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World War II Film Looks to Claim Top Spot This Weekend

After a two-week run at the top of the movie box office heap, “Gone Girl” from Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (NASDAQ: FOXA) is expected to be replaced by a World ...
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Will HBO Need a Partner to Launch Its Web-Only Service?

During a presentation at the Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) investor day Wednesday morning, HBO’s CEO, Richard Plepler, said that HBO will begin selling a digital version of its programming next ...
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Giants at Cowboys Tickets Are Top-Priced NFL Divisional Matchup of Week 7

Four divisional matchups will take place in the NFL as the season enters Week 7. The league’s top-priced divisional game belongs to an NFC East meeting between the Giants and ...
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How Americans Watch Video

There are now more ways for Americans to watch video than there were channels to watch some 50 or so years ago. There are plain old TV sets; laptops and ...
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Home Opener Against the Knicks the Season’s Most Expensive Ticket for Cavaliers

The Cleveland Cavaliers have a new look for the 2014-15 NBA season. Obviously LeBron James returning home takes the cake, but big man Kevin Love rounds out a new “Big ...
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‘Gone Girl’ Builds Expectations for Weekend Movie Releases

After a so-so September at the box office, October’s movie releases are expected to start strong and get stronger. The main event this week is film based on a best-selling ...
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Who Will Get Bought First, RealD or DreamWorks?

Buyouts hopes are becoming the new trend this week. First, DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. (NASDAQ: DWA) was reportedly in buyout talks with Japan’s Softbank and those talks have reportedly already cooled ...
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Redskins at Eagles Tickets Are Top-Priced NFL Divisional Match-Up of Week 3

Five divisional matchups will take place in the NFL this Sunday as the season enters Week 3. The Eagles will host the return of former wide receiver DeSean Jackson when ...
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How Much Time Do Viewers Really Spend With Netflix?

When Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) last reported how many hours of video it streamed, the total came to 6.5 billion hours for the first quarter of 2014. Divided by the ...
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Denzel Washington’s ‘The Equalizer’ Packs Movie Houses

September is not a particularly good month for movie box office receipts. That’s why this week’s opening of “The Equalizer” starring Denzel Washington must have been a pleasant surprise for ...
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Will GoPro Face Real Competition From Polaroid and Other Players?

The story of GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) has been a fascinating one. The question might not be whether the story may have become too fascinating for investors, but one question ...
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Activision Analyst Looks Beyond Destiny Sell-Off

Activision Blizzard Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) has been falling in the wake of its highly touted release of Destiny. Sterne Agee might argue that despite this fall in price, the company ...
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Denzel Washington Thriller Tops Weekend Movie Releases

The fall movie season has so far been somewhat less than overwhelming. This week’s main entrant may not change that, but “The Equalizer” starring Denzel Washington is touted for the ...
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How Much Could Derek Jeter Earn as a Designated Hitter Ahead?

Derek Jeter is just about to retire as team captain of the New York Yankees. At 40 years old and after 20 seasons, he has already outlasted the career of ...
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More Trouble for the Cloud as Kim Kardashian Nude Photos Released

For some reason, celebrities insist on storing their nude images online. Few have seemed to grasp the fact that putting photos and data on cloud-based services can lead to hacks. ...
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