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Next-gen high-res video faces new fees and uncertainty

So-called 4K video could arrive later and cost more because of a surprise royalty demand for a certain video compression technology.

By March 26, 2015

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Xbox One uncertainty, earnings drag down GameStop

The game retailer's shares have taken a hit this week, falling nearly 20 percent.

By May 24, 2013

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Kindle Unlimited: Good for customers, not so good for authors?

The terms of service for Amazon's new e-book subscription offering mean uncertainty for self-published Kindle authors, whose work is automatically rolled into the program.

By July 19, 2014

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Father of first Xbox Ed Fries optimistic about Xbox One

Fries, who was instrumental in creating Microsoft's first console, tells CNET about the "DirectX box", wooing developers, and uncertainty around "Halo".

By May 9, 2014

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Windows 8 fear and uncertainty kicks in

Is Windows 8 really the makings of a fiasco? True or not, get ready to hear this more and more as the Windows 8 general release approaches.

By July 26, 2012

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The iPhone at 5: From uncertainty to runaway hit

Apple's iPhone first went on sale five years ago tomorrow. CNET gazes back at some of its early flaws, and looks to what lies ahead.

By June 28, 2012

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Apple sales ban veto: A sign enough's enough with patents

Now that the Obama administration has intervened in a patent dispute between Apple and Samsung, uncertainty lingers over how effective the courts have been in such cases. Are politicians starting to lose patience?

By August 5, 2013

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MetroPCS doubles reach, outs its own Lumia 521, Optimus F3

T-Mobile and MetroPCS want to move quickly to capitalize on any uncertainty in the prepaid market caused by AT&T's looming acquisition of rival prepaid business Leap Wireless.

By July 25, 2013

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Bitcoin hits record exchange values with Cyprus banking crisis

The peer-to-peer virtual currency is up nearly 350 percent in the past two months, thanks largely to uncertainty in Europe's banking community.

By March 28, 2013

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T-Mobile hangs on through 3rd-quarter uncertainty

The company manages to hold its position in the third quarter, but still faces a rough road ahead as the only major U.S. carrier without Apple's iPhone.

By November 10, 2011