Supreme Court Puts Kibosh on Aereo


Aereo may be dead in the water after the Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled it broke federal law by retransmitting programming without paying copyright fees. The company, which allows consumers to watch broadcast TV over the Internet, had been in long-running battles with broadcasters over the legality of its service. “Today’s decision by the United States Supreme Court is a massive setback for the American consumer,” said Aereo founder and CEO Chet Kanojia. “Today’s decision clearly states that how the technology works does not matter.”

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Justices rule for broadcasters in fight with Aereo

The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a startup Internet company has to pay broadcasters when it takes television programs from the airwaves and allows subscribers to watch them on smartphones and other portable devices.

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European court says Google must amend some search results when asked

A European court has ruled that Google must amend some search results at the request of ordinary people when they show links to outdated, irrelevant information, in an important test of the so-called “right to be forgotten.”

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Appeals court rules Apple can sue Motorola, creates claim chaos for Data Detectors

A U.S. appeals court ruled that Apple and Google’s Motorola can sue each other over smartphone patents, overturning Judge Richard Posner’s opinion from the summer of 2012. The court also sided with a claim construction that does not favor Apple, and may impact its case with Samsung.



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