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Supreme Court said Aereo is a cable company, so now it wants to be treated like one

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    Supreme Court said Aereo is a cable company, so now it wants to be treated like one

    (Engadget.com) - Despite Aereo's best efforts, the Supreme Court decided that its service was too much like cable TV and therefore its unlicensed streaming of TV broadcasts were illegal. Now, after putting its service on pause, Aereo has filed a letter with the US District Court saying that since the Court said it's like a cable system, it is entitled to the same statutory license that cable companies pay broadcasters....

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