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Packages of DVDs await shipment at the Netflix.com headquarters. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Subscribers Irked After Netflix Raises Rates

Netflix has provoked the ire of some of its 23 million subscribers by raising its prices by as much as 60 percent for those who want to rent DVDs by mail and watch video on the Interne

07/13/2011

A Customer holds DVDs at a Blockbuster Video store in Wilsonville, Oregon on November 11, 2004. (credit: Craig Mitchelldyer/Getty Images)

Dish Network Acquiring Blockbuster For $228 Million

Dish Network said Wednesday that it won the auction for Blockbuster with a bid valued at $228 million in cash.

04/06/2011

A Customer holds DVDs at a Blockbuster Video store in Wilsonville, Oregon on November 11, 2004. (credit: Craig Mitchelldyer/Getty Images)

Bids Come In For Dallas-Based Blockbuster

Blockbuster is mulling bids from Carl Icahn and others in an auction process that continues in court.

04/05/2011

A Customer holds DVDs at a Blockbuster Video store in Wilsonville, Oregon on November 11, 2004. (credit: Craig Mitchelldyer/Getty Images)

Blockbuster Launches ‘Less Waiting’ Ad Campaign

Blockbuster launched a national ad campaign that promotes its 28-day head start over competitors Netflix and Redbox.

11/23/2010

Blockbuster Makes Official Announcement of Bankruptcy Filing

It’s official. A quarter-century after being founded in Dallas, Blockbuster has filed for bankruptcy.

09/23/2010

Blockbuster Ready To File For Chapter 11

Blockbuster bosses are hoping to save their company by going bankrupt. 

09/22/2010

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