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Aereo Plans To Go On

Reuters | Posted 09.09.2014 | Technology

(Reuters) - Aereo, the video streaming service which sought to provide an alternative to traditional television broadcasters, said it believes it can ...

Sharing and a Shrinking (or Expanding) Economy

Michael Drew | Posted 09.01.2014 | Business
Michael Drew

Uber is awesome. Airbnb is amazing. Taxis are too expensive and hard to come by. Hotels are astoundingly overpriced. This is why Uber works and why ...

How to Keep the American Dream Alive

Gary Shapiro | Posted 09.02.2014 | Politics
Gary Shapiro

Like our Founding Fathers, we must press on with the ingenuity, creativity and entrepreneurial spirit that are vital to America's success. More, our leaders must recognize that innovation is critical to our country's global leadership and economic growth.

Gerry Smith

Aereo Is So Desperate It's Turning To Congress For Help

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 07.02.2014 | Technology

In what may be its final gasp, the streaming TV service Aereo urged customers Tuesday to lobby Congress and protest a Supreme Court ruling that dealt ...

Aereo: It's Over Now

Shelly Palmer | Posted 08.30.2014 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

The Supreme Court's ruling directly affected a very small slice of the current TV landscape. However, its ramifications for the future are much, much greater -- especially considering that in 36 months, more people will be watching primetime television programming online than on broadcast TV.

Aereo Goes Dark After Major Supreme Court Loss

The Huffington Post | Benjamin Hart | Posted 06.30.2014 | Technology

On Saturday, Aereo CEO Chet Kanojia announced that his company would "pause our operations temporarily" after a Supreme Court decision struck a major ...

(VIDEO) Forrester's Nail on Aereo Decision: Existing Business Models have been Reinforced

Andy Plesser | Posted 08.25.2014 | Media
Andy Plesser

Forrester principal analyst Jim Nail is "disappointed" by today's U.S. Supreme Court ruling in the Aereo case.  He says it is unfortunate and it rein...

Slipperiness Behind Aereo Ruling: Solving Riddles of Legislative Intent and Separation of Powers

Clay Calvert | Posted 08.25.2014 | Politics
Clay Calvert

Fathoming legislative intent simply is too subjective and too slender of a reed to support such an important decision and to divide the winners from the losers that others have already sorted out.

SCOTUS: Broadcasters Win

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 08.25.2014 | Media
Joe Peyronnin

In a major win for broadcasters, the Supreme Court ruled 6-3 that Aereo, a streaming service that provides access to programs at about the same time as they are broadcast, violates the Copyright Act of 1976. The decision is a huge blow for Aereo, which may go out of business.

Gerry Smith

Aereo Loses Supreme Court Fight Against Broadcasters

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 06.25.2014 | Technology

The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that Aereo was violating copyright law by streaming broadcast TV signals to subscribers without paying for them, ...

Three Questions About the Aereo Supreme Court Case That Desperately Need Answers

Elyssa Pachico | Posted 06.29.2014 | Technology
Elyssa Pachico

It's now up to the SCOTUS to answer what's arguably the most important Aereo question of all: What's the future of TV going to look like?

Aereo v. Broadcasters: Things to Ponder

Shelly Palmer | Posted 06.28.2014 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

The implications of the Aereo decision will be far-reaching and it will impact every aspect of the broadcast television business. Is this technology good or bad? It's not about the technology at all... it's about people understanding how it is being used.

Clearing the Aereo

Jim Monroe | Posted 06.23.2014 | Media
Jim Monroe

Big media tries to ease its headaches through big lawsuits, but that strategy has backfired. A couple of suits, against Sony's Betamax and Cablevision's network DVR, resulted in landmark decisions against media companies and in favor of viewers.

Antonin Scalia Seems Confused By HBO

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.22.2014 | Politics

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia may know a lot... but does he know about HBO? It appears not, according to a transcript from Tuesday's Supreme...

Aereo CEO Speaks Out

AP | ANICK JESDANUN | Posted 04.22.2014 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — Television broadcasters face off at the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday with Aereo, a company that offers live TV over the Internet. T...

TV Viewers, the Cloud Computing Industry, and Internet Users Watch Supreme Court Copyright Clash

Edward J. Black | Posted 06.22.2014 | Technology
Edward J. Black

If Aereo is successfully attacked, many cloud-based Internet services will be greatly endangered. The high court should not let this happen, including for reasons that extend far beyond the obvious broadcasting issues.

Gerry Smith

The Supreme Court Is About To Decide The Future Of Television

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 04.22.2014 | Technology

Major television broadcasters and Aereo will argue before the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday in a case that is about much more than the future of a contro...

A WSJ Op-Ed You Might Actually Like Blasts Obama For Siding With Evil Cable Giants

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 04.17.2014 | Business

Media mogul Barry Diller blasted the Obama administration for taking the side of the nation's biggest broadcasters against the company he is bankrolli...

Aereo to Face Uphill Battle in Supreme Court Next Week, Experts Say (analysis)

Jonathan Handel | Posted 06.15.2014 | Media
Jonathan Handel

Next week's Supreme Court argument will be difficult for cable-competitor Aereo, legal experts agree, as the company faces off against not just br...

Huge Change May Come To CBS If It Loses Lawsuit

Reuters | Posted 05.11.2014 | Technology

March 11 (Reuters) - CBS Corp Chief Executive Officer Leslie Moonves said the No. 1 rated broadcaster could offer its content directly to consumers ...

Aereo Blocked In 6 Western U.S. States (And Parts Of Yellowstone)

AP | Posted 04.22.2014 | Technology

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah judge on Wednesday blocked TV streaming company Aereo Inc. from operating in several Western states, at least until the...

Aereo CEO: Do I Look Scared?

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology

Four of the world's biggest broadcasters are taking streaming TV company Aereo to the Supreme Court. The company's chief executive isn't too concerned...

WATCH: The CEO Of Aereo Reveals His 'Most Important Personal Driver'

Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Chet Kanojia's company Aereo, an Internet start-up that streams TV content, is rising in the national consciousness as more users turn toward its conv...

Digital Streaming Debate Heads To The Supreme Court

Reuters | Posted 03.12.2014 | Technology

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a closely watched appeal filed by the four ma...

Gerry Smith

Broadcasters Ask Supreme Court To Stop Streaming Service

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 10.11.2013 | Technology

Major television broadcasters filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday asking it to stop Aereo, the controversial streaming service that...