said that the Home Secretary, who has the power to block extraditions, will not intervene in the matter of the U.S. request for Richard O'Dwyer.

By July 3, 2012

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Barry Diller to broadcasters suing TV service Aereo: Bring it on

The always-frank Diller told a crowd at SWSX he's eager, ready and within the law to help people watch live broadcast TV without paying the broadcasters.

By March 11, 2012