Broadcasters Don’t Own the Airwaves

By Barry Diller – An “antenna in the cloud” records broadcast signals and sends them to users over the Web for viewing then or later on various devices. This has made an old analog technology relevant again, available to customers for only $8 a month. It’s not a piracy trick, as broadcasters have alleged, but a genuine innovation that consumers should be able to choose.

Yet broadcasters claim Aereo is “stealing” their content.

Why is the industry pushing to punish those who wish to receive their television through airwaves, which are not owned by broadcasters? more>


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