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Aereo presses case despite Supreme Court setback

...saying that the company acted like a cable system, so its service constituted a...called Ivi didn't qualify as a cable system and thus wasn't entitled to compulsory...Ivi decision by deeming Aereo a cable system.But that's a stretch, experts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-10/aereo-presses-case-despite
Supreme Court rules against Internet startup Aereo in copyright fight with broadcasters

...to transmit their programs.Aereo looks a lot like a cable system, Justice Stephen Breyer wrote for the court in rejecting...system is, for all practical purposes, identical to a cable system," he said.Aereo is available in New York, Boston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-25/supreme-court-rules-agains
Aereo CEO speaks on future of company, industry

...the change.Q: How did you come up with this idea?A: My last company, we pioneered how to measure viewership in cable systems. When you started looking at the data, it was obvious that nobody watches more than eight channels. Half of them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-20/aereo-ceo-speaks-future-co
Braves' move highlights race, class disparity in Atlanta

...divisions.Once owned by media mogul Ted Turner, the Braves grew a national fan base as their games were carried on cable systems around the country on one of Turner's TV stations. To support their argument for leaving, the Braves released a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-12-14/braves-move-highlights-r
Fort Gordon soldier cherishes little treasures about Thanksgiving at home

...enlisted in the Navy as a jet engine mechanic.After leaving the Navy in 2009, he joined the Army a year later as a cable systems installer and was back overseas for both holidays in 2012. That time, he was sent to Kandahar Airfield in Afghanistan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-27/fort-gordon-soldier-cherishes
Superdome officials worried about power outage

...1 million on Superdome improvements, including more than $600,000 for upgrading the dome's electrical feeder cable system, work that was done in December."As discussed in previous board meetings, this enhancement is necessary to maintain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-02-05/superdome-officials-worried-a
Business news

...Group, says it will continue to provide network programming to viewers even if Sinclair pulls its stations off the cable system.Time Warner's end run around Sinclair late Thursday is the latest twist in a long-running struggle between TV...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-01-01/business-news
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Comcast to add NBC to diversify

...Philadelphia-based company to a media conglomerate and above the pack of cable operators that remain content to run their regional cable systems. "Does the world ever stand still?" Mr. Roberts said. Bringing NBC Universal into the Comcast family is "pro-consumer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/04/bus_558016.shtml
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Comcast's NBC talks cap its decades-long rise in industry

...belt-and-suspenders company. He bought American Cable Systems for $500,000 -- an opportunity...Philadelphia street. American Cable Systems, which served 1,200 subscribers...the descendant of that small cable system -- Comcast Corp. -- still believes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/22/bus_556612.shtml
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TV watching in digital age doesn't need a television

...and for a while I couldn't fathom why. Among his acquisitions are TV programs commonly available somewhere in our cable-system universe. He buys programs he could capture on our DVR and play back for free. Why would he consider paying $1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/27/liv_466937.shtml
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