TV-over-Internet service Aereo continues expansion

Aug 08, 2013

Aereo is accelerating the expansion of its $8-a-month service providing broadcast television over the Internet.

The service started in New York last year and expanded to Boston and Atlanta this spring. It has announced plans to expand to Utah on Aug. 19 and Chicago on Sept. 13. On Thursday, Aereo announced plans for three additional markets—Miami on Sept. 2, Houston on Sept. 16 and Dallas on Sept. 23.

Service will come with several over-the-air stations, plus the financial channel Bloomberg TV.

Aereo converts into and sends them over the Internet to subscribers' computers and mobile devices. Subscribers can watch channels live or record them with an Internet-based .

The New York company has won key court rulings in a broadcasters' copyright-infringement lawsuit.

Explore further: One man trying to bring Broadway into 21st century

not rated yet
add to favorites email to friend print save as pdf

Related Stories

Recommended for you

Cutting congestion on the data network highway

Sep 12, 2014

Perhaps no other consumer-driven technology has made such incredible advances in such a relatively short space of time as the mobile phone. Today's smartphones are used to stream videos, access social media ...

T-Mobile to sell phones that call, text on Wi-Fi (Update)

Sep 10, 2014

T-Mobile will sell more than 100 smartphone models with a built-in feature that taps into Wi-Fi networks to make phone calls and send texts when customers can't connect to the wireless carrier's cellular network.

User comments : 0