Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
The Courts The Media Entertainment

Supreme Court Rules Against Aereo Streaming Service 484 484

New submitter Last_Available_Usern (756093) writes that the Aereo saga is likely over. "The U.S. Supreme Court today dealt a potentially fatal blow to Aereo, an Internet service that allows customers to watch broadcast TV programs on mobile devices by renting a small DVR and antennas (in supported cities) to record and then retransmit local programming on-demand over the internet." Ruling (PDF). Aereo was found to be publicly transmitting, according to SCOTUSBlog "The essence of the Aereo ruling is that Aereo is equivalent to a cable company, not merely an equipment provider."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Supreme Court Rules Against Aereo Streaming Service

Comments Filter:

egrep -n '^[a-z].*\(' $ | sort -t':' +2.0

Working...