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."
(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."