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After being shut down by Supreme Court, Aereo now wants to be treated like a cable company

By Justin Kahn
Jul 10, 2014
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  1. About two weeks ago, controversial TV streaming company Aereo suffered a seemingly devastating defeat when the Supreme Court ruled that its service is in violation of copyright law. As of last week the service was put on hold after CEO...

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  2. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TS Guardian Fighter Posts: 8,551   +2,894

    Hahaha *gotta catch my breath* hahaha

    Can't beat'em join'em!
     
  3. Scshadow

    Scshadow TS Guru Posts: 469   +97

    What exactly are the statutory licenses and how does that help Aereo?
     
  4. wastedkill

    wastedkill TS Evangelist Posts: 1,389   +329

    Think its where your immune to everything and you are allowed to commit theft on a grand scale but if you get caught then its illegal.
     
  5. Frank Barnett

    Frank Barnett TS Rookie Posts: 61   +6

     
  6. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 11,691   +1,879

    This is great news. Now I have a tangible reason to loathe Aereo, they're a cable company! I'm going to discontinue my subscription before I make one.
     
  7. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 6,476   +2,034

    Do you mean it's illegal for them to be caught?
     

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