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  1. Universal, Redbox Extend DVD Rental Deal With 28 Day Window Through 2014

    5:10 am 3/1/2012

    UPDATE: An analyst says it is a win for the DVD rental kiosk operator that the studio didn't side with Warner Bros., which has been pushing to make its home entertainment titles available to Redbox 56 days after their release.Read more

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  2. Warner Bros., Redbox Divided on DVD Terms

    3:49 pm 2/29/2012

    Talking up UltraViolet and Flixster, home entertainment president Kevin Tsujihara says negotiations are ongoing with the giant operator of DVD kiosks.Read more

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  3. Verizon CFO: Redbox Video Venture Launch Planned for August

    8:06 am 2/27/2012

    The telecom giant expects to have a "major discussion" with content providers about programming costs and sees its planned wireless spectrum acquisition on track, says Francis Shammo.Read more

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  4. Disney May Impose a 28-Day Wait on DVD Rental Services

    5:27 pm 2/7/2012

    Chief Executive Bob Iger says "Redbox and a lot of these services" will have to adhere to a new window or get their DVDs elsewhere.Read more

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  5. Redbox Owner, Verizon Form Video Joint Venture to Challenge Netflix

    5:57 am 2/6/2012

    UPDATED: The partners will bring together Redbox rentals and Verizon's business to create a new video on-demand streaming and download service.Read more

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  6. Redbox, Walmart Renew Relationship Until 2015

    7:18 am 1/31/2012

    DVD rental kiosks will continue to be provided in the retail giant's store, which had featured the first Redbox locations.Read more

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  7. Blind Advocate Group Files Class Action Suit Against Redbox

    7:00 am 1/13/2012

    Plaintiffs say that the discount DVD-rental outfit's DVD kiosks are inaccessible and they could be using screen-reading technology, but the company has chosen not to in violation of the law.Read more

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  8. Redbox, Blockbuster Oppose Warner Bros. Plan to Delay New DVD Rentals for Eight Weeks

    5:41 am 1/11/2012

    Netflix is going along with the new plan, with one analyst saying that the online streaming firm is "really not focused on new releases."Read more

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  9. Blu-ray Sales Up 20 Percent in 2011; Brick-and-Mortar Rental Activity Down 28.8 Percent

    10:56 am 1/10/2012

    "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1" and "Part 2" were the top-selling titles of the past year, according to Digital Entertainment Group data.Read more

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  10. Warner Bros. Doubles Delay on Netflix, Redbox DVD Rentals to 56 Days

    5:42 am 1/6/2012

    The change is part of Hollywood studios' effort to support DVD sales.Read more

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